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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 125 167 171
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 57 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.72% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.81% 1.49% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 19 28
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,700 £57,500
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
1185 1413 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.69% 35.48% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1231 1521
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Rochdale - 2 £54,000 - 1
Salford - 2 £41,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £45,000 -
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (44.19%) Analytics
2 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (32.56%) MySQL
4 26 (30.23%) Java
4 26 (30.23%) PHP
4 26 (30.23%) SQL
4 26 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
4 26 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (26.74%) WordPress
6 22 (25.58%) Hadoop
6 22 (25.58%) C++
6 22 (25.58%) HTML
6 22 (25.58%) CSS
6 22 (25.58%) Linux
7 20 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
8 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
8 19 (22.09%) Perforce
8 19 (22.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (20.93%) Web Services
10 16 (18.60%) Python
10 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (18.60%) NoSQL
10 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (17.44%) Open Source
11 15 (17.44%) Apache Hive
12 14 (16.28%) C
12 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (13.95%) ETL

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 23 (26.74%) WordPress
2 9 (10.47%) nginx
2 9 (10.47%) Apache Pig
3 5 (5.81%) SAS
4 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) Apache
5 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SPSS
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) OpenVPN
1 4 (4.65%) IPsec
2 3 (3.49%) Internet
3 2 (2.33%) NAS
3 2 (2.33%) SAN
3 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.33%) DNS
3 2 (2.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.56%) MySQL
2 26 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
3 22 (25.58%) Hadoop
4 20 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
5 19 (22.09%) Amazon Redshift
6 16 (18.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (18.60%) NoSQL
6 16 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (17.44%) Apache Hive
8 14 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (5.81%) OLAP
11 4 (4.65%) QlikView
11 4 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (3.49%) Data Mining
12 3 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
12 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (3.49%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.49%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Banking
2 3 (3.49%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Marketing
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Electronics
3 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (18.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 15 (17.44%) PHP Developer
4 12 (13.95%) Architect
5 10 (11.63%) Data Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Big Data Architect
7 7 (8.14%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Scala Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Big Data Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Product Owner
9 4 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Business Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.33%) Designer
11 2 (2.33%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (25.58%) HTML
1 22 (25.58%) CSS
2 18 (20.93%) Web Services
3 9 (10.47%) Kafka
4 7 (8.14%) .NET
5 6 (6.98%) LAMP
6 5 (5.81%) REST
6 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.65%) jQuery
8 2 (2.33%) RESTful
8 2 (2.33%) JSON
8 2 (2.33%) Play Framework
8 2 (2.33%) Akka
8 2 (2.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (2.33%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.16%) J2EE
9 1 (1.16%) Middleware
9 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.63%) Visualisation
2 4 (4.65%) PKI
2 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.49%) User Experience
4 2 (2.33%) Telematics
4 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) DTV
5 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.16%) CMDB
5 1 (1.16%) Statistics
5 1 (1.16%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) Android
2 6 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.81%) CentOS
4 4 (4.65%) UNIX
5 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) Windows
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (44.19%) Analytics
2 29 (33.72%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (33.72%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.44%) Open Source
4 12 (13.95%) ETL
5 11 (12.79%) Web Development
6 9 (10.47%) Business Analytics
7 8 (9.30%) Migration
8 7 (8.14%) OO
8 7 (8.14%) Scrum
8 7 (8.14%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.81%) Data Architecture
9 5 (5.81%) Kanban
10 4 (4.65%) MapReduce
10 4 (4.65%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (4.65%) Data Management
11 3 (3.49%) Project Management
11 3 (3.49%) Test Strategy
11 3 (3.49%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.23%) Java
1 26 (30.23%) PHP
1 26 (30.23%) SQL
2 22 (25.58%) C++
3 19 (22.09%) JavaScript
4 16 (18.60%) Python
5 14 (16.28%) C
6 10 (11.63%) C#
6 10 (11.63%) Ruby
7 8 (9.30%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.14%) Scala
9 6 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.65%) R
11 1 (1.16%) VBA
11 1 (1.16%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (2.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.33%) HDFS
1 2 (2.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.16%) GPFS
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) Puppet
2 5 (5.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (22.09%) Perforce
2 6 (6.98%) Tableau
2 6 (6.98%) SAP
2 6 (6.98%) Cognos
3 5 (5.81%) Teradata
3 5 (5.81%) Talend
4 4 (4.65%) VMware
4 4 (4.65%) Oracle
4 4 (4.65%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.65%) Apple
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.49%) Informatica
5 3 (3.49%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.33%) Splunk
7 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.16%) Cloudera
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago