Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 236 275 298
Rank change year-on-year +39 +23 +143
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,331 2,253 2,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.46% 1.26% 1.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.05% 7.26% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 1,797 1,878
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £35,350
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% 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 25,765 31,051 33,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.15% 17.31% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20,673 25,205 28,592
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +36 2,212 £60,000 - 392
London +38 1,320 £67,500 +3.85% 238
UK excluding London +47 981 £50,000 +5.26% 186
South East 0 342 £45,000 -18.18% 53
North of England +81 241 £49,242 +9.43% 48
North West +34 140 £50,000 +11.11% 34
East of England +14 110 £60,000 +26.32% 15
South West -4 108 £47,500 - 23
Midlands +45 88 £60,000 +33.33% 15
Yorkshire +81 84 £45,000 +2.86% 12
West Midlands +43 50 £55,000 +37.50% 11
Wales +5 43 £40,000 +5.26% 13
East Midlands +11 38 £75,000 +57.89% 4
Scotland +28 37 £52,500 +16.67% 13
North East - 21 £62,500 - 2
Northern Ireland +7 14 £42,500 +46.55% 6

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 1,312 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 920 (39.47%) Java
3 910 (39.04%) JavaScript
4 800 (34.32%) Python
5 797 (34.19%) C#
6 794 (34.06%) Amazon AWS
7 688 (29.52%) .NET
8 666 (28.57%) Linux
9 659 (28.27%) Docker
10 639 (27.41%) AngularJS
11 624 (26.77%) DevOps
12 606 (26.00%) HTML
13 599 (25.70%) MongoDB
14 583 (25.01%) Microsoft Azure
15 559 (23.98%) SQL Server
16 549 (23.55%) CSS
17 545 (23.38%) SQL
18 509 (21.84%) RabbitMQ
19 496 (21.28%) NoSQL
20 481 (20.63%) MVC
21 472 (20.25%) Microservices
22 461 (19.78%) Software Engineering
23 460 (19.73%) Git (software)
24 413 (17.72%) TDD
25 404 (17.33%) ASP.NET
26 395 (16.95%) MySQL
27 391 (16.77%) Kafka
28 376 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
28 376 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
29 370 (15.87%) Big Data

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
1 292 (12.53%) Apache Spark
2 172 (7.38%) Apache
3 152 (6.52%) Apache Solr
4 128 (5.49%) nginx
5 83 (3.56%) Tomcat
6 76 (3.26%) Apache Pig
7 55 (2.36%) Confluence
8 47 (2.02%) CMS
9 23 (0.99%) Drupal
9 23 (0.99%) SharePoint
10 22 (0.94%) IIS
10 22 (0.94%) WildFly
11 20 (0.86%) WebSphere
12 16 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 15 (0.64%) GlassFish
13 15 (0.64%) JBoss
14 13 (0.56%) Jupyter
15 12 (0.51%) OpenStack
16 10 (0.43%) Jetty
16 10 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.13%) Maya
4 3 (0.13%) SPSS
5 2 (0.086%) Snapchat
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (0.26%) Magento
3 1 (0.043%) Actimize
3 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.043%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 794 (34.06%) Amazon AWS
2 583 (25.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 177 (7.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 130 (5.58%) GitHub
5 104 (4.46%) Cloud Computing
6 103 (4.42%) SaaS
7 96 (4.12%) Amazon EC2
8 94 (4.03%) Serverless
9 82 (3.52%) Amazon S3
9 82 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 65 (2.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 62 (2.66%) AWS Lambda
12 56 (2.40%) Google Play
13 39 (1.67%) CloudFront
14 36 (1.54%) IaaS
15 34 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 32 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
17 29 (1.24%) Amazon SQS
17 29 (1.24%) npm
18 28 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.69%) Internet
2 73 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 67 (2.87%) HTTP
4 58 (2.49%) DNS
5 50 (2.15%) VPN
6 47 (2.02%) Firewall
7 29 (1.24%) SSL
8 16 (0.69%) DHCP
9 15 (0.64%) Network Security
10 12 (0.51%) OpenLDAP
11 11 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
12 10 (0.43%) Ethernet
12 10 (0.43%) MPLS
13 9 (0.39%) NetScaler
13 9 (0.39%) SNMP
13 9 (0.39%) SSH
14 8 (0.34%) AMQP
14 8 (0.34%) HTTPS
14 8 (0.34%) Intranet
15 7 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (25.70%) MongoDB
2 559 (23.98%) SQL Server
3 496 (21.28%) NoSQL
4 395 (16.95%) MySQL
5 376 (16.13%) PostgreSQL
6 370 (15.87%) Big Data
7 321 (13.77%) Hadoop
8 319 (13.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 278 (11.93%) Redis
10 143 (6.13%) HBase
11 141 (6.05%) Apache Hive
12 127 (5.45%) Relational Database
13 114 (4.89%) Couchbase
14 105 (4.50%) Amazon Redshift
15 83 (3.56%) Flink
16 76 (3.26%) CouchDB
16 76 (3.26%) Impala
17 65 (2.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 59 (2.53%) Amazon RDS
19 54 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 460 (19.73%) Git (software)
2 311 (13.34%) Jenkins
3 136 (5.83%) TeamCity
4 98 (4.20%) JIRA
5 79 (3.39%) Selenium
6 74 (3.17%) Cucumber
7 71 (3.05%) Subversion
8 69 (2.96%) Octopus Deploy
8 69 (2.96%) Visual Studio
9 68 (2.92%) Maven
10 65 (2.79%) JUnit
11 59 (2.53%) webpack
12 57 (2.45%) gulp
13 48 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
14 41 (1.76%) Vagrant
15 39 (1.67%) Grunt
16 38 (1.63%) Bitbucket
16 38 (1.63%) GitLab
17 35 (1.50%) EasyMock
17 35 (1.50%) Mercurial
General
1 355 (15.23%) Finance
2 243 (10.42%) Games
3 93 (3.99%) Banking
4 76 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 72 (3.09%) Marketing
5 72 (3.09%) Retail
6 58 (2.49%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.46%) Electronics
8 33 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 28 (1.20%) Law
10 24 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.73%) Publishing
12 16 (0.69%) Financial Institution
12 16 (0.69%) Legal
13 14 (0.60%) Advertising
14 11 (0.47%) Automotive
15 10 (0.43%) Military
15 10 (0.43%) Music Industry
16 7 (0.30%) Front Office
17 6 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 1,326 (56.89%) Developer
2 397 (17.03%) .NET Developer
3 327 (14.03%) Java Developer
4 286 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 259 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 240 (10.30%) C# Developer
7 186 (7.98%) DevOps Engineer
8 184 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 141 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 140 (6.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 131 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
12 128 (5.49%) Software Developer
13 127 (5.45%) Python Developer
14 119 (5.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 111 (4.76%) Java Engineer
16 107 (4.59%) Data Engineer
17 105 (4.50%) Senior Java Developer
18 102 (4.38%) Architect
19 100 (4.29%) PHP Developer
20 89 (3.82%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (29.52%) .NET
2 639 (27.41%) AngularJS
3 606 (26.00%) HTML
4 549 (23.55%) CSS
5 509 (21.84%) RabbitMQ
6 404 (17.33%) ASP.NET
7 391 (16.77%) Kafka
8 376 (16.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 359 (15.40%) Spring
10 343 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 337 (14.46%) RESTful
12 317 (13.60%) Node.js
13 302 (12.96%) REST
14 281 (12.05%) React
15 254 (10.90%) HTML5
16 224 (9.61%) Web Services
17 217 (9.31%) .NET Framework
18 201 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 196 (8.41%) Elastic Stack
20 177 (7.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 158 (6.78%) Greenfield Project
2 100 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (4.25%) Mobile App
4 94 (4.03%) User Experience
5 83 (3.56%) Tandem
6 74 (3.17%) Fintech
7 63 (2.70%) Algorithms
8 57 (2.45%) iPhone
9 48 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
10 47 (2.02%) Data Centre
11 45 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 39 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
12 39 (1.67%) Management Information System
13 37 (1.59%) Public Cloud
14 34 (1.46%) Social Media
15 33 (1.42%) Replication
15 33 (1.42%) Robotics
16 27 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
17 20 (0.86%) Clustering
17 20 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 666 (28.57%) Linux
2 202 (8.67%) Windows
3 127 (5.45%) CentOS
4 88 (3.78%) Android
5 71 (3.05%) Unix
6 65 (2.79%) Ubuntu
7 48 (2.06%) Windows Server
8 39 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (1.54%) Apple iOS
10 15 (0.64%) Debian
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 11 (0.47%) Windows 8
12 8 (0.34%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (0.34%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.30%) FreeBSD
14 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (0.21%) Solaris
16 3 (0.13%) Fedora
16 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,312 (56.28%) Agile Software Development
2 624 (26.77%) DevOps
3 481 (20.63%) MVC
4 472 (20.25%) Microservices
5 461 (19.78%) Software Engineering
6 413 (17.72%) TDD
7 329 (14.11%) Scrum
8 252 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
9 248 (10.64%) Web Application Development
10 245 (10.51%) Open Source
11 242 (10.38%) OO
12 223 (9.57%) Problem-Solving
13 205 (8.79%) Web Development
14 203 (8.71%) Computer Science
15 197 (8.45%) Test Automation
16 186 (7.98%) Analytics
17 183 (7.85%) BDD
18 161 (6.91%) Kanban
19 159 (6.82%) Machine Learning
20 156 (6.69%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 920 (39.47%) Java
2 910 (39.04%) JavaScript
3 800 (34.32%) Python
4 797 (34.19%) C#
5 545 (23.38%) SQL
6 214 (9.18%) Ruby
7 198 (8.49%) Scala
8 186 (7.98%) Java 8
9 184 (7.89%) PHP
10 182 (7.81%) Bash Shell
11 155 (6.65%) C++
12 106 (4.55%) PowerShell
13 103 (4.42%) Go
14 86 (3.69%) Perl
15 76 (3.26%) ES6
16 69 (2.96%) C
17 68 (2.92%) TypeScript
18 65 (2.79%) F#
19 64 (2.75%) Shell Script
20 47 (2.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 242 (10.38%) Degree
2 149 (6.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 100 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 63 (2.70%) SC Cleared
5 51 (2.19%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.72%) AWS Certification
7 23 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
8 22 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.43%) MCPD
10 9 (0.39%) PhD
11 6 (0.26%) Master's Degree
12 4 (0.17%) CIPD
12 4 (0.17%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.17%) RHCE
12 4 (0.17%) RHCSA
13 2 (0.086%) CCNA
13 2 (0.086%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.086%) CISSP
14 1 (0.043%) MCSE
14 1 (0.043%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.29%) QA
2 19 (0.82%) SLA
3 14 (0.60%) GDPR
3 14 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.47%) Data Quality
5 10 (0.43%) MiFID
5 10 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) WCAG
9 1 (0.043%) HL7
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 659 (28.27%) Docker
2 88 (3.78%) Apache Flume
3 51 (2.19%) Varnish
4 46 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (1.93%) HDFS
6 39 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 27 (1.16%) Active Directory
7 27 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
8 20 (0.86%) Hyper-V
9 13 (0.56%) Snort
10 10 (0.43%) vSphere
11 8 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.30%) LXC
13 6 (0.26%) KVM
13 6 (0.26%) Xen
14 5 (0.21%) QEMU
15 4 (0.17%) Squid
15 4 (0.17%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 317 (13.60%) Kubernetes
2 305 (13.08%) Kibana
3 271 (11.63%) Ansible
4 190 (8.15%) Puppet
5 178 (7.64%) Terraform
6 177 (7.59%) Opscode Chef
7 160 (6.86%) logstash
8 92 (3.95%) Hadoop YARN
9 82 (3.52%) Grafana
10 69 (2.96%) Oozie
11 47 (2.02%) Packer
12 41 (1.76%) HAProxy
13 39 (1.67%) Graphite
14 36 (1.54%) ZABBIX
15 35 (1.50%) Nagios
16 32 (1.37%) Mesos
17 30 (1.29%) Prometheus
18 22 (0.94%) Cobbler
19 19 (0.82%) Consul
20 15 (0.64%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 299 (12.83%) Google
2 255 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 128 (5.49%) Oracle
4 90 (3.86%) VMware
5 77 (3.30%) Hortonworks
6 73 (3.13%) Cloudera
7 62 (2.66%) Red Hat
8 61 (2.62%) MapR
9 60 (2.57%) New Relic
10 59 (2.53%) Databricks
11 53 (2.27%) Splunk
11 53 (2.27%) Tableau
12 42 (1.80%) SAP
13 37 (1.59%) ServiceNow
14 32 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
15 27 (1.16%) IBM
16 21 (0.90%) Facebook
17 20 (0.86%) Cisco
18 18 (0.77%) Zend
19 17 (0.73%) Atlassian