Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 242 300 393
Rank change year-on-year +58 +93 +87
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 1,525 477 1,037
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.42% 1.06% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.25% 2.68% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 352 695
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - -7.14% +7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,250 £97,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%

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 46,975 17,810 41,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.68% 39.62% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 33,107 15,151 34,065
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
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 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 0 787 £77,500 +3.33% 130
North of England +57 392 £57,500 +4.55% 59
Yorkshire +15 192 £57,500 +4.55% 19
North West +11 165 £60,000 +4.35% 30
South East -57 126 £70,000 +3.70% 10
Midlands -42 107 £65,000 +36.84% 29
West Midlands -38 84 £65,000 +44.44% 21
South West -36 75 £62,500 +38.89% 13
North East -6 35 £47,500 -5.00% 10
East Midlands -63 23 £57,500 +15.00% 8
East of England -95 21 £60,000 +20.00% 8
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 1,483 (97.25%) AWS
2 1,179 (77.31%) DevOps
3 1,173 (76.92%) Terraform
4 878 (57.57%) Docker
5 837 (54.89%) Python
6 828 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
7 809 (53.05%) Kubernetes
8 766 (50.23%) Infrastructure as Code
9 587 (38.49%) Linux
10 575 (37.70%) Azure
11 481 (31.54%) Serverless
12 440 (28.85%) Software Engineering
13 417 (27.34%) AWS Lambda
14 408 (26.75%) Ansible
14 408 (26.75%) Java
15 400 (26.23%) Puppet
16 398 (26.10%) Opscode Chef
17 392 (25.70%) Jenkins
18 375 (24.59%) GCP
19 325 (21.31%) JavaScript
20 316 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
21 306 (20.07%) Go
22 304 (19.93%) PowerShell
23 303 (19.87%) Git (software)
24 289 (18.95%) Microservices
25 279 (18.30%) Scrum
26 270 (17.70%) Windows
26 270 (17.70%) React
27 266 (17.44%) Configuration Management
28 265 (17.38%) Amazon S3

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 65 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
2 43 (2.82%) Apache Spark
3 29 (1.90%) Confluence
4 27 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
5 25 (1.64%) Apache
6 20 (1.31%) IIS
7 16 (1.05%) nginx
8 10 (0.66%) Apache Solr
8 10 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (0.52%) CMS
10 6 (0.39%) Traefik
11 5 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.20%) SAS
13 3 (0.20%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.13%) GemFire
14 2 (0.13%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.13%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.066%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.066%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (0.33%) Adobe XD
1 5 (0.33%) Chatbot
1 5 (0.33%) Figma
1 5 (0.33%) Sketch
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.066%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,483 (97.25%) AWS
2 575 (37.70%) Azure
3 481 (31.54%) Serverless
4 417 (27.34%) AWS Lambda
5 375 (24.59%) GCP
6 265 (17.38%) Amazon S3
7 210 (13.77%) SaaS
8 201 (13.18%) Amazon EC2
9 181 (11.87%) Amazon EKS
10 178 (11.67%) Amazon ECS
11 156 (10.23%) PaaS
12 125 (8.20%) IaaS
13 119 (7.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 107 (7.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 94 (6.16%) Amazon Kinesis
16 93 (6.10%) Amazon SQS
17 92 (6.03%) Pulumi
18 82 (5.38%) GitHub
19 59 (3.87%) AWS CodePipeline
20 56 (3.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.20%) HTTP
2 55 (3.61%) DNS
3 49 (3.21%) Firewall
4 39 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 28 (1.84%) VPN
6 16 (1.05%) WebEx
7 13 (0.85%) IPv4
8 11 (0.72%) LAN
8 11 (0.72%) WAN
9 10 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
9 10 (0.66%) Network Security
10 6 (0.39%) Internet
11 5 (0.33%) Broadband
12 4 (0.26%) AMQP
12 4 (0.26%) BGP
12 4 (0.26%) FTP
12 4 (0.26%) VLAN
12 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.20%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.20%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (10.56%) MySQL
2 155 (10.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 127 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 100 (6.56%) NoSQL
5 92 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
6 73 (4.79%) Redis
7 65 (4.26%) MongoDB
8 58 (3.80%) SQL Server
9 57 (3.74%) Amazon Aurora
10 56 (3.67%) Amazon Athena
11 54 (3.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 45 (2.95%) Data Warehouse
13 44 (2.89%) Big Data
14 43 (2.82%) Hadoop
15 29 (1.90%) Data Lake
16 26 (1.70%) Relational Database
17 21 (1.38%) Electronic Patient Records
18 19 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (0.98%) Blockchain
20 13 (0.85%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 392 (25.70%) Jenkins
2 303 (19.87%) Git (software)
3 173 (11.34%) GitLab
4 116 (7.61%) JIRA
5 92 (6.03%) TeamCity
6 91 (5.97%) Bitbucket
7 61 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 59 (3.87%) CircleCI
9 55 (3.61%) Travis CI
10 52 (3.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 49 (3.21%) webpack
12 35 (2.30%) Selenium
13 30 (1.97%) Log4Net
13 30 (1.97%) NUnit
13 30 (1.97%) SpecFlow
14 27 (1.77%) JMeter
15 26 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (1.64%) IBM UrbanCode
16 25 (1.64%) JUnit
17 24 (1.57%) Spinnaker
General
1 194 (12.72%) Social Skills
2 182 (11.93%) Finance
3 64 (4.20%) Banking
4 52 (3.41%) Public Sector
5 47 (3.08%) Retail
6 46 (3.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 35 (2.30%) Law
8 30 (1.97%) Games
9 29 (1.90%) Presentation Skills
10 27 (1.77%) Legal
11 26 (1.70%) Local Government
12 25 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (1.57%) Wearables
14 15 (0.98%) Publishing
15 14 (0.92%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.85%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.79%) Telecoms
18 11 (0.72%) Influencing Skills
18 11 (0.72%) Music Industry
19 9 (0.59%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 654 (42.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 438 (28.72%) AWS Engineer
3 327 (21.44%) AWS DevOps
4 323 (21.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 203 (13.31%) Software Engineer
6 196 (12.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 168 (11.02%) Developer
8 135 (8.85%) Senior DevOps
9 134 (8.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 72 (4.72%) Platform Engineer
11 68 (4.46%) Architect
12 41 (2.69%) Data Engineer
13 40 (2.62%) Senior Software Engineer
14 39 (2.56%) Senior Developer
15 38 (2.49%) Lead DevOps
16 37 (2.43%) AWS Architect
17 34 (2.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
18 33 (2.16%) .NET Developer
18 33 (2.16%) Full Stack Developer
18 33 (2.16%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (17.70%) React
2 221 (14.49%) AngularJS
3 150 (9.84%) .NET
4 148 (9.70%) Node.js
5 142 (9.31%) Vue.js
6 112 (7.34%) Web Services
7 103 (6.75%) CSS
8 102 (6.69%) REST
9 92 (6.03%) .NET Core
10 80 (5.25%) Elastic Stack
11 73 (4.79%) Kafka
12 63 (4.13%) HTML
13 53 (3.48%) RabbitMQ
14 41 (2.69%) Laravel
15 37 (2.43%) GraphQL
16 36 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
17 35 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
18 31 (2.03%) Jest
19 30 (1.97%) SignalR
20 28 (1.84%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 91 (5.97%) Cloud Native
2 88 (5.77%) Public Cloud
3 75 (4.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 67 (4.39%) Legacy Systems
5 46 (3.02%) Greenfield Project
6 41 (2.69%) Virtual Team
7 40 (2.62%) Data Structures
8 38 (2.49%) Blog
9 32 (2.10%) Algorithms
10 31 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
11 30 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.70%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.64%) Hedge funds
14 24 (1.57%) Clustering
15 22 (1.44%) NHS
16 20 (1.31%) Cyberattack
16 20 (1.31%) Derivative
17 18 (1.18%) Data Centre
18 17 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
18 17 (1.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 587 (38.49%) Linux
2 270 (17.70%) Windows
3 97 (6.36%) Unix
4 58 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 26 (1.70%) Android
6 25 (1.64%) Mesosphere
7 23 (1.51%) Apple iOS
8 17 (1.11%) CentOS
9 13 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.52%) Amazon Linux
11 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.26%) Debian
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
14 1 (0.066%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.066%) pSOS
14 1 (0.066%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,179 (77.31%) DevOps
2 828 (54.30%) Agile Software Development
3 766 (50.23%) Infrastructure as Code
4 440 (28.85%) Software Engineering
5 316 (20.72%) Continuous Integration
6 289 (18.95%) Microservices
7 279 (18.30%) Scrum
8 266 (17.44%) Configuration Management
9 236 (15.48%) Deployment Automation
10 205 (13.44%) TDD
11 168 (11.02%) Problem-Solving
12 161 (10.56%) Migration
13 146 (9.57%) Mentoring
14 141 (9.25%) Full Stack Development
15 139 (9.11%) Unit Testing
16 131 (8.59%) Test Automation
17 126 (8.26%) SOLID
18 115 (7.54%) OOP
19 107 (7.02%) OO
20 103 (6.75%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 837 (54.89%) Python
2 408 (26.75%) Java
3 325 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 306 (20.07%) Go
5 304 (19.93%) PowerShell
6 263 (17.25%) Bash Shell
7 259 (16.98%) C#
8 250 (16.39%) Ruby
9 145 (9.51%) C++
10 140 (9.18%) SQL
11 131 (8.59%) Kotlin
12 125 (8.20%) Scala
13 80 (5.25%) PHP
14 64 (4.20%) TypeScript
15 53 (3.48%) ES6
16 48 (3.15%) Perl
17 38 (2.49%) Shell Script
18 35 (2.30%) Groovy
19 22 (1.44%) VB.NET
20 19 (1.25%) R
Qualifications
1 153 (10.03%) AWS Certification
2 103 (6.75%) Degree
3 93 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 74 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 31 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 11 (0.72%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 11 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (0.72%) CISSP
7 9 (0.59%) CCSP
7 9 (0.59%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.20%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.20%) OCP
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.066%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.066%) MCSE
10 1 (0.066%) RHCE
10 1 (0.066%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.23%) QA
2 10 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.46%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.26%) GDPR
5 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.066%) IFRS
7 1 (0.066%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.066%) SLA
7 1 (0.066%) SOC 2
System Software
1 878 (57.57%) Docker
2 26 (1.70%) Active Directory
3 25 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 11 (0.72%) etcd
8 7 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.20%) XenApp
10 2 (0.13%) HDFS
10 2 (0.13%) KVM
10 2 (0.13%) Xen
11 1 (0.066%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.066%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.066%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1,173 (76.92%) Terraform
2 809 (53.05%) Kubernetes
3 408 (26.75%) Ansible
4 400 (26.23%) Puppet
5 398 (26.10%) Opscode Chef
6 70 (4.59%) Grafana
7 69 (4.52%) Prometheus
8 53 (3.48%) Consul
9 34 (2.23%) Nagios
10 30 (1.97%) Graphite
10 30 (1.97%) Graylog
10 30 (1.97%) Opsgenie
11 29 (1.90%) Salt
12 28 (1.84%) CFEngine
13 25 (1.64%) Automic
13 25 (1.64%) Kibana
14 22 (1.44%) Packer
15 18 (1.18%) logstash
16 14 (0.92%) SCCM
17 13 (0.85%) Mesos
Vendors
1 103 (6.75%) Google
2 96 (6.30%) Microsoft
3 81 (5.31%) Oracle
4 80 (5.25%) SaltStack
5 62 (4.07%) Splunk
6 39 (2.56%) VMware
7 38 (2.49%) Atlassian
8 22 (1.44%) New Relic
9 17 (1.11%) IBM
10 14 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 14 (0.92%) ServiceNow
11 11 (0.72%) Databricks
12 10 (0.66%) Alibaba
13 9 (0.59%) Citrix
14 7 (0.46%) Cisco
14 7 (0.46%) Cloudera
14 7 (0.46%) Facebook
14 7 (0.46%) Hortonworks
14 7 (0.46%) Instagram
14 7 (0.46%) PagerDuty