Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 583 528 758
Rank change year-on-year -55 +230 +66
Permanent jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 591 269 287
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.42% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 1.01% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 368 225 235
10th Percentile £40,150 £50,000 £37,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £87,875 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +26.32% -12.04%

Azure Cosmos DB is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 56,589 26,650 42,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.39% 41.19% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38,635 22,708 34,843
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

Azure Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure Cosmos DB as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure Cosmos DB in the UK

Azure Cosmos DB
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB.

Salary trend for Azure Cosmos DB in the UK

Azure Cosmos DB
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure Cosmos DB in the UK

Azure Cosmos DB
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -44 518 £65,000 +8.33% 105
UK excluding London -27 345 £60,000 - 72
London -150 197 £75,000 +15.38% 43
South East -20 120 £61,500 -5.38% 12
Work from Home -138 106 £66,250 +1.92% 23
Midlands -38 77 £52,500 -19.23% 16
West Midlands -29 59 £47,500 -26.92% 10
North of England -148 44 £60,000 - 17
East of England -70 36 £43,500 +33.85% 14
Scotland -30 35 £80,000 +88.24% 8
South West -26 26 £60,000 -4.00% 3
North West -102 22 £50,000 -20.00% 12
East Midlands -40 16 £75,000 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire -114 15 £60,000 - 4
Wales - 8 £55,000 - 2
North East -22 7 £70,000 +36.59% 1

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing Azure 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 with a requirement for Azure Cosmos DB.

1 591 (100.00%) Azure
2 377 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
3 353 (59.73%) SQL
4 329 (55.67%) .NET
5 326 (55.16%) C#
6 314 (53.13%) DevOps
7 254 (42.98%) Microsoft
8 238 (40.27%) Python
9 229 (38.75%) Serverless
10 215 (36.38%) Azure Functions
11 214 (36.21%) Azure Service Bus
12 208 (35.19%) PowerShell
13 206 (34.86%) Analytics
14 193 (32.66%) CI/CD
15 190 (32.15%) Data Lake
16 172 (29.10%) SQL Server
17 171 (28.93%) Databricks
18 164 (27.75%) Azure Data Factory
19 161 (27.24%) AWS
19 161 (27.24%) Bash
20 159 (26.90%) Java
21 157 (26.57%) Microservices
22 146 (24.70%) NoSQL
23 145 (24.53%) Azure SQL Database
23 145 (24.53%) Kubernetes
24 137 (23.18%) .NET Core
24 137 (23.18%) Social Skills
25 134 (22.67%) Azure Monitor
26 128 (21.66%) Scrum
27 124 (20.98%) Docker

Azure Cosmos DB
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 70 (11.84%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.37%) Apache Airflow
3 13 (2.20%) Luigi
4 10 (1.69%) Apache
4 10 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
7 4 (0.68%) IIS
8 3 (0.51%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.34%) Confluence
9 2 (0.34%) nginx
9 2 (0.34%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.34%) SAS
10 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.17%) CMS
10 1 (0.17%) Jupyter
Applications
1 21 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.52%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 591 (100.00%) Azure
2 229 (38.75%) Serverless
3 215 (36.38%) Azure Functions
4 214 (36.21%) Azure Service Bus
5 164 (27.75%) Azure Data Factory
6 161 (27.24%) AWS
7 134 (22.67%) Azure Monitor
8 116 (19.63%) Azure Event Grid
9 112 (18.95%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 103 (17.43%) SaaS
11 96 (16.24%) GitHub
12 82 (13.87%) GitHub Actions
13 71 (12.01%) PaaS
14 68 (11.51%) GCP
15 65 (11.00%) Power Platform
16 53 (8.97%) Azure Service Fabric
17 41 (6.94%) Azure Storage
18 40 (6.77%) AWS Lambda
19 32 (5.41%) Amazon S3
20 31 (5.25%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 83 (14.04%) Cisco IPT
2 10 (1.69%) Firewall
3 8 (1.35%) HTTP
4 7 (1.18%) DNS
4 7 (1.18%) Internet
5 3 (0.51%) Network Security
5 3 (0.51%) Skype
5 3 (0.51%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) DHCP
6 2 (0.34%) MQTT
7 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 190 (32.15%) Data Lake
2 172 (29.10%) SQL Server
3 146 (24.70%) NoSQL
4 145 (24.53%) Azure SQL Database
5 122 (20.64%) Big Data
6 111 (18.78%) MongoDB
7 64 (10.83%) Power BI
8 55 (9.31%) PostgreSQL
9 51 (8.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 49 (8.29%) Redis
11 45 (7.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 45 (7.61%) Hadoop
12 44 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
13 41 (6.94%) MySQL
14 40 (6.77%) Relational Database
15 37 (6.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 35 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (5.75%) Amazon Redshift
18 31 (5.25%) Amazon RDS
19 28 (4.74%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 69 (11.68%) Jenkins
2 54 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 28 (4.74%) Visual Studio
4 24 (4.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (3.38%) Cypress.io
6 17 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
7 15 (2.54%) Cucumber
7 15 (2.54%) kappa
8 11 (1.86%) JIRA
8 11 (1.86%) Selenium
9 8 (1.35%) AppVeyor
9 8 (1.35%) TeamCity
9 8 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (1.02%) RStudio
10 6 (1.02%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.02%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (0.85%) GitLab
11 5 (0.85%) Mocha
11 5 (0.85%) NUnit
11 5 (0.85%) webpack
General
1 137 (23.18%) Social Skills
2 43 (7.28%) Finance
3 28 (4.74%) Public Sector
4 27 (4.57%) Retail
5 24 (4.06%) Banking
5 24 (4.06%) Organisational Skills
6 19 (3.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 16 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.86%) Law
9 9 (1.52%) Legal
10 5 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (0.85%) Environmental Health
10 5 (0.85%) Wearables
11 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.68%) Marketing
12 3 (0.51%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 214 (36.21%) Developer
2 136 (23.01%) Data Engineer
3 126 (21.32%) Azure Engineer
4 102 (17.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 87 (14.72%) Senior Data Engineer
6 83 (14.04%) Security Engineer
7 78 (13.20%) C# Developer
8 77 (13.03%) .NET Developer
9 75 (12.69%) Senior Developer
10 73 (12.35%) DevOps Engineer
11 68 (11.51%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 68 (11.51%) Senior Security Engineer
12 62 (10.49%) Software Engineer
13 51 (8.63%) Senior C# Developer
14 50 (8.46%) Azure Developer
15 37 (6.26%) C# .NET Developer
16 32 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
17 30 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
18 27 (4.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
18 27 (4.57%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (55.67%) .NET
2 137 (23.18%) .NET Core
3 118 (19.97%) React
4 93 (15.74%) ASP.NET
5 77 (13.03%) .NET Framework
6 62 (10.49%) Node.js
7 57 (9.64%) Kafka
7 57 (9.64%) RESTful
8 56 (9.48%) AngularJS
9 45 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 43 (7.28%) REST
11 42 (7.11%) ASP.NET Core
11 42 (7.11%) CSS
12 37 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (5.75%) HTML
14 32 (5.41%) Vue.js
15 30 (5.08%) ARM Templates
15 30 (5.08%) Sass
16 29 (4.91%) Jest
17 28 (4.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.25%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (4.74%) User Experience
3 26 (4.40%) Linux Command Line
4 23 (3.89%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.89%) Public Cloud
5 17 (2.88%) Cloud Native
6 15 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
7 13 (2.20%) Algorithms
7 13 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.69%) Credit Risk
8 10 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.69%) Replication
9 9 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 9 (1.52%) Reinsurance
10 8 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 7 (1.18%) Blog
11 7 (1.18%) Podcast
12 6 (1.02%) Social Network
13 3 (0.51%) Virtual Team
14 2 (0.34%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.72%) Windows
2 10 (1.69%) Android
2 10 (1.69%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.18%) Linux
5 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (0.51%) Unix
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.17%) Debian
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (53.13%) DevOps
3 206 (34.86%) Analytics
4 193 (32.66%) CI/CD
5 157 (26.57%) Microservices
6 128 (21.66%) Scrum
7 115 (19.46%) ETL
8 113 (19.12%) Infrastructure as Code
9 109 (18.44%) Log Analytics
10 107 (18.10%) Data Analytics
11 98 (16.58%) Risk Management
12 97 (16.41%) Full Stack Development
12 97 (16.41%) Information Management
13 92 (15.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 87 (14.72%) SDLC
15 85 (14.38%) Data Security
15 85 (14.38%) Software Engineering
16 80 (13.54%) Problem-Solving
17 71 (12.01%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (11.51%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 353 (59.73%) SQL
2 326 (55.16%) C#
3 238 (40.27%) Python
4 208 (35.19%) PowerShell
5 161 (27.24%) Bash
6 159 (26.90%) Java
7 122 (20.64%) Scala
8 119 (20.14%) JavaScript
9 89 (15.06%) TypeScript
10 51 (8.63%) Go
11 33 (5.58%) T-SQL
12 21 (3.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 18 (3.05%) PHP
14 16 (2.71%) Ruby
15 15 (2.54%) Groovy
16 8 (1.35%) Apple Swift
16 8 (1.35%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.18%) Bicep
18 4 (0.68%) XAML
19 3 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (14.04%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 83 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
1 83 (14.04%) CISSP
2 33 (5.58%) Degree
3 26 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.21%) AWS Certification
5 18 (3.05%) SC Cleared
6 15 (2.54%) CCSP
7 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.85%) MCSA
9 3 (0.51%) MCSE
10 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.34%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.34%) MCITP
10 2 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.94%) QA
2 11 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.69%) GDPR
4 9 (1.52%) GRC
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 124 (20.98%) Docker
2 21 (3.55%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.34%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 145 (24.53%) Kubernetes
2 115 (19.46%) Terraform
3 57 (9.64%) Ansible
4 53 (8.97%) Puppet
5 24 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (3.38%) Grafana
6 20 (3.38%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.02%) HP Fortify
8 3 (0.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.34%) Kibana
9 2 (0.34%) Nagios
10 1 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 254 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 171 (28.93%) Databricks
3 46 (7.78%) Google
4 23 (3.89%) Oracle
5 17 (2.88%) New Relic
6 15 (2.54%) SaltStack
6 15 (2.54%) ServiceNow
7 14 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.20%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.35%) Dell
9 8 (1.35%) Informatica
10 7 (1.18%) StreamSets
11 4 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.68%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.68%) IBM
12 3 (0.51%) CloudEndure
13 2 (0.34%) Apple
13 2 (0.34%) Dynatrace
13 2 (0.34%) RedGate
13 2 (0.34%) SAP