Period
to 15 June 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 15 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
15 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 355 430 490
Rank change year-on-year +75 +60 +190
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 889 517 823
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.88% 0.62% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 2.27% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 640 415 633
10th Percentile £33,750 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -21.74% +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 26,995 22,752 40,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.73% 27.15% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 19,560 18,655 33,241
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 15 June 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 15 June 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 +81 799 £67,500 +3.85% 140
London +60 506 £80,000 +14.29% 71
UK excluding London +45 328 £45,000 -21.74% 79
Work from Home -57 249 £77,500 +24.00% 37
South West -4 86 £39,500 -39.23% 10
North of England -29 77 £45,000 -25.00% 21
South East +16 69 £60,000 +4.35% 13
Midlands -18 48 £45,000 -5.26% 16
North West -4 41 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Yorkshire -62 25 £45,000 -28.00% 10
East Midlands -7 24 £35,000 -11.95% 4
West Midlands -40 20 £29,500 -37.89% 12
Wales +21 18 £87,500 +133.33% 4
Northern Ireland +6 18 £77,500 - 1
Scotland -32 14 £51,250 +17.14% 7
North East - 11 £45,000 - 4
East of England -14 6 £55,000 -21.43% 7

For the 6 months to 15 June 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.

1 808 (90.89%) AWS
2 435 (48.93%) Amazon EC2
3 431 (48.48%) Amazon S3
4 413 (46.46%) Serverless
5 401 (45.11%) AWS Lambda
6 380 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
7 318 (35.77%) DevOps
8 317 (35.66%) Python
9 307 (34.53%) Terraform
10 300 (33.75%) Docker
11 288 (32.40%) JavaScript
12 282 (31.72%) Software Engineering
13 257 (28.91%) SQL
14 252 (28.35%) Kubernetes
15 250 (28.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 241 (27.11%) React
17 240 (27.00%) Amazon SQS
18 237 (26.66%) Node.js
19 230 (25.87%) Finance
20 220 (24.75%) TypeScript
21 204 (22.95%) Linux
22 190 (21.37%) Social Skills
23 188 (21.15%) Java
24 183 (20.58%) MySQL
25 181 (20.36%) Web Services
26 178 (20.02%) Azure
27 174 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
28 163 (18.34%) Microservices
29 159 (17.89%) AWS CloudFormation
30 149 (16.76%) Amazon ECS

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 55 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
2 46 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 39 (4.39%) Apache
4 32 (3.60%) Apache Airflow
5 31 (3.49%) Cloud Foundry
6 29 (3.26%) Confluence
7 20 (2.25%) IIS
8 19 (2.14%) CMS
9 18 (2.02%) WordPress
10 17 (1.91%) Luigi
10 17 (1.91%) MS Exchange
11 15 (1.69%) nginx
12 14 (1.57%) SharePoint
13 11 (1.24%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.56%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.56%) Skype for Business
15 4 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
16 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
17 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
17 1 (0.11%) Moodle
Applications
1 33 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (1.80%) Magento
2 10 (1.12%) Shopify
3 1 (0.11%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 808 (90.89%) AWS
2 435 (48.93%) Amazon EC2
3 431 (48.48%) Amazon S3
4 413 (46.46%) Serverless
5 401 (45.11%) AWS Lambda
6 240 (27.00%) Amazon SQS
7 178 (20.02%) Azure
8 159 (17.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 149 (16.76%) Amazon ECS
10 144 (16.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 128 (14.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 126 (14.17%) CloudFront
13 108 (12.15%) SaaS
14 99 (11.14%) Amazon EKS
15 89 (10.01%) AWS Step Functions
16 81 (9.11%) Route 53
17 75 (8.44%) Amazon ELB
18 68 (7.65%) Microsoft 365
19 67 (7.54%) GitHub
20 63 (7.09%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.31%) DNS
2 52 (5.85%) Firewall
3 43 (4.84%) VPN
4 35 (3.94%) DHCP
5 33 (3.71%) TCP/IP
6 25 (2.81%) VLAN
7 23 (2.59%) Internet
7 23 (2.59%) SAN
8 15 (1.69%) HTTP
9 13 (1.46%) SSL
10 12 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (1.24%) SSH
12 10 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.12%) VoIP
13 8 (0.90%) Cisco ISE
13 8 (0.90%) Skype
13 8 (0.90%) SMTP
14 7 (0.79%) Extranet
14 7 (0.79%) Intranet
14 7 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 250 (28.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 183 (20.58%) MySQL
3 174 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
4 119 (13.39%) NoSQL
5 91 (10.24%) Amazon Redshift
6 84 (9.45%) SQL Server
7 82 (9.22%) Relational Database
8 76 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
9 75 (8.44%) Big Data
10 57 (6.41%) Redis
11 49 (5.51%) Amazon Aurora
12 43 (4.84%) MongoDB
13 38 (4.27%) Hadoop
14 35 (3.94%) Data Lake
15 28 (3.15%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (2.81%) BigQuery
17 17 (1.91%) Power BI
17 17 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (1.69%) Amazon Athena
19 13 (1.46%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 142 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 98 (11.02%) Jenkins
3 75 (8.44%) JIRA
4 55 (6.19%) GitLab
5 37 (4.16%) Bitbucket
6 30 (3.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (2.92%) Cypress.io
8 22 (2.47%) Visual Studio
9 17 (1.91%) Maven
10 15 (1.69%) CircleCI
11 14 (1.57%) SonarQube
12 13 (1.46%) PyCharm
13 12 (1.35%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.24%) JUnit
14 11 (1.24%) PHPUnit
14 11 (1.24%) ReSharper
15 10 (1.12%) Mockito
16 9 (1.01%) Selenium
17 8 (0.90%) Vagrant
18 7 (0.79%) git-flow
General
1 230 (25.87%) Finance
2 190 (21.37%) Social Skills
3 84 (9.45%) Front Office
4 65 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (5.62%) Legal
6 47 (5.29%) Presentation Skills
7 41 (4.61%) Marketing
8 39 (4.39%) Public Sector
9 31 (3.49%) Local Government
10 30 (3.37%) Games
11 28 (3.15%) Retail
12 22 (2.47%) Banking
13 21 (2.36%) Financial Institution
13 21 (2.36%) Law
14 19 (2.14%) Advertising
15 16 (1.80%) Automotive
15 16 (1.80%) Billing
16 9 (1.01%) Documentation Skills
16 9 (1.01%) Telecoms
17 8 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 286 (32.17%) Developer
2 117 (13.16%) Software Engineer
3 98 (11.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 89 (10.01%) React Developer
5 77 (8.66%) AWS Developer
6 71 (7.99%) Data Engineer
7 61 (6.86%) AWS Engineer
8 58 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
9 53 (5.96%) Architect
9 53 (5.96%) Senior Developer
10 47 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
11 46 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
12 44 (4.95%) Backend Developer
13 39 (4.39%) AWS DevOps
14 34 (3.82%) Senior DevOps
14 34 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 31 (3.49%) Python Engineer
15 31 (3.49%) Support Engineer
16 28 (3.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 27 (3.04%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (27.11%) React
2 237 (26.66%) Node.js
3 181 (20.36%) Web Services
4 132 (14.85%) AngularJS
5 114 (12.82%) CSS
6 109 (12.26%) REST
7 90 (10.12%) .NET
8 75 (8.44%) HTML
9 72 (8.10%) Material-UI
10 62 (6.97%) Kafka
11 57 (6.41%) RESTful
12 51 (5.74%) .NET Core
12 51 (5.74%) Spring
13 48 (5.40%) React Native
14 46 (5.17%) Vue.js
15 42 (4.72%) Angular 2
16 41 (4.61%) GraphQL
17 38 (4.27%) Spring Boot
18 37 (4.16%) Redux
18 37 (4.16%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 33 (3.71%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (3.60%) User Experience
3 31 (3.49%) Blog
4 29 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 22 (2.47%) Data Structures
5 22 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.36%) Data Centre
7 20 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 15 (1.69%) Cloud Native
8 15 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.69%) Tandem
9 9 (1.01%) Clustering
9 9 (1.01%) Replication
10 8 (0.90%) Life Science
10 8 (0.90%) PKI
11 7 (0.79%) CMDB
11 7 (0.79%) Fat Client
11 7 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 204 (22.95%) Linux
2 113 (12.71%) Windows
3 57 (6.41%) Android
4 55 (6.19%) Windows Server
5 38 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 35 (3.94%) Unix
7 29 (3.26%) Ubuntu
8 26 (2.92%) Windows 10
9 17 (1.91%) CentOS
10 16 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (1.69%) Windows Server 2016
12 13 (1.46%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.24%) VMS
14 9 (1.01%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2019
16 7 (0.79%) Debian
16 7 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 5 (0.56%) zOS
18 4 (0.45%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 318 (35.77%) DevOps
3 282 (31.72%) Software Engineering
4 163 (18.34%) Microservices
5 142 (15.97%) TDD
6 118 (13.27%) Scrum
7 113 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
8 108 (12.15%) Infrastructure as Code
9 98 (11.02%) OO
10 89 (10.01%) Asset Management
11 85 (9.56%) Investment Management
11 85 (9.56%) Mentoring
12 72 (8.10%) Coaching
13 70 (7.87%) Analytics
13 70 (7.87%) Fintech
14 67 (7.54%) Pair Programming
15 61 (6.86%) Kanban
16 60 (6.75%) Continuous Delivery
17 58 (6.52%) Front End Development
18 56 (6.30%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 317 (35.66%) Python
2 288 (32.40%) JavaScript
3 257 (28.91%) SQL
4 220 (24.75%) TypeScript
5 188 (21.15%) Java
6 115 (12.94%) C#
7 91 (10.24%) PHP
8 72 (8.10%) Bash Shell
9 69 (7.76%) PowerShell
10 52 (5.85%) ES6
11 51 (5.74%) Ruby
12 45 (5.06%) Go
13 42 (4.72%) Scala
14 32 (3.60%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.70%) Java 8
16 22 (2.47%) Kotlin
17 21 (2.36%) C++
18 17 (1.91%) Clojure
19 7 (0.79%) R
20 6 (0.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 77 (8.66%) Degree
2 38 (4.27%) AWS Certification
3 34 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.57%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (1.24%) SC Cleared
7 9 (1.01%) CCNA
7 9 (1.01%) CCNP
8 8 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 8 (0.90%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.67%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (0.56%) CISSP
10 5 (0.56%) MCP
11 4 (0.45%) MCSA
12 3 (0.34%) MCSE
13 2 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 2 (0.22%) CCIE
13 2 (0.22%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.50%) QA
2 28 (3.15%) SLA
3 17 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.67%) Accessibility
6 5 (0.56%) OpenSCAP
7 4 (0.45%) GDPR
7 4 (0.45%) ISO 13485
7 4 (0.45%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.34%) IEC 62304
9 2 (0.22%) PMO
10 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
System Software
1 300 (33.75%) Docker
2 80 (9.00%) Active Directory
3 45 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (3.82%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.80%) vSphere
6 12 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (0.90%) BitLocker
8 8 (0.90%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.79%) DFS Replication
10 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.67%) XenApp
11 5 (0.56%) vCloud
12 3 (0.34%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.22%) NFS
13 2 (0.22%) pfSense
13 2 (0.22%) Postfix
13 2 (0.22%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.22%) Varnish
14 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 307 (34.53%) Terraform
2 252 (28.35%) Kubernetes
3 61 (6.86%) Ansible
4 40 (4.50%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (3.71%) Prometheus
6 30 (3.37%) Puppet
7 26 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 22 (2.47%) SCCM
9 17 (1.91%) SCOM
10 15 (1.69%) Grafana
11 13 (1.46%) Istio
12 12 (1.35%) Packer
13 9 (1.01%) Failover Clustering
14 8 (0.90%) Jamf Pro
14 8 (0.90%) SCVMM
15 7 (0.79%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.79%) logstash
15 7 (0.79%) Opsgenie
16 6 (0.67%) Graylog
16 6 (0.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 129 (14.51%) Microsoft
2 63 (7.09%) VMware
3 47 (5.29%) Citrix
4 45 (5.06%) Google
5 42 (4.72%) Oracle
6 24 (2.70%) Cisco
7 22 (2.47%) Veeam
8 16 (1.80%) Apple
8 16 (1.80%) HP
8 16 (1.80%) Talend
8 16 (1.80%) WooCommerce
9 14 (1.57%) Dell
10 13 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.35%) SolarWinds
11 12 (1.35%) SonicWALL
12 10 (1.12%) CommVault
13 8 (0.90%) Draytek
13 8 (0.90%) F5
13 8 (0.90%) SAP
13 8 (0.90%) Splunk