Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 169 224
Rank change year-on-year +4 +55 -3
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 89 120 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.30% 1.56% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.63% 5.13% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 82 108 52
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,375 £41,175 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,750 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,750 £44,250
% change year-on-year -9.95% +19.21% +4.12%

Big Data 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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1923 2339 3110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 28.09% 30.46% 34.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1702 2081 2525
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,275 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Big Data as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in West Yorkshire

Big Data
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Big Data within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Leeds +21 83 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Bradford -7 2 £55,000 -4.35%
Castleford - 1 £55,000 -
Huddersfield - 1 £90,000 -
Bingley - 1 £40,000 -
Big Data
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.96%) Java
3 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
4 26 (29.21%) SQL
5 23 (25.84%) Analytics
5 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
6 22 (24.72%) Open Source
6 22 (24.72%) C#
7 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
7 19 (21.35%) Games
7 19 (21.35%) DevOps
8 17 (19.10%) SDLC
8 17 (19.10%) Git (software)
8 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
9 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (16.85%) Hadoop
10 15 (16.85%) Test Automation
11 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
11 14 (15.73%) Linux
11 14 (15.73%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (14.61%) ETL
13 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
13 11 (12.36%) PHP
13 11 (12.36%) Ruby
13 11 (12.36%) VMware
13 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (11.24%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.49%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.37%) SAS
4 2 (2.25%) Mule
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.37%) SPSS
2 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (2.25%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.12%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.36%) GitHub
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.25%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 2 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.12%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.85%) Hadoop
3 14 (15.73%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (11.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 7 (7.87%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (4.49%) Power BI
7 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.25%) Apache Hive
9 2 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.25%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.25%) Lumira
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.25%) MS Access
9 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (25.84%) Jenkins
2 17 (19.10%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.11%) Cucumber
3 9 (10.11%) Selenium
3 9 (10.11%) SpecFlow
3 9 (10.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.25%) Axure RP
4 2 (2.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.12%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (21.35%) Games
2 8 (8.99%) Advertising
3 7 (7.87%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Legal
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (16.85%) Automation Tester
1 15 (16.85%) Developer
1 15 (16.85%) Tester
2 14 (15.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (8.99%) ETL Developer
6 7 (7.87%) Data Scientist
7 6 (6.74%) Consultant
7 6 (6.74%) Software Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Data Consultant
9 3 (3.37%) Big Data Consultant
9 3 (3.37%) Data Architect
10 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 2 (2.25%) Information Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Consultant
10 2 (2.25%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.36%) Node.js
1 11 (12.36%) React
2 9 (10.11%) Gherkin
3 8 (8.99%) .NET
4 7 (7.87%) Kafka
4 7 (7.87%) Web Services
5 6 (6.74%) JRuby
5 6 (6.74%) RESTful
5 6 (6.74%) XML
6 5 (5.62%) WSDL
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.12%) D3.js
7 1 (1.12%) FusionCharts
7 1 (1.12%) Google Maps API
7 1 (1.12%) jQuery
7 1 (1.12%) JSON
7 1 (1.12%) Leaflet
7 1 (1.12%) OpenLayers
7 1 (1.12%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.25%) SCADA
3 2 (2.25%) Smart City
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Linux
1 14 (15.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.84%) Analytics
3 22 (24.72%) Open Source
4 19 (21.35%) DevOps
5 17 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (19.10%) SDLC
6 16 (17.98%) Software Engineering
7 15 (16.85%) Test Automation
8 13 (14.61%) ETL
9 11 (12.36%) E-Commerce
10 10 (11.24%) Artificial Intelligence
10 10 (11.24%) Data Integration
11 9 (10.11%) BDD
11 9 (10.11%) Configuration Management
11 9 (10.11%) Low Latency
11 9 (10.11%) TDD
11 9 (10.11%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.99%) Data Analytics
12 8 (8.99%) Data Modelling
12 8 (8.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.96%) Java
2 26 (29.21%) SQL
3 22 (24.72%) C#
4 11 (12.36%) PHP
4 11 (12.36%) Ruby
5 10 (11.24%) Python
6 7 (7.87%) Scala
7 4 (4.49%) R
8 3 (3.37%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.25%) VBA
10 1 (1.12%) C++
10 1 (1.12%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.12%) XPath
10 1 (1.12%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (6.74%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.25%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (12.36%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (12.36%) Packer
2 4 (4.49%) Ansible
3 3 (3.37%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.12%) Grafana
Vendors
1 28 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.36%) VMware
4 3 (3.37%) Google
4 3 (3.37%) Tableau
5 2 (2.25%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) DoubleClick
6 1 (1.12%) Informatica
6 1 (1.12%) Splunk
6 1 (1.12%) Talend