Period
to 21 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Elasticsearch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 187 218
Rank change year-on-year -1 +31 -1
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 22 37 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.46% 0.69% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.52% 4.66% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 8
Scotland median annual salary £47,600 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.78% - -9.32%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £35,575
90th Percentile £56,850 £60,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Elasticsearch is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 625 794 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 13.02% 14.86% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 345 499 525
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £29,200
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Scotland

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in Scotland.

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in Scotland

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in Scotland

Elasticsearch
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 October 2019. 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
Glasgow +42 16 £47,600 +32.22% 1
Edinburgh -23 3 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Stirling - 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, IT jobs citing Elasticsearch 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 14 (63.64%) Kafka
1 14 (63.64%) Docker
2 13 (59.09%) Kubernetes
3 11 (50.00%) Big Data
3 11 (50.00%) AWS
4 10 (45.45%) Hadoop
5 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
5 9 (40.91%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (36.36%) Azure
6 8 (36.36%) OpenShift
7 7 (31.82%) HDFS
7 7 (31.82%) SaaS
7 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (27.27%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (27.27%) Conversational UI
8 6 (27.27%) Decision-Making
8 6 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (27.27%) Cloud Native
8 6 (27.27%) Chatbot
8 6 (27.27%) Project Delivery
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) Middleware
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) Google
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
8 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
8 6 (27.27%) PaaS

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
1 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Spark
3 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) AWS
2 9 (40.91%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (36.36%) Azure
3 8 (36.36%) OpenShift
4 7 (31.82%) SaaS
5 6 (27.27%) IaaS
5 6 (27.27%) PaaS
6 2 (9.09%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Big Data
2 10 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (22.73%) MySQL
4 2 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.55%) Flink
5 1 (4.55%) HBase
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.64%) Gradle
3 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.09%) Flyway
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
2 6 (27.27%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Data Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Magento Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Magento Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) Kafka
2 6 (27.27%) Middleware
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) HTML5
4 4 (18.18%) Spring
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.64%) CSS3
5 3 (13.64%) React
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) Apache Camel
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Java EE
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) Node.js
6 2 (9.09%) RESTful
6 2 (9.09%) Spring Boot
6 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Cloud Native
1 6 (27.27%) Public Cloud
1 6 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Computer Science
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
1 7 (31.82%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (27.27%) Conversational UI
2 6 (27.27%) Critical Thinking
2 6 (27.27%) Decision-Making
2 6 (27.27%) Project Delivery
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.64%) Microservices
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Development
5 2 (9.09%) Kanban
5 2 (9.09%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Scala
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) Python
6 2 (9.09%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Docker
2 7 (31.82%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Google
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle