The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 117 168 153
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -15
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 56 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.58% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 0.99% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35 9 5
Average salary £61,215 £40,000 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.03% -61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
Big Data
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1133 1216 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.05% 32.47% 35.25%
Number of salaries quoted 941 1039 805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Big Data
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Leeds

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 81 (71.05%) Analytics
2 76 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (64.91%) Microsoft
4 72 (63.16%) SQL
5 69 (60.53%) Retail
6 68 (59.65%) ReSharper
6 68 (59.65%) WPF
6 68 (59.65%) SQL Server
6 68 (59.65%) Hyper-V
6 68 (59.65%) Moq
6 68 (59.65%) SoapUI
6 68 (59.65%) Private Cloud
7 59 (51.75%) MS Excel
8 55 (48.25%) Apple
8 55 (48.25%) Pharmaceutical
8 55 (48.25%) Apple iOS
9 52 (45.61%) C#
10 46 (40.35%) .NET
11 34 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (27.19%) NHS
13 30 (26.32%) Scrum
14 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
15 28 (24.56%) WinForms
16 27 (23.68%) T-SQL
16 27 (23.68%) HTML
16 27 (23.68%) .NET Framework
16 27 (23.68%) WCF
17 26 (22.81%) HTML5
17 26 (22.81%) Software Testing

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (1.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.88%) SAS
2 1 (0.88%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 59 (51.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.05%) Hadoop
3 17 (14.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.28%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.28%) Apache Hive
5 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.39%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.75%) HBase
9 1 (0.88%) HCatalog
9 1 (0.88%) Impala
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 68 (59.65%) ReSharper
1 68 (59.65%) Moq
1 68 (59.65%) SoapUI
2 34 (29.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.53%) FitNesse
3 12 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 7 (6.14%) Xcode
5 5 (4.39%) Selenium
5 5 (4.39%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
General
1 69 (60.53%) Retail
2 55 (48.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Games
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (39.47%) Developer
2 28 (24.56%) Architect
3 17 (14.91%) Software Engineer
4 16 (14.04%) Software Developer
4 16 (14.04%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 11 (9.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 10 (8.77%) Analyst
7 10 (8.77%) Data Architect
8 9 (7.89%) Tester
8 9 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Big Data Architect
9 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.14%) Lead Software Engineer
10 6 (5.26%) ETL Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 6 (5.26%) Software Tester
11 5 (4.39%) Business Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (4.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (59.65%) WPF
2 46 (40.35%) .NET
3 28 (24.56%) WinForms
4 27 (23.68%) .NET Framework
4 27 (23.68%) HTML
4 27 (23.68%) WCF
5 26 (22.81%) HTML5
6 21 (18.42%) REST
7 18 (15.79%) XML
7 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 9 (7.89%) CSS
10 5 (4.39%) CSS3
10 5 (4.39%) jQuery
10 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.39%) Breeze.js
11 4 (3.51%) Middleware
12 2 (1.75%) Cocoa
12 2 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 68 (59.65%) Private Cloud
2 31 (27.19%) NHS
3 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Statistics
4 6 (5.26%) Taxonomies
4 6 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.39%) User Experience
6 4 (3.51%) Open Source
6 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.75%) iPhone
8 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 55 (48.25%) Apple iOS
2 24 (21.05%) Windows
3 9 (7.89%) Android
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (3.51%) VME
6 1 (0.88%) Linux
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (71.05%) Analytics
2 76 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 76 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (26.32%) Scrum
4 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
5 26 (22.81%) Software Testing
6 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
7 23 (20.18%) Agile Testing
8 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (18.42%) OOP
9 21 (18.42%) BDD
10 18 (15.79%) Line Management
10 18 (15.79%) Coaching
10 18 (15.79%) Kanban
10 18 (15.79%) Automated Testing
11 16 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
11 16 (14.04%) Migration
12 14 (12.28%) OO
12 14 (12.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.16%) SQL
2 52 (45.61%) C#
3 27 (23.68%) T-SQL
4 15 (13.16%) Java
5 10 (8.77%) C++
5 10 (8.77%) R
6 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.89%) MATLAB
6 9 (7.89%) Objective-C
7 4 (3.51%) COBOL
8 2 (1.75%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) PHP
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
9 1 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
2 6 (5.26%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (59.65%) Hyper-V
2 9 (7.89%) HDFS
Vendors
1 74 (64.91%) Microsoft
2 55 (48.25%) Apple
3 10 (8.77%) Tableau
4 8 (7.02%) Cloudera
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle
5 4 (3.51%) Siebel
5 4 (3.51%) ICL
5 4 (3.51%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.88%) Intel
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
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Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago