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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 80 96 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -39
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 13 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.81% 0.90% 3.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.11% 3.37% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 9 51
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 £27,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
408 386 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.52% 26.68% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 340 338 540
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 January 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 33 (50.77%) CSS
3 29 (44.62%) Python
4 25 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 21 (32.31%) Mobile App
6 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
8 18 (27.69%) User Experience
8 18 (27.69%) Photoshop
8 18 (27.69%) Linux
9 17 (26.15%) Web Services
10 16 (24.62%) Java
10 16 (24.62%) Degree
11 15 (23.08%) C#
12 14 (21.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (21.54%) HTML5
13 12 (18.46%) Analytics
14 11 (16.92%) RESTful
14 11 (16.92%) Windows
15 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
15 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
15 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
16 9 (13.85%) CSS3
16 9 (13.85%) jQuery
16 9 (13.85%) SQL
16 9 (13.85%) MySQL
17 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
17 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
17 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
18 7 (10.77%) Firewall

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 10 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.08%) Node.js
2 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (27.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) Network Security
3 4 (6.15%) HTTP
4 2 (3.08%) SNMP
4 2 (3.08%) 3GPP
4 2 (3.08%) SMTP
4 2 (3.08%) IPsec
4 2 (3.08%) SSH
4 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
4 2 (3.08%) IPv6
4 2 (3.08%) AMQP
5 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.85%) MySQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) Text Mining
5 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) OLTP
6 1 (1.54%) OLAP
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.15%) Selenium
2 2 (3.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.08%) ReSharper
2 2 (3.08%) Ranorex
2 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.08%) Moq
2 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.08%) NuGet
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.08%) NUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Maven
3 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (21.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (4.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.08%) Billing
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) Designer
3 13 (20.00%) Administrator
4 11 (16.92%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.15%) Python Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Python Web Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint Administrator
7 2 (3.08%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.54%) Pre Sales Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (52.31%) HTML
2 33 (50.77%) CSS
3 17 (26.15%) Web Services
4 14 (21.54%) HTML5
5 11 (16.92%) RESTful
6 9 (13.85%) jQuery
6 9 (13.85%) CSS3
7 7 (10.77%) .NET
8 5 (7.69%) Ajax
9 4 (6.15%) Django
9 4 (6.15%) XML
10 3 (4.62%) WCF
10 3 (4.62%) SOAP
10 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.08%) REST
11 2 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
11 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (1.54%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (32.31%) Mobile App
2 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
3 18 (27.69%) User Experience
4 10 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 5 (7.69%) Life Science
5 5 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 4 (6.15%) Open Source
7 3 (4.62%) Informatics
8 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
8 2 (3.08%) Chemistry
8 2 (3.08%) Biology
9 1 (1.54%) DTV
9 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.54%) Statistics
9 1 (1.54%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (27.69%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 5 (7.69%) Android
3 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 12 (18.46%) Analytics
3 7 (10.77%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (7.69%) CRM
4 5 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.15%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) MVC
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.08%) OO
7 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Web Development
7 2 (3.08%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.08%) Manual Testing
7 2 (3.08%) Functional Programming
7 2 (3.08%) Automation Testing
8 1 (1.54%) Android Development
8 1 (1.54%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (44.62%) Python
2 20 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) Java
4 15 (23.08%) C#
5 9 (13.85%) SQL
6 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
7 6 (9.23%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) C
8 3 (4.62%) Perl
8 3 (4.62%) PHP
8 3 (4.62%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++
8 3 (4.62%) Erlang
9 2 (3.08%) Scala
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (24.62%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) Puppet
1 5 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.15%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.08%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.08%) Epiphany
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
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