Period
to 23 October 2017

The median annual salary for an Apache Spark Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1137 1240
Rank change year-on-year +23 +103 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Apache Spark Developer 67 87 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.046% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.048% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 59 67 61
UK median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.52% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £53,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £117,250 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -59.26% +12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 168119 182893 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.45% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 134641 153253 174947
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +55 67 £55,000 -18.52% 7
London -25 52 £66,250 -1.85% 7
UK excluding London +58 15 £27,500 -59.26%
North West +23 14 £27,500 -63.33%
North of England +15 14 £27,500 -59.26%
South East +57 1 £60,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 67 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 64 (95.52%) Java
3 60 (89.55%) Big Data
4 57 (85.07%) Hadoop
5 54 (80.60%) Scala
6 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (41.79%) Open Source
8 27 (40.30%) Amazon AWS
8 27 (40.30%) Python
9 21 (31.34%) TDD
10 20 (29.85%) SQL
11 19 (28.36%) Apache
11 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (26.87%) Elasticsearch
13 17 (25.37%) Test Automation
13 17 (25.37%) Web Services
14 16 (23.88%) MapReduce
14 16 (23.88%) Greenfield Project
15 15 (22.39%) Analytics
15 15 (22.39%) Akka
15 15 (22.39%) Amazon Redshift
15 15 (22.39%) Data Structures
16 14 (20.90%) Amazon EMR
16 14 (20.90%) OO
17 13 (19.40%) C#
17 13 (19.40%) Finance
17 13 (19.40%) Clojure
17 13 (19.40%) Haskell
17 13 (19.40%) Data Acquisition
18 12 (17.91%) Docker

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 67 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 19 (28.36%) Apache
3 18 (26.87%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 27 (40.30%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (20.90%) Amazon EMR
3 11 (16.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (8.96%) GitHub
6 3 (4.48%) PaaS
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (89.55%) Big Data
2 57 (85.07%) Hadoop
3 15 (22.39%) Amazon Redshift
4 9 (13.43%) HBase
5 7 (10.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (8.96%) Neo4j
6 6 (8.96%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.97%) Apache Hive
7 4 (5.97%) Redis
8 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.49%) Cloudera CDH
9 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.49%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) JUnit
2 3 (4.48%) Maven
2 3 (4.48%) Spock
3 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA Agile
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Marketing
3 8 (11.94%) Electronics
3 8 (11.94%) Manufacturing
3 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.96%) Banking
5 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) Web Services
2 15 (22.39%) Akka
3 12 (17.91%) Kafka
4 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.97%) Spring
5 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.48%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (4.48%) React
5 3 (4.48%) React Native
5 3 (4.48%) RESTful
6 2 (2.99%) Node.js
6 2 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.99%) Spark Streaming
7 1 (1.49%) .NET
7 1 (1.49%) Java EE
7 1 (1.49%) Lambda Expressions
7 1 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (1.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (22.39%) Data Structures
3 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
4 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.99%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.49%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (43.28%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.79%) Open Source
3 21 (31.34%) TDD
4 19 (28.36%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (25.37%) Test Automation
6 16 (23.88%) MapReduce
7 15 (22.39%) Analytics
8 14 (20.90%) OO
9 13 (19.40%) Data Acquisition
10 11 (16.42%) BDD
11 8 (11.94%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.45%) Functional Programming
13 6 (8.96%) Complexity Analysis
13 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
14 5 (7.46%) Scrum
14 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
15 4 (5.97%) Kanban
15 4 (5.97%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (95.52%) Java
2 54 (80.60%) Scala
3 27 (40.30%) Python
4 20 (29.85%) SQL
5 13 (19.40%) C#
5 13 (19.40%) Clojure
5 13 (19.40%) Haskell
6 8 (11.94%) C
6 8 (11.94%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
7 3 (4.48%) Groovy
7 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.48%) R
8 1 (1.49%) Lua
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Docker
2 5 (7.46%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Kubernetes
2 3 (4.48%) Ansible
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Google
2 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Adthena
5 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.49%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) Sun