Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 352 387 427
Rank change year-on-year +35 +40 +110
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 1,190 456 877
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.93% 0.73% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 2.64% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 768 346 715
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £51,438 £42,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +12.00%
75th Percentile £92,500 £77,500 £92,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £91,875 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.55%

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 34,332 17,286 33,756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.77% 27.57% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 21,757 14,610 27,907
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 19 January 2022.

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 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England +29 999 £72,500 +11.54% 141
London -11 630 £85,000 +21.43% 75
UK excluding London -33 395 £60,000 +33.33% 69
Work from Home -29 315 £75,000 +39.53% 32
South East -32 110 £67,500 +12.50% 20
North of England -78 95 £50,000 +14.94% 18
South West -43 53 £50,000 +33.33% 6
North West -63 47 £65,000 +18.18% 12
Midlands -90 44 £46,250 +15.63% 11
Scotland -43 41 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Yorkshire -54 41 £35,000 +7.69% 3
East of England -71 37 £62,500 -3.85% 9
East Midlands -50 23 £47,500 +46.15% 6
West Midlands -90 21 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wales -46 12 £67,500 +35.00%
Northern Ireland -32 7 £75,000 +114.29%
North East -31 6 £23,500 -47.78% 3

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 1,130 (94.96%) AWS
2 685 (57.56%) Amazon S3
3 568 (47.73%) AWS Lambda
4 566 (47.56%) Serverless
5 554 (46.55%) Amazon EC2
6 522 (43.87%) Python
7 489 (41.09%) Docker
8 463 (38.91%) CI/CD
9 456 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
10 434 (36.47%) DevOps
11 429 (36.05%) Terraform
12 409 (34.37%) Software Engineering
13 399 (33.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 368 (30.92%) PostgreSQL
15 339 (28.49%) Azure
16 338 (28.40%) Amazon SQS
17 332 (27.90%) JavaScript
18 304 (25.55%) Kubernetes
19 291 (24.45%) SQL
20 284 (23.87%) Node.js
21 282 (23.70%) React
22 274 (23.03%) Java
23 261 (21.93%) MySQL
24 254 (21.34%) AWS CloudFormation
25 252 (21.18%) Microservices
25 252 (21.18%) Full Stack Development
26 249 (20.92%) TypeScript
27 240 (20.17%) Finance
28 236 (19.83%) Linux
29 230 (19.33%) Amazon Redshift

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 76 (6.39%) Elasticsearch
2 75 (6.30%) Apache Airflow
3 70 (5.88%) Apache Spark
4 67 (5.63%) Apache
5 46 (3.87%) SAS
6 32 (2.69%) SharePoint
7 31 (2.61%) Tomcat
8 27 (2.27%) Luigi
9 23 (1.93%) Confluence
10 20 (1.68%) CMS
11 19 (1.60%) IIS
12 14 (1.18%) MS Exchange
13 13 (1.09%) Jupyter
14 9 (0.76%) WordPress
15 6 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.50%) Skype for Business
16 5 (0.42%) Magnolia
16 5 (0.42%) nginx
17 4 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
17 4 (0.34%) JBoss
Applications
1 23 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.25%) Magento
3 2 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.17%) Shopify
4 1 (0.084%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1,130 (94.96%) AWS
2 685 (57.56%) Amazon S3
3 568 (47.73%) AWS Lambda
4 566 (47.56%) Serverless
5 554 (46.55%) Amazon EC2
6 339 (28.49%) Azure
7 338 (28.40%) Amazon SQS
8 254 (21.34%) AWS CloudFormation
9 196 (16.47%) Amazon ECS
10 178 (14.96%) Amazon EKS
11 158 (13.28%) CloudFront
12 150 (12.61%) GitHub
13 143 (12.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 136 (11.43%) AWS Step Functions
15 122 (10.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 115 (9.66%) GCP
17 100 (8.40%) SaaS
18 96 (8.07%) Microsoft 365
19 95 (7.98%) Amazon EMR
20 80 (6.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 108 (9.08%) DNS
2 59 (4.96%) HTTP
3 50 (4.20%) AMQP
3 50 (4.20%) Cisco IPT
4 45 (3.78%) Firewall
5 30 (2.52%) VPN
6 29 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 28 (2.35%) SAN
8 22 (1.85%) DHCP
9 20 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
9 20 (1.68%) Skype
10 19 (1.60%) Internet
10 19 (1.60%) SSL
11 18 (1.51%) VLAN
12 15 (1.26%) DKIM
12 15 (1.26%) DMARC
12 15 (1.26%) VoIP
13 13 (1.09%) Network Security
14 11 (0.92%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.84%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (33.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 368 (30.92%) PostgreSQL
3 261 (21.93%) MySQL
4 230 (19.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 160 (13.45%) NoSQL
6 154 (12.94%) Big Data
7 151 (12.69%) Amazon Athena
7 151 (12.69%) Redis
8 114 (9.58%) Amazon Aurora
9 109 (9.16%) Relational Database
10 89 (7.48%) MongoDB
11 84 (7.06%) SQL Server
12 83 (6.97%) Data Lake
13 73 (6.13%) Hadoop
14 66 (5.55%) Data Warehouse
15 63 (5.29%) Electronic Patient Records
16 37 (3.11%) Metadata
17 34 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
17 34 (2.86%) Power BI
18 27 (2.27%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 215 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 155 (13.03%) Jenkins
3 90 (7.56%) GitLab
4 87 (7.31%) JIRA
5 75 (6.30%) CircleCI
6 74 (6.22%) Bitbucket
7 55 (4.62%) Selenium
8 34 (2.86%) Cypress.io
9 25 (2.10%) Artifactory
10 23 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (1.68%) JUnit
12 18 (1.51%) Maven
13 17 (1.43%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.43%) webpack
14 15 (1.26%) kappa
15 12 (1.01%) Gradle
15 12 (1.01%) Postman
15 12 (1.01%) Snyk
16 11 (0.92%) SonarQube
17 8 (0.67%) Babel
General
1 240 (20.17%) Finance
2 173 (14.54%) Social Skills
3 118 (9.92%) Front Office
4 69 (5.80%) Marketing
5 60 (5.04%) Retail
6 58 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
7 55 (4.62%) Automotive
8 36 (3.03%) Public Sector
9 34 (2.86%) Banking
10 33 (2.77%) Games
11 16 (1.34%) Advertising
11 16 (1.34%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 15 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (1.09%) Law
13 13 (1.09%) Legal
14 12 (1.01%) Manufacturing
14 12 (1.01%) Presentation Skills
15 10 (0.84%) Digital Economy
16 8 (0.67%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 326 (27.39%) Developer
2 257 (21.60%) Software Engineer
3 156 (13.11%) Data Engineer
4 139 (11.68%) AWS Engineer
5 136 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 109 (9.16%) Senior Developer
7 104 (8.74%) Cloud Engineer
8 101 (8.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 98 (8.24%) React Developer
10 86 (7.23%) Full Stack Developer
11 85 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
12 75 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
13 59 (4.96%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 58 (4.87%) Python Developer
15 54 (4.54%) Senior Data Engineer
16 52 (4.37%) Senior Python Developer
17 51 (4.29%) Architect
18 50 (4.20%) Security Engineer
19 46 (3.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
20 45 (3.78%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (23.87%) Node.js
2 282 (23.70%) React
3 136 (11.43%) Kafka
3 136 (11.43%) REST
4 127 (10.67%) AngularJS
5 121 (10.17%) .NET
6 116 (9.75%) CSS
7 113 (9.50%) HTML
8 98 (8.24%) RESTful
9 96 (8.07%) Material-UI
10 94 (7.90%) Django
11 90 (7.56%) GraphQL
12 77 (6.47%) WebSockets
13 69 (5.80%) Flask
14 59 (4.96%) JSON
14 59 (4.96%) Web Services
15 58 (4.87%) XML
16 54 (4.54%) React Native
17 53 (4.45%) pytest
17 53 (4.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.48%) User Experience
2 45 (3.78%) Video\Live Streaming
3 41 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 39 (3.28%) Video on Demand
5 35 (2.94%) Public Cloud
5 35 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
6 33 (2.77%) Cloud Native
7 29 (2.44%) NHS
8 25 (2.10%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.51%) Data Centre
9 18 (1.51%) Social Media
10 17 (1.43%) Management Information System
11 16 (1.34%) CMDB
12 14 (1.18%) Replication
13 13 (1.09%) Animation
13 13 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 13 (1.09%) Over-the-Top Content
14 12 (1.01%) Blog
14 12 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
14 12 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 236 (19.83%) Linux
2 205 (17.23%) Windows
3 95 (7.98%) Windows Server
4 73 (6.13%) Unix
5 31 (2.61%) Android
6 29 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.35%) Windows Server 2019
8 26 (2.18%) Ubuntu
9 24 (2.02%) Apple iOS
10 22 (1.85%) Windows Server 2016
11 18 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (1.51%) Windows 10
11 18 (1.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (1.26%) CentOS
13 12 (1.01%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.76%) Debian
15 8 (0.67%) VMS
16 4 (0.34%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.34%) OpenWrt
17 3 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (38.91%) CI/CD
2 456 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
3 434 (36.47%) DevOps
4 409 (34.37%) Software Engineering
5 252 (21.18%) Full Stack Development
5 252 (21.18%) Microservices
6 174 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
7 173 (14.54%) TDD
8 166 (13.95%) Analytics
9 152 (12.77%) ETL
10 135 (11.34%) Infrastructure as Code
11 132 (11.09%) Test Automation
12 125 (10.50%) Asset Management
13 109 (9.16%) BDD
14 104 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
15 99 (8.32%) Investment Management
16 98 (8.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 98 (8.24%) Data Modelling
17 97 (8.15%) Scrum
18 96 (8.07%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 522 (43.87%) Python
2 332 (27.90%) JavaScript
3 291 (24.45%) SQL
4 274 (23.03%) Java
5 249 (20.92%) TypeScript
6 169 (14.20%) Bash
7 155 (13.03%) PowerShell
8 104 (8.74%) PHP
9 101 (8.49%) Go
10 97 (8.15%) Scala
11 65 (5.46%) C#
12 41 (3.45%) Ruby
13 24 (2.02%) C++
14 23 (1.93%) ES6
15 21 (1.76%) R
16 20 (1.68%) Shell Script
17 19 (1.60%) PL/SQL
18 18 (1.51%) HiveQL
18 18 (1.51%) Perl
19 12 (1.01%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 135 (11.34%) Degree
2 114 (9.58%) AWS Certification
3 61 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 57 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 56 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 54 (4.54%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (4.20%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 50 (4.20%) CISSP
8 15 (1.26%) CCSP
9 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.76%) MCSA
11 8 (0.67%) MCSE
11 8 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
12 6 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
14 4 (0.34%) CCNA
14 4 (0.34%) OCPJP
14 4 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.34%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.45%) QA
2 29 (2.44%) SLA
3 27 (2.27%) CDISC
3 27 (2.27%) HL7
4 23 (1.93%) Accessibility
5 17 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.18%) IEC 62304
6 14 (1.18%) ISO 13485
7 12 (1.01%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.84%) Data Quality
9 8 (0.67%) GDPR
10 5 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.17%) PMO
13 1 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 489 (41.09%) Docker
2 97 (8.15%) Active Directory
3 62 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 53 (4.45%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.51%) HDFS
6 15 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.76%) Postfix
9 5 (0.42%) vSphere
10 4 (0.34%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.25%) XenApp
11 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.084%) KVM
12 1 (0.084%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 429 (36.05%) Terraform
2 304 (25.55%) Kubernetes
3 127 (10.67%) Ansible
4 61 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
5 58 (4.87%) Puppet
6 45 (3.78%) Grafana
7 34 (2.86%) Prometheus
8 33 (2.77%) Kibana
9 25 (2.10%) Microsoft Intune
9 25 (2.10%) SCCM
10 18 (1.51%) SCOM
11 17 (1.43%) Salt
12 16 (1.34%) Consul
12 16 (1.34%) SCVMM
13 8 (0.67%) Istio
14 7 (0.59%) FortiGate
15 6 (0.50%) Argo
15 6 (0.50%) Nagios
15 6 (0.50%) Packer
16 5 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 198 (16.64%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.89%) VMware
3 64 (5.38%) Oracle
4 62 (5.21%) Databricks
5 56 (4.71%) Google
6 54 (4.54%) Talend
7 53 (4.45%) Citrix
8 37 (3.11%) Veeam
9 31 (2.61%) Informatica
9 31 (2.61%) New Relic
10 27 (2.27%) Alteryx
11 26 (2.18%) Cisco
12 22 (1.85%) SaltStack
13 17 (1.43%) Commvault
13 17 (1.43%) Red Hat
13 17 (1.43%) ServiceNow
14 15 (1.26%) Fortinet
15 13 (1.09%) Atlassian
16 12 (1.01%) Apple
16 12 (1.01%) Cadence