Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > London
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 227 278 376
Rank change year-on-year +51 +98 +134
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 286 638 558
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.17% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.31% 3.23% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 221 452 519
Median annual salary £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.69% +5.36% +7.69%
10th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £115,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +7.69% +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 8,641 19,775 19,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.77% 36.22% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7,315 16,331 15,374
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,250 £100,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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 +69 60 £80,000 +10.34% 20
West London +76 13 £75,000 +30.43% 2
South London +41 7 £66,250 +10.42% 9
East London +33 6 £65,000 -18.75% 3
North London +34 2 £55,000 -35.29%
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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.

1 280 (97.90%) AWS
2 213 (74.48%) DevOps
3 180 (62.94%) Terraform
4 174 (60.84%) Python
5 133 (46.50%) Kubernetes
6 118 (41.26%) Docker
7 117 (40.91%) Ansible
8 101 (35.31%) Serverless
9 98 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
10 93 (32.52%) Linux
11 87 (30.42%) Jenkins
12 83 (29.02%) Azure
13 82 (28.67%) Finance
14 79 (27.62%) AWS Lambda
14 79 (27.62%) Infrastructure as Code
15 76 (26.57%) Opscode Chef
16 71 (24.83%) Puppet
17 65 (22.73%) GCP
18 63 (22.03%) C#
19 62 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
20 61 (21.33%) Fintech
21 60 (20.98%) PowerShell
22 59 (20.63%) Java
23 58 (20.28%) Amazon S3
24 51 (17.83%) Configuration Management
25 50 (17.48%) Amazon EC2
26 49 (17.13%) .NET
26 49 (17.13%) Auto-Scaling
26 49 (17.13%) Go
27 48 (16.78%) Windows

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 11 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
1 11 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 9 (3.15%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.45%) Confluence
4 6 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (2.10%) CloudStack
4 6 (2.10%) nginx
5 4 (1.40%) Apache
6 2 (0.70%) IIS
7 1 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.35%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 280 (97.90%) AWS
2 101 (35.31%) Serverless
3 83 (29.02%) Azure
4 79 (27.62%) AWS Lambda
5 65 (22.73%) GCP
6 58 (20.28%) Amazon S3
7 50 (17.48%) Amazon EC2
8 39 (13.64%) AWS CodeDeploy
9 35 (12.24%) SaaS
10 30 (10.49%) Amazon ECS
11 28 (9.79%) Amazon ELB
11 28 (9.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 26 (9.09%) IaaS
13 25 (8.74%) Route 53
14 24 (8.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 24 (8.39%) Amazon Kinesis
15 22 (7.69%) Amazon EKS
16 20 (6.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 18 (6.29%) PaaS
18 17 (5.94%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.64%) DNS
2 16 (5.59%) Firewall
3 13 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.45%) Network Security
5 4 (1.40%) WebEx
6 3 (1.05%) AMQP
6 3 (1.05%) HTTP
6 3 (1.05%) VPN
6 3 (1.05%) X.509
7 2 (0.70%) Internet
7 2 (0.70%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.35%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.35%) SMTP
8 1 (0.35%) SSH
8 1 (0.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (15.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 30 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 25 (8.74%) MySQL
4 23 (8.04%) Redis
5 19 (6.64%) Amazon Redshift
5 19 (6.64%) Big Data
6 18 (6.29%) NoSQL
7 16 (5.59%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (4.20%) Amazon RDS
8 12 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (3.50%) Snowflake Schema
10 9 (3.15%) Amazon Athena
11 8 (2.80%) MongoDB
12 7 (2.45%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
13 5 (1.75%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.40%) Data Lake
15 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (1.05%) CouchDB
15 3 (1.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 87 (30.42%) Jenkins
2 45 (15.73%) Git (software)
3 43 (15.03%) TeamCity
4 25 (8.74%) GitLab
4 25 (8.74%) Selenium
5 24 (8.39%) Cucumber
6 17 (5.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (5.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 12 (4.20%) JIRA
9 10 (3.50%) Codeship
10 8 (2.80%) GoCD
11 7 (2.45%) CircleCI
11 7 (2.45%) Travis CI
12 5 (1.75%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
14 3 (1.05%) Gradle
14 3 (1.05%) IntelliJ
14 3 (1.05%) Mocha
14 3 (1.05%) Snyk
15 2 (0.70%) Spinnaker
General
1 82 (28.67%) Finance
2 37 (12.94%) Banking
3 11 (3.85%) Games
4 10 (3.50%) Back Office
4 10 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.80%) Front Office
5 8 (2.80%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.45%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.45%) Law
7 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.05%) Advertising
8 3 (1.05%) Automotive
8 3 (1.05%) Publishing
9 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 2 (0.70%) Retail
10 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (52.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 92 (32.17%) AWS Engineer
3 75 (26.22%) AWS DevOps
4 71 (24.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 36 (12.59%) Python Engineer
6 34 (11.89%) Senior DevOps
7 30 (10.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 25 (8.74%) Developer
9 23 (8.04%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 19 (6.64%) Cloud Engineer
11 18 (6.29%) Platform Engineer
12 14 (4.90%) Data Engineer
12 14 (4.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 12 (4.20%) Site Engineer
14 11 (3.85%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.50%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
15 10 (3.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 10 (3.50%) Python Software Engineer
16 9 (3.15%) AWS Developer
16 9 (3.15%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (17.13%) .NET
2 19 (6.64%) .NET Framework
3 14 (4.90%) Node.js
4 13 (4.55%) .NET Core
4 13 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (3.85%) Celery
5 11 (3.85%) Flask
5 11 (3.85%) Kafka
5 11 (3.85%) Web Services
6 10 (3.50%) React
6 10 (3.50%) SQLAlchemy
7 7 (2.45%) Redux
8 6 (2.10%) Symfony
9 5 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (1.75%) REST
10 4 (1.40%) Backbone.js
10 4 (1.40%) Ember.js
10 4 (1.40%) PhoneGap
10 4 (1.40%) Sensu
10 4 (1.40%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 23 (8.04%) Social Network
2 22 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 22 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 20 (6.99%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.20%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.85%) Hedge funds
6 8 (2.80%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 7 (2.45%) Data Centre
7 7 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.45%) User Experience
8 6 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.40%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.40%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 93 (32.52%) Linux
2 48 (16.78%) Windows
3 25 (8.74%) Unix
4 20 (6.99%) Windows Server
5 11 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 9 (3.15%) VMS
7 8 (2.80%) CentOS
8 4 (1.40%) Mesosphere
9 3 (1.05%) Debian
10 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (74.48%) DevOps
2 98 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (27.62%) Infrastructure as Code
4 62 (21.68%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (21.33%) Fintech
6 51 (17.83%) Configuration Management
7 49 (17.13%) Auto-Scaling
8 39 (13.64%) Software Engineering
9 37 (12.94%) Machine Learning
10 35 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 35 (12.24%) Microservices
11 34 (11.89%) SDLC
11 34 (11.89%) TDD
11 34 (11.89%) Test Automation
12 32 (11.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 32 (11.19%) Deployment Automation
13 29 (10.14%) Asset Management
14 28 (9.79%) BDD
15 27 (9.44%) Infrastructure Automation
15 27 (9.44%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 174 (60.84%) Python
2 63 (22.03%) C#
3 60 (20.98%) PowerShell
4 59 (20.63%) Java
5 49 (17.13%) Go
6 36 (12.59%) Bash Shell
6 36 (12.59%) JavaScript
7 34 (11.89%) SQL
8 23 (8.04%) Ruby
9 19 (6.64%) VB.NET
10 16 (5.59%) C++
11 12 (4.20%) TypeScript
12 10 (3.50%) Shell Script
13 9 (3.15%) PHP
14 7 (2.45%) Erlang
15 6 (2.10%) Scala
16 5 (1.75%) C
16 5 (1.75%) Clojure
17 4 (1.40%) Groovy
17 4 (1.40%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 41 (14.34%) Degree
2 30 (10.49%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.40%) CISSP
4 3 (1.05%) CISM
4 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.05%) CSSLP
5 2 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.70%) MCSE
5 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.80%) SLA
2 4 (1.40%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) NIST
4 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 118 (41.26%) Docker
2 7 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.75%) Xen
4 3 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.70%) Firmware
5 2 (0.70%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 180 (62.94%) Terraform
2 133 (46.50%) Kubernetes
3 117 (40.91%) Ansible
4 76 (26.57%) Opscode Chef
5 71 (24.83%) Puppet
6 28 (9.79%) Istio
7 12 (4.20%) Nagios
7 12 (4.20%) Prometheus
8 10 (3.50%) Packer
9 9 (3.15%) Kibana
10 7 (2.45%) Salt
11 6 (2.10%) logstash
12 5 (1.75%) Consul
13 4 (1.40%) Automic
14 3 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (1.05%) Grafana
14 3 (1.05%) HP Fortify
15 2 (0.70%) Graphite
15 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 2 (0.70%) Scalr
Vendors
1 26 (9.09%) Google
2 20 (6.99%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.55%) Splunk
4 12 (4.20%) VMware
5 7 (2.45%) Dynatrace
6 6 (2.10%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.10%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.75%) Databricks
8 4 (1.40%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.40%) Foundry
8 4 (1.40%) New Relic
8 4 (1.40%) Oracle
8 4 (1.40%) Palantir
9 3 (1.05%) Guidewire
9 3 (1.05%) HP
9 3 (1.05%) Informatica
9 3 (1.05%) Qualys
9 3 (1.05%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.05%) ServiceNow