Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 68 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 +23 +14
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 20 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.43% 1.96% 0.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.13% 7.38% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 11
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £75,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +130.77% -22.62%
10th Percentile £34,875 £39,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £82,500 £42,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £75,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -33.33% +130.77% -22.62%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 246 271 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 29.93% 26.62% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 216 244 392
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £53,625
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Sheffield

Big Data
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Sheffield

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (30.00%) Degree
5 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (20.00%) R
7 4 (20.00%) Node.js
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 4 (20.00%) Statistics
7 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (20.00%) Python
7 4 (20.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) JUnit
8 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.00%) Web Services
8 3 (15.00%) Unix
8 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (15.00%) Spring
8 3 (15.00%) Apache
8 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
8 3 (15.00%) REST
8 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
8 3 (15.00%) NoSQL

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Impala
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (10.00%) Gradle
3 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Data Scientist
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) Apache Thrift
2 3 (15.00%) REST
2 3 (15.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Flex
3 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (10.00%) JPA
3 2 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (10.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) Guava
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) Fintech
3 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (15.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (5.00%) Android
4 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Analytics
2 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 4 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (20.00%) Statistics
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 2 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) Telematics
5 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (20.00%) Python
2 4 (20.00%) R
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Groovy
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Lotus