Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 310 461 587
Rank change year-on-year +151 +126 +199
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 298 223 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.94% 0.50% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.27% 1.81% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 210 190 154
10th Percentile £47,425 £47,500 £51,625
25th Percentile £57,813 £62,500 £61,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £75,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.33% -6.25% +23.08%
75th Percentile £85,000 £92,500 £105,000
90th Percentile £88,875 £115,000 £117,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.90% - +45.00%

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 9,114 12,349 17,673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 28.67% 27.69% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7,030 10,189 14,827
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +84 46 £80,000 -5.88% 21
West London +36 10 £71,250 -13.64% 4
South London +18 2 £65,000 -3.70%
North London - 1 £42,500 -
BigQuery
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 285 (95.64%) GCP
2 183 (61.41%) SQL
3 179 (60.07%) Python
3 179 (60.07%) Google
4 154 (51.68%) Analytics
5 145 (48.66%) AWS
6 102 (34.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 99 (33.22%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (30.54%) Java
9 87 (29.19%) Big Data
10 85 (28.52%) Data Engineering
11 84 (28.19%) Kubernetes
12 70 (23.49%) Data Warehouse
13 69 (23.15%) ETL
14 68 (22.82%) Tableau
14 68 (22.82%) Data Science
15 62 (20.81%) Apache Spark
16 61 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (19.46%) DevOps
17 58 (19.46%) Apache Airflow
17 58 (19.46%) Serverless
18 57 (19.13%) Looker
18 57 (19.13%) Open Source
19 54 (18.12%) Azure
19 54 (18.12%) Terraform
20 52 (17.45%) Kafka
20 52 (17.45%) Software Engineering
21 49 (16.44%) Visualisation
22 44 (14.77%) Machine Learning
23 43 (14.43%) Jenkins

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 62 (20.81%) Apache Spark
2 58 (19.46%) Apache Airflow
3 42 (14.09%) Apache
4 20 (6.71%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (5.70%) Luigi
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.67%) CMS
7 2 (0.67%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) Jupyter
Applications
1 7 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 285 (95.64%) GCP
2 145 (48.66%) AWS
3 58 (19.46%) Serverless
4 54 (18.12%) Azure
5 34 (11.41%) Cloud Functions
6 30 (10.07%) Amazon S3
7 28 (9.40%) AWS Lambda
8 25 (8.39%) Power Platform
9 22 (7.38%) Amazon EC2
9 22 (7.38%) GitHub
10 21 (7.05%) Amazon Kinesis
11 19 (6.38%) Google Analytics
12 15 (5.03%) Google App Engine
13 14 (4.70%) Amazon SQS
13 14 (4.70%) Google Data Studio
14 11 (3.69%) Amazon EKS
15 9 (3.02%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (3.02%) IaaS
16 8 (2.68%) Amazon EMR
16 8 (2.68%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.35%) SSH
2 1 (0.34%) Broadband
2 1 (0.34%) DNS
2 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (34.23%) Amazon Redshift
2 87 (29.19%) Big Data
3 70 (23.49%) Data Warehouse
4 68 (22.82%) Tableau
5 57 (19.13%) Looker
6 40 (13.42%) Hadoop
7 39 (13.09%) Snowflake Schema
8 35 (11.74%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (8.72%) NoSQL
10 25 (8.39%) Power BI
11 23 (7.72%) Amazon RDS
12 21 (7.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (6.71%) MySQL
14 18 (6.04%) Bigtable
15 16 (5.37%) Redis
15 16 (5.37%) Relational Database
16 15 (5.03%) Amazon Athena
16 15 (5.03%) Azkaban
16 15 (5.03%) Cloud Spanner
16 15 (5.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (14.43%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 14 (4.70%) JIRA
4 10 (3.36%) Cypress.io
5 8 (2.68%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.68%) GitLab
7 3 (1.01%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.67%) Babel
8 2 (0.67%) Grunt
8 2 (0.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.67%) Mocha
8 2 (0.67%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (0.67%) Spinnaker
9 1 (0.34%) kappa
General
1 39 (13.09%) Finance
2 32 (10.74%) Marketing
3 31 (10.40%) Retail
4 7 (2.35%) Banking
4 7 (2.35%) Brand Awareness
5 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.68%) Advertising
6 5 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.34%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Automotive
9 2 (0.67%) Legal
9 2 (0.67%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.67%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 105 (35.23%) Data Engineer
2 39 (13.09%) Analyst
3 37 (12.42%) Software Engineer
4 31 (10.40%) Python Engineer
5 28 (9.40%) Architect
6 26 (8.72%) Java Engineer
7 25 (8.39%) Big Data Engineer
8 23 (7.72%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (6.71%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 20 (6.71%) Data Analytics Engineer
9 20 (6.71%) Developer
10 19 (6.38%) Data Architect
11 17 (5.70%) Cloud Engineer
12 14 (4.70%) Consultant
12 14 (4.70%) Scala Engineer
13 13 (4.36%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.36%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.03%) Insight Analyst
15 10 (3.36%) Cloud Architect
15 10 (3.36%) Senior Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (17.45%) Kafka
2 27 (9.06%) Apache Beam
3 21 (7.05%) Node.js
4 17 (5.70%) GraphQL
5 15 (5.03%) PySpark
6 14 (4.70%) Akka
6 14 (4.70%) gRPC
7 13 (4.36%) React
8 12 (4.03%) Jest
8 12 (4.03%) REST
9 11 (3.69%) Apache NiFi
9 11 (3.69%) Flask
10 9 (3.02%) Protocol Buffers
10 9 (3.02%) RESTful
11 8 (2.68%) JSON
12 7 (2.35%) HTML
13 6 (2.01%) .NET
13 6 (2.01%) CSS
13 6 (2.01%) Pandas
13 6 (2.01%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.42%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (8.05%) Cloud Native
3 12 (4.03%) User Experience
4 11 (3.69%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.36%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.01%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 5 (1.68%) Tandem
8 4 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.01%) Clustering
9 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.01%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.01%) Social Media
10 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.67%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.67%) Media Streaming
10 2 (0.67%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.35%) Linux
2 5 (1.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.34%) Android
3 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.34%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (51.68%) Analytics
2 99 (33.22%) Business Intelligence
3 85 (28.52%) Data Engineering
4 69 (23.15%) ETL
5 68 (22.82%) Data Science
6 61 (20.47%) Agile Software Development
7 58 (19.46%) DevOps
8 57 (19.13%) Open Source
9 52 (17.45%) Software Engineering
10 49 (16.44%) Visualisation
11 44 (14.77%) Machine Learning
12 43 (14.43%) Microservices
13 39 (13.09%) Data Analytics
13 39 (13.09%) Data Modelling
14 38 (12.75%) Data Transformation
15 34 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (9.73%) Data Visualisation
16 29 (9.73%) Personalization
17 25 (8.39%) Artificial Intelligence
18 24 (8.05%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 183 (61.41%) SQL
2 179 (60.07%) Python
3 91 (30.54%) Java
4 32 (10.74%) Scala
5 31 (10.40%) Go
6 26 (8.72%) JavaScript
7 22 (7.38%) R
8 9 (3.02%) C#
8 9 (3.02%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.01%) C++
10 4 (1.34%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.34%) C
11 3 (1.01%) Google Apps Script
11 3 (1.01%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.67%) ES6
12 2 (0.67%) PHP
12 2 (0.67%) Rust
13 1 (0.34%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (9.73%) Degree
2 9 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (3.02%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.01%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.04%) GDPR
2 3 (1.01%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (14.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 84 (28.19%) Kubernetes
2 54 (18.12%) Terraform
3 20 (6.71%) Prometheus
4 19 (6.38%) Grafana
5 12 (4.03%) Ansible
6 2 (0.67%) Oozie
7 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 179 (60.07%) Google
2 21 (7.05%) Talend
3 20 (6.71%) Oracle
4 11 (3.69%) Teradata
5 10 (3.36%) Qubit
6 8 (2.68%) Informatica
7 5 (1.68%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.68%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.34%) SAP
9 3 (1.01%) Instagram
9 3 (1.01%) Twitter
10 2 (0.67%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.67%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.67%) Escenic
10 2 (0.67%) Netezza
11 1 (0.34%) Adobe
11 1 (0.34%) Facebook
11 1 (0.34%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.34%) TOWER Software