Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for BigQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BigQuery over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 490 452 711
Rank change year-on-year -38 +259 +284
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 633 228 356
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.05% 1.78% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 367 172 294
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,325 £42,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% -7.69%
75th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £82,188
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -7.69%

BigQuery 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.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 30,847 12,839 34,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.96% 28.85% 27.26%
Number of salaries quoted 20,178 10,972 28,793
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,598 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

BigQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for BigQuery in England

BigQuery
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for BigQuery in England

BigQuery
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing BigQuery in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in England

BigQuery
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BigQuery within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
London -24 465 £72,500 +11.54% 42
South West -48 64 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Midlands -106 24 £40,000 -40.74% 8
East of England -83 19 £70,000 +40.00% 3
West Midlands -107 19 £43,000 -21.82% 6
South East -158 14 £65,000 +18.18% 3
North of England -133 13 £72,500 +52.63% 11
North West -98 8 £73,750 +28.26% 10
East Midlands -80 5 £32,000 -57.33% 2
Yorkshire -117 4 £56,250 +18.42% 1
North East -32 1 - -
BigQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT jobs citing BigQuery 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 England region with a requirement for BigQuery.

1 596 (94.15%) GCP
2 460 (72.67%) Google
3 437 (69.04%) SQL
4 390 (61.61%) Python
5 341 (53.87%) Analytics
6 298 (47.08%) AWS
7 196 (30.96%) Business Intelligence
8 189 (29.86%) Big Data
9 186 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (29.38%) Data Science
10 173 (27.33%) Kubernetes
11 168 (26.54%) Azure
12 149 (23.54%) ETL
13 147 (23.22%) Amazon Redshift
13 147 (23.22%) Data Pipeline
14 144 (22.75%) Data Warehouse
15 143 (22.59%) Machine Learning
16 133 (21.01%) Tableau
17 132 (20.85%) Data Modelling
18 130 (20.54%) Data Engineering
19 121 (19.12%) DevOps
20 117 (18.48%) Java
21 108 (17.06%) Apache Spark
21 108 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
22 106 (16.75%) Visualisation
23 105 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
24 103 (16.27%) Social Skills
25 102 (16.11%) Looker
26 100 (15.80%) Apache Airflow
27 99 (15.64%) Software Engineering

BigQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 108 (17.06%) Apache Spark
2 100 (15.80%) Apache Airflow
3 80 (12.64%) Apache
4 33 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.53%) Jupyter
5 16 (2.53%) nginx
6 14 (2.21%) SAS
7 13 (2.05%) Luigi
8 8 (1.26%) Confluence
9 5 (0.79%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.63%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (3.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.42%) SPSS
3 5 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.79%) Fireworks
3 5 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 596 (94.15%) GCP
2 298 (47.08%) AWS
3 168 (26.54%) Azure
4 97 (15.32%) Snowflake
5 90 (14.22%) Power Platform
6 68 (10.74%) Serverless
7 59 (9.32%) dbt
8 50 (7.90%) GitHub
9 46 (7.27%) Cloud Functions
10 45 (7.11%) Google Analytics
11 40 (6.32%) Amazon S3
12 38 (6.00%) Google App Engine
13 36 (5.69%) Google Data Studio
14 32 (5.06%) Amazon SQS
15 30 (4.74%) AWS Lambda
16 27 (4.27%) Amazon Kinesis
17 20 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
17 20 (3.16%) Google Compute Engine
18 17 (2.69%) Amazon EMR
19 16 (2.53%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.74%) Broadband
2 9 (1.42%) Internet
3 2 (0.32%) 802.11
3 2 (0.32%) RFID
3 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.32%) Wireless
4 1 (0.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (29.86%) Big Data
2 147 (23.22%) Amazon Redshift
3 144 (22.75%) Data Warehouse
4 133 (21.01%) Tableau
5 102 (16.11%) Looker
6 90 (14.22%) Power BI
7 85 (13.43%) NoSQL
8 83 (13.11%) Hadoop
9 68 (10.74%) Data Lake
10 56 (8.85%) PostgreSQL
11 53 (8.37%) Relational Database
12 50 (7.90%) Metadata
13 42 (6.64%) MongoDB
14 37 (5.85%) MySQL
14 37 (5.85%) SQL Server
15 31 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 28 (4.42%) Redis
18 25 (3.95%) Cloud Spanner
19 23 (3.63%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 60 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 56 (8.85%) Jenkins
3 52 (8.21%) JIRA
4 41 (6.48%) GitLab
5 19 (3.00%) Maven
6 16 (2.53%) Cypress.io
6 16 (2.53%) GoCD
6 16 (2.53%) JMeter
7 13 (2.05%) Postman
8 10 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (1.42%) JUnit
10 7 (1.11%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.11%) TeamCity
11 4 (0.63%) ERwin
11 4 (0.63%) Spinnaker
11 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.63%) tSQLt
12 3 (0.47%) CircleCI
12 3 (0.47%) kappa
General
1 105 (16.59%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (16.27%) Social Skills
3 98 (15.48%) Retail
4 83 (13.11%) Finance
5 66 (10.43%) Marketing
6 44 (6.95%) Games
7 37 (5.85%) Presentation Skills
8 28 (4.42%) Advertising
9 20 (3.16%) Influencing Skills
10 18 (2.84%) Telecoms
11 14 (2.21%) Brand Awareness
12 13 (2.05%) Publishing
13 8 (1.26%) Banking
13 8 (1.26%) Manufacturing
14 7 (1.11%) Legal
15 6 (0.95%) Automotive
15 6 (0.95%) Billing
15 6 (0.95%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.79%) Czech Language
17 4 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 129 (20.38%) Data Engineer
2 123 (19.43%) Analyst
3 54 (8.53%) Developer
4 43 (6.79%) Software Engineer
5 42 (6.64%) Architect
6 41 (6.48%) Data Analyst
6 41 (6.48%) Python Engineer
7 34 (5.37%) Data Scientist
8 32 (5.06%) Data Architect
9 28 (4.42%) Scala Engineer
10 25 (3.95%) Insight Analyst
11 23 (3.63%) Consultant
12 21 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
13 20 (3.16%) Java Engineer
14 18 (2.84%) E-Commerce Analyst
14 18 (2.84%) Product Analyst
15 17 (2.69%) Big Data Engineer
16 16 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 16 (2.53%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (11.85%) Apache Beam
2 73 (11.53%) Kafka
3 46 (7.27%) React
4 45 (7.11%) Node.js
5 36 (5.69%) GraphQL
6 34 (5.37%) Web Services
7 32 (5.06%) RESTful
8 30 (4.74%) Akka
9 23 (3.63%) REST
10 20 (3.16%) Spring Boot
11 19 (3.00%) Spring
12 17 (2.69%) Flask
12 17 (2.69%) Jest
13 16 (2.53%) JDBC
13 16 (2.53%) Spring MVC
13 16 (2.53%) YAML
14 13 (2.05%) Apache Camel
14 13 (2.05%) Spring WebFlux
14 13 (2.05%) TensorFlow
15 11 (1.74%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.00%) Algorithms
2 35 (5.53%) Public Cloud
3 33 (5.21%) Cloud Native
4 27 (4.27%) Self-Motivation
5 24 (3.79%) Virtual Team
6 18 (2.84%) Renewable Energy
7 16 (2.53%) Online Games
7 16 (2.53%) User Experience
8 15 (2.37%) Cyberthreat
8 15 (2.37%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.05%) Marketing Technology
10 12 (1.90%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.58%) Social Media
12 8 (1.26%) Data Centre
13 7 (1.11%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.63%) Clustering
14 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.63%) FMCG
14 4 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.85%) Linux
2 11 (1.74%) Unix
3 8 (1.26%) Windows
4 5 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.16%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (53.87%) Analytics
2 196 (30.96%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (29.38%) Data Science
4 149 (23.54%) ETL
5 147 (23.22%) Data Pipeline
6 143 (22.59%) Machine Learning
7 132 (20.85%) Data Modelling
8 130 (20.54%) Data Engineering
9 121 (19.12%) DevOps
10 108 (17.06%) Problem-Solving
11 106 (16.75%) Visualisation
12 99 (15.64%) Software Engineering
13 88 (13.90%) Data Analytics
14 81 (12.80%) Artificial Intelligence
15 79 (12.48%) Microservices
16 71 (11.22%) Data Visualisation
16 71 (11.22%) E-Commerce
17 68 (10.74%) Open Source
18 59 (9.32%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 437 (69.04%) SQL
2 390 (61.61%) Python
3 117 (18.48%) Java
4 75 (11.85%) JavaScript
5 68 (10.74%) R
6 59 (9.32%) Scala
7 57 (9.00%) Go
8 44 (6.95%) TypeScript
9 26 (4.11%) C#
10 21 (3.32%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.69%) C++
11 17 (2.69%) Ruby
12 13 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.05%) VBA
13 12 (1.90%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 12 (1.90%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.74%) Java 8
15 10 (1.58%) Elixir
16 9 (1.42%) Haskell
17 8 (1.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 78 (12.32%) Degree
2 32 (5.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
4 8 (1.26%) PhD
5 2 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.42%) Data Quality
2 32 (5.06%) GDPR
3 25 (3.95%) QA
4 3 (0.47%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (10.58%) Docker
2 4 (0.63%) HDFS
3 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 173 (27.33%) Kubernetes
2 86 (13.59%) Terraform
3 31 (4.90%) Prometheus
4 30 (4.74%) Ansible
5 28 (4.42%) Grafana
6 21 (3.32%) Istio
7 13 (2.05%) Kubeflow
7 13 (2.05%) linkerd
8 7 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.11%) Puppet
9 3 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.47%) Knative
9 3 (0.47%) Oozie
10 1 (0.16%) Kibana
10 1 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 460 (72.67%) Google
2 50 (7.90%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.42%) Oracle
4 27 (4.27%) SAP
5 18 (2.84%) Adobe
5 18 (2.84%) Databricks
5 18 (2.84%) Teradata
6 15 (2.37%) Qubit
7 13 (2.05%) Facebook
8 10 (1.58%) Splunk
9 9 (1.42%) Cognos
9 9 (1.42%) Snapchat
9 9 (1.42%) TikTok
10 6 (0.95%) Reuters
10 6 (0.95%) TOWER Software
11 5 (0.79%) Talend
12 4 (0.63%) IBM
12 4 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.63%) Twitter
13 3 (0.47%) OpenText