The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Erlang
UK
Rank 784 789 874
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +85
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 60 140 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.14% 0.073%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.13% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 47 119 68
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%

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
44754 52155 52993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 53.93% 52.24% 50.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38413 44983 45468
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,086 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Erlang as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 28 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +12 55 £65,000 - 10
London -1 29 £66,250 +6.00% 5
West Midlands +22 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Staffordshire +11 11 £60,000 +9.09%
Stoke-on-Trent +5 11 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England +6 7 £67,500 +8.00%
City of London +16 5 £65,000 -29.72%
Hertfordshire +5 5 £67,500 +8.00%
Rickmansworth +2 5 £67,500 +8.00%
Manchester - 4 £57,500 - 1
North West - 4 £57,500 - 1
South West +8 3 £45,000 -35.71% 1
Cardiff +9 2 £52,500 -
South Wales +7 2 £52,500 -
Wales +3 2 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £77,500 -
Scotland - 2 £39,000 - 1
Dundee - 2 £39,000 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 1 £75,000 +17.64%
Cambridge -1 1 £75,000 +17.64%
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £65,000 -
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £45,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £65,000 -
Derby - 1 £45,000 -
Buckfastleigh - 1 £45,000 -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Erlang also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Erlang.

1 97 (58.08%) Functional Programming
2 80 (47.90%) Haskell
3 69 (41.32%) Java
4 68 (40.72%) Python
4 68 (40.72%) Scala
5 66 (39.52%) Linux
6 61 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (31.74%) Software Engineering
8 46 (27.54%) SQL
9 45 (26.95%) C#
10 44 (26.35%) F#
11 43 (25.75%) TDD
12 41 (24.55%) .NET
13 37 (22.16%) C++
13 37 (22.16%) Computer Science
14 36 (21.56%) Clojure
15 34 (20.36%) Go
16 33 (19.76%) Open Source
16 33 (19.76%) NoSQL
17 32 (19.16%) OOP
17 32 (19.16%) OO
18 30 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (17.37%) Ruby
19 29 (17.37%) Degree
20 28 (16.77%) Middleware
20 28 (16.77%) Django
20 28 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
21 27 (16.17%) OCaml
22 26 (15.57%) Web Services
23 23 (13.77%) Unix

Erlang
Top Related 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 5 (2.99%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.20%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.60%) Apache
3 1 (0.60%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.60%) IPython
3 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.77%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (2.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.60%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.60%) PaaS
4 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.19%) Internet
3 5 (2.99%) HTTP
4 3 (1.80%) Firewall
4 3 (1.80%) Skype
5 1 (0.60%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (19.76%) NoSQL
2 18 (10.78%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.78%) Big Data
4 12 (7.19%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.19%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.59%) SQL Server
6 10 (5.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.39%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.79%) Redis
9 7 (4.19%) MySQL
9 7 (4.19%) Riak
10 4 (2.40%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.80%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.20%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.60%) HBase
13 1 (0.60%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.99%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.40%) TeamCity
3 4 (2.40%) Travis CI
4 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (1.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.60%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.60%) JBehave
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) JUnit
5 1 (0.60%) Maven
5 1 (0.60%) Mockito
5 1 (0.60%) Moq
5 1 (0.60%) MSI
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.60%) Subversion
5 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.60%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (7.78%) Finance
2 10 (5.99%) Banking
3 5 (2.99%) Games
4 4 (2.40%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.40%) Retail
5 3 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 103 (61.68%) Developer
2 33 (19.76%) Software Engineer
3 31 (18.56%) Erlang Developer
4 26 (15.57%) Python Developer
5 22 (13.17%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 16 (9.58%) Programmer
8 15 (8.98%) Software Developer
9 14 (8.38%) .NET Developer
9 14 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (8.38%) C# Developer
9 14 (8.38%) Python Software Engineer
9 14 (8.38%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.19%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.19%) F# Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Java Engineer
10 12 (7.19%) Middleware Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Scala Developer
11 11 (6.59%) Architect
12 10 (5.99%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.55%) .NET
2 28 (16.77%) Django
2 28 (16.77%) Middleware
3 26 (15.57%) Web Services
4 13 (7.78%) jQuery
4 13 (7.78%) Node.js
5 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
5 12 (7.19%) HTML
6 11 (6.59%) CSS
7 10 (5.99%) Flask
8 9 (5.39%) ASP.NET
9 8 (4.79%) RESTful
10 7 (4.19%) HTML5
10 7 (4.19%) SOAP
10 7 (4.19%) Velocity
11 6 (3.59%) Akka
11 6 (3.59%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (3.59%) XML
12 4 (2.40%) Pyramid
12 4 (2.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.16%) Computer Science
2 20 (11.98%) Algorithms
3 19 (11.38%) Mathematics
4 16 (9.58%) N-Tier
5 15 (8.98%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (7.78%) Data Structures
7 11 (6.59%) User Experience
8 10 (5.99%) Hedge funds
9 9 (5.39%) Bitcoin
9 9 (5.39%) Blockchain
9 9 (5.39%) Cryptocurrency
9 9 (5.39%) Fintech
9 9 (5.39%) Physics
10 7 (4.19%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (2.40%) Spread Betting
12 3 (1.80%) Blog
12 3 (1.80%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.80%) iPad
12 3 (1.80%) Replication
12 3 (1.80%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 66 (39.52%) Linux
2 23 (13.77%) Unix
3 14 (8.38%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.20%) Android
4 2 (1.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.20%) Windows
5 1 (0.60%) CentOS
5 1 (0.60%) Debian
5 1 (0.60%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (58.08%) Functional Programming
2 61 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (31.74%) Software Engineering
4 43 (25.75%) TDD
5 33 (19.76%) Open Source
6 32 (19.16%) OO
6 32 (19.16%) OOP
7 30 (17.96%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (13.77%) Multithreading
9 21 (12.57%) Analytics
9 21 (12.57%) Low Latency
10 18 (10.78%) DevOps
10 18 (10.78%) SDLC
10 18 (10.78%) SOA
11 15 (8.98%) BDD
12 11 (6.59%) High Availability
12 11 (6.59%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (6.59%) Release Management
12 11 (6.59%) Scrum
13 10 (5.99%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 80 (47.90%) Haskell
2 69 (41.32%) Java
3 68 (40.72%) Python
3 68 (40.72%) Scala
4 46 (27.54%) SQL
5 45 (26.95%) C#
6 44 (26.35%) F#
7 37 (22.16%) C++
8 36 (21.56%) Clojure
9 34 (20.36%) Go
10 29 (17.37%) Ruby
11 27 (16.17%) OCaml
12 23 (13.77%) JavaScript
13 12 (7.19%) C
14 10 (5.99%) Lisp
15 8 (4.79%) Elixir
15 8 (4.79%) Kotlin
15 8 (4.79%) sed
16 7 (4.19%) Perl
17 3 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (17.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (9.58%) Docker
2 3 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.80%) Xen
3 2 (1.20%) KVM
4 1 (0.60%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (6.59%) Puppet
2 5 (2.99%) Ansible
3 4 (2.40%) Mesos
4 2 (1.20%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.20%) Salt
5 1 (0.60%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.60%) Ganeti
5 1 (0.60%) Marathon
5 1 (0.60%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (3.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (1.80%) IBM
2 3 (1.80%) Twitter
2 3 (1.80%) VMware
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle
3 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
4 1 (0.60%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.60%) PagerDuty
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
NHS Digital
Salary: £31,383 - £41,373
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SmarTech Group
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 17 days ago