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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 104 81 118
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +37
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 24 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.18% 2.23% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 7.13% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
573 631 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 28.21% 31.30% 37.94%
Number of salaries quoted 503 548 588
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bristol

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (36.07%) Advertising
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (34.43%) C++
3 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
3 20 (32.79%) Integration Testing
4 19 (31.15%) Java
5 18 (29.51%) .NET
5 18 (29.51%) C#
5 18 (29.51%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
7 11 (18.03%) OO
7 11 (18.03%) Ruby
8 10 (16.39%) Scrum
8 10 (16.39%) OOP
8 10 (16.39%) MapReduce
9 9 (14.75%) REST
9 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
9 9 (14.75%) Web Services
9 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
9 9 (14.75%) Linux
9 9 (14.75%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (13.11%) OOD
10 8 (13.11%) Python
10 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
11 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
11 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow
11 7 (11.48%) Gherkin

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
1 4 (6.56%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.92%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.92%) Node.js
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.51%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) Hadoop
2 9 (14.75%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Apache Hive
5 4 (6.56%) Sqoop
6 3 (4.92%) MySQL
7 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.28%) Riak
8 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.64%) QlikView
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.64%) OLAP
8 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.64%) DataStage
8 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.64%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) NUnit
1 7 (11.48%) CruiseControl
1 7 (11.48%) TeamCity
1 7 (11.48%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (11.48%) Moq
1 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
1 7 (11.48%) SpecFlow
2 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.56%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.92%) Artifactory
4 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Ant
General
1 22 (36.07%) Advertising
2 7 (11.48%) Games
3 6 (9.84%) Finance
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 21 (34.43%) C++ Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Senior Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Senior C++ Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Architect
6 7 (11.48%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Digital Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Information Systems Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Information Architect
10 1 (1.64%) Data Architect
10 1 (1.64%) Senior Systems Architect
10 1 (1.64%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.51%) .NET
2 9 (14.75%) Web Services
2 9 (14.75%) ActiveMQ
2 9 (14.75%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (14.75%) REST
3 7 (11.48%) RESTful
3 7 (11.48%) WCF
3 7 (11.48%) Gherkin
3 7 (11.48%) SOAP
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
3 7 (11.48%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) MSMQ
4 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.92%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.92%) Spring
6 2 (3.28%) Lucene
6 2 (3.28%) JMS
6 2 (3.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.92%) BBC
2 3 (4.92%) Social Media
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.64%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
2 7 (11.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
2 20 (32.79%) Integration Testing
3 11 (18.03%) OO
4 10 (16.39%) OOP
4 10 (16.39%) Scrum
4 10 (16.39%) MapReduce
5 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (13.11%) OOD
7 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.48%) OOA/OOD
7 7 (11.48%) Workflow
7 7 (11.48%) Project Management
7 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.48%) TDD
7 7 (11.48%) BDD
8 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (34.43%) C++
2 19 (31.15%) Java
3 18 (29.51%) C#
4 11 (18.03%) Ruby
5 8 (13.11%) Python
6 7 (11.48%) Scala
6 7 (11.48%) Clojure
7 5 (8.20%) C
8 4 (6.56%) SQL
8 4 (6.56%) JavaScript
8 4 (6.56%) R
9 3 (4.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (4.92%) HP
1 3 (4.92%) Nokia
1 3 (4.92%) Siemens
1 3 (4.92%) Toshiba
1 3 (4.92%) BT
1 3 (4.92%) Twitter
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) IBM
3 1 (1.64%) Informatica
3 1 (1.64%) Teradata
Bristol Area
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago