The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank - 95 -
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.94% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 57.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £51,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +16.66%
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
93 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.24% 1.65% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 84 17 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,800 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +10.46%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Salary Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (50.00%) Riak
3 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) OS/2
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA