The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 134 135 168
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +33
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 53 49 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.27% 1.31% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.43% 3.79% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 11
Average salary £46,250 £48,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.12% +3.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £35,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,300 £84,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1543 1292 1500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.00% 34.52% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1130 1378
Average salary £37,608 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Manchester region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 35 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 34 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
3 31 (31.63%) Finance
3 31 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (29.59%) Analytics
5 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
6 26 (26.53%) ETL
6 26 (26.53%) SQL
7 21 (21.43%) SAS
7 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 21 (21.43%) MongoDB
8 20 (20.41%) .NET
8 20 (20.41%) SQL Server
8 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (19.39%) Java
9 19 (19.39%) Mentoring
10 18 (18.37%) Banking
11 16 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
11 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
11 16 (16.33%) Office 365
11 16 (16.33%) C#
11 16 (16.33%) Windows
11 16 (16.33%) ERP
12 15 (15.31%) Teradata
13 14 (14.29%) Linux
13 14 (14.29%) OLAP
13 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
14 13 (13.27%) jQuery
14 13 (13.27%) DataStage

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (21.43%) SAS
2 6 (6.12%) Jetty
2 6 (6.12%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.12%) JBoss
3 5 (5.10%) Apache
3 5 (5.10%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
5 1 (1.02%) Node.js
5 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.02%) IIS
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Project
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
2 5 (5.10%) SPSS
3 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 16 (16.33%) Office 365
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.10%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.06%) Route 53
5 2 (2.04%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (2.04%) SaaS
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.02%) ElastiCache
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.04%) PPTP
2 2 (2.04%) IPsec
2 2 (2.04%) OpenVPN
2 2 (2.04%) VPN
3 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 34 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (21.43%) MongoDB
4 20 (20.41%) SQL Server
5 16 (16.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 14 (14.29%) OLAP
7 13 (13.27%) DataStage
8 9 (9.18%) Relational Database
9 7 (7.14%) DB2
9 7 (7.14%) Data Mining
10 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (6.12%) MySQL
10 6 (6.12%) Pentaho
10 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.10%) Sqoop
11 5 (5.10%) Apache Hive
11 5 (5.10%) HBase
11 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.12%) Selenium
3 3 (3.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.04%) JIRA
4 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.04%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.02%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.02%) NUnit
General
1 31 (31.63%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) Banking
3 8 (8.16%) Retail
4 5 (5.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Legal
5 1 (1.02%) Games
5 1 (1.02%) Billing
5 1 (1.02%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (33.67%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) Architect
3 16 (16.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 12 (12.24%) Consultant
5 8 (8.16%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 5 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.10%) QA Leader
8 5 (5.10%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (4.08%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.08%) DBA
9 4 (4.08%) SQL Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Administrator
10 3 (3.06%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.06%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.41%) .NET
2 13 (13.27%) jQuery
3 12 (12.24%) Web Services
4 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET
5 8 (8.16%) CSS
5 8 (8.16%) HTML
5 8 (8.16%) Ajax
6 6 (6.12%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.12%) Spring MVC
6 6 (6.12%) Hibernate
6 6 (6.12%) Spring
7 3 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (3.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.04%) Kafka
8 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.04%) LAMP
8 2 (2.04%) WCF
8 2 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (1.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) Visualisation
2 10 (10.20%) Algorithms
3 9 (9.18%) Open Source
4 6 (6.12%) Artificial Intelligence
4 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.10%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.08%) Social Media
6 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.06%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.06%) Neural Network
8 2 (2.04%) Statistics
9 1 (1.02%) Streaming Music
9 1 (1.02%) Physics
9 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.02%) Clustering
9 1 (1.02%) Xbox
9 1 (1.02%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Windows
2 14 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (3.06%) UNIX
4 2 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.02%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.63%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (29.59%) Analytics
3 26 (26.53%) ETL
4 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (19.39%) Mentoring
6 16 (16.33%) ERP
7 8 (8.16%) TDD
7 8 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.14%) BDD
8 7 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.12%) Data Management
9 6 (6.12%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.12%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.10%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.10%) Asset Management
10 5 (5.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (5.10%) Performance Testing
10 5 (5.10%) Load Testing
10 5 (5.10%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.53%) SQL
2 19 (19.39%) Java
3 16 (16.33%) C#
4 9 (9.18%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.18%) Python
5 8 (8.16%) PHP
6 6 (6.12%) R
6 6 (6.12%) C++
7 5 (5.10%) Perl
8 4 (4.08%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.08%) VB
8 4 (4.08%) C
8 4 (4.08%) VB6
9 2 (2.04%) VBA
10 1 (1.02%) Ruby
10 1 (1.02%) Erlang
10 1 (1.02%) F#
10 1 (1.02%) Scala
10 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (16.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (5.10%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.04%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Puppet
2 5 (5.10%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.04%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 27 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.31%) Teradata
3 12 (12.24%) Tableau
3 12 (12.24%) Oracle
4 10 (10.20%) Business Objects
5 6 (6.12%) Siebel
6 5 (5.10%) Hitachi
7 3 (3.06%) NetApp
7 3 (3.06%) Sybase
7 3 (3.06%) IBM
8 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Perforce
9 1 (1.02%) Cognos
9 1 (1.02%) RainStor
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