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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 149 170 302
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +132
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1989 1694 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.99% 1.73% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.61% 5.43% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1684 1505 753
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
30108 31183 32893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.18% 31.81% 32.59%
Number of salaries quoted 25953 26425 29154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
London +23 1396 £64,500 -0.76% 164
South East +15 213 £55,000 +10.00% 41
Yorkshire +52 93 £45,000 -10.00% 13
North West +25 85 £52,500 -4.54% 11
East Midlands +83 67 £45,000 +15.38% 2
South West -40 59 £47,500 -5.00% 5
East of England +14 57 £45,000 -5.26% 7
West Midlands -9 33 £50,000 -6.97% 2
North East - 16 £61,215 - 1
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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 1549 (39.36%) Java
2 1456 (37.00%) Hadoop
3 1358 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
4 1345 (34.18%) Analytics
5 1231 (31.28%) SQL
6 852 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
7 802 (20.38%) NoSQL
8 797 (20.25%) Finance
9 710 (18.04%) Python
10 682 (17.33%) SQL Server
11 651 (16.54%) Degree
12 640 (16.26%) Linux
13 597 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
14 583 (14.82%) ETL
15 560 (14.23%) JavaScript
16 553 (14.05%) Oracle
17 536 (13.62%) TDD
18 529 (13.44%) MongoDB
19 504 (12.81%) C#
20 501 (12.73%) HTML
21 497 (12.63%) Computer Science
22 482 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
23 479 (12.17%) .NET
24 463 (11.77%) Web Services
25 460 (11.69%) Apache Hive
26 449 (11.41%) Microsoft
27 438 (11.13%) Scrum
28 432 (10.98%) Software Engineering
29 421 (10.70%) MapReduce
30 395 (10.04%) OO

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 361 (9.17%) SAS
2 277 (7.04%) Apache Pig
3 173 (4.40%) Apache Spark
4 158 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
5 147 (3.74%) Node.js
6 129 (3.28%) Tomcat
7 111 (2.82%) Apache
8 68 (1.73%) SharePoint
9 56 (1.42%) Apache Solr
10 53 (1.35%) IIS
11 49 (1.25%) JBoss
12 48 (1.22%) OpenStack
13 42 (1.07%) WebSphere
14 36 (0.91%) CMS
15 32 (0.81%) WebLogic
16 29 (0.74%) nginx
17 24 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
18 21 (0.53%) Jetty
19 16 (0.41%) Mule
19 16 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 291 (7.40%) MS Excel
2 155 (3.94%) SPSS
3 56 (1.42%) MS Office
4 29 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 17 (0.43%) PowerPivot
7 16 (0.41%) Stata
8 9 (0.23%) CPLEX
8 9 (0.23%) Weka
9 6 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.076%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.076%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.076%) Gephi
11 2 (0.051%) EViews
11 2 (0.051%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.051%) Mingle
11 2 (0.051%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.025%) InDesign
12 1 (0.025%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 38 (0.97%) Google Analytics
2 13 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.15%) SAP MDM
6 5 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
7 4 (0.10%) HFM
7 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.076%) CODA-Financials
8 3 (0.076%) Line 500
8 3 (0.076%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 3 (0.076%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.051%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.025%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
10 1 (0.025%) Magento
10 1 (0.025%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.025%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 176 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (2.92%) SaaS
3 112 (2.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
5 57 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (1.14%) GitHub
7 38 (0.97%) SoftLayer
8 37 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
8 37 (0.94%) Amazon S3
9 24 (0.61%) PaaS
10 18 (0.46%) IaaS
11 13 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.20%) Route 53
13 7 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
14 6 (0.15%) Office 365
15 5 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.10%) ElastiCache
16 4 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 3 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 127 (3.23%) Internet
2 62 (1.58%) HTTP
3 39 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 34 (0.86%) Firewall
5 23 (0.58%) SAN
6 20 (0.51%) Intranet
6 20 (0.51%) SNMP
6 20 (0.51%) LDAP
7 18 (0.46%) WAN
7 18 (0.46%) VPN
8 16 (0.41%) SSH
8 16 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
9 14 (0.36%) VoIP
10 13 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
11 12 (0.30%) LAN
12 10 (0.25%) DNS
13 9 (0.23%) Wireless
13 9 (0.23%) Network Security
13 9 (0.23%) NAS
14 7 (0.18%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1456 (37.00%) Hadoop
2 802 (20.38%) NoSQL
3 682 (17.33%) SQL Server
4 597 (15.17%) Data Warehouse
5 529 (13.44%) MongoDB
6 460 (11.69%) Apache Hive
7 374 (9.50%) MySQL
8 299 (7.60%) Apache Cassandra
9 283 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 279 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 251 (6.38%) Relational Database
12 248 (6.30%) Data Mining
13 231 (5.87%) QlikView
14 209 (5.31%) HBase
15 189 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 160 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
17 142 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
18 135 (3.43%) RDBMS
19 94 (2.39%) Redis
20 89 (2.26%) Impala
Development Applications
1 265 (6.73%) Git (software)
2 184 (4.68%) Jenkins
3 120 (3.05%) Maven
4 106 (2.69%) Moq
5 93 (2.36%) ReSharper
6 87 (2.21%) Subversion
7 77 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 76 (1.93%) SoapUI
9 71 (1.80%) TeamCity
10 70 (1.78%) JIRA
10 70 (1.78%) NUnit
11 69 (1.75%) JUnit
12 63 (1.60%) Eclipse
13 62 (1.58%) Selenium
14 57 (1.45%) Talend Open Studio
15 54 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
16 48 (1.22%) Hudson
17 43 (1.09%) SpecFlow
18 40 (1.02%) Rhino Mocks
19 39 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 797 (20.25%) Finance
2 381 (9.68%) Marketing
3 360 (9.15%) Banking
4 339 (8.61%) Retail
5 168 (4.27%) Telecoms
6 137 (3.48%) Games
7 114 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
8 98 (2.49%) Advertising
9 76 (1.93%) Investment Banking
10 64 (1.63%) Publishing
11 63 (1.60%) Legal
12 38 (0.97%) Law
13 37 (0.94%) Front Office
14 33 (0.84%) Back Office
15 30 (0.76%) Manufacturing
16 27 (0.69%) Electronics
17 26 (0.66%) Financial Institution
18 24 (0.61%) Automotive
18 24 (0.61%) Online Betting
19 12 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1469 (37.33%) Developer
2 585 (14.87%) Architect
3 573 (14.56%) Java Developer
4 337 (8.56%) Senior Developer
5 264 (6.71%) Consultant
6 243 (6.18%) Analyst
7 226 (5.74%) Data Architect
8 220 (5.59%) Data Scientist
9 182 (4.63%) Software Engineer
10 137 (3.48%) Big Data Architect
11 135 (3.43%) Senior Java Developer
12 128 (3.25%) Administrator
13 111 (2.82%) Senior Architect
14 110 (2.80%) Software Developer
15 109 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
16 103 (2.62%) Lead Developer
17 96 (2.44%) C# Developer
18 95 (2.41%) .NET Developer
19 91 (2.31%) Big Data Developer
20 87 (2.21%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 501 (12.73%) HTML
2 479 (12.17%) .NET
3 463 (11.77%) Web Services
4 382 (9.71%) Spring
5 381 (9.68%) CSS
6 320 (8.13%) XML
7 251 (6.38%) REST
8 226 (5.74%) jQuery
9 204 (5.18%) HTML5
10 186 (4.73%) ASP.NET
11 180 (4.57%) AngularJS
12 174 (4.42%) RESTful
13 165 (4.19%) Hibernate
14 147 (3.74%) J2EE
15 146 (3.71%) SOAP
16 134 (3.41%) CSS3
17 132 (3.35%) Kafka
18 119 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
19 111 (2.82%) .NET Framework
20 104 (2.64%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 497 (12.63%) Computer Science
2 482 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
3 302 (7.67%) Open Source
4 300 (7.62%) Visualisation
5 279 (7.09%) Algorithms
6 223 (5.67%) Mathematics
7 187 (4.75%) Data Integration
8 173 (4.40%) Statistics
9 140 (3.56%) User Experience
10 96 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
11 89 (2.26%) Data Structures
12 87 (2.21%) Social Media
13 82 (2.08%) Artificial Intelligence
14 78 (1.98%) Mobile App
15 61 (1.55%) Management Information System
16 60 (1.52%) Grid Computing
17 58 (1.47%) Clustering
18 57 (1.45%) Neural Network
19 55 (1.40%) Replication
20 54 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 640 (16.26%) Linux
2 285 (7.24%) UNIX
3 237 (6.02%) Windows
4 127 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 119 (3.02%) Android
6 46 (1.17%) CentOS
7 27 (0.69%) Ubuntu
7 27 (0.69%) Debian
8 26 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.15%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.13%) Solaris
12 5 (0.13%) Fedora
13 4 (0.10%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.10%) VME
13 4 (0.10%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.076%) Scientific Linux
14 3 (0.076%) Embedded Linux
15 2 (0.051%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1358 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1345 (34.18%) Analytics
3 852 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
4 583 (14.82%) ETL
5 536 (13.62%) TDD
6 438 (11.13%) Scrum
7 432 (10.98%) Software Engineering
8 421 (10.70%) MapReduce
9 395 (10.04%) OO
10 360 (9.15%) Data Modelling
11 321 (8.16%) E-Commerce
12 296 (7.52%) MVC
13 260 (6.61%) Data Analytics
14 247 (6.28%) Continuous Integration
15 214 (5.44%) BDD
16 211 (5.36%) Data Analysis
17 209 (5.31%) Project Management
18 207 (5.26%) DevOps
19 196 (4.98%) Data Management
20 194 (4.93%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1549 (39.36%) Java
2 1231 (31.28%) SQL
3 710 (18.04%) Python
4 560 (14.23%) JavaScript
5 504 (12.81%) C#
6 347 (8.82%) R
7 314 (7.98%) Scala
8 297 (7.55%) Ruby
9 291 (7.40%) C++
10 235 (5.97%) T-SQL
11 207 (5.26%) PHP
12 161 (4.09%) C
13 160 (4.07%) Perl
14 115 (2.92%) Bash Shell
15 110 (2.80%) MATLAB
16 63 (1.60%) PL/SQL
17 49 (1.25%) Shell Script
18 45 (1.14%) Clojure
19 37 (0.94%) Groovy
20 30 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 651 (16.54%) Degree
2 148 (3.76%) PhD
3 62 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 41 (1.04%) MBA
5 37 (0.94%) VCP4
6 35 (0.89%) SC Cleared
7 33 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (0.66%) DV Cleared
9 17 (0.43%) PMI Certification
9 17 (0.43%) ISEB
10 12 (0.30%) MCSE
11 11 (0.28%) CISSP
11 11 (0.28%) PMP
12 10 (0.25%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certified Architect
14 5 (0.13%) Postgraduate
15 4 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
15 4 (0.10%) MCDBA
15 4 (0.10%) MCTS
15 4 (0.10%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (5.54%) QA
2 58 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.25%) COBIT
4 8 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.18%) SLA
5 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.10%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.10%) GPG13
6 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.025%) Basel III
7 1 (0.025%) EMIR
7 1 (0.025%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.025%) BS7799
7 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 1 (0.025%) MiFID
System Software
1 130 (3.30%) HDFS
2 82 (2.08%) Hyper-V
3 60 (1.52%) Apache Flume
4 39 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (0.86%) Active Directory
6 32 (0.81%) Docker
7 20 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 17 (0.43%) Xen
9 13 (0.33%) Snort
10 12 (0.30%) Firmware
11 11 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 11 (0.28%) VirtualBox
12 10 (0.25%) NFS
13 5 (0.13%) vSphere
13 5 (0.13%) KVM
14 4 (0.10%) Platform Symphony
14 4 (0.10%) SRDF
14 4 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 3 (0.076%) XenServer
15 3 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 170 (4.32%) Puppet
2 141 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (1.25%) Nagios
4 48 (1.22%) Salt
5 42 (1.07%) ZABBIX
6 34 (0.86%) Oozie
6 34 (0.86%) Graphite
7 32 (0.81%) Ansible
7 32 (0.81%) Ganglia
8 25 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
9 18 (0.46%) Vagrant
10 14 (0.36%) Ambari
11 11 (0.28%) Cacti
12 9 (0.23%) Capistrano
13 6 (0.15%) yum
13 6 (0.15%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.15%) Tivoli Monitoring
13 6 (0.15%) Netcool
13 6 (0.15%) Netcool/OMNIbus
14 5 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 553 (14.05%) Oracle
2 449 (11.41%) Microsoft
3 206 (5.24%) Tableau
4 187 (4.75%) Teradata
5 153 (3.89%) SAP
6 135 (3.43%) Google
7 134 (3.41%) Informatica
8 128 (3.25%) Business Objects
9 122 (3.10%) IBM
10 99 (2.52%) Cognos
11 87 (2.21%) Cloudera
12 82 (2.08%) Netezza
13 73 (1.86%) Ab Initio
14 63 (1.60%) Apple
15 60 (1.52%) VMware
16 57 (1.45%) Talend
17 54 (1.37%) HP
18 47 (1.19%) Hortonworks
19 44 (1.12%) Vertica
20 43 (1.09%) Sony
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Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £19000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - Health, Pension,
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Kenexa
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and amazing benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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