Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 496 682 864
Rank change year-on-year +186 +182 +188
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 837 566 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 1.05% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 638 442 265
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -15.00%

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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 43,276 53,944 52,796
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.61% 30.59% 30.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35,546 44,999 45,081
UK median annual salary £52,467 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.08% +3.16% +4.40%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,685
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 15 Job Locations

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 over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
England +164 795 £65,000 +18.18% 195
London +143 429 £70,000 +9.80% 108
UK excluding London +130 378 £55,000 +10.00% 95
Midlands +113 115 £50,000 +17.65% 21
North of England +98 106 £60,000 +20.00% 31
West Midlands +110 98 £50,000 +25.00% 15
South East +36 88 £65,000 +18.18% 11
North West +71 81 £60,000 +33.33% 21
South West +7 45 £55,000 +22.22% 14
East of England +37 32 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Yorkshire +22 24 £50,000 - 7
East Midlands +43 17 £75,000 +7.14% 6
Scotland - 14 £49,000 - 5
North East +22 1 £50,000 +75.44% 3
Wales +6 1 £40,000 -20.00% 3

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 772 (92.23%) Amazon AWS
2 560 (66.91%) Amazon EC2
3 487 (58.18%) Amazon S3
4 433 (51.73%) DevOps
5 393 (46.95%) Linux
6 345 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
7 323 (38.59%) SQL
8 306 (36.56%) Microsoft Azure
9 274 (32.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 253 (30.23%) Web Services
11 251 (29.99%) Python
12 247 (29.51%) Ansible
13 236 (28.20%) Windows
14 235 (28.08%) Docker
15 234 (27.96%) Amazon SQS
16 233 (27.84%) Java
17 227 (27.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 213 (25.45%) Jenkins
18 213 (25.45%) AWS Lambda
19 209 (24.97%) Serverless
20 206 (24.61%) Git (software)
21 181 (21.62%) Microsoft
22 176 (21.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 174 (20.79%) MySQL
24 172 (20.55%) Active Directory
25 168 (20.07%) Terraform
26 152 (18.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
27 144 (17.20%) JavaScript
28 140 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
29 136 (16.25%) SQL Server

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 128 (15.29%) IIS
2 109 (13.02%) Confluence
3 82 (9.80%) Elasticsearch
4 51 (6.09%) nginx
5 45 (5.38%) Apache
6 38 (4.54%) SharePoint
7 28 (3.35%) Skype for Business
8 27 (3.23%) MS Exchange
9 21 (2.51%) Tomcat
10 19 (2.27%) Apache Spark
11 12 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 8 (0.96%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.84%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.48%) SAS
17 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
18 2 (0.24%) GeoServer
18 2 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.48%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.12%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 33 (3.94%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.48%) Magento
2 4 (0.48%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.24%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 772 (92.23%) Amazon AWS
2 560 (66.91%) Amazon EC2
3 487 (58.18%) Amazon S3
4 306 (36.56%) Microsoft Azure
5 274 (32.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 234 (27.96%) Amazon SQS
7 227 (27.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 213 (25.45%) AWS Lambda
9 209 (24.97%) Serverless
10 176 (21.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 134 (16.01%) Azure Active Directory
12 117 (13.98%) Route 53
13 111 (13.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 94 (11.23%) Amazon ELB
15 77 (9.20%) CloudFront
16 69 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
17 60 (7.17%) GitHub
17 60 (7.17%) Office 365
18 59 (7.05%) SaaS
19 51 (6.09%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 99 (11.83%) DNS
2 80 (9.56%) Firewall
3 58 (6.93%) DHCP
3 58 (6.93%) VPN
4 36 (4.30%) LAN
5 29 (3.46%) TCP/IP
6 27 (3.23%) VLAN
6 27 (3.23%) WAN
7 26 (3.11%) Network Security
8 25 (2.99%) SAN
9 19 (2.27%) Unified Communications
10 14 (1.67%) H.323
11 13 (1.55%) Internet
12 11 (1.31%) iSCSI
12 11 (1.31%) MPLS
12 11 (1.31%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (1.19%) Reverse Proxy
13 10 (1.19%) WLAN
14 8 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (20.79%) MySQL
2 152 (18.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 136 (16.25%) PostgreSQL
3 136 (16.25%) SQL Server
4 99 (11.83%) MongoDB
5 96 (11.47%) NoSQL
6 89 (10.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 68 (8.12%) Azure SQL Database
8 61 (7.29%) Relational Database
9 48 (5.73%) MariaDB
10 46 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 45 (5.38%) Big Data
12 43 (5.14%) Redis
13 42 (5.02%) Amazon Aurora
14 37 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (3.11%) RDBMS
17 24 (2.87%) Cosmos DB
17 24 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 213 (25.45%) Jenkins
2 206 (24.61%) Git (software)
3 133 (15.89%) JIRA
4 96 (11.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 91 (10.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 89 (10.63%) TeamCity
7 33 (3.94%) Selenium
7 33 (3.94%) Subversion
8 21 (2.51%) Cucumber
9 20 (2.39%) Visual Studio
10 18 (2.15%) Maven
11 17 (2.03%) Bitbucket
12 12 (1.43%) JUnit
12 12 (1.43%) Vagrant
13 11 (1.31%) Gradle
13 11 (1.31%) webpack
14 7 (0.84%) Hudson
14 7 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
15 6 (0.72%) CircleCI
15 6 (0.72%) Travis CI
General
1 99 (11.83%) Finance
2 37 (4.42%) Retail
3 30 (3.58%) Marketing
4 26 (3.11%) Banking
5 17 (2.03%) Billing
6 16 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.79%) Law
8 13 (1.55%) Legal
9 10 (1.19%) Advertising
10 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.96%) Military
12 4 (0.48%) Front Office
13 3 (0.36%) Games
14 2 (0.24%) Electronics
14 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 207 (24.73%) DevOps Engineer
2 155 (18.52%) Developer
3 132 (15.77%) Architect
4 105 (12.54%) AWS Engineer
5 89 (10.63%) Cloud Architect
6 70 (8.36%) Software Engineer
7 60 (7.17%) Solutions Architect
8 52 (6.21%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 48 (5.73%) Administrator
9 48 (5.73%) AWS DevOps
9 48 (5.73%) Java Engineer
10 44 (5.26%) DevOps Manager
10 44 (5.26%) Senior Developer
11 43 (5.14%) Senior DevOps
12 42 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
12 42 (5.02%) Java Software Engineer
13 41 (4.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 40 (4.78%) DBA
14 40 (4.78%) Java Developer
15 37 (4.42%) AWS Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (30.23%) Web Services
2 93 (11.11%) Node.js
3 78 (9.32%) AngularJS
4 77 (9.20%) .NET
5 74 (8.84%) React
6 68 (8.12%) HTML
6 68 (8.12%) RESTful
7 65 (7.77%) REST
8 60 (7.17%) Spring
9 57 (6.81%) CSS
10 50 (5.97%) Spring Boot
11 39 (4.66%) LAMP
12 34 (4.06%) RabbitMQ
13 33 (3.94%) JSON
14 29 (3.46%) HTML5
14 29 (3.46%) jQuery
15 28 (3.35%) J2EE
15 28 (3.35%) Kafka
15 28 (3.35%) LEMP Stack
16 27 (3.23%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 119 (14.22%) Private Cloud
2 77 (9.20%) Data Centre
3 76 (9.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 67 (8.00%) Public Cloud
5 61 (7.29%) Self-Motivation
6 55 (6.57%) Linux Command Line
7 54 (6.45%) Clustering
8 39 (4.66%) Replication
9 34 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
9 34 (4.06%) Mobile App
10 33 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
10 33 (3.94%) User Experience
11 31 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (2.03%) Cloud Native
13 16 (1.91%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.91%) Fintech
14 15 (1.79%) Virtual Team
15 14 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
16 10 (1.19%) CMDB
17 9 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 393 (46.95%) Linux
2 236 (28.20%) Windows
3 70 (8.36%) CentOS
4 53 (6.33%) Ubuntu
5 51 (6.09%) Windows Server
6 45 (5.38%) Unix
7 37 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 25 (2.99%) Windows 7
10 24 (2.87%) Android
11 21 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (2.27%) Windows 10
13 17 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (1.79%) Mac OS X
15 12 (1.43%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.72%) DC/OS
17 5 (0.60%) Debian
18 3 (0.36%) Fedora
18 3 (0.36%) Solaris
18 3 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (51.73%) DevOps
2 345 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (16.73%) Business Intelligence
4 125 (14.93%) Microservices
5 121 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (13.02%) Scrum
7 106 (12.66%) Software Engineering
8 94 (11.23%) High Availability
9 86 (10.27%) Configuration Management
9 86 (10.27%) TDD
10 85 (10.16%) Load Balancing
11 84 (10.04%) Network Virtualisation
12 78 (9.32%) ITIL
13 77 (9.20%) Migration
14 73 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
14 73 (8.72%) Project Management
15 72 (8.60%) Computer Science
16 70 (8.36%) Test Automation
17 65 (7.77%) Presales
18 64 (7.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 323 (38.59%) SQL
2 251 (29.99%) Python
3 233 (27.84%) Java
4 144 (17.20%) JavaScript
5 93 (11.11%) PHP
6 82 (9.80%) Ruby
7 78 (9.32%) Bash Shell
8 75 (8.96%) PowerShell
9 74 (8.84%) Scala
10 64 (7.65%) Shell Script
11 52 (6.21%) Go
12 41 (4.90%) C#
13 30 (3.58%) C++
14 29 (3.46%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.99%) TypeScript
16 24 (2.87%) T-SQL
17 18 (2.15%) Perl
18 15 (1.79%) Objective-C
19 11 (1.31%) VBScript
20 10 (1.19%) C
Qualifications
1 97 (11.59%) Degree
2 62 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (6.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 46 (5.50%) Security Cleared
5 43 (5.14%) MCSA
6 40 (4.78%) AWS Certification
7 32 (3.82%) MCSE
8 16 (1.91%) SC Cleared
9 12 (1.43%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.96%) MCP
11 6 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.48%) MBA
12 4 (0.48%) MCITP
12 4 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.24%) CCNP
13 2 (0.24%) CISA
13 2 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.24%) CISM
13 2 (0.24%) CISSP
13 2 (0.24%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.62%) QA
2 35 (4.18%) GDPR
3 14 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.72%) SEPA
6 3 (0.36%) PA-DSS
7 2 (0.24%) PMO
7 2 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 235 (28.08%) Docker
2 172 (20.55%) Active Directory
3 130 (15.53%) Virtual Machines
4 103 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 84 (10.04%) Hyper-V
6 19 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 13 (1.55%) vSphere
8 11 (1.31%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.60%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.48%) Varnish
11 4 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (0.48%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.36%) iptables
12 3 (0.36%) NFS
12 3 (0.36%) XenApp
13 2 (0.24%) LXC
13 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 247 (29.51%) Ansible
2 168 (20.07%) Terraform
3 129 (15.41%) Opscode Chef
4 128 (15.29%) Puppet
5 114 (13.62%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.30%) Nagios
7 31 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
8 29 (3.46%) SCCM
9 23 (2.75%) ZABBIX
10 21 (2.51%) Prometheus
11 19 (2.27%) Docker Swarm
12 17 (2.03%) SCOM
13 16 (1.91%) Backup Exec
13 16 (1.91%) Packer
13 16 (1.91%) Perfmon
14 15 (1.79%) Kibana
14 15 (1.79%) Salt
15 14 (1.67%) Consul
16 13 (1.55%) vRealize
17 12 (1.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 181 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 120 (14.34%) VMware
3 104 (12.43%) New Relic
4 87 (10.39%) Trend Micro
5 59 (7.05%) Oracle
6 57 (6.81%) Google
7 40 (4.78%) Citrix
8 39 (4.66%) Veeam
9 37 (4.42%) Cisco
10 32 (3.82%) Red Hat
10 32 (3.82%) WorldPay
11 31 (3.70%) SaltStack
12 26 (3.11%) Dell
13 24 (2.87%) HP
14 18 (2.15%) SolarWinds
15 17 (2.03%) Symantec
16 16 (1.91%) NetApp
16 16 (1.91%) RedGate
17 14 (1.67%) Atlassian
18 13 (1.55%) Tableau