The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 110 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 12 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.67% 0.058% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.82% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
658 659 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.84% 37.96% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 529 557 695
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
North West

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 - 7 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £52,500 -
Alderley Edge - 1 £32,500 -
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (45.83%) ETL
4 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 9 (37.50%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 7 (29.17%) Vertica
6 6 (25.00%) JSON
6 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (20.83%) ERwin
7 5 (20.83%) OLTP
7 5 (20.83%) Retail
7 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
7 5 (20.83%) XML
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) PHP
7 5 (20.83%) MySQL
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
7 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
7 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
7 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
7 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
1 2 (8.33%) SAS
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) SPSS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (8.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Route 53
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (4.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (20.83%) OLTP
3 5 (20.83%) MySQL
3 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 5 (20.83%) Apache Hive
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.33%) Spotfire
6 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (8.33%) PowerCenter
7 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) ERwin
2 2 (8.33%) Hudson
2 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Maven
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) DBA
2 5 (20.83%) SQL DBA
2 5 (20.83%) Data Modeller
2 5 (20.83%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Chief Technical Officer
4 2 (8.33%) Server Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Development Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Head of Development
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) JSON
2 5 (20.83%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) HTML
2 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
3 2 (8.33%) MDX
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (8.33%) Informatics
2 2 (8.33%) Life Science
2 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.33%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
1 3 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ETL
2 9 (37.50%) Data Modelling
3 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Information Architecture
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Data Management
5 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) SEO
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (8.33%) Master Data Management
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) JVM Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) Objective-C
3 5 (20.83%) PHP
4 4 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) Perl
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Vertica
2 3 (12.50%) Google
3 2 (8.33%) RightScale
3 2 (8.33%) Tableau
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (8.33%) Informatica
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) Business Objects
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle