Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > North West
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 317 336
Rank change year-on-year +48 +19 +22
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 91 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.73% 0.33% 0.044%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.38% 2.21% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 79 38 5
North West median annual salary £60,000 £48,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +2.63% -
10th Percentile £41,000 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £57,750 £52,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +14.29%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,694 1,899 1,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.69% 14.72% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 1,612 930
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,378
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.33% +3.44%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.01%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the North West

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the North West.

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the North West

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the North West over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the North West

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 June 2018. 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
Manchester +73 79 £60,000 +20.00% 16
Cheshire -22 10 £65,000 +64.56% 2
Lancashire - 1 - -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 91 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (94.51%) DevOps
3 71 (78.02%) Linux
4 69 (75.82%) Ansible
5 63 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
6 56 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (56.04%) Git (software)
7 51 (56.04%) Jenkins
8 48 (52.75%) Windows
9 47 (51.65%) Amazon EC2
10 42 (46.15%) TeamCity
10 42 (46.15%) Octopus Deploy
11 40 (43.96%) Terraform
12 39 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (42.86%) Amazon S3
12 39 (42.86%) Puppet
13 37 (40.66%) SQL
13 37 (40.66%) Amazon RDS
14 34 (37.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 33 (36.26%) Amazon SQS
15 33 (36.26%) Private Cloud
16 32 (35.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 32 (35.16%) Azure Active Directory
16 32 (35.16%) New Relic
16 32 (35.16%) Virtual Machines
16 32 (35.16%) Network Virtualisation
16 32 (35.16%) Confluence
16 32 (35.16%) JIRA
16 32 (35.16%) Trend Micro
16 32 (35.16%) IIS

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 32 (35.16%) Confluence
1 32 (35.16%) IIS
2 7 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.30%) Apache
4 3 (3.30%) JBoss
4 3 (3.30%) Jetty
4 3 (3.30%) nginx
4 3 (3.30%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.30%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 91 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (69.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (51.65%) Amazon EC2
4 39 (42.86%) Amazon S3
5 33 (36.26%) Amazon SQS
6 32 (35.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 32 (35.16%) Azure Active Directory
7 22 (24.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (13.19%) Serverless
9 8 (8.79%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (5.49%) OpenShift
11 4 (4.40%) Route 53
12 3 (3.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (3.30%) IaaS
12 3 (3.30%) npm
13 2 (2.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (2.20%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (2.20%) Amazon Kinesis
13 2 (2.20%) AWS OpsWorks
13 2 (2.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) DHCP
2 2 (2.20%) DNS
2 2 (2.20%) FTP
2 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 2 (2.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (40.66%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.40%) Big Data
5 4 (4.40%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.20%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 51 (56.04%) Git (software)
1 51 (56.04%) Jenkins
2 42 (46.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 42 (46.15%) TeamCity
3 34 (37.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 32 (35.16%) JIRA
5 11 (12.09%) Vagrant
6 3 (3.30%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.30%) Geb
6 3 (3.30%) Selenium
6 3 (3.30%) Subversion
7 2 (2.20%) Axure RP
7 2 (2.20%) CircleCI
7 2 (2.20%) Gradle
7 2 (2.20%) Hudson
7 2 (2.20%) Travis CI
8 1 (1.10%) gulp
General
1 6 (6.59%) Finance
1 6 (6.59%) Games
2 4 (4.40%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Law
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 62 (68.13%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.88%) Senior DevOps
2 19 (20.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 18 (19.78%) DevOps Manager
4 9 (9.89%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (6.59%) Junior
6 5 (5.49%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Junior DevOps
7 4 (4.40%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (3.30%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Architect
9 2 (2.20%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (2.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) Web Services
2 13 (14.29%) Node.js
3 8 (8.79%) Spring
4 5 (5.49%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.40%) .NET
5 4 (4.40%) Spring Boot
5 4 (4.40%) Spring Integration
6 3 (3.30%) J2EE
6 3 (3.30%) LAMP
6 3 (3.30%) LEMP Stack
6 3 (3.30%) RAML
6 3 (3.30%) RESTful
6 3 (3.30%) RxJava
6 3 (3.30%) Spring WebFlux
6 3 (3.30%) Swagger
6 3 (3.30%) Vert.x
6 3 (3.30%) XML
6 3 (3.30%) XSD
7 2 (2.20%) JAX-RS
7 2 (2.20%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (36.26%) Private Cloud
2 6 (6.59%) Fintech
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.40%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.10%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 71 (78.02%) Linux
2 48 (52.75%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (94.51%) DevOps
2 56 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (35.16%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (35.16%) Network Virtualisation
4 25 (27.47%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 17 (18.68%) Open Source
7 11 (12.09%) Test Automation
8 9 (9.89%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (9.89%) Microservices
8 9 (9.89%) Wealth Management
9 7 (7.69%) Scrum
10 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.59%) Cloud Operations
10 6 (6.59%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (5.49%) Anomaly Detection
11 5 (5.49%) Dashboard Development
11 5 (5.49%) Presales
11 5 (5.49%) Scenario Testing
12 3 (3.30%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 37 (40.66%) SQL
2 30 (32.97%) Python
3 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 13 (14.29%) Ruby
4 12 (13.19%) Java
5 10 (10.99%) C#
6 9 (9.89%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.49%) Java 8
7 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.30%) Groovy
8 3 (3.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.40%) AWS Certification
2 3 (3.30%) Degree
3 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.09%) GCP
2 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) Active Directory
1 32 (35.16%) Virtual Machines
2 23 (25.27%) Docker
3 3 (3.30%) GlusterFS
3 3 (3.30%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 69 (75.82%) Ansible
2 40 (43.96%) Terraform
3 39 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (42.86%) Puppet
4 17 (18.68%) Kubernetes
5 12 (13.19%) Salt
6 11 (12.09%) Packer
7 5 (5.49%) Consul
7 5 (5.49%) Kibana
8 4 (4.40%) logstash
9 1 (1.10%) Grafana
9 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 32 (35.16%) New Relic
1 32 (35.16%) Trend Micro
2 17 (18.68%) Google
3 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.49%) Splunk
5 4 (4.40%) Capita
5 4 (4.40%) Hummingbird
6 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle