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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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 8 4 10
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +17
Permanent jobs citing AWS 160 223 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.51% 24.32% 12.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.12% 54.66% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 125 215 59
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £37,625 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% +25.00% -20.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £57,500 £50,625
90th Percentile - £65,000 £61,400
North East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +21.95% -18.00%

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 431 408 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.40% 44.49% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 324 371 197
10th Percentile £30,650 £30,000 £26,250
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £60,000
North East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -2 141 £62,500 +31.58% 39
Sunderland -14 9 £43,250 -13.50% 2
South Shields - 4 £35,000 -
Gateshead -2 1 - - 3
AWS
North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 94 (58.75%) Agile
2 79 (49.38%) Docker
2 79 (49.38%) Kubernetes
3 64 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 55 (34.38%) Azure
5 51 (31.88%) SaaS
5 51 (31.88%) DevOps
6 50 (31.25%) Linux
7 47 (29.38%) PHP
8 45 (28.13%) Go
9 41 (25.63%) .NET
10 39 (24.38%) Infrastructure as Code
11 36 (22.50%) Coaching
12 35 (21.88%) C#
13 34 (21.25%) Finance
14 33 (20.63%) Social Skills
15 31 (19.38%) CI/CD
15 31 (19.38%) SQL
15 31 (19.38%) Jenkins
16 30 (18.75%) .NET Core
17 27 (16.88%) Laravel
17 27 (16.88%) Terraform
18 26 (16.25%) React
19 25 (15.63%) Python
20 24 (15.00%) T-SQL
21 22 (13.75%) Fintech
22 21 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
23 20 (12.50%) Ansible
24 19 (11.88%) GitLab
24 19 (11.88%) Git (software)

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 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 6 (3.75%) Apache
3 4 (2.50%) nginx
4 3 (1.88%) Confluence
5 2 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.25%) IIS
5 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 55 (34.38%) Azure
2 51 (31.88%) SaaS
3 18 (11.25%) Azure DevOps
4 15 (9.38%) GCP
4 15 (9.38%) GitHub
5 14 (8.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (7.50%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (7.50%) Serverless
7 10 (6.25%) GitHub Actions
8 8 (5.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 6 (3.75%) Amazon S3
9 6 (3.75%) Microsoft 365
9 6 (3.75%) PaaS
10 5 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (3.13%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (3.13%) AWS IoT
10 5 (3.13%) IaaS
11 4 (2.50%) Azure AKS
11 4 (2.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 4 (2.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) Bluetooth
1 5 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (3.13%) Wireless
1 5 (3.13%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.63%) DHCP
2 1 (0.63%) DNS
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.38%) DynamoDB
2 6 (3.75%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.50%) MySQL
3 4 (2.50%) Power BI
3 4 (2.50%) Tableau
4 3 (1.88%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.25%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.25%) KNIME
5 2 (1.25%) Metadata
5 2 (1.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.25%) Presto
5 2 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.25%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 31 (19.38%) Jenkins
2 19 (11.88%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.88%) GitLab
3 14 (8.75%) JIRA
4 5 (3.13%) Bitbucket
4 5 (3.13%) CircleCI
4 5 (3.13%) SonarQube
4 5 (3.13%) Zephyr
5 4 (2.50%) Codeception
5 4 (2.50%) Grunt
5 4 (2.50%) gulp
5 4 (2.50%) PHPUnit
5 4 (2.50%) Vagrant
6 3 (1.88%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.25%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.25%) Maven
7 2 (1.25%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 34 (21.25%) Finance
2 33 (20.63%) Social Skills
3 12 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.88%) Public Sector
5 10 (6.25%) Retail
6 8 (5.00%) Law
7 5 (3.13%) Electronics
7 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.50%) Automotive
8 4 (2.50%) Marketing
9 2 (1.25%) Legal
9 2 (1.25%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.63%) Social Housing
10 1 (0.63%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 69 (43.13%) Developer
2 28 (17.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (13.75%) PHP Developer
4 21 (13.13%) C# Developer
5 19 (11.88%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.63%) Architect
7 8 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (4.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Data Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Senior DevOps
9 6 (3.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.13%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (3.13%) Azure Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Firmware Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (25.63%) .NET
2 30 (18.75%) .NET Core
3 27 (16.88%) Laravel
4 26 (16.25%) React
5 17 (10.63%) Node.js
6 15 (9.38%) CSS
6 15 (9.38%) HTML
7 12 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 12 (7.50%) Sass
8 8 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
9 7 (4.38%) jQuery
10 5 (3.13%) Qt
10 5 (3.13%) SwiftUI
10 5 (3.13%) Vue.js
11 4 (2.50%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.50%) ARM Templates
11 4 (2.50%) HTML5
11 4 (2.50%) LESS
11 4 (2.50%) YAML
12 3 (1.88%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (4.38%) Public Cloud
3 6 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.75%) User Experience
4 5 (3.13%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.13%) ARM Cortex
4 5 (3.13%) Cloud Native
4 5 (3.13%) IoT
4 5 (3.13%) RISC-V
4 5 (3.13%) Social Media
5 4 (2.50%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.50%) NHS
6 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 50 (31.25%) Linux
2 10 (6.25%) Windows
3 9 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 5 (3.13%) Android
4 5 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (3.13%) FreeRTOS
5 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (1.25%) Unix
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (58.75%) Agile
2 64 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 51 (31.88%) DevOps
4 39 (24.38%) Infrastructure as Code
5 36 (22.50%) Coaching
6 31 (19.38%) CI/CD
7 22 (13.75%) Fintech
8 21 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (10.63%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.00%) Scrum
11 15 (9.38%) Machine Learning
12 13 (8.13%) Artificial Intelligence
12 13 (8.13%) Configuration Management
13 11 (6.88%) Collaborative Working
13 11 (6.88%) Full Stack Development
13 11 (6.88%) Software Testing
14 10 (6.25%) Unit Testing
15 9 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (5.63%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (29.38%) PHP
2 45 (28.13%) Go
3 35 (21.88%) C#
4 31 (19.38%) SQL
5 25 (15.63%) Python
6 24 (15.00%) T-SQL
7 18 (11.25%) JavaScript
8 15 (9.38%) Java
9 10 (6.25%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.00%) C
11 7 (4.38%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.75%) Bash
12 6 (3.75%) C++
12 6 (3.75%) TypeScript
13 5 (3.13%) Apple Swift
13 5 (3.13%) Lua
14 4 (2.50%) Scala
15 3 (1.88%) Bicep
15 3 (1.88%) ES6
15 3 (1.88%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) Degree
2 6 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (49.38%) Docker
2 5 (3.13%) Firmware
3 4 (2.50%) Varnish
3 4 (2.50%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 79 (49.38%) Kubernetes
2 27 (16.88%) Terraform
3 20 (12.50%) Ansible
4 7 (4.38%) Puppet
5 2 (1.25%) CFEngine
5 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.63%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.63%) Grafana
6 1 (0.63%) SCCM
6 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.50%) Sage
3 4 (2.50%) Adobe
3 4 (2.50%) Google
3 4 (2.50%) New Relic
3 4 (2.50%) Oracle
4 3 (1.88%) Databricks
5 2 (1.25%) Alteryx
5 2 (1.25%) Civica
5 2 (1.25%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.25%) Northgate
5 2 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.63%) Pega
6 1 (0.63%) Qualys
6 1 (0.63%) Sophos
6 1 (0.63%) UiPath
6 1 (0.63%) WooCommerce