Period
to 17 August 2017

The median annual salary for an Apache Spark Developer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1081 1135 1249
Rank change year-on-year +54 +114 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Apache Spark Developer 90 112 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.057% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.059% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 84 90 36
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.66% -
10th Percentile £26,625 £52,350 £57,500
90th Percentile £101,125 £114,625 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,250 - £60,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 168832 191032 209595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.90% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 136334 160651 172473
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Apache Spark Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Apache Spark Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark Developer over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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
England +76 90 £70,000 - 10
London -6 66 £70,000 - 9
UK excluding London +85 24 £36,250 - 1
North of England - 23 £30,000 - 1
North West - 23 £30,000 - 1
East of England - 1 £42,500 -

Apache Spark Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, Apache Spark Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Apache Spark Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 77 (85.56%) Java
3 75 (83.33%) Big Data
4 73 (81.11%) Hadoop
5 66 (73.33%) Scala
6 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (42.22%) TDD
8 37 (41.11%) Python
9 31 (34.44%) Open Source
10 28 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
11 25 (27.78%) BDD
12 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (24.44%) Google
14 21 (23.33%) Apache
14 21 (23.33%) Kafka
14 21 (23.33%) Docker
15 20 (22.22%) Finance
16 19 (21.11%) Marketing
17 18 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
18 17 (18.89%) Amazon EMR
18 17 (18.89%) Test Automation
19 16 (17.78%) SQL
19 16 (17.78%) Analytics
20 15 (16.67%) Data Structures
20 15 (16.67%) Scrum
21 14 (15.56%) Web Services
21 14 (15.56%) OO
21 14 (15.56%) MapReduce
22 13 (14.44%) Clojure
22 13 (14.44%) Haskell

Apache Spark Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 90 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 21 (23.33%) Apache
3 11 (12.22%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (18.89%) Amazon EMR
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (6.67%) GitHub
6 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (83.33%) Big Data
2 73 (81.11%) Hadoop
3 13 (14.44%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (10.00%) HBase
5 7 (7.78%) Neo4j
5 7 (7.78%) NoSQL
6 5 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.56%) Redis
7 4 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.22%) Impala
9 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.22%) Sqoop
10 1 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.11%) Cloudera CDH
10 1 (1.11%) MySQL
10 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.22%) JUnit
2 2 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.11%) Gradle
3 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.11%) Mockito
3 1 (1.11%) Spock
General
1 20 (22.22%) Finance
2 19 (21.11%) Marketing
3 11 (12.22%) Electronics
3 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
3 11 (12.22%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.78%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.33%) Kafka
2 14 (15.56%) Web Services
3 9 (10.00%) Akka
4 8 (8.89%) PySpark
5 4 (4.44%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (3.33%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.22%) Spring
8 1 (1.11%) .NET
8 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.11%) J2EE
8 1 (1.11%) JPA
8 1 (1.11%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.11%) React
8 1 (1.11%) React Native
8 1 (1.11%) RESTful
8 1 (1.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 13 (14.44%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (13.33%) Algorithms
4 6 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.11%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.11%) Derivative
6 1 (1.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (42.22%) TDD
3 31 (34.44%) Open Source
4 25 (27.78%) BDD
5 24 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (18.89%) Test Automation
7 16 (17.78%) Analytics
8 15 (16.67%) Scrum
9 14 (15.56%) MapReduce
9 14 (15.56%) OO
10 13 (14.44%) Data Acquisition
11 11 (12.22%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
11 11 (12.22%) Programme Management
12 10 (11.11%) Machine Learning
13 9 (10.00%) Kanban
13 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
13 9 (10.00%) Software Engineering
14 8 (8.89%) Functional Programming
15 7 (7.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 77 (85.56%) Java
2 66 (73.33%) Scala
3 37 (41.11%) Python
4 16 (17.78%) SQL
5 13 (14.44%) C#
5 13 (14.44%) Clojure
5 13 (14.44%) Haskell
6 11 (12.22%) C
6 11 (12.22%) C++
7 6 (6.67%) R
8 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.11%) Groovy
8 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.11%) Lua
8 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.11%) CCA
3 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (1.11%) MCSA
3 1 (1.11%) MCSD
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) GCP
2 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 21 (23.33%) Docker
2 6 (6.67%) HDFS
3 5 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (10.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (7.78%) Ansible
2 7 (7.78%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.44%) Mesos
4 1 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Google
2 11 (12.22%) SAP
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.44%) Sun
4 3 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.11%) Cognos
5 1 (1.11%) Jaspersoft