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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 57 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.12% - 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.57% - 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £45,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
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
272 311 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.45% 49.44% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 245 267 222
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 - 3 £44,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £30,000 -
Big Data
West Midlands

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
3 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (40.00%) HTML
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
6 7 (35.00%) ETL
7 6 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (30.00%) jQuery
7 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
8 5 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (25.00%) MVC
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (20.00%) VBA
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) DB2
9 4 (20.00%) OLAP
9 4 (20.00%) Teradata
9 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) Parallel Processing

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (15.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (55.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (20.00%) DB2
3 4 (20.00%) OLAP
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.00%) MS Access
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.00%) NetAdvantage
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (15.00%) LLBLGen Pro
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%) Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Microstrategy Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (10.00%) MI Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Manager
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (5.00%) DBA
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
1 8 (40.00%) ASP.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 3 (15.00%) XML
5 3 (15.00%) WinForms
5 3 (15.00%) WPF
5 3 (15.00%) WF
5 3 (15.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (15.00%) LINQ
6 2 (10.00%) CSS3
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Android
2 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) ETL
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) Parallel Processing
4 4 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Data Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (5.00%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (20.00%) VBA
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) VB
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Teradata
3 4 (20.00%) Netezza
3 4 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 4 (20.00%) Vertica
4 3 (15.00%) Sage
4 3 (15.00%) Infragistics
5 1 (5.00%) Business Objects