Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 257 298 367
Rank change year-on-year +41 +69 +164
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 329 617 620
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.25% 1.09% 0.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.02% 3.16% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 220 473 575
Median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £48,850
90th Percentile £101,375 £105,000 £95,000
England 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 10,894 19,553 18,997
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.33% 34.68% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,959 16,188 15,373
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.80% +7.00%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in London.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in London over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the London region over the 6 months to 11 August 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
Central London +46 66 £80,000 +14.29% 21
West London +57 17 £75,000 +20.00% 8
South London +21 14 £57,500 -4.17% 6
East London +16 2 £65,000 -18.75% 3
North London +7 1 £65,000 +4.00% 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 312 (94.83%) AWS
2 229 (69.60%) DevOps
3 224 (68.09%) Terraform
4 194 (58.97%) Python
5 167 (50.76%) Kubernetes
6 158 (48.02%) Ansible
7 149 (45.29%) Docker
8 143 (43.47%) Serverless
9 117 (35.56%) Azure
10 116 (35.26%) Jenkins
11 110 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
12 102 (31.00%) AWS Lambda
13 91 (27.66%) Puppet
14 87 (26.44%) GCP
15 86 (26.14%) Linux
15 86 (26.14%) Infrastructure as Code
16 85 (25.84%) Opscode Chef
17 84 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
18 83 (25.23%) Finance
19 75 (22.80%) Java
20 73 (22.19%) PowerShell
20 73 (22.19%) Amazon S3
21 65 (19.76%) Git (software)
22 64 (19.45%) Go
23 60 (18.24%) Infrastructure Automation
23 60 (18.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 60 (18.24%) Degree
24 59 (17.93%) Amazon ECS
25 58 (17.63%) C#
26 56 (17.02%) Configuration Management

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 21 (6.38%) Confluence
2 10 (3.04%) Cloud Foundry
2 10 (3.04%) CloudStack
2 10 (3.04%) OpenStack
3 9 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.82%) Apache
4 6 (1.82%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.91%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.61%) nginx
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.61%) SAS
6 2 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.30%) IIS
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.30%) Site Server
7 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 312 (94.83%) AWS
2 143 (43.47%) Serverless
3 117 (35.56%) Azure
4 102 (31.00%) AWS Lambda
5 87 (26.44%) GCP
6 84 (25.53%) Amazon EC2
7 73 (22.19%) Amazon S3
8 60 (18.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 59 (17.93%) Amazon ECS
10 55 (16.72%) SaaS
11 50 (15.20%) IaaS
12 42 (12.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 40 (12.16%) Amazon EKS
14 37 (11.25%) PaaS
15 33 (10.03%) Amazon ELB
16 31 (9.42%) AWS CodeDeploy
17 27 (8.21%) AWS CodePipeline
18 20 (6.08%) Route 53
19 17 (5.17%) AWS Fargate
20 16 (4.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (8.81%) DNS
2 19 (5.78%) Firewall
3 18 (5.47%) VPN
4 14 (4.26%) TCP/IP
5 8 (2.43%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.52%) Network Security
7 4 (1.22%) HTTP
7 4 (1.22%) WebEx
8 3 (0.91%) Internet
8 3 (0.91%) SMTP
8 3 (0.91%) SSH
8 3 (0.91%) X.509
9 2 (0.61%) DHCP
9 2 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (0.61%) SAN
9 2 (0.61%) SSL
10 1 (0.30%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 26 (7.90%) MySQL
3 21 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (5.78%) SQL Server
5 15 (4.56%) Amazon RDS
6 11 (3.34%) Redis
7 8 (2.43%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (2.13%) Big Data
8 7 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
9 5 (1.52%) Amazon Aurora
9 5 (1.52%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.22%) BigQuery
10 4 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.91%) CouchDB
11 3 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.91%) MariaDB
11 3 (0.91%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 116 (35.26%) Jenkins
2 65 (19.76%) Git (software)
3 30 (9.12%) JIRA
4 29 (8.81%) TeamCity
5 22 (6.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 21 (6.38%) Cucumber
6 21 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 21 (6.38%) Selenium
7 20 (6.08%) Bitbucket
8 16 (4.86%) GitLab
9 13 (3.95%) CircleCI
10 11 (3.34%) Codeship
11 8 (2.43%) Maven
12 6 (1.82%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.82%) Gradle
12 6 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (1.52%) Ant
13 5 (1.52%) GoCD
13 5 (1.52%) Travis CI
General
1 83 (25.23%) Finance
2 50 (15.20%) Banking
3 18 (5.47%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.17%) Games
5 8 (2.43%) Front Office
6 7 (2.13%) Marketing
7 6 (1.82%) Retail
8 5 (1.52%) Law
8 5 (1.52%) Public Sector
9 3 (0.91%) Automotive
9 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (42.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 85 (25.84%) AWS Engineer
3 62 (18.84%) AWS DevOps
4 49 (14.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 44 (13.37%) Cloud Engineer
6 30 (9.12%) Senior DevOps
7 29 (8.81%) Platform Engineer
8 27 (8.21%) Developer
8 27 (8.21%) Python Engineer
9 25 (7.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 25 (7.60%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (6.08%) Architect
11 17 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
11 17 (5.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
12 15 (4.56%) Security Engineer
12 15 (4.56%) Software Engineer
13 12 (3.65%) AWS Developer
13 12 (3.65%) Cloud Architect
13 12 (3.65%) Lead DevOps
14 11 (3.34%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.03%) .NET
2 24 (7.29%) Node.js
3 15 (4.56%) Celery
4 13 (3.95%) Elastic Stack
4 13 (3.95%) Kafka
5 12 (3.65%) Flask
5 12 (3.65%) Lambda Expressions
6 11 (3.34%) .NET Framework
6 11 (3.34%) React
6 11 (3.34%) REST
6 11 (3.34%) SQLAlchemy
7 9 (2.74%) AngularJS
8 8 (2.43%) Web Services
9 6 (1.82%) CSS
9 6 (1.82%) D3.js
10 5 (1.52%) Django
10 5 (1.52%) HTML
10 5 (1.52%) SOAP
10 5 (1.52%) Spring
10 5 (1.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.37%) Public Cloud
2 31 (9.42%) Cloud Native
3 23 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (6.08%) Social Network
5 17 (5.17%) Private Cloud
6 13 (3.95%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.04%) Data Centre
8 8 (2.43%) Algorithms
9 7 (2.13%) User Experience
10 6 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.82%) PKI
11 5 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
13 3 (0.91%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.91%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.91%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.61%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 86 (26.14%) Linux
2 47 (14.29%) Windows
3 15 (4.56%) CentOS
3 15 (4.56%) Windows Server
4 14 (4.26%) Ubuntu
5 13 (3.95%) Unix
5 13 (3.95%) VMS
6 5 (1.52%) Debian
7 4 (1.22%) Mesosphere
8 3 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.30%) Android
10 1 (0.30%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (69.60%) DevOps
2 110 (33.43%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (26.14%) Infrastructure as Code
4 60 (18.24%) Infrastructure Automation
5 56 (17.02%) Configuration Management
5 56 (17.02%) Microservices
6 51 (15.50%) Fintech
7 47 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (13.68%) Auto-Scaling
9 44 (13.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (11.85%) SDLC
11 37 (11.25%) Software Engineering
11 37 (11.25%) TDD
12 36 (10.94%) Computer Science
12 36 (10.94%) Test Automation
13 34 (10.33%) Deployment Automation
14 32 (9.73%) Mentoring
15 31 (9.42%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (8.81%) BDD
16 29 (8.81%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 194 (58.97%) Python
2 75 (22.80%) Java
3 73 (22.19%) PowerShell
4 64 (19.45%) Go
5 58 (17.63%) C#
6 50 (15.20%) JavaScript
7 44 (13.37%) Bash Shell
8 28 (8.51%) Shell Script
8 28 (8.51%) SQL
9 22 (6.69%) Ruby
10 13 (3.95%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.65%) TypeScript
12 11 (3.34%) Groovy
13 7 (2.13%) C++
14 6 (1.82%) Perl
15 5 (1.52%) C
16 4 (1.22%) Java 8
16 4 (1.22%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.91%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (18.24%) Degree
2 48 (14.59%) AWS Certification
3 11 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (2.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 8 (2.43%) CCSP
4 8 (2.43%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (2.43%) CISSP
5 5 (1.52%) OCP
5 5 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.91%) MCSE
6 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.91%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.61%) MCP
7 2 (0.61%) MCSA
7 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.30%) GCIA
8 1 (0.30%) GIAC
8 1 (0.30%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.99%) SLA
2 3 (0.91%) QA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 149 (45.29%) Docker
2 11 (3.34%) Hyper-V
2 11 (3.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.61%) vSphere
4 2 (0.61%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) LXC
Systems Management
1 224 (68.09%) Terraform
2 167 (50.76%) Kubernetes
3 158 (48.02%) Ansible
4 91 (27.66%) Puppet
5 85 (25.84%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (6.38%) Istio
7 17 (5.17%) Packer
8 14 (4.26%) Prometheus
9 10 (3.04%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (2.13%) Nagios
11 6 (1.82%) Grafana
12 4 (1.22%) Automic
12 4 (1.22%) Consul
12 4 (1.22%) Kibana
12 4 (1.22%) logstash
12 4 (1.22%) Salt
13 3 (0.91%) HP Fortify
14 2 (0.61%) Graphite
14 2 (0.61%) Rancher
14 2 (0.61%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 46 (13.98%) Google
2 24 (7.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.26%) Splunk
3 14 (4.26%) VMware
4 10 (3.04%) Rackspace
5 7 (2.13%) PagerDuty
6 6 (1.82%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.52%) HP
7 5 (1.52%) Oracle
7 5 (1.52%) Perforce
7 5 (1.52%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.22%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.22%) Foundry
8 4 (1.22%) New Relic
8 4 (1.22%) Palantir
8 4 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.22%) Veracode
9 3 (0.91%) Black Duck
9 3 (0.91%) Percona
9 3 (0.91%) Ping Identity