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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 62 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -5
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 22 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.46% 1.56% 1.32%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.03% 4.10% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 7
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,750 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +10.52%

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
365 512 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 40.87% 38.07% 42.36%
Number of salaries quoted 209 275 301
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 22 January 2017.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 28 (50.00%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) Analytics
4 20 (35.71%) Hadoop
4 20 (35.71%) Finance
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (23.21%) Python
7 12 (21.43%) SQL
7 12 (21.43%) Data Analytics
8 11 (19.64%) HTML
8 11 (19.64%) Spring
9 10 (17.86%) .NET
9 10 (17.86%) Perl
9 10 (17.86%) Apache Spark
9 10 (17.86%) SDLC
9 10 (17.86%) Apache Hive
9 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
10 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
10 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (16.07%) C#
10 9 (16.07%) JBoss
10 9 (16.07%) CSS
10 9 (16.07%) ETL
10 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (14.29%) Internet
11 8 (14.29%) Linux
11 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 8 (14.29%) Chemistry

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 10 (17.86%) Apache Spark
2 9 (16.07%) JBoss
3 7 (12.50%) Apache Pig
4 3 (5.36%) Alfresco
4 3 (5.36%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Mule
4 3 (5.36%) SugarCRM
5 2 (3.57%) SAS
5 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.07%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
3 4 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.14%) IaaS
3 4 (7.14%) PaaS
3 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 10 (17.86%) Apache Hive
2 10 (17.86%) MongoDB
3 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (8.93%) Sqoop
7 4 (7.14%) Flink
7 4 (7.14%) Pentaho
8 3 (5.36%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (5.36%) HBase
9 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (3.57%) Impala
9 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
10 1 (1.79%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.79%) GIS
10 1 (1.79%) KDB
10 1 (1.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.36%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Maven
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
5 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.79%) Gradle
5 1 (1.79%) Hudson
5 1 (1.79%) JUnit
5 1 (1.79%) PVCS
5 1 (1.79%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.36%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 17 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Big Data Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Lead
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Big Data Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Cloud Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Database Developer
9 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.64%) HTML
1 11 (19.64%) Spring
2 10 (17.86%) .NET
3 9 (16.07%) CSS
4 7 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 6 (10.71%) REST
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.93%) ELK Stack
6 5 (8.93%) Kafka
7 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 4 (7.14%) Middleware
7 4 (7.14%) Node.js
7 4 (7.14%) NumPy
7 4 (7.14%) SciPy
7 4 (7.14%) Web Services
8 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.57%) D3.js
9 2 (3.57%) HTML5
9 2 (3.57%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Chemistry
1 8 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 5 (8.93%) Internet of Things
5 4 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (7.14%) Public Cloud
6 2 (3.57%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.57%) Blockchain
6 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.57%) Market Risk
6 2 (3.57%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Derivative
7 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.79%) Equities
7 1 (1.79%) Robotics
7 1 (1.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Analytics
3 12 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 10 (17.86%) SDLC
5 9 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (16.07%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (16.07%) ETL
6 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 8 (14.29%) Open Source
6 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) Data Management
7 7 (12.50%) MapReduce
8 6 (10.71%) OO
9 5 (8.93%) Business Development
9 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
9 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.93%) Microservices
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.93%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) Java
2 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) Python
4 12 (21.43%) SQL
5 10 (17.86%) Perl
6 9 (16.07%) C#
7 4 (7.14%) PHP
7 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
7 4 (7.14%) Ruby
8 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
8 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) C++
9 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.57%) Scala
10 1 (1.79%) R
10 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) Apache Flume
1 4 (7.14%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) Oozie
2 4 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.14%) Mesos
3 2 (3.57%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Cognizant
2 5 (8.93%) MicroStrategy
2 5 (8.93%) Tableau
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Splunk
3 4 (7.14%) Talend
4 2 (3.57%) Informatica
4 2 (3.57%) Netezza
4 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.57%) Teradata
5 1 (1.79%) RapidMiner
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat