Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 24 82
Rank change year-on-year +3 +58 +21
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 182 171 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.50% 8.07% 2.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.94% 44.07% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 165 155 75
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £49,039 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% -
10th Percentile £29,405 £31,350 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,946 £65,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

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 405 388 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 21.14% 18.31% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 345 354 221
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,700 £24,650 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,100 £57,946 £58,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +14 134 £50,000 +20.48% 28
West Wales +3 47 £47,500 -3.14% 1
North Wales 0 1 - - 1
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 87 (47.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (30.22%) Mentoring
4 54 (29.67%) Software Engineering
4 54 (29.67%) Linux
4 54 (29.67%) Python
5 53 (29.12%) DevOps
6 52 (28.57%) Java
7 50 (27.47%) SQL
8 42 (23.08%) Web Services
9 40 (21.98%) Docker
10 37 (20.33%) Unix
10 37 (20.33%) SQL Server
11 36 (19.78%) Service Delivery
12 35 (19.23%) Finance
13 34 (18.68%) OO
13 34 (18.68%) Ansible
14 32 (17.58%) Puppet
14 32 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (16.48%) Bash Shell
16 29 (15.93%) OOP
17 28 (15.38%) E-Commerce
18 27 (14.84%) C#
18 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
19 26 (14.29%) Jenkins
20 25 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
20 25 (13.74%) MySQL
20 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
20 25 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (13.74%) Problem-Solving

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 12 (6.59%) WordPress
2 8 (4.40%) Confluence
3 6 (3.30%) Apache
3 6 (3.30%) IIS
4 5 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (2.75%) CMS
4 5 (2.75%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.20%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.20%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.20%) JBoss
5 4 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.65%) Apache Airflow
6 3 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.65%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.65%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.10%) SAS
8 1 (0.55%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.55%) Jetty
8 1 (0.55%) nginx
8 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 87 (47.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (12.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 19 (10.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.95%) Office 365
6 7 (3.85%) PaaS
7 6 (3.30%) IaaS
7 6 (3.30%) IBM Cloud
8 5 (2.75%) Mimecast
8 5 (2.75%) Serverless
9 4 (2.20%) GitHub
9 4 (2.20%) SaaS
9 4 (2.20%) Stackdriver
10 3 (1.65%) Slack
10 3 (1.65%) Trello
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.55%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.55%) G Suite
11 1 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.54%) DNS
2 17 (9.34%) TCP/IP
3 14 (7.69%) LAN
3 14 (7.69%) WAN
4 12 (6.59%) Firewall
5 9 (4.95%) Wireshark
6 6 (3.30%) DHCP
6 6 (3.30%) VPN
7 5 (2.75%) SAN
8 3 (1.65%) HTTP
8 3 (1.65%) SSL
8 3 (1.65%) VLAN
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
9 2 (1.10%) Internet
9 2 (1.10%) IPsec
9 2 (1.10%) IPv4
9 2 (1.10%) Network Security
9 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.55%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (13.74%) MySQL
3 17 (9.34%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.04%) MongoDB
4 11 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.85%) Big Data
8 6 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.75%) Power BI
9 5 (2.75%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (2.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (2.20%) Apache Hive
10 4 (2.20%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.20%) Presto
11 3 (1.65%) QlikView
11 3 (1.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (1.10%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 16 (8.79%) Subversion
4 10 (5.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (4.95%) JIRA
6 8 (4.40%) Maven
6 8 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.75%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.20%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.20%) CF BOSH
8 4 (2.20%) Gradle
8 4 (2.20%) JUnit
8 4 (2.20%) Spinnaker
9 3 (1.65%) Gerrit
9 3 (1.65%) TestNG
10 2 (1.10%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (1.10%) webpack
General
1 35 (19.23%) Finance
2 4 (2.20%) Games
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
3 3 (1.65%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 48 (26.37%) Developer
2 22 (12.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (10.99%) Architect
5 19 (10.44%) Software Engineer
6 16 (8.79%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 13 (7.14%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.59%) Lead DevOps
10 11 (6.04%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (6.04%) Support Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Applications Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.95%) Applications Support Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Lead Software Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.95%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (4.40%) Cloud Architect
12 8 (4.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (23.08%) Web Services
2 19 (10.44%) .NET
2 19 (10.44%) Spring
3 18 (9.89%) HTML
3 18 (9.89%) Spring Boot
4 16 (8.79%) CSS
5 15 (8.24%) REST
6 14 (7.69%) LAMP
7 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 13 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (6.04%) RxJava
8 11 (6.04%) SOAP
8 11 (6.04%) XML
9 10 (5.49%) Swagger
10 9 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
10 9 (4.95%) JSON
10 9 (4.95%) RESTful
11 7 (3.85%) React
12 6 (3.30%) AngularJS
13 4 (2.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.09%) Fintech
3 19 (10.44%) Clustering
4 17 (9.34%) Cloud Native
5 12 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.95%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.95%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (3.30%) Replication
7 6 (3.30%) User Experience
8 4 (2.20%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.20%) Fat Client
8 4 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.20%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.65%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.55%) BBC
11 1 (0.55%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 54 (29.67%) Linux
2 37 (20.33%) Unix
3 15 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (7.69%) CentOS
4 14 (7.69%) Ubuntu
5 13 (7.14%) Windows
6 7 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 4 (2.20%) AIX
7 4 (2.20%) Android
7 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.20%) Debian
7 4 (2.20%) HPUX
8 3 (1.65%) Solaris
9 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.55%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (46.70%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (30.22%) Mentoring
3 54 (29.67%) Software Engineering
4 53 (29.12%) DevOps
5 36 (19.78%) Service Delivery
6 34 (18.68%) OO
7 32 (17.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 29 (15.93%) OOP
9 28 (15.38%) E-Commerce
10 25 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (12.64%) Scrum
12 22 (12.09%) Configuration Management
12 22 (12.09%) High Availability
13 19 (10.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 19 (10.44%) TDD
14 17 (9.34%) Load Balancing
15 15 (8.24%) Software Delivery
16 14 (7.69%) MVC
17 13 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 54 (29.67%) Python
2 52 (28.57%) Java
3 50 (27.47%) SQL
4 30 (16.48%) Bash Shell
5 27 (14.84%) C#
6 23 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 19 (10.44%) PowerShell
8 17 (9.34%) PHP
8 17 (9.34%) Shell Script
9 14 (7.69%) Java 8
10 10 (5.49%) Groovy
11 9 (4.95%) C++
12 8 (4.40%) C
12 8 (4.40%) Ruby
13 7 (3.85%) Perl
14 4 (2.20%) Go
14 4 (2.20%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.10%) VBA
16 2 (1.10%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (3.85%) Degree
1 7 (3.85%) MCSA
1 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.20%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.55%) CCIE
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.55%) JNCIE
5 1 (0.55%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.55%) PhD
5 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PMP
5 1 (0.55%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.99%) QA
2 4 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.20%) GDPR
2 4 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) GCP
System Software
1 40 (21.98%) Docker
2 14 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.59%) Varnish
4 7 (3.85%) Active Directory
5 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.65%) iptables
8 2 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.55%) Postfix
9 1 (0.55%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.55%) vSphere
9 1 (0.55%) XenApp
9 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (18.68%) Ansible
2 32 (17.58%) Puppet
3 23 (12.64%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (12.64%) Terraform
4 15 (8.24%) Kubernetes
5 13 (7.14%) ZABBIX
6 8 (4.40%) Packer
7 5 (2.75%) SCCM
7 5 (2.75%) SCOM
8 4 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (2.20%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.20%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.20%) SCSM
8 4 (2.20%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.20%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.55%) Nagios
10 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.55%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (13.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (12.09%) Google
3 20 (10.99%) Red Hat
4 17 (9.34%) VMware
5 10 (5.49%) ServiceNow
6 9 (4.95%) HP
6 9 (4.95%) Oracle
7 8 (4.40%) IBM
7 8 (4.40%) Tableau
8 6 (3.30%) Citrix
8 6 (3.30%) Splunk
9 5 (2.75%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.75%) Cisco
10 4 (2.20%) Actifio
10 4 (2.20%) BMC
10 4 (2.20%) Teradata
11 3 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.10%) F5
12 2 (1.10%) Juniper