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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 121 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 58 35 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.70% 1.06% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.44% 3.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 54 29 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £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
1067 1112 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.35% 33.73% 35.01%
Number of salaries quoted 873 900 913
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 £29,500 £27,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 23 January 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 61 (80.26%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (78.95%) SQL
3 57 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (71.05%) Analytics
5 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
6 48 (63.16%) Retail
7 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
7 47 (61.84%) Hyper-V
8 45 (59.21%) WPF
9 44 (57.89%) ReSharper
9 44 (57.89%) Moq
9 44 (57.89%) SoapUI
10 43 (56.58%) C#
10 43 (56.58%) MS Excel
11 42 (55.26%) .NET
11 42 (55.26%) Pharmaceutical
12 39 (51.32%) Apple
12 39 (51.32%) Apple iOS
13 30 (39.47%) Scrum
14 25 (32.89%) REST
15 24 (31.58%) HTML
15 24 (31.58%) XML
16 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
17 21 (27.63%) WCF
17 21 (27.63%) BDD
17 21 (27.63%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (27.63%) HTML5
17 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
18 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
18 20 (26.32%) NHS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (11.84%) JBoss
1 9 (11.84%) Tomcat
1 9 (11.84%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.95%) SAS
2 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (56.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) HTTP
1 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (61.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.47%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.84%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.84%) MySQL
4 7 (9.21%) Apache Hive
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.63%) HBase
8 1 (1.32%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 44 (57.89%) ReSharper
1 44 (57.89%) Moq
1 44 (57.89%) SoapUI
2 21 (27.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (15.79%) SpecFlow
3 12 (15.79%) FitNesse
4 9 (11.84%) Selenium
4 9 (11.84%) JUnit
4 9 (11.84%) JMeter
4 9 (11.84%) Maven
4 9 (11.84%) JBehave
4 9 (11.84%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.32%) Xcode
5 1 (1.32%) Subversion
5 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (63.16%) Retail
2 42 (55.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Games
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) Software Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.84%) Lead Developer
6 7 (9.21%) .NET Developer
6 7 (9.21%) Lead Software Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (6.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (6.58%) .NET Team Leader
8 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.58%) SQL Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Development Team Leader
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (59.21%) WPF
2 42 (55.26%) .NET
3 25 (32.89%) REST
4 24 (31.58%) XML
4 24 (31.58%) HTML
5 22 (28.95%) .NET Framework
6 21 (27.63%) WCF
6 21 (27.63%) HTML5
7 20 (26.32%) ASP.NET
8 19 (25.00%) WinForms
9 12 (15.79%) Gherkin
10 11 (14.47%) Web Services
11 9 (11.84%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (11.84%) Spring
11 9 (11.84%) JDBC
11 9 (11.84%) JMS
11 9 (11.84%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.84%) Apache Camel
11 9 (11.84%) Apache Wicket
11 9 (11.84%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 20 (26.32%) NHS
2 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.63%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
4 1 (1.32%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Replication
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Apple iOS
2 17 (22.37%) Windows
3 7 (9.21%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) UNIX
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.32%) VME
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (80.26%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
3 54 (71.05%) Analytics
4 30 (39.47%) Scrum
5 21 (27.63%) Software Engineering
5 21 (27.63%) BDD
6 19 (25.00%) Agile Testing
6 19 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 18 (23.68%) Kanban
7 18 (23.68%) Coaching
8 17 (22.37%) Automated Testing
8 17 (22.37%) OOP
9 15 (19.74%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (18.42%) TDD
11 13 (17.11%) Line Management
12 12 (15.79%) User Stories
13 10 (13.16%) Mentoring
14 8 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (9.21%) OO
15 7 (9.21%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 60 (78.95%) SQL
2 43 (56.58%) C#
3 19 (25.00%) Java
3 19 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.58%) R
5 4 (5.26%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.95%) C++
7 2 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.32%) COBOL
8 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) Basel II
System Software
1 47 (61.84%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 50 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 39 (51.32%) Apple
3 14 (18.42%) Oracle
4 4 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.32%) Siebel
5 1 (1.32%) Informatica
5 1 (1.32%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.32%) ICL
5 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
5 1 (1.32%) Greenplum
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EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department of Work and Pensions
Salary: From £54,990 to £67,440 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per year depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35k depending on experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Posted: 11 days ago