Period
to 16 February 2020

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

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
16 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 253 236 269
Rank change year-on-year -17 +33 +23
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,535 2,245 2,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 1.49% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.52% 9.44% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,319 1,889 1,854
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £95,000 £86,425
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

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 18,006 23,775 29,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.71% 15.79% 16.96%
Number of salaries quoted 14,501 18,942 24,636
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%

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 16 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 15 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 16 February 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
England -19 1,437 £60,000 - 435
London -5 971 £62,500 -7.41% 224
UK excluding London -66 542 £50,000 - 236
South East -30 203 £47,500 +5.56% 70
North of England -57 84 £50,000 +5.26% 51
South West -5 79 £50,000 - 29
Scotland +61 64 £52,500 -5.62% 9
Midlands +3 64 £62,000 +3.33% 31
North West -50 41 £47,500 -9.52% 33
Yorkshire +17 40 £52,500 +16.67% 15
West Midlands +3 36 £55,000 -8.33% 16
East of England +22 33 £44,000 -26.67% 30
East Midlands +26 28 £80,000 +6.67% 15
Wales -22 17 £51,250 +20.59% 15
North East -5 3 £42,500 -57.50% 3

For the 6 months to 16 February 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 with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 770 (50.16%) AWS
2 749 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
3 687 (44.76%) JavaScript
4 534 (34.79%) Azure
5 514 (33.49%) C#
6 503 (32.77%) .NET
7 484 (31.53%) Python
8 472 (30.75%) Node.js
9 461 (30.03%) TDD
10 460 (29.97%) React
11 453 (29.51%) AngularJS
12 426 (27.75%) SQL Server
13 425 (27.69%) Java
14 414 (26.97%) SQL
14 414 (26.97%) Microservices
15 404 (26.32%) MongoDB
16 402 (26.19%) Docker
17 369 (24.04%) MVC
18 364 (23.71%) DevOps
19 358 (23.32%) Scrum
20 347 (22.61%) ASP.NET
21 323 (21.04%) Git (software)
22 322 (20.98%) ASP.NET Web API
23 319 (20.78%) TypeScript
24 304 (19.80%) BDD
25 301 (19.61%) .NET Core
26 299 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
27 291 (18.96%) Vue.js
28 288 (18.76%) Linux
29 284 (18.50%) .NET Framework

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
1 164 (10.68%) Apache Spark
2 80 (5.21%) Apache
3 79 (5.15%) nginx
4 39 (2.54%) Apache Solr
5 21 (1.37%) OpenStack
6 18 (1.17%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.04%) Apache Airflow
7 16 (1.04%) JBoss
8 15 (0.98%) Confluence
8 15 (0.98%) IIS
8 15 (0.98%) WebLogic
9 13 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.72%) Apache TomEE
10 11 (0.72%) CMS
11 10 (0.65%) Luigi
12 9 (0.59%) DNN
12 9 (0.59%) Kentico
12 9 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (0.59%) Sitefinity
12 9 (0.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.46%) Chatbot
3 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (1.76%) Magento
2 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Eikon
3 2 (0.13%) Shopify
4 1 (0.065%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.065%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 770 (50.16%) AWS
2 534 (34.79%) Azure
3 193 (12.57%) Serverless
4 149 (9.71%) AWS Lambda
5 134 (8.73%) GCP
6 132 (8.60%) Amazon S3
7 93 (6.06%) SaaS
8 80 (5.21%) Amazon EC2
9 63 (4.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 63 (4.10%) PaaS
10 58 (3.78%) Amazon ECS
11 52 (3.39%) Amazon Kinesis
12 44 (2.87%) CloudFront
13 40 (2.61%) Route 53
14 39 (2.54%) GitHub
15 37 (2.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 36 (2.35%) AWS CloudFormation
17 32 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
17 32 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
18 26 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 59 (3.84%) Internet
2 58 (3.78%) HTTP
3 49 (3.19%) Firewall
4 37 (2.41%) DNS
5 27 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 14 (0.91%) Network Security
7 13 (0.85%) SSL
7 13 (0.85%) VPN
8 11 (0.72%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.39%) SAN
10 5 (0.33%) DHCP
10 5 (0.33%) FTP
10 5 (0.33%) SMTP
11 4 (0.26%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (0.20%) iSCSI
13 2 (0.13%) VLAN
13 2 (0.13%) VSAN
13 2 (0.13%) Wireless
14 1 (0.065%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 426 (27.75%) SQL Server
2 404 (26.32%) MongoDB
3 244 (15.90%) Redis
4 242 (15.77%) NoSQL
5 209 (13.62%) MySQL
6 204 (13.29%) Big Data
6 204 (13.29%) SQL Server 2019
7 195 (12.70%) PostgreSQL
8 138 (8.99%) Hadoop
9 110 (7.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 88 (5.73%) Relational Database
11 61 (3.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 51 (3.32%) Amazon RDS
13 46 (3.00%) Amazon Athena
14 33 (2.15%) Amazon Redshift
14 33 (2.15%) Flink
15 32 (2.08%) Neo4j
16 30 (1.95%) BigQuery
16 30 (1.95%) SQL Server 2016
17 24 (1.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 323 (21.04%) Git (software)
2 195 (12.70%) Jenkins
3 68 (4.43%) Bitbucket
4 59 (3.84%) JIRA
5 52 (3.39%) Selenium
6 48 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 46 (3.00%) Maven
8 41 (2.67%) PHPUnit
9 39 (2.54%) JUnit
10 36 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 34 (2.21%) TeamCity
12 31 (2.02%) SonarQube
13 30 (1.95%) webpack
14 28 (1.82%) Gradle
15 26 (1.69%) GitLab
15 26 (1.69%) Visual Studio
16 25 (1.63%) Subversion
17 23 (1.50%) git-flow
17 23 (1.50%) JMeter
17 23 (1.50%) WebDriver
General
1 243 (15.83%) Finance
2 146 (9.51%) Games
3 67 (4.36%) Banking
4 48 (3.13%) Marketing
5 40 (2.61%) Retail
6 39 (2.54%) Public Sector
7 33 (2.15%) Advertising
8 31 (2.02%) Financial Institution
8 31 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 30 (1.95%) Law
10 23 (1.50%) Manufacturing
11 19 (1.24%) Telecoms
12 15 (0.98%) Legal
13 12 (0.78%) Publishing
14 11 (0.72%) Billing
15 9 (0.59%) Electronics
15 9 (0.59%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.46%) Automotive
17 4 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
18 2 (0.13%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 909 (59.22%) Developer
2 353 (23.00%) .NET Developer
3 166 (10.81%) C# Developer
4 152 (9.90%) Senior Developer
5 147 (9.58%) Software Engineer
6 143 (9.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 138 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
8 110 (7.17%) Java Developer
9 107 (6.97%) PHP Developer
10 78 (5.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 77 (5.02%) Lead Developer
12 73 (4.76%) Python Developer
13 69 (4.50%) Architect
14 63 (4.10%) Azure Developer
14 63 (4.10%) JavaScript Developer
15 57 (3.71%) Software Developer
16 56 (3.65%) Data Engineer
17 53 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
18 49 (3.19%) Agile Developer
19 44 (2.87%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (32.77%) .NET
2 472 (30.75%) Node.js
3 460 (29.97%) React
4 453 (29.51%) AngularJS
5 347 (22.61%) ASP.NET
6 322 (20.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 301 (19.61%) .NET Core
8 299 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 291 (18.96%) Vue.js
10 284 (18.50%) .NET Framework
11 243 (15.83%) HTML
12 236 (15.37%) CSS
13 230 (14.98%) Entity Framework
14 221 (14.40%) RabbitMQ
15 190 (12.38%) Kafka
16 171 (11.14%) Web Services
17 167 (10.88%) Elastic Stack
17 167 (10.88%) REST
18 165 (10.75%) RESTful
19 134 (8.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 127 (8.27%) Greenfield Project
2 62 (4.04%) Algorithms
3 59 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (3.52%) User Experience
5 49 (3.19%) Mobile App
6 37 (2.41%) Tandem
7 33 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 30 (1.95%) Public Cloud
9 27 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
10 21 (1.37%) Cloud Native
11 17 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 14 (0.91%) Replication
13 11 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
13 11 (0.72%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.65%) Cybercrime
14 10 (0.65%) Equities
14 10 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.65%) Social Network
14 10 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
14 10 (0.65%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 288 (18.76%) Linux
2 118 (7.69%) Windows
3 49 (3.19%) Unix
4 41 (2.67%) Android
5 33 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 23 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 19 (1.24%) CentOS
8 18 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (0.78%) Ubuntu
10 10 (0.65%) Debian
11 7 (0.46%) VMS
12 5 (0.33%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.13%) SUSE
14 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.065%) RancherOS
15 1 (0.065%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 749 (48.79%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (30.03%) TDD
3 414 (26.97%) Microservices
4 369 (24.04%) MVC
5 364 (23.71%) DevOps
6 358 (23.32%) Scrum
7 304 (19.80%) BDD
8 272 (17.72%) Kanban
9 270 (17.59%) Web Application Development
10 246 (16.03%) Software Engineering
11 194 (12.64%) Machine Learning
12 164 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
13 158 (10.29%) Analytics
14 127 (8.27%) Computer Science
15 119 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
16 113 (7.36%) Test Automation
17 103 (6.71%) Open Source
18 100 (6.51%) Data Science
18 100 (6.51%) OO
19 85 (5.54%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 687 (44.76%) JavaScript
2 514 (33.49%) C#
3 484 (31.53%) Python
4 425 (27.69%) Java
5 414 (26.97%) SQL
6 319 (20.78%) TypeScript
7 216 (14.07%) PHP
8 119 (7.75%) C++
9 108 (7.04%) Go
10 96 (6.25%) Bash Shell
11 94 (6.12%) Ruby
12 70 (4.56%) Scala
13 63 (4.10%) C
14 58 (3.78%) PowerShell
15 37 (2.41%) ES6
15 37 (2.41%) T-SQL
16 28 (1.82%) Java 8
17 25 (1.63%) Perl
18 22 (1.43%) Kotlin
19 19 (1.24%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 177 (11.53%) Degree
2 87 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 53 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.54%) SC Cleared
5 33 (2.15%) DV Cleared
6 14 (0.91%) MCSE
6 14 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.78%) CISSP
8 11 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.65%) CCNA
9 10 (0.65%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (0.65%) GIAC
9 10 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
9 10 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
9 10 (0.65%) SANS
9 10 (0.65%) SSCP
10 9 (0.59%) AWS Certification
11 6 (0.39%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.26%) MCSA
13 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (3.39%) QA
2 16 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.46%) GDPR
4 5 (0.33%) NIST
5 2 (0.13%) EMIR
5 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.13%) MiFID
5 2 (0.13%) SLA
6 1 (0.065%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 402 (26.19%) Docker
2 29 (1.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 23 (1.50%) Active Directory
3 23 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 10 (0.65%) HDFS
5 6 (0.39%) NFS
5 6 (0.39%) vSphere
6 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.33%) Varnish
6 5 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.26%) KVM
7 4 (0.26%) Samba
8 3 (0.20%) LXC
8 3 (0.20%) Xen
9 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.065%) Ceph
10 1 (0.065%) etcd
10 1 (0.065%) iptables
10 1 (0.065%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 277 (18.05%) Kubernetes
2 176 (11.47%) Ansible
3 152 (9.90%) Kibana
4 119 (7.75%) Terraform
5 98 (6.38%) Puppet
6 84 (5.47%) logstash
7 65 (4.23%) Grafana
8 54 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
9 49 (3.19%) Prometheus
10 31 (2.02%) Salt
11 27 (1.76%) Packer
12 22 (1.43%) Nagios
13 15 (0.98%) Mesos
14 14 (0.91%) Graphite
14 14 (0.91%) SCCM
15 12 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
16 11 (0.72%) HAProxy
17 8 (0.52%) Rancher
18 5 (0.33%) Icinga
18 5 (0.33%) Matomo
Vendors
1 135 (8.79%) Oracle
2 133 (8.66%) Microsoft
3 126 (8.21%) Google
4 46 (3.00%) Splunk
5 26 (1.69%) VMware
6 21 (1.37%) SAP
7 20 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 19 (1.24%) IBM
9 16 (1.04%) New Relic
10 15 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.85%) AppDynamics
12 12 (0.78%) Tableau
13 11 (0.72%) Dynatrace
13 11 (0.72%) Facebook
14 10 (0.65%) Solace
14 10 (0.65%) YouTube
15 9 (0.59%) Alterian
15 9 (0.59%) Sitecore
16 8 (0.52%) Sybase
16 8 (0.52%) Zend