Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 471 668 974
Rank change year-on-year +197 +306 +149
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 958 537 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.61% 0.32% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.61% 1.85% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 840 443 240
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +13.21%
10th Percentile £44,425 £43,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £75,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +13.21%

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 36,748 29,069 22,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.28% 17.46% 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 29,971 24,075 19,408
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,150 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +180 611 £70,000 +7.69% 86
North of England +117 172 £60,000 +14.29% 26
North West +86 117 £60,000 +20.00% 17
South East +53 85 £62,500 +4.17% 13
Yorkshire +58 40 £60,000 +9.09% 8
East of England 0 34 £62,500 +19.05% 7
Midlands +48 30 £52,500 -19.23% 9
West Midlands +40 21 £55,000 -15.38% 7
South West +20 21 £48,750 +5.98% 8
North East -8 15 £55,000 +6.80% 1
East Midlands +14 9 £46,250 -33.93% 2
AWS CloudFormation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 935 (97.60%) Amazon AWS
2 734 (76.62%) DevOps
3 659 (68.79%) Linux
4 531 (55.43%) Python
5 525 (54.80%) Ansible
6 426 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
7 422 (44.05%) Jenkins
8 404 (42.17%) Terraform
9 386 (40.29%) Puppet
10 365 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
10 365 (38.10%) Docker
11 341 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
12 327 (34.13%) Windows
13 320 (33.40%) Amazon EC2
14 265 (27.66%) Java
15 263 (27.45%) Git (software)
16 246 (25.68%) Configuration Management
17 242 (25.26%) Kubernetes
18 239 (24.95%) Amazon RDS
19 228 (23.80%) Amazon S3
20 226 (23.59%) SQL
21 211 (22.03%) Bash Shell
21 211 (22.03%) Serverless
22 194 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
23 192 (20.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
24 181 (18.89%) TeamCity
25 178 (18.58%) AWS Lambda
26 173 (18.06%) Web Services
27 172 (17.95%) PowerShell
28 164 (17.12%) Octopus Deploy

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
1 131 (13.67%) Confluence
2 110 (11.48%) IIS
3 73 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
4 60 (6.26%) Apache
5 49 (5.11%) OpenStack
6 48 (5.01%) nginx
7 45 (4.70%) Tomcat
8 34 (3.55%) WordPress
9 28 (2.92%) Drupal
10 26 (2.71%) JBoss
11 22 (2.30%) CMS
12 18 (1.88%) Apache Solr
13 17 (1.77%) Apache Spark
14 14 (1.46%) WebLogic
15 12 (1.25%) Moodle
16 10 (1.04%) Jetty
17 9 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
17 9 (0.94%) WebSphere
18 7 (0.73%) SharePoint
18 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.10%) HipChat
3 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.10%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 935 (97.60%) Amazon AWS
2 365 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 320 (33.40%) Amazon EC2
4 228 (23.80%) Amazon S3
5 211 (22.03%) Serverless
6 192 (20.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 178 (18.58%) AWS Lambda
8 159 (16.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 149 (15.55%) IaaS
10 119 (12.42%) SaaS
11 118 (12.32%) Amazon ELB
12 117 (12.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 114 (11.90%) Amazon SQS
14 94 (9.81%) Azure Active Directory
15 82 (8.56%) GitHub
16 70 (7.31%) Route 53
17 69 (7.20%) PaaS
18 64 (6.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 52 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
20 36 (3.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 106 (11.06%) TCP/IP
2 89 (9.29%) DNS
3 61 (6.37%) Firewall
4 52 (5.43%) VPN
5 45 (4.70%) HTTP
5 45 (4.70%) Internet
6 25 (2.61%) LAN
7 24 (2.51%) WAN
8 21 (2.19%) SSL
9 19 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
10 17 (1.77%) SAN
11 15 (1.57%) Wireless
12 14 (1.46%) BGP
12 14 (1.46%) OSPF
13 13 (1.36%) EIGRP
14 11 (1.15%) DHCP
14 11 (1.15%) Network Security
15 7 (0.73%) AMQP
16 3 (0.31%) Software-Defined Networking
17 2 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (24.95%) Amazon RDS
2 97 (10.13%) MySQL
3 76 (7.93%) PostgreSQL
4 64 (6.68%) SQL Server
5 63 (6.58%) NoSQL
6 51 (5.32%) MongoDB
7 47 (4.91%) Redis
8 46 (4.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 40 (4.18%) Relational Database
10 37 (3.86%) Hadoop
11 30 (3.13%) Big Data
12 27 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (1.88%) Event Store
14 17 (1.77%) Amazon Aurora
15 14 (1.46%) RDBMS
16 11 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
17 10 (1.04%) MarkLogic
18 9 (0.94%) InfluxDB
19 7 (0.73%) Blockchain
20 6 (0.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 422 (44.05%) Jenkins
2 263 (27.45%) Git (software)
3 181 (18.89%) TeamCity
4 164 (17.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 163 (17.01%) JIRA
6 156 (16.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 50 (5.22%) GitLab
8 49 (5.11%) Vagrant
9 33 (3.44%) Maven
10 27 (2.82%) Subversion
11 26 (2.71%) Travis CI
12 23 (2.40%) gulp
13 19 (1.98%) git-flow
13 19 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (1.77%) Bitbucket
14 17 (1.77%) Gradle
15 16 (1.67%) SonarQube
16 15 (1.57%) JMeter
17 11 (1.15%) Cucumber
18 10 (1.04%) PEAR
General
1 136 (14.20%) Finance
2 49 (5.11%) Retail
3 23 (2.40%) Publishing
4 20 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.77%) Banking
5 17 (1.77%) Games
6 15 (1.57%) Advertising
6 15 (1.57%) Marketing
7 10 (1.04%) Law
8 8 (0.84%) Legal
9 4 (0.42%) Back Office
9 4 (0.42%) French Language
9 4 (0.42%) German Language
9 4 (0.42%) Swedish Language
10 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.10%) Billing
12 1 (0.10%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 457 (47.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 201 (20.98%) AWS Engineer
3 156 (16.28%) AWS DevOps
4 151 (15.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 115 (12.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 88 (9.19%) Architect
7 87 (9.08%) Senior DevOps
8 79 (8.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 65 (6.78%) Developer
10 56 (5.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 55 (5.74%) Linux Engineer
12 53 (5.53%) DevOps Manager
13 46 (4.80%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 45 (4.70%) AWS Architect
15 37 (3.86%) Platform Engineer
16 32 (3.34%) Cloud Architect
17 28 (2.92%) Lead DevOps
17 28 (2.92%) Support Engineer
18 24 (2.51%) Consultant
18 24 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (18.06%) Web Services
2 92 (9.60%) Node.js
3 74 (7.72%) Elastic Stack
4 72 (7.52%) REST
5 55 (5.74%) HTML
6 50 (5.22%) .NET
7 41 (4.28%) JSON
8 40 (4.18%) Spring
9 39 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
10 36 (3.76%) AngularJS
11 34 (3.55%) CSS
12 33 (3.44%) LAMP
13 29 (3.03%) RESTful
13 29 (3.03%) Spring Boot
14 24 (2.51%) LEMP Stack
14 24 (2.51%) XML
15 23 (2.40%) Kafka
15 23 (2.40%) React
16 21 (2.19%) LDAP
17 20 (2.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 114 (11.90%) Private Cloud
2 93 (9.71%) Public Cloud
3 74 (7.72%) Fintech
4 52 (5.43%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (4.80%) Linux Command Line
6 42 (4.38%) Cloud Native
6 42 (4.38%) Data Centre
7 39 (4.07%) Replication
8 36 (3.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 27 (2.82%) Management Information System
10 26 (2.71%) Computer Science
11 24 (2.51%) Clustering
12 20 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.88%) User Experience
14 16 (1.67%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.46%) Mobile App
16 10 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
16 10 (1.04%) Virtual Team
17 8 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
17 8 (0.84%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 659 (68.79%) Linux
2 327 (34.13%) Windows
3 114 (11.90%) CentOS
4 92 (9.60%) Unix
5 86 (8.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (6.58%) Windows Server
7 55 (5.74%) Ubuntu
8 24 (2.51%) Debian
9 20 (2.09%) Amazon Linux
10 16 (1.67%) DC/OS
11 15 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (1.46%) Android
13 11 (1.15%) Apple iOS
14 10 (1.04%) Solaris
15 8 (0.84%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.63%) Mesosphere
16 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 734 (76.62%) DevOps
2 426 (44.47%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (25.68%) Configuration Management
4 194 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 158 (16.49%) Microservices
6 135 (14.09%) Continuous Delivery
7 120 (12.53%) Test Automation
8 92 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
9 89 (9.29%) Network Virtualisation
9 89 (9.29%) Scrum
10 78 (8.14%) Deployment Automation
11 75 (7.83%) Open Source
12 71 (7.41%) High Availability
13 67 (6.99%) ITIL
14 65 (6.78%) Continuous Deployment
15 61 (6.37%) TDD
16 59 (6.16%) SDLC
17 58 (6.05%) Problem-Solving
17 58 (6.05%) Software Engineering
18 52 (5.43%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 531 (55.43%) Python
2 265 (27.66%) Java
3 226 (23.59%) SQL
4 211 (22.03%) Bash Shell
5 172 (17.95%) PowerShell
6 143 (14.93%) Ruby
7 96 (10.02%) JavaScript
8 84 (8.77%) C#
9 47 (4.91%) Go
10 45 (4.70%) PHP
11 42 (4.38%) Shell Script
12 33 (3.44%) Perl
13 30 (3.13%) Scala
14 22 (2.30%) T-SQL
15 9 (0.94%) R
16 6 (0.63%) Groovy
17 4 (0.42%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.42%) XQuery
18 3 (0.31%) C
18 3 (0.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 117 (12.21%) AWS Certification
2 70 (7.31%) Degree
3 18 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.36%) Security Cleared
6 11 (1.15%) Sun Certification
7 8 (0.84%) SC Cleared
8 6 (0.63%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.63%) MCSE
8 6 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.42%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.31%) MCSA
10 3 (0.31%) RHCE
11 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.10%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.10%) CCNP
12 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.10%) ISEB
12 1 (0.10%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (8.87%) GCP
2 80 (8.35%) QA
3 13 (1.36%) GDPR
4 12 (1.25%) SLA
5 8 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.31%) DICOM
6 3 (0.31%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.31%) HL7
7 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 365 (38.10%) Docker
2 108 (11.27%) Active Directory
3 105 (10.96%) Virtual Machines
4 41 (4.28%) VMware Infrastructure
5 39 (4.07%) Hyper-V
6 16 (1.67%) VirtualBox
7 12 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.84%) Xen
9 5 (0.52%) HDFS
9 5 (0.52%) Squid
10 3 (0.31%) LXC
10 3 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.21%) etcd
11 2 (0.21%) NFS
12 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.10%) GlusterFS
12 1 (0.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 525 (54.80%) Ansible
2 404 (42.17%) Terraform
3 386 (40.29%) Puppet
4 341 (35.59%) Opscode Chef
5 242 (25.26%) Kubernetes
6 78 (8.14%) Salt
7 73 (7.62%) Packer
8 41 (4.28%) Docker Swarm
9 32 (3.34%) Kibana
9 32 (3.34%) Prometheus
10 29 (3.03%) logstash
11 26 (2.71%) Grafana
11 26 (2.71%) Nagios
12 15 (1.57%) Consul
13 13 (1.36%) Check_MK
13 13 (1.36%) Graphite
14 12 (1.25%) Mesos
15 10 (1.04%) SCOM
16 9 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
17 8 (0.84%) Rancher
Vendors
1 136 (14.20%) New Relic
2 112 (11.69%) Google
3 89 (9.29%) Trend Micro
4 79 (8.25%) Microsoft
4 79 (8.25%) VMware
5 71 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 59 (6.16%) Splunk
7 31 (3.24%) Atlassian
7 31 (3.24%) Oracle
8 26 (2.71%) Cisco
9 15 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 13 (1.36%) EMC
10 13 (1.36%) SolarWinds
11 12 (1.25%) hybris
12 10 (1.04%) McAfee
12 10 (1.04%) PagerDuty
13 9 (0.94%) AppDynamics
14 8 (0.84%) Citrix
14 8 (0.84%) SaltStack
15 6 (0.63%) IBM