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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 160 139 150
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 25 48 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 1.31% 0.079%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 3.92% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 18 48 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £32,500 £47,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £65,000 £49,750
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
1085 1226 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.07% 33.48% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 910 985 696
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 29 July 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (44.44%) Analytics
4 34 (41.98%) SQL
5 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 24 (29.63%) Retail
6 24 (29.63%) ReSharper
6 24 (29.63%) Private Cloud
6 24 (29.63%) WPF
6 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (29.63%) Hyper-V
6 24 (29.63%) Moq
6 24 (29.63%) SoapUI
7 22 (27.16%) Hadoop
8 21 (25.93%) ETL
9 18 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 18 (22.22%) QA
10 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
11 16 (19.75%) Java
11 16 (19.75%) Apple
11 16 (19.75%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (19.75%) Apple iOS
12 15 (18.52%) TDD
12 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
13 14 (17.28%) NHS
13 14 (17.28%) C#

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (6.17%) Apache
1 5 (6.17%) Apache Pig
2 4 (4.94%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.23%) SAS
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 17 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.16%) Hadoop
3 18 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (13.58%) Apache Hive
7 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (4.94%) MySQL
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.23%) HCatalog
12 1 (1.23%) Impala
12 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (29.63%) ReSharper
1 24 (29.63%) Moq
1 24 (29.63%) SoapUI
2 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.64%) Selenium
4 6 (7.41%) JUnit
4 6 (7.41%) Xcode
5 5 (6.17%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.47%) Maven
6 2 (2.47%) JBehave
7 1 (1.23%) JIRA
General
1 24 (29.63%) Retail
2 16 (19.75%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (9.88%) Finance
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (38.27%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Architect
3 13 (16.05%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.11%) Tester
4 9 (11.11%) Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 8 (9.88%) Mobile Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Big Data Architect
6 7 (8.64%) Java Developer
6 7 (8.64%) Data Architect
7 6 (7.41%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.17%) ETL Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) WPF
2 10 (12.35%) .NET
3 9 (11.11%) CSS
3 9 (11.11%) HTML
4 8 (9.88%) WinForms
4 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
4 8 (9.88%) HTML5
5 7 (8.64%) REST
5 7 (8.64%) Spring
5 7 (8.64%) WCF
5 7 (8.64%) XML
6 6 (7.41%) Hibernate
6 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
6 6 (7.41%) jQuery
7 5 (6.17%) CSS3
7 5 (6.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (6.17%) Breeze.js
7 5 (6.17%) J2EE
8 4 (4.94%) Web Services
8 4 (4.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Private Cloud
2 14 (17.28%) NHS
3 8 (9.88%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.17%) Statistics
5 5 (6.17%) Taxonomies
5 5 (6.17%) Mathematics
5 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
5 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.17%) User Experience
6 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.47%) iPhone
8 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.88%) Android
2 8 (9.88%) Windows
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Mobile
4 3 (3.70%) VME
4 3 (3.70%) Linux
5 2 (2.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (44.44%) Analytics
4 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (25.93%) ETL
6 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 15 (18.52%) TDD
8 14 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (14.81%) Migration
9 12 (14.81%) Scrum
10 10 (12.35%) BDD
11 8 (9.88%) Memory Management
11 8 (9.88%) Mobile Development
11 8 (9.88%) E-Commerce
11 8 (9.88%) Software Testing
12 7 (8.64%) Refactoring
12 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.64%) Information Management
12 7 (8.64%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (41.98%) SQL
2 16 (19.75%) Java
3 14 (17.28%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) C++
4 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.88%) T-SQL
5 8 (9.88%) Objective-C
6 6 (7.41%) R
7 5 (6.17%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.94%) Scala
9 3 (3.70%) PHP
9 3 (3.70%) Python
9 3 (3.70%) COBOL
10 2 (2.47%) Perl
10 2 (2.47%) Groovy
11 1 (1.23%) Ruby
11 1 (1.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) ISEB
2 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.22%) QA
2 6 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (29.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 30 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.75%) Apple
3 12 (14.81%) Tableau
4 11 (13.58%) Oracle
5 8 (9.88%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.70%) ICL
6 3 (3.70%) Fujitsu
6 3 (3.70%) Siebel
7 1 (1.23%) Intel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Package/Bonus/Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £95000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 plus outstanding package
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
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Sky Bet
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