Period
to 22 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 113 142
Rank change year-on-year +31 +29 +68
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 6206 5488 4988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.52% 2.79% 2.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.47% 9.28% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5273 4891 4340
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £33,556 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

NoSQL is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 54097 59129 69289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 30.73% 30.01% 31.77%
Number of salaries quoted 44898 50490 58447
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 August 2017.

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 August 2017. 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 +23 5884 £56,250 +2.27% 411
UK excluding London +64 3233 £47,500 - 231
London +4 2880 £65,000 +4.00% 206
South East +58 846 £50,000 +5.26% 56
North of England +33 745 £47,500 - 68
Midlands +109 584 £45,000 - 29
East of England +32 416 £52,500 +3.96% 23
South West +28 402 £46,250 +2.78% 28
North West +20 375 £45,000 - 38
West Midlands +102 372 £47,500 +5.56% 18
Yorkshire +50 326 £50,000 +5.26% 27
East Midlands +80 212 £45,000 - 11
Scotland +62 198 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Wales +23 51 £40,000 -21.95% 15
North East -10 44 £40,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 2 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing NoSQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for NoSQL.

1 3616 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2649 (42.68%) Java
3 2404 (38.74%) TDD
4 2381 (38.37%) SQL
5 2189 (35.27%) JavaScript
6 2119 (34.14%) Git (software)
7 2067 (33.31%) C#
8 2012 (32.42%) .NET
9 1943 (31.31%) SQL Server
10 1890 (30.45%) MongoDB
11 1824 (29.39%) MVC
12 1731 (27.89%) Node.js
13 1654 (26.65%) RESTful
14 1553 (25.02%) Amazon AWS
15 1493 (24.06%) BDD
16 1466 (23.62%) AngularJS
17 1334 (21.50%) Python
18 1316 (21.21%) ASP.NET
19 1299 (20.93%) HTML
20 1204 (19.40%) Linux
21 1195 (19.26%) ASP.NET MVC
22 1171 (18.87%) Ruby
23 1163 (18.74%) ASP.NET Web API
24 1135 (18.29%) CSS
25 1128 (18.18%) Finance
26 1101 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
27 1072 (17.27%) OO
28 1061 (17.10%) MySQL
29 1047 (16.87%) Big Data
30 1041 (16.77%) Scrum

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
1 513 (8.27%) Apache Spark
2 507 (8.17%) Elasticsearch
3 395 (6.36%) Tomcat
4 384 (6.19%) Apache
5 258 (4.16%) JBoss
6 164 (2.64%) Apache Solr
7 150 (2.42%) nginx
8 145 (2.34%) CMS
9 141 (2.27%) IIS
10 137 (2.21%) OpenStack
11 128 (2.06%) WebLogic
12 113 (1.82%) WebSphere
13 103 (1.66%) SAS
14 101 (1.63%) Jetty
15 100 (1.61%) Apache Pig
16 98 (1.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 87 (1.40%) Confluence
18 78 (1.26%) Mule
19 64 (1.03%) Mule ESB
20 51 (0.82%) Ethereum
Applications
1 53 (0.85%) SPSS
2 50 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.15%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.15%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.097%) S-PLUS
5 5 (0.081%) Stata
6 4 (0.064%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.064%) Pipeline Pilot
7 3 (0.048%) HipChat
7 3 (0.048%) Weka
8 1 (0.016%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.016%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.016%) Gephi
8 1 (0.016%) GIMP
8 1 (0.016%) LaTeX
8 1 (0.016%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (0.31%) Eloqua
2 9 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
3 8 (0.13%) Magento
3 8 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (0.13%) SAP GRC
3 8 (0.13%) Unica
4 6 (0.097%) Revive Adserver
5 5 (0.081%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 4 (0.064%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.064%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.048%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.048%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.032%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.032%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.016%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.016%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.016%) RMDS
9 1 (0.016%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1553 (25.02%) Amazon AWS
2 893 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 336 (5.41%) SaaS
4 274 (4.42%) GitHub
5 200 (3.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 195 (3.14%) Amazon EC2
7 163 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
8 143 (2.30%) PaaS
9 107 (1.72%) Amazon S3
10 94 (1.51%) IaaS
11 63 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
12 45 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
13 35 (0.56%) Bluemix
13 35 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
14 34 (0.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 32 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
17 21 (0.34%) Firebase
18 20 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
19 18 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 312 (5.03%) HTTP
2 242 (3.90%) Internet
3 98 (1.58%) DNS
4 79 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 70 (1.13%) AMQP
6 64 (1.03%) SSL
7 46 (0.74%) Firewall
8 41 (0.66%) LDAP
9 37 (0.60%) SAN
10 36 (0.58%) SMS
11 32 (0.52%) SMTP
12 28 (0.45%) NAS
13 17 (0.27%) MPLS
13 17 (0.27%) WAN
14 13 (0.21%) IMAP
14 13 (0.21%) Wireshark
15 12 (0.19%) tcpdump
16 11 (0.18%) SMPP
16 11 (0.18%) VPN
17 10 (0.16%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1943 (31.31%) SQL Server
2 1890 (30.45%) MongoDB
3 1061 (17.10%) MySQL
4 1047 (16.87%) Big Data
5 863 (13.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 836 (13.47%) Relational Database
7 813 (13.10%) Hadoop
8 641 (10.33%) Redis
9 567 (9.14%) SQL Server 2016
10 417 (6.72%) RDBMS
11 411 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
12 394 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
13 297 (4.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 243 (3.92%) Apache Hive
15 238 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
16 223 (3.59%) HBase
17 201 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 177 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 175 (2.82%) Couchbase
20 158 (2.55%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2119 (34.14%) Git (software)
2 630 (10.15%) Jenkins
3 436 (7.03%) Subversion
4 424 (6.83%) Maven
5 377 (6.07%) JIRA
6 339 (5.46%) JUnit
7 261 (4.21%) TeamCity
8 220 (3.54%) Mercurial
9 169 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 162 (2.61%) Gradle
11 155 (2.50%) gulp
12 145 (2.34%) webpack
13 136 (2.19%) Visual Studio
14 134 (2.16%) Ant
15 125 (2.01%) Selenium
16 120 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 118 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
18 116 (1.87%) Cucumber
18 116 (1.87%) Grunt
19 96 (1.55%) Hudson
General
1 1128 (18.18%) Finance
2 352 (5.67%) Games
3 339 (5.46%) Marketing
4 337 (5.43%) Retail
5 332 (5.35%) Banking
6 266 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 226 (3.64%) Advertising
8 197 (3.17%) Electronics
9 168 (2.71%) Manufacturing
10 104 (1.68%) Investment Banking
11 103 (1.66%) Music Industry
12 96 (1.55%) Publishing
13 57 (0.92%) Retail Banking
14 55 (0.89%) Law
15 52 (0.84%) Front Office
16 50 (0.81%) Back Office
17 47 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
18 37 (0.60%) Billing
19 31 (0.50%) Online Betting
20 29 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3871 (62.38%) Developer
2 1282 (20.66%) Java Developer
3 1213 (19.55%) .NET Developer
4 834 (13.44%) Senior Developer
5 582 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 464 (7.48%) Architect
7 411 (6.62%) Software Engineer
8 396 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 369 (5.95%) Senior Java Developer
10 362 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 340 (5.48%) JavaScript Developer
12 336 (5.41%) Full Stack Developer
13 252 (4.06%) Java Engineer
14 232 (3.74%) ASP.NET Developer
15 228 (3.67%) DBA
16 214 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 214 (3.45%) Lead Developer
17 213 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
18 200 (3.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 198 (3.19%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2012 (32.42%) .NET
2 1731 (27.89%) Node.js
3 1654 (26.65%) RESTful
4 1466 (23.62%) AngularJS
5 1316 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 1299 (20.93%) HTML
7 1195 (19.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1163 (18.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1135 (18.29%) CSS
10 1016 (16.37%) Web Services
11 1010 (16.27%) Spring
12 960 (15.47%) REST
13 920 (14.82%) WCF
14 831 (13.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 765 (12.33%) .NET Framework
16 696 (11.21%) Entity Framework
17 681 (10.97%) HTML5
18 626 (10.09%) React
19 560 (9.02%) Hibernate
20 519 (8.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 666 (10.73%) Computer Science
2 425 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
3 420 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
4 374 (6.03%) Algorithms
5 333 (5.37%) User Experience
6 326 (5.25%) Analytical Skills
7 291 (4.69%) Data Structures
8 210 (3.38%) Fintech
9 153 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 123 (1.98%) Linux Command Line
11 121 (1.95%) Social Media
12 118 (1.90%) BBC
13 94 (1.51%) Clustering
14 88 (1.42%) Data Centre
14 88 (1.42%) Hedge funds
15 87 (1.40%) Blog
16 74 (1.19%) Social Network
17 66 (1.06%) Replication
18 64 (1.03%) Public Cloud
19 52 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1204 (19.40%) Linux
2 414 (6.67%) Windows
3 300 (4.83%) Unix
4 169 (2.72%) Android
5 154 (2.48%) Apple iOS
6 108 (1.74%) CentOS
7 105 (1.69%) Ubuntu
8 97 (1.56%) Windows Server
9 76 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (0.60%) Debian
10 37 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 22 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 20 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (0.29%) Solaris
15 9 (0.15%) Mac OS
15 9 (0.15%) VMS
15 9 (0.15%) Windows 10
16 7 (0.11%) AIX
17 6 (0.097%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3616 (58.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2404 (38.74%) TDD
3 1824 (29.39%) MVC
4 1493 (24.06%) BDD
5 1101 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 1072 (17.27%) OO
7 1041 (16.77%) Scrum
8 976 (15.73%) Software Engineering
9 945 (15.23%) Microservices
10 933 (15.03%) DevOps
11 906 (14.60%) Web Application Development
12 658 (10.60%) Business Intelligence
13 639 (10.30%) Analytics
14 615 (9.91%) Kanban
15 607 (9.78%) Open Source
16 568 (9.15%) Test Automation
17 498 (8.02%) E-Commerce
18 477 (7.69%) Web Development
19 468 (7.54%) SOA
20 459 (7.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2649 (42.68%) Java
2 2381 (38.37%) SQL
3 2189 (35.27%) JavaScript
4 2067 (33.31%) C#
5 1334 (21.50%) Python
6 1171 (18.87%) Ruby
7 550 (8.86%) Scala
8 522 (8.41%) PHP
9 385 (6.20%) C++
10 251 (4.04%) Go
11 248 (4.00%) T-SQL
12 219 (3.53%) Bash Shell
13 206 (3.32%) Perl
14 201 (3.24%) TypeScript
15 194 (3.13%) R
16 176 (2.84%) C
17 167 (2.69%) PowerShell
18 164 (2.64%) Groovy
19 151 (2.43%) F#
20 116 (1.87%) ES6
Qualifications
1 795 (12.81%) Degree
2 298 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 112 (1.80%) PhD
4 93 (1.50%) Security Cleared
5 85 (1.37%) Master's Degree
6 68 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 48 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 19 (0.31%) Postgraduate
9 18 (0.29%) CITP
9 18 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 18 (0.29%) MCITP
9 18 (0.29%) MCTS
9 18 (0.29%) MySQL Certification
10 17 (0.27%) ISEB
11 12 (0.19%) MCSE
11 12 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.18%) MCSA
13 10 (0.16%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (4.83%) QA
2 83 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 44 (0.71%) PCI DSS
4 26 (0.42%) GCP
5 25 (0.40%) GDPR
6 10 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.16%) SLA
7 5 (0.081%) COBIT
7 5 (0.081%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.064%) ISO 14001
9 3 (0.048%) PMO
10 2 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 1 (0.016%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.016%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.016%) ISO 22301
11 1 (0.016%) MiFID
System Software
1 766 (12.34%) Docker
2 82 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (1.26%) HDFS
4 75 (1.21%) Active Directory
5 69 (1.11%) Apache Flume
6 25 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
8 18 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (0.26%) KVM
10 12 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 11 (0.18%) Hyper-V
12 10 (0.16%) LXC
12 10 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (0.15%) Varnish
14 8 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 6 (0.097%) iptables
16 4 (0.064%) Firmware
16 4 (0.064%) Xen
17 3 (0.048%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 394 (6.35%) Puppet
2 364 (5.87%) Opscode Chef
3 362 (5.83%) Ansible
4 277 (4.46%) Kubernetes
5 114 (1.84%) Terraform
6 112 (1.80%) Kibana
7 100 (1.61%) Nagios
8 93 (1.50%) logstash
9 59 (0.95%) Salt
10 47 (0.76%) Packer
11 42 (0.68%) ZABBIX
12 40 (0.64%) Mesos
13 36 (0.58%) HAProxy
14 30 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (0.42%) Oozie
16 25 (0.40%) Marathon
17 19 (0.31%) Grafana
18 18 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
19 17 (0.27%) Consul
20 15 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 811 (13.07%) Oracle
2 639 (10.30%) Microsoft
3 346 (5.58%) Google
4 230 (3.71%) SAP
5 189 (3.05%) Facebook
6 167 (2.69%) Apple
7 148 (2.38%) VMware
8 116 (1.87%) Tableau
9 106 (1.71%) Sybase
10 103 (1.66%) IBM
11 102 (1.64%) Xamarin
12 97 (1.56%) Red Hat
13 93 (1.50%) Cloudera
14 86 (1.39%) Splunk
15 84 (1.35%) Sony
15 84 (1.35%) Yahoo!
16 58 (0.93%) Perforce
17 53 (0.85%) Hortonworks
18 50 (0.81%) CA Agile Central
19 49 (0.79%) Rackspace