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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 38 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -6
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 67 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.59% 1.66% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.12% 5.67% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 33
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
333 406 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.80% 29.25% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 270 381 422
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 August 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 68 (58.12%) Computer Science
2 67 (57.26%) Degree
3 52 (44.44%) Java
4 39 (33.33%) Finance
5 35 (29.91%) Analytics
6 34 (29.06%) Python
7 33 (28.21%) Algorithms
8 32 (27.35%) C#
8 32 (27.35%) .NET
9 27 (23.08%) NoSQL
10 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
11 24 (20.51%) JSON
11 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (20.51%) Software Engineering
11 24 (20.51%) Linux
11 24 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (18.80%) Bioinformatics
13 21 (17.95%) Biology
14 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
15 19 (16.24%) C++
15 19 (16.24%) HTML
15 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
16 18 (15.38%) Mathematics
16 18 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
17 17 (14.53%) Cloud Computing
18 16 (13.68%) CSS
18 16 (13.68%) Scrum
18 16 (13.68%) Docker
19 15 (12.82%) Data Structures

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 18 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.85%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 26 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 26 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (14.53%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.84%) HTTP
1 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) LDAP
3 3 (2.56%) IMAP
3 3 (2.56%) SMTP
4 2 (1.71%) Firewall
4 2 (1.71%) FTP
5 1 (0.85%) 3G
5 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.85%) DHCP
5 1 (0.85%) DNS
5 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.85%) GSM
5 1 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.85%) IPsec
5 1 (0.85%) LTE
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.85%) SSL
5 1 (0.85%) WebEx
5 1 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 15 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 14 (11.97%) HBase
5 12 (10.26%) MySQL
6 11 (9.40%) Hadoop
7 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
8 7 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (5.98%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (4.27%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.56%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.56%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.71%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.85%) DB2
12 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (4.27%) NUnit
1 5 (4.27%) Ranorex
1 5 (4.27%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.42%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.71%) Subversion
5 1 (0.85%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) YouTrack
General
1 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (11.97%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.27%) Publishing
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (1.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (53.85%) Developer
2 21 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 19 (16.24%) Java Developer
4 18 (15.38%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Architect
8 8 (6.84%) Administrator
8 8 (6.84%) Python Developer
8 8 (6.84%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.98%) Big Data Manager
9 7 (5.98%) Java Engineer
9 7 (5.98%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.27%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.35%) .NET
2 24 (20.51%) JSON
3 19 (16.24%) HTML
4 16 (13.68%) CSS
5 15 (12.82%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.11%) XML
7 8 (6.84%) HTML5
8 7 (5.98%) CSS3
8 7 (5.98%) Django
8 7 (5.98%) Web Services
9 6 (5.13%) RESTful
9 6 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.42%) Natural Language Processing
10 4 (3.42%) Node.js
10 4 (3.42%) REST
11 3 (2.56%) jQuery
12 2 (1.71%) Lucene
12 2 (1.71%) Spring
12 2 (1.71%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 68 (58.12%) Computer Science
2 33 (28.21%) Algorithms
3 21 (17.95%) Biology
4 18 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 15 (12.82%) Data Structures
6 12 (10.26%) Visualisation
7 10 (8.55%) User Experience
8 9 (7.69%) Data Centre
8 9 (7.69%) Management Information System
9 7 (5.98%) Smart Meter
9 7 (5.98%) Statistics
9 7 (5.98%) Telematics
10 5 (4.27%) Psychology
11 4 (3.42%) Life Science
11 4 (3.42%) Ontologies
11 4 (3.42%) Physics
12 3 (2.56%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.71%) Informatics
13 2 (1.71%) W3C
13 2 (1.71%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (20.51%) Linux
2 10 (8.55%) Unix
3 9 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.56%) VMS
4 3 (2.56%) Windows
5 2 (1.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.91%) Analytics
2 24 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.51%) Software Engineering
3 22 (18.80%) Bioinformatics
4 16 (13.68%) Scrum
5 15 (12.82%) Data Analytics
6 14 (11.97%) OOP
7 13 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 10 (8.55%) Big Data Analytics
9 9 (7.69%) HOOD
10 8 (6.84%) Prototyping
11 7 (5.98%) Data Visualisation
11 7 (5.98%) Functional Programming
11 7 (5.98%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.98%) Usability Testing
12 6 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.13%) Kanban
12 6 (5.13%) OO
12 6 (5.13%) Rapid Prototyping
12 6 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) Java
2 34 (29.06%) Python
3 32 (27.35%) C#
4 19 (16.24%) C++
4 19 (16.24%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.97%) SQL
6 8 (6.84%) Perl
7 7 (5.98%) Erlang
7 7 (5.98%) Scala
7 7 (5.98%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.27%) C
9 4 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.56%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.71%) MATLAB
11 2 (1.71%) R
12 1 (0.85%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.85%) ES6
12 1 (0.85%) Lua
12 1 (0.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (57.26%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.56%) IBM Certification
3 3 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.71%) QA
3 2 (1.71%) SDET
3 2 (1.71%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) Docker
2 5 (4.27%) NFS
3 3 (2.56%) Postfix
3 3 (2.56%) Samba
3 3 (2.56%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.56%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.71%) GPFS
4 2 (1.71%) PanFS
5 1 (0.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Puppet
2 5 (4.27%) Ganglia
2 5 (4.27%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (4.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Google
4 7 (5.98%) IBM
5 6 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.56%) Cognos
6 3 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.56%) Tableau
6 3 (2.56%) Talend
6 3 (2.56%) VMware
7 2 (1.71%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.85%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.85%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.85%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.85%) Twitter
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