Period
to 18 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Kibana skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Kibana over the 6 months to 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch Kibana
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 703 775 765
Rank change year-on-year +72 -10 +99
Permanent jobs citing Kibana 335 352 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.09% 2.05% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 211 304 405
UK median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -14.29%

Kibana is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,008 17,205 15,778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.77% 11.36% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12,180 13,458 12,874
UK median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +7.62% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,075 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

Kibana
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Kibana as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Kibana.

Salary trend for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Kibana over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Kibana in the UK

Kibana
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Kibana within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 2020. 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 +85 312 £62,500 -3.85% 55
London +88 181 £70,000 -9.68% 36
UK excluding London +74 152 £47,500 -5.00% 25
South East -14 42 £45,000 -5.26% 5
North of England +68 34 £50,000 - 10
North West +50 30 £50,000 -4.76% 5
Midlands +46 24 £42,500 +6.25%
West Midlands - 21 £40,500 -
Scotland +51 20 £60,000 - 2
South West +24 16 £35,000 -53.33% 3
East of England +56 15 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +43 4 £48,750 +2.63% 4
East Midlands +14 3 £60,000 +50.00%
Wales -13 1 £36,500 -17.51% 4

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, IT jobs citing Kibana 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 Kibana.

1 175 (52.24%) Elasticsearch
2 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
3 148 (44.18%) Elastic Stack
4 139 (41.49%) Python
5 137 (40.90%) AWS
6 122 (36.42%) DevOps
7 117 (34.93%) C#
8 113 (33.73%) Java
9 106 (31.64%) logstash
9 106 (31.64%) Azure
10 105 (31.34%) Linux
11 104 (31.04%) Jenkins
12 97 (28.96%) Docker
13 95 (28.36%) .NET
14 84 (25.07%) JavaScript
14 84 (25.07%) Microservices
15 83 (24.78%) Grafana
16 81 (24.18%) Git (software)
17 80 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
18 79 (23.58%) Kubernetes
19 70 (20.90%) Splunk
20 67 (20.00%) Serverless
21 66 (19.70%) Software Engineering
22 64 (19.10%) TDD
22 64 (19.10%) Ansible
22 64 (19.10%) Spring Boot
23 63 (18.81%) Problem-Solving
23 63 (18.81%) SQL
24 59 (17.61%) Cloud Native
25 58 (17.31%) Terraform

Kibana
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
1 175 (52.24%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (7.46%) CMS
3 24 (7.16%) Confluence
4 22 (6.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 20 (5.97%) nginx
6 19 (5.67%) Headless CMS
7 14 (4.18%) Apache
8 12 (3.58%) Apache Spark
9 10 (2.99%) Apache Solr
10 8 (2.39%) IIS
10 8 (2.39%) OpenStack
11 7 (2.09%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.49%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.19%) JBoss
14 2 (0.60%) Camunda
14 2 (0.60%) GemFire
14 2 (0.60%) Jetty
14 2 (0.60%) Mule
14 2 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
14 2 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (1.19%) Gephi
2 2 (0.60%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 137 (40.90%) AWS
2 106 (31.64%) Azure
3 67 (20.00%) Serverless
4 47 (14.03%) AWS Lambda
5 38 (11.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 38 (11.34%) Amazon S3
6 37 (11.04%) Amazon ECS
6 37 (11.04%) PaaS
7 30 (8.96%) Amazon Kinesis
8 29 (8.66%) GCP
9 27 (8.06%) GitHub
10 24 (7.16%) Power Platform
11 21 (6.27%) Boomi
12 19 (5.67%) Apigee
13 17 (5.07%) Datadog
14 13 (3.88%) SaaS
15 12 (3.58%) AWS CloudFormation
16 11 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
17 10 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
17 10 (2.99%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.27%) Firewall
2 18 (5.37%) DNS
3 15 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 13 (3.88%) Network Security
5 12 (3.58%) SSL
6 11 (3.28%) HTTP
7 10 (2.99%) Internet
8 6 (1.79%) DHCP
8 6 (1.79%) MPLS
9 4 (1.19%) Ethernet
9 4 (1.19%) HTTPS
9 4 (1.19%) SAN
9 4 (1.19%) VPN
10 3 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.90%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.90%) SMTP
11 2 (0.60%) Broadband
11 2 (0.60%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (0.60%) LAN
11 2 (0.60%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 38 (11.34%) MySQL
3 35 (10.45%) MongoDB
4 30 (8.96%) Amazon Athena
4 30 (8.96%) Event Store
5 28 (8.36%) Redis
6 27 (8.06%) Big Data
7 26 (7.76%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (7.76%) Relational Database
8 24 (7.16%) Power BI
9 19 (5.67%) RDBMS
10 16 (4.78%) NoSQL
11 10 (2.99%) Hadoop
12 9 (2.69%) BigQuery
13 8 (2.39%) Apache Hive
14 7 (2.09%) Cosmos DB
14 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
15 6 (1.79%) QlikView
16 5 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 104 (31.04%) Jenkins
2 81 (24.18%) Git (software)
3 47 (14.03%) JUnit
4 46 (13.73%) TeamCity
5 38 (11.34%) Mockito
6 33 (9.85%) JIRA
7 28 (8.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (7.46%) Cucumber
9 22 (6.57%) Vagrant
10 20 (5.97%) CircleCI
10 20 (5.97%) Selenium
11 19 (5.67%) SonarQube
11 19 (5.67%) Spock
12 18 (5.37%) Octopus Deploy
13 17 (5.07%) Sonatype Nexus
14 16 (4.78%) JMeter
15 15 (4.48%) Maven
16 14 (4.18%) Gatling
17 12 (3.58%) Bitbucket
18 10 (2.99%) Gradle
General
1 44 (13.13%) Finance
2 23 (6.87%) Retail
3 14 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.28%) Games
4 11 (3.28%) Law
4 11 (3.28%) Marketing
4 11 (3.28%) Public Sector
5 10 (2.99%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.69%) Electronics
7 6 (1.79%) Publishing
8 4 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.90%) Automotive
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.60%) Local Government
10 2 (0.60%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.30%) Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 113 (33.73%) Developer
2 61 (18.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (16.42%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.15%) C# Developer
5 32 (9.55%) .NET Developer
6 28 (8.36%) Java Engineer
7 26 (7.76%) F# Developer
8 24 (7.16%) Java Developer
9 23 (6.87%) Consultant
10 22 (6.57%) Technical Leader
11 20 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
11 20 (5.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 19 (5.67%) Azure Engineer
12 19 (5.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
12 19 (5.67%) Java Software Engineer
12 19 (5.67%) Lead Software Engineer
13 18 (5.37%) Technical Engineer
14 17 (5.07%) Azure DevOps Engineer
15 16 (4.78%) Senior Developer
16 15 (4.48%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (44.18%) Elastic Stack
2 95 (28.36%) .NET
3 64 (19.10%) Spring Boot
4 57 (17.01%) .NET Core
5 56 (16.72%) React
6 53 (15.82%) Spring
7 52 (15.52%) Web Services
8 49 (14.63%) CSS
9 47 (14.03%) HTML
10 45 (13.43%) Node.js
11 44 (13.13%) Redux
11 44 (13.13%) RESTful
12 37 (11.04%) REST
13 29 (8.66%) Kafka
14 28 (8.36%) J2EE
15 26 (7.76%) ActiveMQ
15 26 (7.76%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (7.76%) JSON
15 26 (7.76%) Reactive Extensions
16 25 (7.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.61%) Cloud Native
2 45 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.66%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (6.87%) Virtual Team
5 19 (5.67%) iPad
6 16 (4.78%) Algorithms
6 16 (4.78%) Replication
7 15 (4.48%) Enterprise Cloud
8 11 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
9 10 (2.99%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.99%) User Experience
10 8 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
11 6 (1.79%) Augmented Reality
11 6 (1.79%) Public Cloud
12 5 (1.49%) Renewable Energy
12 5 (1.49%) Smart Energy
12 5 (1.49%) Smart Home
13 4 (1.19%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
15 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (31.34%) Linux
2 47 (14.03%) Windows
3 24 (7.16%) Unix
4 23 (6.87%) CentOS
5 22 (6.57%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (2.99%) VMS
7 9 (2.69%) Android
7 9 (2.69%) Ubuntu
8 5 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.19%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
10 3 (0.90%) Debian
10 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.60%) SUSE
12 1 (0.30%) Solaris
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (36.42%) DevOps
3 84 (25.07%) Microservices
4 80 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
5 66 (19.70%) Software Engineering
6 64 (19.10%) TDD
7 63 (18.81%) Problem-Solving
8 53 (15.82%) Scrum
9 40 (11.94%) MVC
10 39 (11.64%) Unit Testing
11 38 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
12 36 (10.75%) Mentoring
13 35 (10.45%) Infrastructure as Code
14 34 (10.15%) Performance Testing
15 31 (9.25%) Test Automation
15 31 (9.25%) Web Development
16 30 (8.96%) E-Commerce
17 28 (8.36%) Fintech
17 28 (8.36%) Machine Learning
18 27 (8.06%) Infrastructure Automation
Programming Languages
1 139 (41.49%) Python
2 117 (34.93%) C#
3 113 (33.73%) Java
4 84 (25.07%) JavaScript
5 63 (18.81%) SQL
6 58 (17.31%) Ruby
7 47 (14.03%) Bash Shell
8 43 (12.84%) TypeScript
9 42 (12.54%) F#
10 39 (11.64%) PowerShell
11 33 (9.85%) Java 8
12 24 (7.16%) Groovy
13 21 (6.27%) Go
14 19 (5.67%) Perl
15 16 (4.78%) Kotlin
15 16 (4.78%) R
16 15 (4.48%) T-SQL
17 11 (3.28%) PHP
18 9 (2.69%) C++
18 9 (2.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (9.55%) Degree
2 9 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.49%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.90%) AWS Certification
4 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (0.90%) ISEB
4 3 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.60%) CCNA
5 2 (0.60%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.60%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.30%) CCNP
6 1 (0.30%) CISSP
6 1 (0.30%) CSPO
6 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.76%) QA
2 10 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.19%) SLA
4 2 (0.60%) GDPR
4 2 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (28.96%) Docker
2 14 (4.18%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.19%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.19%) NFS
5 3 (0.90%) KVM
6 2 (0.60%) vSphere
7 1 (0.30%) vCloud
7 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.30%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.30%) zsh
Systems Management
1 106 (31.64%) logstash
2 83 (24.78%) Grafana
3 79 (23.58%) Kubernetes
4 64 (19.10%) Ansible
5 58 (17.31%) Terraform
6 52 (15.52%) Puppet
7 42 (12.54%) Opscode Chef
8 36 (10.75%) Prometheus
9 23 (6.87%) Istio
10 19 (5.67%) Knative
11 18 (5.37%) Salt
12 17 (5.07%) Nagios
13 14 (4.18%) Marathon
13 14 (4.18%) Mesos
14 13 (3.88%) Rancher
15 8 (2.39%) Fluentd
16 7 (2.09%) Icinga
16 7 (2.09%) Microsoft Intune
17 6 (1.79%) Packer
18 5 (1.49%) Matomo
Vendors
1 70 (20.90%) Splunk
2 50 (14.93%) New Relic
2 50 (14.93%) Oracle
3 32 (9.55%) Microsoft
4 29 (8.66%) Adobe
4 29 (8.66%) Dynatrace
5 28 (8.36%) SAP
6 23 (6.87%) Google
7 22 (6.57%) MuleSoft
8 20 (5.97%) Dell
9 19 (5.67%) IBM
9 19 (5.67%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (5.07%) SolarWinds
11 11 (3.28%) Red Hat
11 11 (3.28%) Tableau
12 10 (2.99%) VMware
13 9 (2.69%) AppDynamics
14 6 (1.79%) Apple
15 5 (1.49%) NetApp
15 5 (1.49%) Talend