Period
to 8 April 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 232 241 268
Rank change year-on-year +9 +27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,597 2,164 2,249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.38% 1.45% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.55% 9.37% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,491 1,935 1,970
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 £87,500
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 16,727 23,104 29,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.45% 15.49% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13,296 18,290 24,447
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.04% +7.69%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Elasticsearch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Elasticsearch.

Salary trend for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Elasticsearch over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 18 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 8 April 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 +7 1,492 £60,000 -4.00% 290
London +18 1,021 £62,500 -7.41% 152
UK excluding London -32 551 £50,000 - 152
South East 0 211 £45,000 - 33
Work from Home +21 149 £60,000 - 34
North of England -43 83 £52,500 +16.67% 38
South West +1 73 £51,250 +2.50% 15
Scotland +55 66 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Midlands +21 57 £62,000 +3.33% 28
North West -59 47 £52,500 +6.62% 30
East of England +58 45 £45,000 -18.18% 24
Yorkshire +31 33 £55,000 +22.22% 7
West Midlands +12 33 £55,000 -8.33% 14
East Midlands +28 24 £85,000 +44.68% 14
Wales -41 14 £48,750 +21.50% 7
North East +1 3 £42,500 -57.50% 1
Northern Ireland +6 2 - - 1
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 April 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.

1 878 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 876 (54.85%) AWS
3 755 (47.28%) JavaScript
4 652 (40.83%) Azure
5 619 (38.76%) C#
6 607 (38.01%) .NET
7 571 (35.75%) Node.js
8 569 (35.63%) Microservices
8 569 (35.63%) TDD
9 553 (34.63%) MongoDB
10 549 (34.38%) SQL Server
11 538 (33.69%) React
12 510 (31.93%) AngularJS
13 483 (30.24%) Scrum
14 478 (29.93%) MVC
15 441 (27.61%) ASP.NET
15 441 (27.61%) Python
16 435 (27.24%) Java
16 435 (27.24%) BDD
17 432 (27.05%) .NET Core
18 430 (26.93%) ASP.NET Web API
19 427 (26.74%) TypeScript
20 419 (26.24%) .NET Framework
21 406 (25.42%) SQL
22 403 (25.23%) Kanban
23 399 (24.98%) ASP.NET MVC
24 392 (24.55%) Docker
25 387 (24.23%) Vue.js
26 373 (23.36%) Web Application Development
27 364 (22.79%) Entity 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
1 147 (9.20%) Apache Spark
2 76 (4.76%) Apache
3 60 (3.76%) nginx
4 48 (3.01%) Apache Solr
5 30 (1.88%) CMS
6 25 (1.57%) EPiServer
7 21 (1.31%) OpenStack
8 18 (1.13%) Umbraco
9 17 (1.06%) DNN
9 17 (1.06%) Immediacy CMS
9 17 (1.06%) Kentico
9 17 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 17 (1.06%) Sitefinity
10 15 (0.94%) Confluence
11 14 (0.88%) Tomcat
12 13 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
13 12 (0.75%) IIS
14 11 (0.69%) WebLogic
15 8 (0.50%) JBoss
16 6 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 35 (2.19%) Magento
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.13%) Eikon
3 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
4 1 (0.063%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.063%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.063%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 876 (54.85%) AWS
2 652 (40.83%) Azure
3 188 (11.77%) Serverless
4 153 (9.58%) AWS Lambda
5 127 (7.95%) Amazon S3
6 107 (6.70%) GCP
7 103 (6.45%) SaaS
8 75 (4.70%) Amazon EC2
9 66 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 57 (3.57%) PaaS
11 52 (3.26%) Amazon ECS
12 51 (3.19%) Amazon SQS
13 50 (3.13%) Amazon Kinesis
14 44 (2.76%) GitHub
15 43 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
16 41 (2.57%) CloudFront
17 38 (2.38%) Route 53
17 38 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 23 (1.44%) Power Platform
19 21 (1.31%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 68 (4.26%) HTTP
2 66 (4.13%) Internet
3 26 (1.63%) Firewall
4 24 (1.50%) DNS
5 20 (1.25%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.00%) VPN
7 13 (0.81%) SSL
8 8 (0.50%) MPLS
8 8 (0.50%) VLAN
9 7 (0.44%) Network Security
9 7 (0.44%) VPLS
10 6 (0.38%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.31%) DHCP
11 5 (0.31%) SAN
11 5 (0.31%) SMTP
12 4 (0.25%) FTP
12 4 (0.25%) Wireshark
13 3 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.19%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 553 (34.63%) MongoDB
2 549 (34.38%) SQL Server
3 334 (20.91%) SQL Server 2019
4 252 (15.78%) NoSQL
5 245 (15.34%) Redis
6 196 (12.27%) Big Data
7 179 (11.21%) MySQL
8 174 (10.90%) PostgreSQL
9 145 (9.08%) Hadoop
10 110 (6.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 78 (4.88%) Relational Database
12 68 (4.26%) Amazon RDS
13 63 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
14 46 (2.88%) Neo4j
15 45 (2.82%) Amazon Athena
16 32 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 31 (1.94%) HBase
18 28 (1.75%) Flink
19 26 (1.63%) Apache Accumulo
20 25 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 292 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 176 (11.02%) Jenkins
3 62 (3.88%) Bitbucket
3 62 (3.88%) JIRA
4 50 (3.13%) Selenium
5 44 (2.76%) Maven
6 40 (2.50%) PHPUnit
7 37 (2.32%) TeamCity
8 31 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 25 (1.57%) Gradle
9 25 (1.57%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (1.50%) GitLab
11 23 (1.44%) JUnit
11 23 (1.44%) Visual Studio
11 23 (1.44%) webpack
12 21 (1.31%) Subversion
13 19 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (1.13%) git-flow
14 18 (1.13%) NUnit
14 18 (1.13%) SonarQube
General
1 251 (15.72%) Finance
2 175 (10.96%) Games
3 92 (5.76%) Banking
4 55 (3.44%) Retail
5 53 (3.32%) Marketing
6 42 (2.63%) Advertising
7 40 (2.50%) Public Sector
8 28 (1.75%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.69%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.69%) Law
10 23 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.81%) Publishing
11 13 (0.81%) Telecoms
12 12 (0.75%) Legal
13 8 (0.50%) Automotive
13 8 (0.50%) Billing
13 8 (0.50%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.19%) Local Government
14 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 956 (59.86%) Developer
2 459 (28.74%) .NET Developer
3 198 (12.40%) C# Developer
4 183 (11.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 155 (9.71%) Software Engineer
6 122 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 117 (7.33%) Senior Developer
8 114 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
9 82 (5.13%) PHP Developer
10 73 (4.57%) Lead Developer
11 65 (4.07%) Architect
11 65 (4.07%) Junior
12 60 (3.76%) Full Stack Developer
12 60 (3.76%) JavaScript Developer
13 59 (3.69%) Software Developer
14 58 (3.63%) Azure Developer
15 57 (3.57%) Data Engineer
16 55 (3.44%) Big Data Engineer
16 55 (3.44%) Junior Developer
17 54 (3.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 607 (38.01%) .NET
2 571 (35.75%) Node.js
3 538 (33.69%) React
4 510 (31.93%) AngularJS
5 441 (27.61%) ASP.NET
6 432 (27.05%) .NET Core
7 430 (26.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 419 (26.24%) .NET Framework
9 399 (24.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 387 (24.23%) Vue.js
11 364 (22.79%) Entity Framework
12 226 (14.15%) HTML
13 209 (13.09%) RabbitMQ
14 200 (12.52%) CSS
15 185 (11.58%) Kafka
16 177 (11.08%) REST
17 166 (10.39%) Web Services
18 156 (9.77%) RESTful
19 145 (9.08%) Spring
20 122 (7.64%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 183 (11.46%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 64 (4.01%) Algorithms
4 58 (3.63%) User Experience
5 49 (3.07%) Tandem
6 43 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
7 34 (2.13%) Mobile App
7 34 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 20 (1.25%) Cloud Native
9 18 (1.13%) Data Structures
10 13 (0.81%) Social Network
11 12 (0.75%) PKI
11 12 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
12 11 (0.69%) iPhone
13 10 (0.63%) Life Science
13 10 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.56%) Equities
14 9 (0.56%) Replication
15 8 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (0.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 286 (17.91%) Linux
2 144 (9.02%) Windows
3 39 (2.44%) Unix
4 36 (2.25%) Android
5 19 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.19%) Windows Server
6 15 (0.94%) CentOS
7 13 (0.81%) Debian
7 13 (0.81%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.44%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.25%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.063%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.063%) Solaris
13 1 (0.063%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 878 (54.98%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (35.63%) Microservices
2 569 (35.63%) TDD
3 483 (30.24%) Scrum
4 478 (29.93%) MVC
5 435 (27.24%) BDD
6 403 (25.23%) Kanban
7 373 (23.36%) Web Application Development
8 351 (21.98%) DevOps
9 253 (15.84%) Software Engineering
10 195 (12.21%) Machine Learning
11 149 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
12 148 (9.27%) Analytics
13 135 (8.45%) OO
14 129 (8.08%) Open Source
15 116 (7.26%) Test Automation
16 111 (6.95%) Computer Science
17 109 (6.83%) Problem-Solving
18 93 (5.82%) Data Science
19 89 (5.57%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 755 (47.28%) JavaScript
2 619 (38.76%) C#
3 441 (27.61%) Python
4 435 (27.24%) Java
5 427 (26.74%) TypeScript
6 406 (25.42%) SQL
7 205 (12.84%) PHP
8 130 (8.14%) C++
9 100 (6.26%) Bash Shell
9 100 (6.26%) Go
10 91 (5.70%) Scala
11 80 (5.01%) Ruby
12 63 (3.94%) C
13 53 (3.32%) PowerShell
14 45 (2.82%) T-SQL
15 34 (2.13%) ES6
16 29 (1.82%) Java 8
17 26 (1.63%) R
18 22 (1.38%) Perl
19 21 (1.31%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 178 (11.15%) Degree
2 81 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (4.32%) Security Cleared
4 54 (3.38%) SC Cleared
5 48 (3.01%) DV Cleared
6 17 (1.06%) MCSE
6 17 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.56%) AWS Certification
10 8 (0.50%) CCNP
10 8 (0.50%) CISSP
11 7 (0.44%) MCITP
11 7 (0.44%) SANS
12 6 (0.38%) CCNA
12 6 (0.38%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (0.38%) GIAC
12 6 (0.38%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (0.38%) Network+ Certification
12 6 (0.38%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.32%) QA
2 17 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.75%) GDPR
4 5 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.25%) SLA
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.063%) NIST
System Software
1 392 (24.55%) Docker
2 45 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 30 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.75%) Active Directory
5 13 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 12 (0.75%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.56%) vSphere
8 6 (0.38%) HDFS
8 6 (0.38%) NFS
9 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.25%) KVM
10 4 (0.25%) LXC
10 4 (0.25%) Varnish
11 3 (0.19%) iptables
12 2 (0.13%) Samba
12 2 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.063%) Alluxio
13 1 (0.063%) etcd
13 1 (0.063%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 282 (17.66%) Kubernetes
2 155 (9.71%) Ansible
3 144 (9.02%) Kibana
4 138 (8.64%) Terraform
5 90 (5.64%) Puppet
6 70 (4.38%) logstash
7 52 (3.26%) Grafana
8 42 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (2.07%) Prometheus
10 32 (2.00%) Salt
11 28 (1.75%) Nagios
12 23 (1.44%) Packer
13 13 (0.81%) SCCM
14 12 (0.75%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (0.56%) Mesos
16 7 (0.44%) Rancher
17 6 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
18 5 (0.31%) HAProxy
18 5 (0.31%) Icinga
18 5 (0.31%) Matomo
Vendors
1 186 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 129 (8.08%) Oracle
3 87 (5.45%) Google
4 47 (2.94%) Splunk
5 34 (2.13%) VMware
6 22 (1.38%) SAP
7 21 (1.31%) Atlassian
8 18 (1.13%) IBM
9 17 (1.06%) Alterian
9 17 (1.06%) Sitecore
10 16 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 13 (0.81%) AppDynamics
11 13 (0.81%) Facebook
11 13 (0.81%) YouTube
12 12 (0.75%) Cisco
13 10 (0.63%) HP
13 10 (0.63%) Solace
13 10 (0.63%) Tableau
14 9 (0.56%) Hortonworks
14 9 (0.56%) New Relic