The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Analytics
Rank 817 839 893
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +54
Permanent jobs citing Big Data Analytics 98 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.028% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.035% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 80 24 8
Average salary £62,500 £58,750 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -41.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,950 £91,000
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £90,000 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £73,750 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-23.72% -26.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94579 85669 91251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.68% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76287 70054 77728
Average salary £48,000 £46,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Analytics Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Analytics
Top 19 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 24 July 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
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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 +48 98 £62,500 +31.57% 15
London +25 77 £65,000 +20.93% 13
City of London +13 26 £72,500 +16.00% 2
South East -20 10 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 6 £55,000 - 1
Abingdon - 6 £55,000 - 1
Birmingham - 5 £57,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £57,500 - 1
Surrey - 3 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £36,750 -
East of England - 2 £72,500 -
Guildford - 2 £35,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £72,500 -
Manchester - 2 £36,750 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £72,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £27,500 -
Brighton - 1 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £22,500 -

Big Data Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 214 (99.53%) Big Data
1 214 (99.53%) Analytics
2 79 (36.74%) Java
3 71 (33.02%) Degree
3 71 (33.02%) Data Analytics
4 60 (27.91%) Computer Science
5 59 (27.44%) Hadoop
6 47 (21.86%) SQL
7 42 (19.53%) Scala
8 41 (19.07%) Data Modelling
9 38 (17.67%) C++
10 37 (17.21%) Mathematics
11 35 (16.28%) MapReduce
12 34 (15.81%) Finance
13 32 (14.88%) SAS
14 30 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (13.95%) C#
15 29 (13.49%) Oracle
15 29 (13.49%) PhD
15 29 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (12.56%) R
17 26 (12.09%) ETL
17 26 (12.09%) HTML
18 25 (11.63%) E-Commerce
18 25 (11.63%) Physics
19 23 (10.70%) Software Engineering
19 23 (10.70%) Mahout
19 23 (10.70%) HTML5
19 23 (10.70%) NoSQL
20 22 (10.23%) Agile Software Development

Big Data Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 32 (14.88%) SAS
2 12 (5.58%) Node.js
3 7 (3.26%) Tornado
3 7 (3.26%) Apache Pig
4 6 (2.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.47%) IIS
5 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 19 (8.84%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.47%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.37%) SaaS
2 4 (1.86%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.26%) SMS
2 6 (2.79%) Internet
3 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
4 1 (0.47%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (99.53%) Big Data
2 59 (27.44%) Hadoop
3 29 (13.49%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (10.70%) Mahout
4 23 (10.70%) NoSQL
5 20 (9.30%) Data Mining
6 17 (7.91%) Apache Hive
7 16 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (6.98%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 15 (6.98%) Base SAS
9 12 (5.58%) HBase
9 12 (5.58%) MySQL
10 10 (4.65%) MongoDB
11 7 (3.26%) Text Mining
11 7 (3.26%) SQL Server
12 4 (1.86%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.40%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.40%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 10 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) Maven
3 1 (0.47%) Introscope
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
General
1 34 (15.81%) Finance
2 20 (9.30%) Front Office
3 12 (5.58%) Retail
4 9 (4.19%) Marketing
5 8 (3.72%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.72%) Games
6 7 (3.26%) Banking
7 6 (2.79%) Advertising
8 5 (2.33%) German Language
8 5 (2.33%) Automotive
9 1 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 65 (30.23%) Developer
2 46 (21.40%) Data Scientist
3 29 (13.49%) Java Developer
4 17 (7.91%) Research Engineer
4 17 (7.91%) Statistician
5 16 (7.44%) Architect
5 16 (7.44%) Consultant
6 11 (5.12%) Technical Architect
6 11 (5.12%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (5.12%) Digital Architect
7 10 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.19%) Java Programmer
8 9 (4.19%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.19%) Programmer
8 9 (4.19%) Research Scientist
8 9 (4.19%) Hadoop Developer
9 8 (3.72%) Development Manager
9 8 (3.72%) Junior
10 7 (3.26%) Graduate Java Developer
10 7 (3.26%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (16.28%) MapReduce
2 26 (12.09%) HTML
3 23 (10.70%) HTML5
4 18 (8.37%) .NET
5 13 (6.05%) REST
6 12 (5.58%) Web Services
6 12 (5.58%) Spring
6 12 (5.58%) jQuery
7 11 (5.12%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.19%) CSS
9 7 (3.26%) Flash
10 6 (2.79%) RESTful
11 5 (2.33%) XML
12 4 (1.86%) JDBC
12 4 (1.86%) SOAP
12 4 (1.86%) Hibernate
12 4 (1.86%) JSON
13 3 (1.40%) FIX Protocol
13 3 (1.40%) WPF
13 3 (1.40%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (27.91%) Computer Science
2 37 (17.21%) Mathematics
3 25 (11.63%) Physics
4 21 (9.77%) Data Integration
5 11 (5.12%) Statistics
6 9 (4.19%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.72%) Digital Media
8 7 (3.26%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (2.33%) Replication
9 5 (2.33%) Clustering
9 5 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.33%) Social Media
10 4 (1.86%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.86%) FMCG
11 3 (1.40%) Market Risk
11 3 (1.40%) Psychology
11 3 (1.40%) Derivative
12 2 (0.93%) Life Science
13 1 (0.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.37%) Linux
2 7 (3.26%) UNIX
3 6 (2.79%) Windows
4 3 (1.40%) VMS
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (99.53%) Analytics
2 71 (33.02%) Data Analytics
3 41 (19.07%) Data Modelling
4 30 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (12.09%) ETL
6 25 (11.63%) E-Commerce
7 23 (10.70%) Software Engineering
8 22 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (9.77%) Machine Learning
10 19 (8.84%) CRM
10 19 (8.84%) Data Management
11 17 (7.91%) Predictive Modelling
11 17 (7.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (7.91%) Business Development
12 16 (7.44%) Data Analysis
12 16 (7.44%) Scrum
13 15 (6.98%) Business Transformation
14 14 (6.51%) Strategic Planning
14 14 (6.51%) MVC
14 14 (6.51%) OO
Programming Languages
1 79 (36.74%) Java
2 47 (21.86%) SQL
3 42 (19.53%) Scala
4 38 (17.67%) C++
5 30 (13.95%) C#
6 27 (12.56%) R
7 22 (10.23%) MATLAB
8 20 (9.30%) JavaScript
8 20 (9.30%) Python
9 10 (4.65%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.26%) PHP
10 7 (3.26%) ActionScript
10 7 (3.26%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (1.86%) Clojure
12 2 (0.93%) Ruby
12 2 (0.93%) Haskell
12 2 (0.93%) Erlang
12 2 (0.93%) F#
13 1 (0.47%) Perl
13 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (33.02%) Degree
2 29 (13.49%) PhD
3 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (0.47%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Apache Flume
1 3 (1.40%) HDFS
2 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.65%) Puppet
2 9 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.40%) Oozie
4 1 (0.47%) WSUS
4 1 (0.47%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.47%) OpenView
4 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.47%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 29 (13.49%) Oracle
2 11 (5.12%) Google
2 11 (5.12%) Facebook
3 10 (4.65%) Tableau
4 6 (2.79%) Percona
5 4 (1.86%) ParAccel
5 4 (1.86%) SAP
5 4 (1.86%) Greenplum
6 3 (1.40%) Actimize
7 2 (0.93%) Twitter
7 2 (0.93%) Vertica
7 2 (0.93%) Cognos
7 2 (0.93%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.93%) Apple
7 2 (0.93%) Teradata
7 2 (0.93%) Orchard
8 1 (0.47%) Omniture
8 1 (0.47%) Netezza
8 1 (0.47%) VMware
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
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