The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 92 104 111
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.68% 1.15% 0.063%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.64% 2.93% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 1
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
625 752 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.23% 39.35% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 536 600 570
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Cheshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +1 11 £60,000 +60.00% 3
Warrington +5 4 £47,500 - 1
Knutsford -3 1 £50,000 -25.92%
Runcorn - 1 £27,500 - 1
Crewe - 1 £40,000 - 2
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 19 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (35.29%) Linux
5 17 (33.33%) ETL
5 17 (33.33%) Hadoop
6 16 (31.37%) Analytics
6 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (25.49%) MySQL
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (23.53%) Finance
9 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (23.53%) Open Source
9 12 (23.53%) Telematics
10 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (21.57%) JSON
10 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
11 10 (19.61%) Python
11 10 (19.61%) J2EE
11 10 (19.61%) DevOps
12 9 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (17.65%) Amazon S3
12 9 (17.65%) Route 53
12 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
13 8 (15.69%) JUnit
13 8 (15.69%) Web Services
13 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
13 8 (15.69%) Maven

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (11.76%) Apache Pig
2 5 (9.80%) Apache Spark
3 4 (7.84%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.84%) SAS
4 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.88%) Jetty
4 3 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (17.65%) Route 53
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (17.65%) Amazon S3
3 6 (11.76%) Amazon Glacier
3 6 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 3 (5.88%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 13 (25.49%) MySQL
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
6 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
6 7 (13.73%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (11.76%) HBase
7 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
7 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
9 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (7.84%) Pentaho
10 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (5.88%) DataStage
11 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (1.96%) Impala
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JUnit
1 8 (15.69%) Maven
1 8 (15.69%) Cucumber
2 7 (13.73%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.88%) Hudson
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.96%) Electronics
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Architect
2 6 (11.76%) Java Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 5 (9.80%) DevOps Architect
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Consultant
4 4 (7.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) JSON
2 10 (19.61%) J2EE
3 8 (15.69%) Web Services
4 6 (11.76%) Spring
5 5 (9.80%) Java EE
5 5 (9.80%) .NET
5 5 (9.80%) RESTful
6 3 (5.88%) Servlets
7 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.96%) XML
7 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.96%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.96%) React
7 1 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Telematics
2 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
3 7 (13.73%) Mobile App
4 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
5 5 (9.80%) User Experience
5 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
5 5 (9.80%) Replication
6 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
6 4 (7.84%) Online Banking
6 4 (7.84%) Cybercrime
7 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
7 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (5.88%) CMDB
7 3 (5.88%) Statistics
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
9 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 8 (15.69%) Android
2 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
3 6 (11.76%) UNIX
4 5 (9.80%) Windows
5 3 (5.88%) CentOS
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) ETL
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Analytics
3 15 (29.41%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (23.53%) Open Source
5 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
6 10 (19.61%) DevOps
7 8 (15.69%) Load Balancing
8 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
8 7 (13.73%) Risk Management
9 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.80%) TDD
10 5 (9.80%) Information Security
10 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (9.80%) Server Monitoring
10 5 (9.80%) Android Development
10 5 (9.80%) iOS Development
11 4 (7.84%) Cyber Security
11 4 (7.84%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) SQL
2 22 (43.14%) Java
3 10 (19.61%) Python
4 9 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.73%) Perl
6 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 5 (9.80%) R
8 4 (7.84%) Groovy
8 4 (7.84%) Scala
9 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
9 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 3 (5.88%) C
10 1 (1.96%) C#
10 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) HDFS
3 1 (1.96%) Snort
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Vagrant
2 3 (5.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Talend
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Informatica
4 4 (7.84%) Vertica
4 4 (7.84%) Teradata
5 3 (5.88%) Ab Initio
5 3 (5.88%) IBM
5 3 (5.88%) Netezza
5 3 (5.88%) RightScale
5 3 (5.88%) Splunk
5 3 (5.88%) RainStor
6 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 2 (3.92%) VMware
7 1 (1.96%) Sourcefire
7 1 (1.96%) Google
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) Citrix
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
7 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Industry Expert Training!
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £15,000 - £16,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago