Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 164 195
Rank change year-on-year +63 +31 +7
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 79 47 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.37% 1.13% 0.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.20% 6.55% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 39 39
Median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +30.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £56,250 £36,250 £39,750
90th Percentile £88,500 £97,500 £106,250
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%

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 434 718 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 13.03% 17.27% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 386 514 738
Median annual salary £44,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.63% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Spark in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 5 April 2020.

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 5 April 2020. 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 +50 72 £75,000 -1.64% 1
Northamptonshire +10 5 - -
Leicestershire +46 2 £55,000 -2.65% 1
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 (91.14%) Hadoop
2 70 (88.61%) Java
3 69 (87.34%) Big Data
4 64 (81.01%) HBase
5 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (59.49%) Scala
7 45 (56.96%) Apache Hive
8 44 (55.70%) Impala
9 37 (46.84%) Analytics
10 35 (44.30%) MapReduce
10 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
11 31 (39.24%) Degree
11 31 (39.24%) AWS
12 28 (35.44%) Finance
12 28 (35.44%) Public Cloud
13 24 (30.38%) Performance Tuning
14 23 (29.11%) Azure
15 20 (25.32%) C++
16 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
16 19 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
16 19 (24.05%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (22.78%) GCP
17 18 (22.78%) Flink
18 17 (21.52%) HDFS
18 17 (21.52%) Elasticsearch
19 16 (20.25%) Data Analysis
19 16 (20.25%) Open Source
19 16 (20.25%) Web Services
19 16 (20.25%) Google
20 15 (18.99%) Kafka

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 17 (21.52%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.33%) SAS
3 3 (3.80%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.27%) Apache
5 1 (1.27%) Apache Synapse
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.24%) AWS
2 23 (29.11%) Azure
3 18 (22.78%) GCP
4 3 (3.80%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.53%) IaaS
5 2 (2.53%) PaaS
5 2 (2.53%) SaaS
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.27%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (91.14%) Hadoop
2 69 (87.34%) Big Data
3 64 (81.01%) HBase
4 45 (56.96%) Apache Hive
5 44 (55.70%) Impala
6 18 (22.78%) Flink
7 8 (10.13%) SQL Server
8 5 (6.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (3.80%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.80%) Power BI
10 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (2.53%) Data Lake
11 2 (2.53%) Spark SQL
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (7.59%) Git (software)
1 6 (7.59%) GitLab
1 6 (7.59%) Gradle
1 6 (7.59%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (35.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (55.70%) Developer
2 34 (43.04%) Java Developer
3 23 (29.11%) Big Data Developer
4 22 (27.85%) Senior Developer
4 22 (27.85%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (26.58%) Agile Developer
5 21 (26.58%) Agile Java Developer
5 21 (26.58%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 18 (22.78%) Big Data Engineer
6 18 (22.78%) Java Engineer
6 18 (22.78%) Java Software Engineer
6 18 (22.78%) Software Engineer
7 14 (17.72%) Lead Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Analytics Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Big Data Software Engineer
8 12 (15.19%) Lead Java Developer
8 12 (15.19%) Lead Software Engineer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior Agile Developer
9 9 (11.39%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 7 (8.86%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.25%) Web Services
2 15 (18.99%) Kafka
3 12 (15.19%) J2EE
4 2 (2.53%) Node.js
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.27%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.27%) Apache NiFi
5 1 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (1.27%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Public Cloud
2 12 (15.19%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.27%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Linux
2 7 (8.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (78.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (46.84%) Analytics
3 35 (44.30%) MapReduce
3 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.38%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (24.05%) Computer Science
5 19 (24.05%) Problem-Solving
6 16 (20.25%) Data Analysis
6 16 (20.25%) Open Source
7 14 (17.72%) Technical Leadership
8 12 (15.19%) Predictive Analytics
8 12 (15.19%) Validation
9 11 (13.92%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.86%) DevOps
10 7 (8.86%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.59%) Deployment Automation
11 6 (7.59%) Functional Programming
11 6 (7.59%) Integration Testing
12 5 (6.33%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 70 (88.61%) Java
2 47 (59.49%) Scala
3 20 (25.32%) C++
4 10 (12.66%) SQL
5 9 (11.39%) Python
6 6 (7.59%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.53%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) R
7 2 (2.53%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) C
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (39.24%) Degree
2 19 (24.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (15.19%) AWS Certification
4 3 (3.80%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.53%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (21.52%) HDFS
2 1 (1.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) Oozie
2 6 (7.59%) Puppet
3 3 (3.80%) Kibana
4 1 (1.27%) Grafana
4 1 (1.27%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.27%) Mesos
4 1 (1.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Google
2 5 (6.33%) Teradata
3 3 (3.80%) Databricks
3 3 (3.80%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Confluent
4 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.27%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.27%) Tableau