Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Apache Spark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Spark over the 6 months to 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 199 236
Rank change year-on-year +16 +37 +21
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 65 63 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.14% 0.96% 0.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.09% 5.31% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 51 29 12
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +21.74% +27.78%
10th Percentile £50,000 £36,750 £45,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £84,500
South East median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +18.18%

Apache Spark is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 917 1,187 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.12% 18.13% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 757 951 844
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,825
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Berkshire

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Berkshire

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Berkshire

Apache Spark
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Reading -5 48 £64,000 +4.49% 1
Newbury +8 6 £55,000 -33.33%
Slough +6 3 - -
Apache Spark
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, IT jobs citing Apache Spark 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 48 (73.85%) Python
2 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) Data Science
3 43 (66.15%) Java
3 43 (66.15%) Hadoop
4 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
5 39 (60.00%) Scala
6 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 35 (53.85%) Docker
7 34 (52.31%) Microservices
8 32 (49.23%) Algorithms
8 32 (49.23%) C#
8 32 (49.23%) MongoDB
8 32 (49.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 29 (44.62%) Private Cloud
10 28 (43.08%) Public Cloud
10 28 (43.08%) scikit-learn
10 28 (43.08%) Pandas
10 28 (43.08%) Akka
10 28 (43.08%) Bitbucket
10 28 (43.08%) Spring Cloud
10 28 (43.08%) Spring
11 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
11 27 (41.54%) Big Data
12 26 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
13 25 (38.46%) Open Source
14 24 (36.92%) RESTful
14 24 (36.92%) OAuth
14 24 (36.92%) Cryptography
14 24 (36.92%) SAML

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 24 (36.92%) Hyperledger
2 19 (29.23%) Apache
3 5 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.62%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.46%) AWS
2 10 (15.38%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (15.38%) Azure
3 8 (12.31%) Power Platform
4 7 (10.77%) Amazon S3
4 7 (10.77%) GCP
5 6 (9.23%) Data Lake Analytics
6 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (6.15%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (4.62%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (1.54%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.54%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.54%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.54%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) SSL
2 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.54%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (66.15%) Hadoop
2 32 (49.23%) Apache Cassandra
2 32 (49.23%) MongoDB
3 27 (41.54%) Big Data
4 24 (36.92%) Blockchain
5 10 (15.38%) Apache Hive
5 10 (15.38%) Data Lake
6 9 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.31%) Power BI
8 7 (10.77%) Amazon Redshift
8 7 (10.77%) HBase
9 6 (9.23%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (7.69%) NoSQL
11 4 (6.15%) Redis
11 4 (6.15%) Sqoop
12 3 (4.62%) Amazon Athena
12 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
13 2 (3.08%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
2 28 (43.08%) Bitbucket
3 10 (15.38%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.85%) JIRA
4 9 (13.85%) Maven
4 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 6 (9.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (26.15%) Public Sector
2 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.69%) Electronics
3 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 5 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) French Language
4 1 (1.54%) German Language
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (44.62%) Software Engineer
2 18 (27.69%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (16.92%) Data Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Lead DevOps
4 9 (13.85%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) Technical Leader
5 6 (9.23%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Big Data Engineer
5 6 (9.23%) Python Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Data Analytics Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.62%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) Akka
1 28 (43.08%) Pandas
1 28 (43.08%) scikit-learn
1 28 (43.08%) Spring
1 28 (43.08%) Spring Cloud
2 24 (36.92%) OAuth
2 24 (36.92%) RESTful
2 24 (36.92%) SAML
2 24 (36.92%) Swagger
3 13 (20.00%) Kafka
4 6 (9.23%) Spark Streaming
5 4 (6.15%) .NET
5 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.62%) Apache NiFi
6 3 (4.62%) Node.js
6 3 (4.62%) Samza
7 2 (3.08%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.08%) TensorFlow
8 1 (1.54%) React
8 1 (1.54%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 32 (49.23%) Algorithms
2 29 (44.62%) Private Cloud
3 28 (43.08%) Public Cloud
4 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.08%) Cybercrime
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 8 (12.31%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 45 (69.23%) Data Science
2 35 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 34 (52.31%) Microservices
4 26 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 25 (38.46%) Open Source
6 24 (36.92%) API Development
6 24 (36.92%) Cryptography
7 22 (33.85%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (30.77%) Analytics
9 15 (23.08%) ETL
10 13 (20.00%) DevOps
11 10 (15.38%) Data Engineering
11 10 (15.38%) Machine Learning
12 9 (13.85%) Data-Driven Testing
12 9 (13.85%) High Availability
12 9 (13.85%) Technical Leadership
13 8 (12.31%) Scrum
14 7 (10.77%) TDD
14 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 48 (73.85%) Python
2 43 (66.15%) Java
3 39 (60.00%) Scala
4 32 (49.23%) C#
5 22 (33.85%) SQL
6 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
7 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.23%) R
9 4 (6.15%) C
10 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.08%) C++
12 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (41.54%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) Degree
3 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.23%) AWS Certification
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.54%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.23%) Data Quality
1 6 (9.23%) QA
System Software
1 35 (53.85%) Docker
2 4 (6.15%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.54%) Ceph
3 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Kubernetes
2 4 (6.15%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (6.15%) Puppet
3 3 (4.62%) Ansible
3 3 (4.62%) Chukwa
4 2 (3.08%) Kibana
4 2 (3.08%) logstash
5 1 (1.54%) Graphite
5 1 (1.54%) Icinga
5 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.54%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
1 6 (9.23%) Tableau
2 5 (7.69%) SAP
3 3 (4.62%) Informatica
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
3 3 (4.62%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.62%) Teradata