The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 98 123 126
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 35 14 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.43% 0.65% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.84% 2.61% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 23
Average salary £40,000 £43,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
Big Data
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
599 536 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.50% 24.86% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 508 458 828
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridgeshire region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +16 35 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 51 (56.67%) Software Engineering
2 36 (40.00%) Python
3 34 (37.78%) HTML
3 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 31 (34.44%) Java
5 29 (32.22%) CSS
6 28 (31.11%) jQuery
7 26 (28.89%) Web Services
7 26 (28.89%) C#
8 24 (26.67%) Visualisation
9 23 (25.56%) Mobile App
10 22 (24.44%) Degree
10 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (23.33%) NoSQL
12 19 (21.11%) User Experience
13 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 17 (18.89%) .NET
14 17 (18.89%) Photoshop
14 17 (18.89%) C++
14 17 (18.89%) Linux
14 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
15 16 (17.78%) HTML5
15 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
16 15 (16.67%) MySQL
17 14 (15.56%) OO
17 14 (15.56%) Selenium
17 14 (15.56%) RESTful
18 12 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
18 12 (13.33%) SQL
19 11 (12.22%) Pharmaceutical

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (8.89%) JBoss
2 8 (8.89%) Apache
3 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 3 (3.33%) Node.js
5 2 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) SaaS
2 6 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) HTTP
1 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (2.22%) IPsec
2 2 (2.22%) SSH
2 2 (2.22%) Network Security
2 2 (2.22%) AMQP
2 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.22%) IPv6
2 2 (2.22%) SNMP
2 2 (2.22%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.22%) SMTP
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (16.67%) MySQL
4 8 (8.89%) Hadoop
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (7.78%) OLAP
5 7 (7.78%) Data Mining
6 6 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (4.44%) RavenDB
8 4 (4.44%) OLTP
8 4 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.22%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.56%) Selenium
3 10 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 9 (10.00%) Maven
5 6 (6.67%) ReSharper
5 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
5 6 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.67%) NuGet
5 6 (6.67%) Mercurial
6 5 (5.56%) Moq
6 5 (5.56%) Ranorex
6 5 (5.56%) JUnit
6 5 (5.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.11%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (12.22%) Pharmaceutical
2 8 (8.89%) Finance
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Retail
5 2 (2.22%) Billing
5 2 (2.22%) Marketing
6 1 (1.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Developer
2 17 (18.89%) Software Engineer
2 17 (18.89%) Designer
3 12 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Python Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Administrator
6 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.78%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) C++ Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Business Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.22%) SharePoint Administrator
10 1 (1.11%) UI Developer
10 1 (1.11%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (1.11%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (1.11%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) HTML
2 29 (32.22%) CSS
3 28 (31.11%) jQuery
4 26 (28.89%) Web Services
5 17 (18.89%) .NET
6 16 (17.78%) HTML5
7 14 (15.56%) RESTful
8 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
9 10 (11.11%) CSS3
10 8 (8.89%) Dojo
11 7 (7.78%) Django
12 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.67%) SVG
12 6 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.67%) D3.js
13 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET
13 5 (5.56%) XML
13 5 (5.56%) JSON
13 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.56%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.67%) Visualisation
2 23 (25.56%) Mobile App
3 19 (21.11%) User Experience
4 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
5 10 (11.11%) GIS
6 7 (7.78%) Mathematics
7 5 (5.56%) Smart Meter
7 5 (5.56%) Algorithms
8 4 (4.44%) Open Source
9 1 (1.11%) Informatics
9 1 (1.11%) Life Science
9 1 (1.11%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.89%) Linux
2 9 (10.00%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.33%) Android
5 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.67%) Software Engineering
2 22 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.56%) OO
4 12 (13.33%) Rapid Prototyping
5 10 (11.11%) Analytics
5 10 (11.11%) TDD
5 10 (11.11%) Scrum
6 9 (10.00%) BDD
6 9 (10.00%) Kanban
7 8 (8.89%) Feature Driven Development
7 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.89%) ETL
7 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
8 7 (7.78%) OOD
8 7 (7.78%) DevOps
9 6 (6.67%) OOP
10 5 (5.56%) MVC
10 5 (5.56%) Functional Programming
11 4 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.00%) Python
2 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
3 31 (34.44%) Java
4 26 (28.89%) C#
5 17 (18.89%) C++
6 12 (13.33%) SQL
7 8 (8.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.67%) Erlang
10 2 (2.22%) Scala
11 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.11%) Ruby
11 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (24.44%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
1 2 (2.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle
1 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) Splunk
2 6 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 5 (5.56%) Epiphany
3 5 (5.56%) Red Gate
4 2 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.11%) Symbian
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
BGL Group
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago