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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
North West / Merseyside
Rank 61 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.91% 0.79% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.37% 2.02% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median salary £62,500 £61,125 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.24% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.99%

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
211 198 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.43% 39.05% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 182 166 174
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,144 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 5 £62,500 +2.24%
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
2 5 (38.46%) Data Acquisition
3 4 (30.77%) Puppet
3 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) ITSM
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) vRealize
4 3 (23.08%) Icinga
4 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
4 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Blockchain
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Data Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Data Scientist
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Data Acquisition
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Machine Learning
4 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (15.38%) Statistics
5 1 (7.69%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Discovery
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Statistical Computing
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) R
3 1 (7.69%) Go
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Scala
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PhD
1 1 (7.69%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Puppet
2 3 (23.08%) Icinga
2 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (23.08%) vRealize
3 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
1 3 (23.08%) EMC
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
1 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Teradata
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
3 1 (7.69%) SAP