Period
to 27 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Event-Driven skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Event-Driven over the 6 months to 27 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Event-Driven
UK
6 months to
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 286 417 611
Rank change year-on-year +131 +194 +51
Permanent jobs citing Event-Driven 1,550 309 532
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.22% 0.62% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.67% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 588 222 351
10th Percentile £50,000 £41,000 £46,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £77,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.71% - -
75th Percentile £95,000 £81,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £95,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% -14.29% +33.33%

Event-Driven is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 119,650 46,099 125,961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.21% 93.09% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79,137 38,471 100,635
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

Event-Driven
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Event-Driven as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Event-Driven in the UK

Event-Driven
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Event-Driven.

Salary trend for Event-Driven in the UK

Event-Driven
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Event-Driven over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Event-Driven in the UK

Event-Driven
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Event-Driven within the UK over the 6 months to 27 October 2021. 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 +128 1,448 £77,500 +10.71% 174
London +91 1,054 £85,000 +13.33% 110
UK excluding London -5 385 £57,500 -4.17% 73
Work from Home -96 229 £75,000 +20.00% 58
South East -17 166 £57,500 -8.00% 16
North of England -87 68 £57,500 -4.17% 21
South West -50 64 £57,500 -7.71% 3
North West -68 55 £57,500 -4.17% 17
Midlands -109 49 £60,000 - 15
West Midlands -74 36 £60,000 - 9
East of England -82 24 £57,500 +35.29% 9
Scotland -84 14 £85,000 +78.95% 5
East Midlands -61 13 £58,750 - 5
Yorkshire -93 11 £51,250 -2.38% 3
North East - 2 £90,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, IT jobs citing Event-Driven 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 with a requirement for Event-Driven.

1 1,042 (67.23%) Microservices
2 979 (63.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 932 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
4 913 (58.90%) AWS
5 703 (45.35%) Java
6 637 (41.10%) Software Engineering
7 595 (38.39%) Kubernetes
8 570 (36.77%) Docker
9 561 (36.19%) Azure
10 555 (35.81%) React
11 549 (35.42%) JavaScript
12 538 (34.71%) Serverless
13 534 (34.45%) Finance
14 527 (34.00%) TDD
15 518 (33.42%) Python
16 504 (32.52%) DevOps
17 487 (31.42%) Kafka
18 425 (27.42%) C#
19 423 (27.29%) Node.js
20 422 (27.23%) NoSQL
21 402 (25.94%) Test Automation
22 398 (25.68%) GCP
23 389 (25.10%) PostgreSQL
24 386 (24.90%) TypeScript
25 359 (23.16%) Social Skills
26 344 (22.19%) REST
27 341 (22.00%) Spring
28 325 (20.97%) SQL
29 324 (20.90%) .NET
29 324 (20.90%) Git (software)

Event-Driven
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
1 120 (7.74%) Apache Spark
2 95 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
3 91 (5.87%) Apache
4 77 (4.97%) GemFire
5 63 (4.06%) Confluence
6 16 (1.03%) Drupal
7 15 (0.97%) CMS
8 14 (0.90%) nginx
9 12 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
10 10 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
10 10 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 9 (0.58%) Luigi
11 9 (0.58%) WordPress
12 8 (0.52%) Headless CMS
13 7 (0.45%) Jupyter
14 5 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.32%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.065%) Oracle Coherence
15 1 (0.065%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.065%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 9 (0.58%) Figma
3 8 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (0.39%) Summit
2 5 (0.32%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.065%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.065%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 913 (58.90%) AWS
2 561 (36.19%) Azure
3 538 (34.71%) Serverless
4 398 (25.68%) GCP
5 190 (12.26%) AWS Lambda
6 167 (10.77%) GitHub
7 123 (7.94%) Amazon S3
8 111 (7.16%) SaaS
9 105 (6.77%) Amazon SQS
10 102 (6.58%) AWS Step Functions
11 81 (5.23%) Amazon ECS
11 81 (5.23%) Amazon Kinesis
12 64 (4.13%) Azure Functions
13 49 (3.16%) AWS CloudFormation
14 44 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
15 38 (2.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 36 (2.32%) Datadog
17 28 (1.81%) Amazon EKS
17 28 (1.81%) AWS Fargate
18 26 (1.68%) Azure Event Grid
Communications & Networking
1 148 (9.55%) HTTP
2 26 (1.68%) Broadband
3 20 (1.29%) MQTT
4 16 (1.03%) WebEx
5 15 (0.97%) IPv6
5 15 (0.97%) SSH
6 12 (0.77%) Firewall
7 11 (0.71%) DNS
7 11 (0.71%) VLAN
8 10 (0.65%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.58%) DHCP
9 9 (0.58%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.58%) IPv4
9 9 (0.58%) SMTP
9 9 (0.58%) SNMP
10 7 (0.45%) Internet
11 6 (0.39%) RTSP
11 6 (0.39%) UPnP
12 3 (0.19%) H.323
12 3 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (27.23%) NoSQL
2 389 (25.10%) PostgreSQL
3 284 (18.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 239 (15.42%) MySQL
5 236 (15.23%) MongoDB
6 226 (14.58%) Relational Database
7 187 (12.06%) Redis
8 181 (11.68%) SQL Server
9 146 (9.42%) Big Data
10 86 (5.55%) HBase
11 78 (5.03%) MariaDB
12 76 (4.90%) Apache Cassandra
13 62 (4.00%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.84%) Couchbase
15 36 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
16 33 (2.13%) Hadoop
17 28 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
18 25 (1.61%) Amazon Athena
19 21 (1.35%) OLTP
20 20 (1.29%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 324 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 312 (20.13%) Jenkins
3 167 (10.77%) Cypress.io
4 150 (9.68%) SonarQube
5 120 (7.74%) Mockito
6 107 (6.90%) JUnit
7 105 (6.77%) Cucumber
8 104 (6.71%) Gradle
9 102 (6.58%) Selenium
10 99 (6.39%) Sonatype Nexus
11 83 (5.35%) Maven
12 82 (5.29%) Storybook
13 78 (5.03%) Protractor
14 77 (4.97%) Eclipse
14 77 (4.97%) JIRA
15 74 (4.77%) IntelliJ
16 72 (4.65%) GitLab
17 69 (4.45%) Octopus Deploy
18 61 (3.94%) TeamCity
19 57 (3.68%) webpack
General
1 534 (34.45%) Finance
2 359 (23.16%) Social Skills
3 218 (14.06%) Banking
4 146 (9.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 125 (8.06%) Games
6 110 (7.10%) Retail
7 104 (6.71%) Law
8 73 (4.71%) Presentation Skills
9 72 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
10 54 (3.48%) Marketing
11 52 (3.35%) Influencing Skills
12 42 (2.71%) Public Sector
13 36 (2.32%) Financial Institution
14 28 (1.81%) Documentation Skills
14 28 (1.81%) Front Office
14 28 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 25 (1.61%) Manufacturing
16 15 (0.97%) Back Office
17 13 (0.84%) Legal
18 12 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 578 (37.29%) Developer
2 343 (22.13%) Software Engineer
3 192 (12.39%) Senior Developer
4 178 (11.48%) Senior Software Engineer
5 138 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 100 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 91 (5.87%) Technical Leader
8 77 (4.97%) Java Engineer
8 77 (4.97%) Software Developer
9 70 (4.52%) Architect
10 63 (4.06%) Lead Developer
11 60 (3.87%) Lead Software Engineer
12 59 (3.81%) .NET Developer
13 55 (3.55%) Backend Developer
14 46 (2.97%) Quality Engineer
14 46 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
15 44 (2.84%) Lead Software Developer
15 44 (2.84%) Senior Java Engineer
16 40 (2.58%) AWS Developer
17 39 (2.52%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 555 (35.81%) React
2 487 (31.42%) Kafka
3 423 (27.29%) Node.js
4 344 (22.19%) REST
5 341 (22.00%) Spring
6 324 (20.90%) .NET
7 255 (16.45%) GraphQL
8 245 (15.81%) RESTful
9 236 (15.23%) AngularJS
10 231 (14.90%) .NET Core
11 208 (13.42%) Web Services
12 200 (12.90%) Spring Boot
13 174 (11.23%) CSS
14 164 (10.58%) RabbitMQ
15 150 (9.68%) Redux
16 130 (8.39%) HTML
17 125 (8.06%) Play Framework
18 124 (8.00%) JSON
19 114 (7.35%) Express
20 110 (7.10%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 171 (11.03%) User Experience
2 108 (6.97%) Self-Motivation
3 95 (6.13%) Algorithms
4 87 (5.61%) Cloud Native
5 80 (5.16%) Linux Command Line
6 60 (3.87%) Greenfield Project
7 51 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
8 50 (3.23%) Blog
8 50 (3.23%) Mobile App
9 42 (2.71%) Data Centre
9 42 (2.71%) Renewable Energy
10 40 (2.58%) Virtual Team
11 36 (2.32%) Public Cloud
12 32 (2.06%) Data Structures
13 28 (1.81%) Fixed Income
13 28 (1.81%) Social Media
14 25 (1.61%) Social Network
15 24 (1.55%) Management Information System
16 23 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
17 18 (1.16%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 232 (14.97%) Linux
2 100 (6.45%) Unix
3 75 (4.84%) Windows
4 62 (4.00%) Apple iOS
5 60 (3.87%) Android
6 25 (1.61%) Mesosphere
7 21 (1.35%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.71%) Debian
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.065%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.065%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,042 (67.23%) Microservices
2 979 (63.16%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 932 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
4 637 (41.10%) Software Engineering
5 527 (34.00%) TDD
6 504 (32.52%) DevOps
7 402 (25.94%) Test Automation
8 315 (20.32%) Continuous Integration
9 310 (20.00%) BDD
10 292 (18.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 279 (18.00%) Full Stack Development
12 278 (17.94%) Fintech
13 273 (17.61%) Mentoring
14 272 (17.55%) Scrum
15 270 (17.42%) Open Source
16 181 (11.68%) Infrastructure as Code
17 179 (11.55%) Computer Science
18 177 (11.42%) E-Commerce
19 171 (11.03%) Clean Code
20 167 (10.77%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 703 (45.35%) Java
2 549 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 518 (33.42%) Python
4 425 (27.42%) C#
5 386 (24.90%) TypeScript
6 325 (20.97%) SQL
7 180 (11.61%) Go
8 120 (7.74%) Scala
9 83 (5.35%) PHP
10 82 (5.29%) Shell Script
11 81 (5.23%) Groovy
12 73 (4.71%) C++
13 72 (4.65%) Ruby
14 71 (4.58%) Kotlin
15 52 (3.35%) PowerShell
16 46 (2.97%) Java 8
17 33 (2.13%) ES6
18 28 (1.81%) Bash Shell
19 27 (1.74%) Clojure
20 18 (1.16%) R
Qualifications
1 231 (14.90%) Degree
2 68 (4.39%) OCP
2 68 (4.39%) Oracle Certification
3 61 (3.94%) Master's Degree
4 59 (3.81%) AWS Certification
5 47 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 22 (1.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.065%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.065%) CCSP
9 1 (0.065%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.065%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (13.10%) QA
2 58 (3.74%) Accessibility
3 46 (2.97%) GDPR
4 22 (1.42%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.13%) NIST
7 2 (0.13%) PSD2
8 1 (0.065%) SLA
System Software
1 570 (36.77%) Docker
2 79 (5.10%) HDFS
3 56 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.81%) ISA Server
5 11 (0.71%) KVM
6 8 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.19%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.065%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 595 (38.39%) Kubernetes
2 278 (17.94%) Terraform
3 114 (7.35%) Ansible
4 70 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (3.35%) Prometheus
6 49 (3.16%) Puppet
7 46 (2.97%) Grafana
7 46 (2.97%) Kibana
8 43 (2.77%) Consul
9 30 (1.94%) logstash
10 28 (1.81%) HAProxy
11 25 (1.61%) Automic
12 16 (1.03%) linkerd
13 14 (0.90%) MIIS
13 14 (0.90%) Opsgenie
13 14 (0.90%) Pingdom
13 14 (0.90%) ZABBIX
14 12 (0.77%) Nagios
15 11 (0.71%) Mesos
15 11 (0.71%) Proxmox
Vendors
1 205 (13.23%) Google
2 124 (8.00%) Oracle
3 76 (4.90%) Okta
3 76 (4.90%) VMware
4 65 (4.19%) Microsoft
5 29 (1.87%) Splunk
6 23 (1.48%) New Relic
7 22 (1.42%) Mercator
8 21 (1.35%) Samsung
9 14 (0.90%) Sun
10 12 (0.77%) Apple
10 12 (0.77%) Databricks
10 12 (0.77%) HubSpot
11 11 (0.71%) Cisco
11 11 (0.71%) Fortinet
11 11 (0.71%) Percona
11 11 (0.71%) Solace
12 10 (0.65%) PagerDuty
13 9 (0.58%) Monetate
13 9 (0.58%) StreamSets