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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 98 112 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 8 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.98% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.04% 3.34% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 20
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,750 £54,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
392 539 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.82% 29.29% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 357 471 577
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 10 (29.41%) HTML
3 9 (26.47%) C#
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 9 (26.47%) Python
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
4 8 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
5 7 (20.59%) Analytics
5 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
5 7 (20.59%) Statistics
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) OO
6 6 (17.65%) CRM
6 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Code Coverage
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) NUnit
6 6 (17.65%) WPF
6 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Financial Modelling
6 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
6 6 (17.65%) MVVM
6 6 (17.65%) User Stories

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (5.88%) GemFire
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SNMP
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 2 (5.88%) SMTP
2 2 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) Network Security
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Text Mining
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) NUnit
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) French Language
3 2 (5.88%) German Language
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
4 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Designer
4 3 (8.82%) Python/Django Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Python Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Tester
5 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Sales Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Pre Sales Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) Web Services
3 8 (23.53%) CSS
4 6 (17.65%) WPF
5 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 3 (8.82%) Django
6 3 (8.82%) WCF
6 3 (8.82%) Ajax
6 3 (8.82%) SOAP
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) XML
7 2 (5.88%) J2SE
7 2 (5.88%) J2EE
7 2 (5.88%) Java EE
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) Spring
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 8 (23.53%) Algorithms
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
2 7 (20.59%) Statistics
3 6 (17.65%) User Experience
4 4 (11.76%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.76%) Mobile App
5 3 (8.82%) Informatics
5 3 (8.82%) Life Science
6 2 (5.88%) Chemistry
6 2 (5.88%) Biology
6 2 (5.88%) Internet of Things
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
7 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
2 4 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Software Engineering
2 7 (20.59%) Analytics
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) OO
3 6 (17.65%) CRM
3 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Code Coverage
3 6 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Financial Modelling
3 6 (17.65%) Test Automation
3 6 (17.65%) MVVM
3 6 (17.65%) User Stories
3 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 2 (5.88%) V-Model
4 2 (5.88%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C#
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
1 9 (26.47%) Python
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) C++
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.76%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded C
5 3 (8.82%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.94%) Rust
6 1 (2.94%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) PhD
2 1 (2.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Ansible
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
2 2 (5.88%) Salt
2 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) TOWER Software
3 4 (11.76%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Hinxton nr Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: EXCELLENT BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 21 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago