Period
to 30 March 2020

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 30 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK > Scotland
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 122 192 195
Rank change year-on-year +70 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 67 40 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.69% 0.77% 0.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.86% 4.93% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 56 24 14
Median annual salary £50,050 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,350 £39,875
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,375 £71,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -

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 565 811 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.29% 15.56% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 364 516 635
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £30,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £68,125 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in Scotland

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in Scotland.

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in Scotland

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in Scotland over the 6 months to 30 March 2020.

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 30 March 2020. 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 +47 35 £42,500 -19.05% 5
Edinburgh +30 29 £60,000 - 1
West Lothian +22 2 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 2020, 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 48 (71.64%) JavaScript
2 34 (50.75%) Docker
2 34 (50.75%) Kubernetes
3 25 (37.31%) AWS
4 24 (35.82%) Python
5 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
5 23 (34.33%) HTML
6 22 (32.84%) Games
6 22 (32.84%) Kibana
6 22 (32.84%) Node.js
7 21 (31.34%) CSS
7 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (29.85%) MySQL
8 20 (29.85%) PHP
9 19 (28.36%) Magento
10 18 (26.87%) Elastic Stack
10 18 (26.87%) Java
11 17 (25.37%) PaaS
12 16 (23.88%) Azure
13 15 (22.39%) Google
13 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
13 15 (22.39%) logstash
13 15 (22.39%) Big Data
14 14 (20.90%) Kafka
14 14 (20.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 14 (20.90%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (20.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (20.90%) Serverless
14 14 (20.90%) Amazon ECS
14 14 (20.90%) Amazon S3

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 5 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) nginx
1 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.97%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.97%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.49%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.49%) Gluu
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (28.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (37.31%) AWS
2 17 (25.37%) PaaS
3 16 (23.88%) Azure
4 14 (20.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 14 (20.90%) Amazon ECS
4 14 (20.90%) Amazon S3
4 14 (20.90%) AWS Lambda
4 14 (20.90%) Serverless
5 13 (19.40%) Amazon Kinesis
5 13 (19.40%) GCP
6 8 (11.94%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (7.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (7.46%) SaaS
8 4 (5.97%) IaaS
8 4 (5.97%) OpenShift
9 3 (4.48%) GitHub
10 2 (2.99%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (1.49%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.49%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.49%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.49%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) MySQL
2 15 (22.39%) Big Data
3 14 (20.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (19.40%) Amazon Athena
5 10 (14.93%) Hadoop
5 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
6 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
8 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
10 2 (2.99%) Redis
11 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.46%) webpack
3 2 (2.99%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.99%) GitLab
3 2 (2.99%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Ant
4 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.49%) Gradle
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (32.84%) Games
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) Magento Developer
3 8 (11.94%) Consultant
4 7 (10.45%) Senior Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Data Scientist
7 4 (5.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.48%) Big Data Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (2.99%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Digital Developer
10 1 (1.49%) JavaScript Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Junior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) HTML
2 22 (32.84%) Node.js
3 21 (31.34%) CSS
4 18 (26.87%) Elastic Stack
5 14 (20.90%) Kafka
6 13 (19.40%) React
6 13 (19.40%) Web Services
7 8 (11.94%) .NET
8 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
8 7 (10.45%) JSON
9 6 (8.96%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) Gherkin
10 5 (7.46%) REST
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (5.97%) CSS3
11 4 (5.97%) Middleware
11 4 (5.97%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (4.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.97%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.97%) Cloud Native
2 4 (5.97%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.48%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) iPhone
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Unix
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Debian
3 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) E-Commerce
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
4 12 (17.91%) Analytics
5 11 (16.42%) DevOps
5 11 (16.42%) TDD
6 8 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (10.45%) Data Visualisation
7 7 (10.45%) Visualisation
8 6 (8.96%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Decision-Making
9 5 (7.46%) Migration
9 5 (7.46%) MVC
9 5 (7.46%) Open Source
9 5 (7.46%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (71.64%) JavaScript
2 24 (35.82%) Python
3 20 (29.85%) PHP
4 18 (26.87%) Java
5 9 (13.43%) Go
6 8 (11.94%) ES6
7 5 (7.46%) C#
8 4 (5.97%) R
8 4 (5.97%) Scala
9 3 (4.48%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.48%) SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) AWK
11 1 (1.49%) Clojure
11 1 (1.49%) Elixir
11 1 (1.49%) Groovy
11 1 (1.49%) Perl
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
11 1 (1.49%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
3 1 (1.49%) GCIA
3 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Docker
2 6 (8.96%) HDFS
3 2 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.49%) iptables
Systems Management
1 34 (50.75%) Kubernetes
2 22 (32.84%) Kibana
3 15 (22.39%) logstash
4 6 (8.96%) Terraform
5 5 (7.46%) Puppet
5 5 (7.46%) Rancher
6 4 (5.97%) Ansible
7 1 (1.49%) Munin
7 1 (1.49%) Nagios
7 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.49%) OSSEC
7 1 (1.49%) Packer
7 1 (1.49%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Google
2 13 (19.40%) Splunk
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.99%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) Perforce
5 1 (1.49%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.49%) Lets Encrypt
5 1 (1.49%) Qualys