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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for BigQuery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited BigQuery over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 351 512 576
Rank change year-on-year +161 +64 +263
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 1,796 571 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.99% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.55% 1.92% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 371 350 237
10th Percentile £43,750 £38,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,427 £67,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.11% - +3.85%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +7.14%

BigQuery is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 50,655 29,800 21,447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.88% 27.65% 27.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21,388 20,603 17,613
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.38% +1.05% +5.56%

BigQuery
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing BigQuery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing BigQuery.

Salary trend for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing BigQuery over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BigQuery within the UK over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +132 1,518 £70,000 +5.66% 37
London +81 1,284 £70,000 -5.08% 16
Work from Home +15 673 £70,000 -6.67% 17
UK excluding London -41 223 £60,000 +9.09% 21
South East -34 64 £60,000 -4.00% 2
Midlands -21 54 £60,000 +39.53% 3
South West -8 42 £65,000 +46.89% 3
West Midlands -23 35 £55,000 +27.91% 2
East of England -85 27 £57,500 -17.86% 5
East Midlands -25 18 £60,000 - 1
North of England -88 18 £55,000 -18.52% 6
North West -73 16 £55,000 -26.67% 2
Wales -27 9 £61,250 +104.17%
Scotland -50 9 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Yorkshire -59 2 - - 4

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT jobs citing BigQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for BigQuery.

1 1,660 (92.43%) GCP
2 1,261 (70.21%) Python
3 1,206 (67.15%) SQL
4 1,179 (65.65%) Google
5 890 (49.55%) Analytics
6 788 (43.88%) Agile
7 750 (41.76%) AWS
8 673 (37.47%) Java
9 632 (35.19%) Kubernetes
10 562 (31.29%) Data Science
11 491 (27.34%) Data Engineering
12 475 (26.45%) Finance
13 461 (25.67%) Business Intelligence
14 445 (24.78%) Social Skills
15 440 (24.50%) Data Pipeline
16 419 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
17 405 (22.55%) ETL
17 405 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
18 401 (22.33%) Software Engineering
18 401 (22.33%) Azure
19 399 (22.22%) CI/CD
20 396 (22.05%) Docker
21 385 (21.44%) Machine Learning
21 385 (21.44%) Tableau
22 384 (21.38%) Looker
23 381 (21.21%) Mentoring
24 380 (21.16%) JavaScript
25 375 (20.88%) Visualisation
26 350 (19.49%) Amazon Redshift
27 349 (19.43%) Data Modelling

BigQuery
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 328 (18.26%) Apache Airflow
2 291 (16.20%) Apache Spark
3 259 (14.42%) Apache
4 63 (3.51%) nginx
5 31 (1.73%) Jupyter
6 25 (1.39%) Luigi
7 23 (1.28%) Confluence
8 21 (1.17%) Apache Pulsar
9 18 (1.00%) CMS
10 17 (0.95%) Ethereum
11 12 (0.67%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.67%) Hedera
12 4 (0.22%) WordPress
13 2 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.11%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.056%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.056%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.056%) Mule ESB
14 1 (0.056%) SAS
14 1 (0.056%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (0.28%) Adobe Captivate
3 5 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
2 18 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.67%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.11%) Cloudability
Cloud Services
1 1,660 (92.43%) GCP
2 750 (41.76%) AWS
3 401 (22.33%) Azure
4 315 (17.54%) Serverless
5 303 (16.87%) Snowflake
6 244 (13.59%) Google Kubernetes Engine
7 241 (13.42%) Power Platform
8 223 (12.42%) dbt
9 203 (11.30%) Amazon S3
10 202 (11.25%) Cloud Functions
11 194 (10.80%) Google Data Studio
12 180 (10.02%) Google App Engine
13 174 (9.69%) Google Compute Engine
14 156 (8.69%) Dialogflow
15 138 (7.68%) GitHub
16 136 (7.57%) Google Analytics
17 129 (7.18%) Amazon Kinesis
18 99 (5.51%) AWS Lambda
19 97 (5.40%) Amazon ECS
20 91 (5.07%) Cloud Composer
Communications & Networking
1 68 (3.79%) Broadband
2 65 (3.62%) Network Security
3 60 (3.34%) Firewall
4 47 (2.62%) Internet
5 9 (0.50%) DNS
6 8 (0.45%) SSL
7 5 (0.28%) Skype
8 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.11%) LAN
9 2 (0.11%) SSH
9 2 (0.11%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.11%) VPN
9 2 (0.11%) WAN
10 1 (0.056%) HTTP
10 1 (0.056%) Intranet
10 1 (0.056%) SNMP
10 1 (0.056%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.056%) VoIP
10 1 (0.056%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 419 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
2 385 (21.44%) Tableau
3 384 (21.38%) Looker
4 350 (19.49%) Amazon Redshift
5 311 (17.32%) NoSQL
6 291 (16.20%) Relational Database
7 284 (15.81%) Big Data
8 270 (15.03%) MySQL
9 241 (13.42%) Power BI
10 220 (12.25%) PostgreSQL
11 205 (11.41%) Hadoop
12 184 (10.24%) Cloud Spanner
13 176 (9.80%) MongoDB
14 135 (7.52%) Data Lake
15 130 (7.24%) Flink
16 124 (6.90%) Redis
17 115 (6.40%) Amazon RDS
18 113 (6.29%) Elasticsearch
19 102 (5.68%) DynamoDB
20 101 (5.62%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 294 (16.37%) Git (software)
2 202 (11.25%) Jenkins
3 108 (6.01%) Maven
4 91 (5.07%) JIRA
5 57 (3.17%) Cypress.io
6 56 (3.12%) CircleCI
7 32 (1.78%) GitLab
8 27 (1.50%) JMeter
9 22 (1.22%) GoCD
9 22 (1.22%) webpack
10 21 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (1.17%) JUnit
10 21 (1.17%) SonarQube
11 18 (1.00%) Babel
11 18 (1.00%) Grunt
12 17 (0.95%) Bitbucket
13 9 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (0.50%) Travis CI
14 5 (0.28%) CocoaPods
14 5 (0.28%) Gradle
General
1 475 (26.45%) Finance
2 445 (24.78%) Social Skills
3 405 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
4 345 (19.21%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 282 (15.70%) Marketing
6 266 (14.81%) Retail
7 189 (10.52%) Games
8 158 (8.80%) Manufacturing
9 131 (7.29%) Advertising
10 124 (6.90%) Banking
11 89 (4.96%) Presentation Skills
12 67 (3.73%) Automotive
13 59 (3.29%) Music Industry
14 39 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
15 26 (1.45%) Publishing
16 24 (1.34%) Law
17 23 (1.28%) Telecoms
18 19 (1.06%) Documentation Skills
19 17 (0.95%) Esports
20 14 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 481 (26.78%) Data Engineer
2 314 (17.48%) Analyst
3 209 (11.64%) Developer
4 207 (11.53%) Cloud Engineer
5 201 (11.19%) GCP Engineer
6 185 (10.30%) Data Analyst
7 184 (10.24%) Senior Data Engineer
8 115 (6.40%) Software Engineer
9 85 (4.73%) Senior Analyst
10 84 (4.68%) Architect
11 61 (3.40%) Senior Developer
12 55 (3.06%) Data Architect
13 54 (3.01%) Java Developer
14 48 (2.67%) Senior Manager
15 44 (2.45%) Data Scientist
15 44 (2.45%) Engineering Manager
16 42 (2.34%) Product Analyst
17 41 (2.28%) Senior Architect
18 40 (2.23%) Full Stack Developer
18 40 (2.23%) GCP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 332 (18.49%) Kafka
2 292 (16.26%) Apache Beam
3 202 (11.25%) React
4 164 (9.13%) Node.js
5 138 (7.68%) REST
6 103 (5.73%) Pandas
7 92 (5.12%) Spark Streaming
8 86 (4.79%) scikit-learn
9 85 (4.73%) HTML
10 81 (4.51%) TensorFlow
11 76 (4.23%) GraphQL
12 74 (4.12%) CSS
13 72 (4.01%) Keras
14 63 (3.51%) OAuth
15 61 (3.40%) Ruby on Rails
16 59 (3.29%) Jest
16 59 (3.29%) Matplotlib
17 58 (3.23%) Sinatra
18 55 (3.06%) D3.js
18 55 (3.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 256 (14.25%) Algorithms
2 248 (13.81%) Data Structures
3 159 (8.85%) Life Science
4 155 (8.63%) Legacy Applications
5 132 (7.35%) User Experience
6 115 (6.40%) Cloud Native
7 78 (4.34%) Blog
8 73 (4.06%) Hackathon
8 73 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
9 61 (3.40%) Online Games
10 47 (2.62%) Virtual Team
11 46 (2.56%) Public Cloud
12 45 (2.51%) Greenfield Project
13 42 (2.34%) Marketing Technology
13 42 (2.34%) Social Media
14 39 (2.17%) Digital Media
15 35 (1.95%) Blockchain
16 32 (1.78%) Mobile App
17 29 (1.61%) Sports Betting
18 26 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 197 (10.97%) Linux
2 70 (3.90%) Android
3 60 (3.34%) Apple iOS
4 50 (2.78%) Windows
5 35 (1.95%) Unix
6 16 (0.89%) VMS
7 8 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.11%) CentOS
8 2 (0.11%) Debian
8 2 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.056%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (49.55%) Analytics
2 788 (43.88%) Agile
3 562 (31.29%) Data Science
4 491 (27.34%) Data Engineering
5 461 (25.67%) Business Intelligence
6 440 (24.50%) Data Pipeline
7 405 (22.55%) ETL
8 401 (22.33%) Software Engineering
9 399 (22.22%) CI/CD
10 385 (21.44%) Machine Learning
11 381 (21.21%) Mentoring
12 375 (20.88%) Visualisation
13 349 (19.43%) Data Modelling
14 330 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
15 325 (18.10%) Microservices
16 307 (17.09%) Coaching
17 258 (14.37%) Artificial Intelligence
17 258 (14.37%) Data Analysis
18 232 (12.92%) Computer Science
19 226 (12.58%) Event-Driven
Programming Languages
1 1,261 (70.21%) Python
2 1,206 (67.15%) SQL
3 673 (37.47%) Java
4 380 (21.16%) JavaScript
5 177 (9.86%) Scala
6 164 (9.13%) TypeScript
7 162 (9.02%) R
8 158 (8.80%) Bash
9 136 (7.57%) Go
10 101 (5.62%) Ruby
11 54 (3.01%) Groovy
12 48 (2.67%) PHP
13 43 (2.39%) C#
14 32 (1.78%) Rust
15 27 (1.50%) C
16 23 (1.28%) C++
17 17 (0.95%) Shell Script
18 16 (0.89%) Kotlin
19 14 (0.78%) Lua
20 13 (0.72%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 298 (16.59%) Degree
2 114 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 66 (3.67%) Master's Degree
4 54 (3.01%) Numerate Degree
5 24 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
6 20 (1.11%) AWS Certification
7 8 (0.45%) IBM Certification
8 3 (0.17%) ACCA
8 3 (0.17%) CISA
9 2 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.056%) CISSP
10 1 (0.056%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.056%) FFIEC
10 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.056%) PMP
10 1 (0.056%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.056%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (8.85%) Data Quality
2 91 (5.07%) QA
3 19 (1.06%) Actionable Recommendations
3 19 (1.06%) SLA
4 18 (1.00%) GDPR
5 17 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.56%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.056%) GLBA
7 1 (0.056%) GMP
7 1 (0.056%) NIST
7 1 (0.056%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 396 (22.05%) Docker
2 54 (3.01%) Virtual Machines
3 42 (2.34%) Apache Flume
4 9 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.17%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.11%) etcd
6 2 (0.11%) HDFS
7 1 (0.056%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 632 (35.19%) Kubernetes
2 336 (18.71%) Terraform
3 155 (8.63%) Ansible
4 75 (4.18%) Puppet
5 54 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
6 46 (2.56%) Oozie
7 34 (1.89%) Prometheus
8 24 (1.34%) Grafana
9 13 (0.72%) Bugsnag
10 10 (0.56%) Kubeflow
11 6 (0.33%) Panaseer
12 5 (0.28%) Istio
13 4 (0.22%) SCCM
14 3 (0.17%) Control-M
15 2 (0.11%) Kibana
15 2 (0.11%) linkerd
16 1 (0.056%) Nagios
16 1 (0.056%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 1,179 (65.65%) Google
2 121 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 113 (6.29%) Oracle
4 95 (5.29%) Teradata
5 76 (4.23%) Spotify
6 63 (3.51%) Databricks
7 54 (3.01%) Splunk
8 47 (2.62%) Cloudera
9 37 (2.06%) Apple
10 35 (1.95%) BT
11 32 (1.78%) AppDynamics
11 32 (1.78%) Facebook
11 32 (1.78%) Snowplow
12 29 (1.61%) Adobe
12 29 (1.61%) Amplitude
13 23 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
14 22 (1.22%) Confluent
14 22 (1.22%) Talend
15 21 (1.17%) Alteryx
16 19 (1.06%) CA