Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 223 269 264
Rank change year-on-year +46 -5 +23
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,098 1,789 2,280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.48% 1.23% 1.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.39% 8.18% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,086 1,695 1,954
Median annual salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -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 10,569 21,861 29,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.21% 14.99% 16.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,390 17,273 23,449
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +3.45% +1.16% +7.50%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 +52 1,038 £60,000 -7.69% 169
London +51 702 £65,000 -7.14% 79
UK excluding London +39 376 £50,000 -4.76% 102
Work from Home +53 163 £62,500 -7.41% 28
South East +7 110 £47,500 -9.52% 24
North of England +92 80 £52,500 +16.67% 24
East of England +55 54 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Midlands +88 48 £55,000 -12.00% 21
North West +51 45 £57,500 +6.98% 18
South West +39 43 £60,000 +9.09% 11
Yorkshire +100 34 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Scotland +91 26 £42,500 -4.49% 6
West Midlands +76 25 £52,500 -14.29% 9
East Midlands +69 23 £57,500 -23.33% 11
Wales +8 9 £43,250 +23.57% 6
Northern Ireland +26 5 £42,000 -16.00%
North East - 1 £40,000 -
Isle of Man - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 619 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 618 (56.28%) AWS
3 542 (49.36%) JavaScript
4 495 (45.08%) Microservices
5 482 (43.90%) Azure
6 461 (41.99%) MongoDB
7 437 (39.80%) C#
8 424 (38.62%) Node.js
9 416 (37.89%) TDD
10 415 (37.80%) .NET
11 408 (37.16%) SQL Server
12 393 (35.79%) React
13 388 (35.34%) AngularJS
14 370 (33.70%) Scrum
15 359 (32.70%) MVC
16 339 (30.87%) BDD
17 336 (30.60%) .NET Core
18 327 (29.78%) ASP.NET
19 320 (29.14%) .NET Framework
20 319 (29.05%) ASP.NET Web API
21 318 (28.96%) Docker
22 314 (28.60%) Kanban
23 309 (28.14%) Java
24 303 (27.60%) TypeScript
24 303 (27.60%) Vue.js
25 296 (26.96%) Entity Framework
26 288 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
27 275 (25.05%) SQL Server 2019
28 274 (24.95%) Python
29 272 (24.77%) Web Application Development

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 79 (7.19%) Apache Spark
2 61 (5.56%) Apache
3 42 (3.83%) CMS
4 35 (3.19%) nginx
5 28 (2.55%) Apache Solr
5 28 (2.55%) EPiServer
6 21 (1.91%) Umbraco
7 20 (1.82%) DNN
7 20 (1.82%) Immediacy CMS
7 20 (1.82%) Kentico
7 20 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 20 (1.82%) Sitefinity
8 15 (1.37%) Confluence
9 13 (1.18%) OpenStack
10 10 (0.91%) Tomcat
11 7 (0.64%) IIS
11 7 (0.64%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
13 3 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 3 (0.27%) Gluu
Applications
1 15 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.27%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.18%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.64%) Magento
2 4 (0.36%) Eikon
3 3 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.18%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.18%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.091%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.091%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.091%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 618 (56.28%) AWS
2 482 (43.90%) Azure
3 103 (9.38%) Serverless
4 77 (7.01%) AWS Lambda
5 72 (6.56%) SaaS
6 70 (6.38%) GCP
7 66 (6.01%) Amazon S3
8 44 (4.01%) PaaS
9 43 (3.92%) Amazon SQS
10 38 (3.46%) GitHub
11 37 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 36 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
13 33 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 33 (3.01%) Amazon ECS
14 28 (2.55%) Amazon Kinesis
15 19 (1.73%) Amazon EKS
15 19 (1.73%) IaaS
15 19 (1.73%) Power Platform
16 16 (1.46%) CloudFront
17 15 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.10%) Internet
2 39 (3.55%) HTTP
3 29 (2.64%) Firewall
4 19 (1.73%) VPN
5 16 (1.46%) TCP/IP
6 13 (1.18%) MPLS
7 8 (0.73%) DNS
7 8 (0.73%) SSL
8 7 (0.64%) BGP
8 7 (0.64%) Network Security
8 7 (0.64%) OSPF
8 7 (0.64%) VLAN
8 7 (0.64%) VPLS
8 7 (0.64%) WAN
9 6 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (0.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (0.55%) Multicast
9 6 (0.55%) VXLAN
9 6 (0.55%) Wireless
9 6 (0.55%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (41.99%) MongoDB
2 408 (37.16%) SQL Server
3 275 (25.05%) SQL Server 2019
4 197 (17.94%) NoSQL
5 157 (14.30%) Redis
6 120 (10.93%) Big Data
6 120 (10.93%) PostgreSQL
7 114 (10.38%) MySQL
8 82 (7.47%) Hadoop
9 54 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
10 51 (4.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 48 (4.37%) Relational Database
12 37 (3.37%) Amazon RDS
13 36 (3.28%) Neo4j
14 25 (2.28%) Amazon Athena
15 21 (1.91%) HBase
16 19 (1.73%) Power BI
16 19 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (1.64%) BigQuery
17 18 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 191 (17.40%) Git (software)
2 158 (14.39%) Jenkins
3 54 (4.92%) JIRA
4 49 (4.46%) Selenium
5 46 (4.19%) TeamCity
6 40 (3.64%) Maven
7 36 (3.28%) GitLab
8 32 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (2.82%) Bitbucket
10 27 (2.46%) Gradle
11 24 (2.19%) PHPUnit
11 24 (2.19%) Travis CI
12 23 (2.09%) Cucumber
13 22 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 19 (1.73%) Octopus Deploy
15 18 (1.64%) Subversion
16 16 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
17 15 (1.37%) JUnit
17 15 (1.37%) SonarQube
17 15 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 168 (15.30%) Finance
2 124 (11.29%) Games
3 70 (6.38%) Banking
4 48 (4.37%) Retail
5 44 (4.01%) Marketing
6 33 (3.01%) Advertising
6 33 (3.01%) Public Sector
7 15 (1.37%) Publishing
8 13 (1.18%) Investment Banking
8 13 (1.18%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.82%) Law
11 6 (0.55%) Legal
12 5 (0.46%) Billing
12 5 (0.46%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.27%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) Local Government
15 2 (0.18%) Electronics
15 2 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 644 (58.65%) Developer
2 321 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 133 (12.11%) C# Developer
4 128 (11.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 104 (9.47%) Software Engineer
6 97 (8.83%) Java Developer
7 89 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 78 (7.10%) Senior Developer
9 50 (4.55%) Lead Developer
10 43 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 41 (3.73%) PHP Developer
12 40 (3.64%) Junior
13 38 (3.46%) Architect
14 37 (3.37%) Agile Developer
14 37 (3.37%) Azure Developer
15 36 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
15 36 (3.28%) Agile C# Developer
15 36 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
15 36 (3.28%) Web Developer
16 35 (3.19%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 424 (38.62%) Node.js
2 415 (37.80%) .NET
3 393 (35.79%) React
4 388 (35.34%) AngularJS
5 336 (30.60%) .NET Core
6 327 (29.78%) ASP.NET
7 320 (29.14%) .NET Framework
8 319 (29.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 303 (27.60%) Vue.js
10 296 (26.96%) Entity Framework
11 288 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 150 (13.66%) Kafka
13 147 (13.39%) HTML
14 122 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
15 115 (10.47%) CSS
15 115 (10.47%) Spring
16 114 (10.38%) RESTful
17 110 (10.02%) Web Services
18 108 (9.84%) REST
19 90 (8.20%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 151 (13.75%) Greenfield Project
2 58 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (4.55%) User Experience
4 39 (3.55%) Tandem
5 31 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 27 (2.46%) Public Cloud
7 21 (1.91%) PKI
8 20 (1.82%) Algorithms
9 18 (1.64%) Life Science
10 17 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.00%) Cloud Native
11 11 (1.00%) Virtual Team
12 10 (0.91%) iPhone
13 9 (0.82%) Data Centre
13 9 (0.82%) Derivative
13 9 (0.82%) Replication
14 7 (0.64%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.64%) Social Network
15 6 (0.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 226 (20.58%) Linux
2 89 (8.11%) Windows
3 28 (2.55%) Unix
4 21 (1.91%) Android
5 16 (1.46%) Debian
6 15 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.28%) CentOS
8 13 (1.18%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.82%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.64%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.18%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.18%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 10
13 1 (0.091%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.091%) Solaris
13 1 (0.091%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 619 (56.38%) Agile Software Development
2 495 (45.08%) Microservices
3 416 (37.89%) TDD
4 370 (33.70%) Scrum
5 359 (32.70%) MVC
6 339 (30.87%) BDD
7 314 (28.60%) Kanban
8 272 (24.77%) Web Application Development
9 270 (24.59%) DevOps
10 167 (15.21%) Software Engineering
11 119 (10.84%) OO
12 109 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
12 109 (9.93%) Machine Learning
13 89 (8.11%) Open Source
14 82 (7.47%) Analytics
14 82 (7.47%) Problem-Solving
15 71 (6.47%) Fintech
16 70 (6.38%) Test Automation
17 67 (6.10%) Mentoring
18 62 (5.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 542 (49.36%) JavaScript
2 437 (39.80%) C#
3 309 (28.14%) Java
4 303 (27.60%) TypeScript
5 274 (24.95%) Python
6 251 (22.86%) SQL
7 131 (11.93%) PHP
8 68 (6.19%) C++
8 68 (6.19%) Scala
9 66 (6.01%) Go
10 56 (5.10%) Bash Shell
11 48 (4.37%) Ruby
12 42 (3.83%) PowerShell
13 39 (3.55%) T-SQL
14 28 (2.55%) Kotlin
15 27 (2.46%) C
16 26 (2.37%) Perl
17 25 (2.28%) Java 8
18 21 (1.91%) R
19 14 (1.28%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 107 (9.74%) Degree
2 59 (5.37%) Security Cleared
3 44 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 42 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 33 (3.01%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (0.91%) AWS Certification
9 9 (0.82%) MCSE
9 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.64%) CCIE
10 7 (0.64%) CCNP
10 7 (0.64%) MCITP
11 4 (0.36%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.18%) CCDE
12 2 (0.18%) CISSP
12 2 (0.18%) ISEB
12 2 (0.18%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.18%) SANS
13 1 (0.091%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.37%) QA
2 7 (0.64%) GDPR
3 3 (0.27%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.27%) SLA
4 1 (0.091%) COBIT
4 1 (0.091%) HL7
4 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 318 (28.96%) Docker
2 27 (2.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 25 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (1.73%) vSphere
6 12 (1.09%) Active Directory
7 9 (0.82%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.55%) LXC
9 5 (0.46%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.36%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.36%) Varnish
11 3 (0.27%) iptables
12 2 (0.18%) HDFS
12 2 (0.18%) vCloud
13 1 (0.091%) KVM
13 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.091%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.091%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 225 (20.49%) Kubernetes
2 126 (11.48%) Ansible
3 121 (11.02%) Terraform
4 109 (9.93%) Kibana
5 71 (6.47%) Puppet
6 49 (4.46%) logstash
7 45 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
8 31 (2.82%) Grafana
8 31 (2.82%) Prometheus
9 20 (1.82%) Nagios
10 17 (1.55%) Salt
11 13 (1.18%) Netcool
11 13 (1.18%) Opsview
12 12 (1.09%) Packer
13 6 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
13 6 (0.55%) Pingdom
14 5 (0.46%) ZABBIX
15 4 (0.36%) Mesos
15 4 (0.36%) Nessus
15 4 (0.36%) Nmap
Vendors
1 165 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 74 (6.74%) Oracle
3 49 (4.46%) Splunk
4 40 (3.64%) Google
5 27 (2.46%) VMware
6 21 (1.91%) SAP
7 20 (1.82%) Alterian
7 20 (1.82%) Cisco
7 20 (1.82%) Sitecore
8 16 (1.46%) AppDynamics
9 15 (1.37%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.28%) Dynatrace
11 13 (1.18%) F5
11 13 (1.18%) SevOne
11 13 (1.18%) TOWER Software
12 11 (1.00%) Fortinet
13 10 (0.91%) Citrix
14 9 (0.82%) HP
14 9 (0.82%) New Relic
14 9 (0.82%) Red Hat