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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 83 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.82% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.49% 2.68% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £54,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £66,000 £54,450
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
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
344 410 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.24% 30.42% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 258 307 267
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 £31,459 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Hadoop Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
1 16 (69.57%) Python
1 16 (69.57%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Web Services
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Games
3 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (39.13%) Xbox
4 8 (34.78%) Marketing
5 7 (30.43%) C#
6 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
6 6 (26.09%) Big Data
6 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
7 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (21.74%) HTML5
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (17.39%) .NET

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 3 (13.04%) Apache Pig
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (13.04%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.35%) ASN.1
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) PBX
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) MongoDB
1 6 (26.09%) Big Data
1 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (17.39%) Apache Hive
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.70%) OLAP
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.35%) Redis
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) GitLab
1 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) WatiN
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
1 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
1 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 9 (39.13%) Games
2 8 (34.78%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Java Developer
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
3 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Chief Technology Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) HTML5
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 4 (17.39%) WebSockets
4 3 (13.04%) Pandas
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) LINQ
4 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
5 2 (8.70%) WinForms
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.70%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) Kafka
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) LESS
5 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Xbox
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) N-Tier
4 2 (8.70%) iPad
4 2 (8.70%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source
5 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Analytics
2 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 9 (39.13%) Configuration Management
3 9 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Data Analysis
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (13.04%) Machine Learning
6 3 (13.04%) MapReduce
6 3 (13.04%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) Software Architecture
7 2 (8.70%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
1 16 (69.57%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
5 3 (13.04%) R
5 3 (13.04%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 2 (8.70%) F#
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) vSphere
1 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Graphite
2 1 (4.35%) Munin
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.70%) Sybase
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Dell
2 1 (4.35%) Informatica
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Apple
2 1 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
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