Period
to 21 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 20 71
Rank change year-on-year +3 +51 +21
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 111 64 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.55% 7.90% 2.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.68% 46.04% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 101 56 44
Cardiff median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% -13.51% +40.15%
10th Percentile £33,750 £21,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £58,125 £85,000
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% +5.88%

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 243 139 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 20.91% 17.16% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 225 121 96
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +6.29% +2.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,250 £66,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.00% +7.14%

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 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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 71 (63.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (45.05%) DevOps
4 39 (35.14%) Web Services
5 36 (32.43%) Linux
6 35 (31.53%) SQL
7 34 (30.63%) Python
8 33 (29.73%) Java
8 33 (29.73%) Docker
9 30 (27.03%) Finance
9 30 (27.03%) Google
10 23 (20.72%) Google Cloud Platform
11 22 (19.82%) Cloud Native
12 21 (18.92%) Scrum
12 21 (18.92%) VMware
13 20 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (18.02%) REST
14 19 (17.12%) Spring
14 19 (17.12%) Ansible
14 19 (17.12%) Spring Boot
15 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.41%) TDD
15 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
16 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
16 15 (13.51%) Ubuntu
16 15 (13.51%) CentOS
16 15 (13.51%) Java 8
17 14 (12.61%) Analytics
17 14 (12.61%) NoSQL
17 14 (12.61%) Business Intelligence

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 6 (5.41%) JBoss
2 5 (4.50%) SAS
3 4 (3.60%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.60%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.60%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.60%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.70%) Apache
4 3 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.70%) Confluence
4 3 (2.70%) IIS
4 3 (2.70%) nginx
4 3 (2.70%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.90%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.90%) Jetty
6 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 71 (63.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (20.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (9.91%) GitHub
3 11 (9.91%) Office 365
4 8 (7.21%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (7.21%) Stackdriver
5 7 (6.31%) SaaS
6 6 (5.41%) IaaS
6 6 (5.41%) PaaS
7 5 (4.50%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (3.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (3.60%) Slack
8 4 (3.60%) Trello
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.90%) Apigee
9 1 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.90%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) Firewall
1 10 (9.01%) TCP/IP
2 8 (7.21%) Wireshark
3 5 (4.50%) DNS
3 5 (4.50%) HTTP
3 5 (4.50%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.60%) DHCP
4 4 (3.60%) VoIP
5 3 (2.70%) Skype
6 2 (1.80%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.80%) Network Security
6 2 (1.80%) SMS
6 2 (1.80%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.61%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.91%) Power BI
5 9 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (7.21%) MySQL
7 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
8 6 (5.41%) QlikView
9 5 (4.50%) Big Data
9 5 (4.50%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.50%) DB2
9 5 (4.50%) MariaDB
9 5 (4.50%) PowerPivot
9 5 (4.50%) SAS EBI
10 4 (3.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (3.60%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.60%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
10 4 (3.60%) Presto
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.01%) Selenium
3 8 (7.21%) CF BOSH
3 8 (7.21%) Git (software)
3 8 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.41%) JIRA
4 6 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 5 (4.50%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (3.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (3.60%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.60%) GitLab
6 4 (3.60%) Maven
6 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.70%) CircleCI
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.80%) JUnit
8 2 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.80%) Pylint
8 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) Games
3 2 (1.80%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Advertising
4 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Legal
4 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (32.43%) Developer
2 24 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (19.82%) Cloud Engineer
4 16 (14.41%) Architect
5 11 (9.91%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Python Developer
6 9 (8.11%) Java Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Technical Architect
6 9 (8.11%) Technical Leader
7 8 (7.21%) Lead DevOps
7 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.31%) Analyst
8 7 (6.31%) AWS Architect
8 7 (6.31%) Lead Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Cloud Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Senior Python Developer
10 5 (4.50%) SQL BI Developer
10 5 (4.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.14%) Web Services
2 20 (18.02%) REST
3 19 (17.12%) Spring
3 19 (17.12%) Spring Boot
4 14 (12.61%) XML
5 12 (10.81%) JSON
5 12 (10.81%) RxJava
6 11 (9.91%) .NET
6 11 (9.91%) Swagger
7 10 (9.01%) SOAP
8 9 (8.11%) React
9 8 (7.21%) Django
9 8 (7.21%) HTML
10 7 (6.31%) jQuery
11 4 (3.60%) Java EE
11 4 (3.60%) React Native
11 4 (3.60%) RESTful
11 4 (3.60%) YAML
12 3 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (2.70%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 22 (19.82%) Cloud Native
2 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Fintech
3 8 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (4.50%) User Experience
6 4 (3.60%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.80%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.80%) Clustering
8 2 (1.80%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.90%) BBC
9 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.90%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Linux
2 15 (13.51%) CentOS
2 15 (13.51%) Ubuntu
3 11 (9.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.21%) Windows
5 7 (6.31%) Unix
6 6 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.60%) Android
8 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.80%) Debian
10 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.85%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (45.05%) DevOps
3 21 (18.92%) Scrum
4 20 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
5 16 (14.41%) TDD
6 14 (12.61%) Analytics
6 14 (12.61%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (12.61%) Configuration Management
7 13 (11.71%) Unit Testing
8 12 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (10.81%) Functional Programming
8 12 (10.81%) Microservices
9 10 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.11%) Deployment Automation
10 9 (8.11%) SDLC
10 9 (8.11%) Test Automation
11 8 (7.21%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 7 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (31.53%) SQL
2 34 (30.63%) Python
3 33 (29.73%) Java
4 15 (13.51%) Java 8
5 13 (11.71%) C#
5 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
6 12 (10.81%) Bash Shell
7 11 (9.91%) JavaScript
8 10 (9.01%) Groovy
9 5 (4.50%) C
9 5 (4.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (4.50%) Ruby
9 5 (4.50%) VBA
10 3 (2.70%) Scala
11 2 (1.80%) C++
11 2 (1.80%) XPath
12 1 (0.90%) Go
12 1 (0.90%) Perl
12 1 (0.90%) PHP
12 1 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Docker
2 13 (11.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.60%) XenApp
4 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.70%) vSphere
5 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (17.12%) Ansible
2 12 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (10.81%) Puppet
3 8 (7.21%) Terraform
4 7 (6.31%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.50%) Nagios
6 4 (3.60%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.90%) Graphite
7 1 (0.90%) Packer
7 1 (0.90%) Salt
7 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Google
2 21 (18.92%) VMware
3 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 9 (8.11%) Splunk
6 6 (5.41%) Citrix
6 6 (5.41%) Oracle
6 6 (5.41%) Tableau
7 4 (3.60%) Apple
7 4 (3.60%) Avaya
7 4 (3.60%) Dell
7 4 (3.60%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (3.60%) EqualLogic
7 4 (3.60%) Freshdesk
7 4 (3.60%) Nexenta
8 3 (2.70%) Cognos
8 3 (2.70%) IBM
8 3 (2.70%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.70%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco