Period
to 22 September 2019

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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 479 580 726
Rank change year-on-year +101 +146 +213
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 836 729 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.60% 0.44% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 1.47% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 648 606 409
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +9.09% -1.79%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £31,850
90th Percentile £122,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +37.50% -11.11%

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 37,647 49,485 54,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.06% 29.72% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30,738 40,368 44,486
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 22 September 2019.

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 22 September 2019. 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 +109 803 £72,500 +20.83% 141
London +153 509 £82,500 +22.22% 80
UK excluding London +27 300 £55,000 - 64
Midlands +29 93 £55,000 -8.33% 13
West Midlands +50 83 £55,000 - 10
North of England -4 73 £50,000 -16.67% 25
South East +9 61 £64,000 +2.40% 8
South West +8 55 £57,500 +9.52% 10
North West +14 52 £52,500 -12.50% 12
Yorkshire -4 18 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Scotland +13 12 £55,250 +0.45% 2
East Midlands +9 10 £45,000 -30.77% 3
East of England +42 7 £72,500 +61.11% 5
North East +20 3 £55,000 -16.98%

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, 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.

1 793 (94.86%) AWS
2 471 (56.34%) Amazon S3
3 449 (53.71%) Amazon EC2
4 440 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
5 408 (48.80%) DevOps
6 374 (44.74%) Python
7 368 (44.02%) Docker
8 331 (39.59%) Java
9 328 (39.23%) AWS Lambda
10 324 (38.76%) Serverless
11 292 (34.93%) Linux
12 291 (34.81%) Web Services
13 286 (34.21%) Software Engineering
14 276 (33.01%) Terraform
15 271 (32.42%) Amazon SQS
16 255 (30.50%) SQL
17 243 (29.07%) Kubernetes
18 235 (28.11%) Finance
19 217 (25.96%) Jenkins
20 207 (24.76%) Ansible
21 195 (23.33%) AWS CloudFormation
22 181 (21.65%) JavaScript
23 158 (18.90%) Git (software)
24 156 (18.66%) Azure
25 155 (18.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 155 (18.54%) Amazon ECS
26 154 (18.42%) Microservices
27 152 (18.18%) Asset Management
28 145 (17.34%) Windows
29 144 (17.22%) MySQL

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 66 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 41 (4.90%) Apache
3 39 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 39 (4.67%) Confluence
4 33 (3.95%) IIS
5 25 (2.99%) nginx
6 20 (2.39%) Tomcat
7 15 (1.79%) MS Exchange
8 13 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 10 (1.20%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
11 8 (0.96%) Apache Pig
11 8 (0.96%) Skype for Business
12 7 (0.84%) GeoServer
13 5 (0.60%) Apache Solr
13 5 (0.60%) Jetty
13 5 (0.60%) SAS
14 4 (0.48%) Luigi
15 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.24%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 40 (4.78%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.36%) Magento
4 2 (0.24%) Shopify
5 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 793 (94.86%) AWS
2 471 (56.34%) Amazon S3
3 449 (53.71%) Amazon EC2
4 328 (39.23%) AWS Lambda
5 324 (38.76%) Serverless
6 271 (32.42%) Amazon SQS
7 195 (23.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 156 (18.66%) Azure
9 155 (18.54%) Amazon ECS
9 155 (18.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 144 (17.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 104 (12.44%) OpenShift
12 96 (11.48%) Amazon ELB
13 88 (10.53%) Route 53
14 86 (10.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 54 (6.46%) Azure Active Directory
16 49 (5.86%) Office 365
17 48 (5.74%) SaaS
18 37 (4.43%) Amazon EMR
18 37 (4.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.43%) DNS
2 35 (4.19%) Firewall
3 26 (3.11%) SMTP
4 23 (2.75%) VPN
5 21 (2.51%) FTP
6 16 (1.91%) HTTP
6 16 (1.91%) Internet
6 16 (1.91%) SSH
7 14 (1.67%) MQTT
7 14 (1.67%) TCP/IP
8 13 (1.56%) WAN
9 12 (1.44%) Remote Desktop
10 11 (1.32%) DHCP
10 11 (1.32%) LAN
10 11 (1.32%) SAN
11 8 (0.96%) SSL
12 7 (0.84%) iSCSI
12 7 (0.84%) Network Security
13 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (17.22%) MySQL
2 140 (16.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 115 (13.76%) SQL Server
4 104 (12.44%) Amazon Redshift
5 100 (11.96%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (9.45%) Amazon Aurora
7 71 (8.49%) NoSQL
8 61 (7.30%) Big Data
9 60 (7.18%) MongoDB
10 53 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 51 (6.10%) Redis
12 41 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
13 39 (4.67%) Amazon Athena
14 37 (4.43%) Relational Database
15 33 (3.95%) MariaDB
16 29 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (2.15%) Hadoop
18 18 (2.15%) OLTP
19 13 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 217 (25.96%) Jenkins
2 158 (18.90%) Git (software)
3 68 (8.13%) JIRA
4 62 (7.42%) Artifactory
5 47 (5.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 45 (5.38%) Maven
7 41 (4.90%) GitLab
8 40 (4.78%) Bitbucket
9 33 (3.95%) Selenium
10 29 (3.47%) TeamCity
11 26 (3.11%) RStudio
11 26 (3.11%) Subversion
12 24 (2.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (2.27%) Travis CI
14 13 (1.56%) Gradle
15 11 (1.32%) JUnit
15 11 (1.32%) Vagrant
16 9 (1.08%) Ant
17 8 (0.96%) Bitbucket Server
17 8 (0.96%) Spinnaker
General
1 235 (28.11%) Finance
2 125 (14.95%) Front Office
3 31 (3.71%) Retail
4 23 (2.75%) Marketing
5 10 (1.20%) Banking
6 9 (1.08%) Law
7 8 (0.96%) Games
8 7 (0.84%) Advertising
9 6 (0.72%) Billing
9 6 (0.72%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.60%) Legal
11 4 (0.48%) Public Sector
12 3 (0.36%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 271 (32.42%) Developer
2 164 (19.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 124 (14.83%) AWS Engineer
4 85 (10.17%) Architect
5 81 (9.69%) AWS Developer
6 72 (8.61%) Senior DevOps
6 72 (8.61%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 72 (8.61%) Software Engineer
7 70 (8.37%) Python Developer
8 65 (7.78%) Java Developer
9 50 (5.98%) AWS DevOps
10 49 (5.86%) Senior Software Engineer
11 46 (5.50%) AWS Software Engineer
12 43 (5.14%) Java Engineer
13 41 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
14 40 (4.78%) Java Software Engineer
15 38 (4.55%) Angular Developer
16 37 (4.43%) Python Engineer
17 34 (4.07%) Lead Developer
18 33 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (34.81%) Web Services
2 142 (16.99%) .NET
3 99 (11.84%) Node.js
4 89 (10.65%) AngularJS
4 89 (10.65%) RESTful
5 88 (10.53%) JSON
5 88 (10.53%) REST
6 87 (10.41%) Spring
7 72 (8.61%) J2EE
8 71 (8.49%) Spring Boot
9 68 (8.13%) React
10 61 (7.30%) HTML
11 55 (6.58%) XML
12 51 (6.10%) Kafka
13 50 (5.98%) CSS
14 45 (5.38%) Elastic Stack
15 43 (5.14%) RabbitMQ
16 40 (4.78%) Akka
16 40 (4.78%) Play Framework
17 39 (4.67%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 130 (15.55%) Fixed Income
2 74 (8.85%) Derivative
3 69 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
4 64 (7.66%) Linux Command Line
5 61 (7.30%) Hybrid Cloud
6 53 (6.34%) Public Cloud
7 43 (5.14%) Data Centre
8 42 (5.02%) Self-Motivation
9 41 (4.90%) Replication
10 39 (4.67%) Equities
10 39 (4.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 37 (4.43%) Private Cloud
12 32 (3.83%) Mobile App
13 28 (3.35%) Clustering
13 28 (3.35%) User Experience
14 27 (3.23%) Algorithms
15 23 (2.75%) PKI
16 18 (2.15%) Reference Data
17 14 (1.67%) Smart Home
18 13 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 292 (34.93%) Linux
2 145 (17.34%) Windows
3 52 (6.22%) Unix
4 38 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 35 (4.19%) CentOS
6 33 (3.95%) Ubuntu
7 23 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (2.51%) VMS
9 19 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (1.44%) Fedora
11 8 (0.96%) Amazon Linux
11 8 (0.96%) Android
11 8 (0.96%) Apple iOS
12 6 (0.72%) Debian
12 6 (0.72%) Windows 10
13 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.48%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 440 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (48.80%) DevOps
3 286 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 154 (18.42%) Microservices
5 152 (18.18%) Asset Management
6 132 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 111 (13.28%) Computer Science
8 102 (12.20%) TDD
9 98 (11.72%) Mentoring
10 83 (9.93%) Configuration Management
11 78 (9.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 73 (8.73%) Infrastructure as Code
12 73 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
13 71 (8.49%) Scrum
14 66 (7.89%) Migration
14 66 (7.89%) Quantitative Analysis
15 64 (7.66%) API Design
16 61 (7.30%) E-Commerce
17 57 (6.82%) Open Source
18 56 (6.70%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 374 (44.74%) Python
2 331 (39.59%) Java
3 255 (30.50%) SQL
4 181 (21.65%) JavaScript
5 110 (13.16%) C#
6 100 (11.96%) R
7 89 (10.65%) Bash Shell
8 79 (9.45%) PowerShell
9 71 (8.49%) Scala
10 67 (8.01%) Shell Script
11 54 (6.46%) Ruby
12 51 (6.10%) C++
13 45 (5.38%) PHP
14 32 (3.83%) Go
15 26 (3.11%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.63%) Java 8
17 16 (1.91%) C
18 15 (1.79%) TypeScript
19 14 (1.67%) Perl
20 8 (0.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 94 (11.24%) Degree
2 46 (5.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (4.90%) AWS Certification
4 31 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.03%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.91%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.56%) MCSA
8 11 (1.32%) MCSE
9 5 (0.60%) CCNA
9 5 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.60%) MCITP
10 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.48%) MCP
11 3 (0.36%) CCNP
11 3 (0.36%) Numerate Degree
11 3 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.24%) CCA
12 2 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.24%) PhD
12 2 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (9.45%) QA
2 11 (1.32%) GDPR
3 8 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.24%) NIST
6 2 (0.24%) SLA
7 1 (0.12%) NCSC
System Software
1 368 (44.02%) Docker
2 71 (8.49%) Active Directory
3 45 (5.38%) Hyper-V
4 34 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (2.15%) XenApp
7 13 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (1.08%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.96%) Varnish
10 5 (0.60%) NFS
10 5 (0.60%) Squid
10 5 (0.60%) vSphere
10 5 (0.60%) Xen
11 4 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.36%) Postfix
12 3 (0.36%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.24%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 276 (33.01%) Terraform
2 243 (29.07%) Kubernetes
3 207 (24.76%) Ansible
4 118 (14.11%) Puppet
5 106 (12.68%) Opscode Chef
6 59 (7.06%) Packer
7 57 (6.82%) Nagios
8 31 (3.71%) SCCM
9 27 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
9 27 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
9 27 (3.23%) Prometheus
10 26 (3.11%) ZABBIX
11 15 (1.79%) Grafana
11 15 (1.79%) SCOM
12 11 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 10 (1.20%) SCOrch
14 9 (1.08%) Kibana
15 7 (0.84%) Consul
15 7 (0.84%) Mesos
16 6 (0.72%) Marathon
Vendors
1 128 (15.31%) Microsoft
2 55 (6.58%) Oracle
3 45 (5.38%) Citrix
3 45 (5.38%) VMware
4 40 (4.78%) WorldPay
5 32 (3.83%) Google
6 25 (2.99%) Atlassian
6 25 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 18 (2.15%) AppDynamics
8 17 (2.03%) HP
9 13 (1.56%) Tableau
10 11 (1.32%) Cisco
10 11 (1.32%) New Relic
10 11 (1.32%) Splunk
10 11 (1.32%) Veeam
11 10 (1.20%) Okta
12 9 (1.08%) SAP
13 8 (0.96%) Cognizant
13 8 (0.96%) Trend Micro
14 7 (0.84%) SolarWinds