Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 220 275 281
Rank change year-on-year +55 +6 +46
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 76 56 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.84% 0.54% 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 1.86% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 70 53 50
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +21.74%
10th Percentile £52,393 £57,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £92,750 £106,250 £107,125
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% +14.81% -1.82%

AWS CloudFormation is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,236 3,009 2,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 35.90% 28.88% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2,792 2,736 2,177
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 74 (97.37%) AWS
2 53 (69.74%) Terraform
3 50 (65.79%) DevOps
4 48 (63.16%) Docker
5 47 (61.84%) Python
6 34 (44.74%) Infrastructure as Code
7 33 (43.42%) Ansible
8 31 (40.79%) Kubernetes
8 31 (40.79%) Finance
9 26 (34.21%) Google
10 23 (30.26%) Fintech
11 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
12 21 (27.63%) Linux
12 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
13 20 (26.32%) GCP
13 20 (26.32%) Java
14 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management
14 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (22.37%) Serverless
16 16 (21.05%) Infrastructure Automation
17 15 (19.74%) Greenfield Project
17 15 (19.74%) Amazon EC2
17 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
17 15 (19.74%) Puppet
18 14 (18.42%) TDD
18 14 (18.42%) Analytics
19 13 (17.11%) Amazon EKS
19 13 (17.11%) Amazon ECS
19 13 (17.11%) MySQL
20 12 (15.79%) Web Services

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.58%) Confluence
2 4 (5.26%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 74 (97.37%) AWS
2 20 (26.32%) GCP
3 17 (22.37%) Serverless
4 15 (19.74%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (17.11%) Amazon ECS
5 13 (17.11%) Amazon EKS
6 10 (13.16%) Azure
6 10 (13.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 9 (11.84%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (10.53%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (10.53%) GitHub
9 5 (6.58%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (5.26%) DigitalOcean
10 4 (5.26%) IaaS
10 4 (5.26%) Linode
11 3 (3.95%) Amazon S3
11 3 (3.95%) CloudFront
12 2 (2.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (2.63%) AWS CodeDeploy
13 1 (1.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.32%) DSL
2 1 (1.32%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) MySQL
2 11 (14.47%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.63%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.32%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Redis
6 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (27.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
4 5 (6.58%) JIRA
5 3 (3.95%) CircleCI
5 3 (3.95%) GitLab
5 3 (3.95%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.63%) Babel
6 2 (2.63%) GoCD
6 2 (2.63%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.63%) webpack
7 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 12 (15.79%) Advertising
3 9 (11.84%) Marketing
4 5 (6.58%) Banking
5 4 (5.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.95%) Retail
7 2 (2.63%) Law
7 2 (2.63%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (26.32%) AWS Engineer
3 12 (15.79%) AWS DevOps
3 12 (15.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (14.47%) Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Site Reliability Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Digital Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Digital Marketing Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Marketing Web Developer
6 8 (10.53%) PHP Developer
6 8 (10.53%) PHP Web Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Web Developer
7 6 (7.89%) Data Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Operations Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Platform Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior DevOps
8 5 (6.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) Web Services
2 11 (14.47%) React
3 10 (13.16%) AngularJS
4 9 (11.84%) Node.js
5 8 (10.53%) Laravel
5 8 (10.53%) Symfony
6 7 (9.21%) Kafka
7 6 (7.89%) CSS
8 4 (5.26%) boto
8 4 (5.26%) Django
8 4 (5.26%) Flask
8 4 (5.26%) HTML
8 4 (5.26%) Lambda Expressions
9 3 (3.95%) REST
10 2 (2.63%) .NET
10 2 (2.63%) Fusebox
10 2 (2.63%) Sass
10 2 (2.63%) Swagger
10 2 (2.63%) Vue.js
11 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.74%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.89%) Cloud Native
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.26%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (65.79%) DevOps
2 34 (44.74%) Infrastructure as Code
3 23 (30.26%) Fintech
4 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.68%) Configuration Management
5 16 (21.05%) Infrastructure Automation
6 14 (18.42%) Analytics
6 14 (18.42%) TDD
7 12 (15.79%) Web Development
8 11 (14.47%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.16%) Data Science
10 9 (11.84%) Chaos Engineering
10 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (11.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
11 8 (10.53%) Data Analytics
11 8 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (9.21%) BDD
13 6 (7.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 47 (61.84%) Python
2 22 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 20 (26.32%) Java
4 15 (19.74%) Bash Shell
5 9 (11.84%) PHP
5 9 (11.84%) TypeScript
6 8 (10.53%) Scala
6 8 (10.53%) Shell Script
7 5 (6.58%) Ruby
7 5 (6.58%) SQL
8 4 (5.26%) C#
8 4 (5.26%) Go
8 4 (5.26%) Perl
8 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.26%) R
9 1 (1.32%) C
9 1 (1.32%) Elm
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) AWS Certification
2 5 (6.58%) Degree
3 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 48 (63.16%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (5.26%) Xen
3 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (69.74%) Terraform
2 33 (43.42%) Ansible
3 31 (40.79%) Kubernetes
4 15 (19.74%) Puppet
5 12 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (6.58%) Salt
7 2 (2.63%) Nagios
7 2 (2.63%) Packer
8 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.32%) Ganglia
8 1 (1.32%) Graphite
8 1 (1.32%) Kibana
8 1 (1.32%) logstash
8 1 (1.32%) Mesos
8 1 (1.32%) Rancher
8 1 (1.32%) Riemann
Vendors
1 26 (34.21%) Google
2 5 (6.58%) VMware
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (1.32%) New Relic
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat