Period
to 24 June 2018

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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 356 534 711
Rank change year-on-year +178 +177 +74
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 590 296 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.84% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.30% 2.23% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 523 234 160
London median annual salary £67,500 £63,750 £62,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.82% +18.10%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £43,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,625 £78,425
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%

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 17,885 13,250 11,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.55% 18.83% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14,578 10,961 9,754
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £56,600
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.01% +2.91%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.01%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in London.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in London

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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 24 June 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
Central London +32 115 £63,250 -2.69% 24
West London +27 27 £60,000 +26.32% 7
South London -2 7 £67,500 +1.89% 2
East London -7 6 £50,000 -13.04% 2
North London - 4 £78,750 - 4
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 582 (98.64%) Amazon AWS
2 451 (76.44%) DevOps
3 430 (72.88%) Linux
4 386 (65.42%) Python
5 327 (55.42%) Ansible
6 280 (47.46%) Jenkins
7 271 (45.93%) Terraform
8 248 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
9 235 (39.83%) Docker
10 220 (37.29%) Puppet
11 206 (34.92%) Opscode Chef
12 203 (34.41%) Amazon EC2
13 181 (30.68%) Kubernetes
14 180 (30.51%) Java
15 178 (30.17%) Configuration Management
16 166 (28.14%) Microsoft Azure
17 160 (27.12%) Windows
18 136 (23.05%) Git (software)
19 135 (22.88%) Serverless
20 130 (22.03%) Amazon S3
21 128 (21.69%) Microservices
22 122 (20.68%) Continuous Integration
23 121 (20.51%) AWS Lambda
24 119 (20.17%) Bash Shell
25 118 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
26 116 (19.66%) SQL
27 101 (17.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
28 96 (16.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
29 95 (16.10%) Continuous Delivery
30 89 (15.08%) Web Services

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 80 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
2 58 (9.83%) Confluence
3 49 (8.31%) IIS
4 38 (6.44%) Apache
5 32 (5.42%) Tomcat
6 29 (4.92%) nginx
7 22 (3.73%) Drupal
8 19 (3.22%) WordPress
9 17 (2.88%) OpenStack
10 14 (2.37%) Moodle
11 11 (1.86%) Apache Spark
12 9 (1.53%) CMS
13 6 (1.02%) CloudStack
14 5 (0.85%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
16 2 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
16 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
17 1 (0.17%) JBoss
17 1 (0.17%) Jetty
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 582 (98.64%) Amazon AWS
2 203 (34.41%) Amazon EC2
3 166 (28.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 135 (22.88%) Serverless
5 130 (22.03%) Amazon S3
6 121 (20.51%) AWS Lambda
7 101 (17.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 87 (14.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 86 (14.58%) Amazon ELB
10 83 (14.07%) SaaS
11 79 (13.39%) IaaS
12 61 (10.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 49 (8.31%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 48 (8.14%) Amazon SQS
14 48 (8.14%) PaaS
14 48 (8.14%) Route 53
15 41 (6.95%) GitHub
16 36 (6.10%) Azure Active Directory
17 23 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
17 23 (3.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 75 (12.71%) DNS
2 73 (12.37%) TCP/IP
3 37 (6.27%) VPN
4 34 (5.76%) Firewall
5 32 (5.42%) HTTP
6 19 (3.22%) Internet
7 18 (3.05%) SSL
8 16 (2.71%) Wireless
9 15 (2.54%) LAN
9 15 (2.54%) WAN
10 14 (2.37%) BGP
10 14 (2.37%) OSPF
11 13 (2.20%) DHCP
11 13 (2.20%) EIGRP
12 7 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
12 7 (1.19%) SAN
13 6 (1.02%) AMQP
14 3 (0.51%) Software-Defined Networking
15 2 (0.34%) Network Security
15 2 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
2 58 (9.83%) MySQL
3 53 (8.98%) MongoDB
4 47 (7.97%) SQL Server
5 42 (7.12%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (5.59%) NoSQL
6 33 (5.59%) Redis
7 30 (5.08%) Big Data
8 29 (4.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 16 (2.71%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.86%) Amazon Redshift
10 11 (1.86%) Event Store
11 10 (1.69%) Hadoop
12 7 (1.19%) Apache Hive
13 6 (1.02%) Amazon Aurora
13 6 (1.02%) MarkLogic
14 5 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.85%) Couchbase
14 5 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
15 4 (0.68%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 280 (47.46%) Jenkins
2 136 (23.05%) Git (software)
3 96 (16.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 82 (13.90%) TeamCity
5 74 (12.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 73 (12.37%) JIRA
7 15 (2.54%) git-flow
7 15 (2.54%) Maven
8 14 (2.37%) Travis CI
9 12 (2.03%) Vagrant
10 11 (1.86%) Gatling
10 11 (1.86%) GitLab
10 11 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (1.69%) CircleCI
11 10 (1.69%) GoCD
11 10 (1.69%) JMeter
12 9 (1.53%) Bitbucket
12 9 (1.53%) SonarQube
12 9 (1.53%) Subversion
13 8 (1.36%) Gradle
General
1 75 (12.71%) Finance
2 38 (6.44%) Retail
3 19 (3.22%) Banking
4 18 (3.05%) Publishing
5 14 (2.37%) Advertising
6 11 (1.86%) Legal
7 6 (1.02%) Games
8 5 (0.85%) Marketing
9 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.34%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 294 (49.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 176 (29.83%) AWS Engineer
3 140 (23.73%) AWS DevOps
4 127 (21.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 108 (18.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 52 (8.81%) Senior DevOps
7 50 (8.47%) Architect
8 47 (7.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 36 (6.10%) Linux Engineer
9 36 (6.10%) Platform Engineer
10 32 (5.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 31 (5.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 29 (4.92%) AWS Architect
13 27 (4.58%) Developer
14 25 (4.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (4.24%) Python Engineer
15 20 (3.39%) DevOps Manager
16 19 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (3.05%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 18 (3.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (15.08%) Web Services
2 63 (10.68%) REST
3 42 (7.12%) Elastic Stack
4 39 (6.61%) LAMP
5 38 (6.44%) Node.js
6 35 (5.93%) .NET
7 32 (5.42%) HTML
7 32 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
8 23 (3.90%) LEMP Stack
9 21 (3.56%) JSON
10 18 (3.05%) CSS
11 15 (2.54%) Kafka
12 12 (2.03%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.86%) .NET Framework
13 11 (1.86%) Ajax
13 11 (1.86%) ASP.NET
13 11 (1.86%) RESTful
14 10 (1.69%) LDAP
14 10 (1.69%) Spring
15 8 (1.36%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (8.47%) Fintech
2 40 (6.78%) Private Cloud
3 34 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.59%) Data Centre
5 30 (5.08%) Public Cloud
6 26 (4.41%) Linux Command Line
7 23 (3.90%) Replication
8 15 (2.54%) Semantic Web
9 14 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 13 (2.20%) Computer Science
10 13 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (2.03%) Clustering
12 10 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.69%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.53%) Cloud Native
13 9 (1.53%) Management Information System
13 9 (1.53%) User Experience
14 4 (0.68%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 4 (0.68%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 430 (72.88%) Linux
2 160 (27.12%) Windows
3 72 (12.20%) CentOS
4 47 (7.97%) Unix
5 44 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 38 (6.44%) Windows Server
7 36 (6.10%) Ubuntu
8 21 (3.56%) Amazon Linux
9 12 (2.03%) CoreOS
10 11 (1.86%) Android
10 11 (1.86%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.53%) DC/OS
11 9 (1.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (1.36%) Debian
13 5 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.51%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 451 (76.44%) DevOps
2 248 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (30.17%) Configuration Management
4 128 (21.69%) Microservices
5 122 (20.68%) Continuous Integration
6 95 (16.10%) Continuous Delivery
7 65 (11.02%) E-Commerce
8 57 (9.66%) Scrum
9 56 (9.49%) Deployment Automation
9 56 (9.49%) TDD
10 50 (8.47%) Task Automation
11 49 (8.31%) Test Automation
12 44 (7.46%) Continuous Deployment
13 42 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
14 37 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (6.27%) SDLC
15 35 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 35 (5.93%) Software Engineering
16 34 (5.76%) Unit Testing
17 33 (5.59%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 386 (65.42%) Python
2 180 (30.51%) Java
3 119 (20.17%) Bash Shell
4 116 (19.66%) SQL
5 87 (14.75%) PowerShell
6 83 (14.07%) Ruby
7 62 (10.51%) JavaScript
8 44 (7.46%) C#
9 33 (5.59%) Go
10 28 (4.75%) Perl
11 27 (4.58%) PHP
12 24 (4.07%) Scala
12 24 (4.07%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.71%) T-SQL
14 11 (1.86%) R
15 6 (1.02%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.02%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.02%) XQuery
16 3 (0.51%) VBScript
17 2 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 80 (13.56%) AWS Certification
2 26 (4.41%) Degree
3 9 (1.53%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.19%) Sun Certification
5 6 (1.02%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.68%) MCSE
6 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.34%) RHCE
9 1 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.32%) QA
2 53 (8.98%) GCP
3 9 (1.53%) GDPR
4 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.51%) DICOM
5 3 (0.51%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.51%) HL7
6 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 235 (39.83%) Docker
2 53 (8.98%) Active Directory
3 41 (6.95%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (3.73%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (1.69%) VirtualBox
7 9 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.19%) HDFS
8 7 (1.19%) Xen
9 6 (1.02%) LXC
10 5 (0.85%) etcd
11 3 (0.51%) Squid
11 3 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 327 (55.42%) Ansible
2 271 (45.93%) Terraform
3 220 (37.29%) Puppet
4 206 (34.92%) Opscode Chef
5 181 (30.68%) Kubernetes
6 50 (8.47%) Packer
7 49 (8.31%) Salt
8 29 (4.92%) Docker Swarm
8 29 (4.92%) Nagios
9 20 (3.39%) Prometheus
10 17 (2.88%) Kibana
11 16 (2.71%) logstash
12 14 (2.37%) Check_MK
12 14 (2.37%) Graphite
13 12 (2.03%) Grafana
14 9 (1.53%) Mesos
15 6 (1.02%) Consul
16 4 (0.68%) Rancher
16 4 (0.68%) ZABBIX
17 3 (0.51%) Cacti
Vendors
1 65 (11.02%) New Relic
2 57 (9.66%) Google
3 49 (8.31%) Microsoft
4 42 (7.12%) VMware
5 38 (6.44%) Red Hat
6 33 (5.59%) Trend Micro
7 32 (5.42%) Splunk
8 21 (3.56%) Atlassian
9 17 (2.88%) Cisco
9 17 (2.88%) hybris
10 16 (2.71%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.86%) AppDynamics
11 11 (1.86%) PagerDuty
12 9 (1.53%) SaltStack
13 8 (1.36%) Citrix
13 8 (1.36%) Oracle
14 6 (1.02%) LexisNexis
15 5 (0.85%) Percona
16 4 (0.68%) Reuters
17 3 (0.51%) Adobe