The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 55 77 54
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -23
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 45 1 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.71% 0.12% 3.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.31% 0.56% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 44 1 10
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +65.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £42,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £42,500 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +5.26%
Big Data
Wales

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
398 177 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 32.84% 21.20% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 360 156 272
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,758 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in South Wales

Big Data
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Torfaen - 37 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 7 £45,000 - 1
Newport - 1 - -
Big Data
Wales

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 66 (83.54%) Advertising
1 66 (83.54%) Marketing
2 65 (82.28%) E-Commerce
2 65 (82.28%) Mobile Marketing
3 64 (81.01%) PaaS
4 55 (69.62%) Data Mining
5 36 (45.57%) Linux
6 26 (32.91%) Java
6 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.05%) HTML
9 19 (24.05%) SQL
9 19 (24.05%) Web Services
10 18 (22.78%) Apache
10 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
11 17 (21.52%) UNIX
12 16 (20.25%) C
13 15 (18.99%) MySQL
14 14 (17.72%) C++
14 14 (17.72%) CSS
15 13 (16.46%) Windows
15 13 (16.46%) ETL
15 13 (16.46%) HTTP
15 13 (16.46%) HTML5
16 12 (15.19%) Degree
16 12 (15.19%) Internet
17 11 (13.92%) IBM
18 10 (12.66%) XML
18 10 (12.66%) Python

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 18 (22.78%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 64 (81.01%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.46%) HTTP
3 12 (15.19%) Internet
4 6 (7.59%) MPLS
4 6 (7.59%) IPv4
4 6 (7.59%) IPv6
4 6 (7.59%) BGP
4 6 (7.59%) VPLS
5 5 (6.33%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) SAN
6 4 (5.06%) SSL
7 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 3 (3.80%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.80%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
9 1 (1.27%) SNMP
9 1 (1.27%) LAN
9 1 (1.27%) WAN
9 1 (1.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (69.62%) Data Mining
2 15 (18.99%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.33%) Informix
4 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.53%) VoltDB
7 1 (1.27%) HPCC
7 1 (1.27%) MS Access
7 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) GCC
1 2 (2.53%) GDB
1 2 (2.53%) Automake
1 2 (2.53%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Zephyr
General
1 66 (83.54%) Advertising
1 66 (83.54%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Automotive
4 3 (3.80%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (29.11%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (13.92%) Administrator
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.33%) UI Programmer
7 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.06%) Operations Manager
8 3 (3.80%) Architect
8 3 (3.80%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) HTML
1 19 (24.05%) Web Services
2 14 (17.72%) CSS
3 13 (16.46%) HTML5
4 10 (12.66%) XML
5 7 (8.86%) SOAP
5 7 (8.86%) REST
6 6 (7.59%) POSIX
6 6 (7.59%) Pthreads
7 5 (6.33%) CSS3
8 2 (2.53%) jQuery
8 2 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.27%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.27%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.27%) RESTful
9 1 (1.27%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
1 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
2 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.57%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 13 (16.46%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.80%) Android
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (82.28%) E-Commerce
1 65 (82.28%) Mobile Marketing
2 26 (32.91%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.46%) ETL
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) Low Latency
7 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.59%) Network Architecture
8 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (6.33%) User Stories
9 5 (6.33%) ITIL
9 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Business Development
9 5 (6.33%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.06%) Time Management
10 4 (5.06%) Operations Management
10 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.91%) Java
2 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.05%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) C
5 14 (17.72%) C++
6 10 (12.66%) Python
7 8 (10.13%) PHP
8 7 (8.86%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.27%) Ruby
10 1 (1.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) CCIE
2 5 (6.33%) ISEB
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.06%) VCP4
4 3 (3.80%) CCNP
5 2 (2.53%) MCSE
5 2 (2.53%) MCSA
5 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.53%) RHCE
6 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) Xen
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Squid
4 2 (2.53%) NFS
5 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) IBM
2 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) Sencha
6 2 (2.53%) Zend
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.27%) Teradata
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Trillium
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago