Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 230 267 302
Rank change year-on-year +37 +35 +69
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 705 360 633
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.57% 1.21% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.28% 2.99% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 391 245 451
10th Percentile £51,250 £53,000 £52,000
25th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £104,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +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 21,487 12,044 19,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.78% 40.58% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14,283 10,018 16,514
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -13 68 £77,500 -3.13% 39
South London +37 56 £72,500 +26.09% 1
West London -34 14 £77,500 +3.33% 10
East London +10 9 £75,000 +20.00% 7
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 687 (97.45%) AWS
2 478 (67.80%) DevOps
3 442 (62.70%) Terraform
4 373 (52.91%) Python
5 345 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
6 344 (48.79%) Docker
7 338 (47.94%) Serverless
8 331 (46.95%) Infrastructure as Code
9 316 (44.82%) Kubernetes
10 281 (39.86%) AWS Lambda
11 233 (33.05%) Microservices
12 220 (31.21%) Jenkins
13 209 (29.65%) Ansible
14 208 (29.50%) Azure
15 207 (29.36%) Linux
16 195 (27.66%) Java
17 193 (27.38%) Software Engineering
18 192 (27.23%) Amazon S3
19 161 (22.84%) JavaScript
19 161 (22.84%) Finance
20 155 (21.99%) GCP
21 144 (20.43%) PowerShell
22 143 (20.28%) Amazon EC2
23 138 (19.57%) React
23 138 (19.57%) C#
24 137 (19.43%) Amazon ECS
25 132 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
26 131 (18.58%) Social Skills
27 129 (18.30%) SaaS
28 127 (18.01%) .NET

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 57 (8.09%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (4.11%) Confluence
3 28 (3.97%) Cloud Foundry
4 11 (1.56%) IIS
4 11 (1.56%) nginx
5 10 (1.42%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (0.85%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.85%) Traefik
8 3 (0.43%) CloudStack
9 2 (0.28%) CMS
10 1 (0.14%) Apache
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Pulsar
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.14%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Adobe XD
1 5 (0.71%) Chatbot
1 5 (0.71%) Figma
1 5 (0.71%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 687 (97.45%) AWS
2 338 (47.94%) Serverless
3 281 (39.86%) AWS Lambda
4 208 (29.50%) Azure
5 192 (27.23%) Amazon S3
6 155 (21.99%) GCP
7 143 (20.28%) Amazon EC2
8 137 (19.43%) Amazon ECS
9 129 (18.30%) SaaS
10 102 (14.47%) PaaS
11 98 (13.90%) Amazon EKS
12 81 (11.49%) Amazon SQS
12 81 (11.49%) IaaS
13 70 (9.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 69 (9.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 64 (9.08%) CloudFront
16 51 (7.23%) GitHub
17 47 (6.67%) AWS Fargate
18 46 (6.52%) Amazon Kinesis
19 39 (5.53%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.09%) HTTP
2 39 (5.53%) DNS
3 29 (4.11%) TCP/IP
4 26 (3.69%) Firewall
5 10 (1.42%) IPv4
5 10 (1.42%) LAN
5 10 (1.42%) VPN
5 10 (1.42%) WAN
6 9 (1.28%) WebEx
7 4 (0.57%) AMQP
7 4 (0.57%) FTP
7 4 (0.57%) VLAN
8 3 (0.43%) Internet
9 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.28%) DHCP
9 2 (0.28%) SAN
10 1 (0.14%) Broadband
10 1 (0.14%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.14%) IPsec
10 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (15.04%) MySQL
2 88 (12.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 79 (11.21%) PostgreSQL
4 73 (10.35%) Amazon RDS
5 70 (9.93%) Redis
6 52 (7.38%) NoSQL
7 44 (6.24%) SQL Server
8 37 (5.25%) Amazon Aurora
9 36 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
10 33 (4.68%) MongoDB
11 31 (4.40%) Big Data
12 27 (3.83%) Amazon Athena
13 22 (3.12%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (2.13%) Hadoop
15 14 (1.99%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.99%) Relational Database
16 10 (1.42%) Data Lake
17 8 (1.13%) Looker
18 7 (0.99%) Neo4j
19 6 (0.85%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 220 (31.21%) Jenkins
2 106 (15.04%) Git (software)
3 86 (12.20%) JIRA
4 85 (12.06%) GitLab
5 75 (10.64%) TeamCity
6 50 (7.09%) Travis CI
7 39 (5.53%) Selenium
8 36 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 36 (5.11%) Octopus Deploy
9 33 (4.68%) CircleCI
10 29 (4.11%) Bitbucket
11 26 (3.69%) EasyMock
11 26 (3.69%) JUnit
11 26 (3.69%) Log4Net
11 26 (3.69%) NUnit
11 26 (3.69%) SpecFlow
11 26 (3.69%) Spinnaker
11 26 (3.69%) webpack
12 14 (1.99%) IBM UrbanCode
12 14 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 161 (22.84%) Finance
2 131 (18.58%) Social Skills
3 57 (8.09%) Public Sector
4 32 (4.54%) Banking
5 29 (4.11%) Presentation Skills
6 25 (3.55%) Legal
6 25 (3.55%) Local Government
7 19 (2.70%) Games
8 17 (2.41%) Retail
9 11 (1.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (0.85%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.71%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (0.71%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.71%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.57%) Marketing
12 4 (0.57%) Publishing
13 3 (0.43%) Czech Language
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 248 (35.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 121 (17.16%) Software Engineer
3 105 (14.89%) Developer
4 99 (14.04%) AWS Engineer
5 69 (9.79%) Senior DevOps
6 65 (9.22%) AWS DevOps
6 65 (9.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 65 (9.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 54 (7.66%) Cloud Engineer
8 40 (5.67%) Senior Software Engineer
9 38 (5.39%) Architect
10 29 (4.11%) Lead Software Engineer
10 29 (4.11%) Senior Developer
11 28 (3.97%) .NET Developer
12 26 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
13 25 (3.55%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 23 (3.26%) Data Engineer
14 23 (3.26%) Platform Engineer
15 20 (2.84%) Site Engineer
16 16 (2.27%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (19.57%) React
2 127 (18.01%) .NET
3 95 (13.48%) Node.js
4 89 (12.62%) CSS
5 87 (12.34%) .NET Core
5 87 (12.34%) AngularJS
6 75 (10.64%) Web Services
7 71 (10.07%) REST
8 56 (7.94%) Elastic Stack
9 48 (6.81%) RabbitMQ
10 47 (6.67%) HTML
11 39 (5.53%) Kafka
12 38 (5.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 33 (4.68%) Lambda Expressions
14 32 (4.54%) GraphQL
15 31 (4.40%) RESTful
16 30 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (3.97%) Jest
18 26 (3.69%) Angular 2
18 26 (3.69%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.35%) Legacy Systems
2 55 (7.80%) Cloud Native
3 47 (6.67%) Virtual Team
4 41 (5.82%) Data Structures
5 39 (5.53%) Blog
6 33 (4.68%) Algorithms
7 32 (4.54%) Enterprise Software
8 31 (4.40%) Public Cloud
9 26 (3.69%) Hedge funds
10 25 (3.55%) NHS
11 24 (3.40%) Clustering
12 22 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
13 21 (2.98%) Derivative
14 20 (2.84%) Mobile App
15 18 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
16 11 (1.56%) Data Centre
16 11 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
17 9 (1.28%) Social Network
18 6 (0.85%) Private Cloud
18 6 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 207 (29.36%) Linux
2 107 (15.18%) Windows
3 52 (7.38%) Unix
4 30 (4.26%) Windows Server
5 21 (2.98%) Android
6 20 (2.84%) Apple iOS
7 14 (1.99%) Mesosphere
8 7 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.43%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.14%) pSOS
11 1 (0.14%) VMS
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (67.80%) DevOps
2 345 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
3 331 (46.95%) Infrastructure as Code
4 233 (33.05%) Microservices
5 193 (27.38%) Software Engineering
6 132 (18.72%) Continuous Integration
7 126 (17.87%) Scrum
8 106 (15.04%) Configuration Management
9 101 (14.33%) Mentoring
10 98 (13.90%) TDD
11 87 (12.34%) Collaborative Working
12 83 (11.77%) Front End Development
13 81 (11.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 81 (11.49%) Fintech
14 70 (9.93%) BDD
15 69 (9.79%) OO
15 69 (9.79%) Pair Programming
15 69 (9.79%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 66 (9.36%) SDLC
16 66 (9.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 373 (52.91%) Python
2 195 (27.66%) Java
3 161 (22.84%) JavaScript
4 144 (20.43%) PowerShell
5 138 (19.57%) C#
6 110 (15.60%) Bash Shell
7 88 (12.48%) Go
8 87 (12.34%) Ruby
9 86 (12.20%) SQL
10 51 (7.23%) C++
11 49 (6.95%) TypeScript
12 43 (6.10%) ES6
13 39 (5.53%) PHP
14 25 (3.55%) VB.NET
15 20 (2.84%) Perl
16 14 (1.99%) C
17 11 (1.56%) Scala
18 10 (1.42%) VB
19 9 (1.28%) Kotlin
19 9 (1.28%) Rust
Qualifications
1 40 (5.67%) Degree
2 28 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (3.55%) AWS Certification
4 15 (2.13%) Security Cleared
5 12 (1.70%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) CISSP
6 4 (0.57%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.43%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 3 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.14%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.98%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) GDPR
3 1 (0.14%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.14%) SOC 2
System Software
1 344 (48.79%) Docker
2 16 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.99%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (1.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (1.56%) etcd
5 9 (1.28%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.85%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.57%) Xen
8 2 (0.28%) OpenAM
9 1 (0.14%) KVM
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 442 (62.70%) Terraform
2 316 (44.82%) Kubernetes
3 209 (29.65%) Ansible
4 106 (15.04%) Puppet
5 97 (13.76%) Opscode Chef
6 57 (8.09%) Grafana
7 55 (7.80%) Prometheus
8 45 (6.38%) Consul
9 30 (4.26%) Nagios
10 26 (3.69%) Graphite
10 26 (3.69%) Graylog
10 26 (3.69%) Opsgenie
11 20 (2.84%) Istio
11 20 (2.84%) Kibana
12 15 (2.13%) logstash
13 14 (1.99%) Automic
13 14 (1.99%) Sysdig
14 12 (1.70%) Failover Clustering
15 10 (1.42%) SCCM
16 9 (1.28%) Kiali
Vendors
1 50 (7.09%) Oracle
2 44 (6.24%) Google
3 36 (5.11%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.55%) Splunk
5 24 (3.40%) VMware
6 15 (2.13%) New Relic
7 13 (1.84%) PagerDuty
8 10 (1.42%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.42%) IBM
9 9 (1.28%) Alibaba
10 8 (1.13%) Dynatrace
11 7 (0.99%) Adobe
11 7 (0.99%) AppDynamics
12 6 (0.85%) Cloudera
12 6 (0.85%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.71%) Guidewire
14 4 (0.57%) Veeam
15 3 (0.43%) Red Hat
15 3 (0.43%) SAP
15 3 (0.43%) Zerto