Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 195 242
Rank change year-on-year +40 +47 +29
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 65 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.36% 0.60% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.77% 3.67% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 31 4
East Midlands median annual salary £75,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +76.47% -10.53% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £30,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £103,000 £57,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.48% +3.08% -

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 837 844 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.56% 16.34% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 691 673 785
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,400 £22,100
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,800 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +57 47 £71,250 +35.71% 7
Northamptonshire - 14 £90,000 - 3
Derbyshire -14 2 £51,250 +36.67%
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 63 (96.92%) Big Data
2 52 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 44 (67.69%) Java
4 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (50.77%) SQL
5 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 31 (47.69%) Analytics
7 28 (43.08%) Python
8 27 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
9 26 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
11 24 (36.92%) Google
12 22 (33.85%) Cloudera
12 22 (33.85%) Google Cloud Platform
13 21 (32.31%) Scala
14 20 (30.77%) Degree
14 20 (30.77%) Computer Science
15 19 (29.23%) HBase
15 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
15 19 (29.23%) Open Source
15 19 (29.23%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (27.69%) Data Architecture
17 17 (26.15%) Data Modelling
18 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
18 16 (24.62%) Power BI
19 15 (23.08%) Flink
19 15 (23.08%) Tableau
20 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
21 12 (18.46%) SQL Server

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 11 (16.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (41.54%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (33.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (15.38%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (6.15%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (96.92%) Big Data
2 52 (80.00%) Hadoop
3 26 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 25 (38.46%) NoSQL
5 19 (29.23%) HBase
6 16 (24.62%) Power BI
7 15 (23.08%) Flink
8 12 (18.46%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.38%) BigQuery
9 10 (15.38%) Star Schema
10 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (10.77%) Apache Hive
12 4 (6.15%) Impala
12 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (6.15%) Sqoop
13 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 3 (4.62%) Cloudera CDH
13 3 (4.62%) Data Lake
13 3 (4.62%) Looker
Development Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.08%) GitLab
1 2 (3.08%) Gradle
1 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (13.85%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Electronics
4 4 (6.15%) Banking
4 4 (6.15%) French Language
4 4 (6.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Big Data Engineer
1 27 (41.54%) Data Engineer
2 17 (26.15%) Architect
3 16 (24.62%) Data Architect
4 12 (18.46%) Hadoop Engineer
5 9 (13.85%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Big Data Software Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Data Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Data Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Web Services
2 10 (15.38%) JSON
2 10 (15.38%) XML
3 9 (13.85%) Kafka
4 4 (6.15%) .NET
5 2 (3.08%) Apache Avro
5 2 (3.08%) HTML
6 1 (1.54%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (1.54%) PySpark
6 1 (1.54%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 16 (24.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (16.92%) Public Cloud
4 9 (13.85%) Data Structures
5 8 (12.31%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (6.15%) Algorithms
6 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.08%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.54%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (55.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (47.69%) Analytics
3 19 (29.23%) Open Source
3 19 (29.23%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (29.23%) Visualisation
4 18 (27.69%) Data Architecture
5 17 (26.15%) Data Modelling
6 16 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (18.46%) Data Engineering
9 11 (16.92%) Data Management
10 10 (15.38%) Monetization
10 10 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (15.38%) Statistics
11 9 (13.85%) Big Data Analytics
11 9 (13.85%) Computational Intelligence
11 9 (13.85%) Data Analytics
11 9 (13.85%) Data Development
11 9 (13.85%) MapReduce
11 9 (13.85%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 33 (50.77%) SQL
3 28 (43.08%) Python
4 21 (32.31%) Scala
5 12 (18.46%) C++
6 7 (10.77%) MATLAB
6 7 (10.77%) R
7 4 (6.15%) C#
7 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (30.77%) Degree
2 9 (13.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.54%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Oozie
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Google
2 22 (33.85%) Cloudera
3 15 (23.08%) Tableau
4 10 (15.38%) MapR
5 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.23%) Oracle
7 5 (7.69%) Alteryx
8 4 (6.15%) Hortonworks
9 3 (4.62%) Reuters
9 3 (4.62%) Talend
10 2 (3.08%) Informatica