The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 162 273 483
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +210
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1977 1015 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.81% 1.00% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.79% 3.20% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 879 403
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34126 31716 34638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.19% 31.16% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 29420 27684 30772
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 +111 1392 £65,000 +13.04% 144
South East +37 253 £53,750 +13.15% 24
South West +33 71 £47,500 +18.75% 6
East of England -26 69 £48,750 +8.33% 11
North West +27 66 £50,000 - 9
Yorkshire +8 58 £46,250 -2.63% 8
West Midlands -7 34 £45,000 -18.18% 9
East Midlands -3 11 £42,500 -22.72% 3
North East - 3 £31,500 - 2
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 2097 (50.20%) Java
2 1734 (41.51%) Hadoop
3 1202 (28.78%) Analytics
4 1147 (27.46%) SQL
5 1021 (24.44%) NoSQL
6 842 (20.16%) Finance
7 817 (19.56%) TDD
8 816 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
9 783 (18.75%) Degree
10 777 (18.60%) Linux
11 771 (18.46%) HTML
12 765 (18.31%) Python
13 732 (17.52%) JavaScript
14 731 (17.50%) Computer Science
15 708 (16.95%) MongoDB
16 699 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
17 687 (16.45%) C#
18 610 (14.60%) Software Engineering
19 594 (14.22%) Data Warehouse
20 582 (13.93%) Oracle
21 572 (13.69%) OO
22 569 (13.62%) MySQL
23 568 (13.60%) SQL Server
24 563 (13.48%) MapReduce
25 504 (12.07%) Scrum
26 503 (12.04%) CSS
27 492 (11.78%) Web Services
27 492 (11.78%) Apache Hive
28 462 (11.06%) Spring
29 461 (11.04%) C++

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 277 (6.63%) SAS
2 239 (5.72%) Apache Pig
3 158 (3.78%) Apache
4 137 (3.28%) Node.js
5 110 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 84 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
7 70 (1.68%) Apache Solr
8 53 (1.27%) WebSphere
9 43 (1.03%) IIS
9 43 (1.03%) Oracle Coherence
10 41 (0.98%) SharePoint
11 38 (0.91%) CMS
12 32 (0.77%) WebLogic
13 21 (0.50%) Jetty
14 20 (0.48%) Alfresco
15 19 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
16 17 (0.41%) Umbraco
17 16 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
18 15 (0.36%) Drupal
19 13 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 216 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 145 (3.47%) SPSS
3 45 (1.08%) Photoshop
4 38 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
5 34 (0.81%) CPLEX
6 23 (0.55%) PowerPivot
7 20 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (0.36%) InDesign
9 13 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.24%) Weka
10 10 (0.24%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.19%) FastStats
11 8 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
12 7 (0.17%) Mathematica
13 6 (0.14%) Stata
14 4 (0.096%) Blender
14 4 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.096%) Acrobat
15 3 (0.072%) MS Office
16 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 41 (0.98%) Google Analytics
2 18 (0.43%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 18 (0.43%) SAP MDM
3 13 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 12 (0.29%) WebTrends
5 10 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 9 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
7 6 (0.14%) Optimost
8 4 (0.096%) SiteCatalyst
9 3 (0.072%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.072%) Hyperion Planning
9 3 (0.072%) Magento
9 3 (0.072%) HFM
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.024%) Maximo
10 1 (0.024%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 223 (5.34%) Amazon AWS
2 136 (3.26%) SaaS
3 132 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
4 115 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 80 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
6 45 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
7 33 (0.79%) PaaS
8 24 (0.57%) GitHub
9 23 (0.55%) Amazon S3
10 21 (0.50%) Office 365
10 21 (0.50%) ElastiCache
11 14 (0.34%) Google App Engine
12 10 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
12 10 (0.24%) Route 53
13 8 (0.19%) LucidChart
14 7 (0.17%) IaaS
14 7 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
15 3 (0.072%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.072%) Heroku
15 3 (0.072%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 125 (2.99%) Internet
2 110 (2.63%) HTTP
3 48 (1.15%) WAN
4 47 (1.13%) SAN
5 45 (1.08%) LAN
6 28 (0.67%) Firewall
7 26 (0.62%) TCP/IP
8 24 (0.57%) DNS
9 21 (0.50%) Kerberos
10 17 (0.41%) SMS
11 15 (0.36%) VPN
12 14 (0.34%) VoIP
13 12 (0.29%) Network Security
14 11 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (0.24%) NAS
15 10 (0.24%) IPsec
15 10 (0.24%) PPTP
16 9 (0.22%) LDAP
16 9 (0.22%) SMTP
16 9 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1734 (41.51%) Hadoop
2 1021 (24.44%) NoSQL
3 708 (16.95%) MongoDB
4 594 (14.22%) Data Warehouse
5 569 (13.62%) MySQL
6 568 (13.60%) SQL Server
7 492 (11.78%) Apache Hive
8 456 (10.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 303 (7.25%) Relational Database
10 294 (7.04%) HBase
11 274 (6.56%) Data Mining
12 213 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 205 (4.91%) QlikView
14 197 (4.72%) Redis
15 185 (4.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 181 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 168 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
18 164 (3.93%) Mahout
19 147 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
20 134 (3.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 376 (9.00%) Git (software)
2 187 (4.48%) Maven
3 178 (4.26%) JUnit
4 151 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 149 (3.57%) Selenium
6 99 (2.37%) Subversion
7 77 (1.84%) Cucumber
8 74 (1.77%) Eclipse
9 73 (1.75%) Ant
10 71 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 58 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
12 42 (1.01%) Hudson
12 42 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
13 41 (0.98%) Visual Studio
14 40 (0.96%) WebDriver
15 33 (0.79%) JBehave
15 33 (0.79%) JIRA
16 31 (0.74%) NUnit
17 26 (0.62%) TeamCity
18 23 (0.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 842 (20.16%) Finance
2 287 (6.87%) Marketing
3 255 (6.10%) Games
4 247 (5.91%) Retail
5 226 (5.41%) Banking
6 220 (5.27%) Advertising
7 190 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 94 (2.25%) Law
9 64 (1.53%) Publishing
10 61 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 59 (1.41%) Front Office
12 37 (0.89%) Financial Institution
12 37 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 34 (0.81%) Manufacturing
14 32 (0.77%) Automotive
15 28 (0.67%) Legal
16 20 (0.48%) Back Office
17 17 (0.41%) Electronics
18 13 (0.31%) Billing
19 8 (0.19%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1868 (44.72%) Developer
2 746 (17.86%) Java Developer
3 577 (13.81%) Architect
4 353 (8.45%) Senior Developer
5 328 (7.85%) Consultant
6 313 (7.49%) Software Developer
7 295 (7.06%) Software Engineer
8 228 (5.46%) Data Scientist
9 197 (4.72%) C# Developer
10 190 (4.55%) Analyst
11 173 (4.14%) .NET Developer
12 168 (4.02%) Data Architect
13 159 (3.81%) Senior Java Developer
14 145 (3.47%) C# .NET Developer
15 108 (2.59%) Administrator
16 107 (2.56%) Data Consultant
17 105 (2.51%) Senior Architect
18 100 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
19 99 (2.37%) Big Data Architect
20 94 (2.25%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 771 (18.46%) HTML
2 563 (13.48%) MapReduce
3 503 (12.04%) CSS
4 492 (11.78%) Web Services
5 462 (11.06%) Spring
6 447 (10.70%) .NET
7 417 (9.98%) HTML5
8 323 (7.73%) jQuery
9 300 (7.18%) XML
10 299 (7.16%) REST
11 227 (5.43%) J2EE
12 220 (5.27%) Hibernate
13 212 (5.08%) ASP.NET
14 197 (4.72%) AngularJS
15 191 (4.57%) JSON
16 172 (4.12%) SOAP
17 166 (3.97%) CSS3
18 155 (3.71%) ASP.NET MVC
19 141 (3.38%) RESTful
20 137 (3.28%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 731 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 366 (8.76%) Open Source
3 364 (8.71%) Mathematics
4 347 (8.31%) Visualisation
5 253 (6.06%) Statistics
6 189 (4.52%) Social Media
7 166 (3.97%) Data Integration
8 126 (3.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 115 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
10 89 (2.13%) Hedge funds
11 87 (2.08%) Management Information System
12 86 (2.06%) Physics
13 77 (1.84%) Digital Media
14 70 (1.68%) Replication
15 63 (1.51%) Social Network
16 58 (1.39%) Mobile App
17 52 (1.24%) Clustering
18 50 (1.20%) Grid Computing
19 47 (1.13%) Client/Server
20 43 (1.03%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 777 (18.60%) Linux
2 372 (8.91%) UNIX
3 205 (4.91%) Windows
4 100 (2.39%) Android
5 84 (2.01%) Ubuntu
6 82 (1.96%) Apple iOS
7 72 (1.72%) Debian
8 60 (1.44%) CentOS
9 18 (0.43%) Solaris
10 16 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.31%) AIX
11 13 (0.31%) FreeBSD
11 13 (0.31%) OpenBSD
12 12 (0.29%) MVS
13 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.19%) Fedora
15 7 (0.17%) VMS
16 6 (0.14%) Windows Phone
17 2 (0.048%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1202 (28.78%) Analytics
2 817 (19.56%) TDD
3 816 (19.54%) Business Intelligence
4 699 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
5 610 (14.60%) Software Engineering
6 572 (13.69%) OO
7 504 (12.07%) Scrum
8 460 (11.01%) ETL
9 371 (8.88%) MVC
10 344 (8.24%) Data Modelling
11 331 (7.92%) BDD
12 322 (7.71%) Multithreading
13 318 (7.61%) Data Analysis
14 299 (7.16%) E-Commerce
15 275 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
16 261 (6.25%) Data Management
17 227 (5.43%) OOP
18 216 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
19 214 (5.12%) Big Data Analytics
20 210 (5.03%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2097 (50.20%) Java
2 1147 (27.46%) SQL
3 765 (18.31%) Python
4 732 (17.52%) JavaScript
5 687 (16.45%) C#
6 461 (11.04%) C++
7 377 (9.03%) Scala
8 332 (7.95%) R
9 304 (7.28%) PHP
10 258 (6.18%) Ruby
11 200 (4.79%) Perl
12 170 (4.07%) Bash Shell
13 148 (3.54%) MATLAB
14 118 (2.82%) T-SQL
15 100 (2.39%) C
16 88 (2.11%) F#
17 86 (2.06%) Clojure
18 83 (1.99%) Shell Script
19 73 (1.75%) PL/SQL
20 47 (1.13%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 783 (18.75%) Degree
2 187 (4.48%) PhD
3 64 (1.53%) Security Cleared
4 39 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (0.86%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.34%) ISEB
7 9 (0.22%) MBA
7 9 (0.22%) MCITP
8 8 (0.19%) MCTS
8 8 (0.19%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.17%) SAS Certification
9 7 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.14%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.096%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.048%) CITP
12 2 (0.048%) MCT
12 2 (0.048%) IBM Certification
13 1 (0.024%) CISSP
13 1 (0.024%) PMP
13 1 (0.024%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 204 (4.88%) QA
2 64 (1.53%) Data Quality
3 26 (0.62%) SLA
4 7 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.12%) COBIT
6 4 (0.096%) HL7
6 4 (0.096%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.096%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.048%) WAI
7 2 (0.048%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 88 (2.11%) HDFS
2 70 (1.68%) Apache Flume
3 55 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
4 37 (0.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 32 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (0.57%) Hyper-V
7 19 (0.45%) Active Directory
8 14 (0.34%) NFS
9 8 (0.19%) VMware ESX
9 8 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
10 7 (0.17%) vSphere
10 7 (0.17%) vCloud
11 4 (0.096%) KVM
11 4 (0.096%) Xen
11 4 (0.096%) SRDF
11 4 (0.096%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.072%) Samba
12 3 (0.072%) GPFS
13 2 (0.048%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.048%) Docker
Systems Management
1 196 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 192 (4.60%) Puppet
3 64 (1.53%) Nagios
4 47 (1.13%) Oozie
5 36 (0.86%) Ambari
6 27 (0.65%) Cacti
7 21 (0.50%) YUM
8 19 (0.45%) ZABBIX
8 19 (0.45%) Salt
9 13 (0.31%) Vagrant
10 12 (0.29%) Capistrano
11 11 (0.26%) Data Guard
11 11 (0.26%) logstash
12 9 (0.22%) Ganglia
13 7 (0.17%) Ansible
14 5 (0.12%) CFEngine
15 4 (0.096%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 4 (0.096%) OSSEC
15 4 (0.096%) MOM
15 4 (0.096%) Netcool
Vendors
1 582 (13.93%) Oracle
2 455 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 275 (6.58%) Google
4 185 (4.43%) Tableau
5 148 (3.54%) Facebook
6 136 (3.26%) Teradata
7 116 (2.78%) Business Objects
7 116 (2.78%) SAP
8 101 (2.42%) Cognos
9 100 (2.39%) IBM
10 92 (2.20%) JBoss
11 90 (2.15%) Sybase
12 73 (1.75%) Netezza
12 73 (1.75%) Cloudera
13 70 (1.68%) Informatica
14 67 (1.60%) Red Hat
15 58 (1.39%) Talend
16 57 (1.36%) Hortonworks
16 57 (1.36%) Cisco
17 54 (1.29%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Parham Consulting
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + benefits & superb pension (12% non-contributory!)
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and Car allowance.
Posted: 17 hours ago
West London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and shares
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Microsoft
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Microsoft
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits (including stock options)
Posted: Yesterday