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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 190 196 193
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 31 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 1.08% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 19
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £39,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £61,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1714 1851 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.68% 33.92% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1583 1461
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
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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
Warwickshire -7 17 £51,250 +20.58% 2
Staffordshire +21 7 £38,500 -45.00%
Birmingham -14 5 £45,000 -21.73% 7
Coventry -8 1 £55,000 +69.23% 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 42 (51.22%) SQL
2 31 (37.80%) Analytics
3 30 (36.59%) R
4 22 (26.83%) Statistical Analysis
4 22 (26.83%) Marketing
5 21 (25.61%) Hadoop
5 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (21.95%) SAS
8 17 (20.73%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
8 17 (20.73%) Data Analysis
9 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (19.51%) MATLAB
10 15 (18.29%) Mathematics
11 14 (17.07%) Statistics
11 14 (17.07%) Degree
11 14 (17.07%) Apache Hive
11 14 (17.07%) Finance
12 13 (15.85%) HTML
12 13 (15.85%) Java
12 13 (15.85%) CSS
12 13 (15.85%) QlikView
13 12 (14.63%) RESTful
13 12 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
14 11 (13.41%) NoSQL
15 10 (12.20%) HTML5
15 10 (12.20%) CSS3
15 10 (12.20%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (21.95%) SAS
2 4 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.66%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.66%) JBoss
3 3 (3.66%) Apache
3 3 (3.66%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) Mule
4 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) SPSS
2 2 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.22%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) Hadoop
2 17 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (17.07%) Apache Hive
4 13 (15.85%) QlikView
5 12 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (13.41%) NoSQL
7 10 (12.20%) MySQL
8 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (7.32%) OLAP
9 6 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
10 4 (4.88%) Impala
10 4 (4.88%) HBase
10 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
11 3 (3.66%) EDRMS
12 2 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) Subversion
1 5 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.44%) JUnit
3 2 (2.44%) PHPUnit
General
1 22 (26.83%) Marketing
2 14 (17.07%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 2 (2.44%) Local Government
4 2 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Automotive
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Developer
2 29 (35.37%) Data Scientist
3 9 (10.98%) Java Developer
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Architect
5 7 (8.54%) Junior
5 7 (8.54%) Consultant
5 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.32%) UI Programmer
6 6 (7.32%) UI Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (7.32%) UX Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Data Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Report Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Graduate
8 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.85%) HTML
1 13 (15.85%) CSS
2 12 (14.63%) RESTful
3 10 (12.20%) HTML5
3 10 (12.20%) CSS3
4 9 (10.98%) JSON
4 9 (10.98%) .NET
4 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
5 8 (9.76%) Web Services
6 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.32%) jQuery
7 6 (7.32%) REST
8 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.10%) Spring
8 5 (6.10%) J2EE
9 4 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (3.66%) JSP
10 3 (3.66%) Django
10 3 (3.66%) LAMP
11 2 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (18.29%) Mathematics
3 14 (17.07%) Statistics
4 10 (12.20%) Computer Science
5 9 (10.98%) Credit Risk
5 9 (10.98%) User Experience
6 8 (9.76%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (8.54%) Visualisation
8 3 (3.66%) Physics
9 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.44%) Social Media
9 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
9 2 (2.44%) BYOD
10 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.22%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.54%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) CentOS
3 2 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Analytics
2 22 (26.83%) Statistical Analysis
3 20 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (20.73%) Data Analysis
5 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.20%) MVC
7 9 (10.98%) Data Analytics
7 9 (10.98%) MapReduce
8 8 (9.76%) Big Data Analytics
8 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.54%) TDD
9 7 (8.54%) Bayesian Methods
9 7 (8.54%) Time Series Analysis
10 6 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (7.32%) Usability Testing
10 6 (7.32%) Information Architecture
10 6 (7.32%) CRM
11 5 (6.10%) SOA
11 5 (6.10%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 42 (51.22%) SQL
2 30 (36.59%) R
3 16 (19.51%) MATLAB
4 13 (15.85%) Java
5 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.20%) Python
7 8 (9.76%) PHP
8 5 (6.10%) T-SQL
9 4 (4.88%) Perl
9 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.66%) C#
11 2 (2.44%) C
11 2 (2.44%) Clojure
12 1 (1.22%) Scala
12 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.44%) CISSP
4 1 (1.22%) MCP
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.88%) Puppet
1 4 (4.88%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) IBM
1 7 (8.54%) Google
2 6 (7.32%) Business Objects
2 6 (7.32%) SAP
3 5 (6.10%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.88%) Cognos
4 4 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.88%) Apple
5 3 (3.66%) Actinic
5 3 (3.66%) hybris
5 3 (3.66%) Venda
5 3 (3.66%) BT
5 3 (3.66%) ATG
5 3 (3.66%) Intershop
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle
5 3 (3.66%) Demandware
6 2 (2.44%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (1.22%) MicroStrategy
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