The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 96 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 5 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 2.01% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.29% 4.86% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Big Data
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
389 473 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.13% 41.27% 33.25%
Number of salaries quoted 363 396 240
Average salary £41,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Big Data
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Kent

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Kent

Big Data
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells +9 4 £32,500 -58.06%
Maidstone - 1 - - 2
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
6 3 (21.43%) MapReduce
6 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
6 3 (21.43%) Impala
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) WebTrends
1 2 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) Apache Hive
4 3 (21.43%) Impala
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) ObjectDB
6 1 (7.14%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Retail
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Report Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Database Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Database Designer
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
2 6 (42.86%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) MapReduce
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Pay per click
4 2 (14.29%) SEO
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
5 1 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Cloudera
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Google
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