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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data Developer
Rank 711 773 732
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 226 202 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 175 180 260
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £82,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%

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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +47 197 £60,000 - 22
London +16 148 £62,500 - 17
Scotland +22 26 £49,500 +19.13%
Glasgow +12 26 £49,500 +28.23%
South East +44 23 £47,500 -13.63% 3
East of England +43 18 £60,000 +41.17%
Cambridgeshire +15 18 £60,000 +41.17%
City of London +30 16 £57,500 -20.68% 4
Cambridge +15 14 £61,250 +44.11%
Oxfordshire -3 10 £60,000 -7.69% 3
Surrey +34 5 £34,000 -35.23%
Oxford - 4 £55,000 - 2
Staines - 4 £34,000 -
North West +19 3 £51,000 +13.33% 2
Hampshire +11 3 - -
Manchester +8 3 £51,000 +16.57% 2
Berkshire +5 3 £67,500 +12.50%
Peterborough - 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +26 2 £48,750 +8.33%
West Yorkshire +25 2 £48,750 +8.33%
Abingdon - 2 £42,500 -
Wallingford - 2 £42,500 -
Newbury - 2 £67,500 -
Milton Keynes +25 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +25 1 - -
Leeds +21 1 £52,500 +16.66%
West Midlands -14 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Malvern - 1 £42,500 -
Bradford - 1 £45,000 -

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 506 (100.00%) Big Data
2 362 (71.54%) Java
3 349 (68.97%) Hadoop
4 234 (46.25%) Apache Spark
5 193 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
6 171 (33.79%) Scala
7 159 (31.42%) SQL
8 147 (29.05%) Analytics
9 145 (28.66%) Python
10 134 (26.48%) Apache Hive
11 116 (22.92%) Finance
12 103 (20.36%) Business Intelligence
12 103 (20.36%) MongoDB
13 100 (19.76%) Computer Science
14 98 (19.37%) NoSQL
15 93 (18.38%) Software Engineering
16 88 (17.39%) ETL
17 87 (17.19%) Degree
18 81 (16.01%) TDD
19 77 (15.22%) Linux
20 76 (15.02%) Apache Cassandra
21 69 (13.64%) Oracle
21 69 (13.64%) Data Analytics
22 67 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
23 66 (13.04%) SQL Server
23 66 (13.04%) Spring
24 63 (12.45%) C++
25 62 (12.25%) JavaScript
25 62 (12.25%) Kafka
25 62 (12.25%) Analytical Skills

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
1 234 (46.25%) Apache Spark
2 62 (12.25%) Elasticsearch
3 44 (8.70%) Apache Pig
4 34 (6.72%) Apache Solr
5 27 (5.34%) Apache
6 21 (4.15%) SAS
7 15 (2.96%) Mule
8 11 (2.17%) Confluence
9 3 (0.59%) IIS
9 3 (0.59%) JBoss
9 3 (0.59%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.40%) Jetty
10 2 (0.40%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (5.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) Mathcad
2 1 (0.20%) MS Office
2 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.99%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 67 (13.24%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.59%) GitHub
7 3 (0.59%) IaaS
7 3 (0.59%) PaaS
8 2 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.55%) Internet
2 12 (2.37%) HTTP
3 5 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.59%) IPv4
5 2 (0.40%) AMQP
5 2 (0.40%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.20%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (100.00%) Big Data
2 349 (68.97%) Hadoop
3 134 (26.48%) Apache Hive
4 103 (20.36%) MongoDB
5 98 (19.37%) NoSQL
6 76 (15.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 66 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 58 (11.46%) Data Warehouse
9 53 (10.47%) HBase
10 48 (9.49%) Impala
11 40 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 28 (5.53%) Relational Database
14 24 (4.74%) IBM InfoSphere
15 21 (4.15%) Data Mining
15 21 (4.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (3.95%) Neo4j
17 19 (3.75%) Riak
18 18 (3.56%) Spark SQL
19 16 (3.16%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 36 (7.11%) Jenkins
2 36 (7.11%) JIRA
3 16 (3.16%) Subversion
4 14 (2.77%) Maven
4 14 (2.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 10 (1.98%) Visual Studio
6 9 (1.78%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (1.38%) Bugzilla
7 7 (1.38%) JUnit
8 6 (1.19%) Hudson
9 4 (0.79%) Selenium
9 4 (0.79%) Trac
10 3 (0.59%) Gradle
10 3 (0.59%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.40%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.40%) Mercurial
11 2 (0.40%) TestNG
12 1 (0.20%) NUnit
General
1 116 (22.92%) Finance
2 36 (7.11%) Games
3 27 (5.34%) Banking
4 20 (3.95%) Retail
5 16 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.96%) Legal
7 14 (2.77%) Marketing
8 13 (2.57%) Financial Institution
8 13 (2.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (2.17%) Investment Banking
10 9 (1.78%) Electronics
10 9 (1.78%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.58%) Advertising
11 8 (1.58%) Law
12 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Military
13 1 (0.20%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.04%) Spring
2 62 (12.25%) Kafka
3 43 (8.50%) AngularJS
4 39 (7.71%) .NET
4 39 (7.71%) HTML
5 37 (7.31%) JSON
6 36 (7.11%) REST
7 35 (6.92%) Node.js
8 34 (6.72%) Web Services
8 34 (6.72%) XML
9 29 (5.73%) HTML5
10 22 (4.35%) RESTful
11 21 (4.15%) Akka
12 20 (3.95%) jQuery
13 17 (3.36%) Hibernate
14 16 (3.16%) CSS
15 13 (2.57%) Apache Camel
16 12 (2.37%) D3.js
16 12 (2.37%) Dropwizard
17 11 (2.17%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 100 (19.76%) Computer Science
2 62 (12.25%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (11.66%) Algorithms
4 52 (10.28%) Mathematics
5 49 (9.68%) Visualisation
6 45 (8.89%) Data Structures
7 25 (4.94%) Data Integration
8 18 (3.56%) Fintech
9 16 (3.16%) Linked Data
10 14 (2.77%) Internet of Things
11 13 (2.57%) User Experience
12 12 (2.37%) Market Risk
13 11 (2.17%) VHDL
14 10 (1.98%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.98%) Physics
15 9 (1.78%) Public Cloud
16 8 (1.58%) Replication
17 7 (1.38%) Applied Mathematics
17 7 (1.38%) Artificial Intelligence
17 7 (1.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 77 (15.22%) Linux
2 39 (7.71%) Windows
3 30 (5.93%) Unix
4 15 (2.96%) Android
5 13 (2.57%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (38.14%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (29.05%) Analytics
3 103 (20.36%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (18.38%) Software Engineering
5 88 (17.39%) ETL
6 81 (16.01%) TDD
7 69 (13.64%) Data Analytics
8 56 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (11.07%) Open Source
9 46 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 42 (8.30%) MapReduce
10 42 (8.30%) OO
11 41 (8.10%) Scrum
12 40 (7.91%) Data Visualisation
13 39 (7.71%) Big Data Analytics
14 34 (6.72%) OOP
15 32 (6.32%) Data Management
15 32 (6.32%) Microservices
16 31 (6.13%) Data Architecture
16 31 (6.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 362 (71.54%) Java
2 171 (33.79%) Scala
3 159 (31.42%) SQL
4 145 (28.66%) Python
5 63 (12.45%) C++
6 62 (12.25%) JavaScript
7 57 (11.26%) C#
8 22 (4.35%) Groovy
9 21 (4.15%) T-SQL
10 19 (3.75%) C
11 17 (3.36%) Shell Script
12 14 (2.77%) Ruby
13 12 (2.37%) Perl
13 12 (2.37%) R
14 10 (1.98%) PHP
15 9 (1.78%) SPARQL
16 7 (1.38%) Clojure
17 6 (1.19%) Bash Shell
17 6 (1.19%) Erlang
18 5 (0.99%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 87 (17.19%) Degree
2 27 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.75%) DV Cleared
3 19 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.40%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) COBIT
System Software
1 39 (7.71%) HDFS
2 31 (6.13%) Docker
3 16 (3.16%) Apache Flume
4 14 (2.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.59%) KVM
5 3 (0.59%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (3.75%) Oozie
2 18 (3.56%) Mesos
3 11 (2.17%) Hadoop YARN
4 8 (1.58%) yum
5 7 (1.38%) Rundeck
6 6 (1.19%) Consul
7 5 (0.99%) Ambari
8 3 (0.59%) Ansible
9 2 (0.40%) MOM
10 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.20%) Kibana
10 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (13.64%) Oracle
2 34 (6.72%) Informatica
3 29 (5.73%) Cloudera
4 27 (5.34%) IBM
5 23 (4.55%) Microsoft
6 16 (3.16%) Tableau
7 13 (2.57%) Hortonworks
7 13 (2.57%) Netezza
8 11 (2.17%) Atlassian
8 11 (2.17%) MicroStrategy
9 10 (1.98%) Google
10 9 (1.78%) SAP
11 8 (1.58%) Greenplum
12 5 (0.99%) i2
12 5 (0.99%) Splunk
13 3 (0.59%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.59%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.59%) Sony
13 3 (0.59%) Sybase
13 3 (0.59%) VMware
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