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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 62 120 195
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +75
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 401 266 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.11% 2.27% 1.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.63% 7.79% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 303 219 118
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,300 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2741 3415 3371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.12% 29.11% 28.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2345 2979 3034
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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.

1 307 (43.86%) Hadoop
2 287 (41.00%) Java
3 260 (37.14%) Analytics
4 236 (33.71%) SQL
5 206 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
6 178 (25.43%) Business Intelligence
6 178 (25.43%) Finance
7 154 (22.00%) Python
8 141 (20.14%) NoSQL
9 140 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 139 (19.86%) ETL
11 126 (18.00%) Scala
12 109 (15.57%) Software Engineering
13 108 (15.43%) SQL Server
14 104 (14.86%) Banking
15 100 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 98 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
17 96 (13.71%) JavaScript
18 95 (13.57%) Degree
19 93 (13.29%) TDD
20 91 (13.00%) Computer Science
21 90 (12.86%) Apache Hive
21 90 (12.86%) MongoDB
22 86 (12.29%) R
23 81 (11.57%) Oracle
24 78 (11.14%) Linux
25 76 (10.86%) SAS
25 76 (10.86%) Scrum
26 71 (10.14%) C#
27 70 (10.00%) Tableau

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 76 (10.86%) SAS
2 67 (9.57%) Apache Spark
3 55 (7.86%) Apache Pig
4 49 (7.00%) Apache Solr
5 48 (6.86%) Apache
6 33 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
7 31 (4.43%) Node.js
8 16 (2.29%) IIS
9 14 (2.00%) Jetty
10 12 (1.71%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.43%) nginx
12 9 (1.29%) Confluence
13 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.86%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.43%) JBoss
16 3 (0.43%) ArcGIS
16 3 (0.43%) CMS
17 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
17 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (5.00%) SPSS
2 24 (3.43%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.57%) Mathematica
5 3 (0.43%) MS Project
5 3 (0.43%) HipChat
6 1 (0.14%) MS Office
6 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.43%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.43%) HFM
1 3 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 98 (14.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.43%) SaaS
4 15 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.43%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.14%) PaaS
6 8 (1.14%) IaaS
7 7 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.00%) Internet
2 9 (1.29%) Broadband
3 7 (1.00%) DNS
4 5 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.71%) SAN
4 5 (0.71%) LDAP
4 5 (0.71%) TACACS
4 5 (0.71%) VLAN
4 5 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.43%) BGP
5 3 (0.43%) SNMP
6 2 (0.29%) HTTP
6 2 (0.29%) SSL
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.29%) MVNO
6 2 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 307 (43.86%) Hadoop
2 141 (20.14%) NoSQL
3 140 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 108 (15.43%) SQL Server
5 90 (12.86%) Apache Hive
5 90 (12.86%) MongoDB
6 58 (8.29%) MySQL
7 55 (7.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (7.29%) QlikView
9 49 (7.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 49 (7.00%) HBase
10 48 (6.86%) Relational Database
11 47 (6.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 38 (5.43%) Data Mining
13 37 (5.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (4.86%) BusinessObjects
15 29 (4.14%) Impala
16 28 (4.00%) Spotfire
17 22 (3.14%) RDBMS
17 22 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (6.43%) Git (software)
2 37 (5.29%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.00%) Hudson
3 14 (2.00%) JIRA
4 10 (1.43%) Selenium
4 10 (1.43%) JMeter
5 9 (1.29%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.14%) NUnit
6 8 (1.14%) Subversion
7 7 (1.00%) Maven
7 7 (1.00%) WebLOAD
7 7 (1.00%) LoadRunner
7 7 (1.00%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (1.00%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.71%) JUnit
9 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.57%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.57%) Mercurial
General
1 178 (25.43%) Finance
2 104 (14.86%) Banking
3 64 (9.14%) Marketing
4 33 (4.71%) Retail
5 27 (3.86%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.86%) Front Office
7 15 (2.14%) Games
8 14 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.86%) Legal
10 12 (1.71%) Advertising
11 11 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (1.00%) Financial Institution
13 6 (0.86%) Back Office
14 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.57%) French Language
15 3 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.43%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.29%) Publishing
16 2 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 261 (37.29%) Developer
2 120 (17.14%) Architect
3 81 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 67 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 59 (8.43%) Analyst
6 58 (8.29%) Data Architect
7 53 (7.57%) Consultant
8 44 (6.29%) Data Scientist
9 43 (6.14%) Senior Java Developer
10 37 (5.29%) Big Data Developer
11 31 (4.43%) Big Data Architect
11 31 (4.43%) Java Architect
11 31 (4.43%) Data Analyst
12 27 (3.86%) Hadoop Developer
13 22 (3.14%) Senior Manager
14 21 (3.00%) Lead Developer
14 21 (3.00%) Data Manager
15 19 (2.71%) SQL Developer
16 18 (2.57%) Full Stack Developer
17 17 (2.43%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (8.71%) .NET
2 54 (7.71%) J2EE
3 45 (6.43%) HTML
4 44 (6.29%) Web Services
5 39 (5.57%) CSS
6 32 (4.57%) Lucene
7 26 (3.71%) XML
8 23 (3.29%) Spring
8 23 (3.29%) Kafka
9 20 (2.86%) RESTful
9 20 (2.86%) AngularJS
10 19 (2.71%) jQuery
10 19 (2.71%) REST
11 18 (2.57%) Cascading
12 16 (2.29%) ASP.NET
13 15 (2.14%) HTML5
14 13 (1.86%) JSON
14 13 (1.86%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (1.71%) Middleware
16 11 (1.57%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 100 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (13.00%) Computer Science
3 58 (8.29%) Semantic Web
4 54 (7.71%) Visualisation
5 49 (7.00%) Data Integration
6 43 (6.14%) Algorithms
7 33 (4.71%) User Experience
8 32 (4.57%) Mathematics
9 28 (4.00%) Statistics
10 26 (3.71%) Data Structures
11 21 (3.00%) Management Information System
12 15 (2.14%) Mobile Banking
13 14 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
14 12 (1.71%) GIS
14 12 (1.71%) Social Media
15 11 (1.57%) FMCG
16 9 (1.29%) Mobile App
17 8 (1.14%) Digital Media
17 8 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 7 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.14%) Linux
2 39 (5.57%) UNIX
3 29 (4.14%) Windows
4 10 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.14%) Android
5 8 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (37.14%) Analytics
2 206 (29.43%) Agile Software Development
3 178 (25.43%) Business Intelligence
4 139 (19.86%) ETL
5 109 (15.57%) Software Engineering
6 93 (13.29%) TDD
7 76 (10.86%) Scrum
8 66 (9.43%) MapReduce
9 64 (9.14%) Data Analytics
10 61 (8.71%) E-Commerce
10 61 (8.71%) Open Source
11 60 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 57 (8.14%) Data Management
13 48 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 47 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
15 45 (6.43%) Project Management
16 41 (5.86%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (5.14%) Data Architecture
18 35 (5.00%) Mentoring
19 33 (4.71%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 287 (41.00%) Java
2 236 (33.71%) SQL
3 154 (22.00%) Python
4 126 (18.00%) Scala
5 96 (13.71%) JavaScript
6 86 (12.29%) R
7 71 (10.14%) C#
8 62 (8.86%) Ruby
9 59 (8.43%) C++
10 50 (7.14%) T-SQL
11 31 (4.43%) Perl
12 20 (2.86%) Bash Shell
13 19 (2.71%) C
14 17 (2.43%) MATLAB
15 13 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.57%) Spark SQL
17 10 (1.43%) PowerShell
18 9 (1.29%) PHP
19 7 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (13.57%) Degree
2 16 (2.29%) PhD
3 7 (1.00%) CSSLP
3 7 (1.00%) GWAPT
4 5 (0.71%) CCNA
4 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.71%) CEH
5 4 (0.57%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
6 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.29%) CITP
8 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.14%) MCTS
8 1 (0.14%) MCITP
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.14%) PMP
8 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.86%) QA
2 19 (2.71%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 7 (1.00%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.29%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) FINREP
6 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (3.86%) Docker
2 23 (3.29%) HDFS
3 7 (1.00%) LXC
4 6 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.71%) vSphere
5 5 (0.71%) KVM
6 4 (0.57%) Varnish
6 4 (0.57%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 35 (5.00%) Puppet
2 29 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (3.00%) Ansible
4 17 (2.43%) Hadoop YARN
5 15 (2.14%) Vagrant
6 13 (1.86%) Mesos
7 9 (1.29%) OPNET
8 7 (1.00%) AppDetective
8 7 (1.00%) Chronos
9 5 (0.71%) Graphite
9 5 (0.71%) WSUS
10 4 (0.57%) Ambari
10 4 (0.57%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.43%) Oozie
12 2 (0.29%) Salt
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 2 (0.29%) MOM
12 2 (0.29%) Nagios
13 1 (0.14%) Kibana
Vendors
1 81 (11.57%) Oracle
2 70 (10.00%) Tableau
3 55 (7.86%) Microsoft
4 49 (7.00%) Informatica
5 34 (4.86%) Teradata
6 30 (4.29%) IBM
7 27 (3.86%) Ab Initio
7 27 (3.86%) SAP
8 25 (3.57%) hybris
8 25 (3.57%) Netezza
9 20 (2.86%) Cloudera
10 18 (2.57%) Hortonworks
11 17 (2.43%) HP
12 15 (2.14%) Cognos
13 14 (2.00%) Google
13 14 (2.00%) SaltStack
14 12 (1.71%) MicroStrategy
15 9 (1.29%) TIBCO
15 9 (1.29%) VMware
16 8 (1.14%) Greenplum
City, London
Elsevier
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £33,000 per annum Plus Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50000 - £120000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mail Online
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: COMPETITIVE + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 4 days ago