Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 141 218
Rank change year-on-year +33 +77 +30
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 879 890 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.96% 2.35% 1.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.71% 7.60% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 738 733 464
South East median annual salary £56,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,550 £31,475
90th Percentile £80,075 £75,000 £70,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - -

Big Data is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 9048 11708 13173
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.46% 30.85% 31.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7822 10396 11240
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the South East

Big Data
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the South East

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the South East

Big Data
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Thames Valley +23 412 £56,750 +8.10% 29
Surrey +44 223 £57,500 -4.17% 10
Berkshire +20 192 £55,000 +15.79% 11
Hampshire +23 159 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Oxfordshire +5 134 £65,000 +21.50% 12
Buckinghamshire +40 88 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Sussex +45 56 £60,000 -14.29% 1
West Sussex +17 12 £65,000 -8.77% 1
Kent +11 10 £67,500 +50.00%
Middlesex - 1 - -
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 405 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 358 (40.73%) Java
3 313 (35.61%) Hadoop
4 300 (34.13%) SQL
5 263 (29.92%) Python
6 208 (23.66%) Analytics
7 206 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
8 196 (22.30%) Degree
9 185 (21.05%) Software Engineering
10 172 (19.57%) Finance
11 171 (19.45%) Apache Spark
12 158 (17.97%) JavaScript
13 151 (17.18%) Linux
14 145 (16.50%) Scrum
15 143 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
16 138 (15.70%) TDD
16 138 (15.70%) Machine Learning
17 134 (15.24%) NoSQL
18 130 (14.79%) Spring
18 130 (14.79%) Web Services
19 127 (14.45%) Data Modelling
20 116 (13.20%) SQL Server
21 114 (12.97%) Data Warehouse
21 114 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
22 113 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
23 109 (12.40%) Apache Hive
23 109 (12.40%) AngularJS
24 108 (12.29%) Open Source
24 108 (12.29%) Microsoft
25 106 (12.06%) Mentoring

Big Data
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
1 171 (19.45%) Apache Spark
2 97 (11.04%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (6.48%) Apache Solr
4 48 (5.46%) Apache
5 18 (2.05%) Tomcat
6 17 (1.93%) JBoss
7 13 (1.48%) Apache Pig
7 13 (1.48%) Confluence
8 12 (1.37%) Jetty
8 12 (1.37%) nginx
9 11 (1.25%) SAS
10 10 (1.14%) CMS
10 10 (1.14%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.68%) IIS
12 5 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.57%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.23%) FileNet
15 1 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 32 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
1 4 (0.46%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.46%) SAP CRM
1 4 (0.46%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.23%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.11%) Infor CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.11%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 113 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
2 79 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (5.01%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.82%) SaaS
5 11 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.25%) Azure Machine Learning
6 10 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 10 (1.14%) OpenShift
7 8 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.68%) PaaS
9 5 (0.57%) GitHub
9 5 (0.57%) Google Play
10 3 (0.34%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 3 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.23%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle Service Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.64%) Internet
2 11 (1.25%) Firewall
3 8 (0.91%) Network Security
4 5 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.46%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (0.46%) MPLS
5 4 (0.46%) Unified Communications
6 3 (0.34%) CDMA
6 3 (0.34%) GSM
6 3 (0.34%) HTTP
6 3 (0.34%) Kerberos
6 3 (0.34%) LTE
6 3 (0.34%) UMTS
7 2 (0.23%) VLAN
7 2 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) 5G
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) IPv4
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (35.61%) Hadoop
2 134 (15.24%) NoSQL
3 116 (13.20%) SQL Server
4 114 (12.97%) Data Warehouse
5 109 (12.40%) Apache Hive
6 99 (11.26%) Data Lake
7 81 (9.22%) Power BI
8 77 (8.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 76 (8.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 72 (8.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 67 (7.62%) HBase
12 64 (7.28%) Data Mining
13 51 (5.80%) Relational Database
14 45 (5.12%) MySQL
15 44 (5.01%) MongoDB
16 41 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 37 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
18 30 (3.41%) Redis
19 28 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
20 27 (3.07%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 52 (5.92%) Git (software)
2 43 (4.89%) JIRA
3 37 (4.21%) Jenkins
3 37 (4.21%) Maven
4 27 (3.07%) Talend Open Studio
5 22 (2.50%) Selenium
6 20 (2.28%) Subversion
7 16 (1.82%) NUnit
8 14 (1.59%) JUnit
8 14 (1.59%) SpecFlow
9 12 (1.37%) gulp
10 11 (1.25%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.25%) Gradle
10 11 (1.25%) Grunt
11 9 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (0.91%) Visual Studio
13 7 (0.80%) Ant
13 7 (0.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (0.80%) Hudson
14 6 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 172 (19.57%) Finance
2 49 (5.57%) Marketing
3 45 (5.12%) Telecoms
4 30 (3.41%) Retail
5 25 (2.84%) Banking
6 21 (2.39%) Electronics
7 17 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.48%) Publishing
8 13 (1.48%) Spanish Language
9 11 (1.25%) Games
10 10 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (1.02%) Military
12 7 (0.80%) Advertising
13 5 (0.57%) Dutch Language
13 5 (0.57%) French Language
13 5 (0.57%) German Language
13 5 (0.57%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.34%) Back Office
14 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 350 (39.82%) Developer
2 141 (16.04%) Java Developer
3 89 (10.13%) Architect
4 76 (8.65%) Senior Developer
5 65 (7.39%) SQL Developer
6 52 (5.92%) Software Engineer
7 50 (5.69%) Big Data Engineer
8 49 (5.57%) Analyst
9 48 (5.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 48 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 47 (5.35%) Data Engineer
11 46 (5.23%) Data Architect
12 44 (5.01%) Java Engineer
13 42 (4.78%) Data Scientist
14 38 (4.32%) SSIS Developer
15 37 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
16 36 (4.10%) T-SQL Developer
17 35 (3.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
17 35 (3.98%) SSRS Developer
18 32 (3.64%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (14.79%) Spring
1 130 (14.79%) Web Services
2 109 (12.40%) AngularJS
3 94 (10.69%) .NET
4 88 (10.01%) Kafka
5 70 (7.96%) HTML
6 69 (7.85%) REST
7 66 (7.51%) J2EE
8 57 (6.48%) Node.js
9 56 (6.37%) RESTful
9 56 (6.37%) XML
10 50 (5.69%) CSS
11 44 (5.01%) React
12 41 (4.66%) Lucene
13 40 (4.55%) jQuery
14 37 (4.21%) ASP.NET
15 36 (4.10%) Natural Language Processing
16 33 (3.75%) Hibernate
16 33 (3.75%) SOAP
17 29 (3.30%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 114 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (11.15%) Computer Science
3 74 (8.42%) Greenfield Project
4 70 (7.96%) Algorithms
5 34 (3.87%) User Experience
6 32 (3.64%) Semantic Web
7 31 (3.53%) Data Structures
8 28 (3.19%) Virtual Team
9 26 (2.96%) Social Media
10 22 (2.50%) Internet of Things
11 20 (2.28%) Mobile App
12 18 (2.05%) Cloud Native
12 18 (2.05%) Cyber Attack
13 12 (1.37%) Data Centre
14 11 (1.25%) Linked Data
15 10 (1.14%) Management Information System
16 9 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
16 9 (1.02%) Fintech
16 9 (1.02%) Life Science
17 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 151 (17.18%) Linux
2 58 (6.60%) Windows
3 32 (3.64%) CentOS
4 27 (3.07%) Unix
5 22 (2.50%) Android
6 17 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.25%) Ubuntu
8 10 (1.14%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.46%) Kali Linux
9 4 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.23%) Debian
10 2 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.11%) HPUX
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (46.08%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (23.66%) Analytics
3 206 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
4 185 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 145 (16.50%) Scrum
6 143 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
7 138 (15.70%) Machine Learning
7 138 (15.70%) TDD
8 127 (14.45%) Data Modelling
9 108 (12.29%) Open Source
10 106 (12.06%) Mentoring
11 93 (10.58%) Mathematics
12 91 (10.35%) Test Automation
13 89 (10.13%) ETL
14 74 (8.42%) Data Analytics
15 71 (8.08%) Data Analysis
15 71 (8.08%) Visualisation
16 62 (7.05%) Statistics
17 60 (6.83%) BDD
17 60 (6.83%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 358 (40.73%) Java
2 300 (34.13%) SQL
3 263 (29.92%) Python
4 158 (17.97%) JavaScript
5 99 (11.26%) C#
6 96 (10.92%) C++
7 87 (9.90%) Scala
8 68 (7.74%) R
9 66 (7.51%) T-SQL
10 45 (5.12%) Ruby
11 31 (3.53%) C
12 22 (2.50%) PHP
13 20 (2.28%) Perl
14 19 (2.16%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.05%) Go
16 17 (1.93%) PowerShell
17 15 (1.71%) MATLAB
18 14 (1.59%) Groovy
19 12 (1.37%) VB.NET
19 12 (1.37%) VBA
Qualifications
1 196 (22.30%) Degree
2 57 (6.48%) Master's Degree
3 56 (6.37%) Security Cleared
4 44 (5.01%) PhD
5 42 (4.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 40 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
8 11 (1.25%) CISSP
9 9 (1.02%) ISEB
10 8 (0.91%) ISTQB
11 7 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.68%) PMP
13 5 (0.57%) CEH
13 5 (0.57%) GCIA
13 5 (0.57%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.46%) CCNP
14 4 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (0.46%) CISM
14 4 (0.46%) DBS Check
15 3 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.71%) QA
2 24 (2.73%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.46%) SLA
6 3 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.23%) PMO
8 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 66 (7.51%) Docker
2 19 (2.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (1.71%) KVM
4 10 (1.14%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.14%) Apache Flume
5 8 (0.91%) HDFS
5 8 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (2.50%) Oozie
3 20 (2.28%) Puppet
4 12 (1.37%) Mesos
5 9 (1.02%) logstash
6 7 (0.80%) Ansible
7 4 (0.46%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.34%) Grafana
8 3 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
8 3 (0.34%) Marathon
8 3 (0.34%) Salt
9 2 (0.23%) Ambari
9 2 (0.23%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.23%) Graphite
9 2 (0.23%) Kibana
9 2 (0.23%) Nagios
9 2 (0.23%) Packer
9 2 (0.23%) rkt
9 2 (0.23%) Terraform
10 1 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 108 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 104 (11.83%) Oracle
3 40 (4.55%) Tableau
4 38 (4.32%) SAP
5 30 (3.41%) Hortonworks
6 27 (3.07%) Talend
7 25 (2.84%) Cognos
8 24 (2.73%) Jaspersoft
9 23 (2.62%) HP
10 17 (1.93%) ArcSight
10 17 (1.93%) Google
10 17 (1.93%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.82%) Cloudera
12 11 (1.25%) VMware
13 10 (1.14%) Ab Initio
13 10 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
14 9 (1.02%) Informatica
15 8 (0.91%) Splunk
16 7 (0.80%) Percona
16 7 (0.80%) Vertica
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newhaven, East Sussex
Veolia ES UK
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
Capgemini
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48K plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £63,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sse Plc
Salary: Up to £74,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Hawk Eye Innovations
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veolia ES UK
Salary: From £24,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 75000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago