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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 143 150 273
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +123
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2161 2149 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.09% 1.91% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.77% 6.04% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1792 1848 872
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
31904 35602 34046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.87% 31.65% 32.15%
Number of salaries quoted 27292 30436 29812
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +18 1518 £62,500 - 210
South East -19 275 £55,000 +10.00% 47
North West +28 95 £45,000 -10.00% 22
Yorkshire +66 74 £58,108 +45.26% 7
West Midlands +5 61 £50,000 - 7
South West -44 58 £50,000 +5.26% 7
East of England +24 49 £50,000 -23.07% 9
East Midlands +41 35 £45,000 +15.38% 3
North East +13 17 £61,215 +94.33% 2
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1457 (36.46%) Java
2 1436 (35.94%) Analytics
3 1412 (35.34%) Hadoop
4 1348 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 1331 (33.31%) SQL
6 947 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
7 863 (21.60%) Finance
8 785 (19.64%) Python
9 768 (19.22%) NoSQL
10 696 (17.42%) SQL Server
11 692 (17.32%) Degree
12 667 (16.69%) ETL
13 652 (16.32%) Data Warehouse
14 587 (14.69%) Linux
15 554 (13.86%) JavaScript
16 531 (13.29%) Oracle
17 525 (13.14%) MongoDB
18 517 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
19 504 (12.61%) Computer Science
20 502 (12.56%) C#
21 480 (12.01%) Microsoft
22 464 (11.61%) .NET
22 464 (11.61%) TDD
23 455 (11.39%) Apache Hive
24 452 (11.31%) HTML
25 420 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
26 415 (10.39%) R
27 408 (10.21%) Web Services
28 407 (10.19%) MapReduce
29 404 (10.11%) Data Modelling

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 397 (9.93%) SAS
2 287 (7.18%) Apache Pig
3 226 (5.66%) Apache Spark
4 202 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
5 143 (3.58%) Node.js
6 113 (2.83%) Apache
7 101 (2.53%) Tomcat
8 61 (1.53%) Apache Solr
9 56 (1.40%) SharePoint
10 42 (1.05%) CMS
11 41 (1.03%) IIS
11 41 (1.03%) JBoss
12 40 (1.00%) OpenStack
13 38 (0.95%) WebSphere
14 30 (0.75%) nginx
15 24 (0.60%) WebLogic
16 21 (0.53%) WordPress
17 19 (0.48%) GlassFish
18 14 (0.35%) Jetty
18 14 (0.35%) Mule
Applications
1 291 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 198 (4.95%) SPSS
3 58 (1.45%) MS Office
4 22 (0.55%) Stata
4 22 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 16 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.18%) CPLEX
8 6 (0.15%) Gephi
8 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.075%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.050%) MS Project
11 2 (0.050%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.050%) Mingle
11 2 (0.050%) Weka
11 2 (0.050%) EViews
11 2 (0.050%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.025%) InDesign
12 1 (0.025%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 51 (1.28%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.15%) HFM
4 6 (0.15%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 5 (0.13%) Oracle Cash Management
5 5 (0.13%) Unica
6 4 (0.10%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (0.10%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.075%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.075%) CODA-Financials
7 3 (0.075%) SAP InfiniteInsight
8 2 (0.050%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.050%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.050%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.025%) Odoo
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 420 (10.51%) Amazon AWS
2 137 (3.43%) SaaS
3 125 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 100 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
5 74 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
6 55 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
7 48 (1.20%) Amazon S3
8 44 (1.10%) GitHub
9 31 (0.78%) SoftLayer
10 22 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
11 20 (0.50%) Amazon Glacier
12 17 (0.43%) PaaS
13 13 (0.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 11 (0.28%) IaaS
15 8 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (0.20%) Office 365
15 8 (0.20%) Route 53
15 8 (0.20%) CodePlex
16 6 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
17 4 (0.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 123 (3.08%) Internet
2 65 (1.63%) HTTP
3 37 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 36 (0.90%) Firewall
5 22 (0.55%) Intranet
6 21 (0.53%) SNMP
7 17 (0.43%) SAN
8 16 (0.40%) SSH
9 15 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (0.28%) NAS
10 11 (0.28%) AMQP
11 10 (0.25%) DNS
12 9 (0.23%) VPN
12 9 (0.23%) Network Security
12 9 (0.23%) Wireless
13 8 (0.20%) LDAP
13 8 (0.20%) DHCP
14 7 (0.18%) Broadband
14 7 (0.18%) VLAN
15 6 (0.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1412 (35.34%) Hadoop
2 768 (19.22%) NoSQL
3 696 (17.42%) SQL Server
4 652 (16.32%) Data Warehouse
5 525 (13.14%) MongoDB
6 455 (11.39%) Apache Hive
7 342 (8.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 340 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 317 (7.93%) MySQL
10 288 (7.21%) Relational Database
11 268 (6.71%) Data Mining
12 267 (6.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 247 (6.18%) QlikView
14 246 (6.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 210 (5.26%) HBase
16 162 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
17 158 (3.95%) RDBMS
18 150 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
19 93 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
20 87 (2.18%) Impala
Development Applications
1 216 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 144 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 88 (2.20%) Moq
3 88 (2.20%) ReSharper
4 82 (2.05%) Subversion
5 80 (2.00%) Maven
6 78 (1.95%) JIRA
7 77 (1.93%) SoapUI
8 73 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
9 58 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 56 (1.40%) Selenium
11 54 (1.35%) NUnit
12 52 (1.30%) Cucumber
13 47 (1.18%) JUnit
14 44 (1.10%) Eclipse
15 43 (1.08%) TeamCity
16 35 (0.88%) Visual Studio
16 35 (0.88%) Ant
17 29 (0.73%) SpecFlow
18 26 (0.65%) Hudson
General
1 863 (21.60%) Finance
2 379 (9.48%) Marketing
3 373 (9.33%) Banking
4 334 (8.36%) Retail
5 191 (4.78%) Telecoms
6 134 (3.35%) Games
7 116 (2.90%) Advertising
8 97 (2.43%) Pharmaceutical
9 81 (2.03%) Investment Banking
10 78 (1.95%) Legal
11 41 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 40 (1.00%) Publishing
13 38 (0.95%) Financial Institution
14 33 (0.83%) Front Office
14 33 (0.83%) Electronics
14 33 (0.83%) Online Betting
15 32 (0.80%) Law
16 27 (0.68%) Automotive
17 20 (0.50%) Back Office
18 16 (0.40%) Military
Job Titles
1 1449 (36.26%) Developer
2 624 (15.62%) Architect
3 524 (13.11%) Java Developer
4 333 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 285 (7.13%) Consultant
6 282 (7.06%) Analyst
7 273 (6.83%) Data Scientist
8 252 (6.31%) Data Architect
9 166 (4.15%) Software Engineer
10 161 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
11 155 (3.88%) Big Data Architect
12 137 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
13 120 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 107 (2.68%) Senior Architect
15 104 (2.60%) Lead Developer
16 99 (2.48%) Big Data Developer
17 97 (2.43%) Administrator
18 94 (2.35%) Business Analyst
19 92 (2.30%) Technical Architect
20 88 (2.20%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 464 (11.61%) .NET
2 452 (11.31%) HTML
3 408 (10.21%) Web Services
4 363 (9.08%) Spring
5 350 (8.76%) CSS
6 302 (7.56%) XML
7 265 (6.63%) REST
8 201 (5.03%) AngularJS
9 189 (4.73%) HTML5
10 184 (4.60%) jQuery
11 168 (4.20%) ASP.NET
12 167 (4.18%) Kafka
13 150 (3.75%) RESTful
14 147 (3.68%) Hibernate
15 144 (3.60%) SOAP
16 140 (3.50%) J2EE
17 115 (2.88%) CSS3
18 109 (2.73%) ActiveMQ
19 106 (2.65%) .NET Framework
20 104 (2.60%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 517 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 504 (12.61%) Computer Science
3 339 (8.48%) Open Source
4 319 (7.98%) Visualisation
5 277 (6.93%) Algorithms
6 243 (6.08%) Mathematics
7 215 (5.38%) Statistics
8 209 (5.23%) Data Integration
9 149 (3.73%) User Experience
10 95 (2.38%) Management Information System
11 87 (2.18%) Data Structures
11 87 (2.18%) Social Media
12 79 (1.98%) Client/Server
13 76 (1.90%) Grid Computing
13 76 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
13 76 (1.90%) Private Cloud
14 73 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
14 73 (1.83%) Neural Network
15 68 (1.70%) Mobile App
16 55 (1.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 587 (14.69%) Linux
2 261 (6.53%) UNIX
3 211 (5.28%) Windows
4 104 (2.60%) Apple iOS
5 83 (2.08%) Android
6 33 (0.83%) CentOS
7 25 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (0.48%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.23%) Debian
12 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.10%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.10%) Fedora
14 4 (0.10%) VME
15 3 (0.075%) Solaris
16 2 (0.050%) SUSE
16 2 (0.050%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.050%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1436 (35.94%) Analytics
2 1348 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
3 947 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
4 667 (16.69%) ETL
5 464 (11.61%) TDD
6 407 (10.19%) MapReduce
7 404 (10.11%) Data Modelling
8 402 (10.06%) Scrum
9 367 (9.18%) Software Engineering
10 331 (8.28%) Data Analytics
11 324 (8.11%) OO
12 277 (6.93%) E-Commerce
13 265 (6.63%) Big Data Analytics
14 261 (6.53%) MVC
15 250 (6.26%) Data Analysis
16 232 (5.81%) Project Management
17 201 (5.03%) Machine Learning
18 196 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
19 188 (4.70%) Data Management
20 185 (4.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1457 (36.46%) Java
2 1331 (33.31%) SQL
3 785 (19.64%) Python
4 554 (13.86%) JavaScript
5 502 (12.56%) C#
6 415 (10.39%) R
7 358 (8.96%) Scala
8 296 (7.41%) C++
9 281 (7.03%) T-SQL
10 273 (6.83%) Ruby
11 187 (4.68%) PHP
12 175 (4.38%) Perl
13 168 (4.20%) C
14 126 (3.15%) MATLAB
15 105 (2.63%) Bash Shell
16 86 (2.15%) PL/SQL
17 44 (1.10%) Clojure
18 34 (0.85%) Shell Script
19 31 (0.78%) VBA
20 29 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 692 (17.32%) Degree
2 168 (4.20%) PhD
3 98 (2.45%) Security Cleared
4 62 (1.55%) SC Cleared
5 47 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (0.95%) DV Cleared
7 32 (0.80%) MBA
8 22 (0.55%) CISSP
9 20 (0.50%) ISEB
9 20 (0.50%) MCSE
9 20 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 17 (0.43%) PMP
11 11 (0.28%) MCITP
12 10 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.20%) CCNP
14 7 (0.18%) MCTS
14 7 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
15 6 (0.15%) CISA
16 5 (0.13%) Sun Certification
16 5 (0.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 200 (5.01%) QA
2 71 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 18 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.28%) COBIT
5 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.23%) SLA
7 8 (0.20%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.18%) GPG13
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.025%) MiFID
10 1 (0.025%) BS7799
10 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.025%) EMIR
10 1 (0.025%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.025%) FINREP
10 1 (0.025%) Basel III
System Software
1 124 (3.10%) HDFS
2 89 (2.23%) Hyper-V
3 67 (1.68%) Apache Flume
4 55 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (0.88%) Active Directory
6 30 (0.75%) Docker
7 12 (0.30%) Snort
8 11 (0.28%) NFS
9 10 (0.25%) Firmware
10 9 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 6 (0.15%) KVM
12 5 (0.13%) VirtualBox
13 4 (0.10%) SRDF
13 4 (0.10%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (0.10%) vSphere
13 4 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.10%) Ceph
14 3 (0.075%) Platform Symphony
14 3 (0.075%) XenServer
15 2 (0.050%) Xen
Systems Management
1 143 (3.58%) Puppet
2 138 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.03%) Nagios
4 37 (0.93%) Salt
5 36 (0.90%) Ansible
6 29 (0.73%) ZABBIX
7 26 (0.65%) Graphite
8 25 (0.63%) Ganglia
9 17 (0.43%) Vagrant
10 16 (0.40%) Hadoop YARN
11 15 (0.38%) Oozie
12 7 (0.18%) NetBackup
12 7 (0.18%) MOM
13 5 (0.13%) yum
13 5 (0.13%) Capistrano
13 5 (0.13%) Cacti
13 5 (0.13%) Ambari
13 5 (0.13%) Pingdom
14 4 (0.10%) Munin
14 4 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 531 (13.29%) Oracle
2 480 (12.01%) Microsoft
3 255 (6.38%) Tableau
4 171 (4.28%) SAP
5 165 (4.13%) Teradata
6 156 (3.90%) Informatica
7 133 (3.33%) Business Objects
8 128 (3.20%) Google
9 117 (2.93%) IBM
10 111 (2.78%) Cognos
11 101 (2.53%) Cloudera
12 75 (1.88%) VMware
13 73 (1.83%) Talend
14 70 (1.75%) Ab Initio
15 66 (1.65%) Apple
15 66 (1.65%) Netezza
16 51 (1.28%) HP
16 51 (1.28%) MicroStrategy
17 49 (1.23%) Hortonworks
17 49 (1.23%) Vertica
City, London
Harnham 1
Posted: 6 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 10% Discretionary Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £130000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To circa £51k + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + Industry Leading Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Highly Competitive Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday