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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 810 775 733
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -42
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 81 114 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 60 94 136
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

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
56963 56968 62310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 50.61% 53.06% 53.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47778 49109 54496
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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -61 71 £63,750 +27.50% 8
London -55 45 £65,000 +23.80% 6
Staffordshire - 15 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands - 15 £55,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £55,000 - 2
Wales - 9 £38,000 -
South Wales - 8 £38,000 -
Cardiff - 8 £38,000 -
East of England -7 7 £67,500 +35.00%
Hertfordshire -14 6 £67,500 -
Rickmansworth - 4 £66,250 -
City of London +7 3 £60,000 -7.69% 4
Bristol -3 2 £40,000 -15.78%
South West -16 2 £40,000 -15.78%
South East +3 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Cambridgeshire -4 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridge -5 1 £52,500 +5.00%
Edinburgh - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
Brighton - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 123 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (38.26%) Scala
3 95 (35.98%) Java
4 89 (33.71%) Python
5 85 (32.20%) 4G
6 84 (31.82%) Telecoms
7 76 (28.79%) Network Architecture
8 74 (28.03%) Linux
9 70 (26.52%) F#
10 67 (25.38%) Software Engineering
11 58 (21.97%) SIGTRAN
11 58 (21.97%) JavaScript
11 58 (21.97%) SS7
12 57 (21.59%) C#
12 57 (21.59%) Functional Programming
13 53 (20.08%) Open Source
13 53 (20.08%) Ruby
13 53 (20.08%) OO
14 49 (18.56%) Algorithms
15 48 (18.18%) TCAP
15 48 (18.18%) INAP
16 41 (15.53%) TDD
16 41 (15.53%) Haskell
17 40 (15.15%) Clojure
18 37 (14.02%) Finance
19 36 (13.64%) Data Structures
20 35 (13.26%) C++
20 35 (13.26%) UNIX
21 32 (12.12%) Git (software)
22 30 (11.36%) Android

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (3.41%) Apache
1 9 (3.41%) Apache Solr
2 4 (1.52%) Apache Pig
3 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.76%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.76%) Gunicorn
3 2 (0.76%) Node.js
4 1 (0.38%) ejabberd
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.03%) SaaS
2 7 (2.65%) GitHub
3 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.76%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 85 (32.20%) 4G
2 58 (21.97%) SIGTRAN
2 58 (21.97%) SS7
3 48 (18.18%) TCAP
3 48 (18.18%) INAP
4 29 (10.98%) HTTP
5 13 (4.92%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.65%) Internet
7 6 (2.27%) AMQP
8 2 (0.76%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.76%) VoIP
9 1 (0.38%) Firewall
9 1 (0.38%) SMTP
9 1 (0.38%) SNMP
9 1 (0.38%) SMS
9 1 (0.38%) LDAP
9 1 (0.38%) IMAP
9 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (10.98%) NoSQL
2 28 (10.61%) Big Data
3 22 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 21 (7.95%) MySQL
4 21 (7.95%) Redis
5 20 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 16 (6.06%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (5.30%) Hadoop
8 12 (4.55%) Riak
9 9 (3.41%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.27%) HBase
11 4 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.52%) Data Mining
11 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.52%) Mahout
12 3 (1.14%) Couchbase
12 3 (1.14%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.14%) Hazelcast
12 3 (1.14%) Mnesia
Development Applications
1 32 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.79%) Jenkins
3 9 (3.41%) Maven
4 8 (3.03%) Mercurial
4 8 (3.03%) JUnit
5 4 (1.52%) Bazaar
5 4 (1.52%) Subversion
5 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.52%) Emacs
6 2 (0.76%) TestNG
6 2 (0.76%) JIRA
6 2 (0.76%) PostSharp
6 2 (0.76%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.38%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.38%) Mockito
7 1 (0.38%) RSpec
7 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
General
1 84 (31.82%) Telecoms
2 37 (14.02%) Finance
3 20 (7.58%) Games
3 20 (7.58%) Retail
4 19 (7.20%) Publishing
5 3 (1.14%) Marketing
6 2 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 142 (53.79%) Developer
2 56 (21.21%) Designer
3 39 (14.77%) Senior Developer
4 38 (14.39%) Software Developer
5 32 (12.12%) Software Engineer
6 13 (4.92%) Java Developer
7 11 (4.17%) Programmer
7 11 (4.17%) Python Developer
8 10 (3.79%) Test Engineer
8 10 (3.79%) Senior Test Engineer
9 7 (2.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (2.65%) Architect
10 6 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (2.27%) Lead Developer
10 6 (2.27%) Web Developer
10 6 (2.27%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (2.27%) Scala Developer
11 5 (1.89%) Team Leader
11 5 (1.89%) C# Developer
11 5 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.47%) jQuery
2 23 (8.71%) XML
3 21 (7.95%) Django
4 19 (7.20%) Spring
5 18 (6.82%) RESTful
6 16 (6.06%) .NET
7 14 (5.30%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (4.92%) Web Services
8 13 (4.92%) JSON
9 12 (4.55%) Middleware
10 10 (3.79%) SOAP
11 9 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (3.41%) Sass
11 9 (3.41%) LESS
11 9 (3.41%) Twisted
11 9 (3.41%) Java SE
11 9 (3.41%) Apache CXF
12 7 (2.65%) HTML
12 7 (2.65%) Java EE
13 5 (1.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 53 (20.08%) Open Source
2 49 (18.56%) Algorithms
3 36 (13.64%) Data Structures
4 26 (9.85%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.82%) Mathematics
6 15 (5.68%) Blog
7 9 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.89%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.52%) Smart Meter
9 4 (1.52%) iPhone
9 4 (1.52%) Statistics
9 4 (1.52%) Physics
9 4 (1.52%) Online Games
9 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
10 3 (1.14%) iPad
11 2 (0.76%) Social Gaming
11 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.76%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.03%) Linux
2 35 (13.26%) UNIX
3 30 (11.36%) Android
4 27 (10.23%) Apple iOS
5 24 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 18 (6.82%) Windows
7 10 (3.79%) Solaris
8 6 (2.27%) Debian
9 4 (1.52%) CentOS
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.38%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (28.79%) Network Architecture
3 67 (25.38%) Software Engineering
4 57 (21.59%) Functional Programming
5 53 (20.08%) OO
6 41 (15.53%) TDD
7 21 (7.95%) E-Commerce
8 19 (7.20%) Low Latency
9 16 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.06%) DevOps
10 14 (5.30%) Pair Programming
11 12 (4.55%) Multithreading
11 12 (4.55%) Analytics
11 12 (4.55%) User Stories
12 11 (4.17%) BDD
13 10 (3.79%) Data Analysis
13 10 (3.79%) OOP
14 9 (3.41%) Scrum
15 8 (3.03%) Web Development
15 8 (3.03%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (38.26%) Scala
2 95 (35.98%) Java
3 89 (33.71%) Python
4 70 (26.52%) F#
5 58 (21.97%) JavaScript
6 57 (21.59%) C#
7 53 (20.08%) Ruby
8 41 (15.53%) Haskell
9 40 (15.15%) Clojure
10 35 (13.26%) C++
11 23 (8.71%) SQL
12 20 (7.58%) Perl
13 14 (5.30%) PHP
14 9 (3.41%) OCaml
15 8 (3.03%) C
16 6 (2.27%) Bash Shell
16 6 (2.27%) Golang
17 5 (1.89%) R
17 5 (1.89%) Objective-C
17 5 (1.89%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 28 (10.61%) Degree
2 8 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.03%) QA
2 4 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Xen
2 2 (0.76%) Snort
3 1 (0.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (5.68%) Puppet
2 4 (1.52%) Nagios
2 4 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Mesos
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
3 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (6.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.03%) Oracle
3 4 (1.52%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.14%) Intel
4 3 (1.14%) Google
5 2 (0.76%) BEA
5 2 (0.76%) Apple
5 2 (0.76%) Facebook
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco
6 1 (0.38%) HP
London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum healthcare, pension, flexible benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + Bens + Bonus + FE Car
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus +Bens
Posted: 14 days ago