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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 218 268 353
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +85
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 240 145 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.16% 0.73% 0.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.01% 2.32% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 217 113 82
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £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
5982 6250 7115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 28.84% 31.40% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5226 5267 6502
Average salary £43,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +55 91 £49,500 +23.75% 5
Oxfordshire +15 47 £55,000 -4.34% 2
Berkshire +4 43 £60,000 -22.58% 8
Hampshire -25 29 £38,500 -23.00% 2
East Sussex 0 18 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £57,500 -9.80% 1
Kent -17 5 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Middlesex - 3 £62,500 -
West Sussex -6 1 £77,500 +38.39%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 239 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (32.75%) SQL
3 154 (30.20%) Analytics
4 136 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 135 (26.47%) Java
6 131 (25.69%) Linux
7 125 (24.51%) .NET
8 124 (24.31%) JavaScript
9 120 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 113 (22.16%) C#
11 109 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
11 109 (21.37%) NoSQL
12 105 (20.59%) Hadoop
13 104 (20.39%) Microsoft
14 103 (20.20%) TDD
15 96 (18.82%) MVC
16 86 (16.86%) OO
17 85 (16.67%) HTML
18 84 (16.47%) Oracle
18 84 (16.47%) CSS
18 84 (16.47%) Scrum
19 78 (15.29%) Windows
20 77 (15.10%) Web Services
21 75 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
22 70 (13.73%) Open Source
23 69 (13.53%) jQuery
24 63 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
25 62 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 61 (11.96%) E-Commerce
27 60 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 33 (6.47%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (4.51%) IIS
3 22 (4.31%) SAS
4 18 (3.53%) Node.js
5 17 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 16 (3.14%) Confluence
7 14 (2.75%) Apache
8 12 (2.35%) Apache Solr
8 12 (2.35%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.18%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.98%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.98%) Apache Pig
10 5 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.98%) JCAPS
11 3 (0.59%) JBoss
11 3 (0.59%) Liferay
12 2 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
13 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.20%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 53 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.94%) MS Office
3 4 (0.78%) SPSS
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.39%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.39%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.20%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (6.27%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (5.49%) SaaS
4 17 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (3.33%) Amazon S3
5 14 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.16%) Office 365
6 11 (2.16%) GitHub
7 4 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.39%) Force.com
8 2 (0.39%) SoftLayer
9 1 (0.20%) LucidChart
9 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (9.02%) Internet
2 23 (4.51%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.14%) Firewall
4 15 (2.94%) HTTP
5 12 (2.35%) SAN
6 11 (2.16%) SNMP
7 7 (1.37%) Wireless
8 6 (1.18%) SSH
9 4 (0.78%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.78%) Network Security
9 4 (0.78%) DNS
9 4 (0.78%) GPRS
9 4 (0.78%) WLAN
10 2 (0.39%) 3G
10 2 (0.39%) 2G
10 2 (0.39%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (0.39%) 4G
11 1 (0.20%) LAN
11 1 (0.20%) WAN
11 1 (0.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 109 (21.37%) NoSQL
3 105 (20.59%) Hadoop
4 63 (12.35%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (12.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 59 (11.57%) MySQL
7 51 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (8.63%) MongoDB
9 41 (8.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (5.88%) Relational Database
11 29 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (4.90%) Data Mining
13 23 (4.51%) QlikView
14 21 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (3.73%) Couchbase
16 17 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
17 16 (3.14%) HBase
18 15 (2.94%) RDBMS
19 13 (2.55%) RavenDB
19 13 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 56 (10.98%) Git (software)
2 20 (3.92%) JIRA
3 19 (3.73%) Eclipse
4 18 (3.53%) TeamCity
5 17 (3.33%) Maven
6 13 (2.55%) Cucumber
6 13 (2.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (2.55%) Moq
6 13 (2.55%) NCrunch
6 13 (2.55%) NUnit
6 13 (2.55%) WATIR
6 13 (2.55%) ReSharper
7 12 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.35%) JUnit
8 11 (2.16%) Subversion
9 10 (1.96%) YourKit
10 9 (1.76%) Mockito
11 7 (1.37%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.18%) PHPUnit
General
1 57 (11.18%) Finance
2 46 (9.02%) Marketing
3 39 (7.65%) Telecoms
4 36 (7.06%) Retail
5 25 (4.90%) Back Office
6 8 (1.57%) Publishing
7 7 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.37%) Advertising
8 6 (1.18%) Local Government
8 6 (1.18%) Legal
9 4 (0.78%) Automotive
10 3 (0.59%) Electronics
10 3 (0.59%) Banking
11 2 (0.39%) Games
11 2 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 218 (42.75%) Developer
2 64 (12.55%) Senior Developer
3 58 (11.37%) Software Engineer
4 54 (10.59%) Java Developer
5 52 (10.20%) Software Developer
5 52 (10.20%) Architect
6 43 (8.43%) Consultant
7 39 (7.65%) Senior Software Engineer
8 34 (6.67%) PHP Developer
9 31 (6.08%) .NET Developer
10 26 (5.10%) Senior Software Developer
11 24 (4.71%) Web Developer
12 23 (4.51%) C# Developer
13 22 (4.31%) Administrator
14 20 (3.92%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (3.73%) Technical Leader
15 19 (3.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
16 18 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
17 17 (3.33%) Microsoft BI Consultant
17 17 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (24.51%) .NET
2 85 (16.67%) HTML
3 84 (16.47%) CSS
4 77 (15.10%) Web Services
5 69 (13.53%) jQuery
6 55 (10.78%) ASP.NET
7 50 (9.80%) Spring
8 47 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (8.82%) XML
10 33 (6.47%) J2EE
11 32 (6.27%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 28 (5.49%) .NET Framework
13 27 (5.29%) AngularJS
14 23 (4.51%) SOAP
15 17 (3.33%) Backbone.js
15 17 (3.33%) Lucene
16 15 (2.94%) REST
17 14 (2.75%) Ajax
17 14 (2.75%) Hibernate
17 14 (2.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (13.73%) Open Source
3 47 (9.22%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.29%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (4.31%) Visualisation
6 21 (4.12%) Mobile App
7 18 (3.53%) Neural Network
8 17 (3.33%) Social Media
9 15 (2.94%) Algorithms
9 15 (2.94%) Statistics
9 15 (2.94%) Data Integration
10 13 (2.55%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.16%) Social Network
12 10 (1.96%) Management Information System
12 10 (1.96%) Internet of Things
13 8 (1.57%) Clustering
14 7 (1.37%) Replication
14 7 (1.37%) Grid Computing
15 6 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
16 5 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 131 (25.69%) Linux
2 78 (15.29%) Windows
3 23 (4.51%) UNIX
4 15 (2.94%) Android
5 10 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.57%) CentOS
7 6 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.59%) Scientific Linux
10 3 (0.59%) Fedora
10 3 (0.59%) Debian
10 3 (0.59%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.39%) VMS
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (46.86%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (30.20%) Analytics
3 120 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 109 (21.37%) Business Intelligence
5 103 (20.20%) TDD
6 96 (18.82%) MVC
7 86 (16.86%) OO
8 84 (16.47%) Scrum
9 61 (11.96%) E-Commerce
10 60 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (9.61%) BDD
12 40 (7.84%) OOD
13 38 (7.45%) ETL
14 36 (7.06%) Data Modelling
14 36 (7.06%) Waterfall
15 35 (6.86%) Pair Programming
15 35 (6.86%) Project Management
16 33 (6.47%) Refactoring
16 33 (6.47%) Cyber Security
17 29 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 167 (32.75%) SQL
2 135 (26.47%) Java
3 124 (24.31%) JavaScript
4 113 (22.16%) C#
5 52 (10.20%) PHP
6 48 (9.41%) Python
7 43 (8.43%) C++
8 41 (8.04%) Ruby
9 37 (7.25%) T-SQL
10 27 (5.29%) C
11 26 (5.10%) R
12 23 (4.51%) Perl
13 22 (4.31%) Scala
14 17 (3.33%) VB.NET
15 12 (2.35%) PHP5
16 11 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.16%) Embedded C
17 5 (0.98%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.98%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 55 (10.78%) Degree
2 18 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 14 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.57%) CISSP
6 8 (1.57%) MCSE
7 7 (1.37%) MBA
8 6 (1.18%) PMP
8 6 (1.18%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.78%) MCDBA
10 2 (0.39%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.39%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.39%) PhD
11 1 (0.20%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.20%) ISEB
11 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.20%) CCNP
11 1 (0.20%) CISA
11 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.08%) QA
2 6 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.39%) SLA
4 2 (0.39%) GPG13
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) BS7799
5 1 (0.20%) HL7
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.55%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.16%) Firmware
3 11 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.78%) Xen
4 4 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.78%) HDFS
4 4 (0.78%) Docker
5 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.20%) KVM
7 1 (0.20%) vSphere
7 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
2 9 (1.76%) Puppet
3 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.59%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.59%) Ansible
5 2 (0.39%) Ambari
6 1 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 104 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 84 (16.47%) Oracle
3 27 (5.29%) Endeca
4 24 (4.71%) Tableau
5 17 (3.33%) Twitter
6 15 (2.94%) VMware
7 14 (2.75%) SAP
8 13 (2.55%) RedPrairie
9 11 (2.16%) Informatica
10 10 (1.96%) Cisco
11 9 (1.76%) HP
12 8 (1.57%) Teradata
12 8 (1.57%) Sun
13 7 (1.37%) Google
14 6 (1.18%) Cognos
15 5 (0.98%) ArcSight
15 5 (0.98%) Business Objects
15 5 (0.98%) Apple
15 5 (0.98%) EMC
16 4 (0.78%) Orchard
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Yoh
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus attractive benefits and extensi
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80/£100k OTE £160k/£200k, Car Allowance , Health ,Pension , Life Cove
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 to 75,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Salary: Between £85,000 - £100k+ depending on skills and experience plus 20% (
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, UK
Microsoft
Salary: Between £85,000 - £100k+ depending on skills and experience plus 20% (target) bonus, comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago