The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 86 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 24 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.92% 0.28% 0.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.42% 0.65% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 1
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
443 309 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 35.41% 43.22% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 387 279 270
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
East Sussex

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Big Data
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Brighton

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Brighton

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 36 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) Degree
3 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
4 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (52.17%) Java
5 22 (47.83%) Social Media
6 21 (45.65%) MySQL
7 19 (41.30%) Scrum
7 19 (41.30%) TDD
7 19 (41.30%) BDD
8 15 (32.61%) Kafka
8 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
8 15 (32.61%) Hadoop
8 15 (32.61%) Maven
9 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
9 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
9 13 (28.26%) Linux
10 12 (26.09%) JUnit
10 12 (26.09%) Spring
10 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
10 12 (26.09%) Kanban
10 12 (26.09%) Mockito
10 12 (26.09%) HBase
10 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
11 11 (23.91%) Marketing
11 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.91%) C#
11 11 (23.91%) .NET

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (26.09%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (52.17%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (45.65%) MySQL
3 15 (32.61%) Relational Database
3 15 (32.61%) Hadoop
4 12 (26.09%) HBase
4 12 (26.09%) NoSQL
5 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 36 (78.26%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) Maven
3 12 (26.09%) JUnit
3 12 (26.09%) Mockito
4 4 (8.70%) Mercurial
4 4 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.17%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.17%) JSUnit
General
1 11 (23.91%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 3 (6.52%) Games
2 3 (6.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 24 (52.17%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior C# Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Client Account Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Account Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Information Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Information Architect
7 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.17%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (32.61%) Kafka
2 12 (26.09%) Spring
3 11 (23.91%) .NET
4 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.52%) LINQ
6 3 (6.52%) SOAP
6 3 (6.52%) Web Services
7 2 (4.35%) HTML
8 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.17%) D3.js
8 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (54.35%) Computer Science
2 22 (47.83%) Social Media
3 4 (8.70%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Scrum
2 19 (41.30%) TDD
2 19 (41.30%) BDD
3 13 (28.26%) Software Engineering
3 13 (28.26%) Unit Testing
4 12 (26.09%) Kanban
5 11 (23.91%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (21.74%) Analytics
7 9 (19.57%) Social Media Monitoring
8 8 (17.39%) MVC
9 7 (15.22%) Performance Testing
9 7 (15.22%) Online Marketing
9 7 (15.22%) Marketing Analytics
10 5 (10.87%) CRM
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 3 (6.52%) Customer Analytics
11 3 (6.52%) Information Architecture
11 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
11 3 (6.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) Java
2 11 (23.91%) C#
3 7 (15.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (54.35%) Degree