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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 85 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -17
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 36 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.98% 0.63% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.46% 1.92% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 16
Average salary £47,500 £32,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -51.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
557 520 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 30.67% 32.68% 32.76%
Number of salaries quoted 475 469 459
Average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 1 September 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Bristol

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 64 (70.33%) Java
2 32 (35.16%) Degree
3 31 (34.07%) Hadoop
4 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
5 29 (31.87%) Eclipse
6 28 (30.77%) MySQL
7 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
8 25 (27.47%) Natural Language Processing
9 24 (26.37%) Scrum
10 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
11 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 21 (23.08%) Apache Solr
12 20 (21.98%) Twitter
12 20 (21.98%) Enterprise Software
13 19 (20.88%) Web Services
13 19 (20.88%) Oracle
14 18 (19.78%) Ruby
15 17 (18.68%) NoSQL
16 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
16 16 (17.58%) Unit Testing
17 15 (16.48%) Spring
17 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
17 15 (16.48%) TDD
17 15 (16.48%) C#
17 15 (16.48%) J2SE
17 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
18 14 (15.38%) Artifactory
18 14 (15.38%) Open Source
18 14 (15.38%) .NET
18 14 (15.38%) Microsoft

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (23.08%) Apache Solr
2 8 (8.79%) IIS
3 7 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (5.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) ISDN
1 8 (8.79%) VoIP
1 8 (8.79%) SMTP
1 8 (8.79%) HTTP
1 8 (8.79%) VPN
1 8 (8.79%) DNS
1 8 (8.79%) SAN
1 8 (8.79%) PPTP
1 8 (8.79%) H.323
1 8 (8.79%) Firewall
1 8 (8.79%) IPsec
1 8 (8.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.07%) Hadoop
2 28 (30.77%) MySQL
3 21 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 17 (18.68%) NoSQL
5 16 (17.58%) MongoDB
6 15 (16.48%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (5.49%) QlikView
9 5 (5.49%) Riak
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.40%) HBase
10 4 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (4.40%) DataStage
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (2.20%) CouchDB
12 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (31.87%) Eclipse
2 15 (16.48%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 7 (7.69%) Selenium
5 5 (5.49%) FitNesse
5 5 (5.49%) Ant
5 5 (5.49%) Cucumber
5 5 (5.49%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.40%) NUnit
6 4 (4.40%) CruiseControl
6 4 (4.40%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (4.40%) Moq
6 4 (4.40%) JUnit
6 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.10%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.10%) JMeter
General
1 10 (10.99%) Marketing
2 8 (8.79%) Back Office
3 4 (4.40%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (42.86%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) Java Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Software Engineer
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.79%) Windows Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (8.79%) Administrator
7 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Senior Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (5.49%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (27.47%) Natural Language Processing
2 19 (20.88%) Web Services
3 15 (16.48%) Spring
3 15 (16.48%) J2SE
4 14 (15.38%) .NET
5 12 (13.19%) XML
6 11 (12.09%) Hibernate
6 11 (12.09%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (12.09%) RabbitMQ
7 10 (10.99%) REST
8 8 (8.79%) HTML
9 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET
10 5 (5.49%) Flash
10 5 (5.49%) .NET Framework
10 5 (5.49%) Java EE
10 5 (5.49%) Velocity
10 5 (5.49%) WCF
10 5 (5.49%) WPF
10 5 (5.49%) Silverlight
10 5 (5.49%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) Computer Science
2 20 (21.98%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (15.38%) Open Source
4 7 (7.69%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.20%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.20%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
2 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
2 8 (8.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) Software Engineering
2 24 (26.37%) Scrum
3 16 (17.58%) Unit Testing
4 15 (16.48%) TDD
5 13 (14.29%) DNA
6 10 (10.99%) OO
6 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (8.79%) High Availability
7 8 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (6.59%) CRM
8 6 (6.59%) OOP
8 6 (6.59%) Data Modelling
8 6 (6.59%) BDD
8 6 (6.59%) Time Management
9 5 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.49%) MapReduce
9 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.49%) Web Application Development
10 4 (4.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 64 (70.33%) Java
2 30 (32.97%) JavaScript
3 18 (19.78%) Ruby
4 15 (16.48%) C#
5 13 (14.29%) Python
6 11 (12.09%) SQL
7 5 (5.49%) Perl
7 5 (5.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.10%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 32 (35.16%) Degree
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
1 8 (8.79%) VMware ESX
1 8 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.79%) Nagios
1 8 (8.79%) logstash
2 1 (1.10%) Kibana
2 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Twitter
2 19 (20.88%) Oracle
3 14 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.79%) VMware
4 8 (8.79%) SolarWinds
5 4 (4.40%) Teradata
5 4 (4.40%) Informatica
6 3 (3.30%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.30%) Cognos
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau
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