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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data Developer
UK
Rank 724 708 750
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 139 247 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 127 220 202
Median salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £82,500 £74,950
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%

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
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -22 137 £62,500 - 19
London -62 79 £70,000 +12.00% 13
South East +71 31 £42,500 -29.16% 1
City of London +9 13 £92,500 +23.33% 6
Berkshire +33 11 £46,250 +15.62%
Oxfordshire +22 10 £24,000 -60.00%
Reading +39 9 £50,000 +33.33%
North West -2 8 £62,500 +47.05% 1
Manchester -22 8 £62,500 +51.51% 1
East of England +5 7 £50,000 -23.07% 3
Surrey +53 5 £42,500 -32.00% 1
West Midlands +26 5 £65,000 +52.94% 1
South West +24 5 £70,000 -6.66%
Bristol - 5 £70,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £65,000 - 1
Kidlington - 3 £65,000 -
Ipswich - 3 £42,500 - 1
Suffolk - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +12 2 £55,000 +37.50% 1
Cambridge -2 2 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 2 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Cobham - 2 £42,500 - 1
Hebden Bridge - 2 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £26,250 -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
Wimbledon - 2 £62,500 -
Stevenage -10 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 301 (100.00%) Big Data
2 197 (65.45%) Hadoop
3 175 (58.14%) Java
4 152 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (43.52%) Apache Spark
6 125 (41.53%) Scala
7 111 (36.88%) SQL
8 93 (30.90%) NoSQL
9 85 (28.24%) Finance
10 77 (25.58%) Apache Hive
11 75 (24.92%) Python
12 70 (23.26%) HBase
13 67 (22.26%) Analytics
13 67 (22.26%) TDD
14 56 (18.60%) Scrum
15 54 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
16 53 (17.61%) Banking
17 51 (16.94%) Software Engineering
18 50 (16.61%) SQL Server
19 45 (14.95%) Machine Learning
20 42 (13.95%) JavaScript
21 41 (13.62%) Amazon AWS
22 39 (12.96%) C#
23 38 (12.62%) Data Modelling
23 38 (12.62%) Relational Database
24 37 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 36 (11.96%) Investment Banking
25 36 (11.96%) C++
25 36 (11.96%) MongoDB
26 35 (11.63%) HDFS

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
1 131 (43.52%) Apache Spark
2 33 (10.96%) Apache
3 32 (10.63%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (5.32%) Apache Solr
5 13 (4.32%) Apache Pig
6 10 (3.32%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.66%) Jetty
8 7 (2.33%) nginx
9 4 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (1.00%) Confluence
10 3 (1.00%) JBoss
10 3 (1.00%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.66%) SAS
12 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
2 1 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (13.62%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.32%) GitHub
4 8 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.99%) PaaS
6 4 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.33%) IaaS
7 3 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.00%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.66%) SaaS
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) HTTP
2 4 (1.33%) IPv4
3 2 (0.66%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.33%) ICMP
4 1 (0.33%) SSH
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (100.00%) Big Data
2 197 (65.45%) Hadoop
3 93 (30.90%) NoSQL
4 77 (25.58%) Apache Hive
5 70 (23.26%) HBase
6 50 (16.61%) SQL Server
7 38 (12.62%) Relational Database
8 37 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 36 (11.96%) MongoDB
10 35 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (10.63%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (10.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 31 (10.30%) RDBMS
13 26 (8.64%) Impala
14 25 (8.31%) MySQL
14 25 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 20 (6.64%) PostgreSQL
16 19 (6.31%) OLAP
17 16 (5.32%) QlikView
18 13 (4.32%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 26 (8.64%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.64%) JIRA
3 16 (5.32%) Maven
4 12 (3.99%) Subversion
5 9 (2.99%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.33%) Gradle
6 7 (2.33%) JUnit
6 7 (2.33%) Selenium
6 7 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 7 (2.33%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.99%) Bugzilla
8 5 (1.66%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.33%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.33%) Mockito
9 4 (1.33%) Trac
10 3 (1.00%) Apache Continuum
10 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.00%) NetBeans
10 3 (1.00%) Toad
11 2 (0.66%) Xcode
General
1 85 (28.24%) Finance
2 53 (17.61%) Banking
3 36 (11.96%) Investment Banking
4 15 (4.98%) Marketing
4 15 (4.98%) Retail
5 9 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.66%) Games
7 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
7 7 (2.33%) Publishing
8 6 (1.99%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.66%) Electronics
9 5 (1.66%) Multimedia
10 4 (1.33%) Advertising
11 3 (1.00%) Front Office
11 3 (1.00%) Law
12 2 (0.66%) Automotive
13 1 (0.33%) Legal
13 1 (0.33%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.30%) Kafka
2 31 (10.30%) AngularJS
3 30 (9.97%) .NET
4 24 (7.97%) Node.js
5 22 (7.31%) Web Services
6 21 (6.98%) RESTful
7 19 (6.31%) RabbitMQ
8 16 (5.32%) REST
8 16 (5.32%) Spring
9 13 (4.32%) React
10 12 (3.99%) HTML
10 12 (3.99%) XML
11 11 (3.65%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (3.65%) Akka
12 9 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (2.99%) J2EE
13 8 (2.66%) JSON
13 8 (2.66%) Lucene
14 6 (1.99%) Apache CXF
14 6 (1.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.63%) Algorithms
2 26 (8.64%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.32%) Data Structures
4 10 (3.32%) Fintech
4 10 (3.32%) Replication
5 8 (2.66%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.66%) Hedge funds
5 8 (2.66%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.99%) iPad
7 5 (1.66%) Market Risk
7 5 (1.66%) Social Media
8 4 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.33%) PKI
9 3 (1.00%) Derivative
9 3 (1.00%) Equities
9 3 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (1.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.00%) Robotics
10 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.30%) Linux
2 13 (4.32%) Unix
3 6 (1.99%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.66%) CentOS
4 5 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.00%) Android
7 2 (0.66%) Windows
8 1 (0.33%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (22.26%) Analytics
2 67 (22.26%) TDD
3 56 (18.60%) Scrum
4 54 (17.94%) Business Intelligence
5 51 (16.94%) Software Engineering
6 45 (14.95%) Machine Learning
7 38 (12.62%) Data Modelling
8 34 (11.30%) DevOps
8 34 (11.30%) MapReduce
8 34 (11.30%) Open Source
9 31 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (10.30%) OO
10 29 (9.63%) Data Analytics
11 26 (8.64%) Multithreading
12 25 (8.31%) BDD
13 22 (7.31%) ETL
13 22 (7.31%) Visualisation
14 21 (6.98%) SDLC
15 20 (6.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 175 (58.14%) Java
2 125 (41.53%) Scala
3 111 (36.88%) SQL
4 75 (24.92%) Python
5 42 (13.95%) JavaScript
6 39 (12.96%) C#
7 36 (11.96%) C++
8 17 (5.65%) T-SQL
9 11 (3.65%) Bash Shell
10 8 (2.66%) C
11 7 (2.33%) Ruby
12 6 (1.99%) HiveQL
12 6 (1.99%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.66%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (1.66%) R
14 4 (1.33%) Jython
14 4 (1.33%) XPath
15 3 (1.00%) F#
15 3 (1.00%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (9.63%) Degree
2 17 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.99%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.33%) PhD
5 2 (0.66%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.33%) CCA
6 1 (0.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCSA
6 1 (0.33%) MCSD
6 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.33%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) Basel III
2 2 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 35 (11.63%) HDFS
2 13 (4.32%) Docker
3 12 (3.99%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (1.33%) KVM
5 4 (1.33%) VirtualBox
5 4 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (6.98%) Oozie
2 14 (4.65%) Hadoop YARN
3 9 (2.99%) Puppet
4 7 (2.33%) Ambari
4 7 (2.33%) Mesos
5 6 (1.99%) Ansible
6 5 (1.66%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.33%) Kibana
8 1 (0.33%) SELinux
Vendors
1 31 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.64%) Oracle
3 13 (4.32%) Cognos
4 12 (3.99%) Google
5 9 (2.99%) Hortonworks
5 9 (2.99%) Tableau
6 8 (2.66%) Actian
6 8 (2.66%) Netezza
7 7 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.99%) Sybase
9 5 (1.66%) Greenplum
9 5 (1.66%) SAP
9 5 (1.66%) Talend
10 4 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.33%) VMware
11 3 (1.00%) Facebook
11 3 (1.00%) GoldenSource
11 3 (1.00%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (1.00%) Platfora
12 2 (0.66%) Teradata
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