The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 83 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.84% 0.67% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
304 407 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 28.44% 34.23% 28.72%
Number of salaries quoted 274 380 290
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Bedfordshire region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +12 3 £63,000 -18.70%
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £65,000 -
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data.

1 7 (50.00%) SQL
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 5 (35.71%) MySQL
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (35.71%) Automotive
3 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 4 (28.57%) Retail
4 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 3 (21.43%) Cognos
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) OLAP
5 3 (21.43%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (21.43%) People Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Big Data also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (21.43%) OLAP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (35.71%) Automotive
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate
2 5 (35.71%) Database Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
4 1 (7.14%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ETL
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Web Development
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
4 3 (21.43%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
4 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Cognos
3 3 (21.43%) Tableau
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) MapR