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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 80 172 165
Rank change year-on-year
+92 -7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 195 81 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.64% 1.37% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.74% 4.13% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 152 56 61
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,372 £29,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £88,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1661 1963 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.97% 33.20% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1684 1786
Median salary £41,000 £39,421 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +53 95 £53,250 +42.00% 6
Bristol +24 40 £65,000 +30.00% 9
Somerset -3 23 £36,250 -3.33% 5
Dorset +22 18 £80,000 +68.42% 2
Devon +5 11 £80,000 +175.86%
Wiltshire +13 4 £67,500 +80.00% 4
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 219 (61.86%) Java
2 161 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (38.70%) Hadoop
4 132 (37.29%) Security Cleared
5 124 (35.03%) Python
6 116 (32.77%) Software Engineering
7 112 (31.64%) C++
8 107 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
9 105 (29.66%) Analytics
10 95 (26.84%) Linux
11 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
12 89 (25.14%) DV Cleared
13 86 (24.29%) SQL
14 82 (23.16%) Apache Spark
15 79 (22.32%) Degree
16 75 (21.19%) MongoDB
16 75 (21.19%) Oracle
17 72 (20.34%) Data Analytics
18 71 (20.06%) C
19 68 (19.21%) MySQL
20 67 (18.93%) Computer Science
21 64 (18.08%) Scrum
22 60 (16.95%) C#
23 59 (16.67%) Visualisation
24 58 (16.38%) Telecoms
25 55 (15.54%) Android
25 55 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
26 54 (15.25%) Windows
27 51 (14.41%) Data Analysis
27 51 (14.41%) Elasticsearch

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (23.16%) Apache Spark
2 51 (14.41%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (10.45%) Apache Pig
4 26 (7.34%) SAS
5 25 (7.06%) Apache
5 25 (7.06%) WebLogic
6 20 (5.65%) JBoss
7 18 (5.08%) Tomcat
8 17 (4.80%) Apache Solr
9 11 (3.11%) OpenStack
9 11 (3.11%) WebSphere
10 10 (2.82%) Confluence
11 9 (2.54%) Jetty
12 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.56%) CMS
13 2 (0.56%) IIS
14 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 9 (2.54%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.26%) MS Office
3 7 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.13%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.56%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.95%) SaaS
3 12 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.26%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.56%) GitHub
6 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.56%) IaaS
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
7 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.28%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 23 (6.50%) Internet
2 19 (5.37%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.80%) SSL
4 14 (3.95%) Firewall
5 10 (2.82%) HTTPS
5 10 (2.82%) Network Security
6 9 (2.54%) HTTP
7 6 (1.69%) LAN
7 6 (1.69%) SAN
7 6 (1.69%) WAN
8 3 (0.85%) SSH
9 1 (0.28%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (38.70%) Hadoop
2 75 (21.19%) MongoDB
3 68 (19.21%) MySQL
4 50 (14.12%) NoSQL
5 48 (13.56%) Apache Hive
6 32 (9.04%) Relational Database
7 30 (8.47%) SQL Server
8 28 (7.91%) Neo4j
9 26 (7.34%) Apache Accumulo
10 22 (6.21%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (6.21%) Data Mining
11 17 (4.80%) QlikView
12 16 (4.52%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (4.52%) Parquet
13 15 (4.24%) Impala
14 14 (3.95%) RDBMS
15 11 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
16 10 (2.82%) OrientDB
17 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
17 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 21 (5.93%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.24%) JIRA
3 14 (3.95%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.39%) Selenium
5 10 (2.82%) Maven
6 9 (2.54%) LoadRunner
6 9 (2.54%) RSpec
7 8 (2.26%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.41%) JUnit
9 4 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (1.13%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (0.85%) Hudson
10 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.56%) Ant
11 2 (0.56%) Bower
11 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
11 2 (0.56%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
11 2 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 58 (16.38%) Telecoms
2 45 (12.71%) Finance
3 42 (11.86%) Retail
4 16 (4.52%) Games
5 11 (3.11%) Marketing
6 9 (2.54%) Banking
7 5 (1.41%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.13%) Billing
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (26.55%) Developer
2 67 (18.93%) Software Engineer
3 40 (11.30%) Java Developer
4 39 (11.02%) Architect
5 38 (10.73%) Analyst
6 36 (10.17%) Java Engineer
7 32 (9.04%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (7.91%) Data Scientist
9 24 (6.78%) Systems Engineer
10 20 (5.65%) Consultant
11 18 (5.08%) Data Analyst
12 17 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 17 (4.80%) Test Engineer
13 15 (4.24%) Analyst Developer
13 15 (4.24%) C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (4.24%) IT Architect
14 14 (3.95%) Big Data Engineer
14 14 (3.95%) Senior Developer
14 14 (3.95%) Software Test Engineer
15 13 (3.67%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (13.28%) HTML
2 46 (12.99%) Spring
3 40 (11.30%) AngularJS
4 38 (10.73%) Hibernate
5 37 (10.45%) HTML5
6 26 (7.34%) CSS
6 26 (7.34%) Java EE
7 25 (7.06%) Node.js
7 25 (7.06%) XML
8 24 (6.78%) CSS3
9 20 (5.65%) J2EE
9 20 (5.65%) JSON
9 20 (5.65%) React
10 19 (5.37%) Kafka
11 18 (5.08%) EJB
12 16 (4.52%) LAMP
13 15 (4.24%) Lucene
13 15 (4.24%) Middleware
13 15 (4.24%) Spark Streaming
14 14 (3.95%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (18.93%) Computer Science
2 59 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 55 (15.54%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (9.32%) Mathematics
5 31 (8.76%) Digital Media
6 28 (7.91%) Cybercrime
7 27 (7.63%) Cyberthreat
8 25 (7.06%) Management Information System
9 21 (5.93%) Algorithms
10 18 (5.08%) User Experience
11 17 (4.80%) Internet of Things
11 17 (4.80%) iPhone
12 14 (3.95%) Artificial Intelligence
12 14 (3.95%) Physics
13 13 (3.67%) PKI
14 12 (3.39%) Security Operations Centre
15 9 (2.54%) Mobile App
15 9 (2.54%) Smart Meter
16 8 (2.26%) Statistics
17 6 (1.69%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 95 (26.84%) Linux
2 55 (15.54%) Android
3 54 (15.25%) Windows
4 19 (5.37%) Apple iOS
5 18 (5.08%) Unix
6 15 (4.24%) Windows Phone
7 10 (2.82%) Windows Server
8 7 (1.98%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.69%) CentOS
10 2 (0.56%) AIX
10 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (45.48%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (32.77%) Software Engineering
3 107 (30.23%) Cybersecurity
4 105 (29.66%) Analytics
5 72 (20.34%) Data Analytics
6 64 (18.08%) Scrum
7 51 (14.41%) Data Analysis
8 46 (12.99%) Machine Learning
9 45 (12.71%) Open Source
10 34 (9.60%) Automated Testing
10 34 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (9.60%) Mobile Development
11 33 (9.32%) Big Data Analytics
11 33 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
11 33 (9.32%) OO
12 29 (8.19%) MapReduce
12 29 (8.19%) Mentoring
12 29 (8.19%) Reverse Engineering
13 27 (7.63%) TDD
13 27 (7.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 219 (61.86%) Java
2 124 (35.03%) Python
3 112 (31.64%) C++
4 94 (26.55%) JavaScript
5 86 (24.29%) SQL
6 71 (20.06%) C
7 60 (16.95%) C#
8 44 (12.43%) Scala
9 39 (11.02%) Bash Shell
10 38 (10.73%) R
11 34 (9.60%) Perl
12 27 (7.63%) Objective-C
13 23 (6.50%) Ruby
14 18 (5.08%) PHP
15 16 (4.52%) Shell Script
16 15 (4.24%) MATLAB
17 9 (2.54%) Go
17 9 (2.54%) VB
18 7 (1.98%) PL/SQL
19 3 (0.85%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 132 (37.29%) Security Cleared
2 89 (25.14%) DV Cleared
3 79 (22.32%) Degree
4 31 (8.76%) SC Cleared
5 26 (7.34%) PhD
6 9 (2.54%) ISEB
7 8 (2.26%) CCNA
7 8 (2.26%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (2.26%) CISSP
7 8 (2.26%) GIAC
7 8 (2.26%) Linux+ Certification
7 8 (2.26%) MCSE
7 8 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (2.26%) Network+ Certification
7 8 (2.26%) SANS
7 8 (2.26%) SSCP
8 4 (1.13%) CITP
8 4 (1.13%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.13%) PMP
8 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.11%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.26%) QA
3 5 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.56%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (1.69%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.69%) Firmware
5 5 (1.41%) Docker
6 2 (0.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (3.67%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (3.67%) Puppet
2 11 (3.11%) Kibana
2 11 (3.11%) logstash
3 10 (2.82%) Ansible
4 7 (1.98%) Salt
5 6 (1.69%) FortiGate
6 3 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.28%) Nagios
Vendors
1 75 (21.19%) Oracle
2 19 (5.37%) Cisco
3 16 (4.52%) Tableau
4 15 (4.24%) Hortonworks
4 15 (4.24%) TIBCO
4 15 (4.24%) VMware
5 14 (3.95%) Microsoft
6 12 (3.39%) HP
7 11 (3.11%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.54%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.98%) EMC
9 7 (1.98%) Intel
10 6 (1.69%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.69%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.69%) Dell
10 6 (1.69%) FireEye
10 6 (1.69%) Forcepoint
10 6 (1.69%) Juniper
10 6 (1.69%) Palo Alto
11 5 (1.41%) Cloudera
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