The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cloud Computing
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 83 104
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 1.32% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.32% 11.89% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 3
Median salary £32,000 £40,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +73.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £21,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £54,000 £48,600
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £54,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.25% +14.73%  

Cloud Computing 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 151 143 131
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 15.49% 11.11% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 140 125 97
Median salary £41,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,242 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.15% +5.55%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Wales

Cloud Computing
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Wales.

Salary trend for Cloud Computing in Wales

Cloud Computing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 June 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 +6 2 £32,000 -20.00%
Cloud Computing
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 4 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) IIS
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (16.67%) COM+
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) TDD

Cloud Computing
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 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 4 (66.67%) Pentaho
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Content Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Content Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) COM+
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 1 (16.67%) Content Management
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Release Management
1 1 (16.67%) Scorecard
1 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
1 1 (16.67%) TDD
1 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware