The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 65 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 13 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.63% 1.07% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 3.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £73,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
310 195 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.90% 34.64% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 292 174 202
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Big Data
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Somerset

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Somerset

Big Data
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -14 8 £30,000 -25.00%
Street - 5 £80,000 -
Big Data
South West

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 15 (53.57%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) HTML5
2 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
2 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 12 (42.86%) Erlang
4 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (39.29%) HTTP
5 10 (35.71%) Redis
5 10 (35.71%) Riak
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) RESTful
6 9 (32.14%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) JUnit
6 9 (32.14%) Finance
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
7 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
8 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
8 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
8 6 (21.43%) C#
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 5 (17.86%) MVC

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (17.86%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) NoSQL
2 10 (35.71%) Redis
2 10 (35.71%) Riak
3 8 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 6 (21.43%) Apache Hive
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (14.29%) Selenium
3 4 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (71.43%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Graduate
3 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML5
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) jQuery
3 9 (32.14%) RESTful
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Apache Avro
5 4 (14.29%) JSF
6 2 (7.14%) MapReduce
6 2 (7.14%) J2SE
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) J2EE
7 1 (3.57%) XML
7 1 (3.57%) Spring Batch
7 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Analytics
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 9 (32.14%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
9 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) Erlang
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) C#
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Google