The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 127 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 4 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.60% 0.098%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% 2.17% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 2
Average salary £46,250 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.56% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £79,750 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
474 552 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 23.49% 27.42% 28.63%
Number of salaries quoted 417 494 528
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
4 3 (33.33%) EDRMS
4 3 (33.33%) ETL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
6 1 (11.11%) HBase
6 1 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (11.11%) MarkLogic

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) EDRMS
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) HBase
4 1 (11.11%) MarkLogic
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (11.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Programmer
2 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Graduate
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) XML
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) SignalR
2 1 (11.11%) Cascalog
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
3 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Cyber Security
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Programming
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Clojure
4 1 (11.11%) R
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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