Period
to 7 March 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 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 89 150 181
Rank change year-on-year +61 +31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 132 91 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.01% 1.49% 1.28%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 10.77% 5.92% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 129 69 83
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,560 £37,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,000 £110,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +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 1,226 1,536 1,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.00% 25.18% 25.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,057 1,314 1,620
Median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,250 £28,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 7 March 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 7 March 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 +75 96 £55,000 - 9
South Yorkshire +5 29 £55,000 +10.00%
North Yorkshire +3 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 7 March 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.

1 113 (85.61%) AWS
2 105 (79.55%) SQL
2 105 (79.55%) Python
3 85 (64.39%) Software Engineering
4 82 (62.12%) Java
5 78 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 74 (56.06%) Degree
6 74 (56.06%) Mathematics
6 74 (56.06%) Numerate Degree
7 73 (55.30%) Node.js
8 57 (43.18%) NoSQL
9 50 (37.88%) C#
10 34 (25.76%) Apache Spark
11 28 (21.21%) Azure
12 26 (19.70%) Data Engineering
13 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (15.91%) Kafka
15 19 (14.39%) Hadoop
16 16 (12.12%) Analytics
16 16 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (12.12%) ETL
16 16 (12.12%) Data Lake
17 15 (11.36%) TDD
18 14 (10.61%) GCP
19 13 (9.85%) Kubernetes
19 13 (9.85%) Docker
19 13 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
19 13 (9.85%) Jenkins
20 12 (9.09%) Scrum

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 34 (25.76%) Apache Spark
2 3 (2.27%) Apache
2 3 (2.27%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (1.52%) Luigi
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 113 (85.61%) AWS
2 28 (21.21%) Azure
3 14 (10.61%) GCP
4 11 (8.33%) Power Platform
5 8 (6.06%) Serverless
6 5 (3.79%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (3.79%) SaaS
7 3 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.52%) Microsoft 365
9 1 (0.76%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.76%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.76%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (43.18%) NoSQL
2 19 (14.39%) Hadoop
3 16 (12.12%) Data Lake
3 16 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (8.33%) Power BI
5 10 (7.58%) Apache Hive
6 9 (6.82%) HBase
7 8 (6.06%) BigQuery
8 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.30%) Sqoop
9 6 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (3.79%) Amazon Redshift
10 5 (3.79%) Delta Lake
10 5 (3.79%) MySQL
10 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (3.03%) Informix
11 4 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (9.85%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.30%) Maven
4 5 (3.79%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.79%) Gradle
4 5 (3.79%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.76%) Appium
5 1 (0.76%) JIRA
5 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 8 (6.06%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Banking
2 5 (3.79%) Games
3 2 (1.52%) Social Housing
4 1 (0.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (60.61%) Software Engineer
2 20 (15.15%) Data Engineer
3 13 (9.85%) Analyst
4 9 (6.82%) Business Analyst
5 7 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (4.55%) Big Data Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Java Engineer
7 5 (3.79%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (2.27%) DBA
9 3 (2.27%) Python Engineer
9 3 (2.27%) Senior DevOps
9 3 (2.27%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 2 (1.52%) Architect
10 2 (1.52%) Big Data Software Engineer
10 2 (1.52%) Data Analyst
10 2 (1.52%) IT Director
10 2 (1.52%) Scala Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (55.30%) Node.js
2 21 (15.91%) Kafka
3 7 (5.30%) Web Services
4 5 (3.79%) EDI
4 5 (3.79%) JSON
4 5 (3.79%) Spring
4 5 (3.79%) Spring Boot
4 5 (3.79%) Swagger
4 5 (3.79%) XML
5 2 (1.52%) .NET
5 2 (1.52%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (0.76%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.27%) User Experience
3 2 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Linux
1 7 (5.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (64.39%) Software Engineering
2 74 (56.06%) Mathematics
3 26 (19.70%) Data Engineering
4 22 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.12%) Analytics
5 16 (12.12%) ETL
6 15 (11.36%) TDD
7 13 (9.85%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (9.09%) Scrum
9 10 (7.58%) Data Analytics
9 10 (7.58%) DevOps
10 9 (6.82%) Coaching
10 9 (6.82%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.82%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.82%) Migration
10 9 (6.82%) Waterfall
11 8 (6.06%) Data Management
12 7 (5.30%) Data Governance
12 7 (5.30%) SDLC
12 7 (5.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 105 (79.55%) Python
1 105 (79.55%) SQL
2 82 (62.12%) Java
3 78 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 50 (37.88%) C#
5 9 (6.82%) R
6 7 (5.30%) Bash Shell
7 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 5 (3.79%) Scala
9 2 (1.52%) C++
10 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (56.06%) Degree
1 74 (56.06%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (9.85%) Docker
2 9 (6.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (9.85%) Kubernetes
2 12 (9.09%) Terraform
3 7 (5.30%) Ansible
3 7 (5.30%) Graphite
3 7 (5.30%) Hadoop YARN
3 7 (5.30%) Nagios
3 7 (5.30%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.30%) Opsview
3 7 (5.30%) Puppet
4 2 (1.52%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (8.33%) Databricks
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.76%) Google
3 1 (0.76%) SAP