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

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 95 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 -9 +70
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 151 84 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.29% 2.44% 2.91%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.83% 9.82% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 71 93
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £62,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -

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 1,092 855 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 23.78% 24.86% 24.77%
Number of salaries quoted 841 734 840
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,500 £28,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 April 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 April 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 0 121 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Peterborough - 20 £77,500 - 1
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 77 (50.99%) Python
2 69 (45.70%) Machine Learning
2 69 (45.70%) Algorithms
3 65 (43.05%) Artificial Intelligence
4 56 (37.09%) Java
5 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
6 45 (29.80%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (27.15%) C#
7 41 (27.15%) Data Science
8 40 (26.49%) PhD
9 34 (22.52%) Software Engineering
9 34 (22.52%) MongoDB
10 33 (21.85%) Computer Science
10 33 (21.85%) Neural Network
11 32 (21.19%) Mathematics
12 31 (20.53%) Multithreading
12 31 (20.53%) C++
12 31 (20.53%) C
13 30 (19.87%) Hadoop
13 30 (19.87%) Docker
14 29 (19.21%) Apache Spark
15 28 (18.54%) SQL
16 27 (17.88%) Degree
16 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
16 27 (17.88%) Distributed Algorithms
17 26 (17.22%) STL
18 25 (16.56%) .NET
19 23 (15.23%) TDD
19 23 (15.23%) Deep Learning
20 22 (14.57%) 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 29 (19.21%) Apache Spark
2 16 (10.60%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.64%) Apache
4 4 (2.65%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.99%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.66%) Siemens NX
3 1 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 45 (29.80%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.28%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.65%) IaaS
4 4 (2.65%) PaaS
4 4 (2.65%) SaaS
5 3 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.66%) GitHub
6 1 (0.66%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.31%) HTTP
2 4 (2.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.52%) MongoDB
2 30 (19.87%) Hadoop
3 17 (11.26%) NoSQL
4 16 (10.60%) HBase
5 14 (9.27%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.97%) Power BI
7 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.65%) QlikView
9 3 (1.99%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.99%) Redis
10 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.32%) SAS EBI
10 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.32%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 22 (14.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.61%) NUnit
2 13 (8.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.30%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.64%) TeamCity
5 6 (3.97%) Maven
6 4 (2.65%) ReSharper
6 4 (2.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.99%) Subversion
7 3 (1.99%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.32%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.32%) Grunt
8 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.32%) Selenium
9 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (13.25%) Finance
2 5 (3.31%) Law
3 3 (1.99%) Games
4 2 (1.32%) Banking
4 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 83 (54.97%) Developer
2 25 (16.56%) C++ Developer
3 24 (15.89%) Software Developer
4 19 (12.58%) Architect
5 18 (11.92%) Java Developer
6 17 (11.26%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (10.60%) C++ Software Developer
8 15 (9.93%) Software Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) C++ Software Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) Data Scientist
9 12 (7.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) .NET Architect
10 10 (6.62%) .NET Solutions Architect
10 10 (6.62%) Python Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Cloud Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Developer in Test
12 8 (5.30%) Senior Developer
13 7 (4.64%) Data Visualisation Expert
13 7 (4.64%) DevOps Engineer
13 7 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (17.22%) STL
2 25 (16.56%) .NET
3 17 (11.26%) Node.js
4 16 (10.60%) .NET Core
4 16 (10.60%) TensorFlow
5 15 (9.93%) Natural Language Processing
5 15 (9.93%) WPF
6 13 (8.61%) Web Services
7 12 (7.95%) JSON
8 6 (3.97%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.97%) React
8 6 (3.97%) XML
9 5 (3.31%) AngularJS
9 5 (3.31%) Kafka
9 5 (3.31%) WCF
10 4 (2.65%) Keras
10 4 (2.65%) OpenCV
10 4 (2.65%) RESTful
11 3 (1.99%) jQuery
11 3 (1.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 69 (45.70%) Algorithms
2 33 (21.85%) Computer Science
3 19 (12.58%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (11.92%) Data Structures
5 16 (10.60%) Xbox
6 9 (5.96%) User Experience
7 8 (5.30%) Life Science
8 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.31%) Fintech
9 4 (2.65%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.65%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.65%) Robotics
9 4 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.99%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.99%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.99%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.60%) Linux
2 4 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
2 4 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.99%) Windows
4 2 (1.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.66%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (45.70%) Machine Learning
2 65 (43.05%) Artificial Intelligence
3 51 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (27.15%) Data Science
5 34 (22.52%) Software Engineering
6 33 (21.85%) Neural Network
7 32 (21.19%) Mathematics
8 31 (20.53%) Multithreading
9 27 (17.88%) Distributed Algorithms
10 23 (15.23%) Deep Learning
10 23 (15.23%) TDD
11 19 (12.58%) Analytics
11 19 (12.58%) Bayesian Methods
12 18 (11.92%) Visualisation
13 17 (11.26%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (11.26%) Microservices
14 16 (10.60%) BDD
14 16 (10.60%) Data Engineering
14 16 (10.60%) SOLID
14 16 (10.60%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 77 (50.99%) Python
2 56 (37.09%) Java
3 41 (27.15%) C#
4 31 (20.53%) C
4 31 (20.53%) C++
5 28 (18.54%) SQL
6 17 (11.26%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.64%) Scala
8 6 (3.97%) R
9 3 (1.99%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.99%) VBA
10 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.66%) Go
11 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.66%) Perl
11 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (26.49%) PhD
2 27 (17.88%) Degree
3 4 (2.65%) CCNA
3 4 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (19.87%) Docker
2 6 (3.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (3.31%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.99%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.32%) HDFS
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (6.62%) Puppet
2 5 (3.31%) Ansible
3 4 (2.65%) Oozie
3 4 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.66%) Kibana
5 1 (0.66%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.66%) logstash
5 1 (0.66%) Mesos
5 1 (0.66%) Packer
5 1 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (14.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.64%) Tableau
3 5 (3.31%) Cloudera
3 5 (3.31%) Oracle
3 5 (3.31%) TOWER Software
4 4 (2.65%) EMC
4 4 (2.65%) Huawei
4 4 (2.65%) NetApp
4 4 (2.65%) WorldPay
5 3 (1.99%) Bloomberg
5 3 (1.99%) Cognos
5 3 (1.99%) Google
5 3 (1.99%) Hortonworks
5 3 (1.99%) Samsung
6 2 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.66%) Facebook
7 1 (0.66%) MapR
7 1 (0.66%) Splunk