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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
North West / Merseyside
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.67% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.66% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%

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
241 169 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 40.44% 33.53% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 200 137 141
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 16 January 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 - 4 £62,500 - 1
Big Data
North West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Oracle
3 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
4 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
4 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (22.22%) Puppet
6 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (16.67%) Analytics
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
6 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
6 3 (16.67%) vRealize
6 3 (16.67%) Icinga
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (16.67%) VMware
6 3 (16.67%) Essbase

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 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 3 (16.67%) Essbase
3 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 6 (33.33%) Data Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Architect
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Data Architect
4 4 (22.22%) Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle BI Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Virtualisation Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction
4 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Data Acquisition
3 5 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.56%) Bayesian Methods
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) Go
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) R
2 1 (5.56%) Scala
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MBA
1 1 (5.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Icinga
2 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (16.67%) vRealize
3 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco
2 3 (16.67%) Dell
2 3 (16.67%) EMC
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) SaltStack