Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 132 92
Rank change year-on-year +41 -40 -8
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 2,167 3,213 5,108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.47% 2.54% 3.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.61% 9.39% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,242 2,907 4,653
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £42,050 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 17,188 34,234 43,631
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.51% 27.08% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14,397 28,378 36,250
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +9.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +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 15 January 2021.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 18 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 15 January 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 +43 2,000 £60,000 - 362
UK excluding London +71 1,138 £52,500 +5.00% 223
London +16 927 £70,000 - 161
Work from Home +15 441 £57,500 +15.00% 86
North of England +38 383 £52,500 - 67
South East +105 363 £60,000 +20.00% 52
Yorkshire +71 188 £52,500 - 15
North West +3 149 £55,000 +4.76% 41
South West +54 128 £50,000 - 29
Midlands +43 107 £55,000 +4.76% 31
West Midlands +51 83 £57,500 +9.52% 21
East of England +79 66 £60,000 +4.35% 20
Scotland +38 66 £52,500 +5.00% 16
North East +33 46 £50,000 -8.36% 11
East Midlands +38 24 £50,000 - 10
Wales +9 13 £50,000 - 3
Isle of Man -1 10 £49,500 -17.50% 1
Northern Ireland +13 6 £40,000 -20.00% 4

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 1,172 (54.08%) SQL
2 1,059 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
3 890 (41.07%) AWS
4 842 (38.86%) JavaScript
5 781 (36.04%) Java
6 714 (32.95%) Azure
7 710 (32.76%) Python
8 688 (31.75%) C#
8 688 (31.75%) Microservices
9 612 (28.24%) DevOps
10 597 (27.55%) Software Engineering
11 570 (26.30%) Git (software)
12 555 (25.61%) TDD
13 542 (25.01%) React
14 530 (24.46%) .NET
15 512 (23.63%) Docker
16 458 (21.14%) MongoDB
17 444 (20.49%) Kubernetes
18 442 (20.40%) Node.js
19 403 (18.60%) SQL Server
20 380 (17.54%) Finance
21 379 (17.49%) .NET Core
22 374 (17.26%) MVC
23 359 (16.57%) RESTful
24 348 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
25 346 (15.97%) Test Automation
25 346 (15.97%) AngularJS
26 318 (14.67%) Degree
27 313 (14.44%) CSS
28 296 (13.66%) Kafka

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
1 214 (9.88%) Apache Spark
2 167 (7.71%) Elasticsearch
3 107 (4.94%) NServiceBus
4 71 (3.28%) Confluence
5 70 (3.23%) nginx
6 65 (3.00%) Apache
7 28 (1.29%) Apache Airflow
8 24 (1.11%) JBoss
9 22 (1.02%) Tomcat
10 19 (0.88%) SharePoint
11 18 (0.83%) CMS
12 15 (0.69%) WebSphere
13 14 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.60%) Mule
14 13 (0.60%) Tornado
15 12 (0.55%) Luigi
15 12 (0.55%) Mule ESB
15 12 (0.55%) Red Hat Fuse
16 11 (0.51%) Apache Synapse
17 10 (0.46%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.18%) SPSS
3 2 (0.092%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.092%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.046%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.046%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.046%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.32%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.18%) Magento
5 2 (0.092%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.092%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 890 (41.07%) AWS
2 714 (32.95%) Azure
3 259 (11.95%) GCP
4 157 (7.25%) PaaS
5 141 (6.51%) Serverless
6 140 (6.46%) IaaS
7 110 (5.08%) SaaS
8 89 (4.11%) AWS Lambda
9 74 (3.41%) GitHub
10 56 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
11 49 (2.26%) Amazon S3
12 41 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 40 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
14 39 (1.80%) Azure Data Factory
15 35 (1.62%) Power Platform
16 32 (1.48%) Amazon Kinesis
17 30 (1.38%) OpenShift
18 27 (1.25%) Slack
19 25 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
20 22 (1.02%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 138 (6.37%) HTTP
2 96 (4.43%) Skype
3 32 (1.48%) Internet
4 17 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 15 (0.69%) VPN
6 14 (0.65%) Firewall
7 13 (0.60%) AMQP
8 12 (0.55%) DNS
9 9 (0.42%) VoIP
10 7 (0.32%) Kerberos
10 7 (0.32%) SNMP
10 7 (0.32%) SSL
11 6 (0.28%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.28%) LAN
11 6 (0.28%) SAN
11 6 (0.28%) WAN
12 5 (0.23%) DMZ
12 5 (0.23%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (0.18%) MQTT
13 4 (0.18%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (21.14%) MongoDB
2 403 (18.60%) SQL Server
3 278 (12.83%) Big Data
4 251 (11.58%) PostgreSQL
5 238 (10.98%) Relational Database
6 214 (9.88%) Redis
7 211 (9.74%) MySQL
8 202 (9.32%) Apache Cassandra
9 183 (8.44%) Data Warehouse
9 183 (8.44%) Hadoop
10 98 (4.52%) RDBMS
11 97 (4.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 83 (3.83%) Amazon Redshift
13 81 (3.74%) Data Lake
14 65 (3.00%) Apache Hive
15 62 (2.86%) Cosmos DB
16 52 (2.40%) Snowflake Schema
17 48 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 43 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
19 41 (1.89%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 570 (26.30%) Git (software)
2 244 (11.26%) Jenkins
3 153 (7.06%) JIRA
4 126 (5.81%) Selenium
5 125 (5.77%) Subversion
6 113 (5.21%) TeamCity
7 99 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 90 (4.15%) Mercurial
9 84 (3.88%) JUnit
10 65 (3.00%) Maven
11 62 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 55 (2.54%) GitLab
13 53 (2.45%) webpack
14 48 (2.22%) Cypress.io
15 46 (2.12%) Mockito
16 43 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 38 (1.75%) Grunt
18 34 (1.57%) Bitbucket
19 32 (1.48%) Visual Studio
20 29 (1.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 380 (17.54%) Finance
2 100 (4.61%) Banking
3 88 (4.06%) Public Sector
4 81 (3.74%) Marketing
5 70 (3.23%) Retail
6 69 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 47 (2.17%) Law
8 46 (2.12%) Games
9 44 (2.03%) Manufacturing
10 32 (1.48%) Front Office
11 30 (1.38%) Electronics
12 19 (0.88%) Publishing
13 15 (0.69%) Advertising
14 13 (0.60%) Automotive
14 13 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.55%) Legal
16 11 (0.51%) Aerospace
17 10 (0.46%) Back Office
18 8 (0.37%) Digital Economy
19 7 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1,067 (49.24%) Developer
2 326 (15.04%) Software Engineer
3 273 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 223 (10.29%) Java Developer
5 194 (8.95%) Data Engineer
6 176 (8.12%) .NET Developer
7 165 (7.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 148 (6.83%) Java Engineer
9 126 (5.81%) C# Developer
10 120 (5.54%) Software Developer
11 113 (5.21%) DevOps Engineer
12 106 (4.89%) Architect
13 95 (4.38%) Java Software Engineer
14 83 (3.83%) Python Engineer
15 73 (3.37%) Python Developer
16 71 (3.28%) PHP Developer
17 59 (2.72%) AWS Engineer
17 59 (2.72%) SC Cleared Java Developer
17 59 (2.72%) Scala Developer
18 58 (2.68%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 542 (25.01%) React
2 530 (24.46%) .NET
3 442 (20.40%) Node.js
4 379 (17.49%) .NET Core
5 359 (16.57%) RESTful
6 346 (15.97%) AngularJS
7 313 (14.44%) CSS
8 296 (13.66%) Kafka
9 288 (13.29%) HTML
10 280 (12.92%) REST
11 260 (12.00%) Spring
12 242 (11.17%) ASP.NET
13 207 (9.55%) .NET Framework
14 204 (9.41%) Web Services
15 167 (7.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 152 (7.01%) Spring Boot
16 152 (7.01%) Vue.js
17 145 (6.69%) jQuery
18 138 (6.37%) RabbitMQ
19 137 (6.32%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 130 (6.00%) Algorithms
2 123 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
4 107 (4.94%) Data Structures
5 82 (3.78%) Cloud Native
6 58 (2.68%) User Experience
7 56 (2.58%) Mobile App
8 50 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
9 49 (2.26%) Self-Motivation
10 37 (1.71%) Public Cloud
11 33 (1.52%) Renewable Energy
12 30 (1.38%) Management Information System
12 30 (1.38%) Virtual Team
13 28 (1.29%) iPhone
14 24 (1.11%) Blog
15 19 (0.88%) N-Tier
16 18 (0.83%) Data Centre
16 18 (0.83%) Life Science
16 18 (0.83%) Private Cloud
16 18 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 278 (12.83%) Linux
2 72 (3.32%) Windows
3 69 (3.18%) Android
4 54 (2.49%) Unix
5 43 (1.98%) Apple iOS
6 31 (1.43%) CentOS
7 25 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (0.55%) VMS
9 9 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.28%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (0.14%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.092%) Embedded Linux
14 1 (0.046%) CoreOS
14 1 (0.046%) Debian
14 1 (0.046%) Fedora
14 1 (0.046%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,059 (48.87%) Agile Software Development
2 688 (31.75%) Microservices
3 612 (28.24%) DevOps
4 597 (27.55%) Software Engineering
5 555 (25.61%) TDD
6 374 (17.26%) MVC
7 348 (16.06%) Continuous Integration
8 346 (15.97%) Test Automation
9 295 (13.61%) OO
10 283 (13.06%) Scrum
11 276 (12.74%) Mentoring
12 256 (11.81%) Computer Science
13 206 (9.51%) Open Source
14 202 (9.32%) Fintech
15 185 (8.54%) BDD
16 173 (7.98%) Machine Learning
17 172 (7.94%) Mathematics
18 170 (7.84%) Unit Testing
19 168 (7.75%) Analytics
20 163 (7.52%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1,172 (54.08%) SQL
2 842 (38.86%) JavaScript
3 781 (36.04%) Java
4 710 (32.76%) Python
5 688 (31.75%) C#
6 232 (10.71%) TypeScript
7 224 (10.34%) Scala
8 160 (7.38%) PHP
9 141 (6.51%) Java 8
10 117 (5.40%) C++
11 107 (4.94%) Go
12 78 (3.60%) R
13 75 (3.46%) Kotlin
14 60 (2.77%) T-SQL
15 58 (2.68%) Bash Shell
16 57 (2.63%) Ruby
17 56 (2.58%) Shell Script
18 39 (1.80%) PowerShell
19 37 (1.71%) ES6
20 34 (1.57%) C
Qualifications
1 318 (14.67%) Degree
2 126 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
2 126 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 106 (4.89%) SC Cleared
4 50 (2.31%) Numerate Degree
5 27 (1.25%) PhD
6 24 (1.11%) AWS Certification
7 20 (0.92%) CCNA
7 20 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (0.83%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.23%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.092%) ISEB
10 2 (0.092%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.092%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.046%) CIW
11 1 (0.046%) HND
11 1 (0.046%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.046%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (4.66%) QA
2 19 (0.88%) GDPR
3 10 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.092%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.092%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.092%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.092%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.092%) SLA
5 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.046%) PMO
5 1 (0.046%) WCAG
System Software
1 512 (23.63%) Docker
2 14 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 11 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.46%) HDFS
5 7 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (0.28%) Apache Flume
6 6 (0.28%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.14%) LXC
7 3 (0.14%) Varnish
7 3 (0.14%) zsh
8 2 (0.092%) Firmware
8 2 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.046%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.046%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.046%) Lustre
9 1 (0.046%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 444 (20.49%) Kubernetes
2 151 (6.97%) Terraform
3 141 (6.51%) Ansible
4 54 (2.49%) Puppet
5 36 (1.66%) Prometheus
6 31 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (1.20%) Grafana
8 20 (0.92%) Graphite
9 16 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (0.65%) Mesos
11 8 (0.37%) Marathon
11 8 (0.37%) MIIS
12 7 (0.32%) Nagios
13 5 (0.23%) Kibana
13 5 (0.23%) Oozie
13 5 (0.23%) Packer
13 5 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
14 4 (0.18%) Consul
14 4 (0.18%) Salt
14 4 (0.18%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 220 (10.15%) Microsoft
2 109 (5.03%) Oracle
3 97 (4.48%) Google
4 52 (2.40%) Databricks
5 33 (1.52%) SAP
6 29 (1.34%) Red Hat
7 28 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 20 (0.92%) Atlassian
9 18 (0.83%) IBM
9 18 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
9 18 (0.83%) Splunk
10 16 (0.74%) Cloudera
11 14 (0.65%) Informatica
11 14 (0.65%) Nintex
12 13 (0.60%) Charles River
12 13 (0.60%) StreamSets
13 12 (0.55%) Talend
14 11 (0.51%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 10 (0.46%) Cadence
16 9 (0.42%) MuleSoft