Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 119 118
Rank change year-on-year +41 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 64 70 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.03% 2.06% 1.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.41% 6.22% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 21 56 22
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.78% -14.29% +27.32%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,875 £67,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +23.53%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 561 1,125 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.59% 33.06% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 416 897 635
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Cheshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in Cheshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Cheshire

Big Data
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 March 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
Daresbury 0 20 - -
Warrington +15 15 £30,000 +33.33% 1
Crewe +21 12 £30,500 - 3
Knutsford +25 7 £42,750 -39.79% 1
Wilmslow - 1 £45,000 -
Big Data
North West

For the 6 months to 21 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (40.63%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (40.63%) GitHub
2 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 26 (40.63%) Multithreading
2 26 (40.63%) Datadog
2 26 (40.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 26 (40.63%) AWS Lambda
2 26 (40.63%) Serverless
3 24 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 23 (35.94%) Linux
5 22 (34.38%) Amazon RDS
5 22 (34.38%) Amazon S3
5 22 (34.38%) Slack
5 22 (34.38%) Linux Command Line
5 22 (34.38%) Terraform
5 22 (34.38%) Ansible
5 22 (34.38%) Docker
5 22 (34.38%) DevOps
6 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (29.69%) Python
8 18 (28.13%) Java
9 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 15 (23.44%) XML
11 15 (23.44%) JSON
11 15 (23.44%) RESTful
11 15 (23.44%) Amazon SQS
11 15 (23.44%) API Design
12 14 (21.88%) Algorithms

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (1.56%) JBoss
1 1 (1.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 27 (42.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (40.63%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (40.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 26 (40.63%) AWS Lambda
2 26 (40.63%) Datadog
2 26 (40.63%) GitHub
2 26 (40.63%) Serverless
3 22 (34.38%) Amazon S3
3 22 (34.38%) Slack
4 15 (23.44%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.38%) Amazon RDS
2 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (17.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (17.19%) MariaDB
3 11 (17.19%) MySQL
4 4 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (40.63%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.06%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.75%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (3.13%) Back Office
3 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (1.56%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (68.75%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Python Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Java Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Analytics Manager
4 12 (18.75%) Data Analytics Manager
4 12 (18.75%) Full Stack Developer
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 12 (18.75%) Software Project Manager
5 4 (6.25%) Junior
5 4 (6.25%) Junior Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 3 (4.69%) Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Designer
6 3 (4.69%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) JSON
1 15 (23.44%) RESTful
1 15 (23.44%) XML
2 13 (20.31%) REST
3 11 (17.19%) Laravel
3 11 (17.19%) Web Services
4 6 (9.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (9.38%) Node.js
5 2 (3.13%) Anaconda
5 2 (3.13%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.56%) CSS
6 1 (1.56%) CSS3
6 1 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (1.56%) HTML
6 1 (1.56%) HTML5
6 1 (1.56%) J2EE
6 1 (1.56%) JDBC
6 1 (1.56%) Spring
6 1 (1.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Linux Command Line
2 17 (26.56%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (21.88%) Algorithms
4 12 (18.75%) Internet of Things
4 12 (18.75%) PMI
5 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.13%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.13%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Multithreading
2 22 (34.38%) DevOps
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.44%) API Design
5 14 (21.88%) Data Analysis
5 14 (21.88%) Line Management
5 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
5 14 (21.88%) SDLC
6 13 (20.31%) Analytics
6 13 (20.31%) Data Analytics
6 13 (20.31%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.31%) Project Management
7 12 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 12 (18.75%) Change Control
7 12 (18.75%) Data Science
7 12 (18.75%) Mathematics
7 12 (18.75%) Presales
7 12 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
8 11 (17.19%) API Integration
8 11 (17.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (37.50%) Shell Script
2 19 (29.69%) Python
3 18 (28.13%) Java
4 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.69%) SQL
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) R
7 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) PhD
1 12 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.56%) PSD2
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) Docker
2 2 (3.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (34.38%) Ansible
1 22 (34.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Ab Initio
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle
1 2 (3.13%) Teradata
2 1 (1.56%) CA
2 1 (1.56%) Red Hat