Period
to 15 April 2021

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 15 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
15 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 547 670 627
Rank change year-on-year +123 -43 -68
Permanent jobs citing nginx 315 309 582
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.38% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% 1.90% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 261 268 483
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £75,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,875 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -5.56%

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 11,337 16,240 23,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.55% 14.45% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 8,701 13,025 18,382
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%

nginx
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for nginx in the UK

nginx
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing nginx.

Salary trend for nginx in the UK

nginx
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing nginx over the 6 months to 15 April 2021.

Salary histogram for nginx in the UK

nginx
Top 17 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 15 April 2021. 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 +118 289 £52,500 -4.55% 100
UK excluding London +135 206 £52,500 +5.00% 77
London +59 90 £62,500 -10.71% 30
North of England +71 89 £52,500 +5.00% 24
Work from Home -73 64 £57,500 +15.00% 24
South West +31 51 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Yorkshire +25 51 £52,500 +5.00% 14
South East +84 33 £42,500 -22.73% 18
North West +41 32 £52,500 +5.00% 8
Midlands +41 16 £41,250 +9.27% 12
East Midlands +34 10 £40,000 +12.68% 9
East of England +42 7 £60,000 +5.26% 6
West Midlands +28 6 £42,500 -21.30% 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £52,500 -
North East - 6 £46,250 - 2
Scotland +6 3 £47,500 -20.83% 7
Wales +34 1 £26,500 -24.29%

For the 6 months to 15 April 2021, 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.

1 169 (53.65%) Linux
2 146 (46.35%) Git (software)
3 140 (44.44%) Python
4 137 (43.49%) AWS
5 125 (39.68%) JavaScript
6 112 (35.56%) MySQL
7 111 (35.24%) Redis
8 109 (34.60%) Docker
9 108 (34.29%) Ansible
10 107 (33.97%) Apache
11 105 (33.33%) Jenkins
12 103 (32.70%) PostgreSQL
13 102 (32.38%) PHP
14 101 (32.06%) Continuous Integration
15 100 (31.75%) SQL
16 99 (31.43%) Java
17 85 (26.98%) DevOps
18 82 (26.03%) Elasticsearch
19 81 (25.71%) Software Engineering
20 76 (24.13%) HTML
21 75 (23.81%) LEMP Stack
22 74 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
23 73 (23.17%) CSS
24 71 (22.54%) RabbitMQ
25 69 (21.90%) TDD
26 68 (21.59%) NoSQL
27 62 (19.68%) C#
27 62 (19.68%) Kubernetes
28 61 (19.37%) MongoDB
28 61 (19.37%) Bash Shell

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
1 107 (33.97%) Apache
2 82 (26.03%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (13.02%) Tomcat
4 40 (12.70%) IIS
5 15 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 12 (3.81%) ejabberd
7 10 (3.17%) CMS
7 10 (3.17%) Confluence
8 9 (2.86%) OpenStack
9 8 (2.54%) WordPress
10 7 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (2.22%) CloudStack
10 7 (2.22%) Drupal
11 5 (1.59%) Apache Pulsar
11 5 (1.59%) JBoss
12 4 (1.27%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.63%) Traefik
13 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.32%) Moodle
14 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Adobe XD
1 4 (1.27%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.32%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Shopify
2 3 (0.95%) Magento
3 2 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 137 (43.49%) AWS
2 55 (17.46%) Azure
3 35 (11.11%) GCP
4 28 (8.89%) Amazon S3
5 27 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (5.71%) GitHub
6 18 (5.71%) npm
7 17 (5.40%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (5.40%) SaaS
7 17 (5.40%) Serverless
8 15 (4.76%) Amazon EKS
9 13 (4.13%) Amazon ECS
10 12 (3.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 10 (3.17%) Datadog
12 9 (2.86%) OpenShift
13 8 (2.54%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (2.54%) AWS CodePipeline
13 8 (2.54%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (2.54%) Route 53
14 7 (2.22%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 44 (13.97%) Firewall
2 36 (11.43%) DNS
3 32 (10.16%) VPN
4 28 (8.89%) Internet
5 19 (6.03%) Asterisk PBX
5 19 (6.03%) BGP
6 18 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 16 (5.08%) LAN
8 15 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
8 15 (4.76%) SNMP
9 14 (4.44%) SSL
10 12 (3.81%) PBX
11 11 (3.49%) DHCP
11 11 (3.49%) VLAN
12 9 (2.86%) HTTP
12 9 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (2.22%) VoIP
14 6 (1.90%) BIG-IP
14 6 (1.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (35.56%) MySQL
2 111 (35.24%) Redis
3 103 (32.70%) PostgreSQL
4 68 (21.59%) NoSQL
5 61 (19.37%) MongoDB
6 55 (17.46%) SQL Server
7 20 (6.35%) MariaDB
8 16 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
9 15 (4.76%) Couchbase
10 11 (3.49%) Relational Database
11 7 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (2.22%) Hadoop
12 6 (1.90%) Big Data
12 6 (1.90%) Power BI
12 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (1.27%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
14 2 (0.63%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 146 (46.35%) Git (software)
2 105 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 52 (16.51%) Subversion
4 44 (13.97%) Mercurial
5 28 (8.89%) JIRA
6 26 (8.25%) GitLab
7 18 (5.71%) Bitbucket
7 18 (5.71%) Maven
8 16 (5.08%) webpack
9 14 (4.44%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.49%) Gradle
11 9 (2.86%) Travis CI
12 8 (2.54%) Vagrant
13 7 (2.22%) Babel
13 7 (2.22%) git-flow
14 6 (1.90%) Jasmine
14 6 (1.90%) Postman
14 6 (1.90%) SonarQube
14 6 (1.90%) TestNG
15 5 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 40 (12.70%) Finance
2 24 (7.62%) Marketing
3 15 (4.76%) Games
4 7 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.90%) Public Sector
5 6 (1.90%) Retail
6 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.27%) Automotive
7 4 (1.27%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (34.60%) Developer
2 62 (19.68%) Software Engineer
3 53 (16.83%) Python Engineer
4 48 (15.24%) Python Software Engineer
5 40 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 32 (10.16%) PHP Developer
7 21 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 18 (5.71%) Network Engineer
9 17 (5.40%) Systems Engineer
10 16 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (5.08%) Python Developer
10 16 (5.08%) Senior DevOps
11 15 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
11 15 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
12 14 (4.44%) Backend Developer
12 14 (4.44%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.13%) AWS Engineer
13 13 (4.13%) Java Developer
14 12 (3.81%) Network Systems Engineer
14 12 (3.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (24.13%) HTML
2 75 (23.81%) LEMP Stack
3 73 (23.17%) CSS
4 71 (22.54%) RabbitMQ
5 57 (18.10%) React
6 55 (17.46%) Node.js
7 43 (13.65%) Web Services
8 38 (12.06%) jQuery
9 36 (11.43%) AngularJS
10 33 (10.48%) Vue.js
11 32 (10.16%) RESTful
11 32 (10.16%) Spring
12 31 (9.84%) Django
13 29 (9.21%) LAMP
14 28 (8.89%) Laravel
15 26 (8.25%) REST
16 23 (7.30%) Spring Boot
17 22 (6.98%) Symfony
18 20 (6.35%) .NET
18 20 (6.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.25%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.30%) Linux Command Line
3 22 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.49%) User Experience
5 10 (3.17%) Algorithms
5 10 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (2.86%) Private Cloud
7 8 (2.54%) Public Cloud
8 7 (2.22%) iPad
8 7 (2.22%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.27%) Arduino
11 4 (1.27%) Raspberry Pi
12 3 (0.95%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.63%) Cloud Native
13 2 (0.63%) Clustering
13 2 (0.63%) Social Network
13 2 (0.63%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 169 (53.65%) Linux
2 57 (18.10%) Ubuntu
2 57 (18.10%) Windows
3 41 (13.02%) CentOS
4 26 (8.25%) Debian
5 24 (7.62%) Unix
6 18 (5.71%) Windows Server
7 9 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (2.22%) Windows 10
9 6 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 6 (1.90%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (1.59%) Android
10 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 5 (1.59%) Fedora
11 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (32.06%) Continuous Integration
2 85 (26.98%) DevOps
3 81 (25.71%) Software Engineering
4 74 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (21.90%) TDD
6 59 (18.73%) OO
7 46 (14.60%) Microservices
8 40 (12.70%) MVC
9 39 (12.38%) Computer Science
10 37 (11.75%) E-Commerce
11 32 (10.16%) Infrastructure as Code
12 31 (9.84%) Web Development
13 29 (9.21%) Scrum
14 26 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (7.94%) Open Source
16 24 (7.62%) Configuration Management
17 23 (7.30%) Load Balancing
17 23 (7.30%) Mentoring
18 20 (6.35%) Penetration Testing
19 18 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 140 (44.44%) Python
2 125 (39.68%) JavaScript
3 102 (32.38%) PHP
4 100 (31.75%) SQL
5 99 (31.43%) Java
6 62 (19.68%) C#
7 61 (19.37%) Bash Shell
8 39 (12.38%) C++
9 28 (8.89%) PowerShell
10 19 (6.03%) Perl
11 16 (5.08%) TypeScript
12 12 (3.81%) C
12 12 (3.81%) PHP 7
12 12 (3.81%) Ruby
13 11 (3.49%) ES6
13 11 (3.49%) Go
13 11 (3.49%) Kotlin
14 9 (2.86%) Java 8
15 8 (2.54%) Groovy
16 5 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 47 (14.92%) Degree
2 33 (10.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.59%) AWS Certification
3 5 (1.59%) CCIE
3 5 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.27%) CCNP
4 4 (1.27%) HND
4 4 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) CCIE Data Center
6 1 (0.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 1 (0.32%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.81%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) WCAG
3 1 (0.32%) GDPR
3 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 109 (34.60%) Docker
2 19 (6.03%) Postfix
3 16 (5.08%) iptables
4 15 (4.76%) KVM
4 15 (4.76%) QEMU
5 13 (4.13%) Active Directory
6 12 (3.81%) Kamailio
7 7 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (1.59%) NFS
9 3 (0.95%) Varnish
9 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.63%) Ceph
10 2 (0.63%) Gluster
10 2 (0.63%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.63%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.63%) vSphere
10 2 (0.63%) Xen
11 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.32%) Samba
Systems Management
1 108 (34.29%) Ansible
2 62 (19.68%) Kubernetes
3 50 (15.87%) HAProxy
4 48 (15.24%) Terraform
5 44 (13.97%) Puppet
6 21 (6.67%) Prometheus
7 17 (5.40%) Nagios
8 16 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (5.08%) ZABBIX
9 15 (4.76%) Galera Cluster
10 14 (4.44%) Grafana
11 11 (3.49%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (2.22%) Packer
13 6 (1.90%) Munin
14 4 (1.27%) Kibana
14 4 (1.27%) Rancher
14 4 (1.27%) Suricata
15 3 (0.95%) Consul
15 3 (0.95%) Graylog
16 2 (0.63%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (12.06%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.62%) Cisco
3 21 (6.67%) HP
4 16 (5.08%) SonicWALL
5 15 (4.76%) GENBAND
5 15 (4.76%) Juniper
5 15 (4.76%) Mitel
5 15 (4.76%) Percona
6 13 (4.13%) Google
7 12 (3.81%) Nortel
8 11 (3.49%) VMware
9 10 (3.17%) Oracle
9 10 (3.17%) Red Hat
10 9 (2.86%) F5
11 6 (1.90%) Lets Encrypt
11 6 (1.90%) Zend
12 5 (1.59%) Fortinet
12 5 (1.59%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.59%) Splunk
13 4 (1.27%) Adobe