The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 39 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 34 22 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.39% 2.28% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.73% 5.71% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 1
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
267 385 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 34.50% 39.90% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 246 340 223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
Oxfordshire

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 24 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 53 (82.81%) Java
2 43 (67.19%) Software Engineering
3 32 (50.00%) TDD
4 30 (46.88%) SQL
5 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (40.63%) Degree
7 23 (35.94%) NoSQL
7 23 (35.94%) Python
8 21 (32.81%) Web Services
8 21 (32.81%) XML
9 20 (31.25%) Oracle
9 20 (31.25%) HTML
9 20 (31.25%) Spring
9 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 18 (28.13%) J2EE
11 17 (26.56%) Hadoop
11 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
12 16 (25.00%) Scrum
12 16 (25.00%) Publishing
13 15 (23.44%) Middleware
13 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
13 15 (23.44%) Apache Hive
14 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
16 12 (18.75%) Linux
17 11 (17.19%) JDBC
17 11 (17.19%) JUnit
17 11 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
17 11 (17.19%) PyUnit
17 11 (17.19%) BDD

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 7 (10.94%) Node.js
3 5 (7.81%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Visio
1 7 (10.94%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.56%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) LucidChart
3 4 (6.25%) GitHub
4 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.94%) NoSQL
2 17 (26.56%) Hadoop
3 15 (23.44%) Apache Hive
4 11 (17.19%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (15.63%) MongoDB
6 7 (10.94%) MySQL
7 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.25%) Sqoop
9 2 (3.13%) HBase
9 2 (3.13%) Triplestore
9 2 (3.13%) Text Mining
9 2 (3.13%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.19%) JUnit
2 11 (17.19%) PyUnit
3 7 (10.94%) Axure RP
4 3 (4.69%) Ant
4 3 (4.69%) Subversion
5 2 (3.13%) Hudson
5 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 16 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (51.56%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) Software Engineer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (20.31%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.31%) Java Developer
5 12 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (17.19%) Software Developer
7 10 (15.63%) Development Engineer
7 10 (15.63%) Senior Development Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (10.94%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (9.38%) Lead Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
11 2 (3.13%) Web Engineer
12 1 (1.56%) Principal Software Engineer
12 1 (1.56%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.81%) Web Services
1 21 (32.81%) XML
2 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 20 (31.25%) Spring
3 18 (28.13%) J2EE
4 15 (23.44%) Middleware
5 11 (17.19%) JDBC
6 4 (6.25%) Ember.js
6 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.25%) Backbone.js
6 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (3.13%) REST
7 2 (3.13%) MapReduce
7 2 (3.13%) JNDI
7 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.13%) JSP
7 2 (3.13%) Servlets
8 1 (1.56%) XSLT
8 1 (1.56%) EJB
8 1 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.06%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.94%) Human Factors
3 7 (10.94%) Open Source
3 7 (10.94%) Social Media
3 7 (10.94%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.25%) Statistics
5 3 (4.69%) Semantic Web
6 2 (3.13%) Linked Data
6 2 (3.13%) Taxonomies
6 2 (3.13%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Software Engineering
2 32 (50.00%) TDD
3 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (25.00%) Scrum
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.19%) BDD
7 10 (15.63%) Integration Testing
7 10 (15.63%) Machine Learning
7 10 (15.63%) Test Automation
8 7 (10.94%) MVC
8 7 (10.94%) Workflow
8 7 (10.94%) Usability Engineering
8 7 (10.94%) User Experience Design
8 7 (10.94%) Information Architecture
9 4 (6.25%) Analytics
9 4 (6.25%) Web Development
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) OO
9 4 (6.25%) B2C
10 3 (4.69%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (82.81%) Java
2 30 (46.88%) SQL
3 23 (35.94%) Python
4 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) C++
6 7 (10.94%) Perl
6 7 (10.94%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) PHP5
7 5 (7.81%) C#
8 3 (4.69%) XQuery
8 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 3 (4.69%) SPARQL
9 2 (3.13%) XPath
10 1 (1.56%) Fortran
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Oracle
2 4 (6.25%) Twitter
3 1 (1.56%) IBM
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