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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 807 648 792
Rank change year-on-year
-159 +144
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 89 290 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.24% 0.097%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.46% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 78 137 99
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -20.00%

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
56374 62677 59817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 51.16% 52.54% 53.41%
Number of salaries quoted 47885 53039 51465
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 May 2015 within the UK.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 24 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 May 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 -163 85 £65,000 +13.04% 13
London -83 57 £70,000 +21.73% 6
West Midlands -1 14 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Staffordshire +13 13 £61,250 +44.11%
Cardiff - 4 £45,000 -
Wales - 4 £45,000 -
South Wales - 4 £45,000 -
North West +5 3 - - 1
South West -42 3 £47,500 +46.15% 2
East of England -46 3 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Manchester - 3 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +8 2 £60,000 +41.17%
Somerset +8 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
Bath +7 2 £47,500 +46.15% 1
City of London +6 2 £68,750 +7.84% 2
Hertfordshire -65 2 £59,000 +21.02%
Rickmansworth - 2 £59,000 -
South East +5 1 - - 1
Bristol -32 1 £100,000 - 1
Cambridge - 1 £36,000 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £36,000 - 1

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 100 (60.61%) Scala
2 90 (54.55%) Functional Programming
3 83 (50.30%) Linux
4 82 (49.70%) Haskell
5 80 (48.48%) Java
6 64 (38.79%) F#
7 62 (37.58%) Clojure
8 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
9 44 (26.67%) C#
10 43 (26.06%) E-Commerce
10 43 (26.06%) Middleware
11 41 (24.85%) .NET
12 39 (23.64%) SQL
13 37 (22.42%) NoSQL
14 36 (21.82%) Software Engineering
15 34 (20.61%) Finance
16 33 (20.00%) Spring
16 33 (20.00%) Computer Science
16 33 (20.00%) Algorithms
17 32 (19.39%) Open Source
17 32 (19.39%) Python
18 31 (18.79%) Ruby
18 31 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
19 30 (18.18%) Go
19 30 (18.18%) OO
19 30 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (17.58%) TDD
21 26 (15.76%) Low Latency
22 23 (13.94%) OCaml
22 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (12.73%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (9.70%) Node.js
3 14 (8.48%) Apache Solr
3 14 (8.48%) Cloud Foundry
3 14 (8.48%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.82%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.61%) Zope
6 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) Tornado
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.42%) OpenShift
1 4 (2.42%) SaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.21%) IaaS
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.61%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.61%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.61%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 23 (13.94%) TCP/IP
2 14 (8.48%) Internet
3 10 (6.06%) HTTP
4 4 (2.42%) AMQP
5 3 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.21%) MPLS
6 2 (1.21%) OSPF
6 2 (1.21%) BGP
6 2 (1.21%) RTP
6 2 (1.21%) SS7
6 2 (1.21%) CTI
6 2 (1.21%) Firewall
6 2 (1.21%) VLAN
6 2 (1.21%) Cisco ICM
6 2 (1.21%) tcpdump
6 2 (1.21%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.61%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.42%) NoSQL
2 31 (18.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (12.73%) Riak
4 19 (11.52%) Relational Database
5 18 (10.91%) MySQL
6 17 (10.30%) Redis
6 17 (10.30%) Hadoop
7 12 (7.27%) Big Data
8 7 (4.24%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.42%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.82%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.61%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.61%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.61%) Hazelcast
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.61%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 12 (7.27%) Git (software)
1 12 (7.27%) JUnit
2 6 (3.64%) Mercurial
3 4 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.61%) JIRA
5 1 (0.61%) Selenium
5 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.61%) PyUnit
5 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.61%) Mockito
5 1 (0.61%) Hudson
5 1 (0.61%) Maven
General
1 34 (20.61%) Finance
2 11 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.06%) Games
4 9 (5.45%) Banking
5 5 (3.03%) Electronics
6 4 (2.42%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.42%) Retail
7 3 (1.82%) Marketing
8 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (69.70%) Developer
2 26 (15.76%) Software Engineer
3 21 (12.73%) Middleware Developer
4 19 (11.52%) Java Developer
5 18 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (10.91%) C# Developer
6 8 (4.85%) Python Developer
7 6 (3.64%) Architect
7 6 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 6 (3.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (3.64%) Scala Developer
8 5 (3.03%) Systems Developer
9 4 (2.42%) Programmer
9 4 (2.42%) Team Leader
9 4 (2.42%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Middleware Engineer
10 3 (1.82%) Lead Java Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Lead Developer
10 3 (1.82%) Software Architect
11 2 (1.21%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (26.06%) Middleware
2 41 (24.85%) .NET
3 33 (20.00%) Spring
4 20 (12.12%) JSON
4 20 (12.12%) Akka
5 18 (10.91%) XML
6 16 (9.70%) AngularJS
7 15 (9.09%) REST
8 14 (8.48%) Grails
8 14 (8.48%) Kafka
9 10 (6.06%) XMPP
10 9 (5.45%) Twisted
10 9 (5.45%) HTML
11 8 (4.85%) HTML5
12 7 (4.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (4.24%) J2EE
13 6 (3.64%) Play Framework
14 5 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (2.42%) Spring Boot
15 4 (2.42%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 33 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 32 (19.39%) Open Source
3 30 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (11.52%) Mathematics
5 14 (8.48%) Grid Computing
6 8 (4.85%) Hedge funds
6 8 (4.85%) Smart Meter
7 7 (4.24%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.42%) Derivative
8 4 (2.42%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.42%) Online Games
8 4 (2.42%) Statistical Arbitrage
9 3 (1.82%) Blog
9 3 (1.82%) Physics
9 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.21%) DTV
10 2 (1.21%) IVR
10 2 (1.21%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 83 (50.30%) Linux
2 23 (13.94%) UNIX
3 10 (6.06%) Windows
4 8 (4.85%) Ubuntu
5 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 5 (3.03%) Android
5 5 (3.03%) Solaris
6 4 (2.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (54.55%) Functional Programming
2 59 (35.76%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (26.06%) E-Commerce
4 36 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 30 (18.18%) OO
6 29 (17.58%) TDD
7 26 (15.76%) Low Latency
8 23 (13.94%) Concurrent Programming
9 22 (13.33%) Multithreading
10 20 (12.12%) SOA
11 17 (10.30%) OOP
11 17 (10.30%) OOD
12 14 (8.48%) Investment Management
12 14 (8.48%) Software Architecture
13 13 (7.88%) BDD
14 11 (6.67%) DevOps
15 9 (5.45%) Complex Event Processing
15 9 (5.45%) Web Development
16 7 (4.24%) Algorithmic Trading
16 7 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 100 (60.61%) Scala
2 82 (49.70%) Haskell
3 80 (48.48%) Java
4 64 (38.79%) F#
5 62 (37.58%) Clojure
6 44 (26.67%) C#
7 39 (23.64%) SQL
8 32 (19.39%) Python
9 31 (18.79%) Ruby
10 30 (18.18%) Go
11 23 (13.94%) OCaml
11 23 (13.94%) C++
12 19 (11.52%) PHP
13 14 (8.48%) Groovy
14 10 (6.06%) Lisp
15 9 (5.45%) C
16 8 (4.85%) JavaScript
17 4 (2.42%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.82%) Shell Script
18 3 (1.82%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (7.88%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.61%) QA
1 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.48%) Docker
2 2 (1.21%) Snort
2 2 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) HAProxy
2 14 (8.48%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (8.48%) Puppet
3 10 (6.06%) MOM
4 4 (2.42%) Mesos
Vendors
1 15 (9.09%) Zend
2 10 (6.06%) Facebook
3 9 (5.45%) Google
4 8 (4.85%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.03%) Oracle
6 3 (1.82%) Twitter
7 2 (1.21%) SAP
7 2 (1.21%) Cisco
7 2 (1.21%) VMware
8 1 (0.61%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.61%) VocaLink
8 1 (0.61%) ATG
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