Period
to 21 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 519 536 588
Rank change year-on-year +17 +52 +67
Permanent jobs citing nginx 885 966 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.80% 2.64% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 799 895 772
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.01%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £72,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -

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

Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31634 36639 42070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.97% 18.59% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 25484 31168 34815
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 +17 865 £52,500 +5.00% 72
UK excluding London +39 447 £42,500 -5.56% 43
London +32 430 £60,000 - 32
South East -2 159 £56,250 +18.42% 10
North of England +20 128 £40,000 -11.11% 19
North West -18 60 £48,750 +8.33% 10
Yorkshire +50 59 £40,000 +6.67% 8
Midlands -21 57 £36,000 -10.00% 6
South West +34 48 £35,000 -12.50% 3
West Midlands -12 48 £36,000 +10.77% 5
East of England +35 43 £57,500 +4.55% 2
North East +16 9 £35,000 -12.50% 1
East Midlands +2 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Scotland +3 7 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Wales +14 3 £41,500 +43.10%
Northern Ireland -13 2 £40,000 -23.81%

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, 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.

1 695 (78.53%) Linux
2 555 (62.71%) Apache
3 462 (52.20%) MySQL
4 392 (44.29%) DevOps
5 385 (43.50%) Python
6 366 (41.36%) PHP
7 359 (40.56%) Amazon AWS
8 352 (39.77%) Git (software)
9 343 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
10 339 (38.31%) Docker
11 324 (36.61%) Puppet
12 316 (35.71%) JavaScript
13 307 (34.69%) LEMP Stack
14 294 (33.22%) Jenkins
15 270 (30.51%) HTML
16 268 (30.28%) Ruby
17 264 (29.83%) LAMP
18 251 (28.36%) Ansible
19 246 (27.80%) Java
19 246 (27.80%) CSS
20 224 (25.31%) Opscode Chef
21 222 (25.08%) Bash Shell
22 205 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
23 192 (21.69%) MongoDB
24 185 (20.90%) Open Source
25 174 (19.66%) HTML5
26 171 (19.32%) Configuration Management
27 164 (18.53%) TDD
28 163 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
29 161 (18.19%) AngularJS

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
1 555 (62.71%) Apache
2 163 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
3 133 (15.03%) Tomcat
4 91 (10.28%) IIS
5 70 (7.91%) Apache Solr
5 70 (7.91%) OpenStack
6 50 (5.65%) WordPress
7 47 (5.31%) CMS
8 42 (4.75%) Cloud Foundry
9 39 (4.41%) Jetty
10 27 (3.05%) WebSphere
11 23 (2.60%) Drupal
12 21 (2.37%) JBoss
12 21 (2.37%) uWSGI
13 19 (2.15%) Mule
14 14 (1.58%) CloudStack
15 12 (1.36%) ColdFusion
15 12 (1.36%) Confluence
16 9 (1.02%) Apache Spark
17 7 (0.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (5.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 359 (40.56%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (10.85%) Amazon EC2
3 78 (8.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 76 (8.59%) GitHub
5 62 (7.01%) Amazon S3
6 46 (5.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 38 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 36 (4.07%) PaaS
9 31 (3.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 28 (3.16%) SaaS
11 26 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (2.15%) Amazon ELB
12 19 (2.15%) Datadog
13 17 (1.92%) IaaS
14 16 (1.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
16 13 (1.47%) Cloudflare
17 12 (1.36%) Loggly
17 12 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (1.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 109 (12.32%) Firewall
2 96 (10.85%) DNS
3 55 (6.21%) HTTP
4 52 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 51 (5.76%) Internet
6 48 (5.42%) SSL
7 46 (5.20%) VPN
8 32 (3.62%) SSH
9 28 (3.16%) tcpdump
10 24 (2.71%) SMTP
11 22 (2.49%) VLAN
12 20 (2.26%) Wireshark
13 19 (2.15%) DHCP
13 19 (2.15%) Network Security
14 17 (1.92%) OpenVPN
15 16 (1.81%) LDAP
15 16 (1.81%) SAN
16 14 (1.58%) IMAP
17 11 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
18 9 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (52.20%) MySQL
2 192 (21.69%) MongoDB
3 149 (16.84%) NoSQL
4 128 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
5 99 (11.19%) Redis
6 83 (9.38%) Amazon RDS
7 66 (7.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 54 (6.10%) SQL Server
9 46 (5.20%) Relational Database
10 35 (3.95%) MariaDB
11 27 (3.05%) Hadoop
12 25 (2.82%) Big Data
13 16 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 13 (1.47%) InfluxDB
14 13 (1.47%) InterSystems Cache
15 11 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.02%) Text Mining
17 7 (0.79%) RDBMS
18 6 (0.68%) BigQuery
18 6 (0.68%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 352 (39.77%) Git (software)
2 294 (33.22%) Jenkins
3 91 (10.28%) gulp
4 88 (9.94%) JIRA
5 66 (7.46%) Vagrant
6 65 (7.34%) Gradle
7 63 (7.12%) Maven
8 60 (6.78%) Subversion
9 52 (5.88%) GitLab
10 49 (5.54%) Selenium
11 45 (5.08%) Hudson
12 39 (4.41%) Travis CI
13 36 (4.07%) Grunt
13 36 (4.07%) JUnit
14 35 (3.95%) webpack
15 34 (3.84%) PHPUnit
16 31 (3.50%) CircleCI
17 29 (3.28%) PhantomJS
18 26 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 25 (2.82%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (7.23%) Finance
2 60 (6.78%) Retail
3 55 (6.21%) Marketing
4 21 (2.37%) Games
5 18 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 17 (1.92%) Automotive
7 13 (1.47%) Publishing
8 12 (1.36%) Banking
9 8 (0.90%) Back Office
10 7 (0.79%) Electronics
10 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.79%) Music Industry
11 4 (0.45%) Legal
12 3 (0.34%) Advertising
12 3 (0.34%) French Language
13 2 (0.23%) Billing
13 2 (0.23%) Front Office
13 2 (0.23%) Interactive Media
13 2 (0.23%) Law
13 2 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 313 (35.37%) Developer
2 230 (25.99%) DevOps Engineer
3 136 (15.37%) Systems Administrator
4 134 (15.14%) Administrator
5 129 (14.58%) PHP Developer
6 105 (11.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 104 (11.75%) Linux Administrator
8 95 (10.73%) Senior Developer
9 71 (8.02%) Linux Engineer
10 62 (7.01%) Cloud Engineer
11 61 (6.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 59 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
13 57 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 53 (5.99%) AWS DevOps
15 47 (5.31%) Full Stack Developer
16 45 (5.08%) AWS Engineer
17 44 (4.97%) HTML Developer
17 44 (4.97%) Python Developer
18 43 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
19 41 (4.63%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (34.69%) LEMP Stack
2 270 (30.51%) HTML
3 264 (29.83%) LAMP
4 246 (27.80%) CSS
5 174 (19.66%) HTML5
6 161 (18.19%) AngularJS
6 161 (18.19%) Web Services
7 101 (11.41%) jQuery
8 95 (10.73%) Node.js
9 90 (10.17%) RabbitMQ
10 88 (9.94%) RESTful
11 83 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
12 82 (9.27%) REST
13 76 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 72 (8.14%) React
14 72 (8.14%) Symfony
15 69 (7.80%) Laravel
16 65 (7.34%) Django
17 64 (7.23%) XML
18 62 (7.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 74 (8.36%) Computer Science
2 65 (7.34%) Mobile App
3 49 (5.54%) User Experience
4 39 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 35 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 34 (3.84%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (3.84%) Private Cloud
7 25 (2.82%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.49%) Clustering
9 21 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (2.26%) Blog
11 15 (1.69%) Life Science
12 14 (1.58%) iPad
12 14 (1.58%) NHS
13 13 (1.47%) Digital Media
14 12 (1.36%) Fintech
15 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.13%) Public Cloud
16 9 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (1.02%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 695 (78.53%) Linux
2 154 (17.40%) CentOS
3 127 (14.35%) Ubuntu
4 121 (13.67%) Windows
5 84 (9.49%) Debian
6 65 (7.34%) Unix
7 46 (5.20%) Windows Server
8 45 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 38 (4.29%) Android
10 37 (4.18%) Apple iOS
11 30 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (1.81%) Fedora
14 8 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.45%) HPUX
15 4 (0.45%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.34%) CoreOS
16 3 (0.34%) OpenBSD
17 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 392 (44.29%) DevOps
2 343 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (23.16%) Continuous Integration
4 185 (20.90%) Open Source
5 171 (19.32%) Configuration Management
6 164 (18.53%) TDD
7 151 (17.06%) Scrum
8 129 (14.58%) Web Development
9 126 (14.24%) E-Commerce
10 121 (13.67%) OO
11 102 (11.53%) MVC
12 101 (11.41%) Test Automation
13 95 (10.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 83 (9.38%) Software Engineering
15 77 (8.70%) OOP
16 76 (8.59%) High Availability
17 70 (7.91%) BDD
18 64 (7.23%) Microservices
19 63 (7.12%) Kanban
20 58 (6.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 385 (43.50%) Python
2 366 (41.36%) PHP
3 316 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 268 (30.28%) Ruby
5 246 (27.80%) Java
6 222 (25.08%) Bash Shell
7 132 (14.92%) SQL
8 117 (13.22%) Perl
9 109 (12.32%) Groovy
10 77 (8.70%) Shell Script
11 52 (5.88%) PHP 7
12 48 (5.42%) C#
13 44 (4.97%) Go
14 43 (4.86%) PowerShell
15 31 (3.50%) PHP 5
16 29 (3.28%) C++
16 29 (3.28%) XPath
17 18 (2.03%) C
18 14 (1.58%) ES6
19 13 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 98 (11.07%) Degree
2 60 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (0.90%) RHCE
4 7 (0.79%) RHCSA
4 7 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.79%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.45%) MCSE
5 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.34%) CCNA
6 3 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.34%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.11%) CCA
7 1 (0.11%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Certification
7 1 (0.11%) Linux+ Certification
7 1 (0.11%) MCSA
7 1 (0.11%) RHCA
7 1 (0.11%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.14%) QA
2 11 (1.24%) GCP
3 8 (0.90%) SLA
4 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.23%) DICOM
6 2 (0.23%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 339 (38.31%) Docker
2 64 (7.23%) Varnish
3 52 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 39 (4.41%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (3.05%) KVM
6 23 (2.60%) Active Directory
7 22 (2.49%) Xen
8 20 (2.26%) Hyper-V
8 20 (2.26%) Postfix
9 15 (1.69%) iptables
10 12 (1.36%) Samba
11 11 (1.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 9 (1.02%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.79%) GlusterFS
13 7 (0.79%) NFS
13 7 (0.79%) pfSense
14 6 (0.68%) Ceph
14 6 (0.68%) LXC
14 6 (0.68%) Virtual Servers
14 6 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 324 (36.61%) Puppet
2 251 (28.36%) Ansible
3 224 (25.31%) Opscode Chef
4 115 (12.99%) HAProxy
5 93 (10.51%) Kubernetes
6 91 (10.28%) Terraform
7 66 (7.46%) Nagios
8 60 (6.78%) logstash
9 48 (5.42%) ZABBIX
10 38 (4.29%) Kibana
11 31 (3.50%) Salt
12 29 (3.28%) Graphite
13 21 (2.37%) Packer
14 18 (2.03%) Grafana
15 11 (1.24%) Graylog
15 11 (1.24%) vRealize
16 10 (1.13%) CFEngine
16 10 (1.13%) Galera Cluster
17 9 (1.02%) Nmap
18 8 (0.90%) cPanel
Vendors
1 91 (10.28%) VMware
2 87 (9.83%) Red Hat
3 46 (5.20%) Zend
4 40 (4.52%) Google
5 36 (4.07%) SaltStack
6 35 (3.95%) Cisco
7 32 (3.62%) New Relic
8 30 (3.39%) Microsoft
9 23 (2.60%) Rackspace
10 17 (1.92%) HP
11 13 (1.47%) MuleSoft
12 12 (1.36%) Citrix
12 12 (1.36%) Juniper
13 11 (1.24%) Oracle
14 10 (1.13%) Adobe
15 9 (1.02%) AppDynamics
15 9 (1.02%) F5
16 8 (0.90%) Dell
17 6 (0.68%) Splunk
18 4 (0.45%) Scality