Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services (AWS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 11 10 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing AWS 138 104 122
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.32% 14.34% 12.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.20% 42.11% 38.01%
Number of salaries quoted 116 97 67
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,950
25th Percentile £41,563 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £61,250 £58,062
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,750 £61,000
North East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -3.94%

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 352 247 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.51% 34.07% 32.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 226 225
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,875 £25,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £60,194
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 113 £55,000 +10.00% 51
Sunderland -15 15 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Wallsend - 6 - - 1
South Shields - 2 £35,000 - 1
Gateshead +10 1 - - 1
AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 91 (65.94%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (57.97%) DevOps
3 67 (48.55%) Azure
4 63 (45.65%) Docker
5 55 (39.86%) Linux
6 50 (36.23%) SQL
7 49 (35.51%) Kubernetes
8 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
9 45 (32.61%) Terraform
10 43 (31.16%) Infrastructure as Code
11 42 (30.43%) CI/CD
12 41 (29.71%) Jenkins
12 41 (29.71%) C#
13 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
14 32 (23.19%) .NET
14 32 (23.19%) Configuration Management
15 30 (21.74%) Java
15 30 (21.74%) Puppet
16 29 (21.01%) Finance
17 28 (20.29%) .NET Core
18 27 (19.57%) OO
18 27 (19.57%) Python
19 26 (18.84%) Mentoring
20 25 (18.12%) T-SQL
21 21 (15.22%) Ansible
21 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
21 21 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
22 19 (13.77%) Site Reliability Engineering
22 19 (13.77%) Microservices
22 19 (13.77%) Oracle

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 3 (2.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.45%) Apache
2 2 (1.45%) Confluence
2 2 (1.45%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.45%) nginx
2 2 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.45%) Magento
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (48.55%) Azure
2 21 (15.22%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (12.32%) GCP
4 14 (10.14%) PaaS
4 14 (10.14%) SaaS
5 8 (5.80%) IaaS
6 7 (5.07%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 7 (5.07%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.35%) GitHub
7 6 (4.35%) Google Ads
8 5 (3.62%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (3.62%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 4 (2.90%) Serverless
10 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (2.17%) GitHub Actions
11 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.45%) BrowserStack
11 2 (1.45%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.35%) Firewall
1 6 (4.35%) SSH
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
2 3 (2.17%) Softphone
2 3 (2.17%) VPN
2 3 (2.17%) WAN
3 2 (1.45%) DNS
3 2 (1.45%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) DHCP
4 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.72%) Network Security
4 1 (0.72%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.72%) SMTP
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.07%) Amazon Athena
2 7 (5.07%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (5.07%) MySQL
3 5 (3.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (3.62%) Data Lake
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon Aurora
6 2 (1.45%) Redis
6 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (29.71%) Jenkins
2 33 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.87%) JUnit
3 15 (10.87%) Maven
4 8 (5.80%) CircleCI
5 7 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (5.07%) GitLab
5 7 (5.07%) Mercurial
6 6 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.62%) JIRA
8 4 (2.90%) PHPUnit
9 3 (2.17%) MSBuild
9 3 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.45%) Codeception
10 2 (1.45%) Grunt
10 2 (1.45%) gulp
10 2 (1.45%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.45%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.45%) webpack
General
1 29 (21.01%) Finance
2 18 (13.04%) Social Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Documentation Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Presentation Skills
3 3 (2.17%) Public Sector
3 3 (2.17%) Retail
4 2 (1.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (36.96%) Developer
2 43 (31.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (18.12%) C# Developer
4 18 (13.04%) AWS Engineer
5 15 (10.87%) AWS DevOps
5 15 (10.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Platform Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Architect
7 9 (6.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.52%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (5.07%) Senior DevOps
9 7 (5.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Site Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.19%) .NET
2 28 (20.29%) .NET Core
3 16 (11.59%) Spring
3 16 (11.59%) Spring Boot
4 15 (10.87%) RESTful
5 9 (6.52%) CSS
6 8 (5.80%) YAML
7 7 (5.07%) ARM Templates
7 7 (5.07%) React
8 6 (4.35%) Node.js
9 5 (3.62%) HTML
9 5 (3.62%) Kafka
9 5 (3.62%) Laravel
9 5 (3.62%) Vue.js
10 4 (2.90%) HTML5
11 3 (2.17%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.17%) Java EE
11 3 (2.17%) jQuery
11 3 (2.17%) REST
12 2 (1.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Legacy Systems
2 12 (8.70%) Public Cloud
3 11 (7.97%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.62%) User Experience
5 3 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.45%) iPhone
6 2 (1.45%) Photography
6 2 (1.45%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) PKI
7 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (39.86%) Linux
2 15 (10.87%) Windows
3 9 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.07%) Unix
5 2 (1.45%) Android
5 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.72%) CentOS
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (65.94%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (57.97%) DevOps
3 47 (34.06%) Software Engineering
4 43 (31.16%) Infrastructure as Code
5 42 (30.43%) CI/CD
6 32 (23.19%) Configuration Management
7 27 (19.57%) OO
8 26 (18.84%) Mentoring
9 19 (13.77%) Microservices
9 19 (13.77%) OOP
9 19 (13.77%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 17 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (11.59%) Fintech
12 15 (10.87%) API Development
13 11 (7.97%) Scrum
14 10 (7.25%) Test Automation
15 9 (6.52%) Migration
16 8 (5.80%) API Integration
16 8 (5.80%) DataOps
16 8 (5.80%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.23%) SQL
2 41 (29.71%) C#
3 30 (21.74%) Java
4 27 (19.57%) Python
5 25 (18.12%) T-SQL
6 21 (15.22%) PowerShell
7 18 (13.04%) Bash
7 18 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 11 (7.97%) PHP
9 10 (7.25%) VB.NET
10 9 (6.52%) Go
11 7 (5.07%) Perl
12 3 (2.17%) Ruby
12 3 (2.17%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.45%) ES6
13 2 (1.45%) Java 8
14 1 (0.72%) C++
14 1 (0.72%) Groovy
14 1 (0.72%) Scala
14 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (6.52%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.90%) CCNP
2 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA
4 1 (0.72%) CCNA CyberOps
4 1 (0.72%) Degree
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.72%) SOC 2
System Software
1 63 (45.65%) Docker
2 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.45%) Varnish
3 2 (1.45%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 49 (35.51%) Kubernetes
2 45 (32.61%) Terraform
3 30 (21.74%) Puppet
4 21 (15.22%) Ansible
5 15 (10.87%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (4.35%) CFEngine
7 2 (1.45%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (1.45%) Grafana
7 2 (1.45%) Prometheus
7 2 (1.45%) SCCM
8 1 (0.72%) Consul
8 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.72%) Graphite
8 1 (0.72%) Packer
8 1 (0.72%) VxRail
Vendors
1 19 (13.77%) Oracle
2 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.35%) Google
3 6 (4.35%) VMware
4 5 (3.62%) Databricks
5 4 (2.90%) Cisco
6 3 (2.17%) Fortinet
7 2 (1.45%) Adobe
7 2 (1.45%) Apple
7 2 (1.45%) New Relic
8 1 (0.72%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.72%) Commvault
8 1 (0.72%) Meraki
8 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.72%) Splunk
8 1 (0.72%) Zscaler