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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 50 82 80
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 42 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.45% 1.84% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.35% 6.21% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 20 14
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £79,500 £69,500
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
340 467 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.89% 29.59% 29.02%
Number of salaries quoted 257 312 319
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 31 August 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Oracle
2 33 (47.83%) Analytics
3 30 (43.48%) Finance
4 29 (42.03%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (40.58%) Data Modelling
6 26 (37.68%) Hadoop
7 25 (36.23%) Python
7 25 (36.23%) Scrum
8 24 (34.78%) Retail
8 24 (34.78%) SAS
9 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
10 20 (28.99%) Data Governance
11 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
11 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
12 17 (24.64%) Kanban
12 17 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (23.19%) Telecoms
13 16 (23.19%) Data Analytics
14 15 (21.74%) Data Architecture
14 15 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
14 15 (21.74%) Games
15 13 (18.84%) Informatica
15 13 (18.84%) ETL
15 13 (18.84%) Credit Risk
15 13 (18.84%) Apache Hive
15 13 (18.84%) REST
16 12 (17.39%) HBase
16 12 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
16 12 (17.39%) 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 24 (34.78%) SAS
2 11 (15.94%) Apache Spark
3 6 (8.70%) GeoServer
4 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
Applications
1 12 (17.39%) SPSS
2 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.35%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (37.68%) Hadoop
2 22 (31.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (24.64%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (18.84%) Apache Hive
5 12 (17.39%) HBase
5 12 (17.39%) OLAP
5 12 (17.39%) Oracle OLAP
6 7 (10.14%) GIS
7 5 (7.25%) Data Mining
7 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (5.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (2.90%) MS Access
10 2 (2.90%) QlikView
11 1 (1.45%) CouchDB
11 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Artifactory
1 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) RubyMine
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 30 (43.48%) Finance
2 24 (34.78%) Retail
3 16 (23.19%) Telecoms
4 15 (21.74%) Games
5 12 (17.39%) Banking
6 8 (11.59%) Marketing
7 4 (5.80%) Electronics
7 4 (5.80%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Architect
2 13 (18.84%) Data Architect
3 12 (17.39%) Analytics Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Data Analytics Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Data Manager
3 12 (17.39%) Developer
4 11 (15.94%) Data Scientist
5 7 (10.14%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Hadoop Architect
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Data Scientist
6 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.80%) SAS Consultant
7 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.84%) REST
2 5 (7.25%) HTML
3 4 (5.80%) CSS
3 4 (5.80%) D3.js
4 3 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.90%) .NET
5 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.90%) Leaflet
5 2 (2.90%) Middleware
5 2 (2.90%) OpenLayers
5 2 (2.90%) PostGIS
5 2 (2.90%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (2.90%) Web Services
6 1 (1.45%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.45%) Drools
6 1 (1.45%) ELK Stack
6 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.45%) jBPM
6 1 (1.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Visualisation
2 13 (18.84%) Credit Risk
3 10 (14.49%) Mathematics
4 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
5 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (7.25%) Statistics
7 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
7 4 (5.80%) Data Structures
8 3 (4.35%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
8 3 (4.35%) Informatics
9 1 (1.45%) Fintech
9 1 (1.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Unix
2 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) CentOS
3 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (50.72%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) Analytics
3 29 (42.03%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (40.58%) Data Modelling
5 25 (36.23%) Scrum
6 20 (28.99%) Data Governance
7 19 (27.54%) Software Engineering
8 17 (24.64%) Kanban
9 16 (23.19%) Data Analytics
10 15 (21.74%) Data Architecture
10 15 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
11 13 (18.84%) ETL
12 12 (17.39%) Business Development
12 12 (17.39%) Logical Data Model
12 12 (17.39%) Physical Data Model
13 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (10.14%) BDD
14 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (10.14%) Machine Learning
14 7 (10.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (36.23%) Python
2 12 (17.39%) Perl
2 12 (17.39%) Shell Script
3 11 (15.94%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
5 9 (13.04%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) C#
6 6 (8.70%) C++
6 6 (8.70%) Ruby
7 4 (5.80%) R
8 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 3 (4.35%) Scala
9 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) PhD
3 1 (1.45%) CISA
3 1 (1.45%) CISM
3 1 (1.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.45%) CRISC
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Oracle
2 13 (18.84%) Informatica
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 5 (7.25%) Tableau
5 4 (5.80%) Netezza
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) Teradata
6 3 (4.35%) Greenplum
7 2 (2.90%) ESRI
8 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
8 1 (1.45%) Talend
8 1 (1.45%) Twitter
Edinburgh
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & great benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £62500 per annum + Bonus +OT
Posted: 9 days ago