The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
London / City of London
Rank 56 67 109
Rank change year-on-year +11 +42  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 231 291 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.55% 4.11% 2.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.16% 14.37% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 218 239 213
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1631 2025 2826
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 32.13% 28.58% 27.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1797 2479
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £38,472
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the City of London

Big Data
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the City of London

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the City of London

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 163 (38.44%) SQL
2 162 (38.21%) Hadoop
3 151 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
4 134 (31.60%) Analytics
5 129 (30.42%) Python
6 122 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
7 116 (27.36%) Finance
8 109 (25.71%) Java
9 107 (25.24%) Apache Spark
10 106 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 105 (24.76%) NoSQL
12 94 (22.17%) Data Warehouse
13 89 (20.99%) Machine Learning
14 80 (18.87%) Apache Hive
15 78 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
16 77 (18.16%) Computer Science
17 73 (17.22%) ETL
18 72 (16.98%) Microsoft
19 68 (16.04%) Degree
20 60 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
21 59 (13.92%) Mathematics
21 59 (13.92%) C#
22 58 (13.68%) Scala
23 56 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 53 (12.50%) Marketing
24 53 (12.50%) Oracle
25 50 (11.79%) JavaScript
26 49 (11.56%) Banking
26 49 (11.56%) Retail
26 49 (11.56%) DevOps

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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
1 107 (25.24%) Apache Spark
2 26 (6.13%) SAS
3 25 (5.90%) Apache Pig
4 16 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (3.07%) Apache
6 12 (2.83%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.59%) Apache Solr
7 11 (2.59%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.36%) Jetty
8 10 (2.36%) OpenStack
9 9 (2.12%) JBoss
9 9 (2.12%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.42%) Confluence
11 5 (1.18%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.71%) IIS
12 3 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.24%) nginx
Applications
1 28 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.36%) SPSS
3 5 (1.18%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) Gephi
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.47%) HFM
2 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Bloomberg TOMS
3 1 (0.24%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.24%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
Cloud Services
1 60 (14.15%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.54%) GitHub
4 12 (2.83%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (2.36%) SaaS
6 8 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (1.42%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.71%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.47%) PaaS
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.24%) DigitalOcean
11 1 (0.24%) IaaS
11 1 (0.24%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.24%) Linode
11 1 (0.24%) VULTR
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.12%) Internet
2 3 (0.71%) DNS
2 3 (0.71%) HTTP
2 3 (0.71%) Kerberos
2 3 (0.71%) LDAP
3 2 (0.47%) DHCP
3 2 (0.47%) Firewall
3 2 (0.47%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.24%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.24%) LAN
4 1 (0.24%) Network Security
4 1 (0.24%) PPP
4 1 (0.24%) SSL
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
4 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (38.21%) Hadoop
2 106 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 105 (24.76%) NoSQL
4 94 (22.17%) Data Warehouse
5 80 (18.87%) Apache Hive
6 56 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (9.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 36 (8.49%) Data Mining
8 36 (8.49%) Sqoop
9 34 (8.02%) Relational Database
10 33 (7.78%) MongoDB
10 33 (7.78%) Power BI
11 31 (7.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (6.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 25 (5.90%) HBase
14 23 (5.42%) QlikView
15 19 (4.48%) MySQL
15 19 (4.48%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (4.25%) Data Lake
17 17 (4.01%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 24 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 23 (5.42%) JIRA
3 9 (2.12%) Toad
4 8 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.42%) Jasmine
5 6 (1.42%) Maven
5 6 (1.42%) Selenium
6 5 (1.18%) Subversion
7 4 (0.94%) Gerrit
7 4 (0.94%) Grunt
7 4 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.71%) Hudson
8 3 (0.71%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.47%) Cobertura
9 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.47%) ERwin
9 2 (0.47%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.47%) Protractor
9 2 (0.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 116 (27.36%) Finance
2 53 (12.50%) Marketing
3 49 (11.56%) Banking
3 49 (11.56%) Retail
4 20 (4.72%) Advertising
4 20 (4.72%) Legal
5 14 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 11 (2.59%) Publishing
7 8 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.18%) Front Office
9 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
10 3 (0.71%) Electronics
10 3 (0.71%) Games
11 2 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.47%) Back Office
11 2 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (31.37%) Developer
2 70 (16.51%) Architect
3 46 (10.85%) Data Architect
4 41 (9.67%) Consultant
5 38 (8.96%) Java Developer
6 34 (8.02%) Senior Developer
7 33 (7.78%) Analyst
7 33 (7.78%) Data Scientist
8 23 (5.42%) Data Engineer
8 23 (5.42%) SQL Developer
9 22 (5.19%) Big Data Developer
10 20 (4.72%) Big Data Architect
10 20 (4.72%) Big Data Engineer
10 20 (4.72%) Junior
11 18 (4.25%) Data Consultant
11 18 (4.25%) Hadoop Developer
12 17 (4.01%) C# Developer
12 17 (4.01%) Enterprise Architect
12 17 (4.01%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 16 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (11.08%) .NET
2 39 (9.20%) Kafka
3 25 (5.90%) Web Services
4 22 (5.19%) AngularJS
5 19 (4.48%) XML
6 17 (4.01%) Node.js
6 17 (4.01%) SOAP
6 17 (4.01%) Spring
7 16 (3.77%) REST
8 15 (3.54%) HTML
9 13 (3.07%) MDX
9 13 (3.07%) WPF
10 12 (2.83%) Flask
10 12 (2.83%) React
11 11 (2.59%) Lucene
11 11 (2.59%) Natural Language Processing
12 10 (2.36%) Django
12 10 (2.36%) Elastic Stack
12 10 (2.36%) JSON
12 10 (2.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (18.16%) Computer Science
3 45 (10.61%) Algorithms
4 39 (9.20%) Credit Risk
5 27 (6.37%) Fintech
6 15 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (3.07%) User Experience
8 10 (2.36%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.65%) Internet of Things
9 7 (1.65%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.42%) Mobile Banking
11 5 (1.18%) FMCG
12 4 (0.94%) Robotics
13 3 (0.71%) Derivative
13 3 (0.71%) Equities
13 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.71%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.71%) Social Media
14 2 (0.47%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.47%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 42 (9.91%) Linux
2 16 (3.77%) Unix
3 12 (2.83%) Windows
4 8 (1.89%) Android
4 8 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.89%) CentOS
5 7 (1.65%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.71%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.24%) AIX
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (31.60%) Analytics
3 122 (28.77%) Business Intelligence
4 89 (20.99%) Machine Learning
5 73 (17.22%) ETL
6 59 (13.92%) Mathematics
7 49 (11.56%) DevOps
8 44 (10.38%) TDD
9 43 (10.14%) MapReduce
9 43 (10.14%) Mentoring
10 39 (9.20%) Visualisation
11 37 (8.73%) Multithreading
12 36 (8.49%) Web Analytics
13 35 (8.25%) Software Engineering
14 34 (8.02%) Data Modelling
14 34 (8.02%) Statistics
15 33 (7.78%) Open Source
16 32 (7.55%) Data Analytics
17 31 (7.31%) E-Commerce
17 31 (7.31%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 163 (38.44%) SQL
2 129 (30.42%) Python
3 109 (25.71%) Java
4 59 (13.92%) C#
5 58 (13.68%) Scala
6 50 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 47 (11.08%) R
8 38 (8.96%) T-SQL
9 24 (5.66%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.19%) Perl
11 20 (4.72%) Ruby
12 19 (4.48%) C
13 18 (4.25%) C++
14 14 (3.30%) Go
14 14 (3.30%) PHP
15 11 (2.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 5 (1.18%) HiveQL
16 5 (1.18%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.94%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.71%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 68 (16.04%) Degree
2 48 (11.32%) PhD
3 17 (4.01%) Postgraduate
4 11 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.12%) ISEB
6 7 (1.65%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.18%) PMP
8 4 (0.94%) CCIE
8 4 (0.94%) CCNA
8 4 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.94%) CISM
8 4 (0.94%) CISSP
8 4 (0.94%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.47%) ACCA
9 2 (0.47%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.24%) APMP
10 1 (0.24%) CIMA
10 1 (0.24%) MCSE
10 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.07%) QA
2 11 (2.59%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.71%) MiFID
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (9.43%) HDFS
2 23 (5.42%) Docker
3 22 (5.19%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.18%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (6.60%) Puppet
2 23 (5.42%) Ansible
2 23 (5.42%) Oozie
3 18 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (3.07%) Mesos
5 11 (2.59%) Kubernetes
6 10 (2.36%) Kibana
6 10 (2.36%) logstash
7 9 (2.12%) Salt
8 6 (1.42%) Terraform
9 5 (1.18%) Ambari
10 3 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.47%) Marathon
11 2 (0.47%) Rancher
12 1 (0.24%) Consul
12 1 (0.24%) Graphite
12 1 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
12 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 72 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 53 (12.50%) Oracle
3 36 (8.49%) Tableau
4 21 (4.95%) Hortonworks
5 15 (3.54%) Google
5 15 (3.54%) SAP
6 12 (2.83%) Cloudera
7 9 (2.12%) Cognos
8 8 (1.89%) Apigee
8 8 (1.89%) MicroStrategy
9 7 (1.65%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.42%) IBM
10 6 (1.42%) MapR
11 5 (1.18%) Netezza
11 5 (1.18%) Sybase
11 5 (1.18%) Teradata
12 4 (0.94%) hybris
12 4 (0.94%) Informatica
13 3 (0.71%) Ab Initio
13 3 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + 28 Days Holiday + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £71500 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Exclusive Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £120k to £150k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000 + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £ 85,000 + car allowance (5.9k) + bonus (10-15%) + pension + hea
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - circa £85,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 plus exceptional benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 3 days ago