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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 163 199 192
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 76 37 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.26% 0.62% 0.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.76% 2.04% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 54 36 29
Median salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
1598 1814 1873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.50% 30.62% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1319 1555 1586
Median salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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
Warwickshire +27 43 £55,000 +10.00%
Birmingham -5 9 £55,000 +18.91% 2
Worcestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Solihull - 4 £32,500 -
Coventry +5 3 £42,500 -22.72% 3
Staffordshire -3 2 £37,500 -2.59%
Shropshire - 2 £54,500 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 97 (58.43%) Hadoop
2 95 (57.23%) Apache Spark
3 94 (56.63%) Analytics
4 91 (54.82%) Apache Cassandra
5 87 (52.41%) SQL
6 86 (51.81%) Java
7 82 (49.40%) Degree
8 75 (45.18%) Python
9 74 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
10 69 (41.57%) PostgreSQL
11 59 (35.54%) Scala
12 52 (31.33%) TDD
13 50 (30.12%) MySQL
14 48 (28.92%) Hibernate
14 48 (28.92%) Scrum
14 48 (28.92%) Spring
14 48 (28.92%) MongoDB
15 47 (28.31%) NoSQL
15 47 (28.31%) Retail
15 47 (28.31%) SOA
15 47 (28.31%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (27.71%) Oracle
17 45 (27.11%) RESTful
18 44 (26.51%) Apache
19 43 (25.90%) SQL Server
19 43 (25.90%) Predictive Analytics
20 42 (25.30%) Kanban
21 41 (24.70%) GlassFish
21 41 (24.70%) Unit Testing
21 41 (24.70%) Continuous Integration

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 95 (57.23%) Apache Spark
2 44 (26.51%) Apache
3 41 (24.70%) GlassFish
3 41 (24.70%) JBoss
3 41 (24.70%) WildFly
4 34 (20.48%) Apache Pig
5 7 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (3.01%) SAS
7 4 (2.41%) WordPress
8 3 (1.81%) SilverStripe
9 2 (1.20%) Confluence
9 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.60%) CMS
10 1 (0.60%) Documentum
10 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.41%) SSL
2 3 (1.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) SAN
3 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (58.43%) Hadoop
2 91 (54.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 69 (41.57%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (30.12%) MySQL
5 48 (28.92%) MongoDB
6 47 (28.31%) NoSQL
7 43 (25.90%) SQL Server
8 38 (22.89%) Apache Hive
9 34 (20.48%) HBase
10 28 (16.87%) Impala
10 28 (16.87%) Sqoop
11 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (3.01%) QlikView
14 4 (2.41%) IBM InfoSphere
15 2 (1.20%) Apache Accumulo
15 2 (1.20%) Neo4j
15 2 (1.20%) OLAP
15 2 (1.20%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 41 (24.70%) Hudson
1 41 (24.70%) JBehave
1 41 (24.70%) Jenkins
1 41 (24.70%) JUnit
2 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 47 (28.31%) Retail
2 27 (16.27%) Marketing
3 16 (9.64%) Finance
4 6 (3.61%) Banking
4 6 (3.61%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Advertising
6 1 (0.60%) French Language
6 1 (0.60%) German Language
6 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.60%) Russian Language
6 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 76 (45.78%) Developer
2 48 (28.92%) Java Developer
2 48 (28.92%) Senior Developer
3 41 (24.70%) Senior Java Developer
4 33 (19.88%) Administrator
5 28 (16.87%) Hadoop Administrator
6 19 (11.45%) Data Scientist
6 19 (11.45%) Senior Data Scientist
7 17 (10.24%) Architect
8 10 (6.02%) .NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.42%) PHP Developer
9 9 (5.42%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.82%) PHP Web Developer
10 8 (4.82%) Web Developer
11 7 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.92%) Hibernate
1 48 (28.92%) Spring
2 45 (27.11%) RESTful
3 41 (24.70%) HornetQ
3 41 (24.70%) Java EE
3 41 (24.70%) JAX-RS
3 41 (24.70%) JMS
3 41 (24.70%) JPA
3 41 (24.70%) RESTEasy
4 28 (16.87%) LAPP Stack
5 21 (12.65%) HTML
6 19 (11.45%) CSS
7 16 (9.64%) .NET
8 11 (6.63%) CSS3
8 11 (6.63%) HTML5
9 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET
9 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.82%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.22%) J2EE
11 7 (4.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 41 (24.70%) Artificial Intelligence
1 41 (24.70%) Mathematics
1 41 (24.70%) Mobile App
2 19 (11.45%) Algorithms
3 13 (7.83%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.23%) Statistics
5 11 (6.63%) Smart Meter
6 10 (6.02%) Social Media
7 9 (5.42%) Management Information System
8 8 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (4.82%) Digital Media
9 6 (3.61%) User Experience
9 6 (3.61%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.41%) PKI
11 3 (1.81%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.20%) Data Conversion
12 2 (1.20%) Internet of Things
12 2 (1.20%) VHDL
13 1 (0.60%) BYOD
13 1 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.70%) Android
1 41 (24.70%) Apple iOS
2 38 (22.89%) Linux
3 5 (3.01%) Windows
4 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.20%) Unix
5 1 (0.60%) Solaris
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (56.63%) Analytics
2 74 (44.58%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (31.33%) TDD
4 48 (28.92%) Scrum
5 47 (28.31%) Business Intelligence
5 47 (28.31%) SOA
6 43 (25.90%) Predictive Analytics
7 42 (25.30%) Kanban
8 41 (24.70%) Continuous Integration
8 41 (24.70%) Dependency Injection
8 41 (24.70%) DSDM
8 41 (24.70%) Functional Testing
8 41 (24.70%) Software Delivery
8 41 (24.70%) Software Engineering
8 41 (24.70%) Unit Testing
9 37 (22.29%) Data Management
9 37 (22.29%) Open Source
10 30 (18.07%) ETL
11 29 (17.47%) MapReduce
12 28 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 87 (52.41%) SQL
2 86 (51.81%) Java
3 75 (45.18%) Python
4 59 (35.54%) Scala
5 41 (24.70%) Clojure
6 28 (16.87%) JavaScript
6 28 (16.87%) Shell Script
7 19 (11.45%) R
8 10 (6.02%) C#
9 9 (5.42%) PHP
10 5 (3.01%) MATLAB
11 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.81%) C++
12 3 (1.81%) Perl
13 2 (1.20%) C
13 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (49.40%) Degree
2 12 (7.23%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 9 (5.42%) PhD
4 6 (3.61%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.01%) CISA
5 5 (3.01%) CISM
5 5 (3.01%) CISSP
6 2 (1.20%) VCAP
6 2 (1.20%) VCDX
6 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.60%) CGEIT
7 1 (0.60%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) GPG13
1 4 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.20%) SLA
3 1 (0.60%) Basel II
System Software
1 33 (19.88%) Apache Flume
2 28 (16.87%) HDFS
3 7 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.22%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (16.87%) Hadoop YARN
1 28 (16.87%) Oozie
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.60%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Terraform
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Oracle
2 41 (24.70%) Facebook
2 41 (24.70%) Twitter
3 37 (22.29%) Cloudera
4 33 (19.88%) Hortonworks
4 33 (19.88%) MapR
5 17 (10.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.01%) Apple
6 5 (3.01%) Tableau
7 3 (1.81%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix
8 2 (1.20%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.20%) SAP
8 2 (1.20%) VMware
9 1 (0.60%) Ariba
9 1 (0.60%) BMC
9 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.60%) Netezza
9 1 (0.60%) Pega
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