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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 134 168 175
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 45 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.19% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.53% 1.31% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 16
Average salary £41,750 £56,500 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.10% +14.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £33,950 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £92,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1274 1530 1671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 33.79% 38.54% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1092 1339 1514
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Salford - 2 £41,500 -
Altrincham +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 44 (45.36%) Data Warehouse
2 41 (42.27%) Analytics
3 30 (30.93%) Finance
4 28 (28.87%) SQL
5 27 (27.84%) Java
6 26 (26.80%) Teradata
7 24 (24.74%) C++
7 24 (24.74%) MySQL
7 24 (24.74%) Linux
7 24 (24.74%) SAS
8 23 (23.71%) PHP
9 22 (22.68%) OLAP
9 22 (22.68%) ETL
9 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (21.65%) Tableau
10 21 (21.65%) Hadoop
11 20 (20.62%) DataStage
12 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
13 17 (17.53%) WordPress
13 17 (17.53%) Banking
13 17 (17.53%) Python
14 16 (16.49%) Web Services
14 16 (16.49%) Visualisation
15 15 (15.46%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (15.46%) CSS
15 15 (15.46%) HTML
16 14 (14.43%) Oracle
16 14 (14.43%) SQL Server

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 24 (24.74%) SAS
2 17 (17.53%) WordPress
3 12 (12.37%) nginx
4 6 (6.19%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.03%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) IPsec
1 4 (4.12%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (45.36%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (24.74%) MySQL
3 22 (22.68%) OLAP
4 21 (21.65%) Hadoop
5 20 (20.62%) DataStage
6 19 (19.59%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (15.46%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
9 13 (13.40%) NoSQL
10 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (9.28%) Relational Database
11 9 (9.28%) Apache Hive
11 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (8.25%) Oracle OLAP
13 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (6.19%) MongoDB
15 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (4.12%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 30 (30.93%) Finance
2 17 (17.53%) Banking
3 8 (8.25%) Retail
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Local Government
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Developer
2 10 (10.31%) PHP Developer
3 9 (9.28%) Consultant
3 9 (9.28%) Architect
3 9 (9.28%) Administrator
4 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse Consultant
4 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.15%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Big Data Architect
8 4 (4.12%) ScrumMaster
8 4 (4.12%) SQL DBA
8 4 (4.12%) DBA
9 3 (3.09%) Software Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) Web Services
2 15 (15.46%) HTML
2 15 (15.46%) CSS
3 12 (12.37%) .NET
3 12 (12.37%) Kafka
4 3 (3.09%) jQuery
5 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.06%) REST
5 2 (2.06%) LAMP
6 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.03%) Java EE
6 1 (1.03%) Symfony
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.03%) Middleware
6 1 (1.03%) Laravel
6 1 (1.03%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.03%) Kohana
6 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Visualisation
2 10 (10.31%) Open Source
3 7 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.19%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.15%) User Experience
5 5 (5.15%) Telematics
6 4 (4.12%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.12%) PKI
7 3 (3.09%) Mainframe
8 2 (2.06%) Social Media
8 2 (2.06%) Statistics
8 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 24 (24.74%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Android
2 9 (9.28%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.15%) CentOS
4 4 (4.12%) UNIX
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Analytics
2 22 (22.68%) ETL
2 22 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.28%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.19%) Scrum
6 5 (5.15%) OO
6 5 (5.15%) Web Development
7 4 (4.12%) Migration
7 4 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.12%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (4.12%) Database Tuning
8 3 (3.09%) Business Analytics
8 3 (3.09%) Kanban
8 3 (3.09%) Project Management
8 3 (3.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.09%) Data Management
8 3 (3.09%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.06%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 28 (28.87%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) Java
3 24 (24.74%) C++
4 23 (23.71%) PHP
5 17 (17.53%) Python
6 13 (13.40%) Ruby
7 12 (12.37%) C
8 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
9 8 (8.25%) C#
9 8 (8.25%) T-SQL
10 6 (6.19%) Scala
10 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.06%) R
11 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (3.09%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) PhD
2 2 (2.06%) CISSP
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) SLA
1 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Puppet
2 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (26.80%) Teradata
2 21 (21.65%) Tableau
3 14 (14.43%) Oracle
4 13 (13.40%) Perforce
5 12 (12.37%) Business Objects
6 10 (10.31%) Siebel
7 4 (4.12%) NetApp
7 4 (4.12%) Apple
8 3 (3.09%) Talend
8 3 (3.09%) Cognos
9 2 (2.06%) Informatica
9 2 (2.06%) IBM
9 2 (2.06%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.06%) VMware
9 2 (2.06%) Splunk
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft
10 1 (1.03%) SAP
10 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
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