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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 51 50 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 8 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.74% 0.35% 6.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% 0.88% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 20
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +38.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
108 114 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 23.43% 39.45% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 98 76 131
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 May 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 12 (85.71%) Java EE
3 12 (85.71%) REST
3 12 (85.71%) Web Application Development
3 12 (85.71%) SOAP
3 12 (85.71%) SOA
3 12 (85.71%) Web Services
4 11 (78.57%) Maven
5 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (71.43%) TDD
5 10 (71.43%) Subversion
5 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
5 10 (71.43%) XML
6 9 (64.29%) IBM
6 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
6 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
6 9 (64.29%) Gradle
6 9 (64.29%) Ajax
6 9 (64.29%) Integration Testing
7 8 (57.14%) Oracle
8 7 (50.00%) J2EE
8 7 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
8 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 7 (50.00%) jQuery
8 7 (50.00%) WebSphere
8 7 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (50.00%) Groovy

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 7 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 7 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (42.86%) JBoss
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (64.29%) MongoDB
3 7 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 7 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 7 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Maven
2 10 (71.43%) Subversion
2 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 9 (64.29%) SoapUI
3 9 (64.29%) Gradle
4 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 2 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
5 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (14.29%) Ant
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Java Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 12 (85.71%) Java EE
2 12 (85.71%) REST
2 12 (85.71%) SOAP
2 12 (85.71%) Web Services
3 10 (71.43%) XML
4 9 (64.29%) Ajax
5 7 (50.00%) J2EE
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
5 7 (50.00%) OSGi
5 7 (50.00%) Apache Camel
6 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
7 2 (14.29%) JSF
7 2 (14.29%) Swing
7 2 (14.29%) Struts
7 2 (14.29%) EJB
7 2 (14.29%) CSS
7 2 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Web Application Development
1 12 (85.71%) SOA
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Integration Testing
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Scala
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) IBM
2 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) HP