Period
to 22 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 62 99
Rank change year-on-year -23 +37 -39
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 35 119 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.29% 4.28% 2.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.62% 18.22% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19 91 69
Cambridge median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £32,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £55,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -9.52%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 364 653 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 23.79% 23.49% 25.78%
Number of salaries quoted 281 491 566
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £34,219 £32,500 £29,875
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £61,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Cambridge

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Cambridge

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 17 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (34.29%) Python
3 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (31.43%) Data Analysis
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (31.43%) Analytics
4 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
5 9 (25.71%) Docker
5 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (22.86%) Java
7 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (20.00%) Web Services
7 7 (20.00%) Degree
7 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
8 6 (17.14%) Data Lake
8 6 (17.14%) Biology
8 6 (17.14%) Linux
8 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
8 6 (17.14%) OpenStack
9 5 (14.29%) Node.js
9 5 (14.29%) Project Governance
9 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
9 5 (14.29%) Data Transformation
9 5 (14.29%) Information Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
9 5 (14.29%) ETL
9 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (14.29%) Finance
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum
9 5 (14.29%) Information Management

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (17.14%) OpenStack
2 5 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.86%) Drupal
3 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Jupyter
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon S3
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (8.57%) npm
4 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.71%) IaaS
4 2 (5.71%) PaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.86%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 2 (5.71%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 6 (17.14%) Data Lake
3 4 (11.43%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon Aurora
4 3 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) Star Schema
5 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.86%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.86%) HBase
6 1 (2.86%) HDInsight
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
6 1 (2.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.57%) Bower
2 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
1 5 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (17.14%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Information Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Information Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Trainer
4 4 (11.43%) Trainer
5 3 (8.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Product Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (14.29%) Node.js
3 4 (11.43%) CSS
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
4 3 (8.57%) Sass
5 2 (5.71%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (5.71%) RESTful
6 1 (2.86%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Core
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Beam
6 1 (2.86%) Behat
6 1 (2.86%) Django
6 1 (2.86%) jQuery
6 1 (2.86%) Kafka
6 1 (2.86%) Keras
6 1 (2.86%) Lucene
6 1 (2.86%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.86%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (11.43%) Internet of Things
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Data Structures
3 3 (8.57%) Smart City
4 2 (5.71%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.86%) Cybercrime
5 1 (2.86%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (2.86%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (31.43%) Analytics
1 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (31.43%) Data Analysis
2 6 (17.14%) Biology
2 6 (17.14%) Machine Learning
3 5 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) Coaching
3 5 (14.29%) Data Science
3 5 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 5 (14.29%) ETL
3 5 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 5 (14.29%) Information Management
3 5 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 5 (14.29%) Scrum
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
3 5 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 4 (11.43%) Fintech
4 4 (11.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Python
2 8 (22.86%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) ES6
6 2 (5.71%) Erlang
6 2 (5.71%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Scala
6 2 (5.71%) SPARQL
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (5.71%) Terraform
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Google
2 1 (2.86%) New Relic
2 1 (2.86%) SaltStack