Period
to 6 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 6 months to 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 108 124 93
Rank change year-on-year +16 -31 +15
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 56 128 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.93% 2.17% 2.99%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.90% 8.47% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 85 179
Median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,250 £36,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £87,500 £80,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +7.14%

Big Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 629 1,511 2,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.73% 25.65% 29.10%
Number of salaries quoted 521 1,269 1,647
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in Berkshire over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Berkshire

Big Data
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 6 July 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 +5 16 £61,250 +2.08% 1
Slough +21 9 £60,000 +3.45%
Newbury +17 6 £62,500 +13.64%
Bracknell +11 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Wokingham - 1 £65,000 -
Big Data
South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2020, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Big Data.

1 26 (46.43%) Analytics
2 25 (44.64%) Python
3 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (33.93%) Java
5 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (30.36%) Hadoop
7 16 (28.57%) SQL
8 15 (26.79%) Data Science
9 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (23.21%) Degree
11 12 (21.43%) DevOps
12 11 (19.64%) Apache Spark
12 11 (19.64%) Azure
12 11 (19.64%) AWS
12 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
13 10 (17.86%) Linux
13 10 (17.86%) Machine Learning
14 9 (16.07%) Visualisation
14 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (14.29%) Data Modelling
15 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 8 (14.29%) Microservices
15 8 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
16 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
16 7 (12.50%) ETL
16 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 7 (12.50%) Scrum
17 6 (10.71%) VMware
17 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Big Data
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 11 (19.64%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) NetSuite
1 2 (3.57%) SAP IBP
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) AWS
1 11 (19.64%) Azure
2 6 (10.71%) GCP
3 4 (7.14%) Power Platform
3 4 (7.14%) Serverless
4 3 (5.36%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) BrowserStack
5 1 (1.79%) GitHub
5 1 (1.79%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
2 2 (3.57%) NAS
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) SSH
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.36%) Hadoop
2 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.14%) Power BI
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.36%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.36%) PowerCenter
7 2 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.57%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.57%) GIS
7 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.57%) QlikView
7 2 (3.57%) SAP BW
7 2 (3.57%) SAP HANA
7 2 (3.57%) Sisense
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.36%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.57%) GoCD
3 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) GitLab
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
3 1 (1.79%) Robot Framework
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
General
1 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
2 5 (8.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Architect
2 11 (19.64%) Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Data Scientist
4 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Data Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) J2EE
1 5 (8.93%) Kafka
2 4 (7.14%) OAuth
2 4 (7.14%) SAML
3 2 (3.57%) Apache NiFi
3 2 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (3.57%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.57%) Pandas
3 2 (3.57%) PySpark
3 2 (3.57%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.79%) Angular 2
4 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.79%) CSS3
4 1 (1.79%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.79%) HTML5
4 1 (1.79%) React
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
4 1 (1.79%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.79%) Vue.js
4 1 (1.79%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.36%) Cybercrime
4 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) Life Science
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Debian
5 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Analytics
2 23 (41.07%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) Data Science
4 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.43%) DevOps
6 11 (19.64%) Software Engineering
7 10 (17.86%) Machine Learning
8 9 (16.07%) Visualisation
9 8 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 8 (14.29%) Microservices
9 8 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
10 7 (12.50%) ETL
10 7 (12.50%) Scrum
11 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (8.93%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 5 (8.93%) Predictive Analytics
13 4 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
13 4 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
13 4 (7.14%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) Python
2 19 (33.93%) Java
3 16 (28.57%) SQL
4 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.93%) Scala
6 4 (7.14%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.14%) C
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (7.14%) R
7 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.36%) VBScript
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) Go
8 2 (3.57%) Groovy
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Ruby
8 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) C++
9 1 (1.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) PhD
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) HDFS
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (5.36%) Ansible
3 3 (5.36%) SCCM
4 2 (3.57%) Kibana
4 2 (3.57%) logstash
4 2 (3.57%) Puppet
4 2 (3.57%) Terraform
5 1 (1.79%) Ambari
5 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.79%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Google
1 6 (10.71%) Sage
1 6 (10.71%) VMware
2 5 (8.93%) Citrix
2 5 (8.93%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.14%) Informatica
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Tableau
4 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.57%) Cognos
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) Plumtree
5 1 (1.79%) Workday