Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1005 1043 1190
Rank change year-on-year +38 +147 +75
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 154 150 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.092% 0.085% 0.033%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.31% 0.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 127 137 59
UK median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,097 £44,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £42,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year +42.86% -45.81% +82.35%

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 49,768 53,977 56,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.71% 30.60% 29.75%
Number of salaries quoted 40,603 44,428 48,504
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 £82,500 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +26 150 £62,500 -3.85% 44
London -10 78 £62,500 -7.41% 19
UK excluding London +80 74 £60,000 +42.86% 25
Midlands +47 30 £90,000 - 3
East Midlands +31 22 £90,000 - 3
South West +14 12 £77,500 +93.79% 5
North of England +23 11 £45,000 +12.50% 4
South East +17 10 £42,500 - 11
East of England +30 9 £62,500 +48.81% 2
Yorkshire +34 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands - 8 £55,000 -
North West +5 3 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Scotland -11 2 £47,750 -51.65%

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 114 (74.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 100 (64.94%) Google
3 99 (64.29%) Python
4 97 (62.99%) SQL
5 66 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
5 66 (42.86%) Analytics
6 55 (35.71%) Java
7 46 (29.87%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
9 43 (27.92%) Big Data
10 38 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (24.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 37 (24.03%) Apache Spark
12 33 (21.43%) MySQL
13 30 (19.48%) JavaScript
13 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
13 30 (19.48%) Hadoop
13 30 (19.48%) Data Science
14 29 (18.83%) Visualisation
14 29 (18.83%) NoSQL
15 28 (18.18%) Retail
16 27 (17.53%) Tableau
17 26 (16.88%) R
17 26 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
18 25 (16.23%) ETL
18 25 (16.23%) PHP
18 25 (16.23%) HTML
19 23 (14.94%) E-Commerce
19 23 (14.94%) 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 37 (24.03%) Apache Spark
2 23 (14.94%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (6.49%) SAS
4 7 (4.55%) Apache
4 7 (4.55%) Apache Pig
5 6 (3.90%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.30%) Jupyter
6 2 (1.30%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (5.84%) SPSS
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 114 (74.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 66 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (24.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 12 (7.79%) GitHub
6 11 (7.14%) Google Tag Manager
6 11 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
7 10 (6.49%) Amazon Kinesis
8 9 (5.84%) Serverless
9 8 (5.19%) Amazon EMR
9 8 (5.19%) Google App Engine
10 6 (3.90%) Fastly
10 6 (3.90%) Stackdriver
11 5 (3.25%) AdWords
11 5 (3.25%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (1.95%) Amazon S3
14 2 (1.30%) Boomi
14 2 (1.30%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) PPP
2 2 (1.30%) BGP
2 2 (1.30%) DNS
2 2 (1.30%) Firewall
2 2 (1.30%) OSPF
2 2 (1.30%) SSH
3 1 (0.65%) CHAP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (29.87%) Data Warehouse
2 44 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 43 (27.92%) Big Data
4 33 (21.43%) MySQL
5 30 (19.48%) Hadoop
6 29 (18.83%) NoSQL
7 22 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 17 (11.04%) MongoDB
9 15 (9.74%) Relational Database
10 13 (8.44%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (8.44%) Power BI
11 11 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (7.14%) Star Schema
12 10 (6.49%) Apache Hive
12 10 (6.49%) Bigtable
12 10 (6.49%) Looker
13 9 (5.84%) Impala
13 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (5.84%) Redis
13 9 (5.84%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.79%) JIRA
3 4 (2.60%) GitLab
3 4 (2.60%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.95%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.30%) CMake
6 1 (0.65%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (0.65%) GoCD
6 1 (0.65%) JMeter
6 1 (0.65%) Maven
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (18.18%) Retail
2 9 (5.84%) Marketing
3 7 (4.55%) Games
4 6 (3.90%) Finance
5 5 (3.25%) Electronics
6 4 (2.60%) Law
7 3 (1.95%) Advertising
8 2 (1.30%) Publishing
8 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (22.08%) Developer
2 29 (18.83%) Analyst
3 26 (16.88%) Data Engineer
4 21 (13.64%) Architect
5 18 (11.69%) Data Architect
5 18 (11.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 14 (9.09%) Data Scientist
6 14 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
7 12 (7.79%) Senior Data Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Senior Data Scientist
9 10 (6.49%) Web Analyst
10 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Senior Web Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Data Analyst
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Architect
11 7 (4.55%) Senior Data Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Cloud Architect
12 6 (3.90%) Hadoop Engineer
12 6 (3.90%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.23%) HTML
2 19 (12.34%) Node.js
3 18 (11.69%) CSS
4 17 (11.04%) Pandas
5 13 (8.44%) XML
6 11 (7.14%) JSON
7 10 (6.49%) Natural Language Processing
7 10 (6.49%) REST
8 8 (5.19%) TensorFlow
9 7 (4.55%) Memcached
10 6 (3.90%) MLlib
10 6 (3.90%) SciPy
11 4 (2.60%) D3.js
11 4 (2.60%) Java EE
11 4 (2.60%) Kafka
11 4 (2.60%) scikit-learn
12 3 (1.95%) .NET
12 3 (1.95%) .NET Core
12 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET
12 3 (1.95%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 26 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.34%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.14%) Clustering
4 9 (5.84%) Algorithms
4 9 (5.84%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (5.19%) User Experience
6 7 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.30%) Anti-Piracy
7 2 (1.30%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.30%) Fintech
7 2 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.30%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (1.30%) Online Games
7 2 (1.30%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) FMCG
8 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.74%) Linux
2 5 (3.25%) CentOS
2 5 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (3.25%) Ubuntu
3 4 (2.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (42.86%) Analytics
2 46 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (24.68%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (19.48%) Data Science
4 30 (19.48%) Software Engineering
5 29 (18.83%) Visualisation
6 25 (16.23%) ETL
7 23 (14.94%) Data Modelling
7 23 (14.94%) E-Commerce
7 23 (14.94%) Open Source
8 22 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 22 (14.29%) Data Architecture
9 21 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (13.64%) Scrum
10 20 (12.99%) Data Visualisation
10 20 (12.99%) Machine Learning
11 19 (12.34%) Coaching
12 18 (11.69%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (11.69%) Mathematics
13 17 (11.04%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 99 (64.29%) Python
2 97 (62.99%) SQL
3 55 (35.71%) Java
4 30 (19.48%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.88%) R
6 25 (16.23%) PHP
7 11 (7.14%) C#
7 11 (7.14%) Scala
8 7 (4.55%) Go
8 7 (4.55%) Java 8
8 7 (4.55%) PHP 5
9 4 (2.60%) Ruby
10 3 (1.95%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.30%) C++
11 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.65%) Clojure
12 1 (0.65%) Google Apps Script
12 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 7 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.25%) Analytics IQ
4 2 (1.30%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.95%) QA
4 2 (1.30%) GDPR
5 1 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 23 (14.94%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) HDFS
2 2 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (14.94%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.19%) Terraform
3 5 (3.25%) Kibana
4 2 (1.30%) Grafana
4 2 (1.30%) Icinga
4 2 (1.30%) logstash
4 2 (1.30%) Nagios
4 2 (1.30%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
5 1 (0.65%) Oozie
Vendors
1 100 (64.94%) Google
2 27 (17.53%) Tableau
3 17 (11.04%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.79%) Cloudera
4 12 (7.79%) Talend
5 11 (7.14%) MapR
6 9 (5.84%) Infor
7 7 (4.55%) Oracle
8 6 (3.90%) Atlassian
9 5 (3.25%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.25%) Teradata
10 2 (1.30%) Adobe
10 2 (1.30%) Cognos
10 2 (1.30%) Dell
10 2 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (1.30%) PagerDuty
10 2 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.65%) Sage
11 1 (0.65%) Splunk