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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 56 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 43 0 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.61% - 4.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.85% - 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 0 18
Average salary £47,500 - £25,750
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 - £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
363 227 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.48% 24.36% 35.09%
Number of salaries quoted 322 194 289
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 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 30 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 - 32 £47,500 - 1
Cardiff - 10 £45,000 - 1
Newport - 1 - -
Big Data
Wales

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 77 (82.80%) Advertising
2 75 (80.65%) Marketing
3 74 (79.57%) PaaS
3 74 (79.57%) Mobile Marketing
3 74 (79.57%) E-Commerce
4 65 (69.89%) Data Mining
5 41 (44.09%) Linux
6 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (34.41%) Java
8 21 (22.58%) SQL
9 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
9 20 (21.51%) Web Services
9 20 (21.51%) Software Engineering
10 19 (20.43%) C++
10 19 (20.43%) HTML
10 19 (20.43%) UNIX
10 19 (20.43%) Apache
11 18 (19.35%) C
12 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
13 16 (17.20%) Windows
14 15 (16.13%) MySQL
14 15 (16.13%) ETL
15 14 (15.05%) CSS
15 14 (15.05%) Scrum
16 12 (12.90%) HTTP
16 12 (12.90%) HTML5
17 11 (11.83%) Degree
17 11 (11.83%) IBM
17 11 (11.83%) Python
17 11 (11.83%) Internet

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 19 (20.43%) Apache
2 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.08%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 74 (79.57%) PaaS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.28%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.90%) HTTP
3 11 (11.83%) Internet
4 6 (6.45%) MPLS
4 6 (6.45%) IPv4
4 6 (6.45%) IPv6
4 6 (6.45%) BGP
4 6 (6.45%) VPLS
5 5 (5.38%) NAS
5 5 (5.38%) SAN
6 4 (4.30%) SSL
7 3 (3.23%) DNS
7 3 (3.23%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.15%) VPN
9 1 (1.08%) SNMP
9 1 (1.08%) LAN
9 1 (1.08%) WAN
9 1 (1.08%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (69.89%) Data Mining
2 15 (16.13%) MySQL
3 9 (9.68%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.53%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.38%) Informix
6 4 (4.30%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.30%) VoltDB
7 2 (2.15%) HPCC
7 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.08%) MS Access
8 1 (1.08%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) GCC
1 2 (2.15%) GDB
1 2 (2.15%) Automake
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.08%) Zephyr
General
1 77 (82.80%) Advertising
2 75 (80.65%) Marketing
3 8 (8.60%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.53%) Finance
5 4 (4.30%) Automotive
6 3 (3.23%) Games
7 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (31.18%) Developer
2 18 (19.35%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.83%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (11.83%) Administrator
4 9 (9.68%) Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.53%) Architect
6 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.45%) Network Engineer
6 6 (6.45%) Product Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Operations Manager
7 5 (5.38%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (5.38%) Database Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Business Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) UI Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Architect
7 5 (5.38%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.51%) Web Services
2 19 (20.43%) HTML
3 14 (15.05%) CSS
4 12 (12.90%) HTML5
5 9 (9.68%) XML
6 7 (7.53%) SOAP
6 7 (7.53%) REST
7 6 (6.45%) Pthreads
7 6 (6.45%) POSIX
8 5 (5.38%) CSS3
9 4 (4.30%) PCRE
10 2 (2.15%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (2.15%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.15%) jQuery
11 1 (1.08%) DOM
11 1 (1.08%) J2EE
11 1 (1.08%) RESTful
11 1 (1.08%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.08%) Ember.js
11 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Computer Science
1 8 (8.60%) Algorithms
2 6 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.23%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.23%) User Experience
5 2 (2.15%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (44.09%) Linux
2 19 (20.43%) UNIX
3 16 (17.20%) Windows
4 8 (8.60%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
5 7 (7.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.23%) Android
6 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (79.57%) E-Commerce
1 74 (79.57%) Mobile Marketing
2 35 (37.63%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.51%) Software Engineering
4 15 (16.13%) ETL
5 14 (15.05%) Scrum
6 10 (10.75%) ITIL
7 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (8.60%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (8.60%) Low Latency
9 7 (7.53%) Line Management
9 7 (7.53%) Migration
9 7 (7.53%) Operations Management
10 6 (6.45%) Product Management
10 6 (6.45%) Network Architecture
10 6 (6.45%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (6.45%) User Stories
11 5 (5.38%) Manual Testing
11 5 (5.38%) Business Development
11 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) Java
2 21 (22.58%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.43%) C++
5 18 (19.35%) C
6 11 (11.83%) Python
7 9 (9.68%) PHP
8 8 (8.60%) Perl
9 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.08%) Ruby
12 1 (1.08%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) CCIE
2 5 (5.38%) ISEB
2 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.23%) CCNP
4 2 (2.15%) MCSE
4 2 (2.15%) MCSA
4 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.15%) RHCE
5 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.38%) Xen
2 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.23%) Squid
4 2 (2.15%) NFS
5 1 (1.08%) Samba
5 1 (1.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (11.83%) IBM
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
4 5 (5.38%) VMware
4 5 (5.38%) Cisco
5 4 (4.30%) Sencha
6 3 (3.23%) Zend
7 2 (2.15%) EMC
8 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.08%) Teradata
8 1 (1.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.08%) Trillium
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn Recruitment
Salary: + share scheme, flexihours
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago