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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 95 130 170
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +40
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2676 2450 1989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.91% 2.38% 1.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.81% 7.43% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2168 1916 1741
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
27269 32987 34978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 29.70% 32.00% 32.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23533 28047 30144
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 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +4 1600 £70,000 +7.69% 199
South East +46 450 £54,000 +2.85% 54
South West +92 195 £55,000 +15.78% 27
East of England +55 122 £52,500 +10.52% 17
West Midlands +41 80 £55,000 +10.00% 6
North West -1 80 £46,658 +3.68% 32
Yorkshire +49 70 £55,000 +22.22% 9
East Midlands +25 54 £57,500 -13.20% 4
North East -1 13 £50,000 +29.03% 7
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 2500 (44.66%) Java
2 2284 (40.80%) Hadoop
3 2052 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
4 2034 (36.33%) Analytics
5 1676 (29.94%) SQL
6 1652 (29.51%) Python
7 1197 (21.38%) Finance
8 1184 (21.15%) NoSQL
9 1172 (20.94%) Apache Spark
10 1165 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
11 1137 (20.31%) Degree
12 932 (16.65%) JavaScript
13 901 (16.10%) Data Analytics
14 898 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
15 890 (15.90%) Scala
16 859 (15.34%) Linux
17 844 (15.08%) TDD
18 841 (15.02%) Software Engineering
19 795 (14.20%) SQL Server
20 763 (13.63%) MongoDB
21 759 (13.56%) Machine Learning
22 754 (13.47%) Computer Science
23 747 (13.34%) Oracle
24 737 (13.17%) Apache Hive
25 716 (12.79%) ETL
26 690 (12.33%) Scrum
27 679 (12.13%) Data Warehouse
28 664 (11.86%) Open Source
29 658 (11.75%) C#
30 628 (11.22%) Amazon AWS

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 1172 (20.94%) Apache Spark
2 440 (7.86%) Apache Pig
3 412 (7.36%) Elasticsearch
4 343 (6.13%) SAS
5 281 (5.02%) Apache
6 153 (2.73%) Apache Solr
7 137 (2.45%) JBoss
8 131 (2.34%) Tomcat
9 72 (1.29%) WebLogic
10 65 (1.16%) nginx
11 63 (1.13%) Jetty
12 58 (1.04%) SharePoint
13 57 (1.02%) GlassFish
14 50 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 50 (0.89%) WebSphere
15 46 (0.82%) Mule
16 45 (0.80%) Confluence
17 41 (0.73%) WildFly
18 26 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
19 25 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 206 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 107 (1.91%) SPSS
3 42 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 40 (0.71%) MS Office
5 22 (0.39%) MS Project
5 22 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.14%) Weka
8 7 (0.13%) Mathematica
9 6 (0.11%) Mingle
10 5 (0.089%) GNU Octave
11 4 (0.071%) Gephi
12 3 (0.054%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.036%) EViews
13 2 (0.036%) Stata
14 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.018%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.018%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 62 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (0.23%) SAP HR
3 9 (0.16%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
4 8 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
6 5 (0.089%) Magento
6 5 (0.089%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.089%) SAP FI
6 5 (0.089%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.071%) Odoo
7 4 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.071%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.071%) Radian6
7 4 (0.071%) Unica
7 4 (0.071%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.054%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.054%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.054%) FastStats
9 2 (0.036%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 628 (11.22%) Amazon AWS
2 259 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 137 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
4 136 (2.43%) SaaS
5 98 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
6 84 (1.50%) GitHub
7 77 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 73 (1.30%) PaaS
9 60 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
9 60 (1.07%) Amazon S3
10 51 (0.91%) IaaS
11 33 (0.59%) Google Analytics
12 21 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
13 17 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
14 15 (0.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 11 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
16 10 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
17 8 (0.14%) Heroku
17 8 (0.14%) iPaaS
18 7 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 166 (2.97%) Internet
2 129 (2.30%) Firewall
3 78 (1.39%) TCP/IP
4 77 (1.38%) HTTP
5 44 (0.79%) Network Security
6 42 (0.75%) SAN
7 40 (0.71%) DNS
8 33 (0.59%) SSL
9 31 (0.55%) Kerberos
10 26 (0.46%) LDAP
11 25 (0.45%) VPN
12 18 (0.32%) NAS
13 17 (0.30%) LAN
13 17 (0.30%) SMTP
13 17 (0.30%) WAN
14 14 (0.25%) HTTPS
15 10 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
15 10 (0.18%) IPv4
15 10 (0.18%) WebEx
16 8 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2284 (40.80%) Hadoop
2 1184 (21.15%) NoSQL
3 795 (14.20%) SQL Server
4 763 (13.63%) MongoDB
5 737 (13.17%) Apache Hive
6 679 (12.13%) Data Warehouse
7 579 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 463 (8.27%) MySQL
9 411 (7.34%) Data Mining
10 402 (7.18%) Relational Database
11 350 (6.25%) HBase
12 348 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
13 323 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 236 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 202 (3.61%) QlikView
16 189 (3.38%) RDBMS
17 180 (3.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 172 (3.07%) Impala
19 150 (2.68%) Neo4j
20 121 (2.16%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 357 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 337 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 189 (3.38%) JIRA
4 167 (2.98%) Maven
5 121 (2.16%) JUnit
6 94 (1.68%) Subversion
7 92 (1.64%) Selenium
8 76 (1.36%) Hudson
9 74 (1.32%) Gradle
10 68 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
11 55 (0.98%) Vagrant
12 46 (0.82%) Visual Studio
13 42 (0.75%) Mockito
14 41 (0.73%) JBehave
15 38 (0.68%) Cucumber
16 36 (0.64%) Eclipse
17 30 (0.54%) jMock
18 28 (0.50%) Ant
18 28 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 28 (0.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1197 (21.38%) Finance
2 480 (8.57%) Marketing
3 445 (7.95%) Banking
4 424 (7.57%) Retail
5 267 (4.77%) Telecoms
6 231 (4.13%) Games
7 170 (3.04%) Manufacturing
8 148 (2.64%) Advertising
9 102 (1.82%) Law
10 98 (1.75%) Investment Banking
11 88 (1.57%) Legal
11 88 (1.57%) Publishing
12 75 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 63 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 54 (0.96%) Front Office
15 48 (0.86%) Electronics
16 44 (0.79%) Back Office
17 37 (0.66%) Aerospace
18 25 (0.45%) Automotive
19 23 (0.41%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1920 (34.30%) Developer
2 866 (15.47%) Java Developer
3 756 (13.50%) Architect
4 453 (8.09%) Big Data Developer
5 450 (8.04%) Senior Developer
6 420 (7.50%) Consultant
7 401 (7.16%) Data Architect
8 391 (6.98%) Data Scientist
9 340 (6.07%) Analyst
10 313 (5.59%) Software Engineer
11 294 (5.25%) Data Engineer
12 278 (4.97%) Big Data Engineer
13 277 (4.95%) Big Data Architect
14 265 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
15 215 (3.84%) Hadoop Developer
16 190 (3.39%) Java Engineer
17 182 (3.25%) Solutions Architect
18 169 (3.02%) Scala Developer
19 165 (2.95%) Data Consultant
20 163 (2.91%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (9.82%) .NET
2 534 (9.54%) HTML
3 532 (9.50%) Spring
4 455 (8.13%) Web Services
5 382 (6.82%) AngularJS
6 365 (6.52%) CSS
7 340 (6.07%) XML
8 287 (5.13%) Kafka
9 279 (4.98%) Node.js
10 276 (4.93%) HTML5
11 253 (4.52%) JSON
12 249 (4.45%) REST
13 245 (4.38%) RESTful
14 224 (4.00%) Hibernate
15 191 (3.41%) Java EE
16 181 (3.23%) jQuery
17 175 (3.13%) J2EE
18 142 (2.54%) Natural Language Processing
19 133 (2.38%) React
20 132 (2.36%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 898 (16.04%) Analytical Skills
2 754 (13.47%) Computer Science
3 618 (11.04%) Visualisation
4 433 (7.73%) Algorithms
5 409 (7.31%) Mathematics
6 294 (5.25%) Statistics
7 233 (4.16%) Management Information System
8 222 (3.97%) Mobile App
9 168 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
10 164 (2.93%) Fintech
10 164 (2.93%) User Experience
11 157 (2.80%) Data Structures
12 150 (2.68%) Data Integration
13 143 (2.55%) Artificial Intelligence
14 137 (2.45%) Physics
15 84 (1.50%) Data Centre
16 82 (1.46%) Digital Media
17 80 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
18 69 (1.23%) Internet of Things
19 68 (1.21%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 859 (15.34%) Linux
2 322 (5.75%) Windows
3 271 (4.84%) Unix
4 186 (3.32%) Android
5 117 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 65 (1.16%) Windows Server
7 52 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 49 (0.88%) CentOS
9 45 (0.80%) Ubuntu
10 38 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 24 (0.43%) Windows Phone
12 23 (0.41%) Solaris
13 20 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (0.29%) Debian
16 13 (0.23%) AIX
17 6 (0.11%) HPUX
17 6 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.071%) Windows Vista
18 4 (0.071%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2052 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 2034 (36.33%) Analytics
3 1165 (20.81%) Business Intelligence
4 901 (16.10%) Data Analytics
5 844 (15.08%) TDD
6 841 (15.02%) Software Engineering
7 759 (13.56%) Machine Learning
8 716 (12.79%) ETL
9 690 (12.33%) Scrum
10 664 (11.86%) Open Source
11 524 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
12 448 (8.00%) MapReduce
13 400 (7.15%) E-Commerce
14 399 (7.13%) Data Management
15 378 (6.75%) Big Data Analytics
16 373 (6.66%) DevOps
17 365 (6.52%) Data Visualisation
18 350 (6.25%) Data Analysis
19 349 (6.23%) Stakeholder Management
20 335 (5.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2500 (44.66%) Java
2 1676 (29.94%) SQL
3 1652 (29.51%) Python
4 932 (16.65%) JavaScript
5 890 (15.90%) Scala
6 658 (11.75%) C#
7 550 (9.82%) R
8 448 (8.00%) C++
9 311 (5.56%) Ruby
10 246 (4.39%) PHP
11 222 (3.97%) C
12 218 (3.89%) Perl
12 218 (3.89%) T-SQL
13 196 (3.50%) Bash Shell
14 181 (3.23%) MATLAB
15 170 (3.04%) Shell Script
16 151 (2.70%) Clojure
17 117 (2.09%) Groovy
18 86 (1.54%) Go
19 79 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1137 (20.31%) Degree
2 344 (6.15%) Security Cleared
3 313 (5.59%) PhD
4 173 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 155 (2.77%) DV Cleared
6 62 (1.11%) CISSP
7 44 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 38 (0.68%) PMP
10 37 (0.66%) PMI Certification
11 35 (0.63%) SANS
12 32 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
13 29 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 28 (0.50%) CCSP
14 28 (0.50%) ISEB
15 26 (0.46%) CITP
16 23 (0.41%) CISM
16 23 (0.41%) MCSE
17 21 (0.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
18 16 (0.29%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 170 (3.04%) QA
3 27 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 25 (0.45%) SLA
5 20 (0.36%) COBIT
6 16 (0.29%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 7 (0.13%) ISAE 3402
9 7 (0.13%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.13%) SSAE 16
10 6 (0.11%) GPG13
11 4 (0.071%) SDET
11 4 (0.071%) TickIT
12 3 (0.054%) GCP
12 3 (0.054%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.036%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.036%) WAI
14 1 (0.018%) HIPAA
14 1 (0.018%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 304 (5.43%) HDFS
2 287 (5.13%) Docker
3 193 (3.45%) Apache Flume
4 79 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 62 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
6 54 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 53 (0.95%) Active Directory
8 41 (0.73%) VirtualBox
9 25 (0.45%) KVM
10 18 (0.32%) Hyper-V
11 13 (0.23%) Firmware
11 13 (0.23%) iptables
12 9 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 9 (0.16%) vSphere
13 7 (0.13%) Xen
14 6 (0.11%) NFS
14 6 (0.11%) Snort
15 4 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
15 4 (0.071%) Samba
16 3 (0.054%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 234 (4.18%) Puppet
2 165 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
3 148 (2.64%) Ansible
4 131 (2.34%) Hadoop YARN
5 124 (2.22%) Oozie
6 78 (1.39%) Kubernetes
7 61 (1.09%) Mesos
8 51 (0.91%) Kibana
9 45 (0.80%) logstash
10 38 (0.68%) Ambari
11 32 (0.57%) Salt
12 31 (0.55%) Nagios
13 19 (0.34%) CA Single Sign-On
13 19 (0.34%) yum
14 17 (0.30%) EnCase
15 14 (0.25%) Graphite
16 13 (0.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
17 10 (0.18%) Ganglia
17 10 (0.18%) ZABBIX
18 9 (0.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 747 (13.34%) Oracle
2 378 (6.75%) Microsoft
3 349 (6.23%) Tableau
4 310 (5.54%) Cloudera
5 239 (4.27%) Hortonworks
6 225 (4.02%) SAP
7 190 (3.39%) IBM
8 186 (3.32%) Google
9 163 (2.91%) Informatica
10 107 (1.91%) VMware
11 95 (1.70%) Teradata
12 89 (1.59%) Facebook
13 80 (1.43%) Netezza
14 78 (1.39%) MapR
15 77 (1.38%) MuleSoft
16 74 (1.32%) Cisco
17 72 (1.29%) Cognos
18 68 (1.21%) Talend
19 66 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
20 63 (1.13%) Splunk
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Nakama
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus (market leading)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum plus generous bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefit and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £0 - £110000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bens - pens, health + more
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Parking
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
KDR
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Abide Financial
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £84000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum 5% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-60k
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + 15% flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago