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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 55 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 38 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.09% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.24% 0.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
371 267 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.19% 23.95% 25.98%
Number of salaries quoted 312 248 238
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 July 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 July 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 - 28 £47,500 -
Cardiff +4 10 £38,750 +10.71% 1
Big Data
Wales

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 68 (81.93%) Advertising
2 60 (72.29%) Marketing
2 60 (72.29%) E-Commerce
2 60 (72.29%) Data Mining
2 60 (72.29%) PaaS
2 60 (72.29%) Mobile Marketing
3 50 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (44.58%) Linux
5 36 (43.37%) Telecoms
6 29 (34.94%) Java
7 27 (32.53%) C++
8 25 (30.12%) Scrum
9 20 (24.10%) SQL
10 19 (22.89%) C
11 18 (21.69%) Python
12 16 (19.28%) ETL
13 15 (18.07%) Perl
14 14 (16.87%) PHP
14 14 (16.87%) UNIX
14 14 (16.87%) Product Management
15 13 (15.66%) ITIL
16 12 (14.46%) Web Services
16 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
17 11 (13.25%) Line Management
17 11 (13.25%) Windows
17 11 (13.25%) Apache
17 11 (13.25%) Ruby
18 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
18 10 (12.05%) VoltDB
18 10 (12.05%) Data Centre

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (13.25%) Apache
2 4 (4.82%) Node.js
3 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.61%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 60 (72.29%) PaaS
2 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.41%) IPv4
2 2 (2.41%) IPv6
2 2 (2.41%) MPLS
2 2 (2.41%) BGP
2 2 (2.41%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (72.29%) Data Mining
2 12 (14.46%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.05%) VoltDB
4 4 (4.82%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (4.82%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.61%) MySQL
5 3 (3.61%) MS Access
5 3 (3.61%) HPCC
5 3 (3.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Selenium
2 4 (4.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.20%) JUnit
3 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (81.93%) Advertising
2 60 (72.29%) Marketing
3 36 (43.37%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Finance
5 3 (3.61%) Automotive
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Developer
2 14 (16.87%) Product Manager
3 11 (13.25%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Test Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Software Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Architect
5 7 (8.43%) Database Developer
6 6 (7.23%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Operations Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Product Manager
8 4 (4.82%) IT Operations Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
8 4 (4.82%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.61%) Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.46%) Web Services
2 3 (3.61%) Zend Framework
2 3 (3.61%) HTML
2 3 (3.61%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) J2EE
3 2 (2.41%) Pthreads
3 2 (2.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (2.41%) PCRE
3 2 (2.41%) POSIX
4 1 (1.20%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.20%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.82%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.82%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (44.58%) Linux
2 14 (16.87%) UNIX
3 11 (13.25%) Windows
4 6 (7.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (72.29%) E-Commerce
1 60 (72.29%) Mobile Marketing
2 50 (60.24%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (30.12%) Scrum
4 16 (19.28%) ETL
5 14 (16.87%) Product Management
6 13 (15.66%) ITIL
7 11 (13.25%) Line Management
8 9 (10.84%) SDLC
9 8 (9.64%) Automated Testing
9 8 (9.64%) Manual Testing
10 7 (8.43%) Operations Management
10 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.43%) Migration
10 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (8.43%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.23%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (4.82%) Programme Management
12 4 (4.82%) Project Management
12 4 (4.82%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) Java
2 27 (32.53%) C++
3 20 (24.10%) SQL
4 19 (22.89%) C
5 18 (21.69%) Python
6 15 (18.07%) Perl
7 14 (16.87%) PHP
8 11 (13.25%) Ruby
9 10 (12.05%) Shell Script
10 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.82%) C#
12 2 (2.41%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.20%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 2 (2.41%) CCIE
1 2 (2.41%) ISEB
1 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (2.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.23%) Red Hat
2 4 (4.82%) TOWER Software
3 3 (3.61%) SAP
3 3 (3.61%) Zend
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco
4 2 (2.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.20%) Trillium
5 1 (1.20%) Teradata
5 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago