The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Developer
Rank 883 861 868
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 21 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.014% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 21
Average salary £66,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.78% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109819 102628 112165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.27% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89750 85116 96213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 23 July 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Developer
Top 9 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 23 July 2014. 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 -28 21 £66,000 +14.78% 1
London -25 17 £66,000 +14.78% 1
City of London -11 3 £73,750 +28.26%
Leeds - 3 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 51 (89.47%) Hadoop
3 45 (78.95%) Java
4 28 (49.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (45.61%) Analytics
6 23 (40.35%) C++
7 22 (38.60%) Apache Hive
7 22 (38.60%) MapReduce
7 22 (38.60%) Scala
8 21 (36.84%) HBase
8 21 (36.84%) C#
9 19 (33.33%) HTML
9 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
10 18 (31.58%) Python
10 18 (31.58%) Apache Pig
11 17 (29.82%) OO
11 17 (29.82%) HTML5
12 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
13 14 (24.56%) R
13 14 (24.56%) TDD
13 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
14 13 (22.81%) Scrum
14 13 (22.81%) UNIX
15 12 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
15 12 (21.05%) Impala
16 11 (19.30%) MongoDB
16 11 (19.30%) Degree
17 10 (17.54%) SQL
17 10 (17.54%) Mahout
18 9 (15.79%) Facebook

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 18 (31.58%) Apache Pig
2 8 (14.04%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) Big Data
2 51 (89.47%) Hadoop
3 28 (49.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 22 (38.60%) Apache Hive
5 21 (36.84%) HBase
6 16 (28.07%) NoSQL
7 12 (21.05%) Impala
8 11 (19.30%) MongoDB
9 10 (17.54%) Mahout
10 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (10.53%) Data Mining
11 4 (7.02%) MySQL
12 3 (5.26%) Neo4j
12 3 (5.26%) Sqoop
13 1 (1.75%) Redis
13 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
13 1 (1.75%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JUnit
1 2 (3.51%) Maven
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) Selenium
2 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (8.77%) Games
2 4 (7.02%) Advertising
3 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (38.60%) MapReduce
2 19 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (29.82%) HTML5
4 9 (15.79%) REST
5 8 (14.04%) JDBC
5 8 (14.04%) SOAP
5 8 (14.04%) JSON
5 8 (14.04%) XML
5 8 (14.04%) ODBC
6 4 (7.02%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.02%) Spring
6 4 (7.02%) jQuery
7 3 (5.26%) .NET
7 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
7 3 (5.26%) Kafka
8 2 (3.51%) Apache Avro
8 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.51%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.79%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (14.04%) Data Integration
4 7 (12.28%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) Online Games
6 2 (3.51%) Statistics
6 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.75%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.75%) Physics
7 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) UNIX
2 8 (14.04%) Linux
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.51%) CentOS
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Analytics
2 17 (29.82%) OO
3 14 (24.56%) TDD
3 14 (24.56%) Software Engineering
4 13 (22.81%) Scrum
5 12 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
6 9 (15.79%) Machine Learning
7 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (12.28%) MVC
8 7 (12.28%) BDD
9 6 (10.53%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (7.02%) ETL
10 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
11 3 (5.26%) Data Virtualisation
11 3 (5.26%) Data Transformation
11 3 (5.26%) Performance Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.26%) Pair Programming
12 2 (3.51%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (78.95%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) C++
3 22 (38.60%) Scala
4 21 (36.84%) C#
5 18 (31.58%) Python
6 14 (24.56%) R
7 10 (17.54%) SQL
8 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
9 6 (10.53%) Haskell
9 6 (10.53%) Clojure
10 3 (5.26%) F#
10 3 (5.26%) Ruby
10 3 (5.26%) Perl
11 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (1.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) HDFS
2 3 (5.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Oozie
2 1 (1.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Google
1 9 (15.79%) Facebook
2 4 (7.02%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.26%) Splunk
4 1 (1.75%) Talend
4 1 (1.75%) Teradata
London
OHO Group
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago