The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 170 222 256
Rank change year-on-year
+52 +34
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 356 253 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.12% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.63% 3.66% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 256 243 169
Average salary £52,500 £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +13.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £76,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
England

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 South East region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6322 6904 7102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 30.45% 32.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5413 5923 6220
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Big Data
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Big Data Salary Trend in the South East

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the South East

Big Data
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
Surrey +29 85 £47,500 - 23
Berkshire +33 84 £60,000 +9.09% 13
Oxfordshire +11 62 £57,500 +4.54% 8
East Sussex +40 47 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Hampshire +30 42 £51,500 -17.60% 6
Kent +15 18 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £63,750 +27.50% 2
West Sussex 0 5 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 274 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (33.18%) SQL
3 175 (27.26%) Business Intelligence
4 153 (23.83%) SQL Server
5 147 (22.90%) JavaScript
6 144 (22.43%) Hadoop
7 140 (21.81%) Java
7 140 (21.81%) Analytics
8 138 (21.50%) Degree
9 133 (20.72%) Linux
10 118 (18.38%) HTML
11 113 (17.60%) Data Warehouse
12 112 (17.45%) ETL
13 110 (17.13%) Microsoft
13 110 (17.13%) CSS
14 109 (16.98%) Python
15 104 (16.20%) Open Source
15 104 (16.20%) NoSQL
16 101 (15.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 91 (14.17%) Oracle
18 90 (14.02%) Finance
19 89 (13.86%) C#
19 89 (13.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 88 (13.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 88 (13.71%) .NET
20 88 (13.71%) Data Modelling
21 81 (12.62%) MVC
22 76 (11.84%) Computer Science
23 75 (11.68%) MongoDB
23 75 (11.68%) Scrum

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 60 (9.35%) Elasticsearch
2 45 (7.01%) Apache Pig
3 43 (6.70%) Apache Spark
4 37 (5.76%) Apache
5 19 (2.96%) Apache Solr
6 17 (2.65%) SAS
7 16 (2.49%) Node.js
8 13 (2.02%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
9 9 (1.40%) OpenStack
10 8 (1.25%) WebLogic
11 6 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 6 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
11 6 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 6 (0.93%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.62%) IIS
13 3 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
14 2 (0.31%) Liferay
Applications
1 59 (9.19%) MS Excel
2 33 (5.14%) MS Office
3 22 (3.43%) PowerPivot
4 16 (2.49%) SPSS
5 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.18%) Oracle EBS
1 14 (2.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (1.09%) Oracle General Ledger
2 7 (1.09%) Oracle AGIS
3 6 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
4 5 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.47%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.47%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 2 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.31%) Magento
6 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 46 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.92%) SaaS
4 19 (2.96%) GitHub
5 16 (2.49%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.09%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.09%) Amazon Glacier
8 5 (0.78%) PaaS
9 3 (0.47%) Heroku
9 3 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.47%) IaaS
9 3 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.16%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.16%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.36%) Internet
2 20 (3.12%) Firewall
2 20 (3.12%) TCP/IP
3 13 (2.02%) DMZ
3 13 (2.02%) Wireless
4 10 (1.56%) HTTP
5 9 (1.40%) SAN
6 7 (1.09%) SSH
7 5 (0.78%) SNMP
8 4 (0.62%) DNS
8 4 (0.62%) PPP
8 4 (0.62%) Broadband
8 4 (0.62%) VoLTE
9 3 (0.47%) VLAN
9 3 (0.47%) LAN
9 3 (0.47%) WAN
9 3 (0.47%) DHCP
10 2 (0.31%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.31%) UMTS
10 2 (0.31%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 153 (23.83%) SQL Server
2 144 (22.43%) Hadoop
3 113 (17.60%) Data Warehouse
4 104 (16.20%) NoSQL
5 101 (15.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 89 (13.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 88 (13.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 75 (11.68%) MongoDB
9 60 (9.35%) Relational Database
10 55 (8.57%) Apache Hive
11 43 (6.70%) MySQL
12 36 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (5.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 32 (4.98%) SQL Server 2005
14 28 (4.36%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (4.05%) SQL CLR
16 25 (3.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 25 (3.89%) Oracle BI EE
17 24 (3.74%) RDBMS
18 23 (3.58%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 28 (4.36%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.43%) JIRA
2 22 (3.43%) Selenium
3 17 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.18%) Eclipse
5 12 (1.87%) Subversion
6 11 (1.71%) Maven
6 11 (1.71%) ERwin
6 11 (1.71%) JUnit
6 11 (1.71%) PHPUnit
7 9 (1.40%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 8 (1.25%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.09%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.09%) Mockito
10 6 (0.93%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.78%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.62%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (0.47%) YourKit
General
1 90 (14.02%) Finance
2 67 (10.44%) Marketing
3 54 (8.41%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.80%) Retail
5 16 (2.49%) Law
6 11 (1.71%) Legal
6 11 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 11 (1.71%) Games
7 9 (1.40%) German Language
8 8 (1.25%) Banking
9 7 (1.09%) Publishing
9 7 (1.09%) General Ledger
10 6 (0.93%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (0.93%) Cantonese Language
11 4 (0.62%) Billing
12 3 (0.47%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.47%) Advertising
12 3 (0.47%) Back Office
12 3 (0.47%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 236 (36.76%) Developer
2 83 (12.93%) Architect
3 72 (11.21%) Analyst
4 50 (7.79%) Senior Developer
5 41 (6.39%) Consultant
6 38 (5.92%) Lead Developer
6 38 (5.92%) Data Analyst
7 36 (5.61%) Java Developer
7 36 (5.61%) Web Developer
8 31 (4.83%) Software Engineer
8 31 (4.83%) Solutions Architect
9 30 (4.67%) Data Architect
10 27 (4.21%) JavaScript Developer
11 25 (3.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 24 (3.74%) Enterprise Architect
12 24 (3.74%) Lead Web Developer
13 20 (3.12%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (3.12%) SQL Developer
13 20 (3.12%) .NET Developer
14 19 (2.96%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (18.38%) HTML
2 110 (17.13%) CSS
3 88 (13.71%) .NET
4 67 (10.44%) jQuery
5 66 (10.28%) Web Services
6 59 (9.19%) AngularJS
7 52 (8.10%) REST
8 51 (7.94%) XML
9 32 (4.98%) SOAP
10 29 (4.52%) HTML5
11 25 (3.89%) Middleware
12 24 (3.74%) JSON
12 24 (3.74%) XSLT
12 24 (3.74%) RESTful
13 23 (3.58%) ASP.NET
14 22 (3.43%) Spring
15 21 (3.27%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (2.80%) Lucene
17 16 (2.49%) Kafka
18 15 (2.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.84%) Computer Science
2 56 (8.72%) Semantic Web
3 53 (8.26%) Data Integration
4 48 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 26 (4.05%) User Experience
7 20 (3.12%) Mathematics
8 19 (2.96%) Visualisation
9 17 (2.65%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.34%) Internet of Things
11 14 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (2.02%) Data Structures
12 13 (2.02%) Data Extraction
13 11 (1.71%) Blog
13 11 (1.71%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.71%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.71%) Smart Meter
14 9 (1.40%) Economics
15 8 (1.25%) Statistics
16 7 (1.09%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 133 (20.72%) Linux
2 64 (9.97%) Windows
3 42 (6.54%) UNIX
4 14 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.25%) Solaris
5 8 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (1.09%) AIX
6 7 (1.09%) CentOS
7 6 (0.93%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.31%) Android
9 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.16%) Debian
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (42.68%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (27.26%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (21.81%) Analytics
4 112 (17.45%) ETL
5 104 (16.20%) Open Source
6 88 (13.71%) Data Modelling
7 81 (12.62%) MVC
8 75 (11.68%) TDD
8 75 (11.68%) Scrum
9 57 (8.88%) SOA
10 55 (8.57%) Software Engineering
10 55 (8.57%) Web Development
11 49 (7.63%) Cyber Security
12 47 (7.32%) Data Transformation
12 47 (7.32%) Project Management
13 46 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
14 42 (6.54%) Data Analysis
14 42 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
14 42 (6.54%) Data Architecture
15 41 (6.39%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 213 (33.18%) SQL
2 147 (22.90%) JavaScript
3 140 (21.81%) Java
4 109 (16.98%) Python
5 89 (13.86%) C#
6 64 (9.97%) Ruby
7 57 (8.88%) Perl
8 47 (7.32%) T-SQL
9 42 (6.54%) PHP
10 19 (2.96%) C
11 18 (2.80%) Scala
12 16 (2.49%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.34%) XPath
13 15 (2.34%) XQuery
14 14 (2.18%) PowerShell
15 12 (1.87%) R
16 9 (1.40%) VB
16 9 (1.40%) C++
17 8 (1.25%) HiveQL
18 7 (1.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 138 (21.50%) Degree
2 45 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.61%) SC Cleared
4 24 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (2.96%) MCSE
6 18 (2.80%) CISSP
7 14 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
8 12 (1.87%) CCNP
9 11 (1.71%) ISEB
9 11 (1.71%) PMP
9 11 (1.71%) PMI Certification
10 10 (1.56%) CCNA
11 8 (1.25%) CCSP
11 8 (1.25%) CEH
11 8 (1.25%) CITP
11 8 (1.25%) ISTQB
12 7 (1.09%) CISA
13 6 (0.93%) MCITP
14 5 (0.78%) PhD
15 3 (0.47%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.10%) QA
2 13 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.40%) ISO 9001
4 8 (1.25%) SLA
5 6 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.93%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.93%) GPG13
6 5 (0.78%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.47%) TickIT
7 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.18%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.87%) HDFS
4 8 (1.25%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.93%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (0.93%) Xen
6 5 (0.78%) Firmware
7 4 (0.62%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.31%) Snort
9 2 (0.31%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.31%) vSphere
9 2 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.31%) vCloud
10 1 (0.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 41 (6.39%) Puppet
2 21 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.93%) Ansible
4 5 (0.78%) Nagios
5 4 (0.62%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.62%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.62%) Rundeck
6 3 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.47%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.47%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.31%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.31%) Cacti
7 2 (0.31%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.31%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.16%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 110 (17.13%) Microsoft
2 91 (14.17%) Oracle
3 38 (5.92%) VMware
4 30 (4.67%) SAP
5 24 (3.74%) Informatica
6 22 (3.43%) Tableau
7 19 (2.96%) Cisco
8 18 (2.80%) Google
9 12 (1.87%) IBM
9 12 (1.87%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.40%) Talend
11 8 (1.25%) ArcSight
11 8 (1.25%) Cognos
11 8 (1.25%) Juniper
12 6 (0.93%) HP
12 6 (0.93%) CheckPoint
12 6 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (0.93%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.78%) webMethods
13 5 (0.78%) CA
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Yoh
Posted: 14 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + Pension + Free parking
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier Ltd
Salary: Attractive + bonus, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Herne Bay, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
HP
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Really great package, full details upon request
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000- £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago