The table below looks at the statistics for Big Data skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 69 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 28 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.54% 0.85% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.67% 2.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 0
Average salary £44,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
Big Data
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 Glasgow region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
420 490 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.04% 37.72% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 262 319 175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Big Data Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Big Data Salary Trend in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Big Data across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Big Data 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 Big Data.

1 31 (62.00%) Java
2 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
2 27 (54.00%) Spring
3 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (48.00%) Finance
4 21 (42.00%) Data Integration
4 21 (42.00%) Hadoop
4 21 (42.00%) Open Source
5 20 (40.00%) Python
6 18 (36.00%) PHP
7 17 (34.00%) SQL
7 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
7 17 (34.00%) MapReduce
8 16 (32.00%) Talend
8 16 (32.00%) Pentaho
8 16 (32.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 16 (32.00%) JBoss
9 15 (30.00%) Maven
10 13 (26.00%) Linux
10 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 12 (24.00%) Oracle
11 12 (24.00%) Puppet
11 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
12 11 (22.00%) Middleware
12 11 (22.00%) Ruby
13 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
13 10 (20.00%) Apache Hive
13 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (20.00%) DevOps

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Big Data 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 Big Data. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (32.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (16.00%) Node.js
3 7 (14.00%) Alfresco
3 7 (14.00%) Mule
3 7 (14.00%) SugarCRM
3 7 (14.00%) CMS
3 7 (14.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) SAS
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) NAS
1 3 (6.00%) SMTP
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
1 3 (6.00%) SNMP
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) SAN
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (34.00%) NoSQL
3 16 (32.00%) Pentaho
4 12 (24.00%) MongoDB
5 10 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (20.00%) Apache Hive
6 9 (18.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (16.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.00%) RDBMS
8 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (10.00%) DataStage
10 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 3 (6.00%) HBase
12 2 (4.00%) Data Mart
13 1 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (2.00%) Redis
13 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 15 (30.00%) Maven
3 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (12.00%) Selenium
5 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) Mockito
5 4 (8.00%) Jasmine
6 3 (6.00%) Gradle
6 3 (6.00%) TestNG
6 3 (6.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.00%) GitLab
8 1 (2.00%) Moq
8 1 (2.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.00%) WatiN
8 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (48.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Games
5 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.00%) Designer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Big Data Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Technology Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Consultant
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Team Leader
6 3 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (54.00%) Hibernate
1 27 (54.00%) Spring
2 11 (22.00%) Middleware
3 9 (18.00%) jQuery
3 9 (18.00%) PostGIS
3 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (16.00%) Java EE
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) XML
7 3 (6.00%) .NET
7 3 (6.00%) X-Windows
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.00%) HTML5
9 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (2.00%) LINQ to SQL
9 1 (2.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Data Integration
1 21 (42.00%) Open Source
2 5 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) MapReduce
3 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps
4 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (16.00%) Quality Management
5 8 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.00%) Analytics
6 7 (14.00%) TOGAF
6 7 (14.00%) SOA
7 6 (12.00%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.00%) ETL
9 4 (8.00%) Data Management
9 4 (8.00%) TDD
9 4 (8.00%) Data Modelling
9 4 (8.00%) Master Data Management
10 3 (6.00%) Big Data Analytics
10 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
10 3 (6.00%) Data Analytics
10 3 (6.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) Java
2 20 (40.00%) Python
3 18 (36.00%) PHP
4 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
6 11 (22.00%) Ruby
7 7 (14.00%) Perl
8 6 (12.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (6.00%) C#
9 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
10 2 (4.00%) Scala
11 1 (2.00%) R
11 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
1 3 (6.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Puppet
2 9 (18.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Talend
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Business Objects
3 6 (12.00%) SAP
4 5 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.00%) Cognos
5 3 (6.00%) Veritas
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Informatica
6 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
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