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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 66 112 218
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +106
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 387 307 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 3.73% 2.48% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.29% 8.36% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 310 251 98
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £41,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £78,250
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
2911 3672 3245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 28.02% 29.72% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2491 3168 2887
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 3 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 3 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.

1 286 (42.18%) Hadoop
2 284 (41.89%) Java
3 258 (38.05%) Analytics
4 227 (33.48%) SQL
5 203 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
7 175 (25.81%) Finance
8 135 (19.91%) NoSQL
9 133 (19.62%) Python
10 131 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
11 130 (19.17%) ETL
12 120 (17.70%) Scala
13 117 (17.26%) SQL Server
14 99 (14.60%) Degree
15 95 (14.01%) Software Engineering
16 93 (13.72%) JavaScript
17 92 (13.57%) Banking
18 91 (13.42%) TDD
18 91 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
19 87 (12.83%) R
20 86 (12.68%) Computer Science
21 85 (12.54%) MongoDB
22 80 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
23 79 (11.65%) SAS
24 76 (11.21%) Apache Hive
25 75 (11.06%) Oracle
26 69 (10.18%) C#
26 69 (10.18%) Linux
26 69 (10.18%) MapReduce
27 68 (10.03%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 79 (11.65%) SAS
2 50 (7.37%) Apache Spark
3 48 (7.08%) Apache Solr
4 45 (6.64%) Apache
5 43 (6.34%) Apache Pig
6 35 (5.16%) Node.js
7 31 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (2.51%) IIS
9 12 (1.77%) Jetty
10 8 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.03%) nginx
12 6 (0.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.74%) CMS
14 4 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.59%) Magnolia
15 3 (0.44%) ArcGIS
16 2 (0.29%) SharePoint
16 2 (0.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 36 (5.31%) SPSS
2 29 (4.28%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.88%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.59%) Mathematica
5 3 (0.44%) MS Office
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.44%) HFM
1 3 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.15%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.15%) Unica
2 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 80 (11.80%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 17 (2.51%) SaaS
4 15 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.33%) Google Analytics
6 7 (1.03%) PaaS
6 7 (1.03%) IaaS
7 4 (0.59%) Amazon ELB
7 4 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.44%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.15%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.36%) Internet
2 9 (1.33%) Broadband
3 6 (0.88%) DNS
4 5 (0.74%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.74%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.74%) SAN
4 5 (0.74%) LDAP
4 5 (0.74%) TACACS
4 5 (0.74%) VLAN
4 5 (0.74%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (0.44%) SNMP
6 2 (0.29%) MVNO
6 2 (0.29%) Firewall
6 2 (0.29%) Wireless
6 2 (0.29%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.15%) Network Security
7 1 (0.15%) HTTP
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (42.18%) Hadoop
2 135 (19.91%) NoSQL
3 131 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
4 117 (17.26%) SQL Server
5 85 (12.54%) MongoDB
6 76 (11.21%) Apache Hive
7 61 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (8.26%) QlikView
8 56 (8.26%) MySQL
9 44 (6.49%) Relational Database
10 43 (6.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (5.90%) Apache Cassandra
12 39 (5.75%) Data Mining
13 37 (5.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 34 (5.01%) BusinessObjects
15 31 (4.57%) HBase
16 28 (4.13%) Spotfire
17 24 (3.54%) Impala
18 22 (3.24%) OLAP
19 21 (3.10%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 39 (5.75%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.98%) Jenkins
3 12 (1.77%) NUnit
4 11 (1.62%) Hudson
5 9 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (1.03%) LoadRunner
6 7 (1.03%) Visual Studio
6 7 (1.03%) Selenium
6 7 (1.03%) WebLOAD
6 7 (1.03%) Subversion
6 7 (1.03%) JMeter
7 6 (0.88%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.88%) Maven
7 6 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (0.88%) WebDriver
8 4 (0.59%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.59%) Mercurial
8 4 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.59%) JIRA
9 3 (0.44%) JUnit
General
1 175 (25.81%) Finance
2 92 (13.57%) Banking
3 63 (9.29%) Marketing
4 37 (5.46%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.39%) Retail
6 19 (2.80%) Front Office
7 12 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.62%) Games
8 11 (1.62%) Advertising
8 11 (1.62%) Legal
9 7 (1.03%) Back Office
9 7 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.59%) Publishing
11 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.44%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.29%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.29%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 256 (37.76%) Developer
2 128 (18.88%) Architect
3 94 (13.86%) Java Developer
4 72 (10.62%) Senior Developer
5 60 (8.85%) Analyst
6 59 (8.70%) Data Architect
7 51 (7.52%) Consultant
7 51 (7.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 44 (6.49%) Data Scientist
9 35 (5.16%) Big Data Developer
10 33 (4.87%) Java Architect
11 32 (4.72%) Big Data Architect
12 30 (4.42%) Data Analyst
13 25 (3.69%) Hadoop Developer
14 23 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 22 (3.24%) Lead Developer
16 20 (2.95%) Data Manager
16 20 (2.95%) SQL Developer
17 18 (2.65%) Technical Leader
18 16 (2.36%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (8.85%) .NET
2 58 (8.55%) J2EE
3 41 (6.05%) HTML
4 38 (5.60%) CSS
5 35 (5.16%) Lucene
6 31 (4.57%) Web Services
7 25 (3.69%) XML
7 25 (3.69%) Spring
8 23 (3.39%) jQuery
9 22 (3.24%) AngularJS
10 21 (3.10%) ASP.NET
11 18 (2.65%) REST
12 16 (2.36%) HTML5
12 16 (2.36%) Cascading
13 15 (2.21%) KnockoutJS
13 15 (2.21%) RESTful
14 14 (2.06%) JSON
15 13 (1.92%) Middleware
16 12 (1.77%) Hibernate
16 12 (1.77%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 91 (13.42%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (12.68%) Computer Science
3 52 (7.67%) Visualisation
4 47 (6.93%) Data Integration
5 35 (5.16%) Algorithms
6 31 (4.57%) Semantic Web
7 29 (4.28%) Mathematics
8 25 (3.69%) Statistics
9 24 (3.54%) User Experience
10 20 (2.95%) Data Structures
11 19 (2.80%) Mobile Banking
12 16 (2.36%) Management Information System
13 12 (1.77%) Social Media
14 11 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (1.62%) FMCG
15 9 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.33%) GIS
16 8 (1.18%) Smart Meter
16 8 (1.18%) Digital Media
16 8 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 69 (10.18%) Linux
2 31 (4.57%) UNIX
3 28 (4.13%) Windows
4 8 (1.18%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.59%) Android
5 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (38.05%) Analytics
2 203 (29.94%) Agile Software Development
3 179 (26.40%) Business Intelligence
4 130 (19.17%) ETL
5 95 (14.01%) Software Engineering
6 91 (13.42%) TDD
7 69 (10.18%) MapReduce
8 68 (10.03%) Scrum
9 63 (9.29%) E-Commerce
10 61 (9.00%) Data Analysis
11 55 (8.11%) Data Analytics
12 51 (7.52%) Data Management
13 50 (7.37%) Open Source
14 45 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (5.90%) Project Management
16 39 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 36 (5.31%) Data Modelling
18 35 (5.16%) Data Architecture
19 34 (5.01%) Mentoring
20 30 (4.42%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 284 (41.89%) Java
2 227 (33.48%) SQL
3 133 (19.62%) Python
4 120 (17.70%) Scala
5 93 (13.72%) JavaScript
6 87 (12.83%) R
7 69 (10.18%) C#
8 53 (7.82%) C++
8 53 (7.82%) T-SQL
9 50 (7.37%) Ruby
10 22 (3.24%) Perl
11 18 (2.65%) C
12 17 (2.51%) MATLAB
13 16 (2.36%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.47%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.33%) Groovy
15 9 (1.33%) Spark SQL
15 9 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 8 (1.18%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (14.60%) Degree
2 18 (2.65%) PhD
3 6 (0.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.74%) CCNA
4 5 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.74%) CEH
5 4 (0.59%) CSSLP
5 4 (0.59%) GWAPT
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.15%) MCTS
7 1 (0.15%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.13%) QA
2 18 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.59%) HIPAA
3 4 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) FINREP
5 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (2.80%) Docker
2 17 (2.51%) HDFS
3 7 (1.03%) LXC
4 5 (0.74%) KVM
4 5 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.59%) Varnish
5 4 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (3.83%) Puppet
2 23 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.51%) Ansible
4 14 (2.06%) Vagrant
5 11 (1.62%) Mesos
5 11 (1.62%) Hadoop YARN
6 9 (1.33%) OPNET
7 7 (1.03%) Chronos
8 5 (0.74%) WSUS
9 4 (0.59%) AppDetective
9 4 (0.59%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.29%) MOM
10 2 (0.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (11.06%) Oracle
2 66 (9.73%) Microsoft
3 65 (9.59%) Tableau
4 45 (6.64%) Informatica
5 30 (4.42%) hybris
6 26 (3.83%) Teradata
7 25 (3.69%) SAP
8 24 (3.54%) Ab Initio
9 23 (3.39%) Netezza
10 19 (2.80%) IBM
11 17 (2.51%) Cloudera
12 14 (2.06%) HP
13 13 (1.92%) Cognos
14 12 (1.77%) Google
15 11 (1.62%) MicroStrategy
15 11 (1.62%) Hortonworks
16 10 (1.47%) SaltStack
16 10 (1.47%) Splunk
17 9 (1.33%) TIBCO
18 7 (1.03%) DataFlux
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + car, stock options and bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65 - £70 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90k plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £110k plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 5 days ago