Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB (Azure DocumentDB)
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 719 772 1078
Rank change year-on-year +53 +306 +96
Permanent jobs citing Cosmos DB 295 365 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.072%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.84% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 241 248 110
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +35.29%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,125 £38,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% +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 33,285 43,375 53,824
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.83% 28.62% 30.66%
Number of salaries quoted 27,358 35,670 44,829
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.25% +2.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £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 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cosmos DB in the UK

Cosmos DB
Top 13 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 19 February 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 +64 275 £65,000 +4.00% 68
London +80 206 £67,500 +3.85% 26
UK excluding London +31 86 £45,000 -18.18% 45
South East +9 29 £52,500 -12.50% 20
Scotland +49 18 £37,500 -25.00% 1
North of England +67 11 £46,500 -22.50% 9
Midlands +9 11 £80,000 +18.52% 7
North West - 11 £46,500 - 6
East of England +65 9 £52,824 +11.21% 4
South West +31 7 £37,500 -26.83% 4
West Midlands +11 7 £80,000 - 4
East Midlands +26 4 - - 3
Northern Ireland +12 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 286 (96.95%) Azure
2 188 (63.73%) C#
3 185 (62.71%) .NET
4 176 (59.66%) SQL
5 168 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
6 167 (56.61%) Microsoft
7 132 (44.75%) DevOps
8 123 (41.69%) SQL Server
9 109 (36.95%) .NET Core
10 108 (36.61%) NoSQL
11 84 (28.47%) JavaScript
11 84 (28.47%) Analytics
12 83 (28.14%) Machine Learning
13 79 (26.78%) Azure SQL Database
14 78 (26.44%) TDD
15 77 (26.10%) ASP.NET
16 75 (25.42%) Microservices
17 74 (25.08%) Serverless
18 73 (24.75%) AWS
19 64 (21.69%) Artificial Intelligence
19 64 (21.69%) Git (software)
20 63 (21.36%) Continuous Integration
21 62 (21.02%) CSS
22 61 (20.68%) .NET Framework
23 60 (20.34%) HTML
23 60 (20.34%) Docker
24 59 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
24 59 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
25 57 (19.32%) PowerShell
25 57 (19.32%) PaaS

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 25 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.71%) Apache Pig
4 7 (2.37%) Confluence
5 5 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.02%) Apache
6 3 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.68%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (5.08%) Chatbot
2 11 (3.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 286 (96.95%) Azure
2 74 (25.08%) Serverless
3 73 (24.75%) AWS
4 59 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 57 (19.32%) PaaS
6 56 (18.98%) Power Platform
7 44 (14.92%) SaaS
8 40 (13.56%) Azure Functions
9 33 (11.19%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (8.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 24 (8.14%) Azure Machine Learning
12 23 (7.80%) IaaS
13 17 (5.76%) Data Lake Analytics
14 14 (4.75%) GCP
15 13 (4.41%) npm
15 13 (4.41%) Office 365
16 12 (4.07%) AWS Lambda
17 4 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
17 4 (1.36%) Amazon S3
18 3 (1.02%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.44%) Software-Defined Networking
2 11 (3.73%) Firewall
3 9 (3.05%) DNS
3 9 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.68%) HTTP
4 2 (0.68%) MPLS
4 2 (0.68%) VPN
4 2 (0.68%) WAN
4 2 (0.68%) Wireless
5 1 (0.34%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
5 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (41.69%) SQL Server
2 108 (36.61%) NoSQL
3 79 (26.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 56 (18.98%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (18.64%) Power BI
6 54 (18.31%) MongoDB
7 48 (16.27%) Data Lake
8 30 (10.17%) Big Data
9 28 (9.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 27 (9.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 24 (8.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (6.10%) Redis
13 17 (5.76%) PolyBase
14 15 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (4.75%) Relational Database
16 13 (4.41%) Hadoop
17 12 (4.07%) RDBMS
18 10 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (3.39%) HDInsight
19 9 (3.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 64 (21.69%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.53%) Visual Studio
3 24 (8.14%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (6.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 16 (5.42%) TeamCity
6 11 (3.73%) JIRA
7 10 (3.39%) NUnit
7 10 (3.39%) SpecFlow
8 9 (3.05%) gulp
8 9 (3.05%) kappa
9 8 (2.71%) MSTest
10 7 (2.37%) Cypress.io
10 7 (2.37%) Gatling
10 7 (2.37%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.03%) Grunt
11 6 (2.03%) Jasmine
12 5 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (1.36%) Moq
14 3 (1.02%) SonarQube
14 3 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (12.54%) Finance
2 19 (6.44%) Billing
3 16 (5.42%) Banking
3 16 (5.42%) Public Sector
4 11 (3.73%) Marketing
5 10 (3.39%) Retail
6 7 (2.37%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.03%) Electronics
7 6 (2.03%) Games
7 6 (2.03%) Housing Association
8 3 (1.02%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Front Office
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (51.86%) Developer
2 89 (30.17%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.97%) Azure Engineer
4 47 (15.93%) Azure Developer
5 43 (14.58%) Architect
6 38 (12.88%) C# Developer
7 26 (8.81%) Solutions Architect
8 25 (8.47%) Data Engineer
9 23 (7.80%) Azure Architect
9 23 (7.80%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.78%) Software Engineer
11 18 (6.10%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.08%) Data Architect
13 12 (4.07%) Cloud Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) DevOps Engineer
13 12 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (3.73%) .NET Software Engineer
14 11 (3.73%) C# Software Engineer
15 10 (3.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (62.71%) .NET
2 109 (36.95%) .NET Core
3 77 (26.10%) ASP.NET
4 62 (21.02%) CSS
5 61 (20.68%) .NET Framework
6 60 (20.34%) HTML
7 52 (17.63%) ASP.NET Web API
8 48 (16.27%) AngularJS
9 42 (14.24%) React
10 39 (13.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 39 (13.22%) Entity Framework
11 31 (10.51%) RESTful
12 28 (9.49%) Web Services
13 22 (7.46%) REST
14 20 (6.78%) Redux
15 19 (6.44%) Node.js
15 19 (6.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (6.10%) Angular 2
16 18 (6.10%) jQuery
17 15 (5.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.86%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (9.49%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.41%) Blog
5 10 (3.39%) User Experience
5 10 (3.39%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.68%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.68%) PKI
8 2 (0.68%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.34%) Robotics
9 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.34%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.56%) Windows
2 15 (5.08%) Linux
3 4 (1.36%) Android
3 4 (1.36%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.68%) Unix
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (56.95%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (44.75%) DevOps
3 84 (28.47%) Analytics
4 83 (28.14%) Machine Learning
5 78 (26.44%) TDD
6 75 (25.42%) Microservices
7 64 (21.69%) Artificial Intelligence
8 63 (21.36%) Continuous Integration
9 59 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 55 (18.64%) MVC
11 54 (18.31%) Scrum
12 45 (15.25%) Visualisation
13 44 (14.92%) SOLID
14 38 (12.88%) Kanban
14 38 (12.88%) SDLC
15 35 (11.86%) Data Visualisation
15 35 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
15 35 (11.86%) Test Automation
16 32 (10.85%) Software Engineering
17 30 (10.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 188 (63.73%) C#
2 176 (59.66%) SQL
3 84 (28.47%) JavaScript
4 57 (19.32%) PowerShell
5 40 (13.56%) T-SQL
6 29 (9.83%) Python
7 26 (8.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 24 (8.14%) Java
8 24 (8.14%) TypeScript
9 20 (6.78%) PHP
10 19 (6.44%) Perl
10 19 (6.44%) Ruby
11 17 (5.76%) U-SQL
12 9 (3.05%) C++
13 8 (2.71%) VBA
14 6 (2.03%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.36%) R
16 2 (0.68%) C
16 2 (0.68%) Scala
16 2 (0.68%) XAML
Qualifications
1 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.37%) Degree
3 4 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.02%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.76%) QA
2 16 (5.42%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.03%) GDPR
4 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (20.34%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.02%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) Firmware
5 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 51 (17.29%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.41%) Terraform
3 9 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.71%) Ansible
4 8 (2.71%) Puppet
5 7 (2.37%) Kibana
6 1 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.34%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 167 (56.61%) Microsoft
2 43 (14.58%) Databricks
3 29 (9.83%) Tableau
4 27 (9.15%) Oracle
5 9 (3.05%) Cloudera
5 9 (3.05%) Hortonworks
5 9 (3.05%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.37%) Dynatrace
6 7 (2.37%) Google
6 7 (2.37%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.03%) ATG
7 6 (2.03%) SAP
8 5 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.69%) VMware
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco
9 2 (0.68%) Facebook
9 2 (0.68%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.34%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.34%) Splunk
10 1 (0.34%) Talend