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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 62 82 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 45 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.26% 0.20% 2.69%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.72% 0.82% 8.22%
Number of salaries quoted 44 2 10
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +60.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £40,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,700 £42,250 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
463 245 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.55% 24.52% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 415 223 326
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +21 44 £47,500 +15.15% 1
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 66 (83.54%) Advertising
1 66 (83.54%) Marketing
2 65 (82.28%) Mobile Marketing
2 65 (82.28%) E-Commerce
3 64 (81.01%) PaaS
4 55 (69.62%) Data Mining
5 36 (45.57%) Linux
6 25 (31.65%) Java
6 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
8 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
8 20 (25.32%) SQL
9 19 (24.05%) HTML
9 19 (24.05%) Web Services
10 18 (22.78%) Apache
10 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
11 17 (21.52%) UNIX
12 16 (20.25%) MySQL
12 16 (20.25%) C
13 14 (17.72%) CSS
14 13 (16.46%) C++
14 13 (16.46%) Windows
14 13 (16.46%) HTTP
14 13 (16.46%) ETL
14 13 (16.46%) HTML5
15 12 (15.19%) Degree
15 12 (15.19%) Internet
16 11 (13.92%) IBM
17 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
17 10 (12.66%) Python

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (22.78%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.59%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 64 (81.01%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
2 13 (16.46%) HTTP
3 12 (15.19%) Internet
4 6 (7.59%) MPLS
4 6 (7.59%) IPv4
4 6 (7.59%) IPv6
4 6 (7.59%) BGP
4 6 (7.59%) VPLS
5 5 (6.33%) NAS
5 5 (6.33%) SAN
6 4 (5.06%) SSL
7 3 (3.80%) DNS
7 3 (3.80%) Kerberos
7 3 (3.80%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.53%) VPN
9 1 (1.27%) SNMP
9 1 (1.27%) LAN
9 1 (1.27%) WAN
9 1 (1.27%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (69.62%) Data Mining
2 16 (20.25%) MySQL
3 10 (12.66%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.33%) Informix
4 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (2.53%) VoltDB
8 1 (1.27%) HPCC
8 1 (1.27%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.27%) OLTP
8 1 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.27%) MS Access
8 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) GCC
1 2 (2.53%) GDB
1 2 (2.53%) Automake
1 2 (2.53%) Subversion
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.27%) Zephyr
General
1 66 (83.54%) Advertising
1 66 (83.54%) Marketing
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 4 (5.06%) Automotive
4 3 (3.80%) Games
5 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (27.85%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
3 11 (13.92%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (13.92%) Administrator
4 9 (11.39%) Analyst
5 6 (7.59%) Network Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Business Analyst
6 5 (6.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) UI Developer
6 5 (6.33%) UI Programmer
7 4 (5.06%) Operations Manager
7 4 (5.06%) Test Analyst
8 3 (3.80%) Database Developer
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (3.80%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.05%) HTML
1 19 (24.05%) Web Services
2 14 (17.72%) CSS
3 13 (16.46%) HTML5
4 10 (12.66%) XML
5 7 (8.86%) SOAP
5 7 (8.86%) REST
6 6 (7.59%) POSIX
6 6 (7.59%) Pthreads
7 5 (6.33%) CSS3
8 2 (2.53%) jQuery
8 2 (2.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.27%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.27%) Ember.js
9 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.27%) RESTful
9 1 (1.27%) Zend Framework
9 1 (1.27%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
1 8 (10.13%) Algorithms
2 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.06%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.06%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.53%) Statistics
6 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Open Source
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (45.57%) Linux
2 17 (21.52%) UNIX
3 13 (16.46%) Windows
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
4 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
5 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.80%) Android
6 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.80%) CentOS
7 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (82.28%) E-Commerce
1 65 (82.28%) Mobile Marketing
2 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (26.58%) Software Engineering
4 13 (16.46%) ETL
5 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 8 (10.13%) Low Latency
7 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (8.86%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (7.59%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (7.59%) Network Architecture
9 5 (6.33%) User Stories
9 5 (6.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.33%) Business Development
9 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
9 5 (6.33%) Manual Testing
9 5 (6.33%) ITIL
10 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (5.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (31.65%) Java
2 20 (25.32%) JavaScript
2 20 (25.32%) SQL
3 16 (20.25%) C
4 13 (16.46%) C++
5 10 (12.66%) Python
6 8 (10.13%) PHP
7 7 (8.86%) Perl
8 4 (5.06%) Shell Script
8 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.27%) Ruby
9 1 (1.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) CCIE
2 5 (6.33%) ISEB
2 5 (6.33%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.80%) CCNP
3 3 (3.80%) VCP4
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) MCSA
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) RHCE
5 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.33%) Xen
2 5 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Squid
4 2 (2.53%) NFS
5 1 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) IBM
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.33%) Cisco
5 4 (5.06%) Sencha
6 2 (2.53%) Zend
6 2 (2.53%) EMC
7 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.27%) Teradata
7 1 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (1.27%) Trillium
7 1 (1.27%) Vertica
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago