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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 75 102 90
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 34 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.45% 0.52% 0.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.74% 2.02% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
389 346 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 28.09% 25.72% 27.79%
Number of salaries quoted 325 322 311
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,950 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +15 28 £40,000 +14.28% 1
North Wales - 6 £27,000 - 1
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (72.15%) Advertising
2 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (67.09%) E-Commerce
2 53 (67.09%) PaaS
3 48 (60.76%) Mobile Marketing
3 48 (60.76%) Data Mining
3 48 (60.76%) Marketing
4 38 (48.10%) Java
5 37 (46.84%) Telecoms
6 29 (36.71%) Linux
7 28 (35.44%) Scrum
8 23 (29.11%) C++
9 20 (25.32%) Python
10 18 (22.78%) Ruby
11 16 (20.25%) PHP
11 16 (20.25%) SQL
12 15 (18.99%) Perl
13 14 (17.72%) Product Management
14 13 (16.46%) C
14 13 (16.46%) ITIL
14 13 (16.46%) ETL
15 12 (15.19%) Line Management
16 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
16 11 (13.92%) Web Services
17 10 (12.66%) Apache
17 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
17 10 (12.66%) VoltDB
17 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
17 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
18 9 (11.39%) Windows

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (12.66%) Apache
2 6 (7.59%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.33%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.33%) Jetty
3 5 (6.33%) nginx
3 5 (6.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 53 (67.09%) PaaS
2 5 (6.33%) Route 53
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.33%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) DHCP
1 5 (6.33%) HTTP
1 5 (6.33%) DNS
1 5 (6.33%) Firewall
1 5 (6.33%) Network Security
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (60.76%) Data Mining
2 10 (12.66%) NoSQL
2 10 (12.66%) VoltDB
3 6 (7.59%) Amazon Redshift
3 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.80%) MySQL
5 3 (3.80%) HPCC
6 2 (2.53%) MS Access
7 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) JUnit
2 6 (7.59%) Selenium
2 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.33%) Maven
3 5 (6.33%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.33%) Hudson
4 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
General
1 57 (72.15%) Advertising
2 48 (60.76%) Marketing
3 37 (46.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.06%) Finance
5 2 (2.53%) Automotive
5 2 (2.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (37.97%) Developer
2 14 (17.72%) Product Manager
3 10 (12.66%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Software Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Database Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Programme Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Operations Manager
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) AWS Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Technical Product Manager
9 4 (5.06%) IT Operations Manager
10 3 (3.80%) ScrumMaster
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Architect
10 3 (3.80%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.92%) Web Services
2 5 (6.33%) Servlets
3 3 (3.80%) Zend Framework
3 3 (3.80%) HTML
3 3 (3.80%) J2EE
3 3 (3.80%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (2.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.33%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.33%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.53%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.71%) Linux
2 9 (11.39%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) UNIX
4 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.33%) CentOS
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) E-Commerce
1 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (60.76%) Mobile Marketing
3 28 (35.44%) Scrum
4 14 (17.72%) Product Management
5 13 (16.46%) ETL
5 13 (16.46%) ITIL
6 12 (15.19%) Line Management
7 8 (10.13%) SDLC
7 8 (10.13%) Manual Testing
7 8 (10.13%) Automated Testing
8 7 (8.86%) Operations Management
8 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.86%) Migration
9 6 (7.59%) TDD
9 6 (7.59%) OOP
9 6 (7.59%) BDD
9 6 (7.59%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.10%) Java
2 23 (29.11%) C++
3 20 (25.32%) Python
4 18 (22.78%) Ruby
5 16 (20.25%) PHP
5 16 (20.25%) SQL
6 15 (18.99%) Perl
7 13 (16.46%) C
8 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
9 9 (11.39%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.86%) Bash Shell
11 6 (7.59%) C#
12 2 (2.53%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 2 (2.53%) ISEB
2 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.33%) Puppet
1 5 (6.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Red Hat
2 6 (7.59%) TOWER Software
3 5 (6.33%) RightScale
4 3 (3.80%) Zend
4 3 (3.80%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.53%) SAP
6 1 (1.27%) Trillium
6 1 (1.27%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.27%) Teradata
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