The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 214 228 219
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 48 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.67% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 2.08% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 42
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +56.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
Big Data
England

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 East of England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2279 2740 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 29.92% 32.11% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1919 2331 2451
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Big Data
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Big Data Salary Trend in the East of England

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the East of England

Big Data
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +13 15 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Hertfordshire -22 14 £55,000 -16.98% 3
Suffolk +11 10 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire +33 7 £55,000 -29.03%
Norfolk +3 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Essex +1 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 40 (33.90%) Java
2 39 (33.05%) SQL
3 35 (29.66%) Hadoop
4 30 (25.42%) Analytics
4 30 (25.42%) Finance
5 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (22.88%) Web Services
6 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
7 25 (21.19%) Oracle
8 23 (19.49%) Python
9 21 (17.80%) Visualisation
10 20 (16.95%) Degree
11 19 (16.10%) Java EE
11 19 (16.10%) Ajax
11 19 (16.10%) HTML
11 19 (16.10%) XML
11 19 (16.10%) SOAP
11 19 (16.10%) CSS
11 19 (16.10%) MongoDB
12 18 (15.25%) Apache Pig
12 18 (15.25%) IBM
13 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.41%) SOA
14 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.56%) Mathematics
14 16 (13.56%) Computer Science
14 16 (13.56%) Spring
14 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
14 16 (13.56%) Web Application Development

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (15.25%) Apache Pig
2 11 (9.32%) WebSphere
2 11 (9.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 11 (9.32%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.63%) JBoss
3 9 (7.63%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (5.93%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.08%) SAS
6 5 (4.24%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.69%) CMS
7 2 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.93%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.08%) SPSS
4 5 (4.24%) CPLEX
5 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.39%) SaaS
1 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) SAN
1 10 (8.47%) NAS
2 7 (5.93%) Firewall
3 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 4 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (3.39%) VLAN
5 3 (2.54%) MPLS
5 3 (2.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.54%) WAN
5 3 (2.54%) HTTP
5 3 (2.54%) VPN
6 2 (1.69%) DNS
6 2 (1.69%) SNMP
6 2 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.69%) SMTP
6 2 (1.69%) DHCP
6 2 (1.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.66%) Hadoop
2 27 (22.88%) NoSQL
3 19 (16.10%) MongoDB
4 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
5 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (11.86%) Apache Hive
7 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
8 11 (9.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 11 (9.32%) Data Mining
9 6 (5.08%) QlikView
9 6 (5.08%) MySQL
10 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.24%) Text Mining
11 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.39%) OLAP
12 3 (2.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.69%) MarkLogic
13 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Subversion
1 13 (11.02%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.17%) Maven
3 11 (9.32%) SoapUI
3 11 (9.32%) Gradle
4 8 (6.78%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.24%) NUnit
6 4 (3.39%) Selenium
7 3 (2.54%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (1.69%) JMeter
8 2 (1.69%) Ant
8 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.69%) Rational Functional Tester
8 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.85%) Xcode
General
1 30 (25.42%) Finance
2 13 (11.02%) Retail
3 6 (5.08%) Games
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.39%) Automotive
5 4 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.85%) Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 49 (41.53%) Developer
2 20 (16.95%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.47%) Administrator
3 10 (8.47%) Architect
4 9 (7.63%) Data Scientist
5 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Consultant
6 7 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (5.93%) Designer
7 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.24%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Storage Consultant
8 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (3.39%) DBA
9 4 (3.39%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Database Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) Web Services
2 19 (16.10%) XML
2 19 (16.10%) HTML
2 19 (16.10%) CSS
2 19 (16.10%) SOAP
2 19 (16.10%) Ajax
2 19 (16.10%) Java EE
3 16 (13.56%) REST
3 16 (13.56%) Spring
4 15 (12.71%) jQuery
5 11 (9.32%) OSGi
5 11 (9.32%) Apache Camel
6 10 (8.47%) .NET
6 10 (8.47%) J2EE
7 8 (6.78%) WPF
8 6 (5.08%) WCF
8 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (4.24%) Hibernate
9 5 (4.24%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.80%) Visualisation
2 16 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.56%) Mathematics
3 14 (11.86%) Statistics
4 11 (9.32%) Algorithms
5 10 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
5 10 (8.47%) Informatics
6 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
6 8 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (6.78%) Mobile App
6 8 (6.78%) DataPower
7 7 (5.93%) User Experience
7 7 (5.93%) Chemistry
8 6 (5.08%) Physics
8 6 (5.08%) Replication
8 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (4.24%) Digital Media
9 5 (4.24%) Psychology
9 5 (4.24%) Life Science
9 5 (4.24%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.86%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) Windows
3 6 (5.08%) UNIX
4 5 (4.24%) Android
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.42%) Analytics
2 29 (24.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (14.41%) SOA
4 16 (13.56%) Software Engineering
4 16 (13.56%) Web Application Development
5 15 (12.71%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.86%) ETL
6 14 (11.86%) TDD
7 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
7 11 (9.32%) Integration Testing
7 11 (9.32%) Data Architecture
8 10 (8.47%) OO
8 10 (8.47%) Project Management
9 9 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.63%) Performance Testing
10 8 (6.78%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 8 (6.78%) Scrum
10 8 (6.78%) Machine Learning
11 7 (5.93%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) Java
2 39 (33.05%) SQL
3 23 (19.49%) Python
4 15 (12.71%) C#
5 12 (10.17%) JavaScript
6 11 (9.32%) C++
6 11 (9.32%) Groovy
7 7 (5.93%) R
8 6 (5.08%) Ruby
8 6 (5.08%) Perl
9 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.24%) Clojure
10 4 (3.39%) Scala
11 3 (2.54%) C
11 3 (2.54%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.54%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.54%) PHP
11 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.85%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) PhD
3 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.39%) IBM Certification
4 4 (3.39%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.39%) NFS
3 4 (3.39%) SRDF
3 4 (3.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 3 (2.54%) vSphere
4 3 (2.54%) HDFS
4 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.54%) XenServer
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Puppet
1 7 (5.93%) Ansible
2 2 (1.69%) Salt
2 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 25 (21.19%) Oracle
2 18 (15.25%) IBM
3 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.02%) HP
4 13 (11.02%) VMware
5 10 (8.47%) Cisco
5 10 (8.47%) Brocade
5 10 (8.47%) Hitachi
6 9 (7.63%) Tableau
7 8 (6.78%) Google
8 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.39%) TOWER Software
9 4 (3.39%) Fujitsu
9 4 (3.39%) NetApp
9 4 (3.39%) EMC
9 4 (3.39%) Actuate
10 3 (2.54%) SAP
10 3 (2.54%) Cognos
11 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.85%) MapR
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus (£80,000 OTE)+ car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension Gym Membership Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago