Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 113 80
Rank change year-on-year +3 -33 -1
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 2,408 4,249 6,547
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.78% 2.95% 3.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.33% 10.55% 12.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,114 3,895 5,836
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 23,316 40,288 53,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.93% 28.02% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 18,904 32,850 43,616
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,582
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.94% +6.15%

NoSQL
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing NoSQL.

Salary trend for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing NoSQL over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Salary histogram for NoSQL in the UK

NoSQL
Top 18 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 6 June 2020. 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 -1 2,229 £65,000 +8.33% 213
London 0 1,407 £72,500 +3.57% 81
UK excluding London -19 942 £52,500 +5.00% 146
North of England +27 353 £50,000 -4.76% 55
South East -51 236 £57,500 +15.00% 31
North West +2 212 £55,000 - 31
Work from Home -22 186 £68,750 +19.57% 24
Yorkshire +72 115 £50,000 - 14
Midlands +34 96 £55,000 +8.64% 20
Scotland -8 76 £50,000 - 11
South West -28 76 £51,593 +8.62% 8
West Midlands +23 58 £60,000 +17.07% 14
East of England +14 46 £60,000 +14.29% 18
Wales +19 45 £50,000 +17.65% 2
East Midlands +44 38 £50,000 +5.26% 6
North East +9 26 £35,000 -33.33% 10
Northern Ireland -11 12 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Channel Islands - 2 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 1,344 (55.81%) SQL
2 1,295 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1,100 (45.68%) Java
4 1,015 (42.15%) AWS
5 914 (37.96%) JavaScript
6 874 (36.30%) Python
7 865 (35.92%) Microservices
8 839 (34.84%) Azure
9 757 (31.44%) Docker
10 672 (27.91%) DevOps
11 664 (27.57%) Software Engineering
12 649 (26.95%) C#
13 635 (26.37%) Kubernetes
14 612 (25.42%) .NET
15 590 (24.50%) TDD
16 561 (23.30%) Git (software)
17 547 (22.72%) MongoDB
18 505 (20.97%) SQL Server
18 505 (20.97%) Finance
19 487 (20.22%) AngularJS
20 466 (19.35%) Node.js
21 449 (18.65%) React
22 439 (18.23%) Linux
23 419 (17.40%) HTML
24 398 (16.53%) CSS
25 388 (16.11%) Scrum
26 375 (15.57%) Analytics
27 369 (15.32%) Hadoop
28 368 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
29 365 (15.16%) MySQL

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
1 317 (13.16%) Apache Spark
2 213 (8.85%) Elasticsearch
3 106 (4.40%) Apache
4 64 (2.66%) Confluence
5 48 (1.99%) nginx
6 47 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 43 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
8 28 (1.16%) Luigi
9 19 (0.79%) OpenStack
10 17 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
11 16 (0.66%) CMS
12 15 (0.62%) SAS
12 15 (0.62%) SharePoint
13 14 (0.58%) IIS
14 13 (0.54%) Apache Solr
15 12 (0.50%) Apache Pig
16 9 (0.37%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.33%) Ethereum
17 8 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
18 6 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 29 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.21%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.083%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.083%) SPSS
4 1 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.042%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.042%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (0.46%) Distributed Ledger
2 4 (0.17%) Magento
3 2 (0.083%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.083%) Eikon
3 2 (0.083%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.083%) OpenCart
3 2 (0.083%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.083%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 1 (0.042%) Bloomberg AIM
4 1 (0.042%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.042%) Ripple
4 1 (0.042%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.042%) Shopify
4 1 (0.042%) Tesseract
4 1 (0.042%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1,015 (42.15%) AWS
2 839 (34.84%) Azure
3 345 (14.33%) GCP
4 163 (6.77%) SaaS
5 159 (6.60%) Serverless
6 105 (4.36%) Amazon S3
7 101 (4.19%) OpenShift
8 85 (3.53%) Power Platform
9 84 (3.49%) Amazon EMR
10 78 (3.24%) AWS Lambda
11 77 (3.20%) Amazon EC2
12 76 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
13 72 (2.99%) GitHub
14 52 (2.16%) PaaS
15 42 (1.74%) IaaS
16 36 (1.50%) IBM Cloud
17 25 (1.04%) npm
18 24 (1.00%) Azure Data Factory
19 22 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
19 22 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.28%) HTTP
2 60 (2.49%) Internet
3 27 (1.12%) DNS
3 27 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.75%) Firewall
5 17 (0.71%) SSL
6 10 (0.42%) RFID
6 10 (0.42%) VPN
7 9 (0.37%) VoIP
7 9 (0.37%) ZigBee
8 8 (0.33%) AMQP
8 8 (0.33%) LAN
8 8 (0.33%) WAN
9 7 (0.29%) Extranet
9 7 (0.29%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.25%) Asterisk PBX
10 6 (0.25%) Network Security
10 6 (0.25%) RTP
10 6 (0.25%) SAN
11 5 (0.21%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (22.72%) MongoDB
2 505 (20.97%) SQL Server
3 369 (15.32%) Hadoop
4 365 (15.16%) MySQL
5 344 (14.29%) Big Data
6 301 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 278 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 275 (11.42%) PostgreSQL
9 259 (10.76%) Redis
10 196 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
11 165 (6.85%) RDBMS
12 147 (6.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 121 (5.02%) Amazon Redshift
14 92 (3.82%) Apache Hive
15 90 (3.74%) Neo4j
16 85 (3.53%) Power BI
17 83 (3.45%) Cosmos DB
18 68 (2.82%) BigQuery
19 67 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 66 (2.74%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 561 (23.30%) Git (software)
2 342 (14.20%) Jenkins
3 132 (5.48%) JIRA
4 121 (5.02%) Maven
5 105 (4.36%) Selenium
6 96 (3.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 94 (3.90%) JUnit
8 88 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
9 73 (3.03%) TeamCity
10 58 (2.41%) Visual Studio
11 53 (2.20%) Artifactory
12 52 (2.16%) NUnit
13 51 (2.12%) Vagrant
14 50 (2.08%) Bitbucket
14 50 (2.08%) GitLab
15 46 (1.91%) MSBuild
16 42 (1.74%) Subversion
17 37 (1.54%) Cucumber
18 36 (1.50%) Visual Studio Team System
19 31 (1.29%) Mercurial
General
1 505 (20.97%) Finance
2 154 (6.40%) Banking
3 124 (5.15%) Public Sector
4 109 (4.53%) Front Office
5 93 (3.86%) Retail
6 72 (2.99%) Games
7 61 (2.53%) Marketing
8 39 (1.62%) Investment Banking
9 38 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 28 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 26 (1.08%) Automotive
12 25 (1.04%) Telecoms
13 15 (0.62%) Law
14 14 (0.58%) Advertising
15 8 (0.33%) Legal
16 7 (0.29%) Back Office
16 7 (0.29%) Housing Association
17 6 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
18 5 (0.21%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,072 (44.52%) Developer
2 336 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 332 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 297 (12.33%) Senior Developer
5 257 (10.67%) .NET Developer
6 238 (9.88%) Data Engineer
7 192 (7.97%) Architect
8 152 (6.31%) Java Engineer
9 142 (5.90%) C# Developer
10 125 (5.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 119 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
12 111 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
13 110 (4.57%) Java Software Engineer
14 100 (4.15%) Data Architect
15 97 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
16 82 (3.41%) Software Developer
17 81 (3.36%) Python Engineer
18 75 (3.11%) PHP Developer
19 74 (3.07%) Lead Developer
20 72 (2.99%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 612 (25.42%) .NET
2 487 (20.22%) AngularJS
3 466 (19.35%) Node.js
4 449 (18.65%) React
5 419 (17.40%) HTML
6 398 (16.53%) CSS
7 349 (14.49%) RESTful
8 346 (14.37%) Spring
9 326 (13.54%) Web Services
10 296 (12.29%) REST
11 291 (12.08%) .NET Core
12 279 (11.59%) Kafka
13 261 (10.84%) ASP.NET
14 232 (9.63%) Spring Boot
15 180 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
16 157 (6.52%) .NET Framework
17 134 (5.56%) jQuery
18 130 (5.40%) ASP.NET MVC
19 122 (5.07%) HTML5
20 104 (4.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 198 (8.22%) Greenfield Project
2 145 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 117 (4.86%) Algorithms
4 105 (4.36%) Data Structures
5 89 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
5 89 (3.70%) User Experience
6 88 (3.65%) Public Cloud
7 78 (3.24%) Blog
8 69 (2.87%) Mobile App
9 60 (2.49%) Hedge funds
10 56 (2.33%) Equities
11 53 (2.20%) Derivative
12 52 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
13 48 (1.99%) Fixed Income
14 47 (1.95%) Management Information System
15 38 (1.58%) Cloud Native
16 36 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
17 33 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
18 30 (1.25%) Reference Data
19 29 (1.20%) Acoustics
Operating Systems
1 439 (18.23%) Linux
2 176 (7.31%) Unix
3 135 (5.61%) Windows
4 56 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 49 (2.03%) Android
6 43 (1.79%) CentOS
7 40 (1.66%) Apple iOS
8 34 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (1.08%) Windows Server
10 15 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (0.58%) Debian
12 13 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
14 8 (0.33%) CoreOS
15 6 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.21%) VMS
17 1 (0.042%) Amazon Linux
17 1 (0.042%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.042%) SUSE
17 1 (0.042%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,295 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
2 865 (35.92%) Microservices
3 672 (27.91%) DevOps
4 664 (27.57%) Software Engineering
5 590 (24.50%) TDD
6 388 (16.11%) Scrum
7 375 (15.57%) Analytics
8 368 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
9 292 (12.13%) BDD
10 287 (11.92%) Machine Learning
11 276 (11.46%) Open Source
12 267 (11.09%) Test Automation
13 260 (10.80%) Mentoring
14 258 (10.71%) Computer Science
15 251 (10.42%) Data Science
16 242 (10.05%) Artificial Intelligence
17 236 (9.80%) MVC
18 213 (8.85%) Problem-Solving
19 207 (8.60%) OO
20 193 (8.01%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,344 (55.81%) SQL
2 1,100 (45.68%) Java
3 914 (37.96%) JavaScript
4 874 (36.30%) Python
5 649 (26.95%) C#
6 253 (10.51%) Scala
7 224 (9.30%) TypeScript
8 203 (8.43%) C++
9 184 (7.64%) PHP
10 157 (6.52%) Java 8
11 149 (6.19%) R
12 117 (4.86%) Go
13 111 (4.61%) Ruby
14 106 (4.40%) Bash Shell
15 63 (2.62%) C
16 62 (2.57%) PowerShell
17 52 (2.16%) F#
18 48 (1.99%) Kotlin
19 45 (1.87%) T-SQL
20 41 (1.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 315 (13.08%) Degree
2 169 (7.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.62%) Master's Degree
5 26 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 25 (1.04%) DV Cleared
7 23 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 18 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 16 (0.66%) PhD
10 12 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
11 10 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
12 9 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
13 8 (0.33%) MCP
14 5 (0.21%) CESG Certified Professional
14 5 (0.21%) MBA
15 4 (0.17%) HND
15 4 (0.17%) Sun Certification
16 3 (0.12%) ISEB
16 3 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 2 (0.083%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (6.44%) QA
2 60 (2.49%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.58%) GDPR
4 2 (0.083%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.042%) Basel III
5 1 (0.042%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.042%) MiFID
5 1 (0.042%) PMO
System Software
1 757 (31.44%) Docker
2 41 (1.70%) VirtualBox
3 35 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 19 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (0.66%) Apache Flume
6 15 (0.62%) Active Directory
7 14 (0.58%) HDFS
8 9 (0.37%) vCloud
9 8 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.29%) Hyper-V
11 6 (0.25%) Kamailio
11 6 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.21%) GlusterFS
12 5 (0.21%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.12%) LXC
13 3 (0.12%) Time Sharing Option
14 2 (0.083%) Postfix
14 2 (0.083%) Varnish
14 2 (0.083%) vSphere
15 1 (0.042%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 635 (26.37%) Kubernetes
2 193 (8.01%) Terraform
3 159 (6.60%) Ansible
4 112 (4.65%) Puppet
5 56 (2.33%) Docker Swarm
6 42 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (1.62%) Prometheus
8 36 (1.50%) Grafana
9 33 (1.37%) Packer
10 23 (0.96%) Consul
10 23 (0.96%) Graphite
11 15 (0.62%) CA Service Virtualization
12 11 (0.46%) Kibana
12 11 (0.46%) logstash
13 9 (0.37%) Cloudify
13 9 (0.37%) Netcool
13 9 (0.37%) Oozie
13 9 (0.37%) Opsview
14 8 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
15 7 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 217 (9.01%) Microsoft
2 195 (8.10%) Oracle
3 175 (7.27%) Google
4 110 (4.57%) Tableau
5 64 (2.66%) Cloudera
6 49 (2.03%) Databricks
7 42 (1.74%) Hortonworks
8 41 (1.70%) Talend
9 33 (1.37%) IBM
10 31 (1.29%) VMware
11 29 (1.20%) Informatica
12 24 (1.00%) Teradata
13 22 (0.91%) Splunk
14 20 (0.83%) InterSystems
15 19 (0.79%) Atlassian
15 19 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (0.71%) CA
17 15 (0.62%) Perfecto Mobile
17 15 (0.62%) Red Hat
18 14 (0.58%) Netezza