Period
to 27 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Big Data Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data Engineer
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 209 240 258
Rank change year-on-year +31 +18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Engineer 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.16% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 4
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% +37.14%
10th Percentile £53,750 £35,625 £55,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £66,250 £66,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £56,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 4,586 5,401 6,490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 95.07% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,618 4,397 5,269
Berkshire median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £31,945 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £73,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Big Data Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Big Data Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Engineer in Berkshire

Big Data Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data Engineer in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Big Data Engineer in Berkshire

Big Data Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Engineer in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Big Data Engineer in Berkshire

Big Data Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 6 £65,000 +136.36%
Newbury +20 1 - -
Big Data Engineer
South East

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, Big Data Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Big Data Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Hortonworks
3 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
3 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
3 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
3 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) SAP HANA
3 5 (62.50%) Analytics
3 5 (62.50%) MapR
3 5 (62.50%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (62.50%) Presales
3 5 (62.50%) Public Sector
4 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Scala
5 2 (25.00%) Linux

Big Data Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (62.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) Big Data
1 8 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (62.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (62.50%) SAP HANA
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Data Lake
3 1 (12.50%) Flink
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) Impala
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Presales
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Data Munging
4 1 (12.50%) Data Science
4 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Kibana
1 2 (25.00%) logstash
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cloudera
1 5 (62.50%) Hortonworks
1 5 (62.50%) IBM
1 5 (62.50%) MapR
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
1 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
1 5 (62.50%) VMware