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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 39 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.86% 8.22% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.53% 18.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 24 0
Average salary £80,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
79 129 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 33.91% 44.18% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 126 121
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) DataPower
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (66.67%) OLAP
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (66.67%) Kafka
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) Scala