Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Apache Cassandra skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Cassandra over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Cassandra
UK > Scotland
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 184 213
Rank change year-on-year +60 +29 +7
Permanent jobs citing Apache Cassandra 112 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.04% 0.66% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.18% 1.74% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 89 29 10
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £80,000 £42,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +89.91% -29.79%
10th Percentile £37,500 £60,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £111,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -4.00%

Apache Cassandra 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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,812 2,010 1,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 33.03% 37.78% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,320 1,218 978
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Apache Cassandra
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Apache Cassandra as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Cassandra in Scotland

Apache Cassandra
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Apache Cassandra in Scotland.

Salary trend for Apache Cassandra in Scotland

Apache Cassandra
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Cassandra in Scotland over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Cassandra in Scotland

Apache Cassandra
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Cassandra within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +47 93 £45,000 -43.75% 2
Edinburgh +12 16 £55,000 -47.87% 2
Aberdeen - 3 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Apache Cassandra
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Apache Cassandra 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Apache Cassandra.

1 84 (75.00%) Python
2 81 (72.32%) TDD
3 78 (69.64%) SQL
3 78 (69.64%) NoSQL
4 74 (66.07%) OO
5 71 (63.39%) Finance
5 71 (63.39%) BDD
6 69 (61.61%) Test Automation
7 67 (59.82%) Continuous Integration
7 67 (59.82%) PostgreSQL
8 65 (58.04%) XML
9 64 (57.14%) Unit Testing
10 63 (56.25%) Relational Database
11 62 (55.36%) Virtual Team
11 62 (55.36%) Continuous Deployment
11 62 (55.36%) Refactoring
12 61 (54.46%) XPath
12 61 (54.46%) System Testing
12 61 (54.46%) MQSeries
12 61 (54.46%) Java
12 61 (54.46%) XML Schema
12 61 (54.46%) Middleware
12 61 (54.46%) Domain Models
12 61 (54.46%) Bigtable
12 61 (54.46%) Complex Event Processing
13 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
14 32 (28.57%) C#
15 31 (27.68%) C++
16 29 (25.89%) Ruby
17 25 (22.32%) OOA/OOD

Apache Cassandra
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 61 (54.46%) MQSeries
2 15 (13.39%) Apache Spark
3 9 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (7.14%) GemFire
5 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.57%) SAS
7 2 (1.79%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.89%) Apache
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (0.89%) JBoss
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.36%) PaaS
4 4 (3.57%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (3.57%) IaaS
4 4 (3.57%) SaaS
5 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (69.64%) NoSQL
2 67 (59.82%) PostgreSQL
3 63 (56.25%) Relational Database
4 61 (54.46%) Bigtable
5 10 (8.93%) Big Data
6 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.36%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.46%) DB2
9 4 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (3.57%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (3.57%) CouchDB
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (2.68%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.68%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.79%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.79%) HBase
11 2 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.93%) JUnit
3 10 (8.93%) Maven
4 3 (2.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.68%) GitLab
5 1 (0.89%) Ant
5 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.89%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 71 (63.39%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (26.79%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Python Developer
3 21 (18.75%) Python Engineer
4 19 (16.96%) Java Engineer
5 15 (13.39%) Software Engineer
6 13 (11.61%) Programmer
6 13 (11.61%) Python Programmer
7 12 (10.71%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (5.36%) Development Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Development Manager
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Leader
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Manager
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.46%) Senior Python Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (3.57%) Technical Architect
12 3 (2.68%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (58.04%) XML
2 61 (54.46%) Middleware
2 61 (54.46%) XML Schema
3 19 (16.96%) Spring
4 10 (8.93%) Kafka
5 9 (8.04%) .NET
5 9 (8.04%) HTML
6 7 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.25%) HTML5
7 6 (5.36%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.36%) REST
8 5 (4.46%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.46%) CSS
8 5 (4.46%) Node.js
9 4 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (3.57%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (3.57%) React
9 4 (3.57%) Redux
9 4 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (55.36%) Virtual Team
2 5 (4.46%) User Experience
3 4 (3.57%) DataPower
4 3 (2.68%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.89%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.50%) Linux
2 11 (9.82%) Unix
3 4 (3.57%) AIX
3 4 (3.57%) HPUX
3 4 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (3.57%) Solaris
3 4 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (72.32%) TDD
2 74 (66.07%) OO
3 71 (63.39%) BDD
4 69 (61.61%) Test Automation
5 67 (59.82%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (57.14%) Unit Testing
7 62 (55.36%) Continuous Deployment
7 62 (55.36%) Refactoring
8 61 (54.46%) Complex Event Processing
8 61 (54.46%) Domain Models
8 61 (54.46%) System Testing
9 37 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (22.32%) OOA/OOD
11 24 (21.43%) OOP
12 23 (20.54%) Software Engineering
13 20 (17.86%) SDLC
14 16 (14.29%) Mentoring
15 15 (13.39%) Scrum
16 12 (10.71%) Analytics
17 11 (9.82%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 84 (75.00%) Python
2 78 (69.64%) SQL
3 61 (54.46%) Java
3 61 (54.46%) XPath
4 32 (28.57%) C#
5 31 (27.68%) C++
6 29 (25.89%) Ruby
7 7 (6.25%) JavaScript
8 6 (5.36%) C
9 3 (2.68%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.68%) Java 8
9 3 (2.68%) Perl
9 3 (2.68%) Scala
9 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.79%) ES6
10 2 (1.79%) Go
11 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) GDPR
1 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.57%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.68%) Terraform
3 2 (1.79%) Ansible
3 2 (1.79%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.79%) Packer
4 1 (0.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (8.93%) Oracle
2 4 (3.57%) Hitachi
2 4 (3.57%) Hortonworks
2 4 (3.57%) IBM
2 4 (3.57%) Sybase
3 3 (2.68%) Google
4 2 (1.79%) Cognizant