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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 832 776 765
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -11
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 72 95 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.087% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55 80 105
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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
59934 57231 62888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 52.66% 53.67%
Number of salaries quoted 50259 49201 55232
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 25 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 22 August 2014. 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 -41 66 £57,500 +4.54% 12
London -39 41 £65,000 +8.33% 7
Staffordshire +5 13 £55,000 -31.25% 2
West Midlands +4 13 £55,000 -13.72% 2
City of London -1 11 £70,000 +19.14% 3
Stoke-on-Trent +13 10 £55,000 -31.25% 2
East of England -3 6 £67,500 +50.00%
Wales - 6 £37,500 -
South Wales - 5 £37,500 -
Cardiff - 5 £37,500 -
Hertfordshire -8 4 £67,500 +50.00%
South West - 3 £37,500 - 2
Cambridge -3 2 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire -5 2 £50,000 -
South East -21 2 £41,250 -17.50%
Rickmansworth - 2 £68,750 -
Bristol - 2 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -4 1 £50,000 +122.22%
North West -20 1 £50,000 +122.22%
Somerset - 1 £35,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Havant - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £35,000 -
Brighton - 1 £42,500 -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 133 (40.67%) 4G
2 125 (38.23%) Telecoms
3 111 (33.94%) Network Architecture
4 110 (33.64%) Python
5 109 (33.33%) Scala
6 100 (30.58%) Java
7 95 (29.05%) SS7
7 95 (29.05%) SIGTRAN
8 83 (25.38%) Linux
9 78 (23.85%) F#
10 73 (22.32%) INAP
11 72 (22.02%) JavaScript
11 72 (22.02%) Software Engineering
12 71 (21.71%) TCAP
13 69 (21.10%) C#
14 68 (20.80%) OO
15 66 (20.18%) Functional Programming
16 63 (19.27%) Ruby
17 50 (15.29%) Open Source
18 49 (14.98%) Finance
19 44 (13.46%) Clojure
20 43 (13.15%) TDD
21 41 (12.54%) C++
22 37 (11.31%) UNIX
22 37 (11.31%) Haskell
23 36 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
24 35 (10.70%) Android
25 31 (9.48%) Mathematics
25 31 (9.48%) Degree
25 31 (9.48%) HTTP

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (3.06%) Apache Solr
2 9 (2.75%) Apache
3 5 (1.53%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.22%) Node.js
4 4 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.61%) Gunicorn
5 2 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.31%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (0.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.14%) SaaS
2 5 (1.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.61%) GitHub
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
5 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 133 (40.67%) 4G
2 95 (29.05%) SS7
2 95 (29.05%) SIGTRAN
3 73 (22.32%) INAP
4 71 (21.71%) TCAP
5 31 (9.48%) HTTP
6 12 (3.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.83%) Internet
8 5 (1.53%) AMQP
9 3 (0.92%) LDAP
9 3 (0.92%) IMAP
10 2 (0.61%) SMPP
10 2 (0.61%) SMTP
11 1 (0.31%) GPRS
11 1 (0.31%) GSM
11 1 (0.31%) UMTS
11 1 (0.31%) WCDMA
11 1 (0.31%) Firewall
11 1 (0.31%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.31%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.87%) NoSQL
2 28 (8.56%) Big Data
3 26 (7.95%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.03%) MySQL
5 22 (6.73%) Relational Database
6 20 (6.12%) Redis
7 15 (4.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 13 (3.98%) Hadoop
9 11 (3.36%) Riak
10 10 (3.06%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.22%) Mahout
13 4 (1.22%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.92%) Neo4j
14 3 (0.92%) Hazelcast
14 3 (0.92%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.92%) HBase
14 3 (0.92%) Mnesia
15 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (8.56%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.06%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.75%) Maven
4 8 (2.45%) JUnit
5 7 (2.14%) Emacs
6 4 (1.22%) RSpec
6 4 (1.22%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.22%) Subversion
6 4 (1.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.61%) Jasmine
7 2 (0.61%) PostSharp
7 2 (0.61%) Hudson
7 2 (0.61%) TestNG
7 2 (0.61%) JIRA
8 1 (0.31%) Mockito
8 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 125 (38.23%) Telecoms
2 49 (14.98%) Finance
3 26 (7.95%) Publishing
4 24 (7.34%) Retail
5 21 (6.42%) Games
6 3 (0.92%) Marketing
7 2 (0.61%) Banking
7 2 (0.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.31%) Front Office
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 188 (57.49%) Developer
2 79 (24.16%) Designer
3 51 (15.60%) Senior Developer
4 49 (14.98%) Software Developer
5 38 (11.62%) Software Engineer
6 23 (7.03%) Senior Test Engineer
6 23 (7.03%) Test Engineer
7 20 (6.12%) Python Developer
8 13 (3.98%) Java Developer
9 12 (3.67%) Programmer
10 7 (2.14%) C# Developer
11 6 (1.83%) Scala Developer
11 6 (1.83%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (1.83%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (1.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (1.83%) Architect
11 6 (1.83%) Lead Developer
12 5 (1.53%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (1.53%) Senior Software Engineer
12 5 (1.53%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.56%) jQuery
2 23 (7.03%) XML
3 20 (6.12%) Spring
4 18 (5.50%) Django
5 17 (5.20%) RESTful
6 16 (4.89%) .NET
7 15 (4.59%) Web Services
7 15 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
8 14 (4.28%) JSON
9 13 (3.98%) SciPy
9 13 (3.98%) NumPy
9 13 (3.98%) Pandas
10 12 (3.67%) SOAP
11 11 (3.36%) Middleware
12 10 (3.06%) HTML
13 9 (2.75%) Apache CXF
13 9 (2.75%) Java SE
13 9 (2.75%) Sass
13 9 (2.75%) LESS
13 9 (2.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 50 (15.29%) Open Source
2 31 (9.48%) Mathematics
3 22 (6.73%) Computer Science
4 13 (3.98%) Blog
4 13 (3.98%) Physics
5 12 (3.67%) Statistics
6 5 (1.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.22%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.22%) iPad
7 4 (1.22%) Online Games
7 4 (1.22%) Grid Computing
8 3 (0.92%) iPhone
8 3 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.61%) Social Gaming
9 2 (0.61%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.61%) Social Network
10 1 (0.31%) Replication
10 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.31%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 83 (25.38%) Linux
2 37 (11.31%) UNIX
3 35 (10.70%) Android
4 30 (9.17%) Apple iOS
5 24 (7.34%) Solaris
6 20 (6.12%) Ubuntu
7 17 (5.20%) Windows
8 2 (0.61%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.61%) Debian
9 1 (0.31%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (33.94%) Network Architecture
2 72 (22.02%) Software Engineering
3 68 (20.80%) OO
4 66 (20.18%) Functional Programming
5 43 (13.15%) TDD
6 36 (11.01%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (5.50%) E-Commerce
7 18 (5.50%) Data Analysis
8 17 (5.20%) Low Latency
9 15 (4.59%) Pair Programming
10 14 (4.28%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (3.98%) OOP
11 13 (3.98%) User Stories
12 12 (3.67%) BDD
13 11 (3.36%) Multithreading
13 11 (3.36%) Analytics
14 10 (3.06%) Machine Learning
14 10 (3.06%) Android Development
14 10 (3.06%) Scrum
15 9 (2.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (33.64%) Python
2 109 (33.33%) Scala
3 100 (30.58%) Java
4 78 (23.85%) F#
5 72 (22.02%) JavaScript
6 69 (21.10%) C#
7 63 (19.27%) Ruby
8 44 (13.46%) Clojure
9 41 (12.54%) C++
10 37 (11.31%) Haskell
11 24 (7.34%) Perl
12 19 (5.81%) SQL
13 14 (4.28%) R
13 14 (4.28%) MATLAB
13 14 (4.28%) PHP
14 7 (2.14%) OCaml
14 7 (2.14%) Golang
15 6 (1.83%) C
16 5 (1.53%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (9.48%) Degree
2 17 (5.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.36%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.31%) Snort
1 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (4.28%) Puppet
2 3 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.61%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (5.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.45%) Oracle
3 4 (1.22%) Google
4 3 (0.92%) Intel
4 3 (0.92%) Apple
5 2 (0.61%) Facebook
5 2 (0.61%) BEA
6 1 (0.31%) Cisco
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum exceptional bonus scheme, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £0.00 per annum + excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bens - pens, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: Excellent + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
LShift
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Real Staffing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To circa £40k + VG benefits
Posted: 22 days ago