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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 19 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 111 147 116
Rank change year-on-year +36 -31 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 160 56 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 2.84% 1.45% 2.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.76% 5.51% 7.82%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 60
10th Percentile £50,125 £39,750 £34,275
25th Percentile £56,875 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +26.09% +9.52% -4.55%
75th Percentile £87,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £107,825 £90,000 £82,500
North West median annual salary £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +21.74% +9.52% -4.55%

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 1,254 1,016 1,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 22.27% 26.27% 28.45%
Number of salaries quoted 825 909 956
10th Percentile £36,600 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,750 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £48,605 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.01% +2.33% +5.56%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Manchester

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, IT jobs citing Big Data 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 69 (43.13%) Agile
2 66 (41.25%) Analytics
3 62 (38.75%) AWS
4 58 (36.25%) Python
5 56 (35.00%) Finance
6 52 (32.50%) Java
7 43 (26.88%) Kafka
7 43 (26.88%) Kubernetes
8 42 (26.25%) Social Skills
9 40 (25.00%) Data Pipeline
9 40 (25.00%) Data Engineering
10 38 (23.75%) DevOps
11 37 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
11 37 (23.13%) Retail
12 33 (20.63%) Microservices
12 33 (20.63%) NoSQL
13 31 (19.38%) Software Engineering
14 29 (18.13%) TDD
14 29 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
15 28 (17.50%) Visualisation
15 28 (17.50%) Azure
15 28 (17.50%) Collaborative Working
16 27 (16.88%) Apache Spark
16 27 (16.88%) SaaS
17 26 (16.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
17 26 (16.25%) Scrum
17 26 (16.25%) Event-Driven
18 25 (15.63%) Terraform
18 25 (15.63%) Data Management
18 25 (15.63%) ETL

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 27 (16.88%) Apache Spark
2 17 (10.63%) Apache Solr
3 12 (7.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (3.75%) Apache
4 6 (3.75%) Apache Airflow
4 6 (3.75%) nginx
5 5 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.88%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.63%) SPSS
2 1 (0.63%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 62 (38.75%) AWS
2 28 (17.50%) Azure
3 27 (16.88%) SaaS
4 18 (11.25%) GCP
5 15 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (8.13%) Snowflake
7 11 (6.88%) Power Platform
8 9 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.13%) Apigee
10 4 (2.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 4 (2.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (1.88%) npm
12 2 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.25%) Serverless
13 1 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.63%) Azure Pipelines
13 1 (0.63%) Cloudflare
13 1 (0.63%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) AMQP
2 1 (0.63%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.63%) DNS
2 1 (0.63%) LoRaWAN
2 1 (0.63%) LTE
2 1 (0.63%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.63%) NoSQL
2 29 (18.13%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (14.38%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (13.75%) Hadoop
5 21 (13.13%) Data Lake
6 18 (11.25%) Redis
7 17 (10.63%) MySQL
8 15 (9.38%) MongoDB
9 13 (8.13%) Relational Database
10 11 (6.88%) Power BI
11 9 (5.63%) Tableau
12 7 (4.38%) Metadata
12 7 (4.38%) SQL Server
13 6 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (3.75%) LogicBlox
14 5 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (3.13%) Neo4j
15 4 (2.50%) Apache Hive
16 3 (1.88%) Impala
17 1 (0.63%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 25 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.88%) JIRA
3 7 (4.38%) GitLab
4 6 (3.75%) TestRail
4 6 (3.75%) Vagrant
5 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.25%) Selenium
7 1 (0.63%) Mocha
7 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 56 (35.00%) Finance
2 42 (26.25%) Social Skills
3 37 (23.13%) Retail
4 16 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (10.00%) Banking
5 11 (6.88%) Financial Institution
5 11 (6.88%) Law
5 11 (6.88%) Public Sector
6 9 (5.63%) Legal
7 5 (3.13%) Games
7 5 (3.13%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Local Government
9 1 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.63%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 44 (27.50%) Developer
2 36 (22.50%) Data Engineer
3 28 (17.50%) Architect
4 19 (11.88%) Senior Developer
5 17 (10.63%) Java Developer
5 17 (10.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Analyst
8 10 (6.25%) Big Data Engineer
9 9 (5.63%) Consultant
9 9 (5.63%) Data Analyst
9 9 (5.63%) Lead Developer
9 9 (5.63%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Salesforce Consultant
11 7 (4.38%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.38%) Digital Architect
11 7 (4.38%) Graduate
11 7 (4.38%) Graduate Analyst
11 7 (4.38%) Graduate Data Analyst
12 6 (3.75%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.88%) Kafka
2 18 (11.25%) Spring
3 14 (8.75%) Web Services
4 11 (6.88%) RabbitMQ
5 10 (6.25%) .NET
5 10 (6.25%) React
6 7 (4.38%) Apache NiFi
6 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (4.38%) FastAPI
6 7 (4.38%) Flask
7 6 (3.75%) Ext JS
8 5 (3.13%) AngularJS
8 5 (3.13%) Apache Beam
8 5 (3.13%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (3.13%) HTML
8 5 (3.13%) Lightning Web Components
8 5 (3.13%) Node.js
8 5 (3.13%) Visualforce
8 5 (3.13%) WCF
9 4 (2.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.88%) Hybrid Cloud
1 19 (11.88%) Social Media
2 14 (8.75%) Public Cloud
3 12 (7.50%) IoT
4 7 (4.38%) Cyberattack
5 6 (3.75%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.75%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.13%) Cyber Defence
6 5 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.13%) Sports Betting
7 4 (2.50%) Blockchain
8 3 (1.88%) Marketing Technology
8 3 (1.88%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.63%) NB-IoT
10 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.63%) Android
1 9 (5.63%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.75%) Linux
3 3 (1.88%) Windows
4 2 (1.25%) CentOS
4 2 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (43.13%) Agile
2 66 (41.25%) Analytics
3 40 (25.00%) Data Engineering
3 40 (25.00%) Data Pipeline
4 38 (23.75%) DevOps
5 37 (23.13%) Cybersecurity
6 33 (20.63%) Microservices
7 31 (19.38%) Software Engineering
8 29 (18.13%) TDD
9 28 (17.50%) Collaborative Working
9 28 (17.50%) Visualisation
10 26 (16.25%) Event-Driven
10 26 (16.25%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 26 (16.25%) Scrum
11 25 (15.63%) Data Management
11 25 (15.63%) ETL
12 23 (14.38%) Domain-Driven Design
13 22 (13.75%) Machine Learning
14 21 (13.13%) Pair Programming
15 20 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.25%) Python
2 52 (32.50%) Java
3 23 (14.38%) SQL
4 21 (13.13%) Kotlin
5 17 (10.63%) C#
6 16 (10.00%) Scala
7 11 (6.88%) F#
7 11 (6.88%) R
8 8 (5.00%) Bash
9 5 (3.13%) Apex Code
10 4 (2.50%) Ruby
11 3 (1.88%) PHP
12 2 (1.25%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.25%) C
12 2 (1.25%) C++
12 2 (1.25%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.63%) Ladder Logic
13 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.63%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 9 (5.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.88%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.63%) CISM
4 1 (0.63%) CISSP
4 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.63%) Accessibility
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 43 (26.88%) Kubernetes
2 25 (15.63%) Terraform
3 5 (3.13%) Grafana
3 5 (3.13%) Prometheus
4 3 (1.88%) Ansible
4 3 (1.88%) Control-M
4 3 (1.88%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.63%) Twitter
3 16 (10.00%) Google
4 13 (8.13%) Oracle
5 9 (5.63%) Databricks
5 9 (5.63%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (5.00%) Cloudera
6 8 (5.00%) Hitachi
6 8 (5.00%) Splunk
7 3 (1.88%) Apple
8 2 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.25%) Sage
9 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.63%) Vertica