The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 94 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.63% 0.28% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.79% 0.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
392 413 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.41% 38.93% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 339 362 301
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Tonbridge - 2 £57,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £87,500 -
Big Data
South East

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (92.00%) Analytics
2 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
3 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (60.00%) Data Analysis
5 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 10 (40.00%) MS Access
7 10 (40.00%) WebTrends
7 10 (40.00%) SEO
7 10 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (40.00%) Google
7 10 (40.00%) Pay per click
7 10 (40.00%) Google Analytics
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (36.00%) SQL
8 9 (36.00%) .NET
9 7 (28.00%) OO
9 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
9 7 (28.00%) Marketing
9 7 (28.00%) Retail
9 7 (28.00%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
10 6 (24.00%) Business Development
11 5 (20.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.00%) B2C
11 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 5 (20.00%) CSS
11 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 5 (20.00%) C#

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) WebTrends
1 10 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 2 (8.00%) Magento
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) MS Access
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (20.00%) Redis
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (8.00%) CouchDB
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (8.00%) OLAP
6 2 (8.00%) MySQL
6 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Data Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Web Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Data Consultant
3 6 (24.00%) Consultant
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) PPC Specialist
5 3 (12.00%) PPC Executive
5 3 (12.00%) PPC Manager
5 3 (12.00%) PPC Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (20.00%) HTML5
2 5 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Social Media
1 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 5 (20.00%) Blog
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Analytics
2 15 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
4 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (40.00%) SEO
5 10 (40.00%) Pay per click
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) Web Analytics
6 7 (28.00%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (24.00%) Business Development
8 5 (20.00%) B2C
8 5 (20.00%) MVC
9 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (16.00%) Scrum
10 2 (8.00%) Data Validation
10 2 (8.00%) CRM
10 2 (8.00%) ETL
10 2 (8.00%) Validation
11 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) JD Edwards