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

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 34 61
Rank change year-on-year +18 +27 +50
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 158 80 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.97% 5.80% 3.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.40% 31.62% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 140 73 73
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% -10.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,713 £26,500
90th Percentile £70,125 £62,000 £76,000
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +18.17% -2.35%

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 348 253 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.96% 18.35% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 314 237 176
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 23 October 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 October 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 +3 108 £52,500 +31.25% 14
Newport +18 22 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Torfaen +16 20 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Caerphilly -1 5 £44,000 -20.00%
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £40,000 -
Bridgend -4 1 £70,000 +93.10% 2
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 89 (56.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 68 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (42.41%) DevOps
4 58 (36.71%) Python
5 57 (36.08%) Linux
6 48 (30.38%) SQL
6 48 (30.38%) Docker
7 43 (27.22%) Web Services
8 40 (25.32%) Finance
9 32 (20.25%) Google
9 32 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (19.62%) Java
11 29 (18.35%) Scrum
12 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
13 27 (17.09%) JavaScript
13 27 (17.09%) Ansible
14 26 (16.46%) Google Cloud Platform
14 26 (16.46%) C#
14 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
15 25 (15.82%) REST
16 24 (15.19%) Cloud Native
16 24 (15.19%) VMware
17 23 (14.56%) Configuration Management
17 23 (14.56%) Bash Shell
17 23 (14.56%) Jenkins
18 22 (13.92%) Puppet
18 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
18 22 (13.92%) TDD
19 21 (13.29%) Ubuntu
19 21 (13.29%) CentOS

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 6 (3.80%) JBoss
2 5 (3.16%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.16%) SAS
2 5 (3.16%) WordPress
3 4 (2.53%) Apache
3 4 (2.53%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.53%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (2.53%) Confluence
3 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.53%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.90%) nginx
4 3 (1.90%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.27%) IIS
5 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.63%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 89 (56.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (16.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (9.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 13 (8.23%) Office 365
5 10 (6.33%) GitHub
6 9 (5.70%) SaaS
7 8 (5.06%) Stackdriver
8 7 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (3.80%) IaaS
9 6 (3.80%) IBM Cloud
9 6 (3.80%) PaaS
10 4 (2.53%) Serverless
10 4 (2.53%) Slack
10 4 (2.53%) Trello
11 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.63%) Apigee
11 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.49%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.59%) Firewall
3 10 (6.33%) Wireshark
4 9 (5.70%) DNS
5 5 (3.16%) HTTP
5 5 (3.16%) HTTPS
5 5 (3.16%) LAN
5 5 (3.16%) WAN
6 4 (2.53%) DHCP
6 4 (2.53%) VoIP
7 3 (1.90%) Skype
8 2 (1.27%) Broadband
8 2 (1.27%) IPv4
8 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.27%) Network Security
8 2 (1.27%) SMS
8 2 (1.27%) VLAN
8 2 (1.27%) VPN
8 2 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.46%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.76%) NoSQL
3 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.23%) MySQL
5 11 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (6.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (5.70%) Big Data
6 9 (5.70%) Power BI
7 8 (5.06%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (3.16%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (3.16%) DB2
9 5 (3.16%) Hadoop
9 5 (3.16%) MariaDB
9 5 (3.16%) PowerPivot
9 5 (3.16%) SAS EBI
9 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.53%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.53%) MongoDB
10 4 (2.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (14.56%) Jenkins
2 20 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.96%) JIRA
4 10 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (5.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (5.06%) CF BOSH
6 8 (5.06%) Maven
6 8 (5.06%) Selenium
6 8 (5.06%) Subversion
7 6 (3.80%) Gradle
7 6 (3.80%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.16%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.16%) webpack
9 4 (2.53%) GitLab
9 4 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.53%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.90%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.90%) JUnit
10 3 (1.90%) TestNG
General
1 40 (25.32%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Games
3 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
5 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.63%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 45 (28.48%) Developer
2 34 (21.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (13.92%) Cloud Engineer
4 17 (10.76%) Architect
5 12 (7.59%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.59%) Lead DevOps
5 12 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 10 (6.33%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (5.70%) Python Developer
7 9 (5.70%) Technical Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Java Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Lead Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Software Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Software Engineer
8 8 (5.06%) Technical Leader
9 7 (4.43%) AWS Architect
9 7 (4.43%) AWS DevOps
9 7 (4.43%) Cloud Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (27.22%) Web Services
2 25 (15.82%) REST
3 21 (13.29%) .NET
4 19 (12.03%) Spring
4 19 (12.03%) Spring Boot
5 18 (11.39%) HTML
6 15 (9.49%) XML
7 13 (8.23%) CSS
7 13 (8.23%) RxJava
8 12 (7.59%) JSON
8 12 (7.59%) React
8 12 (7.59%) Swagger
9 11 (6.96%) ASP.NET
10 10 (6.33%) SOAP
11 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.06%) Django
12 7 (4.43%) jQuery
12 7 (4.43%) WCF
13 6 (3.80%) .NET Framework
13 6 (3.80%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.19%) Cloud Native
2 17 (10.76%) Fintech
3 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.70%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (5.70%) User Experience
5 7 (4.43%) Clustering
5 7 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.53%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.53%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.27%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.63%) BBC
9 1 (0.63%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 57 (36.08%) Linux
2 21 (13.29%) CentOS
2 21 (13.29%) Ubuntu
3 15 (9.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (8.23%) Windows
5 8 (5.06%) Unix
6 6 (3.80%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.53%) Android
7 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.53%) Debian
7 4 (2.53%) Solaris
8 2 (1.27%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.63%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (43.04%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.41%) DevOps
3 32 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (18.35%) Scrum
5 28 (17.72%) Software Engineering
6 23 (14.56%) Configuration Management
7 22 (13.92%) TDD
8 19 (12.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 17 (10.76%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (10.76%) Mentoring
10 14 (8.86%) Analytics
10 14 (8.86%) SDLC
11 13 (8.23%) Functional Programming
12 12 (7.59%) Unit Testing
13 11 (6.96%) Microservices
13 11 (6.96%) MVC
13 11 (6.96%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (6.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 11 (6.96%) Test Automation
14 10 (6.33%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.71%) Python
2 48 (30.38%) SQL
3 31 (19.62%) Java
4 27 (17.09%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.46%) C#
6 23 (14.56%) Bash Shell
7 16 (10.13%) Java 8
8 14 (8.86%) PowerShell
9 13 (8.23%) Groovy
10 8 (5.06%) C
11 6 (3.80%) PHP
12 5 (3.16%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (3.16%) Shell Script
12 5 (3.16%) VBA
13 4 (2.53%) Perl
13 4 (2.53%) Ruby
13 4 (2.53%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.90%) Scala
15 2 (1.27%) XPath
16 1 (0.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 4 (2.53%) MCSA
2 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.90%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.63%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
1 2 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (30.38%) Docker
2 15 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.16%) Varnish
4 4 (2.53%) XenApp
5 3 (1.90%) vSphere
6 2 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.63%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.63%) iptables
7 1 (0.63%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 27 (17.09%) Ansible
2 22 (13.92%) Puppet
3 20 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (12.03%) Kubernetes
5 12 (7.59%) Terraform
6 6 (3.80%) ZABBIX
7 5 (3.16%) Nagios
8 4 (2.53%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.90%) Packer
10 2 (1.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.63%) Graphite
11 1 (0.63%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (20.25%) Google
2 24 (15.19%) VMware
3 22 (13.92%) Microsoft
4 20 (12.66%) Red Hat
5 10 (6.33%) Oracle
5 10 (6.33%) Tableau
6 9 (5.70%) Splunk
7 6 (3.80%) Citrix
8 5 (3.16%) IBM
9 4 (2.53%) Apple
9 4 (2.53%) Avaya
9 4 (2.53%) Dell
9 4 (2.53%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (2.53%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.53%) Freshdesk
9 4 (2.53%) Nexenta
9 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.90%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.90%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.27%) New Relic