The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 63 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 11 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.51% - 0.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.09% - 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 1
Average salary £47,250 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
356 285 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.83% 45.31% 45.24%
Number of salaries quoted 279 232 184
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -22.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £41,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 3 £42,500 -
Big Data
West Midlands

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) ETL
4 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (30.00%) MicroStrategy
5 6 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) CSS
6 5 (25.00%) OLAP
6 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (20.00%) UNIX
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) DB2
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (20.00%) Teradata
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) MVC

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Line 500
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (25.00%) OLAP
3 4 (20.00%) DB2
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) NetAdvantage
2 2 (10.00%) LLBLGen Pro
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Microstrategy Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
3 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 4 (20.00%) Ajax
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) WinForms
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) WPF
5 2 (10.00%) WF
5 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
5 2 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (10.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 2 (10.00%) Change Control
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (5.00%) Line Management
6 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (10.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (20.00%) Teradata
4 4 (20.00%) Vertica
4 4 (20.00%) Greenplum
4 4 (20.00%) Netezza
5 2 (10.00%) Sage
5 2 (10.00%) Infragistics
6 1 (5.00%) Business Objects