Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 914 1105
Rank change year-on-year +247 +191 +39
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 567 311 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 0.55% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 439 244 171
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,400 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £89,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% -10.00% +11.11%

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 53070 56594 69157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.49% 29.62% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43594 48176 58326
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 October 2017.

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 21 October 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 +267 557 £55,000 -1.79% 35
London +110 307 £65,000 +8.33% 22
UK excluding London +220 259 £43,500 -3.33% 13
South East +128 97 £40,000 -25.23% 5
North of England +38 47 £45,000 +28.57% 2
East of England +41 38 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Midlands +73 37 £40,000 +6.67% 1
West Midlands - 32 £40,000 - 1
South West +30 31 £43,250 +8.13% 4
North West +6 27 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire +26 19 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Wales +22 6 £50,000 +72.41%
East Midlands +39 5 £30,000 -20.00%
Scotland -17 2 £36,250 -27.50%
North East +18 1 £28,500 -24.00%
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 544 (95.94%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (53.97%) Amazon EC2
3 274 (48.32%) Linux
4 257 (45.33%) DevOps
5 200 (35.27%) SQL
6 185 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
6 185 (32.63%) Amazon S3
7 176 (31.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 165 (29.10%) Docker
9 161 (28.40%) Git (software)
10 156 (27.51%) SQL Server
11 147 (25.93%) Windows
12 145 (25.57%) Web Services
13 143 (25.22%) Java
14 142 (25.04%) MySQL
15 141 (24.87%) Microsoft Azure
15 141 (24.87%) Puppet
15 141 (24.87%) Jenkins
16 135 (23.81%) Microsoft
17 132 (23.28%) Python
18 112 (19.75%) Ansible
19 107 (18.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 107 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
20 102 (17.99%) .NET
21 98 (17.28%) JavaScript
22 93 (16.40%) Oracle
22 93 (16.40%) DNS
22 93 (16.40%) Degree
22 93 (16.40%) Amazon SQS
23 90 (15.87%) Microservices

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 (11.11%) Apache
2 54 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (7.76%) Confluence
4 41 (7.23%) nginx
5 26 (4.59%) Tomcat
6 21 (3.70%) CMS
7 19 (3.35%) IIS
7 19 (3.35%) Skype for Business
8 18 (3.17%) Drupal
8 18 (3.17%) MS Exchange
8 18 (3.17%) SharePoint
9 17 (3.00%) Apache Spark
10 16 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 15 (2.65%) OpenStack
12 11 (1.94%) Apache Solr
13 8 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
14 7 (1.23%) WordPress
15 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
16 4 (0.71%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (2.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.18%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 544 (95.94%) Amazon AWS
2 306 (53.97%) Amazon EC2
3 185 (32.63%) Amazon S3
4 176 (31.04%) AWS CloudFormation
5 141 (24.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 107 (18.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 93 (16.40%) Amazon SQS
8 90 (15.87%) AWS Lambda
8 90 (15.87%) Serverless
9 65 (11.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 64 (11.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 62 (10.93%) Amazon ELB
12 53 (9.35%) GitHub
12 53 (9.35%) Route 53
13 43 (7.58%) IaaS
14 42 (7.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 37 (6.53%) Office 365
15 37 (6.53%) PaaS
16 34 (6.00%) SaaS
17 32 (5.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 93 (16.40%) DNS
2 78 (13.76%) Firewall
3 71 (12.52%) VPN
4 61 (10.76%) TCP/IP
5 38 (6.70%) DHCP
6 27 (4.76%) SAN
7 25 (4.41%) WAN
8 21 (3.70%) LAN
8 21 (3.70%) SSL
8 21 (3.70%) VLAN
9 20 (3.53%) Unified Communications
10 18 (3.17%) IPsec
11 12 (2.12%) FTP
11 12 (2.12%) SNMP
12 10 (1.76%) HTTP
12 10 (1.76%) Network Security
12 10 (1.76%) OpenVPN
13 9 (1.59%) ICMP
13 9 (1.59%) Internet
13 9 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (27.51%) SQL Server
2 142 (25.04%) MySQL
3 85 (14.99%) PostgreSQL
4 80 (14.11%) NoSQL
5 76 (13.40%) MongoDB
6 63 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
7 57 (10.05%) Relational Database
8 56 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
9 42 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (6.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 37 (6.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 30 (5.29%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 27 (4.76%) Redis
14 26 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
16 22 (3.88%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (3.88%) Big Data
17 21 (3.70%) Qlik Sense
18 20 (3.53%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 161 (28.40%) Git (software)
2 141 (24.87%) Jenkins
3 74 (13.05%) JIRA
4 64 (11.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 38 (6.70%) Maven
6 22 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
7 21 (3.70%) Bitbucket
7 21 (3.70%) TeamCity
8 20 (3.53%) Ant
8 20 (3.53%) Artifactory
8 20 (3.53%) Subversion
9 18 (3.17%) Visual Studio
10 16 (2.82%) gulp
11 15 (2.65%) Gradle
12 14 (2.47%) JUnit
12 14 (2.47%) PHPUnit
13 13 (2.29%) Hudson
13 13 (2.29%) JSUnit
14 12 (2.12%) Appium
14 12 (2.12%) Spock
General
1 55 (9.70%) Finance
2 31 (5.47%) Retail
3 30 (5.29%) Marketing
4 20 (3.53%) Advertising
5 19 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.29%) Electronics
6 13 (2.29%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.94%) Games
8 10 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.59%) Banking
10 4 (0.71%) Billing
10 4 (0.71%) Law
11 3 (0.53%) Legal
11 3 (0.53%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.35%) French Language
12 2 (0.35%) German Language
12 2 (0.35%) Swedish Language
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 132 (23.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 131 (23.10%) Developer
3 73 (12.87%) AWS Engineer
4 71 (12.52%) AWS DevOps
5 55 (9.70%) DBA
6 54 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
7 49 (8.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 43 (7.58%) Architect
9 42 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
10 37 (6.53%) Administrator
11 33 (5.82%) Cloud Architect
12 31 (5.47%) Consultant
13 29 (5.11%) PHP Developer
13 29 (5.11%) SQL DBA
14 28 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 26 (4.59%) Azure Architect
15 26 (4.59%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (3.88%) Senior Developer
17 21 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 18 (3.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (25.57%) Web Services
2 102 (17.99%) .NET
3 67 (11.82%) Node.js
4 64 (11.29%) HTML
5 62 (10.93%) CSS
6 58 (10.23%) LAMP
7 50 (8.82%) AngularJS
8 43 (7.58%) REST
9 41 (7.23%) HTML5
10 36 (6.35%) ASP.NET
11 33 (5.82%) JSON
12 31 (5.47%) Elastic Stack
12 31 (5.47%) LEMP Stack
12 31 (5.47%) React
13 29 (5.11%) SOAP
14 27 (4.76%) Middleware
14 27 (4.76%) Spring
15 26 (4.59%) Laravel
16 24 (4.23%) jQuery
17 22 (3.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 48 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (6.00%) Public Cloud
4 25 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 22 (3.88%) Clustering
6 19 (3.35%) Linux Command Line
7 18 (3.17%) Fintech
8 16 (2.82%) Private Cloud
9 13 (2.29%) PKI
9 13 (2.29%) User Experience
10 12 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (1.94%) Replication
12 9 (1.59%) Smart Meter
13 8 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.41%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.41%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.41%) W3C
14 7 (1.23%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.23%) Thin Client
15 6 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 274 (48.32%) Linux
2 147 (25.93%) Windows
3 84 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 52 (9.17%) CentOS
5 46 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 30 (5.29%) Ubuntu
7 29 (5.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (3.88%) Unix
9 19 (3.35%) Windows 7
10 18 (3.17%) Android
10 18 (3.17%) Windows 8
11 16 (2.82%) Apple iOS
12 15 (2.65%) Windows 10
13 13 (2.29%) Debian
13 13 (2.29%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (1.06%) Amazon Linux
15 6 (1.06%) CoreOS
16 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
17 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (45.33%) DevOps
2 185 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (15.87%) Microservices
4 86 (15.17%) Business Intelligence
5 84 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 75 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (11.64%) Software Engineering
8 65 (11.46%) Migration
9 56 (9.88%) Open Source
10 54 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 52 (9.17%) Scrum
12 51 (8.99%) ITIL
13 50 (8.82%) Analytics
14 49 (8.64%) Load Balancing
15 46 (8.11%) Auto-Scaling
16 40 (7.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 40 (7.05%) Data Migration
17 37 (6.53%) Visualisation
18 36 (6.35%) Data Analytics
18 36 (6.35%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 200 (35.27%) SQL
2 143 (25.22%) Java
3 132 (23.28%) Python
4 98 (17.28%) JavaScript
5 76 (13.40%) PHP
6 75 (13.23%) Bash Shell
7 61 (10.76%) Ruby
8 55 (9.70%) PowerShell
9 50 (8.82%) C#
10 31 (5.47%) T-SQL
11 28 (4.94%) Perl
12 22 (3.88%) Go
13 21 (3.70%) Scala
14 18 (3.17%) R
15 13 (2.29%) Groovy
15 13 (2.29%) VB.NET
15 13 (2.29%) VBScript
16 12 (2.12%) PHP 7
16 12 (2.12%) VB
16 12 (2.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (16.40%) Degree
2 42 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (4.41%) Master's Degree
4 18 (3.17%) AWS Certification
5 16 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.29%) MCP
7 10 (1.76%) MCSE
8 9 (1.59%) MCSA
9 4 (0.71%) CCNA
9 4 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.53%) MCITP
10 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.53%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.35%) MBA
11 2 (0.35%) MCT
11 2 (0.35%) RHCE
12 1 (0.18%) CCNP
12 1 (0.18%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.64%) QA
2 25 (4.41%) PCI DSS
3 15 (2.65%) SLA
4 14 (2.47%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.41%) WAI
6 1 (0.18%) GDPR
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 165 (29.10%) Docker
2 57 (10.05%) Active Directory
3 45 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (5.64%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.94%) vSphere
7 8 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (1.06%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.88%) Varnish
10 4 (0.71%) Ceph
10 4 (0.71%) KVM
10 4 (0.71%) Xen
11 3 (0.53%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.53%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.53%) XenApp
12 2 (0.35%) GlusterFS
13 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.18%) NFS
13 1 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 141 (24.87%) Puppet
2 112 (19.75%) Ansible
3 107 (18.87%) Opscode Chef
4 61 (10.76%) Terraform
5 57 (10.05%) Kubernetes
6 25 (4.41%) Nagios
7 24 (4.23%) Mesos
8 15 (2.65%) Salt
9 14 (2.47%) Backup Exec
10 13 (2.29%) Consul
10 13 (2.29%) rkt
11 12 (2.12%) Packer
12 11 (1.94%) SCCM
13 10 (1.76%) HAProxy
13 10 (1.76%) SCOM
14 9 (1.59%) Icinga
15 8 (1.41%) Capistrano
16 6 (1.06%) Nmap
16 6 (1.06%) Pingdom
17 5 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 135 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 93 (16.40%) Oracle
3 61 (10.76%) VMware
4 47 (8.29%) Red Hat
5 40 (7.05%) Citrix
6 39 (6.88%) Atlassian
7 29 (5.11%) Cisco
8 28 (4.94%) New Relic
9 22 (3.88%) HP
10 21 (3.70%) NetApp
11 20 (3.53%) Cognizant
12 19 (3.35%) Tableau
13 17 (3.00%) Dell
13 17 (3.00%) Veeam
14 16 (2.82%) Google
15 15 (2.65%) AppDynamics
16 13 (2.29%) SolarWinds
17 12 (2.12%) Alteryx
17 12 (2.12%) Splunk
17 12 (2.12%) Vertica