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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 165 183 199
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 69 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.61% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.57% 1.77% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 68 21 19
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,000 £76,000
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
1932 1811 1764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.67% 34.34% 31.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1660 1606 1590
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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 +15 43 £48,500 +6.59% 4
Dorset +3 10 £47,500 -40.62% 1
Wiltshire +5 7 £25,000 -
Devon - 4 £45,000 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £62,500 -
Somerset - 2 £53,750 - 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 73 (52.14%) Java
2 54 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (37.86%) Hadoop
4 44 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
6 33 (23.57%) TDD
6 33 (23.57%) MySQL
7 32 (22.86%) SQL
7 32 (22.86%) Web Services
8 30 (21.43%) HTML
8 30 (21.43%) NoSQL
9 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
9 29 (20.71%) Oracle
10 28 (20.00%) C#
10 28 (20.00%) Spring
11 27 (19.29%) Scrum
11 27 (19.29%) .NET
11 27 (19.29%) Eclipse
12 25 (17.86%) RESTful
13 24 (17.14%) MongoDB
14 23 (16.43%) Apache Solr
14 23 (16.43%) jQuery
15 22 (15.71%) Degree
16 21 (15.00%) HTML5
16 21 (15.00%) Linux
16 21 (15.00%) Finance
16 21 (15.00%) Twitter
17 20 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
17 20 (14.29%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 23 (16.43%) Apache Solr
2 10 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.86%) IIS
3 4 (2.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.14%) Apache
4 3 (2.14%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (8.57%) Photoshop
1 12 (8.57%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.00%) SaaS
3 2 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.14%) HTTP
2 4 (2.86%) ISDN
2 4 (2.86%) VoIP
2 4 (2.86%) SMTP
2 4 (2.86%) VPN
2 4 (2.86%) DNS
2 4 (2.86%) SAN
2 4 (2.86%) PPTP
2 4 (2.86%) H.323
2 4 (2.86%) Firewall
2 4 (2.86%) IPsec
2 4 (2.86%) Network Security
3 2 (1.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.86%) Hadoop
2 38 (27.14%) SQL Server
3 33 (23.57%) MySQL
4 30 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 24 (17.14%) MongoDB
6 15 (10.71%) HBase
7 14 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (9.29%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (9.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (9.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (8.57%) QlikView
9 12 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (7.86%) Riak
11 10 (7.14%) DataStage
12 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
13 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (2.86%) Apache Hive
14 3 (2.14%) Star Schema
14 3 (2.14%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 27 (19.29%) Eclipse
2 17 (12.14%) Ant
3 14 (10.00%) Artifactory
3 14 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (9.29%) Cucumber
5 12 (8.57%) NUnit
6 11 (7.86%) SpecFlow
7 10 (7.14%) CruiseControl
7 10 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 10 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 10 (7.14%) Moq
8 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
8 9 (6.43%) JUnit
9 6 (4.29%) Subversion
9 6 (4.29%) Selenium
10 5 (3.57%) WebDriver
11 4 (2.86%) TestNG
11 4 (2.86%) Maven
12 3 (2.14%) ERwin
13 2 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (15.00%) Finance
2 18 (12.86%) Marketing
3 10 (7.14%) Games
4 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.71%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.29%) Electronics
7 5 (3.57%) Banking
8 4 (2.86%) Retail
8 4 (2.86%) Back Office
9 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (2.14%) Local Government
10 2 (1.43%) Aerospace
10 2 (1.43%) Automotive
11 1 (0.71%) Law
11 1 (0.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (46.43%) Developer
2 36 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 28 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 21 (15.00%) Software Engineer
5 19 (13.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 17 (12.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 12 (8.57%) C# Developer
7 12 (8.57%) Web Engineer
7 12 (8.57%) Development Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Technical Leader
9 7 (5.00%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (4.29%) Graduate
11 5 (3.57%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Consultant
11 5 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (3.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 4 (2.86%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.86%) Web Services
2 30 (21.43%) HTML
3 28 (20.00%) Spring
4 27 (19.29%) .NET
5 25 (17.86%) RESTful
6 23 (16.43%) jQuery
7 21 (15.00%) HTML5
8 20 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
9 19 (13.57%) REST
9 19 (13.57%) Natural Language Processing
9 19 (13.57%) ActiveMQ
10 18 (12.86%) CSS
11 17 (12.14%) Hibernate
12 15 (10.71%) J2SE
13 13 (9.29%) JSON
14 12 (8.57%) CSS3
15 11 (7.86%) WCF
15 11 (7.86%) Lucene
16 10 (7.14%) MSMQ
16 10 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 13 (9.29%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.57%) Mathematics
5 9 (6.43%) Algorithms
6 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.29%) Open Source
7 6 (4.29%) DTV
8 4 (2.86%) Mobile App
9 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.43%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.71%) User Experience
11 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.71%) Artificial Intelligence
11 1 (0.71%) Statistics
11 1 (0.71%) Informatics
11 1 (0.71%) Robotics
11 1 (0.71%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.71%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (15.00%) Linux
2 9 (6.43%) Windows
3 4 (2.86%) Android
3 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.43%) UNIX
5 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (23.57%) TDD
3 29 (20.71%) Software Engineering
4 27 (19.29%) Scrum
5 18 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (12.86%) Unit Testing
6 17 (12.14%) MapReduce
7 15 (10.71%) Analytics
7 15 (10.71%) BDD
7 15 (10.71%) Web Development
8 14 (10.00%) OOP
8 14 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.29%) E-Commerce
10 12 (8.57%) OO
10 12 (8.57%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (7.14%) OOD
11 10 (7.14%) ETL
11 10 (7.14%) Workflow
11 10 (7.14%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (52.14%) Java
2 44 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 32 (22.86%) SQL
4 28 (20.00%) C#
5 20 (14.29%) Ruby
6 7 (5.00%) Python
7 5 (3.57%) Erlang
8 4 (2.86%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.14%) Scala
10 2 (1.43%) C
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.86%) VMware ESX
1 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) Puppet
1 6 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.86%) Nagios
2 4 (2.86%) logstash
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) Oracle
2 21 (15.00%) Twitter
3 10 (7.14%) Teradata
4 9 (6.43%) SAP
4 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.43%) Informatica
5 5 (3.57%) Tableau
6 4 (2.86%) VMware
6 4 (2.86%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.14%) Cognos
7 3 (2.14%) Google
8 2 (1.43%) Unica
8 2 (1.43%) Facebook
8 2 (1.43%) Talend
8 2 (1.43%) Adobe
9 1 (0.71%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.71%) Greenplum
Bristol, Avon
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Benifits, Share Options
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 25 days, car, pension, insurance
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum No fixed holidays, profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Exeter, Devon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Remote/Flexible Working + Stock Options
Posted: 6 days ago
Cork, South West
McAfee
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 24 days ago