Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 88 82
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 17 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.68% 2.33% 2.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.53% 6.72% 6.29%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 31
Somerset median annual salary £42,028 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.08% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,875 £62,500 £61,250
South West median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 Somerset with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 375 461 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 37.17% 34.61% 35.93%
Number of salaries quoted 308 386 401
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Somerset

Big Data
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Somerset

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Somerset over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Somerset

Big Data
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 23 June 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
Taunton 0 12 £42,028 +20.08% 7
Yeovil - 3 £57,500 -
Bath +7 2 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Big Data
South West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
4 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (35.29%) Selenium
4 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
4 6 (35.29%) C#
4 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
4 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (35.29%) JMeter
4 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
5 5 (29.41%) Data Science
6 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
7 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) DevOps
7 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
7 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Telematics
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) Open Source

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 3 (17.65%) Geospatial Data
3 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Power BI
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
1 6 (35.29%) JMeter
1 6 (35.29%) Selenium
1 6 (35.29%) SoapUI
1 6 (35.29%) SpecFlow
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Automation Test Lead
1 6 (35.29%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Data Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Product Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Product Owner
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 6 (35.29%) Software Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Data Science
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (17.65%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
6 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 3 (17.65%) DevOps
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
6 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
6 3 (17.65%) Telematics
7 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.76%) Data Security
7 2 (11.76%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C#
2 6 (35.29%) Ruby
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Birst
2 1 (5.88%) Hortonworks
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau