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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 227 255 457
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +202
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1446 1344 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.32% 1.12% 0.47%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.19% 3.59% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1200 442
Average salary £62,500 £63,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.57% +10.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,000 £90,000
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
34520 37450 34469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.61% 31.24% 31.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29125 32178 29867
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 £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 2 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 2 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 +34 1392 £65,000 - 250
London +21 1055 £67,500 +3.84% 156
City of London +43 229 £65,000 -16.12% 48
South East +5 136 £50,000 -9.09% 27
Surrey -13 58 £47,500 -13.63% 13
Yorkshire +36 57 £46,250 +15.62% 14
West Yorkshire +40 52 £47,500 +18.75% 13
North West +23 46 £50,000 -31.03% 17
Berkshire +30 39 £52,500 -12.50% 6
South West -20 35 £48,750 -7.14% 16
Scotland +30 30 £52,875 +41.00% 8
Manchester +28 28 £50,000 +33.33% 14
Bristol -5 28 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Staines - 27 £47,500 -
Leeds +13 26 £47,500 +18.75% 11
Reading +19 21 £57,500 -8.00% 2
East of England +14 21 £65,000 +30.00% 8
Edinburgh +20 18 £52,500 +50.00% 6
East Midlands +13 18 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Guildford -24 17 £47,500 - 10
Cambridgeshire +21 15 £75,000 +36.36% 5
West Midlands -1 13 £51,250 +20.58% 8
Glasgow +13 12 £56,875 +33.82% 2
Northamptonshire +5 12 £56,250 +30.81%
Cheshire +6 11 £50,000 -31.03% 1
Northampton - 11 £55,000 -
Bradford - 11 £45,000 - 2
East Sussex +26 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Brighton +19 10 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Hampshire -2 10 £52,500 +10.52% 3

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 1611 (61.75%) Big Data
2 1365 (52.32%) Java
3 1017 (38.98%) SQL
4 945 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
5 865 (33.15%) Analytics
6 765 (29.32%) NoSQL
7 750 (28.75%) Python
8 697 (26.72%) Apache Hive
9 689 (26.41%) Business Intelligence
10 680 (26.06%) Finance
11 593 (22.73%) MongoDB
12 575 (22.04%) Linux
13 570 (21.85%) Oracle
14 554 (21.23%) ETL
15 453 (17.36%) R
16 452 (17.32%) Degree
17 449 (17.21%) Apache Cassandra
17 449 (17.21%) HBase
18 433 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
19 425 (16.29%) Data Warehouse
20 422 (16.17%) SQL Server
21 418 (16.02%) Apache Pig
22 413 (15.83%) MapReduce
23 399 (15.29%) Apache Spark
24 398 (15.25%) Scala
25 380 (14.56%) SAS
26 353 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
27 349 (13.38%) JavaScript
28 343 (13.15%) Computer Science
29 340 (13.03%) TDD

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 418 (16.02%) Apache Pig
2 399 (15.29%) Apache Spark
3 380 (14.56%) SAS
4 321 (12.30%) Apache
5 265 (10.16%) Elasticsearch
6 206 (7.90%) Tomcat
7 148 (5.67%) Apache Solr
8 106 (4.06%) WebSphere
9 105 (4.02%) IIS
10 97 (3.72%) Oracle Coherence
11 87 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 48 (1.84%) Node.js
13 45 (1.72%) OpenStack
14 33 (1.26%) WebLogic
15 32 (1.23%) JBoss
16 28 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
17 27 (1.03%) SharePoint
18 18 (0.69%) nginx
19 15 (0.57%) MQSeries
20 14 (0.54%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 147 (5.63%) SPSS
2 134 (5.14%) MS Excel
3 38 (1.46%) PowerPivot
4 30 (1.15%) MS Office
5 25 (0.96%) Weka
6 19 (0.73%) CPLEX
7 7 (0.27%) Stata
7 7 (0.27%) GNU Octave
8 5 (0.19%) Mathematica
8 5 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.15%) Gephi
10 2 (0.077%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.038%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.038%) Vensim
Business Applications
1 86 (3.30%) RMDS
2 20 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.077%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.077%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (0.038%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.038%) HFM
8 1 (0.038%) Primavera
8 1 (0.038%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.038%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 353 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (3.76%) Amazon EMR
3 85 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
4 80 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 80 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
5 51 (1.95%) SaaS
6 49 (1.88%) Amazon S3
7 45 (1.72%) IaaS
8 39 (1.49%) PaaS
9 36 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 31 (1.19%) Google Analytics
11 15 (0.57%) Sumo Logic
12 12 (0.46%) GitHub
13 11 (0.42%) Taleo
13 11 (0.42%) Responsys
13 11 (0.42%) SoftLayer
14 10 (0.38%) OpenShift
15 9 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
15 9 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
16 4 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 134 (5.14%) HTTP
2 98 (3.76%) SAN
3 89 (3.41%) Multicast
4 84 (3.22%) WAN
4 84 (3.22%) LAN
5 83 (3.18%) NAS
6 82 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
7 81 (3.10%) FCoE
8 64 (2.45%) Internet
9 49 (1.88%) TCP/IP
10 37 (1.42%) Firewall
11 36 (1.38%) DNS
12 25 (0.96%) AMQP
13 22 (0.84%) iSCSI
14 10 (0.38%) SNMP
15 9 (0.34%) Kerberos
16 6 (0.23%) LDAP
17 5 (0.19%) DHCP
17 5 (0.19%) SSH
17 5 (0.19%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1611 (61.75%) Big Data
2 765 (29.32%) NoSQL
3 697 (26.72%) Apache Hive
4 593 (22.73%) MongoDB
5 449 (17.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 449 (17.21%) HBase
6 425 (16.29%) Data Warehouse
7 422 (16.17%) SQL Server
8 250 (9.58%) Relational Database
9 212 (8.13%) Data Mining
10 207 (7.93%) MySQL
11 201 (7.70%) PostgreSQL
12 199 (7.63%) QlikView
13 185 (7.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 182 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 145 (5.56%) Mahout
16 141 (5.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 141 (5.40%) RDBMS
17 134 (5.14%) Redis
18 124 (4.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 225 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 169 (6.48%) Jenkins
3 116 (4.45%) Maven
4 105 (4.02%) Talend Open Studio
5 89 (3.41%) JUnit
6 60 (2.30%) Mockito
7 50 (1.92%) Selenium
8 43 (1.65%) Subversion
8 43 (1.65%) JIRA
9 37 (1.42%) Visual Studio
10 36 (1.38%) Eclipse
11 34 (1.30%) Yeoman
12 31 (1.19%) Cucumber
13 22 (0.84%) SpecFlow
13 22 (0.84%) WebDriver
14 20 (0.77%) TeamCity
14 20 (0.77%) Grunt
14 20 (0.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (0.73%) TestNG
15 19 (0.73%) Ant
General
1 680 (26.06%) Finance
2 277 (10.62%) Banking
3 179 (6.86%) Retail
4 176 (6.75%) Telecoms
5 129 (4.94%) Marketing
6 69 (2.64%) Games
7 67 (2.57%) Investment Banking
8 45 (1.72%) Legal
9 36 (1.38%) Advertising
10 35 (1.34%) Front Office
11 34 (1.30%) Law
12 28 (1.07%) Electronics
13 26 (1.00%) Publishing
14 25 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
15 19 (0.73%) Manufacturing
15 19 (0.73%) Online Betting
16 17 (0.65%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.38%) International Banking
18 9 (0.34%) Aerospace
19 5 (0.19%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 911 (34.92%) Developer
2 440 (16.86%) Architect
3 413 (15.83%) Java Developer
4 327 (12.53%) Data Scientist
5 223 (8.55%) Senior Developer
6 220 (8.43%) Data Architect
7 162 (6.21%) Analyst
8 157 (6.02%) Big Data Architect
9 151 (5.79%) Consultant
9 151 (5.79%) Solutions Architect
10 131 (5.02%) Senior Java Developer
11 102 (3.91%) Software Engineer
12 101 (3.87%) Big Data Developer
13 100 (3.83%) Data Analyst
14 81 (3.10%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 78 (2.99%) Infrastructure Architect
16 61 (2.34%) Hadoop Developer
17 60 (2.30%) Data Consultant
18 56 (2.15%) SQL Developer
18 56 (2.15%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (12.27%) Spring
2 253 (9.70%) XML
3 247 (9.47%) HTML
4 212 (8.13%) Web Services
5 182 (6.98%) .NET
6 159 (6.09%) Kafka
7 153 (5.86%) REST
8 149 (5.71%) Middleware
9 126 (4.83%) CSS
10 120 (4.60%) jQuery
11 118 (4.52%) XSLT
12 105 (4.02%) SOAP
13 98 (3.76%) Hibernate
14 90 (3.45%) HTML5
15 89 (3.41%) Rendezvous
16 83 (3.18%) J2EE
17 82 (3.14%) Ultra Messaging
18 79 (3.03%) AngularJS
19 76 (2.91%) Lucene
20 71 (2.72%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 433 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
2 343 (13.15%) Computer Science
3 267 (10.23%) Visualisation
4 231 (8.85%) Statistics
5 217 (8.32%) Mathematics
6 205 (7.86%) Algorithms
7 151 (5.79%) Data Integration
8 114 (4.37%) Management Information System
9 101 (3.87%) Data Structures
10 63 (2.41%) Neural Network
11 62 (2.38%) Mainframe
12 55 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
13 44 (1.69%) Artificial Intelligence
13 44 (1.69%) Physics
14 41 (1.57%) Social Network
14 41 (1.57%) Data Centre
15 38 (1.46%) Client/Server
15 38 (1.46%) Grid Computing
16 37 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
17 32 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 575 (22.04%) Linux
2 203 (7.78%) UNIX
3 173 (6.63%) Windows
4 84 (3.22%) Solaris
5 46 (1.76%) CentOS
6 38 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 23 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
9 20 (0.77%) Android
10 16 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 16 (0.61%) CoreOS
11 13 (0.50%) Debian
12 8 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.077%) AIX
15 1 (0.038%) Fedora
15 1 (0.038%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 865 (33.15%) Analytics
3 689 (26.41%) Business Intelligence
4 554 (21.23%) ETL
5 413 (15.83%) MapReduce
6 340 (13.03%) TDD
7 331 (12.69%) Open Source
8 308 (11.81%) Software Engineering
9 243 (9.31%) Data Modelling
10 217 (8.32%) Data Analysis
11 211 (8.09%) Performance Tuning
12 203 (7.78%) Scrum
13 202 (7.74%) Data Analytics
14 198 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
15 180 (6.90%) DevOps
16 179 (6.86%) OO
17 170 (6.52%) Data Management
18 163 (6.25%) E-Commerce
19 154 (5.90%) Machine Learning
20 152 (5.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1365 (52.32%) Java
2 1017 (38.98%) SQL
3 750 (28.75%) Python
4 453 (17.36%) R
5 398 (15.25%) Scala
6 349 (13.38%) JavaScript
7 262 (10.04%) C#
8 221 (8.47%) C++
9 185 (7.09%) Ruby
10 174 (6.67%) Perl
11 160 (6.13%) Bash Shell
12 141 (5.40%) PHP
13 119 (4.56%) MATLAB
14 105 (4.02%) Shell Script
15 101 (3.87%) T-SQL
16 96 (3.68%) C
17 85 (3.26%) Clojure
18 63 (2.41%) PL/SQL
19 53 (2.03%) Go
20 50 (1.92%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 452 (17.32%) Degree
2 95 (3.64%) PhD
3 58 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 27 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 25 (0.96%) PMP
5 25 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 18 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.34%) MCSE
9 5 (0.19%) RHCE
9 5 (0.19%) ISTQB
9 5 (0.19%) MySQL Certification
9 5 (0.19%) IC3 Certification
10 4 (0.15%) CIMA
10 4 (0.15%) MBA
10 4 (0.15%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.15%) ISEB
11 3 (0.11%) CISSP
12 2 (0.077%) CISA
12 2 (0.077%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (2.95%) QA
2 53 (2.03%) Data Quality
3 15 (0.57%) COBIT
4 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.19%) SLA
6 4 (0.15%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.11%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.077%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.077%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.038%) MiFID
9 1 (0.038%) Basel III
9 1 (0.038%) EMIR
9 1 (0.038%) CRD IV
System Software
1 163 (6.25%) HDFS
2 85 (3.26%) Oracle RAC
3 83 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (3.14%) NFS
4 82 (3.14%) Apache Flume
5 81 (3.10%) SRDF
6 74 (2.84%) Docker
7 73 (2.80%) VirtualBox
8 47 (1.80%) KVM
9 31 (1.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 30 (1.15%) Hyper-V
11 27 (1.03%) Xen
12 6 (0.23%) Oracle Clusterware
12 6 (0.23%) GPFS
12 6 (0.23%) Active Directory
12 6 (0.23%) VMware ESX
13 4 (0.15%) Snort
13 4 (0.15%) vSphere
13 4 (0.15%) Varnish
13 4 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 218 (8.36%) Puppet
2 203 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
3 88 (3.37%) Vagrant
4 81 (3.10%) Ansible
5 41 (1.57%) Nagios
6 39 (1.49%) Oozie
7 38 (1.46%) Graphite
8 32 (1.23%) Salt
9 28 (1.07%) Mesos
9 28 (1.07%) ZABBIX
10 18 (0.69%) Oracle Identity Management
11 15 (0.57%) Kubernetes
12 14 (0.54%) Ganglia
13 13 (0.50%) Hadoop YARN
14 12 (0.46%) MOM
14 12 (0.46%) Apache Shiro
15 10 (0.38%) Opsview
16 9 (0.34%) yum
17 8 (0.31%) ITRS Geneos
18 7 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 570 (21.85%) Oracle
2 259 (9.93%) Tableau
3 225 (8.62%) Teradata
4 205 (7.86%) Microsoft
5 193 (7.40%) IBM
6 192 (7.36%) Informatica
7 164 (6.29%) Cloudera
8 124 (4.75%) TIBCO
9 122 (4.68%) Cognos
10 116 (4.45%) SAP
10 116 (4.45%) Ab Initio
11 115 (4.41%) Netezza
12 114 (4.37%) Business Objects
13 107 (4.10%) Cisco
14 105 (4.02%) Talend
15 102 (3.91%) Sybase
16 93 (3.56%) EMC
17 88 (3.37%) NetApp
18 87 (3.33%) VMware
19 85 (3.26%) MicroStrategy
City, London
Salt
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Salt
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £43k plus bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, bonus, equity
Posted: 8 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Tesco
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £80k plus bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k-£55k+benefits, progession +package
Posted: 12 hours ago