Hadoop and Big Data
Hadoop is the base of Big Data. If you are a fresher there is a huge scope if you are skilled in Hadoop. Amongst the open source framework, there is almost no other alternative which can deal with petabytes of data as Hadoop can. In 2015 was it was predicted that the Indian Hadoop industry will grow upto 5 times in the analytics center.
Job Market Trends
Research suggests that by the end of 2018 India alone will face a shortage of about two lac data scientist. The probable growth of Big Data in India is because of the awareness of the benefits that insights from unstructured data can impact businesses.
Another fact is that India is considered a hub for outsourcing such operational efficiencies at low cost. One can see Bangalore emerging as a hub for such outsourcing capabilities.
Jobs for Hadoop developers in on the rise as organisations from different verticals such as e-commerce, retail, automobile, telecom are adopting analytics to gain an advantage over their competitors. Increasing demand and cost-effectiveness is also making many international companies focus on India with plans for expansion. If new is right Twitter is also in the process of setting their R&D centre in India.