Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 20 36
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 +49
Permanent jobs citing AWS 124 153 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 10.91% 10.77% 6.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.21% 41.24% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78 143 77
North East median annual salary £49,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £32,617 £29,800 £30,400
90th Percentile £61,075 £74,000 £61,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 385 371 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.86% 26.13% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 264 310 211
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £22,725 £24,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.16%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +4 107 £50,000 +11.11% 36
Durham +6 11 £52,500 +50.00% 11
Teesside - 4 £37,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 85 (68.55%) Azure
2 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (41.13%) Software Engineering
4 42 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
5 39 (31.45%) DevOps
6 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 32 (25.81%) Git (software)
7 31 (25.00%) Linux
7 31 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 30 (24.19%) Sage
9 29 (23.39%) Python
9 29 (23.39%) Coaching
10 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
11 26 (20.97%) Java
11 26 (20.97%) SQL
11 26 (20.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 25 (20.16%) Microservices
13 23 (18.55%) Node.js
14 22 (17.74%) Jenkins
14 22 (17.74%) GCP
14 22 (17.74%) Terraform
15 20 (16.13%) Product Roadmap
15 20 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (15.32%) TDD
16 19 (15.32%) Windows
16 19 (15.32%) MongoDB
17 18 (14.52%) C#
17 18 (14.52%) Serverless
18 16 (12.90%) Public Cloud
18 16 (12.90%) 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 10 (8.06%) Confluence
2 3 (2.42%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.42%) JBoss
2 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.61%) Apache
3 2 (1.61%) CMS
3 2 (1.61%) IIS
3 2 (1.61%) nginx
3 2 (1.61%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) Drupal
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.81%) InDesign
1 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 85 (68.55%) Azure
2 22 (17.74%) GCP
3 18 (14.52%) Serverless
4 15 (12.10%) Amazon S3
5 12 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (8.87%) SaaS
7 10 (8.06%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (8.06%) Sage Pay
8 6 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (4.03%) Office 365
10 4 (3.23%) PaaS
11 3 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 1 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.81%) Azure Functions
13 1 (0.81%) Kong
13 1 (0.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) Firewall
2 5 (4.03%) BGP
2 5 (4.03%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (4.03%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (4.03%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.03%) EIGRP
2 5 (4.03%) IOS XR
2 5 (4.03%) OSPF
2 5 (4.03%) PBX
2 5 (4.03%) SNMP
2 5 (4.03%) TACACS
2 5 (4.03%) VoIP
2 5 (4.03%) VPN
2 5 (4.03%) VXLAN
2 5 (4.03%) WebEx
2 5 (4.03%) Wireless
3 3 (2.42%) SAN
4 2 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.61%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 12 (9.68%) MySQL
4 9 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server
5 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.03%) Big Data
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.42%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.42%) Impala
7 3 (2.42%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.42%) Sqoop
8 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.61%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (17.74%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.87%) JIRA
4 10 (8.06%) IntelliJ
5 4 (3.23%) Selenium
5 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.61%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.61%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.61%) GitLab
7 2 (1.61%) GoCD
7 2 (1.61%) Maven
8 1 (0.81%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.81%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (5.65%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) Software Engineer
2 35 (28.23%) Senior Software Engineer
3 21 (16.94%) Architect
4 18 (14.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (10.48%) Analyst
6 12 (9.68%) Java Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Architect
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Java Engineer
6 12 (9.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 10 (8.06%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (7.26%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.65%) Consultant
9 7 (5.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Data Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Data Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Senior Technical Architect
10 6 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
11 5 (4.03%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (4.03%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.55%) Node.js
2 14 (11.29%) .NET
2 14 (11.29%) .NET Core
3 11 (8.87%) Redux
3 11 (8.87%) Web Services
4 10 (8.06%) .NET Framework
5 8 (6.45%) RESTful
6 6 (4.84%) Swagger
7 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.42%) Kafka
7 3 (2.42%) Middleware
7 3 (2.42%) Spring
8 2 (1.61%) Aurelia
8 2 (1.61%) HTML
8 2 (1.61%) LAMP
8 2 (1.61%) Laravel
8 2 (1.61%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.61%) React
8 2 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.61%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (12.90%) Public Cloud
3 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.03%) User Experience
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.23%) Tandem
6 3 (2.42%) Blog
7 2 (1.61%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.81%) Kindle
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
8 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.00%) Linux
2 19 (15.32%) Windows
3 13 (10.48%) Unix
4 5 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.23%) Android
5 4 (3.23%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.42%) CentOS
7 2 (1.61%) Solaris
7 2 (1.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.81%) AIX
8 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.81%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (41.13%) Software Engineering
3 42 (33.87%) Problem-Solving
4 39 (31.45%) DevOps
5 31 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 29 (23.39%) Coaching
7 26 (20.97%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 25 (20.16%) Microservices
9 20 (16.13%) Product Roadmap
10 19 (15.32%) TDD
11 15 (12.10%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (8.06%) CQRS
12 10 (8.06%) Domain-Driven Design
12 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (8.06%) Pair Programming
12 10 (8.06%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.06%) Threat Modelling
13 9 (7.26%) Asset Management
14 8 (6.45%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.81%) JavaScript
2 29 (23.39%) Python
3 26 (20.97%) Java
3 26 (20.97%) SQL
4 18 (14.52%) C#
5 15 (12.10%) Bash Shell
6 13 (10.48%) PowerShell
7 11 (8.87%) Ruby
8 5 (4.03%) C
8 5 (4.03%) Perl
9 4 (3.23%) Scala
10 3 (2.42%) PHP
11 2 (1.61%) Go
11 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.81%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 5 (4.03%) CCNP
2 5 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.81%) MCSA
3 1 (0.81%) MCSE
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) Docker
2 12 (9.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.42%) HDFS
5 2 (1.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (1.61%) XenApp
5 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.81%) RACF
Systems Management
1 22 (17.74%) Terraform
2 15 (12.10%) Puppet
3 13 (10.48%) Kubernetes
4 11 (8.87%) Ansible
4 11 (8.87%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.61%) Mesos
7 2 (1.61%) Packer
7 2 (1.61%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.81%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.81%) Rancher
8 1 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (24.19%) Sage
2 27 (21.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.87%) Google
4 8 (6.45%) Cisco
5 7 (5.65%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.65%) ServiceNow
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle
6 5 (4.03%) Palo Alto
6 5 (4.03%) SolarWinds
6 5 (4.03%) Symantec
7 4 (3.23%) VMware
8 3 (2.42%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.42%) IBM
8 3 (2.42%) Informatica
9 2 (1.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.81%) Adobe
10 1 (0.81%) Dynatrace