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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 84 161 193
Rank change year-on-year
+77 +32
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2997 1981 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.17% 2.00% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.00% 6.46% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2412 1692 1403
Average salary £62,250 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
29973 30681 32360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.73% 30.91% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 25744 26510 27538
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +27 1903 £65,000 - 251
South East +107 461 £55,000 - 49
South West +69 162 £50,000 +8.10% 31
East of England +52 130 £47,500 +5.55% 21
West Midlands +80 124 £52,500 +10.52% 12
Yorkshire +13 96 £60,000 +33.33% 19
North West -5 62 £40,000 -23.80% 16
East Midlands -33 30 £47,500 -7.31% 4
North East +18 27 £39,500 -35.47% 3
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2511 (41.11%) Java
2 2386 (39.06%) Hadoop
3 2116 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2062 (33.76%) Analytics
5 1928 (31.57%) SQL
6 1441 (23.59%) Python
7 1415 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
8 1295 (21.20%) Degree
9 1269 (20.78%) Finance
10 1224 (20.04%) NoSQL
11 1025 (16.78%) JavaScript
12 996 (16.31%) Linux
13 904 (14.80%) Software Engineering
14 882 (14.44%) Apache Spark
15 879 (14.39%) TDD
16 853 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
17 831 (13.61%) MongoDB
18 826 (13.52%) ETL
19 819 (13.41%) Oracle
20 792 (12.97%) SQL Server
21 775 (12.69%) C#
22 768 (12.57%) Scala
23 766 (12.54%) Computer Science
24 753 (12.33%) Data Analytics
25 747 (12.23%) Apache Hive
26 745 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
27 673 (11.02%) HTML
28 653 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
29 629 (10.30%) .NET
30 599 (9.81%) Machine Learning

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 882 (14.44%) Apache Spark
2 469 (7.68%) Apache Pig
3 428 (7.01%) Elasticsearch
4 338 (5.53%) Apache
5 287 (4.70%) Node.js
6 278 (4.55%) SAS
7 179 (2.93%) Tomcat
8 173 (2.83%) Apache Solr
9 118 (1.93%) WebLogic
10 93 (1.52%) JBoss
11 81 (1.33%) WebSphere
12 74 (1.21%) Jetty
13 62 (1.02%) OpenStack
14 57 (0.93%) nginx
15 56 (0.92%) SharePoint
16 55 (0.90%) GlassFish
17 51 (0.83%) IIS
18 48 (0.79%) Confluence
19 39 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
20 31 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 246 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 124 (2.03%) SPSS
3 40 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 39 (0.64%) MS Office
5 17 (0.28%) S-PLUS
6 15 (0.25%) MS Project
7 12 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.20%) Mathematica
7 12 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.20%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.15%) Weka
9 7 (0.11%) GNU Octave
9 7 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.049%) HipChat
10 3 (0.049%) Mingle
11 2 (0.033%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.033%) Gephi
11 2 (0.033%) Stata
12 1 (0.016%) EViews
Business Applications
1 71 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.28%) SAP hybris
3 13 (0.21%) SAP CRM
4 12 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 12 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 8 (0.13%) Odoo
7 6 (0.098%) HFM
7 6 (0.098%) Hyperion Planning
7 6 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.098%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 6 (0.098%) SAP HR
7 6 (0.098%) SAP Payroll
8 5 (0.082%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 5 (0.082%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.065%) Adobe Campaign
10 3 (0.049%) Oracle Financials
10 3 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.049%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 653 (10.69%) Amazon AWS
2 244 (3.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 199 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
4 189 (3.09%) SaaS
5 90 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
6 83 (1.36%) PaaS
7 80 (1.31%) IaaS
8 64 (1.05%) Google Analytics
9 60 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
10 53 (0.87%) Amazon S3
10 53 (0.87%) GitHub
11 40 (0.65%) Amazon EMR
12 25 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
12 25 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 25 (0.41%) iPaaS
13 24 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
14 18 (0.29%) Heroku
15 15 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.21%) Google App Engine
17 11 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 185 (3.03%) Internet
2 169 (2.77%) TCP/IP
3 144 (2.36%) Firewall
4 98 (1.60%) HTTP
5 38 (0.62%) Network Security
6 37 (0.61%) SAN
7 28 (0.46%) DNS
7 28 (0.46%) SSL
8 26 (0.43%) VPN
8 26 (0.43%) Wireless
9 25 (0.41%) WebEx
10 23 (0.38%) BGP
11 19 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 18 (0.29%) WAN
13 16 (0.26%) Broadband
14 15 (0.25%) OpenLDAP
15 14 (0.23%) LAN
15 14 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (0.21%) HTTPS
17 12 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2386 (39.06%) Hadoop
2 1224 (20.04%) NoSQL
3 831 (13.61%) MongoDB
4 792 (12.97%) SQL Server
5 747 (12.23%) Apache Hive
6 745 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
7 527 (8.63%) Apache Cassandra
8 457 (7.48%) Data Mining
9 433 (7.09%) MySQL
10 348 (5.70%) HBase
11 339 (5.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 298 (4.88%) Relational Database
13 289 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 257 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
15 224 (3.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 192 (3.14%) QlikView
17 163 (2.67%) Impala
18 161 (2.64%) BusinessObjects
19 152 (2.49%) Redis
20 141 (2.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 378 (6.19%) Git (software)
2 265 (4.34%) Jenkins
3 197 (3.23%) Maven
4 162 (2.65%) Subversion
5 161 (2.64%) JIRA
6 142 (2.32%) JUnit
7 87 (1.42%) Selenium
8 84 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
9 72 (1.18%) Gradle
10 64 (1.05%) ERwin
11 59 (0.97%) Mercurial
12 58 (0.95%) gulp
12 58 (0.95%) Mockito
13 50 (0.82%) Grunt
14 46 (0.75%) Cucumber
15 45 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
16 43 (0.70%) Ant
17 41 (0.67%) Eclipse
18 38 (0.62%) Hudson
19 32 (0.52%) Vagrant
General
1 1269 (20.78%) Finance
2 563 (9.22%) Marketing
3 475 (7.78%) Retail
4 416 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 413 (6.76%) Banking
6 154 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 153 (2.50%) Games
8 104 (1.70%) Publishing
9 103 (1.69%) Advertising
10 98 (1.60%) Law
11 93 (1.52%) Legal
12 82 (1.34%) Investment Banking
13 74 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 71 (1.16%) Electronics
15 58 (0.95%) Financial Institution
16 52 (0.85%) Front Office
17 50 (0.82%) Billing
18 45 (0.74%) Aerospace
18 45 (0.74%) Automotive
19 27 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2043 (33.45%) Developer
2 805 (13.18%) Architect
3 802 (13.13%) Java Developer
4 478 (7.83%) Senior Developer
5 475 (7.78%) Big Data Developer
6 439 (7.19%) Analyst
7 426 (6.97%) Consultant
7 426 (6.97%) Data Architect
8 389 (6.37%) Data Scientist
9 353 (5.78%) Software Engineer
10 251 (4.11%) Big Data Architect
11 232 (3.80%) Java Engineer
12 224 (3.67%) Hadoop Developer
13 222 (3.63%) Big Data Engineer
14 220 (3.60%) JavaScript Developer
15 215 (3.52%) Senior Java Developer
16 188 (3.08%) C# Developer
17 173 (2.83%) .NET Developer
17 173 (2.83%) Data Analyst
18 172 (2.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (11.02%) HTML
2 629 (10.30%) .NET
3 576 (9.43%) Web Services
4 496 (8.12%) Spring
5 485 (7.94%) CSS
6 455 (7.45%) AngularJS
7 442 (7.24%) XML
8 363 (5.94%) HTML5
9 328 (5.37%) REST
10 280 (4.58%) jQuery
11 251 (4.11%) RESTful
12 230 (3.77%) Kafka
13 225 (3.68%) Java EE
14 206 (3.37%) J2EE
15 203 (3.32%) Hibernate
16 198 (3.24%) JSON
17 186 (3.05%) CSS3
18 178 (2.91%) ASP.NET
19 166 (2.72%) SOAP
20 160 (2.62%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 853 (13.97%) Analytical Skills
2 766 (12.54%) Computer Science
3 571 (9.35%) Visualisation
4 523 (8.56%) Algorithms
5 425 (6.96%) Mathematics
6 277 (4.54%) Management Information System
7 268 (4.39%) Mobile App
8 266 (4.35%) Statistics
9 256 (4.19%) User Experience
10 243 (3.98%) Data Integration
11 224 (3.67%) Semantic Web
12 202 (3.31%) Smart Meter
13 168 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
14 166 (2.72%) Fintech
15 165 (2.70%) Data Structures
16 136 (2.23%) Cybercrime
17 129 (2.11%) Physics
18 117 (1.92%) Digital Media
19 110 (1.80%) Social Media
20 92 (1.51%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 996 (16.31%) Linux
2 354 (5.80%) Unix
3 349 (5.71%) Windows
4 240 (3.93%) Android
5 204 (3.34%) Apple iOS
6 59 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 51 (0.83%) Windows Server
8 42 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 38 (0.62%) Windows Phone
10 27 (0.44%) CentOS
11 17 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 14 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (0.16%) Debian
14 6 (0.098%) Windows CE
14 6 (0.098%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.082%) Windows Mobile
15 5 (0.082%) zOS
16 4 (0.065%) Windows Server 2012
17 3 (0.049%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.049%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2116 (34.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2062 (33.76%) Analytics
3 1415 (23.17%) Business Intelligence
4 904 (14.80%) Software Engineering
5 879 (14.39%) TDD
6 826 (13.52%) ETL
7 753 (12.33%) Data Analytics
8 599 (9.81%) Machine Learning
9 580 (9.50%) Scrum
10 579 (9.48%) Open Source
11 526 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
12 490 (8.02%) Data Management
13 474 (7.76%) OO
14 412 (6.75%) Data Modelling
15 410 (6.71%) Project Management
16 388 (6.35%) Multithreading
17 375 (6.14%) Data Analysis
18 368 (6.02%) Mentoring
19 366 (5.99%) E-Commerce
20 358 (5.86%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 2511 (41.11%) Java
2 1928 (31.57%) SQL
3 1441 (23.59%) Python
4 1025 (16.78%) JavaScript
5 775 (12.69%) C#
6 768 (12.57%) Scala
7 556 (9.10%) R
8 541 (8.86%) C++
9 387 (6.34%) Ruby
10 262 (4.29%) C
11 231 (3.78%) Perl
12 213 (3.49%) PHP
13 203 (3.32%) T-SQL
14 174 (2.85%) Bash Shell
15 152 (2.49%) MATLAB
16 143 (2.34%) Objective-C
17 111 (1.82%) Shell Script
18 97 (1.59%) Clojure
19 79 (1.29%) PL/SQL
20 71 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1295 (21.20%) Degree
2 277 (4.54%) Security Cleared
3 259 (4.24%) PhD
4 151 (2.47%) SC Cleared
5 142 (2.32%) CISSP
6 139 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 128 (2.10%) CITP
8 125 (2.05%) DV Cleared
9 121 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
10 106 (1.74%) SANS
11 99 (1.62%) MCSE
12 97 (1.59%) CCNA
13 94 (1.54%) GIAC
14 90 (1.47%) SSCP
15 88 (1.44%) Linux+ Certification
16 60 (0.98%) PMP
17 59 (0.97%) PMI Certification
18 42 (0.69%) Network+ Certification
19 31 (0.51%) CISM
20 29 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (3.50%) QA
2 213 (3.49%) Data Quality
3 110 (1.80%) ISO 9001
4 47 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 35 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 34 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 28 (0.46%) SLA
8 24 (0.39%) TickIT
9 16 (0.26%) SDET
10 15 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.23%) COBIT
12 7 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 6 (0.098%) FINREP
14 5 (0.082%) Dodd-Frank
14 5 (0.082%) EMIR
14 5 (0.082%) GPG13
14 5 (0.082%) ISO 14001
14 5 (0.082%) ISO22301
14 5 (0.082%) JSP 440
15 4 (0.065%) FATCA
System Software
1 225 (3.68%) HDFS
2 141 (2.31%) Docker
3 99 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 91 (1.49%) Apache Flume
5 63 (1.03%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 35 (0.57%) Active Directory
7 18 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 15 (0.25%) Hyper-V
9 14 (0.23%) vSphere
10 9 (0.15%) KVM
10 9 (0.15%) XenServer
11 8 (0.13%) Firmware
11 8 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 7 (0.11%) Cronacle
12 7 (0.11%) Xen
13 5 (0.082%) Ceph
13 5 (0.082%) XenApp
14 4 (0.065%) LXC
15 3 (0.049%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.033%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 288 (4.72%) Puppet
2 224 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
3 177 (2.90%) Ansible
4 105 (1.72%) Oozie
5 78 (1.28%) Hadoop YARN
6 52 (0.85%) Mesos
7 50 (0.82%) Salt
8 34 (0.56%) Ambari
9 31 (0.51%) logstash
10 29 (0.47%) Kibana
10 29 (0.47%) Nagios
11 27 (0.44%) Graphite
12 13 (0.21%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.20%) CA Wily
13 12 (0.20%) HP SiteScope
14 11 (0.18%) Ganglia
14 11 (0.18%) SCOM
15 10 (0.16%) Jitterbit
15 10 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
15 10 (0.16%) WMI
Vendors
1 819 (13.41%) Oracle
2 556 (9.10%) Microsoft
3 334 (5.47%) Tableau
4 314 (5.14%) SAP
5 216 (3.54%) Cloudera
6 206 (3.37%) Google
7 174 (2.85%) IBM
8 171 (2.80%) Teradata
9 157 (2.57%) Hortonworks
10 156 (2.55%) VMware
11 154 (2.52%) Informatica
12 102 (1.67%) Splunk
13 96 (1.57%) Red Hat
14 95 (1.56%) Facebook
15 92 (1.51%) Netezza
16 84 (1.38%) Talend
17 81 (1.33%) Cognos
18 80 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
19 69 (1.13%) Sybase
20 68 (1.11%) Adobe
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
ISL
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Healthcare, pension, holiday bank
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Kent
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 5 hours ago
North London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Recann
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
West London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career progression
Posted: 7 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Benefits included
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum +Bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East
Optimus Search
Salary: Depends Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday