Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 26 21
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 +12
Permanent jobs citing AWS 93 82 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.54% 8.68% 10.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.82% 33.06% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 91 148
Median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +58.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £29,925
90th Percentile £67,350 £66,250 £77,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +6.38% +44.62%

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 275 248 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 34.12% 26.24% 22.74%
Number of salaries quoted 208 166 260
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.35% +23.21%
10th Percentile £24,838 £28,625 £23,688
90th Percentile £61,351 £66,250 £67,750
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%

AWS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing AWS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for AWS in Tyne and Wear

AWS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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 +7 76 £40,000 -20.00% 22
Sunderland +10 8 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Gateshead - 5 £32,500 - 2
North Shields - 4 £35,000 -
AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 53 (56.99%) Azure
2 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
3 26 (27.96%) DevOps
4 23 (24.73%) Windows
5 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
5 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
6 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
7 20 (21.51%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
9 17 (18.28%) Mentoring
10 16 (17.20%) Terraform
11 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (16.13%) Linux
11 15 (16.13%) Finance
12 14 (15.05%) MCSA
12 14 (15.05%) Sage
12 14 (15.05%) Citrix
12 14 (15.05%) Puppet
13 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
13 13 (13.98%) CCNA
13 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (13.98%) OO
13 13 (13.98%) C#
14 12 (12.90%) NoSQL
14 12 (12.90%) Office 365
14 12 (12.90%) NetScaler
14 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (11.83%) Node.js
15 11 (11.83%) Capacity Management

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 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (56.99%) Azure
2 12 (12.90%) Office 365
3 10 (10.75%) GCP
4 9 (9.68%) SaaS
5 8 (8.60%) Datadog
6 7 (7.53%) BlazeMeter
6 7 (7.53%) Slack
6 7 (7.53%) Sumo Logic
7 3 (3.23%) PaaS
8 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (2.15%) GitHub
8 2 (2.15%) Power Platform
8 2 (2.15%) Serverless
9 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.08%) AWS CodePipeline
9 1 (1.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.90%) NetScaler
2 8 (8.60%) DNS
3 6 (6.45%) DHCP
3 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.23%) Firewall
4 3 (3.23%) SSL
5 2 (2.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.90%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.53%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.38%) MySQL
5 3 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.15%) Power BI
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon QuickSight
7 1 (1.08%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.08%) Big Data
7 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (1.08%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.53%) JMeter
3 7 (7.53%) Postman
3 7 (7.53%) Selenium
4 6 (6.45%) GoCD
5 2 (2.15%) GitLab
5 2 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.08%) Subversion
6 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 8 (8.60%) Games
3 7 (7.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.15%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (17.20%) Developer
2 14 (15.05%) Administrator
3 10 (10.75%) Consultant
3 10 (10.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
4 7 (7.53%) Test Engineer
5 6 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (5.38%) Azure Administrator
6 5 (5.38%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.38%) Technical Administrator
7 4 (4.30%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.23%) IT Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) IT Support
8 3 (3.23%) Senior IT Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.83%) .NET
1 11 (11.83%) Node.js
2 9 (9.68%) .NET Core
2 9 (9.68%) React
2 9 (9.68%) Web Services
3 8 (8.60%) HTML
4 7 (7.53%) AngularJS
4 7 (7.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 7 (7.53%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 6 (6.45%) HTML5
5 6 (6.45%) RESTful
6 5 (5.38%) CSS
6 5 (5.38%) DirectX
6 5 (5.38%) OpenGL
7 4 (4.30%) REST
8 3 (3.23%) CherryPy
8 3 (3.23%) GraphQL
8 3 (3.23%) Laravel
8 3 (3.23%) Yii
9 2 (2.15%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (8.60%) User Experience
2 7 (7.53%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.38%) Algorithms
3 5 (5.38%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.15%) Wiki
6 1 (1.08%) Kindle
6 1 (1.08%) Life Science
6 1 (1.08%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Linux
3 7 (7.53%) Windows 10
4 6 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.23%) CentOS
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) DevOps
3 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
4 20 (21.51%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (18.28%) Mentoring
6 13 (13.98%) OO
7 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (11.83%) Capacity Management
8 11 (11.83%) Proactive Maintenance
9 10 (10.75%) Decision-Making
9 10 (10.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 9 (9.68%) Migration
10 9 (9.68%) Service Management
11 8 (8.60%) Microservices
12 7 (7.53%) Analytical Thinking
12 7 (7.53%) CRM
12 7 (7.53%) MVC
12 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
13 6 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (23.66%) JavaScript
2 13 (13.98%) C#
3 11 (11.83%) PHP
3 11 (11.83%) Python
4 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
5 7 (7.53%) Ruby
6 5 (5.38%) C++
6 5 (5.38%) HLSL
6 5 (5.38%) SQL
6 5 (5.38%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.08%) Java
8 1 (1.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.05%) MCSA
3 13 (13.98%) CCNA
3 13 (13.98%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.45%) CCA
5 5 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (4.30%) MCSE
7 2 (2.15%) APMP
8 1 (1.08%) AWS Certification
8 1 (1.08%) CCNP
8 1 (1.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (20.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (9.68%) Docker
3 6 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (1.08%) IAG
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) Terraform
2 14 (15.05%) Puppet
3 10 (10.75%) Ansible
4 6 (6.45%) Rundeck
5 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.08%) Grafana
6 1 (1.08%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Citrix
2 14 (15.05%) Sage
3 7 (7.53%) New Relic
3 7 (7.53%) NVIDIA
4 6 (6.45%) VMware
5 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.23%) Capita
6 3 (3.23%) WorldPay
7 2 (2.15%) Google
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco
8 1 (1.08%) Dynatrace
8 1 (1.08%) Informatica
8 1 (1.08%) SAP