The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 87 96 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 8 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.61% 1.14% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.39% 3.96% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 8
Average salary £42,500 £48,250 £50,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.91% -4.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,189 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £100,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Big Data
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
335 454 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.75% 28.86% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 211 337 223
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Big Data
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 12 (46.15%) Analytics
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Marketing
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) Oracle
4 8 (30.77%) CSS
4 8 (30.77%) ETL
5 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
5 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
5 7 (26.92%) PHP
5 7 (26.92%) Information Architecture
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 6 (23.08%) WordPress
6 6 (23.08%) Photography
6 6 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Pay per click
6 6 (23.08%) Data Analytics
6 6 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (19.23%) Big Data Analytics
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) OO
7 5 (19.23%) Python
7 5 (19.23%) XML
7 5 (19.23%) Data Mining

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Network Security
1 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
1 1 (3.85%) PBX
1 1 (3.85%) VPN
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
2 5 (19.23%) Data Mining
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) VoltDB
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) GitLab
2 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) WatiN
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (38.46%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Advertising
3 3 (11.54%) Games
4 2 (7.69%) Finance
5 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
1 7 (26.92%) Data Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Designer
2 4 (15.38%) Web Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Chief Technology Officer
3 2 (7.69%) Digital Design Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Data Scientist
4 1 (3.85%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
3 6 (23.08%) HTML5
4 5 (19.23%) XML
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.85%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (3.85%) CSS3
6 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.85%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
6 1 (3.85%) LINQ
6 1 (3.85%) jQuery
6 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Photography
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Blog
3 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) Xbox
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Streaming Music
4 1 (3.85%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.85%) Life Science
4 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Analytics
2 8 (30.77%) ETL
3 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
3 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Information Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Compatibility Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Pay per click
4 6 (23.08%) Data Analytics
4 6 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
4 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (19.23%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (7.69%) People Management
9 1 (3.85%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) HDFS
2 1 (3.85%) NFS
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) Sybase
5 1 (3.85%) SAP
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago