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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 95 102 185
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +83
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2661 2807 1844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.98% 2.75% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.09% 8.91% 5.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2155 2221 1574
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
26374 31521 33658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.50% 30.88% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22644 26906 28552
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 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +1 1574 £70,000 +7.69% 225
South East -5 357 £54,000 +2.85% 50
South West +45 194 £55,000 +10.00% 26
East of England +51 165 £55,000 +11.11% 16
North West +28 152 £50,000 -11.11% 40
Yorkshire +55 82 £51,250 +28.12% 15
East Midlands +28 66 £62,500 -16.66% 4
West Midlands -32 51 £52,500 +31.25% 8
North East +3 12 £45,000 -11.29% 4
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 2338 (43.46%) Java
2 2132 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
3 1986 (36.91%) Hadoop
4 1975 (36.71%) Analytics
5 1606 (29.85%) Python
6 1580 (29.37%) SQL
7 1177 (21.88%) NoSQL
8 1145 (21.28%) Finance
9 1116 (20.74%) Business Intelligence
10 1053 (19.57%) Apache Spark
11 1022 (19.00%) Degree
12 886 (16.47%) Scala
13 851 (15.82%) Data Analytics
14 847 (15.74%) JavaScript
15 809 (15.04%) Software Engineering
16 791 (14.70%) TDD
17 769 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
18 750 (13.94%) SQL Server
19 734 (13.64%) Machine Learning
20 721 (13.40%) Computer Science
21 720 (13.38%) Scrum
22 718 (13.35%) Linux
23 689 (12.81%) MongoDB
24 685 (12.73%) ETL
25 681 (12.66%) C#
26 680 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
27 677 (12.58%) Oracle
28 656 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
29 609 (11.32%) Apache Hive
30 602 (11.19%) 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 1053 (19.57%) Apache Spark
2 388 (7.21%) Apache Pig
3 381 (7.08%) Elasticsearch
4 303 (5.63%) SAS
5 261 (4.85%) Apache
6 152 (2.83%) Apache Solr
7 117 (2.17%) JBoss
8 116 (2.16%) Tomcat
9 83 (1.54%) WebLogic
10 75 (1.39%) Jetty
11 61 (1.13%) WebSphere
12 57 (1.06%) nginx
12 57 (1.06%) SharePoint
13 46 (0.86%) Confluence
14 36 (0.67%) OpenStack
15 34 (0.63%) GlassFish
15 34 (0.63%) WildFly
16 30 (0.56%) Mule
17 27 (0.50%) CMS
18 22 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 197 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 124 (2.30%) SPSS
3 39 (0.72%) MS Office
4 30 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (0.45%) MS Project
6 16 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.15%) Mathematica
8 7 (0.13%) Stata
9 6 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.093%) GNU Octave
10 5 (0.093%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.074%) Gephi
12 3 (0.056%) Weka
13 2 (0.037%) CPLEX
14 1 (0.019%) EViews
14 1 (0.019%) Mathcad
14 1 (0.019%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 40 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.20%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 9 (0.17%) BusinessWorks
3 9 (0.17%) Magento
4 8 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 6 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
5 6 (0.11%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.074%) SAP CO
6 4 (0.074%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.074%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.056%) Oracle Cash Management
7 3 (0.056%) Radian6
7 3 (0.056%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.056%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
8 2 (0.037%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.037%) TRIRIGA
8 2 (0.037%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 680 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
2 299 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 187 (3.48%) SaaS
4 162 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
5 119 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 114 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
7 107 (1.99%) GitHub
8 98 (1.82%) PaaS
9 86 (1.60%) Amazon S3
10 79 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
11 57 (1.06%) IaaS
12 27 (0.50%) Google Analytics
13 24 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
14 23 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 21 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
16 20 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
17 17 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 16 (0.30%) Adobe Analytics
18 16 (0.30%) Route 53
19 15 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 185 (3.44%) Internet
2 111 (2.06%) Firewall
3 89 (1.65%) HTTP
4 72 (1.34%) TCP/IP
5 41 (0.76%) Network Security
6 39 (0.72%) DNS
7 32 (0.59%) HTTPS
8 24 (0.45%) SMTP
9 23 (0.43%) SAN
9 23 (0.43%) SSL
10 20 (0.37%) 4G
11 16 (0.30%) LDAP
12 15 (0.28%) LAN
12 15 (0.28%) VoIP
12 15 (0.28%) WAN
13 14 (0.26%) 3G
13 14 (0.26%) NAS
14 12 (0.22%) NGN
14 12 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
14 12 (0.22%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1986 (36.91%) Hadoop
2 1177 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 750 (13.94%) SQL Server
4 689 (12.81%) MongoDB
5 656 (12.19%) Data Warehouse
6 609 (11.32%) Apache Hive
7 524 (9.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 465 (8.64%) MySQL
9 450 (8.36%) Relational Database
10 353 (6.56%) Data Mining
11 336 (6.25%) HBase
12 298 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
13 275 (5.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 248 (4.61%) RDBMS
15 234 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 186 (3.46%) QlikView
17 173 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 141 (2.62%) Amazon Redshift
19 139 (2.58%) Neo4j
20 114 (2.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 305 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 259 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 173 (3.22%) JIRA
4 112 (2.08%) Maven
5 77 (1.43%) Selenium
5 77 (1.43%) Subversion
6 71 (1.32%) JUnit
7 65 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
8 57 (1.06%) Cucumber
9 49 (0.91%) Hudson
9 49 (0.91%) Vagrant
10 43 (0.80%) Gradle
11 38 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
12 35 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 33 (0.61%) Visual Studio
14 31 (0.58%) Mockito
15 27 (0.50%) Eclipse
16 25 (0.46%) JBehave
17 22 (0.41%) IntelliJ
18 21 (0.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 1145 (21.28%) Finance
2 462 (8.59%) Retail
3 447 (8.31%) Banking
4 446 (8.29%) Marketing
5 273 (5.07%) Games
6 231 (4.29%) Telecoms
7 160 (2.97%) Advertising
8 105 (1.95%) Investment Banking
9 98 (1.82%) Manufacturing
10 90 (1.67%) Law
11 81 (1.51%) Front Office
12 79 (1.47%) Legal
13 76 (1.41%) Publishing
14 59 (1.10%) Financial Institution
15 57 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
16 41 (0.76%) Back Office
17 34 (0.63%) Automotive
17 34 (0.63%) Music Industry
18 25 (0.46%) Electronics
19 24 (0.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1861 (34.59%) Developer
2 820 (15.24%) Java Developer
3 812 (15.09%) Architect
4 466 (8.66%) Senior Developer
5 436 (8.10%) Data Architect
6 351 (6.52%) Consultant
7 340 (6.32%) Big Data Developer
8 335 (6.23%) Data Scientist
9 328 (6.10%) Analyst
9 328 (6.10%) Software Engineer
10 281 (5.22%) Big Data Architect
11 265 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 224 (4.16%) Data Engineer
13 194 (3.61%) Big Data Engineer
14 186 (3.46%) Solutions Architect
15 184 (3.42%) Scala Developer
16 179 (3.33%) Java Engineer
17 169 (3.14%) Hadoop Developer
18 159 (2.96%) Software Developer
19 145 (2.70%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 572 (10.63%) .NET
2 528 (9.81%) HTML
3 499 (9.28%) Spring
4 394 (7.32%) AngularJS
5 385 (7.16%) Web Services
6 355 (6.60%) CSS
7 318 (5.91%) Node.js
8 271 (5.04%) REST
9 261 (4.85%) Kafka
10 256 (4.76%) HTML5
11 246 (4.57%) XML
12 233 (4.33%) JSON
13 222 (4.13%) Hibernate
14 219 (4.07%) RESTful
15 175 (3.25%) jQuery
16 165 (3.07%) Java EE
17 159 (2.96%) React
18 155 (2.88%) J2EE
19 148 (2.75%) Akka
20 135 (2.51%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 769 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 721 (13.40%) Computer Science
3 602 (11.19%) Visualisation
4 422 (7.84%) Algorithms
5 332 (6.17%) Mathematics
6 309 (5.74%) Statistics
7 198 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 171 (3.18%) User Experience
9 164 (3.05%) Mobile App
10 160 (2.97%) Management Information System
11 152 (2.83%) Data Integration
12 143 (2.66%) Data Structures
13 138 (2.57%) Fintech
14 125 (2.32%) Artificial Intelligence
15 109 (2.03%) Physics
16 97 (1.80%) Credit Risk
17 85 (1.58%) Data Centre
18 82 (1.52%) Internet of Things
19 73 (1.36%) Derivative
20 67 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 718 (13.35%) Linux
2 268 (4.98%) Windows
3 217 (4.03%) Unix
4 165 (3.07%) Android
5 110 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 59 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 51 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 40 (0.74%) CentOS
9 36 (0.67%) Solaris
10 32 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 29 (0.54%) Windows Phone
12 28 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 19 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (0.33%) AIX
15 17 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.26%) Debian
17 10 (0.19%) HPUX
18 6 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
19 5 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
20 3 (0.056%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2132 (39.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1975 (36.71%) Analytics
3 1116 (20.74%) Business Intelligence
4 851 (15.82%) Data Analytics
5 809 (15.04%) Software Engineering
6 791 (14.70%) TDD
7 734 (13.64%) Machine Learning
8 720 (13.38%) Scrum
9 685 (12.73%) ETL
10 538 (10.00%) Open Source
11 466 (8.66%) Continuous Integration
12 398 (7.40%) DevOps
13 389 (7.23%) MapReduce
14 386 (7.17%) E-Commerce
15 367 (6.82%) Big Data Analytics
16 365 (6.78%) Data Modelling
17 355 (6.60%) Data Management
18 351 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
19 330 (6.13%) Data Analysis
20 314 (5.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2338 (43.46%) Java
2 1606 (29.85%) Python
3 1580 (29.37%) SQL
4 886 (16.47%) Scala
5 847 (15.74%) JavaScript
6 681 (12.66%) C#
7 492 (9.14%) R
8 424 (7.88%) C++
9 293 (5.45%) Ruby
10 253 (4.70%) PHP
11 246 (4.57%) Perl
12 231 (4.29%) C
13 198 (3.68%) T-SQL
14 164 (3.05%) Bash Shell
15 154 (2.86%) MATLAB
16 140 (2.60%) Shell Script
17 122 (2.27%) Clojure
18 106 (1.97%) Groovy
19 105 (1.95%) Go
20 98 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1022 (19.00%) Degree
2 344 (6.39%) Security Cleared
3 276 (5.13%) PhD
4 160 (2.97%) DV Cleared
5 145 (2.70%) SC Cleared
6 64 (1.19%) CISSP
7 58 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 39 (0.72%) SANS
10 35 (0.65%) MCSE
11 29 (0.54%) PMI Certification
12 27 (0.50%) PMP
13 23 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
14 22 (0.41%) CCNA
14 22 (0.41%) CCSP
14 22 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 21 (0.39%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 20 (0.37%) ISEB
17 19 (0.35%) GIAC
18 18 (0.33%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (3.05%) QA
2 139 (2.58%) Data Quality
3 32 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.46%) SLA
5 22 (0.41%) COBIT
6 18 (0.33%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.28%) GCP
8 10 (0.19%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.13%) GPG13
10 5 (0.093%) ISO 9000
10 5 (0.093%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.074%) Basel III
11 4 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
11 4 (0.074%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.074%) MiFID
11 4 (0.074%) SDET
11 4 (0.074%) SSAE 16
12 2 (0.037%) HIPAA
12 2 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 17799
12 2 (0.037%) ISO27002
System Software
1 261 (4.85%) Docker
2 218 (4.05%) HDFS
3 177 (3.29%) Apache Flume
4 54 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
5 53 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 51 (0.95%) Active Directory
7 38 (0.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 35 (0.65%) Hyper-V
9 26 (0.48%) VirtualBox
10 17 (0.32%) KVM
11 10 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
12 9 (0.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 8 (0.15%) vSphere
14 6 (0.11%) NFS
14 6 (0.11%) Snort
15 5 (0.093%) Firmware
15 5 (0.093%) iptables
15 5 (0.093%) Xen
16 4 (0.074%) GPFS
16 4 (0.074%) LXC
Systems Management
1 214 (3.98%) Puppet
2 168 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
3 159 (2.96%) Ansible
4 106 (1.97%) Oozie
5 94 (1.75%) Kubernetes
6 89 (1.65%) Hadoop YARN
7 50 (0.93%) Mesos
8 39 (0.72%) Kibana
9 36 (0.67%) Salt
10 35 (0.65%) logstash
11 22 (0.41%) Ambari
11 22 (0.41%) Nagios
12 14 (0.26%) yum
13 13 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
13 13 (0.24%) EnCase
13 13 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
13 13 (0.24%) Terraform
13 13 (0.24%) Tivoli
14 11 (0.20%) Graphite
15 10 (0.19%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 677 (12.58%) Oracle
2 371 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 327 (6.08%) Tableau
4 221 (4.11%) Cloudera
5 219 (4.07%) Google
6 213 (3.96%) SAP
7 181 (3.36%) Hortonworks
8 155 (2.88%) IBM
9 114 (2.12%) Informatica
10 75 (1.39%) VMware
11 74 (1.38%) Teradata
12 73 (1.36%) Cognos
13 66 (1.23%) Splunk
14 65 (1.21%) Talend
15 63 (1.17%) MuleSoft
16 61 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
17 57 (1.06%) Cisco
18 54 (1.00%) Atlassian
19 53 (0.99%) Red Hat
20 52 (0.97%) MapR
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: bonus+bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £110000 - £130000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Imperative People
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent bens package
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + exceptional benefits and 12% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Incl Relocation
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Xcede
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: €Highly Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday