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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 82 87 172
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +85
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2790 3098 1974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.33% 3.08% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.17% 9.62% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2381 2527 1712
Median salary £64,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
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
24981 32192 32957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.80% 32.03% 30.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21569 27378 28328
Median salary £50,000 £47,850 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.49% +6.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 1598 £70,000 +7.69% 265
South East -3 346 £50,500 -8.18% 56
South West +17 213 £55,000 +7.31% 22
North West +82 210 £52,500 +16.66% 33
East of England +42 131 £55,000 +10.00% 17
East Midlands +78 105 £65,000 -7.14% 12
West Midlands +14 101 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Yorkshire +23 66 £52,500 +16.66% 11
North East -5 10 £38,380 -14.71% 4
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 2322 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 2316 (42.12%) Java
3 1950 (35.46%) Hadoop
4 1896 (34.48%) Analytics
5 1584 (28.81%) SQL
6 1582 (28.77%) Python
7 1280 (23.28%) Finance
8 1225 (22.28%) NoSQL
9 1142 (20.77%) Apache Spark
10 1122 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
11 928 (16.88%) Degree
12 865 (15.73%) Scala
13 863 (15.69%) C#
14 834 (15.17%) Software Engineering
15 833 (15.15%) JavaScript
16 806 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
17 773 (14.06%) SQL Server
18 758 (13.78%) TDD
19 737 (13.40%) Linux
20 736 (13.38%) Data Analytics
21 730 (13.28%) MongoDB
22 712 (12.95%) .NET
23 708 (12.88%) Scrum
24 691 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
25 672 (12.22%) Computer Science
26 661 (12.02%) ETL
27 655 (11.91%) Machine Learning
28 651 (11.84%) Oracle
29 623 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
30 587 (10.67%) Apache Hive

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 1142 (20.77%) Apache Spark
2 392 (7.13%) Elasticsearch
3 360 (6.55%) Apache Pig
4 338 (6.15%) Apache
5 282 (5.13%) SAS
6 178 (3.24%) Apache Solr
7 157 (2.86%) Tomcat
8 131 (2.38%) WebLogic
9 129 (2.35%) JBoss
10 117 (2.13%) WebSphere
11 116 (2.11%) Jetty
12 72 (1.31%) OpenStack
13 68 (1.24%) SharePoint
14 45 (0.82%) nginx
15 43 (0.78%) CMS
16 33 (0.60%) Confluence
17 23 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 22 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
19 17 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
19 17 (0.31%) WildFly
Applications
1 216 (3.93%) MS Excel
2 119 (2.16%) SPSS
3 37 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (0.60%) MS Office
5 9 (0.16%) MS Project
5 9 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.16%) Stata
6 6 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.091%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.091%) Gephi
8 3 (0.055%) Mathematica
9 2 (0.036%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.036%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.018%) EViews
10 1 (0.018%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.018%) Mingle
10 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.018%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 10 (0.18%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.16%) BusinessWorks
4 9 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.16%) Magento
5 6 (0.11%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 6 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 5 (0.091%) Sage 200
7 4 (0.073%) Data Workbench
7 4 (0.073%) FastStats
7 4 (0.073%) HFM
7 4 (0.073%) Unica
8 3 (0.055%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 3 (0.055%) Hyperion Planning
8 3 (0.055%) SAP BPC
8 3 (0.055%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 806 (14.66%) Amazon AWS
2 405 (7.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 285 (5.18%) SaaS
4 181 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
5 117 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 110 (2.00%) GitHub
7 108 (1.96%) PaaS
8 102 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
9 100 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
10 92 (1.67%) Amazon S3
11 62 (1.13%) IaaS
12 48 (0.87%) Google Analytics
13 38 (0.69%) Amazon Kinesis
14 26 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
15 25 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 21 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
16 21 (0.38%) Route 53
17 20 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 19 (0.35%) Office 365
19 16 (0.29%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 189 (3.44%) Internet
2 96 (1.75%) HTTP
3 93 (1.69%) Firewall
4 65 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 38 (0.69%) HTTPS
6 32 (0.58%) SSL
7 29 (0.53%) DNS
8 26 (0.47%) Kerberos
9 22 (0.40%) Network Security
9 22 (0.40%) SAN
10 18 (0.33%) 4G
11 17 (0.31%) SMTP
11 17 (0.31%) Unified Communications
12 14 (0.25%) 3G
12 14 (0.25%) VoIP
13 12 (0.22%) 5G
13 12 (0.22%) NGN
13 12 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
13 12 (0.22%) VoLTE
14 11 (0.20%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1950 (35.46%) Hadoop
2 1225 (22.28%) NoSQL
3 773 (14.06%) SQL Server
4 730 (13.28%) MongoDB
5 691 (12.57%) Data Warehouse
6 587 (10.67%) Apache Hive
7 522 (9.49%) Relational Database
8 520 (9.46%) MySQL
9 493 (8.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 333 (6.06%) HBase
11 300 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 298 (5.42%) RDBMS
13 287 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
14 270 (4.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 239 (4.35%) Data Mining
16 220 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 168 (3.06%) QlikView
18 157 (2.86%) Power BI
19 147 (2.67%) Amazon Redshift
20 142 (2.58%) Redis
Development Applications
1 314 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 200 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 156 (2.84%) JIRA
4 93 (1.69%) Maven
5 82 (1.49%) Selenium
5 82 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
6 64 (1.16%) Subversion
7 57 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 49 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
9 47 (0.85%) JUnit
10 42 (0.76%) Vagrant
11 37 (0.67%) Visual Studio
12 36 (0.65%) NUnit
13 34 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (0.58%) Mockito
15 30 (0.55%) TeamCity
16 23 (0.42%) IntelliJ
17 22 (0.40%) Gradle
17 22 (0.40%) WebDriver
18 19 (0.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 1280 (23.28%) Finance
2 572 (10.40%) Banking
3 532 (9.67%) Retail
4 476 (8.66%) Marketing
5 325 (5.91%) Telecoms
6 271 (4.93%) Games
7 143 (2.60%) Advertising
8 102 (1.85%) Investment Banking
9 90 (1.64%) Legal
10 74 (1.35%) Front Office
10 74 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 65 (1.18%) Law
12 62 (1.13%) Publishing
13 46 (0.84%) Back Office
14 44 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 42 (0.76%) Automotive
16 39 (0.71%) Music Industry
17 35 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
18 26 (0.47%) Military
19 23 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1961 (35.66%) Developer
2 882 (16.04%) Architect
3 767 (13.95%) Java Developer
4 494 (8.98%) Senior Developer
5 447 (8.13%) Data Architect
6 361 (6.56%) Software Engineer
7 344 (6.26%) Analyst
8 320 (5.82%) Consultant
9 300 (5.46%) Big Data Developer
10 290 (5.27%) Data Scientist
11 270 (4.91%) Big Data Architect
12 258 (4.69%) Data Engineer
13 235 (4.27%) C# Developer
14 227 (4.13%) Big Data Engineer
15 225 (4.09%) Senior Java Developer
16 210 (3.82%) Scala Developer
17 195 (3.55%) Java Engineer
18 194 (3.53%) Software Developer
19 193 (3.51%) .NET Developer
20 191 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 712 (12.95%) .NET
2 581 (10.57%) HTML
3 515 (9.37%) AngularJS
4 475 (8.64%) Spring
5 430 (7.82%) Web Services
6 371 (6.75%) CSS
7 363 (6.60%) Node.js
8 301 (5.47%) REST
9 275 (5.00%) HTML5
10 259 (4.71%) Kafka
11 229 (4.16%) Hibernate
12 214 (3.89%) React
13 209 (3.80%) J2EE
14 197 (3.58%) XML
15 193 (3.51%) RESTful
16 179 (3.26%) jQuery
17 176 (3.20%) JSON
18 173 (3.15%) Java EE
19 162 (2.95%) Akka
20 131 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 672 (12.22%) Computer Science
2 623 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
3 539 (9.80%) Visualisation
4 433 (7.87%) Algorithms
5 308 (5.60%) Mathematics
6 293 (5.33%) Statistics
7 228 (4.15%) Enterprise Software
8 175 (3.18%) Data Integration
9 168 (3.06%) User Experience
10 150 (2.73%) Mobile App
11 149 (2.71%) Credit Risk
11 149 (2.71%) Fintech
12 142 (2.58%) Management Information System
13 139 (2.53%) Data Structures
14 106 (1.93%) Artificial Intelligence
15 92 (1.67%) Internet of Things
16 90 (1.64%) Physics
17 77 (1.40%) Data Centre
18 74 (1.35%) Social Media
19 66 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 737 (13.40%) Linux
2 253 (4.60%) Windows
3 207 (3.76%) Unix
4 172 (3.13%) Android
5 137 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 51 (0.93%) Ubuntu
7 44 (0.80%) CentOS
8 42 (0.76%) Windows Server
9 37 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (0.56%) Mac OS X
10 31 (0.56%) Windows Phone
11 27 (0.49%) Solaris
12 21 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (0.36%) AIX
14 15 (0.27%) Debian
15 8 (0.15%) HPUX
15 8 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (0.091%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.073%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2322 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1896 (34.48%) Analytics
3 1122 (20.40%) Business Intelligence
4 834 (15.17%) Software Engineering
5 758 (13.78%) TDD
6 736 (13.38%) Data Analytics
7 708 (12.88%) Scrum
8 661 (12.02%) ETL
9 655 (11.91%) Machine Learning
10 487 (8.86%) DevOps
11 486 (8.84%) Open Source
12 417 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
13 390 (7.09%) Data Modelling
14 373 (6.78%) E-Commerce
15 368 (6.69%) OO
16 355 (6.46%) MapReduce
17 350 (6.36%) Data Management
18 342 (6.22%) Mentoring
19 335 (6.09%) Big Data Analytics
20 306 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2316 (42.12%) Java
2 1584 (28.81%) SQL
3 1582 (28.77%) Python
4 865 (15.73%) Scala
5 863 (15.69%) C#
6 833 (15.15%) JavaScript
7 439 (7.98%) R
8 399 (7.26%) C++
9 297 (5.40%) Perl
10 269 (4.89%) PHP
11 261 (4.75%) Ruby
12 237 (4.31%) C
13 192 (3.49%) T-SQL
14 182 (3.31%) Bash Shell
15 139 (2.53%) Go
16 113 (2.05%) MATLAB
17 107 (1.95%) PL/SQL
17 107 (1.95%) Shell Script
18 86 (1.56%) Groovy
19 70 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 928 (16.88%) Degree
2 337 (6.13%) Security Cleared
3 242 (4.40%) PhD
4 172 (3.13%) DV Cleared
5 130 (2.36%) SC Cleared
6 92 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 86 (1.56%) CISSP
8 57 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 47 (0.85%) SANS
10 38 (0.69%) MCSE
11 33 (0.60%) CCNA
12 31 (0.56%) GIAC
13 25 (0.45%) CISA
13 25 (0.45%) CISM
13 25 (0.45%) ISEB
14 24 (0.44%) SSCP
15 22 (0.40%) Linux+ Certification
15 22 (0.40%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (0.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 21 (0.38%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (2.69%) Data Quality
2 142 (2.58%) QA
3 48 (0.87%) SLA
4 25 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.44%) MiFID
6 20 (0.36%) GCP
7 16 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.18%) COBIT
9 9 (0.16%) GPG13
10 6 (0.11%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.091%) ISO 14001
11 5 (0.091%) ISO 9000
11 5 (0.091%) SDET
12 4 (0.073%) Basel III
12 4 (0.073%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.036%) FATCA
13 2 (0.036%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.036%) ISO27002
13 2 (0.036%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 260 (4.73%) Docker
2 206 (3.75%) HDFS
3 172 (3.13%) Apache Flume
4 76 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 64 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 46 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 46 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
7 45 (0.82%) Active Directory
8 22 (0.40%) VirtualBox
9 11 (0.20%) vSphere
10 9 (0.16%) KVM
10 9 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (0.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (0.11%) NFS
12 4 (0.073%) GPFS
12 4 (0.073%) LXC
12 4 (0.073%) Samba
13 3 (0.055%) PowerHA
13 3 (0.055%) Shibboleth
13 3 (0.055%) UAG
Systems Management
1 243 (4.42%) Puppet
2 213 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 192 (3.49%) Ansible
4 114 (2.07%) Oozie
5 85 (1.55%) Hadoop YARN
6 83 (1.51%) Kubernetes
7 79 (1.44%) Salt
8 62 (1.13%) Kibana
9 55 (1.00%) logstash
10 33 (0.60%) Mesos
11 26 (0.47%) Ambari
12 22 (0.40%) Nagios
13 14 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
13 14 (0.25%) Terraform
13 14 (0.25%) Tivoli
14 12 (0.22%) OpenAM
15 9 (0.16%) yum
16 7 (0.13%) EnCase
16 7 (0.13%) Ganglia
17 5 (0.091%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 651 (11.84%) Oracle
2 461 (8.38%) Microsoft
3 347 (6.31%) Tableau
4 268 (4.87%) Google
5 203 (3.69%) SAP
6 197 (3.58%) Cloudera
7 135 (2.45%) Hortonworks
8 98 (1.78%) IBM
9 88 (1.60%) VMware
10 82 (1.49%) Talend
11 73 (1.33%) Informatica
12 70 (1.27%) Cognos
13 67 (1.22%) Splunk
14 66 (1.20%) Teradata
15 63 (1.15%) Red Hat
16 53 (0.96%) MuleSoft
17 48 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
18 45 (0.82%) Adobe
18 45 (0.82%) Cisco
19 42 (0.76%) Netezza
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £5,000 Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £85k
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Full Bens and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + pension, healthcare, equity, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday