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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Big Data skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Big Data over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 65 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 72 43 26
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.74% 3.24% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 17.18% 10.49% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 14
10th Percentile - £36,500 £40,213
25th Percentile £31,000 £46,250 £50,313
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -11.63% +7.50%
75th Percentile £60,000 £83,125 £65,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £86,500 £71,000
Scotland median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +17.50% -4.76% +23.53%

Big Data is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 419 410 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 27.60% 30.85% 30.91%
Number of salaries quoted 219 275 164
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -1.10%
75th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £46,875
% change year-on-year +12.63% +1.33% +4.17%

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Big Data as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Big Data in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Big Data in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 68 (94.44%) Agile
2 66 (91.67%) Python
3 65 (90.28%) Analytics
4 64 (88.89%) Data Analytics
4 64 (88.89%) AWS
5 57 (79.17%) Data Architecture
6 54 (75.00%) Azure
7 52 (72.22%) DevOps
7 52 (72.22%) Data Science
8 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
9 47 (65.28%) GCP
10 45 (62.50%) Mentoring
11 44 (61.11%) Java
12 40 (55.56%) Spring
12 40 (55.56%) Algorithms
13 39 (54.17%) Machine Learning
14 38 (52.78%) Cybersecurity
14 38 (52.78%) Data Engineering
14 38 (52.78%) Information Security
14 38 (52.78%) Security Management
15 37 (51.39%) Games
15 37 (51.39%) QA
15 37 (51.39%) Threat Analysis
15 37 (51.39%) SFIA
15 37 (51.39%) AWS Certification
15 37 (51.39%) Azure Certification
16 31 (43.06%) Social Skills
16 31 (43.06%) SQL
17 29 (40.28%) Apache Spark
18 27 (37.50%) Data Pipeline

Big Data
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (40.28%) Apache Spark
2 15 (20.83%) Apache Airflow
3 13 (18.06%) Apache Pig
3 13 (18.06%) Luigi
4 1 (1.39%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 64 (88.89%) AWS
2 54 (75.00%) Azure
3 47 (65.28%) GCP
4 14 (19.44%) Snowflake
5 13 (18.06%) Amazon Kinesis
6 12 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
7 8 (11.11%) Power Platform
8 3 (4.17%) Semaphore
9 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 15 (20.83%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (11.11%) Power BI
5 7 (9.72%) Tableau
6 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.39%) BigQuery
7 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) ER Studio
1 12 (16.67%) ERwin
1 12 (16.67%) JIRA
2 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) JUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Mockito
General
1 37 (51.39%) Games
2 31 (43.06%) Social Skills
3 13 (18.06%) Advertising
4 12 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (8.33%) Finance
6 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.78%) Legal
8 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 37 (51.39%) Trainee
2 16 (22.22%) Data Engineer
3 13 (18.06%) Senior Data Engineer
4 12 (16.67%) Analytics Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Data Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Junior
5 4 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
7 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Lead Java Developer
8 1 (1.39%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.39%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) Spring
2 16 (22.22%) Kafka
3 13 (18.06%) OLE
4 3 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.17%) HTML
4 3 (4.17%) HTML5
4 3 (4.17%) J2EE
4 3 (4.17%) RESTful
4 3 (4.17%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Beam
6 1 (1.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (55.56%) Algorithms
2 12 (16.67%) IoT
3 3 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (94.44%) Agile
2 65 (90.28%) Analytics
3 64 (88.89%) Data Analytics
4 57 (79.17%) Data Architecture
5 52 (72.22%) Data Science
5 52 (72.22%) DevOps
6 45 (62.50%) Mentoring
7 39 (54.17%) Machine Learning
8 38 (52.78%) Cybersecurity
8 38 (52.78%) Data Engineering
8 38 (52.78%) Information Security
8 38 (52.78%) Security Management
9 37 (51.39%) SFIA
9 37 (51.39%) Threat Analysis
10 27 (37.50%) Data Pipeline
11 26 (36.11%) ETL
12 17 (23.61%) Problem-Solving
13 16 (22.22%) CI/CD
13 16 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
13 16 (22.22%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (91.67%) Python
2 44 (61.11%) Java
3 31 (43.06%) SQL
4 26 (36.11%) R
5 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (51.39%) AWS Certification
1 37 (51.39%) Azure Certification
2 4 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (4.17%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.39%) CASP
4 1 (1.39%) CEH
4 1 (1.39%) CISM
4 1 (1.39%) CISSP
4 1 (1.39%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (1.39%) CRISC
4 1 (1.39%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (51.39%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) GDPR
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) NCSC
2 1 (1.39%) NIST
2 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (68.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.44%) Databricks
3 8 (11.11%) Google
4 7 (9.72%) Oracle