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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data Developer
Rank 876 815 862
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 20 56 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.052% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.055% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 17 53 24
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £62,500 -
% change year-on-year
-26.00% -

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
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 October 2014 within the UK.

Big Data Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Big Data Developer
Top 12 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 October 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 -50 20 £65,000 +4.00% 6
London -42 16 £72,500 +16.00% 4
City of London +15 3 £72,500 - 1
South East -19 2 £53,750 -14.00% 2
East Midlands +7 1 £42,500 -43.33%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £67,500 +8.00% 2
Surrey - 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -

Big Data Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 41 (100.00%) Big Data
2 39 (95.12%) Hadoop
3 32 (78.05%) Java
4 19 (46.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (41.46%) HBase
5 17 (41.46%) Analytics
6 16 (39.02%) Apache Hive
7 15 (36.59%) Python
7 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (34.15%) R
9 13 (31.71%) MapReduce
9 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
9 13 (31.71%) Apache Pig
9 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
10 12 (29.27%) Algorithms
11 11 (26.83%) HDFS
11 11 (26.83%) SQL
11 11 (26.83%) Degree
12 10 (24.39%) C++
12 10 (24.39%) UNIX
13 9 (21.95%) Apache
13 9 (21.95%) ETL
13 9 (21.95%) Scrum
13 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
13 9 (21.95%) Scala
13 9 (21.95%) Impala
14 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (19.51%) Mahout
14 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
14 8 (19.51%) JSON

Big Data Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 13 (31.71%) Apache Pig
2 9 (21.95%) Apache
3 2 (4.88%) SAS
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon EMR
2 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) Big Data
2 39 (95.12%) Hadoop
3 19 (46.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (41.46%) HBase
5 16 (39.02%) Apache Hive
6 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
7 9 (21.95%) Impala
8 8 (19.51%) Mahout
9 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (14.63%) MongoDB
11 5 (12.20%) Pentaho
12 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
13 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
13 3 (7.32%) Data Mining
14 2 (4.88%) Neo4j
14 2 (4.88%) MySQL
14 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
15 1 (2.44%) OLTP
15 1 (2.44%) OLAP
15 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Publishing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) JSON
1 8 (19.51%) JDBC
1 8 (19.51%) SOAP
1 8 (19.51%) XML
1 8 (19.51%) ODBC
2 7 (17.07%) REST
3 5 (12.20%) HTML
3 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) Kafka
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Avro
5 2 (4.88%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) .NET
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) CSS
6 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.44%) JSF
6 1 (2.44%) Dojo
6 1 (2.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Computer Science
2 12 (29.27%) Algorithms
3 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.51%) Data Integration
4 7 (17.07%) Data Structures
5 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
5 5 (12.20%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (9.76%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (7.32%) Social Media
8 2 (4.88%) Physics
8 2 (4.88%) Statistics
9 1 (2.44%) GIS
9 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (2.44%) Grid Computing
9 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
9 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
9 1 (2.44%) Online Games
9 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
9 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
9 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) UNIX
2 8 (19.51%) Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Analytics
2 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) MapReduce
4 9 (21.95%) ETL
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
5 8 (19.51%) OO
6 7 (17.07%) TDD
6 7 (17.07%) Predictive Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) Big Data Analytics
7 6 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning
9 3 (7.32%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.32%) Data Transformation
10 2 (4.88%) Data Virtualisation
10 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 15 (36.59%) Python
3 14 (34.15%) R
4 11 (26.83%) SQL
5 10 (24.39%) C++
6 9 (21.95%) Scala
7 8 (19.51%) C#
8 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
9 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.88%) Ruby
11 1 (2.44%) PHP
11 1 (2.44%) Groovy
11 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.44%) F#
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
3 1 (2.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) HDFS
2 4 (9.76%) Apache Flume
3 2 (4.88%) Docker
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Oozie
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Splunk
2 5 (12.20%) Talend
3 4 (9.76%) Cloudera
3 4 (9.76%) Facebook
3 4 (9.76%) Google
4 3 (7.32%) Informatica
4 3 (7.32%) Ab Initio
5 2 (4.88%) Teradata
6 1 (2.44%) HP
6 1 (2.44%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.44%) Vertica
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