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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 821 774 739
Rank change year-on-year
-47 -35
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 81 102 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.096% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.18% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 86 134
Average salary £65,000 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%

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
58102 56474 62168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.75% 52.93% 53.65%
Number of salaries quoted 48669 48759 54500
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 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 21 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 19 September 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 -46 72 £65,000 +30.00% 8
London -67 47 £65,000 +23.80% 5
Staffordshire - 15 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands - 15 £55,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £55,000 - 2
Wales - 8 £37,500 - 1
East of England -24 7 £67,500 +35.00%
South Wales - 7 £37,500 - 1
Cardiff - 7 £37,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -6 6 £67,500 +50.00%
City of London +6 4 £71,250 +21.27% 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £66,250 -
Bristol -5 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
South West -28 2 £40,000 -15.78% 1
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridge -11 1 £52,500 +5.00%
South East -15 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Brighton - 1 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 151 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (41.64%) 4G
3 122 (38.49%) Telecoms
4 111 (35.02%) Network Architecture
5 107 (33.75%) Scala
6 95 (29.97%) SIGTRAN
6 95 (29.97%) SS7
6 95 (29.97%) Java
7 93 (29.34%) Python
8 87 (27.44%) Linux
9 76 (23.97%) F#
10 73 (23.03%) INAP
11 72 (22.71%) Software Engineering
12 71 (22.40%) TCAP
13 65 (20.50%) C#
14 62 (19.56%) JavaScript
15 59 (18.61%) Ruby
16 58 (18.30%) OO
16 58 (18.30%) Functional Programming
17 51 (16.09%) Open Source
18 42 (13.25%) TDD
19 41 (12.93%) Haskell
19 41 (12.93%) Clojure
20 40 (12.62%) Finance
21 37 (11.67%) C++
21 37 (11.67%) UNIX
22 32 (10.09%) HTTP
22 32 (10.09%) Android
23 30 (9.46%) Apple iOS
24 29 (9.15%) Git (software)

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (2.84%) Apache
1 9 (2.84%) Apache Solr
2 5 (1.58%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.26%) Node.js
4 3 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.63%) Gunicorn
5 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.52%) SaaS
2 5 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.95%) GitHub
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.63%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (41.64%) 4G
2 95 (29.97%) SIGTRAN
2 95 (29.97%) SS7
3 73 (23.03%) INAP
4 71 (22.40%) TCAP
5 32 (10.09%) HTTP
6 15 (4.73%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.21%) Internet
8 6 (1.89%) AMQP
9 3 (0.95%) IMAP
9 3 (0.95%) SMTP
9 3 (0.95%) LDAP
10 2 (0.63%) SMPP
10 2 (0.63%) tcpdump
11 1 (0.32%) Firewall
11 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.32%) SMS
11 1 (0.32%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.15%) NoSQL
2 28 (8.83%) Big Data
3 24 (7.57%) MongoDB
4 23 (7.26%) MySQL
5 21 (6.62%) Redis
5 21 (6.62%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.73%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.10%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.15%) Riak
8 10 (3.15%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.26%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.26%) Mahout
10 4 (1.26%) HBase
11 3 (0.95%) Neo4j
11 3 (0.95%) SQL Server
11 3 (0.95%) Couchbase
11 3 (0.95%) Hazelcast
11 3 (0.95%) Mnesia
Development Applications
1 29 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.84%) Maven
2 9 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 8 (2.52%) JUnit
4 5 (1.58%) Emacs
5 4 (1.26%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.26%) Subversion
5 4 (1.26%) Bazaar
5 4 (1.26%) Mercurial
6 2 (0.63%) RSpec
6 2 (0.63%) JIRA
6 2 (0.63%) TestNG
6 2 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.63%) PostSharp
7 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.32%) Mockito
General
1 122 (38.49%) Telecoms
2 40 (12.62%) Finance
3 23 (7.26%) Publishing
3 23 (7.26%) Retail
4 20 (6.31%) Games
5 3 (0.95%) Marketing
6 2 (0.63%) Advertising
7 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (50.47%) Developer
2 79 (24.92%) Designer
3 51 (16.09%) Senior Developer
4 42 (13.25%) Software Developer
5 36 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 22 (6.94%) Test Engineer
6 22 (6.94%) Senior Test Engineer
7 13 (4.10%) Java Developer
8 11 (3.47%) Programmer
8 11 (3.47%) Python Developer
9 7 (2.21%) Architect
9 7 (2.21%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (1.89%) Lead Developer
10 6 (1.89%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (1.89%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (1.89%) Scala Developer
10 6 (1.89%) C# Developer
11 5 (1.58%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (1.58%) Team Leader
11 5 (1.58%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.52%) jQuery
2 23 (7.26%) XML
3 19 (5.99%) Spring
4 17 (5.36%) RESTful
4 17 (5.36%) Django
4 17 (5.36%) .NET
5 15 (4.73%) Web Services
6 14 (4.42%) JSON
6 14 (4.42%) RabbitMQ
7 12 (3.79%) Middleware
7 12 (3.79%) SOAP
8 9 (2.84%) Java SE
8 9 (2.84%) Apache CXF
8 9 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (2.84%) Sass
8 9 (2.84%) LESS
9 8 (2.52%) HTML
10 7 (2.21%) Java EE
11 6 (1.89%) CSS
12 5 (1.58%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (16.09%) Open Source
2 21 (6.62%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.31%) Mathematics
4 16 (5.05%) Blog
5 11 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.58%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.26%) Physics
7 4 (1.26%) Online Games
7 4 (1.26%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.26%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.26%) iPad
7 4 (1.26%) Statistics
8 3 (0.95%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (0.95%) iPhone
9 2 (0.63%) Social Network
9 2 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.63%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (0.63%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.63%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 87 (27.44%) Linux
2 37 (11.67%) UNIX
3 32 (10.09%) Android
4 30 (9.46%) Apple iOS
5 24 (7.57%) Ubuntu
5 24 (7.57%) Solaris
6 19 (5.99%) Windows
7 6 (1.89%) Debian
8 4 (1.26%) CentOS
9 2 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.32%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (35.02%) Network Architecture
3 72 (22.71%) Software Engineering
4 58 (18.30%) OO
4 58 (18.30%) Functional Programming
5 42 (13.25%) TDD
6 19 (5.99%) E-Commerce
6 19 (5.99%) Low Latency
7 15 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (4.42%) Pair Programming
9 12 (3.79%) Multithreading
9 12 (3.79%) Analytics
9 12 (3.79%) User Stories
10 11 (3.47%) BDD
11 10 (3.15%) DevOps
11 10 (3.15%) Data Analysis
12 9 (2.84%) Scrum
12 9 (2.84%) Web Development
12 9 (2.84%) OOP
13 8 (2.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 107 (33.75%) Scala
2 95 (29.97%) Java
3 93 (29.34%) Python
4 76 (23.97%) F#
5 65 (20.50%) C#
6 62 (19.56%) JavaScript
7 59 (18.61%) Ruby
8 41 (12.93%) Haskell
8 41 (12.93%) Clojure
9 37 (11.67%) C++
10 22 (6.94%) Perl
11 20 (6.31%) SQL
12 15 (4.73%) PHP
13 10 (3.15%) OCaml
14 8 (2.52%) C
15 7 (2.21%) Golang
16 6 (1.89%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.89%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.58%) MATLAB
17 5 (1.58%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (8.52%) Degree
2 8 (2.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.15%) QA
2 4 (1.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.26%) Xen
2 2 (0.63%) Snort
3 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (4.73%) Puppet
2 4 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.26%) Nagios
3 1 (0.32%) SCCM
3 1 (0.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.32%) OpenView
Vendors
1 18 (5.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (2.84%) Oracle
3 4 (1.26%) Red Hat
4 3 (0.95%) Apple
4 3 (0.95%) Google
4 3 (0.95%) Intel
5 2 (0.63%) BEA
5 2 (0.63%) Facebook
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco
6 1 (0.32%) HP
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