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 3 months to 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England / South East
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 138 220
Rank change year-on-year +33 +82  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 425 449 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.86% 2.30% 1.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.67% 7.55% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 322 342 205
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,100 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

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 4397 5948 6766
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 29.62% 30.43% 31.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3773 5272 5771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 107 £54,000 +20.00% 10
Surrey +44 103 £60,000 - 18
Oxfordshire +20 83 £62,500 +21.35% 4
Hampshire -4 66 £57,500 +27.77% 11
Buckinghamshire +27 36 £52,500 -30.00% 5
East Sussex +24 25 £68,750 -1.78% 3
Kent +16 6 £65,000 +62.50% 2
West Sussex +11 5 £64,000 -11.72% 3
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 348 (43.50%) Java
2 286 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
3 277 (34.63%) Hadoop
4 269 (33.63%) SQL
5 204 (25.50%) Analytics
6 200 (25.00%) Python
7 183 (22.88%) Degree
8 180 (22.50%) NoSQL
9 153 (19.13%) Software Engineering
10 152 (19.00%) JavaScript
11 149 (18.63%) Web Services
12 141 (17.63%) Business Intelligence
13 135 (16.88%) Linux
14 134 (16.75%) Oracle
15 123 (15.38%) SQL Server
16 121 (15.13%) Machine Learning
17 117 (14.63%) Spring
18 106 (13.25%) TDD
19 105 (13.13%) Scrum
20 102 (12.75%) ETL
21 100 (12.50%) Apache Spark
22 98 (12.25%) Microsoft
23 97 (12.13%) Apache Hive
24 96 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
24 96 (12.00%) AngularJS
25 95 (11.88%) Open Source
26 94 (11.75%) C++
27 92 (11.50%) .NET
28 85 (10.63%) Data Modelling
29 82 (10.25%) Mathematics

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
1 100 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 77 (9.63%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (5.13%) Apache
4 34 (4.25%) Apache Solr
5 26 (3.25%) Apache Pig
6 25 (3.13%) nginx
7 23 (2.88%) CMS
8 22 (2.75%) JBoss
9 18 (2.25%) Tomcat
10 15 (1.88%) Jetty
11 13 (1.63%) SAS
12 12 (1.50%) SharePoint
13 10 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (1.13%) WordPress
15 6 (0.75%) IIS
16 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
17 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
18 3 (0.38%) Confluence
18 3 (0.38%) Jupyter
18 3 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (3.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (1.25%) SAP CRM
2 8 (1.00%) Magento
3 4 (0.50%) FastStats
3 4 (0.50%) Oracle CRM
3 4 (0.50%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.38%) SAP MDG
4 3 (0.38%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.25%) Data Workbench
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.13%) HFM
6 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.13%) Maximo
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 78 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.00%) GitHub
3 16 (2.00%) SaaS
4 10 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.13%) IaaS
5 9 (1.13%) PaaS
6 7 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.50%) Amazon Kinesis
7 4 (0.50%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.50%) Office 365
8 3 (0.38%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.38%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.25%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.25%) Google Play
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.13%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.63%) Internet
2 10 (1.25%) Firewall
3 7 (0.88%) SAN
3 7 (0.88%) Unified Communications
4 6 (0.75%) HTTP
4 6 (0.75%) Network Security
5 5 (0.63%) Kerberos
6 4 (0.50%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.38%) IPv4
7 3 (0.38%) MVNO
7 3 (0.38%) Skype
7 3 (0.38%) WebEx
8 2 (0.25%) CDMA
8 2 (0.25%) GSM
8 2 (0.25%) ICMP
8 2 (0.25%) LTE
8 2 (0.25%) UMTS
8 2 (0.25%) VLAN
8 2 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 277 (34.63%) Hadoop
2 180 (22.50%) NoSQL
3 123 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 97 (12.13%) Apache Hive
5 79 (9.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 75 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
7 74 (9.25%) Relational Database
8 72 (9.00%) HBase
9 70 (8.75%) MySQL
10 54 (6.75%) MongoDB
11 51 (6.38%) Power BI
11 51 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 47 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 46 (5.75%) Data Mining
14 45 (5.63%) Data Lake
15 43 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
15 43 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 42 (5.25%) OLAP
17 24 (3.00%) RDBMS
18 23 (2.88%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 66 (8.25%) JIRA
2 59 (7.38%) Git (software)
3 36 (4.50%) Talend Open Studio
4 24 (3.00%) Subversion
5 20 (2.50%) Maven
6 16 (2.00%) Selenium
7 15 (1.88%) Gradle
8 14 (1.75%) NUnit
9 13 (1.63%) Visual Studio
10 12 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.50%) JUnit
11 10 (1.25%) Grunt
12 9 (1.13%) Bower
12 9 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (0.88%) Bugzilla
14 5 (0.63%) Bitbucket
14 5 (0.63%) git-flow
15 4 (0.50%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.50%) Trac
16 3 (0.38%) TeamCity
General
1 74 (9.25%) Finance
2 43 (5.38%) Marketing
3 33 (4.13%) Games
4 22 (2.75%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.63%) Retail
6 14 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 13 (1.63%) Advertising
8 11 (1.38%) German Language
9 9 (1.13%) Legal
10 8 (1.00%) French Language
11 7 (0.88%) Banking
11 7 (0.88%) Electronics
11 7 (0.88%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.75%) Dutch Language
12 6 (0.75%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.63%) Music Industry
13 5 (0.63%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.25%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 329 (41.13%) Developer
2 133 (16.63%) Java Developer
3 103 (12.88%) Architect
4 85 (10.63%) Senior Developer
5 72 (9.00%) Analyst
6 67 (8.38%) Software Engineer
7 54 (6.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 43 (5.38%) Big Data Developer
9 41 (5.13%) Data Architect
10 39 (4.88%) Data Scientist
11 38 (4.75%) SQL Developer
12 36 (4.50%) Java Engineer
13 34 (4.25%) Big Data Engineer
14 32 (4.00%) Lead Developer
15 31 (3.88%) Software Developer
16 30 (3.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 29 (3.63%) Data Engineer
18 26 (3.25%) Junior
18 26 (3.25%) Web Developer
19 22 (2.75%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (18.63%) Web Services
2 117 (14.63%) Spring
3 96 (12.00%) AngularJS
4 92 (11.50%) .NET
5 79 (9.88%) J2EE
5 79 (9.88%) REST
6 72 (9.00%) HTML
7 65 (8.13%) RESTful
8 48 (6.00%) XML
9 47 (5.88%) SOAP
10 46 (5.75%) CSS
11 44 (5.50%) HTML5
12 37 (4.63%) Kafka
13 29 (3.63%) Node.js
14 28 (3.50%) Java EE
15 27 (3.38%) Apache Camel
16 26 (3.25%) ASP.NET
17 25 (3.13%) jQuery
17 25 (3.13%) Lucene
18 23 (2.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 70 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
4 61 (7.63%) Algorithms
5 55 (6.88%) Semantic Web
6 34 (4.25%) Data Structures
7 25 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 22 (2.75%) Social Media
9 21 (2.63%) User Experience
9 21 (2.63%) Virtual Team
10 20 (2.50%) Internet of Things
11 19 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
13 17 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
14 12 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
14 12 (1.50%) Data Centre
14 12 (1.50%) Mobile App
15 10 (1.25%) Cloud Native
16 9 (1.13%) Life Science
17 7 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 135 (16.88%) Linux
2 59 (7.38%) Windows
3 31 (3.88%) Unix
4 29 (3.63%) CentOS
5 23 (2.88%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.88%) Android
7 13 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.00%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.50%) Debian
10 4 (0.50%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.25%) Kali Linux
12 2 (0.25%) MVS
12 2 (0.25%) Solaris
13 1 (0.13%) AIX
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 286 (35.75%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (25.50%) Analytics
3 153 (19.13%) Software Engineering
4 141 (17.63%) Business Intelligence
5 121 (15.13%) Machine Learning
6 106 (13.25%) TDD
7 105 (13.13%) Scrum
8 102 (12.75%) ETL
9 95 (11.88%) Open Source
10 85 (10.63%) Data Modelling
11 82 (10.25%) Mathematics
12 80 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 75 (9.38%) MapReduce
14 68 (8.50%) BDD
15 62 (7.75%) MVC
16 55 (6.88%) Continuous Integration
16 55 (6.88%) Statistics
17 51 (6.38%) Data Analysis
18 50 (6.25%) Visualisation
19 48 (6.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 348 (43.50%) Java
2 269 (33.63%) SQL
3 200 (25.00%) Python
4 152 (19.00%) JavaScript
5 94 (11.75%) C++
6 79 (9.88%) C#
7 58 (7.25%) R
8 53 (6.63%) PHP
9 52 (6.50%) Scala
10 37 (4.63%) Ruby
11 31 (3.88%) C
12 26 (3.25%) T-SQL
13 24 (3.00%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.13%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.00%) MATLAB
15 16 (2.00%) PL/SQL
16 11 (1.38%) Groovy
16 11 (1.38%) Perl
17 10 (1.25%) PowerShell
17 10 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 183 (22.88%) Degree
2 32 (4.00%) PhD
3 26 (3.25%) CISSP
4 23 (2.88%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.38%) GCIA
5 19 (2.38%) SC Cleared
6 17 (2.13%) CEH
7 10 (1.25%) ISTQB
8 9 (1.13%) ISEB
9 4 (0.50%) CCNP
9 4 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.38%) CCIE
10 3 (0.38%) GCIH
10 3 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.38%) MCSA
11 2 (0.25%) CISM
11 2 (0.25%) OCA
11 2 (0.25%) OCP
11 2 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.25%) QA
2 31 (3.88%) Data Quality
3 13 (1.63%) SLA
4 11 (1.38%) COBIT
5 10 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.38%) PMO
7 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) FedRAMP
8 1 (0.13%) SDET
System Software
1 28 (3.50%) Docker
2 25 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.50%) HDFS
3 12 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (0.88%) KVM
6 5 (0.63%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.38%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.38%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (2.13%) Puppet
2 14 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.50%) Oozie
4 7 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (0.63%) Ambari
5 5 (0.63%) Grafana
6 4 (0.50%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.38%) Ansible
7 3 (0.38%) Icinga
7 3 (0.38%) Kibana
7 3 (0.38%) Salt
7 3 (0.38%) vRealize
8 2 (0.25%) Graphite
8 2 (0.25%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (0.25%) logstash
8 2 (0.25%) Mesos
8 2 (0.25%) Nagios
8 2 (0.25%) SELinux
9 1 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 134 (16.75%) Oracle
2 98 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 36 (4.50%) Talend
4 34 (4.25%) SAP
5 31 (3.88%) Cognos
6 27 (3.38%) Google
7 25 (3.13%) Tableau
8 16 (2.00%) VMware
9 12 (1.50%) Apple
9 12 (1.50%) Informatica
10 10 (1.25%) MapR
11 9 (1.13%) Cisco
11 9 (1.13%) Cloudera
11 9 (1.13%) HP
11 9 (1.13%) Perforce
12 8 (1.00%) Jaspersoft
12 8 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (0.88%) IBM
13 7 (0.88%) Splunk
14 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £9k Car allow, bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 Per Annum annual bonus, private medical, flexible work
Posted: 23 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 51000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus included
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: ££competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Churchill Frank
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum £45k - £55k + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Romsey, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £80000 - £94000 per annum + 15% Bonus, Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £84,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Market Rate Based on Expertise
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25,000 per annum + Award-Winning Training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £58,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 12 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus & extensive benefits
Posted: 13 days ago