Period
to 27 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 99 74 85
Rank change year-on-year -25 +11 -22
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 963 455 259
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.25% 4.07% 3.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.89% 13.91% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 664 420 229
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £34,350
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £57,250 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +22.27% +14.50% -5.66%
75th Percentile £86,250 £72,125 £72,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

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 WFH option and a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 8,101 3,272 2,039
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 27.32% 29.27% 27.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5,838 2,957 1,767
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.21% +6.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £81,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

NoSQL
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing NoSQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

NoSQL trend for jobs with a WFH option

NoSQL
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing NoSQL.

NoSQL salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

NoSQL
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing NoSQL over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

NoSQL salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, NoSQL job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for NoSQL.

1 587 (60.96%) SQL
2 504 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
3 493 (51.19%) AWS
4 424 (44.03%) Java
5 380 (39.46%) Microservices
6 344 (35.72%) Software Engineering
7 341 (35.41%) Docker
8 334 (34.68%) JavaScript
9 304 (31.57%) Azure
10 293 (30.43%) CI/CD
11 285 (29.60%) MongoDB
12 275 (28.56%) Kubernetes
13 253 (26.27%) Python
14 249 (25.86%) DevOps
15 246 (25.55%) C#
16 232 (24.09%) TDD
17 225 (23.36%) GCP
18 222 (23.05%) Full Stack Development
19 212 (22.01%) Spring
20 198 (20.56%) Scrum
21 197 (20.46%) React
22 194 (20.15%) RESTful
23 193 (20.04%) Social Skills
24 191 (19.83%) PostgreSQL
25 186 (19.31%) MySQL
26 182 (18.90%) Node.js
27 181 (18.80%) Elasticsearch
28 179 (18.59%) .NET
29 174 (18.07%) Serverless
30 164 (17.03%) Finance

NoSQL
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 181 (18.80%) Elasticsearch
2 64 (6.65%) Apache Spark
3 35 (3.63%) Apache Solr
4 32 (3.32%) Apache
5 22 (2.28%) nginx
6 18 (1.87%) CMS
7 15 (1.56%) Apache Airflow
7 15 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.25%) Apache Pig
9 10 (1.04%) WordPress
10 8 (0.83%) Confluence
11 7 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.62%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
14 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.21%) SAS
15 1 (0.10%) Apache Pulsar
15 1 (0.10%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.10%) Oracle Workflow
15 1 (0.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.10%) InDesign
2 1 (0.10%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.62%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.31%) Shopify
5 1 (0.10%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 493 (51.19%) AWS
2 304 (31.57%) Azure
3 225 (23.36%) GCP
4 174 (18.07%) Serverless
5 108 (11.21%) SaaS
6 56 (5.82%) Amazon S3
6 56 (5.82%) Cloud Computing
7 53 (5.50%) AWS Lambda
8 49 (5.09%) Amazon EC2
9 48 (4.98%) AWS CloudFormation
10 41 (4.26%) PaaS
11 39 (4.05%) Power Platform
12 32 (3.32%) Firebase
13 31 (3.22%) GitHub
13 31 (3.22%) IaaS
14 28 (2.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 28 (2.91%) Amazon Kinesis
15 23 (2.39%) Azure Service Bus
16 22 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
17 21 (2.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.77%) HTTP
2 10 (1.04%) Internet
3 8 (0.83%) DNS
3 8 (0.83%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.73%) IPv6
4 7 (0.73%) RTSP
4 7 (0.73%) SSH
4 7 (0.73%) UPnP
5 6 (0.62%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (0.62%) MQTT
6 4 (0.42%) WAN
7 3 (0.31%) 5G
7 3 (0.31%) Firewall
7 3 (0.31%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.31%) SMTP
8 2 (0.21%) SMS
9 1 (0.10%) FTP
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) Network Security
9 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (29.60%) MongoDB
2 191 (19.83%) PostgreSQL
3 186 (19.31%) MySQL
4 163 (16.93%) Relational Database
5 156 (16.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 126 (13.08%) Redis
7 99 (10.28%) SQL Server
8 84 (8.72%) Big Data
9 68 (7.06%) Data Warehouse
10 62 (6.44%) Hadoop
11 55 (5.71%) RDBMS
12 54 (5.61%) Amazon RDS
13 52 (5.40%) Apache Cassandra
14 40 (4.15%) Couchbase
15 39 (4.05%) Power BI
16 31 (3.22%) Amazon Redshift
17 29 (3.01%) BigQuery
17 29 (3.01%) Data Lake
18 28 (2.91%) Blockchain
19 26 (2.70%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 143 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 119 (12.36%) Jenkins
3 63 (6.54%) JUnit
4 54 (5.61%) Maven
5 49 (5.09%) JIRA
6 48 (4.98%) GitLab
7 23 (2.39%) Gradle
8 18 (1.87%) Bitbucket
9 17 (1.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (1.77%) JMeter
10 15 (1.56%) Visual Studio
11 13 (1.35%) Postman
12 12 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 12 (1.25%) Spinnaker
12 12 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (1.14%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.14%) webpack
14 8 (0.83%) Mockito
14 8 (0.83%) Vagrant
15 7 (0.73%) Cucumber
General
1 193 (20.04%) Social Skills
2 164 (17.03%) Finance
3 55 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (4.98%) Retail
5 43 (4.47%) Banking
6 41 (4.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 31 (3.22%) Publishing
8 26 (2.70%) Marketing
9 25 (2.60%) Games
10 11 (1.14%) Wearables
11 10 (1.04%) Law
12 9 (0.93%) Financial Institution
12 9 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
13 8 (0.83%) Advertising
14 5 (0.52%) Legal
14 5 (0.52%) Social Housing
14 5 (0.52%) Telecoms
15 4 (0.42%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.42%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.42%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 445 (46.21%) Developer
2 225 (23.36%) Software Engineer
3 162 (16.82%) Java Developer
4 124 (12.88%) Senior Developer
5 113 (11.73%) Full Stack Developer
6 110 (11.42%) Java Engineer
7 91 (9.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 79 (8.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 73 (7.58%) Architect
9 73 (7.58%) PHP Developer
10 68 (7.06%) Cloud Engineer
11 67 (6.96%) Data Engineer
12 60 (6.23%) JavaScript Developer
13 58 (6.02%) React Developer
14 56 (5.82%) AWS Engineer
15 55 (5.71%) .NET Developer
16 49 (5.09%) Angular Developer
17 48 (4.98%) C# Developer
18 43 (4.47%) Cloud Developer
19 41 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (22.01%) Spring
2 197 (20.46%) React
3 194 (20.15%) RESTful
4 182 (18.90%) Node.js
5 179 (18.59%) .NET
6 159 (16.51%) REST
7 136 (14.12%) HTML
8 134 (13.91%) AngularJS
9 132 (13.71%) Spring Boot
10 123 (12.77%) Kafka
11 122 (12.67%) CSS
12 97 (10.07%) GraphQL
13 86 (8.93%) Elastic Stack
14 80 (8.31%) .NET Core
15 71 (7.37%) HTML5
16 66 (6.85%) gRPC
16 66 (6.85%) Web Services
17 62 (6.44%) CSS3
18 61 (6.33%) Hibernate
19 50 (5.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.23%) Cloud Native
2 49 (5.09%) Public Cloud
3 47 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 37 (3.84%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (3.63%) Data Structures
5 35 (3.63%) User Experience
6 32 (3.32%) Algorithms
7 26 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 21 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.08%) Virtual Team
10 18 (1.87%) CMDB
11 14 (1.45%) Blog
12 12 (1.25%) Private Cloud
13 10 (1.04%) iPad
13 10 (1.04%) Video\Live Streaming
14 9 (0.93%) BBC
15 7 (0.73%) Credit Risk
15 7 (0.73%) e-Learning
16 5 (0.52%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 108 (11.21%) Linux
2 54 (5.61%) Android
3 51 (5.30%) Apple iOS
4 21 (2.18%) Windows
5 20 (2.08%) Unix
6 14 (1.45%) CentOS
7 10 (1.04%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.73%) Alpine Linux
9 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 504 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 380 (39.46%) Microservices
3 344 (35.72%) Software Engineering
4 293 (30.43%) CI/CD
5 249 (25.86%) DevOps
6 232 (24.09%) TDD
7 222 (23.05%) Full Stack Development
8 198 (20.56%) Scrum
9 158 (16.41%) BDD
10 139 (14.43%) Test Automation
11 124 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
12 118 (12.25%) Analytics
13 110 (11.42%) MVC
14 107 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
15 105 (10.90%) OO
16 103 (10.70%) Mentoring
17 98 (10.18%) SOA
18 88 (9.14%) API Design
19 86 (8.93%) SOLID
20 85 (8.83%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 587 (60.96%) SQL
2 424 (44.03%) Java
3 334 (34.68%) JavaScript
4 253 (26.27%) Python
5 246 (25.55%) C#
6 119 (12.36%) PHP
7 117 (12.15%) TypeScript
8 87 (9.03%) Go
8 87 (9.03%) Kotlin
9 74 (7.68%) Java 8
10 34 (3.53%) C++
11 31 (3.22%) Scala
12 30 (3.12%) Groovy
13 29 (3.01%) PowerShell
14 19 (1.97%) Rust
15 18 (1.87%) Bash
16 16 (1.66%) Ruby
17 15 (1.56%) R
18 14 (1.45%) ES6
19 12 (1.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (6.02%) Degree
2 30 (3.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.04%) AWS Certification
4 10 (1.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.62%) CompTIA Security+
6 6 (0.62%) GIAC
6 6 (0.62%) OSCP
7 5 (0.52%) CISSP
7 5 (0.52%) ISEB
7 5 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.52%) SANS
8 3 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.10%) CREST Certified
9 1 (0.10%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (6.65%) QA
2 17 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.66%) SLA
4 4 (0.42%) PMO
5 2 (0.21%) Accessibility
5 2 (0.21%) GDPR
6 1 (0.10%) DICOM
6 1 (0.10%) GRC
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.10%) NCSC
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) PSD2
System Software
1 341 (35.41%) Docker
2 8 (0.83%) VirtualBox
3 7 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.31%) Firmware
4 3 (0.31%) Varnish
5 2 (0.21%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.10%) Ceph
6 1 (0.10%) NFS
6 1 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 275 (28.56%) Kubernetes
2 113 (11.73%) Terraform
3 69 (7.17%) Prometheus
4 57 (5.92%) Ansible
5 36 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
7 21 (2.18%) Grafana
8 18 (1.87%) Puppet
9 17 (1.77%) logstash
10 16 (1.66%) Kibana
11 11 (1.14%) Oozie
12 9 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
13 6 (0.62%) Nessus
13 6 (0.62%) Rancher
14 4 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.42%) ITRS Geneos
15 3 (0.31%) Istio
15 3 (0.31%) Knative
16 2 (0.21%) Consul
16 2 (0.21%) Graphite
Vendors
1 138 (14.33%) Oracle
2 110 (11.42%) Google
2 110 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.12%) Xamarin
4 27 (2.80%) Cloudera
5 26 (2.70%) Hortonworks
6 19 (1.97%) Informatica
7 15 (1.56%) Databricks
8 13 (1.35%) Rackspace
9 11 (1.14%) StreamSets
10 9 (0.93%) Samsung
10 9 (0.93%) Talend
11 7 (0.73%) IBM
11 7 (0.73%) SAP
12 6 (0.62%) Okta
12 6 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.62%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.62%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.52%) Intel
13 5 (0.52%) MuleSoft