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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 89 180 148
Rank change year-on-year
+91 -32
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 169 63 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.23% 1.08% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.09% 3.43% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 128 45 70
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median 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
1675 1836 2019
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.98% 31.45% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1562 1746
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +52 90 £50,000 -9.09% 7
Bristol +23 38 £44,000 -12.00% 8
Dorset +19 14 £80,000 +68.42% 2
Devon +12 14 £90,000 +210.34% 1
Somerset -6 5 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Wiltshire +10 4 £65,000 +73.33% 5
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 174 (52.57%) Java
2 128 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (34.14%) Security Cleared
3 113 (34.14%) Hadoop
4 109 (32.93%) Software Engineering
5 101 (30.51%) C++
6 98 (29.61%) Linux
6 98 (29.61%) Analytics
7 95 (28.70%) Cybersecurity
8 94 (28.40%) Degree
9 90 (27.19%) Python
10 78 (23.56%) SQL
11 76 (22.96%) JavaScript
12 73 (22.05%) DV Cleared
13 67 (20.24%) Computer Science
13 67 (20.24%) Telecoms
13 67 (20.24%) Apache Spark
14 65 (19.64%) Data Analytics
15 54 (16.31%) Windows
15 54 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
16 53 (16.01%) Oracle
16 53 (16.01%) MongoDB
16 53 (16.01%) Visualisation
17 52 (15.71%) Data Analysis
18 51 (15.41%) C#
18 51 (15.41%) MySQL
19 50 (15.11%) C
20 46 (13.90%) Elasticsearch
21 44 (13.29%) Machine Learning
21 44 (13.29%) Retail

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 67 (20.24%) Apache Spark
2 46 (13.90%) Elasticsearch
3 29 (8.76%) Apache
4 24 (7.25%) Apache Pig
5 21 (6.34%) Apache Solr
6 20 (6.04%) SAS
7 18 (5.44%) WebLogic
8 13 (3.93%) OpenStack
9 11 (3.32%) JBoss
10 9 (2.72%) Tomcat
11 8 (2.42%) Node.js
12 6 (1.81%) Confluence
13 4 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (1.21%) WebSphere
14 3 (0.91%) Jetty
15 2 (0.60%) CMS
16 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
16 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (3.32%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.42%) MS Office
3 7 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.81%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.91%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.21%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.02%) Amazon S3
4 8 (2.42%) SaaS
5 4 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (1.21%) Heroku
5 4 (1.21%) IaaS
5 4 (1.21%) PaaS
6 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.25%) Internet
2 21 (6.34%) TCP/IP
3 20 (6.04%) SSL
4 14 (4.23%) Firewall
5 7 (2.11%) Network Security
6 6 (1.81%) LAN
6 6 (1.81%) SAN
6 6 (1.81%) WAN
7 5 (1.51%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.91%) SSH
9 2 (0.60%) HTTP
10 1 (0.30%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (34.14%) Hadoop
2 53 (16.01%) MongoDB
3 51 (15.41%) MySQL
4 36 (10.88%) NoSQL
5 33 (9.97%) Relational Database
6 31 (9.37%) Apache Hive
7 30 (9.06%) Data Mining
8 22 (6.65%) Apache Accumulo
8 22 (6.65%) Neo4j
9 20 (6.04%) SQL Server
10 19 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (4.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 14 (4.23%) Parquet
12 14 (4.23%) QlikView
13 13 (3.93%) Impala
14 8 (2.42%) GIS
15 7 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (2.11%) RDBMS
16 6 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
17 5 (1.51%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 22 (6.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (5.14%) Maven
3 11 (3.32%) Eclipse
4 10 (3.02%) Jenkins
5 8 (2.42%) JIRA
5 8 (2.42%) Mercurial
5 8 (2.42%) Selenium
5 8 (2.42%) Subversion
6 7 (2.11%) LoadRunner
6 7 (2.11%) RSpec
7 4 (1.21%) JUnit
7 4 (1.21%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.91%) Ant
9 2 (0.60%) Bower
9 2 (0.60%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.60%) Hudson
9 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.30%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.30%) NuGet
10 1 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
General
1 67 (20.24%) Telecoms
2 44 (13.29%) Retail
3 41 (12.39%) Finance
4 15 (4.53%) Billing
5 10 (3.02%) Marketing
6 8 (2.42%) Banking
7 6 (1.81%) Games
8 5 (1.51%) Advertising
8 5 (1.51%) Electronics
8 5 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (26.59%) Developer
2 56 (16.92%) Software Engineer
3 35 (10.57%) Java Engineer
4 34 (10.27%) Java Developer
5 30 (9.06%) Analyst
5 30 (9.06%) Architect
5 30 (9.06%) Java Software Engineer
6 28 (8.46%) Data Scientist
7 26 (7.85%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (5.74%) Consultant
8 19 (5.74%) Senior Manager
9 17 (5.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 17 (5.14%) Linux Engineer
10 15 (4.53%) Data Analyst
10 15 (4.53%) Technical Consultant
11 14 (4.23%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
11 14 (4.23%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
12 13 (3.93%) Analyst Developer
13 12 (3.63%) Big Data Engineer
13 12 (3.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (12.08%) HTML
1 40 (12.08%) Spring
2 36 (10.88%) Hibernate
3 32 (9.67%) XML
4 28 (8.46%) HTML5
5 23 (6.95%) AngularJS
5 23 (6.95%) CSS
5 23 (6.95%) JSON
6 22 (6.65%) CSS3
7 18 (5.44%) Lucene
8 16 (4.83%) EJB
8 16 (4.83%) J2EE
9 14 (4.23%) Java EE
9 14 (4.23%) Kafka
10 13 (3.93%) D3.js
10 13 (3.93%) Middleware
10 13 (3.93%) Spark Streaming
11 12 (3.63%) jQuery
12 11 (3.32%) React
13 9 (2.72%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 67 (20.24%) Computer Science
2 54 (16.31%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (16.01%) Visualisation
4 40 (12.08%) Digital Media
4 40 (12.08%) Management Information System
5 36 (10.88%) Cybercrime
5 36 (10.88%) Mathematics
6 25 (7.55%) Algorithms
6 25 (7.55%) Smart Meter
7 22 (6.65%) Physics
8 19 (5.74%) Internet of Things
9 18 (5.44%) Cyberthreat
10 17 (5.14%) iPhone
11 15 (4.53%) Mobile App
12 13 (3.93%) Artificial Intelligence
12 13 (3.93%) User Experience
13 12 (3.63%) Security Operations Centre
14 9 (2.72%) Economics
14 9 (2.72%) Statistics
15 6 (1.81%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 98 (29.61%) Linux
2 54 (16.31%) Windows
3 43 (12.99%) Android
4 21 (6.34%) Unix
5 16 (4.83%) Windows Phone
6 11 (3.32%) Apple iOS
7 8 (2.42%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.81%) CentOS
8 6 (1.81%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (38.67%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (32.93%) Software Engineering
3 98 (29.61%) Analytics
4 95 (28.70%) Cybersecurity
5 65 (19.64%) Data Analytics
6 52 (15.71%) Data Analysis
7 44 (13.29%) Machine Learning
8 42 (12.69%) ITIL
9 37 (11.18%) Project Management
10 36 (10.88%) Change Management
11 34 (10.27%) Reverse Engineering
12 33 (9.97%) Open Source
12 33 (9.97%) Scrum
13 32 (9.67%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (9.67%) OO
14 31 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (9.37%) Web Development
15 30 (9.06%) Mobile Development
15 30 (9.06%) UML
16 28 (8.46%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (52.57%) Java
2 101 (30.51%) C++
3 90 (27.19%) Python
4 78 (23.56%) SQL
5 76 (22.96%) JavaScript
6 51 (15.41%) C#
7 50 (15.11%) C
8 34 (10.27%) R
8 34 (10.27%) Scala
9 28 (8.46%) Bash Shell
10 25 (7.55%) Objective-C
11 17 (5.14%) Ruby
12 15 (4.53%) Perl
13 13 (3.93%) Shell Script
14 10 (3.02%) MATLAB
15 9 (2.72%) PHP
16 8 (2.42%) ECMAScript
16 8 (2.42%) ES6
16 8 (2.42%) VB
17 4 (1.21%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (34.14%) Security Cleared
2 94 (28.40%) Degree
3 73 (22.05%) DV Cleared
4 32 (9.67%) SC Cleared
5 22 (6.65%) PhD
6 13 (3.93%) CITP
6 13 (3.93%) PMI Certification
6 13 (3.93%) PMP
7 9 (2.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (2.42%) CCNA
8 8 (2.42%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (2.42%) CISSP
8 8 (2.42%) GIAC
8 8 (2.42%) Linux+ Certification
8 8 (2.42%) MCSE
8 8 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.42%) Network+ Certification
8 8 (2.42%) SANS
8 8 (2.42%) SSCP
9 7 (2.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.55%) ISO 9001
2 13 (3.93%) QA
3 10 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.81%) Apache Flume
2 6 (1.81%) Firmware
2 6 (1.81%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (2.72%) Kibana
1 9 (2.72%) logstash
2 8 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.81%) Ansible
3 6 (1.81%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.81%) Puppet
4 3 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (16.01%) Oracle
2 15 (4.53%) Tableau
3 14 (4.23%) Cisco
3 14 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 13 (3.93%) TIBCO
5 12 (3.63%) Hortonworks
5 12 (3.63%) HP
6 11 (3.32%) SAP
6 11 (3.32%) VMware
7 10 (3.02%) EMC
8 8 (2.42%) Red Hat
9 7 (2.11%) Intel
10 6 (1.81%) ArcSight
10 6 (1.81%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.81%) Blue Coat
10 6 (1.81%) Dell
10 6 (1.81%) ESRI
10 6 (1.81%) FireEye
10 6 (1.81%) Forcepoint
10 6 (1.81%) Juniper
Exeter, Devon
Met Office
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £100,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
KDR
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + greenfield environment!
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Raytheon
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Network Compucare Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive Salary & Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Merkle DBG
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Polecat
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £neg+bonus+car
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Cheltenham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits+Bonuses
Posted: 21 days ago