The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 83 95 149
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +54
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 55 44 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.22% 1.85% 0.036%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.96% 5.79% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 44 44 1
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
691 760 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 27.95% 31.97% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 583 697 752
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,950 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
East of England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 46 £45,000 - 8
Peterborough - 1 £60,000 - 2
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 41 (58.57%) Software Engineering
2 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.14%) Java
4 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 21 (30.00%) Degree
5 20 (28.57%) jQuery
5 20 (28.57%) Python
6 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (25.71%) Web Services
8 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
9 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
9 16 (22.86%) C#
9 16 (22.86%) C++
10 15 (21.43%) .NET
11 14 (20.00%) CSS
11 14 (20.00%) OO
11 14 (20.00%) Selenium
12 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
12 13 (18.57%) HTML5
12 13 (18.57%) NoSQL
13 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
13 12 (17.14%) Visualisation
14 11 (15.71%) Mathematics
15 10 (14.29%) Scrum
15 10 (14.29%) GIS
15 10 (14.29%) Finance
15 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
16 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
16 9 (12.86%) BDD
16 9 (12.86%) Kanban

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.43%) WebLogic
1 8 (11.43%) Apache
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 4 (5.71%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) SaaS
2 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
1 4 (5.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) NAS
2 2 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.00%) MySQL
4 6 (8.57%) Data Mining
4 6 (8.57%) OLAP
4 6 (8.57%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 4 (5.71%) RavenDB
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) OLTP
8 2 (2.86%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (20.00%) Selenium
2 13 (18.57%) Git (software)
3 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
4 8 (11.43%) Maven
5 5 (7.14%) NuGet
5 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 5 (7.14%) ReSharper
5 5 (7.14%) JUnit
5 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.71%) NUnit
6 4 (5.71%) Moq
6 4 (5.71%) Ranorex
7 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
2 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 4 (5.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Developer
2 18 (25.71%) Software Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 8 (11.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 7 (10.00%) C++ Developer
7 6 (8.57%) Designer
8 5 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Administrator
9 4 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Business Developer
11 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.86%) Tester
11 2 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (2.86%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (30.00%) HTML
2 20 (28.57%) jQuery
3 18 (25.71%) Web Services
4 15 (21.43%) .NET
5 14 (20.00%) CSS
6 13 (18.57%) HTML5
7 12 (17.14%) AngularJS
8 8 (11.43%) Dojo
8 8 (11.43%) CSS3
9 7 (10.00%) Django
10 6 (8.57%) SVG
10 6 (8.57%) RESTful
10 6 (8.57%) D3.js
11 5 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (7.14%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET
12 4 (5.71%) XML
12 4 (5.71%) Swing
12 4 (5.71%) JSON
12 4 (5.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) Computer Science
2 12 (17.14%) Visualisation
3 11 (15.71%) Mathematics
4 10 (14.29%) GIS
4 10 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 6 (8.57%) Smart Meter
6 2 (2.86%) Firmware
6 2 (2.86%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.86%) Statistics
6 2 (2.86%) Life Science
6 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.43%) Open Source
7 1 (1.43%) Informatics
7 1 (1.43%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.43%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
2 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.29%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) UNIX
4 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Software Engineering
2 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) OO
4 10 (14.29%) Scrum
5 9 (12.86%) BDD
5 9 (12.86%) Kanban
5 9 (12.86%) TDD
6 8 (11.43%) Feature Driven Development
7 7 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.00%) ETL
7 7 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.57%) OOD
8 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Rapid Prototyping
8 6 (8.57%) DevOps
9 5 (7.14%) Analytics
9 5 (7.14%) OOP
10 4 (5.71%) MVC
10 4 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
2 26 (37.14%) Java
3 20 (28.57%) Python
4 16 (22.86%) C#
4 16 (22.86%) C++
5 8 (11.43%) SQL
6 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.71%) Erlang
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
9 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (8.57%) HDFS
2 2 (2.86%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 2 (2.86%) Puppet
1 2 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Oracle
2 8 (11.43%) JBoss
3 6 (8.57%) Splunk
4 5 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 4 (5.71%) Epiphany
5 4 (5.71%) Red Gate
6 2 (2.86%) Symantec
6 2 (2.86%) NetApp
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.86%) Isilon
7 1 (1.43%) Symbian
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
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