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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 46 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.66% 2.15% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.82% 5.29% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 20 1
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
268 397 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 33.84% 40.68% 34.37%
Number of salaries quoted 245 350 224
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £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 11 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 11 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 47 (79.66%) Java
2 37 (62.71%) Software Engineering
3 30 (50.85%) TDD
4 26 (44.07%) Degree
5 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (40.68%) SQL
5 24 (40.68%) Python
6 20 (33.90%) XML
7 19 (32.20%) Web Services
7 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
8 18 (30.51%) Hadoop
8 18 (30.51%) HTML
9 17 (28.81%) J2EE
9 17 (28.81%) Spring
9 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
10 16 (27.12%) Apache Hive
11 15 (25.42%) Publishing
11 15 (25.42%) Oracle
11 15 (25.42%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
12 14 (23.73%) Middleware
12 14 (23.73%) Scrum
13 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (18.64%) Linux
15 10 (16.95%) JDBC
15 10 (16.95%) JUnit
15 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (16.95%) PyUnit
15 10 (16.95%) Machine Learning
16 9 (15.25%) MongoDB

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 7 (11.86%) Tomcat
1 7 (11.86%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.08%) Node.js
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Visio
1 7 (11.86%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.86%) LucidChart
3 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) Hadoop
2 17 (28.81%) NoSQL
3 16 (27.12%) Apache Hive
4 10 (16.95%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (15.25%) MongoDB
6 7 (11.86%) MySQL
6 7 (11.86%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.47%) Sqoop
8 2 (3.39%) Triplestore
8 2 (3.39%) HBase
8 2 (3.39%) Data Mining
8 2 (3.39%) Text Mining
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.95%) PyUnit
2 10 (16.95%) JUnit
3 7 (11.86%) Axure RP
4 2 (3.39%) Hudson
4 2 (3.39%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Maven
4 2 (3.39%) Ant
General
1 15 (25.42%) Publishing
2 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 16 (27.12%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Development Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Development Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
7 7 (11.86%) Lead Developer
7 7 (11.86%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Hadoop Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Web Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Web Engineer
12 1 (1.69%) Senior SQL Developer
12 1 (1.69%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.90%) XML
2 19 (32.20%) Web Services
3 18 (30.51%) HTML
4 17 (28.81%) J2EE
4 17 (28.81%) Spring
5 14 (23.73%) Middleware
6 10 (16.95%) JDBC
7 2 (3.39%) JSP
7 2 (3.39%) Servlets
7 2 (3.39%) JNDI
7 2 (3.39%) REST
7 2 (3.39%) MapReduce
8 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.69%) XSLT
8 1 (1.69%) EJB
8 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Human Factors
2 7 (11.86%) Social Media
2 7 (11.86%) Digital Media
3 6 (10.17%) Open Source
4 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.08%) Semantic Web
6 2 (3.39%) Taxonomies
6 2 (3.39%) Ontologies
6 2 (3.39%) Linked Data
7 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Software Engineering
2 30 (50.85%) TDD
3 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (23.73%) Scrum
5 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.95%) Machine Learning
7 9 (15.25%) BDD
7 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 9 (15.25%) Integration Testing
8 7 (11.86%) Usability Engineering
8 7 (11.86%) Workflow
8 7 (11.86%) MVC
8 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
8 7 (11.86%) User Experience Design
9 6 (10.17%) B2C
10 3 (5.08%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (5.08%) Pair Programming
11 2 (3.39%) Business Analysis
11 2 (3.39%) RDF
11 2 (3.39%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) Java
2 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 24 (40.68%) Python
3 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.86%) Perl
4 7 (11.86%) PHP
4 7 (11.86%) PHP5
5 5 (8.47%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) SPARQL
6 3 (5.08%) XQuery
6 3 (5.08%) Ruby
7 2 (3.39%) XPath
8 1 (1.69%) Scala
8 1 (1.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (44.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) IBM
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