The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 174 188 185
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 56 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.98% 3.11% 2.12%
Number of salaries quoted 49 28 26
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £45,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £71,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1125 1446 1698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.75% 24.66% 31.24%
Number of salaries quoted 873 1232 1526
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 22 £52,500 -2.32% 3
Maidenhead - 11 £55,000 -
Slough - 6 £46,250 - 1
Newbury - 4 £70,000 - 1
Bracknell -10 3 £55,000 - 1
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 55 (48.67%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (38.94%) SQL
2 44 (38.94%) Windows
3 37 (32.74%) Linux
4 35 (30.97%) Analytics
5 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
6 29 (25.66%) Oracle
7 26 (23.01%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.12%) XML
9 24 (21.24%) UNIX
10 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
11 21 (18.58%) Telecoms
11 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
11 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (18.58%) Open Source
12 19 (16.81%) Social Media
12 19 (16.81%) Hyper-V
12 19 (16.81%) Business Analytics
12 19 (16.81%) Office 365
12 19 (16.81%) Finance
13 18 (15.93%) ERP
13 18 (15.93%) ETL
13 18 (15.93%) Web Services
14 17 (15.04%) Java
14 17 (15.04%) OO
14 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
14 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
15 16 (14.16%) Retail
15 16 (14.16%) C++

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (9.73%) Apache
2 9 (7.96%) CMS
3 8 (7.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.65%) IIS
4 3 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.77%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (18.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.96%) OmniGraffle
2 9 (7.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.81%) Office 365
2 17 (15.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.96%) LucidChart
4 8 (7.08%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Radio Access Network
1 5 (4.42%) 4G
1 5 (4.42%) 2G
1 5 (4.42%) 3G
2 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.77%) SNMP
3 2 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.77%) Network Security
4 1 (0.88%) SSH
4 1 (0.88%) MPLS
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) NoSQL
3 15 (13.27%) MySQL
4 13 (11.50%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.85%) Relational Database
6 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (7.96%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.08%) OLAP
7 8 (7.08%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (5.31%) Data Mining
8 6 (5.31%) RDBMS
8 6 (5.31%) Pentaho
9 5 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.42%) DB2
9 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database
10 4 (3.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (3.54%) Text Mining
11 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (7.96%) Axure RP
2 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
2 4 (3.54%) Subversion
2 4 (3.54%) JIRA
3 1 (0.88%) Maven
3 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (18.58%) Telecoms
2 19 (16.81%) Finance
3 16 (14.16%) Retail
4 10 (8.85%) Marketing
5 9 (7.96%) Publishing
6 3 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.77%) Advertising
7 2 (1.77%) Local Government
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 28 (24.78%) Developer
2 22 (19.47%) Consultant
3 21 (18.58%) Architect
3 21 (18.58%) Technical Support
4 19 (16.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 17 (15.04%) Software Engineer
6 16 (14.16%) Analyst
7 13 (11.50%) Software Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Business Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) Agile Business Analyst
9 9 (7.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Java Developer
10 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 8 (7.08%) Support Engineer
10 8 (7.08%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Consultant
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Technical Support
10 8 (7.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
11 7 (6.19%) Senior Developer
11 7 (6.19%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.12%) XML
2 18 (15.93%) Web Services
3 8 (7.08%) SOAP
4 7 (6.19%) jQuery
4 7 (6.19%) WPF
4 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
4 7 (6.19%) .NET
4 7 (6.19%) J2EE
5 6 (5.31%) HTML
5 6 (5.31%) JSON
6 4 (3.54%) CSS
6 4 (3.54%) STL
6 4 (3.54%) WSDL
6 4 (3.54%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 4 (3.54%) Lucene
6 4 (3.54%) WCF
7 3 (2.65%) Ext JS
7 3 (2.65%) Ajax
7 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.58%) Open Source
2 19 (16.81%) Social Media
3 15 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (12.39%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (8.85%) User Experience
6 9 (7.96%) Human Factors
6 9 (7.96%) Digital Media
7 7 (6.19%) Data Integration
8 6 (5.31%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.42%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.88%) Blog
10 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 44 (38.94%) Windows
2 37 (32.74%) Linux
3 24 (21.24%) UNIX
4 9 (7.96%) Ubuntu
4 9 (7.96%) Debian
5 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.77%) VMS
6 2 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (48.67%) Business Intelligence
2 35 (30.97%) Analytics
3 23 (20.35%) Software Engineering
4 21 (18.58%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (16.81%) Business Analytics
6 18 (15.93%) ERP
6 18 (15.93%) ETL
7 17 (15.04%) OO
7 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
8 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (8.85%) Information Architecture
10 9 (7.96%) Usability Engineering
10 9 (7.96%) UX Design
10 9 (7.96%) Project Management
10 9 (7.96%) Workflow
11 8 (7.08%) MVC
12 6 (5.31%) Multithreading
13 5 (4.42%) Web Development
13 5 (4.42%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (38.94%) SQL
2 17 (15.04%) Java
3 16 (14.16%) C++
4 9 (7.96%) C#
5 7 (6.19%) Shell Script
6 6 (5.31%) Python
7 5 (4.42%) C
7 5 (4.42%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.77%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.54%) MCTS
3 2 (1.77%) CISSP
3 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.27%) SLA
2 9 (7.96%) QA
3 2 (1.77%) GPG13
3 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (16.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) Xen
Vendors
1 29 (25.66%) Oracle
2 26 (23.01%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.73%) Teradata
4 4 (3.54%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.77%) SAP
5 2 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.77%) Cognos
5 2 (1.77%) VMware
5 2 (1.77%) Tableau
5 2 (1.77%) Google
6 1 (0.88%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
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