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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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apache Flink
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 709 825 765
Rank change year-on-year +116 -60 +226
Permanent jobs citing Flink 597 136 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.24% 0.48% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 154 102 76
10th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £69,375
25th Percentile £53,125 £65,625 £76,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,750 £90,000 £97,500
Median % change year-on-year -20.28% -7.69% +11.43%
75th Percentile £90,000 £250,000 £195,000
90th Percentile £115,000 - £200,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £63,750 £52,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +21.43% -30.00% -1.64%

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.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 48,219 28,405 21,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.35% 27.18% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 20,925 19,871 17,726
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Flink in the UK

Flink
Top 13 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 25 June 2022. 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 +148 550 £75,000 -25.00% 15
London +24 417 £80,000 -20.00% 13
Work from Home -129 165 £63,750 -29.17% 6
UK excluding London -50 120 £63,750 +21.43% 3
South East -22 70 £63,750 +82.14%
East of England -62 20 £65,000 +13.04%
North of England -70 10 - - 1
North West -75 10 - -
Midlands - 10 £57,500 -
South West -19 8 £73,750 +55.26% 1
West Midlands - 6 £57,500 -
East Midlands - 4 - -
Scotland -71 2 £62,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, IT jobs citing Flink 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 Flink.

1 538 (90.12%) Python
2 509 (85.26%) Apache Spark
3 497 (83.25%) Java
4 449 (75.21%) AWS
5 413 (69.18%) Agile
6 412 (69.01%) SQL
7 352 (58.96%) Azure
8 349 (58.46%) NoSQL
9 338 (56.62%) Google
10 328 (54.94%) Kubernetes
11 308 (51.59%) CI/CD
12 292 (48.91%) Docker
13 284 (47.57%) MongoDB
14 280 (46.90%) Apache Cassandra
15 276 (46.23%) Hadoop
16 261 (43.72%) Finance
17 258 (43.22%) Test Automation
18 252 (42.21%) PostgreSQL
19 236 (39.53%) Algorithms
19 236 (39.53%) Mentoring
20 234 (39.20%) Microservices
21 231 (38.69%) Kafka
22 225 (37.69%) TDD
22 225 (37.69%) GCP
23 222 (37.19%) Maven
23 222 (37.19%) Scala
24 220 (36.85%) Analytics
25 219 (36.68%) Microsoft
26 217 (36.35%) RESTful
27 216 (36.18%) Coaching

Flink
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
1 509 (85.26%) Apache Spark
2 95 (15.91%) Apache Airflow
3 93 (15.58%) Apache
4 77 (12.90%) Apache Pulsar
5 48 (8.04%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (2.85%) Luigi
7 4 (0.67%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.34%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (3.18%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 449 (75.21%) AWS
2 352 (58.96%) Azure
3 225 (37.69%) GCP
4 202 (33.84%) OpenShift
5 201 (33.67%) Serverless
6 200 (33.50%) AWS Lambda
7 195 (32.66%) Cloud Functions
8 54 (9.05%) Amazon Kinesis
9 52 (8.71%) Amazon S3
10 40 (6.70%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (6.70%) dbt
11 37 (6.20%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 30 (5.03%) Amazon EMR
13 29 (4.86%) Amazon ECS
14 26 (4.36%) Snowflake
15 25 (4.19%) Power Platform
16 22 (3.69%) Azure Synapse Analytics
17 20 (3.35%) Collibra
18 19 (3.18%) Google Data Studio
19 15 (2.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 195 (32.66%) Internet
2 7 (1.17%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.01%) HTTP
4 5 (0.84%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (58.46%) NoSQL
2 284 (47.57%) MongoDB
3 280 (46.90%) Apache Cassandra
4 276 (46.23%) Hadoop
5 252 (42.21%) PostgreSQL
6 215 (36.01%) MySQL
7 205 (34.34%) Big Data
8 199 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 128 (21.44%) BigQuery
10 110 (18.43%) HBase
11 94 (15.75%) Amazon Redshift
12 71 (11.89%) Looker
13 67 (11.22%) Data Lake
14 64 (10.72%) Amazon Athena
15 62 (10.39%) Apache Hive
16 57 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (8.21%) Presto
18 45 (7.54%) Tableau
19 44 (7.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 44 (7.37%) Impala
Development Applications
1 222 (37.19%) Maven
2 211 (35.34%) Git (software)
3 201 (33.67%) JIRA
3 201 (33.67%) Subversion
4 198 (33.17%) Gradle
5 195 (32.66%) Ant
6 35 (5.86%) Jenkins
7 31 (5.19%) JUnit
8 23 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 20 (3.35%) SonarQube
10 11 (1.84%) Mockito
11 6 (1.01%) GitLab
12 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.17%) CircleCI
General
1 261 (43.72%) Finance
2 196 (32.83%) Manufacturing
3 88 (14.74%) Games
3 88 (14.74%) Social Skills
4 60 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (7.04%) Retail
6 32 (5.36%) Presentation Skills
7 30 (5.03%) Marketing
8 10 (1.68%) Public Sector
9 7 (1.17%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 6 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
12 3 (0.50%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.34%) Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 227 (38.02%) Java Engineer
2 212 (35.51%) Data Engineer
3 195 (32.66%) Senior Java Engineer
4 68 (11.39%) Senior Data Engineer
5 34 (5.70%) Engineering Manager
6 27 (4.52%) Architect
7 26 (4.36%) Graduate
7 26 (4.36%) Junior
7 26 (4.36%) Principal Engineer
8 25 (4.19%) Python Engineer
9 24 (4.02%) AWS Engineer
9 24 (4.02%) Junior Data Engineer
10 22 (3.69%) Consultant
10 22 (3.69%) Data Consultant
10 22 (3.69%) Developer
10 22 (3.69%) Graduate Java Engineer
10 22 (3.69%) Principal Consultant
11 21 (3.52%) Hadoop Engineer
11 21 (3.52%) Scala Engineer
11 21 (3.52%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (38.69%) Kafka
2 217 (36.35%) RESTful
3 196 (32.83%) .NET
3 196 (32.83%) ASP.NET
4 195 (32.66%) CSS
4 195 (32.66%) HTML
4 195 (32.66%) JDBC
5 116 (19.43%) Apache Beam
6 66 (11.06%) Apache NiFi
7 48 (8.04%) REST
8 42 (7.04%) RabbitMQ
9 30 (5.03%) Spring
10 27 (4.52%) SQLAlchemy
11 24 (4.02%) TensorFlow
12 22 (3.69%) Spark Streaming
13 17 (2.85%) Apache Avro
14 15 (2.51%) ActiveMQ
15 13 (2.18%) JSON
15 13 (2.18%) Protocol Buffers
15 13 (2.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 236 (39.53%) Algorithms
2 216 (36.18%) Linux Command Line
3 206 (34.51%) Data Structures
4 195 (32.66%) Life Science
5 72 (12.06%) Blog
6 31 (5.19%) Virtual Team
7 26 (4.36%) Sports Betting
8 18 (3.02%) Blockchain
8 18 (3.02%) Public Cloud
9 10 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.01%) Digital Currency
11 4 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
12 3 (0.50%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.50%) User Experience
13 2 (0.34%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.34%) Hedge funds
14 1 (0.17%) IoT
14 1 (0.17%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 204 (34.17%) Unix
2 69 (11.56%) Linux
3 5 (0.84%) CentOS
3 5 (0.84%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.67%) Windows
5 1 (0.17%) Android
5 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 413 (69.18%) Agile
2 308 (51.59%) CI/CD
3 258 (43.22%) Test Automation
4 236 (39.53%) Mentoring
5 234 (39.20%) Microservices
6 225 (37.69%) TDD
7 220 (36.85%) Analytics
8 216 (36.18%) Coaching
9 212 (35.51%) BDD
10 208 (34.84%) MVC
11 205 (34.34%) Data Engineering
12 202 (33.84%) OOP
13 201 (33.67%) Customer-Centricity
14 197 (33.00%) User Stories
15 196 (32.83%) Data Science
16 195 (32.66%) Innovative Thinking
16 195 (32.66%) Root Cause Analysis
16 195 (32.66%) Service Design
16 195 (32.66%) Story Points
16 195 (32.66%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 538 (90.12%) Python
2 497 (83.25%) Java
3 412 (69.01%) SQL
4 222 (37.19%) Scala
5 205 (34.34%) JavaScript
6 203 (34.00%) Shell Script
7 201 (33.67%) Ruby
8 200 (33.50%) Perl
9 196 (32.83%) PowerShell
10 195 (32.66%) PHP
11 15 (2.51%) C++
12 14 (2.35%) SPARQL
13 12 (2.01%) C#
14 10 (1.68%) Go
15 8 (1.34%) Bash
15 8 (1.34%) Kotlin
16 5 (0.84%) Clojure
17 3 (0.50%) Groovy
18 2 (0.34%) Rust
18 2 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 81 (13.57%) Degree
2 69 (11.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (8.88%) Master's Degree
4 19 (3.18%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.84%) PhD
5 5 (0.84%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.67%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (6.87%) Data Quality
2 36 (6.03%) QA
3 5 (0.84%) GDPR
4 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 292 (48.91%) Docker
2 41 (6.87%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.17%) HDFS
4 6 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.84%) KVM
5 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 328 (54.94%) Kubernetes
2 46 (7.71%) Terraform
3 41 (6.87%) Oozie
4 24 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.01%) Puppet
6 8 (1.34%) Prometheus
7 5 (0.84%) Argo
7 5 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.84%) Nessus
7 5 (0.84%) SELinux
8 3 (0.50%) Ansible
8 3 (0.50%) Control-M
9 2 (0.34%) Grafana
Vendors
1 338 (56.62%) Google
2 219 (36.68%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.04%) Cloudera
4 39 (6.53%) Teradata
5 26 (4.36%) Oracle
6 24 (4.02%) Splunk
7 19 (3.18%) CA
8 18 (3.02%) Confluent
9 17 (2.85%) Revolut
10 16 (2.68%) Funding Circle
11 15 (2.51%) Solace
12 10 (1.68%) Databricks
13 9 (1.51%) IBM
14 5 (0.84%) EXASOL
14 5 (0.84%) Juniper
14 5 (0.84%) VMware
15 4 (0.67%) Samsung
16 1 (0.17%) Cadence
16 1 (0.17%) Dynatrace
16 1 (0.17%) MapR