Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 663 910 1112
Rank change year-on-year +247 +202 +43
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 579 319 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.17% 0.091%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.06% 0.57% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 447 246 175
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £90,625 £75,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -9.52% +17.98%

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 54610 56430 67973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.24% 29.67% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 44953 48258 57223
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +228 571 £55,000 -0.90% 36
London +80 306 £65,000 +8.33% 17
UK excluding London +219 271 £45,000 -5.26% 19
South East +115 102 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North of England +29 52 £50,000 +33.33% 4
South West +47 39 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East of England +29 37 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Midlands +61 34 £40,000 +10.34%
West Midlands - 29 £40,000 -
Yorkshire +33 26 £50,000 +17.65% 3
North West +3 25 £35,000 -24.32%
East Midlands +40 5 £30,000 -17.24%
Wales +13 5 £50,000 +72.41%
Scotland -18 2 £36,250 -27.50%
North East +7 1 £28,500 -24.00% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 548 (94.65%) Amazon AWS
2 284 (49.05%) Amazon EC2
3 275 (47.50%) Linux
4 264 (45.60%) DevOps
5 211 (36.44%) SQL
6 183 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
7 179 (30.92%) Amazon S3
8 171 (29.53%) Docker
9 164 (28.32%) SQL Server
10 160 (27.63%) Git (software)
11 158 (27.29%) Web Services
11 158 (27.29%) AWS CloudFormation
12 155 (26.77%) Python
12 155 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 149 (25.73%) Windows
14 147 (25.39%) Java
15 144 (24.87%) Jenkins
16 142 (24.53%) Microsoft
17 138 (23.83%) MySQL
18 136 (23.49%) Puppet
19 116 (20.03%) Ansible
20 114 (19.69%) Opscode Chef
21 103 (17.79%) .NET
22 102 (17.62%) Oracle
23 101 (17.44%) DNS
24 99 (17.10%) AWS Lambda
24 99 (17.10%) Serverless
25 93 (16.06%) Windows Server
26 92 (15.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
27 91 (15.72%) Configuration Management

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 63 (10.88%) Apache
2 55 (9.50%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (7.94%) Confluence
4 37 (6.39%) nginx
5 23 (3.97%) Skype for Business
5 23 (3.97%) Tomcat
6 22 (3.80%) Apache Spark
6 22 (3.80%) IIS
7 21 (3.63%) CMS
7 21 (3.63%) Drupal
8 18 (3.11%) MS Exchange
8 18 (3.11%) SharePoint
9 16 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (2.42%) OpenStack
11 12 (2.07%) Apache Solr
12 10 (1.73%) WordPress
13 8 (1.38%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.69%) Alfresco
14 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.17%) assyst
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 548 (94.65%) Amazon AWS
2 284 (49.05%) Amazon EC2
3 179 (30.92%) Amazon S3
4 158 (27.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 155 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 99 (17.10%) AWS Lambda
6 99 (17.10%) Serverless
7 92 (15.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 80 (13.82%) Amazon SQS
9 68 (11.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 65 (11.23%) Amazon ELB
11 63 (10.88%) GitHub
12 62 (10.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 59 (10.19%) Route 53
14 54 (9.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 46 (7.94%) Office 365
16 40 (6.91%) IaaS
17 37 (6.39%) SaaS
18 36 (6.22%) Amazon EMR
18 36 (6.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 101 (17.44%) DNS
2 83 (14.34%) VPN
3 74 (12.78%) Firewall
4 56 (9.67%) TCP/IP
5 40 (6.91%) DHCP
6 30 (5.18%) SAN
7 23 (3.97%) SSL
8 21 (3.63%) WAN
9 18 (3.11%) Unified Communications
10 17 (2.94%) IPsec
11 15 (2.59%) LAN
11 15 (2.59%) SNMP
12 14 (2.42%) FTP
13 13 (2.25%) ICMP
14 11 (1.90%) VLAN
15 10 (1.73%) Internet
16 9 (1.55%) HTTP
17 7 (1.21%) OpenVPN
18 6 (1.04%) Network Security
19 5 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (28.32%) SQL Server
2 138 (23.83%) MySQL
3 86 (14.85%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (14.34%) NoSQL
5 71 (12.26%) MongoDB
6 70 (12.09%) Amazon Redshift
7 69 (11.92%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (8.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 45 (7.77%) Relational Database
11 44 (7.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 37 (6.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 30 (5.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 29 (5.01%) Azure SQL Database
16 25 (4.32%) Redis
17 23 (3.97%) Oracle Database
17 23 (3.97%) Power BI
18 22 (3.80%) Hadoop
18 22 (3.80%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 160 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 144 (24.87%) Jenkins
3 75 (12.95%) JIRA
4 60 (10.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 35 (6.04%) Maven
6 27 (4.66%) Sonatype Nexus
7 22 (3.80%) Ant
8 19 (3.28%) Artifactory
8 19 (3.28%) Bitbucket
8 19 (3.28%) TeamCity
9 18 (3.11%) gulp
10 17 (2.94%) Subversion
10 17 (2.94%) Visual Studio
11 14 (2.42%) PHPUnit
12 13 (2.25%) Hudson
12 13 (2.25%) JUnit
12 13 (2.25%) Toad
12 13 (2.25%) Vagrant
12 13 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (1.90%) Eclipse
General
1 60 (10.36%) Finance
2 31 (5.35%) Marketing
3 26 (4.49%) Retail
4 18 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.25%) Banking
6 12 (2.07%) Advertising
6 12 (2.07%) Electronics
6 12 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.07%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.73%) Games
8 4 (0.69%) Billing
8 4 (0.69%) Law
9 3 (0.52%) Legal
10 2 (0.35%) French Language
10 2 (0.35%) German Language
10 2 (0.35%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 143 (24.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 129 (22.28%) Developer
3 69 (11.92%) AWS DevOps
3 69 (11.92%) AWS Engineer
4 59 (10.19%) DBA
5 51 (8.81%) Cloud Engineer
6 48 (8.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 47 (8.12%) Senior DevOps
8 43 (7.43%) Architect
9 42 (7.25%) Administrator
10 38 (6.56%) Consultant
11 33 (5.70%) SQL DBA
12 32 (5.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 31 (5.35%) Cloud Architect
13 31 (5.35%) PHP Developer
14 26 (4.49%) Azure Architect
14 26 (4.49%) Senior Developer
15 23 (3.97%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (3.80%) Support Engineer
17 21 (3.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (27.29%) Web Services
2 103 (17.79%) .NET
3 73 (12.61%) Node.js
4 66 (11.40%) HTML
5 65 (11.23%) CSS
6 57 (9.84%) LAMP
7 50 (8.64%) AngularJS
8 46 (7.94%) HTML5
9 45 (7.77%) REST
10 39 (6.74%) ASP.NET
11 31 (5.35%) Middleware
12 30 (5.18%) JSON
13 29 (5.01%) React
14 28 (4.84%) SOAP
15 26 (4.49%) Elastic Stack
15 26 (4.49%) LEMP Stack
16 24 (4.15%) Laravel
17 22 (3.80%) Spring
18 20 (3.45%) jQuery
19 18 (3.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.05%) Computer Science
2 44 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.74%) Public Cloud
4 26 (4.49%) Clustering
4 26 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.80%) Linux Command Line
6 21 (3.63%) Fintech
7 20 (3.45%) PKI
8 16 (2.76%) Replication
9 15 (2.59%) Private Cloud
10 13 (2.25%) User Experience
11 11 (1.90%) BBC
11 11 (1.90%) STB
12 10 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.73%) Virtual Team
12 10 (1.73%) W3C
13 7 (1.21%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.04%) Digital TV
14 6 (1.04%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.04%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 275 (47.50%) Linux
2 149 (25.73%) Windows
3 93 (16.06%) Windows Server
4 61 (10.54%) CentOS
5 49 (8.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (5.53%) Unix
7 30 (5.18%) Ubuntu
7 30 (5.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (3.80%) Windows 7
9 21 (3.63%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.11%) Windows 10
11 16 (2.76%) Android
11 16 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 15 (2.59%) Apple iOS
13 12 (2.07%) Debian
14 11 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (1.55%) Amazon Linux
15 9 (1.55%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (45.60%) DevOps
2 183 (31.61%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (15.72%) Configuration Management
4 88 (15.20%) Microservices
5 87 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
6 84 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
7 71 (12.26%) Open Source
8 64 (11.05%) Migration
9 63 (10.88%) Software Engineering
10 56 (9.67%) Analytics
11 53 (9.15%) E-Commerce
12 52 (8.98%) Load Balancing
13 48 (8.29%) ITIL
14 46 (7.94%) Scrum
15 45 (7.77%) Data Modelling
15 45 (7.77%) Dimensional Modelling
16 44 (7.60%) TDD
17 40 (6.91%) Auto-Scaling
17 40 (6.91%) Data Migration
18 39 (6.74%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 211 (36.44%) SQL
2 155 (26.77%) Python
3 147 (25.39%) Java
4 90 (15.54%) JavaScript
5 77 (13.30%) PHP
6 73 (12.61%) Bash Shell
7 54 (9.33%) Ruby
8 53 (9.15%) C#
8 53 (9.15%) PowerShell
9 35 (6.04%) T-SQL
10 34 (5.87%) Go
11 26 (4.49%) Perl
12 23 (3.97%) Scala
13 22 (3.80%) R
14 18 (3.11%) Clojure
15 12 (2.07%) Groovy
16 11 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.90%) VB
16 11 (1.90%) VBA
17 10 (1.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 87 (15.03%) Degree
2 40 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.32%) Master's Degree
4 23 (3.97%) AWS Certification
5 21 (3.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.59%) MCSE
7 12 (2.07%) MCP
8 8 (1.38%) MCSA
9 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.69%) CCNA
10 4 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.69%) SC Cleared
10 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
11 3 (0.52%) MCITP
12 2 (0.35%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.35%) MBA
12 2 (0.35%) MCT
12 2 (0.35%) RHCE
12 2 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.53%) QA
2 25 (4.32%) PCI DSS
3 14 (2.42%) SLA
4 10 (1.73%) Data Quality
4 10 (1.73%) WAI
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) GDPR
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 171 (29.53%) Docker
2 58 (10.02%) Active Directory
3 45 (7.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 41 (7.08%) Hyper-V
5 19 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.07%) vSphere
7 7 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (1.21%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.04%) Ceph
9 3 (0.52%) GlusterFS
9 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
9 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.52%) Xen
10 2 (0.35%) KVM
10 2 (0.35%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.35%) XenApp
11 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.17%) NFS
11 1 (0.17%) Varnish
11 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 136 (23.49%) Puppet
2 116 (20.03%) Ansible
3 114 (19.69%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (12.44%) Terraform
5 59 (10.19%) Kubernetes
6 24 (4.15%) Mesos
7 21 (3.63%) Nagios
8 17 (2.94%) Backup Exec
8 17 (2.94%) SCCM
9 14 (2.42%) Consul
10 13 (2.25%) rkt
11 11 (1.90%) Salt
12 10 (1.73%) SCOM
13 9 (1.55%) Capistrano
13 9 (1.55%) Packer
14 8 (1.38%) HAProxy
14 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
15 7 (1.21%) Pingdom
16 6 (1.04%) Icinga
16 6 (1.04%) Marathon
Vendors
1 142 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 102 (17.62%) Oracle
3 60 (10.36%) VMware
4 57 (9.84%) Red Hat
5 43 (7.43%) Atlassian
6 35 (6.04%) Citrix
7 24 (4.15%) New Relic
8 23 (3.97%) HP
8 23 (3.97%) Tableau
9 22 (3.80%) NetApp
10 20 (3.45%) Cognizant
10 20 (3.45%) Dell
10 20 (3.45%) Veeam
11 19 (3.28%) Alteryx
11 19 (3.28%) Cisco
11 19 (3.28%) Google
12 17 (2.94%) SolarWinds
13 15 (2.59%) Splunk
14 14 (2.42%) MuleSoft
15 12 (2.07%) AppDynamics