The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 127 114 129
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 12 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.48% 1.17% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.15% 4.39% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 9 23 12
Average salary £70,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,500 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
558 569 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.36% 26.65% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 458 489 627
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Big Data
Berkshire

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Big Data
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Reading region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Reading

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Reading

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (44.00%) Java
1 11 (44.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 7 (28.00%) Open Source
4 6 (24.00%) Pentaho
4 6 (24.00%) Apache Solr
4 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
4 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) XML
4 6 (24.00%) CMS
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Python
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (16.00%) SaaS
6 4 (16.00%) Semantic HTML
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) Java EE
6 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) HTML

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 6 (24.00%) Apache Solr
1 6 (24.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) FileNet
2 3 (12.00%) Documentum
2 3 (12.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (12.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (12.00%) Node.js
3 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Pentaho
1 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (12.00%) MySQL
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (12.00%) MarkLogic
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) Redis
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.00%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Team Leader
4 3 (12.00%) Java Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Lead Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Head of Development
4 3 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Spring
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Semantic HTML
2 4 (16.00%) Java EE
2 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) CSS
2 4 (16.00%) LAMP
2 4 (16.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 3 (12.00%) JMS
3 3 (12.00%) Lucene
3 3 (12.00%) REST
4 1 (4.00%) jQuery
4 1 (4.00%) Memcached
4 1 (4.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (4.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.00%) AIX
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) SOA
2 8 (32.00%) Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Content Management
3 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 4 (16.00%) BDD
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Web Design
6 3 (12.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) Document Management
6 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (4.00%) ETL
7 1 (4.00%) OO
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Python
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.00%) C++
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 3 (12.00%) Scala
7 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (4.00%) Zenoss
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Brook Street - working in partnership with Microsoft
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + comm + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago