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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 159 186 176
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 99 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 0.94% 0.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.46% 3.11% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 59 69
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,750 £80,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
2222 2350 2398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.07% 30.41% 33.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 1998 2115
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +25 50 £47,500 +18.75% 15
Essex - 20 - -
Hertfordshire -3 18 £42,500 -34.61% 5
Suffolk +11 10 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Norfolk +7 1 £55,000 -47.61%
Big Data
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 73 (47.40%) SQL
2 56 (36.36%) Java
3 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (29.87%) Hadoop
5 35 (22.73%) Analytics
6 33 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (20.78%) Linux
8 25 (16.23%) Python
9 24 (15.58%) Finance
10 23 (14.94%) NoSQL
11 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
12 21 (13.64%) Data Mining
13 20 (12.99%) Spring
14 19 (12.34%) OO
14 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
14 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
14 19 (12.34%) MongoDB
15 18 (11.69%) JavaScript
15 18 (11.69%) C#
15 18 (11.69%) TDD
15 18 (11.69%) QA
16 17 (11.04%) Web Services
16 17 (11.04%) XML
16 17 (11.04%) Mentoring
17 16 (10.39%) UNIX
17 16 (10.39%) Middleware
18 15 (9.74%) Continuous Delivery
19 14 (9.09%) Hibernate
19 14 (9.09%) HTML
19 14 (9.09%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (7.79%) Apache
2 11 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.14%) Apache Pig
3 6 (3.90%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.60%) SAS
5 3 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (1.95%) GemFire
5 3 (1.95%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.30%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.30%) Node.js
6 2 (1.30%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) SaaS
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.30%) PaaS
4 2 (1.30%) IaaS
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.84%) SAN
1 9 (5.84%) NAS
2 4 (2.60%) Firewall
2 4 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.95%) Internet
4 2 (1.30%) DNS
4 2 (1.30%) SSL
4 2 (1.30%) VLAN
4 2 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.87%) Hadoop
2 23 (14.94%) NoSQL
3 21 (13.64%) Data Mining
4 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 19 (12.34%) MongoDB
5 11 (7.14%) Apache Hive
6 9 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (2.60%) MySQL
9 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (2.60%) DTS
10 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (1.95%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.30%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.30%) HBase
11 2 (1.30%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.30%) Text Mining
11 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.49%) Maven
4 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.19%) NUnit
4 8 (5.19%) Subversion
5 6 (3.90%) SoapUI
5 6 (3.90%) Gradle
6 4 (2.60%) Ant
7 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.30%) Hudson
8 2 (1.30%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.30%) JMeter
8 2 (1.30%) JIRA
8 2 (1.30%) Selenium
8 2 (1.30%) Rational Functional Tester
9 1 (0.65%) Xcode
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 9 (5.84%) Retail
3 8 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) French Language
5 3 (1.95%) German Language
5 3 (1.95%) Automotive
6 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (42.21%) Developer
2 21 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 15 (9.74%) Senior Developer
4 13 (8.44%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.79%) Analyst
6 11 (7.14%) Architect
6 11 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 9 (5.84%) Administrator
7 9 (5.84%) Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Data Manager
8 8 (5.19%) Storage Consultant
8 8 (5.19%) Data Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Data Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Software Engineer
10 6 (3.90%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.90%) Senior Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Full Stack Developer
11 5 (3.25%) Senior Data Architect
11 5 (3.25%) Graduate
11 5 (3.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.99%) Spring
2 17 (11.04%) Web Services
2 17 (11.04%) XML
3 16 (10.39%) Middleware
4 14 (9.09%) Hibernate
4 14 (9.09%) HTML
4 14 (9.09%) jQuery
5 11 (7.14%) CSS
6 10 (6.49%) Java EE
7 9 (5.84%) RESTful
8 8 (5.19%) WPF
8 8 (5.19%) J2EE
9 7 (4.55%) .NET
9 7 (4.55%) Ajax
9 7 (4.55%) Django
9 7 (4.55%) HTML5
10 6 (3.90%) REST
10 6 (3.90%) CSS3
10 6 (3.90%) SOAP
10 6 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Mathematics
2 11 (7.14%) Statistics
2 11 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 11 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 9 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.19%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 5 (3.25%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.60%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.95%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.95%) User Experience
8 3 (1.95%) GIS
9 2 (1.30%) Replication
9 2 (1.30%) Life Science
9 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.30%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.30%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 32 (20.78%) Linux
2 16 (10.39%) UNIX
3 12 (7.79%) Windows
4 9 (5.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.25%) Android
6 2 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (22.73%) Analytics
3 33 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 19 (12.34%) OO
6 18 (11.69%) TDD
7 17 (11.04%) Mentoring
8 15 (9.74%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 13 (8.44%) ETL
10 13 (8.44%) Scrum
11 12 (7.79%) SOA
11 12 (7.79%) Test Automation
12 11 (7.14%) Network Architecture
12 11 (7.14%) CRM
13 10 (6.49%) Performance Testing
13 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (5.84%) Unit Testing
14 9 (5.84%) MapReduce
15 8 (5.19%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 73 (47.40%) SQL
2 56 (36.36%) Java
3 25 (16.23%) Python
4 18 (11.69%) JavaScript
4 18 (11.69%) C#
5 14 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.44%) Scala
7 9 (5.84%) C++
8 7 (4.55%) Perl
9 6 (3.90%) R
10 5 (3.25%) C
11 4 (2.60%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.60%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.60%) VBA
12 3 (1.95%) Ruby
12 3 (1.95%) PHP
13 2 (1.30%) Clojure
13 2 (1.30%) F#
14 1 (0.65%) Groovy
14 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (3.25%) PhD
3 4 (2.60%) CCNA
3 4 (2.60%) CISSP
3 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.60%) MCSE
3 4 (2.60%) SSCP
3 4 (2.60%) Linux+ Certification
3 4 (2.60%) GIAC
4 2 (1.30%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.69%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (1.30%) SRDF
2 2 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (1.30%) NFS
2 2 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (4.55%) Puppet
2 4 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.95%) Ansible
4 2 (1.30%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (1.30%) SnapMirror
4 2 (1.30%) SnapVault
4 2 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.44%) Oracle
3 9 (5.84%) Cisco
3 9 (5.84%) Hitachi
3 9 (5.84%) VMware
3 9 (5.84%) Brocade
4 8 (5.19%) TOWER Software
5 7 (4.55%) SAP
6 6 (3.90%) HP
7 5 (3.25%) IBM
8 2 (1.30%) Cognos
8 2 (1.30%) EMC
8 2 (1.30%) Google
8 2 (1.30%) NetApp
8 2 (1.30%) Fujitsu
8 2 (1.30%) Splunk
9 1 (0.65%) Tableau
9 1 (0.65%) MapR
9 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
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