Period
to 19 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 248 335 315
Rank change year-on-year +87 -20 +41
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 71 136 217
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.71% 0.59% 0.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.53% 4.02% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 93 131 162
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -21.43% +27.27%
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £86,125
England median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% -3.33% +7.14%

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 South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 1,569 3,385 4,088
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.72% 14.77% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,315 2,738 3,413
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,625 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in the South East

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Apache Spark in the South East.

Salary trend for Apache Spark in the South East

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Apache Spark in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in the South East

Apache Spark
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2021. 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
Hampshire +72 53 £50,000 - 6
Thames Valley +71 11 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Surrey +63 6 £65,000 -10.34% 2
Berkshire +47 5 £55,000 -15.38% 3
Oxfordshire +43 4 £62,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +56 2 - - 1
East Sussex +37 1 £75,000 - 1
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 55 (77.46%) Java
2 47 (66.20%) Python
3 42 (59.15%) Apache
4 40 (56.34%) SQL
5 39 (54.93%) DevOps
6 38 (53.52%) Terraform
7 37 (52.11%) PostgreSQL
8 35 (49.30%) Google
8 35 (49.30%) Big Data
8 35 (49.30%) GitHub
8 35 (49.30%) Elasticsearch
8 35 (49.30%) GCP
9 34 (47.89%) Stackdriver
9 34 (47.89%) API Integration
9 34 (47.89%) Grafana
9 34 (47.89%) Public Sector
9 34 (47.89%) ServiceNow
9 34 (47.89%) Gradle
9 34 (47.89%) Splunk
9 34 (47.89%) Spring Integration
9 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
9 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
9 34 (47.89%) RabbitMQ
9 34 (47.89%) Spring
9 34 (47.89%) Service Management
9 34 (47.89%) ITSM
10 29 (40.85%) Hadoop
11 26 (36.62%) Analytics
11 26 (36.62%) Kubernetes
12 22 (30.99%) Scala

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (59.15%) Apache
2 35 (49.30%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.63%) SAS
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 35 (49.30%) GCP
1 35 (49.30%) GitHub
2 34 (47.89%) Stackdriver
3 18 (25.35%) Azure
4 10 (14.08%) AWS
5 3 (4.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (4.23%) Power Platform
6 1 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
6 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.41%) SaaS
6 1 (1.41%) Serverless
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.11%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (49.30%) Big Data
3 29 (40.85%) Hadoop
4 19 (26.76%) NoSQL
5 14 (19.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (9.86%) Snowflake Schema
7 4 (5.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (5.63%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.23%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (4.23%) Data Lake
8 3 (4.23%) Delta Lake
8 3 (4.23%) Looker
8 3 (4.23%) Parquet
8 3 (4.23%) Power BI
8 3 (4.23%) Presto
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
8 3 (4.23%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 34 (47.89%) Gradle
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.82%) CircleCI
3 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (47.89%) Public Sector
2 13 (18.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (52.11%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Senior Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Digital Developer
3 18 (25.35%) Digital Transformation
4 17 (23.94%) Java Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Junior
6 13 (18.31%) Java Engineer
7 11 (15.49%) Data Engineer
8 9 (12.68%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (11.27%) Junior Developer
9 8 (11.27%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (8.45%) Graduate
11 4 (5.63%) Analytics Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Data Analytics Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Data Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Graduate Java Engineer
11 4 (5.63%) Principal Consultant
11 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.89%) RabbitMQ
1 34 (47.89%) Spring
1 34 (47.89%) Spring Integration
2 20 (28.17%) Spring Boot
3 6 (8.45%) Kafka
4 3 (4.23%) Node.js
4 3 (4.23%) React
4 3 (4.23%) TensorFlow
5 2 (2.82%) REST
5 2 (2.82%) scikit-learn
6 1 (1.41%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.41%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.41%) LAMP
6 1 (1.41%) NumPy
6 1 (1.41%) Pandas
6 1 (1.41%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Video on Demand
2 6 (8.45%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.63%) Blog
3 4 (5.63%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.82%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.41%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.82%) Linux
1 2 (2.82%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (54.93%) DevOps
2 34 (47.89%) API Integration
2 34 (47.89%) ITSM
2 34 (47.89%) Service Management
3 26 (36.62%) Analytics
4 13 (18.31%) Microservices
5 11 (15.49%) Data Science
6 10 (14.08%) Machine Learning
7 9 (12.68%) Decision-Making
8 7 (9.86%) Data Analytics
8 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.45%) Artificial Intelligence
9 6 (8.45%) Data Engineering
10 5 (7.04%) Mathematics
10 5 (7.04%) Visualisation
11 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
11 4 (5.63%) Data Integration
11 4 (5.63%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (5.63%) ETL
11 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 55 (77.46%) Java
2 47 (66.20%) Python
3 40 (56.34%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) Scala
5 16 (22.54%) JavaScript
6 8 (11.27%) R
7 3 (4.23%) C++
8 2 (2.82%) Go
8 2 (2.82%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) C#
Qualifications
1 34 (47.89%) SC Cleared
1 34 (47.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) Degree
3 3 (4.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (53.52%) Terraform
2 34 (47.89%) Grafana
3 26 (36.62%) Kubernetes
4 4 (5.63%) Ansible
5 1 (1.41%) Kibana
5 1 (1.41%) Packer
5 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 35 (49.30%) Google
2 34 (47.89%) ServiceNow
2 34 (47.89%) Splunk
3 9 (12.68%) Databricks
4 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.41%) Cloudera