Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 140 89
Rank change year-on-year +57 -51 -4
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 1,741 3,555 5,767
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.61% 2.53% 3.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.72% 9.36% 11.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,681 3,194 5,004
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 13,688 37,997 49,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.41% 27.06% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 11,427 31,016 40,583
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NoSQL.

Salary trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NoSQL over the 6 months to 26 September 2020.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 17 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 26 September 2020. 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 +54 1,639 £60,000 -3.49% 347
UK excluding London +91 867 £52,500 +5.00% 213
London +18 839 £72,500 +3.57% 154
North of England +88 281 £52,500 -3.67% 78
South East +65 253 £57,500 +15.00% 50
Work from Home +29 244 £62,500 +25.00% 48
North West +44 151 £55,000 +0.86% 39
Midlands +114 104 £57,500 +15.00% 23
Yorkshire +125 94 £50,000 -4.76% 18
South West +65 85 £51,593 +8.62% 19
West Midlands +89 76 £55,000 +10.00% 15
East of England +92 62 £60,000 - 22
Scotland +50 58 £55,000 +10.00% 17
North East +31 36 £45,000 -19.52% 21
East Midlands +85 28 £63,750 +34.21% 8
Wales +33 24 £50,000 - 2
Northern Ireland +6 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, IT jobs citing NoSQL 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 NoSQL.

1 925 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 875 (50.26%) SQL
3 697 (40.03%) Java
4 682 (39.17%) AWS
5 668 (38.37%) JavaScript
6 664 (38.14%) Microservices
7 578 (33.20%) Python
8 534 (30.67%) Azure
9 522 (29.98%) C#
10 518 (29.75%) DevOps
11 505 (29.01%) Docker
12 476 (27.34%) TDD
13 461 (26.48%) Software Engineering
14 456 (26.19%) .NET
14 456 (26.19%) Git (software)
15 431 (24.76%) React
16 422 (24.24%) MongoDB
17 420 (24.12%) Kubernetes
18 365 (20.96%) Node.js
19 361 (20.74%) Finance
20 348 (19.99%) SQL Server
21 323 (18.55%) AngularJS
22 302 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
23 288 (16.54%) RESTful
24 275 (15.80%) Linux
25 273 (15.68%) Spring
26 269 (15.45%) .NET Core
27 266 (15.28%) MVC
28 260 (14.93%) Degree
29 257 (14.76%) REST

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
1 167 (9.59%) Elasticsearch
2 152 (8.73%) Apache Spark
3 73 (4.19%) Apache
3 73 (4.19%) NServiceBus
4 68 (3.91%) Confluence
5 42 (2.41%) nginx
6 20 (1.15%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.09%) Apache Airflow
8 16 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (0.92%) CMS
9 11 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 11 (0.63%) Luigi
10 10 (0.57%) JBoss
10 10 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.40%) Apache Pig
11 7 (0.40%) GlassFish
12 6 (0.34%) Ethereum
12 6 (0.34%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.29%) Jupyter
14 4 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.057%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
3 7 (0.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 6 (0.34%) Magento
5 5 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.23%) Eikon
7 2 (0.11%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.11%) Sentinel
8 1 (0.057%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.057%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.057%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.057%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 682 (39.17%) AWS
2 534 (30.67%) Azure
3 210 (12.06%) GCP
4 122 (7.01%) Serverless
5 107 (6.15%) SaaS
6 96 (5.51%) PaaS
7 86 (4.94%) GitHub
7 86 (4.94%) IaaS
8 67 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
9 66 (3.79%) OpenShift
10 61 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
11 46 (2.64%) Amazon S3
12 45 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
13 26 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
14 25 (1.44%) Power Platform
15 22 (1.26%) AWS CloudFormation
16 21 (1.21%) Amazon ECS
17 20 (1.15%) Azure Data Factory
17 20 (1.15%) npm
18 18 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.71%) HTTP
2 62 (3.56%) Skype
3 27 (1.55%) Internet
4 17 (0.98%) Firewall
5 15 (0.86%) VPN
6 13 (0.75%) AMQP
6 13 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.57%) Kerberos
8 7 (0.40%) 5G
8 7 (0.40%) FTP
9 6 (0.34%) Network Security
10 5 (0.29%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.29%) SNMP
11 4 (0.23%) SSL
11 4 (0.23%) VoIP
12 3 (0.17%) SAN
13 2 (0.11%) DMZ
13 2 (0.11%) LAN
13 2 (0.11%) SMTP
13 2 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (24.24%) MongoDB
2 348 (19.99%) SQL Server
3 217 (12.46%) Big Data
4 197 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 183 (10.51%) Relational Database
6 171 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
7 168 (9.65%) MySQL
8 156 (8.96%) Hadoop
9 139 (7.98%) Redis
10 126 (7.24%) Data Warehouse
11 80 (4.60%) RDBMS
12 77 (4.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 66 (3.79%) Amazon Redshift
14 57 (3.27%) Data Lake
15 49 (2.81%) Cosmos DB
16 48 (2.76%) Snowflake Schema
17 46 (2.64%) BigQuery
18 43 (2.47%) Apache Hive
19 39 (2.24%) Neo4j
20 36 (2.07%) Flink
Development Applications
1 456 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 205 (11.77%) Jenkins
3 120 (6.89%) JIRA
4 78 (4.48%) JUnit
5 77 (4.42%) Selenium
6 74 (4.25%) Subversion
7 66 (3.79%) TeamCity
8 63 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 54 (3.10%) Maven
10 53 (3.04%) GitLab
11 52 (2.99%) Mockito
12 48 (2.76%) Mercurial
13 47 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 43 (2.47%) Bitbucket
15 34 (1.95%) NUnit
15 34 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
16 32 (1.84%) Artifactory
17 28 (1.61%) Vagrant
18 25 (1.44%) Moq
19 23 (1.32%) MSTest
General
1 361 (20.74%) Finance
2 120 (6.89%) Banking
3 67 (3.85%) Front Office
4 57 (3.27%) Public Sector
5 44 (2.53%) Retail
6 35 (2.01%) Games
7 28 (1.61%) Marketing
8 27 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.21%) Law
9 21 (1.21%) Publishing
10 19 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 15 (0.86%) Advertising
11 15 (0.86%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.69%) Aerospace
13 11 (0.63%) Automotive
14 9 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.34%) Back Office
16 5 (0.29%) Local Government
16 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 881 (50.60%) Developer
2 242 (13.90%) Java Developer
3 221 (12.69%) Software Engineer
4 211 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 211 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 140 (8.04%) Data Engineer
6 124 (7.12%) DevOps Engineer
7 115 (6.61%) Architect
8 114 (6.55%) Full Stack Developer
9 107 (6.15%) C# Developer
10 105 (6.03%) Java Engineer
11 74 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 67 (3.85%) Software Developer
13 65 (3.73%) Java Software Engineer
14 63 (3.62%) Senior Java Developer
15 61 (3.50%) AWS Engineer
16 56 (3.22%) Scala Developer
17 55 (3.16%) Python Developer
17 55 (3.16%) SC Cleared Java Developer
18 53 (3.04%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 456 (26.19%) .NET
2 431 (24.76%) React
3 365 (20.96%) Node.js
4 323 (18.55%) AngularJS
5 288 (16.54%) RESTful
6 273 (15.68%) Spring
7 269 (15.45%) .NET Core
8 257 (14.76%) REST
9 241 (13.84%) Kafka
10 240 (13.79%) CSS
11 236 (13.56%) ASP.NET
12 235 (13.50%) HTML
13 159 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 158 (9.08%) Spring Boot
15 151 (8.67%) .NET Framework
16 148 (8.50%) Web Services
17 138 (7.93%) ASP.NET Web API
18 105 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
19 97 (5.57%) jQuery
20 92 (5.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 130 (7.47%) Greenfield Project
2 110 (6.32%) Algorithms
3 87 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 78 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 55 (3.16%) Cloud Native
7 47 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
8 42 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 39 (2.24%) Blog
10 37 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 35 (2.01%) User Experience
12 29 (1.67%) Hedge funds
13 28 (1.61%) Management Information System
14 27 (1.55%) Equities
15 23 (1.32%) Fixed Income
16 22 (1.26%) Social Media
17 19 (1.09%) Data Centre
18 18 (1.03%) Derivative
18 18 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 18 (1.03%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 275 (15.80%) Linux
2 81 (4.65%) Windows
3 50 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 43 (2.47%) CentOS
5 42 (2.41%) Unix
6 29 (1.67%) Android
7 15 (0.86%) VMS
8 13 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 8 (0.46%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.40%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.17%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.11%) Debian
14 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.057%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.057%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.057%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (38.14%) Microservices
3 518 (29.75%) DevOps
4 476 (27.34%) TDD
5 461 (26.48%) Software Engineering
6 302 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
7 266 (15.28%) MVC
8 241 (13.84%) Test Automation
9 216 (12.41%) Scrum
10 211 (12.12%) Open Source
11 206 (11.83%) BDD
12 203 (11.66%) Computer Science
13 197 (11.32%) OO
14 189 (10.86%) Mentoring
15 153 (8.79%) Analytics
16 148 (8.50%) Fintech
16 148 (8.50%) Machine Learning
17 122 (7.01%) Mathematics
18 120 (6.89%) SDLC
19 118 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 875 (50.26%) SQL
2 697 (40.03%) Java
3 668 (38.37%) JavaScript
4 578 (33.20%) Python
5 522 (29.98%) C#
6 205 (11.77%) Scala
7 176 (10.11%) Java 8
8 141 (8.10%) TypeScript
9 121 (6.95%) PHP
10 106 (6.09%) C++
11 93 (5.34%) Ruby
12 83 (4.77%) Go
13 71 (4.08%) R
14 60 (3.45%) Bash Shell
15 54 (3.10%) Kotlin
16 52 (2.99%) PowerShell
17 42 (2.41%) Shell Script
18 38 (2.18%) ES6
19 33 (1.90%) Perl
20 32 (1.84%) C
Qualifications
1 260 (14.93%) Degree
2 115 (6.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 101 (5.80%) Security Cleared
4 84 (4.82%) SC Cleared
5 39 (2.24%) AWS Certification
6 29 (1.67%) Numerate Degree
7 22 (1.26%) DV Cleared
7 22 (1.26%) PhD
8 19 (1.09%) CCNA
8 19 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (1.03%) Master's Degree
10 4 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.11%) RHCE
11 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.057%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.057%) CCIE
12 1 (0.057%) CCNP
12 1 (0.057%) HND
12 1 (0.057%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (3.62%) QA
2 17 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.92%) GDPR
4 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.057%) Basel III
5 1 (0.057%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.057%) HL7
5 1 (0.057%) IEC 62304
5 1 (0.057%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.057%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.057%) MiFID
5 1 (0.057%) SLA
System Software
1 505 (29.01%) Docker
2 14 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 11 (0.63%) HDFS
4 9 (0.52%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.40%) GlusterFS
7 6 (0.34%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.34%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.29%) LXC
8 5 (0.29%) Varnish
8 5 (0.29%) vCloud
9 4 (0.23%) zsh
10 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.11%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.057%) BIND 9
12 1 (0.057%) Ceph
12 1 (0.057%) FreeRADIUS
12 1 (0.057%) Gluster
12 1 (0.057%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 420 (24.12%) Kubernetes
2 173 (9.94%) Terraform
3 118 (6.78%) Ansible
4 62 (3.56%) Puppet
5 43 (2.47%) Prometheus
6 31 (1.78%) Grafana
6 31 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (1.55%) Graphite
8 20 (1.15%) Mesos
9 13 (0.75%) Marathon
10 12 (0.69%) Netcool
10 12 (0.69%) Opsview
11 11 (0.63%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.46%) Packer
13 7 (0.40%) Nagios
14 6 (0.34%) Kibana
15 5 (0.29%) Consul
15 5 (0.29%) MIIS
16 4 (0.23%) Oozie
17 3 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 169 (9.71%) Microsoft
2 109 (6.26%) Oracle
3 75 (4.31%) Google
4 52 (2.99%) Databricks
5 28 (1.61%) Red Hat
5 28 (1.61%) Splunk
6 18 (1.03%) AppDynamics
7 14 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 14 (0.80%) Cloudera
7 14 (0.80%) Tableau
8 13 (0.75%) Facebook
8 13 (0.75%) Teradata
9 12 (0.69%) Dynatrace
9 12 (0.69%) IBM
9 12 (0.69%) SevOne
9 12 (0.69%) TOWER Software
10 10 (0.57%) Apple
10 10 (0.57%) New Relic
10 10 (0.57%) VMware
11 9 (0.52%) Cadence