Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 836 1119 1221
Rank change year-on-year +283 +102 +86
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 330 84 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.048% 0.018%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.68% 0.16% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 241 77 40
UK median annual salary £67,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.11% -5.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +26.32% -5.00% +25.00%

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 48,595 53,165 56,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.49% 30.48% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39,668 43,675 47,855
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 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 +293 314 £67,500 +38.46% 44
London +185 179 £70,000 +14.29% 26
UK excluding London +117 145 £60,000 +26.32% 24
South East +66 73 £70,000 +43.59% 8
Midlands +61 53 £75,000 +57.89% 1
West Midlands +62 48 £75,000 +57.89% 1
East of England +30 14 £38,000 -15.56% 5
East Midlands 0 10 £43,750 -12.50%
North of England +14 9 £60,000 +26.32% 3
South West -2 8 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Yorkshire - 8 £60,000 - 2
Wales -1 7 £53,750 +26.47% 5
Scotland - 3 £61,250 - 1
Northern Ireland +9 1 - -
North West +8 1 £77,500 +63.16%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 301 (91.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 229 (69.39%) SQL
3 192 (58.18%) C#
4 191 (57.88%) .NET
5 170 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 159 (48.18%) Microsoft
7 121 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 116 (35.15%) Azure SQL Database
9 109 (33.03%) Amazon AWS
9 109 (33.03%) Analytics
10 96 (29.09%) NoSQL
11 94 (28.48%) ASP.NET
12 91 (27.58%) Data Lake
13 90 (27.27%) Serverless
14 84 (25.45%) JavaScript
15 83 (25.15%) Big Data
16 82 (24.85%) TDD
17 79 (23.94%) Git (software)
18 78 (23.64%) Visual Studio
18 78 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
19 75 (22.73%) Web Services
20 74 (22.42%) Microservices
21 72 (21.82%) PaaS
22 71 (21.52%) Python
23 69 (20.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
24 63 (19.09%) DevOps
25 62 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
26 60 (18.18%) Software Engineering
27 59 (17.88%) SDLC
28 57 (17.27%) MongoDB

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 51 (15.45%) Apache Spark
2 31 (9.39%) Apache
3 21 (6.36%) Apache Solr
4 16 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.33%) Apache Pig
5 11 (3.33%) JBoss
5 11 (3.33%) Jetty
5 11 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.82%) IIS
7 5 (1.52%) SAS
8 4 (1.21%) CMS
8 4 (1.21%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.30%) Confluence
10 1 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 301 (91.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 109 (33.03%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (27.27%) Serverless
4 72 (21.82%) PaaS
5 51 (15.45%) Azure Data Factory
6 47 (14.24%) Azure Functions
7 44 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
8 38 (11.52%) Amazon EMR
9 28 (8.48%) Data Lake Analytics
10 27 (8.18%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 26 (7.88%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (7.58%) Amazon Kinesis
12 25 (7.58%) Amazon S3
12 25 (7.58%) Amazon SQS
12 25 (7.58%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (6.06%) Office 365
14 19 (5.76%) Azure Machine Learning
14 19 (5.76%) Google Cloud Platform
15 18 (5.45%) SaaS
16 15 (4.55%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.88%) HTTP
2 25 (7.58%) Network Security
3 6 (1.82%) Firewall
4 5 (1.52%) DNS
5 4 (1.21%) DHCP
6 3 (0.91%) SSL
6 3 (0.91%) VPN
7 2 (0.61%) VLAN
8 1 (0.30%) Internet
8 1 (0.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 116 (35.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 96 (29.09%) NoSQL
4 91 (27.58%) Data Lake
5 83 (25.15%) Big Data
6 78 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
7 69 (20.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 57 (17.27%) MongoDB
9 48 (14.55%) Hadoop
10 47 (14.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (11.82%) Relational Database
13 38 (11.52%) Amazon Redshift
14 34 (10.30%) Redis
14 34 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 33 (10.00%) Power BI
16 32 (9.70%) RDBMS
17 30 (9.09%) Geospatial Data
18 25 (7.58%) Amazon RDS
18 25 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 79 (23.94%) Git (software)
2 78 (23.64%) Visual Studio
3 46 (13.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 27 (8.18%) Jenkins
6 26 (7.88%) TeamCity
7 19 (5.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (5.45%) JIRA
9 12 (3.64%) SpecFlow
10 11 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.73%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.73%) Vagrant
12 8 (2.42%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.82%) ERwin
13 6 (1.82%) git-flow
13 6 (1.82%) NUnit
13 6 (1.82%) tSQLt
14 5 (1.52%) ER Studio
14 5 (1.52%) NSubstitute
15 3 (0.91%) webpack
General
1 56 (16.97%) Finance
2 46 (13.94%) Retail
3 34 (10.30%) Banking
4 13 (3.94%) Law
5 11 (3.33%) Advertising
6 7 (2.12%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.82%) Games
8 2 (0.61%) Digital Economy
8 2 (0.61%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 146 (44.24%) Developer
2 70 (21.21%) .NET Developer
3 67 (20.30%) Architect
4 46 (13.94%) C# Developer
5 43 (13.03%) Solutions Architect
6 35 (10.61%) Cloud Architect
7 34 (10.30%) Senior Developer
8 31 (9.39%) Azure Engineer
8 31 (9.39%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 29 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 28 (8.48%) Consultant
10 28 (8.48%) Data Engineer
11 26 (7.88%) Azure Developer
12 24 (7.27%) Azure Architect
13 23 (6.97%) Lead Architect
14 22 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
14 22 (6.67%) Software Engineer
15 20 (6.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
16 18 (5.45%) Data Architect
17 17 (5.15%) Cloud Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (57.88%) .NET
2 94 (28.48%) ASP.NET
3 75 (22.73%) Web Services
4 62 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 51 (15.45%) AngularJS
6 45 (13.64%) .NET Core
6 45 (13.64%) HTML
7 44 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 43 (13.03%) REST
9 39 (11.82%) HTML5
9 39 (11.82%) React
10 36 (10.91%) Entity Framework
11 35 (10.61%) RESTful
12 29 (8.79%) JSON
12 29 (8.79%) SOAP
13 28 (8.48%) Kafka
14 26 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (7.88%) CSS
15 23 (6.97%) JMS
16 21 (6.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.30%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (7.58%) Management Information System
3 24 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.85%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.73%) Fintech
5 9 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.42%) Blog
6 8 (2.42%) Over-the-Top Content
6 8 (2.42%) User Experience
7 7 (2.12%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.82%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.82%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.82%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (1.52%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.21%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.61%) Clustering
11 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.61%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.30%) PKI
12 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (8.79%) Windows
2 13 (3.94%) Linux
3 6 (1.82%) Android
3 6 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.30%) Debian
5 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (33.03%) Analytics
3 82 (24.85%) TDD
4 74 (22.42%) Microservices
5 63 (19.09%) DevOps
6 60 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 59 (17.88%) SDLC
8 53 (16.06%) ETL
9 52 (15.76%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (15.76%) Machine Learning
10 45 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (13.64%) MVC
11 44 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 43 (13.03%) Data Modelling
12 43 (13.03%) SOLID
13 42 (12.73%) Migration
14 39 (11.82%) Problem-Solving
15 38 (11.52%) Data Analytics
15 38 (11.52%) Project Management
16 34 (10.30%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 229 (69.39%) SQL
2 192 (58.18%) C#
3 84 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 71 (21.52%) Python
5 43 (13.03%) PowerShell
6 40 (12.12%) T-SQL
7 31 (9.39%) Java
8 28 (8.48%) TypeScript
9 18 (5.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 18 (5.45%) U-SQL
10 16 (4.85%) Scala
11 15 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 15 (4.55%) R
11 15 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.12%) C
13 6 (1.82%) Java 8
14 4 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.61%) ANSI SQL
15 2 (0.61%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.30%) ES6
Qualifications
1 36 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (10.00%) Degree
3 25 (7.58%) MCSA
3 25 (7.58%) MCSE
4 19 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.24%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.12%) QA
3 5 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.61%) GDPR
System Software
1 52 (15.76%) Active Directory
2 47 (14.24%) Docker
3 9 (2.73%) VirtualBox
4 8 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (13.03%) Terraform
2 40 (12.12%) Kubernetes
3 33 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (6.67%) Puppet
5 11 (3.33%) Ansible
6 9 (2.73%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.52%) HAProxy
8 4 (1.21%) Kibana
9 3 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) Grafana
11 1 (0.30%) Icinga
11 1 (0.30%) logstash
11 1 (0.30%) SCOM
11 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 159 (48.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.00%) Databricks
3 25 (7.58%) Oracle
4 23 (6.97%) Pega
5 19 (5.76%) Google
5 19 (5.76%) Talend
6 17 (5.15%) IBM
7 16 (4.85%) Tableau
8 15 (4.55%) Informatica
9 13 (3.94%) Cloudera
9 13 (3.94%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.82%) Applogic
11 5 (1.52%) IDERA
12 3 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.61%) MuleSoft
13 2 (0.61%) New Relic
13 2 (0.61%) RedGate
13 2 (0.61%) Splunk
13 2 (0.61%) VMware
13 2 (0.61%) Xamarin