Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for nginx skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited nginx over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 552 565
Rank change year-on-year -57 +13 +70
Permanent jobs citing nginx 628 855 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.48% 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.45% 2.77% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 526 772 714
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%

nginx is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 25,683 30,862 33,439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.12% 17.32% 18.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20,560 25,095 28,166
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,020 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £84,607 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

nginx
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the UK

nginx
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for nginx in the UK

nginx
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing nginx over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for nginx in the UK

nginx
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing nginx within the UK over the 6 months to 17 December 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 -66 578 £50,000 -4.76% 133
UK excluding London +14 352 £42,500 - 94
London -100 258 £60,000 -4.00% 48
North of England +39 125 £42,500 - 33
South East -15 96 £47,500 -13.64% 23
Yorkshire +69 65 £42,500 +6.25% 17
North West +1 46 £35,000 -30.00% 15
Midlands +5 37 £47,500 +18.75% 17
East of England +40 34 £40,000 - 3
West Midlands +31 31 £47,500 +35.71% 8
South West +9 24 £47,500 +26.67% 9
Wales +23 22 £37,500 -1.32% 5
North East +2 14 £33,750 -8.78% 1
Scotland -2 11 £35,000 -17.65% 3
East Midlands +11 6 £51,250 +20.59% 9

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT jobs citing nginx 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 nginx.

1 467 (74.36%) Linux
2 329 (52.39%) Apache
3 320 (50.96%) Python
4 310 (49.36%) Amazon AWS
5 290 (46.18%) DevOps
6 288 (45.86%) MySQL
7 267 (42.52%) Git (software)
8 257 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
9 256 (40.76%) PHP
10 236 (37.58%) Ansible
11 223 (35.51%) Docker
12 215 (34.24%) JavaScript
13 214 (34.08%) LEMP Stack
14 207 (32.96%) SQL
15 196 (31.21%) Jenkins
16 181 (28.82%) Java
17 176 (28.03%) HTML
18 174 (27.71%) Opscode Chef
19 168 (26.75%) Bash Shell
20 166 (26.43%) LAMP
21 164 (26.11%) CSS
22 163 (25.96%) Puppet
23 135 (21.50%) PostgreSQL
24 134 (21.34%) Ruby
25 131 (20.86%) Redis
26 129 (20.54%) Elasticsearch
27 128 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
28 127 (20.22%) Windows
29 124 (19.75%) Tomcat
30 113 (17.99%) CentOS

nginx
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
1 329 (52.39%) Apache
2 129 (20.54%) Elasticsearch
3 124 (19.75%) Tomcat
4 61 (9.71%) CMS
5 43 (6.85%) WordPress
6 35 (5.57%) IIS
7 28 (4.46%) Apache Solr
8 24 (3.82%) Confluence
9 20 (3.18%) OpenStack
10 19 (3.03%) JBoss
11 18 (2.87%) Drupal
12 15 (2.39%) Apache Spark
13 13 (2.07%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.75%) WebLogic
15 10 (1.59%) lighttpd
16 9 (1.43%) uWSGI
17 8 (1.27%) Jetty
18 6 (0.96%) ColdFusion
18 6 (0.96%) MS Exchange
18 6 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (1.43%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.48%) GIMP
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 48 (7.64%) Magento
2 9 (1.43%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 310 (49.36%) Amazon AWS
2 128 (20.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (10.99%) Google Cloud Platform
4 59 (9.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 56 (8.92%) Amazon EC2
6 47 (7.48%) GitHub
7 37 (5.89%) Amazon S3
8 36 (5.73%) SaaS
9 35 (5.57%) Cloud Computing
10 30 (4.78%) Serverless
11 26 (4.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 22 (3.50%) AWS Lambda
13 20 (3.18%) IaaS
14 19 (3.03%) CloudFront
15 18 (2.87%) Route 53
16 17 (2.71%) npm
17 15 (2.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 14 (2.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 12 (1.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 10 (1.59%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 101 (16.08%) DNS
2 63 (10.03%) Firewall
3 57 (9.08%) TCP/IP
4 54 (8.60%) HTTP
5 43 (6.85%) SSL
6 30 (4.78%) SSH
7 29 (4.62%) LAN
8 28 (4.46%) WAN
9 24 (3.82%) Network Security
10 20 (3.18%) VPN
11 19 (3.03%) Internet
12 15 (2.39%) DHCP
13 12 (1.91%) VLAN
14 11 (1.75%) BIG-IP
15 10 (1.59%) SMTP
16 9 (1.43%) SNMP
17 8 (1.27%) VoIP
17 8 (1.27%) Wireshark
18 7 (1.11%) BGP
18 7 (1.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (45.86%) MySQL
2 135 (21.50%) PostgreSQL
3 131 (20.86%) Redis
4 103 (16.40%) NoSQL
5 98 (15.61%) MongoDB
6 66 (10.51%) SQL Server
7 47 (7.48%) Amazon RDS
7 47 (7.48%) MariaDB
8 37 (5.89%) Relational Database
9 22 (3.50%) CouchDB
10 19 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 19 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
11 17 (2.71%) Hadoop
12 14 (2.23%) Riak
13 13 (2.07%) Amazon Aurora
14 11 (1.75%) GIS
15 10 (1.59%) Big Data
16 9 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
17 8 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
17 8 (1.27%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 267 (42.52%) Git (software)
2 196 (31.21%) Jenkins
3 72 (11.46%) Subversion
4 70 (11.15%) Vagrant
5 44 (7.01%) JIRA
6 40 (6.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 36 (5.73%) Bitbucket
8 34 (5.41%) Mercurial
8 34 (5.41%) TeamCity
9 30 (4.78%) GitLab
10 24 (3.82%) gulp
11 21 (3.34%) Travis CI
12 17 (2.71%) webpack
13 14 (2.23%) Octopus Deploy
14 12 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.75%) git-flow
15 11 (1.75%) GoCD
15 11 (1.75%) Maven
16 10 (1.59%) CircleCI
16 10 (1.59%) PEAR
General
1 44 (7.01%) Finance
1 44 (7.01%) Retail
2 36 (5.73%) Marketing
3 24 (3.82%) Games
4 17 (2.71%) Advertising
5 14 (2.23%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.75%) Publishing
7 6 (0.96%) Billing
8 4 (0.64%) Automotive
9 3 (0.48%) Law
9 3 (0.48%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Electronics
10 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 232 (36.94%) Developer
2 124 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 87 (13.85%) PHP Developer
4 72 (11.46%) Linux Engineer
5 55 (8.76%) Support Engineer
6 51 (8.12%) Software Developer
7 49 (7.80%) Senior Developer
8 47 (7.48%) Python Developer
9 45 (7.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 44 (7.01%) Administrator
11 43 (6.85%) Software Engineer
12 42 (6.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 39 (6.21%) Systems Administrator
14 37 (5.89%) Web Developer
15 33 (5.25%) Applications Engineer
16 32 (5.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 31 (4.94%) AWS Engineer
18 28 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
19 27 (4.30%) Linux Administrator
19 27 (4.30%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (34.08%) LEMP Stack
2 176 (28.03%) HTML
3 166 (26.43%) LAMP
4 164 (26.11%) CSS
5 111 (17.68%) Web Services
6 79 (12.58%) jQuery
6 79 (12.58%) Node.js
7 75 (11.94%) AngularJS
7 75 (11.94%) RabbitMQ
8 73 (11.62%) React
9 68 (10.83%) REST
10 67 (10.67%) Laravel
11 54 (8.60%) HTML5
12 53 (8.44%) Elastic Stack
13 50 (7.96%) RESTful
13 50 (7.96%) Symfony
14 47 (7.48%) JSON
15 44 (7.01%) Django
16 42 (6.69%) .NET
17 40 (6.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.53%) User Experience
2 38 (6.05%) Mobile App
3 33 (5.25%) Self-Motivation
4 28 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.82%) Linux Command Line
6 20 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
6 20 (3.18%) Public Cloud
7 19 (3.03%) Fintech
8 18 (2.87%) Management Information System
8 18 (2.87%) Private Cloud
9 14 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.23%) Marketing Technology
10 13 (2.07%) e-Learning
11 12 (1.91%) Clustering
11 12 (1.91%) Data Centre
11 12 (1.91%) Data Structures
12 9 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.43%) Replication
13 8 (1.27%) Cloud Native
13 8 (1.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 467 (74.36%) Linux
2 127 (20.22%) Windows
3 113 (17.99%) CentOS
4 70 (11.15%) Ubuntu
5 62 (9.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 55 (8.76%) Windows Server
7 53 (8.44%) Unix
8 38 (6.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (4.62%) Debian
10 25 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (2.55%) Solaris
12 14 (2.23%) CoreOS
13 12 (1.91%) Android
14 11 (1.75%) Amazon Linux
15 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.96%) OpenBSD
17 5 (0.80%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.64%) AIX
18 4 (0.64%) FreeBSD
18 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (46.18%) DevOps
2 257 (40.92%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (17.04%) Continuous Integration
4 91 (14.49%) Software Engineering
5 89 (14.17%) Scrum
6 86 (13.69%) Web Development
7 85 (13.54%) TDD
8 81 (12.90%) Open Source
9 72 (11.46%) Configuration Management
10 69 (10.99%) Computer Science
11 67 (10.67%) Test Automation
12 65 (10.35%) E-Commerce
13 63 (10.03%) Kanban
13 63 (10.03%) OO
14 60 (9.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 52 (8.28%) Load Balancing
16 49 (7.80%) MVC
17 42 (6.69%) Deployment Automation
18 38 (6.05%) Microservices
18 38 (6.05%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 320 (50.96%) Python
2 256 (40.76%) PHP
3 215 (34.24%) JavaScript
4 207 (32.96%) SQL
5 181 (28.82%) Java
6 168 (26.75%) Bash Shell
7 134 (21.34%) Ruby
8 73 (11.62%) C#
9 63 (10.03%) Perl
10 49 (7.80%) Go
11 46 (7.32%) PowerShell
12 35 (5.57%) Shell Script
13 25 (3.98%) C++
14 16 (2.55%) VB
15 15 (2.39%) Korn
16 14 (2.23%) Bourne shell
16 14 (2.23%) PHP 7
17 13 (2.07%) C
18 12 (1.91%) CoffeeScript
19 11 (1.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 81 (12.90%) Degree
2 52 (8.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.11%) RHCE
6 6 (0.96%) AWS Certification
6 6 (0.96%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.96%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.80%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.64%) MBA
9 3 (0.48%) CCNA
9 3 (0.48%) HND
9 3 (0.48%) PhD
9 3 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.32%) CCNP
10 2 (0.32%) CISSP
10 2 (0.32%) CSSLP
10 2 (0.32%) GWAPT
10 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.14%) QA
2 12 (1.91%) SLA
3 10 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.43%) GDPR
5 7 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 223 (35.51%) Docker
2 58 (9.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (8.44%) Varnish
4 45 (7.17%) Active Directory
5 24 (3.82%) iptables
6 19 (3.03%) KVM
7 16 (2.55%) Hyper-V
8 13 (2.07%) LXC
8 13 (2.07%) NFS
8 13 (2.07%) Xen
9 12 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
9 12 (1.91%) VirtualBox
10 11 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (1.27%) QEMU
11 8 (1.27%) vSphere
12 7 (1.11%) etcd
13 5 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 4 (0.64%) PowerDNS
14 4 (0.64%) SkyDNS
14 4 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 236 (37.58%) Ansible
2 174 (27.71%) Opscode Chef
3 163 (25.96%) Puppet
4 108 (17.20%) Kubernetes
5 105 (16.72%) Terraform
6 95 (15.13%) HAProxy
7 47 (7.48%) Nagios
8 33 (5.25%) Salt
9 27 (4.30%) Grafana
9 27 (4.30%) Prometheus
10 25 (3.98%) ZABBIX
11 21 (3.34%) Kibana
12 17 (2.71%) logstash
13 16 (2.55%) Packer
14 14 (2.23%) Graphite
15 13 (2.07%) Rancher
16 12 (1.91%) Docker Swarm
16 12 (1.91%) SCOM
17 11 (1.75%) Cacti
18 10 (1.59%) Icinga
Vendors
1 95 (15.13%) VMware
2 81 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 76 (12.10%) Google
4 74 (11.78%) Microsoft
5 52 (8.28%) Oracle
6 47 (7.48%) Cisco
7 39 (6.21%) Zend
8 31 (4.94%) New Relic
9 20 (3.18%) SolarWinds
10 18 (2.87%) F5
11 17 (2.71%) Splunk
12 15 (2.39%) Rackspace
12 15 (2.39%) SaltStack
13 14 (2.23%) Atlassian
13 14 (2.23%) CheckPoint
13 14 (2.23%) NETGEAR
14 13 (2.07%) Percona
15 10 (1.59%) Adobe
15 10 (1.59%) EMC
15 10 (1.59%) McAfee