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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 112 129 146
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 79 62 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.01% 1.51% 0.96%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.38% 4.20% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 36
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £175,000 £80,000 £67,500
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
1238 1476 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.55% 35.85% 35.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1232 1221
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 58 (42.65%) Analytics
2 52 (38.24%) SQL
3 49 (36.03%) Hadoop
4 43 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (30.15%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (25.00%) IBM
7 33 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (21.32%) Retail
8 29 (21.32%) Tableau
8 29 (21.32%) Hortonworks
9 28 (20.59%) Degree
10 27 (19.85%) MySQL
11 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
11 25 (18.38%) Java
11 25 (18.38%) PHP
11 25 (18.38%) CSS
11 25 (18.38%) Linux
11 25 (18.38%) Teradata
12 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
12 24 (17.65%) Use Case
13 23 (16.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 23 (16.91%) NoSQL
13 23 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (16.91%) HTML
14 22 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
14 22 (16.18%) Open Source
14 22 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
15 21 (15.44%) IBM BigInsights
15 21 (15.44%) WordPress
15 21 (15.44%) Apache Hive

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 21 (15.44%) WordPress
2 15 (11.03%) Apache Pig
3 11 (8.09%) SAS
4 9 (6.62%) Apache
5 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.94%) Drupal
7 3 (2.21%) nginx
7 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.21%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.47%) IIS
8 2 (1.47%) Node.js
9 1 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (5.88%) SPSS
2 4 (2.94%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Unica
2 4 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (16.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.47%) IaaS
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.47%) NAS
2 2 (1.47%) SMS
2 2 (1.47%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.47%) DNS
2 2 (1.47%) SAN
2 2 (1.47%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (36.03%) Hadoop
2 41 (30.15%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (19.85%) MySQL
4 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
5 23 (16.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (16.91%) NoSQL
6 22 (16.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 22 (16.18%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (15.44%) IBM BigInsights
7 21 (15.44%) Apache Hive
8 20 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (9.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 11 (8.09%) QlikView
12 8 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 7 (5.15%) OLAP
14 6 (4.41%) DataStage
15 5 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (3.68%) DB2
15 5 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (2.94%) PHPUnit
2 3 (2.21%) Selenium
3 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (21.32%) Retail
2 16 (11.76%) Banking
3 12 (8.82%) Finance
4 7 (5.15%) Marketing
5 5 (3.68%) Automotive
6 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.94%) Electronics
6 4 (2.94%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (34.56%) Developer
2 22 (16.18%) Consultant
3 21 (15.44%) Architect
4 17 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 16 (11.76%) Data Architect
5 16 (11.76%) PHP Developer
6 13 (9.56%) Big Data Architect
7 10 (7.35%) Administrator
8 9 (6.62%) DBA
8 9 (6.62%) Data Consultant
8 9 (6.62%) Hadoop Administrator
9 8 (5.88%) Teradata DBA
10 7 (5.15%) Data Administrator
10 7 (5.15%) Big Data Consultant
11 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Business Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
13 4 (2.94%) Product Owner
13 4 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.38%) CSS
2 23 (16.91%) HTML
3 14 (10.29%) Web Services
4 13 (9.56%) .NET
5 11 (8.09%) jQuery
5 11 (8.09%) REST
5 11 (8.09%) AngularJS
6 10 (7.35%) LAMP
7 6 (4.41%) XML
8 5 (3.68%) J2EE
9 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.94%) Ajax
9 4 (2.94%) Laravel
9 4 (2.94%) Kafka
10 3 (2.21%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.21%) Spring
11 2 (1.47%) Backbone.js
11 2 (1.47%) SAP PI
11 2 (1.47%) RESTful
11 2 (1.47%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 16 (11.76%) Visualisation
2 16 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 11 (8.09%) Data Integration
5 9 (6.62%) Social Media
6 6 (4.41%) Replication
7 4 (2.94%) DTV
8 2 (1.47%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.74%) User Experience
9 1 (0.74%) Statistics
9 1 (0.74%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.38%) Linux
2 7 (5.15%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.47%) UNIX
3 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.65%) Analytics
2 43 (31.62%) Business Intelligence
3 33 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (17.65%) Use Case
5 22 (16.18%) Open Source
6 20 (14.71%) Business Analytics
7 17 (12.50%) Information Management
8 15 (11.03%) Data Management
8 15 (11.03%) Problem Management
9 12 (8.82%) Web Development
9 12 (8.82%) ETL
10 11 (8.09%) Scrum
10 11 (8.09%) Logistics
10 11 (8.09%) Data Architecture
11 10 (7.35%) API Development
12 9 (6.62%) MapReduce
12 9 (6.62%) Migration
13 8 (5.88%) OO
14 7 (5.15%) CRM
14 7 (5.15%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 52 (38.24%) SQL
2 25 (18.38%) Java
2 25 (18.38%) PHP
3 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 12 (8.82%) R
5 11 (8.09%) C++
6 10 (7.35%) C#
7 9 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 8 (5.88%) Python
9 5 (3.68%) Scala
10 4 (2.94%) Ruby
10 4 (2.94%) ActionScript
10 4 (2.94%) C
10 4 (2.94%) Perl
11 2 (1.47%) VBA
12 1 (0.74%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (1.47%) ISEB
2 2 (1.47%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (11.03%) HDFS
2 7 (5.15%) GPFS
3 6 (4.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (2.94%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.47%) Docker
5 2 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (8.09%) Oozie
2 8 (5.88%) Ambari
3 7 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.68%) Puppet
4 5 (3.68%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.47%) StatsD
Vendors
1 34 (25.00%) IBM
2 29 (21.32%) Tableau
2 29 (21.32%) Hortonworks
3 25 (18.38%) Teradata
4 21 (15.44%) Perforce
5 15 (11.03%) Cognos
5 15 (11.03%) Twitter
6 13 (9.56%) Oracle
7 12 (8.82%) SAP
7 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
7 12 (8.82%) Cloudera
8 11 (8.09%) MapR
9 10 (7.35%) Apple
10 8 (5.88%) Informatica
10 8 (5.88%) VMware
11 7 (5.15%) Red Hat
11 7 (5.15%) Ab Initio
11 7 (5.15%) Netezza
12 4 (2.94%) HP
12 4 (2.94%) Talend
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £90 - 120k+ & excellent, comprehensive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dabster Systems
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Dabster Systems
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + full range of benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IBM
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
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