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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 91 139 161
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +22
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 85 36 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.34% 1.04% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.19% 3.13% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 63 27 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.50% +5.26%
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
1183 1150 973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.52% 33.19% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 992 950 833
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 £27,500 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 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 81 (75.00%) Analytics
2 79 (73.15%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (71.30%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (69.44%) Microsoft
4 75 (69.44%) SQL
5 69 (63.89%) SQL Server
5 69 (63.89%) Retail
5 69 (63.89%) Hyper-V
6 67 (62.04%) WPF
7 66 (61.11%) ReSharper
7 66 (61.11%) Moq
7 66 (61.11%) SoapUI
8 58 (53.70%) MS Excel
9 55 (50.93%) Pharmaceutical
10 54 (50.00%) C#
11 52 (48.15%) Apple
11 52 (48.15%) Apple iOS
12 50 (46.30%) .NET
13 35 (32.41%) Scrum
13 35 (32.41%) Team Foundation Server
14 32 (29.63%) NHS
15 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
15 29 (26.85%) WCF
16 28 (25.93%) .NET Framework
16 28 (25.93%) WinForms
17 27 (25.00%) T-SQL
18 26 (24.07%) HTML
19 25 (23.15%) Software Testing
19 25 (23.15%) HTML5
20 24 (22.22%) REST

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (2.78%) JBoss
1 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
1 3 (2.78%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.85%) SAS
2 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 58 (53.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.74%) Hadoop
3 16 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.96%) Apache Hive
5 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.63%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.78%) MySQL
9 2 (1.85%) HBase
10 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.93%) HCatalog
10 1 (0.93%) Impala
10 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (61.11%) ReSharper
1 66 (61.11%) Moq
1 66 (61.11%) SoapUI
2 35 (32.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.11%) SpecFlow
3 12 (11.11%) FitNesse
4 8 (7.41%) Selenium
5 7 (6.48%) Xcode
6 5 (4.63%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.78%) Maven
7 3 (2.78%) JBehave
7 3 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.78%) JUnit
7 3 (2.78%) JMeter
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
8 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
General
1 69 (63.89%) Retail
2 55 (50.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (42.59%) Developer
2 21 (19.44%) Architect
3 17 (15.74%) Software Developer
3 17 (15.74%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Lead Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.33%) Analyst
7 8 (7.41%) Tester
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.48%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Mobile Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Software Tester
9 6 (5.56%) ETL Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (4.63%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (62.04%) WPF
2 50 (46.30%) .NET
3 29 (26.85%) WCF
4 28 (25.93%) WinForms
4 28 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 26 (24.07%) HTML
6 25 (23.15%) HTML5
7 24 (22.22%) REST
8 20 (18.52%) XML
9 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET
10 12 (11.11%) Gherkin
11 8 (7.41%) AngularJS
12 7 (6.48%) CSS
13 5 (4.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (4.63%) Breeze.js
13 5 (4.63%) CSS3
13 5 (4.63%) jQuery
14 4 (3.70%) Middleware
15 3 (2.78%) Web Services
15 3 (2.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.63%) NHS
2 9 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Statistics
3 6 (5.56%) Taxonomies
3 6 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.56%) Visualisation
4 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.63%) User Experience
5 4 (3.70%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.85%) Open Source
8 1 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (48.15%) Apple iOS
2 23 (21.30%) Windows
3 7 (6.48%) Windows Mobile
3 7 (6.48%) Android
4 4 (3.70%) VME
5 3 (2.78%) Linux
5 3 (2.78%) UNIX
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (75.00%) Analytics
2 79 (73.15%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (71.30%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (32.41%) Scrum
5 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
6 25 (23.15%) Software Testing
7 23 (21.30%) Agile Testing
7 23 (21.30%) BDD
8 21 (19.44%) Coaching
8 21 (19.44%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (19.44%) Unit Testing
8 21 (19.44%) OOP
9 20 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (17.59%) Kanban
11 18 (16.67%) Line Management
11 18 (16.67%) Automated Testing
12 16 (14.81%) TDD
12 16 (14.81%) Migration
13 14 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (12.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 75 (69.44%) SQL
2 54 (50.00%) C#
3 27 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 19 (17.59%) Java
5 10 (9.26%) C++
5 10 (9.26%) R
6 9 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.33%) MATLAB
7 7 (6.48%) Objective-C
8 4 (3.70%) COBOL
9 2 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
10 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Degree
2 2 (1.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 7 (6.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (63.89%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 75 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 52 (48.15%) Apple
3 11 (10.19%) Oracle
4 9 (8.33%) Tableau
5 4 (3.70%) Siebel
5 4 (3.70%) ICL
5 4 (3.70%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.85%) Cloudera
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £excellent + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Virtonei Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on candidate & experience
Posted: 19 days ago