Period
to 17 May 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 17 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
UK
6 months to
17 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 548 657 843
Rank change year-on-year +109 +186 +170
Permanent jobs citing Azure Cosmos DB 368 271 261
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.28% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.99% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 289 217 185
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £87,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,650 £96,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +5.77% -0.95%

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 37,358 33,916 41,322
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.42% 35.24% 28.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29,799 27,929 33,615
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 17 May 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 17 May 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 +121 341 £60,000 -14.29% 80
UK excluding London +130 200 £60,000 +9.09% 54
London +25 143 £70,000 -6.67% 28
North of England +54 86 £60,000 +33.33% 14
South East +69 56 £57,500 - 14
Yorkshire - 54 £60,000 - 5
Work from Home -162 45 £65,000 +6.12% 19
North West +25 32 £60,000 +33.33% 9
Midlands +5 30 £56,250 -16.67% 9
West Midlands +12 27 £55,000 -18.52% 5
South West -24 13 £57,500 +2.22% 3
Scotland -21 8 £42,500 -15.00% 1
East of England +27 5 £54,750 +5.29% 12
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
East Midlands -1 3 £67,500 +80.00% 4

For the 6 months to 17 May 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.

1 368 (100.00%) Azure
2 266 (72.28%) SQL
3 221 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
4 217 (58.97%) C#
5 214 (58.15%) DevOps
6 171 (46.47%) Azure SQL Database
7 163 (44.29%) .NET
8 150 (40.76%) JavaScript
9 132 (35.87%) Docker
10 127 (34.51%) Kubernetes
11 120 (32.61%) PowerShell
12 109 (29.62%) Microsoft
13 106 (28.80%) TypeScript
13 106 (28.80%) Analytics
14 105 (28.53%) Microservices
14 105 (28.53%) Terraform
15 100 (27.17%) .NET Core
16 98 (26.63%) SQL Server
17 93 (25.27%) Serverless
18 90 (24.46%) MongoDB
19 89 (24.18%) Scrum
20 87 (23.64%) PaaS
21 86 (23.37%) Python
22 85 (23.10%) Jenkins
23 80 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
24 79 (21.47%) Azure Functions
24 79 (21.47%) Java
25 78 (21.20%) Problem-Solving
25 78 (21.20%) Azure Service Bus
26 75 (20.38%) 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 12 (3.26%) Confluence
2 10 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.17%) Apache Spark
3 8 (2.17%) IIS
3 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.63%) CMS
4 6 (1.63%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.36%) NServiceBus
5 5 (1.36%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.82%) Apache
7 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.27%) Mule
Applications
1 15 (4.08%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.36%) AutoCAD
2 5 (1.36%) Revit
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 368 (100.00%) Azure
2 93 (25.27%) Serverless
3 87 (23.64%) PaaS
4 79 (21.47%) Azure Functions
5 78 (21.20%) Azure Service Bus
6 59 (16.03%) SaaS
7 58 (15.76%) AWS
8 57 (15.49%) Pulumi
9 54 (14.67%) Datadog
10 50 (13.59%) IaaS
10 50 (13.59%) Power Platform
11 46 (12.50%) Azure Data Factory
12 42 (11.41%) Azure Service Fabric
13 37 (10.05%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 33 (8.97%) Azure Active Directory
15 23 (6.25%) Azure Logic Apps
16 22 (5.98%) GitHub
17 18 (4.89%) Azure Event Grid
17 18 (4.89%) Azure Key Vault
17 18 (4.89%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.79%) Firewall
2 9 (2.45%) DNS
2 9 (2.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.63%) WAN
4 5 (1.36%) Network Security
5 3 (0.82%) VPN
6 2 (0.54%) IPv4
6 2 (0.54%) VLAN
7 1 (0.27%) AMQP
7 1 (0.27%) HTTP
7 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (46.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 98 (26.63%) SQL Server
3 90 (24.46%) MongoDB
4 69 (18.75%) Redis
5 63 (17.12%) MySQL
6 58 (15.76%) NoSQL
7 57 (15.49%) MariaDB
8 56 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (12.50%) Data Lake
10 45 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (12.23%) Power BI
11 24 (6.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 19 (5.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (4.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (2.99%) Tableau
17 10 (2.72%) Relational Database
17 10 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
18 8 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 85 (23.10%) Jenkins
2 55 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (13.32%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.62%) NUnit
5 13 (3.53%) JIRA
6 10 (2.72%) gulp
6 10 (2.72%) Selenium
6 10 (2.72%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (2.45%) Moq
7 9 (2.45%) Postman
7 9 (2.45%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (1.90%) GitLab
8 7 (1.90%) jspm
8 7 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.90%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.90%) webpack
9 5 (1.36%) Cucumber
9 5 (1.36%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.09%) JMeter
General
1 60 (16.30%) Social Skills
2 21 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (4.08%) Finance
3 15 (4.08%) Wearables
4 6 (1.63%) Retail
5 5 (1.36%) Banking
6 4 (1.09%) Billing
6 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.82%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (0.54%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.54%) Public Sector
9 1 (0.27%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (34.24%) Azure Engineer
2 118 (32.07%) Developer
3 74 (20.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 69 (18.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 67 (18.21%) Azure DevOps
6 47 (12.77%) .NET Developer
7 45 (12.23%) Senior Developer
8 43 (11.68%) C# Developer
9 40 (10.87%) Software Engineer
10 32 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
11 30 (8.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 29 (7.88%) Azure Developer
13 27 (7.34%) React Developer
14 25 (6.79%) Data Engineer
15 23 (6.25%) Architect
16 22 (5.98%) Consultant
16 22 (5.98%) Data Consultant
17 21 (5.71%) Platform Engineer
18 20 (5.43%) Azure Consultant
19 18 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (44.29%) .NET
2 100 (27.17%) .NET Core
3 71 (19.29%) React
4 57 (15.49%) .NET Framework
5 53 (14.40%) ASP.NET
6 47 (12.77%) HTML
6 47 (12.77%) REST
7 44 (11.96%) CSS
8 34 (9.24%) AngularJS
9 29 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 26 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (6.52%) Entity Framework
12 21 (5.71%) RESTful
13 20 (5.43%) ASP.NET Core
14 19 (5.16%) Node.js
14 19 (5.16%) Redux
14 19 (5.16%) WCF
15 18 (4.89%) JSON
16 17 (4.62%) jQuery
17 16 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.67%) Linux Command Line
2 44 (11.96%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 16 (4.35%) User Experience
4 12 (3.26%) Public Cloud
5 9 (2.45%) Cloud Native
6 7 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.63%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.63%) PKI
8 5 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
8 5 (1.36%) Blog
9 4 (1.09%) Clustering
9 4 (1.09%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.09%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.54%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.54%) Life Science
10 2 (0.54%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.27%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.71%) Windows
2 11 (2.99%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.45%) Linux
4 3 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.54%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Debian
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.27%) Unix
6 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (58.15%) DevOps
3 106 (28.80%) Analytics
4 105 (28.53%) Microservices
5 89 (24.18%) Scrum
6 80 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
7 78 (21.20%) Problem-Solving
8 64 (17.39%) Configuration Management
9 63 (17.12%) TDD
10 59 (16.03%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (16.03%) Web Application Development
11 58 (15.76%) Software Engineering
12 51 (13.86%) Business Intelligence
13 44 (11.96%) BDD
14 41 (11.14%) Artificial Intelligence
15 39 (10.60%) MVC
16 33 (8.97%) IT Strategy
16 33 (8.97%) Kanban
17 32 (8.70%) Machine Learning
18 28 (7.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 266 (72.28%) SQL
2 217 (58.97%) C#
3 150 (40.76%) JavaScript
4 120 (32.61%) PowerShell
5 106 (28.80%) TypeScript
6 86 (23.37%) Python
7 79 (21.47%) Java
8 75 (20.38%) Go
9 64 (17.39%) Groovy
10 63 (17.12%) Bash Shell
11 61 (16.58%) PHP
12 54 (14.67%) Ruby
13 15 (4.08%) Scala
14 12 (3.26%) C++
15 9 (2.45%) T-SQL
16 8 (2.17%) ES6
17 5 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 5 (1.36%) U-SQL
18 2 (0.54%) ES7
18 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (7.34%) Degree
2 11 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.36%) Master's Degree
4 5 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.35%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 132 (35.87%) Docker
2 38 (10.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.90%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.54%) vSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 127 (34.51%) Kubernetes
2 105 (28.53%) Terraform
3 65 (17.66%) Grafana
4 59 (16.03%) Ansible
5 58 (15.76%) Prometheus
5 58 (15.76%) Puppet
6 54 (14.67%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (0.82%) Packer
8 2 (0.54%) Istio
9 1 (0.27%) Kibana
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.27%) MIIS
Vendors
1 109 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 57 (15.49%) New Relic
3 54 (14.67%) SaltStack
4 36 (9.78%) Databricks
5 22 (5.98%) Google
6 15 (4.08%) Oracle
7 9 (2.45%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.36%) Autodesk
8 5 (1.36%) Sony
9 3 (0.82%) Apple
9 3 (0.82%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.54%) Splunk
10 2 (0.54%) VMware
10 2 (0.54%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.27%) Cisco
11 1 (0.27%) Cognos
11 1 (0.27%) Dell
11 1 (0.27%) EMC
11 1 (0.27%) Netezza
11 1 (0.27%) Teradata