Period
to 16 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 16 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 198 259 252
Rank change year-on-year +61 -7 +80
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 53 62 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.89% 0.68% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.71% 4.59% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 80
East of England median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +26.57%
10th Percentile £50,625 £45,000 £44,700
90th Percentile £120,000 £77,500 £87,750
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 of England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 928 1,352 1,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.58% 14.79% 14.43%
Number of salaries quoted 654 980 1,433
East of England median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,281 £26,250 £26,350
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +5.38%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in the East of England

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in the East of England

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in the East of England

Apache Spark
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 16 February 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
Bedfordshire +37 32 £75,000 +11.11% 3
Cambridgeshire +41 11 £70,000 -6.67% 2
Hertfordshire +41 5 £80,000 +10.34% 3
Suffolk -4 4 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Essex -11 1 £42,500 -41.38%
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 of England region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 38 (71.70%) Python
1 38 (71.70%) Big Data
2 34 (64.15%) Kafka
2 34 (64.15%) Apache Hive
2 34 (64.15%) Oozie
3 32 (60.38%) Hadoop
4 31 (58.49%) Scrum
5 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (54.72%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (54.72%) Analytical Skills
7 28 (52.83%) Impala
7 28 (52.83%) Data Modelling
8 25 (47.17%) Shell Script
8 25 (47.17%) Unix
8 25 (47.17%) Apache Kudu
9 24 (45.28%) Apache Flume
10 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (41.51%) Linux
12 20 (37.74%) OLTP
12 20 (37.74%) Data Engineering
13 19 (35.85%) Conceptual Models
13 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (33.96%) Data Science
14 18 (33.96%) HDFS
14 18 (33.96%) Analytics
15 17 (32.08%) Logical Data Model
15 17 (32.08%) Physical Data Model
15 17 (32.08%) Tableau
16 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
17 15 (28.30%) Cloudera

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (11.32%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.89%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Gephi
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.89%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) AWS
2 6 (11.32%) Siri
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.66%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (5.66%) Azure
3 3 (5.66%) Serverless
4 1 (1.89%) GCP
4 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
1 2 (3.77%) MPLS
1 2 (3.77%) SSL
1 2 (3.77%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (71.70%) Big Data
2 34 (64.15%) Apache Hive
3 32 (60.38%) Hadoop
4 29 (54.72%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (52.83%) Impala
6 25 (47.17%) Apache Kudu
7 20 (37.74%) OLTP
8 12 (22.64%) Relational Database
9 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.32%) Amazon Redshift
10 6 (11.32%) HBase
10 6 (11.32%) MySQL
10 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (11.32%) RDBMS
10 6 (11.32%) Sqoop
11 5 (9.43%) Data Lake
12 3 (5.66%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (5.66%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (5.66%) MariaDB
12 3 (5.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.66%) git-flow
3 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.66%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.89%) Automotive
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Architect
2 23 (43.40%) Data Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Big Data Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Data Scientist
3 9 (16.98%) Hadoop Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Technical Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Data Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Senior Data Scientist
4 8 (15.09%) Tableau Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Database Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (64.15%) Kafka
2 6 (11.32%) D3.js
2 6 (11.32%) ggplot
3 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.66%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.66%) Node.js
3 3 (5.66%) React
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 2 (3.77%) HTML5
4 2 (3.77%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (3.77%) RESTful
5 1 (1.89%) .NET
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.89%) GraphQL
5 1 (1.89%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) Spring
5 1 (1.89%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.89%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (54.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.32%) iPad
2 6 (11.32%) iPhone
2 6 (11.32%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (11.32%) User Experience
3 3 (5.66%) Cyber Kill Chain
3 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.89%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 25 (47.17%) Unix
2 22 (41.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) Scrum
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) Data Modelling
4 23 (43.40%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (37.74%) Data Engineering
6 19 (35.85%) Conceptual Models
6 19 (35.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (33.96%) Analytics
7 18 (33.96%) Data Science
8 17 (32.08%) Logical Data Model
8 17 (32.08%) Physical Data Model
9 16 (30.19%) Waterfall
10 13 (24.53%) Machine Learning
11 12 (22.64%) Technical Leadership
11 12 (22.64%) Visualisation
12 10 (18.87%) Data Analysis
13 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
13 8 (15.09%) ETL
13 8 (15.09%) MapReduce
13 8 (15.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Python
2 25 (47.17%) Shell Script
3 13 (24.53%) Scala
4 11 (20.75%) R
5 4 (7.55%) C
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.77%) C#
7 2 (3.77%) ES6
7 2 (3.77%) Java
7 2 (3.77%) Kotlin
7 2 (3.77%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CCNA
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) GIAC
2 2 (3.77%) Linux+ Certification
2 2 (3.77%) MCSE
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) SANS
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) SSCP
3 1 (1.89%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.09%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.66%) CDISC
2 3 (5.66%) HL7
System Software
1 24 (45.28%) Apache Flume
2 18 (33.96%) HDFS
3 5 (9.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (5.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 34 (64.15%) Oozie
2 5 (9.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.77%) Kibana
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Tableau
2 15 (28.30%) Cloudera
3 9 (16.98%) Informatica
4 6 (11.32%) Apple
5 3 (5.66%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (5.66%) Splunk
5 3 (5.66%) Talend
6 2 (3.77%) BT
7 1 (1.89%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.89%) Google
7 1 (1.89%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle