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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 102 150 225
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +75
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 255 186 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.45% 1.76% 0.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.19% 6.44% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 210 167 94
Average salary £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £93,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +5.26%
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
2774 2887 3115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 26.69% 27.39% 28.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2452 2522 2845
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015, 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.

1 261 (55.18%) Java
2 238 (50.32%) Hadoop
3 204 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
4 160 (33.83%) Analytics
5 146 (30.87%) SQL
6 119 (25.16%) Degree
7 113 (23.89%) Finance
8 108 (22.83%) TDD
9 106 (22.41%) NoSQL
10 94 (19.87%) MongoDB
11 86 (18.18%) Scala
12 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
13 77 (16.28%) Python
13 77 (16.28%) Spring
13 77 (16.28%) Computer Science
14 71 (15.01%) Apache Hive
15 68 (14.38%) Banking
16 67 (14.16%) MapReduce
17 64 (13.53%) Linux
18 61 (12.90%) SQL Server
18 61 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
19 60 (12.68%) Oracle
20 59 (12.47%) JavaScript
21 56 (11.84%) Hibernate
22 55 (11.63%) MVC
23 53 (11.21%) Data Analytics
24 51 (10.78%) Software Engineering
25 50 (10.57%) Scrum
25 50 (10.57%) ETL
25 50 (10.57%) R

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 45 (9.51%) Apache Pig
2 42 (8.88%) SAS
3 37 (7.82%) Elasticsearch
4 27 (5.71%) Apache Spark
5 18 (3.81%) Apache
6 15 (3.17%) Node.js
7 14 (2.96%) Tomcat
7 14 (2.96%) IIS
8 13 (2.75%) Apache Solr
9 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
10 5 (1.06%) CMS
10 5 (1.06%) Jetty
10 5 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.85%) nginx
11 4 (0.85%) Mule
11 4 (0.85%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.63%) GemFire
12 3 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
12 3 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 21 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.59%) SPSS
3 4 (0.85%) CPLEX
3 4 (0.85%) MS Office
3 4 (0.85%) Weka
4 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.42%) HFM
2 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.86%) Cloud Computing
2 20 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (2.96%) SaaS
5 7 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.63%) PaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Heroku
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.21%) GitHub
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.17%) Internet
2 10 (2.11%) LDAP
3 7 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (1.27%) VoIP
4 6 (1.27%) VPN
5 3 (0.63%) HTTP
6 2 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.21%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (50.32%) Hadoop
2 106 (22.41%) NoSQL
3 94 (19.87%) MongoDB
4 71 (15.01%) Apache Hive
5 61 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 49 (10.36%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (9.94%) MySQL
8 44 (9.30%) QlikView
9 43 (9.09%) Data Mining
10 40 (8.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (7.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 35 (7.40%) HBase
13 33 (6.98%) Relational Database
14 28 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
15 21 (4.44%) Redis
16 16 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (3.38%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (3.17%) OLAP
18 13 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (8.88%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.81%) Maven
4 14 (2.96%) Subversion
5 13 (2.75%) Selenium
6 12 (2.54%) Cucumber
7 10 (2.11%) JIRA
8 9 (1.90%) NUnit
9 7 (1.48%) JUnit
9 7 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.48%) Talend Open Studio
9 7 (1.48%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.48%) Hudson
10 6 (1.27%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.06%) Ant
11 5 (1.06%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.06%) Mockito
12 4 (0.85%) SpecFlow
12 4 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
General
1 113 (23.89%) Finance
2 68 (14.38%) Banking
3 23 (4.86%) Telecoms
4 20 (4.23%) Marketing
5 16 (3.38%) Retail
6 14 (2.96%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.54%) Publishing
7 12 (2.54%) Front Office
8 10 (2.11%) Games
9 9 (1.90%) Legal
10 8 (1.69%) Advertising
11 3 (0.63%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.42%) French Language
13 1 (0.21%) German Language
13 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) Electronics
13 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 171 (36.15%) Developer
2 108 (22.83%) Java Developer
3 77 (16.28%) Architect
4 63 (13.32%) Senior Developer
5 51 (10.78%) Senior Java Developer
6 35 (7.40%) Analyst
7 34 (7.19%) Data Scientist
8 32 (6.77%) Data Architect
9 30 (6.34%) Big Data Architect
10 29 (6.13%) Consultant
11 22 (4.65%) Software Engineer
12 18 (3.81%) Java Architect
13 17 (3.59%) DBA
14 16 (3.38%) Administrator
14 16 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
15 15 (3.17%) Test Analyst
15 15 (3.17%) Big Data Developer
16 14 (2.96%) SQL DBA
17 12 (2.54%) Senior Architect
18 11 (2.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (16.28%) Spring
2 56 (11.84%) Hibernate
3 43 (9.09%) HTML
3 43 (9.09%) REST
4 38 (8.03%) Web Services
5 37 (7.82%) .NET
5 37 (7.82%) CSS
6 33 (6.98%) XML
7 31 (6.55%) J2EE
8 29 (6.13%) Spring MVC
9 18 (3.81%) ASP.NET
10 17 (3.59%) SOAP
11 16 (3.38%) jQuery
12 14 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.75%) HTML5
14 12 (2.54%) RESTful
14 12 (2.54%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (2.33%) AngularJS
16 10 (2.11%) Lucene
17 9 (1.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 77 (16.28%) Computer Science
2 61 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (7.40%) Visualisation
4 30 (6.34%) Open Source
5 29 (6.13%) Algorithms
6 27 (5.71%) Mathematics
7 20 (4.23%) Mobile Banking
8 19 (4.02%) Data Integration
9 18 (3.81%) Statistics
10 15 (3.17%) User Experience
11 13 (2.75%) Data Structures
12 11 (2.33%) Clustering
13 10 (2.11%) Social Media
14 8 (1.69%) Derivative
15 7 (1.48%) Market Risk
15 7 (1.48%) Smart Meter
16 6 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.27%) iPad
16 6 (1.27%) Physics
16 6 (1.27%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 64 (13.53%) Linux
2 35 (7.40%) UNIX
3 24 (5.07%) Windows
4 13 (2.75%) Android
5 5 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.42%) Debian
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) AIX
8 1 (0.21%) Solaris
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (33.83%) Analytics
3 108 (22.83%) TDD
4 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (14.16%) MapReduce
6 55 (11.63%) MVC
7 53 (11.21%) Data Analytics
8 51 (10.78%) Software Engineering
9 50 (10.57%) Scrum
9 50 (10.57%) ETL
10 46 (9.73%) Pair Programming
11 39 (8.25%) OO
12 36 (7.61%) Data Analysis
13 34 (7.19%) Big Data Analytics
14 33 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (6.77%) Data Modelling
16 30 (6.34%) E-Commerce
16 30 (6.34%) Unit Testing
17 29 (6.13%) BDD
17 29 (6.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (55.18%) Java
2 146 (30.87%) SQL
3 86 (18.18%) Scala
4 77 (16.28%) Python
5 59 (12.47%) JavaScript
6 50 (10.57%) R
7 47 (9.94%) C#
8 40 (8.46%) Ruby
9 35 (7.40%) C++
10 17 (3.59%) C
11 16 (3.38%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.75%) MATLAB
13 11 (2.33%) Shell Script
14 10 (2.11%) Perl
15 9 (1.90%) Groovy
16 8 (1.69%) F#
17 7 (1.48%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.48%) PHP
18 5 (1.06%) PL/SQL
18 5 (1.06%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 119 (25.16%) Degree
2 16 (3.38%) PhD
3 5 (1.06%) VCP4
4 4 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.81%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (3.81%) HDFS
2 6 (1.27%) Xen
3 5 (1.06%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.42%) Snort
6 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.21%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.21%) GridGain
6 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.33%) Puppet
2 7 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (1.06%) Oozie
4 4 (0.85%) Ambari
4 4 (0.85%) OpenView
4 4 (0.85%) Nagios
4 4 (0.85%) ZABBIX
4 4 (0.85%) Cacti
4 4 (0.85%) Munin
5 2 (0.42%) Ansible
6 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (12.68%) Oracle
2 43 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 19 (4.02%) Tableau
4 17 (3.59%) Informatica
5 16 (3.38%) Business Objects
6 15 (3.17%) SAP
6 15 (3.17%) Google
6 15 (3.17%) Splunk
7 14 (2.96%) Hortonworks
7 14 (2.96%) Teradata
7 14 (2.96%) Cognos
8 12 (2.54%) hybris
9 9 (1.90%) Ab Initio
10 7 (1.48%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.48%) Vertica
10 7 (1.48%) Talend
11 6 (1.27%) Netezza
11 6 (1.27%) Sony
11 6 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (1.06%) Red Hat
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Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + Big benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £85k + bonus & benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £58000 - £64000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum depending on your level of experienc
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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