Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NewSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NewSQL over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NewSQL
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1172 1201 1292
Rank change year-on-year +29 +91 +31
Permanent jobs citing NewSQL 30 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.005% 0.001%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.056% 0.017% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 2
UK median annual salary £85,000 £100,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +33.33% +36.36%
UK excluding London median annual salary £66,000 - -

NewSQL 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 53,134 54,488 61,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.43% 30.68% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43,303 45,729 52,448
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

NewSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NewSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NewSQL in the UK

NewSQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NewSQL.

Salary trend for NewSQL in the UK

NewSQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NewSQL over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for NewSQL in the UK

NewSQL
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NewSQL within the UK over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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 +27 30 £85,000 -15.00% 3
London +25 23 £90,000 -10.00% 1
UK excluding London +1 7 £66,000 - 2
South East -2 4 £66,000 -
South West - 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing NewSQL 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 NewSQL.

1 30 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 26 (86.67%) Microservices
2 26 (86.67%) Finance
3 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (83.33%) SQL
4 24 (80.00%) Java
4 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
5 22 (73.33%) DevOps
6 21 (70.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 21 (70.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 21 (70.00%) Cloud Spanner
6 21 (70.00%) MongoDB
6 21 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (70.00%) REST
6 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 21 (70.00%) MySQL
6 21 (70.00%) Web Services
6 21 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (60.00%) Retail
7 18 (60.00%) Spring
7 18 (60.00%) Vert.x
7 18 (60.00%) Non-Blocking Code
7 18 (60.00%) Node.js
7 18 (60.00%) Akka
7 18 (60.00%) Spring Boot
8 17 (56.67%) .NET
9 14 (46.67%) C#
9 14 (46.67%) Banking
9 14 (46.67%) .NET Core
9 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API

NewSQL
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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 21 (70.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 21 (70.00%) Cloud Spanner
2 21 (70.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (70.00%) MySQL
2 21 (70.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) Data Lake
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 26 (86.67%) Finance
2 18 (60.00%) Retail
3 14 (46.67%) Banking
4 10 (33.33%) Games
5 6 (20.00%) Retail Finance
6 1 (3.33%) Law
6 1 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Development Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.67%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Technology Director
7 1 (3.33%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Services Director
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) REST
1 21 (70.00%) Web Services
2 18 (60.00%) Akka
2 18 (60.00%) Node.js
2 18 (60.00%) Spring
2 18 (60.00%) Spring Boot
2 18 (60.00%) Vert.x
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 14 (46.67%) .NET Core
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (26.67%) React
6 7 (23.33%) Angular 2
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) CSS3
6 7 (23.33%) HTML
6 7 (23.33%) HTML5
6 7 (23.33%) OpenFin
6 7 (23.33%) React Native
6 7 (23.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (26.67%) FMCG
3 5 (16.67%) Fintech
4 3 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Android
1 7 (23.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Microservices
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 22 (73.33%) DevOps
5 21 (70.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 21 (70.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
6 18 (60.00%) Non-Blocking Code
7 12 (40.00%) Software Engineering
8 11 (36.67%) Business Transformation
9 10 (33.33%) Data Science
10 7 (23.33%) Mobile First
10 7 (23.33%) Responsive Web Design
10 7 (23.33%) Web Design
11 5 (16.67%) Business Development
11 5 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
11 5 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (16.67%) Service Design
12 4 (13.33%) Analytics
12 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (13.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) SQL
2 24 (80.00%) Java
3 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (46.67%) C#
5 3 (10.00%) ES6
5 3 (10.00%) Go
5 3 (10.00%) Python
5 3 (10.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Google
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft