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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 95 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.19% 0.090% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.57% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
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
349 436 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.02% 39.28% 37.54%
Number of salaries quoted 288 379 297
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Analytics
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 12 (60.00%) Data Analysis
4 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (50.00%) Google
4 10 (50.00%) Pay per click
4 10 (50.00%) Google Analytics
4 10 (50.00%) WebTrends
4 10 (50.00%) SEO
4 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (50.00%) MS Access
4 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Marketing
6 7 (35.00%) Web Analytics
6 7 (35.00%) Retail
6 7 (35.00%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (30.00%) Business Development
8 4 (20.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (10.00%) Blog
9 2 (10.00%) Node.js
9 2 (10.00%) CSS3
9 2 (10.00%) Digital Media

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (50.00%) WebTrends
1 10 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Magento
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) MS Access
2 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (10.00%) Redis
4 2 (10.00%) MySQL
4 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (10.00%) CouchDB
4 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Retail
1 7 (35.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Web Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Data Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) PPC Manager
3 3 (15.00%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) PPC Executive
3 3 (15.00%) PPC Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (10.00%) HTML5
2 2 (10.00%) CSS3
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
1 2 (10.00%) Blog
1 2 (10.00%) Social Media
1 2 (10.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Analytics
2 12 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 12 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 10 (50.00%) SEO
3 10 (50.00%) Pay per click
4 9 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (35.00%) Web Analytics
5 7 (35.00%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Business Development
7 4 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 2 (10.00%) ETL
8 2 (10.00%) B2C
8 2 (10.00%) MVC
8 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Google
3 4 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards