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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 183 164 178
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 32 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.60% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 1.94% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 15
Average salary £47,500 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.62% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
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
1627 1287 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.39% 30.83% 36.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1444 1071 1505
Average salary £38,000 £37,905 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.25% +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Warwickshire +10 19 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Birmingham -10 9 £37,500 -62.50%
Coventry -18 2 £63,750 +59.37%
Staffordshire -21 1 £20,500 -64.34%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 30 (34.88%) Analytics
3 29 (33.72%) HTML
4 26 (30.23%) Java
5 25 (29.07%) R
6 23 (26.74%) RESTful
7 22 (25.58%) Marketing
7 22 (25.58%) Linux
8 21 (24.42%) Web Services
8 21 (24.42%) Oracle
9 20 (23.26%) Python
9 20 (23.26%) Statistical Analysis
9 20 (23.26%) Software Engineering
10 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
11 18 (20.93%) J2EE
11 18 (20.93%) REST
12 17 (19.77%) Perl
13 16 (18.60%) DB2
14 15 (17.44%) Hadoop
15 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
16 13 (15.12%) XHTML
16 13 (15.12%) Apache
16 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (15.12%) Statistics
16 13 (15.12%) QlikView
17 12 (13.95%) MVC
17 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (13.95%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 13 (15.12%) Apache
2 9 (10.47%) SAS
3 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.65%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.49%) JBoss
4 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.49%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) MS Office
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) SPSS
3 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.49%) Line 500
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.16%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.16%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.49%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.60%) DB2
3 15 (17.44%) Hadoop
4 13 (15.12%) QlikView
4 13 (15.12%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (12.79%) Apache Hive
6 9 (10.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (10.47%) NoSQL
7 6 (6.98%) MySQL
8 4 (4.65%) Impala
8 4 (4.65%) HBase
8 4 (4.65%) MarkLogic
8 4 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.81%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.49%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (3.49%) Maven
3 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (3.49%) LLBLGen Pro
4 2 (2.33%) JUnit
4 2 (2.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.33%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.16%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.16%) Hudson
5 1 (1.16%) Subversion
5 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (25.58%) Marketing
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Publishing
3 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.33%) Local Government
5 1 (1.16%) Korean Language
5 1 (1.16%) Games
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (32.56%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Data Scientist
3 17 (19.77%) Software Engineer
4 15 (17.44%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Consultant
6 9 (10.47%) Java Developer
7 8 (9.30%) Technical Consultant
8 7 (8.14%) Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Data Consultant
9 6 (6.98%) UI Developer
9 6 (6.98%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (6.98%) UX Developer
9 6 (6.98%) UI Programmer
10 5 (5.81%) Architect
11 4 (4.65%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
11 4 (4.65%) PHP Developer
11 4 (4.65%) Big Data Consultant
12 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.72%) HTML
2 23 (26.74%) RESTful
3 21 (24.42%) Web Services
4 18 (20.93%) J2EE
4 18 (20.93%) REST
5 13 (15.12%) XHTML
6 12 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 12 (13.95%) .NET
7 11 (12.79%) CSS
8 10 (11.63%) CSS3
8 10 (11.63%) JSON
8 10 (11.63%) HTML5
9 8 (9.30%) XML
10 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.14%) jQuery
11 5 (5.81%) JSP
11 5 (5.81%) Spring
12 4 (4.65%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.65%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (4.65%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Statistics
2 11 (12.79%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.79%) Visualisation
3 10 (11.63%) Credit Risk
4 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.98%) User Experience
6 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.49%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.16%) CESG
9 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.16%) Open Source
9 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.16%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.16%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (25.58%) Linux
2 6 (6.98%) UNIX
2 6 (6.98%) Windows
3 5 (5.81%) CentOS
4 3 (3.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Analytics
2 20 (23.26%) Statistical Analysis
2 20 (23.26%) Software Engineering
3 19 (22.09%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (13.95%) MVC
4 12 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.79%) Data Analysis
5 11 (12.79%) Data Analytics
5 11 (12.79%) Bayesian Methods
5 11 (12.79%) Time Series Analysis
6 10 (11.63%) Big Data Analytics
6 10 (11.63%) Predictive Analytics
7 9 (10.47%) Statistical Modelling
7 9 (10.47%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (9.30%) Data Architecture
8 8 (9.30%) ETL
9 7 (8.14%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.14%) MapReduce
9 7 (8.14%) Information Architecture
10 6 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (55.81%) SQL
2 26 (30.23%) Java
3 25 (29.07%) R
4 20 (23.26%) Python
5 17 (19.77%) Perl
6 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.14%) MATLAB
8 6 (6.98%) C#
9 5 (5.81%) VBA
10 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.65%) PHP
11 3 (3.49%) VB
11 3 (3.49%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.49%) VB6
11 3 (3.49%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.33%) Clojure
13 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.65%) Docker
2 4 (4.65%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (6.98%) Puppet
3 4 (4.65%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.65%) HP
5 3 (3.49%) Google
5 3 (3.49%) Netezza
5 3 (3.49%) Greenplum
5 3 (3.49%) Sage
5 3 (3.49%) Infragistics
5 3 (3.49%) Teradata
5 3 (3.49%) Vertica
6 2 (2.33%) SaltStack
6 2 (2.33%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Cognos
7 1 (1.16%) IBM
7 1 (1.16%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.16%) Actinic
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago