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

Big Data
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 185 160
Rank change year-on-year -5 -25 +85
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 49 80 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.89% 1.22% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.68% 4.15% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 73 114
West Yorkshire median annual salary £53,750 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £39,250 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £67,500 £75,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +12.82% -7.14% +16.67%

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 1,331 1,929 2,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.25% 29.32% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 1,699 2,018
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -13 39 £52,500 +10.53% 14
Bradford +41 9 £75,000 +100.00% 1
Castleford -3 1 £85,000 +54.55%
Big Data
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 23 (46.94%) Python
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (32.65%) Analytics
5 13 (26.53%) Java
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
6 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (24.49%) DevOps
7 11 (22.45%) Oracle
7 11 (22.45%) SOA
7 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (20.41%) Google
8 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (20.41%) Middleware
8 10 (20.41%) MySQL
8 10 (20.41%) XML
8 10 (20.41%) Data Analytics
9 9 (18.37%) Kafka
9 9 (18.37%) Hadoop
9 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
9 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (18.37%) Degree
9 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (16.33%) VMware
10 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
10 8 (16.33%) Brocade

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 (16.33%) Skype for Business
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark
4 2 (4.08%) Apache Pig
4 2 (4.08%) ArcGIS
4 2 (4.08%) CMS
4 2 (4.08%) GeoServer
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.04%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (16.33%) IaaS
3 8 (16.33%) PaaS
4 3 (6.12%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (6.12%) Office 365
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.08%) Serverless
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) DNS
1 8 (16.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.41%) MySQL
3 9 (18.37%) Hadoop
3 9 (18.37%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
4 8 (16.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
4 8 (16.33%) Power BI
5 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 7 (14.29%) Redis
6 6 (12.24%) Riak
7 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (8.16%) QlikView
9 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
10 2 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (4.08%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.29%) JIRA
2 7 (14.29%) Maven
3 2 (4.08%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.04%) Grunt
4 1 (2.04%) gulp
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Legal
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Developer
2 11 (22.45%) Architect
3 8 (16.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) PowerShell Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Site Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Python Developer
5 6 (12.24%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) Middleware
1 10 (20.41%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) Kafka
3 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
3 8 (16.33%) Node.js
4 7 (14.29%) .NET
4 7 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (14.29%) Memcached
5 4 (8.16%) Web Services
6 3 (6.12%) RESTful
6 3 (6.12%) WSDL
7 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.08%) CSS
7 2 (4.08%) HTML
7 2 (4.08%) Leaflet
7 2 (4.08%) OpenLayers
7 2 (4.08%) PostGIS
8 1 (2.04%) React
8 1 (2.04%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.04%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (2.04%) Fintech
5 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) CentOS
3 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) Analytics
3 12 (24.49%) DevOps
4 11 (22.45%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (22.45%) SOA
5 10 (20.41%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (20.41%) Data Analytics
6 8 (16.33%) Capacity Management
6 8 (16.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (16.33%) Identity Management
6 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (16.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 8 (16.33%) UML
7 7 (14.29%) ArchiMate
7 7 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.29%) Logistics
7 7 (14.29%) Performance Engineering
7 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.24%) Machine Learning
8 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) Python
2 21 (42.86%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 7 (14.29%) Java 8
6 5 (10.20%) R
7 4 (8.16%) C#
8 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 2 (4.08%) VB
9 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.08%) VBA
10 1 (2.04%) HiveQL
10 1 (2.04%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) CEH
2 1 (2.04%) CISA
2 1 (2.04%) CISM
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (2.04%) CSSLP
2 1 (2.04%) GIAC
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.04%) SANS
2 1 (2.04%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) GDPR
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) HDFS
3 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Oozie
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Xymon
2 1 (2.04%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Microsoft
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Google
3 8 (16.33%) Brocade
3 8 (16.33%) Citrix
3 8 (16.33%) Dell
3 8 (16.33%) VMware
4 7 (14.29%) Tableau
5 2 (4.08%) Avaya
5 2 (4.08%) Mapinfo
6 1 (2.04%) Red Hat