The table below looks at the statistics for SimpleDB skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SimpleDB over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Amazon SimpleDB
Rank 857 871 883
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs citing SimpleDB 9 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.004% 0.003%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.029% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+48.14% -3.57%

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31153 33141 36412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.92% 31.78% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26788 28113 32371
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,825 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SimpleDB
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SimpleDB Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SimpleDB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the UK.

SimpleDB Salary Trend in the UK

SimpleDB
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SimpleDB over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 within the UK.

SimpleDB Salary Histogram in the UK

SimpleDB
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SimpleDB within the UK over the 3 months to 29 January 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
England +21 9 £50,000 +48.14%
West Yorkshire -1 7 £50,000 +48.14%
Yorkshire -2 7 £50,000 +48.14%
Leeds - 7 £50,000 -
Norwich +7 2 £35,000 -
Norfolk -1 2 £35,000 -
East of England -5 2 £35,000 -

SimpleDB
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SimpleDB 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 SimpleDB.

1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) C++
2 8 (72.73%) PHP
2 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
2 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
2 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 8 (72.73%) Redis
2 8 (72.73%) Couchbase
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Salt
3 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) MSMQ
5 2 (18.18%) XHTML

SimpleDB
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing SimpleDB 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 SimpleDB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (72.73%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon S3
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) MongoDB
1 8 (72.73%) NoSQL
1 8 (72.73%) Redis
1 8 (72.73%) Couchbase
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Technical Leader
1 7 (63.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) MSMQ
1 2 (18.18%) XHTML
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
1 2 (18.18%) AppFabric
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flex
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
1 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) C++
1 8 (72.73%) PHP
1 8 (72.73%) Ruby
1 8 (72.73%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Salt
2 1 (9.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle