The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 39 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 66 19 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.67% 1.36% 2.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.09% 4.55% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 36
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Big Data
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
313 418 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.89% 29.88% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 252 386 447
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Cambridge

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 67 (60.91%) Computer Science
2 65 (59.09%) Degree
3 55 (50.00%) Java
4 38 (34.55%) Finance
5 36 (32.73%) Algorithms
6 33 (30.00%) Python
7 30 (27.27%) JSON
7 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 29 (26.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 28 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
9 28 (25.45%) C#
9 28 (25.45%) .NET
10 26 (23.64%) Linux
11 25 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
12 24 (21.82%) Analytics
13 22 (20.00%) C++
14 21 (19.09%) Cloud Computing
15 20 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
15 20 (18.18%) Docker
16 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
16 19 (17.27%) Data Structures
16 19 (17.27%) Biology
17 18 (16.36%) OOP
18 17 (15.45%) HTML
18 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
18 17 (15.45%) Elasticsearch
19 16 (14.55%) Financial Institution
20 15 (13.64%) XML
20 15 (13.64%) Mathematics
20 15 (13.64%) AngularJS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (15.45%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.27%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.91%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (26.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (25.45%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (19.09%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (9.09%) HTTP
3 5 (4.55%) LDAP
4 3 (2.73%) IMAP
4 3 (2.73%) SMTP
5 2 (1.82%) Firewall
5 2 (1.82%) FTP
6 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.91%) GSM
6 1 (0.91%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (0.91%) Intranet
6 1 (0.91%) Network Security
6 1 (0.91%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 19 (17.27%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.73%) HBase
3 14 (12.73%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.00%) MySQL
5 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
6 7 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
7 4 (3.64%) Text Mining
8 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.91%) DB2
9 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (0.91%) JIRA
3 1 (0.91%) NUnit
3 1 (0.91%) Ranorex
3 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.91%) YouTrack
General
1 38 (34.55%) Finance
2 25 (22.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 16 (14.55%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.64%) Publishing
5 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.73%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (60.00%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Big Data Developer
3 20 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 13 (11.82%) .NET Developer
5 13 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.82%) Software Engineer
6 11 (10.00%) Python Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Senior Big Data Developer
7 9 (8.18%) Team Leader
8 8 (7.27%) Administrator
8 8 (7.27%) Architect
8 8 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (6.36%) Big Data Manager
9 7 (6.36%) Java Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.27%) JSON
2 28 (25.45%) .NET
3 17 (15.45%) HTML
4 15 (13.64%) AngularJS
4 15 (13.64%) XML
5 14 (12.73%) CSS
6 7 (6.36%) HTML5
7 6 (5.45%) CSS3
7 6 (5.45%) Django
7 6 (5.45%) Web Services
8 5 (4.55%) REST
8 5 (4.55%) RESTful
9 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET
9 4 (3.64%) Natural Language Processing
9 4 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.73%) jQuery
10 3 (2.73%) Node.js
11 2 (1.82%) Lucene
11 2 (1.82%) Spring
11 2 (1.82%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 67 (60.91%) Computer Science
2 36 (32.73%) Algorithms
3 19 (17.27%) Biology
3 19 (17.27%) Data Structures
4 15 (13.64%) Mathematics
5 10 (9.09%) Smart Meter
6 9 (8.18%) Data Centre
7 8 (7.27%) User Experience
8 6 (5.45%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.45%) Telematics
9 5 (4.55%) Physics
10 4 (3.64%) Ontologies
10 4 (3.64%) Psychology
10 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
11 3 (2.73%) Life Science
11 3 (2.73%) Statistics
12 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.82%) Informatics
12 2 (1.82%) Semantic Web
12 2 (1.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.64%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.36%) Unix
4 3 (2.73%) VMS
4 3 (2.73%) Windows
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Analytics
2 20 (18.18%) Bioinformatics
3 18 (16.36%) OOP
4 17 (15.45%) Software Engineering
5 14 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.09%) Functional Programming
6 10 (9.09%) HOOD
6 10 (9.09%) Scrum
7 9 (8.18%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.36%) Data Analytics
9 6 (5.45%) Big Data Analytics
9 6 (5.45%) Machine Learning
9 6 (5.45%) Usability Testing
10 5 (4.55%) CRM
10 5 (4.55%) Full Text Search
10 5 (4.55%) Information Architecture
10 5 (4.55%) Kanban
10 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.55%) Prototyping
11 4 (3.64%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) Java
2 33 (30.00%) Python
3 28 (25.45%) C#
4 22 (20.00%) C++
5 13 (11.82%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.09%) Erlang
6 10 (9.09%) Scala
6 10 (9.09%) SQL
7 8 (7.27%) Perl
8 6 (5.45%) Shell Script
9 5 (4.55%) C
10 3 (2.73%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.73%) R
11 1 (0.91%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.91%) Lua
11 1 (0.91%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (59.09%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) PhD
3 5 (4.55%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.73%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.82%) QA
3 2 (1.82%) WAI
4 1 (0.91%) SDET
System Software
1 20 (18.18%) Docker
2 5 (4.55%) NFS
3 3 (2.73%) Postfix
3 3 (2.73%) Samba
3 3 (2.73%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.73%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) GPFS
5 1 (0.91%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) Puppet
2 5 (4.55%) Ganglia
2 5 (4.55%) Nagios
3 1 (0.91%) Ansible
3 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) Oracle
2 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.27%) Google
4 6 (5.45%) IBM
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.73%) Cognos
5 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (2.73%) Tableau
5 3 (2.73%) VMware
6 1 (0.91%) ANSYS
6 1 (0.91%) Mapbox
6 1 (0.91%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.91%) TOWER Software
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