Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Amazon RDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Amazon RDS over the 6 months to 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 385 489 541
Rank change year-on-year +104 +52 +130
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 281 263 347
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.60% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.35% 1.59% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 224 224 228
10th Percentile £26,350 £36,250 £33,525
25th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +18.28%
75th Percentile £64,063 £64,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

Amazon RDS is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,947 16,544 23,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 25.59% 26.46% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9,895 13,737 19,176
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,313 £58,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the UK excluding London

Amazon RDS
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon RDS in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Amazon RDS in the UK excluding London

Amazon RDS
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK excluding London

Amazon RDS
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 April 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
North of England +30 82 £45,000 -23.40% 14
South West +47 65 £39,500 -24.76% 12
South East +54 50 £62,500 +25.00% 11
Midlands +27 42 £32,500 -35.00% 15
North West +33 39 £48,750 -17.02% 10
Yorkshire -9 34 £43,500 -24.35% 3
West Midlands -19 23 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Scotland +16 21 £48,788 +0.08% 5
East Midlands +27 15 £25,000 -29.58% 2
Wales +35 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
North East +22 9 £45,000 -32.55% 1
Northern Ireland +9 9 £35,000 - 1
East of England +63 7 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Amazon RDS
UK

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 226 (80.43%) AWS
2 152 (54.09%) Amazon EC2
3 111 (39.50%) Amazon S3
4 104 (37.01%) DevOps
5 95 (33.81%) Azure
6 93 (33.10%) SQL
7 84 (29.89%) Serverless
8 83 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (28.83%) AWS Lambda
10 79 (28.11%) Linux
11 77 (27.40%) Microsoft
12 75 (26.69%) Terraform
13 74 (26.33%) Windows
14 65 (23.13%) Python
15 59 (21.00%) Active Directory
16 58 (20.64%) Microsoft 365
17 56 (19.93%) Git (software)
17 56 (19.93%) Docker
17 56 (19.93%) PHP
18 55 (19.57%) JavaScript
19 53 (18.86%) Software Engineering
20 48 (17.08%) VMware
20 48 (17.08%) AWS CloudFormation
21 46 (16.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
22 45 (16.01%) Amazon ECS
23 44 (15.66%) DNS
24 43 (15.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 43 (15.30%) VMware Infrastructure
25 41 (14.59%) SQL Server
26 40 (14.23%) MySQL

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 21 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (5.34%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.34%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.98%) Apache
4 9 (3.20%) CMS
4 9 (3.20%) WordPress
5 8 (2.85%) Apache Spark
6 6 (2.14%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.14%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.78%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (1.78%) Luigi
8 4 (1.42%) Confluence
9 3 (1.07%) IIS
9 3 (1.07%) nginx
10 2 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (8.90%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (3.20%) Magento
2 5 (1.78%) Shopify
3 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 226 (80.43%) AWS
2 152 (54.09%) Amazon EC2
3 111 (39.50%) Amazon S3
4 95 (33.81%) Azure
5 84 (29.89%) Serverless
6 81 (28.83%) AWS Lambda
7 58 (20.64%) Microsoft 365
8 48 (17.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 46 (16.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 45 (16.01%) Amazon ECS
11 43 (15.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 40 (14.23%) Amazon SQS
13 35 (12.46%) Amazon EKS
13 35 (12.46%) Route 53
14 34 (12.10%) CloudFront
15 29 (10.32%) Amazon ELB
16 28 (9.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 23 (8.19%) SaaS
18 18 (6.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 18 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 44 (15.66%) DNS
2 40 (14.23%) Firewall
3 30 (10.68%) DHCP
4 29 (10.32%) VPN
5 24 (8.54%) VLAN
6 21 (7.47%) SAN
7 20 (7.12%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.27%) Wireless
9 10 (3.56%) Cisco IOS
9 10 (3.56%) OpenVPN
9 10 (3.56%) VoIP
10 9 (3.20%) NAS
10 9 (3.20%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (2.85%) Skype
12 6 (2.14%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (2.14%) HTTP
13 5 (1.78%) LAN
13 5 (1.78%) WAN
14 4 (1.42%) iSCSI
14 4 (1.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.59%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.23%) MySQL
2 40 (14.23%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (10.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (6.76%) NoSQL
5 17 (6.05%) Relational Database
6 14 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (4.63%) Amazon Aurora
8 12 (4.27%) Power BI
9 11 (3.91%) Redis
10 9 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.85%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.78%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (1.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 5 (1.78%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.42%) Azkaban
13 4 (1.42%) Data Lake
13 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 56 (19.93%) Git (software)
2 35 (12.46%) Jenkins
3 26 (9.25%) GitLab
4 20 (7.12%) Bitbucket
4 20 (7.12%) Visual Studio
5 11 (3.91%) ReSharper
6 8 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.49%) JIRA
8 6 (2.14%) Android Studio
8 6 (2.14%) PhpStorm
8 6 (2.14%) Xcode
9 5 (1.78%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.78%) Metasploit
9 5 (1.78%) PHPUnit
10 4 (1.42%) Selenium
11 3 (1.07%) GoCD
11 3 (1.07%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.71%) git-flow
12 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
13 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 30 (10.68%) Finance
2 26 (9.25%) Marketing
3 10 (3.56%) Back Office
4 8 (2.85%) Automotive
5 5 (1.78%) Billing
6 4 (1.42%) Banking
6 4 (1.42%) Games
7 3 (1.07%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.71%) Law
8 2 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.71%) Local Government
9 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (23.49%) Developer
2 43 (15.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 31 (11.03%) Senior Developer
4 21 (7.47%) AWS Engineer
4 21 (7.47%) Support Engineer
5 20 (7.12%) Cloud Engineer
5 20 (7.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (6.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 17 (6.05%) Software Engineer
7 15 (5.34%) Analyst
8 14 (4.98%) AWS DevOps
8 14 (4.98%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (4.63%) IT Engineer
9 13 (4.63%) IT Support
10 12 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.91%) Azure Engineer
11 11 (3.91%) Data Engineer
12 10 (3.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.23%) React
2 32 (11.39%) AngularJS
2 32 (11.39%) Node.js
3 25 (8.90%) CSS
3 25 (8.90%) REST
4 23 (8.19%) HTML
5 16 (5.69%) React Native
6 15 (5.34%) Elastic Stack
6 15 (5.34%) Lambda Expressions
6 15 (5.34%) RESTful
6 15 (5.34%) Vue.js
7 13 (4.63%) GraphQL
7 13 (4.63%) Kafka
7 13 (4.63%) Symfony
7 13 (4.63%) Web Services
8 12 (4.27%) Laravel
9 9 (3.20%) Sass
9 9 (3.20%) Yii
10 8 (2.85%) Django
10 8 (2.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
1 15 (5.34%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (4.63%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.91%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.91%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (2.85%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (2.49%) Fat Client
5 7 (2.49%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.49%) Thin Client
6 6 (2.14%) PKI
6 6 (2.14%) User Experience
7 5 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.78%) Video\Live Streaming
8 4 (1.42%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.07%) Clustering
9 3 (1.07%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.07%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.07%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.11%) Linux
2 74 (26.33%) Windows
3 35 (12.46%) Windows Server
4 18 (6.41%) Android
4 18 (6.41%) Windows 10
5 17 (6.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (5.34%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (4.98%) Apple iOS
8 12 (4.27%) Ubuntu
9 10 (3.56%) Unix
10 9 (3.20%) CentOS
10 9 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (2.85%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.14%) Mac OS X
12 6 (2.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (1.78%) Kali Linux
13 5 (1.78%) VMS
14 4 (1.42%) Windows Server 2019
14 4 (1.42%) zOS
15 2 (0.71%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (37.01%) DevOps
2 83 (29.54%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (18.86%) Software Engineering
4 35 (12.46%) TDD
5 33 (11.74%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (11.39%) Scrum
7 26 (9.25%) Microservices
8 25 (8.90%) ITIL
9 24 (8.54%) Infrastructure as Code
10 23 (8.19%) Front End Development
11 22 (7.83%) Configuration Management
11 22 (7.83%) High Availability
12 21 (7.47%) Pair Programming
12 21 (7.47%) SDLC
13 20 (7.12%) Computer Science
13 20 (7.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (6.76%) Analytics
15 18 (6.41%) DevSecOps
15 18 (6.41%) SOA
16 17 (6.05%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 93 (33.10%) SQL
2 65 (23.13%) Python
3 56 (19.93%) PHP
4 55 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 35 (12.46%) Java
6 31 (11.03%) PowerShell
7 28 (9.96%) TypeScript
8 27 (9.61%) C#
9 24 (8.54%) Bash Shell
10 20 (7.12%) Shell Script
11 12 (4.27%) ES6
12 7 (2.49%) Ruby
13 6 (2.14%) Apple Swift
13 6 (2.14%) Kotlin
14 5 (1.78%) C++
15 4 (1.42%) Go
15 4 (1.42%) Scala
16 2 (0.71%) Perl
17 1 (0.36%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 21 (7.47%) Degree
2 20 (7.12%) AWS Certification
3 17 (6.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (1.78%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.07%) MCSE
7 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.07%) VCP5
7 3 (1.07%) VCP6
7 3 (1.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE Data Center
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.36%) CISM
9 1 (0.36%) CISSP
9 1 (0.36%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.19%) SLA
2 13 (4.63%) QA
3 6 (2.14%) OpenSCAP
4 3 (1.07%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 59 (21.00%) Active Directory
2 56 (19.93%) Docker
3 43 (15.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (8.54%) Hyper-V
5 14 (4.98%) vSphere
6 11 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (2.49%) DFS Replication
7 7 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.49%) XenDesktop
8 6 (2.14%) BitLocker
9 4 (1.42%) XenApp
10 3 (1.07%) NFS
10 3 (1.07%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.36%) pfSense
11 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 75 (26.69%) Terraform
2 39 (13.88%) Kubernetes
3 20 (7.12%) SCCM
4 19 (6.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 17 (6.05%) SCOM
6 16 (5.69%) Ansible
7 15 (5.34%) Prometheus
8 12 (4.27%) Opsgenie
9 10 (3.56%) Graylog
9 10 (3.56%) logstash
10 8 (2.85%) Grafana
10 8 (2.85%) Nagios
10 8 (2.85%) SCVMM
11 7 (2.49%) Packer
12 6 (2.14%) Jamf Pro
13 5 (1.78%) Nessus
13 5 (1.78%) Nmap
14 4 (1.42%) Puppet
15 3 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
15 3 (1.07%) WSUS
Vendors
1 77 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.08%) VMware
3 37 (13.17%) Citrix
4 21 (7.47%) Dell
5 20 (7.12%) Veeam
6 18 (6.41%) Cisco
6 18 (6.41%) SonicWALL
7 17 (6.05%) Oracle
7 17 (6.05%) SolarWinds
8 15 (5.34%) HP
9 12 (4.27%) Apple
9 12 (4.27%) Google
10 10 (3.56%) Draytek
11 9 (3.20%) WooCommerce
12 8 (2.85%) CommVault
12 8 (2.85%) EMC
13 7 (2.49%) Atlassian
13 7 (2.49%) Barracuda Networks
13 7 (2.49%) F5
13 7 (2.49%) IBM