Period
to 12 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Neo4j skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Neo4j over the 6 months to 12 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK
6 months to
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 727 792 807
Rank change year-on-year +65 +15 +93
Permanent jobs citing Neo4j 122 213 310
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.56% 0.70% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 99 136 200
10th Percentile £37,000 £41,250 £45,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,188 £54,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% -3.70% +12.50%
75th Percentile £85,625 £86,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £88,000 £91,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £53,493 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.16% -10.85% +9.09%

Neo4j 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 21,785 30,573 42,368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.40% 26.93% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 17,600 25,217 35,073
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

Neo4j
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Neo4j as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Neo4j.

Salary trend for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Neo4j over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Neo4j within the UK over the 6 months to 12 April 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 +42 117 £60,000 -7.69% 24
London +86 79 £52,500 -32.26% 12
UK excluding London +46 40 £60,000 +12.16% 12
Work from Home -84 40 £60,000 +14.29% 4
South East +42 16 £60,000 -7.69% 5
North of England +32 15 £72,500 +35.53% 3
North West +25 15 £72,500 +35.53% 3
Midlands +33 3 £52,500 -16.00% 3
Wales +28 2 £45,000 -
West Midlands +26 2 - - 1
South West +6 2 £95,000 +123.53%
Scotland - 2 £69,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, IT jobs citing Neo4j 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 Neo4j.

1 93 (76.23%) Docker
2 90 (73.77%) SQL
3 85 (69.67%) Python
4 80 (65.57%) Software Engineering
5 76 (62.30%) Data Science
6 73 (59.84%) NoSQL
7 67 (54.92%) Kubernetes
8 66 (54.10%) Artificial Intelligence
9 61 (50.00%) Analytics
10 60 (49.18%) AWS
11 58 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
12 57 (46.72%) GCP
12 57 (46.72%) Apache Spark
13 55 (45.08%) Terraform
14 54 (44.26%) Ansible
14 54 (44.26%) Google
14 54 (44.26%) ETL
14 54 (44.26%) Azure
15 52 (42.62%) Jenkins
15 52 (42.62%) Data Engineering
16 51 (41.80%) Data Munging
16 51 (41.80%) Hortonworks
16 51 (41.80%) Cloudera
17 50 (40.98%) Unit Testing
17 50 (40.98%) Amazon Redshift
17 50 (40.98%) Amazon EMR
17 50 (40.98%) Amazon Athena
18 48 (39.34%) Spark Streaming
19 45 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (36.89%) Hadoop

Neo4j
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 57 (46.72%) Apache Spark
2 11 (9.02%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 60 (49.18%) AWS
2 57 (46.72%) GCP
3 54 (44.26%) Azure
4 50 (40.98%) Amazon EMR
5 42 (34.43%) IBM Cloud
6 20 (16.39%) Serverless
7 15 (12.30%) Cloud Functions
7 15 (12.30%) Google App Engine
7 15 (12.30%) Google Compute Engine
7 15 (12.30%) Google Container Engine
8 8 (6.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (6.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (6.56%) Google Data Studio
9 6 (4.92%) PaaS
10 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (2.46%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.64%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
12 2 (1.64%) Azure Stack
12 2 (1.64%) Logic Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (59.84%) NoSQL
2 50 (40.98%) Amazon Athena
2 50 (40.98%) Amazon Redshift
3 45 (36.89%) Hadoop
4 43 (35.25%) Big Data
5 38 (31.15%) PostgreSQL
6 37 (30.33%) Electronic Patient Records
7 26 (21.31%) MongoDB
8 22 (18.03%) Redis
9 11 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (7.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
11 8 (6.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 8 (6.56%) Looker
12 6 (4.92%) BigQuery
13 5 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (3.28%) Snowflake Schema
15 3 (2.46%) Apache Hive
15 3 (2.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 3 (2.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (42.62%) Jenkins
2 44 (36.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 44 (36.07%) Vagrant
3 8 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.56%) Spinnaker
4 5 (4.10%) Cypress.io
4 5 (4.10%) Mocha
4 5 (4.10%) Sinon.JS
5 2 (1.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.38%) Retail
2 7 (5.74%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.64%) Banking
3 2 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (32.79%) Developer
2 38 (31.15%) Data Engineer
3 25 (20.49%) Architect
4 24 (19.67%) Platform Engineer
5 23 (18.85%) Data Architect
6 21 (17.21%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (13.11%) AWS Architect
7 16 (13.11%) Platform Architect
8 10 (8.20%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Backend Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Graduate
10 6 (4.92%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Node.js Developer
11 4 (3.28%) Java Developer
11 4 (3.28%) NoSQL Developer
12 3 (2.46%) Azure Engineer
12 3 (2.46%) Cloud Architect
12 3 (2.46%) Junior
12 3 (2.46%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (39.34%) Spark Streaming
2 32 (26.23%) Kafka
3 21 (17.21%) Node.js
4 16 (13.11%) gRPC
5 15 (12.30%) REST
5 15 (12.30%) Web Services
6 13 (10.66%) GraphQL
7 9 (7.38%) Natural Language Processing
7 9 (7.38%) TensorFlow
8 7 (5.74%) HTML
8 7 (5.74%) Spring
9 6 (4.92%) CSS
9 6 (4.92%) Flask
9 6 (4.92%) pytest
10 5 (4.10%) Chai
10 5 (4.10%) JSON
10 5 (4.10%) OAuth
11 4 (3.28%) PySpark
11 4 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (2.46%) Gensim
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (9.02%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (4.92%) Blog
3 5 (4.10%) Acoustics
4 3 (2.46%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.64%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.64%) Robotics
5 2 (1.64%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.82%) Life Science
6 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (65.57%) Software Engineering
2 76 (62.30%) Data Science
3 66 (54.10%) Artificial Intelligence
4 61 (50.00%) Analytics
5 58 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
6 54 (44.26%) ETL
7 52 (42.62%) Data Engineering
8 51 (41.80%) Data Munging
9 50 (40.98%) Unit Testing
10 45 (36.89%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (36.07%) Configuration Management
12 41 (33.61%) Translating Business Requirements
13 37 (30.33%) Project Management
14 18 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (12.30%) Microservices
16 12 (9.84%) DevOps
17 10 (8.20%) Fintech
18 8 (6.56%) Resource Allocation
18 8 (6.56%) SDLC
18 8 (6.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (73.77%) SQL
2 85 (69.67%) Python
3 37 (30.33%) Java
4 28 (22.95%) Go
5 27 (22.13%) JavaScript
6 16 (13.11%) C
6 16 (13.11%) C++
7 15 (12.30%) Scala
8 8 (6.56%) TypeScript
9 6 (4.92%) Bash Shell
10 5 (4.10%) ES7
11 3 (2.46%) Cypher
12 2 (1.64%) Java 8
12 2 (1.64%) R
13 1 (0.82%) C#
13 1 (0.82%) HiveQL
13 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.38%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 93 (76.23%) Docker
2 44 (36.07%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 67 (54.92%) Kubernetes
2 55 (45.08%) Terraform
3 54 (44.26%) Ansible
4 44 (36.07%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (1.64%) Puppet
6 1 (0.82%) Istio
6 1 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 54 (44.26%) Google
2 51 (41.80%) Cloudera
2 51 (41.80%) Hortonworks
3 42 (34.43%) IBM
4 37 (30.33%) Informatica
4 37 (30.33%) Talend
5 5 (4.10%) Databricks
5 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.64%) Dataiku
7 2 (1.64%) Oracle
7 2 (1.64%) Splunk