Period
to 4 August 2021

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 4 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 71 80
Rank change year-on-year -30 +9 -42
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 103 67 168
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.34% 3.02% 3.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.85% 10.70% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 62 34 117
10th Percentile £32,750 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,125 £39,063 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £48,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +17.95% -2.50% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £61,875 £59,680
90th Percentile £75,250 £63,200 £65,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 1,164 626 1,672
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 26.49% 28.25% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 738 399 1,110
10th Percentile £31,759 £32,500 £30,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £58,313 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,700 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland.

Salary trend for NoSQL in Scotland

NoSQL
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing NoSQL in Scotland over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

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 4 August 2021. 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
Edinburgh -2 76 £56,250 +12.50% 16
Glasgow -41 19 £57,500 +17.95% 4
Dundee - 3 £67,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 - - 1
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - - 1
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, 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 47 (45.63%) SQL
2 46 (44.66%) AWS
3 43 (41.75%) DevOps
4 42 (40.78%) Problem-Solving
5 41 (39.81%) Java
6 40 (38.83%) Python
7 38 (36.89%) Microservices
8 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (33.98%) Docker
10 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
11 32 (31.07%) Azure
12 28 (27.18%) Kubernetes
13 26 (25.24%) Apache Spark
14 25 (24.27%) MongoDB
15 24 (23.30%) Linux
16 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
16 23 (22.33%) Analytics
17 22 (21.36%) React
17 22 (21.36%) Data Modelling
17 22 (21.36%) Finance
18 21 (20.39%) GCP
19 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (19.42%) Kafka
19 20 (19.42%) SaaS
19 20 (19.42%) Hadoop
19 20 (19.42%) Infrastructure as Code
20 16 (15.53%) Node.js
20 16 (15.53%) PostgreSQL
20 16 (15.53%) MySQL
20 16 (15.53%) Windows

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 26 (25.24%) Apache Spark
2 15 (14.56%) Apache
3 5 (4.85%) CMS
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.94%) Luigi
4 2 (1.94%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) Confluence
5 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
5 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.97%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 46 (44.66%) AWS
2 32 (31.07%) Azure
3 21 (20.39%) GCP
4 20 (19.42%) SaaS
5 12 (11.65%) Amazon S3
6 11 (10.68%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (4.85%) GitHub
7 5 (4.85%) PaaS
8 4 (3.88%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (3.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 4 (3.88%) Azure Service Bus
8 4 (3.88%) Power Platform
8 4 (3.88%) Serverless
9 3 (2.91%) Firebase
9 3 (2.91%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.94%) IaaS
11 1 (0.97%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.97%) Microsoft 365
11 1 (0.97%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) DNS
1 8 (7.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.97%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) MongoDB
2 20 (19.42%) Hadoop
3 16 (15.53%) MySQL
3 16 (15.53%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (14.56%) Tableau
5 14 (13.59%) Data Lake
6 13 (12.62%) Flink
7 11 (10.68%) Big Data
8 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
8 9 (8.74%) SQL Server
9 7 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (4.85%) Amazon Athena
10 5 (4.85%) Amazon Aurora
10 5 (4.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (3.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.88%) Power BI
11 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.80%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.91%) JUnit
4 2 (1.94%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.97%) GitLab
5 1 (0.97%) JIRA
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.97%) Selenium
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (21.36%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (11.65%) Financial Institution
4 10 (9.71%) Marketing
5 8 (7.77%) Social Skills
6 6 (5.83%) Public Sector
6 6 (5.83%) Publishing
7 5 (4.85%) Banking
7 5 (4.85%) Retail
8 2 (1.94%) Law
9 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.97%) Automotive
9 1 (0.97%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Data Engineer
2 26 (25.24%) Developer
3 16 (15.53%) Software Engineer
4 11 (10.68%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.68%) Senior Data Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Site Engineer
7 6 (5.83%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Data Scientist
8 5 (4.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (3.88%) C# Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Lead Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) React Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Architect
10 3 (2.91%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.36%) React
2 20 (19.42%) Kafka
3 16 (15.53%) Node.js
4 14 (13.59%) RESTful
5 13 (12.62%) Redux
6 12 (11.65%) .NET
7 11 (10.68%) Spring
8 10 (9.71%) AngularJS
9 8 (7.77%) HTML
10 7 (6.80%) CSS
11 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
11 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (5.83%) Web Services
12 5 (4.85%) REST
13 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
13 4 (3.88%) ASP.NET Core
13 4 (3.88%) Blazor
13 4 (3.88%) Code First Entity Framework
13 4 (3.88%) Entity Framework
14 3 (2.91%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Data Centre
1 13 (12.62%) Public Cloud
2 11 (10.68%) Mobile App
3 6 (5.83%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.83%) EPoS
3 6 (5.83%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.83%) Legacy Applications
3 6 (5.83%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.94%) Cloud Native
4 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.94%) Robotics
4 2 (1.94%) Wiki
5 1 (0.97%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 16 (15.53%) Windows
3 6 (5.83%) Unix
4 4 (3.88%) Android
5 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.97%) CentOS
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.75%) DevOps
2 42 (40.78%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (36.89%) Microservices
4 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
6 23 (22.33%) Analytics
7 22 (21.36%) Data Modelling
8 20 (19.42%) Infrastructure as Code
9 15 (14.56%) Scrum
9 15 (14.56%) Workflow
10 13 (12.62%) Product Management
10 13 (12.62%) Systems Engineering
11 12 (11.65%) Artificial Intelligence
11 12 (11.65%) Change Management
11 12 (11.65%) Data Engineering
11 12 (11.65%) ETL
12 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.74%) Critical Thinking
13 9 (8.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.63%) SQL
2 41 (39.81%) Java
3 40 (38.83%) Python
4 23 (22.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.62%) C#
6 12 (11.65%) Go
7 9 (8.74%) TypeScript
8 7 (6.80%) Bash Shell
8 7 (6.80%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.83%) Scala
10 5 (4.85%) PHP
11 4 (3.88%) Groovy
11 4 (3.88%) Ruby
12 3 (2.91%) R
12 3 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.94%) C++
14 1 (0.97%) Elixir
14 1 (0.97%) Perl
14 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.85%) PhD
2 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.97%) Degree
3 1 (0.97%) RHCE
3 1 (0.97%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 35 (33.98%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (27.18%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.74%) Terraform
2 9 (8.74%) ZABBIX
3 8 (7.77%) Graylog
4 1 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Consul
4 1 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.97%) Grafana
4 1 (0.97%) Graphite
4 1 (0.97%) Packer
4 1 (0.97%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Databricks
2 8 (7.77%) Google
3 5 (4.85%) Oracle
4 3 (2.91%) Adobe
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.91%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.94%) Apple
5 2 (1.94%) Splunk
6 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.97%) StreamSets
6 1 (0.97%) TOWER Software