Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Apache Spark Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1144 1093 1179
Rank change year-on-year -51 +86 +132
Permanent jobs requiring an Apache Spark Developer 35 87 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.049% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.051% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 29 79 88
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -10.34%
10th Percentile £46,000 £54,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £85,750 £97,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,750 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -20.37% +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 165,167 169,750 201,213
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.48% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 134,266 141,304 168,229
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,673
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Top 9 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 21 January 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
England -37 35 £65,000 -7.14% 10
London -47 31 £65,000 -8.77% 5
UK excluding London +7 4 £53,750 -20.37% 5
North of England +7 2 £47,500 -33.33%
Yorkshire +25 1 £47,500 -29.63%
South East +14 1 £60,000 +20.00% 3
North West -6 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Midlands - 1 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 31 (88.57%) Java
3 30 (85.71%) Big Data
4 29 (82.86%) Scala
4 29 (82.86%) Hadoop
5 16 (45.71%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (45.71%) Akka
6 14 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
7 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) TDD
9 9 (25.71%) Python
10 8 (22.86%) Kafka
10 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (20.00%) Docker
11 7 (20.00%) Functional Programming
11 7 (20.00%) SQL
11 7 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (20.00%) Banking
11 7 (20.00%) Degree
11 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
12 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
13 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
13 5 (14.29%) Ansible
13 5 (14.29%) Apache
13 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform

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 35 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 16 (45.71%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (14.29%) Apache
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (8.57%) PaaS
4 2 (5.71%) GitHub
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (85.71%) Big Data
2 29 (82.86%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 6 (17.14%) RDBMS
3 6 (17.14%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (8.57%) Apache Hive
4 3 (8.57%) HBase
4 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.57%) Redis
5 2 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.71%) Cloudera CDH
5 2 (5.71%) Impala
5 2 (5.71%) Neo4j
5 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (2.86%) Hazelcast
6 1 (2.86%) Riak
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) Maven
2 3 (8.57%) Spock
3 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (20.00%) Banking
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Investment Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Akka
2 8 (22.86%) Kafka
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) Spring
3 4 (11.43%) Web Services
4 3 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (8.57%) React
4 3 (8.57%) React Native
4 3 (8.57%) RESTful
5 2 (5.71%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 2 (5.71%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.86%) .NET
6 1 (2.86%) Java EE
6 1 (2.86%) JMS
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) SOAP
6 1 (2.86%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (2.86%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.86%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) TDD
3 7 (20.00%) Functional Programming
4 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) Data Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) Microservices
6 4 (11.43%) SOA
7 3 (8.57%) Kanban
7 3 (8.57%) Machine Learning
7 3 (8.57%) MapReduce
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Scrum
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) Competitive Intelligence
8 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (88.57%) Java
2 29 (82.86%) Scala
3 9 (25.71%) Python
4 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (8.57%) Groovy
5 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) R
6 1 (2.86%) C
6 1 (2.86%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) Clojure
6 1 (2.86%) F#
6 1 (2.86%) Haskell
6 1 (2.86%) Lua
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.86%) GridGain
2 1 (2.86%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Google
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Adthena
2 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.86%) SAP