The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 30 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.76% 2.19% 0.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.15% 10.00% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 2
Average salary £75,000 £85,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Big Data
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33 50 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.23% 21.93% 29.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 87
Average salary £70,000 £78,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 4 (66.67%) Equities
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (33.33%) HBase
5 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
5 2 (33.33%) Greeks
5 2 (33.33%) Oozie
5 2 (33.33%) HDFS
5 2 (33.33%) Impala
5 2 (33.33%) Derivative

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (33.33%) HBase
3 2 (33.33%) Impala
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Banking
3 4 (66.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Credit Risk
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Fixed Income
1 4 (66.67%) Equities
2 2 (33.33%) Derivative
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (16.67%) Grid Computing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (33.33%) Greeks
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Postgraduate
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
1 2 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oozie