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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 141 252 292
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +40
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 464 237 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.41% 1.14% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.38% 3.75% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 345 216 121
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £75,000 £85,000
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
6289 6313 6639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.63% 30.24% 33.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5505 5492 5559
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,343
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +128 215 £50,000 -20.00% 8
Oxfordshire +17 76 £60,000 +4.34% 3
Hampshire +53 70 £52,500 +36.36% 5
Surrey -16 54 £60,000 +11.62% 8
Buckinghamshire +9 15 £35,000 -41.66% 1
West Sussex +9 12 £67,500 -12.90% 2
Kent +15 8 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East Sussex 0 8 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Middlesex +7 1 £75,000 +20.00%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 356 (36.85%) SQL
2 337 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
3 315 (32.61%) Java
4 300 (31.06%) Analytics
5 289 (29.92%) Degree
6 222 (22.98%) Business Intelligence
7 209 (21.64%) Oracle
8 202 (20.91%) JavaScript
9 189 (19.57%) NoSQL
10 187 (19.36%) Hadoop
11 177 (18.32%) .NET
12 175 (18.12%) Python
13 171 (17.70%) TDD
14 160 (16.56%) Mobile App
15 158 (16.36%) Finance
16 157 (16.25%) C#
17 155 (16.05%) Web Services
18 154 (15.94%) Smart Meter
19 153 (15.84%) SQL Server
20 149 (15.42%) Linux
21 147 (15.22%) Computer Science
22 142 (14.70%) HTML
23 130 (13.46%) Microsoft
24 124 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
25 121 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
26 120 (12.42%) AngularJS
27 119 (12.32%) ITIL
28 117 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
29 115 (11.90%) Scrum
30 113 (11.70%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (6.83%) Apache Spark
3 65 (6.73%) Apache
4 59 (6.11%) Node.js
5 29 (3.00%) Tomcat
6 28 (2.90%) Apache Pig
7 26 (2.69%) SAS
8 24 (2.48%) Jetty
8 24 (2.48%) nginx
8 24 (2.48%) WebLogic
9 15 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.55%) CMS
10 12 (1.24%) Umbraco
10 12 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (1.04%) IIS
12 8 (0.83%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.83%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.83%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.31%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 54 (5.59%) SPSS
2 43 (4.45%) MS Excel
3 11 (1.14%) MS Office
4 6 (0.62%) MS Project
4 6 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.72%) SAP CRM
4 6 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.62%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 6 (0.62%) SAP HR
4 6 (0.62%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.10%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 117 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (4.97%) SaaS
3 45 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 43 (4.45%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (1.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 16 (1.66%) Google Analytics
7 15 (1.55%) PaaS
8 13 (1.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 13 (1.35%) Heroku
8 13 (1.35%) IaaS
9 8 (0.83%) Google App Engine
10 7 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.62%) GitHub
12 5 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.52%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.31%) AdWords
14 1 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.28%) HTTP
2 18 (1.86%) Internet
3 16 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.66%) Wireless
4 15 (1.55%) Firewall
5 12 (1.24%) DNS
6 11 (1.14%) SAN
7 9 (0.93%) ATM
8 8 (0.83%) Bluetooth
8 8 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (0.72%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.52%) Broadband
10 5 (0.52%) DMZ
10 5 (0.52%) FTP
10 5 (0.52%) VoLTE
11 4 (0.41%) GSM
11 4 (0.41%) SMTP
11 4 (0.41%) UMTS
12 3 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (19.57%) NoSQL
2 187 (19.36%) Hadoop
3 153 (15.84%) SQL Server
4 106 (10.97%) Data Mining
5 86 (8.90%) MongoDB
6 81 (8.39%) Relational Database
7 67 (6.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 67 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
8 59 (6.11%) Apache Hive
9 52 (5.38%) RDBMS
10 50 (5.18%) BusinessObjects
10 50 (5.18%) MySQL
11 48 (4.97%) Oracle Database
12 44 (4.55%) HBase
13 40 (4.14%) Redis
14 35 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 34 (3.52%) Oracle ODI
15 34 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 33 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
17 29 (3.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 50 (5.18%) Git (software)
2 49 (5.07%) ERwin
2 49 (5.07%) Maven
3 41 (4.24%) Subversion
4 39 (4.04%) Jenkins
5 35 (3.62%) JUnit
6 34 (3.52%) JIRA
7 25 (2.59%) Mockito
8 24 (2.48%) Ant
9 22 (2.28%) Gradle
10 16 (1.66%) Selenium
11 11 (1.14%) Eclipse
11 11 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
11 11 (1.14%) Visual Studio
12 9 (0.93%) NUnit
13 8 (0.83%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.83%) IntelliJ
13 8 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 158 (16.36%) Finance
2 87 (9.01%) Retail
3 77 (7.97%) Telecoms
4 69 (7.14%) Marketing
5 46 (4.76%) Publishing
6 37 (3.83%) Banking
7 29 (3.00%) Billing
8 24 (2.48%) Legal
9 15 (1.55%) Law
10 10 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.83%) Advertising
11 8 (0.83%) Automotive
12 3 (0.31%) Electronics
13 2 (0.21%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Games
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
14 1 (0.10%) Brand Awareness
14 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 328 (33.95%) Developer
2 125 (12.94%) Architect
3 123 (12.73%) Java Developer
4 117 (12.11%) Senior Developer
5 103 (10.66%) Analyst
6 74 (7.66%) Senior Java Developer
7 65 (6.73%) C# Developer
8 61 (6.31%) Data Architect
9 59 (6.11%) .NET Developer
10 56 (5.80%) Software Engineer
11 52 (5.38%) Software Developer
12 41 (4.24%) Big Data Developer
12 41 (4.24%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
14 34 (3.52%) Data Analyst
14 34 (3.52%) Data Scientist
15 33 (3.42%) Java Engineer
15 33 (3.42%) Project Manager
16 31 (3.21%) Consultant
17 29 (3.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (18.32%) .NET
2 155 (16.05%) Web Services
3 142 (14.70%) HTML
4 120 (12.42%) AngularJS
5 113 (11.70%) Spring
6 104 (10.77%) CSS
7 90 (9.32%) jQuery
8 87 (9.01%) XML
9 80 (8.28%) RESTful
10 51 (5.28%) HTML5
11 47 (4.87%) Middleware
12 45 (4.66%) ASP.NET
12 45 (4.66%) REST
13 42 (4.35%) SOAP
14 37 (3.83%) Ajax
15 34 (3.52%) Java EE
15 34 (3.52%) Natural Language Processing
16 33 (3.42%) JSON
16 33 (3.42%) XML Schema
17 32 (3.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 160 (16.56%) Mobile App
2 154 (15.94%) Smart Meter
3 147 (15.22%) Computer Science
4 121 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
5 83 (8.59%) Management Information System
6 74 (7.66%) Semantic Web
7 69 (7.14%) Algorithms
8 51 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
9 43 (4.45%) Data Integration
10 41 (4.24%) Visualisation
11 34 (3.52%) Mathematics
12 28 (2.90%) Statistics
13 24 (2.48%) Clustering
14 22 (2.28%) Data Structures
15 21 (2.17%) Freedom of Information
16 20 (2.07%) User Experience
17 19 (1.97%) Social Media
18 15 (1.55%) Economics
19 14 (1.45%) Public Cloud
20 13 (1.35%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 149 (15.42%) Linux
2 97 (10.04%) Windows
3 44 (4.55%) Android
4 35 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.69%) Unix
6 19 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.14%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.72%) CentOS
9 6 (0.62%) Windows CE
9 6 (0.62%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.62%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.52%) zOS
11 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.31%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 337 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (31.06%) Analytics
3 222 (22.98%) Business Intelligence
4 171 (17.70%) TDD
5 124 (12.84%) Continuous Integration
6 119 (12.32%) ITIL
7 115 (11.90%) Scrum
8 106 (10.97%) Software Engineering
9 99 (10.25%) Data Modelling
9 99 (10.25%) ETL
10 94 (9.73%) Open Source
10 94 (9.73%) Project Management
11 92 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 86 (8.90%) TOGAF
13 82 (8.49%) BDD
13 82 (8.49%) Change Management
14 72 (7.45%) Data Analytics
14 72 (7.45%) Data Architecture
15 67 (6.94%) Data Management
16 65 (6.73%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 356 (36.85%) SQL
2 315 (32.61%) Java
3 202 (20.91%) JavaScript
4 175 (18.12%) Python
5 157 (16.25%) C#
6 78 (8.07%) Ruby
7 66 (6.83%) C++
8 49 (5.07%) Scala
9 47 (4.87%) Bash Shell
9 47 (4.87%) R
10 42 (4.35%) PHP
11 31 (3.21%) Perl
12 29 (3.00%) PowerShell
13 23 (2.38%) C
13 23 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 20 (2.07%) XPath
15 16 (1.66%) MATLAB
16 14 (1.45%) PL/SQL
17 10 (1.04%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 289 (29.92%) Degree
2 90 (9.32%) CITP
3 49 (5.07%) Security Cleared
4 32 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.90%) SC Cleared
6 24 (2.48%) PMI Certification
6 24 (2.48%) PMP
7 20 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
8 18 (1.86%) PhD
9 16 (1.66%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 13 (1.35%) EMC Certification
11 12 (1.24%) ISACA
11 12 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.93%) CISSP
13 8 (0.83%) CISA
13 8 (0.83%) CISM
13 8 (0.83%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.83%) ISSEP
13 8 (0.83%) MCSE
14 7 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (7.66%) ISO 9001
2 56 (5.80%) QA
3 35 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 21 (2.17%) TickIT
5 15 (1.55%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (1.04%) SLA
8 1 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (2.59%) HDFS
2 16 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.35%) Docker
4 10 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.41%) Firmware
5 4 (0.41%) LXC
6 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.10%) Ceph
7 1 (0.10%) Snort
Systems Management
1 33 (3.42%) Puppet
2 29 (3.00%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (2.38%) Ansible
4 10 (1.04%) Oozie
5 8 (0.83%) Nagios
6 5 (0.52%) Ambari
6 5 (0.52%) EnCase
7 4 (0.41%) Kibana
8 3 (0.31%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.10%) logstash
10 1 (0.10%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 209 (21.64%) Oracle
2 130 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 66 (6.83%) SAP
4 45 (4.66%) Tableau
5 41 (4.24%) VMware
6 40 (4.14%) Google
7 34 (3.52%) Splunk
8 24 (2.48%) Red Hat
9 23 (2.38%) ESRI
10 17 (1.76%) Teradata
11 16 (1.66%) Hortonworks
11 16 (1.66%) IBM
11 16 (1.66%) Informatica
12 15 (1.55%) EMC
12 15 (1.55%) Xamarin
13 14 (1.45%) Cognos
14 13 (1.35%) Adobe
15 12 (1.24%) Cisco
16 8 (0.83%) Cloudera
16 8 (0.83%) HP
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Millingham Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
SLR Consultants
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package (Car, Bonus, Pension, Healt
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + neg bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 7 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxfordshire, South West
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Maidenhead
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £85000 per annum + pensio, bonus, health cover
Posted: 27 days ago