Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 297 -
Rank change year-on-year +87 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 92 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.08% 0.30% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.20% 1.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 62 22 0
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.50% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year +18.18% -2.65% +2.73%

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 2,189 3,046 3,118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.64% 29.82% 26.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,775 2,635 2,612
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,050 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.10% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Birmingham +38 48 £82,500 +106.25% 5
Coventry - 36 £50,000 - 2
Solihull - 5 £65,000 - 1
Shropshire - 2 £82,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £55,000 - 2
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 92 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (77.17%) SQL
3 65 (70.65%) Amazon S3
4 62 (67.39%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (55.43%) Web Services
6 48 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 46 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 46 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 40 (43.48%) Presales
9 39 (42.39%) Project Management
10 38 (41.30%) Python
10 38 (41.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 35 (38.04%) MySQL
11 35 (38.04%) PostgreSQL
12 34 (36.96%) Linux
12 34 (36.96%) Amazon SQS
13 31 (33.70%) Java
14 28 (30.43%) RDBMS
14 28 (30.43%) Network Security
14 28 (30.43%) Relational Database
14 28 (30.43%) AWS Lambda
14 28 (30.43%) Serverless
15 27 (29.35%) Amazon Kinesis
15 27 (29.35%) Amazon Redshift
16 26 (28.26%) Amazon EMR
16 26 (28.26%) Identity Access Management
16 26 (28.26%) Vendor Relationship Management
16 26 (28.26%) Cosmos DB
16 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
16 26 (28.26%) Active Directory

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 9 (9.78%) Apache
1 9 (9.78%) nginx
2 8 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.09%) Confluence
3 1 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.09%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 92 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (70.65%) Amazon S3
3 62 (67.39%) Amazon EC2
4 48 (52.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 46 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 38 (41.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 34 (36.96%) Amazon SQS
8 28 (30.43%) AWS Lambda
8 28 (30.43%) Serverless
9 27 (29.35%) Amazon Kinesis
10 26 (28.26%) Amazon EMR
11 21 (22.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (21.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (20.65%) Office 365
14 17 (18.48%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (7.61%) AWS CloudTrail
16 6 (6.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 4 (4.35%) IaaS
17 4 (4.35%) PaaS
18 1 (1.09%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.43%) Network Security
2 5 (5.43%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.17%) DNS
3 2 (2.17%) NAS
3 2 (2.17%) SAN
3 2 (2.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 35 (38.04%) MySQL
2 35 (38.04%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (30.43%) RDBMS
3 28 (30.43%) Relational Database
4 27 (29.35%) Amazon Redshift
5 26 (28.26%) Cosmos DB
6 25 (27.17%) MongoDB
7 24 (26.09%) NoSQL
8 23 (25.00%) DB2
9 20 (21.74%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
11 2 (2.17%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.26%) GitLab
4 2 (2.17%) Ant
4 2 (2.17%) Artifactory
4 2 (2.17%) Gatling
4 2 (2.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.17%) Maven
4 2 (2.17%) NeoLoad
4 2 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.09%) gulp
5 1 (1.09%) JIRA
5 1 (1.09%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.09%) webpack
Job Titles
1 69 (75.00%) Architect
2 46 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 38 (41.30%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 38 (41.30%) Solutions Architect
4 24 (26.09%) Lead Architect
5 23 (25.00%) Database Architect
6 22 (23.91%) DBA
7 21 (22.83%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 18 (19.57%) Administrator
9 12 (13.04%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (13.04%) Applications Support
9 12 (13.04%) Applications Support Engineer
9 12 (13.04%) Support Engineer
10 7 (7.61%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Senior Applications Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Senior Applications Support
12 4 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
13 3 (3.26%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 3 (3.26%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (55.43%) Web Services
2 20 (21.74%) .NET
2 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
3 13 (14.13%) CSS
3 13 (14.13%) HTML
3 13 (14.13%) React
4 12 (13.04%) Java EE
4 12 (13.04%) jQuery
5 11 (11.96%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (6.52%) LAMP
6 6 (6.52%) LEMP Stack
7 5 (5.43%) LAPP Stack
8 1 (1.09%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.09%) HTML5
8 1 (1.09%) Node.js
8 1 (1.09%) React Native
8 1 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.09%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Self-Motivation
2 24 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 24 (26.09%) Data Centre
3 23 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (21.74%) Private Cloud
4 20 (21.74%) Public Cloud
5 18 (19.57%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.17%) PKI
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 34 (36.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.48%) Presales
2 39 (42.39%) Project Management
3 26 (28.26%) Identity Access Management
3 26 (28.26%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 23 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (25.00%) High Availability
4 23 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
5 21 (22.83%) Mathematics
6 20 (21.74%) ITIL
6 20 (21.74%) ITIL V3
6 20 (21.74%) Load Balancing
6 20 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 20 (21.74%) Service Management
6 20 (21.74%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (21.74%) TOGAF
7 19 (20.65%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (20.65%) Migration
8 17 (18.48%) Line Management
9 13 (14.13%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (13.04%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 71 (77.17%) SQL
2 38 (41.30%) Python
3 31 (33.70%) Java
4 19 (20.65%) PL/SQL
4 19 (20.65%) Scala
4 19 (20.65%) Shell Script
5 14 (15.22%) JavaScript
6 13 (14.13%) PHP
7 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (1.09%) PHP 7
9 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (28.26%) MCSA
1 26 (28.26%) MCSE
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (26.09%) Degree
3 19 (20.65%) Security Cleared
4 9 (9.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (9.78%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.70%) GDPR
1 8 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (28.26%) Active Directory
2 21 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (21.74%) Virtual Machines
4 15 (16.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (23.91%) Ansible
2 21 (22.83%) Puppet
3 19 (20.65%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.52%) Terraform
5 2 (2.17%) Consul
5 2 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.17%) Grafana
5 2 (2.17%) Kibana
5 2 (2.17%) Kubernetes
5 2 (2.17%) logstash
5 2 (2.17%) Rancher
5 2 (2.17%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.83%) VMware
3 4 (4.35%) Cylance
3 4 (4.35%) McAfee
3 4 (4.35%) Trend Micro
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle
5 2 (2.17%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.17%) Dynatrace
5 2 (2.17%) Riverbed