The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop 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
Apache Hadoop
Rank 275 317 393
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +76
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1101 901 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 0.88% 0.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.47% 2.76% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 985 796 614
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31731 32609 36157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.97% 31.79% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27291 27655 32143
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Hadoop
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop within the UK.

Hadoop Salary Trend in the UK

Hadoop
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hadoop over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Hadoop Salary Histogram in the UK

Hadoop
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
England +26 1054 £62,500 +4.16% 146
London +38 795 £65,000 - 102
City of London +38 164 £67,500 +12.50% 27
South East -18 96 £47,500 -20.83% 8
East Midlands - 43 £60,000 - 1
South West -34 34 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Northamptonshire - 34 £60,000 -
Northampton - 31 £60,000 -
East of England +12 29 £52,500 -4.54% 6
Surrey -30 29 £55,000 -31.25% 3
North West +8 28 £51,250 -6.81% 5
Hampshire +7 26 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Bristol -7 26 £47,500 -22.44% 4
Scotland +15 23 £40,000 -27.27% 6
Basingstoke - 22 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire -14 21 £52,500 +17.97% 9
West Yorkshire -7 19 £52,500 +10.52% 7
Berkshire -6 18 £70,000 +43.58% 1
Cheshire - 17 £57,500 -
Leeds -4 16 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Guildford - 16 £51,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -5 14 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Oxford -8 14 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire - 13 £52,500 - 2
Edinburgh +9 12 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Reading +7 11 £70,000 +55.55%
Manchester -10 11 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Suffolk +4 10 £40,000 -42.85%
Glasgow - 10 £40,000 - 2
Ipswich +5 9 £40,000 -42.85%

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1476 (68.81%) Big Data
2 1204 (56.13%) Java
3 700 (32.63%) SQL
4 649 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
5 614 (28.62%) NoSQL
6 565 (26.34%) Analytics
7 525 (24.48%) Linux
8 518 (24.15%) MongoDB
9 503 (23.45%) Apache Hive
10 499 (23.26%) Finance
11 491 (22.89%) Python
12 446 (20.79%) MapReduce
13 430 (20.05%) Oracle
14 399 (18.60%) Degree
15 391 (18.23%) Business Intelligence
16 359 (16.74%) SQL Server
17 357 (16.64%) ETL
18 353 (16.46%) MySQL
19 341 (15.90%) Data Warehouse
20 339 (15.80%) Apache Cassandra
21 317 (14.78%) Computer Science
22 290 (13.52%) JavaScript
23 289 (13.47%) Apache Pig
24 284 (13.24%) HBase
25 282 (13.15%) TDD
26 273 (12.73%) Scala
27 257 (11.98%) R
28 255 (11.89%) OO
29 254 (11.84%) SAS
29 254 (11.84%) Analytical Skills

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 289 (13.47%) Apache Pig
2 254 (11.84%) SAS
3 155 (7.23%) Apache Spark
4 136 (6.34%) Apache
5 130 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 114 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
7 75 (3.50%) Oracle Coherence
8 67 (3.12%) Node.js
9 58 (2.70%) WebSphere
10 57 (2.66%) IIS
11 49 (2.28%) Apache Solr
12 48 (2.24%) OpenStack
13 45 (2.10%) JBoss
14 42 (1.96%) WebLogic
15 36 (1.68%) nginx
16 28 (1.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 28 (1.31%) SharePoint
17 23 (1.07%) CMS
18 19 (0.89%) Drupal
19 13 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 113 (5.27%) SPSS
2 84 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 28 (1.31%) Weka
4 25 (1.17%) CPLEX
5 16 (0.75%) PowerPivot
6 14 (0.65%) MS Office
7 9 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.37%) Stata
9 4 (0.19%) MS Project
10 3 (0.14%) Gephi
11 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.093%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 29 (1.35%) RMDS
2 18 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 14 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.28%) HFM
4 6 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (0.23%) SiteCatalyst
6 4 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.14%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 3 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.093%) SAP Retail
9 1 (0.047%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.047%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.047%) SAP WM
9 1 (0.047%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 194 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (4.01%) Amazon S3
3 68 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 57 (2.66%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 32 (1.49%) SoftLayer
7 29 (1.35%) SaaS
8 23 (1.07%) PaaS
8 23 (1.07%) Amazon EMR
9 16 (0.75%) IaaS
10 13 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.56%) GitHub
12 11 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
13 8 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.19%) Rackspace Cloud
14 4 (0.19%) Joyent
15 3 (0.14%) Office 365
15 3 (0.14%) Amazon Kinesis
16 2 (0.093%) Trello
16 2 (0.093%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 77 (3.59%) HTTP
2 76 (3.54%) SAN
3 51 (2.38%) WAN
4 41 (1.91%) LAN
5 32 (1.49%) NAS
6 30 (1.40%) Internet
7 28 (1.31%) Multicast
7 28 (1.31%) FCoE
7 28 (1.31%) Fibre Channel
8 25 (1.17%) LDAP
9 23 (1.07%) TCP/IP
10 15 (0.70%) VPN
11 13 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (0.56%) VoIP
13 6 (0.28%) RTP
13 6 (0.28%) 3G
13 6 (0.28%) 2G
13 6 (0.28%) Firewall
13 6 (0.28%) Wireless
13 6 (0.28%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1476 (68.81%) Big Data
2 614 (28.62%) NoSQL
3 518 (24.15%) MongoDB
4 503 (23.45%) Apache Hive
5 359 (16.74%) SQL Server
6 353 (16.46%) MySQL
7 341 (15.90%) Data Warehouse
8 339 (15.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 284 (13.24%) HBase
10 173 (8.07%) Relational Database
11 166 (7.74%) QlikView
12 159 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
13 157 (7.32%) Data Mining
14 149 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 146 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 121 (5.64%) Redis
17 109 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 104 (4.85%) Impala
19 82 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
20 81 (3.78%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 147 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 124 (5.78%) Jenkins
3 110 (5.13%) Maven
4 63 (2.94%) Eclipse
5 52 (2.42%) Talend Open Studio
6 44 (2.05%) TeamCity
7 43 (2.00%) Cucumber
8 42 (1.96%) JUnit
9 39 (1.82%) Subversion
10 38 (1.77%) SpecFlow
11 32 (1.49%) JIRA
12 31 (1.45%) NUnit
13 29 (1.35%) CruiseControl
13 29 (1.35%) Rhino Mocks
13 29 (1.35%) Moq
14 27 (1.26%) YourKit
15 25 (1.17%) Selenium
16 20 (0.93%) Mockito
17 19 (0.89%) Mercurial
18 18 (0.84%) Gradle
General
1 499 (23.26%) Finance
2 204 (9.51%) Banking
3 145 (6.76%) Marketing
4 113 (5.27%) Retail
5 104 (4.85%) Games
6 68 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 66 (3.08%) Advertising
8 36 (1.68%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 29 (1.35%) Legal
11 27 (1.26%) Front Office
12 20 (0.93%) Law
13 19 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.47%) Electronics
15 9 (0.42%) Publishing
16 8 (0.37%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.37%) French Language
17 7 (0.33%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.19%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.19%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 742 (34.59%) Developer
2 377 (17.58%) Java Developer
3 346 (16.13%) Architect
4 179 (8.34%) Data Architect
5 164 (7.65%) Data Scientist
6 149 (6.95%) Administrator
7 142 (6.62%) Senior Developer
8 137 (6.39%) Consultant
9 126 (5.87%) Big Data Architect
10 113 (5.27%) Analyst
11 110 (5.13%) DBA
12 80 (3.73%) Senior Java Developer
13 74 (3.45%) Software Engineer
13 74 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
13 74 (3.45%) Big Data Developer
14 64 (2.98%) Data Analyst
15 56 (2.61%) C# Developer
16 53 (2.47%) Linux Administrator
17 52 (2.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 49 (2.28%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (10.86%) Spring
2 225 (10.49%) HTML
3 219 (10.21%) Web Services
4 181 (8.44%) .NET
5 162 (7.55%) CSS
6 151 (7.04%) REST
7 142 (6.62%) Hibernate
8 138 (6.43%) jQuery
9 136 (6.34%) XML
10 101 (4.71%) SOAP
11 100 (4.66%) Kafka
12 83 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
13 82 (3.82%) HTML5
14 79 (3.68%) J2EE
15 69 (3.22%) RESTful
16 66 (3.08%) AngularJS
17 63 (2.94%) Middleware
18 62 (2.89%) ActiveMQ
19 60 (2.80%) Java EE
20 58 (2.70%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 317 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 254 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
3 235 (10.96%) Algorithms
4 221 (10.30%) Open Source
5 175 (8.16%) Visualisation
6 162 (7.55%) Mathematics
7 134 (6.25%) Statistics
8 115 (5.36%) Data Integration
9 85 (3.96%) Data Structures
10 58 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
11 47 (2.19%) Replication
12 44 (2.05%) Physics
13 41 (1.91%) Social Media
14 39 (1.82%) Clustering
15 37 (1.72%) Management Information System
16 32 (1.49%) Neural Network
17 29 (1.35%) Social Network
18 28 (1.31%) User Experience
19 25 (1.17%) Applied Mathematics
20 24 (1.12%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 525 (24.48%) Linux
2 145 (6.76%) UNIX
3 135 (6.29%) Windows
4 49 (2.28%) Ubuntu
5 48 (2.24%) CentOS
6 46 (2.14%) Solaris
7 45 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 40 (1.86%) Android
9 36 (1.68%) Debian
10 18 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.37%) SUSE
11 8 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.33%) Fedora
13 4 (0.19%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.093%) AIX
14 2 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
2 565 (26.34%) Analytics
3 446 (20.79%) MapReduce
4 391 (18.23%) Business Intelligence
5 357 (16.64%) ETL
6 282 (13.15%) TDD
7 255 (11.89%) OO
8 226 (10.54%) Software Engineering
9 207 (9.65%) Scrum
10 196 (9.14%) Performance Tuning
11 190 (8.86%) Data Modelling
12 182 (8.48%) Multithreading
13 179 (8.34%) Data Analysis
14 148 (6.90%) E-Commerce
15 147 (6.85%) DevOps
16 143 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
17 132 (6.15%) Machine Learning
18 114 (5.31%) BDD
19 107 (4.99%) OOP
20 98 (4.57%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1204 (56.13%) Java
2 700 (32.63%) SQL
3 491 (22.89%) Python
4 290 (13.52%) JavaScript
5 273 (12.73%) Scala
6 257 (11.98%) R
7 233 (10.86%) Ruby
8 229 (10.68%) C#
9 218 (10.16%) C++
10 126 (5.87%) PHP
11 113 (5.27%) Bash Shell
12 102 (4.76%) T-SQL
13 92 (4.29%) Perl
14 88 (4.10%) C
15 79 (3.68%) MATLAB
16 78 (3.64%) Shell Script
17 45 (2.10%) Clojure
18 36 (1.68%) Groovy
19 31 (1.45%) PowerShell
20 18 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 399 (18.60%) Degree
2 96 (4.48%) PhD
3 56 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.07%) SC Cleared
5 17 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 10 (0.47%) PMP
6 10 (0.47%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.37%) RHCSA
7 8 (0.37%) RHCE
7 8 (0.37%) Linux+ Certification
7 8 (0.37%) LPIC
8 5 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.19%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.093%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.093%) CISSP
10 2 (0.093%) MBA
10 2 (0.093%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.047%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 1 (0.047%) CISA
11 1 (0.047%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (2.66%) QA
2 29 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.33%) SLA
4 5 (0.23%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.047%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.047%) GPG13
System Software
1 139 (6.48%) HDFS
2 56 (2.61%) Apache Flume
3 41 (1.91%) NFS
3 41 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
4 33 (1.54%) Xen
5 31 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (1.31%) SRDF
7 24 (1.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 23 (1.07%) VirtualBox
9 22 (1.03%) Varnish
10 20 (0.93%) KVM
11 18 (0.84%) Hyper-V
12 12 (0.56%) Sendmail
13 11 (0.51%) Active Directory
14 8 (0.37%) Postfix
15 7 (0.33%) Docker
16 2 (0.093%) Platform Symphony
16 2 (0.093%) vSphere
16 2 (0.093%) vCloud
17 1 (0.047%) Snort
Systems Management
1 143 (6.67%) Puppet
2 114 (5.31%) Opscode Chef
3 67 (3.12%) Nagios
4 59 (2.75%) ZABBIX
5 46 (2.14%) HAProxy
6 42 (1.96%) Salt
7 40 (1.86%) Oozie
8 35 (1.63%) Hadoop YARN
9 33 (1.54%) Graphite
10 32 (1.49%) Ganglia
11 30 (1.40%) Vagrant
12 19 (0.89%) Ansible
12 19 (0.89%) Ambari
13 17 (0.79%) Munin
14 14 (0.65%) Cacti
15 8 (0.37%) Check_MK
15 8 (0.37%) SCCM
16 7 (0.33%) Zenoss
16 7 (0.33%) Icinga
17 5 (0.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 430 (20.05%) Oracle
2 201 (9.37%) Teradata
3 130 (6.06%) Tableau
4 119 (5.55%) Microsoft
5 116 (5.41%) Informatica
6 97 (4.52%) Ab Initio
7 92 (4.29%) Business Objects
8 87 (4.06%) IBM
8 87 (4.06%) Cloudera
9 67 (3.12%) Google
10 64 (2.98%) SAP
11 63 (2.94%) Cognos
11 63 (2.94%) Netezza
12 55 (2.56%) Sybase
13 54 (2.52%) Cisco
14 52 (2.42%) Talend
15 47 (2.19%) Hortonworks
16 46 (2.14%) HP
17 41 (1.91%) Intel
18 39 (1.82%) TIBCO
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £45k - 70k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Highly Competitive Package
Posted: 19 hours ago
Midlands
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
DataSciences Consulting
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Aquent
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum ADDITIONAL BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum Bonus, Travel
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago