The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 39 60
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 5 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.70% 5.01% 0.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.21% 16.22% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 5
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00%  
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 Suffolk with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 96 185 166
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 32.65% 30.88% 29.23%
Number of salaries quoted 88 156 155
Median salary £43,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Big Data
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Big Data in Suffolk

Big Data
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Ipswich +14 5 £42,500 -15.00%
Big Data
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 8 (57.14%) Apache Hive
2 7 (50.00%) Analytics
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Java
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) Java EE
5 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Impala
6 3 (21.43%) Oozie
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 3 (21.43%) Data Management
6 3 (21.43%) Ruby
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
6 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
3 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Apache Hive
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (42.86%) NoSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) MongoDB
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (21.43%) Impala
6 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (14.29%) Neo4j
7 2 (14.29%) Presto
8 1 (7.14%) Kalido
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Big Data Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Data Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Java Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Python Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Service Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Java EE
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) Ajax
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Camel
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) MLlib
2 2 (14.29%) OSGi
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) DataPower
1 2 (14.29%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (28.57%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Data Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) EAI
3 3 (21.43%) Master Data Management
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
4 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
1 6 (42.86%) Python
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) Clojure
3 2 (14.29%) Groovy
3 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) R
3 2 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCA
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSD
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.14%) Informatica
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle