The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 172 186 199
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 66 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.06% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.38% 1.48% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 66 15 20
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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 West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1951 1688 1827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.37% 33.18% 31.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1672 1500 1660
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Big Data
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Big Data Salary Trend in the South West

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the South West

Big Data
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Bristol +21 42 £48,000 +20.00% 2
Dorset +6 11 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Wiltshire +4 6 £25,000 - 3
Gloucestershire -3 3 £62,500 +56.25% 1
Devon - 3 £45,000 - 4
Somerset - 1 £67,500 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 86 (53.42%) Java
2 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (32.92%) JavaScript
4 49 (30.43%) Hadoop
5 41 (25.47%) NoSQL
6 40 (24.84%) MySQL
7 39 (24.22%) Web Services
8 37 (22.98%) SQL Server
9 36 (22.36%) TDD
9 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
10 34 (21.12%) Degree
11 32 (19.88%) HTML
11 32 (19.88%) Eclipse
12 31 (19.25%) Linux
13 29 (18.01%) Spring
14 28 (17.39%) Scrum
15 27 (16.77%) Oracle
15 27 (16.77%) C#
15 27 (16.77%) SQL
16 26 (16.15%) .NET
16 26 (16.15%) RESTful
16 26 (16.15%) MongoDB
16 26 (16.15%) Natural Language Processing
17 25 (15.53%) Apache Solr
18 24 (14.91%) Ruby
19 23 (14.29%) Twitter
20 22 (13.66%) Analytics
21 21 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
21 21 (13.04%) HTTP
21 21 (13.04%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 25 (15.53%) Apache Solr
2 12 (7.45%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.97%) IIS
4 4 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.24%) SAS
6 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (8.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.45%) Photoshop
2 12 (7.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.73%) SaaS
3 2 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.04%) HTTP
2 8 (4.97%) ISDN
2 8 (4.97%) VoIP
2 8 (4.97%) SMTP
2 8 (4.97%) VPN
2 8 (4.97%) DNS
2 8 (4.97%) SAN
2 8 (4.97%) PPTP
2 8 (4.97%) H.323
2 8 (4.97%) Firewall
2 8 (4.97%) IPsec
2 8 (4.97%) Network Security
3 2 (1.24%) Broadband
4 1 (0.62%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (30.43%) Hadoop
2 41 (25.47%) NoSQL
3 40 (24.84%) MySQL
4 37 (22.98%) SQL Server
5 26 (16.15%) MongoDB
6 15 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
7 14 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (8.70%) HBase
7 14 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 13 (8.07%) Riak
8 13 (8.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (7.45%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (6.83%) QlikView
11 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (4.97%) DataStage
13 6 (3.73%) Redis
14 4 (2.48%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.86%) Oracle BI EE
15 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (19.88%) Eclipse
2 19 (11.80%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.94%) Artifactory
4 14 (8.70%) Ant
5 10 (6.21%) JUnit
5 10 (6.21%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.21%) Cucumber
6 9 (5.59%) NUnit
7 8 (4.97%) Selenium
7 8 (4.97%) SpecFlow
8 7 (4.35%) TeamCity
8 7 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (4.35%) Moq
8 7 (4.35%) CruiseControl
9 6 (3.73%) Subversion
10 4 (2.48%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.86%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.24%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.24%) TestNG
12 2 (1.24%) Maven
General
1 17 (10.56%) Marketing
2 14 (8.70%) Finance
3 8 (4.97%) Back Office
4 7 (4.35%) Games
5 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.11%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.48%) Electronics
8 3 (1.86%) Local Government
9 2 (1.24%) Retail
9 2 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.24%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.62%) Automotive
10 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (44.72%) Developer
2 39 (24.22%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.91%) Software Engineer
3 24 (14.91%) Senior Developer
4 19 (11.80%) Senior Software Engineer
5 17 (10.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (9.94%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.45%) Web Engineer
7 12 (7.45%) Development Engineer
8 9 (5.59%) C# Developer
9 8 (4.97%) Administrator
9 8 (4.97%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.97%) Windows Administrator
9 8 (4.97%) Technical Leader
9 8 (4.97%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.35%) Support Engineer
11 6 (3.73%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (3.73%) Graduate
11 6 (3.73%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.22%) Web Services
2 32 (19.88%) HTML
3 29 (18.01%) Spring
4 26 (16.15%) .NET
4 26 (16.15%) RESTful
4 26 (16.15%) Natural Language Processing
5 21 (13.04%) jQuery
5 21 (13.04%) HTML5
6 17 (10.56%) J2SE
7 16 (9.94%) CSS
7 16 (9.94%) RabbitMQ
8 15 (9.32%) REST
8 15 (9.32%) Hibernate
8 15 (9.32%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (8.07%) XML
9 13 (8.07%) JSON
10 12 (7.45%) CSS3
11 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.97%) Lucene
12 8 (4.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.04%) Computer Science
1 21 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (10.56%) Mathematics
3 15 (9.32%) Open Source
3 15 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.70%) Visualisation
5 7 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.48%) DTV
7 3 (1.86%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.24%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.62%) User Experience
9 1 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 31 (19.25%) Linux
2 12 (7.45%) Windows
3 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.97%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.48%) Ubuntu
4 4 (2.48%) Android
5 2 (1.24%) UNIX
6 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.36%) TDD
2 36 (22.36%) Software Engineering
3 28 (17.39%) Scrum
4 22 (13.66%) Analytics
5 19 (11.80%) Unit Testing
6 17 (10.56%) Web Application Development
7 16 (9.94%) Web Development
7 16 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (8.07%) MapReduce
8 13 (8.07%) Mentoring
9 12 (7.45%) BDD
9 12 (7.45%) OO
10 11 (6.83%) OOP
10 11 (6.83%) DNA
11 10 (6.21%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.21%) ETL
12 9 (5.59%) Data Analysis
13 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (4.97%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 86 (53.42%) Java
2 53 (32.92%) JavaScript
3 27 (16.77%) C#
3 27 (16.77%) SQL
4 24 (14.91%) Ruby
5 13 (8.07%) Python
6 9 (5.59%) Erlang
7 5 (3.11%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.11%) Perl
8 4 (2.48%) Scala
9 2 (1.24%) PHP
9 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.24%) C
10 1 (0.62%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.62%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 34 (21.12%) Degree
2 11 (6.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.45%) QA
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.97%) Active Directory
1 8 (4.97%) VMware ESX
1 8 (4.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Nagios
1 8 (4.97%) logstash
2 7 (4.35%) Puppet
3 6 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) Kibana
Vendors
1 27 (16.77%) Oracle
2 23 (14.29%) Twitter
3 14 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.97%) SolarWinds
4 8 (4.97%) Informatica
4 8 (4.97%) VMware
4 8 (4.97%) Teradata
5 6 (3.73%) SAP
6 5 (3.11%) Cognos
7 4 (2.48%) Tableau
8 3 (1.86%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.24%) Google
9 2 (1.24%) Zend
10 1 (0.62%) Greenplum
10 1 (0.62%) Adobe
10 1 (0.62%) Facebook
10 1 (0.62%) Talend
10 1 (0.62%) Unica
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