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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 221 235 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 46 42 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.63% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.11% 1.67% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 35
Average salary £52,000 £62,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.80% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £68,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
2181 2514 2783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.04% 31.82% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1797 2122 2449
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 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 March 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 +22 20 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Hertfordshire -4 15 £56,250 -13.46% 2
Bedfordshire +22 5 £90,000 +5.88% 1
Suffolk +3 5 £40,000 -30.43% 1
Norfolk +2 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Big Data
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (34.75%) SQL
2 39 (33.05%) Java
3 36 (30.51%) Hadoop
4 31 (26.27%) Analytics
5 30 (25.42%) CSS
5 30 (25.42%) Web Services
5 30 (25.42%) Finance
6 28 (23.73%) HTML
6 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
7 27 (22.88%) Oracle
7 27 (22.88%) Python
8 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (21.19%) Ajax
8 25 (21.19%) Visualisation
9 23 (19.49%) jQuery
10 21 (17.80%) Degree
11 20 (16.95%) JavaScript
11 20 (16.95%) IBM
11 20 (16.95%) Apache Pig
11 20 (16.95%) MongoDB
12 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
13 18 (15.25%) C#
13 18 (15.25%) Linux
14 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
14 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
14 17 (14.41%) Computer Science
15 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (13.56%) XML
15 16 (13.56%) SOAP
15 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (16.95%) Apache Pig
2 13 (11.02%) WebSphere
2 13 (11.02%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (11.02%) WebLogic
2 13 (11.02%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.32%) JBoss
3 11 (9.32%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (7.63%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.08%) SAS
6 5 (4.24%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.69%) Node.js
7 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.69%) CMS
7 2 (1.69%) Apache
8 1 (0.85%) IIS
8 1 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Photoshop
2 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
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 5 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (3.39%) SaaS
2 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.85%) CloudFront
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Firewall
2 7 (5.93%) SAN
2 7 (5.93%) NAS
3 5 (4.24%) Network Security
4 4 (3.39%) VLAN
4 4 (3.39%) SMTP
4 4 (3.39%) HTTP
4 4 (3.39%) SNMP
4 4 (3.39%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.54%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.54%) VPN
5 3 (2.54%) LAN
5 3 (2.54%) MPLS
5 3 (2.54%) WAN
6 2 (1.69%) IPv6
6 2 (1.69%) IPsec
6 2 (1.69%) SSH
6 2 (1.69%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.69%) DHCP
6 2 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.51%) Hadoop
2 28 (23.73%) NoSQL
3 20 (16.95%) MongoDB
4 17 (14.41%) SQL Server
5 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (13.56%) Apache Hive
6 13 (11.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (11.02%) Relational Database
7 10 (8.47%) Data Mining
8 9 (7.63%) MySQL
9 6 (5.08%) QlikView
10 5 (4.24%) OLAP
10 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.39%) Text Mining
12 3 (2.54%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (1.69%) MarkLogic
13 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (1.69%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 10 (8.47%) Subversion
1 10 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.78%) SoapUI
2 8 (6.78%) Gradle
2 8 (6.78%) Maven
3 4 (3.39%) Selenium
3 4 (3.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.39%) NUnit
4 3 (2.54%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (1.69%) JMeter
5 2 (1.69%) Ant
5 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.69%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 30 (25.42%) Finance
2 12 (10.17%) Retail
3 10 (8.47%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (4.24%) Games
4 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.54%) Automotive
5 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.69%) Billing
6 2 (1.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (44.07%) Developer
2 16 (13.56%) Java Developer
3 10 (8.47%) Administrator
3 10 (8.47%) Architect
3 10 (8.47%) Designer
4 9 (7.63%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (6.78%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (4.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.24%) Consultant
9 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Data Architect
9 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (3.39%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.39%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (2.54%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.42%) CSS
1 30 (25.42%) Web Services
2 28 (23.73%) HTML
3 25 (21.19%) Ajax
4 23 (19.49%) jQuery
5 16 (13.56%) SOAP
5 16 (13.56%) XML
6 15 (12.71%) REST
6 15 (12.71%) Java EE
7 13 (11.02%) Spring
7 13 (11.02%) OSGi
7 13 (11.02%) Apache Camel
8 11 (9.32%) .NET
9 9 (7.63%) HTML5
9 9 (7.63%) WPF
9 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (6.78%) WCF
11 6 (5.08%) RESTful
11 6 (5.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Visualisation
2 17 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.71%) Mathematics
4 11 (9.32%) Statistics
4 11 (9.32%) Algorithms
5 10 (8.47%) User Experience
5 10 (8.47%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.47%) DataPower
5 10 (8.47%) Informatics
6 7 (5.93%) Chemistry
6 7 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (5.08%) Open Source
7 6 (5.08%) Physics
7 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.08%) Replication
8 5 (4.24%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (4.24%) Neural Network
8 5 (4.24%) Economics
8 5 (4.24%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.25%) Linux
2 8 (6.78%) Windows
3 7 (5.93%) UNIX
4 5 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.39%) Android
6 2 (1.69%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.27%) Analytics
2 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.10%) Software Engineering
4 16 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (11.86%) SOA
5 14 (11.86%) ETL
6 13 (11.02%) Web Application Development
7 11 (9.32%) Data Modelling
8 10 (8.47%) TDD
8 10 (8.47%) Data Architecture
9 9 (7.63%) Project Management
10 8 (6.78%) PRINCE2
10 8 (6.78%) Data Analysis
10 8 (6.78%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.78%) Performance Testing
11 7 (5.93%) Web Development
11 7 (5.93%) MVC
11 7 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.93%) Scrum
11 7 (5.93%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.75%) SQL
2 39 (33.05%) Java
3 27 (22.88%) Python
4 20 (16.95%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.25%) C#
6 13 (11.02%) C++
6 13 (11.02%) Groovy
7 6 (5.08%) R
8 5 (4.24%) Scala
8 5 (4.24%) Clojure
8 5 (4.24%) MATLAB
8 5 (4.24%) Ruby
8 5 (4.24%) Perl
9 3 (2.54%) PHP
9 3 (2.54%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.54%) Embedded C
9 3 (2.54%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.54%) C
10 2 (1.69%) Erlang
10 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (17.80%) Degree
2 7 (5.93%) 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 3 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (5.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.39%) SRDF
3 4 (3.39%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 4 (3.39%) NFS
3 4 (3.39%) HDFS
4 3 (2.54%) vSphere
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 27 (22.88%) Oracle
2 20 (16.95%) IBM
3 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
4 13 (11.02%) HP
5 10 (8.47%) VMware
6 9 (7.63%) Tableau
7 8 (6.78%) Google
8 7 (5.93%) Brocade
8 7 (5.93%) Hitachi
8 7 (5.93%) Cisco
9 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
10 4 (3.39%) Fujitsu
10 4 (3.39%) NetApp
10 4 (3.39%) EMC
10 4 (3.39%) Actuate
11 3 (2.54%) SAP
11 3 (2.54%) Cognos
11 3 (2.54%) TOWER Software
12 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Peterborough
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
TRG
Salary: 60000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago