Period
to 11 April 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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 373 435 509
Rank change year-on-year +62 +74 +203
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 640 727 810
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.64% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.93% 2.38% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 494 605 625
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £40,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
75th Percentile £85,000 £81,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% +15.79%

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 21,862 30,584 42,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.40% 26.93% 28.44%
Number of salaries quoted 17,672 25,220 35,065
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +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 11 April 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 11 April 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 +54 576 £65,000 - 114
London +40 325 £77,500 +3.33% 60
UK excluding London +109 279 £45,000 -10.00% 60
Work from Home -48 158 £62,500 +19.05% 26
North of England +26 80 £45,000 -21.74% 16
South West +33 64 £39,500 -24.76% 9
South East +76 50 £62,500 +28.21% 10
Midlands +10 42 £32,500 -35.00% 15
North West +32 37 £50,000 -13.04% 10
Yorkshire +5 34 £43,500 -24.35% 4
West Midlands -2 22 £52,500 +5.00% 13
Scotland +19 21 £48,788 +0.08% 3
East Midlands +27 16 £25,000 -29.58% 2
Wales +28 12 £50,000 +33.33% 2
North East +20 9 £45,000 -32.55% 2
Northern Ireland +13 9 £35,000 - 1
East of England +58 7 £65,000 -3.70% 4

For the 6 months to 11 April 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.

1 551 (86.09%) AWS
2 351 (54.84%) Amazon EC2
3 311 (48.59%) Amazon S3
4 243 (37.97%) Serverless
5 242 (37.81%) DevOps
6 238 (37.19%) Python
6 238 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
7 234 (36.56%) AWS Lambda
8 198 (30.94%) SQL
9 189 (29.53%) Docker
10 174 (27.19%) Linux
11 170 (26.56%) Terraform
12 167 (26.09%) Azure
13 141 (22.03%) Kubernetes
14 137 (21.41%) JavaScript
15 132 (20.63%) Software Engineering
16 127 (19.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 125 (19.53%) PostgreSQL
18 123 (19.22%) Finance
18 123 (19.22%) Amazon SQS
19 120 (18.75%) Microsoft
20 114 (17.81%) Amazon ECS
21 112 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
22 108 (16.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
23 107 (16.72%) Java
23 107 (16.72%) Windows
24 106 (16.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
24 106 (16.56%) React
24 106 (16.56%) Node.js
25 103 (16.09%) Git (software)

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 42 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (4.38%) Apache Spark
3 27 (4.22%) Apache
3 27 (4.22%) Apache Airflow
4 24 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.97%) Confluence
6 18 (2.81%) MS Exchange
7 16 (2.50%) IIS
7 16 (2.50%) nginx
8 14 (2.19%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.88%) Luigi
10 11 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (1.41%) CMS
11 9 (1.41%) WordPress
12 6 (0.94%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.47%) Moodle
13 3 (0.47%) Skype for Business
14 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
14 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (4.53%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.56%) Shopify
2 8 (1.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.31%) Tradar
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 551 (86.09%) AWS
2 351 (54.84%) Amazon EC2
3 311 (48.59%) Amazon S3
4 243 (37.97%) Serverless
5 234 (36.56%) AWS Lambda
6 167 (26.09%) Azure
7 123 (19.22%) Amazon SQS
8 114 (17.81%) Amazon ECS
9 112 (17.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 108 (16.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 106 (16.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 89 (13.91%) Route 53
13 88 (13.75%) Amazon ELB
14 79 (12.34%) Microsoft 365
15 70 (10.94%) CloudFront
16 64 (10.00%) Amazon EKS
17 62 (9.69%) SaaS
18 49 (7.66%) GCP
19 38 (5.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
19 38 (5.94%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 64 (10.00%) DNS
2 50 (7.81%) Firewall
3 36 (5.63%) DHCP
4 34 (5.31%) VPN
5 27 (4.22%) TCP/IP
6 26 (4.06%) VLAN
7 22 (3.44%) SAN
8 17 (2.66%) SSH
9 15 (2.34%) HTTP
10 12 (1.88%) Wireless
11 11 (1.72%) NetScaler
11 11 (1.72%) VoIP
12 10 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.56%) FTP
12 10 (1.56%) OpenVPN
12 10 (1.56%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (1.41%) NAS
14 8 (1.25%) Skype
14 8 (1.25%) SMTP
15 7 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (19.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 125 (19.53%) PostgreSQL
3 90 (14.06%) MySQL
4 68 (10.63%) Amazon Redshift
4 68 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
5 65 (10.16%) NoSQL
6 57 (8.91%) SQL Server
7 47 (7.34%) Relational Database
8 43 (6.72%) MongoDB
9 31 (4.84%) Redis
10 29 (4.53%) Big Data
11 24 (3.75%) Data Lake
12 22 (3.44%) Hadoop
12 22 (3.44%) Power BI
13 21 (3.28%) Amazon Aurora
13 21 (3.28%) BigQuery
14 20 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 20 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
15 18 (2.81%) Amazon Athena
16 15 (2.34%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 103 (16.09%) Git (software)
2 81 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 37 (5.78%) GitLab
3 37 (5.78%) JIRA
4 33 (5.16%) Bitbucket
5 19 (2.97%) Visual Studio
6 15 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 14 (2.19%) Cypress.io
8 12 (1.88%) SonarQube
9 11 (1.72%) git-flow
9 11 (1.72%) PHPUnit
9 11 (1.72%) ReSharper
9 11 (1.72%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.56%) Maven
10 10 (1.56%) Mockito
10 10 (1.56%) Vagrant
11 8 (1.25%) CircleCI
12 7 (1.09%) JUnit
12 7 (1.09%) Selenium
13 6 (0.94%) Xcode
General
1 123 (19.22%) Finance
2 46 (7.19%) Marketing
3 24 (3.75%) Front Office
4 23 (3.59%) Legal
5 21 (3.28%) Law
6 18 (2.81%) Financial Institution
6 18 (2.81%) Public Sector
7 17 (2.66%) Advertising
8 13 (2.03%) Banking
8 13 (2.03%) Games
9 12 (1.88%) Retail
10 11 (1.72%) Back Office
10 11 (1.72%) Local Government
11 8 (1.25%) Automotive
12 6 (0.94%) Billing
13 4 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.63%) Publishing
14 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.16%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (21.88%) Developer
2 103 (16.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 63 (9.84%) Data Engineer
4 59 (9.22%) AWS Engineer
5 57 (8.91%) Architect
6 46 (7.19%) Software Engineer
7 45 (7.03%) AWS DevOps
8 39 (6.09%) Senior Developer
9 38 (5.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 34 (5.31%) AWS Developer
10 34 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
11 33 (5.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 29 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 28 (4.38%) React Developer
14 26 (4.06%) Infrastructure Architect
15 24 (3.75%) AWS Architect
15 24 (3.75%) Support Engineer
16 22 (3.44%) Senior DevOps
16 22 (3.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 21 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (16.56%) Node.js
1 106 (16.56%) React
2 67 (10.47%) CSS
3 63 (9.84%) AngularJS
3 63 (9.84%) Web Services
4 56 (8.75%) REST
5 50 (7.81%) HTML
6 46 (7.19%) .NET
7 37 (5.78%) Kafka
8 34 (5.31%) RESTful
9 29 (4.53%) OAuth
10 27 (4.22%) .NET Core
10 27 (4.22%) React Native
11 24 (3.75%) Lambda Expressions
12 23 (3.59%) Elastic Stack
13 22 (3.44%) HTML5
13 22 (3.44%) Vue.js
14 20 (3.13%) GraphQL
14 20 (3.13%) OAuth2
15 19 (2.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.66%) Data Centre
5 14 (2.19%) User Experience
6 13 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
6 13 (2.03%) Public Cloud
7 12 (1.88%) Cloud Native
7 12 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.72%) Blog
8 11 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.72%) Life Science
9 10 (1.56%) Replication
10 9 (1.41%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.41%) PKI
11 8 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.09%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.09%) Thin Client
13 6 (0.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 174 (27.19%) Linux
2 107 (16.72%) Windows
3 54 (8.44%) Windows Server
4 36 (5.63%) Android
5 25 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (3.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 24 (3.75%) Windows 10
7 22 (3.44%) Apple iOS
8 21 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (3.13%) CentOS
9 20 (3.13%) Unix
10 17 (2.66%) Ubuntu
11 13 (2.03%) VMS
12 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2019
13 8 (1.25%) Debian
13 8 (1.25%) Mac OS
14 7 (1.09%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.78%) Kali Linux
17 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (37.81%) DevOps
2 238 (37.19%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (20.63%) Software Engineering
4 85 (13.28%) TDD
5 81 (12.66%) Infrastructure as Code
6 80 (12.50%) Microservices
7 74 (11.56%) Problem-Solving
8 54 (8.44%) Configuration Management
9 52 (8.13%) Scrum
10 50 (7.81%) Fintech
11 48 (7.50%) High Availability
12 46 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
13 45 (7.03%) OO
14 44 (6.88%) Analytics
14 44 (6.88%) Data Science
14 44 (6.88%) Migration
15 42 (6.56%) ETL
16 40 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
17 39 (6.09%) Computer Science
17 39 (6.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 238 (37.19%) Python
2 198 (30.94%) SQL
3 137 (21.41%) JavaScript
4 107 (16.72%) Java
5 79 (12.34%) PHP
6 77 (12.03%) TypeScript
7 71 (11.09%) C#
8 61 (9.53%) PowerShell
9 49 (7.66%) Bash Shell
10 34 (5.31%) ES6
10 34 (5.31%) Ruby
11 32 (5.00%) Scala
12 27 (4.22%) Go
13 26 (4.06%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.56%) C++
15 8 (1.25%) Java 8
16 6 (0.94%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.94%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.78%) Clojure
17 5 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 51 (7.97%) Degree
2 35 (5.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (5.16%) AWS Certification
4 18 (2.81%) Security Cleared
5 15 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 12 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.41%) CCNA
8 9 (1.41%) CCNP
9 8 (1.25%) MCSE
10 6 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
12 3 (0.47%) CISSP
12 3 (0.47%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.47%) VCP5
12 3 (0.47%) VCP6
12 3 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.31%) CCIE
13 2 (0.31%) MCP
13 2 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.84%) QA
2 26 (4.06%) SLA
3 12 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.94%) OpenSCAP
5 5 (0.78%) GDPR
6 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.16%) NIST
System Software
1 189 (29.53%) Docker
2 95 (14.84%) Active Directory
3 54 (8.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (5.16%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.81%) XenDesktop
6 15 (2.34%) vSphere
6 15 (2.34%) XenApp
7 12 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (1.88%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.09%) DFS Replication
9 6 (0.94%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.63%) Postfix
10 4 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.47%) NFS
11 3 (0.47%) Xen
12 2 (0.31%) etcd
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.16%) Lustre
13 1 (0.16%) pfSense
13 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 170 (26.56%) Terraform
2 141 (22.03%) Kubernetes
3 54 (8.44%) Ansible
4 29 (4.53%) SCCM
5 27 (4.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 27 (4.22%) Prometheus
5 27 (4.22%) Puppet
6 23 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (3.59%) SCOM
7 18 (2.81%) Nagios
8 15 (2.34%) Grafana
9 14 (2.19%) logstash
10 12 (1.88%) Opsgenie
11 11 (1.72%) Failover Clustering
11 11 (1.72%) Packer
12 10 (1.56%) Graylog
13 8 (1.25%) SCVMM
14 7 (1.09%) Graphite
14 7 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
15 6 (0.94%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 120 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.47%) VMware
3 55 (8.59%) Citrix
4 30 (4.69%) Oracle
5 29 (4.53%) Cisco
5 29 (4.53%) Veeam
6 25 (3.91%) Google
7 23 (3.59%) Dell
8 22 (3.44%) SolarWinds
9 19 (2.97%) SonicWALL
10 17 (2.66%) HP
11 13 (2.03%) Apple
12 11 (1.72%) Draytek
12 11 (1.72%) FNZ
13 10 (1.56%) Atlassian
14 9 (1.41%) CommVault
14 9 (1.41%) EMC
15 8 (1.25%) IBM
15 8 (1.25%) WooCommerce
16 7 (1.09%) F5