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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Big Data
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 100 67
Rank change year-on-year +58 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Big Data 44 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.70% 0.92% 2.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.82% 2.51% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 21
Median salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.17% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,350 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76%  

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 448 478 423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 47.86% 36.71% 37.24%
Number of salaries quoted 251 279 260
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Big Data in Glasgow

Big Data
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 55 (67.07%) Java
2 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (34.15%) Finance
3 28 (34.15%) Analytics
4 21 (25.61%) Python
5 18 (21.95%) OO
6 16 (19.51%) ETL
7 15 (18.29%) SQL
8 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
8 14 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (17.07%) SOA
8 14 (17.07%) Hadoop
8 14 (17.07%) Open Source
9 13 (15.85%) Machine Learning
9 13 (15.85%) Apache Spark
9 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (14.63%) C++
10 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
10 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (13.41%) Open Source Development
11 11 (13.41%) Data Analytics
11 11 (13.41%) Java EE
11 11 (13.41%) Spring
11 11 (13.41%) Client/Server
12 10 (12.20%) C#
12 10 (12.20%) Robotics
13 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (10.98%) Customer Engagement
13 9 (10.98%) HBase

Big Data
Top Related 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 13 (15.85%) Apache Spark
2 8 (9.76%) Apache Pig
3 6 (7.32%) SAS
4 5 (6.10%) JBoss
4 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.10%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.10%) IaaS
3 5 (6.10%) PaaS
4 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
1 14 (17.07%) Hadoop
2 12 (14.63%) MongoDB
3 9 (10.98%) HBase
4 8 (9.76%) Apache Hive
5 7 (8.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (7.32%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 5 (6.10%) Flink
7 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
8 4 (4.88%) DataStage
9 3 (3.66%) Base SAS
9 3 (3.66%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.66%) SAS EBI
9 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (3.66%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 3 (3.66%) Sqoop
10 2 (2.44%) Blockchain
10 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.66%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (70.73%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Java Developer
3 22 (26.83%) Lead Developer
4 20 (24.39%) Lead Java Developer
5 14 (17.07%) Big Data Developer
6 12 (14.63%) Python Developer
7 11 (13.41%) Applications Developer
8 10 (12.20%) Open Source Developer
9 9 (10.98%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 9 (10.98%) Consultant
9 9 (10.98%) Senior Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Big Data Consultant
10 7 (8.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 7 (8.54%) Data Consultant
10 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse Consultant
11 6 (7.32%) Architect
12 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse Developer
12 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
13 4 (4.88%) ETL Consultant
13 4 (4.88%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (13.41%) Java EE
1 11 (13.41%) Spring
2 7 (8.54%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) Hibernate
2 7 (8.54%) Node.js
2 7 (8.54%) REST
3 6 (7.32%) AngularJS
3 6 (7.32%) CSS
3 6 (7.32%) Elastic Stack
3 6 (7.32%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) Kafka
4 5 (6.10%) NumPy
4 5 (6.10%) SciPy
5 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.44%) SOAP
5 2 (2.44%) Web Services
6 1 (1.22%) COM
6 1 (1.22%) J2EE
6 1 (1.22%) XML
6 1 (1.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Client/Server
2 10 (12.20%) Robotics
3 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.10%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (6.10%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.88%) Public Cloud
5 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Unix
3 5 (6.10%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.22%) Android
5 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.15%) Analytics
3 18 (21.95%) OO
4 16 (19.51%) ETL
5 14 (17.07%) Open Source
5 14 (17.07%) SOA
6 13 (15.85%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (15.85%) Machine Learning
7 11 (13.41%) Data Analytics
7 11 (13.41%) Open Source Development
8 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (10.98%) Customer Engagement
8 9 (10.98%) Information Management
8 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
9 8 (9.76%) Chemistry
9 8 (9.76%) SDLC
10 7 (8.54%) Microservices
10 7 (8.54%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) Java
2 21 (25.61%) Python
3 15 (18.29%) SQL
4 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.63%) C++
6 10 (12.20%) C#
7 8 (9.76%) Perl
8 5 (6.10%) Ruby
9 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.66%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
12 1 (1.22%) R
12 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Apache Flume
1 5 (6.10%) Docker
2 3 (3.66%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.10%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (6.10%) Kubernetes
1 5 (6.10%) Mesos
2 3 (3.66%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle
2 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (6.10%) Cognizant
3 5 (6.10%) Netezza
3 5 (6.10%) Splunk
4 4 (4.88%) Cognos
5 3 (3.66%) DataFlux
5 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 3 (3.66%) Informatica
6 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.44%) Tableau
6 2 (2.44%) Teradata
7 1 (1.22%) RapidMiner
7 1 (1.22%) SAP
7 1 (1.22%) Talend
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