Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 34 79
Rank change year-on-year +16 +45 +7
Permanent jobs citing Amazon AWS 132 62 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.52% 6.86% 2.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.38% 41.06% 19.26%
Number of salaries quoted 126 61 25
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,000 £31,300
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £66,500
North East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -17.50%

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 262 151 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 22.86% 16.70% 11.64%
Number of salaries quoted 219 137 110
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £24,200 £24,250 £25,975
90th Percentile £67,000 £70,250 £51,400
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +6 112 £45,000 +9.09% 41
Sunderland - 17 £55,000 - 2
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead - 2 £40,000 -
Amazon AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 78 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (56.06%) DevOps
3 64 (48.48%) Linux
4 48 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (30.30%) JavaScript
6 38 (28.79%) Windows
7 37 (28.03%) Node.js
8 35 (26.52%) Puppet
8 35 (26.52%) MongoDB
8 35 (26.52%) Java
9 33 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 31 (23.48%) Python
11 29 (21.97%) HTML
12 28 (21.21%) SQL
13 27 (20.45%) Ansible
14 26 (19.70%) NoSQL
14 26 (19.70%) Bash Shell
15 25 (18.94%) C#
16 24 (18.18%) Docker
16 24 (18.18%) Jenkins
17 23 (17.42%) Microsoft
18 22 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (15.15%) Windows Server
19 20 (15.15%) Configuration Management
20 19 (14.39%) HTML5
21 18 (13.64%) MySQL
22 17 (12.88%) .NET
22 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
22 17 (12.88%) PowerShell
22 17 (12.88%) Kubernetes

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 8 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (5.30%) nginx
3 5 (3.79%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.52%) CMS
5 2 (1.52%) Confluence
5 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.52%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.52%) Wowza Streaming Engine
6 1 (0.76%) Apache
6 1 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (59.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 14 (10.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 9 (6.82%) IaaS
5 8 (6.06%) SaaS
6 7 (5.30%) Office 365
7 6 (4.55%) Datadog
7 6 (4.55%) PaaS
8 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.27%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.52%) Serverless
11 1 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.76%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.76%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.76%) Route 53
11 1 (0.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) DNS
1 10 (7.58%) SSL
2 4 (3.03%) DHCP
2 4 (3.03%) SAN
3 3 (2.27%) Internet
3 3 (2.27%) LAN
3 3 (2.27%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (2.27%) WAN
4 2 (1.52%) MPLS
4 2 (1.52%) NAS
4 2 (1.52%) Network Security
4 2 (1.52%) VSAN
4 2 (1.52%) Wireless
5 1 (0.76%) SMS
5 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.52%) MongoDB
2 26 (19.70%) NoSQL
3 18 (13.64%) MySQL
4 17 (12.88%) SQL Server
5 15 (11.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (9.85%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
7 8 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (4.55%) Redis
9 5 (3.79%) Big Data
9 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
10 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
11 3 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 15 (11.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 10 (7.58%) Selenium
5 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
5 5 (3.79%) JIRA
5 5 (3.79%) Maven
6 4 (3.03%) GitLab
6 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio
6 4 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.27%) Vagrant
8 2 (1.52%) Ant
8 2 (1.52%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.52%) Gatling
8 2 (1.52%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.76%) git-flow
9 1 (0.76%) JUnit
9 1 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (12.12%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Automotive
2 11 (8.33%) Games
3 5 (3.79%) Advertising
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (35.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 18 (13.64%) Developer
4 17 (12.88%) Architect
5 11 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
5 11 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 9 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 6 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.79%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Azure Architect
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (28.03%) Node.js
2 29 (21.97%) HTML
3 19 (14.39%) HTML5
4 17 (12.88%) .NET
5 16 (12.12%) Web Services
6 15 (11.36%) CSS
7 14 (10.61%) AngularJS
7 14 (10.61%) CherryPy
8 12 (9.09%) React
9 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET
9 9 (6.82%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 7 (5.30%) jQuery
10 7 (5.30%) REST
11 5 (3.79%) .NET Core
11 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (3.79%) Kafka
11 5 (3.79%) Middleware
11 5 (3.79%) RESTful
11 5 (3.79%) Spring
11 5 (3.79%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.36%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 6 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.79%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.27%) Online Games
6 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.52%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.52%) Fintech
6 2 (1.52%) Media Streaming
6 2 (1.52%) PKI
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.76%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 64 (48.48%) Linux
2 38 (28.79%) Windows
3 20 (15.15%) Windows Server
4 8 (6.06%) Unix
5 6 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (3.79%) CentOS
7 4 (3.03%) Debian
7 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.03%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.52%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.52%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.76%) Android
10 1 (0.76%) Fedora
10 1 (0.76%) SUSE
10 1 (0.76%) VMS
10 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (56.06%) DevOps
2 48 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 20 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 16 (12.12%) Mentoring
6 13 (9.85%) MVC
6 13 (9.85%) Test Automation
7 12 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 11 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.33%) Microservices
9 10 (7.58%) High Availability
9 10 (7.58%) ITIL
9 10 (7.58%) Open Source
9 10 (7.58%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.58%) TDD
10 8 (6.06%) Visualisation
11 7 (5.30%) Artificial Intelligence
11 7 (5.30%) Business Transformation
11 7 (5.30%) Load Testing
11 7 (5.30%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (30.30%) JavaScript
2 35 (26.52%) Java
3 31 (23.48%) Python
4 28 (21.21%) SQL
5 26 (19.70%) Bash Shell
6 25 (18.94%) C#
7 17 (12.88%) PowerShell
8 16 (12.12%) PHP
9 15 (11.36%) C++
10 12 (9.09%) C
11 11 (8.33%) Ruby
12 8 (6.06%) Perl
13 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.27%) Jython
15 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.76%) ES6
16 1 (0.76%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 6 (4.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.27%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) GDPR
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (18.18%) Docker
2 11 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.52%) VMware NSX
6 2 (1.52%) vSphere
6 2 (1.52%) XenServer
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 35 (26.52%) Puppet
2 27 (20.45%) Ansible
3 22 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (12.88%) Kubernetes
5 14 (10.61%) Terraform
6 10 (7.58%) Packer
7 9 (6.82%) Nagios
8 6 (4.55%) HAProxy
9 5 (3.79%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (3.79%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.27%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.27%) Consul
10 3 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.52%) Grafana
11 2 (1.52%) Kibana
11 2 (1.52%) logstash
11 2 (1.52%) Rancher
11 2 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.52%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.76%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.09%) VMware
3 10 (7.58%) Google
4 9 (6.82%) Cisco
5 7 (5.30%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.55%) New Relic
6 6 (4.55%) Splunk
7 3 (2.27%) Dynatrace
7 3 (2.27%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.27%) RedGate
8 2 (1.52%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.52%) Citrix
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle
8 2 (1.52%) Riverbed
8 2 (1.52%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.52%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.52%) Veeam
9 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.76%) Informatica
9 1 (0.76%) Xamarin