The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 38 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 43 32 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.90% 3.32% 0.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.48% 8.72% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 6
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Big Data
Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 367 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 35.80% 38.07% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 233 340 281
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Big Data
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Oxford

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 55 (78.57%) Java
2 46 (65.71%) Software Engineering
3 36 (51.43%) TDD
4 34 (48.57%) SQL
5 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (42.86%) NoSQL
7 27 (38.57%) Degree
8 26 (37.14%) Spring
8 26 (37.14%) Web Services
9 23 (32.86%) Oracle
10 22 (31.43%) XML
10 22 (31.43%) Python
11 21 (30.00%) Publishing
11 21 (30.00%) HTML
11 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
12 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (28.57%) Scrum
12 20 (28.57%) J2EE
13 17 (24.29%) Middleware
13 17 (24.29%) Hadoop
14 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (22.86%) Linux
15 15 (21.43%) BDD
16 14 (20.00%) Apache Hive
16 14 (20.00%) PyUnit
16 14 (20.00%) JDBC
16 14 (20.00%) JUnit
16 14 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
17 13 (18.57%) Integration Testing
17 13 (18.57%) Test Automation

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (12.86%) CMS
1 9 (12.86%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.14%) Node.js
3 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.86%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Visio
1 9 (12.86%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.86%) LucidChart
3 5 (7.14%) GitHub
4 2 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) GPRS
1 1 (1.43%) WLAN
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.43%) DNS
1 1 (1.43%) Firewall
1 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 17 (24.29%) Hadoop
3 14 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 14 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (7.14%) MySQL
7 3 (4.29%) HBase
8 2 (2.86%) Triplestore
8 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.86%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
9 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.00%) PyUnit
2 14 (20.00%) JUnit
3 9 (12.86%) Axure RP
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
5 4 (5.71%) Ant
6 2 (2.86%) Hudson
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 2 (2.86%) CruiseControl
General
1 21 (30.00%) Publishing
2 3 (4.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 25 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 17 (24.29%) Java Developer
3 17 (24.29%) Senior Software Engineer
4 16 (22.86%) Senior Developer
5 15 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (17.14%) Development Engineer
6 12 (17.14%) Senior Development Engineer
7 11 (15.71%) Software Developer
8 10 (14.29%) Analyst
9 9 (12.86%) Agile Business Analyst
9 9 (12.86%) Business Analyst
10 7 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) Web Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 2 (2.86%) Project Manager
12 2 (2.86%) Technical Project Manager
12 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.86%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.86%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (37.14%) Spring
1 26 (37.14%) Web Services
2 22 (31.43%) XML
3 21 (30.00%) HTML
4 20 (28.57%) J2EE
5 17 (24.29%) Middleware
6 14 (20.00%) JDBC
7 7 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (7.14%) Ember.js
8 5 (7.14%) Backbone.js
8 5 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.71%) Java EE
10 3 (4.29%) Hibernate
11 2 (2.86%) REST
11 2 (2.86%) NumPy
11 2 (2.86%) JSP
11 2 (2.86%) Servlets
11 2 (2.86%) JNDI
12 1 (1.43%) Ajax
12 1 (1.43%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Mathematics
2 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.86%) Human Factors
3 9 (12.86%) Social Media
3 9 (12.86%) Digital Media
4 7 (10.00%) Open Source
5 6 (8.57%) Statistics
6 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.86%) Linked Data
7 2 (2.86%) Semantic Web
7 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
7 2 (2.86%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (22.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.43%) Windows
2 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (65.71%) Software Engineering
2 36 (51.43%) TDD
3 33 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (28.57%) Scrum
5 16 (22.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (21.43%) BDD
7 13 (18.57%) Integration Testing
7 13 (18.57%) Test Automation
8 12 (17.14%) Machine Learning
9 9 (12.86%) User Experience Design
9 9 (12.86%) Usability Engineering
9 9 (12.86%) Workflow
9 9 (12.86%) Information Architecture
10 7 (10.00%) Analytics
10 7 (10.00%) OO
11 5 (7.14%) MVC
11 5 (7.14%) Web Development
11 5 (7.14%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
12 3 (4.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (78.57%) Java
2 34 (48.57%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) Python
4 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.57%) Perl
5 6 (8.57%) C++
6 5 (7.14%) C#
6 5 (7.14%) PHP
6 5 (7.14%) PHP5
7 2 (2.86%) R
7 2 (2.86%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.86%) XQuery
7 2 (2.86%) SPARQL
7 2 (2.86%) XPath
7 2 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.43%) Fortran
8 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (38.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.43%) KVM
Vendors
1 23 (32.86%) Oracle
2 5 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (1.43%) IBM
3 1 (1.43%) Perforce
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