Apache Flink
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Flink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Flink over the 6 months to 22 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
22 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 757 660 869
Rank change year-on-year -97 +209 -111
Permanent jobs citing Flink 59 370 262
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.38% 1.48% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 180
10th Percentile - £54,625 £50,000
25th Percentile £68,718 £63,750 £59,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% - -9.09%
75th Percentile £121,875 £93,750 £97,500
90th Percentile £155,665 £112,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,576 £67,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year +4.56% +10.20% +22.50%

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK

Flink is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 15,399 25,049 36,862
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 19.72% 22.58% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11,539 15,508 21,714
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £83,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,004 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

Flink
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Flink as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Flink in the UK

Flink
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Flink.

Salary trend for Flink in the UK

Flink
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Flink over the 6 months to 22 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Flink in the UK

Flink
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Flink within the UK over the 6 months to 22 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England -90 42 £90,000 +20.00% 12
London -90 30 £93,750 +10.29% 7
UK excluding London +120 28 £70,576 +4.56% 5
Work from Home +142 27 £77,500 -8.82% 6
South West +35 11 £70,576 +0.82% 1
Scotland -7 11 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £75,000 -
North of England +99 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - -

Flink
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (71.19%) Apache Spark
2 33 (55.93%) Apache
3 15 (25.42%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.69%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 35 (59.32%) AWS
2 22 (37.29%) GCP
3 16 (27.12%) Azure
4 10 (16.95%) Amazon ECS
5 8 (13.56%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (13.56%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (13.56%) GitHub
5 8 (13.56%) GitHub Actions
5 8 (13.56%) Serverless
6 6 (10.17%) Power Platform
7 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
8 4 (6.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (6.78%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (6.78%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (6.78%) CloudFront
9 3 (5.08%) OpenShift
10 2 (3.39%) Snowflake
11 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.69%) Azure Key Vault
11 1 (1.69%) MinIO
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (64.41%) Big Data
2 25 (42.37%) Hadoop
3 23 (38.98%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (37.29%) Data Lake
5 16 (27.12%) Relational Database
6 15 (25.42%) NoSQL
7 14 (23.73%) SQL Server
8 13 (22.03%) BigQuery
9 9 (15.25%) Apache Hive
10 8 (13.56%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (13.56%) Parquet
11 6 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (10.17%) Power BI
12 4 (6.78%) Tableau
13 2 (3.39%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (3.39%) Apache Ignite
13 2 (3.39%) Apache Kudu
13 2 (3.39%) Neo4j
13 2 (3.39%) Qlik Sense
14 1 (1.69%) Apache Pinot
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Git
2 11 (18.64%) Jenkins
2 11 (18.64%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (13.56%) CircleCI
4 3 (5.08%) JUnit
5 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.39%) JIRA
6 1 (1.69%) Mockito
General
1 42 (71.19%) Finance
2 22 (37.29%) Banking
3 21 (35.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 13 (22.03%) Social Skills
5 10 (16.95%) Law
5 10 (16.95%) Marketing
6 9 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (13.56%) Retail Banking
8 4 (6.78%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (33.90%) Data Engineer
2 13 (22.03%) Senior
3 11 (18.64%) Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Lead
4 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering Director
5 9 (15.25%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Senior Data Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Lead Data Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Head of Engineering
9 5 (8.47%) Java Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Python Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Data Analytics Director
10 3 (5.08%) Python Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Lead Java Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Real Time Developer
12 1 (1.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (69.49%) Kafka
2 22 (37.29%) Apache Beam
3 17 (28.81%) AngularJS
3 17 (28.81%) React
3 17 (28.81%) Spring
4 15 (25.42%) Spring Boot
5 8 (13.56%) Apache Avro
5 8 (13.56%) PySpark
5 8 (13.56%) Spark Streaming
6 7 (11.86%) CSS
6 7 (11.86%) HTML
7 6 (10.17%) Django
8 4 (6.78%) Node.js
8 4 (6.78%) RESTful
9 3 (5.08%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (5.08%) Vue
10 2 (3.39%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (3.39%) Flask
10 2 (3.39%) Middleware
10 2 (3.39%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.90%) Cloud Native
2 15 (25.42%) Data Structures
3 13 (22.03%) Algorithms
4 12 (20.34%) Distributed Systems
5 11 (18.64%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (13.56%) Distributed Applications
6 8 (13.56%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (3.39%) Private Cloud
7 2 (3.39%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.69%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
8 1 (1.69%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.69%) Smart City
8 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (62.71%) Software Engineering
2 30 (50.85%) CI/CD
3 29 (49.15%) Data Engineering
4 27 (45.76%) Agile
4 27 (45.76%) Machine Learning
5 25 (42.37%) Data Modelling
6 21 (35.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 21 (35.59%) Data Pipeline
7 18 (30.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (28.81%) Problem-Solving
8 17 (28.81%) TDD
9 16 (27.12%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (27.12%) DevOps
9 16 (27.12%) Operational Stability
10 15 (25.42%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (23.73%) Decision-Making
11 14 (23.73%) ETL
11 14 (23.73%) Event-Driven
12 13 (22.03%) Analytics
12 13 (22.03%) Containerisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (86.44%) Python
2 46 (77.97%) Java
3 34 (57.63%) SQL
4 26 (44.07%) Scala
5 16 (27.12%) Go
6 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.86%) C#
8 4 (6.78%) VBA
9 3 (5.08%) F#
10 2 (3.39%) Bash
10 2 (3.39%) R
10 2 (3.39%) Rust
10 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Docker
2 8 (13.56%) HDFS
3 2 (3.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (44.07%) Kubernetes
2 9 (15.25%) Terraform
3 2 (3.39%) Kibana
3 2 (3.39%) logstash
3 2 (3.39%) Oozie
3 2 (3.39%) Progress Chef
4 1 (1.69%) Ansible
4 1 (1.69%) Argo
4 1 (1.69%) Puppet
4 1 (1.69%) Rancher
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Databricks
2 13 (22.03%) Oracle
2 13 (22.03%) Teradata
3 8 (13.56%) Cloudera
4 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.69%) Confluent
5 1 (1.69%) CrowdStrike
5 1 (1.69%) Dell
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) StreamSets