The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 100 79 116
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +37
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 36 55 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.81% 2.88% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.95% 7.80% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 36 41 6
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.82%
Big Data
South West

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 Bristol region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
605 705 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.34% 36.91% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 539 607 473
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,025
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Big Data
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Bristol

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Bristol

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

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bristol

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 44 (56.41%) Hadoop
2 35 (44.87%) Java
3 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (35.90%) Web Services
5 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 26 (33.33%) C#
6 26 (33.33%) .NET
7 25 (32.05%) ActiveMQ
7 25 (32.05%) RabbitMQ
8 24 (30.77%) Scrum
8 24 (30.77%) REST
9 23 (29.49%) Eclipse
10 21 (26.92%) OOP
10 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
10 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
10 21 (26.92%) MapReduce
11 20 (25.64%) OO
12 18 (23.08%) TDD
13 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
13 17 (21.79%) Ruby
13 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
14 16 (20.51%) NUnit
14 16 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (19.23%) Oracle
15 15 (19.23%) OOD
15 15 (19.23%) WCF
15 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
15 15 (19.23%) BDD
15 15 (19.23%) SpecFlow

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 13 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.56%) Node.js
2 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) SAS
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (56.41%) Hadoop
2 27 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 21 (26.92%) NoSQL
3 21 (26.92%) MongoDB
4 16 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (16.67%) MySQL
6 12 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (14.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (12.82%) DataStage
9 9 (11.54%) QlikView
9 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (11.54%) HBase
9 9 (11.54%) Riak
9 9 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.56%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.56%) CouchDB
11 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (29.49%) Eclipse
2 17 (21.79%) Cucumber
3 16 (20.51%) NUnit
4 15 (19.23%) SpecFlow
5 14 (17.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 14 (17.95%) Moq
5 14 (17.95%) CruiseControl
5 14 (17.95%) TeamCity
6 11 (14.10%) Artifactory
6 11 (14.10%) Jenkins
7 9 (11.54%) Ant
8 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.28%) JUnit
9 1 (1.28%) Selenium
General
1 14 (17.95%) Games
2 9 (11.54%) Marketing
3 8 (10.26%) Advertising
4 3 (3.85%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.56%) Finance
5 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.28%) Billing
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) Java Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (11.54%) Technical Leader
8 8 (10.26%) C++ Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Information Architect
11 2 (2.56%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Systems Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Java Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) Information Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Web Services
2 26 (33.33%) .NET
3 25 (32.05%) ActiveMQ
3 25 (32.05%) RabbitMQ
4 24 (30.77%) REST
5 15 (19.23%) WCF
6 14 (17.95%) RESTful
6 14 (17.95%) Gherkin
6 14 (17.95%) MSMQ
6 14 (17.95%) SOAP
7 13 (16.67%) Spring
7 13 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
8 12 (15.38%) Hibernate
9 9 (11.54%) Velocity
9 9 (11.54%) JPA
9 9 (11.54%) Lucene
9 9 (11.54%) JMS
10 6 (7.69%) J2SE
11 2 (2.56%) XML
11 2 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.41%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.13%) Open Source
4 4 (5.13%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.85%) Social Media
5 3 (3.85%) BBC
6 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.56%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.28%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.28%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) Scrum
3 21 (26.92%) OOP
3 21 (26.92%) MapReduce
4 20 (25.64%) OO
5 18 (23.08%) TDD
6 17 (21.79%) E-Commerce
7 15 (19.23%) OOD
7 15 (19.23%) BDD
7 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
8 14 (17.95%) Workflow
8 14 (17.95%) Automated Testing
8 14 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 14 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (12.82%) ETL
9 10 (12.82%) Mentoring
10 9 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.97%) Project Management
11 7 (8.97%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.41%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) Java
2 26 (33.33%) C#
3 17 (21.79%) Ruby
4 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 12 (15.38%) SQL
6 8 (10.26%) C
6 8 (10.26%) C++
7 3 (3.85%) Scala
7 3 (3.85%) Clojure
7 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) Golang
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Oracle
1 15 (19.23%) Twitter
2 10 (12.82%) Teradata
3 9 (11.54%) Informatica
4 3 (3.85%) Nokia
4 3 (3.85%) Siemens
4 3 (3.85%) Toshiba
4 3 (3.85%) BT
4 3 (3.85%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Talend
5 2 (2.56%) Unica
5 2 (2.56%) Tableau
5 2 (2.56%) Facebook
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Equity, Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience
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