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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 223 271 470
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +199
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1487 1249 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.36% 1.07% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.38% 3.42% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1099 432
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
33974 36468 34162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.00% 31.14% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 28653 31146 29435
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 July 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 July 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 +44 1433 £63,500 -2.30% 197
London +35 1044 £67,500 +3.84% 125
City of London +41 245 £67,500 -6.89% 29
South East +24 143 £50,500 -3.80% 24
Yorkshire +41 71 £47,500 +11.76% 11
West Yorkshire +39 63 £47,500 +11.76% 9
North West +20 56 £48,000 +6.66% 9
Surrey +10 56 £47,500 -5.00% 13
South West -13 41 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Berkshire +40 38 £45,000 -7.69% 6
Manchester +28 36 £48,000 +20.00% 8
Scotland +33 35 £63,000 +68.00% 8
Leeds +5 32 £47,500 +11.76% 8
Bristol +2 30 £50,000 +5.26% 3
West Midlands +27 27 £50,000 -23.07% 5
East of England +10 27 £71,250 +42.50% 12
Cambridgeshire +23 23 £72,500 +20.83% 8
Staines - 22 £37,500 -
Reading +18 21 £45,000 -28.00% 2
Edinburgh +16 20 £62,500 +78.57% 4
Hampshire +18 19 £52,500 +10.52% 1
Warwickshire - 19 £50,000 - 3
Warwick - 18 £51,250 - 3
Guildford -21 16 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Bradford - 16 £50,000 - 1
Glasgow +24 14 £61,500 +44.70% 2
Cheshire +7 14 £50,000 -14.89% 1
East Sussex +14 13 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Brighton +13 13 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Canary Wharf - 13 £65,000 -

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 1697 (61.40%) Big Data
2 1410 (51.01%) Java
3 1086 (39.29%) SQL
4 1027 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
5 904 (32.71%) Analytics
6 829 (29.99%) Python
7 822 (29.74%) NoSQL
8 742 (26.85%) Apache Hive
9 732 (26.48%) Business Intelligence
10 712 (25.76%) Finance
11 641 (23.19%) Oracle
12 640 (23.15%) MongoDB
13 626 (22.65%) Linux
14 579 (20.95%) ETL
15 500 (18.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 496 (17.95%) Apache Spark
17 480 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
18 479 (17.33%) Degree
19 469 (16.97%) HBase
20 466 (16.86%) R
21 454 (16.43%) Apache Pig
22 449 (16.24%) Scala
23 448 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
24 438 (15.85%) SQL Server
25 424 (15.34%) MapReduce
26 380 (13.75%) TDD
27 379 (13.71%) Open Source
28 372 (13.46%) Apache
29 371 (13.42%) SAS
30 369 (13.35%) Software Engineering

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 496 (17.95%) Apache Spark
2 454 (16.43%) Apache Pig
3 372 (13.46%) Apache
4 371 (13.42%) SAS
5 322 (11.65%) Elasticsearch
6 207 (7.49%) Tomcat
7 177 (6.40%) Apache Solr
8 103 (3.73%) IIS
9 102 (3.69%) WebSphere
10 94 (3.40%) Oracle Coherence
11 83 (3.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 57 (2.06%) Node.js
13 55 (1.99%) OpenStack
14 44 (1.59%) JBoss
15 40 (1.45%) WebLogic
16 35 (1.27%) Cloud Foundry
17 26 (0.94%) SharePoint
18 23 (0.83%) Mule
19 20 (0.72%) nginx
20 19 (0.69%) GlassFish
Applications
1 137 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 132 (4.78%) SPSS
3 41 (1.48%) PowerPivot
4 32 (1.16%) MS Office
5 21 (0.76%) Weka
6 17 (0.62%) CPLEX
7 8 (0.29%) GNU Octave
8 7 (0.25%) Mathematica
9 6 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.22%) Stata
10 4 (0.14%) Gephi
11 2 (0.072%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.036%) Vensim
12 1 (0.036%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.036%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.036%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 81 (2.93%) RMDS
2 20 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.18%) Odoo
6 3 (0.11%) Hyperion Planning
6 3 (0.11%) HFM
6 3 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.072%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.072%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.036%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.036%) Primavera
8 1 (0.036%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 363 (13.13%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (3.76%) Amazon EMR
3 93 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 87 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
4 87 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
5 58 (2.10%) SaaS
5 58 (2.10%) IaaS
6 54 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
7 50 (1.81%) Amazon S3
8 47 (1.70%) PaaS
9 34 (1.23%) Google Analytics
10 24 (0.87%) Sumo Logic
11 13 (0.47%) OpenShift
11 13 (0.47%) GitHub
12 12 (0.43%) Taleo
12 12 (0.43%) Responsys
13 11 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
13 11 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
14 8 (0.29%) SoftLayer
14 8 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 138 (4.99%) HTTP
2 96 (3.47%) SAN
3 85 (3.08%) Multicast
4 80 (2.89%) LAN
4 80 (2.89%) WAN
5 79 (2.86%) NAS
6 78 (2.82%) Fibre Channel
7 77 (2.79%) FCoE
8 75 (2.71%) Internet
9 57 (2.06%) TCP/IP
10 46 (1.66%) DNS
11 37 (1.34%) Firewall
12 28 (1.01%) AMQP
13 25 (0.90%) iSCSI
14 13 (0.47%) SNMP
15 9 (0.33%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.22%) LDAP
17 5 (0.18%) DHCP
17 5 (0.18%) DSL
17 5 (0.18%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1697 (61.40%) Big Data
2 822 (29.74%) NoSQL
3 742 (26.85%) Apache Hive
4 640 (23.15%) MongoDB
5 500 (18.09%) Apache Cassandra
6 480 (17.37%) Data Warehouse
7 469 (16.97%) HBase
8 438 (15.85%) SQL Server
9 302 (10.93%) Relational Database
10 236 (8.54%) MySQL
11 230 (8.32%) PostgreSQL
12 217 (7.85%) Data Mining
13 185 (6.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 184 (6.66%) QlikView
15 169 (6.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 168 (6.08%) RDBMS
17 150 (5.43%) Mahout
18 145 (5.25%) Redis
19 134 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 127 (4.59%) Impala
Development Applications
1 261 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 199 (7.20%) Jenkins
3 136 (4.92%) Maven
4 113 (4.09%) Talend Open Studio
5 100 (3.62%) JUnit
6 69 (2.50%) Mockito
7 52 (1.88%) Subversion
8 49 (1.77%) Selenium
9 47 (1.70%) JIRA
10 36 (1.30%) Visual Studio
11 35 (1.27%) Yeoman
12 33 (1.19%) Eclipse
13 30 (1.09%) Grunt
14 26 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 26 (0.94%) WebDriver
15 23 (0.83%) TestNG
16 20 (0.72%) SpecFlow
17 19 (0.69%) SoapUI
17 19 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 18 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 712 (25.76%) Finance
2 322 (11.65%) Banking
3 208 (7.53%) Retail
4 185 (6.69%) Telecoms
5 134 (4.85%) Marketing
6 82 (2.97%) Investment Banking
7 64 (2.32%) Games
8 41 (1.48%) Law
9 40 (1.45%) Legal
9 40 (1.45%) Front Office
10 38 (1.37%) Advertising
11 34 (1.23%) Electronics
12 33 (1.19%) Publishing
13 28 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
14 26 (0.94%) Online Betting
15 24 (0.87%) Manufacturing
16 15 (0.54%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.33%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.33%) Billing
18 8 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 977 (35.35%) Developer
2 475 (17.19%) Architect
3 423 (15.30%) Java Developer
4 319 (11.54%) Data Scientist
5 244 (8.83%) Senior Developer
6 234 (8.47%) Data Architect
7 177 (6.40%) Analyst
8 164 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
9 161 (5.82%) Consultant
10 157 (5.68%) Big Data Architect
11 145 (5.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 127 (4.59%) Software Engineer
13 112 (4.05%) Data Analyst
14 106 (3.84%) Big Data Developer
15 88 (3.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 81 (2.93%) Infrastructure Architect
17 74 (2.68%) Hadoop Developer
18 73 (2.64%) Data Consultant
19 62 (2.24%) SQL Developer
20 59 (2.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (13.02%) Spring
2 257 (9.30%) XML
3 256 (9.26%) HTML
4 229 (8.29%) Web Services
5 187 (6.77%) .NET
6 174 (6.30%) REST
7 169 (6.11%) Kafka
8 149 (5.39%) Middleware
9 137 (4.96%) CSS
9 137 (4.96%) jQuery
10 116 (4.20%) XSLT
11 115 (4.16%) SOAP
12 104 (3.76%) HTML5
13 101 (3.65%) Hibernate
14 97 (3.51%) J2EE
15 90 (3.26%) AngularJS
16 88 (3.18%) Lucene
17 85 (3.08%) Rendezvous
18 82 (2.97%) RESTful
19 78 (2.82%) Ultra Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 448 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
2 354 (12.81%) Computer Science
3 269 (9.73%) Visualisation
4 228 (8.25%) Statistics
5 222 (8.03%) Mathematics
6 217 (7.85%) Algorithms
7 184 (6.66%) Data Integration
8 133 (4.81%) Management Information System
9 106 (3.84%) Data Structures
10 56 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
11 55 (1.99%) Neural Network
12 54 (1.95%) Mainframe
13 46 (1.66%) Artificial Intelligence
14 43 (1.56%) Physics
15 40 (1.45%) Replication
15 40 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
15 40 (1.45%) Data Centre
16 39 (1.41%) Grid Computing
17 38 (1.37%) Client/Server
18 36 (1.30%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 626 (22.65%) Linux
2 213 (7.71%) UNIX
3 176 (6.37%) Windows
4 80 (2.89%) Solaris
5 59 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (1.77%) CentOS
7 31 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 27 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
9 25 (0.90%) CoreOS
10 21 (0.76%) Android
11 18 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 15 (0.54%) Debian
13 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.11%) AIX
16 1 (0.036%) Fedora
16 1 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.036%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1027 (37.16%) Agile Software Development
2 904 (32.71%) Analytics
3 732 (26.48%) Business Intelligence
4 579 (20.95%) ETL
5 424 (15.34%) MapReduce
6 380 (13.75%) TDD
7 379 (13.71%) Open Source
8 369 (13.35%) Software Engineering
9 271 (9.80%) Data Modelling
10 236 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
11 220 (7.96%) Scrum
12 213 (7.71%) Data Analytics
13 208 (7.53%) Performance Tuning
13 208 (7.53%) Data Analysis
14 201 (7.27%) Data Management
15 189 (6.84%) DevOps
16 179 (6.48%) OO
17 178 (6.44%) E-Commerce
18 172 (6.22%) Mentoring
19 167 (6.04%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1410 (51.01%) Java
2 1086 (39.29%) SQL
3 829 (29.99%) Python
4 466 (16.86%) R
5 449 (16.24%) Scala
6 363 (13.13%) JavaScript
7 274 (9.91%) C#
8 218 (7.89%) C++
9 211 (7.63%) Ruby
10 190 (6.87%) Perl
11 183 (6.62%) Bash Shell
12 160 (5.79%) PHP
13 117 (4.23%) MATLAB
14 108 (3.91%) Shell Script
15 103 (3.73%) C
16 95 (3.44%) Clojure
17 93 (3.36%) T-SQL
18 68 (2.46%) Go
19 65 (2.35%) PL/SQL
20 53 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 479 (17.33%) Degree
2 98 (3.55%) PhD
3 58 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 24 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 23 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 21 (0.76%) PMP
8 13 (0.47%) MCSE
9 11 (0.40%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.22%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.22%) ISEB
11 5 (0.18%) RHCE
11 5 (0.18%) EMC Certification
11 5 (0.18%) MySQL Certification
11 5 (0.18%) IC3 Certification
12 4 (0.14%) CIMA
12 4 (0.14%) MBA
12 4 (0.14%) CISSP
12 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.11%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (2.86%) QA
2 64 (2.32%) Data Quality
3 25 (0.90%) COBIT
4 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.29%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.18%) SLA
7 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.036%) EMIR
9 1 (0.036%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.036%) Basel III
9 1 (0.036%) MiFID
System Software
1 177 (6.40%) HDFS
2 96 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 94 (3.40%) Docker
4 92 (3.33%) Apache Flume
5 85 (3.08%) VirtualBox
6 82 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
7 77 (2.79%) NFS
7 77 (2.79%) SRDF
8 56 (2.03%) KVM
9 37 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 36 (1.30%) Hyper-V
11 31 (1.12%) Xen
12 12 (0.43%) GPFS
13 8 (0.29%) LXC
14 7 (0.25%) Oracle Clusterware
14 7 (0.25%) Active Directory
14 7 (0.25%) VMware ESX
15 3 (0.11%) Snort
15 3 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 3 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 246 (8.90%) Puppet
2 233 (8.43%) Opscode Chef
3 101 (3.65%) Ansible
4 100 (3.62%) Vagrant
5 52 (1.88%) Oozie
6 48 (1.74%) Nagios
7 44 (1.59%) Graphite
8 40 (1.45%) Mesos
9 39 (1.41%) Salt
10 33 (1.19%) ZABBIX
11 27 (0.98%) Kubernetes
12 22 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
13 18 (0.65%) Oracle Identity Management
14 16 (0.58%) Apache Shiro
15 13 (0.47%) Opsview
16 12 (0.43%) yum
16 12 (0.43%) MOM
17 11 (0.40%) Ganglia
18 9 (0.33%) Data Guard
18 9 (0.33%) Ambari
Vendors
1 641 (23.19%) Oracle
2 267 (9.66%) Tableau
3 233 (8.43%) Teradata
4 227 (8.21%) Microsoft
5 226 (8.18%) IBM
6 207 (7.49%) Informatica
7 170 (6.15%) Cloudera
8 137 (4.96%) Netezza
9 132 (4.78%) Cognos
10 126 (4.56%) SAP
11 116 (4.20%) TIBCO
12 114 (4.12%) Ab Initio
13 113 (4.09%) Talend
14 107 (3.87%) VMware
14 107 (3.87%) Cisco
15 106 (3.84%) Sybase
16 101 (3.65%) Google
17 96 (3.47%) Red Hat
17 96 (3.47%) MicroStrategy
18 95 (3.44%) EMC
Midlands
RP International
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Pension + Medical
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Free Lunches
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90k plus package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Yoh
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday