Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 723 813 1129
Rank change year-on-year +90 +316 +83
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 352 360 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.22% 0.049%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.96% 0.76% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 278 261 81
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +28.71% +1.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,625 £87,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.35% +21.05% -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 36,585 47,477 54,471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.90% 29.12% 30.22%
Number of salaries quoted 30,127 39,063 44,831
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
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 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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 +88 313 £65,000 - 53
London +93 202 £65,000 -3.70% 30
UK excluding London +45 146 £55,000 -4.35% 27
South East +13 64 £60,000 -7.69% 17
Scotland +41 28 £41,250 -17.50% 1
North of England +49 17 £62,500 +4.17% 2
North West +53 15 £61,250 -20.97% 1
Midlands -5 14 £55,000 -27.87% 3
West Midlands -14 9 £55,000 -30.16%
Northern Ireland +12 8 £45,000 - 1
South West +7 8 £37,500 -26.83% 3
East of England +52 7 £51,750 +8.95% 1
East Midlands +19 5 - - 3
North East - 2 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 343 (97.44%) Azure
2 225 (63.92%) C#
2 225 (63.92%) .NET
3 206 (58.52%) SQL
4 172 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (48.01%) Microsoft
6 145 (41.19%) SQL Server
7 141 (40.06%) DevOps
8 105 (29.83%) NoSQL
9 101 (28.69%) .NET Core
10 99 (28.13%) Microservices
10 99 (28.13%) ASP.NET
11 96 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
12 93 (26.42%) Analytics
13 92 (26.14%) MVC
14 87 (24.72%) JavaScript
14 87 (24.72%) Machine Learning
15 85 (24.15%) Git (software)
16 83 (23.58%) AngularJS
17 82 (23.30%) Scrum
17 82 (23.30%) TDD
18 79 (22.44%) Docker
19 78 (22.16%) Serverless
20 77 (21.88%) HTML
21 73 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
22 72 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
22 72 (20.45%) React
23 69 (19.60%) T-SQL
24 68 (19.32%) AWS
25 66 (18.75%) CSS

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 22 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 13 (3.69%) Confluence
3 12 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 9 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
5 7 (1.99%) ArcGIS
5 7 (1.99%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.70%) Apache
7 2 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.28%) SAS
8 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (3.69%) Chatbot
2 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 343 (97.44%) Azure
2 78 (22.16%) Serverless
3 68 (19.32%) AWS
4 57 (16.19%) Power Platform
5 52 (14.77%) Azure Data Factory
6 50 (14.20%) Azure Functions
7 43 (12.22%) PaaS
8 38 (10.80%) SaaS
9 31 (8.81%) Azure Machine Learning
10 17 (4.83%) GCP
11 15 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
12 13 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
13 12 (3.41%) Amazon Kinesis
14 10 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (2.84%) IaaS
14 10 (2.84%) Office 365
14 10 (2.84%) PowerApps
15 8 (2.27%) Data Lake Analytics
16 6 (1.70%) GitHub
17 4 (1.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.56%) Software-Defined Networking
3 8 (2.27%) Firewall
4 7 (1.99%) DNS
5 2 (0.57%) SMS
6 1 (0.28%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) Skype
6 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (41.19%) SQL Server
2 105 (29.83%) NoSQL
3 96 (27.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 64 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 63 (17.90%) Big Data
6 57 (16.19%) Power BI
7 56 (15.91%) Data Lake
8 43 (12.22%) Data Warehouse
9 29 (8.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 23 (6.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 23 (6.53%) GIS
13 22 (6.25%) Redis
14 17 (4.83%) Hadoop
15 16 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 14 (3.98%) Geospatial Data
17 13 (3.69%) Relational Database
17 13 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 85 (24.15%) Git (software)
2 43 (12.22%) TeamCity
3 30 (8.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 27 (7.67%) Visual Studio
5 21 (5.97%) JIRA
6 20 (5.68%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (4.26%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (3.69%) SonarQube
9 9 (2.56%) Selenium
10 8 (2.27%) kappa
10 8 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
10 8 (2.27%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.42%) Gatling
11 5 (1.42%) Gradle
11 5 (1.42%) Maven
12 4 (1.14%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.14%) Sinon.JS
12 4 (1.14%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.14%) webpack
General
1 51 (14.49%) Finance
2 25 (7.10%) Public Sector
3 19 (5.40%) Banking
4 14 (3.98%) Marketing
5 12 (3.41%) Retail
6 9 (2.56%) Billing
7 7 (1.99%) Legal
7 7 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.70%) Electronics
8 6 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.42%) Games
10 3 (0.85%) Advertising
10 3 (0.85%) Publishing
11 2 (0.57%) Law
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 200 (56.82%) Developer
2 116 (32.95%) .NET Developer
3 49 (13.92%) C# Developer
4 41 (11.65%) Azure Developer
4 41 (11.65%) Senior Developer
5 39 (11.08%) Architect
6 36 (10.23%) Azure Engineer
7 32 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 32 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (8.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 22 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (5.11%) Azure Architect
11 16 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (4.55%) Software Engineer
12 15 (4.26%) Consultant
12 15 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.98%) Lead Developer
13 14 (3.98%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.41%) Data Scientist
14 12 (3.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (63.92%) .NET
2 101 (28.69%) .NET Core
3 99 (28.13%) ASP.NET
4 83 (23.58%) AngularJS
5 77 (21.88%) HTML
6 72 (20.45%) React
7 66 (18.75%) CSS
8 64 (18.18%) .NET Framework
9 51 (14.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 42 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (10.51%) Entity Framework
11 37 (10.51%) REST
12 34 (9.66%) Web Services
13 33 (9.38%) RESTful
14 30 (8.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (7.67%) HTML5
16 25 (7.10%) ASP.NET Core
17 20 (5.68%) jQuery
17 20 (5.68%) JSON
18 19 (5.40%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 36 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.66%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (7.95%) User Experience
4 24 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 18 (5.11%) Management Information System
6 16 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
7 10 (2.84%) Public Cloud
8 9 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.42%) Blog
10 4 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.85%) Wiki
12 2 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.57%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Cloud
12 2 (0.57%) Learning Management System
12 2 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.28%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.28%) Private Cloud
13 1 (0.28%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 26 (7.39%) Windows
2 9 (2.56%) Linux
3 4 (1.14%) Android
3 4 (1.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.28%) VMS
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (48.86%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (40.06%) DevOps
3 99 (28.13%) Microservices
4 93 (26.42%) Analytics
5 92 (26.14%) MVC
6 87 (24.72%) Machine Learning
7 82 (23.30%) Scrum
7 82 (23.30%) TDD
8 73 (20.74%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (16.48%) Artificial Intelligence
11 55 (15.63%) Test Automation
12 48 (13.64%) Software Engineering
13 46 (13.07%) Kanban
14 40 (11.36%) SDLC
15 39 (11.08%) SOLID
16 37 (10.51%) BDD
17 33 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
17 33 (9.38%) Visualisation
17 33 (9.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 225 (63.92%) C#
2 206 (58.52%) SQL
3 87 (24.72%) JavaScript
4 69 (19.60%) T-SQL
5 53 (15.06%) PowerShell
6 34 (9.66%) Python
7 28 (7.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 27 (7.67%) R
9 25 (7.10%) Java
10 15 (4.26%) TypeScript
11 13 (3.69%) C++
12 9 (2.56%) Perl
12 9 (2.56%) PHP
12 9 (2.56%) Ruby
13 8 (2.27%) U-SQL
13 8 (2.27%) VBA
14 6 (1.70%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.42%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.42%) F#
15 5 (1.42%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 35 (9.94%) Degree
2 25 (7.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.84%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.85%) MCSA
7 2 (0.57%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.57%) HND
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.25%) GDPR
2 13 (3.69%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.99%) QA
4 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.57%) GAMP
System Software
1 79 (22.44%) Docker
2 11 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.42%) Firmware
4 5 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 60 (17.05%) Kubernetes
2 20 (5.68%) Terraform
3 19 (5.40%) Ansible
4 17 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (4.83%) Puppet
5 8 (2.27%) Packer
5 8 (2.27%) Salt
6 5 (1.42%) Kibana
6 5 (1.42%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.57%) Mesos
7 2 (0.57%) rkt
8 1 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 169 (48.01%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.51%) Databricks
3 24 (6.82%) Oracle
4 15 (4.26%) Google
5 13 (3.69%) Tableau
6 10 (2.84%) Cloudera
6 10 (2.84%) Hortonworks
7 7 (1.99%) Mapbox
7 7 (1.99%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.70%) SAP
8 6 (1.70%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.70%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.42%) ATG
9 5 (1.42%) Dynatrace
9 5 (1.42%) Facebook
9 5 (1.42%) Spotify
9 5 (1.42%) VMware
10 3 (0.85%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.85%) IBM
10 3 (0.85%) Talend