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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 54 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 55 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.14% 0.18% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.93% 0.74% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 55 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
461 271 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.69% 24.77% 34.74%
Number of salaries quoted 428 252 348
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +39 54 £42,500 +3.03% 2
North Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 57 (83.82%) Marketing
2 56 (82.35%) Advertising
2 56 (82.35%) E-Commerce
2 56 (82.35%) Mobile Marketing
3 55 (80.88%) PaaS
4 46 (67.65%) Data Mining
5 30 (44.12%) Linux
6 24 (35.29%) Java
7 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
8 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
9 18 (26.47%) HTML
9 18 (26.47%) Web Services
10 17 (25.00%) UNIX
10 17 (25.00%) SQL
10 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
11 15 (22.06%) MySQL
11 15 (22.06%) C
12 14 (20.59%) Apache
13 13 (19.12%) CSS
13 13 (19.12%) HTTP
13 13 (19.12%) HTML5
14 12 (17.65%) Internet
15 11 (16.18%) IBM
15 11 (16.18%) C++
15 11 (16.18%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
16 10 (14.71%) XML
16 10 (14.71%) Python
16 10 (14.71%) ETL

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (20.59%) Apache
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 55 (80.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (19.12%) HTTP
3 12 (17.65%) Internet
4 6 (8.82%) IPv4
4 6 (8.82%) IPv6
4 6 (8.82%) MPLS
4 6 (8.82%) BGP
4 6 (8.82%) VPLS
5 5 (7.35%) NAS
5 5 (7.35%) SAN
6 4 (5.88%) SSL
7 3 (4.41%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (4.41%) DNS
7 3 (4.41%) Kerberos
8 2 (2.94%) VPN
8 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
9 1 (1.47%) tcpdump
9 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (67.65%) Data Mining
2 15 (22.06%) MySQL
3 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.35%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.35%) Informix
5 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.47%) OLTP
8 1 (1.47%) MS Access
8 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Subversion
1 2 (2.94%) GCC
1 2 (2.94%) GDB
1 2 (2.94%) Automake
2 1 (1.47%) Zephyr
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
2 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
General
1 57 (83.82%) Marketing
2 56 (82.35%) Advertising
3 5 (7.35%) Finance
4 4 (5.88%) Automotive
5 3 (4.41%) Games
6 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Developer
2 19 (27.94%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (14.71%) Administrator
4 9 (13.24%) Analyst
5 6 (8.82%) Network Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.35%) UI Developer
6 5 (7.35%) UI Programmer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Business Systems Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Systems Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.41%) UX Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Database Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (26.47%) HTML
1 18 (26.47%) Web Services
2 13 (19.12%) CSS
2 13 (19.12%) HTML5
3 10 (14.71%) XML
4 7 (10.29%) REST
4 7 (10.29%) SOAP
5 6 (8.82%) POSIX
5 6 (8.82%) Pthreads
6 5 (7.35%) CSS3
7 2 (2.94%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (2.94%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) RESTful
8 1 (1.47%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.47%) Backbone.js
8 1 (1.47%) Spring
8 1 (1.47%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) Visualisation
4 4 (5.88%) Fixed Income
4 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.41%) User Experience
5 3 (4.41%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.94%) Statistics
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Linux
2 17 (25.00%) UNIX
3 7 (10.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.29%) Windows 8
3 7 (10.29%) Windows
4 3 (4.41%) Android
4 3 (4.41%) CentOS
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) E-Commerce
1 56 (82.35%) Mobile Marketing
2 21 (30.88%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.88%) Software Engineering
3 10 (14.71%) ETL
4 8 (11.76%) Low Latency
5 6 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (8.82%) Network Architecture
5 6 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (7.35%) User Stories
6 5 (7.35%) Test Scripting
6 5 (7.35%) Manual Testing
6 5 (7.35%) Business Development
6 5 (7.35%) Business Analysis
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum
6 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Time Management
8 3 (4.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) Java
2 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 15 (22.06%) C
5 11 (16.18%) C++
6 10 (14.71%) Python
7 8 (11.76%) PHP
8 7 (10.29%) Perl
9 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.47%) Erlang
11 1 (1.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Degree
2 5 (7.35%) CCIE
2 5 (7.35%) ISEB
2 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) MCSE
4 2 (2.94%) MCSA
4 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.94%) RHCE
5 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.35%) Xen
3 3 (4.41%) Squid
4 2 (2.94%) NFS
5 1 (1.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (16.18%) IBM
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) VMware
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.88%) Sencha
5 2 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (1.47%) Zend
6 1 (1.47%) Vertica
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
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