Period
to 23 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NoSQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NoSQL over the 6 months to 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 94 134
Rank change year-on-year +9 +40 +63
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6169 5657 5297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.51% 2.98% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.52% 10.07% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5209 5069 4638
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

NoSQL is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 53569 56197 69091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.52% 29.64% 31.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44034 47845 58259
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NoSQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NoSQL.

Salary trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NoSQL over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NoSQL within the UK over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +5 5870 £57,500 +4.55% 351
UK excluding London +59 3291 £47,500 - 204
London -7 2800 £65,000 +4.00% 158
South East +60 978 £50,000 - 58
North of England +22 687 £45,000 -5.26% 51
Midlands +92 566 £45,000 -5.26% 28
East of England +37 424 £55,000 +8.91% 37
South West +21 410 £47,500 -5.00% 19
North West +32 406 £42,500 -10.53% 25
West Midlands +85 365 £47,500 - 15
Yorkshire +26 244 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East Midlands +75 201 £44,000 -7.37% 13
Scotland +30 179 £50,000 +5.26% 5
Wales +9 48 £40,000 -20.00% 6
North East -14 37 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Northern Ireland - 10 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing NoSQL 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 NoSQL.

1 3657 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 2612 (42.34%) Java
3 2447 (39.67%) SQL
4 2446 (39.65%) TDD
5 2260 (36.63%) JavaScript
6 2091 (33.90%) Git (software)
7 2026 (32.84%) C#
8 1997 (32.37%) .NET
9 1929 (31.27%) SQL Server
10 1786 (28.95%) Node.js
11 1770 (28.69%) MVC
12 1742 (28.24%) RESTful
13 1727 (27.99%) MongoDB
14 1588 (25.74%) BDD
15 1547 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
16 1452 (23.54%) AngularJS
17 1328 (21.53%) HTML
18 1294 (20.98%) Python
19 1291 (20.93%) ASP.NET
20 1251 (20.28%) Ruby
21 1216 (19.71%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1200 (19.45%) Linux
23 1176 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
24 1169 (18.95%) Finance
25 1134 (18.38%) CSS
26 1125 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
27 1106 (17.93%) Scrum
28 1043 (16.91%) OO
28 1043 (16.91%) Spring
29 1040 (16.86%) Microservices

NoSQL
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
1 471 (7.63%) Elasticsearch
2 468 (7.59%) Apache Spark
3 348 (5.64%) Tomcat
4 339 (5.50%) Apache
5 225 (3.65%) JBoss
6 157 (2.54%) OpenStack
7 146 (2.37%) CMS
8 124 (2.01%) Apache Solr
9 116 (1.88%) Confluence
10 113 (1.83%) IIS
10 113 (1.83%) nginx
11 109 (1.77%) WebLogic
12 105 (1.70%) SAS
13 93 (1.51%) WebSphere
14 91 (1.48%) Jetty
15 79 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 76 (1.23%) Apache Pig
16 76 (1.23%) Mule
17 61 (0.99%) Mule ESB
18 47 (0.76%) Ethereum
Applications
1 53 (0.86%) SPSS
2 41 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.13%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.097%) HipChat
6 5 (0.081%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.065%) S-PLUS
7 4 (0.065%) Stata
8 3 (0.049%) Weka
9 2 (0.032%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 1 (0.016%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.016%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.016%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 18 (0.29%) Eloqua
2 11 (0.18%) SAP ERP
2 11 (0.18%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 8 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.13%) Unica
4 7 (0.11%) Magento
5 6 (0.097%) Revive Adserver
6 4 (0.065%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.065%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.065%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.065%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.049%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.032%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.016%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.016%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.016%) RMDS
9 1 (0.016%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1547 (25.08%) Amazon AWS
2 909 (14.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 347 (5.62%) SaaS
4 227 (3.68%) GitHub
5 218 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 173 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
7 157 (2.54%) PaaS
8 141 (2.29%) Cloud Computing
9 106 (1.72%) IaaS
10 93 (1.51%) Amazon S3
11 83 (1.35%) Serverless
12 61 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
13 56 (0.91%) npm
14 46 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
15 42 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
16 34 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
17 33 (0.53%) Bluemix
18 29 (0.47%) OpenShift
19 26 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
20 18 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 267 (4.33%) HTTP
2 221 (3.58%) Internet
3 102 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 82 (1.33%) DNS
5 75 (1.22%) SSL
6 68 (1.10%) AMQP
7 66 (1.07%) Firewall
8 41 (0.66%) SMS
9 38 (0.62%) LDAP
9 38 (0.62%) SAN
10 29 (0.47%) NAS
11 27 (0.44%) SMTP
12 20 (0.32%) VPN
13 17 (0.28%) Ethernet
14 16 (0.26%) MPLS
14 16 (0.26%) SMPP
15 13 (0.21%) Broadband
15 13 (0.21%) Wireshark
16 12 (0.19%) DHCP
16 12 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1929 (31.27%) SQL Server
2 1727 (27.99%) MongoDB
3 1032 (16.73%) MySQL
4 904 (14.65%) Big Data
5 786 (12.74%) Relational Database
6 767 (12.43%) Hadoop
7 764 (12.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 609 (9.87%) Redis
8 609 (9.87%) SQL Server 2016
9 404 (6.55%) PostgreSQL
10 401 (6.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 381 (6.18%) RDBMS
12 305 (4.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 228 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
14 194 (3.14%) HBase
15 191 (3.10%) Apache Hive
16 184 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 165 (2.67%) Couchbase
18 162 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 145 (2.35%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2091 (33.90%) Git (software)
2 636 (10.31%) Jenkins
3 446 (7.23%) Maven
4 402 (6.52%) JIRA
5 397 (6.44%) Subversion
6 337 (5.46%) JUnit
7 260 (4.21%) TeamCity
8 194 (3.14%) Mercurial
9 156 (2.53%) Gradle
10 153 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 145 (2.35%) gulp
12 136 (2.20%) Cucumber
13 133 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 131 (2.12%) Selenium
15 127 (2.06%) Grunt
16 121 (1.96%) Visual Studio
17 109 (1.77%) Ant
18 103 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
18 103 (1.67%) webpack
19 99 (1.60%) Vagrant
General
1 1169 (18.95%) Finance
2 364 (5.90%) Banking
3 327 (5.30%) Games
3 327 (5.30%) Marketing
4 325 (5.27%) Retail
5 252 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 238 (3.86%) Advertising
7 183 (2.97%) Electronics
8 169 (2.74%) Manufacturing
9 130 (2.11%) Music Industry
10 111 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 97 (1.57%) Publishing
12 93 (1.51%) Retail Banking
13 51 (0.83%) Back Office
14 50 (0.81%) Front Office
14 50 (0.81%) Law
15 44 (0.71%) Billing
16 36 (0.58%) Legal
17 34 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
18 28 (0.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3787 (61.39%) Developer
2 1246 (20.20%) Java Developer
3 1244 (20.17%) .NET Developer
4 816 (13.23%) Senior Developer
5 478 (7.75%) C# Developer
6 476 (7.72%) Architect
7 413 (6.69%) Software Engineer
8 407 (6.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 367 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 353 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
11 341 (5.53%) Software Developer
12 336 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
13 254 (4.12%) Java Engineer
14 238 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
15 195 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
16 194 (3.14%) DBA
17 186 (3.02%) Lead Developer
18 184 (2.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 182 (2.95%) Senior Software Engineer
20 177 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1997 (32.37%) .NET
2 1786 (28.95%) Node.js
3 1742 (28.24%) RESTful
4 1452 (23.54%) AngularJS
5 1328 (21.53%) HTML
6 1291 (20.93%) ASP.NET
7 1216 (19.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1176 (19.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1134 (18.38%) CSS
10 1043 (16.91%) Spring
11 1015 (16.45%) Web Services
12 967 (15.68%) WCF
13 905 (14.67%) REST
14 880 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 744 (12.06%) .NET Framework
16 691 (11.20%) Entity Framework
17 680 (11.02%) HTML5
18 616 (9.99%) React
19 547 (8.87%) Code First Entity Framework
19 547 (8.87%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 671 (10.88%) Computer Science
2 428 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 422 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
4 329 (5.33%) Algorithms
5 305 (4.94%) User Experience
6 283 (4.59%) Analytical Skills
7 263 (4.26%) Fintech
8 255 (4.13%) Data Structures
9 145 (2.35%) Mobile App
10 143 (2.32%) BBC
11 113 (1.83%) Social Media
12 103 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
13 92 (1.49%) Data Centre
14 89 (1.44%) Social Network
15 88 (1.43%) Clustering
16 86 (1.39%) Hedge funds
17 78 (1.26%) Blog
18 69 (1.12%) Client/Server
19 63 (1.02%) Public Cloud
20 49 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1200 (19.45%) Linux
2 433 (7.02%) Windows
3 346 (5.61%) Unix
4 162 (2.63%) Android
5 149 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 109 (1.77%) CentOS
7 103 (1.67%) Ubuntu
8 93 (1.51%) Windows Server
9 63 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 50 (0.81%) Debian
11 38 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (0.32%) Mac OS X
13 18 (0.29%) Windows 10
14 15 (0.24%) Solaris
14 15 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (0.21%) Mac OS
16 11 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
17 9 (0.15%) AIX
18 6 (0.097%) Windows 7
19 4 (0.065%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3657 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 2446 (39.65%) TDD
3 1770 (28.69%) MVC
4 1588 (25.74%) BDD
5 1125 (18.24%) Continuous Integration
6 1106 (17.93%) Scrum
7 1043 (16.91%) OO
8 1040 (16.86%) Microservices
9 1027 (16.65%) Software Engineering
10 1018 (16.50%) DevOps
11 944 (15.30%) Web Application Development
12 675 (10.94%) Analytics
13 662 (10.73%) Business Intelligence
14 593 (9.61%) Open Source
15 557 (9.03%) Kanban
16 537 (8.70%) Test Automation
17 480 (7.78%) E-Commerce
18 455 (7.38%) Web Development
19 453 (7.34%) Unit Testing
20 429 (6.95%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2612 (42.34%) Java
2 2447 (39.67%) SQL
3 2260 (36.63%) JavaScript
4 2026 (32.84%) C#
5 1294 (20.98%) Python
6 1251 (20.28%) Ruby
7 533 (8.64%) Scala
8 524 (8.49%) PHP
9 396 (6.42%) C++
10 258 (4.18%) Go
11 230 (3.73%) T-SQL
12 222 (3.60%) Bash Shell
13 203 (3.29%) R
14 194 (3.14%) C
15 185 (3.00%) Perl
16 178 (2.89%) PowerShell
17 163 (2.64%) Groovy
18 154 (2.50%) TypeScript
19 126 (2.04%) F#
20 117 (1.90%) ES6
Qualifications
1 763 (12.37%) Degree
2 309 (5.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (1.73%) PhD
4 102 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 91 (1.48%) Master's Degree
6 64 (1.04%) SC Cleared
7 51 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.31%) DV Cleared
8 19 (0.31%) MCITP
8 19 (0.31%) MCTS
9 13 (0.21%) ISEB
10 10 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.16%) MBA
10 10 (0.16%) MySQL Certification
11 9 (0.15%) CITP
11 9 (0.15%) Postgraduate
12 8 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
13 7 (0.11%) CISM
13 7 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
13 7 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 322 (5.22%) QA
2 100 (1.62%) Data Quality
3 44 (0.71%) GCP
4 43 (0.70%) GDPR
5 37 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.15%) SLA
7 6 (0.097%) COBIT
7 6 (0.097%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.065%) PMO
9 3 (0.049%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.049%) PSD2
9 3 (0.049%) TickIT
9 3 (0.049%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 2 (0.032%) HL7
10 2 (0.032%) MiFID
11 1 (0.016%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.016%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.016%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 840 (13.62%) Docker
2 102 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 85 (1.38%) Apache Flume
4 80 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
5 70 (1.13%) HDFS
6 28 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (0.31%) vSphere
9 17 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
10 14 (0.23%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.18%) Hyper-V
12 10 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 10 (0.16%) KVM
13 9 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 9 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.13%) Varnish
15 6 (0.097%) iptables
15 6 (0.097%) Xen
16 4 (0.065%) SAP ITS
17 3 (0.049%) LXC
Systems Management
1 404 (6.55%) Puppet
2 387 (6.27%) Ansible
3 343 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
4 287 (4.65%) Kubernetes
5 131 (2.12%) Terraform
6 98 (1.59%) Nagios
7 92 (1.49%) Kibana
8 61 (0.99%) logstash
9 50 (0.81%) Packer
10 47 (0.76%) Mesos
11 40 (0.65%) ZABBIX
12 37 (0.60%) Salt
13 36 (0.58%) HAProxy
14 34 (0.55%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (0.42%) Marathon
16 23 (0.37%) Grafana
16 23 (0.37%) Oozie
17 19 (0.31%) Consul
18 18 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
18 18 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 745 (12.08%) Oracle
2 660 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 356 (5.77%) Google
4 223 (3.61%) SAP
5 205 (3.32%) Facebook
6 174 (2.82%) Apple
7 147 (2.38%) VMware
8 128 (2.07%) Tableau
9 106 (1.72%) IBM
10 103 (1.67%) Red Hat
10 103 (1.67%) Sybase
11 102 (1.65%) Splunk
12 97 (1.57%) Cloudera
13 92 (1.49%) Sony
13 92 (1.49%) Yahoo!
14 85 (1.38%) Xamarin
15 59 (0.96%) Perforce
15 59 (0.96%) Talend
16 49 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
16 49 (0.79%) Hortonworks