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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 75 86 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 21 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.96% 1.31% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.50% 3.18% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 0
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -
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
467 440 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.64% 41.04% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 268 247 223
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £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 30 October 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (82.35%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Hibernate
2 21 (61.76%) Spring
3 19 (55.88%) Open Source
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (44.12%) Python
6 14 (41.18%) PHP
6 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
7 13 (38.24%) JBoss
7 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
8 11 (32.35%) Hadoop
8 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (32.35%) MapReduce
9 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
9 10 (29.41%) Java EE
9 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
10 9 (26.47%) Maven
11 8 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (23.53%) Pentaho
11 8 (23.53%) Middleware
11 8 (23.53%) Talend
11 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
12 7 (20.59%) DevOps
12 7 (20.59%) MVC
12 7 (20.59%) Finance
12 7 (20.59%) CMS
12 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
12 7 (20.59%) SOA
12 7 (20.59%) MongoDB

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 13 (38.24%) JBoss
2 7 (20.59%) CMS
3 6 (17.65%) Node.js
4 5 (14.71%) SugarCRM
4 5 (14.71%) Alfresco
4 5 (14.71%) Mule
4 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
5 4 (11.76%) Apache
6 2 (5.88%) Joomla!
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) Hadoop
3 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 8 (23.53%) Pentaho
4 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
4 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Hive
6 4 (11.76%) RDBMS
7 3 (8.82%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (8.82%) MySQL
7 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Maven
2 8 (23.53%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
4 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.88%) Moq
4 2 (5.88%) Mockito
4 2 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.88%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.94%) JIRA
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Aerospace
3 4 (11.76%) Games
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Principal Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Hibernate
1 21 (61.76%) Spring
2 10 (29.41%) Java EE
3 8 (23.53%) Middleware
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) jQuery
5 5 (14.71%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) XML
6 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.82%) J2EE
7 3 (8.82%) PostGIS
8 2 (5.88%) WCF
8 2 (5.88%) WPF
8 2 (5.88%) Ajax
8 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.88%) WinForms
9 1 (2.94%) COM
9 1 (2.94%) CSS
9 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (55.88%) Open Source
2 10 (29.41%) Data Integration
3 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.76%) Clustering
4 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) Physics
4 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 2 (5.88%) GIS
5 1 (2.94%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Software Engineering
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (32.35%) MapReduce
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
4 7 (20.59%) DevOps
5 5 (14.71%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (14.71%) Multithreading
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) OO
6 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 4 (11.76%) Functional Programming
7 2 (5.88%) ETL
7 2 (5.88%) RUP
7 2 (5.88%) DSDM
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) Python
3 14 (41.18%) PHP
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) Ruby
6 6 (17.65%) C#
6 6 (17.65%) SQL
7 5 (14.71%) Perl
8 4 (11.76%) Scala
9 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Puppet
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) Talend
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Wall Street Systems
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