Period
to 19 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash & Kibana)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 343 311 426
Rank change year-on-year -32 +115 -18
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 103 15 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.58% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.33% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 34
10th Percentile - £56,500 £35,900
25th Percentile £35,000 £58,750 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £77,813
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,500 £92,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 6,617 4,483 8,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 37.09% 45.22% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,772 3,920 7,695
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elastic Stack in the South East.

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elastic Stack in the South East over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the South East

Elastic Stack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -36 43 £70,000 +16.67% 6
Hampshire - 36 £85,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -25 30 £65,000 +18.18%
Berkshire -33 12 £70,000 - 6
Surrey -55 10 £65,000 - 1
West Sussex - 8 £40,000 -
East Sussex -18 4 - -
Oxfordshire -27 1 £57,500 -11.54%
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 78 (75.73%) AWS
2 66 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (63.11%) Python
4 57 (55.34%) Kubernetes
5 54 (52.43%) Kibana
6 52 (50.49%) Linux
7 46 (44.66%) DevOps
8 45 (43.69%) Docker
9 44 (42.72%) Git (software)
10 42 (40.78%) Elasticsearch
11 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
12 39 (37.86%) Go
12 39 (37.86%) Opscode Chef
12 39 (37.86%) Node.js
12 39 (37.86%) Grafana
13 38 (36.89%) Scrum
14 36 (34.95%) Windows
15 35 (33.98%) Jenkins
16 34 (33.01%) AngularJS
17 32 (31.07%) Analytics
17 32 (31.07%) Ansible
17 32 (31.07%) Degree
17 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
18 31 (30.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 29 (28.16%) Social Skills
20 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
20 28 (27.18%) Bash
20 28 (27.18%) Java
20 28 (27.18%) Finance
20 28 (27.18%) RabbitMQ

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (40.78%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (17.48%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (17.48%) GemFire
3 12 (11.65%) CMS
4 10 (9.71%) OpenStack
5 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.88%) Apache
7 1 (0.97%) Jupyter
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Campfire
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 78 (75.73%) AWS
2 26 (25.24%) Azure
3 23 (22.33%) GitHub
4 20 (19.42%) GCP
5 18 (17.48%) PaaS
6 17 (16.50%) Amazon SQS
7 14 (13.59%) Amazon S3
8 12 (11.65%) npm
9 11 (10.68%) Amazon ECS
9 11 (10.68%) Serverless
10 10 (9.71%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (6.80%) Amazon Kinesis
11 7 (6.80%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (2.91%) Azure Sentinel
13 2 (1.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (1.94%) Datadog
14 1 (0.97%) Amazon EKS
14 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (17.48%) Calico
2 15 (14.56%) Broadband
3 4 (3.88%) Firewall
4 2 (1.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (20.39%) MySQL
2 20 (19.42%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (18.45%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.68%) Redis
5 10 (9.71%) Couchbase
5 10 (9.71%) InfluxDB
6 8 (7.77%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (6.80%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (5.83%) Big Data
8 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (4.85%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.97%) Data Lake
11 1 (0.97%) HBase
11 1 (0.97%) Impala
Development Applications
1 44 (42.72%) Git (software)
2 35 (33.98%) Jenkins
3 21 (20.39%) gulp
4 18 (17.48%) Cucumber
4 18 (17.48%) Gradle
4 18 (17.48%) Protractor
4 18 (17.48%) Selenium
4 18 (17.48%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (11.65%) ESLint
6 3 (2.91%) GitLab
6 3 (2.91%) Grunt
6 3 (2.91%) JIRA
6 3 (2.91%) Mocha
7 2 (1.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (30.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 29 (28.16%) Social Skills
3 28 (27.18%) Finance
4 27 (26.21%) Law
5 19 (18.45%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (17.48%) Banking
7 10 (9.71%) Telecoms
8 7 (6.80%) Back Office
9 1 (0.97%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.97%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 25 (24.27%) Developer
2 20 (19.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (16.50%) Software Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Senior DevOps
4 16 (15.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (11.65%) Software Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Site Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.85%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Backend Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Scala Developer
11 4 (3.88%) Systems Integrator
12 3 (2.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 3 (2.91%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (37.86%) Node.js
2 34 (33.01%) AngularJS
3 28 (27.18%) RabbitMQ
4 25 (24.27%) .NET
5 24 (23.30%) React
6 22 (21.36%) CSS
6 22 (21.36%) HTML
7 21 (20.39%) Kafka
8 20 (19.42%) RESTful
9 19 (18.45%) Spring
9 19 (18.45%) Spring Boot
10 18 (17.48%) J2EE
10 18 (17.48%) Spring Integration
10 18 (17.48%) WireMock
11 15 (14.56%) Sass
12 14 (13.59%) Redux
13 11 (10.68%) OAuth
13 11 (10.68%) REST
14 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET
14 10 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) User Experience
2 20 (19.42%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (17.48%) Algorithms
4 9 (8.74%) Cyber Defence
4 9 (8.74%) Cyberattack
4 9 (8.74%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (8.74%) Replication
4 9 (8.74%) Smartphone
4 9 (8.74%) Social Media
5 8 (7.77%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.83%) Cybercrime
7 4 (3.88%) Life Science
8 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.49%) Linux
2 36 (34.95%) Windows
3 9 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.91%) Unix
5 2 (1.94%) CentOS
5 2 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (64.08%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (44.66%) DevOps
3 38 (36.89%) Scrum
4 32 (31.07%) Analytics
4 32 (31.07%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (27.18%) Computer Science
6 27 (26.21%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (25.24%) TDD
8 22 (21.36%) Artificial Intelligence
9 21 (20.39%) Software Engineering
10 20 (19.42%) Data Science
10 20 (19.42%) Time Management
11 19 (18.45%) Test Automation
12 18 (17.48%) Dashboard Development
12 18 (17.48%) Microservices
12 18 (17.48%) Problem Management
12 18 (17.48%) Process Improvement
12 18 (17.48%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 18 (17.48%) SOLID
12 18 (17.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.11%) Python
2 41 (39.81%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.86%) Go
4 28 (27.18%) Bash
4 28 (27.18%) Java
5 22 (21.36%) C#
5 22 (21.36%) Ruby
6 18 (17.48%) C++
7 16 (15.53%) TypeScript
8 10 (9.71%) Perl
9 9 (8.74%) SQL
10 4 (3.88%) Scala
11 1 (0.97%) Java 11
11 1 (0.97%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 32 (31.07%) Degree
2 26 (25.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (17.48%) OCP
3 18 (17.48%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (8.74%) Security Cleared
5 7 (6.80%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (19.42%) SLA
2 15 (14.56%) GDPR
2 15 (14.56%) QA
3 12 (11.65%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (43.69%) Docker
2 19 (18.45%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (8.74%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.74%) KVM
3 9 (8.74%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (8.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.74%) Xen
4 1 (0.97%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 57 (55.34%) Kubernetes
2 54 (52.43%) Kibana
3 39 (37.86%) Grafana
3 39 (37.86%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (31.07%) Ansible
5 21 (20.39%) Terraform
6 16 (15.53%) Puppet
7 15 (14.56%) logstash
8 10 (9.71%) Opsview
9 5 (4.85%) Prometheus
10 4 (3.88%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (1.94%) Consul
11 2 (1.94%) Graphite
11 2 (1.94%) Packer
12 1 (0.97%) Galera Cluster
12 1 (0.97%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (17.48%) Oracle
2 16 (15.53%) PayPal
3 10 (9.71%) New Relic
4 9 (8.74%) Perforce
4 9 (8.74%) VMware
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.94%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.97%) Pega
7 1 (0.97%) WSO2