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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 23 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.64% 1.03% 6.86%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.09% 7.69% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £59,500 £105,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £105,000 £76,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,900 £105,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
22 13 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 18.03% 13.40% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 93
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,100 £60,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £140,000 £105,000
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
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 8 February 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 7 (100.00%) Banking
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
2 6 (85.71%) Scala
3 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
3 4 (57.14%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) C
4 3 (42.86%) C++
4 3 (42.86%) OOP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Cognos
4 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) SAS
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Informatica
4 3 (42.86%) Legal
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Ab Initio
4 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Teradata
4 3 (42.86%) Java EE
4 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
4 3 (42.86%) HDFS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 6 (85.71%) Apache Spark
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Pig
2 3 (42.86%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) Apache Hive
2 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (42.86%) HBase
2 3 (42.86%) Impala
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Investment Banking
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Apache Spark Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ETL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) Cascading
1 3 (42.86%) Java EE
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Data Integration
1 3 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Wealth Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (42.86%) Data Privacy
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Programming
2 3 (42.86%) Line Management
2 3 (42.86%) MapReduce
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Scala
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
3 3 (42.86%) C
3 3 (42.86%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Ab Initio
1 3 (42.86%) Cognos
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Informatica
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Teradata
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau