Period
to 20 May 2019

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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 173 191
Rank change year-on-year +31 +18 -77
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 77 94 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 1.41% 1.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.46% 5.30% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 72 74 86
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £75,000 £81,875
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% - -

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 1,192 1,772 2,211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 26.32% 26.53% 31.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,044 1,534 1,952
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,600 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 20 May 2019.

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 20 May 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
Leeds +25 69 £54,000 +8.00% 6
Bradford +31 2 £48,750 -20.08% 1
Wakefield - 2 £38,000 -
Big Data
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, IT jobs citing Big Data 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 48 (62.34%) Python
2 43 (55.84%) SQL
3 38 (49.35%) Analytics
4 32 (41.56%) Hadoop
5 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (36.36%) Apache Hive
7 27 (35.06%) Apache Spark
7 27 (35.06%) Data Engineering
8 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
9 23 (29.87%) Machine Learning
9 23 (29.87%) Java
10 21 (27.27%) Unix
10 21 (27.27%) ETL
10 21 (27.27%) Coaching
11 20 (25.97%) Mentoring
11 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
11 20 (25.97%) Data Integration
12 18 (23.38%) DevOps
13 17 (22.08%) HDFS
13 17 (22.08%) MongoDB
13 17 (22.08%) Scala
13 17 (22.08%) Oracle
14 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
14 16 (20.78%) Data Transformation
15 15 (19.48%) HBase
15 15 (19.48%) GitHub
15 15 (19.48%) Apache Cassandra
16 14 (18.18%) Hortonworks
16 14 (18.18%) Cloudera
16 14 (18.18%) Oozie

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 27 (35.06%) Apache Spark
2 6 (7.79%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (7.79%) nginx
3 3 (3.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) Confluence
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.30%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.48%) GitHub
2 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.29%) Power Platform
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.60%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.60%) IaaS
5 2 (2.60%) PaaS
5 2 (2.60%) SaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.56%) Hadoop
2 28 (36.36%) Apache Hive
3 24 (31.17%) NoSQL
4 17 (22.08%) MongoDB
5 15 (19.48%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (19.48%) HBase
6 14 (18.18%) Spark SQL
6 14 (18.18%) Sqoop
7 12 (15.58%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (14.29%) Power BI
9 8 (10.39%) Data Lake
9 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
10 7 (9.09%) Redis
10 7 (9.09%) Riak
10 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
14 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Mercurial
2 6 (7.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.30%) Gradle
3 1 (1.30%) JIRA
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (5.19%) Finance
3 3 (3.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Data Engineer
1 20 (25.97%) Developer
2 19 (24.68%) Big Data Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Engineering Specialist
3 10 (12.99%) Security Specialist
4 9 (11.69%) Python Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Architect
6 7 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 6 (7.79%) Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Data Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Senior Data Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Data Scientist
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (3.90%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.90%) IT Trainer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Technical Architect
10 3 (3.90%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.18%) Spark Streaming
2 13 (16.88%) Kafka
3 6 (7.79%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (2.60%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.60%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (2.60%) Node.js
5 1 (1.30%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (1.30%) J2EE
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
5 1 (1.30%) TensorFlow
5 1 (1.30%) Theano
5 1 (1.30%) Web Services
5 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Algorithms
1 6 (7.79%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.19%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.90%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Life Science
5 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.30%) Social Media
5 1 (1.30%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.27%) Unix
2 11 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) AIX
3 1 (1.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Analytics
2 29 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (35.06%) Data Engineering
4 23 (29.87%) Machine Learning
5 21 (27.27%) Coaching
5 21 (27.27%) ETL
6 20 (25.97%) Data Analysis
6 20 (25.97%) Data Integration
6 20 (25.97%) Mentoring
7 18 (23.38%) DevOps
8 16 (20.78%) Data Modelling
8 16 (20.78%) Data Transformation
9 14 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
9 14 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (18.18%) Use Case
10 12 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (15.58%) Data Analytics
10 12 (15.58%) Data Science
11 11 (14.29%) Data Governance
11 11 (14.29%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (62.34%) Python
2 43 (55.84%) SQL
3 23 (29.87%) Java
4 17 (22.08%) Scala
5 11 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 10 (12.99%) R
7 8 (10.39%) C#
8 3 (3.90%) MATLAB
8 3 (3.90%) Ruby
9 2 (2.60%) Perl
9 2 (2.60%) PHP
9 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (1.30%) Fortran
10 1 (1.30%) Julia
10 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) CEH
1 11 (14.29%) CISA
1 11 (14.29%) CISM
1 11 (14.29%) CISSP
1 11 (14.29%) CSSLP
1 11 (14.29%) GIAC
1 11 (14.29%) SANS
1 11 (14.29%) SSCP
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) PhD
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 5 (6.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) HDFS
2 14 (18.18%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (18.18%) Oozie
2 6 (7.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle
2 14 (18.18%) Cloudera
2 14 (18.18%) Hortonworks
3 9 (11.69%) Tableau
4 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.90%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Dataiku
6 2 (2.60%) Google
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.30%) Splunk
7 1 (1.30%) Talend