Period
to 2 June 2020

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

Elasticsearch
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 320 312 314
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 423 817 982
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.87% 1.00% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.38% 6.83% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 381 757 899
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,300 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,350
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% -4.17%

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 6,626 11,957 16,126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 13.58% 14.62% 16.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5,149 9,165 13,095
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,050 £68,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 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
South East +4 148 £45,000 -10.00% 25
North of England +37 77 £52,500 +16.67% 23
East of England +70 52 £45,000 +3.45% 17
South West +22 50 £58,750 +11.90% 6
North West +20 44 £52,500 +5.00% 15
Scotland +77 43 £44,500 -6.32% 4
Midlands +44 37 £55,000 -12.00% 16
Yorkshire +75 32 £50,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands +35 21 £52,500 -16.00% 9
East Midlands +46 16 £55,000 -26.67% 7
Wales -24 11 £47,500 +18.75% 10
Northern Ireland +15 4 £42,000 -16.00%
North East +14 1 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Coast - 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 UK excluding London region with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 203 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (40.66%) AWS
3 158 (37.35%) JavaScript
4 146 (34.52%) Python
5 143 (33.81%) Docker
6 140 (33.10%) DevOps
7 139 (32.86%) Java
8 138 (32.62%) Linux
9 124 (29.31%) SQL
10 119 (28.13%) PHP
11 112 (26.48%) Git (software)
12 103 (24.35%) Kubernetes
13 101 (23.88%) Azure
14 97 (22.93%) Software Engineering
15 95 (22.46%) Redis
16 90 (21.28%) C#
17 84 (19.86%) SQL Server
18 83 (19.62%) Web Services
19 81 (19.15%) Jenkins
20 80 (18.91%) MySQL
21 79 (18.68%) TDD
21 79 (18.68%) MongoDB
22 77 (18.20%) Ansible
23 76 (17.97%) Kibana
23 76 (17.97%) RabbitMQ
23 76 (17.97%) Node.js
24 75 (17.73%) Machine Learning
25 74 (17.49%) HTML
25 74 (17.49%) Microservices
26 72 (17.02%) Big Data

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 46 (10.87%) Apache Spark
2 29 (6.86%) Apache
2 29 (6.86%) nginx
3 19 (4.49%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.60%) Confluence
4 11 (2.60%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.89%) IIS
6 6 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.95%) CMS
7 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.71%) Gluu
9 2 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.24%) Documentum
10 1 (0.24%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
10 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 15 (3.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.47%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 27 (6.38%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.24%) Eikon
3 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 172 (40.66%) AWS
2 101 (23.88%) Azure
3 62 (14.66%) Serverless
4 52 (12.29%) AWS Lambda
5 37 (8.75%) Amazon SQS
6 36 (8.51%) PaaS
7 35 (8.27%) GCP
8 33 (7.80%) Amazon S3
8 33 (7.80%) AWS CloudFormation
9 29 (6.86%) SaaS
10 26 (6.15%) GitHub
11 25 (5.91%) Amazon ECS
12 19 (4.49%) Amazon Kinesis
13 18 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
14 17 (4.02%) Office 365
15 11 (2.60%) IaaS
16 7 (1.65%) AWS Fargate
16 7 (1.65%) Power Platform
16 7 (1.65%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.02%) HTTP
2 11 (2.60%) VPN
3 9 (2.13%) SSL
4 7 (1.65%) Firewall
4 7 (1.65%) MPLS
4 7 (1.65%) VLAN
4 7 (1.65%) VPLS
5 6 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.18%) Network Security
7 4 (0.95%) Internet
8 3 (0.71%) DNS
8 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.71%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.71%) OpenVPN
8 3 (0.71%) tcpdump
9 2 (0.47%) Software-Defined Networking
10 1 (0.24%) ADSL2
10 1 (0.24%) DHCP
10 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (22.46%) Redis
2 84 (19.86%) SQL Server
3 80 (18.91%) MySQL
4 79 (18.68%) MongoDB
5 72 (17.02%) Big Data
6 54 (12.77%) NoSQL
7 50 (11.82%) PostgreSQL
8 48 (11.35%) Hadoop
9 41 (9.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (5.67%) Amazon Athena
11 18 (4.26%) Apache Accumulo
12 17 (4.02%) Relational Database
13 16 (3.78%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (3.78%) Neo4j
14 12 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (2.84%) Text Mining
15 10 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (2.36%) Flink
16 9 (2.13%) DB2
16 9 (2.13%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 112 (26.48%) Git (software)
2 81 (19.15%) Jenkins
3 34 (8.04%) Bitbucket
4 30 (7.09%) JIRA
5 23 (5.44%) PHPUnit
6 22 (5.20%) GitLab
7 21 (4.96%) Selenium
8 18 (4.26%) Maven
9 16 (3.78%) Cucumber
10 15 (3.55%) Cypress.io
10 15 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (3.31%) Subversion
12 13 (3.07%) git-flow
12 13 (3.07%) SonarQube
13 12 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (2.13%) Mercurial
14 9 (2.13%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.89%) Moq
16 7 (1.65%) Vagrant
16 7 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (9.22%) Finance
2 22 (5.20%) Games
3 20 (4.73%) Retail
4 15 (3.55%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.07%) Financial Institution
5 13 (3.07%) Marketing
6 5 (1.18%) Billing
6 5 (1.18%) Law
7 4 (0.95%) Automotive
7 4 (0.95%) Publishing
8 3 (0.71%) Local Government
8 3 (0.71%) Public Sector
8 3 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.47%) Banking
9 2 (0.47%) Police
Job Titles
1 188 (44.44%) Developer
2 64 (15.13%) Software Engineer
3 38 (8.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 35 (8.27%) Java Developer
4 35 (8.27%) Senior Developer
5 33 (7.80%) PHP Developer
6 27 (6.38%) Software Developer
7 26 (6.15%) Magento Developer
7 26 (6.15%) Python Engineer
8 22 (5.20%) AWS Developer
8 22 (5.20%) Python Software Engineer
9 20 (4.73%) Analyst
10 17 (4.02%) Technical Leader
10 17 (4.02%) Web Developer
11 16 (3.78%) .NET Developer
11 16 (3.78%) Team Leader
12 15 (3.55%) Full Stack Developer
12 15 (3.55%) Senior Software Engineer
13 14 (3.31%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.07%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (19.62%) Web Services
2 76 (17.97%) Node.js
2 76 (17.97%) RabbitMQ
3 74 (17.49%) HTML
4 64 (15.13%) .NET
5 63 (14.89%) REST
6 62 (14.66%) React
7 61 (14.42%) Elastic Stack
8 56 (13.24%) CSS
8 56 (13.24%) RESTful
9 53 (12.53%) Spring
10 52 (12.29%) Kafka
11 45 (10.64%) AngularJS
12 44 (10.40%) Spring Boot
13 35 (8.27%) jQuery
14 33 (7.80%) Gearman
15 32 (7.57%) .NET Core
16 29 (6.86%) SOAP
17 28 (6.62%) Symfony
18 23 (5.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (7.09%) User Experience
3 19 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (3.55%) Life Science
4 15 (3.55%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.60%) Algorithms
6 7 (1.65%) Cloud Native
7 6 (1.42%) Clustering
7 6 (1.42%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.42%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.42%) Replication
8 5 (1.18%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.95%) Cybercrime
10 3 (0.71%) Video\Live Streaming
10 3 (0.71%) Xbox
11 2 (0.47%) Blog
11 2 (0.47%) CCTV
11 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.47%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 138 (32.62%) Linux
2 42 (9.93%) Windows
3 20 (4.73%) Unix
4 9 (2.13%) Debian
5 8 (1.89%) CentOS
5 8 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.89%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 7 (1.65%) Android
7 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (47.99%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (33.10%) DevOps
3 97 (22.93%) Software Engineering
4 79 (18.68%) TDD
5 75 (17.73%) Machine Learning
6 74 (17.49%) Microservices
7 72 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (14.89%) Scrum
9 59 (13.95%) Analytics
10 57 (13.48%) Open Source
11 50 (11.82%) Artificial Intelligence
12 45 (10.64%) MVC
13 41 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
14 38 (8.98%) BDD
15 37 (8.75%) Data Science
16 34 (8.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 34 (8.04%) Test Automation
17 33 (7.80%) E-Commerce
18 32 (7.57%) Technical Leadership
19 31 (7.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 158 (37.35%) JavaScript
2 146 (34.52%) Python
3 139 (32.86%) Java
4 124 (29.31%) SQL
5 119 (28.13%) PHP
6 90 (21.28%) C#
7 39 (9.22%) Bash Shell
8 36 (8.51%) C++
9 25 (5.91%) Go
10 22 (5.20%) Ruby
11 19 (4.49%) Scala
12 18 (4.26%) PHP 7
12 18 (4.26%) PowerShell
13 13 (3.07%) C
13 13 (3.07%) TypeScript
14 11 (2.60%) Java 8
14 11 (2.60%) MATLAB
15 8 (1.89%) R
16 7 (1.65%) ES6
16 7 (1.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (10.17%) Degree
2 41 (9.69%) Security Cleared
3 29 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 28 (6.62%) DV Cleared
5 18 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.89%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.89%) CCNP
7 8 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.65%) MCITP
8 7 (1.65%) MCSE
8 7 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.18%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.47%) CISSP
10 2 (0.47%) ISEB
11 1 (0.24%) CSPO
11 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.24%) GCIA
11 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.02%) QA
2 9 (2.13%) GDPR
3 4 (0.95%) SLA
4 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
System Software
1 143 (33.81%) Docker
2 17 (4.02%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 17 (4.02%) Hyper-V
3 13 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (2.60%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.71%) iptables
7 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.24%) HDFS
8 1 (0.24%) NFS
8 1 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 103 (24.35%) Kubernetes
2 77 (18.20%) Ansible
3 76 (17.97%) Kibana
4 53 (12.53%) Puppet
5 50 (11.82%) Terraform
6 41 (9.69%) logstash
7 28 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (4.26%) Salt
9 16 (3.78%) Grafana
10 6 (1.42%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (1.42%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (1.18%) Nagios
11 5 (1.18%) Rancher
12 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.95%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.71%) Munin
13 3 (0.71%) OSSEC
13 3 (0.71%) Packer
14 2 (0.47%) Nessus
14 2 (0.47%) Nmap
Vendors
1 29 (6.86%) Oracle
2 27 (6.38%) Google
3 25 (5.91%) Splunk
4 24 (5.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (3.55%) VMware
6 10 (2.36%) HP
7 8 (1.89%) Cisco
7 8 (1.89%) Jitterbit
8 7 (1.65%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.65%) IBM
8 7 (1.65%) SaltStack
9 5 (1.18%) Databricks
10 4 (0.95%) Citrix
10 4 (0.95%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.95%) New Relic
10 4 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.95%) Talend
11 3 (0.71%) Symantec
11 3 (0.71%) Veritas
11 3 (0.71%) Xamarin