Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 90 88
Rank change year-on-year -49 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 3,456 5,563 6,144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.52% 3.38% 3.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.31% 11.44% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,886 4,466 5,204
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 37,138 48,617 53,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.03% 29.52% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 30,453 39,681 43,992
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 3,220 £61,250 +11.36% 682
London -17 1,831 £70,000 +3.70% 304
UK excluding London -65 1,533 £50,000 - 412
South East -46 512 £50,000 -4.76% 86
North of England -59 426 £54,486 +14.71% 135
North West -30 288 £52,500 +5.00% 63
South West -32 177 £47,500 -5.00% 43
Midlands -90 135 £50,000 - 67
East of England -40 120 £57,500 +9.52% 49
Scotland -54 112 £50,000 - 21
Yorkshire -63 110 £53,500 +25.88% 51
West Midlands -75 95 £50,000 - 48
East Midlands -43 40 £50,000 +17.65% 17
Wales -12 35 £50,000 -9.09% 11
North East -25 28 £54,559 +21.24% 21
Northern Ireland +5 16 £47,500 -26.92% 3

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1,810 (52.37%) SQL
2 1,793 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1,260 (36.46%) JavaScript
4 1,235 (35.73%) Java
5 1,202 (34.78%) AWS
6 1,090 (31.54%) C#
7 1,002 (28.99%) Azure
8 1,001 (28.96%) Python
9 992 (28.70%) .NET
10 892 (25.81%) TDD
11 883 (25.55%) Microservices
12 873 (25.26%) Git (software)
13 848 (24.54%) MongoDB
14 824 (23.84%) Software Engineering
15 819 (23.70%) SQL Server
16 808 (23.38%) Docker
17 731 (21.15%) DevOps
18 699 (20.23%) MVC
19 665 (19.24%) Node.js
20 649 (18.78%) Big Data
21 623 (18.03%) RESTful
22 610 (17.65%) Linux
23 596 (17.25%) HTML
23 596 (17.25%) AngularJS
24 589 (17.04%) CSS
25 577 (16.70%) Finance
26 560 (16.20%) MySQL
27 540 (15.63%) React
28 521 (15.08%) Kubernetes
29 502 (14.53%) 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
1 415 (12.01%) Apache Spark
2 234 (6.77%) Elasticsearch
3 128 (3.70%) Apache
4 62 (1.79%) Confluence
5 57 (1.65%) JBoss
6 55 (1.59%) Tomcat
7 54 (1.56%) Apache Solr
8 41 (1.19%) CMS
9 36 (1.04%) Apache Pig
10 35 (1.01%) nginx
11 34 (0.98%) WordPress
12 33 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (0.84%) SAS
14 25 (0.72%) OpenStack
15 23 (0.67%) SharePoint
16 19 (0.55%) IIS
16 19 (0.55%) WebLogic
17 18 (0.52%) Jupyter
18 14 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 13 (0.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 18 (0.52%) MS Visio
2 13 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (0.087%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.058%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.029%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.029%) Weka
Business Applications
1 20 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.52%) FINCAD Analytics
3 10 (0.29%) Magento
4 7 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.17%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
7 3 (0.087%) Fredhopper
7 3 (0.087%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.087%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.058%) WebTrends
9 1 (0.029%) Dynamics GP
9 1 (0.029%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.029%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,202 (34.78%) AWS
2 1,002 (28.99%) Azure
3 422 (12.21%) GCP
4 200 (5.79%) Serverless
5 158 (4.57%) Amazon S3
6 150 (4.34%) SaaS
7 149 (4.31%) GitHub
8 144 (4.17%) Power Platform
9 112 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
10 97 (2.81%) Amazon EMR
10 97 (2.81%) AWS Lambda
11 94 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
12 69 (2.00%) IaaS
13 64 (1.85%) PaaS
14 62 (1.79%) Amazon ECS
15 61 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
16 56 (1.62%) Azure Data Factory
17 40 (1.16%) Amazon SQS
18 35 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
19 33 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 103 (2.98%) HTTP
2 55 (1.59%) Internet
3 47 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 41 (1.19%) DNS
5 33 (0.95%) Firewall
6 31 (0.90%) Extranet
7 25 (0.72%) VPN
8 23 (0.67%) HTTPS
9 18 (0.52%) VoIP
10 11 (0.32%) MQTT
11 10 (0.29%) AMQP
12 7 (0.20%) LAN
13 6 (0.17%) SSL
14 5 (0.14%) CTI
14 5 (0.14%) Network Security
14 5 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
14 5 (0.14%) SMS
14 5 (0.14%) WAN
15 4 (0.12%) DSL
15 4 (0.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 848 (24.54%) MongoDB
2 819 (23.70%) SQL Server
3 649 (18.78%) Big Data
4 560 (16.20%) MySQL
5 452 (13.08%) Hadoop
6 412 (11.92%) PostgreSQL
7 345 (9.98%) Relational Database
8 267 (7.73%) Apache Cassandra
9 256 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
10 241 (6.97%) Redis
11 184 (5.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 158 (4.57%) Apache Hive
13 144 (4.17%) Power BI
14 137 (3.96%) Neo4j
15 129 (3.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 117 (3.39%) Data Lake
17 110 (3.18%) RDBMS
18 107 (3.10%) Cosmos DB
19 88 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 85 (2.46%) HBase
Development Applications
1 873 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 369 (10.68%) Jenkins
3 169 (4.89%) JIRA
4 136 (3.94%) Selenium
5 98 (2.84%) Maven
6 96 (2.78%) Subversion
7 95 (2.75%) JUnit
8 94 (2.72%) TeamCity
9 87 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 80 (2.31%) GitLab
11 79 (2.29%) Visual Studio
12 78 (2.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 77 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 64 (1.85%) NUnit
14 64 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
15 57 (1.65%) SpecFlow
16 55 (1.59%) Vagrant
17 54 (1.56%) webpack
18 36 (1.04%) Mockito
19 32 (0.93%) Cucumber
General
1 577 (16.70%) Finance
2 281 (8.13%) Retail
3 199 (5.76%) Banking
4 149 (4.31%) Games
5 105 (3.04%) Marketing
6 94 (2.72%) Public Sector
7 66 (1.91%) Front Office
8 65 (1.88%) Telecoms
9 58 (1.68%) Law
10 50 (1.45%) Advertising
11 38 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 36 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 28 (0.81%) Investment Banking
14 22 (0.64%) Electronics
15 20 (0.58%) Publishing
16 19 (0.55%) Automotive
16 19 (0.55%) Legal
17 9 (0.26%) French Language
17 9 (0.26%) German Language
18 8 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,864 (53.94%) Developer
2 558 (16.15%) .NET Developer
3 505 (14.61%) Senior Developer
4 457 (13.22%) Java Developer
5 362 (10.47%) Software Engineer
6 331 (9.58%) C# Developer
7 287 (8.30%) Data Engineer
8 279 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
9 276 (7.99%) Architect
10 229 (6.63%) Software Developer
11 170 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
12 166 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 155 (4.48%) Java Engineer
14 141 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
15 140 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 118 (3.41%) PHP Developer
17 111 (3.21%) Python Engineer
18 110 (3.18%) Python Developer
19 107 (3.10%) Junior
20 106 (3.07%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 992 (28.70%) .NET
2 665 (19.24%) Node.js
3 623 (18.03%) RESTful
4 596 (17.25%) AngularJS
4 596 (17.25%) HTML
5 589 (17.04%) CSS
6 540 (15.63%) React
7 492 (14.24%) ASP.NET
8 462 (13.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 453 (13.11%) Spring
10 433 (12.53%) Web Services
11 397 (11.49%) REST
12 389 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 376 (10.88%) .NET Core
14 343 (9.92%) .NET Framework
15 318 (9.20%) Kafka
16 262 (7.58%) Entity Framework
17 257 (7.44%) Spring Boot
18 217 (6.28%) HTML5
19 216 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 236 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 221 (6.39%) Greenfield Project
3 143 (4.14%) Algorithms
4 137 (3.96%) Data Structures
5 129 (3.73%) User Experience
6 109 (3.15%) Mobile App
7 108 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
8 90 (2.60%) Cloud Native
9 71 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
10 68 (1.97%) Public Cloud
11 59 (1.71%) Management Information System
12 48 (1.39%) Blog
13 42 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
14 36 (1.04%) Derivative
14 36 (1.04%) EPoS
15 35 (1.01%) Social Network
15 35 (1.01%) Virtual Team
16 34 (0.98%) Clustering
16 34 (0.98%) Equities
16 34 (0.98%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 610 (17.65%) Linux
2 236 (6.83%) Windows
3 199 (5.76%) Unix
4 55 (1.59%) CentOS
5 38 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (0.90%) Android
7 27 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 27 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 20 (0.58%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.49%) Mac OS
10 10 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.26%) Debian
12 8 (0.23%) Solaris
13 7 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.12%) Fedora
14 4 (0.12%) VME
14 4 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.087%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.029%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,793 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 892 (25.81%) TDD
3 883 (25.55%) Microservices
4 824 (23.84%) Software Engineering
5 731 (21.15%) DevOps
6 699 (20.23%) MVC
7 502 (14.53%) Analytics
8 460 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
9 444 (12.85%) Scrum
10 438 (12.67%) BDD
11 384 (11.11%) OO
11 384 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 383 (11.08%) Machine Learning
13 353 (10.21%) Mentoring
14 337 (9.75%) Business Intelligence
15 315 (9.11%) Problem-Solving
16 306 (8.85%) Computer Science
17 302 (8.74%) Data Science
17 302 (8.74%) ETL
18 293 (8.48%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1,810 (52.37%) SQL
2 1,260 (36.46%) JavaScript
3 1,235 (35.73%) Java
4 1,090 (31.54%) C#
5 1,001 (28.96%) Python
6 352 (10.19%) Scala
7 317 (9.17%) Ruby
8 243 (7.03%) PHP
9 197 (5.70%) Java 8
10 186 (5.38%) TypeScript
11 164 (4.75%) Go
12 156 (4.51%) T-SQL
13 152 (4.40%) R
14 149 (4.31%) C++
15 115 (3.33%) Bash Shell
16 88 (2.55%) PowerShell
17 65 (1.88%) ES6
18 59 (1.71%) C
19 51 (1.48%) PL/SQL
20 45 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 418 (12.09%) Degree
2 195 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 44 (1.27%) Master's Degree
5 29 (0.84%) PhD
6 28 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 20 (0.58%) AWS Certification
8 19 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
8 19 (0.55%) SC Cleared
9 15 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.23%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.20%) MCP
12 5 (0.14%) MBA
13 4 (0.12%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.087%) DBS Check
14 3 (0.087%) SANS
15 2 (0.058%) PMI Certification
16 1 (0.029%) ISEB
16 1 (0.029%) MCSA
16 1 (0.029%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 145 (4.20%) QA
2 72 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 31 (0.90%) GDPR
4 8 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.12%) WAI
7 3 (0.087%) PSD2
8 2 (0.058%) GAMP
8 2 (0.058%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.058%) SLA
9 1 (0.029%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.029%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.029%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.029%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 808 (23.38%) Docker
2 74 (2.14%) HDFS
3 40 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 31 (0.90%) VirtualBox
5 28 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (0.75%) Active Directory
7 19 (0.55%) Apache Flume
8 13 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.29%) Varnish
10 9 (0.26%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.20%) etcd
12 5 (0.14%) vSphere
13 4 (0.12%) KVM
13 4 (0.12%) oVirt
13 4 (0.12%) QEMU
14 3 (0.087%) vCloud
15 2 (0.058%) LXC
16 1 (0.029%) pfSense
16 1 (0.029%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.029%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 521 (15.08%) Kubernetes
2 197 (5.70%) Terraform
3 165 (4.77%) Ansible
4 158 (4.57%) Puppet
5 93 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
6 77 (2.23%) Docker Swarm
7 51 (1.48%) Prometheus
8 33 (0.95%) Grafana
8 33 (0.95%) Hadoop YARN
9 30 (0.87%) Consul
10 23 (0.67%) Oozie
11 22 (0.64%) Nagios
12 21 (0.61%) Packer
13 19 (0.55%) Kibana
13 19 (0.55%) ZABBIX
14 18 (0.52%) Automic
15 17 (0.49%) Graphite
16 13 (0.38%) Data Guard
16 13 (0.38%) Mesos
17 12 (0.35%) Rancher
Vendors
1 407 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 264 (7.64%) Google
3 245 (7.09%) Oracle
4 104 (3.01%) Tableau
5 103 (2.98%) Cloudera
6 77 (2.23%) Databricks
7 70 (2.03%) IBM
8 68 (1.97%) SAP
9 60 (1.74%) Hortonworks
10 50 (1.45%) Informatica
11 47 (1.36%) Talend
12 41 (1.19%) Splunk
13 34 (0.98%) VMware
14 29 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
15 24 (0.69%) Apple
16 22 (0.64%) Cadence
16 22 (0.64%) Red Hat
16 22 (0.64%) Zend
17 20 (0.58%) Facebook
17 20 (0.58%) Xamarin