Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 81 121
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40 +33
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6,615 5,835 5,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.73% 3.41% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.18% 11.13% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,551 5,188 5,016
UK median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £35,000
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 54,308 52,426 64,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.61% 30.61% 31.41%
Number of salaries quoted 45,250 44,697 54,668
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -3 6,049 £55,000 -4.35% 820
UK excluding London +24 3,664 £47,500 - 477
London -3 2,851 £70,000 +7.69% 393
South East +42 1,070 £47,500 -5.00% 125
North of England +3 769 £45,000 -5.26% 134
East of England +24 535 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Midlands +9 458 £42,500 - 60
Scotland +46 386 £50,000 +5.26% 35
North West +16 378 £45,000 -5.26% 64
South West -13 369 £50,000 +5.26% 56
Yorkshire 0 303 £50,000 0.00% 53
West Midlands -31 245 £44,000 +3.53% 37
East Midlands +39 212 £42,500 -5.56% 23
North East +5 88 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Wales +20 86 £40,000 -5.88% 8
Northern Ireland - 5 - - 6

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 4,003 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
2 2,838 (42.90%) TDD
3 2,806 (42.42%) SQL
4 2,586 (39.09%) Git (software)
5 2,569 (38.84%) Java
6 2,407 (36.39%) JavaScript
7 2,406 (36.37%) C#
8 2,315 (35.00%) .NET
9 2,180 (32.96%) Node.js
10 2,168 (32.77%) RESTful
11 2,096 (31.69%) MVC
12 2,011 (30.40%) SQL Server
13 1,961 (29.64%) BDD
14 1,788 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
15 1,688 (25.52%) Python
16 1,661 (25.11%) Ruby
17 1,629 (24.63%) ASP.NET
18 1,627 (24.60%) MongoDB
19 1,504 (22.74%) ASP.NET Web API
20 1,494 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC
21 1,412 (21.35%) AngularJS
22 1,353 (20.45%) Software Engineering
23 1,305 (19.73%) Web Application Development
24 1,301 (19.67%) HTML
25 1,294 (19.56%) WCF
26 1,223 (18.49%) Finance
27 1,201 (18.16%) Microsoft Azure
27 1,201 (18.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
28 1,160 (17.54%) Docker
28 1,160 (17.54%) Linux

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
1 652 (9.86%) Apache Spark
2 416 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
3 254 (3.84%) Tomcat
4 249 (3.76%) Apache
5 162 (2.45%) CMS
6 142 (2.15%) Confluence
7 122 (1.84%) JBoss
8 101 (1.53%) OpenStack
9 90 (1.36%) Jetty
10 88 (1.33%) nginx
11 84 (1.27%) Apache Solr
11 84 (1.27%) Ethereum
12 76 (1.15%) WebLogic
13 70 (1.06%) IIS
14 64 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 62 (0.94%) WebSphere
16 61 (0.92%) Apache Pig
17 60 (0.91%) SAS
18 44 (0.67%) EPiServer
19 39 (0.59%) Mule
Applications
1 73 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (0.29%) MS Visio
2 19 (0.29%) SPSS
3 12 (0.18%) Weka
4 11 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.091%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.076%) Chatbot
6 5 (0.076%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.045%) GIMP
8 2 (0.030%) 3ds Max
8 2 (0.030%) GNU Octave
8 2 (0.030%) Maya
9 1 (0.015%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.015%) HipChat
9 1 (0.015%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 99 (1.50%) Distributed Ledger
2 53 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 25 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 24 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 8 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.12%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 7 (0.11%) Magento
6 7 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.060%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.030%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.030%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.015%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.015%) Oracle FAH
9 1 (0.015%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.015%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,788 (27.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1,201 (18.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 309 (4.67%) GitHub
4 258 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
5 247 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 246 (3.72%) SaaS
7 195 (2.95%) Serverless
8 172 (2.60%) Amazon S3
9 159 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
10 146 (2.21%) PaaS
11 107 (1.62%) npm
12 98 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
13 90 (1.36%) IaaS
14 84 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 83 (1.25%) OpenShift
16 81 (1.22%) Amazon Kinesis
17 59 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
18 53 (0.80%) Azure Data Factory
19 52 (0.79%) IBM Cloud
20 45 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 202 (3.05%) HTTP
2 134 (2.03%) Internet
3 80 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 61 (0.92%) Firewall
5 60 (0.91%) DNS
6 51 (0.77%) SMS
7 50 (0.76%) SSL
8 38 (0.57%) VPN
9 36 (0.54%) AMQP
10 27 (0.41%) SAN
11 17 (0.26%) SMPP
12 15 (0.23%) Kerberos
12 15 (0.23%) Network Security
12 15 (0.23%) SMTP
13 14 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
14 11 (0.17%) Wireless
15 10 (0.15%) Ethernet
15 10 (0.15%) OpenVPN
16 9 (0.14%) Broadband
16 9 (0.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,011 (30.40%) SQL Server
2 1,627 (24.60%) MongoDB
3 1,109 (16.76%) MySQL
4 955 (14.44%) SQL Server 2016
5 928 (14.03%) Big Data
6 814 (12.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 810 (12.24%) Hadoop
8 767 (11.59%) PostgreSQL
9 667 (10.08%) Relational Database
10 550 (8.31%) Redis
11 317 (4.79%) RDBMS
12 296 (4.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 268 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 227 (3.43%) HBase
15 222 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
16 207 (3.13%) Blockchain
17 189 (2.86%) Couchbase
18 186 (2.81%) Apache Hive
19 174 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 164 (2.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2,586 (39.09%) Git (software)
2 733 (11.08%) Jenkins
3 395 (5.97%) Subversion
4 376 (5.68%) JIRA
5 319 (4.82%) Maven
6 269 (4.07%) TeamCity
7 210 (3.17%) Selenium
8 187 (2.83%) JUnit
9 185 (2.80%) Cucumber
10 173 (2.62%) webpack
11 169 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
11 169 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
12 165 (2.49%) Vagrant
13 161 (2.43%) gulp
14 159 (2.40%) Visual Studio
15 157 (2.37%) Gradle
16 129 (1.95%) Mercurial
17 125 (1.89%) Mocha
18 124 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 88 (1.33%) Grunt
General
1 1,223 (18.49%) Finance
2 432 (6.53%) Banking
3 371 (5.61%) Retail
4 358 (5.41%) Advertising
5 346 (5.23%) Games
6 319 (4.82%) Marketing
7 258 (3.90%) Telecoms
8 115 (1.74%) Music Industry
9 83 (1.25%) Investment Banking
10 81 (1.22%) Electronics
10 81 (1.22%) Manufacturing
11 73 (1.10%) Legal
12 63 (0.95%) Law
13 52 (0.79%) Back Office
14 48 (0.73%) Front Office
15 40 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 39 (0.59%) Publishing
17 32 (0.48%) Billing
18 27 (0.41%) Automotive
18 27 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,174 (63.10%) Developer
2 1,575 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 1,117 (16.89%) Java Developer
4 718 (10.85%) Senior Developer
5 495 (7.48%) C# Developer
6 463 (7.00%) Software Engineer
7 456 (6.89%) Architect
8 345 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 312 (4.72%) Java Engineer
10 311 (4.70%) Data Engineer
11 298 (4.50%) Software Developer
12 294 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 254 (3.84%) JavaScript Developer
14 233 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 232 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
16 231 (3.49%) Lead Developer
17 227 (3.43%) Full Stack Developer
18 224 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 217 (3.28%) Node.js Developer
20 207 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,315 (35.00%) .NET
2 2,180 (32.96%) Node.js
3 2,168 (32.77%) RESTful
4 1,629 (24.63%) ASP.NET
5 1,504 (22.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1,494 (22.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,412 (21.35%) AngularJS
8 1,301 (19.67%) HTML
9 1,294 (19.56%) WCF
10 1,201 (18.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1,051 (15.89%) CSS
12 1,039 (15.71%) .NET Framework
13 1,024 (15.48%) Spring
14 900 (13.61%) Entity Framework
15 828 (12.52%) Web Services
16 784 (11.85%) REST
17 773 (11.69%) Code First Entity Framework
18 657 (9.93%) React
19 568 (8.59%) HTML5
20 484 (7.32%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 615 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 525 (7.94%) Enterprise Software
3 472 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 392 (5.93%) Algorithms
5 363 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
6 333 (5.03%) Fintech
7 322 (4.87%) User Experience
8 256 (3.87%) Data Structures
9 187 (2.83%) Mobile App
10 138 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
11 120 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
12 117 (1.77%) BBC
12 117 (1.77%) Social Media
13 111 (1.68%) Public Cloud
14 90 (1.36%) Social Network
15 81 (1.22%) Bitcoin
16 75 (1.13%) Cloud Native
17 72 (1.09%) Data Centre
18 70 (1.06%) Private Cloud
18 70 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,160 (17.54%) Linux
2 397 (6.00%) Windows
3 300 (4.54%) Unix
4 170 (2.57%) Apple iOS
5 169 (2.55%) Android
6 91 (1.38%) CentOS
7 72 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 61 (0.92%) Windows Server
9 52 (0.79%) Debian
10 48 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (0.60%) VMS
12 26 (0.39%) Mac OS
13 24 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.12%) Fedora
15 8 (0.12%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.11%) DC/OS
16 7 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.091%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,003 (60.51%) Agile Software Development
2 2,838 (42.90%) TDD
3 2,096 (31.69%) MVC
4 1,961 (29.64%) BDD
5 1,353 (20.45%) Software Engineering
6 1,305 (19.73%) Web Application Development
7 1,153 (17.43%) Continuous Integration
8 1,147 (17.34%) Microservices
9 1,133 (17.13%) DevOps
10 1,121 (16.95%) OO
11 977 (14.77%) Scrum
12 899 (13.59%) Test Automation
13 619 (9.36%) Analytics
14 583 (8.81%) Machine Learning
15 568 (8.59%) Unit Testing
16 548 (8.28%) Open Source
16 548 (8.28%) Problem-Solving
17 533 (8.06%) SDLC
18 508 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
19 426 (6.44%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 2,806 (42.42%) SQL
2 2,569 (38.84%) Java
3 2,407 (36.39%) JavaScript
4 2,406 (36.37%) C#
5 1,688 (25.52%) Python
6 1,661 (25.11%) Ruby
7 631 (9.54%) PHP
8 565 (8.54%) Scala
9 467 (7.06%) Java 8
10 319 (4.82%) C++
11 255 (3.85%) ES6
12 247 (3.73%) T-SQL
13 244 (3.69%) Bash Shell
14 243 (3.67%) PowerShell
15 231 (3.49%) R
16 201 (3.04%) Go
17 181 (2.74%) Perl
18 147 (2.22%) C
19 146 (2.21%) TypeScript
20 128 (1.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 823 (12.44%) Degree
2 271 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 124 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 109 (1.65%) PhD
5 89 (1.35%) Master's Degree
6 52 (0.79%) SAFe Agilist
7 24 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 20 (0.30%) SC Cleared
8 20 (0.30%) Sun Certification
9 18 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
10 17 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (0.15%) MBA
13 9 (0.14%) AWS Certification
14 6 (0.091%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.091%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.091%) TOGAF Certification
15 5 (0.076%) CCIE
15 5 (0.076%) CCIE Security
15 5 (0.076%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (3.78%) QA
2 82 (1.24%) GCP
3 46 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 37 (0.56%) GDPR
5 20 (0.30%) Data Quality
6 12 (0.18%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 10 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.14%) WAI
9 5 (0.076%) Disclosure Scotland
9 5 (0.076%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.060%) COBIT
10 4 (0.060%) SLA
11 1 (0.015%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.015%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.015%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.015%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1,160 (17.54%) Docker
2 85 (1.28%) HDFS
3 81 (1.22%) Apache Flume
4 64 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 54 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (0.60%) Active Directory
7 26 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 21 (0.32%) vSphere
9 18 (0.27%) VirtualBox
10 13 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 10 (0.15%) Hyper-V
12 4 (0.060%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.060%) SAP ITS
13 3 (0.045%) iptables
13 3 (0.045%) KVM
13 3 (0.045%) NFS
13 3 (0.045%) Oracle RAC
13 3 (0.045%) Varnish
14 2 (0.030%) vCloud
14 2 (0.030%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 521 (7.88%) Ansible
2 504 (7.62%) Puppet
3 411 (6.21%) Kubernetes
4 361 (5.46%) Opscode Chef
5 197 (2.98%) Terraform
6 78 (1.18%) Docker Swarm
7 51 (0.77%) Kibana
8 50 (0.76%) Mesos
9 40 (0.60%) Cobbler
10 37 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
10 37 (0.56%) Packer
11 35 (0.53%) Marathon
12 31 (0.47%) logstash
12 31 (0.47%) Nagios
13 30 (0.45%) Oozie
14 25 (0.38%) HAProxy
15 21 (0.32%) Salt
15 21 (0.32%) ZABBIX
16 18 (0.27%) Grafana
16 18 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 619 (9.36%) Oracle
2 591 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 457 (6.91%) Google
4 258 (3.90%) Facebook
5 160 (2.42%) Cloudera
6 133 (2.01%) IBM
7 131 (1.98%) Tableau
8 127 (1.92%) SAP
9 123 (1.86%) Apple
10 102 (1.54%) Hortonworks
10 102 (1.54%) Sony
11 93 (1.41%) Yahoo!
12 84 (1.27%) VMware
13 77 (1.16%) Talend
14 68 (1.03%) Informatica
15 67 (1.01%) Zend
16 58 (0.88%) New Relic
16 58 (0.88%) Red Hat
16 58 (0.88%) WorldPay
17 53 (0.80%) Splunk