Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 144 170 225
Rank change year-on-year +26 +55 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 38 44 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.14% 0.93% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.95% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 1
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £49,375 £42,050 £41,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £63,500 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

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 3,227 4,628 5,202
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.55% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,750 3,936 4,483
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +1.19% +2.44%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 37 (97.37%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (81.58%) Linux
3 30 (78.95%) Python
3 30 (78.95%) DevOps
4 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (73.68%) Puppet
5 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (68.42%) Bash Shell
6 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (68.42%) Configuration Management
7 24 (63.16%) Unix
7 24 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (52.63%) Ruby
9 19 (50.00%) Cobbler
10 18 (47.37%) SQL
10 18 (47.37%) Shell Script
11 17 (44.74%) Finance
12 16 (42.11%) EnterpriseDB
12 16 (42.11%) Tivoli
12 16 (42.11%) Oracle
12 16 (42.11%) RUP
12 16 (42.11%) DSDM
12 16 (42.11%) Scrum
12 16 (42.11%) Deployment Automation
13 15 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (39.47%) VMware
13 15 (39.47%) Open Source
14 12 (31.58%) Ansible
15 11 (28.95%) Docker
15 11 (28.95%) Jenkins

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 4 (10.53%) CloudStack
1 4 (10.53%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 37 (97.37%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (13.16%) IaaS
4 5 (13.16%) PaaS
4 5 (13.16%) SaaS
5 4 (10.53%) Office 365
5 4 (10.53%) Serverless
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.63%) Route 53
6 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.26%) Redis
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (21.05%) TeamCity
3 5 (13.16%) CircleCI
3 5 (13.16%) Codeship
4 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.63%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Linux
2 24 (63.16%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) DevOps
2 29 (76.32%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) Configuration Management
4 24 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (42.11%) Deployment Automation
5 16 (42.11%) DSDM
5 16 (42.11%) RUP
5 16 (42.11%) Scrum
6 15 (39.47%) Open Source
6 15 (39.47%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (15.79%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (10.53%) Presales
9 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.63%) Migration
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.63%) SDLC
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (78.95%) Python
2 26 (68.42%) Bash Shell
3 20 (52.63%) Ruby
4 18 (47.37%) Shell Script
4 18 (47.37%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
6 2 (5.26%) Java
7 1 (2.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) HDFS
3 1 (2.63%) Xen
3 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (73.68%) Opscode Chef
1 28 (73.68%) Puppet
2 19 (50.00%) Cobbler
3 16 (42.11%) Tivoli
4 12 (31.58%) Ansible
5 9 (23.68%) Kubernetes
6 6 (15.79%) Terraform
7 5 (13.16%) CFEngine
8 4 (10.53%) Rancher
9 2 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (2.63%) Prometheus
10 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) EnterpriseDB
1 16 (42.11%) Oracle
2 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Google
4 5 (13.16%) Atlassian
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft