Period
to 17 January 2020

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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 54 82
Rank change year-on-year -8 +28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 27 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.23% 4.39% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.93% 12.94% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 36 25
Somerset median annual salary £33,158 £53,101 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.56% +18.00% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £35,550
90th Percentile £49,700 £86,250 £53,100
South West median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +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 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 247 340 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 29.58% 33.93% 41.48%
Number of salaries quoted 205 242 449
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,250 £69,875 £55,000
South West median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% +9.76% -3.53%

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 17 January 2020.

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 17 January 2020. 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 +1 13 £33,158 -40.26%
Yeovil -2 12 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Bath +7 1 £45,000 -16.28%
Big Data
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) Python
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
4 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
5 13 (48.15%) C++
5 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
6 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
6 12 (44.44%) Business Analytics
6 12 (44.44%) Eclipse RCP
6 12 (44.44%) Analytics
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 12 (44.44%) UML
6 12 (44.44%) OO
6 12 (44.44%) Apache
6 12 (44.44%) CSS
6 12 (44.44%) JSP
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) OOD
6 12 (44.44%) ETL
6 12 (44.44%) Eclipse
6 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (44.44%) Middleware
7 10 (37.04%) Degree
8 9 (33.33%) Tornado
8 9 (33.33%) Military
8 9 (33.33%) SDLC

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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 9 (33.33%) Tornado
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Serverless
2 2 (7.41%) AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Azure
2 2 (7.41%) GitHub
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) GIS
2 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Eclipse
1 12 (44.44%) Eclipse RCP
2 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (33.33%) Military
2 5 (18.52%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Junior
4 5 (18.52%) Junior Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Test Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Data Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Geospatial Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Data Scientist
7 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 3D Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Big Data Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Programmer
8 1 (3.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) CSS
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
1 12 (44.44%) JSP
1 12 (44.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 15 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) Business Analytics
3 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (44.44%) ETL
3 12 (44.44%) OO
3 12 (44.44%) OOD
3 12 (44.44%) UML
3 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Actionable Insight
4 9 (33.33%) SDLC
5 8 (29.63%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
7 6 (22.22%) Data Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Deep Learning
7 6 (22.22%) DevOps
7 6 (22.22%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
1 19 (70.37%) Python
2 17 (62.96%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) SQL
4 13 (48.15%) C++
5 8 (29.63%) Scala
6 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.41%) R
6 2 (7.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 10 (37.04%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) AWS Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.70%) Numerate Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.41%) Terraform