The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 73 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.08% 0.62% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.63% 2.49% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -61.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
380 321 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.24% 24.83% 29.00%
Number of salaries quoted 328 298 339
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Big Data
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Wales

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Wales

Big Data
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
South Wales +5 22 £37,500 +7.14% 2
North Wales - 7 £27,000 -
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (69.57%) Advertising
3 44 (63.77%) E-Commerce
3 44 (63.77%) PaaS
4 39 (56.52%) Mobile Marketing
4 39 (56.52%) Marketing
4 39 (56.52%) Data Mining
5 38 (55.07%) Java
6 35 (50.72%) Telecoms
7 27 (39.13%) Scrum
8 22 (31.88%) C++
8 22 (31.88%) Python
9 21 (30.43%) Linux
10 19 (27.54%) Ruby
11 16 (23.19%) PHP
12 14 (20.29%) Perl
13 12 (17.39%) SQL
13 12 (17.39%) C
13 12 (17.39%) Product Management
14 10 (14.49%) Web Services
14 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
14 10 (14.49%) ETL
15 9 (13.04%) QA
16 8 (11.59%) TDD
16 8 (11.59%) Automated Testing
16 8 (11.59%) Manual Testing
16 8 (11.59%) BDD
16 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
16 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
16 8 (11.59%) Node.js

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.59%) Node.js
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.25%) Jetty
3 5 (7.25%) nginx
3 5 (7.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 44 (63.77%) PaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Route 53
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) DHCP
1 5 (7.25%) HTTP
1 5 (7.25%) DNS
1 5 (7.25%) Firewall
1 5 (7.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (56.52%) Data Mining
2 8 (11.59%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.59%) NoSQL
2 8 (11.59%) VoltDB
2 8 (11.59%) Amazon Redshift
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 2 (2.90%) MS Access
4 2 (2.90%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JUnit
2 6 (8.70%) Selenium
3 5 (7.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.25%) Hudson
3 5 (7.25%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.25%) Maven
4 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
General
1 48 (69.57%) Advertising
2 39 (56.52%) Marketing
3 35 (50.72%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.80%) Finance
5 2 (2.90%) Automotive
5 2 (2.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (43.48%) Developer
2 12 (17.39%) Product Manager
3 11 (15.94%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Database Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Architect
7 5 (7.25%) Programme Manager
7 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Technical Product Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Architect
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Architect
9 3 (4.35%) AWS Developer
9 3 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Software Architect
10 2 (2.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.49%) Web Services
2 5 (7.25%) Servlets
3 3 (4.35%) J2EE
4 2 (2.90%) CSS
4 2 (2.90%) HTML
4 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.90%) Spring
4 2 (2.90%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Digital Media
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.90%) Statistics
4 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) CentOS
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (63.77%) E-Commerce
3 39 (56.52%) Mobile Marketing
4 27 (39.13%) Scrum
5 12 (17.39%) Product Management
6 10 (14.49%) ETL
7 8 (11.59%) TDD
7 8 (11.59%) Automated Testing
7 8 (11.59%) ITIL
7 8 (11.59%) OOP
7 8 (11.59%) BDD
7 8 (11.59%) Manual Testing
7 8 (11.59%) Line Management
8 6 (8.70%) SDLC
8 6 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 5 (7.25%) Open Source
9 5 (7.25%) JVM Tuning
9 5 (7.25%) DevOps
9 5 (7.25%) Business Development
9 5 (7.25%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (55.07%) Java
2 22 (31.88%) C++
2 22 (31.88%) Python
3 19 (27.54%) Ruby
4 16 (23.19%) PHP
5 14 (20.29%) Perl
6 12 (17.39%) SQL
6 12 (17.39%) C
7 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.59%) C#
8 8 (11.59%) Shell Script
9 6 (8.70%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) ISEB
1 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Puppet
1 5 (7.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) Red Hat
1 8 (11.59%) TOWER Software
2 5 (7.25%) RightScale
3 2 (2.90%) Zend
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
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