Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 120 63
Rank change year-on-year +52 -57 +55
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 149 77 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.97% 2.07% 4.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.82% 8.23% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 87 73 112
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £60,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.50% -4.76% +10.53%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 942 936 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.11% 25.15% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 644 778 826
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £29,375 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Cambridgeshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Cambridge +50 133 £52,500 +5.00% 25
Peterborough - 13 £60,000 -
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 102 (68.46%) Machine Learning
2 74 (49.66%) Java
3 66 (44.30%) Python
4 55 (36.91%) Algorithms
5 51 (34.23%) Artificial Intelligence
6 47 (31.54%) Data Science
7 46 (30.87%) Finance
8 45 (30.20%) Hadoop
9 42 (28.19%) Software Engineering
10 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (25.50%) Linux
12 35 (23.49%) SQL
13 33 (22.15%) Multithreading
13 33 (22.15%) Fintech
14 31 (20.81%) C
14 31 (20.81%) C#
14 31 (20.81%) C++
15 30 (20.13%) Distributed Algorithms
16 28 (18.79%) Visualisation
17 27 (18.12%) Data Visualisation
18 26 (17.45%) Neural Network
18 26 (17.45%) Bayesian Methods
19 24 (16.11%) DevOps
19 24 (16.11%) Web Services
19 24 (16.11%) PhD
19 24 (16.11%) Analytics
20 23 (15.44%) Apache Spark
21 22 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
21 22 (14.77%) Computer Science
22 21 (14.09%) SQL Server

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 23 (15.44%) Apache Spark
2 14 (9.40%) Apache
3 3 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (5.37%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.01%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) npm
5 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) WebEx
2 6 (4.03%) HTTP
3 2 (1.34%) SMS
4 1 (0.67%) DNS
4 1 (0.67%) Firewall
4 1 (0.67%) OpenFlow
4 1 (0.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (30.20%) Hadoop
2 21 (14.09%) SQL Server
3 19 (12.75%) NoSQL
4 17 (11.41%) MongoDB
5 12 (8.05%) Amazon Redshift
6 10 (6.71%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (5.37%) Power BI
8 7 (4.70%) MySQL
9 6 (4.03%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (3.36%) Data Lake
10 5 (3.36%) Data Mining
10 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (2.01%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (2.01%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (2.01%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (1.34%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.34%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (4.03%) Maven
2 5 (3.36%) JMeter
2 5 (3.36%) Selenium
2 5 (3.36%) SoapUI
3 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.34%) NUnit
3 2 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.67%) Mocha
4 1 (0.67%) Subversion
General
1 46 (30.87%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Banking
3 9 (6.04%) Law
4 5 (3.36%) Games
5 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.34%) Retail
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (40.94%) Developer
2 20 (13.42%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.75%) Software Engineer
3 19 (12.75%) Technical Trainer
3 19 (12.75%) Trainer
4 18 (12.08%) Author
4 18 (12.08%) Technical Author
5 16 (10.74%) Graduate
5 16 (10.74%) Machine Learning Researcher
6 12 (8.05%) Data Scientist
6 12 (8.05%) Software Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 11 (7.38%) Graduate Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Graduate Java Developer
7 11 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (6.04%) Java Engineer
9 8 (5.37%) C++ Developer
10 7 (4.70%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.11%) Web Services
2 17 (11.41%) Natural Language Processing
3 16 (10.74%) SOAP
3 16 (10.74%) TensorFlow
4 11 (7.38%) REST
5 10 (6.71%) STL
6 9 (6.04%) .NET
6 9 (6.04%) AngularJS
6 9 (6.04%) HTML
6 9 (6.04%) jQuery
6 9 (6.04%) React
7 8 (5.37%) CSS
7 8 (5.37%) HTML5
8 7 (4.70%) Kafka
8 7 (4.70%) XML
9 6 (4.03%) Apache Commons
9 6 (4.03%) OSGi
9 6 (4.03%) Spring
9 6 (4.03%) WCF
9 6 (4.03%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (36.91%) Algorithms
2 33 (22.15%) Fintech
3 22 (14.77%) Computer Science
4 17 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.03%) Data Structures
6 5 (3.36%) Mobile Payment
6 5 (3.36%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.34%) Life Science
8 1 (0.67%) Blog
8 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (68.46%) Machine Learning
2 51 (34.23%) Artificial Intelligence
3 47 (31.54%) Data Science
4 42 (28.19%) Software Engineering
5 39 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (22.15%) Multithreading
7 30 (20.13%) Distributed Algorithms
8 28 (18.79%) Visualisation
9 27 (18.12%) Data Visualisation
10 26 (17.45%) Bayesian Methods
10 26 (17.45%) Neural Network
11 24 (16.11%) Analytics
11 24 (16.11%) DevOps
12 17 (11.41%) Mathematics
13 16 (10.74%) Deep Learning
13 16 (10.74%) Predictive Analysis
14 14 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (8.72%) Physics
15 13 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
15 13 (8.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 74 (49.66%) Java
2 66 (44.30%) Python
3 35 (23.49%) SQL
4 31 (20.81%) C
4 31 (20.81%) C#
4 31 (20.81%) C++
5 20 (13.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.70%) Scala
6 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
7 4 (2.68%) R
8 3 (2.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.34%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.67%) ES6
10 1 (0.67%) Java 8
10 1 (0.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (16.11%) PhD
2 20 (13.42%) Degree
3 2 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.67%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.36%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Docker
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.67%) HDFS
2 1 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) Kibana
1 1 (0.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.67%) logstash
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (10.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.38%) Tableau
3 10 (6.71%) Google
4 6 (4.03%) Oracle
5 5 (3.36%) Samsung
6 3 (2.01%) Databricks
7 2 (1.34%) Bloomberg
7 2 (1.34%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.34%) Cognos
7 2 (1.34%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.67%) SAP
8 1 (0.67%) Splunk