The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for Erlang skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Erlang
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 66 67
Rank change year-on-year +9 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Erlang 2 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.44% 1.08% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.73% 1.77% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 5
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £68,500 £73,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £63,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year -28.23% +10.86%  

Erlang is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 273 395 386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 60.13% 61.15% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 228 358 341
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Erlang
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Erlang as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Erlang in Staffordshire

Erlang
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Erlang in Staffordshire

Erlang
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +13 1 £55,000 -13.72%
Erlang
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT jobs citing Erlang also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Erlang.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
3 10 (71.43%) Functional Programming
4 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
4 8 (57.14%) High Availability
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) OOP
5 7 (50.00%) SOAP
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
5 7 (50.00%) SOA
5 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 7 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 7 (50.00%) Velocity
5 7 (50.00%) Degree
5 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (50.00%) Service Design
6 6 (42.86%) QA
7 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
7 5 (35.71%) Haskell
7 5 (35.71%) Internet
7 5 (35.71%) Middleware
7 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
7 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Multithreaded Programming
7 5 (35.71%) Clojure
8 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software

Erlang
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Internet
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Riak
4 3 (21.43%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Software Architect
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Architect
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Database Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Application Security Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 2 (14.29%) Security Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) SOAP
2 7 (50.00%) Velocity
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Ajax
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Kafka
4 3 (21.43%) WinForms
4 3 (21.43%) WPF
4 3 (21.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) N-Tier
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (21.43%) Algorithms
4 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
4 3 (21.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Functional Programming
2 8 (57.14%) High Availability
2 8 (57.14%) OOP
3 7 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (50.00%) Service Design
3 7 (50.00%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
5 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Complexity Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) IT Strategy
6 3 (21.43%) Low Latency
6 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) Clojure
3 5 (35.71%) Haskell
4 3 (21.43%) F#
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) TypeScript
4 3 (21.43%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) Go
5 2 (14.29%) Scala
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft