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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Hadoop
Rank 213 184 201
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Hadoop 9 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.50% 0.021%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.48% 1.74% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 1
Average salary £80,000 £32,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+146.15% -53.57%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1893 1556 1672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.45% 28.95% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1382 1455
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Hadoop across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Hadoop Salary Histogram 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 30 September 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
Birmingham -28 7 £80,000 +146.15%
Warwickshire +4 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Worcestershire - 1 £47,500 -
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England

Hadoop
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 15 (88.24%) Big Data
2 9 (52.94%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 8 (47.06%) Java EE
3 8 (47.06%) Apache Hive
3 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (47.06%) MapReduce
4 7 (41.18%) Data Governance
4 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
4 7 (41.18%) Cloudera
4 7 (41.18%) Business Development
4 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 7 (41.18%) Apache Pig
4 7 (41.18%) MarkLogic
4 7 (41.18%) HDFS
4 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
4 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
4 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
4 7 (41.18%) Project Management
4 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
4 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (41.18%) Use Case
4 7 (41.18%) XML
4 7 (41.18%) HP
4 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) Games
5 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
5 6 (35.29%) Python
5 6 (35.29%) Statistics

Hadoop
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (41.18%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) Apache Hive
2 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (41.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (41.18%) MarkLogic
3 7 (41.18%) MySQL
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Hazelcast
5 1 (5.88%) Infinispan
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Korean Language
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) Data Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Data Scientist
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Java EE
2 7 (41.18%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Statistics
2 2 (11.76%) Open Source
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Grid Computing
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) MapReduce
2 7 (41.18%) Data Governance
2 7 (41.18%) Project Management
2 7 (41.18%) Data Architecture
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (41.18%) Business Development
2 7 (41.18%) Use Case
2 7 (41.18%) Analytics
3 6 (35.29%) Bayesian Methods
3 6 (35.29%) Machine Learning
3 6 (35.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Game Development
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) MATLAB
2 6 (35.29%) R
3 1 (5.88%) Perl
3 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) HDFS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle
2 7 (41.18%) Cloudera
2 7 (41.18%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) Netezza
3 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
3 1 (5.88%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft