Period
to 14 November 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 181 236
Rank change year-on-year +25 +55 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 41 42 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.05% 0.84% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.87% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 38 34 1
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £48,750 £38,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £67,875 £59,625 £55,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +2.38%

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 3,777 4,839 5,313
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.05% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,155 4,080 4,576
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +1.20%
10th Percentile £25,925 £26,750 £25,255
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year - +0.59% +5.63%

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 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, 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 40 (97.56%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (82.93%) DevOps
3 33 (80.49%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (78.05%) Puppet
4 32 (78.05%) Python
5 31 (75.61%) Linux
5 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (70.73%) Configuration Management
7 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
7 24 (58.54%) Unix
8 23 (56.10%) Ruby
8 23 (56.10%) Cobbler
9 21 (51.22%) Shell Script
10 20 (48.78%) Finance
11 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (43.90%) Scrum
12 18 (43.90%) SQL
13 17 (41.46%) Deployment Automation
13 17 (41.46%) RUP
13 17 (41.46%) DSDM
13 17 (41.46%) Tivoli
13 17 (41.46%) Oracle
13 17 (41.46%) EnterpriseDB
14 16 (39.02%) Open Source
14 16 (39.02%) VMware
14 16 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (31.71%) Ansible
16 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
17 11 (26.83%) Docker

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 8 (19.51%) OpenStack
2 7 (17.07%) CloudStack
3 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 40 (97.56%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 3 (7.32%) Serverless
4 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
5 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
1 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) Big Data
2 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
2 1 (2.44%) HBase
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.44%) CircleCI
4 1 (2.44%) Codeship
General
1 20 (48.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Linux
2 24 (58.54%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) DevOps
2 31 (75.61%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (70.73%) Configuration Management
4 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (43.90%) Scrum
6 17 (41.46%) Deployment Automation
6 17 (41.46%) DSDM
6 17 (41.46%) RUP
7 16 (39.02%) Open Source
7 16 (39.02%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.07%) Presales
9 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.88%) SDLC
11 1 (2.44%) Coaching
11 1 (2.44%) Collaborative Working
11 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.44%) Kanban
11 1 (2.44%) Line Management
11 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Python
2 24 (58.54%) Bash Shell
3 23 (56.10%) Ruby
4 21 (51.22%) Shell Script
5 18 (43.90%) SQL
6 5 (12.20%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) Go
7 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Docker
2 7 (17.07%) vSphere
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) HDFS
4 1 (2.44%) Xen
4 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (80.49%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (78.05%) Puppet
3 23 (56.10%) Cobbler
4 17 (41.46%) Tivoli
5 13 (31.71%) Ansible
6 9 (21.95%) Terraform
7 7 (17.07%) Kubernetes
8 5 (12.20%) Rancher
9 4 (9.76%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (7.32%) Hadoop YARN
11 1 (2.44%) CFEngine
11 1 (2.44%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) EnterpriseDB
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) Atlassian