Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 27 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 113 106 143
Rank change year-on-year -7 +37 +8
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 150 265 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.48% 2.84% 2.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.52% 11.28% 7.65%
Number of salaries quoted 118 185 215
East of England median annual salary £75,000 £62,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.93% +7.27%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £81,250
England median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +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 of England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,576 2,350 3,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 26.07% 25.19% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 1,863 2,856
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,902
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.27% +4.23%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the East of England

Big Data
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the East of England

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the East of England over the 6 months to 27 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the East of England

Big Data
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 27 January 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
Bedfordshire -12 51 £75,000 +11.11% 21
Hertfordshire +57 47 £80,000 +28.00% 6
Cambridgeshire -25 36 £65,000 +18.18% 11
Suffolk +9 15 £53,750 +2.38% 3
Essex -10 1 £50,000 -31.03% 2
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 of England region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 70 (46.67%) Python
2 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (35.33%) AWS
4 47 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (28.67%) Linux
6 42 (28.00%) Analytics
7 41 (27.33%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
9 38 (25.33%) Apache Spark
10 37 (24.67%) Data Modelling
11 35 (23.33%) Hadoop
12 33 (22.00%) Apache Hive
13 32 (21.33%) Kafka
14 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 31 (20.67%) Scrum
15 29 (19.33%) Finance
15 29 (19.33%) Impala
15 29 (19.33%) Oozie
16 28 (18.67%) Unix
17 25 (16.67%) DevOps
17 25 (16.67%) Apache Flume
18 24 (16.00%) Waterfall
18 24 (16.00%) Azure
18 24 (16.00%) Kubernetes
18 24 (16.00%) Apache Kudu
18 24 (16.00%) Shell Script
19 23 (15.33%) Data Engineering
19 23 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
20 21 (14.00%) SDLC
20 21 (14.00%) Data Lake

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 38 (25.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (3.33%) OpenStack
3 4 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.00%) nginx
5 2 (1.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Gephi
2 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 53 (35.33%) AWS
2 24 (16.00%) Azure
3 9 (6.00%) Power Platform
4 7 (4.67%) GCP
5 6 (4.00%) Amazon S3
5 6 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (4.00%) Serverless
6 5 (3.33%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (2.67%) PaaS
7 4 (2.67%) SaaS
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.00%) Stackdriver
9 2 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.33%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.33%) Internet
2 10 (6.67%) Firewall
3 6 (4.00%) DNS
4 5 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.67%) Converged Networks
5 4 (2.67%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.00%) HTTP
6 3 (2.00%) SSL
7 2 (1.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (1.33%) MPLS
7 2 (1.33%) VPN
8 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.67%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.67%) SMTP
8 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.33%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (23.33%) Hadoop
3 33 (22.00%) Apache Hive
4 29 (19.33%) Impala
5 24 (16.00%) Apache Kudu
6 21 (14.00%) Data Lake
7 19 (12.67%) OLTP
8 14 (9.33%) SQL Server
9 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
10 11 (7.33%) Amazon Redshift
11 9 (6.00%) Power BI
12 8 (5.33%) RDBMS
12 8 (5.33%) Text Mining
13 7 (4.67%) NoSQL
14 6 (4.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 6 (4.00%) HBase
14 6 (4.00%) Sqoop
15 5 (3.33%) MongoDB
15 5 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (12.67%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.00%) JIRA
3 7 (4.67%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.33%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.67%) git-flow
6 3 (2.00%) Bitbucket Server
7 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.67%) Appium
8 1 (0.67%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.67%) Selenium
8 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.67%) Subversion
8 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (19.33%) Finance
2 10 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (6.00%) Billing
4 8 (5.33%) Legal
4 8 (5.33%) Retail
5 7 (4.67%) Banking
5 7 (4.67%) Marketing
6 6 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (3.33%) Advertising
8 4 (2.67%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.33%) French Language
9 2 (1.33%) German Language
9 2 (1.33%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.67%) Automotive
10 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 60 (40.00%) Architect
2 45 (30.00%) Data Architect
3 20 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 15 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
5 12 (8.00%) Developer
5 12 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 12 (8.00%) Hadoop Architect
6 10 (6.67%) Data Engineer
6 10 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Big Data Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Data Scientist
7 8 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (4.67%) Operations Engineer
8 7 (4.67%) Tableau Architect
9 6 (4.00%) Analyst
10 5 (3.33%) Consultant
10 5 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.33%) Kafka
2 10 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 10 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (6.67%) React
3 9 (6.00%) Node.js
3 9 (6.00%) RESTful
4 6 (4.00%) Middleware
4 6 (4.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 5 (3.33%) .NET
5 5 (3.33%) Ember.js
5 5 (3.33%) Redux
6 3 (2.00%) CSS
6 3 (2.00%) HTML
6 3 (2.00%) HTML5
6 3 (2.00%) Vue.js
6 3 (2.00%) Web Services
7 2 (1.33%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.33%) REST
7 2 (1.33%) TensorFlow
8 1 (0.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (31.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Internet of Things
3 8 (5.33%) User Experience
4 5 (3.33%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 5 (3.33%) Life Science
4 5 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.67%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.00%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.00%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (2.00%) Replication
7 2 (1.33%) Cybercrime
7 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.33%) Industry 4.0
7 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.33%) Semantic Web
8 1 (0.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.67%) Linux
2 28 (18.67%) Unix
3 20 (13.33%) Windows
4 10 (6.67%) Mac OS
5 7 (4.67%) CentOS
6 4 (2.67%) Fedora
6 4 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.33%) Android
7 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (44.67%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (28.00%) Analytics
3 40 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (24.67%) Data Modelling
5 31 (20.67%) Scrum
5 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (16.67%) DevOps
7 24 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 23 (15.33%) Data Engineering
8 23 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (14.00%) SDLC
10 20 (13.33%) Data Science
11 18 (12.00%) Conceptual Models
12 17 (11.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 17 (11.33%) Data Management
12 17 (11.33%) Machine Learning
12 17 (11.33%) Technical Leadership
13 16 (10.67%) ETL
13 16 (10.67%) Logical Data Model
13 16 (10.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 70 (46.67%) Python
2 24 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 20 (13.33%) SQL
4 12 (8.00%) Bash Shell
5 10 (6.67%) C
5 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (6.67%) Scala
6 8 (5.33%) ES6
6 8 (5.33%) Java
6 8 (5.33%) PowerShell
6 8 (5.33%) R
7 7 (4.67%) Perl
8 6 (4.00%) C#
9 5 (3.33%) PHP
9 5 (3.33%) Ruby
10 4 (2.67%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.00%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.00%) VB
12 2 (1.33%) C++
12 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.33%) CCNA
3 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.33%) CISSP
3 5 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (3.33%) GIAC
3 5 (3.33%) Linux+ Certification
3 5 (3.33%) MCSE
3 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
3 5 (3.33%) SANS
3 5 (3.33%) SSCP
4 4 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.67%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.00%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.33%) PhD
7 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.00%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.00%) QA
3 7 (4.67%) HIPAA
3 7 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.00%) GMP
5 1 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (16.67%) Apache Flume
2 18 (12.00%) HDFS
3 9 (6.00%) Docker
3 9 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (2.67%) NFS
5 4 (2.67%) Samba
5 4 (2.67%) VirtualBox
5 4 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.67%) Xen
6 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (19.33%) Oozie
2 24 (16.00%) Kubernetes
3 20 (13.33%) Ansible
4 7 (4.67%) Puppet
5 5 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (3.33%) Kibana
6 4 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (2.67%) Nagios
6 4 (2.67%) OpenNMS
6 4 (2.67%) vCenter Server
6 4 (2.67%) ZABBIX
7 3 (2.00%) logstash
7 3 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.67%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.67%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.67%) Istio
8 1 (0.67%) SCCM
8 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.33%) Cloudera
3 14 (9.33%) Tableau
4 11 (7.33%) Informatica
5 10 (6.67%) VMware
6 9 (6.00%) IBM
6 9 (6.00%) Telstra
7 8 (5.33%) Splunk
8 7 (4.67%) SolarWinds
8 7 (4.67%) Talend
9 6 (4.00%) Google
9 6 (4.00%) Hortonworks
10 5 (3.33%) EMC
10 5 (3.33%) Teradata
11 4 (2.67%) Dell
11 4 (2.67%) NetApp
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle
11 4 (2.67%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.67%) SAP
12 3 (2.00%) Adobe