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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 72 72 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 32 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.87% 2.75% 1.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.15% 12.86% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 29
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%

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
287 311 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.74% 21.37% 25.23%
Number of salaries quoted 269 246 342
Median salary £46,924 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.31% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 21 January 2017.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 43 (51.19%) Java
2 37 (44.05%) Computer Science
3 34 (40.48%) Degree
4 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
5 31 (36.90%) Python
6 25 (29.76%) Finance
6 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (28.57%) Linux
7 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 24 (28.57%) Analytics
7 24 (28.57%) Algorithms
8 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (25.00%) Visualisation
9 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 18 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
10 18 (21.43%) Biology
11 16 (19.05%) Scrum
12 15 (17.86%) MongoDB
13 14 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
13 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 14 (16.67%) HBase
13 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
13 14 (16.67%) Data Structures
14 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
14 13 (15.48%) SQL
14 13 (15.48%) Web Services
15 12 (14.29%) XML
15 12 (14.29%) OO
15 12 (14.29%) JSON
16 11 (13.10%) RESTful

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 10 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.14%) Confluence
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 22 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.14%) GitHub
4 1 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Internet
2 4 (4.76%) Firewall
2 4 (4.76%) HTTP
2 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.38%) LDAP
4 1 (1.19%) 3G
4 1 (1.19%) 4G
4 1 (1.19%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.19%) DHCP
4 1 (1.19%) DNS
4 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.19%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.19%) IPsec
4 1 (1.19%) LTE
4 1 (1.19%) MQTT
4 1 (1.19%) SSL
4 1 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 15 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 14 (16.67%) HBase
4 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
5 11 (13.10%) Hadoop
6 8 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (7.14%) Parquet
7 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 5 (5.95%) Apache Hive
8 5 (5.95%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.57%) Spotfire
9 3 (3.57%) Text Mining
10 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.38%) MySQL
11 1 (1.19%) Lumira
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.52%) Gradle
2 8 (9.52%) Maven
3 7 (8.33%) JIRA
3 7 (8.33%) NUnit
3 7 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.95%) Ranorex
4 5 (5.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Electronics
2 2 (2.38%) Games
2 2 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.38%) Publishing
3 1 (1.19%) Marketing
3 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 26 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Java Engineer
4 9 (10.71%) Architect
4 9 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Graduate
5 8 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (9.52%) Graduate Java Developer
5 8 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Database Architect
7 6 (7.14%) Java Architect
8 5 (5.95%) Electronics Engineer
8 5 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.76%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 13 (15.48%) Web Services
3 12 (14.29%) JSON
3 12 (14.29%) XML
4 11 (13.10%) RESTful
5 10 (11.90%) Natural Language Processing
6 8 (9.52%) .NET
6 8 (9.52%) Spring
7 7 (8.33%) CSS
7 7 (8.33%) HTML
7 7 (8.33%) Node.js
8 6 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (5.95%) D3.js
10 4 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (4.76%) LESS
10 4 (4.76%) Sass
10 4 (4.76%) SVG
10 4 (4.76%) Web Components
11 3 (3.57%) REST
12 2 (2.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (44.05%) Computer Science
2 24 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 21 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 18 (21.43%) Biology
5 14 (16.67%) Data Structures
6 9 (10.71%) User Experience
7 8 (9.52%) Internet of Things
7 8 (9.52%) Life Science
7 8 (9.52%) Mathematics
7 8 (9.52%) Statistics
8 6 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.76%) Grid Computing
10 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.57%) Smart Meter
11 2 (2.38%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.38%) Fintech
11 2 (2.38%) Psychology
11 2 (2.38%) Security Operations Centre
12 1 (1.19%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (28.57%) Linux
2 10 (11.90%) Windows
3 7 (8.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 25 (29.76%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.57%) Analytics
4 18 (21.43%) Bioinformatics
5 16 (19.05%) Scrum
6 14 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (14.29%) OO
8 11 (13.10%) Data Analytics
9 8 (9.52%) OOP
10 7 (8.33%) CAD
10 7 (8.33%) Cross-Platform Development
10 7 (8.33%) Document Management
10 7 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.33%) SDLC
10 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.33%) User Stories
11 6 (7.14%) Full Text Search
11 6 (7.14%) Performance Testing
12 5 (5.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) Java
2 31 (36.90%) Python
3 21 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.48%) SQL
5 10 (11.90%) C#
6 9 (10.71%) Perl
7 8 (9.52%) C++
8 7 (8.33%) C
8 7 (8.33%) Lua
9 6 (7.14%) Scala
10 4 (4.76%) ES6
10 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
11 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
11 3 (3.57%) Erlang
11 3 (3.57%) TypeScript
12 2 (2.38%) R
13 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (40.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) CISM
2 2 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (1.19%) PhD
3 1 (1.19%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) HIPAA
1 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.19%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Talend
2 4 (4.76%) Twitter
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle
3 3 (3.57%) TOWER Software
4 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.19%) Cognos
5 1 (1.19%) Google
5 1 (1.19%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.19%) IBM
5 1 (1.19%) Tableau
5 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.19%) Vertica
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