Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Apache Spark Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1149 1090 1170
Rank change year-on-year -59 +80 +129
Permanent jobs requiring an Apache Spark Developer 28 97 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.057% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.059% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 21 95 112
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.66% +3.92%
10th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,875
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £93,575
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,750 £72,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -12.07% +70.59% -29.17%

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 167,574 163,030 193,904
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.44% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 136,241 134,968 162,789
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark Developer in the UK

Apache Spark Developer
Top 7 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 25 May 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 -76 27 £66,250 -5.36% 5
London -69 21 £66,250 -5.36% 3
UK excluding London -6 6 £63,750 -12.07% 2
Midlands - 5 £70,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £63,750 -
West Midlands - 2 £70,000 -
South East - 1 £57,500 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Apache Spark Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Apache Spark Developer in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 26 (92.86%) Big Data
3 24 (85.71%) Hadoop
4 23 (82.14%) Java
4 23 (82.14%) Scala
5 12 (42.86%) Akka
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) Artificial Intelligence
6 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (35.71%) Python
7 10 (35.71%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (32.14%) Apache Hive
9 8 (28.57%) Cloudera
9 8 (28.57%) ETL
10 7 (25.00%) Kafka
10 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (21.43%) HBase
11 6 (21.43%) Apache
11 6 (21.43%) SQL
11 6 (21.43%) TDD
12 5 (17.86%) Oracle
12 5 (17.86%) Finance
12 5 (17.86%) Analytics
12 5 (17.86%) DevOps
13 4 (14.29%) Impala
13 4 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
13 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
13 4 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 28 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (21.43%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.57%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Serverless
3 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (92.86%) Big Data
2 24 (85.71%) Hadoop
3 9 (32.14%) Apache Hive
4 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (21.43%) HBase
5 4 (14.29%) Data Lake
5 4 (14.29%) Impala
5 4 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (7.14%) Bigtable
7 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
7 2 (7.14%) Flink
7 2 (7.14%) MySQL
7 2 (7.14%) OLAP
7 2 (7.14%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (7.14%) Pentaho
7 2 (7.14%) Riak
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.71%) JUnit
2 2 (7.14%) Maven
2 2 (7.14%) TestNG
3 1 (3.57%) CA Release Automation
3 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Games
3 2 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Front Office
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) Akka
2 7 (25.00%) Kafka
3 4 (14.29%) JMS
4 3 (10.71%) HornetQ
4 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (10.71%) Spark Streaming
4 3 (10.71%) Velocity
5 2 (7.14%) Lucene
5 2 (7.14%) Play Framework
5 2 (7.14%) Samza
5 2 (7.14%) YAML
6 1 (3.57%) .NET
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (28.57%) ETL
4 6 (21.43%) TDD
5 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Data Transformation
7 3 (10.71%) Database Tuning
7 3 (10.71%) ETL Development
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) OOP
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (82.14%) Java
1 23 (82.14%) Scala
2 10 (35.71%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) Perl
4 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (3.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) HDFS
2 2 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (10.71%) Ansible
2 3 (10.71%) Oozie
3 2 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
3 2 (7.14%) Mesos
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Cloudera
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) EXASOL
3 3 (10.71%) Hortonworks
3 3 (10.71%) Informatica
3 3 (10.71%) SnapLogic
3 3 (10.71%) Talend
4 2 (7.14%) MapR
4 2 (7.14%) Tableau
4 2 (7.14%) Vertica
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft