The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 95 85
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.96% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £49,750 £45,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -25.00%
Amazon EC2
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 South Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
115 102 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.13% 8.60% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 112 89 33
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in South Wales

Amazon EC2
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Online Security
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Amazon EC2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon EC2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Security Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Security
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) SQL