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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 53 67 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +57
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 272 338 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.63% 3.99% 2.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.14% 13.46% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 227 256 215
Median salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £95,000 £86,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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
1796 2511 3260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 29.66% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1638 2180 2847
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 294 (56.65%) Java
2 283 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (40.46%) Hadoop
4 155 (29.87%) TDD
5 154 (29.67%) Finance
6 153 (29.48%) Analytics
7 134 (25.82%) Scala
8 130 (25.05%) Python
9 118 (22.74%) NoSQL
9 118 (22.74%) Apache Spark
10 113 (21.77%) Machine Learning
11 112 (21.58%) SQL
12 111 (21.39%) Degree
13 110 (21.19%) Scrum
14 109 (21.00%) BDD
15 104 (20.04%) Computer Science
16 101 (19.46%) Amazon AWS
17 95 (18.30%) MongoDB
18 93 (17.92%) Software Engineering
19 86 (16.57%) JavaScript
20 83 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
21 81 (15.61%) Spring
22 78 (15.03%) Banking
22 78 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
23 73 (14.07%) SDLC
24 70 (13.49%) Visualisation
25 66 (12.72%) Multithreading
25 66 (12.72%) Algorithms
26 64 (12.33%) Data Analytics
27 63 (12.14%) Data Warehouse

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 118 (22.74%) Apache Spark
2 59 (11.37%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (5.78%) Apache
4 27 (5.20%) Apache Solr
5 16 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.70%) Apache Pig
6 14 (2.70%) SAS
7 13 (2.50%) OpenStack
7 13 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.93%) Confluence
8 10 (1.93%) Jetty
9 9 (1.73%) JBoss
9 9 (1.73%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.96%) ArcGIS
11 5 (0.96%) nginx
11 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.58%) CMS
13 2 (0.39%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.16%) SPSS
3 3 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) Gephi
4 2 (0.39%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (0.77%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.77%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.58%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 3 (0.58%) SAP HR
3 3 (0.58%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 2 (0.39%) Magento
5 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 101 (19.46%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (4.43%) PaaS
4 21 (4.05%) Amazon EMR
5 19 (3.66%) IaaS
6 14 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (1.93%) SaaS
8 7 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.77%) AdWords
9 4 (0.77%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.19%) Force.com
12 1 (0.19%) GitHub
12 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.85%) Internet
2 9 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.35%) HTTP
4 5 (0.96%) Network Security
5 3 (0.58%) Firewall
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) DNS
6 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.19%) FCoE
6 1 (0.19%) FTP
6 1 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.19%) LAN
6 1 (0.19%) MPLS
6 1 (0.19%) SNMP
6 1 (0.19%) VPN
6 1 (0.19%) WAN
6 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (40.46%) Hadoop
2 118 (22.74%) NoSQL
3 95 (18.30%) MongoDB
4 63 (12.14%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (11.56%) SQL Server
6 58 (11.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 45 (8.67%) MySQL
8 43 (8.29%) Apache Hive
9 40 (7.71%) Relational Database
10 34 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (6.36%) Data Mining
12 30 (5.78%) HBase
13 27 (5.20%) QlikView
14 24 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (4.43%) RDBMS
16 18 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (2.89%) Redis
18 14 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 13 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
19 13 (2.50%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 30 (5.78%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.85%) JIRA
3 10 (1.93%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 8 (1.54%) Maven
6 7 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (0.96%) Phabricator
8 4 (0.77%) GoCD
9 3 (0.58%) ERwin
9 3 (0.58%) SpecFlow
10 2 (0.39%) Mocha
10 2 (0.39%) MSTest
10 2 (0.39%) Selenium
10 2 (0.39%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.19%) Gradle
11 1 (0.19%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.19%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.19%) TeamCity
General
1 154 (29.67%) Finance
2 78 (15.03%) Banking
3 57 (10.98%) Marketing
4 56 (10.79%) Advertising
5 40 (7.71%) Games
6 29 (5.59%) Law
7 26 (5.01%) Retail
8 20 (3.85%) Investment Banking
9 17 (3.28%) Front Office
10 13 (2.50%) Publishing
10 13 (2.50%) Telecoms
11 11 (2.12%) Legal
12 5 (0.96%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) Billing
13 2 (0.39%) Electronics
13 2 (0.39%) Music Industry
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.19%) Back Office
14 1 (0.19%) Military
14 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 254 (48.94%) Developer
2 172 (33.14%) Java Developer
3 68 (13.10%) Senior Developer
4 65 (12.52%) Architect
5 63 (12.14%) Software Engineer
6 48 (9.25%) Scala Developer
7 46 (8.86%) Senior Java Developer
8 40 (7.71%) Java Scala Developer
9 37 (7.13%) Data Architect
10 34 (6.55%) Big Data Developer
11 32 (6.17%) Data Scientist
12 28 (5.39%) Software Developer
13 27 (5.20%) Java Engineer
14 26 (5.01%) Analyst
14 26 (5.01%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 25 (4.82%) Hadoop Developer
15 25 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
16 24 (4.62%) Big Data Architect
16 24 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
16 24 (4.62%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (15.61%) Spring
2 56 (10.79%) HTML
3 47 (9.06%) Node.js
4 44 (8.48%) REST
5 41 (7.90%) CSS
6 40 (7.71%) AngularJS
7 39 (7.51%) Akka
7 39 (7.51%) Lucene
8 38 (7.32%) HTML5
9 35 (6.74%) Web Services
10 33 (6.36%) .NET
11 31 (5.97%) React
12 28 (5.39%) JSON
12 28 (5.39%) Kafka
13 25 (4.82%) jQuery
13 25 (4.82%) Natural Language Processing
14 24 (4.62%) SOAP
15 19 (3.66%) Hibernate
15 19 (3.66%) Serverless Framework
15 19 (3.66%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 104 (20.04%) Computer Science
2 70 (13.49%) Visualisation
3 66 (12.72%) Algorithms
4 47 (9.06%) Mathematics
5 35 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (5.20%) Statistics
7 26 (5.01%) Artificial Intelligence
8 25 (4.82%) Data Structures
8 25 (4.82%) Fintech
9 23 (4.43%) Derivative
9 23 (4.43%) Ontologies
10 21 (4.05%) Public Cloud
11 20 (3.85%) Linked Data
12 17 (3.28%) Digital Media
13 14 (2.70%) Data Integration
14 13 (2.50%) Taxonomies
15 12 (2.31%) Economics
15 12 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (2.12%) Clustering
16 11 (2.12%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.40%) Linux
2 11 (2.12%) Unix
3 10 (1.93%) Windows
4 8 (1.54%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.96%) Debian
6 3 (0.58%) AIX
6 3 (0.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Android
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (54.53%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (29.87%) TDD
3 153 (29.48%) Analytics
4 113 (21.77%) Machine Learning
5 110 (21.19%) Scrum
6 109 (21.00%) BDD
7 93 (17.92%) Software Engineering
8 83 (15.99%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
10 73 (14.07%) SDLC
11 66 (12.72%) Multithreading
12 64 (12.33%) Data Analytics
13 56 (10.79%) ETL
14 45 (8.67%) MapReduce
14 45 (8.67%) OO
15 44 (8.48%) Kanban
15 44 (8.48%) Software Delivery
16 35 (6.74%) Functional Programming
17 32 (6.17%) Pair Programming
18 31 (5.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (56.65%) Java
2 134 (25.82%) Scala
3 130 (25.05%) Python
4 112 (21.58%) SQL
5 86 (16.57%) JavaScript
6 49 (9.44%) Ruby
7 36 (6.94%) PHP
8 35 (6.74%) R
9 32 (6.17%) C#
10 28 (5.39%) Clojure
10 28 (5.39%) Haskell
11 23 (4.43%) Go
12 22 (4.24%) Perl
13 19 (3.66%) Shell Script
14 18 (3.47%) MATLAB
15 16 (3.08%) Bash Shell
16 15 (2.89%) Erlang
17 13 (2.50%) Groovy
17 13 (2.50%) PL/SQL
18 9 (1.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 111 (21.39%) Degree
2 38 (7.32%) PhD
3 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.39%) CITP
4 2 (0.39%) MCSE
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.19%) CCNA
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.19%) CISSP
5 1 (0.19%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) GIAC
5 1 (0.19%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (0.19%) MCSA
5 1 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.19%) SANS
5 1 (0.19%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (0.19%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.73%) Data Quality
1 9 (1.73%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) SDET
System Software
1 23 (4.43%) Docker
2 21 (4.05%) HDFS
3 7 (1.35%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.58%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.19%) GPFS
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
5 1 (0.19%) Samba
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (3.66%) Puppet
2 17 (3.28%) Ansible
3 9 (1.73%) Kibana
3 9 (1.73%) logstash
3 9 (1.73%) Salt
4 7 (1.35%) Mesos
5 4 (0.77%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.58%) Oozie
6 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 2 (0.39%) Consul
7 2 (0.39%) Graphite
7 2 (0.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 2 (0.39%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.19%) Ambari
8 1 (0.19%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.19%) Marathon
8 1 (0.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 58 (11.18%) Oracle
2 42 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 41 (7.90%) Tableau
4 37 (7.13%) Google
5 24 (4.62%) Atlassian
5 24 (4.62%) SAP
6 16 (3.08%) IBM
7 15 (2.89%) Informatica
8 11 (2.12%) Adobe
9 10 (1.93%) Cloudera
9 10 (1.93%) Teradata
10 9 (1.73%) Alteryx
10 9 (1.73%) Talend
10 9 (1.73%) VMware
11 8 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
11 8 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.35%) Hortonworks
12 7 (1.35%) Netezza
12 7 (1.35%) TIBCO
13 6 (1.16%) MapR
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + Excellent Bonus and Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 - £65000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus (10%) + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 000 - £75 000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Accenture
Salary: £56,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago