Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
UK
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 405 451 557
Rank change year-on-year +46 +106 +141
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 305 862 799
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.61% 0.63% 0.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.16% 2.31% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 299 738 679
Median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £31,250 £42,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £122,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,593 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -1.73% -8.70% +32.18%

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 14,105 37,241 48,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.37% 27.24% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11,906 30,674 39,559
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020. 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 +38 284 £62,500 -10.71% 83
London +11 164 £67,500 -15.63% 38
UK excluding London +146 134 £51,593 -1.73% 52
Work from Home +6 61 £58,750 +2.17% 25
North of England +124 36 £55,000 +10.00% 17
South West +118 26 £51,593 -10.27% 6
Midlands +63 26 £37,500 -28.57% 9
West Midlands +48 22 £36,250 -32.87% 8
Yorkshire +116 19 £42,500 -15.00% 5
North West +85 16 £55,000 +4.76% 11
East of England +154 15 £65,000 -13.33% 7
South East +159 14 £62,500 +8.70% 6
Wales +56 10 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Scotland +93 6 £65,000 +8.33% 4
East Midlands +77 4 £45,000 +12.50% 1
North East +20 1 £32,500 -40.37% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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.

1 259 (84.92%) AWS
2 157 (51.48%) Amazon EC2
3 141 (46.23%) Amazon S3
4 129 (42.30%) Python
5 112 (36.72%) Linux
5 112 (36.72%) DevOps
6 111 (36.39%) SQL
7 91 (29.84%) Serverless
8 85 (27.87%) Azure
9 83 (27.21%) AWS Lambda
10 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
11 78 (25.57%) Docker
12 77 (25.25%) Microsoft
13 74 (24.26%) Windows
14 73 (23.93%) Terraform
15 66 (21.64%) Java
16 63 (20.66%) PostgreSQL
17 60 (19.67%) Jenkins
18 59 (19.34%) SQL Server
19 55 (18.03%) Active Directory
19 55 (18.03%) Kubernetes
20 53 (17.38%) Git (software)
21 51 (16.72%) Office 365
21 51 (16.72%) JavaScript
22 49 (16.07%) Windows Server
23 47 (15.41%) Amazon ELB
24 46 (15.08%) Amazon Redshift
24 46 (15.08%) Configuration Management
25 45 (14.75%) DNS
25 45 (14.75%) VMware

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 24 (7.87%) IIS
2 20 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 19 (6.23%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (5.57%) Apache Spark
5 16 (5.25%) Skype for Business
6 15 (4.92%) Confluence
7 13 (4.26%) Apache Airflow
8 12 (3.93%) Luigi
8 12 (3.93%) Moodle
9 6 (1.97%) Apache
9 6 (1.97%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.64%) GeoServer
11 4 (1.31%) Hyperledger
12 3 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.66%) nginx
13 2 (0.66%) WordPress
14 1 (0.33%) CMS
14 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
14 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) BASE24
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 259 (84.92%) AWS
2 157 (51.48%) Amazon EC2
3 141 (46.23%) Amazon S3
4 91 (29.84%) Serverless
5 85 (27.87%) Azure
6 83 (27.21%) AWS Lambda
7 51 (16.72%) Office 365
8 47 (15.41%) Amazon ELB
9 44 (14.43%) Route 53
10 39 (12.79%) Amazon SQS
11 35 (11.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 33 (10.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 33 (10.82%) AWS CloudFormation
13 27 (8.85%) GCP
14 23 (7.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 23 (7.54%) Power Platform
14 23 (7.54%) SaaS
15 22 (7.21%) Amazon Kinesis
16 20 (6.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 19 (6.23%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (14.75%) DNS
2 40 (13.11%) VPN
3 36 (11.80%) DHCP
3 36 (11.80%) Firewall
4 15 (4.92%) SAN
4 15 (4.92%) Skype
5 14 (4.59%) LAN
5 14 (4.59%) WAN
6 11 (3.61%) Wireless
7 8 (2.62%) Unified Communications
8 7 (2.30%) HTTP
8 7 (2.30%) TCP/IP
8 7 (2.30%) VLAN
9 6 (1.97%) Network Security
9 6 (1.97%) VoIP
10 5 (1.64%) FTP
10 5 (1.64%) NetScaler
10 5 (1.64%) SMTP
10 5 (1.64%) SSH
11 3 (0.98%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.66%) PostgreSQL
2 59 (19.34%) SQL Server
3 46 (15.08%) Amazon Redshift
4 44 (14.43%) MySQL
5 41 (13.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 40 (13.11%) NoSQL
7 34 (11.15%) MongoDB
8 30 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
9 28 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (8.52%) Redis
11 23 (7.54%) Big Data
11 23 (7.54%) Power BI
12 22 (7.21%) Data Lake
13 20 (6.56%) Amazon Athena
14 19 (6.23%) Relational Database
15 18 (5.90%) Tableau
16 15 (4.92%) Hadoop
16 15 (4.92%) Snowflake Schema
17 14 (4.59%) BigQuery
17 14 (4.59%) Looker
Development Applications
1 60 (19.67%) Jenkins
2 53 (17.38%) Git (software)
3 40 (13.11%) JIRA
4 18 (5.90%) SonarQube
5 16 (5.25%) Maven
6 15 (4.92%) Bitbucket
7 14 (4.59%) JUnit
8 12 (3.93%) DbUnit
8 12 (3.93%) jMock
8 12 (3.93%) Mockito
9 10 (3.28%) GitLab
10 9 (2.95%) Vagrant
11 7 (2.30%) Bitbucket Server
11 7 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.97%) Artifactory
12 6 (1.97%) GoCD
13 5 (1.64%) Subversion
14 4 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
15 3 (0.98%) eggPlant
15 3 (0.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 27 (8.85%) Finance
2 13 (4.26%) Public Sector
3 8 (2.62%) Marketing
4 6 (1.97%) Law
5 5 (1.64%) Advertising
6 4 (1.31%) Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Games
7 3 (0.98%) Retail
8 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 64 (20.98%) Developer
1 64 (20.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 34 (11.15%) Data Engineer
3 33 (10.82%) AWS Engineer
4 29 (9.51%) AWS DevOps
5 26 (8.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 18 (5.90%) Java Developer
7 17 (5.57%) PHP Developer
8 16 (5.25%) 3rd Line Support
8 16 (5.25%) Support Engineer
9 15 (4.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 15 (4.92%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 14 (4.59%) DBA
10 14 (4.59%) Senior Developer
11 13 (4.26%) Python Engineer
12 12 (3.93%) Analyst
12 12 (3.93%) Architect
12 12 (3.93%) Moodle Developer
12 12 (3.93%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (14.10%) REST
2 37 (12.13%) HTML
3 36 (11.80%) CSS
4 35 (11.48%) Kafka
5 29 (9.51%) Web Services
6 28 (9.18%) AngularJS
6 28 (9.18%) SOAP
6 28 (9.18%) Spring
7 23 (7.54%) Node.js
7 23 (7.54%) React
8 22 (7.21%) .NET
9 21 (6.89%) RESTful
10 18 (5.90%) PySpark
11 15 (4.92%) ActiveMQ
12 14 (4.59%) Hibernate
13 13 (4.26%) Spark Streaming
14 12 (3.93%) PowerMock
14 12 (3.93%) Spring Boot
15 11 (3.61%) Spring Cloud
16 9 (2.95%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.49%) Data Centre
2 20 (6.56%) Replication
3 16 (5.25%) Public Cloud
3 16 (5.25%) User Experience
4 15 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.26%) Clustering
5 13 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 12 (3.93%) e-Learning
6 12 (3.93%) SCORM
7 11 (3.61%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.62%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.31%) Cloud Native
10 4 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.98%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.98%) Renewable Energy
12 2 (0.66%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.66%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 112 (36.72%) Linux
2 74 (24.26%) Windows
3 49 (16.07%) Windows Server
4 31 (10.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (7.21%) Windows 10
6 18 (5.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (5.90%) Windows Server 2016
7 17 (5.57%) CentOS
8 15 (4.92%) Unix
9 14 (4.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (3.93%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (3.61%) Windows 7
12 9 (2.95%) Mac OS X
13 8 (2.62%) Windows 8
14 7 (2.30%) CoreOS
15 5 (1.64%) Fedora
16 4 (1.31%) Android
16 4 (1.31%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
17 3 (0.98%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (36.72%) DevOps
2 82 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (15.08%) Configuration Management
4 43 (14.10%) ITIL
5 41 (13.44%) Infrastructure as Code
5 41 (13.44%) Scrum
5 41 (13.44%) TDD
6 40 (13.11%) Migration
7 32 (10.49%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (10.49%) Microservices
8 28 (9.18%) ETL
8 28 (9.18%) OO
8 28 (9.18%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (8.52%) Open Source
10 25 (8.20%) Data Science
11 24 (7.87%) MVC
12 23 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
12 23 (7.54%) Software Engineering
13 22 (7.21%) Analytics
14 20 (6.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 129 (42.30%) Python
2 111 (36.39%) SQL
3 66 (21.64%) Java
4 51 (16.72%) JavaScript
5 35 (11.48%) PHP
6 33 (10.82%) Bash Shell
7 24 (7.87%) PowerShell
8 23 (7.54%) Ruby
9 15 (4.92%) Scala
10 13 (4.26%) C++
11 12 (3.93%) C#
11 12 (3.93%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.62%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.62%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.97%) Perl
14 5 (1.64%) Java 8
15 4 (1.31%) Go
16 3 (0.98%) VB
17 2 (0.66%) Groovy
17 2 (0.66%) Jython
Qualifications
1 39 (12.79%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.15%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.21%) Degree
4 19 (6.23%) AWS Certification
5 17 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.30%) MCSE
8 5 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.98%) PhD
10 2 (0.66%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.66%) MCP
10 2 (0.66%) MCSA
10 2 (0.66%) VCP5
10 2 (0.66%) VCP6
10 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.33%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.33%) CISSP
11 1 (0.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.23%) SLA
2 7 (2.30%) QA
3 6 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.31%) HIPAA
4 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.98%) GDPR
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
6 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 78 (25.57%) Docker
2 55 (18.03%) Active Directory
3 37 (12.13%) Hyper-V
4 25 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (5.90%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (3.93%) Postfix
6 12 (3.93%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (2.30%) GlusterFS
7 7 (2.30%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.98%) vSphere
8 3 (0.98%) XenApp
8 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.66%) Xen
10 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.33%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.33%) etcd
10 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.33%) vCloud
10 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (23.93%) Terraform
2 55 (18.03%) Kubernetes
3 39 (12.79%) Ansible
4 28 (9.18%) Puppet
5 16 (5.25%) Nagios
6 14 (4.59%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (3.93%) Prometheus
7 12 (3.93%) SCCM
7 12 (3.93%) SCVMM
8 9 (2.95%) Grafana
8 9 (2.95%) SCOM
9 8 (2.62%) Backup Exec
9 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (2.62%) Packer
9 8 (2.62%) Rancher
10 5 (1.64%) Graphite
11 4 (1.31%) logstash
11 4 (1.31%) WSUS
12 3 (0.98%) Kibana
12 3 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 77 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.75%) VMware
3 31 (10.16%) Oracle
4 29 (9.51%) Veeam
5 21 (6.89%) Citrix
6 17 (5.57%) SolarWinds
7 16 (5.25%) Red Hat
8 15 (4.92%) Atlassian
9 14 (4.59%) Splunk
10 12 (3.93%) HP
11 11 (3.61%) AppDynamics
11 11 (3.61%) Dell
12 10 (3.28%) Cisco
13 9 (2.95%) NetApp
14 7 (2.30%) Asigra
15 6 (1.97%) HubSpot
15 6 (1.97%) New Relic
15 6 (1.97%) Percona
15 6 (1.97%) ServiceNow
16 4 (1.31%) SonicWALL