Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1041 1140 1292
Rank change year-on-year +99 +152 -
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 131 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.061% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 114 22 12
UK median annual salary £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.29% -15.00% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £31,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -

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 53,525 52,787 67,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.56% 30.05% 31.74%
Number of salaries quoted 44,695 45,038 56,598
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +83 108 £57,500 +35.29% 24
London +54 67 £65,000 +13.04% 13
UK excluding London +37 63 £50,000 +25.00% 13
South East +17 16 £55,000 +46.67% 5
South West - 12 £50,000 - 1
Scotland -21 9 £65,000 +71.05% 1
Midlands - 8 £52,500 - 3
Wales - 7 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 7 £52,500 - 3
Northern Ireland - 6 - -
North of England -4 5 £40,000 -5.88% 2
North West +9 4 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Yorkshire +9 1 £50,000 +17.65%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 131 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (67.94%) C#
2 89 (67.94%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (64.89%) .NET
4 78 (59.54%) JavaScript
5 76 (58.02%) NoSQL
6 72 (54.96%) SQL
7 65 (49.62%) ASP.NET
8 63 (48.09%) CSS
9 62 (47.33%) HTML
10 58 (44.27%) Git (software)
11 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
12 49 (37.40%) Entity Framework
12 49 (37.40%) AngularJS
13 48 (36.64%) .NET Framework
14 47 (35.88%) MVC
15 42 (32.06%) SQL Server
15 42 (32.06%) User Experience
16 41 (31.30%) Scrum
16 41 (31.30%) Analytics
17 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET Web API
18 38 (29.01%) TDD
19 35 (26.72%) Microservices
19 35 (26.72%) .NET Core
20 34 (25.95%) REST
21 33 (25.19%) ASP.NET MVC
21 33 (25.19%) DevOps
22 31 (23.66%) HTML5
22 31 (23.66%) Amazon AWS
23 30 (22.90%) jQuery

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 19 (14.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.21%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (8.40%) NServiceBus
4 10 (7.63%) Apache Spark
5 9 (6.87%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (3.82%) Confluence
6 5 (3.82%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.29%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (2.29%) IIS
8 1 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 131 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (23.66%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (20.61%) PaaS
4 19 (14.50%) Office 365
4 19 (14.50%) SaaS
5 14 (10.69%) IaaS
6 11 (8.40%) Serverless
7 9 (6.87%) GitHub
8 8 (6.11%) Amazon SQS
8 8 (6.11%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (6.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (5.34%) npm
10 3 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.76%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.76%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) HTTP
2 2 (1.53%) SSL
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (58.02%) NoSQL
2 42 (32.06%) SQL Server
3 24 (18.32%) Data Lake
4 21 (16.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 21 (16.03%) MongoDB
5 20 (15.27%) Big Data
6 18 (13.74%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (11.45%) HDInsight
8 14 (10.69%) Redis
9 12 (9.16%) MySQL
10 11 (8.40%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (8.40%) Relational Database
11 10 (7.63%) Hadoop
11 10 (7.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (6.87%) SQLite
13 8 (6.11%) CouchDB
13 8 (6.11%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
15 6 (4.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (44.27%) Git (software)
2 22 (16.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (16.03%) Visual Studio
4 20 (15.27%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (12.98%) Subversion
6 15 (11.45%) TeamCity
7 14 (10.69%) JIRA
8 13 (9.92%) NUnit
9 12 (9.16%) Jenkins
10 10 (7.63%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (6.87%) Jasmine
12 8 (6.11%) MSTest
12 8 (6.11%) Selenium
13 7 (5.34%) Protractor
14 6 (4.58%) Bitbucket
14 6 (4.58%) GoCD
15 5 (3.82%) Artifactory
15 5 (3.82%) git-flow
15 5 (3.82%) gulp
15 5 (3.82%) Spock
General
1 15 (11.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.58%) Legal
3 5 (3.82%) Banking
3 5 (3.82%) Electronics
3 5 (3.82%) Swedish Language
4 4 (3.05%) Retail
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (67.94%) Developer
2 50 (38.17%) .NET Developer
3 35 (26.72%) C# Developer
4 24 (18.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 24 (18.32%) Senior Developer
5 18 (13.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (12.21%) Azure Developer
6 16 (12.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (11.45%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (7.63%) Data Engineer
8 10 (7.63%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.87%) Architect
9 9 (6.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.11%) Azure Architect
10 8 (6.11%) C# WCF Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Lead Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (6.11%) WCF Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (64.89%) .NET
2 65 (49.62%) ASP.NET
3 63 (48.09%) CSS
4 62 (47.33%) HTML
5 49 (37.40%) AngularJS
5 49 (37.40%) Entity Framework
6 48 (36.64%) .NET Framework
7 39 (29.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (26.72%) .NET Core
9 34 (25.95%) REST
10 33 (25.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (23.66%) HTML5
12 30 (22.90%) jQuery
13 29 (22.14%) Web Services
14 24 (18.32%) CSS3
14 24 (18.32%) KnockoutJS
15 21 (16.03%) RESTful
16 17 (12.98%) WCF
17 16 (12.21%) OAuth
17 16 (12.21%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.06%) User Experience
2 11 (8.40%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (6.87%) Graphic Design
4 7 (5.34%) Algorithms
4 7 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.34%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.58%) Cloud Native
5 6 (4.58%) Data Structures
5 6 (4.58%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.82%) Over-the-Top Content
7 4 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.53%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.21%) Windows
2 3 (2.29%) Linux
2 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (67.94%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.88%) MVC
3 41 (31.30%) Analytics
3 41 (31.30%) Scrum
4 38 (29.01%) TDD
5 35 (26.72%) Microservices
6 33 (25.19%) DevOps
7 29 (22.14%) Test Automation
8 28 (21.37%) SOA
9 27 (20.61%) Unit Testing
10 23 (17.56%) OO
11 22 (16.79%) Continuous Delivery
11 22 (16.79%) SDLC
11 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
12 21 (16.03%) Data Analytics
13 20 (15.27%) Dependency Injection
13 20 (15.27%) SOLID
14 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (13.74%) Web Development
16 16 (12.21%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 89 (67.94%) C#
2 78 (59.54%) JavaScript
3 72 (54.96%) SQL
4 30 (22.90%) T-SQL
5 28 (21.37%) PowerShell
6 20 (15.27%) TypeScript
7 15 (11.45%) Java
8 12 (9.16%) Python
9 9 (6.87%) R
10 5 (3.82%) Groovy
11 1 (0.76%) C
11 1 (0.76%) Dart
11 1 (0.76%) ES6
11 1 (0.76%) F#
11 1 (0.76%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.76%) Scala
11 1 (0.76%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (4.58%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.92%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) GDPR
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (12.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (11.45%) Docker
3 3 (2.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.63%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (6.11%) Kubernetes
3 6 (4.58%) Kibana
4 3 (2.29%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (2.29%) HAProxy
4 3 (2.29%) Oozie
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
5 1 (0.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (41.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.50%) Oracle
3 17 (12.98%) Google
4 8 (6.11%) Twitter
5 5 (3.82%) Apigee
6 3 (2.29%) Tableau
6 3 (2.29%) Telerik
7 2 (1.53%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.76%) Cadence
8 1 (0.76%) IBM
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.76%) Splunk