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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 137 168 145
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 24 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.75% 0.38% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.45% 1.17% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 4
Average salary £64,750 £46,250 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -55.52%
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
980 1194 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 30.52% 32.69% 36.00%
Number of salaries quoted 829 1009 778
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (66.06%) Analytics
3 68 (62.39%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
4 63 (57.80%) SQL
5 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
5 56 (51.38%) Retail
5 56 (51.38%) ReSharper
5 56 (51.38%) Private Cloud
5 56 (51.38%) WPF
5 56 (51.38%) Hyper-V
5 56 (51.38%) Moq
5 56 (51.38%) SoapUI
6 47 (43.12%) MS Excel
7 43 (39.45%) C#
7 43 (39.45%) Apple
7 43 (39.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 43 (39.45%) Apple iOS
8 38 (34.86%) .NET
9 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
10 28 (25.69%) HTML
11 27 (24.77%) Software Testing
12 26 (23.85%) Scrum
12 26 (23.85%) HTML5
12 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (22.94%) Team Foundation Server
13 25 (22.94%) Hadoop
14 24 (22.02%) Unit Testing
15 23 (21.10%) Agile Testing
16 22 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (2.75%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.83%) Apache Pig
2 2 (1.83%) Apache
3 1 (0.92%) SAS
3 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.92%) CMS
3 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 47 (43.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.94%) Hadoop
3 14 (12.84%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (12.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (12.84%) Apache Hive
4 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (8.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.83%) HBase
6 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.92%) QlikView
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.92%) HCatalog
7 1 (0.92%) Impala
Development Applications
1 56 (51.38%) ReSharper
1 56 (51.38%) Moq
1 56 (51.38%) SoapUI
2 25 (22.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (11.01%) SpecFlow
3 12 (11.01%) FitNesse
4 7 (6.42%) Xcode
5 5 (4.59%) Selenium
5 5 (4.59%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.92%) JUnit
6 1 (0.92%) Subversion
6 1 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 56 (51.38%) Retail
2 43 (39.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.59%) Finance
4 1 (0.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (35.78%) Developer
2 27 (24.77%) Architect
3 17 (15.60%) Software Engineer
4 15 (13.76%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.84%) Software Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Analyst
6 10 (9.17%) Tester
6 10 (9.17%) Data Architect
7 9 (8.26%) Lead Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Mobile Developer
8 8 (7.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (6.42%) Software Tester
9 7 (6.42%) Big Data Architect
10 6 (5.50%) ETL Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Lead Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (51.38%) WPF
2 38 (34.86%) .NET
3 28 (25.69%) HTML
4 26 (23.85%) HTML5
5 20 (18.35%) XML
6 19 (17.43%) WinForms
6 19 (17.43%) .NET Framework
7 18 (16.51%) ASP.NET
7 18 (16.51%) WCF
8 12 (11.01%) REST
8 12 (11.01%) Gherkin
9 10 (9.17%) CSS
10 6 (5.50%) jQuery
11 5 (4.59%) CSS3
11 5 (4.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.59%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.59%) Breeze.js
12 4 (3.67%) Middleware
13 2 (1.83%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.83%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 56 (51.38%) Private Cloud
2 22 (20.18%) NHS
3 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (8.26%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.50%) Visualisation
5 6 (5.50%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.50%) Statistics
5 6 (5.50%) Taxonomies
6 5 (4.59%) User Experience
6 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.67%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.83%) iPhone
9 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 43 (39.45%) Apple iOS
2 15 (13.76%) Windows
3 9 (8.26%) Android
4 7 (6.42%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (3.67%) VME
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.92%) UNIX
6 1 (0.92%) Linux
6 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (66.97%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (66.06%) Analytics
3 68 (62.39%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (26.61%) Software Engineering
5 27 (24.77%) Software Testing
6 26 (23.85%) Scrum
6 26 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (22.02%) Unit Testing
8 23 (21.10%) Agile Testing
9 22 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (19.27%) BDD
11 18 (16.51%) Automated Testing
11 18 (16.51%) Line Management
11 18 (16.51%) Coaching
12 16 (14.68%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (14.68%) TDD
12 16 (14.68%) Migration
13 14 (12.84%) OO
13 14 (12.84%) ETL
13 14 (12.84%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 63 (57.80%) SQL
2 43 (39.45%) C#
3 18 (16.51%) T-SQL
4 15 (13.76%) Java
5 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.17%) C++
6 9 (8.26%) MATLAB
6 9 (8.26%) Objective-C
6 9 (8.26%) R
7 4 (3.67%) COBOL
8 2 (1.83%) Scala
8 2 (1.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) Python
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
9 1 (0.92%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) ISEB
2 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) QA
2 7 (6.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (51.38%) Hyper-V
2 9 (8.26%) HDFS
Vendors
1 63 (57.80%) Microsoft
2 43 (39.45%) Apple
3 10 (9.17%) Tableau
4 8 (7.34%) Cloudera
4 8 (7.34%) Oracle
5 4 (3.67%) ICL
5 4 (3.67%) Fujitsu
5 4 (3.67%) Siebel
6 1 (0.92%) Intel
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