Period
to 15 December 2017

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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1047 1120 1217
Rank change year-on-year +73 +97 +85
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 163 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.048% 0.040%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.30% 0.16% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 150 70 59
UK median annual salary £62,500 £63,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.96% +27.50% -9.09%
10th Percentile £38,097 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £95,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 54448 55160 67777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.34% 29.77% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44887 47157 57318
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for BigQuery in the UK

BigQuery
Top 12 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 15 December 2017. 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 +109 163 £62,500 -7.41% 10
London +46 102 £65,000 +8.33% 8
UK excluding London +68 61 £50,000 -28.57% 2
South West - 28 £50,000 - 1
North of England +8 12 £38,750 -44.64%
Midlands +19 10 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 10 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +26 6 £32,500 -58.06%
North West +1 6 £40,000 -42.86%
East Midlands +19 3 - -
South East +45 1 - -

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing BigQuery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for BigQuery.

1 126 (77.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 114 (69.94%) Google
3 103 (63.19%) Analytics
4 97 (59.51%) SQL
5 93 (57.06%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (54.60%) Amazon AWS
7 88 (53.99%) Big Data
8 87 (53.37%) Python
9 76 (46.63%) Apache Spark
10 72 (44.17%) ETL
11 65 (39.88%) Java
12 56 (34.36%) Business Intelligence
13 55 (33.74%) Scrum
13 55 (33.74%) Amazon Redshift
14 53 (32.52%) Hadoop
15 52 (31.90%) Data Warehouse
16 50 (30.67%) Scala
17 49 (30.06%) Tableau
18 47 (28.83%) NoSQL
19 39 (23.93%) Machine Learning
20 37 (22.70%) Elasticsearch
21 36 (22.09%) Docker
22 35 (21.47%) DevOps
22 35 (21.47%) Visualisation
22 35 (21.47%) Data Integration
23 33 (20.25%) MongoDB
23 33 (20.25%) Amazon Kinesis
23 33 (20.25%) Data Analytics
24 32 (19.63%) Data Visualisation
24 32 (19.63%) JavaScript

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 76 (46.63%) Apache Spark
2 37 (22.70%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (17.18%) SAS
4 19 (11.66%) Apache
5 12 (7.36%) Apache Pig
6 7 (4.29%) nginx
7 2 (1.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.61%) Confluence
8 1 (0.61%) Jupyter
Applications
1 17 (10.43%) SPSS
2 5 (3.07%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.61%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 126 (77.30%) Google Cloud Platform
2 89 (54.60%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (20.25%) Amazon Kinesis
4 26 (15.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (14.72%) Amazon EMR
6 20 (12.27%) Google Analytics
7 16 (9.82%) GitHub
8 6 (3.68%) SaaS
9 5 (3.07%) IaaS
9 5 (3.07%) PaaS
10 3 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.23%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.61%) AWS Data Pipeline
12 1 (0.61%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.61%) Fastly
12 1 (0.61%) Google Tag Manager
12 1 (0.61%) Slack
12 1 (0.61%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (53.99%) Big Data
2 55 (33.74%) Amazon Redshift
3 53 (32.52%) Hadoop
4 52 (31.90%) Data Warehouse
5 47 (28.83%) NoSQL
6 33 (20.25%) MongoDB
7 28 (17.18%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (15.95%) Apache Hive
9 21 (12.88%) MySQL
10 19 (11.66%) Power BI
10 19 (11.66%) Spotfire
11 15 (9.20%) Data Mining
11 15 (9.20%) SQL Server
12 14 (8.59%) HBase
12 14 (8.59%) Impala
13 13 (7.98%) QlikView
14 11 (6.75%) Data Lake
14 11 (6.75%) Looker
14 11 (6.75%) Sqoop
15 10 (6.13%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 29 (17.79%) Talend Open Studio
2 14 (8.59%) JIRA
3 6 (3.68%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.23%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (13.50%) Marketing
1 22 (13.50%) Publishing
2 16 (9.82%) Retail
3 14 (8.59%) Electronics
4 11 (6.75%) Finance
4 11 (6.75%) Games
5 7 (4.29%) Banking
6 5 (3.07%) Law
7 4 (2.45%) Advertising
8 3 (1.84%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Legal
10 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (21.47%) Data Engineer
2 27 (16.56%) Developer
3 17 (10.43%) Analyst
3 17 (10.43%) Data Scientist
4 16 (9.82%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (7.98%) Architect
6 11 (6.75%) Data Architect
7 10 (6.13%) Big Data Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.13%) Technical Leader
8 9 (5.52%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Hadoop Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Java Developer
9 8 (4.91%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.91%) Senior Data Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.27%) Pandas
2 18 (11.04%) CSS
2 18 (11.04%) HTML
3 17 (10.43%) Lucene
3 17 (10.43%) MLlib
3 17 (10.43%) React
4 16 (9.82%) AngularJS
5 14 (8.59%) D3.js
6 13 (7.98%) Web Services
7 12 (7.36%) scikit-learn
8 11 (6.75%) Node.js
9 10 (6.13%) HTML5
10 8 (4.91%) Hibernate
10 8 (4.91%) Spring
11 7 (4.29%) Java EE
11 7 (4.29%) jQuery
12 6 (3.68%) Velocity
13 5 (3.07%) Natural Language Processing
13 5 (3.07%) TensorFlow
14 4 (2.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.95%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (15.34%) User Experience
3 20 (12.27%) Clustering
4 17 (10.43%) Computer Science
5 10 (6.13%) Internet of Things
6 9 (5.52%) Semantic Web
7 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
8 5 (3.07%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.45%) Blog
10 3 (1.84%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.84%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.84%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.84%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.84%) Replication
10 3 (1.84%) Social Media
11 2 (1.23%) FMCG
11 2 (1.23%) Online Gambling
11 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (63.19%) Analytics
2 93 (57.06%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (44.17%) ETL
4 56 (34.36%) Business Intelligence
5 55 (33.74%) Scrum
6 39 (23.93%) Machine Learning
7 35 (21.47%) Data Integration
7 35 (21.47%) DevOps
7 35 (21.47%) Visualisation
8 33 (20.25%) Data Analytics
9 32 (19.63%) Data Visualisation
10 27 (16.56%) TDD
11 25 (15.34%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (14.72%) Software Engineering
12 24 (14.72%) Statistics
13 23 (14.11%) Coaching
14 22 (13.50%) Data Engineering
14 22 (13.50%) Open Source
15 20 (12.27%) BDD
15 20 (12.27%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 97 (59.51%) SQL
2 87 (53.37%) Python
3 65 (39.88%) Java
4 50 (30.67%) Scala
5 32 (19.63%) JavaScript
6 25 (15.34%) R
7 22 (13.50%) C#
8 10 (6.13%) PHP
9 7 (4.29%) Ruby
10 6 (3.68%) Go
10 6 (3.68%) Groovy
11 4 (2.45%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.84%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.23%) Clojure
13 2 (1.23%) Elixir
13 2 (1.23%) ES6
13 2 (1.23%) GraphQL
13 2 (1.23%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (18.40%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.45%) ISEB
4 3 (1.84%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.23%) MCSE
5 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (13.50%) Data Quality
2 10 (6.13%) GCP
3 5 (3.07%) GDPR
4 4 (2.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (2.45%) Solvency II
5 3 (1.84%) Actionable Recommendations
5 3 (1.84%) QA
System Software
1 36 (22.09%) Docker
2 7 (4.29%) HDFS
3 2 (1.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.45%) Puppet
3 3 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.23%) Packer
4 2 (1.23%) Terraform
5 1 (0.61%) Ansible
5 1 (0.61%) Oozie
Vendors
1 114 (69.94%) Google
2 49 (30.06%) Tableau
3 29 (17.79%) Talend
4 13 (7.98%) Atlassian
4 13 (7.98%) Oracle
5 12 (7.36%) Cloudera
6 10 (6.13%) Alteryx
6 10 (6.13%) Informatica
6 10 (6.13%) Netezza
6 10 (6.13%) Teradata
7 8 (4.91%) Adobe
7 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
8 3 (1.84%) Apple
8 3 (1.84%) Twitter
9 2 (1.23%) Sage
9 2 (1.23%) SAP
9 2 (1.23%) Snowplow
10 1 (0.61%) MapR
10 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.61%) Visual IQ