Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 176 291
Rank change year-on-year -17 +115 -
Permanent jobs citing Amazon RDS 70 111 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.03% 1.44% 0.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.08% 5.81% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 80 65 9
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £43,722 £33,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £87,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +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 1,716 1,911 2,777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.25% 24.73% 28.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,517 2,313
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,375 £65,000 £60,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -2 29 £70,000 -6.67% 6
Worcestershire +11 21 £52,500 +19.32% 2
Coventry -21 10 £49,362 -1.28% 1
Solihull 0 9 £50,000 -23.08% 4
Amazon RDS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 61 (87.14%) AWS
2 57 (81.43%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (52.86%) Web Services
5 35 (50.00%) Azure
6 28 (40.00%) Amazon S3
7 26 (37.14%) Azure Active Directory
8 25 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 25 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 25 (35.71%) SQL
9 23 (32.86%) Migration
9 23 (32.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 21 (30.00%) VMware
10 21 (30.00%) .NET
10 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (28.57%) ITIL
11 20 (28.57%) Service Management
12 19 (27.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 18 (25.71%) Public Cloud
13 18 (25.71%) Amazon ECS
13 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
14 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
14 17 (24.29%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (24.29%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (24.29%) Self-Motivation
14 17 (24.29%) Technology Roadmap
14 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
14 17 (24.29%) Private Cloud
14 17 (24.29%) Hybrid Cloud
14 17 (24.29%) Presales

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 8 (11.43%) Confluence
2 2 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.86%) nginx
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 61 (87.14%) AWS
2 57 (81.43%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (50.00%) Azure
4 28 (40.00%) Amazon S3
5 26 (37.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 25 (35.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (35.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 23 (32.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 18 (25.71%) Amazon ECS
9 17 (24.29%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (17.14%) AWS Lambda
10 12 (17.14%) Serverless
11 10 (14.29%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (12.86%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (12.86%) Office 365
13 8 (11.43%) OneDrive
14 4 (5.71%) GitHub
15 2 (2.86%) CloudFront
15 2 (2.86%) Route 53
16 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 8 (11.43%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.43%) VoIP
4 1 (1.43%) VPN
4 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 17 (24.29%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (15.71%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.43%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.86%) Redis
7 1 (1.43%) Big Data
7 1 (1.43%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Git (software)
1 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.43%) JIRA
3 7 (10.00%) DbUnit
3 7 (10.00%) jMock
3 7 (10.00%) JUnit
3 7 (10.00%) Maven
3 7 (10.00%) Mockito
3 7 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.43%) GitLab
General
1 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (40.00%) Developer
2 21 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 20 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 17 (24.29%) Architect
4 17 (24.29%) Solutions Architect
5 13 (18.57%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (18.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
7 6 (8.57%) Technical Specialist
8 5 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.86%) Web Services
2 21 (30.00%) .NET
3 14 (20.00%) RESTful
4 8 (11.43%) .NET Core
4 8 (11.43%) Kendo UI
4 8 (11.43%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (10.00%) PowerMock
5 7 (10.00%) SOAP
5 7 (10.00%) Spring
5 7 (10.00%) Spring Cloud
6 6 (8.57%) REST
7 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.71%) JPA
9 2 (2.86%) JCE
9 2 (2.86%) Middleware
9 2 (2.86%) Node.js
9 2 (2.86%) WCF
9 2 (2.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.71%) Public Cloud
2 17 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 17 (24.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 17 (24.29%) Private Cloud
2 17 (24.29%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (11.43%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.86%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
2 9 (12.86%) Windows 10
2 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (7.14%) Linux
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.86%) VMS
5 1 (1.43%) Unix
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (55.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.86%) Migration
3 20 (28.57%) ITIL
3 20 (28.57%) Service Management
4 17 (24.29%) Line Management
4 17 (24.29%) Load Balancing
4 17 (24.29%) Presales
4 17 (24.29%) Technology Roadmap
5 16 (22.86%) ITIL V3
5 16 (22.86%) PRINCE2
5 16 (22.86%) Project Management
5 16 (22.86%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (22.86%) TOGAF
6 9 (12.86%) Auto-Scaling
7 8 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
8 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (10.00%) Microservices
8 7 (10.00%) Scrum
8 7 (10.00%) SDLC
8 7 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (35.71%) SQL
2 11 (15.71%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.86%) Java
4 8 (11.43%) C#
5 5 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (5.71%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.86%) Go
8 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.43%) C
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.86%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) Degree
3 1 (1.43%) MCIPD
3 1 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 17 (24.29%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
5 7 (10.00%) Postfix
6 3 (4.29%) Docker
7 2 (2.86%) Varnish
8 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (8.57%) Terraform
3 4 (5.71%) Ansible
3 4 (5.71%) Packer
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) VMware
2 12 (17.14%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) AppDynamics
4 4 (5.71%) SolarWinds
5 2 (2.86%) Gemalto
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) Google