Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 18 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17 +43
Permanent jobs citing AWS 107 131 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.57% 11.58% 6.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.90% 46.95% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 59 125 57
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% -8.57%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £29,300
90th Percentile £61,000 £75,000 £62,750
North East median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -5.88%

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 290 279 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.08% 24.67% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 198 233 140
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,861 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £25,050 £25,000 £26,100
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £70,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS in Tyne and Wear

AWS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for AWS in Tyne and Wear

AWS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS in Tyne and Wear

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 AWS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 November 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 +6 99 £54,000 +20.00% 37
Sunderland 0 6 £30,000 -45.45% 1
AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for AWS.

1 76 (71.03%) Azure
2 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (46.73%) Software Engineering
4 41 (38.32%) Problem-Solving
5 31 (28.97%) Mentoring
6 30 (28.04%) Sage
7 29 (27.10%) Coaching
8 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
9 27 (25.23%) JavaScript
9 27 (25.23%) DevOps
10 25 (23.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 25 (23.36%) SQL
10 25 (23.36%) Java
10 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
11 23 (21.50%) Python
12 22 (20.56%) Microservices
13 20 (18.69%) Linux
13 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (18.69%) Product Roadmap
14 19 (17.76%) GCP
14 19 (17.76%) Terraform
15 18 (16.82%) Serverless
15 18 (16.82%) Jenkins
15 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
15 18 (16.82%) Node.js
15 18 (16.82%) TDD
16 17 (15.89%) C#
17 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
17 15 (14.02%) Amazon S3
18 14 (13.08%) Puppet

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 10 (9.35%) Confluence
2 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.80%) JBoss
2 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) CMS
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) nginx
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.93%) InDesign
1 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 76 (71.03%) Azure
2 19 (17.76%) GCP
3 18 (16.82%) Serverless
4 15 (14.02%) Amazon S3
5 12 (11.21%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (11.21%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (9.35%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (9.35%) Sage Pay
7 6 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (5.61%) SaaS
8 5 (4.67%) Office 365
9 4 (3.74%) PaaS
10 3 (2.80%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.93%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.93%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.93%) Kong
12 1 (0.93%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.61%) BGP
1 6 (5.61%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (5.61%) Firewall
1 6 (5.61%) OSPF
1 6 (5.61%) VPN
2 5 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (4.67%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (4.67%) Cisco ISE
2 5 (4.67%) EIGRP
2 5 (4.67%) IOS XR
2 5 (4.67%) PBX
2 5 (4.67%) SNMP
2 5 (4.67%) TACACS
2 5 (4.67%) VoIP
2 5 (4.67%) VXLAN
2 5 (4.67%) WebEx
2 5 (4.67%) Wireless
3 3 (2.80%) SAN
4 2 (1.87%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
2 15 (14.02%) NoSQL
3 10 (9.35%) MySQL
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.67%) Big Data
7 3 (2.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.80%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.80%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.80%) Impala
7 3 (2.80%) PowerCenter
7 3 (2.80%) Sqoop
8 2 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.87%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.93%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (26.17%) Git (software)
2 18 (16.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (9.35%) IntelliJ
3 10 (9.35%) JIRA
4 4 (3.74%) Selenium
4 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.87%) GitLab
6 1 (0.93%) GoCD
6 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (6.54%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Public Sector
3 5 (4.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (35.51%) Software Engineer
2 35 (32.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 21 (19.63%) Architect
4 13 (12.15%) Analyst
5 12 (11.21%) Java Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Java Software Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Senior Architect
5 12 (11.21%) Senior Java Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (9.35%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (8.41%) Technical Architect
8 7 (6.54%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Data Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Data Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Technical Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Consultant
10 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.74%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.82%) Node.js
2 12 (11.21%) .NET
2 12 (11.21%) .NET Core
3 11 (10.28%) Redux
4 10 (9.35%) .NET Framework
5 7 (6.54%) Web Services
6 6 (5.61%) RESTful
6 6 (5.61%) Swagger
7 3 (2.80%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.80%) Kafka
7 3 (2.80%) Middleware
7 3 (2.80%) Spring
8 2 (1.87%) HTML
8 2 (1.87%) LAMP
8 2 (1.87%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (1.87%) React
8 2 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.87%) Spring Boot
8 2 (1.87%) Spring MVC
9 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (13.08%) Public Cloud
3 9 (8.41%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.67%) User Experience
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.74%) Tandem
6 3 (2.80%) Blog
6 3 (2.80%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.87%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.93%) Kindle
8 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (18.69%) Linux
2 13 (12.15%) Windows
3 7 (6.54%) Unix
4 6 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.74%) CentOS
6 3 (2.80%) Solaris
7 1 (0.93%) AIX
7 1 (0.93%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (62.62%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (46.73%) Software Engineering
3 41 (38.32%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (28.97%) Mentoring
5 29 (27.10%) Coaching
6 27 (25.23%) DevOps
7 25 (23.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 22 (20.56%) Microservices
9 20 (18.69%) Product Roadmap
10 18 (16.82%) TDD
11 10 (9.35%) CQRS
11 10 (9.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.35%) Pair Programming
11 10 (9.35%) Threat Modelling
12 8 (7.48%) Scrum
13 7 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 7 (6.54%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) JavaScript
2 25 (23.36%) Java
2 25 (23.36%) SQL
3 23 (21.50%) Python
4 17 (15.89%) C#
5 11 (10.28%) Ruby
6 8 (7.48%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.67%) C
8 4 (3.74%) Scala
9 3 (2.80%) Perl
10 2 (1.87%) Go
10 2 (1.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (4.67%) CCNP
1 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.93%) MCSA
2 1 (0.93%) MCSE
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 5 (4.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (10.28%) Docker
2 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.80%) HDFS
5 2 (1.87%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (1.87%) XenApp
5 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.93%) RACF
Systems Management
1 19 (17.76%) Terraform
2 14 (13.08%) Puppet
3 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
3 11 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.41%) Ansible
5 5 (4.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.87%) Packer
7 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.93%) Forum Sentry
7 1 (0.93%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.93%) Rancher
7 1 (0.93%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (28.04%) Sage
2 25 (23.36%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.28%) Google
4 9 (8.41%) Cisco
5 8 (7.48%) Red Hat
6 7 (6.54%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.61%) Palo Alto
8 5 (4.67%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.67%) Symantec
9 4 (3.74%) VMware
10 3 (2.80%) Cloudera
10 3 (2.80%) IBM
10 3 (2.80%) Informatica
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle
11 2 (1.87%) Citrix
12 1 (0.93%) Adobe
12 1 (0.93%) BMC
12 1 (0.93%) F5
12 1 (0.93%) Infoblox
12 1 (0.93%) Meraki