Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 372 410 538
Rank change year-on-year +38 +128 +248
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 662 1,010 819
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.76% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.24% 2.63% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 532 875 717
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
10th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £92,375 £95,000 £90,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 29,616 38,339 38,244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 35.35% 28.77% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 24,206 31,145 31,419
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +13 384 £75,000 +7.14% 37
North of England +105 130 £60,000 +4.35% 13
North West +72 72 £57,500 -4.17% 9
South East +74 64 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Yorkshire +104 56 £62,500 +25.00% 3
East of England +90 39 £57,500 +4.55% 4
Midlands +43 26 £52,500 -4.55% 6
West Midlands +44 21 £52,500 -12.50% 5
South West +40 12 £50,500 -15.83% 3
East Midlands +39 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
North East +14 2 £55,162 +5.07% 1
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 626 (94.56%) AWS
2 433 (65.41%) DevOps
3 406 (61.33%) Terraform
4 345 (52.11%) Docker
5 311 (46.98%) Python
6 278 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
7 275 (41.54%) Kubernetes
8 272 (41.09%) Ansible
9 259 (39.12%) Serverless
10 229 (34.59%) Linux
11 224 (33.84%) Jenkins
12 217 (32.78%) Azure
13 205 (30.97%) AWS Lambda
14 189 (28.55%) Amazon EC2
15 186 (28.10%) Puppet
16 172 (25.98%) Infrastructure as Code
17 170 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
18 158 (23.87%) Amazon ECS
19 151 (22.81%) Amazon S3
20 142 (21.45%) Git (software)
21 139 (21.00%) Bash Shell
22 135 (20.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 133 (20.09%) GCP
24 127 (19.18%) Java
24 127 (19.18%) Finance
25 120 (18.13%) JavaScript
26 118 (17.82%) PowerShell
27 105 (15.86%) Windows
28 104 (15.71%) Node.js
28 104 (15.71%) Infrastructure Automation

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 51 (7.70%) Confluence
2 36 (5.44%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (2.42%) Apache
4 11 (1.66%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (1.66%) OpenStack
5 10 (1.51%) IIS
6 7 (1.06%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.06%) CloudStack
6 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.91%) SAS
8 5 (0.76%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.30%) nginx
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.15%) JBoss
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.30%) Windchill
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Markit EDM
1 4 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 626 (94.56%) AWS
2 259 (39.12%) Serverless
3 217 (32.78%) Azure
4 205 (30.97%) AWS Lambda
5 189 (28.55%) Amazon EC2
6 158 (23.87%) Amazon ECS
7 151 (22.81%) Amazon S3
8 135 (20.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 133 (20.09%) GCP
10 101 (15.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 78 (11.78%) Amazon EKS
12 72 (10.88%) SaaS
13 71 (10.73%) AWS CodePipeline
14 66 (9.97%) Amazon ELB
14 66 (9.97%) PaaS
15 65 (9.82%) IaaS
16 50 (7.55%) GitHub
17 38 (5.74%) OpenShift
18 37 (5.59%) AWS Fargate
19 31 (4.68%) AWS CodeDeploy
Communications & Networking
1 49 (7.40%) VPN
2 36 (5.44%) Firewall
3 32 (4.83%) DNS
4 19 (2.87%) Network Security
5 15 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 14 (2.11%) SAN
7 13 (1.96%) WAN
8 12 (1.81%) Internet
8 12 (1.81%) VLAN
9 11 (1.66%) DHCP
10 10 (1.51%) LAN
11 8 (1.21%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (0.91%) BIG-IP
12 6 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (0.91%) HTTP
12 6 (0.91%) OSPF
12 6 (0.91%) Unified Communications
12 6 (0.91%) VoIP
13 4 (0.60%) SSH
14 3 (0.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (13.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 87 (13.14%) Amazon RDS
3 35 (5.29%) MySQL
4 33 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 22 (3.32%) Redis
7 19 (2.87%) NoSQL
8 17 (2.57%) Amazon Athena
9 16 (2.42%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (2.11%) Big Data
10 14 (2.11%) SQL Server
11 13 (1.96%) Amazon Aurora
12 11 (1.66%) Text Mining
13 8 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (1.21%) Relational Database
14 7 (1.06%) Data Lake
15 5 (0.76%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.60%) BigQuery
17 3 (0.45%) Cosmos DB
17 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 224 (33.84%) Jenkins
2 142 (21.45%) Git (software)
3 81 (12.24%) JIRA
4 50 (7.55%) Bitbucket
5 39 (5.89%) GitLab
6 32 (4.83%) Maven
7 24 (3.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 22 (3.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 22 (3.32%) Selenium
8 22 (3.32%) webpack
9 20 (3.02%) Babel
10 19 (2.87%) CircleCI
10 19 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (2.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (2.42%) TeamCity
12 14 (2.11%) Cucumber
13 12 (1.81%) GoCD
13 12 (1.81%) Gradle
14 9 (1.36%) JMeter
15 8 (1.21%) Travis CI
General
1 127 (19.18%) Finance
2 57 (8.61%) Banking
3 19 (2.87%) Retail
4 18 (2.72%) Games
5 15 (2.27%) Marketing
6 14 (2.11%) Public Sector
7 12 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.51%) Advertising
9 9 (1.36%) Law
9 9 (1.36%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.06%) Front Office
11 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.60%) Back Office
11 4 (0.60%) Police
12 3 (0.45%) Local Government
13 2 (0.30%) Legal
13 2 (0.30%) Military
13 2 (0.30%) Publishing
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 239 (36.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 172 (25.98%) AWS Engineer
3 106 (16.01%) Cloud Engineer
4 94 (14.20%) Developer
5 85 (12.84%) AWS DevOps
6 69 (10.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 63 (9.52%) Platform Engineer
8 56 (8.46%) Architect
9 40 (6.04%) Senior DevOps
10 38 (5.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 33 (4.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 33 (4.98%) Lead DevOps
12 31 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
13 30 (4.53%) Full Stack Developer
14 26 (3.93%) Node.js Developer
15 24 (3.63%) Azure Engineer
15 24 (3.63%) Cloud Architect
15 24 (3.63%) Consultant
15 24 (3.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
16 22 (3.32%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (15.71%) Node.js
2 78 (11.78%) React
3 71 (10.73%) Web Services
4 68 (10.27%) AngularJS
5 52 (7.85%) REST
6 39 (5.89%) .NET
6 39 (5.89%) CSS
7 31 (4.68%) Vue.js
8 25 (3.78%) GraphQL
8 25 (3.78%) Swagger
9 23 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
10 22 (3.32%) HTML
11 21 (3.17%) Sass
12 20 (3.02%) Fusebox
12 20 (3.02%) Lambda Expressions
13 18 (2.72%) RESTful
14 17 (2.57%) JSON
15 16 (2.42%) Kafka
16 15 (2.27%) Spring
16 15 (2.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 92 (13.90%) Public Cloud
2 61 (9.21%) Cloud Native
3 30 (4.53%) Data Centre
4 29 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 23 (3.47%) Private Cloud
6 17 (2.57%) Life Science
7 16 (2.42%) Virtual Team
8 14 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.11%) Social Network
9 12 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (1.81%) PKI
10 11 (1.66%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (1.21%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.06%) Fixed Income
13 7 (1.06%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 229 (34.59%) Linux
2 105 (15.86%) Windows
3 35 (5.29%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.93%) Unix
5 24 (3.63%) CentOS
5 24 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.51%) VMS
9 9 (1.36%) Android
9 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2016
10 8 (1.21%) Windows Server 2019
11 6 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.60%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.45%) Debian
15 2 (0.30%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (65.41%) DevOps
2 278 (41.99%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (25.98%) Infrastructure as Code
4 104 (15.71%) Infrastructure Automation
5 95 (14.35%) Configuration Management
6 83 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (11.48%) Scrum
8 72 (10.88%) Microservices
9 69 (10.42%) Deployment Automation
10 67 (10.12%) Continuous Delivery
11 64 (9.67%) Fintech
12 63 (9.52%) Test Automation
13 62 (9.37%) TDD
14 61 (9.21%) Migration
15 54 (8.16%) Software Engineering
16 49 (7.40%) BDD
17 46 (6.95%) Machine Learning
17 46 (6.95%) Problem-Solving
17 46 (6.95%) SDLC
18 45 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 311 (46.98%) Python
2 139 (21.00%) Bash Shell
3 127 (19.18%) Java
4 120 (18.13%) JavaScript
5 118 (17.82%) PowerShell
6 61 (9.21%) Go
7 45 (6.80%) C#
8 41 (6.19%) Shell Script
9 38 (5.74%) SQL
10 33 (4.98%) Ruby
11 29 (4.38%) TypeScript
12 21 (3.17%) C
13 14 (2.11%) Groovy
14 11 (1.66%) PHP
15 9 (1.36%) Perl
16 7 (1.06%) Scala
17 6 (0.91%) ES6
18 4 (0.60%) T-SQL
19 3 (0.45%) PL/SQL
20 2 (0.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 72 (10.88%) AWS Certification
2 68 (10.27%) Degree
3 33 (4.98%) Security Cleared
4 21 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.27%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.96%) MCSE
9 12 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 10 (1.51%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 10 (1.51%) CISSP
12 9 (1.36%) CCSP
13 7 (1.06%) CCNA
13 7 (1.06%) MCSA
14 6 (0.91%) MCP
15 5 (0.76%) OCP
15 5 (0.76%) Oracle Certification
16 2 (0.30%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.78%) SLA
2 8 (1.21%) GDPR
3 6 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.91%) QA
4 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.15%) NCSC
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 345 (52.11%) Docker
2 36 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.47%) Active Directory
4 16 (2.42%) Hyper-V
5 10 (1.51%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (1.51%) XenApp
6 9 (1.36%) vSphere
7 6 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (0.76%) vCloud
8 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.76%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.30%) Xen
11 1 (0.15%) IAG
11 1 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 406 (61.33%) Terraform
2 275 (41.54%) Kubernetes
3 272 (41.09%) Ansible
4 186 (28.10%) Puppet
5 170 (25.68%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (5.59%) Packer
7 24 (3.63%) Nagios
8 15 (2.27%) Istio
9 13 (1.96%) Kibana
10 12 (1.81%) Prometheus
11 11 (1.66%) SCCM
12 9 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
12 9 (1.36%) Grafana
13 8 (1.21%) logstash
13 8 (1.21%) ZABBIX
14 7 (1.06%) HP SiteScope
14 7 (1.06%) Rancher
15 6 (0.91%) vCenter Server
16 5 (0.76%) Salt
16 5 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 95 (14.35%) Google
2 76 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 47 (7.10%) VMware
4 26 (3.93%) Splunk
5 24 (3.63%) Cisco
6 23 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.17%) HP
8 19 (2.87%) SaltStack
9 16 (2.42%) Fortinet
10 15 (2.27%) Citrix
11 14 (2.11%) Atlassian
12 12 (1.81%) Perforce
13 11 (1.66%) Oracle
14 8 (1.21%) PagerDuty
15 7 (1.06%) Aruba
15 7 (1.06%) IBM
15 7 (1.06%) Juniper
15 7 (1.06%) NETGEAR
15 7 (1.06%) Rackspace
16 6 (0.91%) Veeam