Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Amazon AWS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon AWS over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 34 58
Rank change year-on-year +12 +24 +7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 121 73 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.96% 6.48% 3.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.36% 36.68% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 113 72 32
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £32,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £80,000 £58,150
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -20.00%

Amazon 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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 261 199 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.64% 17.66% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 198 170 89
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,062
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +1.18% -17.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,625 £75,250 £50,550
North East median annual salary £43,653 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.41% - -11.76%

Amazon AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Amazon AWS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon AWS in Tyne and Wear

Amazon AWS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon AWS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +1 103 £47,500 +5.56% 35
Sunderland +17 16 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Whitley Bay - 1 £58,500 -
Gateshead - 1 £26,500 -
Amazon AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Amazon 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Amazon AWS.

1 76 (62.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (47.93%) Linux
3 54 (44.63%) DevOps
4 48 (39.67%) Java
5 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (30.58%) Windows
7 30 (24.79%) Python
7 30 (24.79%) Software Engineering
8 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
8 25 (20.66%) C++
8 25 (20.66%) Node.js
9 24 (19.83%) Google Cloud Platform
10 22 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 22 (18.18%) Puppet
10 22 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
11 20 (16.53%) Ansible
11 20 (16.53%) Bash Shell
11 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
11 20 (16.53%) C#
12 19 (15.70%) C
12 19 (15.70%) HTML
12 19 (15.70%) NoSQL
12 19 (15.70%) Ruby
13 17 (14.05%) MongoDB
13 17 (14.05%) Opscode Chef
13 17 (14.05%) SQL
14 16 (13.22%) Test Automation
14 16 (13.22%) Mentoring
15 15 (12.40%) Windows Server
15 15 (12.40%) Finance

Amazon AWS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 7 (5.79%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.13%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.13%) nginx
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.65%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.65%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 76 (62.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (19.83%) Google Cloud Platform
3 9 (7.44%) Office 365
4 8 (6.61%) Serverless
5 7 (5.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (5.79%) IaaS
6 5 (4.13%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (4.13%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (4.13%) Datadog
7 3 (2.48%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.48%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.48%) SaaS
8 1 (0.83%) DigitalOcean
8 1 (0.83%) PaaS
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) DNS
1 8 (6.61%) LAN
1 8 (6.61%) WAN
2 6 (4.96%) DHCP
2 6 (4.96%) SSL
3 5 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (4.13%) Firewall
3 5 (4.13%) Network Security
3 5 (4.13%) Telepresence
3 5 (4.13%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.13%) Wireless
4 3 (2.48%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (1.65%) Internet
5 2 (1.65%) MPLS
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
6 1 (0.83%) SMS
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.70%) NoSQL
2 17 (14.05%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
4 9 (7.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (7.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.79%) MySQL
5 7 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (4.96%) Big Data
6 6 (4.96%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.83%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.83%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (10.74%) Jenkins
1 13 (10.74%) Selenium
2 10 (8.26%) TeamCity
3 7 (5.79%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.13%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.13%) WebDriver
5 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (2.48%) JIRA
6 3 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.65%) Maven
7 2 (1.65%) Subversion
8 1 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Automotive
3 4 (3.31%) Games
4 3 (2.48%) Advertising
5 2 (1.65%) Marketing
6 1 (0.83%) French Language
6 1 (0.83%) German Language
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Architect
3 20 (16.53%) Software Engineer
4 19 (15.70%) Developer
5 13 (10.74%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) AWS DevOps
6 9 (7.44%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Cloud Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (5.79%) Lead Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (5.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.79%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.66%) Node.js
2 19 (15.70%) HTML
3 13 (10.74%) .NET
4 12 (9.92%) HTML5
5 11 (9.09%) CSS
6 10 (8.26%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.44%) CherryPy
7 9 (7.44%) React
8 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET
9 6 (4.96%) REST
9 6 (4.96%) TensorFlow
9 6 (4.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 6 (4.96%) Web Services
10 5 (4.13%) Kafka
10 5 (4.13%) Middleware
10 5 (4.13%) RESTful
11 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (3.31%) OAuth
12 3 (2.48%) jQuery
12 3 (2.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Private Cloud
2 13 (10.74%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) User Experience
5 5 (4.13%) Analytical Mindset
5 5 (4.13%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.13%) Tandem
6 4 (3.31%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.65%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.83%) Fintech
9 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.83%) Online Games
9 1 (0.83%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 58 (47.93%) Linux
2 37 (30.58%) Windows
3 15 (12.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.61%) Debian
4 8 (6.61%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.31%) Unix
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.48%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.65%) Android
7 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.83%) CentOS
8 1 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (44.63%) DevOps
2 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (24.79%) Software Engineering
4 22 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 22 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
5 16 (13.22%) Mentoring
5 16 (13.22%) Test Automation
6 13 (10.74%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
7 11 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (9.09%) OO
8 10 (8.26%) Microservices
9 9 (7.44%) MVC
9 9 (7.44%) Scrum
10 8 (6.61%) Analytics
10 8 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (5.79%) Business Transformation
11 7 (5.79%) Innovative Thinking
11 7 (5.79%) ITIL
12 6 (4.96%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 48 (39.67%) Java
2 30 (24.79%) Python
3 25 (20.66%) C++
3 25 (20.66%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.53%) Bash Shell
4 20 (16.53%) C#
5 19 (15.70%) C
5 19 (15.70%) Ruby
6 17 (14.05%) SQL
7 14 (11.57%) Perl
8 8 (6.61%) PHP
9 6 (4.96%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.65%) Jython
10 2 (1.65%) Scala
10 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) Fortran
11 1 (0.83%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.13%) CCNP
3 3 (2.48%) Degree
4 2 (1.65%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CCNA
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) QA
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.09%) Docker
2 9 (7.44%) Active Directory
3 5 (4.13%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.48%) vSphere
5 2 (1.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (1.65%) XenServer
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (18.18%) Puppet
2 20 (16.53%) Ansible
3 17 (14.05%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (7.44%) Kubernetes
4 9 (7.44%) Packer
5 8 (6.61%) Nagios
5 8 (6.61%) Terraform
6 5 (4.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (3.31%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.65%) Cobbler
8 2 (1.65%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.83%) Consul
9 1 (0.83%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Cisco
2 12 (9.92%) Google
3 6 (4.96%) VMware
4 5 (4.13%) New Relic
4 5 (4.13%) Splunk
5 2 (1.65%) Citrix
5 2 (1.65%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.65%) RedGate
5 2 (1.65%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.65%) Veeam
6 1 (0.83%) Birst
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) SAP
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.83%) Tableau