Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 88 86
Rank change year-on-year -51 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 3,563 5,707 6,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.54% 3.45% 3.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.40% 11.62% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,965 4,615 5,255
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £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 37,912 49,129 53,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.08% 29.72% 30.57%
Number of salaries quoted 30,971 40,052 44,223
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -51 3,308 £62,500 +10.62% 620
London -20 1,878 £70,000 +3.70% 279
UK excluding London -69 1,589 £50,000 - 392
South East -43 536 £50,000 -4.76% 88
North of England -59 434 £54,500 +14.74% 114
North West -31 290 £55,000 +10.00% 64
South West -46 181 £47,500 -5.00% 40
Midlands -93 141 £50,000 -4.76% 54
Scotland -51 129 £50,000 - 30
East of England -50 116 £55,000 - 45
Yorkshire -73 116 £52,500 +23.53% 36
West Midlands -73 97 £50,000 -4.76% 35
East Midlands -46 44 £50,000 -4.76% 19
Wales -22 35 £50,000 -4.76% 15
North East -14 29 £55,917 +24.26% 14
Northern Ireland +5 18 £48,750 -25.00% 8

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 1,860 (52.20%) SQL
2 1,856 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1,335 (37.47%) Java
4 1,312 (36.82%) JavaScript
5 1,208 (33.90%) AWS
6 1,102 (30.93%) C#
7 1,062 (29.81%) Python
8 1,009 (28.32%) .NET
9 984 (27.62%) Azure
10 932 (26.16%) TDD
11 896 (25.15%) Microservices
12 892 (25.04%) MongoDB
13 883 (24.78%) Git (software)
14 856 (24.02%) Software Engineering
15 811 (22.76%) Docker
16 799 (22.42%) SQL Server
17 758 (21.27%) DevOps
18 713 (20.01%) MVC
19 683 (19.17%) Node.js
20 664 (18.64%) Big Data
21 641 (17.99%) AngularJS
22 633 (17.77%) RESTful
23 632 (17.74%) HTML
24 631 (17.71%) CSS
25 622 (17.46%) Linux
26 582 (16.33%) MySQL
27 561 (15.75%) React
28 559 (15.69%) Finance
29 509 (14.29%) Kubernetes
30 494 (13.86%) Analytics

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
1 443 (12.43%) Apache Spark
2 266 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
3 143 (4.01%) Apache
4 68 (1.91%) Apache Solr
5 66 (1.85%) Apache Pig
6 62 (1.74%) Confluence
7 54 (1.52%) JBoss
8 52 (1.46%) Tomcat
9 46 (1.29%) CMS
10 42 (1.18%) nginx
11 37 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
12 30 (0.84%) WordPress
13 28 (0.79%) SharePoint
14 25 (0.70%) IIS
15 22 (0.62%) OpenStack
15 22 (0.62%) SAS
16 16 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.45%) WebLogic
17 13 (0.36%) Jetty
18 12 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (0.31%) Chatbot
2 11 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.056%) SPSS
8 1 (0.028%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.028%) ArchiCAD
8 1 (0.028%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.028%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.028%) Revit
8 1 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 24 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.39%) Magento
3 10 (0.28%) FINCAD Analytics
4 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.17%) Fredhopper
4 6 (0.17%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
5 4 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 4 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
6 3 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.056%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.056%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.028%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.028%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.028%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.028%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 1 (0.028%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,208 (33.90%) AWS
2 984 (27.62%) Azure
3 415 (11.65%) GCP
4 208 (5.84%) Serverless
5 172 (4.83%) SaaS
6 156 (4.38%) GitHub
7 151 (4.24%) Amazon S3
8 130 (3.65%) Power Platform
9 113 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
10 100 (2.81%) AWS Lambda
11 94 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
12 89 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
13 75 (2.10%) IaaS
14 71 (1.99%) PaaS
15 60 (1.68%) Amazon ECS
16 59 (1.66%) AWS CloudFormation
17 58 (1.63%) Azure Data Factory
18 44 (1.23%) Amazon SQS
19 35 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
19 35 (0.98%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.95%) HTTP
2 56 (1.57%) Internet
3 52 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 44 (1.23%) DNS
5 35 (0.98%) Firewall
6 27 (0.76%) Extranet
7 26 (0.73%) HTTPS
8 23 (0.65%) VPN
9 20 (0.56%) VoIP
10 12 (0.34%) MQTT
11 10 (0.28%) AMQP
12 8 (0.22%) CTI
12 8 (0.22%) LAN
12 8 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.20%) Network Security
14 6 (0.17%) DHCP
14 6 (0.17%) GPRS
14 6 (0.17%) Kerberos
14 6 (0.17%) WAN
15 5 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 892 (25.04%) MongoDB
2 799 (22.42%) SQL Server
3 664 (18.64%) Big Data
4 582 (16.33%) MySQL
5 484 (13.58%) Hadoop
6 412 (11.56%) PostgreSQL
7 365 (10.24%) Relational Database
8 304 (8.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 264 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
10 243 (6.82%) Redis
11 189 (5.30%) SQL Server 2016
12 184 (5.16%) Apache Hive
13 136 (3.82%) Neo4j
14 130 (3.65%) Power BI
15 127 (3.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 126 (3.54%) Data Lake
17 117 (3.28%) RDBMS
18 114 (3.20%) HBase
19 111 (3.12%) Cosmos DB
20 84 (2.36%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 883 (24.78%) Git (software)
2 388 (10.89%) Jenkins
3 176 (4.94%) JIRA
4 155 (4.35%) Selenium
5 117 (3.28%) Maven
6 109 (3.06%) Subversion
6 109 (3.06%) TeamCity
7 101 (2.83%) JUnit
8 96 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 82 (2.30%) GitLab
9 82 (2.30%) Visual Studio
10 69 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
11 68 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 66 (1.85%) webpack
13 61 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
14 60 (1.68%) SpecFlow
15 56 (1.57%) NUnit
16 49 (1.38%) Vagrant
17 46 (1.29%) Mockito
18 45 (1.26%) Cucumber
General
1 559 (15.69%) Finance
2 294 (8.25%) Retail
3 199 (5.59%) Banking
4 153 (4.29%) Games
5 91 (2.55%) Marketing
6 87 (2.44%) Public Sector
7 69 (1.94%) Law
8 67 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 48 (1.35%) Advertising
10 39 (1.09%) Front Office
11 38 (1.07%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 31 (0.87%) Investment Banking
14 20 (0.56%) Publishing
15 19 (0.53%) Electronics
16 18 (0.51%) Legal
17 16 (0.45%) Automotive
18 9 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
19 7 (0.20%) French Language
19 7 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,933 (54.25%) Developer
2 572 (16.05%) .NET Developer
3 529 (14.85%) Senior Developer
4 485 (13.61%) Java Developer
5 374 (10.50%) Software Engineer
6 344 (9.65%) C# Developer
7 294 (8.25%) Data Engineer
8 290 (8.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 276 (7.75%) Architect
10 243 (6.82%) Software Developer
11 182 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
12 178 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
13 150 (4.21%) Java Engineer
14 146 (4.10%) ASP.NET Developer
15 145 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 123 (3.45%) Python Engineer
17 120 (3.37%) PHP Developer
18 115 (3.23%) Lead Developer
18 115 (3.23%) Python Developer
19 111 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,009 (28.32%) .NET
2 683 (19.17%) Node.js
3 641 (17.99%) AngularJS
4 633 (17.77%) RESTful
5 632 (17.74%) HTML
6 631 (17.71%) CSS
7 561 (15.75%) React
8 493 (13.84%) ASP.NET
9 473 (13.28%) Spring
10 468 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 458 (12.85%) Web Services
12 419 (11.76%) REST
13 385 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 383 (10.75%) Kafka
15 379 (10.64%) .NET Core
16 343 (9.63%) .NET Framework
17 262 (7.35%) Entity Framework
18 248 (6.96%) Spring Boot
19 232 (6.51%) jQuery
20 231 (6.48%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 239 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 228 (6.40%) Greenfield Project
3 152 (4.27%) Algorithms
4 141 (3.96%) Data Structures
4 141 (3.96%) User Experience
5 118 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 101 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
7 94 (2.64%) Cloud Native
8 77 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
9 63 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 54 (1.52%) Management Information System
11 46 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
12 42 (1.18%) Clustering
13 41 (1.15%) Replication
14 37 (1.04%) N-Tier
15 36 (1.01%) Social Network
16 35 (0.98%) Blog
17 34 (0.95%) Virtual Team
18 32 (0.90%) EPoS
19 28 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 622 (17.46%) Linux
2 243 (6.82%) Windows
3 214 (6.01%) Unix
4 53 (1.49%) CentOS
5 36 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 34 (0.95%) Android
7 28 (0.79%) Ubuntu
8 26 (0.73%) Apple iOS
9 24 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 17 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 13 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.31%) Debian
13 9 (0.25%) Windows 10
14 7 (0.20%) Solaris
15 6 (0.17%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.11%) Fedora
17 3 (0.084%) DC/OS
18 2 (0.056%) VME
18 2 (0.056%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,856 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 932 (26.16%) TDD
3 896 (25.15%) Microservices
4 856 (24.02%) Software Engineering
5 758 (21.27%) DevOps
6 713 (20.01%) MVC
7 494 (13.86%) Analytics
8 493 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
9 478 (13.42%) Scrum
10 476 (13.36%) BDD
11 433 (12.15%) Test Automation
12 422 (11.84%) OO
13 375 (10.52%) Machine Learning
14 353 (9.91%) Mentoring
15 324 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
16 323 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
17 310 (8.70%) Computer Science
18 301 (8.45%) ETL
19 292 (8.20%) Data Science
20 278 (7.80%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,860 (52.20%) SQL
2 1,335 (37.47%) Java
3 1,312 (36.82%) JavaScript
4 1,102 (30.93%) C#
5 1,062 (29.81%) Python
6 400 (11.23%) Scala
7 328 (9.21%) Ruby
8 249 (6.99%) PHP
9 218 (6.12%) Java 8
10 182 (5.11%) TypeScript
11 158 (4.43%) Go
12 148 (4.15%) C++
13 147 (4.13%) T-SQL
14 143 (4.01%) R
15 114 (3.20%) Bash Shell
16 92 (2.58%) PowerShell
17 69 (1.94%) ES6
18 53 (1.49%) C
19 51 (1.43%) PL/SQL
20 49 (1.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 424 (11.90%) Degree
2 194 (5.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 52 (1.46%) Security Cleared
4 44 (1.23%) Master's Degree
5 28 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 24 (0.67%) PhD
7 22 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 21 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
9 19 (0.53%) SC Cleared
10 18 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.17%) MCP
13 3 (0.084%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.084%) MBA
13 3 (0.084%) MCSA
13 3 (0.084%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.084%) SANS
14 1 (0.028%) BPSS Clearance
14 1 (0.028%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 1 (0.028%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (4.24%) QA
2 68 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 35 (0.98%) GDPR
4 8 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.17%) HIPAA
6 5 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.11%) SLA
7 4 (0.11%) WAI
8 2 (0.056%) GAMP
8 2 (0.056%) PSD2
9 1 (0.028%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.028%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 811 (22.76%) Docker
2 71 (1.99%) HDFS
3 56 (1.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 36 (1.01%) Apache Flume
5 34 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (0.79%) Active Directory
7 23 (0.65%) VirtualBox
8 13 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 11 (0.31%) Hyper-V
10 10 (0.28%) Varnish
11 9 (0.25%) etcd
12 5 (0.14%) vSphere
13 4 (0.11%) KVM
13 4 (0.11%) oVirt
13 4 (0.11%) QEMU
14 3 (0.084%) LXC
14 3 (0.084%) vCloud
15 2 (0.056%) pfSense
16 1 (0.028%) BitLocker
16 1 (0.028%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 509 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 204 (5.73%) Terraform
3 166 (4.66%) Puppet
4 161 (4.52%) Ansible
5 106 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
6 71 (1.99%) Docker Swarm
7 52 (1.46%) Prometheus
8 47 (1.32%) Hadoop YARN
9 42 (1.18%) Oozie
10 36 (1.01%) Grafana
11 27 (0.76%) Consul
11 27 (0.76%) Kibana
11 27 (0.76%) Nagios
12 21 (0.59%) ZABBIX
13 18 (0.51%) Packer
13 18 (0.51%) Rancher
14 15 (0.42%) Mesos
15 14 (0.39%) Marathon
16 13 (0.36%) Ambari
16 13 (0.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 413 (11.59%) Microsoft
2 278 (7.80%) Google
3 258 (7.24%) Oracle
4 115 (3.23%) Tableau
5 114 (3.20%) Cloudera
6 97 (2.72%) Databricks
7 61 (1.71%) Hortonworks
8 59 (1.66%) IBM
9 55 (1.54%) SAP
10 49 (1.38%) Informatica
11 47 (1.32%) Splunk
12 42 (1.18%) Talend
12 42 (1.18%) VMware
13 32 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
14 31 (0.87%) Zend
15 23 (0.65%) Nintex
16 22 (0.62%) Red Hat
17 20 (0.56%) MapR
18 19 (0.53%) Facebook
18 19 (0.53%) Xamarin