Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 435 502 612
Rank change year-on-year +67 +110 +127
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 378 804 701
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.56% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.12% 2.06% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 346 715 623
Median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +16.67% +14.29%
10th Percentile £39,691 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £110,000 £86,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +40.00%

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 17,801 39,057 51,578
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.38% 27.35% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 14,484 32,043 42,016
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +64 358 £65,000 -7.14% 69
London +46 213 £70,000 -9.68% 36
UK excluding London +136 157 £50,000 -9.09% 34
Work from Home +42 64 £62,500 -21.88% 16
North of England +132 54 £58,750 +11.90% 10
Yorkshire +134 36 £60,000 +9.09% 4
South West +83 32 £52,046 -9.48% 5
South East +143 26 £45,500 -28.91% 7
Midlands +50 21 £45,000 -18.18% 7
North West +79 18 £55,000 +4.76% 5
West Midlands +38 17 £45,000 -18.18% 7
East of England +109 12 £70,000 -3.45% 3
Scotland +87 6 £25,000 -54.75% 2
Wales - 5 £30,000 -
East Midlands +79 4 £46,250 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 336 (88.89%) AWS
2 219 (57.94%) Amazon EC2
3 184 (48.68%) Amazon S3
4 134 (35.45%) Python
5 131 (34.66%) DevOps
6 124 (32.80%) SQL
7 119 (31.48%) Linux
8 111 (29.37%) Serverless
9 108 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
10 106 (28.04%) Docker
11 102 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
12 99 (26.19%) Azure
13 96 (25.40%) Windows
14 87 (23.02%) Java
14 87 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
15 83 (21.96%) Terraform
16 81 (21.43%) Microsoft
17 76 (20.11%) Kubernetes
18 69 (18.25%) Active Directory
19 65 (17.20%) JavaScript
20 64 (16.93%) SQL Server
21 62 (16.40%) MySQL
21 62 (16.40%) Jenkins
22 61 (16.14%) Windows Server
23 60 (15.87%) Git (software)
24 58 (15.34%) Bash Shell
24 58 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
25 54 (14.29%) Office 365
25 54 (14.29%) DHCP
25 54 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation

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 34 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (7.94%) IIS
3 27 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 24 (6.35%) Skype for Business
5 18 (4.76%) Apache Spark
6 17 (4.50%) Apache Airflow
7 16 (4.23%) Confluence
8 14 (3.70%) Luigi
9 10 (2.65%) MS Exchange
10 9 (2.38%) Moodle
11 8 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2013
12 6 (1.59%) Apache
13 4 (1.06%) Hyperledger
13 4 (1.06%) WordPress
14 3 (0.79%) Gluu
14 3 (0.79%) SAS
15 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
16 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (4.50%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 336 (88.89%) AWS
2 219 (57.94%) Amazon EC2
3 184 (48.68%) Amazon S3
4 111 (29.37%) Serverless
5 108 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
6 99 (26.19%) Azure
7 54 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 54 (14.29%) Office 365
8 52 (13.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 52 (13.76%) Amazon ELB
8 52 (13.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 45 (11.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 44 (11.64%) Amazon SQS
11 43 (11.38%) Route 53
12 40 (10.58%) GCP
13 32 (8.47%) SaaS
14 26 (6.88%) Amazon ECS
14 26 (6.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 26 (6.88%) Power Platform
15 25 (6.61%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 54 (14.29%) DHCP
2 52 (13.76%) DNS
3 40 (10.58%) VPN
4 30 (7.94%) Firewall
5 23 (6.08%) TCP/IP
6 21 (5.56%) Skype
7 18 (4.76%) LAN
7 18 (4.76%) WAN
8 17 (4.50%) SAN
9 13 (3.44%) Internet
10 11 (2.91%) Network Security
10 11 (2.91%) VLAN
11 9 (2.38%) HTTP
11 9 (2.38%) NetScaler
11 9 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
11 9 (2.38%) VoIP
11 9 (2.38%) Wireless
12 7 (1.85%) IPsec
13 6 (1.59%) DKIM
14 5 (1.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
2 64 (16.93%) SQL Server
3 62 (16.40%) MySQL
4 52 (13.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 48 (12.70%) Amazon Redshift
6 42 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 39 (10.32%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (10.32%) Relational Database
8 36 (9.52%) MongoDB
9 31 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
9 31 (8.20%) Big Data
10 26 (6.88%) Power BI
11 25 (6.61%) Amazon Athena
12 24 (6.35%) BigQuery
13 23 (6.08%) Data Lake
14 22 (5.82%) Redis
15 20 (5.29%) Looker
16 19 (5.03%) Snowflake Schema
17 17 (4.50%) Amazon Aurora
18 14 (3.70%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 62 (16.40%) Jenkins
2 60 (15.87%) Git (software)
3 32 (8.47%) JIRA
3 32 (8.47%) Maven
4 23 (6.08%) SonarQube
5 19 (5.03%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (4.23%) Bitbucket
7 15 (3.97%) JUnit
8 13 (3.44%) Vagrant
9 11 (2.91%) GitLab
10 10 (2.65%) Mockito
11 9 (2.38%) DbUnit
11 9 (2.38%) jMock
11 9 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
12 8 (2.12%) Artifactory
12 8 (2.12%) Bitbucket Server
12 8 (2.12%) Travis CI
13 6 (1.59%) Gradle
13 6 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.32%) TeamCity
General
1 48 (12.70%) Finance
2 11 (2.91%) Marketing
3 10 (2.65%) Games
4 9 (2.38%) Advertising
5 6 (1.59%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.06%) Law
6 4 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.06%) Retail
7 3 (0.79%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (19.58%) Developer
2 70 (18.52%) DevOps Engineer
3 40 (10.58%) AWS Engineer
4 37 (9.79%) Data Engineer
5 27 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 23 (6.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 23 (6.08%) Java Developer
7 22 (5.82%) Senior Developer
8 21 (5.56%) DBA
9 20 (5.29%) Architect
10 18 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (4.76%) PHP Developer
11 13 (3.44%) Technical Engineer
12 12 (3.17%) Operations Engineer
12 12 (3.17%) Technical Operations Engineer
13 11 (2.91%) Lead DevOps
13 11 (2.91%) Office 365 Engineer
13 11 (2.91%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 10 (2.65%) MySQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.11%) REST
2 39 (10.32%) AngularJS
2 39 (10.32%) Kafka
3 38 (10.05%) Node.js
3 38 (10.05%) Spring
4 37 (9.79%) HTML
5 34 (8.99%) CSS
6 30 (7.94%) ActiveMQ
6 30 (7.94%) React
6 30 (7.94%) Web Services
7 29 (7.67%) .NET
8 23 (6.08%) SOAP
9 20 (5.29%) Spring Boot
10 19 (5.03%) HTML5
10 19 (5.03%) RESTful
11 17 (4.50%) PySpark
11 17 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (4.23%) CSS3
13 15 (3.97%) Hibernate
13 15 (3.97%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.64%) Data Centre
2 23 (6.08%) Replication
3 20 (5.29%) Clustering
4 17 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.97%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 14 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 12 (3.17%) User Experience
8 11 (2.91%) Device Driver
9 10 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (2.38%) e-Learning
10 9 (2.38%) SCORM
11 6 (1.59%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.32%) 3D Printing
12 5 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.32%) Mobile Games
13 4 (1.06%) Life Science
13 4 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 119 (31.48%) Linux
2 96 (25.40%) Windows
3 61 (16.14%) Windows Server
4 35 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (9.26%) Windows Server 2016
5 33 (8.73%) Windows 10
6 22 (5.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (4.50%) Windows 7
9 15 (3.97%) Unix
10 12 (3.17%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (2.91%) CentOS
11 11 (2.91%) Windows 8
12 9 (2.38%) Android
12 9 (2.38%) CoreOS
13 6 (1.59%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.32%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.06%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.79%) Debian
16 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (34.66%) DevOps
2 102 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.34%) Continuous Integration
4 45 (11.90%) Configuration Management
5 42 (11.11%) TDD
6 41 (10.85%) Microservices
7 40 (10.58%) Analytics
8 37 (9.79%) Scrum
9 34 (8.99%) Infrastructure as Code
9 34 (8.99%) ITIL
10 32 (8.47%) ETL
11 31 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
11 31 (8.20%) OO
12 30 (7.94%) Migration
12 30 (7.94%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (6.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (6.88%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (6.88%) Project Management
14 25 (6.61%) Data Transformation
15 24 (6.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 134 (35.45%) Python
2 124 (32.80%) SQL
3 87 (23.02%) Java
4 65 (17.20%) JavaScript
5 58 (15.34%) Bash Shell
6 46 (12.17%) PHP
7 29 (7.67%) PowerShell
8 27 (7.14%) TypeScript
9 23 (6.08%) Java 8
9 23 (6.08%) Ruby
10 20 (5.29%) PL/SQL
10 20 (5.29%) Scala
11 19 (5.03%) C++
12 18 (4.76%) C#
13 11 (2.91%) Perl
14 10 (2.65%) ES6
15 9 (2.38%) Go
16 7 (1.85%) AspectJ
16 7 (1.85%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.32%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 37 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 33 (8.73%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (6.61%) Degree
5 23 (6.08%) MCSE
6 18 (4.76%) MCP
7 17 (4.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
9 13 (3.44%) AWS Certification
9 13 (3.44%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.32%) CCNA
11 5 (1.32%) MCSA
12 2 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
13 1 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.26%) CCNP
13 1 (0.26%) CCSP
13 1 (0.26%) GREM
13 1 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.26%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.17%) SLA
2 8 (2.12%) HIPAA
2 8 (2.12%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.32%) QA
5 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 106 (28.04%) Docker
2 69 (18.25%) Active Directory
3 43 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (9.79%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.91%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (2.65%) vSphere
7 9 (2.38%) GlusterFS
7 9 (2.38%) Postfix
7 9 (2.38%) VirtualBox
8 5 (1.32%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (1.06%) XenApp
10 3 (0.79%) iptables
11 2 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.53%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.53%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 83 (21.96%) Terraform
2 76 (20.11%) Kubernetes
3 44 (11.64%) Ansible
4 30 (7.94%) Puppet
5 21 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
6 15 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.97%) Prometheus
7 14 (3.70%) Nagios
7 14 (3.70%) SCCM
8 12 (3.17%) Grafana
9 10 (2.65%) SCVMM
10 8 (2.12%) Kibana
11 7 (1.85%) Backup Exec
11 7 (1.85%) SCOM
12 6 (1.59%) Packer
12 6 (1.59%) Rancher
12 6 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
13 5 (1.32%) logstash
13 5 (1.32%) OSSEC
14 4 (1.06%) Mesos
Vendors
1 81 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 53 (14.02%) VMware
3 44 (11.64%) Oracle
4 22 (5.82%) Veeam
5 21 (5.56%) HP
5 21 (5.56%) Tableau
6 20 (5.29%) Cisco
7 17 (4.50%) Citrix
7 17 (4.50%) Red Hat
8 16 (4.23%) Google
9 12 (3.17%) Splunk
10 11 (2.91%) Dell
11 10 (2.65%) Percona
12 9 (2.38%) Atlassian
13 8 (2.12%) New Relic
14 7 (1.85%) Zend
15 6 (1.59%) AppDynamics
16 5 (1.32%) Meraki
17 4 (1.06%) Talend
17 4 (1.06%) Xamarin