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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England / London
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 71 82
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 1619 1792 1420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.84% 4.27% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.01% 13.68% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1388 1478 1212
Median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.84% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 10112 13098 13034
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 30.21% 31.22% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8783 11422 11201
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in London

Big Data
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Big Data in London

Big Data
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 226 £65,000 +4.00% 61
Chiswick - 10 £57,500 -
Hackney - 7 - -
Westminster - 5 £90,000 -
Wimbledon +20 4 £60,000 -7.69%
West End of London -5 4 £73,250 -6.98% 14
Edgware - 4 £100,000 -
Ruislip - 3 £45,000 - 3
Canary Wharf - 3 £57,500 -
Hammersmith -19 2 £115,000 +109.09% 1
Feltham +3 1 £57,500 +43.75%
Docklands, London -3 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £37,500 -28.57% 1
Croydon - 1 £64,000 - 2
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 - 2
Heathrow - 1 - -
Big Data
England

Big Data
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 London region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 1310 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1170 (35.89%) Java
3 1168 (35.83%) Hadoop
4 1141 (35.00%) Analytics
5 969 (29.72%) SQL
6 942 (28.90%) Python
7 910 (27.91%) Apache Spark
8 844 (25.89%) Finance
9 681 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
10 656 (20.12%) NoSQL
11 596 (18.28%) Scala
12 557 (17.09%) Degree
13 539 (16.53%) Machine Learning
14 521 (15.98%) Amazon AWS
15 449 (13.77%) Computer Science
16 440 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
17 426 (13.07%) TDD
18 412 (12.64%) JavaScript
19 410 (12.58%) SQL Server
20 409 (12.55%) Apache Hive
21 395 (12.12%) MongoDB
22 383 (11.75%) Linux
23 382 (11.72%) ETL
24 370 (11.35%) Software Engineering
25 369 (11.32%) C#
25 369 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
26 367 (11.26%) R
27 363 (11.13%) Banking
28 362 (11.10%) Scrum
29 359 (11.01%) DevOps

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 910 (27.91%) Apache Spark
2 215 (6.60%) Apache
3 179 (5.49%) SAS
4 176 (5.40%) Apache Pig
5 170 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
6 87 (2.67%) Apache Solr
7 64 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 58 (1.78%) JBoss
9 54 (1.66%) WebSphere
10 53 (1.63%) OpenStack
11 52 (1.60%) Jetty
12 44 (1.35%) Confluence
13 39 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 32 (0.98%) CMS
15 24 (0.74%) SharePoint
16 11 (0.34%) MQSeries
17 10 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 9 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 9 (0.28%) WildFly
19 8 (0.25%) IIS
Applications
1 180 (5.52%) MS Excel
2 71 (2.18%) SPSS
3 37 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.55%) MS Office
5 5 (0.15%) SPSS Modeler
6 3 (0.092%) Gephi
6 3 (0.092%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.092%) Stata
7 2 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.061%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.061%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.061%) Weka
8 1 (0.031%) EViews
8 1 (0.031%) Flinto
8 1 (0.031%) InVision
8 1 (0.031%) Mingle
8 1 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.031%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 10 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.21%) Eloqua
2 7 (0.21%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.15%) Magento
3 5 (0.15%) Remedy AR System
3 5 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.12%) HFM
4 4 (0.12%) Hyperion Enterprise
5 3 (0.092%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.061%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.061%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.061%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.061%) SessionCam
6 2 (0.061%) Social Studio
6 2 (0.061%) Unica
7 1 (0.031%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.031%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.031%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.031%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 521 (15.98%) Amazon AWS
2 267 (8.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (5.86%) SaaS
4 98 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
5 93 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 62 (1.90%) GitHub
7 56 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
8 54 (1.66%) Google Analytics
9 51 (1.56%) PaaS
10 42 (1.29%) Amazon S3
11 36 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
12 30 (0.92%) IaaS
13 25 (0.77%) Azure Machine Learning
14 23 (0.71%) Amazon Kinesis
15 21 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
16 18 (0.55%) Office 365
17 14 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
18 10 (0.31%) Route 53
19 9 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
19 9 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.76%) Internet
2 31 (0.95%) Kerberos
3 29 (0.89%) HTTP
4 24 (0.74%) Network Security
5 20 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 18 (0.55%) Firewall
7 16 (0.49%) LDAP
8 15 (0.46%) DNS
9 13 (0.40%) SSL
10 8 (0.25%) FTP
10 8 (0.25%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.21%) tcpdump
12 6 (0.18%) VPN
13 5 (0.15%) DHCP
13 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.12%) IPsec
15 3 (0.092%) Multicast
15 3 (0.092%) WebEx
15 3 (0.092%) Wireless
16 2 (0.061%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1168 (35.83%) Hadoop
2 656 (20.12%) NoSQL
3 440 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
4 410 (12.58%) SQL Server
5 409 (12.55%) Apache Hive
6 395 (12.12%) MongoDB
7 294 (9.02%) Relational Database
8 262 (8.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 240 (7.36%) HBase
10 226 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 219 (6.72%) MySQL
12 168 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 154 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 145 (4.45%) RDBMS
15 143 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
16 138 (4.23%) QlikView
17 136 (4.17%) Power BI
18 132 (4.05%) Data Mining
19 114 (3.50%) Redis
20 100 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 158 (4.85%) Git (software)
2 144 (4.42%) Jenkins
3 95 (2.91%) JIRA
4 65 (1.99%) Selenium
5 55 (1.69%) Maven
6 49 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
7 40 (1.23%) JUnit
8 39 (1.20%) Subversion
9 28 (0.86%) Mockito
10 27 (0.83%) Cucumber
11 24 (0.74%) TeamCity
12 22 (0.67%) Visual Studio
13 21 (0.64%) Calabash
14 18 (0.55%) Hudson
15 17 (0.52%) Jasmine
16 15 (0.46%) Appium
16 15 (0.46%) Gradle
17 14 (0.43%) WebDriver
18 13 (0.40%) Grunt
19 12 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 844 (25.89%) Finance
2 363 (11.13%) Banking
3 331 (10.15%) Marketing
4 319 (9.79%) Retail
5 179 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 130 (3.99%) Games
7 85 (2.61%) Advertising
8 83 (2.55%) Legal
9 70 (2.15%) Investment Banking
10 40 (1.23%) Publishing
11 35 (1.07%) Front Office
12 27 (0.83%) Manufacturing
13 26 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 25 (0.77%) Back Office
15 18 (0.55%) Automotive
15 18 (0.55%) Law
16 11 (0.34%) Electronics
17 8 (0.25%) Music Industry
18 7 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 977 (29.97%) Developer
2 500 (15.34%) Architect
3 298 (9.14%) Java Developer
4 290 (8.90%) Data Engineer
5 250 (7.67%) Consultant
6 240 (7.36%) Data Scientist
7 229 (7.02%) Analyst
8 228 (6.99%) Data Architect
9 223 (6.84%) Senior Developer
10 221 (6.78%) Big Data Engineer
11 178 (5.46%) Big Data Developer
12 157 (4.82%) Big Data Architect
13 133 (4.08%) Scala Developer
14 124 (3.80%) C# Developer
15 119 (3.65%) Data Consultant
16 116 (3.56%) Solutions Architect
17 105 (3.22%) SQL Developer
18 93 (2.85%) Software Engineer
19 92 (2.82%) Java Engineer
20 88 (2.70%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (9.75%) .NET
2 290 (8.90%) Kafka
3 241 (7.39%) AngularJS
4 225 (6.90%) Node.js
5 218 (6.69%) Web Services
6 185 (5.67%) REST
7 179 (5.49%) HTML
8 165 (5.06%) Spring
9 153 (4.69%) React
10 127 (3.90%) CSS
11 120 (3.68%) RESTful
12 106 (3.25%) XML
13 73 (2.24%) HTML5
14 68 (2.09%) SOAP
15 62 (1.90%) JSON
16 59 (1.81%) Hibernate
17 56 (1.72%) MDX
18 54 (1.66%) CSS3
19 53 (1.63%) WPF
20 51 (1.56%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 449 (13.77%) Computer Science
2 369 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
3 309 (9.48%) Algorithms
4 138 (4.23%) Fintech
5 121 (3.71%) Credit Risk
6 114 (3.50%) User Experience
7 98 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 75 (2.30%) Data Structures
9 71 (2.18%) Internet of Things
10 70 (2.15%) Social Media
11 62 (1.90%) Mobile App
12 47 (1.44%) Data Centre
13 43 (1.32%) Derivative
14 39 (1.20%) Management Information System
15 35 (1.07%) Hedge funds
16 31 (0.95%) Clustering
17 29 (0.89%) Equity Derivative
18 27 (0.83%) Client/Server
19 25 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 22 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 383 (11.75%) Linux
2 113 (3.47%) Unix
3 76 (2.33%) Windows
4 57 (1.75%) Android
4 57 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 27 (0.83%) CentOS
6 24 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.18%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.15%) Debian
9 4 (0.12%) AIX
9 4 (0.12%) Solaris
9 4 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.092%) HPUX
10 3 (0.092%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.061%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.061%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.031%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.031%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.031%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1310 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1141 (35.00%) Analytics
3 681 (20.89%) Business Intelligence
4 539 (16.53%) Machine Learning
5 426 (13.07%) TDD
6 382 (11.72%) ETL
7 370 (11.35%) Software Engineering
8 362 (11.10%) Scrum
9 359 (11.01%) DevOps
10 318 (9.75%) Data Analytics
11 299 (9.17%) E-Commerce
12 294 (9.02%) Visualisation
13 292 (8.96%) Mathematics
14 246 (7.55%) Mentoring
15 240 (7.36%) Open Source
16 232 (7.12%) Microservices
17 229 (7.02%) Data Modelling
18 227 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
19 212 (6.50%) Statistics
20 198 (6.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1170 (35.89%) Java
2 969 (29.72%) SQL
3 942 (28.90%) Python
4 596 (18.28%) Scala
5 412 (12.64%) JavaScript
6 369 (11.32%) C#
7 367 (11.26%) R
8 154 (4.72%) C++
9 144 (4.42%) Ruby
10 129 (3.96%) T-SQL
11 117 (3.59%) PHP
12 111 (3.40%) Bash Shell
13 106 (3.25%) Perl
14 85 (2.61%) Go
15 56 (1.72%) C
16 43 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 40 (1.23%) MATLAB
18 26 (0.80%) VBA
19 25 (0.77%) Clojure
20 21 (0.64%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 557 (17.09%) Degree
2 224 (6.87%) PhD
3 54 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (1.17%) Security Cleared
5 31 (0.95%) CISSP
6 27 (0.83%) ISEB
7 21 (0.64%) CISM
7 21 (0.64%) Postgraduate
8 17 (0.52%) PMI Certification
9 16 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (0.46%) CCNA
10 15 (0.46%) GIAC
10 15 (0.46%) PMP
11 14 (0.43%) CCIE
12 13 (0.40%) GCIH
13 12 (0.37%) CEH
13 12 (0.37%) CISA
14 11 (0.34%) DV Cleared
15 10 (0.31%) MCTS
15 10 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.17%) QA
2 85 (2.61%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.71%) MiFID
4 16 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.31%) SLA
7 8 (0.25%) GCP
8 5 (0.15%) GDPR
8 5 (0.15%) PMO
9 3 (0.092%) COBIT
9 3 (0.092%) GPG13
9 3 (0.092%) SDET
9 3 (0.092%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.031%) Basel III
10 1 (0.031%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.031%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.031%) FATCA
10 1 (0.031%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.031%) Solvency II
System Software
1 184 (5.64%) Docker
2 161 (4.94%) HDFS
3 117 (3.59%) Apache Flume
4 23 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 17 (0.52%) Active Directory
6 17 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.21%) VirtualBox
8 5 (0.15%) Snort
9 4 (0.12%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.061%) etcd
10 2 (0.061%) Varnish
10 2 (0.061%) Xen
11 1 (0.031%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.031%) iptables
11 1 (0.031%) KVM
11 1 (0.031%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.031%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.031%) vCloud
11 1 (0.031%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 170 (5.21%) Ansible
2 164 (5.03%) Puppet
3 158 (4.85%) Opscode Chef
4 82 (2.52%) Kubernetes
5 64 (1.96%) Oozie
6 47 (1.44%) Salt
7 44 (1.35%) Kibana
8 37 (1.13%) Mesos
9 36 (1.10%) logstash
10 25 (0.77%) Hadoop YARN
11 16 (0.49%) Terraform
12 13 (0.40%) Ambari
13 9 (0.28%) Graphite
14 8 (0.25%) QRadar
15 7 (0.21%) Rundeck
16 6 (0.18%) Riemann
17 5 (0.15%) Fluentd
17 5 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
17 5 (0.15%) SCCM
18 4 (0.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 307 (9.42%) Microsoft
2 265 (8.13%) Tableau
3 249 (7.64%) Oracle
4 190 (5.83%) Google
5 104 (3.19%) Cloudera
6 89 (2.73%) Hortonworks
7 62 (1.90%) SAP
8 50 (1.53%) IBM
8 50 (1.53%) Informatica
9 49 (1.50%) Talend
10 48 (1.47%) Teradata
11 46 (1.41%) TIBCO
12 41 (1.26%) Splunk
13 37 (1.13%) Netezza
13 37 (1.13%) Red Hat
14 34 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
15 33 (1.01%) MapR
16 30 (0.92%) Adobe
17 29 (0.89%) VMware
18 26 (0.80%) Cognizant
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus Pension Private Health
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Home Working
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits + bonus (10%), Medical, Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
The Datawarehousing Company
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £83000 per annum + 15% Bonus and a great package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Generous bonus and benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + equity
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 Per Annum plus 10% annual bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £68,000 - £110,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £105000 - £115000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £70000 Per Annum plus 12.5 annual bonus + private medical
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday