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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Big Data
Rank 103 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 13 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 1.47% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.43% 3.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Average salary £44,250 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
536 500 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.77% 43.37% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 303 308 183
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (83.87%) Java
2 25 (80.65%) Open Source
3 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
4 18 (58.06%) PHP
4 18 (58.06%) Python
5 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
6 16 (51.61%) Spring
6 16 (51.61%) JBoss
6 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
7 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
8 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
8 14 (45.16%) Data Integration
9 13 (41.94%) Ruby
10 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
11 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
11 10 (32.26%) Node.js
12 9 (29.03%) MapReduce
12 9 (29.03%) Middleware
12 9 (29.03%) MVC
13 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
13 8 (25.81%) XML
13 8 (25.81%) UNIX
13 8 (25.81%) Pentaho
13 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
13 8 (25.81%) jQuery
13 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
13 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (22.58%) SugarCRM
14 7 (22.58%) Alfresco
14 7 (22.58%) Talend Open Studio

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (32.26%) Node.js
2 7 (22.58%) SugarCRM
2 7 (22.58%) Alfresco
2 7 (22.58%) Apache
2 7 (22.58%) Tomcat
3 4 (12.90%) OpenStack
3 4 (12.90%) Drupal
4 3 (9.68%) Mule
5 2 (6.45%) Joomla!
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) NoSQL
2 15 (48.39%) Relational Database
3 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
4 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
4 8 (25.81%) Pentaho
4 8 (25.81%) MongoDB
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
5 6 (19.35%) MySQL
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
8 3 (9.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.23%) QlikView
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.90%) Jasmine
3 4 (12.90%) Selenium
3 4 (12.90%) Maven
4 3 (9.68%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.45%) Mockito
6 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.23%) Moq
6 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
1 7 (22.58%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Java Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Engineer
4 8 (25.81%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Junior
5 3 (9.68%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Principal Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (51.61%) Spring
1 16 (51.61%) Hibernate
2 9 (29.03%) Middleware
3 8 (25.81%) XML
3 8 (25.81%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) Web Services
4 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.90%) PostGIS
5 4 (12.90%) .NET
5 4 (12.90%) Django
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.45%) J2EE
7 2 (6.45%) Java EE
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.23%) WCF
8 1 (3.23%) WPF
8 1 (3.23%) Ajax
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (3.23%) WinForms
8 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (80.65%) Open Source
2 14 (45.16%) Data Integration
3 7 (22.58%) N-Tier
3 7 (22.58%) Clustering
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (19.35%) GIS
5 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.45%) Physics
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (3.23%) NHS
6 1 (3.23%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) UNIX
2 7 (22.58%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Software Engineering
2 9 (29.03%) MapReduce
2 9 (29.03%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 7 (22.58%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
4 7 (22.58%) Functional Programming
5 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) V-Model
7 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Java
2 18 (58.06%) PHP
2 18 (58.06%) Python
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) Ruby
5 7 (22.58%) Scala
6 4 (12.90%) C#
7 3 (9.68%) Perl
8 2 (6.45%) SQL
9 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) JBoss
2 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 7 (22.58%) Talend
4 4 (12.90%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (3.23%) Wall Street Systems
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
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