Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 280 340
Rank change year-on-year +24 +60 +190
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,269 2,186 1,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.23% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 6.83% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,801 1,762 1,735
UK median annual salary £59,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.67% +4.35% +2.45%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £80,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 29,060 31,995 38,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.60% 18.04% 18.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23,284 26,034 32,297
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,325
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 2018. 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 +11 2,143 £60,000 - 337
London +6 1,232 £67,500 +3.85% 181
UK excluding London +1 995 £47,500 -5.00% 173
South East -60 273 £55,000 -4.35% 59
North of England +57 212 £45,000 +12.50% 48
South West +81 183 £47,500 - 16
East of England -20 142 £45,500 -13.33% 17
North West +45 122 £45,000 +2.27% 22
Midlands +7 98 £50,000 +38.89% 16
Yorkshire +56 77 £42,500 -10.53% 22
West Midlands +5 66 £50,000 +38.89% 13
Scotland +20 54 £48,750 -2.50% 8
Wales +1 34 £37,500 +4.17% 4
East Midlands +30 32 £50,000 +14.29% 3
North East -28 13 £47,500 +90.00% 4
Northern Ireland -7 1 - - 5

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 1,219 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 980 (43.19%) Java
3 861 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
4 860 (37.90%) JavaScript
5 773 (34.07%) Python
6 763 (33.63%) C#
7 688 (30.32%) MongoDB
8 680 (29.97%) DevOps
9 658 (29.00%) .NET
10 644 (28.38%) AngularJS
11 641 (28.25%) SQL
12 632 (27.85%) Linux
12 632 (27.85%) Docker
13 630 (27.77%) TDD
14 628 (27.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 518 (22.83%) SQL Server
16 495 (21.82%) Software Engineering
17 483 (21.29%) HTML
18 418 (18.42%) MVC
19 416 (18.33%) Microservices
20 415 (18.29%) NoSQL
21 414 (18.25%) CSS
22 410 (18.07%) Git (software)
23 406 (17.89%) RabbitMQ
24 383 (16.88%) Finance
25 380 (16.75%) ASP.NET
26 371 (16.35%) RESTful
27 370 (16.31%) Kibana
28 365 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
29 360 (15.87%) Node.js

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
1 271 (11.94%) Apache Spark
2 162 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 131 (5.77%) Apache
4 96 (4.23%) nginx
5 91 (4.01%) Confluence
6 68 (3.00%) Tomcat
7 61 (2.69%) CMS
8 38 (1.67%) Apache Pig
9 32 (1.41%) CloudStack
10 31 (1.37%) SharePoint
11 29 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 26 (1.15%) JBoss
13 24 (1.06%) WebLogic
14 23 (1.01%) OpenStack
15 19 (0.84%) Drupal
16 17 (0.75%) WordPress
17 14 (0.62%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.53%) IIS
18 12 (0.53%) Jetty
19 10 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.088%) Blender
7 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.044%) Mingle
7 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.044%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.26%) Magento
3 6 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.22%) Actimize
5 3 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.13%) Staffware
6 1 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 861 (37.95%) Amazon AWS
2 628 (27.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (6.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 137 (6.04%) Amazon EC2
5 125 (5.51%) GitHub
6 112 (4.94%) SaaS
7 96 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
8 81 (3.57%) Serverless
9 78 (3.44%) Cloud Computing
10 77 (3.39%) Amazon S3
11 58 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
12 51 (2.25%) Amazon ELB
13 47 (2.07%) CloudFront
14 37 (1.63%) PaaS
15 34 (1.50%) Amazon EMR
15 34 (1.50%) Heroku
15 34 (1.50%) npm
16 33 (1.45%) IaaS
17 30 (1.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 29 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 90 (3.97%) HTTP
2 86 (3.79%) TCP/IP
3 70 (3.09%) DNS
4 67 (2.95%) Internet
5 38 (1.67%) VPN
6 34 (1.50%) Firewall
7 25 (1.10%) SSL
8 20 (0.88%) IPv4
8 20 (0.88%) IPv6
9 13 (0.57%) Network Security
10 10 (0.44%) DHCP
11 9 (0.40%) AMQP
12 6 (0.26%) OpenLDAP
12 6 (0.26%) SAN
13 5 (0.22%) IPsec
13 5 (0.22%) LAN
13 5 (0.22%) SMTP
13 5 (0.22%) SNMP
13 5 (0.22%) SSH
13 5 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 688 (30.32%) MongoDB
2 518 (22.83%) SQL Server
3 415 (18.29%) NoSQL
4 357 (15.73%) Big Data
5 324 (14.28%) MySQL
6 309 (13.62%) PostgreSQL
7 297 (13.09%) Hadoop
8 260 (11.46%) Redis
9 235 (10.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 126 (5.55%) Relational Database
11 111 (4.89%) Apache Hive
12 91 (4.01%) SQL Server 2016
13 88 (3.88%) Neo4j
14 85 (3.75%) HBase
15 74 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 71 (3.13%) Impala
17 66 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
18 59 (2.60%) Amazon Redshift
19 43 (1.90%) Couchbase
19 43 (1.90%) Flink
Development Applications
1 410 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 352 (15.51%) Jenkins
3 157 (6.92%) TeamCity
4 142 (6.26%) JIRA
5 126 (5.55%) Maven
6 118 (5.20%) JUnit
7 92 (4.05%) Selenium
8 83 (3.66%) Visual Studio
9 81 (3.57%) Cucumber
10 78 (3.44%) gulp
11 65 (2.86%) Gradle
12 63 (2.78%) Jasmine
13 60 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 57 (2.51%) Subversion
15 56 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
16 55 (2.42%) webpack
17 53 (2.34%) GitLab
18 52 (2.29%) Mockito
19 41 (1.81%) NUnit
20 37 (1.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 383 (16.88%) Finance
2 153 (6.74%) Games
3 128 (5.64%) Banking
4 105 (4.63%) Retail
5 98 (4.32%) Investment Banking
6 78 (3.44%) Financial Institution
7 52 (2.29%) Marketing
8 34 (1.50%) Law
9 31 (1.37%) Front Office
10 28 (1.23%) Publishing
11 22 (0.97%) Telecoms
12 18 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.66%) Legal
14 13 (0.57%) Electronics
15 12 (0.53%) Advertising
15 12 (0.53%) Military
16 10 (0.44%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.18%) Danish Language
17 4 (0.18%) Music Industry
18 3 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,271 (56.02%) Developer
2 336 (14.81%) Java Developer
3 334 (14.72%) .NET Developer
4 281 (12.38%) Senior Developer
5 247 (10.89%) Software Engineer
6 222 (9.78%) DevOps Engineer
7 204 (8.99%) C# Developer
8 158 (6.96%) Software Developer
9 135 (5.95%) Lead Developer
10 131 (5.77%) Java Engineer
11 116 (5.11%) Python Developer
12 109 (4.80%) AWS Engineer
13 108 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
14 104 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
15 102 (4.50%) Data Engineer
15 102 (4.50%) PHP Developer
16 91 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
17 89 (3.92%) Architect
18 87 (3.83%) JavaScript Developer
19 76 (3.35%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 658 (29.00%) .NET
2 644 (28.38%) AngularJS
3 483 (21.29%) HTML
4 414 (18.25%) CSS
5 406 (17.89%) RabbitMQ
6 380 (16.75%) ASP.NET
7 371 (16.35%) RESTful
8 365 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 360 (15.87%) Node.js
10 336 (14.81%) Spring
11 302 (13.31%) REST
11 302 (13.31%) Web Services
12 295 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 295 (13.00%) Kafka
13 288 (12.69%) React
14 186 (8.20%) Elastic Stack
15 175 (7.71%) HTML5
16 170 (7.49%) .NET Framework
17 166 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 143 (6.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 283 (12.47%) Computer Science
2 182 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (4.10%) User Experience
4 92 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
5 83 (3.66%) Fintech
6 70 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 70 (3.09%) Public Cloud
7 68 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 63 (2.78%) Data Structures
9 62 (2.73%) Management Information System
10 54 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
11 49 (2.16%) Tandem
12 47 (2.07%) Cyberthreat
13 41 (1.81%) Data Centre
14 37 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (1.59%) Clustering
16 28 (1.23%) Replication
17 25 (1.10%) Private Cloud
17 25 (1.10%) Spread Betting
18 24 (1.06%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 632 (27.85%) Linux
2 185 (8.15%) Windows
3 86 (3.79%) Unix
4 82 (3.61%) CentOS
5 67 (2.95%) Ubuntu
6 50 (2.20%) Android
7 31 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 24 (1.06%) Windows Server
10 21 (0.93%) CoreOS
11 20 (0.88%) FreeBSD
12 16 (0.71%) Debian
13 9 (0.40%) VMS
14 8 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
15 7 (0.31%) Solaris
16 2 (0.088%) DC/OS
17 1 (0.044%) AIX
17 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.044%) Mesosphere
17 1 (0.044%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,219 (53.72%) Agile Software Development
2 680 (29.97%) DevOps
3 630 (27.77%) TDD
4 495 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 418 (18.42%) MVC
6 416 (18.33%) Microservices
7 316 (13.93%) Continuous Integration
8 297 (13.09%) Scrum
9 280 (12.34%) OO
10 274 (12.08%) Open Source
11 272 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
12 248 (10.93%) BDD
13 235 (10.36%) Test Automation
14 222 (9.78%) Web Development
15 218 (9.61%) Web Application Development
16 211 (9.30%) Machine Learning
17 205 (9.03%) Analytics
18 187 (8.24%) Kanban
19 180 (7.93%) Continuous Delivery
20 174 (7.67%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 980 (43.19%) Java
2 860 (37.90%) JavaScript
3 773 (34.07%) Python
4 763 (33.63%) C#
5 641 (28.25%) SQL
6 346 (15.25%) Ruby
7 241 (10.62%) Java 8
8 210 (9.26%) PHP
9 208 (9.17%) Bash Shell
10 200 (8.81%) Scala
11 114 (5.02%) F#
12 111 (4.89%) PowerShell
13 108 (4.76%) Go
14 103 (4.54%) Perl
15 100 (4.41%) C++
16 83 (3.66%) TypeScript
17 70 (3.09%) C
18 59 (2.60%) Shell Script
19 57 (2.51%) ES6
20 52 (2.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 294 (12.96%) Degree
2 116 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 111 (4.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (2.86%) DV Cleared
5 58 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 41 (1.81%) AWS Certification
7 40 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 29 (1.28%) Master's Degree
8 29 (1.28%) MCPD
9 21 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
10 19 (0.84%) PhD
11 4 (0.18%) MCSD
11 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
12 3 (0.13%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.088%) CCNA
13 2 (0.088%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.088%) EMC Certification
13 2 (0.088%) RHCE
14 1 (0.044%) CISSP
14 1 (0.044%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (5.99%) QA
2 56 (2.47%) GCP
3 31 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.44%) GDPR
6 5 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.13%) WCAG
8 2 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.088%) PSD2
8 2 (0.088%) SLA
8 2 (0.088%) WAI
9 1 (0.044%) GPG13
9 1 (0.044%) HL7
9 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.044%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 632 (27.85%) Docker
2 72 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 69 (3.04%) Apache Flume
4 47 (2.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 44 (1.94%) HDFS
6 34 (1.50%) vSphere
7 29 (1.28%) Hyper-V
7 29 (1.28%) Varnish
8 23 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (0.79%) Xen
10 14 (0.62%) Active Directory
11 11 (0.48%) KVM
12 7 (0.31%) iptables
12 7 (0.31%) QEMU
12 7 (0.31%) Snort
13 5 (0.22%) NFS
14 4 (0.18%) LXC
14 4 (0.18%) vCloud
15 3 (0.13%) Firmware
15 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 370 (16.31%) Kibana
2 311 (13.71%) Ansible
3 296 (13.05%) Kubernetes
4 250 (11.02%) Puppet
5 225 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
6 200 (8.81%) Terraform
7 182 (8.02%) logstash
8 67 (2.95%) Nagios
9 62 (2.73%) Grafana
10 49 (2.16%) Graphite
11 45 (1.98%) Packer
12 43 (1.90%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 43 (1.90%) Prometheus
12 43 (1.90%) WSUS
13 39 (1.72%) Rancher
14 36 (1.59%) Mesos
15 35 (1.54%) ZABBIX
16 34 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
17 30 (1.32%) Icinga
18 19 (0.84%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 277 (12.21%) Google
2 256 (11.28%) Microsoft
3 148 (6.52%) VMware
4 137 (6.04%) Oracle
5 75 (3.31%) Splunk
6 65 (2.86%) New Relic
7 64 (2.82%) Atlassian
8 63 (2.78%) Cloudera
9 47 (2.07%) Tableau
10 43 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 40 (1.76%) SaltStack
12 39 (1.72%) Zend
13 35 (1.54%) ServiceNow
14 30 (1.32%) Hortonworks
15 27 (1.19%) IBM
16 22 (0.97%) PagerDuty
17 21 (0.93%) Informatica
17 21 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
18 20 (0.88%) Xamarin
19 17 (0.75%) Talend