The median annual salary for an Apache Spark Developer was £56,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 826 862 951
Rank change year-on-year +36 +89  
Permanent jobs requiring an Apache Spark Developer 48 73 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.074% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.077% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 43 57 11
Median salary £56,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £57,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £124,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 - £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 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Apache Spark Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Apache Spark Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Top 8 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +24 48 £56,500 -19.28% 7
London -8 32 £71,250 +1.78% 6
North West - 15 £27,500 -
Manchester - 15 £27,500 -
City of London +17 4 £55,000 -27.86% 3
Ipswich - 1 £42,500 -
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £42,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 98 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 82 (83.67%) Java
3 80 (81.63%) Hadoop
4 77 (78.57%) Big Data
5 68 (69.39%) Scala
6 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (48.98%) TDD
8 33 (33.67%) Python
9 28 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
10 26 (26.53%) Apache
11 25 (25.51%) BDD
11 25 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (25.51%) Kafka
12 24 (24.49%) Open Source
12 24 (24.49%) Scrum
13 22 (22.45%) Google
14 19 (19.39%) Finance
15 18 (18.37%) Marketing
15 18 (18.37%) Test Automation
15 18 (18.37%) Analytics
15 18 (18.37%) HBase
15 18 (18.37%) Google Cloud Platform
16 17 (17.35%) Docker
16 17 (17.35%) Amazon EMR
16 17 (17.35%) Greenfield Project
17 16 (16.33%) MapReduce
17 16 (16.33%) OO
18 15 (15.31%) SQL
18 15 (15.31%) Apache Hive
18 15 (15.31%) MongoDB

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 98 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 26 (26.53%) Apache
3 7 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.12%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.08%) Apache Solr
6 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 9 (9.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (18.37%) Google Cloud Platform
3 17 (17.35%) Amazon EMR
4 6 (6.12%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.06%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (81.63%) Hadoop
2 77 (78.57%) Big Data
3 18 (18.37%) HBase
4 15 (15.31%) Apache Hive
4 15 (15.31%) MongoDB
5 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 13 (13.27%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (9.18%) Neo4j
8 8 (8.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (6.12%) MySQL
10 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (5.10%) SQL Server
11 4 (4.08%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (4.08%) Impala
11 4 (4.08%) Redis
12 2 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.02%) QlikView
13 1 (1.02%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.12%) Maven
3 3 (3.06%) Gradle
3 3 (3.06%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.06%) JUnit
3 3 (3.06%) Mockito
4 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) Marketing
3 9 (9.18%) Electronics
3 9 (9.18%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.18%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.16%) Banking
5 6 (6.12%) Games
6 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.02%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.51%) Kafka
2 13 (13.27%) Web Services
3 9 (9.18%) PySpark
4 6 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (6.12%) Akka
4 6 (6.12%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (4.08%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (3.06%) J2EE
6 3 (3.06%) JPA
6 3 (3.06%) Spark Streaming
6 3 (3.06%) Spring
6 3 (3.06%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.04%) Ajax
7 2 (2.04%) jQuery
7 2 (2.04%) Natural Language Processing
7 2 (2.04%) Play Framework
8 1 (1.02%) Node.js
8 1 (1.02%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (15.31%) Data Structures
3 12 (12.24%) Algorithms
4 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.06%) Fintech
6 2 (2.04%) Social Media
7 1 (1.02%) Equities
7 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.98%) TDD
3 25 (25.51%) BDD
3 25 (25.51%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (24.49%) Open Source
4 24 (24.49%) Scrum
5 18 (18.37%) Analytics
5 18 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 16 (16.33%) MapReduce
6 16 (16.33%) OO
7 15 (15.31%) Machine Learning
8 13 (13.27%) Data Acquisition
8 13 (13.27%) Kanban
8 13 (13.27%) Mentoring
9 11 (11.22%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (9.18%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (9.18%) Microservices
10 9 (9.18%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (83.67%) Java
2 68 (69.39%) Scala
3 33 (33.67%) Python
4 15 (15.31%) SQL
5 13 (13.27%) C#
5 13 (13.27%) Clojure
5 13 (13.27%) Haskell
6 8 (8.16%) C++
7 7 (7.14%) C
8 5 (5.10%) R
9 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) CCA
2 2 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (2.04%) MCSA
2 2 (2.04%) MCSD
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 5 (5.10%) GCP
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Docker
2 9 (9.18%) HDFS
3 5 (5.10%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 7 (7.14%) Ansible
1 7 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.10%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.10%) Mesos
3 2 (2.04%) Oozie
4 1 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Google
2 9 (9.18%) SAP
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.08%) Sun
4 3 (3.06%) Cloudera
4 3 (3.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.02%) Cognos
5 1 (1.02%) Facebook
5 1 (1.02%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.02%) Jaspersoft
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