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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK / Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 89 87
Rank change year-on-year +47 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 63 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.71% 1.29% 1.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.59% 13.95% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 53 17 18
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.77% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,800 £30,825
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +11.11%  

Amazon AWS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Cloud Computing Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 177 129 111
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 16.05% 9.23% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 155 125 96
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -10.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,800 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Amazon AWS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +51 53 £42,500 -15.00% 10
West Wales - 10 £40,000 - 2
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (35.25%) Linux
4 39 (31.97%) Windows
4 39 (31.97%) SQL
4 39 (31.97%) Web Services
4 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
5 35 (28.69%) Python
6 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
7 31 (25.41%) .NET
8 30 (24.59%) C#
9 29 (23.77%) HTML
9 29 (23.77%) Scrum
10 28 (22.95%) VMware
10 28 (22.95%) Java
10 28 (22.95%) OO
11 27 (22.13%) DevOps
12 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
13 25 (20.49%) MVC
13 25 (20.49%) Elasticsearch
13 25 (20.49%) NoSQL
14 24 (19.67%) MongoDB
14 24 (19.67%) Big Data
15 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
15 22 (18.03%) Software Engineering
16 21 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
17 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
17 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET

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 25 (20.49%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (12.30%) Apache Spark
3 9 (7.38%) IIS
4 8 (6.56%) OpenStack
5 7 (5.74%) MS Exchange
6 6 (4.92%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (4.92%) JBoss
7 5 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (4.10%) nginx
8 4 (3.28%) Apache
8 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.28%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.46%) CMS
9 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.64%) Confluence
10 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.64%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (6.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 65 (53.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.92%) IaaS
2 6 (4.92%) Office 365
3 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.10%) GitHub
3 5 (4.10%) SaaS
4 4 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.64%) PaaS
7 1 (0.82%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) DNS
1 8 (6.56%) Firewall
2 7 (5.74%) HTTP
3 3 (2.46%) Internet
3 3 (2.46%) iSCSI
4 2 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (1.64%) SAN
5 1 (0.82%) Broadband
5 1 (0.82%) LAN
5 1 (0.82%) NAS
5 1 (0.82%) Network Security
5 1 (0.82%) VLAN
5 1 (0.82%) VPN
5 1 (0.82%) WAN
5 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.49%) NoSQL
3 24 (19.67%) Big Data
3 24 (19.67%) MongoDB
4 20 (16.39%) Hadoop
5 18 (14.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (6.56%) MySQL
7 7 (5.74%) HBase
8 6 (4.92%) Sqoop
9 5 (4.10%) RDBMS
9 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
10 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.46%) Apache Hive
11 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.46%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.64%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.64%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 22 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 18 (14.75%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.11%) Subversion
4 15 (12.30%) Mercurial
5 6 (4.92%) Selenium
6 5 (4.10%) Ant
7 4 (3.28%) JIRA
7 4 (3.28%) Maven
7 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.46%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.64%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.64%) JUnit
9 2 (1.64%) Mockito
9 2 (1.64%) Spock
10 1 (0.82%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.82%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.74%) Games
3 6 (4.92%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.46%) Law
5 2 (1.64%) Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.82%) Advertising
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (36.89%) Developer
2 17 (13.93%) C# Developer
3 13 (10.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.56%) Senior Developer
7 7 (5.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Administrator
8 6 (4.92%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Java Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Java Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.10%) DBA
9 5 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (31.97%) Web Services
2 31 (25.41%) .NET
3 29 (23.77%) HTML
4 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET
6 19 (15.57%) RESTful
7 18 (14.75%) .NET Framework
7 18 (14.75%) Entity Framework
8 16 (13.11%) AngularJS
8 16 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (13.11%) Node.js
8 16 (13.11%) XML
9 15 (12.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (12.30%) NHibernate
9 15 (12.30%) WCF
9 15 (12.30%) WPF
10 13 (10.66%) CSS
11 11 (9.02%) JSON
12 10 (8.20%) React
13 9 (7.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.93%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.30%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (4.10%) Clustering
5 5 (4.10%) Fintech
5 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.28%) CMDB
7 3 (2.46%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.46%) CUDA
7 3 (2.46%) IPTV
7 3 (2.46%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (2.46%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.64%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.64%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.64%) STB
8 2 (1.64%) User Experience
9 1 (0.82%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.25%) Linux
2 39 (31.97%) Windows
3 19 (15.57%) Unix
4 18 (14.75%) Windows Server
5 13 (10.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (5.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.92%) CentOS
9 4 (3.28%) Ubuntu
10 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.64%) AIX
11 2 (1.64%) Android
11 2 (1.64%) Debian
11 2 (1.64%) HPUX
11 2 (1.64%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.64%) OpenBSD
12 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.82%) Gentoo
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.77%) Scrum
3 28 (22.95%) OO
4 27 (22.13%) DevOps
5 26 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (20.49%) MVC
7 22 (18.03%) Software Engineering
8 19 (15.57%) Configuration Management
8 19 (15.57%) Web Development
9 18 (14.75%) OOP
10 15 (12.30%) Automated Testing
10 15 (12.30%) Kanban
10 15 (12.30%) MVVM
10 15 (12.30%) TDD
10 15 (12.30%) Use Case
11 12 (9.84%) ITIL
11 12 (9.84%) Open Source
12 9 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (7.38%) Microservices
13 7 (5.74%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.97%) SQL
2 35 (28.69%) Python
3 30 (24.59%) C#
4 28 (22.95%) Java
5 25 (20.49%) JavaScript
6 13 (10.66%) Perl
6 13 (10.66%) PHP
7 9 (7.38%) Bash Shell
8 8 (6.56%) Scala
9 7 (5.74%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.74%) Ruby
10 6 (4.92%) Go
11 5 (4.10%) Groovy
12 4 (3.28%) C
13 3 (2.46%) C++
13 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.46%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.64%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.64%) R
15 1 (0.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) MCSA
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.28%) MCSE
4 3 (2.46%) CCNA
4 3 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.64%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.82%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.82%) CCNP
6 1 (0.82%) CISSP
6 1 (0.82%) HND
6 1 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.38%) QA
2 7 (5.74%) SLA
3 4 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.64%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.64%) ISO22301
4 2 (1.64%) PMO
5 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 21 (17.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (9.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.74%) Docker
4 6 (4.92%) HDFS
5 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.64%) vCloud
6 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.82%) Varnish
7 1 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Puppet
2 10 (8.20%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.56%) Ansible
4 5 (4.10%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.28%) Terraform
6 3 (2.46%) ServiceCenter
7 2 (1.64%) Nagios
7 2 (1.64%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.64%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.82%) Kibana
8 1 (0.82%) logstash
8 1 (0.82%) yum
Vendors
1 39 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.95%) VMware
3 14 (11.48%) Oracle
4 8 (6.56%) Cisco
4 8 (6.56%) HP
4 8 (6.56%) Red Hat
5 6 (4.92%) Cloudera
5 6 (4.92%) Hortonworks
6 4 (3.28%) Dell
7 3 (2.46%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.46%) Google
7 3 (2.46%) Juniper
7 3 (2.46%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.46%) Zend
8 2 (1.64%) BMC
8 2 (1.64%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.64%) NetApp
8 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.64%) Symantec
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