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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 69 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 22 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.12% 1.08% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.58% 2.91% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 0
Average salary £56,250 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +8.69%
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
480 413 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.29% 37.01% 36.50%
Number of salaries quoted 298 235 244
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 21 November 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 29 (82.86%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) Hibernate
2 22 (62.86%) Spring
3 20 (57.14%) Open Source
4 16 (45.71%) Python
5 15 (42.86%) PHP
5 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (40.00%) JBoss
7 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
7 13 (37.14%) Hadoop
7 13 (37.14%) MapReduce
8 11 (31.43%) Data Integration
8 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (31.43%) Maven
9 10 (28.57%) Java EE
9 10 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
9 10 (28.57%) Pentaho
9 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) Talend
10 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
10 8 (22.86%) Middleware
10 8 (22.86%) Finance
10 8 (22.86%) SQL
10 8 (22.86%) Ruby
11 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
11 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 7 (20.00%) jQuery
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (40.00%) JBoss
2 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 7 (20.00%) Node.js
3 6 (17.14%) Tomcat
4 5 (14.29%) Apache
4 5 (14.29%) Alfresco
4 5 (14.29%) Mule
4 5 (14.29%) SugarCRM
5 2 (5.71%) Joomla!
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 13 (37.14%) Hadoop
3 10 (28.57%) Pentaho
4 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
5 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
5 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (14.29%) Apache Hive
6 5 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
8 3 (8.57%) MySQL
8 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.86%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Maven
2 10 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 4 (11.43%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) Jasmine
6 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.71%) Moq
6 2 (5.71%) Mockito
6 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.71%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.86%) JIRA
7 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 4 (11.43%) Games
4 2 (5.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Architect
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Junior
5 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Principal Developer
6 1 (2.86%) ETL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) Hibernate
1 22 (62.86%) Spring
2 10 (28.57%) Java EE
3 8 (22.86%) Middleware
4 7 (20.00%) jQuery
5 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) .NET
6 5 (14.29%) Web Services
6 5 (14.29%) PostGIS
7 4 (11.43%) XML
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (8.57%) J2EE
9 2 (5.71%) WinForms
9 2 (5.71%) WCF
9 2 (5.71%) WPF
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.71%) Ajax
10 1 (2.86%) COM
10 1 (2.86%) CSS
10 1 (2.86%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (57.14%) Open Source
2 11 (31.43%) Data Integration
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 4 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 2 (5.71%) GIS
4 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.71%) Physics
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (11.43%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
2 13 (37.14%) MapReduce
3 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.00%) SOA
4 7 (20.00%) MVC
4 7 (20.00%) DevOps
5 5 (14.29%) OOP
5 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.43%) Functional Programming
6 4 (11.43%) Analytics
6 4 (11.43%) OO
6 4 (11.43%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.71%) Machine Learning
7 2 (5.71%) DSDM
7 2 (5.71%) RUP
7 2 (5.71%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (82.86%) Java
2 16 (45.71%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) PHP
4 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.86%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) Ruby
6 6 (17.14%) C#
7 5 (14.29%) Perl
8 4 (11.43%) Scala
9 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Puppet
1 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 10 (28.57%) Talend
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Wall Street Systems
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Harvey Nash plc
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