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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 299 364 464
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +100
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1030 747 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.70% 0.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.02% 2.20% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 885 689 474
Average salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
34110 33945 36205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.30% 31.62% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28670 29380 31801
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +67 990 £60,000 +4.34% 124
London +44 670 £62,500 - 78
City of London +51 160 £62,500 +8.69% 23
South East +29 117 £48,750 -2.50% 18
North West +36 72 £52,500 -4.54% 8
South West +20 46 £57,500 +27.77% 9
Surrey +19 41 £52,500 +2.43% 13
East of England +11 40 £50,000 - 10
Manchester +3 35 £52,500 -5.40% 8
Bristol +23 33 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Guildford +27 30 £50,000 - 10
Hertfordshire -1 23 £50,000 -16.66% 3
Buckinghamshire +17 22 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 22 £47,500 -
Scotland -6 20 £41,250 -25.00% 5
Yorkshire -26 18 £60,000 +150.00%
Hampshire - 18 £37,500 - 2
Brighton +4 16 £70,000 +75.00%
East Sussex -5 16 £70,000 +75.00%
West Yorkshire -13 16 £60,000 +150.00%
Leeds -11 15 £60,000 +150.00%
Milton Keynes +2 11 £50,000 +2.04%
Oxfordshire -33 11 £42,500 -15.00%
Cambridgeshire -5 10 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Gloucestershire -1 9 £47,575 +18.93% 3
East Midlands -4 9 £42,750 -10.00%
Edinburgh -30 9 £45,000 -18.18% 4
West Midlands -37 9 £80,000 +146.15% 1
Basingstoke - 9 £42,500 - 2
Wales - 9 £37,500 -

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 1612 (67.90%) Big Data
2 1486 (62.59%) Java
3 804 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
4 738 (31.09%) NoSQL
5 707 (29.78%) SQL
6 652 (27.46%) MongoDB
7 651 (27.42%) Linux
8 616 (25.95%) Analytics
9 596 (25.11%) Python
10 554 (23.34%) MapReduce
11 547 (23.04%) Apache Hive
12 519 (21.86%) Oracle
13 504 (21.23%) MySQL
14 501 (21.10%) Algorithms
15 487 (20.51%) Degree
16 445 (18.74%) Finance
17 441 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
17 441 (18.58%) Apache Cassandra
18 419 (17.65%) Computer Science
19 391 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
20 389 (16.39%) JavaScript
21 380 (16.01%) HTML
22 378 (15.92%) TDD
23 372 (15.67%) SQL Server
24 367 (15.46%) Software Engineering
25 362 (15.25%) OO
26 348 (14.66%) HBase
27 334 (14.07%) ETL
28 314 (13.23%) R
29 295 (12.43%) C#

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 232 (9.77%) Apache Pig
2 206 (8.68%) Apache
3 188 (7.92%) SAS
4 144 (6.07%) Tomcat
5 115 (4.84%) Oracle Coherence
6 112 (4.72%) Apache Spark
7 107 (4.51%) Elasticsearch
8 82 (3.45%) Apache Solr
9 76 (3.20%) Node.js
10 73 (3.07%) WebLogic
11 61 (2.57%) WebSphere
11 61 (2.57%) IIS
12 30 (1.26%) SharePoint
13 28 (1.18%) nginx
14 27 (1.14%) Jetty
14 27 (1.14%) GlassFish
15 23 (0.97%) CloudStack
16 21 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 20 (0.84%) OpenStack
17 20 (0.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 101 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 85 (3.58%) SPSS
3 37 (1.56%) CPLEX
4 19 (0.80%) PowerPivot
5 16 (0.67%) MS Office
6 12 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.42%) Mathematica
8 8 (0.34%) Mingle
8 8 (0.34%) Weka
8 8 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.21%) Stata
10 4 (0.17%) MS Project
11 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
11 3 (0.13%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.084%) FastStats
13 1 (0.042%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (0.88%) RMDS
2 13 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (0.51%) SAP InfiniteInsight
4 10 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
4 10 (0.42%) HFM
5 8 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
6 7 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.084%) SiteCatalyst
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.084%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.084%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 173 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 92 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
3 66 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 45 (1.90%) Amazon S3
6 41 (1.73%) Amazon EMR
7 40 (1.68%) SaaS
8 28 (1.18%) PaaS
9 24 (1.01%) IaaS
10 11 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
11 9 (0.38%) Google App Engine
11 9 (0.38%) Joyent
11 9 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 9 (0.38%) ElastiCache
12 8 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
13 6 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
14 3 (0.13%) GitHub
15 2 (0.084%) Heroku
16 1 (0.042%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 107 (4.51%) HTTP
2 106 (4.47%) SAN
3 88 (3.71%) WAN
4 75 (3.16%) LAN
5 69 (2.91%) Internet
6 47 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 34 (1.43%) LDAP
8 31 (1.31%) NAS
9 22 (0.93%) Kerberos
10 21 (0.88%) FCoE
10 21 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
10 21 (0.88%) Multicast
11 19 (0.80%) VPN
12 18 (0.76%) VoIP
13 14 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
14 11 (0.46%) DNS
14 11 (0.46%) SSL
15 10 (0.42%) SSH
16 9 (0.38%) SNMP
16 9 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1612 (67.90%) Big Data
2 738 (31.09%) NoSQL
3 652 (27.46%) MongoDB
4 547 (23.04%) Apache Hive
5 504 (21.23%) MySQL
6 441 (18.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 391 (16.47%) Data Warehouse
8 372 (15.67%) SQL Server
9 348 (14.66%) HBase
10 188 (7.92%) Relational Database
11 172 (7.25%) Mahout
11 172 (7.25%) Data Mining
12 158 (6.66%) Redis
13 156 (6.57%) PostgreSQL
14 153 (6.44%) QlikView
15 127 (5.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 113 (4.76%) Couchbase
17 105 (4.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 95 (4.00%) Riak
19 93 (3.92%) Impala
Development Applications
1 188 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 171 (7.20%) Maven
3 107 (4.51%) JUnit
4 103 (4.34%) Eclipse
5 102 (4.30%) Jenkins
6 59 (2.49%) Talend Open Studio
7 58 (2.44%) YourKit
8 57 (2.40%) Ant
9 48 (2.02%) Subversion
10 41 (1.73%) Hudson
11 40 (1.68%) Cucumber
11 40 (1.68%) Selenium
12 36 (1.52%) Mockito
13 35 (1.47%) SpecFlow
14 34 (1.43%) TeamCity
15 29 (1.22%) Mercurial
16 26 (1.10%) CruiseControl
17 23 (0.97%) NUnit
18 22 (0.93%) JIRA
19 20 (0.84%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 445 (18.74%) Finance
2 177 (7.46%) Banking
3 166 (6.99%) Games
4 165 (6.95%) Marketing
5 133 (5.60%) Retail
6 101 (4.25%) Advertising
7 65 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 42 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 32 (1.35%) Law
10 28 (1.18%) Front Office
11 20 (0.84%) Publishing
12 19 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.76%) Legal
14 15 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.34%) Billing
17 7 (0.29%) French Language
17 7 (0.29%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.29%) Music Industry
18 6 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 904 (38.08%) Developer
2 467 (19.67%) Java Developer
3 361 (15.21%) Architect
4 219 (9.22%) Senior Developer
5 186 (7.83%) Data Scientist
6 181 (7.62%) Software Engineer
7 156 (6.57%) Consultant
8 147 (6.19%) Data Architect
9 134 (5.64%) Senior Java Developer
10 130 (5.48%) Administrator
11 129 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 120 (5.05%) Analyst
13 98 (4.13%) Systems Administrator
14 94 (3.96%) Big Data Architect
15 73 (3.07%) Data Analyst
16 68 (2.86%) DBA
17 66 (2.78%) Data Consultant
18 64 (2.70%) Linux Administrator
19 60 (2.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
20 59 (2.49%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (16.01%) HTML
2 277 (11.67%) Spring
3 242 (10.19%) CSS
4 210 (8.85%) Web Services
5 197 (8.30%) jQuery
6 196 (8.26%) HTML5
7 184 (7.75%) J2EE
8 177 (7.46%) Hibernate
9 174 (7.33%) .NET
10 158 (6.66%) REST
11 142 (5.98%) XML
12 134 (5.64%) SOAP
13 103 (4.34%) Kafka
14 92 (3.88%) Lucene
15 90 (3.79%) JSON
16 83 (3.50%) Spring MVC
17 80 (3.37%) JDBC
18 76 (3.20%) LAMP
19 74 (3.12%) CSS3
20 71 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 501 (21.10%) Algorithms
2 419 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 284 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
4 261 (10.99%) Visualisation
5 258 (10.87%) Mathematics
6 237 (9.98%) Open Source
7 169 (7.12%) Statistics
8 150 (6.32%) Data Structures
9 107 (4.51%) Data Integration
10 91 (3.83%) Physics
11 85 (3.58%) Artificial Intelligence
12 54 (2.27%) Management Information System
13 47 (1.98%) Digital Media
14 46 (1.94%) Clustering
15 44 (1.85%) Replication
15 44 (1.85%) Social Media
16 41 (1.73%) Economics
17 39 (1.64%) User Experience
18 36 (1.52%) Applied Mathematics
19 32 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 651 (27.42%) Linux
2 220 (9.27%) UNIX
3 121 (5.10%) Windows
4 87 (3.66%) Ubuntu
5 73 (3.07%) CentOS
6 66 (2.78%) Solaris
7 60 (2.53%) Android
8 57 (2.40%) Debian
9 55 (2.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 43 (1.81%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.72%) SUSE
12 9 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.34%) AIX
14 6 (0.25%) MVS
15 4 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
16 2 (0.084%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.042%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (33.87%) Agile Software Development
2 616 (25.95%) Analytics
3 554 (23.34%) MapReduce
4 441 (18.58%) Business Intelligence
5 378 (15.92%) TDD
6 367 (15.46%) Software Engineering
7 362 (15.25%) OO
8 334 (14.07%) ETL
9 284 (11.96%) Multithreading
10 241 (10.15%) Scrum
11 232 (9.77%) Performance Tuning
12 199 (8.38%) Data Modelling
13 187 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
14 176 (7.41%) Data Analysis
15 170 (7.16%) OOP
16 147 (6.19%) E-Commerce
17 143 (6.02%) MVC
18 141 (5.94%) DevOps
19 137 (5.77%) Machine Learning
20 121 (5.10%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1486 (62.59%) Java
2 707 (29.78%) SQL
3 596 (25.11%) Python
4 389 (16.39%) JavaScript
5 314 (13.23%) R
6 295 (12.43%) C#
7 291 (12.26%) C++
8 272 (11.46%) Scala
9 244 (10.28%) Ruby
10 169 (7.12%) PHP
10 169 (7.12%) Bash Shell
11 139 (5.86%) MATLAB
12 131 (5.52%) Perl
13 96 (4.04%) C
14 68 (2.86%) Clojure
15 66 (2.78%) T-SQL
16 40 (1.68%) Groovy
17 36 (1.52%) PL/SQL
18 28 (1.18%) Objective-C
18 28 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 487 (20.51%) Degree
2 165 (6.95%) PhD
3 60 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 17 (0.72%) RHCE
5 17 (0.72%) Linux+ Certification
5 17 (0.72%) LPIC
6 10 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.17%) ISEB
9 3 (0.13%) OCP
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
9 3 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.13%) VTSP
10 2 (0.084%) SAS Certification
10 2 (0.084%) CISSP
11 1 (0.042%) CISA
11 1 (0.042%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.042%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (3.33%) QA
2 36 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.34%) SLA
4 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.21%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.084%) COBIT
7 1 (0.042%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.042%) GPG13
System Software
1 126 (5.31%) HDFS
2 83 (3.50%) Oracle RAC
3 76 (3.20%) Apache Flume
4 55 (2.32%) NFS
5 54 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 48 (2.02%) Xen
7 44 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (1.77%) KVM
9 22 (0.93%) Sendmail
10 21 (0.88%) SRDF
11 17 (0.72%) Postfix
12 15 (0.63%) Hyper-V
13 14 (0.59%) VirtualBox
14 10 (0.42%) Varnish
15 5 (0.21%) Active Directory
16 4 (0.17%) zsh
17 3 (0.13%) XenServer
18 2 (0.084%) Docker
19 1 (0.042%) Squid
19 1 (0.042%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 196 (8.26%) Puppet
2 160 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (2.91%) Oozie
4 64 (2.70%) Nagios
5 51 (2.15%) Ambari
6 45 (1.90%) Hadoop YARN
7 41 (1.73%) ZABBIX
8 30 (1.26%) Salt
9 20 (0.84%) Ganglia
10 17 (0.72%) Cacti
11 14 (0.59%) Opsview
12 13 (0.55%) SCCM
12 13 (0.55%) Check_MK
13 11 (0.46%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.42%) Munin
15 8 (0.34%) Vagrant
16 6 (0.25%) Ansible
16 6 (0.25%) MOM
17 5 (0.21%) CFEngine
18 1 (0.042%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 519 (21.86%) Oracle
2 159 (6.70%) Google
3 157 (6.61%) Teradata
4 151 (6.36%) Microsoft
5 142 (5.98%) Tableau
6 95 (4.00%) Facebook
7 92 (3.88%) Cisco
8 91 (3.83%) IBM
9 87 (3.66%) Sybase
10 86 (3.62%) Netezza
11 75 (3.16%) Intel
12 71 (2.99%) Business Objects
13 70 (2.95%) Cloudera
14 69 (2.91%) Hortonworks
15 67 (2.82%) JBoss
16 62 (2.61%) MapR
17 61 (2.57%) SAP
17 61 (2.57%) Cognos
18 59 (2.49%) Talend
19 58 (2.44%) Informatica
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 16 hours ago
UK
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus attractive benefits, 30 days ho
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £75000 to £85000 per annum - Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 22 hours ago