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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 67 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.18% 2.64% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.40% 5.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £20,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-64.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £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
249 251 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 45.36% 50.91% 44.11%
Number of salaries quoted 233 210 198
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £30,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) Infragistics
5 3 (30.00%) NetAdvantage
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) Sage
5 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) VB
5 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) DB2
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Line 500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (30.00%) NetAdvantage
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (30.00%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Lead Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) WinForms
2 3 (30.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) WF
2 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (30.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
3 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Parallel Processing
3 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) VB6
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Sage
2 3 (30.00%) Infragistics
2 3 (30.00%) Teradata
2 3 (30.00%) Netezza
2 3 (30.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (30.00%) Vertica
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle