The table below looks at the statistics for Amazon RDS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Amazon RDS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
Rank 245 245 239
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.056% 0.028%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.16% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Average salary £57,750 £48,750 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +101.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £41,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,750 £26,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Amazon RDS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2259 2484 2670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.65% 34.73% 36.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1918 2075 2347
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Amazon RDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Amazon RDS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Amazon RDS
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the North West region.

Amazon RDS Salary Trend in the North West

Amazon RDS
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Amazon RDS across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Amazon RDS Salary Histogram in the North West

Amazon RDS
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 5 £58,000 +36.47% 1
Cheshire +2 3 £57,500 +2.22% 1
Amazon RDS
England

Amazon RDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS.

1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (94.12%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (82.35%) Amazon S3
3 14 (82.35%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Replication
4 10 (58.82%) Big Data
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) MySQL
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) DevOps
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon Glacier
7 6 (35.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (35.29%) Route 53
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
7 6 (35.29%) MapReduce
7 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
7 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
7 6 (35.29%) DNS

Amazon RDS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Amazon RDS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 17 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (94.12%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (82.35%) Amazon S3
4 8 (47.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon Glacier
5 6 (35.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 6 (35.29%) Route 53
5 6 (35.29%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Ethernet
1 6 (35.29%) DNS
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
1 6 (35.29%) DMZ
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
1 6 (35.29%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 6 (35.29%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server DBA
2 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
2 4 (23.53%) DBA
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior SQL DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Senior DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Senior SQL Server DBA
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Data Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) Web Services
2 6 (35.29%) JSON
3 5 (29.41%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) JPA
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Replication
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) Telematics
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (11.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
1 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Android
3 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) DevOps
2 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (35.29%) Data Migration
2 6 (35.29%) MapReduce
2 6 (35.29%) Identity Management
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Android Development
4 4 (23.53%) iOS Development
4 4 (23.53%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
5 2 (11.76%) High Availability
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Management
5 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) MVC
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware ESX
1 6 (35.29%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) VMware
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat