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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Analytics
Rank 758 827 865
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +38
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 142 83 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.072% 0.025%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.087% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 101 67 23
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,250 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £57,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-17.39% -36.11%

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
94267 95114 86807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.15% 82.79% 81.72%
Number of salaries quoted 77668 75899 71027
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 +69 135 £60,000 - 21
London +46 103 £61,250 -5.76% 12
South East +11 9 £51,500 -6.36% 2
South West - 9 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 8 - -
Scotland -1 7 £36,600 +22.00%
Glasgow - 7 £36,600 -
City of London +1 6 £60,000 -7.69% 2
Portsmouth - 4 £49,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £65,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £49,500 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £42,500 -
Borehamwood - 4 £42,500 -
East of England - 4 £42,500 -
Midlands - 3 - -
Harrow - 3 £50,000 -
Hull - 2 £34,250 -
Newbury - 2 £65,000 -
Brentford - 2 £65,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 £56,250 -
Yorkshire - 2 £34,250 - 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £34,250 -
Birmingham 0 1 £75,000 +30.43% 1
West Midlands -20 1 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 286 (100.00%) Big Data
2 284 (99.30%) Analytics
3 195 (68.18%) Data Analytics
4 118 (41.26%) Python
5 114 (39.86%) Java
6 107 (37.41%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (34.62%) Hadoop
8 98 (34.27%) SQL
8 98 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (25.87%) Business Intelligence
10 71 (24.83%) Oracle
11 68 (23.78%) Degree
12 65 (22.73%) Visualisation
13 63 (22.03%) Finance
14 59 (20.63%) Statistics
14 59 (20.63%) JavaScript
15 56 (19.58%) C++
16 54 (18.88%) Linux
16 54 (18.88%) R
17 53 (18.53%) HTML
18 51 (17.83%) CSS
18 51 (17.83%) Relational Database
19 50 (17.48%) Computer Science
20 48 (16.78%) MySQL
20 48 (16.78%) SAS
21 47 (16.43%) ETL
21 47 (16.43%) HTML5
22 44 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
22 44 (15.38%) VMware
23 42 (14.69%) Scrum

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 48 (16.78%) SAS
2 44 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 34 (11.89%) Node.js
4 26 (9.09%) Apache Pig
5 16 (5.59%) Apache Solr
6 13 (4.55%) Apache Spark
6 13 (4.55%) Apache
7 2 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.70%) Mule
8 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.35%) CMS
8 1 (0.35%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (6.64%) SPSS
2 9 (3.15%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.80%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.80%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (2.80%) Workday HCM
2 6 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.75%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.15%) SaaS
3 8 (2.80%) SuccessFactors
3 8 (2.80%) Taleo
3 8 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (1.75%) GitHub
6 2 (0.70%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.70%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.10%) SNMP
2 2 (0.70%) SAN
2 2 (0.70%) Firewall
2 2 (0.70%) NetScaler
2 2 (0.70%) WebEx
3 1 (0.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (100.00%) Big Data
2 99 (34.62%) Hadoop
3 51 (17.83%) Relational Database
4 48 (16.78%) MySQL
5 42 (14.69%) RDBMS
5 42 (14.69%) MongoDB
6 35 (12.24%) NoSQL
6 35 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (11.89%) Data Mining
8 25 (8.74%) Apache Hive
9 22 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 21 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (6.29%) Oracle BI EE
11 18 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (5.94%) HBase
13 14 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
15 10 (3.50%) SQL Server 2000
15 10 (3.50%) Informix
15 10 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (8.04%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.64%) ClearCase
3 14 (4.90%) JIRA
4 11 (3.85%) JUnit
5 10 (3.50%) Oracle APEX
5 10 (3.50%) Toad
5 10 (3.50%) Subversion
5 10 (3.50%) Checkstyle
5 10 (3.50%) FindBugs
6 4 (1.40%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.70%) Hudson
8 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.35%) Maven
8 1 (0.35%) Selenium
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (22.03%) Finance
2 38 (13.29%) Marketing
3 30 (10.49%) Military
4 25 (8.74%) Retail
5 24 (8.39%) Banking
6 22 (7.69%) Electronics
7 18 (6.29%) Telecoms
8 13 (4.55%) Legal
9 11 (3.85%) Games
10 7 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.75%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.40%) Law
12 4 (1.40%) Advertising
13 2 (0.70%) Publishing
14 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (23.43%) Developer
2 46 (16.08%) Data Scientist
3 37 (12.94%) Software Engineer
4 28 (9.79%) Consultant
5 24 (8.39%) Analyst
6 18 (6.29%) Architect
7 14 (4.90%) Data Analyst
8 13 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 11 (3.85%) Java Developer
9 11 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
10 10 (3.50%) iOS Developer
11 9 (3.15%) Python Developer
11 9 (3.15%) Junior
12 8 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.80%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.80%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.80%) C# Developer
12 8 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.80%) Junior Developer
12 8 (2.80%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (18.53%) HTML
2 51 (17.83%) CSS
3 47 (16.43%) HTML5
4 38 (13.29%) CSS3
5 34 (11.89%) Spring
6 33 (11.54%) Middleware
6 33 (11.54%) J2EE
7 31 (10.84%) Hibernate
7 31 (10.84%) Apache Camel
8 13 (4.55%) Pandas
9 11 (3.85%) jQuery
10 10 (3.50%) SciPy
10 10 (3.50%) NumPy
11 8 (2.80%) .NET
11 8 (2.80%) Web Services
11 8 (2.80%) XML
12 7 (2.45%) Lucene
13 5 (1.75%) Natural Language Processing
13 5 (1.75%) REST
14 4 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 107 (37.41%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (22.73%) Visualisation
3 59 (20.63%) Statistics
4 50 (17.48%) Computer Science
5 31 (10.84%) PKI
6 29 (10.14%) Mathematics
7 18 (6.29%) User Experience
8 15 (5.24%) Economics
9 13 (4.55%) Management Information System
9 13 (4.55%) Data Integration
9 13 (4.55%) Social Media
10 12 (4.20%) Algorithms
11 9 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (2.80%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (2.80%) Social Network
13 6 (2.10%) Physics
13 6 (2.10%) Data Structures
14 5 (1.75%) Semantic Web
14 5 (1.75%) DTV
15 4 (1.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (18.88%) Linux
2 32 (11.19%) UNIX
3 27 (9.44%) Windows
4 10 (3.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (99.30%) Analytics
2 195 (68.18%) Data Analytics
3 98 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (25.87%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (16.43%) ETL
6 42 (14.69%) Scrum
6 42 (14.69%) Software Engineering
7 41 (14.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (13.64%) DevOps
9 37 (12.94%) Data Analysis
9 37 (12.94%) Information Security
10 36 (12.59%) Time Management
11 32 (11.19%) SDLC
12 26 (9.09%) Statistical Modelling
12 26 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 24 (8.39%) Data Modelling
14 21 (7.34%) Data Management
14 21 (7.34%) Machine Learning
14 21 (7.34%) Open Source
14 21 (7.34%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 118 (41.26%) Python
2 114 (39.86%) Java
3 98 (34.27%) SQL
4 59 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 56 (19.58%) C++
6 54 (18.88%) R
7 38 (13.29%) C
7 38 (13.29%) Perl
8 36 (12.59%) Ruby
9 31 (10.84%) Shell Script
10 28 (9.79%) C#
11 24 (8.39%) MATLAB
12 12 (4.20%) PL/SQL
13 9 (3.15%) VBA
14 6 (2.10%) VBScript
14 6 (2.10%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.75%) Scala
16 4 (1.40%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.40%) PHP
17 2 (0.70%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 68 (23.78%) Degree
2 32 (11.19%) Security Cleared
3 30 (10.49%) SC Cleared
3 30 (10.49%) DV Cleared
4 21 (7.34%) PhD
5 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.40%) PMP
5 4 (1.40%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.40%) MCSE
6 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.70%) CCNA
6 2 (0.70%) CCA
6 2 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) SLA
1 2 (0.70%) QA
1 2 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.85%) HDFS
4 4 (1.40%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.70%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.85%) Puppet
2 8 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.75%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.70%) MOM
4 2 (0.70%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.35%) Ansible
5 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 71 (24.83%) Oracle
2 44 (15.38%) VMware
3 40 (13.99%) Microsoft
4 22 (7.69%) SAP
5 18 (6.29%) Netezza
6 17 (5.94%) Tableau
7 14 (4.90%) MicroStrategy
8 12 (4.20%) Cognos
9 8 (2.80%) IBM
9 8 (2.80%) PeopleSoft
10 5 (1.75%) ILOG
10 5 (1.75%) Teradata
10 5 (1.75%) Google
10 5 (1.75%) Informatica
11 4 (1.40%) AppDynamics
11 4 (1.40%) Splunk
11 4 (1.40%) Greenplum
12 3 (1.05%) Facebook
13 2 (0.70%) Twitter
13 2 (0.70%) Vertica
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