Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 147 112
Rank change year-on-year +53 -35 +79
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 142 88 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.06% 1.69% 2.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.42% 5.43% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 82 150
East Midlands median annual salary £72,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.10% -16.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £40,500 £33,875 £32,375
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,507 1,621 2,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 32.48% 31.16% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 1,390 1,682
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £27,175 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the East Midlands

Big Data
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the East Midlands

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the East Midlands

Big Data
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Nottinghamshire +29 87 £65,000 - 8
Northamptonshire +34 47 £90,000 +157.14% 3
Leicestershire -21 4 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Derbyshire -2 2 £71,500 +58.89%
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 78 (54.93%) Apache Spark
2 73 (51.41%) Hadoop
3 70 (49.30%) Java
4 66 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (40.85%) SQL
6 48 (33.80%) Microsoft Azure
7 43 (30.28%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (30.28%) Business Intelligence
8 42 (29.58%) Analytics
9 41 (28.87%) Finance
9 41 (28.87%) Degree
10 39 (27.46%) Amazon AWS
11 37 (26.06%) Visualisation
12 34 (23.94%) HBase
13 33 (23.24%) Python
14 32 (22.54%) Computer Science
15 31 (21.83%) Scala
16 30 (21.13%) NoSQL
17 29 (20.42%) Software Engineering
17 29 (20.42%) Google Cloud Platform
18 27 (19.01%) Google
19 24 (16.90%) Power BI
20 23 (16.20%) Data Modelling
21 22 (15.49%) Cloudera
21 22 (15.49%) Master Data Management
21 22 (15.49%) Data Architecture
22 21 (14.79%) Kafka
22 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
23 20 (14.08%) C++
23 20 (14.08%) Open Source

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 78 (54.93%) Apache Spark
2 19 (13.38%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.93%) SAS
4 2 (1.41%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 48 (33.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (27.46%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (20.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (6.34%) IBM Cloud
5 8 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.82%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.70%) Apigee
8 1 (0.70%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (51.41%) Hadoop
2 43 (30.28%) Data Warehouse
3 34 (23.94%) HBase
4 30 (21.13%) NoSQL
5 24 (16.90%) Power BI
6 21 (14.79%) SQL Server
7 20 (14.08%) Apache Hive
8 17 (11.97%) Flink
8 17 (11.97%) Impala
8 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (10.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (7.75%) BigQuery
10 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (6.34%) Star Schema
12 8 (5.63%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 7 (4.93%) Data Lake
14 6 (4.23%) Sqoop
15 4 (2.82%) Cloudera CDH
15 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (2.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (5.63%) GitLab
3 8 (5.63%) Gradle
4 5 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.82%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.11%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.70%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.70%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.70%) JIRA
8 1 (0.70%) JUnit
8 1 (0.70%) SoapUI
General
1 41 (28.87%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Retail
3 5 (3.52%) Banking
4 4 (2.82%) French Language
4 4 (2.82%) German Language
5 3 (2.11%) Electronics
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
6 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) Games
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Developer
2 37 (26.06%) Architect
3 29 (20.42%) Data Architect
4 26 (18.31%) Big Data Engineer
4 26 (18.31%) Data Engineer
5 21 (14.79%) Big Data Developer
6 18 (12.68%) Enterprise Architect
6 18 (12.68%) Senior Developer
7 16 (11.27%) Java Developer
8 12 (8.45%) Big Data Architect
8 12 (8.45%) Hadoop Engineer
8 12 (8.45%) Senior Big Data Developer
9 11 (7.75%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 11 (7.75%) Java Engineer
10 8 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Big Data Software Engineer
11 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Software Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) Head of Information
12 5 (3.52%) Head of Information Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.79%) Kafka
2 18 (12.68%) Web Services
3 9 (6.34%) JSON
3 9 (6.34%) XML
4 8 (5.63%) .NET
5 7 (4.93%) REST
6 5 (3.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.82%) J2EE
7 4 (2.82%) MDX
7 4 (2.82%) RESTful
8 3 (2.11%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (2.11%) HTML
8 3 (2.11%) Natural Language Processing
8 3 (2.11%) Node.js
8 3 (2.11%) NumPy
8 3 (2.11%) Pandas
8 3 (2.11%) React
8 3 (2.11%) Spring
9 2 (1.41%) PySpark
9 2 (1.41%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (13.38%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.15%) Public Cloud
4 12 (8.45%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (6.34%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.23%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.41%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.41%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.41%) User Experience
8 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.70%) Fintech
8 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.04%) Linux
1 10 (7.04%) Unix
2 2 (1.41%) Windows
3 1 (0.70%) Mac OS
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.28%) Business Intelligence
3 42 (29.58%) Analytics
4 37 (26.06%) Visualisation
5 29 (20.42%) Software Engineering
6 23 (16.20%) Data Modelling
7 22 (15.49%) Data Architecture
7 22 (15.49%) Master Data Management
8 20 (14.08%) Open Source
8 20 (14.08%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (13.38%) Machine Learning
10 17 (11.97%) Validation
11 16 (11.27%) Data Science
11 16 (11.27%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (10.56%) Data Engineering
12 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Architecture
12 15 (10.56%) MapReduce
12 15 (10.56%) Metadata Management
12 15 (10.56%) Test Automation
13 14 (9.86%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.30%) Java
2 58 (40.85%) SQL
3 33 (23.24%) Python
4 31 (21.83%) Scala
5 20 (14.08%) C++
6 11 (7.75%) R
7 9 (6.34%) MATLAB
8 8 (5.63%) JavaScript
9 7 (4.93%) C#
9 7 (4.93%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (2.11%) Java 8
12 3 (2.11%) PHP
12 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.41%) Ruby
14 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (28.87%) Degree
2 15 (10.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.82%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.70%) CEH
4 1 (0.70%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.70%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) GDPR
2 10 (7.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.70%) PMO
3 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) HDFS
2 5 (3.52%) Apache Flume
3 2 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (9.86%) Oozie
2 8 (5.63%) Puppet
3 3 (2.11%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.11%) Kibana
4 2 (1.41%) logstash
5 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (19.01%) Google
2 22 (15.49%) Cloudera
3 19 (13.38%) Tableau
4 14 (9.86%) Microsoft
5 12 (8.45%) Oracle
6 9 (6.34%) MapR
7 4 (2.82%) Alteryx
7 4 (2.82%) Hortonworks
7 4 (2.82%) Reuters
8 2 (1.41%) Teradata
9 1 (0.70%) Cisco
9 1 (0.70%) Splunk
9 1 (0.70%) Talend