Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 92 85
Rank change year-on-year -43 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 3,381 5,309 6,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.54% 3.33% 3.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.46% 11.56% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,825 4,349 5,237
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.50% +5.26% -1.04%

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 35,741 45,912 54,351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.85% 28.78% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29,511 37,701 44,786
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 12 December 2019.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 17 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 12 December 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 -45 3,171 £60,000 - 650
London -23 1,822 £70,000 +3.70% 289
UK excluding London -61 1,480 £50,750 +1.50% 396
North of England -35 440 £52,500 +5.00% 118
South East -50 421 £50,000 -4.76% 80
North West -31 285 £52,500 +5.00% 64
Midlands -45 172 £50,000 - 64
South West -10 170 £47,500 -5.00% 37
Yorkshire -10 125 £54,835 +29.02% 44
East of England -2 123 £57,500 +9.52% 61
West Midlands -46 123 £52,500 +3.70% 51
Scotland -59 88 £50,000 - 19
Wales -9 51 £50,000 -9.09% 12
East Midlands -29 49 £50,000 +11.11% 13
North East -28 30 £54,559 +14.86% 10
Northern Ireland -11 14 £48,750 -2.50% 5
Isle of Man - 1 £60,000 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 1,773 (52.44%) SQL
1 1,773 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,239 (36.65%) AWS
3 1,204 (35.61%) Java
4 1,118 (33.07%) JavaScript
5 1,086 (32.12%) C#
6 1,077 (31.85%) Azure
7 1,019 (30.14%) .NET
8 980 (28.99%) Git (software)
9 928 (27.45%) TDD
10 927 (27.42%) Microservices
11 924 (27.33%) Python
12 898 (26.56%) Docker
13 854 (25.26%) SQL Server
14 810 (23.96%) Software Engineering
15 763 (22.57%) DevOps
16 760 (22.48%) MongoDB
17 700 (20.70%) Node.js
18 678 (20.05%) RESTful
18 678 (20.05%) MVC
19 655 (19.37%) Kubernetes
20 626 (18.52%) Finance
21 596 (17.63%) Big Data
22 581 (17.18%) Linux
23 549 (16.24%) AngularJS
24 535 (15.82%) ASP.NET
25 509 (15.05%) HTML
26 503 (14.88%) BDD
27 499 (14.76%) CSS
28 492 (14.55%) 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
1 402 (11.89%) Apache Spark
2 224 (6.63%) Elasticsearch
3 94 (2.78%) Apache
4 64 (1.89%) Confluence
5 51 (1.51%) JBoss
6 49 (1.45%) Tomcat
7 38 (1.12%) Apache Solr
8 34 (1.01%) WordPress
9 31 (0.92%) OpenStack
10 28 (0.83%) SAS
11 27 (0.80%) CMS
11 27 (0.80%) nginx
12 23 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
13 20 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
13 20 (0.59%) Apache Pig
14 17 (0.50%) Jupyter
14 17 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.50%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.35%) Mule
15 12 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (0.59%) MS Visio
2 13 (0.38%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.030%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.030%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.030%) InDesign
6 1 (0.030%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.030%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 19 (0.56%) FINCAD Analytics
2 10 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.27%) Magento
4 8 (0.24%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.12%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.089%) Distributed Ledger
7 2 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.059%) Eikon
8 1 (0.030%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.030%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.030%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,239 (36.65%) AWS
2 1,077 (31.85%) Azure
3 447 (13.22%) GCP
4 173 (5.12%) Amazon S3
5 163 (4.82%) Serverless
6 143 (4.23%) SaaS
7 141 (4.17%) GitHub
8 109 (3.22%) Power Platform
9 108 (3.19%) Amazon EMR
10 103 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
11 87 (2.57%) Cloud Computing
12 82 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
13 63 (1.86%) Amazon ECS
14 58 (1.72%) PaaS
15 56 (1.66%) Azure Data Factory
16 52 (1.54%) IaaS
17 48 (1.42%) IBM Cloud
18 46 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
19 40 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
20 31 (0.92%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 86 (2.54%) HTTP
2 50 (1.48%) Internet
3 43 (1.27%) DNS
4 38 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 26 (0.77%) Extranet
5 26 (0.77%) Firewall
6 23 (0.68%) VPN
7 15 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 12 (0.35%) AMQP
9 10 (0.30%) VoIP
10 9 (0.27%) SSL
11 8 (0.24%) FTP
11 8 (0.24%) LAN
12 6 (0.18%) WAN
13 5 (0.15%) DHCP
14 4 (0.12%) ATM
14 4 (0.12%) DSL
14 4 (0.12%) MQTT
14 4 (0.12%) RFID
15 3 (0.089%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 854 (25.26%) SQL Server
2 760 (22.48%) MongoDB
3 596 (17.63%) Big Data
4 479 (14.17%) MySQL
5 422 (12.48%) Hadoop
6 410 (12.13%) PostgreSQL
7 325 (9.61%) Relational Database
8 250 (7.39%) Redis
9 236 (6.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 225 (6.65%) Data Warehouse
11 213 (6.30%) SQL Server 2016
12 165 (4.88%) Apache Hive
13 148 (4.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 123 (3.64%) Neo4j
15 119 (3.52%) RDBMS
16 112 (3.31%) Cosmos DB
17 109 (3.22%) Power BI
18 95 (2.81%) Data Lake
19 90 (2.66%) Amazon Redshift
20 86 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 980 (28.99%) Git (software)
2 395 (11.68%) Jenkins
3 168 (4.97%) JIRA
4 109 (3.22%) JUnit
5 99 (2.93%) GitLab
6 98 (2.90%) Maven
7 92 (2.72%) Selenium
8 89 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 88 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
10 82 (2.43%) Subversion
11 68 (2.01%) Visual Studio
12 67 (1.98%) NUnit
13 65 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 65 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
14 63 (1.86%) TeamCity
15 53 (1.57%) Vagrant
16 50 (1.48%) SpecFlow
17 37 (1.09%) Jasmine
17 37 (1.09%) Mockito
18 30 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 626 (18.52%) Finance
2 204 (6.03%) Retail
3 164 (4.85%) Banking
4 146 (4.32%) Games
5 128 (3.79%) Public Sector
6 111 (3.28%) Marketing
7 98 (2.90%) Front Office
8 60 (1.77%) Telecoms
9 48 (1.42%) Advertising
10 46 (1.36%) Manufacturing
11 32 (0.95%) Financial Institution
11 32 (0.95%) Law
12 28 (0.83%) Investment Banking
12 28 (0.83%) Legal
13 22 (0.65%) Automotive
14 17 (0.50%) Electronics
15 14 (0.41%) Music Industry
16 10 (0.30%) Publishing
17 9 (0.27%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,809 (53.50%) Developer
2 612 (18.10%) .NET Developer
3 461 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 458 (13.55%) Java Developer
5 378 (11.18%) Software Engineer
6 339 (10.03%) C# Developer
7 279 (8.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 259 (7.66%) Architect
9 254 (7.51%) Data Engineer
10 180 (5.32%) Software Developer
11 170 (5.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 160 (4.73%) Full Stack Developer
13 159 (4.70%) Java Engineer
14 137 (4.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 137 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 121 (3.58%) DevOps Engineer
16 117 (3.46%) Lead Developer
17 116 (3.43%) Junior
18 114 (3.37%) Data Architect
19 108 (3.19%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,019 (30.14%) .NET
2 700 (20.70%) Node.js
3 678 (20.05%) RESTful
4 549 (16.24%) AngularJS
5 535 (15.82%) ASP.NET
6 509 (15.05%) HTML
7 499 (14.76%) CSS
8 492 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 480 (14.20%) React
10 443 (13.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 420 (12.42%) Web Services
12 406 (12.01%) Spring
13 403 (11.92%) .NET Core
14 380 (11.24%) REST
15 366 (10.83%) .NET Framework
16 302 (8.93%) Kafka
17 292 (8.64%) Entity Framework
18 268 (7.93%) Spring Boot
19 233 (6.89%) WCF
20 184 (5.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 223 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
2 217 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (4.29%) Algorithms
4 121 (3.58%) Data Structures
5 119 (3.52%) User Experience
6 103 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 95 (2.81%) Mobile App
8 94 (2.78%) Cloud Native
9 81 (2.40%) Public Cloud
10 77 (2.28%) Self-Motivation
11 66 (1.95%) Management Information System
12 63 (1.86%) Derivative
13 60 (1.77%) Blog
14 57 (1.69%) Fixed Income
15 49 (1.45%) Hedge funds
16 47 (1.39%) Equities
17 46 (1.36%) Virtual Team
18 42 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
18 42 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 37 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 581 (17.18%) Linux
2 207 (6.12%) Unix
2 207 (6.12%) Windows
3 48 (1.42%) CentOS
4 42 (1.24%) Android
4 42 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 38 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (0.98%) Mac OS X
7 23 (0.68%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.56%) Mac OS
9 17 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 11 (0.33%) Solaris
10 11 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.27%) Debian
12 6 (0.18%) VME
13 5 (0.15%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.089%) Fedora
15 2 (0.059%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.030%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,773 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 928 (27.45%) TDD
3 927 (27.42%) Microservices
4 810 (23.96%) Software Engineering
5 763 (22.57%) DevOps
6 678 (20.05%) MVC
7 503 (14.88%) BDD
8 492 (14.55%) Analytics
9 452 (13.37%) Scrum
10 448 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
11 409 (12.10%) Machine Learning
12 390 (11.54%) OO
13 373 (11.03%) Mentoring
14 338 (10.00%) Test Automation
15 335 (9.91%) Web Application Development
16 333 (9.85%) Computer Science
17 321 (9.49%) Open Source
18 316 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
19 301 (8.90%) Data Science
20 299 (8.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,773 (52.44%) SQL
2 1,204 (35.61%) Java
3 1,118 (33.07%) JavaScript
4 1,086 (32.12%) C#
5 924 (27.33%) Python
6 314 (9.29%) Ruby
6 314 (9.29%) Scala
7 215 (6.36%) TypeScript
8 211 (6.24%) PHP
9 189 (5.59%) Java 8
10 164 (4.85%) C++
11 152 (4.50%) T-SQL
12 148 (4.38%) R
13 138 (4.08%) Go
14 109 (3.22%) Bash Shell
15 96 (2.84%) PowerShell
16 69 (2.04%) C
17 62 (1.83%) ES6
18 56 (1.66%) Kotlin
19 55 (1.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 407 (12.04%) Degree
2 195 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 44 (1.30%) Master's Degree
4 41 (1.21%) Security Cleared
5 29 (0.86%) DV Cleared
6 26 (0.77%) PhD
7 21 (0.62%) AWS Certification
8 18 (0.53%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.24%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.24%) MBA
10 8 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.21%) MCP
12 4 (0.12%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.089%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.089%) SAFe Agilist
14 2 (0.059%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.059%) HND
14 2 (0.059%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.059%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 192 (5.68%) QA
2 75 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 39 (1.15%) GDPR
4 15 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.089%) SLA
7 2 (0.059%) GAMP
7 2 (0.059%) PSD2
7 2 (0.059%) WAI
8 1 (0.030%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 898 (26.56%) Docker
2 82 (2.43%) HDFS
3 37 (1.09%) VirtualBox
4 24 (0.71%) Active Directory
5 22 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 22 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (0.47%) Apache Flume
8 12 (0.35%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.24%) Varnish
10 5 (0.15%) etcd
11 4 (0.12%) KVM
11 4 (0.12%) oVirt
11 4 (0.12%) QEMU
11 4 (0.12%) vSphere
12 3 (0.089%) vCloud
13 2 (0.059%) LXC
14 1 (0.030%) Firmware
14 1 (0.030%) pfSense
14 1 (0.030%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 655 (19.37%) Kubernetes
2 204 (6.03%) Terraform
3 170 (5.03%) Ansible
4 166 (4.91%) Puppet
5 87 (2.57%) Docker Swarm
6 82 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
7 61 (1.80%) Prometheus
8 45 (1.33%) Grafana
9 36 (1.06%) Packer
10 35 (1.04%) Consul
11 33 (0.98%) Hadoop YARN
12 25 (0.74%) Graphite
13 20 (0.59%) Automic
13 20 (0.59%) Kibana
14 18 (0.53%) Data Guard
15 16 (0.47%) Nagios
15 16 (0.47%) Oozie
16 13 (0.38%) Mesos
16 13 (0.38%) Rancher
16 13 (0.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 380 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 275 (8.13%) Google
3 229 (6.77%) Oracle
4 107 (3.16%) Cloudera
5 84 (2.48%) Tableau
6 78 (2.31%) IBM
7 73 (2.16%) Hortonworks
8 65 (1.92%) SAP
9 63 (1.86%) Databricks
10 47 (1.39%) Informatica
10 47 (1.39%) Talend
11 39 (1.15%) Facebook
12 37 (1.09%) Apple
13 30 (0.89%) Splunk
14 25 (0.74%) Cadence
14 25 (0.74%) VMware
15 23 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
16 22 (0.65%) Dataiku
17 20 (0.59%) FactSet
17 20 (0.59%) Red Hat