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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 63 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 38 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.60% 2.19% 1.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.51% 9.38% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 30
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
245 341 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.20% 23.37% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 210 297 317
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 3 December 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 53 (50.48%) Computer Science
2 52 (49.52%) Degree
3 42 (40.00%) Finance
4 40 (38.10%) Java
5 39 (37.14%) Python
6 37 (35.24%) Bioinformatics
7 36 (34.29%) Biology
8 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (32.38%) Linux
9 33 (31.43%) Software Engineering
10 29 (27.62%) Analytics
11 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
12 24 (22.86%) Scrum
12 24 (22.86%) Algorithms
13 22 (20.95%) Relational Database
13 22 (20.95%) Visualisation
14 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
15 18 (17.14%) HTML
15 18 (17.14%) SQL
16 17 (16.19%) C#
16 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
17 16 (15.24%) User Experience
17 16 (15.24%) .NET
18 15 (14.29%) Perl
18 15 (14.29%) CSS
18 15 (14.29%) XML
19 14 (13.33%) Unix
19 14 (13.33%) Data Analytics
19 14 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
20 12 (11.43%) MongoDB

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 9 (8.57%) Apache Solr
1 9 (8.57%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.71%) Confluence
3 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.95%) CMS
4 1 (0.95%) Drupal
4 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.95%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (5.71%) GitHub
5 1 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) LDAP
2 5 (4.76%) Firewall
3 4 (3.81%) HTTP
3 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.86%) IMAP
4 3 (2.86%) SMTP
5 2 (1.90%) FTP
5 2 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.95%) 3G
6 1 (0.95%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.95%) DHCP
6 1 (0.95%) DNS
6 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.95%) Internet
6 1 (0.95%) Intranet
6 1 (0.95%) IPsec
6 1 (0.95%) LTE
6 1 (0.95%) Network Security
6 1 (0.95%) SSL
6 1 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.95%) Relational Database
2 19 (18.10%) NoSQL
3 12 (11.43%) Hadoop
3 12 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 11 (10.48%) HBase
5 10 (9.52%) MySQL
6 9 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
7 7 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (5.71%) Parquet
8 6 (5.71%) Text Mining
9 4 (3.81%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.86%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.86%) Spotfire
11 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.90%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.67%) JIRA
3 6 (5.71%) NUnit
3 6 (5.71%) Ranorex
3 6 (5.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.81%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.90%) Subversion
6 1 (0.95%) Gradle
6 1 (0.95%) Maven
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
General
1 42 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (1.90%) Electronics
5 1 (0.95%) Marketing
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (39.05%) Developer
2 16 (15.24%) Software Engineer
3 15 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Java Software Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Hardware Design Engineer
7 7 (6.67%) Hardware Engineer
8 6 (5.71%) Administrator
8 6 (5.71%) Big Data Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Database Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Development Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Java Architect
8 6 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.76%) Django Developer
9 5 (4.76%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) HTML
2 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
3 16 (15.24%) .NET
4 15 (14.29%) CSS
4 15 (14.29%) XML
5 11 (10.48%) JSON
6 9 (8.57%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (6.67%) Node.js
8 6 (5.71%) HTML5
8 6 (5.71%) Web Services
9 5 (4.76%) CSS3
9 5 (4.76%) D3.js
9 5 (4.76%) Django
9 5 (4.76%) RESTful
10 4 (3.81%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (3.81%) LESS
10 4 (3.81%) Sass
10 4 (3.81%) SVG
10 4 (3.81%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 53 (50.48%) Computer Science
2 36 (34.29%) Biology
3 24 (22.86%) Algorithms
4 22 (20.95%) Visualisation
5 16 (15.24%) User Experience
6 12 (11.43%) Data Structures
6 12 (11.43%) Management Information System
7 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
7 9 (8.57%) Life Science
7 9 (8.57%) Mathematics
8 7 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 7 (6.67%) Statistics
9 5 (4.76%) Psychology
9 5 (4.76%) Telematics
10 4 (3.81%) Ontologies
11 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
11 3 (2.86%) Data Integration
11 3 (2.86%) Grid Computing
11 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (32.38%) Linux
2 14 (13.33%) Unix
3 10 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.52%) Windows
4 3 (2.86%) VMS
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.24%) Bioinformatics
2 34 (32.38%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (31.43%) Software Engineering
4 29 (27.62%) Analytics
5 24 (22.86%) Scrum
6 14 (13.33%) Data Analytics
6 14 (13.33%) Data Visualisation
7 8 (7.62%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (7.62%) Data Analysis
7 8 (7.62%) Full Text Search
7 8 (7.62%) Prototyping
7 8 (7.62%) Web Development
8 7 (6.67%) CAD
8 7 (6.67%) Machine Learning
9 6 (5.71%) Cross-Platform Development
9 6 (5.71%) Defect Management
9 6 (5.71%) Document Management
9 6 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.71%) SDLC
9 6 (5.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 40 (38.10%) Java
2 39 (37.14%) Python
3 28 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (17.14%) SQL
5 17 (16.19%) C#
6 15 (14.29%) Perl
7 11 (10.48%) C
8 9 (8.57%) C++
9 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.71%) Lua
11 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
12 4 (3.81%) ES6
12 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.81%) Scala
13 3 (2.86%) Erlang
13 3 (2.86%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.90%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.95%) PHP
15 1 (0.95%) R
15 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 52 (49.52%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.86%) PhD
4 2 (1.90%) CISM
4 2 (1.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) HIPAA
1 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.90%) SDET
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) Docker
2 5 (4.76%) NFS
3 3 (2.86%) Postfix
3 3 (2.86%) Samba
3 3 (2.86%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.86%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) GPFS
4 2 (1.90%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.76%) Ganglia
2 5 (4.76%) Nagios
2 5 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.81%) Talend
4 4 (3.81%) Twitter
5 3 (2.86%) Google
5 3 (2.86%) IBM
5 3 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 2 (1.90%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.95%) ANSYS
7 1 (0.95%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.95%) Cognos
7 1 (0.95%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau
7 1 (0.95%) TIBCO
Cambridge
Spencer Ogden
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cognizant
Posted: 11 days ago