Period
to 24 March 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 24 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 325 417 633
Rank change year-on-year +92 +216 +143
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 583 493 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.95% 0.71% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.26% 2.88% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 490 422 168
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.70% +9.76%
10th Percentile £51,125 £51,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 17,880 17,128 11,665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 29.20% 24.54% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14,496 14,288 9,814
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 24 March 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 24 March 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 +31 92 £70,000 +16.67% 12
West London +18 21 £60,000 - 2
South London +12 14 £82,500 +22.22% 3
North London - 3 £48,750 -
East London +23 2 £57,500 +17.95% 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 575 (98.63%) Amazon AWS
2 455 (78.04%) DevOps
3 376 (64.49%) Linux
4 320 (54.89%) Python
5 318 (54.55%) Terraform
6 317 (54.37%) Ansible
7 282 (48.37%) Docker
8 273 (46.83%) Jenkins
9 259 (44.43%) Agile Software Development
10 239 (40.99%) Windows
11 232 (39.79%) Microsoft Azure
12 195 (33.45%) Puppet
13 193 (33.10%) Opscode Chef
14 187 (32.08%) Amazon EC2
15 185 (31.73%) Kubernetes
16 180 (30.87%) Java
17 167 (28.64%) Amazon S3
18 162 (27.79%) Finance
19 151 (25.90%) TeamCity
20 149 (25.56%) Amazon RDS
21 138 (23.67%) Bash Shell
22 131 (22.47%) Octopus Deploy
23 130 (22.30%) Serverless
24 128 (21.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
25 126 (21.61%) Git (software)
26 123 (21.10%) PowerShell
26 123 (21.10%) AWS Lambda
27 121 (20.75%) Configuration Management
28 120 (20.58%) Node.js
29 114 (19.55%) Google Cloud Platform

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 63 (10.81%) IIS
2 60 (10.29%) Confluence
3 50 (8.58%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.60%) Apache Spark
5 17 (2.92%) Apache
6 13 (2.23%) nginx
7 8 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.69%) Apache Airflow
10 3 (0.51%) Luigi
10 3 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.51%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.34%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.17%) Jetty
12 1 (0.17%) Mule
12 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 575 (98.63%) Amazon AWS
2 232 (39.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (32.08%) Amazon EC2
4 167 (28.64%) Amazon S3
5 130 (22.30%) Serverless
6 128 (21.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 123 (21.10%) AWS Lambda
8 114 (19.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 109 (18.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 90 (15.44%) Amazon SQS
11 64 (10.98%) GitHub
12 55 (9.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 49 (8.40%) Amazon ELB
14 39 (6.69%) Azure Active Directory
15 35 (6.00%) IaaS
16 30 (5.15%) SaaS
17 25 (4.29%) PaaS
18 23 (3.95%) Amazon Glacier
18 23 (3.95%) OpenShift
19 22 (3.77%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.23%) Firewall
2 21 (3.60%) VPN
3 19 (3.26%) DNS
4 17 (2.92%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.54%) HTTP
6 8 (1.37%) LAN
6 8 (1.37%) Network Security
6 8 (1.37%) WAN
7 7 (1.20%) SSL
8 6 (1.03%) FTP
8 6 (1.03%) Internet
9 5 (0.86%) SAN
9 5 (0.86%) SMTP
10 3 (0.51%) NAS
10 3 (0.51%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.34%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (0.34%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.17%) DHCP
12 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (25.56%) Amazon RDS
2 52 (8.92%) Amazon Redshift
3 43 (7.38%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (7.20%) Big Data
5 40 (6.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 35 (6.00%) MongoDB
7 29 (4.97%) NoSQL
8 28 (4.80%) MySQL
9 26 (4.46%) Redis
10 22 (3.77%) Hadoop
11 19 (3.26%) SQL Server
12 14 (2.40%) InfluxDB
13 12 (2.06%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.03%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
16 5 (0.86%) Blockchain
16 5 (0.86%) MariaDB
17 4 (0.69%) Impala
Development Applications
1 273 (46.83%) Jenkins
2 151 (25.90%) TeamCity
3 131 (22.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 126 (21.61%) Git (software)
5 84 (14.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 69 (11.84%) JIRA
7 39 (6.69%) Selenium
7 39 (6.69%) Travis CI
8 37 (6.35%) Maven
9 36 (6.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 36 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (5.66%) GitLab
11 29 (4.97%) Subversion
12 26 (4.46%) CircleCI
12 26 (4.46%) IBM UrbanCode
13 18 (3.09%) GoCD
14 17 (2.92%) Artifactory
15 16 (2.74%) Vagrant
16 14 (2.40%) Bitbucket
16 14 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 162 (27.79%) Finance
2 20 (3.43%) Billing
2 20 (3.43%) Games
3 18 (3.09%) Retail
4 14 (2.40%) Publishing
5 9 (1.54%) Banking
5 9 (1.54%) Law
6 7 (1.20%) Front Office
7 4 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.69%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.51%) Back Office
8 3 (0.51%) Legal
8 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Advertising
9 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.17%) German Language
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 242 (41.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 115 (19.73%) AWS Engineer
3 91 (15.61%) Cloud Engineer
4 89 (15.27%) Senior DevOps
5 87 (14.92%) Developer
6 55 (9.43%) AWS DevOps
7 45 (7.72%) AWS Developer
8 40 (6.86%) Consultant
8 40 (6.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 38 (6.52%) Java Developer
10 35 (6.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 33 (5.66%) DevOps Consultant
11 33 (5.66%) DevOps Manager
12 32 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 32 (5.49%) Senior Consultant
13 30 (5.15%) Senior Developer
13 30 (5.15%) Senior DevOps Consultant
14 29 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 29 (4.97%) Java Engineer
14 29 (4.97%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (20.58%) Node.js
2 98 (16.81%) Web Services
3 67 (11.49%) Elastic Stack
4 58 (9.95%) React
5 41 (7.03%) AngularJS
6 38 (6.52%) .NET
7 37 (6.35%) J2EE
7 37 (6.35%) J2SE
8 31 (5.32%) REST
9 26 (4.46%) Kafka
9 26 (4.46%) RESTful
10 23 (3.95%) JSON
11 19 (3.26%) Redux
11 19 (3.26%) Spring
12 15 (2.57%) Jinja
12 15 (2.57%) YAML
13 14 (2.40%) HTML
13 14 (2.40%) HTML5
14 10 (1.72%) .NET Framework
14 10 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 55 (9.43%) Fintech
1 55 (9.43%) Linux Command Line
2 49 (8.40%) Mobile App
3 42 (7.20%) Private Cloud
4 38 (6.52%) Public Cloud
5 31 (5.32%) Cloud Native
6 30 (5.15%) Hybrid Cloud
7 26 (4.46%) PlayStation
8 24 (4.12%) Data Centre
8 24 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
8 24 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
9 21 (3.60%) Algorithms
9 21 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (3.60%) Blog
10 17 (2.92%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.72%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.86%) Clustering
12 5 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 4 (0.69%) Life Science
13 4 (0.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 376 (64.49%) Linux
2 239 (40.99%) Windows
3 38 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 28 (4.80%) Apple iOS
5 26 (4.46%) Mesosphere
5 26 (4.46%) Ubuntu
6 24 (4.12%) Windows Server
7 20 (3.43%) Unix
8 19 (3.26%) Android
8 19 (3.26%) CentOS
9 12 (2.06%) Amazon Linux
10 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.69%) DC/OS
11 4 (0.69%) Debian
12 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (78.04%) DevOps
2 259 (44.43%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (20.75%) Configuration Management
4 111 (19.04%) Continuous Integration
5 109 (18.70%) Microservices
6 92 (15.78%) Test Automation
7 78 (13.38%) Asset Management
8 77 (13.21%) Scrum
9 76 (13.04%) Continuous Deployment
10 70 (12.01%) Software Engineering
11 69 (11.84%) Open Source
12 62 (10.63%) Mentoring
13 57 (9.78%) Continuous Improvement
14 56 (9.61%) Continuous Delivery
15 52 (8.92%) Computer Science
16 51 (8.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 48 (8.23%) Network Virtualisation
18 46 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
19 41 (7.03%) Machine Learning
20 40 (6.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 320 (54.89%) Python
2 180 (30.87%) Java
3 138 (23.67%) Bash Shell
4 123 (21.10%) PowerShell
5 79 (13.55%) SQL
6 71 (12.18%) C#
7 67 (11.49%) Go
8 54 (9.26%) Ruby
9 53 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 33 (5.66%) PHP
11 32 (5.49%) Perl
12 26 (4.46%) TypeScript
13 25 (4.29%) C++
13 25 (4.29%) Shell Script
14 24 (4.12%) Scala
15 8 (1.37%) R
16 7 (1.20%) Clojure
17 6 (1.03%) ES6
17 6 (1.03%) Java 8
18 5 (0.86%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 50 (8.58%) Degree
2 41 (7.03%) AWS Certification
3 27 (4.63%) Security Cleared
4 26 (4.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.51%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.51%) MCSE
6 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) CCNA
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.17%) RHCE
7 1 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (9.95%) QA
2 7 (1.20%) GDPR
3 4 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 282 (48.37%) Docker
2 65 (11.15%) Active Directory
3 44 (7.55%) Virtual Machines
4 14 (2.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 10 (1.72%) Varnish
5 10 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (1.54%) etcd
7 5 (0.86%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.34%) HDFS
9 2 (0.34%) iptables
9 2 (0.34%) pfSense
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.17%) vSphere
10 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 318 (54.55%) Terraform
2 317 (54.37%) Ansible
3 195 (33.45%) Puppet
4 193 (33.10%) Opscode Chef
5 185 (31.73%) Kubernetes
6 66 (11.32%) Salt
7 47 (8.06%) Packer
8 35 (6.00%) Consul
9 26 (4.46%) Automic
9 26 (4.46%) Prometheus
10 19 (3.26%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (2.74%) Grafana
12 13 (2.23%) Kibana
12 13 (2.23%) Nagios
13 12 (2.06%) logstash
14 4 (0.69%) Graphite
14 4 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.69%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.69%) Oozie
15 3 (0.51%) Mesos
Vendors
1 63 (10.81%) Google
2 58 (9.95%) New Relic
3 52 (8.92%) Microsoft
4 45 (7.72%) Splunk
5 39 (6.69%) Trend Micro
6 36 (6.17%) Oracle
7 28 (4.80%) SaltStack
8 26 (4.46%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.26%) AppDynamics
10 14 (2.40%) Apple
10 14 (2.40%) VMware
11 13 (2.23%) Atlassian
12 12 (2.06%) Palo Alto
13 11 (1.89%) Cognizant
14 8 (1.37%) Adobe
14 8 (1.37%) TOWER Software
15 7 (1.20%) Alibaba
16 5 (0.86%) Citrix
16 5 (0.86%) Tableau
17 4 (0.69%) Cloudera