The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 808 735 800
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +65
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 85 183 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.15% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.15% 0.29% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 71 88 104
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+64.70% -5.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
56909 62546 58013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.50% 52.14% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 48516 53367 50016
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Erlang
Salary Trend

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

Erlang Salary Trend in the UK

Erlang
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Erlang over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -87 77 £70,000 +21.73% 11
London -5 45 £70,000 +12.00% 9
Staffordshire - 19 £77,500 - 1
West Midlands - 19 £77,500 - 1
Bath +21 8 £47,500 +58.33%
Somerset +13 8 £47,500 +58.33%
South West -36 8 £47,500 +58.33%
Stoke-on-Trent - 8 £80,000 -
Cardiff - 6 - -
Wales - 6 - -
South Wales - 6 - -
City of London +15 4 £55,000 -21.42% 3
East of England -37 1 - -
Hertfordshire -41 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 1
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - - 1

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Erlang also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Erlang.

1 117 (66.86%) Scala
2 101 (57.71%) Functional Programming
3 97 (55.43%) Java
4 81 (46.29%) Linux
4 81 (46.29%) Haskell
5 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (34.29%) F#
6 60 (34.29%) Clojure
7 52 (29.71%) C#
8 51 (29.14%) Python
9 50 (28.57%) Computer Science
10 44 (25.14%) Ruby
11 43 (24.57%) Spring
12 42 (24.00%) Middleware
13 41 (23.43%) Algorithms
14 40 (22.86%) Software Engineering
14 40 (22.86%) TDD
15 39 (22.29%) .NET
16 37 (21.14%) Riak
17 36 (20.57%) C++
17 36 (20.57%) Finance
18 35 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
19 34 (19.43%) Redis
20 33 (18.86%) Elasticsearch
20 33 (18.86%) Go
21 32 (18.29%) NoSQL
22 31 (17.71%) SQL
22 31 (17.71%) Akka
23 30 (17.14%) Relational Database
24 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Erlang also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Erlang. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (18.86%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 25 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 25 (14.29%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.43%) Node.js
4 3 (1.71%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.14%) Apache
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) CMS
6 1 (0.57%) Zope
6 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.57%) Tornado
6 1 (0.57%) IIS
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.71%) SaaS
1 10 (5.71%) OpenShift
2 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (1.14%) GitHub
3 2 (1.14%) IaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.14%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 17 (9.71%) Internet
3 11 (6.29%) HTTP
4 10 (5.71%) AMQP
5 7 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (2.86%) tcpdump
7 2 (1.14%) CTI
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco ICM
7 2 (1.14%) VLAN
7 2 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.14%) MPLS
7 2 (1.14%) OSPF
7 2 (1.14%) BGP
7 2 (1.14%) RTP
7 2 (1.14%) SS7
7 2 (1.14%) Firewall
8 1 (0.57%) VoIP
8 1 (0.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.14%) Riak
2 35 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 34 (19.43%) Redis
4 32 (18.29%) NoSQL
5 30 (17.14%) Relational Database
6 29 (16.57%) Hadoop
7 11 (6.29%) MySQL
8 10 (5.71%) Big Data
9 7 (4.00%) Couchbase
10 6 (3.43%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.29%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.14%) Voldemort
12 2 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (1.14%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (1.14%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.14%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.29%) JUnit
3 7 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.43%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.29%) Subversion
6 3 (1.71%) Selenium
6 3 (1.71%) TestNG
6 3 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.71%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.14%) Hudson
8 1 (0.57%) PostSharp
8 1 (0.57%) JIRA
8 1 (0.57%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.57%) RSpec
8 1 (0.57%) PyUnit
8 1 (0.57%) Mockito
General
1 36 (20.57%) Finance
2 11 (6.29%) Games
2 11 (6.29%) Banking
3 10 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.86%) Electronics
5 3 (1.71%) Retail
5 3 (1.71%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
7 1 (0.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 113 (64.57%) Developer
2 29 (16.57%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.14%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.57%) C# Developer
5 21 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (11.43%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.43%) Middleware Developer
8 12 (6.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (5.14%) Lead Java Developer
9 9 (5.14%) Programmer
9 9 (5.14%) Lead Developer
10 7 (4.00%) Python Developer
10 7 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (3.43%) Server Engineer
11 6 (3.43%) Scala Developer
11 6 (3.43%) AWS Developer
12 5 (2.86%) Team Leader
12 5 (2.86%) Test Engineer
13 4 (2.29%) Architect
14 3 (1.71%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (24.57%) Spring
2 42 (24.00%) Middleware
3 39 (22.29%) .NET
4 31 (17.71%) Akka
5 29 (16.57%) REST
6 25 (14.29%) Kafka
6 25 (14.29%) Grails
7 16 (9.14%) JSON
8 15 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
9 13 (7.43%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.43%) XML
9 13 (7.43%) JMS
10 10 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (5.71%) Spring Security
10 10 (5.71%) Spring Batch
10 10 (5.71%) Spring Integration
10 10 (5.71%) Spring Boot
10 10 (5.71%) Spring XD
11 9 (5.14%) HTML
12 8 (4.57%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 41 (23.43%) Algorithms
3 29 (16.57%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (12.57%) Mathematics
5 13 (7.43%) Data Structures
6 12 (6.86%) Hedge funds
6 12 (6.86%) Grid Computing
7 9 (5.14%) Physics
8 6 (3.43%) Smart Meter
9 4 (2.29%) Online Games
10 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.71%) User Experience
11 2 (1.14%) Social Gaming
11 2 (1.14%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (1.14%) Blog
11 2 (1.14%) DTV
11 2 (1.14%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.14%) IVR
12 1 (0.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 81 (46.29%) Linux
2 20 (11.43%) UNIX
3 7 (4.00%) Android
3 7 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.43%) Windows
4 6 (3.43%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (57.71%) Functional Programming
2 62 (35.43%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (22.86%) TDD
3 40 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 28 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 27 (15.43%) OO
6 25 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 24 (13.71%) Low Latency
8 22 (12.57%) SOA
8 22 (12.57%) Multithreading
9 20 (11.43%) BDD
10 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (10.86%) OOP
10 19 (10.86%) OOD
11 17 (9.71%) Open Source
12 15 (8.57%) Concurrent Programming
13 14 (8.00%) DevOps
14 13 (7.43%) Investment Management
15 12 (6.86%) SDLC
16 8 (4.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 117 (66.86%) Scala
2 97 (55.43%) Java
3 81 (46.29%) Haskell
4 60 (34.29%) Clojure
4 60 (34.29%) F#
5 52 (29.71%) C#
6 51 (29.14%) Python
7 44 (25.14%) Ruby
8 36 (20.57%) C++
9 33 (18.86%) Go
10 31 (17.71%) SQL
11 25 (14.29%) Groovy
11 25 (14.29%) OCaml
12 13 (7.43%) Lisp
12 13 (7.43%) C
13 11 (6.29%) JavaScript
14 10 (5.71%) PHP
15 6 (3.43%) Perl
16 4 (2.29%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
2 2 (1.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 26 (14.86%) Docker
2 5 (2.86%) Snort
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (14.86%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (14.29%) Puppet
3 10 (5.71%) Mesos
4 7 (4.00%) MOM
5 5 (2.86%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.14%) Graphite
6 2 (1.14%) Nagios
7 1 (0.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (6.29%) Facebook
2 8 (4.57%) Google
3 5 (2.86%) Zend
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle
3 5 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.71%) Twitter
5 2 (1.14%) VMware
5 2 (1.14%) SAP
5 2 (1.14%) Cisco
6 1 (0.57%) ATG
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.57%) VocaLink
6 1 (0.57%) Fujitsu
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Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Midlands
Reuben Chase Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £55,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Equity and Remote
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
CPS Group
Salary: £60k - 100k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
London
ABRS
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 14 days ago