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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC, Infra as Code)
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 59 90
Rank change year-on-year +10 +31 +8
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 64 36 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.29% 3.17% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 3.47% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 55 33 6
10th Percentile - £33,750 £34,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £37,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +22.22% +10.43%
75th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £50,625
90th Percentile £84,000 £72,500 £56,412
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year +7.41% -6.90% +7.41%

Infrastructure as Code is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,306 1,036 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 91.28% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 935 788 763
10th Percentile £25,850 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Infrastructure as Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the North East.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in the North East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in the North East

Infrastructure as Code
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 Infrastructure as Code within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear +22 58 £55,000 - 9
Northumberland -3 3 £70,000 -
Infrastructure as Code
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 45 (70.31%) AWS
2 41 (64.06%) Kubernetes
3 39 (60.94%) Docker
4 36 (56.25%) Agile
5 31 (48.44%) DevOps
6 30 (46.88%) SQL
6 30 (46.88%) CI/CD
7 28 (43.75%) C#
8 27 (42.19%) Linux
8 27 (42.19%) Terraform
9 25 (39.06%) Ansible
9 25 (39.06%) Azure
9 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
10 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
10 24 (37.50%) .NET
10 24 (37.50%) .NET Core
11 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
11 23 (35.94%) Finance
12 18 (28.13%) Fintech
13 15 (23.44%) Public Sector
14 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
15 12 (18.75%) Bash
16 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
16 11 (17.19%) Java
16 11 (17.19%) Python
17 10 (15.63%) Puppet
17 10 (15.63%) GCP
17 10 (15.63%) AWS CloudFormation
17 10 (15.63%) Platform Engineering
18 9 (14.06%) Site Reliability Engineering

Infrastructure as Code
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 2 (3.13%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 45 (70.31%) AWS
2 25 (39.06%) Azure
3 10 (15.63%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (15.63%) GCP
4 5 (7.81%) SaaS
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Pipelines
5 4 (6.25%) IaaS
5 4 (6.25%) PaaS
6 2 (3.13%) GitHub
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft 365
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (1.56%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.56%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (1.56%) Azure App Service
7 1 (1.56%) Azure Monitor
7 1 (1.56%) Azure Storage
7 1 (1.56%) GitHub Actions
7 1 (1.56%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.38%) GitLab
3 4 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 2 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.56%) git-flow
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 15 (23.44%) Public Sector
3 7 (10.94%) Law
4 5 (7.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 5 (7.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (37.50%) Developer
3 23 (35.94%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.38%) Architect
4 6 (9.38%) DevOps Platform Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Platform Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.25%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
6 2 (3.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) IT Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (3.13%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
1 24 (37.50%) .NET Core
2 6 (9.38%) ARM Templates
2 6 (9.38%) Spring
3 5 (7.81%) Kafka
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (7.81%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Windows
3 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Agile
2 31 (48.44%) DevOps
3 30 (46.88%) CI/CD
4 25 (39.06%) Software Engineering
5 18 (28.13%) Fintech
6 11 (17.19%) Configuration Management
7 10 (15.63%) Platform Engineering
8 9 (14.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 8 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (9.38%) DevSecOps
11 5 (7.81%) Microservices
11 5 (7.81%) Project Management
11 5 (7.81%) Security Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) Software Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (7.81%) Use Case
12 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 2 (3.13%) Architectural Design
13 2 (3.13%) Project Delivery
13 2 (3.13%) Technology Transformation
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.88%) SQL
2 28 (43.75%) C#
3 24 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 14 (21.88%) PowerShell
5 12 (18.75%) Bash
6 11 (17.19%) Java
6 11 (17.19%) Python
7 7 (10.94%) VB.NET
8 6 (9.38%) C++
9 4 (6.25%) Go
10 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.13%) Perl
11 1 (1.56%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (60.94%) Docker
2 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 41 (64.06%) Kubernetes
2 27 (42.19%) Terraform
3 25 (39.06%) Ansible
4 10 (15.63%) Puppet
5 2 (3.13%) CFEngine
5 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (1.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Oracle
3 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Dynatrace