Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Couchbase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Couchbase over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 883 652 995
Rank change year-on-year -231 +343 -72
Permanent jobs citing Couchbase 145 37 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.076% 0.074%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.42% 0.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 32 87
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,750 £37,300
25th Percentile £51,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £48,750 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -22.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £87,625 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +44.44% -13.46% +22.35%

Couchbase 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 34,311 14,077 38,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.10% 28.81% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22,169 11,851 31,833
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,000 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,950
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Couchbase
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Couchbase as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Couchbase.

Salary trend for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Couchbase over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Couchbase within the UK over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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 -197 137 £65,000 +33.33% 13
London -155 86 £75,000 - 8
UK excluding London -201 59 £65,000 +44.44% 3
Work from Home -249 47 £65,000 +44.44% 3
South West -78 21 £65,000 +44.44% 1
South East -150 13 £65,000 +8.33% 1
North of England -113 10 £65,000 +44.44%
North West -95 9 £65,000 +33.33%
Scotland - 8 £67,500 - 1
Midlands -112 7 £65,000 +44.44%
West Midlands - 7 £65,000 -
Yorkshire -100 1 £55,000 +22.22%

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT jobs citing Couchbase 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 Couchbase.

1 111 (76.55%) NoSQL
2 101 (69.66%) Finance
3 88 (60.69%) Social Skills
4 76 (52.41%) AWS
5 75 (51.72%) MongoDB
6 72 (49.66%) Docker
7 69 (47.59%) RESTful
7 69 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (46.21%) RabbitMQ
9 66 (45.52%) MySQL
10 65 (44.83%) JavaScript
10 65 (44.83%) Microservices
11 63 (43.45%) Redis
12 55 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
13 54 (37.24%) SQL
14 53 (36.55%) Java
14 53 (36.55%) Kafka
15 52 (35.86%) E-Commerce
15 52 (35.86%) MVC
16 50 (34.48%) Time Management
17 49 (33.79%) PHP
17 49 (33.79%) HTML
18 48 (33.10%) CSS
19 47 (32.41%) Kubernetes
20 46 (31.72%) nginx
20 46 (31.72%) Apache Solr
20 46 (31.72%) jQuery
21 45 (31.03%) .NET
22 43 (29.66%) Software Engineering
23 41 (28.28%) Azure

Couchbase
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 46 (31.72%) Apache Solr
1 46 (31.72%) nginx
2 22 (15.17%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.14%) Apache
3 6 (4.14%) Apache Spark
4 5 (3.45%) Jetty
4 5 (3.45%) Jupyter
4 5 (3.45%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.38%) Apache Pulsar
6 1 (0.69%) JBoss
6 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 76 (52.41%) AWS
2 41 (28.28%) Azure
3 23 (15.86%) GCP
4 20 (13.79%) Apigee
4 20 (13.79%) Kong
5 15 (10.34%) Serverless
5 15 (10.34%) Slack
6 11 (7.59%) Amazon SQS
7 10 (6.90%) Amazon S3
8 9 (6.21%) npm
9 6 (4.14%) Amazon SageMaker
10 5 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (3.45%) Datadog
10 5 (3.45%) PaaS
10 5 (3.45%) SaaS
11 4 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.76%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (2.76%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (2.76%) Azure Key Vault
11 4 (2.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.48%) HTTP
2 11 (7.59%) MQTT
3 6 (4.14%) Firewall
4 4 (2.76%) VPN
5 2 (1.38%) DNS
5 2 (1.38%) SSL
6 1 (0.69%) Broadband
6 1 (0.69%) SSH
6 1 (0.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (76.55%) NoSQL
2 75 (51.72%) MongoDB
3 66 (45.52%) MySQL
4 63 (43.45%) Redis
5 21 (14.48%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (12.41%) Relational Database
7 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
8 15 (10.34%) RDBMS
9 11 (7.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (6.90%) Hadoop
11 7 (4.83%) Big Data
12 6 (4.14%) Data Mining
12 6 (4.14%) MemSQL
13 5 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (2.76%) Azure SQL Database
15 3 (2.07%) CockroachDB
16 2 (1.38%) Aerospike
16 2 (1.38%) ArangoDB
16 2 (1.38%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 32 (22.07%) Octopus Deploy
2 22 (15.17%) Git (software)
3 21 (14.48%) TeamCity
4 15 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (7.59%) Cypress.io
5 11 (7.59%) JMeter
5 11 (7.59%) Log4Net
5 11 (7.59%) Moq
5 11 (7.59%) Newman
5 11 (7.59%) NUnit
5 11 (7.59%) Postman
5 11 (7.59%) Selenium
5 11 (7.59%) SoapUI
5 11 (7.59%) TestCafe
6 8 (5.52%) Gradle
7 5 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.45%) Maven
8 4 (2.76%) IntelliJ
8 4 (2.76%) JUnit
9 1 (0.69%) GitLab
General
1 101 (69.66%) Finance
2 88 (60.69%) Social Skills
3 17 (11.72%) Public Sector
4 16 (11.03%) Manufacturing
5 7 (4.83%) Law
5 7 (4.83%) Retail
6 6 (4.14%) Advertising
6 6 (4.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.76%) Games
8 4 (2.76%) Legal
8 4 (2.76%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (2.76%) Spanish Language
9 3 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 83 (57.24%) Developer
2 48 (33.10%) PHP Developer
3 45 (31.03%) E-Commerce Developer
3 45 (31.03%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
4 37 (25.52%) Software Engineer
5 27 (18.62%) Java Developer
6 24 (16.55%) Senior Software Engineer
7 16 (11.03%) Lead Developer
7 16 (11.03%) Lead PHP Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Data Science Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (2.76%) Architect
10 4 (2.76%) Azure Architect
10 4 (2.76%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.76%) Project Manager
11 3 (2.07%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 3 (2.07%) Software Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (47.59%) RESTful
2 67 (46.21%) RabbitMQ
3 53 (36.55%) Kafka
4 49 (33.79%) HTML
5 48 (33.10%) CSS
6 46 (31.72%) jQuery
7 45 (31.03%) .NET
8 32 (22.07%) Spring
9 31 (21.38%) .NET Core
10 25 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 25 (17.24%) REST
10 25 (17.24%) Spring Boot
11 22 (15.17%) Node.js
12 21 (14.48%) React
13 18 (12.41%) Elastic Stack
14 17 (11.72%) AngularJS
15 15 (10.34%) OpenID
16 14 (9.66%) ASP.NET Core
17 11 (7.59%) Redux
17 11 (7.59%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.28%) User Experience
2 10 (6.90%) Algorithms
3 7 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.14%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.76%) Online Games
5 4 (2.76%) PKI
5 4 (2.76%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.69%) Clustering
8 1 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.69%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.69%) PMI
8 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 13 (8.97%) Android
3 12 (8.28%) Windows
4 11 (7.59%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.76%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.76%) Ubuntu
6 3 (2.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (44.83%) Microservices
3 55 (37.93%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (35.86%) E-Commerce
4 52 (35.86%) MVC
5 50 (34.48%) Time Management
6 43 (29.66%) Software Engineering
7 38 (26.21%) OOP
8 36 (24.83%) Event-Driven
8 36 (24.83%) SDLC
9 32 (22.07%) DevOps
9 32 (22.07%) Test Automation
10 31 (21.38%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (20.00%) Mentoring
12 27 (18.62%) Clean Code
13 25 (17.24%) TDD
14 22 (15.17%) Data Science
15 21 (14.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (13.79%) Integration Testing
16 20 (13.79%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 65 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 54 (37.24%) SQL
3 53 (36.55%) Java
4 49 (33.79%) PHP
5 36 (24.83%) C#
6 30 (20.69%) Python
7 16 (11.03%) TypeScript
8 14 (9.66%) Bash Shell
9 12 (8.28%) PowerShell
10 7 (4.83%) ES6
11 6 (4.14%) Groovy
12 5 (3.45%) Scala
13 4 (2.76%) Go
13 4 (2.76%) Java 8
14 3 (2.07%) Perl
15 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (12.41%) Degree
2 10 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.45%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.76%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (2.76%) PMP
5 1 (0.69%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (22.07%) QA
2 3 (2.07%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (49.66%) Docker
2 2 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) NFS
3 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (32.41%) Kubernetes
2 22 (15.17%) Terraform
3 19 (13.10%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (10.34%) logstash
5 14 (9.66%) Grafana
6 12 (8.28%) HAProxy
7 11 (7.59%) Kibana
7 11 (7.59%) MIIS
7 11 (7.59%) Opsgenie
7 11 (7.59%) Pingdom
7 11 (7.59%) ZABBIX
8 5 (3.45%) Consul
9 4 (2.76%) Ansible
9 4 (2.76%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (2.07%) Prometheus
10 3 (2.07%) Puppet
11 2 (1.38%) Salt
12 1 (0.69%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.69%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (11.72%) New Relic
2 15 (10.34%) Google
3 14 (9.66%) Samsung
4 11 (7.59%) Sun
5 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.83%) Oracle
7 4 (2.76%) Lets Encrypt
7 4 (2.76%) Okta
8 3 (2.07%) Splunk
9 2 (1.38%) Apple
9 2 (1.38%) Snapchat
10 1 (0.69%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.69%) BMC
10 1 (0.69%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.69%) IBM
10 1 (0.69%) VMware