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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 246 243 449
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +206
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1282 1390 555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.19% 1.15% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.77% 3.64% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1098 1215 477
Average salary £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £95,000
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
34022 38206 34398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.48% 31.51% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28727 32853 29816
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +3 1230 £62,500 - 184
London -2 954 £65,000 - 137
City of London +30 172 £65,000 -10.34% 50
South East -27 113 £50,000 - 10
Surrey -1 46 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Berkshire +31 42 £57,500 +15.00% 3
North West +25 41 £50,000 -10.31% 7
Yorkshire +23 38 £49,500 +23.75% 13
West Yorkshire +25 32 £50,000 +25.00% 9
Staines +18 25 £43,750 - 1
Manchester +23 24 £50,000 -10.31% 4
Leeds +10 24 £53,000 +32.50% 4
East Midlands +27 22 £43,750 -12.50%
South West -17 22 £47,500 - 7
Scotland +26 21 £45,000 -6.73% 8
East of England +9 15 £50,000 -14.89% 9
Guildford -21 14 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Northamptonshire - 14 £56,250 -
Glasgow +18 13 £44,500 - 1
Northampton - 13 £55,000 -
Reading +9 12 £65,000 +4.00% 3
Newbury +4 11 £51,250 +2.50%
West Midlands -1 11 £57,500 +35.29%
Cheshire +9 10 £51,250 -6.81% 2
Bristol -1 10 £51,250 +7.89% 6
West Sussex - 9 £52,500 -
Edinburgh +23 8 £47,500 -1.55% 7
Maidenhead +8 8 £52,500 -32.25%
Surbiton - 8 £36,000 -
Warwickshire -13 7 £57,500 +35.29%

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1514 (62.80%) Big Data
2 1325 (54.96%) Java
3 920 (38.16%) SQL
4 873 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
5 785 (32.56%) Analytics
6 712 (29.53%) NoSQL
7 654 (27.13%) Apache Hive
8 640 (26.55%) Python
9 635 (26.34%) Finance
10 590 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
11 562 (23.31%) MongoDB
12 504 (20.90%) Linux
13 499 (20.70%) ETL
14 484 (20.07%) Oracle
15 450 (18.66%) MapReduce
16 417 (17.30%) Degree
17 408 (16.92%) HBase
18 407 (16.88%) Apache Cassandra
19 406 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
20 386 (16.01%) Apache Pig
21 385 (15.97%) R
22 375 (15.55%) SQL Server
23 364 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
24 351 (14.56%) Scala
25 346 (14.35%) SAS
26 340 (14.10%) JavaScript
27 337 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
28 323 (13.40%) Apache Spark
29 319 (13.23%) Computer Science
30 307 (12.73%) Spring

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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
1 386 (16.01%) Apache Pig
2 346 (14.35%) SAS
3 323 (13.40%) Apache Spark
4 242 (10.04%) Apache
5 191 (7.92%) Elasticsearch
6 179 (7.42%) Tomcat
7 97 (4.02%) Apache Solr
7 97 (4.02%) WebSphere
8 90 (3.73%) IIS
9 85 (3.53%) Oracle Coherence
10 74 (3.07%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 56 (2.32%) Node.js
12 43 (1.78%) OpenStack
13 33 (1.37%) JBoss
14 28 (1.16%) SharePoint
15 27 (1.12%) nginx
16 23 (0.95%) WebLogic
17 19 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
18 18 (0.75%) CMS
19 15 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 149 (6.18%) SPSS
2 112 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 29 (1.20%) PowerPivot
4 27 (1.12%) Weka
5 22 (0.91%) MS Office
6 16 (0.66%) CPLEX
7 11 (0.46%) Stata
8 6 (0.25%) Gephi
9 5 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.21%) GNU Octave
10 3 (0.12%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.083%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.041%) Vensim
12 1 (0.041%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.041%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 79 (3.28%) RMDS
2 22 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.12%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.083%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.083%) SAP IS-U
6 2 (0.083%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.083%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.083%) HFM
7 1 (0.041%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 337 (13.98%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (3.36%) Amazon EMR
3 79 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
4 71 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
5 56 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 54 (2.24%) Amazon S3
7 35 (1.45%) Google Analytics
8 33 (1.37%) SaaS
9 28 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 24 (1.00%) PaaS
11 23 (0.95%) IaaS
12 16 (0.66%) SoftLayer
13 11 (0.46%) Sumo Logic
14 7 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (0.21%) Amazon Kinesis
15 5 (0.21%) OpenShift
15 5 (0.21%) GitHub
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
16 4 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 112 (4.65%) HTTP
2 89 (3.69%) SAN
3 78 (3.24%) LAN
3 78 (3.24%) WAN
4 77 (3.19%) Multicast
5 76 (3.15%) NAS
6 75 (3.11%) Fibre Channel
7 74 (3.07%) FCoE
8 61 (2.53%) Internet
9 25 (1.04%) TCP/IP
10 22 (0.91%) DNS
11 21 (0.87%) Firewall
12 19 (0.79%) AMQP
13 17 (0.71%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.33%) LDAP
15 5 (0.21%) SSH
15 5 (0.21%) SNMP
15 5 (0.21%) DHCP
15 5 (0.21%) DSL
16 4 (0.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1514 (62.80%) Big Data
2 712 (29.53%) NoSQL
3 654 (27.13%) Apache Hive
4 562 (23.31%) MongoDB
5 408 (16.92%) HBase
6 407 (16.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 406 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
8 375 (15.55%) SQL Server
9 219 (9.08%) Relational Database
10 211 (8.75%) MySQL
11 206 (8.54%) Data Mining
12 192 (7.96%) PostgreSQL
13 190 (7.88%) QlikView
14 160 (6.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 159 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 138 (5.72%) Mahout
17 129 (5.35%) Impala
18 123 (5.10%) RDBMS
19 120 (4.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 120 (4.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 201 (8.34%) Git (software)
2 149 (6.18%) Jenkins
3 103 (4.27%) Maven
4 95 (3.94%) Talend Open Studio
5 69 (2.86%) JUnit
6 54 (2.24%) Mockito
7 49 (2.03%) Selenium
8 44 (1.82%) JIRA
9 36 (1.49%) Eclipse
10 35 (1.45%) Subversion
10 35 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 34 (1.41%) Yeoman
12 29 (1.20%) Visual Studio
13 22 (0.91%) Ant
14 21 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (0.87%) TeamCity
15 19 (0.79%) SoapUI
16 18 (0.75%) SpecFlow
16 18 (0.75%) WebDriver
17 16 (0.66%) LoadUI
General
1 635 (26.34%) Finance
2 250 (10.37%) Banking
3 160 (6.64%) Retail
4 136 (5.64%) Telecoms
5 125 (5.18%) Marketing
6 77 (3.19%) Games
7 59 (2.45%) Investment Banking
8 43 (1.78%) Advertising
9 41 (1.70%) Legal
10 39 (1.62%) Front Office
11 27 (1.12%) Financial Institution
12 26 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
13 20 (0.83%) Law
14 19 (0.79%) Publishing
15 17 (0.71%) Electronics
16 12 (0.50%) International Banking
16 12 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.37%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.29%) Online Betting
19 5 (0.21%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 837 (34.72%) Developer
2 422 (17.50%) Architect
3 418 (17.34%) Java Developer
4 286 (11.86%) Data Scientist
5 221 (9.17%) Data Architect
6 195 (8.09%) Senior Developer
7 164 (6.80%) Big Data Architect
8 149 (6.18%) Consultant
9 140 (5.81%) Analyst
10 122 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
11 109 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 96 (3.98%) Big Data Developer
13 83 (3.44%) Software Engineer
14 81 (3.36%) Data Analyst
15 69 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 68 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
17 60 (2.49%) Technical Architect
18 53 (2.20%) Data Consultant
19 50 (2.07%) Core Java Developer
20 49 (2.03%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (12.73%) Spring
2 242 (10.04%) HTML
3 234 (9.71%) XML
4 202 (8.38%) Web Services
5 167 (6.93%) .NET
6 147 (6.10%) Kafka
7 143 (5.93%) REST
8 133 (5.52%) CSS
9 126 (5.23%) jQuery
10 117 (4.85%) Middleware
11 106 (4.40%) XSLT
12 103 (4.27%) Hibernate
13 98 (4.06%) SOAP
14 82 (3.40%) HTML5
15 78 (3.24%) AngularJS
16 77 (3.19%) Rendezvous
17 74 (3.07%) Ultra Messaging
17 74 (3.07%) RabbitMQ
18 64 (2.65%) J2EE
19 63 (2.61%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 364 (15.10%) Analytical Skills
2 319 (13.23%) Computer Science
3 230 (9.54%) Visualisation
4 207 (8.59%) Statistics
5 204 (8.46%) Mathematics
6 186 (7.71%) Algorithms
7 142 (5.89%) Data Integration
8 95 (3.94%) Data Structures
9 90 (3.73%) Management Information System
10 60 (2.49%) Neural Network
11 58 (2.41%) Mainframe
12 45 (1.87%) Artificial Intelligence
13 41 (1.70%) Physics
14 39 (1.62%) Social Network
15 38 (1.58%) Grid Computing
16 36 (1.49%) Client/Server
17 34 (1.41%) Replication
18 33 (1.37%) Inversion of Control
19 32 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
20 31 (1.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 504 (20.90%) Linux
2 171 (7.09%) UNIX
3 155 (6.43%) Windows
4 76 (3.15%) Solaris
5 31 (1.29%) CentOS
6 24 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 22 (0.91%) Android
8 18 (0.75%) Apple iOS
9 16 (0.66%) Debian
10 15 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.50%) CoreOS
12 9 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
13 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.083%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.083%) AIX
16 2 (0.083%) Fedora
17 1 (0.041%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 785 (32.56%) Analytics
3 590 (24.47%) Business Intelligence
4 499 (20.70%) ETL
5 450 (18.66%) MapReduce
6 306 (12.69%) TDD
7 283 (11.74%) Open Source
8 269 (11.16%) Software Engineering
9 247 (10.24%) Data Modelling
10 205 (8.50%) Scrum
11 202 (8.38%) Data Analysis
12 201 (8.34%) Data Analytics
13 185 (7.67%) OO
14 181 (7.51%) Performance Tuning
15 165 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
16 156 (6.47%) Multithreading
17 155 (6.43%) E-Commerce
18 151 (6.26%) BDD
19 145 (6.01%) Data Management
20 137 (5.68%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1325 (54.96%) Java
2 920 (38.16%) SQL
3 640 (26.55%) Python
4 385 (15.97%) R
5 351 (14.56%) Scala
6 340 (14.10%) JavaScript
7 245 (10.16%) C#
8 214 (8.88%) C++
9 180 (7.47%) Ruby
10 135 (5.60%) Bash Shell
11 131 (5.43%) Perl
12 125 (5.18%) PHP
13 114 (4.73%) MATLAB
14 96 (3.98%) C
15 92 (3.82%) T-SQL
16 86 (3.57%) Shell Script
17 79 (3.28%) Clojure
18 49 (2.03%) PL/SQL
19 42 (1.74%) Groovy
20 40 (1.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 417 (17.30%) Degree
2 94 (3.90%) PhD
3 56 (2.32%) Security Cleared
4 26 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 24 (1.00%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.00%) PMP
6 13 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.29%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.21%) MBA
10 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
10 4 (0.17%) CIMA
10 4 (0.17%) MCSE
11 2 (0.083%) IC3 Certification
11 2 (0.083%) MySQL Certification
11 2 (0.083%) RHCE
11 2 (0.083%) ISEB
12 1 (0.041%) GCIA
12 1 (0.041%) GCIH
12 1 (0.041%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (3.07%) QA
2 44 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.25%) SLA
4 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.083%) COBIT
7 1 (0.041%) MiFID
7 1 (0.041%) Basel III
7 1 (0.041%) EMIR
7 1 (0.041%) CRD IV
System Software
1 153 (6.35%) HDFS
2 77 (3.19%) Oracle RAC
3 75 (3.11%) NFS
4 74 (3.07%) SRDF
4 74 (3.07%) Apache Flume
5 53 (2.20%) Docker
6 51 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
6 51 (2.12%) VirtualBox
7 28 (1.16%) KVM
8 21 (0.87%) Hyper-V
9 16 (0.66%) Xen
10 15 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 9 (0.37%) Varnish
12 4 (0.17%) Active Directory
13 3 (0.12%) vSphere
13 3 (0.12%) Platform Symphony
13 3 (0.12%) Oracle Clusterware
14 2 (0.083%) LXC
14 2 (0.083%) Snort
15 1 (0.041%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 152 (6.30%) Puppet
2 148 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (2.86%) Vagrant
4 58 (2.41%) Ansible
5 40 (1.66%) Oozie
6 39 (1.62%) Nagios
7 33 (1.37%) ZABBIX
8 29 (1.20%) Salt
9 26 (1.08%) Graphite
10 18 (0.75%) Ganglia
11 14 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
12 13 (0.54%) Mesos
13 11 (0.46%) Kubernetes
14 10 (0.41%) HAProxy
14 10 (0.41%) MOM
15 6 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
16 5 (0.21%) Munin
16 5 (0.21%) Opsview
17 4 (0.17%) Oracle EDQ
17 4 (0.17%) yum
Vendors
1 484 (20.07%) Oracle
2 237 (9.83%) Teradata
3 209 (8.67%) Tableau
4 170 (7.05%) IBM
5 169 (7.01%) Microsoft
6 165 (6.84%) Informatica
7 147 (6.10%) Cloudera
8 115 (4.77%) Ab Initio
9 110 (4.56%) TIBCO
10 108 (4.48%) SAP
11 107 (4.44%) Business Objects
11 107 (4.44%) Cognos
12 95 (3.94%) Talend
13 89 (3.69%) Sybase
13 89 (3.69%) Netezza
14 86 (3.57%) Cisco
15 81 (3.36%) EMC
16 79 (3.28%) NetApp
16 79 (3.28%) Google
17 78 (3.24%) DataSynapse
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Ventula Consulting
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus exceptional benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + brilliant bonuses and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 + 15% bonus + excellent
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £90000 - £115000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, BONUS
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35 000 to £65 000 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35’000 to £75 000 (+seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits, pension, bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 -£85,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago