Period
to 23 October 2019

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Web Services Engineer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 -
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 1 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.31% 0.73% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.75% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.44% +18.42% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £47,875 £43,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £65,625 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £56,250 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +26.32% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Permanent vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 314 268 276
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 97.45% 97.87%
Number of salaries quoted 271 241 244
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19% +20.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £26,475
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £59,100
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% +3.24% +17.65%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Chester

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Chester.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Chester

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, AWS Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Spring Boot
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java