Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 290 358 535
Rank change year-on-year +68 +177 +154
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 621 617 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.10% 0.89% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.14% 3.26% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 411 556 284
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.69% +5.69%
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £94,375 £92,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 19,755 18,931 15,111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 34.95% 27.17% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16,359 15,288 12,354
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 2019. 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 +66 151 £70,000 +7.69% 36
South London +18 21 £60,000 -7.69% 9
West London +4 14 £62,500 +4.17% 9
East London +25 5 £80,000 +56.10% 10
North London +3 4 £63,750 -15.00% 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 603 (97.10%) Amazon AWS
2 480 (77.29%) DevOps
3 410 (66.02%) Terraform
4 358 (57.65%) Python
5 316 (50.89%) Docker
6 297 (47.83%) Ansible
7 291 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
8 288 (46.38%) Linux
9 252 (40.58%) Kubernetes
10 224 (36.07%) Jenkins
11 216 (34.78%) Infrastructure as Code
12 211 (33.98%) Puppet
13 201 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 181 (29.15%) Serverless
15 176 (28.34%) Opscode Chef
16 164 (26.41%) AWS Lambda
17 155 (24.96%) Java
18 153 (24.64%) Windows
19 150 (24.15%) Amazon EC2
20 144 (23.19%) Finance
21 137 (22.06%) Bash Shell
22 136 (21.90%) Amazon S3
22 136 (21.90%) PowerShell
23 125 (20.13%) Google Cloud Platform
24 109 (17.55%) Amazon RDS
24 109 (17.55%) Configuration Management
25 108 (17.39%) Microservices
26 102 (16.43%) Web Services
26 102 (16.43%) JavaScript
27 99 (15.94%) Public Cloud

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 53 (8.53%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (4.83%) IIS
3 23 (3.70%) Confluence
4 17 (2.74%) Apache
5 15 (2.42%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.93%) nginx
7 8 (1.29%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.13%) Skype for Business
8 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.97%) Apache Airflow
10 5 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
11 4 (0.64%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) Tornado
13 2 (0.32%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.16%) JBoss
14 1 (0.16%) Mule
14 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 603 (97.10%) Amazon AWS
2 201 (32.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 181 (29.15%) Serverless
4 164 (26.41%) AWS Lambda
5 150 (24.15%) Amazon EC2
6 136 (21.90%) Amazon S3
7 125 (20.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 89 (14.33%) Amazon ECS
9 86 (13.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 81 (13.04%) IaaS
11 61 (9.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 53 (8.53%) Amazon SQS
13 43 (6.92%) OpenShift
14 36 (5.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 36 (5.80%) PaaS
15 31 (4.99%) Amazon EKS
16 27 (4.35%) GitHub
17 20 (3.22%) Amazon ELB
18 19 (3.06%) AWS CodePipeline
19 16 (2.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.64%) Firewall
2 30 (4.83%) TCP/IP
3 28 (4.51%) VPN
4 22 (3.54%) Network Security
5 20 (3.22%) DNS
6 8 (1.29%) Internet
6 8 (1.29%) SSL
7 7 (1.13%) HTTP
7 7 (1.13%) LAN
7 7 (1.13%) WAN
8 5 (0.81%) FTP
8 5 (0.81%) SMTP
9 4 (0.64%) AMQP
10 3 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.48%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (17.55%) Amazon RDS
2 74 (11.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 55 (8.86%) MySQL
4 44 (7.09%) SQL Server
5 43 (6.92%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (5.80%) Amazon Redshift
7 27 (4.35%) Big Data
7 27 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 22 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.54%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.22%) Redis
10 15 (2.42%) Amazon Aurora
10 15 (2.42%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.93%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.77%) Power BI
13 10 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.13%) BigQuery
15 6 (0.97%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 224 (36.07%) Jenkins
2 72 (11.59%) TeamCity
3 70 (11.27%) Git (software)
4 66 (10.63%) Octopus Deploy
5 48 (7.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 42 (6.76%) Travis CI
7 34 (5.48%) GitLab
7 34 (5.48%) Selenium
8 30 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (4.35%) Bitbucket
9 27 (4.35%) GoCD
9 27 (4.35%) IBM UrbanCode
10 26 (4.19%) Artifactory
11 25 (4.03%) JIRA
12 19 (3.06%) JMeter
13 18 (2.90%) RStudio
14 17 (2.74%) webpack
15 15 (2.42%) SonarQube
15 15 (2.42%) Vagrant
16 12 (1.93%) PostCSS
General
1 144 (23.19%) Finance
2 37 (5.96%) Banking
3 26 (4.19%) Law
3 26 (4.19%) Publishing
4 23 (3.70%) Front Office
5 19 (3.06%) Retail
6 17 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.93%) Back Office
7 12 (1.93%) Billing
8 10 (1.61%) Advertising
9 8 (1.29%) Games
9 8 (1.29%) Marketing
10 6 (0.97%) Legal
10 6 (0.97%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.81%) Electronics
11 5 (0.81%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 212 (34.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 165 (26.57%) AWS Engineer
3 107 (17.23%) Cloud Engineer
4 91 (14.65%) Developer
5 73 (11.76%) AWS DevOps
6 71 (11.43%) Senior DevOps
7 64 (10.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 52 (8.37%) Consultant
9 49 (7.89%) Azure Engineer
9 49 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 40 (6.44%) Architect
10 40 (6.44%) Software Engineer
11 35 (5.64%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
11 35 (5.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 33 (5.31%) AWS Developer
12 33 (5.31%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
13 32 (5.15%) DevOps Consultant
14 31 (4.99%) Java Developer
14 31 (4.99%) Platform Engineer
15 28 (4.51%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (16.43%) Web Services
2 89 (14.33%) Node.js
3 53 (8.53%) Elastic Stack
4 45 (7.25%) REST
5 37 (5.96%) RESTful
6 35 (5.64%) JSON
7 33 (5.31%) .NET
8 30 (4.83%) React
9 27 (4.35%) J2EE
9 27 (4.35%) J2SE
10 23 (3.70%) Redux
11 22 (3.54%) HTML
12 21 (3.38%) AngularJS
12 21 (3.38%) CSS
12 21 (3.38%) Kafka
13 16 (2.58%) jQuery
14 15 (2.42%) GraphQL
14 15 (2.42%) Laravel
15 14 (2.25%) Spring Boot
16 13 (2.09%) Jinja
Miscellaneous
1 99 (15.94%) Public Cloud
2 61 (9.82%) Data Centre
3 44 (7.09%) Algorithms
4 38 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
5 37 (5.96%) Mobile App
6 33 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (4.51%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (4.35%) PlayStation
9 24 (3.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 24 (3.86%) Linux Command Line
10 23 (3.70%) Cloud Native
11 22 (3.54%) PKI
12 18 (2.90%) Fixed Income
12 18 (2.90%) Private Cloud
13 16 (2.58%) Blog
14 14 (2.25%) Data Structures
15 12 (1.93%) User Experience
16 9 (1.45%) Management Information System
17 8 (1.29%) Social Network
17 8 (1.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 288 (46.38%) Linux
2 153 (24.64%) Windows
3 41 (6.60%) Unix
4 28 (4.51%) Windows Server
5 27 (4.35%) Mesosphere
6 25 (4.03%) Apple iOS
7 17 (2.74%) CentOS
8 13 (2.09%) Ubuntu
9 12 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (1.93%) VMS
10 10 (1.61%) Android
11 8 (1.29%) Kali Linux
12 7 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.48%) DC/OS
13 3 (0.48%) Debian
14 2 (0.32%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.16%) Fedora
15 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 480 (77.29%) DevOps
2 291 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
3 216 (34.78%) Infrastructure as Code
4 109 (17.55%) Configuration Management
5 108 (17.39%) Microservices
6 98 (15.78%) Software Engineering
7 88 (14.17%) Test Automation
8 87 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (13.69%) Migration
10 82 (13.20%) Continuous Delivery
11 72 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 71 (11.43%) Scrum
13 62 (9.98%) Continuous Deployment
13 62 (9.98%) Mentoring
14 54 (8.70%) Open Source
15 52 (8.37%) Presales
16 51 (8.21%) Data Science
17 49 (7.89%) Fintech
18 47 (7.57%) ITIL
19 45 (7.25%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 358 (57.65%) Python
2 155 (24.96%) Java
3 137 (22.06%) Bash Shell
4 136 (21.90%) PowerShell
5 102 (16.43%) JavaScript
6 75 (12.08%) Go
7 69 (11.11%) PHP
8 64 (10.31%) Ruby
9 48 (7.73%) C#
9 48 (7.73%) SQL
10 39 (6.28%) Shell Script
11 25 (4.03%) C++
12 15 (2.42%) ES6
12 15 (2.42%) R
13 14 (2.25%) Java 8
13 14 (2.25%) TypeScript
14 13 (2.09%) Scala
15 10 (1.61%) Perl
16 7 (1.13%) C
17 6 (0.97%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 55 (8.86%) Degree
2 34 (5.48%) AWS Certification
3 32 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 22 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.29%) CCNA
6 8 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.13%) RHCE
8 1 (0.16%) CCNP
8 1 (0.16%) CISA
8 1 (0.16%) CISM
8 1 (0.16%) CISSP
8 1 (0.16%) MCSE
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.37%) QA
2 7 (1.13%) NCSC
3 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.32%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) HIPAA
System Software
1 316 (50.89%) Docker
2 27 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.93%) VMware Workstation
4 10 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.45%) Xen
5 9 (1.45%) XenApp
6 8 (1.29%) Varnish
7 6 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.97%) etcd
8 3 (0.48%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.16%) iptables
9 1 (0.16%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 410 (66.02%) Terraform
2 297 (47.83%) Ansible
3 252 (40.58%) Kubernetes
4 211 (33.98%) Puppet
5 176 (28.34%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (9.34%) Packer
7 43 (6.92%) Consul
8 34 (5.48%) Prometheus
9 27 (4.35%) Automic
9 27 (4.35%) Salt
10 19 (3.06%) Nagios
11 16 (2.58%) HP SiteScope
11 16 (2.58%) ZABBIX
12 15 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
13 14 (2.25%) logstash
14 13 (2.09%) Kibana
15 9 (1.45%) Istio
15 9 (1.45%) Mesos
16 8 (1.29%) Nessus
16 8 (1.29%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 87 (14.01%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.14%) Google
3 48 (7.73%) Splunk
4 29 (4.67%) Oracle
5 23 (3.70%) Apple
5 23 (3.70%) New Relic
6 22 (3.54%) AppDynamics
7 21 (3.38%) Citrix
7 21 (3.38%) VMware
8 18 (2.90%) SaltStack
9 16 (2.58%) Perforce
10 10 (1.61%) Atlassian
11 9 (1.45%) Dynatrace
11 9 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 8 (1.29%) Qualys
13 6 (0.97%) SAP
13 6 (0.97%) Veeam
14 4 (0.64%) Trend Micro
15 3 (0.48%) ServiceNow
16 2 (0.32%) Kofax