The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 65 69
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.59% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 7.69% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £43,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.41%
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+1.57% -13.63%
Amazon EC2
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
42 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.45% 7.64% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 38 44 34
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Cardiff region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Cardiff