Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NewSQL
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1138 1186 -
Rank change year-on-year +48 - +1303
Permanent jobs citing NewSQL 14 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.007% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.029% 0.024% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
UK median annual salary £95,000 £100,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary - - -

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 48,219 53,081 56,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.48% 30.47% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 39,353 43,602 48,193
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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
Top 4 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 21 October 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 +34 14 £95,000 -5.00% 5
London +35 13 £95,000 -5.00%
UK excluding London +30 1 - - 5
South East +15 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 13 (92.86%) NoSQL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) DevOps
3 9 (64.29%) Cloud Spanner
4 8 (57.14%) Vert.x
4 8 (57.14%) Data Science
4 8 (57.14%) Microservices
4 8 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (57.14%) Akka
4 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
4 8 (57.14%) Non-Blocking Code
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) MySQL
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (57.14%) Spring
4 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Node.js
4 8 (57.14%) REST
4 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
4 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (57.14%) Business Transformation
4 8 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 8 (57.14%) Google
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) Banking

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) PaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) Cloud Spanner
3 8 (57.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (57.14%) MongoDB
3 8 (57.14%) MySQL
3 8 (57.14%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Big Data
4 5 (35.71%) Data Lake
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (42.86%) Games
3 5 (35.71%) Retail Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Application Development
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Development
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) Java Development Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Services Director
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technology Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Akka
1 8 (57.14%) Node.js
1 8 (57.14%) REST
1 8 (57.14%) Spring
1 8 (57.14%) Spring Boot
1 8 (57.14%) Vert.x
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Core
2 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 2 (14.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Public Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Business Transformation
2 8 (57.14%) Data Science
2 8 (57.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 8 (57.14%) Microservices
2 8 (57.14%) Non-Blocking Code
2 8 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 7 (50.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
4 6 (42.86%) Analytics
4 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
4 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Decision Science
5 5 (35.71%) Decision-Making
5 5 (35.71%) Predictive Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) Presales
5 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
6 4 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Scala
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) IBM