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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 91 84 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 17 37 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.17% 2.09% 2.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.21% 7.07% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 36
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £39,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
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
404 523 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.90% 29.58% 36.99%
Number of salaries quoted 374 456 597
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Java
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
3 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
4 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
4 9 (31.03%) C#
4 9 (31.03%) OO
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) NUnit
5 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Code Coverage
5 8 (27.59%) WPF
5 8 (27.59%) Degree
5 8 (27.59%) Statistics
5 8 (27.59%) Performance Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 8 (27.59%) Financial Modelling
5 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
5 8 (27.59%) User Stories
5 8 (27.59%) MVVM
5 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
5 8 (27.59%) Analytics
6 7 (24.14%) TOWER Software
6 7 (24.14%) Spring
6 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
7 6 (20.69%) XML
7 6 (20.69%) QA

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
1 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) GemFire
2 3 (10.34%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) SMTP
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) SNMP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) NUnit
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) French Language
3 3 (10.34%) German Language
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Sales Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Systems Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) WPF
2 7 (24.14%) Hibernate
2 7 (24.14%) Spring
3 6 (20.69%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Java EE
6 2 (6.90%) J2SE
6 2 (6.90%) RESTful
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) SOAP
7 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
2 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
3 8 (27.59%) Statistics
4 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
5 3 (10.34%) Internet of Things
5 3 (10.34%) User Experience
6 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (6.90%) Informatics
7 1 (3.45%) DTV
7 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
7 1 (3.45%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) CentOS
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Software Engineering
3 9 (31.03%) OO
4 8 (27.59%) Code Coverage
4 8 (27.59%) Regression Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Performance Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Financial Modelling
4 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
4 8 (27.59%) MVVM
4 8 (27.59%) Analytics
4 8 (27.59%) User Stories
4 8 (27.59%) Test Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) V-Model
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) OOP
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (51.72%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) C#
4 5 (17.24%) Scala
5 4 (13.79%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) Erlang
7 1 (3.45%) Rust
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
1 2 (6.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) TOWER Software
3 3 (10.34%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
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