Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 142 158
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 +39
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 40 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.09% 1.55% 1.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.77% 5.54% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 39 69 75
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,750 £34,100 £41,250
90th Percentile £77,000 £65,500 £74,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +10.53%

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 839 1,372 1,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 22.93% 28.04% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 700 1,215 1,538
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,448
90th Percentile £58,875 £60,000 £56,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -

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 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing Big Data 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) Python
3 17 (42.50%) Analytics
4 14 (35.00%) Power BI
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
6 12 (30.00%) DevOps
6 12 (30.00%) Tableau
7 11 (27.50%) R
7 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
7 11 (27.50%) Finance
8 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (25.00%) Coaching
9 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
9 9 (22.50%) ETL
9 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) VMware
10 8 (20.00%) Brocade
10 8 (20.00%) PaaS
10 8 (20.00%) Data Integration
10 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 8 (20.00%) DNS
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
10 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (20.00%) Identity Management
10 8 (20.00%) Active Directory

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 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 7 (17.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (5.00%) ArcGIS
3 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 2 (5.00%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.00%) IaaS
3 8 (20.00%) PaaS
4 4 (10.00%) GitHub
5 3 (7.50%) Office 365
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
1 8 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) Power BI
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
5 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.00%) Spark SQL
6 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.50%) HBase
6 3 (7.50%) MySQL
6 3 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.50%) QlikView
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (7.50%) Sqoop
7 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (5.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Aptana Studio
2 1 (2.50%) Grunt
2 1 (2.50%) gulp
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Site Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) IT Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) IT Trainer
3 6 (15.00%) Trainer
4 4 (10.00%) Data Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Data Scientist
5 3 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Business Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
2 3 (7.50%) Kafka
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) Leaflet
3 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 2 (5.00%) OpenLayers
3 2 (5.00%) PostGIS
4 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.50%) J2EE
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) React
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) Sass
4 1 (2.50%) Vue.js
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Data Structures
1 6 (15.00%) e-Learning
2 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.50%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Analytics
2 12 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 12 (30.00%) DevOps
3 10 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (25.00%) Coaching
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (22.50%) ETL
4 9 (22.50%) Machine Learning
5 8 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 8 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.00%) Visualisation
7 5 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.50%) Data Science
8 4 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) Python
3 11 (27.50%) R
4 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.50%) Scala
6 4 (10.00%) C#
6 4 (10.00%) Java
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.00%) VB
8 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 1 (2.50%) HiveQL
9 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.50%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) CEH
2 2 (5.00%) CISA
2 2 (5.00%) CISM
2 2 (5.00%) CISSP
2 2 (5.00%) CSSLP
2 2 (5.00%) GIAC
2 2 (5.00%) SANS
2 2 (5.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.00%) HDFS
3 2 (5.00%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Tableau
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Brocade
3 8 (20.00%) Citrix
3 8 (20.00%) Dell
3 8 (20.00%) VMware
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 4 (10.00%) Hortonworks
6 2 (5.00%) Avaya
6 2 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 2 (5.00%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Splunk
7 1 (2.50%) Talend