Period
to 27 January 2022

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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Couchbase Server (formerly Membase)
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 902 729 961
Rank change year-on-year -173 +232 -98
Permanent jobs citing Couchbase 193 58 78
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.090% 0.062%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 74 56 54
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 -
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,438 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £54,486
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +10.12% -12.82%
75th Percentile £76,875 £80,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £85,000 £80,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +36.84% -5.00% +11.11%

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 34,666 17,727 33,909
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.58% 27.40% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21,700 14,991 28,019
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Couchbase in the UK

Couchbase
Top 11 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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -140 172 £65,000 +8.33% 18
UK excluding London -137 97 £65,000 +36.84% 13
London -154 92 £71,250 -10.94% 5
Work from Home -175 45 £65,000 +44.44% 4
South East -85 32 £65,000 +8.33% 2
South West -34 26 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Scotland - 17 £70,000 -
North West -86 16 £67,500 +50.00% 1
North of England -106 16 £67,500 +50.00% 4
Midlands -94 6 £65,000 +44.44% 1
West Midlands - 6 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 121 (62.69%) Docker
2 112 (58.03%) AWS
3 109 (56.48%) Microservices
4 108 (55.96%) NoSQL
5 107 (55.44%) MySQL
6 102 (52.85%) Kubernetes
7 96 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
8 95 (49.22%) JavaScript
9 92 (47.67%) CI/CD
10 78 (40.41%) Terraform
11 74 (38.34%) SQL
12 71 (36.79%) .NET
13 70 (36.27%) Java
13 70 (36.27%) Kafka
14 67 (34.72%) RabbitMQ
14 67 (34.72%) Social Skills
15 65 (33.68%) Opscode Chef
16 61 (31.61%) Python
16 61 (31.61%) Finance
17 58 (30.05%) MongoDB
18 57 (29.53%) TypeScript
18 57 (29.53%) Event-Driven
19 55 (28.50%) C#
20 52 (26.94%) RESTful
21 51 (26.42%) DevOps
21 51 (26.42%) Computer Science
22 50 (25.91%) Redis
22 50 (25.91%) GCP
23 49 (25.39%) Node.js
24 48 (24.87%) OAuth

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 45 (23.32%) Elasticsearch
2 38 (19.69%) Apache Spark
3 27 (13.99%) nginx
4 18 (9.33%) Apache Solr
5 13 (6.74%) Apache
5 13 (6.74%) Jupyter
6 4 (2.07%) Apache Pulsar
7 1 (0.52%) Jetty
7 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 112 (58.03%) AWS
2 50 (25.91%) GCP
3 36 (18.65%) Azure
4 26 (13.47%) Amazon SQS
5 24 (12.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 19 (9.84%) Apigee
6 19 (9.84%) Slack
7 18 (9.33%) Serverless
8 13 (6.74%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (6.74%) Datadog
8 13 (6.74%) npm
9 11 (5.70%) Amazon ECS
10 9 (4.66%) WhatsApp
11 8 (4.15%) GitHub
11 8 (4.15%) GitHub Actions
11 8 (4.15%) PaaS
12 7 (3.63%) SaaS
13 6 (3.11%) Kong
14 5 (2.59%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 5 (2.59%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.77%) MQTT
2 13 (6.74%) Broadband
3 8 (4.15%) HTTP
4 6 (3.11%) DNS
4 6 (3.11%) Firewall
5 5 (2.59%) VPN
6 4 (2.07%) VLAN
6 4 (2.07%) VoIP
7 2 (1.04%) SSL
8 1 (0.52%) 4G
8 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (55.96%) NoSQL
2 107 (55.44%) MySQL
3 58 (30.05%) MongoDB
4 50 (25.91%) Redis
5 38 (19.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (18.13%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (12.95%) Relational Database
8 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
9 23 (11.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 22 (11.40%) Hadoop
11 21 (10.88%) Big Data
12 20 (10.36%) RDBMS
13 13 (6.74%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (4.15%) MariaDB
15 5 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (2.59%) CockroachDB
16 4 (2.07%) Aerospike
16 4 (2.07%) ArangoDB
16 4 (2.07%) BigQuery
16 4 (2.07%) Scylla
Development Applications
1 43 (22.28%) Jenkins
2 39 (20.21%) Git (software)
3 22 (11.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (10.36%) Cypress.io
5 18 (9.33%) Spock
6 17 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (7.77%) JMeter
7 15 (7.77%) Log4Net
7 15 (7.77%) Moq
7 15 (7.77%) Newman
7 15 (7.77%) NUnit
7 15 (7.77%) Postman
7 15 (7.77%) Selenium
7 15 (7.77%) SoapUI
7 15 (7.77%) TeamCity
7 15 (7.77%) TestCafe
8 4 (2.07%) Gradle
9 2 (1.04%) Maven
10 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 67 (34.72%) Social Skills
2 61 (31.61%) Finance
3 30 (15.54%) Marketing
4 23 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (8.81%) Retail
6 13 (6.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (4.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (3.11%) Manufacturing
8 6 (3.11%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (1.04%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (38.34%) Developer
2 41 (21.24%) Software Engineer
3 22 (11.40%) AWS Engineer
4 21 (10.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 20 (10.36%) Cloud Engineer
6 19 (9.84%) Lead Developer
7 18 (9.33%) .NET Developer
7 18 (9.33%) E-Commerce Developer
7 18 (9.33%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
7 18 (9.33%) PHP Developer
8 17 (8.81%) Java Engineer
9 15 (7.77%) Senior Java Engineer
10 14 (7.25%) Lead PHP Developer
11 13 (6.74%) Engineering Manager
11 13 (6.74%) Full Stack Developer
11 13 (6.74%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.70%) Senior Software Engineer
13 9 (4.66%) AWS DevOps
14 8 (4.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 7 (3.63%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (36.79%) .NET
2 70 (36.27%) Kafka
3 67 (34.72%) RabbitMQ
4 52 (26.94%) RESTful
5 49 (25.39%) Node.js
6 48 (24.87%) OAuth
6 48 (24.87%) Spring
7 43 (22.28%) Elastic Stack
8 36 (18.65%) Web Services
9 35 (18.13%) React
10 34 (17.62%) Spring Boot
11 33 (17.10%) .NET Core
12 32 (16.58%) OAuth2
13 29 (15.03%) AngularJS
13 29 (15.03%) ASP.NET
14 26 (13.47%) LAMP
14 26 (13.47%) Redux
15 24 (12.44%) REST
16 20 (10.36%) Jest
17 18 (9.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.36%) Data Centre
1 20 (10.36%) User Experience
1 20 (10.36%) Virtual Team
2 12 (6.22%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.66%) Social Media
4 6 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.59%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.59%) PKI
6 4 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.52%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
7 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 37 (19.17%) Linux
2 27 (13.99%) Windows
3 19 (9.84%) Android
4 15 (7.77%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.11%) Unix
6 4 (2.07%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Debian
7 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (56.48%) Microservices
2 96 (49.74%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (47.67%) CI/CD
4 57 (29.53%) Event-Driven
5 51 (26.42%) Computer Science
5 51 (26.42%) DevOps
6 48 (24.87%) Software Engineering
7 41 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (19.69%) Scrum
9 35 (18.13%) Test Automation
10 33 (17.10%) E-Commerce
10 33 (17.10%) MVC
11 30 (15.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 30 (15.54%) Data Science
12 29 (15.03%) Conversational Commerce
12 29 (15.03%) Conversational UI
13 28 (14.51%) B2B
13 28 (14.51%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 28 (14.51%) Mentoring
14 25 (12.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 95 (49.22%) JavaScript
2 74 (38.34%) SQL
3 70 (36.27%) Java
4 61 (31.61%) Python
5 57 (29.53%) TypeScript
6 55 (28.50%) C#
7 44 (22.80%) PHP
8 23 (11.92%) Groovy
9 19 (9.84%) Bash
10 17 (8.81%) Go
11 15 (7.77%) C++
11 15 (7.77%) PowerShell
12 13 (6.74%) ES6
13 6 (3.11%) Perl
14 2 (1.04%) C
14 2 (1.04%) Java 8
15 1 (0.52%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (24.35%) Degree
2 27 (13.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.04%) PMP
5 1 (0.52%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.40%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.52%) GDPR
System Software
1 121 (62.69%) Docker
2 4 (2.07%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 102 (52.85%) Kubernetes
2 78 (40.41%) Terraform
3 65 (33.68%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (16.58%) Grafana
5 28 (14.51%) Ansible
6 25 (12.95%) Puppet
7 20 (10.36%) HAProxy
8 16 (8.29%) ZABBIX
9 15 (7.77%) Kibana
9 15 (7.77%) logstash
9 15 (7.77%) MIIS
9 15 (7.77%) Opsgenie
9 15 (7.77%) Pingdom
10 14 (7.25%) Consul
11 11 (5.70%) Opsview
12 6 (3.11%) Prometheus
13 4 (2.07%) Docker Swarm
13 4 (2.07%) Graphite
13 4 (2.07%) Salt
14 1 (0.52%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 29 (15.03%) Google
2 26 (13.47%) New Relic
3 24 (12.44%) Oracle
4 15 (7.77%) Sun
5 9 (4.66%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.66%) Snapchat
6 5 (2.59%) Lets Encrypt
6 5 (2.59%) Okta
6 5 (2.59%) Splunk
7 4 (2.07%) Apple
7 4 (2.07%) Facebook
8 3 (1.55%) Samsung
9 1 (0.52%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.52%) BMC
9 1 (0.52%) CA
9 1 (0.52%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.52%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.52%) IBM
9 1 (0.52%) Sonatype
9 1 (0.52%) VMware