The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 25 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.77% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.51% - -
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%
Big Data
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
185 186 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 35.31% 33.04% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 172 175 96
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Big Data
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Northampton

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Northampton

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 29 (87.88%) Hadoop
2 26 (78.79%) Finance
3 25 (75.76%) Java
4 24 (72.73%) ETL
5 18 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (54.55%) Teradata
6 16 (48.48%) Open Source
7 11 (33.33%) Demand Management
7 11 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 11 (33.33%) SAS
7 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 10 (30.30%) SQL
9 9 (27.27%) Talend
9 9 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 9 (27.27%) Scala
9 9 (27.27%) Impala
10 8 (24.24%) Pentaho
10 8 (24.24%) Banking
11 7 (21.21%) Informatica
11 7 (21.21%) Ab Initio
11 7 (21.21%) Legal
12 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
12 6 (18.18%) HDFS
13 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
13 5 (15.15%) Cloudera
13 5 (15.15%) Analytics
14 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (9.09%) Programme Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (87.88%) Hadoop
2 18 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (27.27%) Impala
4 8 (24.24%) Pentaho
5 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.03%) HBase
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (78.79%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Legal
4 2 (6.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Designer
3 10 (30.30%) Big Data Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Data Manager
5 3 (9.09%) ETL Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Designer
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 3 (9.09%) ETL Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) MI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Solutions Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.03%) Kafka
2 1 (3.03%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 16 (48.48%) Open Source
2 6 (18.18%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) ETL
2 11 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 11 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
4 5 (15.15%) Analytics
5 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.09%) Change Management
6 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.06%) Product Management
7 2 (6.06%) Project Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.03%) MapReduce
8 1 (3.03%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Big Data Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) Scala
4 1 (3.03%) C
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Teradata
2 9 (27.27%) Talend
3 7 (21.21%) Informatica
3 7 (21.21%) Ab Initio
4 5 (15.15%) Cloudera
5 3 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Cognos
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle