Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 588 875 1055
Rank change year-on-year +287 +180 +68
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 707 290 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.18% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.07% 1.25% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 566 230 173
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,625 £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 34,135 23,248 20,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.71% 14.03% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28,580 19,645 17,518
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +180 432 £70,000 +3.70% 84
North of England +94 118 £64,000 +60.00% 22
North West +61 81 £64,000 +60.00% 6
South East +50 57 £60,000 -4.00% 9
Midlands +33 53 £65,000 +30.00% 3
West Midlands +40 41 £62,500 +25.00% 2
East of England +23 39 £60,000 +26.32% 17
Yorkshire +46 26 £55,000 +22.22% 12
East Midlands +14 12 £65,000 - 1
North East -7 12 £60,000 +57.89% 4
South West - 8 £50,000 - 1
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 681 (96.32%) Amazon AWS
2 579 (81.90%) DevOps
3 462 (65.35%) Linux
4 405 (57.28%) Ansible
5 373 (52.76%) Puppet
6 371 (52.48%) Python
7 328 (46.39%) Opscode Chef
8 324 (45.83%) Docker
9 322 (45.54%) Jenkins
10 313 (44.27%) Terraform
11 267 (37.77%) Amazon EC2
12 246 (34.79%) Java
13 238 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
14 219 (30.98%) Configuration Management
15 218 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
16 190 (26.87%) Amazon S3
17 189 (26.73%) Kubernetes
18 166 (23.48%) Windows
19 143 (20.23%) Bash Shell
20 134 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
21 132 (18.67%) Amazon RDS
21 132 (18.67%) Ruby
22 131 (18.53%) Git (software)
23 121 (17.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
24 111 (15.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 109 (15.42%) Serverless
26 108 (15.28%) Web Services
27 104 (14.71%) AWS Lambda
28 101 (14.29%) Microservices
29 98 (13.86%) Packer

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 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (9.76%) Apache
3 37 (5.23%) IIS
4 35 (4.95%) nginx
5 29 (4.10%) Confluence
6 28 (3.96%) Tomcat
7 18 (2.55%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (2.55%) CMS
8 16 (2.26%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.98%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.56%) Drupal
11 9 (1.27%) Apache Solr
12 8 (1.13%) CloudStack
13 6 (0.85%) EPiServer
13 6 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.57%) JBoss
15 3 (0.42%) Moodle
15 3 (0.42%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.42%) WordPress
16 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 681 (96.32%) Amazon AWS
2 267 (37.77%) Amazon EC2
3 218 (30.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 190 (26.87%) Amazon S3
5 111 (15.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 109 (15.42%) Serverless
7 104 (14.71%) AWS Lambda
8 73 (10.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 68 (9.62%) IaaS
10 66 (9.34%) Amazon SQS
10 66 (9.34%) SaaS
11 62 (8.77%) Amazon ELB
12 59 (8.35%) Google Cloud Platform
13 52 (7.36%) GitHub
14 47 (6.65%) PaaS
15 41 (5.80%) Route 53
16 37 (5.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 36 (5.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 36 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
18 28 (3.96%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 77 (10.89%) Firewall
2 66 (9.34%) VPN
3 56 (7.92%) DNS
4 48 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 28 (3.96%) DHCP
6 16 (2.26%) VLAN
7 15 (2.12%) IPsec
7 15 (2.12%) LAN
7 15 (2.12%) WAN
8 14 (1.98%) HTTP
9 9 (1.27%) Kerberos
9 9 (1.27%) Reverse Proxy
10 8 (1.13%) Internet
10 8 (1.13%) SAN
11 7 (0.99%) BGP
11 7 (0.99%) EIGRP
11 7 (0.99%) OSPF
11 7 (0.99%) SSL
11 7 (0.99%) Unified Communications
11 7 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (18.67%) Amazon RDS
2 77 (10.89%) MySQL
3 70 (9.90%) Big Data
4 56 (7.92%) MongoDB
4 56 (7.92%) SQL Server
5 54 (7.64%) NoSQL
6 44 (6.22%) Hadoop
7 42 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (4.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 25 (3.54%) Redis
10 24 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
11 16 (2.26%) Relational Database
12 11 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (1.41%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.99%) Amazon Aurora
14 7 (0.99%) MarkLogic
14 7 (0.99%) Neo4j
15 5 (0.71%) Data Lake
15 5 (0.71%) OpenTSDB
15 5 (0.71%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 322 (45.54%) Jenkins
2 131 (18.53%) Git (software)
3 121 (17.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 68 (9.62%) TeamCity
5 57 (8.06%) JIRA
6 52 (7.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 43 (6.08%) Hudson
8 41 (5.80%) Vagrant
9 35 (4.95%) Maven
10 30 (4.24%) Bitbucket
11 28 (3.96%) SonarQube
12 23 (3.25%) GoCD
13 20 (2.83%) Gatling
14 19 (2.69%) Gradle
14 19 (2.69%) Selenium
14 19 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
15 17 (2.40%) JUnit
16 16 (2.26%) Travis CI
17 15 (2.12%) JMeter
18 12 (1.70%) Ant
General
1 44 (6.22%) Banking
2 37 (5.23%) Finance
3 29 (4.10%) Retail
4 22 (3.11%) Games
5 15 (2.12%) Manufacturing
6 13 (1.84%) Marketing
7 11 (1.56%) Automotive
7 11 (1.56%) Publishing
8 10 (1.41%) Legal
9 9 (1.27%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.13%) Advertising
11 4 (0.57%) Back Office
11 4 (0.57%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 370 (52.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 178 (25.18%) AWS DevOps
3 151 (21.36%) AWS Engineer
4 115 (16.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 109 (15.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 73 (10.33%) Senior DevOps
7 62 (8.77%) Architect
8 59 (8.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 52 (7.36%) Consultant
10 47 (6.65%) DevOps Consultant
11 37 (5.23%) AWS Consultant
12 34 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
13 33 (4.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 32 (4.53%) AWS Architect
14 32 (4.53%) Cloud Architect
14 32 (4.53%) Developer
15 29 (4.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 26 (3.68%) DevOps Architect
17 25 (3.54%) Lead DevOps
18 23 (3.25%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (15.28%) Web Services
2 56 (7.92%) Node.js
3 45 (6.36%) .NET
3 45 (6.36%) Elastic Stack
4 41 (5.80%) JSON
5 35 (4.95%) LAMP
6 30 (4.24%) Hibernate
7 29 (4.10%) LEMP Stack
8 27 (3.82%) Kafka
9 25 (3.54%) AngularJS
9 25 (3.54%) REST
10 23 (3.25%) RESTful
11 17 (2.40%) CSS
11 17 (2.40%) HTML
12 15 (2.12%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (2.12%) Spring
13 14 (1.98%) React
14 11 (1.56%) LDAP
14 11 (1.56%) Middleware
14 11 (1.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 53 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 47 (6.65%) Public Cloud
3 41 (5.80%) Fintech
4 33 (4.67%) Private Cloud
5 32 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (3.54%) Computer Science
7 23 (3.25%) Linux Command Line
8 20 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
9 18 (2.55%) Life Science
10 16 (2.26%) Mobile App
10 16 (2.26%) PKI
11 15 (2.12%) Cloud Native
11 15 (2.12%) User Experience
12 14 (1.98%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.56%) Semantic Web
14 9 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.27%) Replication
15 8 (1.13%) Fat Client
15 8 (1.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 462 (65.35%) Linux
2 166 (23.48%) Windows
3 66 (9.34%) Unix
4 63 (8.91%) CentOS
5 46 (6.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 39 (5.52%) Ubuntu
6 39 (5.52%) Windows Server
7 22 (3.11%) Amazon Linux
8 20 (2.83%) CoreOS
9 19 (2.69%) Android
10 18 (2.55%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (1.27%) DC/OS
13 7 (0.99%) Debian
14 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (81.90%) DevOps
2 238 (33.66%) Agile Software Development
3 219 (30.98%) Configuration Management
4 134 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
5 101 (14.29%) Microservices
6 93 (13.15%) Continuous Delivery
7 85 (12.02%) Test Automation
8 74 (10.47%) Open Source
9 70 (9.90%) E-Commerce
9 70 (9.90%) TDD
10 54 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 51 (7.21%) Software Engineering
12 48 (6.79%) ITIL
13 44 (6.22%) Continuous Deployment
14 43 (6.08%) Scrum
15 41 (5.80%) Task Automation
16 40 (5.66%) Collaborative Working
17 35 (4.95%) Analytics
18 34 (4.81%) SDLC
19 32 (4.53%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 371 (52.48%) Python
2 246 (34.79%) Java
3 143 (20.23%) Bash Shell
4 132 (18.67%) Ruby
5 98 (13.86%) SQL
6 90 (12.73%) PowerShell
7 70 (9.90%) JavaScript
8 58 (8.20%) Perl
9 46 (6.51%) PHP
10 38 (5.37%) C#
11 36 (5.09%) Go
12 25 (3.54%) Shell Script
13 24 (3.39%) Scala
14 17 (2.40%) VBScript
15 14 (1.98%) R
16 7 (0.99%) Clojure
16 7 (0.99%) PL/SQL
16 7 (0.99%) XQuery
17 5 (0.71%) Groovy
18 4 (0.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (5.94%) AWS Certification
2 36 (5.09%) Degree
3 32 (4.53%) Security Cleared
4 25 (3.54%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (0.99%) Sun Certification
8 3 (0.42%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.28%) MCSE
9 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.28%) RHCE
10 1 (0.14%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.20%) QA
2 24 (3.39%) GCP
3 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 324 (45.83%) Docker
2 47 (6.65%) Active Directory
3 33 (4.67%) Virtual Machines
4 29 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (2.83%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.56%) LXC
7 8 (1.13%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.71%) Xen
9 4 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.42%) etcd
10 3 (0.42%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.42%) HDFS
10 3 (0.42%) Varnish
11 1 (0.14%) NFS
11 1 (0.14%) Postfix
11 1 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 405 (57.28%) Ansible
2 373 (52.76%) Puppet
3 328 (46.39%) Opscode Chef
4 313 (44.27%) Terraform
5 189 (26.73%) Kubernetes
6 98 (13.86%) Packer
7 57 (8.06%) Docker Swarm
8 49 (6.93%) Salt
9 27 (3.82%) ZABBIX
10 24 (3.39%) Nagios
11 19 (2.69%) Kibana
11 19 (2.69%) logstash
11 19 (2.69%) Mesos
12 18 (2.55%) SCOM
13 15 (2.12%) Ambari
13 15 (2.12%) Prometheus
14 10 (1.41%) rkt
15 9 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
16 8 (1.13%) Consul
16 8 (1.13%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 60 (8.49%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.06%) Google
3 48 (6.79%) New Relic
4 32 (4.53%) Splunk
4 32 (4.53%) VMware
5 28 (3.96%) Red Hat
6 19 (2.69%) Trend Micro
7 17 (2.40%) hybris
8 15 (2.12%) Citrix
8 15 (2.12%) Hortonworks
8 15 (2.12%) Oracle
9 14 (1.98%) PagerDuty
10 13 (1.84%) Atlassian
10 13 (1.84%) Rackspace
11 12 (1.70%) AppDynamics
12 11 (1.56%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.56%) Cisco
13 9 (1.27%) SaltStack
14 7 (0.99%) BMC
14 7 (0.99%) LexisNexis