The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 109 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 28 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.13% 0.83% 0.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 3.99% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 11
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £27,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £84,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Big Data
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
537 476 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 21.61% 20.73% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 435 404 567
Average salary £50,000 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.95% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 August 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Reading

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 21 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (42.86%) Windows
3 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
3 17 (40.48%) ERP
3 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
3 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (40.48%) Office 365
4 9 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 9 (21.43%) Social Media
4 9 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
4 9 (21.43%) Axure RP
4 9 (21.43%) Digital Media
4 9 (21.43%) LucidChart
4 9 (21.43%) User Experience Design
4 9 (21.43%) Human Factors
4 9 (21.43%) QA
4 9 (21.43%) Usability Engineering
4 9 (21.43%) Workflow
4 9 (21.43%) Publishing
4 9 (21.43%) CMS
4 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
5 6 (14.29%) UNIX
5 6 (14.29%) Java
6 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Python
6 5 (11.90%) Linux
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 4 (9.52%) Migration
7 4 (9.52%) CSS

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (21.43%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (40.48%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
2 9 (21.43%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (40.48%) Office 365
2 9 (21.43%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.38%) Redis
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (21.43%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
1 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Architect
2 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.38%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.38%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) CSS
1 4 (9.52%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (2.38%) ZeroMQ
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Human Factors
1 9 (21.43%) Social Media
1 9 (21.43%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 5 (11.90%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (40.48%) ERP
3 9 (21.43%) Workflow
3 9 (21.43%) Usability Engineering
3 9 (21.43%) User Experience Design
3 9 (21.43%) Information Architecture
4 4 (9.52%) Analytics
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) Web Design
5 2 (4.76%) Project Management
5 2 (4.76%) Pair Programming
5 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.38%) DevOps
6 1 (2.38%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) PHP
4 1 (2.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss