Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 133 182 182
Rank change year-on-year +49 0 -20
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 68 46 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.63% 0.89% 1.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.52% 3.74% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61 45 75
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -9.52%
10th Percentile £37,560 £40,000 £34,245
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -9.52%

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 1,043 1,230 1,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.96% 23.86% 27.10%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1,018 1,621
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,175 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +43 59 £55,000 +10.00% 7
Bradford +17 7 £40,000 -46.67%
Wetherby - 2 £40,000 - 1
Big Data
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 49 (72.06%) SQL
2 41 (60.29%) Apache Spark
3 40 (58.82%) Python
4 38 (55.88%) Hadoop
5 36 (52.94%) ETL
6 32 (47.06%) Apache Hive
7 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (44.12%) Scala
9 28 (41.18%) Data Engineering
10 27 (39.71%) Analytics
11 24 (35.29%) NoSQL
12 22 (32.35%) Java
12 22 (32.35%) AWS
12 22 (32.35%) HDFS
13 21 (30.88%) Mentoring
14 20 (29.41%) Coaching
15 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
16 17 (25.00%) Visualisation
16 17 (25.00%) Cloudera
16 17 (25.00%) Kafka
16 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
17 16 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (23.53%) Azure
18 14 (20.59%) Unix
18 14 (20.59%) Data Science
19 13 (19.12%) Impala
19 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
19 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
20 12 (17.65%) QlikView
20 12 (17.65%) Jenkins

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 41 (60.29%) Apache Spark
2 10 (14.71%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (11.76%) nginx
4 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 22 (32.35%) AWS
2 16 (23.53%) Azure
3 9 (13.24%) Amazon EMR
3 9 (13.24%) Power Platform
4 7 (10.29%) Amazon S3
5 6 (8.82%) Azure Data Factory
5 6 (8.82%) GCP
5 6 (8.82%) GitHub
6 3 (4.41%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (4.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.94%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.94%) Serverless
8 1 (1.47%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) Hadoop
2 32 (47.06%) Apache Hive
3 24 (35.29%) NoSQL
4 17 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (19.12%) Impala
6 12 (17.65%) QlikView
7 11 (16.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (16.18%) HBase
7 11 (16.18%) Sqoop
8 9 (13.24%) Power BI
9 8 (11.76%) GIS
9 8 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (11.76%) Redis
9 8 (11.76%) Riak
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.29%) MongoDB
11 5 (7.35%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
12 4 (5.88%) KNIME
Development Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 12 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.76%) Mercurial
3 8 (11.76%) Subversion
4 6 (8.82%) GitLab
5 2 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.47%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (38.24%) Data Engineer
2 24 (35.29%) Developer
3 18 (26.47%) Big Data Engineer
4 10 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (14.71%) Senior Data Engineer
5 8 (11.76%) Python Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
7 4 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Data Architect
7 4 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Big Data Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.41%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL BI Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.00%) Kafka
2 8 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
4 2 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.94%) Node.js
4 2 (2.94%) REST
4 2 (2.94%) Sass
4 2 (2.94%) SOAP
4 2 (2.94%) Web Services
5 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Tandem
3 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.47%) Life Science
4 1 (1.47%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.47%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Unix
2 8 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) ETL
2 31 (45.59%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.18%) Data Engineering
4 27 (39.71%) Analytics
5 21 (30.88%) Mentoring
6 20 (29.41%) Coaching
7 17 (25.00%) Visualisation
8 16 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (20.59%) Data Science
10 13 (19.12%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (19.12%) Data Modelling
11 12 (17.65%) Data Development
11 12 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 12 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
12 11 (16.18%) Machine Learning
13 10 (14.71%) ETL Development
13 10 (14.71%) Project Management
14 9 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (13.24%) Data Visualisation
15 8 (11.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (72.06%) SQL
2 40 (58.82%) Python
3 30 (44.12%) Scala
4 22 (32.35%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) Ruby
5 6 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.88%) C#
7 4 (5.88%) Groovy
8 3 (4.41%) R
9 2 (2.94%) Go
9 2 (2.94%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.94%) Perl
9 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
10 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) GDPR
1 4 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) GMP
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) HDFS
2 6 (8.82%) Apache Flume
3 5 (7.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (11.76%) Ansible
2 6 (8.82%) Oozie
3 3 (4.41%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (4.41%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.41%) Terraform
4 2 (2.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 10 (14.71%) Informatica
3 9 (13.24%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Google
5 4 (5.88%) Alteryx
5 4 (5.88%) Databricks
5 4 (5.88%) Paxata
5 4 (5.88%) Tableau
6 1 (1.47%) BEA
6 1 (1.47%) Talend