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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
UK / England
Rank 78 84 171
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +87
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2656 3046 1839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 3.41% 3.27% 1.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.33% 10.14% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 2464 1585
Median salary £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £93,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%

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
23449 30041 30307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.15% 32.22% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20330 25748 26170
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +1 1568 £70,000 +7.69% 249
South East +1 370 £53,000 -7.82% 60
South West +22 224 £55,000 +10.00% 22
North West +85 168 £52,500 +23.62% 31
East Midlands +67 104 £60,000 -6.61% 7
East of England -6 96 £58,500 +23.15% 19
West Midlands -7 92 £57,500 +17.94% 7
Yorkshire -27 32 £62,500 +13.63% 9
North East -22 2 £45,625 +10.60% 2
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 2358 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2165 (40.31%) Java
3 1884 (35.08%) Hadoop
4 1793 (33.38%) Analytics
5 1640 (30.53%) SQL
6 1526 (28.41%) Python
7 1276 (23.76%) Finance
8 1216 (22.64%) Apache Spark
9 1136 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
10 1112 (20.70%) NoSQL
11 937 (17.45%) Degree
12 875 (16.29%) C#
13 849 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
14 816 (15.19%) JavaScript
15 800 (14.89%) Scala
16 789 (14.69%) Software Engineering
17 752 (14.00%) SQL Server
18 729 (13.57%) .NET
19 711 (13.24%) TDD
20 702 (13.07%) Linux
21 699 (13.01%) MongoDB
22 680 (12.66%) Scrum
23 670 (12.47%) Data Warehouse
24 641 (11.93%) Machine Learning
25 631 (11.75%) Computer Science
26 623 (11.60%) Oracle
27 618 (11.51%) ETL
28 615 (11.45%) Data Analytics
29 591 (11.00%) Apache Hive
30 586 (10.91%) Banking

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 1216 (22.64%) Apache Spark
2 402 (7.48%) Apache
3 392 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
4 360 (6.70%) Apache Pig
5 267 (4.97%) SAS
6 152 (2.83%) Tomcat
7 149 (2.77%) Apache Solr
8 132 (2.46%) JBoss
9 120 (2.23%) WebLogic
10 116 (2.16%) Jetty
11 113 (2.10%) WebSphere
12 76 (1.42%) OpenStack
13 61 (1.14%) CMS
14 53 (0.99%) Confluence
15 48 (0.89%) SharePoint
16 32 (0.60%) nginx
17 23 (0.43%) GlassFish
17 23 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 19 (0.35%) WildFly
19 18 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 235 (4.38%) MS Excel
2 121 (2.25%) SPSS
3 43 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.54%) MS Office
5 11 (0.20%) Stata
6 8 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.13%) MS Project
8 6 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.056%) Gephi
9 3 (0.056%) Mathematica
9 3 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.037%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.037%) CPLEX
10 2 (0.037%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.037%) S-PLUS
11 1 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.019%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.019%) Mingle
11 1 (0.019%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.28%) Magento
4 12 (0.22%) Bloomberg TOMS
5 10 (0.19%) SAP CRM
6 8 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.13%) Sage 200
7 7 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 7 (0.13%) WebTrends
8 6 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
8 6 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.11%) FastStats
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
9 5 (0.093%) HFM
9 5 (0.093%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 4 (0.074%) Data Workbench
11 3 (0.056%) Maximo
11 3 (0.056%) SAP BPC
11 3 (0.056%) SAP HR
11 3 (0.056%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 849 (15.81%) Amazon AWS
2 457 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 298 (5.55%) SaaS
4 189 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
5 117 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 104 (1.94%) GitHub
7 93 (1.73%) PaaS
8 88 (1.64%) Amazon EMR
9 87 (1.62%) Amazon S3
10 76 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
11 57 (1.06%) Google Analytics
12 49 (0.91%) IaaS
13 43 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
14 28 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
15 23 (0.43%) Office 365
16 20 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
16 20 (0.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 20 (0.37%) Route 53
17 19 (0.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 13 (0.24%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 175 (3.26%) Internet
2 82 (1.53%) HTTP
3 56 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 51 (0.95%) Firewall
5 36 (0.67%) Kerberos
6 33 (0.61%) HTTPS
7 29 (0.54%) SSL
8 26 (0.48%) DNS
9 21 (0.39%) Network Security
10 17 (0.32%) 4G
10 17 (0.32%) SAN
10 17 (0.32%) Unified Communications
11 13 (0.24%) 3G
11 13 (0.24%) VoIP
12 12 (0.22%) 5G
12 12 (0.22%) NGN
12 12 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
12 12 (0.22%) VoLTE
13 11 (0.20%) SMTP
14 10 (0.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1884 (35.08%) Hadoop
2 1112 (20.70%) NoSQL
3 752 (14.00%) SQL Server
4 699 (13.01%) MongoDB
5 670 (12.47%) Data Warehouse
6 591 (11.00%) Apache Hive
7 535 (9.96%) MySQL
8 529 (9.85%) Relational Database
9 428 (7.97%) Apache Cassandra
10 338 (6.29%) HBase
11 316 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 297 (5.53%) RDBMS
13 284 (5.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 250 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
15 231 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 193 (3.59%) Data Mining
17 185 (3.44%) Power BI
18 164 (3.05%) QlikView
19 160 (2.98%) Redis
20 149 (2.77%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 322 (6.00%) Git (software)
2 180 (3.35%) JIRA
3 178 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 99 (1.84%) Talend Open Studio
5 95 (1.77%) Maven
6 83 (1.55%) Selenium
7 65 (1.21%) Subversion
8 56 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 54 (1.01%) Cucumber
10 46 (0.86%) Visual Studio
11 43 (0.80%) NUnit
12 42 (0.78%) JUnit
13 41 (0.76%) TeamCity
14 32 (0.60%) Gradle
15 31 (0.58%) Mockito
15 31 (0.58%) Vagrant
16 30 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 22 (0.41%) WebDriver
18 18 (0.34%) Mercurial
18 18 (0.34%) SpecFlow
General
1 1276 (23.76%) Finance
2 586 (10.91%) Banking
3 518 (9.64%) Retail
4 501 (9.33%) Marketing
5 363 (6.76%) Telecoms
6 250 (4.65%) Games
7 120 (2.23%) Advertising
8 108 (2.01%) Legal
9 106 (1.97%) Investment Banking
10 68 (1.27%) Front Office
11 55 (1.02%) Manufacturing
12 54 (1.01%) Publishing
13 51 (0.95%) Law
14 43 (0.80%) Automotive
14 43 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 37 (0.69%) Back Office
15 37 (0.69%) Military
16 31 (0.58%) Music Industry
17 27 (0.50%) Electronics
18 16 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1911 (35.58%) Developer
2 832 (15.49%) Architect
3 697 (12.98%) Java Developer
4 452 (8.42%) Senior Developer
5 380 (7.08%) Data Architect
6 365 (6.80%) Analyst
7 320 (5.96%) Consultant
8 316 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 297 (5.53%) Data Scientist
10 296 (5.51%) Big Data Developer
11 283 (5.27%) Data Engineer
12 272 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 234 (4.36%) .NET Developer
13 234 (4.36%) Big Data Engineer
14 220 (4.10%) Big Data Architect
15 193 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
16 192 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
17 190 (3.54%) Software Developer
18 183 (3.41%) Scala Developer
19 177 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 729 (13.57%) .NET
2 581 (10.82%) HTML
3 539 (10.04%) AngularJS
4 447 (8.32%) Spring
5 437 (8.14%) Web Services
6 384 (7.15%) CSS
7 343 (6.39%) Node.js
8 309 (5.75%) REST
9 270 (5.03%) HTML5
10 264 (4.92%) Kafka
11 226 (4.21%) RESTful
12 218 (4.06%) Hibernate
13 210 (3.91%) React
14 203 (3.78%) J2EE
15 194 (3.61%) Java EE
16 181 (3.37%) jQuery
17 176 (3.28%) XML
18 150 (2.79%) CSS3
19 137 (2.55%) Akka
20 131 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 631 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 529 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 525 (9.77%) Visualisation
4 437 (8.14%) Algorithms
5 307 (5.72%) Mathematics
6 306 (5.70%) Statistics
7 228 (4.25%) Enterprise Software
8 186 (3.46%) Credit Risk
9 175 (3.26%) Data Integration
10 165 (3.07%) User Experience
11 150 (2.79%) Fintech
12 146 (2.72%) Data Structures
13 127 (2.36%) Artificial Intelligence
14 117 (2.18%) Mobile App
15 116 (2.16%) Internet of Things
16 111 (2.07%) Management Information System
17 86 (1.60%) Physics
18 83 (1.55%) Social Media
19 75 (1.40%) Data Centre
20 65 (1.21%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 702 (13.07%) Linux
2 205 (3.82%) Windows
3 197 (3.67%) Unix
4 143 (2.66%) Android
5 127 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 41 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 38 (0.71%) CentOS
8 30 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.47%) Windows Server
10 23 (0.43%) Windows Phone
11 19 (0.35%) Solaris
12 16 (0.30%) AIX
13 15 (0.28%) Debian
14 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.17%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
17 5 (0.093%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.074%) HPUX
18 4 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2358 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 1793 (33.38%) Analytics
3 1136 (21.15%) Business Intelligence
4 789 (14.69%) Software Engineering
5 711 (13.24%) TDD
6 680 (12.66%) Scrum
7 641 (11.93%) Machine Learning
8 618 (11.51%) ETL
9 615 (11.45%) Data Analytics
10 525 (9.77%) DevOps
11 447 (8.32%) Open Source
12 391 (7.28%) OO
13 390 (7.26%) Data Modelling
14 383 (7.13%) Continuous Integration
15 356 (6.63%) E-Commerce
16 336 (6.26%) Mentoring
17 335 (6.24%) MapReduce
18 306 (5.70%) Project Management
19 283 (5.27%) MVC
20 281 (5.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2165 (40.31%) Java
2 1640 (30.53%) SQL
3 1526 (28.41%) Python
4 875 (16.29%) C#
5 816 (15.19%) JavaScript
6 800 (14.89%) Scala
7 451 (8.40%) R
8 401 (7.47%) C++
9 286 (5.32%) Perl
10 256 (4.77%) Ruby
11 255 (4.75%) PHP
12 242 (4.51%) C
13 207 (3.85%) T-SQL
14 172 (3.20%) Bash Shell
15 120 (2.23%) Go
16 98 (1.82%) PL/SQL
17 86 (1.60%) MATLAB
18 75 (1.40%) Shell Script
19 59 (1.10%) Objective-C
20 56 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 937 (17.45%) Degree
2 282 (5.25%) Security Cleared
3 241 (4.49%) PhD
4 151 (2.81%) DV Cleared
5 91 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 79 (1.47%) CISSP
7 78 (1.45%) SC Cleared
8 39 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (0.67%) CCNA
10 31 (0.58%) GIAC
10 31 (0.58%) MCSE
11 30 (0.56%) CISM
12 26 (0.48%) ISEB
13 25 (0.47%) SANS
14 23 (0.43%) Postgraduate
15 22 (0.41%) CISA
15 22 (0.41%) SSCP
16 21 (0.39%) CEH
17 20 (0.37%) GCIA
18 18 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (2.85%) QA
2 123 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 52 (0.97%) SLA
4 28 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 27 (0.50%) MiFID
6 19 (0.35%) GCP
7 15 (0.28%) COBIT
8 14 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.13%) GPG13
10 5 (0.093%) SDET
11 4 (0.074%) Basel III
11 4 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.074%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.056%) ISO 14001
12 3 (0.056%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.037%) FATCA
13 2 (0.037%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.037%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 17799
13 2 (0.037%) ISO27002
System Software
1 237 (4.41%) Docker
2 205 (3.82%) HDFS
3 147 (2.74%) Apache Flume
4 86 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 72 (1.34%) Hyper-V
6 45 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 40 (0.74%) Active Directory
8 29 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (0.28%) VirtualBox
10 10 (0.19%) vSphere
11 9 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 8 (0.15%) KVM
13 7 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
14 4 (0.074%) LXC
14 4 (0.074%) Snort
15 3 (0.056%) UAG
16 2 (0.037%) etcd
16 2 (0.037%) GridGain
16 2 (0.037%) PowerHA
17 1 (0.019%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 238 (4.43%) Puppet
2 211 (3.93%) Opscode Chef
3 193 (3.59%) Ansible
4 87 (1.62%) Oozie
5 82 (1.53%) Salt
6 72 (1.34%) Kibana
7 67 (1.25%) Hadoop YARN
8 66 (1.23%) Kubernetes
9 61 (1.14%) logstash
10 31 (0.58%) Mesos
11 19 (0.35%) Ambari
12 15 (0.28%) Terraform
13 12 (0.22%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (0.20%) Nagios
15 8 (0.15%) OpenAM
16 6 (0.11%) Graphite
16 6 (0.11%) Icinga
16 6 (0.11%) QRadar
17 5 (0.093%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 623 (11.60%) Oracle
2 495 (9.22%) Microsoft
3 340 (6.33%) Tableau
4 260 (4.84%) Google
5 167 (3.11%) SAP
6 139 (2.59%) Cloudera
7 108 (2.01%) Hortonworks
8 99 (1.84%) Talend
9 97 (1.81%) VMware
10 75 (1.40%) Cognos
11 69 (1.28%) IBM
12 64 (1.19%) Splunk
13 62 (1.15%) Teradata
14 58 (1.08%) Informatica
15 57 (1.06%) Red Hat
16 47 (0.88%) TIBCO
17 45 (0.84%) Adobe
18 37 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
19 36 (0.67%) Cisco
19 36 (0.67%) Netezza
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
X4 Group
Salary: £70k - 100k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus , shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £94000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum Up to €95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
We Are Aspire Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nakama
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Creative Personnel
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday