Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Data Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Engineering over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Data Engineering
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 169 147
Rank change year-on-year +20 -22 -
Permanent jobs citing Data Engineering 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.071% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.079% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Cheshire median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +79.25% -
10th Percentile £46,000 £45,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £49,750 £29,750
North West median annual salary £65,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +36.84% -9.52% -

Data Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,492 2,535 1,972
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.79% 90.09% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,895 1,905 1,689
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Data Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Engineering in Cheshire

Data Engineering
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Data Engineering in Cheshire

Data Engineering
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Engineering in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Data Engineering in Cheshire

Data Engineering
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Data Engineering within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Chester +10 9 £62,500 - 2
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £47,500 -
Data Engineering
North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing Data Engineering 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 Data Engineering.

1 10 (83.33%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
4 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
5 6 (50.00%) Kafka
5 6 (50.00%) Python
6 5 (41.67%) Talend
7 4 (33.33%) Data Science
7 4 (33.33%) Apache Pig
7 4 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (33.33%) Scala
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (33.33%) TDD
8 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (25.00%) JSON
8 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (25.00%) HTML5
8 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (25.00%) Git (software)

Data Engineering
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 9 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (33.33%) Apache Pig
3 2 (16.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (8.33%) GitHub
5 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Big Data
2 8 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (16.67%) Flink
6 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (16.67%) Power BI
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon Aurora
7 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (8.33%) HBase
7 1 (8.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Data Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Kafka
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) JSON
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
3 2 (16.67%) EJB
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Infotainment
3 1 (8.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Data Science
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (25.00%) DevOps
4 3 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) Scala
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Talend
2 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 2 (16.67%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Hyperion
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter