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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England / East of England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 152 216
Rank change year-on-year +13 +64  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 109 131 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.78% 1.78% 0.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.35% 6.61% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89 92 51
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next 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 and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1717 1982 2326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 28.10% 26.91% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1409 1625 1914
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,159 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -1 50 £47,500 -20.83% 10
Essex +29 24 £62,500 +31.57%
Hertfordshire +16 18 £59,258 +39.43% 1
Norfolk -4 10 £56,750 +108.25% 2
Suffolk +7 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Bedfordshire +16 2 £30,500 -59.33%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 120 (52.86%) Java
2 83 (36.56%) Analytics
3 74 (32.60%) SQL
4 72 (31.72%) Python
4 72 (31.72%) Degree
5 66 (29.07%) SQL Server
6 60 (26.43%) Hadoop
7 59 (25.99%) Computer Science
8 56 (24.67%) Oracle
8 56 (24.67%) NoSQL
9 54 (23.79%) Web Services
10 52 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (22.91%) Spring
10 52 (22.91%) MongoDB
10 52 (22.91%) Relational Database
11 46 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
11 46 (20.26%) T-SQL
12 43 (18.94%) Finance
12 43 (18.94%) Software Engineering
12 43 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
13 41 (18.06%) MVC
13 41 (18.06%) Linux
14 38 (16.74%) C#
15 37 (16.30%) JavaScript
16 36 (15.86%) Java EE
17 34 (14.98%) PL/SQL
17 34 (14.98%) MySQL
17 34 (14.98%) ETL
17 34 (14.98%) Data Analytics
18 33 (14.54%) Apache

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 33 (14.54%) Apache
2 32 (14.10%) GlassFish
2 32 (14.10%) JBoss
2 32 (14.10%) Tomcat
3 27 (11.89%) SAS
4 23 (10.13%) Apache Spark
5 22 (9.69%) WebSphere
6 20 (8.81%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (7.49%) Apache Pig
8 9 (3.96%) Apache Geronimo
9 4 (1.76%) CMS
10 2 (0.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (5.73%) SPSS
2 5 (2.20%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.32%) Weka
Business Applications
1 11 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (20.26%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (10.57%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.25%) Internet
2 7 (3.08%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
3 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 60 (26.43%) Hadoop
3 56 (24.67%) NoSQL
4 52 (22.91%) MongoDB
4 52 (22.91%) Relational Database
5 34 (14.98%) MySQL
6 26 (11.45%) CouchDB
6 26 (11.45%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (11.45%) RDBMS
7 25 (11.01%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (10.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (7.93%) HBase
10 18 (7.93%) Neo4j
11 15 (6.61%) BusinessObjects
12 14 (6.17%) Apache Hive
12 14 (6.17%) GIS
12 14 (6.17%) QlikView
13 11 (4.85%) Oracle Database
14 6 (2.64%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.66%) Maven
3 21 (9.25%) Gradle
4 13 (5.73%) Ant
5 6 (2.64%) NUnit
5 6 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.20%) Selenium
7 4 (1.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.88%) JIRA
8 2 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
General
1 43 (18.94%) Finance
2 23 (10.13%) Marketing
3 9 (3.96%) Automotive
4 6 (2.64%) Retail
5 5 (2.20%) Advertising
5 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.32%) Games
7 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (52.42%) Developer
2 98 (43.17%) Java Developer
3 22 (9.69%) Data Manager
4 21 (9.25%) Architect
4 21 (9.25%) Lead Developer
5 19 (8.37%) Java Engineer
5 19 (8.37%) Lead Java Developer
5 19 (8.37%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.93%) Graduate
6 18 (7.93%) Graduate Developer
6 18 (7.93%) Graduate Java Developer
6 18 (7.93%) Senior Java Developer
6 18 (7.93%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.05%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (6.61%) Senior Manager
9 14 (6.17%) Analytics Manager
10 13 (5.73%) Data Analytics Manager
10 13 (5.73%) Fraud Manager
10 13 (5.73%) Senior Analytics Manager
10 13 (5.73%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.79%) Web Services
2 52 (22.91%) Spring
3 36 (15.86%) Java EE
4 32 (14.10%) Spring MVC
5 27 (11.89%) EJB
5 27 (11.89%) JMS
5 27 (11.89%) Servlets
6 26 (11.45%) Ajax
7 25 (11.01%) RESTful
8 24 (10.57%) CSS
9 23 (10.13%) .NET
9 23 (10.13%) HTML
10 22 (9.69%) JSP
10 22 (9.69%) SOAP
11 20 (8.81%) JSON
12 19 (8.37%) Hibernate
12 19 (8.37%) REST
13 14 (6.17%) Swing
14 11 (4.85%) Akka
14 11 (4.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.99%) Computer Science
2 43 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (14.10%) Algorithms
4 21 (9.25%) Internet of Things
5 18 (7.93%) Data Structures
6 10 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.08%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (2.20%) Life Science
9 4 (1.76%) Grid Computing
10 3 (1.32%) Robotics
11 2 (0.88%) DataPower
11 2 (0.88%) Smart Meter
12 1 (0.44%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.44%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.44%) Fintech
12 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.44%) Online Games
12 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.44%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (18.06%) Linux
2 7 (3.08%) Windows
3 3 (1.32%) Unix
4 2 (0.88%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (36.56%) Analytics
2 52 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (18.94%) Software Engineering
4 41 (18.06%) MVC
5 34 (14.98%) Data Analytics
5 34 (14.98%) ETL
6 32 (14.10%) Visualisation
7 31 (13.66%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (12.33%) Data Visualisation
8 28 (12.33%) OO
9 24 (10.57%) Data Management
10 21 (9.25%) CRM
10 21 (9.25%) Machine Learning
10 21 (9.25%) OOP
11 20 (8.81%) Master Data Management
12 18 (7.93%) Mathematics
13 17 (7.49%) Data Architecture
13 17 (7.49%) Data Modelling
13 17 (7.49%) Performance Testing
13 17 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (52.86%) Java
2 74 (32.60%) SQL
3 72 (31.72%) Python
4 46 (20.26%) T-SQL
5 38 (16.74%) C#
6 37 (16.30%) JavaScript
7 34 (14.98%) PL/SQL
8 24 (10.57%) Scala
9 14 (6.17%) R
10 13 (5.73%) VB.NET
11 11 (4.85%) C++
12 8 (3.52%) Perl
13 7 (3.08%) Lua
14 5 (2.20%) C
15 3 (1.32%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.32%) Ruby
16 2 (0.88%) Clojure
16 2 (0.88%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.88%) Erlang
16 2 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 72 (31.72%) Degree
2 11 (4.85%) PhD
3 8 (3.52%) CISSP
4 7 (3.08%) CISM
5 5 (2.20%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.44%) CCA
6 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.44%) MCSA
6 1 (0.44%) MCSD
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.96%) QA
2 7 (3.08%) SLA
3 5 (2.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (7.93%) Docker
2 3 (1.32%) HDFS
3 1 (0.44%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (1.76%) Oozie
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (24.67%) Oracle
2 30 (13.22%) Tableau
3 22 (9.69%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.05%) SAP
5 8 (3.52%) Informatica
5 8 (3.52%) Teradata
6 5 (2.20%) TOWER Software
6 5 (2.20%) webMethods
7 3 (1.32%) Alteryx
7 3 (1.32%) Google
8 2 (0.88%) Sybase
8 2 (0.88%) Talend
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe
9 1 (0.44%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.44%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.44%) Cognos
9 1 (0.44%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.44%) Remedy
9 1 (0.44%) VMware
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