Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 329 267 400
Rank change year-on-year -62 +133 +64
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 126 20 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.73% 0.25% 0.46%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.82% 0.69% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79 16 93
10th Percentile £45,500 £45,000 £37,000
25th Percentile £60,625 £46,875 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £74,688 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,000 £80,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,931 2,902 7,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.90% 36.39% 28.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4,908 2,565 6,283
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £78,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the South East over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS CloudFormation in the South East

AWS CloudFormation
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Thames Valley -48 52 £70,000 +3.70% 4
Berkshire -33 43 £70,000 +3.70% 3
Hampshire -81 39 £45,000 -33.33% 3
East Sussex - 19 £85,000 - 1
Surrey -57 10 £67,500 -10.00%
Oxfordshire -28 6 £87,500 +29.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -54 3 £70,000 +55.56%
Kent - 2 £60,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 South East region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 126 (100.00%) AWS
2 100 (79.37%) DevOps
3 95 (75.40%) Python
4 77 (61.11%) Terraform
5 73 (57.94%) Docker
6 70 (55.56%) Linux
7 66 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (42.86%) Ansible
9 51 (40.48%) Infrastructure as Code
10 49 (38.89%) Serverless
11 46 (36.51%) Bash Shell
12 45 (35.71%) Kubernetes
13 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
14 41 (32.54%) Java
15 40 (31.75%) AWS Lambda
16 37 (29.37%) Opscode Chef
17 36 (28.57%) Git (software)
18 35 (27.78%) Puppet
18 35 (27.78%) Bitbucket
19 33 (26.19%) Test Automation
20 30 (23.81%) Azure
21 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
21 29 (23.02%) Degree
22 28 (22.22%) GitHub
22 28 (22.22%) Software Delivery
23 27 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 27 (21.43%) GitLab
23 27 (21.43%) Groovy
24 26 (20.63%) Scrum
24 26 (20.63%) Shell Script

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (6.35%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.76%) Apache
3 4 (3.17%) nginx
4 2 (1.59%) GemFire
4 2 (1.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.79%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.79%) Confluence
5 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 126 (100.00%) AWS
2 49 (38.89%) Serverless
3 40 (31.75%) AWS Lambda
4 30 (23.81%) Azure
5 28 (22.22%) GitHub
6 27 (21.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 25 (19.84%) Amazon S3
8 24 (19.05%) PaaS
9 19 (15.08%) AWS CodePipeline
9 19 (15.08%) GCP
10 17 (13.49%) Amazon EC2
10 17 (13.49%) IaaS
11 15 (11.90%) AWS CloudTrail
11 15 (11.90%) SaaS
12 12 (9.52%) Route 53
13 11 (8.73%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (7.94%) Amazon Cognito
15 9 (7.14%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (7.14%) Amazon SQS
15 9 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) Cisco IPT
1 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.17%) VPN
2 2 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (0.79%) DHCP
3 1 (0.79%) Firewall
3 1 (0.79%) FTP
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) IPsec
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.63%) NoSQL
2 22 (17.46%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (11.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (9.52%) Data Lake
5 7 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.56%) MySQL
6 6 (4.76%) Amazon Athena
6 6 (4.76%) Big Data
6 6 (4.76%) Electronic Patient Records
7 5 (3.97%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.38%) Redis
10 2 (1.59%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.59%) GIS
10 2 (1.59%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.59%) HBase
10 2 (1.59%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.59%) Presto
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 35 (27.78%) Bitbucket
3 29 (23.02%) Jenkins
4 27 (21.43%) GitLab
5 9 (7.14%) JIRA
5 9 (7.14%) Storybook
6 7 (5.56%) webpack
7 4 (3.17%) kappa
7 4 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.17%) Snyk
8 3 (2.38%) CircleCI
8 3 (2.38%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.38%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.59%) Cypress.io
9 2 (1.59%) Gradle
9 2 (1.59%) JUnit
9 2 (1.59%) Mockito
9 2 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (19.84%) Banking
1 25 (19.84%) Finance
1 25 (19.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
1 25 (19.84%) Law
2 14 (11.11%) Social Skills
3 7 (5.56%) Wearables
4 6 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Military
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (53.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 38 (30.16%) AWS Engineer
2 38 (30.16%) Cloud Engineer
3 25 (19.84%) AWS DevOps
4 22 (17.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 18 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
5 18 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 17 (13.49%) Senior DevOps
6 17 (13.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 13 (10.32%) Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Principal Architect
9 8 (6.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 7 (5.56%) Backend Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.56%) Platform Architect
10 7 (5.56%) Site Engineer
11 6 (4.76%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.97%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.46%) Play Framework
2 18 (14.29%) Node.js
3 9 (7.14%) Express
3 9 (7.14%) JSON
3 9 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (6.35%) GraphQL
4 8 (6.35%) REST
4 8 (6.35%) Serverless Framework
5 7 (5.56%) AWS Amplify
5 7 (5.56%) Jest
5 7 (5.56%) JSON Schema
5 7 (5.56%) Sass
5 7 (5.56%) Swagger
5 7 (5.56%) Vue.js
5 7 (5.56%) Vuex
5 7 (5.56%) WebSockets
6 6 (4.76%) Kafka
6 6 (4.76%) Web Services
7 4 (3.17%) LDAP
8 3 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 17 (13.49%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (10.32%) Public Cloud
4 7 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.59%) Legacy Applications
6 2 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 70 (55.56%) Linux
2 14 (11.11%) Windows
3 6 (4.76%) CentOS
4 5 (3.97%) Unix
5 4 (3.17%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (79.37%) DevOps
2 66 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (40.48%) Infrastructure as Code
4 44 (34.92%) Software Engineering
5 33 (26.19%) Test Automation
6 28 (22.22%) Software Delivery
7 26 (20.63%) Scrum
8 25 (19.84%) Digital Banking
9 19 (15.08%) Migration
10 18 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (9.52%) Configuration Management
11 12 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.52%) SDLC
12 11 (8.73%) Information Management
12 11 (8.73%) Microservices
12 11 (8.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (8.73%) Thought Leadership
12 11 (8.73%) Workshop Facilitation
13 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 95 (75.40%) Python
2 46 (36.51%) Bash Shell
3 41 (32.54%) Java
4 27 (21.43%) Groovy
5 26 (20.63%) Shell Script
6 22 (17.46%) SQL
7 13 (10.32%) PowerShell
8 12 (9.52%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.35%) Go
10 7 (5.56%) C#
10 7 (5.56%) ES6
10 7 (5.56%) ES7
11 5 (3.97%) Ruby
12 4 (3.17%) Scala
13 3 (2.38%) Kotlin
13 3 (2.38%) PHP
14 2 (1.59%) Perl
15 1 (0.79%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.02%) Degree
2 26 (20.63%) AWS Certification
3 16 (12.70%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.35%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (3.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (3.17%) CCSP
5 4 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.17%) CISSP
5 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (1.59%) OCP
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (57.94%) Docker
2 7 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.59%) HDFS
3 2 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 77 (61.11%) Terraform
2 54 (42.86%) Ansible
3 45 (35.71%) Kubernetes
4 37 (29.37%) Opscode Chef
5 35 (27.78%) Puppet
6 5 (3.97%) Packer
7 3 (2.38%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.38%) SCCM
8 2 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.59%) Grafana
8 2 (1.59%) logstash
8 2 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.79%) Consul
9 1 (0.79%) linkerd
9 1 (0.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.56%) Google
3 5 (3.97%) ServiceNow
3 5 (3.97%) VMware
4 4 (3.17%) Apple
4 4 (3.17%) Databricks
4 4 (3.17%) New Relic
5 3 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 3 (2.38%) Citrix
5 3 (2.38%) IBM
5 3 (2.38%) Oracle
5 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.59%) Okta
6 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.59%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.79%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.79%) ATG
7 1 (0.79%) F5
7 1 (0.79%) Splunk