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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 124 201 313
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +112
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 264 118 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.09% 1.00% 0.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.26% 3.59% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 220 110 24
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £64,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £110,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3637 3287 3716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.73% 27.95% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 2930 3449
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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.

1 253 (58.43%) Java
2 208 (48.04%) Hadoop
3 122 (28.18%) NoSQL
4 112 (25.87%) Finance
5 109 (25.17%) Analytics
6 106 (24.48%) JavaScript
6 106 (24.48%) SQL
7 103 (23.79%) TDD
7 103 (23.79%) MongoDB
8 96 (22.17%) HTML
9 82 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
10 77 (17.78%) Python
11 73 (16.86%) Data Analysis
12 72 (16.63%) Linux
12 72 (16.63%) HTML5
13 69 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
14 68 (15.70%) Degree
15 67 (15.47%) R
16 66 (15.24%) Scala
16 66 (15.24%) CSS
16 66 (15.24%) Web Services
17 62 (14.32%) OO
17 62 (14.32%) Apache Hive
18 61 (14.09%) MapReduce
18 61 (14.09%) Multithreading
19 57 (13.16%) REST
19 57 (13.16%) Visualisation
19 57 (13.16%) OOP
20 54 (12.47%) Computer Science
21 53 (12.24%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (7.16%) Apache Pig
2 27 (6.24%) SAS
3 9 (2.08%) Node.js
4 7 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 7 (1.62%) Apache
5 5 (1.15%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.46%) CMS
7 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.23%) WordPress
8 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.23%) Drupal
8 1 (0.23%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 14 (3.23%) SPSS
2 6 (1.39%) CPLEX
2 6 (1.39%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.15%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.15%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.92%) Stata
5 3 (0.69%) MS Office
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.46%) Blender
6 2 (0.46%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (0.46%) InDesign
6 2 (0.46%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.69%) HFM
2 3 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.69%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (1.85%) SaaS
4 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.39%) Google App Engine
6 4 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) PaaS
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.23%) Taleo
8 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.54%) Internet
2 6 (1.39%) Kerberos
3 5 (1.15%) HTTP
4 2 (0.46%) Multicast
4 2 (0.46%) Wireless
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (48.04%) Hadoop
2 122 (28.18%) NoSQL
3 103 (23.79%) MongoDB
4 62 (14.32%) Apache Hive
5 53 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (10.62%) MySQL
7 36 (8.31%) Relational Database
8 33 (7.62%) HBase
9 32 (7.39%) SQL Server
10 27 (6.24%) Data Mining
10 27 (6.24%) Mahout
11 26 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 24 (5.54%) Redis
13 22 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (3.93%) Couchbase
15 16 (3.70%) QlikView
16 14 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 14 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (2.77%) Oracle Database
18 10 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (8.78%) Git (software)
2 23 (5.31%) Selenium
3 19 (4.39%) Subversion
4 17 (3.93%) Mercurial
5 15 (3.46%) Cucumber
6 13 (3.00%) JUnit
6 13 (3.00%) SpecFlow
7 12 (2.77%) Jenkins
8 10 (2.31%) WebDriver
8 10 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
9 8 (1.85%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.62%) Ant
10 7 (1.62%) Maven
11 6 (1.39%) JConsole
11 6 (1.39%) Log4j
12 5 (1.15%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (1.15%) Hudson
12 5 (1.15%) WatiN
12 5 (1.15%) WATIR
12 5 (1.15%) Calabash
General
1 112 (25.87%) Finance
2 50 (11.55%) Marketing
3 45 (10.39%) Retail
4 33 (7.62%) Advertising
5 31 (7.16%) Games
6 23 (5.31%) Banking
7 15 (3.46%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.31%) Front Office
9 9 (2.08%) Investment Banking
10 5 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 5 (1.15%) German Language
11 4 (0.92%) Back Office
11 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.69%) Legal
12 3 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.46%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.46%) Law
14 1 (0.23%) Electronics
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (40.88%) Developer
2 95 (21.94%) Java Developer
3 81 (18.71%) Architect
4 57 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 31 (7.16%) Consultant
7 25 (5.77%) Java Architect
8 17 (3.93%) Data Scientist
8 17 (3.93%) C# Developer
9 16 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 16 (3.70%) Software Engineer
9 16 (3.70%) Technical Architect
10 15 (3.46%) Senior Software Engineer
11 14 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (3.23%) Senior Architect
11 14 (3.23%) Lead Developer
12 13 (3.00%) Data Architect
13 12 (2.77%) Enterprise Architect
13 12 (2.77%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (2.77%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (22.17%) HTML
2 72 (16.63%) HTML5
3 66 (15.24%) CSS
3 66 (15.24%) Web Services
4 61 (14.09%) MapReduce
5 57 (13.16%) REST
6 53 (12.24%) Spring
7 44 (10.16%) .NET
8 40 (9.24%) CSS3
9 36 (8.31%) jQuery
10 33 (7.62%) Hibernate
11 32 (7.39%) SOAP
12 30 (6.93%) J2EE
13 28 (6.47%) JSON
14 24 (5.54%) XML
15 23 (5.31%) JDBC
15 23 (5.31%) Backbone.js
16 16 (3.70%) Swing
17 15 (3.46%) ASP.NET
18 14 (3.23%) Google Closure
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.16%) Visualisation
2 54 (12.47%) Computer Science
3 48 (11.09%) Open Source
4 38 (8.78%) Statistics
5 35 (8.08%) Mathematics
6 21 (4.85%) Data Integration
7 19 (4.39%) Social Network
8 14 (3.23%) Derivative
9 12 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
9 12 (2.77%) Physics
10 11 (2.54%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (2.31%) Digital Media
12 9 (2.08%) Client/Server
12 9 (2.08%) Machine Learning
13 8 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (1.85%) Economics
13 8 (1.85%) iPhone
14 7 (1.62%) Equities
14 7 (1.62%) Management Information System
14 7 (1.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (16.63%) Linux
2 39 (9.01%) UNIX
3 19 (4.39%) Android
4 15 (3.46%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.00%) Windows
6 10 (2.31%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (25.17%) Analytics
2 103 (23.79%) TDD
3 82 (18.94%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (16.86%) Data Analysis
5 69 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (14.32%) OO
7 61 (14.09%) Multithreading
8 57 (13.16%) OOP
9 50 (11.55%) Scrum
10 48 (11.09%) ETL
11 46 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (7.62%) E-Commerce
13 31 (7.16%) Software Engineering
14 30 (6.93%) Data Management
15 27 (6.24%) BDD
16 26 (6.00%) Data Modelling
17 25 (5.77%) MVC
18 24 (5.54%) Web Development
19 23 (5.31%) SOA
20 22 (5.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 253 (58.43%) Java
2 106 (24.48%) JavaScript
2 106 (24.48%) SQL
3 77 (17.78%) Python
4 67 (15.47%) R
5 66 (15.24%) Scala
6 46 (10.62%) Ruby
7 43 (9.93%) C#
8 32 (7.39%) C++
9 19 (4.39%) Perl
10 18 (4.16%) PHP
11 17 (3.93%) Bash Shell
12 16 (3.70%) Clojure
13 14 (3.23%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.85%) Groovy
14 8 (1.85%) F#
14 8 (1.85%) C
15 7 (1.62%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.92%) PHP5
16 4 (0.92%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 68 (15.70%) Degree
2 24 (5.54%) PhD
3 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.78%) QA
2 10 (2.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.62%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (1.39%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.08%) Puppet
3 7 (1.62%) Nagios
3 7 (1.62%) Capistrano
4 3 (0.69%) Oozie
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 52 (12.01%) Oracle
2 38 (8.78%) Google
3 26 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.70%) Tableau
5 15 (3.46%) Business Objects
6 11 (2.54%) Cognos
7 10 (2.31%) Talend
7 10 (2.31%) Informatica
8 9 (2.08%) Teradata
9 8 (1.85%) Twitter
9 8 (1.85%) Netezza
9 8 (1.85%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.39%) Adobe
11 5 (1.15%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.15%) Vertica
11 5 (1.15%) Percona
12 4 (0.92%) Greenplum
12 4 (0.92%) Ab Initio
12 4 (0.92%) IBM
13 3 (0.69%) Hyperion
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - + Benefits + OTE
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Realise Ltd
Salary: Superb salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TRG
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago