Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 79 80
Rank change year-on-year -25 +1 +42
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 4,386 6,546 5,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.02% 3.76% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.76% 12.26% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,722 5,411 5,224
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,517
90th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £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 40,755 53,404 52,299
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 28.09% 30.71% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33,269 43,825 44,406
UK median annual salary £52,095 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.19% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% +5.95% +1.20%

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 25 May 2019.

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 25 May 2019. 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 -25 4,041 £62,500 +13.64% 266
London -12 2,241 £70,000 - 119
UK excluding London -50 2,053 £50,000 - 163
South East -35 659 £50,000 - 48
North of England -4 599 £54,500 +21.11% 40
North West +43 392 £55,000 +22.22% 24
South West -50 223 £50,000 - 14
Scotland -38 186 £50,000 - 10
Midlands -93 171 £50,000 +11.11% 27
Yorkshire -63 165 £49,337 -1.33% 13
East of England -84 135 £50,340 -8.47% 18
West Midlands -70 117 £50,000 +11.11% 16
East Midlands -63 54 £50,000 +17.65% 11
Northern Ireland +15 51 £50,000 - 1
North East -6 43 £49,337 +9.64% 3
Wales -22 32 £41,250 +3.13% 5

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 2,408 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2,202 (50.21%) SQL
3 1,954 (44.55%) Java
4 1,503 (34.27%) Amazon AWS
5 1,439 (32.81%) JavaScript
6 1,390 (31.69%) Python
7 1,335 (30.44%) C#
8 1,233 (28.11%) TDD
9 1,192 (27.18%) .NET
10 1,153 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 1,149 (26.20%) MongoDB
12 1,068 (24.35%) Git (software)
13 1,042 (23.76%) SQL Server
14 1,041 (23.73%) Microservices
15 1,028 (23.44%) Software Engineering
16 929 (21.18%) DevOps
17 928 (21.16%) MVC
18 885 (20.18%) Big Data
19 847 (19.31%) RESTful
20 823 (18.76%) Hadoop
21 811 (18.49%) Docker
22 806 (18.38%) CSS
23 792 (18.06%) HTML
24 789 (17.99%) AngularJS
25 774 (17.65%) Node.js
26 745 (16.99%) Linux
27 739 (16.85%) Scrum
28 734 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
29 686 (15.64%) Finance
30 684 (15.60%) 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
1 620 (14.14%) Apache Spark
2 440 (10.03%) Elasticsearch
3 212 (4.83%) Apache
4 162 (3.69%) Apache Pig
5 108 (2.46%) Tomcat
6 94 (2.14%) Apache Solr
7 82 (1.87%) Confluence
8 75 (1.71%) IIS
9 69 (1.57%) CMS
10 64 (1.46%) nginx
11 59 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
12 56 (1.28%) JBoss
12 56 (1.28%) SharePoint
13 34 (0.78%) SAS
14 32 (0.73%) Jetty
15 30 (0.68%) WebLogic
16 28 (0.64%) WordPress
17 26 (0.59%) WebSphere
18 20 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 20 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.30%) Chatbot
3 10 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (0.21%) SPSS
5 8 (0.18%) Weka
6 3 (0.068%) ArchiCAD
6 3 (0.068%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.068%) MicroStation
6 3 (0.068%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.068%) Revit
6 3 (0.068%) S-PLUS
6 3 (0.068%) Stata
7 2 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.023%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.023%) Figma
8 1 (0.023%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.023%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 30 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.59%) Magento
3 8 (0.18%) Fredhopper
3 8 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.091%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.091%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.068%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.068%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.046%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.046%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.046%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.046%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.023%) BigMachines
7 1 (0.023%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.023%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1,503 (34.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1,153 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 416 (9.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 237 (5.40%) SaaS
5 233 (5.31%) Serverless
6 200 (4.56%) GitHub
7 136 (3.10%) Power Platform
8 133 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
9 130 (2.96%) AWS Lambda
10 120 (2.74%) Amazon S3
11 113 (2.58%) PaaS
12 93 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
13 76 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
14 73 (1.66%) IaaS
15 72 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
16 52 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
17 46 (1.05%) Amazon Kinesis
18 39 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
19 35 (0.80%) npm
20 33 (0.75%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 109 (2.49%) HTTP
2 91 (2.07%) Internet
3 69 (1.57%) DNS
4 55 (1.25%) Firewall
5 37 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 34 (0.78%) VPN
7 24 (0.55%) AMQP
8 19 (0.43%) Bluetooth
9 18 (0.41%) Extranet
9 18 (0.41%) HTTPS
9 18 (0.41%) SSL
9 18 (0.41%) VoIP
10 17 (0.39%) DHCP
10 17 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
11 16 (0.36%) MQTT
12 13 (0.30%) Unified Communications
13 11 (0.25%) LAN
13 11 (0.25%) Network Security
13 11 (0.25%) WAN
13 11 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,149 (26.20%) MongoDB
2 1,042 (23.76%) SQL Server
3 885 (20.18%) Big Data
4 823 (18.76%) Hadoop
5 684 (15.60%) MySQL
6 608 (13.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 513 (11.70%) Relational Database
8 427 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
9 331 (7.55%) Apache Hive
10 306 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
11 299 (6.82%) HBase
12 294 (6.70%) Redis
13 267 (6.09%) SQL Server 2016
14 197 (4.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 193 (4.40%) Amazon Redshift
16 184 (4.20%) RDBMS
17 153 (3.49%) CouchDB
18 144 (3.28%) Neo4j
19 136 (3.10%) Power BI
20 135 (3.08%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1,068 (24.35%) Git (software)
2 492 (11.22%) Jenkins
3 225 (5.13%) JIRA
4 170 (3.88%) Maven
5 158 (3.60%) Selenium
6 154 (3.51%) Subversion
7 140 (3.19%) TeamCity
8 135 (3.08%) JUnit
9 117 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 108 (2.46%) Visual Studio
11 98 (2.23%) webpack
12 97 (2.21%) Mercurial
13 92 (2.10%) GitLab
13 92 (2.10%) Gradle
14 84 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
15 78 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 78 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
16 72 (1.64%) Cucumber
17 62 (1.41%) Vagrant
18 61 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 686 (15.64%) Finance
2 330 (7.52%) Retail
3 251 (5.72%) Banking
4 167 (3.81%) Games
5 138 (3.15%) Law
6 128 (2.92%) Marketing
7 110 (2.51%) Telecoms
8 51 (1.16%) Publishing
9 48 (1.09%) Advertising
9 48 (1.09%) Investment Banking
10 44 (1.00%) Financial Institution
11 34 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 23 (0.52%) Legal
13 20 (0.46%) Automotive
14 19 (0.43%) Electronics
15 16 (0.36%) Music Industry
16 15 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.27%) Front Office
18 7 (0.16%) Back Office
19 6 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,393 (54.56%) Developer
2 705 (16.07%) .NET Developer
3 661 (15.07%) Java Developer
4 537 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 418 (9.53%) C# Developer
6 412 (9.39%) Architect
7 401 (9.14%) Software Engineer
8 394 (8.98%) Data Engineer
9 304 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
10 292 (6.66%) Software Developer
11 210 (4.79%) Full Stack Developer
12 194 (4.42%) Big Data Engineer
13 186 (4.24%) Data Architect
14 183 (4.17%) Java Engineer
15 176 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
16 170 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
17 166 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 161 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
19 160 (3.65%) Python Engineer
20 152 (3.47%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,192 (27.18%) .NET
2 847 (19.31%) RESTful
3 806 (18.38%) CSS
4 792 (18.06%) HTML
5 789 (17.99%) AngularJS
6 774 (17.65%) Node.js
7 669 (15.25%) Kafka
8 630 (14.36%) ASP.NET
9 629 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 607 (13.84%) Spring
11 576 (13.13%) React
12 566 (12.90%) Web Services
13 552 (12.59%) REST
14 527 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 437 (9.96%) .NET Core
16 394 (8.98%) .NET Framework
17 305 (6.95%) Entity Framework
18 279 (6.36%) HTML5
19 275 (6.27%) WCF
20 248 (5.65%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 363 (8.28%) Greenfield Project
2 261 (5.95%) Fintech
3 232 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 216 (4.92%) Algorithms
5 172 (3.92%) Data Structures
6 149 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
6 149 (3.40%) User Experience
7 127 (2.90%) Mobile App
8 105 (2.39%) Cloud Native
9 75 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
10 63 (1.44%) Clustering
11 59 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
11 59 (1.35%) Public Cloud
12 58 (1.32%) Replication
13 55 (1.25%) Hedge funds
14 49 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 48 (1.09%) Social Media
16 47 (1.07%) Virtual Team
17 45 (1.03%) Robotics
18 38 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 745 (16.99%) Linux
2 355 (8.09%) Windows
3 233 (5.31%) Unix
4 79 (1.80%) CentOS
5 78 (1.78%) Android
5 78 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 68 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 65 (1.48%) Apple iOS
8 45 (1.03%) Windows Server
9 31 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.41%) Fedora
11 16 (0.36%) SUSE
12 15 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (0.21%) Debian
14 9 (0.21%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.18%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.18%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.11%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.091%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,408 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1,233 (28.11%) TDD
3 1,041 (23.73%) Microservices
4 1,028 (23.44%) Software Engineering
5 929 (21.18%) DevOps
6 928 (21.16%) MVC
7 739 (16.85%) Scrum
8 734 (16.74%) Continuous Integration
9 631 (14.39%) BDD
10 630 (14.36%) OO
11 629 (14.34%) Analytics
12 581 (13.25%) Test Automation
13 446 (10.17%) Machine Learning
14 409 (9.33%) Open Source
15 397 (9.05%) Data Modelling
16 377 (8.60%) ETL
17 367 (8.37%) Computer Science
18 366 (8.34%) Web Application Development
19 362 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
20 330 (7.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,202 (50.21%) SQL
2 1,954 (44.55%) Java
3 1,439 (32.81%) JavaScript
4 1,390 (31.69%) Python
5 1,335 (30.44%) C#
6 576 (13.13%) Scala
7 431 (9.83%) Ruby
8 312 (7.11%) Java 8
9 300 (6.84%) PHP
10 193 (4.40%) Go
11 176 (4.01%) C++
12 172 (3.92%) TypeScript
13 143 (3.26%) T-SQL
14 140 (3.19%) PowerShell
15 120 (2.74%) Bash Shell
16 109 (2.49%) ES6
17 106 (2.42%) R
18 74 (1.69%) Kotlin
19 70 (1.60%) C
20 60 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 486 (11.08%) Degree
2 187 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 59 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (1.12%) AWS Certification
5 46 (1.05%) Security Cleared
6 41 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
7 37 (0.84%) PhD
8 23 (0.52%) MCSA
9 22 (0.50%) Master's Degree
10 14 (0.32%) SC Cleared
11 13 (0.30%) TOGAF Certification
12 8 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.18%) MCP
13 5 (0.11%) RHCE
13 5 (0.11%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.046%) CEH
14 2 (0.046%) CISSP
14 2 (0.046%) MCSE
14 2 (0.046%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.023%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 211 (4.81%) QA
2 56 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 43 (0.98%) GDPR
4 16 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.16%) MiFID
5 7 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.16%) PSD2
6 6 (0.14%) HIPAA
6 6 (0.14%) HL7
7 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.11%) SLA
8 4 (0.091%) IFRS
8 4 (0.091%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.091%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.068%) WAI
10 2 (0.046%) PA-DSS
11 1 (0.023%) COBIT
11 1 (0.023%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.023%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.023%) MISRA
System Software
1 811 (18.49%) Docker
2 133 (3.03%) Apache Flume
3 89 (2.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 86 (1.96%) HDFS
5 75 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 36 (0.82%) Active Directory
7 32 (0.73%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.18%) Terminal Services
10 8 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.16%) VirtualBox
12 6 (0.14%) iptables
13 5 (0.11%) etcd
13 5 (0.11%) Firmware
13 5 (0.11%) NFS
13 5 (0.11%) vSphere
14 4 (0.091%) Samba
14 4 (0.091%) VMware NSX
15 3 (0.068%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 519 (11.83%) Kubernetes
2 215 (4.90%) Ansible
3 202 (4.61%) Puppet
4 186 (4.24%) Terraform
5 157 (3.58%) Oozie
6 148 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
7 106 (2.42%) Hadoop YARN
8 81 (1.85%) Kibana
9 70 (1.60%) Prometheus
10 58 (1.32%) Ambari
11 55 (1.25%) logstash
12 52 (1.19%) Grafana
13 47 (1.07%) Docker Swarm
14 29 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
15 28 (0.64%) Mesos
16 27 (0.62%) Rancher
17 21 (0.48%) Nagios
17 21 (0.48%) Perfmon
17 21 (0.48%) SCCM
18 20 (0.46%) Packer
Vendors
1 516 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 366 (8.34%) Oracle
3 318 (7.25%) Google
4 219 (4.99%) Cloudera
5 169 (3.85%) Tableau
6 144 (3.28%) Hortonworks
7 143 (3.26%) Databricks
8 89 (2.03%) VMware
9 87 (1.98%) IBM
10 84 (1.92%) MapR
11 80 (1.82%) Red Hat
12 77 (1.76%) Talend
13 72 (1.64%) Informatica
14 69 (1.57%) SAP
15 64 (1.46%) Splunk
16 40 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
17 34 (0.78%) Atlassian
17 34 (0.78%) Xamarin
18 32 (0.73%) Apple
19 31 (0.71%) HP