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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
North West > Cheshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -21 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 13 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 0.53% 1.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.73% 1.89% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 24
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.43%  
10th Percentile £40,250 £39,250 £38,625
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,000 £104,875
North West median annual salary £47,500 £46,658 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +3.68%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 476 264 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.76% 27.76% 35.02%
Number of salaries quoted 928 503 1420
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £50,000 £54,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 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
Chester +11 8 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Knutsford -35 1 - - 2
Big Data
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 19 (76.00%) Hadoop
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) ETL
4 15 (60.00%) Kafka
4 15 (60.00%) Apache Spark
5 13 (52.00%) Apache Hive
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
6 11 (44.00%) Analytics
7 10 (40.00%) Apache Pig
7 10 (40.00%) HDFS
7 10 (40.00%) Impala
7 10 (40.00%) MapReduce
7 10 (40.00%) HBase
7 10 (40.00%) Data Architecture
8 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
8 9 (36.00%) Data Analytics
9 7 (28.00%) Talend
9 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
9 7 (28.00%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (24.00%) Tableau
10 6 (24.00%) Cloudera
11 5 (20.00%) Spark SQL
11 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (20.00%) Visualisation

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 15 (60.00%) Apache Spark
2 10 (40.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (76.00%) Hadoop
2 13 (52.00%) Apache Hive
3 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (40.00%) HBase
4 10 (40.00%) Impala
5 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (20.00%) Spark SQL
6 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.00%) MySQL
8 3 (12.00%) QlikView
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (4.00%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (4.00%) DTS
10 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
10 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Development Manager
4 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Head of Management Information
6 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) ETL
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Analytics
4 10 (40.00%) Data Architecture
4 10 (40.00%) MapReduce
5 9 (36.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 9 (36.00%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (36.00%) Data Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (20.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (12.00%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Logistic Regression
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
9 2 (8.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) R
5 2 (8.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PhD
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) HDFS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Talend
2 6 (24.00%) Cloudera
2 6 (24.00%) Tableau
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 1 (4.00%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £750000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: £48,802 per annum
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