Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 127 130
Rank change year-on-year +18 +3 +85
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 165 195 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.63% 2.24% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.14% 8.93% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 138 181 243
Berkshire median annual salary £56,750 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.30% - -
10th Percentile £31,775 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,875 £81,250 £71,250
South East median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.48% +1.90% +5.00%

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 1806 2183 3087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.84% 25.07% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1872 2566
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.06% +2.11% +9.20%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,525 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +3.61%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Berkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +12 64 £52,500 -2.78% 4
Newbury +6 24 £55,000 -18.52% 2
Slough +6 16 £57,500 -43.90% 2
Maidenhead +10 15 £56,000 +49.33% 3
Bracknell -9 5 £65,000 +44.44%
Big Data
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 79 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (33.94%) Hadoop
3 52 (31.52%) Analytics
4 49 (29.70%) Java
5 43 (26.06%) SQL
6 39 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
7 38 (23.03%) Python
7 38 (23.03%) Scrum
8 35 (21.21%) NoSQL
9 34 (20.61%) Linux
10 31 (18.79%) Degree
11 30 (18.18%) Finance
12 28 (16.97%) Telecoms
13 26 (15.76%) Computer Science
14 25 (15.15%) Software Engineering
14 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (15.15%) Apache Spark
15 24 (14.55%) AngularJS
15 24 (14.55%) Microsoft
16 22 (13.33%) JIRA
17 21 (12.73%) JavaScript
17 21 (12.73%) Project Management
17 21 (12.73%) Data Quality
18 20 (12.12%) Scala
18 20 (12.12%) Open Source
18 20 (12.12%) Data Management
19 19 (11.52%) Apache Hive
19 19 (11.52%) Microservices
20 18 (10.91%) Node.js
20 18 (10.91%) Business Analytics

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 25 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 10 (6.06%) Apache Pig
3 8 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.24%) Confluence
5 6 (3.64%) MS Project Server
6 4 (2.42%) Apache Solr
6 4 (2.42%) SAS
6 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.82%) Apache
7 3 (1.82%) JBoss
8 2 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.61%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.64%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.21%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (1.21%) IaaS
5 2 (1.21%) PaaS
5 2 (1.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.61%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) GSM
3 1 (0.61%) LTE
3 1 (0.61%) UMTS
3 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.94%) Hadoop
2 35 (21.21%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.52%) Apache Hive
4 18 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (9.09%) MongoDB
6 14 (8.48%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (8.48%) Power BI
6 14 (8.48%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.88%) HBase
7 13 (7.88%) SQL Server
8 12 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (6.06%) RDBMS
9 10 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (5.45%) Impala
10 9 (5.45%) Pentaho
10 9 (5.45%) QlikView
11 8 (4.85%) MySQL
11 8 (4.85%) Neo4j
11 8 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (4.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 22 (13.33%) JIRA
2 8 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.85%) Selenium
2 8 (4.85%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (4.24%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.64%) Bitbucket
5 5 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
6 4 (2.42%) Grunt
6 4 (2.42%) gulp
7 3 (1.82%) Maven
7 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.21%) JBehave
8 2 (1.21%) JUnit
8 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.61%) JMeter
General
1 30 (18.18%) Finance
2 28 (16.97%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.09%) Retail
4 8 (4.85%) Marketing
5 6 (3.64%) Banking
6 4 (2.42%) Military
7 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Automotive
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (26.67%) Developer
2 19 (11.52%) Consultant
3 18 (10.91%) Architect
4 15 (9.09%) Big Data Consultant
4 15 (9.09%) Data Consultant
5 13 (7.88%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (7.88%) Data Architect
5 13 (7.88%) Data Manager
5 13 (7.88%) Java Developer
6 12 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.67%) Junior
8 10 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.45%) Analyst
9 9 (5.45%) Big Data Architect
9 9 (5.45%) Junior DevOps
9 9 (5.45%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.85%) Big Data Manager
10 8 (4.85%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.24%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (14.55%) AngularJS
2 18 (10.91%) Node.js
3 17 (10.30%) Spring
4 11 (6.67%) CSS
4 11 (6.67%) HTML
5 10 (6.06%) D3.js
5 10 (6.06%) REST
6 9 (5.45%) Web Services
6 9 (5.45%) XML
7 8 (4.85%) ActiveMQ
7 8 (4.85%) Apache Camel
7 8 (4.85%) Apache CXF
7 8 (4.85%) Drools
7 8 (4.85%) Elastic Stack
7 8 (4.85%) jBPM
8 7 (4.24%) Angular 2
9 6 (3.64%) SOAP
10 5 (3.03%) Java EE
10 5 (3.03%) Kafka
11 4 (2.42%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.76%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (8.48%) Algorithms
4 13 (7.88%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.85%) Virtual Team
6 7 (4.24%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.82%) FMCG
7 3 (1.82%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.82%) RIA
8 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.21%) Social Network
9 1 (0.61%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.61%) Fintech
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 34 (20.61%) Linux
2 16 (9.70%) CentOS
3 13 (7.88%) Windows
4 11 (6.67%) Unix
5 8 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.52%) Analytics
3 39 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
4 38 (23.03%) Scrum
5 25 (15.15%) Software Engineering
6 21 (12.73%) Project Management
7 20 (12.12%) Data Management
7 20 (12.12%) Open Source
8 19 (11.52%) Microservices
9 18 (10.91%) Business Analytics
9 18 (10.91%) Data Integration
10 17 (10.30%) Big Data Analytics
10 17 (10.30%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (9.70%) Information Management
11 16 (9.70%) MapReduce
12 15 (9.09%) Mathematics
13 14 (8.48%) Data Modelling
13 14 (8.48%) DevOps
13 14 (8.48%) Mentoring
13 14 (8.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.70%) Java
2 43 (26.06%) SQL
3 38 (23.03%) Python
4 21 (12.73%) JavaScript
5 20 (12.12%) Scala
6 11 (6.67%) C#
7 8 (4.85%) C++
7 8 (4.85%) Jython
7 8 (4.85%) R
8 5 (3.03%) Perl
9 4 (2.42%) C
9 4 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.82%) Go
10 3 (1.82%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.82%) VBA
11 1 (0.61%) F#
11 1 (0.61%) PHP
11 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 31 (18.79%) Degree
2 9 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.24%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.64%) PMP
5 5 (3.03%) PhD
5 5 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.73%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.85%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (9.70%) HDFS
2 9 (5.45%) Apache Flume
3 8 (4.85%) KVM
4 4 (2.42%) Docker
5 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (4.24%) Hadoop YARN
2 5 (3.03%) Oozie
3 4 (2.42%) Nagios
4 2 (1.21%) Kibana
4 2 (1.21%) Puppet
4 2 (1.21%) rkt
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.09%) Oracle
3 13 (7.88%) Tableau
4 8 (4.85%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.85%) Talend
5 7 (4.24%) SAP
6 5 (3.03%) Cloudera
6 5 (3.03%) Cognos
6 5 (3.03%) IBM
7 3 (1.82%) Informatica
8 2 (1.21%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.61%) Citrix
9 1 (0.61%) EMC
9 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.61%) MapR
9 1 (0.61%) NetApp
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) VMware