Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 55 99
Rank change year-on-year +15 +44 +8
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 76 87 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.65% 4.47% 1.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.01% 45.08% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 68 76 43
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.95% +14.71% +14.86%
10th Percentile £21,250 £27,500 £20,200
90th Percentile £48,750 £85,000 £72,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +16.44%

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 262 193 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.48% 9.92% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 238 157 174
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -5.41%
10th Percentile £21,000 £23,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,250 £70,000 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -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 20 January 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 20 January 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 +27 57 £38,500 -23.00% 17
Newport -1 12 £40,000 -50.00% 5
Monmouthshire - 3 £40,000 -
Torfaen -4 2 - -
Caerphilly -8 2 £55,000 +89.66%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £40,000 - 1
Amazon AWS
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 (56.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.16%) C#
4 25 (32.89%) RESTful
5 24 (31.58%) .NET
5 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
6 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
7 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
8 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 20 (26.32%) Fintech
9 19 (25.00%) Linux
9 19 (25.00%) MVC
10 18 (23.68%) Finance
11 17 (22.37%) TDD
11 17 (22.37%) Scrum
11 17 (22.37%) CSS
11 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
11 17 (22.37%) Web Development
11 17 (22.37%) Ansible
11 17 (22.37%) Docker
12 16 (21.05%) Java
13 15 (19.74%) HTML
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
13 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
14 14 (18.42%) DevOps
14 14 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (18.42%) Web Services
15 13 (17.11%) OO
15 13 (17.11%) Games

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 14 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.89%) CMS
2 6 (7.89%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.95%) IIS
3 3 (3.95%) JBoss
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 43 (56.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.47%) SaaS
3 5 (6.58%) IaaS
3 5 (6.58%) Office 365
3 5 (6.58%) PaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Bluemix
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
4 4 (5.26%) npm
5 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.32%) GitHub
6 1 (1.32%) Heroku
6 1 (1.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Wireshark
2 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) HTTP
3 3 (3.95%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (2.63%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.63%) DHCP
4 2 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (2.63%) IPsec
4 2 (2.63%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) NAS
4 2 (2.63%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.63%) SNMP
4 2 (2.63%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (2.63%) VLAN
4 2 (2.63%) VPN
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
5 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) MongoDB
2 20 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 10 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (7.89%) NoSQL
6 5 (6.58%) MySQL
7 4 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (2.63%) Big Data
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.32%) Redis
9 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (5.26%) Bower
6 2 (2.63%) Selenium
6 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 2 (2.63%) Subversion
6 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.32%) JIRA
7 1 (1.32%) JUnit
7 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.32%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.32%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 39 (51.32%) Developer
2 15 (19.74%) Senior Developer
3 14 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.53%) Graduate
4 8 (10.53%) Junior
4 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Junior Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Architect
7 5 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.95%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) RESTful
2 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
3 17 (22.37%) CSS
4 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET
4 15 (19.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (19.74%) HTML
5 14 (18.42%) Web Services
6 12 (15.79%) WCF
7 10 (13.16%) Spring
8 9 (11.84%) Node.js
9 8 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 8 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (10.53%) Entity Framework
10 7 (9.21%) Kafka
10 7 (9.21%) SOAP
10 7 (9.21%) Spring Boot
10 7 (9.21%) Thymeleaf
10 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) Fintech
2 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.95%) Cloud Native
4 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.63%) User Experience
6 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Unix
3 8 (10.53%) Windows
4 7 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.89%) Android
5 6 (7.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.89%) CentOS
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.95%) Debian
7 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.63%) DC/OS
9 1 (1.32%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.00%) MVC
3 17 (22.37%) Scrum
3 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
3 17 (22.37%) TDD
3 17 (22.37%) Web Development
4 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.42%) DevOps
6 13 (17.11%) Microservices
6 13 (17.11%) OO
7 10 (13.16%) OOP
8 9 (11.84%) BDD
9 8 (10.53%) Test Automation
10 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.89%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (7.89%) Kanban
10 6 (7.89%) Multithreading
10 6 (7.89%) SDLC
10 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
11 5 (6.58%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) C#
2 21 (27.63%) JavaScript
3 16 (21.05%) Java
4 9 (11.84%) Python
5 8 (10.53%) C++
5 8 (10.53%) Ruby
6 7 (9.21%) Go
6 7 (9.21%) SQL
7 6 (7.89%) F#
8 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
8 5 (6.58%) TypeScript
9 4 (5.26%) PHP
10 2 (2.63%) AWK
10 2 (2.63%) C
10 2 (2.63%) Perl
11 1 (1.32%) Erlang
11 1 (1.32%) Groovy
11 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) CCNA
2 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.63%) CEH
3 2 (2.63%) CREST Certified
3 2 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.63%) OSCP
4 1 (1.32%) CCNP
4 1 (1.32%) MCSA
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) GDPR
1 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.63%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 17 (22.37%) Docker
2 4 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.95%) KVM
4 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) Ansible
2 8 (10.53%) Terraform
3 6 (7.89%) Kibana
4 5 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (6.58%) Puppet
5 4 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.63%) Nessus
6 2 (2.63%) Nmap
6 2 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.32%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Google
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 9 (11.84%) Cisco
4 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.21%) VMware
5 4 (5.26%) AppDynamics
5 4 (5.26%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.26%) Citrix
5 4 (5.26%) F5
5 4 (5.26%) Juniper
5 4 (5.26%) Splunk
5 4 (5.26%) Vyatta
6 2 (2.63%) Qualys
7 1 (1.32%) Dell
7 1 (1.32%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Meraki
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle