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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 180 137 220
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +83
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 57 88 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 1.63% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.83% 4.27% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 54 74 12
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,103 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £75,000
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
2012 2060 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.31% 38.26% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1824 1826 1837
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -13 39 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Wiltshire -28 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Gloucestershire -6 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Dorset -28 3 £34,000 -17.57% 1
Devon - 2 £38,750 - 1
Somerset +6 1 £27,500 -65.62% 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.17%) Hadoop
3 44 (36.67%) Java
4 37 (30.83%) SQL Server
5 32 (26.67%) SQL
5 32 (26.67%) .NET
6 31 (25.83%) C#
7 26 (21.67%) Scrum
8 25 (20.83%) OO
9 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 24 (20.00%) Oracle
9 24 (20.00%) TDD
9 24 (20.00%) MongoDB
9 24 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
10 23 (19.17%) Unit Testing
10 23 (19.17%) Web Services
11 22 (18.33%) OOP
11 22 (18.33%) ActiveMQ
11 22 (18.33%) MapReduce
12 21 (17.50%) REST
12 21 (17.50%) RESTful
13 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
14 18 (15.00%) Ruby
14 18 (15.00%) E-Commerce
14 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (14.17%) NUnit
15 17 (14.17%) Finance
15 17 (14.17%) OOD
15 17 (14.17%) MySQL
15 17 (14.17%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (10.83%) Apache Solr
2 5 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.50%) Node.js
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.17%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.33%) SaaS
4 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Internet
2 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (39.17%) Hadoop
2 37 (30.83%) SQL Server
3 24 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 19 (15.83%) NoSQL
5 17 (14.17%) MySQL
5 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (10.83%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (9.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (9.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (8.33%) DataStage
8 10 (8.33%) HBase
9 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (7.50%) QlikView
10 6 (5.00%) Riak
11 5 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (4.17%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.50%) Spotfire
12 3 (2.50%) Star Schema
12 3 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (14.17%) NUnit
1 17 (14.17%) Cucumber
2 15 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 15 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 15 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (12.50%) Moq
2 15 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 15 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 11 (9.17%) Ant
3 11 (9.17%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.50%) Artifactory
5 4 (3.33%) JUnit
5 4 (3.33%) Selenium
5 4 (3.33%) Maven
5 4 (3.33%) TestNG
5 4 (3.33%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.50%) Subversion
6 3 (2.50%) ERwin
7 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (14.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Marketing
3 15 (12.50%) Advertising
3 15 (12.50%) Games
4 9 (7.50%) Banking
4 9 (7.50%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (4.17%) Electronics
7 4 (3.33%) Retail
8 3 (2.50%) Local Government
9 2 (1.67%) Automotive
10 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.83%) Billing
10 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.83%) Back Office
10 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 75 (62.50%) Developer
2 27 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 23 (19.17%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 15 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Technical Leader
6 9 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Architect
8 6 (5.00%) Analyst
8 6 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 3 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Software Developer
11 3 (2.50%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.67%) .NET
2 24 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
3 23 (19.17%) Web Services
4 22 (18.33%) ActiveMQ
5 21 (17.50%) REST
5 21 (17.50%) RESTful
6 16 (13.33%) WCF
6 16 (13.33%) SOAP
6 16 (13.33%) MSMQ
7 15 (12.50%) Gherkin
8 14 (11.67%) Spring
9 13 (10.83%) Hibernate
10 12 (10.00%) HTML
10 12 (10.00%) jQuery
11 10 (8.33%) Lucene
12 9 (7.50%) Natural Language Processing
13 8 (6.67%) JPA
14 7 (5.83%) JSP
14 7 (5.83%) CSS
15 6 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (5.00%) Social Media
3 5 (4.17%) Open Source
3 5 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.17%) DTV
3 5 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.33%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.50%) BBC
5 3 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.83%) Statistics
7 1 (0.83%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.83%) Informatics
7 1 (0.83%) Robotics
7 1 (0.83%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (0.83%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (5.83%) Windows
3 2 (1.67%) UNIX
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.67%) Scrum
3 25 (20.83%) OO
4 24 (20.00%) TDD
5 23 (19.17%) Unit Testing
6 22 (18.33%) OOP
6 22 (18.33%) MapReduce
7 18 (15.00%) E-Commerce
7 18 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (14.17%) OOD
8 17 (14.17%) Integration Testing
9 16 (13.33%) BDD
10 15 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (12.50%) Workflow
10 15 (12.50%) Automated Testing
11 13 (10.83%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.17%) Project Management
13 10 (8.33%) ETL
14 9 (7.50%) Analytics
15 8 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 44 (36.67%) Java
2 32 (26.67%) SQL
3 31 (25.83%) C#
4 24 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.00%) Ruby
6 17 (14.17%) C++
7 9 (7.50%) C
8 8 (6.67%) Python
9 6 (5.00%) Scala
9 6 (5.00%) Clojure
10 5 (4.17%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.50%) PHP
12 1 (0.83%) Erlang
12 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.83%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) Twitter
3 10 (8.33%) Teradata
4 9 (7.50%) Informatica
5 7 (5.83%) SAP
6 4 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.50%) Nokia
7 3 (2.50%) Siemens
7 3 (2.50%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.50%) HP
7 3 (2.50%) BT
7 3 (2.50%) Toshiba
8 2 (1.67%) Facebook
8 2 (1.67%) Adobe
8 2 (1.67%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.67%) Unica
8 2 (1.67%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Talend
8 2 (1.67%) Tableau
9 1 (0.83%) IBM
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