Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 348 300 332
Rank change year-on-year -48 +32 +54
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 649 974 895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.82% 1.05% 0.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.78% 6.75% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 588 820 776
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,375 £71,250
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 11,225 14,439 16,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 14.24% 15.63% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8,743 11,622 13,454
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,943 £43,692 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.71% +9.23% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Elasticsearch as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -22 219 £52,500 +5.00% 31
South West +5 134 £55,000 +15.79% 25
North of England -85 113 £46,250 -7.50% 27
East of England +37 81 £45,000 -21.74% 24
North West -26 59 £50,000 -2.44% 19
Midlands +1 56 £57,500 -4.17% 17
Yorkshire -25 54 £45,000 - 7
West Midlands +12 33 £54,000 +13.68% 12
Wales +3 29 £33,811 -9.84% 3
East Midlands +7 23 £75,000 - 5
Scotland 0 18 £47,600 +5.78% 7
Elasticsearch
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 270 (41.60%) Linux
2 252 (38.83%) AWS
3 240 (36.98%) Docker
4 238 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 235 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
6 221 (34.05%) Python
7 199 (30.66%) DevOps
8 197 (30.35%) Java
9 185 (28.51%) Git (software)
10 170 (26.19%) Software Engineering
11 152 (23.42%) Kubernetes
12 151 (23.27%) MongoDB
13 150 (23.11%) Azure
14 146 (22.50%) SQL
15 142 (21.88%) AngularJS
16 141 (21.73%) .NET
17 140 (21.57%) MySQL
17 140 (21.57%) Node.js
17 140 (21.57%) React
18 136 (20.96%) C#
19 126 (19.41%) Kafka
20 122 (18.80%) Big Data
21 121 (18.64%) Degree
22 117 (18.03%) RESTful
23 115 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
24 114 (17.57%) PHP
25 113 (17.41%) Spring
26 110 (16.95%) Kibana
27 107 (16.49%) Ansible
28 105 (16.18%) Redis

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 91 (14.02%) Apache Spark
2 57 (8.78%) OpenStack
3 52 (8.01%) nginx
4 49 (7.55%) Apache
5 30 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 28 (4.31%) Apache Solr
7 22 (3.39%) IIS
8 21 (3.24%) Confluence
9 15 (2.31%) WebLogic
10 13 (2.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 13 (2.00%) CloudStack
11 8 (1.23%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.92%) JBoss
13 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.31%) Drupal
14 2 (0.31%) WordPress
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 1 (0.15%) SharePoint
15 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.15%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (1.85%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.46%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 252 (38.83%) AWS
2 150 (23.11%) Azure
3 79 (12.17%) GCP
4 60 (9.24%) Serverless
5 48 (7.40%) SaaS
6 46 (7.09%) OpenShift
7 33 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 32 (4.93%) GitHub
9 28 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
10 27 (4.16%) PaaS
11 25 (3.85%) Heroku
11 25 (3.85%) IaaS
12 24 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (3.54%) Amazon S3
14 22 (3.39%) Power Platform
15 17 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
16 12 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
17 11 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (1.69%) DigitalOcean
18 9 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 71 (10.94%) Firewall
2 62 (9.55%) TCP/IP
3 41 (6.32%) DNS
4 35 (5.39%) HTTPS
5 28 (4.31%) VPN
6 23 (3.54%) DHCP
6 23 (3.54%) Network Security
7 20 (3.08%) SSL
8 13 (2.00%) HTTP
9 8 (1.23%) VRRP
10 7 (1.08%) SAN
10 7 (1.08%) SMTP
11 5 (0.77%) Internet
12 4 (0.62%) Skype
12 4 (0.62%) VLAN
13 3 (0.46%) CTI
13 3 (0.46%) IPsec
13 3 (0.46%) NetScaler
14 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (23.27%) MongoDB
2 140 (21.57%) MySQL
3 122 (18.80%) Big Data
4 105 (16.18%) Redis
5 97 (14.95%) PostgreSQL
6 84 (12.94%) NoSQL
7 75 (11.56%) SQL Server
8 72 (11.09%) Hadoop
9 44 (6.78%) Relational Database
10 42 (6.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 35 (5.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 23 (3.54%) Neo4j
13 21 (3.24%) Power BI
14 20 (3.08%) Amazon Aurora
15 17 (2.62%) Apache Hive
16 13 (2.00%) HBase
17 12 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
17 12 (1.85%) RDBMS
18 10 (1.54%) Data Mining
18 10 (1.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 185 (28.51%) Git (software)
2 89 (13.71%) Jenkins
3 86 (13.25%) JIRA
4 42 (6.47%) Bitbucket
5 34 (5.24%) git-flow
6 23 (3.54%) JUnit
7 22 (3.39%) Visual Studio
8 20 (3.08%) Mercurial
9 19 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 19 (2.93%) Subversion
10 17 (2.62%) Selenium
11 16 (2.47%) Maven
11 16 (2.47%) Vagrant
12 15 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (2.16%) TeamCity
14 13 (2.00%) IntelliJ
14 13 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
15 11 (1.69%) Eclipse
16 10 (1.54%) Fiddler
16 10 (1.54%) LINQPad
General
1 62 (9.55%) Finance
2 33 (5.08%) Marketing
3 32 (4.93%) Public Sector
4 22 (3.39%) Games
4 22 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.24%) Electronics
5 21 (3.24%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.77%) Law
7 4 (0.62%) Advertising
7 4 (0.62%) Banking
7 4 (0.62%) Publishing
7 4 (0.62%) Retail
8 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.46%) Legal
9 2 (0.31%) French Language
9 2 (0.31%) German Language
9 2 (0.31%) Humanities
9 2 (0.31%) Social Science
10 1 (0.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.15%) Police
Job Titles
1 310 (47.77%) Developer
2 85 (13.10%) Software Engineer
3 74 (11.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 74 (11.40%) Software Developer
4 72 (11.09%) Senior Developer
5 68 (10.48%) Java Developer
6 57 (8.78%) Full Stack Developer
7 49 (7.55%) PHP Developer
8 35 (5.39%) C# Developer
9 32 (4.93%) Linux Engineer
10 31 (4.78%) Consultant
11 28 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
12 27 (4.16%) Junior
13 26 (4.01%) Java Engineer
13 26 (4.01%) Lead Developer
14 25 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
15 24 (3.70%) Architect
15 24 (3.70%) Python Developer
16 22 (3.39%) .NET Developer
16 22 (3.39%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (21.88%) AngularJS
2 141 (21.73%) .NET
3 140 (21.57%) Node.js
3 140 (21.57%) React
4 126 (19.41%) Kafka
5 117 (18.03%) RESTful
6 113 (17.41%) Spring
7 99 (15.25%) CSS
8 96 (14.79%) Vue.js
9 95 (14.64%) HTML
10 86 (13.25%) Elastic Stack
11 80 (12.33%) Web Services
12 63 (9.71%) RabbitMQ
13 61 (9.40%) GraphQL
14 59 (9.09%) ASP.NET
14 59 (9.09%) REST
15 55 (8.47%) .NET Core
16 52 (8.01%) Spring Boot
17 37 (5.70%) JSON
18 35 (5.39%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.39%) User Experience
2 21 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (2.93%) Algorithms
3 19 (2.93%) Replication
3 19 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
4 18 (2.77%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.77%) Virtual Team
5 17 (2.62%) Cybercrime
5 17 (2.62%) Linux Command Line
6 16 (2.47%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.16%) Cyberattack
7 14 (2.16%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 13 (2.00%) Clustering
8 13 (2.00%) PlayStation
9 12 (1.85%) PKI
10 11 (1.69%) Renewable Energy
11 10 (1.54%) BYOD
12 9 (1.39%) Cloud Native
13 8 (1.23%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 270 (41.60%) Linux
2 71 (10.94%) Windows
3 53 (8.17%) CentOS
4 42 (6.47%) Unix
5 40 (6.16%) Windows Server
6 36 (5.55%) Android
7 35 (5.39%) Apple iOS
8 34 (5.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 32 (4.93%) Ubuntu
10 10 (1.54%) VMS
11 8 (1.23%) Solaris
12 5 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (30.66%) DevOps
3 170 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 115 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (15.87%) Scrum
6 101 (15.56%) Microservices
7 92 (14.18%) TDD
8 79 (12.17%) MVC
9 75 (11.56%) Analytics
10 68 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
11 66 (10.17%) Machine Learning
12 63 (9.71%) Cybersecurity
12 63 (9.71%) Test Automation
13 57 (8.78%) Computer Science
14 51 (7.86%) Configuration Management
14 51 (7.86%) OO
15 50 (7.70%) Kanban
16 45 (6.93%) Unit Testing
17 44 (6.78%) Open Source
18 43 (6.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 238 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 221 (34.05%) Python
3 197 (30.35%) Java
4 146 (22.50%) SQL
5 136 (20.96%) C#
6 114 (17.57%) PHP
7 95 (14.64%) Ruby
8 84 (12.94%) Bash Shell
9 68 (10.48%) Go
10 47 (7.24%) C++
10 47 (7.24%) PowerShell
10 47 (7.24%) TypeScript
11 44 (6.78%) C
12 43 (6.63%) Perl
13 39 (6.01%) Scala
14 20 (3.08%) Kotlin
15 15 (2.31%) Java 8
16 13 (2.00%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.85%) ES6
18 11 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (18.64%) Degree
2 45 (6.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 42 (6.47%) Security Cleared
4 37 (5.70%) Network+ Certification
5 35 (5.39%) CCNA
5 35 (5.39%) Cisco Certification
6 34 (5.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (4.93%) CISSP
7 32 (4.93%) CompTIA Security+
7 32 (4.93%) GIAC
7 32 (4.93%) Linux+ Certification
7 32 (4.93%) MCSE
7 32 (4.93%) SANS
7 32 (4.93%) SSCP
8 24 (3.70%) DV Cleared
9 18 (2.77%) SC Cleared
10 10 (1.54%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.92%) PhD
12 3 (0.46%) ISTQB
13 2 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.54%) QA
2 11 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 240 (36.98%) Docker
2 30 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.16%) HDFS
4 10 (1.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (1.08%) NFS
6 6 (0.92%) Varnish
7 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.62%) vSphere
7 4 (0.62%) Xen
8 3 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.46%) XenApp
9 2 (0.31%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.15%) Samba
10 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 152 (23.42%) Kubernetes
2 110 (16.95%) Kibana
3 107 (16.49%) Ansible
4 85 (13.10%) Puppet
5 71 (10.94%) Terraform
6 66 (10.17%) logstash
7 48 (7.40%) Opscode Chef
8 28 (4.31%) Grafana
9 22 (3.39%) Prometheus
10 16 (2.47%) Graphite
10 16 (2.47%) Nagios
11 15 (2.31%) HAProxy
12 11 (1.69%) Packer
13 9 (1.39%) Hadoop YARN
13 9 (1.39%) Rsyslog
14 8 (1.23%) Salt
14 8 (1.23%) yum
15 7 (1.08%) Capistrano
16 6 (0.92%) Graylog
17 5 (0.77%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (13.25%) Google
2 55 (8.47%) Oracle
3 40 (6.16%) Microsoft
4 34 (5.24%) VMware
5 23 (3.54%) SAP
6 17 (2.62%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.16%) New Relic
8 13 (2.00%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.69%) AppDynamics
9 11 (1.69%) F5
9 11 (1.69%) Rackspace
10 10 (1.54%) IBM
11 8 (1.23%) SolarWinds
11 8 (1.23%) Sybase
11 8 (1.23%) Talend
12 6 (0.92%) HP
12 6 (0.92%) Splunk
13 5 (0.77%) Percona
13 5 (0.77%) Tableau
13 5 (0.77%) Telerik