Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 267 299 437
Rank change year-on-year +32 +138 +365
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2273 2118 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.26% 1.11% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.22% 6.10% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1804 1915 1340
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £80,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 31481 34697 40640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.43% 18.24% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25453 29327 33816
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 £77,500 £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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +24 2188 £60,000 +4.35% 171
London -6 1284 £65,000 +4.00% 110
UK excluding London +63 953 £50,000 - 73
South East +74 403 £55,000 +10.00% 22
North of England +15 167 £45,000 -5.26% 13
South West -9 133 £45,000 -14.29% 15
North West -4 127 £45,000 -5.26% 7
East of England +24 125 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Midlands +29 73 £45,000 +28.57% 3
East Midlands +51 40 £47,500 +7.95% 3
Yorkshire +26 40 £45,000 -10.00% 6
Wales +28 39 £38,000 -29.30% 5
West Midlands -9 33 £40,000 +23.08%
Scotland -7 12 £50,000 +0.76% 6
Northern Ireland -26 2 £29,000 -14.71% 1

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1129 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 961 (42.28%) Java
3 833 (36.65%) Amazon AWS
4 811 (35.68%) JavaScript
5 735 (32.34%) MongoDB
6 700 (30.80%) Linux
7 686 (30.18%) TDD
8 680 (29.92%) Docker
9 666 (29.30%) Python
10 637 (28.02%) C#
11 631 (27.76%) AngularJS
12 600 (26.40%) DevOps
13 567 (24.95%) Node.js
14 556 (24.46%) Git (software)
15 537 (23.63%) SQL
16 509 (22.39%) HTML
17 486 (21.38%) .NET
18 476 (20.94%) SQL Server
19 474 (20.85%) NoSQL
20 458 (20.15%) CSS
21 445 (19.58%) Microsoft Azure
22 432 (19.01%) RESTful
22 432 (19.01%) Software Engineering
23 420 (18.48%) MySQL
24 414 (18.21%) Jenkins
25 408 (17.95%) MVC
26 403 (17.73%) Big Data
27 387 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
27 387 (17.03%) Spring
28 385 (16.94%) Microservices

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 (12.85%) Apache Spark
2 248 (10.91%) Apache
3 223 (9.81%) Apache Solr
4 129 (5.68%) nginx
5 95 (4.18%) Tomcat
6 58 (2.55%) OpenStack
7 50 (2.20%) CMS
8 49 (2.16%) Confluence
9 48 (2.11%) IIS
10 29 (1.28%) Apache Pig
11 22 (0.97%) JBoss
11 22 (0.97%) Jetty
12 21 (0.92%) Cloud Foundry
13 20 (0.88%) CloudStack
13 20 (0.88%) WebSphere
14 18 (0.79%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.62%) WordPress
16 12 (0.53%) NServiceBus
16 12 (0.53%) SharePoint
16 12 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
1 3 (0.13%) HipChat
2 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.044%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.044%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.044%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.13%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.088%) Magento
4 2 (0.088%) Maximo
4 2 (0.088%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 833 (36.65%) Amazon AWS
2 445 (19.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 135 (5.94%) GitHub
4 128 (5.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 122 (5.37%) SaaS
6 112 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
7 99 (4.36%) Amazon S3
8 97 (4.27%) Serverless
9 75 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
10 56 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 46 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
11 46 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
12 35 (1.54%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 32 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
14 30 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
15 23 (1.01%) Google App Engine
15 23 (1.01%) Slack
16 21 (0.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 20 (0.88%) Heroku
17 20 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.65%) HTTP
2 58 (2.55%) TCP/IP
3 43 (1.89%) Firewall
4 40 (1.76%) Internet
5 34 (1.50%) DNS
6 28 (1.23%) Network Security
6 28 (1.23%) VPN
7 22 (0.97%) SAN
8 18 (0.79%) VLAN
9 13 (0.57%) LDAP
9 13 (0.57%) SMS
10 12 (0.53%) DHCP
11 11 (0.48%) AMQP
11 11 (0.48%) IPsec
11 11 (0.48%) SSL
12 9 (0.40%) Wireless
13 5 (0.22%) BGP
13 5 (0.22%) IMAP
13 5 (0.22%) Reverse Proxy
13 5 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 735 (32.34%) MongoDB
2 476 (20.94%) SQL Server
3 474 (20.85%) NoSQL
4 420 (18.48%) MySQL
5 403 (17.73%) Big Data
6 332 (14.61%) Hadoop
7 330 (14.52%) Redis
8 292 (12.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 289 (12.71%) PostgreSQL
10 168 (7.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 144 (6.34%) Relational Database
12 106 (4.66%) SQL Server 2014
13 82 (3.61%) HBase
14 73 (3.21%) Apache Hive
15 67 (2.95%) Neo4j
16 59 (2.60%) RDBMS
17 57 (2.51%) SQL Server 2016
18 55 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
19 51 (2.24%) Amazon Redshift
20 50 (2.20%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 556 (24.46%) Git (software)
2 414 (18.21%) Jenkins
3 284 (12.49%) TeamCity
4 193 (8.49%) Maven
5 116 (5.10%) JIRA
6 108 (4.75%) Cucumber
7 103 (4.53%) Subversion
8 88 (3.87%) Selenium
9 78 (3.43%) Vagrant
10 77 (3.39%) gulp
11 63 (2.77%) JUnit
12 60 (2.64%) PHPUnit
13 57 (2.51%) webpack
14 50 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
15 39 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
16 38 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 37 (1.63%) Gradle
17 37 (1.63%) Grunt
17 37 (1.63%) Mockito
18 32 (1.41%) Codeception
General
1 382 (16.81%) Finance
2 219 (9.63%) Banking
3 156 (6.86%) Games
4 118 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 117 (5.15%) Retail Banking
6 111 (4.88%) Marketing
7 88 (3.87%) Retail
8 62 (2.73%) Telecoms
9 58 (2.55%) Electronics
10 55 (2.42%) Manufacturing
11 48 (2.11%) Front Office
12 38 (1.67%) Publishing
13 35 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 27 (1.19%) Law
15 21 (0.92%) Advertising
16 14 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.35%) Legal
18 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
18 5 (0.22%) German Language
18 5 (0.22%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 1271 (55.92%) Developer
2 380 (16.72%) Java Developer
3 352 (15.49%) Senior Developer
4 273 (12.01%) DevOps Engineer
5 249 (10.95%) .NET Developer
6 209 (9.19%) Software Engineer
7 196 (8.62%) Lead Developer
8 163 (7.17%) JavaScript Developer
9 131 (5.76%) PHP Developer
10 120 (5.28%) Software Developer
11 118 (5.19%) Python Developer
12 115 (5.06%) C# Developer
13 111 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 108 (4.75%) Full Stack Developer
15 100 (4.40%) Java Engineer
16 89 (3.92%) Junior
17 87 (3.83%) Node.js Developer
18 86 (3.78%) HTML CSS Developer
18 86 (3.78%) HTML Developer
19 83 (3.65%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 631 (27.76%) AngularJS
2 567 (24.95%) Node.js
3 509 (22.39%) HTML
4 486 (21.38%) .NET
5 458 (20.15%) CSS
6 432 (19.01%) RESTful
7 387 (17.03%) Spring
8 363 (15.97%) RabbitMQ
9 302 (13.29%) React
10 299 (13.15%) REST
11 287 (12.63%) Kafka
12 283 (12.45%) ASP.NET
13 248 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 242 (10.65%) Web Services
15 239 (10.51%) ASP.NET MVC
16 201 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 200 (8.80%) HTML5
18 192 (8.45%) Hibernate
19 186 (8.18%) KnockoutJS
20 170 (7.48%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 322 (14.17%) Computer Science
2 180 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 165 (7.26%) User Experience
4 119 (5.24%) Greenfield Project
5 95 (4.18%) Fintech
6 73 (3.21%) Mobile App
7 49 (2.16%) Algorithms
8 47 (2.07%) Derivative
9 45 (1.98%) Data Centre
10 40 (1.76%) Equity Derivative
11 36 (1.58%) Replication
12 30 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
13 28 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (1.14%) Clustering
15 25 (1.10%) Data Structures
16 24 (1.06%) Life Science
17 22 (0.97%) Private Cloud
18 21 (0.92%) Internet of Things
19 17 (0.75%) Social Media
20 16 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 700 (30.80%) Linux
2 278 (12.23%) Windows
3 166 (7.30%) Unix
4 110 (4.84%) Windows Server
5 67 (2.95%) CentOS
6 61 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 54 (2.38%) Android
8 49 (2.16%) Apple iOS
9 38 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (0.79%) CoreOS
11 11 (0.48%) Debian
12 9 (0.40%) FreeBSD
12 9 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.31%) SUSE
15 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
16 3 (0.13%) Fedora
17 2 (0.088%) Mesosphere
17 2 (0.088%) VMS
17 2 (0.088%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1129 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 686 (30.18%) TDD
3 600 (26.40%) DevOps
4 432 (19.01%) Software Engineering
5 408 (17.95%) MVC
6 387 (17.03%) Continuous Integration
7 385 (16.94%) Microservices
8 347 (15.27%) Scrum
9 336 (14.78%) OO
10 277 (12.19%) BDD
11 257 (11.31%) Kanban
12 239 (10.51%) Analytics
13 219 (9.63%) Web Development
14 214 (9.41%) Multithreading
15 212 (9.33%) E-Commerce
16 188 (8.27%) Mentoring
17 187 (8.23%) Open Source
18 183 (8.05%) Test Automation
19 173 (7.61%) Web Application Development
20 169 (7.44%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 961 (42.28%) Java
2 811 (35.68%) JavaScript
3 666 (29.30%) Python
4 637 (28.02%) C#
5 537 (23.63%) SQL
6 340 (14.96%) Ruby
7 245 (10.78%) PHP
8 235 (10.34%) Bash Shell
9 177 (7.79%) Scala
10 168 (7.39%) PowerShell
11 166 (7.30%) F#
12 135 (5.94%) Perl
13 113 (4.97%) Go
14 97 (4.27%) C++
15 87 (3.83%) ES6
16 76 (3.34%) TypeScript
17 73 (3.21%) Shell Script
18 61 (2.68%) PHP 7
19 58 (2.55%) PHP 5
20 55 (2.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 256 (11.26%) Degree
2 150 (6.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 76 (3.34%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.01%) DV Cleared
4 23 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
5 20 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 18 (0.79%) PhD
7 14 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.44%) MCPD
9 8 (0.35%) MySQL Certification
10 7 (0.31%) CISSP
10 7 (0.31%) MCSE
11 6 (0.26%) MCP
12 5 (0.22%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.22%) CEH
12 5 (0.22%) GCIH
12 5 (0.22%) OSCP
13 4 (0.18%) MCSA
13 4 (0.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (3.21%) QA
2 38 (1.67%) GCP
3 10 (0.44%) SLA
4 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.31%) GPG13
6 6 (0.26%) GDPR
7 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.044%) Data Quality
System Software
1 680 (29.92%) Docker
2 72 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (1.80%) LXC
4 28 (1.23%) Varnish
5 25 (1.10%) HDFS
6 21 (0.92%) vSphere
7 19 (0.84%) Apache Flume
8 18 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (0.75%) Active Directory
9 17 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 15 (0.66%) Hyper-V
11 12 (0.53%) KVM
12 11 (0.48%) NFS
13 10 (0.44%) Xen
14 7 (0.31%) vCloud
14 7 (0.31%) VirtualBox
15 6 (0.26%) iptables
16 5 (0.22%) Snort
16 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
17 2 (0.088%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 375 (16.50%) Kibana
2 300 (13.20%) Ansible
3 265 (11.66%) Puppet
4 225 (9.90%) Opscode Chef
5 207 (9.11%) Kubernetes
6 177 (7.79%) Terraform
7 161 (7.08%) logstash
8 90 (3.96%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 90 (3.96%) WSUS
9 88 (3.87%) Packer
10 64 (2.82%) Grafana
11 46 (2.02%) HAProxy
12 38 (1.67%) Graphite
13 30 (1.32%) Prometheus
14 29 (1.28%) Nagios
15 27 (1.19%) Capistrano
15 27 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
16 23 (1.01%) Salt
17 21 (0.92%) Consul
18 20 (0.88%) Mesos
Vendors
1 208 (9.15%) Microsoft
2 199 (8.75%) Google
3 151 (6.64%) Oracle
4 89 (3.92%) VMware
5 83 (3.65%) Splunk
6 50 (2.20%) Red Hat
7 49 (2.16%) SAP
8 45 (1.98%) Atlassian
9 39 (1.72%) New Relic
10 33 (1.45%) Zend
11 27 (1.19%) Hortonworks
12 25 (1.10%) ArcSight
13 23 (1.01%) Cloudera
13 23 (1.01%) SaltStack
14 19 (0.84%) HP
14 19 (0.84%) Twitter
15 18 (0.79%) Jaspersoft
15 18 (0.79%) Percona
16 17 (0.75%) Cisco
17 16 (0.70%) Apple