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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 33 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 74 26 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.23% 1.78% 2.01%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 22.84% 6.68% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 31
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,700 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
324 389 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.27% 26.70% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 247 364 362
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
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 30 September 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 70 (54.26%) Computer Science
2 68 (52.71%) Degree
3 54 (41.86%) Java
4 51 (39.53%) Finance
5 36 (27.91%) Python
5 36 (27.91%) Bioinformatics
6 35 (27.13%) Biology
7 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (26.36%) Analytics
8 32 (24.81%) Algorithms
8 32 (24.81%) Linux
9 29 (22.48%) C#
9 29 (22.48%) .NET
9 29 (22.48%) Relational Database
10 28 (21.71%) NoSQL
11 27 (20.93%) Software Engineering
12 25 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (18.60%) JavaScript
13 24 (18.60%) Scrum
14 21 (16.28%) HTML
15 20 (15.50%) JSON
16 19 (14.73%) SQL
16 19 (14.73%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (14.73%) MongoDB
16 19 (14.73%) AngularJS
16 19 (14.73%) Data Structures
17 18 (13.95%) HBase
17 18 (13.95%) Visualisation
17 18 (13.95%) CSS

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 16 (12.40%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (6.98%) Apache Solr
3 6 (4.65%) Confluence
4 5 (3.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
5 1 (0.78%) Drupal
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.78%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.78%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (12.40%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.65%) GitHub
4 6 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.43%) LDAP
2 6 (4.65%) HTTP
2 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.10%) Firewall
4 3 (2.33%) IMAP
4 3 (2.33%) SMTP
5 2 (1.55%) FTP
5 2 (1.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.78%) 3G
6 1 (0.78%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.78%) DHCP
6 1 (0.78%) DNS
6 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.78%) GSM
6 1 (0.78%) Intranet
6 1 (0.78%) IPsec
6 1 (0.78%) LTE
6 1 (0.78%) Network Security
6 1 (0.78%) SSL
6 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (22.48%) Relational Database
2 28 (21.71%) NoSQL
3 19 (14.73%) MongoDB
4 18 (13.95%) HBase
5 17 (13.18%) Hadoop
6 11 (8.53%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (8.53%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (7.75%) MySQL
7 10 (7.75%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.65%) Parquet
9 5 (3.88%) Text Mining
10 3 (2.33%) Apache Hive
10 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.33%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.55%) Spotfire
12 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.78%) DB2
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.65%) JIRA
2 6 (4.65%) NUnit
2 6 (4.65%) Ranorex
2 6 (4.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.55%) Subversion
General
1 51 (39.53%) Finance
2 19 (14.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 10 (7.75%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.88%) Publishing
5 3 (2.33%) Retail
6 2 (1.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (44.96%) Developer
2 18 (13.95%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.18%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Big Data Developer
4 16 (12.40%) Software Engineer
5 15 (11.63%) Architect
6 11 (8.53%) JavaScript Developer
7 9 (6.98%) .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Java Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Administrator
8 8 (6.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (5.43%) Big Data Manager
9 7 (5.43%) Hardware Design Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Hardware Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Database Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Java Architect
10 6 (4.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.48%) .NET
2 21 (16.28%) HTML
3 20 (15.50%) JSON
4 19 (14.73%) AngularJS
5 18 (13.95%) CSS
6 11 (8.53%) XML
7 9 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (6.20%) Node.js
8 8 (6.20%) Web Services
9 7 (5.43%) HTML5
10 6 (4.65%) CSS3
10 6 (4.65%) Django
10 6 (4.65%) Natural Language Processing
11 5 (3.88%) D3.js
11 5 (3.88%) RESTful
12 4 (3.10%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (3.10%) LESS
12 4 (3.10%) REST
12 4 (3.10%) Sass
12 4 (3.10%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 70 (54.26%) Computer Science
2 35 (27.13%) Biology
3 32 (24.81%) Algorithms
4 19 (14.73%) Data Structures
5 18 (13.95%) Visualisation
6 16 (12.40%) User Experience
7 14 (10.85%) Mathematics
8 12 (9.30%) Management Information System
9 11 (8.53%) Data Centre
10 10 (7.75%) Life Science
11 8 (6.20%) Statistics
12 7 (5.43%) Telematics
13 5 (3.88%) Psychology
13 5 (3.88%) Smart Meter
14 4 (3.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (3.10%) Ontologies
15 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
16 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
16 2 (1.55%) Informatics
16 2 (1.55%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (24.81%) Linux
2 13 (10.08%) Unix
3 11 (8.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.65%) Windows
5 3 (2.33%) VMS
5 3 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.91%) Bioinformatics
2 34 (26.36%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.36%) Analytics
3 27 (20.93%) Software Engineering
4 24 (18.60%) Scrum
5 14 (10.85%) Data Analytics
6 13 (10.08%) Data Analysis
7 12 (9.30%) OOP
8 10 (7.75%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (6.98%) Big Data Analytics
9 9 (6.98%) Web Development
10 8 (6.20%) Prototyping
11 7 (5.43%) CAD
11 7 (5.43%) Defect Management
11 7 (5.43%) Machine Learning
11 7 (5.43%) Unit Testing
11 7 (5.43%) Usability Testing
12 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.65%) HOOD
12 6 (4.65%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (41.86%) Java
2 36 (27.91%) Python
3 29 (22.48%) C#
4 24 (18.60%) JavaScript
5 19 (14.73%) SQL
6 14 (10.85%) C++
7 10 (7.75%) C
7 10 (7.75%) Perl
8 7 (5.43%) Shell Script
9 6 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 6 (4.65%) Scala
10 5 (3.88%) Erlang
11 4 (3.10%) ES6
12 3 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.55%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.78%) Lua
14 1 (0.78%) PHP
14 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (52.71%) Degree
2 5 (3.88%) Postgraduate
3 3 (2.33%) IBM Certification
3 3 (2.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) HIPAA
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.55%) SDET
4 1 (0.78%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (10.85%) Docker
2 5 (3.88%) NFS
3 3 (2.33%) Postfix
3 3 (2.33%) Samba
3 3 (2.33%) Sendmail
3 3 (2.33%) Shibboleth
3 3 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.55%) GPFS
4 2 (1.55%) PanFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (4.65%) Puppet
2 5 (3.88%) Ganglia
2 5 (3.88%) Nagios
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (11.63%) Microsoft
1 15 (11.63%) Oracle
2 9 (6.98%) Google
3 8 (6.20%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.43%) IBM
5 4 (3.10%) Twitter
6 3 (2.33%) Cognos
6 3 (2.33%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (2.33%) Tableau
6 3 (2.33%) Talend
6 3 (2.33%) VMware
7 2 (1.55%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.78%) ANSYS
8 1 (0.78%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
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