The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon EC2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon EC2 over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Amazon AWS Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2)
Rank - 75 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon EC2 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.16% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £21,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -13.63%
Amazon EC2
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Cloud Services Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
55 57 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.13% 9.28% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Amazon EC2
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Amazon EC2 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Amazon EC2
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon EC2 across the Tyne and Wear region.

Amazon EC2 Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear