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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 33 31 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 53 44 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.00% 6.09% 3.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.66% 16.99% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 39 35
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
224 259 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 29.59% 35.87% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 154 233 322
Average salary £41,250 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 46 (71.88%) Semantic Web
2 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (48.44%) Java
3 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
4 28 (43.75%) Oracle
4 28 (43.75%) Degree
5 26 (40.63%) SQL
6 23 (35.94%) Spring
7 21 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (32.81%) Puppet
8 19 (29.69%) jQuery
9 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
9 18 (28.13%) TDD
10 17 (26.56%) MVC
10 17 (26.56%) JUnit
10 17 (26.56%) Configuration Management
10 17 (26.56%) Spring MVC
10 17 (26.56%) Grails
10 17 (26.56%) Mockito
10 17 (26.56%) BDD
10 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
10 17 (26.56%) Play Framework
10 17 (26.56%) Ansible
11 15 (23.44%) Finance
11 15 (23.44%) XML
11 15 (23.44%) Linux
12 13 (20.31%) Publishing
12 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
13 12 (18.75%) Python
13 12 (18.75%) Web Services

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (14.06%) Node.js
2 7 (10.94%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.13%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
2 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (10.94%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (3.13%) Magento
3 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
3 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle AGIS
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.81%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (17.19%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (6.25%) Google App Engine
4 4 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DMZ
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) Wireless
2 3 (4.69%) VLAN
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) JUnit
1 17 (26.56%) Mockito
2 7 (10.94%) Ant
2 7 (10.94%) Maven
3 6 (9.38%) JIRA
4 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.56%) Subversion
5 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (23.44%) Finance
2 13 (20.31%) Publishing
3 8 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 18 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 16 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (23.44%) Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (15.63%) Analyst
6 10 (15.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 8 (12.50%) Programmer
8 7 (10.94%) Data Analyst
8 7 (10.94%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (10.94%) Data Programmer
9 6 (9.38%) Applications Specialist
10 4 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 4 (6.25%) Architect
10 4 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (35.94%) Spring
2 19 (29.69%) jQuery
3 17 (26.56%) Spring MVC
3 17 (26.56%) Grails
3 17 (26.56%) Play Framework
4 15 (23.44%) XML
5 12 (18.75%) Web Services
5 12 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 11 (17.19%) Java EE
7 10 (15.63%) JBoss Seam
7 10 (15.63%) REST
8 7 (10.94%) JMS
8 7 (10.94%) JSF
8 7 (10.94%) SOAP
9 4 (6.25%) HTML
9 4 (6.25%) CSS
9 4 (6.25%) XML Schema
9 4 (6.25%) AngularJS
9 4 (6.25%) RESTful
10 3 (4.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 46 (71.88%) Semantic Web
2 10 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (10.94%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.94%) Data Extraction
5 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 4 (6.25%) Public Cloud
5 4 (6.25%) Clustering
6 3 (4.69%) Internet of Things
7 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
7 2 (3.13%) iPhone
7 2 (3.13%) iPad
7 2 (3.13%) Blog
7 2 (3.13%) PMI
8 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Linux
2 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) TDD
2 18 (28.13%) Software Engineering
3 17 (26.56%) Configuration Management
3 17 (26.56%) MVC
3 17 (26.56%) BDD
4 10 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (14.06%) Open Source
5 9 (14.06%) User Stories
6 8 (12.50%) Project Management
6 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 8 (12.50%) SOA
6 8 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.94%) Scrum
7 7 (10.94%) Product Management
8 6 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
8 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) Java
1 31 (48.44%) JavaScript
2 26 (40.63%) SQL
3 12 (18.75%) Python
4 7 (10.94%) XPath
5 4 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (4.69%) C#
7 2 (3.13%) C
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) XQuery
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.56%) Clojure
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CCIE
2 3 (4.69%) CCNP
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) PMP
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.13%) ISEB
3 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) Puppet
2 17 (26.56%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (26.56%) Ansible
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 3 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Oracle
2 13 (20.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.50%) Google
4 7 (10.94%) VMware
5 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco
7 2 (3.13%) SAP
7 2 (3.13%) Apple
7 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
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