Period
to 28 September 2020

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 28 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
28 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 565 761 874
Rank change year-on-year +196 +113 +259
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 122 326 315
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.23% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.86% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 113 264 247
Median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -7.41% +35.00%
10th Percentile £39,300 £42,500 £47,000
90th Percentile £92,250 £87,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £58,750 £63,000
% change year-on-year -8.51% -6.75% +32.63%

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 13,644 37,745 49,341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.42% 27.08% 29.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11,406 30,829 40,261
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Cosmos DB
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cosmos DB in the UK

Cosmos DB
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cosmos DB.

Salary trend for Cosmos DB in the UK

Cosmos DB
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cosmos DB over the 6 months to 28 September 2020.

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 28 September 2020. 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 +227 119 £60,000 -7.69% 36
London +156 63 £75,000 +13.21% 14
UK excluding London +241 57 £53,750 -8.51% 24
South East +169 19 £60,000 - 4
Work from Home +56 18 £60,000 -14.29% 6
North of England +175 14 £52,500 -16.00% 12
Midlands +148 10 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire - 9 £55,000 - 4
South West +142 8 £52,500 +13.51% 3
West Midlands +111 8 £45,000 -18.18%
East of England +147 5 £32,500 -50.00% 3
North West +125 4 £50,000 -20.00% 7
East Midlands +100 2 £38,750 -
Scotland +82 1 - - 2
North East +19 1 £47,500 -29.63% 1

For the 6 months to 28 September 2020, 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.

1 113 (92.62%) Azure
2 85 (69.67%) SQL
3 74 (60.66%) DevOps
4 69 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (54.10%) C#
6 61 (50.00%) .NET
7 57 (46.72%) Microsoft
8 49 (40.16%) MongoDB
8 49 (40.16%) NoSQL
8 49 (40.16%) Azure SQL Database
9 48 (39.34%) SQL Server
10 41 (33.61%) Python
11 40 (32.79%) Data Lake
12 39 (31.97%) Databricks
12 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
13 36 (29.51%) Azure Data Factory
14 35 (28.69%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (28.69%) Git (software)
15 34 (27.87%) Kubernetes
16 32 (26.23%) Analytics
16 32 (26.23%) .NET Core
17 31 (25.41%) Terraform
17 31 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
18 29 (23.77%) HTML
18 29 (23.77%) CSS
18 29 (23.77%) Finance
18 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
18 29 (23.77%) React
19 28 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (22.95%) Continuous Integration

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 26 (21.31%) Apache Spark
2 21 (17.21%) Apache
3 9 (7.38%) Cloud Foundry
4 6 (4.92%) IIS
5 5 (4.10%) Apache Pig
5 5 (4.10%) Confluence
6 4 (3.28%) Ethereum
6 4 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (3.28%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.82%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.28%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 113 (92.62%) Azure
2 36 (29.51%) Azure Data Factory
3 25 (20.49%) Power Platform
4 23 (18.85%) AWS
5 22 (18.03%) Serverless
6 17 (13.93%) PaaS
7 16 (13.11%) Azure Functions
8 14 (11.48%) SaaS
9 12 (9.84%) Logic Apps
10 11 (9.02%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (7.38%) Data Lake Analytics
12 8 (6.56%) GCP
13 5 (4.10%) npm
13 5 (4.10%) Office 365
14 4 (3.28%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
14 4 (3.28%) Datadog
14 4 (3.28%) Lucidchart
15 2 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 2 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
15 2 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) DNS
1 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (40.16%) Azure SQL Database
1 49 (40.16%) MongoDB
1 49 (40.16%) NoSQL
2 48 (39.34%) SQL Server
3 40 (32.79%) Data Lake
4 35 (28.69%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (18.85%) Power BI
6 20 (16.39%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 18 (14.75%) Big Data
8 15 (12.30%) Redis
9 12 (9.84%) Hadoop
10 11 (9.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (8.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (6.56%) PolyBase
13 8 (6.56%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (5.74%) Apache Hive
14 7 (5.74%) MySQL
15 6 (4.92%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 35 (28.69%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.20%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (7.38%) JIRA
3 9 (7.38%) NUnit
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (4.10%) gulp
5 5 (4.10%) jspm
5 5 (4.10%) Moq
5 5 (4.10%) MSTest
5 5 (4.10%) Postman
5 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.28%) Gatling
6 4 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.28%) Selenium
6 4 (3.28%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.46%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.46%) GitLab
General
1 29 (23.77%) Finance
2 16 (13.11%) Banking
3 3 (2.46%) Marketing
4 2 (1.64%) Front Office
4 2 (1.64%) Publishing
5 1 (0.82%) Czech Language
5 1 (0.82%) Games
5 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.82%) Legal
5 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.82%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 51 (41.80%) Developer
2 40 (32.79%) Azure Engineer
3 25 (20.49%) Data Engineer
4 22 (18.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 19 (15.57%) .NET Developer
6 15 (12.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 14 (11.48%) Azure Developer
7 14 (11.48%) C# Developer
8 13 (10.66%) Architect
8 13 (10.66%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 12 (9.84%) Data Architect
10 9 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (7.38%) Consultant
10 9 (7.38%) Data Consultant
11 8 (6.56%) Azure Consultant
11 8 (6.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 8 (6.56%) Power BI Consultant
12 7 (5.74%) Lead Developer
13 6 (4.92%) Applications Developer
13 6 (4.92%) Azure DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (50.00%) .NET
2 32 (26.23%) .NET Core
3 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
3 29 (23.77%) CSS
3 29 (23.77%) HTML
3 29 (23.77%) React
4 28 (22.95%) ASP.NET Web API
5 24 (19.67%) .NET Framework
6 22 (18.03%) ASP.NET
7 20 (16.39%) Kafka
8 19 (15.57%) jQuery
8 19 (15.57%) JSON
9 16 (13.11%) Node.js
10 14 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (10.66%) REST
11 13 (10.66%) RESTful
12 12 (9.84%) Entity Framework
13 10 (8.20%) Redux
13 10 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (7.38%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) Data Structures
3 9 (7.38%) Linux Command Line
4 6 (4.92%) Clustering
5 4 (3.28%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.46%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.46%) PMI
6 3 (2.46%) User Experience
7 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.82%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.02%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (0.82%) Android
3 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.82%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (60.66%) DevOps
2 69 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (26.23%) Analytics
4 31 (25.41%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (22.95%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (21.31%) TDD
7 23 (18.85%) Microservices
8 22 (18.03%) MVC
8 22 (18.03%) Scrum
9 18 (14.75%) Data Analytics
9 18 (14.75%) Fintech
9 18 (14.75%) SDLC
10 16 (13.11%) Software Engineering
11 15 (12.30%) BDD
11 15 (12.30%) Data Engineering
12 14 (11.48%) Mentoring
13 13 (10.66%) Data Modelling
13 13 (10.66%) Infrastructure as Code
13 13 (10.66%) Machine Learning
13 13 (10.66%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 85 (69.67%) SQL
2 66 (54.10%) C#
3 41 (33.61%) Python
4 39 (31.97%) JavaScript
5 21 (17.21%) PowerShell
6 18 (14.75%) Scala
7 15 (12.30%) TypeScript
8 14 (11.48%) Bash Shell
8 14 (11.48%) Java
9 12 (9.84%) T-SQL
10 8 (6.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 8 (6.56%) PHP
10 8 (6.56%) U-SQL
11 5 (4.10%) Ruby
12 4 (3.28%) Go
12 4 (3.28%) Groovy
12 4 (3.28%) Korn
12 4 (3.28%) Solidity
13 3 (2.46%) F#
13 3 (2.46%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.28%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.46%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.82%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (21.31%) Docker
2 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.82%) HDFS
3 1 (0.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (27.87%) Kubernetes
2 31 (25.41%) Terraform
3 7 (5.74%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.74%) Puppet
4 6 (4.92%) Ansible
5 5 (4.10%) Kibana
6 4 (3.28%) Grafana
6 4 (3.28%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.46%) MIIS
7 3 (2.46%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.64%) Mesos
9 1 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 57 (46.72%) Microsoft
2 39 (31.97%) Databricks
3 13 (10.66%) Oracle
4 5 (4.10%) Cognos
4 5 (4.10%) Netezza
4 5 (4.10%) Teradata
5 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
5 4 (3.28%) Dynatrace
5 4 (3.28%) New Relic
5 4 (3.28%) SaltStack
5 4 (3.28%) Tableau
6 3 (2.46%) IBM
6 3 (2.46%) StreamSets
6 3 (2.46%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.82%) Actuate
7 1 (0.82%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.82%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.82%) Solace
7 1 (0.82%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.82%) VMware