Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 686 830 1042
Rank change year-on-year +144 +212 +47
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 557 346 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.03% 0.66% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 438 270 215
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.38% +16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +13.64%

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 53,842 52,725 67,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.56% 30.04% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44,923 44,972 56,664
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the UK

Amazon RDS
Top 15 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 23 February 2018. 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 +171 546 £55,000 +4.76% 87
UK excluding London +160 291 £50,000 +17.65% 39
London +60 260 £62,500 -3.85% 50
South East +60 87 £55,000 +29.41% 3
North of England +40 64 £50,000 +42.86% 17
South West +52 48 £45,000 +24.14% 6
East of England -2 48 £55,000 +22.22% 4
Yorkshire +52 36 £50,000 -1.48% 7
Midlands +32 36 £42,500 +18.06% 7
North West +5 27 £45,000 -21.74% 9
West Midlands +12 26 £40,000 +8.84% 5
East Midlands +11 9 £70,000 +100.00% 2
Wales +15 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 £32,500 - 1
North East -38 1 £28,500 -5.00% 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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.

1 507 (91.02%) Amazon AWS
2 279 (50.09%) Amazon EC2
3 278 (49.91%) Linux
4 234 (42.01%) DevOps
5 210 (37.70%) Amazon S3
6 192 (34.47%) SQL
7 187 (33.57%) Python
8 177 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 167 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
10 154 (27.65%) Docker
11 153 (27.47%) MySQL
11 153 (27.47%) Web Services
12 147 (26.39%) Jenkins
13 141 (25.31%) Windows
14 140 (25.13%) Microsoft
15 135 (24.24%) Puppet
16 134 (24.06%) Ansible
17 133 (23.88%) AWS CloudFormation
18 127 (22.80%) SQL Server
19 125 (22.44%) Git (software)
20 113 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
21 109 (19.57%) Java
22 100 (17.95%) Configuration Management
23 96 (17.24%) DNS
24 95 (17.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
25 94 (16.88%) Active Directory
26 88 (15.80%) CentOS
26 88 (15.80%) Amazon SQS
26 88 (15.80%) Route 53
27 87 (15.62%) Terraform

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 65 (11.67%) Elasticsearch
2 63 (11.31%) Apache
3 48 (8.62%) IIS
4 45 (8.08%) nginx
5 42 (7.54%) Confluence
6 26 (4.67%) Skype for Business
7 24 (4.31%) Tomcat
8 23 (4.13%) Apache Spark
9 20 (3.59%) MS Exchange
10 19 (3.41%) Drupal
10 19 (3.41%) OpenStack
10 19 (3.41%) WordPress
11 16 (2.87%) CMS
11 16 (2.87%) SharePoint
12 13 (2.33%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.26%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
14 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.72%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.72%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) Magento
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MDG
4 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 507 (91.02%) Amazon AWS
2 279 (50.09%) Amazon EC2
3 210 (37.70%) Amazon S3
4 177 (31.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 133 (23.88%) AWS CloudFormation
6 95 (17.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 88 (15.80%) Amazon SQS
7 88 (15.80%) Route 53
8 83 (14.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 79 (14.18%) Amazon ELB
10 69 (12.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 69 (12.39%) Serverless
11 68 (12.21%) AWS Lambda
12 55 (9.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 51 (9.16%) GitHub
13 51 (9.16%) Office 365
14 44 (7.90%) CloudFront
15 33 (5.92%) SaaS
16 27 (4.85%) IaaS
17 25 (4.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (17.24%) DNS
2 78 (14.00%) VPN
3 76 (13.64%) Firewall
4 57 (10.23%) TCP/IP
5 46 (8.26%) DHCP
6 35 (6.28%) SAN
7 30 (5.39%) WAN
8 26 (4.67%) SSL
9 24 (4.31%) LAN
10 18 (3.23%) Unified Communications
11 15 (2.69%) HTTP
12 14 (2.51%) SNMP
13 12 (2.15%) FTP
13 12 (2.15%) ICMP
13 12 (2.15%) VLAN
14 10 (1.80%) IPsec
15 9 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (1.44%) DAB
16 8 (1.44%) VoIP
17 7 (1.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (27.47%) MySQL
2 127 (22.80%) SQL Server
3 78 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
4 71 (12.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 61 (10.95%) Data Warehouse
6 58 (10.41%) MongoDB
7 52 (9.34%) NoSQL
8 46 (8.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 39 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 32 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 28 (5.03%) Oracle Database
12 27 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (4.67%) Big Data
14 24 (4.31%) Power BI
15 23 (4.13%) Hadoop
15 23 (4.13%) SQL Server 2016
16 21 (3.77%) Data Mart
16 21 (3.77%) Redis
16 21 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 147 (26.39%) Jenkins
2 125 (22.44%) Git (software)
3 69 (12.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 63 (11.31%) JIRA
5 44 (7.90%) TeamCity
6 30 (5.39%) Maven
6 30 (5.39%) Sonatype Nexus
7 29 (5.21%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (3.77%) Artifactory
9 17 (3.05%) Ant
9 17 (3.05%) Vagrant
10 15 (2.69%) JUnit
11 14 (2.51%) gulp
12 12 (2.15%) Toad
12 12 (2.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 11 (1.97%) webpack
14 10 (1.80%) Eclipse
15 9 (1.62%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.62%) GoCD
15 9 (1.62%) Hudson
General
1 67 (12.03%) Finance
2 28 (5.03%) Marketing
3 21 (3.77%) Retail
4 19 (3.41%) Advertising
4 19 (3.41%) Banking
5 12 (2.15%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (1.80%) Games
7 10 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.62%) Electronics
9 4 (0.72%) Billing
10 2 (0.36%) Automotive
10 2 (0.36%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 151 (27.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 121 (21.72%) Developer
3 56 (10.05%) AWS Engineer
4 55 (9.87%) AWS DevOps
5 45 (8.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 44 (7.90%) Senior DevOps
7 41 (7.36%) Linux Engineer
8 40 (7.18%) Consultant
9 36 (6.46%) Administrator
10 35 (6.28%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 34 (6.10%) Architect
12 33 (5.92%) DBA
13 32 (5.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 29 (5.21%) Senior Developer
15 28 (5.03%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 25 (4.49%) Azure Consultant
16 25 (4.49%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 24 (4.31%) Java Developer
18 23 (4.13%) AWS Architect
18 23 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (27.47%) Web Services
2 68 (12.21%) LAMP
3 66 (11.85%) HTML
4 65 (11.67%) CSS
5 56 (10.05%) Node.js
6 51 (9.16%) AngularJS
7 48 (8.62%) HTML5
8 46 (8.26%) REST
9 41 (7.36%) .NET
10 26 (4.67%) React
10 26 (4.67%) Spring
11 25 (4.49%) JSON
12 24 (4.31%) LEMP Stack
13 23 (4.13%) Middleware
14 21 (3.77%) RESTful
14 21 (3.77%) SOAP
15 20 (3.59%) ASP.NET
15 20 (3.59%) Sass
16 19 (3.41%) Elastic Stack
17 16 (2.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.59%) Computer Science
2 52 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 44 (7.90%) Fintech
4 37 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (6.28%) Clustering
5 35 (6.28%) Public Cloud
6 33 (5.92%) Private Cloud
7 31 (5.57%) PKI
8 23 (4.13%) Replication
9 20 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (2.69%) User Experience
11 11 (1.97%) BBC
11 11 (1.97%) STB
12 10 (1.80%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.80%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.44%) W3C
14 7 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 7 (1.26%) Fat Client
14 7 (1.26%) Thin Client
15 6 (1.08%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 278 (49.91%) Linux
2 141 (25.31%) Windows
3 88 (15.80%) CentOS
4 76 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 55 (9.87%) Unix
6 49 (8.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 40 (7.18%) Ubuntu
8 28 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (4.67%) Debian
10 19 (3.41%) Windows 10
11 17 (3.05%) Windows 7
12 16 (2.87%) CoreOS
12 16 (2.87%) Mac OS X
13 15 (2.69%) Windows 8
14 14 (2.51%) Amazon Linux
14 14 (2.51%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (1.97%) Android
16 10 (1.80%) Apple iOS
16 10 (1.80%) Solaris
17 8 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (42.01%) DevOps
2 167 (29.98%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (17.95%) Configuration Management
4 77 (13.82%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (11.49%) Open Source
6 63 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (10.77%) High Availability
8 52 (9.34%) Software Engineering
9 49 (8.80%) TDD
10 46 (8.26%) Load Balancing
11 45 (8.08%) Data Modelling
11 45 (8.08%) Dimensional Modelling
11 45 (8.08%) Disaster Recovery
12 43 (7.72%) ITIL
13 42 (7.54%) Presales
14 41 (7.36%) Scrum
15 40 (7.18%) Performance Tuning
16 38 (6.82%) E-Commerce
17 37 (6.64%) ETL
18 35 (6.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 192 (34.47%) SQL
2 187 (33.57%) Python
3 109 (19.57%) Java
4 86 (15.44%) JavaScript
5 78 (14.00%) PHP
6 68 (12.21%) Bash Shell
7 56 (10.05%) Ruby
8 42 (7.54%) C#
9 33 (5.92%) PowerShell
10 32 (5.75%) Go
11 25 (4.49%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.77%) Scala
13 19 (3.41%) Perl
13 19 (3.41%) R
14 18 (3.23%) Clojure
15 14 (2.51%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.80%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.26%) ES6
17 7 (1.26%) Groovy
18 6 (1.08%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 70 (12.57%) Degree
2 35 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (4.13%) AWS Certification
4 20 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.05%) MCSE
6 10 (1.80%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.62%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.44%) SC Cleared
9 6 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.72%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (0.54%) CompTIA Security+
11 3 (0.54%) MCP
11 3 (0.54%) MCSA
12 2 (0.36%) RHCE
13 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.18%) CCA
13 1 (0.18%) CCAA
13 1 (0.18%) CCNA
13 1 (0.18%) MBA
13 1 (0.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.57%) QA
2 29 (5.21%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.33%) SLA
4 8 (1.44%) WAI
5 3 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.54%) GDPR
5 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 154 (27.65%) Docker
2 94 (16.88%) Active Directory
3 63 (11.31%) Hyper-V
4 52 (9.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 24 (4.31%) VMware ESXi
6 18 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (2.15%) Ceph
7 12 (2.15%) XenServer
8 11 (1.97%) vSphere
8 11 (1.97%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.62%) XenApp
10 5 (0.90%) GlusterFS
10 5 (0.90%) Squid
10 5 (0.90%) Xen
11 4 (0.72%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.54%) HDFS
13 2 (0.36%) NFS
14 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 135 (24.24%) Puppet
2 134 (24.06%) Ansible
3 113 (20.29%) Opscode Chef
4 87 (15.62%) Terraform
5 70 (12.57%) Kubernetes
6 35 (6.28%) SCCM
7 25 (4.49%) Nagios
8 21 (3.77%) Backup Exec
9 17 (3.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 17 (3.05%) Mesos
9 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Intune
10 14 (2.51%) SCOM
11 12 (2.15%) HAProxy
11 12 (2.15%) ZABBIX
12 9 (1.62%) Capistrano
12 9 (1.62%) Consul
12 9 (1.62%) logstash
12 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 9 (1.62%) rkt
12 9 (1.62%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 140 (25.13%) Microsoft
2 77 (13.82%) Oracle
3 64 (11.49%) VMware
4 53 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 40 (7.18%) New Relic
6 34 (6.10%) Citrix
7 29 (5.21%) Google
8 27 (4.85%) Atlassian
9 26 (4.67%) HP
10 22 (3.95%) Tableau
11 21 (3.77%) Dell
11 21 (3.77%) Veeam
12 20 (3.59%) Splunk
13 19 (3.41%) Alteryx
13 19 (3.41%) Cisco
14 18 (3.23%) Trend Micro
15 17 (3.05%) BT
16 16 (2.87%) SolarWinds
17 15 (2.69%) hybris
18 14 (2.51%) NetApp