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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 689 732 729
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 250 205 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.19% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 226 193 195
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,900 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £45,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.19%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +70 250 £62,500 - 38
London +68 204 £62,500 -3.84% 31
City of London +61 35 £72,500 +18.36% 9
South East +6 16 £60,000 +6.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +19 14 £63,750 +70.00% 2
East of England +9 14 £63,750 +70.00% 2
Cambridge +5 9 £62,500 +66.66%
West Midlands -11 9 £42,500 +3.03%
Worcestershire - 8 £42,500 -
Malvern - 8 £42,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £52,500 -
Berkshire -5 5 £75,000 +76.47%
Peterborough - 5 £75,000 - 2
North West +29 4 £42,500 -20.93%
South West -11 3 £75,000 +87.50% 2
Oxfordshire -20 3 £60,000 +23.07% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
Manchester +21 2 £42,500 -5.55%
Merseyside - 2 £80,000 -
Slough - 2 £100,000 -
Street - 2 £75,000 -
Liverpool - 2 £80,000 -
Somerset - 2 £75,000 -
Nottinghamshire +8 1 £35,000 -
Surrey +7 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Reading +6 1 £35,000 -17.64%
Gloucestershire +5 1 - - 2
Guildford +4 1 £62,500 +19.04%
Cheltenham +4 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 £35,000 -22.22%

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 491 (99.80%) Big Data
2 321 (65.24%) Hadoop
3 315 (64.02%) Java
4 199 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (38.01%) Apache Spark
6 167 (33.94%) Scala
7 162 (32.93%) SQL
8 156 (31.71%) Python
9 138 (28.05%) Analytics
10 128 (26.02%) NoSQL
11 124 (25.20%) Finance
12 105 (21.34%) Apache Hive
13 103 (20.93%) TDD
14 101 (20.53%) MongoDB
15 96 (19.51%) ETL
16 91 (18.50%) Linux
17 89 (18.09%) Software Engineering
18 88 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
19 76 (15.45%) JavaScript
20 74 (15.04%) Apache Cassandra
20 74 (15.04%) Multithreading
21 71 (14.43%) Degree
22 70 (14.23%) Oracle
23 65 (13.21%) C++
24 64 (13.01%) Computer Science
25 62 (12.60%) HTML
26 59 (11.99%) OO
27 58 (11.79%) C#
28 56 (11.38%) MapReduce
29 55 (11.18%) Data Analytics

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 187 (38.01%) Apache Spark
2 54 (10.98%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (8.33%) Apache Pig
4 33 (6.71%) Apache Solr
5 26 (5.28%) Node.js
6 20 (4.07%) SAS
7 19 (3.86%) Apache
8 17 (3.46%) Confluence
9 8 (1.63%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.42%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.22%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
12 4 (0.81%) WordPress
13 3 (0.61%) JBoss
13 3 (0.61%) Mule
14 2 (0.41%) IIS
15 1 (0.20%) Apache ServiceMix
15 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
15 1 (0.20%) Jetty
15 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (3.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.63%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 45 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
3 14 (2.85%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (1.22%) GitHub
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.07%) Internet
2 19 (3.86%) HTTP
3 12 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.22%) AMQP
5 2 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 491 (99.80%) Big Data
2 321 (65.24%) Hadoop
3 128 (26.02%) NoSQL
4 105 (21.34%) Apache Hive
5 101 (20.53%) MongoDB
6 74 (15.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 52 (10.57%) SQL Server
8 43 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
9 41 (8.33%) Impala
10 38 (7.72%) HBase
10 38 (7.72%) MySQL
11 29 (5.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (5.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
13 26 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 24 (4.88%) Riak
15 22 (4.47%) Spark SQL
16 15 (3.05%) Neo4j
17 14 (2.85%) Redis
17 14 (2.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.27%) JIRA
3 8 (1.63%) Maven
4 7 (1.42%) JUnit
5 5 (1.02%) gulp
5 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.81%) Selenium
6 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.61%) Grunt
7 3 (0.61%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.61%) Subversion
8 2 (0.41%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.41%) Mocha
8 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
9 1 (0.20%) Hudson
9 1 (0.20%) jMock
9 1 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 124 (25.20%) Finance
2 26 (5.28%) Banking
3 24 (4.88%) Retail
4 17 (3.46%) Games
5 15 (3.05%) Marketing
5 15 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.44%) Legal
7 11 (2.24%) Law
8 10 (2.03%) Electronics
8 10 (2.03%) Front Office
8 10 (2.03%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.83%) Publishing
10 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.02%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.81%) Advertising
12 4 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.20%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (12.60%) HTML
2 54 (10.98%) AngularJS
3 46 (9.35%) REST
3 46 (9.35%) Web Services
4 44 (8.94%) Spring
5 41 (8.33%) .NET
6 36 (7.32%) CSS
7 34 (6.91%) HTML5
8 31 (6.30%) Kafka
9 29 (5.89%) XML
10 27 (5.49%) JSON
11 26 (5.28%) jQuery
12 19 (3.86%) Django
13 16 (3.25%) J2SE
14 15 (3.05%) Scalatra
15 14 (2.85%) Java EE
15 14 (2.85%) OpenCL
16 13 (2.64%) ASP.NET
17 12 (2.44%) ZeroMQ
18 11 (2.24%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 64 (13.01%) Computer Science
2 50 (10.16%) Algorithms
3 46 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (7.11%) Visualisation
5 28 (5.69%) Mathematics
6 26 (5.28%) Fintech
7 23 (4.67%) Data Structures
8 22 (4.47%) Semantic Web
9 21 (4.27%) Data Integration
10 12 (2.44%) Internet of Things
10 12 (2.44%) VHDL
11 11 (2.24%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.83%) Smart Meter
12 9 (1.83%) Social Network
13 8 (1.63%) Tandem
14 6 (1.22%) Artificial Intelligence
14 6 (1.22%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.22%) User Experience
15 5 (1.02%) Linked Data
15 5 (1.02%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 91 (18.50%) Linux
2 38 (7.72%) Windows
3 35 (7.11%) Unix
4 13 (2.64%) Mac OS X
4 13 (2.64%) Ubuntu
5 12 (2.44%) Android
6 6 (1.22%) Windows CE
6 6 (1.22%) Windows Phone
6 6 (1.22%) Windows Phone 8
7 5 (1.02%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 138 (28.05%) Analytics
3 103 (20.93%) TDD
4 96 (19.51%) ETL
5 89 (18.09%) Software Engineering
6 88 (17.89%) Business Intelligence
7 74 (15.04%) Multithreading
8 59 (11.99%) OO
9 56 (11.38%) MapReduce
10 55 (11.18%) Data Analytics
11 46 (9.35%) Open Source
12 43 (8.74%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (6.71%) Scrum
14 29 (5.89%) OOP
15 27 (5.49%) Mentoring
16 26 (5.28%) Machine Learning
17 25 (5.08%) Continuous Delivery
18 22 (4.47%) Data Visualisation
19 20 (4.07%) Big Data Analytics
19 20 (4.07%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 315 (64.02%) Java
2 167 (33.94%) Scala
3 162 (32.93%) SQL
4 156 (31.71%) Python
5 76 (15.45%) JavaScript
6 65 (13.21%) C++
7 58 (11.79%) C#
8 29 (5.89%) Ruby
9 24 (4.88%) C
10 22 (4.47%) T-SQL
11 18 (3.66%) Perl
12 15 (3.05%) PHP
13 13 (2.64%) R
14 11 (2.24%) Clojure
15 10 (2.03%) Erlang
16 7 (1.42%) Lua
17 6 (1.22%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.22%) SPARQL
18 4 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (14.43%) Degree
2 20 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.46%) DV Cleared
4 16 (3.25%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.85%) PhD
6 4 (0.81%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.41%) CCNA
7 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.41%) CISSP
7 2 (0.41%) GIAC
7 2 (0.41%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (0.41%) MCSE
7 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.41%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.41%) SANS
7 2 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.41%) COBIT
2 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 27 (5.49%) HDFS
2 17 (3.46%) Docker
3 14 (2.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.61%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.20%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 19 (3.86%) Mesos
2 16 (3.25%) Ansible
3 9 (1.83%) Puppet
4 8 (1.63%) Oozie
5 6 (1.22%) Pingdom
6 5 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.81%) Ambari
8 2 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 70 (14.23%) Oracle
2 28 (5.69%) Microsoft
3 24 (4.88%) Cloudera
4 23 (4.67%) Hortonworks
5 19 (3.86%) IBM
6 13 (2.64%) Informatica
7 12 (2.44%) Atlassian
7 12 (2.44%) Greenplum
7 12 (2.44%) Teradata
8 11 (2.24%) Netezza
8 11 (2.24%) SAP
9 9 (1.83%) i2
9 9 (1.83%) Sybase
10 8 (1.63%) Tableau
11 7 (1.42%) Ab Initio
11 7 (1.42%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.42%) Splunk
12 6 (1.22%) Cognos
12 6 (1.22%) ESRI
12 6 (1.22%) MapR
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary depending upon experience + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
ConSol Partners
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
comparethemarket.com
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £100000 - £130000 per annum + uncapped bonuses up to 100% of base
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ealing
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum + amazing benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: upto £30,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits(Depending on Exp)
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £90,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Comparethemarket.com
Salary: Up to £90,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefit + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
London
Capgemini
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Peterborough
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £65000 - £92000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank International
Salary: £75000 - £92000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago