Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 163 143
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 11 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.45% 0.55% 0.088%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.04% 2.95% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 2
Cheshire median annual salary £70,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +55.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £45,750 £21,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £76,000 £62,500 £48,250
North West median annual salary £70,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.55% +37.50%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 272 576 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.17% 18.56% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 223 451 339
Cheshire median annual salary £41,000 £44,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.82% +17.33% -
10th Percentile £23,800 £21,250 £21,900
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £53,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +6.49% +2.67%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Cheshire

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Cheshire

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Cheshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Cheshire

Apache Spark
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Chester +15 8 £70,000 +55.56%
Knutsford +16 1 - -
Warrington +7 1 £47,500 +111.11%
Apache Spark
North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 10 (90.91%) Hadoop
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Big Data
3 8 (72.73%) Kafka
3 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 7 (63.64%) Data Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
6 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (45.45%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
7 4 (36.36%) Talend
7 4 (36.36%) Apache Pig
7 4 (36.36%) Degree
7 4 (36.36%) Python
8 3 (27.27%) HTML
8 3 (27.27%) J2EE
8 3 (27.27%) JMS
8 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
8 3 (27.27%) EJB
8 3 (27.27%) CSS
8 3 (27.27%) JSON
8 3 (27.27%) JIRA
8 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
8 3 (27.27%) Use Case
8 3 (27.27%) Git (software)

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (36.36%) Apache Pig
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (9.09%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) Hadoop
2 9 (81.82%) Big Data
3 7 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 4 (36.36%) Apache Hive
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (18.18%) Flink
6 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
6 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
7 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (9.09%) HBase
7 1 (9.09%) Impala
7 1 (9.09%) QlikView
7 1 (9.09%) SAS EBI
7 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA Agile
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Data Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Presales Solution Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Architect
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Chief Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Chief Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Kafka
2 5 (45.45%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) EJB
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) HTML5
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) JMS
3 3 (27.27%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) Spark Streaming
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Infotainment
1 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Data Engineering
3 6 (54.55%) Data Modelling
4 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) Data Governance
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Mathematics
5 3 (27.27%) Use Case
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
6 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 2 (18.18%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (18.18%) Data Science
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Scala
5 1 (9.09%) R
5 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Talend
2 3 (27.27%) Cloudera
3 2 (18.18%) CA Agile Central
3 2 (18.18%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
4 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (9.09%) Lavastorm
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau