The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the M4 Corridor region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank - - 13
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 5.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Big Data
South East

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 M4 Corridor region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
M4 Corridor
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 12.50% 21.95% 32.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 15
Average salary £85,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+112.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%