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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 96 185 141
Rank change year-on-year
+89 -44
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 177 61 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.11% 1.04% 1.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.77% 3.02% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 143 57 77
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,662 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -
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
2018 2022 2080
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.44% 34.34% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 1823 1844
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +23 66 £45,000 -7.69% 10
Gloucestershire +49 52 £55,000 - 11
Wiltshire +41 45 £55,000 +25.71% 6
Somerset +9 17 £45,000 +63.63% 4
Devon +2 4 £120,000 +209.67%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 175 (48.88%) Java
2 144 (40.22%) Software Engineering
3 131 (36.59%) Linux
4 129 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (32.40%) C++
6 110 (30.73%) Telecoms
6 110 (30.73%) Degree
7 87 (24.30%) Python
8 84 (23.46%) Hadoop
9 83 (23.18%) Security Cleared
10 81 (22.63%) Analytics
11 80 (22.35%) C#
12 65 (18.16%) ITIL
13 61 (17.04%) Cybersecurity
14 60 (16.76%) Digital Media
14 60 (16.76%) JavaScript
15 59 (16.48%) C
15 59 (16.48%) Mobile Development
16 58 (16.20%) Change Management
17 57 (15.92%) SQL
18 55 (15.36%) TCP/IP
18 55 (15.36%) Retail
18 55 (15.36%) Android
18 55 (15.36%) Smart Meter
19 54 (15.08%) Reverse Engineering
20 53 (14.80%) Project Management
21 52 (14.53%) ISO 9001
22 51 (14.25%) DV Cleared
22 51 (14.25%) NoSQL
23 49 (13.69%) Amazon AWS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (11.17%) Elasticsearch
2 34 (9.50%) Apache Pig
3 22 (6.15%) Apache Spark
4 21 (5.87%) Apache
4 21 (5.87%) Apache Solr
5 20 (5.59%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.19%) Node.js
7 14 (3.91%) OpenStack
8 8 (2.23%) JBoss
8 8 (2.23%) Jetty
8 8 (2.23%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.23%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.68%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.84%) CMS
10 3 (0.84%) SAS
11 2 (0.56%) Confluence
12 1 (0.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (1.96%) SPSS
2 5 (1.40%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (4.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.68%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.12%) Lawson
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 49 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (3.63%) SaaS
4 11 (3.07%) IaaS
4 11 (3.07%) PaaS
5 10 (2.79%) Amazon S3
6 8 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (1.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (1.68%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.68%) Heroku
8 4 (1.12%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 55 (15.36%) TCP/IP
2 34 (9.50%) Firewall
3 32 (8.94%) Internet
4 10 (2.79%) SSL
5 3 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.84%) LAN
5 3 (0.84%) WAN
6 2 (0.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (23.46%) Hadoop
2 51 (14.25%) NoSQL
3 44 (12.29%) MongoDB
4 38 (10.61%) Data Mining
5 35 (9.78%) Apache Hive
6 29 (8.10%) MySQL
7 27 (7.54%) Relational Database
8 24 (6.70%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (6.42%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (5.31%) BusinessObjects
10 19 (5.31%) GIS
10 19 (5.31%) SQL Server
11 12 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (2.79%) Redis
14 8 (2.23%) Couchbase
14 8 (2.23%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.23%) Riak
15 7 (1.96%) MariaDB
15 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 25 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.79%) Maven
3 9 (2.51%) Mercurial
3 9 (2.51%) Subversion
4 8 (2.23%) Selenium
5 7 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.96%) LoadRunner
6 6 (1.68%) ERwin
6 6 (1.68%) JMeter
7 5 (1.40%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.40%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.40%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.40%) JBehave
8 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio
9 2 (0.56%) Ant
9 2 (0.56%) JIRA
9 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.56%) RSpec
10 1 (0.28%) TestComplete
General
1 110 (30.73%) Telecoms
2 55 (15.36%) Retail
3 42 (11.73%) Finance
4 31 (8.66%) Billing
5 16 (4.47%) Marketing
6 14 (3.91%) Banking
7 11 (3.07%) Military
8 10 (2.79%) Electronics
8 10 (2.79%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.40%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.40%) Legal
10 4 (1.12%) Advertising
11 2 (0.56%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (24.86%) Developer
1 89 (24.86%) Software Engineer
2 42 (11.73%) Java Engineer
3 35 (9.78%) Senior Manager
4 34 (9.50%) Java Developer
5 30 (8.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 27 (7.54%) Systems Engineer
7 21 (5.87%) Analyst
7 21 (5.87%) Senior Developer
8 20 (5.59%) Consultant
9 19 (5.31%) Business Manager
9 19 (5.31%) C++ Software Engineer
9 19 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
10 18 (5.03%) Business Relationship Manager
10 18 (5.03%) Principal Engineer
10 18 (5.03%) Relationships Manager
11 17 (4.75%) Principal Software Engineer
12 16 (4.47%) Architect
13 15 (4.19%) Senior Business Manager
13 15 (4.19%) Senior Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (12.85%) HTML
2 36 (10.06%) Java EE
3 34 (9.50%) STL
4 33 (9.22%) Spring
5 32 (8.94%) Hibernate
6 24 (6.70%) XML
7 23 (6.42%) .NET
7 23 (6.42%) J2EE
8 22 (6.15%) HTML5
9 20 (5.59%) AngularJS
9 20 (5.59%) CSS
9 20 (5.59%) CSS3
10 15 (4.19%) Lucene
10 15 (4.19%) Natural Language Processing
11 14 (3.91%) ASP.NET
11 14 (3.91%) Middleware
12 12 (3.35%) D3.js
12 12 (3.35%) EJB
13 11 (3.07%) JSON
13 11 (3.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.76%) Digital Media
2 55 (15.36%) Smart Meter
3 44 (12.29%) Cybercrime
4 43 (12.01%) Mathematics
5 36 (10.06%) Management Information System
6 35 (9.78%) Computer Science
7 32 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (8.94%) Visualisation
8 31 (8.66%) Physics
9 27 (7.54%) Algorithms
10 25 (6.98%) Mobile App
11 13 (3.63%) Economics
11 13 (3.63%) Internet of Things
12 12 (3.35%) iPhone
13 11 (3.07%) Statistics
14 10 (2.79%) Social Media
15 8 (2.23%) PKI
16 7 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
16 7 (1.96%) Data Integration
17 6 (1.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 131 (36.59%) Linux
2 55 (15.36%) Android
3 43 (12.01%) Apple iOS
4 31 (8.66%) Unix
5 30 (8.38%) Windows
6 12 (3.35%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.84%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (40.22%) Software Engineering
2 129 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (22.63%) Analytics
4 65 (18.16%) ITIL
5 61 (17.04%) Cybersecurity
6 59 (16.48%) Mobile Development
7 58 (16.20%) Change Management
8 54 (15.08%) Reverse Engineering
9 53 (14.80%) Project Management
10 44 (12.29%) Multithreading
11 42 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (11.73%) OO
11 42 (11.73%) Penetration Testing
12 37 (10.34%) Predictive Analytics
13 36 (10.06%) CRM
13 36 (10.06%) Ethical Hacking
14 34 (9.50%) Mentoring
14 34 (9.50%) PRINCE2
15 33 (9.22%) Data Analysis
15 33 (9.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 175 (48.88%) Java
2 116 (32.40%) C++
3 87 (24.30%) Python
4 80 (22.35%) C#
5 60 (16.76%) JavaScript
6 59 (16.48%) C
7 57 (15.92%) SQL
8 47 (13.13%) Objective-C
9 34 (9.50%) Ruby
10 31 (8.66%) Perl
11 12 (3.35%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.35%) Scala
12 11 (3.07%) Clojure
13 10 (2.79%) Go
14 9 (2.51%) ECMAScript
14 9 (2.51%) ES6
15 7 (1.96%) R
15 7 (1.96%) T-SQL
16 6 (1.68%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 110 (30.73%) Degree
2 83 (23.18%) Security Cleared
3 51 (14.25%) DV Cleared
4 42 (11.73%) SC Cleared
5 40 (11.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 34 (9.50%) CCNA
6 34 (9.50%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (9.50%) CISSP
6 34 (9.50%) GIAC
6 34 (9.50%) Linux+ Certification
6 34 (9.50%) MCSE
6 34 (9.50%) SANS
6 34 (9.50%) SSCP
7 26 (7.26%) CITP
8 20 (5.59%) PMI Certification
8 20 (5.59%) PMP
9 16 (4.47%) Network+ Certification
10 13 (3.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (2.51%) ISEB
12 6 (1.68%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (14.53%) ISO 9001
2 18 (5.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 12 (3.35%) Data Quality
4 8 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.23%) QA
5 6 (1.68%) TickIT
6 5 (1.40%) GPG13
6 5 (1.40%) ISO22301
6 5 (1.40%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.23%) Hyper-V
1 8 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.12%) Docker
3 2 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 23 (6.42%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (6.42%) Puppet
2 21 (5.87%) Ansible
3 8 (2.23%) Kibana
3 8 (2.23%) logstash
3 8 (2.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (10.34%) SAP
2 29 (8.10%) Oracle
3 28 (7.82%) Microsoft
4 18 (5.03%) ESRI
5 14 (3.91%) VMware
6 6 (1.68%) EMC
6 6 (1.68%) Google
7 5 (1.40%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.12%) Twitter
9 3 (0.84%) BT
10 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.56%) Facebook
10 2 (0.56%) IBM
10 2 (0.56%) Tableau
11 1 (0.28%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.28%) DataFlux
11 1 (0.28%) i2
11 1 (0.28%) Informatica
11 1 (0.28%) Sage
11 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £neg+car+bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 75,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: £20,000 - £46,000 pa depending on experience plus benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45900 per annum + Flexitime, Pension & More
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £23,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE - Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000000 - £50000.0000000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - please contact for further details
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - please contact for further details
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, UK
Intel
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Salary: From £45,671 to £60,774 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago