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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 67 108 188
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +80
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1760 1221 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.94% 2.63% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.46% 8.58% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1032 614
Average salary £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +9.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £80,000
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
13074 14225 13210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.29% 30.62% 29.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11097 12394 11443
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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
(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 +58 401 £70,000 +7.69% 61
Canary Wharf +12 14 £65,000 -7.14%
Feltham - 12 £160,000 -
Docklands, London +6 8 £57,500 -14.81%
Ealing - 6 £47,000 - 3
Uxbridge - 5 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £56,000 - 1
Isleworth +9 3 - -
Harrow - 3 £50,000 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 £52,500 -
Mayfair - 2 - -
Hounslow - 1 £70,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1382 (41.90%) Hadoop
2 1324 (40.15%) Java
3 1254 (38.02%) Analytics
4 1181 (35.81%) SQL
5 1083 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
6 866 (26.26%) Finance
7 811 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
8 794 (24.08%) Python
9 722 (21.89%) NoSQL
10 648 (19.65%) ETL
11 590 (17.89%) Degree
12 562 (17.04%) Data Warehouse
13 517 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
14 507 (15.37%) MongoDB
15 480 (14.55%) Apache Hive
16 442 (13.40%) JavaScript
17 439 (13.31%) Computer Science
18 430 (13.04%) R
19 427 (12.95%) Scala
20 415 (12.58%) TDD
20 415 (12.58%) SQL Server
21 414 (12.55%) Oracle
22 411 (12.46%) Banking
23 390 (11.83%) Linux
24 380 (11.52%) Software Engineering
25 374 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
26 369 (11.19%) Apache Spark
27 348 (10.55%) Open Source
28 338 (10.25%) Data Modelling
29 335 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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
1 369 (11.19%) Apache Spark
2 320 (9.70%) Elasticsearch
3 304 (9.22%) SAS
4 297 (9.01%) Apache Pig
5 169 (5.12%) Apache
6 160 (4.85%) Apache Solr
7 109 (3.31%) Node.js
8 55 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 50 (1.52%) IIS
10 28 (0.85%) CMS
11 24 (0.73%) Jetty
11 24 (0.73%) SharePoint
12 21 (0.64%) nginx
13 20 (0.61%) GlassFish
13 20 (0.61%) JBoss
14 17 (0.52%) OpenStack
15 16 (0.49%) WebLogic
16 13 (0.39%) Confluence
17 12 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 12 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 160 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 158 (4.79%) SPSS
3 14 (0.42%) Weka
4 13 (0.39%) MS Office
4 13 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (0.39%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.18%) GNU Octave
5 6 (0.18%) CPLEX
5 6 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.18%) Stata
6 5 (0.15%) Mathematica
7 4 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.091%) MS Project
8 3 (0.091%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.091%) HipChat
8 3 (0.091%) Gephi
9 2 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.030%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.030%) FastStats
10 1 (0.030%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 27 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (0.36%) Unica
3 10 (0.30%) HFM
4 9 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
6 7 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 7 (0.21%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 7 (0.21%) Odoo
7 5 (0.15%) WebTrends
7 5 (0.15%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.091%) SAP MDM
10 2 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
10 2 (0.061%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.030%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.030%) Primavera
11 1 (0.030%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.030%) PeopleSoft Financials
11 1 (0.030%) Magento
11 1 (0.030%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 374 (11.34%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (3.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (3.03%) SaaS
4 84 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
5 80 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
6 75 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
7 44 (1.33%) Google Analytics
7 44 (1.33%) Amazon S3
8 31 (0.94%) GitHub
9 28 (0.85%) PaaS
10 27 (0.82%) Google Cloud Platform
11 26 (0.79%) IaaS
12 16 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
13 13 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
14 7 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (0.18%) Office 365
15 6 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
16 5 (0.15%) Taleo
16 5 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.15%) Amazon CloudSearch
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.06%) Internet
2 63 (1.91%) HTTP
3 28 (0.85%) TCP/IP
4 19 (0.58%) Firewall
4 19 (0.58%) Network Security
5 17 (0.52%) DNS
6 14 (0.42%) AMQP
7 12 (0.36%) Intranet
8 11 (0.33%) Multicast
9 10 (0.30%) Broadband
9 10 (0.30%) Wireless
10 9 (0.27%) SAN
10 9 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 8 (0.24%) SSL
12 7 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (0.18%) VLAN
13 6 (0.18%) SNMP
14 5 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.15%) DSL
14 5 (0.15%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1382 (41.90%) Hadoop
2 722 (21.89%) NoSQL
3 562 (17.04%) Data Warehouse
4 507 (15.37%) MongoDB
5 480 (14.55%) Apache Hive
6 415 (12.58%) SQL Server
7 335 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 291 (8.82%) HBase
9 249 (7.55%) Relational Database
10 230 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 213 (6.46%) Data Mining
12 211 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 198 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 183 (5.55%) MySQL
15 163 (4.94%) RDBMS
16 158 (4.79%) QlikView
17 117 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
18 111 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
19 102 (3.09%) Pentaho
20 98 (2.97%) Impala
Development Applications
1 142 (4.31%) Git (software)
2 127 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 88 (2.67%) JIRA
4 75 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 51 (1.55%) Maven
5 51 (1.55%) Selenium
6 40 (1.21%) Subversion
7 38 (1.15%) JUnit
8 34 (1.03%) WebDriver
9 30 (0.91%) Cucumber
10 27 (0.82%) Ant
11 23 (0.70%) NUnit
12 22 (0.67%) Visual Studio
13 21 (0.64%) TeamCity
13 21 (0.64%) Mercurial
14 20 (0.61%) Hudson
15 19 (0.58%) ERwin
16 18 (0.55%) gulp
16 18 (0.55%) Grunt
17 17 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 866 (26.26%) Finance
2 411 (12.46%) Banking
3 330 (10.01%) Retail
4 273 (8.28%) Marketing
5 206 (6.25%) Telecoms
6 107 (3.24%) Games
7 82 (2.49%) Investment Banking
8 77 (2.33%) Advertising
9 57 (1.73%) Legal
10 47 (1.43%) Manufacturing
11 45 (1.36%) Electronics
11 45 (1.36%) Front Office
12 44 (1.33%) Law
13 40 (1.21%) Financial Institution
13 40 (1.21%) Online Betting
14 38 (1.15%) Publishing
15 34 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 13 (0.39%) Multimedia
17 12 (0.36%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1197 (36.29%) Developer
2 493 (14.95%) Architect
3 420 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 273 (8.28%) Data Scientist
5 267 (8.10%) Senior Developer
6 263 (7.97%) Data Architect
7 246 (7.46%) Consultant
8 242 (7.34%) Analyst
9 164 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
10 131 (3.97%) Big Data Architect
11 123 (3.73%) Big Data Developer
12 117 (3.55%) Software Engineer
13 108 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
14 96 (2.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 85 (2.58%) Data Analyst
16 82 (2.49%) Data Consultant
17 81 (2.46%) SQL Developer
18 79 (2.40%) C# Developer
19 76 (2.30%) Scala Developer
20 75 (2.27%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (8.79%) HTML
2 259 (7.85%) .NET
3 249 (7.55%) Spring
4 248 (7.52%) Web Services
5 224 (6.79%) CSS
6 213 (6.46%) XML
7 206 (6.25%) REST
8 177 (5.37%) Kafka
9 165 (5.00%) HTML5
10 141 (4.28%) AngularJS
11 111 (3.37%) J2EE
12 107 (3.24%) SOAP
13 99 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
14 93 (2.82%) Hibernate
15 89 (2.70%) ASP.NET
15 89 (2.70%) ActiveMQ
15 89 (2.70%) jQuery
16 84 (2.55%) JDBC
17 83 (2.52%) Lucene
18 80 (2.43%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 517 (15.68%) Analytical Skills
2 439 (13.31%) Computer Science
3 310 (9.40%) Visualisation
4 301 (9.13%) Algorithms
5 237 (7.19%) Statistics
6 235 (7.13%) Mathematics
7 177 (5.37%) Data Integration
8 125 (3.79%) User Experience
9 98 (2.97%) Semantic Web
10 91 (2.76%) Data Structures
11 90 (2.73%) Management Information System
12 76 (2.30%) Grid Computing
12 76 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
13 73 (2.21%) Social Media
14 72 (2.18%) Client/Server
15 58 (1.76%) Physics
16 57 (1.73%) Social Network
17 51 (1.55%) Neural Network
18 47 (1.43%) Mobile App
19 40 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 390 (11.83%) Linux
2 217 (6.58%) UNIX
3 113 (3.43%) Windows
4 46 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 44 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 40 (1.21%) Android
7 28 (0.85%) CentOS
8 24 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.18%) Debian
10 3 (0.091%) SUSE
11 2 (0.061%) Mesosphere
11 2 (0.061%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.061%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.061%) Solaris
12 1 (0.030%) Fedora
12 1 (0.030%) OpenWrt
12 1 (0.030%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1254 (38.02%) Analytics
2 1083 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
3 811 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
4 648 (19.65%) ETL
5 415 (12.58%) TDD
6 380 (11.52%) Software Engineering
7 348 (10.55%) Open Source
8 338 (10.25%) Data Modelling
9 319 (9.67%) MapReduce
10 311 (9.43%) Scrum
11 279 (8.46%) Data Analysis
12 271 (8.22%) Data Analytics
13 250 (7.58%) OO
14 229 (6.94%) Data Management
14 229 (6.94%) E-Commerce
15 211 (6.40%) Big Data Analytics
16 200 (6.06%) Multithreading
17 188 (5.70%) Machine Learning
18 184 (5.58%) DevOps
19 173 (5.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1324 (40.15%) Java
2 1181 (35.81%) SQL
3 794 (24.08%) Python
4 442 (13.40%) JavaScript
5 430 (13.04%) R
6 427 (12.95%) Scala
7 333 (10.10%) C#
8 232 (7.03%) C++
9 191 (5.79%) Ruby
10 181 (5.49%) T-SQL
11 160 (4.85%) Perl
12 112 (3.40%) MATLAB
13 106 (3.21%) Bash Shell
14 105 (3.18%) PHP
15 102 (3.09%) PL/SQL
16 91 (2.76%) C
17 72 (2.18%) Shell Script
18 46 (1.39%) Clojure
19 42 (1.27%) Spark SQL
20 29 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 590 (17.89%) Degree
2 135 (4.09%) PhD
3 51 (1.55%) Security Cleared
4 37 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (1.03%) SC Cleared
6 23 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 22 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (0.52%) CCNA
8 17 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 16 (0.49%) PMP
10 15 (0.45%) MCSE
11 14 (0.42%) CISSP
12 11 (0.33%) Linux+ Certification
12 11 (0.33%) GIAC
12 11 (0.33%) SSCP
13 7 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (0.21%) CSSLP
13 7 (0.21%) GWAPT
14 6 (0.18%) MCITP
14 6 (0.18%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 133 (4.03%) QA
2 63 (1.91%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (0.33%) COBIT
4 7 (0.21%) HIPAA
5 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.091%) SLA
7 1 (0.030%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.030%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.030%) MiFID
7 1 (0.030%) FINREP
System Software
1 104 (3.15%) HDFS
2 61 (1.85%) Apache Flume
3 48 (1.46%) Docker
4 30 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.61%) VirtualBox
6 13 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 11 (0.33%) Hyper-V
8 9 (0.27%) Active Directory
9 7 (0.21%) Oracle Clusterware
9 7 (0.21%) LXC
10 6 (0.18%) Varnish
10 6 (0.18%) KVM
10 6 (0.18%) vSphere
11 5 (0.15%) GPFS
12 2 (0.061%) Cronacle
12 2 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.030%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.030%) Firmware
13 1 (0.030%) NFS
13 1 (0.030%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 157 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 140 (4.24%) Puppet
3 84 (2.55%) Ansible
4 42 (1.27%) Oozie
5 36 (1.09%) Vagrant
6 23 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
6 23 (0.70%) Salt
7 21 (0.64%) Ambari
7 21 (0.64%) Pingdom
8 18 (0.55%) Mesos
9 17 (0.52%) Nagios
10 11 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
10 11 (0.33%) logstash
11 10 (0.30%) Graphite
11 10 (0.30%) Kibana
12 9 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (0.27%) OPNET
13 7 (0.21%) Ganglia
13 7 (0.21%) Data Guard
13 7 (0.21%) AppDetective
Vendors
1 414 (12.55%) Oracle
2 294 (8.91%) Microsoft
3 269 (8.16%) Tableau
4 158 (4.79%) Informatica
5 155 (4.70%) Teradata
6 129 (3.91%) SAP
7 118 (3.58%) Cognos
8 113 (3.43%) IBM
8 113 (3.43%) Google
9 109 (3.31%) Cloudera
10 107 (3.24%) Netezza
11 94 (2.85%) MicroStrategy
12 75 (2.27%) Talend
13 73 (2.21%) Vertica
14 70 (2.12%) Ab Initio
15 61 (1.85%) Greenplum
16 59 (1.79%) Red Hat
17 57 (1.73%) Hortonworks
18 51 (1.55%) SaltStack
19 46 (1.39%) Splunk
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Careerwise
Salary: package
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + be - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 21 hours ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
East London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago