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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 100 184 293
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +109
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1243 703 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.64% 1.59% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.66% 5.34% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 616 410
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
14355 13170 14550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.49% 29.85% 28.79%
Number of salaries quoted 12518 11416 12885
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,305 £36,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +80 270 £65,000 +13.04% 60
Surbiton - 5 £39,000 -
Docklands, London +1 3 £67,500 -
Canary Wharf +10 1 £70,000 -3.44% 1
Hillingdon - 1 - - 1
Chiswick - 1 £50,000 -
Isleworth - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1497 (51.80%) Java
2 1303 (45.09%) Hadoop
3 873 (30.21%) Analytics
4 744 (25.74%) SQL
5 721 (24.95%) NoSQL
6 637 (22.04%) Finance
7 618 (21.38%) Python
8 586 (20.28%) MongoDB
9 562 (19.45%) Degree
10 546 (18.89%) TDD
11 539 (18.65%) Linux
12 537 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
13 510 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 497 (17.20%) Computer Science
15 478 (16.54%) HTML
16 456 (15.78%) MapReduce
17 455 (15.74%) OO
18 447 (15.47%) Data Warehouse
19 436 (15.09%) C#
20 414 (14.33%) Apache Hive
21 386 (13.36%) Oracle
22 385 (13.32%) Agile Software Development
23 381 (13.18%) SQL Server
24 371 (12.84%) Apache Cassandra
25 345 (11.94%) CSS
26 341 (11.80%) C++
27 340 (11.76%) Software Engineering
28 335 (11.59%) Scrum
29 334 (11.56%) ETL
30 323 (11.18%) Microsoft

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 219 (7.58%) SAS
2 206 (7.13%) Apache Pig
3 108 (3.74%) Apache
4 102 (3.53%) Node.js
5 70 (2.42%) Tomcat
6 63 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
7 61 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
8 29 (1.00%) IIS
9 28 (0.97%) Apache Solr
10 24 (0.83%) SharePoint
10 24 (0.83%) CMS
11 18 (0.62%) Jetty
12 17 (0.59%) Drupal
12 17 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
12 17 (0.59%) Alfresco
13 16 (0.55%) Mule
14 15 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.52%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.45%) nginx
16 12 (0.42%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 138 (4.78%) MS Excel
2 112 (3.88%) SPSS
3 29 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 28 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
4 28 (0.97%) CPLEX
5 16 (0.55%) PowerPivot
6 15 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 15 (0.52%) InDesign
7 12 (0.42%) Weka
8 11 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (0.24%) Mathematica
10 6 (0.21%) MS Office
11 5 (0.17%) Stata
11 5 (0.17%) FastStats
12 4 (0.14%) Blender
12 4 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.14%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.035%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 31 (1.07%) Google Analytics
2 15 (0.52%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 15 (0.52%) SAP MDM
3 8 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.21%) Optimost
5 5 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.10%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.035%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.035%) Magento
8 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.035%) HFM
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.035%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.035%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 170 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
3 103 (3.56%) SaaS
4 63 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 46 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
6 40 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
7 30 (1.04%) PaaS
8 25 (0.87%) AWS Data Pipeline
9 21 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 21 (0.73%) Amazon S3
9 21 (0.73%) ElastiCache
10 18 (0.62%) Rackspace Cloud
11 11 (0.38%) IaaS
12 8 (0.28%) Google App Engine
13 7 (0.24%) GitHub
14 6 (0.21%) Office 365
15 3 (0.10%) Route 53
15 3 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.10%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.035%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 109 (3.77%) Internet
2 69 (2.39%) HTTP
3 60 (2.08%) WAN
4 52 (1.80%) LAN
5 23 (0.80%) Kerberos
6 22 (0.76%) TCP/IP
7 19 (0.66%) SAN
8 18 (0.62%) Firewall
9 17 (0.59%) SMS
10 15 (0.52%) DNS
11 12 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.38%) LDAP
13 9 (0.31%) VPN
14 8 (0.28%) Ethernet
14 8 (0.28%) SSH
14 8 (0.28%) Ethereal
14 8 (0.28%) Wireshark
14 8 (0.28%) tcpdump
15 7 (0.24%) SSL
16 6 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1303 (45.09%) Hadoop
2 721 (24.95%) NoSQL
3 586 (20.28%) MongoDB
4 447 (15.47%) Data Warehouse
5 414 (14.33%) Apache Hive
6 381 (13.18%) SQL Server
7 371 (12.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 298 (10.31%) MySQL
9 239 (8.27%) HBase
10 210 (7.27%) Relational Database
11 193 (6.68%) Data Mining
12 166 (5.74%) QlikView
13 161 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 160 (5.54%) Mahout
15 156 (5.40%) Redis
16 133 (4.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 106 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 97 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
19 93 (3.22%) Couchbase
20 90 (3.11%) Impala
Development Applications
1 221 (7.65%) Git (software)
2 106 (3.67%) Maven
3 104 (3.60%) Jenkins
4 99 (3.43%) JUnit
5 71 (2.46%) Selenium
6 66 (2.28%) Subversion
7 56 (1.94%) Ant
8 51 (1.76%) Mercurial
9 50 (1.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 44 (1.52%) Cucumber
11 34 (1.18%) Hudson
12 32 (1.11%) WebDriver
13 31 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 26 (0.90%) Eclipse
15 23 (0.80%) Visual Studio
15 23 (0.80%) SpecFlow
16 21 (0.73%) NUnit
17 20 (0.69%) JIRA
18 18 (0.62%) Log4j
18 18 (0.62%) JConsole
General
1 637 (22.04%) Finance
2 220 (7.61%) Banking
3 218 (7.54%) Marketing
4 188 (6.51%) Games
5 181 (6.26%) Retail
6 173 (5.99%) Advertising
7 124 (4.29%) Telecoms
8 85 (2.94%) Law
9 62 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 56 (1.94%) Publishing
11 54 (1.87%) Front Office
12 35 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 29 (1.00%) Automotive
14 28 (0.97%) Legal
14 28 (0.97%) Manufacturing
15 27 (0.93%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.45%) Electronics
17 11 (0.38%) Billing
18 9 (0.31%) Back Office
19 7 (0.24%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1253 (43.36%) Developer
2 481 (16.64%) Java Developer
3 401 (13.88%) Architect
4 220 (7.61%) Software Developer
5 218 (7.54%) Consultant
6 216 (7.47%) Senior Developer
7 207 (7.16%) Data Scientist
8 161 (5.57%) Software Engineer
9 117 (4.05%) Analyst
10 115 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
11 114 (3.94%) C# Developer
12 111 (3.84%) Data Architect
13 104 (3.60%) Administrator
14 102 (3.53%) .NET Developer
14 102 (3.53%) JavaScript Developer
15 92 (3.18%) C# .NET Developer
16 74 (2.56%) Big Data Architect
16 74 (2.56%) Data Consultant
17 72 (2.49%) Senior Architect
18 71 (2.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 478 (16.54%) HTML
2 345 (11.94%) CSS
3 296 (10.24%) HTML5
4 273 (9.45%) Web Services
5 249 (8.62%) Spring
6 246 (8.51%) .NET
7 214 (7.40%) REST
8 185 (6.40%) jQuery
9 168 (5.81%) XML
10 140 (4.84%) J2EE
11 127 (4.39%) AngularJS
12 126 (4.36%) CSS3
13 123 (4.26%) SOAP
13 123 (4.26%) JSON
14 119 (4.12%) Hibernate
15 114 (3.94%) ASP.NET
16 100 (3.46%) Ajax
16 100 (3.46%) Backbone.js
17 95 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 80 (2.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 497 (17.20%) Computer Science
2 281 (9.72%) Mathematics
3 265 (9.17%) Visualisation
4 231 (7.99%) Open Source
5 206 (7.13%) Statistics
6 128 (4.43%) Data Integration
7 110 (3.81%) Social Media
8 91 (3.15%) Artificial Intelligence
9 67 (2.32%) Physics
10 64 (2.21%) Management Information System
11 61 (2.11%) Hedge funds
12 54 (1.87%) Social Network
13 50 (1.73%) Digital Media
14 49 (1.70%) Replication
14 49 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
15 41 (1.42%) Grid Computing
16 38 (1.31%) Mobile App
17 34 (1.18%) Client/Server
18 33 (1.14%) Economics
19 31 (1.07%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 539 (18.65%) Linux
2 253 (8.75%) UNIX
3 95 (3.29%) Windows
4 84 (2.91%) Android
5 69 (2.39%) Ubuntu
6 68 (2.35%) Debian
7 63 (2.18%) Apple iOS
8 58 (2.01%) CentOS
9 16 (0.55%) Solaris
10 13 (0.45%) FreeBSD
10 13 (0.45%) OpenBSD
11 10 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.28%) Fedora
13 7 (0.24%) VMS
14 3 (0.10%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.069%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (30.21%) Analytics
2 546 (18.89%) TDD
3 537 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
4 456 (15.78%) MapReduce
5 455 (15.74%) OO
6 385 (13.32%) Agile Software Development
7 340 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 335 (11.59%) Scrum
9 334 (11.56%) ETL
10 259 (8.96%) Data Modelling
11 252 (8.72%) Multithreading
12 243 (8.41%) E-Commerce
13 208 (7.20%) OOP
14 202 (6.99%) Data Analysis
15 200 (6.92%) BDD
16 192 (6.64%) MVC
17 180 (6.23%) Data Management
18 167 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
19 155 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
20 154 (5.33%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1497 (51.80%) Java
2 744 (25.74%) SQL
3 618 (21.38%) Python
4 510 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 436 (15.09%) C#
6 341 (11.80%) C++
7 319 (11.04%) Scala
8 291 (10.07%) R
9 209 (7.23%) Ruby
10 185 (6.40%) PHP
11 150 (5.19%) Perl
12 144 (4.98%) Bash Shell
13 121 (4.19%) MATLAB
14 79 (2.73%) Clojure
15 76 (2.63%) T-SQL
16 75 (2.60%) C
17 64 (2.21%) F#
18 59 (2.04%) Shell Script
19 52 (1.80%) PL/SQL
20 27 (0.93%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 562 (19.45%) Degree
2 158 (5.47%) PhD
3 19 (0.66%) Security Cleared
4 12 (0.42%) ISEB
5 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.17%) MCITP
6 5 (0.17%) MBA
7 4 (0.14%) MCTS
7 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.10%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.10%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.069%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.069%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.069%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 2 (0.069%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.035%) CRISC
10 1 (0.035%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.035%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.035%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 138 (4.78%) QA
2 40 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.24%) COBIT
5 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.069%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.035%) WAI
7 1 (0.035%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (2.49%) HDFS
2 57 (1.97%) Apache Flume
3 53 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
4 37 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (0.42%) Xen
7 11 (0.38%) Active Directory
8 10 (0.35%) NFS
9 7 (0.24%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.24%) vCloud
10 6 (0.21%) vSphere
11 4 (0.14%) KVM
11 4 (0.14%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.10%) Samba
13 2 (0.069%) Docker
13 2 (0.069%) GPFS
14 1 (0.035%) zsh
14 1 (0.035%) Snort
14 1 (0.035%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 163 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
2 159 (5.50%) Puppet
3 58 (2.01%) Nagios
4 47 (1.63%) Oozie
5 36 (1.25%) Ambari
6 28 (0.97%) Cacti
7 26 (0.90%) ZABBIX
8 25 (0.87%) Salt
9 24 (0.83%) YUM
10 14 (0.48%) Ganglia
11 12 (0.42%) Capistrano
12 7 (0.24%) Vagrant
13 5 (0.17%) CFEngine
13 5 (0.17%) Ansible
14 4 (0.14%) OSSEC
14 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Spacewalk
14 4 (0.14%) MOM
15 3 (0.10%) logstash
16 2 (0.069%) Data Guard
17 1 (0.035%) OpenView
Vendors
1 386 (13.36%) Oracle
2 323 (11.18%) Microsoft
3 239 (8.27%) Google
4 147 (5.09%) Tableau
5 114 (3.94%) Teradata
5 114 (3.94%) Facebook
6 90 (3.11%) Sybase
7 86 (2.98%) Business Objects
8 82 (2.84%) Cognos
9 78 (2.70%) IBM
9 78 (2.70%) SAP
10 65 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 63 (2.18%) Netezza
12 59 (2.04%) Hortonworks
13 58 (2.01%) Cloudera
13 58 (2.01%) MapR
13 58 (2.01%) Cisco
14 57 (1.97%) Informatica
15 52 (1.80%) Adobe
16 50 (1.73%) Talend
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + share options
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hillingdon, Middlesex
Celgene
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday