Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 523 698 893
Rank change year-on-year +175 +195 +224
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 802 545 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.51% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 1.01% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 629 425 245
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - -
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £56,250 £46,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.97% -2.11% -9.52%

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 45,470 54,089 55,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.75% 30.36% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37,267 44,579 47,194
UK median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +184 769 £65,000 +18.18% 124
London +129 404 £70,000 +7.69% 64
UK excluding London +144 377 £56,250 +20.97% 66
Midlands +118 127 £55,000 +37.50% 17
West Midlands +113 103 £55,000 +37.50% 12
South East +11 102 £66,000 +32.00% 12
North of England +55 78 £60,000 +20.00% 14
North West +58 62 £60,000 +71.43% 10
South West +35 51 £55,000 +22.22% 13
East of England +21 35 £60,000 +9.09% 4
East Midlands +46 23 £70,000 +139.32% 5
Scotland +12 16 £53,750 +48.28% 3
Yorkshire +12 14 £50,000 - 1
North East +5 2 £50,000 +75.44% 3

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 (94.76%) Amazon AWS
2 507 (63.22%) Amazon EC2
3 462 (57.61%) Amazon S3
4 394 (49.13%) SQL
5 388 (48.38%) Linux
6 386 (48.13%) DevOps
7 326 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
8 312 (38.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 262 (32.67%) Ansible
10 259 (32.29%) Java
11 257 (32.04%) Windows
12 256 (31.92%) AWS CloudFormation
13 241 (30.05%) Web Services
14 233 (29.05%) Python
15 230 (28.68%) Jenkins
16 220 (27.43%) Git (software)
17 207 (25.81%) Docker
18 203 (25.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 189 (23.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 189 (23.57%) MySQL
20 182 (22.69%) Serverless
21 181 (22.57%) Terraform
22 180 (22.44%) Amazon SQS
22 180 (22.44%) Active Directory
23 176 (21.95%) AWS Lambda
24 163 (20.32%) Microsoft
24 163 (20.32%) JIRA
25 154 (19.20%) Puppet
26 151 (18.83%) Opscode Chef
26 151 (18.83%) 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
1 113 (14.09%) IIS
2 101 (12.59%) Confluence
3 61 (7.61%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (5.86%) nginx
5 40 (4.99%) Apache
6 27 (3.37%) Tomcat
7 23 (2.87%) MS Exchange
7 23 (2.87%) Skype for Business
8 22 (2.74%) SharePoint
9 18 (2.24%) Apache Spark
10 17 (2.12%) CMS
10 17 (2.12%) WordPress
11 14 (1.75%) Apache Pig
11 14 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (1.50%) JBoss
13 11 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (1.00%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.62%) Drupal
16 5 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 30 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.37%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 32 (3.99%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 760 (94.76%) Amazon AWS
2 507 (63.22%) Amazon EC2
3 462 (57.61%) Amazon S3
4 312 (38.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 256 (31.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 203 (25.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 189 (23.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 182 (22.69%) Serverless
9 180 (22.44%) Amazon SQS
10 176 (21.95%) AWS Lambda
11 143 (17.83%) Azure Active Directory
12 89 (11.10%) Amazon ELB
12 89 (11.10%) Route 53
13 75 (9.35%) CloudFront
14 72 (8.98%) Office 365
15 70 (8.73%) PaaS
16 64 (7.98%) Cloud Computing
16 64 (7.98%) GitHub
16 64 (7.98%) IaaS
17 61 (7.61%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 106 (13.22%) DNS
2 68 (8.48%) Firewall
3 50 (6.23%) VPN
4 49 (6.11%) DHCP
5 46 (5.74%) TCP/IP
6 42 (5.24%) LAN
6 42 (5.24%) Network Security
7 41 (5.11%) WAN
8 36 (4.49%) SAN
9 28 (3.49%) VLAN
10 21 (2.62%) Internet
11 19 (2.37%) Wi-Fi
12 16 (2.00%) iSCSI
12 16 (2.00%) NAS
13 15 (1.87%) IPsec
14 14 (1.75%) Skype
15 12 (1.50%) OpenLDAP
15 12 (1.50%) Remote Desktop
16 11 (1.37%) HTTP
17 10 (1.25%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (23.57%) MySQL
2 138 (17.21%) PostgreSQL
3 133 (16.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 132 (16.46%) SQL Server
5 102 (12.72%) MongoDB
6 87 (10.85%) NoSQL
7 85 (10.60%) Amazon Redshift
8 58 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 57 (7.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 52 (6.48%) Relational Database
11 35 (4.36%) Big Data
12 34 (4.24%) Cosmos DB
13 33 (4.11%) MariaDB
13 33 (4.11%) RDBMS
14 31 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
15 23 (2.87%) Amazon Aurora
15 23 (2.87%) DB2
16 19 (2.37%) Redis
16 19 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 230 (28.68%) Jenkins
2 220 (27.43%) Git (software)
3 163 (20.32%) JIRA
4 98 (12.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 92 (11.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 89 (11.10%) TeamCity
7 42 (5.24%) Subversion
8 25 (3.12%) Visual Studio
9 23 (2.87%) Maven
10 22 (2.74%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.12%) Selenium
12 13 (1.62%) GitLab
13 11 (1.37%) CircleCI
13 11 (1.37%) Cucumber
13 11 (1.37%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.37%) Liquibase
14 10 (1.25%) JUnit
14 10 (1.25%) PEAR
14 10 (1.25%) Vagrant
15 9 (1.12%) CruiseControl
General
1 84 (10.47%) Finance
2 23 (2.87%) Banking
3 22 (2.74%) Retail
4 20 (2.49%) Marketing
5 15 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.50%) Publishing
7 10 (1.25%) Advertising
8 9 (1.12%) Legal
9 7 (0.87%) Games
10 6 (0.75%) Law
10 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.50%) Billing
11 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.37%) Electronics
12 3 (0.37%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.37%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.25%) Military
14 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 191 (23.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 151 (18.83%) Architect
3 112 (13.97%) Developer
4 105 (13.09%) Cloud Architect
5 99 (12.34%) AWS Engineer
6 60 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
7 53 (6.61%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 47 (5.86%) Software Engineer
9 46 (5.74%) Administrator
10 44 (5.49%) Support Engineer
11 43 (5.36%) Senior Developer
11 43 (5.36%) Senior DevOps
12 41 (5.11%) Cloud Engineer
13 40 (4.99%) DevOps Manager
13 40 (4.99%) Java Developer
13 40 (4.99%) Lead Architect
13 40 (4.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 39 (4.86%) Linux Engineer
15 36 (4.49%) AWS Architect
15 36 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (30.05%) Web Services
2 80 (9.98%) HTML
3 74 (9.23%) Spring
4 71 (8.85%) .NET
5 66 (8.23%) Node.js
6 65 (8.10%) AngularJS
7 58 (7.23%) CSS
8 48 (5.99%) React
9 47 (5.86%) RESTful
10 46 (5.74%) Spring Boot
11 43 (5.36%) REST
12 42 (5.24%) jQuery
13 35 (4.36%) JSON
14 32 (3.99%) Akka
14 32 (3.99%) Kafka
14 32 (3.99%) Play Framework
15 30 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
15 30 (3.74%) LDAP
16 28 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
17 27 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 127 (15.84%) Private Cloud
2 69 (8.60%) Data Centre
3 68 (8.48%) Hybrid Cloud
4 64 (7.98%) Public Cloud
5 46 (5.74%) Linux Command Line
6 42 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (4.86%) Clustering
7 39 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
8 38 (4.74%) Replication
9 33 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
10 22 (2.74%) User Experience
11 18 (2.24%) Greenfield Project
12 15 (1.87%) Management Information System
12 15 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (1.75%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.62%) Cloud Native
14 13 (1.62%) Fintech
15 12 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
16 10 (1.25%) Data Structures
16 10 (1.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 388 (48.38%) Linux
2 257 (32.04%) Windows
3 67 (8.35%) Unix
4 51 (6.36%) Windows Server
5 43 (5.36%) CentOS
6 27 (3.37%) Ubuntu
7 25 (3.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (3.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (2.74%) Windows 10
9 19 (2.37%) Mac OS X
10 18 (2.24%) Apple iOS
10 18 (2.24%) Windows 7
10 18 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (2.12%) Android
12 15 (1.87%) DC/OS
13 14 (1.75%) Windows 8
14 13 (1.62%) Solaris
15 6 (0.75%) VMS
16 5 (0.62%) Amazon Linux
17 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (48.13%) DevOps
2 326 (40.65%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (18.83%) Business Intelligence
4 115 (14.34%) Continuous Integration
5 101 (12.59%) Scrum
6 98 (12.22%) Configuration Management
7 97 (12.09%) Microservices
8 95 (11.85%) Load Balancing
9 90 (11.22%) ITIL
10 88 (10.97%) Network Virtualisation
11 83 (10.35%) Continuous Delivery
11 83 (10.35%) High Availability
11 83 (10.35%) TDD
12 82 (10.22%) Project Management
13 73 (9.10%) Software Engineering
14 68 (8.48%) E-Commerce
15 67 (8.35%) Presales
16 61 (7.61%) Computer Science
17 60 (7.48%) Test Automation
18 59 (7.36%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 394 (49.13%) SQL
2 259 (32.29%) Java
3 233 (29.05%) Python
4 143 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 102 (12.72%) Bash Shell
6 86 (10.72%) Ruby
7 83 (10.35%) PowerShell
8 77 (9.60%) Scala
9 72 (8.98%) Shell Script
10 60 (7.48%) PHP
11 51 (6.36%) Go
12 50 (6.23%) PL/SQL
13 34 (4.24%) C#
14 33 (4.11%) C++
15 22 (2.74%) T-SQL
16 20 (2.49%) Perl
17 13 (1.62%) R
18 10 (1.25%) Objective-C
18 10 (1.25%) VBScript
19 9 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (11.47%) Degree
2 61 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (6.11%) Security Cleared
4 43 (5.36%) MCSA
5 42 (5.24%) AWS Certification
5 42 (5.24%) MCSE
6 37 (4.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 25 (3.12%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.75%) Master's Degree
9 7 (0.87%) MCP
10 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.50%) CCA
11 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.50%) MBA
11 4 (0.50%) MCITP
12 3 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.25%) CCAA
13 2 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.36%) QA
2 26 (3.24%) GDPR
3 12 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.37%) Data Quality
5 9 (1.12%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.87%) SLA
7 4 (0.50%) PA-DSS
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 207 (25.81%) Docker
2 180 (22.44%) Active Directory
3 130 (16.21%) Virtual Machines
4 105 (13.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 70 (8.73%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.25%) VMware Server
8 9 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.87%) HDFS
9 7 (0.87%) Samba
10 5 (0.62%) KVM
10 5 (0.62%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.62%) vSphere
11 4 (0.50%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.37%) RHEV
12 3 (0.37%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.37%) Xen
13 2 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 262 (32.67%) Ansible
2 181 (22.57%) Terraform
3 154 (19.20%) Puppet
4 151 (18.83%) Opscode Chef
5 122 (15.21%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.49%) Nagios
7 33 (4.11%) ZABBIX
8 23 (2.87%) Docker Swarm
9 21 (2.62%) Prometheus
9 21 (2.62%) SCCM
9 21 (2.62%) SCOM
10 19 (2.37%) Mesos
10 19 (2.37%) Rancher
11 17 (2.12%) Backup Exec
12 12 (1.50%) Oozie
13 11 (1.37%) Failover Clustering
13 11 (1.37%) Packer
13 11 (1.37%) WSUS
14 9 (1.12%) Salt
14 9 (1.12%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 163 (20.32%) Microsoft
2 120 (14.96%) VMware
3 115 (14.34%) New Relic
4 90 (11.22%) Trend Micro
5 85 (10.60%) Oracle
6 44 (5.49%) Google
7 40 (4.99%) WorldPay
8 37 (4.61%) Citrix
8 37 (4.61%) Red Hat
9 34 (4.24%) Cisco
10 30 (3.74%) SaltStack
11 28 (3.49%) Atlassian
12 20 (2.49%) Dell
13 19 (2.37%) Veeam
14 16 (2.00%) Tableau
15 15 (1.87%) HP
15 15 (1.87%) SolarWinds
16 14 (1.75%) McAfee
17 12 (1.50%) EMC
18 10 (1.25%) Meraki