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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 86 81 53
Rank change year-on-year -5 -28 +57
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 30 27 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.98% 2.03% 3.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.48% 17.88% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 6
10th Percentile - - £38,125
25th Percentile £31,000 £46,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% - -26.92%
75th Percentile £60,000 £56,813 £53,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £87,700 £54,375
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +13.64% -4.35%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 182 151 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 12.01% 11.35% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 65 113 48
10th Percentile £33,433 £36,250 £29,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £38,625 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,238 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.76% +18.75% -4.20%
75th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £49,063
90th Percentile £73,000 £77,800 £54,125
Scotland median annual salary £50,238 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.53% +8.89% +5.88%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apache Spark in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Spark in Glasgow over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 29 (96.67%) SQL
1 29 (96.67%) Python
1 29 (96.67%) Big Data
2 28 (93.33%) Agile
3 27 (90.00%) ETL
3 27 (90.00%) Analytics
3 27 (90.00%) Data Pipeline
3 27 (90.00%) Social Skills
4 26 (86.67%) Data Analytics
4 26 (86.67%) R
5 24 (80.00%) AWS
6 20 (66.67%) Data Architecture
7 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
8 15 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
9 14 (46.67%) Databricks
9 14 (46.67%) Data Strategy
9 14 (46.67%) Data Science
9 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (46.67%) Snowflake
9 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (43.33%) Data Extraction
10 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
10 13 (43.33%) OLE
10 13 (43.33%) Advertising
10 13 (43.33%) Data Management
10 13 (43.33%) CI/CD
10 13 (43.33%) Luigi
10 13 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (43.33%) Amazon Kinesis

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 15 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
2 13 (43.33%) Apache Pig
2 13 (43.33%) Luigi
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 24 (80.00%) AWS
2 14 (46.67%) Snowflake
3 13 (43.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 13 (43.33%) Azure
4 12 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
5 9 (30.00%) GCP
6 8 (26.67%) Power Platform
7 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (96.67%) Big Data
2 16 (53.33%) Hadoop
3 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 12 (40.00%) Data Lake
4 12 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (26.67%) Power BI
7 7 (23.33%) Tableau
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (3.33%) BigQuery
8 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
8 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
8 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (40.00%) ER Studio
1 12 (40.00%) ERwin
1 12 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) JUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Mockito
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (90.00%) Social Skills
2 13 (43.33%) Advertising
3 12 (40.00%) Presentation Skills
4 3 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Data Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Senior Data Engineer
3 12 (40.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 12 (40.00%) Data Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Junior
4 4 (13.33%) Junior Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Data Analytics Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Test Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Kafka
1 13 (43.33%) OLE
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Beam
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) IoT
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile
2 27 (90.00%) Analytics
2 27 (90.00%) Data Pipeline
2 27 (90.00%) ETL
3 26 (86.67%) Data Analytics
4 20 (66.67%) Data Architecture
5 14 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (46.67%) Data Science
5 14 (46.67%) Data Strategy
5 14 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (43.33%) CI/CD
6 13 (43.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (43.33%) Data Extraction
6 13 (43.33%) Data Management
7 12 (40.00%) Data Modelling
7 12 (40.00%) DevOps
7 12 (40.00%) Inmon Methodology
7 12 (40.00%) Kimball Methodology
8 8 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Python
1 29 (96.67%) SQL
2 26 (86.67%) R
3 4 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.67%) Terraform
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Databricks
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Google
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle