Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 67 86 91
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 128 138 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.11% 3.29% 2.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.26% 13.60% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 77 108 62
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,375 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £62,500 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.93% +7.27% +15.79%

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 787 1,015 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.26% 24.17% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 570 806 713
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,426 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.84% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 +35 121 £55,000 +4.76% 20
Huntingdon - 4 £57,500 - 2
Peterborough -31 3 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 94 (73.44%) Machine Learning
2 83 (64.84%) Java
3 55 (42.97%) Python
4 49 (38.28%) Artificial Intelligence
5 46 (35.94%) Linux
6 44 (34.38%) Finance
7 42 (32.81%) Fintech
8 37 (28.91%) Algorithms
9 36 (28.13%) Hadoop
10 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
11 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 31 (24.22%) C
13 29 (22.66%) WebEx
14 26 (20.31%) Visualisation
15 23 (17.97%) Data Visualisation
15 23 (17.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 23 (17.97%) C#
15 23 (17.97%) C++
15 23 (17.97%) Data Science
16 21 (16.41%) Multithreading
17 20 (15.63%) Distributed Algorithms
18 19 (14.84%) SQL
19 17 (13.28%) Analytics
19 17 (13.28%) Apache Spark
19 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
20 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
20 16 (12.50%) Deep Learning
20 16 (12.50%) Neural Network
21 14 (10.94%) TDD

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 17 (13.28%) Apache Spark
2 6 (4.69%) Apache
3 2 (1.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.78%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
Applications
1 23 (17.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (4.69%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.16%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.91%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (3.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.78%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.66%) WebEx
2 2 (1.56%) DNS
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 17 (13.28%) MongoDB
3 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
5 9 (7.03%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (5.47%) Data Lake
6 7 (5.47%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.47%) MySQL
6 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (3.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.91%) Cosmos DB
8 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.13%) InterBase
9 4 (3.13%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.56%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.78%) QlikView
11 1 (0.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Jenkins
1 5 (3.91%) Maven
1 5 (3.91%) Selenium
2 4 (3.13%) JMeter
2 4 (3.13%) JUnit
2 4 (3.13%) Mercurial
2 4 (3.13%) Mockito
2 4 (3.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.78%) Mocha
3 1 (0.78%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.78%) Travis CI
General
1 44 (34.38%) Finance
2 11 (8.59%) Banking
3 8 (6.25%) Retail
4 6 (4.69%) Law
4 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (36.72%) Developer
2 29 (22.66%) Technical Trainer
2 29 (22.66%) Trainer
3 20 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 19 (14.84%) Graduate
5 17 (13.28%) Author
5 17 (13.28%) Technical Author
6 15 (11.72%) Graduate Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Graduate Java Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Software Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Machine Learning Researcher
8 8 (6.25%) Python Developer
8 8 (6.25%) Python Engineer
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.47%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (4.69%) Head of Development
10 6 (4.69%) Programmer
10 6 (4.69%) Software Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) SQL Server BI Developer
11 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) TensorFlow
1 14 (10.94%) Web Services
2 12 (9.38%) Spring
3 11 (8.59%) REST
3 11 (8.59%) SOAP
4 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
5 7 (5.47%) Spring MVC
6 6 (4.69%) Django
6 6 (4.69%) React
7 5 (3.91%) Kafka
7 5 (3.91%) Natural Language Processing
8 4 (3.13%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (3.13%) Ionic Framework
8 4 (3.13%) MyBatis
8 4 (3.13%) PrimeFaces
9 3 (2.34%) .NET
9 3 (2.34%) Keras
10 2 (1.56%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.56%) CSS
10 2 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (32.81%) Fintech
2 37 (28.91%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.69%) Smart City
4 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) Robotics
5 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.94%) Linux
2 1 (0.78%) Android
2 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (73.44%) Machine Learning
2 49 (38.28%) Artificial Intelligence
3 33 (25.78%) Software Engineering
4 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (20.31%) Visualisation
6 23 (17.97%) Data Science
6 23 (17.97%) Data Visualisation
7 21 (16.41%) Multithreading
8 20 (15.63%) Distributed Algorithms
9 17 (13.28%) Analytics
10 16 (12.50%) Bayesian Methods
10 16 (12.50%) Deep Learning
10 16 (12.50%) Neural Network
11 14 (10.94%) TDD
12 13 (10.16%) Predictive Analysis
12 13 (10.16%) Scrum
13 10 (7.81%) DevOps
13 10 (7.81%) MVC
13 10 (7.81%) OO
13 10 (7.81%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 83 (64.84%) Java
2 55 (42.97%) Python
3 31 (24.22%) C
4 23 (17.97%) C#
4 23 (17.97%) C++
5 19 (14.84%) SQL
6 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.47%) Scala
8 6 (4.69%) Rust
9 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (3.91%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.34%) Julia
11 2 (1.56%) R
12 1 (0.78%) ES6
12 1 (0.78%) Java 8
12 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.78%) PHP
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.34%) PhD
4 2 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.56%) Puppet
2 2 (1.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) Tableau
3 5 (3.91%) Databricks
3 5 (3.91%) Google
3 5 (3.91%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (0.78%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (0.78%) New Relic
5 1 (0.78%) SaltStack