The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 133 131
Rank change year-on-year +19 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 22 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.14% 0.46% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.00% 2.23% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 5
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,850 £45,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00%  

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 550 493 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.42% 20.71% 27.19%
Number of salaries quoted 472 421 472
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Birmingham

Big Data
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Birmingham

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Birmingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.30%) Finance
3 32 (40.51%) Hadoop
4 28 (35.44%) Java
5 26 (32.91%) SQL
5 26 (32.91%) Apache Spark
6 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
7 22 (27.85%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (25.32%) Apache
9 19 (24.05%) Retail
10 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
11 17 (21.52%) Tableau
12 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (18.99%) QA
13 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
13 15 (18.99%) Oracle
14 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Excel
14 14 (17.72%) CRM
14 14 (17.72%) HTML
14 14 (17.72%) Degree
14 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
15 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
15 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
15 12 (15.19%) Power BI
16 11 (13.92%) Scala
16 11 (13.92%) ETL
16 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (12.66%) SLA
17 10 (12.66%) Banking
17 10 (12.66%) HTML5

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 26 (32.91%) Apache Spark
2 20 (25.32%) Apache
3 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.80%) SAS
5 2 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.51%) Hadoop
2 18 (22.78%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.19%) Power BI
3 12 (15.19%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.92%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.59%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
8 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.06%) QlikView
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.53%) Data Mining
10 2 (2.53%) MySQL
10 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.53%) Pentaho
11 1 (1.27%) OLAP
11 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Selenium
2 4 (5.06%) JIRA
3 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.27%) JUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Maven
3 1 (1.27%) Moq
3 1 (1.27%) NUnit
3 1 (1.27%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.27%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.27%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.27%) TestNG
General
1 35 (44.30%) Finance
2 19 (24.05%) Retail
3 10 (12.66%) Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Billing
5 5 (6.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Developer
2 19 (24.05%) Architect
3 16 (20.25%) Java Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (12.66%) Analyst
5 8 (10.13%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.86%) Big Data Developer
6 7 (8.86%) DBA
7 6 (7.59%) Infrastructure Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Lead Test Analyst
8 5 (6.33%) Angular Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Data Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Scala Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Applications Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 4 (5.06%) Business Manager
9 4 (5.06%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (29.11%) AngularJS
2 14 (17.72%) HTML
3 10 (12.66%) HTML5
4 8 (10.13%) Angular 2
5 5 (6.33%) J2EE
6 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (2.53%) CSS
6 2 (2.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (2.53%) Node.js
7 1 (1.27%) .NET
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.27%) Kafka
7 1 (1.27%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (1.27%) Lucene
7 1 (1.27%) REST
7 1 (1.27%) RESTful
7 1 (1.27%) Samza
7 1 (1.27%) Swagger
7 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.39%) Fintech
3 8 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (6.33%) Hedge funds
5 4 (5.06%) EPoS
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.27%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
1 6 (7.59%) Unix
2 1 (1.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.72%) CRM
3 14 (17.72%) Test Automation
4 11 (13.92%) ETL
5 10 (12.66%) Line Management
6 9 (11.39%) Analytics
6 9 (11.39%) TDD
7 8 (10.13%) Mathematics
7 8 (10.13%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
8 7 (8.86%) Test Strategy
8 7 (8.86%) TOGAF
9 6 (7.59%) ERP
10 5 (6.33%) Data Integration
10 5 (6.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.33%) OO
10 5 (6.33%) Visualisation
11 4 (5.06%) Informatics
11 4 (5.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (35.44%) Java
2 26 (32.91%) SQL
3 11 (13.92%) Scala
4 8 (10.13%) Python
5 7 (8.86%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.80%) C#
6 3 (3.80%) R
7 1 (1.27%) ANSI SQL
7 1 (1.27%) C
7 1 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 7 (8.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
2 10 (12.66%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Icinga
1 2 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.53%) Puppet
1 2 (2.53%) vRealize
2 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Tableau
2 15 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.99%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.80%) SAP
5 2 (2.53%) Cisco
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos
5 2 (2.53%) Dell
5 2 (2.53%) EMC
5 2 (2.53%) VMware
6 1 (1.27%) Greenplum
6 1 (1.27%) Vertica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
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