Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 95 135 253
Rank change year-on-year +40 +118 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 166 64 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.92% 1.51% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 1.57% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 156 64 54
10th Percentile " £42,500 £42,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £44,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -2.27% -4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,313 £70,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 "
England median annual salary £70,000 £74,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -5.41% +9.63% +8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,353 4,072 7,400
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 95.99% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,283 3,519 6,070
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

AWS Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for AWS Engineer in Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for AWS Engineer in Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing AWS Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for AWS Engineer in Yorkshire

AWS Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +22 100 £57,500 +1.77% 20
South Yorkshire -1 50 £53,750 +2.38% 4
North Yorkshire +5 15 £45,000 -17.05%
AWS Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, 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 Yorkshire region featuring AWS Engineer in the job title.

1 156 (93.98%) AWS
2 147 (88.55%) DevOps
3 125 (75.30%) Agile Software Development
4 124 (74.70%) Linux
5 123 (74.10%) Kubernetes
6 122 (73.49%) Terraform
6 122 (73.49%) Docker
7 118 (71.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 110 (66.27%) Puppet
9 107 (64.46%) Opscode Chef
9 107 (64.46%) Deployment Automation
10 73 (43.98%) Python
11 68 (40.96%) Infrastructure as Code
12 61 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
13 60 (36.14%) Git (software)
13 60 (36.14%) Amazon EKS
14 58 (34.94%) Migration
14 58 (34.94%) Scrum
15 52 (31.33%) Configuration Management
16 50 (30.12%) Ruby
17 49 (29.52%) Go
17 49 (29.52%) AWS Certification
18 48 (28.92%) Enterprise Cloud
18 48 (28.92%) SaltStack
18 48 (28.92%) Problem-Solving
18 48 (28.92%) Pulumi
19 22 (13.25%) Serverless
20 20 (12.05%) AWS Lambda
21 11 (6.63%) Collaborative Working
21 11 (6.63%) Mentoring

AWS Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (2.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.60%) Apache
2 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 156 (93.98%) AWS
2 118 (71.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 60 (36.14%) Amazon EKS
4 48 (28.92%) Pulumi
5 22 (13.25%) Serverless
6 20 (12.05%) AWS Lambda
7 11 (6.63%) PaaS
8 10 (6.02%) Azure
9 9 (5.42%) SaaS
10 8 (4.82%) GCP
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (1.81%) Amazon Kinesis
13 3 (1.81%) IaaS
14 2 (1.20%) Amazon GuardDuty
14 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
15 1 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
15 1 (0.60%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.81%) VPN
3 2 (1.20%) DHCP
3 2 (1.20%) DMZ
3 2 (1.20%) DNS
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) ICMP
3 2 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (4.82%) Data Lake
3 7 (4.22%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (3.01%) MySQL
5 4 (2.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (2.41%) Big Data
5 4 (2.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.81%) Amazon QuickSight
6 3 (1.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 60 (36.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.20%) GitLab
4 1 (0.60%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.60%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) Selenium
4 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (6.63%) Social Skills
2 9 (5.42%) Finance
2 9 (5.42%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.60%) Games
3 1 (0.60%) Retail
3 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.02%) Web Services
2 6 (3.61%) Node.js
3 4 (2.41%) React
4 3 (1.81%) NumPy
4 3 (1.81%) PySpark
4 3 (1.81%) React Native
4 3 (1.81%) Spring
4 3 (1.81%) Spring Boot
4 3 (1.81%) WebSockets
5 2 (1.20%) Kafka
6 1 (0.60%) .NET
6 1 (0.60%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.60%) Redux
6 1 (0.60%) Velocity
6 1 (0.60%) XML
6 1 (0.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (28.92%) Enterprise Cloud
2 9 (5.42%) NHS
3 4 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.20%) PKI
6 1 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 124 (74.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.41%) Amazon Linux
2 4 (2.41%) CentOS
2 4 (2.41%) Ubuntu
2 4 (2.41%) Windows
3 1 (0.60%) Android
3 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (88.55%) DevOps
2 125 (75.30%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (64.46%) Deployment Automation
4 68 (40.96%) Infrastructure as Code
5 61 (36.75%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (34.94%) Migration
6 58 (34.94%) Scrum
7 52 (31.33%) Configuration Management
8 48 (28.92%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (6.63%) Collaborative Working
9 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.42%) Biometrics
10 9 (5.42%) Blue-Green Deployment
10 9 (5.42%) Canary Deployment
10 9 (5.42%) Re-Platforming
11 8 (4.82%) ETL
12 6 (3.61%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.01%) Data Engineering
13 5 (3.01%) Data Pipeline
14 4 (2.41%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 73 (43.98%) Python
2 50 (30.12%) Ruby
3 49 (29.52%) Go
4 8 (4.82%) SQL
5 5 (3.01%) Java
6 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.20%) C#
6 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.20%) Perl
6 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.60%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.60%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (29.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 122 (73.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 123 (74.10%) Kubernetes
2 122 (73.49%) Terraform
3 110 (66.27%) Puppet
4 107 (64.46%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (5.42%) Ansible
6 2 (1.20%) Nessus
7 1 (0.60%) Istio
7 1 (0.60%) Nagios
7 1 (0.60%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 48 (28.92%) SaltStack
2 2 (1.20%) Google
3 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
3 1 (0.60%) Dynatrace
3 1 (0.60%) ForgeRock
3 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.60%) Oracle
3 1 (0.60%) VMware
3 1 (0.60%) Xamarin