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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 28 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East of England
6 months to
28 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 113 123 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8 +43
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 182 71 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.65% 1.77% 2.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.40% 8.78% 9.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 78
10th Percentile £40,838 £57,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £75,000 £71,250
Median % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +9.62%
75th Percentile £79,750 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £97,500 £99,125
England median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +18.52% - -3.57%

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 1,468 809 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 21.35% 20.11% 24.85%
Number of salaries quoted 696 559 878
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +16.67% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in the East of England over the 6 months to 28 May 2022.

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 28 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire +4 68 £92,500 -2.63% 8
Cambridgeshire -32 56 £45,000 -37.93% 1
Essex - 40 - -
Bedfordshire -5 12 £68,500 -11.61%
Suffolk -11 7 - - 1
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2022, 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.

1 103 (56.59%) Analytics
2 101 (55.49%) Python
3 85 (46.70%) Data Science
4 84 (46.15%) AWS
5 75 (41.21%) GCP
6 74 (40.66%) SQL
7 70 (38.46%) Agile
8 65 (35.71%) Java
9 63 (34.62%) Apache Spark
10 55 (30.22%) Computer Science
11 51 (28.02%) Azure
11 51 (28.02%) Risk Management
11 51 (28.02%) Software Engineering
12 49 (26.92%) Data Analytics
13 48 (26.37%) ETL
14 44 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (24.18%) Data Engineering
15 43 (23.63%) Scala
16 41 (22.53%) Visualisation
16 41 (22.53%) Data Visualisation
16 41 (22.53%) DevOps
17 40 (21.98%) Use Case
18 38 (20.88%) Data Management
18 38 (20.88%) Data Pipeline
19 36 (19.78%) Decision-Making
19 36 (19.78%) Life Science
20 34 (18.68%) Degree
20 34 (18.68%) Data Modelling
21 33 (18.13%) CI/CD
22 32 (17.58%) Problem-Solving

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 63 (34.62%) Apache Spark
2 20 (10.99%) Apache
3 18 (9.89%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (7.69%) SAS
5 3 (1.65%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (7.69%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 84 (46.15%) AWS
2 75 (41.21%) GCP
3 51 (28.02%) Azure
4 14 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
4 14 (7.69%) OpenShift
5 12 (6.59%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 11 (6.04%) Serverless
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Event Grid
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Functions
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Monitor
7 10 (5.49%) Azure Service Bus
7 10 (5.49%) GitHub
7 10 (5.49%) GitHub Actions
8 9 (4.95%) SaaS
9 7 (3.85%) Power Platform
10 6 (3.30%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.20%) Amazon S3
11 4 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
12 3 (1.65%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.79%) Internet
2 6 (3.30%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (1.10%) Broadband
3 2 (1.10%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.38%) Apache Hive
1 28 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 22 (12.09%) Data Lake
3 20 (10.99%) Hadoop
4 17 (9.34%) BigQuery
4 17 (9.34%) Tableau
5 16 (8.79%) ClickHouse
5 16 (8.79%) Oracle ODI
6 11 (6.04%) OLAP
7 9 (4.95%) Data Mining
8 8 (4.40%) OLTP
9 7 (3.85%) Data Vault
9 7 (3.85%) Power BI
10 6 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.30%) NoSQL
11 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
11 5 (2.75%) SQL Server
12 4 (2.20%) HDInsight
12 4 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.65%) Flink
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.30%) CircleCI
4 2 (1.10%) Selenium
5 1 (0.55%) Maven
General
1 44 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (14.84%) Social Skills
3 20 (10.99%) Law
4 16 (8.79%) Electronics
5 15 (8.24%) Retail
6 14 (7.69%) Games
6 14 (7.69%) Publishing
7 13 (7.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 10 (5.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (3.85%) Finance
10 5 (2.75%) Marketing
11 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.55%) Legal
12 1 (0.55%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (20.88%) Data Engineer
2 32 (17.58%) Software Engineer
3 31 (17.03%) Architect
4 29 (15.93%) Lead Architect
5 27 (14.84%) Analyst
6 17 (9.34%) Senior Data Engineer
7 15 (8.24%) Data Manager
7 15 (8.24%) IT Architect
8 14 (7.69%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 14 (7.69%) Security Engineer
8 14 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (6.59%) Supply Chain Analyst
10 11 (6.04%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (6.04%) Developer
11 10 (5.49%) Azure Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Data Analyst
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Security Engineer
11 10 (5.49%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (4.95%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.93%) React
2 23 (12.64%) Kafka
3 16 (8.79%) GraphQL
4 15 (8.24%) AngularJS
5 14 (7.69%) JSON
5 14 (7.69%) Swagger
6 12 (6.59%) Web Services
7 11 (6.04%) Play Framework
8 10 (5.49%) .NET
9 8 (4.40%) REST
10 7 (3.85%) Vue.js
11 6 (3.30%) Elastic Stack
12 5 (2.75%) CSS
12 5 (2.75%) D3.js
12 5 (2.75%) HTML5
12 5 (2.75%) HTML5 Canvas
12 5 (2.75%) LESS
12 5 (2.75%) Sass
12 5 (2.75%) SVG
12 5 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.78%) Life Science
2 24 (13.19%) Management Information System
3 16 (8.79%) Blog
3 16 (8.79%) IoT
3 16 (8.79%) Smartphone
4 8 (4.40%) Algorithms
5 6 (3.30%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.30%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.95%) Linux
2 7 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (56.59%) Analytics
2 85 (46.70%) Data Science
3 70 (38.46%) Agile
4 55 (30.22%) Computer Science
5 51 (28.02%) Risk Management
5 51 (28.02%) Software Engineering
6 49 (26.92%) Data Analytics
7 48 (26.37%) ETL
8 44 (24.18%) Data Engineering
9 41 (22.53%) Data Visualisation
9 41 (22.53%) DevOps
9 41 (22.53%) Visualisation
10 40 (21.98%) Use Case
11 38 (20.88%) Data Management
11 38 (20.88%) Data Pipeline
12 36 (19.78%) Decision-Making
13 34 (18.68%) Data Modelling
14 33 (18.13%) CI/CD
15 32 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 32 (17.58%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 101 (55.49%) Python
2 74 (40.66%) SQL
3 65 (35.71%) Java
4 43 (23.63%) Scala
5 22 (12.09%) R
6 21 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 18 (9.89%) C#
8 15 (8.24%) TypeScript
9 14 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.69%) VBA
10 10 (5.49%) Bash
11 7 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.30%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.10%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 34 (18.68%) Degree
2 21 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.14%) PhD
4 6 (3.30%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 6 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.30%) CISSP
5 4 (2.20%) Numerate Degree
6 3 (1.65%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
1 2 (1.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (13.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (17.03%) Kubernetes
2 22 (12.09%) Ansible
3 19 (10.44%) Terraform
4 6 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (3.30%) Prometheus
4 6 (3.30%) Puppet
5 3 (1.65%) Control-M
6 1 (0.55%) Mesos
6 1 (0.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (17.58%) Oracle
2 30 (16.48%) Google
3 19 (10.44%) Databricks
4 16 (8.79%) MuleSoft
5 14 (7.69%) SAP
6 6 (3.30%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.30%) Splunk
6 6 (3.30%) Twitter
7 5 (2.75%) Netlify
8 4 (2.20%) Palantir
9 2 (1.10%) BEA
9 2 (1.10%) CrowdStrike
9 2 (1.10%) Spotify
10 1 (0.55%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.55%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.55%) MapR