Period
to 16 August 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 235 258
Rank change year-on-year +43 +23 -
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 52 36 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.84% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 18
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £64,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,009 6,781 7,893
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.57% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5,069 5,750 6,627
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured AWS Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWS Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. 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
Leeds +30 46 £57,500 +9.52% 6
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
Bradford - 1 £32,500 -
AWS Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West Yorkshire region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (90.38%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (84.62%) DevOps
3 38 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (71.15%) Puppet
4 37 (71.15%) Python
5 36 (69.23%) Linux
6 33 (63.46%) Configuration Management
7 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (55.77%) Ansible
9 24 (46.15%) Bash Shell
9 24 (46.15%) Docker
9 24 (46.15%) Ruby
10 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
11 20 (38.46%) Terraform
12 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
13 18 (34.62%) Unix
13 18 (34.62%) Cobbler
14 16 (30.77%) Finance
15 15 (28.85%) SQL
15 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (26.92%) Kubernetes
17 13 (25.00%) Scrum
18 11 (21.15%) RUP
18 11 (21.15%) DSDM
19 10 (19.23%) VMware
19 10 (19.23%) TeamCity
19 10 (19.23%) Presales
19 10 (19.23%) OpenStack
20 9 (17.31%) CloudStack

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (19.23%) OpenStack
2 9 (17.31%) CloudStack
3 2 (3.85%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 47 (90.38%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.69%) Serverless
4 3 (5.77%) Office 365
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.85%) CloudFront
5 2 (3.85%) Route 53
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.77%) Apache Hive
2 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.92%) Big Data
4 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.92%) HBase
4 1 (1.92%) Redis
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (44.23%) Jenkins
2 10 (19.23%) TeamCity
3 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.46%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.85%) Maven
4 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Node.js
2 5 (9.62%) Web Services
3 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) Kafka
4 1 (1.92%) React
4 1 (1.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (69.23%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) CentOS
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (84.62%) DevOps
2 33 (63.46%) Configuration Management
3 31 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (25.00%) Scrum
6 11 (21.15%) DSDM
6 11 (21.15%) RUP
7 10 (19.23%) Presales
8 9 (17.31%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (17.31%) Open Source
8 9 (17.31%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.62%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 3 (5.77%) Kanban
11 3 (5.77%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (3.85%) ITIL
12 2 (3.85%) OO
12 2 (3.85%) TDD
12 2 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Python
2 24 (46.15%) Bash Shell
2 24 (46.15%) Ruby
3 18 (34.62%) Shell Script
4 15 (28.85%) SQL
5 7 (13.46%) Perl
6 4 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (5.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) C#
9 1 (1.92%) Go
9 1 (1.92%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) AWS Certification
1 2 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GCP
System Software
1 24 (46.15%) Docker
2 9 (17.31%) vSphere
3 3 (5.77%) HDFS
4 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (73.08%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (71.15%) Puppet
3 29 (55.77%) Ansible
4 20 (38.46%) Terraform
5 18 (34.62%) Cobbler
6 14 (26.92%) Kubernetes
7 9 (17.31%) Tivoli
8 8 (15.38%) Rancher
9 7 (13.46%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (9.62%) Packer
10 5 (9.62%) Salt
11 3 (5.77%) Hadoop YARN
12 2 (3.85%) Capistrano
12 2 (3.85%) SELinux
12 2 (3.85%) Xymon
12 2 (3.85%) ZABBIX
13 1 (1.92%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) VMware
2 9 (17.31%) EnterpriseDB
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) SaltStack
4 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.92%) Sophos