The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 10 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.13% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 0
Average salary £35,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
87 47 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 35.95% 46.08% 42.99%
Number of salaries quoted 80 44 40
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,031 £27,100 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Big Data
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the Wakefield region.

Big Data Salary Trend in Wakefield

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data.

1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) Data Management
1 10 (100.00%) PHP5
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) jQuery
5 5 (50.00%) Linux
5 5 (50.00%) MVC
5 5 (50.00%) Marketing
5 5 (50.00%) Social Media
6 4 (40.00%) OO
6 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (30.00%) Docker
7 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 3 (30.00%) Social Network
7 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
7 3 (30.00%) LXC
8 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (20.00%) SOAP
8 2 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Big Data also 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 that cited Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
2 8 (80.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (20.00%) SOAP
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) OO PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Email Marketing
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) Online Marketing
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (10.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) PHP
1 10 (100.00%) PHP5
2 7 (70.00%) Perl
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
1 3 (30.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (10.00%) logstash
1 1 (10.00%) Salt