Period
to 1 August 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 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 6 12 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 -8
Permanent jobs citing AWS 260 86 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 22.36% 10.96% 7.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.10% 29.35% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 243 66 76
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £37,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +3.83%
75th Percentile £58,875 £55,938 £57,331
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,625 £66,875
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 519 293 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.63% 37.32% 30.38%
Number of salaries quoted 458 238 246
10th Percentile £29,100 £24,025 £28,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,798
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% -2.87%
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +3.77%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +5 238 £50,000 +16.28% 47
Durham +15 13 £33,750 -46.00% 3
Northumberland - 3 £69,500 - 1
Cleveland - 1 £40,000 -
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 175 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (56.15%) DevOps
3 142 (54.62%) Azure
4 134 (51.54%) SQL
5 128 (49.23%) Linux
6 120 (46.15%) Software Engineering
7 82 (31.54%) Docker
8 78 (30.00%) Jenkins
9 77 (29.62%) Kubernetes
10 73 (28.08%) Microservices
10 73 (28.08%) Java
11 67 (25.77%) RESTful
11 67 (25.77%) Terraform
12 64 (24.62%) NoSQL
12 64 (24.62%) OO
13 63 (24.23%) .NET
14 62 (23.85%) Spring
14 62 (23.85%) Spring Boot
15 61 (23.46%) Oracle
15 61 (23.46%) OOP
15 61 (23.46%) Microsoft
16 60 (23.08%) JUnit
16 60 (23.08%) Maven
17 59 (22.69%) C#
18 52 (20.00%) Finance
19 50 (19.23%) .NET Core
20 47 (18.08%) T-SQL
20 47 (18.08%) Infrastructure as Code
21 45 (17.31%) API Development
21 45 (17.31%) Mentoring

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 6 (2.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.54%) Confluence
4 3 (1.15%) Apache
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.77%) nginx
5 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 142 (54.62%) Azure
2 32 (12.31%) Microsoft 365
3 22 (8.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 22 (8.46%) GCP
4 18 (6.92%) Serverless
5 16 (6.15%) AWS Lambda
6 15 (5.77%) SaaS
7 12 (4.62%) IaaS
8 10 (3.85%) Amazon S3
9 9 (3.46%) PaaS
10 8 (3.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 8 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (2.69%) CloudFront
12 6 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (2.31%) GitHub
12 6 (2.31%) OneDrive
13 5 (1.92%) Slack
14 4 (1.54%) AWS CodePipeline
15 3 (1.15%) Amazon ECS
15 3 (1.15%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.31%) DNS
1 19 (7.31%) Firewall
2 13 (5.00%) VPN
3 10 (3.85%) DHCP
4 7 (2.69%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (2.69%) SSL
5 6 (2.31%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.31%) Wireless
6 4 (1.54%) LAN
6 4 (1.54%) WAN
6 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.15%) BGP
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.15%) H.323
7 3 (1.15%) HTTP
7 3 (1.15%) Internet
7 3 (1.15%) IPv4
7 3 (1.15%) IPv6
7 3 (1.15%) OSPF
7 3 (1.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (24.62%) NoSQL
2 13 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (4.23%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (3.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (1.92%) MySQL
6 4 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.15%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (1.15%) Amazon QuickSight
7 3 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.15%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.77%) Redis
9 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.38%) Power BI
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 78 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 60 (23.08%) JUnit
2 60 (23.08%) Maven
3 39 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 19 (7.31%) GitLab
5 11 (4.23%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.92%) JIRA
7 4 (1.54%) Postman
7 4 (1.54%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.15%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.15%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.77%) SonarQube
9 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 52 (20.00%) Finance
2 27 (10.38%) Social Skills
3 11 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.69%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.54%) Games
5 4 (1.54%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.77%) Local Government
7 2 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (0.38%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 94 (36.15%) Developer
2 61 (23.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 49 (18.85%) C# Developer
4 36 (13.85%) Software Engineer
5 31 (11.92%) Java Engineer
5 31 (11.92%) Java Software Engineer
6 28 (10.77%) Java Developer
6 28 (10.77%) Senior Developer
7 26 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
8 25 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (8.85%) AWS DevOps
10 22 (8.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
12 12 (4.62%) Support Engineer
13 11 (4.23%) .NET Developer
13 11 (4.23%) Architect
14 9 (3.46%) Scala Engineer
14 9 (3.46%) Scala Software Engineer
15 8 (3.08%) IT Support
16 7 (2.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (25.77%) RESTful
2 63 (24.23%) .NET
3 62 (23.85%) Spring
3 62 (23.85%) Spring Boot
4 50 (19.23%) .NET Core
5 33 (12.69%) Web Services
6 12 (4.62%) React
7 11 (4.23%) Node.js
8 6 (2.31%) AngularJS
8 6 (2.31%) HTML
9 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.92%) CSS
10 4 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.54%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (1.54%) GraphQL
11 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (1.15%) Jest
11 3 (1.15%) Redux
11 3 (1.15%) TypeORM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.15%) Legacy Systems
2 18 (6.92%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (1.92%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.92%) Video\Live Streaming
6 4 (1.54%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.54%) Digital Signage
7 3 (1.15%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.15%) HP Storage
7 3 (1.15%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.77%) iPad
8 2 (0.77%) IVR
8 2 (0.77%) Legacy Code
9 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.38%) NHS
9 1 (0.38%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 128 (49.23%) Linux
2 42 (16.15%) Windows
3 14 (5.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.69%) Windows 10
5 6 (2.31%) Android
5 6 (2.31%) CentOS
5 6 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.54%) Unix
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.15%) Debian
8 3 (1.15%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.77%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (67.31%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (56.15%) DevOps
3 120 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 73 (28.08%) Microservices
5 64 (24.62%) OO
6 61 (23.46%) OOP
7 47 (18.08%) Infrastructure as Code
8 45 (17.31%) API Development
8 45 (17.31%) Mentoring
9 27 (10.38%) Fintech
10 25 (9.62%) Scrum
11 20 (7.69%) Decision-Making
11 20 (7.69%) Migration
11 20 (7.69%) Project Management
12 18 (6.92%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (6.54%) Configuration Management
13 17 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (5.38%) Deployment Automation
15 14 (5.38%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 134 (51.54%) SQL
2 73 (28.08%) Java
3 59 (22.69%) C#
4 47 (18.08%) T-SQL
5 24 (9.23%) PowerShell
6 19 (7.31%) JavaScript
7 15 (5.77%) Python
8 14 (5.38%) TypeScript
9 13 (5.00%) Bash Shell
10 9 (3.46%) Scala
11 5 (1.92%) Perl
11 5 (1.92%) PHP
11 5 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.54%) Jython
13 3 (1.15%) Ruby
14 2 (0.77%) Groovy
14 2 (0.77%) Java 11
14 2 (0.77%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.38%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (7.31%) SC Cleared
1 19 (7.31%) Security Cleared
2 14 (5.38%) Degree
3 8 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.15%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.15%) CCNA
5 3 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.15%) MCITP
5 3 (1.15%) MCSE
6 2 (0.77%) CISSP
6 2 (0.77%) GIAC
7 1 (0.38%) CISM
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) MCT
7 1 (0.38%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.92%) NIST
3 4 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.15%) GDPR
4 3 (1.15%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 82 (31.54%) Docker
2 28 (10.77%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (4.62%) Hyper-V
5 7 (2.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.77%) vSphere
8 1 (0.38%) LXC
Systems Management
1 77 (29.62%) Kubernetes
2 67 (25.77%) Terraform
3 37 (14.23%) Puppet
4 23 (8.85%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (7.31%) Ansible
6 14 (5.38%) Istio
7 10 (3.85%) Packer
8 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.15%) CFEngine
9 3 (1.15%) Nagios
9 3 (1.15%) Proxmox
9 3 (1.15%) Salt
9 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.77%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.77%) SCCM
11 1 (0.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (23.46%) Microsoft
1 61 (23.46%) Oracle
2 16 (6.15%) VMware
3 8 (3.08%) Citrix
4 6 (2.31%) Google
4 6 (2.31%) HP
4 6 (2.31%) New Relic
4 6 (2.31%) Zerto
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco
5 4 (1.54%) Informatica
5 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.15%) Apple
6 3 (1.15%) Avaya
6 3 (1.15%) Birst
6 3 (1.15%) Netlify
6 3 (1.15%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.15%) SAP
6 3 (1.15%) SnapLogic
6 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
6 3 (1.15%) Veeam