Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 98 124 186
Rank change year-on-year +26 +62 -39
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 167 55 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.04% 1.76% 0.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.90% 4.51% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 157 54 35
10th Percentile £49,750 - £41,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £38,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.56% +2.27% -8.33%
75th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £64,375
90th Percentile £120,000 - £74,000
North West median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year +13.04% +2.22% -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 Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,420 1,219 1,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 44.07% 39.00% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,951 1,108 1,546
10th Percentile £34,000 £33,200 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,382
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -3.54%

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Altrincham - 5 - -
Salford - 1 £41,000 -
AWS CloudFormation
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 163 (97.60%) AWS
2 157 (94.01%) Terraform
3 153 (91.62%) DevOps
4 118 (70.66%) Python
5 109 (65.27%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (64.07%) Docker
7 105 (62.87%) Kubernetes
8 99 (59.28%) Azure
9 84 (50.30%) Go
10 78 (46.71%) Infrastructure as Code
11 74 (44.31%) Java
12 70 (41.92%) Software Engineering
13 69 (41.32%) C#
14 67 (40.12%) Scala
14 67 (40.12%) React
15 65 (38.92%) JavaScript
16 63 (37.72%) AngularJS
16 63 (37.72%) Vue.js
17 60 (35.93%) Kotlin
18 54 (32.34%) GCP
19 46 (27.54%) Ruby
19 46 (27.54%) TDD
20 45 (26.95%) PowerShell
21 44 (26.35%) Puppet
22 40 (23.95%) C++
22 40 (23.95%) OOP
22 40 (23.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
22 40 (23.95%) SOLID
23 39 (23.35%) Opscode Chef
24 38 (22.75%) Linux

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 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.80%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.20%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 163 (97.60%) AWS
2 99 (59.28%) Azure
3 54 (32.34%) GCP
4 20 (11.98%) Amazon EKS
5 17 (10.18%) Pulumi
6 12 (7.19%) Serverless
7 11 (6.59%) Amazon S3
8 10 (5.99%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (5.39%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (4.79%) GitHub
11 7 (4.19%) Amazon ECS
11 7 (4.19%) IaaS
11 7 (4.19%) PaaS
11 7 (4.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (2.99%) Microsoft 365
12 5 (2.99%) OneDrive
12 5 (2.99%) SaaS
13 4 (2.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (2.40%) CloudFront
14 2 (1.20%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) Firewall
2 5 (2.99%) Network Security
2 5 (2.99%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.99%) VLAN
2 5 (2.99%) VoIP
2 5 (2.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.39%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.19%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (1.80%) Amazon Athena
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (1.20%) Big Data
5 2 (1.20%) Looker
5 2 (1.20%) Neo4j
5 2 (1.20%) Redis
5 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.60%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.60%) Flink
6 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (14.37%) Jenkins
2 13 (7.78%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.39%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.19%) GitLab
5 5 (2.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (2.99%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.20%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.20%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.20%) Spinnaker
General
1 18 (10.78%) Social Skills
2 8 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.59%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.99%) Automotive
5 4 (2.40%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (1.80%) Finance
6 3 (1.80%) Local Government
7 2 (1.20%) Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (34.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 42 (25.15%) Software Engineer
3 38 (22.75%) AWS Engineer
4 31 (18.56%) AWS DevOps
4 31 (18.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 24 (14.37%) Technical Leader
6 20 (11.98%) JavaScript Engineer
7 13 (7.78%) Architect
7 13 (7.78%) AWS Architect
7 13 (7.78%) Senior DevOps
7 13 (7.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.79%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (4.79%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 7 (4.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (2.99%) Site Engineer
11 4 (2.40%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (1.80%) Developer
12 3 (1.80%) Engineering Manager
12 3 (1.80%) Site Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (40.12%) React
2 63 (37.72%) AngularJS
2 63 (37.72%) Vue.js
3 9 (5.39%) .NET
4 6 (3.59%) .NET Core
4 6 (3.59%) CSS
5 4 (2.40%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (2.40%) OpenAPI
6 3 (1.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.20%) Angular 2
7 2 (1.20%) Laravel
7 2 (1.20%) Node.js
7 2 (1.20%) Sinatra
8 1 (0.60%) ARM Templates
8 1 (0.60%) Kafka
8 1 (0.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.58%) Enterprise Cloud
2 5 (2.99%) Life Science
2 5 (2.99%) Private Cloud
2 5 (2.99%) Public Cloud
2 5 (2.99%) Renewable Energy
3 4 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.20%) iPhone
4 2 (1.20%) Photography
4 2 (1.20%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.20%) Social Media
5 1 (0.60%) Blog
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.60%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.60%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.75%) Linux
2 33 (19.76%) Windows
3 10 (5.99%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.99%) Unix
5 4 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.60%) Android
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (91.62%) DevOps
2 109 (65.27%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (46.71%) Infrastructure as Code
4 70 (41.92%) Software Engineering
5 46 (27.54%) TDD
6 40 (23.95%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 40 (23.95%) OOP
6 40 (23.95%) SOLID
7 34 (20.36%) Deployment Automation
8 30 (17.96%) CI/CD
9 29 (17.37%) Configuration Management
9 29 (17.37%) OO
10 21 (12.57%) Technology Transformation
11 18 (10.78%) Unit Testing
12 16 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (8.38%) Scrum
14 11 (6.59%) Migration
15 10 (5.99%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (4.79%) Observability
16 8 (4.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (70.66%) Python
2 84 (50.30%) Go
3 74 (44.31%) Java
4 69 (41.32%) C#
5 67 (40.12%) Scala
6 65 (38.92%) JavaScript
7 60 (35.93%) Kotlin
8 46 (27.54%) Ruby
9 45 (26.95%) PowerShell
10 40 (23.95%) C++
11 26 (15.57%) Bash
12 8 (4.79%) Groovy
13 6 (3.59%) ES6
14 5 (2.99%) Perl
14 5 (2.99%) SQL
15 3 (1.80%) PHP
16 2 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) AWS Certification
2 5 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Degree
4 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 107 (64.07%) Docker
2 5 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.40%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 157 (94.01%) Terraform
2 105 (62.87%) Kubernetes
3 44 (26.35%) Puppet
4 39 (23.35%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (11.98%) Ansible
6 5 (2.99%) CFEngine
6 5 (2.99%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.40%) Grafana
7 4 (2.40%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.60%) Argo
Vendors
1 16 (9.58%) SaltStack
2 9 (5.39%) VMware
3 7 (4.19%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.99%) Cisco
4 5 (2.99%) Fortinet
4 5 (2.99%) HP
4 5 (2.99%) New Relic
4 5 (2.99%) Veeam
5 4 (2.40%) Citrix
6 3 (1.80%) Google
7 2 (1.20%) Apple
7 2 (1.20%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.20%) Hortonworks