Period
to 28 February 2020

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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 430 500 703
Rank change year-on-year +70 +203 +144
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 798 835 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.42% 1.93% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 673 637 441
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £94,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +17.65%

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 32,928 43,205 53,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.78% 28.61% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26,984 35,555 44,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 16 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 28 February 2020. 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 +70 765 £67,500 +3.85% 109
London +107 507 £75,000 +7.14% 52
UK excluding London +21 287 £52,500 -4.55% 70
North of England +50 92 £60,000 - 26
Midlands +6 75 £55,000 +10.00% 9
South East +39 73 £57,500 -11.54% 11
West Midlands +22 69 £60,000 +20.00% 8
North West +6 51 £57,500 -4.17% 15
Yorkshire +51 40 £63,000 +26.00% 7
South West +43 30 £60,000 +9.09% 7
Wales +9 14 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East of England +29 8 £70,000 +16.67% 4
Scotland +27 8 £53,750 +9.69% 8
East Midlands +20 6 £35,500 -52.67% 1
North East +11 1 £66,715 +33.43% 4
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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.

1 741 (92.86%) AWS
2 419 (52.51%) Amazon EC2
3 406 (50.88%) Amazon S3
4 373 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
5 335 (41.98%) DevOps
6 310 (38.85%) Python
7 303 (37.97%) Java
8 297 (37.22%) Docker
9 255 (31.95%) AWS Lambda
10 253 (31.70%) Serverless
11 243 (30.45%) SQL
12 241 (30.20%) Linux
13 230 (28.82%) Software Engineering
14 215 (26.94%) Terraform
15 202 (25.31%) Windows
16 185 (23.18%) Finance
17 182 (22.81%) Web Services
18 179 (22.43%) Amazon SQS
19 175 (21.93%) AWS CloudFormation
20 174 (21.80%) Kubernetes
21 169 (21.18%) Azure
22 159 (19.92%) PostgreSQL
22 159 (19.92%) Jenkins
23 151 (18.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
23 151 (18.92%) Git (software)
24 150 (18.80%) JavaScript
25 149 (18.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
26 143 (17.92%) Microservices
27 131 (16.42%) SQL Server
28 124 (15.54%) Ansible

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 55 (6.89%) Elasticsearch
2 50 (6.27%) Apache Spark
3 44 (5.51%) Confluence
4 42 (5.26%) IIS
5 36 (4.51%) SharePoint
6 33 (4.14%) Apache
7 28 (3.51%) Apache Airflow
8 22 (2.76%) Tomcat
9 20 (2.51%) Luigi
10 18 (2.26%) Skype for Business
11 13 (1.63%) Cloud Foundry
12 11 (1.38%) MS Exchange
13 10 (1.25%) GeoServer
13 10 (1.25%) nginx
14 6 (0.75%) SAS
15 4 (0.50%) Apache Solr
15 4 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (0.50%) Jetty
15 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
16 3 (0.38%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 22 (2.76%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.50%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Utilities
3 1 (0.13%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 741 (92.86%) AWS
2 419 (52.51%) Amazon EC2
3 406 (50.88%) Amazon S3
4 255 (31.95%) AWS Lambda
5 253 (31.70%) Serverless
6 179 (22.43%) Amazon SQS
7 175 (21.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 169 (21.18%) Azure
9 149 (18.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 120 (15.04%) Amazon ECS
11 89 (11.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 75 (9.40%) OpenShift
13 70 (8.77%) Route 53
14 65 (8.15%) Amazon ELB
15 61 (7.64%) Office 365
16 57 (7.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 53 (6.64%) GitHub
18 51 (6.39%) SaaS
19 45 (5.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 44 (5.51%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 78 (9.77%) DNS
2 64 (8.02%) DHCP
3 41 (5.14%) HTTP
4 39 (4.89%) TCP/IP
5 37 (4.64%) VPN
6 32 (4.01%) Firewall
7 25 (3.13%) WAN
8 24 (3.01%) Internet
9 23 (2.88%) LAN
10 12 (1.50%) FTP
10 12 (1.50%) SMTP
10 12 (1.50%) SSH
11 11 (1.38%) Network Security
12 10 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (1.25%) SAN
12 10 (1.25%) WLAN
13 9 (1.13%) SSL
14 8 (1.00%) NetScaler
14 8 (1.00%) Skype
15 7 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (19.92%) PostgreSQL
2 151 (18.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 131 (16.42%) SQL Server
4 106 (13.28%) Amazon Redshift
5 102 (12.78%) MySQL
6 87 (10.90%) Relational Database
7 78 (9.77%) NoSQL
8 68 (8.52%) Redis
9 63 (7.89%) Big Data
10 40 (5.01%) MongoDB
11 39 (4.89%) Amazon Athena
11 39 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
13 33 (4.14%) Amazon Aurora
14 30 (3.76%) Looker
15 27 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
17 22 (2.76%) Power BI
18 21 (2.63%) RDBMS
19 20 (2.51%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 159 (19.92%) Jenkins
2 151 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 92 (11.53%) JIRA
4 77 (9.65%) Maven
5 50 (6.27%) Artifactory
6 43 (5.39%) Bitbucket
7 38 (4.76%) GitLab
8 35 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 33 (4.14%) SonarQube
10 27 (3.38%) JUnit
11 25 (3.13%) CircleCI
12 22 (2.76%) Vagrant
13 21 (2.63%) Octopus Deploy
14 19 (2.38%) Mockito
15 17 (2.13%) DbUnit
15 17 (2.13%) jMock
15 17 (2.13%) WebDriver
16 16 (2.01%) Subversion
17 15 (1.88%) PhantomJS
18 13 (1.63%) Gradle
General
1 185 (23.18%) Finance
2 78 (9.77%) Front Office
3 21 (2.63%) Retail
4 20 (2.51%) Banking
5 11 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.25%) Games
7 9 (1.13%) Public Sector
8 7 (0.88%) Marketing
9 5 (0.63%) Automotive
10 3 (0.38%) Advertising
10 3 (0.38%) Law
11 2 (0.25%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 205 (25.69%) Developer
2 131 (16.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 126 (15.79%) AWS Engineer
4 117 (14.66%) Software Engineer
5 84 (10.53%) Architect
6 83 (10.40%) Senior Software Engineer
7 63 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 62 (7.77%) Python Developer
8 62 (7.77%) Python Engineer
9 59 (7.39%) AWS Software Engineer
10 54 (6.77%) Java Developer
11 51 (6.39%) AWS Developer
11 51 (6.39%) Python Software Engineer
12 43 (5.39%) Data Engineer
13 42 (5.26%) Senior Python Developer
14 41 (5.14%) AWS DevOps
15 40 (5.01%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 39 (4.89%) AWS Architect
17 33 (4.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 33 (4.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (22.81%) Web Services
2 103 (12.91%) Spring
3 102 (12.78%) Node.js
4 86 (10.78%) RESTful
5 82 (10.28%) React
6 79 (9.90%) .NET
6 79 (9.90%) HTML
7 78 (9.77%) REST
8 75 (9.40%) CSS
9 63 (7.89%) HTML5
9 63 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
10 57 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
11 56 (7.02%) AngularJS
11 56 (7.02%) JSON
12 49 (6.14%) Spring Boot
13 47 (5.89%) Kafka
14 39 (4.89%) CSS3
15 38 (4.76%) React Native
15 38 (4.76%) SOAP
16 34 (4.26%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.90%) Fixed Income
2 60 (7.52%) Public Cloud
3 53 (6.64%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (5.51%) Hybrid Cloud
5 41 (5.14%) Data Centre
6 32 (4.01%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (3.88%) Derivative
8 29 (3.63%) Data Structures
9 26 (3.26%) Equities
9 26 (3.26%) Self-Motivation
10 25 (3.13%) Hedge funds
11 24 (3.01%) Clustering
12 22 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (2.63%) Device Driver
13 21 (2.63%) Mobile App
14 18 (2.26%) Management Information System
15 17 (2.13%) Reference Data
15 17 (2.13%) Replication
16 16 (2.01%) User Experience
17 15 (1.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 241 (30.20%) Linux
2 202 (25.31%) Windows
3 69 (8.65%) Windows Server
4 52 (6.52%) Unix
5 47 (5.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (4.51%) Windows 10
7 26 (3.26%) CentOS
8 25 (3.13%) VMS
9 21 (2.63%) Android
9 21 (2.63%) Apple iOS
10 19 (2.38%) Fedora
10 19 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (1.50%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.38%) Ubuntu
13 9 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
13 9 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (1.00%) Embedded Linux
14 8 (1.00%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.75%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (41.98%) DevOps
3 230 (28.82%) Software Engineering
4 143 (17.92%) Microservices
5 113 (14.16%) TDD
6 93 (11.65%) Scrum
7 90 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (10.78%) Analytics
9 77 (9.65%) Asset Management
10 67 (8.40%) Configuration Management
11 65 (8.15%) ETL
12 63 (7.89%) Decision-Making
12 63 (7.89%) Fintech
13 59 (7.39%) Data Science
13 59 (7.39%) Mentoring
14 58 (7.27%) OO
15 57 (7.14%) Migration
16 56 (7.02%) Technical Leadership
17 53 (6.64%) ITIL
18 51 (6.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (38.85%) Python
2 303 (37.97%) Java
3 243 (30.45%) SQL
4 150 (18.80%) JavaScript
5 70 (8.77%) Scala
6 66 (8.27%) Bash Shell
7 65 (8.15%) R
8 64 (8.02%) C#
9 61 (7.64%) PowerShell
10 58 (7.27%) Ruby
11 53 (6.64%) PHP
12 52 (6.52%) Java 8
13 50 (6.27%) C++
14 48 (6.02%) TypeScript
15 28 (3.51%) Go
16 27 (3.38%) Shell Script
17 23 (2.88%) AspectJ
18 22 (2.76%) T-SQL
19 20 (2.51%) Perl
20 13 (1.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 56 (7.02%) Degree
2 42 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (4.39%) MCSE
5 32 (4.01%) Security Cleared
6 26 (3.26%) SC Cleared
7 25 (3.13%) MCSA
8 20 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (2.13%) MCP
10 16 (2.01%) AWS Certification
11 12 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (1.13%) CCNA
14 5 (0.63%) CESG Certified Professional
15 4 (0.50%) CCA
15 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.50%) MCITP
16 3 (0.38%) CCNP
17 2 (0.25%) LPIC
18 1 (0.13%) MCIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.27%) QA
2 17 (2.13%) SLA
3 13 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.38%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.25%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.25%) GDPR
7 2 (0.25%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 297 (37.22%) Docker
2 121 (15.16%) Active Directory
3 70 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (7.39%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.38%) XenApp
6 18 (2.26%) Postfix
6 18 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.75%) vSphere
8 13 (1.63%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.63%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.63%) NFS
10 5 (0.63%) Terminal Server
10 5 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.63%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.25%) Varnish
13 1 (0.13%) Squid
Systems Management
1 215 (26.94%) Terraform
2 174 (21.80%) Kubernetes
3 124 (15.54%) Ansible
4 63 (7.89%) Puppet
5 50 (6.27%) Opscode Chef
6 41 (5.14%) Microsoft Intune
7 40 (5.01%) SCCM
8 38 (4.76%) Packer
9 28 (3.51%) Nagios
10 15 (1.88%) Prometheus
11 10 (1.25%) Istio
12 7 (0.88%) Grafana
12 7 (0.88%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.75%) Consul
13 6 (0.75%) vCenter Server
14 5 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
14 5 (0.63%) OSSEC
15 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
15 2 (0.25%) Perfmon
15 2 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 124 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 94 (11.78%) Oracle
3 77 (9.65%) VMware
4 48 (6.02%) Citrix
5 35 (4.39%) Red Hat
6 32 (4.01%) Tableau
7 30 (3.76%) Atlassian
7 30 (3.76%) Google
8 23 (2.88%) Zend
9 22 (2.76%) WorldPay
10 19 (2.38%) Cisco
11 18 (2.26%) HP
12 17 (2.13%) Talend
13 16 (2.01%) Veeam
14 15 (1.88%) Informatica
15 13 (1.63%) AppDynamics
16 12 (1.50%) FIS
17 11 (1.38%) Dell
18 9 (1.13%) Meraki
19 8 (1.00%) SAP