Period
to 16 May 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK > England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 481 639 836
Rank change year-on-year +158 +197 +222
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 419 264 252
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.30% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.96% 1.10% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 295 227 204
10th Percentile £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £53,625 £55,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.57% - +40.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £95,313
90th Percentile £88,750 £101,250 £115,000
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.57% - +40.00%

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 21,339 23,993 37,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.70% 27.04% 28.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16,711 19,908 31,250
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 May 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 16 May 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 +123 320 £75,000 - 51
South East +59 24 £57,500 -17.86% 3
North of England +11 23 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East of England +30 15 £70,000 +27.27% 2
North West +37 11 £75,000 +42.86% 4
Yorkshire -12 11 £55,000 +74.60%
Midlands 0 10 £48,750 -15.22% 5
South West -41 9 £45,000 -37.93%
West Midlands -8 6 £47,500 -17.39% 5
East Midlands +9 4 £50,000 -
North East - 1 - -
BigQuery
UK

For the 6 months to 16 May 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.

1 399 (95.23%) GCP
2 270 (64.44%) SQL
3 254 (60.62%) Google
4 252 (60.14%) Python
5 205 (48.93%) AWS
6 192 (45.82%) Analytics
7 128 (30.55%) Big Data
8 126 (30.07%) Java
9 123 (29.36%) Amazon Redshift
10 122 (29.12%) Kubernetes
10 122 (29.12%) Business Intelligence
11 120 (28.64%) Data Engineering
12 101 (24.11%) Azure
13 99 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
14 96 (22.91%) ETL
15 92 (21.96%) Data Warehouse
16 89 (21.24%) Data Science
17 85 (20.29%) Tableau
18 83 (19.81%) Data Pipeline
19 79 (18.85%) Apache Spark
20 75 (17.90%) DevOps
20 75 (17.90%) Software Engineering
20 75 (17.90%) Social Skills
21 71 (16.95%) Open Source
22 70 (16.71%) Visualisation
22 70 (16.71%) Apache Airflow
23 69 (16.47%) Serverless
24 66 (15.75%) Terraform
25 64 (15.27%) Kafka
25 64 (15.27%) Looker

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 79 (18.85%) Apache Spark
2 70 (16.71%) Apache Airflow
3 52 (12.41%) Apache
4 28 (6.68%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.30%) Luigi
6 6 (1.43%) Confluence
7 5 (1.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.48%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.48%) SAS
9 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.24%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 399 (95.23%) GCP
2 205 (48.93%) AWS
3 101 (24.11%) Azure
4 69 (16.47%) Serverless
5 50 (11.93%) Cloud Functions
6 35 (8.35%) AWS Lambda
7 31 (7.40%) Amazon S3
8 29 (6.92%) GitHub
9 28 (6.68%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (6.68%) Power Platform
10 25 (5.97%) Google App Engine
11 21 (5.01%) Amazon Kinesis
12 19 (4.53%) Amazon SQS
12 19 (4.53%) Google Data Studio
13 17 (4.06%) Amazon EKS
13 17 (4.06%) Google Analytics
14 13 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
15 12 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
16 11 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
17 10 (2.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.67%) SSH
2 5 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.95%) 802.11
3 4 (0.95%) RFID
3 4 (0.95%) Wireless
4 3 (0.72%) Broadband
4 3 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (30.55%) Big Data
2 123 (29.36%) Amazon Redshift
3 92 (21.96%) Data Warehouse
4 85 (20.29%) Tableau
5 64 (15.27%) Looker
6 62 (14.80%) PostgreSQL
7 52 (12.41%) Hadoop
8 50 (11.93%) NoSQL
9 47 (11.22%) Snowflake Schema
10 35 (8.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 28 (6.68%) Power BI
11 28 (6.68%) SQL Server
12 27 (6.44%) MySQL
12 27 (6.44%) Relational Database
13 26 (6.21%) Amazon RDS
14 25 (5.97%) Bigtable
14 25 (5.97%) Redis
15 24 (5.73%) MongoDB
16 21 (5.01%) Cloud Spanner
17 20 (4.77%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 53 (12.65%) Jenkins
2 29 (6.92%) JIRA
3 18 (4.30%) Git (software)
4 17 (4.06%) Cypress.io
5 15 (3.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (2.39%) GitLab
7 7 (1.67%) JUnit
8 4 (0.95%) Bitbucket
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (0.95%) Spinnaker
9 3 (0.72%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.48%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.24%) Babel
11 1 (0.24%) Grunt
11 1 (0.24%) kappa
11 1 (0.24%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.24%) Mocha
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.24%) Sinon.JS
General
1 75 (17.90%) Social Skills
2 59 (14.08%) Finance
3 49 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
4 48 (11.46%) Marketing
5 43 (10.26%) Retail
6 13 (3.10%) Presentation Skills
7 10 (2.39%) Brand Awareness
7 10 (2.39%) Influencing Skills
7 10 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.15%) Advertising
9 8 (1.91%) Games
9 8 (1.91%) Legal
10 7 (1.67%) Banking
11 6 (1.43%) Billing
11 6 (1.43%) Documentation Skills
11 6 (1.43%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.72%) Automotive
13 3 (0.72%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 145 (34.61%) Data Engineer
2 51 (12.17%) Python Engineer
3 49 (11.69%) Software Engineer
4 47 (11.22%) Analyst
5 39 (9.31%) Developer
6 31 (7.40%) Architect
6 31 (7.40%) Java Engineer
7 29 (6.92%) Big Data Engineer
8 28 (6.68%) Java Software Engineer
9 27 (6.44%) Cloud Engineer
10 23 (5.49%) Big Data Software Engineer
10 23 (5.49%) Data Analytics Engineer
11 21 (5.01%) Data Architect
12 18 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (3.82%) Insight Analyst
13 16 (3.82%) Scala Engineer
14 15 (3.58%) Consultant
15 13 (3.10%) Cloud Architect
15 13 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
15 13 (3.10%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (15.27%) Kafka
2 40 (9.55%) Apache Beam
3 33 (7.88%) Node.js
4 26 (6.21%) GraphQL
5 19 (4.53%) React
5 19 (4.53%) RESTful
6 18 (4.30%) Jest
7 16 (3.82%) Akka
8 15 (3.58%) REST
9 14 (3.34%) gRPC
10 13 (3.10%) PySpark
11 12 (2.86%) Flask
12 11 (2.63%) Apache NiFi
13 9 (2.15%) JSON
13 9 (2.15%) Protocol Buffers
13 9 (2.15%) Redux
14 8 (1.91%) Spark Streaming
15 6 (1.43%) .NET
15 6 (1.43%) HTML
16 5 (1.19%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.21%) Cloud Native
2 19 (4.53%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (2.86%) User Experience
4 11 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.39%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.91%) Hedge funds
6 8 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.67%) Analytical Mindset
8 6 (1.43%) CMDB
8 6 (1.43%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.43%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
9 5 (1.19%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.19%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.19%) Social Media
9 5 (1.19%) Tandem
9 5 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (0.95%) Marketing Technology
10 4 (0.95%) SystemC
11 3 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.82%) Linux
2 8 (1.91%) Windows
3 5 (1.19%) Android
4 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (0.24%) Debian
5 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (45.82%) Analytics
2 122 (29.12%) Business Intelligence
3 120 (28.64%) Data Engineering
4 99 (23.63%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (22.91%) ETL
6 89 (21.24%) Data Science
7 83 (19.81%) Data Pipeline
8 75 (17.90%) DevOps
8 75 (17.90%) Software Engineering
9 71 (16.95%) Open Source
10 70 (16.71%) Visualisation
11 59 (14.08%) Microservices
12 55 (13.13%) Problem-Solving
13 53 (12.65%) Data Modelling
14 51 (12.17%) Machine Learning
15 49 (11.69%) Data Analytics
16 44 (10.50%) Data Transformation
17 42 (10.02%) Data Visualisation
18 40 (9.55%) Computer Science
19 38 (9.07%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 270 (64.44%) SQL
2 252 (60.14%) Python
3 126 (30.07%) Java
4 53 (12.65%) JavaScript
5 48 (11.46%) Go
6 45 (10.74%) R
7 36 (8.59%) Scala
8 24 (5.73%) TypeScript
9 22 (5.25%) Bash Shell
10 15 (3.58%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.63%) C#
11 11 (2.63%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.91%) C
12 8 (1.91%) C++
12 8 (1.91%) ES6
13 7 (1.67%) Java 8
14 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.95%) Kotlin
16 3 (0.72%) Google Apps Script
16 3 (0.72%) Rust
Qualifications
1 51 (12.17%) Degree
2 23 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.34%) Numerate Degree
4 6 (1.43%) PhD
5 3 (0.72%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.24%) HND
6 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.21%) GDPR
2 15 (3.58%) QA
3 4 (0.95%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (14.08%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) HDFS
2 1 (0.24%) NFS
2 1 (0.24%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 122 (29.12%) Kubernetes
2 66 (15.75%) Terraform
3 22 (5.25%) Prometheus
4 21 (5.01%) Grafana
5 14 (3.34%) Ansible
6 3 (0.72%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.24%) Oozie
7 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.24%) Packer
Vendors
1 254 (60.62%) Google
2 34 (8.11%) Oracle
3 26 (6.21%) Talend
4 17 (4.06%) Teradata
5 15 (3.58%) Qubit
6 14 (3.34%) Databricks
6 14 (3.34%) Informatica
7 11 (2.63%) Microsoft
8 9 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.43%) Cognos
9 6 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.43%) TIBCO
10 5 (1.19%) Adobe
10 5 (1.19%) Alteryx
10 5 (1.19%) SAP
11 4 (0.95%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.72%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.72%) Dell
12 3 (0.72%) Facebook
12 3 (0.72%) Hortonworks