Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 145 205
Rank change year-on-year +1 +60 +12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 80 86 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.62% 1.60% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.57% 5.18% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 73 77 47
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +5.88%

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 Leeds with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1437 1659 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 29.09% 30.95% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1501 1874
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £60,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,471 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% - +3.90%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Leeds

Big Data
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in Leeds.

Salary trend for Big Data in Leeds

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Java
3 25 (31.25%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
6 20 (25.00%) Analytics
6 20 (25.00%) Open Source
6 20 (25.00%) C#
7 19 (23.75%) Games
8 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
9 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (21.25%) DevOps
9 17 (21.25%) SDLC
10 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 15 (18.75%) Hadoop
12 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
12 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
13 13 (16.25%) ETL
13 13 (16.25%) Linux
13 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
13 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 11 (13.75%) PHP
14 11 (13.75%) Node.js
14 11 (13.75%) React
15 10 (12.50%) Apache Spark
15 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.75%) SAS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Mule
4 1 (1.25%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.75%) SPSS
2 2 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.50%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.25%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (12.50%) GitHub
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.50%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.25%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 14 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (8.75%) Data Mining
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.00%) Power BI
7 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.50%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.50%) Lumira
9 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.50%) MS Access
9 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Jenkins
2 16 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 8 (10.00%) Selenium
3 8 (10.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.50%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (23.75%) Games
2 8 (10.00%) Advertising
3 7 (8.75%) Finance
4 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Marketing
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (17.50%) Automation Tester
1 14 (17.50%) Tester
2 13 (16.25%) Developer
2 13 (16.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (13.75%) Software Engineer
4 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (10.00%) ETL Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Architect
6 7 (8.75%) Data Scientist
7 6 (7.50%) Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Software Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Data Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Big Data Consultant
10 2 (2.50%) Cloud Consultant
10 2 (2.50%) Data Analytics Manager
10 2 (2.50%) Microsoft BI Consultant
10 2 (2.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (2.50%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.75%) Node.js
1 11 (13.75%) React
2 8 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 7 (8.75%) .NET
3 7 (8.75%) Kafka
4 6 (7.50%) JRuby
4 6 (7.50%) RESTful
4 6 (7.50%) Web Services
5 5 (6.25%) WSDL
5 5 (6.25%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.25%) D3.js
6 1 (1.25%) FusionCharts
6 1 (1.25%) Google Maps API
6 1 (1.25%) Leaflet
6 1 (1.25%) OpenLayers
6 1 (1.25%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) SCADA
3 2 (2.50%) Smart City
3 2 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Linux
1 13 (16.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.00%) Analytics
2 20 (25.00%) Open Source
3 17 (21.25%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (21.25%) DevOps
3 17 (21.25%) SDLC
4 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (17.50%) Test Automation
6 13 (16.25%) ETL
7 10 (12.50%) Data Integration
7 10 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.25%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (11.25%) Low Latency
9 8 (10.00%) BDD
9 8 (10.00%) Configuration Management
9 8 (10.00%) TDD
9 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
10 7 (8.75%) Machine Learning
10 7 (8.75%) Scrum
11 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) Java
2 25 (31.25%) SQL
3 20 (25.00%) C#
4 11 (13.75%) PHP
5 10 (12.50%) Python
5 10 (12.50%) Ruby
6 7 (8.75%) Scala
7 4 (5.00%) R
8 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.50%) VBA
10 1 (1.25%) C++
10 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.25%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (12.50%) Packer
2 4 (5.00%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.25%) Grafana
Vendors
1 24 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Red Hat
3 10 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (3.75%) Google
4 3 (3.75%) Tableau
5 2 (2.50%) SAP
6 1 (1.25%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.25%) Informatica
6 1 (1.25%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.25%) Splunk
6 1 (1.25%) Talend