Period
to 24 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 131 202
Rank change year-on-year -21 +71 +57
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 231 295 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.91% 2.25% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.89% 8.22% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 163 200 161
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +11.11% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,600 £37,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

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 3353 3589 4394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 27.79% 27.32% 28.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2782 3015 3782
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 24 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -24 121 £52,500 - 17
Hertfordshire -60 31 £51,250 -6.82% 6
Bedfordshire +49 24 £70,000 +62.79% 1
Norfolk +14 21 £37,500 -16.67%
Essex +14 19 £60,000 -
Suffolk +13 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 108 (46.75%) Python
2 98 (42.42%) Java
2 98 (42.42%) Hadoop
3 86 (37.23%) SQL
4 80 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
5 72 (31.17%) Analytics
6 71 (30.74%) Apache Spark
7 66 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 65 (28.14%) Machine Learning
9 64 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (25.97%) Degree
11 55 (23.81%) Computer Science
12 54 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
13 50 (21.65%) Tableau
14 49 (21.21%) Algorithms
15 47 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
17 45 (19.48%) Software Engineering
18 44 (19.05%) Visualisation
19 43 (18.61%) Data Warehouse
20 38 (16.45%) C#
21 37 (16.02%) PhD
21 37 (16.02%) JSON
21 37 (16.02%) Data Visualisation
22 36 (15.58%) SQL Server
23 35 (15.15%) Git (software)
24 33 (14.29%) HBase
24 33 (14.29%) Finance
25 31 (13.42%) Retail
25 31 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure

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 71 (30.74%) Apache Spark
2 24 (10.39%) SAS
3 17 (7.36%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (6.49%) Apache
5 9 (3.90%) Apache Solr
6 7 (3.03%) Apache Pig
7 6 (2.60%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.30%) JBoss
9 1 (0.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (1.73%) SPSS
2 3 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Weka
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.87%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 54 (23.38%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.93%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (4.33%) Amazon EMR
6 9 (3.90%) Amazon Kinesis
7 8 (3.46%) SaaS
8 6 (2.60%) PaaS
9 5 (2.16%) IaaS
10 3 (1.30%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.43%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.43%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
12 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.43%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.33%) Internet
2 7 (3.03%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.03%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.16%) HTTP
4 3 (1.30%) Network Security
5 2 (0.87%) Firewall
6 1 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (42.42%) Hadoop
2 46 (19.91%) NoSQL
3 43 (18.61%) Data Warehouse
4 36 (15.58%) SQL Server
5 33 (14.29%) HBase
6 29 (12.55%) Apache Hive
7 27 (11.69%) Relational Database
8 26 (11.26%) Impala
8 26 (11.26%) MongoDB
9 25 (10.82%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (8.66%) QlikView
10 20 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (7.36%) MySQL
12 14 (6.06%) RDBMS
12 14 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (5.63%) Redis
13 13 (5.63%) Sqoop
14 12 (5.19%) Amazon Redshift
15 11 (4.76%) BigQuery
15 11 (4.76%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 35 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.39%) Maven
3 12 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (4.33%) NUnit
5 8 (3.46%) JUnit
6 6 (2.60%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
7 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.73%) Gerrit
8 4 (1.73%) Grunt
8 4 (1.73%) Jasmine
8 4 (1.73%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.73%) Selenium
9 3 (1.30%) JIRA
10 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.87%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.43%) Fiddler
General
1 33 (14.29%) Finance
2 31 (13.42%) Retail
3 11 (4.76%) Publishing
4 8 (3.46%) Games
5 6 (2.60%) Automotive
5 6 (2.60%) Banking
6 3 (1.30%) Legal
7 2 (0.87%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (38.96%) Developer
2 28 (12.12%) Data Scientist
3 23 (9.96%) Java Developer
4 18 (7.79%) Analyst
5 17 (7.36%) Software Developer
6 16 (6.93%) Big Data Engineer
7 15 (6.49%) Python Developer
8 14 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Specialist
9 13 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 13 (5.63%) Cloud Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Analytics Manager
10 12 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (5.19%) Data Engineer
10 12 (5.19%) Hadoop Developer
11 11 (4.76%) Analytics Consultant
11 11 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
11 11 (4.76%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 11 (4.76%) Data Consultant
11 11 (4.76%) SAS Consultant
11 11 (4.76%) Tableau Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (16.02%) JSON
2 27 (11.69%) Web Services
3 19 (8.23%) TensorFlow
4 17 (7.36%) .NET
4 17 (7.36%) Kafka
5 16 (6.93%) WPF
6 13 (5.63%) Spring
7 9 (3.90%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.90%) scikit-learn
7 9 (3.90%) XML
8 8 (3.46%) REST
9 6 (2.60%) .NET Framework
9 6 (2.60%) Spring MVC
9 6 (2.60%) WCF
10 5 (2.16%) Apache Avro
10 5 (2.16%) Keras
10 5 (2.16%) React
10 5 (2.16%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (2.16%) STL
11 4 (1.73%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 64 (27.71%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (23.81%) Computer Science
3 49 (21.21%) Algorithms
4 23 (9.96%) Data Structures
5 18 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 10 (4.33%) Internet of Things
6 10 (4.33%) User Experience
7 9 (3.90%) Renewable Energy
8 8 (3.46%) Smart Energy
9 7 (3.03%) Fintech
10 6 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
11 5 (2.16%) Data Centre
11 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
11 5 (2.16%) Robotics
12 4 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.73%) Smart City
12 4 (1.73%) Smartphone
12 4 (1.73%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.39%) Linux
2 6 (2.60%) Android
3 4 (1.73%) Windows
4 2 (0.87%) Unix
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.17%) Analytics
3 66 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 65 (28.14%) Machine Learning
5 47 (20.35%) Business Intelligence
6 45 (19.48%) Software Engineering
7 44 (19.05%) Visualisation
8 37 (16.02%) Data Visualisation
9 30 (12.99%) Artificial Intelligence
10 27 (11.69%) Statistics
11 25 (10.82%) Data Management
12 23 (9.96%) ETL
13 22 (9.52%) Strategic Thinking
13 22 (9.52%) TDD
14 20 (8.66%) OO
15 19 (8.23%) Data Analysis
15 19 (8.23%) Multithreading
16 18 (7.79%) MapReduce
16 18 (7.79%) Test Automation
16 18 (7.79%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 108 (46.75%) Python
2 98 (42.42%) Java
3 86 (37.23%) SQL
4 38 (16.45%) C#
5 29 (12.55%) C++
6 27 (11.69%) Scala
7 22 (9.52%) C
7 22 (9.52%) JavaScript
8 18 (7.79%) R
9 15 (6.49%) Ruby
10 11 (4.76%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.90%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.60%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.60%) HiveQL
13 5 (2.16%) Perl
13 5 (2.16%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.30%) Go
14 3 (1.30%) Haskell
14 3 (1.30%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (25.97%) Degree
2 37 (16.02%) PhD
3 16 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (6.93%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.73%) CCNA
4 4 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.43%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
5 1 (0.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 1 (0.43%) MBA
5 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PMP
5 1 (0.43%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) Data Quality
2 10 (4.33%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) GPG13
4 1 (0.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (9.52%) Apache Flume
2 18 (7.79%) Docker
3 10 (4.33%) HDFS
4 9 (3.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (4.33%) Puppet
2 7 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
2 7 (3.03%) Oozie
3 6 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.30%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.43%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.43%) Mesos
5 1 (0.43%) Packer
5 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (21.65%) Tableau
2 25 (10.82%) Cloudera
3 19 (8.23%) Microsoft
4 15 (6.49%) Google
4 15 (6.49%) Oracle
5 9 (3.90%) TOWER Software
6 4 (1.73%) EMC
6 4 (1.73%) Huawei
6 4 (1.73%) NetApp
6 4 (1.73%) Samsung
6 4 (1.73%) SAP
7 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe
8 1 (0.43%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.43%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.43%) IBM
8 1 (0.43%) Informatica
8 1 (0.43%) Kenshoo
8 1 (0.43%) Teradata