Period
to 17 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London 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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 229 366 278
Rank change year-on-year +137 -88 +54
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 453 554 1,014
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.30% 0.78% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.44% 5.36% 7.87%
Number of salaries quoted 559 495 909
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,700 £79,000
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 the UK excluding London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK excluding London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 4,800 10,341 12,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.74% 14.50% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,882 8,245 10,261
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 17 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London

Elasticsearch
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
North of England +128 123 £52,500 +14.13% 39
South East +81 117 £55,000 +15.79% 31
South West +68 88 £55,000 +4.76% 24
Yorkshire +69 72 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Midlands +80 48 £55,000 -11.29% 23
North West +94 47 £52,500 +12.30% 32
West Midlands +73 29 £52,500 -4.55% 18
East of England +94 28 £75,000 +80.72% 15
Wales +58 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Scotland +14 20 £55,000 +4.76% 12
East Midlands +58 19 £55,000 -35.29% 5
North East +22 4 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 - 2
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 199 (43.93%) DevOps
2 191 (42.16%) Java
3 183 (40.40%) Python
4 170 (37.53%) SQL
5 159 (35.10%) PostgreSQL
6 147 (32.45%) AWS
7 144 (31.79%) Docker
8 140 (30.91%) Software Engineering
9 139 (30.68%) Kubernetes
10 135 (29.80%) C#
10 135 (29.80%) RabbitMQ
11 134 (29.58%) JavaScript
12 128 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
13 119 (26.27%) GCP
14 118 (26.05%) Git (software)
15 116 (25.61%) Microservices
16 113 (24.94%) Azure
17 112 (24.72%) Ansible
18 111 (24.50%) Terraform
19 97 (21.41%) Linux
20 96 (21.19%) Jenkins
21 92 (20.31%) Spring
22 89 (19.65%) MongoDB
23 88 (19.43%) Google
23 88 (19.43%) React
24 84 (18.54%) NoSQL
25 83 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
26 81 (17.88%) Security Cleared
26 81 (17.88%) Kafka
27 77 (17.00%) SQL Server

Elasticsearch
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 70 (15.45%) Apache Spark
2 64 (14.13%) Apache
3 61 (13.47%) nginx
4 18 (3.97%) Apache Solr
5 14 (3.09%) Confluence
6 13 (2.87%) IIS
7 10 (2.21%) Drupal
8 9 (1.99%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.10%) CMS
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.44%) DNN
11 2 (0.44%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.66%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 147 (32.45%) AWS
2 119 (26.27%) GCP
3 113 (24.94%) Azure
4 64 (14.13%) GitHub
5 51 (11.26%) Stackdriver
6 29 (6.40%) SaaS
7 28 (6.18%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (4.19%) PaaS
9 15 (3.31%) IaaS
10 14 (3.09%) Power Platform
11 13 (2.87%) Amazon SageMaker
12 12 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (2.65%) Serverless
13 11 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
14 10 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
15 9 (1.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 8 (1.77%) Amazon EKS
16 8 (1.77%) Amazon S3
16 8 (1.77%) AWS CloudFormation
16 8 (1.77%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.99%) DNS
2 8 (1.77%) NetScaler
2 8 (1.77%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.77%) VPN
3 7 (1.55%) Firewall
4 4 (0.88%) SSL
5 2 (0.44%) DHCP
5 2 (0.44%) FTP
5 2 (0.44%) Internet
5 2 (0.44%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.44%) LAN
5 2 (0.44%) WAN
6 1 (0.22%) HTTP
6 1 (0.22%) MPLS
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) SMTP
6 1 (0.22%) SSH
6 1 (0.22%) VoIP
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (35.10%) PostgreSQL
2 89 (19.65%) MongoDB
3 84 (18.54%) NoSQL
4 77 (17.00%) SQL Server
5 75 (16.56%) Redis
6 55 (12.14%) MySQL
7 48 (10.60%) Big Data
8 18 (3.97%) Hadoop
9 16 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (3.09%) Power BI
11 13 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (1.77%) InterSystems Cache
15 7 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (1.55%) Neo4j
15 7 (1.55%) Relational Database
16 6 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
16 6 (1.32%) HBase
17 4 (0.88%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 118 (26.05%) Git (software)
2 96 (21.19%) Jenkins
3 53 (11.70%) Gradle
4 42 (9.27%) Subversion
5 35 (7.73%) Mercurial
6 23 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (4.86%) JIRA
8 18 (3.97%) GitLab
9 11 (2.43%) Selenium
10 9 (1.99%) NUnit
11 8 (1.77%) JUnit
12 7 (1.55%) Artifactory
13 6 (1.32%) CircleCI
14 5 (1.10%) gulp
14 5 (1.10%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.10%) webpack
15 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
15 4 (0.88%) Mockito
15 4 (0.88%) SonarQube
15 4 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (14.35%) Public Sector
2 34 (7.51%) Marketing
3 30 (6.62%) Finance
4 19 (4.19%) Publishing
5 14 (3.09%) Retail
6 10 (2.21%) Electronics
7 8 (1.77%) Advertising
7 8 (1.77%) Games
7 8 (1.77%) Law
8 6 (1.32%) Banking
9 4 (0.88%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.66%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 214 (47.24%) Developer
2 92 (20.31%) Senior Developer
2 92 (20.31%) Software Engineer
3 72 (15.89%) Java Developer
4 45 (9.93%) Python Engineer
5 42 (9.27%) DevOps Engineer
5 42 (9.27%) Python Software Engineer
6 30 (6.62%) Software Developer
7 27 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
8 24 (5.30%) Digital Developer
8 24 (5.30%) Digital Transformation
9 22 (4.86%) C# Developer
10 20 (4.42%) Full Stack Developer
11 18 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (3.97%) Web Developer
12 15 (3.31%) Architect
12 15 (3.31%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (3.31%) Senior Web Developer
13 13 (2.87%) React Developer
14 12 (2.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (29.80%) RabbitMQ
2 92 (20.31%) Spring
3 88 (19.43%) React
4 81 (17.88%) Kafka
5 76 (16.78%) .NET
6 73 (16.11%) Node.js
7 58 (12.80%) Spring Boot
8 56 (12.36%) AngularJS
9 54 (11.92%) HTML
10 51 (11.26%) Spring Integration
11 48 (10.60%) CSS
12 41 (9.05%) Vue.js
13 40 (8.83%) ASP.NET
13 40 (8.83%) REST
14 38 (8.39%) RESTful
15 35 (7.73%) Elastic Stack
16 34 (7.51%) HTML5
17 29 (6.40%) .NET Core
18 27 (5.96%) GraphQL
18 27 (5.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.96%) Mobile App
2 16 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.09%) Data Centre
4 13 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (1.99%) RIA
6 8 (1.77%) iPhone
6 8 (1.77%) Public Cloud
6 8 (1.77%) Renewable Energy
7 6 (1.32%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.32%) NHS
7 6 (1.32%) User Experience
8 5 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.88%) Clustering
9 4 (0.88%) PKI
9 4 (0.88%) Social Network
10 3 (0.66%) Analytical Mindset
10 3 (0.66%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.66%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.66%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 97 (21.41%) Linux
2 47 (10.38%) Windows
3 33 (7.28%) Windows Server
4 23 (5.08%) CentOS
5 17 (3.75%) Ubuntu
6 14 (3.09%) Unix
7 10 (2.21%) Android
8 4 (0.88%) Debian
8 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.22%) Solaris
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (43.93%) DevOps
2 140 (30.91%) Software Engineering
3 128 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (25.61%) Microservices
5 83 (18.32%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (15.45%) TDD
7 63 (13.91%) Scrum
8 61 (13.47%) Service Management
9 57 (12.58%) OO
10 51 (11.26%) API Integration
10 51 (11.26%) ITSM
11 49 (10.82%) MVC
12 29 (6.40%) Web Development
13 28 (6.18%) Infrastructure as Code
14 26 (5.74%) Analytics
14 26 (5.74%) Cybersecurity
14 26 (5.74%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (5.30%) BDD
16 23 (5.08%) Artificial Intelligence
17 22 (4.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 191 (42.16%) Java
2 183 (40.40%) Python
3 170 (37.53%) SQL
4 135 (29.80%) C#
5 134 (29.58%) JavaScript
6 46 (10.15%) C++
6 46 (10.15%) Go
7 43 (9.49%) TypeScript
8 34 (7.51%) Bash Shell
8 34 (7.51%) PHP
9 27 (5.96%) T-SQL
10 25 (5.52%) PowerShell
11 22 (4.86%) Java 8
12 20 (4.42%) Scala
13 15 (3.31%) PL/SQL
14 14 (3.09%) Shell Script
15 12 (2.65%) Ruby
16 10 (2.21%) C
17 7 (1.55%) Groovy
18 6 (1.32%) Rust
Qualifications
1 81 (17.88%) Security Cleared
2 72 (15.89%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.53%) Degree
4 10 (2.21%) AWS Certification
5 8 (1.77%) RHCE
6 5 (1.10%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.88%) MCSA
7 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CISSP
9 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.65%) QA
2 6 (1.32%) SLA
3 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 144 (31.79%) Docker
2 18 (3.97%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.99%) vSphere
5 8 (1.77%) XenApp
5 8 (1.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.22%) NFS
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 139 (30.68%) Kubernetes
2 112 (24.72%) Ansible
3 111 (24.50%) Terraform
4 66 (14.57%) Grafana
5 40 (8.83%) Puppet
6 24 (5.30%) Kibana
7 19 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (3.09%) HAProxy
9 13 (2.87%) Prometheus
10 11 (2.43%) logstash
11 7 (1.55%) Consul
11 7 (1.55%) Nagios
12 6 (1.32%) Graylog
13 5 (1.10%) Icinga
14 4 (0.88%) Failover Clustering
14 4 (0.88%) ZABBIX
15 3 (0.66%) Capistrano
16 2 (0.44%) Graphite
16 2 (0.44%) Packer
16 2 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (19.43%) Google
2 52 (11.48%) Oracle
3 51 (11.26%) ServiceNow
3 51 (11.26%) Splunk
4 37 (8.17%) Microsoft
5 14 (3.09%) Red Hat
5 14 (3.09%) VMware
6 8 (1.77%) F5
7 6 (1.32%) Atlassian
8 5 (1.10%) New Relic
9 3 (0.66%) Adobe
9 3 (0.66%) Apple
9 3 (0.66%) Cisco
9 3 (0.66%) SAP
9 3 (0.66%) Tealium
9 3 (0.66%) Zend
10 2 (0.44%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.44%) NetApp
10 2 (0.44%) Remedy
10 2 (0.44%) SolarWinds