Period
to 13 December 2018

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

Apache Spark
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 214 241
Rank change year-on-year +71 +27 +22
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 74 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.68% 0.46% 0.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.01% 2.87% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 58 22 23
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -5.56% -18.18%
10th Percentile £50,475 £32,050 £23,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £55,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.85%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 739 836 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.74% 15.85% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 555 666 714
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £61,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in the East Midlands

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in the East Midlands

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in the East Midlands

Apache Spark
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 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
Nottinghamshire +72 56 £75,000 +45.63% 2
Northamptonshire - 16 £85,000 -
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 13 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 72 (97.30%) Big Data
2 61 (82.43%) Hadoop
3 52 (70.27%) Java
4 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (58.11%) SQL
6 38 (51.35%) Analytics
7 34 (45.95%) HBase
8 32 (43.24%) Degree
8 32 (43.24%) Computer Science
9 31 (41.89%) Scala
10 29 (39.19%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (36.49%) NoSQL
13 26 (35.14%) Python
14 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
14 24 (32.43%) Finance
15 23 (31.08%) Google
16 21 (28.38%) Google Cloud Platform
17 20 (27.03%) Cloudera
17 20 (27.03%) Apache Hive
18 19 (25.68%) C++
18 19 (25.68%) Kafka
19 17 (22.97%) Impala
19 17 (22.97%) Flink
19 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
19 17 (22.97%) Open Source
19 17 (22.97%) Visualisation
20 16 (21.62%) Data Architecture
20 16 (21.62%) Computer Science Degree
20 16 (21.62%) Elasticsearch

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 29 (39.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (28.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (9.46%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (5.41%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.35%) Apigee
7 1 (1.35%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (97.30%) Big Data
2 61 (82.43%) Hadoop
3 34 (45.95%) HBase
4 27 (36.49%) NoSQL
5 20 (27.03%) Apache Hive
6 17 (22.97%) Flink
6 17 (22.97%) Impala
7 13 (17.57%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (17.57%) Power BI
8 7 (9.46%) BigQuery
8 7 (9.46%) Star Schema
9 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
9 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (8.11%) Sqoop
10 4 (5.41%) Cloudera CDH
11 3 (4.05%) Data Lake
12 2 (2.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.70%) Parquet
12 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 8 (10.81%) GitLab
2 8 (10.81%) Gradle
2 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) French Language
2 4 (5.41%) German Language
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Big Data Engineer
2 22 (29.73%) Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Data Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Big Data Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Architect
5 13 (17.57%) Data Architect
5 13 (17.57%) Senior Developer
6 12 (16.22%) Senior Big Data Developer
7 11 (14.86%) Hadoop Engineer
8 10 (13.51%) Java Engineer
9 9 (12.16%) Java Developer
10 6 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (6.76%) Big Data Software Engineer
11 5 (6.76%) Senior Architect
11 5 (6.76%) Senior Data Architect
11 5 (6.76%) Software Engineer
12 4 (5.41%) Analytics Manager
12 4 (5.41%) Development Manager
12 4 (5.41%) Hadoop Developer
12 4 (5.41%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) Kafka
2 13 (17.57%) Web Services
3 7 (9.46%) JSON
3 7 (9.46%) XML
4 4 (5.41%) NumPy
4 4 (5.41%) Pandas
5 3 (4.05%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.05%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (2.70%) .NET
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Avro
6 2 (2.70%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (2.70%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (2.70%) PySpark
7 1 (1.35%) HTML
7 1 (1.35%) MLlib
7 1 (1.35%) scikit-learn
7 1 (1.35%) SciPy
7 1 (1.35%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (17.57%) Public Cloud
3 10 (13.51%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (12.16%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.70%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Unix
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (51.35%) Analytics
3 32 (43.24%) Computer Science
4 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
5 17 (22.97%) Open Source
5 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (22.97%) Visualisation
6 16 (21.62%) Data Architecture
6 16 (21.62%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (20.27%) Data Modelling
7 15 (20.27%) MapReduce
7 15 (20.27%) Technical Leadership
7 15 (20.27%) Validation
8 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (16.22%) Data Analytics
8 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
9 11 (14.86%) Machine Learning
10 10 (13.51%) Big Data Analytics
11 9 (12.16%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (12.16%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) Java
2 43 (58.11%) SQL
3 31 (41.89%) Scala
4 26 (35.14%) Python
5 19 (25.68%) C++
6 10 (13.51%) R
7 7 (9.46%) MATLAB
8 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.05%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) C#
9 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (43.24%) Degree
2 16 (21.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) GDPR
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) PMO
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Apache Flume
2 6 (8.11%) HDFS
3 2 (2.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 14 (18.92%) Oozie
2 8 (10.81%) Puppet
3 4 (5.41%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (4.05%) Kibana
4 3 (4.05%) logstash
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Google
2 20 (27.03%) Cloudera
3 12 (16.22%) Tableau
4 7 (9.46%) MapR
5 4 (5.41%) Alteryx
5 4 (5.41%) Hortonworks
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.41%) Reuters
6 2 (2.70%) Splunk
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.35%) Talend