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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor - - 5.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
5 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the M4 Corridor 38.46% 11.11% 39.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 18
Average salary £57,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.75% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%