Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 541 586 649
Rank change year-on-year +45 +63 -13
Permanent jobs citing nginx 532 211 522
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.47% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.42% 2.15% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 343 180 442
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,813 £65,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +9.20% -3.33%

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 15,561 9,817 21,470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.78% 14.23% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10,254 7,821 17,112
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +1.16%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +53 491 £52,500 +5.00% 105
UK excluding London +25 290 £50,000 +5.26% 65
London +8 220 £65,000 -3.35% 42
Work from Home -118 146 £55,000 +18.92% 28
North of England +1 120 £52,500 +5.00% 28
Yorkshire -36 60 £52,500 +5.00% 6
North West -22 57 £52,500 +16.67% 17
South West -58 50 £45,000 +12.50% 9
South East -61 48 £49,250 -1.50% 15
Midlands -54 37 £37,500 -50.00% 4
East Midlands -27 24 £32,500 -56.67% 3
Wales -10 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
West Midlands -57 13 £45,000 -30.77% 1
East of England -37 9 £62,500 +25.00% 5
Scotland -68 9 £47,500 +46.15% 2
North East - 3 £80,000 - 5
Northern Ireland - 1 £55,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 257 (48.31%) Linux
2 233 (43.80%) Git (software)
3 230 (43.23%) JavaScript
4 220 (41.35%) Python
5 200 (37.59%) MySQL
6 199 (37.41%) Docker
7 191 (35.90%) Redis
8 183 (34.40%) AWS
9 169 (31.77%) NoSQL
10 164 (30.83%) PostgreSQL
11 163 (30.64%) Apache
12 161 (30.26%) Java
13 160 (30.08%) SQL
14 157 (29.51%) PHP
14 157 (29.51%) Ansible
15 155 (29.14%) HTML
16 152 (28.57%) DevOps
17 150 (28.20%) Jenkins
18 146 (27.44%) CSS
19 137 (25.75%) Finance
20 131 (24.62%) Social Skills
21 129 (24.25%) RabbitMQ
22 127 (23.87%) Continuous Integration
22 127 (23.87%) Kubernetes
23 123 (23.12%) MongoDB
24 122 (22.93%) React
25 119 (22.37%) Software Engineering
26 115 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
27 114 (21.43%) OO
28 113 (21.24%) Node.js

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
1 163 (30.64%) Apache
2 103 (19.36%) Elasticsearch
3 75 (14.10%) IIS
4 61 (11.47%) Tomcat
5 46 (8.65%) Apache Solr
6 29 (5.45%) Confluence
7 22 (4.14%) WordPress
8 17 (3.20%) CMS
9 15 (2.82%) OpenStack
10 11 (2.07%) ejabberd
11 9 (1.69%) JBoss
12 8 (1.50%) Traefik
13 5 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.94%) CloudStack
13 5 (0.94%) Gunicorn
14 4 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.38%) Drupal
15 2 (0.38%) Traffic Server
16 1 (0.19%) Appian
16 1 (0.19%) Mailman
Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (1.32%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.13%) InDesign
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.19%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 14 (2.63%) Shopify
2 13 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 183 (34.40%) AWS
2 95 (17.86%) Azure
3 75 (14.10%) GCP
4 46 (8.65%) npm
5 45 (8.46%) GitHub
6 36 (6.77%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (5.64%) Amazon S3
7 30 (5.64%) OpenShift
8 27 (5.08%) Serverless
9 25 (4.70%) Yarn
10 19 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (3.57%) SaaS
11 17 (3.20%) Amazon EKS
12 16 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
12 16 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (2.82%) IaaS
13 15 (2.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 14 (2.63%) Amazon ECS
14 14 (2.63%) AWS CodePipeline
15 13 (2.44%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 55 (10.34%) Firewall
2 52 (9.77%) HTTP
3 51 (9.59%) DNS
4 49 (9.21%) VPN
5 42 (7.89%) Internet
6 25 (4.70%) SSL
7 24 (4.51%) Asterisk PBX
8 21 (3.95%) BGP
9 18 (3.38%) DHCP
10 17 (3.20%) Diameter Protocol
10 17 (3.20%) LAN
10 17 (3.20%) SNMP
10 17 (3.20%) TCP/IP
10 17 (3.20%) VLAN
11 14 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
12 13 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
12 13 (2.44%) RIP
13 11 (2.07%) PBX
14 10 (1.88%) VoIP
15 9 (1.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (37.59%) MySQL
2 191 (35.90%) Redis
3 169 (31.77%) NoSQL
4 164 (30.83%) PostgreSQL
5 123 (23.12%) MongoDB
6 74 (13.91%) SQL Server
7 42 (7.89%) Couchbase
8 35 (6.58%) MariaDB
9 19 (3.57%) Relational Database
10 17 (3.20%) Amazon RDS
11 15 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.88%) SQL Server 2017
13 9 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.50%) BigQuery
14 8 (1.50%) Hazelcast
15 6 (1.13%) Event Store
15 6 (1.13%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (0.75%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.75%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 233 (43.80%) Git (software)
2 150 (28.20%) Jenkins
3 79 (14.85%) Subversion
4 69 (12.97%) Mercurial
5 54 (10.15%) webpack
6 48 (9.02%) JIRA
7 43 (8.08%) GitLab
8 42 (7.89%) Maven
9 37 (6.95%) gulp
10 31 (5.83%) Bitbucket
11 12 (2.26%) SonarQube
12 11 (2.07%) git-flow
12 11 (2.07%) GoCD
12 11 (2.07%) Visual Studio
13 10 (1.88%) Grunt
13 10 (1.88%) Postman
14 9 (1.69%) Crashlytics
14 9 (1.69%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.50%) IntelliJ
15 8 (1.50%) JMeter
General
1 137 (25.75%) Finance
2 131 (24.62%) Social Skills
3 57 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.83%) Games
5 27 (5.08%) Marketing
6 23 (4.32%) Documentation Skills
7 22 (4.14%) Organisational Skills
7 22 (4.14%) Retail
8 16 (3.01%) Financial Institution
8 16 (3.01%) Telecoms
9 11 (2.07%) Advertising
10 9 (1.69%) Publishing
11 8 (1.50%) Public Sector
12 7 (1.32%) Electronics
12 7 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.94%) Back Office
13 5 (0.94%) Law
14 4 (0.75%) Automotive
15 3 (0.56%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 1 (0.19%) Police
Job Titles
1 245 (46.05%) Developer
2 95 (17.86%) Software Engineer
3 68 (12.78%) Python Engineer
4 65 (12.22%) Python Software Engineer
5 55 (10.34%) PHP Developer
6 51 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 45 (8.46%) E-Commerce Developer
8 43 (8.08%) Java Developer
9 41 (7.71%) Backend Developer
9 41 (7.71%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
10 28 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
11 25 (4.70%) Linux Engineer
11 25 (4.70%) Python Developer
12 23 (4.32%) Senior DevOps
13 22 (4.14%) AWS Engineer
14 20 (3.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 19 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
15 19 (3.57%) Network Engineer
15 19 (3.57%) UI Developer
15 19 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (29.14%) HTML
2 146 (27.44%) CSS
3 129 (24.25%) RabbitMQ
4 122 (22.93%) React
5 113 (21.24%) Node.js
6 95 (17.86%) LEMP Stack
6 95 (17.86%) Spring
7 94 (17.67%) REST
8 80 (15.04%) Spring Boot
9 71 (13.35%) jQuery
10 65 (12.22%) Web Services
11 64 (12.03%) RESTful
12 63 (11.84%) Django
13 61 (11.47%) AngularJS
13 61 (11.47%) HTML5
14 50 (9.40%) LAMP
15 40 (7.52%) CSS3
16 38 (7.14%) GraphQL
17 37 (6.95%) Laravel
18 36 (6.77%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.46%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.95%) User Experience
3 36 (6.77%) Linux Command Line
4 17 (3.20%) Algorithms
5 16 (3.01%) Clustering
6 15 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (2.26%) iPad
7 12 (2.26%) Public Cloud
8 11 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 11 (2.07%) Private Cloud
9 10 (1.88%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.50%) Online Games
11 6 (1.13%) Blog
11 6 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.94%) BBC
12 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
12 5 (0.94%) MPEG
12 5 (0.94%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 257 (48.31%) Linux
2 79 (14.85%) Windows
3 53 (9.96%) Ubuntu
4 46 (8.65%) CentOS
5 24 (4.51%) Debian
6 23 (4.32%) Windows 10
7 19 (3.57%) Apple iOS
8 18 (3.38%) Windows 7
8 18 (3.38%) Windows 8
9 17 (3.20%) Android
10 16 (3.01%) Unix
10 16 (3.01%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (2.63%) Windows Server
12 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.13%) CoreOS
15 5 (0.94%) Windows Server 2019
16 4 (0.75%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (28.57%) DevOps
2 127 (23.87%) Continuous Integration
3 119 (22.37%) Software Engineering
4 115 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (21.43%) OO
6 111 (20.86%) Problem-Solving
7 104 (19.55%) TDD
8 96 (18.05%) MVC
9 91 (17.11%) Web Development
10 89 (16.73%) E-Commerce
10 89 (16.73%) Microservices
11 66 (12.41%) Open Source
12 60 (11.28%) Full Stack Development
13 50 (9.40%) Computer Science
14 48 (9.02%) OOP
15 44 (8.27%) Unit Testing
16 42 (7.89%) Mentoring
17 41 (7.71%) Time Management
18 38 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
19 35 (6.58%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 230 (43.23%) JavaScript
2 220 (41.35%) Python
3 161 (30.26%) Java
4 160 (30.08%) SQL
5 157 (29.51%) PHP
6 80 (15.04%) C#
7 72 (13.53%) Bash Shell
8 58 (10.90%) C++
9 51 (9.59%) TypeScript
10 33 (6.20%) ES6
11 26 (4.89%) PowerShell
12 25 (4.70%) Perl
13 21 (3.95%) Kotlin
14 20 (3.76%) Go
15 14 (2.63%) Java 8
16 12 (2.26%) C
16 12 (2.26%) Java 11
17 11 (2.07%) T-SQL
17 11 (2.07%) VB.NET
18 9 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (12.78%) Degree
2 43 (8.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.94%) CCIE
6 4 (0.75%) CCNP
6 4 (0.75%) HND
6 4 (0.75%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.38%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.38%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.38%) MCSA
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.19%) CCIE Data Center
8 1 (0.19%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.19%) CCNA
8 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.88%) QA
2 8 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.94%) GDPR
4 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.56%) SLA
6 2 (0.38%) Accessibility
6 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 199 (37.41%) Docker
2 34 (6.39%) Active Directory
3 33 (6.20%) iptables
4 17 (3.20%) KVM
4 17 (3.20%) QEMU
4 17 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (2.26%) Postfix
8 11 (2.07%) Kamailio
9 9 (1.69%) Varnish
10 4 (0.75%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.75%) Xen
11 3 (0.56%) NFS
11 3 (0.56%) Squid
12 2 (0.38%) Gluster
12 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.38%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 157 (29.51%) Ansible
2 127 (23.87%) Kubernetes
3 64 (12.03%) HAProxy
4 63 (11.84%) Puppet
5 59 (11.09%) Terraform
6 24 (4.51%) Hadoop YARN
7 23 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
8 22 (4.14%) Prometheus
9 20 (3.76%) ZABBIX
10 19 (3.57%) Rancher
11 17 (3.20%) Galera Cluster
11 17 (3.20%) Nagios
12 16 (3.01%) Grafana
13 15 (2.82%) Failover Clustering
13 15 (2.82%) Packer
14 10 (1.88%) Consul
15 7 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
15 7 (1.32%) Istio
15 7 (1.32%) linkerd
16 6 (1.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 95 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.46%) Google
3 30 (5.64%) VMware
4 28 (5.26%) Cisco
5 25 (4.70%) Oracle
6 22 (4.14%) HP
7 21 (3.95%) Atlassian
8 19 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 19 (3.57%) SonicWALL
9 17 (3.20%) GENBAND
9 17 (3.20%) Juniper
9 17 (3.20%) Mitel
9 17 (3.20%) Percona
10 12 (2.26%) F5
11 11 (2.07%) Nortel
12 10 (1.88%) BT
13 7 (1.32%) Adobe
13 7 (1.32%) IBM
13 7 (1.32%) WooCommerce
14 5 (0.94%) Splunk