The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 89 184 501
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +317
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1596 714 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 3.18% 1.54% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.29% 5.10% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1391 595 139
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
15507 13996 15505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.86% 30.25% 27.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13200 12113 13678
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Big Data
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +83 268 £65,000 - 53
Canary Wharf +13 7 £85,000 +41.66%
Surbiton - 7 - -
Chiswick - 5 £22,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £60,000 -
Croydon - 1 £27,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1517 (57.16%) Java
2 1223 (46.08%) Hadoop
3 692 (26.07%) NoSQL
4 687 (25.89%) Analytics
4 687 (25.89%) SQL
5 621 (23.40%) Finance
6 576 (21.70%) TDD
7 566 (21.33%) Python
8 563 (21.21%) HTML
9 552 (20.80%) MongoDB
10 543 (20.46%) Degree
11 535 (20.16%) Computer Science
12 522 (19.67%) JavaScript
13 493 (18.58%) OO
14 490 (18.46%) C#
15 455 (17.14%) Linux
16 417 (15.71%) MapReduce
17 399 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
18 387 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
19 378 (14.24%) HTML5
20 377 (14.20%) Software Engineering
20 377 (14.20%) CSS
21 371 (13.98%) Apache Hive
22 349 (13.15%) Apache Cassandra
23 346 (13.04%) Scala
24 336 (12.66%) C++
25 325 (12.25%) Multithreading
26 319 (12.02%) Data Warehouse
27 306 (11.53%) Git (software)
28 303 (11.42%) Oracle

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 216 (8.14%) Apache Pig
2 168 (6.33%) SAS
3 122 (4.60%) Apache
4 60 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
5 55 (2.07%) Node.js
6 53 (2.00%) Apache Solr
7 40 (1.51%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.24%) CMS
9 19 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
9 19 (0.72%) SharePoint
10 16 (0.60%) Jetty
11 10 (0.38%) Tornado
11 10 (0.38%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.34%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.30%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.30%) MQSeries
13 8 (0.30%) Drupal
13 8 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
14 7 (0.26%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 85 (3.20%) SPSS
3 38 (1.43%) Photoshop
4 24 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.64%) CPLEX
6 11 (0.41%) Weka
7 9 (0.34%) Stata
8 8 (0.30%) FastStats
9 7 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (0.19%) InDesign
11 4 (0.15%) MS Project
12 3 (0.11%) MS Office
12 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
12 3 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.11%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.075%) Blender
13 2 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.075%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.075%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.075%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 15 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 10 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
3 8 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
6 3 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.11%) HFM
7 1 (0.038%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 161 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 125 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
3 85 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 72 (2.71%) SaaS
5 47 (1.77%) GitHub
6 41 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
7 26 (0.98%) PaaS
8 23 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
9 19 (0.72%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.26%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.19%) Heroku
12 4 (0.15%) Amazon ELB
13 3 (0.11%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.11%) Route 53
14 2 (0.075%) IaaS
14 2 (0.075%) Engine Yard
15 1 (0.038%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.038%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.038%) Taleo
15 1 (0.038%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 135 (5.09%) Internet
2 35 (1.32%) HTTP
3 12 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 12 (0.45%) Firewall
4 11 (0.41%) SMS
5 10 (0.38%) SAN
6 9 (0.34%) SSL
7 7 (0.26%) DNS
7 7 (0.26%) NAS
8 6 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 4 (0.15%) WAN
9 4 (0.15%) LAN
9 4 (0.15%) Extranet
10 3 (0.11%) LDAP
10 3 (0.11%) DHCP
10 3 (0.11%) VPN
10 3 (0.11%) AMQP
11 2 (0.075%) Multicast
11 2 (0.075%) PBX
11 2 (0.075%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1223 (46.08%) Hadoop
2 692 (26.07%) NoSQL
3 552 (20.80%) MongoDB
4 371 (13.98%) Apache Hive
5 349 (13.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 319 (12.02%) Data Warehouse
7 269 (10.14%) SQL Server
8 267 (10.06%) MySQL
9 211 (7.95%) HBase
10 201 (7.57%) Relational Database
11 167 (6.29%) Data Mining
12 133 (5.01%) Redis
13 110 (4.14%) RDBMS
14 98 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 86 (3.24%) QlikView
16 79 (2.98%) Mahout
17 70 (2.64%) Sqoop
18 67 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 63 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 61 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 306 (11.53%) Git (software)
2 112 (4.22%) Subversion
3 91 (3.43%) Mercurial
4 87 (3.28%) JUnit
5 86 (3.24%) Maven
6 71 (2.68%) Ant
7 70 (2.64%) Jenkins
8 65 (2.45%) Selenium
9 59 (2.22%) Eclipse
10 36 (1.36%) Talend Open Studio
11 33 (1.24%) WebStorm
12 28 (1.06%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.06%) Hudson
13 27 (1.02%) NUnit
14 26 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 23 (0.87%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.60%) JIRA
17 13 (0.49%) SpecFlow
18 11 (0.41%) NetBeans
19 10 (0.38%) Toad
General
1 621 (23.40%) Finance
2 267 (10.06%) Games
3 163 (6.14%) Marketing
4 160 (6.03%) Advertising
5 155 (5.84%) Banking
6 144 (5.43%) Retail
7 95 (3.58%) Law
8 78 (2.94%) Telecoms
9 51 (1.92%) Investment Banking
10 38 (1.43%) Front Office
11 23 (0.87%) Publishing
12 22 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.72%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.45%) Automotive
16 10 (0.38%) Electronics
17 9 (0.34%) Legal
18 8 (0.30%) Retail Banking
19 7 (0.26%) German Language
20 6 (0.23%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1354 (51.02%) Developer
2 632 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 322 (12.13%) Architect
4 251 (9.46%) Senior Developer
5 180 (6.78%) Software Developer
6 175 (6.59%) Software Engineer
7 166 (6.25%) Consultant
8 128 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 118 (4.45%) Programmer
10 117 (4.41%) Data Architect
11 110 (4.14%) Data Scientist
12 106 (3.99%) C# Developer
13 100 (3.77%) .NET Developer
14 95 (3.58%) C# .NET Developer
15 91 (3.43%) Analyst
16 82 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
17 76 (2.86%) Java Architect
18 73 (2.75%) Python Developer
18 73 (2.75%) Big Data Developer
19 66 (2.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 563 (21.21%) HTML
2 417 (15.71%) MapReduce
3 378 (14.24%) HTML5
4 377 (14.20%) CSS
5 296 (11.15%) Spring
6 276 (10.40%) Web Services
7 226 (8.52%) .NET
8 165 (6.22%) jQuery
9 163 (6.14%) CSS3
10 161 (6.07%) Hibernate
11 139 (5.24%) JSON
12 138 (5.20%) J2EE
13 132 (4.97%) REST
14 130 (4.90%) XML
15 115 (4.33%) Ajax
16 108 (4.07%) ASP.NET
17 100 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
18 89 (3.35%) Backbone.js
19 88 (3.32%) JDBC
20 76 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 535 (20.16%) Computer Science
2 265 (9.98%) Open Source
3 238 (8.97%) Mathematics
4 215 (8.10%) Visualisation
5 207 (7.80%) Statistics
6 151 (5.69%) Machine Learning
7 105 (3.96%) Hedge funds
8 99 (3.73%) Social Media
9 97 (3.65%) Data Integration
9 97 (3.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 66 (2.49%) Physics
11 65 (2.45%) Social Network
12 51 (1.92%) Online Games
13 49 (1.85%) Grid Computing
14 47 (1.77%) Client/Server
15 37 (1.39%) Mobile App
15 37 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
16 35 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
17 31 (1.17%) Management Information System
18 30 (1.13%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 455 (17.14%) Linux
2 244 (9.19%) UNIX
3 96 (3.62%) Android
4 84 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 71 (2.68%) Windows
6 46 (1.73%) CentOS
7 34 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 27 (1.02%) Debian
9 19 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (0.23%) Solaris
11 5 (0.19%) VMS
12 3 (0.11%) OpenBSD
12 3 (0.11%) FreeBSD
13 2 (0.075%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.038%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (25.89%) Analytics
2 576 (21.70%) TDD
3 493 (18.58%) OO
4 399 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
5 387 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
6 377 (14.20%) Software Engineering
7 325 (12.25%) Multithreading
8 271 (10.21%) ETL
9 261 (9.83%) OOP
10 259 (9.76%) Scrum
11 214 (8.06%) MVC
12 202 (7.61%) Data Analysis
13 201 (7.57%) Data Modelling
14 186 (7.01%) E-Commerce
15 178 (6.71%) BDD
16 174 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
17 141 (5.31%) Data Management
18 133 (5.01%) CRM
19 127 (4.79%) Big Data Analytics
20 110 (4.14%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1517 (57.16%) Java
2 687 (25.89%) SQL
3 566 (21.33%) Python
4 522 (19.67%) JavaScript
5 490 (18.46%) C#
6 346 (13.04%) Scala
7 336 (12.66%) C++
8 298 (11.23%) R
9 236 (8.89%) PHP
10 192 (7.23%) Ruby
11 133 (5.01%) Perl
12 120 (4.52%) Bash Shell
13 114 (4.30%) F#
14 91 (3.43%) Clojure
15 81 (3.05%) MATLAB
16 79 (2.98%) Shell Script
17 58 (2.19%) C
17 58 (2.19%) PL/SQL
18 55 (2.07%) T-SQL
19 50 (1.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 543 (20.46%) Degree
2 136 (5.12%) PhD
3 23 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 12 (0.45%) ISTQB
6 10 (0.38%) MBA
7 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 6 (0.23%) SAS Certification
10 5 (0.19%) MCITP
11 4 (0.15%) ISEB
11 4 (0.15%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.11%) CITP
13 2 (0.075%) MCT
13 2 (0.075%) PMP
13 2 (0.075%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.038%) CCNP
14 1 (0.038%) CCNA
14 1 (0.038%) MCP
14 1 (0.038%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 198 (7.46%) QA
2 60 (2.26%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.15%) COBIT
4 3 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.038%) WAI
System Software
1 43 (1.62%) Apache Flume
2 9 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.19%) vSphere
4 5 (0.19%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.19%) vCloud
5 4 (0.15%) NFS
6 3 (0.11%) Samba
7 2 (0.075%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.038%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.038%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.038%) GridGain
8 1 (0.038%) Docker
Systems Management
1 132 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
2 113 (4.26%) Puppet
3 28 (1.06%) Nagios
4 17 (0.64%) Cacti
5 14 (0.53%) ZABBIX
6 13 (0.49%) Oozie
7 10 (0.38%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.30%) YUM
9 5 (0.19%) Vagrant
9 5 (0.19%) Oracle EDQ
10 3 (0.11%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.075%) MOM
11 2 (0.075%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.075%) CFEngine
11 2 (0.075%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 2 (0.075%) Ambari
12 1 (0.038%) Ansible
Vendors
1 303 (11.42%) Oracle
2 226 (8.52%) Google
3 220 (8.29%) Microsoft
4 111 (4.18%) Facebook
5 71 (2.68%) Cognos
6 67 (2.52%) Tableau
7 62 (2.34%) Business Objects
8 57 (2.15%) Informatica
8 57 (2.15%) Teradata
9 56 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
10 51 (1.92%) Rackspace
11 40 (1.51%) Red Hat
11 40 (1.51%) Adobe
12 36 (1.36%) Talend
13 35 (1.32%) TIBCO
14 34 (1.28%) SAP
15 26 (0.98%) Netezza
16 25 (0.94%) Zend
16 25 (0.94%) Hitachi
17 24 (0.90%) IBM
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - + Benefits + OTE
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum - Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Realise Ltd
Salary: Superb salary and benefits package on offer
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £100000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Accenture
Salary: From £43,000 to £118,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday