Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 278 389 464
Rank change year-on-year +111 +75 +171
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 531 1,028 985
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 1.16% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.85% 2.52% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 501 788 904
Median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £98,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -17.86% +7.69% +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 18,630 40,791 38,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.61% 32.20% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 15,824 33,633 31,318
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 +64 285 £75,000 - 60
North of England +190 133 £55,000 - 36
Yorkshire +171 79 £55,000 +4.76% 10
Midlands +113 54 £47,500 -32.14% 19
North West +106 43 £55,000 - 24
West Midlands +110 39 £47,500 -32.14% 18
South West +119 31 £47,500 -17.39% 5
East Midlands +80 15 £47,500 -26.92% 1
South East +91 13 £67,500 +3.85% 4
East of England +115 12 £58,750 +6.82% 6
North East +24 11 £47,500 -17.07% 2
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 524 (98.68%) AWS
2 407 (76.65%) DevOps
3 362 (68.17%) Terraform
4 280 (52.73%) Docker
5 276 (51.98%) Python
5 276 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
6 260 (48.96%) Kubernetes
7 234 (44.07%) Linux
8 205 (38.61%) Puppet
9 192 (36.16%) Opscode Chef
10 173 (32.58%) Ansible
11 156 (29.38%) Infrastructure as Code
12 142 (26.74%) Jenkins
13 141 (26.55%) Serverless
14 138 (25.99%) Azure
15 133 (25.05%) Git (software)
16 126 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
17 117 (22.03%) AWS Lambda
18 111 (20.90%) Deployment Automation
19 110 (20.72%) Configuration Management
20 103 (19.40%) Finance
21 99 (18.64%) Amazon S3
22 98 (18.46%) Java
23 93 (17.51%) Scrum
23 93 (17.51%) Go
24 90 (16.95%) Amazon EC2
25 89 (16.76%) GCP
26 85 (16.01%) C#
27 84 (15.82%) JavaScript
28 74 (13.94%) Migration

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 22 (4.14%) Confluence
2 20 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (3.20%) OpenStack
4 13 (2.45%) Apache
4 13 (2.45%) Apache Spark
5 11 (2.07%) nginx
6 9 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (0.94%) CloudStack
7 5 (0.94%) IIS
8 3 (0.56%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.19%) Luigi
9 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 524 (98.68%) AWS
2 141 (26.55%) Serverless
3 138 (25.99%) Azure
4 117 (22.03%) AWS Lambda
5 99 (18.64%) Amazon S3
6 90 (16.95%) Amazon EC2
7 89 (16.76%) GCP
8 60 (11.30%) Amazon EKS
9 52 (9.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 50 (9.42%) Amazon ECS
11 48 (9.04%) SaaS
12 46 (8.66%) Amazon ELB
13 41 (7.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 38 (7.16%) AWS CodeDeploy
15 34 (6.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 33 (6.21%) Amazon Kinesis
17 32 (6.03%) IaaS
18 28 (5.27%) Route 53
19 25 (4.71%) PaaS
20 21 (3.95%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.65%) Firewall
2 21 (3.95%) DNS
3 16 (3.01%) VPN
4 13 (2.45%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.88%) Network Security
6 7 (1.32%) Broadband
7 4 (0.75%) WebEx
8 3 (0.56%) AMQP
8 3 (0.56%) HTTP
9 2 (0.38%) DHCP
9 2 (0.38%) Internet
9 2 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.38%) LAN
9 2 (0.38%) WAN
9 2 (0.38%) X.509
10 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
10 1 (0.19%) OSPF
10 1 (0.19%) SAN
10 1 (0.19%) SSL
10 1 (0.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (10.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 38 (7.16%) SQL Server
3 37 (6.97%) MySQL
4 34 (6.40%) Amazon RDS
5 30 (5.65%) Redis
6 24 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
6 24 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (4.33%) MongoDB
7 23 (4.33%) NoSQL
8 22 (4.14%) Big Data
9 14 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.45%) Relational Database
11 11 (2.07%) Amazon Athena
12 10 (1.88%) Snowflake Schema
13 9 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.51%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.13%) Amazon Aurora
16 5 (0.94%) Data Lake
17 3 (0.56%) CouchDB
17 3 (0.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 142 (26.74%) Jenkins
2 133 (25.05%) Git (software)
3 50 (9.42%) TeamCity
4 42 (7.91%) GitLab
5 39 (7.34%) JIRA
6 27 (5.08%) Selenium
7 25 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (3.58%) Bitbucket
10 18 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (2.82%) Codeship
12 10 (1.88%) CircleCI
13 9 (1.69%) GoCD
13 9 (1.69%) Mocha
14 7 (1.32%) Travis CI
15 5 (0.94%) Cypress.io
15 5 (0.94%) TestCafe
15 5 (0.94%) webpack
16 4 (0.75%) Maven
17 3 (0.56%) Gradle
General
1 103 (19.40%) Finance
2 41 (7.72%) Banking
3 16 (3.01%) Games
4 14 (2.64%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.45%) Public Sector
6 12 (2.26%) Law
7 10 (1.88%) Back Office
8 7 (1.32%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.32%) Front Office
8 7 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.13%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.94%) Electronics
10 5 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.94%) Marketing
11 3 (0.56%) Advertising
11 3 (0.56%) Automotive
11 3 (0.56%) Publishing
11 3 (0.56%) Retail
12 2 (0.38%) Legal
12 2 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 296 (55.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 210 (39.55%) AWS Engineer
3 182 (34.27%) AWS DevOps
4 172 (32.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 54 (10.17%) Developer
5 54 (10.17%) Senior DevOps
6 49 (9.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 42 (7.91%) Python Engineer
8 41 (7.72%) Cloud Engineer
9 34 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 27 (5.08%) Platform Engineer
10 27 (5.08%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 23 (4.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 19 (3.58%) Lead DevOps
13 18 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
14 16 (3.01%) Data Engineer
14 16 (3.01%) Site Engineer
15 15 (2.82%) Python Software Engineer
16 14 (2.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 12 (2.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (10.55%) .NET
1 56 (10.55%) Node.js
2 33 (6.21%) React
3 28 (5.27%) AngularJS
4 27 (5.08%) Elastic Stack
5 24 (4.52%) Web Services
6 19 (3.58%) .NET Framework
6 19 (3.58%) Kafka
7 18 (3.39%) Express
7 18 (3.39%) Vue.js
8 15 (2.82%) .NET Core
9 14 (2.64%) React Native
9 14 (2.64%) Redux
10 13 (2.45%) Flask
11 11 (2.07%) Celery
11 11 (2.07%) CSS
11 11 (2.07%) HTML
11 11 (2.07%) Natural Language Processing
12 10 (1.88%) Jest
12 10 (1.88%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.34%) Public Cloud
2 34 (6.40%) Cloud Native
3 32 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.65%) Enterprise Cloud
5 24 (4.52%) Social Network
6 13 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
6 13 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.26%) Data Centre
7 12 (2.26%) Hedge funds
8 11 (2.07%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.88%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.69%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.51%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 7 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 5 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.94%) User Experience
15 3 (0.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 234 (44.07%) Linux
2 71 (13.37%) Windows
3 36 (6.78%) Unix
4 30 (5.65%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.20%) CentOS
5 17 (3.20%) Ubuntu
6 10 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.32%) VMS
8 4 (0.75%) Mesosphere
9 3 (0.56%) Debian
10 2 (0.38%) DC/OS
10 2 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.19%) Android
11 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.19%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (76.65%) DevOps
2 276 (51.98%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (29.38%) Infrastructure as Code
4 126 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
5 111 (20.90%) Deployment Automation
6 110 (20.72%) Configuration Management
7 93 (17.51%) Scrum
8 74 (13.94%) Migration
9 72 (13.56%) Software Engineering
10 66 (12.43%) Fintech
10 66 (12.43%) TDD
11 57 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
12 56 (10.55%) Auto-Scaling
13 52 (9.79%) Machine Learning
14 49 (9.23%) SDLC
15 45 (8.47%) Continuous Delivery
16 44 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 40 (7.53%) Microservices
17 40 (7.53%) Test Automation
18 39 (7.34%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 276 (51.98%) Python
2 98 (18.46%) Java
3 93 (17.51%) Go
4 85 (16.01%) C#
5 84 (15.82%) JavaScript
6 73 (13.75%) PowerShell
7 69 (12.99%) Bash Shell
8 60 (11.30%) Ruby
9 52 (9.79%) SQL
10 34 (6.40%) C++
11 22 (4.14%) TypeScript
12 21 (3.95%) Shell Script
13 19 (3.58%) VB.NET
14 18 (3.39%) Scala
15 17 (3.20%) Kotlin
16 12 (2.26%) C
17 11 (2.07%) PHP
18 7 (1.32%) Erlang
19 5 (0.94%) Clojure
19 5 (0.94%) ES6
Qualifications
1 58 (10.92%) AWS Certification
2 44 (8.29%) Degree
3 21 (3.95%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.39%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.75%) CISSP
6 4 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.56%) CISM
7 3 (0.56%) CSSLP
7 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.38%) MCSE
8 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.13%) SLA
2 5 (0.94%) QA
3 3 (0.56%) NIST
4 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 280 (52.73%) Docker
2 11 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.94%) Xen
4 4 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.56%) LXC
5 3 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.38%) Firmware
6 2 (0.38%) KVM
6 2 (0.38%) vSphere
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) vCloud
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.19%) zsh
Systems Management
1 362 (68.17%) Terraform
2 260 (48.96%) Kubernetes
3 205 (38.61%) Puppet
4 192 (36.16%) Opscode Chef
5 173 (32.58%) Ansible
6 36 (6.78%) Istio
7 25 (4.71%) Prometheus
8 20 (3.77%) Packer
9 18 (3.39%) Nagios
10 10 (1.88%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (1.88%) logstash
11 9 (1.69%) Kibana
11 9 (1.69%) Salt
12 8 (1.51%) Grafana
12 8 (1.51%) Mesos
13 5 (0.94%) Consul
14 4 (0.75%) Automic
15 2 (0.38%) Graylog
15 2 (0.38%) HP Fortify
15 2 (0.38%) Marathon
Vendors
1 42 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.03%) Google
3 24 (4.52%) SaltStack
4 23 (4.33%) Atlassian
4 23 (4.33%) Splunk
5 19 (3.58%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.39%) VMware
7 15 (2.82%) Dynatrace
8 12 (2.26%) Oracle
9 10 (1.88%) IBM
10 9 (1.69%) AppDynamics
11 7 (1.32%) Hitachi
11 7 (1.32%) New Relic
11 7 (1.32%) SAP
12 5 (0.94%) Databricks
12 5 (0.94%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.94%) SolarWinds
13 4 (0.75%) PagerDuty
13 4 (0.75%) Remedy
14 3 (0.56%) Informatica