Period
to 4 December 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 4 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Neo Technology Neo4j
UK
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 897 676 885
Rank change year-on-year -221 +209 +34
Permanent jobs citing Neo4j 166 56 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.47% 0.35% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 104 52 153
10th Percentile £49,000 £35,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £35,938 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +30.43% -11.54% +6.56%
75th Percentile £96,250 £74,688 £80,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £85,000 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,750 £60,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +4.58% +37.14% -20.45%

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 35,040 15,873 36,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.39% 28.28% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 22,708 13,581 30,765
10th Percentile £35,754 £33,750 £31,500
25th Percentile £43,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Neo4j in the UK

Neo4j
Top 14 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 4 December 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 -195 139 £75,001 +25.00% 22
London -163 110 £80,000 +88.24% 14
UK excluding London -202 36 £62,750 +4.58% 12
Work from Home -214 35 £81,250 +54.76% 8
Wales -43 10 £55,000 +22.22% 4
North of England -122 10 £75,000 +15.83% 3
North West -93 7 £80,000 +12.68% 1
West Midlands - 4 £80,000 - 1
Midlands - 4 £80,000 - 1
Yorkshire -73 3 £70,000 +30.23% 1
South West -74 3 £85,000 +25.93%
East of England -104 3 - - 2
South East -129 3 £55,000 -8.33% 1
Scotland - 3 £85,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 119 (71.69%) Python
2 94 (56.63%) SQL
3 89 (53.61%) Software Engineering
4 78 (46.99%) Docker
5 75 (45.18%) AWS
6 74 (44.58%) Data Science
7 72 (43.37%) NoSQL
8 62 (37.35%) Artificial Intelligence
9 60 (36.14%) Terraform
10 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
11 54 (32.53%) Java
11 54 (32.53%) Analytics
11 54 (32.53%) Kubernetes
12 53 (31.93%) Apache Spark
12 53 (31.93%) Machine Learning
12 53 (31.93%) Big Data
12 53 (31.93%) Azure
13 50 (30.12%) Jenkins
14 47 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
14 47 (28.31%) JavaScript
14 47 (28.31%) GCP
15 46 (27.71%) Google
16 44 (26.51%) PostgreSQL
16 44 (26.51%) Hadoop
17 41 (24.70%) Unit Testing
17 41 (24.70%) Natural Language Processing
17 41 (24.70%) Social Skills
18 40 (24.10%) Ansible
19 39 (23.49%) MongoDB
20 38 (22.89%) Kafka

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 53 (31.93%) Apache Spark
2 26 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.61%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (3.61%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.61%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.61%) Luigi
4 4 (2.41%) Apache
5 2 (1.20%) SAS
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) Ethereum
6 1 (0.60%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 75 (45.18%) AWS
2 53 (31.93%) Azure
3 47 (28.31%) GCP
4 29 (17.47%) Amazon EMR
5 20 (12.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (10.84%) Amazon SageMaker
6 18 (10.84%) Serverless
7 15 (9.04%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (8.43%) Google Data Studio
9 11 (6.63%) Snowflake
10 9 (5.42%) Amazon S3
10 9 (5.42%) IBM Cloud
10 9 (5.42%) SaaS
11 8 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (4.82%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 8 (4.82%) Heroku
12 7 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (4.22%) Azure Data Factory
13 6 (3.61%) Google App Engine
13 6 (3.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.63%) Broadband
2 8 (4.82%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (43.37%) NoSQL
2 53 (31.93%) Big Data
3 44 (26.51%) Hadoop
3 44 (26.51%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (23.49%) MongoDB
5 32 (19.28%) MySQL
6 23 (13.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 22 (13.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (12.65%) Redis
9 19 (11.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 18 (10.84%) Amazon Athena
11 17 (10.24%) Electronic Patient Records
11 17 (10.24%) Text Mining
12 15 (9.04%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (8.43%) Looker
14 13 (7.83%) Apache Hive
15 12 (7.23%) BigQuery
16 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
17 10 (6.02%) Data Lake
18 7 (4.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 50 (30.12%) Jenkins
2 32 (19.28%) Git (software)
3 23 (13.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (13.25%) Vagrant
5 14 (8.43%) Spinnaker
6 12 (7.23%) Gatling
6 12 (7.23%) JMeter
7 9 (5.42%) JIRA
8 7 (4.22%) RSpec
9 5 (3.01%) Cypress.io
9 5 (3.01%) Mocha
10 3 (1.81%) GitLab
10 3 (1.81%) webpack
11 2 (1.20%) Artifactory
11 2 (1.20%) Maven
11 2 (1.20%) Sinon.JS
11 2 (1.20%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.60%) ERwin
12 1 (0.60%) Subversion
12 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (24.70%) Social Skills
2 14 (8.43%) Retail
3 11 (6.63%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 8 (4.82%) Finance
6 7 (4.22%) Presentation Skills
7 5 (3.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.41%) Games
9 3 (1.81%) Banking
10 2 (1.20%) Law
10 2 (1.20%) Marketing
11 1 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.60%) Organisational Skills
11 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (24.70%) Data Scientist
2 33 (19.88%) Developer
3 31 (18.67%) Data Engineer
4 25 (15.06%) Senior Data Scientist
5 21 (12.65%) Software Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Architect
7 18 (10.84%) Data Architect
8 15 (9.04%) Python Developer
9 10 (6.02%) Python Engineer
10 7 (4.22%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.22%) Python Software Engineer
11 6 (3.61%) AWS Architect
11 6 (3.61%) AWS Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) .NET Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Associate Director
12 5 (3.01%) C# Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (3.01%) Java Engineer
12 5 (3.01%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.89%) Kafka
2 29 (17.47%) React
3 28 (16.87%) Spark Streaming
4 25 (15.06%) REST
5 24 (14.46%) Flask
5 24 (14.46%) TensorFlow
5 24 (14.46%) Web Services
6 22 (13.25%) Django
7 17 (10.24%) scikit-learn
8 15 (9.04%) GraphQL
8 15 (9.04%) Spring
9 14 (8.43%) Node.js
10 13 (7.83%) MXNet
11 12 (7.23%) Celery
11 12 (7.23%) RESTful
12 10 (6.02%) .NET
13 9 (5.42%) PySpark
14 7 (4.22%) Ruby on Rails
15 6 (3.61%) React Native
15 6 (3.61%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.46%) Algorithms
2 13 (7.83%) Data Structures
2 13 (7.83%) User Experience
3 6 (3.61%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.61%) Digital TV
3 6 (3.61%) Social Media
4 5 (3.01%) Life Science
4 5 (3.01%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.01%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (1.81%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.81%) Public Cloud
5 3 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.20%) Social Network
7 1 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.60%) Blog
7 1 (0.60%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.60%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.05%) Linux
2 13 (7.83%) Unix
3 12 (7.23%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (53.61%) Software Engineering
2 74 (44.58%) Data Science
3 62 (37.35%) Artificial Intelligence
4 56 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (32.53%) Analytics
6 53 (31.93%) Machine Learning
7 47 (28.31%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (24.70%) Natural Language Processing
8 41 (24.70%) Unit Testing
9 36 (21.69%) Data Munging
10 34 (20.48%) ETL
11 32 (19.28%) Translating Business Requirements
12 31 (18.67%) Visualisation
13 30 (18.07%) Data Pipeline
14 29 (17.47%) Data Engineering
15 26 (15.66%) DevOps
15 26 (15.66%) Microservices
15 26 (15.66%) Scrum
16 22 (13.25%) Configuration Management
17 21 (12.65%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 119 (71.69%) Python
2 94 (56.63%) SQL
3 54 (32.53%) Java
4 47 (28.31%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.66%) Scala
6 17 (10.24%) R
7 16 (9.64%) TypeScript
8 10 (6.02%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.02%) C#
9 9 (5.42%) Java 8
10 8 (4.82%) Ruby
11 6 (3.61%) Go
12 5 (3.01%) Cypher
12 5 (3.01%) SPARQL
13 3 (1.81%) VBA
14 2 (1.20%) ES7
14 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (11.45%) PhD
2 8 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.01%) Degree
4 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.42%) QA
2 3 (1.81%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.20%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 78 (46.99%) Docker
2 22 (13.25%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 60 (36.14%) Terraform
2 54 (32.53%) Kubernetes
3 40 (24.10%) Ansible
4 22 (13.25%) Docker Swarm
5 13 (7.83%) Grafana
5 13 (7.83%) Kibana
5 13 (7.83%) logstash
5 13 (7.83%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.41%) Puppet
7 2 (1.20%) Istio
8 1 (0.60%) Consul
8 1 (0.60%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.60%) Oozie
8 1 (0.60%) Salt
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Google
2 36 (21.69%) Cloudera
2 36 (21.69%) Hortonworks
3 19 (11.45%) Databricks
4 17 (10.24%) Twitter
5 13 (7.83%) Dataiku
6 10 (6.02%) IBM
6 10 (6.02%) Informatica
7 9 (5.42%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.82%) Oracle
8 8 (4.82%) Talend
9 3 (1.81%) VMware
10 2 (1.20%) StreamSets
10 2 (1.20%) Teradata
11 1 (0.60%) Actuate
11 1 (0.60%) Cognos
11 1 (0.60%) Netezza