Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 405 480 518
Rank change year-on-year +75 +38 +95
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 120 69 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.65% 1.04% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 92 47 27
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £37,000 £52,500 £37,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 7,255 6,655 5,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.34% 21.84% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 6,145 5,556 4,350
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in the South East over the 6 months to 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 +101 71 £70,000 +2.56% 12
Berkshire +63 62 £70,000 +2.19% 10
Hampshire +23 30 £47,500 -24.00% 4
Surrey +24 16 £80,000 +45.45% 2
Oxfordshire +50 7 £75,000 +15.83% 1
East Sussex - 3 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +23 2 £66,250 +10.42% 1
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 119 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (75.83%) Terraform
3 74 (61.67%) DevOps
4 64 (53.33%) Ansible
5 63 (52.50%) Linux
6 57 (47.50%) Puppet
7 56 (46.67%) Docker
8 55 (45.83%) Jenkins
9 53 (44.17%) Python
10 46 (38.33%) Java
10 46 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
12 38 (31.67%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (30.00%) Kubernetes
14 34 (28.33%) Infrastructure as Code
15 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (24.17%) Google Cloud Platform
17 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
18 28 (23.33%) Serverless
19 27 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
19 27 (22.50%) Configuration Management
20 26 (21.67%) Finance
20 26 (21.67%) GitHub
21 24 (20.00%) Amazon S3
22 23 (19.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
22 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
22 23 (19.17%) Web Services
23 21 (17.50%) SQL
23 21 (17.50%) .NET

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 12 (10.00%) OpenStack
2 10 (8.33%) Confluence
3 9 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.83%) Apache
5 5 (4.17%) Apache Spark
5 5 (4.17%) nginx
6 4 (3.33%) Apache Pig
6 4 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.83%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.83%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 119 (99.17%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (31.67%) Amazon EC2
4 29 (24.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 28 (23.33%) Serverless
6 27 (22.50%) AWS Lambda
7 26 (21.67%) GitHub
8 24 (20.00%) Amazon S3
9 21 (17.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 21 (17.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 20 (16.67%) IaaS
10 20 (16.67%) PaaS
11 11 (9.17%) Route 53
12 10 (8.33%) SaaS
13 9 (7.50%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (5.83%) Amazon ECS
15 7 (5.83%) CloudFront
16 6 (5.00%) Datadog
17 5 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.00%) Firewall
2 8 (6.67%) VPN
3 5 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.33%) DNS
4 4 (3.33%) Network Security
5 3 (2.50%) LAN
6 1 (0.83%) MQTT
6 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.50%) PostgreSQL
1 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 19 (15.83%) MySQL
4 17 (14.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 13 (10.83%) MongoDB
6 10 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
7 9 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (7.50%) Big Data
8 5 (4.17%) Amazon Athena
9 4 (3.33%) Apache Hive
9 4 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.33%) HBase
9 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.67%) Amazon Aurora
11 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.83%) Redis
11 1 (0.83%) Riak
Development Applications
1 55 (45.83%) Jenkins
2 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
3 23 (19.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (15.00%) GitLab
5 10 (8.33%) JIRA
6 7 (5.83%) CircleCI
6 7 (5.83%) Maven
7 6 (5.00%) Subversion
8 5 (4.17%) TeamCity
8 5 (4.17%) Travis CI
8 5 (4.17%) Vagrant
9 4 (3.33%) HP UFT
9 4 (3.33%) LoadRunner
9 4 (3.33%) Mocha
9 4 (3.33%) Selenium
10 1 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (21.67%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Retail
3 5 (4.17%) Electronics
3 5 (4.17%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.17%) Marketing
3 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (35.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (15.83%) Developer
3 16 (13.33%) Senior DevOps
4 14 (11.67%) Consultant
5 13 (10.83%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
7 11 (9.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (9.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (8.33%) AWS Consultant
8 10 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
9 9 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
9 9 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 7 (5.83%) Administrator
10 7 (5.83%) AWS Administrator
10 7 (5.83%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.83%) React Developer
10 7 (5.83%) SQL Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.00%) Architect
11 6 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) Web Services
2 21 (17.50%) .NET
3 18 (15.00%) Node.js
4 17 (14.17%) Elastic Stack
5 14 (11.67%) React
6 13 (10.83%) HTML
7 12 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (7.50%) Kafka
9 9 (7.50%) REST
10 8 (6.67%) SOAP
11 7 (5.83%) Spring
12 6 (5.00%) CSS
13 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.17%) AWS Amplify
13 5 (4.17%) JSON
13 5 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (3.33%) .NET Core
14 4 (3.33%) GraphQL
14 4 (3.33%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
1 8 (6.67%) Public Cloud
2 7 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.00%) Cloud Native
3 6 (5.00%) Clustering
3 6 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (5.00%) PlayStation
4 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (52.50%) Linux
2 18 (15.00%) Windows
3 16 (13.33%) CentOS
4 15 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (9.17%) Ubuntu
6 7 (5.83%) Unix
7 6 (5.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (4.17%) DC/OS
8 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.50%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (61.67%) DevOps
2 34 (28.33%) Infrastructure as Code
3 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (25.83%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (22.50%) Configuration Management
6 20 (16.67%) Microservices
6 20 (16.67%) Scrum
7 19 (15.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (14.17%) Computer Science
8 17 (14.17%) TDD
9 16 (13.33%) Test Automation
10 15 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
11 14 (11.67%) Load Balancing
11 14 (11.67%) SDLC
12 13 (10.83%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 11 (9.17%) Dependency Injection
14 11 (9.17%) Migration
14 11 (9.17%) MVC
14 11 (9.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 53 (44.17%) Python
2 46 (38.33%) Java
3 29 (24.17%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.17%) Bash Shell
5 21 (17.50%) SQL
6 20 (16.67%) C#
7 11 (9.17%) TypeScript
8 10 (8.33%) Go
8 10 (8.33%) Scala
9 9 (7.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.33%) ES6
10 4 (3.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.67%) Perl
11 2 (1.67%) PHP
12 1 (0.83%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (12.50%) AWS Certification
1 15 (12.50%) Degree
2 9 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) CISSP
4 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) PSD2
2 1 (0.83%) GDPR
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.83%) NIST
2 1 (0.83%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (46.67%) Docker
2 12 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.17%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 91 (75.83%) Terraform
2 64 (53.33%) Ansible
3 57 (47.50%) Puppet
4 36 (30.00%) Kubernetes
5 21 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (5.83%) Packer
7 5 (4.17%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (4.17%) rkt
8 4 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
8 4 (3.33%) Rancher
9 3 (2.50%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Google
2 16 (13.33%) Oracle
3 15 (12.50%) VMware
4 8 (6.67%) Splunk
5 6 (5.00%) New Relic
6 5 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.17%) SAP
7 4 (3.33%) Informatica
7 4 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (3.33%) Tableau
7 4 (3.33%) Teradata
8 3 (2.50%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.67%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.67%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.83%) PlateSpin