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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 147 157 179
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +22
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 42 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 0.54% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 1.45% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 40 18 15
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 £27,500 £30,000 £50,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £61,750 £58,000
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
1278 1379 1779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.91% 37.44% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1115 1247 1648
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Manchester

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
2 43 (45.74%) Finance
3 32 (34.04%) Analytics
4 30 (31.91%) Hadoop
4 30 (31.91%) SQL
5 27 (28.72%) ETL
6 26 (27.66%) Java
7 25 (26.60%) Teradata
7 25 (26.60%) Banking
8 24 (25.53%) SAS
9 23 (24.47%) OLAP
10 20 (21.28%) DataStage
10 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (19.15%) Tableau
12 17 (18.09%) Linux
12 17 (18.09%) C++
13 16 (17.02%) .NET
13 16 (17.02%) Oracle
13 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (15.96%) MySQL
14 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
15 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.83%) Python
17 12 (12.77%) Web Services
17 12 (12.77%) Business Objects
17 12 (12.77%) PHP
17 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
17 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
17 12 (12.77%) Kafka
18 11 (11.70%) Microsoft

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (25.53%) SAS
2 10 (10.64%) nginx
3 7 (7.45%) WordPress
4 4 (4.26%) Apache Pig
5 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) MS Project
2 5 (5.32%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) IPsec
1 4 (4.26%) OpenVPN
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (46.81%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (31.91%) Hadoop
3 23 (24.47%) OLAP
4 20 (21.28%) DataStage
5 15 (15.96%) MySQL
5 15 (15.96%) MongoDB
6 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
7 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
8 10 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (10.64%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (8.51%) Relational Database
9 8 (8.51%) Oracle OLAP
9 8 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (7.45%) Pentaho
10 7 (7.45%) DB2
11 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (5.32%) OLTP
11 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.06%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
General
1 43 (45.74%) Finance
2 25 (26.60%) Banking
3 9 (9.57%) Retail
4 6 (6.38%) Marketing
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
5 1 (1.06%) International Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Consultant
3 13 (13.83%) Architect
4 10 (10.64%) Administrator
5 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse Specialist
5 8 (8.51%) Data Warehouse Consultant
6 6 (6.38%) DBA
7 5 (5.32%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Architect
7 5 (5.32%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.26%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.26%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (3.19%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Linux Software Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.19%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.19%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) .NET
2 12 (12.77%) Web Services
2 12 (12.77%) Kafka
3 9 (9.57%) HTML
3 9 (9.57%) CSS
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.13%) jQuery
4 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Visualisation
2 9 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.51%) Open Source
4 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.32%) Telematics
5 5 (5.32%) User Experience
5 5 (5.32%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.26%) Cryptography
6 4 (4.26%) Algorithms
6 4 (4.26%) PKI
7 3 (3.19%) Statistics
7 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.19%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (2.13%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.13%) Social Media
8 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Apple iOS
2 10 (10.64%) Android
3 5 (5.32%) Windows
4 4 (4.26%) UNIX
4 4 (4.26%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.04%) Analytics
2 27 (28.72%) ETL
3 20 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.51%) Data Management
5 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
6 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.32%) Project Planning
7 5 (5.32%) Database Tuning
7 5 (5.32%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (5.32%) Asset Management
7 5 (5.32%) Scrum
7 5 (5.32%) ERP
7 5 (5.32%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.19%) Web Development
8 3 (3.19%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (3.19%) Change Control
8 3 (3.19%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (31.91%) SQL
2 26 (27.66%) Java
3 17 (18.09%) C++
4 13 (13.83%) Python
5 12 (12.77%) PHP
6 10 (10.64%) C#
6 10 (10.64%) Ruby
7 7 (7.45%) C
8 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
9 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.26%) VB
10 4 (4.26%) VB6
10 4 (4.26%) Scala
11 3 (3.19%) VBA
12 2 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.13%) PhD
2 2 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) SLA
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.06%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Teradata
2 18 (19.15%) Tableau
3 16 (17.02%) Oracle
4 12 (12.77%) Business Objects
5 11 (11.70%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.64%) Siebel
7 5 (5.32%) NetApp
8 4 (4.26%) Apple
9 3 (3.19%) Perforce
9 3 (3.19%) Sybase
9 3 (3.19%) IBM
10 2 (2.13%) Cognos
11 1 (1.06%) RainStor
11 1 (1.06%) Talend
11 1 (1.06%) Ab Initio
11 1 (1.06%) Informatica
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