Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 254 255
Rank change year-on-year +50 +1 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 55 15 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.83% 0.21% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.22% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 40 6 39
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% -
10th Percentile £42,375 £41,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £60,000 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +8.11%

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 6,492 6,852 8,264
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 97.65% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,554 5,938 6,874
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +2.56%

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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +55 52 £52,500 -8.70% 6
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Bingley - 1 £35,000 -
AWS Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 52 (94.55%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (78.18%) DevOps
3 38 (69.09%) Puppet
4 37 (67.27%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (67.27%) Ansible
5 36 (65.45%) Python
6 34 (61.82%) Configuration Management
7 33 (60.00%) Linux
8 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (58.18%) Docker
9 29 (52.73%) Ruby
10 28 (50.91%) Terraform
11 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
12 26 (47.27%) Bash Shell
12 26 (47.27%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (38.18%) Kubernetes
14 16 (29.09%) Vagrant
14 16 (29.09%) SaltStack
15 15 (27.27%) Node.js
15 15 (27.27%) Packer
16 14 (25.45%) Continuous Deployment
16 14 (25.45%) Salt
16 14 (25.45%) Web Services
16 14 (25.45%) Scrum
17 13 (23.64%) TDD
17 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
18 12 (21.82%) TeamCity
18 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
18 12 (21.82%) SQL
19 11 (20.00%) Unix

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 11 (20.00%) CloudStack
1 11 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.64%) Apache
2 2 (3.64%) nginx
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 52 (94.55%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.64%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.64%) CloudFront
2 2 (3.64%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.64%) Route 53
2 2 (3.64%) Serverless
2 2 (3.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.64%) Big Data
3 2 (3.64%) BigQuery
3 2 (3.64%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Jenkins
2 16 (29.09%) Vagrant
3 12 (21.82%) Git (software)
3 12 (21.82%) TeamCity
4 11 (20.00%) Mercurial
4 11 (20.00%) Subversion
5 7 (12.73%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.64%) Bitbucket
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) Node.js
2 14 (25.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) LAMP
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
4 1 (1.82%) React
4 1 (1.82%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) FMCG
1 2 (3.64%) Social Media
2 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 33 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.64%) CentOS
4 2 (3.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) DevOps
2 34 (61.82%) Configuration Management
3 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (47.27%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (25.45%) Continuous Deployment
5 14 (25.45%) Scrum
6 13 (23.64%) TDD
7 11 (20.00%) DSDM
7 11 (20.00%) Kanban
7 11 (20.00%) OO
7 11 (20.00%) Presales
7 11 (20.00%) RUP
7 11 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.64%) Analytics
8 2 (3.64%) Data Analytics
8 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.64%) Data Science
8 2 (3.64%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (65.45%) Python
2 29 (52.73%) Ruby
3 26 (47.27%) Bash Shell
4 12 (21.82%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) Java
6 7 (12.73%) C#
6 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
6 7 (12.73%) Perl
6 7 (12.73%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.82%) Go
7 1 (1.82%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 32 (58.18%) Docker
2 11 (20.00%) vSphere
3 2 (3.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (69.09%) Puppet
2 37 (67.27%) Ansible
2 37 (67.27%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (50.91%) Terraform
4 21 (38.18%) Kubernetes
5 15 (27.27%) Packer
6 14 (25.45%) Salt
7 11 (20.00%) Cobbler
8 7 (12.73%) Docker Swarm
8 7 (12.73%) Rancher
9 2 (3.64%) Capistrano
9 2 (3.64%) SELinux
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) SaltStack
2 2 (3.64%) Google
2 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.82%) Barracuda Networks
3 1 (1.82%) Sophos
3 1 (1.82%) VMware