Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 673 798 1002
Rank change year-on-year +125 +204 +146
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 308 307 213
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.99% 0.73% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 288 224 181
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +17.95%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,375 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +10.53%

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 31,145 42,025 54,298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.71% 28.35% 30.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25,458 34,508 45,363
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 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 +117 283 £65,000 +8.33% 63
London +74 193 £70,000 +7.69% 25
UK excluding London +99 111 £52,500 +2.44% 39
Work from Home +35 40 £67,500 +12.50% 8
South East +64 39 £57,500 -4.17% 17
North of England +84 19 £45,000 -25.00% 10
North West - 19 £45,000 - 9
Scotland +41 17 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Midlands +34 14 £80,000 +39.13% 6
West Midlands +39 11 £80,000 +39.13% 2
East of England +61 9 £52,824 +5.65% 3
South West +48 8 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Wales -14 5 - -
East Midlands +25 3 - - 4

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 299 (97.08%) Azure
2 191 (62.01%) .NET
3 188 (61.04%) C#
4 182 (59.09%) SQL
5 181 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
6 173 (56.17%) Microsoft
7 158 (51.30%) DevOps
8 124 (40.26%) SQL Server
9 116 (37.66%) .NET Core
10 108 (35.06%) NoSQL
11 87 (28.25%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (27.92%) TDD
13 85 (27.60%) JavaScript
14 84 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
15 78 (25.32%) Git (software)
15 78 (25.32%) Azure SQL Database
15 78 (25.32%) Serverless
16 77 (25.00%) Power Platform
16 77 (25.00%) AWS
17 76 (24.68%) Microservices
18 74 (24.03%) Power BI
19 73 (23.70%) Analytics
20 69 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
21 67 (21.75%) Machine Learning
21 67 (21.75%) Azure Data Factory
22 64 (20.78%) CSS
23 61 (19.81%) HTML
23 61 (19.81%) PaaS
24 60 (19.48%) Kubernetes
24 60 (19.48%) ASP.NET

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 33 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 17 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.22%) Apache
4 8 (2.60%) Apache Pig
5 5 (1.62%) Confluence
5 5 (1.62%) DataSynapse
5 5 (1.62%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.97%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.32%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (3.90%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 299 (97.08%) Azure
2 78 (25.32%) Serverless
3 77 (25.00%) AWS
3 77 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 67 (21.75%) Azure Data Factory
5 61 (19.81%) PaaS
6 48 (15.58%) SaaS
7 43 (13.96%) Azure Functions
8 30 (9.74%) Cloud Computing
9 25 (8.12%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (7.14%) IaaS
11 19 (6.17%) Data Lake Analytics
12 15 (4.87%) Azure Machine Learning
12 15 (4.87%) npm
13 14 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (3.90%) GCP
14 12 (3.90%) Office 365
15 8 (2.60%) Azure Stack
16 7 (2.27%) Amazon S3
17 4 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.22%) Software-Defined Networking
2 7 (2.27%) Firewall
3 5 (1.62%) DNS
3 5 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.65%) HTTP
4 2 (0.65%) MPLS
4 2 (0.65%) VPN
4 2 (0.65%) WAN
4 2 (0.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (40.26%) SQL Server
2 108 (35.06%) NoSQL
3 78 (25.32%) Azure SQL Database
4 74 (24.03%) Power BI
5 69 (22.40%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (18.18%) Data Lake
7 55 (17.86%) MongoDB
8 40 (12.99%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 31 (10.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 30 (9.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (8.77%) Big Data
12 23 (7.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (6.17%) PolyBase
14 18 (5.84%) Hadoop
15 17 (5.52%) Relational Database
16 16 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (4.87%) MySQL
17 15 (4.87%) RDBMS
18 14 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 13 (4.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 78 (25.32%) Git (software)
2 36 (11.69%) Visual Studio
3 24 (7.79%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (5.52%) TeamCity
5 16 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (3.90%) JIRA
6 12 (3.90%) SpecFlow
7 11 (3.57%) Gatling
8 10 (3.25%) NUnit
9 8 (2.60%) Grunt
9 8 (2.60%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.60%) MSTest
10 7 (2.27%) Cypress.io
10 7 (2.27%) gulp
11 6 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.62%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.62%) kappa
13 3 (0.97%) ER Studio
13 3 (0.97%) Sourcetree
13 3 (0.97%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 38 (12.34%) Finance
2 17 (5.52%) Banking
3 14 (4.55%) Retail
4 13 (4.22%) Billing
4 13 (4.22%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.92%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.60%) Housing Association
6 8 (2.60%) Marketing
7 6 (1.95%) Front Office
7 6 (1.95%) Games
8 5 (1.62%) Electronics
8 5 (1.62%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.65%) Legal
11 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (50.00%) Developer
2 91 (29.55%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.21%) Azure Engineer
4 50 (16.23%) Architect
5 47 (15.26%) Azure Developer
6 41 (13.31%) C# Developer
7 29 (9.42%) Data Architect
8 28 (9.09%) Azure Architect
9 27 (8.77%) Data Engineer
10 23 (7.47%) Software Engineer
11 22 (7.14%) Senior Developer
11 22 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
12 21 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (5.19%) Azure DevOps
13 16 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (4.87%) .NET Software Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) Cloud Engineer
14 15 (4.87%) Software Developer
15 14 (4.55%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 14 (4.55%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (62.01%) .NET
2 116 (37.66%) .NET Core
3 64 (20.78%) CSS
4 61 (19.81%) HTML
5 60 (19.48%) ASP.NET
6 58 (18.83%) .NET Framework
7 49 (15.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 39 (12.66%) AngularJS
9 37 (12.01%) React
10 36 (11.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (10.71%) Entity Framework
12 26 (8.44%) Web Services
13 24 (7.79%) Kafka
14 23 (7.47%) RESTful
15 22 (7.14%) Redux
16 21 (6.82%) REST
17 19 (6.17%) jQuery
18 18 (5.84%) RabbitMQ
19 16 (5.19%) JSON
19 16 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.34%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (7.47%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.92%) Blog
4 9 (2.92%) User Experience
5 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.62%) Grid Computing
6 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.62%) Reinsurance
6 5 (1.62%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.30%) Clustering
7 4 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.97%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.65%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.65%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.65%) NHS
9 2 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.34%) Windows
2 11 (3.57%) Linux
3 3 (0.97%) Android
3 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.65%) Unix
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (58.77%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (51.30%) DevOps
3 87 (28.25%) Business Intelligence
4 86 (27.92%) TDD
5 84 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 76 (24.68%) Microservices
7 73 (23.70%) Analytics
8 67 (21.75%) Machine Learning
9 50 (16.23%) MVC
10 47 (15.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 47 (15.26%) Visualisation
11 46 (14.94%) Test Automation
12 44 (14.29%) SOLID
13 43 (13.96%) Scrum
14 41 (13.31%) Data Visualisation
15 36 (11.69%) Data Analytics
16 35 (11.36%) Unit Testing
17 32 (10.39%) ETL
17 32 (10.39%) Infrastructure as Code
17 32 (10.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 188 (61.04%) C#
2 182 (59.09%) SQL
3 85 (27.60%) JavaScript
4 52 (16.88%) PowerShell
5 50 (16.23%) Python
6 40 (12.99%) T-SQL
7 26 (8.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 25 (8.12%) Java
9 19 (6.17%) U-SQL
10 17 (5.52%) TypeScript
11 16 (5.19%) Scala
12 14 (4.55%) PHP
13 13 (4.22%) Perl
13 13 (4.22%) Ruby
14 12 (3.90%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.95%) XAML
16 5 (1.62%) F#
16 5 (1.62%) Korn
16 5 (1.62%) R
17 3 (0.97%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (3.25%) Degree
3 5 (1.62%) TOGAF Certification
4 3 (0.97%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.65%) MCSA
5 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.79%) QA
2 12 (3.90%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.30%) GDPR
3 4 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.65%) HL7
4 2 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (18.83%) Docker
2 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 60 (19.48%) Kubernetes
2 21 (6.82%) Terraform
3 16 (5.19%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (4.87%) Kibana
5 10 (3.25%) Puppet
6 8 (2.60%) Ansible
7 2 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 173 (56.17%) Microsoft
2 54 (17.53%) Databricks
3 40 (12.99%) Tableau
4 29 (9.42%) Oracle
5 13 (4.22%) Xamarin
6 11 (3.57%) Dynatrace
6 11 (3.57%) Google
7 8 (2.60%) Netezza
7 8 (2.60%) Teradata
8 7 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.95%) ATG
9 6 (1.95%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.95%) Cognos
9 6 (1.95%) Hortonworks
10 5 (1.62%) SAP
10 5 (1.62%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.62%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.30%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.30%) IBM
11 4 (1.30%) VMware