The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 113 193 232
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +39
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 270 135 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 1.14% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.82% 4.02% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 222 118 110
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £48,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £87,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Big Data
London

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
3453 3355 3658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 29.08% 28.36% 28.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3015 3017 3374
Average salary £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,805
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 August 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 August 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.

1 330 (54.73%) Java
2 286 (47.43%) Hadoop
3 210 (34.83%) Analytics
4 168 (27.86%) SQL
5 144 (23.88%) Degree
6 139 (23.05%) Finance
7 120 (19.90%) R
8 119 (19.73%) NoSQL
9 114 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
10 112 (18.57%) Linux
11 108 (17.91%) MongoDB
12 104 (17.25%) MapReduce
12 104 (17.25%) Data Warehouse
13 101 (16.75%) Python
13 101 (16.75%) Oracle
14 99 (16.42%) Computer Science
15 95 (15.75%) Scala
16 94 (15.59%) REST
17 93 (15.42%) TDD
18 91 (15.09%) ETL
19 90 (14.93%) Data Analysis
20 83 (13.76%) Apache Hive
21 81 (13.43%) Mathematics
22 80 (13.27%) JavaScript
22 80 (13.27%) Visualisation
23 78 (12.94%) Data Modelling
24 76 (12.60%) HTML
25 73 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
26 72 (11.94%) C++
27 70 (11.61%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 70 (11.61%) SAS
2 47 (7.79%) Apache Pig
3 9 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 6 (1.00%) Oracle Coherence
5 6 (1.00%) Apache Solr
6 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.66%) Apache
7 4 (0.66%) Mule
8 3 (0.50%) Node.js
8 3 (0.50%) IIS
9 2 (0.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.33%) FileNet
9 2 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.17%) WordPress
10 1 (0.17%) nginx
10 1 (0.17%) GemFire
10 1 (0.17%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 35 (5.80%) SPSS
2 29 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 28 (4.64%) CPLEX
4 7 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (1.00%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.66%) Blender
7 4 (0.66%) InDesign
7 4 (0.66%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (0.66%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.33%) Stata
8 2 (0.33%) MS Office
8 2 (0.33%) Weka
9 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.66%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.66%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.33%) SAP InfiniteInsight
5 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.17%) HFM
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.32%) SaaS
3 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.66%) Google App Engine
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.99%) Kerberos
2 14 (2.32%) Internet
3 9 (1.49%) LAN
3 9 (1.49%) WAN
4 6 (1.00%) HTTP
5 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 1 (0.17%) SSL
6 1 (0.17%) SAN
6 1 (0.17%) SMS
6 1 (0.17%) VoIP
6 1 (0.17%) MPLS
6 1 (0.17%) Firewall
6 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.17%) Multicast
6 1 (0.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (47.43%) Hadoop
2 119 (19.73%) NoSQL
3 108 (17.91%) MongoDB
4 104 (17.25%) Data Warehouse
5 83 (13.76%) Apache Hive
6 66 (10.95%) SQL Server
7 58 (9.62%) Mahout
8 55 (9.12%) Relational Database
9 53 (8.79%) HBase
10 51 (8.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 50 (8.29%) Data Mining
12 47 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
13 42 (6.97%) MySQL
13 42 (6.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 41 (6.80%) QlikView
15 36 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
15 36 (5.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (4.98%) Pentaho
17 29 (4.81%) DataStage
18 26 (4.31%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (5.64%) Git (software)
2 33 (5.47%) Talend Open Studio
3 19 (3.15%) Selenium
4 18 (2.99%) Log4j
4 18 (2.99%) Cucumber
4 18 (2.99%) JConsole
5 16 (2.65%) JUnit
6 14 (2.32%) Jenkins
7 13 (2.16%) WebDriver
8 11 (1.82%) Maven
9 10 (1.66%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.66%) SpecFlow
10 9 (1.49%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.33%) Subversion
12 7 (1.16%) Ant
12 7 (1.16%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.83%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.33%) WebStorm
14 2 (0.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 139 (23.05%) Finance
2 54 (8.96%) Marketing
3 50 (8.29%) Retail
4 42 (6.97%) Banking
5 29 (4.81%) Front Office
6 27 (4.48%) Games
7 21 (3.48%) Advertising
7 21 (3.48%) Telecoms
8 20 (3.32%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.82%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.66%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.33%) Back Office
12 6 (1.00%) Legal
12 6 (1.00%) Music Industry
12 6 (1.00%) Publishing
12 6 (1.00%) German Language
13 5 (0.83%) Law
14 2 (0.33%) Electronics
15 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 189 (31.34%) Developer
2 125 (20.73%) Architect
3 81 (13.43%) Java Developer
4 71 (11.77%) Data Scientist
5 67 (11.11%) Consultant
6 50 (8.29%) Senior Developer
7 30 (4.98%) Data Architect
7 30 (4.98%) Enterprise Architect
8 29 (4.81%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (4.31%) Analyst
10 24 (3.98%) DBA
10 24 (3.98%) Lead Developer
11 20 (3.32%) Administrator
12 19 (3.15%) Big Data Architect
13 18 (2.99%) Statistician
13 18 (2.99%) Research Engineer
14 17 (2.82%) Senior Architect
15 16 (2.65%) Java Architect
15 16 (2.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 16 (2.65%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (15.59%) REST
2 76 (12.60%) HTML
3 67 (11.11%) SOAP
4 61 (10.12%) Web Services
5 57 (9.45%) CSS
6 46 (7.63%) Spring
7 42 (6.97%) JSON
7 42 (6.97%) .NET
7 42 (6.97%) XML
8 34 (5.64%) HTML5
9 28 (4.64%) RESTful
10 23 (3.81%) JMX
11 20 (3.32%) J2EE
11 20 (3.32%) Cascading
12 19 (3.15%) Kafka
13 18 (2.99%) SPNEGO
13 18 (2.99%) Hibernate
14 15 (2.49%) ASP.NET
15 14 (2.32%) jQuery
16 13 (2.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 99 (16.42%) Computer Science
2 81 (13.43%) Mathematics
3 80 (13.27%) Visualisation
4 64 (10.61%) Statistics
5 48 (7.96%) Open Source
6 37 (6.14%) Data Integration
7 32 (5.31%) Economics
8 31 (5.14%) Digital Media
9 30 (4.98%) Physics
10 28 (4.64%) Applied Mathematics
11 26 (4.31%) Neural Network
12 17 (2.82%) Blog
13 13 (2.16%) Credit Risk
14 12 (1.99%) Life Science
14 12 (1.99%) Smartphone
15 11 (1.82%) Derivative
15 11 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (1.82%) Psychology
16 10 (1.66%) Social Network
16 10 (1.66%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 112 (18.57%) Linux
2 58 (9.62%) UNIX
3 12 (1.99%) Ubuntu
4 10 (1.66%) Android
4 10 (1.66%) Windows
5 8 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.50%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (34.83%) Analytics
2 114 (18.91%) Business Intelligence
3 104 (17.25%) MapReduce
4 93 (15.42%) TDD
5 91 (15.09%) ETL
6 90 (14.93%) Data Analysis
7 78 (12.94%) Data Modelling
8 73 (12.11%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (9.78%) Data Management
10 53 (8.79%) OO
10 53 (8.79%) Data Analytics
11 46 (7.63%) SOA
12 45 (7.46%) Multithreading
13 42 (6.97%) BDD
13 42 (6.97%) OOP
14 41 (6.80%) Scrum
15 40 (6.63%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
17 36 (5.97%) Big Data Analytics
18 35 (5.80%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 330 (54.73%) Java
2 168 (27.86%) SQL
3 120 (19.90%) R
4 101 (16.75%) Python
5 95 (15.75%) Scala
6 80 (13.27%) JavaScript
7 72 (11.94%) C++
8 63 (10.45%) MATLAB
9 56 (9.29%) Ruby
10 39 (6.47%) C#
11 28 (4.64%) PHP
12 25 (4.15%) T-SQL
13 23 (3.81%) Clojure
14 17 (2.82%) C
15 15 (2.49%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.99%) Groovy
17 11 (1.82%) Bash Shell
18 9 (1.49%) Perl
19 8 (1.33%) VBA
20 6 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 144 (23.88%) Degree
2 53 (8.79%) PhD
3 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.66%) MCTS
3 4 (0.66%) MCITP
3 4 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.17%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (5.64%) QA
2 11 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) COBIT
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.82%) HDFS
3 2 (0.33%) GPFS
3 2 (0.33%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.81%) Puppet
3 12 (1.99%) Nagios
3 12 (1.99%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 101 (16.75%) Oracle
2 65 (10.78%) Microsoft
3 35 (5.80%) Tableau
4 33 (5.47%) Talend
4 33 (5.47%) Teradata
5 32 (5.31%) Cognos
5 32 (5.31%) Google
6 29 (4.81%) Business Objects
7 27 (4.48%) IBM
7 27 (4.48%) Adobe
7 27 (4.48%) Cloudera
8 23 (3.81%) Informatica
9 14 (2.32%) MapR
10 12 (1.99%) Twitter
10 12 (1.99%) Netezza
10 12 (1.99%) Sybase
11 10 (1.66%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (1.66%) Hortonworks
12 9 (1.49%) Ab Initio
12 9 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £70k to £85k + share options
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
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Posted: 18 hours ago
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Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: Yesterday
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Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Industry leading Benefits
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