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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 22 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
22 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 282 260 383
Rank change year-on-year -22 +123 +33
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 1,907 1,064 668
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.39% 1.30% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.09% 3.06% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 913 753 508
10th Percentile £47,500 £38,750 £43,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £60,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% -11.11% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,250 £88,750 £92,500
UK median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +20.83% -7.69% -

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 61,714 34,733 30,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.95% 42.49% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33,858 27,627 25,195
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £59,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.69% +2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £93,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in England.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in England over the 6 months to 22 May 2022.

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 22 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London +8 1,225 £87,500 +16.67% 68
North of England -65 312 £60,000 +4.35% 38
South East -38 161 £55,000 -18.52% 14
Yorkshire -67 152 £57,500 - 16
North West -38 147 £70,000 +21.74% 15
South West -39 74 £52,500 +23.53% 17
East of England -38 55 £73,750 +13.46% 4
Midlands -58 51 £66,250 +10.42% 10
West Midlands -54 27 £70,000 +16.67% 4
East Midlands -25 24 £50,000 -18.37% 6
North East -10 12 £62,500 +25.00% 7
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 2022, 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 1,830 (95.96%) AWS
2 1,430 (74.99%) Terraform
3 1,341 (70.32%) DevOps
4 1,123 (58.89%) Kubernetes
5 1,116 (58.52%) CI/CD
6 1,108 (58.10%) Python
7 1,092 (57.26%) Docker
8 919 (48.19%) Agile
9 894 (46.88%) Infrastructure as Code
10 884 (46.36%) Serverless
11 767 (40.22%) Azure
12 744 (39.01%) Ansible
13 694 (36.39%) Jenkins
14 691 (36.23%) AWS Lambda
15 676 (35.45%) Linux
16 644 (33.77%) GCP
17 570 (29.89%) Java
18 565 (29.63%) Finance
19 526 (27.58%) Opscode Chef
20 512 (26.85%) Software Engineering
21 481 (25.22%) Puppet
22 432 (22.65%) Microservices
23 414 (21.71%) Go
24 413 (21.66%) Amazon S3
25 403 (21.13%) Git (software)
26 386 (20.24%) Bash
27 380 (19.93%) Configuration Management
28 379 (19.87%) JavaScript
29 365 (19.14%) Amazon ECS
30 360 (18.88%) Windows

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
1 164 (8.60%) Elasticsearch
2 111 (5.82%) Tomcat
3 109 (5.72%) IIS
4 97 (5.09%) JBoss
5 84 (4.40%) Apache Spark
6 65 (3.41%) Apache Airflow
7 61 (3.20%) Confluence
8 60 (3.15%) CMS
9 50 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
10 30 (1.57%) Apache
11 25 (1.31%) Apache Solr
12 22 (1.15%) nginx
13 18 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
14 13 (0.68%) Commerce Server
15 11 (0.58%) Headless CMS
16 9 (0.47%) Mule
16 9 (0.47%) Traefik
17 8 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
18 5 (0.26%) Jupyter
19 3 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.052%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 11 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.052%) assyst
3 1 (0.052%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 1,830 (95.96%) AWS
2 884 (46.36%) Serverless
3 767 (40.22%) Azure
4 691 (36.23%) AWS Lambda
5 644 (33.77%) GCP
6 413 (21.66%) Amazon S3
7 365 (19.14%) Amazon ECS
8 316 (16.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 281 (14.74%) Amazon EC2
10 213 (11.17%) Amazon SQS
11 195 (10.23%) Amazon Kinesis
12 181 (9.49%) OpenShift
13 175 (9.18%) Amazon EKS
13 175 (9.18%) SaaS
14 162 (8.50%) AWS CodePipeline
15 147 (7.71%) Cloud Computing
16 134 (7.03%) GitHub
17 116 (6.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 112 (5.87%) IaaS
19 110 (5.77%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 138 (7.24%) Firewall
2 129 (6.76%) Internet
3 73 (3.83%) DNS
4 47 (2.46%) HTTP
5 40 (2.10%) TCP/IP
6 31 (1.63%) Software-Defined Networking
7 30 (1.57%) VPN
7 30 (1.57%) WebEx
8 27 (1.42%) DHCP
9 20 (1.05%) DKIM
9 20 (1.05%) DMARC
10 19 (1.00%) Network Security
11 18 (0.94%) FTP
12 17 (0.89%) IPsec
13 13 (0.68%) PPP
14 12 (0.63%) SMS
15 9 (0.47%) SD-WAN
16 7 (0.37%) VoIP
16 7 (0.37%) Wireshark
17 6 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 306 (16.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 228 (11.96%) Amazon RDS
3 227 (11.90%) MySQL
4 207 (10.85%) NoSQL
5 165 (8.65%) PostgreSQL
6 134 (7.03%) Amazon Athena
7 124 (6.50%) Big Data
7 124 (6.50%) Relational Database
8 100 (5.24%) Redis
9 99 (5.19%) Data Warehouse
10 94 (4.93%) Amazon Redshift
11 61 (3.20%) Amazon Aurora
12 60 (3.15%) MongoDB
13 56 (2.94%) Data Lake
14 49 (2.57%) Hadoop
15 41 (2.15%) Power BI
16 40 (2.10%) SQL Server
17 37 (1.94%) BigQuery
18 33 (1.73%) Electronic Patient Records
19 27 (1.42%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 694 (36.39%) Jenkins
2 403 (21.13%) Git (software)
3 202 (10.59%) GitLab
4 145 (7.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 139 (7.29%) TeamCity
6 136 (7.13%) Travis CI
7 123 (6.45%) JIRA
8 120 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 112 (5.87%) IBM UrbanCode
10 101 (5.30%) CircleCI
10 101 (5.30%) Subversion
11 65 (3.41%) Bitbucket
12 63 (3.30%) Selenium
13 55 (2.88%) Cucumber
13 55 (2.88%) GoCD
14 50 (2.62%) Artifactory
14 50 (2.62%) webpack
15 42 (2.20%) Cypress.io
16 28 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (1.47%) SonarQube
General
1 565 (29.63%) Finance
2 240 (12.59%) Social Skills
3 139 (7.29%) Banking
4 135 (7.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 118 (6.19%) Retail
6 99 (5.19%) Manufacturing
7 95 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
8 80 (4.20%) Public Sector
9 45 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
10 40 (2.10%) Legal
11 39 (2.05%) Financial Institution
12 36 (1.89%) Publishing
13 32 (1.68%) Marketing
14 31 (1.63%) Games
15 28 (1.47%) Advertising
15 28 (1.47%) Front Office
16 27 (1.42%) Local Government
17 26 (1.36%) Law
18 19 (1.00%) Telecoms
19 16 (0.84%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 746 (39.12%) DevOps Engineer
2 269 (14.11%) Senior DevOps
3 262 (13.74%) Software Engineer
4 254 (13.32%) AWS Engineer
4 254 (13.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 234 (12.27%) Cloud Engineer
6 222 (11.64%) Developer
7 159 (8.34%) AWS DevOps
8 145 (7.60%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 124 (6.50%) Data Engineer
10 120 (6.29%) Architect
11 106 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
12 91 (4.77%) Full Stack Developer
13 76 (3.99%) Consultant
14 51 (2.67%) Cloud Architect
15 50 (2.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 50 (2.62%) Senior Developer
16 47 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
17 46 (2.41%) .NET Developer
17 46 (2.41%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (17.04%) React
2 286 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
3 214 (11.22%) Node.js
4 190 (9.96%) Kafka
5 179 (9.39%) AngularJS
6 158 (8.29%) REST
7 156 (8.18%) .NET
8 150 (7.87%) Web Services
9 124 (6.50%) Vue.js
10 102 (5.35%) CSS
11 88 (4.61%) .NET Core
12 87 (4.56%) GraphQL
13 67 (3.51%) HTML
14 49 (2.57%) Ruby on Rails
15 45 (2.36%) React Native
16 44 (2.31%) ARM Templates
16 44 (2.31%) Jest
17 41 (2.15%) LAMP
18 40 (2.10%) gRPC
18 40 (2.10%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 248 (13.00%) Cloud Native
2 179 (9.39%) Public Cloud
3 120 (6.29%) Linux Command Line
4 98 (5.14%) Life Science
5 91 (4.77%) Legacy Systems
6 80 (4.20%) Greenfield Project
7 71 (3.72%) Private Cloud
8 68 (3.57%) Algorithms
9 62 (3.25%) Mobile App
10 47 (2.46%) Enterprise Cloud
11 46 (2.41%) Blog
12 45 (2.36%) Social Network
13 43 (2.25%) Data Centre
14 40 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
14 40 (2.10%) Self-Motivation
15 39 (2.05%) Cyberattack
16 36 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
16 36 (1.89%) Social Media
17 32 (1.68%) IoT
18 31 (1.63%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 676 (35.45%) Linux
2 360 (18.88%) Windows
3 116 (6.08%) Windows Server
4 112 (5.87%) Mesosphere
5 73 (3.83%) Unix
6 60 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (1.15%) Android
8 21 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.05%) Ubuntu
10 14 (0.73%) CentOS
11 11 (0.58%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
13 7 (0.37%) Alpine Linux
13 7 (0.37%) Debian
13 7 (0.37%) Solaris
14 6 (0.31%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.16%) HPUX
16 3 (0.16%) VMS
16 3 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,341 (70.32%) DevOps
2 1,116 (58.52%) CI/CD
3 919 (48.19%) Agile
4 894 (46.88%) Infrastructure as Code
5 512 (26.85%) Software Engineering
6 432 (22.65%) Microservices
7 380 (19.93%) Configuration Management
8 347 (18.20%) Analytics
9 308 (16.15%) TDD
10 286 (15.00%) Coaching
11 253 (13.27%) Scrum
11 253 (13.27%) Test Automation
12 234 (12.27%) Machine Learning
13 226 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
14 223 (11.69%) Mentoring
15 211 (11.06%) Full Stack Development
16 180 (9.44%) OO
17 179 (9.39%) Open Source
18 170 (8.91%) Problem-Solving
19 160 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,108 (58.10%) Python
2 570 (29.89%) Java
3 414 (21.71%) Go
4 386 (20.24%) Bash
5 379 (19.87%) JavaScript
6 291 (15.26%) SQL
7 248 (13.00%) PowerShell
8 218 (11.43%) C#
9 182 (9.54%) Ruby
10 153 (8.02%) Scala
11 150 (7.87%) TypeScript
12 120 (6.29%) Kotlin
13 108 (5.66%) PHP
14 90 (4.72%) Groovy
15 68 (3.57%) C++
15 68 (3.57%) Shell Script
16 41 (2.15%) ES6
17 29 (1.52%) Rust
18 25 (1.31%) C
19 21 (1.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 147 (7.71%) Degree
2 135 (7.08%) AWS Certification
3 81 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 77 (4.04%) Security Cleared
5 73 (3.83%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 13 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
8 12 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
10 10 (0.52%) TOGAF Certification
11 8 (0.42%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.37%) CCNA
13 6 (0.31%) CCNP
13 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.21%) RHCE
15 3 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 3 (0.16%) CISSP
16 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Certification
17 1 (0.052%) MCSE
17 1 (0.052%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.04%) QA
2 55 (2.88%) GDPR
3 29 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.79%) SLA
5 13 (0.68%) SOC 1
5 13 (0.68%) SOC 2
6 12 (0.63%) GxP
7 10 (0.52%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.26%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.16%) Accessibility
11 1 (0.052%) NCSC
11 1 (0.052%) NIST
System Software
1 1,092 (57.26%) Docker
2 99 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
3 30 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (1.21%) Active Directory
5 18 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (0.68%) LXC
7 11 (0.58%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.47%) zsh
9 7 (0.37%) KVM
10 6 (0.31%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (0.31%) vSphere
11 5 (0.26%) Ceph
11 5 (0.26%) NFS
11 5 (0.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
12 4 (0.21%) XenApp
13 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.10%) Xen
15 1 (0.052%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1,430 (74.99%) Terraform
2 1,123 (58.89%) Kubernetes
3 744 (39.01%) Ansible
4 526 (27.58%) Opscode Chef
5 481 (25.22%) Puppet
6 233 (12.22%) Prometheus
7 129 (6.76%) Consul
8 124 (6.50%) Grafana
9 112 (5.87%) Automic
10 102 (5.35%) Kibana
11 67 (3.51%) logstash
12 66 (3.46%) Istio
13 60 (3.15%) Rancher
14 46 (2.41%) Fortio
14 46 (2.41%) Kiali
15 30 (1.57%) Packer
16 18 (0.94%) Kubeflow
17 14 (0.73%) Graphite
17 14 (0.73%) Opsgenie
18 13 (0.68%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 248 (13.00%) Splunk
2 146 (7.66%) Google
3 109 (5.72%) Microsoft
4 64 (3.36%) Oracle
5 58 (3.04%) Hitachi
6 49 (2.57%) SaltStack
7 44 (2.31%) Red Hat
7 44 (2.31%) VMware
8 25 (1.31%) Cloudera
8 25 (1.31%) Databricks
9 24 (1.26%) New Relic
10 22 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.00%) Dell
12 18 (0.94%) IBM
13 17 (0.89%) F5
13 17 (0.89%) Sun
14 13 (0.68%) ATG
15 12 (0.63%) Apple
15 12 (0.63%) Cisco
15 12 (0.63%) Xamarin