Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 276 279 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 - +336
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 31 48 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.49% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.26% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 23 48 0
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% +22.22%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,467 2,920 3,297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.15% 29.83% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2,004 2,546 2,783
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Amazon RDS in the West Midlands

Amazon RDS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Amazon RDS in the West Midlands

Amazon RDS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Amazon RDS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Amazon RDS in the West Midlands

Amazon RDS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Amazon RDS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Worcestershire +33 12 £45,000 - 1
Birmingham -11 6 £40,000 +10.34% 1
Coventry - 4 £50,000 - 2
Staffordshire +5 3 - -
Solihull -18 3 £46,000 +27.78% 1
Shropshire - 2 £82,500 -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Amazon RDS.

1 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (67.74%) Linux
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
4 19 (61.29%) High Availability
5 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
5 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
6 16 (51.61%) Ansible
6 16 (51.61%) Docker
7 15 (48.39%) logstash
7 15 (48.39%) Kibana
7 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
7 15 (48.39%) Elastic Stack
7 15 (48.39%) Python
7 15 (48.39%) CloudFront
7 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
8 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
8 14 (45.16%) VMware
8 14 (45.16%) Kubernetes
9 13 (41.94%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (41.94%) Java
9 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
10 12 (38.71%) Xen
10 12 (38.71%) Oracle
10 12 (38.71%) Jython
10 12 (38.71%) Nagios
10 12 (38.71%) Graphite
10 12 (38.71%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (38.71%) GoCD
11 11 (35.48%) Data Centre

Amazon RDS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 13 (41.94%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Confluence
3 1 (3.23%) nginx
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (93.55%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (48.39%) Amazon EC2
2 15 (48.39%) CloudFront
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (16.13%) SaaS
4 5 (16.13%) Serverless
4 5 (16.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (12.90%) Amazon S3
5 4 (12.90%) PaaS
6 3 (9.68%) Office 365
7 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (6.45%) GitHub
7 2 (6.45%) IaaS
7 2 (6.45%) Route 53
8 1 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (3.23%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DNS
2 5 (16.13%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) VPN
3 3 (9.68%) SSH
4 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) VSAN
5 1 (3.23%) ICMP
5 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MongoDB
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (32.26%) Oracle Database
3 6 (19.35%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (19.35%) MySQL
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
4 5 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.68%) DB2
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.45%) MariaDB
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Jenkins
2 12 (38.71%) GoCD
3 2 (6.45%) Ant
3 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
3 2 (6.45%) Gatling
3 2 (6.45%) GitLab
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
3 2 (6.45%) NeoLoad
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Consultant
1 9 (29.03%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) IT Consultant
2 8 (25.81%) IT Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Linux Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Developer
5 4 (12.90%) DBA
5 4 (12.90%) Linux Support
6 3 (9.68%) Applications Support
6 3 (9.68%) Cloud Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Security Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (25.81%) Web Services
3 4 (12.90%) Node.js
4 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.68%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) CSS3
4 3 (9.68%) HTML
4 3 (9.68%) HTML5
4 3 (9.68%) Sass
5 1 (3.23%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Computer Science
2 11 (35.48%) Data Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (9.68%) Fintech
4 3 (9.68%) Private Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.45%) PKI
6 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (3.23%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (22.58%) Unix
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Mac OS X
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) High Availability
2 12 (38.71%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (35.48%) DevOps
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (12.90%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) Document Management
5 4 (12.90%) Microservices
5 4 (12.90%) Open Source
5 4 (12.90%) Speech Recognition
6 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) Expense Management
6 3 (9.68%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Python
3 13 (41.94%) Bash Shell
3 13 (41.94%) Java
4 12 (38.71%) Jython
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Master's Degree
3 3 (9.68%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Docker
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (38.71%) Xen
4 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) Squid
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (51.61%) Ansible
2 15 (48.39%) Kibana
2 15 (48.39%) logstash
3 14 (45.16%) Kubernetes
4 12 (38.71%) Graphite
4 12 (38.71%) Nagios
5 2 (6.45%) Consul
5 2 (6.45%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (6.45%) Grafana
5 2 (6.45%) Puppet
5 2 (6.45%) Rancher
5 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (6.45%) Terraform
5 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
6 1 (3.23%) collectd
6 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.23%) StatsD
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 12 (38.71%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
4 3 (9.68%) BT
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
5 2 (6.45%) Dynatrace
5 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
6 1 (3.23%) Google
6 1 (3.23%) SaltStack