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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 76 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 60 36 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.17% 2.04% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.90% 6.64% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 50 34 8
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +29.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
606 542 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 32.01% 30.66% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 559 469 469
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 4 September 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bristol

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 40 (49.38%) Java
2 37 (45.68%) Software Engineering
3 36 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 35 (43.21%) Digital Media
5 33 (40.74%) Linux
6 29 (35.80%) Python
7 23 (28.40%) Degree
8 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (24.69%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
10 19 (23.46%) C++
11 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
13 16 (19.75%) Puppet
13 16 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
14 15 (18.52%) C#
14 15 (18.52%) Perl
14 15 (18.52%) UNIX
14 15 (18.52%) Finance
14 15 (18.52%) Ruby
15 14 (17.28%) .NET
16 13 (16.05%) C
16 13 (16.05%) Internet
16 13 (16.05%) Ansible
16 13 (16.05%) Clojure
17 11 (13.58%) HTML
17 11 (13.58%) Mathematics
17 11 (13.58%) Physics
18 10 (12.35%) Project Management
18 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (6.17%) Apache Pig
1 5 (6.17%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.94%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.47%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) MS Office
1 1 (1.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.69%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (23.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.70%) SaaS
5 1 (1.23%) PaaS
5 1 (1.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.17%) Sqoop
5 5 (6.17%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.47%) OLAP
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.23%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (1.23%) QlikView
7 1 (1.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.23%) DataStage
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.23%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) NUnit
2 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
2 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (1.23%) Moq
2 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 15 (18.52%) Finance
3 5 (6.17%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (35.80%) Software Engineer
2 24 (29.63%) Developer
3 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Software Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Architect
4 5 (6.17%) Test Leader
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Scientist
5 4 (4.94%) Digital Architect
6 3 (3.70%) UI Developer
6 3 (3.70%) Applications Support
7 2 (2.47%) Senior Developer
7 2 (2.47%) C++ Developer
8 1 (1.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.23%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (1.23%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.23%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (1.23%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (1.23%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (1.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (17.28%) .NET
2 11 (13.58%) HTML
3 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
4 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (8.64%) Web Services
4 7 (8.64%) XML
5 4 (4.94%) Flash
5 4 (4.94%) Middleware
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.23%) WCF
6 1 (1.23%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.23%) SOAP
6 1 (1.23%) Java EE
6 1 (1.23%) MDX
6 1 (1.23%) RESTful
6 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.23%) Twisted
6 1 (1.23%) REST
6 1 (1.23%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 35 (43.21%) Digital Media
2 11 (13.58%) Mathematics
2 11 (13.58%) Physics
3 9 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.64%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.17%) Social Media
6 3 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Data Conversion
7 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.23%) DTV
7 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (40.74%) Linux
2 15 (18.52%) UNIX
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) Software Engineering
2 22 (27.16%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.35%) Project Management
4 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (8.64%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.64%) Systems Analysis
5 7 (8.64%) SDLC
6 5 (6.17%) Coaching
6 5 (6.17%) Test Strategy
6 5 (6.17%) Process Management
6 5 (6.17%) MVC
6 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.17%) Workflow
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.94%) Scrum
7 4 (4.94%) OO
7 4 (4.94%) Configuration Management
7 4 (4.94%) Analytics
8 3 (3.70%) Test Planning
8 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) Java
2 29 (35.80%) Python
3 19 (23.46%) C++
4 15 (18.52%) Ruby
4 15 (18.52%) C#
4 15 (18.52%) Perl
5 13 (16.05%) C
5 13 (16.05%) Clojure
6 9 (11.11%) Scala
7 6 (7.41%) R
7 6 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.94%) SQL
9 3 (3.70%) Jython
10 2 (2.47%) PHP
11 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.23%) Go
Qualifications
1 23 (28.40%) Degree
2 5 (6.17%) ISEB
2 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (19.75%) Puppet
1 16 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (16.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Oracle
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Cognos
4 1 (1.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.23%) Informatica
4 1 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.23%) Teradata
4 1 (1.23%) Netezza
4 1 (1.23%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.23%) Zend
4 1 (1.23%) Tableau
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £80 - 100k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
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Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Ketl Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago