Platform Engineer Jobs in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
England > Yorkshire

The median Platform Engineer salary in Yorkshire is £57,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 178 254 220
Rank change year-on-year +76 -34 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 42 56 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.73% 0.67% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.73% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 14 45 50
10th Percentile £33,542 £47,500 £44,750
25th Percentile £40,418 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £67,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.81% +22.73% +15.79%
75th Percentile £64,375 £75,000 -
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire

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.

Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,508 7,644 6,943
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 91.26% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,235 3,607 4,744
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £54,590 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.32% +9.18% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

Platform Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Platform Engineer in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Platform Engineer in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Platform Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Platform Engineer in Yorkshire

Platform 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 Platform Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +60 25 £55,000 -20.80% 9
North Yorkshire +50 7 - - 2
East Yorkshire - 6 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire +47 4 - - 3
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 April 2024, Platform Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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 Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Platform Engineering
2 34 (80.95%) DevOps
3 31 (73.81%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (61.90%) Agile
5 24 (57.14%) Google
5 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (57.14%) GCP
6 23 (54.76%) Mentoring
7 22 (52.38%) Data Engineering
7 22 (52.38%) Data Science
8 21 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (50.00%) Looker
8 21 (50.00%) GDPR
8 21 (50.00%) BigQuery
8 21 (50.00%) Data Pipeline
8 21 (50.00%) DataOps
8 21 (50.00%) Change Management
9 15 (35.71%) Azure
10 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
11 11 (26.19%) Kubernetes
12 10 (23.81%) Docker
13 9 (21.43%) AWS
13 9 (21.43%) SQL
13 9 (21.43%) Linux
14 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 8 (19.05%) Ansible
14 8 (19.05%) Containerisation
15 7 (16.67%) Cloud Security
15 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
15 7 (16.67%) Terraform

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 24 (57.14%) GCP
2 15 (35.71%) Azure
3 9 (21.43%) AWS
4 7 (16.67%) SaaS
5 6 (14.29%) Azure AKS
5 6 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
5 6 (14.29%) Azure Monitor
5 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (9.52%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 4 (9.52%) Datadog
6 4 (9.52%) Pulumi
7 2 (4.76%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (4.76%) Azure Key Vault
7 2 (4.76%) Power Automate
7 2 (4.76%) Power Platform
7 2 (4.76%) PowerApps
7 2 (4.76%) Serverless
8 1 (2.38%) IaaS
8 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) BigQuery
1 21 (50.00%) Looker
2 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
2 6 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (9.52%) MariaDB
3 4 (9.52%) Redis
4 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Power BI
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) Git
4 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
General
1 24 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Retail
3 6 (14.29%) Social Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Games
4 1 (2.38%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) ARM Templates
2 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (9.52%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (9.52%) Product Ownership
3 3 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Onboarding
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Platform Engineering
2 34 (80.95%) DevOps
3 31 (73.81%) Problem-Solving
4 26 (61.90%) Agile
5 23 (54.76%) Mentoring
6 22 (52.38%) Data Engineering
6 22 (52.38%) Data Science
7 21 (50.00%) Change Management
7 21 (50.00%) Data Pipeline
7 21 (50.00%) DataOps
8 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (19.05%) Containerisation
10 7 (16.67%) Cloud Security
10 7 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
11 6 (14.29%) Collaborative Culture
12 5 (11.90%) Analytics
12 5 (11.90%) CI/CD
12 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
13 4 (9.52%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 7 (16.67%) Bash
3 7 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) Go
4 4 (9.52%) Groovy
4 4 (9.52%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
4 4 (9.52%) Ruby
4 4 (9.52%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.14%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Azure Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (50.00%) GDPR
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) Kubernetes
2 8 (19.05%) Ansible
3 7 (16.67%) Terraform
4 6 (14.29%) Grafana
4 6 (14.29%) Prometheus
5 4 (9.52%) Progress Chef
5 4 (9.52%) Puppet
6 2 (4.76%) Kibana
6 2 (4.76%) logstash
7 1 (2.38%) FortiGate
7 1 (2.38%) Podman
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) New Relic
2 4 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) Splunk