Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 91 159
Rank change year-on-year -10 +68 +23
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 256 249 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.22% 3.34% 1.70%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.77% 9.71% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 212 224 79
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +2.70%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,300 £32,050
90th Percentile £73,700 £75,000 £175,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year -0.99% +3.06% +3.16%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2621 2564 2405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.99% 34.37% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2264 2288 2079
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Manchester

Big Data
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Altrincham -8 3 £41,500 -24.55%
Wigan -2 2 £31,500 -37.00%
Bury - 2 £40,000 -
Bolton +1 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Big Data
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 134 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (49.22%) Python
3 123 (48.05%) Java
4 118 (46.09%) Hadoop
5 113 (44.14%) Analytics
6 93 (36.33%) Machine Learning
7 92 (35.94%) SQL
8 87 (33.98%) Amazon AWS
9 78 (30.47%) Open Source
10 70 (27.34%) Apache Spark
10 70 (27.34%) Finance
10 70 (27.34%) Business Intelligence
11 66 (25.78%) SQL Server
12 62 (24.22%) Degree
13 60 (23.44%) JavaScript
13 60 (23.44%) Test Automation
14 57 (22.27%) Relational Database
14 57 (22.27%) DevOps
14 57 (22.27%) Software Engineering
15 55 (21.48%) TDD
16 54 (21.09%) Marketing
17 50 (19.53%) .NET
18 48 (18.75%) HTML
18 48 (18.75%) SAP
18 48 (18.75%) Electronics
18 48 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
19 47 (18.36%) Telecoms
19 47 (18.36%) Manufacturing
19 47 (18.36%) Programme Management
19 47 (18.36%) Linux

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 70 (27.34%) Apache Spark
2 26 (10.16%) Apache
3 18 (7.03%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (6.25%) Apache Pig
5 14 (5.47%) SAS
6 6 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.95%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.56%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.78%) WordPress
10 1 (0.39%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) Tornado
Applications
1 6 (2.34%) SPSS
2 3 (1.17%) S-PLUS
2 3 (1.17%) Stata
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 87 (33.98%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (13.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (7.03%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (3.13%) SaaS
6 4 (1.56%) GitHub
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) NAS
2 1 (0.39%) SAN
2 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (46.09%) Hadoop
2 66 (25.78%) SQL Server
3 57 (22.27%) Relational Database
4 30 (11.72%) Apache Hive
5 27 (10.55%) NoSQL
6 25 (9.77%) MongoDB
7 22 (8.59%) MySQL
8 19 (7.42%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (7.42%) RDBMS
9 18 (7.03%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (7.03%) Data Mining
10 17 (6.64%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (3.91%) Apache Cassandra
13 8 (3.13%) Data Lake
13 8 (3.13%) HBase
14 6 (2.34%) IBM InfoSphere
14 6 (2.34%) Impala
14 6 (2.34%) Text Mining
15 5 (1.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.94%) Cucumber
3 24 (9.38%) Selenium
4 15 (5.86%) JIRA
5 13 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 12 (4.69%) Maven
6 12 (4.69%) WebDriver
7 11 (4.30%) FogBugz
7 11 (4.30%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.52%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.95%) GitLab
10 4 (1.56%) Gradle
10 4 (1.56%) Grunt
10 4 (1.56%) gulp
10 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
11 2 (0.78%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.78%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.78%) PyCharm
11 2 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 70 (27.34%) Finance
2 54 (21.09%) Marketing
3 48 (18.75%) Electronics
4 47 (18.36%) Manufacturing
4 47 (18.36%) Telecoms
5 22 (8.59%) Retail
6 7 (2.73%) Legal
7 6 (2.34%) Law
8 4 (1.56%) Games
8 4 (1.56%) Military
9 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.39%) Back Office
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (30.86%) Developer
2 43 (16.80%) Software Engineer
3 40 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 29 (11.33%) Architect
5 25 (9.77%) Data Scientist
6 23 (8.98%) C# Developer
7 21 (8.20%) Scala Developer
7 21 (8.20%) Tester
8 20 (7.81%) Automation Tester
8 20 (7.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (7.03%) Junior
10 16 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
11 14 (5.47%) Apache Spark Developer
11 14 (5.47%) Cloud Engineer
11 14 (5.47%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 14 (5.47%) Data Engineer
12 13 (5.08%) DevOps Architect
12 13 (5.08%) Java Scala Developer
12 13 (5.08%) Junior Developer
12 13 (5.08%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (19.53%) .NET
2 48 (18.75%) HTML
3 46 (17.97%) CSS
4 41 (16.02%) Web Services
5 31 (12.11%) Node.js
6 23 (8.98%) AngularJS
6 23 (8.98%) HTML5
6 23 (8.98%) RabbitMQ
7 22 (8.59%) Spring
8 20 (7.81%) REST
9 18 (7.03%) jQuery
10 17 (6.64%) MSMQ
11 16 (6.25%) Middleware
12 15 (5.86%) Gherkin
13 14 (5.47%) Akka
13 14 (5.47%) CSS3
14 13 (5.08%) ASP.NET
15 12 (4.69%) JSON
15 12 (4.69%) React
16 11 (4.30%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.28%) Public Cloud
2 32 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 30 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.03%) Data Structures
5 14 (5.47%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.08%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (3.52%) PKI
8 8 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (3.13%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.17%) Social Media
10 2 (0.78%) Clustering
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.78%) User Experience
11 1 (0.39%) Cyberthreat
11 1 (0.39%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.39%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.36%) Linux
2 37 (14.45%) Windows
3 34 (13.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (44.14%) Analytics
3 93 (36.33%) Machine Learning
4 78 (30.47%) Open Source
5 70 (27.34%) Business Intelligence
6 60 (23.44%) Test Automation
7 57 (22.27%) DevOps
7 57 (22.27%) Software Engineering
8 55 (21.48%) TDD
9 48 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
10 47 (18.36%) Programme Management
11 45 (17.58%) BDD
12 42 (16.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 42 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (13.67%) Scrum
14 34 (13.28%) Data Analytics
15 32 (12.50%) E-Commerce
16 29 (11.33%) OO
17 23 (8.98%) Unit Testing
18 21 (8.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 126 (49.22%) Python
2 123 (48.05%) Java
3 92 (35.94%) SQL
4 60 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 43 (16.80%) C++
5 43 (16.80%) Shell Script
6 41 (16.02%) C#
7 33 (12.89%) Scala
8 31 (12.11%) Go
9 27 (10.55%) R
10 25 (9.77%) Clojure
11 22 (8.59%) Ruby
12 18 (7.03%) Haskell
13 17 (6.64%) C
14 16 (6.25%) Bash Shell
14 16 (6.25%) MATLAB
15 13 (5.08%) PHP
16 12 (4.69%) Perl
17 6 (2.34%) Groovy
18 3 (1.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (24.22%) Degree
2 16 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (5.47%) DV Cleared
5 12 (4.69%) Numerate Degree
6 10 (3.91%) PhD
7 2 (0.78%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.78%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.39%) MCSA
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.08%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.47%) Docker
2 9 (3.52%) Hyper-V
2 9 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (3.13%) HDFS
4 5 (1.95%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 36 (14.06%) Ansible
2 33 (12.89%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (12.89%) Puppet
3 17 (6.64%) Mesos
4 5 (1.95%) Kibana
4 5 (1.95%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.17%) Marathon
5 3 (1.17%) rkt
6 2 (0.78%) Ambari
6 2 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.78%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.39%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.39%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (18.75%) SAP
2 38 (14.84%) Google
2 38 (14.84%) Oracle
3 16 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 13 (5.08%) Microsoft
5 11 (4.30%) Teradata
6 10 (3.91%) Hortonworks
7 9 (3.52%) Informatica
7 9 (3.52%) VMware
8 7 (2.73%) Atlassian
9 6 (2.34%) Greenplum
9 6 (2.34%) IBM
9 6 (2.34%) Netezza
10 5 (1.95%) Tableau
11 4 (1.56%) Apigee
11 4 (1.56%) Cisco
11 4 (1.56%) Verint
12 3 (1.17%) Capita
12 3 (1.17%) Splunk
13 2 (0.78%) Talend