Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 112 133
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21 -
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 21 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.93% 0.95% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.79% 5.28% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 12
Glasgow median annual salary £66,250 £47,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.47% -17.39% -
10th Percentile £48,450 £37,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £52,625 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% -16.67% -25.00%

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 363 360 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 16.04% 17.93% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 213 212 369
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,775 £27,775 £28,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £57,375 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Glasgow

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, IT jobs citing Apache Spark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 19 (90.48%) Big Data
2 16 (76.19%) Java
3 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
4 7 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (33.33%) HBase
4 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 6 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
6 5 (23.81%) R
6 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
7 4 (19.05%) Coaching
7 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) Statistics
7 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
7 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
7 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
8 3 (14.29%) Kanban
8 3 (14.29%) Scala
8 3 (14.29%) Mockito
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
8 3 (14.29%) JUnit
8 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) Big Data
2 13 (61.90%) Hadoop
3 7 (33.33%) HBase
3 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (23.81%) Apache Hive
6 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.76%) Impala
8 1 (4.76%) MySQL
8 1 (4.76%) PowerCenter
8 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Mockito
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Applications Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Big Data Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java Applications Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Applications Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Big Data Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Java Applications Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 3 (14.29%) Data Scientist
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) MongoDB Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Hibernate
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
1 3 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (9.52%) MLlib
2 2 (9.52%) NumPy
2 2 (9.52%) SciPy
3 1 (4.76%) Bokeh
3 1 (4.76%) Kafka
3 1 (4.76%) Pandas
3 1 (4.76%) PySpark
3 1 (4.76%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Machine Learning
3 4 (19.05%) Coaching
3 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 4 (19.05%) Multithreading
3 4 (19.05%) SDLC
3 4 (19.05%) Statistics
3 4 (19.05%) Visualisation
4 3 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 3 (14.29%) Kanban
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) Cluster Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Operations Research
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) R
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.76%) Informatica
2 1 (4.76%) Tableau