Period
to 6 July 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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 122 82
Rank change year-on-year +16 -40 -1
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 2,309 4,125 6,624
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.92% 2.80% 3.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.84% 10.12% 12.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,084 3,765 5,859
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £39,383 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 21,307 40,761 54,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.96% 27.67% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17,369 33,396 44,709
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NoSQL.

Salary trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NoSQL over the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 July 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 +17 2,137 £65,000 +8.33% 226
London +7 1,333 £72,500 +3.57% 108
UK excluding London +6 928 £52,500 +5.00% 128
North of England +37 330 £50,000 -8.72% 38
South East -36 224 £55,000 +10.00% 34
Work from Home +5 204 £68,750 +19.57% 29
North West +14 202 £53,012 -3.61% 24
Midlands +59 102 £56,250 +12.50% 24
Yorkshire +75 100 £47,500 -5.00% 5
South West +7 85 £51,593 +8.62% 9
Scotland +11 73 £50,000 -1.89% 6
West Midlands +62 62 £60,000 +20.00% 15
East of England +36 55 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Wales +39 46 £50,000 +5.26% 1
East Midlands +52 40 £53,500 +18.89% 9
North East +33 28 £39,000 -25.71% 9
Northern Ireland -1 12 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Channel Islands - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 1,274 (55.18%) SQL
2 1,248 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 1,050 (45.47%) Java
4 956 (41.40%) AWS
5 875 (37.90%) JavaScript
6 873 (37.81%) Python
7 827 (35.82%) Microservices
8 803 (34.78%) Azure
9 712 (30.84%) Docker
10 659 (28.54%) DevOps
11 632 (27.37%) Software Engineering
12 622 (26.94%) C#
13 595 (25.77%) Kubernetes
14 586 (25.38%) .NET
15 584 (25.29%) TDD
16 534 (23.13%) Git (software)
17 524 (22.69%) MongoDB
18 486 (21.05%) AngularJS
19 483 (20.92%) Finance
20 480 (20.79%) SQL Server
21 454 (19.66%) React
22 452 (19.58%) Node.js
23 433 (18.75%) Linux
24 389 (16.85%) HTML
25 383 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
26 380 (16.46%) CSS
27 341 (14.77%) Scrum
28 339 (14.68%) Analytics
29 337 (14.60%) MySQL
30 333 (14.42%) Spring

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
1 304 (13.17%) Apache Spark
2 206 (8.92%) Elasticsearch
3 113 (4.89%) Apache
4 78 (3.38%) Confluence
5 50 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 47 (2.04%) nginx
7 46 (1.99%) Apache Airflow
8 31 (1.34%) Luigi
9 21 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
10 20 (0.87%) CMS
11 16 (0.69%) SharePoint
12 15 (0.65%) NServiceBus
12 15 (0.65%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.56%) IIS
14 12 (0.52%) Apache Pig
14 12 (0.52%) Apache Solr
15 10 (0.43%) SAS
16 8 (0.35%) Ethereum
16 8 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
17 6 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 31 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.087%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.087%) SPSS
4 1 (0.043%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.043%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (0.48%) Distributed Ledger
2 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.17%) Eikon
3 4 (0.17%) Magento
4 2 (0.087%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.087%) OpenCart
4 2 (0.087%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.087%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 2 (0.087%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.043%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.043%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.043%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.043%) Ripple
5 1 (0.043%) Shopify
5 1 (0.043%) Tesseract
5 1 (0.043%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 956 (41.40%) AWS
2 803 (34.78%) Azure
3 333 (14.42%) GCP
4 162 (7.02%) Serverless
5 150 (6.50%) SaaS
6 109 (4.72%) Amazon S3
7 99 (4.29%) OpenShift
8 88 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
8 88 (3.81%) Amazon EMR
9 86 (3.72%) AWS Lambda
10 81 (3.51%) Power Platform
11 74 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
12 72 (3.12%) GitHub
13 51 (2.21%) PaaS
14 40 (1.73%) IaaS
15 33 (1.43%) IBM Cloud
16 28 (1.21%) Azure Data Factory
17 27 (1.17%) npm
18 25 (1.08%) Amazon ECS
19 22 (0.95%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 76 (3.29%) HTTP
2 55 (2.38%) Internet
3 25 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 22 (0.95%) Firewall
5 20 (0.87%) DNS
6 16 (0.69%) VPN
7 14 (0.61%) SSL
8 10 (0.43%) VoIP
9 9 (0.39%) Skype
10 8 (0.35%) LAN
10 8 (0.35%) WAN
11 7 (0.30%) AMQP
11 7 (0.30%) Asterisk PBX
11 7 (0.30%) FTP
11 7 (0.30%) Network Security
11 7 (0.30%) Wireshark
12 6 (0.26%) MQTT
12 6 (0.26%) RFID
12 6 (0.26%) RTP
12 6 (0.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 524 (22.69%) MongoDB
2 480 (20.79%) SQL Server
3 337 (14.60%) MySQL
4 327 (14.16%) Hadoop
5 323 (13.99%) Big Data
6 278 (12.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 272 (11.78%) Relational Database
8 249 (10.78%) PostgreSQL
9 225 (9.74%) Redis
10 188 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
11 147 (6.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 147 (6.37%) RDBMS
12 128 (5.54%) Amazon Redshift
13 85 (3.68%) Apache Hive
13 85 (3.68%) Neo4j
14 81 (3.51%) Power BI
15 80 (3.46%) Cosmos DB
16 73 (3.16%) Data Lake
17 70 (3.03%) Amazon RDS
18 69 (2.99%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 534 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 325 (14.08%) Jenkins
3 139 (6.02%) JIRA
4 113 (4.89%) Maven
5 107 (4.63%) Selenium
6 101 (4.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 88 (3.81%) JUnit
8 74 (3.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 69 (2.99%) TeamCity
10 59 (2.56%) Artifactory
11 56 (2.43%) Visual Studio
12 54 (2.34%) GitLab
13 53 (2.30%) Bitbucket
13 53 (2.30%) Subversion
14 52 (2.25%) Vagrant
15 50 (2.17%) NUnit
16 40 (1.73%) Mercurial
17 38 (1.65%) MSBuild
18 37 (1.60%) Cucumber
19 35 (1.52%) MSTest
General
1 483 (20.92%) Finance
2 163 (7.06%) Banking
3 115 (4.98%) Front Office
4 105 (4.55%) Public Sector
5 84 (3.64%) Retail
6 61 (2.64%) Games
7 58 (2.51%) Marketing
8 41 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 40 (1.73%) Investment Banking
10 27 (1.17%) Automotive
11 24 (1.04%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.78%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.65%) Law
14 14 (0.61%) Advertising
15 10 (0.43%) Publishing
16 9 (0.39%) Legal
17 6 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 6 (0.26%) Housing Association
17 6 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,046 (45.30%) Developer
2 310 (13.43%) Java Developer
3 299 (12.95%) Software Engineer
4 284 (12.30%) Senior Developer
5 253 (10.96%) .NET Developer
6 235 (10.18%) Data Engineer
7 195 (8.45%) Architect
8 143 (6.19%) Java Engineer
9 136 (5.89%) C# Developer
10 129 (5.59%) Full Stack Developer
11 124 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
12 108 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
13 102 (4.42%) Java Software Engineer
14 98 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
15 95 (4.11%) Data Architect
16 74 (3.20%) Software Developer
17 73 (3.16%) AWS Engineer
17 73 (3.16%) Python Engineer
18 69 (2.99%) PHP Developer
19 66 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 586 (25.38%) .NET
2 486 (21.05%) AngularJS
3 454 (19.66%) React
4 452 (19.58%) Node.js
5 389 (16.85%) HTML
6 380 (16.46%) CSS
7 333 (14.42%) Spring
8 329 (14.25%) RESTful
9 308 (13.34%) Web Services
10 285 (12.34%) REST
11 278 (12.04%) Kafka
12 273 (11.82%) .NET Core
13 241 (10.44%) ASP.NET
14 213 (9.22%) Spring Boot
15 174 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web API
16 151 (6.54%) .NET Framework
17 129 (5.59%) jQuery
18 123 (5.33%) HTML5
19 121 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 104 (4.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 201 (8.71%) Greenfield Project
2 141 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (5.28%) Algorithms
4 119 (5.15%) Data Structures
5 94 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 91 (3.94%) User Experience
7 87 (3.77%) Public Cloud
8 77 (3.33%) Blog
9 63 (2.73%) Mobile App
10 60 (2.60%) Hedge funds
11 55 (2.38%) Equities
12 50 (2.17%) Derivative
12 50 (2.17%) Equity Derivative
13 48 (2.08%) Fixed Income
14 46 (1.99%) Management Information System
15 43 (1.86%) Cloud Native
16 36 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
17 32 (1.39%) Reference Data
18 27 (1.17%) Acoustics
19 25 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 433 (18.75%) Linux
2 158 (6.84%) Unix
3 122 (5.28%) Windows
4 57 (2.47%) CentOS
5 48 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (1.73%) Android
6 40 (1.73%) Mac OS X
7 33 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 25 (1.08%) Windows Server
9 14 (0.61%) CoreOS
9 14 (0.61%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (0.48%) Debian
10 11 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.26%) Mac OS
11 6 (0.26%) VMS
12 1 (0.043%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.043%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.043%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,248 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 827 (35.82%) Microservices
3 659 (28.54%) DevOps
4 632 (27.37%) Software Engineering
5 584 (25.29%) TDD
6 383 (16.59%) Continuous Integration
7 341 (14.77%) Scrum
8 339 (14.68%) Analytics
9 296 (12.82%) BDD
10 273 (11.82%) Open Source
11 253 (10.96%) Machine Learning
12 250 (10.83%) Computer Science
13 249 (10.78%) Test Automation
14 232 (10.05%) Artificial Intelligence
15 225 (9.74%) Data Science
16 223 (9.66%) Mentoring
17 220 (9.53%) MVC
18 216 (9.35%) OO
19 201 (8.71%) Problem-Solving
20 183 (7.93%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,274 (55.18%) SQL
2 1,050 (45.47%) Java
3 875 (37.90%) JavaScript
4 873 (37.81%) Python
5 622 (26.94%) C#
6 264 (11.43%) Scala
7 195 (8.45%) TypeScript
8 190 (8.23%) C++
9 173 (7.49%) PHP
10 152 (6.58%) Java 8
11 137 (5.93%) R
12 128 (5.54%) Ruby
13 119 (5.15%) Go
14 116 (5.02%) Bash Shell
15 69 (2.99%) PowerShell
16 53 (2.30%) Kotlin
17 52 (2.25%) C
18 48 (2.08%) F#
18 48 (2.08%) Perl
19 38 (1.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 311 (13.47%) Degree
2 165 (7.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 45 (1.95%) Security Cleared
4 38 (1.65%) Master's Degree
5 31 (1.34%) AWS Certification
6 25 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 23 (1.00%) DV Cleared
8 18 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 12 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
9 12 (0.52%) PhD
10 11 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
12 8 (0.35%) MCP
13 5 (0.22%) CESG Certified Professional
14 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.13%) ISEB
15 3 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 3 (0.13%) MBA
16 2 (0.087%) RHCE
17 1 (0.043%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (5.76%) QA
2 51 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.65%) GDPR
4 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.043%) Basel III
5 1 (0.043%) HL7
5 1 (0.043%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.043%) MiFID
5 1 (0.043%) PMO
System Software
1 712 (30.84%) Docker
2 41 (1.78%) VirtualBox
3 33 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 18 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.65%) HDFS
6 14 (0.61%) Apache Flume
7 11 (0.48%) GlusterFS
8 9 (0.39%) vCloud
9 8 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.26%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.26%) Kamailio
10 6 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.22%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.17%) Varnish
13 3 (0.13%) LXC
13 3 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
14 2 (0.087%) Postfix
14 2 (0.087%) vSphere
15 1 (0.043%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 595 (25.77%) Kubernetes
2 203 (8.79%) Terraform
3 157 (6.80%) Ansible
4 111 (4.81%) Puppet
5 48 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
6 42 (1.82%) Prometheus
7 41 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
8 37 (1.60%) Grafana
9 28 (1.21%) Graphite
10 26 (1.13%) Packer
11 21 (0.91%) Consul
12 15 (0.65%) CA Service Virtualization
13 13 (0.56%) Nagios
13 13 (0.56%) Netcool
13 13 (0.56%) Opsview
14 11 (0.48%) Mesos
15 10 (0.43%) Kibana
16 9 (0.39%) Oozie
17 8 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
18 7 (0.30%) logstash
Vendors
1 217 (9.40%) Microsoft
2 176 (7.62%) Oracle
3 164 (7.10%) Google
4 98 (4.24%) Tableau
5 57 (2.47%) Databricks
6 47 (2.04%) Cloudera
7 40 (1.73%) Talend
8 35 (1.52%) Hortonworks
9 30 (1.30%) VMware
10 29 (1.26%) IBM
10 29 (1.26%) Splunk
11 26 (1.13%) Informatica
12 23 (1.00%) Red Hat
13 22 (0.95%) Teradata
14 20 (0.87%) AppDynamics
14 20 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
15 19 (0.82%) Atlassian
16 17 (0.74%) CA
17 16 (0.69%) New Relic
18 15 (0.65%) Perfecto Mobile