Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 34 68
Rank change year-on-year +19 +34 +30
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 166 85 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 10.44% 5.99% 3.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.86% 28.81% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 145 74 67
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -15.79% +18.75%
10th Percentile £33,750 £21,325 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,250 £57,500 £85,000
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £49,039 £41,000
% change year-on-year -3.14% +19.61% +9.33%

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 370 295 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 23.27% 20.77% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 332 268 152
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% -5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,825 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,349 £66,125
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +10 112 £52,500 +31.25% 33
Torfaen +19 23 £57,500 - 1
Newport +25 22 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Caerphilly -1 5 £44,000 -20.00%
Bridgend - 2 £62,500 - 2
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (53.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.36%) DevOps
4 63 (37.95%) Linux
5 60 (36.14%) Python
6 49 (29.52%) Docker
7 46 (27.71%) SQL
8 40 (24.10%) Finance
9 36 (21.69%) Java
9 36 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (20.48%) Web Services
11 32 (19.28%) Google
12 31 (18.67%) Software Engineering
12 31 (18.67%) Scrum
12 31 (18.67%) Ansible
13 30 (18.07%) C#
14 29 (17.47%) .NET
15 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
15 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
16 25 (15.06%) Google Cloud Platform
17 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
17 24 (14.46%) VMware
18 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (13.86%) Cloud Native
18 23 (13.86%) Jenkins
19 22 (13.25%) REST
19 22 (13.25%) Kubernetes
19 22 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
20 20 (12.05%) Configuration Management
21 19 (11.45%) TDD

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 10 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.82%) SAS
3 6 (3.61%) JBoss
4 5 (3.01%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.01%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.41%) Apache
5 4 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.41%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.81%) Confluence
6 3 (1.81%) nginx
6 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.81%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.81%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (1.20%) CMS
7 2 (1.20%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.60%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.60%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 89 (53.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (15.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 16 (9.64%) SaaS
4 14 (8.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (7.83%) Office 365
6 9 (5.42%) GitHub
7 8 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (4.82%) Stackdriver
8 5 (3.01%) IaaS
8 5 (3.01%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (3.01%) PaaS
8 5 (3.01%) Serverless
9 3 (1.81%) Slack
9 3 (1.81%) Trello
10 2 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.20%) Datadog
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.02%) Firewall
1 10 (6.02%) TCP/IP
1 10 (6.02%) Wireshark
2 9 (5.42%) HTTPS
3 5 (3.01%) DNS
3 5 (3.01%) HTTP
4 4 (2.41%) DHCP
4 4 (2.41%) VoIP
5 3 (1.81%) Skype
6 2 (1.20%) Broadband
6 2 (1.20%) IPv4
6 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.20%) Network Security
6 2 (1.20%) SMS
6 2 (1.20%) VLAN
6 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.60%) Internet
7 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.84%) NoSQL
3 17 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (9.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (6.63%) MySQL
7 9 (5.42%) Power BI
8 7 (4.22%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (3.01%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (3.01%) DB2
10 5 (3.01%) MariaDB
10 5 (3.01%) PowerPivot
10 5 (3.01%) SAS EBI
11 4 (2.41%) Big Data
11 4 (2.41%) QlikView
12 3 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (13.86%) Jenkins
2 18 (10.84%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.83%) Selenium
4 12 (7.23%) JIRA
5 8 (4.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (4.82%) CF BOSH
5 8 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (4.22%) Maven
7 6 (3.61%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.61%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.01%) GitLab
8 5 (3.01%) Gradle
8 5 (3.01%) Sonatype Nexus
8 5 (3.01%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (3.01%) webpack
9 3 (1.81%) CircleCI
9 3 (1.81%) Pylint
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.20%) Travis CI
General
1 40 (24.10%) Finance
2 12 (7.23%) Games
3 4 (2.41%) Welsh Language
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Electronics
5 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Marketing
5 2 (1.20%) Publishing
6 1 (0.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (24.70%) Developer
2 33 (19.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (13.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (11.45%) Architect
5 12 (7.23%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Java Developer
6 11 (6.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
7 10 (6.02%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.02%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.42%) Lead DevOps
8 9 (5.42%) Python Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Java Architect
9 8 (4.82%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.22%) Cloud Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.61%) AWS Architect
11 6 (3.61%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.61%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (20.48%) Web Services
2 29 (17.47%) .NET
3 22 (13.25%) REST
4 17 (10.24%) Spring
4 17 (10.24%) Spring Boot
5 15 (9.04%) HTML
6 14 (8.43%) JSON
7 12 (7.23%) RxJava
7 12 (7.23%) XML
8 11 (6.63%) React
8 11 (6.63%) Swagger
9 10 (6.02%) CSS
10 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET
10 9 (5.42%) Django
11 8 (4.82%) SOAP
12 7 (4.22%) jQuery
12 7 (4.22%) Node.js
12 7 (4.22%) WCF
13 6 (3.61%) AngularJS
13 6 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.86%) Cloud Native
2 18 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.04%) Fintech
4 13 (7.83%) User Experience
5 9 (5.42%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (4.82%) Analytical Mindset
7 6 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.81%) Digital TV
9 3 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.20%) Clustering
10 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.20%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.60%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (37.95%) Linux
2 19 (11.45%) CentOS
3 18 (10.84%) Ubuntu
4 15 (9.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (7.83%) Windows
6 9 (5.42%) Unix
7 8 (4.82%) Windows Server
8 7 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.41%) Debian
10 3 (1.81%) Android
10 3 (1.81%) Apple iOS
10 3 (1.81%) Solaris
11 2 (1.20%) DC/OS
11 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.20%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.36%) DevOps
3 36 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (18.67%) Scrum
4 31 (18.67%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (12.05%) Configuration Management
8 19 (11.45%) TDD
9 17 (10.24%) Analytics
9 17 (10.24%) Test Automation
10 16 (9.64%) SDLC
11 15 (9.04%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 14 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (8.43%) Problem-Solving
12 14 (8.43%) Unit Testing
13 12 (7.23%) Functional Programming
13 12 (7.23%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.23%) Microservices
14 11 (6.63%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 60 (36.14%) Python
2 46 (27.71%) SQL
3 36 (21.69%) Java
4 30 (18.07%) C#
5 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.24%) Bash Shell
7 14 (8.43%) Java 8
7 14 (8.43%) PowerShell
8 12 (7.23%) Groovy
9 9 (5.42%) C
10 8 (4.82%) Ruby
11 6 (3.61%) Go
12 5 (3.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (3.01%) VBA
13 4 (2.41%) Perl
13 4 (2.41%) Scala
13 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.81%) R
15 2 (1.20%) ES6
15 2 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (7.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.41%) MCSA
4 2 (1.20%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.20%) CISSP
4 2 (1.20%) MCP
4 2 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PMP
5 1 (0.60%) SAFe Agilist
5 1 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 49 (29.52%) Docker
2 15 (9.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.41%) XenApp
5 3 (1.81%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.81%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.81%) vSphere
6 2 (1.20%) HDFS
6 2 (1.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.60%) iptables
Systems Management
1 31 (18.67%) Ansible
2 22 (13.25%) Kubernetes
3 18 (10.84%) Puppet
4 16 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (6.63%) Terraform
6 5 (3.01%) Nagios
6 5 (3.01%) Packer
7 4 (2.41%) SCVMM
8 3 (1.81%) Salt
9 2 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.20%) Kibana
9 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.60%) Graphite
10 1 (0.60%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (19.28%) Google
2 24 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.46%) VMware
3 17 (10.24%) Red Hat
4 13 (7.83%) Oracle
5 10 (6.02%) Splunk
6 8 (4.82%) Tableau
7 6 (3.61%) Citrix
8 4 (2.41%) Apple
8 4 (2.41%) Avaya
8 4 (2.41%) Dell
8 4 (2.41%) Dell Compellent
8 4 (2.41%) EqualLogic
8 4 (2.41%) Freshdesk
8 4 (2.41%) IBM
8 4 (2.41%) Nexenta
8 4 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.41%) SAP
9 3 (1.81%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.81%) New Relic