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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 716 735 829
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +94
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 165 240 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 147 210 157
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%

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
86630 102774 109716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71903 85678 90819
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 2016 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 8 December 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 -3 156 £67,500 +3.84% 29
London -23 115 £70,000 +7.69% 20
South East +46 12 £52,000 -13.33% 3
Scotland +25 9 £37,500 -31.81%
City of London +6 9 £75,000 +5.26% 2
Manchester -5 9 £49,500 +16.47% 2
North West -13 9 £49,500 +16.47% 2
Glasgow +26 8 £37,500 -31.81%
Yorkshire +25 6 £52,500 +20.68% 1
East of England +2 6 £55,000 -2.65% 2
Berkshire +52 5 £51,500 -31.33% 1
Reading +40 5 £51,500 +47.14% 1
South West +14 5 £70,000 - 1
Bristol - 5 £70,000 - 1
West Yorkshire +35 4 £52,500 +20.68% 1
Leeds +30 4 £52,500 +20.68%
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 3 £65,000 -
St Albans - 2 £55,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Surrey +27 1 £32,500 -27.77%
Cambridge +7 1 £30,000 -40.29% 2
Hampshire +2 1 £55,000 +46.66%
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £30,000 -46.90% 2
Docklands, London - 1 £70,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £65,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £55,000 -
Norwich - 1 £65,000 -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 319 (100.00%) Big Data
2 222 (69.59%) Hadoop
3 207 (64.89%) Java
4 152 (47.65%) Scala
5 149 (46.71%) Apache Spark
5 149 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
6 115 (36.05%) SQL
7 102 (31.97%) NoSQL
8 98 (30.72%) Python
9 86 (26.96%) Finance
9 86 (26.96%) Apache Hive
10 81 (25.39%) Analytics
11 77 (24.14%) HBase
12 63 (19.75%) Scrum
13 60 (18.81%) Banking
14 59 (18.50%) TDD
15 56 (17.55%) Software Engineering
16 53 (16.61%) Relational Database
17 48 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
18 46 (14.42%) HDFS
19 43 (13.48%) Oracle
20 42 (13.17%) Apache Cassandra
21 40 (12.54%) MapReduce
21 40 (12.54%) JavaScript
21 40 (12.54%) RDBMS
21 40 (12.54%) Investment Banking
22 39 (12.23%) Data Modelling
23 38 (11.91%) Algorithms
24 35 (10.97%) Data Analytics
24 35 (10.97%) Git (software)

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
1 149 (46.71%) Apache Spark
2 33 (10.34%) Apache
3 27 (8.46%) Apache Pig
3 27 (8.46%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (6.58%) Apache Solr
5 7 (2.19%) Jetty
5 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.88%) JBoss
6 6 (1.88%) nginx
6 6 (1.88%) OpenStack
7 4 (1.25%) Mule
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.63%) Confluence
8 2 (0.63%) GeoServer
8 2 (0.63%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.51%) PaaS
4 7 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.88%) IaaS
6 5 (1.57%) GitHub
7 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.63%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.45%) HTTP
2 10 (3.13%) Internet
3 6 (1.88%) IPv4
4 1 (0.31%) ICMP
4 1 (0.31%) SSH
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 319 (100.00%) Big Data
2 222 (69.59%) Hadoop
3 102 (31.97%) NoSQL
4 86 (26.96%) Apache Hive
5 77 (24.14%) HBase
6 53 (16.61%) Relational Database
7 42 (13.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 40 (12.54%) RDBMS
9 32 (10.03%) SQL Server
10 30 (9.40%) Impala
11 29 (9.09%) MongoDB
12 26 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (5.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (4.70%) QlikView
16 13 (4.08%) OLAP
16 13 (4.08%) Sqoop
17 12 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
18 11 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
18 11 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 35 (10.97%) Git (software)
2 28 (8.78%) JIRA
3 26 (8.15%) Jenkins
4 22 (6.90%) Subversion
5 20 (6.27%) Maven
6 11 (3.45%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (3.13%) JUnit
8 8 (2.51%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.19%) Mockito
10 6 (1.88%) Bugzilla
10 6 (1.88%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.88%) Mercurial
10 6 (1.88%) NetBeans
10 6 (1.88%) Selenium
10 6 (1.88%) Toad
10 6 (1.88%) Trac
11 4 (1.25%) Gradle
12 3 (0.94%) Apache Continuum
13 2 (0.63%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.63%) CocoaPods
General
1 86 (26.96%) Finance
2 60 (18.81%) Banking
3 40 (12.54%) Investment Banking
4 26 (8.15%) Games
5 13 (4.08%) Marketing
6 12 (3.76%) Retail
7 9 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.51%) Music Industry
8 8 (2.51%) Publishing
9 7 (2.19%) Advertising
10 6 (1.88%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.63%) Front Office
12 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.31%) Automotive
13 1 (0.31%) Law
13 1 (0.31%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.66%) Kafka
2 27 (8.46%) HTML
2 27 (8.46%) Node.js
3 25 (7.84%) RESTful
4 24 (7.52%) .NET
4 24 (7.52%) Web Services
5 21 (6.58%) RabbitMQ
6 19 (5.96%) XML
7 18 (5.64%) AngularJS
7 18 (5.64%) JSON
8 17 (5.33%) Akka
8 17 (5.33%) REST
9 16 (5.02%) Spring
10 14 (4.39%) J2EE
11 13 (4.08%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (4.08%) JMS
12 12 (3.76%) D3.js
13 11 (3.45%) React
14 10 (3.13%) Lucene
14 10 (3.13%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.91%) Algorithms
2 30 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.46%) Visualisation
4 26 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (5.96%) Data Structures
6 14 (4.39%) Artificial Intelligence
7 13 (4.08%) Mathematics
7 13 (4.08%) Replication
8 11 (3.45%) Market Risk
9 9 (2.82%) Derivative
9 9 (2.82%) Social Media
10 8 (2.51%) Chemistry
10 8 (2.51%) Data Integration
11 7 (2.19%) Physics
12 6 (1.88%) iPad
12 6 (1.88%) PKI
12 6 (1.88%) Statistics
13 5 (1.57%) Equities
13 5 (1.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (1.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (8.78%) Linux
2 20 (6.27%) Unix
3 7 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.63%) Android
5 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.31%) CentOS
6 1 (0.31%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (46.71%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (25.39%) Analytics
3 63 (19.75%) Scrum
4 59 (18.50%) TDD
5 56 (17.55%) Software Engineering
6 48 (15.05%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (12.54%) MapReduce
8 39 (12.23%) Data Modelling
9 35 (10.97%) Data Analytics
10 33 (10.34%) DevOps
11 32 (10.03%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (10.03%) OO
12 31 (9.72%) Open Source
13 30 (9.40%) Data Analysis
14 29 (9.09%) Machine Learning
15 28 (8.78%) E-Commerce
16 25 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
17 23 (7.21%) BDD
17 23 (7.21%) SDLC
18 22 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 207 (64.89%) Java
2 152 (47.65%) Scala
3 115 (36.05%) SQL
4 98 (30.72%) Python
5 40 (12.54%) JavaScript
6 35 (10.97%) C#
7 30 (9.40%) C++
8 14 (4.39%) Ruby
9 11 (3.45%) C
10 9 (2.82%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.51%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.51%) CoffeeScript
12 7 (2.19%) Clojure
12 7 (2.19%) R
12 7 (2.19%) XPath
13 6 (1.88%) Haskell
13 6 (1.88%) HiveQL
13 6 (1.88%) PHP
13 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.25%) ES6
Qualifications
1 35 (10.97%) Degree
2 18 (5.64%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.51%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.25%) PhD
5 3 (0.94%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.94%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) Basel III
2 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 46 (14.42%) HDFS
2 23 (7.21%) Apache Flume
3 15 (4.70%) Docker
4 10 (3.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 6 (1.88%) KVM
5 6 (1.88%) VirtualBox
5 6 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (9.72%) Oozie
2 24 (7.52%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (4.39%) Ambari
4 11 (3.45%) Mesos
5 8 (2.51%) Ansible
5 8 (2.51%) Kubernetes
5 8 (2.51%) Rundeck
6 6 (1.88%) Kibana
6 6 (1.88%) Puppet
7 5 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.94%) yum
9 2 (0.63%) MOM
10 1 (0.31%) SELinux
Vendors
1 43 (13.48%) Oracle
2 33 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 17 (5.33%) Cloudera
3 17 (5.33%) Tableau
4 12 (3.76%) Hortonworks
5 11 (3.45%) Cognos
6 8 (2.51%) Actian
6 8 (2.51%) SAP
7 7 (2.19%) Google
8 6 (1.88%) Netezza
8 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.88%) Sybase
8 6 (1.88%) VMware
9 4 (1.25%) EXASOL
10 3 (0.94%) GoldenSource
10 3 (0.94%) Platfora
11 2 (0.63%) ESRI
11 2 (0.63%) Facebook
11 2 (0.63%) Greenplum
11 2 (0.63%) Rackspace
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Package
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South West London
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