Period
to 27 July 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 145 108 187
Rank change year-on-year -37 +79 +42
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 29 14 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.93% 0.79% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.81% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 16
10th Percentile £35,250 £56,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £61,250 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% +22.73% +22.22%
75th Percentile £79,375 £73,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £83,500 £74,625 "
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,865 1,718 3,926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.36% 97.01% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,166 1,436 3,152
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,000 £43,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +3.61% -2.35%
75th Percentile £55,000 £57,000 £53,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in the East Midlands

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire +1 17 £57,500 -16.36% 2
Lincolnshire - 6 £27,500 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £57,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £67,500 -
AWS Engineer
England

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 East Midlands region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) AWS
2 22 (75.86%) Terraform
3 19 (65.52%) DevOps
4 17 (58.62%) Python
5 14 (48.28%) Ansible
6 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
7 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) Docker
7 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure as Code
8 8 (27.59%) Social Skills
8 8 (27.59%) Finance
8 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 8 (27.59%) Linux
8 8 (27.59%) Ruby
9 7 (24.14%) Law
10 6 (20.69%) SaaS
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (20.69%) Node.js
10 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (20.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (17.24%) Microservices
11 5 (17.24%) AWS Certification
11 5 (17.24%) Virtual Team
11 5 (17.24%) Serverless
11 5 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 5 (17.24%) Puppet
11 5 (17.24%) Groovy

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 23 (79.31%) AWS
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (20.69%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (20.69%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (20.69%) SaaS
3 5 (17.24%) Serverless
4 4 (13.79%) Azure
4 4 (13.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.90%) GCP
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.45%) IaaS
6 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Firewall
1 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 4 (13.79%) DNS
2 4 (13.79%) SSL
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) OLAP
2 1 (3.45%) OLTP
2 1 (3.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
1 8 (27.59%) Social Skills
2 7 (24.14%) Law
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Web Services
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) Kafka
3 1 (3.45%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) DevOps
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure as Code
3 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
3 5 (17.24%) Microservices
3 5 (17.24%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Cloud Operations
4 4 (13.79%) Deployment Automation
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.79%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Analytics
5 2 (6.90%) Clean Code
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Thought Leadership
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
3 8 (27.59%) Ruby
4 5 (17.24%) Groovy
4 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) Go
6 2 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (75.86%) Terraform
2 14 (48.28%) Ansible
3 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (17.24%) Puppet
5 4 (13.79%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.45%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.45%) VMware