The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Amazon EC2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.72% - 0.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.21% - 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £33,750 - £43,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 - £38,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 - £47,800
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.05%  

Amazon EC2 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 95 40 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 17.09% 6.00% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 85 36 43
Median salary £35,000 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon EC2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Amazon EC2 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon EC2 in Cardiff

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Amazon EC2 in Cardiff

Amazon EC2
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 in Cardiff over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Amazon EC2 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Amazon EC2.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
1 4 (100.00%) CUDA
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

Amazon EC2
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 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) API Development
1 4 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Cross-Platform Development
1 4 (100.00%) Data Security
1 4 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 4 (100.00%) Parallel Computing
1 4 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python