Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 702 951 848
Rank change year-on-year +249 -103 +140
Permanent jobs citing Couchbase 61 75 292
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.095% 0.059% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.35% 0.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 69 58 218
Median annual salary £60,000 £54,486 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.12% -12.82% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,250 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 17,557 34,137 43,746
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.42% 27.07% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,707 28,272 36,322
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

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 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Top 13 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 22 January 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 +237 60 £60,000 +10.12% 20
UK excluding London +201 31 £45,000 -10.00% 11
London +182 29 £80,000 +28.00% 10
South West +90 14 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Work from Home -53 11 £45,000 -18.18% 5
North of England +87 9 £45,000 -17.41% 4
Yorkshire +47 8 £45,000 -13.46% 1
East of England - 3 £80,000 - 4
South East +145 2 £60,000 +33.33%
Midlands +73 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
East Midlands +58 2 £45,000 -25.00% 1
North West +77 1 £45,000 -17.41% 3
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 37 (60.66%) Java
2 34 (55.74%) Redis
3 31 (50.82%) Kafka
4 30 (49.18%) MongoDB
4 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (47.54%) NoSQL
5 29 (47.54%) Docker
6 28 (45.90%) SQL
6 28 (45.90%) MySQL
7 27 (44.26%) Spring
8 24 (39.34%) TDD
8 24 (39.34%) DevOps
8 24 (39.34%) Spring Boot
9 20 (32.79%) Software Engineering
10 19 (31.15%) Microservices
11 17 (27.87%) Kubernetes
11 17 (27.87%) PHP
12 16 (26.23%) OO
12 16 (26.23%) Finance
12 16 (26.23%) Scrum
12 16 (26.23%) nginx
12 16 (26.23%) Apache Solr
13 15 (24.59%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (24.59%) BDD
14 14 (22.95%) Elasticsearch
14 14 (22.95%) Java 8
14 14 (22.95%) RESTful
14 14 (22.95%) Hibernate
15 13 (21.31%) OOD
15 13 (21.31%) C#

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 16 (26.23%) Apache Solr
1 16 (26.23%) nginx
2 14 (22.95%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.64%) CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) Jetty
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.67%) GitHub
2 8 (13.11%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) GCP
4 5 (8.20%) AWS
5 2 (3.28%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.64%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.64%) IaaS
6 1 (1.64%) PaaS
6 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) AMQP
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 1 (1.64%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (55.74%) Redis
2 30 (49.18%) MongoDB
3 29 (47.54%) NoSQL
4 28 (45.90%) MySQL
5 12 (19.67%) Hazelcast
6 11 (18.03%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
7 7 (11.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.28%) Big Data
9 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
9 2 (3.28%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.64%) Aerospike
10 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.64%) CrateDB
10 1 (1.64%) Flink
10 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.64%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Gradle
2 4 (6.56%) Android Studio
2 4 (6.56%) Xcode
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Spock
3 1 (1.64%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (26.23%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Games
3 3 (4.92%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 14 (22.95%) Java Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Java Engineer
4 9 (14.75%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Backend Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Data Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (9.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Senior Backend Developer
8 5 (8.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Mobile Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.92%) Architect
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce Developer
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) Kafka
2 27 (44.26%) Spring
3 24 (39.34%) Spring Boot
4 14 (22.95%) Hibernate
4 14 (22.95%) RESTful
5 13 (21.31%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (16.39%) HTML
7 9 (14.75%) CSS
7 9 (14.75%) jQuery
8 8 (13.11%) Web Services
9 6 (9.84%) .NET
9 6 (9.84%) LEMP Stack
9 6 (9.84%) PHP-FPM
10 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.56%) Apache Cordova
11 4 (6.56%) iOS SDK
11 4 (6.56%) Node.js
11 4 (6.56%) React
12 3 (4.92%) REST
13 2 (3.28%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.64%) Blog
4 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.64%) Online Games
4 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 6 (9.84%) CentOS
3 5 (8.20%) Android
3 5 (8.20%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (39.34%) DevOps
2 24 (39.34%) TDD
3 20 (32.79%) Software Engineering
4 19 (31.15%) Microservices
5 16 (26.23%) OO
5 16 (26.23%) Scrum
6 15 (24.59%) BDD
6 15 (24.59%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (21.31%) OOD
8 12 (19.67%) MVC
8 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
9 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
10 7 (11.48%) Data Engineering
10 7 (11.48%) ETL
11 6 (9.84%) API Testing
11 6 (9.84%) Systems Analysis
11 6 (9.84%) Time Management
12 5 (8.20%) Collaborative Working
12 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) Java
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 17 (27.87%) PHP
4 14 (22.95%) Java 8
5 13 (21.31%) C#
5 13 (21.31%) Kotlin
5 13 (21.31%) Scala
6 12 (19.67%) JavaScript
7 9 (14.75%) Python
8 5 (8.20%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.92%) C++
10 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.64%) C
10 1 (1.64%) Groovy
10 1 (1.64%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
System Software
1 29 (47.54%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (27.87%) Kubernetes
2 6 (9.84%) HAProxy
3 3 (4.92%) Ansible
3 3 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.28%) Puppet
5 1 (1.64%) Cobbler
5 1 (1.64%) Grafana
5 1 (1.64%) Kibana
5 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (16.39%) Oracle
2 6 (9.84%) Google
3 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Splunk
4 1 (1.64%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) Okta
4 1 (1.64%) TIBCO