Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cosmos DB skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 773 866 1133
Rank change year-on-year +93 +267 +114
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 319 323 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.050%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.83% 0.65% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 240 244 86
UK median annual salary £61,750 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.52% +35.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £46,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,375 £87,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% +23.68% -

Cosmos DB 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 with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 38,358 49,920 54,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.09% 29.76% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31,320 40,712 44,493
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in the UK

Cosmos DB
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cosmos DB.

Salary trend for Cosmos DB in the UK

Cosmos DB
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Cosmos DB in the UK

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 Cosmos DB within the UK over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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 +85 287 £62,500 -7.41% 87
London +70 175 £65,000 -7.14% 65
UK excluding London +73 140 £60,000 +2.13% 28
South East +44 75 £60,000 -16.08% 9
Scotland +29 21 £55,000 -24.14% 6
North of England +42 19 £62,500 +4.17% 4
Midlands +3 13 £55,000 - 6
North West +26 12 £62,500 -19.35% 4
Northern Ireland 0 8 £45,000 -
West Midlands -10 8 £55,000 - 1
North East - 7 £67,500 -
East Midlands +12 5 - - 5
East of England +68 2 £65,000 +52.05% 1
South West +15 2 £46,250 -13.95% 2

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing 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 Cosmos DB.

1 308 (96.55%) Azure
2 191 (59.87%) .NET
3 189 (59.25%) SQL
4 185 (57.99%) C#
5 155 (48.59%) Microsoft
6 153 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (41.07%) DevOps
8 129 (40.44%) SQL Server
9 115 (36.05%) Azure SQL Database
10 110 (34.48%) NoSQL
11 105 (32.92%) Analytics
12 90 (28.21%) Big Data
12 90 (28.21%) Microservices
13 88 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
14 83 (26.02%) MVC
15 79 (24.76%) JavaScript
16 78 (24.45%) Data Warehouse
16 78 (24.45%) Data Lake
17 77 (24.14%) ASP.NET
18 74 (23.20%) Scrum
18 74 (23.20%) React
19 73 (22.88%) Git (software)
20 71 (22.26%) MongoDB
21 70 (21.94%) HTML
22 69 (21.63%) AngularJS
23 67 (21.00%) Databricks
23 67 (21.00%) Serverless
24 63 (19.75%) Machine Learning
25 62 (19.44%) Docker
26 60 (18.81%) AWS

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 38 (11.91%) Apache Spark
2 26 (8.15%) Apache
3 16 (5.02%) Apache Pig
4 14 (4.39%) SharePoint
5 11 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
6 10 (3.13%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (2.19%) ArcGIS
8 7 (2.19%) Confluence
9 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) SAS
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.19%) Chatbot
2 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 308 (96.55%) Azure
2 67 (21.00%) Serverless
3 60 (18.81%) AWS
4 54 (16.93%) Azure Data Factory
5 51 (15.99%) Azure Functions
6 46 (14.42%) Power Platform
7 37 (11.60%) PaaS
8 35 (10.97%) SaaS
9 21 (6.58%) Azure Machine Learning
9 21 (6.58%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 16 (5.02%) GCP
11 12 (3.76%) Amazon Kinesis
12 10 (3.13%) npm
12 10 (3.13%) PowerApps
13 8 (2.51%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (1.88%) Data Lake Analytics
14 6 (1.88%) IaaS
15 5 (1.57%) Office 365
16 4 (1.25%) Amazon EMR
16 4 (1.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.25%) Firewall
3 3 (0.94%) DNS
3 3 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.63%) SMS
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (40.44%) SQL Server
2 115 (36.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 110 (34.48%) NoSQL
4 90 (28.21%) Big Data
5 78 (24.45%) Data Lake
5 78 (24.45%) Data Warehouse
6 71 (22.26%) MongoDB
7 46 (14.42%) Power BI
8 45 (14.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 41 (12.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 40 (12.54%) Geospatial Data
10 40 (12.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 38 (11.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 33 (10.34%) Hadoop
13 22 (6.90%) Relational Database
14 21 (6.58%) Redis
15 20 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
16 17 (5.33%) GIS
17 16 (5.02%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (5.02%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 73 (22.88%) Git (software)
2 42 (13.17%) TeamCity
3 40 (12.54%) Visual Studio
4 27 (8.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 20 (6.27%) Visual Studio Team System
6 15 (4.70%) Jenkins
7 14 (4.39%) JIRA
7 14 (4.39%) SonarQube
7 14 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
8 10 (3.13%) webpack
9 9 (2.82%) git-flow
9 9 (2.82%) Selenium
10 8 (2.51%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (1.25%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.94%) Bower
13 3 (0.94%) gulp
13 3 (0.94%) Maven
13 3 (0.94%) NUnit
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 23 (7.21%) Banking
3 13 (4.08%) Retail
4 12 (3.76%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.88%) Legal
5 6 (1.88%) Marketing
6 5 (1.57%) Games
7 4 (1.25%) Publishing
8 3 (0.94%) Advertising
8 3 (0.94%) Billing
9 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.63%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 178 (55.80%) Developer
2 96 (30.09%) .NET Developer
3 42 (13.17%) Senior Developer
4 41 (12.85%) C# Developer
5 39 (12.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 38 (11.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (10.97%) Architect
8 28 (8.78%) Azure Developer
9 26 (8.15%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (5.96%) Azure Architect
11 17 (5.33%) Azure Engineer
12 16 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (4.70%) Lead Developer
14 13 (4.08%) Data Architect
15 12 (3.76%) Consultant
15 12 (3.76%) Data Engineer
15 12 (3.76%) Data Scientist
15 12 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
15 12 (3.76%) SQL Developer
16 11 (3.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (59.87%) .NET
2 77 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 74 (23.20%) React
4 70 (21.94%) HTML
5 69 (21.63%) AngularJS
6 53 (16.61%) .NET Core
6 53 (16.61%) CSS
7 41 (12.85%) .NET Framework
7 41 (12.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 34 (10.66%) REST
9 33 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (8.46%) HTML5
11 26 (8.15%) Kafka
12 23 (7.21%) RESTful
12 23 (7.21%) Web Services
13 22 (6.90%) ASP.NET Core
14 20 (6.27%) jQuery
15 19 (5.96%) JSON
15 19 (5.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (5.64%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.78%) User Experience
3 16 (5.02%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.76%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.13%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.88%) Podcast
9 3 (0.94%) Blog
9 3 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.63%) Cloud Native
10 2 (0.63%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.63%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.63%) Wiki
11 1 (0.31%) Replication
11 1 (0.31%) Robotics
11 1 (0.31%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.39%) Windows
2 6 (1.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.31%) Android
3 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.31%) VMS
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (41.07%) DevOps
3 105 (32.92%) Analytics
4 90 (28.21%) Microservices
5 88 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
6 83 (26.02%) MVC
7 74 (23.20%) Scrum
8 63 (19.75%) Machine Learning
9 58 (18.18%) TDD
10 56 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (15.05%) ETL
12 46 (14.42%) Test Automation
13 39 (12.23%) Project Delivery
14 38 (11.91%) Data Analytics
15 36 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
15 36 (11.29%) Software Engineering
16 35 (10.97%) Open Source
17 34 (10.66%) Kanban
18 31 (9.72%) BDD
19 30 (9.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 189 (59.25%) SQL
2 185 (57.99%) C#
3 79 (24.76%) JavaScript
4 56 (17.55%) T-SQL
5 44 (13.79%) Python
6 29 (9.09%) R
7 27 (8.46%) PowerShell
8 24 (7.52%) Java
9 18 (5.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 10 (3.13%) C++
11 9 (2.82%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.88%) MATLAB
12 6 (1.88%) U-SQL
13 5 (1.57%) VBA
14 4 (1.25%) F#
15 3 (0.94%) Java 9
15 3 (0.94%) Perl
15 3 (0.94%) PHP
15 3 (0.94%) Ruby
16 2 (0.63%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (10.97%) Degree
2 20 (6.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.13%) Master's Degree
4 6 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.63%) HND
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.64%) GDPR
2 7 (2.19%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.19%) QA
3 2 (0.63%) GAMP
System Software
1 62 (19.44%) Docker
2 13 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (2.19%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.88%) Firmware
5 3 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 49 (15.36%) Kubernetes
2 36 (11.29%) Terraform
3 28 (8.78%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (8.78%) Puppet
4 14 (4.39%) Ansible
5 8 (2.51%) Packer
5 8 (2.51%) Salt
6 4 (1.25%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.63%) logstash
7 2 (0.63%) Mesos
7 2 (0.63%) rkt
8 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.31%) Kibana
Vendors
1 155 (48.59%) Microsoft
2 67 (21.00%) Databricks
3 33 (10.34%) Oracle
4 14 (4.39%) Google
5 12 (3.76%) Tableau
6 7 (2.19%) Mapbox
6 7 (2.19%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.88%) Cloudera
7 6 (1.88%) Hortonworks
8 5 (1.57%) ATG
8 5 (1.57%) Facebook
8 5 (1.57%) Spotify
9 4 (1.25%) IBM
9 4 (1.25%) Informatica
9 4 (1.25%) Talend
9 4 (1.25%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.94%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.63%) MEDITECH
11 2 (0.63%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.63%) Sitecore