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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 102 155 281
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +126
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1221 815 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.65% 1.83% 0.98%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.79% 6.10% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 729 436
Average salary £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
13887 13369 14246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.15% 30.03% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12105 11622 12592
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +64 260 £62,500 +8.69% 54
Hackney - 4 - - 1
Surbiton - 3 £39,000 -
Hillingdon - 3 - - 1
Docklands, London +1 2 £67,500 -
Canary Wharf +10 1 £70,000 -17.64%
Croydon - 1 £62,500 - 3
Harrow - 1 £35,000 - 2
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 1437 (50.49%) Java
2 1269 (44.59%) Hadoop
3 998 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
4 893 (31.38%) Analytics
5 745 (26.18%) SQL
6 686 (24.10%) NoSQL
7 619 (21.75%) Finance
8 581 (20.41%) Python
9 560 (19.68%) MongoDB
10 558 (19.61%) Degree
11 545 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
12 535 (18.80%) Linux
13 533 (18.73%) TDD
14 497 (17.46%) JavaScript
15 474 (16.65%) Computer Science
16 452 (15.88%) MapReduce
17 449 (15.78%) Data Warehouse
18 446 (15.67%) HTML
19 427 (15.00%) OO
20 416 (14.62%) Apache Hive
21 398 (13.98%) Oracle
21 398 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
22 387 (13.60%) C#
23 384 (13.49%) SQL Server
24 346 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
25 341 (11.98%) Scrum
26 338 (11.88%) CSS
27 335 (11.77%) ETL
28 325 (11.42%) Software Engineering
29 310 (10.89%) MySQL

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 205 (7.20%) SAS
2 198 (6.96%) Apache Pig
3 111 (3.90%) Node.js
4 108 (3.79%) Apache
5 75 (2.64%) Tomcat
5 75 (2.64%) Oracle Coherence
6 61 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
7 37 (1.30%) IIS
8 31 (1.09%) SharePoint
9 26 (0.91%) Apache Solr
9 26 (0.91%) CMS
10 18 (0.63%) Jetty
11 16 (0.56%) Drupal
12 15 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
12 15 (0.53%) Alfresco
12 15 (0.53%) Mule
13 14 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.46%) Umbraco
15 12 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
16 11 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 138 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 105 (3.69%) SPSS
3 29 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 29 (1.02%) CPLEX
4 27 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 19 (0.67%) PowerPivot
6 15 (0.53%) Weka
6 15 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.53%) InDesign
7 13 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.28%) MS Office
9 7 (0.25%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.14%) Blender
10 4 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.14%) Acrobat
11 3 (0.11%) Stata
12 2 (0.070%) FastStats
13 1 (0.035%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (1.05%) Google Analytics
2 15 (0.53%) SAP MDM
3 13 (0.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 6 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.21%) Optimost
4 6 (0.21%) WebTrends
5 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.11%) SiteCatalyst
6 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.070%) HFM
7 2 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.070%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.070%) Magento
8 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.035%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 153 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
3 109 (3.83%) SaaS
4 51 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 37 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
7 27 (0.95%) PaaS
8 23 (0.81%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 21 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
10 19 (0.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 19 (0.67%) ElastiCache
10 19 (0.67%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.49%) IaaS
12 8 (0.28%) GitHub
13 6 (0.21%) Office 365
14 3 (0.11%) Google App Engine
14 3 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 96 (3.37%) Internet
2 68 (2.39%) WAN
3 64 (2.25%) HTTP
4 57 (2.00%) LAN
5 23 (0.81%) Kerberos
6 22 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
7 20 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 17 (0.60%) LDAP
9 16 (0.56%) VoIP
9 16 (0.56%) VPN
9 16 (0.56%) SAN
10 15 (0.53%) Firewall
11 14 (0.49%) SMS
12 10 (0.35%) DNS
13 8 (0.28%) Ethernet
13 8 (0.28%) Wireless
13 8 (0.28%) SSH
13 8 (0.28%) Ethereal
13 8 (0.28%) Wireshark
13 8 (0.28%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1269 (44.59%) Hadoop
2 686 (24.10%) NoSQL
3 560 (19.68%) MongoDB
4 449 (15.78%) Data Warehouse
5 416 (14.62%) Apache Hive
6 384 (13.49%) SQL Server
7 346 (12.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 310 (10.89%) MySQL
9 242 (8.50%) HBase
10 198 (6.96%) Relational Database
11 186 (6.54%) Data Mining
12 174 (6.11%) QlikView
13 163 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 162 (5.69%) Mahout
15 150 (5.27%) Redis
16 136 (4.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 109 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 94 (3.30%) Couchbase
19 93 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
20 91 (3.20%) Impala
Development Applications
1 218 (7.66%) Git (software)
2 118 (4.15%) Jenkins
3 105 (3.69%) Maven
4 97 (3.41%) JUnit
5 69 (2.42%) Selenium
6 57 (2.00%) Subversion
7 56 (1.97%) Mercurial
8 50 (1.76%) Talend Open Studio
9 48 (1.69%) Cucumber
10 43 (1.51%) Ant
11 41 (1.44%) Hudson
12 30 (1.05%) WebDriver
13 28 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 27 (0.95%) TeamCity
14 27 (0.95%) Eclipse
15 25 (0.88%) SpecFlow
16 23 (0.81%) Visual Studio
17 19 (0.67%) NUnit
18 18 (0.63%) Log4j
18 18 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 619 (21.75%) Finance
2 237 (8.33%) Banking
3 236 (8.29%) Marketing
4 190 (6.68%) Retail
5 164 (5.76%) Games
6 154 (5.41%) Advertising
7 125 (4.39%) Telecoms
8 81 (2.85%) Law
9 67 (2.35%) Publishing
10 63 (2.21%) Investment Banking
11 59 (2.07%) Front Office
12 37 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 33 (1.16%) Legal
14 26 (0.91%) Manufacturing
14 26 (0.91%) Automotive
14 26 (0.91%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.46%) Electronics
16 11 (0.39%) Billing
17 10 (0.35%) Back Office
18 7 (0.25%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 1176 (41.32%) Developer
2 458 (16.09%) Java Developer
3 408 (14.34%) Architect
4 210 (7.38%) Data Scientist
5 209 (7.34%) Consultant
6 207 (7.27%) Senior Developer
7 191 (6.71%) Software Developer
8 142 (4.99%) Software Engineer
9 124 (4.36%) Data Architect
10 115 (4.04%) Senior Java Developer
11 111 (3.90%) Administrator
12 110 (3.87%) Analyst
13 107 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
14 106 (3.72%) C# Developer
15 93 (3.27%) .NET Developer
16 83 (2.92%) C# .NET Developer
17 80 (2.81%) Big Data Architect
17 80 (2.81%) Systems Administrator
18 71 (2.49%) Data Consultant
18 71 (2.49%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (15.67%) HTML
2 338 (11.88%) CSS
3 273 (9.59%) HTML5
4 261 (9.17%) Web Services
5 237 (8.33%) Spring
6 232 (8.15%) .NET
7 204 (7.17%) REST
8 171 (6.01%) XML
9 168 (5.90%) jQuery
10 140 (4.92%) J2EE
11 129 (4.53%) AngularJS
12 127 (4.46%) CSS3
13 123 (4.32%) SOAP
14 109 (3.83%) Hibernate
14 109 (3.83%) JSON
15 106 (3.72%) ASP.NET
16 98 (3.44%) Backbone.js
17 89 (3.13%) Ajax
18 85 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
19 78 (2.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 474 (16.65%) Computer Science
2 398 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
3 285 (10.01%) Visualisation
4 265 (9.31%) Mathematics
5 217 (7.62%) Open Source
6 200 (7.03%) Statistics
7 152 (5.34%) User Experience
8 121 (4.25%) Data Integration
9 96 (3.37%) Social Media
10 83 (2.92%) Artificial Intelligence
11 66 (2.32%) Management Information System
12 65 (2.28%) Physics
13 54 (1.90%) Hedge funds
14 52 (1.83%) Digital Media
15 48 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
15 48 (1.69%) Replication
16 47 (1.65%) Mobile App
17 44 (1.55%) Social Network
18 36 (1.26%) Grid Computing
19 34 (1.19%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 535 (18.80%) Linux
2 230 (8.08%) UNIX
3 96 (3.37%) Windows
4 88 (3.09%) Android
5 72 (2.53%) Debian
6 70 (2.46%) Ubuntu
7 63 (2.21%) CentOS
8 60 (2.11%) Apple iOS
9 15 (0.53%) Solaris
10 13 (0.46%) FreeBSD
10 13 (0.46%) OpenBSD
11 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.28%) Fedora
13 6 (0.21%) VMS
14 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.070%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 998 (35.07%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (31.38%) Analytics
3 545 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
4 533 (18.73%) TDD
5 452 (15.88%) MapReduce
6 427 (15.00%) OO
7 341 (11.98%) Scrum
8 335 (11.77%) ETL
9 325 (11.42%) Software Engineering
10 258 (9.07%) Data Modelling
11 246 (8.64%) Multithreading
12 242 (8.50%) E-Commerce
13 201 (7.06%) Data Analysis
14 199 (6.99%) OOP
15 194 (6.82%) BDD
16 186 (6.54%) Data Management
17 178 (6.25%) MVC
18 168 (5.90%) Continuous Integration
19 152 (5.34%) Performance Tuning
20 149 (5.24%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1437 (50.49%) Java
2 745 (26.18%) SQL
3 581 (20.41%) Python
4 497 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 387 (13.60%) C#
6 307 (10.79%) C++
7 292 (10.26%) Scala
8 284 (9.98%) R
9 222 (7.80%) Ruby
10 168 (5.90%) PHP
11 137 (4.81%) Bash Shell
12 129 (4.53%) Perl
13 123 (4.32%) MATLAB
14 78 (2.74%) T-SQL
15 75 (2.64%) C
15 75 (2.64%) Clojure
16 56 (1.97%) Shell Script
17 50 (1.76%) F#
18 47 (1.65%) PL/SQL
19 23 (0.81%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 558 (19.61%) Degree
2 148 (5.20%) PhD
3 20 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.35%) ISEB
4 10 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.25%) MBA
6 5 (0.18%) MCTS
6 5 (0.18%) MCITP
7 4 (0.14%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.14%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.070%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.070%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 2 (0.070%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 2 (0.070%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.035%) CRISC
10 1 (0.035%) MCP
10 1 (0.035%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.78%) QA
2 43 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 21 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 8 (0.28%) COBIT
5 7 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.070%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.035%) SLA
System Software
1 80 (2.81%) HDFS
2 58 (2.04%) Apache Flume
2 58 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
3 42 (1.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 22 (0.77%) Xen
5 14 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 11 (0.39%) Active Directory
8 8 (0.28%) NFS
9 7 (0.25%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.18%) vCloud
11 4 (0.14%) KVM
12 2 (0.070%) vSphere
13 1 (0.035%) Varnish
13 1 (0.035%) Snort
13 1 (0.035%) Docker
13 1 (0.035%) zsh
13 1 (0.035%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 155 (5.45%) Puppet
2 149 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
3 58 (2.04%) Nagios
4 56 (1.97%) Oozie
5 41 (1.44%) Ambari
6 30 (1.05%) ZABBIX
7 29 (1.02%) Cacti
7 29 (1.02%) Salt
8 23 (0.81%) YUM
9 17 (0.60%) Ganglia
10 11 (0.39%) Capistrano
11 8 (0.28%) Ansible
12 5 (0.18%) MOM
12 5 (0.18%) Vagrant
12 5 (0.18%) CFEngine
13 3 (0.11%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (0.11%) OSSEC
14 2 (0.070%) Data Guard
15 1 (0.035%) OpenView
15 1 (0.035%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 398 (13.98%) Oracle
2 305 (10.72%) Microsoft
3 223 (7.84%) Google
4 145 (5.09%) Tableau
5 128 (4.50%) Teradata
6 95 (3.34%) Sybase
7 91 (3.20%) Facebook
8 87 (3.06%) SAP
9 85 (2.99%) IBM
10 84 (2.95%) Business Objects
11 76 (2.67%) Cognos
11 76 (2.67%) Netezza
12 66 (2.32%) Cloudera
13 64 (2.25%) Hortonworks
13 64 (2.25%) Red Hat
14 62 (2.18%) MapR
15 60 (2.11%) Informatica
16 57 (2.00%) Cisco
17 55 (1.93%) Adobe
18 50 (1.76%) Talend
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