Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 91 130
Rank change year-on-year +4 +39 +61
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6218 5808 5427
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.45% 3.05% 2.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.41% 10.31% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5210 5220 4739
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% +5.88%

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 54477 56340 69118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.24% 29.63% 31.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44825 48103 58199
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +2 5897 £56,250 +2.27% 338
UK excluding London +51 3340 £47,500 - 206
London -19 2792 £66,500 +2.31% 144
South East +62 1016 £50,000 - 63
North of England +15 691 £45,000 -5.26% 52
Midlands +86 556 £45,000 -5.26% 29
East of England +49 441 £52,500 +3.96% 31
North West +26 412 £42,500 -10.53% 24
South West +8 393 £50,000 - 19
West Midlands +88 357 £45,000 - 18
Yorkshire +19 235 £50,000 - 24
East Midlands +69 199 £42,500 -10.53% 11
Scotland +29 175 £48,500 +2.11% 10
Wales +18 65 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North East -14 44 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Northern Ireland - 10 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 3700 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2581 (41.51%) Java
3 2501 (40.22%) SQL
4 2482 (39.92%) TDD
5 2314 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 2086 (33.55%) Git (software)
7 2075 (33.37%) C#
8 2027 (32.60%) .NET
9 1952 (31.39%) SQL Server
10 1849 (29.74%) Node.js
11 1793 (28.84%) RESTful
12 1781 (28.64%) MVC
13 1694 (27.24%) MongoDB
14 1641 (26.39%) BDD
15 1559 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
16 1440 (23.16%) AngularJS
17 1336 (21.49%) HTML
18 1324 (21.29%) Python
19 1311 (21.08%) Ruby
20 1299 (20.89%) ASP.NET
21 1229 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
22 1190 (19.14%) ASP.NET MVC
23 1177 (18.93%) Linux
24 1161 (18.67%) Finance
25 1126 (18.11%) CSS
26 1124 (18.08%) Continuous Integration
27 1086 (17.47%) Software Engineering
28 1083 (17.42%) Scrum
29 1074 (17.27%) DevOps
30 1071 (17.22%) MySQL

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
1 498 (8.01%) Apache Spark
2 478 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 334 (5.37%) Apache
4 318 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 209 (3.36%) JBoss
6 154 (2.48%) OpenStack
7 152 (2.44%) CMS
8 142 (2.28%) Confluence
9 110 (1.77%) nginx
10 109 (1.75%) Apache Solr
11 105 (1.69%) SAS
12 97 (1.56%) IIS
13 92 (1.48%) WebLogic
14 91 (1.46%) Jetty
15 79 (1.27%) WebSphere
16 70 (1.13%) Apache Pig
17 64 (1.03%) Mule
18 62 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 55 (0.88%) Mule ESB
20 44 (0.71%) Ethereum
Applications
1 56 (0.90%) SPSS
2 47 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.11%) HipChat
5 7 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.064%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.048%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.048%) S-PLUS
7 3 (0.048%) Stata
7 3 (0.048%) Weka
8 2 (0.032%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.032%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.032%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.032%) Maya
9 1 (0.016%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.016%) GIMP
9 1 (0.016%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 15 (0.24%) SAP ERP
1 15 (0.24%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 14 (0.23%) Eloqua
3 12 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.11%) Magento
5 6 (0.096%) Revive Adserver
5 6 (0.096%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.080%) SAP Hybris
6 5 (0.080%) Unica
7 4 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.048%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.032%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.016%) Adobe Campaign
10 1 (0.016%) FastStats PeopleStage
10 1 (0.016%) ION MarketView
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.016%) Oracle FAH
10 1 (0.016%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1559 (25.07%) Amazon AWS
2 924 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 356 (5.73%) SaaS
4 230 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 225 (3.62%) GitHub
6 168 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 163 (2.62%) PaaS
8 139 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
9 105 (1.69%) IaaS
10 99 (1.59%) Amazon S3
11 89 (1.43%) Serverless
12 64 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
13 60 (0.96%) npm
14 50 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
15 46 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
16 34 (0.55%) OpenShift
17 30 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
18 29 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
18 29 (0.47%) Bluemix
19 28 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 247 (3.97%) HTTP
2 202 (3.25%) Internet
3 108 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 79 (1.27%) SSL
5 72 (1.16%) DNS
5 72 (1.16%) Firewall
6 70 (1.13%) AMQP
7 41 (0.66%) SMS
8 36 (0.58%) SAN
9 32 (0.51%) LDAP
10 27 (0.43%) NAS
11 26 (0.42%) SMTP
12 22 (0.35%) VPN
13 16 (0.26%) Broadband
13 16 (0.26%) Ethernet
13 16 (0.26%) SMPP
14 15 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (0.19%) ICMP
15 12 (0.19%) IMAP
15 12 (0.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1952 (31.39%) SQL Server
2 1694 (27.24%) MongoDB
3 1071 (17.22%) MySQL
4 895 (14.39%) Big Data
5 761 (12.24%) Hadoop
6 752 (12.09%) Apache Cassandra
7 738 (11.87%) Relational Database
8 612 (9.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 574 (9.23%) Redis
10 435 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
11 411 (6.61%) SQL Server 2014
12 336 (5.40%) RDBMS
13 313 (5.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 224 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
15 190 (3.06%) Apache Hive
16 187 (3.01%) HBase
17 180 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 162 (2.61%) Couchbase
19 153 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 137 (2.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2086 (33.55%) Git (software)
2 650 (10.45%) Jenkins
3 443 (7.12%) Maven
4 407 (6.55%) Subversion
5 400 (6.43%) JIRA
6 309 (4.97%) JUnit
7 288 (4.63%) TeamCity
8 182 (2.93%) Mercurial
9 153 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 143 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 142 (2.28%) Cucumber
12 140 (2.25%) Gradle
12 140 (2.25%) Selenium
13 132 (2.12%) gulp
14 121 (1.95%) Grunt
15 119 (1.91%) Visual Studio
16 114 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
17 107 (1.72%) Vagrant
18 106 (1.70%) webpack
19 99 (1.59%) Ant
General
1 1161 (18.67%) Finance
2 374 (6.01%) Banking
3 342 (5.50%) Games
4 323 (5.19%) Marketing
5 321 (5.16%) Retail
6 242 (3.89%) Advertising
7 234 (3.76%) Telecoms
8 169 (2.72%) Electronics
9 154 (2.48%) Manufacturing
10 138 (2.22%) Music Industry
11 107 (1.72%) Investment Banking
12 97 (1.56%) Publishing
13 89 (1.43%) Retail Banking
14 57 (0.92%) Back Office
15 50 (0.80%) Front Office
16 49 (0.79%) Billing
17 47 (0.76%) Law
18 46 (0.74%) Legal
19 39 (0.63%) Automotive
20 27 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3807 (61.23%) Developer
2 1268 (20.39%) .NET Developer
3 1199 (19.28%) Java Developer
4 809 (13.01%) Senior Developer
5 467 (7.51%) C# Developer
6 460 (7.40%) Architect
7 426 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 402 (6.47%) Full Stack Developer
9 350 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 345 (5.55%) Senior Java Developer
11 339 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
12 328 (5.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 257 (4.13%) Java Engineer
14 244 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
15 206 (3.31%) Lead Developer
16 185 (2.98%) PHP Developer
17 184 (2.96%) ASP.NET Developer
17 184 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
18 183 (2.94%) DBA
19 175 (2.81%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2027 (32.60%) .NET
2 1849 (29.74%) Node.js
3 1793 (28.84%) RESTful
4 1440 (23.16%) AngularJS
5 1336 (21.49%) HTML
6 1299 (20.89%) ASP.NET
7 1229 (19.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1190 (19.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1126 (18.11%) CSS
10 1048 (16.85%) Spring
11 997 (16.03%) WCF
12 982 (15.79%) Web Services
13 911 (14.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 889 (14.30%) REST
15 753 (12.11%) .NET Framework
16 686 (11.03%) Entity Framework
17 657 (10.57%) HTML5
18 615 (9.89%) React
19 559 (8.99%) Code First Entity Framework
20 527 (8.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 718 (11.55%) Computer Science
2 427 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
3 426 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 330 (5.31%) Algorithms
5 297 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 285 (4.58%) User Experience
7 268 (4.31%) Fintech
8 241 (3.88%) Data Structures
9 160 (2.57%) Mobile App
10 159 (2.56%) BBC
11 126 (2.03%) Social Media
12 110 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
13 102 (1.64%) Data Centre
14 93 (1.50%) Social Network
15 92 (1.48%) Clustering
16 80 (1.29%) Client/Server
16 80 (1.29%) Public Cloud
17 79 (1.27%) Hedge funds
18 57 (0.92%) Blog
19 50 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1177 (18.93%) Linux
2 432 (6.95%) Windows
3 350 (5.63%) Unix
4 166 (2.67%) Android
5 154 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 109 (1.75%) CentOS
7 93 (1.50%) Ubuntu
7 93 (1.50%) Windows Server
8 65 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 50 (0.80%) Debian
10 41 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (0.35%) Windows 10
12 18 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 14 (0.23%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.21%) Solaris
15 11 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.13%) Windows 7
17 7 (0.11%) AIX
18 6 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
19 5 (0.080%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3700 (59.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2482 (39.92%) TDD
3 1781 (28.64%) MVC
4 1641 (26.39%) BDD
5 1124 (18.08%) Continuous Integration
6 1086 (17.47%) Software Engineering
7 1083 (17.42%) Scrum
8 1074 (17.27%) DevOps
9 1056 (16.98%) OO
10 1049 (16.87%) Microservices
11 969 (15.58%) Web Application Development
12 702 (11.29%) Analytics
13 639 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
14 578 (9.30%) Open Source
15 560 (9.01%) Test Automation
16 490 (7.88%) Kanban
17 468 (7.53%) Unit Testing
18 461 (7.41%) E-Commerce
19 436 (7.01%) Web Development
20 415 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2581 (41.51%) Java
2 2501 (40.22%) SQL
3 2314 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 2075 (33.37%) C#
5 1324 (21.29%) Python
6 1311 (21.08%) Ruby
7 577 (9.28%) PHP
8 545 (8.76%) Scala
9 381 (6.13%) C++
10 281 (4.52%) Go
11 235 (3.78%) Bash Shell
11 235 (3.78%) T-SQL
12 222 (3.57%) R
13 184 (2.96%) Perl
14 183 (2.94%) C
15 178 (2.86%) PowerShell
16 162 (2.61%) Groovy
17 144 (2.32%) TypeScript
18 122 (1.96%) F#
19 120 (1.93%) ES6
Qualifications
1 812 (13.06%) Degree
2 333 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 120 (1.93%) Security Cleared
4 112 (1.80%) PhD
5 103 (1.66%) Master's Degree
6 58 (0.93%) SC Cleared
7 48 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 14 (0.23%) MBA
10 13 (0.21%) MCITP
10 13 (0.21%) MCTS
11 11 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (0.16%) ISEB
13 9 (0.14%) MCSE
13 9 (0.14%) Postgraduate
14 8 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
14 8 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.13%) MySQL Certification
15 7 (0.11%) MCSA
15 7 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 335 (5.39%) QA
2 98 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 60 (0.96%) GCP
4 39 (0.63%) GDPR
5 26 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.13%) SLA
7 7 (0.11%) COBIT
8 6 (0.096%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.080%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 3 (0.048%) PSD2
10 3 (0.048%) TickIT
11 2 (0.032%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.032%) HL7
11 2 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 2 (0.032%) PMO
12 1 (0.016%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.016%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.016%) MiFID
System Software
1 890 (14.31%) Docker
2 95 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 84 (1.35%) Apache Flume
4 74 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 66 (1.06%) HDFS
6 29 (0.47%) vSphere
7 28 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (0.23%) Hyper-V
9 14 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
10 11 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 10 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 8 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
13 7 (0.11%) Varnish
14 6 (0.096%) iptables
14 6 (0.096%) KVM
14 6 (0.096%) SAP ITS
15 5 (0.080%) Xen
16 3 (0.048%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 413 (6.64%) Ansible
1 413 (6.64%) Puppet
2 346 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 290 (4.66%) Kubernetes
4 146 (2.35%) Terraform
5 94 (1.51%) Nagios
6 87 (1.40%) Kibana
7 55 (0.88%) logstash
7 55 (0.88%) Packer
8 48 (0.77%) Mesos
9 38 (0.61%) ZABBIX
10 35 (0.56%) HAProxy
11 32 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
12 30 (0.48%) Marathon
13 28 (0.45%) Salt
14 27 (0.43%) Grafana
15 22 (0.35%) Oozie
16 21 (0.34%) Cobbler
16 21 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
17 20 (0.32%) Consul
Vendors
1 722 (11.61%) Oracle
2 634 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 388 (6.24%) Google
4 220 (3.54%) Facebook
5 204 (3.28%) SAP
6 181 (2.91%) Apple
7 140 (2.25%) VMware
8 135 (2.17%) Tableau
9 106 (1.70%) Sony
10 104 (1.67%) Yahoo!
11 102 (1.64%) IBM
12 100 (1.61%) Sybase
13 99 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 97 (1.56%) Splunk
15 87 (1.40%) Cloudera
16 83 (1.33%) Xamarin
17 56 (0.90%) Perforce
18 55 (0.88%) Talend
19 49 (0.79%) Atlassian
19 49 (0.79%) Hortonworks