Period
to 18 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 88 90
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +43
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 5,400 6,195 5,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.36% 3.46% 3.06%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.53% 11.45% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,382 5,186 5,227
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £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 46,818 54,121 56,272
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.11% 30.22% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38,495 44,526 48,091
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,960 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.25% +0.97% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 18 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 -4 5,004 £57,500 +2.22% 903
London +17 2,686 £67,500 +0.75% 447
UK excluding London -22 2,614 £50,000 +5.26% 521
South East -29 743 £52,500 +5.00% 116
North of England +23 734 £47,500 +5.56% 162
North West +24 460 £50,000 +17.65% 85
Midlands -30 366 £50,000 +11.11% 70
West Midlands -12 258 £50,000 +11.11% 39
East of England -46 240 £50,000 -4.76% 55
Scotland +21 231 £50,000 +3.09% 38
South West -47 223 £50,000 - 53
Yorkshire -5 195 £42,500 -15.00% 49
East Midlands -52 111 £42,500 - 31
North East +21 83 £45,500 +1.11% 28
Wales +7 65 £54,000 +35.00% 21
Northern Ireland +7 17 £50,000 +25.00% 7

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 3,196 (59.19%) Agile Software Development
2 2,590 (47.96%) SQL
3 2,267 (41.98%) Java
4 2,016 (37.33%) JavaScript
5 1,820 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
6 1,812 (33.56%) C#
7 1,765 (32.69%) TDD
8 1,666 (30.85%) Python
9 1,624 (30.07%) .NET
10 1,591 (29.46%) Git (software)
11 1,557 (28.83%) SQL Server
12 1,444 (26.74%) MongoDB
13 1,316 (24.37%) Node.js
14 1,313 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
15 1,297 (24.02%) MVC
16 1,287 (23.83%) AngularJS
17 1,274 (23.59%) RESTful
18 1,213 (22.46%) HTML
19 1,193 (22.09%) Microservices
20 1,179 (21.83%) DevOps
21 1,178 (21.81%) Software Engineering
22 1,097 (20.31%) BDD
23 1,091 (20.20%) Finance
24 1,064 (19.70%) CSS
25 1,005 (18.61%) ASP.NET
26 990 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
27 971 (17.98%) Linux
28 932 (17.26%) Docker
29 917 (16.98%) Big Data
30 909 (16.83%) ASP.NET Web API

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
1 650 (12.04%) Apache Spark
2 467 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
3 308 (5.70%) Apache
4 156 (2.89%) CMS
5 123 (2.28%) Confluence
6 117 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 114 (2.11%) Apache Pig
8 107 (1.98%) nginx
9 93 (1.72%) Ethereum
10 92 (1.70%) Apache Solr
11 78 (1.44%) EPiServer
12 66 (1.22%) WebSphere
13 60 (1.11%) IIS
14 58 (1.07%) JBoss
15 56 (1.04%) OpenStack
16 54 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
17 53 (0.98%) MQSeries
18 49 (0.91%) SAS
19 42 (0.78%) SharePoint
20 40 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (0.28%) SPSS
3 9 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.13%) Weka
5 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.074%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.056%) LibreOffice
7 3 (0.056%) Maya
8 2 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.037%) HipChat
8 2 (0.037%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.019%) InVision
9 1 (0.019%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 40 (0.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 38 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 35 (0.65%) Eloqua
4 20 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 13 (0.24%) Magento
6 11 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
6 11 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.093%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.074%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.037%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.019%) Ripple
10 1 (0.019%) SAP BPC
10 1 (0.019%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.019%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 1,820 (33.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1,313 (24.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 297 (5.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 292 (5.41%) GitHub
5 280 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
6 230 (4.26%) SaaS
7 160 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
8 140 (2.59%) Serverless
9 130 (2.41%) PaaS
10 126 (2.33%) Amazon S3
11 110 (2.04%) npm
12 94 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
13 76 (1.41%) IaaS
14 67 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
15 59 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
16 58 (1.07%) OpenShift
17 51 (0.94%) Amazon Kinesis
18 46 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
19 38 (0.70%) IBM Cloud
20 34 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 154 (2.85%) HTTP
2 147 (2.72%) Internet
3 69 (1.28%) DNS
4 45 (0.83%) SSL
5 42 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 36 (0.67%) Firewall
7 28 (0.52%) VPN
8 24 (0.44%) AMQP
9 17 (0.31%) Reverse Proxy
10 14 (0.26%) Broadband
10 14 (0.26%) Intranet
10 14 (0.26%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 14 (0.26%) VLAN
11 12 (0.22%) SAN
12 11 (0.20%) Extranet
13 10 (0.19%) Ethernet
13 10 (0.19%) MPLS
13 10 (0.19%) SNMP
14 9 (0.17%) DHCP
14 9 (0.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,557 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 1,444 (26.74%) MongoDB
3 917 (16.98%) Big Data
4 826 (15.30%) MySQL
5 814 (15.07%) Hadoop
6 794 (14.70%) Relational Database
7 697 (12.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 651 (12.06%) PostgreSQL
9 503 (9.31%) SQL Server 2016
10 409 (7.57%) RDBMS
11 357 (6.61%) Redis
12 273 (5.06%) Apache Hive
13 272 (5.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 244 (4.52%) Data Warehouse
15 224 (4.15%) HBase
16 202 (3.74%) Amazon Redshift
17 196 (3.63%) Couchbase
18 189 (3.50%) CouchDB
19 188 (3.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 165 (3.06%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 1,591 (29.46%) Git (software)
2 647 (11.98%) Jenkins
3 347 (6.43%) Maven
4 310 (5.74%) JIRA
5 210 (3.89%) Subversion
5 210 (3.89%) Visual Studio
6 205 (3.80%) Selenium
7 201 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
8 196 (3.63%) JUnit
9 173 (3.20%) TeamCity
10 161 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 149 (2.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 146 (2.70%) Mocha
13 139 (2.57%) Gradle
14 138 (2.56%) Cucumber
14 138 (2.56%) gulp
15 109 (2.02%) Bower
16 103 (1.91%) Vagrant
17 95 (1.76%) Protractor
18 91 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 1,091 (20.20%) Finance
2 343 (6.35%) Banking
3 319 (5.91%) Retail
4 254 (4.70%) Marketing
5 239 (4.43%) Games
6 208 (3.85%) Advertising
7 152 (2.81%) Telecoms
8 133 (2.46%) Investment Banking
9 102 (1.89%) Law
10 92 (1.70%) Financial Institution
11 61 (1.13%) Electronics
12 57 (1.06%) Manufacturing
13 52 (0.96%) Military
14 48 (0.89%) Front Office
15 45 (0.83%) Music Industry
16 42 (0.78%) Publishing
17 23 (0.43%) Automotive
17 23 (0.43%) Legal
18 22 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3,108 (57.56%) Developer
2 1,011 (18.72%) .NET Developer
3 859 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 541 (10.02%) Senior Developer
5 528 (9.78%) C# Developer
6 459 (8.50%) Architect
7 438 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 351 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 347 (6.43%) Data Engineer
10 237 (4.39%) Software Developer
11 233 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
12 223 (4.13%) DevOps Engineer
13 217 (4.02%) Java Engineer
14 205 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 193 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
16 187 (3.46%) Full Stack Developer
17 181 (3.35%) Big Data Engineer
18 174 (3.22%) Senior Java Developer
19 170 (3.15%) Python Engineer
20 167 (3.09%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,624 (30.07%) .NET
2 1,316 (24.37%) Node.js
3 1,287 (23.83%) AngularJS
4 1,274 (23.59%) RESTful
5 1,213 (22.46%) HTML
6 1,064 (19.70%) CSS
7 1,005 (18.61%) ASP.NET
8 909 (16.83%) ASP.NET Web API
9 872 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 755 (13.98%) Spring
11 697 (12.91%) Web Services
12 670 (12.41%) React
13 649 (12.02%) REST
14 582 (10.78%) Kafka
15 574 (10.63%) .NET Framework
16 519 (9.61%) WCF
17 515 (9.54%) HTML5
18 449 (8.31%) .NET Core
19 435 (8.06%) Entity Framework
20 338 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 581 (10.76%) Computer Science
2 465 (8.61%) Greenfield Project
3 396 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 337 (6.24%) Fintech
5 270 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 261 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
7 230 (4.26%) User Experience
8 222 (4.11%) Data Structures
9 158 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
10 121 (2.24%) Mobile App
11 107 (1.98%) Cloud Native
12 105 (1.94%) Virtual Team
13 90 (1.67%) Social Media
14 72 (1.33%) Public Cloud
15 70 (1.30%) Hedge funds
16 69 (1.28%) BBC
17 67 (1.24%) Bitcoin
18 55 (1.02%) Cyberthreat
19 53 (0.98%) Equities
20 49 (0.91%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 971 (17.98%) Linux
2 325 (6.02%) Windows
3 271 (5.02%) Unix
4 114 (2.11%) CentOS
5 103 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 67 (1.24%) Windows Server
7 62 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 59 (1.09%) Android
9 54 (1.00%) Ubuntu
10 42 (0.78%) VMS
11 16 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 15 (0.28%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.26%) Debian
13 14 (0.26%) Fedora
13 14 (0.26%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (0.22%) Windows 8
16 10 (0.19%) SUSE
17 9 (0.17%) CoreOS
18 7 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,196 (59.19%) Agile Software Development
2 1,765 (32.69%) TDD
3 1,297 (24.02%) MVC
4 1,193 (22.09%) Microservices
5 1,179 (21.83%) DevOps
6 1,178 (21.81%) Software Engineering
7 1,097 (20.31%) BDD
8 990 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
9 792 (14.67%) OO
10 788 (14.59%) Scrum
11 739 (13.69%) Web Application Development
12 680 (12.59%) Analytics
13 638 (11.81%) Test Automation
14 584 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
15 553 (10.24%) Open Source
16 497 (9.20%) Machine Learning
17 454 (8.41%) Data Science
18 371 (6.87%) SDLC
19 367 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
20 353 (6.54%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2,590 (47.96%) SQL
2 2,267 (41.98%) Java
3 2,016 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 1,812 (33.56%) C#
5 1,666 (30.85%) Python
6 834 (15.44%) Ruby
7 579 (10.72%) Scala
8 482 (8.93%) Java 8
9 389 (7.20%) PHP
10 249 (4.61%) C++
11 247 (4.57%) T-SQL
12 229 (4.24%) Go
13 196 (3.63%) Bash Shell
14 185 (3.43%) ES6
15 182 (3.37%) TypeScript
16 167 (3.09%) PowerShell
17 166 (3.07%) R
18 127 (2.35%) Shell Script
19 111 (2.06%) Perl
20 108 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 908 (16.81%) Degree
2 290 (5.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 84 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 70 (1.30%) AWS Certification
5 56 (1.04%) SAFe Agilist
6 51 (0.94%) Numerate Degree
7 46 (0.85%) PhD
8 43 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 42 (0.78%) Master's Degree
10 35 (0.65%) SC Cleared
11 33 (0.61%) RHCE
12 30 (0.56%) RHCSA
13 13 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
14 11 (0.20%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.17%) ISTQB
16 8 (0.15%) CISSP
16 8 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.093%) BPSS Clearance
18 4 (0.074%) CSSLP
18 4 (0.074%) GWAPT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 207 (3.83%) QA
2 66 (1.22%) Data Quality
3 43 (0.80%) GDPR
4 23 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 18 (0.33%) SLA
7 7 (0.13%) MiFID
8 6 (0.11%) COBIT
8 6 (0.11%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.074%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.074%) PSD2
10 3 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.056%) PA-DSS
10 3 (0.056%) WCAG
11 2 (0.037%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 1 (0.019%) HL7
System Software
1 932 (17.26%) Docker
2 100 (1.85%) HDFS
3 85 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
4 81 (1.50%) Apache Flume
5 75 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 62 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 39 (0.72%) Active Directory
8 20 (0.37%) VirtualBox
9 17 (0.31%) KVM
10 15 (0.28%) Varnish
11 10 (0.19%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.17%) iptables
13 6 (0.11%) oVirt
14 5 (0.093%) etcd
14 5 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.074%) pfSense
15 4 (0.074%) SkyDNS
15 4 (0.074%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.056%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 435 (8.06%) Kubernetes
2 418 (7.74%) Ansible
3 385 (7.13%) Puppet
4 270 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
5 226 (4.19%) Terraform
6 101 (1.87%) Prometheus
7 99 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
8 89 (1.65%) Grafana
9 79 (1.46%) Kibana
10 77 (1.43%) Oozie
11 76 (1.41%) Hadoop YARN
12 56 (1.04%) Mesos
13 50 (0.93%) logstash
14 48 (0.89%) Packer
15 33 (0.61%) Graphite
16 29 (0.54%) Consul
17 28 (0.52%) Nagios
18 26 (0.48%) Cobbler
19 21 (0.39%) HAProxy
19 21 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 652 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 504 (9.33%) Oracle
3 374 (6.93%) Google
4 184 (3.41%) Cloudera
5 145 (2.69%) Tableau
6 142 (2.63%) Hortonworks
7 114 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 100 (1.85%) Splunk
9 99 (1.83%) IBM
10 97 (1.80%) MapR
11 96 (1.78%) VMware
12 90 (1.67%) Facebook
13 87 (1.61%) Apple
14 79 (1.46%) Databricks
14 79 (1.46%) SAP
15 76 (1.41%) Atlassian
16 73 (1.35%) Yahoo!
17 69 (1.28%) Sony
18 59 (1.09%) Sitecore
19 57 (1.06%) Sybase