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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Big Data
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 64 75
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 90 47 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 7.48% 3.66% 2.20%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.64% 9.31% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 70 16 16
Median salary £60,000 £46,250 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.72% +3.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,125 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £56,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00%  

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

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Glasgow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 541 505 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 44.97% 39.30% 38.65%
Number of salaries quoted 320 210 288
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Big Data
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Big Data as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Big Data also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Big Data.

1 114 (89.06%) Java
2 68 (53.13%) Finance
3 46 (35.94%) OO
4 41 (32.03%) Python
5 40 (31.25%) C++
6 38 (29.69%) Machine Learning
7 32 (25.00%) Client/Server
7 32 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
8 31 (24.22%) SOA
8 31 (24.22%) Analytics
9 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (21.09%) Relational Database
11 26 (20.31%) Apache Spark
12 25 (19.53%) Open Source
12 25 (19.53%) Risk Management
12 25 (19.53%) Spring
12 25 (19.53%) Java EE
13 24 (18.75%) SQL
14 23 (17.97%) Robotics
14 23 (17.97%) MongoDB
14 23 (17.97%) Open Source Development
15 21 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
16 20 (15.63%) HBase
17 19 (14.84%) C#
18 17 (13.28%) Node.js
18 17 (13.28%) Customer Engagement
19 16 (12.50%) TDD
20 15 (11.72%) Hibernate
21 14 (10.94%) JavaScript

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 26 (20.31%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.47%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.91%) SAS
4 2 (1.56%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.78%) JBoss
5 1 (0.78%) Jetty
5 1 (0.78%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) LAN
1 5 (3.91%) WAN
2 3 (2.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.09%) Relational Database
2 23 (17.97%) MongoDB
3 21 (16.41%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (15.63%) HBase
5 13 (10.16%) Hadoop
6 9 (7.03%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 7 (5.47%) DataStage
9 6 (4.69%) SQL Server
10 4 (3.13%) Base SAS
10 4 (3.13%) SAS EBI
10 4 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 4 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 3 (2.34%) PowerCenter
12 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.78%) Data Mart
12 1 (0.78%) Flink
12 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
1 7 (5.47%) Maven
2 6 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.56%) JUnit
4 2 (1.56%) Mockito
General
1 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 9 (7.03%) Banking
3 5 (3.91%) Retail
3 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Front Office
4 2 (1.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 103 (80.47%) Developer
2 56 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 44 (34.38%) Lead Developer
3 44 (34.38%) Lead Java Developer
4 32 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 25 (19.53%) Python Developer
6 23 (17.97%) Open Source Developer
7 22 (17.19%) Big Data Developer
8 19 (14.84%) Senior Developer
9 14 (10.94%) MongoDB Developer
9 14 (10.94%) Node.js Developer
10 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 12 (9.38%) Consultant
10 12 (9.38%) Machine Learning Developer
10 12 (9.38%) Senior Applications Developer
10 12 (9.38%) Senior Big Data Developer
11 10 (7.81%) Big Data Consultant
11 10 (7.81%) Data Consultant
11 10 (7.81%) Data Warehouse Consultant
12 9 (7.03%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (19.53%) Java EE
1 25 (19.53%) Spring
2 17 (13.28%) Node.js
3 15 (11.72%) Hibernate
4 12 (9.38%) J2EE
5 9 (7.03%) AngularJS
6 5 (3.91%) ODBC
7 4 (3.13%) HTML
7 4 (3.13%) HTML5
8 3 (2.34%) REST
8 3 (2.34%) Web Services
9 2 (1.56%) .NET
9 2 (1.56%) Kafka
9 2 (1.56%) NumPy
9 2 (1.56%) SOAP
9 2 (1.56%) XML
10 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.78%) D3.js
10 1 (0.78%) SciPy
10 1 (0.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 32 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (17.97%) Robotics
3 5 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.34%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.69%) Windows
2 5 (3.91%) Windows 2000
2 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.56%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (35.94%) OO
2 38 (29.69%) Machine Learning
3 31 (24.22%) Analytics
3 31 (24.22%) SOA
4 29 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (19.53%) Open Source
5 25 (19.53%) Risk Management
6 23 (17.97%) Open Source Development
7 17 (13.28%) Customer Engagement
8 16 (12.50%) TDD
9 14 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (10.94%) Coaching
9 14 (10.94%) Mentoring
9 14 (10.94%) Microservices
10 13 (10.16%) ETL
10 13 (10.16%) Multithreading
11 12 (9.38%) Information Management
12 11 (8.59%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.69%) Data Management
13 6 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 114 (89.06%) Java
2 41 (32.03%) Python
3 40 (31.25%) C++
4 24 (18.75%) SQL
5 19 (14.84%) C#
6 14 (10.94%) JavaScript
7 5 (3.91%) VB
8 2 (1.56%) R
9 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.78%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.25%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.78%) PhD
3 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.78%) Docker
1 1 (0.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.78%) Mesos
Vendors
1 12 (9.38%) Oracle
2 8 (6.25%) IBM
3 7 (5.47%) Cognos
4 6 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.69%) Netezza
5 5 (3.91%) Verint
6 4 (3.13%) DataFlux
7 3 (2.34%) Informatica
8 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.78%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) Splunk
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