The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 159 191 200
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 71 26 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 0.50% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.50% 1.48% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 13 21
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £48,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2026 1760 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.09% 33.54% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1738 1552 1717
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
England

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +31 37 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Dorset - 18 £27,500 - 3
Somerset -14 12 £80,000 +100.00%
Wiltshire -14 1 £42,500 -
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 97 (59.51%) Java
2 49 (30.06%) JavaScript
3 46 (28.22%) TDD
3 46 (28.22%) Software Engineering
4 42 (25.77%) Spring
4 42 (25.77%) NoSQL
5 40 (24.54%) MySQL
6 39 (23.93%) Web Services
6 39 (23.93%) Hadoop
7 37 (22.70%) Degree
8 35 (21.47%) Linux
9 33 (20.25%) HTML
9 33 (20.25%) Analytics
10 31 (19.02%) Eclipse
11 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
11 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
12 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (14.72%) HTTP
13 24 (14.72%) RESTful
14 23 (14.11%) HTML5
14 23 (14.11%) SQL Server
15 22 (13.50%) Scrum
16 21 (12.88%) jQuery
16 21 (12.88%) Ruby
16 21 (12.88%) Natural Language Processing
17 20 (12.27%) Oracle
17 20 (12.27%) SQL
17 20 (12.27%) XML
18 19 (11.66%) JUnit
18 19 (11.66%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (11.04%) Apache Solr
2 13 (7.98%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.91%) IIS
4 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.07%) SAS
5 5 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.84%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.13%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.07%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) SaaS
2 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (14.72%) HTTP
2 11 (6.75%) SAN
3 8 (4.91%) PPTP
3 8 (4.91%) H.323
3 8 (4.91%) Firewall
3 8 (4.91%) IPsec
3 8 (4.91%) Network Security
3 8 (4.91%) VPN
3 8 (4.91%) DNS
3 8 (4.91%) ISDN
3 8 (4.91%) VoIP
3 8 (4.91%) SMTP
4 3 (1.84%) NAS
5 2 (1.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.77%) NoSQL
2 40 (24.54%) MySQL
3 39 (23.93%) Hadoop
4 26 (15.95%) MongoDB
5 23 (14.11%) SQL Server
6 16 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (9.20%) Riak
7 15 (9.20%) Relational Database
8 10 (6.13%) Redis
8 10 (6.13%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (5.52%) HBase
9 9 (5.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (4.91%) Apache Hive
11 7 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (3.07%) CouchDB
12 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (2.45%) QlikView
13 4 (2.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Eclipse
2 19 (11.66%) JUnit
3 13 (7.98%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.98%) Jenkins
4 11 (6.75%) Selenium
5 10 (6.13%) Artifactory
6 8 (4.91%) Ant
7 5 (3.07%) FitNesse
7 5 (3.07%) Subversion
8 4 (2.45%) Maven
9 3 (1.84%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.84%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
10 2 (1.23%) Moq
10 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.23%) NUnit
10 2 (1.23%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.61%) JIRA
11 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (9.20%) Marketing
2 14 (8.59%) Finance
3 8 (4.91%) Back Office
4 4 (2.45%) Retail
5 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.23%) Electronics
6 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 79 (48.47%) Developer
2 47 (28.83%) Java Developer
3 25 (15.34%) Software Engineer
4 22 (13.50%) Software Developer
5 18 (11.04%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.59%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (8.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.13%) Development Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Web Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Windows Administrator
8 8 (4.91%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.91%) Administrator
8 8 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (4.29%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.29%) Analyst
10 6 (3.68%) Graduate
10 6 (3.68%) .NET Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (25.77%) Spring
2 39 (23.93%) Web Services
3 33 (20.25%) HTML
4 24 (14.72%) RESTful
5 23 (14.11%) HTML5
6 21 (12.88%) jQuery
6 21 (12.88%) Natural Language Processing
7 20 (12.27%) XML
8 17 (10.43%) J2EE
9 14 (8.59%) .NET
9 14 (8.59%) J2SE
10 12 (7.36%) Hibernate
10 12 (7.36%) CSS
11 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET
11 11 (6.75%) JSON
11 11 (6.75%) Spring Batch
12 10 (6.13%) CSS3
13 9 (5.52%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (4.29%) REST
14 7 (4.29%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.66%) Mathematics
3 18 (11.04%) Open Source
4 15 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (7.36%) Visualisation
6 7 (4.29%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.07%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.23%) DTV
8 2 (1.23%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 35 (21.47%) Linux
2 9 (5.52%) Windows
3 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (4.91%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.07%) Android
5 4 (2.45%) UNIX
5 4 (2.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (28.22%) TDD
1 46 (28.22%) Software Engineering
2 33 (20.25%) Analytics
3 25 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (13.50%) Scrum
5 18 (11.04%) Web Development
6 17 (10.43%) Web Application Development
7 13 (7.98%) Unit Testing
7 13 (7.98%) DNA
7 13 (7.98%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (6.75%) High Availability
9 10 (6.13%) Data Modelling
9 10 (6.13%) OO
10 9 (5.52%) Data Management
10 9 (5.52%) Multithreading
10 9 (5.52%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (4.91%) Data Analysis
12 7 (4.29%) Time Management
12 7 (4.29%) BDD
13 6 (3.68%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 97 (59.51%) Java
2 49 (30.06%) JavaScript
3 21 (12.88%) Ruby
4 20 (12.27%) SQL
5 18 (11.04%) Python
6 16 (9.82%) C#
7 13 (7.98%) Erlang
8 9 (5.52%) Bash Shell
8 9 (5.52%) Perl
9 5 (3.07%) PHP
9 5 (3.07%) Scala
10 4 (2.45%) C
10 4 (2.45%) C++
11 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.61%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 37 (22.70%) Degree
2 13 (7.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.98%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.91%) Active Directory
1 8 (4.91%) VMware ESX
1 8 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (7.98%) Puppet
2 8 (4.91%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.91%) logstash
2 8 (4.91%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 20 (12.27%) Oracle
2 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.82%) Twitter
3 8 (4.91%) VMware
3 8 (4.91%) SolarWinds
4 5 (3.07%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.07%) SAP
4 5 (3.07%) Cognos
5 3 (1.84%) Tableau
6 2 (1.23%) Zend
6 2 (1.23%) Greenplum
6 2 (1.23%) Trillium
7 1 (0.61%) Informatica
7 1 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.61%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.61%) Teradata
7 1 (0.61%) Google
7 1 (0.61%) Netezza
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dorset
Channel 4
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 21 days ago