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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 14 25 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 15 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.80% 0.68% 2.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 2.86% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 15 1 5
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
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
36 35 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 23.53% 23.81% 28.02%
Number of salaries quoted 27 30 54
Average salary £65,000 £58,750 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +9.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £51,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
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 3 September 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (89.47%) Hadoop
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Analytics
4 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
4 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) Credit Risk
4 10 (52.63%) BDD
5 8 (42.11%) Degree
5 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 7 (36.84%) ETL
7 6 (31.58%) IBM
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
7 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) Migration
7 6 (31.58%) Perforce
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 6 (31.58%) C#
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
7 6 (31.58%) Subversion
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
7 6 (31.58%) Scala
7 6 (31.58%) Red Gate
7 6 (31.58%) SpecFlow
7 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
8 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
8 5 (26.32%) Open Source

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (89.47%) Hadoop
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Apache Hive
4 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
4 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 4 (21.05%) HBase
6 3 (15.79%) Impala
7 1 (5.26%) MarkLogic
7 1 (5.26%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
1 6 (31.58%) Subversion
1 6 (31.58%) SpecFlow
General
1 13 (68.42%) Banking
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Scala Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) C# Analyst Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Programmer
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Programmer
6 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
1 5 (26.32%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) Kafka
2 1 (5.26%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Credit Risk
2 4 (21.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (21.05%) Fixed Income
2 4 (21.05%) Equities
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
4 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
4 2 (10.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Analytics
2 10 (52.63%) BDD
2 10 (52.63%) Data Modelling
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Pair Programming
5 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (21.05%) Functional Programming
6 4 (21.05%) SDLC
6 4 (21.05%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
6 4 (21.05%) SOA
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
2 6 (31.58%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) Scala
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Python
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) HDFS
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Oozie
2 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) IBM
1 6 (31.58%) Perforce
1 6 (31.58%) Red Gate
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Cloudera
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
5 2 (10.53%) Splunk
6 1 (5.26%) Vertica
6 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
6 1 (5.26%) MapR
6 1 (5.26%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Teradata
6 1 (5.26%) Netezza
6 1 (5.26%) Greenplum