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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 71 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 31 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.48% 1.27% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.90% 3.25% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 0
Average salary £44,250 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year
- +9.28%
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
449 554 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 35.95% 39.12% 40.18%
Number of salaries quoted 265 370 230
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

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 1 May 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 24 (54.55%) Finance
1 24 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 19 (43.18%) MongoDB
3 18 (40.91%) Java
3 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 18 (40.91%) Oracle
3 18 (40.91%) Data Integration
4 17 (38.64%) Python
5 16 (36.36%) PHP
5 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
5 16 (36.36%) Spring
6 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (34.09%) Open Source
7 14 (31.82%) Linux
8 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
8 13 (29.55%) Pentaho
8 13 (29.55%) Talend Open Studio
8 13 (29.55%) jQuery
8 13 (29.55%) MapReduce
8 13 (29.55%) Talend
8 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
9 12 (27.27%) Analytics
9 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 12 (27.27%) Puppet
9 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 12 (27.27%) ETL
10 11 (25.00%) JBoss
10 11 (25.00%) Selenium
11 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (25.00%) JBoss
2 6 (13.64%) SugarCRM
2 6 (13.64%) Alfresco
2 6 (13.64%) Mule
2 6 (13.64%) Node.js
3 5 (11.36%) SAS
3 5 (11.36%) Apache
3 5 (11.36%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
1 5 (11.36%) SMTP
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
1 5 (11.36%) SNMP
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.36%) DNS
1 5 (11.36%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) Hadoop
2 19 (43.18%) MongoDB
3 13 (29.55%) Pentaho
4 12 (27.27%) NoSQL
5 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (22.73%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (20.45%) Apache Hive
6 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
9 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
9 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
9 5 (11.36%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (11.36%) DataStage
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (6.82%) HBase
10 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (4.55%) Data Mart
12 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 11 (25.00%) Selenium
4 9 (20.45%) Cucumber
5 8 (18.18%) WatiN
5 8 (18.18%) TeamCity
5 8 (18.18%) Subversion
5 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 8 (18.18%) MSBuild
5 8 (18.18%) SpecFlow
5 8 (18.18%) GitLab
6 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
6 7 (15.91%) Maven
7 5 (11.36%) Mockito
8 4 (9.09%) TestNG
8 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
8 4 (9.09%) JUnit
8 4 (9.09%) Gradle
9 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Java Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Senior Developer
3 8 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Designer
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Big Data Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Technology Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Data Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Data Integration Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 16 (36.36%) Spring
2 13 (29.55%) jQuery
2 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
3 10 (22.73%) Web Services
3 10 (22.73%) Middleware
4 9 (20.45%) XML
4 9 (20.45%) CSS
4 9 (20.45%) HTML
4 9 (20.45%) HTML5
5 8 (18.18%) LINQ
5 8 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 8 (18.18%) NHibernate
5 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 8 (18.18%) .NET
5 8 (18.18%) SOAP
5 8 (18.18%) XSD
5 8 (18.18%) XSLT
5 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
5 8 (18.18%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Data Integration
2 15 (34.09%) Open Source
3 5 (11.36%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.27%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) UNIX
3 5 (11.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) MapReduce
3 12 (27.27%) Analytics
3 12 (27.27%) ETL
4 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (22.73%) Data Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
6 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Quality Management
6 8 (18.18%) Software Delivery
7 7 (15.91%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.64%) Waterfall
9 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
9 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (11.36%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (11.36%) TDD
10 4 (9.09%) Data Management
10 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (43.18%) SQL
2 18 (40.91%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 17 (38.64%) Python
4 16 (36.36%) PHP
5 13 (29.55%) PL/SQL
6 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Ruby
7 8 (18.18%) C#
8 6 (13.64%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) R
9 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (9.09%) Docker
3 3 (6.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Puppet
2 8 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (9.09%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Oracle
2 13 (29.55%) Talend
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.18%) Informatica
4 8 (18.18%) TIBCO
5 6 (13.64%) Business Objects
5 6 (13.64%) SAP
6 5 (11.36%) Cognos
6 5 (11.36%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (11.36%) Veritas
6 5 (11.36%) VMware
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
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