Period
to 16 July 2019

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 16 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 78 119
Rank change year-on-year -27 +41 -51
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 51 142 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.15% 3.45% 2.14%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.68% 14.00% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 105 72
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +15.79% -13.64%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £56,125
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.76%

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 527 1,014 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 22.17% 24.62% 24.91%
Number of salaries quoted 419 747 772
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £33,022 £30,000 £29,013
90th Percentile £71,300 £67,500 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%

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 16 July 2019.

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 16 July 2019. 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 -19 37 £60,000 +9.09% 15
Peterborough +14 3 £60,000 -20.00%
Huntingdon - 2 - -
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 19 (37.25%) Python
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (31.37%) Analytics
3 16 (31.37%) Data Science
4 14 (27.45%) Data Analysis
5 13 (25.49%) C#
6 11 (21.57%) Java
6 11 (21.57%) SQL
6 11 (21.57%) Degree
6 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.57%) Apache Spark
6 11 (21.57%) Data Lake
7 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
7 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
8 9 (17.65%) Docker
8 9 (17.65%) Scrum
9 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
9 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
9 8 (15.69%) Data Engineering
10 7 (13.73%) HDInsight
10 7 (13.73%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (13.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
10 7 (13.73%) Process Improvement
10 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
10 7 (13.73%) ETL

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 11 (21.57%) Apache Spark
2 6 (11.76%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
3 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.96%) Jupyter
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (5.88%) npm
5 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.92%) IaaS
5 2 (3.92%) PaaS
6 1 (1.96%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Data Lake
2 10 (19.61%) Relational Database
3 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (13.73%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
4 7 (13.73%) HDInsight
5 4 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (5.88%) Apache Hive
6 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (5.88%) MySQL
6 3 (5.88%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.96%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.96%) HBase
7 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.96%) Redis
7 1 (1.96%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.88%) Bower
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (3.92%) JUnit
3 2 (3.92%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.92%) Mockito
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.88%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Data Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Data Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Information Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Information Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Trainer
4 5 (9.80%) Trainer
5 4 (7.84%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Data Scientist
6 3 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) Node.js
3 4 (7.84%) .NET
3 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
3 4 (7.84%) HTML
3 4 (7.84%) Kafka
4 3 (5.88%) Sass
5 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (3.92%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (3.92%) MyBatis
5 2 (3.92%) PrimeFaces
5 2 (3.92%) React
5 2 (3.92%) REST
5 2 (3.92%) RESTful
5 2 (3.92%) Spring
5 2 (3.92%) Vue.js
6 1 (1.96%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.84%) Internet of Things
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) Life Science
3 3 (5.88%) Smart City
4 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Semantic Web
5 1 (1.96%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.96%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (1.96%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) Analytics
2 16 (31.37%) Data Science
3 14 (27.45%) Data Analysis
4 11 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (17.65%) Scrum
6 8 (15.69%) Data Engineering
6 8 (15.69%) Machine Learning
6 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (13.73%) ETL
7 7 (13.73%) Process Improvement
8 6 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (11.76%) Biology
8 6 (11.76%) TDD
8 6 (11.76%) Visualisation
9 5 (9.80%) Coaching
9 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
9 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
9 5 (9.80%) Information Management
9 5 (9.80%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) Python
2 13 (25.49%) C#
3 11 (21.57%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.88%) C++
5 3 (5.88%) ES6
5 3 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.92%) Erlang
6 2 (3.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.92%) Scala
6 2 (3.92%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) Master's Degree
2 3 (5.88%) PhD
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.92%) Terraform
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Google
3 1 (1.96%) New Relic
3 1 (1.96%) SaltStack