Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 139 122
Rank change year-on-year 0 -17 +91
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 56 93 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.34% 1.87% 2.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.67% 6.02% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 48 81 91
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £43,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £76,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -13.64% +15.79%

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 987 1,546 1,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 23.61% 31.13% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1,345 1,424
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £59,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (44.64%) SQL
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Analytics
3 19 (33.93%) Python
3 19 (33.93%) Finance
4 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (30.36%) Data Analytics
6 16 (28.57%) DevOps
6 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
8 13 (23.21%) Degree
9 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (21.43%) Java
9 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (21.43%) SDLC
9 12 (21.43%) Data Science
10 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
10 11 (19.64%) R
10 11 (19.64%) .NET
10 11 (19.64%) Scrum
11 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
11 10 (17.86%) XML
11 10 (17.86%) Riak
12 9 (16.07%) Apache Hive
12 9 (16.07%) Apache Spark
12 9 (16.07%) OO
12 9 (16.07%) Web Services
12 9 (16.07%) ETL
12 9 (16.07%) VMware

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 9 (16.07%) Apache Spark
2 8 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (14.29%) IaaS
3 8 (14.29%) PaaS
4 3 (5.36%) Office 365
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.57%) Serverless
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.79%) GitHub
6 1 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) DNS
1 8 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.64%) Hadoop
3 10 (17.86%) Riak
4 9 (16.07%) Apache Hive
5 8 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (14.29%) Power BI
6 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.93%) Data Lake
7 5 (8.93%) HBase
7 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (8.93%) Sqoop
8 4 (7.14%) Impala
8 4 (7.14%) MOLAP
8 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 4 (7.14%) OLAP
8 4 (7.14%) ROLAP
9 3 (5.36%) MySQL
9 3 (5.36%) QlikView
10 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Grunt
3 1 (1.79%) gulp
General
1 19 (33.93%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Architect
3 11 (19.64%) Python Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Site Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Data Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Data Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Data Scientist
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Lead Data Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) .NET
2 10 (17.86%) XML
3 9 (16.07%) Web Services
4 7 (12.50%) Kafka
4 7 (12.50%) RESTful
4 7 (12.50%) WSDL
5 5 (8.93%) REST
6 4 (7.14%) JSON
6 4 (7.14%) PySpark
6 4 (7.14%) SOAP
6 4 (7.14%) XSD
7 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.79%) J2EE
8 1 (1.79%) LAMP
8 1 (1.79%) LDAP
8 1 (1.79%) Middleware
8 1 (1.79%) Node.js
8 1 (1.79%) Sass
8 1 (1.79%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.14%) Replication
2 4 (7.14%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.79%) Fintech
3 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Analytics
3 17 (30.36%) Data Analytics
4 16 (28.57%) DevOps
5 12 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (21.43%) Data Science
5 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (21.43%) SDLC
6 11 (19.64%) Scrum
7 10 (17.86%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.07%) ETL
8 9 (16.07%) OO
9 8 (14.29%) Capacity Management
9 8 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 8 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (14.29%) Identity Management
9 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 8 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) SQL
2 19 (33.93%) Python
3 12 (21.43%) Java
4 11 (19.64%) R
5 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.93%) Scala
7 4 (7.14%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) VB
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) VBA
10 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) CEH
2 2 (3.57%) CISA
2 2 (3.57%) CISM
2 2 (3.57%) CISSP
2 2 (3.57%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (3.57%) CSSLP
2 2 (3.57%) GIAC
2 2 (3.57%) SANS
2 2 (3.57%) SSCP
3 1 (1.79%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) GCP
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
2 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) HDFS
3 4 (7.14%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Oozie
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Packer
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Xymon
2 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Brocade
3 8 (14.29%) Citrix
3 8 (14.29%) Dell
4 7 (12.50%) Capita
5 6 (10.71%) Tableau
6 5 (8.93%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Avaya
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle
8 1 (1.79%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.79%) Google