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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 87 132 176
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +44
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 194 128 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.43% 2.15% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.58% 7.29% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 151 104 67
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
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
1675 1756 2014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 29.61% 29.47% 32.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1426 1529 1735
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,594 £58,550
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +44 94 £55,000 -15.38% 7
Bristol -6 54 £70,000 +40.00% 8
Somerset +2 14 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Dorset +22 13 £78,750 +75.00% 2
Wiltshire -5 8 £29,000 -42.00% 4
Devon +7 3 £50,000 +100.00%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 263 (68.49%) Java
2 201 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (42.71%) Security Cleared
4 159 (41.41%) Python
5 150 (39.06%) Hadoop
6 136 (35.42%) Software Engineering
7 132 (34.38%) C++
8 114 (29.69%) Cybersecurity
9 113 (29.43%) JavaScript
10 107 (27.86%) SQL
11 104 (27.08%) DV Cleared
12 96 (25.00%) Analytics
13 95 (24.74%) C#
14 94 (24.48%) C
15 90 (23.44%) Oracle
16 89 (23.18%) Apache Spark
17 86 (22.40%) Linux
18 82 (21.35%) MySQL
19 81 (21.09%) MongoDB
20 80 (20.83%) Android
21 79 (20.57%) Scrum
22 76 (19.79%) Degree
23 72 (18.75%) Visualisation
24 67 (17.45%) Data Analytics
25 66 (17.19%) Apache Hive
25 66 (17.19%) HTML
26 64 (16.67%) Spring
27 60 (15.63%) NoSQL
27 60 (15.63%) Mobile Development
28 59 (15.36%) AngularJS

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 89 (23.18%) Apache Spark
2 54 (14.06%) Apache Pig
3 48 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 47 (12.24%) Elasticsearch
5 27 (7.03%) JBoss
6 26 (6.77%) SAS
7 25 (6.51%) Tomcat
8 21 (5.47%) WebSphere
9 19 (4.95%) Jetty
10 14 (3.65%) Apache
10 14 (3.65%) Apache Solr
11 10 (2.60%) OpenStack
12 8 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.30%) Confluence
13 5 (1.30%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.30%) SPSS
3 2 (0.52%) MS Office
3 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.03%) SaaS
2 24 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.08%) Amazon S3
5 5 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.78%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.78%) PaaS
7 2 (0.52%) GitHub
7 2 (0.52%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.47%) SSL
2 18 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 17 (4.43%) Firewall
4 15 (3.91%) HTTP
4 15 (3.91%) Internet
5 12 (3.13%) HTTPS
6 6 (1.56%) Network Security
7 4 (1.04%) 4G
7 4 (1.04%) LAN
7 4 (1.04%) PSTN
7 4 (1.04%) WAN
7 4 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.52%) SAN
9 1 (0.26%) DNS
9 1 (0.26%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (39.06%) Hadoop
2 82 (21.35%) MySQL
3 81 (21.09%) MongoDB
4 66 (17.19%) Apache Hive
5 60 (15.63%) NoSQL
6 40 (10.42%) SQL Server
7 36 (9.38%) Relational Database
8 24 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (5.47%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (5.47%) RDBMS
10 20 (5.21%) Neo4j
11 16 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
11 16 (4.17%) Data Mining
12 15 (3.91%) QlikView
13 14 (3.65%) Amazon Redshift
13 14 (3.65%) Impala
13 14 (3.65%) Parquet
14 11 (2.86%) Couchbase
14 11 (2.86%) Redis
14 11 (2.86%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.86%) JIRA
3 9 (2.34%) Selenium
4 8 (2.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (1.82%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.30%) Bitbucket
7 5 (1.30%) LoadRunner
7 5 (1.30%) RSpec
8 4 (1.04%) CodeSonar
8 4 (1.04%) git-flow
8 4 (1.04%) Maven
8 4 (1.04%) Robot Framework
9 3 (0.78%) JUnit
10 2 (0.52%) Bower
10 2 (0.52%) Hudson
11 1 (0.26%) Grunt
11 1 (0.26%) NuGet
11 1 (0.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 58 (15.10%) Finance
2 54 (14.06%) Telecoms
3 52 (13.54%) Retail
4 27 (7.03%) Banking
5 25 (6.51%) Games
6 10 (2.60%) Marketing
7 6 (1.56%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.52%) Advertising
11 1 (0.26%) Electronics
11 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 100 (26.04%) Developer
2 88 (22.92%) Software Engineer
3 59 (15.36%) Architect
4 47 (12.24%) Java Developer
5 44 (11.46%) Analyst
6 41 (10.68%) Java Engineer
7 38 (9.90%) Java Software Engineer
8 31 (8.07%) Consultant
9 23 (5.99%) Data Scientist
9 23 (5.99%) Systems Engineer
10 21 (5.47%) Technical Architect
11 20 (5.21%) Senior Developer
11 20 (5.21%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
13 17 (4.43%) Data Analyst
13 17 (4.43%) Data Architect
14 16 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
15 15 (3.91%) C# Software Engineer
15 15 (3.91%) C++ Software Engineer
16 14 (3.65%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (17.19%) HTML
2 64 (16.67%) Spring
3 59 (15.36%) AngularJS
4 55 (14.32%) Hibernate
5 50 (13.02%) Java EE
6 46 (11.98%) HTML5
7 40 (10.42%) Node.js
8 39 (10.16%) J2EE
9 32 (8.33%) .NET
9 32 (8.33%) CSS
10 28 (7.29%) EJB
10 28 (7.29%) LAMP
10 28 (7.29%) STL
11 27 (7.03%) CSS3
11 27 (7.03%) XML
12 25 (6.51%) React
13 24 (6.25%) jQuery
14 22 (5.73%) Apache Camel
14 22 (5.73%) Middleware
15 17 (4.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 72 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 45 (11.72%) Computer Science
3 42 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (9.11%) Cybercrime
5 27 (7.03%) iPhone
6 24 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
7 22 (5.73%) PKI
8 21 (5.47%) Algorithms
8 21 (5.47%) Mathematics
9 18 (4.69%) User Experience
10 17 (4.43%) Cyberthreat
11 15 (3.91%) Digital Media
12 9 (2.34%) Internet of Things
12 9 (2.34%) Management Information System
13 8 (2.08%) Blockchain
13 8 (2.08%) Credit Risk
13 8 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (2.08%) iPad
13 8 (2.08%) Physics
13 8 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 86 (22.40%) Linux
2 80 (20.83%) Android
3 49 (12.76%) Windows
4 38 (9.90%) Apple iOS
5 24 (6.25%) Windows Phone
6 11 (2.86%) Unix
7 7 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (1.04%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.78%) AIX
11 2 (0.52%) CentOS
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (35.42%) Software Engineering
3 114 (29.69%) Cybersecurity
4 96 (25.00%) Analytics
5 79 (20.57%) Scrum
6 67 (17.45%) Data Analytics
7 60 (15.63%) Mobile Development
8 46 (11.98%) Mentoring
9 42 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
10 40 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (10.42%) Multithreading
10 40 (10.42%) Open Source
10 40 (10.42%) Reverse Engineering
11 39 (10.16%) Automated Testing
12 38 (9.90%) Data Analysis
12 38 (9.90%) UML
13 37 (9.64%) Big Data Analytics
14 36 (9.38%) Android Development
14 36 (9.38%) iOS Development
15 35 (9.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 263 (68.49%) Java
2 159 (41.41%) Python
3 132 (34.38%) C++
4 113 (29.43%) JavaScript
5 107 (27.86%) SQL
6 95 (24.74%) C#
7 94 (24.48%) C
8 49 (12.76%) Perl
9 44 (11.46%) Objective-C
10 40 (10.42%) Scala
11 36 (9.38%) Bash Shell
12 35 (9.11%) R
13 25 (6.51%) Ruby
14 19 (4.95%) PHP
15 16 (4.17%) Go
16 15 (3.91%) MATLAB
17 6 (1.56%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.30%) Embedded C
18 5 (1.30%) VB
19 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 164 (42.71%) Security Cleared
2 104 (27.08%) DV Cleared
3 76 (19.79%) Degree
4 48 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 17 (4.43%) PhD
6 15 (3.91%) CCNA
6 15 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (3.91%) CISSP
6 15 (3.91%) GIAC
6 15 (3.91%) Linux+ Certification
6 15 (3.91%) MCSE
6 15 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (3.91%) Network+ Certification
6 15 (3.91%) SANS
6 15 (3.91%) SSCP
7 6 (1.56%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (1.56%) Security+ Certification
8 5 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.30%) ISEB
9 3 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.30%) ISO 14001
1 5 (1.30%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.30%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (5.21%) Hyper-V
1 20 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.08%) Docker
3 4 (1.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (1.04%) vSphere
4 3 (0.78%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (4.95%) Puppet
2 18 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.91%) Salt
4 14 (3.65%) Ansible
5 13 (3.39%) Kibana
5 13 (3.39%) logstash
6 4 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.52%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (23.44%) Oracle
2 21 (5.47%) VMware
3 15 (3.91%) Cisco
4 14 (3.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.65%) Tableau
5 13 (3.39%) TIBCO
6 8 (2.08%) Atlassian
6 8 (2.08%) Hortonworks
7 5 (1.30%) SAP
8 4 (1.04%) Adobe
8 4 (1.04%) HP
8 4 (1.04%) Intel
8 4 (1.04%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.78%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.78%) Google
10 2 (0.52%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.52%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.52%) Dell
10 2 (0.52%) EMC
10 2 (0.52%) Juniper
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wells, Somerset
Datamine Software Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum strictly depending on experience
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
JP Morgan
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, England UK
Intel
Salary: Competive plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
LV
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago