Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 85 102
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 +34
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 5,775 6,231 5,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.45% 3.52% 2.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.62% 11.52% 9.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4,667 5,270 5,047
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £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 49,704 54,080 58,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.72% 30.57% 29.79%
Number of salaries quoted 40,536 44,533 49,565
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,377
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.72% +3.44%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -4 5,321 £57,500 - 802
London +12 2,858 £70,000 +7.69% 363
UK excluding London -11 2,812 £50,000 +5.26% 482
South East -4 810 £52,500 +5.00% 105
North of England +9 702 £47,500 - 157
North West +21 407 £50,000 +11.11% 81
Midlands -37 364 £52,500 +16.67% 76
East of England -24 309 £55,000 +4.76% 56
Scotland +25 291 £50,000 - 28
South West -39 267 £50,000 +5.26% 45
West Midlands -24 248 £52,500 +10.53% 39
Yorkshire -18 218 £45,000 -10.00% 59
East Midlands -47 122 £51,250 +13.89% 37
North East +13 76 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Wales +30 68 £52,500 +31.25% 11
Northern Ireland 0 7 £65,000 +62.50% 4

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 3,424 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2,791 (48.33%) SQL
3 2,448 (42.39%) Java
4 2,255 (39.05%) JavaScript
5 2,014 (34.87%) TDD
6 1,915 (33.16%) C#
7 1,841 (31.88%) Git (software)
8 1,820 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
9 1,761 (30.49%) .NET
10 1,658 (28.71%) Python
11 1,628 (28.19%) SQL Server
12 1,543 (26.72%) MongoDB
13 1,471 (25.47%) MVC
14 1,453 (25.16%) RESTful
15 1,378 (23.86%) Node.js
16 1,347 (23.32%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,336 (23.13%) AngularJS
18 1,323 (22.91%) HTML
19 1,273 (22.04%) BDD
20 1,256 (21.75%) Microservices
21 1,234 (21.37%) Finance
22 1,217 (21.07%) Software Engineering
23 1,170 (20.26%) DevOps
24 1,100 (19.05%) ASP.NET
25 1,095 (18.96%) CSS
26 1,041 (18.03%) Linux
27 1,033 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
28 999 (17.30%) ASP.NET Web API
29 989 (17.13%) Docker
30 957 (16.57%) Degree

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
1 609 (10.55%) Apache Spark
2 422 (7.31%) Elasticsearch
3 279 (4.83%) Apache
4 185 (3.20%) CMS
5 173 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 120 (2.08%) Ethereum
7 108 (1.87%) Confluence
8 100 (1.73%) EPiServer
9 90 (1.56%) JBoss
10 84 (1.45%) nginx
11 81 (1.40%) Apache Solr
12 70 (1.21%) Apache Pig
13 68 (1.18%) OpenStack
13 68 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 66 (1.14%) WebLogic
15 63 (1.09%) MQSeries
16 61 (1.06%) WebSphere
17 55 (0.95%) IIS
17 55 (0.95%) Jetty
18 39 (0.68%) SAS
Applications
1 72 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.23%) SPSS
3 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.052%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.052%) Chatbot
5 3 (0.052%) LibreOffice
5 3 (0.052%) Maya
5 3 (0.052%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.052%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.052%) Weka
6 1 (0.017%) HipChat
6 1 (0.017%) InVision
6 1 (0.017%) Mingle
6 1 (0.017%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (1.06%) Distributed Ledger
2 49 (0.85%) Eloqua
3 37 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 11 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.14%) Magento
7 5 (0.087%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.069%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 4 (0.069%) SAP ERP
8 4 (0.069%) SAP InfiniteInsight
9 2 (0.035%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.017%) Ripple
10 1 (0.017%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1,820 (31.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1,347 (23.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 297 (5.14%) GitHub
4 274 (4.74%) Cloud Computing
5 273 (4.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 234 (4.05%) SaaS
7 181 (3.13%) Serverless
8 175 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
9 162 (2.81%) Amazon S3
10 149 (2.58%) npm
11 125 (2.16%) PaaS
12 89 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
13 86 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
14 77 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
15 73 (1.26%) Amazon Kinesis
16 70 (1.21%) IaaS
17 52 (0.90%) OpenShift
18 47 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
19 43 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
20 35 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 154 (2.67%) HTTP
2 138 (2.39%) Internet
3 76 (1.32%) DNS
4 51 (0.88%) TCP/IP
5 46 (0.80%) SSL
6 22 (0.38%) Firewall
7 21 (0.36%) SAN
8 19 (0.33%) AMQP
9 18 (0.31%) SMS
10 16 (0.28%) DHCP
10 16 (0.28%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
11 14 (0.24%) WAN
12 13 (0.23%) Anycast
12 13 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
12 13 (0.23%) LAN
12 13 (0.23%) Quagga
13 12 (0.21%) Network Security
13 12 (0.21%) VPN
14 11 (0.19%) Broadband
14 11 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,628 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 1,543 (26.72%) MongoDB
3 904 (15.65%) MySQL
4 901 (15.60%) Big Data
5 821 (14.22%) Relational Database
6 773 (13.39%) Hadoop
7 731 (12.66%) PostgreSQL
8 702 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 587 (10.16%) SQL Server 2016
10 435 (7.53%) Redis
11 419 (7.26%) RDBMS
12 292 (5.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 241 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
14 224 (3.88%) Apache Hive
15 210 (3.64%) Blockchain
15 210 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 203 (3.52%) Couchbase
17 176 (3.05%) HBase
18 158 (2.74%) Amazon Redshift
19 153 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1,841 (31.88%) Git (software)
2 596 (10.32%) Jenkins
3 359 (6.22%) Maven
4 323 (5.59%) JIRA
5 256 (4.43%) Selenium
6 245 (4.24%) Subversion
7 240 (4.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 238 (4.12%) Visual Studio
9 228 (3.95%) JUnit
10 204 (3.53%) TeamCity
11 191 (3.31%) Octopus Deploy
12 190 (3.29%) gulp
13 186 (3.22%) Mocha
14 164 (2.84%) Gradle
15 159 (2.75%) Cucumber
16 139 (2.41%) Protractor
17 124 (2.15%) Bower
18 122 (2.11%) Karma Test Runner
19 116 (2.01%) webpack
20 114 (1.97%) Vagrant
General
1 1,234 (21.37%) Finance
2 468 (8.10%) Banking
3 361 (6.25%) Retail
4 275 (4.76%) Advertising
5 262 (4.54%) Games
6 253 (4.38%) Marketing
7 209 (3.62%) Investment Banking
8 176 (3.05%) Telecoms
9 169 (2.93%) Financial Institution
10 77 (1.33%) Front Office
11 74 (1.28%) Law
12 72 (1.25%) Electronics
13 70 (1.21%) Manufacturing
14 51 (0.88%) Publishing
15 48 (0.83%) Music Industry
16 25 (0.43%) Back Office
16 25 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
17 24 (0.42%) Legal
18 19 (0.33%) Automotive
19 12 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3,485 (60.35%) Developer
2 1,094 (18.94%) .NET Developer
3 1,014 (17.56%) Java Developer
4 654 (11.32%) Senior Developer
5 548 (9.49%) C# Developer
6 456 (7.90%) Architect
7 440 (7.62%) Software Engineer
8 355 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 337 (5.84%) Data Engineer
10 274 (4.74%) JavaScript Developer
11 261 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 249 (4.31%) Java Engineer
13 247 (4.28%) ASP.NET Developer
14 230 (3.98%) Full Stack Developer
15 227 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
16 220 (3.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 210 (3.64%) DevOps Engineer
18 168 (2.91%) Lead Developer
19 155 (2.68%) Big Data Engineer
20 148 (2.56%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,761 (30.49%) .NET
2 1,453 (25.16%) RESTful
3 1,378 (23.86%) Node.js
4 1,336 (23.13%) AngularJS
5 1,323 (22.91%) HTML
6 1,100 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 1,095 (18.96%) CSS
8 999 (17.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 945 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 906 (15.69%) Spring
11 770 (13.33%) Web Services
12 749 (12.97%) REST
13 707 (12.24%) React
14 652 (11.29%) .NET Framework
15 625 (10.82%) WCF
16 585 (10.13%) HTML5
17 541 (9.37%) Kafka
18 493 (8.54%) Entity Framework
19 443 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 415 (7.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 596 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 517 (8.95%) Greenfield Project
3 478 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
4 370 (6.41%) Fintech
5 323 (5.59%) Algorithms
6 315 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
7 280 (4.85%) Data Structures
8 260 (4.50%) User Experience
9 186 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
10 145 (2.51%) Mobile App
11 132 (2.29%) Cyberthreat
12 112 (1.94%) Virtual Team
13 100 (1.73%) Cloud Native
14 95 (1.65%) Bitcoin
15 80 (1.39%) Public Cloud
16 76 (1.32%) Social Media
17 64 (1.11%) Management Information System
18 63 (1.09%) BBC
19 62 (1.07%) Equities
20 59 (1.02%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1,041 (18.03%) Linux
2 328 (5.68%) Windows
3 299 (5.18%) Unix
4 73 (1.26%) Android
4 73 (1.26%) Apple iOS
5 70 (1.21%) CentOS
6 57 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 55 (0.95%) VMS
7 55 (0.95%) Windows Server
8 38 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.36%) Mac OS
10 17 (0.29%) Debian
10 17 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (0.28%) Fedora
12 15 (0.26%) SUSE
12 15 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (0.12%) Windows 10
14 6 (0.10%) CoreOS
14 6 (0.10%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,424 (59.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2,014 (34.87%) TDD
3 1,471 (25.47%) MVC
4 1,273 (22.04%) BDD
5 1,256 (21.75%) Microservices
6 1,217 (21.07%) Software Engineering
7 1,170 (20.26%) DevOps
8 1,033 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
9 922 (15.97%) OO
10 824 (14.27%) Scrum
10 824 (14.27%) Web Application Development
11 753 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
12 745 (12.90%) Test Automation
13 663 (11.48%) Analytics
14 536 (9.28%) Machine Learning
15 529 (9.16%) Open Source
16 500 (8.66%) Data Science
17 460 (7.97%) SDLC
18 420 (7.27%) Unit Testing
19 373 (6.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2,791 (48.33%) SQL
2 2,448 (42.39%) Java
3 2,255 (39.05%) JavaScript
4 1,915 (33.16%) C#
5 1,658 (28.71%) Python
6 886 (15.34%) Ruby
7 556 (9.63%) Scala
8 508 (8.80%) Java 8
9 454 (7.86%) PHP
10 297 (5.14%) T-SQL
11 269 (4.66%) C++
12 228 (3.95%) ES6
13 206 (3.57%) Bash Shell
14 188 (3.26%) TypeScript
15 187 (3.24%) Go
16 172 (2.98%) PowerShell
17 151 (2.61%) R
18 140 (2.42%) Shell Script
19 137 (2.37%) Perl
20 105 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 957 (16.57%) Degree
2 265 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 78 (1.35%) SAFe Agilist
4 75 (1.30%) PhD
5 66 (1.14%) Security Cleared
6 44 (0.76%) Master's Degree
7 38 (0.66%) AWS Certification
7 38 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
9 21 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
10 20 (0.35%) SC Cleared
11 10 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (0.14%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (0.12%) CISSP
13 7 (0.12%) RHCE
14 6 (0.10%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.10%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.10%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.10%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 215 (3.72%) QA
2 79 (1.37%) GCP
3 35 (0.61%) GDPR
4 34 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 29 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.33%) SLA
7 9 (0.16%) COBIT
8 8 (0.14%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.087%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.069%) HL7
10 4 (0.069%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.052%) MiFID
12 2 (0.035%) WCAG
12 2 (0.035%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 1 (0.017%) WAI
System Software
1 989 (17.13%) Docker
2 103 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
3 97 (1.68%) HDFS
4 66 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (1.06%) Apache Flume
6 50 (0.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 41 (0.71%) Active Directory
8 30 (0.52%) VirtualBox
9 11 (0.19%) Varnish
10 10 (0.17%) KVM
10 10 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (0.14%) iptables
12 6 (0.10%) Hyper-V
12 6 (0.10%) oVirt
13 5 (0.087%) LXC
14 3 (0.052%) GridGain
15 2 (0.035%) GlusterFS
15 2 (0.035%) Samba
15 2 (0.035%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.035%) zsh
Systems Management
1 435 (7.53%) Ansible
2 410 (7.10%) Kubernetes
3 392 (6.79%) Puppet
4 303 (5.25%) Opscode Chef
5 232 (4.02%) Terraform
6 104 (1.80%) Docker Swarm
7 61 (1.06%) Kibana
8 50 (0.87%) Prometheus
9 44 (0.76%) Hadoop YARN
10 43 (0.74%) Grafana
10 43 (0.74%) Mesos
10 43 (0.74%) Oozie
11 41 (0.71%) logstash
12 39 (0.68%) Cobbler
13 25 (0.43%) Nagios
14 24 (0.42%) Packer
15 21 (0.36%) ZABBIX
16 17 (0.29%) HAProxy
16 17 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
17 13 (0.23%) Graylog
Vendors
1 671 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 496 (8.59%) Oracle
3 384 (6.65%) Google
4 145 (2.51%) Cloudera
5 123 (2.13%) Tableau
6 118 (2.04%) Hortonworks
7 103 (1.78%) Facebook
8 96 (1.66%) IBM
9 90 (1.56%) Apple
10 89 (1.54%) VMware
11 75 (1.30%) SAP
12 74 (1.28%) Atlassian
12 74 (1.28%) Sybase
13 73 (1.26%) Splunk
14 71 (1.23%) Sitecore
15 66 (1.14%) Yahoo!
16 64 (1.11%) Informatica
16 64 (1.11%) Red Hat
17 63 (1.09%) Sony
18 61 (1.06%) Talend