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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 189 214 198
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 78 34 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.50% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.56% 1.61% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 69 26 71
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +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
2194 2114 3292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.61% 30.87% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1825 1823 2998
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +7 38 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Hertfordshire -1 22 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Suffolk +16 16 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Norfolk +3 1 £28,000 -12.90%
Bedfordshire - 1 £62,500 - 1
Big Data
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 53 (36.05%) Java
2 51 (34.69%) HTML
3 45 (30.61%) CSS
3 45 (30.61%) NoSQL
4 41 (27.89%) Web Services
4 41 (27.89%) JavaScript
5 40 (27.21%) Software Engineering
6 39 (26.53%) Python
7 38 (25.85%) jQuery
8 35 (23.81%) Analytics
8 35 (23.81%) Hadoop
9 34 (23.13%) SQL
9 34 (23.13%) Visualisation
10 30 (20.41%) Oracle
11 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (19.73%) Ajax
11 29 (19.73%) Mobile App
12 27 (18.37%) Linux
13 25 (17.01%) C#
13 25 (17.01%) Degree
13 25 (17.01%) MongoDB
14 24 (16.33%) SQL Server
14 24 (16.33%) Apache Pig
15 22 (14.97%) Apache Hive
15 22 (14.97%) User Experience
16 21 (14.29%) Photoshop
17 20 (13.61%) HTML5
17 20 (13.61%) Computer Science
18 19 (12.93%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (12.24%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 24 (16.33%) Apache Pig
2 15 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 14 (9.52%) JBoss
4 13 (8.84%) WebLogic
4 13 (8.84%) Tomcat
5 11 (7.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 11 (7.48%) WebSphere
6 10 (6.80%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (5.44%) Apache
8 5 (3.40%) Node.js
9 4 (2.72%) SAS
10 3 (2.04%) CMS
10 3 (2.04%) IIS
10 3 (2.04%) WorkSite
10 3 (2.04%) Apache Solr
11 2 (1.36%) OpenStack
11 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 21 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.72%) SPSS
3 3 (2.04%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) SaaS
2 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.40%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.16%) Firewall
2 7 (4.76%) Network Security
3 4 (2.72%) NAS
3 4 (2.72%) SAN
4 3 (2.04%) MPLS
4 3 (2.04%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (2.04%) VoIP
4 3 (2.04%) WAN
4 3 (2.04%) LAN
4 3 (2.04%) VPN
4 3 (2.04%) VLAN
5 2 (1.36%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.36%) IPv6
5 2 (1.36%) 3GPP
5 2 (1.36%) SMTP
5 2 (1.36%) HTTP
5 2 (1.36%) SNMP
5 2 (1.36%) AMQP
5 2 (1.36%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.61%) NoSQL
2 35 (23.81%) Hadoop
3 25 (17.01%) MongoDB
4 24 (16.33%) SQL Server
5 22 (14.97%) Apache Hive
6 15 (10.20%) MySQL
7 14 (9.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 14 (9.52%) Relational Database
8 11 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (6.80%) Data Mining
10 7 (4.76%) OLAP
10 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (4.76%) MarkLogic
10 7 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (4.08%) Text Mining
12 5 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (11.56%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.48%) Selenium
3 10 (6.80%) Maven
4 8 (5.44%) Subversion
5 7 (4.76%) SoapUI
5 7 (4.76%) Gradle
5 7 (4.76%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.40%) Ranorex
6 5 (3.40%) NuGet
6 5 (3.40%) ReSharper
6 5 (3.40%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.40%) NUnit
6 5 (3.40%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.40%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.40%) Moq
7 3 (2.04%) Rational Functional Tester
7 3 (2.04%) Ant
7 3 (2.04%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (2.04%) JMeter
8 2 (1.36%) JUnit
General
1 19 (12.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 17 (11.56%) Finance
3 9 (6.12%) Retail
4 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.72%) Games
5 4 (2.72%) Banking
5 4 (2.72%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Automotive
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (42.86%) Developer
2 23 (15.65%) Java Developer
3 21 (14.29%) Designer
4 16 (10.88%) Administrator
5 13 (8.84%) Systems Administrator
6 9 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 9 (6.12%) Architect
7 8 (5.44%) Consultant
7 8 (5.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (5.44%) Data Consultant
8 7 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.76%) Big Data Consultant
9 6 (4.08%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 6 (4.08%) Python Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Chief Technology Officer
10 5 (3.40%) Software Developer
10 5 (3.40%) Data Scientist
10 5 (3.40%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.69%) HTML
2 45 (30.61%) CSS
3 41 (27.89%) Web Services
4 38 (25.85%) jQuery
5 29 (19.73%) Ajax
6 20 (13.61%) HTML5
7 18 (12.24%) Java EE
8 17 (11.56%) XML
8 17 (11.56%) .NET
9 16 (10.88%) REST
9 16 (10.88%) AngularJS
10 15 (10.20%) SOAP
10 15 (10.20%) RESTful
11 13 (8.84%) Spring
11 13 (8.84%) Apache Camel
11 13 (8.84%) OSGi
12 11 (7.48%) CSS3
13 10 (6.80%) .NET Framework
14 7 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (4.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 34 (23.13%) Visualisation
2 29 (19.73%) Mobile App
3 22 (14.97%) User Experience
4 20 (13.61%) Computer Science
5 13 (8.84%) Mathematics
6 11 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (6.80%) DataPower
8 9 (6.12%) Open Source
9 7 (4.76%) Informatics
10 6 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (3.40%) Algorithms
11 5 (3.40%) Statistics
11 5 (3.40%) Life Science
12 4 (2.72%) Physics
12 4 (2.72%) Chemistry
12 4 (2.72%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.72%) Replication
13 3 (2.04%) Artificial Intelligence
13 3 (2.04%) Neural Network
13 3 (2.04%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.37%) Linux
2 16 (10.88%) Windows
3 7 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.08%) UNIX
5 4 (2.72%) Android
6 3 (2.04%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (27.21%) Software Engineering
2 35 (23.81%) Analytics
3 29 (19.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.56%) TDD
5 14 (9.52%) SOA
5 14 (9.52%) Web Application Development
6 13 (8.84%) Project Management
7 12 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 11 (7.48%) MVC
8 11 (7.48%) Rapid Prototyping
9 10 (6.80%) Data Architecture
10 9 (6.12%) Scrum
11 8 (5.44%) ETL
11 8 (5.44%) MapReduce
11 8 (5.44%) Web Development
12 7 (4.76%) Business Development
12 7 (4.76%) Use Case
12 7 (4.76%) Integration Testing
12 7 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.05%) Java
2 41 (27.89%) JavaScript
3 39 (26.53%) Python
4 34 (23.13%) SQL
5 25 (17.01%) C#
6 14 (9.52%) Groovy
7 12 (8.16%) C++
8 8 (5.44%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.76%) Scala
9 7 (4.76%) PHP
10 6 (4.08%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.72%) Ruby
11 4 (2.72%) R
12 3 (2.04%) Clojure
12 3 (2.04%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.36%) C
13 2 (1.36%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.36%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.36%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (17.01%) Degree
2 7 (4.76%) PhD
2 7 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.08%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.04%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 12 (8.16%) HDFS
2 11 (7.48%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.72%) SRDF
5 4 (2.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (2.04%) vSphere
6 3 (2.04%) NFS
6 3 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (4.76%) Puppet
1 7 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (20.41%) Oracle
2 17 (11.56%) IBM
3 16 (10.88%) HP
4 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.44%) VMware
6 7 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.76%) Cloudera
7 5 (3.40%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.40%) Red Gate
7 5 (3.40%) Epiphany
7 5 (3.40%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.72%) Cisco
8 4 (2.72%) NetApp
8 4 (2.72%) EMC
8 4 (2.72%) Google
8 4 (2.72%) Brocade
9 3 (2.04%) Fujitsu
9 3 (2.04%) Splunk
9 3 (2.04%) Tableau
9 3 (2.04%) Actuate
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