The table below looks at the statistics for Hadoop skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Hadoop over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 213 162 -
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 3 38 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.78% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.17% 2.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 37 0
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Hadoop
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1774 1647 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.13% 33.94% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1597 1405 1603
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Hadoop
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Hadoop Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region.

Hadoop Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Hadoop
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Coventry -10 2 £50,000 +17.64%
Birmingham -45 1 - -
Hadoop
England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 9 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Oracle
3 8 (66.67%) Java EE
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Project Management
4 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (58.33%) Business Development
4 7 (58.33%) Use Case
4 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (58.33%) MapReduce
4 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
4 7 (58.33%) Data Quality
4 7 (58.33%) Cloudera
4 7 (58.33%) MarkLogic
4 7 (58.33%) Apache Pig
4 7 (58.33%) HDFS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) JDBC
5 2 (16.67%) JSP
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) ETL
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
5 2 (16.67%) Maven

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (58.33%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) Apache Hive
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (58.33%) MarkLogic
5 1 (8.33%) Hazelcast
5 1 (8.33%) Infinispan
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Games
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
1 1 (8.33%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Data Consultant
1 7 (58.33%) Big Data Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics Manager
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Java EE
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) JDBC
3 2 (16.67%) JSP
3 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Data Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) MapReduce
2 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (58.33%) Business Development
2 7 (58.33%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Game Development
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) HDFS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (8.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (8.33%) Teradata
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft