Period
to 13 June 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > South East
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 220 264 377
Rank change year-on-year +44 +113 -33
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 190 133 145
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 0.89% 0.55%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.63% 6.48% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 67 87 101
10th Percentile £45,250 £44,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £50,239 £52,500 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% +16.67%
75th Percentile £98,750 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £85,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £75,000

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 2,201 2,052 3,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.88% 13.71% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,603 1,655 3,147
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £34,572
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.11% - +5.56%
75th Percentile £60,688 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 13 June 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 13 June 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 +43 146 £57,000 -28.75% 2
Surrey +16 22 £95,000 +46.15% 5
Thames Valley -23 14 £62,500 +4.17% 4
East Sussex -13 6 £90,000 +33.33%
Buckinghamshire 0 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Berkshire -23 5 £70,000 +16.67% 2
Oxfordshire +6 4 £62,500 -26.47% 1
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 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.

1 157 (82.63%) Java
2 148 (77.89%) Kafka
3 136 (71.58%) Jenkins
4 134 (70.53%) Ansible
4 134 (70.53%) DevOps
5 133 (70.00%) Microservices
5 133 (70.00%) Spring
6 131 (68.95%) Finance
7 128 (67.37%) Degree
8 120 (63.16%) Computer Science
9 117 (61.58%) HBase
10 116 (61.05%) Banking
10 116 (61.05%) Software Engineering
10 116 (61.05%) Linux
11 115 (60.53%) Unix
11 115 (60.53%) Law
12 113 (59.47%) Digital Banking
13 110 (57.89%) MariaDB
14 108 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
15 103 (54.21%) Apache
16 100 (52.63%) AngularJS
16 100 (52.63%) Big Data
16 100 (52.63%) Node.js
16 100 (52.63%) React
17 97 (51.05%) Git (software)
18 94 (49.47%) RESTful
19 93 (48.95%) Spark Streaming
19 93 (48.95%) IntelliJ
20 92 (48.42%) GitHub
20 92 (48.42%) Linux Command Line

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
1 103 (54.21%) Apache
2 91 (47.89%) GemFire
3 25 (13.16%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.11%) SAS
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.05%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 92 (48.42%) GitHub
2 85 (44.74%) AWS
3 70 (36.84%) Amazon Kinesis
4 66 (34.74%) Azure
5 36 (18.95%) GCP
6 25 (13.16%) OpenShift
7 22 (11.58%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.11%) PaaS
10 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.58%) Serverless
11 2 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (1.05%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.05%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 2 (1.05%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.05%) SaaS
11 2 (1.05%) Snowflake
12 1 (0.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (61.58%) HBase
2 110 (57.89%) MariaDB
3 100 (52.63%) Big Data
4 90 (47.37%) PostgreSQL
5 88 (46.32%) Redis
6 87 (45.79%) Relational Database
7 81 (42.63%) Hadoop
8 79 (41.58%) NoSQL
9 22 (11.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (9.47%) Apache Hive
11 13 (6.84%) Geospatial Data
12 7 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 6 (3.16%) MongoDB
14 5 (2.63%) Flink
15 4 (2.11%) Data Lake
15 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 3 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (1.58%) Impala
16 3 (1.58%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 136 (71.58%) Jenkins
2 97 (51.05%) Git (software)
3 93 (48.95%) IntelliJ
4 91 (47.89%) Cucumber
4 91 (47.89%) Cypress.io
4 91 (47.89%) Eclipse
4 91 (47.89%) Gradle
4 91 (47.89%) JUnit
4 91 (47.89%) Protractor
4 91 (47.89%) Sonatype Nexus
4 91 (47.89%) Storybook
5 88 (46.32%) Mockito
6 46 (24.21%) Artifactory
7 31 (16.32%) SonarQube
8 4 (2.11%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.58%) Appium
9 3 (1.58%) JIRA
10 2 (1.05%) CircleCI
10 2 (1.05%) Maven
11 1 (0.53%) ER Studio
General
1 131 (68.95%) Finance
2 116 (61.05%) Banking
3 115 (60.53%) Law
4 33 (17.37%) Presentation Skills
5 11 (5.79%) Influencing Skills
6 7 (3.68%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.16%) Social Skills
8 2 (1.05%) Games
8 2 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 86 (45.26%) Software Engineer
2 54 (28.42%) Principal Engineer
2 54 (28.42%) Principal Software Engineer
3 43 (22.63%) Developer
4 27 (14.21%) Lead Software Engineer
5 23 (12.11%) Data Engineer
6 21 (11.05%) Senior Software Engineer
7 19 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 18 (9.47%) Architect
9 17 (8.95%) Principal Developer
9 17 (8.95%) Principal Java Developer
10 16 (8.42%) Software Developer
11 15 (7.89%) Lead Developer
11 15 (7.89%) Lead Software Developer
12 14 (7.37%) Principal Architect
12 14 (7.37%) Senior Data Engineer
13 7 (3.68%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (3.68%) Java Engineer
13 7 (3.68%) Senior Java Engineer
14 6 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (77.89%) Kafka
2 133 (70.00%) Spring
3 100 (52.63%) AngularJS
3 100 (52.63%) Node.js
3 100 (52.63%) React
4 94 (49.47%) RESTful
5 93 (48.95%) Spark Streaming
6 91 (47.89%) CSS
6 91 (47.89%) Express
6 91 (47.89%) JSON
6 91 (47.89%) RabbitMQ
6 91 (47.89%) Redux
6 91 (47.89%) Tailwind CSS
6 91 (47.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 88 (46.32%) WireMock
8 74 (38.95%) Play Framework
9 55 (28.95%) LAMP
9 55 (28.95%) LAPP Stack
10 45 (23.68%) Spring Boot
11 33 (17.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 92 (48.42%) Linux Command Line
2 54 (28.42%) User Experience
3 41 (21.58%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.68%) Video on Demand
5 5 (2.63%) Cybercrime
6 4 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.58%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.05%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 116 (61.05%) Linux
2 115 (60.53%) Unix
3 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (70.53%) DevOps
2 133 (70.00%) Microservices
3 120 (63.16%) Computer Science
4 116 (61.05%) Software Engineering
5 113 (59.47%) Digital Banking
6 108 (56.84%) Agile Software Development
7 91 (47.89%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 91 (47.89%) Validation
8 82 (43.16%) Business Continuity
9 66 (34.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 64 (33.68%) Fintech
11 57 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
12 53 (27.89%) TDD
13 51 (26.84%) OO
13 51 (26.84%) Open Source
14 49 (25.79%) Software Testing
15 48 (25.26%) BDD
16 46 (24.21%) High Availability
16 46 (24.21%) Performance Monitoring
17 45 (23.68%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 157 (82.63%) Java
2 91 (47.89%) Groovy
2 91 (47.89%) Shell Script
3 85 (44.74%) Python
4 17 (8.95%) SQL
5 14 (7.37%) Scala
6 13 (6.84%) JavaScript
7 10 (5.26%) C#
8 4 (2.11%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.11%) R
9 3 (1.58%) C
10 2 (1.05%) C++
10 2 (1.05%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 128 (67.37%) Degree
2 88 (46.32%) OCP
2 88 (46.32%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.11%) AWS Certification
4 4 (2.11%) PhD
4 4 (2.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.05%) COBIT
2 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.05%) NIST
System Software
1 91 (47.89%) HDFS
2 64 (33.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.47%) Docker
4 5 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 134 (70.53%) Ansible
2 51 (26.84%) Terraform
3 24 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (8.95%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (1.05%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.53%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 91 (47.89%) Okta
1 91 (47.89%) VMware
2 17 (8.95%) Databricks
3 15 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.16%) ESRI
5 4 (2.11%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.05%) Oracle
6 2 (1.05%) Splunk
7 1 (0.53%) Informatica
7 1 (0.53%) Teradata