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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 74 92 189
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +97
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1518 1556 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.41% 3.15% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.26% 10.21% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1351 598
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,050 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
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
13480 15247 14015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.28% 30.88% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11600 12969 12128
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +0.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
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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 +34 285 £62,500 -3.84% 58
Kingston Upon Thames - 12 £60,000 - 1
Docklands, London +4 9 £87,500 -
Brentford - 6 £72,500 -
Canary Wharf +4 2 £90,000 +5.88%
Ealing - 2 £57,500 -
Westminster - 1 £70,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £43,500 -
Orpington - 1 £42,500 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 1164 (41.87%) Java
2 1130 (40.65%) Hadoop
3 1034 (37.19%) Analytics
4 903 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
5 880 (31.65%) SQL
6 672 (24.17%) Finance
7 616 (22.16%) Python
8 604 (21.73%) Business Intelligence
9 582 (20.94%) NoSQL
10 541 (19.46%) Degree
11 486 (17.48%) ETL
12 420 (15.11%) Data Warehouse
13 415 (14.93%) Computer Science
14 391 (14.06%) MongoDB
15 377 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
16 362 (13.02%) Oracle
16 362 (13.02%) SQL Server
17 358 (12.88%) Apache Hive
18 352 (12.66%) Linux
19 349 (12.55%) JavaScript
20 333 (11.98%) TDD
21 327 (11.76%) MapReduce
22 325 (11.69%) Banking
23 319 (11.47%) R
24 307 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
24 307 (11.04%) Scala
25 291 (10.47%) Spring
25 291 (10.47%) SAS
26 289 (10.40%) Data Modelling
27 283 (10.18%) C#

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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
1 291 (10.47%) SAS
2 222 (7.99%) Apache Pig
3 192 (6.91%) Apache Spark
4 158 (5.68%) Elasticsearch
5 103 (3.71%) Node.js
6 82 (2.95%) Apache
7 78 (2.81%) Tomcat
8 51 (1.83%) Apache Solr
9 39 (1.40%) CMS
10 31 (1.12%) OpenStack
11 28 (1.01%) IIS
12 26 (0.94%) JBoss
13 22 (0.79%) SharePoint
14 20 (0.72%) WebSphere
15 19 (0.68%) GlassFish
16 16 (0.58%) nginx
17 14 (0.50%) Mule
17 14 (0.50%) Jetty
18 12 (0.43%) WebLogic
19 10 (0.36%) MQSeries
Applications
1 165 (5.94%) SPSS
2 164 (5.90%) MS Excel
3 27 (0.97%) MS Office
4 22 (0.79%) Stata
5 18 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.54%) PowerPivot
7 8 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.22%) Gephi
9 5 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.072%) Mingle
10 2 (0.072%) Weka
10 2 (0.072%) MS Project
10 2 (0.072%) S-PLUS
10 2 (0.072%) EViews
10 2 (0.072%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.072%) CPLEX
11 1 (0.036%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.036%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.036%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 47 (1.69%) Google Analytics
2 9 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.22%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 6 (0.22%) HFM
5 5 (0.18%) Unica
5 5 (0.18%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.14%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.11%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.072%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.072%) SAP MDM
8 2 (0.072%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.072%) Workday HCM
8 2 (0.072%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.036%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.036%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.036%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 307 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 83 (2.99%) SaaS
3 77 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
4 54 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
5 53 (1.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
7 32 (1.15%) GitHub
8 29 (1.04%) Amazon S3
9 28 (1.01%) SoftLayer
10 18 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.54%) PaaS
12 10 (0.36%) IaaS
13 8 (0.29%) CodePlex
14 7 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.25%) Office 365
14 7 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.22%) Amazon Glacier
15 6 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.14%) SmartFocus
17 3 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.41%) Internet
2 56 (2.01%) HTTP
3 22 (0.79%) Intranet
4 13 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.36%) AMQP
6 8 (0.29%) Firewall
6 8 (0.29%) LDAP
7 7 (0.25%) Broadband
8 6 (0.22%) SSH
9 5 (0.18%) VPN
9 5 (0.18%) SNMP
10 4 (0.14%) DNS
10 4 (0.14%) Wireless
11 3 (0.11%) DSL
11 3 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.11%) SMTP
11 3 (0.11%) DHCP
12 2 (0.072%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.072%) LAN
12 2 (0.072%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1130 (40.65%) Hadoop
2 582 (20.94%) NoSQL
3 420 (15.11%) Data Warehouse
4 391 (14.06%) MongoDB
5 362 (13.02%) SQL Server
6 358 (12.88%) Apache Hive
7 221 (7.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 205 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 204 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 194 (6.98%) Data Mining
11 193 (6.94%) QlikView
12 191 (6.87%) MySQL
13 181 (6.51%) Relational Database
14 177 (6.37%) HBase
15 149 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 123 (4.42%) RDBMS
17 98 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
18 96 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
19 64 (2.30%) Redis
20 63 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 137 (4.93%) Git (software)
2 110 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 63 (2.27%) JIRA
4 50 (1.80%) Maven
5 47 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
6 39 (1.40%) JUnit
7 36 (1.29%) Subversion
7 36 (1.29%) Selenium
8 30 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 27 (0.97%) NUnit
10 26 (0.94%) Hudson
10 26 (0.94%) TeamCity
11 23 (0.83%) Ant
11 23 (0.83%) Eclipse
12 22 (0.79%) WebDriver
13 18 (0.65%) Visual Studio
14 17 (0.61%) Mercurial
15 16 (0.58%) ReSharper
15 16 (0.58%) Bitbucket
16 15 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 672 (24.17%) Finance
2 325 (11.69%) Banking
3 272 (9.78%) Marketing
4 227 (8.17%) Retail
5 132 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 106 (3.81%) Games
7 85 (3.06%) Advertising
8 78 (2.81%) Investment Banking
9 58 (2.09%) Legal
10 36 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 35 (1.26%) Publishing
12 33 (1.19%) Front Office
12 33 (1.19%) Online Betting
13 30 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 29 (1.04%) Law
15 23 (0.83%) Electronics
16 19 (0.68%) Automotive
17 18 (0.65%) Manufacturing
18 9 (0.32%) Retail Banking
19 8 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 967 (34.78%) Developer
2 469 (16.87%) Architect
3 436 (15.68%) Java Developer
4 233 (8.38%) Senior Developer
5 223 (8.02%) Data Scientist
6 206 (7.41%) Data Architect
7 203 (7.30%) Analyst
8 202 (7.27%) Consultant
9 141 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
10 135 (4.86%) Big Data Architect
11 93 (3.35%) Software Engineer
12 88 (3.17%) Business Analyst
13 85 (3.06%) Senior Architect
14 82 (2.95%) Technical Architect
14 82 (2.95%) Solutions Architect
15 74 (2.66%) Big Data Developer
16 66 (2.37%) Business Intelligence Architect
17 62 (2.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
18 61 (2.19%) Technical Leader
19 57 (2.05%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (10.47%) Spring
2 260 (9.35%) Web Services
3 243 (8.74%) HTML
4 227 (8.17%) .NET
5 226 (8.13%) XML
6 175 (6.29%) CSS
7 174 (6.26%) REST
8 139 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 129 (4.64%) Kafka
10 116 (4.17%) HTML5
10 116 (4.17%) Hibernate
11 104 (3.74%) RESTful
12 99 (3.56%) ActiveMQ
13 91 (3.27%) J2EE
14 90 (3.24%) SOAP
15 82 (2.95%) JDBC
16 80 (2.88%) ASP.NET
17 79 (2.84%) RabbitMQ
18 74 (2.66%) jQuery
19 71 (2.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 415 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 377 (13.56%) Analytical Skills
3 253 (9.10%) Algorithms
4 220 (7.91%) Visualisation
5 194 (6.98%) Open Source
6 180 (6.47%) Mathematics
7 159 (5.72%) Statistics
8 154 (5.54%) Data Integration
9 107 (3.85%) User Experience
10 82 (2.95%) Data Structures
11 74 (2.66%) Social Media
12 72 (2.59%) Client/Server
13 68 (2.45%) Grid Computing
14 64 (2.30%) Management Information System
15 61 (2.19%) Artificial Intelligence
16 54 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
17 51 (1.83%) Social Network
18 44 (1.58%) Neural Network
19 37 (1.33%) Mobile Banking
20 33 (1.19%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 352 (12.66%) Linux
2 203 (7.30%) UNIX
3 82 (2.95%) Windows
4 45 (1.62%) Android
5 25 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.54%) CentOS
7 14 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (0.47%) Ubuntu
9 10 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.25%) Debian
11 5 (0.18%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.14%) CoreOS
13 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.11%) Fedora
13 3 (0.11%) Solaris
14 2 (0.072%) zOS
14 2 (0.072%) SUSE
15 1 (0.036%) AIX
15 1 (0.036%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1034 (37.19%) Analytics
2 903 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
3 604 (21.73%) Business Intelligence
4 486 (17.48%) ETL
5 333 (11.98%) TDD
6 327 (11.76%) MapReduce
7 289 (10.40%) Data Modelling
8 266 (9.57%) Data Analytics
9 245 (8.81%) Scrum
10 227 (8.17%) OO
11 222 (7.99%) E-Commerce
12 221 (7.95%) Software Engineering
13 208 (7.48%) Big Data Analytics
14 202 (7.27%) Data Analysis
15 169 (6.08%) Multithreading
16 162 (5.83%) Machine Learning
17 148 (5.32%) Project Management
18 142 (5.11%) Data Management
19 138 (4.96%) Information Management
20 134 (4.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1164 (41.87%) Java
2 880 (31.65%) SQL
3 616 (22.16%) Python
4 349 (12.55%) JavaScript
5 319 (11.47%) R
6 307 (11.04%) Scala
7 283 (10.18%) C#
8 176 (6.33%) C++
8 176 (6.33%) Ruby
9 171 (6.15%) T-SQL
10 112 (4.03%) PHP
11 110 (3.96%) Perl
12 96 (3.45%) C
13 93 (3.35%) MATLAB
14 75 (2.70%) Bash Shell
15 73 (2.63%) PL/SQL
16 34 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 28 (1.01%) Clojure
18 20 (0.72%) PowerShell
19 17 (0.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 541 (19.46%) Degree
2 151 (5.43%) PhD
3 39 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 27 (0.97%) MBA
5 20 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (0.58%) ISEB
7 14 (0.50%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 7 (0.25%) PMP
8 7 (0.25%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.25%) MCTS
9 5 (0.18%) MCITP
9 5 (0.18%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.14%) MCSE
11 2 (0.072%) MCSA
11 2 (0.072%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.072%) CCNA
11 2 (0.072%) RHCE
11 2 (0.072%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (5.11%) QA
2 57 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.32%) COBIT
4 5 (0.18%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.036%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.036%) MiFID
6 1 (0.036%) Basel III
6 1 (0.036%) EMIR
6 1 (0.036%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.036%) FINREP
System Software
1 89 (3.20%) HDFS
2 54 (1.94%) Apache Flume
3 15 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.50%) Docker
5 13 (0.47%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.22%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.18%) KVM
7 5 (0.18%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.14%) Ceph
8 4 (0.14%) NFS
9 3 (0.11%) Platform Symphony
10 2 (0.072%) vCloud
10 2 (0.072%) Snort
11 1 (0.036%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.036%) vSphere
11 1 (0.036%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.036%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 106 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
2 96 (3.45%) Puppet
3 39 (1.40%) Nagios
4 35 (1.26%) Salt
5 29 (1.04%) ZABBIX
6 26 (0.94%) Graphite
7 25 (0.90%) Ganglia
8 20 (0.72%) Ansible
9 14 (0.50%) Oozie
10 13 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
11 10 (0.36%) Vagrant
12 7 (0.25%) MOM
13 5 (0.18%) Cacti
13 5 (0.18%) NetBackup
13 5 (0.18%) yum
13 5 (0.18%) Capistrano
13 5 (0.18%) Pingdom
14 4 (0.14%) Munin
14 4 (0.14%) Ambari
14 4 (0.14%) OpenView
Vendors
1 362 (13.02%) Oracle
2 229 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 185 (6.65%) Tableau
4 126 (4.53%) SAP
5 115 (4.14%) Informatica
6 110 (3.96%) Teradata
7 109 (3.92%) Google
7 109 (3.92%) Business Objects
8 93 (3.35%) Cognos
9 76 (2.73%) IBM
10 73 (2.63%) Cloudera
11 59 (2.12%) Netezza
12 49 (1.76%) MicroStrategy
13 47 (1.69%) Ab Initio
13 47 (1.69%) Talend
14 46 (1.65%) Hortonworks
15 40 (1.44%) Splunk
16 38 (1.37%) Vertica
17 36 (1.29%) Greenplum
18 35 (1.26%) Sony
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