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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 159 154 160
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 23 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 0.38% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.10% 1.13% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 1
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +132.55%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
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
1096 1058 1038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.77% 33.62% 36.56%
Number of salaries quoted 848 885 936
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 28 November 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 55 (79.71%) SQL
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (76.81%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (63.77%) REST
4 41 (59.42%) Java
4 41 (59.42%) Oracle
5 39 (56.52%) Web Services
6 38 (55.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 36 (52.17%) JSON
8 35 (50.72%) Hibernate
8 35 (50.72%) JBoss
8 35 (50.72%) JBehave
8 35 (50.72%) BDD
9 34 (49.28%) MySQL
9 34 (49.28%) Scrum
10 33 (47.83%) ActiveMQ
10 33 (47.83%) Spring MVC
10 33 (47.83%) Selenium
10 33 (47.83%) Spring
10 33 (47.83%) Maven
10 33 (47.83%) JDBC
10 33 (47.83%) Cucumber
10 33 (47.83%) Apache Wicket
10 33 (47.83%) Apache Camel
11 32 (46.38%) TDD
12 30 (43.48%) Tomcat
12 30 (43.48%) JUnit
12 30 (43.48%) JMS
12 30 (43.48%) AngularJS
12 30 (43.48%) JPA

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 35 (50.72%) JBoss
2 30 (43.48%) Tomcat
3 25 (36.23%) WebSphere
4 8 (11.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.35%) SAS
6 1 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (1.45%) IIS
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (49.28%) MySQL
2 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (10.14%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.35%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.45%) Xcelsius
8 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.45%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) JBehave
2 33 (47.83%) Selenium
2 33 (47.83%) Maven
2 33 (47.83%) Cucumber
3 30 (43.48%) JUnit
4 27 (39.13%) JMeter
5 13 (18.84%) Moq
5 13 (18.84%) SoapUI
5 13 (18.84%) ReSharper
6 10 (14.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.45%) Subversion
7 1 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (36.23%) Telecoms
2 17 (24.64%) Retail
3 15 (21.74%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (4.35%) Finance
5 2 (2.90%) Games
6 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (73.91%) Developer
2 28 (40.58%) Java Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.59%) Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Lead Java Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.80%) Business Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Head of Architecture
10 3 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Junior
10 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (63.77%) REST
2 39 (56.52%) Web Services
3 36 (52.17%) JSON
4 35 (50.72%) Hibernate
5 33 (47.83%) ActiveMQ
5 33 (47.83%) Spring
5 33 (47.83%) JDBC
5 33 (47.83%) Spring MVC
5 33 (47.83%) Apache Wicket
5 33 (47.83%) Apache Camel
6 30 (43.48%) AngularJS
6 30 (43.48%) JPA
6 30 (43.48%) RESTful
6 30 (43.48%) JMS
7 25 (36.23%) XML
8 24 (34.78%) SOAP
9 23 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (27.54%) .NET
11 17 (24.64%) HTML
12 16 (23.19%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) NHS
2 6 (8.70%) Artificial Intelligence
2 6 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.45%) Open Source
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) UNIX
1 25 (36.23%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) Apple iOS
3 10 (14.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (79.71%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (76.81%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (55.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 35 (50.72%) BDD
5 34 (49.28%) Scrum
6 32 (46.38%) TDD
7 25 (36.23%) Complex Event Processing
8 24 (34.78%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (24.64%) Analytics
10 13 (18.84%) UML
10 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
11 12 (17.39%) Coaching
12 11 (15.94%) MVC
12 11 (15.94%) Domain-Driven Design
12 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (15.94%) Web Development
13 9 (13.04%) OOP
14 7 (10.14%) Kanban
14 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (8.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (79.71%) SQL
2 41 (59.42%) Java
3 28 (40.58%) C#
4 12 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) R
7 1 (1.45%) VBA
7 1 (1.45%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Basel II
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 41 (59.42%) Oracle
2 22 (31.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.39%) Apple
4 1 (1.45%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.45%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.45%) Informatica
4 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Rawdon
EMIS
Salary: up to £35K depending on level of experience + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Competitive and dependent on upon level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35K depending on level of experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependent upon level of experience
Posted: 22 days ago