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 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 - 61 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 1.58% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 3.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
182 293 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.64% 51.49% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 154 261 241
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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 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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
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%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
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%) 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%) Business Intelligence
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