The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 131 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +7
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 7 24 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 1.14% 0.058%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.19% 4.35% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 24 1
Average salary £80,000 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+146.15% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Hadoop
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
590 552 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.10% 26.17% 28.01%
Number of salaries quoted 501 509 395
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Hadoop
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Birmingham region.

Hadoop Salary Trend in Birmingham

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop.

1 8 (88.89%) Java
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Hive
1 8 (88.89%) MapReduce
2 7 (77.78%) Data Governance
2 7 (77.78%) Data Quality
2 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) Cloudera
2 7 (77.78%) MarkLogic
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Pig
2 7 (77.78%) HDFS
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Business Development
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
2 7 (77.78%) Use Case
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Netezza

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Hadoop also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Hive
2 7 (77.78%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (77.78%) Big Data
2 7 (77.78%) MarkLogic
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Data Consultant
1 7 (77.78%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MapReduce
2 7 (77.78%) Data Governance
2 7 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (77.78%) Business Development
2 7 (77.78%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (77.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 7 (77.78%) HP
2 7 (77.78%) Cloudera
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 1 (11.11%) Netezza