Period
to 8 December 2019

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 8 December 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
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 154 177
Rank change year-on-year +28 +23 -
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 41 41 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.36% 1.12% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.16% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 38 34
Leeds median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £49,625 £42,150
90th Percentile £69,450 £70,000 £63,200
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -8.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,936 3,542 4,801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.70% 96.83% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2,505 2,978 4,069
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,600 £25,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Leeds

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Leeds

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Leeds

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Leeds region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (85.37%) DevOps
2 34 (82.93%) AWS
3 30 (73.17%) Python
4 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (56.10%) Azure
6 22 (53.66%) Linux
7 21 (51.22%) Ansible
8 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (41.46%) Docker
9 17 (41.46%) Puppet
10 16 (39.02%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
11 14 (34.15%) Ruby
12 13 (31.71%) Terraform
13 12 (29.27%) Kubernetes
13 12 (29.27%) SQL
14 11 (26.83%) Finance
15 10 (24.39%) Scrum
15 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
15 10 (24.39%) Java
15 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
15 10 (24.39%) Open Source
15 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure as Code
16 9 (21.95%) Windows
16 9 (21.95%) C#
17 8 (19.51%) GCP
17 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
17 8 (19.51%) Oracle

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 34 (82.93%) AWS
2 23 (56.10%) Azure
3 8 (19.51%) GCP
4 4 (9.76%) GitHub
4 4 (9.76%) IaaS
4 4 (9.76%) PaaS
4 4 (9.76%) Serverless
5 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (4.88%) Amazon S3
6 2 (4.88%) SaaS
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.44%) Amazon Glacier
7 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.32%) Data Lake
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (9.76%) GitLab
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) CircleCI
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (7.32%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.44%) Kafka
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 6 (14.63%) Unix
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.76%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) DevOps
2 27 (65.85%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Configuration Management
3 10 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (24.39%) Infrastructure as Code
3 10 (24.39%) Open Source
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.07%) Deployment Automation
5 7 (17.07%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (14.63%) Data Science
6 6 (14.63%) DSDM
6 6 (14.63%) RUP
7 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.76%) Cloud Operations
8 4 (9.76%) IT Strategy
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) Microservices
8 4 (9.76%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 30 (73.17%) Python
2 16 (39.02%) Bash Shell
3 14 (34.15%) Ruby
4 12 (29.27%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) Java
5 10 (24.39%) PowerShell
6 9 (21.95%) C#
7 6 (14.63%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.88%) Scala
9 1 (2.44%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) RHCE
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Docker
2 7 (17.07%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) Ansible
2 18 (43.90%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (41.46%) Puppet
4 13 (31.71%) Terraform
5 12 (29.27%) Kubernetes
6 6 (14.63%) Cobbler
6 6 (14.63%) Tivoli
7 5 (12.20%) Prometheus
8 4 (9.76%) Consul
8 4 (9.76%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (9.76%) Grafana
8 4 (9.76%) Graphite
8 4 (9.76%) Packer
9 1 (2.44%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) EnterpriseDB
2 6 (14.63%) VMware
3 2 (4.88%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian