Period
to 5 July 2020

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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 172 219 279
Rank change year-on-year +47 +60 -9
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 26 73 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.91% 0.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 3.70% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 56 39
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £86,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +14.29%

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 1,071 1,974 2,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.63% 24.72% 25.99%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1,584 2,055
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,325 £27,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,775 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Amazon RDS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Amazon RDS as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Amazon RDS in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 5 July 2020.

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 5 July 2020. 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 +25 15 £65,000 - 5
Solihull - 8 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire +34 1 - - 1
Coventry +20 1 £35,000 -36.36% 2
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 2020, 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 17 (65.38%) AWS
2 15 (57.69%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) Amazon S3
3 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 10 (38.46%) Azure
4 10 (38.46%) ActiveMQ
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) Docker
5 9 (34.62%) Windows 10
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (34.62%) Office 365
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
5 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (26.92%) OneDrive
7 7 (26.92%) DevOps
7 7 (26.92%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (26.92%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (26.92%) Serverless
7 7 (26.92%) Device Driver
7 7 (26.92%) MySQL
7 7 (26.92%) DHCP
7 7 (26.92%) Web Development

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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) AWS
2 15 (57.69%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (42.31%) Amazon S3
4 10 (38.46%) Azure
4 10 (38.46%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) Office 365
6 8 (30.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (26.92%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (26.92%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (26.92%) OneDrive
7 7 (26.92%) Serverless
8 6 (23.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (11.54%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (11.54%) Route 53
11 2 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (3.85%) IaaS
12 1 (3.85%) PaaS
12 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Redis
3 4 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.85%) GIS
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) GitLab
3 4 (15.38%) DbUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 4 (15.38%) jMock
3 4 (15.38%) JUnit
3 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 4 (15.38%) Mockito
3 4 (15.38%) SonarQube
4 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
5 2 (7.69%) JIRA
6 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 2 (7.69%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) C++ Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Implementation Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Office 365 Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
2 6 (23.08%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (34.62%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) OpenCV
3 6 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 5 (19.23%) Spring
5 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
5 4 (15.38%) JPA
5 4 (15.38%) PowerMock
5 4 (15.38%) RESTful
5 4 (15.38%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (11.54%) REST
7 2 (7.69%) Spring Boot
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
8 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.85%) HTML
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows 10
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2016
3 6 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (11.54%) VMS
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Web Development
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 6 (23.08%) Requirements Gathering
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Video Processing
5 5 (19.23%) Kanban
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) Open Source
7 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (3.85%) MVC
9 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) C
1 6 (23.08%) C++
1 6 (23.08%) Embedded C
1 6 (23.08%) PHP
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) Java 8
4 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) Docker
2 4 (15.38%) Postfix
3 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (15.38%) Terraform
3 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Dell
2 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) HubSpot
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) NetApp
2 1 (3.85%) Palo Alto
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.85%) VMware