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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 132 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 49 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.29% 0.15% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.05% 0.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
1210 917 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 31.96% 34.76% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 950 755 874
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Leeds

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (73.33%) Oracle
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (68.33%) Java
2 41 (68.33%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (66.67%) SQL
4 38 (63.33%) Web Services
5 35 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 35 (58.33%) JSON
6 34 (56.67%) JBehave
6 34 (56.67%) BDD
6 34 (56.67%) REST
6 34 (56.67%) JBoss
6 34 (56.67%) Hibernate
7 33 (55.00%) MySQL
8 32 (53.33%) JDBC
8 32 (53.33%) ActiveMQ
8 32 (53.33%) Cucumber
8 32 (53.33%) Spring MVC
8 32 (53.33%) Selenium
8 32 (53.33%) Apache Wicket
8 32 (53.33%) Spring
8 32 (53.33%) Maven
8 32 (53.33%) Apache Camel
9 31 (51.67%) TDD
10 29 (48.33%) JUnit
10 29 (48.33%) Tomcat
10 29 (48.33%) JMS
10 29 (48.33%) JPA
10 29 (48.33%) RESTful
10 29 (48.33%) AngularJS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (48.33%) Tomcat
2 22 (36.67%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.00%) SAS
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) MySQL
2 14 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (8.33%) HBase
6 3 (5.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) QlikView
8 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.67%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.67%) Xcelsius
8 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 34 (56.67%) JBehave
2 32 (53.33%) Cucumber
2 32 (53.33%) Selenium
2 32 (53.33%) Maven
3 29 (48.33%) JUnit
4 24 (40.00%) JMeter
5 2 (3.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.67%) Subversion
6 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (41.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 26 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Architect
4 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (11.67%) Lead Java Developer
7 6 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (5.00%) J2EE Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Lead Architect
9 3 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Junior
9 3 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) Web Services
2 35 (58.33%) JSON
3 34 (56.67%) REST
3 34 (56.67%) Hibernate
4 32 (53.33%) JDBC
4 32 (53.33%) ActiveMQ
4 32 (53.33%) Spring MVC
4 32 (53.33%) Apache Wicket
4 32 (53.33%) Spring
4 32 (53.33%) Apache Camel
5 29 (48.33%) JMS
5 29 (48.33%) JPA
5 29 (48.33%) RESTful
5 29 (48.33%) AngularJS
6 25 (41.67%) XML
7 24 (40.00%) SOAP
8 23 (38.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 16 (26.67%) HTML
10 10 (16.67%) Servlets
10 10 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.67%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (46.67%) Linux
2 25 (41.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (68.33%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 34 (56.67%) BDD
5 31 (51.67%) TDD
6 25 (41.67%) Scrum
6 25 (41.67%) Complex Event Processing
7 24 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (16.67%) MVC
9 10 (16.67%) UML
9 10 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (16.67%) Web Development
10 9 (15.00%) Data Architecture
11 8 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (13.33%) Information Management
11 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
12 6 (10.00%) MapReduce
12 6 (10.00%) Data Transformation
13 5 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) Java
2 40 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) C#
4 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.33%) Scala
6 1 (1.67%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
1 1 (1.67%) Basel II
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) Oracle
2 34 (56.67%) JBoss
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.67%) Greenplum
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) Ab Initio
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