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 NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 114 175 129
Rank change year-on-year +61 -46 -43
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 1,277 1,221 2,211
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 2.77% 1.92% 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.83% 7.27% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,101 1,004 1,853
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £64,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,500 £62,203 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.74% +3.67% +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 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%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK excluding London

NoSQL
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for NoSQL in the UK excluding London

NoSQL
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

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

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK excluding London

NoSQL
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 NoSQL 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 +2 381 £54,000 +8.00% 83
South East +93 373 £60,000 +4.35% 71
South West +81 197 £50,000 - 31
Yorkshire +28 185 £54,500 +9.00% 26
North West -35 132 £54,000 +2.86% 46
Midlands +23 129 £55,000 +2.33% 46
West Midlands +25 97 £57,500 +4.55% 39
Scotland +14 84 £50,000 - 13
East of England +56 68 £60,000 +9.09% 29
North East +43 64 £54,000 +20.00% 11
East Midlands +4 32 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Northern Ireland +11 22 £40,000 -27.27% 4
Isle of Man +2 17 £49,500 -17.50%
Wales -15 7 £42,250 -15.50% 6
NoSQL
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 730 (57.17%) SQL
2 617 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
3 591 (46.28%) JavaScript
4 458 (35.87%) Java
5 442 (34.61%) Software Engineering
6 426 (33.36%) AWS
7 422 (33.05%) C#
8 383 (29.99%) Azure
8 383 (29.99%) Git (software)
9 375 (29.37%) Python
10 356 (27.88%) React
11 314 (24.59%) DevOps
12 310 (24.28%) MongoDB
13 301 (23.57%) .NET
14 300 (23.49%) Microservices
15 295 (23.10%) Node.js
16 281 (22.00%) Docker
17 266 (20.83%) CSS
18 252 (19.73%) AngularJS
19 250 (19.58%) HTML
20 247 (19.34%) TDD
21 237 (18.56%) RESTful
22 232 (18.17%) Degree
22 232 (18.17%) Linux
23 229 (17.93%) OO
24 215 (16.84%) SQL Server
25 212 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
26 202 (15.82%) Kubernetes
27 193 (15.11%) MVC
28 192 (15.04%) .NET Core

NoSQL
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
1 119 (9.32%) Apache Spark
2 93 (7.28%) Elasticsearch
3 58 (4.54%) nginx
4 57 (4.46%) NServiceBus
5 41 (3.21%) CMS
6 34 (2.66%) Apache
7 26 (2.04%) Confluence
8 24 (1.88%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.64%) JBoss
10 17 (1.33%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.33%) Mule
10 17 (1.33%) Mule ESB
10 17 (1.33%) Red Hat Fuse
11 16 (1.25%) Apache Airflow
12 14 (1.10%) Luigi
13 13 (1.02%) WordPress
14 9 (0.70%) Apache Synapse
15 7 (0.55%) GemFire
15 7 (0.55%) Liferay
16 6 (0.47%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.23%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.078%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.70%) Magento
2 5 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.078%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 426 (33.36%) AWS
2 383 (29.99%) Azure
3 79 (6.19%) PaaS
4 72 (5.64%) GCP
5 70 (5.48%) IaaS
6 61 (4.78%) Serverless
7 46 (3.60%) GitHub
8 40 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (3.05%) SaaS
10 22 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
11 21 (1.64%) Amazon S3
11 21 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
11 21 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
12 20 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (1.25%) npm
14 15 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
15 14 (1.10%) OpenShift
15 14 (1.10%) Power Platform
16 13 (1.02%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (4.62%) HTTP
2 42 (3.29%) Skype
3 10 (0.78%) AMQP
4 9 (0.70%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.63%) DNS
5 8 (0.63%) Internet
5 8 (0.63%) VoIP
6 6 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.31%) Firewall
7 4 (0.31%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.31%) MQTT
7 4 (0.31%) SMTP
8 3 (0.23%) Network Security
8 3 (0.23%) SAN
9 2 (0.16%) FTP
10 1 (0.078%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.078%) RFID
10 1 (0.078%) RTP
10 1 (0.078%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.078%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (24.28%) MongoDB
2 215 (16.84%) SQL Server
3 173 (13.55%) MySQL
4 156 (12.22%) PostgreSQL
5 133 (10.42%) Big Data
6 111 (8.69%) Redis
7 100 (7.83%) Hadoop
8 96 (7.52%) Relational Database
9 74 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 69 (5.40%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (3.45%) Apache Hive
12 41 (3.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 41 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 35 (2.74%) Data Lake
14 33 (2.58%) Cosmos DB
15 32 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 27 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
17 22 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (1.57%) HBase
19 19 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 383 (29.99%) Git (software)
2 184 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 114 (8.93%) Subversion
4 88 (6.89%) Mercurial
5 78 (6.11%) JUnit
6 76 (5.95%) Selenium
7 73 (5.72%) Maven
8 68 (5.32%) JIRA
9 48 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
10 47 (3.68%) TeamCity
11 37 (2.90%) GitLab
12 26 (2.04%) IntelliJ
12 26 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (1.80%) Cypress.io
14 20 (1.57%) PHPUnit
15 19 (1.49%) Visual Studio
16 17 (1.33%) Bitbucket
17 16 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 16 (1.25%) NUnit
18 12 (0.94%) webpack
General
1 144 (11.28%) Finance
2 72 (5.64%) Marketing
3 67 (5.25%) Public Sector
4 52 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 36 (2.82%) Law
6 33 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 33 (2.58%) Retail
7 31 (2.43%) Electronics
8 27 (2.11%) Banking
9 18 (1.41%) Automotive
10 12 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.78%) Games
12 8 (0.63%) Publishing
13 6 (0.47%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.23%) Aerospace
14 3 (0.23%) Legal
15 2 (0.16%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.16%) French Language
15 2 (0.16%) German Language
15 2 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 631 (49.41%) Developer
2 264 (20.67%) Software Engineer
3 172 (13.47%) Senior Developer
4 141 (11.04%) Full Stack Developer
5 115 (9.01%) Java Engineer
6 109 (8.54%) PHP Developer
7 101 (7.91%) Java Developer
8 97 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 95 (7.44%) Java Software Engineer
10 84 (6.58%) Data Engineer
11 80 (6.26%) .NET Developer
12 68 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 67 (5.25%) Architect
14 58 (4.54%) Python Engineer
15 55 (4.31%) Python Software Engineer
16 46 (3.60%) Python Developer
17 44 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
18 42 (3.29%) C# Developer
19 41 (3.21%) Senior Software Developer
20 38 (2.98%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (27.88%) React
2 301 (23.57%) .NET
3 295 (23.10%) Node.js
4 266 (20.83%) CSS
5 252 (19.73%) AngularJS
6 250 (19.58%) HTML
7 237 (18.56%) RESTful
8 192 (15.04%) .NET Core
9 184 (14.41%) REST
10 157 (12.29%) Vue.js
11 152 (11.90%) Kafka
11 152 (11.90%) Spring
12 146 (11.43%) Web Services
13 111 (8.69%) ASP.NET
14 105 (8.22%) .NET Framework
15 101 (7.91%) RabbitMQ
16 88 (6.89%) Spring Boot
17 86 (6.73%) Laravel
18 85 (6.66%) JSON
19 78 (6.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (5.25%) Algorithms
4 65 (5.09%) Data Structures
5 41 (3.21%) Mobile App
5 41 (3.21%) User Experience
6 36 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.11%) Renewable Energy
8 18 (1.41%) iPhone
9 16 (1.25%) Cloud Native
10 14 (1.10%) Video on Demand
11 12 (0.94%) Data Centre
11 12 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 11 (0.86%) Life Science
13 10 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.70%) Private Cloud
15 8 (0.63%) Management Information System
16 7 (0.55%) Replication
17 6 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 232 (18.17%) Linux
2 37 (2.90%) Windows
3 34 (2.66%) Unix
4 32 (2.51%) Android
5 23 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (1.17%) Ubuntu
7 13 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.94%) CentOS
9 7 (0.55%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.078%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.078%) Fedora
11 1 (0.078%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 617 (48.32%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (34.61%) Software Engineering
3 314 (24.59%) DevOps
4 300 (23.49%) Microservices
5 247 (19.34%) TDD
6 229 (17.93%) OO
7 212 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
8 193 (15.11%) MVC
9 177 (13.86%) Mentoring
10 163 (12.76%) Test Automation
11 161 (12.61%) Scrum
12 142 (11.12%) Computer Science
13 127 (9.95%) Mathematics
14 114 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
15 103 (8.07%) OOP
16 90 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
17 88 (6.89%) Open Source
18 84 (6.58%) Data Modelling
18 84 (6.58%) Decision-Making
19 81 (6.34%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 730 (57.17%) SQL
2 591 (46.28%) JavaScript
3 458 (35.87%) Java
4 422 (33.05%) C#
5 375 (29.37%) Python
6 179 (14.02%) TypeScript
7 175 (13.70%) PHP
8 93 (7.28%) C++
9 72 (5.64%) Scala
10 53 (4.15%) Go
11 47 (3.68%) Bash Shell
12 32 (2.51%) R
13 27 (2.11%) Ruby
14 24 (1.88%) C
15 23 (1.80%) PHP 7
15 23 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.72%) Java 8
17 21 (1.64%) PowerShell
18 17 (1.33%) ES6
18 17 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (18.17%) Degree
2 81 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 48 (3.76%) Numerate Degree
5 41 (3.21%) SC Cleared
6 14 (1.10%) AWS Certification
7 11 (0.86%) HND
7 11 (0.86%) PhD
8 10 (0.78%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.70%) RHCE
9 9 (0.70%) RHCSA
10 4 (0.31%) HNC
10 4 (0.31%) OCP
10 4 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
12 2 (0.16%) ISEB
12 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.23%) PMO
5 1 (0.078%) GDPR
5 1 (0.078%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.078%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.078%) WCAG
System Software
1 281 (22.00%) Docker
2 9 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.39%) HDFS
4 2 (0.16%) vSphere
5 1 (0.078%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.078%) Firmware
5 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.078%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 202 (15.82%) Kubernetes
2 93 (7.28%) Terraform
3 85 (6.66%) Ansible
4 21 (1.64%) Puppet
5 18 (1.41%) Prometheus
6 16 (1.25%) Grafana
7 14 (1.10%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (0.86%) Consul
8 11 (0.86%) Graphite
8 11 (0.86%) Packer
9 5 (0.39%) Zipkin
10 4 (0.31%) Argo
10 4 (0.31%) Kibana
11 3 (0.23%) Kubeflow
11 3 (0.23%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.16%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.16%) MIIS
12 2 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 141 (11.04%) Microsoft
2 96 (7.52%) Oracle
3 38 (2.98%) Google
4 31 (2.43%) SAP
5 30 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 22 (1.72%) Databricks
7 13 (1.02%) VMware
8 12 (0.94%) Xamarin
9 9 (0.70%) WooCommerce
10 8 (0.63%) Atlassian
10 8 (0.63%) Splunk
10 8 (0.63%) Zend
11 7 (0.55%) Okta
12 6 (0.47%) Adobe
13 5 (0.39%) SaltStack
14 4 (0.31%) Cadence
14 4 (0.31%) HP
14 4 (0.31%) New Relic
15 3 (0.23%) OpenText
15 3 (0.23%) Teradata