Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7 +27
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 107 121 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.02% 5.71% 5.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.85% 14.12% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81 95 105
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +31.25%
10th Percentile £36,848 £40,400 £40,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,550 £80,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,600 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% -9.00% +5.26%

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 635 857 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 35.75% 40.42% 38.59%
Number of salaries quoted 454 643 504
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Big Data in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Big Data in Glasgow over the 6 months to 12 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, 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 57 (53.27%) Java
2 55 (51.40%) SQL
3 53 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (40.19%) Git (software)
5 42 (39.25%) JavaScript
6 41 (38.32%) DevOps
7 40 (37.38%) Oracle
8 38 (35.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 37 (34.58%) Jenkins
10 36 (33.64%) AngularJS
10 36 (33.64%) TDD
10 36 (33.64%) CSS
10 36 (33.64%) HTML
11 34 (31.78%) Hadoop
12 33 (30.84%) Analytics
12 33 (30.84%) Python
13 32 (29.91%) Ansible
13 32 (29.91%) Mentoring
14 31 (28.97%) TeamCity
14 31 (28.97%) Robotics
14 31 (28.97%) jQuery
14 31 (28.97%) PL/SQL
14 31 (28.97%) Front End Development
15 28 (26.17%) React
15 28 (26.17%) Java 8
16 25 (23.36%) Azure
17 24 (22.43%) Apache Spark
18 23 (21.50%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (17.76%) AWS
20 18 (16.82%) Cloud Computing

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 24 (22.43%) Apache Spark
2 11 (10.28%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (7.48%) Apache
4 7 (6.54%) Tomcat
4 7 (6.54%) WebLogic
5 4 (3.74%) Jupyter
5 4 (3.74%) SAS
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 8 (7.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 25 (23.36%) Azure
2 19 (17.76%) AWS
3 18 (16.82%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (8.41%) PaaS
5 8 (7.48%) IaaS
6 7 (6.54%) SaaS
7 6 (5.61%) OpenShift
8 5 (4.67%) Power Platform
9 3 (2.80%) GCP
10 2 (1.87%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.35%) Internet
2 7 (6.54%) Firewall
3 6 (5.61%) DNS
4 3 (2.80%) HTTP
5 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.87%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.87%) SSL
5 2 (1.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.78%) Hadoop
2 8 (7.48%) Apache Hive
2 8 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
2 8 (7.48%) SAP HANA
3 6 (5.61%) Data Lake
3 6 (5.61%) HBase
4 5 (4.67%) Data Mining
4 5 (4.67%) Power BI
5 4 (3.74%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.74%) Impala
5 4 (3.74%) MySQL
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server
6 2 (1.87%) DB2
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.87%) Parquet
6 2 (1.87%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.87%) QlikView
6 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.87%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 43 (40.19%) Git (software)
2 37 (34.58%) Jenkins
3 31 (28.97%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.74%) FitNesse
4 4 (3.74%) JIRA
4 4 (3.74%) Selenium
4 4 (3.74%) SonarQube
4 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.87%) Gradle
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 8 (7.48%) Retail
2 8 (7.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.87%) Banking
3 2 (1.87%) Billing
3 2 (1.87%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Legal
4 1 (0.93%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (38.32%) Developer
2 32 (29.91%) Java Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Data Engineer
4 14 (13.08%) Big Data Engineer
5 12 (11.21%) Consultant
6 10 (9.35%) Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Data Scientist
8 6 (5.61%) Applications Consultant
8 6 (5.61%) Big Data Consultant
8 6 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Data Consultant
9 5 (4.67%) Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Open Source Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Data Architect
11 3 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Python Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) SAP Consultant
11 3 (2.80%) SAP Support
12 2 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (33.64%) AngularJS
1 36 (33.64%) CSS
1 36 (33.64%) HTML
2 31 (28.97%) jQuery
3 28 (26.17%) React
4 17 (15.89%) Kafka
5 12 (11.21%) Middleware
6 5 (4.67%) Natural Language Processing
7 4 (3.74%) REST
7 4 (3.74%) TensorFlow
8 3 (2.80%) Velocity
9 2 (1.87%) JSON
9 2 (1.87%) LDAP
9 2 (1.87%) OAuth
9 2 (1.87%) SAML
9 2 (1.87%) Spring
9 2 (1.87%) Web Services
10 1 (0.93%) HTML5
10 1 (0.93%) Java EE
10 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.97%) Robotics
2 14 (13.08%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.35%) Cloud Native
3 10 (9.35%) Internet of Things
4 8 (7.48%) Algorithms
4 8 (7.48%) User Experience
5 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
5 6 (5.61%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.74%) Private Cloud
7 3 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.87%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Linux
2 9 (8.41%) Unix
3 2 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) AIX
4 1 (0.93%) Solaris
4 1 (0.93%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.53%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (38.32%) DevOps
3 38 (35.51%) Artificial Intelligence
4 36 (33.64%) TDD
5 33 (30.84%) Analytics
6 32 (29.91%) Mentoring
7 31 (28.97%) Front End Development
8 23 (21.50%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (14.95%) Data Science
10 14 (13.08%) Machine Learning
10 14 (13.08%) Software Engineering
11 13 (12.15%) Data Analysis
12 11 (10.28%) Computer Science
12 11 (10.28%) IT Strategy
12 11 (10.28%) Migration
13 10 (9.35%) Open Source
14 9 (8.41%) Data Engineering
14 9 (8.41%) Data Privacy
14 9 (8.41%) Project Delivery
15 8 (7.48%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 57 (53.27%) Java
2 55 (51.40%) SQL
3 42 (39.25%) JavaScript
4 33 (30.84%) Python
5 31 (28.97%) PL/SQL
6 28 (26.17%) Java 8
7 16 (14.95%) Scala
8 9 (8.41%) Perl
9 8 (7.48%) R
10 7 (6.54%) Ruby
11 4 (3.74%) Go
12 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.87%) ABAP
13 2 (1.87%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.93%) C
14 1 (0.93%) C#
14 1 (0.93%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.15%) Degree
2 8 (7.48%) SAP Certification
3 2 (1.87%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.87%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.87%) GDPR
2 2 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.21%) Docker
2 10 (9.35%) HDFS
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 32 (29.91%) Ansible
2 12 (11.21%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.74%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (3.74%) HP Fortify
4 3 (2.80%) Oozie
5 2 (1.87%) Ambari
5 2 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.93%) OSSEC
6 1 (0.93%) Puppet
6 1 (0.93%) Terraform
6 1 (0.93%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (37.38%) Oracle
2 12 (11.21%) SAP
3 6 (5.61%) Google
4 4 (3.74%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (3.74%) Sybase
5 3 (2.80%) Databricks
6 2 (1.87%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.87%) Hortonworks
6 2 (1.87%) Informatica
6 2 (1.87%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.87%) Teradata
7 1 (0.93%) Concur
7 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.93%) Kaspersky
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk
7 1 (0.93%) Trend Micro