Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East Midlands
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 68 128
Rank change year-on-year -4 +60 -25
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 44 151 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.65% 3.78% 2.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.13% 12.30% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 138 102
Median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -24.53% +28.64%
10th Percentile £35,400 £32,000 £40,200
90th Percentile £105,000 £75,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 482 1,228 1,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.04% 30.75% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 413 1,014 1,475
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

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 7 August 2020. 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 -18 30 £75,000 +36.36% 3
Northamptonshire +41 9 £50,500 -36.88% 7
Derbyshire +22 3 £32,000 -1.54%
Leicestershire +42 2 - - 2
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 32 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (52.27%) Apache Spark
4 22 (50.00%) HBase
5 21 (47.73%) Data Analysis
5 21 (47.73%) Degree
5 21 (47.73%) Java
6 20 (45.45%) AWS
7 19 (43.18%) Finance
8 17 (38.64%) Azure
8 17 (38.64%) DevOps
9 16 (36.36%) HDFS
9 16 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (36.36%) Data Modelling
10 15 (34.09%) Oracle
10 15 (34.09%) Scrum
10 15 (34.09%) Scala
10 15 (34.09%) Master's Degree
11 14 (31.82%) NoSQL
11 14 (31.82%) Kafka
11 14 (31.82%) Analytics
11 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
11 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
12 13 (29.55%) Google
12 13 (29.55%) Data Governance
12 13 (29.55%) GCP
12 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
13 12 (27.27%) Technical Leadership
13 12 (27.27%) Computer Science

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 23 (52.27%) Apache Spark
2 9 (20.45%) CMS
3 7 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (9.09%) nginx
4 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Synapse
5 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.27%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) AWS
2 17 (38.64%) Azure
3 13 (29.55%) GCP
4 6 (13.64%) Serverless
5 5 (11.36%) Amazon EKS
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon ECS
6 4 (9.09%) Amazon S3
6 4 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (9.09%) SaaS
7 2 (4.55%) Azure Functions
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (2.27%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (2.27%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) FTP
2 3 (6.82%) AMQP
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) Hadoop
2 22 (50.00%) HBase
3 14 (31.82%) NoSQL
4 11 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (22.73%) MySQL
6 7 (15.91%) Apache Hive
6 7 (15.91%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 7 (15.91%) Data Lake
6 7 (15.91%) Flink
6 7 (15.91%) Impala
6 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.64%) OLTP
8 5 (11.36%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (9.09%) BigQuery
9 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
9 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (9.09%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) ER Studio
1 6 (13.64%) ERwin
1 6 (13.64%) PowerDesigner
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.82%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Architect
2 13 (29.55%) Data Architect
3 9 (20.45%) Big Data Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Big Data Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Data Modeller
4 6 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 4 (9.09%) ETL Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Data Architect
7 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Lead Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior ETL Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Kafka
2 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
3 5 (11.36%) REST
4 4 (9.09%) Apache Avro
4 4 (9.09%) GraphQL
4 4 (9.09%) JSON
4 4 (9.09%) SOAP
4 4 (9.09%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) CSS
5 3 (6.82%) Hibernate
5 3 (6.82%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (4.55%) .NET
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.55%) J2EE
6 2 (4.55%) jQuery
6 2 (4.55%) OAuth
6 2 (4.55%) OAuth2
6 2 (4.55%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Public Cloud
3 4 (9.09%) Cloud Native
3 4 (9.09%) Credit Risk
3 4 (9.09%) Replication
3 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) PMI
5 1 (2.27%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (47.73%) Data Analysis
3 17 (38.64%) DevOps
4 16 (36.36%) Data Modelling
4 16 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (34.09%) Scrum
6 14 (31.82%) Analytics
6 14 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 14 (31.82%) Test Automation
7 13 (29.55%) Data Governance
8 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.27%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (25.00%) Data Management
9 11 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
10 10 (22.73%) ETL
10 10 (22.73%) IT Strategy
11 9 (20.45%) Content Management
11 9 (20.45%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (20.45%) Metadata Management
11 9 (20.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (47.73%) Java
2 15 (34.09%) Scala
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) C#
6 2 (4.55%) C++
6 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) Degree
2 15 (34.09%) Master's Degree
3 12 (27.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.55%) AWS Certification
4 2 (4.55%) PhD
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
1 5 (11.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) IFRS
2 1 (2.27%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 16 (36.36%) HDFS
2 4 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (9.09%) Varnish
3 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (20.45%) Kibana
2 5 (11.36%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.27%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) Google
3 11 (25.00%) Teradata
4 9 (20.45%) IBM
5 6 (13.64%) Ab Initio
5 6 (13.64%) Cloudera
6 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
7 2 (4.55%) Xamarin
8 1 (2.27%) Databricks
8 1 (2.27%) SAP
8 1 (2.27%) Tableau