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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 206 286 382
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +96
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 283 166 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 0.77% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.66% 2.43% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 252 132 61
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
6073 6823 7586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 27.79% 31.51% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5239 5808 6963
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Surrey +79 101 £51,000 +27.50% 3
Berkshire +3 50 £56,500 +13.00% 1
Hampshire -20 47 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire -4 44 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex +9 23 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 12 £62,500 +25.00%
Kent -2 3 £40,000 -20.00%
West Sussex -3 1 £77,500 +38.39%
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 252 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (34.60%) SQL
3 173 (32.89%) Java
4 154 (29.28%) Analytics
5 145 (27.57%) Linux
6 140 (26.62%) Software Engineering
7 136 (25.86%) SQL Server
8 130 (24.71%) NoSQL
9 127 (24.14%) JavaScript
10 117 (22.24%) Hadoop
11 115 (21.86%) TDD
12 114 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
13 111 (21.10%) OO
13 111 (21.10%) C#
14 106 (20.15%) .NET
15 94 (17.87%) MVC
16 93 (17.68%) Oracle
16 93 (17.68%) HTML
17 91 (17.30%) Microsoft
18 85 (16.16%) CSS
18 85 (16.16%) Web Services
19 84 (15.97%) Scrum
20 83 (15.78%) MySQL
20 83 (15.78%) Windows
21 81 (15.40%) Open Source
22 80 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
23 72 (13.69%) jQuery
24 70 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (13.12%) Degree
26 66 (12.55%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.94%) Node.js
3 23 (4.37%) IIS
4 22 (4.18%) Confluence
5 17 (3.23%) Apache
6 15 (2.85%) SharePoint
6 15 (2.85%) SAS
7 14 (2.66%) Apache Solr
8 13 (2.47%) Apache Spark
9 12 (2.28%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.71%) Apache Pig
11 5 (0.95%) JBoss
11 5 (0.95%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.76%) CMS
13 3 (0.57%) JCAPS
13 3 (0.57%) Liferay
13 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 54 (10.27%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.47%) MS Office
3 4 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.76%) OmniGraffle
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.19%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (4.75%) SaaS
4 16 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.85%) Office 365
6 13 (2.47%) GitHub
6 13 (2.47%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (2.47%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.76%) LucidChart
8 2 (0.38%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.38%) Force.com
9 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (7.60%) Internet
2 20 (3.80%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.85%) HTTP
4 14 (2.66%) Firewall
5 12 (2.28%) SAN
6 8 (1.52%) SNMP
7 7 (1.33%) Wireless
8 5 (0.95%) 2G
8 5 (0.95%) 3G
8 5 (0.95%) 4G
8 5 (0.95%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (0.76%) Network Security
9 4 (0.76%) DNS
9 4 (0.76%) GPRS
9 4 (0.76%) WLAN
10 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.19%) MPLS
11 1 (0.19%) SSH
11 1 (0.19%) WAN
11 1 (0.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 130 (24.71%) NoSQL
3 117 (22.24%) Hadoop
4 83 (15.78%) MySQL
5 62 (11.79%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (8.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 42 (7.98%) MongoDB
9 38 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
10 30 (5.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (4.94%) HBase
11 26 (4.94%) Relational Database
12 23 (4.37%) Data Mining
13 20 (3.80%) QlikView
14 19 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
15 13 (2.47%) Apache Hive
15 13 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
15 13 (2.47%) RavenDB
16 12 (2.28%) RDBMS
17 11 (2.09%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 62 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.13%) JIRA
3 20 (3.80%) Subversion
3 20 (3.80%) TeamCity
4 19 (3.61%) Maven
5 18 (3.42%) JUnit
6 17 (3.23%) Eclipse
7 13 (2.47%) NUnit
7 13 (2.47%) ReSharper
7 13 (2.47%) WATIR
7 13 (2.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.47%) Moq
7 13 (2.47%) Mockito
7 13 (2.47%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.47%) NCrunch
8 10 (1.90%) YourKit
9 9 (1.71%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.33%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.14%) Hudson
12 5 (0.95%) Mercurial
General
1 56 (10.65%) Finance
2 45 (8.56%) Marketing
3 39 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 36 (6.84%) Retail
5 22 (4.18%) Back Office
6 14 (2.66%) Publishing
7 7 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.95%) Advertising
9 4 (0.76%) Automotive
9 4 (0.76%) Banking
9 4 (0.76%) Legal
9 4 (0.76%) Local Government
10 3 (0.57%) Electronics
11 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.38%) Law
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 240 (45.63%) Developer
2 73 (13.88%) Java Developer
3 71 (13.50%) Senior Developer
4 68 (12.93%) Software Engineer
5 58 (11.03%) Software Developer
6 51 (9.70%) Consultant
7 47 (8.94%) Architect
8 41 (7.79%) Senior Software Engineer
8 41 (7.79%) PHP Developer
9 30 (5.70%) .NET Developer
10 29 (5.51%) Web Developer
11 26 (4.94%) C# Developer
12 24 (4.56%) Analyst
12 24 (4.56%) Senior Software Developer
12 24 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
13 22 (4.18%) Senior PHP Developer
13 22 (4.18%) Technical Support
14 21 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Consultant
15 18 (3.42%) Administrator
16 17 (3.23%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (20.15%) .NET
2 93 (17.68%) HTML
3 85 (16.16%) Web Services
3 85 (16.16%) CSS
4 72 (13.69%) jQuery
5 66 (12.55%) Spring
6 58 (11.03%) XML
7 50 (9.51%) ASP.NET
8 48 (9.13%) J2EE
9 42 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (6.46%) AngularJS
11 29 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 27 (5.13%) .NET Framework
13 25 (4.75%) Backbone.js
14 21 (3.99%) REST
15 20 (3.80%) Lucene
16 19 (3.61%) SOAP
16 19 (3.61%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (3.42%) Symfony
17 18 (3.42%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 81 (15.40%) Open Source
2 80 (15.21%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (10.65%) Computer Science
4 32 (6.08%) Social Media
4 32 (6.08%) Algorithms
5 30 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (4.18%) Visualisation
7 20 (3.80%) Statistics
8 18 (3.42%) Clustering
9 17 (3.23%) Mathematics
9 17 (3.23%) Mobile App
10 16 (3.04%) Data Integration
10 16 (3.04%) Neural Network
11 12 (2.28%) Client/Server
12 11 (2.09%) Social Network
13 10 (1.90%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.90%) Grid Computing
14 8 (1.52%) User Experience
15 6 (1.14%) Internet of Things
15 6 (1.14%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 145 (27.57%) Linux
2 83 (15.78%) Windows
3 29 (5.51%) UNIX
4 12 (2.28%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.09%) Android
6 6 (1.14%) Debian
6 6 (1.14%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.14%) CentOS
6 6 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.57%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.57%) Fedora
9 3 (0.57%) Scientific Linux
10 2 (0.38%) VMS
11 1 (0.19%) MVS
11 1 (0.19%) AIX
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (47.91%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (29.28%) Analytics
3 140 (26.62%) Software Engineering
4 115 (21.86%) TDD
5 114 (21.67%) Business Intelligence
6 111 (21.10%) OO
7 94 (17.87%) MVC
8 84 (15.97%) Scrum
9 70 (13.31%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (11.98%) E-Commerce
11 59 (11.22%) BDD
12 38 (7.22%) OOD
13 36 (6.84%) Pair Programming
13 36 (6.84%) Waterfall
14 34 (6.46%) ETL
14 34 (6.46%) Refactoring
15 32 (6.08%) Unit Testing
15 32 (6.08%) Cyber Security
16 30 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 28 (5.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (34.60%) SQL
2 173 (32.89%) Java
3 127 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 111 (21.10%) C#
5 61 (11.60%) PHP
6 49 (9.32%) Python
6 49 (9.32%) C++
7 36 (6.84%) Ruby
8 28 (5.32%) T-SQL
9 26 (4.94%) C
10 22 (4.18%) R
10 22 (4.18%) PHP5
11 21 (3.99%) Scala
12 20 (3.80%) Perl
13 17 (3.23%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.71%) Embedded C
14 9 (1.71%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.33%) MATLAB
16 4 (0.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (13.12%) Degree
2 17 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.33%) MBA
6 7 (1.33%) CISSP
7 5 (0.95%) MCSE
8 4 (0.76%) MCDBA
8 4 (0.76%) PMP
8 4 (0.76%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.38%) MCTS
9 2 (0.38%) PhD
9 2 (0.38%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.19%) ISEB
10 1 (0.19%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.08%) QA
2 8 (1.52%) SLA
3 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.57%) HL7
5 2 (0.38%) GPG13
6 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (2.85%) Hyper-V
2 12 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.09%) HDFS
4 10 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.71%) Firmware
6 6 (1.14%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.76%) Xen
7 4 (0.76%) Docker
8 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.38%) KVM
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.66%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (0.95%) Puppet
3 3 (0.57%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.57%) Ansible
4 2 (0.38%) Ambari
5 1 (0.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 93 (17.68%) Oracle
2 91 (17.30%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.56%) Tableau
4 23 (4.37%) Endeca
5 21 (3.99%) Twitter
6 13 (2.47%) RedPrairie
6 13 (2.47%) SAP
7 11 (2.09%) Teradata
8 10 (1.90%) Google
8 10 (1.90%) Cisco
8 10 (1.90%) VMware
9 8 (1.52%) Apple
10 7 (1.33%) Orchard
10 7 (1.33%) HP
11 6 (1.14%) Sun
11 6 (1.14%) Cognos
12 5 (0.95%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.95%) ArcSight
13 4 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.76%) BT
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK
Path Intelligence
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago