Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 59 102
Rank change year-on-year +28 +43 -1
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 84 83 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.05% 3.85% 1.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.47% 42.56% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 76 73 33
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £21,500 £26,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £85,000 £72,500
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.61% +2.50% +14.29%

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 285 195 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.52% 9.04% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 263 164 144
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £64,625 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +46 60 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Newport -4 11 £40,000 -50.00%
Caerphilly -9 6 £55,000 +46.67%
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Torfaen -3 2 £47,500 -2.56%
Bridgend - 2 £36,250 -
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon AWS 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (41.67%) Linux
4 29 (34.52%) DevOps
5 21 (25.00%) C#
6 20 (23.81%) Java
6 20 (23.81%) Python
6 20 (23.81%) Ansible
7 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
7 19 (22.62%) Scrum
8 18 (21.43%) Docker
9 17 (20.24%) Unix
10 16 (19.05%) Web Services
10 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 16 (19.05%) MongoDB
11 15 (17.86%) RESTful
11 15 (17.86%) Puppet
11 15 (17.86%) Web Development
11 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
11 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
11 15 (17.86%) Finance
11 15 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (16.67%) Games
12 14 (16.67%) .NET
12 14 (16.67%) Windows
12 14 (16.67%) Bash Shell
13 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
13 13 (15.48%) MVC
14 12 (14.29%) TDD
14 12 (14.29%) Cisco

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 11 (13.10%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.33%) JBoss
3 6 (7.14%) IIS
4 3 (3.57%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.19%) CMS
5 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.19%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.71%) SaaS
3 8 (9.52%) Office 365
3 8 (9.52%) PaaS
4 7 (8.33%) IaaS
5 5 (5.95%) Bluemix
5 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.95%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.19%) GitHub
6 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.19%) Heroku
6 1 (1.19%) npm
6 1 (1.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) HTTP
2 5 (5.95%) Wireshark
3 4 (4.76%) Firewall
3 4 (4.76%) NAS
3 4 (4.76%) SAN
3 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (2.38%) DNS
4 2 (2.38%) LAN
4 2 (2.38%) SMS
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.19%) DHCP
5 1 (1.19%) IPsec
5 1 (1.19%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.19%) Network Security
5 1 (1.19%) SNMP
5 1 (1.19%) SSH
5 1 (1.19%) VLAN
5 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 15 (17.86%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.52%) MySQL
4 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.38%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.38%) Big Data
8 2 (2.38%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.19%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.19%) Redis
9 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.14%) Maven
4 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.76%) Ant
6 3 (3.57%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.38%) Selenium
7 2 (2.38%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.38%) Subversion
7 2 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.38%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.19%) Bower
8 1 (1.19%) GitLab
8 1 (1.19%) JIRA
8 1 (1.19%) JUnit
8 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 15 (17.86%) Finance
2 14 (16.67%) Games
3 2 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.38%) Welsh Language
4 1 (1.19%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (1.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 25 (29.76%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
4 9 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.33%) Graduate
5 7 (8.33%) Junior
5 7 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Junior Developer
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (5.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Unix Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) AngularJS
2 16 (19.05%) Web Services
3 15 (17.86%) RESTful
4 14 (16.67%) .NET
5 12 (14.29%) CSS
6 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET
6 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (11.90%) HTML
7 8 (9.52%) Node.js
7 8 (9.52%) REST
7 8 (9.52%) WCF
8 7 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (8.33%) Entity Framework
8 7 (8.33%) Spring
9 5 (5.95%) Kafka
9 5 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.95%) Laravel
9 5 (5.95%) MSMQ
9 5 (5.95%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Fintech
2 9 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.76%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.38%) Credit Risk
6 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.38%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) AS400
7 1 (1.19%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.19%) CMDB
7 1 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) iSeries
7 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (41.67%) Linux
2 17 (20.24%) Unix
3 14 (16.67%) Windows
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server
4 10 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.71%) CentOS
6 8 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 8 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.14%) Debian
8 2 (2.38%) Android
8 2 (2.38%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.38%) DC/OS
8 2 (2.38%) VMS
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.52%) DevOps
3 19 (22.62%) Scrum
4 15 (17.86%) Web Development
5 13 (15.48%) MVC
6 12 (14.29%) TDD
7 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
7 11 (13.10%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.10%) OO
8 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.52%) BDD
9 8 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (9.52%) Microservices
9 8 (9.52%) Open Source
10 6 (7.14%) OOP
10 6 (7.14%) Project Management
10 6 (7.14%) Test Automation
11 5 (5.95%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (5.95%) ITIL
11 5 (5.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (25.00%) C#
2 20 (23.81%) Java
2 20 (23.81%) Python
3 16 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.10%) Perl
5 11 (13.10%) PHP
6 10 (11.90%) SQL
7 7 (8.33%) C++
8 5 (5.95%) F#
8 5 (5.95%) Groovy
8 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 5 (5.95%) TypeScript
9 4 (4.76%) Go
10 3 (3.57%) C
10 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.38%) Erlang
12 1 (1.19%) AWK
12 1 (1.19%) Haskell
12 1 (1.19%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 6 (7.14%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.38%) CCNA
3 2 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.38%) PhD
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.19%) MCSA
4 1 (1.19%) MCSE
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) SLA
2 2 (2.38%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) GDPR
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (21.43%) Docker
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.76%) vSphere
4 3 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.19%) KVM
5 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (23.81%) Ansible
2 15 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (17.86%) Puppet
3 8 (9.52%) Terraform
4 5 (5.95%) Kibana
4 5 (5.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.57%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.19%) Nagios
6 1 (1.19%) Packer
6 1 (1.19%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.48%) Red Hat
3 12 (14.29%) Cisco
4 11 (13.10%) VMware
5 9 (10.71%) Google
6 5 (5.95%) AppDynamics
6 5 (5.95%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.95%) F5
6 5 (5.95%) Juniper
6 5 (5.95%) Splunk
6 5 (5.95%) Vyatta
7 4 (4.76%) Citrix
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle
9 2 (2.38%) Dell
10 1 (1.19%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.19%) HP
10 1 (1.19%) IBM
10 1 (1.19%) Perforce
10 1 (1.19%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.19%) Veeam