The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England / South West
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 77 175
Rank change year-on-year -51 +98  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 112 190 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.12% 3.64% 1.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.82% 11.16% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 102 152 65
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.77% +13.68%  

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 West with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1643 1703 1999
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 31.11% 32.64% 33.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 3051 3497
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in the South West

Big Data
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Big Data in the South West

Big Data
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in the South West over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in the South West

Big Data
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Gloucestershire -35 46 £45,000 -16.66% 4
Bristol -16 41 £57,500 -8.00% 10
Wiltshire +8 11 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Somerset -16 9 £60,000 +65.51% 5
Dorset -14 2 £32,500 -59.37%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 193 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (44.26%) Java
3 106 (35.81%) Hadoop
4 91 (30.74%) Security Cleared
4 91 (30.74%) Python
5 81 (27.36%) Software Engineering
6 80 (27.03%) C#
7 68 (22.97%) DV Cleared
8 61 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
9 60 (20.27%) MongoDB
10 58 (19.59%) C
10 58 (19.59%) Greenfield Project
11 55 (18.58%) JavaScript
12 52 (17.57%) NoSQL
13 50 (16.89%) C++
13 50 (16.89%) .NET
14 49 (16.55%) TDD
15 48 (16.22%) Scrum
15 48 (16.22%) SQL
16 47 (15.88%) Finance
17 46 (15.54%) Project Management
17 46 (15.54%) Apache Spark
18 45 (15.20%) SQL Server
19 44 (14.86%) Microsoft
19 44 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
20 43 (14.53%) DevOps
21 41 (13.85%) Mentoring
22 40 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
22 40 (13.51%) AngularJS
23 39 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 46 (15.54%) Apache Spark
2 32 (10.81%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (8.45%) WebLogic
4 23 (7.77%) Tomcat
5 21 (7.09%) Jetty
6 20 (6.76%) JBoss
7 18 (6.08%) Apache Pig
7 18 (6.08%) WebSphere
8 17 (5.74%) OpenStack
9 16 (5.41%) Apache Solr
10 14 (4.73%) Apache
11 6 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.35%) SAS
13 2 (0.68%) Confluence
13 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.68%) SPSS
2 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.34%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.61%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (2.36%) Amazon S3
4 7 (2.36%) Heroku
5 5 (1.69%) SaaS
6 3 (1.01%) Office 365
7 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.68%) GitHub
8 1 (0.34%) G Suite
8 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.34%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.34%) IaaS
8 1 (0.34%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.34%) PaaS
8 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 28 (9.46%) Internet
2 4 (1.35%) Wireless
3 3 (1.01%) Ethernet
3 3 (1.01%) ZigBee
4 2 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (35.81%) Hadoop
2 60 (20.27%) MongoDB
3 52 (17.57%) NoSQL
4 45 (15.20%) SQL Server
5 33 (11.15%) Apache Hive
6 32 (10.81%) MySQL
7 29 (9.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (7.43%) Redis
9 18 (6.08%) Riak
10 15 (5.07%) Couchbase
10 15 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.36%) Impala
13 5 (1.69%) Apache Accumulo
13 5 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (1.69%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.69%) HBase
13 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
14 4 (1.35%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 24 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 18 (6.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.73%) Selenium
4 12 (4.05%) SpecFlow
5 9 (3.04%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.03%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.03%) JIRA
6 6 (2.03%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.69%) EasyMock
8 4 (1.35%) JUnit
8 4 (1.35%) Vagrant
9 3 (1.01%) Valgrind
10 2 (0.68%) Hudson
11 1 (0.34%) Android Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.34%) Calabash
11 1 (0.34%) Gradle
11 1 (0.34%) RSpec
11 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (15.88%) Finance
2 30 (10.14%) Local Government
2 30 (10.14%) Retail
3 29 (9.80%) Banking
4 27 (9.12%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.41%) Marketing
6 9 (3.04%) Electronics
7 8 (2.70%) Games
8 6 (2.03%) Advertising
9 4 (1.35%) Aerospace
10 3 (1.01%) Legal
11 2 (0.68%) Automotive
12 1 (0.34%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (35.81%) Developer
2 53 (17.91%) Java Developer
3 52 (17.57%) Software Engineer
4 38 (12.84%) Architect
5 30 (10.14%) Java Engineer
6 25 (8.45%) Java Software Engineer
7 21 (7.09%) Software Developer
8 18 (6.08%) .NET Developer
8 18 (6.08%) C# Developer
9 17 (5.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 15 (5.07%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.07%) Senior Architect
11 14 (4.73%) Analyst
12 13 (4.39%) C# Software Engineer
12 13 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 13 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (4.05%) Consultant
13 12 (4.05%) Delivery Manager
13 12 (4.05%) Java Software Developer
13 12 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (16.89%) .NET
2 40 (13.51%) AngularJS
3 39 (13.18%) HTML
4 31 (10.47%) CSS
5 30 (10.14%) React
6 24 (8.11%) Java EE
7 19 (6.42%) Node.js
8 17 (5.74%) Spring
9 16 (5.41%) Hibernate
9 16 (5.41%) Lucene
10 15 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
11 14 (4.73%) jQuery
12 13 (4.39%) J2EE
13 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET
13 12 (4.05%) REST
14 11 (3.72%) HTML5
14 11 (3.72%) Natural Language Processing
14 11 (3.72%) Web Services
15 10 (3.38%) RESTful
16 9 (3.04%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.59%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (7.43%) Internet of Things
3 19 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.72%) User Experience
7 9 (3.04%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.68%) Fintech
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.34%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.34%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.09%) Android
1 21 (7.09%) Linux
2 19 (6.42%) Apple iOS
3 10 (3.38%) Windows
4 9 (3.04%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.03%) Unix
5 6 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.68%) AIX
6 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Fedora
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (65.20%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.36%) Software Engineering
3 49 (16.55%) TDD
4 48 (16.22%) Scrum
5 46 (15.54%) Project Management
6 44 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (14.53%) DevOps
8 41 (13.85%) Mentoring
9 40 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
10 37 (12.50%) Web Development
11 33 (11.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 32 (10.81%) IT Strategy
12 32 (10.81%) ITIL
12 32 (10.81%) Machine Learning
12 32 (10.81%) OO
13 30 (10.14%) Analytics
14 29 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (9.80%) TOGAF
15 28 (9.46%) MODAF
15 28 (9.46%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 131 (44.26%) Java
2 91 (30.74%) Python
3 80 (27.03%) C#
4 58 (19.59%) C
5 55 (18.58%) JavaScript
6 50 (16.89%) C++
7 48 (16.22%) SQL
8 18 (6.08%) Perl
9 14 (4.73%) PHP
10 11 (3.72%) Bash Shell
10 11 (3.72%) Scala
11 8 (2.70%) Go
11 8 (2.70%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 5 (1.69%) R
13 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.68%) Ruby
13 2 (0.68%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (30.74%) Security Cleared
2 68 (22.97%) DV Cleared
3 39 (13.18%) Degree
4 12 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (3.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.35%) PhD
7 3 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.34%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.34%) GCIA
8 1 (0.34%) GCIH
8 1 (0.34%) GIAC
8 1 (0.34%) GREM
8 1 (0.34%) ISEB
8 1 (0.34%) MCSD
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.74%) COBIT
2 11 (3.72%) Data Quality
3 8 (2.70%) SLA
4 4 (1.35%) Government Security Classifications
5 2 (0.68%) GCP
6 1 (0.34%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.69%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) HDFS
3 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.34%) iptables
3 1 (0.34%) KVM
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (7.77%) Ansible
2 21 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (7.09%) Puppet
3 16 (5.41%) Salt
4 15 (5.07%) Kibana
4 15 (5.07%) logstash
5 6 (2.03%) Oozie
Vendors
1 44 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.84%) Oracle
3 15 (5.07%) Google
4 9 (3.04%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.70%) SAP
6 6 (2.03%) Tableau
7 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.01%) Adobe
8 3 (1.01%) IBM
8 3 (1.01%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.01%) Teradata
8 3 (1.01%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.68%) Apteco
9 2 (0.68%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.68%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.68%) Informatica
9 2 (0.68%) Intel
9 2 (0.68%) Nokia
10 1 (0.34%) HP
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