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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 180 143 195
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +52
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 59 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 1.40% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.08% 4.13% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 45 63 20
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £41,463
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1913 1864 1954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.13% 34.01% 35.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1650 1669 1758
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,989 £52,500
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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -6 28 £50,000 -
Dorset -24 11 £36,000 -31.42% 1
Gloucestershire -11 10 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wiltshire -5 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Devon 0 2 £34,375 -20.05%
Somerset -6 2 £36,250 -23.68%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.38%) Java
3 33 (30.84%) C++
4 28 (26.17%) Linux
5 26 (24.30%) HTML
6 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
6 25 (23.36%) Scrum
7 24 (22.43%) MySQL
7 24 (22.43%) Oracle
7 24 (22.43%) Hadoop
8 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
8 23 (21.50%) SQL
8 23 (21.50%) .NET
8 23 (21.50%) Python
9 22 (20.56%) C#
9 22 (20.56%) Advertising
9 22 (20.56%) Ruby
9 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
10 20 (18.69%) Integration Testing
11 19 (17.76%) Spring
11 19 (17.76%) Analytics
12 18 (16.82%) OO
12 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
13 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
14 16 (14.95%) TDD
15 15 (14.02%) Windows
15 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
16 14 (13.08%) C
16 14 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (13.08%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 12 (11.21%) Node.js
2 9 (8.41%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.74%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (8.41%) SaaS
2 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (23.36%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.43%) MySQL
2 24 (22.43%) Hadoop
3 18 (16.82%) MongoDB
4 14 (13.08%) Relational Database
5 11 (10.28%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (9.35%) RDBMS
7 7 (6.54%) Spotfire
8 5 (4.67%) HBase
9 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (2.80%) Star Schema
10 3 (2.80%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.87%) Riak
12 1 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.93%) DataStage
12 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.41%) TeamCity
2 9 (8.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (8.41%) Moq
2 9 (8.41%) Cucumber
2 9 (8.41%) SpecFlow
2 9 (8.41%) NUnit
2 9 (8.41%) CruiseControl
3 7 (6.54%) Subversion
3 7 (6.54%) Ant
3 7 (6.54%) ClearCase
4 6 (5.61%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.67%) Maven
6 3 (2.80%) ERwin
6 3 (2.80%) Artifactory
6 3 (2.80%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.93%) JUnit
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 22 (20.56%) Advertising
2 14 (13.08%) Finance
3 9 (8.41%) Games
4 8 (7.48%) Military
5 7 (6.54%) Banking
6 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.80%) Marketing
8 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.87%) Billing
8 2 (1.87%) Electronics
9 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
9 1 (0.93%) Retail
9 1 (0.93%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (61.68%) Developer
2 25 (23.36%) Senior Developer
3 21 (19.63%) C++ Developer
4 20 (18.69%) Java Developer
5 15 (14.02%) Senior C++ Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Software Engineer
7 11 (10.28%) Analyst
7 11 (10.28%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Architect
9 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.67%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (3.74%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.74%) Data Architect
11 4 (3.74%) Data Analyst
12 3 (2.80%) Software Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Test Analyst
13 2 (1.87%) Information Architect
13 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.30%) HTML
2 23 (21.50%) .NET
3 19 (17.76%) Spring
4 15 (14.02%) Hibernate
5 13 (12.15%) RabbitMQ
6 12 (11.21%) RESTful
6 12 (11.21%) CSS
7 11 (10.28%) ActiveMQ
7 11 (10.28%) Web Services
7 11 (10.28%) REST
8 10 (9.35%) CSS3
8 10 (9.35%) MSMQ
8 10 (9.35%) SOAP
8 10 (9.35%) J2EE
8 10 (9.35%) HTML5
8 10 (9.35%) Middleware
8 10 (9.35%) WCF
9 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET
9 9 (8.41%) Gherkin
9 9 (8.41%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Visualisation
2 10 (9.35%) Social Media
3 9 (8.41%) PKI
4 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.80%) Open Source
6 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.80%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.80%) BBC
7 2 (1.87%) DTV
7 2 (1.87%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (1.87%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.93%) User Experience
8 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.93%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.17%) Linux
2 15 (14.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.36%) Scrum
3 22 (20.56%) Unit Testing
4 20 (18.69%) Integration Testing
5 19 (17.76%) Analytics
6 18 (16.82%) OO
7 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.95%) TDD
9 14 (13.08%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (12.15%) OOP
11 12 (11.21%) MapReduce
12 11 (10.28%) OOD
13 10 (9.35%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.35%) Big Data Analytics
13 10 (9.35%) Data Analytics
13 10 (9.35%) BDD
14 9 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (8.41%) DevOps
14 9 (8.41%) OOA/OOD
14 9 (8.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (37.38%) Java
2 33 (30.84%) C++
3 23 (21.50%) Python
3 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (21.50%) SQL
4 22 (20.56%) C#
4 22 (20.56%) Ruby
5 14 (13.08%) C
6 9 (8.41%) Perl
7 6 (5.61%) Scala
7 6 (5.61%) Clojure
8 3 (2.80%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.93%) R
9 1 (0.93%) Golang
9 1 (0.93%) Rust
9 1 (0.93%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
1 11 (10.28%) DV Cleared
1 11 (10.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) PhD
4 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (8.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (22.43%) Oracle
2 14 (13.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.41%) VMware
4 7 (6.54%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.80%) Toshiba
5 3 (2.80%) BT
5 3 (2.80%) Twitter
5 3 (2.80%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Nokia
5 3 (2.80%) Siemens
5 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.87%) Greenplum
7 1 (0.93%) Teradata
7 1 (0.93%) Google
7 1 (0.93%) IBM
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.93%) Informatica
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £60,000 + Package and Benefits (Depending on Experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35k-£60k+benefits+ career progression opportunities
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago