Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 21 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 +20 +45
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 94 110 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.57% 8.40% 5.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.02% 44.00% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 79 98 76
South Wales median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £33,799 £30,750 £28,659
90th Percentile £75,000 £63,500 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%

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 303 250 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.17% 19.10% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 268 212 207
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £23,075
90th Percentile £59,125 £53,750 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% -3.13%

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 24 May 2019.

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 24 May 2019. 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 -8 70 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Newport +4 15 £42,500 - 2
Torfaen -1 3 £63,000 +40.00%
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £40,000 -
Bridgend - 2 £62,500 -
Vale of Glamorgan +2 1 - -
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 52 (55.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (38.30%) DevOps
4 34 (36.17%) Python
5 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
6 30 (31.91%) .NET
7 29 (30.85%) C#
8 27 (28.72%) Linux
9 25 (26.60%) Scrum
10 19 (20.21%) HTML
11 18 (19.15%) Google
11 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
12 17 (18.09%) Google Cloud Platform
12 17 (18.09%) Java
12 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
13 16 (17.02%) CSS
13 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.96%) PHP
14 15 (15.96%) Ansible
14 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
14 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
15 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
15 14 (14.89%) SQL
15 14 (14.89%) Web Services
15 14 (14.89%) Finance
15 14 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
16 13 (13.83%) Games
16 13 (13.83%) Docker
17 12 (12.77%) Microservices

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 7 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
2 3 (3.19%) SAS
3 2 (2.13%) Apache
3 2 (2.13%) JBoss
3 2 (2.13%) Jetty
3 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.13%) WordPress
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.06%) Confluence
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 52 (55.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (18.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (12.77%) SaaS
4 8 (8.51%) Serverless
5 6 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (5.32%) Office 365
7 4 (4.26%) GitHub
7 4 (4.26%) Power Platform
8 3 (3.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (3.19%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (2.13%) Datadog
10 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
10 1 (1.06%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) HTTPS
2 5 (5.32%) Firewall
3 4 (4.26%) Ethernet
3 4 (4.26%) FTP
4 3 (3.19%) HTTP
5 2 (2.13%) Internet
5 2 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (1.06%) LAN
6 1 (1.06%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) MySQL
2 7 (7.45%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.32%) Big Data
5 4 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (4.26%) Power BI
6 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.19%) DB2
6 3 (3.19%) PowerPivot
6 3 (3.19%) SAS EBI
7 2 (2.13%) Neo4j
7 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.06%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.32%) Selenium
5 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (4.26%) JIRA
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (4.26%) Subversion
5 4 (4.26%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.19%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
7 2 (2.13%) git-flow
7 2 (2.13%) Hudson
7 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.06%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.06%) Mocha
8 1 (1.06%) Pylint
8 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Games
3 4 (4.26%) Law
3 4 (4.26%) Welsh Language
4 3 (3.19%) Advertising
4 3 (3.19%) Automotive
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Developer
2 18 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) .NET Developer
3 11 (11.70%) Architect
4 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 8 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 8 (8.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Azure Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Security Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.38%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Software Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) DBA
8 4 (4.26%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (31.91%) .NET
2 19 (20.21%) HTML
3 16 (17.02%) CSS
4 14 (14.89%) AngularJS
4 14 (14.89%) Web Services
5 11 (11.70%) .NET Core
5 11 (11.70%) React
6 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 8 (8.51%) JSON
7 8 (8.51%) LAMP
8 7 (7.45%) jQuery
9 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (6.38%) Node.js
10 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.32%) Django
10 5 (5.32%) RESTful
11 4 (4.26%) CSS3
11 4 (4.26%) Laravel
11 4 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.51%) Fintech
3 7 (7.45%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (6.38%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.38%) User Experience
5 5 (5.32%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.26%) Wiki
7 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.13%) Clustering
8 2 (2.13%) Digital TV
8 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.06%) LPAR
9 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.06%) Social Media
9 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 11 (11.70%) Windows
3 8 (8.51%) CentOS
4 6 (6.38%) Unix
5 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
6 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.13%) DC/OS
7 2 (2.13%) Debian
7 2 (2.13%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.06%) AIX
8 1 (1.06%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) DevOps
3 25 (26.60%) Scrum
4 18 (19.15%) Mentoring
5 15 (15.96%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.83%) Software Engineering
8 12 (12.77%) Analytics
8 12 (12.77%) Microservices
8 12 (12.77%) MVC
9 11 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (11.70%) Machine Learning
9 11 (11.70%) SOLID
10 10 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (10.64%) TDD
10 10 (10.64%) Test Automation
11 9 (9.57%) Artificial Intelligence
12 8 (8.51%) Migration
13 7 (7.45%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (7.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.17%) Python
2 33 (35.11%) JavaScript
3 29 (30.85%) C#
4 17 (18.09%) Java
5 15 (15.96%) PHP
6 14 (14.89%) SQL
7 7 (7.45%) Bash Shell
7 7 (7.45%) Go
8 5 (5.32%) Ruby
9 4 (4.26%) C++
10 3 (3.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.19%) VBA
11 1 (1.06%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Delphi
11 1 (1.06%) ES6
11 1 (1.06%) Java 8
11 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) CISSP
1 5 (5.32%) Degree
2 4 (4.26%) AWS Certification
3 3 (3.19%) CISM
4 2 (2.13%) MCP
4 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) COBIT
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Docker
2 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.19%) vSphere
5 2 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.13%) VirtualBox
5 2 (2.13%) XenApp
6 1 (1.06%) KVM
6 1 (1.06%) vCloud
6 1 (1.06%) VMware NSX
6 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) Ansible
2 12 (12.77%) Terraform
3 10 (10.64%) Puppet
4 9 (9.57%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.45%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.26%) Salt
7 3 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (3.19%) Packer
8 1 (1.06%) Grafana
8 1 (1.06%) Kibana
8 1 (1.06%) Mesos
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Google
2 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.64%) VMware
4 8 (8.51%) Red Hat
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle
5 5 (5.32%) SAP
6 3 (3.19%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.13%) Citrix
7 2 (2.13%) New Relic
7 2 (2.13%) Splunk
7 2 (2.13%) Zend
8 1 (1.06%) Adobe
8 1 (1.06%) Cisco
8 1 (1.06%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.06%) HP
8 1 (1.06%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.06%) Sophos
8 1 (1.06%) Sybase