The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 95 133 160
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +27
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2692 2432 2141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.95% 2.35% 1.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.87% 7.21% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2173 1948 1848
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Big Data
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
27285 33731 36311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.89% 32.64% 32.28%
Number of salaries quoted 23609 28719 31425
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England 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 England

Big Data
Salary Trend in England

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

Big Data Salary Trend in England

Big Data
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in England

Big Data
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 1610 £67,500 +3.84% 221
South East +71 452 £55,000 +4.76% 44
South West +90 192 £55,000 +10.00% 29
East of England +69 103 £51,250 +2.50% 20
Yorkshire +63 92 £55,000 +22.22% 6
North West +2 85 £46,658 +3.68% 15
West Midlands +43 82 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Midlands +31 52 £61,500 +9.33% 4
North East +4 10 £52,500 +20.00% 1
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 England region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 2484 (43.92%) Java
2 2335 (41.28%) Hadoop
3 2039 (36.05%) Analytics
4 2026 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
5 1729 (30.57%) SQL
6 1670 (29.53%) Python
7 1205 (21.30%) Finance
8 1204 (21.29%) Apache Spark
9 1199 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
10 1186 (20.97%) Degree
11 1174 (20.76%) NoSQL
12 930 (16.44%) JavaScript
13 929 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
14 905 (16.00%) Data Analytics
15 887 (15.68%) Linux
16 874 (15.45%) Scala
17 840 (14.85%) TDD
18 838 (14.82%) Software Engineering
19 824 (14.57%) SQL Server
20 783 (13.84%) MongoDB
21 777 (13.74%) Oracle
22 748 (13.22%) Computer Science
23 741 (13.10%) Machine Learning
24 739 (13.07%) Apache Hive
25 737 (13.03%) ETL
26 670 (11.85%) Open Source
27 662 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
28 657 (11.62%) C#
29 651 (11.51%) Scrum
30 618 (10.93%) Visualisation

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 1204 (21.29%) Apache Spark
2 446 (7.89%) Apache Pig
3 421 (7.44%) Elasticsearch
4 329 (5.82%) SAS
5 294 (5.20%) Apache
6 143 (2.53%) Apache Solr
7 136 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 135 (2.39%) JBoss
9 79 (1.40%) WebLogic
10 65 (1.15%) nginx
11 63 (1.11%) Jetty
12 61 (1.08%) GlassFish
13 53 (0.94%) OpenStack
14 51 (0.90%) Confluence
15 50 (0.88%) SharePoint
15 50 (0.88%) WebSphere
16 46 (0.81%) Mule
17 41 (0.72%) WildFly
18 27 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
19 21 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 231 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 106 (1.87%) SPSS
3 48 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 38 (0.67%) MS Office
5 23 (0.41%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.39%) MS Project
7 10 (0.18%) Mathematica
7 10 (0.18%) Weka
8 9 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.12%) S-PLUS
10 6 (0.11%) Mingle
11 5 (0.088%) GNU Octave
12 2 (0.035%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.035%) EViews
12 2 (0.035%) Gephi
12 2 (0.035%) Photoshop
12 2 (0.035%) Stata
13 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.018%) Final Cut Pro
13 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 59 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.19%) Eloqua
2 11 (0.19%) SAP HR
2 11 (0.19%) SAP Payroll
3 8 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.088%) Magento
4 5 (0.088%) Odoo
5 4 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (0.071%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.071%) Radian6
5 4 (0.071%) Unica
6 3 (0.053%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.053%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.053%) FastStats
6 3 (0.053%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.053%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.053%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.035%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.018%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 618 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
2 254 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 141 (2.49%) SaaS
5 103 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 88 (1.56%) GitHub
7 70 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 61 (1.08%) PaaS
9 58 (1.03%) Amazon S3
10 52 (0.92%) Amazon EMR
11 44 (0.78%) IaaS
12 30 (0.53%) Google Analytics
13 22 (0.39%) Amazon Kinesis
14 20 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
15 18 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 13 (0.23%) Heroku
17 9 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.16%) iPaaS
18 8 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
18 8 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 165 (2.92%) Internet
2 124 (2.19%) Firewall
3 84 (1.49%) TCP/IP
4 76 (1.34%) HTTP
5 46 (0.81%) SAN
6 43 (0.76%) Network Security
7 42 (0.74%) DNS
8 31 (0.55%) Kerberos
8 31 (0.55%) SSL
9 25 (0.44%) VPN
10 21 (0.37%) LDAP
11 17 (0.30%) LAN
11 17 (0.30%) WAN
12 16 (0.28%) NAS
12 16 (0.28%) WebEx
13 15 (0.27%) HTTPS
14 13 (0.23%) SMTP
15 11 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
16 10 (0.18%) IPv4
17 9 (0.16%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2335 (41.28%) Hadoop
2 1174 (20.76%) NoSQL
3 824 (14.57%) SQL Server
4 783 (13.84%) MongoDB
5 739 (13.07%) Apache Hive
6 662 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
7 565 (9.99%) Apache Cassandra
8 466 (8.24%) MySQL
9 422 (7.46%) Data Mining
10 384 (6.79%) Relational Database
11 347 (6.14%) PostgreSQL
12 340 (6.01%) HBase
13 330 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 242 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 208 (3.68%) QlikView
16 185 (3.27%) Impala
17 180 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 174 (3.08%) RDBMS
19 145 (2.56%) Neo4j
20 126 (2.23%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 360 (6.36%) Git (software)
2 350 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 197 (3.48%) JIRA
4 179 (3.16%) Maven
5 125 (2.21%) JUnit
6 102 (1.80%) Subversion
7 85 (1.50%) Selenium
8 81 (1.43%) Hudson
9 79 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
10 78 (1.38%) Gradle
11 58 (1.03%) Vagrant
12 45 (0.80%) Mockito
13 41 (0.72%) JBehave
14 40 (0.71%) Visual Studio
15 35 (0.62%) Eclipse
16 31 (0.55%) Ant
16 31 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 30 (0.53%) Cucumber
18 29 (0.51%) ERwin
19 28 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1205 (21.30%) Finance
2 476 (8.42%) Marketing
3 463 (8.19%) Retail
4 445 (7.87%) Banking
5 278 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 219 (3.87%) Games
7 185 (3.27%) Manufacturing
8 141 (2.49%) Advertising
9 103 (1.82%) Law
10 92 (1.63%) Investment Banking
11 91 (1.61%) Legal
12 88 (1.56%) Publishing
13 79 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
14 66 (1.17%) Financial Institution
15 54 (0.95%) Front Office
16 51 (0.90%) Electronics
17 41 (0.72%) Aerospace
18 37 (0.65%) Back Office
19 36 (0.64%) Automotive
20 22 (0.39%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1920 (33.95%) Developer
2 838 (14.82%) Java Developer
3 748 (13.22%) Architect
4 478 (8.45%) Big Data Developer
5 433 (7.66%) Consultant
5 433 (7.66%) Senior Developer
6 410 (7.25%) Data Scientist
7 391 (6.91%) Data Architect
8 361 (6.38%) Analyst
9 294 (5.20%) Data Engineer
9 294 (5.20%) Software Engineer
10 271 (4.79%) Big Data Architect
11 267 (4.72%) Big Data Engineer
12 245 (4.33%) Senior Java Developer
13 216 (3.82%) Hadoop Developer
14 185 (3.27%) Java Engineer
15 174 (3.08%) Solutions Architect
16 170 (3.01%) Data Consultant
17 169 (2.99%) Project Manager
18 156 (2.76%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 560 (9.90%) .NET
2 521 (9.21%) HTML
3 505 (8.93%) Spring
4 456 (8.06%) Web Services
5 383 (6.77%) AngularJS
6 360 (6.36%) XML
7 359 (6.35%) CSS
8 294 (5.20%) Kafka
9 267 (4.72%) Node.js
10 266 (4.70%) HTML5
11 251 (4.44%) JSON
12 249 (4.40%) REST
13 247 (4.37%) RESTful
14 207 (3.66%) Hibernate
15 204 (3.61%) jQuery
16 195 (3.45%) Java EE
17 175 (3.09%) J2EE
18 140 (2.48%) Natural Language Processing
19 132 (2.33%) D3.js
20 129 (2.28%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 929 (16.43%) Analytical Skills
2 748 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 618 (10.93%) Visualisation
4 453 (8.01%) Algorithms
5 429 (7.58%) Mathematics
6 303 (5.36%) Statistics
7 251 (4.44%) Management Information System
8 236 (4.17%) Mobile App
9 185 (3.27%) Fintech
10 175 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
11 174 (3.08%) Data Structures
12 163 (2.88%) User Experience
13 144 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
13 144 (2.55%) Data Integration
14 136 (2.40%) Physics
15 102 (1.80%) Smart Meter
16 90 (1.59%) Digital Media
17 76 (1.34%) Data Centre
18 75 (1.33%) Cybercrime
19 72 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 887 (15.68%) Linux
2 324 (5.73%) Windows
3 292 (5.16%) Unix
4 182 (3.22%) Android
5 117 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 55 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (0.83%) Ubuntu
9 44 (0.78%) CentOS
10 40 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 25 (0.44%) Windows Phone
12 20 (0.35%) Solaris
13 16 (0.28%) Debian
14 15 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (0.14%) AIX
17 6 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.071%) HPUX
18 4 (0.071%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.071%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2039 (36.05%) Analytics
2 2026 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
3 1199 (21.20%) Business Intelligence
4 905 (16.00%) Data Analytics
5 840 (14.85%) TDD
6 838 (14.82%) Software Engineering
7 741 (13.10%) Machine Learning
8 737 (13.03%) ETL
9 670 (11.85%) Open Source
10 651 (11.51%) Scrum
11 525 (9.28%) Continuous Integration
12 433 (7.66%) MapReduce
13 409 (7.23%) Data Management
14 406 (7.18%) E-Commerce
15 369 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
16 360 (6.36%) Data Analysis
17 357 (6.31%) Big Data Analytics
18 354 (6.26%) DevOps
19 351 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
20 346 (6.12%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2484 (43.92%) Java
2 1729 (30.57%) SQL
3 1670 (29.53%) Python
4 930 (16.44%) JavaScript
5 874 (15.45%) Scala
6 657 (11.62%) C#
7 590 (10.43%) R
8 477 (8.43%) C++
9 332 (5.87%) Ruby
10 247 (4.37%) PHP
11 224 (3.96%) C
12 208 (3.68%) Perl
12 208 (3.68%) T-SQL
13 192 (3.39%) Bash Shell
14 187 (3.31%) MATLAB
15 159 (2.81%) Shell Script
16 147 (2.60%) Clojure
17 112 (1.98%) Groovy
18 86 (1.52%) Go
19 75 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1186 (20.97%) Degree
2 327 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 311 (5.50%) PhD
4 171 (3.02%) SC Cleared
5 139 (2.46%) DV Cleared
6 65 (1.15%) CISSP
7 48 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 48 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
8 40 (0.71%) CITP
8 40 (0.71%) PMP
9 39 (0.69%) PMI Certification
10 34 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
10 34 (0.60%) SANS
11 30 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 29 (0.51%) CISM
13 27 (0.48%) CCSP
14 25 (0.44%) ISEB
15 23 (0.41%) MCSE
16 19 (0.34%) CCNA
17 18 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (3.54%) Data Quality
2 171 (3.02%) QA
3 28 (0.50%) ISO 9001
4 25 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 22 (0.39%) SLA
7 20 (0.35%) COBIT
8 15 (0.27%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
9 7 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.12%) SSAE 16
9 7 (0.12%) TickIT
10 3 (0.053%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.053%) EMIR
10 3 (0.053%) FATCA
10 3 (0.053%) GPG13
11 2 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.035%) SDET
11 2 (0.035%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.035%) WAI
System Software
1 318 (5.62%) HDFS
2 276 (4.88%) Docker
3 188 (3.32%) Apache Flume
4 84 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 58 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
7 50 (0.88%) Active Directory
8 40 (0.71%) VirtualBox
9 25 (0.44%) KVM
10 15 (0.27%) Firmware
11 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.23%) iptables
12 11 (0.19%) vSphere
13 9 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (0.14%) Xen
15 6 (0.11%) Snort
16 4 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
16 4 (0.071%) XenApp
17 3 (0.053%) LXC
17 3 (0.053%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 240 (4.24%) Puppet
2 165 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
3 154 (2.72%) Ansible
4 134 (2.37%) Hadoop YARN
5 123 (2.17%) Oozie
6 67 (1.18%) Mesos
7 62 (1.10%) Kubernetes
8 52 (0.92%) Kibana
9 47 (0.83%) logstash
10 36 (0.64%) Salt
11 35 (0.62%) Ambari
12 27 (0.48%) Nagios
13 19 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
14 18 (0.32%) EnCase
14 18 (0.32%) Graphite
14 18 (0.32%) yum
15 12 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 10 (0.18%) ZABBIX
17 8 (0.14%) HAProxy
17 8 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 777 (13.74%) Oracle
2 408 (7.21%) Microsoft
3 336 (5.94%) Tableau
4 317 (5.60%) Cloudera
5 244 (4.31%) Hortonworks
6 219 (3.87%) SAP
7 194 (3.43%) IBM
8 170 (3.01%) Google
9 167 (2.95%) Informatica
10 118 (2.09%) VMware
11 96 (1.70%) Teradata
12 95 (1.68%) Facebook
13 86 (1.52%) Netezza
14 79 (1.40%) Talend
15 78 (1.38%) Cisco
15 78 (1.38%) MapR
16 71 (1.26%) MuleSoft
17 69 (1.22%) Cognos
17 69 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
18 66 (1.17%) Red Hat
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension, Holidays, + Other Benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 30k + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K-£58k plus brilliant package and unrivalled development
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: salary DOE + 5% Pension, Health, Life, 25 Days + more!
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + attractive benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + attractive benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + attractive benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Raytheon
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago