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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 147 169 193
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 108 61 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.81% 1.00% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.89% 3.12% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 80 55 11
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1833 1956 1695
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.65% 32.15% 33.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1668 1490
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
Bristol +4 59 £50,000 +5.26% 11
Gloucestershire +4 21 £65,000 +4.00% 6
Somerset +8 9 £45,000 -12.19% 3
Wiltshire +3 7 £50,000 +100.00% 2
Devon -3 4 £25,000 -37.50%
Dorset -9 3 £45,000 +24.13%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 98 (57.31%) Java
2 81 (47.37%) Linux
3 72 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (41.52%) Software Engineering
5 70 (40.94%) Python
6 53 (30.99%) C++
7 46 (26.90%) Telecoms
8 42 (24.56%) HTML
9 41 (23.98%) C
9 41 (23.98%) Ruby
10 37 (21.64%) Degree
10 37 (21.64%) C#
10 37 (21.64%) Perl
11 33 (19.30%) Cloud Computing
11 33 (19.30%) Visualisation
12 32 (18.71%) Scrum
12 32 (18.71%) Digital Media
12 32 (18.71%) Analytics
13 31 (18.13%) Git (software)
13 31 (18.13%) Spring
14 30 (17.54%) MySQL
14 30 (17.54%) MongoDB
15 29 (16.96%) Relational Database
15 29 (16.96%) JavaScript
15 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
16 28 (16.37%) SDLC
16 28 (16.37%) NoSQL
17 27 (15.79%) .NET
17 27 (15.79%) DV Cleared
17 27 (15.79%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (15.20%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (12.28%) Node.js
3 14 (8.19%) Apache Pig
4 6 (3.51%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (2.92%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.34%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.17%) JBoss
7 2 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.17%) SAS
7 2 (1.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.58%) Apache
8 1 (0.58%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Office
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.30%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (10.53%) SaaS
4 7 (4.09%) PaaS
4 7 (4.09%) IaaS
5 6 (3.51%) Heroku
5 6 (3.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (1.17%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.62%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.02%) Internet
3 9 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.54%) MySQL
1 30 (17.54%) MongoDB
2 29 (16.96%) Relational Database
3 28 (16.37%) NoSQL
4 24 (14.04%) Hadoop
5 20 (11.70%) RDBMS
6 19 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (8.77%) Apache Hive
8 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
9 9 (5.26%) HBase
10 6 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.92%) Sqoop
12 2 (1.17%) OLAP
12 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.17%) QlikView
12 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.58%) Spotfire
13 1 (0.58%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.11%) ClearCase
3 9 (5.26%) Ant
3 9 (5.26%) Subversion
3 9 (5.26%) Maven
4 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.58%) NUnit
5 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.58%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.58%) Moq
5 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (26.90%) Telecoms
2 24 (14.04%) Finance
3 19 (11.11%) Military
4 8 (4.68%) Marketing
5 4 (2.34%) Electronics
5 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.75%) Retail
7 2 (1.17%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.17%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (30.99%) Developer
2 50 (29.24%) Software Engineer
3 25 (14.62%) Java Developer
4 16 (9.36%) Senior Developer
4 16 (9.36%) Analyst
5 12 (7.02%) Architect
5 12 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (5.26%) Data Analyst
7 7 (4.09%) Consultant
8 6 (3.51%) .NET Developer
8 6 (3.51%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (2.92%) Programmer
9 5 (2.92%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.92%) Test Leader
9 5 (2.92%) Computer Scientist
10 4 (2.34%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (2.34%) Junior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (2.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (2.34%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (24.56%) HTML
2 31 (18.13%) Spring
3 27 (15.79%) .NET
4 26 (15.20%) Middleware
5 25 (14.62%) CSS
5 25 (14.62%) HTML5
5 25 (14.62%) CSS3
6 22 (12.87%) Hibernate
7 20 (11.70%) J2EE
7 20 (11.70%) Apache Camel
8 18 (10.53%) ASP.NET
9 14 (8.19%) .NET Framework
10 12 (7.02%) XML
11 10 (5.85%) Java EE
12 9 (5.26%) STL
13 7 (4.09%) Web Services
13 7 (4.09%) REST
14 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (3.51%) SciPy
14 6 (3.51%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.30%) Visualisation
2 32 (18.71%) Digital Media
3 20 (11.70%) PKI
4 18 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (9.36%) Mathematics
6 10 (5.85%) Physics
6 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
7 8 (4.68%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.68%) Cybercrime
8 7 (4.09%) Data Centre
9 6 (3.51%) Statistics
9 6 (3.51%) User Experience
10 5 (2.92%) Social Media
11 4 (2.34%) Data Structures
11 4 (2.34%) DTV
12 3 (1.75%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.58%) Artificial Intelligence
13 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
13 1 (0.58%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 81 (47.37%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Windows
3 18 (10.53%) UNIX
4 9 (5.26%) Android
4 9 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (41.52%) Software Engineering
3 32 (18.71%) Scrum
3 32 (18.71%) Analytics
4 28 (16.37%) SDLC
5 26 (15.20%) Big Data Analytics
6 25 (14.62%) DevOps
7 23 (13.45%) Configuration Management
7 23 (13.45%) Time Management
8 22 (12.87%) Data Analytics
9 20 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (11.11%) Information Security
11 17 (9.94%) Project Management
11 17 (9.94%) Mentoring
12 16 (9.36%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (8.77%) TDD
14 14 (8.19%) Coaching
15 12 (7.02%) Systems Analysis
16 11 (6.43%) Kanban
16 11 (6.43%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 98 (57.31%) Java
2 70 (40.94%) Python
3 53 (30.99%) C++
4 41 (23.98%) Ruby
4 41 (23.98%) C
5 37 (21.64%) C#
5 37 (21.64%) Perl
6 29 (16.96%) JavaScript
7 13 (7.60%) SQL
7 13 (7.60%) R
8 12 (7.02%) Clojure
9 9 (5.26%) Scala
9 9 (5.26%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.51%) MATLAB
10 6 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.34%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.75%) Jython
12 3 (1.75%) PHP
13 2 (1.17%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.17%) Korn
Qualifications
1 37 (21.64%) Degree
2 27 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 27 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 19 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 9 (5.26%) Linux+ Certification
4 9 (5.26%) GIAC
4 9 (5.26%) CISSP
4 9 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.26%) MCSE
4 9 (5.26%) CCNA
4 9 (5.26%) SSCP
5 6 (3.51%) Network+ Certification
5 6 (3.51%) EMC Certification
6 5 (2.92%) ISEB
6 5 (2.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.51%) ISO 9001
1 6 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 20 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 20 (11.70%) Hyper-V
2 5 (2.92%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 25 (14.62%) Puppet
2 24 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (7.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.20%) Oracle
2 26 (15.20%) VMware
3 6 (3.51%) EMC
4 5 (2.92%) SAP
5 2 (1.17%) Google
5 2 (1.17%) Zend
5 2 (1.17%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) Netezza
6 1 (0.58%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.58%) Teradata
6 1 (0.58%) Cognos
6 1 (0.58%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Informatica
6 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.58%) BT
6 1 (0.58%) Ab Initio
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
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set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 2 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k - £60k plus attractive benefits and extensive career progression
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