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 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
England / North West
Rank 121 171 171
Rank change year-on-year
+50 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 139 68 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.34% 1.20% 1.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.91% 3.77% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 92 56 71
Median salary £53,750 £42,469 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.56% -19.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £61,215
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 North West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2012 1806 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.91% 31.82% 33.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1722 1575 2020
Median salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 February 2017.

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 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
Manchester +47 116 £55,000 +29.41% 17
Cheshire +18 13 £52,500 +23.62% 5
Merseyside -2 5 £62,500 +2.24%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 193 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (46.31%) Hadoop
3 152 (43.18%) Analytics
4 149 (42.33%) Java
5 133 (37.78%) SQL
6 117 (33.24%) Python
7 106 (30.11%) C#
8 100 (28.41%) MySQL
8 100 (28.41%) Apache Spark
9 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
9 89 (25.28%) Scrum
10 87 (24.72%) Business Intelligence
11 83 (23.58%) DevOps
12 82 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
13 81 (23.01%) Software Engineering
14 77 (21.88%) SQL Server
15 74 (21.02%) Oracle
16 73 (20.74%) Spring
17 69 (19.60%) E-Commerce
18 68 (19.32%) Data Analytics
19 66 (18.75%) Relational Database
20 65 (18.47%) Visualisation
21 64 (18.18%) MongoDB
21 64 (18.18%) HTML
22 63 (17.90%) AngularJS
23 62 (17.61%) Machine Learning
23 62 (17.61%) Perl
24 61 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
25 60 (17.05%) Node.js
25 60 (17.05%) CSS

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
1 100 (28.41%) Apache Spark
2 61 (17.33%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (16.19%) Apache Pig
4 33 (9.38%) SAS
5 12 (3.41%) Apache
5 12 (3.41%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.84%) Apache Solr
7 9 (2.56%) JBoss
7 9 (2.56%) Jetty
7 9 (2.56%) OpenStack
7 9 (2.56%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.56%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) WordPress
10 1 (0.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 17 (4.83%) SPSS
2 11 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.42%) Stata
4 2 (0.57%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.28%) MS Office
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.28%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.28%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 82 (23.30%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (7.10%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.13%) SaaS
5 10 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.70%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.85%) PaaS
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.70%) Intranet
2 3 (0.85%) Broadband
3 2 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.28%) DNS
4 1 (0.28%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (46.31%) Hadoop
2 100 (28.41%) MySQL
3 77 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 66 (18.75%) Relational Database
5 64 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 58 (16.48%) Apache Hive
7 50 (14.20%) RDBMS
8 46 (13.07%) NoSQL
9 35 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
10 34 (9.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 33 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (5.68%) MS Access
14 18 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 16 (4.55%) Data Mining
15 16 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 15 (4.26%) QlikView
17 13 (3.69%) Amazon Redshift
18 11 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
19 9 (2.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (6.53%) NUnit
2 22 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.40%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.70%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (1.42%) GoCD
6 5 (1.42%) JUnit
6 5 (1.42%) Maven
7 2 (0.57%) Firebug
7 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.57%) Selenium
8 1 (0.28%) Appium
8 1 (0.28%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.28%) EasyMock
8 1 (0.28%) Gradle
8 1 (0.28%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.28%) Mockito
8 1 (0.28%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (13.64%) Finance
2 43 (12.22%) Marketing
3 42 (11.93%) Retail
4 32 (9.09%) Military
5 17 (4.83%) Banking
6 15 (4.26%) Legal
7 13 (3.69%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.84%) Electronics
8 10 (2.84%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.27%) Advertising
10 5 (1.42%) Games
10 5 (1.42%) Law
11 4 (1.14%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (39.77%) Developer
2 60 (17.05%) Senior Developer
3 56 (15.91%) Java Developer
4 50 (14.20%) Architect
5 49 (13.92%) Software Developer
6 48 (13.64%) Software Engineer
7 35 (9.94%) Data Scientist
8 34 (9.66%) .NET Developer
9 33 (9.38%) C# Developer
9 33 (9.38%) Lead Developer
10 29 (8.24%) Java Software Developer
11 24 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (6.82%) Lead .NET Developer
12 23 (6.53%) Analyst
13 22 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
14 21 (5.97%) Java Engineer
14 21 (5.97%) Lead C# Developer
14 21 (5.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 21 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
15 20 (5.68%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (20.74%) Spring
2 64 (18.18%) HTML
3 63 (17.90%) AngularJS
4 60 (17.05%) CSS
4 60 (17.05%) Node.js
5 55 (15.63%) .NET
5 55 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 55 (15.63%) Java EE
6 48 (13.64%) jQuery
7 46 (13.07%) Apache Camel
8 44 (12.50%) HTML5
8 44 (12.50%) Middleware
9 40 (11.36%) CSS3
10 36 (10.23%) WCF
11 34 (9.66%) React
12 30 (8.52%) Web Services
13 29 (8.24%) REST
14 23 (6.53%) WPF
15 19 (5.40%) LAMP
16 17 (4.83%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.52%) iPad
2 29 (8.24%) PKI
3 27 (7.67%) Algorithms
3 27 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.53%) Xbox
5 21 (5.97%) Computer Science
6 20 (5.68%) Credit Risk
7 17 (4.83%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.70%) NHS
10 5 (1.42%) Cybercrime
10 5 (1.42%) Cyberthreat
10 5 (1.42%) User Experience
11 4 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (0.85%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.85%) Social Media
13 2 (0.57%) Online Gambling
13 2 (0.57%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.57%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 38 (10.80%) Linux
2 11 (3.13%) Android
2 11 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 7 (1.99%) Unix
4 4 (1.14%) Windows
5 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (54.83%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (43.18%) Analytics
3 89 (25.28%) Scrum
4 87 (24.72%) Business Intelligence
5 83 (23.58%) DevOps
6 81 (23.01%) Software Engineering
7 69 (19.60%) E-Commerce
8 68 (19.32%) Data Analytics
9 65 (18.47%) Visualisation
10 62 (17.61%) Machine Learning
11 59 (16.76%) TDD
12 57 (16.19%) SDLC
13 43 (12.22%) Information Security
14 42 (11.93%) Time Management
15 41 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
16 40 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
16 40 (11.36%) Open Source
17 36 (10.23%) MVC
18 32 (9.09%) SOA
19 31 (8.81%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 149 (42.33%) Java
2 133 (37.78%) SQL
3 117 (33.24%) Python
4 106 (30.11%) C#
5 89 (25.28%) JavaScript
6 62 (17.61%) Perl
7 54 (15.34%) C
8 49 (13.92%) Ruby
9 38 (10.80%) R
10 30 (8.52%) T-SQL
11 22 (6.25%) Scala
12 18 (5.11%) PHP
13 17 (4.83%) C++
14 14 (3.98%) Go
14 14 (3.98%) MATLAB
15 13 (3.69%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.42%) Clojure
16 5 (1.42%) VBA
17 3 (0.85%) Haskell
17 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 54 (15.34%) Degree
2 40 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 37 (10.51%) DV Cleared
4 25 (7.10%) PhD
5 5 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.28%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.69%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.85%) QA
3 2 (0.57%) COBIT
3 2 (0.57%) IFRS
3 2 (0.57%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 46 (13.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (12.22%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.13%) Docker
4 6 (1.70%) HDFS
5 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 19 (5.40%) Kibana
1 19 (5.40%) Puppet
2 15 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (3.13%) Ansible
4 9 (2.56%) logstash
4 9 (2.56%) Salt
4 9 (2.56%) Terraform
5 5 (1.42%) Packer
6 3 (0.85%) Icinga
6 3 (0.85%) vRealize
7 1 (0.28%) Mesos
7 1 (0.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 74 (21.02%) Oracle
2 46 (13.07%) VMware
3 37 (10.51%) Google
4 30 (8.52%) Microsoft
5 27 (7.67%) Tableau
6 13 (3.69%) Cloudera
7 12 (3.41%) SAP
8 9 (2.56%) Teradata
9 7 (1.99%) Hortonworks
10 6 (1.70%) Remedy
10 6 (1.70%) Talend
11 3 (0.85%) Cisco
11 3 (0.85%) Cognos
11 3 (0.85%) Dell
11 3 (0.85%) EMC
11 3 (0.85%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.85%) SaltStack
11 3 (0.85%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.57%) Perforce
12 2 (0.57%) Xamarin
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