Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 278 313
Rank change year-on-year +27 +35 +148
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,256 2,177 2,007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.35% 1.23% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.11% 6.91% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,798 1,724 1,806
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.68%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -8.16%

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 27,806 31,492 35,391
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.60% 17.85% 18.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22,340 25,256 30,010
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 £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.88% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +28 2,169 £60,000 - 369
London +26 1,257 £70,000 +7.69% 213
UK excluding London +18 978 £50,000 - 173
South East -49 309 £52,500 -4.55% 51
North of England +62 219 £50,000 +11.11% 54
South West +73 160 £47,500 - 20
East of England +13 126 £57,500 +9.52% 16
North West +9 124 £50,000 +11.11% 35
Midlands +45 97 £55,000 +29.41% 15
Yorkshire +57 73 £46,250 -2.63% 16
West Midlands +42 58 £47,500 +25.00% 10
East Midlands +23 39 £65,000 +23.81% 5
Scotland +13 37 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Wales 0 31 £37,500 -6.25% 8
North East 0 22 £50,000 +100.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 1,281 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 968 (42.91%) Java
3 918 (40.69%) JavaScript
4 813 (36.04%) Amazon AWS
5 805 (35.68%) C#
6 746 (33.07%) Python
7 710 (31.47%) .NET
8 671 (29.74%) AngularJS
9 643 (28.50%) DevOps
10 639 (28.32%) Microsoft Azure
11 632 (28.01%) MongoDB
12 595 (26.37%) Linux
13 594 (26.33%) Docker
14 583 (25.84%) SQL
15 573 (25.40%) HTML
16 572 (25.35%) SQL Server
17 523 (23.18%) TDD
18 495 (21.94%) CSS
19 477 (21.14%) MVC
20 474 (21.01%) Software Engineering
21 468 (20.74%) RabbitMQ
22 447 (19.81%) Microservices
23 432 (19.15%) NoSQL
24 422 (18.71%) ASP.NET
25 407 (18.04%) ASP.NET Web API
26 403 (17.86%) Finance
27 396 (17.55%) Git (software)
28 385 (17.07%) Spring
29 343 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
30 342 (15.16%) Kibana

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
1 230 (10.20%) Apache Spark
2 147 (6.52%) Apache
3 133 (5.90%) Apache Solr
4 101 (4.48%) nginx
5 85 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 80 (3.55%) Confluence
7 60 (2.66%) CMS
8 42 (1.86%) Apache Pig
9 38 (1.68%) SharePoint
10 26 (1.15%) JBoss
10 26 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 26 (1.15%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.02%) CloudStack
12 18 (0.80%) OpenStack
13 17 (0.75%) IIS
13 17 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.58%) Drupal
15 12 (0.53%) GlassFish
15 12 (0.53%) Jetty
16 11 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.13%) Maya
5 3 (0.13%) Snapchat
6 2 (0.089%) Blender
7 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.044%) Mingle
7 1 (0.044%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.044%) SPSS
7 1 (0.044%) Weka
Business Applications
1 16 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.27%) Magento
4 5 (0.22%) Actimize
4 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.044%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 813 (36.04%) Amazon AWS
2 639 (28.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (6.87%) Google Cloud Platform
4 135 (5.98%) SaaS
5 113 (5.01%) Amazon EC2
6 112 (4.96%) GitHub
7 88 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
8 73 (3.24%) Serverless
9 68 (3.01%) AWS CloudFormation
10 65 (2.88%) Amazon S3
11 48 (2.13%) IaaS
12 47 (2.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 44 (1.95%) AWS Lambda
14 42 (1.86%) Google Play
15 39 (1.73%) Amazon ELB
15 39 (1.73%) CloudFront
15 39 (1.73%) PaaS
16 30 (1.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 30 (1.33%) Route 53
17 26 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.50%) TCP/IP
2 75 (3.32%) HTTP
3 71 (3.15%) Internet
4 61 (2.70%) DNS
5 40 (1.77%) VPN
6 37 (1.64%) Firewall
7 34 (1.51%) SSL
8 18 (0.80%) IPv4
8 18 (0.80%) IPv6
9 12 (0.53%) Network Security
10 11 (0.49%) DHCP
11 10 (0.44%) AMQP
11 10 (0.44%) OpenLDAP
12 9 (0.40%) SAN
13 8 (0.35%) Intranet
14 7 (0.31%) SSH
15 6 (0.27%) LAN
15 6 (0.27%) VLAN
16 5 (0.22%) SMS
16 5 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (28.01%) MongoDB
2 572 (25.35%) SQL Server
3 432 (19.15%) NoSQL
4 334 (14.80%) Big Data
5 320 (14.18%) MySQL
6 311 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
7 295 (13.08%) Hadoop
8 248 (10.99%) Redis
9 230 (10.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 137 (6.07%) Relational Database
11 109 (4.83%) Apache Hive
12 101 (4.48%) HBase
13 85 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
14 72 (3.19%) Impala
15 64 (2.84%) Neo4j
16 60 (2.66%) Amazon RDS
17 58 (2.57%) Flink
18 57 (2.53%) Amazon Redshift
19 49 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 48 (2.13%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 396 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 292 (12.94%) Jenkins
3 150 (6.65%) TeamCity
4 125 (5.54%) JIRA
5 107 (4.74%) Maven
6 105 (4.65%) JUnit
7 90 (3.99%) Selenium
8 83 (3.68%) Visual Studio
9 67 (2.97%) Octopus Deploy
10 65 (2.88%) Cucumber
11 52 (2.30%) Jasmine
12 51 (2.26%) Gradle
12 51 (2.26%) gulp
13 49 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
14 44 (1.95%) Bitbucket
14 44 (1.95%) Subversion
15 43 (1.91%) GitLab
15 43 (1.91%) Mockito
16 42 (1.86%) webpack
17 37 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 403 (17.86%) Finance
2 222 (9.84%) Games
3 121 (5.36%) Banking
4 105 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 77 (3.41%) Retail
6 59 (2.62%) Financial Institution
7 44 (1.95%) Marketing
8 32 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 31 (1.37%) Front Office
10 26 (1.15%) Law
11 16 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 16 (0.71%) Publishing
12 15 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 13 (0.58%) Electronics
14 10 (0.44%) Military
15 8 (0.35%) Advertising
16 7 (0.31%) Legal
17 6 (0.27%) Music Industry
18 5 (0.22%) Automotive
19 4 (0.18%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1,289 (57.14%) Developer
2 376 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 341 (15.12%) Java Developer
4 267 (11.84%) Software Engineer
5 266 (11.79%) Senior Developer
6 237 (10.51%) C# Developer
7 200 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
8 155 (6.87%) Java Engineer
9 153 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 153 (6.78%) Software Developer
10 121 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
11 118 (5.23%) ASP.NET Developer
12 117 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 111 (4.92%) Python Developer
14 108 (4.79%) Lead Developer
15 100 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 95 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
17 87 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
18 83 (3.68%) Architect
18 83 (3.68%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 710 (31.47%) .NET
2 671 (29.74%) AngularJS
3 573 (25.40%) HTML
4 495 (21.94%) CSS
5 468 (20.74%) RabbitMQ
6 422 (18.71%) ASP.NET
7 407 (18.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 385 (17.07%) Spring
9 343 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 338 (14.98%) RESTful
11 333 (14.76%) REST
12 328 (14.54%) Kafka
13 295 (13.08%) Node.js
14 276 (12.23%) React
15 268 (11.88%) Web Services
16 224 (9.93%) HTML5
17 218 (9.66%) .NET Framework
18 182 (8.07%) Elastic Stack
19 179 (7.93%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 171 (7.58%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 254 (11.26%) Computer Science
2 138 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
4 91 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 83 (3.68%) Tandem
6 79 (3.50%) User Experience
7 77 (3.41%) Data Structures
8 68 (3.01%) Fintech
9 66 (2.93%) Algorithms
10 62 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
11 61 (2.70%) Management Information System
12 56 (2.48%) Public Cloud
13 42 (1.86%) iPhone
14 40 (1.77%) Cyberthreat
14 40 (1.77%) Robotics
15 39 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
16 33 (1.46%) Data Centre
17 31 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
18 30 (1.33%) Replication
18 30 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 595 (26.37%) Linux
2 203 (9.00%) Windows
3 105 (4.65%) CentOS
4 82 (3.63%) Unix
5 71 (3.15%) Android
6 70 (3.10%) Ubuntu
7 39 (1.73%) Windows Server
8 32 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 19 (0.84%) Debian
11 18 (0.80%) FreeBSD
12 8 (0.35%) CoreOS
13 5 (0.22%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.18%) VMS
15 3 (0.13%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.089%) DC/OS
16 2 (0.089%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,281 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 643 (28.50%) DevOps
3 523 (23.18%) TDD
4 477 (21.14%) MVC
5 474 (21.01%) Software Engineering
6 447 (19.81%) Microservices
7 291 (12.90%) Scrum
8 278 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
9 274 (12.15%) OO
10 259 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
11 251 (11.13%) Web Application Development
12 245 (10.86%) BDD
13 225 (9.97%) Web Development
14 224 (9.93%) Open Source
15 202 (8.95%) Test Automation
16 176 (7.80%) Kanban
17 174 (7.71%) Multithreading
18 173 (7.67%) Machine Learning
19 171 (7.58%) Analytics
20 153 (6.78%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 968 (42.91%) Java
2 918 (40.69%) JavaScript
3 805 (35.68%) C#
4 746 (33.07%) Python
5 583 (25.84%) SQL
6 271 (12.01%) Ruby
7 244 (10.82%) Java 8
8 191 (8.47%) Bash Shell
9 186 (8.24%) Scala
10 176 (7.80%) PHP
11 131 (5.81%) C++
12 128 (5.67%) PowerShell
13 97 (4.30%) F#
13 97 (4.30%) Go
14 91 (4.03%) Perl
15 82 (3.63%) C
16 70 (3.10%) Shell Script
17 67 (2.97%) TypeScript
18 52 (2.30%) T-SQL
19 51 (2.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 281 (12.46%) Degree
2 128 (5.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 117 (5.19%) Security Cleared
4 69 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 67 (2.97%) DV Cleared
6 50 (2.22%) AWS Certification
7 35 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (1.15%) MCPD
9 22 (0.98%) Master's Degree
9 22 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
10 11 (0.49%) PhD
11 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.089%) CCNA
12 2 (0.089%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.089%) CISSP
12 2 (0.089%) RHCE
12 2 (0.089%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.044%) CEH
13 1 (0.044%) CIPD
13 1 (0.044%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.72%) QA
2 18 (0.80%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.53%) GDPR
4 11 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (0.49%) SLA
5 10 (0.44%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.18%) ISO 14001
7 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.089%) WCAG
9 1 (0.044%) GPG13
9 1 (0.044%) HL7
System Software
1 594 (26.33%) Docker
2 64 (2.84%) Apache Flume
3 61 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 40 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 40 (1.77%) Varnish
5 38 (1.68%) HDFS
6 36 (1.60%) Hyper-V
7 27 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (1.11%) Active Directory
9 23 (1.02%) vSphere
10 13 (0.58%) KVM
11 11 (0.49%) Xen
12 9 (0.40%) QEMU
13 7 (0.31%) iptables
13 7 (0.31%) LXC
14 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.18%) Firmware
15 4 (0.18%) Snort
16 3 (0.13%) XenApp
17 2 (0.089%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 342 (15.16%) Kibana
2 267 (11.84%) Kubernetes
3 264 (11.70%) Ansible
4 217 (9.62%) Puppet
5 210 (9.31%) Opscode Chef
6 183 (8.11%) Terraform
7 155 (6.87%) logstash
8 70 (3.10%) Grafana
9 53 (2.35%) Nagios
10 48 (2.13%) Packer
11 45 (1.99%) Graphite
12 38 (1.68%) Hadoop YARN
13 32 (1.42%) ZABBIX
14 30 (1.33%) HAProxy
14 30 (1.33%) Oozie
15 29 (1.29%) Icinga
16 26 (1.15%) Cobbler
17 25 (1.11%) Prometheus
18 24 (1.06%) Mesos
19 22 (0.98%) Rancher
Vendors
1 310 (13.74%) Google
2 256 (11.35%) Microsoft
3 129 (5.72%) VMware
4 118 (5.23%) Oracle
5 60 (2.66%) New Relic
5 60 (2.66%) Splunk
6 54 (2.39%) Cloudera
7 53 (2.35%) Tableau
8 51 (2.26%) ServiceNow
9 45 (1.99%) Red Hat
10 41 (1.82%) Atlassian
11 32 (1.42%) Hortonworks
12 30 (1.33%) MapR
12 30 (1.33%) Zend
13 29 (1.29%) SaltStack
14 26 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
15 25 (1.11%) Databricks
15 25 (1.11%) SAP
16 23 (1.02%) IBM
17 20 (0.89%) Xamarin