Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 35 74
Rank change year-on-year +17 +39 +15
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 136 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.66% 6.37% 3.00%
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.22% 40.24% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 121 88 67
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,695 £31,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £63,000
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £49,039 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.14% +8.97% -

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 288 251 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.45% 15.84% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 247 233 206
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.52% +6.67% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +9 93 £50,000 +25.00% 16
Newport +27 23 £42,500 -19.05% 2
Torfaen +8 15 £50,000 +20.48% 3
Vale of Glamorgan - 3 £42,500 - 1
Bridgend -3 1 £70,000 +93.10% 2
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 66 (48.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (39.71%) Python
3 53 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (36.76%) DevOps
5 45 (33.09%) SQL
6 40 (29.41%) Linux
7 35 (25.74%) Finance
8 33 (24.26%) Mentoring
9 31 (22.79%) SQL Server
10 30 (22.06%) MySQL
11 29 (21.32%) Git (software)
12 28 (20.59%) C#
12 28 (20.59%) Docker
13 27 (19.85%) Web Services
14 26 (19.12%) Bash Shell
15 25 (18.38%) Java
16 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
16 24 (17.65%) Scrum
16 24 (17.65%) Puppet
16 24 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
16 24 (17.65%) Fintech
17 22 (16.18%) Configuration Management
17 22 (16.18%) Software Engineering
18 21 (15.44%) TDD
18 21 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (15.44%) Jenkins
19 20 (14.71%) Ansible
19 20 (14.71%) High Availability
19 20 (14.71%) PHP
20 19 (13.97%) .NET

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 13 (9.56%) WordPress
2 9 (6.62%) Apache
3 8 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 6 (4.41%) CMS
6 4 (2.94%) Apache Pig
6 4 (2.94%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.94%) Confluence
7 3 (2.21%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (2.21%) JBoss
7 3 (2.21%) OpenStack
7 3 (2.21%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.74%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.74%) IIS
8 1 (0.74%) Jetty
8 1 (0.74%) nginx
8 1 (0.74%) SAS
8 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 66 (48.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (13.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (10.29%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (5.88%) PaaS
5 6 (4.41%) IBM Cloud
6 5 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.68%) IaaS
6 5 (3.68%) Serverless
7 4 (2.94%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.94%) GitHub
7 4 (2.94%) Route 53
7 4 (2.94%) SaaS
8 3 (2.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (2.21%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (2.21%) Office 365
8 3 (2.21%) Slack
8 3 (2.21%) Trello
8 3 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.47%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.76%) DNS
2 15 (11.03%) TCP/IP
3 14 (10.29%) LAN
3 14 (10.29%) WAN
4 6 (4.41%) Firewall
4 6 (4.41%) Wireshark
5 4 (2.94%) VPN
6 2 (1.47%) HTTP
6 2 (1.47%) IPv4
6 2 (1.47%) SSL
6 2 (1.47%) VLAN
6 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.74%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.74%) Internet
7 1 (0.74%) IPsec
7 1 (0.74%) Network Security
7 1 (0.74%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.79%) SQL Server
2 30 (22.06%) MySQL
3 14 (10.29%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.09%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.15%) Big Data
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.41%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (2.94%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.94%) Power BI
8 4 (2.94%) Presto
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.21%) QlikView
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 21 (15.44%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.50%) Subversion
4 9 (6.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (5.88%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.88%) JUnit
5 8 (5.88%) Maven
6 7 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (2.94%) JIRA
8 3 (2.21%) Gerrit
8 3 (2.21%) Gradle
9 2 (1.47%) Ant
9 2 (1.47%) CF BOSH
9 2 (1.47%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.47%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.47%) TestNG
9 2 (1.47%) Travis CI
9 2 (1.47%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 35 (25.74%) Finance
2 4 (2.94%) Marketing
3 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.74%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 47 (34.56%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Architect
3 20 (14.71%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (11.03%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.56%) Lead DevOps
6 11 (8.09%) AWS DevOps
6 11 (8.09%) Senior Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) AWS Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.15%) Team Leader
9 6 (4.41%) DBA
9 6 (4.41%) DevOps Architect
9 6 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Python Developer
9 6 (4.41%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.68%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.85%) Web Services
2 19 (13.97%) .NET
2 19 (13.97%) Spring
3 17 (12.50%) HTML
3 17 (12.50%) LAMP
4 16 (11.76%) CSS
5 15 (11.03%) RESTful
6 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET
6 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (9.56%) REST
8 12 (8.82%) Spring Boot
9 9 (6.62%) SOAP
10 7 (5.15%) JSON
10 7 (5.15%) React
10 7 (5.15%) XML
11 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.41%) Kafka
11 6 (4.41%) RxJava
12 5 (3.68%) Swagger
13 4 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.65%) Fintech
2 14 (10.29%) Clustering
3 13 (9.56%) Cloud Native
3 13 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.62%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.41%) User Experience
7 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.47%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.47%) Social Media
10 1 (0.74%) BBC
10 1 (0.74%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (29.41%) Linux
2 12 (8.82%) CentOS
3 11 (8.09%) Ubuntu
4 10 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.88%) Unix
6 6 (4.41%) Solaris
6 6 (4.41%) Windows
7 4 (2.94%) Android
7 4 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 3 (2.21%) Debian
9 2 (1.47%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.74%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (36.76%) DevOps
3 33 (24.26%) Mentoring
4 24 (17.65%) Scrum
5 22 (16.18%) Configuration Management
5 22 (16.18%) Software Engineering
6 21 (15.44%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (15.44%) TDD
7 20 (14.71%) High Availability
8 15 (11.03%) Load Balancing
8 15 (11.03%) Microservices
8 15 (11.03%) MVC
9 13 (9.56%) BDD
9 13 (9.56%) Content Management
9 13 (9.56%) Test Automation
10 12 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (8.09%) SOA
12 10 (7.35%) Analytics
13 9 (6.62%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 54 (39.71%) Python
2 45 (33.09%) SQL
3 28 (20.59%) C#
4 26 (19.12%) Bash Shell
5 25 (18.38%) Java
6 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 20 (14.71%) PHP
8 14 (10.29%) Shell Script
9 11 (8.09%) C++
9 11 (8.09%) PowerShell
9 11 (8.09%) Ruby
10 9 (6.62%) Java 8
11 6 (4.41%) C
11 6 (4.41%) Groovy
11 6 (4.41%) Perl
12 5 (3.68%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.94%) Go
14 2 (1.47%) Scala
14 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (4.41%) Degree
2 4 (2.94%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.47%) CEH
4 2 (1.47%) CREST Certified
4 2 (1.47%) MCSA
4 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.47%) OSCP
4 2 (1.47%) PhD
5 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PMP
5 1 (0.74%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.68%) GDPR
2 4 (2.94%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) GCP
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (20.59%) Docker
2 13 (9.56%) Varnish
3 5 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.21%) iptables
5 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.74%) Postfix
6 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 24 (17.65%) Puppet
2 20 (14.71%) Ansible
3 16 (11.76%) Terraform
4 14 (10.29%) ZABBIX
5 11 (8.09%) Kubernetes
6 4 (2.94%) SCVMM
7 3 (2.21%) Grafana
7 3 (2.21%) Kibana
7 3 (2.21%) Marathon
7 3 (2.21%) Mesos
7 3 (2.21%) Packer
7 3 (2.21%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.21%) Rundeck
8 2 (1.47%) Nessus
8 2 (1.47%) Nmap
8 2 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.74%) Graphite
9 1 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (12.50%) Google
2 16 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 13 (9.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.56%) Oracle
4 7 (5.15%) Tableau
5 5 (3.68%) Teradata
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
6 4 (2.94%) IBM
7 3 (2.21%) Splunk
8 2 (1.47%) Ivanti
8 2 (1.47%) New Relic
8 2 (1.47%) Qualys
8 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.74%) Apigee
9 1 (0.74%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco
9 1 (0.74%) Mashery
9 1 (0.74%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.74%) PagerDuty
9 1 (0.74%) Perforce