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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 65 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.19% 1.42% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 4.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +1.50%
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
233 208 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 44.89% 32.76% 36.88%
Number of salaries quoted 189 180 210
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £29,850 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Insight Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) R
1 4 (100.00%) SQL