Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 1115 1251
Rank change year-on-year +254 +136 -
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 300 85 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.048% 0.015%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.59% 0.16% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 231 86 35
UK median annual salary £67,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.00% - -
10th Percentile £40,500 £37,500 £37,050
90th Percentile £87,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -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 50,765 54,106 59,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.04% 30.70% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 41,356 44,927 50,546
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +235 289 £70,000 +40.00% 34
London +165 184 £70,000 +16.67% 21
UK excluding London +82 114 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Midlands +42 56 £52,500 +10.53% 1
West Midlands +54 45 £52,500 +10.53% 1
South East +32 41 £72,500 +52.63% 9
East Midlands - 16 £43,750 -
East of England +29 9 £38,000 -15.56% 1
South West - 7 £55,000 -
Wales - 6 £42,500 - 2
Scotland - 4 £72,500 -
North of England +33 3 £52,500 +10.53% 1
North West +16 2 £63,750 +34.21%
Yorkshire +36 1 £52,500 +10.53%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 295 (98.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 202 (67.33%) SQL
3 175 (58.33%) .NET
4 159 (53.00%) NoSQL
5 155 (51.67%) C#
6 152 (50.67%) Microsoft
7 131 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
8 114 (38.00%) Analytics
9 111 (37.00%) SQL Server
10 98 (32.67%) Data Lake
11 94 (31.33%) Amazon AWS
12 91 (30.33%) ASP.NET
13 88 (29.33%) Microservices
14 85 (28.33%) JavaScript
15 81 (27.00%) TDD
16 80 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
17 79 (26.33%) Big Data
17 79 (26.33%) Python
18 77 (25.67%) ASP.NET Web API
19 74 (24.67%) Git (software)
20 72 (24.00%) PaaS
21 68 (22.67%) Software Engineering
22 66 (22.00%) Docker
23 65 (21.67%) AngularJS
24 64 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
24 64 (21.33%) DevOps
25 63 (21.00%) MVC
26 62 (20.67%) .NET Framework
27 61 (20.33%) Kubernetes
28 60 (20.00%) Apache Spark

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 60 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 17 (5.67%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.00%) Apache
4 11 (3.67%) Apache Solr
5 9 (3.00%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.00%) NServiceBus
5 9 (3.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.00%) Apache Pig
6 6 (2.00%) CMS
6 6 (2.00%) IIS
7 4 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 295 (98.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (31.33%) Amazon AWS
3 72 (24.00%) PaaS
4 53 (17.67%) Serverless
5 45 (15.00%) Azure Data Factory
6 33 (11.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 32 (10.67%) Amazon EMR
8 24 (8.00%) Azure Functions
9 18 (6.00%) IaaS
10 17 (5.67%) Amazon SQS
10 17 (5.67%) IBM Cloud
10 17 (5.67%) Office 365
11 16 (5.33%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 15 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
12 15 (5.00%) Data Lake Analytics
13 14 (4.67%) Amazon Kinesis
13 14 (4.67%) Amazon S3
13 14 (4.67%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (4.67%) Azure Active Directory
13 14 (4.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.00%) HTTP
2 14 (4.67%) Network Security
3 4 (1.33%) Firewall
4 3 (1.00%) DHCP
4 3 (1.00%) DNS
4 3 (1.00%) SSL
5 2 (0.67%) VPN
6 1 (0.33%) Internet
6 1 (0.33%) Modbus
6 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (53.00%) NoSQL
2 111 (37.00%) SQL Server
3 98 (32.67%) Data Lake
4 80 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 79 (26.33%) Big Data
6 60 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 54 (18.00%) MongoDB
8 48 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 45 (15.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 43 (14.33%) Hadoop
11 39 (13.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (12.00%) Redis
13 35 (11.67%) Power BI
14 31 (10.33%) Amazon Redshift
15 30 (10.00%) Relational Database
16 25 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
16 25 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (8.00%) RDBMS
18 20 (6.67%) Neo4j
19 18 (6.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 74 (24.67%) Git (software)
2 56 (18.67%) Visual Studio
3 42 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 30 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 26 (8.67%) TeamCity
6 25 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (5.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (5.67%) Octopus Deploy
8 16 (5.33%) Vagrant
9 11 (3.67%) JIRA
10 7 (2.33%) git-flow
10 7 (2.33%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.00%) Artifactory
11 6 (2.00%) ERwin
12 5 (1.67%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.67%) GoCD
12 5 (1.67%) NUnit
12 5 (1.67%) Protractor
13 4 (1.33%) NSubstitute
14 2 (0.67%) tSQLt
General
1 51 (17.00%) Finance
2 36 (12.00%) Banking
3 35 (11.67%) Retail
4 13 (4.33%) Advertising
5 10 (3.33%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.67%) Law
7 6 (2.00%) Games
8 3 (1.00%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Marketing
9 2 (0.67%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 132 (44.00%) Developer
2 65 (21.67%) C# Developer
3 64 (21.33%) .NET Developer
4 52 (17.33%) Architect
5 34 (11.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (10.67%) Solutions Architect
7 29 (9.67%) Data Engineer
8 27 (9.00%) Azure Developer
9 26 (8.67%) Data Scientist
10 23 (7.67%) Azure Engineer
10 23 (7.67%) Consultant
11 22 (7.33%) Cloud Architect
11 22 (7.33%) Senior Developer
12 20 (6.67%) Azure Architect
12 20 (6.67%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 17 (5.67%) .NET Architect
13 17 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.33%) .NET Solutions Architect
15 15 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (5.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (58.33%) .NET
2 91 (30.33%) ASP.NET
3 77 (25.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 65 (21.67%) AngularJS
5 62 (20.67%) .NET Framework
6 54 (18.00%) .NET Core
6 54 (18.00%) Entity Framework
7 48 (16.00%) RESTful
8 46 (15.33%) CSS
9 45 (15.00%) HTML
10 43 (14.33%) Web Services
11 41 (13.67%) React
12 39 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (11.00%) REST
14 27 (9.00%) Natural Language Processing
15 26 (8.67%) WCF
16 25 (8.33%) HTML5
17 16 (5.33%) JSON
17 16 (5.33%) Spark Streaming
18 15 (5.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (6.67%) User Experience
5 11 (3.67%) Blog
6 10 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.00%) Fintech
7 9 (3.00%) Graphic Design
7 9 (3.00%) Management Information System
7 9 (3.00%) Over-the-Top Content
8 8 (2.67%) Data Structures
9 7 (2.33%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.00%) Video\Live Streaming
11 5 (1.67%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.33%) Cloud Native
12 4 (1.33%) Taxonomies
13 2 (0.67%) Clustering
13 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.67%) Online Banking
13 2 (0.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.00%) Windows
2 6 (2.00%) Android
3 5 (1.67%) Linux
3 5 (1.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (43.67%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (38.00%) Analytics
3 88 (29.33%) Microservices
4 81 (27.00%) TDD
5 68 (22.67%) Software Engineering
6 64 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (21.33%) DevOps
7 63 (21.00%) MVC
8 60 (20.00%) Machine Learning
9 52 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
10 50 (16.67%) Scrum
11 48 (16.00%) Data Science
11 48 (16.00%) ETL
12 45 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
13 43 (14.33%) SOLID
14 38 (12.67%) Unit Testing
15 36 (12.00%) SDLC
16 35 (11.67%) Mathematics
17 33 (11.00%) Data Modelling
18 32 (10.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 202 (67.33%) SQL
2 155 (51.67%) C#
3 85 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 79 (26.33%) Python
5 47 (15.67%) T-SQL
6 38 (12.67%) PowerShell
7 15 (5.00%) R
8 13 (4.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 12 (4.00%) Java
9 12 (4.00%) TypeScript
9 12 (4.00%) U-SQL
10 10 (3.33%) Scala
11 7 (2.33%) C
11 7 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 7 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.00%) ANSI SQL
12 3 (1.00%) Java 8
13 2 (0.67%) ES6
13 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.67%) Microsoft R
Qualifications
1 54 (18.00%) Degree
2 21 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 14 (4.67%) MCSA
4 14 (4.67%) MCSE
5 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (10.00%) QA
2 7 (2.33%) GCP
3 6 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 66 (22.00%) Docker
2 28 (9.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (5.33%) VirtualBox
4 4 (1.33%) HDFS
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (20.33%) Kubernetes
2 34 (11.33%) Terraform
3 20 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
4 16 (5.33%) Ansible
5 13 (4.33%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.33%) Puppet
7 5 (1.67%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.33%) Kibana
9 3 (1.00%) logstash
9 3 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.67%) SCOM
11 1 (0.33%) Oozie
11 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 152 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.67%) Google
3 21 (7.00%) Informatica
3 21 (7.00%) Talend
4 20 (6.67%) IBM
5 17 (5.67%) Cloudera
5 17 (5.67%) Hortonworks
6 14 (4.67%) Oracle
7 13 (4.33%) Cadence
7 13 (4.33%) Databricks
8 12 (4.00%) Applogic
9 11 (3.67%) Tableau
10 4 (1.33%) Cognizant
10 4 (1.33%) New Relic
10 4 (1.33%) Pega
10 4 (1.33%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.67%) RedGate
12 2 (0.67%) Twitter
13 1 (0.33%) Splunk