Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 101 116
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 18 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.14% 0.59% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.26% 3.23% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 19
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.29% -8.75% +77.78%
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,975 £19,500
90th Percentile £57,300 £44,000 £52,000
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £36,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +34.35% -15.12% +91.11%

Cloud Computing 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 342 248 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.70% 18.16% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 309 232 183
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,275 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,375 £60,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in South Wales.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cloud Computing in South Wales

Cloud Computing
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 Cloud Computing within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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 -15 12 £45,000 +23.29% 4
Newport - 5 £57,000 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £20,000 -
Cloud Computing
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 12 (66.67%) Java
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) CentOS
5 6 (33.33%) DevOps
5 6 (33.33%) Cisco
6 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
6 5 (27.78%) .NET
6 5 (27.78%) Debian
6 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Docker
6 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
6 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) Android
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC

Cloud Computing
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 5 (27.78%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (16.67%) Apache
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 3 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) nginx
3 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (16.67%) GitHub
4 3 (16.67%) Slack
4 3 (16.67%) Trello
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (5.56%) G Suite
5 1 (5.56%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) NetScaler
2 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) IPsec
2 4 (22.22%) VPN
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (5.56%) DNS
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) SSL
5 1 (5.56%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) CircleCI
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.56%) JMeter
3 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Lead Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Python Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) React Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior React Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Graduate Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) Django
3 3 (16.67%) React
3 3 (16.67%) React Native
4 1 (5.56%) CSS
4 1 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 3 (16.67%) Replication
2 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (27.78%) Debian
4 4 (22.22%) Android
5 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 3 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 3 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
4 5 (27.78%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Android Development
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 3 (16.67%) Open Source
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.56%) iptables
3 1 (5.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (27.78%) Citrix
2 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Google
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) EMC
4 3 (16.67%) Nimble Storage