Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 754 1026 1058
Rank change year-on-year +272 +32 +150
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 342 150 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.090% 0.082%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.89% 0.30% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 274 123 132
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £38,097
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% +30.95% -30.00%

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 38,410 49,690 53,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.08% 29.78% 30.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31,378 40,511 44,149
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 September 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 17 September 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 +278 337 £61,250 +2.08% 65
London +238 216 £71,250 +18.75% 40
UK excluding London +94 124 £59,000 +7.27% 25
South West +35 39 £57,500 -23.33% 9
North of England +37 33 £60,000 +33.33% 11
Midlands +36 30 £55,000 -38.89% 1
North West +48 28 £60,000 +33.33% 10
East Midlands +15 16 £55,000 -38.89% 1
West Midlands +34 14 £62,500 +13.64%
South East +53 12 £55,000 +29.41% 1
East of England +65 7 £32,500 -48.00% 3
Yorkshire -6 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Wales - 2 £41,000 -
Scotland +9 1 £42,500 -10.99%

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 329 (96.20%) GCP
2 236 (69.01%) Google
3 225 (65.79%) Python
4 215 (62.87%) SQL
5 212 (61.99%) AWS
6 157 (45.91%) Analytics
7 128 (37.43%) Amazon Redshift
8 123 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
9 119 (34.80%) Data Science
10 118 (34.50%) Data Warehouse
11 113 (33.04%) Business Intelligence
12 112 (32.75%) Java
13 111 (32.46%) Big Data
14 107 (31.29%) Azure
14 107 (31.29%) ETL
15 98 (28.65%) Apache Spark
16 96 (28.07%) Tableau
17 92 (26.90%) Hadoop
18 85 (24.85%) NoSQL
19 82 (23.98%) Software Engineering
20 81 (23.68%) Machine Learning
21 74 (21.64%) Visualisation
22 71 (20.76%) Elasticsearch
22 71 (20.76%) Finance
23 67 (19.59%) MySQL
24 66 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
25 64 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
26 59 (17.25%) Scrum
26 59 (17.25%) Marketing
27 55 (16.08%) Docker

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 98 (28.65%) Apache Spark
2 71 (20.76%) Elasticsearch
3 36 (10.53%) Apache Airflow
4 29 (8.48%) Apache
5 23 (6.73%) Apache Solr
6 12 (3.51%) Apache Pig
6 12 (3.51%) Luigi
7 10 (2.92%) SAS
8 7 (2.05%) WordPress
9 5 (1.46%) nginx
10 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.58%) Confluence
12 1 (0.29%) Jupyter
Applications
1 11 (3.22%) SPSS
2 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 329 (96.20%) GCP
2 212 (61.99%) AWS
3 107 (31.29%) Azure
4 26 (7.60%) Amazon S3
5 20 (5.85%) Amazon ECS
6 19 (5.56%) SaaS
7 18 (5.26%) GitHub
7 18 (5.26%) Google Analytics
8 17 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (4.39%) Google App Engine
9 15 (4.39%) Power Platform
9 15 (4.39%) Serverless
10 12 (3.51%) IaaS
11 11 (3.22%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (3.22%) PaaS
12 10 (2.92%) Amazon Kinesis
13 9 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (1.75%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (1.75%) WeChat
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.85%) Internet
2 8 (2.34%) HTTP
3 7 (2.05%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.46%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.58%) SMS
6 1 (0.29%) Broadband
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) Firewall
6 1 (0.29%) SSL
6 1 (0.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (37.43%) Amazon Redshift
2 118 (34.50%) Data Warehouse
3 111 (32.46%) Big Data
4 92 (26.90%) Hadoop
5 85 (24.85%) NoSQL
6 67 (19.59%) MySQL
7 64 (18.71%) PostgreSQL
8 51 (14.91%) SQL Server
9 43 (12.57%) Apache Hive
9 43 (12.57%) Flink
9 43 (12.57%) Snowflake Schema
10 40 (11.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (11.70%) HBase
11 34 (9.94%) Looker
12 32 (9.36%) Relational Database
13 29 (8.48%) Data Lake
14 27 (7.89%) QlikView
15 26 (7.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 25 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 24 (7.02%) Bigtable
Development Applications
1 30 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 25 (7.31%) JIRA
3 24 (7.02%) Jenkins
4 10 (2.92%) GitLab
4 10 (2.92%) Maven
5 8 (2.34%) ProC
6 6 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 5 (1.46%) Codeship
7 5 (1.46%) JUnit
7 5 (1.46%) Travis CI
8 4 (1.17%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.88%) GoCD
9 3 (0.88%) JMeter
10 2 (0.58%) git-flow
10 2 (0.58%) Selenium
10 2 (0.58%) Subversion
10 2 (0.58%) WinDbg
11 1 (0.29%) Mockito
11 1 (0.29%) Spock
11 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 71 (20.76%) Finance
2 59 (17.25%) Marketing
3 48 (14.04%) Retail
4 28 (8.19%) Telecoms
5 22 (6.43%) Games
5 22 (6.43%) Manufacturing
6 21 (6.14%) Electronics
7 16 (4.68%) Law
7 16 (4.68%) Public Sector
8 11 (3.22%) Automotive
9 10 (2.92%) Publishing
10 8 (2.34%) Advertising
10 8 (2.34%) Banking
10 8 (2.34%) Legal
11 5 (1.46%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.88%) Front Office
12 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.58%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.29%) French Language
14 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (29.24%) Data Engineer
2 78 (22.81%) Developer
3 46 (13.45%) Analyst
4 33 (9.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 33 (9.65%) Data Analyst
5 31 (9.06%) Architect
5 31 (9.06%) Software Engineer
6 29 (8.48%) Consultant
7 28 (8.19%) Senior Developer
8 21 (6.14%) Data Architect
8 21 (6.14%) Senior Data Engineer
9 19 (5.56%) Python Engineer
10 17 (4.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 16 (4.68%) Java Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Backend Developer
12 15 (4.39%) Data Consultant
12 15 (4.39%) Java Engineer
12 15 (4.39%) SQL Analyst
13 14 (4.09%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 13 (3.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (15.20%) Kafka
2 37 (10.82%) Apache Beam
2 37 (10.82%) Web Services
3 22 (6.43%) Node.js
4 20 (5.85%) HTML
5 19 (5.56%) Pandas
6 18 (5.26%) React
7 17 (4.97%) OAuth
7 17 (4.97%) scikit-learn
8 15 (4.39%) RESTful
9 14 (4.09%) REST
9 14 (4.09%) XML
10 13 (3.80%) JSON
11 11 (3.22%) Spring
12 10 (2.92%) Flask
12 10 (2.92%) OAuth2
13 9 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.63%) Django
13 9 (2.63%) Natural Language Processing
14 8 (2.34%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.30%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (8.19%) Algorithms
3 20 (5.85%) Public Cloud
4 18 (5.26%) Cloud Native
4 18 (5.26%) User Experience
5 17 (4.97%) Data Structures
6 14 (4.09%) Social Media
7 10 (2.92%) Virtual Team
8 8 (2.34%) Clustering
8 8 (2.34%) FMCG
9 5 (1.46%) PlayStation
9 5 (1.46%) Renewable Energy
9 5 (1.46%) Smart Energy
9 5 (1.46%) Smart Home
9 5 (1.46%) Xbox
10 4 (1.17%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.17%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.88%) Blog
11 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.88%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 44 (12.87%) Linux
2 24 (7.02%) Unix
3 4 (1.17%) CentOS
3 4 (1.17%) Fedora
4 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (45.91%) Analytics
2 123 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
3 119 (34.80%) Data Science
4 113 (33.04%) Business Intelligence
5 107 (31.29%) ETL
6 82 (23.98%) Software Engineering
7 81 (23.68%) Machine Learning
8 74 (21.64%) Visualisation
9 59 (17.25%) Scrum
10 54 (15.79%) Data Analytics
11 42 (12.28%) Data Integration
12 40 (11.70%) Data Engineering
12 40 (11.70%) Microservices
13 38 (11.11%) Data Modelling
14 37 (10.82%) Artificial Intelligence
15 36 (10.53%) Test Automation
16 32 (9.36%) Data Visualisation
16 32 (9.36%) Mentoring
17 30 (8.77%) SDLC
18 29 (8.48%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 225 (65.79%) Python
2 215 (62.87%) SQL
3 112 (32.75%) Java
4 39 (11.40%) Go
4 39 (11.40%) R
5 38 (11.11%) Scala
6 34 (9.94%) Bash Shell
6 34 (9.94%) JavaScript
7 16 (4.68%) PHP
8 15 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 12 (3.51%) C
9 12 (3.51%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.22%) Kotlin
11 10 (2.92%) MATLAB
11 10 (2.92%) Ruby
11 10 (2.92%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.63%) C#
12 9 (2.63%) ML
13 8 (2.34%) Clojure
14 7 (2.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 39 (11.40%) Degree
2 9 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.88%) Master's Degree
3 3 (0.88%) PhD
4 2 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.29%) APMP
5 1 (0.29%) ISEB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.51%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.75%) QA
4 4 (1.17%) Actionable Recommendations
5 2 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 55 (16.08%) Docker
2 8 (2.34%) HDFS
3 7 (2.05%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (13.45%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 13 (3.80%) Oozie
4 9 (2.63%) Terraform
5 8 (2.34%) Kibana
6 5 (1.46%) Ansible
7 2 (0.58%) Grafana
7 2 (0.58%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.29%) Control-M
8 1 (0.29%) Nagios
8 1 (0.29%) Packer
Vendors
1 236 (69.01%) Google
2 96 (28.07%) Tableau
3 40 (11.70%) Teradata
4 29 (8.48%) Oracle
5 26 (7.60%) Splunk
5 26 (7.60%) Talend
6 25 (7.31%) Microsoft
7 17 (4.97%) SAP
8 15 (4.39%) Databricks
8 15 (4.39%) Informatica
9 10 (2.92%) Cloudera
10 7 (2.05%) Hortonworks
10 7 (2.05%) MapR
11 6 (1.75%) Alteryx
11 6 (1.75%) Twitter
11 6 (1.75%) Vertica
11 6 (1.75%) YouTube
12 5 (1.46%) Remedy
12 5 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.17%) Red Hat