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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 192 153 218
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +65
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 53 82 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 1.41% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.62% 3.73% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 64 10
Average salary £46,500 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.00% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.82%
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
2020 2200 1967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.17% 37.77% 34.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1788 1934 1812
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
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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 -21 36 £46,500 -7.00% 4
Wiltshire -19 6 £40,000 -27.60%
Dorset -19 4 £65,000 +62.50%
Gloucestershire - 3 £55,000 - 2
Devon - 3 £45,000 - 2
Somerset - 1 £40,000 - 1
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 56 (47.06%) Java
2 51 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (27.73%) SQL Server
5 31 (26.05%) C#
5 31 (26.05%) .NET
6 30 (25.21%) JavaScript
7 29 (24.37%) Web Services
7 29 (24.37%) TDD
8 28 (23.53%) SQL
8 28 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 27 (22.69%) RabbitMQ
10 25 (21.01%) Scrum
10 25 (21.01%) ActiveMQ
10 25 (21.01%) Spring
10 25 (21.01%) REST
11 23 (19.33%) MySQL
11 23 (19.33%) Eclipse
12 22 (18.49%) Oracle
12 22 (18.49%) OO
12 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
13 21 (17.65%) OOP
13 21 (17.65%) RESTful
13 21 (17.65%) MapReduce
14 19 (15.97%) Ant
15 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
15 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
15 18 (15.13%) Ruby
15 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
16 17 (14.29%) Apache Solr

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 5 (4.20%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.52%) Apache
4 2 (1.68%) Node.js
4 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.84%) SAS
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Photoshop
1 5 (4.20%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (7.56%) SaaS
3 5 (4.20%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.52%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 33 (27.73%) SQL Server
3 28 (23.53%) MongoDB
4 23 (19.33%) MySQL
5 22 (18.49%) NoSQL
6 16 (13.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (12.61%) HBase
8 12 (10.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 12 (10.08%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (8.40%) DataStage
10 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
11 9 (7.56%) Riak
11 9 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (7.56%) QlikView
12 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (2.52%) Star Schema
13 3 (2.52%) Oracle ODI
14 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (19.33%) Eclipse
2 19 (15.97%) Ant
3 17 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 16 (13.45%) NUnit
5 15 (12.61%) SpecFlow
6 14 (11.76%) CruiseControl
6 14 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 14 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 14 (11.76%) Moq
7 13 (10.92%) Jenkins
8 11 (9.24%) Artifactory
9 8 (6.72%) Subversion
10 6 (5.04%) Git (software)
11 5 (4.20%) Selenium
11 5 (4.20%) JUnit
12 4 (3.36%) Maven
12 4 (3.36%) TestNG
12 4 (3.36%) WebDriver
13 3 (2.52%) ERwin
14 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (13.45%) Marketing
2 15 (12.61%) Finance
3 14 (11.76%) Games
4 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.72%) Advertising
6 7 (5.88%) Manufacturing
6 7 (5.88%) Banking
7 5 (4.20%) Electronics
8 4 (3.36%) Retail
9 3 (2.52%) Local Government
10 2 (1.68%) Automotive
11 1 (0.84%) Law
11 1 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.84%) Billing
11 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (61.34%) Developer
2 35 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 25 (21.01%) Senior Developer
4 18 (15.13%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.08%) Software Engineer
6 11 (9.24%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (7.56%) Technical Leader
8 8 (6.72%) C++ Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Web Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Development Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.36%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.36%) C# .NET Developer
12 3 (2.52%) Oracle Developer
12 3 (2.52%) Consultant
12 3 (2.52%) Senior Oracle Developer
12 3 (2.52%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (26.05%) .NET
2 29 (24.37%) Web Services
3 27 (22.69%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (21.01%) REST
4 25 (21.01%) Spring
4 25 (21.01%) ActiveMQ
5 21 (17.65%) RESTful
6 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
7 16 (13.45%) WCF
8 15 (12.61%) MSMQ
8 15 (12.61%) SOAP
9 14 (11.76%) jQuery
9 14 (11.76%) Gherkin
10 13 (10.92%) Natural Language Processing
10 13 (10.92%) Lucene
11 12 (10.08%) HTML
12 11 (9.24%) JPA
13 10 (8.40%) CSS
14 9 (7.56%) JMS
14 9 (7.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.61%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 6 (5.04%) Open Source
4 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.20%) DTV
5 5 (4.20%) Algorithms
6 4 (3.36%) Mathematics
7 3 (2.52%) BBC
7 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.52%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.84%) Statistics
8 1 (0.84%) Informatics
8 1 (0.84%) Robotics
8 1 (0.84%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (0.84%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.84%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (5.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.37%) TDD
3 25 (21.01%) Scrum
4 22 (18.49%) OO
5 21 (17.65%) OOP
5 21 (17.65%) MapReduce
6 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
6 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
7 16 (13.45%) Software Engineering
7 16 (13.45%) BDD
7 16 (13.45%) Mentoring
8 15 (12.61%) OOD
9 14 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (11.76%) Workflow
9 14 (11.76%) Automated Testing
10 10 (8.40%) Integration Testing
10 10 (8.40%) ETL
11 9 (7.56%) Project Management
12 8 (6.72%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (47.06%) Java
2 31 (26.05%) C#
3 30 (25.21%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.53%) SQL
5 18 (15.13%) Ruby
6 9 (7.56%) C
6 9 (7.56%) C++
7 5 (4.20%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.20%) Python
8 3 (2.52%) Scala
8 3 (2.52%) Clojure
9 2 (1.68%) PHP
10 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.84%) Golang
10 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.04%) Puppet
1 6 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Oracle
2 15 (12.61%) Twitter
3 10 (8.40%) Teradata
4 9 (7.56%) Informatica
5 7 (5.88%) SAP
6 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.52%) Nokia
7 3 (2.52%) Siemens
7 3 (2.52%) Toshiba
7 3 (2.52%) BT
7 3 (2.52%) HP
8 2 (1.68%) Talend
8 2 (1.68%) Google
8 2 (1.68%) Unica
8 2 (1.68%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.68%) Tableau
8 2 (1.68%) Facebook
8 2 (1.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.84%) IBM
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ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £28,000 - £35,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 22 days ago