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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 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 371 351 449
Rank change year-on-year -20 +98 +64
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 1,674 938 493
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.95% 0.90% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 3.30% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 586 656 396
10th Percentile £35,500 £33,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £46,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £113,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.55%

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 48,219 28,405 21,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.35% 27.18% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20,925 19,871 17,726
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +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 June 2022.

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 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England -30 1,326 £70,000 +3.70% 134
London -79 900 £85,000 +4.62% 70
Work from Home -78 836 £70,000 -3.45% 68
UK excluding London -40 454 £60,000 +33.33% 69
North of England -19 131 £55,000 +22.22% 25
South East -51 107 £80,000 +33.33% 9
Yorkshire +6 74 £67,500 +55.17% 13
South West -47 63 £50,000 +26.58% 10
East of England -31 55 £62,500 +19.05% 8
Midlands -68 49 £60,000 +61.07% 12
North West -78 48 £52,500 +16.67% 9
Scotland -35 34 £52,500 - 2
East Midlands -29 26 £60,000 +71.43% 6
West Midlands -47 23 £65,000 +120.34% 6
Wales -37 16 £57,500 - 1
North East -30 9 £36,000 -20.00% 3
Northern Ireland -43 1 £70,000 -9.68% 2

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 1,612 (96.30%) AWS
2 864 (51.61%) Amazon EC2
3 793 (47.37%) Amazon S3
4 780 (46.59%) DevOps
5 762 (45.52%) Serverless
6 728 (43.49%) Docker
7 656 (39.19%) AWS Lambda
8 654 (39.07%) Python
9 639 (38.17%) Agile
10 609 (36.38%) Software Engineering
11 596 (35.60%) CI/CD
12 528 (31.54%) Terraform
13 509 (30.41%) PostgreSQL
14 493 (29.45%) JavaScript
15 459 (27.42%) Git (software)
16 442 (26.40%) React
17 441 (26.34%) Microservices
18 434 (25.93%) SQL
19 432 (25.81%) Kubernetes
19 432 (25.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 428 (25.57%) MySQL
21 419 (25.03%) Node.js
22 413 (24.67%) Amazon SQS
23 371 (22.16%) Azure
23 371 (22.16%) Java
24 369 (22.04%) TypeScript
25 360 (21.51%) Linux
26 348 (20.79%) Social Skills
27 347 (20.73%) Full Stack Development
27 347 (20.73%) Finance

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
1 224 (13.38%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (3.76%) Apache Spark
3 58 (3.46%) Cloud Foundry
4 56 (3.35%) Apache Airflow
5 51 (3.05%) Apache
6 45 (2.69%) Confluence
7 39 (2.33%) nginx
8 34 (2.03%) SAS
9 33 (1.97%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.43%) CMS
10 24 (1.43%) Jupyter
11 23 (1.37%) Luigi
12 21 (1.25%) SharePoint
13 9 (0.54%) IIS
13 9 (0.54%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.42%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.42%) WordPress
15 5 (0.30%) Headless CMS
16 4 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
16 4 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 10 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (0.54%) Shopify
2 8 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.060%) Cloudability
4 1 (0.060%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,612 (96.30%) AWS
2 864 (51.61%) Amazon EC2
3 793 (47.37%) Amazon S3
4 762 (45.52%) Serverless
5 656 (39.19%) AWS Lambda
6 413 (24.67%) Amazon SQS
7 371 (22.16%) Azure
8 329 (19.65%) Amazon ECS
9 281 (16.79%) AWS CloudFormation
10 245 (14.64%) CloudFront
11 234 (13.98%) GCP
12 230 (13.74%) SaaS
13 229 (13.68%) Amazon EKS
14 221 (13.20%) GitHub
15 219 (13.08%) AWS Fargate
16 211 (12.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 192 (11.47%) Route 53
18 167 (9.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 136 (8.12%) Amazon Kinesis
20 129 (7.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 137 (8.18%) DNS
2 88 (5.26%) Firewall
3 72 (4.30%) HTTP
4 61 (3.64%) VPN
5 40 (2.39%) DHCP
6 36 (2.15%) SSL
7 35 (2.09%) Internet
7 35 (2.09%) TCP/IP
8 25 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
9 24 (1.43%) Network Security
10 23 (1.37%) DSL
10 23 (1.37%) SAN
11 20 (1.19%) DKIM
11 20 (1.19%) DMARC
11 20 (1.19%) HTTPS
11 20 (1.19%) VLAN
12 14 (0.84%) NetScaler
13 13 (0.78%) LAN
14 11 (0.66%) VoIP
14 11 (0.66%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 509 (30.41%) PostgreSQL
2 432 (25.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 428 (25.57%) MySQL
4 198 (11.83%) Redis
5 197 (11.77%) Amazon Redshift
6 173 (10.33%) Relational Database
7 143 (8.54%) MongoDB
8 135 (8.06%) NoSQL
9 120 (7.17%) Amazon Aurora
10 109 (6.51%) BigQuery
11 93 (5.56%) SQL Server
12 84 (5.02%) Data Warehouse
13 69 (4.12%) Big Data
14 62 (3.70%) Amazon Athena
15 59 (3.52%) Electronic Patient Records
16 47 (2.81%) Power BI
17 46 (2.75%) Data Lake
18 43 (2.57%) Hadoop
19 36 (2.15%) Metadata
20 32 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 459 (27.42%) Git (software)
2 288 (17.20%) Jenkins
3 151 (9.02%) JIRA
4 108 (6.45%) Cypress.io
5 100 (5.97%) GitLab
6 76 (4.54%) Bitbucket
7 67 (4.00%) CircleCI
8 63 (3.76%) webpack
9 55 (3.29%) Artifactory
10 42 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 41 (2.45%) Babel
12 35 (2.09%) Travis CI
13 31 (1.85%) Maven
14 30 (1.79%) Spinnaker
15 17 (1.02%) Grunt
15 17 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (0.96%) Selenium
17 15 (0.90%) Cucumber
18 14 (0.84%) TeamCity
19 13 (0.78%) git-flow
General
1 348 (20.79%) Social Skills
2 347 (20.73%) Finance
3 152 (9.08%) Legal
4 126 (7.53%) Retail
5 112 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (5.20%) Games
7 86 (5.14%) Marketing
8 84 (5.02%) Public Sector
9 68 (4.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 58 (3.46%) Presentation Skills
11 36 (2.15%) Advertising
11 36 (2.15%) Organisational Skills
12 35 (2.09%) Law
13 34 (2.03%) Front Office
14 32 (1.91%) Manufacturing
15 31 (1.85%) Tech for Good
16 30 (1.79%) Banking
17 24 (1.43%) Local Government
18 22 (1.31%) Automotive
19 21 (1.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 370 (22.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 310 (18.52%) Developer
3 281 (16.79%) Software Engineer
4 198 (11.83%) Senior Software Engineer
5 140 (8.36%) Data Engineer
6 118 (7.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 112 (6.69%) AWS Engineer
8 107 (6.39%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 99 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
10 95 (5.68%) Senior DevOps
11 91 (5.44%) AWS DevOps
11 91 (5.44%) Senior Developer
12 86 (5.14%) Site Engineer
13 85 (5.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 80 (4.78%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 72 (4.30%) Architect
16 54 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 45 (2.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 45 (2.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
18 43 (2.57%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (26.40%) React
2 419 (25.03%) Node.js
3 246 (14.70%) AngularJS
4 233 (13.92%) REST
5 202 (12.07%) GraphQL
6 186 (11.11%) .NET
7 181 (10.81%) CSS
8 158 (9.44%) HTML
9 124 (7.41%) Kafka
10 123 (7.35%) RESTful
11 119 (7.11%) Ruby on Rails
12 118 (7.05%) Jest
13 109 (6.51%) React Native
13 109 (6.51%) Redux
14 95 (5.68%) Spring
15 88 (5.26%) Elastic Stack
16 87 (5.20%) JSON
16 87 (5.20%) Sass
16 87 (5.20%) Vue.js
17 83 (4.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 233 (13.92%) User Experience
2 152 (9.08%) Self-Motivation
3 147 (8.78%) Cloud Native
4 101 (6.03%) Data Structures
5 88 (5.26%) Algorithms
6 65 (3.88%) Mobile App
7 64 (3.82%) Virtual Team
8 55 (3.29%) Management Information System
9 51 (3.05%) Blog
10 42 (2.51%) Public Cloud
11 41 (2.45%) Legacy Systems
12 40 (2.39%) Linux Command Line
13 39 (2.33%) Data Centre
14 37 (2.21%) NHS
15 31 (1.85%) Animation
16 28 (1.67%) Private Cloud
16 28 (1.67%) Replication
17 26 (1.55%) Low-Code
18 25 (1.49%) Blockchain
19 23 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 360 (21.51%) Linux
2 224 (13.38%) Windows
3 83 (4.96%) Windows Server
4 75 (4.48%) Unix
5 53 (3.17%) Android
6 46 (2.75%) Ubuntu
7 35 (2.09%) Windows Server 2016
8 34 (2.03%) Apple iOS
8 34 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (1.31%) Mac OS
10 17 (1.02%) CentOS
10 17 (1.02%) Windows 10
11 15 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (0.84%) Windows Server 2019
13 9 (0.54%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.42%) Alpine Linux
14 7 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
15 5 (0.30%) Solaris
16 4 (0.24%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 780 (46.59%) DevOps
2 639 (38.17%) Agile
3 609 (36.38%) Software Engineering
4 596 (35.60%) CI/CD
5 441 (26.34%) Microservices
6 347 (20.73%) Full Stack Development
7 317 (18.94%) Infrastructure as Code
8 282 (16.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 271 (16.19%) Mentoring
10 250 (14.93%) TDD
11 241 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
12 237 (14.16%) Analytics
13 225 (13.44%) Computer Science
14 197 (11.77%) Scrum
15 189 (11.29%) Open Source
16 184 (10.99%) Machine Learning
17 181 (10.81%) Test Automation
18 179 (10.69%) Data Science
19 170 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
20 146 (8.72%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 654 (39.07%) Python
2 493 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 434 (25.93%) SQL
4 371 (22.16%) Java
5 369 (22.04%) TypeScript
6 204 (12.19%) Bash
7 195 (11.65%) Go
8 150 (8.96%) Ruby
9 148 (8.84%) PHP
10 130 (7.77%) C#
11 82 (4.90%) ES6
12 65 (3.88%) Scala
13 60 (3.58%) PowerShell
14 55 (3.29%) Shell Script
15 29 (1.73%) Kotlin
16 28 (1.67%) Groovy
17 27 (1.61%) R
18 16 (0.96%) C
18 16 (0.96%) Julia
19 15 (0.90%) C++
Qualifications
1 267 (15.95%) Degree
2 147 (8.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 55 (3.29%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.81%) AWS Certification
6 44 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
7 24 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.25%) MCSE
9 18 (1.08%) MCITP
10 15 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
11 13 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 12 (0.72%) CCNA
12 12 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.60%) CCNP
15 9 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
16 8 (0.48%) CCA
17 6 (0.36%) MCSA
18 5 (0.30%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (7.35%) QA
2 52 (3.11%) SLA
3 40 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 35 (2.09%) IEC 62304
4 35 (2.09%) ISO 13485
5 26 (1.55%) CDISC
5 26 (1.55%) HL7
6 18 (1.08%) GDPR
7 17 (1.02%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.96%) Accessibility
9 15 (0.90%) Data Quality
10 11 (0.66%) GxP
11 5 (0.30%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.12%) PMO
13 1 (0.060%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.060%) SOC 1
13 1 (0.060%) SOC 2
13 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.060%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 728 (43.49%) Docker
2 89 (5.32%) Active Directory
3 44 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (2.21%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (0.90%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 15 (0.90%) XenApp
7 14 (0.84%) XenDesktop
8 13 (0.78%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (0.54%) vSphere
11 8 (0.48%) Varnish
11 8 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (0.42%) DFS Replication
13 6 (0.36%) LXC
14 5 (0.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 4 (0.24%) HDFS
16 3 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
18 1 (0.060%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 528 (31.54%) Terraform
2 432 (25.81%) Kubernetes
3 204 (12.19%) Grafana
4 128 (7.65%) Ansible
5 91 (5.44%) Kibana
6 82 (4.90%) Prometheus
7 39 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 29 (1.73%) Packer
9 27 (1.61%) Puppet
10 26 (1.55%) Consul
11 24 (1.43%) Graphite
12 23 (1.37%) StatsD
13 20 (1.19%) SCOM
14 19 (1.14%) Istio
15 16 (0.96%) SCCM
16 14 (0.84%) Microsoft Intune
17 13 (0.78%) Bugsnag
17 13 (0.78%) Sysdig
18 11 (0.66%) Nagios
19 8 (0.48%) Rancher
Vendors
1 199 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 180 (10.75%) Google
3 88 (5.26%) New Relic
4 62 (3.70%) Citrix
5 59 (3.52%) Oracle
6 58 (3.46%) MuleSoft
7 54 (3.23%) Apple
8 50 (2.99%) VMware
9 34 (2.03%) Talend
10 32 (1.91%) Alteryx
10 32 (1.91%) PagerDuty
11 31 (1.85%) Cadence
12 27 (1.61%) Palantir
12 27 (1.61%) Red Hat
13 26 (1.55%) Databricks
14 25 (1.49%) Foundry
15 23 (1.37%) Cisco
16 22 (1.31%) Atlassian
17 21 (1.25%) Datto
18 20 (1.19%) Veeam