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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 84 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 11 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.02% 1.35% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 4.10% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 22 11
Median salary £42,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,250 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £105,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
321 536 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 29.72% 32.80% 38.92%
Number of salaries quoted 280 443 538
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -2 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Warrington +10 2 £37,500 -11.76%
Knutsford +12 1 - -
Macclesfield +3 1 - -
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (37.50%) Analytics
4 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 8 (33.33%) J2EE
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Oracle
5 7 (29.17%) Data Mining
5 7 (29.17%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (25.00%) Android
6 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
6 6 (25.00%) Teradata
7 5 (20.83%) ETL
7 5 (20.83%) SAS
7 5 (20.83%) IBM
7 5 (20.83%) Data Management
7 5 (20.83%) Business Development
8 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 4 (16.67%) Netezza
8 4 (16.67%) JSON
8 4 (16.67%) Ontologies
8 4 (16.67%) Telematics
8 4 (16.67%) RESTful
8 4 (16.67%) Scala
8 4 (16.67%) Open Source

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (20.83%) SAS
2 4 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (29.17%) Data Mining
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
4 3 (12.50%) Spotfire
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (8.33%) QlikView
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.17%) DB2
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (4.17%) PowerCenter
6 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) GitLab
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior SAS Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Data Steward
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) J2EE
1 8 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) Java EE
3 2 (8.33%) Spring
3 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
3 2 (8.33%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Ontologies
2 4 (16.67%) Telematics
3 2 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.17%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Analytics
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (20.83%) Business Development
4 5 (20.83%) Data Management
4 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 4 (16.67%) Auto-Scaling
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Validation
5 4 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Information Management
6 3 (12.50%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 2 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (25.00%) Teradata
3 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 4 (16.67%) Netezza
5 3 (12.50%) Cognizant
6 2 (8.33%) Informatica
6 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (8.33%) Tableau
7 1 (4.17%) Hyperion
7 1 (4.17%) SAP
7 1 (4.17%) Talend