Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 17 47
Rank change year-on-year -1 +30 +40
Permanent jobs citing AWS 134 173 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.19% 11.60% 5.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.00% 43.91% 32.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 159 59
North East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,000 £55,000
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 406 394 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.92% 26.43% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 251 334 176
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.57% +0.71%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,825 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £64,000 £55,625
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +4 113 £50,000 +11.11% 24
Durham +8 19 £39,500 +1.94% 3
AWS
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 96 (71.64%) Azure
2 68 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (39.55%) Software Engineering
4 44 (32.84%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (31.34%) DevOps
6 39 (29.10%) Linux
6 39 (29.10%) Microsoft
7 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
8 32 (23.88%) Java
8 32 (23.88%) Git (software)
9 31 (23.13%) Python
10 30 (22.39%) Sage
11 29 (21.64%) Mentoring
11 29 (21.64%) Coaching
12 27 (20.15%) SQL
13 26 (19.40%) Terraform
14 24 (17.91%) Microservices
15 23 (17.16%) Kubernetes
15 23 (17.16%) Enterprise Software
15 23 (17.16%) Ansible
15 23 (17.16%) Docker
15 23 (17.16%) Jenkins
15 23 (17.16%) C#
15 23 (17.16%) Unix
16 22 (16.42%) Node.js
17 21 (15.67%) Product Roadmap
18 20 (14.93%) MongoDB
18 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
19 19 (14.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 18 (13.43%) SQL Server

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 (7.46%) Confluence
2 4 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.24%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.49%) Apache
4 2 (1.49%) CMS
4 2 (1.49%) IIS
4 2 (1.49%) nginx
4 2 (1.49%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) Drupal
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.75%) InDesign
1 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 96 (71.64%) Azure
2 16 (11.94%) GCP
2 16 (11.94%) Serverless
3 15 (11.19%) Amazon S3
4 13 (9.70%) PaaS
5 11 (8.21%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (8.21%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (7.46%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (7.46%) IaaS
6 10 (7.46%) SaaS
6 10 (7.46%) Sage Pay
7 5 (3.73%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.73%) Office 365
8 3 (2.24%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.49%) Datadog
9 2 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) Firewall
2 10 (7.46%) SAN
3 7 (5.22%) NAS
3 7 (5.22%) VPN
4 6 (4.48%) BGP
4 6 (4.48%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (4.48%) OSPF
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (3.73%) EIGRP
5 5 (3.73%) IOS XR
5 5 (3.73%) PBX
5 5 (3.73%) SNMP
5 5 (3.73%) TACACS
5 5 (3.73%) VoIP
5 5 (3.73%) VXLAN
5 5 (3.73%) WebEx
5 5 (3.73%) Wireless
6 4 (2.99%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) MongoDB
2 18 (13.43%) SQL Server
3 14 (10.45%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.21%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (7.46%) MySQL
6 7 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.73%) Big Data
8 4 (2.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.99%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.99%) Hadoop
9 3 (2.24%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.24%) Impala
9 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.24%) PowerCenter
9 3 (2.24%) Sqoop
10 2 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.49%) EDRMS
10 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 32 (23.88%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.16%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.21%) JIRA
4 10 (7.46%) IntelliJ
5 6 (4.48%) Selenium
5 6 (4.48%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.24%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.49%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.49%) Maven
8 2 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.75%) Metasploit
9 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.75%) Subversion
General
1 9 (6.72%) Finance
1 9 (6.72%) Public Sector
2 5 (3.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (29.85%) Software Engineer
2 35 (26.12%) Senior Software Engineer
3 26 (19.40%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (11.94%) Analyst
4 16 (11.94%) Architect
5 12 (8.96%) Java Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Senior Java Engineer
5 12 (8.96%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Cloud Engineer
6 10 (7.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.72%) Senior Architect
8 8 (5.97%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.22%) Consultant
9 7 (5.22%) Data Architect
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Data Architect
9 7 (5.22%) Technical Consultant
10 6 (4.48%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (4.48%) Technical Architect
10 6 (4.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) Node.js
2 16 (11.94%) .NET
3 13 (9.70%) .NET Core
4 11 (8.21%) Redux
5 10 (7.46%) .NET Framework
6 8 (5.97%) Web Services
7 6 (4.48%) RESTful
7 6 (4.48%) Swagger
8 5 (3.73%) Spring
9 4 (2.99%) Spring Boot
10 3 (2.24%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.24%) ASP.NET
10 3 (2.24%) Kafka
11 2 (1.49%) Elastic Stack
11 2 (1.49%) LAMP
11 2 (1.49%) LEMP Stack
11 2 (1.49%) OAuth
11 2 (1.49%) React
11 2 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (1.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.16%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (11.19%) Data Centre
3 12 (8.96%) Public Cloud
4 8 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.22%) Analytical Mindset
5 7 (5.22%) User Experience
6 6 (4.48%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (4.48%) Tandem
7 5 (3.73%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.24%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.49%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.75%) Blog
10 1 (0.75%) CMDB
10 1 (0.75%) iPad
10 1 (0.75%) Kindle
10 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.75%) NHS
10 1 (0.75%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (29.10%) Linux
2 23 (17.16%) Unix
3 15 (11.19%) Windows
4 11 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (6.72%) CentOS
6 8 (5.97%) Solaris
7 6 (4.48%) AIX
8 3 (2.24%) Android
8 3 (2.24%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.75%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.75%) Mesosphere
9 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (39.55%) Software Engineering
3 44 (32.84%) Problem-Solving
4 42 (31.34%) DevOps
5 29 (21.64%) Coaching
5 29 (21.64%) Mentoring
6 24 (17.91%) Microservices
7 21 (15.67%) Product Roadmap
8 19 (14.18%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 17 (12.69%) TDD
10 14 (10.45%) Configuration Management
10 14 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (8.96%) Open Source
11 12 (8.96%) Test Automation
12 11 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (7.46%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (7.46%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.46%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (7.46%) Pair Programming
13 10 (7.46%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (28.36%) JavaScript
2 32 (23.88%) Java
3 31 (23.13%) Python
4 27 (20.15%) SQL
5 23 (17.16%) C#
6 17 (12.69%) Bash Shell
7 14 (10.45%) Ruby
8 9 (6.72%) PowerShell
9 7 (5.22%) C
9 7 (5.22%) Perl
10 5 (3.73%) Scala
11 2 (1.49%) C++
11 2 (1.49%) Go
11 2 (1.49%) PHP
11 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (5.22%) Degree
2 6 (4.48%) AWS Certification
2 6 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.73%) CCNP
3 5 (3.73%) MCSA
3 5 (3.73%) MCSE
3 5 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.24%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.24%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.49%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.75%) CCSP
6 1 (0.75%) CEH
6 1 (0.75%) CHFI
6 1 (0.75%) ECIH
6 1 (0.75%) GCIH
6 1 (0.75%) GIAC
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.75%) OSCE
6 1 (0.75%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.21%) QA
2 6 (4.48%) SLA
3 2 (1.49%) GDPR
4 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (17.16%) Docker
2 20 (14.93%) Active Directory
3 13 (9.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (5.22%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.24%) HDFS
6 2 (1.49%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (1.49%) XenApp
6 2 (1.49%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (19.40%) Terraform
2 23 (17.16%) Ansible
2 23 (17.16%) Kubernetes
3 12 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (8.96%) Puppet
4 6 (4.48%) SCCM
5 5 (3.73%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.99%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (2.99%) Packer
7 2 (1.49%) Mesos
7 2 (1.49%) Nagios
7 2 (1.49%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.75%) Forum Sentry
8 1 (0.75%) Nessus
8 1 (0.75%) Nmap
8 1 (0.75%) OpenVAS
8 1 (0.75%) QRadar
8 1 (0.75%) Rancher
Vendors
1 39 (29.10%) Microsoft
2 30 (22.39%) Sage
3 17 (12.69%) Oracle
4 14 (10.45%) VMware
5 10 (7.46%) Red Hat
6 9 (6.72%) Cisco
7 6 (4.48%) Google
7 6 (4.48%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.73%) SolarWinds
8 5 (3.73%) Symantec
9 4 (2.99%) IBM
9 4 (2.99%) ServiceNow
10 3 (2.24%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.24%) Informatica
10 3 (2.24%) Splunk
11 2 (1.49%) Citrix
11 2 (1.49%) New Relic
12 1 (0.75%) LogRhythm
12 1 (0.75%) Meraki
12 1 (0.75%) Xamarin