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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 152 146 142
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 26 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.25% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.52% 3.97% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 4
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £32,500 £48,250
10% offered a salary of more than £59,375 £50,500 £65,000
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
1031 1158 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.44% 31.40% 34.58%
Number of salaries quoted 851 896 747
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 19 (38.00%) ETL
5 18 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (34.00%) SQL
6 17 (34.00%) QA
7 14 (28.00%) Java
7 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (20.00%) Spring
10 10 (20.00%) XML
10 10 (20.00%) Oracle
10 10 (20.00%) Tableau
10 10 (20.00%) Analytics
11 9 (18.00%) JUnit
11 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
11 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (16.00%) Apache
12 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
13 7 (14.00%) Cloudera
13 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
14 6 (12.00%) Java EE
14 6 (12.00%) Scala

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (16.00%) Apache
2 7 (14.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (12.00%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.00%) JBoss
4 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.00%) SAS
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.00%) Apache Hive
6 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 4 (8.00%) MySQL
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (2.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (18.00%) JUnit
2 3 (6.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (6.00%) Moq
2 3 (6.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) JBehave
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
3 2 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 9 (18.00%) Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Data Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Big Data Architect
5 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Tester
7 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Tester
9 2 (4.00%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Systems Tester
9 2 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) XML
1 10 (20.00%) Spring
2 9 (18.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (12.00%) Java EE
3 6 (12.00%) J2EE
4 4 (8.00%) CSS
4 4 (8.00%) HTML
4 4 (8.00%) Web Services
5 3 (6.00%) JSON
5 3 (6.00%) WPF
6 2 (4.00%) JPA
6 2 (4.00%) RESTful
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
6 2 (4.00%) REST
6 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.00%) Apache Camel
6 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (4.00%) Cocoa
6 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (4.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 2 (4.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Linux
1 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (78.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (38.00%) ETL
4 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (24.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (22.00%) TDD
7 10 (20.00%) Analytics
8 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (12.00%) Test Strategy
11 5 (10.00%) Validation
11 5 (10.00%) B2C
11 5 (10.00%) Test Scripting
12 4 (8.00%) Open Source
12 4 (8.00%) Scrum
13 3 (6.00%) BDD
13 3 (6.00%) Software Testing
13 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
13 3 (6.00%) SDLC
14 2 (4.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) Python
3 6 (12.00%) Scala
4 5 (10.00%) Groovy
4 5 (10.00%) Perl
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.00%) C++
6 2 (4.00%) R
7 1 (2.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) ISEB
1 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (34.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Tableau
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Apple
5 1 (2.00%) Intel
5 1 (2.00%) Apigee
5 1 (2.00%) Mashery
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago