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

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 617 824 947
Rank change year-on-year +207 +123 +166
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 228 296 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.07% 0.73% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 226 231 230
Median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +30.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,450
90th Percentile £100,000 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £58,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.13% +6.82% +15.79%

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 21,338 40,634 54,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.95% 27.72% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17,379 33,262 44,315
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
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 3 July 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 July 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 +222 215 £72,500 +20.83% 19
London +129 135 £80,000 +23.08% 6
UK excluding London +204 90 £57,500 -2.13% 16
Work from Home +79 42 £63,750 -8.93% 1
South East +99 34 £60,000 - 3
Midlands +132 17 £67,500 +17.39% 1
North of England +124 17 £45,000 -29.41% 3
North West +116 17 £45,000 -28.00% 1
West Midlands +92 12 £77,500 +34.78%
South West +88 7 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +95 5 £52,824 - 2
Scotland +83 5 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Wales +15 5 - - 1
East Midlands - 5 £38,750 - 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 219 (96.05%) Azure
2 145 (63.60%) SQL
3 134 (58.77%) Microsoft
4 131 (57.46%) C#
5 129 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
6 128 (56.14%) .NET
6 128 (56.14%) DevOps
7 90 (39.47%) SQL Server
8 84 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
9 80 (35.09%) Azure SQL Database
10 79 (34.65%) NoSQL
11 73 (32.02%) Power Platform
12 69 (30.26%) Git (software)
12 69 (30.26%) JavaScript
13 68 (29.82%) Power BI
14 67 (29.39%) .NET Core
14 67 (29.39%) Continuous Integration
15 65 (28.51%) Data Warehouse
16 63 (27.63%) Databricks
17 60 (26.32%) TDD
18 59 (25.88%) Python
19 57 (25.00%) Analytics
20 56 (24.56%) Data Lake
20 56 (24.56%) Azure Data Factory
20 56 (24.56%) Serverless
21 50 (21.93%) CSS
21 50 (21.93%) PaaS
21 50 (21.93%) MongoDB
21 50 (21.93%) Microservices
22 49 (21.49%) 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 37 (16.23%) Apache Spark
2 23 (10.09%) Apache
3 10 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (3.07%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.63%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.19%) DataSynapse
7 5 (2.19%) Ethereum
8 3 (1.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.88%) Confluence
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Synapse
10 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 219 (96.05%) Azure
2 73 (32.02%) Power Platform
3 56 (24.56%) Azure Data Factory
3 56 (24.56%) Serverless
4 50 (21.93%) PaaS
5 45 (19.74%) AWS
6 31 (13.60%) Azure Functions
7 29 (12.72%) SaaS
8 19 (8.33%) Data Lake Analytics
9 18 (7.89%) Azure Active Directory
10 12 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (5.26%) IaaS
11 11 (4.82%) npm
12 10 (4.39%) Logic Apps
12 10 (4.39%) Office 365
13 9 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
14 8 (3.51%) Azure Stack
14 8 (3.51%) GCP
15 6 (2.63%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 5 (2.19%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.32%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (0.88%) Firewall
2 2 (0.88%) MPLS
2 2 (0.88%) VPN
2 2 (0.88%) WAN
2 2 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 80 (35.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 79 (34.65%) NoSQL
4 68 (29.82%) Power BI
5 65 (28.51%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (24.56%) Data Lake
7 50 (21.93%) MongoDB
8 43 (18.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 29 (12.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (11.84%) Big Data
11 21 (9.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (8.33%) PolyBase
13 18 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 17 (7.46%) Relational Database
15 16 (7.02%) Hadoop
16 14 (6.14%) RDBMS
17 13 (5.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (5.70%) Apache Cassandra
18 12 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 69 (30.26%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.14%) TeamCity
4 13 (5.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (4.39%) JIRA
6 9 (3.95%) NUnit
7 8 (3.51%) Gatling
7 8 (3.51%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.07%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (2.63%) Cypress.io
9 6 (2.63%) gulp
9 6 (2.63%) MSTest
10 5 (2.19%) Grunt
10 5 (2.19%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.75%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.75%) ER Studio
11 4 (1.75%) GDB
11 4 (1.75%) GitLab
11 4 (1.75%) Sourcetree
11 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 33 (14.47%) Finance
2 23 (10.09%) Banking
3 12 (5.26%) Retail
4 6 (2.63%) Front Office
4 6 (2.63%) Housing Association
5 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.32%) Billing
6 3 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.88%) Legal
7 2 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 98 (42.98%) Developer
2 51 (22.37%) .NET Developer
3 48 (21.05%) Azure Engineer
4 37 (16.23%) Architect
5 32 (14.04%) Data Engineer
6 29 (12.72%) Data Architect
7 27 (11.84%) C# Developer
8 26 (11.40%) Azure Developer
9 22 (9.65%) Azure Architect
10 19 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
10 19 (8.33%) Consultant
10 19 (8.33%) Data Consultant
11 18 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (7.02%) Software Engineer
13 15 (6.58%) Full Stack Developer
13 15 (6.58%) Senior Developer
14 14 (6.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
14 14 (6.14%) Lead Developer
15 13 (5.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 13 (5.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (56.14%) .NET
2 67 (29.39%) .NET Core
3 50 (21.93%) CSS
4 49 (21.49%) HTML
5 34 (14.91%) .NET Framework
6 33 (14.47%) AngularJS
6 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET
7 32 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 31 (13.60%) React
9 30 (13.16%) Kafka
10 24 (10.53%) jQuery
11 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (8.77%) Redux
12 19 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
13 18 (7.89%) Node.js
14 14 (6.14%) Entity Framework
15 13 (5.70%) JSON
16 12 (5.26%) RESTful
16 12 (5.26%) Web Services
16 12 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.82%) User Experience
4 8 (3.51%) Clustering
4 8 (3.51%) Reinsurance
5 7 (3.07%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (2.19%) Data Structures
7 5 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.19%) Grid Computing
7 5 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.75%) Cloud Native
8 4 (1.75%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.75%) PMI
9 3 (1.32%) Blog
9 3 (1.32%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.88%) NHS
10 2 (0.88%) PKI
10 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.77%) Windows
2 5 (2.19%) Linux
3 3 (1.32%) Android
3 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.88%) Unix
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (56.14%) DevOps
3 84 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (29.39%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (26.32%) TDD
6 57 (25.00%) Analytics
7 50 (21.93%) Microservices
8 39 (17.11%) Visualisation
9 38 (16.67%) Machine Learning
10 36 (15.79%) Data Visualisation
11 35 (15.35%) Scrum
12 34 (14.91%) Fintech
13 33 (14.47%) MVC
13 33 (14.47%) Test Automation
14 32 (14.04%) Data Analytics
15 28 (12.28%) Software Engineering
16 27 (11.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 27 (11.84%) Data Engineering
17 26 (11.40%) Infrastructure as Code
17 26 (11.40%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 145 (63.60%) SQL
2 131 (57.46%) C#
3 69 (30.26%) JavaScript
4 59 (25.88%) Python
5 27 (11.84%) PowerShell
6 25 (10.96%) Scala
7 19 (8.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 19 (8.33%) Java
7 19 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 19 (8.33%) U-SQL
8 18 (7.89%) T-SQL
9 14 (6.14%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.51%) Korn
11 6 (2.63%) XAML
12 5 (2.19%) PHP
12 5 (2.19%) Solidity
13 4 (1.75%) F#
13 4 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.32%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (5.70%) Degree
2 9 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.51%) TOGAF Certification
4 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.32%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.65%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.88%) HL7
3 2 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (18.42%) Docker
2 7 (3.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 48 (21.05%) Kubernetes
2 27 (11.84%) Terraform
3 13 (5.70%) Kibana
4 11 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.19%) Puppet
6 3 (1.32%) Ansible
7 2 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.88%) Mesos
Vendors
1 134 (58.77%) Microsoft
2 63 (27.63%) Databricks
3 33 (14.47%) Tableau
4 23 (10.09%) Oracle
5 13 (5.70%) Xamarin
6 12 (5.26%) Netezza
6 12 (5.26%) Teradata
7 10 (4.39%) Cognos
8 8 (3.51%) Dynatrace
8 8 (3.51%) Google
9 6 (2.63%) IBM
9 6 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (2.19%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.75%) Cognizant
11 4 (1.75%) StreamSets
12 2 (0.88%) Actuate
12 2 (0.88%) Cisco
12 2 (0.88%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.44%) Alteryx
13 1 (0.44%) Red Hat