Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 281 354 507
Rank change year-on-year +73 +153 +130
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 626 583 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.14% 0.86% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.12% 3.04% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 410 512 319
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £51,125 £51,250 £51,000
90th Percentile £117,500 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.96% +6.25%

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 20,041 19,209 16,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.58% 28.44% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16,471 15,532 13,433
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,880 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,950 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.16%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +90 149 £72,500 - 24
South London +10 24 £60,000 -27.27% 8
West London +24 12 £63,750 +21.43% 5
East London +19 4 £82,500 +3.13% 9
North London -4 1 £85,000 +13.33% 3
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 592 (94.57%) AWS
2 503 (80.35%) DevOps
3 438 (69.97%) Terraform
4 396 (63.26%) Python
5 380 (60.70%) Docker
6 308 (49.20%) Ansible
7 307 (49.04%) Kubernetes
8 272 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
9 270 (43.13%) Puppet
10 266 (42.49%) Linux
11 258 (41.21%) Infrastructure as Code
12 235 (37.54%) Jenkins
13 199 (31.79%) Java
14 197 (31.47%) Opscode Chef
15 189 (30.19%) Azure
16 187 (29.87%) Serverless
17 181 (28.91%) Amazon EC2
18 179 (28.59%) Finance
19 166 (26.52%) AWS Lambda
20 164 (26.20%) Amazon S3
21 151 (24.12%) GCP
22 141 (22.52%) PowerShell
23 140 (22.36%) Amazon RDS
24 138 (22.04%) Bash Shell
25 132 (21.09%) Windows
26 130 (20.77%) Configuration Management
27 121 (19.33%) Web Services
28 112 (17.89%) Amazon ECS
29 109 (17.41%) Software Engineering
30 104 (16.61%) Go

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 44 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (4.79%) Confluence
3 25 (3.99%) IIS
3 25 (3.99%) nginx
4 16 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 15 (2.40%) Apache Spark
6 13 (2.08%) Apache
7 8 (1.28%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.80%) Cloud Foundry
9 5 (0.80%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.64%) JBoss
11 2 (0.32%) Anypoint
11 2 (0.32%) Mule
12 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
12 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 592 (94.57%) AWS
2 189 (30.19%) Azure
3 187 (29.87%) Serverless
4 181 (28.91%) Amazon EC2
5 166 (26.52%) AWS Lambda
6 164 (26.20%) Amazon S3
7 151 (24.12%) GCP
8 112 (17.89%) Amazon ECS
9 85 (13.58%) OpenShift
10 80 (12.78%) Amazon SQS
11 71 (11.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 61 (9.74%) IaaS
13 53 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 46 (7.35%) PaaS
15 34 (5.43%) GitHub
16 31 (4.95%) Amazon EKS
17 28 (4.47%) Route 53
18 27 (4.31%) SaaS
19 24 (3.83%) Amazon Kinesis
20 23 (3.67%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.75%) Firewall
2 29 (4.63%) VPN
3 24 (3.83%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.56%) SSL
5 15 (2.40%) DNS
6 11 (1.76%) Network Security
7 10 (1.60%) HTTP
8 7 (1.12%) Internet
9 6 (0.96%) AMQP
9 6 (0.96%) WAN
10 5 (0.80%) LAN
11 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.48%) SMTP
11 3 (0.48%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.32%) DHCP
12 2 (0.32%) FTP
13 1 (0.16%) DSL
13 1 (0.16%) MPLS
13 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (22.36%) Amazon RDS
2 67 (10.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 54 (8.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 52 (8.31%) MySQL
5 49 (7.83%) PostgreSQL
6 35 (5.59%) SQL Server
7 32 (5.11%) NoSQL
8 27 (4.31%) Relational Database
9 22 (3.51%) Big Data
9 22 (3.51%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 18 (2.88%) Redis
11 15 (2.40%) Amazon Aurora
12 14 (2.24%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (1.76%) Power BI
14 8 (1.28%) Hadoop
15 7 (1.12%) BigQuery
16 6 (0.96%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.96%) Blockchain
16 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 235 (37.54%) Jenkins
2 80 (12.78%) TeamCity
3 76 (12.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 67 (10.70%) Artifactory
5 66 (10.54%) Git (software)
6 48 (7.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 45 (7.19%) CircleCI
8 42 (6.71%) Travis CI
9 38 (6.07%) GitLab
10 37 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 36 (5.75%) IBM UrbanCode
12 35 (5.59%) JIRA
13 34 (5.43%) Bitbucket
13 34 (5.43%) Selenium
14 26 (4.15%) SonarQube
15 25 (3.99%) RStudio
16 20 (3.19%) Cucumber
17 19 (3.04%) JMeter
18 18 (2.88%) git-flow
19 17 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 179 (28.59%) Finance
2 57 (9.11%) Banking
3 55 (8.79%) Front Office
4 25 (3.99%) Public Sector
5 21 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.04%) Law
6 19 (3.04%) Retail
7 17 (2.72%) Advertising
7 17 (2.72%) Publishing
8 15 (2.40%) Back Office
9 12 (1.92%) Marketing
10 7 (1.12%) Games
10 7 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.96%) Electronics
12 5 (0.80%) Billing
12 5 (0.80%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.32%) Legal
13 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 248 (39.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 145 (23.16%) AWS Engineer
3 108 (17.25%) Developer
4 92 (14.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 71 (11.34%) Senior DevOps
6 68 (10.86%) AWS DevOps
7 63 (10.06%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 57 (9.11%) Python Engineer
9 54 (8.63%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 54 (8.63%) Software Engineer
10 53 (8.47%) AWS Developer
10 53 (8.47%) Consultant
11 45 (7.19%) Architect
11 45 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 39 (6.23%) Senior Developer
13 37 (5.91%) Platform Engineer
14 36 (5.75%) Python Software Engineer
15 35 (5.59%) AWS Software Engineer
15 35 (5.59%) DevOps Consultant
15 35 (5.59%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (19.33%) Web Services
2 67 (10.70%) Node.js
3 59 (9.42%) Elastic Stack
4 28 (4.47%) REST
5 26 (4.15%) JSON
5 26 (4.15%) RESTful
6 25 (3.99%) CSS
6 25 (3.99%) HTML
6 25 (3.99%) J2EE
6 25 (3.99%) J2SE
7 23 (3.67%) .NET
7 23 (3.67%) React
8 21 (3.35%) AngularJS
8 21 (3.35%) Kafka
9 15 (2.40%) RabbitMQ
9 15 (2.40%) Spring
10 14 (2.24%) Redux
11 13 (2.08%) boto
12 12 (1.92%) Series 60
13 11 (1.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.18%) Public Cloud
2 73 (11.66%) Greenfield Project
3 57 (9.11%) Fixed Income
4 35 (5.59%) PlayStation
5 34 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
6 31 (4.95%) Data Centre
6 31 (4.95%) Mobile App
7 28 (4.47%) Algorithms
7 28 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (3.99%) User Experience
9 22 (3.51%) Private Cloud
10 21 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (3.04%) Cloud Native
12 15 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (2.24%) PKI
14 13 (2.08%) Social Network
15 11 (1.76%) Management Information System
15 11 (1.76%) Virtual Team
16 8 (1.28%) Data Structures
17 5 (0.80%) Anti-Piracy
Operating Systems
1 266 (42.49%) Linux
2 132 (21.09%) Windows
3 36 (5.75%) Unix
4 35 (5.59%) Mesosphere
5 22 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (3.19%) VMS
7 18 (2.88%) CentOS
8 17 (2.72%) Apple iOS
9 14 (2.24%) Android
10 9 (1.44%) Windows Server
11 8 (1.28%) Embedded Linux
12 7 (1.12%) Ubuntu
13 6 (0.96%) Debian
13 6 (0.96%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.64%) Fedora
14 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.48%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.32%) Solaris
17 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (80.35%) DevOps
2 272 (43.45%) Agile Software Development
3 258 (41.21%) Infrastructure as Code
4 130 (20.77%) Configuration Management
5 109 (17.41%) Software Engineering
6 96 (15.34%) Microservices
7 94 (15.02%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (12.78%) Continuous Delivery
9 76 (12.14%) Test Automation
10 68 (10.86%) Asset Management
11 67 (10.70%) Fintech
11 67 (10.70%) Migration
12 61 (9.74%) Decision-Making
13 56 (8.95%) Open Source
13 56 (8.95%) Scrum
14 53 (8.47%) Mentoring
15 44 (7.03%) Continuous Deployment
15 44 (7.03%) Data Science
16 43 (6.87%) Computer Science
16 43 (6.87%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 396 (63.26%) Python
2 199 (31.79%) Java
3 141 (22.52%) PowerShell
4 138 (22.04%) Bash Shell
5 104 (16.61%) Go
6 90 (14.38%) JavaScript
7 57 (9.11%) R
8 56 (8.95%) SQL
9 51 (8.15%) Ruby
9 51 (8.15%) Shell Script
10 49 (7.83%) C#
11 39 (6.23%) PHP
12 30 (4.79%) Scala
13 18 (2.88%) Java 8
14 16 (2.56%) Perl
15 15 (2.40%) TypeScript
16 13 (2.08%) C
17 9 (1.44%) C++
18 8 (1.28%) Kotlin
18 8 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 54 (8.63%) Degree
2 42 (6.71%) AWS Certification
3 25 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (3.83%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.32%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.32%) PhD
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.23%) QA
2 9 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.32%) NCSC
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 380 (60.70%) Docker
2 28 (4.47%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.40%) VMware Workstation
3 15 (2.40%) Xen
4 13 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.76%) XenApp
6 7 (1.12%) OpenSSH
6 7 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.96%) iptables
8 2 (0.32%) Varnish
8 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.16%) NFS
9 1 (0.16%) pfSense
9 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 438 (69.97%) Terraform
2 308 (49.20%) Ansible
3 307 (49.04%) Kubernetes
4 270 (43.13%) Puppet
5 197 (31.47%) Opscode Chef
6 67 (10.70%) Packer
7 53 (8.47%) Consul
8 45 (7.19%) Prometheus
9 35 (5.59%) Automic
10 32 (5.11%) Rancher
11 30 (4.79%) Salt
12 20 (3.19%) Istio
13 18 (2.88%) Nagios
14 14 (2.24%) ZABBIX
15 13 (2.08%) Mesos
16 10 (1.60%) HP SiteScope
16 10 (1.60%) Tivoli
17 9 (1.44%) Kibana
17 9 (1.44%) logstash
18 8 (1.28%) Grafana
Vendors
1 66 (10.54%) Google
2 57 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 51 (8.15%) Splunk
4 33 (5.27%) VMware
5 31 (4.95%) Citrix
6 27 (4.31%) AppDynamics
7 17 (2.72%) Red Hat
8 15 (2.40%) SaltStack
9 13 (2.08%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.08%) New Relic
9 13 (2.08%) Oracle
10 10 (1.60%) Perforce
11 7 (1.12%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.96%) Apple
12 6 (0.96%) Qualys
12 6 (0.96%) SAP
12 6 (0.96%) Veeam
13 5 (0.80%) Dynatrace
13 5 (0.80%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.64%) Ubiquiti