The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.66% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.68% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
149 144 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.71% 25.00% 32.92%
Number of salaries quoted 140 123 122
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,075 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Cardiff

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (87.50%) PHP
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (62.50%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Erlang
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Market Research
5 1 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (12.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Statistics
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Market Research Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Research Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Market Research
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Erlang
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA