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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Big Data over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Big Data
Rank 69 75 91
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 24 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.34% 2.54% 1.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.03% 6.76% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 17
Median salary £40,000 £60,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +27.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £76,600 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
398 488 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 38.83% 37.54% 41.31%
Number of salaries quoted 197 315 305
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Big Data
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 September 2016.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 52 (71.23%) Java
2 49 (67.12%) Hadoop
3 43 (58.90%) Finance
4 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (47.95%) Python
6 28 (38.36%) SQL
7 25 (34.25%) Oracle
7 25 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (30.14%) Data Management
8 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (28.77%) Scrum
10 20 (27.40%) Linux
10 20 (27.40%) Apache Spark
11 19 (26.03%) Analytics
11 19 (26.03%) OO
12 18 (24.66%) Spring
13 17 (23.29%) ETL
13 17 (23.29%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (23.29%) SDLC
14 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
14 16 (21.92%) HTML
15 15 (20.55%) JBoss
15 15 (20.55%) Visualisation
15 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (19.18%) Degree
16 14 (19.18%) Tableau
16 14 (19.18%) Data Analysis
16 14 (19.18%) Subversion
16 14 (19.18%) Workflow
17 13 (17.81%) C++

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.40%) Apache Spark
2 15 (20.55%) JBoss
3 9 (12.33%) Apache
4 5 (6.85%) Apache Pig
5 3 (4.11%) Alfresco
5 3 (4.11%) Apache Solr
5 3 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.11%) Mule
5 3 (4.11%) SAS
5 3 (4.11%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) FTP
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
1 2 (2.74%) SNMP
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (67.12%) Hadoop
2 17 (23.29%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.44%) Apache Hive
3 12 (16.44%) Impala
3 12 (16.44%) Spotfire
3 12 (16.44%) Sqoop
4 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.22%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (6.85%) DataStage
6 5 (6.85%) HBase
6 5 (6.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.48%) PowerCenter
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.11%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.74%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 16 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.18%) Subversion
3 13 (17.81%) Jenkins
3 13 (17.81%) JIRA
4 6 (8.22%) Maven
5 5 (6.85%) JUnit
6 3 (4.11%) Ant
6 3 (4.11%) Gradle
6 3 (4.11%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.37%) Artifactory
8 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.37%) Hudson
8 1 (1.37%) PVCS
8 1 (1.37%) RubyMine
8 1 (1.37%) SonarQube
General
1 43 (58.90%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (79.45%) Developer
2 31 (42.47%) Big Data Developer
3 19 (26.03%) Java Developer
4 6 (8.22%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Data Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Big Data Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Data Integration Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Data Integration Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Designer
6 4 (5.48%) ETL Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Informatica Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Integration Consultant
6 4 (5.48%) Integration Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Python Developer
6 4 (5.48%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.66%) Spring
2 16 (21.92%) HTML
3 12 (16.44%) D3.js
3 12 (16.44%) HTML5
4 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
4 7 (9.59%) Web Services
5 5 (6.85%) .NET
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.48%) CSS
6 4 (5.48%) jQuery
6 4 (5.48%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.11%) Kafka
7 3 (4.11%) Middleware
7 3 (4.11%) OpenMP
7 3 (4.11%) REST
8 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (2.74%) SOAP
8 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (20.55%) Visualisation
3 12 (16.44%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.44%) Market Risk
4 11 (15.07%) Data Integration
5 8 (10.96%) Mathematics
6 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.11%) Statistics
7 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) RIA
7 2 (2.74%) User Experience
8 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.37%) Derivative
8 1 (1.37%) Equities
8 1 (1.37%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.40%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Unix
3 8 (10.96%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (30.14%) Data Management
4 21 (28.77%) Scrum
5 19 (26.03%) Analytics
5 19 (26.03%) OO
6 17 (23.29%) ETL
6 17 (23.29%) SDLC
7 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (19.18%) Data Analysis
8 14 (19.18%) Workflow
9 12 (16.44%) Data Visualisation
9 12 (16.44%) Open Source
9 12 (16.44%) Regression Testing
9 12 (16.44%) Trend Analysis
10 11 (15.07%) Information Management
10 11 (15.07%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.70%) Data Analytics
12 7 (9.59%) Master Data Management
13 6 (8.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (71.23%) Java
2 35 (47.95%) Python
3 28 (38.36%) SQL
4 13 (17.81%) C++
5 12 (16.44%) Scala
6 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
7 6 (8.22%) Perl
7 6 (8.22%) Ruby
8 5 (6.85%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.48%) C#
9 4 (5.48%) R
10 3 (4.11%) PHP
11 2 (2.74%) C
11 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
11 2 (2.74%) VBScript
12 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CISSP
2 1 (1.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (16.44%) Oozie
1 12 (16.44%) Rundeck
2 3 (4.11%) MOM
2 3 (4.11%) QRadar
3 2 (2.74%) Fluentd
3 2 (2.74%) Nagios
3 2 (2.74%) Nessus
4 1 (1.37%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) Tableau
3 12 (16.44%) Informatica
4 6 (8.22%) IBM
5 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.85%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (5.48%) Netezza
7 3 (4.11%) ArcSight
7 3 (4.11%) Splunk
7 3 (4.11%) Talend
8 2 (2.74%) Qualys
8 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.37%) Cognos
9 1 (1.37%) MapR
9 1 (1.37%) SAP
9 1 (1.37%) Symantec
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