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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Hadoop
Rank 213 295 433
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +138
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1617 1093 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.50% 0.94% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.95% 3.04% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 959 514
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
32675 35948 34187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 30.90% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 27599 30320 29476
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +78 1554 £65,000 +8.33% 251
London +69 1111 £67,500 +3.84% 161
City of London +62 244 £70,000 +7.27% 40
South East +55 160 £52,500 +5.00% 28
Yorkshire +46 63 £47,500 -7.31% 6
North West +3 59 £50,000 -4.76% 11
South West +19 58 £55,000 +10.00% 13
West Yorkshire +46 56 £47,500 -7.31% 4
Surrey +25 56 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Manchester +24 47 £48,000 -8.57% 10
Berkshire +51 44 £48,750 -14.47% 8
East of England +27 41 £70,000 +40.00% 15
Scotland +38 40 £63,000 +48.23% 6
West Midlands +22 34 £50,000 -37.50% 12
Bristol +5 34 £55,000 +15.78% 2
Hampshire +41 32 £51,500 +58.46% 1
Leeds +24 32 £47,500 -7.31% 4
Cambridgeshire +32 31 £72,500 +20.83% 9
Warwickshire - 24 £50,000 - 2
Warwick - 23 £50,000 - 2
Reading - 23 £45,000 - 3
Glasgow +26 21 £61,500 +44.70% 2
Edinburgh +7 18 £70,000 +86.66% 3
Staines - 18 £38,250 -
Farnborough - 16 £52,500 -
Peterborough +13 15 £72,500 +38.09% 4
Guildford -12 14 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Buckinghamshire -12 14 £65,000 +36.84% 2
Canary Wharf - 14 £65,000 -
East Midlands +7 13 £70,000 +62.79% 2

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 1852 (63.49%) Big Data
2 1477 (50.63%) Java
3 1185 (40.62%) SQL
4 1077 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
5 943 (32.33%) Analytics
6 925 (31.71%) Python
7 890 (30.51%) NoSQL
8 808 (27.70%) Apache Hive
9 735 (25.20%) Finance
10 731 (25.06%) Business Intelligence
11 695 (23.83%) Linux
12 688 (23.59%) MongoDB
13 671 (23.00%) Oracle
14 594 (20.36%) ETL
15 580 (19.88%) Apache Spark
16 525 (18.00%) Apache Cassandra
17 516 (17.69%) Apache Pig
18 507 (17.38%) HBase
19 506 (17.35%) R
20 493 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
21 483 (16.56%) Degree
22 482 (16.52%) Scala
23 462 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
24 460 (15.77%) SQL Server
25 443 (15.19%) MapReduce
26 425 (14.57%) Open Source
27 423 (14.50%) TDD
28 405 (13.88%) JavaScript
28 405 (13.88%) Apache
29 404 (13.85%) Software Engineering

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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
1 580 (19.88%) Apache Spark
2 516 (17.69%) Apache Pig
3 405 (13.88%) Apache
4 381 (13.06%) Elasticsearch
5 378 (12.96%) SAS
6 207 (7.10%) Tomcat
7 194 (6.65%) Apache Solr
8 102 (3.50%) WebSphere
9 98 (3.36%) IIS
10 87 (2.98%) Oracle Coherence
11 74 (2.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 61 (2.09%) Node.js
12 61 (2.09%) OpenStack
13 49 (1.68%) JBoss
14 40 (1.37%) WebLogic
14 40 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
15 27 (0.93%) Mule
15 27 (0.93%) GlassFish
16 26 (0.89%) SharePoint
17 19 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 133 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 125 (4.29%) SPSS
3 44 (1.51%) PowerPivot
4 36 (1.23%) MS Office
5 15 (0.51%) GNU Octave
6 14 (0.48%) Weka
7 13 (0.45%) CPLEX
8 7 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (0.21%) Mathematica
10 4 (0.14%) Stata
10 4 (0.14%) Gephi
11 2 (0.069%) S-PLUS
11 2 (0.069%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.034%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.034%) Vensim
12 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.034%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 68 (2.33%) RMDS
2 20 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.21%) Odoo
5 3 (0.10%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (0.10%) HFM
5 3 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.069%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.069%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.069%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.034%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.034%) Primavera
7 1 (0.034%) Unica
7 1 (0.034%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 393 (13.47%) Amazon AWS
2 108 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (3.46%) Amazon EMR
4 92 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
5 89 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
6 75 (2.57%) IaaS
7 69 (2.37%) SaaS
8 59 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (1.89%) PaaS
10 52 (1.78%) Amazon S3
11 29 (0.99%) Google Analytics
12 24 (0.82%) Sumo Logic
13 14 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 13 (0.45%) Responsys
14 13 (0.45%) Taleo
14 13 (0.45%) Heroku
14 13 (0.45%) OpenShift
15 12 (0.41%) GitHub
15 12 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
16 10 (0.34%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 136 (4.66%) HTTP
2 90 (3.09%) SAN
3 80 (2.74%) Internet
3 80 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 78 (2.67%) Multicast
5 71 (2.43%) LAN
5 71 (2.43%) WAN
6 70 (2.40%) NAS
7 69 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
8 68 (2.33%) FCoE
9 56 (1.92%) Firewall
10 46 (1.58%) DNS
11 26 (0.89%) iSCSI
12 24 (0.82%) AMQP
13 15 (0.51%) SNMP
14 9 (0.31%) Kerberos
14 9 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
15 7 (0.24%) SSL
16 5 (0.17%) MRTG
16 5 (0.17%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1852 (63.49%) Big Data
2 890 (30.51%) NoSQL
3 808 (27.70%) Apache Hive
4 688 (23.59%) MongoDB
5 525 (18.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 507 (17.38%) HBase
7 493 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
8 460 (15.77%) SQL Server
9 330 (11.31%) Relational Database
10 240 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
11 234 (8.02%) MySQL
12 232 (7.95%) Data Mining
13 191 (6.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 183 (6.27%) RDBMS
15 163 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 157 (5.38%) QlikView
17 155 (5.31%) Redis
18 147 (5.04%) Mahout
19 137 (4.70%) Impala
20 136 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 289 (9.91%) Git (software)
2 226 (7.75%) Jenkins
3 147 (5.04%) Maven
4 110 (3.77%) JUnit
5 93 (3.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 73 (2.50%) Mockito
7 70 (2.40%) Subversion
8 60 (2.06%) JIRA
9 45 (1.54%) Selenium
10 40 (1.37%) Yeoman
11 37 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 29 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 29 (0.99%) Grunt
13 26 (0.89%) WebDriver
14 24 (0.82%) TestNG
15 22 (0.75%) Cucumber
16 21 (0.72%) SpecFlow
17 20 (0.69%) Hudson
18 19 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 19 (0.65%) Ant
General
1 735 (25.20%) Finance
2 346 (11.86%) Banking
3 239 (8.19%) Retail
4 205 (7.03%) Telecoms
5 150 (5.14%) Marketing
6 80 (2.74%) Investment Banking
7 64 (2.19%) Games
8 48 (1.65%) Law
9 41 (1.41%) Legal
10 37 (1.27%) Publishing
11 35 (1.20%) Advertising
12 33 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
13 32 (1.10%) Front Office
13 32 (1.10%) Online Betting
14 30 (1.03%) Electronics
14 30 (1.03%) Manufacturing
15 15 (0.51%) Financial Institution
16 9 (0.31%) Billing
17 6 (0.21%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.17%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1074 (36.82%) Developer
2 512 (17.55%) Architect
3 434 (14.88%) Java Developer
4 321 (11.00%) Data Scientist
5 264 (9.05%) Senior Developer
6 254 (8.71%) Data Architect
7 180 (6.17%) Analyst
8 169 (5.79%) Consultant
9 167 (5.73%) Solutions Architect
10 153 (5.25%) Senior Java Developer
11 152 (5.21%) Big Data Architect
12 130 (4.46%) Software Engineer
13 124 (4.25%) Big Data Developer
14 120 (4.11%) Data Analyst
15 96 (3.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 83 (2.85%) Hadoop Developer
17 81 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
18 80 (2.74%) Data Consultant
19 75 (2.57%) Administrator
20 65 (2.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (13.16%) Spring
2 282 (9.67%) HTML
3 274 (9.39%) XML
4 253 (8.67%) Web Services
5 208 (7.13%) .NET
6 205 (7.03%) REST
7 196 (6.72%) Kafka
8 155 (5.31%) CSS
9 150 (5.14%) Middleware
10 149 (5.11%) jQuery
11 125 (4.29%) SOAP
12 117 (4.01%) HTML5
13 113 (3.87%) XSLT
14 112 (3.84%) J2EE
14 112 (3.84%) Hibernate
15 107 (3.67%) AngularJS
16 105 (3.60%) RESTful
17 91 (3.12%) Lucene
17 91 (3.12%) Java EE
18 78 (2.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 462 (15.84%) Analytical Skills
2 369 (12.65%) Computer Science
3 284 (9.74%) Visualisation
4 264 (9.05%) Algorithms
5 241 (8.26%) Statistics
6 225 (7.71%) Mathematics
7 188 (6.44%) Data Integration
8 123 (4.22%) Management Information System
9 112 (3.84%) Data Structures
10 61 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
11 59 (2.02%) Neural Network
12 45 (1.54%) Mainframe
13 44 (1.51%) Artificial Intelligence
14 43 (1.47%) Physics
14 43 (1.47%) Data Centre
15 41 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
16 40 (1.37%) Client/Server
17 39 (1.34%) User Experience
18 37 (1.27%) Replication
19 36 (1.23%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 695 (23.83%) Linux
2 227 (7.78%) UNIX
3 187 (6.41%) Windows
4 71 (2.43%) Solaris
5 69 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 63 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 58 (1.99%) CentOS
8 53 (1.82%) Android
9 25 (0.86%) CoreOS
9 25 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
10 17 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.31%) Debian
12 7 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.10%) AIX
14 1 (0.034%) Fedora
14 1 (0.034%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1077 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 943 (32.33%) Analytics
3 731 (25.06%) Business Intelligence
4 594 (20.36%) ETL
5 443 (15.19%) MapReduce
6 425 (14.57%) Open Source
7 423 (14.50%) TDD
8 404 (13.85%) Software Engineering
9 284 (9.74%) Continuous Integration
10 274 (9.39%) Data Modelling
11 239 (8.19%) Data Analytics
12 232 (7.95%) Scrum
13 226 (7.75%) Data Analysis
14 210 (7.20%) Data Management
15 201 (6.89%) E-Commerce
16 200 (6.86%) OO
17 198 (6.79%) Machine Learning
18 196 (6.72%) Performance Tuning
19 189 (6.48%) Mentoring
20 185 (6.34%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1477 (50.63%) Java
2 1185 (40.62%) SQL
3 925 (31.71%) Python
4 506 (17.35%) R
5 482 (16.52%) Scala
6 405 (13.88%) JavaScript
7 319 (10.94%) C#
8 249 (8.54%) C++
9 229 (7.85%) Ruby
10 209 (7.16%) Perl
11 200 (6.86%) Bash Shell
12 169 (5.79%) PHP
13 126 (4.32%) MATLAB
14 120 (4.11%) Shell Script
15 112 (3.84%) C
16 95 (3.26%) T-SQL
17 93 (3.19%) Clojure
18 75 (2.57%) PL/SQL
19 68 (2.33%) Go
20 59 (2.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 483 (16.56%) Degree
2 96 (3.29%) PhD
3 84 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 52 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.34%) MCSE
5 39 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 26 (0.89%) CISSP
7 24 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.82%) CCNA
7 24 (0.82%) DV Cleared
8 23 (0.79%) SSCP
8 23 (0.79%) GIAC
9 22 (0.75%) Linux+ Certification
10 19 (0.65%) PMI Certification
11 17 (0.58%) PMP
12 13 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
12 13 (0.45%) EMC Certification
13 6 (0.21%) ISEB
13 6 (0.21%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.17%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.54%) QA
2 62 (2.13%) Data Quality
3 28 (0.96%) COBIT
4 22 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.21%) SLA
7 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.10%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.069%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 187 (6.41%) HDFS
2 101 (3.46%) Docker
3 98 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (3.09%) VirtualBox
5 80 (2.74%) Apache Flume
6 73 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
7 68 (2.33%) NFS
7 68 (2.33%) SRDF
8 54 (1.85%) KVM
9 45 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 37 (1.27%) Hyper-V
11 32 (1.10%) Xen
12 13 (0.45%) GPFS
13 8 (0.27%) LXC
13 8 (0.27%) Active Directory
13 8 (0.27%) VMware ESX
14 7 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 7 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
15 4 (0.14%) Snort
16 3 (0.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 250 (8.57%) Puppet
2 247 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (3.74%) Ansible
4 102 (3.50%) Vagrant
5 66 (2.26%) Oozie
6 43 (1.47%) Nagios
6 43 (1.47%) Graphite
7 42 (1.44%) Mesos
8 37 (1.27%) Salt
9 32 (1.10%) Kubernetes
10 31 (1.06%) ZABBIX
11 29 (0.99%) Hadoop YARN
12 28 (0.96%) Ambari
13 17 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
13 17 (0.58%) Apache Shiro
14 16 (0.55%) Opsview
15 15 (0.51%) yum
16 13 (0.45%) MOM
17 10 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
17 10 (0.34%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 671 (23.00%) Oracle
2 277 (9.50%) Tableau
3 263 (9.02%) Teradata
4 238 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 237 (8.12%) IBM
6 202 (6.92%) Informatica
7 174 (5.97%) Cloudera
8 149 (5.11%) Netezza
9 123 (4.22%) VMware
10 121 (4.15%) Cognos
11 117 (4.01%) SAP
12 115 (3.94%) Hortonworks
13 113 (3.87%) Google
14 112 (3.84%) Red Hat
15 107 (3.67%) Ab Initio
16 105 (3.60%) TIBCO
17 98 (3.36%) MicroStrategy
18 97 (3.33%) Cisco
19 96 (3.29%) Sybase
20 94 (3.22%) EMC
Leeds, Yorkshire
Corecom consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus & benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 + & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, with excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £57,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
West Midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £55,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago