The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 154 161 207
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +46
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 82 98 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.47% 1.54% 0.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.63% 4.29% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 64 93 39
Median salary £46,658 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.68% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -
Big Data
England

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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1772 2282 2538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 31.70% 35.79% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1949 2173
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Big Data
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Big Data Salary Trend in the North West

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the North West

Big Data
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester +6 56 £46,658 +9.78% 13
Lancashire +21 11 £39,500 -31.30% 2
Merseyside +8 8 £43,750 +16.66% 2
Cheshire +20 5 £50,000 -2.43% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 North West region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 72 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.68%) Java
3 49 (29.88%) SQL
3 49 (29.88%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (25.00%) Analytics
5 38 (23.17%) Hadoop
6 37 (22.56%) C#
7 34 (20.73%) Degree
8 33 (20.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (19.51%) Finance
9 32 (19.51%) Oracle
10 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
10 30 (18.29%) Data Mining
11 28 (17.07%) .NET
12 27 (16.46%) J2EE
13 26 (15.85%) Software Delivery
14 25 (15.24%) Java EE
15 21 (12.80%) MySQL
15 21 (12.80%) Data Management
15 21 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.20%) DevOps
16 20 (12.20%) NoSQL
16 20 (12.20%) Machine Learning
17 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (11.59%) Linux
17 19 (11.59%) Python
17 19 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
18 18 (10.98%) JavaScript
18 18 (10.98%) Manufacturing
18 18 (10.98%) Banking

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 8 (4.88%) Apache Spark
1 8 (4.88%) SAS
2 5 (3.05%) Apache Pig
3 4 (2.44%) Confluence
3 4 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.22%) CMS
4 2 (1.22%) WordPress
5 1 (0.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.83%) SPSS
2 2 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) VPN
2 3 (1.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (23.17%) Hadoop
2 30 (18.29%) Data Mining
2 30 (18.29%) SQL Server
3 21 (12.80%) MySQL
4 20 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 19 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (10.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (9.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (6.71%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.88%) Apache Hive
10 6 (3.66%) DB2
10 6 (3.66%) QlikView
11 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (2.44%) GIS
12 4 (2.44%) Spotfire
13 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.83%) HBase
13 3 (1.83%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.10%) JIRA
2 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.88%) JUnit
4 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.05%) GitLab
6 3 (1.83%) Bugzilla
6 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.83%) Hudson
6 3 (1.83%) Subversion
7 2 (1.22%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.22%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.22%) Selenium
7 2 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.22%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.61%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.61%) QUnit
8 1 (0.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 32 (19.51%) Finance
2 18 (10.98%) Banking
2 18 (10.98%) Manufacturing
2 18 (10.98%) Retail
3 12 (7.32%) Marketing
4 9 (5.49%) Aerospace
5 8 (4.88%) Electronics
5 8 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.44%) Advertising
7 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.22%) Games
7 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (31.10%) Developer
2 24 (14.63%) Project Manager
3 21 (12.80%) Architect
4 18 (10.98%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.37%) Technical Architect
6 16 (9.76%) C# Architect
6 16 (9.76%) Java Architect
6 16 (9.76%) Java Technical Architect
7 14 (8.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Big Data Developer
8 11 (6.71%) Big Data Manager
8 11 (6.71%) Java Software Architect
9 10 (6.10%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Data Scientist
9 10 (6.10%) Digital Agile Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Digital Delivery Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Mobile Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Software Delivery Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Software Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (17.07%) .NET
2 27 (16.46%) J2EE
3 25 (15.24%) Java EE
4 17 (10.37%) Spring
5 16 (9.76%) Hibernate
6 10 (6.10%) Web Services
7 9 (5.49%) MDX
8 8 (4.88%) HTML
9 7 (4.27%) CSS
10 6 (3.66%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.66%) ASP.NET
11 5 (3.05%) HTML5
11 5 (3.05%) JSON
11 5 (3.05%) RESTful
12 4 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (1.83%) REST
13 3 (1.83%) Spring MVC
13 3 (1.83%) Struts
13 3 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.98%) Algorithms
3 16 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (9.15%) Statistics
5 11 (6.71%) Computer Science
6 10 (6.10%) Visualisation
7 9 (5.49%) Life Science
7 9 (5.49%) Mobile App
8 8 (4.88%) CUDA
9 6 (3.66%) Mathematics
10 4 (2.44%) Taxonomies
10 4 (2.44%) Telematics
11 3 (1.83%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.22%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.22%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.22%) Ontologies
12 2 (1.22%) PKI
12 2 (1.22%) Replication
12 2 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.59%) Linux
2 12 (7.32%) Android
3 7 (4.27%) Unix
4 6 (3.66%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 4 (2.44%) Windows
6 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.88%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (25.00%) Analytics
4 33 (20.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (15.85%) Software Delivery
6 21 (12.80%) Data Management
7 20 (12.20%) DevOps
7 20 (12.20%) Machine Learning
8 17 (10.37%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (10.37%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 16 (9.76%) Open Source
9 16 (9.76%) Software Engineering
10 15 (9.15%) Project Management
10 15 (9.15%) TDD
11 14 (8.54%) Data Analysis
12 13 (7.93%) ETL
12 13 (7.93%) Project Planning
13 12 (7.32%) Data Modelling
13 12 (7.32%) Master Data Management
14 11 (6.71%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.68%) Java
2 49 (29.88%) SQL
3 37 (22.56%) C#
4 19 (11.59%) Python
5 18 (10.98%) JavaScript
6 17 (10.37%) Scala
6 17 (10.37%) T-SQL
7 12 (7.32%) R
8 11 (6.71%) C++
9 8 (4.88%) MATLAB
10 7 (4.27%) PHP
11 6 (3.66%) C
11 6 (3.66%) Objective-C
11 6 (3.66%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.44%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.83%) Ruby
14 2 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (20.73%) Degree
2 16 (9.76%) PhD
3 12 (7.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.83%) PMP
5 2 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.22%) RHCE
6 1 (0.61%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) Data Quality
2 7 (4.27%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) COBIT
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.66%) HDFS
2 2 (1.22%) Docker
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (2.44%) Kibana
1 4 (2.44%) Rundeck
2 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.83%) Puppet
3 2 (1.22%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.22%) SELinux
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) Mesos
Vendors
1 32 (19.51%) Oracle
2 14 (8.54%) Teradata
3 9 (5.49%) SAP
4 8 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.88%) Tableau
5 5 (3.05%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.44%) Informatica
6 4 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (2.44%) Netezza
7 3 (1.83%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.83%) Greenplum
7 3 (1.83%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.22%) Cognos
8 2 (1.22%) Google
8 2 (1.22%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.22%) Perforce
8 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.22%) Sun
8 2 (1.22%) Talend
8 2 (1.22%) VMware
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