The table below looks at the statistics for the Big Data Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data Developer
Rank 849 898 880
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 41 35 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.029% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.031% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 24
Average salary £62,500 £75,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Big Data Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Big Data Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Developer
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +19 41 £62,500 -16.66% 3
London +32 34 £67,500 -12.90% 3
City of London +38 11 £68,750 +5.76% 2
South East +15 3 £62,500 +25.00%
North West - 3 £45,000 -
Manchester - 3 £45,000 -
Slough - 3 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 3 £62,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £45,000 -
Northampton - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big Data Developer in their job title 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 with Big Data Developer in their job title.

1 100 (100.00%) Big Data
2 93 (93.00%) Hadoop
3 74 (74.00%) Java
4 47 (47.00%) MapReduce
5 45 (45.00%) SQL
6 43 (43.00%) Finance
7 38 (38.00%) Apache Hive
8 30 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (27.00%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (27.00%) NoSQL
10 25 (25.00%) ETL
11 24 (24.00%) Apache Pig
12 22 (22.00%) HBase
12 22 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
13 21 (21.00%) Data Modelling
14 19 (19.00%) Banking
14 19 (19.00%) Apache Spark
15 18 (18.00%) Open Source
15 18 (18.00%) Kafka
16 17 (17.00%) MongoDB
16 17 (17.00%) SAS
17 16 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (15.00%) HDFS
18 15 (15.00%) Impala
19 14 (14.00%) MySQL
19 14 (14.00%) Multithreading
20 13 (13.00%) Teradata
20 13 (13.00%) Apache Cassandra
20 13 (13.00%) Scala
21 11 (11.00%) Degree

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Big Data Developer in their job title 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 with Big Data Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (24.00%) Apache Pig
2 19 (19.00%) Apache Spark
3 17 (17.00%) SAS
4 4 (4.00%) nginx
5 2 (2.00%) Apache
5 2 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.00%) GitHub
3 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (100.00%) Big Data
2 93 (93.00%) Hadoop
3 38 (38.00%) Apache Hive
4 27 (27.00%) NoSQL
4 27 (27.00%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (22.00%) HBase
6 17 (17.00%) MongoDB
7 16 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
8 15 (15.00%) Impala
9 14 (14.00%) MySQL
10 13 (13.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (7.00%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (7.00%) Sqoop
12 5 (5.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (4.00%) QlikView
13 4 (4.00%) Relational Database
14 3 (3.00%) Pentaho
14 3 (3.00%) Couchbase
14 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 3 (3.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (1.00%) Selenium
3 1 (1.00%) JUnit
3 1 (1.00%) Maven
3 1 (1.00%) Jenkins
General
1 43 (43.00%) Finance
2 19 (19.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.00%) Games
4 3 (3.00%) Legal
5 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Electronics
6 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.00%) Kafka
2 8 (8.00%) Cascading
3 7 (7.00%) Web Services
4 5 (5.00%) Akka
5 4 (4.00%) REST
6 3 (3.00%) Spring
6 3 (3.00%) HTML
7 2 (2.00%) .NET
7 2 (2.00%) Ajax
8 1 (1.00%) Java EE
8 1 (1.00%) JSON
8 1 (1.00%) Dojo
8 1 (1.00%) jQuery
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.00%) HTML5
8 1 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.00%) JDBC
8 1 (1.00%) Servlets
8 1 (1.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Open Source
2 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.00%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.00%) Derivative
4 4 (4.00%) User Experience
4 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.00%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.00%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.00%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.00%) DTV
7 1 (1.00%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
7 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.00%) Linux
2 4 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (47.00%) MapReduce
2 30 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (25.00%) ETL
4 22 (22.00%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (21.00%) Data Modelling
6 14 (14.00%) Multithreading
7 10 (10.00%) Information Management
8 8 (8.00%) OO
8 8 (8.00%) Analytics
9 6 (6.00%) Scrum
10 5 (5.00%) TDD
10 5 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.00%) Data Architecture
11 4 (4.00%) Data Transformation
11 4 (4.00%) Low Latency
12 3 (3.00%) DevOps
12 3 (3.00%) Logical Data Model
12 3 (3.00%) CQRS
12 3 (3.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 74 (74.00%) Java
2 45 (45.00%) SQL
3 13 (13.00%) Scala
4 10 (10.00%) C++
4 10 (10.00%) C
5 8 (8.00%) Python
6 6 (6.00%) C#
6 6 (6.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.00%) HiveQL
8 4 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (3.00%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.00%) Groovy
10 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (15.00%) HDFS
2 9 (9.00%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (13.00%) Teradata
2 8 (8.00%) Informatica
2 8 (8.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Cognos
4 5 (5.00%) SAP
4 5 (5.00%) Ab Initio
4 5 (5.00%) Talend
5 3 (3.00%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
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