The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 258 462 488
Rank change year-on-year
+204 +26
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1256 485 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.07% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.44% 1.42% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1111 425 421
Average salary £63,500 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.45% -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
36548 34054 36604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.06% 31.28% 31.04%
Number of salaries quoted 31276 29384 32278
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%

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 24 July 2014 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 24 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
England +219 1214 £65,000 +17.11% 119
London +179 941 £65,000 +8.33% 82
City of London +131 225 £72,500 +18.36% 26
South East +36 120 £53,750 +2.38% 12
Surrey +63 63 £52,500 - 6
Guildford +44 43 £47,500 - 4
South West +13 43 £52,500 +31.25% 5
North West +4 33 £45,000 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -17 32 £42,500 +77.08% 3
Leeds -21 29 £42,500 +77.08% 2
West Yorkshire -31 29 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Manchester +5 21 £40,000 -26.60% 2
East of England -6 21 £50,000 - 8
Bristol +14 18 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Brighton - 18 £60,000 -
East Sussex - 18 £60,000 -
East Midlands +2 14 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 13 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Oxfordshire -1 13 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Scotland -41 13 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Dorset +1 9 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Bournemouth -7 9 £52,500 +16.66%
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Hampshire +2 8 £48,750 -2.50%
Berkshire -5 8 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Hertfordshire -14 8 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Gloucestershire 0 7 £47,575 +18.93% 1
Cheshire - 7 £58,750 -
Nottinghamshire +7 6 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Oxford +6 6 £70,000 +30.23% 1

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1783 (69.81%) Big Data
2 1688 (66.09%) Java
3 851 (33.32%) NoSQL
4 718 (28.11%) SQL
5 691 (27.06%) Analytics
6 683 (26.74%) MongoDB
7 661 (25.88%) Python
8 627 (24.55%) Linux
9 619 (24.24%) MapReduce
10 600 (23.49%) Apache Hive
11 537 (21.03%) Degree
12 522 (20.44%) Computer Science
13 494 (19.34%) Apache Cassandra
14 493 (19.30%) Finance
15 491 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
16 486 (19.03%) MySQL
17 472 (18.48%) Business Intelligence
18 470 (18.40%) HTML
19 468 (18.32%) Oracle
20 430 (16.84%) TDD
21 404 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
22 402 (15.74%) R
23 398 (15.58%) JavaScript
24 383 (15.00%) Software Engineering
25 379 (14.84%) OO
26 357 (13.98%) Spring
27 352 (13.78%) ETL
28 345 (13.51%) C#
29 342 (13.39%) C++
30 335 (13.12%) Scala

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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
1 258 (10.10%) Apache Pig
2 197 (7.71%) SAS
3 191 (7.48%) Apache
4 102 (3.99%) Tomcat
5 94 (3.68%) Elasticsearch
6 79 (3.09%) Apache Solr
7 77 (3.01%) Oracle Coherence
8 64 (2.51%) WebLogic
9 58 (2.27%) WebSphere
10 55 (2.15%) Node.js
11 32 (1.25%) IIS
12 27 (1.06%) nginx
13 20 (0.78%) SharePoint
14 19 (0.74%) GlassFish
14 19 (0.74%) Jetty
15 17 (0.67%) OpenStack
16 15 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 14 (0.55%) CloudStack
17 14 (0.55%) GemFire
18 11 (0.43%) Escenic
Applications
1 118 (4.62%) SPSS
2 81 (3.17%) MS Excel
3 35 (1.37%) CPLEX
4 15 (0.59%) Mathematica
5 13 (0.51%) PowerPivot
6 12 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.47%) MS Office
7 10 (0.39%) Weka
7 10 (0.39%) Mingle
7 10 (0.39%) Stata
8 8 (0.31%) FastStats
9 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.12%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.12%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (0.63%) SAP InfiniteInsight
1 16 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (0.59%) RMDS
3 11 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 10 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.35%) HFM
5 9 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
6 8 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
7 6 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
8 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.16%) SiteCatalyst
10 3 (0.12%) SAP MDM
11 2 (0.078%) Magento
11 2 (0.078%) Oracle BPM
11 2 (0.078%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 167 (6.54%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (4.03%) Cloud Computing
3 78 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
4 66 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 57 (2.23%) Amazon EMR
6 40 (1.57%) SaaS
7 37 (1.45%) Amazon S3
8 33 (1.29%) PaaS
9 14 (0.55%) IaaS
10 12 (0.47%) ElastiCache
11 11 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.39%) Google App Engine
13 5 (0.20%) Joyent
14 4 (0.16%) GitHub
15 3 (0.12%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.12%) Heroku
15 3 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
16 1 (0.039%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.039%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.68%) SAN
2 92 (3.60%) HTTP
3 86 (3.37%) Internet
4 65 (2.55%) WAN
5 61 (2.39%) LAN
6 32 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 24 (0.94%) NAS
8 21 (0.82%) Kerberos
9 17 (0.67%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (0.63%) LDAP
10 16 (0.63%) Multicast
11 15 (0.59%) DNS
12 14 (0.55%) FCoE
13 10 (0.39%) VoIP
14 9 (0.35%) SSL
14 9 (0.35%) SNMP
14 9 (0.35%) Firewall
15 8 (0.31%) VPN
16 6 (0.23%) SSH
16 6 (0.23%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1783 (69.81%) Big Data
2 851 (33.32%) NoSQL
3 683 (26.74%) MongoDB
4 600 (23.49%) Apache Hive
5 494 (19.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 486 (19.03%) MySQL
7 404 (15.82%) Data Warehouse
8 334 (13.08%) HBase
9 304 (11.90%) SQL Server
10 251 (9.83%) Relational Database
11 222 (8.69%) Data Mining
12 201 (7.87%) Mahout
13 196 (7.67%) Redis
14 161 (6.30%) QlikView
15 133 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
16 119 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 114 (4.46%) Couchbase
18 108 (4.23%) Impala
19 97 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 93 (3.64%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 216 (8.46%) Git (software)
2 187 (7.32%) Maven
3 124 (4.86%) JUnit
4 102 (3.99%) Eclipse
5 90 (3.52%) Jenkins
6 74 (2.90%) Ant
7 58 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
7 58 (2.27%) Subversion
8 56 (2.19%) YourKit
9 54 (2.11%) Selenium
10 40 (1.57%) Cucumber
11 37 (1.45%) Hudson
12 36 (1.41%) SpecFlow
13 30 (1.17%) Mercurial
14 24 (0.94%) JIRA
15 23 (0.90%) Mockito
16 22 (0.86%) TeamCity
17 21 (0.82%) Visual Studio
18 20 (0.78%) NUnit
19 19 (0.74%) Moq
General
1 493 (19.30%) Finance
2 181 (7.09%) Marketing
3 170 (6.66%) Games
4 152 (5.95%) Advertising
5 144 (5.64%) Banking
6 143 (5.60%) Retail
7 72 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 56 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 39 (1.53%) Law
10 33 (1.29%) Front Office
11 22 (0.86%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.67%) Publishing
12 17 (0.67%) Legal
13 16 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 11 (0.43%) Billing
15 7 (0.27%) Online Betting
15 7 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.27%) German Language
16 5 (0.20%) iGaming
17 4 (0.16%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1081 (42.33%) Developer
2 573 (22.44%) Java Developer
3 398 (15.58%) Architect
4 247 (9.67%) Senior Developer
5 243 (9.51%) Data Scientist
6 208 (8.14%) Software Engineer
7 179 (7.01%) Software Developer
8 177 (6.93%) Consultant
9 151 (5.91%) Data Architect
10 132 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 112 (4.39%) Analyst
12 92 (3.60%) Big Data Architect
13 76 (2.98%) Lead Developer
14 75 (2.94%) Administrator
15 68 (2.66%) Data Analyst
16 66 (2.58%) DevOps Engineer
17 65 (2.55%) Senior Architect
18 63 (2.47%) Java Architect
19 61 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
20 59 (2.31%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 619 (24.24%) MapReduce
2 470 (18.40%) HTML
3 357 (13.98%) Spring
4 276 (10.81%) HTML5
5 246 (9.63%) CSS
6 229 (8.97%) Web Services
7 216 (8.46%) jQuery
8 196 (7.67%) J2EE
9 186 (7.28%) Hibernate
10 167 (6.54%) REST
11 155 (6.07%) .NET
12 152 (5.95%) XML
13 129 (5.05%) SOAP
14 115 (4.50%) Kafka
15 106 (4.15%) JSON
16 97 (3.80%) RabbitMQ
16 97 (3.80%) Lucene
17 96 (3.76%) JDBC
18 77 (3.01%) Middleware
18 77 (3.01%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 522 (20.44%) Computer Science
2 326 (12.76%) Mathematics
3 296 (11.59%) Visualisation
4 291 (11.39%) Open Source
5 225 (8.81%) Statistics
6 139 (5.44%) Data Integration
7 112 (4.39%) Physics
8 96 (3.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 58 (2.27%) Social Media
10 57 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 56 (2.19%) Replication
12 53 (2.08%) Digital Media
13 48 (1.88%) Economics
14 40 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
15 38 (1.49%) Applied Mathematics
16 36 (1.41%) Clustering
16 36 (1.41%) Neural Network
17 33 (1.29%) Online Games
18 31 (1.21%) Grid Computing
19 30 (1.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 627 (24.55%) Linux
2 280 (10.96%) UNIX
3 97 (3.80%) Windows
4 71 (2.78%) Ubuntu
5 66 (2.58%) CentOS
6 59 (2.31%) Android
7 57 (2.23%) Solaris
8 55 (2.15%) Apple iOS
9 52 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 44 (1.72%) Debian
11 20 (0.78%) AIX
12 14 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (0.47%) MVS
14 11 (0.43%) SUSE
15 4 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
15 4 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.078%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (27.06%) Analytics
2 491 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
3 472 (18.48%) Business Intelligence
4 430 (16.84%) TDD
5 383 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 379 (14.84%) OO
7 352 (13.78%) ETL
8 318 (12.45%) Multithreading
9 244 (9.55%) Scrum
10 217 (8.50%) Data Modelling
11 215 (8.42%) Data Analysis
12 203 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
13 198 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
14 160 (6.26%) Machine Learning
15 159 (6.23%) OOP
16 152 (5.95%) E-Commerce
17 145 (5.68%) MVC
18 134 (5.25%) Data Management
19 121 (4.74%) DevOps
20 118 (4.62%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1688 (66.09%) Java
2 718 (28.11%) SQL
3 661 (25.88%) Python
4 402 (15.74%) R
5 398 (15.58%) JavaScript
6 345 (13.51%) C#
7 342 (13.39%) C++
8 335 (13.12%) Scala
9 220 (8.61%) Ruby
10 193 (7.56%) Bash Shell
11 177 (6.93%) PHP
12 166 (6.50%) MATLAB
13 161 (6.30%) Perl
14 94 (3.68%) C
15 87 (3.41%) Clojure
16 63 (2.47%) T-SQL
17 49 (1.92%) Groovy
17 49 (1.92%) PL/SQL
18 48 (1.88%) F#
19 41 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 537 (21.03%) Degree
2 194 (7.60%) PhD
3 71 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 13 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.43%) RHCE
6 11 (0.43%) Linux+ Certification
6 11 (0.43%) LPIC
7 7 (0.27%) OCP
7 7 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (0.27%) VTSP
8 6 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.23%) SAS Certification
8 6 (0.23%) ISEB
9 5 (0.20%) MCITP
10 4 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.16%) HNC
10 4 (0.16%) HND
11 3 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (4.03%) QA
2 31 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.12%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.078%) COBIT
6 1 (0.039%) SLA
System Software
1 106 (4.15%) HDFS
2 69 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
2 69 (2.70%) Apache Flume
3 41 (1.61%) NFS
4 37 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 29 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (0.90%) KVM
6 23 (0.90%) Xen
7 14 (0.55%) SRDF
8 12 (0.47%) Postfix
9 11 (0.43%) Sendmail
10 8 (0.31%) VirtualBox
11 7 (0.27%) XenServer
12 5 (0.20%) Varnish
12 5 (0.20%) Hyper-V
13 3 (0.12%) zsh
13 3 (0.12%) GPFS
14 2 (0.078%) Snort
14 2 (0.078%) Docker
15 1 (0.039%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 193 (7.56%) Puppet
2 181 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.96%) Oozie
4 46 (1.80%) Nagios
5 36 (1.41%) Ambari
6 32 (1.25%) ZABBIX
7 17 (0.67%) Salt
8 14 (0.55%) Cacti
8 14 (0.55%) Opsview
9 13 (0.51%) Vagrant
9 13 (0.51%) Ganglia
10 7 (0.27%) Munin
11 6 (0.23%) Ansible
12 5 (0.20%) Capistrano
12 5 (0.20%) CFEngine
13 4 (0.16%) MOM
14 3 (0.12%) Red Hat Satellite
14 3 (0.12%) SCCM
14 3 (0.12%) Data Guard
15 2 (0.078%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 468 (18.32%) Oracle
2 232 (9.08%) Google
3 166 (6.50%) Microsoft
4 159 (6.23%) Facebook
5 127 (4.97%) Tableau
6 111 (4.35%) Teradata
7 86 (3.37%) IBM
8 78 (3.05%) Cisco
9 73 (2.86%) Cognos
10 71 (2.78%) Business Objects
11 69 (2.70%) Netezza
12 68 (2.66%) Red Hat
13 67 (2.62%) JBoss
14 65 (2.55%) Sybase
15 64 (2.51%) SAP
16 59 (2.31%) Intel
17 58 (2.27%) Talend
18 53 (2.08%) Cloudera
19 52 (2.04%) Hortonworks
20 46 (1.80%) Informatica
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 44 minutes ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
KDR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Steria
Salary: £70k - £90k + 15% Benefits Dependant on Experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £80,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £48000 - £68000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday