Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 13 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing AWS 253 85 120
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 20.34% 12.32% 10.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.94% 31.60% 31.75%
Number of salaries quoted 204 77 73
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,600 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.29% +16.67%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £58,381
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £64,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%

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 563 269 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 45.26% 38.99% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 451 241 249
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £57,275
90th Percentile £71,250 £61,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 25 October 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 25 October 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 +7 218 £50,000 +11.11% 54
Durham +11 29 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Northumberland - 2 £100,000 - 3
Cleveland - 1 £40,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 163 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (54.15%) DevOps
3 112 (44.27%) Linux
4 108 (42.69%) Azure
5 103 (40.71%) SQL
6 96 (37.94%) Software Engineering
6 96 (37.94%) Docker
7 78 (30.83%) Terraform
8 76 (30.04%) Kubernetes
9 68 (26.88%) OO
10 67 (26.48%) C#
10 67 (26.48%) Java
11 63 (24.90%) .NET
12 61 (24.11%) OOP
12 61 (24.11%) Infrastructure as Code
13 57 (22.53%) Jenkins
14 55 (21.74%) Microservices
15 54 (21.34%) Mentoring
16 49 (19.37%) Puppet
16 49 (19.37%) Finance
17 47 (18.58%) RESTful
18 46 (18.18%) JavaScript
19 45 (17.79%) NoSQL
20 44 (17.39%) .NET Core
20 44 (17.39%) Oracle
21 42 (16.60%) Git (software)
21 42 (16.60%) Spring
21 42 (16.60%) Spring Boot
22 41 (16.21%) Maven
22 41 (16.21%) JUnit

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 4 (1.58%) Confluence
2 2 (0.79%) CMS
2 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
2 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.40%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (42.69%) Azure
2 35 (13.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 18 (7.11%) GCP
3 18 (7.11%) SaaS
3 18 (7.11%) Serverless
4 14 (5.53%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (5.53%) PaaS
5 13 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (5.14%) IaaS
5 13 (5.14%) Microsoft 365
6 9 (3.56%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.56%) GitHub
7 7 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (2.77%) CloudFront
7 7 (2.77%) Google Ads
8 6 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (1.58%) Amazon EKS
9 4 (1.58%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (1.19%) AWS Step Functions
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.14%) Firewall
2 11 (4.35%) VPN
3 9 (3.56%) DNS
4 8 (3.16%) DHCP
5 7 (2.77%) SSH
5 7 (2.77%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.98%) LAN
6 5 (1.98%) WAN
7 4 (1.58%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (1.19%) BGP
8 3 (1.19%) Internet
8 3 (1.19%) IPv4
8 3 (1.19%) IPv6
8 3 (1.19%) OSPF
8 3 (1.19%) VLAN
8 3 (1.19%) Wireless
9 2 (0.79%) Network Security
9 2 (0.79%) Skype
10 1 (0.40%) Broadband
10 1 (0.40%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (17.79%) NoSQL
2 10 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (3.95%) MySQL
3 9 (3.56%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (3.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.58%) Amazon Athena
4 4 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon QuickSight
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.19%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.19%) Redis
5 3 (1.19%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (22.53%) Jenkins
2 42 (16.60%) Git (software)
3 41 (16.21%) JUnit
3 41 (16.21%) Maven
4 10 (3.95%) TeamCity
5 9 (3.56%) GitLab
6 7 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (2.77%) CircleCI
6 7 (2.77%) Mercurial
7 5 (1.98%) JIRA
8 3 (1.19%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.19%) Postman
8 3 (1.19%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.79%) webpack
10 1 (0.40%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.40%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 49 (19.37%) Finance
2 38 (15.02%) Social Skills
3 9 (3.56%) Retail
4 6 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.98%) Military
6 4 (1.58%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.19%) Games
7 3 (1.19%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Banking
8 2 (0.79%) Legal
8 2 (0.79%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.40%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.40%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.40%) Law
9 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (40.71%) Developer
2 68 (26.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 42 (16.60%) C# Developer
4 36 (14.23%) AWS Engineer
5 32 (12.65%) AWS DevOps
6 31 (12.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 25 (9.88%) Senior Developer
8 24 (9.49%) Software Engineer
9 23 (9.09%) Java Developer
10 22 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (7.51%) Java Engineer
11 19 (7.51%) Java Software Engineer
11 19 (7.51%) Software Developer
12 15 (5.93%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (5.53%) Architect
13 14 (5.53%) Salesforce Developer
14 9 (3.56%) PHP Developer
15 8 (3.16%) .NET Developer
16 7 (2.77%) Linux Engineer
16 7 (2.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (24.90%) .NET
2 47 (18.58%) RESTful
3 44 (17.39%) .NET Core
4 42 (16.60%) Spring
4 42 (16.60%) Spring Boot
5 25 (9.88%) Web Services
6 16 (6.32%) React
7 15 (5.93%) CSS
8 13 (5.14%) Node.js
9 10 (3.95%) Redux
10 9 (3.56%) ARM Templates
11 8 (3.16%) HTML
11 8 (3.16%) REST
12 6 (2.37%) AngularJS
13 5 (1.98%) Apache Flex
13 5 (1.98%) deck.gl
13 5 (1.98%) HTML5
13 5 (1.98%) Swagger
14 4 (1.58%) ASP.NET
14 4 (1.58%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.88%) Legacy Systems
2 12 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.74%) Public Cloud
3 10 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (2.37%) User Experience
6 4 (1.58%) Cloud Native
6 4 (1.58%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.58%) Digital Signage
6 4 (1.58%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (1.58%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.19%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.19%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.79%) Legacy Code
9 1 (0.40%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.40%) Photography
9 1 (0.40%) PKI
9 1 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (44.27%) Linux
2 31 (12.25%) Windows
3 8 (3.16%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.77%) Unix
5 4 (1.58%) CentOS
6 3 (1.19%) Debian
6 3 (1.19%) Windows 10
6 3 (1.19%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.19%) Windows 8
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.79%) Android
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (64.43%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (54.15%) DevOps
3 96 (37.94%) Software Engineering
4 68 (26.88%) OO
5 61 (24.11%) Infrastructure as Code
5 61 (24.11%) OOP
6 55 (21.74%) Microservices
7 54 (21.34%) Mentoring
8 34 (13.44%) API Development
9 29 (11.46%) Scrum
10 28 (11.07%) Configuration Management
11 26 (10.28%) Fintech
12 25 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (8.30%) Deployment Automation
13 21 (8.30%) Migration
14 19 (7.51%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 17 (6.72%) Clean Code
15 17 (6.72%) Test Automation
16 15 (5.93%) SDLC
17 13 (5.14%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 103 (40.71%) SQL
2 67 (26.48%) C#
2 67 (26.48%) Java
3 46 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.81%) T-SQL
5 32 (12.65%) Python
6 22 (8.70%) PHP
7 19 (7.51%) PowerShell
7 19 (7.51%) Ruby
7 19 (7.51%) TypeScript
8 17 (6.72%) Perl
9 15 (5.93%) Bash Shell
9 15 (5.93%) C++
9 15 (5.93%) VB.NET
10 14 (5.53%) Scala
11 9 (3.56%) Dart
11 9 (3.56%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.56%) Objective-C
11 9 (3.56%) Pascal
11 9 (3.56%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (5.14%) Degree
2 12 (4.74%) SC Cleared
2 12 (4.74%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.98%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.19%) MCITP
5 3 (1.19%) MCSE
6 1 (0.40%) CCNP
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.40%) CISM
6 1 (0.40%) CISSP
6 1 (0.40%) GIAC
6 1 (0.40%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.19%) NIST
3 2 (0.79%) GDPR
3 2 (0.79%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.40%) SOC 2
System Software
1 96 (37.94%) Docker
2 15 (5.93%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.16%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 78 (30.83%) Terraform
2 76 (30.04%) Kubernetes
3 49 (19.37%) Puppet
4 31 (12.25%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (6.32%) Ansible
6 10 (3.95%) Packer
7 6 (2.37%) CFEngine
8 3 (1.19%) Nagios
8 3 (1.19%) Proxmox
8 3 (1.19%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 2 (0.79%) Grafana
9 2 (0.79%) Istio
9 2 (0.79%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.40%) Consul
10 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.40%) Graphite
10 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (17.39%) Oracle
2 40 (15.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.53%) Google
3 14 (5.53%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (4.35%) VMware
5 5 (1.98%) New Relic
6 3 (1.19%) Apple
6 3 (1.19%) Birst
6 3 (1.19%) HP
6 3 (1.19%) Informatica
6 3 (1.19%) Netlify
6 3 (1.19%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.19%) SAP
6 3 (1.19%) SnapLogic
6 3 (1.19%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.19%) Veeam
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Cisco
8 1 (0.40%) CommVault
8 1 (0.40%) Fortinet