Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 600 900 1107
Rank change year-on-year +300 +207 +23
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 650 286 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.39% 0.16% 0.087%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.01% 1.24% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 519 236 151
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £89,375 £78,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +20.00%

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 32291 23134 19633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 19.19% 13.26% 9.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26942 19572 16603
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,533 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 +126 374 £70,000 +7.69% 25
North of England +100 115 £55,000 +37.50% 13
North West +56 78 £60,000 +50.00% 9
South East +88 69 £60,000 +9.09% 8
Midlands +53 45 £65,000 - 4
East of England +19 35 £55,000 +10.00% 4
West Midlands +43 33 £66,250 +1.92% 3
Yorkshire +37 28 £55,000 +22.22% 2
East Midlands +35 12 £65,000 - 1
South West +15 10 £46,000 -8.00% 2
North East +10 10 £60,000 +60.00% 2
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 628 (96.62%) Amazon AWS
2 500 (76.92%) DevOps
3 382 (58.77%) Linux
4 370 (56.92%) Puppet
5 337 (51.85%) Ansible
6 314 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
6 314 (48.31%) Python
7 303 (46.62%) Docker
8 274 (42.15%) Jenkins
9 253 (38.92%) Terraform
10 232 (35.69%) Amazon EC2
11 216 (33.23%) Configuration Management
12 213 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
13 193 (29.69%) Java
14 177 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
15 163 (25.08%) Kubernetes
16 158 (24.31%) Amazon S3
17 150 (23.08%) Windows
18 142 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
18 142 (21.85%) Amazon RDS
19 139 (21.38%) Bash Shell
20 136 (20.92%) Ruby
21 126 (19.38%) Web Services
22 112 (17.23%) Serverless
23 111 (17.08%) PowerShell
24 109 (16.77%) Git (software)
25 106 (16.31%) AWS Lambda
26 102 (15.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
27 92 (14.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 92 (14.15%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 78 (12.00%) Apache
2 57 (8.77%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (5.38%) IIS
4 29 (4.46%) Tomcat
5 23 (3.54%) nginx
6 22 (3.38%) OpenStack
7 16 (2.46%) Apache Spark
7 16 (2.46%) Confluence
8 15 (2.31%) Cloud Foundry
8 15 (2.31%) CMS
9 10 (1.54%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.38%) Drupal
11 6 (0.92%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.77%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.46%) JBoss
14 2 (0.31%) Moodle
14 2 (0.31%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.31%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 6 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 628 (96.62%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (35.69%) Amazon EC2
3 177 (27.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 158 (24.31%) Amazon S3
5 112 (17.23%) Serverless
6 106 (16.31%) AWS Lambda
7 102 (15.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 92 (14.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 60 (9.23%) IaaS
10 56 (8.62%) Amazon SQS
11 51 (7.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 50 (7.69%) GitHub
13 45 (6.92%) Amazon ELB
14 43 (6.62%) SaaS
15 42 (6.46%) Google Cloud Platform
15 42 (6.46%) Route 53
16 38 (5.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 38 (5.85%) PaaS
17 30 (4.62%) CloudFront
18 24 (3.69%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 63 (9.69%) Firewall
2 54 (8.31%) VPN
3 45 (6.92%) DNS
4 35 (5.38%) DHCP
5 25 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 22 (3.38%) VLAN
7 21 (3.23%) LDAP
8 20 (3.08%) Kerberos
9 16 (2.46%) IPsec
10 12 (1.85%) SMS
11 9 (1.38%) HTTP
11 9 (1.38%) LAN
12 8 (1.23%) Internet
13 7 (1.08%) Skype
13 7 (1.08%) WAN
14 6 (0.92%) Network Security
15 5 (0.77%) PBX
15 5 (0.77%) PSTN
15 5 (0.77%) Unified Communications
15 5 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (21.85%) Amazon RDS
2 83 (12.77%) MySQL
3 62 (9.54%) Big Data
4 52 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 46 (7.08%) MongoDB
6 44 (6.77%) NoSQL
7 42 (6.46%) Hadoop
8 32 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 31 (4.77%) Redis
10 24 (3.69%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (3.08%) Amazon Redshift
13 16 (2.46%) Relational Database
14 10 (1.54%) Amazon Aurora
14 10 (1.54%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.77%) Data Lake
15 5 (0.77%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.46%) Apache Hive
16 3 (0.46%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.46%) HBase
Development Applications
1 274 (42.15%) Jenkins
2 109 (16.77%) Git (software)
3 92 (14.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 49 (7.54%) JIRA
5 42 (6.46%) TeamCity
6 37 (5.69%) Hudson
7 36 (5.54%) Bitbucket
8 35 (5.38%) Vagrant
9 32 (4.92%) Maven
10 25 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
11 22 (3.38%) Selenium
11 22 (3.38%) SonarQube
12 21 (3.23%) GoCD
13 20 (3.08%) Gradle
14 18 (2.77%) JUnit
15 15 (2.31%) Travis CI
16 14 (2.15%) Ant
17 13 (2.00%) Gatling
18 10 (1.54%) Codeship
18 10 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 45 (6.92%) Finance
2 33 (5.08%) Banking
3 24 (3.69%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.23%) Marketing
5 17 (2.62%) Games
6 14 (2.15%) Advertising
6 14 (2.15%) Retail
7 11 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.23%) Automotive
9 7 (1.08%) Back Office
9 7 (1.08%) Electronics
10 5 (0.77%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Digital Economy
11 3 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 294 (45.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 149 (22.92%) AWS DevOps
3 114 (17.54%) AWS Engineer
4 85 (13.08%) Cloud Engineer
5 82 (12.62%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 64 (9.85%) Senior DevOps
7 61 (9.38%) Architect
8 50 (7.69%) Consultant
9 49 (7.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 44 (6.77%) DevOps Consultant
11 40 (6.15%) Developer
12 35 (5.38%) AWS Consultant
12 35 (5.38%) Cloud Architect
13 32 (4.92%) Linux Engineer
13 32 (4.92%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 31 (4.77%) AWS Architect
15 28 (4.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 23 (3.54%) DevOps Architect
17 22 (3.38%) Lead DevOps
18 20 (3.08%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (19.38%) Web Services
2 62 (9.54%) Node.js
3 42 (6.46%) .NET
4 33 (5.08%) RESTful
5 31 (4.77%) Hibernate
5 31 (4.77%) JSON
6 26 (4.00%) LAMP
7 25 (3.85%) Kafka
8 21 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
9 18 (2.77%) AngularJS
9 18 (2.77%) REST
10 16 (2.46%) Spring
11 14 (2.15%) ASP.NET
11 14 (2.15%) LEMP Stack
11 14 (2.15%) Middleware
11 14 (2.15%) React
12 13 (2.00%) CSS
12 13 (2.00%) Dropwizard
13 12 (1.85%) HTML
13 12 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.85%) Data Centre
2 50 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 30 (4.62%) Fintech
3 30 (4.62%) PKI
4 25 (3.85%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.69%) Linux Command Line
6 22 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 17 (2.62%) Mobile App
9 16 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (2.31%) Life Science
11 12 (1.85%) Management Information System
11 12 (1.85%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.69%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.54%) User Experience
14 9 (1.38%) Cloud Native
15 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.08%) Fat Client
16 7 (1.08%) Thin Client
17 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 382 (58.77%) Linux
2 150 (23.08%) Windows
3 60 (9.23%) CentOS
4 54 (8.31%) Unix
5 51 (7.85%) Windows Server
6 42 (6.46%) Ubuntu
7 39 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.92%) Debian
10 11 (1.69%) Amazon Linux
10 11 (1.69%) Android
11 9 (1.38%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.38%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.77%) DC/OS
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.31%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 500 (76.92%) DevOps
2 216 (33.23%) Configuration Management
3 213 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
4 142 (21.85%) Continuous Integration
5 87 (13.38%) Microservices
6 77 (11.85%) TDD
7 75 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
8 74 (11.38%) Test Automation
9 59 (9.08%) ITIL
10 56 (8.62%) Open Source
11 55 (8.46%) Continuous Deployment
12 52 (8.00%) E-Commerce
13 48 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 43 (6.62%) Software Engineering
15 42 (6.46%) Auto-Scaling
16 39 (6.00%) Migration
17 37 (5.69%) Collaborative Working
17 37 (5.69%) Task Automation
18 36 (5.54%) Mentoring
19 35 (5.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 314 (48.31%) Python
2 193 (29.69%) Java
3 139 (21.38%) Bash Shell
4 136 (20.92%) Ruby
5 111 (17.08%) PowerShell
6 70 (10.77%) Perl
7 65 (10.00%) SQL
8 59 (9.08%) JavaScript
9 55 (8.46%) PHP
10 34 (5.23%) C#
11 33 (5.08%) Go
12 21 (3.23%) VBScript
13 14 (2.15%) Scala
14 9 (1.38%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.08%) R
16 6 (0.92%) Clojure
17 5 (0.77%) C++
17 5 (0.77%) Groovy
18 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
18 3 (0.46%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 34 (5.23%) Degree
2 27 (4.15%) AWS Certification
3 23 (3.54%) Security Cleared
4 20 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 19 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.77%) CCNA
7 5 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.31%) RHCE
10 1 (0.15%) CISA
10 1 (0.15%) CISM
10 1 (0.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.92%) QA
2 18 (2.77%) GCP
3 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.62%) GDPR
4 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.62%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 303 (46.62%) Docker
2 41 (6.31%) Active Directory
3 27 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (3.38%) Hyper-V
5 20 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (1.85%) LXC
7 8 (1.23%) Xen
8 6 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.62%) Varnish
10 3 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.46%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.31%) etcd
11 2 (0.31%) flannel
12 1 (0.15%) NFS
Systems Management
1 370 (56.92%) Puppet
2 337 (51.85%) Ansible
3 314 (48.31%) Opscode Chef
4 253 (38.92%) Terraform
5 163 (25.08%) Kubernetes
6 76 (11.69%) Packer
7 41 (6.31%) Salt
8 39 (6.00%) Docker Swarm
9 31 (4.77%) Nagios
9 31 (4.77%) SCOM
10 30 (4.62%) ZABBIX
11 26 (4.00%) Mesos
12 15 (2.31%) Ambari
12 15 (2.31%) Kibana
13 14 (2.15%) Consul
13 14 (2.15%) logstash
14 13 (2.00%) rkt
15 12 (1.85%) SCCM
16 11 (1.69%) SCVMM
17 7 (1.08%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 68 (10.46%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.38%) Google
3 33 (5.08%) VMware
4 30 (4.62%) Splunk
5 28 (4.31%) Red Hat
6 25 (3.85%) New Relic
7 16 (2.46%) Citrix
7 16 (2.46%) Oracle
8 15 (2.31%) Hortonworks
9 13 (2.00%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.00%) hybris
9 13 (2.00%) Rackspace
10 11 (1.69%) AppDynamics
10 11 (1.69%) BMC
11 10 (1.54%) Cisco
12 9 (1.38%) CheckPoint
13 7 (1.08%) SAP
14 6 (0.92%) PagerDuty
14 6 (0.92%) Sitecore
15 5 (0.77%) Arqiva