Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Hadoop Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Hadoop Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1029 1021
Rank change year-on-year -82 -8 +117
Permanent jobs requiring a Hadoop Developer 61 143 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.084% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 55 132 266
UK median annual salary £65,000 £66,875 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.80% -0.93% +12.50%
10th Percentile £50,250 £46,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £89,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £58,000 £50,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +16.00% -33.33% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168,620 169,529 204,010
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.50% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,446 140,771 170,581
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Hadoop Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Hadoop Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer.

Salary trend for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Hadoop Developer in the UK

Hadoop Developer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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
England -75 61 £65,000 -2.80% 13
London -77 39 £68,750 -1.79% 6
UK excluding London -11 22 £58,000 +16.00% 7
Midlands +27 12 £55,000 +10.00%
East Midlands +17 10 £57,500 +15.00%
East of England +7 5 £105,000 +147.06%
South East -4 5 £58,000 +16.00% 7
West Midlands - 2 £27,500 -

Hadoop Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Hadoop Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Hadoop Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 58 (95.08%) Big Data
3 47 (77.05%) Apache Spark
4 46 (75.41%) Java
5 37 (60.66%) Scala
6 25 (40.98%) HBase
7 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (32.79%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (29.51%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (27.87%) Akka
10 17 (27.87%) Finance
11 16 (26.23%) Scrum
11 16 (26.23%) MapReduce
11 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
12 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
13 12 (19.67%) TDD
13 12 (19.67%) Linux
13 12 (19.67%) Kafka
13 12 (19.67%) Hadoop YARN
13 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
14 11 (18.03%) Maven
14 11 (18.03%) Apache Hive
15 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
15 10 (16.39%) SQL
15 10 (16.39%) Analytics
16 9 (14.75%) ETL
16 9 (14.75%) Python
16 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing

Hadoop Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 47 (77.05%) Apache Spark
2 20 (32.79%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (11.48%) Apache
4 4 (6.56%) Apache Pig
4 4 (6.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.28%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.64%) GitHub
4 1 (1.64%) PaaS
4 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 58 (95.08%) Big Data
3 25 (40.98%) HBase
4 11 (18.03%) Apache Hive
5 7 (11.48%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.20%) Redis
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.28%) Impala
9 2 (3.28%) MySQL
9 2 (3.28%) OLAP
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.64%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.03%) Maven
3 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.56%) Gerrit
4 4 (6.56%) Grunt
4 4 (6.56%) Jasmine
4 4 (6.56%) JIRA
4 4 (6.56%) Selenium
5 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.28%) JUnit
6 2 (3.28%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.64%) Gradle
7 1 (1.64%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.64%) Spock
7 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.64%) TestNG
7 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Front Office
5 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (27.87%) Akka
2 12 (19.67%) Kafka
3 9 (14.75%) REST
4 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
5 6 (9.84%) HTML
5 6 (9.84%) Spring
6 5 (8.20%) Apache Avro
6 5 (8.20%) Web Services
7 4 (6.56%) D3.js
7 4 (6.56%) Play Framework
7 4 (6.56%) Spark Streaming
8 3 (4.92%) CSS
8 3 (4.92%) HTML5
9 2 (3.28%) JSON
9 2 (3.28%) MDX
9 2 (3.28%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (3.28%) YAML
10 1 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (1.64%) Middleware
10 1 (1.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (19.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.84%) Fintech
5 5 (8.20%) Market Risk
6 3 (4.92%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (4.92%) Derivative
6 3 (4.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) MapReduce
2 16 (26.23%) Multithreading
2 16 (26.23%) Scrum
3 12 (19.67%) TDD
4 10 (16.39%) Analytics
4 10 (16.39%) Unit Testing
5 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (14.75%) ETL
5 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
6 8 (13.11%) Multithreaded Programming
6 8 (13.11%) Performance Testing
7 7 (11.48%) OO
7 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
7 7 (11.48%) Visualisation
8 6 (9.84%) Functional Programming
9 5 (8.20%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (8.20%) Machine Learning
9 5 (8.20%) MVC
10 4 (6.56%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) Java
2 37 (60.66%) Scala
3 11 (18.03%) Shell Script
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
5 9 (14.75%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.20%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.20%) Groovy
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.64%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) HDFS
2 6 (9.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (6.56%) Docker
4 3 (4.92%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (19.67%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (6.56%) Oozie
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 2 (3.28%) Ansible
3 2 (3.28%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.28%) Mesos
4 1 (1.64%) Ambari
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Cloudera
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.28%) MapR
3 2 (3.28%) SAP
3 2 (3.28%) Tableau
4 1 (1.64%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.64%) Vertica