Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for AWS Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon AWS Certification
UK > Wales
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 117 132
Rank change year-on-year +26 +15 +16
Permanent jobs citing AWS Certification 7 4 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 0.23% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 1.04% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 4
Median annual salary £42,500 £48,875 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +11.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £28,750 £39,363 £34,375
90th Percentile £51,250 £64,500 £51,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +4.35%

AWS Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications 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 academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Wales
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 291 384 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.83% 21.77% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 242 314 289
Median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £41,200
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.59% -4.13% +3.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £60,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

AWS Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing AWS Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Certification in Wales

AWS Certification
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Certification in Wales.

Salary trend for AWS Certification in Wales

AWS Certification
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Certification in Wales over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS Certification in Wales

AWS Certification
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Certification within the Wales region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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 +24 7 £42,500 -13.04% 3
AWS Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing AWS Certification 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 AWS Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
4 4 (57.14%) Docker
4 4 (57.14%) DevOps
4 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (57.14%) Google
4 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 4 (57.14%) GCP
4 4 (57.14%) Spinnaker
5 3 (42.86%) Java
6 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
6 2 (28.57%) MQTT
6 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 2 (28.57%) Node.js
6 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 2 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (28.57%) AWS IoT
6 2 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (28.57%) Serverless
7 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) API Testing
7 1 (14.29%) QA Automation

AWS Certification
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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) GCP
3 2 (28.57%) AWS IoT
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (57.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (57.14%) Spinnaker
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 1 (14.29%) Gatling
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) JMeter
3 1 (14.29%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Backend Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (28.57%) Raspberry Pi
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ATDD
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Fintech
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) QA Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (14.29%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) SAP