Period
to 28 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elastic Stack (formerly ELK Stack - Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana)
UK
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 662 959 1139
Rank change year-on-year +297 +180 +163
Permanent jobs citing Elastic Stack 581 311 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.15% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.80% 0.40% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 420 289 104
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -14.29% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £47,375
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £78,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -12.50% -

Elastic Stack is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 72373 78180 83667
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.51% 38.79% 37.89%
Number of salaries quoted 60530 67750 71236
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Elastic Stack
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Elastic Stack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elastic Stack over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Elastic Stack in the UK

Elastic Stack
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elastic Stack within the UK over the 6 months to 28 July 2017. 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
England +303 549 £62,500 +4.17% 39
London +229 369 £65,000 +4.00% 28
UK excluding London +128 193 £55,000 +4.76% 13
South East +101 62 £62,500 +8.70% 6
North of England +6 52 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Midlands +36 31 £52,500 -4.55% 2
North West -21 26 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Yorkshire +29 25 £55,000 -18.52% 1
South West +19 24 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands +3 24 £34,500 -37.27% 2
East of England +26 11 £50,000 -4.76%
Wales +11 11 £36,116 +3.19%
East Midlands +24 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Scotland +7 2 - - 2
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, IT jobs citing Elastic Stack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Elastic Stack.

1 388 (66.78%) Linux
2 355 (61.10%) Amazon AWS
3 307 (52.84%) DevOps
4 303 (52.15%) Agile Software Development
5 281 (48.36%) Python
6 264 (45.44%) Java
7 259 (44.58%) Puppet
8 244 (42.00%) Elasticsearch
9 239 (41.14%) Ansible
10 225 (38.73%) Docker
11 220 (37.87%) Jenkins
12 209 (35.97%) Kibana
13 200 (34.42%) logstash
14 199 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
15 191 (32.87%) MongoDB
16 182 (31.33%) Git (software)
17 174 (29.95%) Scrum
17 174 (29.95%) NoSQL
18 170 (29.26%) Opscode Chef
19 164 (28.23%) TDD
20 152 (26.16%) Bash Shell
21 149 (25.65%) Kanban
22 139 (23.92%) Configuration Management
23 136 (23.41%) MySQL
24 135 (23.24%) Apache Cassandra
25 134 (23.06%) Microsoft Azure
26 125 (21.51%) Finance
27 122 (21.00%) Windows
27 122 (21.00%) Splunk
28 118 (20.31%) Kubernetes

Elastic Stack
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 244 (42.00%) Elasticsearch
2 107 (18.42%) Apache Solr
3 98 (16.87%) Tomcat
4 93 (16.01%) Apache Spark
5 90 (15.49%) Apache
6 84 (14.46%) nginx
7 76 (13.08%) Jetty
8 74 (12.74%) JBoss
9 61 (10.50%) WebLogic
10 60 (10.33%) OpenStack
11 58 (9.98%) WebSphere
12 24 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
13 22 (3.79%) Confluence
14 18 (3.10%) IIS
15 10 (1.72%) Apache TomEE
16 7 (1.20%) Apache Pig
16 7 (1.20%) SharePoint
17 6 (1.03%) Drupal
18 5 (0.86%) CMS
19 3 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
1 1 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 355 (61.10%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (23.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (13.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 64 (11.02%) Amazon EC2
5 56 (9.64%) Amazon S3
6 33 (5.68%) GitHub
7 29 (4.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 28 (4.82%) SaaS
9 27 (4.65%) CloudBees
10 26 (4.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 26 (4.48%) Datadog
11 24 (4.13%) IaaS
12 20 (3.44%) Loggly
13 19 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 12 (2.07%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
14 12 (2.07%) Sumo Logic
15 10 (1.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 9 (1.55%) Amazon EMR
16 9 (1.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 53 (9.12%) DNS
2 42 (7.23%) Internet
3 35 (6.02%) HTTP
4 26 (4.48%) Firewall
5 24 (4.13%) TCP/IP
6 23 (3.96%) LDAP
7 20 (3.44%) VPN
8 13 (2.24%) IMAP
8 13 (2.24%) SMTP
9 11 (1.89%) Network Security
10 10 (1.72%) Broadband
10 10 (1.72%) FTP
11 8 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (1.20%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (1.20%) OpenVPN
12 7 (1.20%) SAN
12 7 (1.20%) SNMP
13 4 (0.69%) Kerberos
13 4 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (32.87%) MongoDB
2 174 (29.95%) NoSQL
3 136 (23.41%) MySQL
4 135 (23.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 115 (19.79%) Redis
6 108 (18.59%) Hadoop
7 107 (18.42%) Big Data
8 93 (16.01%) PostgreSQL
9 91 (15.66%) SQL Server
10 75 (12.91%) Riak
11 69 (11.88%) Couchbase
12 39 (6.71%) Amazon RDS
13 38 (6.54%) Relational Database
14 34 (5.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 26 (4.48%) Event Store
16 19 (3.27%) InfluxDB
17 17 (2.93%) RethinkDB
18 13 (2.24%) CouchDB
18 13 (2.24%) Neo4j
19 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 220 (37.87%) Jenkins
2 182 (31.33%) Git (software)
3 96 (16.52%) JIRA
4 91 (15.66%) TeamCity
5 78 (13.43%) Vagrant
6 66 (11.36%) Maven
7 57 (9.81%) Selenium
8 50 (8.61%) Subversion
9 45 (7.75%) Hudson
10 39 (6.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 39 (6.71%) Grunt
11 38 (6.54%) GoCD
12 33 (5.68%) GitLab
13 32 (5.51%) gulp
13 32 (5.51%) Octopus Deploy
14 31 (5.34%) HP UFT
14 31 (5.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (4.65%) ClearCase
16 25 (4.30%) Bower
17 21 (3.61%) Cucumber
General
1 125 (21.51%) Finance
2 82 (14.11%) Banking
3 63 (10.84%) Retail
4 59 (10.15%) Telecoms
5 35 (6.02%) Marketing
6 30 (5.16%) Law
7 29 (4.99%) Investment Banking
8 25 (4.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 24 (4.13%) Electronics
9 24 (4.13%) Manufacturing
10 23 (3.96%) Retail Banking
11 13 (2.24%) Publishing
12 12 (2.07%) Games
13 8 (1.38%) Front Office
14 4 (0.69%) Military
15 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.34%) Billing
17 1 (0.17%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 182 (31.33%) Developer
2 169 (29.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (12.91%) Senior Developer
4 60 (10.33%) Java Developer
5 58 (9.98%) Cloud Engineer
6 51 (8.78%) Linux Engineer
7 50 (8.61%) AWS Engineer
8 40 (6.88%) AWS DevOps
9 37 (6.37%) Lead DevOps
10 33 (5.68%) Senior DevOps
11 32 (5.51%) Architect
12 29 (4.99%) Consultant
13 28 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 27 (4.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 27 (4.65%) DevOps Consultant
15 25 (4.30%) .NET Developer
15 25 (4.30%) Software Developer
16 24 (4.13%) Analytics Developer
17 23 (3.96%) Platform Engineer
18 21 (3.61%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (17.90%) Node.js
2 103 (17.73%) AngularJS
3 96 (16.52%) .NET
4 77 (13.25%) Lucene
5 76 (13.08%) Web Services
6 71 (12.22%) React
7 59 (10.15%) HTML
8 58 (9.98%) ActiveMQ
9 49 (8.43%) RabbitMQ
10 48 (8.26%) CSS
11 45 (7.75%) Spring
12 42 (7.23%) Kafka
12 42 (7.23%) RESTful
13 33 (5.68%) HTML5
14 32 (5.51%) .NET Core
14 32 (5.51%) Aurelia
15 31 (5.34%) Serverless Framework
16 30 (5.16%) Lambda Expressions
17 29 (4.99%) REST
18 28 (4.82%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.29%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (6.88%) Fintech
3 37 (6.37%) Computer Science
4 31 (5.34%) Clustering
4 31 (5.34%) Public Cloud
5 28 (4.82%) Data Centre
6 27 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (3.96%) Derivative
7 23 (3.96%) Equity Derivative
8 19 (3.27%) User Experience
9 18 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (2.93%) Management Information System
11 12 (2.07%) iPad
12 10 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.72%) PKI
13 9 (1.55%) Linked Data
13 9 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
13 9 (1.55%) Smart Meter
14 8 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 388 (66.78%) Linux
2 122 (21.00%) Windows
3 101 (17.38%) Unix
4 47 (8.09%) CentOS
5 36 (6.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 35 (6.02%) Ubuntu
7 30 (5.16%) CoreOS
8 29 (4.99%) Android
9 28 (4.82%) Apple iOS
10 22 (3.79%) Windows Server
11 18 (3.10%) Solaris
12 13 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (1.72%) AIX
14 9 (1.55%) FreeBSD
15 8 (1.38%) Debian
15 8 (1.38%) Windows Server 2008
16 4 (0.69%) HPUX
17 2 (0.34%) Fedora
17 2 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (52.84%) DevOps
2 303 (52.15%) Agile Software Development
3 199 (34.25%) Continuous Integration
4 174 (29.95%) Scrum
5 164 (28.23%) TDD
6 149 (25.65%) Kanban
7 139 (23.92%) Configuration Management
8 109 (18.76%) Microservices
9 94 (16.18%) Software Engineering
10 87 (14.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 75 (12.91%) Open Source
12 69 (11.88%) Mentoring
13 68 (11.70%) Test Automation
14 67 (11.53%) OO
15 66 (11.36%) DSDM
15 66 (11.36%) RUP
16 63 (10.84%) Analytics
17 61 (10.50%) BDD
18 58 (9.98%) Coaching
19 57 (9.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 281 (48.36%) Python
2 264 (45.44%) Java
3 152 (26.16%) Bash Shell
4 115 (19.79%) JavaScript
4 115 (19.79%) Ruby
5 106 (18.24%) SQL
6 98 (16.87%) C#
7 96 (16.52%) Perl
8 75 (12.91%) Go
9 72 (12.39%) PowerShell
10 70 (12.05%) PHP
11 62 (10.67%) Scala
12 48 (8.26%) Groovy
13 37 (6.37%) ES6
14 31 (5.34%) C++
15 17 (2.93%) Shell Script
16 12 (2.07%) Jython
17 10 (1.72%) VB
18 8 (1.38%) R
19 5 (0.86%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 85 (14.63%) Degree
2 45 (7.75%) Security Cleared
3 36 (6.20%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.20%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.69%) CEH
6 4 (0.69%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.52%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.34%) CISSP
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) CISA
9 1 (0.17%) CISM
9 1 (0.17%) GCIH
9 1 (0.17%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.61%) QA
2 11 (1.89%) GCP
3 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.52%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) GPG13
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 225 (38.73%) Docker
2 32 (5.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (3.10%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 11 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.55%) KVM
6 8 (1.38%) Varnish
6 8 (1.38%) VirtualBox
7 6 (1.03%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.86%) LXC
8 5 (0.86%) NFS
8 5 (0.86%) Snort
8 5 (0.86%) Xen
9 4 (0.69%) HDFS
9 4 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.17%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.17%) zsh
Systems Management
1 259 (44.58%) Puppet
2 239 (41.14%) Ansible
3 209 (35.97%) Kibana
4 200 (34.42%) logstash
5 170 (29.26%) Opscode Chef
6 118 (20.31%) Kubernetes
7 117 (20.14%) Terraform
8 97 (16.70%) Nagios
9 67 (11.53%) Salt
10 59 (10.15%) Grafana
11 58 (9.98%) ZABBIX
12 56 (9.64%) Packer
13 45 (7.75%) Graphite
14 34 (5.85%) HAProxy
14 34 (5.85%) Prometheus
15 28 (4.82%) Docker Swarm
16 25 (4.30%) Consul
17 24 (4.13%) Mesos
18 21 (3.61%) CA Service Virtualization
19 17 (2.93%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 122 (21.00%) Splunk
2 91 (15.66%) Oracle
3 89 (15.32%) New Relic
4 75 (12.91%) Google
5 63 (10.84%) AppDynamics
6 45 (7.75%) Dynatrace
6 45 (7.75%) Red Hat
6 45 (7.75%) VMware
7 34 (5.85%) SaltStack
8 28 (4.82%) CA
9 27 (4.65%) IBM
9 27 (4.65%) SAP
10 21 (3.61%) XebiaLabs
11 20 (3.44%) Microsoft
12 16 (2.75%) Atlassian
13 15 (2.58%) Rackspace
14 13 (2.24%) Apple
14 13 (2.24%) SolarWinds
15 12 (2.07%) Cisco
15 12 (2.07%) ServiceNow
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + bonus and additional benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Missguided
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West London
Talent International
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Gold Group
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £90000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £76,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Montash Limited
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
North West London
Win Technologies
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 25 days holiday
Posted: 23 days ago
UK
Leidos
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Betting and Gaming
Posted: 17 days ago
Hereford
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago