Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 339 412 490
Rank change year-on-year +73 +78 +94
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 1,177 304 848
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.96% 0.62% 0.60%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 2.16% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 790 246 658
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.71% +16.67%
75th Percentile £92,500 £72,500 £94,688
90th Percentile £117,750 £83,750 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -

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 34,311 14,077 38,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.10% 28.81% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22,169 11,851 31,833
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 17 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 25 September 2021. 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 +62 997 £72,500 +11.54% 156
London +57 704 £85,000 +25.93% 76
UK excluding London -44 348 £55,000 +10.00% 82
Work from Home -52 348 £77,500 +29.17% 23
South East -84 90 £65,000 +44.44% 14
North of England -83 72 £45,000 -28.00% 21
South West -65 54 £40,000 -22.47% 13
Midlands -82 52 £45,000 +20.00% 20
North West -76 41 £50,000 -14.89% 12
Northern Ireland - 37 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands -52 30 £45,000 -14.29% 6
West Midlands -89 22 £35,000 -3.45% 14
Yorkshire -98 22 £29,900 -52.16% 4
Wales -25 20 £67,500 +125.00%
Scotland -83 20 £64,750 +29.50% 2
East of England -100 11 £60,000 - 11
North East - 9 £43,500 - 5

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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 1,104 (93.80%) AWS
2 604 (51.32%) Amazon S3
3 593 (50.38%) Serverless
4 587 (49.87%) AWS Lambda
5 496 (42.14%) Docker
6 481 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
7 476 (40.44%) Amazon EC2
8 461 (39.17%) Software Engineering
9 448 (38.06%) JavaScript
10 440 (37.38%) Terraform
11 436 (37.04%) Python
12 428 (36.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 417 (35.43%) React
14 394 (33.47%) Full Stack Development
15 383 (32.54%) Kubernetes
16 382 (32.46%) Node.js
17 381 (32.37%) Amazon SQS
18 361 (30.67%) TypeScript
19 360 (30.59%) DevOps
20 347 (29.48%) Web Services
21 326 (27.70%) SQL
22 320 (27.19%) Finance
23 307 (26.08%) PostgreSQL
24 291 (24.72%) MySQL
25 286 (24.30%) Microservices
26 249 (21.16%) Java
27 230 (19.54%) Git (software)
28 221 (18.78%) Linux
29 216 (18.35%) Social Skills
30 197 (16.74%) Azure

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 61 (5.18%) Apache Spark
2 54 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (2.97%) Apache
4 30 (2.55%) Apache Airflow
5 27 (2.29%) Confluence
6 26 (2.21%) Cloud Foundry
7 21 (1.78%) IIS
8 20 (1.70%) CMS
9 17 (1.44%) Luigi
10 14 (1.19%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.02%) SharePoint
12 11 (0.93%) WordPress
13 10 (0.85%) nginx
14 9 (0.76%) MS Exchange
15 8 (0.68%) Magnolia
16 6 (0.51%) Jupyter
17 5 (0.42%) Skype for Business
18 4 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
19 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
20 1 (0.085%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (0.68%) Magento
2 4 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,104 (93.80%) AWS
2 604 (51.32%) Amazon S3
3 593 (50.38%) Serverless
4 587 (49.87%) AWS Lambda
5 476 (40.44%) Amazon EC2
6 381 (32.37%) Amazon SQS
7 197 (16.74%) Azure
8 192 (16.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 170 (14.44%) SaaS
10 167 (14.19%) AWS Step Functions
11 157 (13.34%) Amazon ECS
12 150 (12.74%) CloudFront
13 145 (12.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 142 (12.06%) GitHub
15 138 (11.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 134 (11.38%) Amazon EKS
17 71 (6.03%) Microsoft 365
18 68 (5.78%) Cloud Computing
19 67 (5.69%) GCP
20 54 (4.59%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 79 (6.71%) DNS
2 51 (4.33%) Firewall
3 36 (3.06%) Internet
4 34 (2.89%) HTTP
4 34 (2.89%) TCP/IP
5 31 (2.63%) DHCP
5 31 (2.63%) VPN
6 26 (2.21%) SSL
7 25 (2.12%) SAN
8 18 (1.53%) AMQP
9 14 (1.19%) VLAN
10 12 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
11 11 (0.93%) Skype
12 10 (0.85%) SMTP
13 9 (0.76%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (0.59%) Extranet
14 7 (0.59%) Intranet
14 7 (0.59%) Unified Communications
14 7 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 428 (36.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 307 (26.08%) PostgreSQL
3 291 (24.72%) MySQL
4 173 (14.70%) NoSQL
5 149 (12.66%) Big Data
6 136 (11.55%) Amazon Redshift
7 132 (11.21%) Relational Database
8 123 (10.45%) Redis
9 102 (8.67%) SQL Server
10 100 (8.50%) Amazon Aurora
11 70 (5.95%) MongoDB
12 67 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
13 64 (5.44%) Data Lake
14 48 (4.08%) Hadoop
15 44 (3.74%) Amazon Athena
16 33 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
17 26 (2.21%) Metadata
17 26 (2.21%) RDBMS
18 23 (1.95%) BigQuery
19 20 (1.70%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 230 (19.54%) Git (software)
2 123 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 117 (9.94%) JIRA
4 84 (7.14%) GitLab
5 57 (4.84%) Bitbucket
6 50 (4.25%) CircleCI
7 43 (3.65%) Maven
8 40 (3.40%) Cypress.io
9 31 (2.63%) PyCharm
10 30 (2.55%) Selenium
11 28 (2.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (1.87%) JUnit
12 22 (1.87%) Postman
13 14 (1.19%) Travis CI
13 14 (1.19%) webpack
14 13 (1.10%) SonarQube
14 13 (1.10%) TeamCity
15 11 (0.93%) kappa
16 10 (0.85%) Mocha
17 9 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 320 (27.19%) Finance
2 216 (18.35%) Social Skills
3 162 (13.76%) Front Office
4 113 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
5 63 (5.35%) Retail
6 61 (5.18%) Legal
7 52 (4.42%) Games
8 45 (3.82%) Public Sector
9 43 (3.65%) Presentation Skills
10 41 (3.48%) Banking
11 34 (2.89%) Law
12 33 (2.80%) Automotive
13 31 (2.63%) Telecoms
14 25 (2.12%) Local Government
15 21 (1.78%) Documentation Skills
15 21 (1.78%) Marketing
16 17 (1.44%) Financial Institution
17 14 (1.19%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.93%) Billing
19 9 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 462 (39.25%) Developer
2 249 (21.16%) Software Engineer
3 164 (13.93%) React Developer
4 121 (10.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 104 (8.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 104 (8.84%) Full Stack Developer
6 87 (7.39%) Senior Developer
7 72 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 66 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
9 65 (5.52%) Backend Developer
10 62 (5.27%) Data Engineer
11 61 (5.18%) AWS Engineer
12 60 (5.10%) Python Engineer
13 54 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
14 45 (3.82%) Java Developer
15 39 (3.31%) Architect
15 39 (3.31%) Python Developer
16 38 (3.23%) AWS DevOps
16 38 (3.23%) Senior DevOps
16 38 (3.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 417 (35.43%) React
2 382 (32.46%) Node.js
3 347 (29.48%) Web Services
4 184 (15.63%) REST
5 180 (15.29%) AngularJS
6 164 (13.93%) Material-UI
7 143 (12.15%) CSS
8 113 (9.60%) HTML
9 111 (9.43%) .NET
10 104 (8.84%) Django
11 95 (8.07%) Kafka
12 84 (7.14%) Spring
13 82 (6.97%) SOAP
14 79 (6.71%) Jest
15 73 (6.20%) RESTful
16 69 (5.86%) Redux
17 67 (5.69%) GraphQL
18 65 (5.52%) Swagger
19 63 (5.35%) pytest
20 62 (5.27%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 74 (6.29%) User Experience
2 47 (3.99%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (3.06%) Tandem
4 35 (2.97%) Mobile App
5 34 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 33 (2.80%) Legacy Systems
7 30 (2.55%) Data Structures
8 28 (2.38%) Public Cloud
9 25 (2.12%) Blog
10 24 (2.04%) Data Centre
11 23 (1.95%) Cloud Native
11 23 (1.95%) Linux Command Line
12 21 (1.78%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.70%) NHS
14 18 (1.53%) Algorithms
14 18 (1.53%) Legacy Applications
14 18 (1.53%) Video\Live Streaming
15 16 (1.36%) Video on Demand
16 14 (1.19%) CMDB
17 13 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 221 (18.78%) Linux
2 155 (13.17%) Windows
3 79 (6.71%) Windows Server
4 68 (5.78%) Unix
5 60 (5.10%) Android
6 52 (4.42%) Apple iOS
7 26 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.95%) Ubuntu
9 21 (1.78%) CentOS
10 20 (1.70%) Mac OS X
10 20 (1.70%) Windows 10
10 20 (1.70%) Windows Server 2016
11 14 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (1.19%) Windows Server 2019
12 12 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.59%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.42%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
15 4 (0.34%) Debian
15 4 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (40.87%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (39.17%) Software Engineering
3 394 (33.47%) Full Stack Development
4 360 (30.59%) DevOps
5 286 (24.30%) Microservices
6 183 (15.55%) TDD
7 181 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 169 (14.36%) Asset Management
9 166 (14.10%) Investment Management
10 159 (13.51%) Scrum
11 152 (12.91%) Infrastructure as Code
12 137 (11.64%) Mentoring
13 121 (10.28%) Analytics
14 112 (9.52%) Test Automation
15 101 (8.58%) Front End Development
15 101 (8.58%) OO
16 90 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
17 83 (7.05%) Kanban
18 75 (6.37%) BDD
19 71 (6.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 448 (38.06%) JavaScript
2 436 (37.04%) Python
3 361 (30.67%) TypeScript
4 326 (27.70%) SQL
5 249 (21.16%) Java
6 117 (9.94%) C#
7 100 (8.50%) PHP
8 90 (7.65%) Bash Shell
9 84 (7.14%) PowerShell
10 64 (5.44%) Go
11 50 (4.25%) Scala
12 42 (3.57%) Ruby
13 38 (3.23%) ES6
13 38 (3.23%) Java 8
14 25 (2.12%) C++
14 25 (2.12%) Kotlin
15 18 (1.53%) Java 11
16 17 (1.44%) Shell Script
17 13 (1.10%) Clojure
17 13 (1.10%) R
Qualifications
1 105 (8.92%) Degree
2 53 (4.50%) AWS Certification
3 27 (2.29%) SC Cleared
3 27 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (1.02%) CISSP
7 11 (0.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 11 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.76%) CCSP
10 8 (0.68%) DBS Check
10 8 (0.68%) Master's Degree
10 8 (0.68%) MCP
10 8 (0.68%) MCSA
11 7 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.51%) MCSE
13 2 (0.17%) CCNA
13 2 (0.17%) CCNP
13 2 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.10%) QA
2 24 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 24 (2.04%) SLA
3 21 (1.78%) Accessibility
4 15 (1.27%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.76%) GDPR
5 9 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.68%) ISO 13485
7 7 (0.59%) IEC 62304
8 5 (0.42%) PMO
9 4 (0.34%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.085%) PMBOK
System Software
1 496 (42.14%) Docker
2 73 (6.20%) Active Directory
3 48 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (3.74%) Hyper-V
5 12 (1.02%) Postfix
6 9 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (0.68%) vCloud
8 7 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.59%) vSphere
9 6 (0.51%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.34%) XenApp
10 4 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (0.25%) Varnish
12 1 (0.085%) Firmware
12 1 (0.085%) HDFS
12 1 (0.085%) pfSense
12 1 (0.085%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.085%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 440 (37.38%) Terraform
2 383 (32.54%) Kubernetes
3 94 (7.99%) Ansible
4 69 (5.86%) Opscode Chef
5 44 (3.74%) Prometheus
6 38 (3.23%) Puppet
7 36 (3.06%) Microsoft Intune
8 31 (2.63%) Istio
9 27 (2.29%) SCCM
10 18 (1.53%) Grafana
11 13 (1.10%) Packer
11 13 (1.10%) SCOM
12 11 (0.93%) SCVMM
13 8 (0.68%) Argo
13 8 (0.68%) Consul
14 7 (0.59%) Backup Exec
14 7 (0.59%) Jamf Pro
15 6 (0.51%) logstash
15 6 (0.51%) vCenter Server
16 5 (0.42%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 158 (13.42%) Microsoft
2 64 (5.44%) VMware
3 63 (5.35%) Google
4 58 (4.93%) Oracle
5 45 (3.82%) Citrix
6 25 (2.12%) Veeam
7 20 (1.70%) New Relic
8 19 (1.61%) Talend
9 18 (1.53%) Cisco
9 18 (1.53%) Databricks
10 16 (1.36%) Apple
10 16 (1.36%) Atlassian
10 16 (1.36%) CommVault
10 16 (1.36%) Netlify
11 15 (1.27%) ServiceNow
12 13 (1.10%) Informatica
12 13 (1.10%) Splunk
13 10 (0.85%) SaltStack
14 8 (0.68%) Red Hat
14 8 (0.68%) WooCommerce