Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 220 284 258
Rank change year-on-year +64 -26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 784 1,660 2,246
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 1.17% 1.34%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.89% 7.88% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1,556 1,915
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 7,200 21,062 27,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.25% 14.87% 16.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5,830 16,617 22,397
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,250 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.15% +4.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +48 722 £60,000 -4.00% 237
London +48 443 £70,000 - 97
UK excluding London +108 324 £50,000 -4.76% 156
Work from Home +78 173 £57,500 -17.86% 51
South East +82 92 £50,000 -9.09% 41
North of England +141 80 £52,500 +16.67% 41
Midlands +132 51 £55,000 - 26
North West +98 40 £52,500 +10.53% 27
Yorkshire +126 38 £52,500 +16.67% 8
East of England +77 32 £50,000 +2.56% 8
West Midlands +111 28 £55,000 - 13
Wales +41 24 £45,000 +33.09% 10
East Midlands +87 23 £57,500 -23.33% 13
South West +30 22 £60,000 +9.09% 22
Scotland +114 19 £42,500 +7.59% 7
Northern Ireland +24 3 £42,000 -16.00% 1
North East - 2 £36,250 - 6
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 362 (46.17%) AWS
2 320 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 319 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
4 305 (38.90%) Microservices
5 284 (36.22%) Java
6 273 (34.82%) Docker
7 268 (34.18%) DevOps
8 258 (32.91%) Azure
9 257 (32.78%) MongoDB
10 248 (31.63%) Python
11 232 (29.59%) C#
12 228 (29.08%) SQL
13 224 (28.57%) Kubernetes
14 218 (27.81%) React
15 213 (27.17%) Node.js
15 213 (27.17%) TDD
16 205 (26.15%) .NET
17 198 (25.26%) AngularJS
18 185 (23.60%) SQL Server
19 175 (22.32%) Scrum
20 170 (21.68%) MVC
21 165 (21.05%) NoSQL
22 156 (19.90%) Linux
23 155 (19.77%) PostgreSQL
24 154 (19.64%) ASP.NET
25 148 (18.88%) Git (software)
26 147 (18.75%) BDD
27 146 (18.62%) .NET Core
28 143 (18.24%) Kafka
29 137 (17.47%) Terraform

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 89 (11.35%) Apache Spark
2 84 (10.71%) Apache
3 36 (4.59%) nginx
4 33 (4.21%) CMS
5 20 (2.55%) Confluence
6 16 (2.04%) EPiServer
7 14 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
7 14 (1.79%) Tomcat
7 14 (1.79%) Umbraco
8 13 (1.66%) IIS
9 11 (1.40%) DNN
9 11 (1.40%) Immediacy CMS
9 11 (1.40%) Kentico
9 11 (1.40%) Sitefinity
10 8 (1.02%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
12 6 (0.77%) Drupal
13 5 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.38%) Joomla!
14 3 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.04%) SAP Hybris
2 5 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.51%) Eikon
3 4 (0.51%) Magento
4 3 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 362 (46.17%) AWS
2 258 (32.91%) Azure
3 120 (15.31%) GCP
4 77 (9.82%) GitHub
5 74 (9.44%) Serverless
6 61 (7.78%) SaaS
7 46 (5.87%) AWS Lambda
7 46 (5.87%) Stackdriver
8 43 (5.48%) Amazon S3
9 39 (4.97%) PaaS
10 30 (3.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 25 (3.19%) IaaS
12 24 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
12 24 (3.06%) Amazon ECS
12 24 (3.06%) Amazon SQS
13 22 (2.81%) Amazon Kinesis
14 18 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
15 17 (2.17%) Amazon EKS
16 16 (2.04%) Akamai
17 15 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.70%) Firewall
1 29 (3.70%) HTTP
2 24 (3.06%) DNS
3 19 (2.42%) Internet
4 18 (2.30%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.79%) VPN
6 11 (1.40%) SSL
7 9 (1.15%) BGP
7 9 (1.15%) OSPF
8 8 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (1.02%) MPLS
8 8 (1.02%) Multicast
8 8 (1.02%) VXLAN
8 8 (1.02%) WAN
8 8 (1.02%) Wireless
9 7 (0.89%) Wireshark
10 6 (0.77%) Cisco Wireless
10 6 (0.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (32.78%) MongoDB
2 185 (23.60%) SQL Server
3 165 (21.05%) NoSQL
4 155 (19.77%) PostgreSQL
5 105 (13.39%) Redis
6 100 (12.76%) SQL Server 2019
7 97 (12.37%) Big Data
8 91 (11.61%) MySQL
9 53 (6.76%) Hadoop
10 40 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
11 39 (4.97%) Relational Database
12 33 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 25 (3.19%) BigQuery
14 24 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
14 24 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (2.68%) Neo4j
16 20 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 19 (2.42%) Amazon Athena
18 18 (2.30%) Looker
19 16 (2.04%) HBase
Development Applications
1 148 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 131 (16.71%) Jenkins
3 59 (7.53%) Gradle
4 47 (5.99%) JIRA
5 45 (5.74%) TeamCity
6 35 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (4.34%) Selenium
8 30 (3.83%) GitLab
9 21 (2.68%) Maven
10 20 (2.55%) Subversion
11 19 (2.42%) Travis CI
12 17 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 17 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
13 14 (1.79%) JUnit
14 13 (1.66%) Bitbucket
14 13 (1.66%) CircleCI
14 13 (1.66%) Mercurial
14 13 (1.66%) RSpec
15 12 (1.53%) Capybara
15 12 (1.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 119 (15.18%) Finance
2 62 (7.91%) Public Sector
3 50 (6.38%) Games
4 37 (4.72%) Banking
5 26 (3.32%) Marketing
6 24 (3.06%) Retail
7 20 (2.55%) Advertising
7 20 (2.55%) Publishing
8 16 (2.04%) Law
9 5 (0.64%) Legal
9 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.64%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.51%) Front Office
10 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.38%) Electronics
11 3 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.26%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Police
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 424 (54.08%) Developer
2 119 (15.18%) .NET Developer
3 100 (12.76%) Senior Developer
4 91 (11.61%) Java Developer
5 77 (9.82%) Software Engineer
6 76 (9.69%) DevOps Engineer
7 58 (7.40%) C# Developer
8 50 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
9 36 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
10 35 (4.46%) Senior DevOps
11 33 (4.21%) Web Developer
12 31 (3.95%) Architect
12 31 (3.95%) Full Stack Developer
13 30 (3.83%) Lead Developer
14 29 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (3.44%) Digital Transformation
15 27 (3.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 26 (3.32%) Digital Developer
16 26 (3.32%) PHP Developer
17 25 (3.19%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (27.81%) React
2 213 (27.17%) Node.js
3 205 (26.15%) .NET
4 198 (25.26%) AngularJS
5 154 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 146 (18.62%) .NET Core
7 143 (18.24%) Kafka
8 136 (17.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 129 (16.45%) RabbitMQ
10 125 (15.94%) .NET Framework
11 121 (15.43%) Vue.js
12 118 (15.05%) HTML
12 118 (15.05%) Spring
13 116 (14.80%) Entity Framework
14 112 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 102 (13.01%) CSS
16 84 (10.71%) Web Services
17 82 (10.46%) Elastic Stack
18 78 (9.95%) RESTful
19 77 (9.82%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 38 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.59%) User Experience
5 26 (3.32%) Cloud Native
6 25 (3.19%) Public Cloud
7 22 (2.81%) Data Centre
8 20 (2.55%) PKI
9 18 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
10 17 (2.17%) Tandem
11 16 (2.04%) FMCG
12 13 (1.66%) iPhone
12 13 (1.66%) Life Science
13 12 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (1.15%) Renewable Energy
14 9 (1.15%) Replication
14 9 (1.15%) Virtual Team
15 8 (1.02%) Derivative
16 7 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
17 5 (0.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 156 (19.90%) Linux
2 57 (7.27%) Windows
3 22 (2.81%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.42%) CentOS
5 16 (2.04%) Android
6 15 (1.91%) Debian
7 11 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.28%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.15%) Unix
10 4 (0.51%) Mesosphere
10 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.38%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.26%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.26%) Solaris
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (38.90%) Microservices
3 268 (34.18%) DevOps
4 213 (27.17%) TDD
5 175 (22.32%) Scrum
6 170 (21.68%) MVC
7 147 (18.75%) BDD
8 128 (16.33%) Kanban
9 121 (15.43%) Software Engineering
10 98 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 79 (10.08%) OO
12 76 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
13 66 (8.42%) Mentoring
14 63 (8.04%) Fintech
15 62 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
16 59 (7.53%) Machine Learning
17 57 (7.27%) Service Management
18 54 (6.89%) Analytics
18 54 (6.89%) Web Development
19 50 (6.38%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 320 (40.82%) JavaScript
2 284 (36.22%) Java
3 248 (31.63%) Python
4 232 (29.59%) C#
5 228 (29.08%) SQL
6 119 (15.18%) TypeScript
7 86 (10.97%) PHP
8 80 (10.20%) Go
9 59 (7.53%) Scala
10 52 (6.63%) Ruby
11 42 (5.36%) C++
12 41 (5.23%) PowerShell
13 37 (4.72%) Bash Shell
14 36 (4.59%) T-SQL
15 33 (4.21%) Kotlin
16 27 (3.44%) Java 8
17 22 (2.81%) Perl
17 22 (2.81%) PL/SQL
18 19 (2.42%) C
19 11 (1.40%) Rust
Qualifications
1 81 (10.33%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.29%) SC Cleared
3 60 (7.65%) Degree
4 19 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.40%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (0.89%) CCIE
8 6 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.64%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.64%) RHCE
10 2 (0.26%) CCDE
10 2 (0.26%) CCNP
10 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.26%) ISEB
10 2 (0.26%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.26%) MCITP
10 2 (0.26%) MCSE
10 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.57%) QA
2 5 (0.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.38%) ISO 20022
4 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.38%) PSD2
4 3 (0.38%) TARGET2
5 2 (0.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) COBIT
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 273 (34.82%) Docker
2 25 (3.19%) vSphere
3 18 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (1.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 12 (1.53%) Active Directory
5 12 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.15%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.64%) VMware NSX
7 5 (0.64%) XenApp
7 5 (0.64%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.51%) Varnish
9 3 (0.38%) iptables
9 3 (0.38%) LXC
10 2 (0.26%) vCloud
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.13%) HDFS
11 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 224 (28.57%) Kubernetes
2 137 (17.47%) Terraform
3 133 (16.96%) Ansible
4 80 (10.20%) Kibana
5 72 (9.18%) Puppet
6 60 (7.65%) Opscode Chef
7 52 (6.63%) Grafana
8 39 (4.97%) logstash
9 20 (2.55%) Prometheus
10 16 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (1.53%) Nagios
11 12 (1.53%) Netcool
11 12 (1.53%) Opsview
12 8 (1.02%) Packer
13 7 (0.89%) Consul
13 7 (0.89%) Pingdom
14 5 (0.64%) Fluentd
14 5 (0.64%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.51%) SCCM
15 4 (0.51%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 88 (11.22%) Splunk
3 75 (9.57%) Google
4 56 (7.14%) Oracle
5 48 (6.12%) ServiceNow
6 26 (3.32%) SAP
7 20 (2.55%) F5
7 20 (2.55%) New Relic
8 18 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (2.30%) VMware
9 17 (2.17%) Cisco
9 17 (2.17%) hybris
10 16 (2.04%) Adobe
10 16 (2.04%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.79%) Sitecore
12 13 (1.66%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.66%) Dynatrace
12 13 (1.66%) Fortinet
12 13 (1.66%) TOWER Software
13 12 (1.53%) SevOne