Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 499 660 715
Rank change year-on-year +161 +55 +238
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 810 581 499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.56% 0.34% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.02% 1.10% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 613 493 396
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -3.23%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +25.00% -15.79%

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 40,048 52,759 53,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.87% 30.65% 30.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32,716 43,271 44,816
UK median annual salary £51,943 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +167 763 £65,000 +8.33% 38
London +170 428 £72,500 +11.54% 23
UK excluding London +120 355 £56,250 +12.50% 21
North of England +29 111 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Midlands +84 84 £54,750 +15.26% 6
North West +51 78 £60,000 - 1
West Midlands +79 75 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South West +47 70 £57,500 +21.05% 3
South East +50 59 £65,000 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire -24 29 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Scotland +31 19 £50,500 -15.83% 6
East of England +46 15 £66,250 +32.50%
East Midlands +22 9 £47,500 -26.92% 1
North East +24 4 £54,500 +98.18% 1
Wales +6 1 £40,000 -5.88%

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 744 (91.85%) Amazon AWS
2 523 (64.57%) Amazon EC2
3 461 (56.91%) DevOps
4 457 (56.42%) Amazon S3
5 381 (47.04%) Linux
6 338 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
7 329 (40.62%) Docker
8 303 (37.41%) Python
9 289 (35.68%) AWS Lambda
10 278 (34.32%) Serverless
11 258 (31.85%) Amazon SQS
12 250 (30.86%) SQL
13 249 (30.74%) Jenkins
14 245 (30.25%) Terraform
15 234 (28.89%) Java
16 226 (27.90%) Ansible
17 218 (26.91%) Web Services
18 212 (26.17%) AWS CloudFormation
19 208 (25.68%) Kubernetes
20 207 (25.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
21 190 (23.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 190 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
22 178 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
23 176 (21.73%) Git (software)
24 175 (21.60%) Software Engineering
25 173 (21.36%) MySQL
26 166 (20.49%) Windows
27 165 (20.37%) JavaScript
28 161 (19.88%) Microservices
29 147 (18.15%) Amazon DynamoDB

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 79 (9.75%) Elasticsearch
2 69 (8.52%) Confluence
3 61 (7.53%) IIS
4 55 (6.79%) Apache
5 43 (5.31%) nginx
6 41 (5.06%) Apache Spark
7 29 (3.58%) SharePoint
8 18 (2.22%) Skype for Business
9 17 (2.10%) Apache Pig
9 17 (2.10%) MS Exchange
10 11 (1.36%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.23%) SAS
12 8 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
13 6 (0.74%) GeoServer
14 5 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.49%) WordPress
16 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
17 2 (0.25%) OpenEdge
17 2 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.62%) HipChat
3 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 36 (4.44%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.99%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 744 (91.85%) Amazon AWS
2 523 (64.57%) Amazon EC2
3 457 (56.42%) Amazon S3
4 289 (35.68%) AWS Lambda
5 278 (34.32%) Serverless
6 258 (31.85%) Amazon SQS
7 212 (26.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 207 (25.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 190 (23.46%) Microsoft Azure
9 190 (23.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 146 (18.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 135 (16.67%) Route 53
12 114 (14.07%) Amazon ECS
13 99 (12.22%) Amazon ELB
14 71 (8.77%) OpenShift
15 64 (7.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 64 (7.90%) Azure Active Directory
16 55 (6.79%) Google Cloud Platform
16 55 (6.79%) SaaS
17 53 (6.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.52%) DNS
2 55 (6.79%) Firewall
3 44 (5.43%) VPN
4 34 (4.20%) TCP/IP
5 27 (3.33%) SMTP
6 25 (3.09%) DHCP
7 23 (2.84%) LAN
8 22 (2.72%) FTP
9 17 (2.10%) WAN
10 16 (1.98%) SSH
11 15 (1.85%) MQTT
12 14 (1.73%) HTTP
13 13 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
14 11 (1.36%) SAN
15 10 (1.23%) Internet
15 10 (1.23%) SSL
15 10 (1.23%) Unified Communications
16 8 (0.99%) MPLS
16 8 (0.99%) Network Security
16 8 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (21.36%) MySQL
2 147 (18.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 141 (17.41%) SQL Server
4 122 (15.06%) PostgreSQL
5 116 (14.32%) Amazon Redshift
6 96 (11.85%) NoSQL
7 78 (9.63%) MongoDB
8 77 (9.51%) Amazon Aurora
9 72 (8.89%) Big Data
10 57 (7.04%) Redis
11 53 (6.54%) Azure SQL Database
12 52 (6.42%) Relational Database
13 47 (5.80%) MariaDB
14 42 (5.19%) Apache Cassandra
15 41 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
16 35 (4.32%) Hadoop
17 31 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 20 (2.47%) RDBMS
19 20 (2.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 249 (30.74%) Jenkins
2 176 (21.73%) Git (software)
3 95 (11.73%) JIRA
4 57 (7.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 54 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 51 (6.30%) Bitbucket
7 46 (5.68%) Selenium
8 44 (5.43%) GitLab
9 41 (5.06%) Artifactory
10 40 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 37 (4.57%) Maven
12 27 (3.33%) Bitbucket Server
13 24 (2.96%) Cucumber
13 24 (2.96%) Travis CI
14 22 (2.72%) Subversion
15 16 (1.98%) Gradle
16 14 (1.73%) JUnit
16 14 (1.73%) webpack
17 11 (1.36%) Vagrant
18 10 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 139 (17.16%) Finance
2 42 (5.19%) Retail
3 38 (4.69%) Marketing
4 22 (2.72%) Billing
5 18 (2.22%) Banking
6 17 (2.10%) Law
7 12 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 8 (0.99%) Front Office
9 6 (0.74%) Legal
10 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.25%) Advertising
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Electronics
11 2 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.12%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 238 (29.38%) Developer
2 199 (24.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 141 (17.41%) AWS Engineer
4 73 (9.01%) Architect
5 68 (8.40%) AWS Developer
5 68 (8.40%) AWS DevOps
6 62 (7.65%) Software Engineer
7 58 (7.16%) Senior DevOps
7 58 (7.16%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 56 (6.91%) Java Engineer
9 55 (6.79%) Python Developer
10 49 (6.05%) Java Software Engineer
11 46 (5.68%) Cloud Architect
11 46 (5.68%) JavaScript Developer
12 42 (5.19%) AWS Software Engineer
13 37 (4.57%) Java Developer
14 36 (4.44%) Python Engineer
15 34 (4.20%) Angular Developer
15 34 (4.20%) Cloud Engineer
16 33 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (26.91%) Web Services
2 129 (15.93%) Node.js
3 104 (12.84%) AngularJS
4 100 (12.35%) .NET
5 94 (11.60%) REST
6 93 (11.48%) RESTful
7 66 (8.15%) Spring
8 64 (7.90%) JSON
9 60 (7.41%) HTML
9 60 (7.41%) React
10 57 (7.04%) CSS
11 56 (6.91%) J2EE
12 50 (6.17%) Spring Boot
13 47 (5.80%) Kafka
14 45 (5.56%) LAMP
15 44 (5.43%) RabbitMQ
16 41 (5.06%) Elastic Stack
17 40 (4.94%) XML
18 39 (4.81%) J2SE
19 30 (3.70%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 82 (10.12%) Linux Command Line
2 67 (8.27%) Public Cloud
3 63 (7.78%) Hybrid Cloud
4 52 (6.42%) Self-Motivation
5 50 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 50 (6.17%) Replication
6 43 (5.31%) Clustering
7 42 (5.19%) Mobile App
8 40 (4.94%) Private Cloud
9 33 (4.07%) User Experience
10 26 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
11 24 (2.96%) Algorithms
12 17 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (2.10%) Virtual Team
13 16 (1.98%) PKI
14 13 (1.60%) Cloud Native
15 12 (1.48%) CMDB
15 12 (1.48%) Smart Home
16 10 (1.23%) Data Structures
17 7 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 381 (47.04%) Linux
2 166 (20.49%) Windows
3 72 (8.89%) CentOS
4 60 (7.41%) Ubuntu
5 55 (6.79%) Unix
6 39 (4.81%) Windows Server
7 29 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (1.98%) Fedora
10 14 (1.73%) Apple iOS
11 13 (1.60%) Android
12 11 (1.36%) Amazon Linux
12 11 (1.36%) VMS
13 10 (1.23%) Windows 7
14 9 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
15 4 (0.49%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.37%) Debian
17 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
18 1 (0.12%) Solaris
18 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (56.91%) DevOps
2 338 (41.73%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (21.98%) Continuous Integration
4 175 (21.60%) Software Engineering
5 161 (19.88%) Microservices
6 101 (12.47%) Open Source
7 97 (11.98%) TDD
8 94 (11.60%) Computer Science
9 90 (11.11%) Scrum
10 77 (9.51%) Configuration Management
11 72 (8.89%) Infrastructure as Code
11 72 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
12 69 (8.52%) Migration
13 68 (8.40%) Test Automation
14 67 (8.27%) Continuous Delivery
15 64 (7.90%) Deployment Automation
16 63 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
16 63 (7.78%) Release Management
17 61 (7.53%) Asset Management
18 59 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 303 (37.41%) Python
2 250 (30.86%) SQL
3 234 (28.89%) Java
4 165 (20.37%) JavaScript
5 106 (13.09%) Bash Shell
6 98 (12.10%) PHP
7 85 (10.49%) Ruby
8 83 (10.25%) PowerShell
9 73 (9.01%) Scala
10 70 (8.64%) C#
11 68 (8.40%) Shell Script
12 51 (6.30%) Go
13 28 (3.46%) TypeScript
14 24 (2.96%) T-SQL
15 23 (2.84%) C++
16 18 (2.22%) C
17 13 (1.60%) Java 8
17 13 (1.60%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.48%) ES6
19 9 (1.11%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 98 (12.10%) Degree
2 58 (7.16%) AWS Certification
3 57 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 27 (3.33%) MCSA
7 14 (1.73%) SC Cleared
8 9 (1.11%) MCSE
9 7 (0.86%) Master's Degree
10 6 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.37%) CCNA
11 3 (0.37%) CCNP
11 3 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.25%) CISA
12 2 (0.25%) CISM
12 2 (0.25%) CISSP
12 2 (0.25%) MCITP
13 1 (0.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (9.26%) QA
2 15 (1.85%) GDPR
3 12 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.86%) NCSC
5 6 (0.74%) SEPA
6 4 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.25%) PMO
7 2 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 329 (40.62%) Docker
2 85 (10.49%) Active Directory
3 60 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 48 (5.93%) Hyper-V
5 45 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (2.10%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.73%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.48%) vSphere
9 11 (1.36%) Terminal Services
9 11 (1.36%) Varnish
10 10 (1.23%) Squid
11 6 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.62%) NFS
12 5 (0.62%) XenApp
13 3 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.25%) iptables
14 2 (0.25%) Postfix
14 2 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 245 (30.25%) Terraform
2 226 (27.90%) Ansible
3 208 (25.68%) Kubernetes
4 129 (15.93%) Puppet
5 119 (14.69%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (5.68%) Packer
7 43 (5.31%) Nagios
8 27 (3.33%) SCCM
9 26 (3.21%) Failover Clustering
10 25 (3.09%) Prometheus
11 24 (2.96%) ZABBIX
12 20 (2.47%) Docker Swarm
12 20 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
13 18 (2.22%) Perfmon
14 16 (1.98%) Consul
14 16 (1.98%) SCOM
15 15 (1.85%) Grafana
16 13 (1.60%) vRealize
17 12 (1.48%) Kibana
18 11 (1.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 143 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 72 (8.89%) VMware
3 63 (7.78%) Oracle
4 46 (5.68%) Google
5 37 (4.57%) New Relic
5 37 (4.57%) Red Hat
6 35 (4.32%) Citrix
7 34 (4.20%) Veeam
8 30 (3.70%) WorldPay
9 27 (3.33%) Cisco
10 24 (2.96%) SolarWinds
10 24 (2.96%) Trend Micro
11 23 (2.84%) Atlassian
12 19 (2.35%) HP
13 18 (2.22%) RedGate
14 15 (1.85%) SaltStack
15 12 (1.48%) IBM
16 10 (1.23%) Splunk
17 9 (1.11%) NetApp
17 9 (1.11%) Okta