Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 44 91
Rank change year-on-year -26 +47 +58
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 194 328 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.77% 5.82% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.84% 18.68% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 151 237 96
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +13.10%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,000 £33,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%

NoSQL 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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,639 1,756 1,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.87% 31.15% 35.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,119 1,204 1,001
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland.

Salary trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 March 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
Glasgow -21 137 £50,000 - 19
Edinburgh +2 52 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Dundee +6 3 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Fife +1 3 £47,500 -
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing NoSQL 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 Scotland region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 141 (72.68%) SQL
2 117 (60.31%) Java
3 115 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (58.25%) Python
5 94 (48.45%) OO
6 86 (44.33%) Relational Database
7 80 (41.24%) Finance
8 75 (38.66%) PostgreSQL
9 68 (35.05%) SDLC
10 65 (33.51%) BDD
11 63 (32.47%) AngularJS
11 63 (32.47%) TDD
12 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
12 58 (29.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 56 (28.87%) Hadoop
13 56 (28.87%) HTML
14 55 (28.35%) Continuous Integration
15 54 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
16 53 (27.32%) Oracle
16 53 (27.32%) OOP
17 52 (26.80%) MySQL
18 48 (24.74%) Test Automation
19 44 (22.68%) RDBMS
20 42 (21.65%) Spring
20 42 (21.65%) Docker
21 40 (20.62%) MongoDB
22 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
22 38 (19.59%) Middleware
23 37 (19.07%) C#
23 37 (19.07%) Analytics

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 33 (17.01%) MQSeries
2 21 (10.82%) Apache Spark
3 11 (5.67%) Confluence
4 9 (4.64%) Apache
5 4 (2.06%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.52%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) Jetty
7 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 54 (27.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (16.49%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.09%) PaaS
4 6 (3.09%) Slack
5 5 (2.58%) Amazon S3
5 5 (2.58%) SaaS
6 4 (2.06%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.55%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.55%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.55%) Serverless
8 2 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) AMQP
2 4 (2.06%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (44.33%) Relational Database
2 75 (38.66%) PostgreSQL
3 58 (29.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 56 (28.87%) Hadoop
5 52 (26.80%) MySQL
6 44 (22.68%) RDBMS
7 40 (20.62%) MongoDB
8 36 (18.56%) Big Data
9 33 (17.01%) Bigtable
10 30 (15.46%) SQL Server
11 10 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (3.61%) Azure SQL Database
13 6 (3.09%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (3.09%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (3.09%) Pentaho
13 6 (3.09%) SQLite
14 5 (2.58%) Cosmos DB
15 4 (2.06%) Apache Hive
15 4 (2.06%) Power BI
15 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (14.43%) Maven
2 25 (12.89%) Git (software)
3 14 (7.22%) Cucumber
4 13 (6.70%) Selenium
5 11 (5.67%) JIRA
6 6 (3.09%) Bitbucket
6 6 (3.09%) git-flow
6 6 (3.09%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.09%) JUnit
7 3 (1.55%) Subversion
8 2 (1.03%) Mockito
8 2 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.03%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.52%) Ant
9 1 (0.52%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.52%) Gradle
9 1 (0.52%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.52%) Spock
9 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 80 (41.24%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Banking
3 8 (4.12%) Retail
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
5 2 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (43.30%) Developer
2 47 (24.23%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.01%) Python Engineer
4 29 (14.95%) Software Developer
5 21 (10.82%) Java Engineer
6 19 (9.79%) Software Engineer
7 18 (9.28%) Python Developer
8 12 (6.19%) Data Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Technical Leader
10 10 (5.15%) Architect
11 9 (4.64%) Data Scientist
11 9 (4.64%) Lead Developer
11 9 (4.64%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (4.12%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (3.61%) Analyst
13 7 (3.61%) C# Software Engineer
14 6 (3.09%) Azure Engineer
14 6 (3.09%) Azure Software Engineer
14 6 (3.09%) Data Analyst
15 5 (2.58%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (32.47%) AngularJS
2 56 (28.87%) HTML
3 42 (21.65%) Spring
4 38 (19.59%) Middleware
5 33 (17.01%) Hibernate
5 33 (17.01%) XML
5 33 (17.01%) XML Schema
6 31 (15.98%) React
7 24 (12.37%) HTML5
8 23 (11.86%) Node.js
9 22 (11.34%) CSS
10 18 (9.28%) .NET
11 17 (8.76%) CSS3
12 15 (7.73%) Kafka
12 15 (7.73%) REST
13 11 (5.67%) LESS
13 11 (5.67%) Web Services
14 10 (5.15%) ASP.NET
14 10 (5.15%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (4.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.53%) Virtual Team
2 27 (13.92%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.70%) User Experience
4 11 (5.67%) Fintech
5 10 (5.15%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (4.12%) Robotics
7 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.55%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.55%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.03%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.73%) Linux
2 10 (5.15%) Unix
3 6 (3.09%) Android
3 6 (3.09%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (48.45%) OO
3 68 (35.05%) SDLC
4 65 (33.51%) BDD
5 63 (32.47%) TDD
6 55 (28.35%) Continuous Integration
7 53 (27.32%) OOP
8 48 (24.74%) Test Automation
9 38 (19.59%) Software Engineering
10 37 (19.07%) Analytics
11 36 (18.56%) Unit Testing
12 34 (17.53%) Continuous Deployment
12 34 (17.53%) System Testing
13 33 (17.01%) Complex Event Processing
13 33 (17.01%) Domain Models
13 33 (17.01%) Refactoring
13 33 (17.01%) Sprint Planning
13 33 (17.01%) Sprint Retrospective
14 32 (16.49%) Microservices
15 31 (15.98%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 141 (72.68%) SQL
2 117 (60.31%) Java
3 113 (58.25%) Python
4 58 (29.90%) JavaScript
5 37 (19.07%) C#
6 33 (17.01%) XPath
7 32 (16.49%) C++
8 29 (14.95%) PHP
9 16 (8.25%) Ruby
10 13 (6.70%) Scala
11 10 (5.15%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.15%) TypeScript
12 9 (4.64%) ES6
13 7 (3.61%) R
14 6 (3.09%) PL/SQL
15 5 (2.58%) Java 8
16 4 (2.06%) Bash Shell
17 3 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 2 (1.03%) C
18 2 (1.03%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (5.67%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) GDPR
2 6 (3.09%) Data Quality
3 5 (2.58%) QA
4 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (21.65%) Docker
2 3 (1.55%) HDFS
3 2 (1.03%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.52%) Samba
Systems Management
1 27 (13.92%) Ansible
2 26 (13.40%) Puppet
3 12 (6.19%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 53 (27.32%) Oracle
2 12 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.64%) Google
4 8 (4.12%) Splunk
5 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.55%) Databricks
5 3 (1.55%) Roku
5 3 (1.55%) Sybase
5 3 (1.55%) Tableau
5 3 (1.55%) Virgin Media
6 2 (1.03%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.03%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.03%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.03%) IBM
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) Sencha
7 1 (0.52%) TIBCO