The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 196 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 14 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.020% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.52% 0.041% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 10
Average salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £36,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+52.77% -20.00%
Erlang
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2697 2437 2428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.13% 48.88% 48.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2425 2102 2118
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Erlang across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Erlang
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Erlang across the West Midlands region.

Erlang Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Erlang
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Erlang across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Erlang Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Erlang
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
(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
Staffordshire +16 13 £61,250 +44.11%
Birmingham - 1 £55,000 -
Erlang
England

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 19 (95.00%) Linux
1 19 (95.00%) Functional Programming
2 18 (90.00%) Scala
3 17 (85.00%) Haskell
3 17 (85.00%) Middleware
4 16 (80.00%) Low Latency
5 12 (60.00%) Java
6 11 (55.00%) SQL
6 11 (55.00%) .NET
6 11 (55.00%) C#
6 11 (55.00%) F#
7 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
9 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (40.00%) Internet
9 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (35.00%) C++
11 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
12 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
12 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
12 5 (25.00%) MOM
13 4 (20.00%) UNIX
13 4 (20.00%) Web Development
13 4 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
13 4 (20.00%) Clojure
13 4 (20.00%) Riak
14 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
14 3 (15.00%) Blog

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (20.00%) Riak
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Team Leader
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Development Team Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) Middleware
2 11 (55.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (30.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (15.00%) Blog
4 3 (15.00%) Open Source
4 3 (15.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Functional Programming
2 16 (80.00%) Low Latency
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 4 (20.00%) Complex Event Processing
6 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (10.00%) High Availability
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
8 1 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Scala
2 17 (85.00%) Haskell
3 12 (60.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) C#
4 11 (55.00%) F#
5 7 (35.00%) C++
6 4 (20.00%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft