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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 97 117 182
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +65
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2672 2633 1874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.92% 2.57% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.84% 8.25% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2177 2025 1598
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +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
27142 31931 35043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.63% 31.17% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23473 27160 29835
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 August 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 25 August 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 1603 £70,000 +7.69% 231
South East +11 401 £53,500 +1.90% 52
South West +77 216 £55,000 +10.00% 29
East of England +62 138 £55,000 +15.78% 11
North West +14 121 £50,000 +2.04% 29
Yorkshire +55 75 £60,000 +50.00% 11
East Midlands +18 64 £61,500 -12.14% 10
West Midlands -24 36 £46,250 -2.63% 7
North East -12 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 2378 (43.71%) Java
2 2093 (38.47%) Hadoop
3 2089 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
4 2024 (37.21%) Analytics
5 1632 (30.00%) Python
6 1599 (29.39%) SQL
7 1157 (21.27%) NoSQL
8 1145 (21.05%) Finance
9 1136 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
10 1081 (19.87%) Apache Spark
11 1050 (19.30%) Degree
12 908 (16.69%) Data Analytics
13 889 (16.34%) JavaScript
14 868 (15.96%) Scala
15 832 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
16 825 (15.17%) Software Engineering
17 816 (15.00%) TDD
18 785 (14.43%) Linux
19 767 (14.10%) SQL Server
20 737 (13.55%) Machine Learning
21 723 (13.29%) Computer Science
22 717 (13.18%) Oracle
23 713 (13.11%) MongoDB
24 708 (13.01%) ETL
25 681 (12.52%) Scrum
26 672 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
27 666 (12.24%) Apache Hive
28 648 (11.91%) Amazon AWS
29 641 (11.78%) C#
30 621 (11.42%) 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 1081 (19.87%) Apache Spark
2 408 (7.50%) Apache Pig
3 397 (7.30%) Elasticsearch
4 336 (6.18%) SAS
5 263 (4.83%) Apache
6 155 (2.85%) Apache Solr
7 128 (2.35%) JBoss
8 121 (2.22%) Tomcat
9 77 (1.42%) WebLogic
10 66 (1.21%) Jetty
11 62 (1.14%) nginx
12 54 (0.99%) SharePoint
13 52 (0.96%) WebSphere
14 44 (0.81%) Confluence
14 44 (0.81%) GlassFish
15 42 (0.77%) OpenStack
16 39 (0.72%) Mule
17 36 (0.66%) WildFly
18 23 (0.42%) CMS
19 19 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 198 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 111 (2.04%) SPSS
3 40 (0.74%) MS Office
4 37 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.44%) MS Project
6 23 (0.42%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.11%) GNU Octave
8 6 (0.11%) Mathematica
9 5 (0.092%) Gephi
9 5 (0.092%) Weka
10 4 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.037%) CPLEX
11 2 (0.037%) EViews
11 2 (0.037%) Stata
12 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.018%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.018%) Final Cut Pro
12 1 (0.018%) Mathcad
12 1 (0.018%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 56 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.18%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 9 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
4 7 (0.13%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.092%) Magento
5 5 (0.092%) SAP CO
5 5 (0.092%) SAP FI
5 5 (0.092%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.074%) Radian6
6 4 (0.074%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.055%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.055%) Odoo
7 3 (0.055%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.055%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.055%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
7 3 (0.055%) Unica
8 2 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 648 (11.91%) Amazon AWS
2 263 (4.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 154 (2.83%) SaaS
4 138 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
5 112 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
6 97 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
7 87 (1.60%) PaaS
8 76 (1.40%) GitHub
9 75 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
10 74 (1.36%) Amazon S3
11 64 (1.18%) IaaS
12 28 (0.51%) Google Analytics
13 26 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
14 23 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
15 22 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 20 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
17 16 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
18 14 (0.26%) Route 53
18 14 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 11 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 178 (3.27%) Internet
2 126 (2.32%) Firewall
3 85 (1.56%) HTTP
4 73 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 45 (0.83%) Network Security
6 40 (0.74%) DNS
6 40 (0.74%) SAN
7 25 (0.46%) SSL
8 23 (0.42%) HTTPS
9 21 (0.39%) SMTP
10 20 (0.37%) LDAP
10 20 (0.37%) NAS
11 19 (0.35%) Kerberos
12 17 (0.31%) VPN
13 16 (0.29%) LAN
13 16 (0.29%) WAN
14 13 (0.24%) 4G
15 11 (0.20%) IPv4
16 9 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
17 8 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2093 (38.47%) Hadoop
2 1157 (21.27%) NoSQL
3 767 (14.10%) SQL Server
4 713 (13.11%) MongoDB
5 672 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
6 666 (12.24%) Apache Hive
7 548 (10.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 448 (8.24%) MySQL
9 427 (7.85%) Relational Database
10 358 (6.58%) Data Mining
11 324 (5.96%) HBase
12 317 (5.83%) PostgreSQL
13 295 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 223 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 218 (4.01%) RDBMS
16 194 (3.57%) QlikView
17 167 (3.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 152 (2.79%) Neo4j
19 148 (2.72%) Impala
20 136 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 319 (5.86%) Git (software)
2 303 (5.57%) Jenkins
3 173 (3.18%) JIRA
4 138 (2.54%) Maven
5 105 (1.93%) JUnit
6 89 (1.64%) Selenium
7 85 (1.56%) Subversion
8 68 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 62 (1.14%) Hudson
10 58 (1.07%) Gradle
11 53 (0.97%) Vagrant
12 46 (0.85%) Cucumber
13 43 (0.79%) Mockito
14 39 (0.72%) Visual Studio
15 34 (0.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 32 (0.59%) Eclipse
16 32 (0.59%) JBehave
17 31 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
18 28 (0.51%) Ant
19 25 (0.46%) jMock
General
1 1145 (21.05%) Finance
2 456 (8.38%) Banking
3 439 (8.07%) Marketing
3 439 (8.07%) Retail
4 256 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 250 (4.60%) Games
6 150 (2.76%) Advertising
6 150 (2.76%) Manufacturing
7 109 (2.00%) Investment Banking
8 103 (1.89%) Law
9 90 (1.65%) Publishing
10 87 (1.60%) Legal
11 66 (1.21%) Front Office
12 64 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
13 62 (1.14%) Financial Institution
14 53 (0.97%) Back Office
15 42 (0.77%) Electronics
16 36 (0.66%) Aerospace
17 28 (0.51%) Music Industry
18 23 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1852 (34.04%) Developer
2 833 (15.31%) Java Developer
3 789 (14.50%) Architect
4 436 (8.01%) Senior Developer
5 424 (7.79%) Data Architect
6 401 (7.37%) Big Data Developer
7 388 (7.13%) Consultant
8 350 (6.43%) Data Scientist
9 321 (5.90%) Analyst
10 320 (5.88%) Software Engineer
11 280 (5.15%) Big Data Architect
12 262 (4.82%) Data Engineer
13 258 (4.74%) Senior Java Developer
14 241 (4.43%) Big Data Engineer
15 192 (3.53%) Hadoop Developer
16 187 (3.44%) Java Engineer
17 184 (3.38%) Solutions Architect
18 162 (2.98%) Scala Developer
19 160 (2.94%) Data Consultant
20 151 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 538 (9.89%) .NET
2 525 (9.65%) HTML
3 522 (9.60%) Spring
4 415 (7.63%) Web Services
5 376 (6.91%) AngularJS
6 360 (6.62%) CSS
7 295 (5.42%) Node.js
8 288 (5.29%) XML
9 281 (5.17%) Kafka
10 271 (4.98%) HTML5
11 249 (4.58%) JSON
12 248 (4.56%) REST
13 231 (4.25%) Hibernate
14 230 (4.23%) RESTful
15 181 (3.33%) Java EE
16 174 (3.20%) jQuery
17 156 (2.87%) J2EE
18 148 (2.72%) React
19 137 (2.52%) Natural Language Processing
20 120 (2.21%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 832 (15.29%) Analytical Skills
2 723 (13.29%) Computer Science
3 621 (11.42%) Visualisation
4 425 (7.81%) Algorithms
5 338 (6.21%) Mathematics
6 259 (4.76%) Statistics
7 193 (3.55%) Enterprise Software
7 193 (3.55%) Management Information System
8 180 (3.31%) Mobile App
9 163 (3.00%) Data Integration
10 159 (2.92%) User Experience
11 143 (2.63%) Data Structures
12 134 (2.46%) Artificial Intelligence
13 124 (2.28%) Physics
14 119 (2.19%) Fintech
15 89 (1.64%) Data Centre
16 80 (1.47%) Cyberthreat
17 74 (1.36%) Internet of Things
18 72 (1.32%) Digital Media
19 71 (1.31%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 785 (14.43%) Linux
2 292 (5.37%) Windows
3 230 (4.23%) Unix
4 175 (3.22%) Android
5 110 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 63 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 50 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 46 (0.85%) CentOS
8 46 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (0.63%) Solaris
10 33 (0.61%) Mac OS X
11 27 (0.50%) Windows Phone
12 19 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (0.31%) AIX
13 17 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.20%) Debian
15 8 (0.15%) HPUX
16 6 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
17 5 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
18 3 (0.055%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2089 (38.40%) Agile Software Development
2 2024 (37.21%) Analytics
3 1136 (20.88%) Business Intelligence
4 908 (16.69%) Data Analytics
5 825 (15.17%) Software Engineering
6 816 (15.00%) TDD
7 737 (13.55%) Machine Learning
8 708 (13.01%) ETL
9 681 (12.52%) Scrum
10 585 (10.75%) Open Source
11 489 (8.99%) Continuous Integration
12 420 (7.72%) MapReduce
13 388 (7.13%) E-Commerce
14 387 (7.11%) Data Management
15 385 (7.08%) Big Data Analytics
16 383 (7.04%) DevOps
17 373 (6.86%) Data Visualisation
18 353 (6.49%) Data Modelling
19 340 (6.25%) Data Analysis
19 340 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2378 (43.71%) Java
2 1632 (30.00%) Python
3 1599 (29.39%) SQL
4 889 (16.34%) JavaScript
5 868 (15.96%) Scala
6 641 (11.78%) C#
7 505 (9.28%) R
8 438 (8.05%) C++
9 295 (5.42%) Ruby
10 238 (4.38%) PHP
11 231 (4.25%) Perl
12 225 (4.14%) C
13 201 (3.69%) T-SQL
14 187 (3.44%) Bash Shell
15 165 (3.03%) MATLAB
16 152 (2.79%) Shell Script
17 144 (2.65%) Clojure
18 117 (2.15%) Groovy
19 99 (1.82%) Go
20 92 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1050 (19.30%) Degree
2 355 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 293 (5.39%) PhD
4 167 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 158 (2.90%) DV Cleared
6 63 (1.16%) CISSP
7 44 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 35 (0.64%) SANS
9 34 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
9 34 (0.63%) PMP
10 30 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 29 (0.53%) MCSE
12 24 (0.44%) CCSP
13 21 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 21 (0.39%) CISM
14 20 (0.37%) CCNA
15 19 (0.35%) ISEB
16 15 (0.28%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (3.11%) QA
2 158 (2.90%) Data Quality
3 28 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.37%) SLA
5 19 (0.35%) COBIT
6 15 (0.28%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.18%) ISO 14001
8 9 (0.17%) GCP
9 7 (0.13%) GPG13
9 7 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
9 7 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.13%) SSAE 16
10 5 (0.092%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.092%) SDET
11 4 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.037%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.037%) WAI
13 1 (0.018%) Basel III
13 1 (0.018%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 285 (5.24%) Docker
2 256 (4.71%) HDFS
3 183 (3.36%) Apache Flume
4 72 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 61 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 55 (1.01%) Active Directory
7 44 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 40 (0.74%) VirtualBox
9 25 (0.46%) Hyper-V
9 25 (0.46%) KVM
10 11 (0.20%) Firmware
11 10 (0.18%) iptables
12 9 (0.17%) vSphere
13 8 (0.15%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 6 (0.11%) NFS
14 6 (0.11%) Snort
15 4 (0.074%) GPFS
15 4 (0.074%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.074%) Samba
15 4 (0.074%) Xen
Systems Management
1 217 (3.99%) Puppet
2 166 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 156 (2.87%) Ansible
4 115 (2.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 115 (2.11%) Oozie
5 89 (1.64%) Kubernetes
6 58 (1.07%) Mesos
7 46 (0.85%) Kibana
8 35 (0.64%) Ambari
8 35 (0.64%) logstash
9 31 (0.57%) Salt
10 29 (0.53%) Nagios
11 19 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
11 19 (0.35%) yum
12 17 (0.31%) EnCase
13 12 (0.22%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.20%) Graphite
14 11 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 11 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
15 10 (0.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 717 (13.18%) Oracle
2 369 (6.78%) Microsoft
3 341 (6.27%) Tableau
4 262 (4.82%) Cloudera
5 225 (4.14%) SAP
6 198 (3.64%) Hortonworks
7 194 (3.57%) Google
8 179 (3.29%) IBM
9 151 (2.78%) Informatica
10 96 (1.76%) VMware
11 91 (1.67%) Teradata
12 75 (1.38%) Cisco
13 71 (1.31%) Cognos
14 69 (1.27%) Netezza
15 68 (1.25%) MapR
15 68 (1.25%) MicroStrategy
15 68 (1.25%) Talend
16 67 (1.23%) MuleSoft
16 67 (1.23%) Splunk
17 66 (1.21%) Facebook
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum plus 15% annual bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
East London
Cognizant
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum plus £8,000 annual bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum plus benefits, including gym membership
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £95k
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 (+ top tier package and benefits!!!)
Posted: Yesterday