The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 60 72 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -18
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 9 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.38% 0.87% 3.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 2.17% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Big Data
East of England

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 Suffolk region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
182 230 250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 27.83% 40.14% 35.87%
Number of salaries quoted 171 155 243
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £28,775 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Suffolk

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Big Data
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Suffolk

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Big Data
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Ipswich -5 8 £45,000 -21.73%
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 13 (72.22%) REST
2 13 (72.22%) Web Application Development
2 13 (72.22%) SOAP
2 13 (72.22%) Web Services
2 13 (72.22%) SOA
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Spring
2 13 (72.22%) Java EE
3 11 (61.11%) Maven
3 11 (61.11%) Subversion
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 11 (61.11%) XML
3 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
4 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 10 (55.56%) IBM
4 10 (55.56%) Ajax
5 9 (50.00%) Integration Testing
5 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
5 9 (50.00%) Gradle
6 8 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (44.44%) Apache Camel
6 8 (44.44%) Apache Pig
6 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
6 8 (44.44%) OSGi
6 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
6 8 (44.44%) Groovy
6 8 (44.44%) jQuery
6 8 (44.44%) WebSphere

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (44.44%) Apache Pig
1 8 (44.44%) WebSphere
1 8 (44.44%) Tomcat
1 8 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
1 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 6 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
3 8 (44.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (44.44%) Apache Hive
3 8 (44.44%) Hadoop
4 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.56%) OLTP
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Maven
1 11 (61.11%) Subversion
1 11 (61.11%) Git (software)
2 9 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 9 (50.00%) Gradle
3 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (11.11%) Ant
4 2 (11.11%) JMeter
4 2 (11.11%) Selenium
4 2 (11.11%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) REST
1 13 (72.22%) SOAP
1 13 (72.22%) Web Services
1 13 (72.22%) Spring
1 13 (72.22%) Java EE
2 11 (61.11%) XML
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
4 8 (44.44%) Apache Camel
4 8 (44.44%) OSGi
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) J2EE
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) EJB
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) JSP
7 2 (11.11%) Struts
7 2 (11.11%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.56%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Web Application Development
1 13 (72.22%) SOA
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Groovy
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) VC++
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) IBM
2 8 (44.44%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) HP