Period
to 19 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 119 152 224
Rank change year-on-year +33 +72 -35
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 131 49 94
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.30% 1.18% 1.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.02% 4.53% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 37 84
10th Percentile " £44,900 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median % change year-on-year - +0.92% -0.91%
75th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £65,625
90th Percentile " £82,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -3.57% +7.69%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,453 1,081 1,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.47% 25.99% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,204 950 1,712
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,150 £29,000
25th Percentile £36,750 £35,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Yorkshire

Big Data
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 June 2021. 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
West Yorkshire +41 99 £55,000 -10.20% 9
South Yorkshire -27 28 £55,000 - 2
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 101 (77.10%) SQL
1 101 (77.10%) Python
2 99 (75.57%) AWS
3 86 (65.65%) Software Engineering
3 86 (65.65%) Java
4 84 (64.12%) JavaScript
5 72 (54.96%) Node.js
6 70 (53.44%) Degree
6 70 (53.44%) Mathematics
7 69 (52.67%) Numerate Degree
8 55 (41.98%) NoSQL
9 53 (40.46%) C#
10 39 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (23.66%) Azure
11 31 (23.66%) Apache Spark
12 26 (19.85%) TDD
13 24 (18.32%) Data Engineering
13 24 (18.32%) Docker
14 21 (16.03%) Data Lake
15 20 (15.27%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (15.27%) ETL
15 20 (15.27%) Kafka
16 19 (14.50%) Social Skills
17 18 (13.74%) Analytics
18 17 (12.98%) Scrum
19 16 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
19 16 (12.21%) Data Pipeline
19 16 (12.21%) Databricks
20 15 (11.45%) Hadoop
21 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (23.66%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.34%) Apache
3 6 (4.58%) Apache Synapse
4 2 (1.53%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (1.53%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 99 (75.57%) AWS
2 31 (23.66%) Azure
3 14 (10.69%) Power Platform
4 12 (9.16%) Serverless
5 10 (7.63%) GCP
6 8 (6.11%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 7 (5.34%) Azure Data Factory
8 6 (4.58%) Azure Functions
9 5 (3.82%) Azure Storage
9 5 (3.82%) SaaS
10 4 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.53%) Snowflake
12 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (41.98%) NoSQL
2 21 (16.03%) Data Lake
3 20 (15.27%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (11.45%) Hadoop
5 14 (10.69%) Power BI
5 14 (10.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (9.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (8.40%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (6.87%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (6.11%) SQL Server
10 7 (5.34%) Spark SQL
11 6 (4.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.58%) BigQuery
11 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (4.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (3.82%) Delta Lake
12 5 (3.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Maven
2 8 (6.11%) JUnit
3 6 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.82%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.82%) Gradle
4 5 (3.82%) SonarQube
5 3 (2.29%) Mocha
5 3 (2.29%) webpack
6 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (14.50%) Social Skills
2 11 (8.40%) Presentation Skills
3 8 (6.11%) Finance
4 5 (3.82%) Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Games
5 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (56.49%) Software Engineer
2 20 (15.27%) Data Engineer
3 10 (7.63%) Developer
4 8 (6.11%) Java Developer
4 8 (6.11%) Lead Developer
4 8 (6.11%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (5.34%) Analyst
5 7 (5.34%) Architect
5 7 (5.34%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Azure Architect
6 6 (4.58%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (4.58%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.82%) Java Engineer
7 5 (3.82%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.05%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Big Data Engineer
9 3 (2.29%) Python Engineer
10 2 (1.53%) Data Architect
10 2 (1.53%) DBA
10 2 (1.53%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (54.96%) Node.js
2 20 (15.27%) Kafka
3 13 (9.92%) Spring
3 13 (9.92%) Spring Boot
4 11 (8.40%) Vue.js
5 9 (6.87%) React
5 9 (6.87%) Web Services
6 8 (6.11%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (6.11%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.11%) Hibernate
6 8 (6.11%) JSON
6 8 (6.11%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (5.34%) PySpark
8 5 (3.82%) EDI
8 5 (3.82%) Swagger
8 5 (3.82%) XML
9 3 (2.29%) CSS
9 3 (2.29%) CSS3
9 3 (2.29%) Jest
9 3 (2.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.58%) Algorithms
2 4 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.29%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.29%) User Experience
4 1 (0.76%) Cloud Native
4 1 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (65.65%) Software Engineering
2 70 (53.44%) Mathematics
3 39 (29.77%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.85%) TDD
5 24 (18.32%) Data Engineering
6 20 (15.27%) ETL
7 18 (13.74%) Analytics
8 17 (12.98%) Scrum
9 16 (12.21%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (12.21%) Data Pipeline
10 14 (10.69%) Coaching
10 14 (10.69%) Data Modelling
11 12 (9.16%) DevOps
12 9 (6.87%) Data Governance
12 9 (6.87%) Data Integration
12 9 (6.87%) Migration
13 8 (6.11%) BDD
13 8 (6.11%) Extreme Programming
13 8 (6.11%) Logistics
13 8 (6.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (77.10%) Python
1 101 (77.10%) SQL
2 86 (65.65%) Java
3 84 (64.12%) JavaScript
4 53 (40.46%) C#
5 13 (9.92%) T-SQL
6 12 (9.16%) Scala
7 8 (6.11%) Java 8
7 8 (6.11%) Java 9
8 6 (4.58%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.58%) R
9 5 (3.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.53%) C++
11 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (53.44%) Degree
2 69 (52.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.29%) Accessibility
System Software
1 24 (18.32%) Docker
2 3 (2.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (9.92%) Kubernetes
2 9 (6.87%) Ansible
3 5 (3.82%) Terraform
4 2 (1.53%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.76%) Graphite
5 1 (0.76%) Nagios
5 1 (0.76%) Oozie
5 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.76%) Opsview
5 1 (0.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (12.21%) Databricks
2 11 (8.40%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.76%) Google
3 1 (0.76%) SAP
3 1 (0.76%) Talend