Period
to 23 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 278 316 459
Rank change year-on-year +38 +143 +424
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2175 1992 1325
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.24% 1.01% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.88% 5.44% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1788 1139
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +26.67%

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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 31616 36591 41753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.96% 18.60% 19.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25448 31116 34549
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +3.90%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 23 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Elasticsearch within the UK over the 6 months to 23 August 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 +42 2100 £60,000 +4.35% 151
London +12 1214 £65,000 +4.00% 92
UK excluding London +95 941 £50,000 +11.11% 67
South East +92 409 £57,500 +10.58% 19
East of England +69 165 £53,750 +7.50% 5
North of England +32 161 £42,500 -1.16% 12
North West -3 103 £44,000 +1.15% 6
Midlands +50 78 £36,000 +5.88% 10
South West -38 74 £47,500 - 13
West Midlands +39 58 £36,000 +10.77% 6
Yorkshire +14 46 £47,500 +11.76% 6
Wales +24 41 £34,000 -2.86% 4
East Midlands +12 20 £45,000 +4.65% 4
Scotland +21 13 £50,000 +12.04% 4
North East - 12 £25,000 -
Northern Ireland -15 1 £34,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 August 2017, IT jobs citing Elasticsearch 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 Elasticsearch.

1 1097 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 859 (39.49%) Java
3 833 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
4 798 (36.69%) JavaScript
5 710 (32.64%) Linux
6 696 (32.00%) MongoDB
7 682 (31.36%) TDD
8 652 (29.98%) AngularJS
9 628 (28.87%) Python
10 625 (28.74%) C#
11 569 (26.16%) DevOps
12 563 (25.89%) Docker
13 540 (24.83%) Git (software)
14 539 (24.78%) .NET
15 504 (23.17%) NoSQL
16 496 (22.80%) SQL
17 481 (22.11%) MVC
18 480 (22.07%) Node.js
19 478 (21.98%) HTML
20 475 (21.84%) SQL Server
21 469 (21.56%) MySQL
22 435 (20.00%) Jenkins
23 416 (19.13%) CSS
23 416 (19.13%) Software Engineering
24 386 (17.75%) Microsoft Azure
25 367 (16.87%) Big Data
26 359 (16.51%) Kibana
26 359 (16.51%) Scrum
27 347 (15.95%) OO
28 344 (15.82%) Finance

Elasticsearch
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
1 302 (13.89%) Apache Spark
2 277 (12.74%) Apache Solr
3 275 (12.64%) Apache
4 160 (7.36%) nginx
5 108 (4.97%) Tomcat
6 83 (3.82%) OpenStack
7 65 (2.99%) IIS
8 58 (2.67%) CMS
9 44 (2.02%) Jetty
9 44 (2.02%) WebSphere
10 42 (1.93%) JBoss
11 41 (1.89%) Confluence
12 35 (1.61%) WebLogic
13 32 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (1.06%) Umbraco
15 18 (0.83%) Drupal
16 13 (0.60%) Apache Pig
16 13 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
16 13 (0.60%) CloudStack
16 13 (0.60%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.14%) HipChat
2 3 (0.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.092%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.046%) InVision
4 1 (0.046%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.37%) Magento
2 4 (0.18%) SAP Business One
3 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.092%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.046%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 833 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
2 386 (17.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 144 (6.62%) GitHub
4 132 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
5 130 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 118 (5.43%) SaaS
7 96 (4.41%) Amazon S3
8 91 (4.18%) Cloud Computing
9 50 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
10 48 (2.21%) Amazon SQS
11 40 (1.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 40 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
12 36 (1.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 28 (1.29%) Google App Engine
14 26 (1.20%) Amazon Kinesis
14 26 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 24 (1.10%) PaaS
16 23 (1.06%) Datadog
17 21 (0.97%) Route 53
18 18 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 118 (5.43%) HTTP
2 52 (2.39%) Internet
3 45 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 41 (1.89%) DNS
5 40 (1.84%) Firewall
6 27 (1.24%) VPN
7 21 (0.97%) Network Security
7 21 (0.97%) SAN
8 13 (0.60%) VLAN
9 11 (0.51%) DHCP
9 11 (0.51%) SMS
10 10 (0.46%) LDAP
11 9 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (0.41%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (0.41%) IMAP
11 9 (0.41%) IPsec
12 8 (0.37%) BGP
12 8 (0.37%) OpenVPN
13 7 (0.32%) Cisco PIX
13 7 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 696 (32.00%) MongoDB
2 504 (23.17%) NoSQL
3 475 (21.84%) SQL Server
4 469 (21.56%) MySQL
5 367 (16.87%) Big Data
6 337 (15.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 323 (14.85%) Redis
8 310 (14.25%) Hadoop
9 247 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
10 128 (5.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 126 (5.79%) Relational Database
12 104 (4.78%) SQL Server 2014
13 79 (3.63%) Couchbase
14 76 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
15 71 (3.26%) RDBMS
16 62 (2.85%) Apache Hive
17 56 (2.57%) Neo4j
18 55 (2.53%) Riak
19 47 (2.16%) HBase
20 44 (2.02%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 540 (24.83%) Git (software)
2 435 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 291 (13.38%) TeamCity
4 147 (6.76%) Maven
5 116 (5.33%) Selenium
6 101 (4.64%) JIRA
7 91 (4.18%) Subversion
8 86 (3.95%) Cucumber
9 76 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
10 75 (3.45%) Vagrant
11 70 (3.22%) gulp
12 66 (3.03%) PHPUnit
13 61 (2.80%) JUnit
14 60 (2.76%) webpack
15 34 (1.56%) Gradle
15 34 (1.56%) Mockito
16 33 (1.52%) GitLab
16 33 (1.52%) PhantomJS
17 30 (1.38%) Bitbucket
18 29 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 344 (15.82%) Finance
2 158 (7.26%) Banking
3 149 (6.85%) Marketing
4 146 (6.71%) Retail
5 138 (6.34%) Games
6 95 (4.37%) Telecoms
7 83 (3.82%) Investment Banking
8 74 (3.40%) Law
8 74 (3.40%) Retail Banking
9 71 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 48 (2.21%) Electronics
10 48 (2.21%) Manufacturing
11 33 (1.52%) Front Office
11 33 (1.52%) Publishing
12 20 (0.92%) Advertising
13 18 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 10 (0.46%) Legal
15 8 (0.37%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 1246 (57.29%) Developer
2 394 (18.11%) Senior Developer
3 384 (17.66%) Java Developer
4 275 (12.64%) .NET Developer
5 272 (12.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 201 (9.24%) Software Engineer
7 178 (8.18%) C# Developer
8 165 (7.59%) JavaScript Developer
9 136 (6.25%) PHP Developer
10 126 (5.79%) Software Developer
11 125 (5.75%) Lead Developer
12 111 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
13 103 (4.74%) Java Engineer
14 94 (4.32%) Web Developer
15 88 (4.05%) AWS Engineer
16 80 (3.68%) AWS Developer
17 77 (3.54%) C# .NET Developer
18 74 (3.40%) AWS DevOps
18 74 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
19 73 (3.36%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 652 (29.98%) AngularJS
2 539 (24.78%) .NET
3 480 (22.07%) Node.js
4 478 (21.98%) HTML
5 416 (19.13%) CSS
6 326 (14.99%) RabbitMQ
7 310 (14.25%) RESTful
8 302 (13.89%) Spring
9 282 (12.97%) ASP.NET
10 276 (12.69%) React
11 254 (11.68%) REST
12 249 (11.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 234 (10.76%) Kafka
14 232 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 223 (10.25%) Lucene
16 215 (9.89%) Web Services
17 209 (9.61%) Elastic Stack
18 195 (8.97%) HTML5
19 194 (8.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 175 (8.05%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 258 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 144 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (6.34%) Greenfield Project
4 125 (5.75%) User Experience
5 66 (3.03%) Fintech
6 61 (2.80%) Data Centre
7 60 (2.76%) Algorithms
8 56 (2.57%) Mobile App
9 48 (2.21%) Data Structures
10 43 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (1.93%) Linux Command Line
12 36 (1.66%) Life Science
13 32 (1.47%) Replication
14 30 (1.38%) Social Media
15 29 (1.33%) Derivative
16 27 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
17 25 (1.15%) Semantic Web
18 22 (1.01%) Hedge funds
19 21 (0.97%) Cyberthreat
20 20 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 710 (32.64%) Linux
2 279 (12.83%) Windows
3 111 (5.10%) Unix
4 94 (4.32%) Windows Server
5 57 (2.62%) CentOS
6 55 (2.53%) Ubuntu
7 40 (1.84%) Android
8 34 (1.56%) Apple iOS
9 32 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.01%) Debian
11 18 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (0.64%) CoreOS
13 12 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.092%) Fedora
14 2 (0.092%) SUSE
15 1 (0.046%) FreeBSD
15 1 (0.046%) Mesosphere
15 1 (0.046%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1097 (50.44%) Agile Software Development
2 682 (31.36%) TDD
3 569 (26.16%) DevOps
4 481 (22.11%) MVC
5 416 (19.13%) Software Engineering
6 359 (16.51%) Scrum
7 347 (15.95%) OO
8 307 (14.11%) Microservices
9 293 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
10 276 (12.69%) Web Development
11 257 (11.82%) Kanban
12 228 (10.48%) BDD
13 222 (10.21%) Multithreading
13 222 (10.21%) Test Automation
14 207 (9.52%) E-Commerce
15 190 (8.74%) Analytics
16 173 (7.95%) Open Source
17 162 (7.45%) Mentoring
18 148 (6.80%) Machine Learning
19 144 (6.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 859 (39.49%) Java
2 798 (36.69%) JavaScript
3 628 (28.87%) Python
4 625 (28.74%) C#
5 496 (22.80%) SQL
6 338 (15.54%) Ruby
7 250 (11.49%) PHP
8 241 (11.08%) Bash Shell
9 164 (7.54%) PowerShell
10 155 (7.13%) Scala
11 142 (6.53%) F#
12 131 (6.02%) Perl
13 105 (4.83%) C++
14 90 (4.14%) Go
15 85 (3.91%) TypeScript
16 72 (3.31%) Shell Script
17 69 (3.17%) ES6
18 62 (2.85%) Groovy
19 57 (2.62%) PHP 7
20 52 (2.39%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 232 (10.67%) Degree
2 118 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 50 (2.30%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (0.83%) MySQL Certification
5 18 (0.83%) PhD
6 14 (0.64%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.64%) MCSE
7 12 (0.55%) Master's Degree
8 10 (0.46%) MCP
8 10 (0.46%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.37%) CCNA
9 8 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (0.37%) CISSP
9 8 (0.37%) MCSA
9 8 (0.37%) RHCE
10 7 (0.32%) RHCSA
11 6 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
11 6 (0.28%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.37%) QA
2 31 (1.43%) GCP
3 16 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.28%) GPG13
5 6 (0.28%) SLA
6 4 (0.18%) GDPR
6 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.092%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.046%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 563 (25.89%) Docker
2 70 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.21%) LXC
4 32 (1.47%) Varnish
5 30 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 27 (1.24%) Active Directory
7 19 (0.87%) vSphere
8 18 (0.83%) Hyper-V
8 18 (0.83%) KVM
9 13 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
10 11 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.41%) HDFS
12 8 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 6 (0.28%) iptables
13 6 (0.28%) Xen
14 5 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
15 4 (0.18%) vCloud
16 2 (0.092%) Apache Flume
16 2 (0.092%) Ceph
16 2 (0.092%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 359 (16.51%) Kibana
2 286 (13.15%) Puppet
3 281 (12.92%) Ansible
4 275 (12.64%) Opscode Chef
5 196 (9.01%) logstash
6 182 (8.37%) Terraform
7 162 (7.45%) Kubernetes
8 82 (3.77%) Grafana
9 76 (3.49%) Packer
10 67 (3.08%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 67 (3.08%) WSUS
11 49 (2.25%) HAProxy
12 39 (1.79%) Salt
13 36 (1.66%) Prometheus
14 29 (1.33%) Nagios
15 26 (1.20%) ZABBIX
16 22 (1.01%) Capistrano
17 19 (0.87%) Mesos
18 18 (0.83%) Zipkin
19 16 (0.74%) SCOM
Vendors
1 234 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 170 (7.82%) Google
3 147 (6.76%) Oracle
4 109 (5.01%) VMware
5 68 (3.13%) Splunk
6 57 (2.62%) New Relic
7 56 (2.57%) SAP
8 42 (1.93%) Zend
9 31 (1.43%) SaltStack
10 30 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 29 (1.33%) HP
12 26 (1.20%) Atlassian
12 26 (1.20%) Cisco
13 24 (1.10%) Hortonworks
14 18 (0.83%) ArcSight
14 18 (0.83%) Jaspersoft
15 17 (0.78%) Twitter
16 13 (0.60%) Apple
16 13 (0.60%) Rackspace
17 12 (0.55%) Percona