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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 61 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 19 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.68% 3.37% 2.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.57% 9.69% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 26
Average salary £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
251 289 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 35.35% 34.74% 34.40%
Number of salaries quoted 209 256 319
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Oxford

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 30 (66.67%) Java
2 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
5 21 (46.67%) Analytics
6 20 (44.44%) TDD
7 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
8 15 (33.33%) C++
8 15 (33.33%) SQL
9 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
10 12 (26.67%) Oracle
10 12 (26.67%) OO
11 11 (24.44%) Linux
11 11 (24.44%) C#
11 11 (24.44%) Node.js
11 11 (24.44%) Backbone.js
11 11 (24.44%) Twitter
11 11 (24.44%) Ember.js
11 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
11 11 (24.44%) Web Development
12 10 (22.22%) Spring
12 10 (22.22%) Python
13 9 (20.00%) HTML
13 9 (20.00%) J2EE
13 9 (20.00%) Web Services
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (15.56%) Relational Database

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 11 (24.44%) Node.js
2 6 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Office
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (13.33%) GitHub
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DHCP
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) Wireless
1 3 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 13 (28.89%) Hadoop
3 7 (15.56%) MongoDB
3 7 (15.56%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) RDBMS
4 5 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (8.89%) HPCC
5 4 (8.89%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (2.22%) MySQL
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (48.89%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
5 10 (22.22%) Architect
6 8 (17.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Data Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (11.11%) AWS Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Data Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Senior Architect
8 5 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (8.89%) C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
11 2 (4.44%) OBIEE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) Backbone.js
1 11 (24.44%) Ember.js
1 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
2 10 (22.22%) Spring
3 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) J2EE
3 9 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (13.33%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (11.11%) .NET
5 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.67%) XML
7 2 (4.44%) Middleware
7 2 (4.44%) COM
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
8 1 (2.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.56%) Statistics
4 6 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 6 (13.33%) Grid Computing
5 3 (6.67%) Internet of Things
6 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (4.44%) iPhone
6 2 (4.44%) Open Source
6 2 (4.44%) iPad
7 1 (2.22%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.22%) Debian
2 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (53.33%) Software Engineering
3 21 (46.67%) Analytics
4 20 (44.44%) TDD
5 12 (26.67%) OO
6 11 (24.44%) Web Development
7 7 (15.56%) Scrum
7 7 (15.56%) BDD
8 6 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
8 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 6 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
10 4 (8.89%) DNA
10 4 (8.89%) Software Architecture
10 4 (8.89%) Data Analytics
10 4 (8.89%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) C++
3 15 (33.33%) SQL
4 11 (24.44%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) Python
6 6 (13.33%) Scala
7 5 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) Clojure
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) CCIE
2 3 (6.67%) CCNP
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco UCCX
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (4.44%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Twitter
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.22%) Tableau
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