Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 116 71
Rank change year-on-year +34 -45 +72
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 142 82 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.46% 2.20% 3.78%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.03% 8.72% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 104 74 115
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +22.22%
10th Percentile £38,022 £32,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £55,875 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +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 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 1,012 940 1,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.65% 25.19% 25.66%
Number of salaries quoted 743 779 865
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,125 £28,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +28 121 £55,000 +10.00% 15
Peterborough - 18 £75,000 - 1
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 78 (54.93%) Machine Learning
2 76 (53.52%) Python
3 62 (43.66%) Algorithms
4 52 (36.62%) Java
5 48 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (33.10%) Artificial Intelligence
6 47 (33.10%) Data Science
7 40 (28.17%) SQL
8 38 (26.76%) Software Engineering
9 36 (25.35%) Hadoop
10 35 (24.65%) C#
11 34 (23.94%) Multithreading
12 33 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
12 33 (23.24%) Mathematics
12 33 (23.24%) Analytics
12 33 (23.24%) PhD
12 33 (23.24%) Finance
13 31 (21.83%) Neural Network
13 31 (21.83%) C++
13 31 (21.83%) Bayesian Methods
14 30 (21.13%) C
14 30 (21.13%) Distributed Algorithms
15 28 (19.72%) Computer Science
16 25 (17.61%) Apache Spark
17 24 (16.90%) Test Automation
17 24 (16.90%) MongoDB
18 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
18 23 (16.20%) Degree
19 21 (14.79%) Natural Language Processing
20 20 (14.08%) Microsoft

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 25 (17.61%) Apache Spark
2 10 (7.04%) Apache
3 6 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.82%) SAS
5 3 (2.11%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.41%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.70%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.70%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 33 (23.24%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.70%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) npm
5 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) HTTP
2 4 (2.82%) WebEx
3 2 (1.41%) SMS
4 1 (0.70%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (25.35%) Hadoop
2 24 (16.90%) MongoDB
3 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
4 19 (13.38%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.75%) Amazon Redshift
5 11 (7.75%) Power BI
6 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.52%) Data Mining
7 5 (3.52%) MySQL
7 5 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.82%) HBase
8 4 (2.82%) QlikView
9 3 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.41%) SAS EBI
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (6.34%) NUnit
1 9 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.93%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.52%) Maven
4 4 (2.82%) Subversion
5 3 (2.11%) TeamCity
5 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.70%) JMeter
6 1 (0.70%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.70%) Selenium
6 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 33 (23.24%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Games
2 5 (3.52%) Law
3 3 (2.11%) Banking
3 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.41%) Retail
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (47.89%) Developer
2 24 (16.90%) Software Engineer
3 21 (14.79%) Software Developer
4 16 (11.27%) C++ Developer
4 16 (11.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 15 (10.56%) Java Developer
6 13 (9.15%) C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (8.45%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Data Scientist
9 10 (7.04%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 9 (6.34%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (6.34%) Developer in Test
10 9 (6.34%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Architect
11 8 (5.63%) Cloud Developer
11 8 (5.63%) Java Engineer
11 8 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (4.93%) Deployment Engineer
12 7 (4.93%) Linux Engineer
12 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) Natural Language Processing
2 19 (13.38%) STL
3 18 (12.68%) .NET
3 18 (12.68%) Web Services
4 15 (10.56%) TensorFlow
5 11 (7.75%) WPF
6 9 (6.34%) jQuery
6 9 (6.34%) Node.js
7 8 (5.63%) .NET Framework
7 8 (5.63%) SOAP
8 7 (4.93%) .NET Core
8 7 (4.93%) HTML
8 7 (4.93%) HTML5
8 7 (4.93%) React
8 7 (4.93%) XML
9 6 (4.23%) AngularJS
9 6 (4.23%) CSS
9 6 (4.23%) REST
9 6 (4.23%) WCF
10 5 (3.52%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 62 (43.66%) Algorithms
2 28 (19.72%) Computer Science
3 17 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.34%) Fintech
5 8 (5.63%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.93%) Life Science
6 7 (4.93%) Xbox
7 5 (3.52%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (3.52%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.41%) NHS
9 1 (0.70%) Blog
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.56%) Linux
2 3 (2.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (54.93%) Machine Learning
2 48 (33.80%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (33.10%) Artificial Intelligence
3 47 (33.10%) Data Science
4 38 (26.76%) Software Engineering
5 34 (23.94%) Multithreading
6 33 (23.24%) Analytics
6 33 (23.24%) Mathematics
7 31 (21.83%) Bayesian Methods
7 31 (21.83%) Neural Network
8 30 (21.13%) Distributed Algorithms
9 24 (16.90%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.08%) DevOps
11 19 (13.38%) Data Engineering
11 19 (13.38%) Data Visualisation
11 19 (13.38%) Visualisation
12 17 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (10.56%) Deep Learning
13 15 (10.56%) Unit Testing
14 14 (9.86%) Predictive Analysis
Programming Languages
1 76 (53.52%) Python
2 52 (36.62%) Java
3 40 (28.17%) SQL
4 35 (24.65%) C#
5 31 (21.83%) C++
6 30 (21.13%) C
7 20 (14.08%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.93%) Scala
9 5 (3.52%) R
10 4 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.82%) VBA
11 3 (2.11%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.70%) Java 8
12 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (23.24%) PhD
2 23 (16.20%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.70%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.41%) GDPR
3 1 (0.70%) GCP
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) Docker
2 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.70%) Kibana
2 1 (0.70%) logstash
2 1 (0.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) Tableau
3 6 (4.23%) Google
4 5 (3.52%) Cloudera
4 5 (3.52%) Hortonworks
4 5 (3.52%) Oracle
4 5 (3.52%) Samsung
4 5 (3.52%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.11%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.11%) Cognos
5 3 (2.11%) SAP
6 1 (0.70%) MapR
6 1 (0.70%) Splunk