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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 78 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 17 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.78% 1.39% 0.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.03% 3.42% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 7
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +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
338 497 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.32% 40.67% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 303 419 295
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +15.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 April 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 April 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 - - 1
Maidstone - 2 £24,000 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £55,000 -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (36.36%) Analytics
4 7 (31.82%) REST
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (31.82%) SOAP
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (22.73%) System Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Degree
6 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
6 5 (22.73%) Java
7 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) C#
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) .NET
7 4 (18.18%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) XSD
7 4 (18.18%) XSLT
7 4 (18.18%) SAP
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Spark
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) PPP
2 3 (13.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (18.18%) Apache Hive
5 3 (13.64%) Impala
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (13.64%) DataStage
6 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.55%) ObjectDB
6 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Report Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Junior
6 1 (4.55%) Database Designer
6 1 (4.55%) DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Database Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) SOAP
1 7 (31.82%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) Dapper ORM
2 4 (18.18%) Marionette.js
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
2 4 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 4 (18.18%) CSS
2 4 (18.18%) Web Services
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) XSD
2 4 (18.18%) XSLT
2 4 (18.18%) MSMQ
2 4 (18.18%) JMS
2 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (18.18%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (36.36%) Analytics
3 5 (22.73%) Cyber Security
3 5 (22.73%) System Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) ERP
4 4 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 4 (18.18%) SOA
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) MVVM
4 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) SIEM
4 4 (18.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (13.64%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 4 (18.18%) CCSP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNP
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) CISSP
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) CEH
3 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
1 3 (13.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) webMethods
4 3 (13.64%) TippingPoint
4 3 (13.64%) ArcSight
4 3 (13.64%) Cloudera
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