The first table below looks at the demand for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 211 218 238
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 36 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.39% 0.093%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.45% 1.06% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 7
Average salary £45,000 £54,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £49,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
- +12.99%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
2489 2640 2862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 34.88% 36.42% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2073 2328 2566
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Hadoop
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Hadoop Salary Trend in the North West

Hadoop
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hadoop across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Hadoop Salary Histogram in the North West

Hadoop
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 22 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Cheshire - 9 £58,750 - 2
Merseyside -1 4 £80,000 +60.00%
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 44 (77.19%) Big Data
2 27 (47.37%) ETL
3 26 (45.61%) Analytics
4 25 (43.86%) Java
5 23 (40.35%) Apache Hive
6 22 (38.60%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (36.84%) MapReduce
8 19 (33.33%) Linux
9 18 (31.58%) SQL
9 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
10 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (28.07%) TDD
11 16 (28.07%) Finance
12 15 (26.32%) Spring
12 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
12 15 (26.32%) jQuery
13 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
13 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
13 13 (22.81%) Data Modelling
14 12 (21.05%) Web Services
14 12 (21.05%) PHP
14 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
14 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (21.05%) Apache Pig
15 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
15 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
15 11 (19.30%) Selenium
15 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
15 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (19.30%) Project Management

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (21.05%) Apache Pig
2 9 (15.79%) SAS
3 7 (12.28%) Jetty
3 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
4 6 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP MDM
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (10.53%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) VPN
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) Big Data
2 23 (40.35%) Apache Hive
3 18 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 13 (22.81%) MongoDB
6 11 (19.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
6 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (17.54%) RDBMS
7 10 (17.54%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (15.79%) MySQL
8 9 (15.79%) HBase
9 8 (14.04%) Redis
9 8 (14.04%) Data Mining
9 8 (14.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (12.28%) Spotfire
11 6 (10.53%) QlikView
11 6 (10.53%) Sqoop
11 6 (10.53%) Triplestore
12 5 (8.77%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Git (software)
2 11 (19.30%) Selenium
3 8 (14.04%) JUnit
3 8 (14.04%) Maven
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.75%) RSpec
5 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Legal
2 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (22.81%) Developer
2 10 (17.54%) Consultant
3 9 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Administrator
5 7 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (12.28%) Data Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Architect
5 7 (12.28%) Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) DBA
5 7 (12.28%) Big Data Architect
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
7 5 (8.77%) Business Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Database Consultant
8 4 (7.02%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) MapReduce
2 15 (26.32%) jQuery
2 15 (26.32%) Spring
3 12 (21.05%) Web Services
4 8 (14.04%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) HTML5
5 7 (12.28%) Spring MVC
5 7 (12.28%) Hibernate
6 4 (7.02%) Apache Avro
6 4 (7.02%) JSF
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) J2SE
7 2 (3.51%) XML
8 1 (1.75%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.75%) .NET
8 1 (1.75%) Akka
8 1 (1.75%) WCF
8 1 (1.75%) WF
8 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
2 6 (10.53%) Open Source
3 5 (8.77%) Data Conversion
3 5 (8.77%) Data Integration
4 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.26%) Social Media
6 2 (3.51%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.51%) Life Science
6 2 (3.51%) Replication
6 2 (3.51%) Clustering
6 2 (3.51%) Taxonomies
6 2 (3.51%) Informatics
6 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 1 (1.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (47.37%) ETL
2 26 (45.61%) Analytics
3 22 (38.60%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.07%) TDD
6 13 (22.81%) Data Modelling
7 11 (19.30%) Project Management
8 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.04%) Data Management
9 8 (14.04%) Data Analytics
10 7 (12.28%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (12.28%) Master Data Management
10 7 (12.28%) BDD
10 7 (12.28%) Data Architecture
11 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
11 6 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
11 6 (10.53%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
11 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.86%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 12 (21.05%) PHP
4 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.79%) Python
6 8 (14.04%) C++
6 8 (14.04%) Perl
6 8 (14.04%) C
7 6 (10.53%) R
8 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 2 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.75%) C#
9 1 (1.75%) Haskell
9 1 (1.75%) Erlang
9 1 (1.75%) F#
9 1 (1.75%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 6 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle
2 7 (12.28%) Business Objects
2 7 (12.28%) JBoss
3 6 (10.53%) Teradata
4 5 (8.77%) Netezza
4 5 (8.77%) Tableau
4 5 (8.77%) Hitachi
5 4 (7.02%) SAP
5 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.26%) Vertica
7 2 (3.51%) RainStor
7 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 2 (3.51%) Hyperion
7 2 (3.51%) Informatica
8 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.75%) Percona
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