Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 123 95 78
Rank change year-on-year -28 -17 +6
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 3,228 4,931 6,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.63% 3.31% 3.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.82% 11.54% 11.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,673 4,185 5,399
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,880 £32,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 32,879 42,726 53,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.79% 28.64% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 26,979 35,118 44,700
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,095 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.78% +6.32% +3.16%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 24 February 2020.

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 24 February 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 -26 3,026 £62,500 +4.17% 647
London -19 1,823 £70,000 +0.36% 297
UK excluding London -49 1,326 £52,500 +5.00% 396
North of England -20 461 £52,500 +5.00% 123
South East -75 339 £57,500 +15.00% 86
North West -21 287 £52,500 -4.55% 68
Midlands -35 151 £52,500 +5.00% 49
Yorkshire +10 144 £52,500 +9.42% 37
South West -26 134 £50,000 - 46
West Midlands -45 105 £52,500 +5.00% 28
East of England +3 96 £57,500 +15.00% 46
Scotland -43 77 £50,000 - 29
Wales -4 56 £50,000 +21.21% 10
East Midlands +1 46 £50,000 +11.11% 21
North East -28 30 £54,671 +10.81% 18
Northern Ireland -28 9 £50,000 - 6
Channel Islands - 2 £67,500 - 2
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1,818 (56.32%) SQL
2 1,778 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 1,326 (41.08%) AWS
4 1,276 (39.53%) Java
5 1,153 (35.72%) Azure
6 1,105 (34.23%) JavaScript
7 1,011 (31.32%) Microservices
8 985 (30.51%) C#
9 966 (29.93%) Python
10 963 (29.83%) Docker
11 956 (29.62%) .NET
12 927 (28.72%) Git (software)
13 866 (26.83%) TDD
14 826 (25.59%) DevOps
15 813 (25.19%) Software Engineering
16 790 (24.47%) SQL Server
17 782 (24.23%) Kubernetes
18 706 (21.87%) Node.js
19 668 (20.69%) Finance
20 652 (20.20%) MongoDB
21 599 (18.56%) RESTful
22 574 (17.78%) Analytics
23 569 (17.63%) Scrum
24 556 (17.22%) AngularJS
25 549 (17.01%) Big Data
26 545 (16.88%) MVC
27 517 (16.02%) Linux
28 504 (15.61%) React
29 494 (15.30%) ASP.NET
30 486 (15.06%) Continuous Integration

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
1 398 (12.33%) Apache Spark
2 246 (7.62%) Elasticsearch
3 97 (3.00%) Apache
4 68 (2.11%) Confluence
5 50 (1.55%) Apache Airflow
6 47 (1.46%) nginx
7 46 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 29 (0.90%) JBoss
9 28 (0.87%) Apache Solr
10 26 (0.81%) OpenStack
11 25 (0.77%) SAS
12 24 (0.74%) Luigi
13 21 (0.65%) CMS
13 21 (0.65%) WordPress
14 17 (0.53%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.50%) Jetty
16 15 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
16 15 (0.46%) IIS
16 15 (0.46%) Jupyter
17 14 (0.43%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 22 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 20 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.093%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.093%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.062%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.062%) SPSS
7 1 (0.031%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.031%) InDesign
7 1 (0.031%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (0.59%) FINCAD Analytics
2 8 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (0.19%) Magento
4 5 (0.15%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.093%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.062%) Eikon
7 2 (0.062%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.062%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.031%) Shopify
8 1 (0.031%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 1,326 (41.08%) AWS
2 1,153 (35.72%) Azure
3 476 (14.75%) GCP
4 188 (5.82%) Serverless
5 171 (5.30%) Amazon S3
6 160 (4.96%) SaaS
7 131 (4.06%) Amazon EMR
8 116 (3.59%) Power Platform
9 114 (3.53%) GitHub
10 111 (3.44%) AWS Lambda
11 99 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
12 95 (2.94%) OpenShift
13 91 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
14 66 (2.04%) PaaS
15 65 (2.01%) IBM Cloud
16 53 (1.64%) IaaS
17 49 (1.52%) Azure Data Factory
18 46 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
19 44 (1.36%) Amazon ECS
20 31 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.00%) HTTP
2 54 (1.67%) Internet
3 39 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 35 (1.08%) DNS
5 22 (0.68%) Extranet
6 20 (0.62%) SSL
7 17 (0.53%) VPN
8 13 (0.40%) RFID
9 10 (0.31%) Firewall
10 9 (0.28%) ZigBee
11 7 (0.22%) AMQP
11 7 (0.22%) FTP
12 5 (0.15%) LAN
12 5 (0.15%) WAN
13 4 (0.12%) ATM
13 4 (0.12%) DHCP
13 4 (0.12%) Network Security
14 3 (0.093%) MQTT
14 3 (0.093%) Wireshark
15 2 (0.062%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (24.47%) SQL Server
2 652 (20.20%) MongoDB
3 549 (17.01%) Big Data
4 453 (14.03%) Hadoop
5 446 (13.82%) MySQL
6 396 (12.27%) PostgreSQL
7 346 (10.72%) Relational Database
8 292 (9.05%) Redis
9 267 (8.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 227 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
11 199 (6.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 156 (4.83%) Apache Hive
13 155 (4.80%) SQL Server 2016
14 146 (4.52%) RDBMS
15 142 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
16 116 (3.59%) Power BI
17 114 (3.53%) Neo4j
18 109 (3.38%) Cosmos DB
19 106 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 98 (3.04%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 927 (28.72%) Git (software)
2 420 (13.01%) Jenkins
3 165 (5.11%) JIRA
4 116 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
5 110 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 103 (3.19%) JUnit
7 100 (3.10%) Maven
8 91 (2.82%) Selenium
9 82 (2.54%) NUnit
10 80 (2.48%) Visual Studio
11 79 (2.45%) GitLab
12 65 (2.01%) Subversion
12 65 (2.01%) Vagrant
13 64 (1.98%) Visual Studio Team System
14 61 (1.89%) Artifactory
15 53 (1.64%) Jasmine
16 52 (1.61%) TeamCity
17 47 (1.46%) Bitbucket
18 43 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
19 41 (1.27%) SpecFlow
General
1 668 (20.69%) Finance
2 175 (5.42%) Public Sector
3 159 (4.93%) Front Office
4 152 (4.71%) Retail
5 147 (4.55%) Banking
6 122 (3.78%) Games
7 104 (3.22%) Marketing
8 51 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.46%) Telecoms
10 44 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 31 (0.96%) Advertising
12 27 (0.84%) Automotive
13 18 (0.56%) Investment Banking
14 17 (0.53%) Law
15 16 (0.50%) Legal
16 14 (0.43%) Music Industry
17 10 (0.31%) Electronics
18 9 (0.28%) iGaming
19 8 (0.25%) Multimedia
20 7 (0.22%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 1,578 (48.88%) Developer
2 496 (15.37%) .NET Developer
3 423 (13.10%) Java Developer
4 402 (12.45%) Senior Developer
5 398 (12.33%) Software Engineer
6 284 (8.80%) C# Developer
7 272 (8.43%) Data Engineer
8 262 (8.12%) Architect
9 215 (6.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 158 (4.89%) Java Engineer
11 153 (4.74%) Full Stack Developer
12 148 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
13 140 (4.34%) Data Architect
14 136 (4.21%) Software Developer
15 132 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
16 124 (3.84%) Java Software Engineer
17 112 (3.47%) Junior
17 112 (3.47%) Lead Developer
18 108 (3.35%) AWS Engineer
19 106 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 956 (29.62%) .NET
2 706 (21.87%) Node.js
3 599 (18.56%) RESTful
4 556 (17.22%) AngularJS
5 504 (15.61%) React
6 494 (15.30%) ASP.NET
7 481 (14.90%) HTML
8 468 (14.50%) CSS
9 450 (13.94%) Web Services
10 418 (12.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 398 (12.33%) .NET Core
12 371 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 355 (11.00%) REST
14 347 (10.75%) Spring
15 300 (9.29%) .NET Framework
16 292 (9.05%) Kafka
17 244 (7.56%) Spring Boot
18 221 (6.85%) Entity Framework
19 178 (5.51%) WCF
20 150 (4.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 254 (7.87%) Greenfield Project
2 208 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
3 144 (4.46%) Algorithms
4 138 (4.28%) Data Structures
5 126 (3.90%) Public Cloud
6 113 (3.50%) Blog
7 112 (3.47%) Derivative
8 110 (3.41%) User Experience
9 104 (3.22%) Fixed Income
10 94 (2.91%) Equities
10 94 (2.91%) Hedge funds
11 92 (2.85%) Equity Derivative
12 91 (2.82%) Mobile App
13 87 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
14 74 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
14 74 (2.29%) Management Information System
15 73 (2.26%) Cloud Native
16 46 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 42 (1.30%) Virtual Team
18 35 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 517 (16.02%) Linux
2 242 (7.50%) Unix
3 188 (5.82%) Windows
4 69 (2.14%) Mac OS X
5 65 (2.01%) Android
6 64 (1.98%) Apple iOS
7 33 (1.02%) CentOS
8 30 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 18 (0.56%) Windows Server
10 11 (0.34%) CoreOS
10 11 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 11 (0.34%) Solaris
11 10 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.28%) Debian
13 6 (0.19%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.12%) VME
14 4 (0.12%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.031%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.031%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.031%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,778 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,011 (31.32%) Microservices
3 866 (26.83%) TDD
4 826 (25.59%) DevOps
5 813 (25.19%) Software Engineering
6 574 (17.78%) Analytics
7 569 (17.63%) Scrum
8 545 (16.88%) MVC
9 486 (15.06%) Continuous Integration
10 464 (14.37%) BDD
11 412 (12.76%) Machine Learning
12 396 (12.27%) Open Source
13 364 (11.28%) OO
14 362 (11.21%) Data Science
15 343 (10.63%) Mentoring
16 333 (10.32%) Test Automation
17 326 (10.10%) Computer Science
18 296 (9.17%) ETL
19 295 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
20 293 (9.08%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,818 (56.32%) SQL
2 1,276 (39.53%) Java
3 1,105 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 985 (30.51%) C#
5 966 (29.93%) Python
6 297 (9.20%) Scala
7 266 (8.24%) TypeScript
8 249 (7.71%) Ruby
9 235 (7.28%) C++
10 215 (6.66%) PHP
11 176 (5.45%) R
12 166 (5.14%) Java 8
13 125 (3.87%) Go
14 109 (3.38%) T-SQL
15 108 (3.35%) Bash Shell
16 101 (3.13%) PowerShell
17 76 (2.35%) C
18 61 (1.89%) Kotlin
19 56 (1.73%) Perl
20 49 (1.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 391 (12.11%) Degree
2 210 (6.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (0.87%) Master's Degree
3 28 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 26 (0.81%) PhD
5 21 (0.65%) AWS Certification
5 21 (0.65%) SC Cleared
6 17 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.46%) MCP
8 12 (0.37%) MBA
9 9 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.15%) CESG Certified Professional
12 5 (0.15%) HND
12 5 (0.15%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.093%) ISEB
13 3 (0.093%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.093%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.093%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 228 (7.06%) QA
2 78 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 24 (0.74%) GDPR
4 11 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.062%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.062%) SLA
7 1 (0.031%) ISO 20022
7 1 (0.031%) PMO
7 1 (0.031%) PSD2
System Software
1 963 (29.83%) Docker
2 56 (1.73%) VirtualBox
3 52 (1.61%) HDFS
4 28 (0.87%) Active Directory
5 23 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 15 (0.46%) Apache Flume
6 15 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.15%) GlusterFS
10 3 (0.093%) vCloud
11 2 (0.062%) Firmware
11 2 (0.062%) Postfix
11 2 (0.062%) Varnish
12 1 (0.031%) Kamailio
12 1 (0.031%) LXC
12 1 (0.031%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.031%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.031%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 782 (24.23%) Kubernetes
2 228 (7.06%) Terraform
3 190 (5.89%) Ansible
4 152 (4.71%) Puppet
5 92 (2.85%) Docker Swarm
6 66 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 52 (1.61%) Prometheus
8 49 (1.52%) Grafana
9 45 (1.39%) Packer
10 27 (0.84%) Consul
11 26 (0.81%) Graphite
12 20 (0.62%) Automic
12 20 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
13 18 (0.56%) Kibana
14 16 (0.50%) logstash
15 13 (0.40%) Cloudify
15 13 (0.40%) Data Guard
16 12 (0.37%) CA Service Virtualization
16 12 (0.37%) Oozie
16 12 (0.37%) Rancher
Vendors
1 353 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 261 (8.09%) Google
3 231 (7.16%) Oracle
4 118 (3.66%) Tableau
5 110 (3.41%) Cloudera
6 90 (2.79%) IBM
7 78 (2.42%) Hortonworks
8 62 (1.92%) Databricks
9 58 (1.80%) SAP
9 58 (1.80%) Talend
10 51 (1.58%) Informatica
11 37 (1.15%) Facebook
12 26 (0.81%) Apple
13 24 (0.74%) Cadence
13 24 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
14 20 (0.62%) FactSet
14 20 (0.62%) Sybase
15 19 (0.59%) Dataiku
15 19 (0.59%) InterSystems
15 19 (0.59%) Red Hat