The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 92 96 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 19 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.31% 0.19% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.29% 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 0
Average salary £47,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
578 443 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.92% 41.29% 37.21%
Number of salaries quoted 378 212 244
Average salary £40,000 £40,375 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.92% +15.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Big Data
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
2 19 (59.38%) Java
3 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 14 (43.75%) Open Source
5 13 (40.63%) MapReduce
6 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 12 (37.50%) jQuery
6 12 (37.50%) Python
7 11 (34.38%) Spring
7 11 (34.38%) SQL
7 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
9 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 9 (28.13%) .NET
9 9 (28.13%) OO
9 9 (28.13%) Lucene
9 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
9 9 (28.13%) WCF
10 8 (25.00%) Ruby
10 8 (25.00%) Data Integration
10 8 (25.00%) Scala
10 8 (25.00%) JBoss
10 8 (25.00%) PHP
11 7 (21.88%) XML
11 7 (21.88%) UNIX
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle
11 7 (21.88%) Linux
11 7 (21.88%) Node.js
12 6 (18.75%) MongoDB

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (21.88%) Node.js
2 4 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 4 (12.50%) SugarCRM
2 4 (12.50%) Drupal
2 4 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 4 (12.50%) Apache
2 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) NoSQL
2 12 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 6 (18.75%) MongoDB
4 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (15.63%) Pentaho
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
6 1 (3.13%) QlikView
6 1 (3.13%) MarkLogic
6 1 (3.13%) Redis
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
1 6 (18.75%) Games
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) Software Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Software Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Java Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Real Time Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Programmer
7 1 (3.13%) Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) MapReduce
2 12 (37.50%) jQuery
3 11 (34.38%) Spring
4 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 10 (31.25%) CSS
5 9 (28.13%) Web Services
5 9 (28.13%) .NET
5 9 (28.13%) Lucene
5 9 (28.13%) Hibernate
5 9 (28.13%) WCF
6 7 (21.88%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) Django
7 4 (12.50%) PostGIS
7 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.50%) Middleware
8 2 (6.25%) JMS
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE
8 2 (6.25%) CSS3
8 2 (6.25%) Guice
8 2 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Open Source
2 8 (25.00%) Data Integration
3 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (18.75%) Clustering
3 6 (18.75%) N-Tier
4 4 (12.50%) GIS
5 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.13%) Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) UNIX
1 7 (21.88%) Linux
2 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Software Engineering
2 9 (28.13%) OO
3 6 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 5 (15.63%) MVC
5 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) OOP
6 3 (9.38%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (9.38%) OOD
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 2 (6.25%) Stress Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.25%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) Java
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) Python
4 11 (34.38%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Ruby
5 8 (25.00%) Scala
5 8 (25.00%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) JBoss
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Jaspersoft
4 4 (12.50%) Talend
5 2 (6.25%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) Greenplum
6 1 (3.13%) ParAccel
6 1 (3.13%) Informatica
6 1 (3.13%) Sybase
6 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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