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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 247 253 440
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +187
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1271 1329 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.11% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.71% 3.55% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1053 1151 493
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £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
34270 37484 35796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.10% 31.42% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28940 31882 30963
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +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 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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 1 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 1 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 -8 1207 £62,500 +4.16% 215
London -5 918 £65,000 +2.36% 165
City of London +17 158 £65,000 -7.14% 52
South East -51 101 £50,000 -4.76% 16
Berkshire +24 50 £62,500 +2.04% 5
Yorkshire +28 42 £46,250 +15.62% 2
South West +4 37 £47,500 +1.06% 6
West Yorkshire +30 34 £46,250 +15.62% 2
Leeds +21 33 £47,500 +18.75% 2
North West +17 32 £50,000 -10.31% 12
Surrey -34 29 £43,750 -23.91% 6
East Midlands +34 27 £47,500 - 1
Scotland +25 24 £45,000 -18.18% 4
Manchester +16 22 £50,000 -10.31% 8
East of England +2 20 £51,250 -21.15% 9
Glasgow +17 18 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Bristol +11 17 £55,000 +15.78% 5
Staines +5 17 £45,000 - 1
Northamptonshire - 17 £55,000 - 1
Reading +6 16 £70,000 +12.00% 5
Northampton - 15 £52,500 - 1
Gloucestershire -11 13 £42,500 -
West Midlands -14 12 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Newbury +10 9 £52,500 +5.00%
Slough - 9 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 9 £55,000 - 2
Maidenhead +9 8 £52,500 -32.25%
South Yorkshire -2 8 - -
Warwickshire -14 8 £57,500 +35.29%
Guildford -32 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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 1512 (63.58%) Big Data
2 1288 (54.16%) Java
3 881 (37.05%) SQL
4 816 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
5 726 (30.53%) Analytics
6 703 (29.56%) NoSQL
7 618 (25.99%) Apache Hive
8 614 (25.82%) Python
9 596 (25.06%) Finance
10 558 (23.47%) MongoDB
11 548 (23.04%) Business Intelligence
12 494 (20.77%) Linux
13 472 (19.85%) MapReduce
14 466 (19.60%) ETL
15 442 (18.59%) Oracle
16 413 (17.37%) Degree
17 387 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
18 373 (15.69%) Apache Pig
19 369 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
20 361 (15.18%) SQL Server
21 357 (15.01%) HBase
22 355 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
23 351 (14.76%) R
24 338 (14.21%) Scala
25 332 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
26 328 (13.79%) JavaScript
27 326 (13.71%) SAS
28 315 (13.25%) Computer Science
29 310 (13.04%) TDD
30 290 (12.20%) Spring

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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
1 373 (15.69%) Apache Pig
2 326 (13.71%) SAS
3 288 (12.11%) Apache Spark
4 200 (8.41%) Apache
5 168 (7.06%) Tomcat
6 156 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
7 80 (3.36%) WebSphere
8 77 (3.24%) Oracle Coherence
9 73 (3.07%) IIS
10 68 (2.86%) Apache Solr
11 61 (2.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 60 (2.52%) Node.js
13 40 (1.68%) OpenStack
14 34 (1.43%) nginx
15 31 (1.30%) JBoss
16 27 (1.14%) CMS
17 24 (1.01%) SharePoint
18 22 (0.93%) WebLogic
19 18 (0.76%) Drupal
20 15 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 151 (6.35%) SPSS
2 92 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 32 (1.35%) Weka
4 23 (0.97%) PowerPivot
5 18 (0.76%) MS Office
6 17 (0.71%) CPLEX
7 13 (0.55%) Stata
8 6 (0.25%) Gephi
9 4 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.13%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.084%) FrameMaker
11 2 (0.084%) GNU Octave
12 1 (0.042%) Vensim
12 1 (0.042%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 66 (2.78%) RMDS
2 21 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.084%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.084%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.084%) SAP InfiniteInsight
6 2 (0.084%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.042%) Odoo
7 1 (0.042%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.042%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.042%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.042%) HFM
7 1 (0.042%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.042%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.042%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 355 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
3 76 (3.20%) Amazon S3
4 74 (3.11%) Amazon EMR
5 69 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 36 (1.51%) Google Analytics
8 34 (1.43%) SaaS
9 29 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (1.05%) PaaS
11 20 (0.84%) SoftLayer
11 20 (0.84%) IaaS
12 9 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
13 8 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.34%) Sumo Logic
13 8 (0.34%) GitHub
14 4 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (0.17%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 93 (3.91%) HTTP
2 72 (3.03%) SAN
3 66 (2.78%) LAN
3 66 (2.78%) WAN
4 63 (2.65%) Multicast
5 62 (2.61%) NAS
5 62 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
6 61 (2.57%) FCoE
7 54 (2.27%) Internet
8 21 (0.88%) TCP/IP
9 20 (0.84%) Firewall
10 16 (0.67%) DNS
11 15 (0.63%) AMQP
12 13 (0.55%) iSCSI
13 10 (0.42%) LDAP
14 5 (0.21%) SSH
14 5 (0.21%) DHCP
14 5 (0.21%) RTP
14 5 (0.21%) DSL
15 3 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1512 (63.58%) Big Data
2 703 (29.56%) NoSQL
3 618 (25.99%) Apache Hive
4 558 (23.47%) MongoDB
5 387 (16.27%) Data Warehouse
6 369 (15.52%) Apache Cassandra
7 361 (15.18%) SQL Server
8 357 (15.01%) HBase
9 248 (10.43%) MySQL
10 207 (8.70%) Relational Database
11 200 (8.41%) Data Mining
12 197 (8.28%) PostgreSQL
13 186 (7.82%) QlikView
14 168 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 162 (6.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 132 (5.55%) Mahout
17 127 (5.34%) Impala
18 126 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 118 (4.96%) RDBMS
20 115 (4.84%) Redis
Development Applications
1 205 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 147 (6.18%) Jenkins
3 97 (4.08%) Maven
4 83 (3.49%) Talend Open Studio
5 57 (2.40%) JUnit
6 48 (2.02%) JIRA
7 46 (1.93%) Mockito
7 46 (1.93%) Selenium
8 42 (1.77%) Subversion
8 42 (1.77%) Cucumber
9 35 (1.47%) Eclipse
10 33 (1.39%) Yeoman
11 28 (1.18%) Visual Studio
12 27 (1.14%) TeamCity
13 25 (1.05%) SpecFlow
14 18 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (0.71%) Ant
16 16 (0.67%) WebDriver
16 16 (0.67%) SoapUI
17 14 (0.59%) NUnit
General
1 596 (25.06%) Finance
2 239 (10.05%) Banking
3 146 (6.14%) Retail
4 144 (6.06%) Marketing
5 123 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 91 (3.83%) Games
7 59 (2.48%) Advertising
8 52 (2.19%) Investment Banking
9 43 (1.81%) Legal
10 39 (1.64%) Front Office
11 27 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 25 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 21 (0.88%) Law
14 17 (0.71%) Electronics
15 14 (0.59%) Publishing
16 11 (0.46%) International Banking
16 11 (0.46%) Manufacturing
17 9 (0.38%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.21%) Multimedia
19 4 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 805 (33.85%) Developer
2 418 (17.58%) Architect
3 406 (17.07%) Java Developer
4 265 (11.14%) Data Scientist
5 218 (9.17%) Data Architect
6 177 (7.44%) Senior Developer
7 170 (7.15%) Big Data Architect
8 141 (5.93%) Consultant
9 130 (5.47%) Analyst
10 101 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
11 94 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
12 91 (3.83%) Big Data Developer
13 76 (3.20%) Software Engineer
14 74 (3.11%) Administrator
15 71 (2.99%) Data Analyst
16 70 (2.94%) DBA
17 61 (2.57%) Technical Architect
18 60 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
19 55 (2.31%) Infrastructure Architect
20 53 (2.23%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (12.20%) Spring
2 221 (9.29%) HTML
3 206 (8.66%) Web Services
4 202 (8.49%) XML
5 163 (6.85%) .NET
6 153 (6.43%) Kafka
7 148 (6.22%) REST
8 133 (5.59%) CSS
9 128 (5.38%) jQuery
10 109 (4.58%) Middleware
11 106 (4.46%) Hibernate
12 102 (4.29%) SOAP
13 83 (3.49%) RabbitMQ
13 83 (3.49%) HTML5
14 79 (3.32%) XSLT
15 77 (3.24%) AngularJS
16 65 (2.73%) ActiveMQ
17 63 (2.65%) Rendezvous
18 61 (2.57%) Ultra Messaging
19 59 (2.48%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 332 (13.96%) Analytical Skills
2 315 (13.25%) Computer Science
3 288 (12.11%) Open Source
4 223 (9.38%) Visualisation
5 196 (8.24%) Mathematics
6 186 (7.82%) Algorithms
7 183 (7.70%) Statistics
8 141 (5.93%) Data Integration
9 86 (3.62%) Data Structures
10 83 (3.49%) Management Information System
11 52 (2.19%) Neural Network
12 49 (2.06%) Mainframe
13 47 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 47 (1.98%) Replication
14 45 (1.89%) Physics
15 42 (1.77%) Social Network
16 34 (1.43%) Grid Computing
16 34 (1.43%) User Experience
17 33 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
18 30 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 494 (20.77%) Linux
2 168 (7.06%) UNIX
3 136 (5.72%) Windows
4 64 (2.69%) Solaris
5 35 (1.47%) CentOS
6 24 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (0.97%) Android
8 21 (0.88%) Debian
9 19 (0.80%) Ubuntu
9 19 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
11 9 (0.38%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (0.21%) Fedora
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
15 3 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.042%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.042%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (34.31%) Agile Software Development
2 726 (30.53%) Analytics
3 548 (23.04%) Business Intelligence
4 472 (19.85%) MapReduce
5 466 (19.60%) ETL
6 310 (13.04%) TDD
7 258 (10.85%) Data Modelling
8 245 (10.30%) Software Engineering
9 218 (9.17%) Data Analysis
10 214 (9.00%) Scrum
11 199 (8.37%) OO
12 187 (7.86%) Data Analytics
12 187 (7.86%) Performance Tuning
13 164 (6.90%) Multithreading
14 160 (6.73%) E-Commerce
14 160 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
15 155 (6.52%) BDD
16 138 (5.80%) DevOps
17 128 (5.38%) Machine Learning
18 123 (5.17%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1288 (54.16%) Java
2 881 (37.05%) SQL
3 614 (25.82%) Python
4 351 (14.76%) R
5 338 (14.21%) Scala
6 328 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 247 (10.39%) C#
8 212 (8.92%) C++
9 193 (8.12%) Ruby
10 126 (5.30%) Bash Shell
11 120 (5.05%) PHP
12 116 (4.88%) Perl
13 109 (4.58%) MATLAB
14 101 (4.25%) C
14 101 (4.25%) T-SQL
15 87 (3.66%) Shell Script
16 74 (3.11%) Clojure
17 43 (1.81%) PL/SQL
18 39 (1.64%) VBA
19 38 (1.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 413 (17.37%) Degree
2 97 (4.08%) PhD
3 58 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 23 (0.97%) PMP
6 21 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 17 (0.71%) DV Cleared
8 8 (0.34%) Postgraduate
9 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.17%) MBA
10 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.13%) CIMA
12 2 (0.084%) MCSE
12 2 (0.084%) ISEB
12 2 (0.084%) MySQL Certification
12 2 (0.084%) IC3 Certification
13 1 (0.042%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.042%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.042%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (3.24%) QA
2 32 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.21%) SLA
4 4 (0.17%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.13%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.084%) COBIT
7 1 (0.042%) EMIR
7 1 (0.042%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.042%) Basel III
7 1 (0.042%) MiFID
System Software
1 169 (7.11%) HDFS
2 73 (3.07%) Apache Flume
3 62 (2.61%) NFS
4 61 (2.57%) SRDF
4 61 (2.57%) Oracle RAC
5 47 (1.98%) VirtualBox
6 42 (1.77%) Docker
7 41 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (0.88%) KVM
9 16 (0.67%) Hyper-V
9 16 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 15 (0.63%) Varnish
11 12 (0.50%) Xen
12 4 (0.17%) Active Directory
13 3 (0.13%) Platform Symphony
13 3 (0.13%) vSphere
14 2 (0.084%) Snort
15 1 (0.042%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 145 (6.10%) Puppet
2 132 (5.55%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (2.73%) Vagrant
4 45 (1.89%) Nagios
5 44 (1.85%) Ansible
6 40 (1.68%) ZABBIX
7 31 (1.30%) Oozie
8 30 (1.26%) Graphite
9 29 (1.22%) Salt
10 28 (1.18%) HAProxy
11 21 (0.88%) Ganglia
12 19 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
13 11 (0.46%) Munin
14 9 (0.38%) Mesos
15 8 (0.34%) MOM
15 8 (0.34%) Kubernetes
16 6 (0.25%) Cacti
16 6 (0.25%) Oracle Identity Management
17 5 (0.21%) Ambari
17 5 (0.21%) OpenView
Vendors
1 442 (18.59%) Oracle
2 216 (9.08%) Teradata
3 183 (7.70%) Tableau
4 168 (7.06%) Microsoft
5 146 (6.14%) Informatica
5 146 (6.14%) IBM
6 129 (5.42%) Cloudera
7 106 (4.46%) SAP
8 101 (4.25%) Ab Initio
9 93 (3.91%) Cognos
10 91 (3.83%) Business Objects
10 91 (3.83%) TIBCO
11 84 (3.53%) Google
12 83 (3.49%) Talend
13 78 (3.28%) Sybase
14 76 (3.20%) Cisco
15 68 (2.86%) DataSynapse
15 68 (2.86%) EMC
16 66 (2.78%) NetApp
17 61 (2.57%) Intel
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tech
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jonathan Garth
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £58000 - £62000 per annum + 5000 flex benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £140000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + car, bonus, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday