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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank - 34 32
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - 1.65% 2.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.68% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £75,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%
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
27 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 16.98% 17.03% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 25 25 51
Average salary £55,000 £67,500 £78,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £53,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Wealth Management
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
2 3 (75.00%) Teradata
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Cognos
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Pig
2 3 (75.00%) HDFS
2 3 (75.00%) Impala
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Pig
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (75.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) HBase
2 3 (75.00%) Impala
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Data Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SSIS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SSRS Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Cascading
1 3 (75.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
1 3 (75.00%) Data Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Coaching
2 3 (75.00%) Data Privacy
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Programming
2 3 (75.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) MapReduce
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (75.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C++
2 3 (75.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Ab Initio
1 3 (75.00%) Cognos
1 3 (75.00%) Informatica
1 3 (75.00%) Teradata
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau