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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank - 65 77
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 0 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton - 2.42% 1.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 9.78% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 22 13
Average salary - £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
266 225 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 33.76% 24.78% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 222 212 301
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#