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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 156 193 202
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 84 30 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.36% 0.52% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.20% 1.68% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 62 28 21
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £21,850 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £65,000 £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
1616 1784 1939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.15% 30.97% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1551 1661
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +43 50 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Birmingham -9 10 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 7 £42,500 - 1
Solihull - 5 £32,500 -
Staffordshire -8 4 £37,500 -2.59%
Coventry +7 1 £42,500 -29.16%
Shropshire -16 1 £45,000 -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 115 (61.83%) Hadoop
2 114 (61.29%) Apache Spark
3 106 (56.99%) Apache Cassandra
4 105 (56.45%) Analytics
5 102 (54.84%) Java
6 88 (47.31%) SQL
7 87 (46.77%) Degree
8 83 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
9 80 (43.01%) Python
10 72 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
11 68 (36.56%) Scala
12 56 (30.11%) MongoDB
12 56 (30.11%) TDD
13 53 (28.49%) MySQL
13 53 (28.49%) Business Intelligence
14 50 (26.88%) Oracle
14 50 (26.88%) Apache
14 50 (26.88%) Linux
14 50 (26.88%) Data Management
15 48 (25.81%) Hibernate
15 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
15 48 (25.81%) Open Source
15 48 (25.81%) Spring
16 47 (25.27%) NoSQL
16 47 (25.27%) SOA
16 47 (25.27%) Retail
16 47 (25.27%) Scrum
17 45 (24.19%) Apache Hive
17 45 (24.19%) RESTful
18 44 (23.66%) Software Engineering

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
1 114 (61.29%) Apache Spark
2 50 (26.88%) Apache
3 41 (22.04%) Apache Pig
3 41 (22.04%) GlassFish
3 41 (22.04%) JBoss
3 41 (22.04%) WildFly
4 15 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (4.30%) SAS
6 7 (3.76%) Confluence
7 4 (2.15%) WordPress
8 3 (1.61%) SilverStripe
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) SPSS
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.30%) Internet
2 4 (2.15%) SSL
3 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (61.83%) Hadoop
2 106 (56.99%) Apache Cassandra
3 72 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
4 56 (30.11%) MongoDB
5 53 (28.49%) MySQL
6 48 (25.81%) SQL Server
7 47 (25.27%) NoSQL
8 45 (24.19%) Apache Hive
9 37 (19.89%) HBase
10 35 (18.82%) Impala
10 35 (18.82%) Sqoop
11 10 (5.38%) Neo4j
12 9 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (3.76%) Apache Accumulo
13 7 (3.76%) IBM InfoSphere
13 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 5 (2.69%) QlikView
15 3 (1.61%) HAWQ
15 3 (1.61%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 44 (23.66%) Jenkins
2 41 (22.04%) Hudson
2 41 (22.04%) JBehave
2 41 (22.04%) JUnit
3 7 (3.76%) JIRA
4 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (25.27%) Retail
2 33 (17.74%) Marketing
3 12 (6.45%) Finance
4 6 (3.23%) Banking
4 6 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.08%) French Language
5 2 (1.08%) German Language
5 2 (1.08%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.08%) Legal
5 2 (1.08%) Russian Language
5 2 (1.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 86 (46.24%) Developer
2 49 (26.34%) Senior Developer
3 48 (25.81%) Java Developer
4 41 (22.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 34 (18.28%) Administrator
6 31 (16.67%) Hadoop Administrator
7 29 (15.59%) Data Scientist
8 26 (13.98%) Senior Data Scientist
9 15 (8.06%) Architect
10 12 (6.45%) .NET Developer
10 12 (6.45%) PHP Developer
11 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (5.91%) PHP Web Developer
11 11 (5.91%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 9 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
12 9 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.84%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.30%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (4.30%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.81%) Hibernate
1 48 (25.81%) Spring
2 45 (24.19%) RESTful
3 41 (22.04%) HornetQ
3 41 (22.04%) Java EE
3 41 (22.04%) JAX-RS
3 41 (22.04%) JMS
3 41 (22.04%) JPA
3 41 (22.04%) RESTEasy
4 31 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
5 25 (13.44%) HTML
6 23 (12.37%) CSS
7 18 (9.68%) .NET
8 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET
8 12 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (6.45%) CSS3
8 12 (6.45%) HTML5
9 10 (5.38%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.30%) LAMP
11 7 (3.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 44 (23.66%) Mathematics
2 41 (22.04%) Artificial Intelligence
2 41 (22.04%) Mobile App
3 26 (13.98%) Algorithms
4 19 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (8.60%) Management Information System
5 16 (8.60%) Social Media
6 15 (8.06%) Digital Media
7 13 (6.99%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (6.45%) Statistics
9 11 (5.91%) Smart Meter
10 9 (4.84%) User Experience
10 9 (4.84%) Visualisation
11 7 (3.76%) Internet of Things
11 7 (3.76%) VHDL
12 2 (1.08%) Data Conversion
13 1 (0.54%) Clustering
13 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.54%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (26.88%) Linux
2 41 (22.04%) Android
2 41 (22.04%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.76%) Mac OS X
3 7 (3.76%) Windows
4 4 (2.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.45%) Analytics
2 83 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (30.11%) TDD
4 53 (28.49%) Business Intelligence
5 50 (26.88%) Data Management
6 48 (25.81%) Open Source
7 47 (25.27%) Scrum
7 47 (25.27%) SOA
8 44 (23.66%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (23.66%) Software Engineering
9 43 (23.12%) Predictive Analytics
10 41 (22.04%) Dependency Injection
10 41 (22.04%) DSDM
10 41 (22.04%) Functional Testing
10 41 (22.04%) Kanban
10 41 (22.04%) Software Delivery
10 41 (22.04%) Unit Testing
11 36 (19.35%) ETL
11 36 (19.35%) MapReduce
12 31 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 102 (54.84%) Java
2 88 (47.31%) SQL
3 80 (43.01%) Python
4 68 (36.56%) Scala
5 41 (22.04%) Clojure
6 36 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 31 (16.67%) Shell Script
8 26 (13.98%) R
9 15 (8.06%) C#
10 12 (6.45%) PHP
11 9 (4.84%) C++
12 7 (3.76%) C
12 7 (3.76%) Perl
12 7 (3.76%) Ruby
13 5 (2.69%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.15%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 87 (46.77%) Degree
2 13 (6.99%) SC Cleared
2 13 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.91%) PhD
4 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.54%) CGEIT
5 1 (0.54%) CISA
5 1 (0.54%) CISM
5 1 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.54%) VCAP
5 1 (0.54%) VCDX
5 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) Basel II
1 2 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (21.51%) Apache Flume
2 31 (16.67%) HDFS
3 7 (3.76%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (3.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (18.82%) Oozie
2 31 (16.67%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (26.88%) Oracle
2 43 (23.12%) Cloudera
3 41 (22.04%) Facebook
3 41 (22.04%) Twitter
4 39 (20.97%) Hortonworks
5 36 (19.35%) MapR
6 18 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 8 (4.30%) Apple
8 7 (3.76%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.76%) IBM
9 5 (2.69%) Tableau
10 3 (1.61%) Greenplum
10 3 (1.61%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.61%) Talend
11 2 (1.08%) SAP
12 1 (0.54%) BMC
12 1 (0.54%) Citrix
12 1 (0.54%) Hyperion
12 1 (0.54%) Remedy
12 1 (0.54%) VMware
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