Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > North East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 95 97
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 16 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.13% 1.27% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.79% 3.87% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 16
North East median annual salary £89,995 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +124.99% -11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £18,125 £23,500 £34,717
90th Percentile £110,000 £57,500 £74,375
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +4.17%

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 the North East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 422 439 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 29.82% 32.79% 31.13%
Number of salaries quoted 354 396 405
North East median annual salary £40,000 £38,959 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% -2.60% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the North East

Big Data
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the North East

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the North East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the North East

Big Data
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 November 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear -7 14 £94,998 +137.49% 16
Durham +15 1 £18,750 -51.61% 3
Northumberland - 1 £18,750 - 2
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (43.75%) Middleware
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) Data Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
5 5 (31.25%) Node.js
5 5 (31.25%) Big Data Analytics
5 5 (31.25%) Kafka
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Coaching
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (31.25%) Microservices
5 5 (31.25%) TensorFlow
5 5 (31.25%) React
5 5 (31.25%) Cloud Native
5 5 (31.25%) IT Strategy
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (43.75%) Apache Spark
2 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (12.50%) ArcGIS
3 2 (12.50%) GeoServer
3 2 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (12.50%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (12.50%) DB2
3 2 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (12.50%) QGIS
3 2 (12.50%) Spark SQL
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) MS Access
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Aptana Studio
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Recruitment Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Head of Digital
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) AngularJS
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
2 5 (31.25%) Kafka
2 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) React
2 5 (31.25%) TensorFlow
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Core
3 2 (12.50%) Angular 2
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Leaflet
3 2 (12.50%) OpenLayers
3 2 (12.50%) PostGIS
3 2 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Cloud Native
2 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Data Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) Big Data Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) Coaching
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 5 (31.25%) IT Strategy
3 5 (31.25%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
4 3 (18.75%) B2B Sales
4 3 (18.75%) Business Development
4 3 (18.75%) Contract Negotiation
4 3 (18.75%) CRM
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 2 (12.50%) Customer Insight
5 2 (12.50%) Data Science
5 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (12.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Hortonworks
1 2 (12.50%) Mapinfo
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft