Period
to 11 May 2021

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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 5 19 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11 -5
Permanent jobs citing AWS 224 111 107
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 19.93% 9.22% 8.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.28% 29.13% 28.84%
Number of salaries quoted 211 73 93
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £31,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £41,852 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +19.47% -16.30% +6.38%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,850 £67,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%

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 464 381 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 41.28% 31.64% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 421 296 254
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,000 £26,800
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,813 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +4.76%

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 11 May 2021.

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 11 May 2021. 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 +10 187 £50,000 +19.47% 69
Durham +29 24 £33,250 -33.50% 12
Northumberland - 4 £39,000 - 3
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 11 May 2021, 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.

1 132 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (55.80%) Azure
3 115 (51.34%) Linux
4 111 (49.55%) DevOps
5 109 (48.66%) SQL
6 86 (38.39%) Software Engineering
7 73 (32.59%) Java
8 69 (30.80%) Jenkins
9 64 (28.57%) Microservices
10 59 (26.34%) OOP
10 59 (26.34%) Microsoft
10 59 (26.34%) Spring
10 59 (26.34%) NoSQL
11 57 (25.45%) OO
11 57 (25.45%) Oracle
11 57 (25.45%) Spring Boot
12 55 (24.55%) RESTful
13 54 (24.11%) Maven
14 53 (23.66%) JUnit
15 44 (19.64%) Windows
16 43 (19.20%) Kubernetes
17 42 (18.75%) C#
18 41 (18.30%) .NET
19 37 (16.52%) Microsoft 365
20 35 (15.63%) Docker
20 35 (15.63%) Terraform
21 32 (14.29%) Finance
21 32 (14.29%) Web Services
22 28 (12.50%) Mentoring
23 27 (12.05%) T-SQL

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 (3.13%) Apache
1 7 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (1.34%) nginx
4 2 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 125 (55.80%) Azure
2 37 (16.52%) Microsoft 365
3 20 (8.93%) GCP
4 11 (4.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (4.46%) Serverless
6 8 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (3.57%) PaaS
7 7 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.13%) Amazon S3
7 7 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (2.68%) IaaS
8 6 (2.68%) OneDrive
9 5 (2.23%) SaaS
9 5 (2.23%) Slack
10 3 (1.34%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (1.34%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 3 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.34%) Azure Logic Apps
10 3 (1.34%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.38%) Firewall
2 15 (6.70%) DNS
2 15 (6.70%) VPN
3 8 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (3.13%) SSL
5 5 (2.23%) DHCP
5 5 (2.23%) LAN
5 5 (2.23%) WAN
6 3 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.34%) H.323
6 3 (1.34%) HTTP
6 3 (1.34%) Wireless
7 2 (0.89%) VLAN
7 2 (0.89%) VoIP
8 1 (0.45%) BGP
8 1 (0.45%) Internet
8 1 (0.45%) IPv4
8 1 (0.45%) IPv6
8 1 (0.45%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (26.34%) NoSQL
2 8 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.13%) MySQL
4 5 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.34%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.89%) Power BI
7 2 (0.89%) Redis
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.45%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.45%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 69 (30.80%) Jenkins
2 54 (24.11%) Maven
3 53 (23.66%) JUnit
4 22 (9.82%) Git (software)
5 15 (6.70%) GitLab
6 5 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.89%) JIRA
7 2 (0.89%) SonarQube
7 2 (0.89%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.45%) Postman
8 1 (0.45%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 32 (14.29%) Finance
2 20 (8.93%) Social Skills
3 13 (5.80%) Marketing
4 8 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.68%) Games
5 6 (2.68%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.34%) Law
6 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.89%) Banking
7 2 (0.89%) Local Government
8 1 (0.45%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 73 (32.59%) Developer
2 44 (19.64%) Software Engineer
3 33 (14.73%) C# Developer
4 31 (13.84%) Java Engineer
4 31 (13.84%) Java Software Engineer
5 29 (12.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 28 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 24 (10.71%) Java Developer
8 23 (10.27%) AWS Engineer
9 20 (8.93%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Scala Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Scala Software Engineer
10 14 (6.25%) Support Engineer
11 11 (4.91%) IT Engineer
11 11 (4.91%) Java Scala Software Engineer
12 10 (4.46%) Architect
12 10 (4.46%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.02%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.34%) Spring
2 57 (25.45%) Spring Boot
3 55 (24.55%) RESTful
4 41 (18.30%) .NET
5 32 (14.29%) Web Services
6 27 (12.05%) .NET Core
7 11 (4.91%) AngularJS
8 10 (4.46%) Node.js
8 10 (4.46%) React
9 8 (3.57%) HTML
10 7 (3.13%) CSS
10 7 (3.13%) REST
11 6 (2.68%) YAML
12 4 (1.79%) .NET Framework
12 4 (1.79%) Apache Flex
12 4 (1.79%) GraphQL
12 4 (1.79%) Kafka
13 3 (1.34%) Elastic Stack
13 3 (1.34%) SAML
13 3 (1.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 15 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.79%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.34%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.34%) User Experience
6 3 (1.34%) Video\Live Streaming
6 3 (1.34%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.89%) Anti-Piracy
7 2 (0.89%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.89%) iPad
7 2 (0.89%) IVR
8 1 (0.45%) BYOD
8 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.45%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 115 (51.34%) Linux
2 44 (19.64%) Windows
3 20 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.68%) Android
5 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.23%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.23%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (1.79%) CentOS
7 4 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (1.34%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.34%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.89%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.45%) Debian
10 1 (0.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (49.55%) DevOps
3 86 (38.39%) Software Engineering
4 64 (28.57%) Microservices
5 59 (26.34%) OOP
6 57 (25.45%) OO
7 28 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 25 (11.16%) API Development
9 19 (8.48%) Infrastructure as Code
10 18 (8.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (7.59%) Decision-Making
12 14 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (5.80%) Fintech
14 12 (5.36%) Test Automation
15 11 (4.91%) Scrum
16 10 (4.46%) Problem-Solving
16 10 (4.46%) Project Delivery
16 10 (4.46%) Project Management
16 10 (4.46%) TDD
17 9 (4.02%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 109 (48.66%) SQL
2 73 (32.59%) Java
3 42 (18.75%) C#
4 27 (12.05%) T-SQL
5 22 (9.82%) PowerShell
6 20 (8.93%) JavaScript
7 15 (6.70%) Python
8 14 (6.25%) Bash Shell
8 14 (6.25%) PHP
8 14 (6.25%) Scala
8 14 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.68%) Jython
9 6 (2.68%) Kotlin
9 6 (2.68%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.79%) Go
11 2 (0.89%) ES6
11 2 (0.89%) Groovy
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Java 8
12 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 14 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.68%) Degree
3 3 (1.34%) CCNA
3 3 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.89%) AWS Certification
4 2 (0.89%) CISSP
4 2 (0.89%) GIAC
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.89%) SANS
5 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.45%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (2.68%) QA
2 4 (1.79%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.34%) NIST
4 2 (0.89%) GDPR
4 2 (0.89%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 35 (15.63%) Docker
2 26 (11.61%) Active Directory
3 18 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (2.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.34%) XenApp
8 2 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (19.20%) Kubernetes
2 35 (15.63%) Terraform
3 21 (9.38%) Ansible
4 15 (6.70%) Puppet
5 13 (5.80%) Istio
6 10 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.68%) Red Hat Satellite
8 5 (2.23%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.79%) Graphite
9 4 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (1.79%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.34%) Salt
11 2 (0.89%) Jamf Pro
11 2 (0.89%) Packer
11 2 (0.89%) SCCM
12 1 (0.45%) Nagios
12 1 (0.45%) Proxmox
12 1 (0.45%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 59 (26.34%) Microsoft
2 57 (25.45%) Oracle
3 22 (9.82%) VMware
4 11 (4.91%) Citrix
5 9 (4.02%) Cisco
5 9 (4.02%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.68%) Zerto
7 5 (2.23%) Google
7 5 (2.23%) HP
8 4 (1.79%) SonicWALL
9 3 (1.34%) Apple
9 3 (1.34%) Avaya
10 2 (0.89%) CloudEndure
10 2 (0.89%) Sun
10 2 (0.89%) Veeam
11 1 (0.45%) MobileIron
11 1 (0.45%) New Relic
11 1 (0.45%) SAP
11 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.45%) T-Plan