Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 186 173
Rank change year-on-year -1 -13 +51
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 46 80 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.89% 1.18% 1.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.72% 4.36% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 45 73 102
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £40,000 £34,160 £38,642
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,000 £76,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% +18.64%

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 1,237 1,833 2,318
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.01% 26.99% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,030 1,626 2,067
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,784 £28,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
Leeds -12 40 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Bradford +29 6 £75,000 +36.36%
Big Data
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) Python
3 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (36.96%) Analytics
5 16 (34.78%) Finance
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
7 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (30.43%) Power BI
8 12 (26.09%) DevOps
8 12 (26.09%) Tableau
8 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
8 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (23.91%) Oracle
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.91%) R
10 10 (21.74%) Coaching
10 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (21.74%) ETL
10 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
11 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (19.57%) Java
11 9 (19.57%) Machine Learning
11 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
12 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (17.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 8 (17.39%) Kafka
12 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management
12 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
12 8 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business

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 8 (17.39%) Skype for Business
2 7 (15.22%) Apache Spark
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.35%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.35%) CMS
4 2 (4.35%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (17.39%) IaaS
3 8 (17.39%) PaaS
4 4 (8.70%) GitHub
5 3 (6.52%) Office 365
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.17%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) DNS
1 8 (17.39%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (30.43%) Power BI
3 10 (21.74%) Hadoop
4 9 (19.57%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (19.57%) Relational Database
5 8 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (17.39%) MySQL
5 8 (17.39%) NoSQL
6 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (13.04%) RDBMS
8 5 (10.87%) Apache Hive
8 5 (10.87%) Redis
9 4 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.70%) MongoDB
9 4 (8.70%) Spark SQL
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (6.52%) HBase
10 3 (6.52%) QlikView
10 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (6.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.87%) JIRA
1 5 (10.87%) Maven
2 2 (4.35%) Aptana Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Grunt
3 1 (2.17%) gulp
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) PowerShell Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Site Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Site Reliability Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Architect
3 6 (13.04%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) IT Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) IT Trainer
3 6 (13.04%) Trainer
4 5 (10.87%) Data Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Data Scientist
6 3 (6.52%) Big Data Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) Kafka
2 7 (15.22%) Middleware
3 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.04%) Node.js
4 5 (10.87%) Elastic Stack
4 5 (10.87%) Memcached
4 5 (10.87%) XML
5 4 (8.70%) .NET
5 4 (8.70%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 2 (4.35%) HTML
6 2 (4.35%) Leaflet
6 2 (4.35%) OpenLayers
6 2 (4.35%) PostGIS
7 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.17%) J2EE
7 1 (2.17%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) Sass
7 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.04%) Data Structures
2 6 (13.04%) e-Learning
3 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.17%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 4 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Analytics
2 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 12 (26.09%) DevOps
4 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (21.74%) Coaching
4 10 (21.74%) ETL
5 9 (19.57%) Machine Learning
6 8 (17.39%) Capacity Management
6 8 (17.39%) Data Integration
6 8 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (17.39%) Identity Management
6 8 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (17.39%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 7 (15.22%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 6 (13.04%) Service Delivery
8 6 (13.04%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) Visualisation
9 5 (10.87%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) SQL
2 23 (50.00%) Python
3 11 (23.91%) R
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 8 (17.39%) PowerShell
6 5 (10.87%) Java 8
6 5 (10.87%) Scala
7 4 (8.70%) C#
7 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.35%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.35%) VBA
9 1 (2.17%) HiveQL
9 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) CEH
2 2 (4.35%) CISA
2 2 (4.35%) CISM
2 2 (4.35%) CISSP
2 2 (4.35%) CSSLP
2 2 (4.35%) GIAC
2 2 (4.35%) SANS
2 2 (4.35%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
1 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.70%) HDFS
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Tableau
2 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle
3 8 (17.39%) Brocade
3 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 8 (17.39%) Dell
3 8 (17.39%) VMware
4 6 (13.04%) Google
5 4 (8.70%) Hortonworks
6 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 2 (4.35%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.35%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.17%) Splunk
7 1 (2.17%) Talend