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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 95 98 89
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.49% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.70% 1.51% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £37,500 £55,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.81% +1.38%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
370 465 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.37% 32.52% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 275 345 252
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 24 December 2014.

Hadoop Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Analytics
3 13 (72.22%) Python
4 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
7 7 (38.89%) Games
7 7 (38.89%) Marketing
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (38.89%) Xbox
8 6 (33.33%) C#
8 6 (33.33%) SQL
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Big Data
8 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
9 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
9 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
10 4 (22.22%) C++
10 4 (22.22%) HTML
10 4 (22.22%) CSS
10 4 (22.22%) MVC
10 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
10 4 (22.22%) Ruby
10 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 4 (22.22%) Multithreading

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ASN.1
1 1 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Big Data
1 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP
5 1 (5.56%) MySQL
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.56%) HBase
5 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Ant
1 1 (5.56%) Maven
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (38.89%) Games
1 7 (38.89%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Data Scientist
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Development Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) WebSockets
2 4 (22.22%) HTML5
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) Pandas
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 2 (11.11%) WCF
4 2 (11.11%) WPF
4 2 (11.11%) Silverlight
4 2 (11.11%) LINQ
4 2 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (11.11%) Kafka
4 2 (11.11%) Sass
4 2 (11.11%) LESS
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) WinForms
4 2 (11.11%) jQuery
4 2 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Xbox
2 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 4 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (16.67%) Statistics
3 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (5.56%) Life Science
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Analytics
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 4 (22.22%) Data Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) MVC
6 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 3 (16.67%) MapReduce
7 3 (16.67%) Machine Learning
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) UX Design
8 2 (11.11%) Parallel Programming
8 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 13 (72.22%) Python
3 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby
5 4 (22.22%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 3 (16.67%) R
7 2 (11.11%) F#
7 2 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (5.56%) C
8 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
1 1 (5.56%) Munin
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Sybase