Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 53 109
Rank change year-on-year +20 +56 +18
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 125 110 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.49% 4.70% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.89% 36.54% 21.19%
Number of salaries quoted 111 98 48
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -4.12% +14.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £16,700
90th Percentile £54,844 £85,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

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 Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 380 301 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 19.74% 12.86% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 319 245 229
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,900 £23,750 £20,900
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,000 £55,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Wales.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Wales over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Wales

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
South Wales +18 96 £40,000 -11.11% 14
West Wales +23 27 £49,039 +22.60%
North Wales -5 2 £42,500 +4.94% 2
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 72 (57.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (35.20%) Linux
4 33 (26.40%) Java
5 32 (25.60%) DevOps
6 31 (24.80%) Ansible
6 31 (24.80%) C#
7 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 30 (24.00%) Finance
7 30 (24.00%) RESTful
8 28 (22.40%) .NET
8 28 (22.40%) Mentoring
8 28 (22.40%) Jenkins
9 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering
10 25 (20.00%) Docker
10 25 (20.00%) Fintech
11 24 (19.20%) AngularJS
12 23 (18.40%) Puppet
12 23 (18.40%) MongoDB
12 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
12 23 (18.40%) MVC
13 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
13 20 (16.00%) Scrum
13 20 (16.00%) OO
14 18 (14.40%) CSS
14 18 (14.40%) Web Services
14 18 (14.40%) TDD
14 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
14 18 (14.40%) Elasticsearch
15 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET MVC

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (14.40%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.60%) CMS
3 6 (4.80%) OpenStack
3 6 (4.80%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.80%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.00%) Apache
5 3 (2.40%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.40%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.60%) WordPress
7 1 (0.80%) IIS
7 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.80%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 72 (57.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.80%) IaaS
3 10 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (8.00%) SaaS
4 9 (7.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 8 (6.40%) Amazon ELB
5 8 (6.40%) Amazon S3
5 8 (6.40%) Route 53
6 7 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (5.60%) PaaS
7 6 (4.80%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (4.80%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.80%) Office 365
7 6 (4.80%) Serverless
8 5 (4.00%) AWS OpsWorks
8 5 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (4.00%) npm
9 4 (3.20%) Bluemix
9 4 (3.20%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.80%) DNS
2 5 (4.00%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.20%) Firewall
3 4 (3.20%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.40%) DHCP
4 3 (2.40%) LAN
4 3 (2.40%) VPN
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.60%) HTTP
5 2 (1.60%) IPsec
5 2 (1.60%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.60%) Network Security
5 2 (1.60%) SAN
5 2 (1.60%) SNMP
5 2 (1.60%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.60%) VLAN
6 1 (0.80%) SMS
6 1 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (18.40%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.60%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (11.20%) MySQL
5 9 (7.20%) NoSQL
6 7 (5.60%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.60%) Big Data
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.60%) Redis
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) Jenkins
2 18 (14.40%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.20%) Maven
4 8 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (4.80%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.80%) JUnit
5 6 (4.80%) TeamCity
6 5 (4.00%) Ant
6 5 (4.00%) Bower
7 3 (2.40%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.40%) Selenium
7 3 (2.40%) Subversion
8 2 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.60%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.60%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.80%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.80%) The Grinder
9 1 (0.80%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 30 (24.00%) Finance
2 12 (9.60%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) Marketing
4 1 (0.80%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.80%) Law
4 1 (0.80%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.80%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 45 (36.00%) Developer
2 18 (14.40%) Cloud Engineer
3 16 (12.80%) .NET Developer
3 16 (12.80%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.00%) Architect
5 14 (11.20%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (9.60%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Lead Software Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Graduate
8 8 (6.40%) Junior
8 8 (6.40%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.80%) Junior Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (24.00%) RESTful
2 28 (22.40%) .NET
3 24 (19.20%) AngularJS
4 18 (14.40%) CSS
4 18 (14.40%) Web Services
5 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET
5 17 (13.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (13.60%) HTML
6 14 (11.20%) Spring
7 12 (9.60%) WCF
8 9 (7.20%) Node.js
9 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (6.40%) Entity Framework
9 8 (6.40%) Kafka
9 8 (6.40%) SOAP
9 8 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.80%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (4.80%) LAMP
10 6 (4.80%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.00%) Fintech
2 10 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.60%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.60%) Cloud Native
4 6 (4.80%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (4.00%) Private Cloud
5 5 (4.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.40%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.40%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.60%) Clustering
7 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.60%) User Experience
8 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.80%) Replication
8 1 (0.80%) Social Media
8 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 44 (35.20%) Linux
2 15 (12.00%) Unix
3 10 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (8.00%) Windows
4 8 (6.40%) CentOS
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.80%) Android
6 6 (4.80%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.40%) Debian
8 3 (2.40%) Solaris
8 3 (2.40%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.60%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.80%) Fedora
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.60%) DevOps
3 28 (22.40%) Mentoring
4 26 (20.80%) Software Engineering
5 23 (18.40%) MVC
6 20 (16.00%) OO
6 20 (16.00%) Scrum
6 20 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 18 (14.40%) TDD
8 16 (12.80%) Business Transformation
8 16 (12.80%) SEO
9 15 (12.00%) Microservices
9 15 (12.00%) OOP
10 14 (11.20%) BDD
10 14 (11.20%) Customer Requirements
10 14 (11.20%) Web Development
11 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.00%) SOA
11 10 (8.00%) Test Automation
12 9 (7.20%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 33 (26.40%) Java
2 31 (24.80%) C#
3 23 (18.40%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.80%) Python
4 16 (12.80%) SQL
5 13 (10.40%) Ruby
6 9 (7.20%) Bash Shell
6 9 (7.20%) C++
7 8 (6.40%) PHP
8 6 (4.80%) F#
9 5 (4.00%) Go
10 4 (3.20%) Perl
10 4 (3.20%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.60%) AWK
12 2 (1.60%) C
12 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.80%) Erlang
13 1 (0.80%) Groovy
13 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) CEH
2 4 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.20%) CREST Certified
2 4 (3.20%) OSCP
3 3 (2.40%) CCNA
3 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.60%) MCSA
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.80%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.80%) CCNP
5 1 (0.80%) MCSE
5 1 (0.80%) PhD
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) GDPR
2 3 (2.40%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.40%) QA
2 3 (2.40%) SLA
3 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) PSD2
System Software
1 25 (20.00%) Docker
2 4 (3.20%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.60%) KVM
5 1 (0.80%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.80%) Varnish
5 1 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (24.80%) Ansible
2 23 (18.40%) Puppet
3 15 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (9.60%) Terraform
5 9 (7.20%) Kibana
6 7 (5.60%) Kubernetes
7 6 (4.80%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (4.00%) Rundeck
9 4 (3.20%) Nessus
9 4 (3.20%) Nmap
10 3 (2.40%) Grafana
10 3 (2.40%) Marathon
10 3 (2.40%) Mesos
10 3 (2.40%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.80%) Packer
11 1 (0.80%) SCCM
11 1 (0.80%) SCOM
11 1 (0.80%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.80%) SCSM
Vendors
1 15 (12.00%) Red Hat
2 14 (11.20%) Google
3 12 (9.60%) Microsoft
4 10 (8.00%) Oracle
5 9 (7.20%) VMware
6 7 (5.60%) Cisco
7 4 (3.20%) AppDynamics
7 4 (3.20%) CheckPoint
7 4 (3.20%) Citrix
7 4 (3.20%) F5
7 4 (3.20%) Juniper
7 4 (3.20%) Qualys
7 4 (3.20%) Splunk
7 4 (3.20%) Vyatta
8 2 (1.60%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Teradata
9 1 (0.80%) Dell
9 1 (0.80%) Meraki