Period
to 14 May 2021

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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
Central London > City of London
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 183 209 265
Rank change year-on-year +26 +56 +8
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 53 70 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.06% 0.95% 0.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.36% 2.55% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 62
10th Percentile £47,000 £56,250 £52,875
25th Percentile £53,750 £67,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +11.11%
75th Percentile £88,750 £92,500 £87,500
90th Percentile £98,000 £102,375 £105,625
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% +8.33%

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 2,246 2,740 3,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 44.79% 37.33% 32.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,041 2,394 3,038
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £71,250 £68,211 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.46% +4.94% +4.00%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the City of London over the 6 months to 14 May 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 14 May 2021, 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 49 (92.45%) AWS
2 40 (75.47%) DevOps
3 38 (71.70%) Python
4 35 (66.04%) Infrastructure as Code
5 33 (62.26%) Terraform
6 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
6 25 (47.17%) Docker
6 25 (47.17%) Kubernetes
7 23 (43.40%) Ansible
8 19 (35.85%) Puppet
9 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
10 15 (28.30%) Finance
10 15 (28.30%) Serverless
11 14 (26.42%) AWS Lambda
11 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
12 13 (24.53%) Java
12 13 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (24.53%) Amazon S3
13 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning
14 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
14 11 (20.75%) Web Services
14 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (18.87%) C#
15 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
15 10 (18.87%) Amazon RDS
15 10 (18.87%) Amazon Redshift
16 9 (16.98%) Microservices
16 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
17 8 (15.09%) SaaS
17 8 (15.09%) TeamCity

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 2 (3.77%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 49 (92.45%) AWS
2 15 (28.30%) Serverless
3 14 (26.42%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (24.53%) Amazon S3
5 8 (15.09%) Azure
5 8 (15.09%) SaaS
6 7 (13.21%) GCP
7 6 (11.32%) AWS KMS
7 6 (11.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (11.32%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (11.32%) Azure Functions
7 6 (11.32%) Azure Key Vault
7 6 (11.32%) Azure Storage
7 6 (11.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (9.43%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (9.43%) IaaS
9 4 (7.55%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (5.66%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (5.66%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.66%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 2 (3.77%) BIG-IP
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.77%) Extranet
3 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.77%) H.323
3 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 2 (3.77%) MGCP
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) Sourcefire
3 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
3 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 2 (3.77%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (18.87%) Amazon Redshift
2 8 (15.09%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (11.32%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.77%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Big Data
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) Power BI
6 1 (1.89%) Redis
6 1 (1.89%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 25 (47.17%) Jenkins
2 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (11.32%) JIRA
6 3 (5.66%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.89%) GitLab
7 1 (1.89%) Subversion
7 1 (1.89%) Terragrunt
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) Social Skills
4 3 (5.66%) Publishing
5 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Back Office
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
6 1 (1.89%) Retail
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (60.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (32.08%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (30.19%) AWS DevOps
4 14 (26.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Python Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Data Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Data Science Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Junior DevOps
8 2 (3.77%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Lead DevOps
8 2 (3.77%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) .NET
2 3 (5.66%) Redux
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) Kafka
3 2 (3.77%) Lambda Expressions
3 2 (3.77%) Node.js
3 2 (3.77%) REST
3 2 (3.77%) Spring
3 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.89%) boto
4 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.89%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.89%) WSH
4 1 (1.89%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
1 3 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.89%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) DevOps
2 35 (66.04%) Infrastructure as Code
3 16 (30.19%) Configuration Management
4 12 (22.64%) Machine Learning
5 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.98%) Microservices
7 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.09%) High Availability
8 7 (13.21%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (13.21%) Data Science
8 7 (13.21%) Fintech
9 6 (11.32%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (11.32%) Information Security
9 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.43%) Architectural Design
10 5 (9.43%) OO
10 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (7.55%) ETL
11 4 (7.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Python
2 13 (24.53%) Java
3 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
4 10 (18.87%) C#
5 9 (16.98%) Bash Shell
6 8 (15.09%) Ruby
6 8 (15.09%) SQL
7 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.55%) Go
9 2 (3.77%) C++
9 2 (3.77%) PHP
9 2 (3.77%) R
10 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) CCIE
1 2 (3.77%) CCNP
1 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Docker
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) VMware NSX
3 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (62.26%) Terraform
2 25 (47.17%) Kubernetes
3 23 (43.40%) Ansible
4 19 (35.85%) Puppet
5 14 (26.42%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (11.32%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (3.77%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (1.89%) Grafana
8 1 (1.89%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.89%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Cisco
2 3 (5.66%) Google
2 3 (5.66%) Palo Alto
2 3 (5.66%) VMware
3 2 (3.77%) ExtraHop
3 2 (3.77%) F5
3 2 (3.77%) Radianz
3 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.89%) Meraki
4 1 (1.89%) NetApp
4 1 (1.89%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (1.89%) Splunk