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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 799 822 795
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 92 74 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.064% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 84 53 75
Average salary £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £43,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £74,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +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
55830 58935 56454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.26% 50.97% 52.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47821 49445 48617
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 17 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 3 September 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 +32 77 £60,000 +4.34% 14
London +11 40 £60,000 -4.00% 10
South West +11 23 £47,500 +26.66%
Bath +24 15 £47,500 +35.71%
Somerset +16 15 £47,500 +35.71%
Wales +4 15 £57,500 +58.62% 2
Cardiff -3 15 £57,500 +58.62% 2
South Wales -5 15 £57,500 +58.62% 2
West Midlands +6 11 £80,000 +45.45% 4
Staffordshire +1 11 £80,000 +45.45%
City of London +31 9 £52,500 -26.31% 3
Bristol -6 8 £60,000 +50.00%
Stoke-on-Trent -3 4 £80,000 +45.45%
East of England +6 1 - -
Hertfordshire -6 1 - -
Rickmansworth -22 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 120 (71.86%) Functional Programming
2 111 (66.47%) Scala
3 84 (50.30%) Haskell
4 80 (47.90%) Java
5 65 (38.92%) Clojure
6 63 (37.72%) Python
7 62 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
8 58 (34.73%) Linux
9 56 (33.53%) C#
10 51 (30.54%) Computer Science
10 51 (30.54%) Algorithms
11 50 (29.94%) Riak
12 49 (29.34%) Redis
13 47 (28.14%) F#
14 44 (26.35%) Software Engineering
15 43 (25.75%) .NET
16 41 (24.55%) Apache Cassandra
17 39 (23.35%) C++
18 36 (21.56%) Go
19 35 (20.96%) TDD
20 33 (19.76%) Ruby
20 33 (19.76%) Elasticsearch
21 32 (19.16%) Finance
22 31 (18.56%) TCP/IP
22 31 (18.56%) Spring
23 30 (17.96%) NoSQL
23 30 (17.96%) Docker
24 29 (17.37%) REST
25 27 (16.17%) Akka
25 27 (16.17%) Relational Database

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (19.76%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (14.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 24 (14.37%) Apache Spark
2 24 (14.37%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.40%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.80%) CMS
4 3 (1.80%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.20%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.60%) Node.js
6 1 (0.60%) Zope
6 1 (0.60%) JBoss
6 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.60%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (5.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.78%) OpenShift
3 12 (7.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (6.59%) SaaS
5 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (3.59%) Google App Engine
7 5 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (18.56%) TCP/IP
2 20 (11.98%) Internet
3 17 (10.18%) HTTP
4 13 (7.78%) AMQP
5 10 (5.99%) tcpdump
6 9 (5.39%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.60%) ICMP
7 1 (0.60%) VoIP
7 1 (0.60%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.94%) Riak
2 49 (29.34%) Redis
3 41 (24.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 30 (17.96%) NoSQL
5 27 (16.17%) Hadoop
5 27 (16.17%) Relational Database
6 16 (9.58%) CouchDB
7 10 (5.99%) MySQL
8 8 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (4.79%) Neo4j
8 8 (4.79%) Big Data
9 7 (4.19%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.99%) Voldemort
11 3 (1.80%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.80%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (8.38%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.79%) Selenium
2 8 (4.79%) Cucumber
2 8 (4.79%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.19%) TeamCity
3 7 (4.19%) Subversion
4 6 (3.59%) JUnit
5 4 (2.40%) Ant
5 4 (2.40%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.40%) TestNG
6 3 (1.80%) Hudson
6 3 (1.80%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.80%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.20%) PostSharp
8 1 (0.60%) RSpec
8 1 (0.60%) PyUnit
8 1 (0.60%) Mockito
General
1 32 (19.16%) Finance
2 16 (9.58%) Games
3 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.19%) Banking
5 2 (1.20%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (59.88%) Developer
2 33 (19.76%) Software Engineer
3 27 (16.17%) C# Developer
4 26 (15.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.77%) Senior Developer
6 19 (11.38%) Java Developer
7 15 (8.98%) Lead Developer
7 15 (8.98%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (7.19%) Lead Java Developer
9 11 (6.59%) Team Leader
9 11 (6.59%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.39%) Programmer
11 8 (4.79%) Python Developer
12 7 (4.19%) .NET Team Leader
12 7 (4.19%) .NET Developer
13 6 (3.59%) Technical Leader
14 5 (2.99%) Server Engineer
14 5 (2.99%) AWS Developer
15 4 (2.40%) Java Engineer
15 4 (2.40%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (25.75%) .NET
2 31 (18.56%) Spring
3 29 (17.37%) REST
4 27 (16.17%) Akka
5 25 (14.97%) RabbitMQ
6 24 (14.37%) Grails
6 24 (14.37%) Kafka
7 23 (13.77%) Middleware
8 17 (10.18%) JMS
9 13 (7.78%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (7.78%) Spring Security
9 13 (7.78%) Spring Batch
9 13 (7.78%) Spring Integration
9 13 (7.78%) Spring Boot
9 13 (7.78%) Spring XD
10 12 (7.19%) JSON
10 12 (7.19%) Web Services
11 8 (4.79%) Twisted
11 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (30.54%) Computer Science
1 51 (30.54%) Algorithms
2 22 (13.17%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.18%) Mathematics
4 16 (9.58%) Data Structures
5 12 (7.19%) Hedge funds
6 8 (4.79%) Digital Media
6 8 (4.79%) User Experience
6 8 (4.79%) Physics
6 8 (4.79%) Grid Computing
7 6 (3.59%) Smart Meter
8 5 (2.99%) Online Games
9 4 (2.40%) Social Gaming
10 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.20%) Social Network
11 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
12 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.60%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 58 (34.73%) Linux
2 19 (11.38%) UNIX
3 11 (6.59%) Android
3 11 (6.59%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.59%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.20%) Solaris
6 1 (0.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (71.86%) Functional Programming
2 62 (37.13%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (26.35%) Software Engineering
4 35 (20.96%) TDD
5 26 (15.57%) OO
5 26 (15.57%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (14.37%) Software Architecture
7 21 (12.57%) OOD
7 21 (12.57%) OOP
8 19 (11.38%) Low Latency
9 18 (10.78%) Analytics
10 17 (10.18%) Multithreading
11 16 (9.58%) BDD
11 16 (9.58%) DevOps
12 14 (8.38%) SDLC
12 14 (8.38%) Investment Management
13 13 (7.78%) Open Source
14 12 (7.19%) SOA
15 11 (6.59%) Test Automation
16 10 (5.99%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (66.47%) Scala
2 84 (50.30%) Haskell
3 80 (47.90%) Java
4 65 (38.92%) Clojure
5 63 (37.72%) Python
6 56 (33.53%) C#
7 47 (28.14%) F#
8 39 (23.35%) C++
9 36 (21.56%) Go
10 33 (19.76%) Ruby
11 24 (14.37%) Groovy
11 24 (14.37%) OCaml
11 24 (14.37%) SQL
12 19 (11.38%) C
13 15 (8.98%) Lisp
14 8 (4.79%) JavaScript
15 6 (3.59%) Perl
15 6 (3.59%) Elixir
16 5 (2.99%) SystemTap
17 3 (1.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (5.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 30 (17.96%) Docker
2 10 (5.99%) Snort
3 4 (2.40%) Xen
3 4 (2.40%) LXC
Systems Management
1 26 (15.57%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (14.37%) Puppet
3 13 (7.78%) Mesos
4 5 (2.99%) MOM
5 2 (1.20%) Nagios
5 2 (1.20%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.20%) Graphite
Vendors
1 13 (7.78%) Google
2 10 (5.99%) Microsoft
3 3 (1.80%) Facebook
4 2 (1.20%) Oracle
5 1 (0.60%) ATG
5 1 (0.60%) VocaLink
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
UK
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Salary: £30k - 55k per year
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West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Intelletec
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Stock Options
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £140000 per annum + benefits
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West Midlands
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Salary: £30k - 55k per year
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year
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