Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 220 184
Rank change year-on-year +32 -36 0
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 89 64 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.29% 0.76% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.32% 2.92% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 82 62 117
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -12.04%
10th Percentile £37,506 £38,750 £35,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £110,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% -

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 1,673 2,192 2,929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.25% 26.13% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,835 2,536
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.44% +2.50% +5.26%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Big Data in Yorkshire

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 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
West Yorkshire +50 65 £55,000 +4.76% 13
North Yorkshire -22 16 £55,000 +25.00% 4
South Yorkshire +11 8 £45,412 -54.59% 3
Big Data
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 58 (65.17%) SQL
2 46 (51.69%) Python
3 38 (42.70%) Hadoop
4 36 (40.45%) Apache Spark
5 34 (38.20%) NoSQL
6 33 (37.08%) AWS
7 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (35.96%) ETL
8 29 (32.58%) Apache Hive
9 28 (31.46%) Analytics
9 28 (31.46%) Data Engineering
9 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
10 26 (29.21%) Azure
11 25 (28.09%) Scala
12 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
13 21 (23.60%) Mentoring
13 21 (23.60%) Data Warehouse
14 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (22.47%) Coaching
15 19 (21.35%) Kafka
16 18 (20.22%) Ansible
16 18 (20.22%) HDFS
16 18 (20.22%) Visualisation
16 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (19.10%) Node.js
18 16 (17.98%) Cloudera
18 16 (17.98%) Data Science
18 16 (17.98%) Java
19 14 (15.73%) Unix
19 14 (15.73%) GitLab

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 36 (40.45%) Apache Spark
2 10 (11.24%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (8.99%) nginx
4 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) SAS
5 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 33 (37.08%) AWS
2 26 (29.21%) Azure
3 10 (11.24%) Power Platform
4 9 (10.11%) GCP
5 8 (8.99%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (6.74%) Azure Data Factory
6 6 (6.74%) GitHub
6 6 (6.74%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (4.49%) Amazon S3
8 3 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (2.25%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (2.25%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.25%) Serverless
10 1 (1.12%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (42.70%) Hadoop
2 34 (38.20%) NoSQL
3 29 (32.58%) Apache Hive
4 21 (23.60%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (14.61%) QlikView
5 13 (14.61%) Sqoop
6 11 (12.36%) Impala
7 10 (11.24%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (11.24%) HBase
7 10 (11.24%) Power BI
7 10 (11.24%) Relational Database
7 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
8 8 (8.99%) Data Lake
8 8 (8.99%) GIS
8 8 (8.99%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (8.99%) Redis
8 8 (8.99%) Riak
9 7 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (6.74%) MongoDB
10 6 (6.74%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.72%) Jenkins
3 14 (15.73%) GitLab
4 8 (8.99%) JIRA
4 8 (8.99%) Mercurial
4 8 (8.99%) Subversion
5 4 (4.49%) ERwin
6 2 (2.25%) Gerrit
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Legal
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
2 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Developer
2 24 (26.97%) Data Engineer
3 16 (17.98%) Big Data Engineer
4 11 (12.36%) Architect
4 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (10.11%) Data Architect
6 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Python Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Senior Data Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) Big Data Architect
8 6 (6.74%) IoT Architect
9 4 (4.49%) AWS Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Data Modeller
9 4 (4.49%) Data Scientist
9 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.49%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Junior
10 3 (3.37%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) Kafka
2 17 (19.10%) Node.js
3 8 (8.99%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (6.74%) RESTful
5 4 (4.49%) .NET
6 2 (2.25%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.25%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.25%) REST
6 2 (2.25%) Sass
6 2 (2.25%) SOAP
6 2 (2.25%) Web Services
7 1 (1.12%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.12%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.74%) Cloud Native
2 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.25%) Tandem
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) Life Science
4 1 (1.12%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.12%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.73%) Unix
2 10 (11.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.96%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (35.96%) ETL
2 28 (31.46%) Analytics
2 28 (31.46%) Data Engineering
3 21 (23.60%) Mentoring
4 20 (22.47%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (22.47%) Coaching
5 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (20.22%) Visualisation
6 16 (17.98%) Data Science
7 13 (14.61%) DevOps
8 12 (13.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 11 (12.36%) Data Modelling
9 11 (12.36%) Machine Learning
10 10 (11.24%) Configuration Management
10 10 (11.24%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (10.11%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (10.11%) Technical Leadership
12 8 (8.99%) Data Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (65.17%) SQL
2 46 (51.69%) Python
3 25 (28.09%) Scala
4 16 (17.98%) Java
5 13 (14.61%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.87%) Ruby
7 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.62%) C#
9 4 (4.49%) Groovy
9 4 (4.49%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.49%) R
10 2 (2.25%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) PHP
10 2 (2.25%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.12%) Go
11 1 (1.12%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) CEH
2 1 (1.12%) CISA
2 1 (1.12%) CISM
2 1 (1.12%) CISSP
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) CSSLP
2 1 (1.12%) GIAC
2 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.12%) SANS
2 1 (1.12%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) GDPR
1 4 (4.49%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) GMP
2 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (20.22%) HDFS
2 7 (7.87%) Docker
3 6 (6.74%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Ansible
2 10 (11.24%) Puppet
3 8 (8.99%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (6.74%) Oozie
5 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.37%) Terraform
7 2 (2.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 16 (17.98%) Cloudera
2 12 (13.48%) Informatica
3 11 (12.36%) Oracle
4 7 (7.87%) Google
4 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.74%) IBM
6 5 (5.62%) Tableau
7 4 (4.49%) Alteryx
7 4 (4.49%) Databricks
7 4 (4.49%) Paxata
8 1 (1.12%) BEA
8 1 (1.12%) Dataiku
8 1 (1.12%) Talend