Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 - 95
Rank change year-on-year - +95 +3
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.36% - 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.99% - 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £100,000 - £65,000
10th Percentile £90,000 - £40,000
90th Percentile £116,000 - £83,750
North East median annual salary £100,000 £35,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +185.71% -30.00% -18.37%

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 134 140 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 11.90% 18.11% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 119 117 196
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,563
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.48% +7.32%
10th Percentile £23,100 £22,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £60,800 £68,075 £55,000
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +4.11%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in Tyne and Wear

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in Tyne and Wear

Apache Spark
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £100,000 - 4
Apache Spark
North East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Kafka
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Node.js
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (75.00%) React
2 3 (75.00%) TensorFlow
2 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (75.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 3 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Kafka
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (75.00%) Microservices
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Data Science
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Tableau