Period
to 4 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > Midlands
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 221 154 280
Rank change year-on-year -67 +126 +16
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 108 63 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.01% 1.32% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.52% 3.35% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 95 41 56
10th Percentile £46,750 £37,500 £42,985
25th Percentile £55,000 £38,750 £44,426
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £47,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +47.37% -32.14% +27.27%
75th Percentile £100,000 £63,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,286 1,881 3,482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 40.09% 39.38% 30.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,412 1,566 3,003
10th Percentile £29,500 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the Midlands

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 4 December 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
West Midlands -48 90 £77,500 +63.16% 22
East Midlands -64 18 £54,000 +13.68% 4
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 102 (94.44%) AWS
2 97 (89.81%) Terraform
3 92 (85.19%) Infrastructure as Code
4 81 (75.00%) DevOps
5 61 (56.48%) Azure
6 49 (45.37%) PowerShell
7 47 (43.52%) Windows
8 46 (42.59%) Python
9 40 (37.04%) Docker
10 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 33 (30.56%) Kubernetes
11 33 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
12 30 (27.78%) Puppet
13 29 (26.85%) Configuration Management
14 26 (24.07%) Go
15 21 (19.44%) GCP
16 19 (17.59%) Ansible
17 18 (16.67%) Jenkins
17 18 (16.67%) SaaS
17 18 (16.67%) Linux
18 17 (15.74%) Java
18 17 (15.74%) Ruby
19 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
19 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
19 16 (14.81%) Microservices
20 14 (12.96%) Salt
20 14 (12.96%) SC Cleared
20 14 (12.96%) Pulumi
21 12 (11.11%) Load Balancing
21 12 (11.11%) JavaScript

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 6 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.70%) IBM Domino
2 4 (3.70%) SAS
3 3 (2.78%) Confluence
3 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 102 (94.44%) AWS
2 61 (56.48%) Azure
3 21 (19.44%) GCP
4 18 (16.67%) SaaS
5 14 (12.96%) Pulumi
6 11 (10.19%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (10.19%) PaaS
7 10 (9.26%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (9.26%) Amazon EKS
7 10 (9.26%) Amazon S3
7 10 (9.26%) IaaS
8 9 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (8.33%) Serverless
9 8 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (6.48%) GitHub
10 7 (6.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (5.56%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (4.63%) AWS CodePipeline
13 4 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (1.85%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Firewall
2 4 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 3 (2.78%) Network Security
4 2 (1.85%) HTTP
4 2 (1.85%) IPv4
4 2 (1.85%) LAN
4 2 (1.85%) WAN
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.93%) OpenVPN
5 1 (0.93%) SSL
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 9 (8.33%) Big Data
2 9 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (7.41%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (3.70%) BigQuery
4 4 (3.70%) Data Lake
4 4 (3.70%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.70%) Redis
4 4 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.78%) Metadata
5 3 (2.78%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.78%) QlikView
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.93%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.93%) Looker
6 1 (0.93%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 9 (8.33%) GitLab
3 7 (6.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.70%) CircleCI
4 4 (3.70%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.78%) JIRA
6 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.93%) kappa
7 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.93%) Spinnaker
General
1 11 (10.19%) Social Skills
2 8 (7.41%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Banking
3 4 (3.70%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (32.41%) AWS Engineer
2 28 (25.93%) Cloud Engineer
3 22 (20.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 21 (19.44%) Platform Engineer
5 12 (11.11%) Architect
5 12 (11.11%) AWS Architect
5 12 (11.11%) Developer
6 8 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (7.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.48%) Test Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Backend Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.70%) PHP Laravel Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Data Engineer
10 3 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) Node.js
2 4 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 4 (3.70%) Laravel
2 4 (3.70%) React
2 4 (3.70%) Vue.js
3 3 (2.78%) .NET
3 3 (2.78%) .NET Core
3 3 (2.78%) CSS
3 3 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (2.78%) Express
3 3 (2.78%) Fluent Bit
3 3 (2.78%) MEAN Stack
3 3 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.85%) CSS3
4 2 (1.85%) Django
4 2 (1.85%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) HTML5
4 2 (1.85%) Jest
4 2 (1.85%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.33%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 4 (3.70%) iPhone
3 4 (3.70%) Photography
3 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 4 (3.70%) Social Media
4 3 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.52%) Windows
2 18 (16.67%) Linux
3 12 (11.11%) Unix
4 4 (3.70%) CentOS
4 4 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (85.19%) Infrastructure as Code
2 81 (75.00%) DevOps
3 36 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (26.85%) Configuration Management
5 16 (14.81%) Microservices
6 12 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 11 (10.19%) Cybersecurity
8 10 (9.26%) Analytics
8 10 (9.26%) Test Automation
9 8 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (7.41%) Software Testing
9 8 (7.41%) Unit Testing
9 8 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.48%) TDD
11 6 (5.56%) Software Engineering
12 5 (4.63%) Artificial Intelligence
12 5 (4.63%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (4.63%) ITIL
12 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (45.37%) PowerShell
2 46 (42.59%) Python
3 26 (24.07%) Go
4 17 (15.74%) Java
4 17 (15.74%) Ruby
5 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
6 12 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 9 (8.33%) Perl
8 7 (6.48%) SQL
9 6 (5.56%) PHP
9 6 (5.56%) TypeScript
10 4 (3.70%) C#
11 2 (1.85%) C
11 2 (1.85%) C++
11 2 (1.85%) Scala
11 2 (1.85%) VB
11 2 (1.85%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.93%) ES6
12 1 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.96%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.41%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (0.93%) CCSP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
1 3 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.85%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.93%) IFRS
3 1 (0.93%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 40 (37.04%) Docker
2 3 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 97 (89.81%) Terraform
2 33 (30.56%) Kubernetes
2 33 (30.56%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (27.78%) Puppet
4 19 (17.59%) Ansible
5 14 (12.96%) Salt
6 7 (6.48%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.78%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (2.78%) Packer
7 3 (2.78%) SCCM
8 2 (1.85%) Istio
9 1 (0.93%) Consul
9 1 (0.93%) Kibana
9 1 (0.93%) logstash
9 1 (0.93%) Marathon
9 1 (0.93%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (10.19%) Google
1 11 (10.19%) Oracle
2 4 (3.70%) Apple
2 4 (3.70%) Citrix
2 4 (3.70%) IBM
2 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 4 (3.70%) Teradata
3 3 (2.78%) Ab Initio
3 3 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 3 (2.78%) Cisco
3 3 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.78%) New Relic
3 3 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (1.85%) Alibaba
4 2 (1.85%) Progress
5 1 (0.93%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.93%) Databricks
5 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow