The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Big Data Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 737 753 783
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 174 228 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.21% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.22% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 124 203 204
Median salary £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.08% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,880 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Big Data Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Big Data Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Big Data Developer
Salary Trend

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

Big Data Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Big Data Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data Developer over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 within the UK.

Big Data Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Developer
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -25 148 £62,500 +4.16% 26
London -16 120 £62,500 -3.84% 21
Scotland +12 23 £49,500 +11.23%
Glasgow +3 23 £49,500 +28.23%
South East +14 17 £65,000 +20.93% 3
City of London +41 13 £57,500 -23.33% 4
East of England +21 7 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 7 £62,500 +38.88%
Cambridge +10 7 £62,500 +47.05%
Hampshire -5 5 - -
Oxfordshire - 5 £65,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 4 £57,500 -4.16%
Surrey +29 3 - - 2
Oxford - 3 £67,500 - 1
Yorkshire +36 2 £48,750 +8.33%
North West +19 2 £51,000 +7.36% 1
West Yorkshire +18 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Manchester -9 2 £51,000 -9.33% 1
Staines - 2 - - 1
Newbury - 2 £67,500 -
Leeds +20 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Reading +12 1 £47,500 -20.83%
Bracknell - 1 £47,500 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, Big Data Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 468 (100.00%) Big Data
2 345 (73.72%) Java
3 324 (69.23%) Hadoop
4 214 (45.73%) Apache Spark
5 185 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
6 163 (34.83%) Scala
7 145 (30.98%) SQL
8 136 (29.06%) Python
9 132 (28.21%) Apache Hive
10 129 (27.56%) Analytics
11 104 (22.22%) Finance
12 100 (21.37%) Computer Science
13 90 (19.23%) Software Engineering
14 87 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
15 85 (18.16%) NoSQL
16 83 (17.74%) MongoDB
17 79 (16.88%) Degree
18 74 (15.81%) TDD
18 74 (15.81%) ETL
19 65 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
19 65 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
20 64 (13.68%) Oracle
20 64 (13.68%) Spring
21 63 (13.46%) Data Analytics
22 61 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
23 60 (12.82%) Linux
24 58 (12.39%) Git (software)
24 58 (12.39%) Algorithms
25 56 (11.97%) HBase
25 56 (11.97%) Scrum

Big Data Developer 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
1 214 (45.73%) Apache Spark
2 48 (10.26%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (9.62%) Apache Pig
4 34 (7.26%) Apache Solr
5 25 (5.34%) Apache
6 18 (3.85%) SAS
7 16 (3.42%) Mule
8 7 (1.50%) JBoss
9 3 (0.64%) Confluence
9 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.43%) IIS
10 2 (0.43%) Jetty
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
Applications
1 20 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.85%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 65 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.64%) GitHub
6 3 (0.64%) IaaS
6 3 (0.64%) PaaS
7 2 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.42%) Internet
2 9 (1.92%) HTTP
3 3 (0.64%) IPv4
3 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 468 (100.00%) Big Data
2 324 (69.23%) Hadoop
3 132 (28.21%) Apache Hive
4 85 (18.16%) NoSQL
5 83 (17.74%) MongoDB
6 65 (13.89%) Apache Cassandra
7 56 (11.97%) HBase
8 50 (10.68%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (10.47%) Impala
9 49 (10.47%) SQL Server
10 35 (7.48%) Relational Database
11 26 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (4.27%) Data Mining
13 19 (4.06%) Sqoop
14 18 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (3.63%) RDBMS
16 16 (3.42%) IBM InfoSphere
16 16 (3.42%) Riak
17 15 (3.21%) PowerCenter
17 15 (3.21%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 58 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 41 (8.76%) Jenkins
3 30 (6.41%) JIRA
4 18 (3.85%) Subversion
5 13 (2.78%) Maven
6 11 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 9 (1.92%) Visual Studio
9 7 (1.50%) JUnit
10 6 (1.28%) Bugzilla
11 5 (1.07%) Hudson
12 4 (0.85%) Selenium
12 4 (0.85%) Trac
13 3 (0.64%) Gradle
13 3 (0.64%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.43%) IntelliJ
14 2 (0.43%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.43%) TestNG
15 1 (0.21%) NUnit
General
1 104 (22.22%) Finance
2 39 (8.33%) Games
3 32 (6.84%) Banking
4 15 (3.21%) Investment Banking
4 15 (3.21%) Retail
5 13 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 13 (2.78%) Legal
6 12 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.35%) Marketing
8 7 (1.50%) Electronics
8 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.28%) Advertising
10 4 (0.85%) Law
10 4 (0.85%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (13.68%) Spring
2 51 (10.90%) Kafka
3 38 (8.12%) AngularJS
3 38 (8.12%) HTML
3 38 (8.12%) JSON
4 34 (7.26%) Web Services
5 33 (7.05%) Node.js
6 32 (6.84%) .NET
6 32 (6.84%) REST
6 32 (6.84%) XML
7 30 (6.41%) HTML5
8 24 (5.13%) RESTful
9 22 (4.70%) Akka
10 18 (3.85%) jQuery
11 17 (3.63%) Hibernate
12 14 (2.99%) D3.js
13 13 (2.78%) Apache Camel
14 12 (2.56%) Dropwizard
15 11 (2.35%) CSS
15 11 (2.35%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 100 (21.37%) Computer Science
2 58 (12.39%) Algorithms
3 53 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (10.26%) Mathematics
5 47 (10.04%) Data Structures
6 46 (9.83%) Visualisation
7 24 (5.13%) Data Integration
8 16 (3.42%) Linked Data
9 13 (2.78%) Market Risk
10 10 (2.14%) Physics
10 10 (2.14%) User Experience
11 9 (1.92%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.92%) Replication
12 7 (1.50%) Fintech
12 7 (1.50%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.50%) Social Network
12 7 (1.50%) Taxonomies
13 6 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 6 (1.28%) Internet of Things
13 6 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.82%) Linux
2 29 (6.20%) Windows
3 25 (5.34%) Unix
4 15 (3.21%) Android
5 5 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.07%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.43%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (27.56%) Analytics
3 90 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 87 (18.59%) Business Intelligence
5 74 (15.81%) ETL
5 74 (15.81%) TDD
6 63 (13.46%) Data Analytics
7 61 (13.03%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (11.97%) Scrum
9 49 (10.47%) E-Commerce
10 47 (10.04%) Open Source
11 44 (9.40%) MapReduce
12 38 (8.12%) Big Data Analytics
13 37 (7.91%) Data Visualisation
13 37 (7.91%) OO
14 33 (7.05%) Data Management
15 32 (6.84%) Microservices
16 30 (6.41%) Data Architecture
16 30 (6.41%) Mentoring
17 28 (5.98%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 345 (73.72%) Java
2 163 (34.83%) Scala
3 145 (30.98%) SQL
4 136 (29.06%) Python
5 55 (11.75%) JavaScript
6 53 (11.32%) C++
7 49 (10.47%) C#
8 22 (4.70%) Groovy
9 19 (4.06%) T-SQL
10 16 (3.42%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.78%) C
12 11 (2.35%) R
12 11 (2.35%) Ruby
13 10 (2.14%) Clojure
14 9 (1.92%) SPARQL
15 6 (1.28%) PHP
16 5 (1.07%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.07%) Haskell
16 5 (1.07%) MATLAB
17 4 (0.85%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 79 (16.88%) Degree
2 16 (3.42%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.14%) DV Cleared
3 10 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.43%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 40 (8.55%) HDFS
2 32 (6.84%) Docker
3 18 (3.85%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.64%) KVM
5 3 (0.64%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (5.56%) Oozie
2 19 (4.06%) Mesos
3 13 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
4 11 (2.35%) Rundeck
5 10 (2.14%) yum
6 7 (1.50%) Ambari
7 6 (1.28%) Consul
8 2 (0.43%) MOM
9 1 (0.21%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.21%) Kibana
9 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (13.68%) Oracle
2 34 (7.26%) Informatica
3 30 (6.41%) Cloudera
4 19 (4.06%) IBM
5 17 (3.63%) Tableau
6 16 (3.42%) Microsoft
7 12 (2.56%) Netezza
8 11 (2.35%) Hortonworks
8 11 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (2.14%) Google
10 9 (1.92%) SAP
11 8 (1.71%) Greenplum
12 5 (1.07%) Splunk
13 4 (0.85%) i2
14 3 (0.64%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.64%) EXASOL
14 3 (0.64%) MapR
14 3 (0.64%) Rackspace
14 3 (0.64%) VMware
15 2 (0.43%) Solace
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