Period
to 12 December 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 286 239 277
Rank change year-on-year -47 +38 +23
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,472 2,331 2,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.11% 1.46% 1.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.53% 9.07% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1,255 1,897 1,797
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 19,552 25,703 31,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.69% 16.11% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15,763 20,628 25,184
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £84,355 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £43,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +0.57% +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 2019.

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 12 December 2019. 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 -54 1,394 £60,000 - 358
London -33 889 £65,000 -3.70% 222
UK excluding London -80 564 £50,000 - 154
South East -40 203 £47,500 +5.56% 46
South West +14 112 £52,500 +10.53% 18
North of England -90 80 £46,000 -6.58% 42
Midlands +17 64 £62,250 +3.75% 13
Scotland +24 44 £52,500 - 7
East of England -3 42 £52,500 -12.50% 17
North West -69 41 £47,500 -5.00% 26
West Midlands +15 36 £52,750 -4.09% 8
Yorkshire -24 36 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +7 28 £75,000 - 5
Wales -17 21 £35,500 -11.25% 11
North East -2 3 £42,500 -32.00% 3

For the 6 months to 12 December 2019, 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.

1 630 (42.80%) AWS
2 609 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
3 577 (39.20%) Python
4 566 (38.45%) JavaScript
5 488 (33.15%) Docker
6 411 (27.92%) Java
7 405 (27.51%) DevOps
8 395 (26.83%) Azure
9 375 (25.48%) Linux
10 373 (25.34%) SQL
11 361 (24.52%) .NET
12 359 (24.39%) C#
13 314 (21.33%) AngularJS
14 305 (20.72%) Kubernetes
15 301 (20.45%) Git (software)
16 288 (19.57%) React
17 280 (19.02%) CSS
18 279 (18.95%) HTML
19 275 (18.68%) TDD
20 264 (17.93%) Node.js
21 253 (17.19%) SQL Server
22 250 (16.98%) Software Engineering
23 245 (16.64%) MVC
24 244 (16.58%) MongoDB
25 239 (16.24%) Big Data
26 228 (15.49%) MySQL
27 227 (15.42%) Microservices
28 224 (15.22%) NoSQL
29 218 (14.81%) Finance
30 217 (14.74%) PostgreSQL

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
1 189 (12.84%) Apache Spark
2 93 (6.32%) Apache
3 78 (5.30%) nginx
4 53 (3.60%) Apache Solr
5 37 (2.51%) OpenStack
6 35 (2.38%) Confluence
7 27 (1.83%) IIS
8 24 (1.63%) Apache Airflow
9 22 (1.49%) Tomcat
10 21 (1.43%) JBoss
11 18 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 17 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.02%) Jupyter
14 14 (0.95%) Apache TomEE
15 12 (0.82%) Luigi
16 9 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
17 8 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 7 (0.48%) WildFly
19 5 (0.34%) CloudStack
19 5 (0.34%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (0.61%) Chatbot
1 9 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.14%) Weka
Business Applications
1 10 (0.68%) Magento
2 8 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.54%) Shopify
3 2 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
3 2 (0.14%) Eikon
4 1 (0.068%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 630 (42.80%) AWS
2 395 (26.83%) Azure
3 209 (14.20%) GCP
4 185 (12.57%) Serverless
5 144 (9.78%) AWS Lambda
6 130 (8.83%) Amazon S3
7 88 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
8 82 (5.57%) SaaS
9 79 (5.37%) Amazon ECS
10 62 (4.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 60 (4.08%) PaaS
12 57 (3.87%) AWS CloudFormation
13 49 (3.33%) CloudFront
14 47 (3.19%) Amazon Kinesis
15 45 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
15 45 (3.06%) GitHub
16 41 (2.79%) Route 53
17 37 (2.51%) OpenShift
17 37 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 32 (2.17%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (5.71%) Firewall
2 52 (3.53%) DNS
3 49 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 43 (2.92%) HTTP
5 35 (2.38%) Internet
6 25 (1.70%) VPN
7 22 (1.49%) HTTPS
8 21 (1.43%) Network Security
9 20 (1.36%) SSL
10 15 (1.02%) DHCP
11 8 (0.54%) SAN
12 7 (0.48%) SMTP
13 5 (0.34%) FTP
14 4 (0.27%) CTI
14 4 (0.27%) Kerberos
14 4 (0.27%) Skype
14 4 (0.27%) VLAN
15 3 (0.20%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (0.20%) IPsec
15 3 (0.20%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (17.19%) SQL Server
2 244 (16.58%) MongoDB
3 239 (16.24%) Big Data
4 228 (15.49%) MySQL
5 224 (15.22%) NoSQL
6 217 (14.74%) PostgreSQL
6 217 (14.74%) Redis
7 141 (9.58%) Hadoop
8 121 (8.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 109 (7.40%) Relational Database
10 63 (4.28%) Amazon RDS
11 57 (3.87%) Apache Cassandra
12 49 (3.33%) BigQuery
13 42 (2.85%) Amazon Athena
14 36 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
15 35 (2.38%) Apache Hive
16 33 (2.24%) Flink
17 30 (2.04%) HBase
18 26 (1.77%) Amazon Aurora
19 23 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 301 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 180 (12.23%) Jenkins
3 106 (7.20%) JIRA
4 66 (4.48%) Bitbucket
5 57 (3.87%) Selenium
6 48 (3.26%) TeamCity
7 42 (2.85%) JUnit
8 40 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 39 (2.65%) Cucumber
9 39 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
10 37 (2.51%) Maven
11 34 (2.31%) Visual Studio
12 32 (2.17%) WebDriver
13 29 (1.97%) Subversion
14 28 (1.90%) PHPUnit
15 26 (1.77%) Gradle
16 24 (1.63%) git-flow
16 24 (1.63%) Vagrant
17 22 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
17 22 (1.49%) webpack
General
1 218 (14.81%) Finance
2 91 (6.18%) Games
3 54 (3.67%) Banking
4 40 (2.72%) Public Sector
5 39 (2.65%) Marketing
5 39 (2.65%) Retail
6 34 (2.31%) Law
7 31 (2.11%) Investment Banking
8 21 (1.43%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.15%) Billing
9 17 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 17 (1.15%) Publishing
10 16 (1.09%) Legal
11 14 (0.95%) Advertising
11 14 (0.95%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.75%) Electronics
13 10 (0.68%) Automotive
14 9 (0.61%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.20%) German Language
16 2 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 786 (53.40%) Developer
2 193 (13.11%) .NET Developer
3 169 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 163 (11.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 131 (8.90%) Software Engineer
6 119 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 113 (7.68%) Python Developer
8 111 (7.54%) C# Developer
9 103 (7.00%) PHP Developer
10 86 (5.84%) Full Stack Developer
11 83 (5.64%) C# .NET Developer
12 79 (5.37%) Architect
13 76 (5.16%) Lead Developer
14 74 (5.03%) Software Developer
15 69 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
16 63 (4.28%) Data Engineer
17 57 (3.87%) Consultant
18 55 (3.74%) Azure Developer
19 48 (3.26%) Senior Software Engineer
20 46 (3.13%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (24.52%) .NET
2 314 (21.33%) AngularJS
3 288 (19.57%) React
4 280 (19.02%) CSS
5 279 (18.95%) HTML
6 264 (17.93%) Node.js
7 216 (14.67%) RabbitMQ
8 213 (14.47%) ASP.NET
9 209 (14.20%) Kafka
10 207 (14.06%) Elastic Stack
11 176 (11.96%) Web Services
12 158 (10.73%) RESTful
13 157 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 155 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 145 (9.85%) REST
15 145 (9.85%) Spring
16 121 (8.22%) Vue.js
17 113 (7.68%) .NET Core
18 106 (7.20%) .NET Framework
19 94 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 76 (5.16%) Mobile App
2 69 (4.69%) User Experience
3 63 (4.28%) Algorithms
4 52 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
5 50 (3.40%) Greenfield Project
6 40 (2.72%) Public Cloud
7 37 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
8 28 (1.90%) Tandem
9 22 (1.49%) Cloud Native
10 20 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 19 (1.29%) Replication
12 18 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.22%) Virtual Team
13 16 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.88%) Cybercrime
15 12 (0.82%) Management Information System
16 11 (0.75%) Clustering
16 11 (0.75%) Data Centre
16 11 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
16 11 (0.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 375 (25.48%) Linux
2 121 (8.22%) Windows
3 62 (4.21%) Unix
4 53 (3.60%) Android
5 50 (3.40%) CentOS
6 48 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 45 (3.06%) Apple iOS
8 38 (2.58%) Ubuntu
9 33 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (0.82%) Debian
11 10 (0.68%) VMS
12 5 (0.34%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
15 2 (0.14%) SUSE
15 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.068%) RancherOS
16 1 (0.068%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (41.37%) Agile Software Development
2 405 (27.51%) DevOps
3 275 (18.68%) TDD
4 250 (16.98%) Software Engineering
5 245 (16.64%) MVC
6 227 (15.42%) Microservices
7 197 (13.38%) Machine Learning
8 180 (12.23%) Scrum
9 165 (11.21%) Continuous Integration
10 162 (11.01%) Computer Science
11 160 (10.87%) Analytics
12 153 (10.39%) Problem-Solving
13 119 (8.08%) Web Application Development
14 118 (8.02%) Data Science
15 114 (7.74%) Test Automation
16 107 (7.27%) Open Source
16 107 (7.27%) Web Development
17 105 (7.13%) BDD
18 91 (6.18%) Fintech
19 86 (5.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 577 (39.20%) Python
2 566 (38.45%) JavaScript
3 411 (27.92%) Java
4 373 (25.34%) SQL
5 359 (24.39%) C#
6 196 (13.32%) PHP
7 134 (9.10%) Bash Shell
8 125 (8.49%) Ruby
9 122 (8.29%) Go
10 102 (6.93%) C++
11 101 (6.86%) TypeScript
12 79 (5.37%) PowerShell
13 73 (4.96%) Scala
14 50 (3.40%) C
15 40 (2.72%) Java 8
16 36 (2.45%) Perl
17 27 (1.83%) ES6
17 27 (1.83%) Kotlin
17 27 (1.83%) T-SQL
18 19 (1.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 203 (13.79%) Degree
2 97 (6.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 29 (1.97%) DV Cleared
5 26 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
5 26 (1.77%) SC Cleared
6 24 (1.63%) CCNA
6 24 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
7 22 (1.49%) CISSP
7 22 (1.49%) MCSE
7 22 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (1.43%) CompTIA Security+
8 21 (1.43%) GIAC
8 21 (1.43%) Linux+ Certification
8 21 (1.43%) SANS
8 21 (1.43%) SSCP
9 6 (0.41%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.34%) Master's Degree
11 3 (0.20%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (3.80%) QA
2 14 (0.95%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.34%) GDPR
3 5 (0.34%) NIST
4 4 (0.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.14%) EMIR
6 2 (0.14%) MiFID
6 2 (0.14%) NCSC
7 1 (0.068%) NIST 800
7 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 488 (33.15%) Docker
2 29 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 13 (0.88%) HDFS
5 8 (0.54%) NFS
6 6 (0.41%) Varnish
6 6 (0.41%) vSphere
7 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.27%) Samba
8 4 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.27%) Xen
9 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.14%) KVM
10 1 (0.068%) iptables
10 1 (0.068%) vCloud
10 1 (0.068%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.068%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.068%) zsh
Systems Management
1 305 (20.72%) Kubernetes
2 202 (13.72%) Kibana
3 196 (13.32%) Ansible
4 137 (9.31%) Puppet
5 136 (9.24%) Terraform
6 115 (7.81%) logstash
7 97 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
8 68 (4.62%) Prometheus
9 65 (4.42%) Grafana
10 35 (2.38%) Packer
11 28 (1.90%) Salt
12 23 (1.56%) Mesos
13 18 (1.22%) Graphite
14 17 (1.15%) Nagios
15 16 (1.09%) HAProxy
16 14 (0.95%) SCCM
17 11 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
18 9 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
19 8 (0.54%) Fluentd
20 6 (0.41%) Marathon
Vendors
1 187 (12.70%) Google
2 117 (7.95%) Oracle
3 84 (5.71%) Microsoft
4 42 (2.85%) Splunk
5 39 (2.65%) New Relic
6 32 (2.17%) VMware
7 30 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 21 (1.43%) Tableau
9 18 (1.22%) AppDynamics
9 18 (1.22%) Dynatrace
9 18 (1.22%) SAP
10 17 (1.15%) Atlassian
11 15 (1.02%) IBM
12 12 (0.82%) Talend
13 10 (0.68%) ATG
14 9 (0.61%) SolarWinds
14 9 (0.61%) TIBCO
15 7 (0.48%) Adobe
15 7 (0.48%) Percona
15 7 (0.48%) Sybase