Period
to 29 July 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 July 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 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 469 520 511
Rank change year-on-year +51 -9 +175
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 607 271 721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.61% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 1.05% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 292 182 547
10th Percentile £46,375 £37,500 £37,250
25th Percentile £56,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% -11.54% +1.56%
75th Percentile £83,750 £82,188 £81,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £102,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £57,430 £65,000
% change year-on-year +21.89% -11.65% +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 41,350 25,832 50,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.37% 40.67% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27,429 21,847 41,999
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 July 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 July 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 +25 336 £75,000 - 34
South West +14 106 £55,000 +10.00% 10
South East -31 83 £57,500 +4.55% 8
North of England -86 32 £51,250 +13.89% 15
Midlands -80 29 £45,000 -16.28% 6
North West -57 21 £62,500 - 10
West Midlands -62 20 £62,500 +19.05% 5
East of England -31 15 £62,500 +25.00% 2
East Midlands -48 9 £39,250 -34.58% 1
Yorkshire -91 7 £40,000 -11.11% 3
North East - 4 £53,750 - 2
Elastic Stack
UK

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 397 (65.40%) AWS
2 372 (61.29%) Linux
3 358 (58.98%) Python
4 338 (55.68%) DevOps
5 329 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
6 311 (51.24%) Kubernetes
7 300 (49.42%) Docker
8 294 (48.43%) Ansible
9 269 (44.32%) Java
10 257 (42.34%) Jenkins
11 224 (36.90%) Terraform
12 209 (34.43%) Azure
13 197 (32.45%) Software Engineering
14 191 (31.47%) Grafana
15 190 (31.30%) Prometheus
16 188 (30.97%) Microservices
17 177 (29.16%) Kafka
18 172 (28.34%) Elasticsearch
19 158 (26.03%) Puppet
20 156 (25.70%) Git (software)
21 153 (25.21%) Splunk
21 153 (25.21%) Go
22 147 (24.22%) Kibana
23 145 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
24 144 (23.72%) SQL
25 138 (22.73%) Windows
26 132 (21.75%) Bash Shell
26 132 (21.75%) Opscode Chef
27 130 (21.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
27 130 (21.42%) Node.js

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
1 172 (28.34%) Elasticsearch
2 48 (7.91%) Confluence
3 41 (6.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 29 (4.78%) GemFire
5 26 (4.28%) OpenStack
6 20 (3.29%) nginx
7 16 (2.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (2.47%) Apache Spark
9 13 (2.14%) IIS
10 12 (1.98%) Apache
11 9 (1.48%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.15%) CMS
13 6 (0.99%) Jupyter
13 6 (0.99%) Traefik
14 5 (0.82%) CloudStack
15 3 (0.49%) Camunda
16 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
16 1 (0.16%) Apache Pulsar
16 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
16 1 (0.16%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 12 (1.98%) SOLIDWORKS
2 7 (1.15%) Campfire
3 6 (0.99%) Gephi
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) FINCAD Analytics
1 1 (0.16%) Magento
1 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.16%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 397 (65.40%) AWS
2 209 (34.43%) Azure
3 105 (17.30%) Serverless
4 93 (15.32%) AWS CloudFormation
5 86 (14.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 82 (13.51%) GCP
7 77 (12.69%) AWS Lambda
7 77 (12.69%) PaaS
8 65 (10.71%) Amazon S3
8 65 (10.71%) GitHub
9 56 (9.23%) Amazon EC2
10 55 (9.06%) Amazon ECS
10 55 (9.06%) OpenShift
11 42 (6.92%) IaaS
12 32 (5.27%) Amazon SQS
13 30 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
14 29 (4.78%) Amazon EKS
15 24 (3.95%) Amazon Kinesis
15 24 (3.95%) SaaS
16 21 (3.46%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 81 (13.34%) HTTP
2 50 (8.24%) Firewall
3 41 (6.75%) DNS
4 39 (6.43%) Internet
5 30 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 29 (4.78%) Calico
7 21 (3.46%) Broadband
7 21 (3.46%) SSL
8 20 (3.29%) Network Security
9 16 (2.64%) VPN
10 12 (1.98%) SMTP
11 11 (1.81%) VSAN
11 11 (1.81%) WebEx
12 8 (1.32%) SAN
13 7 (1.15%) SD-WAN
13 7 (1.15%) VLAN
14 6 (0.99%) Ethernet
14 6 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
14 6 (0.99%) MPLS
15 5 (0.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 105 (17.30%) NoSQL
3 104 (17.13%) MySQL
4 97 (15.98%) PostgreSQL
5 53 (8.73%) Redis
6 52 (8.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 48 (7.91%) Hadoop
8 27 (4.45%) Big Data
9 25 (4.12%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (3.95%) Oracle Database
10 24 (3.95%) SQL Server
11 23 (3.79%) Amazon RDS
12 22 (3.62%) Amazon Athena
13 20 (3.29%) Relational Database
14 15 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
15 14 (2.31%) Tableau
16 12 (1.98%) Apache Hive
17 9 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
17 9 (1.48%) Data Mining
18 8 (1.32%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 257 (42.34%) Jenkins
2 156 (25.70%) Git (software)
3 80 (13.18%) JIRA
4 70 (11.53%) GitLab
5 69 (11.37%) Cucumber
6 68 (11.20%) Selenium
7 56 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 50 (8.24%) JMeter
9 47 (7.74%) Bitbucket
10 46 (7.58%) TeamCity
11 44 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
12 40 (6.59%) Gradle
13 39 (6.43%) Robot Framework
14 38 (6.26%) Eclipse
15 35 (5.77%) Sonatype Nexus
16 30 (4.94%) Maven
17 29 (4.78%) gulp
17 29 (4.78%) Protractor
18 27 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (4.12%) SonarQube
General
1 120 (19.77%) Social Skills
2 107 (17.63%) Finance
3 80 (13.18%) Banking
4 51 (8.40%) Law
5 48 (7.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 30 (4.94%) Public Sector
6 30 (4.94%) Retail
7 27 (4.45%) Games
8 20 (3.29%) Automotive
9 19 (3.13%) Legal
10 18 (2.97%) Advertising
11 17 (2.80%) Wearables
12 14 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (1.65%) Investment Banking
13 10 (1.65%) Marketing
14 8 (1.32%) Publishing
15 7 (1.15%) Documentation Skills
15 7 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
16 6 (0.99%) Back Office
17 5 (0.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 149 (24.55%) Developer
2 124 (20.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (12.36%) Cloud Engineer
4 42 (6.92%) Java Developer
4 42 (6.92%) Platform Engineer
5 37 (6.10%) Software Engineer
6 34 (5.60%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 32 (5.27%) Site Engineer
8 27 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
9 25 (4.12%) Azure Engineer
10 23 (3.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 22 (3.62%) Analyst
12 21 (3.46%) SOC Engineer
13 19 (3.13%) Security Engineer
14 18 (2.97%) Backend Developer
15 17 (2.80%) Python Developer
16 16 (2.64%) Senior Developer
16 16 (2.64%) Senior DevOps
16 16 (2.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 15 (2.47%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (29.16%) Kafka
2 130 (21.42%) Node.js
3 105 (17.30%) RabbitMQ
4 95 (15.65%) React
5 90 (14.83%) Spring Boot
6 73 (12.03%) AngularJS
7 70 (11.53%) Web Services
8 69 (11.37%) REST
8 69 (11.37%) Spring
9 54 (8.90%) .NET
10 49 (8.07%) Apache NiFi
11 43 (7.08%) RESTful
12 33 (5.44%) HTML
13 32 (5.27%) CSS
14 31 (5.11%) WireMock
15 29 (4.78%) ActiveMQ
15 29 (4.78%) J2EE
15 29 (4.78%) Spring Integration
16 24 (3.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 22 (3.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.07%) Cyberattack
2 44 (7.25%) Cloud Native
3 33 (5.44%) Management Information System
4 27 (4.45%) Clustering
5 24 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.64%) Social Media
9 13 (2.14%) Algorithms
10 12 (1.98%) Public Cloud
10 12 (1.98%) User Experience
11 10 (1.65%) Hedge funds
11 10 (1.65%) PlayStation
12 9 (1.48%) Tandem
13 8 (1.32%) Legacy Code
13 8 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (1.32%) PKI
13 8 (1.32%) SWIFT
14 7 (1.15%) Legacy Systems
14 7 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 372 (61.29%) Linux
2 138 (22.73%) Windows
3 82 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 74 (12.19%) CentOS
5 66 (10.87%) Unix
6 23 (3.79%) Mesosphere
7 15 (2.47%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (2.47%) Windows Server 2019
8 13 (2.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.99%) Android
9 6 (0.99%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.99%) VMS
10 5 (0.82%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.33%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.33%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.16%) Alpine Linux
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (55.68%) DevOps
2 329 (54.20%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (32.45%) Software Engineering
4 188 (30.97%) Microservices
5 145 (23.89%) Continuous Integration
6 130 (21.42%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 129 (21.25%) Infrastructure as Code
8 116 (19.11%) Configuration Management
9 104 (17.13%) TDD
10 98 (16.14%) Analytics
11 94 (15.49%) Problem-Solving
12 85 (14.00%) Mentoring
13 84 (13.84%) Open Source
14 78 (12.85%) Test Automation
15 76 (12.52%) Computer Science
16 71 (11.70%) BDD
16 71 (11.70%) Scrum
17 68 (11.20%) SOLID
18 66 (10.87%) Continuous Delivery
18 66 (10.87%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 358 (58.98%) Python
2 269 (44.32%) Java
3 153 (25.21%) Go
4 144 (23.72%) SQL
5 132 (21.75%) Bash Shell
6 127 (20.92%) JavaScript
7 86 (14.17%) Ruby
8 82 (13.51%) C#
9 71 (11.70%) PowerShell
10 46 (7.58%) Shell Script
11 40 (6.59%) C
12 36 (5.93%) TypeScript
13 32 (5.27%) Perl
14 30 (4.94%) C++
15 23 (3.79%) PHP
16 22 (3.62%) Java 8
17 19 (3.13%) ES6
18 12 (1.98%) Java 11
18 12 (1.98%) Kotlin
18 12 (1.98%) Rust
Qualifications
1 111 (18.29%) Security Cleared
2 98 (16.14%) SC Cleared
3 85 (14.00%) Degree
4 33 (5.44%) DV Cleared
5 32 (5.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 29 (4.78%) OCP
6 29 (4.78%) Oracle Certification
7 21 (3.46%) AWS Certification
8 13 (2.14%) RHCE
8 13 (2.14%) RHCSA
9 8 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (1.15%) CCNA
10 7 (1.15%) Master's Degree
11 6 (0.99%) CEH
11 6 (0.99%) CISSP
11 6 (0.99%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (0.99%) MCSE
11 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.99%) SANS
11 6 (0.99%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.58%) SLA
2 32 (5.27%) QA
3 10 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.32%) WCAG
5 7 (1.15%) GDPR
6 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.49%) NIST
7 2 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.33%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) Accessibility
8 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.16%) PMO
System Software
1 300 (49.42%) Docker
2 56 (9.23%) Virtual Machines
3 30 (4.94%) Active Directory
4 22 (3.62%) KVM
4 22 (3.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.98%) LXC
5 12 (1.98%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (1.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 11 (1.81%) Ceph
7 6 (0.99%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.82%) NFS
9 4 (0.66%) Snort
10 2 (0.33%) HDFS
10 2 (0.33%) Squid
10 2 (0.33%) Xen
11 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.16%) iptables
11 1 (0.16%) Varnish
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 311 (51.24%) Kubernetes
2 294 (48.43%) Ansible
3 224 (36.90%) Terraform
4 191 (31.47%) Grafana
5 190 (31.30%) Prometheus
6 158 (26.03%) Puppet
7 147 (24.22%) Kibana
8 132 (21.75%) Opscode Chef
9 87 (14.33%) logstash
10 70 (11.53%) Graphite
11 61 (10.05%) Consul
12 55 (9.06%) Packer
13 32 (5.27%) ZABBIX
14 28 (4.61%) Docker Swarm
15 23 (3.79%) Automic
16 21 (3.46%) Nagios
17 16 (2.64%) CFEngine
18 15 (2.47%) Demisto
18 15 (2.47%) Opsview
19 12 (1.98%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 153 (25.21%) Splunk
2 130 (21.42%) Oracle
3 82 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 58 (9.56%) Atlassian
5 48 (7.91%) Red Hat
6 37 (6.10%) ServiceNow
7 36 (5.93%) AppDynamics
8 29 (4.78%) VMware
9 22 (3.62%) Google
10 18 (2.97%) New Relic
10 18 (2.97%) PayPal
11 16 (2.64%) IBM
12 15 (2.47%) ArcSight
12 15 (2.47%) PagerDuty
13 10 (1.65%) Rackspace
14 9 (1.48%) HP
15 8 (1.32%) Dynatrace
16 7 (1.15%) SAP
17 6 (0.99%) BT
17 6 (0.99%) Cisco