Period
to 16 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 227 282
Rank change year-on-year +47 +55 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 54 41 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.99% 0.60% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.62% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 48 33 2
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -2.33% +2.38%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £46,125
90th Percentile £67,875 £59,750 £58,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 5,302 6,632 7,561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.91% 97.46% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,390 5,584 6,521
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,213 £61,025 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 November 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 November 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 +27 42 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Bradford - 7 £45,000 - 1
Halifax - 2 - -
AWS Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 (96.30%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (83.33%) DevOps
3 37 (68.52%) Linux
4 36 (66.67%) Python
5 34 (62.96%) Opscode Chef
5 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (61.11%) Puppet
7 32 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 30 (55.56%) Configuration Management
9 27 (50.00%) Unix
10 25 (46.30%) Bash Shell
10 25 (46.30%) Ruby
11 23 (42.59%) Shell Script
11 23 (42.59%) Cobbler
12 22 (40.74%) Ansible
12 22 (40.74%) SQL
13 21 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
14 20 (37.04%) Scrum
14 20 (37.04%) Finance
15 19 (35.19%) Oracle
15 19 (35.19%) Deployment Automation
16 18 (33.33%) Terraform
17 17 (31.48%) RUP
17 17 (31.48%) DSDM
17 17 (31.48%) Tivoli
17 17 (31.48%) EnterpriseDB
18 16 (29.63%) Open Source
18 16 (29.63%) VMware
18 16 (29.63%) Problem-Solving

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 8 (14.81%) OpenStack
2 7 (12.96%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 52 (96.30%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.56%) Office 365
4 3 (5.56%) Serverless
5 2 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.85%) IaaS
6 1 (1.85%) PaaS
6 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
1 2 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Apache Hive
1 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
1 3 (5.56%) MySQL
1 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.70%) Adabas
2 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.85%) HBase
3 1 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (37.04%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.26%) Gradle
5 2 (3.70%) Maven
5 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.70%) Vagrant
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.85%) Codeship
General
1 20 (37.04%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Law
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) .NET
1 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.70%) JSON
1 2 (3.70%) OAuth
1 2 (3.70%) OAuth2
1 2 (3.70%) RAML
1 2 (3.70%) RESTful
1 2 (3.70%) SOAP
1 2 (3.70%) WCF
1 2 (3.70%) Web Services
1 2 (3.70%) WinForms
1 2 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Cloud Native
1 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (1.85%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Linux
2 27 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) CentOS
4 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (83.33%) DevOps
2 34 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (55.56%) Configuration Management
4 21 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (37.04%) Scrum
6 19 (35.19%) Deployment Automation
7 17 (31.48%) DSDM
7 17 (31.48%) RUP
8 16 (29.63%) Open Source
8 16 (29.63%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (12.96%) Presales
10 6 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 5 (9.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.70%) Change Control
13 2 (3.70%) ETL
13 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
13 2 (3.70%) Migration
13 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (66.67%) Python
2 25 (46.30%) Bash Shell
2 25 (46.30%) Ruby
3 23 (42.59%) Shell Script
4 22 (40.74%) SQL
5 7 (12.96%) Perl
6 3 (5.56%) Java
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) C#
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) GDPR
2 5 (9.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (22.22%) Docker
2 7 (12.96%) vSphere
3 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.56%) HDFS
4 1 (1.85%) Xen
4 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 34 (62.96%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (61.11%) Puppet
3 23 (42.59%) Cobbler
4 22 (40.74%) Ansible
5 18 (33.33%) Terraform
6 17 (31.48%) Tivoli
7 8 (14.81%) Kubernetes
8 6 (11.11%) Rancher
9 4 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (3.70%) Xymon
11 2 (3.70%) ZABBIX
12 1 (1.85%) CFEngine
12 1 (1.85%) Prometheus
12 1 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Oracle
2 17 (31.48%) EnterpriseDB
3 16 (29.63%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.56%) Google
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.70%) webMethods
7 1 (1.85%) Atlassian