Big Data Jobs in London

Big Data
England > London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 27 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
27 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 202 84 80
Rank change year-on-year -118 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 321 1,538 2,295
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.49% 3.85% 4.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.94% 15.29% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 223 668 1,153
10th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £50,000
25th Percentile £68,125 £65,000 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
75th Percentile £110,000 £108,750 £100,000
90th Percentile £137,000 £117,875 £115,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,554 £77,500
% change year-on-year +5.89% -2.51% +19.23%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,625 10,061 16,806
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 21.50% 25.20% 29.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,642 6,852 8,981
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +1.45%
75th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £115,000 £106,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +9.09%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in London

Big Data
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data in London.

Salary trend for Big Data in London

Big Data
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in London over the 6 months to 27 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Big Data in London

Big Data
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the London region over the 6 months to 27 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Central London +20 41 £100,000 +5.26% 6
North London +5 4 £83,750 +4.69%
South London -38 1 £125,000 +19.05%
Big Data
England

Big Data
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 152 (47.35%) Apache Spark
2 53 (16.51%) Apache
3 32 (9.97%) Apache Airflow
4 24 (7.48%) SAS
5 9 (2.80%) Apache Pig
6 4 (1.25%) Luigi
7 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Exchange
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (4.67%) SPSS
2 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Primavera
1 4 (1.25%) Relativity
2 2 (0.62%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 1 (0.31%) Magento
3 1 (0.31%) Ringtail
3 1 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 152 (47.35%) Azure
2 106 (33.02%) AWS
3 52 (16.20%) GCP
4 42 (13.08%) Power Platform
5 27 (8.41%) GitHub
6 25 (7.79%) Serverless
7 23 (7.17%) GitHub Actions
8 18 (5.61%) Azure Data Factory
8 18 (5.61%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 18 (5.61%) Snowflake
9 16 (4.98%) Amazon S3
9 16 (4.98%) OpenShift
9 16 (4.98%) SaaS
10 14 (4.36%) Vertex AI
11 12 (3.74%) Amazon Kinesis
11 12 (3.74%) Dropbox
12 9 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (2.49%) PaaS
14 7 (2.18%) IaaS
15 6 (1.87%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 38 (11.84%) Wireless
2 3 (0.93%) DNS
2 3 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (0.93%) Firewall
2 3 (0.93%) Internet
2 3 (0.93%) iSCSI
2 3 (0.93%) LAN
2 3 (0.93%) SAN
2 3 (0.93%) VoIP
2 3 (0.93%) WAN
2 3 (0.93%) WebEx
3 2 (0.62%) IPv4
3 2 (0.62%) OSPF
3 2 (0.62%) VLAN
3 2 (0.62%) VPN
4 1 (0.31%) FTP
4 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (36.14%) Data Lake
2 88 (27.41%) Data Warehouse
3 78 (24.30%) Hadoop
4 60 (18.69%) NoSQL
5 42 (13.08%) Power BI
6 39 (12.15%) Apache Hive
7 35 (10.90%) Tableau
8 31 (9.66%) Relational Database
9 23 (7.17%) BigQuery
10 20 (6.23%) MySQL
11 19 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (5.61%) Amazon Redshift
12 18 (5.61%) Data Mining
13 17 (5.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 17 (5.30%) SQL Server
14 15 (4.67%) EDRMS
14 15 (4.67%) Flink
14 15 (4.67%) MongoDB
15 14 (4.36%) Bigtable
15 14 (4.36%) Looker
Development Applications
1 31 (9.66%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.05%) Git
3 12 (3.74%) CircleCI
4 8 (2.49%) Checkstyle
4 8 (2.49%) JUnit
4 8 (2.49%) SonarQube
5 4 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.25%) Bitbucket
5 4 (1.25%) Maven
5 4 (1.25%) Travis CI
6 2 (0.62%) Gradle
7 1 (0.31%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.31%) ERwin
7 1 (0.31%) GDB
7 1 (0.31%) JIRA
7 1 (0.31%) Mockito
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.31%) Selenium
General
1 79 (24.61%) Finance
2 74 (23.05%) Social Skills
3 45 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (9.66%) Banking
5 25 (7.79%) Marketing
6 24 (7.48%) Legal
7 21 (6.54%) Retail
8 16 (4.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 12 (3.74%) Law
10 10 (3.12%) Games
11 8 (2.49%) Retail Banking
12 7 (2.18%) Publishing
13 6 (1.87%) Advertising
13 6 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
14 4 (1.25%) Public Sector
15 3 (0.93%) Electronics
15 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.93%) Military
15 3 (0.93%) Police
16 2 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (26.17%) Data Engineer
2 67 (20.87%) Senior
3 64 (19.94%) Architect
4 50 (15.58%) Data Architect
5 49 (15.26%) Lead
6 34 (10.59%) Developer
7 30 (9.35%) Data Manager
8 27 (8.41%) Big Data Architect
9 25 (7.79%) Senior Data Engineer
10 20 (6.23%) Big Data Manager
11 18 (5.61%) Data Scientist
12 15 (4.67%) Analyst
13 13 (4.05%) Lead Data Engineer
13 13 (4.05%) Lead Developer
14 12 (3.74%) Technical Leader
15 11 (3.43%) Consultant
15 11 (3.43%) DevOps Engineer
15 11 (3.43%) Senior DevOps
15 11 (3.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 10 (3.12%) Engineering Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (22.43%) Kafka
2 38 (11.84%) PySpark
3 19 (5.92%) .NET
4 17 (5.30%) JSON
5 14 (4.36%) XML
6 13 (4.05%) Spring
7 12 (3.74%) Apache Beam
7 12 (3.74%) Pandas
7 12 (3.74%) Spring Boot
8 8 (2.49%) Apache Avro
8 8 (2.49%) J2EE
8 8 (2.49%) Spark Streaming
9 7 (2.18%) Apache NiFi
9 7 (2.18%) Node.js
9 7 (2.18%) React
10 6 (1.87%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (1.87%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (1.87%) JMS
11 4 (1.25%) HTML
11 4 (1.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (8.41%) Distributed Systems
2 21 (6.54%) Algorithms
3 19 (5.92%) Product Ownership
4 18 (5.61%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (5.61%) Onboarding
5 17 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (4.67%) Cybercrime
7 14 (4.36%) Management Information System
8 13 (4.05%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.74%) Cloud Native
10 9 (2.80%) Distributed Applications
10 9 (2.80%) Distributed Computing
10 9 (2.80%) Hedge funds
10 9 (2.80%) Public Cloud
11 8 (2.49%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.56%) Hackathon
13 5 (1.56%) Taxonomies
14 4 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
15 3 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.17%) Linux
2 5 (1.56%) Windows
3 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
3 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.64%) Analytics
2 104 (32.40%) ETL
3 97 (30.22%) Data Modelling
4 90 (28.04%) Agile
5 89 (27.73%) Business Intelligence
6 82 (25.55%) Machine Learning
7 80 (24.92%) Data Science
8 78 (24.30%) Data Engineering
9 72 (22.43%) CI/CD
9 72 (22.43%) Data Pipeline
10 62 (19.31%) Computer Science
11 61 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 60 (18.69%) Visualisation
13 55 (17.13%) Data Analytics
14 54 (16.82%) Data Visualisation
15 45 (14.02%) Software Engineering
16 44 (13.71%) Technical Leadership
17 43 (13.40%) Data Analysis
18 42 (13.08%) Artificial Intelligence
18 42 (13.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 152 (47.35%) Python
2 149 (46.42%) SQL
3 81 (25.23%) Java
4 36 (11.21%) Scala
5 31 (9.66%) C#
6 24 (7.48%) R
7 13 (4.05%) Bash
7 13 (4.05%) Go
8 11 (3.43%) C++
8 11 (3.43%) Data Analysis Expressions
9 9 (2.80%) JavaScript
9 9 (2.80%) VB
10 6 (1.87%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.25%) Groovy
11 4 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.93%) F#
13 2 (0.62%) Kotlin
13 2 (0.62%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.31%) PHP
Qualifications
1 84 (26.17%) Degree
2 26 (8.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (7.17%) Master's Degree
4 15 (4.67%) Security Cleared
5 12 (3.74%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.25%) CIMA
9 3 (0.93%) PhD
10 2 (0.62%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.62%) Azure Certification
10 2 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.62%) MBA
11 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.31%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.10%) Data Quality
2 11 (3.43%) QA
3 6 (1.87%) Accessibility
4 5 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (10.90%) Docker
2 18 (5.61%) HDFS
3 11 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.25%) Ceph
5 3 (0.93%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.93%) vSphere
6 2 (0.62%) KVM
6 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.31%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 32 (9.97%) Kubernetes
2 25 (7.79%) Terraform
3 17 (5.30%) Ansible
4 6 (1.87%) Puppet
5 5 (1.56%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.25%) Grafana
7 2 (0.62%) Kibana
7 2 (0.62%) Nagios
7 2 (0.62%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.62%) vRealize
8 1 (0.31%) Podman
Vendors
1 86 (26.79%) Databricks
2 44 (13.71%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.54%) Google
4 18 (5.61%) VMware
5 12 (3.74%) Cloudera
6 9 (2.80%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.87%) Splunk
8 5 (1.56%) Oracle
8 5 (1.56%) SAP
9 4 (1.25%) Intapp
10 3 (0.93%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.93%) Facebook
10 3 (0.93%) Mitel
10 3 (0.93%) ShoreTel
11 2 (0.62%) Cadence
11 2 (0.62%) Cognos
11 2 (0.62%) IBM
11 2 (0.62%) Nuix
11 2 (0.62%) Recommind
11 2 (0.62%) Veeam