Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 - 96
Rank change year-on-year - +96 -1
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.06% - 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.55% - 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 2
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £100,000 - £50,000
10th Percentile £49,337 - £40,000
90th Percentile £110,000 - £60,000
North East median annual salary £100,000 - £45,000

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 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 159 176 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.00% 16.45% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 131 153 174
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,200 £25,188
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,813 £48,562
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +2.73%

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram 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 16 December 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 - 12 £100,000 - 3
Apache Spark
North East

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (66.67%) Kafka
3 8 (66.67%) Analytics
3 8 (66.67%) DevOps
4 6 (50.00%) Coaching
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
4 6 (50.00%) ETL
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Python
5 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (41.67%) Scala
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (41.67%) Microservices
5 5 (41.67%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (41.67%) React
5 5 (41.67%) Spark SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Spark Streaming
5 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering

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 5 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
2 1 (8.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) Hadoop
2 9 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (66.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (50.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (41.67%) Spark SQL
6 3 (25.00%) HBase
6 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (25.00%) Sqoop
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Applications Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Data Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Python Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Head of Digital
5 1 (8.33%) Data Scientist
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Kafka
2 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
2 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 5 (41.67%) Node.js
2 5 (41.67%) React
2 5 (41.67%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (41.67%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) DevOps
3 6 (50.00%) Coaching
3 6 (50.00%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) IT Strategy
4 5 (41.67%) Machine Learning
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
4 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (25.00%) Data Transformation
6 3 (25.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Scala
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) R
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Flume
1 3 (25.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Hadoop YARN
1 5 (41.67%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Hortonworks
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica