Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 696 960 1065
Rank change year-on-year +264 +105 +78
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 378 183 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.11% 0.084%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.02% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 305 153 141
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +7.69% +1.96%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,750 £38,097
90th Percentile £95,000 £112,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -28.57%

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 36,914 47,629 54,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 26.92% 29.12% 30.28%
Number of salaries quoted 30,403 39,194 45,065
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 14 November 2019.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Top 14 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 14 November 2019. 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 +280 372 £62,500 -10.71% 47
London +210 244 £70,000 - 35
UK excluding London +133 131 £57,500 -11.54% 14
South West +43 45 £52,500 -32.26% 2
North of England +73 44 £60,000 +33.33% 5
North West +69 40 £60,000 +33.33% 4
Midlands +50 23 £58,750 -34.72% 1
West Midlands +41 12 £62,500 +13.64% 1
East of England +59 11 £47,500 -32.14% 4
East Midlands +4 11 £55,000 -38.89%
South East +41 5 £60,000 +41.18%
Yorkshire -1 4 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Wales - 2 £41,000 -
Scotland +25 1 £42,500 -19.05% 1

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 365 (96.56%) GCP
2 266 (70.37%) Python
3 257 (67.99%) AWS
4 256 (67.72%) Google
5 241 (63.76%) SQL
6 178 (47.09%) Analytics
7 165 (43.65%) Amazon Redshift
8 157 (41.53%) Data Science
9 144 (38.10%) ETL
10 143 (37.83%) Data Warehouse
11 140 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
12 134 (35.45%) Big Data
13 120 (31.75%) Apache Spark
14 119 (31.48%) Azure
15 116 (30.69%) Hadoop
16 111 (29.37%) Java
17 101 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
17 101 (26.72%) Tableau
18 99 (26.19%) Machine Learning
19 90 (23.81%) Software Engineering
20 89 (23.54%) Analytical Skills
21 86 (22.75%) Finance
22 85 (22.49%) PostgreSQL
22 85 (22.49%) Visualisation
23 79 (20.90%) NoSQL
24 78 (20.63%) SQL Server
25 74 (19.58%) Kafka
26 71 (18.78%) MySQL
27 69 (18.25%) Elasticsearch
28 67 (17.72%) Linux

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
1 120 (31.75%) Apache Spark
2 69 (18.25%) Elasticsearch
3 61 (16.14%) Apache Airflow
4 44 (11.64%) Apache
5 26 (6.88%) Luigi
6 12 (3.17%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.12%) nginx
7 8 (2.12%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.85%) SAS
9 6 (1.59%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.79%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.53%) WordPress
12 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.26%) Pachyderm
Applications
1 7 (1.85%) SPSS
2 6 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.53%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 365 (96.56%) GCP
2 257 (67.99%) AWS
3 119 (31.48%) Azure
4 31 (8.20%) Amazon S3
5 21 (5.56%) GitHub
6 20 (5.29%) Google Analytics
7 19 (5.03%) Amazon ECS
7 19 (5.03%) SaaS
8 17 (4.50%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (4.50%) Serverless
9 14 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
9 14 (3.70%) Power Platform
10 11 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (2.65%) IaaS
12 9 (2.38%) PaaS
13 7 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (1.59%) Google App Engine
14 6 (1.59%) WeChat
15 5 (1.32%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.03%) Internet
2 14 (3.70%) HTTP
3 7 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.79%) Broadband
6 2 (0.53%) SMS
7 1 (0.26%) 4G
7 1 (0.26%) DNS
7 1 (0.26%) Firewall
7 1 (0.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (43.65%) Amazon Redshift
2 143 (37.83%) Data Warehouse
3 134 (35.45%) Big Data
4 116 (30.69%) Hadoop
5 85 (22.49%) PostgreSQL
6 79 (20.90%) NoSQL
7 78 (20.63%) SQL Server
8 71 (18.78%) MySQL
9 64 (16.93%) Snowflake Schema
10 53 (14.02%) Apache Hive
11 50 (13.23%) Looker
12 43 (11.38%) Flink
12 43 (11.38%) Relational Database
13 40 (10.58%) HBase
14 36 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 33 (8.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (8.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 30 (7.94%) Presto
17 27 (7.14%) QlikView
18 26 (6.88%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 32 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 26 (6.88%) JIRA
3 22 (5.82%) Jenkins
4 15 (3.97%) ProC
5 10 (2.65%) GitLab
6 7 (1.85%) Maven
7 5 (1.32%) JUnit
7 5 (1.32%) Travis CI
8 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.79%) Subversion
10 2 (0.53%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.53%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.26%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.26%) GoCD
11 1 (0.26%) JMeter
11 1 (0.26%) Mockito
11 1 (0.26%) Spock
11 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 86 (22.75%) Finance
2 60 (15.87%) Marketing
3 48 (12.70%) Retail
4 31 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 27 (7.14%) Manufacturing
6 26 (6.88%) Electronics
7 24 (6.35%) Games
8 19 (5.03%) Public Sector
9 15 (3.97%) Law
10 14 (3.70%) Automotive
10 14 (3.70%) Publishing
11 11 (2.91%) Legal
12 9 (2.38%) Advertising
13 8 (2.12%) Banking
13 8 (2.12%) Financial Institution
14 6 (1.59%) Retail Banking
15 5 (1.32%) Front Office
16 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 121 (32.01%) Data Engineer
2 77 (20.37%) Developer
3 52 (13.76%) Analyst
4 37 (9.79%) Architect
5 36 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
6 34 (8.99%) Data Analyst
7 30 (7.94%) Software Engineer
8 27 (7.14%) Consultant
9 26 (6.88%) Data Architect
9 26 (6.88%) Senior Data Engineer
10 20 (5.29%) Senior Developer
11 18 (4.76%) Python Developer
11 18 (4.76%) SQL Analyst
12 16 (4.23%) Backend Developer
12 16 (4.23%) Python Engineer
13 15 (3.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
14 14 (3.70%) Data Scientist
15 13 (3.44%) AWS Engineer
15 13 (3.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (19.58%) Kafka
2 51 (13.49%) Web Services
3 40 (10.58%) Apache Beam
4 33 (8.73%) Pandas
5 27 (7.14%) scikit-learn
6 19 (5.03%) Node.js
7 17 (4.50%) Natural Language Processing
8 16 (4.23%) React
9 15 (3.97%) HTML
9 15 (3.97%) OAuth
9 15 (3.97%) RESTful
10 14 (3.70%) REST
11 12 (3.17%) JSON
12 11 (2.91%) AngularJS
13 10 (2.65%) XML
14 9 (2.38%) Django
14 9 (2.38%) Flask
14 9 (2.38%) Laravel
15 8 (2.12%) NumPy
15 8 (2.12%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.54%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (9.79%) Algorithms
3 26 (6.88%) Data Structures
4 20 (5.29%) Public Cloud
5 18 (4.76%) User Experience
6 15 (3.97%) Cloud Native
7 12 (3.17%) Social Media
8 11 (2.91%) Virtual Team
9 8 (2.12%) Clustering
9 8 (2.12%) FMCG
10 6 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.32%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (1.32%) Smart Energy
11 5 (1.32%) Smart Home
12 4 (1.06%) Replication
13 3 (0.79%) Blog
13 3 (0.79%) Derivative
13 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 67 (17.72%) Linux
2 23 (6.08%) Unix
3 4 (1.06%) CentOS
3 4 (1.06%) Fedora
4 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (47.09%) Analytics
2 157 (41.53%) Data Science
3 144 (38.10%) ETL
4 140 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
5 101 (26.72%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (26.19%) Machine Learning
7 90 (23.81%) Software Engineering
8 85 (22.49%) Visualisation
9 61 (16.14%) Data Modelling
10 60 (15.87%) Data Analytics
11 49 (12.96%) Data Engineering
12 43 (11.38%) Scrum
13 42 (11.11%) Data Integration
14 40 (10.58%) Data Visualisation
15 39 (10.32%) Fintech
16 34 (8.99%) DevOps
17 33 (8.73%) Actionable Insight
17 33 (8.73%) Mentoring
17 33 (8.73%) Test Automation
18 32 (8.47%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 266 (70.37%) Python
2 241 (63.76%) SQL
3 111 (29.37%) Java
4 48 (12.70%) Go
5 43 (11.38%) Scala
6 38 (10.05%) JavaScript
7 34 (8.99%) Bash Shell
8 33 (8.73%) R
9 21 (5.56%) PL/SQL
10 18 (4.76%) C
10 18 (4.76%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.44%) PHP
12 11 (2.91%) C#
13 10 (2.65%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.85%) C++
15 6 (1.59%) Kotlin
15 6 (1.59%) ML
15 6 (1.59%) Ruby
16 5 (1.32%) Clojure
16 5 (1.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (13.23%) Degree
2 11 (2.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.59%) PhD
4 5 (1.32%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.26%) APMP
6 1 (0.26%) ISEB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MBA
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.97%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.85%) QA
4 3 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.53%) PMO
6 1 (0.26%) EMIR
6 1 (0.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 46 (12.17%) Docker
2 16 (4.23%) HDFS
3 3 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.53%) Varnish
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 43 (11.38%) Kubernetes
2 15 (3.97%) Oozie
3 11 (2.91%) Hadoop YARN
4 9 (2.38%) Terraform
5 8 (2.12%) Kibana
6 2 (0.53%) Ansible
6 2 (0.53%) Grafana
6 2 (0.53%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.26%) Control-M
7 1 (0.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 256 (67.72%) Google
2 101 (26.72%) Tableau
3 55 (14.55%) Teradata
4 39 (10.32%) Oracle
5 28 (7.41%) Talend
6 27 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 22 (5.82%) SAP
8 21 (5.56%) Splunk
9 18 (4.76%) Informatica
10 9 (2.38%) Vertica
11 6 (1.59%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.59%) Twitter
11 6 (1.59%) YouTube
12 5 (1.32%) Netezza
13 4 (1.06%) Cloudera
13 4 (1.06%) Cognos
13 4 (1.06%) Databricks
13 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
14 3 (0.79%) Adobe