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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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > South East
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 298 173 225
Rank change year-on-year -125 +52 +137
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 210 316 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 1.90% 0.97%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.43% 13.01% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 79 78 70
10th Percentile £32,500 £52,500 £47,500
25th Percentile £48,625 £56,157 £53,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £85,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -25.00% +25.93% +5.47%
75th Percentile £75,000 £102,500 £83,438
90th Percentile £92,500 - £85,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £76,650 £75,000
% change year-on-year +4.37% +2.20% -

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 2,491 2,429 1,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 11.48% 14.63% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,581 1,139
10th Percentile £30,132 £28,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +5.00%

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 9 August 2022.

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 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley +17 80 £63,750 -12.07% 4
Berkshire +40 48 £65,000 -21.21%
Surrey -35 41 £72,500 -20.55%
Hampshire -145 37 £60,000 -20.00%
Kent - 18 - - 1
Oxfordshire -10 16 £63,750 +2.00% 1
Buckinghamshire -24 16 £49,000 +8.89% 3
East Sussex +8 13 £65,000 -27.78%
West Sussex - 12 £90,000 - 1
Middlesex - 10 - -
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 9 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 South East region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 161 (76.67%) Python
2 136 (64.76%) SQL
3 119 (56.67%) Hadoop
3 119 (56.67%) Azure
4 118 (56.19%) AWS
5 116 (55.24%) Agile
6 97 (46.19%) Finance
7 93 (44.29%) Big Data
8 79 (37.62%) Test Automation
9 76 (36.19%) Microservices
10 72 (34.29%) CI/CD
11 69 (32.86%) Java
12 66 (31.43%) Unix
13 65 (30.95%) Kafka
14 63 (30.00%) Software Engineering
15 62 (29.52%) Serverless
16 61 (29.05%) PostgreSQL
16 61 (29.05%) Microsoft
17 58 (27.62%) Mentoring
17 58 (27.62%) Flink
18 57 (27.14%) Customer-Centricity
18 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
18 57 (27.14%) NoSQL
19 55 (26.19%) Data Science
20 54 (25.71%) Analytics
21 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
22 51 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
23 50 (23.81%) OpenShift
23 50 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
23 50 (23.81%) Social Skills

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 32 (15.24%) Apache
2 17 (8.10%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (1.90%) GemFire
3 4 (1.90%) SAS
4 2 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
4 2 (0.95%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 7 (3.33%) Campfire
Business Applications
1 2 (0.95%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 119 (56.67%) Azure
2 118 (56.19%) AWS
3 62 (29.52%) Serverless
4 50 (23.81%) AWS Lambda
4 50 (23.81%) OpenShift
5 35 (16.67%) Cloud Functions
6 31 (14.76%) GitHub
7 29 (13.81%) Amazon Kinesis
8 23 (10.95%) GCP
9 19 (9.05%) SaaS
10 18 (8.57%) Power Platform
11 13 (6.19%) Amazon Cognito
11 13 (6.19%) AWS CodePipeline
11 13 (6.19%) Azure DevOps
11 13 (6.19%) GitHub Actions
12 10 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (4.76%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 9 (4.29%) Azure Data Factory
14 7 (3.33%) Azure Data Lake Analytics
15 4 (1.90%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (16.67%) Internet
2 7 (3.33%) Broadband
3 2 (0.95%) AMQP
4 1 (0.48%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (56.67%) Hadoop
2 93 (44.29%) Big Data
3 61 (29.05%) PostgreSQL
4 58 (27.62%) Flink
5 57 (27.14%) NoSQL
6 52 (24.76%) SQL Server
7 44 (20.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 37 (17.62%) MongoDB
9 35 (16.67%) MySQL
10 34 (16.19%) Apache Hive
11 31 (14.76%) Data Lake
12 27 (12.86%) HBase
13 24 (11.43%) Data Warehouse
13 24 (11.43%) DynamoDB
13 24 (11.43%) Relational Database
14 18 (8.57%) Power BI
14 18 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (7.14%) MariaDB
15 15 (7.14%) Tableau
16 12 (5.71%) Redis
Development Applications
1 57 (27.14%) Git (software)
2 47 (22.38%) Subversion
3 42 (20.00%) JIRA
4 41 (19.52%) Gradle
5 37 (17.62%) Jenkins
6 35 (16.67%) Ant
6 35 (16.67%) Maven
7 9 (4.29%) CircleCI
7 9 (4.29%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (2.86%) JUnit
10 5 (2.38%) Postman
10 5 (2.38%) Selenium
10 5 (2.38%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.90%) Artifactory
11 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.90%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.90%) Protractor
11 4 (1.90%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (1.90%) Storybook
General
1 97 (46.19%) Finance
2 50 (23.81%) Social Skills
3 42 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 29 (13.81%) Banking
5 26 (12.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 21 (10.00%) Law
7 19 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (6.19%) Wearables
9 8 (3.81%) Legal
9 8 (3.81%) Marketing
9 8 (3.81%) Public Sector
10 7 (3.33%) Billing
10 7 (3.33%) Retail
11 3 (1.43%) Advertising
11 3 (1.43%) Presentation Skills
12 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.95%) Fire and Rescue
12 2 (0.95%) Police
12 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 64 (30.48%) Data Engineer
2 36 (17.14%) Java Engineer
3 35 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
4 22 (10.48%) Analyst
4 22 (10.48%) Architect
5 18 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 17 (8.10%) Applications Architect
6 17 (8.10%) Data Manager
7 15 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) AWS DevOps
8 13 (6.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.19%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.24%) Principal Architect
9 11 (5.24%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
11 9 (4.29%) Data Analyst
12 8 (3.81%) Azure Specialist
12 8 (3.81%) Data Warehouse Specialist
12 8 (3.81%) Python Engineer
13 7 (3.33%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (30.95%) Kafka
2 39 (18.57%) CSS
2 39 (18.57%) RESTful
3 37 (17.62%) .NET
4 36 (17.14%) ASP.NET
5 35 (16.67%) HTML
5 35 (16.67%) JDBC
6 23 (10.95%) RabbitMQ
6 23 (10.95%) Spring
7 19 (9.05%) REST
8 17 (8.10%) Middleware
8 17 (8.10%) Node.js
8 17 (8.10%) Web Services
9 14 (6.67%) SQLAlchemy
10 11 (5.24%) Drools
10 11 (5.24%) Lambda Expressions
10 11 (5.24%) Spring Boot
11 9 (4.29%) Play Framework
11 9 (4.29%) scikit-learn
11 9 (4.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 47 (22.38%) Data Structures
2 46 (21.90%) Algorithms
3 39 (18.57%) Linux Command Line
4 35 (16.67%) Life Science
5 25 (11.90%) Cloud Native
6 13 (6.19%) Video\Live Streaming
7 12 (5.71%) Management Information System
8 11 (5.24%) Data Centre
9 8 (3.81%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.43%) Cyberattack
11 2 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.95%) Legacy Code
11 2 (0.95%) NHS
11 2 (0.95%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.95%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.48%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 66 (31.43%) Unix
2 35 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (55.24%) Agile
2 79 (37.62%) Test Automation
3 76 (36.19%) Microservices
4 72 (34.29%) CI/CD
5 63 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 58 (27.62%) Mentoring
7 57 (27.14%) Customer-Centricity
8 55 (26.19%) Data Science
9 54 (25.71%) Analytics
10 51 (24.29%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (21.43%) Coaching
12 44 (20.95%) TDD
13 42 (20.00%) Computer Science
14 41 (19.52%) Data Modelling
15 40 (19.05%) User Stories
16 39 (18.57%) Data Management
16 39 (18.57%) High Availability
17 38 (18.10%) Strategic Thinking
18 37 (17.62%) Data Engineering
18 37 (17.62%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 161 (76.67%) Python
2 136 (64.76%) SQL
3 69 (32.86%) Java
4 44 (20.95%) Shell Script
5 38 (18.10%) JavaScript
6 35 (16.67%) Perl
6 35 (16.67%) PHP
6 35 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 35 (16.67%) Ruby
7 33 (15.71%) R
8 24 (11.43%) C#
9 21 (10.00%) Scala
10 10 (4.76%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.29%) Groovy
12 7 (3.33%) Clojure
12 7 (3.33%) U-SQL
13 5 (2.38%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.90%) Bash
14 4 (1.90%) Go
15 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 27 (12.86%) Degree
2 6 (2.86%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.90%) OCP
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.95%) PhD
4 2 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) GDPR
2 6 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 46 (21.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 24 (11.43%) Ansible
3 14 (6.67%) Terraform
4 6 (2.86%) Control-M
5 2 (0.95%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.95%) Kibana
Vendors
1 61 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.10%) Google
3 30 (14.29%) Databricks
4 10 (4.76%) FIS
5 8 (3.81%) Informatica
6 6 (2.86%) UiPath
7 5 (2.38%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (2.38%) Oracle
8 4 (1.90%) Okta
8 4 (1.90%) VMware
9 3 (1.43%) Alteryx
9 3 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.95%) BiZZdesign
10 2 (0.95%) Foundry
10 2 (0.95%) MuleSoft
10 2 (0.95%) Palantir
10 2 (0.95%) SAP
10 2 (0.95%) Sparx
10 2 (0.95%) Talend