Period
to 1 August 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 1 August 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 56 70
Rank change year-on-year -24 +14 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 6 1 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.94% 0.27% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.28% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 - £70,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 576 360 608
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.42% 98.36% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 347 129 427
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,750 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.71% +2.41% +10.67%
75th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Northern Ireland

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Northern Ireland

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 1 August 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
County Down - 4 - -
AWS Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 Northern Ireland region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 4 (66.67%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (66.67%) Fintech
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) GraphQL
2 4 (66.67%) Behavioural Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon QuickSight
2 4 (66.67%) GDPR
2 4 (66.67%) Push Notifications
2 4 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
2 4 (66.67%) Serverless
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon Athena
2 4 (66.67%) Apollo GraphQL
2 4 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 4 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (66.67%) Product Roadmap
2 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) REST
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 6 (100.00%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (66.67%) Serverless
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (33.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon Athena
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon Aurora
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon QuickSight
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Apollo GraphQL
1 4 (66.67%) GraphQL
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Client/Server
1 4 (66.67%) Data Structures
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Behavioural Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Decision-Making
1 4 (66.67%) Fintech
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 4 (66.67%) Microservices
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (66.67%) Product Roadmap
1 4 (66.67%) Push Notifications
1 4 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Python
1 4 (66.67%) Scala
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) AWS Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle