Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 389 484 682
Rank change year-on-year +95 +198 +303
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 1,040 958 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.61% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.57% 2.49% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 704 840 443
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,425 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 40,456 38,520 30,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 30.87% 24.41% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 33,128 31,467 25,155
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in England over the 6 months to 19 August 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in England

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the England region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +60 619 £70,000 - 121
South East +60 122 £60,000 -4.00% 26
North of England -41 97 £54,000 -10.00% 27
Midlands +74 71 £60,000 +14.29% 9
South West +44 66 £65,000 +33.33% 12
North West -37 61 £60,000 - 21
East of England +92 45 £61,250 -2.00% 14
West Midlands +49 45 £67,500 +22.73% 7
Yorkshire -13 29 £50,000 -16.67% 3
East Midlands +44 25 £55,000 +18.92% 2
North East +19 6 £56,138 +2.07% 3
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 1,012 (97.31%) Amazon AWS
2 738 (70.96%) DevOps
3 656 (63.08%) Terraform
4 562 (54.04%) Python
5 505 (48.56%) Docker
6 493 (47.40%) Linux
7 488 (46.92%) Ansible
8 446 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
9 392 (37.69%) Infrastructure as Code
10 382 (36.73%) Kubernetes
11 368 (35.38%) Puppet
12 358 (34.42%) Jenkins
13 341 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 310 (29.81%) Serverless
15 286 (27.50%) AWS Lambda
16 281 (27.02%) Opscode Chef
17 278 (26.73%) Java
18 274 (26.35%) Amazon EC2
19 252 (24.23%) Amazon S3
20 239 (22.98%) Windows
21 232 (22.31%) Finance
22 226 (21.73%) Bash Shell
23 223 (21.44%) Configuration Management
24 197 (18.94%) PowerShell
25 191 (18.37%) Google Cloud Platform
26 188 (18.08%) Git (software)
27 183 (17.60%) Amazon RDS
28 180 (17.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
29 179 (17.21%) Web Services
30 164 (15.77%) Continuous Integration

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 96 (9.23%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (6.06%) Confluence
3 39 (3.75%) IIS
4 36 (3.46%) nginx
5 35 (3.37%) OpenStack
6 32 (3.08%) Apache
7 29 (2.79%) Tomcat
8 26 (2.50%) Apache Spark
9 22 (2.12%) Cloud Foundry
10 13 (1.25%) CloudStack
11 10 (0.96%) SAS
12 7 (0.67%) Apache Airflow
12 7 (0.67%) Skype for Business
13 6 (0.58%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.48%) JBoss
14 5 (0.48%) MS Exchange
15 4 (0.38%) Apache Pig
16 3 (0.29%) Apache Solr
16 3 (0.29%) iPlanet
16 3 (0.29%) Tornado
Applications
1 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.096%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (0.096%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (0.096%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,012 (97.31%) Amazon AWS
2 341 (32.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 310 (29.81%) Serverless
4 286 (27.50%) AWS Lambda
5 274 (26.35%) Amazon EC2
6 252 (24.23%) Amazon S3
7 191 (18.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 180 (17.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 155 (14.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 144 (13.85%) Amazon ECS
11 135 (12.98%) IaaS
12 88 (8.46%) PaaS
13 75 (7.21%) GitHub
14 74 (7.12%) Amazon SQS
15 60 (5.77%) Amazon ELB
16 53 (5.10%) OpenShift
17 49 (4.71%) Amazon EKS
17 49 (4.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 48 (4.62%) SaaS
19 45 (4.33%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 72 (6.92%) Firewall
2 64 (6.15%) VPN
3 41 (3.94%) TCP/IP
4 31 (2.98%) DNS
5 29 (2.79%) Network Security
6 15 (1.44%) Internet
7 13 (1.25%) LAN
7 13 (1.25%) WAN
8 11 (1.06%) SSL
9 10 (0.96%) HTTP
10 7 (0.67%) FTP
10 7 (0.67%) SMTP
11 5 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
12 4 (0.38%) AMQP
12 4 (0.38%) BIG-IP
12 4 (0.38%) IPv4
13 3 (0.29%) Unified Communications
14 2 (0.19%) DSL
14 2 (0.19%) SAN
14 2 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (17.60%) Amazon RDS
2 139 (13.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 105 (10.10%) MySQL
4 88 (8.46%) PostgreSQL
5 84 (8.08%) SQL Server
6 71 (6.83%) MongoDB
7 56 (5.38%) NoSQL
8 51 (4.90%) Big Data
9 47 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
10 29 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.60%) Redis
11 27 (2.60%) Relational Database
12 25 (2.40%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
14 16 (1.54%) Amazon Aurora
14 16 (1.54%) Apache Hive
15 13 (1.25%) RDBMS
16 12 (1.15%) Amazon Athena
17 11 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (1.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 358 (34.42%) Jenkins
2 188 (18.08%) Git (software)
3 94 (9.04%) TeamCity
4 83 (7.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 79 (7.60%) Octopus Deploy
6 76 (7.31%) JIRA
7 62 (5.96%) Bitbucket
8 54 (5.19%) Travis CI
9 53 (5.10%) GitLab
10 46 (4.42%) Selenium
11 36 (3.46%) Vagrant
12 31 (2.98%) Artifactory
13 30 (2.88%) GoCD
13 30 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 29 (2.79%) CircleCI
15 27 (2.60%) IBM UrbanCode
16 24 (2.31%) JMeter
17 22 (2.12%) SonarQube
18 20 (1.92%) Maven
19 18 (1.73%) RStudio
General
1 232 (22.31%) Finance
2 52 (5.00%) Public Sector
3 49 (4.71%) Banking
4 38 (3.65%) Retail
5 33 (3.17%) Marketing
6 32 (3.08%) Telecoms
7 26 (2.50%) Law
7 26 (2.50%) Publishing
8 23 (2.21%) Front Office
9 22 (2.12%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.92%) Electronics
11 14 (1.35%) Back Office
12 13 (1.25%) Advertising
12 13 (1.25%) Legal
13 12 (1.15%) Billing
14 8 (0.77%) Games
15 6 (0.58%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 370 (35.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 251 (24.13%) AWS Engineer
3 190 (18.27%) Cloud Engineer
4 147 (14.13%) Developer
5 125 (12.02%) AWS DevOps
6 109 (10.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 98 (9.42%) Senior DevOps
8 90 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 76 (7.31%) Architect
10 67 (6.44%) Software Engineer
11 66 (6.35%) Consultant
12 63 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 57 (5.48%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
14 53 (5.10%) Azure Engineer
14 53 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
15 51 (4.90%) Lead DevOps
16 48 (4.62%) Platform Engineer
17 43 (4.13%) Java Developer
18 42 (4.04%) AWS Developer
18 42 (4.04%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (17.21%) Web Services
2 140 (13.46%) Node.js
3 75 (7.21%) Elastic Stack
4 74 (7.12%) .NET
5 73 (7.02%) REST
6 61 (5.87%) JSON
7 59 (5.67%) Kafka
8 50 (4.81%) RESTful
9 49 (4.71%) AngularJS
10 46 (4.42%) React
11 38 (3.65%) HTML
12 30 (2.88%) CSS
13 28 (2.69%) OAuth
14 27 (2.60%) J2EE
14 27 (2.60%) J2SE
14 27 (2.60%) Redux
15 26 (2.50%) GraphQL
16 25 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (2.40%) Spring
17 23 (2.21%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 156 (15.00%) Public Cloud
2 91 (8.75%) Data Centre
3 61 (5.87%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 49 (4.71%) Private Cloud
6 48 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
7 46 (4.42%) Cloud Native
8 44 (4.23%) Algorithms
9 42 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (3.94%) Mobile App
11 40 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
12 36 (3.46%) PlayStation
13 32 (3.08%) PKI
14 24 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (2.21%) Blog
16 18 (1.73%) Fixed Income
16 18 (1.73%) Management Information System
17 17 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
18 16 (1.54%) User Experience
19 14 (1.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 493 (47.40%) Linux
2 239 (22.98%) Windows
3 67 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 66 (6.35%) Ubuntu
5 57 (5.48%) CentOS
6 56 (5.38%) Unix
7 45 (4.33%) Windows Server
8 28 (2.69%) Apple iOS
8 28 (2.69%) Mesosphere
9 18 (1.73%) Amazon Linux
10 16 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (1.25%) Android
12 12 (1.15%) VMS
13 11 (1.06%) Fedora
14 10 (0.96%) DC/OS
14 10 (0.96%) Kali Linux
15 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (0.38%) Debian
17 3 (0.29%) Solaris
18 1 (0.096%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 738 (70.96%) DevOps
2 446 (42.88%) Agile Software Development
3 392 (37.69%) Infrastructure as Code
4 223 (21.44%) Configuration Management
5 164 (15.77%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (15.00%) Microservices
7 153 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 152 (14.62%) Test Automation
9 138 (13.27%) Migration
10 126 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 123 (11.83%) Continuous Delivery
12 121 (11.63%) Scrum
13 97 (9.33%) Mentoring
14 90 (8.65%) Continuous Deployment
15 81 (7.79%) Computer Science
16 79 (7.60%) Presales
17 76 (7.31%) ITIL
17 76 (7.31%) Open Source
18 73 (7.02%) Problem-Solving
19 72 (6.92%) Auto-Scaling
Programming Languages
1 562 (54.04%) Python
2 278 (26.73%) Java
3 226 (21.73%) Bash Shell
4 197 (18.94%) PowerShell
5 156 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 124 (11.92%) Ruby
7 122 (11.73%) SQL
8 119 (11.44%) Go
9 99 (9.52%) C#
10 79 (7.60%) PHP
11 52 (5.00%) Shell Script
12 33 (3.17%) Scala
13 30 (2.88%) TypeScript
14 28 (2.69%) C++
15 27 (2.60%) Perl
16 24 (2.31%) ES6
17 22 (2.12%) Java 8
18 15 (1.44%) R
19 9 (0.87%) C
19 9 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (8.46%) Degree
2 60 (5.77%) AWS Certification
3 47 (4.52%) Security Cleared
4 36 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 13 (1.25%) RHCE
7 12 (1.15%) CCNA
7 12 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.29%) ISEB
8 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.29%) PhD
9 2 (0.19%) CISSP
9 2 (0.19%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.096%) CCNP
10 1 (0.096%) CISA
10 1 (0.096%) CISM
10 1 (0.096%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.096%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.096%) MCSE
10 1 (0.096%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (6.25%) QA
2 13 (1.25%) SLA
3 7 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.67%) NCSC
4 2 (0.19%) NIST
4 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.19%) PSD2
5 1 (0.096%) GDPR
5 1 (0.096%) HIPAA
System Software
1 505 (48.56%) Docker
2 64 (6.15%) Active Directory
3 62 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (4.71%) Hyper-V
5 40 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (1.44%) XenApp
7 12 (1.15%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (1.06%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.96%) Squid
9 10 (0.96%) Xen
10 8 (0.77%) Varnish
11 6 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.58%) etcd
11 6 (0.58%) HDFS
11 6 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.19%) OpenSSH
13 1 (0.096%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.096%) iptables
13 1 (0.096%) KVM
13 1 (0.096%) LXC
Systems Management
1 656 (63.08%) Terraform
2 488 (46.92%) Ansible
3 382 (36.73%) Kubernetes
4 368 (35.38%) Puppet
5 281 (27.02%) Opscode Chef
6 89 (8.56%) Packer
7 45 (4.33%) Consul
8 42 (4.04%) Prometheus
9 33 (3.17%) Nagios
10 32 (3.08%) Salt
11 27 (2.60%) Automic
12 22 (2.12%) Docker Swarm
12 22 (2.12%) ZABBIX
13 20 (1.92%) Rancher
14 19 (1.83%) HP SiteScope
15 15 (1.44%) Mesos
16 14 (1.35%) Grafana
16 14 (1.35%) Graphite
16 14 (1.35%) logstash
17 13 (1.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 137 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 96 (9.23%) Google
3 78 (7.50%) VMware
4 66 (6.35%) Oracle
5 61 (5.87%) Splunk
6 38 (3.65%) New Relic
7 32 (3.08%) SaltStack
8 31 (2.98%) Red Hat
9 28 (2.69%) Atlassian
10 27 (2.60%) Citrix
11 25 (2.40%) Apple
12 22 (2.12%) AppDynamics
13 21 (2.02%) SAP
14 20 (1.92%) Dynatrace
15 19 (1.83%) Perforce
16 15 (1.44%) Rackspace
17 10 (0.96%) Informatica
17 10 (0.96%) Qualys
18 8 (0.77%) Trend Micro
19 6 (0.58%) Veeam