The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 52 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 7 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 2.33% 0.52% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.26% 1.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £120,000 £38,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+209.67% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
South West

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 Devon region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
133 101 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 44.33% 26.51% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 114 89 99
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Big Data
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Devon region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Devon

Big Data
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Devon region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 5 - -
Exeter -2 2 £120,000 +209.67%
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (76.47%) Python
2 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 12 (70.59%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
4 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
5 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
6 5 (29.41%) SciPy
6 5 (29.41%) NumPy
6 5 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
6 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (29.41%) Statistics
6 5 (29.41%) Marketing
6 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
6 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
6 5 (29.41%) C++
6 5 (29.41%) Java
6 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
7 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (17.65%) SSH
7 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) Puppet
8 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Analytics
8 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (70.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (29.41%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (29.41%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
1 5 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Programmer
1 5 (29.41%) Python Programmer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Support
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Chief Technology Officer
3 2 (11.76%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) NumPy
1 5 (29.41%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Computer Science
2 11 (64.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (58.82%) Algorithms
4 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
4 5 (29.41%) Statistics
4 5 (29.41%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Machine Learning
3 5 (29.41%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) MATLAB
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet