Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 552 694 930
Rank change year-on-year +142 +236 +193
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 793 571 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 1.07% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 644 443 244
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £89,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £43,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +32.18% -3.33% -10.00%

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 48,539 53,580 56,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.46% 30.50% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 39,603 44,042 47,862
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 14 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 23 October 2018. 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 +114 764 £63,000 +14.55% 143
London +103 411 £70,000 +7.69% 69
UK excluding London +108 365 £57,500 +32.18% 83
Midlands +92 110 £60,000 +50.00% 19
South East +1 92 £60,000 +50.00% 18
West Midlands +93 83 £55,000 +37.50% 12
North of England +64 83 £60,000 +33.33% 19
North West +37 63 £60,000 +71.43% 8
South West +17 51 £55,000 +27.17% 13
East of England +29 39 £45,000 -14.29% 5
East Midlands +18 26 £65,000 +116.67% 7
Yorkshire +17 17 £50,000 - 8
Scotland +11 16 £55,000 +51.72% 7
North East -14 3 £82,500 +189.47% 3

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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.

1 760 (95.84%) Amazon AWS
2 489 (61.66%) Amazon EC2
3 439 (55.36%) Amazon S3
4 416 (52.46%) Linux
5 400 (50.44%) DevOps
6 389 (49.05%) SQL
7 326 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
8 290 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 273 (34.43%) Ansible
10 268 (33.80%) AWS CloudFormation
11 258 (32.53%) Windows
12 253 (31.90%) Jenkins
13 247 (31.15%) Python
14 232 (29.26%) Java
15 224 (28.25%) Git (software)
16 220 (27.74%) MySQL
17 208 (26.23%) Web Services
18 193 (24.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 193 (24.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 182 (22.95%) Serverless
20 179 (22.57%) Docker
21 177 (22.32%) AWS Lambda
22 175 (22.07%) JIRA
23 174 (21.94%) Puppet
24 173 (21.82%) Amazon SQS
25 172 (21.69%) Terraform
26 167 (21.06%) Active Directory
27 155 (19.55%) Opscode Chef
28 153 (19.29%) PostgreSQL
29 152 (19.17%) Business Intelligence

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
1 109 (13.75%) Confluence
2 106 (13.37%) IIS
3 64 (8.07%) Elasticsearch
4 54 (6.81%) Apache
5 53 (6.68%) nginx
6 35 (4.41%) Tomcat
7 34 (4.29%) Apache Spark
8 27 (3.40%) CMS
9 26 (3.28%) WordPress
10 24 (3.03%) MS Exchange
11 21 (2.65%) SharePoint
12 20 (2.52%) Skype for Business
13 17 (2.14%) Drupal
14 16 (2.02%) Apache Pig
15 14 (1.77%) JBoss
16 10 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (1.26%) NServiceBus
17 9 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
17 9 (1.13%) WildFly
18 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.50%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.38%) Stata
Business Applications
1 21 (2.65%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.38%) Magento
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 760 (95.84%) Amazon AWS
2 489 (61.66%) Amazon EC2
3 439 (55.36%) Amazon S3
4 290 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 268 (33.80%) AWS CloudFormation
6 193 (24.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 193 (24.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 182 (22.95%) Serverless
8 177 (22.32%) AWS Lambda
9 173 (21.82%) Amazon SQS
10 134 (16.90%) Azure Active Directory
11 94 (11.85%) Amazon ELB
12 89 (11.22%) Route 53
13 73 (9.21%) CloudFront
14 67 (8.45%) GitHub
15 66 (8.32%) Office 365
16 64 (8.07%) Amazon EMR
17 61 (7.69%) PaaS
18 56 (7.06%) Amazon Kinesis
19 55 (6.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 93 (11.73%) DNS
2 56 (7.06%) Firewall
3 50 (6.31%) TCP/IP
4 39 (4.92%) DHCP
5 38 (4.79%) Network Security
5 38 (4.79%) VPN
5 38 (4.79%) WAN
6 37 (4.67%) LAN
7 36 (4.54%) SAN
8 20 (2.52%) VLAN
9 19 (2.40%) Internet
10 18 (2.27%) NAS
11 17 (2.14%) HTTP
11 17 (2.14%) IPsec
11 17 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
12 14 (1.77%) iSCSI
12 14 (1.77%) OpenLDAP
13 13 (1.64%) Skype
14 12 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
15 9 (1.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (27.74%) MySQL
2 153 (19.29%) PostgreSQL
3 130 (16.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 130 (16.39%) SQL Server
4 96 (12.11%) MongoDB
5 90 (11.35%) NoSQL
6 78 (9.84%) Amazon Redshift
7 57 (7.19%) Apache Cassandra
8 52 (6.56%) Relational Database
9 44 (5.55%) Big Data
10 41 (5.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 37 (4.67%) MariaDB
12 30 (3.78%) RDBMS
13 28 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (3.28%) Cosmos DB
15 25 (3.15%) Redis
16 24 (3.03%) Amazon Aurora
17 23 (2.90%) DB2
18 19 (2.40%) Apache Hive
19 16 (2.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 253 (31.90%) Jenkins
2 224 (28.25%) Git (software)
3 175 (22.07%) JIRA
4 110 (13.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 98 (12.36%) TeamCity
6 94 (11.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 41 (5.17%) Subversion
8 25 (3.15%) Visual Studio
9 19 (2.40%) Maven
10 15 (1.89%) GitLab
11 14 (1.77%) Bitbucket
11 14 (1.77%) CircleCI
12 12 (1.51%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.51%) Liquibase
12 12 (1.51%) Selenium
13 10 (1.26%) PEAR
14 9 (1.13%) CruiseControl
14 9 (1.13%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.13%) Vagrant
15 6 (0.76%) Jasmine
General
1 83 (10.47%) Finance
2 30 (3.78%) Banking
2 30 (3.78%) Retail
3 18 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.02%) Marketing
5 12 (1.51%) Games
5 12 (1.51%) Publishing
6 8 (1.01%) Legal
7 7 (0.88%) Advertising
8 6 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.38%) Electronics
9 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.38%) Music Industry
10 2 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
11 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 210 (26.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 133 (16.77%) Architect
3 107 (13.49%) Developer
4 100 (12.61%) AWS Engineer
5 87 (10.97%) Cloud Architect
6 51 (6.43%) Administrator
7 50 (6.31%) Senior DevOps
8 49 (6.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 49 (6.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 47 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
10 46 (5.80%) AWS DevOps
11 44 (5.55%) Support Engineer
12 43 (5.42%) DevOps Manager
12 43 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
13 38 (4.79%) DBA
14 37 (4.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 37 (4.67%) Senior Developer
15 36 (4.54%) Cloud Engineer
16 34 (4.29%) AWS Architect
17 31 (3.91%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (26.23%) Web Services
2 83 (10.47%) HTML
3 78 (9.84%) Node.js
4 68 (8.58%) AngularJS
5 63 (7.94%) CSS
6 61 (7.69%) .NET
7 54 (6.81%) Spring
8 46 (5.80%) REST
9 44 (5.55%) JSON
10 41 (5.17%) React
11 40 (5.04%) jQuery
12 36 (4.54%) RESTful
13 35 (4.41%) LDAP
13 35 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
14 31 (3.91%) Kafka
15 30 (3.78%) Spring Boot
16 29 (3.66%) LAMP
17 25 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 25 (3.15%) Elastic Stack
18 24 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 122 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 65 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 58 (7.31%) Public Cloud
4 55 (6.94%) Data Centre
5 53 (6.68%) Linux Command Line
6 44 (5.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 37 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
8 36 (4.54%) Replication
9 34 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
10 32 (4.04%) Clustering
11 31 (3.91%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (2.65%) Fintech
13 17 (2.14%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (2.02%) Management Information System
14 16 (2.02%) User Experience
15 15 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
16 13 (1.64%) PKI
17 12 (1.51%) Cloud Native
17 12 (1.51%) Data Structures
18 10 (1.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 416 (52.46%) Linux
2 258 (32.53%) Windows
3 71 (8.95%) Unix
4 57 (7.19%) CentOS
5 45 (5.67%) Windows Server
6 31 (3.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (3.53%) Ubuntu
8 25 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.40%) Windows 10
10 17 (2.14%) Mac OS X
11 15 (1.89%) DC/OS
12 14 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (1.64%) Android
13 13 (1.64%) Solaris
13 13 (1.64%) Windows 7
14 12 (1.51%) Windows 8
15 11 (1.39%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.63%) Amazon Linux
16 5 (0.63%) VMS
17 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 400 (50.44%) DevOps
2 326 (41.11%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (19.17%) Business Intelligence
4 133 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
5 107 (13.49%) Configuration Management
6 105 (13.24%) Scrum
7 93 (11.73%) Network Virtualisation
8 89 (11.22%) ITIL
9 81 (10.21%) High Availability
10 80 (10.09%) Microservices
11 74 (9.33%) TDD
12 73 (9.21%) Load Balancing
13 68 (8.58%) Continuous Delivery
14 67 (8.45%) Software Engineering
15 64 (8.07%) Project Management
16 63 (7.94%) Test Automation
17 61 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
18 56 (7.06%) Kanban
19 53 (6.68%) E-Commerce
20 52 (6.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 389 (49.05%) SQL
2 247 (31.15%) Python
3 232 (29.26%) Java
4 127 (16.02%) JavaScript
5 120 (15.13%) Bash Shell
6 94 (11.85%) Ruby
7 81 (10.21%) PowerShell
8 69 (8.70%) PHP
9 67 (8.45%) Shell Script
10 61 (7.69%) Scala
11 52 (6.56%) Go
12 41 (5.17%) PL/SQL
13 39 (4.92%) C#
14 28 (3.53%) Perl
15 26 (3.28%) C++
16 19 (2.40%) R
17 17 (2.14%) T-SQL
18 8 (1.01%) C
19 7 (0.88%) VBScript
20 6 (0.76%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 89 (11.22%) Degree
2 54 (6.81%) AWS Certification
3 48 (6.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 45 (5.67%) Security Cleared
5 39 (4.92%) MCSA
6 34 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
6 34 (4.29%) MCSE
7 28 (3.53%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.51%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.63%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.50%) CCA
10 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (0.50%) MBA
10 4 (0.50%) MCITP
10 4 (0.50%) MCP
11 3 (0.38%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.42%) QA
2 12 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.26%) SLA
4 8 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.88%) GDPR
5 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.25%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 179 (22.57%) Docker
2 167 (21.06%) Active Directory
3 122 (15.38%) Virtual Machines
4 87 (10.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 51 (6.43%) Hyper-V
6 19 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (1.39%) VMware Server
8 9 (1.13%) HDFS
9 7 (0.88%) Samba
9 7 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.63%) KVM
11 4 (0.50%) LXC
11 4 (0.50%) RHEV
11 4 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.38%) iptables
12 3 (0.38%) vSphere
12 3 (0.38%) Xen
12 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 273 (34.43%) Ansible
2 174 (21.94%) Puppet
3 172 (21.69%) Terraform
4 155 (19.55%) Opscode Chef
5 120 (15.13%) Kubernetes
6 38 (4.79%) ZABBIX
7 37 (4.67%) Nagios
8 20 (2.52%) Docker Swarm
8 20 (2.52%) Mesos
8 20 (2.52%) Rancher
9 17 (2.14%) Prometheus
10 16 (2.02%) Oozie
10 16 (2.02%) SCOM
11 15 (1.89%) Backup Exec
11 15 (1.89%) SCCM
12 13 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (1.39%) Consul
13 11 (1.39%) Grafana
14 9 (1.13%) EMC NetWorker
14 9 (1.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 136 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 126 (15.89%) New Relic
3 106 (13.37%) VMware
4 95 (11.98%) Trend Micro
5 94 (11.85%) Oracle
6 49 (6.18%) Red Hat
7 36 (4.54%) Atlassian
8 34 (4.29%) Cisco
9 33 (4.16%) Google
10 32 (4.04%) Citrix
11 26 (3.28%) WorldPay
12 23 (2.90%) SaltStack
13 17 (2.14%) Dell
14 16 (2.02%) Tableau
15 14 (1.77%) McAfee
15 14 (1.77%) Sophos
16 13 (1.64%) Meraki
16 13 (1.64%) SolarWinds
16 13 (1.64%) Veeam
17 12 (1.51%) HP