Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 29 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 +20 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 156 148 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.22% 8.20% 5.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.77% 36.91% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 123 131 95
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,749 £29,405 £28,850
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £62,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +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 413 401 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 24.41% 22.22% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 344 315 285
Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,749 £25,000 £23,850
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,844 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 May 2019.

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 21 May 2019. 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 -9 96 £47,500 +11.76% 4
West Wales +7 36 £33,934 -30.80% 3
North Wales +15 22 £21,750 -48.82%
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 97 (62.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (30.77%) Python
4 46 (29.49%) DevOps
5 45 (28.85%) Linux
6 39 (25.00%) Java
7 37 (23.72%) .NET
8 36 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 34 (21.79%) Mentoring
10 32 (20.51%) Firewall
11 31 (19.87%) C#
12 30 (19.23%) Windows
13 28 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (17.31%) Ansible
14 27 (17.31%) Scrum
14 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
14 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
15 26 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 25 (16.03%) Fintech
17 24 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
17 24 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 24 (15.38%) CentOS
18 23 (14.74%) SQL
19 22 (14.10%) Jenkins
20 21 (13.46%) HTML
20 21 (13.46%) PHP
21 20 (12.82%) OOP
21 20 (12.82%) Unix
21 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
21 20 (12.82%) Kubernetes

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 10 (6.41%) OpenStack
2 8 (5.13%) Apache
2 8 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.85%) nginx
4 3 (1.92%) CMS
4 3 (1.92%) SAS
5 2 (1.28%) Confluence
5 2 (1.28%) JBoss
5 2 (1.28%) Jetty
5 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.28%) WordPress
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
6 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.64%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 97 (62.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (10.90%) Serverless
4 14 (8.97%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (7.69%) SaaS
7 10 (6.41%) Office 365
8 9 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (5.77%) IaaS
9 8 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 8 (5.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 5 (3.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (2.56%) GitHub
11 4 (2.56%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.92%) Datadog
13 2 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.64%) AWS CodePipeline
14 1 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 1 (0.64%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 32 (20.51%) Firewall
2 19 (12.18%) DNS
2 19 (12.18%) VPN
3 12 (7.69%) Network Security
4 8 (5.13%) HTTP
4 8 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.49%) HTTPS
5 7 (4.49%) Internet
6 6 (3.85%) DHCP
7 5 (3.21%) SAN
7 5 (3.21%) SMTP
8 4 (2.56%) Ethernet
8 4 (2.56%) FTP
9 3 (1.92%) LAN
9 3 (1.92%) WAN
10 2 (1.28%) Wireless
11 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.97%) MySQL
3 8 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (3.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (3.21%) Big Data
7 4 (2.56%) Power BI
8 3 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.92%) DB2
8 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.92%) PowerPivot
8 3 (1.92%) SAS EBI
9 2 (1.28%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.28%) Neo4j
9 2 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (14.10%) Jenkins
2 15 (9.62%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.13%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.85%) JIRA
4 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.21%) Selenium
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.56%) Subversion
6 4 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.56%) Travis CI
6 4 (2.56%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.28%) git-flow
7 2 (1.28%) Hudson
7 2 (1.28%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.28%) Pylint
8 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.64%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.64%) Mocha
General
1 17 (10.90%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Games
3 11 (7.05%) Automotive
4 4 (2.56%) Law
4 4 (2.56%) Welsh Language
5 3 (1.92%) Advertising
5 3 (1.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.28%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 28 (17.95%) Developer
2 19 (12.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (12.18%) IT Engineer
3 15 (9.62%) Junior
3 15 (9.62%) Software Engineer
4 14 (8.97%) Administrator
4 14 (8.97%) IT Security Engineer
4 14 (8.97%) Security Engineer
5 12 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Applications Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) Architect
6 11 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Senior Developer
8 9 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (5.77%) C# Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) IT Administrator
9 8 (5.13%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) .NET
2 21 (13.46%) HTML
3 18 (11.54%) CSS
4 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET
4 16 (10.26%) Web Services
5 15 (9.62%) AngularJS
6 14 (8.97%) LAMP
6 14 (8.97%) React
7 11 (7.05%) .NET Core
8 8 (5.13%) JSON
9 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (4.49%) jQuery
9 7 (4.49%) LEMP Stack
9 7 (4.49%) Node.js
10 6 (3.85%) .NET Framework
10 6 (3.85%) Django
10 6 (3.85%) RESTful
11 5 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.21%) React Native
12 4 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.03%) Fintech
2 20 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.05%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (5.77%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.85%) User Experience
6 5 (3.21%) Algorithms
6 5 (3.21%) Clustering
6 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (3.21%) Linux Command Line
6 5 (3.21%) Public Cloud
7 4 (2.56%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.56%) Wiki
8 3 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.28%) Digital TV
9 2 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (28.85%) Linux
2 30 (19.23%) Windows
3 24 (15.38%) CentOS
4 20 (12.82%) Unix
5 16 (10.26%) Windows Server
6 14 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.13%) Fedora
8 7 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (3.21%) Ubuntu
9 5 (3.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.92%) DC/OS
11 2 (1.28%) Debian
11 2 (1.28%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.64%) AIX
12 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.49%) DevOps
3 34 (21.79%) Mentoring
4 28 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (17.31%) Scrum
6 26 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 24 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (12.82%) OOP
9 19 (12.18%) Analytics
9 19 (12.18%) Cybersecurity
10 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.90%) Information Security
10 17 (10.90%) Migration
11 16 (10.26%) OO
12 15 (9.62%) Configuration Management
12 15 (9.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (8.97%) Security Testing
13 14 (8.97%) Service Delivery
13 14 (8.97%) SIEM
13 14 (8.97%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.77%) Python
2 39 (25.00%) Java
3 36 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 31 (19.87%) C#
5 23 (14.74%) SQL
6 21 (13.46%) PHP
7 14 (8.97%) Ruby
8 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.49%) Go
9 5 (3.21%) C++
9 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.92%) Perl
10 3 (1.92%) VBA
11 2 (1.28%) Java 8
12 1 (0.64%) C
12 1 (0.64%) Delphi
12 1 (0.64%) ES6
12 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.85%) Degree
2 5 (3.21%) CISSP
3 4 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 3 (1.92%) CISM
5 2 (1.28%) MCP
5 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.28%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) QA
2 3 (1.92%) COBIT
2 3 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.28%) SLA
4 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (10.90%) Docker
2 16 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 10 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.92%) VirtualBox
5 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.92%) vSphere
6 2 (1.28%) XenApp
7 1 (0.64%) KVM
7 1 (0.64%) vCloud
7 1 (0.64%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (17.31%) Ansible
2 20 (12.82%) Kubernetes
3 19 (12.18%) Puppet
4 18 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (7.69%) Terraform
6 8 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (3.21%) cPanel
7 5 (3.21%) Packer
7 5 (3.21%) Plesk
8 4 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (2.56%) Salt
9 1 (0.64%) Grafana
9 1 (0.64%) Kibana
9 1 (0.64%) Mesos
9 1 (0.64%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 27 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.18%) Google
3 16 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 15 (9.62%) VMware
5 5 (3.21%) Oracle
5 5 (3.21%) SAP
6 3 (1.92%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.92%) New Relic
6 3 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.92%) Splunk
7 2 (1.28%) Citrix
7 2 (1.28%) Zend
8 1 (0.64%) Adobe
8 1 (0.64%) Cisco
8 1 (0.64%) Dell
8 1 (0.64%) HP
8 1 (0.64%) Intel
8 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.64%) Sophos
8 1 (0.64%) Sybase