Period
to 24 July 2021

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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 95 122
Rank change year-on-year -24 +27 -12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 96 86 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.02% 2.68% 2.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.40% 10.62% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 140
10th Percentile £62,500 £42,500 £45,000
25th Percentile £68,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +23.08% +8.33% -
75th Percentile £87,500 £78,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £113,750 £97,500 £82,625
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +7.69%

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 923 810 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.43% 25.21% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 593 678 1,555
10th Percentile £33,643 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.90% -2.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £79,750 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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 24 July 2021.

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 24 July 2021. 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
Hertfordshire +4 44 £106,250 +63.46% 8
Cambridgeshire -27 44 £75,000 +25.00% 8
Suffolk -8 3 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Bedfordshire -19 3 £77,500 -19.48% 2
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, 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 58 (60.42%) AWS
2 45 (46.88%) SQL
3 41 (42.71%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (42.71%) Analytics
4 40 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
5 37 (38.54%) ETL
6 32 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (32.29%) Python
7 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (32.29%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (31.25%) Data Pipeline
8 30 (31.25%) Java
9 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
10 27 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
11 26 (27.08%) Amazon Redshift
11 26 (27.08%) Visualisation
12 25 (26.04%) Tableau
12 25 (26.04%) E-Commerce
13 24 (25.00%) Robotics
13 24 (25.00%) Retail
13 24 (25.00%) Data Science
14 23 (23.96%) Pair Programming
14 23 (23.96%) Machine Learning
15 22 (22.92%) GCP
15 22 (22.92%) Google
16 21 (21.88%) Data Lake
16 21 (21.88%) Social Skills
17 19 (19.79%) Data Engineering
18 17 (17.71%) Apache Spark
18 17 (17.71%) Computer Science

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 17 (17.71%) Apache Spark
2 15 (15.63%) Apache Airflow
3 8 (8.33%) SAS
4 2 (2.08%) Apache
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (8.33%) SPSS
2 2 (2.08%) Gephi
Cloud Services
1 58 (60.42%) AWS
2 22 (22.92%) GCP
3 16 (16.67%) Azure
4 14 (14.58%) Power Platform
5 13 (13.54%) Snowflake
6 2 (2.08%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.08%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 2 (2.08%) Collibra
7 1 (1.04%) Alation
7 1 (1.04%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.04%) Azure Stack
7 1 (1.04%) npm
7 1 (1.04%) Octopai
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) DNS
1 2 (2.08%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.08%) Firewall
1 2 (2.08%) HTTP
1 2 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (2.08%) MPLS
1 2 (2.08%) SSL
1 2 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (27.08%) Amazon Redshift
3 25 (26.04%) Tableau
4 21 (21.88%) Data Lake
5 16 (16.67%) Apache Hive
6 14 (14.58%) Power BI
7 13 (13.54%) QlikView
8 11 (11.46%) Looker
9 9 (9.38%) BigQuery
9 9 (9.38%) Presto
10 7 (7.29%) Data Mining
10 7 (7.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (6.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
11 6 (6.25%) Metadata
11 6 (6.25%) Spotfire
12 5 (5.21%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (5.21%) Star Schema
13 3 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.29%) GitLab
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket Server
3 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.08%) git-flow
3 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.08%) JIRA
3 2 (2.08%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.04%) JUnit
4 1 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.04%) NUnit
4 1 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.04%) webpack
General
1 27 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (25.00%) Retail
3 21 (21.88%) Social Skills
4 9 (9.38%) Games
5 8 (8.33%) Publishing
6 7 (7.29%) Finance
6 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
6 7 (7.29%) Marketing
6 7 (7.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (4.17%) Electronics
8 3 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (2.08%) Aerospace
9 2 (2.08%) Legal
10 1 (1.04%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.04%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 22 (22.92%) Analyst
1 22 (22.92%) Data Engineer
2 19 (19.79%) Java Engineer
3 14 (14.58%) Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Data Architect
3 14 (14.58%) Python Engineer
4 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (13.54%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 12 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 11 (11.46%) Java Software Engineer
7 9 (9.38%) Data Analyst
8 8 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (6.25%) Control Systems Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Business Analyst
10 5 (5.21%) Lead Business Analyst
11 3 (3.13%) Applications Manager
11 3 (3.13%) Senior Data Engineer
12 2 (2.08%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.54%) Kafka
2 12 (12.50%) RESTful
3 6 (6.25%) Node.js
3 6 (6.25%) React
4 5 (5.21%) REST
5 4 (4.17%) Spring
6 2 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.04%) .NET
7 1 (1.04%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.04%) CSS
7 1 (1.04%) HTML
7 1 (1.04%) HTML5
7 1 (1.04%) JWT
7 1 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.00%) Robotics
2 17 (17.71%) Life Science
3 9 (9.38%) Legacy Systems
4 8 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (8.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (7.29%) Algorithms
5 7 (7.29%) Media Streaming
6 5 (5.21%) Reference Data
7 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.08%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.08%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (1.04%) Blog
9 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.04%) Pharmacovigilance
9 1 (1.04%) Social Media
9 1 (1.04%) Tandem
9 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Android
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Analytics
2 40 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 37 (38.54%) ETL
4 32 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (32.29%) Problem-Solving
6 30 (31.25%) Data Pipeline
7 29 (30.21%) Software Engineering
8 26 (27.08%) Visualisation
9 25 (26.04%) E-Commerce
10 24 (25.00%) Data Science
11 23 (23.96%) Machine Learning
11 23 (23.96%) Pair Programming
12 19 (19.79%) Data Engineering
13 17 (17.71%) Computer Science
14 15 (15.63%) Decision-Making
15 13 (13.54%) Data Analytics
16 12 (12.50%) API Development
16 12 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
17 11 (11.46%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) SQL
2 31 (32.29%) Python
3 30 (31.25%) Java
4 8 (8.33%) VBA
5 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.25%) Java 8
7 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.13%) R
8 2 (2.08%) C
8 2 (2.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) C#
9 1 (1.04%) Go
9 1 (1.04%) Java 11
9 1 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.08%) CCNA
4 2 (2.08%) CEH
4 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.08%) CISSP
4 2 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
4 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) GIAC
4 2 (2.08%) Linux+ Certification
4 2 (2.08%) MCSE
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (2.08%) SANS
4 2 (2.08%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) Data Quality
2 6 (6.25%) GxP
System Software
1 13 (13.54%) Docker
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (7.29%) Grafana
1 7 (7.29%) Kubernetes
1 7 (7.29%) Prometheus
2 4 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (2.08%) Kibana
3 2 (2.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (22.92%) Google
2 13 (13.54%) Oracle
3 9 (9.38%) SAP
3 9 (9.38%) Talend
4 5 (5.21%) Informatica
4 5 (5.21%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.17%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.13%) Apple
7 2 (2.08%) BT
7 2 (2.08%) Databricks
7 2 (2.08%) IBM
7 2 (2.08%) Splunk
8 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.04%) NVIDIA