Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for BigQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BigQuery over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
England > London
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 308 351 564
Rank change year-on-year +43 +213 +235
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 454 198 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.01% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 2.49% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 234 151 168
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £39,625
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% +50.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £92,813
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £112,025
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +25.00%

BigQuery 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.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 14,378 7,943 16,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 31.86% 28.19% 29.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8,687 6,430 13,929
10th Percentile £44,000 £41,250 £38,500
25th Percentile £53,188 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £96,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

BigQuery
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing BigQuery in London over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in London

BigQuery
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BigQuery within the London region over the 6 months to 1 August 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Central London +6 41 £80,000 +10.34% 9
West London -28 11 £70,000 -15.15% 6
East London -1 3 £65,000 -10.34% 4
North London - 3 £45,522 -
BigQuery
England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing BigQuery 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 London region with a requirement for BigQuery.

1 435 (95.81%) GCP
2 312 (68.72%) Google
3 305 (67.18%) SQL
4 286 (63.00%) Python
5 253 (55.73%) AWS
6 248 (54.63%) Analytics
7 169 (37.22%) Kubernetes
8 156 (34.36%) Big Data
9 142 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
10 132 (29.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 115 (25.33%) ETL
11 115 (25.33%) Java
11 115 (25.33%) Azure
12 113 (24.89%) Data Engineering
12 113 (24.89%) Data Science
13 111 (24.45%) Tableau
13 111 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
14 103 (22.69%) Software Engineering
15 102 (22.47%) Visualisation
16 99 (21.81%) DevOps
17 96 (21.15%) Machine Learning
18 92 (20.26%) Apache Airflow
19 91 (20.04%) Problem-Solving
19 91 (20.04%) Data Pipeline
19 91 (20.04%) Data Warehouse
20 88 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
21 85 (18.72%) Open Source
22 84 (18.50%) Serverless
23 83 (18.28%) Terraform
24 81 (17.84%) Apache

BigQuery
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 92 (20.26%) Apache Airflow
2 81 (17.84%) Apache
3 73 (16.08%) Apache Spark
4 29 (6.39%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.86%) Luigi
6 8 (1.76%) nginx
7 4 (0.88%) Apache Pig
7 4 (0.88%) Confluence
7 4 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (0.66%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (1.10%) Fireworks
1 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 435 (95.81%) GCP
2 253 (55.73%) AWS
3 115 (25.33%) Azure
4 84 (18.50%) Serverless
5 75 (16.52%) Snowflake
6 57 (12.56%) Cloud Functions
7 42 (9.25%) Power Platform
8 40 (8.81%) AWS Lambda
9 38 (8.37%) dbt
10 36 (7.93%) GitHub
11 34 (7.49%) Amazon EC2
11 34 (7.49%) Google App Engine
12 33 (7.27%) Amazon S3
13 29 (6.39%) Amazon SQS
14 25 (5.51%) Google Analytics
15 20 (4.41%) Amazon Kinesis
16 19 (4.19%) Fivetran
17 17 (3.74%) Google Data Studio
18 15 (3.30%) Google Compute Engine
19 13 (2.86%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.54%) Broadband
1 7 (1.54%) SSH
2 4 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (34.36%) Big Data
2 132 (29.07%) Amazon Redshift
3 111 (24.45%) Tableau
4 91 (20.04%) Data Warehouse
5 61 (13.44%) Looker
6 54 (11.89%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (11.67%) Hadoop
8 49 (10.79%) Metadata
9 42 (9.25%) NoSQL
9 42 (9.25%) Power BI
10 39 (8.59%) Relational Database
11 35 (7.71%) Data Lake
12 31 (6.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 31 (6.83%) Redis
13 28 (6.17%) MongoDB
14 27 (5.95%) Amazon RDS
15 26 (5.73%) MySQL
16 25 (5.51%) Bigtable
17 18 (3.96%) SQL Server
18 16 (3.52%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 62 (13.66%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.71%) Git (software)
3 27 (5.95%) JIRA
4 23 (5.07%) Cypress.io
5 13 (2.86%) GitLab
6 8 (1.76%) GoCD
6 8 (1.76%) JMeter
6 8 (1.76%) Maven
7 5 (1.10%) Postman
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.66%) CircleCI
9 3 (0.66%) Spinnaker
10 2 (0.44%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.22%) Charles Proxy
11 1 (0.22%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.22%) Firebug
11 1 (0.22%) kappa
General
1 88 (19.38%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (17.18%) Marketing
3 67 (14.76%) Finance
4 63 (13.88%) Social Skills
5 45 (9.91%) Retail
6 29 (6.39%) Advertising
6 29 (6.39%) Presentation Skills
7 24 (5.29%) Games
8 22 (4.85%) Influencing Skills
9 21 (4.63%) Brand Awareness
10 16 (3.52%) Telecoms
11 10 (2.20%) Banking
12 9 (1.98%) Manufacturing
13 6 (1.32%) Czech Language
14 5 (1.10%) Billing
15 4 (0.88%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.88%) Legal
16 3 (0.66%) Automotive
17 2 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
17 2 (0.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 103 (22.69%) Data Engineer
2 72 (15.86%) Analyst
3 62 (13.66%) Software Engineer
4 45 (9.91%) Python Engineer
5 40 (8.81%) Developer
6 38 (8.37%) Architect
7 36 (7.93%) Scala Engineer
8 31 (6.83%) Java Engineer
9 30 (6.61%) Senior Analyst
10 29 (6.39%) Java Software Engineer
11 26 (5.73%) Big Data Engineer
12 25 (5.51%) Data Architect
13 24 (5.29%) Insight Analyst
13 24 (5.29%) Senior Insight Analyst
14 22 (4.85%) Big Data Software Engineer
14 22 (4.85%) Data Analytics Engineer
15 17 (3.74%) Product Analyst
16 15 (3.30%) Backend Developer
16 15 (3.30%) Consultant
17 13 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (17.18%) Apache Beam
2 45 (9.91%) Kafka
3 44 (9.69%) GraphQL
3 44 (9.69%) React
4 42 (9.25%) Node.js
5 36 (7.93%) Akka
6 28 (6.17%) RESTful
7 23 (5.07%) Jest
8 22 (4.85%) REST
9 21 (4.63%) Flask
10 14 (3.08%) gRPC
10 14 (3.08%) Web Services
11 13 (2.86%) Redux
12 12 (2.64%) TensorFlow
13 11 (2.42%) Spring
13 11 (2.42%) Spring Boot
14 9 (1.98%) JSON
14 9 (1.98%) Protocol Buffers
14 9 (1.98%) PySpark
15 8 (1.76%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.15%) Cloud Native
2 27 (5.95%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (5.29%) Public Cloud
4 23 (5.07%) User Experience
5 15 (3.30%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.42%) Mobile App
6 11 (2.42%) Renewable Energy
7 9 (1.98%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.98%) Marketing Technology
7 9 (1.98%) Virtual Team
8 8 (1.76%) Online Games
9 7 (1.54%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.32%) Social Media
11 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (0.88%) Digital Currency
12 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
13 3 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.63%) Linux
2 10 (2.20%) Windows
3 1 (0.22%) Android
3 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (54.63%) Analytics
2 142 (31.28%) Business Intelligence
3 115 (25.33%) ETL
4 113 (24.89%) Data Engineering
4 113 (24.89%) Data Science
5 111 (24.45%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (22.69%) Software Engineering
7 102 (22.47%) Visualisation
8 99 (21.81%) DevOps
9 96 (21.15%) Machine Learning
10 91 (20.04%) Data Pipeline
10 91 (20.04%) Problem-Solving
11 85 (18.72%) Open Source
12 80 (17.62%) Microservices
13 75 (16.52%) Data Visualisation
14 74 (16.30%) Data Modelling
15 67 (14.76%) Artificial Intelligence
16 62 (13.66%) Personalization
17 48 (10.57%) Data Analytics
18 43 (9.47%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 305 (67.18%) SQL
2 286 (63.00%) Python
3 115 (25.33%) Java
4 60 (13.22%) JavaScript
5 58 (12.78%) Scala
6 52 (11.45%) Go
7 45 (9.91%) R
8 28 (6.17%) TypeScript
9 13 (2.86%) C++
10 10 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.20%) Elixir
10 10 (2.20%) Ruby
11 9 (1.98%) Haskell
12 8 (1.76%) C#
12 8 (1.76%) Rust
13 7 (1.54%) LookML
14 5 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.10%) T-SQL
15 3 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (12.78%) Degree
2 19 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (3.96%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (0.66%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (8.81%) GDPR
2 16 (3.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.66%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 56 (12.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 169 (37.22%) Kubernetes
2 83 (18.28%) Terraform
3 43 (9.47%) Prometheus
4 41 (9.03%) Grafana
5 19 (4.19%) Ansible
6 10 (2.20%) Istio
6 10 (2.20%) Kubeflow
7 5 (1.10%) linkerd
8 1 (0.22%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.22%) Kibana
8 1 (0.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 312 (68.72%) Google
2 21 (4.63%) Qubit
3 19 (4.19%) Oracle
4 17 (3.74%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.08%) Teradata
6 13 (2.86%) Facebook
7 9 (1.98%) Snapchat
8 8 (1.76%) Cognos
9 7 (1.54%) SAP
10 6 (1.32%) Reuters
10 6 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.32%) Talend
10 6 (1.32%) TOWER Software
11 5 (1.10%) Alteryx
12 4 (0.88%) Informatica
13 3 (0.66%) Databricks
13 3 (0.66%) Instagram
14 2 (0.44%) Adobe
14 2 (0.44%) MKS
14 2 (0.44%) Trillium