Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Apache Spark skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Apache Spark over the 6 months to 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Spark
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 187 222 246
Rank change year-on-year +35 +24 +27
Permanent jobs citing Apache Spark 33 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.69% 0.63% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.46% 4.66% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 27 38 13
West Yorkshire median annual salary £49,337 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.02% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £72,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £49,337 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.30% - +12.82%

Apache Spark is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 604 966 1,131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.61% 13.57% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 508 836 993
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £58,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

Apache Spark
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Apache Spark as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Apache Spark in West Yorkshire

Apache Spark
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Apache Spark in West Yorkshire

Apache Spark
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Apache Spark in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Apache Spark in West Yorkshire

Apache Spark
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Apache Spark within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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
Leeds +18 30 £49,337 -6.02% 1
Bradford - 2 £60,000 -
Apache Spark
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, IT jobs citing Apache Spark also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Apache Spark.

1 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 29 (87.88%) Python
3 27 (81.82%) Hadoop
3 27 (81.82%) Big Data
4 26 (78.79%) Apache Hive
5 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (66.67%) Unix
7 21 (63.64%) NoSQL
8 20 (60.61%) Machine Learning
9 19 (57.58%) Analytics
9 19 (57.58%) Scala
9 19 (57.58%) ETL
10 17 (51.52%) Coaching
10 17 (51.52%) Data Engineering
11 16 (48.48%) Mentoring
11 16 (48.48%) Spark SQL
11 16 (48.48%) Spark Streaming
11 16 (48.48%) Oozie
11 16 (48.48%) HDFS
11 16 (48.48%) GitHub
11 16 (48.48%) Hortonworks
11 16 (48.48%) Oracle
11 16 (48.48%) Data Analysis
12 15 (45.45%) Java
13 14 (42.42%) Use Case
13 14 (42.42%) Data Integration
13 14 (42.42%) Cloudera
13 14 (42.42%) Apache Flume
13 14 (42.42%) Sqoop
13 14 (42.42%) HBase

Apache Spark
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (18.18%) nginx
2 4 (12.12%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 16 (48.48%) GitHub
2 10 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (81.82%) Big Data
1 27 (81.82%) Hadoop
2 26 (78.79%) Apache Hive
3 21 (63.64%) NoSQL
4 16 (48.48%) Spark SQL
5 14 (42.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (42.42%) HBase
5 14 (42.42%) MongoDB
5 14 (42.42%) Sqoop
6 9 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (24.24%) Data Lake
8 6 (18.18%) Redis
8 6 (18.18%) Riak
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
10 2 (6.06%) GIS
10 2 (6.06%) Power BI
10 2 (6.06%) QlikView
10 2 (6.06%) Text Mining
11 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 6 (18.18%) Mercurial
1 6 (18.18%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Big Data Engineer
1 17 (51.52%) Data Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Python Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Data Scientist
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Head of Digital
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Data Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Database Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) Spark Streaming
2 11 (33.33%) Kafka
3 6 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (6.06%) JSON
4 2 (6.06%) LAPP Stack
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Unix
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) Machine Learning
3 19 (57.58%) Analytics
3 19 (57.58%) ETL
4 17 (51.52%) Coaching
4 17 (51.52%) Data Engineering
5 16 (48.48%) Data Analysis
5 16 (48.48%) Mentoring
6 14 (42.42%) Data Integration
6 14 (42.42%) Data Reconciliation
6 14 (42.42%) Data Transformation
6 14 (42.42%) DevOps
6 14 (42.42%) Use Case
7 9 (27.27%) Data Modelling
8 7 (21.21%) Project Management
9 6 (18.18%) BDD
9 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (18.18%) Data Architecture
9 6 (18.18%) TDD
9 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) SQL
2 29 (87.88%) Python
3 19 (57.58%) Scala
4 15 (45.45%) Java
5 4 (12.12%) R
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) PhD
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 16 (48.48%) HDFS
2 14 (42.42%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Oozie
2 6 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Hortonworks
1 16 (48.48%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) Cloudera
3 4 (12.12%) Tableau
4 2 (6.06%) Databricks
5 1 (3.03%) Dataiku
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Talend