The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.51% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
119 55 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 60.10% 33.95% 45.00%
Number of salaries quoted 107 54 22
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Big Data
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Big Data Salary Trend in St Albans

Big Data
Top 28 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (33.33%) R
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Account Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Pattern Recognition
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Degree