Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > North of England
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 121 290 269
Rank change year-on-year +169 -21 +125
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 216 112 185
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.23% 0.70% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.81% 2.21% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 268 105 190
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% - -10.16%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +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 the North of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,716 5,065 4,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 38.38% 31.60% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3,294 4,157 4,004
Median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +3.26% +8.24%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,200 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the North of England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the North of England.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the North of England

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the North of England

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the North of England region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
Yorkshire +132 139 £55,000 -12.70% 21
North West +79 67 £52,500 -4.55% 38
North East +22 10 £47,500 -17.07% 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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 North of England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 215 (99.54%) AWS
2 195 (90.28%) Terraform
3 189 (87.50%) DevOps
4 181 (83.80%) Agile Software Development
5 178 (82.41%) Docker
6 166 (76.85%) Kubernetes
7 138 (63.89%) Linux
8 126 (58.33%) Puppet
9 117 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
10 113 (52.31%) Python
11 109 (50.46%) Deployment Automation
12 97 (44.91%) Go
13 95 (43.98%) Ruby
14 81 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
15 78 (36.11%) Git (software)
16 65 (30.09%) Scrum
17 63 (29.17%) Configuration Management
18 60 (27.78%) Migration
18 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
18 60 (27.78%) Amazon EKS
19 59 (27.31%) Azure
20 56 (25.93%) Java
21 55 (25.46%) JavaScript
21 55 (25.46%) AWS Certification
22 52 (24.07%) GCP
23 50 (23.15%) Pulumi
24 49 (22.69%) SaltStack
24 49 (22.69%) Enterprise Cloud
25 47 (21.76%) Problem-Solving
26 45 (20.83%) C#

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 7 (3.24%) Confluence
1 7 (3.24%) nginx
2 5 (2.31%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.85%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.39%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.46%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 215 (99.54%) AWS
2 60 (27.78%) Amazon EKS
3 59 (27.31%) Azure
4 52 (24.07%) GCP
5 50 (23.15%) Pulumi
6 19 (8.80%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (8.33%) Serverless
8 16 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (5.56%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 9 (4.17%) Amazon S3
11 8 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (3.24%) AWS CodePipeline
13 4 (1.85%) PaaS
14 3 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 3 (1.39%) CloudFront
15 2 (0.93%) Amazon Kinesis
15 2 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
15 2 (0.93%) GitHub
16 1 (0.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.31%) Broadband
1 5 (2.31%) VPN
2 3 (1.39%) DHCP
2 3 (1.39%) DNS
2 3 (1.39%) Firewall
2 3 (1.39%) VLAN
3 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.48%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (6.02%) MySQL
3 9 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 9 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 8 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.31%) Big Data
7 5 (2.31%) BigQuery
8 2 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.93%) Redis
9 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.46%) Tableau
9 1 (0.46%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 78 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.09%) JIRA
4 7 (3.24%) GitLab
4 7 (3.24%) Postman
5 6 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.31%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.93%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.93%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.93%) Gradle
8 2 (0.93%) Maven
9 1 (0.46%) Codeception
9 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.46%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.46%) Selenium
9 1 (0.46%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (4.17%) Finance
2 4 (1.85%) Games
3 2 (0.93%) Marketing
3 2 (0.93%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 140 (64.81%) DevOps Engineer
2 119 (55.09%) AWS Engineer
3 112 (51.85%) AWS DevOps
3 112 (51.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 42 (19.44%) Software Engineer
5 9 (4.17%) Developer
6 8 (3.70%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (2.31%) Data Engineer
7 5 (2.31%) DevOps Developer
7 5 (2.31%) Site Engineer
7 5 (2.31%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 4 (1.85%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (1.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 3 (1.39%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (1.39%) PHP Developer
9 3 (1.39%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (1.39%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (0.93%) Senior Developer
10 2 (0.93%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (0.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (19.91%) AngularJS
2 41 (18.98%) Vue.js
3 13 (6.02%) Node.js
4 7 (3.24%) RESTful
5 5 (2.31%) Kafka
6 4 (1.85%) React
7 2 (0.93%) Ember.js
7 2 (0.93%) REST
7 2 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (0.93%) SAP Basis
7 2 (0.93%) Sensu
7 2 (0.93%) Spring Boot
8 1 (0.46%) .NET
8 1 (0.46%) CSS
8 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.46%) HTML
8 1 (0.46%) JSON
8 1 (0.46%) SOAP
8 1 (0.46%) Spring
8 1 (0.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.69%) Enterprise Cloud
2 8 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 7 (3.24%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (3.24%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
5 1 (0.46%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 138 (63.89%) Linux
2 21 (9.72%) Windows
3 10 (4.63%) Unix
4 5 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.39%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (87.50%) DevOps
2 181 (83.80%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (50.46%) Deployment Automation
4 81 (37.50%) Infrastructure as Code
5 65 (30.09%) Scrum
6 63 (29.17%) Configuration Management
7 60 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (27.78%) Migration
8 47 (21.76%) Problem-Solving
9 44 (20.37%) Software Engineering
10 43 (19.91%) TDD
11 42 (19.44%) Unit Testing
12 41 (18.98%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 41 (18.98%) OOP
12 41 (18.98%) SOLID
13 13 (6.02%) Infrastructure Automation
14 9 (4.17%) SDLC
15 6 (2.78%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 5 (2.31%) Data Munging
Programming Languages
1 113 (52.31%) Python
2 97 (44.91%) Go
3 95 (43.98%) Ruby
4 56 (25.93%) Java
5 55 (25.46%) JavaScript
6 45 (20.83%) C#
7 42 (19.44%) Scala
8 41 (18.98%) C++
8 41 (18.98%) Kotlin
9 29 (13.43%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.48%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.63%) SQL
12 5 (2.31%) R
13 4 (1.85%) PHP
14 3 (1.39%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.46%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 55 (25.46%) AWS Certification
2 6 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.93%) Degree
3 2 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.24%) GDPR
1 7 (3.24%) ISO 9001
1 7 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 178 (82.41%) Docker
2 3 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 195 (90.28%) Terraform
2 166 (76.85%) Kubernetes
3 126 (58.33%) Puppet
4 117 (54.17%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (11.57%) Ansible
6 4 (1.85%) Packer
7 3 (1.39%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.93%) Grafana
8 2 (0.93%) Graylog
8 2 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.46%) Salt
9 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (22.69%) SaltStack
2 5 (2.31%) Databricks
2 5 (2.31%) Hitachi
2 5 (2.31%) Splunk
3 4 (1.85%) VMware
4 3 (1.39%) Atlassian
4 3 (1.39%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) CloudEndure
5 2 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.93%) Oracle
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) Apple
6 1 (0.46%) Dynatrace