Big Data Jobs in England

Big Data
UK > England

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 318 108 125
Rank change year-on-year -210 +17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 601 3,074 3,577
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.88% 3.13% 2.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.58% 13.86% 11.19%
Number of salaries quoted 399 1,032 1,657
10th Percentile £44,800 £48,402 £46,250
25th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £58,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,277 £78,356
Median % change year-on-year +6.27% -3.93% +20.55%
75th Percentile £110,000 £100,000 £96,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £115,000 £110,000
UK median annual salary £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year - - +19.23%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13,122 22,176 31,953
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 19.16% 22.57% 26.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10,419 13,760 19,356
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £76,250 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £102,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in England

Big Data
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data in England.

Salary trend for Big Data in England

Big Data
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in England over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Big Data in England

Big Data
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
London -131 322 £90,000 +2.86% 113
South West +11 132 £75,000 +15.38% 15
North of England -203 51 £55,000 -15.38% 23
East of England -52 34 £57,500 -11.54% 8
North West -145 31 £55,000 -15.38% 15
South East -120 29 £50,000 -25.93% 21
Midlands -131 22 £60,000 -11.11% 18
Yorkshire -91 16 £79,632 +18.73% 5
East Midlands -24 12 £60,000 -20.00% 5
West Midlands -101 10 £53,750 -10.42% 13
North East -1 4 £35,000 -48.15% 3
Big Data
UK

Big Data
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 230 (38.27%) Apache Spark
2 103 (17.14%) Apache
3 39 (6.49%) Apache Airflow
4 37 (6.16%) SAS
5 24 (3.99%) Jupyter
6 12 (2.00%) nginx
7 9 (1.50%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.67%) Luigi
9 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Exchange
10 2 (0.33%) Confluence
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Synapse
Applications
1 19 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (2.83%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.50%) SPSS
4 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.00%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.67%) Primavera
3 4 (0.67%) Relativity
4 3 (0.50%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 2 (0.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 1 (0.17%) Magento
6 1 (0.17%) Ringtail
Cloud Services
1 225 (37.44%) Azure
2 177 (29.45%) AWS
3 121 (20.13%) GCP
4 83 (13.81%) Power Platform
5 47 (7.82%) GitHub
5 47 (7.82%) OpenShift
6 43 (7.15%) GitHub Actions
7 40 (6.66%) SaaS
7 40 (6.66%) Serverless
8 38 (6.32%) Amazon S3
9 34 (5.66%) Vertex AI
10 26 (4.33%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 25 (4.16%) Azure Data Factory
12 22 (3.66%) Amazon EMR
13 21 (3.49%) Snowflake
14 20 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
16 17 (2.83%) Amazon Kinesis
17 16 (2.66%) MinIO
18 15 (2.50%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 40 (6.66%) Wireless
2 11 (1.83%) Firewall
3 9 (1.50%) Internet
4 8 (1.33%) HTTP
5 7 (1.16%) DNS
6 6 (1.00%) Network Security
6 6 (1.00%) WAN
7 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.67%) AMQP
8 4 (0.67%) RS-232
8 4 (0.67%) SMTP
9 3 (0.50%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.50%) IPv4
9 3 (0.50%) iSCSI
9 3 (0.50%) MQTT
9 3 (0.50%) OSPF
9 3 (0.50%) SAN
9 3 (0.50%) VLAN
9 3 (0.50%) VPN
9 3 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (27.79%) Data Lake
2 150 (24.96%) Data Warehouse
3 126 (20.97%) Hadoop
4 107 (17.80%) NoSQL
5 81 (13.48%) Power BI
6 74 (12.31%) Relational Database
7 62 (10.32%) Tableau
8 56 (9.32%) BigQuery
9 50 (8.32%) Apache Hive
10 47 (7.82%) MySQL
11 45 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
12 44 (7.32%) SQL Server
13 37 (6.16%) Looker
14 34 (5.66%) Bigtable
15 26 (4.33%) Flink
16 24 (3.99%) Amazon Redshift
16 24 (3.99%) Data Mining
16 24 (3.99%) Presto
17 18 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
18 17 (2.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 69 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 47 (7.82%) Git
3 17 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (2.00%) CircleCI
5 11 (1.83%) Maven
5 11 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (1.33%) Checkstyle
6 8 (1.33%) JUnit
6 8 (1.33%) SonarQube
7 5 (0.83%) JIRA
8 4 (0.67%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.67%) Subversion
8 4 (0.67%) Travis CI
9 3 (0.50%) Selenium
10 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.33%) ERwin
10 2 (0.33%) Gradle
11 1 (0.17%) Apache Continuum
11 1 (0.17%) GDB
11 1 (0.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 185 (30.78%) Finance
2 123 (20.47%) Social Skills
3 91 (15.14%) Banking
4 74 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
5 73 (12.15%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 67 (11.15%) Retail
7 34 (5.66%) Marketing
8 27 (4.49%) Legal
9 17 (2.83%) Presentation Skills
10 16 (2.66%) Law
11 15 (2.50%) Influencing Skills
11 15 (2.50%) Public Sector
12 14 (2.33%) Retail Banking
13 10 (1.66%) Games
14 8 (1.33%) Korean Language
15 7 (1.16%) Advertising
15 7 (1.16%) Electronics
15 7 (1.16%) Publishing
16 6 (1.00%) Aerospace
16 6 (1.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 178 (29.62%) Data Engineer
2 102 (16.97%) Architect
3 95 (15.81%) Senior
4 87 (14.48%) Lead
5 63 (10.48%) Data Architect
6 54 (8.99%) Developer
7 46 (7.65%) Data Scientist
8 35 (5.82%) Senior Data Engineer
9 34 (5.66%) Data Manager
10 33 (5.49%) Lead Data Engineer
11 30 (4.99%) Analyst
11 30 (4.99%) Software Engineer
12 27 (4.49%) Big Data Architect
12 27 (4.49%) Consultant
12 27 (4.49%) DevOps Engineer
13 26 (4.33%) Senior Data Scientist
14 23 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
15 20 (3.33%) Big Data Manager
16 19 (3.16%) Big Data Engineer
16 19 (3.16%) Head of Engineering
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (19.63%) Kafka
2 54 (8.99%) HTML
3 38 (6.32%) PySpark
4 29 (4.83%) .NET
4 29 (4.83%) Spring Boot
5 26 (4.33%) Apache Beam
5 26 (4.33%) JSON
5 26 (4.33%) Pandas
6 24 (3.99%) Apache NiFi
7 23 (3.83%) Spring
8 20 (3.33%) Node.js
8 20 (3.33%) REST
9 18 (3.00%) ActiveMQ
9 18 (3.00%) Elastic Stack
9 18 (3.00%) RabbitMQ
9 18 (3.00%) React
10 17 (2.83%) XML
10 17 (2.83%) YAML
11 16 (2.66%) scikit-learn
11 16 (2.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.14%) Algorithms
2 39 (6.49%) Cyberattack
3 35 (5.82%) Distributed Systems
4 34 (5.66%) Data Structures
5 31 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 30 (4.99%) Cloud Native
6 30 (4.99%) Product Ownership
6 30 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
7 26 (4.33%) Public Cloud
8 24 (3.99%) Onboarding
9 22 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 15 (2.50%) Cybercrime
10 15 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (2.16%) Distributed Applications
11 13 (2.16%) Distributed Computing
12 12 (2.00%) Cyber Defence
13 11 (1.83%) IoT
14 10 (1.66%) Robotics
15 9 (1.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 69 (11.48%) Linux
2 9 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (1.16%) Android
3 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.00%) CentOS
4 6 (1.00%) Debian
4 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
4 6 (1.00%) Windows
5 4 (0.67%) FreeRTOS
6 3 (0.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (35.61%) Analytics
2 207 (34.44%) Machine Learning
3 183 (30.45%) Agile
4 175 (29.12%) ETL
5 166 (27.62%) Data Science
6 157 (26.12%) Business Intelligence
7 149 (24.79%) Artificial Intelligence
8 142 (23.63%) Data Engineering
8 142 (23.63%) Data Modelling
8 142 (23.63%) Visualisation
9 139 (23.13%) CI/CD
10 136 (22.63%) Computer Science
11 124 (20.63%) Data Pipeline
12 118 (19.63%) DevOps
13 115 (19.13%) Software Engineering
14 103 (17.14%) Data Analysis
15 94 (15.64%) Data Analytics
16 91 (15.14%) Mentoring
17 90 (14.98%) Data Visualisation
18 88 (14.64%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 315 (52.41%) Python
2 241 (40.10%) SQL
3 176 (29.28%) Java
4 68 (11.31%) Scala
5 65 (10.82%) JavaScript
6 63 (10.48%) R
7 39 (6.49%) C#
8 34 (5.66%) Bash
9 32 (5.32%) Go
10 16 (2.66%) C++
10 16 (2.66%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.83%) C
11 11 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions
11 11 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 11 (1.83%) Ruby
12 9 (1.50%) Kotlin
12 9 (1.50%) VB
13 8 (1.33%) PHP
13 8 (1.33%) Rust
14 5 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 168 (27.95%) Degree
2 106 (17.64%) Security Cleared
3 67 (11.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (11.15%) DV Cleared
4 49 (8.15%) SC Cleared
5 31 (5.16%) Master's Degree
6 14 (2.33%) Numerate Degree
7 12 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.67%) CIMA
9 3 (0.50%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.50%) Azure Certification
9 3 (0.50%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.50%) PhD
10 2 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.33%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.33%) MBA
10 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 2 (0.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.17%) CISM
11 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.66%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.00%) QA
3 16 (2.66%) GDPR
4 11 (1.83%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.50%) GMP
6 2 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 106 (17.64%) Docker
2 22 (3.66%) HDFS
3 11 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.67%) Ceph
5 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.50%) vSphere
6 2 (0.33%) KVM
6 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.17%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 119 (19.80%) Kubernetes
2 75 (12.48%) Terraform
3 48 (7.99%) Ansible
4 17 (2.83%) Prometheus
4 17 (2.83%) Puppet
5 16 (2.66%) Grafana
6 12 (2.00%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.00%) Progress Chef
8 3 (0.50%) Oozie
9 2 (0.33%) Kibana
9 2 (0.33%) Kustomize
9 2 (0.33%) Nagios
9 2 (0.33%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.33%) vRealize
10 1 (0.17%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.17%) Podman
10 1 (0.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 104 (17.30%) Databricks
2 85 (14.14%) Microsoft
3 59 (9.82%) Google
4 27 (4.49%) Oracle
5 18 (3.00%) VMware
6 15 (2.50%) Salesforce
6 15 (2.50%) SAP
7 14 (2.33%) Cloudera
8 13 (2.16%) Teradata
9 9 (1.50%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.50%) Splunk
10 8 (1.33%) IBM
10 8 (1.33%) Informatica
10 8 (1.33%) YouTube
11 7 (1.16%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.16%) Talend
12 4 (0.67%) Intapp
12 4 (0.67%) SaltStack
13 3 (0.50%) 3PAR
13 3 (0.50%) ShoreTel