Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 82 86
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 +36
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 5,096 6,235 5,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.36% 3.58% 3.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.75% 11.74% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4,244 5,270 5,251
UK median annual salary £58,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.91% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 43,372 53,095 52,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.64% 30.52% 29.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35,650 43,998 45,315
UK median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -9 4,707 £60,000 +9.09% 867
London +18 2,602 £67,500 - 432
UK excluding London -30 2,401 £50,000 +5.26% 501
North of England +29 713 £50,000 +11.11% 126
South East -30 701 £52,500 +10.53% 133
North West +34 460 £52,500 +23.53% 68
Midlands -41 297 £50,000 +17.65% 73
West Midlands -12 210 £50,000 +25.00% 44
Scotland -12 198 £50,000 - 42
East of England -87 194 £50,000 -4.76% 42
South West -59 192 £50,000 - 61
Yorkshire -15 175 £45,000 -10.00% 50
East Midlands -53 87 £47,500 +11.76% 28
North East +27 83 £48,925 +8.72% 8
Wales -1 65 £52,500 +31.25% 18
Northern Ireland +25 45 £50,000 +25.00% 6

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 2,993 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 2,465 (48.37%) SQL
3 2,223 (43.62%) Java
4 1,764 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 1,742 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
6 1,712 (33.59%) Python
7 1,635 (32.08%) C#
8 1,525 (29.93%) TDD
9 1,436 (28.18%) .NET
10 1,426 (27.98%) SQL Server
11 1,390 (27.28%) MongoDB
12 1,373 (26.94%) Git (software)
13 1,254 (24.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 1,177 (23.10%) Microservices
15 1,144 (22.45%) MVC
16 1,138 (22.33%) DevOps
17 1,121 (22.00%) Node.js
18 1,110 (21.78%) RESTful
19 1,108 (21.74%) AngularJS
20 1,105 (21.68%) Software Engineering
21 1,070 (21.00%) HTML
22 996 (19.54%) CSS
23 945 (18.54%) Finance
24 933 (18.31%) Big Data
25 913 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
26 912 (17.90%) Linux
27 904 (17.74%) Hadoop
28 899 (17.64%) Docker
29 865 (16.97%) BDD
30 856 (16.80%) ASP.NET

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
1 722 (14.17%) Apache Spark
2 523 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 285 (5.59%) Apache
4 129 (2.53%) Apache Pig
5 123 (2.41%) Confluence
6 120 (2.35%) CMS
6 120 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 96 (1.88%) nginx
8 92 (1.81%) Apache Solr
9 74 (1.45%) IIS
10 70 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 64 (1.26%) SAS
12 49 (0.96%) JBoss
13 46 (0.90%) EPiServer
13 46 (0.90%) Ethereum
13 46 (0.90%) MQSeries
14 42 (0.82%) SharePoint
15 39 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
16 37 (0.73%) WebLogic
17 34 (0.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 24 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.33%) SPSS
3 12 (0.24%) Weka
4 10 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.098%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.059%) Maya
7 3 (0.059%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.039%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.039%) Stata
9 1 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.020%) ArchiCAD
9 1 (0.020%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.020%) GNU Octave
9 1 (0.020%) HipChat
9 1 (0.020%) MicroStation
9 1 (0.020%) Revit
Business Applications
1 21 (0.41%) Eloqua
2 17 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 13 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 11 (0.22%) Magento
5 10 (0.20%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.039%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.039%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.020%) BigMachines
8 1 (0.020%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.020%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.020%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1,742 (34.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1,254 (24.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 363 (7.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 255 (5.00%) GitHub
5 241 (4.73%) SaaS
6 234 (4.59%) Cloud Computing
7 167 (3.28%) Serverless
8 146 (2.86%) PaaS
9 127 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
10 105 (2.06%) Amazon S3
11 103 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
12 92 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
12 92 (1.81%) IaaS
13 69 (1.35%) npm
14 63 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
15 59 (1.16%) OpenShift
16 58 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
17 39 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
18 34 (0.67%) Azure Data Factory
19 32 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.73%) HTTP
2 136 (2.67%) Internet
3 61 (1.20%) DNS
4 51 (1.00%) Firewall
5 39 (0.77%) SSL
6 35 (0.69%) VPN
7 28 (0.55%) AMQP
8 26 (0.51%) TCP/IP
9 19 (0.37%) VLAN
10 16 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
11 13 (0.26%) BIG-IP
11 13 (0.26%) Intranet
12 12 (0.24%) Extranet
13 11 (0.22%) Network Security
14 10 (0.20%) Broadband
14 10 (0.20%) Ethernet
14 10 (0.20%) MPLS
14 10 (0.20%) MQTT
15 9 (0.18%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
16 7 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,426 (27.98%) SQL Server
2 1,390 (27.28%) MongoDB
3 933 (18.31%) Big Data
4 904 (17.74%) Hadoop
5 807 (15.84%) MySQL
6 715 (14.03%) Relational Database
7 696 (13.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 599 (11.75%) PostgreSQL
9 389 (7.63%) SQL Server 2016
10 337 (6.61%) RDBMS
11 323 (6.34%) Apache Hive
12 309 (6.06%) HBase
13 308 (6.04%) Redis
14 261 (5.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 244 (4.79%) Amazon Redshift
16 241 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
17 196 (3.85%) CouchDB
18 181 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 179 (3.51%) Couchbase
20 148 (2.90%) Flink
Development Applications
1 1,373 (26.94%) Git (software)
2 637 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 289 (5.67%) JIRA
4 281 (5.51%) Maven
5 187 (3.67%) Subversion
6 180 (3.53%) Visual Studio
7 161 (3.16%) Selenium
8 158 (3.10%) JUnit
9 153 (3.00%) TeamCity
10 130 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 128 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
12 119 (2.34%) Gradle
13 113 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
14 111 (2.18%) Cucumber
15 94 (1.84%) Vagrant
16 91 (1.79%) gulp
17 82 (1.61%) Mercurial
18 80 (1.57%) Mocha
19 67 (1.31%) GitLab
20 63 (1.24%) Bower
General
1 945 (18.54%) Finance
2 272 (5.34%) Banking
3 270 (5.30%) Retail
4 216 (4.24%) Games
5 214 (4.20%) Marketing
6 147 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 141 (2.77%) Law
8 131 (2.57%) Advertising
9 99 (1.94%) Military
10 69 (1.35%) Investment Banking
11 63 (1.24%) Publishing
12 50 (0.98%) Manufacturing
13 48 (0.94%) Electronics
14 38 (0.75%) Music Industry
15 32 (0.63%) Financial Institution
16 31 (0.61%) Legal
17 28 (0.55%) Automotive
18 21 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.27%) Front Office
20 13 (0.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2,799 (54.93%) Developer
2 892 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 752 (14.76%) Java Developer
4 501 (9.83%) Architect
5 492 (9.65%) C# Developer
6 468 (9.18%) Senior Developer
7 414 (8.12%) Data Engineer
8 394 (7.73%) Software Engineer
9 336 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 241 (4.73%) DevOps Engineer
11 233 (4.57%) Software Developer
12 216 (4.24%) Big Data Engineer
13 205 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
14 199 (3.91%) Python Developer
15 192 (3.77%) Data Architect
16 187 (3.67%) Python Engineer
17 186 (3.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 186 (3.65%) Java Engineer
18 165 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
19 144 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,436 (28.18%) .NET
2 1,121 (22.00%) Node.js
3 1,110 (21.78%) RESTful
4 1,108 (21.74%) AngularJS
5 1,070 (21.00%) HTML
6 996 (19.54%) CSS
7 856 (16.80%) ASP.NET
8 762 (14.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 740 (14.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 697 (13.68%) Spring
11 655 (12.85%) Kafka
12 646 (12.68%) Web Services
13 627 (12.30%) React
14 586 (11.50%) REST
15 471 (9.24%) .NET Core
16 460 (9.03%) .NET Framework
17 400 (7.85%) HTML5
18 389 (7.63%) WCF
19 344 (6.75%) Entity Framework
20 306 (6.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 428 (8.40%) Greenfield Project
2 319 (6.26%) Fintech
3 258 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
4 240 (4.71%) Algorithms
5 229 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 195 (3.83%) Data Structures
7 188 (3.69%) User Experience
8 121 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
9 112 (2.20%) Cloud Native
10 110 (2.16%) Mobile App
11 94 (1.84%) Virtual Team
12 85 (1.67%) Hedge funds
13 81 (1.59%) Social Media
14 72 (1.41%) Public Cloud
15 65 (1.28%) BBC
16 55 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
17 54 (1.06%) Clustering
18 45 (0.88%) Video on Demand
19 43 (0.84%) Replication
20 42 (0.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 912 (17.90%) Linux
2 350 (6.87%) Windows
3 261 (5.12%) Unix
4 136 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 126 (2.47%) CentOS
6 81 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 71 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 55 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 54 (1.06%) Android
10 20 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.37%) Fedora
11 19 (0.37%) VMS
12 18 (0.35%) Windows 10
12 18 (0.35%) Windows 8
13 16 (0.31%) Windows 7
14 13 (0.26%) CoreOS
14 13 (0.26%) SUSE
15 11 (0.22%) Debian
16 7 (0.14%) Windows NT
17 6 (0.12%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,993 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1,525 (29.93%) TDD
3 1,177 (23.10%) Microservices
4 1,144 (22.45%) MVC
5 1,138 (22.33%) DevOps
6 1,105 (21.68%) Software Engineering
7 913 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
8 865 (16.97%) BDD
9 761 (14.93%) Scrum
10 713 (13.99%) OO
11 685 (13.44%) Analytics
12 630 (12.36%) Test Automation
13 592 (11.62%) Web Application Development
14 564 (11.07%) Computer Science
15 524 (10.28%) Open Source
16 507 (9.95%) Machine Learning
17 384 (7.54%) Problem-Solving
18 382 (7.50%) Data Modelling
18 382 (7.50%) Data Science
19 365 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,465 (48.37%) SQL
2 2,223 (43.62%) Java
3 1,764 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 1,712 (33.59%) Python
5 1,635 (32.08%) C#
6 681 (13.36%) Ruby
7 587 (11.52%) Scala
8 422 (8.28%) Java 8
9 376 (7.38%) PHP
10 235 (4.61%) Go
11 227 (4.45%) C++
12 182 (3.57%) Bash Shell
13 179 (3.51%) T-SQL
14 164 (3.22%) R
15 162 (3.18%) PowerShell
16 161 (3.16%) TypeScript
17 146 (2.86%) ES6
18 115 (2.26%) C
19 95 (1.86%) Shell Script
20 91 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 819 (16.07%) Degree
2 313 (6.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 78 (1.53%) AWS Certification
4 69 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 66 (1.30%) Numerate Degree
6 57 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 36 (0.71%) Master's Degree
8 35 (0.69%) SAFe Agilist
9 33 (0.65%) RHCE
9 33 (0.65%) RHCSA
10 29 (0.57%) SC Cleared
11 28 (0.55%) PhD
12 24 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
13 10 (0.20%) DV Cleared
14 9 (0.18%) MCSA
15 5 (0.098%) CISSP
15 5 (0.098%) ISTQB
15 5 (0.098%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.078%) CSSLP
16 4 (0.078%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 227 (4.45%) QA
2 82 (1.61%) Data Quality
3 61 (1.20%) GDPR
4 29 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 18 (0.35%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.22%) MiFID
7 10 (0.20%) PSD2
8 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.14%) SLA
9 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 5 (0.098%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.078%) COBIT
11 4 (0.078%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.039%) IFRS
12 2 (0.039%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.039%) WAI
12 2 (0.039%) WCAG
12 2 (0.039%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 1 (0.020%) HL7
System Software
1 899 (17.64%) Docker
2 130 (2.55%) Apache Flume
3 124 (2.43%) HDFS
4 83 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 68 (1.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 52 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
7 30 (0.59%) Active Directory
8 23 (0.45%) Hyper-V
9 17 (0.33%) iptables
10 14 (0.27%) VirtualBox
11 12 (0.24%) Varnish
12 10 (0.20%) KVM
13 9 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (0.098%) etcd
14 5 (0.098%) Samba
15 4 (0.078%) pfSense
15 4 (0.078%) SkyDNS
15 4 (0.078%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.078%) vSphere
16 3 (0.059%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 462 (9.07%) Kubernetes
2 374 (7.34%) Ansible
3 348 (6.83%) Puppet
4 232 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 210 (4.12%) Terraform
6 134 (2.63%) Oozie
7 113 (2.22%) Prometheus
8 110 (2.16%) Hadoop YARN
9 100 (1.96%) Kibana
10 85 (1.67%) Grafana
11 75 (1.47%) Docker Swarm
12 60 (1.18%) logstash
13 54 (1.06%) Mesos
14 53 (1.04%) Packer
15 34 (0.67%) Graphite
16 32 (0.63%) Nagios
17 30 (0.59%) Consul
18 22 (0.43%) HAProxy
19 21 (0.41%) Ambari
20 17 (0.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 593 (11.64%) Microsoft
2 500 (9.81%) Oracle
3 361 (7.08%) Google
4 235 (4.61%) Cloudera
5 177 (3.47%) Hortonworks
6 153 (3.00%) Tableau
7 121 (2.37%) Red Hat
8 113 (2.22%) MapR
9 103 (2.02%) Databricks
10 102 (2.00%) Splunk
11 92 (1.81%) VMware
12 91 (1.79%) IBM
13 86 (1.69%) SAP
14 74 (1.45%) Apple
15 71 (1.39%) Atlassian
16 70 (1.37%) Facebook
17 66 (1.30%) Yahoo!
18 65 (1.28%) Sony
19 61 (1.20%) Informatica
20 53 (1.04%) Talend