Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 82 106
Rank change year-on-year +29 +24 +27
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 252 177 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.67% 3.20% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.38% 8.90% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 210 111 58
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,125 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £71,250 £59,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,752 1,989 1,669
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.50% 35.94% 31.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,237 933
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +5.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,800
90th Percentile £67,250 £66,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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
Glasgow +32 202 £50,000 - 23
Edinburgh +3 48 £53,750 +13.16% 22
Aberdeen -6 2 £40,000 +23.08% 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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.

1 175 (69.44%) SQL
2 152 (60.32%) Python
3 151 (59.92%) Java
4 141 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (54.76%) OO
6 121 (48.02%) PostgreSQL
7 117 (46.43%) Finance
8 113 (44.84%) JavaScript
9 109 (43.25%) TDD
10 100 (39.68%) BDD
11 97 (38.49%) AngularJS
12 90 (35.71%) OOP
13 89 (35.32%) HTML
13 89 (35.32%) Relational Database
14 87 (34.52%) SDLC
15 78 (30.95%) Spring
16 77 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
17 73 (28.97%) Test Automation
17 73 (28.97%) Hibernate
18 70 (27.78%) MySQL
18 70 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
19 68 (26.98%) Hadoop
20 67 (26.59%) C#
21 65 (25.79%) XML
22 64 (25.40%) PHP
22 64 (25.40%) Oracle
22 64 (25.40%) Docker
22 64 (25.40%) Enterprise Software
23 63 (25.00%) Maven
24 62 (24.60%) Git (software)

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 54 (21.43%) MQSeries
2 11 (4.37%) Apache Spark
2 11 (4.37%) Confluence
3 6 (2.38%) Jetty
3 6 (2.38%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.98%) JBoss
4 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.79%) Apache
6 2 (0.79%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.79%) GemFire
7 1 (0.40%) Drupal
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (12.70%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.57%) Slack
4 7 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (2.78%) npm
4 7 (2.78%) Office 365
4 7 (2.78%) Serverless
5 6 (2.38%) GitHub
6 5 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (1.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.40%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 1 (0.40%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.38%) AMQP
2 1 (0.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (48.02%) PostgreSQL
2 89 (35.32%) Relational Database
3 70 (27.78%) MySQL
4 68 (26.98%) Hadoop
5 62 (24.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 54 (21.43%) Bigtable
7 48 (19.05%) MongoDB
8 46 (18.25%) SQL Server
9 25 (9.92%) Big Data
10 24 (9.52%) SQL Server 2016
11 20 (7.94%) RDBMS
12 9 (3.57%) DB2
12 9 (3.57%) SQLite
13 6 (2.38%) Redis
14 5 (1.98%) Couchbase
15 4 (1.59%) Apache Hive
15 4 (1.59%) Data Mining
16 3 (1.19%) Data Lake
16 3 (1.19%) HBase
16 3 (1.19%) Riak
Development Applications
1 63 (25.00%) Maven
2 62 (24.60%) Git (software)
3 22 (8.73%) Cucumber
3 22 (8.73%) Selenium
4 15 (5.95%) JUnit
5 12 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.97%) Bitbucket
7 9 (3.57%) git-flow
8 8 (3.17%) Subversion
9 7 (2.78%) Babel
9 7 (2.78%) JIRA
9 7 (2.78%) Log4Net
9 7 (2.78%) NUnit
9 7 (2.78%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (2.78%) webpack
10 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.59%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.19%) FitNesse
13 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
General
1 117 (46.43%) Finance
2 13 (5.16%) Advertising
3 2 (0.79%) Banking
3 2 (0.79%) Games
3 2 (0.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.40%) Local Government
4 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 123 (48.81%) Developer
2 54 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 46 (18.25%) Python Engineer
4 41 (16.27%) Java Engineer
5 34 (13.49%) .NET Developer
6 32 (12.70%) Software Engineer
7 24 (9.52%) Technical Leader
8 13 (5.16%) Java Software Engineer
9 8 (3.17%) Backend Developer
9 8 (3.17%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.17%) Python Developer
9 8 (3.17%) Software Developer
10 7 (2.78%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (2.38%) Python Software Engineer
12 5 (1.98%) C# Developer
12 5 (1.98%) Senior Software Engineer
13 4 (1.59%) Architect
13 4 (1.59%) Programmer
13 4 (1.59%) Python Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (38.49%) AngularJS
2 89 (35.32%) HTML
3 78 (30.95%) Spring
4 73 (28.97%) Hibernate
5 65 (25.79%) XML
6 57 (22.62%) Node.js
7 55 (21.83%) Middleware
8 54 (21.43%) XML Schema
9 47 (18.65%) .NET
10 40 (15.87%) ASP.NET
11 38 (15.08%) RESTful
12 36 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 34 (13.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (13.49%) React
14 31 (12.30%) WCF
15 24 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 24 (9.52%) CSS
16 23 (9.13%) HTML5
17 15 (5.95%) CSS3
18 14 (5.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (25.40%) Enterprise Software
2 54 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 20 (7.94%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.37%) User Experience
6 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.59%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.19%) Fintech
8 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.40%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.40%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.40%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.54%) Linux
2 9 (3.57%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.17%) Unix
4 7 (2.78%) Android
4 7 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (54.76%) OO
3 109 (43.25%) TDD
4 100 (39.68%) BDD
5 90 (35.71%) OOP
6 87 (34.52%) SDLC
7 77 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
8 73 (28.97%) Test Automation
9 70 (27.78%) Collaborative Working
10 58 (23.02%) System Testing
11 57 (22.62%) Unit Testing
12 56 (22.22%) Refactoring
13 55 (21.83%) Software Engineering
14 54 (21.43%) Complex Event Processing
14 54 (21.43%) Continuous Deployment
14 54 (21.43%) Domain Models
15 40 (15.87%) MVC
16 28 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
17 26 (10.32%) Microservices
18 24 (9.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 175 (69.44%) SQL
2 152 (60.32%) Python
3 151 (59.92%) Java
4 113 (44.84%) JavaScript
5 67 (26.59%) C#
6 64 (25.40%) PHP
7 57 (22.62%) Ruby
8 54 (21.43%) XPath
9 34 (13.49%) C++
10 16 (6.35%) Java 8
11 9 (3.57%) ES6
12 8 (3.17%) Scala
13 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.38%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.38%) PL/SQL
14 6 (2.38%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.98%) Clojure
15 5 (1.98%) Lisp
16 4 (1.59%) C
17 3 (1.19%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 11 (4.37%) Degree
3 3 (1.19%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.40%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.78%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 64 (25.40%) Docker
2 6 (2.38%) HDFS
3 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.40%) LXC
3 1 (0.40%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.40%) Samba
3 1 (0.40%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (23.02%) Puppet
2 57 (22.62%) Ansible
3 5 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.19%) Cobbler
6 2 (0.79%) Oozie
7 1 (0.40%) Graphite
7 1 (0.40%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 64 (25.40%) Oracle
2 11 (4.37%) Facebook
3 9 (3.57%) Atlassian
3 9 (3.57%) Sybase
4 7 (2.78%) IBM
4 7 (2.78%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.19%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.19%) Informatica
7 2 (0.79%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.79%) Google
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.40%) VMware