The first table below looks at the demand for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 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 Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 78 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 9 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.05% 2.11% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.80% 5.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
237 343 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 27.59% 38.03% 41.38%
Number of salaries quoted 221 332 347
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Big Data
Hampshire

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Big Data
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Southampton region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Southampton

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Southampton

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 20 (68.97%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (44.83%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) Analytics
3 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
4 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (34.48%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Modelling
4 10 (34.48%) Complex Event Processing
4 10 (34.48%) CQRS
4 10 (34.48%) WPF
4 10 (34.48%) Velocity
4 10 (34.48%) Pair Programming
4 10 (34.48%) Information Management
4 10 (34.48%) Data Mining
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) MVC
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Windows
4 10 (34.48%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) C#
5 7 (24.14%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) Java
6 6 (20.69%) PHP

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Hadoop
2 10 (34.48%) Data Mining
3 5 (17.24%) MySQL
4 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
1 3 (10.34%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) Behat
3 1 (3.45%) Hudson
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# Software Developer
3 10 (34.48%) C# Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Software Developer
3 10 (34.48%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Tester
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Tester
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (44.83%) HTML
1 13 (44.83%) CSS
2 10 (34.48%) WPF
2 10 (34.48%) Velocity
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 3 (10.34%) CSS3
3 3 (10.34%) HTML5
3 3 (10.34%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) TDD
1 11 (37.93%) Analytics
2 10 (34.48%) Domain-Driven Design
2 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Modelling
2 10 (34.48%) Complex Event Processing
2 10 (34.48%) CQRS
2 10 (34.48%) Pair Programming
2 10 (34.48%) Information Management
2 10 (34.48%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Web Testing
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) OO
4 3 (10.34%) BDD
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 10 (34.48%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 6 (20.69%) Java
4 6 (20.69%) PHP
5 5 (17.24%) C
6 3 (10.34%) Ruby
7 2 (6.90%) PHP5
8 1 (3.45%) Python
8 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sourcefire
2 1 (3.45%) LogRhythm