The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 112 123 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.52% 0.099% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.87% 0.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
534 556 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.51% 27.65% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 480 500 420
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
West Midlands

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Big Data
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Birmingham

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (81.82%) Business Development
2 17 (77.27%) Degree
3 11 (50.00%) Front Office
3 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 11 (50.00%) Business Transformation
3 11 (50.00%) Analytics
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) SaaS
5 5 (22.73%) Social Media
6 4 (18.18%) jQuery
6 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 4 (18.18%) Ajax
6 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) C#
6 4 (18.18%) HTML
6 4 (18.18%) SQL
6 4 (18.18%) .NET
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (4.55%) Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
7 1 (4.55%) Information Management
7 1 (4.55%) QlikView
7 1 (4.55%) Financial Modelling

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) QlikView
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Architect
1 12 (54.55%) Technical Architect
2 11 (50.00%) Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) Digital Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Digital Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Technical Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Architect
3 6 (27.27%) Strategy Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
3 6 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (22.73%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Management Consultant
5 4 (18.18%) Developer
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior
6 2 (9.09%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) jQuery
1 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 4 (18.18%) Ajax
1 4 (18.18%) HTML
1 4 (18.18%) .NET
1 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 4 (18.18%) CSS
1 4 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Social Media
2 4 (18.18%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Business Development
2 11 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 11 (50.00%) Business Transformation
2 11 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (27.27%) Performance Improvement
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Information Management
5 1 (4.55%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) ITSM
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.55%) ETL
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) C#
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Vertica
2 1 (4.55%) Talend
2 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
2 1 (4.55%) Teradata
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos
2 1 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 1 (4.55%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) Informatica
2 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
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Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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