Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 40 99
Rank change year-on-year +14 +59 +5
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 110 95 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.85% 5.42% 1.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.89% 41.48% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 95 85 40
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.86% +1.74%
10th Percentile £28,600 £28,750 £25,625
90th Percentile £60,250 £85,000 £63,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 269 229 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.20% 13.06% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 227 201 195
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +5.26% -7.32%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,640 £62,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -7.32%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in South Wales

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 84 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Newport +9 16 £40,000 -50.00% 1
Torfaen 0 7 £45,000 - 4
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £41,250 -
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (47.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (33.64%) C#
4 36 (32.73%) RESTful
5 34 (30.91%) DevOps
6 31 (28.18%) Python
7 30 (27.27%) Finance
8 29 (26.36%) .NET
8 29 (26.36%) SQL Server
9 28 (25.45%) Linux
10 27 (24.55%) Scrum
11 26 (23.64%) MVC
11 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
11 26 (23.64%) Fintech
12 25 (22.73%) Mentoring
12 25 (22.73%) MongoDB
12 25 (22.73%) MySQL
13 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
13 24 (21.82%) TDD
14 23 (20.91%) Ansible
14 23 (20.91%) Docker
15 22 (20.00%) Java
15 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
16 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET
16 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
17 20 (18.18%) SQL
18 19 (17.27%) CSS
18 19 (17.27%) Elasticsearch
19 18 (16.36%) PHP

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 19 (17.27%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (10.91%) CMS
3 8 (7.27%) WordPress
4 7 (6.36%) Apache
4 7 (6.36%) Umbraco
5 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (2.73%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 52 (47.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (6.36%) SaaS
4 5 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.55%) npm
5 4 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.64%) PaaS
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.73%) Route 53
6 3 (2.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.82%) Serverless
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) DNS
2 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.18%) LAN
4 8 (7.27%) WAN
5 3 (2.73%) Firewall
5 3 (2.73%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.82%) VPN
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.91%) DHCP
7 1 (0.91%) HTTP
7 1 (0.91%) IPsec
7 1 (0.91%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.91%) Network Security
7 1 (0.91%) SAN
7 1 (0.91%) SNMP
7 1 (0.91%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.91%) VLAN
7 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.73%) MongoDB
2 25 (22.73%) MySQL
3 14 (12.73%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (10.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (8.18%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (4.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.82%) Big Data
9 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.55%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.09%) Subversion
4 7 (6.36%) JUnit
4 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.45%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.55%) Bower
7 4 (3.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.64%) Maven
8 3 (2.73%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.82%) Selenium
9 2 (1.82%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.82%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.82%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.91%) The Grinder
10 1 (0.91%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Games
3 4 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.91%) Law
4 1 (0.91%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (47.27%) Developer
2 17 (15.45%) Architect
2 17 (15.45%) Senior Developer
3 16 (14.55%) .NET Developer
4 14 (12.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Lead DevOps
6 7 (6.36%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.36%) Team Leader
7 6 (5.45%) Graduate
7 6 (5.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Junior
7 6 (5.45%) Junior .NET Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Junior Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.55%) DBA
8 5 (4.55%) Senior DBA
8 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.73%) RESTful
2 29 (26.36%) .NET
3 21 (19.09%) AngularJS
3 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET
3 21 (19.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (17.27%) CSS
5 17 (15.45%) HTML
5 17 (15.45%) Spring
6 15 (13.64%) Web Services
7 14 (12.73%) LAMP
8 13 (11.82%) WCF
9 11 (10.00%) Kafka
10 9 (8.18%) Node.js
11 8 (7.27%) .NET Framework
11 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (7.27%) Entity Framework
11 8 (7.27%) SOAP
11 8 (7.27%) Spring Boot
11 8 (7.27%) Thymeleaf
12 7 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (23.64%) Fintech
2 14 (12.73%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (8.18%) Clustering
4 8 (7.27%) Cloud Native
4 8 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.82%) Social Media
7 2 (1.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.45%) Linux
2 8 (7.27%) CentOS
2 8 (7.27%) Unix
3 6 (5.45%) Android
3 6 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.64%) Debian
4 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.64%) Windows
5 3 (2.73%) Solaris
6 2 (1.82%) DC/OS
6 2 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.91%) DevOps
3 27 (24.55%) Scrum
4 26 (23.64%) MVC
5 25 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 24 (21.82%) TDD
7 22 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (15.45%) BDD
8 17 (15.45%) Microservices
9 16 (14.55%) High Availability
9 16 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (13.64%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.73%) OO
11 14 (12.73%) Web Development
12 13 (11.82%) Configuration Management
12 13 (11.82%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (10.00%) SOA
14 10 (9.09%) Kanban
14 10 (9.09%) Machine Learning
15 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.64%) C#
2 31 (28.18%) Python
3 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.00%) Java
5 20 (18.18%) SQL
6 18 (16.36%) PHP
7 17 (15.45%) Bash Shell
8 15 (13.64%) C++
8 15 (13.64%) Ruby
9 8 (7.27%) Go
9 8 (7.27%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.45%) F#
10 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
11 5 (4.55%) Perl
11 5 (4.55%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.73%) C
12 3 (2.73%) Groovy
12 3 (2.73%) Java 8
13 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.91%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.64%) CEH
1 4 (3.64%) CREST Certified
1 4 (3.64%) OSCP
2 3 (2.73%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) CCNA
3 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.82%) PhD
4 1 (0.91%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.91%) CCNP
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.91%) MCSA
4 1 (0.91%) MCSE
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) GDPR
2 5 (4.55%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.64%) QA
4 2 (1.82%) SLA
5 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) Docker
2 8 (7.27%) Varnish
3 3 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) iptables
4 2 (1.82%) KVM
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.91%) DRBD
5 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 23 (20.91%) Ansible
2 16 (14.55%) Terraform
3 11 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (10.00%) Puppet
4 9 (8.18%) Kibana
4 9 (8.18%) Kubernetes
5 8 (7.27%) ZABBIX
6 5 (4.55%) Rundeck
7 4 (3.64%) Nessus
7 4 (3.64%) Nmap
8 3 (2.73%) Grafana
8 3 (2.73%) Marathon
8 3 (2.73%) Mesos
8 3 (2.73%) Packer
8 3 (2.73%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 15 (13.64%) Google
2 12 (10.91%) Oracle
3 10 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.55%) Teradata
6 4 (3.64%) Qualys
7 3 (2.73%) VMware
8 2 (1.82%) Cisco
8 2 (1.82%) Citrix
9 1 (0.91%) Dell
9 1 (0.91%) HP
9 1 (0.91%) Meraki