Period
to 29 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Elastic Stack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 29 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
UK > England
6 months to
29 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 531 465 526
Rank change year-on-year -66 +61 +100
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 585 242 634
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.52% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 1.12% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 266 166 456
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £45,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £71,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% - -7.69%
75th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £80,625 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -4.00%

Elastic Stack is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44,246 21,704 47,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.34% 43.86% 38.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28,664 18,936 40,193
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,136 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% +4.76%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,125 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in England

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elastic Stack in England.

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in England

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack in England over the 6 months to 29 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in England

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the England region over the 6 months to 29 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -86 291 £77,500 +10.71% 46
South West +5 119 £65,000 +23.81% 7
South East -69 91 £56,250 +12.50% 7
North of England -128 42 £45,000 - 9
North West -103 26 £76,250 +37.08% 5
Midlands -116 23 £58,750 -12.96% 9
East of England -104 19 £65,000 +18.18% 4
West Midlands -111 17 £58,750 -16.96% 7
Yorkshire -100 15 £40,000 -11.11% 3
East Midlands -64 6 £56,250 +46.10% 2
North East - 1 - - 1
Elastic Stack
UK

For the 6 months to 29 November 2021, IT jobs citing Elastic Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 387 (66.15%) AWS
2 341 (58.29%) Python
3 339 (57.95%) Linux
4 336 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
5 332 (56.75%) DevOps
6 305 (52.14%) Kubernetes
7 290 (49.57%) Docker
8 287 (49.06%) Ansible
9 274 (46.84%) Java
9 274 (46.84%) Jenkins
10 214 (36.58%) Azure
11 208 (35.56%) Software Engineering
12 205 (35.04%) Microservices
13 201 (34.36%) Terraform
14 195 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
15 192 (32.82%) Kafka
16 180 (30.77%) JavaScript
17 170 (29.06%) Kibana
18 161 (27.52%) Grafana
19 158 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
20 154 (26.32%) Go
21 152 (25.98%) Node.js
22 151 (25.81%) Git (software)
23 148 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
23 148 (25.30%) Prometheus
24 140 (23.93%) Social Skills
25 137 (23.42%) Puppet
25 137 (23.42%) Windows
26 135 (23.08%) MySQL
27 134 (22.91%) SQL

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 195 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 39 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 33 (5.64%) Confluence
4 32 (5.47%) GemFire
5 22 (3.76%) OpenStack
6 21 (3.59%) Tomcat
7 18 (3.08%) Apache
8 15 (2.56%) nginx
9 14 (2.39%) IIS
10 11 (1.88%) Apache Spark
11 9 (1.54%) Traefik
12 6 (1.03%) CMS
13 4 (0.68%) Apache Pulsar
13 4 (0.68%) Jupyter
14 3 (0.51%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.51%) Camunda
15 1 (0.17%) CloudStack
15 1 (0.17%) JBoss
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Campfire
2 7 (1.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.51%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.17%) FINCAD Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.17%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 387 (66.15%) AWS
2 214 (36.58%) Azure
3 128 (21.88%) Serverless
4 111 (18.97%) GCP
5 88 (15.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 86 (14.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 78 (13.33%) AWS Lambda
8 74 (12.65%) Amazon S3
9 73 (12.48%) Amazon ECS
10 61 (10.43%) Amazon SQS
11 56 (9.57%) GitHub
11 56 (9.57%) OpenShift
12 45 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
12 45 (7.69%) PaaS
13 42 (7.18%) Amazon EC2
14 30 (5.13%) Amazon EKS
15 22 (3.76%) Slack
16 21 (3.59%) SaaS
17 17 (2.91%) Route 53
18 15 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.91%) HTTP
2 47 (8.03%) Firewall
3 35 (5.98%) DNS
4 30 (5.13%) Calico
5 22 (3.76%) Broadband
6 19 (3.25%) SSL
7 18 (3.08%) TCP/IP
8 16 (2.74%) MQTT
8 16 (2.74%) WebEx
9 14 (2.39%) VPN
10 13 (2.22%) Internet
11 10 (1.71%) Network Security
12 8 (1.37%) SAN
12 8 (1.37%) SNMP
12 8 (1.37%) SSH
13 7 (1.20%) IPv6
13 7 (1.20%) RTSP
13 7 (1.20%) UPnP
13 7 (1.20%) VLAN
13 7 (1.20%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (23.08%) MySQL
2 99 (16.92%) PostgreSQL
3 95 (16.24%) NoSQL
4 91 (15.56%) MongoDB
5 82 (14.02%) Redis
6 67 (11.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 52 (8.89%) Hadoop
8 50 (8.55%) Relational Database
9 38 (6.50%) SQL Server
10 35 (5.98%) RDBMS
11 31 (5.30%) Amazon Athena
12 30 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (4.62%) Couchbase
14 26 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
14 26 (4.44%) Big Data
15 24 (4.10%) Oracle Database
16 23 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (2.39%) Data Mining
18 12 (2.05%) Amazon Aurora
18 12 (2.05%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 274 (46.84%) Jenkins
2 151 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 86 (14.70%) Selenium
4 82 (14.02%) JMeter
5 68 (11.62%) Cucumber
6 66 (11.28%) Octopus Deploy
7 52 (8.89%) TeamCity
8 50 (8.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 45 (7.69%) Eclipse
9 45 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
10 44 (7.52%) Robot Framework
11 43 (7.35%) GitLab
11 43 (7.35%) SonarQube
12 40 (6.84%) Gradle
12 40 (6.84%) JIRA
13 36 (6.15%) IBM UrbanCode
14 34 (5.81%) Travis CI
15 31 (5.30%) Bitbucket
15 31 (5.30%) Maven
16 30 (5.13%) gulp
General
1 140 (23.93%) Social Skills
2 115 (19.66%) Finance
3 67 (11.45%) Banking
4 55 (9.40%) Law
5 46 (7.86%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 25 (4.27%) Retail
7 20 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (3.08%) Games
9 16 (2.74%) Public Sector
10 14 (2.39%) Legal
11 7 (1.20%) Organisational Skills
11 7 (1.20%) Wearables
12 6 (1.03%) Advertising
12 6 (1.03%) Automotive
12 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 6 (1.03%) Presentation Skills
13 5 (0.85%) Back Office
13 5 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
13 5 (0.85%) Publishing
14 4 (0.68%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 159 (27.18%) Developer
2 109 (18.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 61 (10.43%) Java Developer
4 48 (8.21%) Cloud Engineer
5 47 (8.03%) Full Stack Developer
5 47 (8.03%) Software Engineer
6 28 (4.79%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 25 (4.27%) Platform Engineer
8 24 (4.10%) Site Engineer
9 21 (3.59%) AWS Engineer
9 21 (3.59%) Senior Software Engineer
10 20 (3.42%) Senior Developer
11 19 (3.25%) SOC Engineer
12 18 (3.08%) Software Developer
13 17 (2.91%) Senior DevOps
13 17 (2.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 16 (2.74%) Analyst
14 16 (2.74%) AWS DevOps
14 16 (2.74%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 15 (2.56%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (32.82%) Kafka
2 152 (25.98%) Node.js
3 134 (22.91%) React
4 106 (18.12%) AngularJS
5 97 (16.58%) RabbitMQ
6 90 (15.38%) Spring Boot
7 84 (14.36%) REST
8 77 (13.16%) Spring
9 76 (12.99%) .NET
10 75 (12.82%) Apache NiFi
11 65 (11.11%) Web Services
12 57 (9.74%) HTML
13 56 (9.57%) CSS
14 48 (8.21%) RESTful
15 43 (7.35%) J2EE
16 40 (6.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 36 (6.15%) ActiveMQ
18 32 (5.47%) WireMock
19 30 (5.13%) Spring Integration
20 29 (4.96%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 61 (10.43%) Cyberattack
2 46 (7.86%) Algorithms
3 38 (6.50%) Self-Motivation
4 32 (5.47%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.62%) Cloud Native
5 27 (4.62%) User Experience
6 25 (4.27%) Clustering
7 21 (3.59%) Public Cloud
8 19 (3.25%) Data Centre
9 18 (3.08%) Data Structures
9 18 (3.08%) Social Media
10 13 (2.22%) PlayStation
11 12 (2.05%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.88%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.71%) SWIFT
14 9 (1.54%) iPhone
14 9 (1.54%) Mobile App
15 8 (1.37%) NHS
15 8 (1.37%) Private Cloud
16 7 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 339 (57.95%) Linux
2 137 (23.42%) Windows
3 66 (11.28%) CentOS
4 62 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 35 (5.98%) Mesosphere
6 31 (5.30%) Unix
7 21 (3.59%) Ubuntu
8 17 (2.91%) Android
8 17 (2.91%) Apple iOS
9 10 (1.71%) Windows Server
10 9 (1.54%) Debian
11 4 (0.68%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2019
12 3 (0.51%) VMS
13 1 (0.17%) Alpine Linux
13 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (57.44%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (56.75%) DevOps
3 208 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 205 (35.04%) Microservices
5 158 (27.01%) Continuous Integration
6 124 (21.20%) Infrastructure as Code
7 118 (20.17%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 116 (19.83%) TDD
9 110 (18.80%) Analytics
10 109 (18.63%) Scrum
11 107 (18.29%) Problem-Solving
12 95 (16.24%) Configuration Management
13 89 (15.21%) Mentoring
14 85 (14.53%) Open Source
15 82 (14.02%) Computer Science
16 79 (13.50%) BDD
17 74 (12.65%) Test Automation
18 71 (12.14%) Data Science
18 71 (12.14%) Full Stack Development
19 69 (11.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 341 (58.29%) Python
2 274 (46.84%) Java
3 180 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 154 (26.32%) Go
5 134 (22.91%) SQL
6 130 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 84 (14.36%) PowerShell
8 83 (14.19%) C#
9 61 (10.43%) C++
10 55 (9.40%) Ruby
11 45 (7.69%) TypeScript
12 35 (5.98%) Java 8
13 34 (5.81%) C
14 25 (4.27%) Shell Script
15 22 (3.76%) PHP
16 19 (3.25%) ES6
17 14 (2.39%) Java 11
18 11 (1.88%) Perl
19 8 (1.37%) Rust
20 6 (1.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 86 (14.70%) Degree
2 76 (12.99%) Security Cleared
3 63 (10.77%) SC Cleared
4 44 (7.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (5.64%) DV Cleared
6 30 (5.13%) OCP
6 30 (5.13%) Oracle Certification
7 13 (2.22%) AWS Certification
8 9 (1.54%) Master's Degree
9 6 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.68%) CCNA
11 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.34%) CCNP
11 2 (0.34%) IISP
12 1 (0.17%) PhD
12 1 (0.17%) RHCE
12 1 (0.17%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.17%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.40%) SLA
2 32 (5.47%) QA
3 13 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.54%) GDPR
5 7 (1.20%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.20%) WCAG
6 5 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.51%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.51%) NIST
9 2 (0.34%) NCSC
9 2 (0.34%) PSD2
10 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 290 (49.57%) Docker
2 55 (9.40%) Virtual Machines
3 28 (4.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.22%) Active Directory
5 10 (1.71%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 8 (1.37%) KVM
6 8 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.20%) Ceph
8 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.34%) iptables
8 2 (0.34%) NFS
8 2 (0.34%) Snort
9 1 (0.17%) HDFS
9 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.17%) vSphere
9 1 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 305 (52.14%) Kubernetes
2 287 (49.06%) Ansible
3 201 (34.36%) Terraform
4 170 (29.06%) Kibana
5 161 (27.52%) Grafana
6 148 (25.30%) Opscode Chef
6 148 (25.30%) Prometheus
7 137 (23.42%) Puppet
8 123 (21.03%) logstash
9 54 (9.23%) Consul
10 50 (8.55%) Graphite
11 36 (6.15%) ZABBIX
12 34 (5.81%) Automic
13 32 (5.47%) HAProxy
14 22 (3.76%) Packer
15 21 (3.59%) Nagios
15 21 (3.59%) Pingdom
16 18 (3.08%) Docker Swarm
17 16 (2.74%) MIIS
17 16 (2.74%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 130 (22.22%) Splunk
2 127 (21.71%) Oracle
3 57 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 51 (8.72%) Atlassian
5 49 (8.38%) New Relic
6 43 (7.35%) Google
7 42 (7.18%) Red Hat
8 31 (5.30%) VMware
9 19 (3.25%) PayPal
9 19 (3.25%) Sun
10 14 (2.39%) AppDynamics
11 9 (1.54%) Dynatrace
11 9 (1.54%) IBM
11 9 (1.54%) Pega
11 9 (1.54%) WSO2
12 7 (1.20%) Cisco
12 7 (1.20%) SAP
13 6 (1.03%) Facebook
13 6 (1.03%) PagerDuty
13 6 (1.03%) Talend