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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 114 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 15 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.059% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.22% 0.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 0
Average salary £51,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.12% -
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
677 664 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.24% 38.97% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 542 561 707
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £56,500 £50,000
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 31 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 31 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 -
Warrington - 1 £50,000 - 4
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 31 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 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) ETL
4 10 (35.71%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
6 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 7 (25.00%) Vertica
7 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (21.43%) PHP
8 6 (21.43%) MySQL
8 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (21.43%) JSON
9 5 (17.86%) Retail
9 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
9 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
9 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
9 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
9 5 (17.86%) ERwin
9 5 (17.86%) OLTP
9 5 (17.86%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
9 5 (17.86%) HTML
9 5 (17.86%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 3 (10.71%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SPSS
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.14%) SAP MDM
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Route 53
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) ElastiCache
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SSL
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (21.43%) MySQL
3 6 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
4 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
4 5 (17.86%) OLTP
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (7.14%) PowerCenter
7 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (7.14%) Spotfire
8 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) ERwin
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Hudson
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) DBA
2 5 (17.86%) SQL DBA
2 5 (17.86%) Data Modeller
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) iOS Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Development
4 2 (7.14%) Server Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Chief Technical Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
2 5 (17.86%) XML
2 5 (17.86%) CSS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) MapReduce
3 2 (7.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) iPhone
2 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
2 2 (7.14%) Life Science
2 2 (7.14%) Informatics
2 2 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) CentOS
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ETL
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (21.43%) Analytics
5 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
5 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 4 (14.29%) Data Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 3 (10.71%) SEO
7 3 (10.71%) iOS Development
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.14%) JVM Tuning
8 2 (7.14%) Business Continuity
8 2 (7.14%) DRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (21.43%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
4 5 (17.86%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Python
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Vertica
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Hyperion
3 2 (7.14%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Tableau
3 2 (7.14%) RainStor
3 2 (7.14%) RightScale
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