Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 293 -
Rank change year-on-year +122 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 111 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.43% 0.23% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 65 9 0
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% - -

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 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 1,929 2,822 2,862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.78% 28.73% 27.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,535 2,361 2,410
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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
Birmingham +49 64 £75,000 +87.50% 7
Coventry - 36 £50,000 -
Solihull +17 7 £65,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £44,000 -
Staffordshire +18 1 £45,000 -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (76.58%) Amazon EC2
3 82 (73.87%) Amazon S3
4 81 (72.97%) SQL
5 70 (63.06%) Web Services
6 58 (52.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 58 (52.25%) Azure Active Directory
7 53 (47.75%) Presales
7 53 (47.75%) Project Management
8 50 (45.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 46 (41.44%) AWS CloudFormation
10 44 (39.64%) Python
11 38 (34.23%) Amazon SQS
12 37 (33.33%) Java
13 36 (32.43%) Linux
14 35 (31.53%) MySQL
15 34 (30.63%) Thought Leadership
16 33 (29.73%) Self-Motivation
17 32 (28.83%) Serverless
17 32 (28.83%) Amazon Redshift
17 32 (28.83%) Data Centre
17 32 (28.83%) AWS Lambda
17 32 (28.83%) .NET
17 32 (28.83%) Service Management
18 31 (27.93%) PostgreSQL
18 31 (27.93%) Amazon Kinesis
19 30 (27.03%) Relational Database
19 30 (27.03%) Amazon EMR
19 30 (27.03%) Identity Access Management
19 30 (27.03%) Cosmos DB

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 (11.71%) Apache
1 13 (11.71%) nginx
2 8 (7.21%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.90%) Confluence
3 1 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (22.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 111 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (76.58%) Amazon EC2
3 82 (73.87%) Amazon S3
4 58 (52.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 58 (52.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (41.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 38 (34.23%) Amazon SQS
7 32 (28.83%) AWS Lambda
7 32 (28.83%) Serverless
8 31 (27.93%) Amazon Kinesis
9 30 (27.03%) Amazon EMR
10 29 (26.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 29 (26.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 25 (22.52%) Cloud Computing
11 25 (22.52%) Office 365
12 10 (9.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (6.31%) AWS CloudTrail
14 5 (4.50%) GitHub
14 5 (4.50%) Route 53
15 2 (1.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (27.03%) Network Security
2 5 (4.50%) DNS
2 5 (4.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (3.60%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (45.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 35 (31.53%) MySQL
3 32 (28.83%) Amazon Redshift
4 31 (27.93%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (27.03%) Cosmos DB
5 30 (27.03%) RDBMS
5 30 (27.03%) Relational Database
6 28 (25.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (20.72%) MongoDB
8 22 (19.82%) NoSQL
9 21 (18.92%) DB2
10 7 (6.31%) SQL Server
11 4 (3.60%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (3.60%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.90%) GitLab
4 1 (0.90%) gulp
4 1 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) PhantomJS
4 1 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 6 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (1.80%) Retail
Job Titles
1 77 (69.37%) Architect
2 56 (50.45%) Cloud Architect
3 51 (45.95%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 51 (45.95%) Solutions Architect
4 28 (25.23%) Lead Architect
5 26 (23.42%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 21 (18.92%) Database Architect
7 20 (18.02%) DBA
8 17 (15.32%) Administrator
9 12 (10.81%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (10.81%) Applications Support
9 12 (10.81%) Applications Support Engineer
9 12 (10.81%) Support Engineer
10 11 (9.91%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (7.21%) Developer
12 6 (5.41%) Web Developer
13 5 (4.50%) Cloud Engineer
14 4 (3.60%) Full Stack Web Developer
14 4 (3.60%) Senior Applications Support
14 4 (3.60%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (63.06%) Web Services
2 32 (28.83%) .NET
3 26 (23.42%) ASP.NET
3 26 (23.42%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (17.12%) React
5 18 (16.22%) jQuery
6 13 (11.71%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.71%) CSS
6 13 (11.71%) HTML
7 12 (10.81%) Java EE
8 10 (9.01%) LAMP
8 10 (9.01%) LEMP Stack
9 9 (8.11%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Core
10 7 (6.31%) REST
10 7 (6.31%) SOAP
11 6 (5.41%) .NET Framework
11 6 (5.41%) Entity Framework
12 5 (4.50%) LAPP Stack
13 1 (0.90%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.73%) Self-Motivation
2 32 (28.83%) Data Centre
3 28 (25.23%) Private Cloud
3 28 (25.23%) Public Cloud
4 26 (23.42%) Hybrid Cloud
5 21 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.50%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 36 (32.43%) Linux
2 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.80%) Windows
4 1 (0.90%) Android
4 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (47.75%) Presales
1 53 (47.75%) Project Management
2 34 (30.63%) Thought Leadership
3 32 (28.83%) Service Management
4 30 (27.03%) Identity Access Management
4 30 (27.03%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 28 (25.23%) ITIL
5 28 (25.23%) ITIL V3
5 28 (25.23%) Load Balancing
5 28 (25.23%) PRINCE2
5 28 (25.23%) Technical Architecture
5 28 (25.23%) TOGAF
6 27 (24.32%) Migration
7 25 (22.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 25 (22.52%) Line Management
8 24 (21.62%) Data Protection
9 22 (19.82%) Computer Science
10 21 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (18.92%) High Availability
10 21 (18.92%) Performance Metrics
Programming Languages
1 81 (72.97%) SQL
2 44 (39.64%) Python
3 37 (33.33%) Java
4 29 (26.13%) Shell Script
5 25 (22.52%) PL/SQL
5 25 (22.52%) Scala
6 20 (18.02%) JavaScript
7 17 (15.32%) PHP
8 7 (6.31%) C#
9 5 (4.50%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.90%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 30 (27.03%) MCSA
1 30 (27.03%) MCSE
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (22.52%) Security Cleared
3 22 (19.82%) Degree
4 9 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (8.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (21.62%) GDPR
2 8 (7.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (27.03%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.23%) Virtual Machines
3 27 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (20.72%) Hyper-V
5 5 (4.50%) Docker
6 4 (3.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (20.72%) Puppet
2 20 (18.02%) Ansible
3 19 (17.12%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (9.01%) Terraform
5 5 (4.50%) Packer
6 4 (3.60%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.32%) VMware
3 4 (3.60%) Cylance
3 4 (3.60%) McAfee
3 4 (3.60%) Trend Micro
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle