Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 548 564 783
Rank change year-on-year +16 +219 +137
Permanent jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 558 134 322
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.07% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 447 100 251
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £45,625 £50,313 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.23% -0.80% -3.85%
75th Percentile £72,250 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year - -6.38% +6.82%

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 52,301 19,087 44,153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.05% 39.58% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 36,734 16,075 36,262
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £39,923
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 26 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Cosmos DB in the UK

Azure Cosmos DB
Top 15 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 26 September 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
England -15 503 £60,000 -4.00% 97
UK excluding London -19 315 £55,000 - 66
London -130 173 £72,500 -3.33% 31
South East -91 97 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Work from Home -216 92 £58,750 -2.08% 23
Midlands -52 84 £50,000 +11.11% 23
West Midlands -27 80 £50,000 +11.11% 17
North of England -69 79 £60,000 +9.09% 17
Yorkshire -67 42 £60,000 +9.09% 6
North West -66 37 £60,000 +26.32% 10
East of England -74 28 £45,000 +38.46% 5
South West -95 16 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 8 - - 1
Scotland -96 4 £57,500 -
East Midlands -74 3 £42,500 +9.68% 6

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 558 (100.00%) Azure
2 416 (74.55%) SQL
3 338 (60.57%) C#
4 310 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
5 292 (52.33%) DevOps
6 287 (51.43%) .NET
7 201 (36.02%) Microsoft
8 189 (33.87%) PowerShell
9 183 (32.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 175 (31.36%) SQL Server
11 174 (31.18%) Microservices
12 169 (30.29%) Serverless
13 167 (29.93%) JavaScript
14 160 (28.67%) Analytics
15 159 (28.49%) Kubernetes
16 157 (28.14%) TypeScript
17 151 (27.06%) .NET Core
18 149 (26.70%) Azure Functions
18 149 (26.70%) Docker
19 146 (26.16%) React
19 146 (26.16%) Python
20 139 (24.91%) Social Skills
21 135 (24.19%) Bash Shell
22 122 (21.86%) Azure Service Bus
23 117 (20.97%) AWS
23 117 (20.97%) MongoDB
24 116 (20.79%) Terraform
25 112 (20.07%) Infrastructure as Code
26 107 (19.18%) Data Lake
27 106 (19.00%) Full Stack Development

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 46 (8.24%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.43%) Confluence
4 7 (1.25%) IIS
4 7 (1.25%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.08%) CMS
6 4 (0.72%) Apache
7 2 (0.36%) nginx
7 2 (0.36%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (3.23%) Chatbot
2 17 (3.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 558 (100.00%) Azure
2 169 (30.29%) Serverless
3 149 (26.70%) Azure Functions
4 122 (21.86%) Azure Service Bus
5 117 (20.97%) AWS
6 105 (18.82%) SaaS
7 98 (17.56%) Azure Data Factory
8 75 (13.44%) Power Platform
9 74 (13.26%) PaaS
10 70 (12.54%) Pulumi
11 62 (11.11%) Azure Service Fabric
12 61 (10.93%) Azure Event Grid
13 60 (10.75%) Datadog
14 51 (9.14%) Azure Storage
15 47 (8.42%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 44 (7.89%) Azure Stack
17 41 (7.35%) Cloud Computing
18 31 (5.56%) GitHub
19 29 (5.20%) Azure Active Directory
20 28 (5.02%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.15%) Network Security
2 11 (1.97%) Cisco IPT
3 5 (0.90%) Firewall
4 4 (0.72%) Internet
5 2 (0.36%) HTTP
5 2 (0.36%) MQTT
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) SSL
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (32.80%) Azure SQL Database
2 175 (31.36%) SQL Server
3 117 (20.97%) MongoDB
4 107 (19.18%) Data Lake
5 103 (18.46%) NoSQL
6 84 (15.05%) Redis
7 83 (14.87%) MySQL
8 82 (14.70%) PostgreSQL
9 70 (12.54%) MariaDB
9 70 (12.54%) Power BI
10 45 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
11 41 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 41 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 39 (6.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (4.66%) Big Data
14 24 (4.30%) Apache Cassandra
15 21 (3.76%) Hadoop
16 20 (3.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 19 (3.41%) Relational Database
18 18 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 80 (14.34%) Jenkins
2 67 (12.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (8.60%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 21 (3.76%) TeamCity
5 21 (3.76%) Visual Studio
6 17 (3.05%) JMeter
7 14 (2.51%) Selenium
8 13 (2.33%) Cypress.io
8 13 (2.33%) JIRA
8 13 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (1.97%) Cucumber
9 11 (1.97%) kappa
10 10 (1.79%) GitLab
11 9 (1.61%) NUnit
12 8 (1.43%) gulp
12 8 (1.43%) Postman
12 8 (1.43%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.08%) AppVeyor
13 6 (1.08%) Moq
General
1 139 (24.91%) Social Skills
2 41 (7.35%) Organisational Skills
3 27 (4.84%) Public Sector
4 23 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.58%) Retail
6 18 (3.23%) Finance
7 10 (1.79%) Local Government
8 9 (1.61%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 9 (1.61%) Wearables
9 5 (0.90%) Banking
9 5 (0.90%) Law
9 5 (0.90%) Presentation Skills
10 4 (0.72%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.54%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.54%) Publishing
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
13 1 (0.18%) Legal
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 232 (41.58%) Developer
2 114 (20.43%) Azure Engineer
3 97 (17.38%) Senior Developer
4 95 (17.03%) DevOps Engineer
5 91 (16.31%) .NET Developer
6 81 (14.52%) C# Developer
7 69 (12.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 63 (11.29%) Azure DevOps
9 54 (9.68%) Data Engineer
10 50 (8.96%) Senior C# Developer
11 42 (7.53%) Cloud Engineer
11 42 (7.53%) Full Stack Developer
12 41 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
12 41 (7.35%) Software Engineer
12 41 (7.35%) Web Developer
13 40 (7.17%) Senior Web Developer
14 36 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
15 32 (5.73%) Architect
16 31 (5.56%) Azure Developer
17 28 (5.02%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (51.43%) .NET
2 151 (27.06%) .NET Core
3 146 (26.16%) React
4 97 (17.38%) .NET Framework
5 84 (15.05%) ARM Templates
6 70 (12.54%) Node.js
7 69 (12.37%) AngularJS
8 59 (10.57%) HTML
9 57 (10.22%) CSS
10 55 (9.86%) REST
11 51 (9.14%) ASP.NET
11 51 (9.14%) RESTful
12 50 (8.96%) Sass
13 37 (6.63%) OAuth
13 37 (6.63%) Web Services
14 35 (6.27%) OAuth2
15 34 (6.09%) Kafka
16 33 (5.91%) Middleware
17 27 (4.84%) GraphQL
17 27 (4.84%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 91 (16.31%) Linux Command Line
2 54 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
3 38 (6.81%) Public Cloud
4 29 (5.20%) Algorithms
5 27 (4.84%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (3.05%) User Experience
7 12 (2.15%) Blog
7 12 (2.15%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.61%) Cloud Native
9 7 (1.25%) Podcast
9 7 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.72%) Replication
13 2 (0.36%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.36%) State Machine
14 1 (0.18%) Cybercrime
14 1 (0.18%) Legacy Systems
14 1 (0.18%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.69%) Linux
2 11 (1.97%) Windows
3 7 (1.25%) Android
4 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.18%) CentOS
7 1 (0.18%) Debian
7 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 310 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (52.33%) DevOps
3 174 (31.18%) Microservices
4 160 (28.67%) Analytics
5 112 (20.07%) Infrastructure as Code
6 106 (19.00%) Full Stack Development
7 103 (18.46%) Scrum
8 96 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
9 87 (15.59%) TDD
10 78 (13.98%) Software Engineering
11 66 (11.83%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (11.83%) Web Application Development
12 63 (11.29%) Configuration Management
13 52 (9.32%) Machine Learning
14 51 (9.14%) Data Modelling
15 49 (8.78%) B2B
16 43 (7.71%) Performance Tuning
17 41 (7.35%) Artificial Intelligence
17 41 (7.35%) Pair Programming
17 41 (7.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 416 (74.55%) SQL
2 338 (60.57%) C#
3 189 (33.87%) PowerShell
4 167 (29.93%) JavaScript
5 157 (28.14%) TypeScript
6 146 (26.16%) Python
7 135 (24.19%) Bash Shell
8 89 (15.95%) Java
9 73 (13.08%) PHP
10 72 (12.90%) Go
11 63 (11.29%) Ruby
12 61 (10.93%) Groovy
13 33 (5.91%) T-SQL
14 27 (4.84%) Scala
15 26 (4.66%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 10 (1.79%) U-SQL
17 8 (1.43%) R
18 6 (1.08%) ES6
19 4 (0.72%) Apple Swift
19 4 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (4.84%) Degree
2 20 (3.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (3.41%) AWS Certification
4 11 (1.97%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 11 (1.97%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.97%) CISSP
5 9 (1.61%) CCSP
6 8 (1.43%) MCSA
7 6 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.54%) MCITP
9 3 (0.54%) MCSE
10 1 (0.18%) MCSD
10 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.78%) QA
2 15 (2.69%) GRC
3 10 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.08%) WCAG
5 3 (0.54%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) NIST
System Software
1 149 (26.70%) Docker
2 30 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.58%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 159 (28.49%) Kubernetes
2 116 (20.79%) Terraform
3 90 (16.13%) Grafana
4 72 (12.90%) Ansible
4 72 (12.90%) Prometheus
5 66 (11.83%) Puppet
6 63 (11.29%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.54%) Nagios
8 2 (0.36%) Kibana
9 1 (0.18%) Consul
9 1 (0.18%) Istio
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.18%) Packer
9 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 201 (36.02%) Microsoft
2 84 (15.05%) Databricks
3 70 (12.54%) New Relic
4 60 (10.75%) SaltStack
5 23 (4.12%) Google
6 20 (3.58%) Oracle
7 19 (3.41%) IBM
8 16 (2.87%) Xamarin
9 12 (2.15%) Sony
10 11 (1.97%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.61%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.25%) SAP
13 6 (1.08%) Apple
13 6 (1.08%) StreamSets
14 5 (0.90%) Adobe
14 5 (0.90%) Citrix
15 4 (0.72%) Dell
15 4 (0.72%) Netezza
15 4 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
15 4 (0.72%) Teradata