Period
to 18 May 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 312 317
Rank change year-on-year +72 +5 +75
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 472 396 618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.40% 1.00% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.02% 2.53% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 282 287 483
10th Percentile £51,275 £52,500 £51,350
25th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% +3.70%
75th Percentile £88,438 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £98,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% -

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 15,621 15,624 18,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 46.45% 39.32% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12,009 12,943 15,613
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,812 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.23% +4.33% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% +4.76%

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 18 May 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 18 May 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 +14 56 £76,250 -4.69% 30
South London +53 47 £71,250 +18.75% 3
West London +27 9 £77,500 +10.71% 4
East London +16 4 £70,000 +12.00% 4
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 18 May 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.

1 461 (97.67%) AWS
2 314 (66.53%) DevOps
3 290 (61.44%) Terraform
4 253 (53.60%) Python
5 224 (47.46%) Docker
6 218 (46.19%) Serverless
7 211 (44.70%) Agile Software Development
8 207 (43.86%) Infrastructure as Code
9 202 (42.80%) Kubernetes
10 168 (35.59%) AWS Lambda
11 158 (33.47%) Ansible
12 153 (32.42%) Linux
13 145 (30.72%) Jenkins
14 134 (28.39%) Java
15 128 (27.12%) Amazon S3
16 126 (26.69%) Microservices
17 120 (25.42%) Azure
18 119 (25.21%) Finance
19 107 (22.67%) GCP
20 101 (21.40%) Software Engineering
21 99 (20.97%) Configuration Management
21 99 (20.97%) Amazon ECS
22 96 (20.34%) C#
22 96 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
23 93 (19.70%) Puppet
24 92 (19.49%) JavaScript
25 88 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
25 88 (18.64%) Social Skills
26 78 (16.53%) PaaS
27 73 (15.47%) Continuous Delivery

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 40 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (5.72%) Confluence
3 19 (4.03%) Cloud Foundry
4 10 (2.12%) IIS
4 10 (2.12%) nginx
5 6 (1.27%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.06%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.85%) CloudStack
7 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.64%) Apache
9 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.42%) Traefik
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.21%) JBoss
10 1 (0.21%) Moodle
10 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 461 (97.67%) AWS
2 218 (46.19%) Serverless
3 168 (35.59%) AWS Lambda
4 128 (27.12%) Amazon S3
5 120 (25.42%) Azure
6 107 (22.67%) GCP
7 99 (20.97%) Amazon ECS
8 96 (20.34%) Amazon EC2
9 78 (16.53%) PaaS
10 72 (15.25%) Amazon EKS
11 64 (13.56%) SaaS
12 61 (12.92%) IaaS
13 48 (10.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 47 (9.96%) CloudFront
15 40 (8.47%) Amazon SQS
16 34 (7.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 34 (7.20%) AWS Fargate
16 34 (7.20%) GitHub
17 30 (6.36%) AWS CodePipeline
18 21 (4.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.66%) TCP/IP
2 20 (4.24%) Firewall
3 18 (3.81%) DNS
3 18 (3.81%) HTTP
4 8 (1.69%) LAN
4 8 (1.69%) WAN
5 6 (1.27%) VPN
6 5 (1.06%) Internet
6 5 (1.06%) IPv4
7 4 (0.85%) VLAN
7 4 (0.85%) VoIP
8 3 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.64%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (0.64%) Extranet
8 3 (0.64%) H.323
8 3 (0.64%) MGCP
8 3 (0.64%) Network Security
8 3 (0.64%) Sourcefire
8 3 (0.64%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.29%) Amazon RDS
2 53 (11.23%) PostgreSQL
3 47 (9.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 44 (9.32%) MySQL
5 33 (6.99%) Big Data
6 23 (4.87%) Amazon Redshift
7 22 (4.66%) Redis
8 21 (4.45%) MongoDB
9 20 (4.24%) NoSQL
10 16 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (2.97%) SQL Server
12 12 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 11 (2.33%) Amazon Athena
14 10 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
15 9 (1.91%) Snowflake Schema
16 8 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
16 8 (1.69%) RDBMS
16 8 (1.69%) Relational Database
17 5 (1.06%) BigQuery
18 4 (0.85%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 145 (30.72%) Jenkins
2 59 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 53 (11.23%) JIRA
4 40 (8.47%) TeamCity
5 39 (8.26%) GitLab
6 27 (5.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (5.30%) Bitbucket
8 24 (5.08%) Selenium
9 22 (4.66%) Cucumber
10 17 (3.60%) Travis CI
11 16 (3.39%) EasyMock
11 16 (3.39%) JUnit
12 15 (3.18%) Spinnaker
13 13 (2.75%) Gradle
14 11 (2.33%) CircleCI
14 11 (2.33%) Maven
15 7 (1.48%) Cypress.io
15 7 (1.48%) JMeter
15 7 (1.48%) Postman
16 5 (1.06%) Vagrant
General
1 119 (25.21%) Finance
2 88 (18.64%) Social Skills
3 47 (9.96%) Public Sector
4 35 (7.42%) Banking
5 22 (4.66%) Presentation Skills
6 15 (3.18%) Legal
6 15 (3.18%) Local Government
7 14 (2.97%) Games
8 13 (2.75%) Retail
9 8 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (1.27%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.85%) Publishing
12 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.42%) Marketing
13 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.21%) Czech Language
14 1 (0.21%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 193 (40.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 65 (13.77%) AWS Engineer
3 59 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 54 (11.44%) AWS DevOps
5 50 (10.59%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 50 (10.59%) Senior DevOps
6 46 (9.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 36 (7.63%) Developer
8 31 (6.57%) Architect
9 25 (5.30%) Cloud Engineer
10 24 (5.08%) Systems Engineer
11 23 (4.87%) Platform Engineer
12 22 (4.66%) Senior Software Engineer
13 19 (4.03%) Lead Software Engineer
14 18 (3.81%) Site Reliability Engineer
15 14 (2.97%) Technical Architect
16 11 (2.33%) Python Engineer
16 11 (2.33%) Site Engineer
17 10 (2.12%) Kubernetes Engineer
17 10 (2.12%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (14.19%) .NET
2 62 (13.14%) Node.js
3 53 (11.23%) React
4 49 (10.38%) .NET Core
5 46 (9.75%) Web Services
6 44 (9.32%) CSS
7 27 (5.72%) Elastic Stack
8 25 (5.30%) AngularJS
8 25 (5.30%) Ruby on Rails
9 21 (4.45%) HTML
9 21 (4.45%) RESTful
9 21 (4.45%) Spring
10 20 (4.24%) Kafka
10 20 (4.24%) REST
11 18 (3.81%) Jest
11 18 (3.81%) Lambda Expressions
12 16 (3.39%) WebdriverIO
13 15 (3.18%) Angular 2
13 15 (3.18%) Sinatra
13 15 (3.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.26%) Cloud Native
2 33 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (6.14%) Data Structures
4 27 (5.72%) Algorithms
4 27 (5.72%) Virtual Team
5 25 (5.30%) Hedge funds
5 25 (5.30%) NHS
6 23 (4.87%) Derivative
7 21 (4.45%) Public Cloud
8 19 (4.03%) Blog
9 17 (3.60%) Data Centre
10 16 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
10 16 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (3.39%) Social Network
11 9 (1.91%) Clustering
11 9 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.27%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.85%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.85%) User Experience
14 3 (0.64%) Media Streaming
Operating Systems
1 153 (32.42%) Linux
2 40 (8.47%) Windows
3 33 (6.99%) Unix
4 13 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 12 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.12%) Android
7 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.64%) Debian
7 3 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.42%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (66.53%) DevOps
2 211 (44.70%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (43.86%) Infrastructure as Code
4 126 (26.69%) Microservices
5 101 (21.40%) Software Engineering
6 99 (20.97%) Configuration Management
7 73 (15.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 70 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
9 66 (13.98%) Fintech
9 66 (13.98%) Test Automation
10 65 (13.77%) Scrum
11 63 (13.35%) Mentoring
12 60 (12.71%) TDD
13 58 (12.29%) Machine Learning
14 55 (11.65%) Collaborative Working
15 51 (10.81%) SDLC
16 46 (9.75%) OO
16 46 (9.75%) Re-Platforming
17 43 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
18 41 (8.69%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 253 (53.60%) Python
2 134 (28.39%) Java
3 96 (20.34%) C#
4 92 (19.49%) JavaScript
5 71 (15.04%) Go
6 70 (14.83%) PowerShell
7 69 (14.62%) Bash Shell
7 69 (14.62%) Ruby
8 43 (9.11%) SQL
9 40 (8.47%) C++
10 25 (5.30%) ES6
11 24 (5.08%) TypeScript
12 21 (4.45%) PHP
13 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
14 11 (2.33%) Perl
15 10 (2.12%) C
16 7 (1.48%) Scala
17 5 (1.06%) Java 8
17 5 (1.06%) VB
18 4 (0.85%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 23 (4.87%) AWS Certification
2 22 (4.66%) Degree
3 16 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.64%) CCIE
6 3 (0.64%) CCNP
6 3 (0.64%) CISSP
6 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.42%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.21%) CCSP
8 1 (0.21%) CISM
8 1 (0.21%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.08%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) GDPR
3 1 (0.21%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.21%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) NIST
3 1 (0.21%) SOC 2
System Software
1 224 (47.46%) Docker
2 16 (3.39%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.42%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.42%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.42%) Xen
6 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.21%) etcd
6 1 (0.21%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 290 (61.44%) Terraform
2 202 (42.80%) Kubernetes
3 158 (33.47%) Ansible
4 93 (19.70%) Puppet
5 88 (18.64%) Opscode Chef
6 27 (5.72%) Istio
7 20 (4.24%) Prometheus
8 19 (4.03%) Nagios
9 16 (3.39%) Fortio
9 16 (3.39%) Kiali
10 12 (2.54%) Consul
11 10 (2.12%) Failover Clustering
11 10 (2.12%) Grafana
12 9 (1.91%) Sysdig
13 8 (1.69%) Kibana
13 8 (1.69%) Packer
14 7 (1.48%) logstash
15 6 (1.27%) SCCM
16 4 (0.85%) Graylog
16 4 (0.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 41 (8.69%) Google
2 36 (7.63%) Microsoft
3 33 (6.99%) Oracle
4 14 (2.97%) VMware
5 11 (2.33%) Atlassian
5 11 (2.33%) Splunk
6 8 (1.69%) Dynatrace
7 7 (1.48%) AppDynamics
8 6 (1.27%) Cisco
8 6 (1.27%) New Relic
8 6 (1.27%) PagerDuty
8 6 (1.27%) Palo Alto
9 5 (1.06%) Guidewire
9 5 (1.06%) IBM
10 4 (0.85%) Alibaba
10 4 (0.85%) F5
10 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.85%) SolarWinds
11 3 (0.64%) ExtraHop
11 3 (0.64%) Radianz