Period
to 28 October 2021

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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 228 294
Rank change year-on-year +4 +66 +87
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 842 284 633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.65% 1.42% 1.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.43% 3.21% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 577 210 414
10th Percentile £53,750 £51,203 £52,500
25th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
75th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £95,375 £115,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +7.69%

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 24,514 8,841 20,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 48.03% 44.32% 36.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15,998 7,571 16,759
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
75th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £108,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 28 October 2021.

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 28 October 2021. 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 +4 134 £77,500 -1.59% 52
South London +4 34 £77,500 +16.98%
East London -6 19 £77,500 +19.23% 8
West London -78 10 £75,000 - 8
North London -15 1 £85,000 +54.55% 3
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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.

1 808 (95.96%) AWS
2 585 (69.48%) Terraform
3 575 (68.29%) DevOps
4 478 (56.77%) Python
5 409 (48.57%) Infrastructure as Code
6 398 (47.27%) Docker
7 362 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
8 359 (42.64%) Kubernetes
9 347 (41.21%) Serverless
10 303 (35.99%) AWS Lambda
11 292 (34.68%) Azure
12 275 (32.66%) Jenkins
13 264 (31.35%) Linux
14 252 (29.93%) Ansible
15 231 (27.43%) Amazon S3
16 220 (26.13%) Software Engineering
17 215 (25.53%) Java
18 208 (24.70%) Microservices
19 201 (23.87%) PowerShell
20 200 (23.75%) GCP
21 184 (21.85%) Amazon EC2
22 176 (20.90%) JavaScript
23 171 (20.31%) Windows
24 163 (19.36%) Bash Shell
25 161 (19.12%) Amazon ECS
26 158 (18.76%) Git (software)
27 157 (18.65%) Finance
28 146 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
29 138 (16.39%) React
30 137 (16.27%) Social Skills

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 52 (6.18%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (2.14%) Confluence
3 16 (1.90%) IIS
4 15 (1.78%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
4 15 (1.78%) nginx
5 13 (1.54%) Apache
6 9 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (0.95%) Traefik
8 4 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.24%) CMS
9 2 (0.24%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.24%) SAS
10 1 (0.12%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.12%) CloudStack
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.12%) uWSGI
Applications
1 7 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.59%) Adobe XD
2 5 (0.59%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.59%) Figma
2 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.59%) Sketch
3 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.12%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 808 (95.96%) AWS
2 347 (41.21%) Serverless
3 303 (35.99%) AWS Lambda
4 292 (34.68%) Azure
5 231 (27.43%) Amazon S3
6 200 (23.75%) GCP
7 184 (21.85%) Amazon EC2
8 161 (19.12%) Amazon ECS
9 125 (14.85%) SaaS
10 99 (11.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 86 (10.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 79 (9.38%) Amazon SQS
13 76 (9.03%) Amazon EKS
14 72 (8.55%) Amazon Kinesis
15 67 (7.96%) PaaS
16 65 (7.72%) IaaS
17 44 (5.23%) Amazon ELB
18 42 (4.99%) GitHub
19 41 (4.87%) Amazon EMR
19 41 (4.87%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 58 (6.89%) HTTP
2 54 (6.41%) DNS
3 38 (4.51%) Firewall
4 37 (4.39%) TCP/IP
5 18 (2.14%) VPN
6 16 (1.90%) WebEx
7 14 (1.66%) Network Security
8 10 (1.19%) LAN
8 10 (1.19%) WAN
9 9 (1.07%) IPv4
10 6 (0.71%) BGP
10 6 (0.71%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (0.59%) Broadband
11 5 (0.59%) EIGRP
11 5 (0.59%) OSPF
11 5 (0.59%) SAN
11 5 (0.59%) Software-Defined Networking
12 4 (0.48%) AMQP
13 3 (0.36%) tcpdump
14 2 (0.24%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (14.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 120 (14.25%) MySQL
3 116 (13.78%) Amazon RDS
4 70 (8.31%) Redis
5 68 (8.08%) PostgreSQL
6 67 (7.96%) NoSQL
7 58 (6.89%) SQL Server
8 53 (6.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 51 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
10 46 (5.46%) Amazon Aurora
11 33 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (3.80%) MongoDB
13 27 (3.21%) Big Data
14 22 (2.61%) Relational Database
15 21 (2.49%) Blockchain
15 21 (2.49%) Electronic Patient Records
16 16 (1.90%) Data Lake
17 11 (1.31%) BigQuery
18 10 (1.19%) Tableau
19 9 (1.07%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 275 (32.66%) Jenkins
2 158 (18.76%) Git (software)
3 100 (11.88%) GitLab
4 91 (10.81%) JIRA
5 82 (9.74%) TeamCity
6 53 (6.29%) Travis CI
7 50 (5.94%) CircleCI
7 50 (5.94%) Octopus Deploy
8 48 (5.70%) webpack
9 36 (4.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 34 (4.04%) Bitbucket
11 30 (3.56%) Log4Net
11 30 (3.56%) NUnit
11 30 (3.56%) Selenium
11 30 (3.56%) SpecFlow
12 26 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (2.97%) IBM UrbanCode
14 19 (2.26%) JUnit
15 17 (2.02%) Spinnaker
16 15 (1.78%) EasyMock
General
1 157 (18.65%) Finance
2 137 (16.27%) Social Skills
3 39 (4.63%) Banking
4 32 (3.80%) Retail
5 23 (2.73%) Publishing
6 19 (2.26%) Public Sector
7 18 (2.14%) Legal
8 15 (1.78%) Games
9 14 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (1.66%) Financial Institution
9 14 (1.66%) Presentation Skills
10 13 (1.54%) Local Government
11 11 (1.31%) Music Industry
12 10 (1.19%) Documentation Skills
12 10 (1.19%) Front Office
13 9 (1.07%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.83%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.59%) Billing
16 4 (0.48%) Advertising
16 4 (0.48%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 303 (35.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 168 (19.95%) AWS Engineer
3 139 (16.51%) Developer
4 117 (13.90%) AWS DevOps
5 116 (13.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 106 (12.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 96 (11.40%) Software Engineer
8 87 (10.33%) Senior DevOps
9 77 (9.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 40 (4.75%) Senior Developer
11 33 (3.92%) .NET Developer
12 31 (3.68%) Architect
12 31 (3.68%) Data Engineer
13 28 (3.33%) Lead Developer
14 27 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
15 24 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
16 23 (2.73%) Platform Engineer
16 23 (2.73%) Senior Cloud Engineer
17 22 (2.61%) Security Engineer
18 19 (2.26%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (16.39%) React
2 117 (13.90%) .NET
3 112 (13.30%) AngularJS
4 110 (13.06%) Node.js
5 109 (12.95%) Web Services
6 88 (10.45%) CSS
7 83 (9.86%) REST
8 73 (8.67%) .NET Core
9 61 (7.24%) HTML
10 56 (6.65%) Elastic Stack
11 54 (6.41%) RabbitMQ
12 43 (5.11%) Vue.js
13 39 (4.63%) Laravel
14 36 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (4.28%) Kafka
15 32 (3.80%) React Native
16 30 (3.56%) SignalR
17 29 (3.44%) JSON
18 28 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
19 25 (2.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 55 (6.53%) Cloud Native
2 43 (5.11%) Public Cloud
3 42 (4.99%) Legacy Systems
4 34 (4.04%) Data Structures
5 32 (3.80%) Virtual Team
6 31 (3.68%) Algorithms
7 29 (3.44%) Blog
8 27 (3.21%) Clustering
8 27 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
9 23 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (2.61%) Hedge funds
10 22 (2.61%) Mobile App
11 21 (2.49%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (1.90%) Derivative
13 15 (1.78%) Enterprise Cloud
14 14 (1.66%) Data Centre
15 10 (1.19%) Replication
16 9 (1.07%) User Experience
17 8 (0.95%) Private Cloud
18 7 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 264 (31.35%) Linux
2 171 (20.31%) Windows
3 74 (8.79%) Unix
4 56 (6.65%) Windows Server
5 25 (2.97%) Mesosphere
6 24 (2.85%) Android
7 20 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 14 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.95%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.59%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.36%) CentOS
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
13 1 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.12%) Debian
13 1 (0.12%) pSOS
13 1 (0.12%) VMS
13 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (68.29%) DevOps
2 409 (48.57%) Infrastructure as Code
3 362 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (26.13%) Software Engineering
5 208 (24.70%) Microservices
6 146 (17.34%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (14.13%) Full Stack Development
8 113 (13.42%) Configuration Management
9 108 (12.83%) Scrum
10 102 (12.11%) TDD
11 95 (11.28%) Mentoring
12 81 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
13 80 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
14 77 (9.14%) Front End Development
15 75 (8.91%) Fintech
16 74 (8.79%) Open Source
17 73 (8.67%) Data Science
17 73 (8.67%) SOA
18 72 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
19 67 (7.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 478 (56.77%) Python
2 215 (25.53%) Java
3 201 (23.87%) PowerShell
4 176 (20.90%) JavaScript
5 163 (19.36%) Bash Shell
6 120 (14.25%) C#
7 118 (14.01%) SQL
8 100 (11.88%) Go
9 75 (8.91%) Ruby
10 71 (8.43%) PHP
11 56 (6.65%) TypeScript
12 41 (4.87%) C++
13 36 (4.28%) ES6
14 34 (4.04%) Kotlin
15 28 (3.33%) Perl
16 22 (2.61%) Scala
17 21 (2.49%) VB.NET
18 13 (1.54%) C
19 10 (1.19%) R
20 9 (1.07%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (6.41%) Degree
2 42 (4.99%) AWS Certification
3 28 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 13 (1.54%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (0.71%) CISSP
7 2 (0.24%) CCSP
7 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.12%) MCSE
8 1 (0.12%) OCP
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.12%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.49%) QA
2 5 (0.59%) Accessibility
2 5 (0.59%) GDPR
3 2 (0.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 398 (47.27%) Docker
2 21 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
5 15 (1.78%) Active Directory
6 11 (1.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (1.31%) etcd
7 8 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (0.95%) XenApp
8 2 (0.24%) Xen
9 1 (0.12%) KVM
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 585 (69.48%) Terraform
2 359 (42.64%) Kubernetes
3 252 (29.93%) Ansible
4 121 (14.37%) Opscode Chef
5 110 (13.06%) Puppet
6 72 (8.55%) Grafana
7 66 (7.84%) Prometheus
8 53 (6.29%) Consul
9 32 (3.80%) Nagios
10 31 (3.68%) Graphite
10 31 (3.68%) Graylog
11 30 (3.56%) Opsgenie
12 27 (3.21%) Kibana
13 25 (2.97%) Automic
14 18 (2.14%) Salt
15 17 (2.02%) logstash
15 17 (2.02%) SCCM
16 14 (1.66%) Failover Clustering
17 8 (0.95%) Rancher
17 8 (0.95%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 69 (8.19%) Google
2 59 (7.01%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.75%) Splunk
4 34 (4.04%) VMware
5 33 (3.92%) Oracle
6 13 (1.54%) SaltStack
7 12 (1.43%) Atlassian
7 12 (1.43%) New Relic
8 9 (1.07%) Alibaba
8 9 (1.07%) IBM
8 9 (1.07%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.07%) Veritas
9 8 (0.95%) Citrix
9 8 (0.95%) HP
10 7 (0.83%) Cisco
10 7 (0.83%) Databricks
10 7 (0.83%) PagerDuty
10 7 (0.83%) ServiceNow
10 7 (0.83%) Symantec
11 6 (0.71%) Palo Alto