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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 285 418 463
Rank change year-on-year
+133 +45
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1085 580 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 1.73% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 955 515 459
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,400 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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
35357 33451 36276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 31.50% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29825 28872 31923
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 £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +136 1039 £60,000 +4.34% 127
London +117 758 £65,000 +8.33% 72
City of London +79 183 £65,250 +13.47% 32
South East +5 109 £50,000 - 20
North West -5 53 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Surrey +25 45 £52,500 -2.32% 12
South West +5 36 £48,750 +11.42% 4
Guildford +32 33 £52,500 +5.00% 9
East of England -3 32 £50,000 - 15
Manchester -3 30 £52,500 -5.40% 6
Yorkshire -22 23 £51,250 +113.54% 1
Bristol +13 20 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Leeds -25 19 £51,250 +113.54% 1
West Yorkshire -30 19 £51,250 +113.54% 1
Hertfordshire +8 18 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Cheshire - 18 £53,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire +4 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
East Sussex -6 17 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Brighton -7 17 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Scotland -24 17 £42,500 -21.29% 7
Oxfordshire -9 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 12 £60,000 +20.00% 9
Hampshire -7 12 £32,500 -35.00% 2
East Midlands -4 11 £43,000 -21.81% 2
Edinburgh -30 10 £37,500 -30.55% 4
Northamptonshire - 10 £43,000 - 1
Southampton +17 8 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Gloucestershire +3 8 £47,575 +18.93% 1
Milton Keynes - 8 £50,000 - 1
Oxford -14 7 £57,500 +15.00% 2

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1670 (68.36%) Big Data
2 1582 (64.76%) Java
3 791 (32.38%) NoSQL
4 716 (29.31%) SQL
5 671 (27.47%) MongoDB
6 657 (26.89%) Analytics
7 650 (26.61%) Python
8 638 (26.12%) Linux
9 573 (23.45%) Apache Hive
10 571 (23.37%) MapReduce
11 509 (20.84%) Degree
12 496 (20.30%) MySQL
13 487 (19.93%) Oracle
14 466 (19.07%) Computer Science
15 461 (18.87%) Apache Cassandra
16 459 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
17 443 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
18 440 (18.01%) Finance
19 406 (16.62%) HTML
20 403 (16.50%) TDD
21 393 (16.09%) Data Warehouse
22 392 (16.05%) JavaScript
23 369 (15.10%) OO
24 368 (15.06%) Software Engineering
25 361 (14.78%) R
26 348 (14.24%) ETL
27 336 (13.75%) HBase
28 333 (13.63%) SQL Server
29 328 (13.43%) C#
30 319 (13.06%) C++

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 254 (10.40%) Apache Pig
2 201 (8.23%) Apache
3 187 (7.65%) SAS
4 122 (4.99%) Tomcat
5 97 (3.97%) Oracle Coherence
6 96 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
7 80 (3.27%) Apache Solr
8 68 (2.78%) WebLogic
9 60 (2.46%) Node.js
10 56 (2.29%) WebSphere
11 42 (1.72%) IIS
12 30 (1.23%) nginx
13 27 (1.11%) Jetty
14 25 (1.02%) GlassFish
15 20 (0.82%) OpenStack
16 19 (0.78%) CloudStack
17 18 (0.74%) SharePoint
17 18 (0.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
18 15 (0.61%) MS Exchange
19 12 (0.49%) Escenic
Applications
1 101 (4.13%) SPSS
2 94 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 31 (1.27%) CPLEX
4 14 (0.57%) MS Office
4 14 (0.57%) Mathematica
4 14 (0.57%) PowerPivot
4 14 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (0.41%) Mingle
6 9 (0.37%) Weka
7 8 (0.33%) Stata
7 8 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (0.25%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.20%) FastStats
10 4 (0.16%) MS Project
11 3 (0.12%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.082%) Photoshop
13 1 (0.041%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 18 (0.74%) RMDS
2 14 (0.57%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 13 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (0.37%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 7 (0.29%) Hyperion Planning
7 7 (0.29%) HFM
8 5 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.12%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.082%) SAP MDM
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.082%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 171 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (3.93%) Cloud Computing
3 75 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 58 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 55 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
6 38 (1.56%) Amazon S3
7 34 (1.39%) SaaS
8 30 (1.23%) PaaS
9 18 (0.74%) IaaS
10 13 (0.53%) ElastiCache
10 13 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 11 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.37%) Google App Engine
13 8 (0.33%) Joyent
14 7 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
15 3 (0.12%) Heroku
16 2 (0.082%) GitHub
17 1 (0.041%) Route 53
17 1 (0.041%) OpenShift
17 1 (0.041%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 100 (4.09%) HTTP
2 99 (4.05%) SAN
3 77 (3.15%) Internet
4 76 (3.11%) WAN
5 68 (2.78%) LAN
6 41 (1.68%) TCP/IP
7 27 (1.11%) NAS
8 23 (0.94%) Kerberos
9 20 (0.82%) LDAP
10 19 (0.78%) Multicast
10 19 (0.78%) Fibre Channel
11 18 (0.74%) FCoE
12 16 (0.65%) DNS
13 12 (0.49%) SSL
14 10 (0.41%) VoIP
15 9 (0.37%) SSH
15 9 (0.37%) SNMP
16 8 (0.33%) VPN
16 8 (0.33%) Firewall
17 6 (0.25%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1670 (68.36%) Big Data
2 791 (32.38%) NoSQL
3 671 (27.47%) MongoDB
4 573 (23.45%) Apache Hive
5 496 (20.30%) MySQL
6 461 (18.87%) Apache Cassandra
7 393 (16.09%) Data Warehouse
8 336 (13.75%) HBase
9 333 (13.63%) SQL Server
10 226 (9.25%) Relational Database
11 191 (7.82%) Mahout
11 191 (7.82%) Data Mining
12 160 (6.55%) Redis
13 156 (6.39%) QlikView
14 154 (6.30%) PostgreSQL
15 127 (5.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 122 (4.99%) Couchbase
17 103 (4.22%) Impala
18 100 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 90 (3.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 200 (8.19%) Git (software)
2 179 (7.33%) Maven
3 118 (4.83%) JUnit
4 103 (4.22%) Eclipse
5 90 (3.68%) Jenkins
6 70 (2.87%) Ant
7 62 (2.54%) Talend Open Studio
8 57 (2.33%) YourKit
9 50 (2.05%) Subversion
10 43 (1.76%) Selenium
11 39 (1.60%) Hudson
12 34 (1.39%) Cucumber
13 31 (1.27%) SpecFlow
14 29 (1.19%) Mockito
15 25 (1.02%) Mercurial
16 24 (0.98%) JIRA
17 19 (0.78%) TeamCity
18 18 (0.74%) Visual Studio
18 18 (0.74%) Log4j
18 18 (0.74%) JConsole
General
1 440 (18.01%) Finance
2 181 (7.41%) Marketing
3 176 (7.20%) Games
4 154 (6.30%) Banking
5 142 (5.81%) Retail
6 130 (5.32%) Advertising
7 70 (2.87%) Telecoms
8 46 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 31 (1.27%) Law
10 28 (1.15%) Front Office
11 20 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 19 (0.78%) Publishing
13 18 (0.74%) Legal
14 16 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.41%) Billing
16 7 (0.29%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.29%) Electronics
17 6 (0.25%) Online Betting
18 5 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 973 (39.83%) Developer
2 501 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 370 (15.15%) Architect
4 224 (9.17%) Senior Developer
5 221 (9.05%) Data Scientist
6 196 (8.02%) Software Engineer
7 165 (6.75%) Software Developer
8 160 (6.55%) Consultant
9 147 (6.02%) Data Architect
10 129 (5.28%) Analyst
11 125 (5.12%) Senior Java Developer
12 97 (3.97%) Administrator
13 93 (3.81%) Big Data Architect
14 81 (3.32%) Data Analyst
15 74 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
16 68 (2.78%) Data Consultant
17 64 (2.62%) DBA
18 62 (2.54%) DevOps Engineer
19 59 (2.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 55 (2.25%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (16.62%) HTML
2 303 (12.40%) Spring
3 236 (9.66%) CSS
4 223 (9.13%) HTML5
5 211 (8.64%) Web Services
6 198 (8.10%) jQuery
7 188 (7.70%) J2EE
8 182 (7.45%) Hibernate
9 152 (6.22%) REST
10 149 (6.10%) .NET
11 142 (5.81%) XML
12 123 (5.03%) SOAP
13 115 (4.71%) Kafka
14 97 (3.97%) JSON
15 92 (3.77%) Lucene
16 82 (3.36%) JDBC
16 82 (3.36%) Spring MVC
17 73 (2.99%) Middleware
18 72 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
18 72 (2.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 466 (19.07%) Computer Science
2 287 (11.75%) Mathematics
3 266 (10.89%) Visualisation
4 263 (10.77%) Open Source
5 198 (8.10%) Statistics
6 132 (5.40%) Data Integration
7 96 (3.93%) Physics
8 85 (3.48%) Artificial Intelligence
9 53 (2.17%) Management Information System
10 52 (2.13%) Replication
11 50 (2.05%) Social Media
12 45 (1.84%) Digital Media
13 40 (1.64%) Economics
14 38 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (1.47%) Clustering
16 33 (1.35%) Applied Mathematics
17 32 (1.31%) Online Games
18 31 (1.27%) Client/Server
19 29 (1.19%) Neural Network
20 27 (1.11%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 638 (26.12%) Linux
2 254 (10.40%) UNIX
3 106 (4.34%) Windows
4 77 (3.15%) Ubuntu
5 64 (2.62%) CentOS
6 60 (2.46%) Solaris
7 54 (2.21%) Debian
8 52 (2.13%) Android
9 51 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 45 (1.84%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.57%) SUSE
12 13 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
13 11 (0.45%) AIX
14 8 (0.33%) MVS
15 4 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
16 2 (0.082%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 657 (26.89%) Analytics
2 571 (23.37%) MapReduce
3 459 (18.79%) Business Intelligence
4 443 (18.13%) Agile Software Development
5 403 (16.50%) TDD
6 369 (15.10%) OO
7 368 (15.06%) Software Engineering
8 348 (14.24%) ETL
9 287 (11.75%) Multithreading
10 247 (10.11%) Scrum
11 219 (8.96%) Performance Tuning
12 216 (8.84%) Data Modelling
13 194 (7.94%) Data Analysis
14 192 (7.86%) Continuous Integration
15 157 (6.43%) OOP
16 156 (6.39%) E-Commerce
17 154 (6.30%) Machine Learning
18 147 (6.02%) MVC
19 127 (5.20%) Data Management
20 126 (5.16%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1582 (64.76%) Java
2 716 (29.31%) SQL
3 650 (26.61%) Python
4 392 (16.05%) JavaScript
5 361 (14.78%) R
6 328 (13.43%) C#
7 319 (13.06%) C++
8 303 (12.40%) Scala
9 224 (9.17%) Ruby
10 189 (7.74%) Bash Shell
11 171 (7.00%) PHP
12 156 (6.39%) MATLAB
13 150 (6.14%) Perl
14 97 (3.97%) C
15 85 (3.48%) Clojure
16 60 (2.46%) T-SQL
17 43 (1.76%) PL/SQL
17 43 (1.76%) Groovy
18 38 (1.56%) F#
19 31 (1.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 509 (20.84%) Degree
2 177 (7.25%) PhD
3 74 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.84%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.57%) RHCE
5 14 (0.57%) Linux+ Certification
5 14 (0.57%) LPIC
6 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 7 (0.29%) ISEB
9 6 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (0.25%) VTSP
10 5 (0.20%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.16%) SAS Certification
12 3 (0.12%) OCP
12 3 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.12%) HNC
12 3 (0.12%) HND
13 2 (0.082%) SSCP
13 2 (0.082%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (3.32%) QA
2 37 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.29%) SLA
4 6 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.20%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.082%) COBIT
System Software
1 112 (4.58%) HDFS
2 74 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
3 72 (2.95%) Apache Flume
4 51 (2.09%) NFS
5 43 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 41 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (1.43%) KVM
8 33 (1.35%) Xen
9 18 (0.74%) Sendmail
9 18 (0.74%) SRDF
10 15 (0.61%) Postfix
11 12 (0.49%) Hyper-V
12 9 (0.37%) Varnish
12 9 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.25%) XenServer
14 4 (0.16%) zsh
15 2 (0.082%) Docker
15 2 (0.082%) GPFS
15 2 (0.082%) Active Directory
15 2 (0.082%) Snort
Systems Management
1 192 (7.86%) Puppet
2 175 (7.16%) Opscode Chef
3 57 (2.33%) Nagios
4 52 (2.13%) Oozie
5 42 (1.72%) Ambari
6 35 (1.43%) ZABBIX
7 24 (0.98%) Salt
8 16 (0.65%) Cacti
8 16 (0.65%) Ganglia
9 14 (0.57%) Opsview
10 11 (0.45%) Vagrant
11 10 (0.41%) Check_MK
11 10 (0.41%) SCCM
12 9 (0.37%) Munin
13 5 (0.20%) CFEngine
14 4 (0.16%) Ansible
14 4 (0.16%) MOM
15 2 (0.082%) HAProxy
15 2 (0.082%) Data Guard
16 1 (0.041%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 487 (19.93%) Oracle
2 192 (7.86%) Google
3 169 (6.92%) Microsoft
4 136 (5.57%) Tableau
5 124 (5.08%) Facebook
6 121 (4.95%) Teradata
7 88 (3.60%) Cisco
8 83 (3.40%) IBM
9 75 (3.07%) Sybase
10 74 (3.03%) Business Objects
11 71 (2.91%) Cognos
12 70 (2.87%) Netezza
13 67 (2.74%) JBoss
13 67 (2.74%) Intel
14 62 (2.54%) Talend
14 62 (2.54%) Hortonworks
15 61 (2.50%) SAP
16 60 (2.46%) Cloudera
17 58 (2.37%) Red Hat
18 57 (2.33%) MapR
Teddington, Middlesex
Bluetownonline
Salary: £60k - 70k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £34000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus / medical /pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 to £80000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £70000 per annum - excellent culture
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Ensighten
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hackney, London
Pivotal
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Hayes, Middlesex
Rackspace
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday