Period
to 24 October 2020

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 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
England > South East
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 207 349 305
Rank change year-on-year +142 -44 +26
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 80 161 269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.00% 0.64% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.76% 4.32% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 90 155 214
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £41,625
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £85,875
England median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £72,500

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 1,183 3,726 4,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.75% 14.72% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 997 2,974 4,027
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 24 October 2020.

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 24 October 2020. 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 +107 51 £50,000 - 2
Thames Valley +90 18 £55,000 -11.65% 5
Berkshire +69 13 £60,000 -3.61% 4
Surrey +91 7 £72,500 -6.45% 5
Oxfordshire +57 5 £55,000 -12.00%
East Sussex +52 4 - -
Apache Spark
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, 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 62 (77.50%) Python
2 58 (72.50%) Java
3 52 (65.00%) Apache
4 50 (62.50%) Big Data
5 45 (56.25%) SQL
5 45 (56.25%) DevOps
5 45 (56.25%) Terraform
6 43 (53.75%) Spring
6 43 (53.75%) RabbitMQ
7 39 (48.75%) GCP
7 39 (48.75%) Gradle
8 38 (47.50%) Kubernetes
8 38 (47.50%) Splunk
8 38 (47.50%) GitHub
9 37 (46.25%) PostgreSQL
9 37 (46.25%) Elasticsearch
10 36 (45.00%) ServiceNow
10 36 (45.00%) Stackdriver
10 36 (45.00%) API Integration
10 36 (45.00%) Grafana
10 36 (45.00%) Public Sector
10 36 (45.00%) Service Management
10 36 (45.00%) ITSM
10 36 (45.00%) Google
10 36 (45.00%) Spring Integration
10 36 (45.00%) SC Cleared
10 36 (45.00%) Security Cleared
11 31 (38.75%) Hadoop
12 27 (33.75%) Spring Boot
13 26 (32.50%) AWS

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 52 (65.00%) Apache
2 37 (46.25%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (8.75%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (8.75%) SAS
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.75%) Pachyderm
5 1 (1.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 39 (48.75%) GCP
2 38 (47.50%) GitHub
3 36 (45.00%) Stackdriver
4 26 (32.50%) AWS
5 23 (28.75%) Azure
6 10 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (8.75%) Amazon Kinesis
8 4 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (5.00%) Amazon S3
9 3 (3.75%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (3.75%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 1 (1.25%) Amazon ECS
10 1 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.25%) Power Platform
10 1 (1.25%) SaaS
10 1 (1.25%) Serverless
10 1 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) DNS
1 1 (1.25%) OpenVPN
1 1 (1.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (62.50%) Big Data
2 37 (46.25%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (38.75%) Hadoop
4 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
5 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (10.00%) Apache Hive
7 7 (8.75%) Impala
7 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
8 5 (6.25%) Data Lake
8 5 (6.25%) HBase
9 4 (5.00%) MariaDB
9 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
9 4 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (3.75%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (3.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 3 (3.75%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (3.75%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (3.75%) Geospatial Data
10 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (48.75%) Gradle
2 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.75%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.00%) JUnit
5 3 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.50%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 36 (45.00%) Public Sector
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (61.25%) Developer
2 24 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Digital Transformation
4 16 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 11 (13.75%) Data Engineer
6 9 (11.25%) Architect
6 9 (11.25%) Junior
7 8 (10.00%) Junior Developer
7 8 (10.00%) Junior Java Developer
8 7 (8.75%) Analytics Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Data Consultant
8 7 (8.75%) Principal Consultant
9 6 (7.50%) Big Data Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Big Data Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Apache Spark Developer
11 4 (5.00%) AWS Developer
11 4 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (53.75%) RabbitMQ
1 43 (53.75%) Spring
2 36 (45.00%) Spring Integration
3 27 (33.75%) Spring Boot
4 23 (28.75%) Kafka
5 7 (8.75%) Drools
5 7 (8.75%) Lambda Expressions
5 7 (8.75%) Middleware
6 3 (3.75%) Apache NiFi
7 2 (2.50%) Node.js
7 2 (2.50%) React
8 1 (1.25%) J2EE
8 1 (1.25%) LAMP
8 1 (1.25%) REST
8 1 (1.25%) TensorFlow
8 1 (1.25%) Web Services
8 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Blog
2 7 (8.75%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.50%) Driving Licence
4 4 (5.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.50%) NHS
5 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.75%) Linux
2 6 (7.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) DevOps
2 36 (45.00%) API Integration
2 36 (45.00%) ITSM
2 36 (45.00%) Service Management
3 19 (23.75%) Analytics
4 17 (21.25%) Microservices
5 12 (15.00%) Data Analytics
6 11 (13.75%) Data Science
7 7 (8.75%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (8.75%) Data Integration
7 7 (8.75%) Decision-Making
7 7 (8.75%) Presales
7 7 (8.75%) Workshop Facilitation
8 6 (7.50%) Machine Learning
9 5 (6.25%) Data Engineering
9 5 (6.25%) ETL
9 5 (6.25%) Open Source
10 4 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.00%) Data Ingestion
Programming Languages
1 62 (77.50%) Python
2 58 (72.50%) Java
3 45 (56.25%) SQL
4 25 (31.25%) Scala
5 9 (11.25%) R
6 5 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.75%) Groovy
8 3 (3.75%) Korn
9 2 (2.50%) C++
9 2 (2.50%) Go
9 2 (2.50%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.25%) C
10 1 (1.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.25%) Elm
10 1 (1.25%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 36 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 36 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.25%) Degree
3 1 (1.25%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.25%) HND
System Software
1 11 (13.75%) Docker
2 6 (7.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (56.25%) Terraform
2 38 (47.50%) Kubernetes
3 36 (45.00%) Grafana
4 8 (10.00%) Ansible
5 1 (1.25%) Kibana
5 1 (1.25%) Oozie
5 1 (1.25%) Packer
5 1 (1.25%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Splunk
2 36 (45.00%) Google
2 36 (45.00%) ServiceNow
3 11 (13.75%) Databricks
4 4 (5.00%) Cloudera
4 4 (5.00%) Hortonworks
4 4 (5.00%) MapR
4 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.25%) Confluent