Period
to 27 October 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 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

nginx
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 595 541 613
Rank change year-on-year -54 +72 +28
Permanent jobs citing nginx 519 169 530
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.98% 2.44% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 300 150 421
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £32,952
25th Percentile £43,750 £38,375 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +7.84%
75th Percentile £72,500 £62,188 £70,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% +4.44% +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 17,432 6,930 20,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.73% 13.99% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,837 5,761 16,141
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +4.65% -1.98%

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 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for nginx in the UK

nginx
Top 15 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 27 October 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 -48 480 £55,000 +4.76% 82
UK excluding London -112 254 £52,500 +11.70% 40
London -76 235 £75,000 +15.38% 46
Work from Home -161 157 £65,000 +30.00% 25
North of England -93 96 £52,500 - 14
South East -112 59 £50,000 +14.29% 1
North West -76 52 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Yorkshire -84 44 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Midlands -107 40 £40,000 -42.86% 9
South West -86 32 £52,500 +16.67% 4
East Midlands -47 24 £32,500 -56.67% 5
West Midlands -86 16 £46,250 -13.95% 4
Wales - 15 £37,500 - 3
East of England -94 9 £70,000 +55.56% 6
Scotland -93 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 27 October 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.

1 242 (46.63%) Linux
2 225 (43.35%) JavaScript
3 217 (41.81%) Git (software)
4 216 (41.62%) Python
5 202 (38.92%) Docker
6 199 (38.34%) MySQL
7 188 (36.22%) NoSQL
8 174 (33.53%) DevOps
9 172 (33.14%) Redis
10 170 (32.76%) AWS
11 167 (32.18%) Apache
12 165 (31.79%) HTML
13 156 (30.06%) Kubernetes
14 155 (29.87%) Java
14 155 (29.87%) CSS
15 154 (29.67%) SQL
16 153 (29.48%) Social Skills
17 149 (28.71%) PostgreSQL
18 144 (27.75%) Jenkins
19 143 (27.55%) PHP
20 140 (26.97%) Finance
21 137 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
22 135 (26.01%) MongoDB
22 135 (26.01%) Problem-Solving
23 134 (25.82%) Ansible
23 134 (25.82%) Node.js
24 127 (24.47%) RabbitMQ
25 119 (22.93%) Continuous Integration
26 113 (21.77%) Software Engineering
27 111 (21.39%) React

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
1 167 (32.18%) Apache
2 70 (13.49%) Apache Solr
3 64 (12.33%) Elasticsearch
4 59 (11.37%) IIS
5 34 (6.55%) Tomcat
6 26 (5.01%) WordPress
7 23 (4.43%) CMS
8 22 (4.24%) Confluence
9 18 (3.47%) JBoss
10 13 (2.50%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.54%) Traefik
12 7 (1.35%) Drupal
13 5 (0.96%) Jetty
14 4 (0.77%) Gunicorn
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
16 2 (0.39%) Headless CMS
16 2 (0.39%) lighttpd
16 2 (0.39%) Traffic Server
17 1 (0.19%) Mailman
Applications
1 8 (1.54%) Photoshop
2 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.16%) InDesign
4 4 (0.77%) Figma
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (3.28%) Shopify
2 15 (2.89%) Magento
3 5 (0.96%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 170 (32.76%) AWS
2 106 (20.42%) GCP
3 103 (19.85%) Azure
4 59 (11.37%) GitHub
5 41 (7.90%) npm
6 37 (7.13%) OpenShift
7 33 (6.36%) Yarn
8 29 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (5.39%) Serverless
10 24 (4.62%) SaaS
11 23 (4.43%) Amazon S3
11 23 (4.43%) AWS Lambda
12 19 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 19 (3.66%) AWS CloudFormation
13 16 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
13 16 (3.08%) Cloudflare
13 16 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 13 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (2.31%) Amazon EKS
16 10 (1.93%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 60 (11.56%) HTTP
2 41 (7.90%) DNS
3 30 (5.78%) VPN
4 29 (5.59%) Firewall
5 20 (3.85%) SSL
6 16 (3.08%) Internet
7 13 (2.50%) RIP
8 11 (2.12%) DHCP
8 11 (2.12%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.73%) VLAN
10 8 (1.54%) Broadband
10 8 (1.54%) SSH
11 7 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
11 7 (1.35%) SMTP
12 6 (1.16%) Asterisk PBX
12 6 (1.16%) Network Security
12 6 (1.16%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (1.16%) RTP
13 5 (0.96%) BIG-IP
14 4 (0.77%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (38.34%) MySQL
2 188 (36.22%) NoSQL
3 172 (33.14%) Redis
4 149 (28.71%) PostgreSQL
5 135 (26.01%) MongoDB
6 45 (8.67%) Couchbase
7 37 (7.13%) SQL Server
8 21 (4.05%) MariaDB
9 18 (3.47%) Relational Database
10 17 (3.28%) BigQuery
10 17 (3.28%) Hazelcast
11 15 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2017
13 8 (1.54%) Event Store
14 6 (1.16%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.96%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
16 4 (0.77%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.58%) ArangoDB
Development Applications
1 217 (41.81%) Git (software)
2 144 (27.75%) Jenkins
3 68 (13.10%) GitLab
4 63 (12.14%) Subversion
5 53 (10.21%) Mercurial
5 53 (10.21%) webpack
6 41 (7.90%) Maven
7 37 (7.13%) gulp
8 34 (6.55%) JIRA
9 24 (4.62%) Bitbucket
10 23 (4.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 20 (3.85%) GoCD
12 18 (3.47%) Postman
13 17 (3.28%) JMeter
14 13 (2.50%) Vagrant
15 11 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
16 10 (1.93%) Visual Studio
17 9 (1.73%) CircleCI
17 9 (1.73%) Grunt
17 9 (1.73%) TeamCity
General
1 153 (29.48%) Social Skills
2 140 (26.97%) Finance
3 64 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (7.13%) Games
5 22 (4.24%) Marketing
6 21 (4.05%) Retail
7 20 (3.85%) Documentation Skills
8 18 (3.47%) Public Sector
9 15 (2.89%) Financial Institution
10 13 (2.50%) Telecoms
11 10 (1.93%) Advertising
11 10 (1.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 9 (1.73%) Law
13 8 (1.54%) Publishing
14 7 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
15 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
16 5 (0.96%) Electronics
17 2 (0.39%) Back Office
18 1 (0.19%) Legal
18 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 242 (46.63%) Developer
2 81 (15.61%) Software Engineer
3 65 (12.52%) PHP Developer
4 58 (11.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 49 (9.44%) E-Commerce Developer
6 47 (9.06%) Python Engineer
6 47 (9.06%) Python Software Engineer
7 46 (8.86%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 42 (8.09%) Java Developer
9 29 (5.59%) Backend Developer
10 27 (5.20%) Senior DevOps
10 27 (5.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 26 (5.01%) Web Developer
12 25 (4.82%) UI Developer
13 24 (4.62%) Lead Developer
14 23 (4.43%) AWS Engineer
14 23 (4.43%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (3.47%) Python Developer
15 18 (3.47%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (31.79%) HTML
2 155 (29.87%) CSS
3 134 (25.82%) Node.js
4 127 (24.47%) RabbitMQ
5 111 (21.39%) React
6 97 (18.69%) Spring
7 93 (17.92%) REST
8 87 (16.76%) Spring Boot
9 81 (15.61%) LEMP Stack
10 73 (14.07%) jQuery
11 66 (12.72%) HTML5
12 63 (12.14%) Django
13 60 (11.56%) RESTful
14 59 (11.37%) Web Services
15 57 (10.98%) LAMP
16 54 (10.40%) GraphQL
17 51 (9.83%) Redux
18 50 (9.63%) AngularJS
19 49 (9.44%) CSS3
20 39 (7.51%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.67%) User Experience
2 29 (5.59%) Linux Command Line
3 21 (4.05%) Data Centre
3 21 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 17 (3.28%) Online Games
5 16 (3.08%) Clustering
6 15 (2.89%) Video\Live Streaming
7 14 (2.70%) Mobile App
8 13 (2.50%) Digital Media
9 12 (2.31%) Algorithms
10 11 (2.12%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.93%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.73%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.73%) SWIFT
13 8 (1.54%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.54%) MPEG
13 8 (1.54%) Virtual Team
14 6 (1.16%) BBC
14 6 (1.16%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 242 (46.63%) Linux
2 67 (12.91%) Windows
3 44 (8.48%) Ubuntu
4 30 (5.78%) CentOS
5 21 (4.05%) Unix
6 19 (3.66%) Windows Server
7 17 (3.28%) Android
7 17 (3.28%) Windows 10
8 15 (2.89%) Apple iOS
9 12 (2.31%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 11 (2.12%) CoreOS
11 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.96%) Windows Server 2019
14 4 (0.77%) Debian
14 4 (0.77%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.77%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (33.53%) DevOps
2 137 (26.40%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (26.01%) Problem-Solving
4 119 (22.93%) Continuous Integration
5 113 (21.77%) Software Engineering
6 101 (19.46%) Web Development
7 96 (18.50%) MVC
8 91 (17.53%) TDD
9 86 (16.57%) Microservices
10 84 (16.18%) E-Commerce
10 84 (16.18%) OO
11 53 (10.21%) Full Stack Development
12 50 (9.63%) Mentoring
12 50 (9.63%) Open Source
13 48 (9.25%) Configuration Management
13 48 (9.25%) Unit Testing
14 46 (8.86%) Time Management
15 45 (8.67%) Test Automation
16 44 (8.48%) OOP
17 38 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 225 (43.35%) JavaScript
2 216 (41.62%) Python
3 155 (29.87%) Java
4 154 (29.67%) SQL
5 143 (27.55%) PHP
6 74 (14.26%) TypeScript
7 63 (12.14%) C#
8 55 (10.60%) Bash Shell
9 41 (7.90%) C++
10 29 (5.59%) ES6
11 26 (5.01%) PowerShell
12 16 (3.08%) Go
13 15 (2.89%) Java 8
13 15 (2.89%) Kotlin
13 15 (2.89%) Perl
14 14 (2.70%) Ruby
15 11 (2.12%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.93%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.93%) VB.NET
17 7 (1.35%) CFML
Qualifications
1 45 (8.67%) Degree
2 33 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.47%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.54%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.35%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.39%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.39%) IISP
6 2 (0.39%) MCSA
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.39%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.19%) CCNA
7 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (2.31%) SLA
3 9 (1.73%) QA
4 5 (0.96%) GDPR
5 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.39%) NCSC
6 2 (0.39%) NIST
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (38.92%) Docker
2 29 (5.59%) Varnish
3 28 (5.39%) Active Directory
4 25 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (3.66%) iptables
6 15 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.73%) KVM
7 9 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.39%) LXC
9 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.39%) QEMU
9 2 (0.39%) Squid
9 2 (0.39%) Xen
10 1 (0.19%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.19%) Snort
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 156 (30.06%) Kubernetes
2 134 (25.82%) Ansible
3 102 (19.65%) Terraform
4 45 (8.67%) HAProxy
5 38 (7.32%) Puppet
6 28 (5.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 24 (4.62%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (3.66%) Prometheus
8 19 (3.66%) Rancher
9 17 (3.28%) Grafana
10 16 (3.08%) Consul
10 16 (3.08%) Failover Clustering
10 16 (3.08%) Packer
11 14 (2.70%) Istio
11 14 (2.70%) linkerd
12 7 (1.35%) Nagios
12 7 (1.35%) Salt
13 4 (0.77%) Rsyslog
13 4 (0.77%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.39%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 83 (15.99%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.68%) Google
3 36 (6.94%) VMware
4 23 (4.43%) Oracle
5 20 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 14 (2.70%) F5
7 13 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.50%) WooCommerce
8 12 (2.31%) BT
9 11 (2.12%) SAP
10 9 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.73%) Splunk
11 8 (1.54%) Adobe
11 8 (1.54%) IBM
12 6 (1.16%) Cisco
13 4 (0.77%) HP
13 4 (0.77%) Zend
14 3 (0.58%) Juniper
14 3 (0.58%) SonicWALL
15 2 (0.39%) Mitel