Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 204 289
Rank change year-on-year +11 +85 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 78 92 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.08% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.26% 4.19% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 71 62 22
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +37.50% -
10th Percentile £43,470 £36,875 £33,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £87,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -2.65%

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 1,829 2,195 3,031
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.93% 25.78% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,596 1,781 2,622
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +9 28 £70,000 -15.15% 3
Worcestershire +15 20 £52,500 -4.55% 3
Coventry -4 19 £49,362 -1.28% 1
Solihull -8 7 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Walsall - 2 £38,250 -
Shropshire +14 1 £50,000 -39.39%
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 68 (87.18%) AWS
2 54 (69.23%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (51.28%) Azure
4 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.59%) Web Services
6 33 (42.31%) Amazon S3
7 32 (41.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 32 (41.03%) SQL
8 30 (38.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 28 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
9 28 (35.90%) .NET
9 28 (35.90%) Project Management
10 27 (34.62%) Migration
10 27 (34.62%) VMware
10 27 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (34.62%) Azure Active Directory
11 24 (30.77%) Amazon ECS
12 23 (29.49%) Service Management
12 23 (29.49%) ITIL
13 22 (28.21%) Public Cloud
13 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
14 21 (26.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
14 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
15 20 (25.64%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (25.64%) TOGAF
15 20 (25.64%) PRINCE2
15 20 (25.64%) Line Management
15 20 (25.64%) Cloud Computing
15 20 (25.64%) Azure SQL Database

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 7 (8.97%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) nginx
2 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 68 (87.18%) AWS
2 54 (69.23%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (51.28%) Azure
4 33 (42.31%) Amazon S3
5 32 (41.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 30 (38.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 28 (35.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 27 (34.62%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (30.77%) Amazon ECS
10 20 (25.64%) Cloud Computing
11 18 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
11 18 (23.08%) Serverless
12 10 (12.82%) Office 365
13 9 (11.54%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (10.26%) Amazon ELB
14 8 (10.26%) AWS IoT
15 7 (8.97%) OneDrive
16 5 (6.41%) Route 53
17 4 (5.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 3 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Firewall
2 8 (10.26%) FTP
2 8 (10.26%) HTTP
2 8 (10.26%) MQTT
2 8 (10.26%) SMTP
2 8 (10.26%) SSH
3 7 (8.97%) DHCP
4 4 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (2.56%) LAN
5 2 (2.56%) SAN
5 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) VPN
5 2 (2.56%) WAN
6 1 (1.28%) Internet
6 1 (1.28%) OpenVPN
6 1 (1.28%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 20 (25.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 17 (21.79%) SQL Server
4 12 (15.38%) Amazon Aurora
5 8 (10.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.41%) MySQL
8 2 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) JIRA
2 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 8 (10.26%) Selenium
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.13%) GitLab
5 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Developer
2 24 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Architect
3 20 (25.64%) Solutions Architect
4 19 (24.36%) Senior .NET Developer
4 19 (24.36%) Senior Developer
5 16 (20.51%) Cloud Architect
5 16 (20.51%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.97%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.97%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
6 7 (8.97%) Technical Specialist
7 6 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) AWS Specialist
8 5 (6.41%) Web Specialist
9 4 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.59%) Web Services
2 28 (35.90%) .NET
3 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.26%) Ajax
4 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (10.26%) XML
4 8 (10.26%) XMPP
5 7 (8.97%) .NET Core
5 7 (8.97%) Kendo UI
5 7 (8.97%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (7.69%) RESTful
7 3 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.56%) JCE
8 2 (2.56%) LAMP
8 2 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.56%) Middleware
8 2 (2.56%) REST
8 2 (2.56%) WCF
8 2 (2.56%) WSDL
9 1 (1.28%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.21%) Public Cloud
2 20 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 20 (25.64%) Hybrid Cloud
2 20 (25.64%) Private Cloud
2 20 (25.64%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (10.26%) Algorithms
3 8 (10.26%) Smart Home
4 7 (8.97%) Device Driver
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.56%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.28%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.23%) Windows
2 11 (14.10%) Linux
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) CentOS
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (35.90%) Project Management
3 27 (34.62%) Migration
4 23 (29.49%) ITIL
4 23 (29.49%) Service Management
5 21 (26.92%) Load Balancing
6 20 (25.64%) ITIL V3
6 20 (25.64%) Line Management
6 20 (25.64%) Presales
6 20 (25.64%) PRINCE2
6 20 (25.64%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (25.64%) Technology Roadmap
6 20 (25.64%) TOGAF
7 9 (11.54%) Auto-Scaling
7 9 (11.54%) Computer Science
7 9 (11.54%) DevOps
7 9 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) SQL
2 15 (19.23%) C#
3 12 (15.38%) Python
4 8 (10.26%) C
4 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.41%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.56%) Java
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) CCNA
1 2 (2.56%) CCNP
1 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.56%) Degree
1 2 (2.56%) MCITP
1 2 (2.56%) MCSE
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 27 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (28.21%) Hyper-V
3 20 (25.64%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (16.67%) Docker
5 9 (11.54%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (12.82%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (10.26%) Ansible
3 7 (8.97%) Packer
3 7 (8.97%) Terraform
4 4 (5.13%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.13%) Puppet
5 3 (3.85%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (3.85%) Grafana
5 3 (3.85%) Prometheus
5 3 (3.85%) SCCM
5 3 (3.85%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.28%) Salt
6 1 (1.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (34.62%) VMware
2 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.82%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) AppDynamics
4 3 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (2.56%) Gemalto
5 2 (2.56%) Juniper
5 2 (2.56%) Meraki
5 2 (2.56%) Percona
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (1.28%) Veeam