The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Big Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Architect
Rank 818 843 912
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Architect 136 122 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.11% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 111 105 71
Median salary £77,500 £82,500 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
- -38.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Big Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Big Data Architect in the job title.

Big Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Trend

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

Big Data Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Architect over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +33 136 £77,500 -6.06% 11
London +12 111 £80,000 -8.57% 7
Leeds +17 14 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Yorkshire +15 14 £55,000 -18.51% 1
West Yorkshire +9 14 £55,000 -18.51% 1
City of London +30 8 £82,500 -8.33% 3
East of England +19 3 £75,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -18 3 £85,000 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £75,000 -
South West - 2 £72,500 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £72,500 -
Cheltenham - 2 £72,500 -
South East +16 1 £72,500 +31.81% 2
Crawley -4 1 £72,500 +31.81%
West Sussex -5 1 £72,500 +31.81%
Birmingham - 1 £90,000 -

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Big Data Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Big Data Architect in the job title.

1 267 (100.00%) Big Data
2 227 (85.02%) Hadoop
3 139 (52.06%) NoSQL
4 119 (44.57%) Analytics
5 115 (43.07%) Java
6 114 (42.70%) Apache Spark
7 91 (34.08%) Business Intelligence
8 74 (27.72%) Data Warehouse
9 73 (27.34%) Finance
10 70 (26.22%) Apache Hive
11 69 (25.84%) Data Analytics
12 57 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
13 55 (20.60%) ETL
14 51 (19.10%) MongoDB
14 51 (19.10%) MapReduce
15 50 (18.73%) Apache Cassandra
16 48 (17.98%) HBase
17 47 (17.60%) Data Architecture
18 42 (15.73%) Python
19 41 (15.36%) Scala
19 41 (15.36%) Apache Pig
20 39 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
21 38 (14.23%) Cloudera
22 36 (13.48%) Puppet
23 29 (10.86%) Web Services
23 29 (10.86%) SQL
24 28 (10.49%) Retail
24 28 (10.49%) Information Management
25 27 (10.11%) R
26 26 (9.74%) Big Data Analytics

Big Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 114 (42.70%) Apache Spark
2 41 (15.36%) Apache Pig
3 24 (8.99%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (6.37%) Apache
5 15 (5.62%) Apache Solr
6 13 (4.87%) SAS
7 3 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) SPSS
2 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.62%) GitHub
3 11 (4.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.75%) AdWords
6 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.37%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.00%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (100.00%) Big Data
2 227 (85.02%) Hadoop
3 139 (52.06%) NoSQL
4 74 (27.72%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (26.22%) Apache Hive
6 51 (19.10%) MongoDB
7 50 (18.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 48 (17.98%) HBase
9 15 (5.62%) Relational Database
10 14 (5.24%) Sqoop
11 11 (4.12%) Flink
11 11 (4.12%) Mahout
12 10 (3.75%) Impala
13 9 (3.37%) DataStax
13 9 (3.37%) MySQL
13 9 (3.37%) QlikView
14 7 (2.62%) Data Mining
14 7 (2.62%) RDBMS
14 7 (2.62%) SQL Server
15 5 (1.87%) Riak
Development Applications
1 16 (5.99%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.87%) ERwin
3 4 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (1.12%) Maven
5 1 (0.37%) ANTLR
General
1 73 (27.34%) Finance
2 28 (10.49%) Retail
3 24 (8.99%) Telecoms
4 21 (7.87%) Banking
4 21 (7.87%) Manufacturing
5 13 (4.87%) Automotive
5 13 (4.87%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.75%) Games
7 7 (2.62%) Marketing
8 6 (2.25%) Legal
9 5 (1.87%) Electronics
10 3 (1.12%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.75%) Advertising
12 1 (0.37%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.86%) Web Services
2 22 (8.24%) .NET
2 22 (8.24%) XML
3 18 (6.74%) Middleware
3 18 (6.74%) RESTful
4 16 (5.99%) Kafka
4 16 (5.99%) WSDL
5 11 (4.12%) Spark Streaming
6 6 (2.25%) J2EE
6 6 (2.25%) Velocity
7 4 (1.50%) Spring
8 2 (0.75%) Akka
8 2 (0.75%) Hibernate
8 2 (0.75%) JSON
8 2 (0.75%) SOAP
8 2 (0.75%) XSD
9 1 (0.37%) CSS
9 1 (0.37%) HTML
9 1 (0.37%) Play Framework
9 1 (0.37%) Spring XD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.74%) Visualisation
3 13 (4.87%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.75%) Data Integration
5 9 (3.37%) Wiki
6 8 (3.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.25%) Mobile Games
8 5 (1.87%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.87%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.87%) Internet of Things
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.50%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.50%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.12%) Physics
10 3 (1.12%) Replication
11 2 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.75%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.75%) Economics
11 2 (0.75%) Statistics
11 2 (0.75%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.24%) Linux
2 12 (4.49%) Unix
3 1 (0.37%) Android
3 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (44.57%) Analytics
2 91 (34.08%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (25.84%) Data Analytics
4 57 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (20.60%) ETL
6 51 (19.10%) MapReduce
7 47 (17.60%) Data Architecture
8 39 (14.61%) Stakeholder Management
9 28 (10.49%) Information Management
10 26 (9.74%) Big Data Analytics
10 26 (9.74%) Data Modelling
10 26 (9.74%) Enterprise Architecture
11 25 (9.36%) Business Development
12 24 (8.99%) TOGAF
13 23 (8.61%) Presales
14 21 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (7.87%) Machine Learning
15 20 (7.49%) Data Engineering
15 20 (7.49%) DevOps
15 20 (7.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 115 (43.07%) Java
2 42 (15.73%) Python
3 41 (15.36%) Scala
4 29 (10.86%) SQL
5 27 (10.11%) R
6 18 (6.74%) C#
7 13 (4.87%) MATLAB
8 11 (4.12%) Ruby
9 9 (3.37%) C++
10 7 (2.62%) PHP
11 5 (1.87%) C
11 5 (1.87%) Perl
12 4 (1.50%) JavaScript
13 2 (0.75%) Clojure
14 1 (0.37%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.37%) C-shell
14 1 (0.37%) HiveQL
14 1 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (6.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.50%) Degree
4 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (8.99%) HDFS
2 14 (5.24%) Apache Flume
3 8 (3.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (13.48%) Puppet
2 24 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (7.49%) Ansible
4 7 (2.62%) Oozie
5 4 (1.50%) Ambari
5 4 (1.50%) Mesos
6 2 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (14.23%) Cloudera
2 23 (8.61%) Hortonworks
3 21 (7.87%) SaltStack
4 14 (5.24%) Oracle
5 13 (4.87%) MuleSoft
6 12 (4.49%) IBM
7 11 (4.12%) MapR
7 11 (4.12%) Teradata
8 8 (3.00%) SAP
9 7 (2.62%) Cognos
9 7 (2.62%) Informatica
10 6 (2.25%) Splunk
10 6 (2.25%) Tableau
11 5 (1.87%) Greenplum
12 4 (1.50%) Talend
13 2 (0.75%) Facebook
13 2 (0.75%) Google
13 2 (0.75%) Infobright
13 2 (0.75%) Microsoft
13 2 (0.75%) TIBCO
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