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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 151 150 144
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 35 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.86% 0.96% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.72% 2.89% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 1
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -59.13%
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
1068 1209 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.64% 33.11% 35.58%
Number of salaries quoted 898 981 713
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (56.04%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (50.55%) Analytics
4 41 (45.05%) SQL
5 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
6 32 (35.16%) Retail
6 32 (35.16%) ReSharper
6 32 (35.16%) Private Cloud
6 32 (35.16%) WPF
6 32 (35.16%) Hyper-V
6 32 (35.16%) Moq
6 32 (35.16%) SoapUI
7 30 (32.97%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (27.47%) Hadoop
9 24 (26.37%) Unit Testing
10 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
11 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (23.08%) C#
13 20 (21.98%) TDD
14 19 (20.88%) Pharmaceutical
14 19 (20.88%) Apple
14 19 (20.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (20.88%) Apple iOS
15 18 (19.78%) ETL
15 18 (19.78%) Java
15 18 (19.78%) Scrum
15 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (17.58%) Migration
16 16 (17.58%) .NET

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 5 (5.49%) Apache
1 5 (5.49%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) JBoss
3 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) SAS
4 1 (1.10%) CMS
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (25.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 25 (27.47%) Hadoop
3 15 (16.48%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (4.40%) MySQL
7 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.10%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.10%) HCatalog
10 1 (1.10%) Impala
10 1 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (35.16%) ReSharper
1 32 (35.16%) Moq
1 32 (35.16%) SoapUI
2 19 (20.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.69%) Selenium
3 7 (7.69%) Xcode
4 6 (6.59%) JUnit
5 5 (5.49%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.20%) Maven
6 2 (2.20%) JBehave
6 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.10%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (35.16%) Retail
2 19 (20.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (8.79%) Finance
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (38.46%) Developer
2 25 (27.47%) Architect
3 15 (16.48%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (12.09%) Software Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Tester
6 9 (9.89%) Mobile Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Data Architect
8 7 (7.69%) Software Tester
8 7 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
9 6 (6.59%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (6.59%) ETL Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Lead Architect
10 5 (5.49%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (5.49%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (4.40%) Lead Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.40%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.16%) WPF
2 16 (17.58%) .NET
3 13 (14.29%) WinForms
3 13 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 12 (13.19%) WCF
5 11 (12.09%) HTML
6 10 (10.99%) CSS
6 10 (10.99%) HTML5
7 9 (9.89%) XML
8 7 (7.69%) REST
8 7 (7.69%) Spring
9 6 (6.59%) jQuery
9 6 (6.59%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.59%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.49%) J2EE
10 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (5.49%) Breeze.js
10 5 (5.49%) CSS3
11 4 (4.40%) Middleware
11 4 (4.40%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.16%) Private Cloud
2 16 (17.58%) NHS
3 9 (9.89%) Data Centre
4 8 (8.79%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.59%) Statistics
5 6 (6.59%) Taxonomies
5 6 (6.59%) Mathematics
5 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.49%) User Experience
7 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.20%) iPhone
9 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.89%) Android
2 9 (9.89%) Windows
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
4 4 (4.40%) VME
5 3 (3.30%) Linux
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (56.04%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (50.55%) Analytics
4 30 (32.97%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (26.37%) Unit Testing
6 22 (24.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (21.98%) TDD
8 18 (19.78%) Scrum
8 18 (19.78%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (19.78%) ETL
9 16 (17.58%) Migration
9 16 (17.58%) BDD
10 13 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 12 (13.19%) Refactoring
11 12 (13.19%) RUP
11 12 (13.19%) DSDM
12 11 (12.09%) Software Testing
13 9 (9.89%) Memory Management
13 9 (9.89%) Mobile Development
14 8 (8.79%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) SQL
2 21 (23.08%) C#
3 18 (19.78%) Java
4 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
5 10 (10.99%) JavaScript
5 10 (10.99%) C++
6 9 (9.89%) Objective-C
7 8 (8.79%) R
8 7 (7.69%) MATLAB
9 4 (4.40%) COBOL
9 4 (4.40%) Scala
10 3 (3.30%) PHP
10 3 (3.30%) Python
11 2 (2.20%) Perl
11 2 (2.20%) Groovy
12 1 (1.10%) Ruby
12 1 (1.10%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) ISEB
2 1 (1.10%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.48%) QA
2 7 (7.69%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (35.16%) Hyper-V
2 7 (7.69%) HDFS
Vendors
1 39 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) Apple
3 13 (14.29%) Oracle
4 11 (12.09%) Tableau
5 8 (8.79%) Cloudera
6 4 (4.40%) ICL
6 4 (4.40%) Fujitsu
6 4 (4.40%) Siebel
7 1 (1.10%) Intel
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Posted: 11 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £70’000 to £90 000
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Sky Bet
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Sky Bet
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago