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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 803 829 815
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 89 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.073% 0.078%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 73 77
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +11.11%

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
56372 60611 57235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.40% 51.70% 52.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48025 51462 49129
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 19 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 29 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 +18 80 £62,500 +8.69% 17
London +7 39 £62,500 - 9
Staffordshire +20 18 £77,500 +40.90%
South West +1 18 £47,500 +46.15% 4
West Midlands -1 18 £77,500 +40.90% 4
Bath +27 12 £47,500 +58.33% 2
Somerset +23 12 £47,500 +58.33% 2
South Wales +6 7 £40,000 -
Wales 0 7 £40,000 -
Cardiff -6 7 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 6 £80,000 +39.13%
Bristol -9 6 £60,000 +50.00% 2
City of London +23 5 £52,500 -22.22% 1
East of England -8 1 - -
Hertfordshire -11 1 - -
Rickmansworth -14 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 122 (68.16%) Scala
2 110 (61.45%) Functional Programming
3 101 (56.42%) Java
4 85 (47.49%) Haskell
5 72 (40.22%) Linux
6 70 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (38.55%) Clojure
8 59 (32.96%) Python
9 57 (31.84%) C#
10 54 (30.17%) F#
11 52 (29.05%) Computer Science
12 48 (26.82%) Ruby
13 47 (26.26%) Algorithms
14 46 (25.70%) Riak
15 45 (25.14%) Spring
16 44 (24.58%) Software Engineering
17 43 (24.02%) TDD
17 43 (24.02%) .NET
18 42 (23.46%) Redis
18 42 (23.46%) Go
19 40 (22.35%) Apache Cassandra
20 38 (21.23%) C++
21 37 (20.67%) NoSQL
21 37 (20.67%) Elasticsearch
22 34 (18.99%) Akka
22 34 (18.99%) Middleware
23 33 (18.44%) Relational Database
23 33 (18.44%) Docker
24 32 (17.88%) REST
24 32 (17.88%) Finance

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 37 (20.67%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (15.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 28 (15.64%) Apache Spark
2 28 (15.64%) Apache Solr
3 6 (3.35%) Node.js
4 3 (1.68%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.68%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) JBoss
5 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) Zope
5 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.56%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.26%) OpenShift
2 10 (5.59%) SaaS
3 9 (5.03%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.35%) Google App Engine
4 6 (3.35%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.68%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.68%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.68%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.68%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (15.08%) TCP/IP
2 19 (10.61%) Internet
3 13 (7.26%) AMQP
3 13 (7.26%) HTTP
4 9 (5.03%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (3.35%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.56%) ICMP
6 1 (0.56%) VoIP
6 1 (0.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (25.70%) Riak
2 42 (23.46%) Redis
3 40 (22.35%) Apache Cassandra
4 37 (20.67%) NoSQL
5 33 (18.44%) Relational Database
6 30 (16.76%) Hadoop
7 12 (6.70%) MySQL
8 10 (5.59%) CouchDB
9 8 (4.47%) Big Data
10 7 (3.91%) Couchbase
11 5 (2.79%) MongoDB
12 4 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.68%) Voldemort
13 3 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.68%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (1.68%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.68%) BigQuery
14 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (9.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.59%) JUnit
3 9 (5.03%) Jenkins
4 6 (3.35%) Mercurial
5 5 (2.79%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.79%) Subversion
5 5 (2.79%) Selenium
5 5 (2.79%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.23%) TestNG
7 3 (1.68%) Ant
7 3 (1.68%) Hudson
7 3 (1.68%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.12%) PostSharp
9 1 (0.56%) RSpec
9 1 (0.56%) PyUnit
9 1 (0.56%) Mockito
9 1 (0.56%) JIRA
9 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
General
1 32 (17.88%) Finance
2 12 (6.70%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.70%) Games
3 7 (3.91%) Banking
4 3 (1.68%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (62.57%) Developer
2 34 (18.99%) Software Engineer
3 24 (13.41%) Java Developer
4 23 (12.85%) Senior Developer
5 22 (12.29%) C# Developer
6 21 (11.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.38%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (7.26%) Lead Developer
9 12 (6.70%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (5.59%) Programmer
11 8 (4.47%) Test Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.91%) Python Developer
13 6 (3.35%) Server Engineer
13 6 (3.35%) Team Leader
13 6 (3.35%) Middleware Developer
13 6 (3.35%) Scala Developer
13 6 (3.35%) AWS Developer
14 4 (2.23%) Java Engineer
14 4 (2.23%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.14%) Spring
2 43 (24.02%) .NET
3 34 (18.99%) Middleware
3 34 (18.99%) Akka
4 32 (17.88%) REST
5 28 (15.64%) Kafka
5 28 (15.64%) Grails
6 21 (11.73%) RabbitMQ
7 17 (9.50%) JMS
8 15 (8.38%) JSON
9 13 (7.26%) Spring Security
9 13 (7.26%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (7.26%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.26%) Spring Batch
9 13 (7.26%) Spring Integration
9 13 (7.26%) Spring Boot
9 13 (7.26%) Spring XD
10 11 (6.15%) XML
11 9 (5.03%) HTML
12 8 (4.47%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 52 (29.05%) Computer Science
2 47 (26.26%) Algorithms
3 28 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (13.41%) Mathematics
5 16 (8.94%) Data Structures
6 12 (6.70%) Hedge funds
7 9 (5.03%) Physics
8 8 (4.47%) Grid Computing
9 7 (3.91%) Digital Media
10 6 (3.35%) Smart Meter
11 5 (2.79%) Online Games
11 5 (2.79%) User Experience
12 3 (1.68%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.68%) Social Gaming
13 2 (1.12%) Blog
14 1 (0.56%) Social Network
14 1 (0.56%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.56%) NHS
14 1 (0.56%) Performance Metrics
14 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 72 (40.22%) Linux
2 20 (11.17%) UNIX
3 9 (5.03%) Android
3 9 (5.03%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.35%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.68%) Windows
6 2 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (61.45%) Functional Programming
2 70 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (24.58%) Software Engineering
4 43 (24.02%) TDD
5 28 (15.64%) Software Architecture
6 26 (14.53%) OO
6 26 (14.53%) Low Latency
7 25 (13.97%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (12.85%) Multithreading
9 21 (11.73%) BDD
9 21 (11.73%) E-Commerce
10 20 (11.17%) OOD
10 20 (11.17%) SOA
10 20 (11.17%) OOP
11 15 (8.38%) Open Source
12 13 (7.26%) Investment Management
12 13 (7.26%) DevOps
13 12 (6.70%) Analytics
13 12 (6.70%) SDLC
14 9 (5.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 122 (68.16%) Scala
2 101 (56.42%) Java
3 85 (47.49%) Haskell
4 69 (38.55%) Clojure
5 59 (32.96%) Python
6 57 (31.84%) C#
7 54 (30.17%) F#
8 48 (26.82%) Ruby
9 42 (23.46%) Go
10 38 (21.23%) C++
11 30 (16.76%) SQL
12 28 (15.64%) Groovy
13 26 (14.53%) OCaml
14 15 (8.38%) Lisp
15 12 (6.70%) C
16 11 (6.15%) JavaScript
17 10 (5.59%) PHP
18 7 (3.91%) Perl
19 4 (2.23%) Bash Shell
20 3 (1.68%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 14 (7.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 33 (18.44%) Docker
2 6 (3.35%) Snort
3 3 (1.68%) Xen
3 3 (1.68%) LXC
Systems Management
1 29 (16.20%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (15.64%) Puppet
3 13 (7.26%) Mesos
4 8 (4.47%) MOM
5 5 (2.79%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.12%) Graphite
6 2 (1.12%) Nagios
7 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 12 (6.70%) Google
1 12 (6.70%) Facebook
2 6 (3.35%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.79%) Zend
4 3 (1.68%) Twitter
4 3 (1.68%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.56%) VocaLink
5 1 (0.56%) ATG
5 1 (0.56%) Fujitsu
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