Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 832 948 1096
Rank change year-on-year +116 +148 +209
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 267 257 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.044%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.67% 0.49% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 190 204 72
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,400 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,125 £87,125 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -5.00%

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 40,020 52,632 52,995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.92% 30.63% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32,678 43,173 44,817
UK median annual salary £51,785 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Cosmos DB in the UK

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 Cosmos DB within the UK over the 6 months to 17 June 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 +92 251 £60,000 -7.69% 28
London +90 170 £60,000 -14.29% 13
UK excluding London +53 96 £52,500 - 19
South East +66 55 £52,000 -13.33% 5
North of England +30 13 £65,000 +30.00% 6
Scotland +10 8 £60,000 -17.24% 4
South West +15 7 £51,250 -6.82%
West Midlands +4 7 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Midlands -5 7 £57,500 +9.52% 3
North West +28 6 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Wales +18 6 £35,000 -12.50%
North East - 6 £67,500 -
Northern Ireland - 3 £57,500 -
East of England +87 2 - - 1
Yorkshire +1 1 £32,500 -36.59% 3

For the 6 months to 17 June 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.

1 251 (94.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 173 (64.79%) SQL
3 163 (61.05%) .NET
4 159 (59.55%) C#
5 155 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
6 118 (44.19%) SQL Server
7 113 (42.32%) Microsoft
8 99 (37.08%) Analytics
9 98 (36.70%) Azure SQL Database
10 97 (36.33%) DevOps
11 95 (35.58%) NoSQL
12 91 (34.08%) Data Warehouse
13 85 (31.84%) Business Intelligence
14 78 (29.21%) Big Data
15 72 (26.97%) MongoDB
15 72 (26.97%) Serverless
16 68 (25.47%) Microservices
16 68 (25.47%) Data Lake
17 65 (24.34%) ETL
17 65 (24.34%) JavaScript
18 60 (22.47%) Git (software)
18 60 (22.47%) Databricks
19 59 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
20 57 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
21 55 (20.60%) MVC
21 55 (20.60%) Azure Functions
22 53 (19.85%) Visual Studio
23 51 (19.10%) T-SQL
23 51 (19.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 50 (18.73%) TDD

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 (14.23%) Apache Spark
2 35 (13.11%) Apache
3 25 (9.36%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (6.74%) SharePoint
5 16 (5.99%) Apache Pig
5 16 (5.99%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.12%) Confluence
7 3 (1.12%) SAS
8 1 (0.37%) CMS
8 1 (0.37%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (2.62%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.87%) Chatbot
3 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 251 (94.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (26.97%) Serverless
3 57 (21.35%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (20.60%) Azure Functions
5 42 (15.73%) Azure Data Factory
5 42 (15.73%) PaaS
6 35 (13.11%) Power Platform
7 29 (10.86%) SaaS
8 27 (10.11%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 18 (6.74%) Office 365
10 17 (6.37%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (5.99%) Azure Active Directory
11 16 (5.99%) Azure Machine Learning
12 12 (4.49%) npm
13 11 (4.12%) Amazon EMR
14 10 (3.75%) Amazon Kinesis
15 8 (3.00%) PowerApps
16 7 (2.62%) Amazon S3
16 7 (2.62%) Data Lake Analytics
17 6 (2.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.75%) HTTP
2 5 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.50%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (44.19%) SQL Server
2 98 (36.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 95 (35.58%) NoSQL
4 91 (34.08%) Data Warehouse
5 78 (29.21%) Big Data
6 72 (26.97%) MongoDB
7 68 (25.47%) Data Lake
8 51 (19.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (18.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 45 (16.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 44 (16.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (14.61%) Geospatial Data
13 38 (14.23%) Hadoop
14 29 (10.86%) Power BI
15 26 (9.74%) Relational Database
16 25 (9.36%) Apache Cassandra
17 19 (7.12%) Neo4j
18 17 (6.37%) OLAP
19 16 (5.99%) Apache Hive
20 15 (5.62%) Impala
Development Applications
1 60 (22.47%) Git (software)
2 53 (19.85%) Visual Studio
3 29 (10.86%) TeamCity
4 25 (9.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 25 (9.36%) Visual Studio Team System
5 18 (6.74%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (4.12%) git-flow
8 10 (3.75%) JIRA
8 10 (3.75%) Sinon.JS
8 10 (3.75%) webpack
9 7 (2.62%) NUnit
10 6 (2.25%) ReSharper
11 5 (1.87%) Selenium
12 4 (1.50%) ER Studio
12 4 (1.50%) ERwin
12 4 (1.50%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.12%) Maven
13 3 (1.12%) SonarQube
14 2 (0.75%) JUnit
General
1 43 (16.10%) Finance
2 22 (8.24%) Banking
3 18 (6.74%) Retail
4 5 (1.87%) Investment Banking
4 5 (1.87%) Law
5 3 (1.12%) Marketing
6 2 (0.75%) Games
6 2 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.37%) Advertising
7 1 (0.37%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 160 (59.93%) Developer
2 70 (26.22%) .NET Developer
3 48 (17.98%) C# Developer
4 42 (15.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 40 (14.98%) Architect
6 38 (14.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 38 (14.23%) Senior Developer
7 34 (12.73%) Azure Developer
8 21 (7.87%) SQL Developer
9 19 (7.12%) SQL BI Developer
10 18 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (6.74%) SQL Server Developer
11 17 (6.37%) SQL Server BI Developer
12 16 (5.99%) Azure Architect
13 15 (5.62%) Data Architect
13 15 (5.62%) SSAS Developer
13 15 (5.62%) SSIS Developer
13 15 (5.62%) SSRS Developer
14 13 (4.87%) Software Developer
14 13 (4.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (61.05%) .NET
2 50 (18.73%) React
3 49 (18.35%) ASP.NET
4 47 (17.60%) ASP.NET Web API
5 44 (16.48%) .NET Core
6 41 (15.36%) HTML
6 41 (15.36%) Kafka
7 37 (13.86%) CSS
8 36 (13.48%) .NET Framework
9 35 (13.11%) AngularJS
10 32 (11.99%) REST
11 26 (9.74%) Web Services
12 25 (9.36%) Entity Framework
13 17 (6.37%) Apache NiFi
13 17 (6.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.37%) SOAP
14 16 (5.99%) HTML5
14 16 (5.99%) MDX
15 15 (5.62%) jQuery
15 15 (5.62%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.87%) User Experience
3 8 (3.00%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.25%) Podcast
5 6 (2.25%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.87%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.50%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.75%) Industrial Internet of Things
8 2 (0.75%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (0.75%) Replication
8 2 (0.75%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.37%) Online Games
9 1 (0.37%) PMI
9 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.75%) Windows
2 5 (1.87%) Linux
3 3 (1.12%) Android
4 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (37.08%) Analytics
3 97 (36.33%) DevOps
4 85 (31.84%) Business Intelligence
5 68 (25.47%) Microservices
6 65 (24.34%) ETL
7 59 (22.10%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (20.60%) MVC
9 50 (18.73%) TDD
10 44 (16.48%) Scrum
11 42 (15.73%) Data Analytics
12 35 (13.11%) Data Modelling
13 34 (12.73%) Open Source
14 30 (11.24%) Machine Learning
15 29 (10.86%) Kimball Methodology
16 28 (10.49%) Migration
16 28 (10.49%) Test Automation
17 26 (9.74%) SDLC
18 24 (8.99%) BDD
18 24 (8.99%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 173 (64.79%) SQL
2 159 (59.55%) C#
3 65 (24.34%) JavaScript
4 51 (19.10%) T-SQL
5 38 (14.23%) Python
6 24 (8.99%) Java
6 24 (8.99%) PowerShell
7 21 (7.87%) R
8 16 (5.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (1.87%) ANSI SQL
9 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.50%) Scala
10 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.75%) F#
12 1 (0.37%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.37%) C++
12 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.37%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) PHP
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (5.99%) Degree
2 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.50%) MCSA
3 4 (1.50%) MCSE
3 4 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) CEH
4 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.37%) QA
2 8 (3.00%) GDPR
3 6 (2.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (8.99%) Docker
2 16 (5.99%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.25%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.12%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.12%) HDFS
5 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 31 (11.61%) Terraform
2 27 (10.11%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (10.11%) Puppet
3 21 (7.87%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.25%) Ansible
5 5 (1.87%) logstash
5 5 (1.87%) Salt
6 4 (1.50%) Packer
7 3 (1.12%) Kibana
8 2 (0.75%) MIIS
9 1 (0.37%) Ambari
Vendors
1 113 (42.32%) Microsoft
2 60 (22.47%) Databricks
3 36 (13.48%) Oracle
4 10 (3.75%) Google
5 9 (3.37%) Tableau
6 8 (3.00%) Informatica
7 7 (2.62%) New Relic
7 7 (2.62%) Pega
8 4 (1.50%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.50%) Hortonworks
8 4 (1.50%) IBM
8 4 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.50%) Talend
9 3 (1.12%) IDERA
10 2 (0.75%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.75%) Splunk
11 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.37%) Axway
11 1 (0.37%) TIBCO