The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 75 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.55% 0.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.76% 1.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £51,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Big Data
South Yorkshire

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 Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
227 185 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.18% 29.13% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 217 166 142
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Big Data
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Sheffield

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Nagios
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (25.00%) JMeter
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Software Tester
1 1 (25.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) QA Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Development
1 1 (25.00%) Development Team Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks