Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 100 72
Rank change year-on-year +44 -28 +27
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 136 116 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.24% 2.86% 3.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.25% 11.87% 14.79%
Number of salaries quoted 84 96 83
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £71,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +11.11%

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 837 977 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 26.09% 24.05% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 604 801 754
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +45 130 £55,000 +10.00% 28
Peterborough -33 5 £60,000 -25.00% 1
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 81 (59.56%) Java
3 59 (43.38%) Python
4 52 (38.24%) Algorithms
5 45 (33.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 44 (32.35%) Finance
7 43 (31.62%) Linux
7 43 (31.62%) Hadoop
8 39 (28.68%) Fintech
9 38 (27.94%) Data Science
10 35 (25.74%) Software Engineering
11 31 (22.79%) C
12 30 (22.06%) C++
12 30 (22.06%) Visualisation
13 29 (21.32%) Data Visualisation
14 28 (20.59%) Multithreading
14 28 (20.59%) C#
15 27 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
16 26 (19.12%) Distributed Algorithms
17 24 (17.65%) WebEx
18 21 (15.44%) SQL
18 21 (15.44%) Neural Network
18 21 (15.44%) Bayesian Methods
19 20 (14.71%) Analytics
20 19 (13.97%) Deep Learning
20 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
21 18 (13.24%) Web Services
21 18 (13.24%) Apache Spark
22 17 (12.50%) MongoDB
23 16 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 18 (13.24%) Apache Spark
2 11 (8.09%) Apache
3 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (5.88%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.56%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (9.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.68%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.65%) WebEx
2 2 (1.47%) DNS
2 2 (1.47%) Firewall
2 2 (1.47%) HTTP
2 2 (1.47%) SSL
3 1 (0.74%) OpenFlow
3 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.62%) Hadoop
2 17 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 13 (9.56%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
5 8 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (5.88%) MySQL
6 7 (5.15%) Data Lake
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (3.68%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (2.94%) Power BI
9 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.47%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.47%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) Maven
2 5 (3.68%) JMeter
2 5 (3.68%) Selenium
2 5 (3.68%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) Mocha
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 44 (32.35%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Banking
3 7 (5.15%) Law
4 4 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Legal
6 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (36.76%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) Technical Trainer
2 24 (17.65%) Trainer
3 23 (16.91%) Java Developer
4 22 (16.18%) Graduate
5 21 (15.44%) Author
5 21 (15.44%) Technical Author
6 17 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (12.50%) Graduate Java Developer
7 13 (9.56%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 11 (8.09%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.62%) Data Scientist
9 9 (6.62%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (5.15%) JavaScript Engineer
11 6 (4.41%) Consultant
11 6 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Python Developer
11 6 (4.41%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.68%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.24%) Web Services
2 16 (11.76%) TensorFlow
3 15 (11.03%) SOAP
4 10 (7.35%) REST
5 9 (6.62%) Spring
6 8 (5.88%) HTML
6 8 (5.88%) jQuery
7 7 (5.15%) CSS
7 7 (5.15%) HTML5
7 7 (5.15%) Kafka
8 6 (4.41%) AngularJS
8 6 (4.41%) Apache Commons
8 6 (4.41%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (4.41%) OSGi
8 6 (4.41%) React
8 6 (4.41%) WSDL
9 4 (2.94%) .NET
9 4 (2.94%) Keras
9 4 (2.94%) Pandas
9 4 (2.94%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 52 (38.24%) Algorithms
2 39 (28.68%) Fintech
3 16 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.41%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.21%) Smart City
7 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.74%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.74%) Robotics
7 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (31.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (75.00%) Machine Learning
2 45 (33.09%) Artificial Intelligence
3 38 (27.94%) Data Science
4 35 (25.74%) Software Engineering
5 30 (22.06%) Visualisation
6 29 (21.32%) Data Visualisation
7 28 (20.59%) Multithreading
8 27 (19.85%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (19.12%) Distributed Algorithms
10 21 (15.44%) Bayesian Methods
10 21 (15.44%) Neural Network
11 20 (14.71%) Analytics
12 19 (13.97%) Deep Learning
13 16 (11.76%) Predictive Analysis
14 14 (10.29%) DevOps
15 12 (8.82%) Mathematics
15 12 (8.82%) SDLC
16 11 (8.09%) Scrum
17 10 (7.35%) MVC
18 9 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 81 (59.56%) Java
2 59 (43.38%) Python
3 31 (22.79%) C
4 30 (22.06%) C++
5 28 (20.59%) C#
6 21 (15.44%) SQL
7 19 (13.97%) JavaScript
8 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.41%) Scala
10 5 (3.68%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (2.94%) R
12 3 (2.21%) Julia
12 3 (2.21%) Rust
13 2 (1.47%) Java 8
13 2 (1.47%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.74%) ES6
14 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (11.76%) Degree
2 10 (7.35%) PhD
3 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.47%) MPhil
5 1 (0.74%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.74%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.74%) Docker
2 1 (0.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.15%) Tableau
3 6 (4.41%) Google
3 6 (4.41%) Oracle
4 5 (3.68%) Databricks
5 2 (1.47%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.74%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (0.74%) Samsung
6 1 (0.74%) SAP