Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Hadoop Engineer was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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

Hadoop Engineer
UK
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 993 1064 1150
Rank change year-on-year +71 +86 +67
Permanent jobs requiring a Hadoop Engineer 140 130 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.073% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.076% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 118 104 68
UK median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £58,000 £45,000 £47,250
90th Percentile £98,250 £102,500 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% -17.24%

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 153,459 171,422 178,550
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.03% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 123,266 137,855 149,075
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

Hadoop Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Hadoop Engineer in the UK

Hadoop Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Hadoop Engineer in the UK

Hadoop Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Hadoop Engineer over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Hadoop Engineer in the UK

Hadoop Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Hadoop Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 10 December 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 +63 140 £75,000 +11.11% 20
London +100 101 £75,000 +5.26% 16
UK excluding London +56 39 £65,000 +30.00% 4
South East +26 16 £53,750 -23.21% 1
Midlands - 12 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 11 £75,000 -
North of England +15 8 £76,400 +52.80% 2
North West +13 5 £76,400 +52.80% 2
Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 -
South West 0 2 £49,250 -1.50%
East of England +21 1 £60,000 +71.43% 1
West Midlands - 1 £52,500 -

Hadoop Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, Hadoop Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 140 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 118 (84.29%) Big Data
3 106 (75.71%) Python
4 98 (70.00%) Apache Spark
5 81 (57.86%) Scala
6 79 (56.43%) Java
7 77 (55.00%) Apache Hive
8 62 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
9 61 (43.57%) SQL
10 58 (41.43%) Kafka
11 50 (35.71%) Cloudera
12 47 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (32.86%) Finance
14 45 (32.14%) Machine Learning
15 42 (30.00%) NoSQL
16 37 (26.43%) Analytics
16 37 (26.43%) Data Engineering
17 34 (24.29%) Impala
17 34 (24.29%) Banking
18 32 (22.86%) HBase
18 32 (22.86%) DevOps
19 31 (22.14%) Linux
20 30 (21.43%) Data Modelling
20 30 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
21 29 (20.71%) Law
21 29 (20.71%) Military
22 28 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
23 27 (19.29%) Amazon EMR
24 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
25 24 (17.14%) Hadoop YARN

Hadoop Engineer 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 98 (70.00%) Apache Spark
2 21 (15.00%) Apache Pig
3 20 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (6.43%) Apache
5 5 (3.57%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 62 (44.29%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 27 (19.29%) Amazon EMR
5 19 (13.57%) Amazon S3
6 12 (8.57%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (5.00%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 7 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.86%) Amazon SageMaker
9 2 (1.43%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 118 (84.29%) Big Data
3 77 (55.00%) Apache Hive
4 42 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 34 (24.29%) Impala
6 32 (22.86%) HBase
7 23 (16.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (15.71%) Sqoop
9 16 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (10.00%) MongoDB
11 13 (9.29%) Apache Kudu
12 12 (8.57%) Apache Zeppelin
13 11 (7.86%) Flink
13 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
14 9 (6.43%) Power BI
15 8 (5.71%) MySQL
15 8 (5.71%) Spark SQL
16 7 (5.00%) DataStax
16 7 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 16 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 6 (4.29%) Ant
4 6 (4.29%) Gradle
4 6 (4.29%) Maven
5 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.43%) JUnit
7 1 (0.71%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.71%) RStudio
General
1 46 (32.86%) Finance
2 34 (24.29%) Banking
3 29 (20.71%) Law
3 29 (20.71%) Military
4 9 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.00%) Marketing
6 6 (4.29%) Games
7 4 (2.86%) French Language
7 4 (2.86%) German Language
8 2 (1.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
9 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (41.43%) Kafka
2 13 (9.29%) MLlib
3 10 (7.14%) TensorFlow
4 9 (6.43%) Keras
4 9 (6.43%) REST
5 7 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
5 7 (5.00%) Middleware
5 7 (5.00%) PySpark
5 7 (5.00%) Rendezvous
6 6 (4.29%) Spark Streaming
7 5 (3.57%) Web Services
8 4 (2.86%) Akka
8 4 (2.86%) J2EE
9 3 (2.14%) scikit-learn
10 1 (0.71%) gRPC
10 1 (0.71%) HTML
10 1 (0.71%) LAMP
10 1 (0.71%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (0.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Data Structures
2 10 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (5.00%) User Experience
4 5 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.57%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.43%) Linked Data
6 2 (1.43%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 31 (22.14%) Linux
2 12 (8.57%) Unix
3 3 (2.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.14%) Machine Learning
3 37 (26.43%) Analytics
3 37 (26.43%) Data Engineering
4 32 (22.86%) DevOps
5 30 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 25 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (16.43%) Software Engineering
8 22 (15.71%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (15.71%) MapReduce
9 21 (15.00%) Open Source
10 20 (14.29%) Data Science
11 17 (12.14%) ETL
12 16 (11.43%) Visualisation
13 14 (10.00%) Deep Learning
14 13 (9.29%) Data Visualisation
15 12 (8.57%) Configuration Management
15 12 (8.57%) Migration
15 12 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
16 11 (7.86%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 106 (75.71%) Python
2 81 (57.86%) Scala
3 79 (56.43%) Java
4 61 (43.57%) SQL
5 18 (12.86%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.14%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.43%) Go
7 9 (6.43%) R
8 8 (5.71%) Perl
9 7 (5.00%) Groovy
10 5 (3.57%) C
10 5 (3.57%) C++
10 5 (3.57%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.86%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (5.71%) Degree
2 5 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.14%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) MiFID
2 4 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (15.71%) Apache Flume
2 18 (12.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 12 (8.57%) Docker
4 11 (7.86%) HDFS
5 3 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (17.14%) Hadoop YARN
2 16 (11.43%) Ansible
3 13 (9.29%) Kibana
4 12 (8.57%) Ambari
5 11 (7.86%) Oozie
6 9 (6.43%) logstash
6 9 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (5.71%) Terraform
8 6 (4.29%) Nagios
8 6 (4.29%) Puppet
9 4 (2.86%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.43%) Grafana
10 2 (1.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 50 (35.71%) Cloudera
2 23 (16.43%) Hortonworks
3 18 (12.86%) Oracle
3 18 (12.86%) Tableau
4 11 (7.86%) Google
5 7 (5.00%) Solace
5 7 (5.00%) TIBCO
6 4 (2.86%) MapR
6 4 (2.86%) Teradata
7 3 (2.14%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.14%) Talend
8 2 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.71%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.71%) Informatica
9 1 (0.71%) Microsoft