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

nginx
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 621 551 545
Rank change year-on-year -70 -6 +55
Permanent jobs citing nginx 622 851 914
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.49% 0.48%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.32% 2.73% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 517 777 813
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £84,000 £75,000
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 26,859 31,213 35,192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.42% 17.92% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 21,527 25,158 29,714
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,870 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.67% - -

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 21 October 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 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 -73 585 £52,500 -4.55% 155
UK excluding London -1 359 £42,500 - 119
London -118 252 £60,000 -3.23% 49
North of England +41 128 £41,250 -1.20% 49
South East -12 108 £50,000 -13.04% 22
North West -1 57 £39,750 -20.50% 25
Yorkshire +32 56 £42,500 +30.77% 19
Midlands +26 39 £55,000 +41.94% 10
West Midlands +31 36 £57,500 +57.53% 5
South West -3 31 £42,500 +13.33% 13
East of England +24 23 £42,500 -5.56% 12
Wales +18 19 £37,500 -1.32% 7
North East -3 15 £30,000 -19.46% 5
Scotland +8 7 £33,250 -11.33% 3
East Midlands -4 3 £55,000 +33.33% 5
Northern Ireland +11 1 £52,500 +31.25% 3

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 445 (71.54%) Linux
2 314 (50.48%) Python
3 312 (50.16%) Apache
4 283 (45.50%) Git (software)
5 282 (45.34%) Amazon AWS
6 272 (43.73%) MySQL
7 264 (42.44%) DevOps
8 252 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
9 230 (36.98%) PHP
10 226 (36.33%) JavaScript
10 226 (36.33%) SQL
11 221 (35.53%) Docker
12 218 (35.05%) Ansible
13 194 (31.19%) Java
14 188 (30.23%) HTML
15 185 (29.74%) LEMP Stack
16 181 (29.10%) CSS
17 173 (27.81%) Jenkins
18 163 (26.21%) PostgreSQL
19 156 (25.08%) Opscode Chef
20 153 (24.60%) Redis
21 148 (23.79%) Puppet
22 143 (22.99%) Bash Shell
23 135 (21.70%) Ruby
24 132 (21.22%) LAMP
25 131 (21.06%) Windows
26 125 (20.10%) Elasticsearch
27 118 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
28 117 (18.81%) Tomcat
29 114 (18.33%) Continuous Integration

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
1 312 (50.16%) Apache
2 125 (20.10%) Elasticsearch
3 117 (18.81%) Tomcat
4 61 (9.81%) CMS
5 41 (6.59%) WordPress
6 40 (6.43%) IIS
7 26 (4.18%) OpenStack
8 25 (4.02%) Confluence
8 25 (4.02%) JBoss
9 23 (3.70%) Apache Solr
10 17 (2.73%) Apache Spark
10 17 (2.73%) Drupal
11 15 (2.41%) uWSGI
12 12 (1.93%) Jetty
13 10 (1.61%) lighttpd
13 10 (1.61%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.45%) WebLogic
15 7 (1.13%) MS Exchange
16 6 (0.96%) CloudStack
16 6 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (1.45%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.48%) GIMP
3 3 (0.48%) HipChat
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 38 (6.11%) Magento
2 10 (1.61%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 282 (45.34%) Amazon AWS
2 118 (18.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (9.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 58 (9.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 55 (8.84%) Amazon EC2
6 44 (7.07%) GitHub
7 39 (6.27%) Amazon S3
8 34 (5.47%) SaaS
9 30 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
10 24 (3.86%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (3.86%) Serverless
11 21 (3.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 20 (3.22%) IaaS
13 19 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 19 (3.05%) CloudFront
14 16 (2.57%) Route 53
15 15 (2.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 15 (2.41%) npm
16 14 (2.25%) Datadog
17 12 (1.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 99 (15.92%) DNS
2 66 (10.61%) HTTP
3 56 (9.00%) Firewall
4 51 (8.20%) TCP/IP
5 44 (7.07%) SSL
6 33 (5.31%) SSH
7 25 (4.02%) VPN
8 19 (3.05%) Internet
9 18 (2.89%) LAN
10 17 (2.73%) WAN
11 16 (2.57%) DHCP
12 13 (2.09%) Network Security
13 12 (1.93%) SNMP
14 10 (1.61%) SAN
14 10 (1.61%) SMTP
14 10 (1.61%) VLAN
15 9 (1.45%) Wireshark
16 8 (1.29%) BGP
17 7 (1.13%) BIG-IP
17 7 (1.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (43.73%) MySQL
2 163 (26.21%) PostgreSQL
3 153 (24.60%) Redis
4 105 (16.88%) MongoDB
4 105 (16.88%) NoSQL
5 71 (11.41%) SQL Server
6 52 (8.36%) Amazon RDS
7 42 (6.75%) MariaDB
8 34 (5.47%) Relational Database
9 26 (4.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 23 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 20 (3.22%) CouchDB
12 19 (3.05%) Hadoop
13 11 (1.77%) Big Data
13 11 (1.77%) GIS
13 11 (1.77%) Riak
14 10 (1.61%) Amazon Aurora
15 9 (1.45%) Couchbase
16 8 (1.29%) Amazon Redshift
16 8 (1.29%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 283 (45.50%) Git (software)
2 173 (27.81%) Jenkins
3 86 (13.83%) Subversion
4 79 (12.70%) Vagrant
5 49 (7.88%) JIRA
6 41 (6.59%) Bitbucket
7 36 (5.79%) Mercurial
8 35 (5.63%) TeamCity
9 33 (5.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 32 (5.14%) GitLab
11 24 (3.86%) gulp
12 20 (3.22%) Maven
13 18 (2.89%) GoCD
13 18 (2.89%) Travis CI
14 17 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
15 16 (2.57%) Cucumber
16 14 (2.25%) Selenium
17 12 (1.93%) git-flow
17 12 (1.93%) webpack
17 12 (1.93%) WiX
General
1 62 (9.97%) Finance
2 39 (6.27%) Retail
3 27 (4.34%) Marketing
4 22 (3.54%) Games
5 19 (3.05%) Advertising
6 14 (2.25%) Publishing
7 13 (2.09%) Legal
8 12 (1.93%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.45%) Billing
10 4 (0.64%) Automotive
11 3 (0.48%) Law
12 2 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.16%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 262 (42.12%) Developer
2 101 (16.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 73 (11.74%) PHP Developer
4 66 (10.61%) Python Developer
5 56 (9.00%) Senior Developer
5 56 (9.00%) Software Developer
6 48 (7.72%) Linux Engineer
6 48 (7.72%) Support Engineer
7 41 (6.59%) Administrator
8 38 (6.11%) Cloud Engineer
9 37 (5.95%) Software Engineer
10 35 (5.63%) Applications Engineer
10 35 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
11 34 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
12 30 (4.82%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (4.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 28 (4.50%) Linux Administrator
15 27 (4.34%) AWS Engineer
16 26 (4.18%) Java Developer
16 26 (4.18%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (30.23%) HTML
2 185 (29.74%) LEMP Stack
3 181 (29.10%) CSS
4 132 (21.22%) LAMP
5 102 (16.40%) Web Services
6 92 (14.79%) Node.js
7 82 (13.18%) REST
8 80 (12.86%) AngularJS
8 80 (12.86%) RabbitMQ
8 80 (12.86%) React
9 77 (12.38%) jQuery
10 69 (11.09%) HTML5
11 61 (9.81%) Laravel
11 61 (9.81%) Symfony
12 59 (9.49%) RESTful
13 53 (8.52%) JSON
14 52 (8.36%) Django
15 48 (7.72%) CSS3
16 43 (6.91%) Elastic Stack
17 42 (6.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 79 (12.70%) Computer Science
2 49 (7.88%) User Experience
3 39 (6.27%) Self-Motivation
4 38 (6.11%) Mobile App
5 34 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
6 26 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
7 24 (3.86%) Private Cloud
8 21 (3.38%) Linux Command Line
9 18 (2.89%) Data Structures
9 18 (2.89%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (2.73%) Public Cloud
11 15 (2.41%) Clustering
12 14 (2.25%) Algorithms
12 14 (2.25%) Fintech
13 13 (2.09%) e-Learning
14 11 (1.77%) Data Centre
14 11 (1.77%) Replication
15 10 (1.61%) Cloud Native
16 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 445 (71.54%) Linux
2 131 (21.06%) Windows
3 90 (14.47%) CentOS
4 74 (11.90%) Ubuntu
5 52 (8.36%) Unix
6 45 (7.23%) Windows Server
7 37 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 29 (4.66%) Debian
9 24 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 23 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (3.05%) Solaris
12 13 (2.09%) Android
13 9 (1.45%) CoreOS
14 8 (1.29%) Mac OS
14 8 (1.29%) OpenBSD
15 7 (1.13%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.96%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.96%) FreeBSD
17 5 (0.80%) Mac OS X
18 3 (0.48%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (42.44%) DevOps
2 252 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (16.08%) TDD
5 98 (15.76%) Software Engineering
6 88 (14.15%) Scrum
7 81 (13.02%) Web Development
8 72 (11.58%) OO
9 65 (10.45%) Open Source
9 65 (10.45%) Test Automation
10 64 (10.29%) Kanban
11 59 (9.49%) E-Commerce
12 57 (9.16%) Configuration Management
13 53 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
14 46 (7.40%) MVC
15 44 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 41 (6.59%) Load Balancing
17 40 (6.43%) Deployment Automation
18 34 (5.47%) BDD
19 32 (5.14%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 314 (50.48%) Python
2 230 (36.98%) PHP
3 226 (36.33%) JavaScript
3 226 (36.33%) SQL
4 194 (31.19%) Java
5 143 (22.99%) Bash Shell
6 135 (21.70%) Ruby
7 83 (13.34%) C#
8 62 (9.97%) Perl
9 50 (8.04%) Go
10 49 (7.88%) PowerShell
11 27 (4.34%) C++
12 25 (4.02%) Shell Script
13 20 (3.22%) C
14 15 (2.41%) ES6
15 12 (1.93%) CoffeeScript
16 11 (1.77%) PHP 7
17 8 (1.29%) TypeScript
18 7 (1.13%) T-SQL
19 6 (0.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 88 (14.15%) Degree
2 56 (9.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.29%) AWS Certification
4 8 (1.29%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.13%) RHCE
6 6 (0.96%) MCSE
7 5 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.80%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.80%) MCITP
7 5 (0.80%) MCSA
7 5 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (0.64%) CCNA
8 4 (0.64%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.48%) CCNP
9 3 (0.48%) MBA
9 3 (0.48%) PhD
9 3 (0.48%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.79%) QA
2 13 (2.09%) GDPR
3 12 (1.93%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.45%) SLA
5 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 221 (35.53%) Docker
2 64 (10.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 55 (8.84%) Varnish
4 35 (5.63%) Active Directory
5 23 (3.70%) KVM
6 21 (3.38%) Hyper-V
7 20 (3.22%) iptables
8 15 (2.41%) Virtual Machines
8 15 (2.41%) vSphere
9 13 (2.09%) VirtualBox
10 12 (1.93%) LXC
10 12 (1.93%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (1.77%) NFS
12 10 (1.61%) Xen
13 7 (1.13%) QEMU
14 6 (0.96%) Postfix
15 4 (0.64%) Ceph
15 4 (0.64%) Corosync
15 4 (0.64%) DRBD
15 4 (0.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 218 (35.05%) Ansible
2 156 (25.08%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (23.79%) Puppet
4 91 (14.63%) Kubernetes
5 81 (13.02%) Terraform
6 80 (12.86%) HAProxy
7 49 (7.88%) Nagios
8 34 (5.47%) Salt
9 26 (4.18%) Grafana
10 23 (3.70%) Kibana
11 19 (3.05%) Prometheus
11 19 (3.05%) Rancher
12 18 (2.89%) ZABBIX
13 16 (2.57%) Cacti
13 16 (2.57%) logstash
14 15 (2.41%) Packer
15 14 (2.25%) Icinga
16 12 (1.93%) Docker Swarm
17 10 (1.61%) SCOM
18 9 (1.45%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 97 (15.59%) VMware
2 65 (10.45%) Google
3 64 (10.29%) Microsoft
4 52 (8.36%) Red Hat
5 48 (7.72%) Oracle
6 39 (6.27%) New Relic
7 36 (5.79%) Cisco
8 30 (4.82%) Zend
9 27 (4.34%) SolarWinds
10 24 (3.86%) Splunk
11 20 (3.22%) Atlassian
12 19 (3.05%) SaltStack
13 15 (2.41%) F5
14 14 (2.25%) Percona
15 13 (2.09%) Rackspace
16 11 (1.77%) IBM
16 11 (1.77%) MuleSoft
16 11 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (1.61%) Adobe
17 10 (1.61%) EMC