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

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
England > South East
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 328 398 489
Rank change year-on-year +70 +91 +36
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 52 118 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.37% 0.44% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.14% 1.63% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 41 96 49
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £46,000 £37,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,375 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 4,552 7,221 6,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.50% 27.00% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,913 6,106 5,588
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 July 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 July 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 +53 27 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Berkshire +44 19 £67,500 -3.57%
Hampshire +65 17 £75,000 +57.89%
Surrey +60 7 £75,000 +15.38%
Oxfordshire +37 6 £67,500 -12.90%
Buckinghamshire +50 2 £45,000 -30.77% 2
East Sussex +34 1 - -
AWS CloudFormation
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 52 (100.00%) AWS
2 35 (67.31%) Ansible
2 35 (67.31%) DevOps
3 30 (57.69%) Terraform
4 28 (53.85%) Linux
5 27 (51.92%) Python
6 25 (48.08%) Docker
7 22 (42.31%) Kubernetes
8 21 (40.38%) Java
8 21 (40.38%) Puppet
8 21 (40.38%) Bash Shell
9 18 (34.62%) GCP
9 18 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
12 13 (25.00%) Google
12 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 13 (25.00%) Azure
13 12 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (21.15%) Amazon EC2
14 11 (21.15%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (21.15%) Serverless
15 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure as Code
15 9 (17.31%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
16 8 (15.38%) Scrum
16 8 (15.38%) SQL
16 8 (15.38%) Amazon S3
16 8 (15.38%) PowerShell

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 (11.54%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 52 (100.00%) AWS
2 18 (34.62%) GCP
3 13 (25.00%) Azure
4 12 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 11 (21.15%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (21.15%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (21.15%) Serverless
6 9 (17.31%) Amazon ECS
7 8 (15.38%) Amazon S3
8 7 (13.46%) GitHub
9 4 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (7.69%) Route 53
10 3 (5.77%) Amazon EKS
10 3 (5.77%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (5.77%) Amazon EMR
10 3 (5.77%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 3 (5.77%) AWS CloudTrail
10 3 (5.77%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) VPN
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) DNS
4 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) HTTP
5 1 (1.92%) SSH
5 1 (1.92%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (7.69%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.54%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (9.62%) GitLab
4 2 (3.85%) Gradle
4 2 (3.85%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Mocha
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Military
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (13.46%) Cloud Engineer
3 5 (9.62%) Architect
3 5 (9.62%) Consultant
3 5 (9.62%) Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (5.77%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (5.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Architect
6 2 (3.85%) AWS Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Azure Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) REST
2 7 (13.46%) Redux
3 5 (9.62%) Web Services
4 3 (5.77%) .NET
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.85%) HTML
5 2 (3.85%) JSON
5 2 (3.85%) Node.js
5 2 (3.85%) XML
5 2 (3.85%) YAML
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.92%) LAMP
6 1 (1.92%) Memcached
6 1 (1.92%) React Native
6 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.77%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Media Streaming
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.92%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.92%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (67.31%) DevOps
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (17.31%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure as Code
5 8 (15.38%) Infrastructure Automation
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
7 6 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.62%) Kanban
8 5 (9.62%) Migration
8 5 (9.62%) Project Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Analytics
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (7.69%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.69%) Data Transformation
9 4 (7.69%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Python
2 21 (40.38%) Bash Shell
2 21 (40.38%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.69%) Ruby
6 4 (7.69%) Scala
7 1 (1.92%) C
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) Go
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) GDPR
1 2 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (48.08%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 35 (67.31%) Ansible
2 30 (57.69%) Terraform
3 22 (42.31%) Kubernetes
4 21 (40.38%) Puppet
5 18 (34.62%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (15.38%) Packer
7 5 (9.62%) Nagios
8 3 (5.77%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (3.85%) Consul
9 2 (3.85%) logstash
9 2 (3.85%) Mesos
9 2 (3.85%) Prometheus
9 2 (3.85%) Salt
10 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
10 1 (1.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Google
2 5 (9.62%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.85%) Cognizant
3 2 (3.85%) Databricks
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) Vertica
3 2 (3.85%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com