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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 70 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.10% 0.87% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.83% 3.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £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
235 183 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.66% 26.68% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 167 102
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 July 2015, 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 22 (91.67%) Java
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (41.67%) PHP
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
4 9 (37.50%) Advertising
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 6 (25.00%) BDD
6 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 6 (25.00%) Node.js
6 6 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (25.00%) SDLC
6 6 (25.00%) OOP
6 6 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) TOWER Software
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (12.50%) CSS
9 3 (12.50%) MVC
9 3 (12.50%) C
9 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 3 (12.50%) J2EE
9 3 (12.50%) MySQL

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 3 (12.50%) HPCC
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (37.50%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Architect
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Architect
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Architect
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) Zend Framework
3 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
3 6 (25.00%) BDD
3 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) ETL
5 3 (12.50%) MVC
5 3 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) C++
3 10 (41.67%) PHP
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) Ruby
6 6 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Python
7 3 (12.50%) C
8 2 (8.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (4.17%) Perl
9 1 (4.17%) Erlang
9 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) TOWER Software
2 3 (12.50%) Zend
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday