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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 230 206 286
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +80
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 246 271 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 1.18% 0.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 3.87% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 197 222 135
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £84,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
6233 7001 7069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.13% 30.42% 31.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5350 5904 6273
Average salary £43,985 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.49% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Berkshire +43 80 £60,000 -22.58% 11
Surrey -10 66 £59,000 +9.76% 14
Oxfordshire -8 38 £56,250 +12.50% 5
East Sussex -8 25 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Hampshire -9 18 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -22 8 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Kent -2 6 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Middlesex +12 5 £62,500 -30.55%
West Sussex +6 3 £60,000 +84.61%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 219 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (31.95%) SQL
3 160 (31.56%) Analytics
4 142 (28.01%) SQL Server
5 131 (25.84%) Business Intelligence
6 125 (24.65%) Linux
7 122 (24.06%) .NET
8 115 (22.68%) Microsoft
9 110 (21.70%) JavaScript
10 102 (20.12%) Java
11 99 (19.53%) C#
12 93 (18.34%) Hadoop
13 91 (17.95%) MVC
14 85 (16.77%) NoSQL
15 84 (16.57%) CSS
16 82 (16.17%) Open Source
17 81 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
18 80 (15.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 79 (15.58%) HTML
19 79 (15.58%) Oracle
20 76 (14.99%) TDD
21 75 (14.79%) Software Engineering
22 74 (14.60%) Scrum
23 72 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
24 71 (14.00%) jQuery
25 69 (13.61%) Degree
26 67 (13.21%) Windows
27 64 (12.62%) OO
27 64 (12.62%) Python
27 64 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 33 (6.51%) SAS
2 26 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (4.14%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.75%) Apache Pig
5 18 (3.55%) Apache
6 15 (2.96%) IIS
7 14 (2.76%) Apache Spark
8 12 (2.37%) Confluence
8 12 (2.37%) Node.js
9 8 (1.58%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.99%) JCAPS
12 4 (0.79%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.59%) JBoss
13 3 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.39%) Liferay
15 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
15 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 45 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.54%) MS Office
3 11 (2.17%) SPSS
4 2 (0.39%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.39%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 57 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (6.11%) SaaS
3 27 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (3.35%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (2.37%) GitHub
5 12 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.37%) Amazon S3
6 9 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.58%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (0.59%) Office 365
8 3 (0.59%) SoftLayer
8 3 (0.59%) Force.com
9 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 50 (9.86%) Internet
2 22 (4.34%) TCP/IP
3 17 (3.35%) Firewall
4 13 (2.56%) SNMP
5 9 (1.78%) SSH
6 8 (1.58%) SAN
7 7 (1.38%) HTTP
8 5 (0.99%) Wireless
9 4 (0.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.79%) Network Security
10 3 (0.59%) VLAN
10 3 (0.59%) DHCP
10 3 (0.59%) DNS
11 1 (0.20%) MPLS
11 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (28.01%) SQL Server
2 93 (18.34%) Hadoop
3 85 (16.77%) NoSQL
4 81 (15.98%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (15.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 64 (12.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 61 (12.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (11.64%) MongoDB
9 46 (9.07%) Relational Database
10 33 (6.51%) MySQL
11 29 (5.72%) Data Mining
12 28 (5.52%) QlikView
13 26 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (4.93%) Apache Cassandra
15 22 (4.34%) Apache Hive
16 20 (3.94%) SQL CLR
16 20 (3.94%) Couchbase
16 20 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
16 20 (3.94%) RDBMS
17 17 (3.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 38 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.94%) Eclipse
3 18 (3.55%) JIRA
4 14 (2.76%) Subversion
5 13 (2.56%) TeamCity
6 12 (2.37%) Maven
7 9 (1.78%) ReSharper
7 9 (1.78%) WATIR
7 9 (1.78%) NUnit
7 9 (1.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (1.78%) Moq
7 9 (1.78%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.78%) NCrunch
8 8 (1.58%) PHPUnit
8 8 (1.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (1.18%) YourKit
9 6 (1.18%) Jenkins
10 5 (0.99%) Selenium
10 5 (0.99%) Talend Open Studio
11 4 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 60 (11.83%) Marketing
2 50 (9.86%) Finance
3 44 (8.68%) Telecoms
4 20 (3.94%) Back Office
5 17 (3.35%) Retail
6 15 (2.96%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.97%) Advertising
7 10 (1.97%) Games
8 8 (1.58%) German Language
9 7 (1.38%) Banking
10 6 (1.18%) Local Government
10 6 (1.18%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.18%) Cantonese Language
11 5 (0.99%) Electronics
12 3 (0.59%) Automotive
13 2 (0.39%) Legal
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
14 1 (0.20%) French Language
14 1 (0.20%) Billing
14 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 198 (39.05%) Developer
2 69 (13.61%) Architect
3 51 (10.06%) Consultant
4 46 (9.07%) Senior Developer
5 40 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 35 (6.90%) Software Engineer
7 34 (6.71%) Software Developer
8 29 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
9 25 (4.93%) Web Developer
9 25 (4.93%) Senior Software Engineer
10 24 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
11 23 (4.54%) Lead Developer
12 22 (4.34%) Administrator
12 22 (4.34%) Business Consultant
13 21 (4.14%) Microsoft Consultant
13 21 (4.14%) .NET Developer
13 21 (4.14%) Analyst
13 21 (4.14%) Microsoft BI Consultant
14 19 (3.75%) Technical Leader
14 19 (3.75%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (24.06%) .NET
2 84 (16.57%) CSS
3 79 (15.58%) HTML
4 71 (14.00%) jQuery
5 51 (10.06%) Web Services
6 44 (8.68%) ASP.NET
7 39 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (6.71%) Spring
9 31 (6.11%) AngularJS
10 30 (5.92%) XML
11 27 (5.33%) SOAP
11 27 (5.33%) REST
12 25 (4.93%) .NET Framework
13 24 (4.73%) J2EE
14 22 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 20 (3.94%) Kafka
16 18 (3.55%) Regular Expression
17 14 (2.76%) Lucene
18 12 (2.37%) Hibernate
18 12 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 82 (16.17%) Open Source
2 72 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (8.88%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.33%) Data Integration
5 25 (4.93%) Mobile App
6 24 (4.73%) Neural Network
7 20 (3.94%) Internet of Things
8 18 (3.55%) Visualisation
9 14 (2.76%) Mathematics
10 13 (2.56%) Statistics
10 13 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (2.17%) User Experience
12 9 (1.78%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.78%) Grid Computing
13 7 (1.38%) PMI
13 7 (1.38%) Economics
13 7 (1.38%) Social Network
13 7 (1.38%) Replication
14 6 (1.18%) Machine to Machine
14 6 (1.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 125 (24.65%) Linux
2 67 (13.21%) Windows
3 25 (4.93%) UNIX
4 10 (1.97%) Android
5 7 (1.38%) CentOS
6 6 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.79%) Debian
8 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.39%) Scientific Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Fedora
9 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (43.20%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (31.56%) Analytics
3 131 (25.84%) Business Intelligence
4 91 (17.95%) MVC
5 76 (14.99%) TDD
6 75 (14.79%) Software Engineering
7 74 (14.60%) Scrum
8 64 (12.62%) OO
9 59 (11.64%) ETL
10 52 (10.26%) Data Modelling
11 42 (8.28%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (7.89%) Project Management
13 39 (7.69%) Web Development
13 39 (7.69%) Data Transformation
13 39 (7.69%) Cyber Security
14 38 (7.50%) E-Commerce
15 35 (6.90%) Waterfall
16 34 (6.71%) Performance Tuning
17 33 (6.51%) OOD
18 32 (6.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 162 (31.95%) SQL
2 110 (21.70%) JavaScript
3 102 (20.12%) Java
4 99 (19.53%) C#
5 64 (12.62%) Python
6 44 (8.68%) T-SQL
7 42 (8.28%) Ruby
8 36 (7.10%) C
9 35 (6.90%) Perl
10 31 (6.11%) PHP
11 30 (5.92%) R
12 26 (5.13%) C++
13 16 (3.16%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.96%) Scala
15 12 (2.37%) VB.NET
15 12 (2.37%) Embedded C
16 8 (1.58%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.58%) HiveQL
17 5 (0.99%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 69 (13.61%) Degree
2 29 (5.72%) Security Cleared
3 27 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.56%) MCSE
6 12 (2.37%) CISSP
6 12 (2.37%) DV Cleared
7 10 (1.97%) PMP
7 10 (1.97%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.99%) MBA
8 5 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.99%) CCNP
8 5 (0.99%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.79%) MCITP
9 4 (0.79%) CISA
10 3 (0.59%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.59%) PhD
10 3 (0.59%) CCIE
11 2 (0.39%) ISEB
12 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.50%) QA
2 6 (1.18%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.99%) GPG13
4 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) BS7799
System Software
1 23 (4.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.37%) Firmware
4 8 (1.58%) Apache Flume
5 6 (1.18%) HDFS
6 4 (0.79%) Docker
6 4 (0.79%) Xen
7 3 (0.59%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.20%) Snort
9 1 (0.20%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (2.37%) Puppet
2 8 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.99%) Ansible
4 3 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.59%) Linux-HA
4 3 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 115 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 79 (15.58%) Oracle
3 33 (6.51%) Tableau
4 25 (4.93%) VMware
5 21 (4.14%) SAP
5 21 (4.14%) Informatica
6 18 (3.55%) Cisco
6 18 (3.55%) Endeca
7 11 (2.17%) Twitter
8 10 (1.97%) Business Objects
8 10 (1.97%) HP
9 9 (1.78%) Juniper
9 9 (1.78%) RedPrairie
10 8 (1.58%) Sun
11 6 (1.18%) IBM
11 6 (1.18%) Cognos
11 6 (1.18%) Netezza
12 5 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.99%) EMC
12 5 (0.99%) Talend
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £20,000-£41,000 + good benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hampshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum Excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £90k OTE £180k, Car Allowance , Health ,Pension , Life
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Mills Goodwin Talent Network
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55-0000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 78000 - 110,000 package
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: To circa £51k + car allowance + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £70000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+benefits+ career progression opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago