Period
to 1 December 2021

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

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
England > North East
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 40 63 88
Rank change year-on-year +23 +25 -5
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 74 17 9
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 5.75% 2.16% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 2.34% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 65 16 9
10th Percentile £39,650 £33,750 "
25th Percentile £52,500 £40,563 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +33.33% -28.57%
75th Percentile £82,500 £69,375 £53,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £71,875 £56,300
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +3.70%

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 1,192 726 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 92.55% 92.25% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 895 639 814
10th Percentile £26,096 £28,950 £25,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £35,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% +11.11% +1.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,625 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 1 December 2021.

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 1 December 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 +20 65 £60,000 +20.00% 14
Northumberland - 1 £100,000 -
Infrastructure as Code
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, 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 66 (89.19%) AWS
2 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (67.57%) Kubernetes
4 49 (66.22%) Terraform
5 44 (59.46%) Docker
6 43 (58.11%) DevOps
7 30 (40.54%) Software Engineering
8 29 (39.19%) C#
8 29 (39.19%) SQL
9 27 (36.49%) Configuration Management
10 25 (33.78%) .NET
10 25 (33.78%) Azure
10 25 (33.78%) Puppet
11 23 (31.08%) Linux
12 22 (29.73%) Finance
12 22 (29.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 21 (28.38%) .NET Core
13 21 (28.38%) T-SQL
13 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
14 17 (22.97%) Ansible
15 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
15 16 (21.62%) VB.NET
16 13 (17.57%) Python
16 13 (17.57%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (17.57%) SaaS
17 12 (16.22%) Bash Shell
17 12 (16.22%) Open Source
17 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
18 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
18 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 66 (89.19%) AWS
2 25 (33.78%) Azure
3 13 (17.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (17.57%) SaaS
4 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (10.81%) IaaS
5 8 (10.81%) PaaS
6 5 (6.76%) GitHub
7 4 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (5.41%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 4 (5.41%) GCP
7 4 (5.41%) Serverless
8 2 (2.70%) Azure Pipelines
9 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.35%) GitHub Actions
9 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (5.41%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Jenkins
2 7 (9.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (9.46%) CircleCI
2 7 (9.46%) GitLab
3 5 (6.76%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.05%) Cypress.io
5 3 (4.05%) Postman
5 3 (4.05%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.70%) webpack
7 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.35%) JIRA
7 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Games
2 3 (4.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 3 (4.05%) Law
3 2 (2.70%) Public Sector
3 2 (2.70%) Social Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (1.35%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (47.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (35.14%) Developer
3 21 (28.38%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.86%) Platform Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps
6 7 (9.46%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Site Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) SaaS Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Architect
9 2 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.35%) Java Engineer
10 1 (1.35%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (33.78%) .NET
2 21 (28.38%) .NET Core
3 8 (10.81%) ARM Templates
4 5 (6.76%) Node.js
4 5 (6.76%) React
4 5 (6.76%) Redux
5 3 (4.05%) GraphQL
5 3 (4.05%) Jest
5 3 (4.05%) Spring
5 3 (4.05%) TypeORM
6 2 (2.70%) Kafka
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 2 (2.70%) Spring Boot
6 2 (2.70%) Web Services
7 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Linux
2 7 (9.46%) Unix
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
4 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (68.92%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.11%) DevOps
3 30 (40.54%) Software Engineering
4 27 (36.49%) Configuration Management
5 22 (29.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 12 (16.22%) Open Source
7 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.46%) Load Balancing
8 7 (9.46%) OO
8 7 (9.46%) Project Management
9 6 (8.11%) Full Stack Development
9 6 (8.11%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.76%) API Development
10 5 (6.76%) Microservices
11 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
11 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (5.41%) Document Management
11 4 (5.41%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.41%) Task Automation
11 4 (5.41%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) C#
1 29 (39.19%) SQL
2 21 (28.38%) T-SQL
3 16 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 16 (21.62%) VB.NET
4 13 (17.57%) Python
5 12 (16.22%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.81%) Java
7 7 (9.46%) Perl
8 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
9 5 (6.76%) TypeScript
10 4 (5.41%) Go
11 2 (2.70%) C++
11 2 (2.70%) ES6
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 44 (59.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (67.57%) Kubernetes
2 49 (66.22%) Terraform
3 25 (33.78%) Puppet
4 17 (22.97%) Ansible
5 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (9.46%) CFEngine
7 4 (5.41%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (5.41%) New Relic
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Netlify
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle