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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 206 198 266
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +68
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 283 306 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.33% 1.30% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.45% 4.41% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 191 261 167
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 £74,500 £82,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.28%
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
6357 6940 7342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 29.89% 29.53% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5384 5968 6497
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 May 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 May 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 +48 87 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Surrey -6 78 £50,000 -9.09% 4
East Sussex +6 33 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Oxfordshire -13 31 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Kent +15 20 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Hampshire -18 18 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -8 10 £57,500 +76.92% 3
West Sussex +3 5 £55,000 +69.23% 2
Middlesex +11 4 £62,500 -30.55%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 226 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (32.95%) SQL
3 154 (29.33%) SQL Server
3 154 (29.33%) Analytics
4 142 (27.05%) Business Intelligence
5 124 (23.62%) JavaScript
6 120 (22.86%) .NET
7 119 (22.67%) Microsoft
8 110 (20.95%) Linux
9 104 (19.81%) C#
10 96 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
11 95 (18.10%) Java
12 94 (17.90%) CSS
13 93 (17.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 90 (17.14%) HTML
15 89 (16.95%) Hadoop
16 85 (16.19%) NoSQL
16 85 (16.19%) MVC
17 82 (15.62%) ETL
18 81 (15.43%) Python
19 80 (15.24%) Scrum
20 79 (15.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 79 (15.05%) Open Source
21 78 (14.86%) Oracle
22 77 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 76 (14.48%) MongoDB
24 75 (14.29%) Degree
25 73 (13.90%) TDD
25 73 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
26 72 (13.71%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (5.90%) SAS
1 31 (5.90%) Elasticsearch
2 30 (5.71%) Apache Pig
3 22 (4.19%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.24%) Apache Spark
5 16 (3.05%) Apache
6 15 (2.86%) Node.js
7 9 (1.71%) IIS
8 7 (1.33%) OpenStack
9 6 (1.14%) Confluence
10 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.95%) JCAPS
11 4 (0.76%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.57%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.38%) JBoss
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.19%) FileNet
14 1 (0.19%) Documentum
Applications
1 40 (7.62%) MS Excel
2 23 (4.38%) MS Office
3 11 (2.10%) SPSS
4 5 (0.95%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.38%) SAP IS-U
2 2 (0.38%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (6.48%) SaaS
4 17 (3.24%) Amazon EMR
5 13 (2.48%) GitHub
6 11 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (2.10%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.52%) Amazon Glacier
8 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.57%) SoftLayer
8 3 (0.57%) Force.com
9 2 (0.38%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (7.43%) Internet
2 20 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 19 (3.62%) Firewall
4 11 (2.10%) SNMP
5 9 (1.71%) SSH
6 6 (1.14%) Wireless
7 4 (0.76%) PPP
7 4 (0.76%) DMZ
8 3 (0.57%) DHCP
8 3 (0.57%) DNS
8 3 (0.57%) VLAN
8 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.38%) WebEx
9 2 (0.38%) SAN
9 2 (0.38%) HTTP
10 1 (0.19%) 3G
10 1 (0.19%) SS7
10 1 (0.19%) GSM
10 1 (0.19%) LAN
10 1 (0.19%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (29.33%) SQL Server
2 96 (18.29%) Data Warehouse
3 93 (17.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 89 (16.95%) Hadoop
5 85 (16.19%) NoSQL
6 79 (15.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 77 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 76 (14.48%) MongoDB
9 53 (10.10%) Relational Database
10 38 (7.24%) MySQL
11 33 (6.29%) Apache Hive
12 32 (6.10%) QlikView
13 30 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
14 28 (5.33%) Data Mining
15 27 (5.14%) HDInsight
16 25 (4.76%) SQL CLR
17 24 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
18 22 (4.19%) Apache Cassandra
18 22 (4.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 20 (3.81%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 30 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 14 (2.67%) JIRA
2 14 (2.67%) Eclipse
3 13 (2.48%) Subversion
4 8 (1.52%) PHPUnit
5 7 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 7 (1.33%) Selenium
6 6 (1.14%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.95%) Maven
7 5 (0.95%) Jasmine
7 5 (0.95%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.76%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.76%) Moq
8 4 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.76%) NCrunch
8 4 (0.76%) NUnit
8 4 (0.76%) ReSharper
8 4 (0.76%) WATIR
General
1 55 (10.48%) Marketing
2 50 (9.52%) Finance
3 49 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.05%) Back Office
5 12 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.90%) Retail
6 10 (1.90%) Legal
6 10 (1.90%) Games
7 9 (1.71%) German Language
8 8 (1.52%) Advertising
9 7 (1.33%) Banking
10 6 (1.14%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (1.14%) Cantonese Language
11 4 (0.76%) Local Government
11 4 (0.76%) Law
12 3 (0.57%) Automotive
12 3 (0.57%) Electronics
12 3 (0.57%) Billing
13 2 (0.38%) French Language
13 2 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 204 (38.86%) Developer
2 75 (14.29%) Architect
3 46 (8.76%) Consultant
4 43 (8.19%) Senior Developer
5 31 (5.90%) Analyst
5 31 (5.90%) Web Developer
5 31 (5.90%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (5.71%) Lead Developer
7 26 (4.95%) Software Engineer
8 25 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 24 (4.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 23 (4.38%) .NET Developer
10 23 (4.38%) Java Developer
11 22 (4.19%) Business Consultant
12 21 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
12 21 (4.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
13 20 (3.81%) Enterprise Architect
14 19 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 18 (3.43%) Technical Leader
15 18 (3.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (22.86%) .NET
2 94 (17.90%) CSS
3 90 (17.14%) HTML
4 65 (12.38%) jQuery
5 52 (9.90%) Web Services
6 43 (8.19%) AngularJS
7 37 (7.05%) ASP.NET
7 37 (7.05%) REST
8 34 (6.48%) XML
8 34 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 31 (5.90%) SOAP
10 19 (3.62%) .NET Framework
10 19 (3.62%) RESTful
11 17 (3.24%) Kafka
12 16 (3.05%) Spring
13 15 (2.86%) Middleware
13 15 (2.86%) HTML5
13 15 (2.86%) Backbone.js
14 14 (2.67%) JSON
15 13 (2.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (15.05%) Open Source
2 73 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (8.95%) Computer Science
4 39 (7.43%) Data Integration
5 24 (4.57%) Neural Network
6 23 (4.38%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.62%) Internet of Things
7 19 (3.62%) Visualisation
8 18 (3.43%) Mathematics
9 14 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.67%) User Experience
10 13 (2.48%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.29%) Statistics
12 8 (1.52%) Semantic Web
12 8 (1.52%) Data Extraction
12 8 (1.52%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.33%) Client/Server
13 7 (1.33%) Economics
14 6 (1.14%) Machine to Machine
14 6 (1.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 110 (20.95%) Linux
2 51 (9.71%) Windows
3 32 (6.10%) UNIX
4 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (1.33%) CentOS
4 7 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.14%) Android
5 6 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.95%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.76%) Solaris
8 3 (0.57%) AIX
9 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.19%) Fedora
10 1 (0.19%) Debian
10 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.19%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (29.33%) Analytics
3 142 (27.05%) Business Intelligence
4 85 (16.19%) MVC
5 82 (15.62%) ETL
6 80 (15.24%) Scrum
7 73 (13.90%) TDD
8 72 (13.71%) Data Modelling
9 59 (11.24%) Software Engineering
10 49 (9.33%) Web Development
11 45 (8.57%) Data Transformation
12 43 (8.19%) Project Management
12 43 (8.19%) OO
13 40 (7.62%) Performance Tuning
14 37 (7.05%) Cyber Security
15 34 (6.48%) Waterfall
16 33 (6.29%) MapReduce
16 33 (6.29%) Continuous Integration
17 31 (5.90%) Predictive Analytics
17 31 (5.90%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (32.95%) SQL
2 124 (23.62%) JavaScript
3 104 (19.81%) C#
4 95 (18.10%) Java
5 81 (15.43%) Python
6 52 (9.90%) Ruby
7 47 (8.95%) T-SQL
8 42 (8.00%) Perl
9 36 (6.86%) PHP
10 33 (6.29%) C
11 31 (5.90%) R
12 26 (4.95%) C++
13 17 (3.24%) Scala
14 15 (2.86%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.90%) Embedded C
15 10 (1.90%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.52%) HiveQL
16 8 (1.52%) PowerShell
17 7 (1.33%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.76%) Lua
Qualifications
1 75 (14.29%) Degree
2 35 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.71%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.86%) CISSP
6 14 (2.67%) MCSE
7 9 (1.71%) CCNP
7 9 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.71%) PMP
7 9 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.52%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.14%) MCITP
9 6 (1.14%) CISA
10 4 (0.76%) CEH
10 4 (0.76%) CCNA
10 4 (0.76%) CCSP
11 3 (0.57%) MBA
11 3 (0.57%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.57%) PhD
11 3 (0.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.24%) QA
2 11 (2.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.14%) GPG13
6 3 (0.57%) SLA
7 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.38%) COBIT
8 1 (0.19%) BS7799
8 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.90%) Firmware
4 9 (1.71%) HDFS
5 8 (1.52%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.38%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.19%) Xen
8 1 (0.19%) Snort
8 1 (0.19%) Docker
8 1 (0.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (3.05%) Puppet
2 10 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.38%) Ansible
5 2 (0.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.38%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.19%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.19%) Nagios
6 1 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 119 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 78 (14.86%) Oracle
3 34 (6.48%) Tableau
4 26 (4.95%) SAP
5 24 (4.57%) VMware
6 22 (4.19%) Informatica
7 18 (3.43%) Cisco
8 11 (2.10%) Business Objects
9 10 (1.90%) IBM
10 9 (1.71%) Juniper
10 9 (1.71%) Endeca
10 9 (1.71%) Twitter
11 7 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.33%) HP
11 7 (1.33%) Google
12 6 (1.14%) Netezza
12 6 (1.14%) CheckPoint
12 6 (1.14%) Ab Initio
13 5 (0.95%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.95%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: £negotiable with excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + 10% Discretionary bonus and Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Based on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Equity, More
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £90k OTE £180k, Car Allowance , Health ,Pension , Life
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago