AWS Jobs in Wales

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
UK > Wales

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales requiring AWS skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited AWS over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 16 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 +12
Permanent jobs citing AWS 198 198 305
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 8.33% 11.60% 14.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.82% 34.02% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 118 91 185
10th Percentile £37,101 £36,052 £33,871
25th Percentile £41,563 £42,534 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,248 £51,104 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.24% -7.08% +10.00%
75th Percentile £67,188 £68,973 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,375 £85,000 £76,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +11.54%

All Cloud Skills
Wales

AWS falls under the Cloud Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring cloud computing skills in Wales.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 664 582 833
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 27.92% 34.09% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 507 352 564
10th Percentile £28,290 £26,250 £31,569
25th Percentile £38,750 £34,969 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.16% +2.40% +4.17%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Wales

AWS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for AWS in Wales

AWS
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Wales over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS in Wales

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 AWS within the Wales region over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
Jobs
South Wales +4 165 £55,000 -8.33% 37
North Wales -7 20 £45,000 - 4
West Wales -6 10 £52,500 +13.61% 13
Mid Wales -9 2 - -
AWS
UK

AWS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (12.63%) ArcGIS
1 25 (12.63%) GeoServer
2 4 (2.02%) Confluence
2 4 (2.02%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.52%) nginx
4 2 (1.01%) CMS
4 2 (1.01%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 124 (62.63%) Azure
2 41 (20.71%) GCP
3 21 (10.61%) SaaS
4 11 (5.56%) Microsoft 365
5 10 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (3.54%) Slack
7 6 (3.03%) Power Platform
7 6 (3.03%) Serverless
8 5 (2.53%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (2.02%) Amazon EKS
9 4 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
9 4 (2.02%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.02%) GitHub
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.52%) dbt
10 3 (1.52%) Stripe
11 2 (1.01%) BrowserStack
11 2 (1.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.56%) SAN
2 9 (4.55%) DNS
3 6 (3.03%) BGP
4 5 (2.53%) Firewall
4 5 (2.53%) Network Security
4 5 (2.53%) VPN
5 4 (2.02%) SSL
5 4 (2.02%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.52%) SMS
7 2 (1.01%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.01%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.01%) IPsec
7 2 (1.01%) LAN
7 2 (1.01%) MPLS
7 2 (1.01%) VoIP
7 2 (1.01%) WAN
7 2 (1.01%) Wireless
8 1 (0.51%) DHCP
8 1 (0.51%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
2 25 (12.63%) GIS
2 25 (12.63%) QGIS
3 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (6.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (5.05%) MySQL
5 10 (5.05%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.54%) Amazon RDS
7 7 (3.54%) Geospatial Data
7 7 (3.54%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (3.03%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.53%) Data Lake
9 5 (2.53%) Power BI
10 4 (2.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.02%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.02%) Tableau
11 3 (1.52%) Data Vault
Development Applications
1 18 (9.09%) Git
2 17 (8.59%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.58%) Selenium
4 5 (2.53%) Cypress.io
4 5 (2.53%) GitLab
4 5 (2.53%) JIRA
5 3 (1.52%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.01%) Grunt
6 2 (1.01%) JMeter
6 2 (1.01%) JUnit
6 2 (1.01%) TestNG
6 2 (1.01%) webpack
7 1 (0.51%) Appium
7 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.51%) REST Assured
7 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.51%) Terragrunt
7 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 45 (22.73%) Social Skills
2 39 (19.70%) Finance
3 14 (7.07%) Presentation Skills
4 11 (5.56%) Games
5 6 (3.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 5 (2.53%) Law
7 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
8 2 (1.01%) Marketing
8 2 (1.01%) Public Sector
8 2 (1.01%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.51%) Agriculture
9 1 (0.51%) Health Technology
9 1 (0.51%) Retail
9 1 (0.51%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 58 (29.29%) Senior
2 49 (24.75%) Developer
3 38 (19.19%) Architect
4 35 (17.68%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.61%) Senior Software Engineer
6 20 (10.10%) Lead
7 17 (8.59%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.08%) Java Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
10 9 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
10 9 (4.55%) Software Architect
10 9 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.04%) Technical Leader
12 7 (3.54%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Senior Linux Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Senior Storage Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Storage Engineer
12 7 (3.54%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (30.30%) React
2 36 (18.18%) .NET
3 28 (14.14%) .NET Core
3 28 (14.14%) CSS
4 25 (12.63%) Leaflet
4 25 (12.63%) OpenLayers
4 25 (12.63%) PostGIS
5 23 (11.62%) Node.js
6 18 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 18 (9.09%) Spring Boot
7 15 (7.58%) REST
7 15 (7.58%) Spring
8 14 (7.07%) Vue
9 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.05%) Laravel
11 7 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
12 6 (3.03%) HTML
13 5 (2.53%) .NET Framework
13 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.07%) Public Cloud
2 9 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 8 (4.04%) Legacy Systems
4 7 (3.54%) CMDB
4 7 (3.54%) PKI
4 7 (3.54%) Private Cloud
5 5 (2.53%) IoT
6 4 (2.02%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.02%) EPoS
6 4 (2.02%) iPad
6 4 (2.02%) Onboarding
6 4 (2.02%) Product Ownership
7 3 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.52%) Legacy Applications
7 3 (1.52%) NHS
8 2 (1.01%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.01%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.62%) Linux
2 16 (8.08%) Windows
3 10 (5.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.02%) Android
4 4 (2.02%) Mac OS
4 4 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (40.91%) Agile
2 62 (31.31%) DevOps
3 45 (22.73%) Actionable Insight
4 38 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 37 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (18.18%) Migration
7 28 (14.14%) Full Stack Development
8 27 (13.64%) CI/CD
9 26 (13.13%) Web Development
10 24 (12.12%) Scrum
11 23 (11.62%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (10.61%) Containerisation
12 21 (10.61%) Fintech
12 21 (10.61%) Microservices
12 21 (10.61%) Roadmaps
13 19 (9.60%) Test Automation
14 17 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 17 (8.59%) TDD
14 17 (8.59%) TOGAF
15 15 (7.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 54 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 49 (24.75%) Python
3 37 (18.69%) Java
4 31 (15.66%) TypeScript
5 29 (14.65%) C#
6 28 (14.14%) SQL
7 12 (6.06%) PHP
8 6 (3.03%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.52%) Ruby
11 2 (1.01%) Go
12 1 (0.51%) Bash
12 1 (0.51%) Groovy
12 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (26.77%) Security Cleared
2 46 (23.23%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.55%) AWS Certification
3 9 (4.55%) Azure Certification
4 6 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (2.02%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 4 (2.02%) Degree
6 3 (1.52%) CCNA
6 3 (1.52%) CCNP
6 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.51%) CISMP
8 1 (0.51%) CISSP
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) GDPR
2 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.01%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (15.15%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (9.09%) Terraform
2 14 (7.07%) Kubernetes
3 8 (4.04%) Ansible
4 3 (1.52%) Galera Cluster
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (1.01%) CSIRT
5 2 (1.01%) Grafana
5 2 (1.01%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.51%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 29 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.63%) ESRI
3 22 (11.11%) Oracle
4 17 (8.59%) Google
5 7 (3.54%) AppDynamics
6 5 (2.53%) Cisco
6 5 (2.53%) Sparx
7 4 (2.02%) Apple
7 4 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.02%) Veeam
8 3 (1.52%) OpenAI
9 2 (1.01%) VMware
10 1 (0.51%) Black Duck
10 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.51%) Talend