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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 80 95 100
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 43 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.29% 1.75% 0.94%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.50% 5.00% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 15
Average salary £48,500 £45,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.59% -39.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £67,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £52,000 £78,000
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
573 600 498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.56% 35.07% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 504 539 458
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bristol

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 47 (59.49%) Java
2 44 (55.70%) Hadoop
3 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (34.18%) Scrum
4 27 (34.18%) Eclipse
4 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
5 25 (31.65%) Web Services
6 23 (29.11%) MySQL
6 23 (29.11%) C#
7 22 (27.85%) .NET
7 22 (27.85%) Oracle
8 21 (26.58%) Twitter
9 20 (25.32%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
9 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
10 19 (24.05%) ActiveMQ
10 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
10 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
10 19 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
10 19 (24.05%) Natural Language Processing
10 19 (24.05%) Apache Solr
11 18 (22.78%) REST
12 16 (20.25%) Ruby
13 15 (18.99%) Degree
13 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
13 15 (18.99%) TDD
13 15 (18.99%) MapReduce
14 14 (17.72%) Artifactory
14 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
14 14 (17.72%) OOP

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 19 (24.05%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) ISDN
1 4 (5.06%) VoIP
1 4 (5.06%) SMTP
1 4 (5.06%) HTTP
1 4 (5.06%) VPN
1 4 (5.06%) DNS
1 4 (5.06%) SAN
1 4 (5.06%) PPTP
1 4 (5.06%) H.323
1 4 (5.06%) Firewall
1 4 (5.06%) IPsec
1 4 (5.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (55.70%) Hadoop
2 27 (34.18%) SQL Server
3 23 (29.11%) MySQL
4 19 (24.05%) MongoDB
4 19 (24.05%) NoSQL
5 13 (16.46%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (15.19%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (13.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (12.66%) QlikView
8 10 (12.66%) DataStage
8 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (11.39%) HBase
9 9 (11.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (8.86%) Riak
11 2 (2.53%) Pentaho
11 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
11 2 (2.53%) Apache Hive
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (34.18%) Eclipse
2 14 (17.72%) Artifactory
2 14 (17.72%) Jenkins
3 13 (16.46%) Cucumber
4 12 (15.19%) NUnit
5 11 (13.92%) SpecFlow
6 10 (12.66%) TeamCity
6 10 (12.66%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (12.66%) Moq
6 10 (12.66%) CruiseControl
7 7 (8.86%) Ant
8 2 (2.53%) Selenium
8 2 (2.53%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.27%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.27%) JUnit
9 1 (1.27%) JMeter
General
1 10 (12.66%) Games
1 10 (12.66%) Marketing
2 4 (5.06%) Retail
2 4 (5.06%) Back Office
3 3 (3.80%) Finance
4 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 2 (2.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (48.10%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.32%) Senior Developer
4 16 (20.25%) Software Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 12 (15.19%) C# Developer
7 11 (13.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (11.39%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.59%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Senior C# Developer
9 6 (7.59%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Java Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Windows Administrator
11 2 (2.53%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.53%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.53%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.65%) Web Services
2 22 (27.85%) .NET
3 19 (24.05%) ActiveMQ
3 19 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
3 19 (24.05%) Natural Language Processing
4 18 (22.78%) REST
5 13 (16.46%) Spring
5 13 (16.46%) J2SE
6 12 (15.19%) Hibernate
7 11 (13.92%) WCF
8 10 (12.66%) MSMQ
8 10 (12.66%) SOAP
8 10 (12.66%) RESTful
8 10 (12.66%) Gherkin
9 7 (8.86%) JPA
9 7 (8.86%) JMS
9 7 (8.86%) Lucene
9 7 (8.86%) Velocity
10 5 (6.33%) XML
11 4 (5.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.32%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (11.39%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.86%) Algorithms
4 5 (6.33%) Open Source
5 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.53%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Windows
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
1 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (5.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) Scrum
3 20 (25.32%) Software Engineering
4 15 (18.99%) Unit Testing
4 15 (18.99%) TDD
4 15 (18.99%) MapReduce
5 14 (17.72%) OOP
6 13 (16.46%) E-Commerce
7 12 (15.19%) OO
7 12 (15.19%) BDD
8 11 (13.92%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.66%) ETL
9 10 (12.66%) Workflow
9 10 (12.66%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (12.66%) OOD
9 10 (12.66%) Automated Testing
10 8 (10.13%) Mentoring
11 7 (8.86%) Project Management
12 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
13 4 (5.06%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 47 (59.49%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) C#
3 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.25%) Ruby
5 13 (16.46%) SQL
6 5 (6.33%) Python
7 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.53%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (18.99%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.80%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.06%) VMware ESX
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Nagios
1 4 (5.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Oracle
2 21 (26.58%) Twitter
3 10 (12.66%) Teradata
4 9 (11.39%) Informatica
5 7 (8.86%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 4 (5.06%) SolarWinds
7 3 (3.80%) Tableau
8 2 (2.53%) Facebook
8 2 (2.53%) Talend
8 2 (2.53%) Unica
8 2 (2.53%) Adobe
9 1 (1.27%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.27%) Cognos
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