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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 40 55 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 36 25 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.78% 2.61% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.69% 6.68% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 1
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +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
263 374 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 34.93% 39.04% 33.76%
Number of salaries quoted 244 332 220
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £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 30 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 (80.30%) Java
2 43 (65.15%) Software Engineering
3 34 (51.52%) TDD
4 30 (45.45%) SQL
5 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (40.91%) Degree
7 24 (36.36%) NoSQL
7 24 (36.36%) Python
8 21 (31.82%) Spring
8 21 (31.82%) Web Services
8 21 (31.82%) XML
8 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
9 20 (30.30%) Oracle
9 20 (30.30%) HTML
10 18 (27.27%) J2EE
10 18 (27.27%) Hadoop
11 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
11 17 (25.76%) Scrum
11 17 (25.76%) Publishing
12 15 (22.73%) Middleware
12 15 (22.73%) Apache Hive
12 15 (22.73%) Computer Science
13 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
14 13 (19.70%) Linux
15 12 (18.18%) JDBC
15 12 (18.18%) JUnit
15 12 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (18.18%) PyUnit
15 12 (18.18%) BDD

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 9 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.12%) CMS
3 7 (10.61%) Node.js
4 5 (7.58%) Apache Pig
5 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
1 8 (12.12%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.12%) LucidChart
3 4 (6.06%) GitHub
4 2 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 18 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 15 (22.73%) Apache Hive
4 12 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (15.15%) MongoDB
6 7 (10.61%) MySQL
7 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.55%) HBase
8 3 (4.55%) Sqoop
9 2 (3.03%) Text Mining
9 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.03%) Triplestore
10 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) JUnit
2 12 (18.18%) PyUnit
3 8 (12.12%) Axure RP
4 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 4 (6.06%) Ant
6 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.03%) Maven
6 2 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 17 (25.76%) Publishing
2 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (51.52%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Software Engineer
3 16 (24.24%) Senior Software Engineer
4 14 (21.21%) Java Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Senior Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 12 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (15.15%) Development Engineer
7 10 (15.15%) Senior Development Engineer
8 8 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (12.12%) Business Analyst
8 8 (12.12%) Analyst
8 8 (12.12%) Agile Business Analyst
9 7 (10.61%) Web Developer
10 6 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
12 4 (6.06%) Hadoop Developer
13 2 (3.03%) Web Engineer
14 1 (1.52%) Technical Leader
14 1 (1.52%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.82%) Spring
1 21 (31.82%) Web Services
1 21 (31.82%) XML
2 20 (30.30%) HTML
3 18 (27.27%) J2EE
4 15 (22.73%) Middleware
5 12 (18.18%) JDBC
6 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.06%) Backbone.js
7 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (6.06%) Ember.js
8 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.03%) JNDI
9 2 (3.03%) JSP
9 2 (3.03%) Servlets
9 2 (3.03%) REST
9 2 (3.03%) MapReduce
10 1 (1.52%) Java EE
10 1 (1.52%) YUI
10 1 (1.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 8 (12.12%) Human Factors
3 8 (12.12%) Social Media
3 8 (12.12%) Digital Media
4 7 (10.61%) Open Source
5 4 (6.06%) Statistics
6 3 (4.55%) Semantic Web
7 2 (3.03%) Linked Data
7 2 (3.03%) Taxonomies
7 2 (3.03%) Ontologies
8 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Software Engineering
2 34 (51.52%) TDD
3 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) Scrum
5 14 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) BDD
7 10 (15.15%) Machine Learning
7 10 (15.15%) Integration Testing
7 10 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 8 (12.12%) Workflow
8 8 (12.12%) User Experience Design
8 8 (12.12%) Usability Engineering
8 8 (12.12%) Information Architecture
9 7 (10.61%) MVC
10 4 (6.06%) OO
10 4 (6.06%) Analytics
10 4 (6.06%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.06%) Web Development
11 3 (4.55%) B2C
11 3 (4.55%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (80.30%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) SQL
3 24 (36.36%) Python
4 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.12%) Perl
6 7 (10.61%) PHP5
6 7 (10.61%) PHP
6 7 (10.61%) C++
7 5 (7.58%) C#
8 3 (4.55%) Ruby
8 3 (4.55%) SPARQL
8 3 (4.55%) XQuery
9 2 (3.03%) XPath
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.52%) Fortran
10 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (40.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) KVM
1 1 (1.52%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (1.52%) IBM
3 1 (1.52%) Perforce
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