Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Scotland
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 75 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 +35 +29
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 212 196 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.98% 3.49% 2.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.44% 10.28% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 175 111 72
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,250 £32,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 1,704 1,907 1,598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.99% 33.99% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 1,201 997
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +3.61%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,900 £62,000 £62,500
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +16 166 £50,000 - 16
Edinburgh +10 44 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Dundee -1 1 £38,500 +28.33%
Aberdeen -9 1 £40,000 +23.08% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 151 (71.23%) SQL
2 146 (68.87%) Java
3 138 (65.09%) Python
4 128 (60.38%) OO
5 122 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (53.77%) PostgreSQL
7 112 (52.83%) Finance
8 95 (44.81%) AngularJS
9 92 (43.40%) Relational Database
10 86 (40.57%) OOP
11 85 (40.09%) JavaScript
12 82 (38.68%) HTML
12 82 (38.68%) TDD
13 78 (36.79%) BDD
14 76 (35.85%) SDLC
15 75 (35.38%) MySQL
16 71 (33.49%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (32.08%) Test Automation
17 68 (32.08%) Spring
18 65 (30.66%) Apache Cassandra
19 63 (29.72%) Oracle
20 60 (28.30%) Hibernate
21 59 (27.83%) Docker
22 58 (27.36%) Hadoop
23 56 (26.42%) Maven
24 54 (25.47%) XML
25 53 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
26 52 (24.53%) Enterprise Software
26 52 (24.53%) Unit Testing
26 52 (24.53%) Refactoring

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 50 (23.58%) MQSeries
2 14 (6.60%) Confluence
3 11 (5.19%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.42%) Apache
4 3 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (0.94%) GemFire
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) JBoss
6 1 (0.47%) Jetty
6 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 40 (18.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.66%) Slack
4 5 (2.36%) GitHub
4 5 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) PaaS
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
6 1 (0.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.36%) AMQP
2 2 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (53.77%) PostgreSQL
2 92 (43.40%) Relational Database
3 75 (35.38%) MySQL
4 65 (30.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 58 (27.36%) Hadoop
6 50 (23.58%) Bigtable
7 43 (20.28%) MongoDB
8 31 (14.62%) Big Data
8 31 (14.62%) RDBMS
9 28 (13.21%) SQL Server
10 12 (5.66%) SQLite
11 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.36%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.36%) DB2
14 4 (1.89%) Data Mining
14 4 (1.89%) Impala
15 3 (1.42%) Cosmos DB
15 3 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (1.42%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 56 (26.42%) Maven
2 44 (20.75%) Git (software)
3 20 (9.43%) Selenium
4 19 (8.96%) Cucumber
5 13 (6.13%) Bitbucket
6 12 (5.66%) git-flow
7 11 (5.19%) Jenkins
7 11 (5.19%) JUnit
8 8 (3.77%) Subversion
9 6 (2.83%) JIRA
10 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.94%) FindBugs
10 2 (0.94%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.47%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.47%) Mockito
11 1 (0.47%) QUnit
11 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 112 (52.83%) Finance
2 4 (1.89%) Advertising
2 4 (1.89%) Banking
3 2 (0.94%) Games
4 1 (0.47%) Local Government
4 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (41.98%) Developer
2 54 (25.47%) Python Engineer
3 52 (24.53%) Java Developer
4 41 (19.34%) Java Engineer
5 24 (11.32%) Technical Leader
6 23 (10.85%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.19%) .NET Developer
7 11 (5.19%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
8 9 (4.25%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.77%) Backend Developer
9 8 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
10 7 (3.30%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (2.83%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (2.36%) Architect
12 5 (2.36%) C# Software Engineer
13 4 (1.89%) Analyst
13 4 (1.89%) Azure Engineer
13 4 (1.89%) Development Engineer
13 4 (1.89%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (44.81%) AngularJS
2 82 (38.68%) HTML
3 68 (32.08%) Spring
4 60 (28.30%) Hibernate
5 54 (25.47%) XML
6 51 (24.06%) Middleware
7 50 (23.58%) XML Schema
8 39 (18.40%) Node.js
9 37 (17.45%) React
10 28 (13.21%) HTML5
11 26 (12.26%) CSS
12 23 (10.85%) RESTful
13 21 (9.91%) .NET
14 20 (9.43%) CSS3
15 16 (7.55%) LESS
16 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET
17 12 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (5.66%) jQuery
18 10 (4.72%) Kafka
18 10 (4.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (24.53%) Enterprise Software
2 50 (23.58%) Virtual Team
3 14 (6.60%) User Experience
4 13 (6.13%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.36%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.36%) Fintech
6 5 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.89%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.89%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.94%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.02%) Linux
2 13 (6.13%) Unix
3 4 (1.89%) Android
3 4 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (60.38%) OO
2 122 (57.55%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (40.57%) OOP
4 82 (38.68%) TDD
5 78 (36.79%) BDD
6 76 (35.85%) SDLC
7 71 (33.49%) Continuous Integration
8 68 (32.08%) Test Automation
9 53 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
10 52 (24.53%) Refactoring
10 52 (24.53%) Unit Testing
11 51 (24.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 50 (23.58%) Complex Event Processing
12 50 (23.58%) Domain Models
12 50 (23.58%) System Testing
13 42 (19.81%) Software Engineering
14 31 (14.62%) Microservices
15 29 (13.68%) OOA/OOD
16 24 (11.32%) Analytics
16 24 (11.32%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 151 (71.23%) SQL
2 146 (68.87%) Java
3 138 (65.09%) Python
4 85 (40.09%) JavaScript
5 51 (24.06%) C#
5 51 (24.06%) PHP
6 50 (23.58%) XPath
7 36 (16.98%) Ruby
8 33 (15.57%) C++
9 12 (5.66%) ES6
10 11 (5.19%) Scala
11 10 (4.72%) TypeScript
12 9 (4.25%) Java 8
13 5 (2.36%) C
13 5 (2.36%) R
14 3 (1.42%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.94%) Kotlin
15 2 (0.94%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (4.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.89%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) GDPR
System Software
1 59 (27.83%) Docker
2 4 (1.89%) HDFS
3 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (22.64%) Ansible
1 48 (22.64%) Puppet
2 6 (2.83%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.47%) Oozie
3 1 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 63 (29.72%) Oracle
2 9 (4.25%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.36%) IBM
3 5 (2.36%) Sybase
4 4 (1.89%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.89%) Google
4 4 (1.89%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.42%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.42%) Facebook
5 3 (1.42%) SAP
6 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Sencha
7 1 (0.47%) TIBCO