The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank - 93 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.96% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 57.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
Cloud Computing
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
79 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.97% 1.66% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 71 15 5
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £34,000 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £43,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Erlang
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (40.00%) Riak
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (20.00%) Advertising
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Network Design
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Telnet
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) PuTTY
2 1 (20.00%) SecureCRT
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) Riak
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Erlang
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
2 1 (20.00%) CCIP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds