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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Developer
UK
Rank 684 686 774
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +88
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 168 240 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 154 216 176
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £99,250 £86,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Big Data Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Developer
Top 30 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 16 January 2017. 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 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 +12 165 £67,500 +8.00% 28
London +1 110 £75,000 +15.38% 19
South East +64 30 £51,500 -14.16% 5
City of London +22 14 £75,000 +7.14%
Berkshire +54 12 £51,500 -31.33%
Reading +42 12 £51,500 +47.14%
South West +24 8 £70,000 -
Bristol - 8 £70,000 -
North West -6 7 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Manchester -15 7 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Oxfordshire +30 6 £24,000 -60.00% 2
Yorkshire +21 4 £52,500 -
West Midlands +7 4 £65,000 +52.94%
Birmingham - 4 £65,000 -
Surrey +34 3 £48,750 -22.00%
Scotland +12 3 £37,500 -25.00%
West Yorkshire +37 2 £52,500 -
Glasgow +17 2 £37,500 -25.00%
East of England +15 2 £50,000 -0.99% 3
South Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Sheffield - 2 £52,500 -
Kidlington - 2 £65,000 - 1
Guildford +26 1 £32,500 -48.00%
Hampshire +10 1 £55,000 +46.66% 2
Cambridge 0 1 £50,000 -0.49% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 1 £50,000 -0.99% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
Hebden Bridge - 1 £52,500 -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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.

1 314 (100.00%) Big Data
2 221 (70.38%) Hadoop
3 194 (61.78%) Java
4 163 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (44.90%) Scala
6 137 (43.63%) Apache Spark
7 115 (36.62%) SQL
8 111 (35.35%) NoSQL
9 86 (27.39%) Finance
10 85 (27.07%) Python
11 81 (25.80%) Apache Hive
11 81 (25.80%) HBase
12 78 (24.84%) Analytics
13 72 (22.93%) TDD
14 65 (20.70%) Scrum
15 58 (18.47%) Banking
16 50 (15.92%) Software Engineering
17 49 (15.61%) Relational Database
18 48 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
19 44 (14.01%) JavaScript
20 42 (13.38%) HDFS
20 42 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
20 42 (13.38%) Data Modelling
21 41 (13.06%) MapReduce
22 40 (12.74%) Apache Cassandra
22 40 (12.74%) RDBMS
22 40 (12.74%) C#
23 39 (12.42%) SQL Server
23 39 (12.42%) Investment Banking
23 39 (12.42%) Machine Learning

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
1 137 (43.63%) Apache Spark
2 36 (11.46%) Apache
3 35 (11.15%) Elasticsearch
4 20 (6.37%) Apache Solr
5 19 (6.05%) Apache Pig
6 10 (3.18%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.87%) Jetty
8 8 (2.55%) nginx
9 6 (1.91%) OpenStack
10 5 (1.59%) JBoss
11 4 (1.27%) Confluence
12 3 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.96%) MQSeries
13 2 (0.64%) GeoServer
13 2 (0.64%) Mule
14 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.59%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.27%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (13.38%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.55%) GitHub
3 8 (2.55%) PaaS
4 7 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.91%) IaaS
6 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.96%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.18%) HTTP
2 6 (1.91%) IPv4
3 5 (1.59%) Internet
4 1 (0.32%) ICMP
4 1 (0.32%) SSH
4 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (100.00%) Big Data
2 221 (70.38%) Hadoop
3 111 (35.35%) NoSQL
4 81 (25.80%) Apache Hive
4 81 (25.80%) HBase
5 49 (15.61%) Relational Database
6 40 (12.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (12.74%) RDBMS
7 39 (12.42%) SQL Server
8 35 (11.15%) MongoDB
9 29 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
10 27 (8.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 26 (8.28%) Impala
12 25 (7.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (6.37%) OLAP
14 18 (5.73%) MySQL
14 18 (5.73%) QlikView
15 17 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 15 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
17 14 (4.46%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 29 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.92%) JIRA
3 22 (7.01%) Maven
4 20 (6.37%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.73%) Subversion
6 8 (2.55%) JUnit
6 8 (2.55%) Selenium
6 8 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (2.23%) Mockito
7 7 (2.23%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.91%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.91%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.91%) Gradle
8 6 (1.91%) Mercurial
8 6 (1.91%) NetBeans
8 6 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (1.91%) Toad
8 6 (1.91%) Trac
9 3 (0.96%) Apache Continuum
10 2 (0.64%) Artifactory
General
1 86 (27.39%) Finance
2 58 (18.47%) Banking
3 39 (12.42%) Investment Banking
4 18 (5.73%) Games
5 15 (4.78%) Retail
6 13 (4.14%) Marketing
7 10 (3.18%) Publishing
8 9 (2.87%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.55%) Financial Institution
10 7 (2.23%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.91%) Advertising
12 5 (1.59%) Electronics
12 5 (1.59%) Multimedia
12 5 (1.59%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.96%) Law
14 2 (0.64%) Automotive
14 2 (0.64%) Corporate Banking
14 2 (0.64%) Front Office
15 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.83%) .NET
2 32 (10.19%) Kafka
3 29 (9.24%) Node.js
4 28 (8.92%) AngularJS
5 25 (7.96%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (7.01%) RESTful
6 22 (7.01%) Web Services
7 21 (6.69%) HTML
8 19 (6.05%) REST
9 17 (5.41%) XML
10 16 (5.10%) ActiveMQ
11 15 (4.78%) Akka
12 14 (4.46%) Spring
13 12 (3.82%) J2EE
13 12 (3.82%) Lucene
14 11 (3.50%) React
15 10 (3.18%) JSON
16 9 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (2.87%) D3.js
16 9 (2.87%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.10%) Algorithms
2 29 (9.24%) Computer Science
3 28 (8.92%) Visualisation
4 16 (5.10%) Data Structures
5 15 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (4.46%) Artificial Intelligence
6 14 (4.46%) Mathematics
6 14 (4.46%) Replication
7 11 (3.50%) Data Integration
8 10 (3.18%) Market Risk
9 9 (2.87%) Statistics
10 8 (2.55%) Chemistry
10 8 (2.55%) Derivative
10 8 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 8 (2.55%) Physics
11 7 (2.23%) Fintech
11 7 (2.23%) Social Media
12 6 (1.91%) iPad
12 6 (1.91%) PKI
13 5 (1.59%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.24%) Linux
2 14 (4.46%) Unix
3 7 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.91%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.59%) CentOS
6 3 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.64%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (51.91%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (24.84%) Analytics
3 72 (22.93%) TDD
4 65 (20.70%) Scrum
5 50 (15.92%) Software Engineering
6 48 (15.29%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (13.38%) Data Modelling
8 41 (13.06%) MapReduce
9 39 (12.42%) Machine Learning
10 38 (12.10%) OO
11 36 (11.46%) Data Analytics
11 36 (11.46%) Open Source
12 34 (10.83%) DevOps
13 33 (10.51%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (8.92%) BDD
15 24 (7.64%) Data Visualisation
16 23 (7.32%) Data Analysis
17 22 (7.01%) Multithreading
17 22 (7.01%) SDLC
18 21 (6.69%) Data Engineering
Programming Languages
1 194 (61.78%) Java
2 141 (44.90%) Scala
3 115 (36.62%) SQL
4 85 (27.07%) Python
5 44 (14.01%) JavaScript
6 40 (12.74%) C#
7 34 (10.83%) C++
8 14 (4.46%) Ruby
9 11 (3.50%) T-SQL
10 10 (3.18%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.87%) CoffeeScript
12 8 (2.55%) C
13 7 (2.23%) HiveQL
13 7 (2.23%) XPath
14 4 (1.27%) Clojure
14 4 (1.27%) Jython
15 3 (0.96%) ABAP
15 3 (0.96%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.96%) R
15 3 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (10.83%) Degree
2 20 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) PhD
4 3 (0.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Basel III
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 42 (13.38%) HDFS
2 16 (5.10%) Apache Flume
3 14 (4.46%) Docker
4 9 (2.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (1.91%) KVM
5 6 (1.91%) VirtualBox
5 6 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (6.37%) Oozie
2 19 (6.05%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (3.50%) Mesos
4 10 (3.18%) Ambari
5 9 (2.87%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.87%) Puppet
6 8 (2.55%) Ansible
7 6 (1.91%) Kibana
8 5 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.96%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.32%) SELinux
10 1 (0.32%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.60%) Oracle
3 14 (4.46%) Cognos
4 13 (4.14%) Tableau
5 11 (3.50%) Hortonworks
6 9 (2.87%) Actian
6 9 (2.87%) Cloudera
7 8 (2.55%) Google
7 8 (2.55%) SAP
8 7 (2.23%) Netezza
8 7 (2.23%) Sybase
9 6 (1.91%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.91%) Talend
9 6 (1.91%) VMware
10 3 (0.96%) Facebook
10 3 (0.96%) GoldenSource
10 3 (0.96%) Greenplum
10 3 (0.96%) Platfora
11 2 (0.64%) ESRI
11 2 (0.64%) EXASOL
London
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension Private medical ins
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Network Compucare
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + very good bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 23 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
DCV Technologies
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 70k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 28 days ago