The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 173 159 164
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 33 54 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.08% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.20% 3.44% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 53 10
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,875 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Big Data
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1497 1570 1270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.56% 31.51% 35.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1224 1239 1065
Average salary £44,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Yorkshire region.

Big Data Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Leeds -12 27 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Bradford -13 3 £40,000 -
Big Data
Yorkshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (42.37%) Hadoop
4 23 (38.98%) ETL
5 21 (35.59%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (33.90%) QA
7 18 (30.51%) Java
7 18 (30.51%) SQL
8 16 (27.12%) Finance
9 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (22.03%) Spring
10 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
11 12 (20.34%) TDD
11 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (20.34%) Analytics
12 11 (18.64%) Hibernate
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (18.64%) XML
12 11 (18.64%) Oracle
13 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (16.95%) Tableau
14 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (15.25%) JUnit
15 8 (13.56%) J2EE
15 8 (13.56%) Apache
15 8 (13.56%) Apache Hive
15 8 (13.56%) Scala
15 8 (13.56%) Apache Pig
15 8 (13.56%) Cloudera

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 8 (13.56%) Apache
1 8 (13.56%) Apache Pig
2 7 (11.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.08%) SAS
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.69%) Node.js
5 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) Hadoop
2 21 (35.59%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (13.56%) Apache Hive
6 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.78%) MySQL
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) JUnit
2 3 (5.08%) ReSharper
2 3 (5.08%) Moq
2 3 (5.08%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) JBehave
3 2 (3.39%) Maven
3 2 (3.39%) JIRA
General
1 16 (27.12%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Test Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Java Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Architect
4 8 (13.56%) Data Architect
4 8 (13.56%) Big Data Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.86%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Tester
7 5 (8.47%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Technical Leader
8 4 (6.78%) Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Programmer
9 3 (5.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Software Programmer
10 2 (3.39%) Mobile Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Automation Tester
10 2 (3.39%) iOS Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.03%) Spring
2 11 (18.64%) Hibernate
2 11 (18.64%) XML
3 8 (13.56%) J2EE
4 7 (11.86%) Java EE
5 5 (8.47%) HTML
5 5 (8.47%) Web Services
6 4 (6.78%) CSS
7 3 (5.08%) JSON
7 3 (5.08%) Spring MVC
7 3 (5.08%) WPF
8 2 (3.39%) JPA
8 2 (3.39%) RESTful
8 2 (3.39%) HTML5
8 2 (3.39%) REST
8 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.39%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.39%) JDBC
8 2 (3.39%) SOAP
8 2 (3.39%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
3 2 (3.39%) iPhone
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (49.15%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (38.98%) ETL
4 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
6 12 (20.34%) TDD
6 12 (20.34%) Analytics
7 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (15.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (11.86%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.47%) Validation
10 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.47%) Open Source
10 5 (8.47%) B2C
11 4 (6.78%) Scrum
11 4 (6.78%) SDLC
12 3 (5.08%) BDD
12 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
12 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) Java
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Scala
3 7 (11.86%) Python
4 6 (10.17%) Perl
4 6 (10.17%) Groovy
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.08%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) R
7 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
7 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB
1 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.90%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.69%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Tableau
3 8 (13.56%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) Intel
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Apigee
6 1 (1.69%) Mashery
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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