Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 373 444 491
Rank change year-on-year +71 +47 +50
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 86 80 64
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.30% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.30% 1.21% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 43
Median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £48,250 £41,250 £42,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,375 £79,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +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 6,618 6,603 6,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.18% 24.84% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,645 5,565 5,508
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 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
Thames Valley +51 50 £67,500 +3.85% 11
Berkshire +59 41 £67,500 - 6
Hampshire +26 15 £75,000 +50.00% 3
Surrey +35 14 £75,000 +36.36% 6
Oxfordshire +21 9 £70,000 -17.65% 5
East Sussex +8 4 £47,500 -13.64%
Middlesex - 2 £72,500 -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 South East region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 85 (98.84%) AWS
2 68 (79.07%) DevOps
3 57 (66.28%) Terraform
4 50 (58.14%) Python
5 49 (56.98%) Docker
6 48 (55.81%) Ansible
6 48 (55.81%) Kubernetes
6 48 (55.81%) Linux
7 34 (39.53%) Java
8 29 (33.72%) Puppet
9 28 (32.56%) Bash Shell
9 28 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
10 26 (30.23%) Jenkins
11 23 (26.74%) GCP
12 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (25.58%) Serverless
13 21 (24.42%) Azure
14 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (22.09%) Google
14 19 (22.09%) AWS Lambda
15 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
15 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
15 18 (20.93%) Amazon ECS
16 15 (17.44%) Amazon EC2
16 15 (17.44%) GitHub
17 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
17 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure as Code
18 13 (15.12%) Migration
18 13 (15.12%) Windows
18 13 (15.12%) Packer

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 5 (5.81%) Confluence
2 4 (4.65%) Apache
2 4 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.16%) JBoss
4 1 (1.16%) nginx
4 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.16%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 85 (98.84%) AWS
2 23 (26.74%) GCP
3 22 (25.58%) Serverless
4 21 (24.42%) Azure
5 19 (22.09%) AWS Lambda
6 18 (20.93%) Amazon ECS
7 15 (17.44%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (17.44%) GitHub
8 13 (15.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 11 (12.79%) Amazon S3
10 7 (8.14%) PaaS
11 5 (5.81%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (4.65%) AWS CodePipeline
12 4 (4.65%) IaaS
12 4 (4.65%) OpenShift
12 4 (4.65%) Route 53
13 3 (3.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (3.49%) Amazon Cognito
13 3 (3.49%) Amazon EKS
13 3 (3.49%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) DNS
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
2 3 (3.49%) VPN
3 2 (2.33%) Network Security
4 1 (1.16%) FTP
4 1 (1.16%) HTTP
4 1 (1.16%) SSH
4 1 (1.16%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 7 (8.14%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (5.81%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (5.81%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.49%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.16%) Big Data
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (30.23%) Jenkins
2 12 (13.95%) GitLab
3 11 (12.79%) Git (software)
3 11 (12.79%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (9.30%) Gradle
5 5 (5.81%) JIRA
5 5 (5.81%) Maven
6 4 (4.65%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.33%) Ant
8 2 (2.33%) Subversion
8 2 (2.33%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.16%) Mocha
9 1 (1.16%) Selenium
9 1 (1.16%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.16%) Xcode
General
1 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (53.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (11.63%) Consultant
3 8 (9.30%) Developer
3 8 (9.30%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (9.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (6.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.98%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Architect
6 5 (5.81%) Operations Engineer
6 5 (5.81%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (4.65%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Backend Developer
8 3 (3.49%) DevOps Consultant
8 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.63%) REST
1 10 (11.63%) Web Services
2 6 (6.98%) Redux
3 5 (5.81%) Node.js
3 5 (5.81%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (4.65%) Sensu
5 3 (3.49%) .NET
5 3 (3.49%) Apollo GraphQL
5 3 (3.49%) GraphQL
5 3 (3.49%) Kafka
5 3 (3.49%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (3.49%) Serverless Framework
6 2 (2.33%) CSS
6 2 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.33%) Gearman
6 2 (2.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.33%) JSON
6 2 (2.33%) XML
6 2 (2.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Cloud Native
2 5 (5.81%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.49%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.16%) Media Streaming
5 1 (1.16%) Video on Demand
5 1 (1.16%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 48 (55.81%) Linux
2 13 (15.12%) Windows
3 10 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.65%) Unix
4 4 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.33%) Android
5 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) VMS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (79.07%) DevOps
2 22 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (22.09%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (20.93%) Configuration Management
5 14 (16.28%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (15.12%) Migration
7 12 (13.95%) Project Delivery
8 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (12.79%) Waterfall
9 9 (10.47%) Microservices
9 9 (10.47%) Test Automation
10 8 (9.30%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (9.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 7 (8.14%) Open Source
11 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (6.98%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (6.98%) Data Modelling
12 6 (6.98%) Scrum
12 6 (6.98%) Visualisation
13 5 (5.81%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) Python
2 34 (39.53%) Java
3 28 (32.56%) Bash Shell
4 18 (20.93%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
6 10 (11.63%) Shell Script
7 7 (8.14%) SQL
8 5 (5.81%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) ES6
9 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) Scala
9 3 (3.49%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.33%) Go
11 1 (1.16%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.98%) AWS Certification
2 6 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) GDPR
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (56.98%) Docker
2 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (66.28%) Terraform
2 48 (55.81%) Ansible
2 48 (55.81%) Kubernetes
3 29 (33.72%) Puppet
4 28 (32.56%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (15.12%) Packer
6 5 (5.81%) Nagios
7 4 (4.65%) Grafana
7 4 (4.65%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.33%) Consul
8 2 (2.33%) Salt
9 1 (1.16%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (1.16%) HAProxy
9 1 (1.16%) Pingdom
9 1 (1.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Google
2 9 (10.47%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.33%) Cognizant
4 2 (2.33%) Databricks
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.33%) New Relic
4 2 (2.33%) Vertica
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.16%) SAP