The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Analytics
Rank 292 321 317
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 22 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.043% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.052% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 9
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.00%
Big Data Analytics
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8782 9616 9205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 81.56% 82.98% 80.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 8204 8289
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,695 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Big Data Analytics
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Big Data Analytics Salary Trend in the City of London

Big Data Analytics
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Big Data Analytics Salary Histogram in the City of London

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 37 (100.00%) Big Data
1 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (81.08%) Data Analytics
3 27 (72.97%) Hadoop
4 26 (70.27%) Java
5 17 (45.95%) MapReduce
6 16 (43.24%) Python
6 16 (43.24%) Scala
7 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
8 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
8 11 (29.73%) R
8 11 (29.73%) Mahout
8 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (27.03%) SQL
9 10 (27.03%) PhD
9 10 (27.03%) MATLAB
9 10 (27.03%) Ruby
9 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
9 10 (27.03%) Physics
9 10 (27.03%) Information Retrieval
9 10 (27.03%) Cascading
9 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
10 9 (24.32%) Linux
10 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
10 9 (24.32%) Splunk
11 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
11 8 (21.62%) Finance
11 8 (21.62%) Hortonworks
12 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) Apache Pig
2 6 (16.22%) Apache Spark
3 4 (10.81%) SAS
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) SPSS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) Big Data
2 27 (72.97%) Hadoop
3 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
3 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
3 11 (29.73%) Mahout
4 8 (21.62%) Data Mining
5 7 (18.92%) HBase
5 7 (18.92%) Apache Hive
6 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
6 6 (16.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (10.81%) MySQL
9 3 (8.11%) Sqoop
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
10 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
11 1 (2.70%) DataStage
11 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (2.70%) OLAP
11 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Subversion
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Data Scientist
2 10 (27.03%) Research Scientist
2 10 (27.03%) Statistician
2 10 (27.03%) Research Engineer
3 4 (10.81%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Java Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Consultant
5 1 (2.70%) Python/Django Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Data Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.70%) Data Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (2.70%) Python Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Services Director
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) Cascading
2 6 (16.22%) RESTful
2 6 (16.22%) Reactive Extensions
2 6 (16.22%) Task Parallel Library
2 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) MSMQ
3 4 (10.81%) Kafka
4 1 (2.70%) Sass
4 1 (2.70%) LESS
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) Django
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) JDBC
4 1 (2.70%) Struts
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Computer Science
2 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (27.03%) Algorithms
3 10 (27.03%) Mathematics
3 10 (27.03%) Physics
4 6 (16.22%) User Experience
5 5 (13.51%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) Replication
7 3 (8.11%) Digital Media
8 1 (2.70%) Social Media
8 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
8 1 (2.70%) Telematics
8 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (81.08%) Data Analytics
3 17 (45.95%) MapReduce
4 10 (27.03%) Information Retrieval
5 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (16.22%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.22%) Web Analytics
8 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.81%) Data Governance
10 3 (8.11%) Predictive Modelling
10 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (8.11%) Data Management
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
10 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
11 2 (5.41%) ETL
11 2 (5.41%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) Java
2 16 (43.24%) Python
2 16 (43.24%) Scala
3 11 (29.73%) R
4 10 (27.03%) SQL
4 10 (27.03%) MATLAB
4 10 (27.03%) Ruby
5 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
5 6 (16.22%) F#
5 6 (16.22%) C#
6 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) PhD
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) HDFS
2 4 (10.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) OpenView
1 4 (10.81%) Nagios
1 4 (10.81%) ZABBIX
1 4 (10.81%) Cacti
1 4 (10.81%) Munin
1 4 (10.81%) Puppet
1 4 (10.81%) Ambari
1 4 (10.81%) Oozie
1 4 (10.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Splunk
2 8 (21.62%) Hortonworks
3 5 (13.51%) Vertica
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) HP
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
4 4 (10.81%) AppDynamics
5 3 (8.11%) Cognos
5 3 (8.11%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (5.41%) Informatica
6 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
6 2 (5.41%) MapR
7 1 (2.70%) Talend
7 1 (2.70%) Teradata
7 1 (2.70%) Netezza
7 1 (2.70%) Greenplum
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft