Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google BigQuery
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1063 1047 1210
Rank change year-on-year -16 +163 +101
Permanent jobs citing BigQuery 126 153 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.086% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.24% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 107 133 57
UK median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +13.04% +2.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,100 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -30.00% +118.18%

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 52,595 54,449 61,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.37% 30.66% 30.20%
Number of salaries quoted 42,862 45,562 52,093
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +11 122 £50,000 -23.08% 43
UK excluding London +27 66 £50,000 +19.05% 20
London -51 58 £50,000 -28.57% 23
Midlands +39 27 £60,000 +71.43% 3
South West -1 15 £50,000 +2.56% 4
West Midlands - 14 £50,000 - 1
East Midlands +14 13 £100,000 +185.71% 2
North of England +17 11 £42,500 +21.43% 10
East of England +17 8 £58,750 +39.88%
Yorkshire +38 7 £42,500 -15.00% 6
North West 0 4 £42,500 +21.43% 4
South East -10 3 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Scotland -26 2 £47,750 -51.03%

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 88 (69.84%) Python
2 77 (61.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 75 (59.52%) SQL
4 70 (55.56%) Google
5 64 (50.79%) Java
6 61 (48.41%) Amazon AWS
7 54 (42.86%) Analytics
8 47 (37.30%) Apache Spark
9 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (34.13%) Big Data
11 42 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 42 (33.33%) Open Source
12 38 (30.16%) ETL
13 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (26.98%) Elasticsearch
14 34 (26.98%) Amazon Redshift
15 33 (26.19%) Docker
15 33 (26.19%) Tableau
15 33 (26.19%) Hadoop
16 29 (23.02%) Data Warehouse
17 28 (22.22%) Visualisation
18 27 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
18 27 (21.43%) PHP
18 27 (21.43%) Retail
18 27 (21.43%) Scrum
19 26 (20.63%) Artificial Intelligence
20 25 (19.84%) Pandas
20 25 (19.84%) MongoDB
20 25 (19.84%) Scala
21 22 (17.46%) NoSQL

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 47 (37.30%) Apache Spark
2 34 (26.98%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (13.49%) Apache Pig
4 7 (5.56%) Apache
4 7 (5.56%) SAS
5 5 (3.97%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (1.59%) Jupyter
6 2 (1.59%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.79%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.38%) SPSS
3 2 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) NetSuite
1 2 (1.59%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 77 (61.11%) Google Cloud Platform
2 61 (48.41%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
5 17 (13.49%) Amazon EMR
5 17 (13.49%) GitHub
5 17 (13.49%) Google Analytics
6 10 (7.94%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (4.76%) Fastly
7 6 (4.76%) Google Tag Manager
7 6 (4.76%) Stackdriver
8 5 (3.97%) Google App Engine
9 4 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (3.17%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.59%) Boomi
10 2 (1.59%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (1.59%) Serverless
11 1 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.79%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.17%) BGP
1 4 (3.17%) DNS
1 4 (3.17%) OSPF
2 2 (1.59%) Firewall
2 2 (1.59%) SSH
3 1 (0.79%) CHAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (34.13%) Big Data
2 34 (26.98%) Amazon Redshift
3 33 (26.19%) Hadoop
4 29 (23.02%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (19.84%) MongoDB
6 22 (17.46%) NoSQL
7 21 (16.67%) Apache Hive
8 20 (15.87%) MySQL
9 19 (15.08%) Impala
9 19 (15.08%) Power BI
10 18 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 17 (13.49%) Amazon Athena
12 16 (12.70%) Bigtable
12 16 (12.70%) Presto
13 15 (11.90%) Spotfire
14 14 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (8.73%) Redis
16 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
16 10 (7.94%) Star Schema
17 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.49%) JIRA
3 3 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (0.79%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.79%) GoCD
4 1 (0.79%) JMeter
4 1 (0.79%) Maven
4 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (21.43%) Retail
2 13 (10.32%) Electronics
3 11 (8.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.59%) Law
5 1 (0.79%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (0.79%) Finance
5 1 (0.79%) Games
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.95%) Developer
2 26 (20.63%) Data Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) Analyst
3 19 (15.08%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (13.49%) Senior Data Engineer
5 16 (12.70%) Hadoop Engineer
6 15 (11.90%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
7 14 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (8.73%) Java Developer
9 10 (7.94%) Data Scientist
9 10 (7.94%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.14%) PHP Developer
10 9 (7.14%) Python Developer
11 8 (6.35%) Senior Data Scientist
12 7 (5.56%) Backend Developer
12 7 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
13 6 (4.76%) Architect
13 6 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
13 6 (4.76%) Head of Data Architecture
14 5 (3.97%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.84%) Pandas
2 15 (11.90%) HTML
2 15 (11.90%) MLlib
2 15 (11.90%) Node.js
3 14 (11.11%) CSS
4 11 (8.73%) TensorFlow
5 10 (7.94%) Memcached
6 9 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
6 9 (7.14%) XML
7 8 (6.35%) JSON
8 6 (4.76%) D3.js
9 5 (3.97%) REST
9 5 (3.97%) scikit-learn
10 4 (3.17%) ggplot
10 4 (3.17%) Kafka
10 4 (3.17%) Matplotlib
10 4 (3.17%) SciPy
11 3 (2.38%) Java EE
12 2 (1.59%) Spring
13 1 (0.79%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.87%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.90%) Clustering
2 15 (11.90%) User Experience
3 13 (10.32%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.35%) Algorithms
5 7 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.17%) Anti-Piracy
6 4 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.59%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.59%) Fintech
7 2 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.59%) Marketing Technology
7 2 (1.59%) Robotics
8 1 (0.79%) Online Games
8 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Linux
1 5 (3.97%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (42.86%) Analytics
2 46 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (33.33%) Open Source
4 38 (30.16%) ETL
5 36 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 27 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
7 27 (21.43%) Scrum
8 26 (20.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 22 (17.46%) Coaching
9 22 (17.46%) Data Analytics
10 21 (16.67%) E-Commerce
11 20 (15.87%) Data Analysis
11 20 (15.87%) Data Science
11 20 (15.87%) DevOps
11 20 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (14.29%) MapReduce
13 17 (13.49%) Data Engineering
13 17 (13.49%) Data Modelling
13 17 (13.49%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 88 (69.84%) Python
2 75 (59.52%) SQL
3 64 (50.79%) Java
4 27 (21.43%) PHP
5 25 (19.84%) Scala
6 21 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 18 (14.29%) C#
8 14 (11.11%) R
9 13 (10.32%) Go
9 13 (10.32%) Java 8
9 13 (10.32%) PHP 5
10 7 (5.56%) VBA
11 3 (2.38%) Ruby
12 2 (1.59%) C
12 2 (1.59%) C++
13 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.79%) Clojure
13 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.79%) Rust
13 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Degree
2 5 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 8 (6.35%) GCP
3 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 33 (26.19%) Docker
2 4 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.38%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.59%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.35%) Terraform
3 1 (0.79%) Ansible
3 1 (0.79%) Grafana
3 1 (0.79%) Icinga
3 1 (0.79%) Kibana
3 1 (0.79%) logstash
3 1 (0.79%) Nagios
3 1 (0.79%) Oozie
3 1 (0.79%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 70 (55.56%) Google
2 33 (26.19%) Tableau
3 18 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 15 (11.90%) Atlassian
5 11 (8.73%) Talend
6 9 (7.14%) Cloudera
7 8 (6.35%) MapR
8 6 (4.76%) Informatica
9 4 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (2.38%) Apple
10 3 (2.38%) Infor
10 3 (2.38%) Twitter
11 2 (1.59%) Cognos
11 2 (1.59%) Dell
11 2 (1.59%) Oracle
11 2 (1.59%) Sage
11 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.59%) SnapLogic
12 1 (0.79%) Adobe
12 1 (0.79%) Capita