The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data 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 over the 3 months to 29 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 109 212 249
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +37
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 311 115 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.52% 0.96% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.48% 3.56% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 253 98 71
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £78,250 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3666 3229 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.69% 27.03% 28.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2873 3397
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
London

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Big Data
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 across the City of London region.

Big Data Salary Trend in the City of London

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 340 (57.72%) Java
2 292 (49.58%) Hadoop
3 204 (34.63%) Analytics
4 155 (26.32%) SQL
5 135 (22.92%) Finance
6 126 (21.39%) NoSQL
7 124 (21.05%) Degree
8 116 (19.69%) Linux
9 115 (19.52%) R
10 112 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
11 106 (18.00%) MongoDB
12 105 (17.83%) Scala
13 103 (17.49%) Python
14 102 (17.32%) Data Warehouse
15 101 (17.15%) MapReduce
16 100 (16.98%) TDD
17 96 (16.30%) Computer Science
18 94 (15.96%) ETL
19 93 (15.79%) Oracle
20 90 (15.28%) Data Analysis
21 88 (14.94%) REST
22 84 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
23 80 (13.58%) JavaScript
24 78 (13.24%) Mathematics
25 75 (12.73%) Visualisation
26 73 (12.39%) Apache Hive
26 73 (12.39%) HTML
27 72 (12.22%) Data Modelling
28 70 (11.88%) Web Services
29 66 (11.21%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 64 (10.87%) SAS
2 49 (8.32%) Apache Pig
3 8 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.19%) SharePoint
5 5 (0.85%) Apache
6 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.68%) Node.js
7 3 (0.51%) Mule
8 2 (0.34%) Drupal
8 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
9 1 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 37 (6.28%) SPSS
2 28 (4.75%) CPLEX
3 25 (4.24%) MS Excel
4 7 (1.19%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.02%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.02%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.68%) Blender
7 4 (0.68%) InDesign
7 4 (0.68%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.68%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.34%) Stata
9 1 (0.17%) MS Office
9 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.17%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.02%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.51%) HFM
4 2 (0.34%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (2.21%) SaaS
4 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.02%) Google App Engine
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.72%) Kerberos
1 16 (2.72%) Internet
2 9 (1.53%) LAN
2 9 (1.53%) WAN
3 6 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (0.17%) SMS
4 1 (0.17%) VPN
4 1 (0.17%) SSL
4 1 (0.17%) SAN
4 1 (0.17%) MPLS
4 1 (0.17%) Firewall
4 1 (0.17%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 292 (49.58%) Hadoop
2 126 (21.39%) NoSQL
3 106 (18.00%) MongoDB
4 102 (17.32%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (12.39%) Apache Hive
6 58 (9.85%) Mahout
6 58 (9.85%) Data Mining
6 58 (9.85%) SQL Server
7 57 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 52 (8.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 48 (8.15%) HBase
10 45 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 45 (7.64%) MySQL
11 37 (6.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 36 (6.11%) QlikView
13 33 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
15 30 (5.09%) Pentaho
16 29 (4.92%) DataStage
17 27 (4.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (5.60%) Talend Open Studio
1 33 (5.60%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.24%) Selenium
3 21 (3.57%) Cucumber
4 16 (2.72%) JConsole
4 16 (2.72%) Log4j
5 15 (2.55%) JUnit
6 14 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.21%) WebDriver
8 12 (2.04%) SpecFlow
9 10 (1.70%) Subversion
10 9 (1.53%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.36%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.19%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (1.02%) Ant
13 6 (1.02%) Maven
14 4 (0.68%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.51%) Emacs
16 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 135 (22.92%) Finance
2 60 (10.19%) Marketing
3 52 (8.83%) Retail
4 36 (6.11%) Banking
5 29 (4.92%) Advertising
6 25 (4.24%) Games
7 21 (3.57%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.40%) Front Office
9 17 (2.89%) Investment Banking
10 11 (1.87%) Financial Institution
11 10 (1.70%) Manufacturing
12 8 (1.36%) Back Office
13 6 (1.02%) Legal
13 6 (1.02%) Music Industry
13 6 (1.02%) German Language
14 4 (0.68%) Publishing
15 3 (0.51%) Law
16 2 (0.34%) Electronics
17 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 190 (32.26%) Developer
2 126 (21.39%) Architect
3 84 (14.26%) Java Developer
4 66 (11.21%) Consultant
5 65 (11.04%) Data Scientist
6 52 (8.83%) Senior Developer
7 31 (5.26%) Data Architect
8 28 (4.75%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (4.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 24 (4.07%) Lead Developer
11 20 (3.40%) Analyst
11 20 (3.40%) Big Data Architect
12 18 (3.06%) DBA
12 18 (3.06%) Java Architect
13 17 (2.89%) Senior Architect
13 17 (2.89%) Research Engineer
13 17 (2.89%) Statistician
14 15 (2.55%) Administrator
14 15 (2.55%) .NET Developer
14 15 (2.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (17.15%) MapReduce
2 88 (14.94%) REST
3 73 (12.39%) HTML
4 70 (11.88%) Web Services
5 61 (10.36%) SOAP
6 49 (8.32%) Spring
6 49 (8.32%) .NET
7 48 (8.15%) CSS
8 41 (6.96%) XML
8 41 (6.96%) HTML5
9 40 (6.79%) JSON
10 26 (4.41%) Hibernate
10 26 (4.41%) RESTful
11 21 (3.57%) JMX
12 20 (3.40%) jQuery
13 19 (3.23%) Kafka
14 17 (2.89%) J2EE
14 17 (2.89%) ASP.NET
15 16 (2.72%) SPNEGO
16 14 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 96 (16.30%) Computer Science
2 78 (13.24%) Mathematics
3 75 (12.73%) Visualisation
4 62 (10.53%) Statistics
5 50 (8.49%) Open Source
6 35 (5.94%) Data Integration
7 33 (5.60%) Digital Media
7 33 (5.60%) Economics
8 32 (5.43%) Physics
9 28 (4.75%) Applied Mathematics
10 26 (4.41%) Neural Network
11 16 (2.72%) Blog
12 14 (2.38%) Derivative
13 13 (2.21%) Social Network
14 12 (2.04%) Credit Risk
14 12 (2.04%) Smartphone
14 12 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
15 11 (1.87%) Life Science
16 10 (1.70%) Psychology
16 10 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 116 (19.69%) Linux
2 58 (9.85%) UNIX
3 12 (2.04%) Windows
3 12 (2.04%) Ubuntu
3 12 (2.04%) Android
4 11 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.68%) Solaris
5 4 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (34.63%) Analytics
2 112 (19.02%) Business Intelligence
3 100 (16.98%) TDD
4 94 (15.96%) ETL
5 90 (15.28%) Data Analysis
6 84 (14.26%) Agile Software Development
7 72 (12.22%) Data Modelling
8 56 (9.51%) Data Management
9 55 (9.34%) Data Analytics
10 47 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (7.47%) Scrum
11 44 (7.47%) SOA
11 44 (7.47%) OO
12 42 (7.13%) Big Data Analytics
12 42 (7.13%) BDD
13 41 (6.96%) OOP
14 40 (6.79%) Multithreading
15 36 (6.11%) Predictive Modelling
16 35 (5.94%) E-Commerce
17 34 (5.77%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 340 (57.72%) Java
2 155 (26.32%) SQL
3 115 (19.52%) R
4 105 (17.83%) Scala
5 103 (17.49%) Python
6 80 (13.58%) JavaScript
7 66 (11.21%) C++
8 58 (9.85%) MATLAB
8 58 (9.85%) Ruby
9 41 (6.96%) C#
10 28 (4.75%) PHP
11 22 (3.74%) T-SQL
11 22 (3.74%) Clojure
12 16 (2.72%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.72%) PL/SQL
12 16 (2.72%) C
13 13 (2.21%) Perl
13 13 (2.21%) Groovy
14 8 (1.36%) F#
14 8 (1.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 124 (21.05%) Degree
2 58 (9.85%) PhD
3 6 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.85%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.68%) MCTS
5 4 (0.68%) MCITP
6 1 (0.17%) MBA
6 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.17%) CITP
6 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.92%) QA
2 14 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.17%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.17%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (2.72%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (2.55%) HDFS
3 4 (0.68%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.51%) GPFS
5 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 28 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (3.74%) Puppet
3 12 (2.04%) Nagios
3 12 (2.04%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.17%) Oozie
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 93 (15.79%) Oracle
2 59 (10.02%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.94%) Tableau
4 34 (5.77%) Teradata
5 33 (5.60%) Talend
6 28 (4.75%) Cloudera
6 28 (4.75%) Business Objects
7 27 (4.58%) Cognos
8 26 (4.41%) IBM
9 25 (4.24%) Google
10 24 (4.07%) Informatica
11 22 (3.74%) Adobe
12 16 (2.72%) Netezza
13 12 (2.04%) Twitter
14 10 (1.70%) Hortonworks
14 10 (1.70%) Ab Initio
14 10 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (1.70%) Sybase
15 9 (1.53%) Cisco
15 9 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harnham
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Shares, Large Bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + exc commission structure + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Equity
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum OTE + bens / etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago