AWS Engineer Jobs in Scotland

Amazon Web Services Engineer
UK > Scotland

The median Amazon Web Services Engineer salary in Scotland is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 15 April 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
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 83 231 226
Rank change year-on-year +148 -5 -109
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 307 3 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.62% 0.063% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 0.070% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 14
10th Percentile £57,000 - -
25th Percentile - - £67,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £95,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -36.84% +35.71% +47.37%
75th Percentile £65,000 - £74,375
90th Percentile £67,500 - £75,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £80,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year -3.13% - +23.08%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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 Scotland with a recognized job title 6,443 4,314 5,471
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 90.31% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,629 2,324 2,972
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £28,193
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £38,635
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £65,313
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% - +9.09%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Scotland

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Scotland

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Scotland

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 April 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
Glasgow - 293 £62,500 - 3
Edinburgh +43 11 £60,000 -36.84% 2
Dundee - 2 £60,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £60,000 - 3
AWS Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 15 April 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 Scotland region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 307 (100.00%) AWS
2 297 (96.74%) Software Engineering
3 296 (96.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 293 (95.44%) Agile
5 290 (94.46%) Finance
5 290 (94.46%) Law
5 290 (94.46%) SDLC
5 290 (94.46%) Operational Stability
6 275 (89.58%) CI/CD
7 209 (68.08%) NoSQL
7 209 (68.08%) SQL
8 201 (65.47%) Risk Management
8 201 (65.47%) Legal
9 192 (62.54%) Visualisation
9 192 (62.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 192 (62.54%) Algorithms
10 185 (60.26%) Machine Learning
10 185 (60.26%) Artificial Intelligence
11 176 (57.33%) Apache Spark
12 172 (56.03%) Community of Practice
13 170 (55.37%) Python
14 166 (54.07%) Java
15 140 (45.60%) Big Data
16 135 (43.97%) Hadoop
17 113 (36.81%) Databricks
18 111 (36.16%) Scala
19 99 (32.25%) Apache
20 91 (29.64%) Problem-Solving
21 74 (24.10%) Terraform
21 74 (24.10%) Marketing

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland 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
1 176 (57.33%) Apache Spark
2 99 (32.25%) Apache
3 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 307 (100.00%) AWS
2 53 (17.26%) Amazon ECS
2 53 (17.26%) Amazon EKS
2 53 (17.26%) AWS Lambda
2 53 (17.26%) Serverless
3 51 (16.61%) Amazon EC2
4 50 (16.29%) Amazon EMR
4 50 (16.29%) Amazon SQS
5 33 (10.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.28%) Azure
7 4 (1.30%) GCP
8 3 (0.98%) GitHub
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.65%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 1 (0.33%) Amazon OpenSearch
10 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.33%) AWS Fargate
10 1 (0.33%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (68.08%) NoSQL
2 140 (45.60%) Big Data
3 135 (43.97%) Hadoop
4 65 (21.17%) Apache Hive
4 65 (21.17%) HBase
5 50 (16.29%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.33%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (21.82%) Jenkins
2 66 (21.50%) Git
3 65 (21.17%) Bitbucket Server
4 2 (0.65%) GitLab
5 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 296 (96.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 290 (94.46%) Finance
2 290 (94.46%) Law
3 201 (65.47%) Legal
4 74 (24.10%) Marketing
5 37 (12.05%) Banking
5 37 (12.05%) Financial Institution
5 37 (12.05%) Investment Banking
6 13 (4.23%) Games
6 13 (4.23%) Influencing Skills
6 13 (4.23%) Presentation Skills
7 2 (0.65%) Social Skills
8 1 (0.33%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.61%) React
2 6 (1.95%) Node.js
3 2 (0.65%) React Native
4 1 (0.33%) AWS CDK
4 1 (0.33%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 192 (62.54%) Algorithms
2 68 (22.15%) Cloud Native
3 37 (12.05%) Onboarding
4 1 (0.33%) PKI
4 1 (0.33%) Product Ownership
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.17%) Unix
2 1 (0.33%) Linux
2 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (96.74%) Software Engineering
2 293 (95.44%) Agile
3 290 (94.46%) Operational Stability
3 290 (94.46%) SDLC
4 275 (89.58%) CI/CD
5 201 (65.47%) Risk Management
6 192 (62.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 192 (62.54%) Visualisation
7 185 (60.26%) Artificial Intelligence
7 185 (60.26%) Machine Learning
8 172 (56.03%) Community of Practice
9 91 (29.64%) Problem-Solving
10 66 (21.50%) Test Automation
11 65 (21.17%) Batch Processing
11 65 (21.17%) Open Source
11 65 (21.17%) TDD
12 62 (20.20%) Performance Tuning
13 49 (15.96%) Decision-Making
13 49 (15.96%) Scrum
13 49 (15.96%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 209 (68.08%) SQL
2 170 (55.37%) Python
3 166 (54.07%) Java
4 111 (36.16%) Scala
5 65 (21.17%) PL/SQL
6 57 (18.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.95%) Bash
8 3 (0.98%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.82%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 65 (21.17%) HDFS
2 3 (0.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 74 (24.10%) Terraform
2 4 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.33%) Grafana
4 1 (0.33%) Kibana
4 1 (0.33%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 113 (36.81%) Databricks
2 65 (21.17%) Informatica
3 36 (11.73%) Cloudera