Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 81 121
Rank change year-on-year +1 +40 +28
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6,426 6,160 5,408
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.65% 3.47% 2.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.02% 11.29% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,236 5,316 4,846
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 53,483 54,545 61,541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.42% 30.71% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 43,592 45,819 52,460
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -5 5,854 £55,000 -2.22% 739
UK excluding London +7 3,337 £50,000 +5.26% 449
London +10 2,986 £70,000 +7.69% 330
South East +23 944 £50,000 - 117
North of England +6 763 £47,500 - 141
Midlands -21 418 £50,000 +11.11% 63
East of England -1 414 £55,000 +4.76% 47
Scotland +39 408 £50,000 - 31
North West +13 377 £47,500 - 76
South West -16 332 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Yorkshire +6 301 £45,000 -10.00% 44
West Midlands -28 257 £50,000 +11.11% 34
East Midlands -7 167 £42,500 - 28
North East +12 84 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Wales +16 66 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Northern Ireland +9 7 £65,000 +62.50% 4

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 3,845 (59.84%) Agile Software Development
2 3,002 (46.72%) SQL
3 2,701 (42.03%) Java
4 2,478 (38.56%) TDD
5 2,399 (37.33%) JavaScript
6 2,309 (35.93%) Git (software)
7 2,140 (33.30%) C#
8 2,025 (31.51%) .NET
9 1,899 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
10 1,863 (28.99%) RESTful
11 1,786 (27.79%) SQL Server
12 1,785 (27.78%) MVC
13 1,764 (27.45%) Python
14 1,730 (26.92%) Node.js
15 1,630 (25.37%) MongoDB
16 1,599 (24.88%) BDD
17 1,447 (22.52%) AngularJS
18 1,380 (21.48%) Microsoft Azure
19 1,373 (21.37%) HTML
20 1,368 (21.29%) Software Engineering
21 1,367 (21.27%) Finance
22 1,358 (21.13%) ASP.NET
23 1,236 (19.23%) Microservices
24 1,235 (19.22%) Ruby
25 1,231 (19.16%) ASP.NET Web API
26 1,215 (18.91%) Linux
27 1,203 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
28 1,163 (18.10%) DevOps
29 1,147 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
30 1,143 (17.79%) Docker

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
1 653 (10.16%) Apache Spark
2 420 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
3 295 (4.59%) Apache
4 251 (3.91%) Tomcat
5 171 (2.66%) CMS
6 121 (1.88%) Ethereum
7 119 (1.85%) JBoss
8 111 (1.73%) Confluence
9 86 (1.34%) Apache Solr
9 86 (1.34%) nginx
9 86 (1.34%) OpenStack
10 81 (1.26%) Jetty
11 76 (1.18%) WebLogic
12 72 (1.12%) EPiServer
13 67 (1.04%) IIS
14 63 (0.98%) MQSeries
14 63 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 61 (0.95%) Apache Pig
16 53 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
17 48 (0.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 93 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.16%) SPSS
3 9 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.093%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (0.078%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.062%) Chatbot
8 3 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.047%) LibreOffice
8 3 (0.047%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.047%) Weka
9 1 (0.016%) HipChat
9 1 (0.016%) InVision
9 1 (0.016%) Mingle
9 1 (0.016%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 101 (1.57%) Distributed Ledger
2 56 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 41 (0.64%) Eloqua
4 26 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 11 (0.17%) Magento
6 4 (0.062%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.062%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.062%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.016%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.016%) Ripple
7 1 (0.016%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,899 (29.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1,380 (21.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 357 (5.56%) GitHub
4 292 (4.54%) Cloud Computing
5 266 (4.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 240 (3.73%) SaaS
7 200 (3.11%) Serverless
8 181 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
9 170 (2.65%) Amazon S3
10 139 (2.16%) npm
11 126 (1.96%) PaaS
12 115 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
13 89 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 85 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
15 83 (1.29%) IaaS
16 77 (1.20%) Amazon EMR
17 69 (1.07%) OpenShift
18 60 (0.93%) IBM Cloud
19 52 (0.81%) Azure Data Factory
20 50 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 190 (2.96%) HTTP
2 135 (2.10%) Internet
3 91 (1.42%) DNS
4 89 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 49 (0.76%) Firewall
6 38 (0.59%) SSL
7 35 (0.54%) SAN
7 35 (0.54%) SMS
8 33 (0.51%) VPN
9 32 (0.50%) AMQP
10 21 (0.33%) DHCP
11 18 (0.28%) SMPP
12 17 (0.26%) Reverse Proxy
13 16 (0.25%) LAN
13 16 (0.25%) Network Security
13 16 (0.25%) WAN
14 14 (0.22%) Anycast
14 14 (0.22%) FIX Connectivity
14 14 (0.22%) Quagga
15 12 (0.19%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,786 (27.79%) SQL Server
2 1,630 (25.37%) MongoDB
3 1,052 (16.37%) MySQL
4 979 (15.23%) Big Data
5 825 (12.84%) Hadoop
6 809 (12.59%) PostgreSQL
7 796 (12.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 791 (12.31%) Relational Database
9 787 (12.25%) SQL Server 2016
10 556 (8.65%) Redis
11 399 (6.21%) RDBMS
12 281 (4.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 250 (3.89%) Blockchain
14 241 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
15 210 (3.27%) Couchbase
16 198 (3.08%) Apache Hive
17 197 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 191 (2.97%) Neo4j
19 189 (2.94%) HBase
20 175 (2.72%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 2,309 (35.93%) Git (software)
2 712 (11.08%) Jenkins
3 380 (5.91%) Maven
4 363 (5.65%) JIRA
5 318 (4.95%) Subversion
6 261 (4.06%) JUnit
7 255 (3.97%) Selenium
8 231 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 221 (3.44%) TeamCity
10 208 (3.24%) Visual Studio
11 199 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
12 186 (2.89%) gulp
13 184 (2.86%) Gradle
14 176 (2.74%) Cucumber
15 169 (2.63%) Mocha
16 151 (2.35%) Vagrant
17 148 (2.30%) webpack
18 120 (1.87%) Mercurial
19 119 (1.85%) Protractor
20 118 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1,367 (21.27%) Finance
2 558 (8.68%) Banking
3 397 (6.18%) Retail
4 331 (5.15%) Advertising
5 311 (4.84%) Marketing
6 268 (4.17%) Games
7 252 (3.92%) Telecoms
8 207 (3.22%) Investment Banking
9 175 (2.72%) Financial Institution
10 88 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 87 (1.35%) Front Office
12 84 (1.31%) Electronics
13 63 (0.98%) Law
14 62 (0.96%) Music Industry
15 53 (0.82%) Publishing
16 42 (0.65%) Legal
17 41 (0.64%) Back Office
18 29 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
19 15 (0.23%) Automotive
20 9 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3,977 (61.89%) Developer
2 1,347 (20.96%) .NET Developer
3 1,171 (18.22%) Java Developer
4 722 (11.24%) Senior Developer
5 542 (8.43%) C# Developer
6 480 (7.47%) Software Engineer
7 445 (6.92%) Architect
8 370 (5.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 347 (5.40%) Data Engineer
10 321 (5.00%) Java Engineer
11 318 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 307 (4.78%) Senior Java Developer
13 278 (4.33%) Software Developer
14 262 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
15 244 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 222 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
17 213 (3.31%) Node.js Developer
18 210 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
19 199 (3.10%) Lead Developer
20 188 (2.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,025 (31.51%) .NET
2 1,863 (28.99%) RESTful
3 1,730 (26.92%) Node.js
4 1,447 (22.52%) AngularJS
5 1,373 (21.37%) HTML
6 1,358 (21.13%) ASP.NET
7 1,231 (19.16%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1,203 (18.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,099 (17.10%) CSS
10 1,073 (16.70%) Spring
11 925 (14.39%) WCF
12 868 (13.51%) Web Services
13 836 (13.01%) .NET Framework
14 791 (12.31%) REST
15 771 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 730 (11.36%) React
17 684 (10.64%) Entity Framework
18 611 (9.51%) HTML5
19 555 (8.64%) Kafka
20 547 (8.51%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 611 (9.51%) Computer Science
2 523 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
3 500 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 411 (6.40%) Enterprise Software
5 372 (5.79%) Algorithms
6 368 (5.73%) Fintech
7 322 (5.01%) User Experience
8 275 (4.28%) Data Structures
9 178 (2.77%) Mobile App
10 173 (2.69%) Self-Motivation
11 147 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
12 120 (1.87%) Virtual Team
13 115 (1.79%) Bitcoin
14 103 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
15 92 (1.43%) Public Cloud
16 84 (1.31%) Cloud Native
17 78 (1.21%) Social Network
18 75 (1.17%) Social Media
19 73 (1.14%) Equities
20 71 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1,215 (18.91%) Linux
2 385 (5.99%) Windows
3 329 (5.12%) Unix
4 136 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 134 (2.09%) Android
6 73 (1.14%) CentOS
7 62 (0.96%) Ubuntu
8 60 (0.93%) VMS
9 47 (0.73%) Windows Server
10 33 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 30 (0.47%) Debian
11 30 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 18 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (0.26%) Fedora
14 15 (0.23%) SUSE
15 9 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
15 9 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.078%) DC/OS
17 4 (0.062%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,845 (59.84%) Agile Software Development
2 2,478 (38.56%) TDD
3 1,785 (27.78%) MVC
4 1,599 (24.88%) BDD
5 1,368 (21.29%) Software Engineering
6 1,236 (19.23%) Microservices
7 1,163 (18.10%) DevOps
8 1,147 (17.85%) Continuous Integration
9 1,079 (16.79%) OO
10 1,040 (16.18%) Web Application Development
11 930 (14.47%) Scrum
12 887 (13.80%) Test Automation
13 767 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
14 690 (10.74%) Analytics
15 616 (9.59%) Machine Learning
16 610 (9.49%) Open Source
17 567 (8.82%) SDLC
18 541 (8.42%) Unit Testing
19 505 (7.86%) Data Science
20 429 (6.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3,002 (46.72%) SQL
2 2,701 (42.03%) Java
3 2,399 (37.33%) JavaScript
4 2,140 (33.30%) C#
5 1,764 (27.45%) Python
6 1,235 (19.22%) Ruby
7 580 (9.03%) Scala
8 543 (8.45%) Java 8
9 530 (8.25%) PHP
10 304 (4.73%) C++
11 295 (4.59%) T-SQL
12 252 (3.92%) ES6
13 235 (3.66%) Bash Shell
14 232 (3.61%) PowerShell
15 194 (3.02%) Perl
16 191 (2.97%) R
17 180 (2.80%) Go
18 174 (2.71%) TypeScript
19 161 (2.51%) Shell Script
20 145 (2.26%) C
Qualifications
1 921 (14.33%) Degree
2 253 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 103 (1.60%) PhD
4 87 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 66 (1.03%) SAFe Agilist
6 62 (0.96%) Master's Degree
7 35 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (0.36%) Sun Certification
9 21 (0.33%) AWS Certification
10 18 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.28%) SC Cleared
11 17 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.17%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (0.11%) RHCE
15 6 (0.093%) MCSE
16 5 (0.078%) CCIE
16 5 (0.078%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 251 (3.91%) QA
2 86 (1.34%) GCP
3 38 (0.59%) GDPR
3 38 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 24 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.26%) SLA
6 13 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.14%) WAI
8 6 (0.093%) COBIT
9 5 (0.078%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.078%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 4 (0.062%) HL7
10 4 (0.062%) PA-DSS
11 3 (0.047%) MiFID
12 1 (0.016%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.016%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.016%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.016%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.016%) WCAG
System Software
1 1,143 (17.79%) Docker
2 102 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
3 84 (1.31%) HDFS
4 72 (1.12%) Apache Flume
5 62 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 44 (0.68%) Active Directory
8 28 (0.44%) VirtualBox
9 10 (0.16%) KVM
9 10 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.11%) Varnish
11 5 (0.078%) LXC
12 4 (0.062%) oVirt
12 4 (0.062%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.062%) vSphere
13 3 (0.047%) GridGain
14 2 (0.031%) iptables
14 2 (0.031%) Samba
14 2 (0.031%) vCloud
14 2 (0.031%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 505 (7.86%) Ansible
2 465 (7.24%) Puppet
3 457 (7.11%) Kubernetes
4 339 (5.28%) Opscode Chef
5 231 (3.59%) Terraform
6 108 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
7 51 (0.79%) Kibana
8 49 (0.76%) Mesos
9 43 (0.67%) Cobbler
10 34 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
11 32 (0.50%) Marathon
11 32 (0.50%) Oozie
12 28 (0.44%) Prometheus
12 28 (0.44%) ZABBIX
13 27 (0.42%) logstash
14 26 (0.40%) Grafana
14 26 (0.40%) Packer
15 25 (0.39%) Nagios
16 19 (0.30%) Salt
17 16 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 718 (11.17%) Microsoft
2 578 (8.99%) Oracle
3 424 (6.60%) Google
4 159 (2.47%) Cloudera
5 150 (2.33%) Facebook
6 138 (2.15%) IBM
7 125 (1.95%) Tableau
8 114 (1.77%) Hortonworks
9 105 (1.63%) SAP
10 91 (1.42%) VMware
11 87 (1.35%) Apple
11 87 (1.35%) Talend
12 84 (1.31%) Sybase
13 74 (1.15%) Informatica
14 70 (1.09%) Atlassian
15 67 (1.04%) Red Hat
16 63 (0.98%) Yahoo!
17 62 (0.96%) Sony
18 59 (0.92%) Zend
19 55 (0.86%) Sitecore