Period
to 18 September 2020

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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > North of England
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 169 371 307
Rank change year-on-year +202 -64 +116
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 98 91 187
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 1.32% 0.47% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.74% 1.73% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 96 71 186
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +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 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 2,621 5,248 5,187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 35.27% 27.28% 23.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2,257 4,162 4,332
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%

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 18 September 2020.

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 18 September 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
Yorkshire +174 56 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North West +110 33 £55,000 - 26
North East +32 9 £50,000 -10.93% 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 North of England region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 95 (96.94%) AWS
2 80 (81.63%) DevOps
3 75 (76.53%) Docker
4 68 (69.39%) Terraform
5 66 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (61.22%) Linux
7 58 (59.18%) Puppet
8 47 (47.96%) Kubernetes
9 39 (39.80%) Opscode Chef
10 37 (37.76%) Python
11 33 (33.67%) Scrum
12 31 (31.63%) Amazon EC2
13 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
14 29 (29.59%) Infrastructure as Code
14 29 (29.59%) Amazon S3
14 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
15 26 (26.53%) Windows
15 26 (26.53%) Deployment Automation
15 26 (26.53%) Serverless
15 26 (26.53%) Jenkins
16 24 (24.49%) AWS Lambda
16 24 (24.49%) Migration
16 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
16 24 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (22.45%) Ansible
18 20 (20.41%) Amazon RDS
19 18 (18.37%) Azure
20 17 (17.35%) Amazon ELB
21 16 (16.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
22 15 (15.31%) Node.js

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 4 (4.08%) Apache
2 3 (3.06%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.06%) nginx
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) IIS
3 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 95 (96.94%) AWS
2 31 (31.63%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (29.59%) Amazon S3
4 26 (26.53%) Serverless
5 24 (24.49%) AWS Lambda
6 18 (18.37%) Azure
7 17 (17.35%) Amazon ELB
8 16 (16.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (12.24%) SaaS
10 11 (11.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (10.20%) AWS CodeBuild
11 10 (10.20%) IaaS
11 10 (10.20%) PaaS
12 7 (7.14%) Amazon EKS
12 7 (7.14%) AWS CodeCommit
12 7 (7.14%) GCP
13 5 (5.10%) Amazon ECS
13 5 (5.10%) Office 365
14 4 (4.08%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (3.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.14%) Broadband
1 7 (7.14%) Firewall
2 5 (5.10%) VPN
3 4 (4.08%) VLAN
4 3 (3.06%) LAN
4 3 (3.06%) SAN
4 3 (3.06%) WAN
5 2 (2.04%) DNS
5 2 (2.04%) Network Security
5 2 (2.04%) OSPF
5 2 (2.04%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (5.10%) MySQL
2 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.08%) Redis
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) Git (software)
2 26 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 14 (14.29%) JIRA
4 8 (8.16%) Bitbucket
5 7 (7.14%) GitLab
6 4 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.08%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.04%) Gerrit
7 2 (2.04%) git-flow
7 2 (2.04%) GoCD
8 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 15 (15.31%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
2 7 (7.14%) Law
3 3 (3.06%) Games
4 2 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.02%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 50 (51.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (46.94%) AWS Engineer
3 35 (35.71%) AWS DevOps
4 30 (30.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 17 (17.35%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (16.33%) Platform Engineer
7 15 (15.31%) Lead DevOps
8 11 (11.22%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 11 (11.22%) Senior DevOps
9 10 (10.20%) Developer
9 10 (10.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (7.14%) DevOps Developer
10 7 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (5.10%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) Azure Engineer
12 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
13 2 (2.04%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.31%) Node.js
2 9 (9.18%) Web Services
3 4 (4.08%) .NET
4 3 (3.06%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.06%) Express
4 3 (3.06%) React
4 3 (3.06%) REST
4 3 (3.06%) Serverless Framework
5 2 (2.04%) Akka
5 2 (2.04%) CSS
5 2 (2.04%) HTML
5 2 (2.04%) Kafka
5 2 (2.04%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (2.04%) SAP Basis
5 2 (2.04%) Sensu
5 2 (2.04%) Swagger
5 2 (2.04%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.02%) Handlebars
6 1 (1.02%) Sass
6 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.16%) Public Cloud
3 7 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (3.06%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.06%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) Life Science
6 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.02%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 60 (61.22%) Linux
2 26 (26.53%) Windows
3 11 (11.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.06%) CentOS
6 2 (2.04%) DC/OS
7 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (81.63%) DevOps
2 66 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.67%) Scrum
4 29 (29.59%) Infrastructure as Code
5 26 (26.53%) Deployment Automation
6 24 (24.49%) Configuration Management
6 24 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (24.49%) Migration
7 10 (10.20%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 9 (9.18%) Infrastructure Automation
9 8 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (8.16%) Problem Management
10 7 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 7 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (7.14%) ITIL
10 7 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.14%) SDLC
10 7 (7.14%) SOA
10 7 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
11 6 (6.12%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) Python
2 30 (30.61%) Bash Shell
3 15 (15.31%) Java
3 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
4 12 (12.24%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.16%) Ruby
6 6 (6.12%) C#
6 6 (6.12%) Go
7 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.06%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.04%) Groovy
10 1 (1.02%) C
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.18%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.08%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.04%) CCNA
5 2 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.04%) MCSE
5 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (76.53%) Docker
2 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.08%) vSphere
4 3 (3.06%) vCloud
4 3 (3.06%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.06%) VMware NSX
5 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
5 2 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 68 (69.39%) Terraform
2 58 (59.18%) Puppet
3 47 (47.96%) Kubernetes
4 39 (39.80%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (22.45%) Ansible
6 7 (7.14%) Packer
7 2 (2.04%) Grafana
7 2 (2.04%) Graylog
7 2 (2.04%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.04%) Marathon
7 2 (2.04%) Mesos
7 2 (2.04%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.02%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (12.24%) VMware
2 8 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.14%) Hitachi
3 7 (7.14%) Splunk
4 6 (6.12%) Atlassian
5 5 (5.10%) Cisco
5 5 (5.10%) Google
6 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.08%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.06%) Fortinet
7 3 (3.06%) NetApp
7 3 (3.06%) Remedy
8 2 (2.04%) HP
8 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Sparx
8 2 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (1.02%) Tableau