The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 95 103 88
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.18% 0.18% 0.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.45% 0.51% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £25,000 £57,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-56.52% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Hadoop
South East

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 Kent region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
449 396 411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.86% 35.77% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 419 344 360
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Hadoop
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the Kent region.

Hadoop Salary Trend in Kent

Hadoop
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
2 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Hadoop 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 Hadoop. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Junior
1 4 (80.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Data Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft