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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 140 139 178
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +39
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 54 41 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.28% 1.09% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 3.02% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 33 18
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -27.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £29,600 £49,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £101,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
1423 1358 1795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 33.70% 36.08% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1224 1685
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 48 (42.48%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (37.17%) Finance
3 37 (32.74%) Hadoop
3 37 (32.74%) Analytics
4 36 (31.86%) SQL
5 32 (28.32%) Java
5 32 (28.32%) ETL
6 29 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (24.78%) SAS
8 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (21.24%) Teradata
9 24 (21.24%) Banking
10 23 (20.35%) OLAP
11 22 (19.47%) Linux
12 21 (18.58%) MongoDB
12 21 (18.58%) .NET
13 20 (17.70%) DataStage
13 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
14 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
15 18 (15.93%) Tableau
15 18 (15.93%) Oracle
15 18 (15.93%) NoSQL
15 18 (15.93%) Web Services
16 16 (14.16%) MySQL
16 16 (14.16%) C++
17 15 (13.27%) Python
17 15 (13.27%) C#
17 15 (13.27%) Visualisation
18 14 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
18 14 (12.39%) Business Objects

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (24.78%) SAS
2 8 (7.08%) nginx
3 6 (5.31%) Jetty
3 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.31%) JBoss
4 4 (3.54%) Apache Pig
5 3 (2.65%) Apache
6 2 (1.77%) WordPress
6 2 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.77%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.77%) Confluence
7 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.42%) MS Project
2 5 (4.42%) MS Office
3 3 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.62%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.96%) Office 365
3 4 (3.54%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.65%) Route 53
4 3 (2.65%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.77%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.77%) SaaS
6 1 (0.88%) ElastiCache
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.54%) Internet
1 4 (3.54%) IPsec
1 4 (3.54%) OpenVPN
2 2 (1.77%) PPTP
2 2 (1.77%) VPN
3 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (42.48%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (32.74%) Hadoop
3 23 (20.35%) OLAP
4 21 (18.58%) MongoDB
5 20 (17.70%) DataStage
6 19 (16.81%) SQL Server
7 18 (15.93%) NoSQL
8 16 (14.16%) MySQL
9 14 (12.39%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (12.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (9.73%) Relational Database
11 8 (7.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 8 (7.08%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (6.19%) DB2
12 7 (6.19%) Pentaho
13 6 (5.31%) Data Mining
13 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (4.42%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Selenium
1 6 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.65%) Maven
3 2 (1.77%) JIRA
3 2 (1.77%) PHPUnit
4 1 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
General
1 42 (37.17%) Finance
2 24 (21.24%) Banking
3 7 (6.19%) Retail
4 6 (5.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.88%) Billing
6 1 (0.88%) Local Government
6 1 (0.88%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (28.32%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Architect
3 16 (14.16%) Consultant
4 9 (7.96%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (7.08%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 8 (7.08%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 7 (6.19%) Administrator
6 7 (6.19%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.31%) Data Architect
7 6 (5.31%) DBA
7 6 (5.31%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.42%) QA Leader
8 5 (4.42%) SQL DBA
9 4 (3.54%) Analyst
9 4 (3.54%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.54%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (3.54%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (2.65%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (2.65%) Test Leader
10 3 (2.65%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.58%) .NET
2 18 (15.93%) Web Services
3 13 (11.50%) jQuery
4 10 (8.85%) Kafka
5 9 (7.96%) HTML
5 9 (7.96%) CSS
6 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
6 7 (6.19%) Ajax
7 6 (5.31%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.31%) Spring MVC
7 6 (5.31%) Hibernate
7 6 (5.31%) Spring
8 2 (1.77%) LAMP
8 2 (1.77%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.27%) Visualisation
2 10 (8.85%) Mobile App
2 10 (8.85%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (7.96%) Open Source
4 6 (5.31%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (4.42%) Mainframe
5 5 (4.42%) Social Media
5 5 (4.42%) User Experience
5 5 (4.42%) Telematics
6 4 (3.54%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.65%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.65%) Statistics
8 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.77%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.77%) PKI
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.47%) Linux
2 9 (7.96%) Windows
3 8 (7.08%) Android
3 8 (7.08%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.54%) CentOS
5 3 (2.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.74%) Analytics
2 32 (28.32%) ETL
3 29 (25.66%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.62%) Mentoring
6 10 (8.85%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.96%) ERP
8 8 (7.08%) Data Management
8 8 (7.08%) Data Analysis
8 8 (7.08%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.19%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.19%) Scrum
10 6 (5.31%) TDD
11 5 (4.42%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.42%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.42%) Performance Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Load Testing
11 5 (4.42%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.86%) SQL
2 32 (28.32%) Java
3 16 (14.16%) C++
4 15 (13.27%) Python
4 15 (13.27%) C#
5 13 (11.50%) PHP
6 8 (7.08%) Ruby
6 8 (7.08%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.31%) C
8 5 (4.42%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.42%) R
9 4 (3.54%) VB6
9 4 (3.54%) VB
10 3 (2.65%) VBA
10 3 (2.65%) Perl
10 3 (2.65%) Scala
11 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.77%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.65%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.77%) Squid
Systems Management
1 9 (7.96%) Puppet
2 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.77%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (21.24%) Teradata
2 20 (17.70%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.93%) Oracle
3 18 (15.93%) Tableau
4 14 (12.39%) Business Objects
5 10 (8.85%) Siebel
6 5 (4.42%) NetApp
7 3 (2.65%) IBM
7 3 (2.65%) Hitachi
7 3 (2.65%) Sybase
8 2 (1.77%) SAP
8 2 (1.77%) Apple
8 2 (1.77%) Perforce
8 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.88%) Talend
9 1 (0.88%) RainStor
9 1 (0.88%) Cognos
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