Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 835 1078 1051
Rank change year-on-year +243 -27 +177
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 275 118 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.069% 0.084%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.69% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 222 104 118
UK median annual salary £66,500 £51,250 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.76% -22.64% +32.50%
10th Percentile £38,875 £35,375 £34,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -24.44%

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 40,111 52,629 52,969
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.93% 30.63% 30.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32,763 43,182 44,809
UK median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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 +224 274 £66,500 +29.76% 12
London +212 181 £80,000 +39.13% 7
UK excluding London +86 90 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South West +45 41 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Midlands +35 23 £55,000 -15.38%
East Midlands +29 16 £55,000 -45.00%
South East +39 12 £43,750 -2.78% 2
North of England +26 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
North West +29 7 £45,000 +12.50%
West Midlands +27 7 £55,000 +10.00%
East of England +82 5 £60,000 +14.29%
Yorkshire +2 2 £47,500 +11.76% 1

For the 6 months to 16 June 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.

1 265 (96.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 202 (73.45%) Google
3 169 (61.45%) Python
4 152 (55.27%) SQL
5 142 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (51.27%) Analytics
7 138 (50.18%) Amazon AWS
8 110 (40.00%) Big Data
9 96 (34.91%) NoSQL
9 96 (34.91%) Java
10 94 (34.18%) Amazon Redshift
11 92 (33.45%) Business Intelligence
12 91 (33.09%) Hadoop
13 83 (30.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 83 (30.18%) Software Engineering
14 81 (29.45%) Tableau
15 80 (29.09%) Apache Spark
16 79 (28.73%) Data Warehouse
17 71 (25.82%) Machine Learning
18 69 (25.09%) Data Science
19 66 (24.00%) Visualisation
20 63 (22.91%) Scrum
21 60 (21.82%) Finance
21 60 (21.82%) HBase
22 57 (20.73%) Apache Cassandra
23 54 (19.64%) Elasticsearch
24 53 (19.27%) Kafka
25 51 (18.55%) Artificial Intelligence
26 50 (18.18%) Data Analytics
27 49 (17.82%) ETL

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 80 (29.09%) Apache Spark
2 54 (19.64%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (9.82%) Apache Solr
4 15 (5.45%) Apache Pig
5 14 (5.09%) SAS
6 10 (3.64%) Apache
7 9 (3.27%) Apache Airflow
8 5 (1.82%) WordPress
9 2 (0.73%) Confluence
9 2 (0.73%) Drupal
9 2 (0.73%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.36%) Luigi
10 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.09%) SPSS
3 11 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.73%) CPLEX
5 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 265 (96.36%) Google Cloud Platform
2 138 (50.18%) Amazon AWS
3 83 (30.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (10.91%) Serverless
5 21 (7.64%) GitHub
5 21 (7.64%) Google Analytics
6 20 (7.27%) Power Platform
7 19 (6.91%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (6.55%) Amazon S3
9 15 (5.45%) Amazon SQS
10 14 (5.09%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (5.09%) Google App Engine
11 13 (4.73%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (3.64%) Azure Data Factory
14 9 (3.27%) SaaS
15 8 (2.91%) AWS CloudFormation
16 7 (2.55%) Adobe Analytics
16 7 (2.55%) IaaS
16 7 (2.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.09%) Internet
2 8 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (40.00%) Big Data
2 96 (34.91%) NoSQL
3 94 (34.18%) Amazon Redshift
4 91 (33.09%) Hadoop
5 79 (28.73%) Data Warehouse
6 60 (21.82%) HBase
7 57 (20.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 45 (16.36%) Apache Hive
9 44 (16.00%) MySQL
10 42 (15.27%) Data Lake
11 37 (13.45%) SQL Server
12 32 (11.64%) PostgreSQL
13 29 (10.55%) Flink
14 27 (9.82%) Impala
14 27 (9.82%) Relational Database
15 26 (9.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (7.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 20 (7.27%) MongoDB
16 20 (7.27%) Power BI
16 20 (7.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.09%) JIRA
3 23 (8.36%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.91%) GitLab
5 5 (1.82%) Codeship
5 5 (1.82%) Maven
6 4 (1.45%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.45%) Selenium
7 3 (1.09%) Bitbucket Server
7 3 (1.09%) JUnit
7 3 (1.09%) Spinnaker
7 3 (1.09%) Travis CI
8 2 (0.73%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.73%) git-flow
8 2 (0.73%) GoCD
8 2 (0.73%) JMeter
8 2 (0.73%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.36%) RStudio
9 1 (0.36%) Spock
General
1 60 (21.82%) Finance
2 48 (17.45%) Marketing
3 41 (14.91%) Retail
4 28 (10.18%) Telecoms
5 24 (8.73%) Electronics
6 21 (7.64%) Law
7 19 (6.91%) Games
8 18 (6.55%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.91%) Publishing
10 6 (2.18%) Banking
11 3 (1.09%) Advertising
12 2 (0.73%) Automotive
12 2 (0.73%) French Language
12 2 (0.73%) German Language
12 2 (0.73%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.73%) Legal
12 2 (0.73%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.36%) Billing
13 1 (0.36%) Greek Language
13 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 60 (21.82%) Data Engineer
2 57 (20.73%) Developer
3 51 (18.55%) Analyst
4 48 (17.45%) Architect
5 45 (16.36%) Data Architect
6 34 (12.36%) Data Analyst
7 25 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
8 24 (8.73%) Big Data Architect
9 23 (8.36%) Senior Developer
10 19 (6.91%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 18 (6.55%) Software Engineer
12 16 (5.82%) Cloud Architect
13 15 (5.45%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
14 14 (5.09%) Business Developer
15 13 (4.73%) Java Engineer
16 12 (4.36%) Consultant
17 11 (4.00%) Python Engineer
18 9 (3.27%) Backend Developer
18 9 (3.27%) Senior Backend Developer
18 9 (3.27%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (19.27%) Kafka
2 25 (9.09%) HTML
3 19 (6.91%) Node.js
4 18 (6.55%) RESTful
4 18 (6.55%) Web Services
5 14 (5.09%) JSON
5 14 (5.09%) XML
6 12 (4.36%) OAuth
7 11 (4.00%) React
8 10 (3.64%) Apache Beam
8 10 (3.64%) CSS
8 10 (3.64%) OAuth2
9 8 (2.91%) .NET
9 8 (2.91%) Spark Streaming
9 8 (2.91%) Spring
9 8 (2.91%) TensorFlow
10 7 (2.55%) Express
10 7 (2.55%) HTML5
10 7 (2.55%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (2.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.82%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.55%) Cloud Native
3 17 (6.18%) Public Cloud
4 15 (5.45%) Data Structures
5 14 (5.09%) Algorithms
6 13 (4.73%) Clustering
7 10 (3.64%) User Experience
8 8 (2.91%) Social Media
9 6 (2.18%) FMCG
9 6 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.82%) Blog
10 5 (1.82%) PlayStation
10 5 (1.82%) Xbox
11 3 (1.09%) Contract for Difference
11 3 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 3 (1.09%) Marketing Technology
11 3 (1.09%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.09%) Unix
2 23 (8.36%) Linux
3 10 (3.64%) CentOS
4 8 (2.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 5 (1.82%) Windows
6 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (51.27%) Analytics
3 92 (33.45%) Business Intelligence
4 83 (30.18%) Software Engineering
5 71 (25.82%) Machine Learning
6 69 (25.09%) Data Science
7 66 (24.00%) Visualisation
8 63 (22.91%) Scrum
9 51 (18.55%) Artificial Intelligence
10 50 (18.18%) Data Analytics
11 49 (17.82%) ETL
12 41 (14.91%) Microservices
13 39 (14.18%) Data Ingestion
14 38 (13.82%) Data Visualisation
15 34 (12.36%) MapReduce
16 33 (12.00%) Open Source
17 32 (11.64%) Mentoring
18 31 (11.27%) Data Engineering
19 28 (10.18%) Data Modelling
20 27 (9.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 169 (61.45%) Python
2 152 (55.27%) SQL
3 96 (34.91%) Java
4 46 (16.73%) Scala
5 36 (13.09%) R
6 25 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 21 (7.64%) Go
8 15 (5.45%) Bash Shell
9 12 (4.36%) Ruby
10 10 (3.64%) C#
11 9 (3.27%) PHP
11 9 (3.27%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.18%) Kotlin
13 5 (1.82%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.45%) Clojure
14 4 (1.45%) Elixir
14 4 (1.45%) Haskell
14 4 (1.45%) ML
14 4 (1.45%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 18 (6.55%) Degree
2 8 (2.91%) MCP
3 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.73%) MPhil
4 2 (0.73%) PhD
4 2 (0.73%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.45%) GDPR
2 4 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.45%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 45 (16.36%) Docker
2 15 (5.45%) Apache Flume
3 5 (1.82%) HDFS
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 34 (12.36%) Kubernetes
2 27 (9.82%) Hadoop YARN
3 17 (6.18%) Oozie
4 4 (1.45%) Terraform
5 3 (1.09%) Ansible
6 1 (0.36%) Kibana
6 1 (0.36%) Nagios
Vendors
1 202 (73.45%) Google
2 81 (29.45%) Tableau
3 29 (10.55%) Microsoft
4 26 (9.45%) Talend
5 22 (8.00%) Databricks
6 20 (7.27%) IBM
6 20 (7.27%) Oracle
7 17 (6.18%) SAP
8 16 (5.82%) Splunk
9 15 (5.45%) Cloudera
9 15 (5.45%) Hortonworks
9 15 (5.45%) MapR
10 13 (4.73%) Teradata
11 12 (4.36%) Informatica
12 10 (3.64%) Red Hat
13 8 (2.91%) Adobe
14 6 (2.18%) Cognizant
15 5 (1.82%) Remedy
16 3 (1.09%) Alteryx
16 3 (1.09%) Cisco