Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 780 1111 1178
Rank change year-on-year +331 +67 +137
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 373 95 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.053% 0.022%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.81% 0.17% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 264 83 37
UK median annual salary £63,000 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.76% +7.00% -
10th Percentile £42,875 £40,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% +21.43%

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 45,807 54,519 55,256
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.76% 30.35% 29.78%
Number of salaries quoted 37,577 44,926 47,237
UK median annual salary £50,165 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.61% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,200
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +336 345 £65,000 +21.50% 52
London +221 205 £67,500 +3.85% 28
UK excluding London +159 159 £55,000 +15.79% 34
South East +94 79 £63,000 +26.00% 12
Midlands +84 55 £76,250 +60.53% 1
West Midlands +82 46 £82,500 +73.68% 1
East of England +44 19 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Wales +18 10 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North of England +39 9 £60,000 +65.52% 6
Yorkshire - 9 £60,000 - 1
East Midlands +34 8 £45,000 -10.00%
South West +18 8 £51,250 +2.50% 3
Scotland -6 7 £50,000 - 4
Northern Ireland -9 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 333 (89.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 257 (68.90%) SQL
3 236 (63.27%) C#
4 214 (57.37%) .NET
5 209 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
6 180 (48.26%) Microsoft
7 162 (43.43%) SQL Server
8 127 (34.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 120 (32.17%) Amazon AWS
10 118 (31.64%) Serverless
11 107 (28.69%) ASP.NET
12 103 (27.61%) Analytics
13 101 (27.08%) Visual Studio
14 100 (26.81%) Git (software)
15 97 (26.01%) Web Services
16 94 (25.20%) JavaScript
17 92 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
18 88 (23.59%) TDD
19 86 (23.06%) Data Lake
20 83 (22.25%) PaaS
21 79 (21.18%) Big Data
21 79 (21.18%) Microservices
22 77 (20.64%) Business Intelligence
23 75 (20.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
24 74 (19.84%) DevOps
25 72 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
26 70 (18.77%) ETL
27 69 (18.50%) NoSQL
28 68 (18.23%) Python
29 65 (17.43%) HTML

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 41 (10.99%) Apache Spark
2 30 (8.04%) Apache
3 19 (5.09%) Apache Solr
4 14 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (3.49%) JBoss
5 13 (3.49%) Jetty
5 13 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.41%) Apache Pig
7 8 (2.14%) SAS
8 4 (1.07%) IIS
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.54%) CMS
11 1 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.27%) Confluence
11 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
11 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 24 (6.43%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 333 (89.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (32.17%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (31.64%) Serverless
4 83 (22.25%) PaaS
5 62 (16.62%) Azure Data Factory
6 60 (16.09%) Azure Functions
7 56 (15.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 38 (10.19%) Amazon EMR
9 34 (9.12%) Amazon EC2
9 34 (9.12%) Amazon SQS
10 33 (8.85%) Amazon Kinesis
10 33 (8.85%) Amazon S3
10 33 (8.85%) AWS Lambda
10 33 (8.85%) Data Lake Analytics
11 30 (8.04%) Office 365
12 24 (6.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 21 (5.63%) Azure Machine Learning
13 21 (5.63%) SaaS
14 14 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
15 13 (3.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.19%) HTTP
2 33 (8.85%) Network Security
3 7 (1.88%) Firewall
4 5 (1.34%) DNS
5 4 (1.07%) DHCP
6 3 (0.80%) SSL
6 3 (0.80%) VLAN
6 3 (0.80%) VPN
7 2 (0.54%) Internet
8 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (43.43%) SQL Server
2 127 (34.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 92 (24.66%) Data Warehouse
4 86 (23.06%) Data Lake
5 79 (21.18%) Big Data
6 75 (20.11%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 69 (18.50%) NoSQL
8 62 (16.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 56 (15.01%) MongoDB
10 51 (13.67%) Relational Database
11 46 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 43 (11.53%) Power BI
13 40 (10.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (10.46%) Hadoop
14 39 (10.46%) RDBMS
15 38 (10.19%) Amazon Redshift
16 34 (9.12%) Amazon RDS
17 30 (8.04%) Geospatial Data
18 29 (7.77%) Redis
19 22 (5.90%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 101 (27.08%) Visual Studio
2 100 (26.81%) Git (software)
3 55 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (13.40%) Visual Studio Team System
5 35 (9.38%) TeamCity
6 27 (7.24%) Jenkins
6 27 (7.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (5.36%) JIRA
8 15 (4.02%) tSQLt
9 12 (3.22%) SpecFlow
10 9 (2.41%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.41%) ER Studio
10 9 (2.41%) ERwin
11 8 (2.14%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.14%) NUnit
12 6 (1.61%) Selenium
13 5 (1.34%) ReSharper
14 4 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (1.07%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.07%) Moq
General
1 62 (16.62%) Finance
2 52 (13.94%) Retail
3 26 (6.97%) Banking
4 11 (2.95%) Law
5 6 (1.61%) Advertising
6 5 (1.34%) Marketing
7 4 (1.07%) Games
7 4 (1.07%) Legal
8 2 (0.54%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 162 (43.43%) Developer
2 91 (24.40%) Architect
3 79 (21.18%) .NET Developer
4 54 (14.48%) Solutions Architect
5 47 (12.60%) C# Developer
6 41 (10.99%) Lead Architect
7 39 (10.46%) Senior Developer
8 38 (10.19%) Cloud Architect
9 34 (9.12%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 29 (7.77%) Data Engineer
11 28 (7.51%) Consultant
11 28 (7.51%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 28 (7.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 28 (7.51%) Software Engineer
12 27 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
13 24 (6.43%) Azure Engineer
13 24 (6.43%) Data Architect
14 23 (6.17%) Azure Architect
14 23 (6.17%) Azure Developer
15 21 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (57.37%) .NET
2 107 (28.69%) ASP.NET
3 97 (26.01%) Web Services
4 72 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
5 65 (17.43%) HTML
6 48 (12.87%) .NET Core
6 48 (12.87%) HTML5
7 45 (12.06%) AngularJS
8 43 (11.53%) SOAP
9 42 (11.26%) REST
10 39 (10.46%) .NET Framework
11 37 (9.92%) CSS
12 35 (9.38%) Kafka
12 35 (9.38%) React
13 34 (9.12%) JMS
14 33 (8.85%) Entity Framework
15 32 (8.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 28 (7.51%) RESTful
17 24 (6.43%) JSON
18 23 (6.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.92%) Management Information System
2 31 (8.31%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.83%) Fintech
5 11 (2.95%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.14%) User Experience
8 7 (1.88%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.07%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.80%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.80%) Over-the-Top Content
11 3 (0.80%) Replication
11 3 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.54%) Clustering
12 2 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.54%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.54%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.70%) Windows
2 14 (3.75%) Linux
3 7 (1.88%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (0.54%) Debian
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (27.61%) Analytics
3 88 (23.59%) TDD
4 79 (21.18%) Microservices
5 77 (20.64%) Business Intelligence
6 74 (19.84%) DevOps
7 70 (18.77%) ETL
8 64 (17.16%) SDLC
9 60 (16.09%) Software Engineering
10 58 (15.55%) Migration
11 53 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (13.94%) MVC
12 52 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
13 51 (13.67%) Project Management
14 49 (13.14%) Performance Tuning
15 48 (12.87%) Data Modelling
15 48 (12.87%) Machine Learning
15 48 (12.87%) Presales
16 41 (10.99%) Identity Access Management
17 40 (10.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 257 (68.90%) SQL
2 236 (63.27%) C#
3 94 (25.20%) JavaScript
4 68 (18.23%) Python
5 55 (14.75%) T-SQL
6 54 (14.48%) PowerShell
7 48 (12.87%) Java
8 28 (7.51%) TypeScript
9 24 (6.43%) Scala
9 24 (6.43%) U-SQL
10 23 (6.17%) PL/SQL
10 23 (6.17%) Shell Script
11 21 (5.63%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 20 (5.36%) R
13 7 (1.88%) C
14 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.34%) Java 8
15 2 (0.54%) C++
15 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.27%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 52 (13.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.12%) MCSA
2 34 (9.12%) MCSE
3 24 (6.43%) Degree
3 24 (6.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.07%) MCAD
4 4 (1.07%) MCDBA
4 4 (1.07%) MCSD
4 4 (1.07%) PhD
5 2 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) CEH
6 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.97%) Data Quality
2 12 (3.22%) QA
3 9 (2.41%) GDPR
4 6 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 62 (16.62%) Active Directory
2 29 (7.77%) Docker
3 8 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 38 (10.19%) Terraform
2 36 (9.65%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (6.70%) Puppet
4 23 (6.17%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.34%) Ansible
6 4 (1.07%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.80%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.54%) Kibana
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.27%) Ambari
9 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.27%) Grafana
9 1 (0.27%) Icinga
9 1 (0.27%) Salt
9 1 (0.27%) SCOM
9 1 (0.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 180 (48.26%) Microsoft
2 42 (11.26%) Databricks
3 34 (9.12%) Pega
4 27 (7.24%) Oracle
5 19 (5.09%) Tableau
6 15 (4.02%) Google
7 11 (2.95%) Talend
8 8 (2.14%) IBM
8 8 (2.14%) IDERA
8 8 (2.14%) Informatica
9 5 (1.34%) Cloudera
9 5 (1.34%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.34%) Splunk
10 3 (0.80%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.80%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.54%) New Relic
11 2 (0.54%) RedGate
11 2 (0.54%) VMware