Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 755 1056 1170
Rank change year-on-year +301 +114 +147
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 362 125 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.071% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.85% 0.23% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 245 108 22
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +35.29% -15.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -5.88%

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 42,788 53,627 52,656
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.62% 30.62% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 35,162 44,641 44,967
UK median annual salary £52,095 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.41% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 +315 332 £62,500 +8.70% 56
London +218 220 £65,000 - 30
UK excluding London +138 135 £55,000 +10.00% 32
South East +86 63 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Midlands +86 41 £67,500 +28.57% 3
West Midlands +76 35 £80,000 +52.38% 1
East of England - 14 £47,500 - 4
Wales +20 10 £40,000 - 3
Scotland +12 10 £50,000 -23.08% 2
Yorkshire +65 9 £60,000 +20.00% 2
North of England +58 9 £60,000 +50.00% 4
South West +10 9 £51,250 +2.50% 3
East Midlands +21 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Northern Ireland -12 4 £57,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 317 (87.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 252 (69.61%) SQL
3 236 (65.19%) C#
4 228 (62.98%) Agile Software Development
5 206 (56.91%) .NET
6 162 (44.75%) SQL Server
7 155 (42.82%) Microsoft
8 111 (30.66%) Azure SQL Database
9 108 (29.83%) Serverless
10 106 (29.28%) Amazon AWS
11 104 (28.73%) Analytics
12 103 (28.45%) Visual Studio
13 99 (27.35%) JavaScript
13 99 (27.35%) Git (software)
14 98 (27.07%) ASP.NET
15 90 (24.86%) Web Services
16 84 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
17 79 (21.82%) ETL
17 79 (21.82%) Big Data
17 79 (21.82%) Data Lake
18 76 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
18 76 (20.99%) TDD
19 75 (20.72%) NoSQL
20 72 (19.89%) DevOps
20 72 (19.89%) Microservices
21 71 (19.61%) HTML
22 70 (19.34%) PaaS
23 69 (19.06%) ASP.NET Web API
24 67 (18.51%) Python
24 67 (18.51%) Finance

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 41 (11.33%) Apache Spark
2 29 (8.01%) Apache
3 22 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.70%) Apache Solr
5 13 (3.59%) JBoss
5 13 (3.59%) Jetty
5 13 (3.59%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.04%) SAS
7 9 (2.49%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.21%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.55%) CMS
9 2 (0.55%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
10 1 (0.28%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.28%) IIS
10 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.55%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 317 (87.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (29.83%) Serverless
3 106 (29.28%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (19.34%) PaaS
5 59 (16.30%) Azure Functions
6 56 (15.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 51 (14.09%) Azure Active Directory
8 34 (9.39%) Office 365
9 33 (9.12%) Data Lake Analytics
10 32 (8.84%) Amazon EMR
11 28 (7.73%) Amazon SQS
12 26 (7.18%) Amazon S3
13 24 (6.63%) Amazon EC2
13 24 (6.63%) Amazon Kinesis
13 24 (6.63%) AWS Lambda
14 22 (6.08%) SaaS
15 21 (5.80%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
16 18 (4.97%) Azure Machine Learning
17 16 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
18 11 (3.04%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.60%) HTTP
2 24 (6.63%) Network Security
3 4 (1.10%) Firewall
4 2 (0.55%) DNS
4 2 (0.55%) Internet
4 2 (0.55%) VLAN
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) SSL
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (44.75%) SQL Server
2 111 (30.66%) Azure SQL Database
3 84 (23.20%) Data Warehouse
4 79 (21.82%) Big Data
4 79 (21.82%) Data Lake
5 75 (20.72%) NoSQL
6 62 (17.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 60 (16.57%) MongoDB
8 59 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 48 (13.26%) Relational Database
10 40 (11.05%) Hadoop
10 40 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (10.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 36 (9.94%) Power BI
13 32 (8.84%) Amazon Redshift
13 32 (8.84%) RDBMS
14 27 (7.46%) Geospatial Data
15 25 (6.91%) Amazon RDS
15 25 (6.91%) HDInsight
16 22 (6.08%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 103 (28.45%) Visual Studio
2 99 (27.35%) Git (software)
3 50 (13.81%) Visual Studio Team System
4 49 (13.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (9.94%) TeamCity
6 31 (8.56%) Jenkins
6 31 (8.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 17 (4.70%) tSQLt
8 14 (3.87%) JIRA
9 13 (3.59%) ER Studio
9 13 (3.59%) ERwin
10 11 (3.04%) NUnit
11 9 (2.49%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.93%) ReSharper
12 7 (1.93%) Selenium
13 6 (1.66%) Bitbucket
14 5 (1.38%) Maven
15 4 (1.10%) Cucumber
15 4 (1.10%) Moq
16 3 (0.83%) Artifactory
General
1 67 (18.51%) Finance
2 52 (14.36%) Retail
3 26 (7.18%) Banking
4 7 (1.93%) Law
4 7 (1.93%) Marketing
5 4 (1.10%) Advertising
5 4 (1.10%) Legal
6 3 (0.83%) Games
7 2 (0.55%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 166 (45.86%) Developer
2 92 (25.41%) Architect
3 76 (20.99%) .NET Developer
4 45 (12.43%) C# Developer
5 42 (11.60%) Solutions Architect
6 36 (9.94%) Senior Developer
7 35 (9.67%) Lead Architect
8 34 (9.39%) Data Engineer
9 30 (8.29%) Cloud Architect
10 28 (7.73%) Data Architect
11 27 (7.46%) Azure Developer
12 26 (7.18%) C# .NET Developer
12 26 (7.18%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (6.91%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 25 (6.91%) Pega Architect
13 25 (6.91%) Software Engineer
14 24 (6.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 22 (6.08%) Azure Architect
16 21 (5.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
17 20 (5.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (56.91%) .NET
2 98 (27.07%) ASP.NET
3 90 (24.86%) Web Services
4 71 (19.61%) HTML
5 69 (19.06%) ASP.NET Web API
6 50 (13.81%) SOAP
7 48 (13.26%) HTML5
8 45 (12.43%) .NET Core
9 42 (11.60%) CSS
9 42 (11.60%) REST
10 40 (11.05%) Kafka
11 38 (10.50%) JMS
12 37 (10.22%) React
13 35 (9.67%) .NET Framework
13 35 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (8.84%) AngularJS
15 31 (8.56%) Entity Framework
16 29 (8.01%) jQuery
17 21 (5.80%) RESTful
18 19 (5.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (11.60%) Management Information System
2 23 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (5.25%) Fintech
4 18 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.70%) Cloud Native
6 10 (2.76%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.49%) User Experience
8 6 (1.66%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.38%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.10%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.83%) Replication
12 2 (0.55%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 2 (0.55%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.55%) PMI
12 2 (0.55%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.55%) Wiki
13 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.97%) Windows
2 10 (2.76%) Linux
3 4 (1.10%) Android
3 4 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.55%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (62.98%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (28.73%) Analytics
3 79 (21.82%) ETL
4 76 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (20.99%) TDD
5 72 (19.89%) DevOps
5 72 (19.89%) Microservices
6 59 (16.30%) Migration
7 58 (16.02%) MVC
8 57 (15.75%) Software Engineering
9 56 (15.47%) Problem-Solving
10 54 (14.92%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (14.64%) Performance Tuning
12 52 (14.36%) SDLC
13 50 (13.81%) Machine Learning
14 48 (13.26%) Data Modelling
14 48 (13.26%) Project Management
15 47 (12.98%) User Stories
16 44 (12.15%) Test Automation
17 42 (11.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 252 (69.61%) SQL
2 236 (65.19%) C#
3 99 (27.35%) JavaScript
4 67 (18.51%) Python
5 54 (14.92%) T-SQL
6 53 (14.64%) PowerShell
7 51 (14.09%) Java
8 23 (6.35%) R
9 21 (5.80%) PL/SQL
9 21 (5.80%) TypeScript
10 20 (5.52%) Scala
10 20 (5.52%) Shell Script
11 18 (4.97%) U-SQL
12 17 (4.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 5 (1.38%) Bash Shell
13 5 (1.38%) Java 8
14 3 (0.83%) C++
15 2 (0.55%) Perl
15 2 (0.55%) PHP
15 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (6.91%) MCSA
2 25 (6.91%) MCSE
3 21 (5.80%) Degree
4 20 (5.52%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.10%) MCAD
6 4 (1.10%) MCDBA
6 4 (1.10%) MCSD
6 4 (1.10%) PhD
7 2 (0.55%) CEH
7 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.46%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.14%) QA
3 13 (3.59%) GDPR
4 5 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 54 (14.92%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.25%) Docker
3 8 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.55%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 29 (8.01%) Opscode Chef
1 29 (8.01%) Terraform
2 23 (6.35%) Puppet
3 14 (3.87%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.38%) Ansible
5 3 (0.83%) Kibana
6 2 (0.55%) Ambari
6 2 (0.55%) Salt
7 1 (0.28%) Grafana
7 1 (0.28%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.28%) Icinga
7 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 155 (42.82%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.50%) Databricks
2 38 (10.50%) Pega
3 33 (9.12%) Oracle
4 16 (4.42%) Google
5 15 (4.14%) Tableau
6 12 (3.31%) Informatica
6 12 (3.31%) Talend
7 11 (3.04%) IDERA
8 9 (2.49%) IBM
9 6 (1.66%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.66%) Hortonworks
9 6 (1.66%) Splunk
10 4 (1.10%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.10%) MuleSoft
10 4 (1.10%) New Relic
10 4 (1.10%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.55%) Axway
12 2 (0.55%) VMware