The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 94 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -20
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 7 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.51% 0.48% 0.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.93% 1.81% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,750 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.28% +25.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £38,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,500 £50,100
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Hadoop
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
362 443 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.33% 26.80% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 239 321 237
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Hadoop Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Hadoop Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 11 (55.00%) Linux
3 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Analytics
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Games
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Xbox
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (30.00%) Marketing
7 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
7 5 (25.00%) Big Data
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (20.00%) HTML5
8 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) UNIX
8 4 (20.00%) Apache

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (20.00%) Apache
1 4 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) PBX
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) Big Data
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Subversion
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) WatiN
1 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
1 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.00%) GitLab
General
1 7 (35.00%) Games
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) DBA
2 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Database Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) CSS
2 4 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) WebSockets
3 3 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) LINQ
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) WPF
4 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (10.00%) WinForms
4 2 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.00%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Xbox
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) Life Science
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TDD
1 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (40.00%) Analytics
2 6 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) OOP
5 2 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Parallel Programming
5 2 (10.00%) BDD
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (60.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) PHP
6 2 (10.00%) F#
7 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.00%) C++
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) HDFS
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Sybase
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) Informatica
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
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