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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 151 176 219
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +43
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 90 62 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.48% 0.92% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.24% 2.49% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87 56 28
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £80,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
2124 2488 2853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.86% 36.83% 39.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1782 2152 2492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Manchester +49 53 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Cheshire +3 21 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Merseyside -5 1 £40,000 -13.97% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 77 (43.50%) SQL
2 52 (29.38%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (26.55%) Linux
3 47 (26.55%) Analytics
4 46 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
5 44 (24.86%) Web Services
5 44 (24.86%) Java
6 43 (24.29%) Hadoop
6 43 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (23.73%) MySQL
8 41 (23.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 40 (22.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (22.03%) SQL Server
11 35 (19.77%) Migration
12 34 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (17.51%) T-SQL
14 29 (16.38%) C++
15 28 (15.82%) PHP
15 28 (15.82%) NoSQL
16 27 (15.25%) HTML
16 27 (15.25%) CSS
16 27 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
17 26 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
18 25 (14.12%) ETL
19 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
19 24 (13.56%) Apache Hive
20 23 (12.99%) WordPress
21 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
22 20 (11.30%) Teradata
22 20 (11.30%) Windows

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 23 (12.99%) WordPress
2 16 (9.04%) Apache Pig
3 12 (6.78%) SAS
4 9 (5.08%) nginx
5 7 (3.95%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.39%) Apache Spark
6 6 (3.39%) Node.js
7 2 (1.13%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.56%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.56%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.99%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.21%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.65%) Amazon S3
4 8 (4.52%) Amazon Glacier
4 8 (4.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 8 (4.52%) Route 53
5 6 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (2.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (1.13%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.08%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (2.26%) OpenVPN
2 4 (2.26%) IPsec
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
4 2 (1.13%) NAS
4 2 (1.13%) Firewall
4 2 (1.13%) DMZ
4 2 (1.13%) SAN
4 2 (1.13%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.29%) Hadoop
2 42 (23.73%) MySQL
3 41 (23.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (22.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (22.03%) SQL Server
6 34 (19.21%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (15.82%) NoSQL
8 27 (15.25%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (14.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (13.56%) Apache Hive
11 19 (10.73%) Amazon Redshift
12 15 (8.47%) Data Mining
13 12 (6.78%) Amazon RDS
14 11 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (5.08%) HBase
16 8 (4.52%) MongoDB
17 7 (3.95%) Pentaho
18 6 (3.39%) VLDB
19 5 (2.82%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 12 (6.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 11 (6.21%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.39%) Subversion
3 6 (3.39%) NUnit
3 6 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.82%) JUnit
4 5 (2.82%) Maven
4 5 (2.82%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.69%) Selenium
6 1 (0.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (10.17%) Finance
2 16 (9.04%) Banking
3 5 (2.82%) Marketing
4 4 (2.26%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.69%) Electronics
5 3 (1.69%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.69%) Retail
6 2 (1.13%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 75 (42.37%) Developer
2 34 (19.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 33 (18.64%) Architect
4 15 (8.47%) PHP Developer
5 14 (7.91%) Senior Developer
6 11 (6.21%) Data Architect
6 11 (6.21%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (5.08%) Administrator
8 8 (4.52%) Analyst
8 8 (4.52%) Big Data Architect
9 7 (3.95%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.95%) Lead Architect
10 6 (3.39%) Designer
10 6 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (3.39%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.39%) DBA
10 6 (3.39%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.39%) Big Data Developer
11 5 (2.82%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (2.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (24.86%) Web Services
2 27 (15.25%) HTML
2 27 (15.25%) CSS
3 18 (10.17%) .NET
4 15 (8.47%) JSON
5 11 (6.21%) jQuery
6 10 (5.65%) Kafka
7 9 (5.08%) J2EE
8 8 (4.52%) ASP.NET
9 7 (3.95%) .NET Framework
9 7 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (3.39%) RESTful
10 6 (3.39%) HTML5
10 6 (3.39%) Java EE
10 6 (3.39%) LAMP
10 6 (3.39%) CSS3
10 6 (3.39%) WebSockets
10 6 (3.39%) WebRTC
11 5 (2.82%) REST
11 5 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.73%) Open Source
2 15 (8.47%) Visualisation
3 13 (7.34%) Telematics
4 12 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (5.08%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.52%) User Experience
7 7 (3.95%) Replication
8 5 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.82%) CMDB
9 4 (2.26%) Statistics
9 4 (2.26%) PKI
9 4 (2.26%) Cryptography
9 4 (2.26%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.69%) PMI
10 3 (1.69%) DTV
10 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.55%) Linux
2 20 (11.30%) Windows
3 18 (10.17%) Apple iOS
3 18 (10.17%) Android
4 15 (8.47%) UNIX
5 5 (2.82%) CentOS
6 4 (2.26%) VME
7 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (29.38%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (26.55%) Analytics
3 43 (24.29%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (19.77%) Migration
5 25 (14.12%) ETL
6 21 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (9.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 15 (8.47%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (6.78%) Web Development
10 11 (6.21%) SIEM
11 10 (5.65%) Unit Testing
12 9 (5.08%) Business Analytics
12 9 (5.08%) DevOps
12 9 (5.08%) Anomaly Detection
12 9 (5.08%) Scrum
12 9 (5.08%) MVC
12 9 (5.08%) Data Architecture
13 8 (4.52%) Data Management
13 8 (4.52%) Project Management
14 7 (3.95%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (43.50%) SQL
2 44 (24.86%) Java
3 31 (17.51%) T-SQL
4 29 (16.38%) C++
5 28 (15.82%) PHP
6 24 (13.56%) JavaScript
7 18 (10.17%) C
8 17 (9.60%) C#
8 17 (9.60%) Python
9 10 (5.65%) Ruby
9 10 (5.65%) Scala
10 7 (3.95%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.39%) R
12 5 (2.82%) Groovy
13 4 (2.26%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.26%) COBOL
14 2 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.95%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) PhD
2 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.13%) CISSP
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.21%) Docker
2 9 (5.08%) Snort
3 3 (1.69%) HDFS
4 2 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.56%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (6.21%) Puppet
2 5 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.69%) Oozie
4 1 (0.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 20 (11.30%) Teradata
2 19 (10.73%) Perforce
3 18 (10.17%) Oracle
4 12 (6.78%) Talend
5 10 (5.65%) Ab Initio
5 10 (5.65%) Informatica
6 9 (5.08%) Sourcefire
7 8 (4.52%) SAP
8 7 (3.95%) Vertica
8 7 (3.95%) Tableau
8 7 (3.95%) Cognos
9 6 (3.39%) Microsoft
10 5 (2.82%) VMware
11 4 (2.26%) Netezza
11 4 (2.26%) Fujitsu
11 4 (2.26%) ICL
11 4 (2.26%) IBM
11 4 (2.26%) Apple
11 4 (2.26%) Siebel
11 4 (2.26%) Business Objects
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Jonathan Garth
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £85k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+attractive benefits+extensive career progression
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Research Councils UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
The MRJ Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic bonus and benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago