The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 137 151 185
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +34
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 101 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.84% 1.21% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.60% 4.06% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 48
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.09%
Big Data
England

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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1531 1528 2001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.93% 29.81% 34.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1317 1766
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Big Data
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Big Data Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Big Data
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +23 55 £65,000 +30.00% 3
Warwickshire +4 29 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Solihull -2 11 £40,000 -
West Bromwich - 2 £40,000 -
Coventry 0 1 £50,000 -39.39%
Worcestershire -4 1 £87,500 +173.43%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (45.00%) Java
3 53 (37.86%) Hadoop
4 51 (36.43%) Finance
5 49 (35.00%) Apache Spark
6 48 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (30.00%) Apache
8 41 (29.29%) AngularJS
9 40 (28.57%) HTML
10 38 (27.14%) SQL
11 33 (23.57%) J2EE
11 33 (23.57%) Banking
12 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 30 (21.43%) Analytics
13 28 (20.00%) Fintech
14 27 (19.29%) Linux
14 27 (19.29%) .NET
15 25 (17.86%) Web Development
16 24 (17.14%) Python
16 24 (17.14%) HTML5
17 22 (15.71%) Apache Hive
17 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
17 22 (15.71%) Degree
18 21 (15.00%) Data Management
18 21 (15.00%) Microsoft
19 20 (14.29%) MVC
19 20 (14.29%) Software Engineering
20 19 (13.57%) Apache Pig
21 18 (12.86%) Open Source
22 17 (12.14%) MS Excel

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 49 (35.00%) Apache Spark
2 42 (30.00%) Apache
3 19 (13.57%) Apache Pig
4 7 (5.00%) SAS
5 5 (3.57%) CMS
5 5 (3.57%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.14%) MS Exchange
7 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.43%) SilverStripe
8 2 (1.43%) WildFly
8 2 (1.43%) WordPress
9 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.71%) Documentum
9 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (12.14%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Sage 200
1 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.43%) Magento
3 1 (0.71%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.86%) SaaS
2 9 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.43%) Kerberos
2 4 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) FTP
3 1 (0.71%) HTTP
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.71%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.86%) Hadoop
2 22 (15.71%) Apache Hive
2 22 (15.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 9 (6.43%) MySQL
7 7 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (5.00%) HBase
7 7 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 7 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.29%) Impala
8 6 (4.29%) RDBMS
9 5 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (3.57%) Sqoop
10 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (2.86%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.29%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (2.86%) Selenium
6 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.71%) JUnit
7 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.71%) TestNG
General
1 51 (36.43%) Finance
2 33 (23.57%) Banking
3 15 (10.71%) Marketing
3 15 (10.71%) Retail
4 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.29%) Automotive
5 6 (4.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.57%) Games
7 1 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 54 (38.57%) Developer
2 21 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.86%) Architect
4 16 (11.43%) Administrator
5 14 (10.00%) Hadoop Administrator
6 13 (9.29%) Web Developer
7 11 (7.86%) Angular Developer
8 10 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (6.43%) .NET Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Analyst
9 9 (6.43%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.43%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.71%) HTML Developer
10 8 (5.71%) Security Specialist
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 8 (5.71%) Senior Security Specialist
10 8 (5.71%) SIEM Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (29.29%) AngularJS
2 40 (28.57%) HTML
3 33 (23.57%) J2EE
4 27 (19.29%) .NET
5 24 (17.14%) HTML5
6 16 (11.43%) ASP.NET
6 16 (11.43%) CSS
7 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (8.57%) Angular 2
8 12 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (8.57%) Node.js
9 11 (7.86%) .NET Framework
9 11 (7.86%) Entity Framework
10 10 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 10 (7.14%) jQuery
10 10 (7.14%) Spring
11 9 (6.43%) LESS
11 9 (6.43%) Sass
11 9 (6.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (20.00%) Fintech
2 17 (12.14%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.14%) Algorithms
5 9 (6.43%) Credit Risk
6 8 (5.71%) PKI
7 6 (4.29%) Social Media
8 3 (2.14%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.14%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.43%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.43%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.71%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.71%) Economics
10 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.71%) Informatics
10 1 (0.71%) Replication
10 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.29%) Linux
2 4 (2.86%) Windows
3 2 (1.43%) Unix
4 1 (0.71%) Solaris
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (47.14%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (21.43%) Analytics
4 25 (17.86%) Web Development
5 21 (15.00%) Data Management
6 20 (14.29%) MVC
6 20 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 18 (12.86%) Open Source
8 15 (10.71%) TDD
9 13 (9.29%) ITIL
10 12 (8.57%) OOP
11 11 (7.86%) Presales
11 11 (7.86%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (7.14%) Pair Programming
12 10 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
12 10 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (7.14%) SOLID
13 9 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
13 9 (6.43%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.00%) Java
2 38 (27.14%) SQL
3 30 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 24 (17.14%) Python
5 16 (11.43%) C#
5 16 (11.43%) R
6 11 (7.86%) TypeScript
7 7 (5.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.86%) Scala
10 3 (2.14%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.14%) PHP
10 3 (2.14%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.43%) C
12 1 (0.71%) ABAP
12 1 (0.71%) C++
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (15.71%) Degree
2 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.71%) CISA
4 8 (5.71%) CISM
4 8 (5.71%) CISSP
4 8 (5.71%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.43%) PhD
5 2 (1.43%) VCAP
5 2 (1.43%) VCDX
5 2 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CITP
6 1 (0.71%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.71%) GPG13
1 8 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.86%) QA
4 3 (2.14%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (12.14%) HDFS
2 11 (7.86%) Docker
3 6 (4.29%) Apache Flume
4 5 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.57%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (2.14%) UAG
7 2 (1.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.43%) vSphere
7 2 (1.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (10.71%) Hadoop YARN
1 15 (10.71%) Oozie
2 2 (1.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.86%) Tableau
3 10 (7.14%) Cloudera
4 6 (4.29%) Hortonworks
4 6 (4.29%) MapR
4 6 (4.29%) Talend
5 5 (3.57%) Google
5 5 (3.57%) Oracle
5 5 (3.57%) Sage
5 5 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.86%) VMware
7 3 (2.14%) Informatica
8 2 (1.43%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.43%) Apple
8 2 (1.43%) Citrix
8 2 (1.43%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.43%) EMC
8 2 (1.43%) Symantec
9 1 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.71%) Vertica
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good bonus and benefits package
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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First Utility
Salary: From £48,000 to £52,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £110000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
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