The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 155 142 212
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +70
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 59 78 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.42% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% 5.80% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 59 69 16
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £27,500 £43,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £65,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1304 1345 1804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 23.47% 24.41% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 1175 1609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,200 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
Reading +2 24 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Bracknell -3 11 £27,000 -46.00%
Maidenhead - 11 £50,000 -
Newbury +12 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 51 (55.43%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (47.83%) SQL
3 37 (40.22%) Analytics
4 32 (34.78%) Linux
5 27 (29.35%) Windows
6 25 (27.17%) Oracle
6 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
6 25 (27.17%) Open Source
7 23 (25.00%) Business Analytics
8 22 (23.91%) SLA
9 20 (21.74%) Java
9 20 (21.74%) NoSQL
10 18 (19.57%) MySQL
11 17 (18.48%) Web Services
11 17 (18.48%) XML
11 17 (18.48%) Social Media
12 16 (17.39%) Apache
12 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
12 16 (17.39%) UNIX
12 16 (17.39%) ETL
13 14 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
14 13 (14.13%) MongoDB
14 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
14 13 (14.13%) Debian
14 13 (14.13%) Ubuntu
15 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
16 11 (11.96%) OO
16 11 (11.96%) Hadoop
17 10 (10.87%) Oracle OLAP
17 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (17.39%) Apache
2 13 (14.13%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.87%) CMS
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.09%) Documentum
5 1 (1.09%) SAS
5 1 (1.09%) FileNet
Applications
1 12 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.70%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (8.70%) Office 365
1 8 (8.70%) LucidChart
2 7 (7.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.17%) 3G
1 2 (2.17%) 2G
1 2 (2.17%) Network Security
1 2 (2.17%) 4G
1 2 (2.17%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.17%) SQL Server
2 20 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 18 (19.57%) MySQL
4 13 (14.13%) MongoDB
5 11 (11.96%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (10.87%) Oracle OLAP
6 10 (10.87%) OLAP
7 7 (7.61%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.43%) DB2
8 5 (5.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (4.35%) Text Mining
9 4 (4.35%) Data Mining
10 3 (3.26%) RDBMS
10 3 (3.26%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.17%) MariaDB
11 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Axure RP
2 4 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.35%) Subversion
2 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 4 (4.35%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.09%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.70%) Publishing
3 4 (4.35%) Finance
3 4 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (30.43%) Technical Support
2 21 (22.83%) Consultant
3 18 (19.57%) Developer
4 14 (15.22%) Architect
5 11 (11.96%) Enterprise Architect
6 10 (10.87%) Analyst
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Consultant
6 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Technical Support
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
7 8 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (8.70%) Business Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Technical Consultant
9 6 (6.52%) Java Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Support Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Support Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Technical Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.48%) Web Services
1 17 (18.48%) XML
2 8 (8.70%) HTML
3 7 (7.61%) J2EE
4 5 (5.43%) CSS
4 5 (5.43%) jQuery
5 4 (4.35%) WCF
5 4 (4.35%) WPF
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.35%) Semantic HTML
5 4 (4.35%) Lucene
5 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
5 4 (4.35%) .NET
6 3 (3.26%) SOAP
6 3 (3.26%) RESTful
7 2 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.17%) REST
7 2 (2.17%) STL
7 2 (2.17%) WSDL
7 2 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (27.17%) Open Source
2 17 (18.48%) Social Media
3 14 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.70%) Digital Media
4 8 (8.70%) Human Factors
5 7 (7.61%) Data Integration
6 6 (6.52%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.43%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.78%) Linux
2 27 (29.35%) Windows
3 16 (17.39%) UNIX
4 13 (14.13%) Debian
4 13 (14.13%) Ubuntu
5 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (55.43%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (40.22%) Analytics
3 23 (25.00%) Business Analytics
4 16 (17.39%) ETL
5 11 (11.96%) OO
6 10 (10.87%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.70%) Usability Engineering
7 8 (8.70%) User Experience Design
7 8 (8.70%) Information Architecture
7 8 (8.70%) ERP
7 8 (8.70%) Workflow
8 7 (7.61%) Project Management
8 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.35%) TDD
10 4 (4.35%) Data Management
10 4 (4.35%) Migration
10 4 (4.35%) MVC
10 4 (4.35%) CRM
10 4 (4.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (47.83%) SQL
2 20 (21.74%) Java
3 7 (7.61%) Python
4 5 (5.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.43%) C++
5 4 (4.35%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.35%) MCTS
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.91%) SLA
2 8 (8.70%) QA
3 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Oracle
2 16 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.61%) Teradata
4 4 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.35%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (1.09%) Netezza
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