AWS Engineer Jobs in England

Amazon Web Services Engineer
UK > England

The median Amazon Web Services Engineer salary in England is £82,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

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

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 353 324 349
Rank change year-on-year -29 +25 -147
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 647 870 1,505
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.73% 1.00% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.09% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 570 749 1,247
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,500 £50,000
25th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £82,500 £80,000 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +21.43%
75th Percentile £117,500 £112,500 £105,000
90th Percentile £143,750 £138,750 £122,500
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +22.22%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 83,455 79,786 132,547
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.64% 91.48% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 62,071 51,010 74,787
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,084 £45,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,800 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.65% +1.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £71,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in England

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in England.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in England

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in England

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
London +36 394 £100,000 +5.26% 89
North of England -21 75 £67,500 -3.57% 24
South East +3 60 £67,500 - 37
Midlands +16 54 £60,000 -11.11% 9
North West -19 48 £67,500 -3.57% 19
South West -21 37 £72,500 - 7
East Midlands 0 31 £57,500 - 3
West Midlands +21 23 £70,000 - 6
North East +15 22 £75,000 +9.09% 1
East of England -9 17 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Yorkshire +19 5 £65,000 -3.70% 4
AWS Engineer
UK

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2024, AWS Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 647 (100.00%) AWS
2 405 (62.60%) Python
3 303 (46.83%) DevOps
4 291 (44.98%) Terraform
5 265 (40.96%) Kubernetes
6 260 (40.19%) Agile
7 254 (39.26%) Finance
8 240 (37.09%) Java
9 235 (36.32%) Software Engineering
10 215 (33.23%) CI/CD
11 196 (30.29%) Asset Management
12 184 (28.44%) JavaScript
13 180 (27.82%) Apache Airflow
14 179 (27.67%) dbt
15 175 (27.05%) Amazon Athena
16 173 (26.74%) Docker
17 170 (26.28%) Infrastructure as Code
18 167 (25.81%) Dremio
18 167 (25.81%) Apache Arrow
19 165 (25.50%) Protocol Buffers
19 165 (25.50%) gRPC
20 161 (24.88%) Investment Management
21 154 (23.80%) Serverless
21 154 (23.80%) Snowflake
22 153 (23.65%) Hedge funds
23 148 (22.87%) Data Lake
24 140 (21.64%) Front Office
25 136 (21.02%) AWS Lambda
26 132 (20.40%) Amazon S3
27 129 (19.94%) TypeScript

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 180 (27.82%) Apache Airflow
2 118 (18.24%) Apache
3 11 (1.70%) Apache Spark
3 11 (1.70%) Confluence
4 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Exchange
4 6 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 4 (0.62%) Drupal
5 4 (0.62%) nginx
6 2 (0.31%) Camunda
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.15%) Sketch
2 1 (0.15%) UXPin
2 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 647 (100.00%) AWS
2 179 (27.67%) dbt
3 154 (23.80%) Serverless
3 154 (23.80%) Snowflake
4 136 (21.02%) AWS Lambda
5 132 (20.40%) Amazon S3
6 115 (17.77%) AWS CloudFormation
7 103 (15.92%) Amazon EC2
8 76 (11.75%) Azure
9 63 (9.74%) GitHub
10 59 (9.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 55 (8.50%) Amazon ECS
12 54 (8.35%) GCP
13 49 (7.57%) Amazon EKS
14 46 (7.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 45 (6.96%) Amazon SQS
16 42 (6.49%) SaaS
17 36 (5.56%) OpenShift
18 34 (5.26%) Route 53
19 22 (3.40%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.64%) Firewall
2 15 (2.32%) DNS
3 11 (1.70%) Network Security
4 9 (1.39%) VPN
5 4 (0.62%) DHCP
6 3 (0.46%) IPv4
7 2 (0.31%) HTTP
7 2 (0.31%) MQTT
7 2 (0.31%) VLAN
8 1 (0.15%) OSPF
8 1 (0.15%) SAN
8 1 (0.15%) SSL
8 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (27.05%) Amazon Athena
2 167 (25.81%) Apache Arrow
2 167 (25.81%) Dremio
3 148 (22.87%) Data Lake
4 123 (19.01%) Amazon RDS
5 111 (17.16%) Apache Ignite
6 58 (8.96%) Amazon Redshift
6 58 (8.96%) Big Data
7 40 (6.18%) DynamoDB
8 34 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.32%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.55%) SQL Server
12 9 (1.39%) Amazon Aurora
13 8 (1.24%) MySQL
14 6 (0.93%) MongoDB
15 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.62%) Data Mining
16 4 (0.62%) Neo4j
16 4 (0.62%) Redis
Development Applications
1 98 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 69 (10.66%) Git
3 49 (7.57%) GitLab
4 31 (4.79%) Artifactory
5 20 (3.09%) Bitbucket
6 17 (2.63%) Sonatype Nexus
7 15 (2.32%) JIRA
8 8 (1.24%) Subversion
9 5 (0.77%) CircleCI
9 5 (0.77%) SonarQube
9 5 (0.77%) Spinnaker
10 4 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (0.62%) Postman
10 4 (0.62%) Terragrunt
11 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.31%) Burp Suite
12 2 (0.31%) Metasploit
12 2 (0.31%) NUnit
12 2 (0.31%) sqlmap
13 1 (0.15%) Robot Framework
General
1 254 (39.26%) Finance
2 140 (21.64%) Front Office
3 104 (16.07%) Banking
4 97 (14.99%) Social Skills
5 95 (14.68%) Investment Banking
6 26 (4.02%) Public Sector
7 23 (3.55%) Games
8 20 (3.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 14 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (2.16%) Tech for Good
10 11 (1.70%) Law
11 10 (1.55%) Retail
12 6 (0.93%) Organisational Skills
13 4 (0.62%) Advertising
13 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.46%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.31%) Automotive
15 2 (0.31%) Legal
15 2 (0.31%) Presentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (25.50%) gRPC
1 165 (25.50%) Protocol Buffers
2 113 (17.47%) Pandas
3 111 (17.16%) NumPy
3 111 (17.16%) SciPy
4 38 (5.87%) Node.js
5 36 (5.56%) React
6 28 (4.33%) J2EE
7 23 (3.55%) AWS CDK
8 21 (3.25%) RESTful
9 19 (2.94%) AngularJS
9 19 (2.94%) GraphQL
10 18 (2.78%) Django
11 17 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
11 17 (2.63%) Kafka
11 17 (2.63%) Redux
11 17 (2.63%) Spring
11 17 (2.63%) Vue
12 16 (2.47%) Spring Boot
13 14 (2.16%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 153 (23.65%) Hedge funds
2 114 (17.62%) Fixed Income
3 91 (14.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 88 (13.60%) Derivative
4 88 (13.60%) Equities
5 55 (8.50%) Clustering
6 40 (6.18%) Client/Server
7 36 (5.56%) Pricing Data
8 28 (4.33%) Tandem
9 26 (4.02%) Data Centre
10 23 (3.55%) Hybrid Cloud
11 22 (3.40%) Cloud Native
12 19 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
13 18 (2.78%) Online Games
14 14 (2.16%) Product Ownership
15 13 (2.01%) Blockchain
16 10 (1.55%) e-Learning
16 10 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
17 9 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
17 9 (1.39%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 107 (16.54%) Linux
2 41 (6.34%) Windows
3 17 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (2.32%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.46%) Unix
6 1 (0.15%) CentOS
6 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (46.83%) DevOps
2 260 (40.19%) Agile
3 235 (36.32%) Software Engineering
4 215 (33.23%) CI/CD
5 196 (30.29%) Asset Management
6 170 (26.28%) Infrastructure as Code
7 161 (24.88%) Investment Management
8 99 (15.30%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 87 (13.45%) Containerisation
10 77 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
11 64 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 52 (8.04%) Greeks
13 46 (7.11%) Deployment Automation
14 45 (6.96%) Mentoring
15 42 (6.49%) Microservices
16 39 (6.03%) Fintech
16 39 (6.03%) Full Stack Development
16 39 (6.03%) Open Source
17 38 (5.87%) Configuration Management
18 36 (5.56%) Platform Engineering
Programming Languages
1 405 (62.60%) Python
2 240 (37.09%) Java
3 184 (28.44%) JavaScript
4 129 (19.94%) TypeScript
5 97 (14.99%) Go
6 62 (9.58%) Bash
7 61 (9.43%) SQL
8 42 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 28 (4.33%) C#
10 14 (2.16%) Groovy
11 12 (1.85%) Scala
12 11 (1.70%) PHP
13 8 (1.24%) Perl
14 7 (1.08%) Ruby
15 5 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 4 (0.62%) Rust
17 2 (0.31%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.31%) Lua
17 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
18 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 79 (12.21%) AWS Certification
2 61 (9.43%) Security Cleared
3 58 (8.96%) SC Cleared
4 34 (5.26%) Degree
5 24 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (3.55%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 21 (3.25%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
8 18 (2.78%) DBS Check
9 7 (1.08%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
10 4 (0.62%) CISSP
11 3 (0.46%) CISM
11 3 (0.46%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.31%) CEH
13 1 (0.15%) CCSP
13 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.15%) GIAC
13 1 (0.15%) ISSMP
13 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (11.44%) Data Quality
2 18 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (2.78%) QA
3 14 (2.16%) NIST
4 4 (0.62%) Accessibility
4 4 (0.62%) NCSC
5 3 (0.46%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.15%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.15%) NIST 800
System Software
1 173 (26.74%) Docker
2 7 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.31%) HDFS
6 1 (0.15%) iptables
6 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 291 (44.98%) Terraform
2 265 (40.96%) Kubernetes
3 85 (13.14%) Ansible
4 80 (12.36%) Prometheus
5 27 (4.17%) Progress Chef
6 21 (3.25%) Grafana
6 21 (3.25%) Puppet
7 11 (1.70%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (1.55%) Packer
9 9 (1.39%) Salt
10 6 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (0.62%) Istio
11 4 (0.62%) Karpenter
11 4 (0.62%) Rancher
12 3 (0.46%) Argo
12 3 (0.46%) Consul
13 2 (0.31%) Opsgenie
13 2 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
14 1 (0.15%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (3.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (2.78%) Red Hat
3 14 (2.16%) Oracle
4 11 (1.70%) Dynatrace
4 11 (1.70%) IBM
5 10 (1.55%) Atlassian
6 9 (1.39%) VMware
7 7 (1.08%) Google
8 5 (0.77%) New Relic
9 4 (0.62%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.62%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.46%) Informatica
11 2 (0.31%) ForgeRock
11 2 (0.31%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.31%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.31%) PayPal
11 2 (0.31%) Sage
11 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.31%) Splunk
11 2 (0.31%) Veracode