Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 19 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 119 120 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 9.36% 8.88% 6.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.68% 33.15% 32.57%
Number of salaries quoted 72 114 105
North East median annual salary £40,848 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.30% +8.70% +31.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,375 £74,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.77% +5.42% +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 401 362 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 31.53% 26.79% 20.08%
Number of salaries quoted 300 277 298
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,150 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,500 £62,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing AWS as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS in the North East.

Salary trend for AWS in the North East

AWS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in the North East over the 6 months to 25 February 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 25 February 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 +9 102 £42,676 -14.65% 46
Teesside - 7 £37,000 -
Durham -7 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 71 (59.66%) Azure
2 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (32.77%) Software Engineering
4 37 (31.09%) DevOps
5 35 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
5 35 (29.41%) Windows
6 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
7 27 (22.69%) Linux
8 26 (21.85%) Sage
9 25 (21.01%) Python
9 25 (21.01%) GCP
10 24 (20.17%) Mentoring
11 23 (19.33%) Microservices
12 22 (18.49%) Terraform
12 22 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
12 22 (18.49%) Puppet
13 21 (17.65%) Active Directory
13 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
15 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
15 18 (15.13%) Web Services
16 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
17 16 (13.45%) Office 365
18 15 (12.61%) Public Cloud
18 15 (12.61%) Coaching
19 14 (11.76%) Finance
20 13 (10.92%) .NET
20 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
20 13 (10.92%) NoSQL

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 7 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.36%) Confluence
4 3 (2.52%) JBoss
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (2.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.84%) Drupal
5 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.84%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.84%) InDesign
2 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 71 (59.66%) Azure
2 25 (21.01%) GCP
3 16 (13.45%) Office 365
4 10 (8.40%) SaaS
4 10 (8.40%) Serverless
5 7 (5.88%) BlazeMeter
5 7 (5.88%) Datadog
5 7 (5.88%) Slack
5 7 (5.88%) Sumo Logic
6 6 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (5.04%) Amazon S3
7 5 (4.20%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (3.36%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (3.36%) Sage Pay
9 2 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.68%) GitHub
9 2 (1.68%) PaaS
9 2 (1.68%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.84%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) NetScaler
2 6 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.68%) Firewall
4 1 (0.84%) DHCP
4 1 (0.84%) DNS
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) IPsec
4 1 (0.84%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.84%) Skype
4 1 (0.84%) SSL
4 1 (0.84%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.92%) NoSQL
3 7 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.36%) MySQL
5 3 (2.52%) Big Data
5 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.68%) Power BI
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.84%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.84%) QlikView
7 1 (0.84%) Redis
7 1 (0.84%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 20 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.56%) Selenium
4 7 (5.88%) JMeter
4 7 (5.88%) Postman
5 5 (4.20%) GoCD
6 4 (3.36%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.36%) JIRA
7 2 (1.68%) GitLab
7 2 (1.68%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.52%) Games
4 1 (0.84%) Automotive
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (18.49%) Architect
1 22 (18.49%) Software Engineer
2 19 (15.97%) Senior Software Engineer
3 14 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (10.08%) Analyst
4 12 (10.08%) Consultant
5 10 (8.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.56%) Cloud Architect
6 9 (7.56%) Developer
6 9 (7.56%) Support Engineer
7 8 (6.72%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (5.88%) Administrator
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.88%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) IT Support
9 5 (4.20%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (15.13%) Web Services
2 13 (10.92%) .NET
2 13 (10.92%) .NET Core
3 11 (9.24%) Node.js
4 10 (8.40%) React
5 7 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (5.04%) AngularJS
7 5 (4.20%) Redux
7 5 (4.20%) RESTful
8 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
8 4 (3.36%) REST
9 3 (2.52%) GraphQL
9 3 (2.52%) Middleware
10 2 (1.68%) HTML
10 2 (1.68%) Laravel
10 2 (1.68%) Vue.js
11 1 (0.84%) CSS
11 1 (0.84%) OpenID
11 1 (0.84%) Sass
11 1 (0.84%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Public Cloud
2 11 (9.24%) User Experience
3 10 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (6.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.52%) Blog
6 2 (1.68%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.68%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.68%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.68%) Tandem
7 1 (0.84%) Clustering
7 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.84%) iSeries
7 1 (0.84%) Kindle
7 1 (0.84%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (29.41%) Windows
2 27 (22.69%) Linux
3 10 (8.40%) Windows 10
4 6 (5.04%) Windows 7
4 6 (5.04%) Windows 8
5 4 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.36%) Unix
5 4 (3.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.68%) AIX
6 2 (1.68%) CentOS
6 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.84%) Android
7 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (32.77%) Software Engineering
3 37 (31.09%) DevOps
4 35 (29.41%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (20.17%) Mentoring
6 23 (19.33%) Microservices
7 22 (18.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 15 (12.61%) Coaching
9 13 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.92%) Decision-Making
9 13 (10.92%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (10.08%) Identity Access Management
11 11 (9.24%) ITSM
11 11 (9.24%) Migration
11 11 (9.24%) OO
11 11 (9.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 10 (8.40%) Cloud Operations
13 9 (7.56%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (7.56%) ITIL
14 8 (6.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.01%) Python
2 22 (18.49%) PowerShell
3 21 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.08%) Java
5 11 (9.24%) SQL
6 10 (8.40%) C#
6 10 (8.40%) Ruby
7 9 (7.56%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
9 3 (2.52%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.68%) C++
10 2 (1.68%) VBScript
11 1 (0.84%) HLSL
11 1 (0.84%) R
11 1 (0.84%) Scala
11 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.24%) MCSA
3 8 (6.72%) CCNA
3 8 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (1.68%) CCNP
5 2 (1.68%) Degree
6 1 (0.84%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.92%) Docker
3 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) IAG
4 1 (0.84%) RACF
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) Puppet
1 22 (18.49%) Terraform
2 11 (9.24%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.20%) Ansible
3 5 (4.20%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.20%) Rundeck
4 2 (1.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.84%) Packer
5 1 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (21.85%) Sage
3 12 (10.08%) ServiceNow
4 10 (8.40%) Google
5 9 (7.56%) Citrix
6 7 (5.88%) New Relic
7 5 (4.20%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.36%) Capita
8 4 (3.36%) WorldPay
9 3 (2.52%) Cisco
9 3 (2.52%) IBM
9 3 (2.52%) VMware
10 1 (0.84%) Adobe
10 1 (0.84%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.84%) NVIDIA
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle
10 1 (0.84%) Tableau