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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 78 77 108
Rank change year-on-year -1 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 49 61 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.85% 2.81% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.99% 11.34% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 43 45 20
Median salary £50,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £35,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cambridgeshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 446 538 538
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.96% 24.79% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 373 439 452
Median salary £44,500 £42,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.95% -3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 46 £50,000 -10.71% 10
Big Data
East of England

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 49 (61.25%) Java
2 45 (56.25%) Computer Science
3 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
4 39 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
5 37 (46.25%) Python
6 36 (45.00%) NoSQL
7 33 (41.25%) Degree
8 29 (36.25%) Algorithms
9 24 (30.00%) RESTful
9 24 (30.00%) OO
10 22 (27.50%) Cloud Computing
11 20 (25.00%) JSON
12 19 (23.75%) Linux
12 19 (23.75%) Web Services
13 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
13 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
13 18 (22.50%) HBase
13 18 (22.50%) Data Structures
14 17 (21.25%) Internet of Things
14 17 (21.25%) Gradle
14 17 (21.25%) Elasticsearch
14 17 (21.25%) Docker
14 17 (21.25%) OOP
14 17 (21.25%) Internet
14 17 (21.25%) Spring
14 17 (21.25%) Maven
15 16 (20.00%) C#
16 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (16.25%) Finance

Big Data
Top Related 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 17 (21.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (48.75%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (27.50%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.25%) GitHub
4 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) Internet
2 3 (3.75%) HTTP
2 3 (3.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (22.50%) HBase
2 18 (22.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.25%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (1.25%) GIS
6 1 (1.25%) Lumira
6 1 (1.25%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.25%) Parquet
6 1 (1.25%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.25%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.25%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.25%) Gradle
2 17 (21.25%) Maven
3 6 (7.50%) NUnit
3 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.00%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Games
3 1 (1.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 43 (53.75%) Java Developer
3 18 (22.50%) Java Engineer
4 17 (21.25%) Graduate
4 17 (21.25%) Graduate Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Graduate Java Developer
4 17 (21.25%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) Test Engineer
7 10 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
8 8 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 6 (7.50%) Python Developer
10 5 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Developer in Test
10 5 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) RESTful
2 20 (25.00%) JSON
3 19 (23.75%) Web Services
4 17 (21.25%) Spring
5 11 (13.75%) XML
6 7 (8.75%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (7.50%) WPF
8 5 (6.25%) .NET
8 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.25%) JMS
8 5 (6.25%) Middleware
8 5 (6.25%) SOAP
9 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.50%) D3.js
11 1 (1.25%) Android SDK
11 1 (1.25%) TensorFlow
11 1 (1.25%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 45 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 29 (36.25%) Algorithms
3 18 (22.50%) Data Structures
4 17 (21.25%) Internet of Things
5 5 (6.25%) Life Science
6 4 (5.00%) Grid Computing
7 3 (3.75%) Smart Meter
8 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.50%) Fintech
8 2 (2.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (1.25%) Online Games
9 1 (1.25%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Linux
2 7 (8.75%) Windows
3 3 (3.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (52.50%) Software Engineering
2 24 (30.00%) OO
3 17 (21.25%) OOP
4 14 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.00%) Analytics
5 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 11 (13.75%) Regression Testing
7 10 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (10.00%) SDLC
8 8 (10.00%) Visualisation
9 7 (8.75%) Cross-Platform Development
9 7 (8.75%) Document Management
9 7 (8.75%) Machine Learning
9 7 (8.75%) Statistics
10 6 (7.50%) Code Coverage
10 6 (7.50%) Exploratory Testing
10 6 (7.50%) Mathematics
10 6 (7.50%) Scrum
10 6 (7.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (61.25%) Java
2 37 (46.25%) Python
3 16 (20.00%) C#
4 10 (12.50%) C++
5 9 (11.25%) SQL
6 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (8.75%) Lua
7 7 (8.75%) Perl
8 5 (6.25%) C
8 5 (6.25%) Scala
9 3 (3.75%) Erlang
10 2 (2.50%) Assembly Language
10 2 (2.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.25%) R
11 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (41.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) DBS Check
3 4 (5.00%) PhD
4 2 (2.50%) CISM
4 2 (2.50%) CISSP
5 1 (1.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle
2 5 (6.25%) TOWER Software
2 5 (6.25%) webMethods
3 2 (2.50%) Tableau
3 2 (2.50%) Talend
4 1 (1.25%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos
4 1 (1.25%) Google
4 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.25%) SAP
4 1 (1.25%) Vertica
4 1 (1.25%) VMware
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Salary DOE + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: Negotiable c£80,000 DoE + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, health
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k+ DoE
Posted: 11 days ago
Fulbourn, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Fulbourn, Cambridgeshire
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Bens
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lennon Wright
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago