Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 386 424 520
Rank change year-on-year +38 +96 +182
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 462 874 813
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.70% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.66% 2.57% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 422 789 693
Median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £122,500 £93,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +10.00%

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 17,395 34,027 43,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.36% 27.07% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14,576 28,178 36,317
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 24 January 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 24 January 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 +21 409 £65,000 -3.70% 103
London +5 247 £70,000 -9.68% 51
UK excluding London +137 193 £45,000 -14.29% 55
Work from Home -21 96 £52,500 - 18
North of England +52 56 £43,500 -24.35% 18
Midlands +49 34 £40,000 -23.81% 7
South West +70 31 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Yorkshire +43 31 £32,500 -48.41% 4
West Midlands +43 28 £52,500 - 5
South East +104 24 £61,250 +6.52% 11
Scotland +52 22 £50,000 - 1
North West +44 18 £55,000 -4.35% 12
Wales +42 14 £50,000 +33.33% 1
East of England +100 10 £52,500 -25.00% 6
North East +20 7 £45,000 -32.55% 2
East Midlands +64 6 £32,500 -8.45% 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £35,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 386 (83.55%) AWS
2 238 (51.52%) Amazon EC2
3 237 (51.30%) Amazon S3
4 205 (44.37%) Python
5 186 (40.26%) DevOps
6 162 (35.06%) Serverless
7 151 (32.68%) AWS Lambda
8 145 (31.39%) Linux
9 141 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
10 140 (30.30%) SQL
11 133 (28.79%) Azure
12 122 (26.41%) Docker
13 107 (23.16%) Microsoft
14 102 (22.08%) Terraform
15 90 (19.48%) Windows
15 90 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
16 86 (18.61%) Active Directory
17 83 (17.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 78 (16.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 77 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
20 76 (16.45%) Jenkins
21 75 (16.23%) Kubernetes
22 72 (15.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 72 (15.58%) Route 53
22 72 (15.58%) Infrastructure as Code
23 70 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
23 70 (15.15%) VMware
23 70 (15.15%) Git (software)
24 67 (14.50%) Amazon SQS
25 64 (13.85%) Java

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 26 (5.63%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.11%) Apache
3 19 (4.11%) Apache Spark
4 16 (3.46%) Confluence
4 16 (3.46%) IIS
5 14 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
6 12 (2.60%) MS Exchange
7 9 (1.95%) Luigi
8 8 (1.73%) Skype for Business
9 7 (1.52%) Moodle
9 7 (1.52%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.30%) nginx
11 5 (1.08%) GeoServer
12 4 (0.87%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.65%) CMS
14 2 (0.43%) WordPress
15 1 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Shopify
2 2 (0.43%) Magento
2 2 (0.43%) Tradar
3 1 (0.22%) BASE24
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 386 (83.55%) AWS
2 238 (51.52%) Amazon EC2
3 237 (51.30%) Amazon S3
4 162 (35.06%) Serverless
5 151 (32.68%) AWS Lambda
6 133 (28.79%) Azure
7 83 (17.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 77 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
9 72 (15.58%) Route 53
9 72 (15.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 70 (15.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 67 (14.50%) Amazon SQS
12 63 (13.64%) Office 365
13 60 (12.99%) Amazon ECS
14 42 (9.09%) Amazon EKS
15 39 (8.44%) Amazon Kinesis
16 34 (7.36%) CloudFront
16 34 (7.36%) GCP
17 30 (6.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 30 (6.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 57 (12.34%) DNS
2 46 (9.96%) Firewall
3 37 (8.01%) DHCP
4 35 (7.58%) VPN
5 26 (5.63%) SAN
6 15 (3.25%) TCP/IP
7 13 (2.81%) SSH
7 13 (2.81%) VLAN
8 12 (2.60%) NetScaler
9 11 (2.38%) FTP
9 11 (2.38%) HTTP
9 11 (2.38%) Skype
9 11 (2.38%) Wireless
10 9 (1.95%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.73%) NAS
11 8 (1.73%) SMTP
12 7 (1.52%) AMQP
12 7 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (1.52%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (19.48%) PostgreSQL
2 78 (16.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 60 (12.99%) Amazon Redshift
4 50 (10.82%) MySQL
5 48 (10.39%) NoSQL
6 43 (9.31%) MongoDB
6 43 (9.31%) SQL Server
7 42 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 35 (7.58%) Redis
9 29 (6.28%) Relational Database
10 25 (5.41%) Data Lake
11 19 (4.11%) Amazon Athena
12 18 (3.90%) Big Data
12 18 (3.90%) Hadoop
13 17 (3.68%) Cosmos DB
13 17 (3.68%) Tableau
14 16 (3.46%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (3.46%) Power BI
15 15 (3.25%) Snowflake Schema
16 13 (2.81%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 76 (16.45%) Jenkins
2 70 (15.15%) Git (software)
3 42 (9.09%) JIRA
4 30 (6.49%) GitLab
5 19 (4.11%) Bitbucket
6 12 (2.60%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.38%) Maven
8 10 (2.16%) Cypress.io
8 10 (2.16%) JUnit
9 9 (1.95%) CircleCI
9 9 (1.95%) DbUnit
9 9 (1.95%) jMock
9 9 (1.95%) Mockito
9 9 (1.95%) SonarQube
9 9 (1.95%) Vagrant
10 8 (1.73%) Subversion
11 7 (1.52%) GoCD
12 6 (1.30%) git-flow
12 6 (1.30%) Selenium
13 5 (1.08%) Metasploit
General
1 63 (13.64%) Finance
2 19 (4.11%) Law
2 19 (4.11%) Marketing
3 12 (2.60%) Public Sector
4 11 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.16%) Banking
5 10 (2.16%) Legal
6 7 (1.52%) Games
7 5 (1.08%) Back Office
7 5 (1.08%) Billing
8 4 (0.87%) Retail
9 3 (0.65%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (18.40%) DevOps Engineer
2 74 (16.02%) Developer
3 46 (9.96%) Data Engineer
4 42 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 41 (8.87%) Architect
5 41 (8.87%) AWS DevOps
6 34 (7.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 34 (7.36%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (4.98%) Infrastructure Architect
8 21 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (4.33%) Senior Developer
10 19 (4.11%) AWS Architect
10 19 (4.11%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.11%) Support Engineer
11 18 (3.90%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (3.90%) Analyst
12 17 (3.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 17 (3.68%) AWS Infrastructure Architect
12 17 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
12 17 (3.68%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.61%) CSS
2 44 (9.52%) HTML
3 43 (9.31%) Web Services
4 37 (8.01%) REST
5 35 (7.58%) Node.js
6 34 (7.36%) React
7 31 (6.71%) RESTful
8 30 (6.49%) Kafka
9 25 (5.41%) AngularJS
10 24 (5.19%) .NET
10 24 (5.19%) Spring
11 21 (4.55%) Lambda Expressions
12 19 (4.11%) OAuth
12 19 (4.11%) SOAP
13 17 (3.68%) Elastic Stack
13 17 (3.68%) PySpark
14 16 (3.46%) HTML5
15 15 (3.25%) PostGIS
16 13 (2.81%) ActiveMQ
17 12 (2.60%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 19 (4.11%) Public Cloud
2 19 (4.11%) User Experience
3 18 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (3.25%) Cloud Native
6 12 (2.60%) Replication
7 9 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 8 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (1.52%) Life Science
9 7 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.30%) e-Learning
10 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Cloud
10 6 (1.30%) PKI
10 6 (1.30%) SCORM
11 5 (1.08%) Device Driver
11 5 (1.08%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 145 (31.39%) Linux
2 90 (19.48%) Windows
3 51 (11.04%) Windows Server
4 26 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (5.63%) Windows Server 2016
5 22 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 19 (4.11%) CentOS
7 18 (3.90%) Android
8 13 (2.81%) Unix
9 11 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 11 (2.38%) VMS
9 11 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (2.16%) Apple iOS
10 10 (2.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 8 (1.73%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.30%) Debian
12 6 (1.30%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.08%) Fedora
13 5 (1.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (40.26%) DevOps
2 141 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (15.58%) Infrastructure as Code
4 60 (12.99%) Configuration Management
5 57 (12.34%) TDD
6 52 (11.26%) Software Engineering
7 48 (10.39%) Microservices
7 48 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
8 47 (10.17%) ITIL
8 47 (10.17%) Migration
9 44 (9.52%) Fintech
10 43 (9.31%) High Availability
11 38 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
13 34 (7.36%) Scrum
14 33 (7.14%) Data Science
15 32 (6.93%) ETL
16 30 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (6.28%) BDD
18 26 (5.63%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 205 (44.37%) Python
2 140 (30.30%) SQL
3 64 (13.85%) Java
3 64 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 58 (12.55%) PowerShell
5 51 (11.04%) PHP
6 37 (8.01%) C#
7 34 (7.36%) Bash Shell
8 26 (5.63%) Ruby
9 20 (4.33%) Go
10 18 (3.90%) Scala
11 15 (3.25%) ES6
12 14 (3.03%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.38%) TypeScript
14 7 (1.52%) C++
15 4 (0.87%) Google Apps Script
15 4 (0.87%) VB
16 3 (0.65%) Jython
17 2 (0.43%) Java 8
17 2 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (7.36%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.71%) Degree
2 31 (6.71%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.28%) AWS Certification
4 23 (4.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (2.16%) MCSE
7 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.08%) CCNA
8 5 (1.08%) CCNP
9 4 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.87%) VCP5
9 4 (0.87%) VCP6
9 4 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.65%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.65%) PhD
11 2 (0.43%) CISSP
11 2 (0.43%) MCP
11 2 (0.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.63%) QA
2 25 (5.41%) SLA
3 6 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.08%) GDPR
5 4 (0.87%) OpenSCAP
6 1 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.22%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 122 (26.41%) Docker
2 86 (18.61%) Active Directory
3 47 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (8.44%) Hyper-V
5 16 (3.46%) XenDesktop
6 15 (3.25%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (2.81%) XenApp
8 12 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (2.38%) vSphere
10 9 (1.95%) Postfix
11 3 (0.65%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.65%) DFS Replication
11 3 (0.65%) NFS
11 3 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.65%) Xen
12 2 (0.43%) etcd
12 2 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.22%) Lustre
13 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 102 (22.08%) Terraform
2 75 (16.23%) Kubernetes
3 54 (11.69%) Ansible
4 31 (6.71%) Puppet
5 27 (5.84%) SCCM
6 24 (5.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 21 (4.55%) Prometheus
7 21 (4.55%) SCOM
8 20 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
9 16 (3.46%) Nagios
10 11 (2.38%) Grafana
10 11 (2.38%) Packer
11 10 (2.16%) logstash
11 10 (2.16%) SCVMM
12 9 (1.95%) Failover Clustering
13 8 (1.73%) Opsgenie
14 7 (1.52%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.52%) Graphite
15 6 (1.30%) Graylog
15 6 (1.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 107 (23.16%) Microsoft
2 70 (15.15%) VMware
3 48 (10.39%) Citrix
4 36 (7.79%) Veeam
5 33 (7.14%) Oracle
6 24 (5.19%) SolarWinds
7 23 (4.98%) Cisco
8 21 (4.55%) Dell
9 16 (3.46%) Atlassian
10 15 (3.25%) HP
11 13 (2.81%) SonicWALL
12 12 (2.60%) Google
13 11 (2.38%) Red Hat
14 10 (2.16%) Apple
14 10 (2.16%) NetApp
15 9 (1.95%) CommVault
15 9 (1.95%) FNZ
16 8 (1.73%) EMC
17 7 (1.52%) Asigra
18 6 (1.30%) Qualys