Period
to 18 January 2021

The median annual salary for an AWS Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 187 219
Rank change year-on-year +112 +32 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an AWS Engineer 127 58 71
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.39% 0.96% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 0.99% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 162 48 74
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.33% +2.38%
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £39,875
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% +8.33%

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 3,633 5,867 7,211
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 96.66% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,057 4,951 5,968
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,625 £25,625 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,502
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +83 71 £55,000 - 7
South Yorkshire - 33 £47,500 - 2
North Yorkshire +25 21 £55,000 -8.33%
AWS Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 123 (96.85%) AWS
2 116 (91.34%) DevOps
3 95 (74.80%) Linux
4 94 (74.02%) Kubernetes
5 93 (73.23%) Terraform
6 92 (72.44%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (71.65%) Docker
8 85 (66.93%) Puppet
9 84 (66.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 80 (62.99%) Opscode Chef
11 79 (62.20%) Deployment Automation
12 51 (40.16%) Python
13 47 (37.01%) Infrastructure as Code
14 45 (35.43%) Git (software)
15 44 (34.65%) Migration
16 42 (33.07%) Scrum
16 42 (33.07%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (30.71%) Amazon EKS
18 38 (29.92%) Ruby
18 38 (29.92%) Configuration Management
19 37 (29.13%) Go
19 37 (29.13%) SaltStack
19 37 (29.13%) Enterprise Cloud
19 37 (29.13%) Pulumi
20 34 (26.77%) Problem-Solving
20 34 (26.77%) AWS Certification
21 16 (12.60%) Azure
22 13 (10.24%) AWS Lambda
22 13 (10.24%) Serverless
23 10 (7.87%) Bitbucket

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 6 (4.72%) Confluence
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 123 (96.85%) AWS
2 84 (66.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 39 (30.71%) Amazon EKS
4 37 (29.13%) Pulumi
5 16 (12.60%) Azure
6 13 (10.24%) AWS Lambda
6 13 (10.24%) Serverless
7 8 (6.30%) PaaS
8 7 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (3.94%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.94%) GCP
9 5 (3.94%) SaaS
10 4 (3.15%) IaaS
11 3 (2.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (1.57%) GitHub
12 2 (1.57%) Slack
13 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.79%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.79%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 5 (3.94%) Redis
2 4 (3.15%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.79%) Big Data
3 1 (0.79%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 45 (35.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.87%) Bitbucket
3 7 (5.51%) JIRA
4 5 (3.94%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.15%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.57%) Maven
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 7 (5.51%) Finance
2 6 (4.72%) Games
3 5 (3.94%) Public Sector
4 2 (1.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.30%) Web Services
2 4 (3.15%) Node.js
2 4 (3.15%) RESTful
2 4 (3.15%) WebSockets
3 2 (1.57%) Dropwizard
3 2 (1.57%) Micronaut
3 2 (1.57%) React
3 2 (1.57%) Spring
3 2 (1.57%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.79%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.79%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 37 (29.13%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Native
3 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (0.79%) NHS
3 1 (0.79%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 95 (74.80%) Linux
2 7 (5.51%) Unix
3 4 (3.15%) Windows
4 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (91.34%) DevOps
2 92 (72.44%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (62.20%) Deployment Automation
4 47 (37.01%) Infrastructure as Code
5 44 (34.65%) Migration
6 42 (33.07%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (33.07%) Scrum
7 38 (29.92%) Configuration Management
8 34 (26.77%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (4.72%) Microservices
9 6 (4.72%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (3.15%) ITIL
11 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.36%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (2.36%) Functional Testing
12 3 (2.36%) Game Development
12 3 (2.36%) SDLC
12 3 (2.36%) Service Management
12 3 (2.36%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (40.16%) Python
2 38 (29.92%) Ruby
3 37 (29.13%) Go
4 5 (3.94%) Java
5 4 (3.15%) SQL
6 3 (2.36%) C#
7 2 (1.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.57%) Java 8
7 2 (1.57%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (26.77%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 91 (71.65%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 94 (74.02%) Kubernetes
2 93 (73.23%) Terraform
3 85 (66.93%) Puppet
4 80 (62.99%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.36%) Ansible
Vendors
1 37 (29.13%) SaltStack
2 7 (5.51%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.15%) Dynatrace
4 3 (2.36%) Splunk
5 2 (1.57%) Apple
5 2 (1.57%) Google
5 2 (1.57%) VMware
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco
6 1 (0.79%) Red Hat