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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 661 809 670
Rank change year-on-year
+148 -139
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 290 164 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 257 154 331
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.63% -5.00%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median 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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +134 282 £60,000 - 33
London +70 204 £65,000 +8.33% 22
South East +41 34 £42,500 -29.16% 6
East of England - 26 £60,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 25 £60,000 - 2
City of London +51 24 £75,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire +1 14 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Cambridge - 13 £60,000 - 2
Peterborough - 10 £60,000 -
Berkshire +19 9 £40,000 -34.69% 1
North West +33 8 £38,750 -13.88% 1
Reading +29 8 £40,000 -33.33%
Glasgow - 8 - - 1
Scotland - 8 - - 2
Abingdon -18 5 £42,500 +17.24%
Oxford +11 4 £42,500 -19.04%
Manchester +10 4 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Surrey +8 4 £34,000 -35.23% 2
Staines - 4 £34,000 -
Wallingford - 4 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £35,000 -
Kent - 3 £42,500 - 1
South West +11 2 - - 1
Gloucestershire 0 2 - -
West Midlands -22 2 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Worcestershire - 2 £42,500 -
Malvern - 2 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 2 - -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 547 (100.00%) Big Data
2 381 (69.65%) Java
3 371 (67.82%) Hadoop
4 231 (42.23%) Apache Spark
5 219 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
6 185 (33.82%) Scala
7 169 (30.90%) SQL
8 167 (30.53%) Python
9 148 (27.06%) Analytics
10 136 (24.86%) Finance
11 121 (22.12%) Apache Hive
12 117 (21.39%) MongoDB
13 111 (20.29%) NoSQL
14 104 (19.01%) Computer Science
14 104 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
15 100 (18.28%) Linux
16 97 (17.73%) Degree
17 95 (17.37%) TDD
18 93 (17.00%) ETL
19 84 (15.36%) Apache Cassandra
20 83 (15.17%) Software Engineering
21 80 (14.63%) JavaScript
22 70 (12.80%) C++
23 69 (12.61%) SQL Server
24 68 (12.43%) Data Analytics
25 65 (11.88%) AngularJS
25 65 (11.88%) Algorithms
26 64 (11.70%) Open Source
26 64 (11.70%) Oracle
26 64 (11.70%) Spring

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
1 231 (42.23%) Apache Spark
2 61 (11.15%) Elasticsearch
3 40 (7.31%) Node.js
4 39 (7.13%) Apache Pig
5 31 (5.67%) Apache Solr
6 26 (4.75%) SAS
7 25 (4.57%) Apache
8 18 (3.29%) Confluence
9 10 (1.83%) Mule
10 6 (1.10%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (0.55%) JBoss
12 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.55%) WordPress
13 2 (0.37%) IIS
13 2 (0.37%) Jetty
14 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (4.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (1.83%) Odoo
2 9 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.28%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (0.73%) IaaS
5 4 (0.73%) PaaS
6 3 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.55%) GitHub
6 3 (0.55%) SaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.18%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.94%) Internet
2 17 (3.11%) HTTP
3 10 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.10%) AMQP
5 3 (0.55%) IPv4
6 2 (0.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 547 (100.00%) Big Data
2 371 (67.82%) Hadoop
3 121 (22.12%) Apache Hive
4 117 (21.39%) MongoDB
5 111 (20.29%) NoSQL
6 84 (15.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 69 (12.61%) SQL Server
8 52 (9.51%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (9.14%) HBase
10 45 (8.23%) Impala
11 39 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 33 (6.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (4.39%) Data Mining
13 24 (4.39%) MySQL
14 23 (4.20%) Neo4j
14 23 (4.20%) Relational Database
15 22 (4.02%) Riak
16 21 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (3.47%) Spark SQL
18 17 (3.11%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 46 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 31 (5.67%) JIRA
3 27 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.56%) Maven
4 14 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 8 (1.46%) JUnit
6 8 (1.46%) Subversion
7 7 (1.28%) Bugzilla
8 6 (1.10%) Hudson
9 5 (0.91%) Selenium
10 4 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.73%) Trac
11 2 (0.37%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.37%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.37%) TestNG
12 1 (0.18%) ERwin
12 1 (0.18%) PowerDesigner
General
1 136 (24.86%) Finance
2 28 (5.12%) Banking
3 27 (4.94%) Retail
4 25 (4.57%) Games
5 20 (3.66%) Legal
6 15 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.38%) Marketing
8 12 (2.19%) Financial Institution
9 10 (1.83%) Front Office
9 10 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.83%) Law
9 10 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.46%) Electronics
10 8 (1.46%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.10%) Advertising
11 6 (1.10%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Military
12 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (11.88%) AngularJS
2 64 (11.70%) Spring
3 59 (10.79%) Kafka
4 49 (8.96%) HTML
5 43 (7.86%) .NET
5 43 (7.86%) REST
6 37 (6.76%) Web Services
7 36 (6.58%) XML
8 34 (6.22%) JSON
9 32 (5.85%) HTML5
10 30 (5.48%) jQuery
11 26 (4.75%) CSS
12 19 (3.47%) Django
13 17 (3.11%) Akka
14 16 (2.93%) RESTful
15 15 (2.74%) OpenCL
15 15 (2.74%) ZeroMQ
16 13 (2.38%) Hibernate
17 12 (2.19%) Scalatra
18 11 (2.01%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 104 (19.01%) Computer Science
2 65 (11.88%) Algorithms
3 56 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (9.69%) Mathematics
5 43 (7.86%) Visualisation
6 37 (6.76%) Data Structures
7 25 (4.57%) Fintech
8 23 (4.20%) Data Integration
9 15 (2.74%) Internet of Things
9 15 (2.74%) Linked Data
9 15 (2.74%) VHDL
10 12 (2.19%) Physics
11 10 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
11 10 (1.83%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.83%) Semantic Web
11 10 (1.83%) Smart Meter
12 9 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.65%) User Experience
13 7 (1.28%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.28%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 100 (18.28%) Linux
2 45 (8.23%) Windows
3 32 (5.85%) Unix
4 18 (3.29%) Android
5 17 (3.11%) Mac OS X
6 10 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.73%) Windows CE
8 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (40.04%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (27.06%) Analytics
3 104 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (17.37%) TDD
5 93 (17.00%) ETL
6 83 (15.17%) Software Engineering
7 68 (12.43%) Data Analytics
8 64 (11.70%) Open Source
9 57 (10.42%) Multithreading
10 47 (8.59%) OO
11 46 (8.41%) MapReduce
12 43 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (7.50%) Mentoring
14 38 (6.95%) OOP
15 37 (6.76%) E-Commerce
16 35 (6.40%) Big Data Analytics
17 33 (6.03%) Machine Learning
17 33 (6.03%) Scrum
18 31 (5.67%) Data Visualisation
19 26 (4.75%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 381 (69.65%) Java
2 185 (33.82%) Scala
3 169 (30.90%) SQL
4 167 (30.53%) Python
5 80 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 70 (12.80%) C++
7 58 (10.60%) C#
8 26 (4.75%) Ruby
9 25 (4.57%) T-SQL
10 24 (4.39%) C
11 19 (3.47%) Shell Script
12 16 (2.93%) Perl
12 16 (2.93%) R
13 14 (2.56%) Groovy
14 13 (2.38%) SPARQL
15 12 (2.19%) Clojure
16 11 (2.01%) Erlang
17 9 (1.65%) PHP
18 6 (1.10%) Bash Shell
19 5 (0.91%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 97 (17.73%) Degree
2 28 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 23 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.84%) DV Cleared
5 9 (1.65%) PhD
6 1 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.37%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) COBIT
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 42 (7.68%) HDFS
2 34 (6.22%) Docker
3 18 (3.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 7 (1.28%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.55%) KVM
5 3 (0.55%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.18%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 26 (4.75%) Mesos
2 9 (1.65%) Ansible
3 6 (1.10%) Oozie
4 4 (0.73%) Ambari
4 4 (0.73%) yum
5 3 (0.55%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.37%) Puppet
7 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.18%) Kibana
7 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (11.70%) Oracle
2 24 (4.39%) Cloudera
2 24 (4.39%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.84%) IBM
3 21 (3.84%) Informatica
4 19 (3.47%) Hortonworks
5 15 (2.74%) Atlassian
6 13 (2.38%) Tableau
7 9 (1.65%) SAP
8 8 (1.46%) Splunk
9 7 (1.28%) Greenplum
9 7 (1.28%) Netezza
9 7 (1.28%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.10%) Google
10 6 (1.10%) Sybase
11 5 (0.91%) i2
11 5 (0.91%) MapR
12 4 (0.73%) Teradata
13 3 (0.55%) Sony
13 3 (0.55%) VMware
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