Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 430 638 918
Rank change year-on-year +208 +280 +188
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 998 634 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.68% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.74% 1.96% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 867 505 240
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £90,000
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 36,455 32,316 23,446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.80% 19.36% 13.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29,329 26,964 19,790
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,375 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%

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 16 December 2018.

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 16 December 2018. 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 +144 561 £70,000 - 88
North of England +113 210 £57,500 -4.17% 26
North West +91 157 £60,000 - 12
Midlands +57 81 £55,000 -15.38% 10
South East +15 81 £55,000 -8.33% 22
West Midlands +75 71 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Yorkshire +42 40 £45,000 -18.18% 10
South West +44 32 £61,500 +33.70% 6
East of England +21 27 £60,000 +4.35% 6
North East +6 13 £50,000 -20.00% 4
East Midlands +25 10 £55,000 -15.38% 4
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 983 (98.50%) Amazon AWS
2 755 (75.65%) DevOps
3 593 (59.42%) Linux
4 557 (55.81%) Ansible
5 478 (47.90%) Python
6 458 (45.89%) Terraform
7 424 (42.48%) Docker
8 420 (42.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 397 (39.78%) Puppet
10 380 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
11 376 (37.68%) Jenkins
12 352 (35.27%) Opscode Chef
13 343 (34.37%) Windows
14 300 (30.06%) Amazon EC2
15 299 (29.96%) Java
16 263 (26.35%) Amazon S3
17 249 (24.95%) Amazon RDS
18 245 (24.55%) Kubernetes
19 240 (24.05%) TeamCity
20 232 (23.25%) Git (software)
21 229 (22.95%) Bash Shell
22 227 (22.75%) Finance
22 227 (22.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 222 (22.24%) SQL
24 221 (22.14%) Octopus Deploy
25 207 (20.74%) Web Services
26 191 (19.14%) Node.js
27 183 (18.34%) Configuration Management
28 173 (17.33%) Google Cloud Platform
29 164 (16.43%) Continuous Integration

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
1 114 (11.42%) Confluence
2 100 (10.02%) IIS
3 76 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
4 57 (5.71%) nginx
5 45 (4.51%) Apache
6 38 (3.81%) OpenStack
7 34 (3.41%) JBoss
8 33 (3.31%) Tomcat
9 31 (3.11%) Apache Spark
10 25 (2.51%) WordPress
11 24 (2.40%) Apache Solr
12 22 (2.20%) CMS
12 22 (2.20%) WebLogic
13 14 (1.40%) Drupal
13 14 (1.40%) GlassFish
13 14 (1.40%) MQSeries
13 14 (1.40%) WebSphere
14 13 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.80%) Jetty
16 7 (0.70%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.10%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 983 (98.50%) Amazon AWS
2 420 (42.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 300 (30.06%) Amazon EC2
4 263 (26.35%) Amazon S3
5 227 (22.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 173 (17.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 155 (15.53%) Serverless
8 150 (15.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 131 (13.13%) Amazon SQS
9 131 (13.13%) AWS Lambda
10 111 (11.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 105 (10.52%) GitHub
12 96 (9.62%) IaaS
13 92 (9.22%) SaaS
14 87 (8.72%) Cloud Computing
15 78 (7.82%) Amazon ELB
16 66 (6.61%) Route 53
17 56 (5.61%) PaaS
18 43 (4.31%) AWS CloudTrail
19 41 (4.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 87 (8.72%) Firewall
2 71 (7.11%) Internet
3 65 (6.51%) DNS
4 58 (5.81%) TCP/IP
5 53 (5.31%) VPN
6 35 (3.51%) HTTP
7 22 (2.20%) LAN
8 21 (2.10%) WAN
9 16 (1.60%) SAN
10 14 (1.40%) Reverse Proxy
11 12 (1.20%) DHCP
12 10 (1.00%) SSL
13 7 (0.70%) Network Security
14 5 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
15 4 (0.40%) SNMP
16 3 (0.30%) BGP
16 3 (0.30%) EIGRP
16 3 (0.30%) OSPF
17 2 (0.20%) BIG-IP
17 2 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (24.95%) Amazon RDS
2 88 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
3 84 (8.42%) MySQL
4 75 (7.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 55 (5.51%) NoSQL
6 52 (5.21%) MongoDB
7 46 (4.61%) Redis
8 45 (4.51%) Big Data
8 45 (4.51%) Hadoop
9 35 (3.51%) Relational Database
10 31 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 27 (2.71%) SQL Server
12 24 (2.40%) Amazon Redshift
12 24 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
13 19 (1.90%) InfluxDB
14 13 (1.30%) DB2
15 10 (1.00%) Blockchain
15 10 (1.00%) RDBMS
16 9 (0.90%) Amazon Aurora
17 8 (0.80%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 376 (37.68%) Jenkins
2 240 (24.05%) TeamCity
3 232 (23.25%) Git (software)
4 221 (22.14%) Octopus Deploy
5 148 (14.83%) JIRA
6 134 (13.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 55 (5.51%) Subversion
8 50 (5.01%) Maven
9 49 (4.91%) Sonatype Nexus
10 37 (3.71%) GitLab
11 36 (3.61%) Travis CI
12 35 (3.51%) CircleCI
13 33 (3.31%) Vagrant
14 29 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (2.71%) gulp
16 25 (2.51%) Cucumber
16 25 (2.51%) GoCD
16 25 (2.51%) Selenium
17 20 (2.00%) Gradle
17 20 (2.00%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 227 (22.75%) Finance
2 50 (5.01%) Retail
3 28 (2.81%) Games
4 22 (2.20%) Marketing
5 17 (1.70%) Publishing
6 13 (1.30%) Advertising
7 11 (1.10%) Banking
7 11 (1.10%) French Language
7 11 (1.10%) German Language
7 11 (1.10%) Swedish Language
8 10 (1.00%) Law
9 7 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.30%) Back Office
11 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Electronics
12 1 (0.10%) Front Office
12 1 (0.10%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.10%) Military
Job Titles
1 467 (46.79%) DevOps Engineer
2 149 (14.93%) AWS Engineer
3 134 (13.43%) Cloud Engineer
4 101 (10.12%) Architect
5 100 (10.02%) AWS DevOps
6 94 (9.42%) Senior DevOps
7 77 (7.72%) DevOps Manager
8 74 (7.41%) Consultant
9 69 (6.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 69 (6.91%) DevOps Consultant
10 67 (6.71%) Developer
11 60 (6.01%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 55 (5.51%) Cloud Architect
13 52 (5.21%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 51 (5.11%) Lead DevOps
15 37 (3.71%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 36 (3.61%) Linux Engineer
17 35 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
18 34 (3.41%) Java Engineer
19 33 (3.31%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (20.74%) Web Services
2 191 (19.14%) Node.js
3 98 (9.82%) Elastic Stack
4 68 (6.81%) AngularJS
5 66 (6.61%) HTML
5 66 (6.61%) React
6 51 (5.11%) .NET
7 48 (4.81%) CSS
8 43 (4.31%) Kafka
9 39 (3.91%) Spring
10 35 (3.51%) Java EE
11 32 (3.21%) ActiveMQ
12 29 (2.91%) JSON
13 26 (2.61%) J2EE
14 25 (2.51%) JAX-RS
14 25 (2.51%) YAML
15 24 (2.40%) RESTful
16 23 (2.30%) Spring Boot
17 20 (2.00%) HTML5
17 20 (2.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 135 (13.53%) Private Cloud
2 114 (11.42%) Fintech
3 90 (9.02%) Public Cloud
4 81 (8.12%) Hybrid Cloud
5 62 (6.21%) Data Centre
6 58 (5.81%) Cloud Native
7 48 (4.81%) Linux Command Line
8 46 (4.61%) Self-Motivation
9 45 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (3.51%) Mobile App
12 33 (3.31%) Internet of Things
13 28 (2.81%) Blog
14 24 (2.40%) Algorithms
15 22 (2.20%) Replication
16 20 (2.00%) PlayStation
17 18 (1.80%) Clustering
18 17 (1.70%) Management Information System
19 11 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
20 6 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 593 (59.42%) Linux
2 343 (34.37%) Windows
3 85 (8.52%) CentOS
3 85 (8.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 83 (8.32%) Unix
5 52 (5.21%) Ubuntu
6 49 (4.91%) Windows Server
7 35 (3.51%) Debian
8 25 (2.51%) Android
9 23 (2.30%) Apple iOS
10 20 (2.00%) Mesosphere
11 19 (1.90%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (1.00%) DC/OS
13 10 (1.00%) Solaris
14 5 (0.50%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
16 3 (0.30%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.20%) VMS
17 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 755 (75.65%) DevOps
2 380 (38.08%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (18.34%) Configuration Management
4 164 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (13.23%) Microservices
6 126 (12.63%) Test Automation
7 121 (12.12%) Open Source
8 119 (11.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 103 (10.32%) Asset Management
10 97 (9.72%) Scrum
11 89 (8.92%) Network Virtualisation
12 88 (8.82%) ITIL
13 87 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
14 86 (8.62%) Continuous Deployment
15 77 (7.72%) Wealth Management
16 76 (7.62%) Deployment Automation
17 73 (7.31%) Software Engineering
18 71 (7.11%) Mentoring
19 66 (6.61%) Migration
20 65 (6.51%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 478 (47.90%) Python
2 299 (29.96%) Java
3 229 (22.95%) Bash Shell
4 222 (22.24%) SQL
5 143 (14.33%) C#
6 141 (14.13%) PowerShell
7 118 (11.82%) JavaScript
8 84 (8.42%) Ruby
9 69 (6.91%) PHP
10 63 (6.31%) Go
11 42 (4.21%) Scala
12 41 (4.11%) Perl
13 33 (3.31%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.80%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.30%) Clojure
16 12 (1.20%) AWK
16 12 (1.20%) C++
17 10 (1.00%) R
18 8 (0.80%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 83 (8.32%) Degree
2 82 (8.22%) AWS Certification
3 38 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
4 28 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (1.60%) Master's Degree
7 11 (1.10%) MCSE
8 9 (0.90%) ISEB
9 7 (0.70%) MCSA
10 5 (0.50%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
12 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.20%) CCNP
13 2 (0.20%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.10%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (6.91%) QA
2 26 (2.61%) GDPR
3 13 (1.30%) SLA
4 6 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 424 (42.48%) Docker
2 126 (12.63%) Virtual Machines
3 112 (11.22%) Active Directory
4 62 (6.21%) VMware Infrastructure
5 48 (4.81%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.00%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.60%) iptables
8 6 (0.60%) pfSense
9 4 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.30%) HDFS
11 2 (0.20%) etcd
11 2 (0.20%) Xen
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.10%) NFS
12 1 (0.10%) Varnish
12 1 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 557 (55.81%) Ansible
2 458 (45.89%) Terraform
3 397 (39.78%) Puppet
4 352 (35.27%) Opscode Chef
5 245 (24.55%) Kubernetes
6 132 (13.23%) Salt
7 71 (7.11%) Packer
8 39 (3.91%) Docker Swarm
9 35 (3.51%) Prometheus
10 33 (3.31%) Kibana
11 31 (3.11%) Consul
11 31 (3.11%) logstash
12 29 (2.91%) Grafana
13 21 (2.10%) Nagios
14 20 (2.00%) Automic
14 20 (2.00%) Mesos
15 13 (1.30%) Rancher
16 11 (1.10%) HAProxy
17 10 (1.00%) rkt
17 10 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 121 (12.12%) New Relic
2 111 (11.12%) Google
3 94 (9.42%) VMware
4 90 (9.02%) Trend Micro
5 70 (7.01%) Microsoft
6 63 (6.31%) Red Hat
7 53 (5.31%) Oracle
8 39 (3.91%) Splunk
9 25 (2.51%) SaltStack
10 23 (2.30%) Atlassian
11 21 (2.10%) IBM
12 18 (1.80%) Cisco
13 14 (1.40%) McAfee
14 13 (1.30%) Palo Alto
15 11 (1.10%) SolarWinds
16 10 (1.00%) EMC
17 9 (0.90%) Remedy
18 8 (0.80%) Citrix
19 7 (0.70%) AppDynamics
20 6 (0.60%) Apple