We live in a dynamic world where new technologies arise, dominate for a brief blink of an eye and then fall to oblivion rapidly. A part from the academia domain, it is interesting to check what are the current trends in the industry. Or even better: see the whole picture without discriminating. In this regard, a nice analytics tool is found in Google Trends, which allow us to track our terms of interest. The following chart shows the search interest for Machine Learning and Data Analytics.
In a similar scale I depicted the search interest for Data Analytics and Big Data. As it is clearly noticeable, knowing both disciplines can open many doors in the industry.
Finally, as top and also rising queries, Hadoop is the most popular term.