Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 273 306 438
Rank change year-on-year +33 +132 +371
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2190 2025 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 1.07% 0.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.99% 5.81% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1730 1831 1314
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +25.00%

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 31320 34860 41600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.84% 18.38% 19.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25241 29438 34655
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 15 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 23 October 2017. 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 +31 2113 £60,000 +4.35% 128
London +4 1248 £65,000 +4.00% 68
UK excluding London +56 912 £50,000 +5.26% 63
South East +73 400 £55,000 +10.00% 18
North of England +36 169 £45,000 -5.26% 15
East of England +31 127 £50,000 - 7
North West +33 123 £42,500 -10.53% 9
South West -12 103 £46,250 -7.50% 12
Midlands +13 66 £45,000 +32.35% 8
Yorkshire +26 41 £47,500 -3.06% 6
Wales +25 34 £40,000 +14.29% 3
West Midlands -10 34 £40,000 +23.08% 3
East Midlands +40 32 £47,500 +13.10% 5
Scotland -1 14 £45,000 -9.32%
North East - 5 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, IT jobs citing Elasticsearch also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Elasticsearch.

1 1103 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
2 911 (41.60%) Java
3 819 (37.40%) Amazon AWS
4 788 (35.98%) JavaScript
5 707 (32.28%) MongoDB
6 687 (31.37%) Linux
7 649 (29.63%) TDD
7 649 (29.63%) Docker
8 630 (28.77%) Python
9 613 (27.99%) C#
10 609 (27.81%) DevOps
11 605 (27.63%) AngularJS
12 545 (24.89%) Git (software)
13 531 (24.25%) Node.js
14 505 (23.06%) SQL
15 497 (22.69%) HTML
16 493 (22.51%) .NET
17 472 (21.55%) SQL Server
18 471 (21.51%) NoSQL
19 444 (20.27%) CSS
20 432 (19.73%) Jenkins
21 430 (19.63%) MVC
22 416 (19.00%) MySQL
23 407 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
24 402 (18.36%) Software Engineering
25 375 (17.12%) Spring
26 374 (17.08%) Finance
27 372 (16.99%) RESTful
28 356 (16.26%) Kibana
29 353 (16.12%) Continuous Integration

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
1 259 (11.83%) Apache Spark
2 258 (11.78%) Apache
3 228 (10.41%) Apache Solr
4 133 (6.07%) nginx
5 98 (4.47%) Tomcat
6 64 (2.92%) OpenStack
7 60 (2.74%) CMS
8 56 (2.56%) IIS
9 41 (1.87%) Confluence
10 30 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 29 (1.32%) Jetty
12 26 (1.19%) JBoss
13 25 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
14 23 (1.05%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.78%) Umbraco
16 16 (0.73%) Apache Pig
16 16 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
17 14 (0.64%) CloudStack
17 14 (0.64%) WordPress
18 12 (0.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.046%) HipChat
2 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.046%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.23%) Magento
2 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.14%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.091%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.046%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.046%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 819 (37.40%) Amazon AWS
2 407 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 139 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 131 (5.98%) GitHub
5 128 (5.84%) SaaS
6 113 (5.16%) Amazon EC2
7 100 (4.57%) Serverless
8 80 (3.65%) Amazon S3
9 74 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
10 53 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
11 52 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
12 49 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
13 29 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 25 (1.14%) Google App Engine
15 24 (1.10%) PaaS
15 24 (1.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 22 (1.00%) Slack
17 21 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 20 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
19 19 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 92 (4.20%) HTTP
2 50 (2.28%) TCP/IP
3 47 (2.15%) Internet
4 40 (1.83%) Firewall
5 36 (1.64%) DNS
6 25 (1.14%) SAN
7 23 (1.05%) VPN
8 19 (0.87%) Network Security
9 14 (0.64%) VLAN
10 13 (0.59%) DHCP
10 13 (0.59%) SMS
11 12 (0.55%) AMQP
12 11 (0.50%) IPsec
13 10 (0.46%) LDAP
13 10 (0.46%) SSL
14 9 (0.41%) Wireless
15 8 (0.37%) BGP
16 7 (0.32%) NAS
17 5 (0.23%) IMAP
17 5 (0.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 707 (32.28%) MongoDB
2 472 (21.55%) SQL Server
3 471 (21.51%) NoSQL
4 416 (19.00%) MySQL
5 352 (16.07%) Big Data
6 333 (15.21%) Redis
7 299 (13.65%) Hadoop
8 283 (12.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 265 (12.10%) PostgreSQL
10 155 (7.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 136 (6.21%) Relational Database
12 107 (4.89%) SQL Server 2014
13 72 (3.29%) Neo4j
14 63 (2.88%) HBase
15 56 (2.56%) RDBMS
16 55 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
17 51 (2.33%) Hazelcast
18 49 (2.24%) Couchbase
19 48 (2.19%) Apache Hive
20 42 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 545 (24.89%) Git (software)
2 432 (19.73%) Jenkins
3 281 (12.83%) TeamCity
4 193 (8.81%) Maven
5 109 (4.98%) Cucumber
6 99 (4.52%) JIRA
7 97 (4.43%) Subversion
8 89 (4.06%) Selenium
9 74 (3.38%) Vagrant
10 70 (3.20%) JUnit
11 59 (2.69%) Octopus Deploy
12 57 (2.60%) gulp
13 56 (2.56%) PHPUnit
13 56 (2.56%) webpack
14 42 (1.92%) Gradle
15 39 (1.78%) Mockito
16 36 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 30 (1.37%) Grunt
18 29 (1.32%) Eclipse
19 27 (1.23%) IntelliJ
General
1 374 (17.08%) Finance
2 212 (9.68%) Banking
3 151 (6.89%) Games
4 129 (5.89%) Marketing
5 117 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 115 (5.25%) Retail Banking
7 101 (4.61%) Retail
8 73 (3.33%) Telecoms
9 56 (2.56%) Manufacturing
10 53 (2.42%) Electronics
11 50 (2.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 46 (2.10%) Front Office
13 43 (1.96%) Law
14 39 (1.78%) Publishing
15 15 (0.68%) Advertising
16 13 (0.59%) Financial Institution
17 10 (0.46%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.27%) Music Industry
19 4 (0.18%) German Language
19 4 (0.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1233 (56.30%) Developer
2 379 (17.31%) Java Developer
3 351 (16.03%) Senior Developer
4 294 (13.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 248 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 191 (8.72%) Software Engineer
7 166 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 165 (7.53%) Lead Developer
9 139 (6.35%) C# Developer
10 122 (5.57%) PHP Developer
11 119 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 112 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
13 99 (4.52%) Java Engineer
14 97 (4.43%) Python Developer
15 93 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
16 92 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
17 89 (4.06%) HTML CSS Developer
17 89 (4.06%) HTML Developer
18 83 (3.79%) Web Developer
19 79 (3.61%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 605 (27.63%) AngularJS
2 531 (24.25%) Node.js
3 497 (22.69%) HTML
4 493 (22.51%) .NET
5 444 (20.27%) CSS
6 375 (17.12%) Spring
7 372 (16.99%) RESTful
8 350 (15.98%) RabbitMQ
9 291 (13.29%) REST
10 284 (12.97%) React
11 276 (12.60%) ASP.NET
12 259 (11.83%) Kafka
13 249 (11.37%) ASP.NET Web API
14 232 (10.59%) Web Services
15 231 (10.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 192 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 191 (8.72%) Hibernate
18 183 (8.36%) KnockoutJS
19 180 (8.22%) HTML5
20 171 (7.81%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 276 (12.60%) Computer Science
2 166 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
3 150 (6.85%) User Experience
4 126 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
5 84 (3.84%) Fintech
6 56 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 49 (2.24%) Data Centre
8 44 (2.01%) Algorithms
9 43 (1.96%) Derivative
10 39 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
11 32 (1.46%) Data Structures
11 32 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
12 28 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
13 27 (1.23%) Social Media
14 25 (1.14%) Replication
15 24 (1.10%) Life Science
16 20 (0.91%) Private Cloud
17 19 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
18 17 (0.78%) Clustering
19 14 (0.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 687 (31.37%) Linux
2 274 (12.51%) Windows
3 153 (6.99%) Unix
4 107 (4.89%) Windows Server
5 64 (2.92%) CentOS
6 60 (2.74%) Ubuntu
7 43 (1.96%) Android
8 39 (1.78%) Apple iOS
9 38 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.73%) CoreOS
11 13 (0.59%) Debian
12 10 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (0.32%) FreeBSD
13 7 (0.32%) SUSE
13 7 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.14%) Fedora
16 2 (0.091%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.046%) SmartOS
17 1 (0.046%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1103 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
2 649 (29.63%) TDD
3 609 (27.81%) DevOps
4 430 (19.63%) MVC
5 402 (18.36%) Software Engineering
6 353 (16.12%) Continuous Integration
6 353 (16.12%) Scrum
7 340 (15.53%) Microservices
8 333 (15.21%) OO
9 252 (11.51%) BDD
10 249 (11.37%) Kanban
11 240 (10.96%) Web Development
12 228 (10.41%) E-Commerce
13 213 (9.73%) Multithreading
14 203 (9.27%) Analytics
15 184 (8.40%) Test Automation
16 182 (8.31%) Mentoring
17 159 (7.26%) Open Source
17 159 (7.26%) Web Application Development
18 155 (7.08%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 911 (41.60%) Java
2 788 (35.98%) JavaScript
3 630 (28.77%) Python
4 613 (27.99%) C#
5 505 (23.06%) SQL
6 332 (15.16%) Ruby
7 228 (10.41%) Bash Shell
8 226 (10.32%) PHP
9 171 (7.81%) PowerShell
10 156 (7.12%) Scala
11 155 (7.08%) F#
12 141 (6.44%) Perl
13 116 (5.30%) Go
14 98 (4.47%) C++
15 85 (3.88%) TypeScript
16 81 (3.70%) Shell Script
17 76 (3.47%) ES6
18 58 (2.65%) Groovy
19 55 (2.51%) PHP 5
19 55 (2.51%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 209 (9.54%) Degree
2 127 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.78%) DV Cleared
5 16 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (0.73%) PhD
6 14 (0.64%) Master's Degree
7 11 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (0.46%) MySQL Certification
9 9 (0.41%) MCSE
10 8 (0.37%) MCP
11 5 (0.23%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.18%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.18%) CCNA
12 4 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.18%) CISSP
12 4 (0.18%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (0.18%) MCSD
12 4 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.18%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (3.84%) QA
2 35 (1.60%) GCP
3 12 (0.55%) SLA
4 6 (0.27%) GDPR
5 5 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.18%) GPG13
7 2 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 649 (29.63%) Docker
2 80 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.05%) LXC
4 28 (1.28%) Varnish
5 27 (1.23%) vSphere
6 25 (1.14%) Active Directory
7 17 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 14 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
9 13 (0.59%) HDFS
10 12 (0.55%) Hyper-V
10 12 (0.55%) KVM
11 10 (0.46%) Xen
12 8 (0.37%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.37%) NFS
12 8 (0.37%) VirtualBox
13 7 (0.32%) vCloud
14 6 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.23%) iptables
16 2 (0.091%) OpenAM
16 2 (0.091%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 356 (16.26%) Kibana
2 303 (13.84%) Ansible
3 277 (12.65%) Puppet
4 241 (11.00%) Opscode Chef
5 209 (9.54%) Kubernetes
6 177 (8.08%) Terraform
7 160 (7.31%) logstash
8 82 (3.74%) Packer
9 80 (3.65%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 80 (3.65%) WSUS
10 71 (3.24%) Grafana
11 44 (2.01%) HAProxy
12 41 (1.87%) Prometheus
13 31 (1.42%) Nagios
14 28 (1.28%) Graphite
15 27 (1.23%) Capistrano
16 26 (1.19%) Salt
17 20 (0.91%) Consul
18 19 (0.87%) Hadoop YARN
18 19 (0.87%) linkerd
Vendors
1 214 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 202 (9.22%) Google
3 146 (6.67%) Oracle
4 105 (4.79%) VMware
5 76 (3.47%) Splunk
6 48 (2.19%) SAP
7 44 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 35 (1.60%) Atlassian
8 35 (1.60%) New Relic
8 35 (1.60%) Zend
9 25 (1.14%) Hortonworks
10 21 (0.96%) SaltStack
11 19 (0.87%) HP
12 18 (0.82%) ArcSight
12 18 (0.82%) Cisco
12 18 (0.82%) Jaspersoft
13 17 (0.78%) Percona
14 14 (0.64%) Twitter
15 13 (0.59%) Cloudera
15 13 (0.59%) F5