Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 77 149
Rank change year-on-year +40 +72 -23
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 402 170 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.01% 3.26% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.54% 8.60% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 320 123 42
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £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 1,866 1,976 1,848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.56% 37.93% 31.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,345 1,224 1,003
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £64,550
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +58 333 £50,000 -13.04% 19
Edinburgh -19 65 £45,000 -5.26% 13
Aberdeen +2 5 £32,500 -27.78%
Midlothian - 2 £38,000 -
Dundee +5 1 £40,000 -
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 279 (69.40%) SQL
2 232 (57.71%) Python
3 202 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
4 200 (49.75%) Java
5 169 (42.04%) JavaScript
6 159 (39.55%) TDD
7 155 (38.56%) OO
8 150 (37.31%) Finance
9 141 (35.07%) BDD
10 139 (34.58%) PostgreSQL
11 130 (32.34%) Git (software)
12 126 (31.34%) C#
13 119 (29.60%) .NET
14 117 (29.10%) SDLC
15 114 (28.36%) Spring
16 113 (28.11%) HTML
17 108 (26.87%) AngularJS
18 106 (26.37%) ASP.NET
18 106 (26.37%) Hibernate
19 105 (26.12%) MVC
20 102 (25.37%) Ruby
21 101 (25.12%) Collaborative Working
22 100 (24.88%) ASP.NET MVC
23 98 (24.38%) Node.js
24 93 (23.13%) SQL Server
24 93 (23.13%) Enterprise Software
25 92 (22.89%) OOP
25 92 (22.89%) Oracle
25 92 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
26 91 (22.64%) PHP

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 58 (14.43%) MQSeries
2 21 (5.22%) Apache Spark
3 17 (4.23%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.98%) Jetty
5 15 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (3.23%) JBoss
6 13 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.75%) Confluence
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.50%) GemFire
9 2 (0.50%) SAS
10 1 (0.25%) Apache
10 1 (0.25%) nginx
10 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.25%) Tornado
Applications
1 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 62 (15.42%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (10.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (7.21%) AWS CloudFormation
3 29 (7.21%) AWS Lambda
3 29 (7.21%) Serverless
4 27 (6.72%) Amazon Kinesis
5 20 (4.98%) Dynamics 365
5 20 (4.98%) npm
5 20 (4.98%) Office 365
6 7 (1.74%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.24%) GitHub
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 4 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.75%) SaaS
9 3 (0.75%) Slack
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.50%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.24%) Firewall
2 4 (1.00%) AMQP
2 4 (1.00%) HTTP
3 3 (0.75%) Internet
4 2 (0.50%) DNS
4 2 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (34.58%) PostgreSQL
2 93 (23.13%) SQL Server
3 86 (21.39%) Hadoop
4 84 (20.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 83 (20.65%) Relational Database
6 78 (19.40%) MySQL
7 71 (17.66%) MongoDB
8 61 (15.17%) SQL Server 2016
9 58 (14.43%) Bigtable
10 23 (5.72%) Redis
11 16 (3.98%) Big Data
11 16 (3.98%) RDBMS
12 14 (3.48%) Couchbase
13 13 (3.23%) Riak
14 11 (2.74%) DB2
15 9 (2.24%) HBase
16 6 (1.49%) Oracle Database
17 5 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
18 4 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 130 (32.34%) Git (software)
2 68 (16.92%) Maven
3 25 (6.22%) Cucumber
3 25 (6.22%) Selenium
4 22 (5.47%) NUnit
5 20 (4.98%) Babel
5 20 (4.98%) Log4Net
5 20 (4.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 20 (4.98%) webpack
6 19 (4.73%) Subversion
7 17 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (3.98%) JUnit
9 15 (3.73%) JIRA
10 14 (3.48%) Vagrant
11 13 (3.23%) FitNesse
12 12 (2.99%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.24%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.75%) git-flow
14 3 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 150 (37.31%) Finance
2 29 (7.21%) Advertising
3 12 (2.99%) Banking
4 7 (1.74%) Marketing
5 2 (0.50%) Front Office
6 1 (0.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 230 (57.21%) Developer
2 95 (23.63%) Java Developer
3 91 (22.64%) .NET Developer
4 50 (12.44%) Software Engineer
5 35 (8.71%) Python Developer
6 32 (7.96%) Java Engineer
7 23 (5.72%) Python Engineer
8 21 (5.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (4.98%) Senior Developer
9 20 (4.98%) Technical Leader
10 17 (4.23%) Architect
11 16 (3.98%) Programmer
11 16 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (3.73%) Python Programmer
12 15 (3.73%) Solutions Architect
13 14 (3.48%) DevOps Engineer
14 12 (2.99%) Senior Python Developer
15 9 (2.24%) Software Developer
16 8 (1.99%) Lead Developer
16 8 (1.99%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (29.60%) .NET
2 114 (28.36%) Spring
3 113 (28.11%) HTML
4 108 (26.87%) AngularJS
5 106 (26.37%) ASP.NET
5 106 (26.37%) Hibernate
6 100 (24.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 98 (24.38%) Node.js
8 85 (21.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 85 (21.14%) WCF
9 78 (19.40%) XML
10 70 (17.41%) RESTful
11 64 (15.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 58 (14.43%) Middleware
12 58 (14.43%) XML Schema
13 38 (9.45%) .NET Framework
13 38 (9.45%) Entity Framework
13 38 (9.45%) React
14 32 (7.96%) Code First Entity Framework
15 28 (6.97%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 93 (23.13%) Enterprise Software
2 65 (16.17%) Virtual Team
3 26 (6.47%) Algorithms
4 25 (6.22%) Greenfield Project
5 17 (4.23%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.73%) User Experience
7 12 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.74%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.00%) IVR
11 3 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.75%) Social Network
12 2 (0.50%) Fintech
12 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.25%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.25%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.25%) Derivative
13 1 (0.25%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.25%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (7.71%) Windows
2 22 (5.47%) Linux
3 11 (2.74%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.24%) Android
5 4 (1.00%) Unix
6 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (39.55%) TDD
3 155 (38.56%) OO
4 141 (35.07%) BDD
5 117 (29.10%) SDLC
6 105 (26.12%) MVC
7 101 (25.12%) Collaborative Working
8 92 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
8 92 (22.89%) OOP
9 82 (20.40%) Test Automation
10 75 (18.66%) Software Engineering
11 72 (17.91%) Unit Testing
12 65 (16.17%) System Testing
13 62 (15.42%) Web Application Development
14 60 (14.93%) Continuous Deployment
15 58 (14.43%) Complex Event Processing
15 58 (14.43%) Domain Models
15 58 (14.43%) Refactoring
16 55 (13.68%) Open Source
17 51 (12.69%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 279 (69.40%) SQL
2 232 (57.71%) Python
3 200 (49.75%) Java
4 169 (42.04%) JavaScript
5 126 (31.34%) C#
6 102 (25.37%) Ruby
7 91 (22.64%) PHP
8 58 (14.43%) XPath
9 40 (9.95%) C++
10 26 (6.47%) Bash Shell
11 20 (4.98%) PL/SQL
12 19 (4.73%) Clojure
12 19 (4.73%) Java 8
13 18 (4.48%) Lisp
14 15 (3.73%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.24%) C
15 9 (2.24%) PowerShell
16 8 (1.99%) Perl
17 7 (1.74%) VB
17 7 (1.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (8.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 20 (4.98%) Degree
3 1 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.24%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) GCP
System Software
1 84 (20.90%) Docker
2 7 (1.74%) HDFS
3 5 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.25%) LXC
5 1 (0.25%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 82 (20.40%) Puppet
2 81 (20.15%) Ansible
3 21 (5.22%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.23%) Cobbler
5 3 (0.75%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.50%) Oozie
7 1 (0.25%) Graphite
7 1 (0.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.25%) logstash
7 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 92 (22.89%) Oracle
2 27 (6.72%) Facebook
3 25 (6.22%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.73%) Google
5 13 (3.23%) Sybase
6 6 (1.49%) VMware
7 4 (1.00%) IBM
7 4 (1.00%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.75%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.75%) Informatica
9 2 (0.50%) Vertica
10 1 (0.25%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.25%) SAP
10 1 (0.25%) Splunk