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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 54 77 88
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 37 25 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.21% 1.59% 1.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.35% 5.54% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 13
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -21.42%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
326 451 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.32% 28.67% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 257 300 313
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (48.48%) Oracle
3 31 (46.97%) Analytics
4 30 (45.45%) Finance
5 28 (42.42%) Data Modelling
5 28 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (39.39%) Hadoop
7 24 (36.36%) Python
7 24 (36.36%) Retail
8 23 (34.85%) SAS
8 23 (34.85%) Scrum
9 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
10 20 (30.30%) Data Governance
11 19 (28.79%) Visualisation
12 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
13 17 (25.76%) Kanban
14 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
14 16 (24.24%) Data Analytics
15 15 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
15 15 (22.73%) Games
15 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
16 14 (21.21%) Credit Risk
17 13 (19.70%) Informatica
17 13 (19.70%) ETL
17 13 (19.70%) REST
17 13 (19.70%) Apache Hive
18 12 (18.18%) HBase
18 12 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
18 12 (18.18%) Physical Data Model

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (34.85%) SAS
2 9 (13.64%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.06%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (18.18%) SPSS
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) Hadoop
2 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 16 (24.24%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (19.70%) Apache Hive
5 12 (18.18%) HBase
5 12 (18.18%) OLAP
5 12 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
6 6 (9.09%) GIS
6 6 (9.09%) MongoDB
7 5 (7.58%) Data Mining
8 4 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.03%) CouchDB
9 2 (3.03%) MS Access
9 2 (3.03%) QlikView
9 2 (3.03%) Redis
9 2 (3.03%) Riak
9 2 (3.03%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.52%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) RubyMine
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
2 1 (1.52%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (45.45%) Finance
2 24 (36.36%) Retail
3 16 (24.24%) Telecoms
4 15 (22.73%) Games
5 12 (18.18%) Banking
6 8 (12.12%) Marketing
7 4 (6.06%) Electronics
7 4 (6.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (24.24%) Architect
2 13 (19.70%) Data Architect
3 12 (18.18%) Analytics Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Data Analytics Manager
3 12 (18.18%) Data Manager
4 11 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 11 (16.67%) Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
6 5 (7.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Hadoop Architect
6 5 (7.58%) Senior Data Scientist
6 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.70%) REST
2 4 (6.06%) CSS
2 4 (6.06%) D3.js
2 4 (6.06%) HTML
3 2 (3.03%) .NET
3 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.03%) Leaflet
3 2 (3.03%) Middleware
3 2 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.03%) OpenLayers
3 2 (3.03%) PostGIS
3 2 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.52%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.52%) Drools
4 1 (1.52%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.52%) jBPM
4 1 (1.52%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Visualisation
2 14 (21.21%) Credit Risk
3 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 10 (15.15%) Mathematics
4 5 (7.58%) Statistics
5 4 (6.06%) Algorithms
5 4 (6.06%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.55%) Applied Mathematics
6 3 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.55%) Informatics
7 2 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Unix
2 2 (3.03%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
3 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.97%) Analytics
3 28 (42.42%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (42.42%) Data Modelling
4 23 (34.85%) Scrum
5 20 (30.30%) Data Governance
6 18 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 17 (25.76%) Kanban
8 16 (24.24%) Data Analytics
9 15 (22.73%) Data Architecture
9 15 (22.73%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (19.70%) ETL
11 12 (18.18%) Business Development
11 12 (18.18%) Logical Data Model
11 12 (18.18%) Physical Data Model
12 8 (12.12%) Machine Learning
13 7 (10.61%) BDD
13 7 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (10.61%) Data Analysis
13 7 (10.61%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (36.36%) Python
2 12 (18.18%) Perl
2 12 (18.18%) Shell Script
3 10 (15.15%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.15%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) Java
5 6 (9.09%) C#
5 6 (9.09%) C++
5 6 (9.09%) Ruby
6 4 (6.06%) R
7 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.55%) Scala
8 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.52%) Jython
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PhD
3 1 (1.52%) CISA
3 1 (1.52%) CISM
3 1 (1.52%) CISSP
3 1 (1.52%) CRISC
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Informatica
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.58%) Tableau
5 4 (6.06%) SAP
6 3 (4.55%) Greenplum
7 2 (3.03%) ESRI
7 2 (3.03%) Netezza
7 2 (3.03%) Teradata
7 2 (3.03%) Twitter
8 1 (1.52%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.52%) Talend
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