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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Big Data
Rank 81 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 13 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.19% 1.10% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 3.26% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 1
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
437 399 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.91% 33.64% 40.40%
Number of salaries quoted 290 262 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 30 January 2015.

Big Data Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (73.53%) Java
2 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
2 23 (67.65%) Spring
3 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) Open Source
5 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
6 14 (41.18%) Python
7 13 (38.24%) JBoss
7 13 (38.24%) PHP
7 13 (38.24%) Data Integration
7 13 (38.24%) Maven
8 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
8 12 (35.29%) MapReduce
9 11 (32.35%) Finance
9 11 (32.35%) Talend
9 11 (32.35%) Pentaho
9 11 (32.35%) Talend Open Studio
9 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) Linux
11 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
11 9 (26.47%) Ruby
11 9 (26.47%) Puppet
12 8 (23.53%) jQuery
12 8 (23.53%) Java EE
12 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
12 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
12 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
12 8 (23.53%) DevOps

Big Data
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (38.24%) JBoss
2 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (20.59%) Apache
3 7 (20.59%) CMS
3 7 (20.59%) Node.js
4 4 (11.76%) SugarCRM
4 4 (11.76%) Alfresco
4 4 (11.76%) Mule
5 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) NAS
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) SNMP
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) NoSQL
2 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
3 11 (32.35%) Pentaho
4 7 (20.59%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (20.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (11.76%) Apache Hive
6 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 2 (5.88%) Redis
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.94%) MySQL
9 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (38.24%) Maven
2 11 (32.35%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.71%) Selenium
5 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
6 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
6 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 2 (5.88%) Moq
6 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.94%) Gradle
7 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.94%) JUnit
7 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.94%) TestNG
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 3 (8.82%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Architect
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Junior
6 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Business Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Principal Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) Hibernate
1 23 (67.65%) Spring
2 8 (23.53%) jQuery
2 8 (23.53%) Java EE
2 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) PostGIS
4 6 (17.65%) Middleware
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
6 3 (8.82%) .NET
7 2 (5.88%) WCF
7 2 (5.88%) WPF
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) X-Windows
7 2 (5.88%) WinForms
7 2 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) J2EE
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Open Source
2 13 (38.24%) Data Integration
3 4 (11.76%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.88%) NHS
5 2 (5.88%) Clustering
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 4 (11.76%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) MapReduce
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
5 8 (23.53%) DevOps
6 7 (20.59%) SOA
6 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
7 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.82%) Analytics
8 3 (8.82%) OOP
8 3 (8.82%) MVC
8 3 (8.82%) Project Management
8 3 (8.82%) V-Model
8 3 (8.82%) Business Transformation
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.82%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
9 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) Python
3 13 (38.24%) PHP
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
5 9 (26.47%) Ruby
6 4 (11.76%) Perl
7 3 (8.82%) C#
8 2 (5.88%) Scala
8 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
2 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Talend
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Veritas
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
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