Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 451 639 785
Rank change year-on-year +188 +146 +83
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 198 115 91
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.43% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.68% 0.68% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 183 91 51
10th Percentile £41,350 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £59,375
90th Percentile £71,000 £78,750 £66,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +4.35%

Cosmos DB 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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11,789 16,805 23,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 25.54% 26.44% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9,787 13,945 19,202
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,961 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Cosmos DB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in the UK excluding London

Cosmos DB
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cosmos DB in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Cosmos DB in the UK excluding London

Cosmos DB
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cosmos DB in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Cosmos DB in the UK excluding London

Cosmos DB
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cosmos DB within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 13 April 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
North of England +120 94 £60,000 +33.33% 13
Yorkshire - 57 £60,000 - 2
South East +91 53 £60,000 +4.35% 19
North West +56 37 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Midlands +51 23 £60,000 -11.11% 17
West Midlands +36 19 £57,500 -14.81% 13
Scotland +11 15 £56,250 +50.00% 6
South West +25 11 £60,000 +20.00% 3
East of England +54 4 £32,500 -38.47% 7
East Midlands +21 4 £63,750 +70.00% 4
Cosmos DB
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Cosmos DB 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Cosmos DB.

1 180 (90.91%) Azure
2 124 (62.63%) C#
2 124 (62.63%) SQL
3 113 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
4 97 (48.99%) PowerShell
5 88 (44.44%) Terraform
5 88 (44.44%) DevOps
6 86 (43.43%) Docker
7 85 (42.93%) Azure SQL Database
8 81 (40.91%) Kubernetes
9 79 (39.90%) JavaScript
10 75 (37.88%) TypeScript
11 73 (36.87%) MongoDB
11 73 (36.87%) Infrastructure as Code
12 70 (35.35%) .NET
13 68 (34.34%) Analytics
14 66 (33.33%) Redis
15 65 (32.83%) Configuration Management
16 61 (30.81%) Python
16 61 (30.81%) Go
16 61 (30.81%) Problem-Solving
17 60 (30.30%) Jenkins
18 59 (29.80%) Java
18 59 (29.80%) PostgreSQL
19 58 (29.29%) SQL Server
19 58 (29.29%) Grafana
20 56 (28.28%) Puppet
21 55 (27.78%) Bash Shell
21 55 (27.78%) Prometheus
22 54 (27.27%) Pulumi

Cosmos DB
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 7 (3.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (2.02%) Confluence
4 4 (2.02%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.51%) CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 180 (90.91%) Azure
2 54 (27.27%) Pulumi
3 52 (26.26%) Datadog
4 41 (20.71%) Serverless
5 29 (14.65%) Azure Functions
6 28 (14.14%) AWS
7 21 (10.61%) PaaS
7 21 (10.61%) SaaS
8 16 (8.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (8.08%) IaaS
9 10 (5.05%) Logic Apps
10 9 (4.55%) GitHub
11 8 (4.04%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (4.04%) AWS Fargate
11 8 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (4.04%) Azure Data Factory
11 8 (4.04%) GCP
11 8 (4.04%) Power Platform
12 7 (3.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 7 (3.54%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.58%) Firewall
2 9 (4.55%) DNS
2 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.53%) IPv4
3 5 (2.53%) VLAN
4 3 (1.52%) WAN
5 2 (1.01%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (42.93%) Azure SQL Database
2 73 (36.87%) MongoDB
3 66 (33.33%) Redis
4 59 (29.80%) PostgreSQL
5 58 (29.29%) SQL Server
6 54 (27.27%) MariaDB
7 53 (26.77%) MySQL
8 33 (16.67%) NoSQL
9 17 (8.59%) Data Lake
10 14 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (4.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 8 (4.04%) Power BI
14 7 (3.54%) Amazon Aurora
14 7 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 4 (2.02%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 60 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 52 (26.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (7.58%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.54%) GitLab
5 6 (3.03%) NUnit
6 3 (1.52%) GoCD
6 3 (1.52%) gulp
6 3 (1.52%) JIRA
6 3 (1.52%) jspm
6 3 (1.52%) Moq
6 3 (1.52%) MSTest
6 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.52%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.01%) Cypress.io
7 2 (1.01%) Protractor
8 1 (0.51%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.51%) TestCafe
General
1 8 (4.04%) Finance
2 6 (3.03%) Games
3 5 (2.53%) Banking
4 4 (2.02%) Billing
4 4 (2.02%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.02%) Marketing
5 1 (0.51%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (45.45%) Azure Engineer
2 61 (30.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (30.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 55 (27.78%) Azure DevOps
5 37 (18.69%) Developer
6 27 (13.64%) Software Engineer
7 21 (10.61%) Cloud Engineer
7 21 (10.61%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.58%) C# Developer
9 14 (7.07%) .NET Developer
10 12 (6.06%) Data Engineer
11 11 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
12 10 (5.05%) Architect
12 10 (5.05%) Azure Software Engineer
13 9 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
13 9 (4.55%) Lead Software Engineer
14 8 (4.04%) Platform Engineer
15 7 (3.54%) Senior Software Engineer
16 5 (2.53%) C# Software Engineer
16 5 (2.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.35%) .NET
2 47 (23.74%) .NET Core
3 27 (13.64%) React
4 22 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 17 (8.59%) AngularJS
6 16 (8.08%) .NET Framework
7 15 (7.58%) REST
8 14 (7.07%) CSS
8 14 (7.07%) HTML
9 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (5.56%) Entity Framework
10 11 (5.56%) WCF
11 8 (4.04%) SOAP
12 7 (3.54%) JSON
12 7 (3.54%) Semantic UI
13 6 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (2.53%) SAML
15 4 (2.02%) ADO
15 4 (2.02%) Kafka
15 4 (2.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 52 (26.26%) Linux Command Line
2 14 (7.07%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.52%) Clustering
4 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.52%) PKI
4 3 (1.52%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.01%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.59%) Windows
2 11 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 5 (2.53%) Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (57.07%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (44.44%) DevOps
3 73 (36.87%) Infrastructure as Code
4 68 (34.34%) Analytics
5 65 (32.83%) Configuration Management
6 61 (30.81%) Problem-Solving
7 53 (26.77%) Microservices
8 52 (26.26%) Web Application Development
9 40 (20.20%) Scrum
10 28 (14.14%) Software Engineering
11 25 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (12.12%) Mentoring
13 23 (11.62%) TDD
14 22 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (9.60%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (9.09%) Machine Learning
17 17 (8.59%) Test Automation
18 16 (8.08%) Artificial Intelligence
18 16 (8.08%) Collaborative Working
19 15 (7.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.63%) C#
1 124 (62.63%) SQL
2 97 (48.99%) PowerShell
3 79 (39.90%) JavaScript
4 75 (37.88%) TypeScript
5 61 (30.81%) Go
5 61 (30.81%) Python
6 59 (29.80%) Java
7 55 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 54 (27.27%) PHP
9 52 (26.26%) Groovy
9 52 (26.26%) Ruby
10 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.51%) C
11 1 (0.51%) Gremlin
11 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 86 (43.43%) Docker
2 20 (10.10%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.53%) vSphere
4 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 88 (44.44%) Terraform
2 81 (40.91%) Kubernetes
3 58 (29.29%) Grafana
4 56 (28.28%) Puppet
5 55 (27.78%) Prometheus
6 53 (26.77%) Ansible
7 52 (26.26%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 54 (27.27%) New Relic
2 52 (26.26%) SaltStack
3 30 (15.15%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.57%) Google
5 5 (2.53%) Databricks
5 5 (2.53%) VMware
6 1 (0.51%) Cognos
6 1 (0.51%) Netezza
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.51%) Teradata
6 1 (0.51%) Veracode