Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 268 355 429
Rank change year-on-year +87 +74 +57
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 102 67 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.77% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.93% 1.22% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 56 75
10th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £37,000
25th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £68,750 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.82% +25.00% -15.38%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,125 £78,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £84,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% 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 South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5,291 5,507 6,715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.73% 31.64% 25.55%
Number of salaries quoted 4,338 4,740 5,721
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £41,000 £38,750 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
75th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £81,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £58,497 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.73% +4.55% +4.76%

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 17 May 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 17 May 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 +51 57 £62,500 -7.41% 8
Berkshire +47 48 £62,500 -7.41% 5
Hampshire +31 26 £70,000 -6.67% 2
Surrey +22 10 £67,500 -8.47% 3
East Sussex +14 7 £85,000 +94.29%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £62,500 -9.09% 2
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 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 99 (97.06%) AWS
2 79 (77.45%) DevOps
3 74 (72.55%) Terraform
4 68 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (62.75%) Docker
6 58 (56.86%) Linux
7 55 (53.92%) Python
8 49 (48.04%) Kubernetes
9 36 (35.29%) Ansible
10 35 (34.31%) Jenkins
10 35 (34.31%) Social Skills
11 30 (29.41%) Serverless
12 29 (28.43%) Microservices
13 28 (27.45%) AWS Lambda
14 26 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
14 26 (25.49%) Infrastructure as Code
15 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
15 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
15 24 (23.53%) Azure
15 24 (23.53%) Puppet
16 23 (22.55%) Bash Shell
16 23 (22.55%) GCP
17 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
18 21 (20.59%) Java
18 21 (20.59%) SQL
18 21 (20.59%) Shell Script
18 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
19 20 (19.61%) REST

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 6 (5.88%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.90%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) GemFire
4 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.98%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.98%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 99 (97.06%) AWS
2 30 (29.41%) Serverless
3 28 (27.45%) AWS Lambda
4 24 (23.53%) Azure
5 23 (22.55%) GCP
6 18 (17.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 18 (17.65%) Amazon S3
7 17 (16.67%) IaaS
7 17 (16.67%) PaaS
8 15 (14.71%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (14.71%) SaaS
9 13 (12.75%) Amazon ECS
9 13 (12.75%) GitHub
10 12 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (9.80%) AWS CodePipeline
11 10 (9.80%) Route 53
11 10 (9.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (7.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 8 (7.84%) Apigee
13 6 (5.88%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.98%) DHCP
3 1 (0.98%) DNS
3 1 (0.98%) FTP
3 1 (0.98%) HTTP
3 1 (0.98%) IPsec
3 1 (0.98%) SD-WAN
3 1 (0.98%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.98%) VPN
3 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.69%) Amazon RDS
4 15 (14.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (10.78%) MySQL
6 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.92%) HBase
7 4 (3.92%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 4 (3.92%) Redis
8 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.96%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.96%) Big Data
9 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.96%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.96%) Presto
Development Applications
1 35 (34.31%) Jenkins
2 24 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 16 (15.69%) Bitbucket
4 10 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (9.80%) GitLab
5 7 (6.86%) Vagrant
6 5 (4.90%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.92%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.92%) Cypress.io
7 4 (3.92%) Eclipse
7 4 (3.92%) Gradle
7 4 (3.92%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.92%) JUnit
7 4 (3.92%) Mockito
7 4 (3.92%) Protractor
7 4 (3.92%) Storybook
8 2 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.96%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.98%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (34.31%) Social Skills
2 16 (15.69%) Banking
2 16 (15.69%) Finance
3 12 (11.76%) Law
4 8 (7.84%) Marketing
5 7 (6.86%) Automotive
6 3 (2.94%) Military
6 3 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.98%) Games
7 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (58.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (25.49%) Cloud Engineer
3 23 (22.55%) Senior DevOps
3 23 (22.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 19 (18.63%) Architect
5 13 (12.75%) AWS DevOps
6 12 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (7.84%) Developer
8 8 (7.84%) Lead DevOps
8 8 (7.84%) Principal Architect
9 7 (6.86%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.86%) Platform Architect
10 5 (4.90%) Software Architect
11 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.92%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (2.94%) Java Developer
12 3 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) REST
2 16 (15.69%) Node.js
3 11 (10.78%) Web Services
4 10 (9.80%) React
4 10 (9.80%) RESTful
5 9 (8.82%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (8.82%) Serverless Framework
6 7 (6.86%) JSON
6 7 (6.86%) Spring
7 6 (5.88%) Play Framework
7 6 (5.88%) Symfony
8 5 (4.90%) .NET
8 5 (4.90%) .NET Core
8 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET
8 5 (4.90%) ASP.NET Core
9 4 (3.92%) CSS
9 4 (3.92%) Redux
9 4 (3.92%) Tailwind CSS
9 4 (3.92%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (4.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.94%) User Experience
7 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.98%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.98%) iPad
8 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (56.86%) Linux
2 20 (19.61%) Unix
3 1 (0.98%) CentOS
3 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (77.45%) DevOps
2 68 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (28.43%) Microservices
4 26 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (25.49%) Infrastructure as Code
4 26 (25.49%) Test Automation
5 24 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (19.61%) Configuration Management
8 17 (16.67%) Visualisation
9 15 (14.71%) Cloud Operations
9 15 (14.71%) Scrum
10 14 (13.73%) Software Delivery
11 12 (11.76%) Build Automation
11 12 (11.76%) Digital Banking
11 12 (11.76%) Open Source
12 11 (10.78%) Architectural Design
12 11 (10.78%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (10.78%) Demand Forecasting
12 11 (10.78%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (53.92%) Python
2 23 (22.55%) Bash Shell
3 21 (20.59%) Java
3 21 (20.59%) Shell Script
3 21 (20.59%) SQL
4 13 (12.75%) Groovy
5 8 (7.84%) Ruby
6 6 (5.88%) C#
6 6 (5.88%) ES6
6 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 6 (5.88%) PHP
7 5 (4.90%) Kotlin
8 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.73%) Degree
3 10 (9.80%) AWS Certification
4 8 (7.84%) SC Cleared
4 8 (7.84%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (3.92%) OCP
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) GDPR
System Software
1 64 (62.75%) Docker
2 7 (6.86%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (3.92%) HDFS
3 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 74 (72.55%) Terraform
2 49 (48.04%) Kubernetes
3 36 (35.29%) Ansible
4 26 (25.49%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (23.53%) Puppet
6 12 (11.76%) Grafana
7 9 (8.82%) Prometheus
8 7 (6.86%) Packer
9 3 (2.94%) Kubeflow
10 2 (1.96%) Graylog
10 2 (1.96%) Nagios
11 1 (0.98%) Ganeti
11 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.98%) Proxmox
11 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (17.65%) Oracle
2 13 (12.75%) Google
3 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
5 4 (3.92%) Okta
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.96%) Splunk
7 1 (0.98%) ATG
7 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.98%) F5
7 1 (0.98%) Juniper