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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 174 195 173
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 25 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.57% 0.36% 0.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.84% 1.08% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 5
Average salary £62,000 £50,000 £104,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -51.92%
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
1362 1667 1362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.91% 33.61% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1418 1117
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +31 24 £64,750 +40.00% 5
Bradford -21 1 £50,000 -
Big Data
Yorkshire

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 76 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (64.91%) Analytics
3 70 (61.40%) Business Intelligence
4 66 (57.89%) SQL
5 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
6 56 (49.12%) SQL Server
6 56 (49.12%) Retail
6 56 (49.12%) Private Cloud
6 56 (49.12%) ReSharper
6 56 (49.12%) WPF
6 56 (49.12%) Hyper-V
6 56 (49.12%) Moq
6 56 (49.12%) SoapUI
7 48 (42.11%) MS Excel
8 43 (37.72%) C#
8 43 (37.72%) Apple
8 43 (37.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 43 (37.72%) Apple iOS
9 38 (33.33%) .NET
10 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
10 29 (25.44%) Hadoop
11 28 (24.56%) HTML
12 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
12 27 (23.68%) Scrum
13 26 (22.81%) HTML5
13 26 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (21.93%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
16 23 (20.18%) Agile Testing
17 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (4.39%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.75%) Apache
2 2 (1.75%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 48 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (49.12%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.44%) Hadoop
3 16 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (14.04%) Apache Hive
4 14 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.51%) HBase
8 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.88%) HCatalog
9 1 (0.88%) Impala
9 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 56 (49.12%) ReSharper
1 56 (49.12%) Moq
1 56 (49.12%) SoapUI
2 25 (21.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.53%) FitNesse
3 12 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 7 (6.14%) Xcode
5 5 (4.39%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.39%) Selenium
6 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.88%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 56 (49.12%) Retail
2 43 (37.72%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (4.39%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (35.09%) Developer
2 29 (25.44%) Architect
3 17 (14.91%) Software Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
5 14 (12.28%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.53%) Data Architect
7 11 (9.65%) Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Tester
9 9 (7.89%) Lead Developer
9 9 (7.89%) Mobile Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Lead Software Engineer
11 7 (6.14%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (6.14%) Software Tester
11 7 (6.14%) Big Data Architect
12 6 (5.26%) ETL Developer
13 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.39%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (4.39%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (49.12%) WPF
2 38 (33.33%) .NET
3 28 (24.56%) HTML
4 26 (22.81%) HTML5
5 20 (17.54%) XML
6 19 (16.67%) WinForms
6 19 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 18 (15.79%) ASP.NET
7 18 (15.79%) WCF
8 12 (10.53%) REST
8 12 (10.53%) Gherkin
9 10 (8.77%) CSS
10 6 (5.26%) jQuery
11 5 (4.39%) Breeze.js
11 5 (4.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (4.39%) CSS3
11 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
12 4 (3.51%) Middleware
13 3 (2.63%) J2EE
13 3 (2.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 56 (49.12%) Private Cloud
2 22 (19.30%) NHS
3 10 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.26%) Visualisation
5 6 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.26%) Taxonomies
5 6 (5.26%) Statistics
6 5 (4.39%) User Experience
6 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.51%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.75%) iPhone
9 1 (0.88%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (37.72%) Apple iOS
2 15 (13.16%) Windows
3 9 (7.89%) Android
4 7 (6.14%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (3.51%) VME
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.88%) Linux
6 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (64.91%) Analytics
3 70 (61.40%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (25.44%) Software Engineering
5 27 (23.68%) Software Testing
5 27 (23.68%) Scrum
6 26 (22.81%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (21.05%) Unit Testing
8 23 (20.18%) Agile Testing
9 22 (19.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 21 (18.42%) BDD
11 18 (15.79%) Automated Testing
11 18 (15.79%) Line Management
11 18 (15.79%) Coaching
12 16 (14.04%) TDD
12 16 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
12 16 (14.04%) Migration
13 15 (13.16%) ETL
14 14 (12.28%) OO
14 14 (12.28%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.89%) SQL
2 43 (37.72%) C#
3 18 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 17 (14.91%) Java
5 10 (8.77%) JavaScript
5 10 (8.77%) C++
6 9 (7.89%) MATLAB
6 9 (7.89%) Objective-C
6 9 (7.89%) R
7 4 (3.51%) COBOL
8 2 (1.75%) PHP
8 2 (1.75%) Scala
9 1 (0.88%) PHP5
9 1 (0.88%) Python
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
9 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) Degree
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.65%) QA
2 7 (6.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (49.12%) Hyper-V
2 9 (7.89%) HDFS
Vendors
1 63 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 43 (37.72%) Apple
3 10 (8.77%) Tableau
4 9 (7.89%) Oracle
5 8 (7.02%) Cloudera
6 4 (3.51%) Fujitsu
6 4 (3.51%) ICL
6 4 (3.51%) Siebel
7 1 (0.88%) Intel
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Annapurna
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago