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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 227 208 277
Rank change year-on-year -19 +69 -41
Permanent jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 1,385 632 38
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.76% 1.68% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.61% 3.50% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 542 462 37
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,750 £44,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £40,000 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.00% - -
75th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £87,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 38,376 18,033 3,877
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 48.77% 48.01% 43.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20,697 14,285 3,361
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -8.00%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +0.87% +4.55%

AWS CloudFormation
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS CloudFormation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

AWS CloudFormation trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing AWS CloudFormation.

AWS CloudFormation salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

AWS CloudFormation
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

AWS CloudFormation salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, AWS CloudFormation job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 1,335 (96.39%) AWS
2 931 (67.22%) Terraform
3 885 (63.90%) DevOps
4 778 (56.17%) Python
5 750 (54.15%) CI/CD
6 703 (50.76%) Infrastructure as Code
7 687 (49.60%) Kubernetes
8 672 (48.52%) Docker
9 647 (46.71%) Agile
10 556 (40.14%) Serverless
11 474 (34.22%) Ansible
12 420 (30.32%) Finance
13 413 (29.82%) AWS Lambda
14 397 (28.66%) Linux
15 381 (27.51%) Azure
16 379 (27.36%) Software Engineering
17 370 (26.71%) GCP
18 354 (25.56%) Java
19 326 (23.54%) Jenkins
20 318 (22.96%) Bash
21 311 (22.45%) Cloud Native
22 308 (22.24%) Coaching
23 303 (21.88%) Amazon S3
24 294 (21.23%) JavaScript
25 293 (21.16%) Go
26 278 (20.07%) Amazon ECS
27 273 (19.71%) Microservices
28 272 (19.64%) Social Skills
28 272 (19.64%) Git (software)
29 261 (18.84%) Scrum

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 80 (5.78%) Apache Airflow
2 78 (5.63%) Apache Spark
3 62 (4.48%) Cloud Foundry
4 46 (3.32%) CMS
5 43 (3.10%) Apache
6 31 (2.24%) Apache Solr
7 28 (2.02%) nginx
8 27 (1.95%) Confluence
9 19 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (1.37%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.87%) Luigi
11 4 (0.29%) IIS
11 4 (0.29%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.22%) Ethereum
13 2 (0.14%) Moodle
13 2 (0.14%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.14%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.14%) Totara
13 2 (0.14%) Traefik
14 1 (0.072%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (1.01%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.072%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 1,335 (96.39%) AWS
2 556 (40.14%) Serverless
3 413 (29.82%) AWS Lambda
4 381 (27.51%) Azure
5 370 (26.71%) GCP
6 303 (21.88%) Amazon S3
7 278 (20.07%) Amazon ECS
8 236 (17.04%) Amazon EC2
9 201 (14.51%) Amazon SQS
10 183 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
11 159 (11.48%) SaaS
12 130 (9.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 126 (9.10%) Amazon EKS
14 110 (7.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 106 (7.65%) Datadog
16 104 (7.51%) AWS Fargate
17 95 (6.86%) IaaS
18 90 (6.50%) CloudFront
19 79 (5.70%) Amazon Kinesis
20 77 (5.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.20%) DNS
2 42 (3.03%) Firewall
3 38 (2.74%) Software-Defined Networking
4 34 (2.45%) Internet
5 33 (2.38%) TCP/IP
6 20 (1.44%) DKIM
6 20 (1.44%) DMARC
7 19 (1.37%) Network Security
8 18 (1.30%) VPN
9 16 (1.16%) DHCP
9 16 (1.16%) HTTP
10 14 (1.01%) PPP
10 14 (1.01%) SMS
11 10 (0.72%) SSL
12 6 (0.43%) Wireshark
13 5 (0.36%) VoIP
14 3 (0.22%) IPv4
15 2 (0.14%) BGP
15 2 (0.14%) OSPF
15 2 (0.14%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (17.04%) MySQL
2 209 (15.09%) DynamoDB
3 200 (14.44%) PostgreSQL
4 179 (12.92%) Amazon RDS
5 153 (11.05%) Relational Database
6 150 (10.83%) Elasticsearch
7 146 (10.54%) NoSQL
8 142 (10.25%) Big Data
9 122 (8.81%) Redis
10 84 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
11 82 (5.92%) Amazon Aurora
12 78 (5.63%) MongoDB
13 64 (4.62%) Amazon Athena
14 59 (4.26%) RDBMS
15 52 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
16 51 (3.68%) Data Lake
17 39 (2.82%) Hadoop
18 33 (2.38%) Electronic Patient Records
18 33 (2.38%) Power BI
19 32 (2.31%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 326 (23.54%) Jenkins
2 272 (19.64%) Git (software)
3 174 (12.56%) GitLab
4 72 (5.20%) JIRA
5 53 (3.83%) Cypress.io
6 48 (3.47%) CircleCI
7 36 (2.60%) Bitbucket
7 36 (2.60%) Cucumber
8 33 (2.38%) GoCD
9 31 (2.24%) Selenium
10 30 (2.17%) TeamCity
11 27 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
12 25 (1.81%) SonarQube
13 22 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
13 22 (1.59%) Travis CI
14 21 (1.52%) webpack
15 19 (1.37%) IBM UrbanCode
16 17 (1.23%) Postman
17 16 (1.16%) Babel
17 16 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 420 (30.32%) Finance
2 272 (19.64%) Social Skills
3 122 (8.81%) Public Sector
4 116 (8.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 82 (5.92%) Banking
6 68 (4.91%) Marketing
7 66 (4.77%) Legal
7 66 (4.77%) Retail
8 45 (3.25%) Presentation Skills
9 34 (2.45%) Advertising
10 32 (2.31%) Law
11 29 (2.09%) Financial Institution
12 28 (2.02%) Games
12 28 (2.02%) Publishing
13 25 (1.81%) Local Government
14 22 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (1.44%) Organisational Skills
16 12 (0.87%) iGaming
17 11 (0.79%) Billing
18 9 (0.65%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 544 (39.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 218 (15.74%) Software Engineer
3 211 (15.23%) Senior DevOps
4 204 (14.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 179 (12.92%) AWS Engineer
6 157 (11.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 157 (11.34%) Senior Software Engineer
7 111 (8.01%) Developer
8 105 (7.58%) Data Engineer
9 96 (6.93%) AWS DevOps
9 96 (6.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 53 (3.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 49 (3.54%) Lead DevOps
12 47 (3.39%) Senior Data Engineer
13 46 (3.32%) Architect
14 43 (3.10%) Lead DevOps Engineer
15 40 (2.89%) Principal Engineer
16 39 (2.82%) Platform Engineer
17 32 (2.31%) Full Stack Developer
17 32 (2.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (15.67%) React
2 210 (15.16%) Node.js
3 158 (11.41%) Kafka
4 124 (8.95%) CSS
5 117 (8.45%) .NET
6 109 (7.87%) Elastic Stack
7 81 (5.85%) HTML
8 76 (5.49%) Web Services
9 71 (5.13%) REST
10 68 (4.91%) GraphQL
11 64 (4.62%) Laravel
12 63 (4.55%) gRPC
13 61 (4.40%) React Native
14 60 (4.33%) Ruby on Rails
15 56 (4.04%) Jest
16 52 (3.75%) AngularJS
17 50 (3.61%) .NET Core
17 50 (3.61%) LAMP
18 38 (2.74%) LAPP Stack
19 36 (2.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 311 (22.45%) Cloud Native
2 162 (11.70%) Public Cloud
3 127 (9.17%) Legacy Systems
4 58 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
5 54 (3.90%) Blog
6 50 (3.61%) Cyberattack
7 48 (3.47%) Cyber Defence
8 47 (3.39%) Private Cloud
9 41 (2.96%) Blockchain
10 39 (2.82%) Algorithms
10 39 (2.82%) IoT
11 38 (2.74%) User Experience
12 37 (2.67%) Data Centre
12 37 (2.67%) Virtual Team
13 33 (2.38%) iPhone
13 33 (2.38%) Mobile App
13 33 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
14 32 (2.31%) Social Media
15 30 (2.17%) Social Network
16 24 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 397 (28.66%) Linux
2 124 (8.95%) Windows
3 120 (8.66%) Unix
4 25 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.37%) Mesosphere
6 18 (1.30%) Android
6 18 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 18 (1.30%) Windows Server
7 17 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 13 (0.94%) CentOS
8 13 (0.94%) Mac OS
9 11 (0.79%) Amazon Linux
10 9 (0.65%) Alpine Linux
11 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
12 7 (0.51%) Windows Vista
13 5 (0.36%) Solaris
14 2 (0.14%) HPUX
14 2 (0.14%) VMS
15 1 (0.072%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 885 (63.90%) DevOps
2 750 (54.15%) CI/CD
3 703 (50.76%) Infrastructure as Code
4 647 (46.71%) Agile
5 379 (27.36%) Software Engineering
6 308 (22.24%) Coaching
7 273 (19.71%) Microservices
8 261 (18.84%) Scrum
9 244 (17.62%) Configuration Management
10 237 (17.11%) Analytics
11 199 (14.37%) TDD
12 171 (12.35%) Mentoring
13 170 (12.27%) Machine Learning
14 159 (11.48%) Kanban
15 152 (10.97%) Full Stack Development
16 145 (10.47%) Continuous Delivery
17 140 (10.11%) Fintech
18 138 (9.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
19 134 (9.68%) Test Automation
20 126 (9.10%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 778 (56.17%) Python
2 354 (25.56%) Java
3 318 (22.96%) Bash
4 294 (21.23%) JavaScript
5 293 (21.16%) Go
6 224 (16.17%) SQL
7 136 (9.82%) PHP
8 135 (9.75%) TypeScript
9 133 (9.60%) Ruby
10 123 (8.88%) PowerShell
11 98 (7.08%) C#
12 95 (6.86%) Scala
13 56 (4.04%) Groovy
14 36 (2.60%) Perl
15 34 (2.45%) Kotlin
16 32 (2.31%) Rust
17 29 (2.09%) Shell Script
18 27 (1.95%) ES6
18 27 (1.95%) R
19 22 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 133 (9.60%) AWS Certification
2 82 (5.92%) Degree
3 73 (5.27%) Security Cleared
4 72 (5.20%) SC Cleared
5 55 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.51%) MCP
9 5 (0.36%) CCNA
9 5 (0.36%) CCNP
9 5 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.14%) RHCE
11 1 (0.072%) VCAP
11 1 (0.072%) VCDX
11 1 (0.072%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (4.91%) GDPR
2 33 (2.38%) QA
3 27 (1.95%) SOC 2
4 25 (1.81%) GxP
5 19 (1.37%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.58%) SLA
8 5 (0.36%) Accessibility
9 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.14%) HIPAA
10 2 (0.14%) NIST
System Software
1 672 (48.52%) Docker
2 23 (1.66%) KVM
3 19 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (1.30%) Xen
5 13 (0.94%) Active Directory
6 11 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.43%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (0.43%) Hyper-V
7 6 (0.43%) vSphere
8 5 (0.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.072%) NFS
11 1 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.072%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 931 (67.22%) Terraform
2 687 (49.60%) Kubernetes
3 474 (34.22%) Ansible
4 238 (17.18%) Opscode Chef
5 220 (15.88%) Puppet
6 89 (6.43%) Grafana
7 84 (6.06%) Prometheus
8 35 (2.53%) Istio
8 35 (2.53%) Kibana
9 33 (2.38%) Rancher
10 31 (2.24%) Fortio
10 31 (2.24%) Kiali
11 27 (1.95%) Consul
12 26 (1.88%) ZABBIX
13 25 (1.81%) Kubeflow
14 22 (1.59%) Nagios
14 22 (1.59%) Packer
15 19 (1.37%) Automic
16 13 (0.94%) Sysdig
17 11 (0.79%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 147 (10.61%) Google
2 79 (5.70%) Splunk
3 48 (3.47%) Microsoft
4 47 (3.39%) Oracle
5 38 (2.74%) Hitachi
6 33 (2.38%) VMware
7 26 (1.88%) Databricks
8 22 (1.59%) Cloudera
9 19 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
9 19 (1.37%) IBM
9 19 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.23%) SaltStack
11 14 (1.01%) Sun
12 13 (0.94%) New Relic
13 11 (0.79%) Alteryx
13 11 (0.79%) Brandwatch
14 10 (0.72%) BT
14 10 (0.72%) FNZ
14 10 (0.72%) Virgin Media
15 9 (0.65%) Apple