Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 167 168
Rank change year-on-year +64 +1 +64
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 100 60 102
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.69% 1.24% 1.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.74% 3.55% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 98 41 98
10th Percentile " £41,250 "
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% -6.25%
75th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,250 "
North West median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -4.17% -7.69%

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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,483 1,691 1,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 39.84% 34.97% 28.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1,311 1,378 1,464
10th Percentile £33,500 £31,250 £29,825
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,121 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £78,375
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Manchester.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 April 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
Bolton - 2 £45,000 -
Wigan -3 1 £65,000 +10.64%
AWS CloudFormation
North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 95 (95.00%) Terraform
2 91 (91.00%) AWS
3 90 (90.00%) DevOps
4 79 (79.00%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (70.00%) Docker
5 70 (70.00%) Kubernetes
6 50 (50.00%) Python
7 46 (46.00%) Linux
8 40 (40.00%) Puppet
8 40 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
9 39 (39.00%) Azure
10 38 (38.00%) Go
11 34 (34.00%) Deployment Automation
11 34 (34.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 34 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (34.00%) Java
12 33 (33.00%) Ruby
12 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
12 33 (33.00%) GCP
13 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
13 31 (31.00%) Migration
14 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
15 29 (29.00%) C#
15 29 (29.00%) Scala
16 28 (28.00%) AngularJS
16 28 (28.00%) Scrum
17 27 (27.00%) C++
17 27 (27.00%) OOP
17 27 (27.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
17 27 (27.00%) SOLID

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (4.00%) IIS
1 4 (4.00%) nginx
2 3 (3.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.00%) CloudStack
2 3 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 91 (91.00%) AWS
2 39 (39.00%) Azure
3 33 (33.00%) GCP
4 20 (20.00%) Serverless
5 14 (14.00%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (12.00%) Amazon EKS
7 11 (11.00%) Pulumi
8 6 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (5.00%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (3.00%) CloudFront
11 3 (3.00%) Datadog
11 3 (3.00%) npm
11 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
12 2 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (2.00%) AWS CodeBuild
12 2 (2.00%) Google Data Studio
13 1 (1.00%) AWS CodeDeploy
13 1 (1.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) Firewall
2 3 (3.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.00%) MySQL
2 6 (6.00%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.00%) Redis
5 3 (3.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (3.00%) MariaDB
5 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (2.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.00%) Looker
6 2 (2.00%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (33.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (17.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (4.00%) GitLab
4 4 (4.00%) Gradle
4 4 (4.00%) Maven
5 3 (3.00%) Selenium
6 2 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.00%) JIRA
6 2 (2.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.00%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.00%) CircleCI
General
1 2 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (1.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 59 (59.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (38.00%) AWS Engineer
3 37 (37.00%) AWS DevOps
4 36 (36.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 20 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.00%) Technical Leader
7 7 (7.00%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) Azure DevOps
8 6 (6.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (3.00%) Cloud Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.00%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Ruby Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.00%) Data Architect
11 2 (2.00%) Linux Engineer
11 2 (2.00%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.00%) AngularJS
2 27 (27.00%) Vue.js
3 6 (6.00%) React
4 4 (4.00%) Node.js
4 4 (4.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (3.00%) Ember.js
5 3 (3.00%) LEMP Stack
5 3 (3.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (2.00%) JSON
6 2 (2.00%) Kafka
6 2 (2.00%) Lambda Expressions
6 2 (2.00%) Web Services
6 2 (2.00%) YAML
7 1 (1.00%) .NET
7 1 (1.00%) CSS
7 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.00%) HTML
7 1 (1.00%) Spring
7 1 (1.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 4 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.00%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.00%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) Windows
3 5 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (90.00%) DevOps
2 79 (79.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (34.00%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (34.00%) Deployment Automation
3 34 (34.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 31 (31.00%) Migration
5 30 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 28 (28.00%) Scrum
7 27 (27.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 27 (27.00%) OOP
7 27 (27.00%) SOLID
8 22 (22.00%) Unit Testing
9 19 (19.00%) TDD
10 16 (16.00%) Configuration Management
11 10 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (8.00%) Infrastructure Automation
12 8 (8.00%) OO
13 7 (7.00%) Data Security
14 6 (6.00%) Mentoring
14 6 (6.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 50 (50.00%) Python
2 38 (38.00%) Go
3 34 (34.00%) Java
4 33 (33.00%) Ruby
5 31 (31.00%) JavaScript
6 29 (29.00%) C#
6 29 (29.00%) Scala
7 27 (27.00%) C++
7 27 (27.00%) Kotlin
8 15 (15.00%) SQL
9 12 (12.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (9.00%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.00%) PHP
12 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.00%) Java 8
13 1 (1.00%) Perl
13 1 (1.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (70.00%) Docker
2 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 95 (95.00%) Terraform
2 70 (70.00%) Kubernetes
3 40 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (40.00%) Puppet
4 18 (18.00%) Ansible
5 3 (3.00%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.00%) Salt
7 1 (1.00%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.00%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.00%) Packer
Vendors
1 10 (10.00%) Oracle
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.00%) SaltStack
3 7 (7.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 2 (2.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.00%) Google
4 2 (2.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.00%) Cisco
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) VMware