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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 187 176 187
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 29 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.49% 0.34%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.63% 1.46% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27 23 16
Average salary £51,500 £60,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.16% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.82%
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
1774 1647 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.13% 33.94% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1405 1603
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Warwickshire -8 12 £53,750 -15.68%
Coventry -5 6 £35,000 -48.14%
Staffordshire +7 5 £49,250 -1.50%
Birmingham -11 3 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £40,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 61 (61.62%) SQL
2 41 (41.41%) Oracle
3 40 (40.40%) HTML
4 36 (36.36%) Java
5 35 (35.35%) Web Services
5 35 (35.35%) Linux
6 28 (28.28%) J2EE
6 28 (28.28%) DB2
7 27 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 27 (27.27%) RESTful
8 26 (26.26%) Python
9 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (25.25%) REST
10 24 (24.24%) Perl
10 24 (24.24%) Apache
10 24 (24.24%) XHTML
11 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
13 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 17 (17.17%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (15.15%) C#
16 15 (15.15%) .NET
16 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
17 14 (14.14%) R
18 13 (13.13%) Statistical Analysis
18 13 (13.13%) Analytics
19 12 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
19 12 (12.12%) Business Development
19 12 (12.12%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (24.24%) Apache
2 7 (7.07%) Apache Pig
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.03%) JBoss
4 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.02%) SAS
5 2 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.01%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.03%) Line 500
2 1 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.01%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.28%) DB2
2 25 (25.25%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (21.21%) SQL Server
4 17 (17.17%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 9 (9.09%) Apache Hive
6 9 (9.09%) QlikView
7 8 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (7.07%) MarkLogic
9 5 (5.05%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (4.04%) OLAP
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (4.04%) OLTP
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (4.04%) Oracle Database
11 3 (3.03%) NoSQL
11 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
2 4 (4.04%) Toad
2 4 (4.04%) Mercurial
3 3 (3.03%) LLBLGen Pro
3 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.03%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (3.03%) Maven
3 3 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.01%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.01%) Hudson
General
1 10 (10.10%) Marketing
2 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.04%) Finance
3 4 (4.04%) Publishing
4 2 (2.02%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Electronics
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Games
5 1 (1.01%) Billing
5 1 (1.01%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Developer
2 26 (26.26%) Software Engineer
3 25 (25.25%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (15.15%) Consultant
5 12 (12.12%) Data Scientist
6 10 (10.10%) Architect
6 10 (10.10%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.08%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (7.07%) Big Data Consultant
8 7 (7.07%) Data Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) Analyst
10 5 (5.05%) Junior
10 5 (5.05%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Administrator
10 5 (5.05%) DBA
10 5 (5.05%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Junior Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Junior .NET Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (40.40%) HTML
2 35 (35.35%) Web Services
3 28 (28.28%) J2EE
4 27 (27.27%) RESTful
5 25 (25.25%) REST
6 24 (24.24%) XHTML
7 15 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 15 (15.15%) .NET
8 12 (12.12%) jQuery
9 11 (11.11%) XML
9 11 (11.11%) CSS
10 10 (10.10%) .NET Framework
10 10 (10.10%) Ajax
11 8 (8.08%) Java EE
12 5 (5.05%) Spring
13 4 (4.04%) Oracle Streams
13 4 (4.04%) JSP
14 3 (3.03%) WinForms
14 3 (3.03%) JSON
14 3 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Artificial Intelligence
1 12 (12.12%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.07%) Visualisation
3 6 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 6 (6.06%) Statistics
3 6 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.04%) Replication
5 3 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.02%) User Experience
6 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.02%) Open Source
6 2 (2.02%) Social Media
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.01%) CESG
7 1 (1.01%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.01%) DTV
7 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (35.35%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) UNIX
3 9 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 22 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (13.13%) Statistical Analysis
4 13 (13.13%) Analytics
5 12 (12.12%) Business Development
6 11 (11.11%) Project Management
6 11 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.10%) ETL
8 9 (9.09%) Data Architecture
9 8 (8.08%) Data Analysis
9 8 (8.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (7.07%) TOGAF
10 7 (7.07%) Predictive Analytics
10 7 (7.07%) Use Case
10 7 (7.07%) MVC
10 7 (7.07%) MapReduce
10 7 (7.07%) Data Governance
10 7 (7.07%) Bayesian Methods
10 7 (7.07%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 61 (61.62%) SQL
2 36 (36.36%) Java
3 26 (26.26%) Python
4 24 (24.24%) Perl
5 15 (15.15%) C#
6 14 (14.14%) R
7 10 (10.10%) JavaScript
8 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
9 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
10 4 (4.04%) PL/SQL
10 4 (4.04%) VBA
11 3 (3.03%) VB6
11 3 (3.03%) VB
11 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.01%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.06%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) HDFS
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (4.04%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (4.04%) Data Guard
2 3 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.02%) Ansible
3 2 (2.02%) Puppet
Vendors
1 41 (41.41%) Oracle
2 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (7.07%) HP
3 7 (7.07%) Cloudera
4 6 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (5.05%) Vertica
5 5 (5.05%) Teradata
6 4 (4.04%) Netezza
6 4 (4.04%) Greenplum
6 4 (4.04%) SAP
7 3 (3.03%) Sage
7 3 (3.03%) Infragistics
8 2 (2.02%) Cognos
8 2 (2.02%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.02%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.01%) Anaplan
9 1 (1.01%) Talend
9 1 (1.01%) Informatica
9 1 (1.01%) Ab Initio
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £100,000 per annum circa £90k + car + 30% bonus + bene
Posted: 6 days ago