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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 245 260 315
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +55
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 213 165 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.03% 0.80% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 2.60% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 184 134 106
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 £33,750 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £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
5964 6351 6790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.76% 30.68% 31.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5190 5282 6085
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,500 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +7 69 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Berkshire +43 57 £62,500 -19.35% 17
Oxfordshire +15 41 £60,000 +4.34% 5
East Sussex -2 16 £40,000 +20.30% 4
Hampshire -25 15 £46,750 +3.88%
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Kent -13 5 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Middlesex - 3 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £60,000 - 3
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 234 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (32.88%) SQL
3 163 (31.71%) Analytics
4 144 (28.02%) SQL Server
5 132 (25.68%) Linux
6 129 (25.10%) .NET
7 122 (23.74%) Java
8 120 (23.35%) JavaScript
9 113 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
9 113 (21.98%) Microsoft
10 109 (21.21%) C#
11 107 (20.82%) MVC
11 107 (20.82%) Software Engineering
12 104 (20.23%) Hadoop
13 103 (20.04%) NoSQL
14 95 (18.48%) TDD
15 89 (17.32%) CSS
16 86 (16.73%) HTML
17 83 (16.15%) Oracle
18 82 (15.95%) OO
19 80 (15.56%) jQuery
19 80 (15.56%) Open Source
20 77 (14.98%) Scrum
21 73 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
22 71 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
23 70 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 68 (13.23%) Windows
25 64 (12.45%) Web Services
26 62 (12.06%) E-Commerce
27 61 (11.87%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 30 (5.84%) SAS
2 28 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (3.70%) IIS
4 18 (3.50%) SharePoint
5 16 (3.11%) Confluence
6 15 (2.92%) Node.js
6 15 (2.92%) Apache
7 12 (2.33%) Apache Pig
8 11 (2.14%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.56%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.36%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.17%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.97%) JCAPS
13 3 (0.58%) Liferay
13 3 (0.58%) JBoss
14 2 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
15 1 (0.19%) WebLogic
15 1 (0.19%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 48 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.11%) MS Office
3 9 (1.75%) SPSS
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.39%) SAP MDM
2 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 50 (9.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (6.03%) SaaS
3 30 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (2.72%) Amazon S3
5 14 (2.72%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (2.53%) GitHub
7 3 (0.58%) Office 365
7 3 (0.58%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.58%) Force.com
8 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 49 (9.53%) Internet
2 22 (4.28%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.72%) Firewall
4 12 (2.33%) SAN
4 12 (2.33%) SNMP
5 11 (2.14%) HTTP
6 9 (1.75%) SSH
7 4 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.78%) Network Security
8 2 (0.39%) Wireless
9 1 (0.19%) LAN
9 1 (0.19%) WAN
9 1 (0.19%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (28.02%) SQL Server
2 104 (20.23%) Hadoop
3 103 (20.04%) NoSQL
4 71 (13.81%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (10.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 53 (10.31%) MongoDB
8 49 (9.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 43 (8.37%) MySQL
10 37 (7.20%) Relational Database
11 28 (5.45%) Data Mining
12 25 (4.86%) QlikView
13 24 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
14 23 (4.47%) Apache Cassandra
14 23 (4.47%) Couchbase
15 19 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 17 (3.31%) RDBMS
17 15 (2.92%) Apache Hive
18 14 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
19 13 (2.53%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 51 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.09%) Eclipse
3 20 (3.89%) JIRA
4 18 (3.50%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.31%) Maven
6 13 (2.53%) ReSharper
6 13 (2.53%) WATIR
6 13 (2.53%) Visual Studio
6 13 (2.53%) NUnit
6 13 (2.53%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (2.53%) Moq
6 13 (2.53%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.53%) NCrunch
7 12 (2.33%) Subversion
8 10 (1.95%) YourKit
9 8 (1.56%) PHPUnit
10 7 (1.36%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.17%) JUnit
11 6 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.97%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (11.87%) Finance
2 52 (10.12%) Marketing
3 43 (8.37%) Telecoms
4 34 (6.61%) Retail
5 26 (5.06%) Back Office
6 10 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.36%) Advertising
7 7 (1.36%) Games
8 6 (1.17%) Local Government
9 4 (0.78%) Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Automotive
9 4 (0.78%) Electronics
9 4 (0.78%) German Language
10 3 (0.58%) Publishing
10 3 (0.58%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.39%) Cantonese Language
12 1 (0.19%) French Language
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 219 (42.61%) Developer
2 64 (12.45%) Architect
3 56 (10.89%) Senior Developer
4 53 (10.31%) Software Engineer
5 52 (10.12%) Software Developer
6 49 (9.53%) Java Developer
7 41 (7.98%) Consultant
8 35 (6.81%) Senior Software Engineer
9 29 (5.64%) .NET Developer
9 29 (5.64%) Web Developer
10 26 (5.06%) Senior Software Developer
11 25 (4.86%) PHP Developer
12 24 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (4.28%) Administrator
14 19 (3.70%) C# Developer
14 19 (3.70%) Business Consultant
14 19 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 19 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
14 19 (3.70%) Technical Leader
15 18 (3.50%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (25.10%) .NET
2 89 (17.32%) CSS
3 86 (16.73%) HTML
4 80 (15.56%) jQuery
5 64 (12.45%) Web Services
6 58 (11.28%) ASP.NET
7 50 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (8.56%) Spring
9 40 (7.78%) XML
10 32 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 31 (6.03%) J2EE
11 31 (6.03%) .NET Framework
12 30 (5.84%) AngularJS
13 28 (5.45%) SOAP
14 22 (4.28%) REST
15 18 (3.50%) Lucene
16 16 (3.11%) Regular Expression
17 15 (2.92%) Kafka
17 15 (2.92%) Ajax
18 14 (2.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 80 (15.56%) Open Source
2 73 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (8.95%) Computer Science
4 22 (4.28%) Mobile App
5 21 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.09%) Neural Network
6 19 (3.70%) Visualisation
6 19 (3.70%) Data Integration
7 15 (2.92%) Statistics
7 15 (2.92%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.14%) Social Network
8 11 (2.14%) Internet of Things
9 10 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.95%) User Experience
10 9 (1.75%) Grid Computing
11 7 (1.36%) Replication
12 6 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.17%) Social Media
12 6 (1.17%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 132 (25.68%) Linux
2 68 (13.23%) Windows
3 28 (5.45%) UNIX
4 14 (2.72%) Android
5 9 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.56%) CentOS
7 6 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.58%) Scientific Linux
9 3 (0.58%) Debian
9 3 (0.58%) Fedora
10 2 (0.39%) VMS
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (45.53%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (31.71%) Analytics
3 113 (21.98%) Business Intelligence
4 107 (20.82%) MVC
4 107 (20.82%) Software Engineering
5 95 (18.48%) TDD
6 82 (15.95%) OO
7 77 (14.98%) Scrum
8 62 (12.06%) E-Commerce
9 58 (11.28%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (9.73%) ETL
11 43 (8.37%) OOD
12 42 (8.17%) Data Modelling
13 41 (7.98%) BDD
14 37 (7.20%) Cyber Security
15 36 (7.00%) Web Development
16 35 (6.81%) Waterfall
17 34 (6.61%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (6.61%) Refactoring
18 31 (6.03%) UML
Programming Languages
1 169 (32.88%) SQL
2 122 (23.74%) Java
3 120 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 109 (21.21%) C#
5 59 (11.48%) Python
6 45 (8.75%) Ruby
7 41 (7.98%) T-SQL
8 39 (7.59%) PHP
8 39 (7.59%) C++
9 38 (7.39%) C
10 33 (6.42%) Perl
11 25 (4.86%) R
12 17 (3.31%) VB.NET
13 16 (3.11%) Bash Shell
14 13 (2.53%) Scala
15 12 (2.33%) Embedded C
16 7 (1.36%) PHP5
17 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.17%) HiveQL
18 5 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (11.87%) Degree
2 21 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (3.89%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.31%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.95%) CISSP
6 10 (1.95%) MCSE
7 9 (1.75%) VCP4
8 8 (1.56%) PMP
8 8 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.97%) MBA
10 4 (0.78%) MCDBA
11 3 (0.58%) PhD
11 3 (0.58%) CISA
12 2 (0.39%) MCITP
12 2 (0.39%) CCNP
12 2 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.19%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.23%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.78%) GPG13
4 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.39%) COBIT
5 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.19%) BS7799
System Software
1 19 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.33%) Firmware
4 9 (1.75%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.97%) Docker
6 4 (0.78%) Xen
7 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.58%) HDFS
8 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.19%) KVM
9 1 (0.19%) vSphere
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 12 (2.33%) Puppet
2 7 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.78%) Ansible
5 2 (0.39%) Ambari
6 1 (0.19%) Oozie
Vendors
1 113 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.15%) Oracle
3 30 (5.84%) Tableau
4 27 (5.25%) Endeca
5 21 (4.09%) VMware
6 18 (3.50%) SAP
7 15 (2.92%) Informatica
8 13 (2.53%) Twitter
8 13 (2.53%) RedPrairie
9 12 (2.33%) Cisco
10 11 (2.14%) HP
11 10 (1.95%) Teradata
12 8 (1.56%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.56%) Sun
12 8 (1.56%) Cognos
13 7 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 6 (1.17%) Google
14 6 (1.17%) Netezza
14 6 (1.17%) IBM
14 6 (1.17%) Juniper
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £70,000 per annum £70,000 + Car allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CISCO SYSTEMS LTD
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Fuel Recruitment
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 45-55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £50,000 per annum £50,000+ Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55-0000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago