The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data Analytics skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Analytics
Rank 754 820 834
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 119 67 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.063% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.077% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 95 58 29
Average salary £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £58,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £65,000 £71,250
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -8.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86854 87001 82391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 82.35% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 70712 69242 68369
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Big Data Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK.

Big Data Analytics Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Big Data Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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
England +50 110 £61,250 -9.25% 17
London +62 83 £58,750 -12.96% 16
City of London +6 15 £65,000 -31.57% 3
South East - 13 £62,500 - 1
West Midlands -19 8 £45,000 -55.00%
Scotland +15 7 £55,000 -
Surrey - 7 £62,500 -
Warwickshire - 6 £45,000 -
Warwick - 6 £45,000 -
Oxford - 5 £62,500 -
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 £62,500 -
South West - 5 - -
Edinburgh +8 4 - -
Guildford - 4 £51,250 -
Glasgow - 3 £55,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £65,000 -
Birmingham -15 2 £65,000 -35.00%
Leatherhead - 2 £65,000 -
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £77,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £52,500 -
Northampton - 1 £52,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £52,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £52,500 -
North West - 1 £52,500 -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics.

1 204 (100.00%) Big Data
2 199 (97.55%) Analytics
3 120 (58.82%) Data Analytics
4 81 (39.71%) Java
5 76 (37.25%) Python
6 67 (32.84%) SQL
7 65 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (28.92%) Hadoop
9 47 (23.04%) JavaScript
10 45 (22.06%) Computer Science
10 45 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (21.08%) Linux
12 42 (20.59%) HTML
13 39 (19.12%) Degree
14 37 (18.14%) Marketing
14 37 (18.14%) CSS
15 35 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
16 33 (16.18%) R
17 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
17 32 (15.69%) Data Mining
18 31 (15.20%) HTML5
19 30 (14.71%) Software Engineering
20 29 (14.22%) C++
20 29 (14.22%) Visualisation
21 28 (13.73%) MongoDB
21 28 (13.73%) MySQL
22 27 (13.24%) UNIX
22 27 (13.24%) Scala
23 26 (12.75%) TDD
23 26 (12.75%) Continuous Integration

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Big Data Analytics 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 Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (9.31%) Apache Pig
2 17 (8.33%) Apache Spark
2 17 (8.33%) SAS
3 10 (4.90%) Apache
4 9 (4.41%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.41%) nginx
4 9 (4.41%) Node.js
5 8 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.45%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.96%) WordPress
8 3 (1.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.98%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (6.86%) SPSS
2 4 (1.96%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.39%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.39%) GitHub
3 7 (3.43%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.39%) HTTP
2 8 (3.92%) Internet
3 5 (2.45%) SNMP
4 4 (1.96%) LDAP
5 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.49%) MPLS
6 1 (0.49%) Firewall
6 1 (0.49%) SSH
6 1 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (100.00%) Big Data
2 59 (28.92%) Hadoop
3 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 32 (15.69%) Data Mining
4 28 (13.73%) MySQL
4 28 (13.73%) MongoDB
5 25 (12.25%) Apache Hive
6 20 (9.80%) HBase
7 15 (7.35%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.90%) RDBMS
9 9 (4.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (3.43%) SQL Server
11 6 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.45%) EDRMS
12 5 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.96%) Mahout
13 4 (1.96%) Spotfire
13 4 (1.96%) QlikView
13 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.29%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.39%) Gerrit
3 10 (4.90%) Maven
4 9 (4.41%) Ant
4 9 (4.41%) Jenkins
4 9 (4.41%) Hudson
5 4 (1.96%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.96%) Subversion
6 3 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (18.14%) Marketing
2 22 (10.78%) Finance
3 12 (5.88%) Electronics
4 8 (3.92%) Advertising
5 7 (3.43%) Military
6 6 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.94%) Retail
7 4 (1.96%) Banking
8 3 (1.47%) Legal
9 2 (0.98%) Local Government
10 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.49%) Billing
10 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (24.02%) Developer
2 28 (13.73%) Consultant
3 19 (9.31%) Data Scientist
4 18 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 15 (7.35%) Java Developer
6 13 (6.37%) Data Consultant
7 11 (5.39%) Python Developer
8 10 (4.90%) Big Data Consultant
9 9 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.41%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (3.43%) Analyst
11 7 (3.43%) Python Software Engineer
12 6 (2.94%) UX Developer
12 6 (2.94%) UI Developer
12 6 (2.94%) Project Manager
12 6 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
12 6 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
12 6 (2.94%) Sales Manager
12 6 (2.94%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.59%) HTML
2 37 (18.14%) CSS
3 31 (15.20%) HTML5
4 24 (11.76%) XML
5 18 (8.82%) .NET
6 17 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 17 (8.33%) Spring
7 16 (7.84%) RESTful
8 15 (7.35%) CSS3
9 11 (5.39%) XHTML
10 9 (4.41%) XSL
10 9 (4.41%) Play Framework
11 8 (3.92%) Web Services
11 8 (3.92%) J2EE
12 7 (3.43%) ASP.NET
12 7 (3.43%) MSMQ
12 7 (3.43%) Middleware
12 7 (3.43%) Reactive Extensions
12 7 (3.43%) Task Parallel Library
12 7 (3.43%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.06%) Computer Science
1 45 (22.06%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.22%) Visualisation
3 24 (11.76%) User Experience
4 17 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 16 (7.84%) Statistics
6 10 (4.90%) Open Source
7 8 (3.92%) Internet of Things
8 7 (3.43%) Algorithms
8 7 (3.43%) PKI
9 6 (2.94%) Data Integration
10 5 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.45%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.45%) Informatics
10 5 (2.45%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.45%) Economics
11 4 (1.96%) Photography
11 4 (1.96%) PMI
11 4 (1.96%) Replication
11 4 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (21.08%) Linux
2 27 (13.24%) UNIX
3 21 (10.29%) Windows
4 5 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.98%) Android
6 1 (0.49%) AIX
6 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.49%) Debian
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (97.55%) Analytics
2 120 (58.82%) Data Analytics
3 65 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (17.16%) Business Intelligence
5 30 (14.71%) Software Engineering
6 26 (12.75%) TDD
6 26 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (12.25%) Data Analysis
8 21 (10.29%) Scrum
9 19 (9.31%) Data Modelling
10 18 (8.82%) Project Management
10 18 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (8.33%) MVC
12 16 (7.84%) ETL
13 15 (7.35%) Time Management
14 13 (6.37%) Data Management
14 13 (6.37%) MapReduce
15 11 (5.39%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.39%) Machine Learning
15 11 (5.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 81 (39.71%) Java
2 76 (37.25%) Python
3 67 (32.84%) SQL
4 47 (23.04%) JavaScript
5 33 (16.18%) R
6 29 (14.22%) C++
7 27 (13.24%) Scala
8 24 (11.76%) Ruby
8 24 (11.76%) C#
9 21 (10.29%) Perl
10 18 (8.82%) PHP
11 11 (5.39%) Shell Script
11 11 (5.39%) MATLAB
12 10 (4.90%) PowerShell
12 10 (4.90%) C
13 9 (4.41%) F#
14 4 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.47%) VB
15 3 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (19.12%) Degree
2 12 (5.88%) PhD
3 9 (4.41%) Sun Certification
3 9 (4.41%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 7 (3.43%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.94%) VCP4
7 4 (1.96%) PMP
7 4 (1.96%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.47%) MBA
9 1 (0.49%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.49%) GPG13
2 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (5.88%) HDFS
2 7 (3.43%) Apache Flume
2 7 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.43%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (6.86%) Puppet
2 10 (4.90%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.41%) Capistrano
4 5 (2.45%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 5 (2.45%) Netcool
4 5 (2.45%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 4 (1.96%) Nagios
5 4 (1.96%) ZABBIX
5 4 (1.96%) Cacti
5 4 (1.96%) Munin
5 4 (1.96%) OpenView
5 4 (1.96%) Ambari
5 4 (1.96%) Oozie
5 4 (1.96%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.49%) Ansible
6 1 (0.49%) MOM
Vendors
1 19 (9.31%) Oracle
2 17 (8.33%) Splunk
3 13 (6.37%) Netezza
4 12 (5.88%) IBM
5 9 (4.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.41%) Hortonworks
6 7 (3.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.43%) VMware
7 5 (2.45%) Open Text
7 5 (2.45%) Interwoven
7 5 (2.45%) Compuware
7 5 (2.45%) Google
7 5 (2.45%) Tableau
7 5 (2.45%) Facebook
7 5 (2.45%) Vertica
8 4 (1.96%) NetApp
8 4 (1.96%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.96%) HP
8 4 (1.96%) Cognos
8 4 (1.96%) Cisco
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and extensiv
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
Intelletect
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + 10% commission + pension contribution
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
London
EY
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London
JW Consulting
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year + benefits
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