Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
South West > Bristol
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 119 185
Rank change year-on-year -26 +66 -
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 55 64 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.44% 1.96% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.97% 9.82% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 13
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £77,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% -20.97% -
10th Percentile £38,097 £47,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £78,750 £83,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

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 613 652 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.07% 19.99% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 482 561 732
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £68,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%

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 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Bristol

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Apache Spark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 40 (72.73%) Python
2 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (63.64%) Java
3 35 (63.64%) Scala
3 35 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (60.00%) SQL
5 32 (58.18%) Amazon Redshift
5 32 (58.18%) Amazon Kinesis
6 25 (45.45%) BigQuery
6 25 (45.45%) ETL
7 24 (43.64%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (41.82%) Amazon EMR
8 23 (41.82%) Kafka
8 23 (41.82%) Hadoop
9 22 (40.00%) Analytics
10 21 (38.18%) Scrum
10 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
11 20 (36.36%) Apache Hive
12 19 (34.55%) Open Source
12 19 (34.55%) Big Data
13 18 (32.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 18 (32.73%) Microservices
13 18 (32.73%) Coaching
14 17 (30.91%) MapReduce
15 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
15 16 (29.09%) Clustering
15 16 (29.09%) C#
15 16 (29.09%) Pandas
15 16 (29.09%) MLlib
16 15 (27.27%) DevOps

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 24 (43.64%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (16.36%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 35 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (58.18%) Amazon Kinesis
3 23 (41.82%) Amazon EMR
4 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (21.82%) GitHub
6 10 (18.18%) Amazon S3
6 10 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (12.73%) Serverless
8 5 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (7.27%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (5.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (58.18%) Amazon Redshift
2 25 (45.45%) BigQuery
3 23 (41.82%) Hadoop
4 20 (36.36%) Apache Hive
5 19 (34.55%) Big Data
6 16 (29.09%) NoSQL
7 11 (20.00%) Impala
8 9 (16.36%) Neo4j
8 9 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (16.36%) Power BI
9 8 (14.55%) MongoDB
9 8 (14.55%) Presto
9 8 (14.55%) Spotfire
10 7 (12.73%) RDBMS
10 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (5.45%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (5.45%) GIS
12 2 (3.64%) HBase
12 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (23.64%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.82%) Gradle
3 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (21.82%) Electronics
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.45%) Law
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Data Engineer
2 19 (34.55%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (18.18%) Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Software Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Hadoop Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Scala Developer
4 8 (14.55%) Senior Data Engineer
4 8 (14.55%) Technical Leader
5 7 (12.73%) Java Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Python Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) AWS Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) Kafka
2 16 (29.09%) MLlib
2 16 (29.09%) Pandas
3 7 (12.73%) .NET
4 6 (10.91%) Apache Flex
4 6 (10.91%) REST
4 6 (10.91%) Velocity
5 4 (7.27%) JSON
6 3 (5.45%) D3.js
6 3 (5.45%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (5.45%) TensorFlow
6 3 (5.45%) Theano
7 2 (3.64%) Node.js
7 2 (3.64%) React
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.82%) Ramda
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Clustering
2 12 (21.82%) User Experience
3 10 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 10 (18.18%) Internet of Things
4 6 (10.91%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.45%) Blog
5 3 (5.45%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.64%) Industrial Internet of Things
7 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (65.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) ETL
3 22 (40.00%) Analytics
4 21 (38.18%) Scrum
4 21 (38.18%) Software Engineering
5 19 (34.55%) Open Source
6 18 (32.73%) Coaching
6 18 (32.73%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (32.73%) Microservices
7 17 (30.91%) MapReduce
8 15 (27.27%) DevOps
9 14 (25.45%) BDD
9 14 (25.45%) Data Engineering
10 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (23.64%) Data Visualisation
10 13 (23.64%) Visualisation
11 11 (20.00%) Functional Programming
12 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
13 9 (16.36%) Kanban
13 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Python
2 35 (63.64%) Java
2 35 (63.64%) Scala
3 33 (60.00%) SQL
4 16 (29.09%) C#
5 7 (12.73%) Clojure
5 7 (12.73%) Haskell
5 7 (12.73%) R
6 6 (10.91%) Erlang
6 6 (10.91%) F#
6 6 (10.91%) Go
6 6 (10.91%) Lisp
7 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.45%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.64%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) ES6
10 1 (1.82%) GraphQL
10 1 (1.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
1 4 (7.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (27.27%) Docker
2 2 (3.64%) HDFS
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Tableau
2 12 (21.82%) Atlassian
3 3 (5.45%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Apple
4 2 (3.64%) Informatica
5 1 (1.82%) Capita
5 1 (1.82%) WSO2