The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 60 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 0.63% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.53% 1.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £61,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.69% -
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
189 300 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.26% 47.17% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 150 266 236
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £26,000 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Big Data
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Merseyside region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Merseyside

Big Data
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Liverpool +15 1 £40,000 -34.69%
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google