The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 67 52 88
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +36
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 16 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.02% 4.71% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.29% 15.42% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 1
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
Hampshire

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 Southampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
193 240 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.40% 30.57% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 171 236 339
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Southampton

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 17 (65.38%) Web Services
3 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) PHP
3 15 (57.69%) MySQL
4 14 (53.85%) Linux
5 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (38.46%) OOP
7 10 (38.46%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
8 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (34.62%) Akka
8 9 (34.62%) Scala
8 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (30.77%) MVC
10 7 (26.92%) C#
10 7 (26.92%) .NET
10 7 (26.92%) TDD
10 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (23.08%) HTML5
11 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
11 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 5 (19.23%) OO
12 5 (19.23%) PHP5
13 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (15.38%) WPF

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon S3
1 9 (34.62%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) MySQL
2 13 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (34.62%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.54%) Data Mining
6 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
5 5 (19.23%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) QA Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Tester
9 1 (3.85%) Software Architect
9 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
9 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) Web Services
2 15 (57.69%) CSS
3 10 (38.46%) HTML
4 9 (34.62%) Akka
5 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
7 4 (15.38%) WPF
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) Velocity
8 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (7.69%) CSS3
9 2 (7.69%) jQuery
9 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (11.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) OOP
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Pair Programming
7 4 (15.38%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (15.38%) CQRS
7 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
8 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
8 3 (11.54%) Analytics
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Modelling
8 3 (11.54%) Complex Event Processing
8 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.54%) Information Management
9 2 (7.69%) BDD
10 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 15 (57.69%) PHP
3 9 (34.62%) Scala
4 7 (26.92%) C#
5 5 (19.23%) PHP5
6 3 (11.54%) C
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Training and Benefits
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