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AWS Developer Salary in the US and UK compare to Ukraine

AWS Developer Salary in the US

The average AWS consultant salary in the US is $110,000 a year. Junior level positions start at $80,000 while most experienced developers make up to $150,000. These results are based on the salaries selected from job descriptions in January 2018. The most of the developers are needed today in: Seattle, WA, New York, NY, San Francisco, CA

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Featured AWS Jobs in the US

1 Sr. DevOps Engineer You have solid knowledge of AWS platform, and exposure to other cloud platforms (like GCP, Linode, or DigitalOcean). WHO YOU ARE....

2 Devops Engineer Experience provisioning new systems and operations support on AWS. OH....

3 Site Reliability Engineer The next generations of our products are delivering engaging, adaptive, and personalized learning experiences to optimally support every learner. We are...

4 Automation & Release Engineer Lead (DevOps) Experience with AWS service offerings. The Automation & Release Engineer oversees the building and deployment of proprietary web-based educational testing...

5 Site Reliability Engineer Experience with OpenStack or similar proprietary cloud like Azure or AWS. Are you passionate about technology?...

AWS Developer Salary in the UK

The average AWS expert salary in the UK is £51,000 per year. Entry level positions start at £35,000 while most experienced coders make up to £85,000. These statistics are based on the salaries parsed from job descriptions in January 2018. The most of the developers are required now in: London, Greater London, Manchester M1

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Recent AWS Jobs in the UK

1 Back End Engineer (Python / Go) Experience with AWS or other cloud providers. Thought Machine is one of London's leading fintech companies, headquartered in Shoreditch....

2 Dev Ops Engineer AWS, Nginx, Docker, Bitbucket/Git, Linux/Unix, SQL, MySQL, NoSQL, Kubernetes, RabbitMQ, Nexus, etc. This is Black Swan....

3 Test Automation Engineer Additionally, we’ve built services implemented with Java, .NET, DynamoDB, RabbitMQ, Kinesis, and other AWS services. Who we are....

4 Full-Stack Web Developer \*Although using AWS and Wordpress will be essential for the role, we will consider applicants with a basic understanding and a willingness to learn....

5 Lead Software Engineer (JavaScript) AWS experience – ElasticSearch, EC2, S3. We’re a Proptech startup based in Old Street, London....

The True Cost of Hiring an In-house vs Remote AWS Developer in Ukraine

Sometimes hiring managers face the “in-house vs outsource” problem. The biggest mistake CTOs, CEOs, and startup founders make when choosing (and comparing) developers is: they forget the embedded costs. In reality, there are numerous and substantial costs involved in hiring and maintaining employees. An in-house developer (or any employee) is always more expensive than his salary when you factor in embedded costs which aren’t reflected in the employee’s salary:

  • employee benefits (+10%)
  • administration and infrastructure (+10%)
  • paid leaves (+10%)
  • training (+5%)
  • management (+5%)
  • recruitment (+10%)

The outsourcing company has the same embedded costs (though maybe in less amounts). The only difference is it had already factored these costs into its price quote. So, let’s take a fresh look at the adjusted (salary + 50%) numbers.

PeriodUS vs UkraineUK vs Ukraine
1 dev/m$13,750$3,200£6,375£2,400
1 dev/y$165,000$38,400£76,500£28,800
10 devs/m$137,500$32,000£63,750£24,000
10 devs/y$1,650,000$384,000£765,000£288,000
US = United States, UK = United Kingdom
In this case, outsourcing to Ukraine is the most cost-effective option.

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