Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 437 491 689
Rank change year-on-year +54 +198 +86
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 532 819 557
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.57% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.26% 2.05% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 490 716 495
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +18.64% +12.38%
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,188 £34,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £105,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% +18.75%

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 23,537 39,968 52,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.88% 28.02% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19,103 32,570 43,172
Median annual salary £54,000 £51,978 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +3.96% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +7.14%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Amazon RDS.

Salary trend for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 +64 509 £65,000 -7.14% 42
London +73 343 £70,000 -6.67% 12
UK excluding London +33 187 £57,500 +4.55% 34
North of England +77 75 £62,750 +14.09% 7
Work from Home +14 60 £62,500 -26.47% 8
Yorkshire +124 48 £63,000 +32.63% 2
South East +108 47 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Midlands +40 35 £60,000 +20.00% 5
West Midlands +29 31 £60,000 +9.59% 5
North West +37 27 £60,000 - 5
South West +33 24 £62,500 +8.70% 8
Scotland +57 9 £32,500 -35.64% 3
East of England +64 6 £70,000 +16.67% 5
East Midlands +55 4 £32,500 -31.58%
Wales +3 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 482 (90.60%) AWS
2 286 (53.76%) Amazon EC2
3 270 (50.75%) Amazon S3
4 203 (38.16%) Python
5 199 (37.41%) DevOps
6 197 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
7 178 (33.46%) Docker
8 166 (31.20%) Linux
9 158 (29.70%) SQL
10 156 (29.32%) Java
11 149 (28.01%) Serverless
12 148 (27.82%) AWS Lambda
13 138 (25.94%) Windows
14 132 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
15 117 (21.99%) Terraform
16 116 (21.80%) Azure
17 113 (21.24%) Jenkins
18 102 (19.17%) Git (software)
19 101 (18.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 98 (18.42%) Amazon SQS
21 97 (18.23%) Kubernetes
22 91 (17.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
23 90 (16.92%) JavaScript
24 88 (16.54%) AWS CloudFormation
25 85 (15.98%) Finance
26 83 (15.60%) Oracle
27 82 (15.41%) Microsoft
27 82 (15.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
28 81 (15.23%) Active Directory
29 79 (14.85%) TDD

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 47 (8.83%) Elasticsearch
2 31 (5.83%) Apache Spark
3 27 (5.08%) IIS
4 26 (4.89%) Apache Airflow
5 25 (4.70%) Confluence
6 23 (4.32%) SharePoint
7 18 (3.38%) Luigi
8 16 (3.01%) Skype for Business
9 11 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (1.88%) MS Exchange
11 9 (1.69%) Apache
12 8 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (1.13%) Moodle
13 6 (1.13%) SAS
14 5 (0.94%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.56%) Gluu
15 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.38%) Hyperledger
16 2 (0.38%) WordPress
17 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (2.26%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.75%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.75%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 482 (90.60%) AWS
2 286 (53.76%) Amazon EC2
3 270 (50.75%) Amazon S3
4 149 (28.01%) Serverless
5 148 (27.82%) AWS Lambda
6 116 (21.80%) Azure
7 98 (18.42%) Amazon SQS
8 91 (17.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 88 (16.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 82 (15.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 76 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
12 61 (11.47%) Office 365
13 55 (10.34%) Amazon ECS
14 50 (9.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 50 (9.40%) GCP
15 45 (8.46%) Route 53
16 38 (7.14%) SaaS
17 36 (6.77%) Azure Active Directory
18 34 (6.39%) Amazon EMR
19 28 (5.26%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 62 (11.65%) DNS
2 58 (10.90%) DHCP
3 35 (6.58%) Firewall
3 35 (6.58%) TCP/IP
4 32 (6.02%) VPN
5 29 (5.45%) HTTP
6 20 (3.76%) SAN
7 19 (3.57%) Internet
8 18 (3.38%) Network Security
9 13 (2.44%) LAN
9 13 (2.44%) NetScaler
9 13 (2.44%) VLAN
9 13 (2.44%) WAN
10 12 (2.26%) VoIP
11 11 (2.07%) FTP
11 11 (2.07%) SMTP
11 11 (2.07%) SSH
12 10 (1.88%) Skype
13 9 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
14 8 (1.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (24.81%) PostgreSQL
2 101 (18.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 71 (13.35%) Relational Database
4 68 (12.78%) MySQL
4 68 (12.78%) SQL Server
5 63 (11.84%) Amazon Redshift
6 61 (11.47%) NoSQL
7 54 (10.15%) Big Data
8 46 (8.65%) Redis
9 41 (7.71%) Amazon Athena
10 36 (6.77%) BigQuery
11 35 (6.58%) MongoDB
12 33 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
13 27 (5.08%) Amazon Aurora
14 26 (4.89%) Looker
15 25 (4.70%) Data Lake
16 22 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
17 20 (3.76%) Hadoop
17 20 (3.76%) Power BI
18 18 (3.38%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 113 (21.24%) Jenkins
2 102 (19.17%) Git (software)
3 62 (11.65%) Maven
4 51 (9.59%) JIRA
5 30 (5.64%) SonarQube
6 28 (5.26%) Bitbucket
7 24 (4.51%) Vagrant
8 21 (3.95%) JUnit
9 17 (3.20%) Sonatype Nexus
10 16 (3.01%) GitLab
10 16 (3.01%) Mockito
11 15 (2.82%) DbUnit
11 15 (2.82%) jMock
12 14 (2.63%) Subversion
13 13 (2.44%) CircleCI
14 10 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.88%) Travis CI
15 9 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 6 (1.13%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (15.98%) Finance
2 14 (2.63%) Retail
3 11 (2.07%) Front Office
3 11 (2.07%) Games
4 10 (1.88%) Advertising
4 10 (1.88%) Marketing
5 9 (1.69%) Banking
6 6 (1.13%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.13%) Public Sector
7 5 (0.94%) Law
7 5 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.75%) Automotive
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 98 (18.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 95 (17.86%) Developer
3 65 (12.22%) AWS Engineer
4 55 (10.34%) Data Engineer
5 40 (7.52%) Architect
6 35 (6.58%) AWS DevOps
7 31 (5.83%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 30 (5.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (5.64%) Java Developer
9 25 (4.70%) Software Engineer
10 20 (3.76%) Technical Leader
11 18 (3.38%) AWS Architect
11 18 (3.38%) DBA
11 18 (3.38%) Python Engineer
12 17 (3.20%) Office 365 Engineer
12 17 (3.20%) PHP Developer
13 16 (3.01%) Senior Developer
14 15 (2.82%) Implementation Engineer
14 15 (2.82%) Support Engineer
15 14 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (12.78%) REST
2 66 (12.41%) Spring
3 65 (12.22%) Node.js
4 63 (11.84%) HTML
5 61 (11.47%) React
5 61 (11.47%) Web Services
6 58 (10.90%) CSS
7 53 (9.96%) ActiveMQ
8 52 (9.77%) AngularJS
9 49 (9.21%) HTML5
9 49 (9.21%) RabbitMQ
10 46 (8.65%) Kafka
11 43 (8.08%) RESTful
12 41 (7.71%) .NET
13 36 (6.77%) SOAP
14 34 (6.39%) CSS3
14 34 (6.39%) Spring Boot
15 33 (6.20%) React Native
16 23 (4.32%) Sass
17 22 (4.14%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.02%) Data Centre
2 24 (4.51%) Data Structures
3 22 (4.14%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 17 (3.20%) Device Driver
6 15 (2.82%) Mobile App
7 14 (2.63%) Clustering
7 14 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (2.44%) Replication
9 12 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (2.26%) Hedge funds
10 11 (2.07%) Fixed Income
10 11 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.69%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.69%) User Experience
13 8 (1.50%) Linux Command Line
14 7 (1.32%) Derivative
14 7 (1.32%) Life Science
14 7 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 166 (31.20%) Linux
2 138 (25.94%) Windows
3 67 (12.59%) Windows Server
4 43 (8.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (7.71%) Windows Server 2016
6 39 (7.33%) Unix
7 33 (6.20%) Windows 10
8 21 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (3.20%) CentOS
9 17 (3.20%) Windows 7
10 16 (3.01%) VMS
11 15 (2.82%) Android
12 12 (2.26%) Windows 8
13 11 (2.07%) Apple iOS
13 11 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (1.88%) Fedora
14 10 (1.88%) Windows Server 2019
15 9 (1.69%) Ubuntu
16 7 (1.32%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (37.41%) DevOps
2 197 (37.03%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (14.85%) TDD
4 77 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (13.72%) Microservices
6 72 (13.53%) Software Engineering
7 68 (12.78%) Analytics
8 60 (11.28%) Configuration Management
9 59 (11.09%) ETL
10 55 (10.34%) Scrum
11 49 (9.21%) OO
12 46 (8.65%) Fintech
12 46 (8.65%) Technical Leadership
13 44 (8.27%) Data Science
13 44 (8.27%) Project Management
14 41 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (6.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 36 (6.77%) Problem-Solving
17 35 (6.58%) ITIL
17 35 (6.58%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 203 (38.16%) Python
2 158 (29.70%) SQL
3 156 (29.32%) Java
4 90 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 67 (12.59%) Bash Shell
6 60 (11.28%) PHP
7 45 (8.46%) Java 8
8 44 (8.27%) TypeScript
9 38 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 38 (7.14%) Scala
10 33 (6.20%) C#
11 30 (5.64%) Ruby
12 28 (5.26%) C++
13 22 (4.14%) AspectJ
14 19 (3.57%) Perl
15 18 (3.38%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.63%) ES6
17 12 (2.26%) Groovy
18 8 (1.50%) Go
18 8 (1.50%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (7.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (6.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (6.39%) MCSE
3 34 (6.39%) SC Cleared
4 30 (5.64%) Degree
5 24 (4.51%) ITIL Certification
6 21 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 21 (3.95%) MCP
7 16 (3.01%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (2.82%) MCSA
9 12 (2.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (2.07%) AWS Certification
11 8 (1.50%) CCNA
12 5 (0.94%) CESG Certified Professional
13 2 (0.38%) CCNP
14 1 (0.19%) GCIA
14 1 (0.19%) GCIH
14 1 (0.19%) GIAC
14 1 (0.19%) GSEC
14 1 (0.19%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.01%) QA
2 10 (1.88%) SLA
3 9 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.13%) GDPR
5 5 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.94%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.75%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.75%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 178 (33.46%) Docker
2 81 (15.23%) Active Directory
3 49 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (6.58%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.82%) Postfix
6 13 (2.44%) XenApp
7 12 (2.26%) vSphere
8 10 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (1.50%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.94%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
10 5 (0.94%) VirtualBox
11 4 (0.75%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.56%) iptables
13 2 (0.38%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.38%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.19%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 117 (21.99%) Terraform
2 97 (18.23%) Kubernetes
3 56 (10.53%) Ansible
4 36 (6.77%) Microsoft Intune
5 31 (5.83%) Puppet
6 27 (5.08%) Nagios
7 26 (4.89%) SCCM
8 23 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (3.20%) Prometheus
10 16 (3.01%) Packer
11 14 (2.63%) Grafana
12 8 (1.50%) Backup Exec
12 8 (1.50%) OSSEC
13 7 (1.32%) Kibana
13 7 (1.32%) SCOM
14 6 (1.13%) Single Sign-On
14 6 (1.13%) vCenter Server
15 4 (0.75%) logstash
16 3 (0.56%) Istio
16 3 (0.56%) Munin
Vendors
1 83 (15.60%) Oracle
2 82 (15.41%) Microsoft
3 59 (11.09%) VMware
4 32 (6.02%) Google
5 31 (5.83%) Citrix
6 27 (5.08%) Cisco
6 27 (5.08%) HP
6 27 (5.08%) Tableau
7 24 (4.51%) Red Hat
8 22 (4.14%) Zend
9 21 (3.95%) Atlassian
10 16 (3.01%) Veeam
11 13 (2.44%) Dell
11 13 (2.44%) Talend
12 10 (1.88%) Informatica
13 6 (1.13%) New Relic
14 5 (0.94%) FIS
14 5 (0.94%) WorldPay
15 4 (0.75%) Meraki
15 4 (0.75%) Xamarin