Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 26 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 +29 +38
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 112 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 10.64% 7.50% 4.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 49.34% 45.60% 44.74%
Number of salaries quoted 97 51 53
Cardiff median annual salary £50,000 £38,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% -23.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £32,500 £21,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £68,500 £48,750 £85,000
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.95% +14.71%

Amazon AWS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 227 125 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 21.56% 16.45% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 201 106 96
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £35,125 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% -12.19% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,750 £20,875 £23,375
90th Percentile £65,000 £49,375 £64,375
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Cardiff

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Cardiff

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 66 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (41.96%) DevOps
4 34 (30.36%) Linux
5 32 (28.57%) Python
6 30 (26.79%) Scrum
7 29 (25.89%) SQL
8 27 (24.11%) Java
9 25 (22.32%) C#
9 25 (22.32%) .NET
9 25 (22.32%) Web Services
9 25 (22.32%) Google
9 25 (22.32%) Docker
10 22 (19.64%) Finance
11 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
12 20 (17.86%) VMware
12 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
13 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
14 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (15.18%) Games
15 17 (15.18%) Analytics
15 17 (15.18%) Google Cloud Platform
16 16 (14.29%) TDD
16 16 (14.29%) CentOS
17 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
18 14 (12.50%) SaaS
18 14 (12.50%) Cloud Native
18 14 (12.50%) Ansible
19 13 (11.61%) SOLID

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 8 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.36%) SAS
3 4 (3.57%) Apache
3 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.68%) JBoss
4 3 (2.68%) nginx
4 3 (2.68%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.79%) Confluence
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.89%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.89%) CMS
6 1 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 66 (58.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (15.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (12.50%) SaaS
4 12 (10.71%) Office 365
5 7 (6.25%) GitHub
6 6 (5.36%) Stackdriver
7 5 (4.46%) Serverless
8 4 (3.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.79%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.89%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.89%) IaaS
10 1 (0.89%) PaaS
10 1 (0.89%) Slack
10 1 (0.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.04%) Firewall
1 9 (8.04%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.36%) HTTP
2 6 (5.36%) HTTPS
2 6 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 5 (4.46%) DNS
4 4 (3.57%) DHCP
4 4 (3.57%) VoIP
5 3 (2.68%) FTP
5 3 (2.68%) Skype
6 2 (1.79%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.79%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.79%) Network Security
6 2 (1.79%) SMS
7 1 (0.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (11.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (9.82%) MySQL
3 11 (9.82%) NoSQL
4 10 (8.93%) Power BI
5 9 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 6 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.36%) DB2
7 6 (5.36%) PowerPivot
7 6 (5.36%) SAS EBI
8 5 (4.46%) Big Data
9 4 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.57%) MariaDB
9 4 (3.57%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (2.68%) QlikView
10 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.93%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.93%) Selenium
3 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (5.36%) CF BOSH
5 5 (4.46%) JIRA
5 5 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (4.46%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.57%) GitLab
6 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.68%) Pylint
8 2 (1.79%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.79%) Hudson
8 2 (1.79%) Maven
8 2 (1.79%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.89%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.89%) MSBuild
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 17 (15.18%) Games
3 4 (3.57%) Advertising
3 4 (3.57%) Law
3 4 (3.57%) Welsh Language
4 3 (2.68%) Automotive
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.89%) Military
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 20 (17.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (16.96%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (11.61%) Architect
5 10 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 7 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
7 7 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 7 (6.25%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.36%) SQL BI Developer
8 6 (5.36%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.46%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Principal Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.32%) .NET
1 25 (22.32%) Web Services
2 12 (10.71%) REST
2 12 (10.71%) Spring Boot
3 11 (9.82%) .NET Core
3 11 (9.82%) AngularJS
3 11 (9.82%) HTML
3 11 (9.82%) Spring
4 10 (8.93%) XML
5 9 (8.04%) jQuery
6 8 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (6.25%) Django
7 7 (6.25%) JSON
7 7 (6.25%) React
7 7 (6.25%) RxJava
7 7 (6.25%) Swagger
8 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
9 5 (4.46%) CSS
9 5 (4.46%) LAMP
9 5 (4.46%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Cloud Native
2 10 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.14%) Analytical Mindset
3 8 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.57%) Fintech
4 4 (3.57%) User Experience
5 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.68%) Clustering
5 3 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.68%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (2.68%) Wiki
6 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.89%) LPAR
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Social Media
7 1 (0.89%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.36%) Linux
2 16 (14.29%) CentOS
3 12 (10.71%) Ubuntu
4 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (8.04%) Windows
6 6 (5.36%) Unix
6 6 (5.36%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.79%) Debian
8 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) AIX
9 1 (0.89%) Android
9 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.96%) DevOps
3 30 (26.79%) Scrum
4 20 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 18 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (15.18%) Analytics
7 16 (14.29%) TDD
8 13 (11.61%) Configuration Management
8 13 (11.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (11.61%) SOLID
9 12 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 11 (9.82%) Microservices
10 11 (9.82%) Test Automation
11 10 (8.93%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (8.04%) Machine Learning
13 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 32 (28.57%) Python
2 29 (25.89%) SQL
3 27 (24.11%) Java
4 25 (22.32%) C#
5 21 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 12 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 10 (8.93%) Java 8
8 8 (7.14%) Groovy
9 7 (6.25%) PHP
9 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 6 (5.36%) VBA
11 4 (3.57%) Ruby
12 3 (2.68%) C
13 2 (1.79%) C++
14 1 (0.89%) Perl
14 1 (0.89%) Scala
14 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.71%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.79%) CISSP
3 2 (1.79%) MCP
3 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.89%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (22.32%) Docker
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.57%) vSphere
3 4 (3.57%) XenApp
4 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) Ansible
2 8 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 7 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.25%) Puppet
3 7 (6.25%) Terraform
4 4 (3.57%) Nagios
5 1 (0.89%) Packer
Vendors
1 25 (22.32%) Google
2 20 (17.86%) VMware
3 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
4 14 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.04%) Oracle
6 6 (5.36%) Citrix
6 6 (5.36%) Splunk
7 5 (4.46%) MuleSoft
8 4 (3.57%) Apple
8 4 (3.57%) Avaya
8 4 (3.57%) Dell
8 4 (3.57%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (3.57%) EqualLogic
8 4 (3.57%) Freshdesk
8 4 (3.57%) Nexenta
8 4 (3.57%) Tableau
9 3 (2.68%) Cognos
9 3 (2.68%) Rackspace
9 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.79%) Cisco