Period
to 18 January 2022

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

Apache Spark
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 194 143 188
Rank change year-on-year -51 +45 +10
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 53 28 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 0.97% 0.92% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.72% 6.93% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 51
10th Percentile £48,125 £43,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,970 £47,500 £44,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -14.29%
75th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £69,375
90th Percentile £96,250 £73,000 £95,000
North West median annual salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +27.27% -8.33% -14.29%

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 Manchester with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 608 404 755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 11.13% 13.28% 13.37%
Number of salaries quoted 442 351 595
10th Percentile £26,275 £33,500 £27,200
25th Percentile £37,500 £38,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,050 £49,127 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.88% +15.59% -5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,463 £71,250 £69,119
North West median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £41,709
% change year-on-year -2.17% +10.29% -1.86%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Manchester

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Manchester

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Spark in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 40 (75.47%) AWS
2 38 (71.70%) Python
3 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (52.83%) GCP
5 27 (50.94%) Kafka
6 25 (47.17%) Big Data
6 25 (47.17%) SQL
7 23 (43.40%) Java
8 22 (41.51%) Hadoop
8 22 (41.51%) Kubernetes
9 21 (39.62%) Analytics
10 19 (35.85%) Docker
11 17 (32.08%) Machine Learning
11 17 (32.08%) Artificial Intelligence
12 16 (30.19%) MySQL
12 16 (30.19%) ETL
12 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
12 16 (30.19%) Data Engineering
13 15 (28.30%) Azure
13 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (28.30%) Degree
13 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
14 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
14 14 (26.42%) Microservices
14 14 (26.42%) Data Science
14 14 (26.42%) Social Skills
15 13 (24.53%) Scala
16 12 (22.64%) Visualisation
16 12 (22.64%) Google
16 12 (22.64%) Data Pipeline

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 10 (18.87%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 5 (9.43%) Apache Airflow
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (5.66%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 40 (75.47%) AWS
2 28 (52.83%) GCP
3 15 (28.30%) Azure
4 5 (9.43%) GitHub
5 4 (7.55%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (5.66%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
6 3 (5.66%) Snowflake
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon S3
7 2 (3.77%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (3.77%) Google Data Studio
7 2 (3.77%) Serverless
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon ECS
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.89%) Apigee
8 1 (1.89%) AWS Step Functions
8 1 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (1.89%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) Big Data
2 22 (41.51%) Hadoop
3 16 (30.19%) MySQL
3 16 (30.19%) NoSQL
4 15 (28.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (20.75%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (16.98%) Couchbase
6 9 (16.98%) Data Lake
7 7 (13.21%) BigQuery
8 6 (11.32%) Neo4j
8 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.43%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (7.55%) Amazon Athena
10 4 (7.55%) Apache Hive
10 4 (7.55%) Metadata
10 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
10 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
11 3 (5.66%) DataStage
11 3 (5.66%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Jenkins
2 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.66%) JIRA
3 3 (5.66%) JUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (3.77%) IBM UrbanCode
4 2 (3.77%) Maven
4 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (3.77%) Spinnaker
4 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (26.42%) Social Skills
2 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
3 9 (16.98%) Marketing
4 8 (15.09%) Legal
5 6 (11.32%) Banking
6 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (7.55%) Law
7 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
8 2 (3.77%) Influencing Skills
8 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
8 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Data Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Java Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) Senior Java Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Data Scientist
4 5 (9.43%) Senior Data Scientist
4 5 (9.43%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Big Data Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) Data Architect
7 1 (1.89%) Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Change Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) Data Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Java Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) Kafka
2 10 (18.87%) Spring
2 10 (18.87%) Spring Boot
3 9 (16.98%) OAuth
3 9 (16.98%) OAuth2
4 4 (7.55%) Apache Beam
4 4 (7.55%) Web Services
5 3 (5.66%) React
6 2 (3.77%) Dask
6 2 (3.77%) MXNet
6 2 (3.77%) Node.js
6 2 (3.77%) scikit-learn
6 2 (3.77%) Spark Streaming
6 2 (3.77%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.89%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (1.89%) PySpark
7 1 (1.89%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Virtual Team
2 9 (16.98%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.21%) Public Cloud
4 4 (7.55%) Cloud Native
4 4 (7.55%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) Legacy Code
6 2 (3.77%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (3.77%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.77%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) Analytics
3 17 (32.08%) Artificial Intelligence
3 17 (32.08%) Machine Learning
4 16 (30.19%) Data Engineering
4 16 (30.19%) ETL
5 15 (28.30%) Computer Science
6 14 (26.42%) Data Science
6 14 (26.42%) Microservices
6 14 (26.42%) Software Engineering
7 12 (22.64%) Conversational UI
7 12 (22.64%) Data Pipeline
7 12 (22.64%) Event-Driven
7 12 (22.64%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 12 (22.64%) Visualisation
8 10 (18.87%) Data Analysis
8 10 (18.87%) Data Architecture
9 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (16.98%) Conversational Commerce
9 9 (16.98%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) Python
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 23 (43.40%) Java
4 13 (24.53%) Scala
5 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
5 11 (20.75%) R
6 9 (16.98%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.66%) Java 11
8 2 (3.77%) Go
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 19 (35.85%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Kubernetes
2 9 (16.98%) Puppet
3 6 (11.32%) Ansible
3 6 (11.32%) Terraform
4 4 (7.55%) Istio
5 2 (3.77%) Control-M
5 2 (3.77%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (3.77%) Oozie
6 1 (1.89%) Grafana
6 1 (1.89%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Google
2 7 (13.21%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Cloudera
3 4 (7.55%) Hortonworks
3 4 (7.55%) Teradata
4 3 (5.66%) Databricks
4 3 (5.66%) IBM
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.77%) Dataiku
6 1 (1.89%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.89%) BT
6 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.89%) Vertica