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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 284 332 418
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +86
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 1145 901 632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.99% 0.81% 0.55%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.34% 2.52% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 989 812 540
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
34256 35736 37331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.74% 32.19% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29287 30687 33179
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 £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 November 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 November 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 +34 1091 £60,000 - 175
London +32 761 £65,000 +4.00% 118
South East +44 153 £48,000 -4.00% 20
City of London +22 151 £62,500 - 35
Surrey +35 61 £52,500 -25.00% 8
North West +28 56 £55,000 - 11
South West +27 56 £57,500 +24.32% 9
Guildford - 49 £52,500 - 8
Hampshire - 43 £45,000 - 2
Basingstoke - 36 £45,000 - 2
Bristol +19 34 £60,000 +20.00% 5
East of England +2 33 £50,000 -16.66% 7
Scotland +12 25 £37,500 -31.81% 3
Manchester -2 23 £47,500 -13.63% 9
Berkshire -2 21 £48,000 -4.00% 5
Cheshire - 20 £48,750 - 2
East Midlands +27 17 £60,000 +2.12% 3
Hertfordshire -11 15 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Northamptonshire - 14 £62,500 - 3
Oxford -11 13 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Oxfordshire -31 13 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Glasgow +21 12 £38,750 +23.01%
Northampton - 12 £62,500 - 2
Edinburgh -10 11 £37,500 -32.12% 3
Ipswich - 11 £40,000 - 1
Suffolk - 11 £40,000 - 1
Gloucestershire - 10 £49,500 - 3
Maidenhead - 9 £48,000 -
Bournemouth +1 8 £57,500 +43.75%
Dorset -7 8 £57,500 +43.75%

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 1502 (67.35%) Big Data
2 1290 (57.85%) Java
3 720 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
4 702 (31.48%) SQL
5 690 (30.94%) NoSQL
6 616 (27.62%) Linux
7 589 (26.41%) MongoDB
8 586 (26.28%) Analytics
9 574 (25.74%) Python
10 498 (22.33%) MapReduce
11 491 (22.02%) Apache Hive
12 473 (21.21%) Oracle
13 463 (20.76%) Finance
14 449 (20.13%) MySQL
15 443 (19.87%) Degree
16 429 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
17 393 (17.62%) Apache Cassandra
18 378 (16.95%) Algorithms
19 376 (16.86%) SQL Server
20 362 (16.23%) Computer Science
21 349 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
22 347 (15.56%) JavaScript
23 346 (15.52%) TDD
24 334 (14.98%) ETL
25 321 (14.39%) OO
25 321 (14.39%) HBase
26 299 (13.41%) HTML
27 289 (12.96%) Software Engineering
28 280 (12.56%) R
29 279 (12.51%) Apache Pig

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 279 (12.51%) Apache Pig
2 217 (9.73%) SAS
3 179 (8.03%) Apache
4 155 (6.95%) Tomcat
5 129 (5.78%) Apache Spark
6 127 (5.70%) Elasticsearch
7 100 (4.48%) Oracle Coherence
8 76 (3.41%) Node.js
9 68 (3.05%) Apache Solr
9 68 (3.05%) JBoss
10 58 (2.60%) WebLogic
11 56 (2.51%) WebSphere
12 52 (2.33%) IIS
13 41 (1.84%) OpenStack
14 33 (1.48%) nginx
15 27 (1.21%) GlassFish
16 26 (1.17%) SharePoint
17 23 (1.03%) Jetty
18 19 (0.85%) CloudStack
19 18 (0.81%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 92 (4.13%) SPSS
2 66 (2.96%) MS Excel
3 37 (1.66%) CPLEX
4 17 (0.76%) Weka
5 15 (0.67%) PowerPivot
6 12 (0.54%) MS Office
7 9 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.22%) Stata
10 4 (0.18%) Mingle
10 4 (0.18%) MS Project
11 2 (0.090%) Mathematica
11 2 (0.090%) Gephi
12 1 (0.045%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (0.81%) RMDS
2 12 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
3 9 (0.40%) SAP InfiniteInsight
3 9 (0.40%) HFM
3 9 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.22%) SiteCatalyst
6 2 (0.090%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.045%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.045%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.045%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.045%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.045%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 214 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (4.30%) Cloud Computing
3 81 (3.63%) Amazon S3
4 78 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
5 38 (1.70%) Amazon EMR
6 34 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (1.43%) SaaS
8 26 (1.17%) SoftLayer
9 22 (0.99%) IaaS
9 22 (0.99%) PaaS
10 20 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.45%) GitHub
11 10 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
12 9 (0.40%) Joyent
13 8 (0.36%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.36%) Rackspace Cloud
14 5 (0.22%) Google App Engine
15 4 (0.18%) Amazon Kinesis
16 3 (0.13%) Office 365
17 2 (0.090%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 91 (4.08%) HTTP
2 88 (3.95%) SAN
3 60 (2.69%) WAN
4 52 (2.33%) Internet
5 46 (2.06%) LAN
6 42 (1.88%) TCP/IP
7 30 (1.35%) LDAP
8 28 (1.26%) NAS
9 18 (0.81%) FCoE
9 18 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
9 18 (0.81%) Multicast
10 16 (0.72%) VPN
11 15 (0.67%) VoIP
11 15 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
12 11 (0.49%) SSL
13 10 (0.45%) SSH
14 9 (0.40%) Kerberos
15 8 (0.36%) SNMP
15 8 (0.36%) Wireless
16 6 (0.27%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1502 (67.35%) Big Data
2 690 (30.94%) NoSQL
3 589 (26.41%) MongoDB
4 491 (22.02%) Apache Hive
5 449 (20.13%) MySQL
6 393 (17.62%) Apache Cassandra
7 376 (16.86%) SQL Server
8 349 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
9 321 (14.39%) HBase
10 171 (7.67%) Data Mining
11 169 (7.58%) Relational Database
12 159 (7.13%) PostgreSQL
13 146 (6.55%) QlikView
14 142 (6.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 127 (5.70%) Redis
16 116 (5.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 115 (5.16%) Mahout
18 111 (4.98%) Impala
19 89 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 85 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 178 (7.98%) Git (software)
2 160 (7.17%) Maven
3 129 (5.78%) Jenkins
4 88 (3.95%) Eclipse
5 69 (3.09%) JUnit
6 55 (2.47%) Subversion
7 54 (2.42%) Talend Open Studio
8 50 (2.24%) Cucumber
9 48 (2.15%) TeamCity
10 46 (2.06%) YourKit
11 43 (1.93%) SpecFlow
12 37 (1.66%) Hudson
12 37 (1.66%) CruiseControl
13 35 (1.57%) Selenium
14 33 (1.48%) NUnit
14 33 (1.48%) Ant
15 32 (1.43%) Mercurial
16 31 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
16 31 (1.39%) Moq
17 30 (1.35%) Mockito
General
1 463 (20.76%) Finance
2 182 (8.16%) Banking
3 161 (7.22%) Marketing
4 142 (6.37%) Games
5 136 (6.10%) Retail
6 75 (3.36%) Advertising
7 71 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 37 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.35%) Front Office
10 28 (1.26%) Law
11 22 (0.99%) Legal
12 21 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.85%) Publishing
14 17 (0.76%) Manufacturing
15 10 (0.45%) Electronics
16 8 (0.36%) French Language
16 8 (0.36%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
18 4 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 813 (36.46%) Developer
2 428 (19.19%) Java Developer
3 317 (14.22%) Architect
4 205 (9.19%) Senior Developer
5 160 (7.17%) Data Architect
6 157 (7.04%) Administrator
7 156 (7.00%) Data Scientist
8 145 (6.50%) Consultant
9 120 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
10 109 (4.89%) DBA
10 109 (4.89%) Big Data Architect
11 108 (4.84%) Analyst
11 108 (4.84%) Software Engineer
12 88 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
13 64 (2.87%) C# Developer
14 63 (2.83%) Linux Administrator
14 63 (2.83%) Data Consultant
15 62 (2.78%) Data Analyst
16 59 (2.65%) Linux Systems Administrator
17 52 (2.33%) Big Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (13.41%) HTML
2 260 (11.66%) Spring
3 232 (10.40%) Web Services
4 223 (10.00%) CSS
5 184 (8.25%) jQuery
6 179 (8.03%) .NET
7 170 (7.62%) REST
8 165 (7.40%) Hibernate
9 148 (6.64%) J2EE
10 143 (6.41%) XML
11 134 (6.01%) HTML5
12 132 (5.92%) SOAP
13 111 (4.98%) Kafka
14 83 (3.72%) Lucene
15 82 (3.68%) CSS3
16 78 (3.50%) RESTful
17 77 (3.45%) Spring MVC
18 73 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
19 68 (3.05%) AngularJS
20 66 (2.96%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 378 (16.95%) Algorithms
2 362 (16.23%) Computer Science
3 268 (12.02%) Analytical Skills
4 236 (10.58%) Open Source
5 214 (9.60%) Visualisation
6 180 (8.07%) Mathematics
7 131 (5.87%) Statistics
8 111 (4.98%) Data Integration
9 108 (4.84%) Data Structures
10 79 (3.54%) Artificial Intelligence
11 62 (2.78%) Physics
12 51 (2.29%) Clustering
13 50 (2.24%) Replication
14 45 (2.02%) Social Media
15 43 (1.93%) Digital Media
16 42 (1.88%) Management Information System
17 39 (1.75%) Economics
18 36 (1.61%) Neural Network
18 36 (1.61%) User Experience
19 32 (1.43%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 616 (27.62%) Linux
2 189 (8.48%) UNIX
3 121 (5.43%) Windows
4 80 (3.59%) Ubuntu
5 67 (3.00%) CentOS
6 60 (2.69%) Solaris
7 58 (2.60%) Debian
7 58 (2.60%) Android
8 57 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 41 (1.84%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.58%) SUSE
11 9 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
12 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.27%) Fedora
13 4 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
14 3 (0.13%) AIX
15 2 (0.090%) MVS
15 2 (0.090%) Windows Server 2012
15 2 (0.090%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 720 (32.29%) Agile Software Development
2 586 (26.28%) Analytics
3 498 (22.33%) MapReduce
4 429 (19.24%) Business Intelligence
5 346 (15.52%) TDD
6 334 (14.98%) ETL
7 321 (14.39%) OO
8 289 (12.96%) Software Engineering
9 248 (11.12%) Multithreading
10 218 (9.78%) Scrum
11 217 (9.73%) Performance Tuning
12 177 (7.94%) Data Modelling
13 175 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
14 168 (7.53%) Data Analysis
15 159 (7.13%) E-Commerce
16 157 (7.04%) DevOps
17 147 (6.59%) OOP
18 134 (6.01%) Machine Learning
19 128 (5.74%) MVC
20 100 (4.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1290 (57.85%) Java
2 702 (31.48%) SQL
3 574 (25.74%) Python
4 347 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 280 (12.56%) R
6 263 (11.79%) Ruby
7 251 (11.26%) Scala
8 245 (10.99%) C#
9 240 (10.76%) C++
10 153 (6.86%) PHP
11 152 (6.82%) Bash Shell
12 119 (5.34%) Perl
13 107 (4.80%) MATLAB
14 97 (4.35%) C
15 92 (4.13%) T-SQL
16 55 (2.47%) Shell Script
17 49 (2.20%) Clojure
18 39 (1.75%) Groovy
19 29 (1.30%) PL/SQL
20 28 (1.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 443 (19.87%) Degree
2 125 (5.61%) PhD
3 52 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.94%) SC Cleared
5 15 (0.67%) DV Cleared
5 15 (0.67%) RHCSA
6 13 (0.58%) RHCE
6 13 (0.58%) Linux+ Certification
6 13 (0.58%) LPIC
7 5 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.18%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.18%) ISEB
9 2 (0.090%) CISSP
9 2 (0.090%) SAS Certification
9 2 (0.090%) PMP
9 2 (0.090%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.045%) CISA
10 1 (0.045%) MBA
10 1 (0.045%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.045%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (2.96%) QA
2 27 (1.21%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.40%) SLA
4 5 (0.22%) ISO 9000
4 5 (0.22%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.090%) COBIT
7 1 (0.045%) GPG13
System Software
1 148 (6.64%) HDFS
2 87 (3.90%) Apache Flume
3 51 (2.29%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (2.15%) Xen
5 45 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (1.97%) NFS
7 39 (1.75%) KVM
8 38 (1.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 23 (1.03%) Hyper-V
10 19 (0.85%) VirtualBox
11 18 (0.81%) Sendmail
11 18 (0.81%) SRDF
12 17 (0.76%) Varnish
13 13 (0.58%) Postfix
14 10 (0.45%) Active Directory
15 3 (0.13%) Docker
16 2 (0.090%) vCloud
17 1 (0.045%) zsh
17 1 (0.045%) Platform Symphony
17 1 (0.045%) Squid
Systems Management
1 184 (8.25%) Puppet
2 151 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
3 86 (3.86%) Nagios
4 65 (2.91%) ZABBIX
5 59 (2.65%) Oozie
6 45 (2.02%) Hadoop YARN
7 44 (1.97%) Salt
8 43 (1.93%) HAProxy
9 35 (1.57%) Ambari
10 29 (1.30%) Ganglia
11 22 (0.99%) Cacti
12 21 (0.94%) Munin
13 18 (0.81%) Vagrant
14 14 (0.63%) Ansible
15 13 (0.58%) Opsview
15 13 (0.58%) Check_MK
15 13 (0.58%) SCCM
16 6 (0.27%) Zenoss
16 6 (0.27%) Icinga
17 4 (0.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 473 (21.21%) Oracle
2 157 (7.04%) Teradata
3 127 (5.70%) Tableau
4 117 (5.25%) Microsoft
5 90 (4.04%) Google
6 83 (3.72%) Informatica
7 73 (3.27%) IBM
8 71 (3.18%) Business Objects
9 70 (3.14%) Netezza
10 65 (2.91%) Cognos
11 64 (2.87%) Sybase
12 63 (2.83%) Cisco
13 59 (2.65%) Ab Initio
14 57 (2.56%) SAP
15 54 (2.42%) Talend
15 54 (2.42%) Cloudera
16 53 (2.38%) Hortonworks
17 47 (2.11%) VMware
18 46 (2.06%) HP
18 46 (2.06%) Intel
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Zetman
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Incredible benefits and bonus scheme
Posted: 5 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Salt
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + pension, comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + 50% bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 10 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +attractive benefits, 30 days holida
Posted: 10 hours ago