AWS Software Engineer Jobs

Software Engineer - Amazon Web Services
UK

The median Software Engineer - Amazon Web Services salary in the UK is £110,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 18 June 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
18 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 482 798 850
Rank change year-on-year +316 +52 -166
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Software Engineer 497 121 433
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.13% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 212 118 383
10th Percentile £71,250 £70,125 £67,500
25th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £81,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £110,000 £107,500 £100,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% +5.26%
75th Percentile £142,500 £142,500 £122,500
90th Percentile £148,750 £151,250 £136,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% -14.71% +70.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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 with a recognized job title 104,121 84,323 165,675
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 91.19% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 73,469 54,972 85,174
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,603 £45,000 £42,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £70,000 £80,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,519 £50,296
% change year-on-year -6.58% +6.41% +5.89%

AWS Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Software Engineer in the UK

AWS Software Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for AWS Software Engineer in the UK

AWS Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Software Engineer over the 6 months to 18 June 2024.

Salary histogram for AWS Software Engineer in the UK

AWS Software Engineer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 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
UK excluding London +224 300 £75,000 +3.45%
Scotland - 258 - -
England +147 237 £111,250 +2.30% 15
Work from Home +124 203 £115,000 +5.75% 21
London +175 195 £115,000 +4.55% 14
North of England +30 20 £75,000 +20.00%
North West - 18 £78,750 -
South West - 12 £80,000 -
South East -28 4 £112,500 +60.71%
East of England -12 3 £127,500 +75.86%
East Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
Midlands - 3 £75,000 -
North East - 2 £65,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 June 2024, AWS Software 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 featuring AWS Software Engineer in the job title.

1 497 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 497 (100.00%) AWS
2 451 (90.74%) Agile
3 422 (84.91%) Finance
4 344 (69.22%) Python
5 287 (57.75%) Java
6 272 (54.73%) CI/CD
7 258 (51.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 257 (51.71%) Law
9 255 (51.31%) SDLC
10 254 (51.11%) Operational Stability
11 237 (47.69%) Apache
12 204 (41.05%) SQL
13 202 (40.64%) JavaScript
14 190 (38.23%) NoSQL
15 186 (37.42%) Asset Management
16 185 (37.22%) Legal
16 185 (37.22%) Risk Management
17 182 (36.62%) Algorithms
18 181 (36.42%) Continuous Improvement
19 180 (36.22%) Visualisation
20 176 (35.41%) Artificial Intelligence
21 171 (34.41%) Machine Learning
22 169 (34.00%) Investment Banking
22 169 (34.00%) Banking
23 165 (33.20%) TypeScript
24 158 (31.79%) Community of Practice
25 155 (31.19%) Front Office
26 154 (30.99%) Fixed Income
26 154 (30.99%) SciPy

AWS Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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
1 237 (47.69%) Apache
2 154 (30.99%) Apache Airflow
3 151 (30.38%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Sketch
1 1 (0.20%) UXPin
1 1 (0.20%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 497 (100.00%) AWS
2 154 (30.99%) dbt
3 128 (25.75%) Snowflake
4 81 (16.30%) Serverless
5 67 (13.48%) AWS Lambda
6 56 (11.27%) Amazon ECS
7 54 (10.87%) Amazon EC2
7 54 (10.87%) Amazon EKS
8 47 (9.46%) Amazon SQS
9 42 (8.45%) Amazon EMR
10 39 (7.85%) GCP
11 34 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (2.82%) Azure
13 8 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 8 (1.61%) Amazon S3
14 7 (1.41%) Datadog
15 6 (1.21%) Amazon Cognito
16 5 (1.01%) Amazon EventBridge
16 5 (1.01%) Azure Pipelines
16 5 (1.01%) SonarCloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.80%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (38.23%) NoSQL
2 154 (30.99%) Amazon Athena
2 154 (30.99%) Apache Arrow
2 154 (30.99%) Apache Ignite
2 154 (30.99%) Dremio
3 128 (25.75%) Data Lake
4 121 (24.35%) Hadoop
5 114 (22.94%) Big Data
6 67 (13.48%) Apache Hive
6 67 (13.48%) HBase
7 42 (8.45%) Electronic Patient Records
8 23 (4.63%) DynamoDB
9 15 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.80%) DocumentDB
11 4 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.80%) MySQL
12 3 (0.60%) Redis
13 2 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.40%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 91 (18.31%) Git
2 68 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 67 (13.48%) Bitbucket Server
4 19 (3.82%) GitLab
5 5 (1.01%) Postman
6 2 (0.40%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.20%) JIRA
7 1 (0.20%) Mocha
7 1 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 422 (84.91%) Finance
2 258 (51.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 257 (51.71%) Law
4 185 (37.22%) Legal
5 169 (34.00%) Banking
5 169 (34.00%) Investment Banking
6 155 (31.19%) Front Office
7 55 (11.07%) Marketing
8 37 (7.44%) Financial Institution
9 27 (5.43%) Social Skills
10 18 (3.62%) Games
11 15 (3.02%) Presentation Skills
12 9 (1.81%) Tech for Good
13 5 (1.01%) Advertising
14 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (30.99%) gRPC
1 154 (30.99%) NumPy
1 154 (30.99%) Pandas
1 154 (30.99%) Protocol Buffers
1 154 (30.99%) SciPy
2 35 (7.04%) React
3 30 (6.04%) Node.js
4 21 (4.23%) AngularJS
4 21 (4.23%) Redux
4 21 (4.23%) Vue
5 16 (3.22%) RESTful
6 15 (3.02%) Django
6 15 (3.02%) GraphQL
7 14 (2.82%) Kafka
8 13 (2.62%) Spring
8 13 (2.62%) Spring Boot
9 12 (2.41%) PySpark
10 8 (1.61%) .NET
11 5 (1.01%) .NET Core
11 5 (1.01%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 182 (36.62%) Algorithms
2 154 (30.99%) Fixed Income
3 128 (25.75%) Derivative
3 128 (25.75%) Equities
3 128 (25.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 128 (25.75%) Hedge funds
4 62 (12.47%) Cloud Native
5 48 (9.66%) Pricing Data
6 33 (6.64%) Onboarding
7 9 (1.81%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.80%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.60%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.40%) IoT
11 2 (0.40%) Product Ownership
12 1 (0.20%) Distributed Applications
12 1 (0.20%) Distributed Computing
12 1 (0.20%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 67 (13.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 451 (90.74%) Agile
3 272 (54.73%) CI/CD
4 255 (51.31%) SDLC
5 254 (51.11%) Operational Stability
6 186 (37.42%) Asset Management
7 185 (37.22%) Risk Management
8 181 (36.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 180 (36.22%) Visualisation
10 176 (35.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 171 (34.41%) Machine Learning
12 158 (31.79%) Community of Practice
13 136 (27.36%) Investment Management
14 101 (20.32%) TDD
15 96 (19.32%) Problem-Solving
16 78 (15.69%) Test Automation
17 68 (13.68%) Greeks
17 68 (13.68%) Open Source
18 67 (13.48%) Batch Processing
19 58 (11.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 344 (69.22%) Python
2 287 (57.75%) Java
3 204 (41.05%) SQL
4 202 (40.64%) JavaScript
5 165 (33.20%) TypeScript
6 84 (16.90%) Scala
7 67 (13.48%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.62%) C#
9 5 (1.01%) Go
10 4 (0.80%) Bash
11 2 (0.40%) Kotlin
11 2 (0.40%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (3.02%) DBS Check
2 6 (1.21%) Degree
3 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.20%) AWS Certified Developer
3 1 (0.20%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
3 1 (0.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (13.68%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.42%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 67 (13.48%) HDFS
2 17 (3.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 78 (15.69%) Terraform
2 17 (3.42%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.60%) Grafana
3 3 (0.60%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 117 (23.54%) Databricks
2 67 (13.48%) Informatica
3 37 (7.44%) Cloudera
4 12 (2.41%) Bloomberg
4 12 (2.41%) Reuters
5 3 (0.60%) Splunk
6 2 (0.40%) GoCardless
6 2 (0.40%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle
6 2 (0.40%) PayPal
6 2 (0.40%) Sage