Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 90 96
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 +33
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 141 91 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.39% 2.79% 2.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.97% 11.15% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 110 62 87
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,750 £33,500
90th Percentile £81,625 £70,000 £78,750
East of England median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.27% +15.79% +5.56%

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 1,009 816 1,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 24.27% 25.02% 26.04%
Number of salaries quoted 798 711 948
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,925 £27,500 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £46,902 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.23% - +5.88%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -4 119 £52,500 +5.00% 26
Peterborough - 11 £77,500 - 2
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 67 (47.52%) Python
2 59 (41.84%) Java
3 53 (37.59%) Algorithms
4 52 (36.88%) Machine Learning
5 47 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (27.66%) C#
7 39 (27.66%) SQL
8 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
9 35 (24.82%) PhD
9 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
10 32 (22.70%) Degree
11 31 (21.99%) Mathematics
12 30 (21.28%) MongoDB
13 29 (20.57%) Docker
14 28 (19.86%) Data Structures
14 28 (19.86%) Git (software)
14 28 (19.86%) C
14 28 (19.86%) Artificial Intelligence
15 27 (19.15%) C++
15 27 (19.15%) Hadoop
15 27 (19.15%) NoSQL
16 26 (18.44%) JSON
16 26 (18.44%) TDD
17 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 24 (17.02%) Linux
19 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
19 23 (16.31%) Analytics
20 22 (15.60%) HBase
21 21 (14.89%) Apache Spark

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 21 (14.89%) Apache Spark
2 17 (12.06%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.96%) Apache
4 2 (1.42%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.42%) JBoss
4 2 (1.42%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Siemens NX
2 1 (0.71%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (0.71%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.42%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.82%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (11.35%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.26%) SaaS
5 4 (2.84%) IaaS
5 4 (2.84%) PaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) Internet
2 7 (4.96%) Ethernet
2 7 (4.96%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) MongoDB
2 27 (19.15%) Hadoop
2 27 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 22 (15.60%) HBase
4 7 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.55%) Redis
6 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.42%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.42%) MySQL
7 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.42%) QlikView
7 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.71%) GIS
8 1 (0.71%) Impala
8 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (19.86%) Git (software)
2 15 (10.64%) Maven
3 12 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (7.80%) Jenkins
5 10 (7.09%) NUnit
6 5 (3.55%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.84%) Gerrit
7 4 (2.84%) Grunt
7 4 (2.84%) Jasmine
7 4 (2.84%) ReSharper
7 4 (2.84%) Selenium
7 4 (2.84%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.42%) JIRA
9 1 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.71%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (13.48%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) Games
3 4 (2.84%) Banking
4 3 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Automotive
6 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 76 (53.90%) Developer
2 22 (15.60%) Data Scientist
2 22 (15.60%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Software Developer
4 18 (12.77%) Python Developer
5 15 (10.64%) C++ Developer
6 12 (8.51%) Architect
7 11 (7.80%) Software Test Engineer
7 11 (7.80%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (7.80%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.09%) Cloud Developer
8 10 (7.09%) Data Visualisation Expert
8 10 (7.09%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Big Data Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Agile Developer
11 6 (4.26%) AWS Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Developer in Test
11 6 (4.26%) Java Hadoop Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (18.44%) JSON
2 17 (12.06%) .NET
3 15 (10.64%) WPF
4 13 (9.22%) TensorFlow
5 12 (8.51%) STL
6 11 (7.80%) Node.js
7 10 (7.09%) .NET Core
8 9 (6.38%) AngularJS
8 9 (6.38%) Web Services
9 6 (4.26%) Kafka
9 6 (4.26%) React
10 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
10 5 (3.55%) Keras
10 5 (3.55%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (3.55%) WCF
10 5 (3.55%) XML
11 4 (2.84%) Apache Flex
11 4 (2.84%) CSS
11 4 (2.84%) Django
11 4 (2.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 53 (37.59%) Algorithms
2 47 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 28 (19.86%) Data Structures
4 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (9.93%) User Experience
6 10 (7.09%) Xbox
7 6 (4.26%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.55%) Robotics
9 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.84%) Fintech
9 4 (2.84%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.84%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.84%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (2.84%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.84%) Smart City
9 4 (2.84%) Smartphone
9 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
10 3 (2.13%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.42%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.02%) Linux
2 5 (3.55%) Android
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) Windows
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.88%) Machine Learning
2 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
4 31 (21.99%) Mathematics
5 28 (19.86%) Artificial Intelligence
6 26 (18.44%) TDD
7 23 (16.31%) Analytics
8 20 (14.18%) Visualisation
9 19 (13.48%) Deep Learning
9 19 (13.48%) Multithreading
10 18 (12.77%) Data Visualisation
11 16 (11.35%) Distributed Algorithms
11 16 (11.35%) OOP
12 15 (10.64%) Neural Network
12 15 (10.64%) OO
12 15 (10.64%) Statistics
13 14 (9.93%) Image Processing
14 13 (9.22%) Test Automation
14 13 (9.22%) Web Development
15 11 (7.80%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (47.52%) Python
2 59 (41.84%) Java
3 39 (27.66%) C#
3 39 (27.66%) SQL
4 28 (19.86%) C
5 27 (19.15%) C++
6 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
7 9 (6.38%) Ruby
8 8 (5.67%) Scala
9 5 (3.55%) R
10 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.13%) Perl
12 2 (1.42%) Go
12 2 (1.42%) PHP
12 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.42%) VBScript
12 2 (1.42%) X++
13 1 (0.71%) Cython
13 1 (0.71%) Haskell
13 1 (0.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 35 (24.82%) PhD
2 32 (22.70%) Degree
3 11 (7.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.84%) CCNA
4 4 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (20.57%) Docker
2 9 (6.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (4.26%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.84%) HDFS
5 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (9.22%) Puppet
2 6 (4.26%) Ansible
3 5 (3.55%) Oozie
3 5 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.71%) Mesos
4 1 (0.71%) Packer
4 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (11.35%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.38%) TOWER Software
3 6 (4.26%) Google
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle
5 4 (2.84%) EMC
5 4 (2.84%) Huawei
5 4 (2.84%) NetApp
5 4 (2.84%) Samsung
5 4 (2.84%) WorldPay
6 2 (1.42%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.71%) Facebook
7 1 (0.71%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.71%) MapR