Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 36 78
Rank change year-on-year +10 +42 +32
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 163 130 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.73% 6.36% 2.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 43.35% 38.58% 26.26%
Number of salaries quoted 146 114 70
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,631 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,405 £29,121 £30,325
90th Percentile £63,500 £62,500 £62,625
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 376 337 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 20.14% 16.49% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 306 297 256
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,713 £23,750 £21,625
90th Percentile £56,000 £56,250 £58,750
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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +15 120 £45,000 +7.14% 32
West Wales +11 40 £47,500 -3.14%
North Wales - 3 £42,500 - 1
Amazon AWS
UK

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (43.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (33.74%) Mentoring
4 49 (30.06%) Linux
5 45 (27.61%) Java
6 44 (26.99%) Software Engineering
6 44 (26.99%) DevOps
7 43 (26.38%) Python
8 35 (21.47%) SQL Server
9 34 (20.86%) SQL
9 34 (20.86%) Unix
9 34 (20.86%) OO
10 33 (20.25%) Ansible
11 32 (19.63%) Service Delivery
12 31 (19.02%) Finance
12 31 (19.02%) C#
12 31 (19.02%) Puppet
13 30 (18.40%) MySQL
14 29 (17.79%) Git (software)
14 29 (17.79%) Jenkins
15 28 (17.18%) JavaScript
16 27 (16.56%) OOP
17 26 (15.95%) Web Services
17 26 (15.95%) Bash Shell
17 26 (15.95%) Problem-Solving
18 25 (15.34%) High Availability
18 25 (15.34%) Continuous Improvement
19 23 (14.11%) Fintech
19 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
19 23 (14.11%) DNS

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 14 (8.59%) WordPress
2 11 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (6.13%) Apache
4 7 (4.29%) CMS
5 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.07%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (3.07%) IIS
7 3 (1.84%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (1.84%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.84%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.84%) Confluence
7 3 (1.84%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.84%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.84%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.23%) nginx
8 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.61%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 71 (43.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (13.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (3.68%) Serverless
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (2.45%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.45%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.45%) Office 365
4 4 (2.45%) PaaS
4 4 (2.45%) Route 53
4 4 (2.45%) SaaS
5 3 (1.84%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (1.23%) GitHub
6 2 (1.23%) IaaS
6 2 (1.23%) npm
7 1 (0.61%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 23 (14.11%) DNS
2 16 (9.82%) LAN
2 16 (9.82%) TCP/IP
3 14 (8.59%) WAN
4 9 (5.52%) Firewall
5 6 (3.68%) DHCP
5 6 (3.68%) VPN
6 5 (3.07%) SAN
7 3 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (1.84%) IPsec
7 3 (1.84%) SSL
7 3 (1.84%) Wireshark
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.23%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.23%) Network Security
8 2 (1.23%) VLAN
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.61%) SSH
9 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (21.47%) SQL Server
2 30 (18.40%) MySQL
3 18 (11.04%) MongoDB
4 17 (10.43%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 9 (5.52%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.68%) Big Data
6 6 (3.68%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.84%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.84%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.84%) Presto
7 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.23%) Power BI
8 2 (1.23%) QlikView
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 29 (17.79%) Git (software)
1 29 (17.79%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.82%) Subversion
3 7 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (4.29%) JUnit
4 6 (3.68%) Maven
4 6 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.45%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.84%) JIRA
6 3 (1.84%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.23%) Bower
7 2 (1.23%) Travis CI
7 2 (1.23%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.61%) Gradle
8 1 (0.61%) Selenium IDE
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) TestNG
8 1 (0.61%) The Grinder
8 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (19.02%) Finance
2 4 (2.45%) Marketing
3 3 (1.84%) Games
4 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.61%) Advertising
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.61%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 46 (28.22%) Developer
2 20 (12.27%) Architect
3 18 (11.04%) Software Engineer
4 17 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
5 15 (9.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.98%) Lead DevOps
6 13 (7.98%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (6.75%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.91%) Applications Engineer
10 8 (4.91%) Junior
10 8 (4.91%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (4.91%) Software Developer
11 7 (4.29%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.29%) AWS DevOps
11 7 (4.29%) Junior Software Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (15.95%) Web Services
2 21 (12.88%) .NET
2 21 (12.88%) CSS
2 21 (12.88%) HTML
3 18 (11.04%) LAMP
3 18 (11.04%) RESTful
4 16 (9.82%) ASP.NET
4 16 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (9.82%) Spring
5 10 (6.13%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.91%) Kafka
6 8 (4.91%) Spring Boot
7 7 (4.29%) REST
8 6 (3.68%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (3.68%) React
8 6 (3.68%) SOAP
9 5 (3.07%) Thymeleaf
10 4 (2.45%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.45%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (2.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.11%) Fintech
2 21 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (11.66%) Clustering
4 15 (9.20%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.68%) Cloud Native
6 6 (3.68%) Driving Licence
7 5 (3.07%) Replication
8 4 (2.45%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.84%) Fat Client
9 3 (1.84%) Thin Client
10 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.23%) Social Media
11 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.06%) Linux
2 34 (20.86%) Unix
3 13 (7.98%) CentOS
4 12 (7.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (6.13%) Windows
6 9 (5.52%) Ubuntu
7 6 (3.68%) Windows Server
8 5 (3.07%) Solaris
9 4 (2.45%) AIX
9 4 (2.45%) Android
9 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.45%) HPUX
10 3 (1.84%) Debian
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.61%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.61%) Fedora
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (44.17%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.74%) Mentoring
3 44 (26.99%) DevOps
3 44 (26.99%) Software Engineering
4 34 (20.86%) OO
5 32 (19.63%) Service Delivery
6 27 (16.56%) OOP
7 26 (15.95%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (15.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (15.34%) High Availability
9 23 (14.11%) E-Commerce
9 23 (14.11%) Scrum
10 22 (13.50%) Configuration Management
11 20 (12.27%) TDD
12 19 (11.66%) MVC
13 18 (11.04%) Load Balancing
14 14 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (7.98%) Content Management
15 13 (7.98%) Microservices
15 13 (7.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (27.61%) Java
2 43 (26.38%) Python
3 34 (20.86%) SQL
4 31 (19.02%) C#
5 28 (17.18%) JavaScript
6 26 (15.95%) Bash Shell
7 22 (13.50%) PHP
8 18 (11.04%) Shell Script
9 13 (7.98%) C++
10 10 (6.13%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.91%) Ruby
12 5 (3.07%) Go
12 5 (3.07%) Java 8
12 5 (3.07%) Perl
12 5 (3.07%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.84%) C
13 3 (1.84%) Groovy
14 1 (0.61%) AWK
14 1 (0.61%) C-shell
14 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (2.45%) AWS Certification
1 4 (2.45%) MCSA
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.23%) CCNA
3 2 (1.23%) CEH
3 2 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.23%) CREST Certified
3 2 (1.23%) OSCP
3 2 (1.23%) PhD
3 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) CCNP
4 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.61%) MCSE
4 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.82%) QA
2 6 (3.68%) GDPR
3 5 (3.07%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (13.50%) Docker
2 13 (7.98%) Varnish
3 9 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (4.29%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
5 4 (2.45%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.84%) iptables
7 2 (1.23%) KVM
7 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.61%) DRBD
8 1 (0.61%) Postfix
8 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.61%) XenApp
8 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (20.25%) Ansible
2 31 (19.02%) Puppet
3 22 (13.50%) Terraform
4 21 (12.88%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (7.98%) ZABBIX
6 11 (6.75%) Kubernetes
7 5 (3.07%) Rundeck
8 4 (2.45%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.45%) SCCM
8 4 (2.45%) SCOM
8 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.84%) Grafana
9 3 (1.84%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (1.84%) Kibana
9 3 (1.84%) Marathon
9 3 (1.84%) Mesos
9 3 (1.84%) Packer
9 3 (1.84%) SCOrch
9 3 (1.84%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (11.66%) Red Hat
2 14 (8.59%) Microsoft
3 12 (7.36%) Oracle
4 9 (5.52%) Google
4 9 (5.52%) HP
4 9 (5.52%) ServiceNow
4 9 (5.52%) VMware
5 6 (3.68%) Cisco
5 6 (3.68%) Citrix
6 5 (3.07%) IBM
6 5 (3.07%) Teradata
7 4 (2.45%) BMC
7 4 (2.45%) Tableau
8 2 (1.23%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.23%) Qualys
8 2 (1.23%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.61%) Dell
9 1 (0.61%) Juniper
9 1 (0.61%) Perforce