Period
to 20 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 293 -
Rank change year-on-year +56 - -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 63 37 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.37% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.80% 1.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 34 0
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £36,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.78% - -
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% +14.87%

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 2,246 3,017 3,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.55% 30.17% 26.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,825 2,637 2,613
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £22,800
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 September 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 September 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 +20 26 £82,500 +106.25% 1
Coventry - 25 £50,000 - 3
Solihull -5 6 £65,000 +80.56% 1
Worcestershire - 4 £46,250 -
Shropshire - 2 £82,500 -
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 62 (98.41%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (69.84%) SQL
3 38 (60.32%) Amazon EC2
3 38 (60.32%) Amazon S3
4 32 (50.79%) Web Services
5 29 (46.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 28 (44.44%) Python
7 27 (42.86%) Linux
7 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 25 (39.68%) MySQL
9 24 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
9 24 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (34.92%) Java
10 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
10 22 (34.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (33.33%) High Availability
11 21 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
12 20 (31.75%) Degree
12 20 (31.75%) Computer Science
12 20 (31.75%) Ansible
13 19 (30.16%) Presales
13 19 (30.16%) Project Management
14 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
15 17 (26.98%) Network Security
15 17 (26.98%) DB2
15 17 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
15 17 (26.98%) AWS Lambda
15 17 (26.98%) Serverless
15 17 (26.98%) Relational 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 5 (7.94%) Apache
1 5 (7.94%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (7.94%) nginx
2 4 (6.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 62 (98.41%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (60.32%) Amazon EC2
2 38 (60.32%) Amazon S3
3 27 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 24 (38.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 22 (34.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 21 (33.33%) Amazon SQS
7 17 (26.98%) AWS Lambda
7 17 (26.98%) Serverless
8 16 (25.40%) Amazon Kinesis
9 15 (23.81%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (15.87%) Office 365
10 10 (15.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (9.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (7.94%) AWS CloudTrail
14 5 (7.94%) PaaS
15 4 (6.35%) CloudFront
15 4 (6.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.98%) Network Security
2 4 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.17%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) NAS
3 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 25 (39.68%) MySQL
3 24 (38.10%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (34.92%) MongoDB
5 18 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 17 (26.98%) DB2
6 17 (26.98%) RDBMS
6 17 (26.98%) Relational Database
7 15 (23.81%) Amazon Redshift
7 15 (23.81%) Cosmos DB
8 9 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
11 2 (3.17%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (3.17%) MariaDB
11 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 12c
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.35%) GoCD
4 3 (4.76%) GitLab
5 2 (3.17%) Ant
5 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.17%) Gatling
5 2 (3.17%) Maven
5 2 (3.17%) NeoLoad
5 2 (3.17%) Selenium
6 1 (1.59%) gulp
6 1 (1.59%) PhantomJS
6 1 (1.59%) webpack
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Architect
2 25 (39.68%) Cloud Architect
3 17 (26.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 17 (26.98%) DBA
3 17 (26.98%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (25.40%) Database Architect
5 14 (22.22%) Lead Architect
6 12 (19.05%) Administrator
7 11 (17.46%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 9 (14.29%) Applications Support
9 8 (12.70%) Applications Engineer
9 8 (12.70%) Applications Support Engineer
9 8 (12.70%) Support Engineer
10 5 (7.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (6.35%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (6.35%) Senior Applications Engineer
11 4 (6.35%) Senior Applications Support
11 4 (6.35%) Senior Support Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) Linux Consultant
12 3 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) Web Services
2 12 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
3 10 (15.87%) .NET
3 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
3 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 9 (14.29%) CSS
4 9 (14.29%) HTML
4 9 (14.29%) React
5 8 (12.70%) Java EE
5 8 (12.70%) jQuery
6 2 (3.17%) LAMP
6 2 (3.17%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.59%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.59%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.59%) Laravel
7 1 (1.59%) React Native
7 1 (1.59%) SOAP
7 1 (1.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.59%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) Computer Science
2 17 (26.98%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (25.40%) Data Centre
4 13 (20.63%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (14.29%) Private Cloud
5 9 (14.29%) Public Cloud
6 7 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (7.94%) Data Structures
8 2 (3.17%) PKI
9 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Unix
2 1 (1.59%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) High Availability
2 19 (30.16%) Presales
2 19 (30.16%) Project Management
3 17 (26.98%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (26.98%) Performance Metrics
4 15 (23.81%) Identity Access Management
4 15 (23.81%) Mathematics
4 15 (23.81%) Vendor Relationship Management
5 11 (17.46%) DevOps
6 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) ITIL
7 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 9 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 9 (14.29%) Migration
7 9 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 9 (14.29%) Scrum
7 9 (14.29%) Service Management
7 9 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (69.84%) SQL
2 28 (44.44%) Python
3 22 (34.92%) Java
4 10 (15.87%) PL/SQL
4 10 (15.87%) Scala
4 10 (15.87%) Shell Script
5 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) PHP
6 8 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.35%) Jython
7 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Degree
2 15 (23.81%) MCSA
2 15 (23.81%) MCSE
2 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (17.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (17.46%) Master's Degree
4 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (23.81%) Active Directory
1 15 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (11.11%) Docker
4 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (31.75%) Ansible
2 16 (25.40%) Puppet
3 14 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (9.52%) Kibana
4 6 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.52%) logstash
5 4 (6.35%) Graphite
5 4 (6.35%) Nagios
5 4 (6.35%) Terraform
6 2 (3.17%) Consul
6 2 (3.17%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.17%) Grafana
6 2 (3.17%) Rancher
6 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
6 2 (3.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.81%) VMware
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 4 (6.35%) Cylance
4 4 (6.35%) McAfee
4 4 (6.35%) Trend Micro
5 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.17%) Dynatrace
5 2 (3.17%) Riverbed