The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 59 86 116
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +30
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1903 1349 1168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 4.65% 3.25% 2.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.87% 10.82% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1623 1150 1053
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
England

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 London region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
12798 12465 13386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 31.30% 29.99% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 11113 10741 11408
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in London

Big Data
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the London region.

Big Data Salary Trend in London

Big Data
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in London

Big Data
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +72 334 £65,000 -3.70% 83
Kingston Upon Thames +17 26 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Uxbridge - 10 £55,000 -
Harrow - 5 £47,500 -
Hammersmith - 5 £57,500 -
Hillingdon +3 2 - -
Ealing - 2 - - 1
Westminster +3 1 £32,500 -53.57%
Canary Wharf +2 1 £39,000 -62.85%
Wimbledon 0 1 £65,000 +52.94% 3
Chiswick - 1 £65,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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 1812 (46.12%) Hadoop
2 1684 (42.86%) Java
3 1436 (36.55%) Analytics
4 1385 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1275 (32.45%) SQL
6 1036 (26.37%) Python
7 976 (24.84%) Business Intelligence
8 946 (24.08%) Finance
9 842 (21.43%) NoSQL
10 724 (18.43%) Degree
11 671 (17.08%) Apache Spark
12 615 (15.65%) JavaScript
13 614 (15.63%) Scala
14 599 (15.25%) MongoDB
15 588 (14.97%) ETL
16 585 (14.89%) TDD
17 577 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
18 572 (14.56%) Data Analytics
19 559 (14.23%) Linux
20 545 (13.87%) Data Warehouse
21 543 (13.82%) Software Engineering
22 525 (13.36%) Apache Hive
23 514 (13.08%) Computer Science
24 490 (12.47%) Machine Learning
25 475 (12.09%) Oracle
26 466 (11.86%) SQL Server
27 451 (11.48%) R
28 433 (11.02%) Visualisation
29 421 (10.72%) C#
30 409 (10.41%) Amazon AWS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the London 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
1 671 (17.08%) Apache Spark
2 300 (7.64%) Elasticsearch
3 295 (7.51%) Apache Pig
4 217 (5.52%) SAS
5 192 (4.89%) Apache
6 164 (4.17%) Node.js
7 139 (3.54%) Apache Solr
8 116 (2.95%) Tomcat
9 51 (1.30%) JBoss
10 47 (1.20%) WebLogic
11 42 (1.07%) GlassFish
11 42 (1.07%) Jetty
12 37 (0.94%) Confluence
13 35 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 32 (0.81%) nginx
15 29 (0.74%) IIS
16 28 (0.71%) SharePoint
17 24 (0.61%) Mule
18 23 (0.59%) WebSphere
19 17 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 159 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.40%) SPSS
3 39 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (0.74%) MS Office
5 17 (0.43%) S-PLUS
6 12 (0.31%) Mathematica
7 9 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.23%) MS Project
7 9 (0.23%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.23%) Weka
8 7 (0.18%) GNU Octave
8 7 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.15%) MS Visio
10 3 (0.076%) HipChat
11 2 (0.051%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.051%) Gephi
11 2 (0.051%) Stata
12 1 (0.025%) EViews
Business Applications
1 47 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (0.43%) SAP hybris
3 11 (0.28%) Eloqua
4 8 (0.20%) Odoo
5 6 (0.15%) HFM
5 6 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
6 5 (0.13%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 5 (0.13%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.10%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.076%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.076%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.076%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.051%) BusinessWorks
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle BRM
9 2 (0.051%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.051%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.025%) FastStats
10 1 (0.025%) Magento
10 1 (0.025%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 409 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
2 144 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (2.88%) SaaS
4 86 (2.19%) Cloud Computing
5 78 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
6 43 (1.09%) Google Analytics
7 39 (0.99%) Amazon EMR
8 38 (0.97%) PaaS
9 36 (0.92%) IaaS
10 34 (0.87%) GitHub
11 32 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 31 (0.79%) Amazon S3
13 25 (0.64%) iPaaS
14 17 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
15 11 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
16 10 (0.25%) Boomi
16 10 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
16 10 (0.25%) Taleo
17 9 (0.23%) Adobe Analytics
17 9 (0.23%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 112 (2.85%) Internet
2 61 (1.55%) HTTP
3 56 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 51 (1.30%) Firewall
5 25 (0.64%) WebEx
6 19 (0.48%) Network Security
7 15 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
7 15 (0.38%) SAN
8 13 (0.33%) BGP
9 11 (0.28%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (0.28%) Kerberos
9 11 (0.28%) LDAP
10 10 (0.25%) NAS
11 9 (0.23%) SSL
12 8 (0.20%) AMQP
12 8 (0.20%) DNS
12 8 (0.20%) VPN
13 7 (0.18%) SSH
14 6 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
14 6 (0.15%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1812 (46.12%) Hadoop
2 842 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 599 (15.25%) MongoDB
4 545 (13.87%) Data Warehouse
5 525 (13.36%) Apache Hive
6 466 (11.86%) SQL Server
7 354 (9.01%) Apache Cassandra
8 292 (7.43%) Data Mining
9 283 (7.20%) MySQL
10 260 (6.62%) HBase
11 242 (6.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 220 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 197 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
14 187 (4.76%) Relational Database
15 167 (4.25%) QlikView
16 152 (3.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 107 (2.72%) Impala
18 100 (2.55%) Redis
19 92 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
20 80 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 267 (6.80%) Git (software)
2 176 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 123 (3.13%) Maven
4 101 (2.57%) JIRA
5 87 (2.21%) JUnit
6 86 (2.19%) Subversion
7 59 (1.50%) Selenium
7 59 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
8 56 (1.43%) gulp
9 50 (1.27%) Mercurial
10 48 (1.22%) Grunt
11 46 (1.17%) Gradle
12 33 (0.84%) Mockito
13 32 (0.81%) Cucumber
13 32 (0.81%) SpecFlow
14 30 (0.76%) Hudson
15 26 (0.66%) TeamCity
15 26 (0.66%) Vagrant
16 24 (0.61%) Eclipse
17 23 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 946 (24.08%) Finance
2 394 (10.03%) Marketing
3 334 (8.50%) Banking
4 300 (7.64%) Retail
5 199 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 135 (3.44%) Games
7 123 (3.13%) Manufacturing
8 87 (2.21%) Advertising
9 82 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 82 (2.09%) Law
10 57 (1.45%) Legal
10 57 (1.45%) Publishing
11 54 (1.37%) Electronics
12 52 (1.32%) Front Office
13 45 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
14 41 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 37 (0.94%) Automotive
16 28 (0.71%) Aerospace
17 21 (0.53%) French Language
18 17 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1365 (34.74%) Developer
2 575 (14.63%) Java Developer
3 536 (13.64%) Architect
4 389 (9.90%) Big Data Developer
5 320 (8.14%) Consultant
6 317 (8.07%) Data Architect
7 295 (7.51%) Data Scientist
8 281 (7.15%) Senior Developer
9 260 (6.62%) Analyst
10 201 (5.12%) Big Data Architect
11 186 (4.73%) Hadoop Developer
12 177 (4.50%) Big Data Engineer
13 158 (4.02%) Scala Developer
14 149 (3.79%) Software Engineer
15 139 (3.54%) Data Consultant
16 136 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
17 129 (3.28%) Java Engineer
18 113 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
19 110 (2.80%) SQL Developer
20 109 (2.77%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 407 (10.36%) HTML
2 315 (8.02%) .NET
2 315 (8.02%) Web Services
3 286 (7.28%) CSS
4 285 (7.25%) Spring
5 251 (6.39%) HTML5
6 229 (5.83%) XML
7 226 (5.75%) AngularJS
8 213 (5.42%) REST
9 175 (4.45%) Kafka
10 132 (3.36%) D3.js
11 125 (3.18%) RESTful
12 123 (3.13%) jQuery
13 115 (2.93%) CSS3
14 113 (2.88%) JSON
15 105 (2.67%) React
16 103 (2.62%) J2EE
17 102 (2.60%) Hibernate
17 102 (2.60%) Lucene
18 93 (2.37%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 577 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 514 (13.08%) Computer Science
3 433 (11.02%) Visualisation
4 350 (8.91%) Algorithms
5 281 (7.15%) Mathematics
6 206 (5.24%) Statistics
7 196 (4.99%) User Experience
8 179 (4.56%) Data Integration
9 158 (4.02%) Fintech
10 150 (3.82%) Semantic Web
11 110 (2.80%) Data Structures
12 102 (2.60%) Management Information System
13 100 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
14 73 (1.86%) Physics
15 72 (1.83%) Hedge funds
16 69 (1.76%) Artificial Intelligence
17 67 (1.71%) Mobile App
18 66 (1.68%) Social Network
19 51 (1.30%) Cybercrime
20 45 (1.15%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 559 (14.23%) Linux
2 241 (6.13%) Unix
3 153 (3.89%) Windows
4 84 (2.14%) Android
5 78 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 36 (0.92%) Ubuntu
7 24 (0.61%) Windows Server
8 21 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (0.51%) CentOS
10 11 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.23%) Debian
11 9 (0.23%) Windows Phone
12 5 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.076%) VMS
14 2 (0.051%) Mesosphere
14 2 (0.051%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.051%) Solaris
14 2 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.051%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1436 (36.55%) Analytics
2 1385 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 976 (24.84%) Business Intelligence
4 588 (14.97%) ETL
5 585 (14.89%) TDD
6 572 (14.56%) Data Analytics
7 543 (13.82%) Software Engineering
8 490 (12.47%) Machine Learning
9 365 (9.29%) Scrum
10 362 (9.21%) Open Source
11 351 (8.93%) OO
12 309 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
13 303 (7.71%) E-Commerce
14 299 (7.61%) Multithreading
15 293 (7.46%) Data Management
16 286 (7.28%) Data Visualisation
17 272 (6.92%) Data Modelling
18 250 (6.36%) MapReduce
19 230 (5.85%) Data Analysis
20 229 (5.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1684 (42.86%) Java
2 1275 (32.45%) SQL
3 1036 (26.37%) Python
4 615 (15.65%) JavaScript
5 614 (15.63%) Scala
6 451 (11.48%) R
7 421 (10.72%) C#
8 298 (7.58%) C++
9 257 (6.54%) Ruby
10 143 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 140 (3.56%) C
12 138 (3.51%) PHP
13 132 (3.36%) Perl
14 128 (3.26%) MATLAB
15 109 (2.77%) Bash Shell
16 77 (1.96%) Clojure
17 66 (1.68%) Shell Script
18 61 (1.55%) Objective-C
19 52 (1.32%) PL/SQL
20 35 (0.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 724 (18.43%) Degree
2 195 (4.96%) PhD
3 113 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 62 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 54 (1.37%) CISSP
6 53 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 44 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
8 43 (1.09%) SANS
9 40 (1.02%) CCNA
9 40 (1.02%) MCSE
10 39 (0.99%) DV Cleared
11 38 (0.97%) GIAC
12 36 (0.92%) Linux+ Certification
13 35 (0.89%) SSCP
14 21 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
15 20 (0.51%) MBA
16 16 (0.41%) PMI Certification
16 16 (0.41%) PMP
17 10 (0.25%) CISM
18 7 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (3.46%) Data Quality
2 127 (3.23%) QA
3 26 (0.66%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.41%) SDET
5 15 (0.38%) SLA
6 10 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (0.23%) COBIT
7 9 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (0.15%) HIPAA
9 5 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.13%) EMIR
9 5 (0.13%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.10%) FATCA
System Software
1 155 (3.95%) HDFS
2 95 (2.42%) Docker
3 43 (1.09%) Apache Flume
3 43 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 30 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.18%) Cronacle
7 7 (0.18%) KVM
8 6 (0.15%) Xen
9 5 (0.13%) vSphere
10 4 (0.10%) Ceph
10 4 (0.10%) Firmware
10 4 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.10%) XenServer
11 3 (0.076%) Hyper-V
12 2 (0.051%) iptables
12 2 (0.051%) NFS
12 2 (0.051%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.025%) Snort
Systems Management
1 204 (5.19%) Puppet
2 152 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
3 118 (3.00%) Ansible
4 52 (1.32%) Mesos
5 48 (1.22%) Hadoop YARN
6 46 (1.17%) Oozie
7 31 (0.79%) Salt
8 22 (0.56%) logstash
9 21 (0.53%) Ambari
9 21 (0.53%) Graphite
10 17 (0.43%) Kibana
11 13 (0.33%) Nagios
12 11 (0.28%) Ganglia
12 11 (0.28%) SCOM
13 10 (0.25%) Jitterbit
13 10 (0.25%) WebSphere Cast Iron
13 10 (0.25%) WMI
13 10 (0.25%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.20%) HP Fortify
14 8 (0.20%) yum
Vendors
1 475 (12.09%) Oracle
2 342 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 244 (6.21%) Tableau
4 196 (4.99%) SAP
5 155 (3.95%) Google
6 150 (3.82%) Cloudera
7 119 (3.03%) Teradata
8 117 (2.98%) Informatica
9 94 (2.39%) Hortonworks
10 87 (2.21%) Facebook
11 85 (2.16%) IBM
12 78 (1.99%) Netezza
13 69 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
14 67 (1.71%) Sybase
15 60 (1.53%) Cognos
16 59 (1.50%) Talend
17 53 (1.35%) Red Hat
18 52 (1.32%) Adobe
19 48 (1.22%) Greenplum
19 48 (1.22%) VMware
London
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,0000 - 75,000 + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90,000 - £110,000 + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 55000 - 65000
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Empiric.com
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £53,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65 000 to £85 000 basic (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £34 000 to £42 000 basic (+ outstanding package!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £39 000 to £52 000 basic (+ competitive bonus structure!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £37 000 to £53 000 basic (+ strong bonus/benefits!!!)
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Shares + Private Healthcare
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Career Concept Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Optimus Search
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Attractive Salary + Excellent Benefits & Perks
Posted: 21 hours ago
North London
Tech
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday