Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 124 179
Rank change year-on-year +5 +55 -
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 76 61 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.13% 1.82% 0.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.08% 9.85% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 53 22
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +29.73% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £83,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -

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 Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 581 619 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.29% 18.49% 22.59%
Number of salaries quoted 476 529 761
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Bristol

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Bristol

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 58 (76.32%) Java
2 57 (75.00%) Scala
3 49 (64.47%) Python
3 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (53.95%) Amazon Redshift
5 41 (53.95%) Amazon Kinesis
6 38 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 36 (47.37%) SQL
8 35 (46.05%) Scrum
9 34 (44.74%) Kafka
9 34 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
10 32 (42.11%) Amazon EMR
10 32 (42.11%) Hadoop
11 31 (40.79%) ETL
11 31 (40.79%) BigQuery
11 31 (40.79%) Amazon Athena
12 30 (39.47%) Microservices
13 29 (38.16%) C#
13 29 (38.16%) Analytics
14 28 (36.84%) Big Data
14 28 (36.84%) Open Source
14 28 (36.84%) DevOps
15 27 (35.53%) Continuous Delivery
15 27 (35.53%) Coaching
16 26 (34.21%) Docker
17 25 (32.89%) Pandas
17 25 (32.89%) MLlib
17 25 (32.89%) Data Science
17 25 (32.89%) MapReduce

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 34 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (23.68%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 2 (2.63%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 48 (63.16%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (53.95%) Amazon Kinesis
3 32 (42.11%) Amazon EMR
4 24 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (27.63%) GitHub
6 10 (13.16%) Amazon S3
6 10 (13.16%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (13.16%) Serverless
7 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) HTTP
1 2 (2.63%) Internet
1 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (53.95%) Amazon Redshift
2 32 (42.11%) Hadoop
3 31 (40.79%) Amazon Athena
3 31 (40.79%) BigQuery
4 28 (36.84%) Big Data
5 18 (23.68%) Apache Hive
5 18 (23.68%) Power BI
6 17 (22.37%) Impala
6 17 (22.37%) NoSQL
6 17 (22.37%) Presto
6 17 (22.37%) Spotfire
7 11 (14.47%) MongoDB
7 11 (14.47%) Neo4j
7 11 (14.47%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (13.16%) RDBMS
8 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.63%) SQL Server
11 1 (1.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 22 (28.95%) JIRA
2 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.32%) ERwin
3 1 (1.32%) Gradle
3 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 22 (28.95%) Electronics
2 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) AWS Engineer
2 29 (38.16%) Data Engineer
3 19 (25.00%) Developer
4 16 (21.05%) Hadoop Engineer
4 16 (21.05%) Scala Developer
4 16 (21.05%) Senior Data Engineer
5 15 (19.74%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 12 (15.79%) Software Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Java Engineer
7 10 (13.16%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Data Science Leader
8 8 (10.53%) Python Software Engineer
8 8 (10.53%) Technical Leader
9 6 (7.89%) AWS Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Cloud Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) Kafka
2 25 (32.89%) MLlib
2 25 (32.89%) Pandas
3 11 (14.47%) .NET
4 10 (13.16%) Apache Flex
5 9 (11.84%) REST
6 7 (9.21%) React
7 6 (7.89%) Node.js
7 6 (7.89%) Velocity
8 5 (6.58%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.26%) HTML
9 4 (5.26%) HTML5
9 4 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (3.95%) JSON
11 2 (2.63%) Ramda
11 2 (2.63%) RESTful
12 1 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (1.32%) Redux
12 1 (1.32%) RxJS
12 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (32.89%) Clustering
2 21 (27.63%) User Experience
3 13 (17.11%) Algorithms
4 11 (14.47%) Digital Media
5 10 (13.16%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.63%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.32%) IPTV
7 1 (1.32%) Media Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (64.47%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 35 (46.05%) Scrum
4 31 (40.79%) ETL
5 30 (39.47%) Microservices
6 29 (38.16%) Analytics
7 28 (36.84%) DevOps
7 28 (36.84%) Open Source
8 27 (35.53%) Coaching
8 27 (35.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (32.89%) Data Science
9 25 (32.89%) MapReduce
10 20 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (25.00%) Data Engineering
12 18 (23.68%) Functional Programming
13 17 (22.37%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (22.37%) Visualisation
14 15 (19.74%) Data Analytics
15 14 (18.42%) BDD
16 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 58 (76.32%) Java
2 57 (75.00%) Scala
3 49 (64.47%) Python
4 36 (47.37%) SQL
5 29 (38.16%) C#
6 12 (15.79%) Clojure
6 12 (15.79%) Haskell
7 10 (13.16%) Erlang
7 10 (13.16%) F#
7 10 (13.16%) Go
7 10 (13.16%) Lisp
8 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
9 4 (5.26%) R
10 3 (3.95%) C++
11 2 (2.63%) ES6
12 1 (1.32%) GraphQL
12 1 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Postgraduate
2 1 (1.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Docker
2 2 (2.63%) HDFS
3 1 (1.32%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.32%) Simian Army
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Atlassian
2 18 (23.68%) Tableau
3 5 (6.58%) Apple
4 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) Google
5 2 (2.63%) WSO2
6 1 (1.32%) Capita
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.32%) SAP