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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 112 157 153
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 63 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.70% 0.68% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.33% 2.03% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 3
Average salary £61,215 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.43% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1182 1229 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.97% 33.54% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 993 1045 815
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 £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 80 (74.77%) Analytics
2 75 (70.09%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (69.16%) Microsoft
3 74 (69.16%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (68.22%) SQL
5 68 (63.55%) SQL Server
5 68 (63.55%) Hyper-V
6 67 (62.62%) Retail
7 66 (61.68%) ReSharper
7 66 (61.68%) WPF
7 66 (61.68%) Moq
7 66 (61.68%) SoapUI
8 58 (54.21%) MS Excel
9 55 (51.40%) Pharmaceutical
10 53 (49.53%) Apple
10 53 (49.53%) Apple iOS
11 52 (48.60%) C#
12 48 (44.86%) .NET
13 34 (31.78%) Team Foundation Server
14 32 (29.91%) Scrum
15 31 (28.97%) NHS
16 29 (27.10%) Software Engineering
16 29 (27.10%) WCF
17 28 (26.17%) WinForms
18 27 (25.23%) .NET Framework
18 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
19 26 (24.30%) Software Testing
20 25 (23.36%) HTML
21 24 (22.43%) HTML5
22 23 (21.50%) Agile Testing

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (1.87%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.93%) SAS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 58 (54.21%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (63.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.76%) Hadoop
3 17 (15.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (13.08%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (13.08%) Apache Hive
5 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.67%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.87%) HBase
9 1 (0.93%) HCatalog
9 1 (0.93%) Impala
9 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (61.68%) ReSharper
1 66 (61.68%) Moq
1 66 (61.68%) SoapUI
2 34 (31.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.21%) FitNesse
3 12 (11.21%) SpecFlow
4 7 (6.54%) Xcode
5 5 (4.67%) Selenium
5 5 (4.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
6 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 67 (62.62%) Retail
2 55 (51.40%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.93%) Games
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) Developer
2 24 (22.43%) Architect
3 17 (15.89%) Software Engineer
4 16 (14.95%) Software Developer
5 12 (11.21%) Solutions Architect
5 12 (11.21%) Lead Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (8.41%) Tester
7 9 (8.41%) Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (6.54%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (5.61%) ETL Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.61%) Software Tester
9 6 (5.61%) Data Architect
10 5 (4.67%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.67%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (61.68%) WPF
2 48 (44.86%) .NET
3 29 (27.10%) WCF
4 28 (26.17%) WinForms
5 27 (25.23%) .NET Framework
6 25 (23.36%) HTML
7 24 (22.43%) HTML5
8 21 (19.63%) REST
9 19 (17.76%) ASP.NET
10 18 (16.82%) XML
11 12 (11.21%) Gherkin
12 7 (6.54%) CSS
13 5 (4.67%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.67%) Breeze.js
13 5 (4.67%) jQuery
13 5 (4.67%) CSS3
14 4 (3.74%) Middleware
15 2 (1.87%) LAMP
15 2 (1.87%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.97%) NHS
2 9 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.61%) Statistics
3 6 (5.61%) Taxonomies
3 6 (5.61%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.67%) User Experience
5 4 (3.74%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.87%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.53%) Apple iOS
2 22 (20.56%) Windows
3 7 (6.54%) Windows Mobile
3 7 (6.54%) Android
4 4 (3.74%) VME
5 1 (0.93%) Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.77%) Analytics
2 75 (70.09%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (69.16%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (29.91%) Scrum
5 29 (27.10%) Software Engineering
6 26 (24.30%) Software Testing
7 23 (21.50%) Agile Testing
8 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
9 21 (19.63%) OOP
9 21 (19.63%) BDD
10 20 (18.69%) Coaching
11 19 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (16.82%) Kanban
12 18 (16.82%) Line Management
12 18 (16.82%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (16.82%) Automated Testing
13 17 (15.89%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (14.95%) Migration
15 14 (13.08%) RUP
15 14 (13.08%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 73 (68.22%) SQL
2 52 (48.60%) C#
3 27 (25.23%) T-SQL
4 16 (14.95%) Java
5 10 (9.35%) C++
5 10 (9.35%) R
6 9 (8.41%) MATLAB
7 8 (7.48%) JavaScript
8 7 (6.54%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.74%) COBOL
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) QA
2 7 (6.54%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 68 (63.55%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.41%) HDFS
Vendors
1 74 (69.16%) Microsoft
2 53 (49.53%) Apple
3 9 (8.41%) Tableau
4 7 (6.54%) Oracle
5 4 (3.74%) Siebel
5 4 (3.74%) Cloudera
5 4 (3.74%) ICL
5 4 (3.74%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.93%) Intel
Leeds
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS18 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 24 days ago
Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 pa dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago