Period
to 26 September 2021

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 26 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NoSQL
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 64 87
Rank change year-on-year -14 +23 -21
Permanent jobs citing NoSQL 1,026 232 272
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.94% 4.27% 3.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.63% 13.78% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 745 226 250
10th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +11.63% +7.50%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £83,875
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 7,529 1,684 2,324
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 28.89% 30.96% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5,772 1,551 2,076
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 26 September 2021.

NoSQL salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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.

1 665 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 611 (59.55%) SQL
3 443 (43.18%) Microservices
4 413 (40.25%) AWS
5 410 (39.96%) JavaScript
6 332 (32.36%) Java
7 330 (32.16%) Azure
8 315 (30.70%) Software Engineering
9 302 (29.43%) React
10 292 (28.46%) Full Stack Development
11 291 (28.36%) Docker
12 281 (27.39%) DevOps
13 270 (26.32%) RESTful
14 266 (25.93%) MongoDB
15 265 (25.83%) TDD
16 263 (25.63%) C#
17 257 (25.05%) Scrum
18 231 (22.51%) PHP
19 227 (22.12%) Social Skills
20 223 (21.73%) .NET
21 210 (20.47%) MVC
21 210 (20.47%) Kubernetes
22 199 (19.40%) Python
23 189 (18.42%) Git (software)
24 187 (18.23%) Spring
25 182 (17.74%) MySQL
26 179 (17.45%) Linux
27 178 (17.35%) BDD
28 171 (16.67%) Jenkins
29 162 (15.79%) Elasticsearch

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
1 162 (15.79%) Elasticsearch
2 79 (7.70%) Apache Solr
3 52 (5.07%) nginx
4 43 (4.19%) Apache Spark
5 35 (3.41%) CMS
6 33 (3.22%) Apache
7 25 (2.44%) WordPress
8 11 (1.07%) Apache Airflow
8 11 (1.07%) Apache Pig
8 11 (1.07%) Confluence
8 11 (1.07%) Drupal
9 9 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.58%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.39%) JBoss
11 4 (0.39%) Mule
11 4 (0.39%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Fuse
12 3 (0.29%) Jupyter
12 3 (0.29%) Luigi
12 3 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 10 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
2 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.29%) Weka
3 1 (0.097%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
2 10 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.68%) Magento
4 2 (0.19%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 413 (40.25%) AWS
2 330 (32.16%) Azure
3 149 (14.52%) GCP
4 110 (10.72%) SaaS
5 104 (10.14%) Serverless
6 49 (4.78%) PaaS
7 47 (4.58%) Amazon S3
8 42 (4.09%) Firebase
9 40 (3.90%) AWS Lambda
10 36 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
11 30 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
11 30 (2.92%) IaaS
12 25 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (2.14%) Power Platform
14 21 (2.05%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 19 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
16 18 (1.75%) GitHub
16 18 (1.75%) Rackspace Cloud
17 16 (1.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.07%) SMS
2 6 (0.58%) Firewall
2 6 (0.58%) Internet
3 5 (0.49%) IPv4
3 5 (0.49%) LAN
3 5 (0.49%) WAN
4 4 (0.39%) DNS
5 3 (0.29%) AMQP
5 3 (0.29%) HTTP
6 2 (0.19%) Network Security
6 2 (0.19%) Wireless
7 1 (0.097%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.097%) SAN
7 1 (0.097%) SSL
7 1 (0.097%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (25.93%) MongoDB
2 182 (17.74%) MySQL
3 150 (14.62%) Relational Database
4 149 (14.52%) PostgreSQL
5 136 (13.26%) Redis
5 136 (13.26%) SQL Server
6 103 (10.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 71 (6.92%) Big Data
8 67 (6.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 49 (4.78%) Hadoop
10 47 (4.58%) Amazon RDS
10 47 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
11 46 (4.48%) RDBMS
12 45 (4.39%) Couchbase
13 43 (4.19%) Data Lake
14 31 (3.02%) Amazon Aurora
14 31 (3.02%) Amazon Redshift
15 27 (2.63%) Hazelcast
16 22 (2.14%) Power BI
17 21 (2.05%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 189 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 171 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 118 (11.50%) JUnit
4 112 (10.92%) Maven
5 41 (4.00%) JIRA
6 29 (2.83%) GitLab
7 25 (2.44%) Bitbucket
8 22 (2.14%) Visual Studio
9 21 (2.05%) Gradle
9 21 (2.05%) Postman
10 20 (1.95%) webpack
11 16 (1.56%) RSpec
12 15 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (1.46%) PHPUnit
13 12 (1.17%) Mockito
13 12 (1.17%) Selenium
14 11 (1.07%) Cypress.io
14 11 (1.07%) TeamCity
15 9 (0.88%) Visual Studio Team System
16 8 (0.78%) Cucumber
General
1 227 (22.12%) Social Skills
2 158 (15.40%) Finance
3 60 (5.85%) Retail
4 45 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (3.90%) Marketing
6 29 (2.83%) Games
7 27 (2.63%) Publishing
8 22 (2.14%) Banking
9 21 (2.05%) Public Sector
10 17 (1.66%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 14 (1.36%) Telecoms
12 13 (1.27%) Manufacturing
13 12 (1.17%) Back Office
13 12 (1.17%) Electronics
14 10 (0.97%) Law
15 8 (0.78%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.58%) Wearables
17 4 (0.39%) Brand Awareness
17 4 (0.39%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 554 (54.00%) Developer
2 184 (17.93%) PHP Developer
3 159 (15.50%) Senior Developer
4 145 (14.13%) Software Engineer
5 140 (13.65%) Full Stack Developer
6 132 (12.87%) Java Developer
7 125 (12.18%) React Developer
8 70 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 58 (5.65%) Architect
10 54 (5.26%) Java Engineer
11 48 (4.68%) Angular Developer
11 48 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
12 47 (4.58%) Lead Developer
13 44 (4.29%) E-Commerce Developer
13 44 (4.29%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
14 42 (4.09%) C# Developer
15 41 (4.00%) .NET Developer
16 36 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
16 36 (3.51%) Software Developer
17 34 (3.31%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (29.43%) React
2 270 (26.32%) RESTful
3 223 (21.73%) .NET
4 187 (18.23%) Spring
5 154 (15.01%) HTML
6 148 (14.42%) CSS
7 145 (14.13%) AngularJS
8 133 (12.96%) Kafka
9 131 (12.77%) Spring Boot
10 128 (12.48%) Node.js
11 125 (12.18%) REST
12 123 (11.99%) Web Services
13 122 (11.89%) GraphQL
14 105 (10.23%) RabbitMQ
15 86 (8.38%) CodeIgniter
16 66 (6.43%) .NET Core
16 66 (6.43%) jQuery
17 65 (6.34%) Vue.js
18 50 (4.87%) Laravel
19 47 (4.58%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 53 (5.17%) Mobile App
1 53 (5.17%) Self-Motivation
2 48 (4.68%) Hybrid Cloud
3 40 (3.90%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (3.80%) Virtual Team
5 37 (3.61%) Public Cloud
6 31 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
7 26 (2.53%) Cloud Native
8 23 (2.24%) Data Structures
9 18 (1.75%) User Experience
10 16 (1.56%) CMDB
10 16 (1.56%) FMCG
11 14 (1.36%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 12 (1.17%) Private Cloud
13 11 (1.07%) Data Centre
14 10 (0.97%) Driving Licence
15 9 (0.88%) Legacy Applications
16 8 (0.78%) Video\Live Streaming
17 7 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 179 (17.45%) Linux
2 49 (4.78%) Android
2 49 (4.78%) Apple iOS
3 30 (2.92%) Windows
4 22 (2.14%) Unix
5 10 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.78%) CentOS
7 5 (0.49%) VMS
7 5 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.097%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.097%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (43.18%) Microservices
3 315 (30.70%) Software Engineering
4 292 (28.46%) Full Stack Development
5 281 (27.39%) DevOps
6 265 (25.83%) TDD
7 257 (25.05%) Scrum
8 210 (20.47%) MVC
9 178 (17.35%) BDD
10 151 (14.72%) SOLID
11 137 (13.35%) Mentoring
12 121 (11.79%) OO
13 115 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
14 102 (9.94%) Test Automation
15 92 (8.97%) OOP
16 88 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
17 86 (8.38%) Analytics
18 84 (8.19%) Computer Science
19 73 (7.12%) E-Commerce
20 72 (7.02%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 611 (59.55%) SQL
2 410 (39.96%) JavaScript
3 332 (32.36%) Java
4 263 (25.63%) C#
5 231 (22.51%) PHP
6 199 (19.40%) Python
7 83 (8.09%) TypeScript
8 79 (7.70%) Go
9 57 (5.56%) Scala
10 49 (4.78%) Kotlin
11 37 (3.61%) Java 8
12 35 (3.41%) Ruby
13 24 (2.34%) C++
14 21 (2.05%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.95%) Groovy
16 18 (1.75%) ES6
17 16 (1.56%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.17%) R
19 11 (1.07%) Bash Shell
19 11 (1.07%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 96 (9.36%) Degree
2 49 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
3 18 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 17 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.17%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.49%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.29%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.29%) PhD
9 2 (0.19%) ISEB
9 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (5.85%) QA
2 20 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 12 (1.17%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.17%) GDPR
4 5 (0.49%) GRC
5 4 (0.39%) PMO
6 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.19%) PSD2
7 1 (0.097%) DICOM
7 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.097%) NCSC
System Software
1 291 (28.36%) Docker
2 8 (0.78%) ISA Server
3 6 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (0.49%) HDFS
5 4 (0.39%) Varnish
6 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.097%) Firmware
8 1 (0.097%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 210 (20.47%) Kubernetes
2 50 (4.87%) Terraform
3 36 (3.51%) Ansible
4 26 (2.53%) Prometheus
5 21 (2.05%) Puppet
6 20 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
8 13 (1.27%) Single Sign-On
9 10 (0.97%) Kustomize
10 8 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
10 8 (0.78%) Oozie
11 6 (0.58%) Grafana
12 5 (0.49%) SCCM
13 4 (0.39%) Graylog
13 4 (0.39%) logstash
13 4 (0.39%) Mesos
13 4 (0.39%) ZABBIX
14 2 (0.19%) Consul
14 2 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.19%) Kibana
Vendors
1 156 (15.20%) Oracle
2 135 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 79 (7.70%) Google
4 49 (4.78%) Xamarin
5 33 (3.22%) SAP
6 18 (1.75%) Rackspace
7 15 (1.46%) Cloudera
7 15 (1.46%) Informatica
7 15 (1.46%) ServiceNow
8 14 (1.36%) StreamSets
9 12 (1.17%) Databricks
10 11 (1.07%) Hortonworks
10 11 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.78%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.58%) IBM
12 6 (0.58%) SaltStack
12 6 (0.58%) Talend
12 6 (0.58%) WooCommerce
12 6 (0.58%) YouTube
13 5 (0.49%) Atlassian