Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 136 126
Rank change year-on-year +48 -10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 62 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.59% 1.24% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.82% 4.05% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 18
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.76% -18.00%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,625 £61,000 £82,750
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +9.38%

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 703 963 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 29.40% 30.74% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 551 798 678
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +16.44% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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
Knutsford +28 19 £67,500 -
Chester +12 13 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Crewe - 13 £30,500 -
Warrington +12 10 £45,000 +100.00%
Daresbury - 1 - -
Big Data
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 31 (50.00%) Java
2 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) Python
5 15 (24.19%) SQL
5 15 (24.19%) Banking
5 15 (24.19%) Risk Management
5 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (24.19%) DevOps
6 13 (20.97%) Internet of Things
6 13 (20.97%) Analytics
6 13 (20.97%) Internet
7 12 (19.35%) Node.js
7 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
8 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
8 11 (17.74%) Machine Learning
8 11 (17.74%) Investment Banking
8 11 (17.74%) Wealth Management
8 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
8 11 (17.74%) Law
9 10 (16.13%) TDD
9 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
10 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
10 9 (14.52%) Project Management
10 9 (14.52%) Linux
11 8 (12.90%) HTML
11 8 (12.90%) Windows
11 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (11.29%) Natural Language Processing

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 6 (9.68%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.84%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (6.45%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (6.45%) Serverless
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (4.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (4.84%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (4.84%) Datadog
5 3 (4.84%) GitHub
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.97%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) DNS
2 2 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (3.23%) Firewall
2 2 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
3 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) QlikView
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Hive
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.23%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (3.23%) Flink
6 2 (3.23%) Power BI
7 1 (1.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.61%) DB2
7 1 (1.61%) HBase
7 1 (1.61%) Impala
7 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.45%) Selenium
3 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (24.19%) Banking
2 11 (17.74%) Investment Banking
2 11 (17.74%) Law
3 5 (8.06%) Advertising
4 4 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing
6 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (40.32%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Full Stack Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Java Developer
2 12 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.45%) Junior
6 4 (6.45%) Junior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Junior JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Node.js
2 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
3 8 (12.90%) HTML
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
4 7 (11.29%) Natural Language Processing
4 7 (11.29%) Web Services
5 6 (9.68%) HTML5
6 5 (8.06%) .NET
6 5 (8.06%) Kafka
7 4 (6.45%) Ajax
7 4 (6.45%) Java EE
7 4 (6.45%) JSON
7 4 (6.45%) RESTful
8 3 (4.84%) XML
9 2 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (3.23%) LESS
9 2 (3.23%) React
9 2 (3.23%) REST
9 2 (3.23%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Internet of Things
2 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.06%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.45%) PMI
4 4 (6.45%) User Experience
5 2 (3.23%) Marketing Technology
6 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.61%) Infotainment
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.61%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 2 (3.23%) CentOS
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) DevOps
2 15 (24.19%) Risk Management
3 13 (20.97%) Analytics
4 11 (17.74%) Data Analysis
4 11 (17.74%) Machine Learning
4 11 (17.74%) Wealth Management
5 10 (16.13%) TDD
6 9 (14.52%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.52%) Project Management
7 7 (11.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (11.29%) Data Engineering
7 7 (11.29%) Data Modelling
7 7 (11.29%) Data Science
7 7 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (11.29%) Secure Coding
8 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.68%) Mathematics
8 6 (9.68%) SDLC
9 5 (8.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) JavaScript
3 16 (25.81%) Python
4 15 (24.19%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 5 (8.06%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.45%) C#
7 3 (4.84%) Perl
7 3 (4.84%) R
7 3 (4.84%) Scala
8 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.23%) C++
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.23%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) COBOL
9 1 (1.61%) JCL
9 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.61%) REXX
9 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) PhD
2 4 (6.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (3.23%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (6.45%) vSphere
2 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.23%) Corosync
2 2 (3.23%) HDFS
2 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HAProxy
1 2 (3.23%) Icinga
1 2 (3.23%) Nagios
1 2 (3.23%) Opsview
1 2 (3.23%) Pacemaker
2 1 (1.61%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.61%) Webmin
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Cloudera
1 5 (8.06%) Google
1 5 (8.06%) Tableau
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 3 (4.84%) Teradata
4 2 (3.23%) ArcSight
4 2 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.23%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.23%) Talend
5 1 (1.61%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.61%) Syncsort