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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 156 151 157
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 30 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.79% 0.22% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.79% 0.64% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +161.62%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1077 931 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.33% 34.88% 36.39%
Number of salaries quoted 829 800 917
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 48 (73.85%) Oracle
1 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (67.69%) Java
4 43 (66.15%) SQL
5 41 (63.08%) Web Services
6 38 (58.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 38 (58.46%) JSON
7 37 (56.92%) JBehave
7 37 (56.92%) JBoss
7 37 (56.92%) Hibernate
7 37 (56.92%) BDD
7 37 (56.92%) REST
8 36 (55.38%) MySQL
9 35 (53.85%) JDBC
9 35 (53.85%) Spring MVC
9 35 (53.85%) Selenium
9 35 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
9 35 (53.85%) ActiveMQ
9 35 (53.85%) Spring
9 35 (53.85%) Maven
9 35 (53.85%) Cucumber
9 35 (53.85%) Apache Camel
10 34 (52.31%) TDD
11 32 (49.23%) JPA
11 32 (49.23%) RESTful
11 32 (49.23%) Tomcat
11 32 (49.23%) JUnit
11 32 (49.23%) JMS
11 32 (49.23%) AngularJS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 32 (49.23%) Tomcat
2 25 (38.46%) WebSphere
3 8 (12.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.15%) SAS
5 1 (1.54%) Confluence
5 1 (1.54%) IIS
5 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (55.38%) MySQL
2 15 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
4 6 (9.23%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (7.69%) HBase
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.62%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (1.54%) Xcelsius
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.54%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.54%) QlikView
9 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 37 (56.92%) JBehave
2 35 (53.85%) Selenium
2 35 (53.85%) Maven
2 35 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 32 (49.23%) JUnit
4 27 (41.54%) JMeter
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Moq
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (41.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.15%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Developer
2 29 (44.62%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Architect
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Lead Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (9.23%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (4.62%) J2EE Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
9 3 (4.62%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Junior Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Junior
9 3 (4.62%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (4.62%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (63.08%) Web Services
2 38 (58.46%) JSON
3 37 (56.92%) REST
3 37 (56.92%) Hibernate
4 35 (53.85%) ActiveMQ
4 35 (53.85%) Spring
4 35 (53.85%) JDBC
4 35 (53.85%) Spring MVC
4 35 (53.85%) Apache Wicket
4 35 (53.85%) Apache Camel
5 32 (49.23%) JPA
5 32 (49.23%) RESTful
5 32 (49.23%) AngularJS
5 32 (49.23%) JMS
6 27 (41.54%) XML
7 26 (40.00%) SOAP
8 25 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
9 17 (26.15%) HTML
10 11 (16.92%) Servlets
10 11 (16.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Algorithms
2 6 (9.23%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (44.62%) Linux
2 27 (41.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (73.85%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (58.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 37 (56.92%) BDD
5 34 (52.31%) TDD
6 28 (43.08%) Scrum
7 27 (41.54%) Complex Event Processing
8 26 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
9 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (16.92%) Domain-Driven Design
10 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
10 11 (16.92%) MVC
10 11 (16.92%) UML
10 11 (16.92%) Web Development
11 10 (15.38%) Coaching
12 9 (13.85%) Data Architecture
13 8 (12.31%) Technical Architecture
13 8 (12.31%) Information Management
13 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
14 6 (9.23%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 43 (66.15%) SQL
3 19 (29.23%) C#
4 11 (16.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) VBA
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 48 (73.85%) Oracle
2 37 (56.92%) JBoss
3 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.54%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.54%) Informatica
5 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.54%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.54%) Tableau
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80K per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80K per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago