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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 87 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 26 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 0.69% 2.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.21% 2.44% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 26 9 27
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
419 410 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 26.64% 28.16% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 355 357 470
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 26 (47.27%) CSS
2 25 (45.45%) Python
3 24 (43.64%) HTML
4 17 (30.91%) Java
4 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
5 16 (29.09%) Web Services
6 15 (27.27%) Linux
7 14 (25.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 14 (25.45%) Degree
7 14 (25.45%) Analytics
8 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
8 12 (21.82%) HTML5
9 11 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 11 (20.00%) User Experience
9 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
10 10 (18.18%) MySQL
10 10 (18.18%) C#
10 10 (18.18%) SQL
10 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
10 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
10 10 (18.18%) RESTful
11 9 (16.36%) CSS3
11 9 (16.36%) jQuery
12 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
12 7 (12.73%) Firewall
12 7 (12.73%) Ansible
12 7 (12.73%) Puppet
13 6 (10.91%) Finance
13 6 (10.91%) C++

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.64%) Node.js
2 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) Network Security
3 4 (7.27%) SMTP
3 4 (7.27%) HTTP
3 4 (7.27%) SNMP
4 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.64%) DNS
5 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.64%) IPv6
5 2 (3.64%) DHCP
5 2 (3.64%) IPsec
5 2 (3.64%) SSH
5 2 (3.64%) AMQP
5 2 (3.64%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
1 10 (18.18%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.27%) Text Mining
3 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.64%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.82%) OLTP
4 1 (1.82%) OLAP
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
1 2 (3.64%) NUnit
1 2 (3.64%) Selenium
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Maven
2 1 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 14 (25.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Billing
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.82%) Games
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (45.45%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Designer
3 10 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (18.18%) Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Python Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Python Web Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Systems Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Tester
6 2 (3.64%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Pre Sales Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) CSS
2 24 (43.64%) HTML
3 16 (29.09%) Web Services
4 12 (21.82%) HTML5
5 10 (18.18%) RESTful
6 9 (16.36%) jQuery
6 9 (16.36%) CSS3
7 5 (9.09%) Ajax
7 5 (9.09%) .NET
8 4 (7.27%) XML
8 4 (7.27%) Django
9 3 (5.45%) WCF
9 3 (5.45%) SOAP
10 2 (3.64%) J2EE
10 2 (3.64%) J2SE
10 2 (3.64%) Java EE
10 2 (3.64%) WPF
10 2 (3.64%) REST
11 1 (1.82%) Twisted
11 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Visualisation
2 11 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (20.00%) User Experience
3 10 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.73%) Mathematics
5 5 (9.09%) Life Science
5 5 (9.09%) Informatics
6 4 (7.27%) Open Source
6 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
7 3 (5.45%) Statistics
8 2 (3.64%) Chemistry
8 2 (3.64%) Biology
9 1 (1.82%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.82%) DTV
9 1 (1.82%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (27.27%) Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (9.09%) Android
2 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.64%) CentOS
3 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Software Engineering
2 14 (25.45%) Analytics
3 5 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 5 (9.09%) CRM
3 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.27%) OO
4 4 (7.27%) DevOps
5 3 (5.45%) User Stories
6 2 (3.64%) Automation Testing
6 2 (3.64%) MVVM
6 2 (3.64%) Functional Programming
6 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.64%) Code Coverage
6 2 (3.64%) Regression Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Web Development
6 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (45.45%) Python
2 17 (30.91%) Java
2 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.18%) C#
3 10 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (10.91%) C++
5 5 (9.09%) Perl
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
6 3 (5.45%) Embedded C
6 3 (5.45%) Embedded C++
6 3 (5.45%) Erlang
6 3 (5.45%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.45%) C
7 2 (3.64%) Scala
8 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.82%) PhD
3 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Puppet
1 7 (12.73%) Ansible
2 2 (3.64%) Salt
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 4 (7.27%) Google
3 1 (1.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software
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