Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 2019.

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
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 503 529 503
Rank change year-on-year +26 -26 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Big Data Developer 13 23 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.049% 0.073% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.075% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 42
South East median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.08% +19.41%
10th Percentile £51,300 £52,000 £22,775
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,500 £64,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

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 25,554 30,504 28,805
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.92% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20,963 25,425 24,079
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019. 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 +21 5 £65,000 - 2
West Sussex - 4 £55,000 -
Oxfordshire +44 3 - -
Thames Valley +32 3 - -
Kent - 1 £52,000 - 2
Big Data Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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 13 (100.00%) Big Data
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 6 (46.15%) Kibana
3 6 (46.15%) Data Lake
4 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
4 5 (38.46%) Open Source
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (38.46%) C#
4 5 (38.46%) Apache
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) C++
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (30.77%) Neo4j
5 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
5 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (30.77%) Microservices
5 4 (30.77%) Data Ingestion
6 3 (23.08%) SDLC
6 3 (23.08%) Databricks
6 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (23.08%) logstash
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Axure RP

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 6 (46.15%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
2 5 (38.46%) Apache Spark
3 3 (23.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Pig
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (7.69%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
2 1 (7.69%) npm
2 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Big Data
2 6 (46.15%) Data Lake
2 6 (46.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (30.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) Neo4j
4 2 (15.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.69%) Impala
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) Axure RP
3 1 (7.69%) Bitbucket
3 1 (7.69%) CMake
3 1 (7.69%) CppUnit
3 1 (7.69%) git-flow
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) NUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) webpack
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Apache NiFi
3 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (7.69%) DirectX
3 1 (7.69%) Jest
3 1 (7.69%) Kafka
3 1 (7.69%) MFC
3 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
3 1 (7.69%) Qt
3 1 (7.69%) React
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) STL
3 1 (7.69%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 4 (30.77%) Data Ingestion
3 4 (30.77%) Microservices
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Visualisation
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) ETL
6 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) C++
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Kibana
2 3 (23.08%) logstash
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Databricks
2 3 (23.08%) Facebook
2 3 (23.08%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian