Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 591 616
Rank change year-on-year +58 +25 -69
Permanent jobs citing nginx 853 727 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.49% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.88% 2.29% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 765 606 643
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%

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 29,666 31,808 38,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.06% 17.94% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 24,368 26,716 32,603
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for nginx in the UK

nginx
Top 16 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 18 January 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 +59 829 £52,500 +2.94% 140
London +80 447 £60,000 - 57
UK excluding London +26 397 £45,000 - 94
South East +29 154 £52,500 - 20
North of England +35 120 £42,500 +21.43% 38
North West +15 66 £50,000 +45.99% 31
Midlands -4 63 £40,000 +23.08% 14
West Midlands 0 44 £37,000 +13.85% 11
Yorkshire +47 35 £40,000 +14.29% 6
South West +6 27 £36,000 -20.00% 6
East Midlands +8 19 £42,500 +21.43% 3
North East -1 19 £37,000 -7.50% 1
East of England +5 16 £43,750 -2.78% 5
Wales +17 10 £39,000 +17.29% 5
Scotland -36 5 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 2 £40,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing nginx also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for nginx.

1 609 (71.40%) Linux
2 495 (58.03%) Apache
3 448 (52.52%) MySQL
4 433 (50.76%) DevOps
5 414 (48.53%) Python
6 350 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
7 341 (39.98%) PHP
8 328 (38.45%) Git (software)
9 292 (34.23%) Puppet
10 289 (33.88%) JavaScript
11 286 (33.53%) Ansible
12 285 (33.41%) LEMP Stack
13 280 (32.83%) Docker
14 274 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
15 257 (30.13%) Java
15 257 (30.13%) Jenkins
16 237 (27.78%) HTML
17 222 (26.03%) CSS
18 217 (25.44%) LAMP
19 211 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
20 182 (21.34%) Ruby
21 170 (19.93%) CentOS
22 166 (19.46%) Bash Shell
23 162 (18.99%) Configuration Management
24 158 (18.52%) HTML5
25 156 (18.29%) Tomcat
25 156 (18.29%) Ubuntu
26 151 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
27 135 (15.83%) SQL
28 132 (15.47%) Open Source

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
1 495 (58.03%) Apache
2 156 (18.29%) Tomcat
3 118 (13.83%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (5.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 46 (5.39%) CMS
5 46 (5.39%) WebSphere
6 44 (5.16%) OpenStack
7 41 (4.81%) IIS
8 39 (4.57%) Jetty
9 38 (4.45%) WordPress
10 31 (3.63%) Apache Solr
11 29 (3.40%) Confluence
12 18 (2.11%) uWSGI
13 14 (1.64%) WebLogic
14 12 (1.41%) CloudStack
15 11 (1.29%) Apache Spark
16 9 (1.06%) Drupal
17 7 (0.82%) JBoss
18 5 (0.59%) Ethereum
18 5 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.23%) GIMP
2 2 (0.23%) HipChat
3 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (2.23%) Magento
2 9 (1.06%) CiviCRM
3 6 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 350 (41.03%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (10.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (7.97%) Amazon EC2
4 65 (7.62%) GitHub
5 61 (7.15%) npm
6 41 (4.81%) PaaS
7 40 (4.69%) Amazon S3
8 38 (4.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 38 (4.45%) SaaS
9 32 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
10 25 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
11 23 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
12 22 (2.58%) Slack
13 19 (2.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 15 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
14 15 (1.76%) CloudFront
14 15 (1.76%) Serverless
15 13 (1.52%) Route 53
16 12 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 12 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (10.55%) DNS
2 89 (10.43%) Firewall
3 86 (10.08%) HTTP
4 64 (7.50%) SSL
5 40 (4.69%) TCP/IP
6 35 (4.10%) VPN
7 34 (3.99%) Internet
8 30 (3.52%) LDAP
9 29 (3.40%) Network Security
10 27 (3.17%) VLAN
11 22 (2.58%) SMTP
12 16 (1.88%) BGP
12 16 (1.88%) DHCP
13 15 (1.76%) OpenVPN
13 15 (1.76%) SAN
13 15 (1.76%) SNMP
13 15 (1.76%) SSH
14 13 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
14 13 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (1.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 448 (52.52%) MySQL
2 127 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 114 (13.36%) MongoDB
4 110 (12.90%) Redis
5 95 (11.14%) NoSQL
6 48 (5.63%) Relational Database
6 48 (5.63%) SQL Server
7 44 (5.16%) MariaDB
8 42 (4.92%) Amazon RDS
9 29 (3.40%) Hadoop
10 25 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 20 (2.34%) Big Data
13 11 (1.29%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.17%) InterSystems Cache
14 10 (1.17%) RethinkDB
15 9 (1.06%) Blockchain
15 9 (1.06%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.82%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 328 (38.45%) Git (software)
2 257 (30.13%) Jenkins
3 99 (11.61%) gulp
4 73 (8.56%) Vagrant
5 66 (7.74%) JIRA
6 55 (6.45%) Gradle
7 54 (6.33%) Maven
8 45 (5.28%) JUnit
9 39 (4.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 39 (4.57%) TeamCity
10 34 (3.99%) webpack
11 32 (3.75%) Subversion
12 26 (3.05%) Travis CI
13 24 (2.81%) Bitbucket
14 23 (2.70%) CircleCI
15 22 (2.58%) Grunt
16 21 (2.46%) Selenium
17 20 (2.34%) Mercurial
18 19 (2.23%) GitLab
18 19 (2.23%) PHPUnit
General
1 71 (8.32%) Finance
2 47 (5.51%) Retail
3 39 (4.57%) Marketing
4 29 (3.40%) Automotive
4 29 (3.40%) Games
5 26 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.99%) Advertising
7 16 (1.88%) Banking
8 13 (1.52%) Online Betting
9 12 (1.41%) Publishing
10 11 (1.29%) Electronics
11 9 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.35%) German Language
12 3 (0.35%) Legal
13 2 (0.23%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.23%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.23%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 309 (36.23%) Developer
2 248 (29.07%) DevOps Engineer
3 120 (14.07%) Administrator
4 117 (13.72%) Systems Administrator
5 111 (13.01%) PHP Developer
6 110 (12.90%) Linux Administrator
7 109 (12.78%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 89 (10.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 80 (9.38%) Senior Developer
10 77 (9.03%) Linux Engineer
11 62 (7.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 56 (6.57%) AWS Engineer
13 54 (6.33%) Web Developer
14 52 (6.10%) AWS DevOps
15 51 (5.98%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 44 (5.16%) JavaScript Developer
17 43 (5.04%) Python Developer
18 41 (4.81%) Cloud Engineer
19 37 (4.34%) DevOps Administrator
19 37 (4.34%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (33.41%) LEMP Stack
2 237 (27.78%) HTML
3 222 (26.03%) CSS
4 217 (25.44%) LAMP
5 158 (18.52%) HTML5
6 132 (15.47%) Node.js
7 128 (15.01%) jQuery
8 118 (13.83%) Web Services
9 100 (11.72%) AngularJS
9 100 (11.72%) CSS3
10 85 (9.96%) RESTful
11 76 (8.91%) Elastic Stack
12 75 (8.79%) REST
13 72 (8.44%) React
14 62 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
15 60 (7.03%) Laravel
16 55 (6.45%) Symfony
17 53 (6.21%) Sass
18 51 (5.98%) XML
19 49 (5.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.62%) User Experience
2 62 (7.27%) Mobile App
3 61 (7.15%) Computer Science
4 43 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
5 41 (4.81%) Data Centre
6 33 (3.87%) Linux Command Line
7 31 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (3.28%) Fintech
9 24 (2.81%) Private Cloud
10 16 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.88%) Replication
11 14 (1.64%) Digital Media
12 12 (1.41%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 10 (1.17%) FMCG
13 10 (1.17%) Wiki
14 9 (1.06%) Clustering
15 6 (0.70%) Blog
16 5 (0.59%) Bitcoin
16 5 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 609 (71.40%) Linux
2 170 (19.93%) CentOS
3 156 (18.29%) Ubuntu
4 117 (13.72%) Windows
5 89 (10.43%) Unix
6 67 (7.85%) Debian
7 60 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 24 (2.81%) Windows Server
9 21 (2.46%) Android
10 19 (2.23%) Apple iOS
11 16 (1.88%) Amazon Linux
12 13 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (1.29%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.94%) Fedora
15 7 (0.82%) CoreOS
15 7 (0.82%) Mac OS X
15 7 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 3 (0.35%) Windows Phone
18 2 (0.23%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 433 (50.76%) DevOps
2 274 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (18.99%) Configuration Management
4 151 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
5 132 (15.47%) Open Source
6 113 (13.25%) TDD
7 111 (13.01%) E-Commerce
8 106 (12.43%) Web Development
9 104 (12.19%) OO
10 88 (10.32%) Test Automation
11 74 (8.68%) Software Engineering
12 71 (8.32%) MVC
13 67 (7.85%) Scrum
14 66 (7.74%) OOP
15 57 (6.68%) Mentoring
16 56 (6.57%) BDD
17 55 (6.45%) Front End Development
17 55 (6.45%) Software Delivery
18 45 (5.28%) Microservices
19 44 (5.16%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 414 (48.53%) Python
2 341 (39.98%) PHP
3 289 (33.88%) JavaScript
4 257 (30.13%) Java
5 182 (21.34%) Ruby
6 166 (19.46%) Bash Shell
7 135 (15.83%) SQL
8 96 (11.25%) Perl
9 91 (10.67%) Shell Script
10 67 (7.85%) Groovy
11 48 (5.63%) PowerShell
12 43 (5.04%) C#
12 43 (5.04%) Go
13 41 (4.81%) C++
14 40 (4.69%) PHP 7
15 37 (4.34%) PHP 5
16 28 (3.28%) ES6
17 25 (2.93%) Scala
18 24 (2.81%) C
19 12 (1.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (10.79%) Degree
2 41 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (1.88%) AWS Certification
4 10 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.59%) Linux+ Certification
7 3 (0.35%) CCA
7 3 (0.35%) CCNP
7 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (0.35%) IBM Certification
7 3 (0.35%) MCSA
7 3 (0.35%) MCSE
7 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.23%) PhD
9 1 (0.12%) RHCA
9 1 (0.12%) RHCE
9 1 (0.12%) VCP5
9 1 (0.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.10%) QA
2 17 (1.99%) SLA
3 14 (1.64%) GCP
4 2 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 280 (32.83%) Docker
2 65 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (7.27%) Varnish
4 48 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
5 24 (2.81%) KVM
6 22 (2.58%) Active Directory
7 21 (2.46%) Postfix
8 20 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (1.88%) Hyper-V
9 16 (1.88%) iptables
10 15 (1.76%) NFS
11 13 (1.52%) vSphere
12 11 (1.29%) Kamailio
13 10 (1.17%) BIND 9
13 10 (1.17%) Xen
14 7 (0.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 7 (0.82%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.59%) Corosync
15 5 (0.59%) GlusterFS
15 5 (0.59%) LXC
Systems Management
1 292 (34.23%) Puppet
2 286 (33.53%) Ansible
3 211 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
4 131 (15.36%) Terraform
5 126 (14.77%) HAProxy
6 118 (13.83%) Kubernetes
7 98 (11.49%) Nagios
8 42 (4.92%) logstash
9 40 (4.69%) ZABBIX
10 36 (4.22%) Kibana
11 24 (2.81%) Salt
12 19 (2.23%) Graphite
13 16 (1.88%) Packer
14 15 (1.76%) Cacti
15 14 (1.64%) Graylog
16 12 (1.41%) Munin
17 11 (1.29%) Rancher
18 8 (0.94%) Consul
19 7 (0.82%) Prometheus
19 7 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 93 (10.90%) VMware
2 90 (10.55%) Red Hat
3 57 (6.68%) Zend
4 50 (5.86%) Google
5 37 (4.34%) Cisco
6 29 (3.40%) Microsoft
7 24 (2.81%) New Relic
7 24 (2.81%) Oracle
8 18 (2.11%) SaltStack
9 15 (1.76%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.64%) Dell
10 14 (1.64%) hybris
10 14 (1.64%) Splunk
11 13 (1.52%) Percona
12 12 (1.41%) Rackspace
13 11 (1.29%) Citrix
14 9 (1.06%) Juniper
14 9 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.94%) Dynatrace
15 8 (0.94%) F5