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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 50 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 59 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.06% 1.17% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.27% 3.98% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 51 15 28
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,500 £54,000
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
291 427 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.98% 29.39% 29.30%
Number of salaries quoted 245 391 458
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 25 June 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 56 (57.14%) Java
2 53 (54.08%) Degree
3 49 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 38 (38.78%) Algorithms
5 35 (35.71%) JSON
6 33 (33.67%) NoSQL
7 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (28.57%) C#
8 28 (28.57%) .NET
9 24 (24.49%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (23.47%) C++
10 23 (23.47%) Python
10 23 (23.47%) Data Structures
11 22 (22.45%) Docker
11 22 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
11 22 (22.45%) OOP
12 21 (21.43%) Finance
13 19 (19.39%) Financial Institution
14 17 (17.35%) Linux
14 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
15 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
16 14 (14.29%) XML
16 14 (14.29%) HBase
16 14 (14.29%) Analytics
16 14 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
16 14 (14.29%) MongoDB
17 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
17 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
18 12 (12.24%) HTTP

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 14 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Mathcad
1 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (22.45%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (5.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.27%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.24%) HTTP
3 3 (3.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.02%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.02%) GSM
4 1 (1.02%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.02%) Network Security
4 1 (1.02%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.67%) NoSQL
2 14 (14.29%) HBase
2 14 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 11 (11.22%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (6.12%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.06%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (3.06%) MySQL
8 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.02%) DB2
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) JIRA
2 1 (1.02%) YouTrack
General
1 24 (24.49%) Pharmaceutical
2 21 (21.43%) Finance
3 19 (19.39%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 66 (67.35%) Developer
2 27 (27.55%) Java Developer
3 23 (23.47%) Big Data Developer
4 20 (20.41%) C# Developer
4 20 (20.41%) Senior Developer
5 16 (16.33%) .NET Developer
5 16 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (14.29%) Python Developer
7 11 (11.22%) Senior Big Data Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Senior Java Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Software Engineer
9 9 (9.18%) Java Engineer
10 8 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (8.16%) Team Leader
11 7 (7.14%) C++ Developer
11 7 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
11 7 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) JSON
2 28 (28.57%) .NET
3 14 (14.29%) XML
4 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
5 9 (9.18%) REST
6 8 (8.16%) CSS
6 8 (8.16%) HTML
6 8 (8.16%) Web Services
7 7 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (5.10%) CSS3
8 5 (5.10%) HTML5
8 5 (5.10%) jQuery
8 5 (5.10%) RESTful
9 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
9 4 (4.08%) Django
9 4 (4.08%) Node.js
10 1 (1.02%) Ajax
10 1 (1.02%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.02%) D3.js
10 1 (1.02%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 49 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 38 (38.78%) Algorithms
3 23 (23.47%) Data Structures
4 17 (17.35%) Mathematics
5 12 (12.24%) Smart Meter
6 5 (5.10%) Life Science
6 5 (5.10%) Physics
6 5 (5.10%) Telematics
7 4 (4.08%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.08%) Visualisation
8 2 (2.04%) Statistics
8 2 (2.04%) User Experience
8 2 (2.04%) W3C
8 2 (2.04%) Web 2.0
9 1 (1.02%) Animation
9 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.02%) Grid Computing
9 1 (1.02%) Verilog
9 1 (1.02%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.35%) Linux
2 4 (4.08%) Windows
3 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.45%) OOP
2 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
3 14 (14.29%) Analytics
4 12 (12.24%) Functional Programming
5 11 (11.22%) HOOD
6 9 (9.18%) Data Analysis
7 6 (6.12%) CRM
7 6 (6.12%) Front End Development
8 5 (5.10%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (5.10%) Data Analytics
8 5 (5.10%) Machine Learning
9 4 (4.08%) Data Security
9 4 (4.08%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.08%) Network Management
9 4 (4.08%) Operations Management
9 4 (4.08%) SDLC
9 4 (4.08%) Web Design
10 3 (3.06%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (3.06%) Change Management
10 3 (3.06%) OO
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) Java
2 28 (28.57%) C#
3 23 (23.47%) C++
3 23 (23.47%) Python
4 12 (12.24%) Erlang
4 12 (12.24%) Scala
5 8 (8.16%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.12%) SQL
7 3 (3.06%) R
8 1 (1.02%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.02%) C
8 1 (1.02%) Lua
8 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
Qualifications
1 53 (54.08%) Degree
2 9 (9.18%) PhD
3 3 (3.06%) IBM Certification
3 3 (3.06%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.04%) QA
3 2 (2.04%) WAI
4 1 (1.02%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (22.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.02%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Ansible
1 1 (1.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.12%) Google
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle
4 4 (4.08%) IBM
5 3 (3.06%) Cognos
5 3 (3.06%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (3.06%) Tableau
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.02%) ANSYS
7 1 (1.02%) Mapbox
7 1 (1.02%) Rackspace
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