Period
to 14 July 2020

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 173 202
Rank change year-on-year +70 +29 +48
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 48 38 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.90% 0.85% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 0.87% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 60 42 42
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,375
90th Percentile £67,625 £70,000 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% +3.96%

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 2,422 4,364 6,498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 97.17% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,070 3,685 5,496
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +62 45 £56,500 -1.74% 4
AWS Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 (97.92%) AWS
2 37 (77.08%) Terraform
3 36 (75.00%) DevOps
3 36 (75.00%) Python
4 28 (58.33%) Docker
5 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (47.92%) Puppet
6 23 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
7 22 (45.83%) Kubernetes
8 19 (39.58%) Linux
8 19 (39.58%) Java
9 18 (37.50%) AWS Lambda
9 18 (37.50%) Serverless
10 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
10 17 (35.42%) Node.js
10 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
11 16 (33.33%) Ansible
12 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
13 14 (29.17%) Go
14 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
15 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (22.92%) AWS CloudFormation
16 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
16 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
17 9 (18.75%) MySQL
17 9 (18.75%) Web Services
18 8 (16.67%) React
18 8 (16.67%) IaaS
18 8 (16.67%) Scrum
18 8 (16.67%) Ruby

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 1 (2.08%) Apache
1 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 47 (97.92%) AWS
2 18 (37.50%) AWS Lambda
2 18 (37.50%) Serverless
3 11 (22.92%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (16.67%) IaaS
5 6 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (12.50%) GCP
6 3 (6.25%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
6 3 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (6.25%) AWS Fargate
6 3 (6.25%) AWS Step Functions
6 3 (6.25%) Azure
7 2 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.08%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (2.08%) CloudFront
8 1 (2.08%) PaaS
8 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) MySQL
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.17%) Apache Hive
3 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 2 (4.17%) Data Lake
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon Athena
4 1 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (2.08%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.08%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JIRA
4 2 (4.17%) Appium
4 2 (4.17%) Charles Proxy
4 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.17%) JUnit
4 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 2 (4.17%) Selenium
4 2 (4.17%) Subversion
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.17%) TestNG
4 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Node.js
2 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 8 (16.67%) React
4 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (8.33%) Kafka
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.08%) .NET
7 1 (2.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) CentOS
2 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) DevOps
2 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.92%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 7 (14.58%) Deployment Automation
7 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (12.50%) Migration
8 6 (12.50%) TDD
8 6 (12.50%) Technical Debt
9 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.33%) Data Science
9 4 (8.33%) Data Transformation
9 4 (8.33%) Open Source
9 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.25%) Data Management
10 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Automation
10 3 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) Python
2 19 (39.58%) Java
3 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
4 15 (31.25%) Bash Shell
5 14 (29.17%) Go
6 8 (16.67%) Ruby
7 7 (14.58%) PHP
7 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
8 6 (12.50%) C#
8 6 (12.50%) SQL
9 4 (8.33%) Scala
10 3 (6.25%) Perl
11 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.08%) RHCE
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (58.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (77.08%) Terraform
2 23 (47.92%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (47.92%) Puppet
3 22 (45.83%) Kubernetes
4 16 (33.33%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) Prometheus
5 1 (2.08%) Rancher
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Google
1 6 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft