The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank - 56 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 34 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 3.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.58% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 0
Average salary - £25,750 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
244 355 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.04% 34.53% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 208 316 222
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Big Data
Wales

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Big Data
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the South Wales region.

Big Data Salary Trend in South Wales

Big Data
Top 4 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++