Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Big Data Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data Developer
England > South East
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 517 513 562
Rank change year-on-year -4 +49 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 20 28 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.072% 0.090% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.093% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 22
South East median annual salary £65,000 £53,750 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.93% +3.37% -5.45%
10th Percentile £55,000 £30,000 £41,625
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +16.00% -7.41% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 26,826 30,019 32,957
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 96.68% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22,162 25,026 27,572
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +0.53%

Big Data Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Big Data Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data Developer in the South East

Big Data Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Big Data Developer in the South East

Big Data Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Big Data Developer in the South East

Big Data Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Hampshire +17 9 £65,000 +160.00%
Thames Valley +11 8 £65,000 +10.64% 1
Berkshire -4 7 £65,000 +18.18%
Surrey +33 1 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Kent +23 1 - -
Oxfordshire +19 1 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 £80,000 -
Big Data Developer
England

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, Big Data Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region featuring Big Data Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Big Data
2 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (55.00%) DevOps
3 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
4 10 (50.00%) Data Lake
5 9 (45.00%) Data Ingestion
5 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (45.00%) Open Source
5 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) Java
6 8 (40.00%) ETL
6 8 (40.00%) Apache Hive
6 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 8 (40.00%) Kibana
7 7 (35.00%) Analytics
7 7 (35.00%) Apache Pig
7 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
7 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (35.00%) OO
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle
8 6 (30.00%) Python
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
8 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science

Big Data Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (45.00%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (35.00%) Apache Pig
4 5 (25.00%) Apache
5 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
3 4 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (20.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (5.00%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Big Data
2 12 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (55.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (55.00%) NoSQL
4 10 (50.00%) Data Lake
5 8 (40.00%) Apache Hive
5 8 (40.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (25.00%) Neo4j
8 4 (20.00%) Cloudera CDH
8 4 (20.00%) Couchbase
8 4 (20.00%) HBase
8 4 (20.00%) QlikView
8 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (20.00%) Spark SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (20.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Axure RP
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Subversion
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) jQuery
1 5 (25.00%) Kafka
1 5 (25.00%) React
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) RESTful
2 4 (20.00%) Spark Streaming
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Kendo UI
3 1 (5.00%) Spring
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Unix
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) DevOps
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Data Ingestion
2 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 8 (40.00%) ETL
4 7 (35.00%) Analytics
4 7 (35.00%) Data Modelling
4 7 (35.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
5 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
5 6 (30.00%) MapReduce
5 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
6 5 (25.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
7 4 (20.00%) Build Automation
7 4 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (20.00%) High Availability
7 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (20.00%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Scala
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Flume
1 4 (20.00%) HDFS
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) Kibana
2 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (20.00%) Oozie
2 4 (20.00%) Rundeck
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 4 (20.00%) Hortonworks
3 4 (20.00%) Tableau
4 1 (5.00%) Databricks
4 1 (5.00%) Facebook
4 1 (5.00%) Google
4 1 (5.00%) Telerik