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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 120 168 171
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 56 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 1.44% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 51 20 23
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 £44,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
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
1237 1455 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.27% 37.52% 41.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1268 1530
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 £27,450 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +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 6 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 6 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 0 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 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 36 (38.71%) Analytics
2 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 31 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
4 29 (31.18%) MySQL
4 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
5 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (29.03%) Java
7 26 (27.96%) C++
7 26 (27.96%) PHP
8 25 (26.88%) Linux
9 22 (23.66%) Amazon Redshift
10 21 (22.58%) Hadoop
10 21 (22.58%) WordPress
10 21 (22.58%) Web Services
11 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
12 18 (19.35%) HTML
12 18 (19.35%) CSS
13 17 (18.28%) ETL
13 17 (18.28%) Perforce
13 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
14 16 (17.20%) Python
15 15 (16.13%) Apache Hive
15 15 (16.13%) Open Source
15 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
17 13 (13.98%) C

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 21 (22.58%) WordPress
2 12 (12.90%) nginx
3 9 (9.68%) SAS
4 8 (8.60%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (31.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (2.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) IPsec
1 4 (4.30%) OpenVPN
2 3 (3.23%) Internet
3 2 (2.15%) NAS
3 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.15%) DNS
3 2 (2.15%) SAN
3 2 (2.15%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (31.18%) MySQL
3 27 (29.03%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (23.66%) Amazon Redshift
5 21 (22.58%) Hadoop
6 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
7 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (17.20%) NoSQL
9 15 (16.13%) Apache Hive
9 15 (16.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (11.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (9.68%) OLAP
12 4 (4.30%) DataStage
13 3 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (3.23%) QlikView
13 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
13 3 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (13.98%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 16 (17.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 13 (13.98%) PHP Developer
3 13 (13.98%) Architect
4 10 (10.75%) Data Architect
5 8 (8.60%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Administrator
6 6 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.38%) Linux Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Consultant
8 4 (4.30%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.30%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (3.23%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Tester
9 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (22.58%) Web Services
2 18 (19.35%) HTML
2 18 (19.35%) CSS
3 12 (12.90%) Kafka
4 10 (10.75%) .NET
5 6 (6.45%) LAMP
6 4 (4.30%) REST
6 4 (4.30%) jQuery
7 3 (3.23%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.08%) Laravel
8 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.08%) Kohana
8 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.08%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.08%) Java EE
8 1 (1.08%) Symfony
8 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.08%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Open Source
2 13 (13.98%) Visualisation
3 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.30%) User Experience
4 4 (4.30%) Telematics
4 4 (4.30%) Cryptography
4 4 (4.30%) PKI
5 2 (2.15%) DTV
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Linux
2 8 (8.60%) Android
2 8 (8.60%) Apple iOS
3 5 (5.38%) CentOS
4 4 (4.30%) UNIX
5 2 (2.15%) Windows
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.71%) Analytics
2 31 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (30.11%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.28%) ETL
5 11 (11.83%) Web Development
6 9 (9.68%) Business Analytics
7 8 (8.60%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.60%) Migration
7 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.60%) Scrum
8 6 (6.45%) OO
9 5 (5.38%) Kanban
9 5 (5.38%) Data Architecture
10 4 (4.30%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (4.30%) MapReduce
10 4 (4.30%) Test Strategy
10 4 (4.30%) Data Management
10 4 (4.30%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.23%) Automated Testing
11 3 (3.23%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (33.33%) SQL
2 27 (29.03%) Java
3 26 (27.96%) C++
3 26 (27.96%) PHP
4 16 (17.20%) Python
5 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.98%) C
6 13 (13.98%) Ruby
7 10 (10.75%) C#
8 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.45%) Bash Shell
10 5 (5.38%) Scala
11 2 (2.15%) R
11 2 (2.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) CISSP
3 1 (1.08%) PhD
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.15%) HDFS
2 1 (1.08%) GPFS
2 1 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.75%) Puppet
2 5 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Perforce
2 10 (10.75%) Teradata
3 9 (9.68%) Tableau
4 8 (8.60%) Oracle
5 6 (6.45%) Business Objects
6 5 (5.38%) SAP
6 5 (5.38%) Cognos
6 5 (5.38%) Talend
7 4 (4.30%) Apple
7 4 (4.30%) VMware
8 3 (3.23%) Siebel
8 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.15%) Informatica
9 2 (2.15%) Ab Initio
9 2 (2.15%) Splunk
10 1 (1.08%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.08%) MapR
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp
10 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience - Superb career role!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £27,000 - £40,000 depending on experience - Superb career role!
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
TRG
Salary: 35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago