Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 534 681 853
Rank change year-on-year +147 +172 +169
Permanent jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 360 299 279
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 0.79% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 297 242 199
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% +2.44% -2.38%

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 34,696 37,924 41,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.18% 34.92% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 28,442 31,212 33,443
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%

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 21 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Azure Cosmos DB in the UK

Azure Cosmos DB
Top 14 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 21 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
England +146 340 £60,000 -7.69% 19
UK excluding London +153 184 £60,000 +14.29% 10
London +67 160 £65,000 -13.33% 10
North of England +93 86 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Yorkshire - 55 £60,000 -
South East +94 51 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Work from Home -145 48 £67,500 +12.50% 4
North West +59 31 £60,000 +33.33%
Midlands +44 23 £60,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +26 19 £57,500 -14.81% 2
South West -2 12 £58,750 +11.90%
Scotland -2 10 £42,500 +13.33% 1
East of England +60 4 £59,500 +13.33% 4
East Midlands +18 4 £63,750 +70.00%

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 360 (100.00%) Azure
2 237 (65.83%) SQL
3 211 (58.61%) Agile Software Development
4 210 (58.33%) DevOps
5 201 (55.83%) C#
6 172 (47.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 159 (44.17%) .NET
8 151 (41.94%) JavaScript
9 124 (34.44%) PowerShell
10 121 (33.61%) Microsoft
11 111 (30.83%) Kubernetes
12 110 (30.56%) Docker
13 106 (29.44%) PaaS
14 105 (29.17%) Analytics
15 104 (28.89%) SQL Server
15 104 (28.89%) Serverless
16 99 (27.50%) Terraform
17 92 (25.56%) Azure Functions
18 91 (25.28%) TypeScript
19 89 (24.72%) .NET Core
20 88 (24.44%) MongoDB
21 84 (23.33%) Microservices
21 84 (23.33%) Python
22 83 (23.06%) Infrastructure as Code
23 82 (22.78%) Scrum
23 82 (22.78%) Jenkins
24 80 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
25 77 (21.39%) Java
26 74 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
27 71 (19.72%) Go

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 20 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.78%) Confluence
3 7 (1.94%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.67%) IIS
4 6 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.39%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.83%) Apache
6 3 (0.83%) CMS
7 2 (0.56%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (4.17%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.39%) AutoCAD
2 5 (1.39%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 360 (100.00%) Azure
2 106 (29.44%) PaaS
3 104 (28.89%) Serverless
4 92 (25.56%) Azure Functions
5 80 (22.22%) Azure Service Bus
6 68 (18.89%) AWS
7 58 (16.11%) IaaS
8 57 (15.83%) Power Platform
9 56 (15.56%) SaaS
10 53 (14.72%) Azure Data Factory
10 53 (14.72%) Pulumi
11 51 (14.17%) Datadog
12 41 (11.39%) Azure Active Directory
13 38 (10.56%) Azure Service Fabric
14 36 (10.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
15 35 (9.72%) Azure Logic Apps
16 24 (6.67%) GitHub
17 21 (5.83%) Azure App Service
17 21 (5.83%) Microsoft 365
18 19 (5.28%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.78%) Firewall
2 12 (3.33%) DNS
2 12 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.67%) WAN
4 5 (1.39%) IPv4
4 5 (1.39%) VLAN
5 4 (1.11%) VPN
6 1 (0.28%) AMQP
6 1 (0.28%) HTTP
6 1 (0.28%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (47.78%) Azure SQL Database
2 104 (28.89%) SQL Server
3 88 (24.44%) MongoDB
4 68 (18.89%) Redis
5 60 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 54 (15.00%) MySQL
7 53 (14.72%) MariaDB
8 51 (14.17%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (12.78%) Power BI
10 44 (12.22%) Data Lake
10 44 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (8.06%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 23 (6.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 22 (6.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 16 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 14 (3.89%) Tableau
17 11 (3.06%) OLTP
17 11 (3.06%) Relational Database
18 10 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 82 (22.78%) Jenkins
2 52 (14.44%) Git (software)
2 52 (14.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.17%) NUnit
4 10 (2.78%) JIRA
4 10 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (2.50%) Postman
5 9 (2.50%) SpecFlow
5 9 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (2.22%) Selenium
7 7 (1.94%) GitLab
7 7 (1.94%) Moq
8 6 (1.67%) gulp
9 5 (1.39%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.39%) jspm
9 5 (1.39%) MSTest
9 5 (1.39%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.39%) webpack
10 4 (1.11%) Cypress.io
10 4 (1.11%) Protractor
General
1 18 (5.00%) Finance
2 7 (1.94%) Games
2 7 (1.94%) Retail
3 5 (1.39%) Banking
4 4 (1.11%) Billing
4 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.11%) Housing Association
4 4 (1.11%) Marketing
5 3 (0.83%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.56%) Law
6 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 122 (33.89%) Azure Engineer
2 120 (33.33%) Developer
3 72 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 70 (19.44%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 66 (18.33%) Azure DevOps
6 54 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 45 (12.50%) Azure Developer
7 45 (12.50%) C# Developer
8 38 (10.56%) Senior Developer
9 36 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 35 (9.72%) Software Engineer
11 28 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
12 25 (6.94%) React Developer
13 23 (6.39%) Consultant
13 23 (6.39%) Data Consultant
14 22 (6.11%) Architect
14 22 (6.11%) C# .NET Developer
15 21 (5.83%) Azure Consultant
16 20 (5.56%) Data Engineer
17 17 (4.72%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (44.17%) .NET
2 89 (24.72%) .NET Core
3 62 (17.22%) React
4 50 (13.89%) ASP.NET
5 45 (12.50%) CSS
5 45 (12.50%) HTML
6 42 (11.67%) .NET Framework
7 32 (8.89%) AngularJS
8 31 (8.61%) REST
9 25 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 24 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (5.00%) Entity Framework
12 16 (4.44%) ASP.NET Core
12 16 (4.44%) JSON
12 16 (4.44%) Node.js
12 16 (4.44%) Redux
12 16 (4.44%) RESTful
13 14 (3.89%) ADO
13 14 (3.89%) WCF
14 13 (3.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.17%) Linux Command Line
2 46 (12.78%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (6.39%) User Experience
4 16 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.44%) Public Cloud
5 13 (3.61%) Algorithms
5 13 (3.61%) Cloud Native
6 7 (1.94%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.67%) PKI
8 5 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (1.39%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.11%) Blog
9 4 (1.11%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.83%) Clustering
10 3 (0.83%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.56%) Life Science
11 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.78%) Windows
2 14 (3.89%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.22%) Linux
4 3 (0.83%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.56%) VMS
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
6 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (58.61%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (58.33%) DevOps
3 105 (29.17%) Analytics
4 84 (23.33%) Microservices
5 83 (23.06%) Infrastructure as Code
6 82 (22.78%) Scrum
7 74 (20.56%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
9 68 (18.89%) Configuration Management
10 61 (16.94%) TDD
11 56 (15.56%) Web Application Development
12 53 (14.72%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (13.61%) Software Engineering
14 36 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 36 (10.00%) BDD
15 34 (9.44%) Mentoring
16 33 (9.17%) Kanban
16 33 (9.17%) MVC
16 33 (9.17%) Test Automation
17 32 (8.89%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 237 (65.83%) SQL
2 201 (55.83%) C#
3 151 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 124 (34.44%) PowerShell
5 91 (25.28%) TypeScript
6 84 (23.33%) Python
7 77 (21.39%) Java
8 71 (19.72%) Go
9 61 (16.94%) Groovy
10 58 (16.11%) PHP
11 55 (15.28%) Bash Shell
12 51 (14.17%) Ruby
13 15 (4.17%) Scala
14 13 (3.61%) C++
15 9 (2.50%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 6 (1.67%) U-SQL
17 5 (1.39%) ES6
18 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
19 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (6.67%) Degree
2 9 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (1.94%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.39%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.61%) QA
2 3 (0.83%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 110 (30.56%) Docker
2 47 (13.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.39%) vSphere
4 2 (0.56%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 111 (30.83%) Kubernetes
2 99 (27.50%) Terraform
3 61 (16.94%) Grafana
4 59 (16.39%) Puppet
5 54 (15.00%) Prometheus
6 53 (14.72%) Ansible
7 51 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.94%) Packer
9 3 (0.83%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.56%) Istio
10 2 (0.56%) Kibana
11 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.28%) MIIS
Vendors
1 121 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 53 (14.72%) New Relic
3 51 (14.17%) SaltStack
4 33 (9.17%) Databricks
5 25 (6.94%) Google
6 17 (4.72%) Oracle
7 8 (2.22%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.67%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.39%) Autodesk
9 5 (1.39%) VMware
10 4 (1.11%) Splunk
11 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.28%) Cisco
12 1 (0.28%) Cognos
12 1 (0.28%) Dell
12 1 (0.28%) EMC
12 1 (0.28%) Netezza
12 1 (0.28%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.28%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.28%) Teradata