AWS Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Amazon Web Services Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Amazon Web Services Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £67,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 330 477 484
Rank change year-on-year +147 +7 -213
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 558 299 438
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.76% 0.51% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.57% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 217 233 367
10th Percentile £51,611 £47,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +13.04%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £94,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £82,500 £80,000 £82,500
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +22.22%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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 the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 69,899 52,023 70,286
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 89.12% 95.67%
Number of salaries quoted 49,392 29,903 42,846
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,500 £50,173
Median % change year-on-year -6.54% +6.63% +5.63%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in the UK excluding London

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing AWS Engineer in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in the UK excluding London

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 27 May 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in the UK excluding London

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Scotland +137 315 £60,000 -26.15% 2
North of England -14 76 £67,500 -3.57% 23
South East 0 60 £67,500 - 36
Midlands +18 54 £60,000 -11.11% 8
North West -18 49 £67,500 -3.57% 19
South West -32 36 £72,500 - 7
East Midlands 0 31 £57,500 - 3
West Midlands +11 23 £70,000 - 5
North East +14 22 £75,000 +9.09%
East of England -22 17 £75,000 +7.14% 3
Yorkshire +15 5 £65,000 -3.70% 4
AWS Engineer
UK

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 UK excluding London region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 558 (100.00%) AWS
2 371 (66.49%) Agile
3 356 (63.80%) Software Engineering
4 355 (63.62%) CI/CD
5 322 (57.71%) Finance
6 315 (56.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 308 (55.20%) Law
8 302 (54.12%) SDLC
9 298 (53.41%) Operational Stability
10 258 (46.24%) Python
11 236 (42.29%) SQL
12 220 (39.43%) NoSQL
13 208 (37.28%) Continuous Improvement
13 208 (37.28%) Java
14 206 (36.92%) Legal
14 206 (36.92%) Artificial Intelligence
15 205 (36.74%) Risk Management
16 199 (35.66%) Algorithms
17 197 (35.30%) Visualisation
18 196 (35.13%) Machine Learning
19 184 (32.97%) Apache Spark
20 178 (31.90%) Community of Practice
21 176 (31.54%) Terraform
22 145 (25.99%) Big Data
23 142 (25.45%) Hadoop
24 130 (23.30%) DevOps
25 126 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
26 120 (21.51%) Scala
27 117 (20.97%) Databricks
28 105 (18.82%) Kubernetes

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London 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
1 184 (32.97%) Apache Spark
2 102 (18.28%) Apache
3 13 (2.33%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Exchange
4 6 (1.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.54%) Confluence
6 2 (0.36%) nginx
7 1 (0.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 558 (100.00%) AWS
2 102 (18.28%) Serverless
3 93 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 92 (16.49%) AWS Lambda
5 71 (12.72%) Amazon EKS
6 70 (12.54%) Amazon S3
7 65 (11.65%) Amazon ECS
8 59 (10.57%) Amazon SQS
9 53 (9.50%) Amazon EMR
10 47 (8.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 44 (7.89%) Azure
12 36 (6.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 35 (6.27%) GitHub
13 35 (6.27%) SaaS
14 34 (6.09%) Cloud Computing
15 28 (5.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 24 (4.30%) Route 53
17 17 (3.05%) CloudFront
18 13 (2.33%) Amazon Kinesis
18 13 (2.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.23%) Firewall
2 7 (1.25%) VPN
3 5 (0.90%) DNS
3 5 (0.90%) Network Security
4 3 (0.54%) IPv4
4 3 (0.54%) MQTT
5 2 (0.36%) VLAN
6 1 (0.18%) OSPF
6 1 (0.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (39.43%) NoSQL
2 145 (25.99%) Big Data
3 142 (25.45%) Hadoop
4 69 (12.37%) Apache Hive
5 68 (12.19%) HBase
6 51 (9.14%) Electronic Patient Records
7 44 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
8 21 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (3.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (1.08%) DynamoDB
10 6 (1.08%) MySQL
11 5 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.72%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.72%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.72%) Redis
13 3 (0.54%) DocumentDB
13 3 (0.54%) Relational Database
14 2 (0.36%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.36%) Impala
Development Applications
1 101 (18.10%) Git
2 97 (17.38%) Jenkins
3 67 (12.01%) Bitbucket Server
4 13 (2.33%) GitLab
5 6 (1.08%) Bitbucket
6 4 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (0.54%) JIRA
7 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.36%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.36%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.36%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.36%) Metasploit
8 2 (0.36%) Postman
8 2 (0.36%) sqlmap
9 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.18%) Mocha
9 1 (0.18%) Redmine
9 1 (0.18%) Robot Framework
9 1 (0.18%) Selenium
9 1 (0.18%) SonarQube
General
1 322 (57.71%) Finance
2 315 (56.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 308 (55.20%) Law
4 206 (36.92%) Legal
5 77 (13.80%) Marketing
6 47 (8.42%) Social Skills
7 44 (7.89%) Banking
8 42 (7.53%) Financial Institution
8 42 (7.53%) Investment Banking
9 38 (6.81%) Games
10 15 (2.69%) Presentation Skills
10 15 (2.69%) Public Sector
11 13 (2.33%) Influencing Skills
12 11 (1.97%) Tech for Good
13 10 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (1.08%) Retail
15 5 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.54%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.36%) Advertising
17 2 (0.36%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.05%) Node.js
2 16 (2.87%) Spring
3 15 (2.69%) Spring Boot
4 13 (2.33%) AWS CDK
4 13 (2.33%) Kafka
5 11 (1.97%) React
6 6 (1.08%) .NET
7 4 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
8 3 (0.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.54%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.54%) OpenTelemetry
9 2 (0.36%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.36%) Akka
9 2 (0.36%) Lambda Expressions
10 1 (0.18%) AWS Amplify
10 1 (0.18%) Flutter
10 1 (0.18%) GraphQL
10 1 (0.18%) Jest
10 1 (0.18%) Keycloak
10 1 (0.18%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 199 (35.66%) Algorithms
2 85 (15.23%) Cloud Native
3 37 (6.63%) Onboarding
4 25 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 22 (3.94%) Data Centre
6 18 (3.23%) Online Games
7 14 (2.51%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (1.43%) Blockchain
9 8 (1.43%) e-Learning
9 8 (1.43%) PropTech
9 8 (1.43%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.08%) Blog
10 6 (1.08%) Product Ownership
11 5 (0.90%) IoT
12 4 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.72%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.54%) PKI
13 3 (0.54%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 69 (12.37%) Unix
2 50 (8.96%) Linux
3 19 (3.41%) Windows
4 11 (1.97%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.36%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (66.49%) Agile
2 356 (63.80%) Software Engineering
3 355 (63.62%) CI/CD
4 302 (54.12%) SDLC
5 298 (53.41%) Operational Stability
6 208 (37.28%) Continuous Improvement
7 206 (36.92%) Artificial Intelligence
8 205 (36.74%) Risk Management
9 197 (35.30%) Visualisation
10 196 (35.13%) Machine Learning
11 178 (31.90%) Community of Practice
12 130 (23.30%) DevOps
13 126 (22.58%) Problem-Solving
14 93 (16.67%) Infrastructure as Code
15 87 (15.59%) Test Automation
16 80 (14.34%) TDD
17 77 (13.80%) Performance Tuning
18 72 (12.90%) Open Source
19 67 (12.01%) Batch Processing
19 67 (12.01%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 258 (46.24%) Python
2 236 (42.29%) SQL
3 208 (37.28%) Java
4 120 (21.51%) Scala
5 67 (12.01%) PL/SQL
6 63 (11.29%) JavaScript
7 33 (5.91%) Bash
8 23 (4.12%) PowerShell
9 20 (3.58%) TypeScript
10 16 (2.87%) C#
11 7 (1.25%) Groovy
12 5 (0.90%) Perl
12 5 (0.90%) PHP
13 3 (0.54%) Go
14 2 (0.36%) Ruby
14 2 (0.36%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (8.96%) AWS Certification
2 33 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.38%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.66%) Degree
5 19 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
6 16 (2.87%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
7 13 (2.33%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 6 (1.08%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
9 3 (0.54%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Certified Developer
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
11 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.30%) Accessibility
2 20 (3.58%) Data Quality
3 17 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (2.33%) QA
5 10 (1.79%) NIST
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 79 (14.16%) Docker
2 69 (12.37%) HDFS
3 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.18%) iptables
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 176 (31.54%) Terraform
2 105 (18.82%) Kubernetes
3 40 (7.17%) Ansible
4 16 (2.87%) Prometheus
5 11 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (1.97%) Progress Chef
6 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
6 6 (1.08%) Puppet
7 4 (0.72%) Grafana
7 4 (0.72%) Istio
8 3 (0.54%) Argo
9 2 (0.36%) Opsgenie
10 1 (0.18%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 1 (0.18%) Consul
10 1 (0.18%) Kibana
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.18%) Nagios
10 1 (0.18%) Packer
10 1 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 117 (20.97%) Databricks
2 70 (12.54%) Informatica
3 39 (6.99%) Cloudera
4 14 (2.51%) Microsoft
5 9 (1.61%) Dynatrace
5 9 (1.61%) IBM
5 9 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 5 (0.90%) Splunk
7 4 (0.72%) VMware
8 2 (0.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.36%) ForgeRock
8 2 (0.36%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.18%) Google
9 1 (0.18%) New Relic
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle