Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 175 142 204
Rank change year-on-year -33 +62 +59
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 75 17 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 0.69% 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.04% 4.56% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 42
10th Percentile £43,250 - £50,000
25th Percentile £44,375 £57,500 £71,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £65,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -26.92% -13.33% +11.11%
75th Percentile £63,125 £95,625 £80,000
90th Percentile £71,750 £97,500 £84,875
England median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -3.33%

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 830 373 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 14.07% 15.24% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 439 270 689
10th Percentile £25,850 £26,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £31,025 £33,403 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,369 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.49% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £71,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Spark in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -23 43 £47,500 -26.92% 4
Hertfordshire -56 19 - - 1
Essex - 10 - - 5
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Suffolk - 1 - -
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 67 (89.33%) Python
2 56 (74.67%) AWS
3 46 (61.33%) Data Science
4 43 (57.33%) Analytics
5 41 (54.67%) Social Skills
6 40 (53.33%) Software Engineering
7 38 (50.67%) Big Data
7 38 (50.67%) Machine Learning
8 36 (48.00%) Computer Science
8 36 (48.00%) SQL
9 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
10 33 (44.00%) Artificial Intelligence
11 32 (42.67%) Open Source
12 31 (41.33%) Degree
13 30 (40.00%) Use Case
14 28 (37.33%) Life Science
15 27 (36.00%) Computer Science Degree
16 26 (34.67%) Apache
16 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
17 25 (33.33%) Visualisation
17 25 (33.33%) DevOps
18 24 (32.00%) CI/CD
19 22 (29.33%) Docker
19 22 (29.33%) ETL
20 21 (28.00%) Java
20 21 (28.00%) Azure
20 21 (28.00%) GCP
21 20 (26.67%) Kafka
21 20 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
21 20 (26.67%) Serverless

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 26 (34.67%) Apache
2 6 (8.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Synapse
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 56 (74.67%) AWS
2 21 (28.00%) Azure
2 21 (28.00%) GCP
3 20 (26.67%) Serverless
4 17 (22.67%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (14.67%) Amazon S3
5 11 (14.67%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (9.33%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (8.00%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
8 6 (8.00%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 6 (8.00%) Power Platform
9 5 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (5.33%) Azure Functions
11 3 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (4.00%) Amazon SageMaker
11 3 (4.00%) PowerApps
11 3 (4.00%) SaaS
12 2 (2.67%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (50.67%) Big Data
2 34 (45.33%) Hadoop
3 20 (26.67%) Apache Hive
4 18 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (20.00%) Tableau
6 11 (14.67%) Oracle ODI
7 10 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (13.33%) ClickHouse
8 8 (10.67%) Amazon Aurora
8 8 (10.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (10.67%) NoSQL
8 8 (10.67%) Star Schema
9 7 (9.33%) OLAP
10 6 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (8.00%) Electronic Patient Records
10 6 (8.00%) MySQL
10 6 (8.00%) Power BI
10 6 (8.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (5.33%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (2.67%) kappa
4 2 (2.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) GitLab
General
1 41 (54.67%) Social Skills
2 19 (25.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (20.00%) Games
3 15 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 9 (12.00%) Law
5 8 (10.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 7 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (9.33%) Finance
7 5 (6.67%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (2.67%) Electronics
8 2 (2.67%) Marketing
8 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
9 1 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Data Engineer
2 13 (17.33%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.00%) Data Manager
4 8 (10.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (9.33%) Data Science Leader
6 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 4 (5.33%) Data Analytics Scientist
7 4 (5.33%) Data Scientist
7 4 (5.33%) Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) DevOps Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.00%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) DevSecOps Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Security Engineer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior QA Tester
9 2 (2.67%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) Kafka
2 17 (22.67%) TensorFlow
3 11 (14.67%) Dask
4 9 (12.00%) Shiny
5 5 (6.67%) GraphQL
5 5 (6.67%) Play Framework
5 5 (6.67%) PyTorch
5 5 (6.67%) React
5 5 (6.67%) Web Services
6 4 (5.33%) Flask
7 3 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (4.00%) REST
8 2 (2.67%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.67%) Node.js
8 2 (2.67%) PySpark
9 1 (1.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.33%) OpenCL
9 1 (1.33%) Spring
9 1 (1.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.33%) Life Science
2 15 (20.00%) Social Media
3 13 (17.33%) Algorithms
4 10 (13.33%) Cloud Native
5 7 (9.33%) Blog
6 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.67%) Tandem
8 1 (1.33%) CUDA
8 1 (1.33%) Cyber Defence
8 1 (1.33%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Data Science
2 43 (57.33%) Analytics
3 40 (53.33%) Software Engineering
4 38 (50.67%) Machine Learning
5 36 (48.00%) Computer Science
6 33 (44.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 32 (42.67%) Open Source
8 30 (40.00%) Use Case
9 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (33.33%) DevOps
10 25 (33.33%) Visualisation
11 24 (32.00%) CI/CD
12 22 (29.33%) ETL
13 20 (26.67%) Data Analysis
13 20 (26.67%) Natural Language Processing
14 19 (25.33%) Data Engineering
15 18 (24.00%) Scrum
16 16 (21.33%) Data Governance
16 16 (21.33%) Statistics
17 15 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (89.33%) Python
2 36 (48.00%) SQL
3 21 (28.00%) Java
4 18 (24.00%) R
5 12 (16.00%) Julia
6 11 (14.67%) MATLAB
7 10 (13.33%) Scala
8 5 (6.67%) C
8 5 (6.67%) C++
8 5 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.00%) Groovy
10 2 (2.67%) Bash
10 2 (2.67%) C#
10 2 (2.67%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.33%) Cypher
11 1 (1.33%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Degree
2 27 (36.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (25.33%) PhD
4 5 (6.67%) Master's Degree
5 2 (2.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (2.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (2.67%) CCSP
5 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) GxP
2 2 (2.67%) QA
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) Docker
2 11 (14.67%) LXC
3 5 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 20 (26.67%) Kubernetes
2 15 (20.00%) Terraform
3 11 (14.67%) Cisco IPCC
4 6 (8.00%) Mesos
5 5 (6.67%) Ansible
6 3 (4.00%) Kubeflow
7 1 (1.33%) Grafana
7 1 (1.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Oracle
2 15 (20.00%) Facebook
3 11 (14.67%) MuleSoft
4 7 (9.33%) Databricks
4 7 (9.33%) Dataiku
4 7 (9.33%) Google
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.00%) Alibaba
6 3 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (4.00%) Splunk
6 3 (4.00%) Talend
7 2 (2.67%) BEA
7 2 (2.67%) CrowdStrike
7 2 (2.67%) NVIDIA
7 2 (2.67%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.67%) Spotify