Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 970 1048 1149
Rank change year-on-year +78 +101 +79
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 185 156 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.087% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.39% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 155 146 69
UK median annual salary £70,000 £63,875 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -5.37% +35.00%
10th Percentile £36,450 £38,097 £38,005
90th Percentile £112,000 £87,500 £89,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £64,000 £50,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +28.00% -28.57% +55.56%

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 47,127 54,489 56,356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.11% 30.22% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 38,769 44,834 48,117
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £76,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

BigQuery
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing BigQuery over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Top 13 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 17 November 2018. 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
England +52 184 £70,000 +11.55% 45
London +46 110 £72,500 +11.54% 26
UK excluding London +64 75 £64,000 +28.00% 19
Midlands +40 26 £90,000 +56.52% 1
East Midlands +32 20 £90,000 -
South West +1 15 £77,500 +55.00% 7
North of England +37 12 £45,000 +20.00% 4
South East +33 11 £42,500 - 3
East of England +24 10 £70,000 +16.67% 4
Yorkshire +41 9 £45,000 +50.00% 3
West Midlands +36 6 £55,000 -4.35% 1
North West +18 3 £45,000 +16.13% 1
Scotland -3 1 £52,500 -47.50%

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 152 (82.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 129 (69.73%) Google
3 118 (63.78%) SQL
4 116 (62.70%) Python
5 93 (50.27%) Analytics
6 89 (48.11%) Amazon AWS
7 67 (36.22%) Big Data
8 61 (32.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
10 55 (29.73%) Java
11 53 (28.65%) Data Warehouse
12 52 (28.11%) Business Intelligence
13 51 (27.57%) Hadoop
14 47 (25.41%) Software Engineering
15 45 (24.32%) NoSQL
15 45 (24.32%) Machine Learning
16 44 (23.78%) Data Science
17 42 (22.70%) Apache Spark
17 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
18 37 (20.00%) MySQL
19 34 (18.38%) Data Modelling
20 32 (17.30%) R
21 31 (16.76%) JavaScript
22 30 (16.22%) ETL
23 29 (15.68%) Visualisation
23 29 (15.68%) Tableau
24 28 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
24 28 (15.14%) HTML
25 27 (14.59%) Google Analytics
26 25 (13.51%) Degree

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 42 (22.70%) Apache Spark
2 22 (11.89%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (5.41%) SAS
4 6 (3.24%) Apache Airflow
5 5 (2.70%) Apache
6 4 (2.16%) CMS
7 3 (1.62%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.08%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.08%) Jupyter
8 2 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.54%) Luigi
Applications
1 9 (4.86%) SPSS
2 8 (4.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 152 (82.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 89 (48.11%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (22.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (14.59%) Google Analytics
5 21 (11.35%) Serverless
6 16 (8.65%) Google Tag Manager
7 15 (8.11%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (5.41%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (4.86%) IBM Cloud
10 8 (4.32%) Google App Engine
11 7 (3.78%) GitHub
12 5 (2.70%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (2.70%) AdWords
12 5 (2.70%) Amazon S3
12 5 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (2.70%) Firebase
13 4 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (2.16%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (2.16%) Fastly
13 4 (2.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.70%) PPP
2 3 (1.62%) HTTP
2 3 (1.62%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) SSH
4 1 (0.54%) CHAP
4 1 (0.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (36.22%) Big Data
2 61 (32.97%) Amazon Redshift
3 53 (28.65%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (27.57%) Hadoop
5 45 (24.32%) NoSQL
6 37 (20.00%) MySQL
7 23 (12.43%) SQL Server
8 19 (10.27%) HBase
9 17 (9.19%) Data Lake
10 15 (8.11%) BusinessObjects
11 14 (7.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (7.57%) Redis
11 14 (7.57%) Relational Database
12 13 (7.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (6.49%) Apache Hive
14 11 (5.95%) Looker
14 11 (5.95%) MongoDB
14 11 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (5.41%) Snowflake Schema
15 10 (5.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (11.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.49%) JIRA
3 6 (3.24%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.70%) Firebug
4 5 (2.70%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 4 (2.16%) GitLab
6 3 (1.62%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.08%) CMake
7 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.54%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (0.54%) GoCD
8 1 (0.54%) JMeter
8 1 (0.54%) Maven
8 1 (0.54%) Moq
8 1 (0.54%) NUnit
General
1 24 (12.97%) Retail
2 13 (7.03%) Games
3 12 (6.49%) Law
4 11 (5.95%) Marketing
5 9 (4.86%) Military
6 8 (4.32%) Finance
7 6 (3.24%) Publishing
8 3 (1.62%) Advertising
8 3 (1.62%) Electronics
8 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.62%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.54%) Banking
9 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 35 (18.92%) Developer
2 34 (18.38%) Data Engineer
3 31 (16.76%) Architect
4 30 (16.22%) Analyst
5 28 (15.14%) Data Architect
6 16 (8.65%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (5.95%) Big Data Architect
8 11 (5.95%) Data Scientist
8 11 (5.95%) Senior Architect
8 11 (5.95%) Senior Data Architect
8 11 (5.95%) Senior Data Engineer
9 10 (5.41%) Consultant
10 9 (4.86%) Cloud Architect
11 8 (4.32%) Principal Consultant
11 8 (4.32%) Senior Web Analyst
11 8 (4.32%) Web Analyst
12 7 (3.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (3.78%) Java Developer
12 7 (3.78%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (15.14%) HTML
2 19 (10.27%) CSS
2 19 (10.27%) Node.js
3 18 (9.73%) JSON
4 16 (8.65%) REST
5 14 (7.57%) XML
6 13 (7.03%) Kafka
7 9 (4.86%) Natural Language Processing
8 7 (3.78%) HTML5
8 7 (3.78%) TensorFlow
9 6 (3.24%) CSS3
9 6 (3.24%) jQuery
9 6 (3.24%) Pandas
10 5 (2.70%) .NET
10 5 (2.70%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.70%) DOM
10 5 (2.70%) RESTful
11 4 (2.16%) Java EE
11 4 (2.16%) Memcached
11 4 (2.16%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.14%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.49%) Virtual Team
4 9 (4.86%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.32%) Clustering
5 8 (4.32%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.32%) User Experience
6 6 (3.24%) Online Games
6 6 (3.24%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.62%) Fintech
8 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.08%) FMCG
8 2 (1.08%) Marketing Technology
8 2 (1.08%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.54%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.54%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.73%) Linux
2 8 (4.32%) CentOS
2 8 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (4.32%) Ubuntu
2 8 (4.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (50.27%) Analytics
2 56 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (28.11%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (25.41%) Software Engineering
5 45 (24.32%) Machine Learning
6 44 (23.78%) Data Science
7 34 (18.38%) Data Modelling
8 30 (16.22%) ETL
9 29 (15.68%) Visualisation
10 25 (13.51%) Data Architecture
11 21 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (10.81%) Data Analytics
12 20 (10.81%) Scrum
13 19 (10.27%) E-Commerce
14 17 (9.19%) Data Analysis
15 16 (8.65%) Data Engineering
15 16 (8.65%) Data Management
15 16 (8.65%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.65%) Statistics
16 15 (8.11%) Digital Analytics
Programming Languages
1 118 (63.78%) SQL
2 116 (62.70%) Python
3 55 (29.73%) Java
4 32 (17.30%) R
5 31 (16.76%) JavaScript
6 17 (9.19%) PHP
7 15 (8.11%) Scala
8 7 (3.78%) C#
9 6 (3.24%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.70%) Go
11 4 (2.16%) Java 8
11 4 (2.16%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.16%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.62%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.62%) Ruby
12 3 (1.62%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.08%) C
13 2 (1.08%) C++
14 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (13.51%) Degree
2 5 (2.70%) Analytics IQ
2 5 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.70%) PhD
3 2 (1.08%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.03%) Data Quality
2 8 (4.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.16%) QA
4 3 (1.62%) GDPR
5 1 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (10.27%) Docker
2 3 (1.62%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.70%) Kibana
2 5 (2.70%) Terraform
3 2 (1.08%) Grafana
3 2 (1.08%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.08%) Icinga
3 2 (1.08%) logstash
3 2 (1.08%) Nagios
3 2 (1.08%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.08%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.54%) Ansible
4 1 (0.54%) Oozie
Vendors
1 129 (69.73%) Google
2 29 (15.68%) Tableau
3 16 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.11%) Talend
5 14 (7.57%) Oracle
6 10 (5.41%) Cloudera
7 9 (4.86%) Adobe
7 9 (4.86%) Infor
7 9 (4.86%) MapR
7 9 (4.86%) Splunk
8 8 (4.32%) IBM
8 8 (4.32%) Red Hat
8 8 (4.32%) Teradata
9 6 (3.24%) Cognos
10 5 (2.70%) Alteryx
10 5 (2.70%) Ensighten
10 5 (2.70%) Maxymiser
10 5 (2.70%) Optimizely
10 5 (2.70%) Tealium
11 3 (1.62%) Salesforce.com