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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 133 230 241
Rank change year-on-year
+97 +11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 434 246 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.05% 1.09% 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.60% 3.67% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 302 219 159
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,500
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
6575 6699 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.04% 29.69% 31.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5640 5616 5884
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 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 September 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
Oxfordshire +23 99 £57,500 +15.00% 17
Berkshire +49 95 £60,000 +4.34% 8
Surrey +42 91 £50,000 - 7
Hampshire +73 69 £47,500 +46.15% 5
East Sussex +32 33 £36,500 -47.85% 2
Buckinghamshire -28 21 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Kent +19 20 £33,750 -3.57% 1
West Sussex -7 5 £32,500 -41.44% 2
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 330 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (36.81%) SQL
3 187 (26.38%) Business Intelligence
4 184 (25.95%) Java
5 180 (25.39%) JavaScript
6 172 (24.26%) SQL Server
7 168 (23.70%) Hadoop
8 156 (22.00%) Degree
9 153 (21.58%) Linux
10 140 (19.75%) Analytics
11 137 (19.32%) HTML
12 131 (18.48%) Oracle
13 123 (17.35%) Microsoft
14 121 (17.07%) Python
15 120 (16.93%) CSS
16 111 (15.66%) NoSQL
17 110 (15.51%) TDD
18 107 (15.09%) C#
19 106 (14.95%) Data Warehouse
20 104 (14.67%) ETL
21 102 (14.39%) .NET
22 99 (13.96%) Finance
23 97 (13.68%) Data Modelling
24 96 (13.54%) MVC
25 95 (13.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 94 (13.26%) Open Source
27 88 (12.41%) Web Services
28 86 (12.13%) Scrum
28 86 (12.13%) Marketing
29 85 (11.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 76 (10.72%) Elasticsearch
2 56 (7.90%) Apache Spark
3 43 (6.06%) Apache
4 40 (5.64%) Apache Pig
5 26 (3.67%) Node.js
6 20 (2.82%) Apache Solr
7 16 (2.26%) CMS
8 13 (1.83%) SAS
8 13 (1.83%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.55%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
10 9 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 9 (1.27%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
12 7 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (0.99%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 6 (0.85%) WebLogic Portal
13 6 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 69 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 41 (5.78%) MS Office
3 26 (3.67%) PowerPivot
4 19 (2.68%) SPSS
5 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
1 17 (2.40%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
3 7 (0.99%) Oracle AGIS
4 6 (0.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.28%) SAP MDM
7 2 (0.28%) Magento
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.14%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (6.77%) SaaS
3 44 (6.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (4.37%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (2.12%) GitHub
6 9 (1.27%) PaaS
7 8 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.99%) IaaS
8 7 (0.99%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.99%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (0.99%) Heroku
9 5 (0.71%) Adobe Analytics
10 4 (0.56%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.96%) TCP/IP
1 21 (2.96%) Internet
1 21 (2.96%) Firewall
2 20 (2.82%) HTTP
3 17 (2.40%) Wireless
4 16 (2.26%) DMZ
5 12 (1.69%) SAN
6 5 (0.71%) GSM
6 5 (0.71%) UMTS
6 5 (0.71%) LTE
7 4 (0.56%) VoLTE
7 4 (0.56%) WAN
7 4 (0.56%) LAN
7 4 (0.56%) Broadband
7 4 (0.56%) DNS
7 4 (0.56%) PPP
7 4 (0.56%) SNMP
8 3 (0.42%) CDMA
8 3 (0.42%) DHCP
8 3 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (24.26%) SQL Server
2 168 (23.70%) Hadoop
3 111 (15.66%) NoSQL
4 106 (14.95%) Data Warehouse
5 95 (13.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 85 (11.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 82 (11.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 75 (10.58%) MongoDB
9 62 (8.74%) Relational Database
10 61 (8.60%) Apache Hive
11 57 (8.04%) MySQL
12 45 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 36 (5.08%) Data Mining
14 32 (4.51%) Apache Cassandra
15 31 (4.37%) Oracle BI EE
15 31 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
16 30 (4.23%) Oracle Database
17 29 (4.09%) Oracle ODI
18 28 (3.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (4.37%) JIRA
1 31 (4.37%) Git (software)
2 28 (3.95%) JUnit
3 27 (3.81%) Selenium
3 27 (3.81%) Jenkins
4 22 (3.10%) Mockito
5 21 (2.96%) Maven
6 17 (2.40%) ERwin
7 16 (2.26%) Eclipse
8 14 (1.97%) Visual Studio
8 14 (1.97%) Subversion
9 11 (1.55%) PHPUnit
10 9 (1.27%) Jasmine
11 8 (1.13%) NUnit
12 7 (0.99%) Ant
12 7 (0.99%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (0.85%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (0.85%) Fiddler
13 6 (0.85%) Cucumber
General
1 99 (13.96%) Finance
2 86 (12.13%) Marketing
3 54 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 27 (3.81%) Retail
5 23 (3.24%) Publishing
6 16 (2.26%) Law
7 13 (1.83%) Banking
8 12 (1.69%) Legal
9 9 (1.27%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.99%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.56%) German Language
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.56%) Automotive
11 4 (0.56%) Billing
11 4 (0.56%) Games
12 3 (0.42%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.42%) Electronics
12 3 (0.42%) Mandarin Language
12 3 (0.42%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 264 (37.24%) Developer
2 84 (11.85%) Analyst
3 80 (11.28%) Architect
4 66 (9.31%) Senior Developer
5 54 (7.62%) Java Developer
6 44 (6.21%) Software Engineer
7 43 (6.06%) Consultant
8 39 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 38 (5.36%) Data Analyst
10 36 (5.08%) Lead Developer
11 33 (4.65%) Data Architect
12 31 (4.37%) .NET Developer
12 31 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
13 29 (4.09%) C# Developer
14 25 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (3.53%) C# .NET Developer
15 22 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 20 (2.82%) JavaScript Developer
17 19 (2.68%) Lead Web Developer
17 19 (2.68%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (19.32%) HTML
2 120 (16.93%) CSS
3 102 (14.39%) .NET
4 88 (12.41%) Web Services
5 75 (10.58%) XML
5 75 (10.58%) jQuery
6 73 (10.30%) AngularJS
7 59 (8.32%) REST
8 42 (5.92%) Spring
9 34 (4.80%) XSLT
9 34 (4.80%) ASP.NET
10 31 (4.37%) HTML5
11 30 (4.23%) SOAP
12 29 (4.09%) RESTful
13 28 (3.95%) JSON
13 28 (3.95%) Middleware
14 26 (3.67%) Ajax
14 26 (3.67%) WCF
15 24 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
16 23 (3.24%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 84 (11.85%) Computer Science
2 80 (11.28%) Semantic Web
3 56 (7.90%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (6.77%) Data Integration
5 28 (3.95%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.67%) Visualisation
6 26 (3.67%) Mobile App
7 24 (3.39%) User Experience
8 23 (3.24%) Algorithms
9 22 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (2.54%) Mathematics
11 15 (2.12%) Statistics
12 13 (1.83%) Data Extraction
13 12 (1.69%) Smart Meter
14 11 (1.55%) N-Tier
14 11 (1.55%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.55%) Internet of Things
15 10 (1.41%) Blog
16 9 (1.27%) Economics
17 8 (1.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 153 (21.58%) Linux
2 77 (10.86%) Windows
3 38 (5.36%) UNIX
4 18 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (1.69%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.69%) Android
6 8 (1.13%) CentOS
6 8 (1.13%) Solaris
7 7 (0.99%) AIX
7 7 (0.99%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (46.54%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (26.38%) Business Intelligence
3 140 (19.75%) Analytics
4 110 (15.51%) TDD
5 104 (14.67%) ETL
6 97 (13.68%) Data Modelling
7 96 (13.54%) MVC
8 94 (13.26%) Open Source
9 86 (12.13%) Scrum
10 72 (10.16%) Software Engineering
11 66 (9.31%) Unit Testing
12 65 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
13 61 (8.60%) SOA
14 60 (8.46%) Project Management
15 53 (7.48%) BDD
16 50 (7.05%) Web Development
17 45 (6.35%) Cyber Security
17 45 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
17 45 (6.35%) Mentoring
18 44 (6.21%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 261 (36.81%) SQL
2 184 (25.95%) Java
3 180 (25.39%) JavaScript
4 121 (17.07%) Python
5 107 (15.09%) C#
6 68 (9.59%) Ruby
7 52 (7.33%) PHP
8 50 (7.05%) Perl
8 50 (7.05%) T-SQL
9 25 (3.53%) R
10 24 (3.39%) Scala
11 23 (3.24%) XPath
12 21 (2.96%) PowerShell
13 16 (2.26%) XQuery
14 14 (1.97%) VB
14 14 (1.97%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.41%) C
16 8 (1.13%) VBA
16 8 (1.13%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.99%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 156 (22.00%) Degree
2 47 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 25 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.96%) MCSE
6 16 (2.26%) CISSP
7 15 (2.12%) ISEB
8 13 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.55%) CCNP
10 10 (1.41%) CCNA
11 9 (1.27%) CITP
12 8 (1.13%) CCSP
12 8 (1.13%) CEH
12 8 (1.13%) ISTQB
13 7 (0.99%) PMP
13 7 (0.99%) PMI Certification
13 7 (0.99%) EMC Certification
14 5 (0.71%) CISA
15 4 (0.56%) MCITP
16 3 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (7.90%) QA
2 15 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.97%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.27%) SLA
5 7 (0.99%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.56%) TickIT
7 4 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.56%) GPG13
8 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 28 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.26%) HDFS
3 15 (2.12%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.85%) Xen
4 6 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.56%) VirtualBox
5 4 (0.56%) Firmware
6 3 (0.42%) Snort
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.28%) vSphere
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.28%) vCloud
7 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 51 (7.19%) Puppet
2 28 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.40%) Ansible
4 5 (0.71%) Nagios
5 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.56%) Rundeck
6 3 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.42%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.28%) Cacti
7 2 (0.28%) Ganglia
7 2 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.28%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 131 (18.48%) Oracle
2 123 (17.35%) Microsoft
3 46 (6.49%) VMware
4 31 (4.37%) Google
5 27 (3.81%) SAP
6 26 (3.67%) Informatica
7 21 (2.96%) Red Hat
7 21 (2.96%) Tableau
8 17 (2.40%) Cisco
9 13 (1.83%) IBM
9 13 (1.83%) Hortonworks
10 10 (1.41%) Cognos
11 8 (1.13%) ArcSight
12 7 (0.99%) EMC
13 6 (0.85%) Juniper
13 6 (0.85%) HP
13 6 (0.85%) Talend
14 5 (0.71%) Cloudera
14 5 (0.71%) TippingPoint
14 5 (0.71%) Splunk
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Very competitive salary and benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
HP
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £370000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £70k plus excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000-£50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
HP
Posted: 5 days ago