Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited AWS over the 6 months to 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 28 21
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing AWS 93 99 182
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 10.18% 7.77% 10.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.70% 26.19% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78 110 179
Median annual salary £42,750 £48,096 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +2.33% +41.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £64,500 £66,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 324 378 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 35.45% 29.67% 23.68%
Number of salaries quoted 250 256 344
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,912 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.88% -7.02% +25.71%
10th Percentile £24,475 £27,500 £22,650
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for AWS in the North East

AWS
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in the North East.

Salary trend for AWS in the North East

AWS
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in the North East over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Salary histogram for AWS in the North East

AWS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS within the North East region over the 6 months to 3 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
Tyne and Wear +18 87 £40,000 -20.00% 32
Durham -5 3 £62,500 +58.23% 3
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT jobs citing 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 North East region with a requirement for AWS.

1 60 (64.52%) Azure
2 37 (39.78%) DevOps
3 25 (26.88%) Software Engineering
4 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
5 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
5 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
6 21 (22.58%) Terraform
7 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
7 19 (20.43%) Windows
8 18 (19.35%) Linux
9 17 (18.28%) Active Directory
9 17 (18.28%) Ansible
10 16 (17.20%) GCP
10 16 (17.20%) Python
11 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
11 15 (16.13%) Puppet
12 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
12 14 (15.05%) Node.js
12 14 (15.05%) PHP
12 14 (15.05%) C#
13 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
14 12 (12.90%) Microservices
14 12 (12.90%) Public Cloud
15 11 (11.83%) HTML
15 11 (11.83%) OO
15 11 (11.83%) Citrix
15 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification

AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
3 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 60 (64.52%) Azure
2 16 (17.20%) GCP
3 10 (10.75%) SaaS
4 8 (8.60%) Office 365
5 5 (5.38%) Datadog
5 5 (5.38%) Serverless
6 4 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.30%) PaaS
7 3 (3.23%) BlazeMeter
7 3 (3.23%) Slack
7 3 (3.23%) Sumo Logic
8 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.15%) AWS CodePipeline
8 2 (2.15%) npm
8 2 (2.15%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.75%) NetScaler
2 8 (8.60%) DNS
3 6 (6.45%) DHCP
4 4 (4.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.23%) Firewall
5 3 (3.23%) SSL
6 2 (2.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.75%) MongoDB
3 10 (10.75%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.15%) InterSystems Cache
5 2 (2.15%) Power BI
5 2 (2.15%) Redis
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.08%) Amazon QuickSight
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.08%) QlikView
6 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.68%) GoCD
4 3 (3.23%) GitLab
4 3 (3.23%) JMeter
4 3 (3.23%) Postman
4 3 (3.23%) Selenium
5 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.15%) Subversion
5 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 10 (10.75%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Games
3 7 (7.53%) Automotive
4 1 (1.08%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (18.28%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (15.05%) Administrator
4 8 (8.60%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (8.60%) Consultant
4 8 (8.60%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Azure Administrator
6 5 (5.38%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Technical Administrator
7 4 (4.30%) .NET Developer
7 4 (4.30%) Architect
7 4 (4.30%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (4.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (4.30%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) PHP Laravel Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.05%) Node.js
2 11 (11.83%) HTML
3 8 (8.60%) .NET
4 7 (7.53%) CSS
4 7 (7.53%) HTML5
4 7 (7.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (6.45%) RESTful
6 5 (5.38%) .NET Core
6 5 (5.38%) DirectX
6 5 (5.38%) OpenGL
6 5 (5.38%) Web Services
7 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.30%) CakePHP
7 4 (4.30%) jQuery
7 4 (4.30%) JSON
7 4 (4.30%) Laravel
7 4 (4.30%) Yii
8 3 (3.23%) CherryPy
8 3 (3.23%) Middleware
8 3 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Public Cloud
2 6 (6.45%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.38%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.30%) User Experience
5 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.15%) Wiki
7 1 (1.08%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.08%) Kindle
7 1 (1.08%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.43%) Windows
2 18 (19.35%) Linux
3 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (5.38%) CentOS
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 10
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.30%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (39.78%) DevOps
2 25 (26.88%) Software Engineering
3 23 (24.73%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
5 12 (12.90%) Microservices
6 11 (11.83%) OO
6 11 (11.83%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 10 (10.75%) Migration
7 10 (10.75%) MVC
8 9 (9.68%) Capacity Management
8 9 (9.68%) CRM
8 9 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
8 9 (9.68%) Proactive Maintenance
9 7 (7.53%) Visualisation
10 6 (6.45%) Service Management
10 6 (6.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 5 (5.38%) Cloud Operations
11 5 (5.38%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (5.38%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 24 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 16 (17.20%) Python
3 14 (15.05%) C#
3 14 (15.05%) PHP
4 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.53%) C++
5 7 (7.53%) SQL
6 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.38%) HLSL
7 5 (5.38%) Java
8 4 (4.30%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) R
10 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) CCNA
1 10 (10.75%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (10.75%) MCSA
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.45%) CCA
3 5 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.15%) APMP
4 2 (2.15%) AWS Certification
4 2 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.15%) Degree
4 2 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 17 (18.28%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.68%) Docker
3 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (22.58%) Terraform
2 17 (18.28%) Ansible
3 15 (16.13%) Puppet
4 9 (9.68%) Rundeck
5 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.23%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.15%) Grafana
8 1 (1.08%) Packer
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.83%) Citrix
3 7 (7.53%) NVIDIA
4 6 (6.45%) Sage
4 6 (6.45%) VMware
5 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.23%) New Relic
7 2 (2.15%) Dynatrace
7 2 (2.15%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) Capita
8 1 (1.08%) Informatica
8 1 (1.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.08%) Tableau
8 1 (1.08%) WorldPay