The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 51 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.60% 0.85% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.09% 1.94% 7.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 9
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +35.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
Big Data
Suffolk

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 Ipswich region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
115 155 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 26.26% 43.91% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 109 101 107
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Big Data
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Ipswich region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Ipswich

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 16 (80.00%) Java
3 15 (75.00%) Web Services
3 15 (75.00%) SOAP
3 15 (75.00%) SOA
3 15 (75.00%) IBM
3 15 (75.00%) Ajax
3 15 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 15 (75.00%) REST
3 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
4 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) Java EE
5 13 (65.00%) Oracle
6 12 (60.00%) XML
6 12 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
6 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (60.00%) jQuery
6 12 (60.00%) Groovy
6 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
6 12 (60.00%) Hadoop
6 12 (60.00%) Apache Hive
6 12 (60.00%) TDD
6 12 (60.00%) Subversion
6 12 (60.00%) Apache Pig
6 12 (60.00%) OSGi
6 12 (60.00%) Apache Camel
6 12 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 12 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (60.00%) Apache Pig
2 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (15.00%) Apache
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
2 15 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (60.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 12 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 12 (60.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Subversion
1 12 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (55.00%) Maven
3 10 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 10 (50.00%) Gradle
4 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Rational Functional Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Ant
5 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (15.00%) JMeter
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Spring
2 15 (75.00%) REST
2 15 (75.00%) Web Services
2 15 (75.00%) SOAP
2 15 (75.00%) Ajax
3 13 (65.00%) Java EE
4 12 (60.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) OSGi
4 12 (60.00%) XML
4 12 (60.00%) Apache Camel
5 7 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 7 (35.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (30.00%) J2EE
7 3 (15.00%) EJB
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) Swing
7 3 (15.00%) Struts
7 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) DataPower
2 2 (10.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
1 15 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (20.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) OO
7 3 (15.00%) Line Management
7 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 1 (5.00%) Data Management
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Groovy
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
4 2 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) IBM
2 13 (65.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) HP