Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 911 1108
Rank change year-on-year +201 +197 +40
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 514 344 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.17% 0.093%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.95% 0.58% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 406 292 175
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £35,000 £34,400
90th Percentile £83,125 £87,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -15.00%

Amazon RDS is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54351 59326 68955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.71% 30.02% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 45243 50674 58160
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017. 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 +198 502 £55,000 - 48
London +86 288 £65,000 +8.33% 28
UK excluding London +190 225 £40,000 -11.11% 21
South East +108 62 £37,500 -29.91% 11
Midlands +81 48 £36,000 -15.29% 2
West Midlands - 43 £36,000 - 2
East of England +49 42 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North of England -11 42 £41,500 -2.35% 3
North West -8 24 £35,000 -18.60% 2
South West - 20 £43,000 - 2
Yorkshire +1 14 £50,000 +17.65% 1
East Midlands +26 5 £27,750 -34.71%
Channel Islands - 5 £65,000 -
North East - 4 £37,250 -
Scotland +20 3 £47,500 +75.93% 1
Wales +15 3 £40,000 +37.93%

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing Amazon RDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 487 (94.75%) Amazon AWS
2 322 (62.65%) Amazon EC2
3 277 (53.89%) Linux
4 225 (43.77%) DevOps
5 177 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
6 169 (32.88%) Amazon S3
7 159 (30.93%) AWS CloudFormation
8 151 (29.38%) Windows
9 146 (28.40%) SQL
9 146 (28.40%) MySQL
10 145 (28.21%) Docker
11 140 (27.24%) Git (software)
12 131 (25.49%) SQL Server
13 122 (23.74%) Java
14 119 (23.15%) JavaScript
15 114 (22.18%) Microsoft
16 113 (21.98%) Jenkins
17 106 (20.62%) Degree
18 104 (20.23%) MongoDB
19 102 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
20 101 (19.65%) NoSQL
20 101 (19.65%) Puppet
20 101 (19.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
21 96 (18.68%) PostgreSQL
22 94 (18.29%) Microservices
23 92 (17.90%) Opscode Chef
24 91 (17.70%) Python
25 89 (17.32%) .NET
26 87 (16.93%) Web Services
27 84 (16.34%) Apache

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 84 (16.34%) Apache
2 83 (16.15%) nginx
3 81 (15.76%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (7.98%) Confluence
5 31 (6.03%) IIS
6 28 (5.45%) SharePoint
7 23 (4.47%) MS Exchange
8 19 (3.70%) Apache Solr
9 17 (3.31%) OpenStack
9 17 (3.31%) Tomcat
10 16 (3.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 13 (2.53%) Skype for Business
12 12 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (2.14%) Apache Spark
14 9 (1.75%) CMS
15 7 (1.36%) Apache Airflow
15 7 (1.36%) Drupal
16 6 (1.17%) ColdFusion
17 5 (0.97%) SAS
17 5 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (4.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.19%) assyst
2 1 (0.19%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 487 (94.75%) Amazon AWS
2 322 (62.65%) Amazon EC2
3 169 (32.88%) Amazon S3
4 159 (30.93%) AWS CloudFormation
5 102 (19.84%) Microsoft Azure
6 101 (19.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 74 (14.40%) AWS Lambda
8 72 (14.01%) Amazon SQS
9 64 (12.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 60 (11.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 52 (10.12%) Amazon ELB
12 46 (8.95%) GitHub
13 33 (6.42%) IaaS
13 33 (6.42%) PaaS
14 32 (6.23%) Amazon EMR
14 32 (6.23%) Office 365
15 29 (5.64%) AWS OpsWorks
16 25 (4.86%) Route 53
17 20 (3.89%) SaaS
18 19 (3.70%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 68 (13.23%) DNS
2 62 (12.06%) Firewall
3 48 (9.34%) TCP/IP
4 31 (6.03%) DHCP
4 31 (6.03%) VPN
5 27 (5.25%) VLAN
6 24 (4.67%) LAN
7 20 (3.89%) SAN
7 20 (3.89%) WAN
8 17 (3.31%) Unified Communications
9 15 (2.92%) HTTP
10 13 (2.53%) Network Security
11 12 (2.33%) Internet
12 10 (1.95%) SSH
12 10 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.75%) IP Telephony
13 9 (1.75%) OpenVPN
13 9 (1.75%) tcpdump
14 8 (1.56%) VoIP
15 7 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (28.40%) MySQL
2 131 (25.49%) SQL Server
3 104 (20.23%) MongoDB
4 101 (19.65%) NoSQL
5 96 (18.68%) PostgreSQL
6 74 (14.40%) Relational Database
7 44 (8.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 35 (6.81%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (4.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 25 (4.86%) Blockchain
10 23 (4.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 23 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (4.28%) Big Data
12 21 (4.09%) Redis
12 21 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 18 (3.50%) InfluxDB
14 18 (3.50%) Qlik Sense
15 16 (3.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 140 (27.24%) Git (software)
2 113 (21.98%) Jenkins
3 72 (14.01%) JIRA
4 43 (8.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 33 (6.42%) gulp
6 32 (6.23%) TeamCity
7 30 (5.84%) Subversion
8 29 (5.64%) PhantomJS
8 29 (5.64%) webpack
9 27 (5.25%) GitLab
10 23 (4.47%) Visual Studio
11 21 (4.09%) JSUnit
12 17 (3.31%) Bitbucket
13 13 (2.53%) Maven
13 13 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (2.33%) PHPUnit
14 12 (2.33%) Vagrant
15 11 (2.14%) Travis CI
16 10 (1.95%) Gradle
17 8 (1.56%) Spock
General
1 41 (7.98%) Finance
2 36 (7.00%) Marketing
3 22 (4.28%) Advertising
4 20 (3.89%) Retail
5 12 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.36%) Electronics
6 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.97%) Games
7 5 (0.97%) Music Industry
8 4 (0.78%) Law
8 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) French Language
10 2 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.39%) Publishing
10 2 (0.39%) Swedish Language
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 150 (29.18%) Developer
2 123 (23.93%) DevOps Engineer
3 72 (14.01%) AWS Engineer
4 61 (11.87%) AWS DevOps
5 54 (10.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 53 (10.31%) Cloud Engineer
7 50 (9.73%) DBA
8 44 (8.56%) Senior Developer
9 41 (7.98%) PHP Developer
10 35 (6.81%) Senior DevOps
11 33 (6.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 33 (6.42%) Software Developer
12 29 (5.64%) Administrator
12 29 (5.64%) SQL Developer
13 26 (5.06%) Architect
13 26 (5.06%) SQL DBA
14 24 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
14 24 (4.67%) Senior PHP Developer
15 23 (4.47%) JavaScript Developer
16 22 (4.28%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (17.32%) .NET
2 87 (16.93%) Web Services
3 67 (13.04%) LAMP
4 66 (12.84%) HTML
5 62 (12.06%) CSS
6 59 (11.48%) LEMP Stack
7 56 (10.89%) React
8 52 (10.12%) Backbone.js
9 49 (9.53%) Node.js
10 46 (8.95%) AngularJS
11 43 (8.37%) Laravel
12 36 (7.00%) HTML5
12 36 (7.00%) Symfony
13 34 (6.61%) Elastic Stack
14 32 (6.23%) ASP.NET
14 32 (6.23%) Memcached
15 30 (5.84%) CodeIgniter
15 30 (5.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 29 (5.64%) Vue.js
17 27 (5.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.59%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.03%) Data Centre
4 28 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
5 17 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.92%) PKI
7 13 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 13 (2.53%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.33%) Clustering
9 11 (2.14%) Fintech
9 11 (2.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.95%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.95%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.95%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.75%) Smart Meter
12 8 (1.56%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.78%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.78%) Replication
14 3 (0.58%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 277 (53.89%) Linux
2 151 (29.38%) Windows
3 84 (16.34%) Windows Server
4 45 (8.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (7.39%) CentOS
6 28 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 28 (5.45%) Ubuntu
7 25 (4.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (3.89%) Android
9 17 (3.31%) Apple iOS
10 15 (2.92%) Debian
11 12 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (2.14%) Unix
13 7 (1.36%) Mac OS X
13 7 (1.36%) Windows 7
14 6 (1.17%) Windows 10
14 6 (1.17%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.39%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (43.77%) DevOps
2 177 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
3 94 (18.29%) Microservices
4 72 (14.01%) Business Intelligence
5 71 (13.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 62 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (12.06%) Scrum
6 62 (12.06%) Software Engineering
7 59 (11.48%) Configuration Management
8 57 (11.09%) MVC
9 54 (10.51%) Migration
10 50 (9.73%) OOP
11 46 (8.95%) OO
12 44 (8.56%) ITIL
13 40 (7.78%) Mentoring
14 38 (7.39%) SOA
15 37 (7.20%) Load Balancing
16 36 (7.00%) Analytics
16 36 (7.00%) Data Migration
16 36 (7.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 146 (28.40%) SQL
2 122 (23.74%) Java
3 119 (23.15%) JavaScript
4 91 (17.70%) Python
5 83 (16.15%) PHP
6 78 (15.18%) Ruby
7 75 (14.59%) Bash Shell
8 51 (9.92%) PowerShell
9 45 (8.75%) C#
10 35 (6.81%) Perl
11 29 (5.64%) PHP 7
11 29 (5.64%) XPath
12 25 (4.86%) CoffeeScript
13 21 (4.09%) VB.NET
14 18 (3.50%) Go
15 17 (3.31%) Groovy
15 17 (3.31%) T-SQL
16 15 (2.92%) VB
16 15 (2.92%) VBA
16 15 (2.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 106 (20.62%) Degree
2 49 (9.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (5.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (4.86%) Master's Degree
5 23 (4.47%) MCSE
6 18 (3.50%) MCP
7 17 (3.31%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (3.31%) MCSA
8 15 (2.92%) AWS Certification
9 7 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.78%) CCNA
11 4 (0.78%) Security Cleared
12 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
13 2 (0.39%) CCNP
13 2 (0.39%) MCITP
13 2 (0.39%) MCT
13 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.19%) CISSP
14 1 (0.19%) IBM WebSphere Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.45%) QA
2 17 (3.31%) SLA
3 13 (2.53%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.14%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) GCP
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) WAI
System Software
1 145 (28.21%) Docker
2 69 (13.42%) Active Directory
3 54 (10.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (5.25%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (2.72%) KVM
7 11 (2.14%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (2.14%) vSphere
8 9 (1.75%) Varnish
9 6 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.17%) Xen
10 5 (0.97%) XenApp
10 5 (0.97%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.78%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.39%) NFS
12 2 (0.39%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.19%) Ceph
13 1 (0.19%) LXC
Systems Management
1 101 (19.65%) Puppet
2 92 (17.90%) Opscode Chef
3 79 (15.37%) Ansible
4 38 (7.39%) Terraform
5 30 (5.84%) Nagios
6 27 (5.25%) Kubernetes
7 23 (4.47%) Salt
8 20 (3.89%) Packer
9 16 (3.11%) HAProxy
10 13 (2.53%) Consul
11 11 (2.14%) Mesos
12 10 (1.95%) Backup Exec
13 9 (1.75%) Icinga
13 9 (1.75%) Nmap
14 8 (1.56%) vCenter Server
15 7 (1.36%) Kibana
16 6 (1.17%) logstash
16 6 (1.17%) SCOM
17 5 (0.97%) SCCM
17 5 (0.97%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 114 (22.18%) Microsoft
2 70 (13.62%) Oracle
3 65 (12.65%) VMware
4 38 (7.39%) Citrix
5 36 (7.00%) New Relic
6 33 (6.42%) Cisco
7 32 (6.23%) Atlassian
8 26 (5.06%) HP
8 26 (5.06%) Red Hat
9 23 (4.47%) Cognizant
10 17 (3.31%) AppDynamics
11 15 (2.92%) Vertica
12 14 (2.72%) Zend
13 13 (2.53%) Dell
13 13 (2.53%) NetApp
14 12 (2.33%) CheckPoint
15 11 (2.14%) Google
16 10 (1.95%) Veeam
17 9 (1.75%) Splunk
18 8 (1.56%) Percona