Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 103 75
Rank change year-on-year +14 -28 +31
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 18 5 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.59% 0.40% 3.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.46% 2.49% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 38
Somerset median annual salary £54,126 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.54% -18.75% -50.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £44,750 £48,500
South West median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +5.26%

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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 157 201 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.91% 16.26% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 137 171 291
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -11.39% -1.25%
10th Percentile £28,100 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £53,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Somerset

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Somerset

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in Somerset

Apache Spark
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 21 February 2019. 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
Taunton -2 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Bath - 6 £35,000 -
Street - 3 £82,500 -
Apache Spark
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 17 (94.44%) SQL
1 17 (94.44%) Scala
2 15 (83.33%) Python
2 15 (83.33%) Data Science
3 14 (77.78%) Deep Learning
3 14 (77.78%) Machine Learning
4 13 (72.22%) Big Data
5 9 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (50.00%) Data Engineering
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (38.89%) R
7 6 (33.33%) Data Management
7 6 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
7 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (33.33%) ETL
7 6 (33.33%) Line Management
7 6 (33.33%) Coaching
7 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 6 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (27.78%) Pandas
8 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (27.78%) scikit-learn
8 5 (27.78%) MLlib
8 5 (27.78%) SAS
8 5 (27.78%) Ruby
8 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (27.78%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (27.78%) Tableau
8 5 (27.78%) Visualisation

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 5 (27.78%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon Kinesis
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) Big Data
2 9 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (16.67%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Data Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Data Scientist
2 7 (38.89%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Data Science Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Data Scientist
4 1 (5.56%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) MLlib
1 5 (27.78%) Natural Language Processing
1 5 (27.78%) Pandas
1 5 (27.78%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Data Science
2 14 (77.78%) Deep Learning
2 14 (77.78%) Machine Learning
3 9 (50.00%) Data Engineering
3 9 (50.00%) Data Modelling
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) Coaching
5 6 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) Line Management
5 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (27.78%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (27.78%) Visualisation
7 4 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Decision-Making
8 3 (16.67%) Matrix Management
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Scala
1 17 (94.44%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) Python
3 7 (38.89%) R
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Tableau