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

Big Data
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 139 140 100
Rank change year-on-year +1 -40 +71
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 76 88 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.61% 1.74% 2.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.10% 5.52% 8.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56 92 110
Leeds median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -10.15%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £36,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,250 £80,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 1,246 1,595 2,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.36% 31.56% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,048 1,415 1,697
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.29% +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 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (36.84%) Hadoop
3 27 (35.53%) Java
3 27 (35.53%) Analytics
3 27 (35.53%) SDLC
4 26 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (31.58%) Data Analytics
5 24 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (28.95%) Python
7 21 (27.63%) Linux
7 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
8 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
9 19 (25.00%) Apache Spark
9 19 (25.00%) Data Science
10 18 (23.68%) DevOps
10 18 (23.68%) Finance
11 17 (22.37%) OO
11 17 (22.37%) Degree
12 16 (21.05%) Data Integration
12 16 (21.05%) Scrum
12 16 (21.05%) XML
12 16 (21.05%) Apache Hive
13 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
13 15 (19.74%) Web Services
14 14 (18.42%) Data Lake
15 13 (17.11%) R
15 13 (17.11%) ETL
15 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
15 13 (17.11%) Git (software)

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 19 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.58%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.95%) Apache
5 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.32%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 26 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.95%) GitHub
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.32%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.32%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.84%) Hadoop
2 16 (21.05%) Apache Hive
3 14 (18.42%) Data Lake
4 11 (14.47%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (13.16%) HBase
5 10 (13.16%) Riak
6 6 (7.89%) Impala
6 6 (7.89%) MOLAP
6 6 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.89%) OLAP
6 6 (7.89%) ROLAP
6 6 (7.89%) Sqoop
7 5 (6.58%) NoSQL
8 4 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (5.26%) Redis
8 4 (5.26%) SAP BW
8 4 (5.26%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (19.74%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.63%) Selenium
4 2 (2.63%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (23.68%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
2 5 (6.58%) Legal
3 4 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Architect
2 14 (18.42%) Data Engineer
3 13 (17.11%) Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Data Architect
4 11 (14.47%) Python Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (13.16%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Lead Data Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Security Technical Architect
8 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Hadoop Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Automation Tester
10 2 (2.63%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Data Analytics Architect
10 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) XML
2 15 (19.74%) Web Services
3 12 (15.79%) Kafka
3 12 (15.79%) RESTful
4 11 (14.47%) .NET
4 11 (14.47%) WSDL
5 7 (9.21%) REST
6 6 (7.89%) JSON
6 6 (7.89%) SOAP
6 6 (7.89%) XSD
7 4 (5.26%) Apache Tez
7 4 (5.26%) PySpark
8 2 (2.63%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.63%) Spring
8 2 (2.63%) Spring Boot
9 1 (1.32%) ggplot
9 1 (1.32%) LAMP
9 1 (1.32%) LDAP
9 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Replication
1 6 (7.89%) Taxonomies
2 5 (6.58%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.32%) CentOS
3 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (35.53%) Analytics
2 27 (35.53%) SDLC
3 24 (31.58%) Data Analytics
3 24 (31.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (25.00%) Data Science
4 19 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 18 (23.68%) DevOps
6 17 (22.37%) OO
7 16 (21.05%) Data Integration
7 16 (21.05%) Scrum
8 13 (17.11%) ETL
9 12 (15.79%) SOA
10 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (14.47%) DSDM
10 11 (14.47%) RUP
10 11 (14.47%) Separation of Concerns
11 10 (13.16%) Data Architecture
11 10 (13.16%) Data Modelling
11 10 (13.16%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 27 (35.53%) Java
2 22 (28.95%) Python
3 13 (17.11%) R
4 10 (13.16%) SQL
5 8 (10.53%) Ruby
6 6 (7.89%) Scala
7 4 (5.26%) ABAP
7 4 (5.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.63%) C#
9 1 (1.32%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) Java 8
9 1 (1.32%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Degree
2 7 (9.21%) AWS Certification
3 5 (6.58%) CEH
3 5 (6.58%) CISA
3 5 (6.58%) CISM
3 5 (6.58%) CISSP
3 5 (6.58%) CompTIA Security+
3 5 (6.58%) CSSLP
3 5 (6.58%) GIAC
3 5 (6.58%) SANS
3 5 (6.58%) SSCP
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) HDFS
2 6 (7.89%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.53%) Packer
2 7 (9.21%) Oozie
3 4 (5.26%) Ansible
3 4 (5.26%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Xymon
4 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (14.47%) Capita
4 8 (10.53%) VMware
5 5 (6.58%) Cloudera
6 4 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Tableau