Period
to 19 April 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 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 421 534 845
Rank change year-on-year +113 +311 +195
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 980 831 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.71% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.66% 2.26% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 801 697 264
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,875
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 36,783 36,834 24,384
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.75% 22.19% 15.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29,596 30,490 20,501
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £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 April 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 April 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 +34 591 £70,000 +3.70% 53
North of England +83 157 £57,500 -10.16% 14
North West +71 113 £60,000 -6.98% 4
South East +81 85 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Midlands +53 63 £55,000 -15.38%
South West +66 53 £60,000 - 3
West Midlands +55 45 £57,500 -11.54%
Yorkshire +37 38 £50,000 -16.67% 7
East of England +70 28 £60,000 - 10
East Midlands +33 17 £55,000 -15.38%
North East +16 5 £70,000 +7.69% 3
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 967 (98.67%) Amazon AWS
2 736 (75.10%) DevOps
3 555 (56.63%) Linux
4 544 (55.51%) Terraform
5 486 (49.59%) Ansible
6 459 (46.84%) Python
7 430 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
8 424 (43.27%) Docker
9 399 (40.71%) Jenkins
10 394 (40.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 360 (36.73%) Windows
12 339 (34.59%) Puppet
13 321 (32.76%) Amazon EC2
14 298 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
15 285 (29.08%) Kubernetes
15 285 (29.08%) Amazon S3
16 245 (25.00%) Java
17 228 (23.27%) Amazon RDS
18 220 (22.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 219 (22.35%) Finance
20 217 (22.14%) Serverless
21 214 (21.84%) Git (software)
22 211 (21.53%) TeamCity
23 209 (21.33%) AWS Lambda
24 196 (20.00%) Configuration Management
25 188 (19.18%) Node.js
26 179 (18.27%) Bash Shell
27 176 (17.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 176 (17.96%) Octopus Deploy
28 175 (17.86%) Web Services

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 90 (9.18%) Confluence
2 89 (9.08%) IIS
3 69 (7.04%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (2.76%) Apache Spark
5 23 (2.35%) Apache
6 18 (1.84%) OpenStack
7 17 (1.73%) nginx
8 9 (0.92%) SAS
9 8 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.82%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 4 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.41%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.31%) CloudStack
13 3 (0.31%) Luigi
13 3 (0.31%) Tornado
14 1 (0.10%) Jetty
14 1 (0.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 967 (98.67%) Amazon AWS
2 394 (40.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 321 (32.76%) Amazon EC2
4 285 (29.08%) Amazon S3
5 220 (22.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 217 (22.14%) Serverless
7 209 (21.33%) AWS Lambda
8 176 (17.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 169 (17.24%) Google Cloud Platform
10 128 (13.06%) Amazon SQS
11 92 (9.39%) GitHub
12 76 (7.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 76 (7.76%) IaaS
13 74 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
14 64 (6.53%) Amazon ELB
15 51 (5.20%) PaaS
16 46 (4.69%) SaaS
17 42 (4.29%) Amazon Kinesis
18 40 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
19 39 (3.98%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.94%) Firewall
2 46 (4.69%) Internet
3 37 (3.78%) DNS
4 36 (3.67%) VPN
5 35 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 20 (2.04%) Network Security
7 15 (1.53%) LAN
8 13 (1.33%) WAN
9 12 (1.22%) HTTP
10 8 (0.82%) DHCP
10 8 (0.82%) FTP
10 8 (0.82%) SSL
11 7 (0.71%) SMTP
12 5 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
13 4 (0.41%) BIG-IP
13 4 (0.41%) IPv4
14 3 (0.31%) NAS
14 3 (0.31%) SAN
15 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
15 2 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (23.27%) Amazon RDS
2 93 (9.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 67 (6.84%) Amazon Redshift
4 63 (6.43%) PostgreSQL
5 61 (6.22%) MySQL
6 56 (5.71%) Big Data
7 55 (5.61%) MongoDB
8 48 (4.90%) SQL Server
9 33 (3.37%) NoSQL
10 30 (3.06%) Redis
11 28 (2.86%) Hadoop
12 19 (1.94%) Amazon Aurora
13 16 (1.63%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (1.63%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.02%) Amazon Athena
14 10 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.02%) InfluxDB
15 9 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
15 9 (0.92%) MariaDB
16 5 (0.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 399 (40.71%) Jenkins
2 214 (21.84%) Git (software)
3 211 (21.53%) TeamCity
4 176 (17.96%) Octopus Deploy
5 127 (12.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 102 (10.41%) JIRA
7 65 (6.63%) Travis CI
8 64 (6.53%) Bitbucket Server
9 45 (4.59%) Vagrant
10 43 (4.39%) GitLab
10 43 (4.39%) Selenium
11 41 (4.18%) Maven
12 33 (3.37%) CircleCI
12 33 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (2.76%) Bitbucket
14 26 (2.65%) IBM UrbanCode
15 24 (2.45%) GoCD
16 23 (2.35%) Gradle
17 22 (2.24%) Sonatype Nexus
18 21 (2.14%) Subversion
General
1 219 (22.35%) Finance
2 41 (4.18%) Retail
3 24 (2.45%) Banking
4 20 (2.04%) Billing
5 17 (1.73%) Games
6 16 (1.63%) Publishing
7 13 (1.33%) Law
7 13 (1.33%) Legal
8 12 (1.22%) Marketing
9 8 (0.82%) Front Office
9 8 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.61%) Advertising
10 6 (0.61%) Back Office
11 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 382 (38.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 191 (19.49%) AWS Engineer
3 148 (15.10%) Cloud Engineer
4 145 (14.80%) Developer
5 102 (10.41%) Senior DevOps
6 93 (9.49%) Consultant
7 86 (8.78%) AWS DevOps
8 71 (7.24%) DevOps Consultant
9 61 (6.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 59 (6.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 57 (5.82%) AWS Developer
12 55 (5.61%) Architect
12 55 (5.61%) DevOps Manager
13 52 (5.31%) Lead DevOps
13 52 (5.31%) Software Engineer
14 51 (5.20%) Java Developer
15 49 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 42 (4.29%) Senior Developer
17 37 (3.78%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
17 37 (3.78%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (19.18%) Node.js
2 175 (17.86%) Web Services
3 91 (9.29%) Elastic Stack
4 71 (7.24%) React
5 68 (6.94%) .NET
6 61 (6.22%) AngularJS
7 46 (4.69%) REST
8 44 (4.49%) RESTful
9 41 (4.18%) JSON
9 41 (4.18%) Kafka
10 38 (3.88%) J2EE
10 38 (3.88%) Spring
11 34 (3.47%) HTML
12 33 (3.37%) J2SE
12 33 (3.37%) Redux
13 25 (2.55%) Spring Boot
14 24 (2.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (2.45%) HTML5
15 23 (2.35%) .NET Framework
16 21 (2.14%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.18%) Fintech
2 87 (8.88%) Public Cloud
3 82 (8.37%) Private Cloud
4 58 (5.92%) Data Centre
5 56 (5.71%) Linux Command Line
6 48 (4.90%) Mobile App
7 43 (4.39%) Hybrid Cloud
7 43 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
8 40 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
9 37 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (3.57%) Cloud Native
11 33 (3.37%) Internet of Things
12 32 (3.27%) Blog
13 26 (2.65%) PlayStation
14 24 (2.45%) Algorithms
15 19 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (1.43%) Virtual Team
17 12 (1.22%) User Experience
18 10 (1.02%) Data Structures
19 6 (0.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 555 (56.63%) Linux
2 360 (36.73%) Windows
3 62 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 56 (5.71%) Windows Server
5 53 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 45 (4.59%) CentOS
7 36 (3.67%) Unix
8 31 (3.16%) Apple iOS
9 27 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 26 (2.65%) Mesosphere
11 24 (2.45%) DC/OS
12 18 (1.84%) Amazon Linux
12 18 (1.84%) Android
13 9 (0.92%) Fedora
14 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.31%) Debian
15 3 (0.31%) Kali Linux
16 2 (0.20%) Solaris
17 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 736 (75.10%) DevOps
2 430 (43.88%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 173 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 129 (13.16%) Scrum
6 127 (12.96%) Microservices
7 107 (10.92%) Software Engineering
8 100 (10.20%) Test Automation
9 97 (9.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 95 (9.69%) Asset Management
11 91 (9.29%) Continuous Delivery
12 85 (8.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 82 (8.37%) Open Source
14 80 (8.16%) Mentoring
14 80 (8.16%) Migration
15 74 (7.55%) ITIL
16 71 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (7.24%) Network Virtualisation
17 70 (7.14%) Presales
18 63 (6.43%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 459 (46.84%) Python
2 245 (25.00%) Java
3 179 (18.27%) Bash Shell
4 166 (16.94%) PowerShell
5 161 (16.43%) SQL
6 125 (12.76%) C#
7 93 (9.49%) JavaScript
8 88 (8.98%) Ruby
9 73 (7.45%) Go
10 45 (4.59%) PHP
11 41 (4.18%) Scala
12 36 (3.67%) Shell Script
13 31 (3.16%) TypeScript
14 29 (2.96%) Perl
15 26 (2.65%) C++
16 19 (1.94%) Clojure
17 16 (1.63%) ES6
17 16 (1.63%) Java 8
18 8 (0.82%) R
19 7 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 65 (6.63%) Degree
2 56 (5.71%) AWS Certification
3 46 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 31 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 31 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
5 26 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.12%) CCNA
6 11 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (0.92%) RHCE
9 6 (0.61%) MCSE
10 4 (0.41%) ISEB
11 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.20%) PhD
12 1 (0.10%) CCNP
12 1 (0.10%) CISA
12 1 (0.10%) CISM
12 1 (0.10%) CISSP
12 1 (0.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (6.33%) QA
2 26 (2.65%) GDPR
3 9 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.71%) SLA
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 424 (43.27%) Docker
2 106 (10.82%) Active Directory
3 102 (10.41%) Virtual Machines
4 49 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (4.18%) Hyper-V
6 24 (2.45%) VirtualBox
7 14 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 10 (1.02%) Varnish
9 9 (0.92%) etcd
9 9 (0.92%) Squid
10 2 (0.20%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.20%) HDFS
11 1 (0.10%) iptables
11 1 (0.10%) pfSense
11 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 544 (55.51%) Terraform
2 486 (49.59%) Ansible
3 339 (34.59%) Puppet
4 298 (30.41%) Opscode Chef
5 285 (29.08%) Kubernetes
6 79 (8.06%) Salt
7 69 (7.04%) Packer
8 39 (3.98%) Docker Swarm
9 38 (3.88%) Consul
10 31 (3.16%) Prometheus
11 26 (2.65%) Automic
12 18 (1.84%) Rancher
13 15 (1.53%) Nagios
14 13 (1.33%) Kibana
15 12 (1.22%) Grafana
16 11 (1.12%) Graphite
17 10 (1.02%) logstash
17 10 (1.02%) Mesos
18 7 (0.71%) rkt
19 6 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 116 (11.84%) Google
2 104 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 102 (10.41%) New Relic
4 70 (7.14%) Splunk
5 59 (6.02%) Oracle
6 58 (5.92%) Trend Micro
7 55 (5.61%) VMware
8 34 (3.47%) Red Hat
9 29 (2.96%) SaltStack
10 20 (2.04%) AppDynamics
11 18 (1.84%) Apple
12 12 (1.22%) Atlassian
13 11 (1.12%) Cognizant
14 8 (0.82%) Adobe
14 8 (0.82%) Tableau
15 7 (0.71%) Alibaba
16 6 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (0.51%) Teradata
17 5 (0.51%) TOWER Software
18 4 (0.41%) F5