Period
to 5 May 2021

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 5 May 2021 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
5 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 320 389 390
Rank change year-on-year +69 +1 +124
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 47 39 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.36% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 0.52% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 107
10th Percentile £46,350 £38,150 £32,500
25th Percentile £49,500 £45,938 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,750 £57,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.17% +27.78% -25.00%
75th Percentile £68,438 £61,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £71,625 £68,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £63,125
% change year-on-year - +6.93% -6.48%

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 5,546 7,566 10,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.60% 40.55% 39.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,604 6,499 9,125
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +6.00%

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 5 May 2021.

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 5 May 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
Thames Valley +39 25 £55,000 -4.35% 10
Berkshire +32 20 £67,500 +17.39% 5
Hampshire +37 10 £62,500 - 1
Surrey +33 10 - -
Buckinghamshire +25 3 £51,500 -15.57% 1
Oxfordshire +24 2 £60,000 +26.32% 4
East Sussex +22 2 - -
Elastic Stack
England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 41 (87.23%) AWS
2 35 (74.47%) DevOps
3 26 (55.32%) Serverless
4 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
4 25 (53.19%) TDD
5 23 (48.94%) Python
5 23 (48.94%) Node.js
6 22 (46.81%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (44.68%) Terraform
7 21 (44.68%) Grafana
7 21 (44.68%) Social Skills
8 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
9 19 (40.43%) C#
10 18 (38.30%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
10 18 (38.30%) Marketing
10 18 (38.30%) Ansible
10 18 (38.30%) Serverless Framework
11 17 (36.17%) SOLID
11 17 (36.17%) .NET
11 17 (36.17%) Automotive
12 16 (34.04%) Linux
12 16 (34.04%) Degree
12 16 (34.04%) Docker
12 16 (34.04%) REST
13 15 (31.91%) Kubernetes
13 15 (31.91%) React
13 15 (31.91%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (31.91%) API Development
13 15 (31.91%) .NET Core

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 9 (19.15%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (14.89%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (14.89%) GemFire
3 6 (12.77%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Jupyter
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Campfire
Cloud Services
1 41 (87.23%) AWS
2 26 (55.32%) Serverless
3 15 (31.91%) AWS Lambda
4 13 (27.66%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (27.66%) Amazon S3
5 10 (21.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (21.28%) GitHub
6 9 (19.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (19.15%) PaaS
7 8 (17.02%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (17.02%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (17.02%) Apigee
7 8 (17.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (14.89%) Azure
9 6 (12.77%) Amazon EKS
10 5 (10.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (8.51%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (6.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Calico
2 3 (6.38%) Network Security
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) Broadband
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) NoSQL
1 15 (31.91%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (27.66%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (17.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (53.19%) Jenkins
2 12 (25.53%) Git (software)
3 11 (23.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 9 (19.15%) GitLab
5 7 (14.89%) Cucumber
5 7 (14.89%) Gradle
5 7 (14.89%) gulp
5 7 (14.89%) Protractor
5 7 (14.89%) Selenium
5 7 (14.89%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (10.64%) Metasploit
7 2 (4.26%) ESLint
8 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 21 (44.68%) Social Skills
2 18 (38.30%) Marketing
3 17 (36.17%) Automotive
4 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (21.28%) Finance
5 9 (19.15%) Banking
5 9 (19.15%) Law
6 4 (8.51%) Public Sector
7 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Integration Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Information Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) IT Analyst
3 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.77%) Architect
5 5 (10.64%) DevSecOps Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps
6 3 (6.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (48.94%) Node.js
2 20 (42.55%) AngularJS
3 18 (38.30%) Serverless Framework
4 17 (36.17%) .NET
5 16 (34.04%) REST
6 15 (31.91%) .NET Core
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET Core
6 15 (31.91%) React
7 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 10 (21.28%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.02%) Spring
8 8 (17.02%) Spring Boot
9 7 (14.89%) J2EE
9 7 (14.89%) Kafka
9 7 (14.89%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (14.89%) Spring Integration
9 7 (14.89%) WireMock
10 5 (10.64%) OAuth
10 5 (10.64%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (10.64%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (10.64%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (4.26%) Cloud Native
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 7 (14.89%) Unix
3 5 (10.64%) Kali Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (8.51%) CentOS
4 4 (8.51%) Windows
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) DevOps
2 25 (53.19%) TDD
3 22 (46.81%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (38.30%) Digital Marketing
4 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
5 17 (36.17%) SOLID
6 15 (31.91%) API Development
7 14 (29.79%) Computer Science
8 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (27.66%) DevSecOps
9 10 (21.28%) Design Thinking
9 10 (21.28%) SDLC
10 9 (19.15%) Digital Banking
10 9 (19.15%) Microservices
10 9 (19.15%) Problem Management
10 9 (19.15%) Service-Level Objective
10 9 (19.15%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 7 (14.89%) Process Improvement
11 7 (14.89%) Servant Leadership
11 7 (14.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Python
2 19 (40.43%) C#
3 14 (29.79%) Go
3 14 (29.79%) Java
4 11 (23.40%) Bash Shell
4 11 (23.40%) Ruby
5 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.38%) SQL
7 2 (4.26%) C
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.13%) Java 8
8 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 12 (25.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (14.89%) OCP
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) AWS Certification
5 3 (6.38%) RHCE
5 3 (6.38%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) WCAG
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 16 (34.04%) Docker
2 9 (19.15%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) Grafana
1 21 (44.68%) Terraform
2 18 (38.30%) Ansible
3 15 (31.91%) Kubernetes
4 11 (23.40%) Prometheus
5 9 (19.15%) Kibana
5 9 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (14.89%) Puppet
7 5 (10.64%) Consul
7 5 (10.64%) Graphite
7 5 (10.64%) Nessus
7 5 (10.64%) Nmap
7 5 (10.64%) Packer
8 3 (6.38%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (4.26%) Opsview
10 1 (2.13%) Ganeti
10 1 (2.13%) OpenView
10 1 (2.13%) Proxmox
10 1 (2.13%) SCOM
10 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) PayPal
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.64%) Qualys
5 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Citrix
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Meraki
6 1 (2.13%) Pega
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.13%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) WSO2