Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 85 121
Rank change year-on-year +4 +36 +49
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6,243 5,778 5,497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.59% 3.27% 2.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.75% 10.94% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5,272 5,232 4,914
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 53,143 52,794 66,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.53% 29.85% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 44,049 45,199 55,830
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 5,853 £55,000 -3.93% 895
UK excluding London +44 3,509 £47,500 - 507
London -20 2,653 £67,500 +3.85% 430
South East +45 1,076 £47,500 -5.00% 132
North of England 0 681 £45,000 -5.26% 133
Midlands +54 521 £42,500 -10.53% 62
East of England +61 507 £52,500 - 88
South West +4 412 £50,000 - 50
North West +12 400 £42,500 -10.53% 78
West Midlands +47 319 £40,000 -5.88% 28
Scotland +47 235 £50,000 +11.11% 30
Yorkshire -6 226 £50,000 0.00% 48
East Midlands +55 201 £42,500 -10.53% 34
Wales +22 78 £40,000 -20.00% 10
North East -15 55 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Northern Ireland - 8 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 3,760 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 2,679 (42.91%) TDD
3 2,465 (39.48%) SQL
4 2,451 (39.26%) Java
5 2,337 (37.43%) JavaScript
6 2,291 (36.70%) Git (software)
7 2,279 (36.50%) C#
8 2,207 (35.35%) .NET
9 2,107 (33.75%) Node.js
10 1,999 (32.02%) SQL Server
11 1,968 (31.52%) MVC
12 1,955 (31.32%) RESTful
13 1,879 (30.10%) BDD
14 1,608 (25.76%) MongoDB
15 1,580 (25.31%) Ruby
16 1,505 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
17 1,500 (24.03%) ASP.NET
18 1,418 (22.71%) ASP.NET Web API
19 1,387 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
20 1,385 (22.18%) AngularJS
21 1,375 (22.02%) Python
22 1,311 (21.00%) HTML
23 1,221 (19.56%) WCF
24 1,206 (19.32%) Web Application Development
25 1,203 (19.27%) Software Engineering
26 1,153 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
27 1,150 (18.42%) Linux
28 1,126 (18.04%) OO
29 1,109 (17.76%) Finance
30 1,089 (17.44%) MySQL

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
1 509 (8.15%) Apache Spark
2 451 (7.22%) Elasticsearch
3 265 (4.24%) Apache
4 235 (3.76%) Tomcat
5 154 (2.47%) CMS
6 149 (2.39%) OpenStack
7 147 (2.35%) Confluence
8 138 (2.21%) JBoss
9 95 (1.52%) nginx
10 91 (1.46%) SAS
11 86 (1.38%) Apache Solr
12 81 (1.30%) Apache Pig
13 76 (1.22%) IIS
14 72 (1.15%) Jetty
14 72 (1.15%) WebLogic
15 71 (1.14%) WebSphere
16 52 (0.83%) Mule
17 49 (0.78%) Ethereum
18 46 (0.74%) Mule ESB
19 39 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 48 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (0.54%) SPSS
3 14 (0.22%) Weka
4 12 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.13%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.11%) HipChat
6 7 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.048%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.048%) GIMP
7 3 (0.048%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.032%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.032%) Maya
8 2 (0.032%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (0.032%) S-PLUS
8 2 (0.032%) Stata
9 1 (0.016%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 37 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
2 26 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.26%) MultiChain
4 14 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 14 (0.22%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 9 (0.14%) Magento
6 8 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (0.096%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
9 3 (0.048%) NetSuite
9 3 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.032%) ION MarketView
10 2 (0.032%) Oracle FAH
11 1 (0.016%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.016%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 1 (0.016%) SAP Hybris
11 1 (0.016%) Unica
11 1 (0.016%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1,505 (24.11%) Amazon AWS
2 906 (14.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 294 (4.71%) SaaS
4 216 (3.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 201 (3.22%) GitHub
6 163 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
7 149 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
8 139 (2.23%) PaaS
9 113 (1.81%) Amazon S3
10 97 (1.55%) Serverless
11 71 (1.14%) IaaS
11 71 (1.14%) npm
12 59 (0.95%) OpenShift
13 48 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
14 44 (0.70%) Amazon SQS
15 43 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
16 35 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
17 29 (0.46%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 29 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
17 29 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 190 (3.04%) HTTP
2 170 (2.72%) Internet
3 88 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 72 (1.15%) Firewall
4 72 (1.15%) SSL
5 53 (0.85%) AMQP
6 52 (0.83%) DNS
7 41 (0.66%) SMS
8 25 (0.40%) Ethernet
9 24 (0.38%) VPN
10 22 (0.35%) SAN
11 21 (0.34%) Wireless
12 18 (0.29%) Broadband
12 18 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
13 15 (0.24%) SMTP
14 14 (0.22%) Skype
15 13 (0.21%) SMPP
16 12 (0.19%) ICMP
17 11 (0.18%) IMAP
17 11 (0.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,999 (32.02%) SQL Server
2 1,608 (25.76%) MongoDB
3 1,089 (17.44%) MySQL
4 858 (13.74%) Big Data
5 797 (12.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 705 (11.29%) Hadoop
7 654 (10.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 621 (9.95%) Relational Database
9 544 (8.71%) PostgreSQL
10 499 (7.99%) Redis
11 409 (6.55%) SQL Server 2014
12 304 (4.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 290 (4.65%) RDBMS
14 222 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
15 212 (3.40%) HBase
16 189 (3.03%) Apache Hive
17 144 (2.31%) Couchbase
18 142 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 125 (2.00%) Neo4j
20 110 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2,291 (36.70%) Git (software)
2 670 (10.73%) Jenkins
3 375 (6.01%) JIRA
4 371 (5.94%) Maven
5 363 (5.81%) Subversion
6 245 (3.92%) TeamCity
7 232 (3.72%) JUnit
8 165 (2.64%) Cucumber
9 153 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 146 (2.34%) Selenium
11 142 (2.27%) Vagrant
12 132 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 130 (2.08%) webpack
14 129 (2.07%) gulp
15 126 (2.02%) Gradle
16 114 (1.83%) Mercurial
17 112 (1.79%) Octopus Deploy
18 100 (1.60%) Grunt
19 97 (1.55%) Visual Studio
20 93 (1.49%) Mocha
General
1 1,109 (17.76%) Finance
2 376 (6.02%) Games
3 342 (5.48%) Banking
4 309 (4.95%) Marketing
5 289 (4.63%) Advertising
6 286 (4.58%) Retail
7 211 (3.38%) Telecoms
8 162 (2.59%) Music Industry
9 124 (1.99%) Electronics
10 112 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 87 (1.39%) Investment Banking
12 76 (1.22%) Publishing
13 69 (1.11%) Legal
14 54 (0.86%) Law
15 53 (0.85%) Retail Banking
16 49 (0.78%) Billing
17 48 (0.77%) Front Office
18 47 (0.75%) Back Office
19 45 (0.72%) Automotive
20 23 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,930 (62.95%) Developer
2 1,462 (23.42%) .NET Developer
3 1,106 (17.72%) Java Developer
4 744 (11.92%) Senior Developer
5 465 (7.45%) Software Engineer
6 449 (7.19%) C# Developer
7 431 (6.90%) Architect
8 336 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 323 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 312 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 308 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 280 (4.49%) Java Engineer
13 255 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 241 (3.86%) DevOps Engineer
15 209 (3.35%) Lead Developer
16 198 (3.17%) Data Engineer
17 197 (3.16%) PHP Developer
18 193 (3.09%) .NET Software Developer
19 191 (3.06%) Java Software Engineer
20 187 (3.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,207 (35.35%) .NET
2 2,107 (33.75%) Node.js
3 1,955 (31.32%) RESTful
4 1,500 (24.03%) ASP.NET
5 1,418 (22.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,387 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,385 (22.18%) AngularJS
8 1,311 (21.00%) HTML
9 1,221 (19.56%) WCF
10 1,153 (18.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1,042 (16.69%) CSS
12 991 (15.87%) Spring
13 932 (14.93%) .NET Framework
14 843 (13.50%) REST
15 839 (13.44%) Entity Framework
16 825 (13.21%) Web Services
17 732 (11.73%) Code First Entity Framework
18 613 (9.82%) HTML5
19 589 (9.43%) React
20 459 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 668 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 513 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
3 442 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
4 335 (5.37%) Algorithms
5 296 (4.74%) Fintech
6 294 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 236 (3.78%) Data Structures
8 234 (3.75%) User Experience
9 175 (2.80%) BBC
10 158 (2.53%) Mobile App
11 146 (2.34%) Social Media
12 95 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
13 94 (1.51%) Social Network
14 93 (1.49%) Data Centre
14 93 (1.49%) Public Cloud
15 68 (1.09%) Client/Server
15 68 (1.09%) Clustering
16 60 (0.96%) Hedge funds
16 60 (0.96%) Private Cloud
17 46 (0.74%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1,150 (18.42%) Linux
2 401 (6.42%) Windows
3 306 (4.90%) Unix
4 167 (2.67%) Android
5 166 (2.66%) Apple iOS
6 111 (1.78%) CentOS
7 87 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 77 (1.23%) Windows Server
9 64 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 60 (0.96%) Debian
11 40 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (0.38%) Windows 10
13 17 (0.27%) Mac OS
14 13 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 12 (0.19%) VMS
16 9 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 8 (0.13%) CoreOS
17 8 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
18 6 (0.096%) AIX
18 6 (0.096%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,760 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 2,679 (42.91%) TDD
3 1,968 (31.52%) MVC
4 1,879 (30.10%) BDD
5 1,206 (19.32%) Web Application Development
6 1,203 (19.27%) Software Engineering
7 1,126 (18.04%) OO
8 1,060 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 1,047 (16.77%) DevOps
10 1,038 (16.63%) Scrum
11 1,036 (16.59%) Microservices
12 648 (10.38%) Test Automation
13 592 (9.48%) Analytics
14 581 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
15 534 (8.55%) Open Source
16 484 (7.75%) Unit Testing
17 470 (7.53%) SDLC
18 408 (6.54%) Machine Learning
19 407 (6.52%) Web Development
20 389 (6.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2,465 (39.48%) SQL
2 2,451 (39.26%) Java
3 2,337 (37.43%) JavaScript
4 2,279 (36.50%) C#
5 1,580 (25.31%) Ruby
6 1,375 (22.02%) Python
7 620 (9.93%) PHP
8 540 (8.65%) Scala
9 387 (6.20%) C++
10 250 (4.00%) Go
11 226 (3.62%) Bash Shell
12 219 (3.51%) R
13 200 (3.20%) T-SQL
14 199 (3.19%) PowerShell
15 175 (2.80%) Perl
16 172 (2.76%) ES6
17 164 (2.63%) C
18 131 (2.10%) Groovy
19 128 (2.05%) TypeScript
20 108 (1.73%) F#
Qualifications
1 806 (12.91%) Degree
2 304 (4.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 121 (1.94%) Security Cleared
4 97 (1.55%) Master's Degree
5 91 (1.46%) PhD
6 34 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 29 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
9 16 (0.26%) MBA
10 9 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.11%) ISEB
11 7 (0.11%) MCSE
12 6 (0.096%) AWS Certification
12 6 (0.096%) CISM
12 6 (0.096%) CTC Cleared
12 6 (0.096%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.080%) CISSP
13 5 (0.080%) MCSA
13 5 (0.080%) Oracle Certification
14 4 (0.064%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (4.39%) QA
2 69 (1.11%) Data Quality
3 60 (0.96%) GCP
4 35 (0.56%) GDPR
5 28 (0.45%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.16%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 8 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.11%) COBIT
9 5 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
10 4 (0.064%) SLA
11 3 (0.048%) TickIT
12 2 (0.032%) HL7
12 2 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 1 (0.016%) MiFID
13 1 (0.016%) PMO
System Software
1 1,009 (16.16%) Docker
2 83 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (1.27%) Apache Flume
4 78 (1.25%) Active Directory
5 68 (1.09%) HDFS
6 37 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
7 36 (0.58%) vSphere
8 23 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
9 15 (0.24%) Hyper-V
10 11 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 11 (0.18%) VirtualBox
11 8 (0.13%) SAP ITS
12 6 (0.096%) GlusterFS
12 6 (0.096%) iptables
13 5 (0.080%) Varnish
14 4 (0.064%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.064%) Xen
15 3 (0.048%) LXC
16 2 (0.032%) KVM
Systems Management
1 461 (7.38%) Ansible
2 441 (7.06%) Puppet
3 343 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
4 310 (4.97%) Kubernetes
5 137 (2.19%) Terraform
6 67 (1.07%) Kibana
7 54 (0.86%) Nagios
8 52 (0.83%) Mesos
9 50 (0.80%) Packer
10 41 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
10 41 (0.66%) logstash
11 29 (0.46%) Cobbler
11 29 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
11 29 (0.46%) HAProxy
12 26 (0.42%) Marathon
13 25 (0.40%) Grafana
14 23 (0.37%) ZABBIX
15 22 (0.35%) Oozie
16 19 (0.30%) CFEngine
17 17 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 608 (9.74%) Oracle
2 534 (8.55%) Microsoft
3 413 (6.62%) Google
4 275 (4.40%) Facebook
5 183 (2.93%) Apple
6 149 (2.39%) SAP
7 139 (2.23%) Tableau
8 135 (2.16%) VMware
9 123 (1.97%) Sony
10 115 (1.84%) Yahoo!
11 99 (1.59%) Cloudera
12 94 (1.51%) IBM
13 87 (1.39%) Red Hat
14 76 (1.22%) Splunk
15 62 (0.99%) Talend
16 60 (0.96%) New Relic
16 60 (0.96%) Xamarin
17 56 (0.90%) Zend
18 54 (0.86%) Hortonworks
19 47 (0.75%) Atlassian