The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 139 144 151
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 47 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.28% 0.078% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.83% 0.23% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% -11.36%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1227 876 911
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.34% 34.33% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 981 706 803
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
West Yorkshire

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 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 38 (67.86%) Oracle
1 38 (67.86%) Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (62.50%) Java
3 33 (58.93%) SQL
4 30 (53.57%) Web Services
5 29 (51.79%) MySQL
5 29 (51.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (51.79%) JSON
6 28 (50.00%) JBehave
6 28 (50.00%) JBoss
6 28 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 28 (50.00%) BDD
6 28 (50.00%) REST
7 26 (46.43%) Cucumber
7 26 (46.43%) Apache Camel
7 26 (46.43%) JDBC
7 26 (46.43%) Spring MVC
7 26 (46.43%) Selenium
7 26 (46.43%) Apache Wicket
7 26 (46.43%) Spring
7 26 (46.43%) Maven
7 26 (46.43%) ActiveMQ
8 25 (44.64%) TDD
9 24 (42.86%) Linux
10 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
10 23 (41.07%) JUnit
10 23 (41.07%) JMS
10 23 (41.07%) JPA
10 23 (41.07%) RESTful

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (41.07%) Tomcat
2 16 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.93%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.36%) SAS
5 1 (1.79%) Confluence
5 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) MySQL
2 16 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 6 (10.71%) HBase
6 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.79%) QlikView
9 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.79%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.79%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (1.79%) Xcelsius
9 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.79%) Redis
9 1 (1.79%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 28 (50.00%) JBehave
2 26 (46.43%) Cucumber
2 26 (46.43%) Selenium
2 26 (46.43%) Maven
3 23 (41.07%) JUnit
4 18 (32.14%) JMeter
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 21 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) Finance
3 1 (1.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) J2EE Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) Business Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Java Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) Web Services
2 29 (51.79%) JSON
3 28 (50.00%) REST
3 28 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 26 (46.43%) ActiveMQ
4 26 (46.43%) Spring
4 26 (46.43%) JDBC
4 26 (46.43%) Spring MVC
4 26 (46.43%) Apache Wicket
4 26 (46.43%) Apache Camel
5 23 (41.07%) AngularJS
5 23 (41.07%) JPA
5 23 (41.07%) RESTful
5 23 (41.07%) JMS
6 21 (37.50%) XML
7 20 (35.71%) SOAP
8 19 (33.93%) WebSphere MQ
9 13 (23.21%) HTML
10 8 (14.29%) J2EE
10 8 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.79%) Open Source
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 21 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (67.86%) Business Intelligence
1 38 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 28 (50.00%) BDD
4 25 (44.64%) TDD
5 21 (37.50%) Scrum
5 21 (37.50%) Complex Event Processing
6 20 (35.71%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (23.21%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (17.86%) Data Architecture
9 9 (16.07%) Data Analysis
10 8 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
10 8 (14.29%) Information Management
10 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (14.29%) Web Development
10 8 (14.29%) MVC
10 8 (14.29%) UML
11 7 (12.50%) Data Transformation
12 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
13 4 (7.14%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) Java
2 33 (58.93%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.93%) Scala
6 1 (1.79%) C
6 1 (1.79%) Perl
6 1 (1.79%) PHP
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
6 1 (1.79%) Python
6 1 (1.79%) Ruby
6 1 (1.79%) SAS Macro
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Oracle
2 28 (50.00%) JBoss
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.93%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.57%) Talend
5 1 (1.79%) Tableau
5 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
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