Period
to 20 April 2018

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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 261 273 387
Rank change year-on-year +12 +114 +265
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,258 2,080 1,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.27% 1.21% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.63% 6.81% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,886 1,788 1,562
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -2.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £78,750 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -

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 29,613 30,563 38,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.68% 17.71% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,265 25,403 32,603
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,269 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.45% +0.60% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Elasticsearch in the UK

Elasticsearch
Top 16 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 20 April 2018. 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 +11 2,137 £57,500 - 312
London +15 1,220 £67,500 +3.85% 155
UK excluding London 0 992 £47,500 -5.00% 171
South East -28 283 £50,000 -9.09% 45
South West +57 199 £47,500 -7.32% 28
North of England +6 188 £42,500 -3.41% 41
East of England -51 141 £45,000 -10.00% 21
North West +4 130 £42,500 -3.41% 25
Midlands +13 98 £47,500 +31.94% 22
Yorkshire +36 55 £42,500 -15.00% 13
West Midlands -25 50 £46,250 +28.47% 13
East Midlands +35 48 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Scotland -7 43 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Wales -6 38 £34,500 -25.41% 1
North East -42 3 £50,000 +100.00% 3
Northern Ireland 0 2 £29,000 -14.71% 3

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 1,149 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 899 (39.81%) Java
3 868 (38.44%) Amazon AWS
4 796 (35.25%) Python
5 754 (33.39%) JavaScript
6 737 (32.64%) MongoDB
7 723 (32.02%) TDD
8 711 (31.49%) C#
9 693 (30.69%) Linux
10 672 (29.76%) DevOps
11 670 (29.67%) Docker
12 632 (27.99%) SQL
13 612 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
14 591 (26.17%) AngularJS
15 564 (24.98%) .NET
16 503 (22.28%) Software Engineering
17 497 (22.01%) Node.js
18 482 (21.35%) RESTful
19 480 (21.26%) Git (software)
20 431 (19.09%) Big Data
21 424 (18.78%) SQL Server
22 420 (18.60%) NoSQL
23 411 (18.20%) Jenkins
24 410 (18.16%) Microservices
25 401 (17.76%) HTML
26 387 (17.14%) Ruby
27 376 (16.65%) Kibana
28 371 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
29 369 (16.34%) RabbitMQ
30 357 (15.81%) 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
1 340 (15.06%) Apache Spark
2 198 (8.77%) Apache Solr
3 129 (5.71%) Apache
4 87 (3.85%) nginx
5 75 (3.32%) Confluence
6 51 (2.26%) Apache Pig
7 48 (2.13%) Tomcat
8 42 (1.86%) CMS
9 33 (1.46%) CloudStack
9 33 (1.46%) OpenStack
10 31 (1.37%) SharePoint
10 31 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
11 25 (1.11%) JBoss
12 19 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
12 19 (0.84%) IIS
13 16 (0.71%) Drupal
13 16 (0.71%) WordPress
14 13 (0.58%) WebLogic
15 12 (0.53%) WebSphere
16 11 (0.49%) Jetty
Applications
1 13 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 10 (0.44%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.089%) HipChat
4 2 (0.089%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (0.75%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.18%) Magento
5 3 (0.13%) Staffware
6 2 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.089%) Maximo
7 1 (0.044%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.044%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 868 (38.44%) Amazon AWS
2 612 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (6.02%) GitHub
4 125 (5.54%) Amazon EC2
5 124 (5.49%) Amazon S3
6 110 (4.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 102 (4.52%) Google Cloud Platform
8 99 (4.38%) Serverless
9 70 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
10 66 (2.92%) SaaS
11 62 (2.75%) Amazon EMR
12 58 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
13 54 (2.39%) PaaS
14 53 (2.35%) Heroku
15 49 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
16 43 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
17 42 (1.86%) CloudFront
18 34 (1.51%) npm
19 30 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 26 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 72 (3.19%) HTTP
3 50 (2.21%) DNS
4 49 (2.17%) Internet
5 40 (1.77%) Network Security
6 39 (1.73%) Firewall
7 33 (1.46%) VPN
8 15 (0.66%) IPv4
9 13 (0.58%) IPv6
10 11 (0.49%) DHCP
10 11 (0.49%) SSL
11 9 (0.40%) Sourcefire
11 9 (0.40%) VLAN
12 8 (0.35%) SMTP
13 6 (0.27%) AMQP
13 6 (0.27%) Broadband
14 5 (0.22%) IPsec
14 5 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
14 5 (0.22%) SAN
14 5 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 737 (32.64%) MongoDB
2 431 (19.09%) Big Data
3 424 (18.78%) SQL Server
4 420 (18.60%) NoSQL
5 357 (15.81%) PostgreSQL
6 353 (15.63%) MySQL
7 317 (14.04%) Hadoop
8 284 (12.58%) Apache Cassandra
9 261 (11.56%) Redis
10 135 (5.98%) Relational Database
11 129 (5.71%) Apache Hive
12 125 (5.54%) HBase
13 110 (4.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 88 (3.90%) Amazon Redshift
15 84 (3.72%) Neo4j
16 82 (3.63%) SQL Server 2016
17 70 (3.10%) SQL Server 2014
18 69 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
19 63 (2.79%) Impala
20 61 (2.70%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 480 (21.26%) Git (software)
2 411 (18.20%) Jenkins
3 226 (10.01%) TeamCity
4 153 (6.78%) JIRA
5 123 (5.45%) Maven
6 92 (4.07%) gulp
7 78 (3.45%) JUnit
8 77 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 65 (2.88%) Selenium
10 62 (2.75%) Cucumber
10 62 (2.75%) Subversion
11 59 (2.61%) Visual Studio
12 53 (2.35%) Gradle
13 52 (2.30%) Jasmine
14 49 (2.17%) webpack
15 47 (2.08%) NUnit
16 44 (1.95%) GitLab
17 40 (1.77%) Grunt
17 40 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
17 40 (1.77%) Vagrant
General
1 328 (14.53%) Finance
2 118 (5.23%) Games
3 100 (4.43%) Retail
4 87 (3.85%) Banking
5 64 (2.83%) Marketing
6 47 (2.08%) Advertising
7 46 (2.04%) Financial Institution
8 35 (1.55%) Electronics
8 35 (1.55%) Investment Banking
9 32 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 25 (1.11%) Publishing
11 24 (1.06%) Law
11 24 (1.06%) Legal
12 20 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.71%) Manufacturing
14 10 (0.44%) Back Office
15 9 (0.40%) Military
16 8 (0.35%) Front Office
17 6 (0.27%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1,254 (55.54%) Developer
2 324 (14.35%) Java Developer
3 323 (14.30%) Senior Developer
4 264 (11.69%) .NET Developer
5 248 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 242 (10.72%) Software Engineer
7 156 (6.91%) Lead Developer
8 135 (5.98%) Python Developer
9 131 (5.80%) Data Engineer
10 128 (5.67%) PHP Developer
11 125 (5.54%) C# Developer
12 121 (5.36%) Full Stack Developer
13 114 (5.05%) Software Developer
14 107 (4.74%) Junior
15 97 (4.30%) AWS Engineer
15 97 (4.30%) Messaging Developer
16 94 (4.16%) Senior Software Engineer
17 92 (4.07%) Junior Developer
18 87 (3.85%) Java Engineer
18 87 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 591 (26.17%) AngularJS
2 564 (24.98%) .NET
3 497 (22.01%) Node.js
4 482 (21.35%) RESTful
5 401 (17.76%) HTML
6 369 (16.34%) RabbitMQ
7 348 (15.41%) CSS
8 329 (14.57%) ASP.NET
9 308 (13.64%) Kafka
10 298 (13.20%) React
11 289 (12.80%) ASP.NET Web API
12 266 (11.78%) REST
13 265 (11.74%) Web Services
14 262 (11.60%) Spring
15 248 (10.98%) ASP.NET MVC
16 198 (8.77%) Elastic Stack
17 187 (8.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 180 (7.97%) HTML5
19 166 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
20 151 (6.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 333 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 163 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (4.52%) Fintech
4 101 (4.47%) User Experience
5 75 (3.32%) Algorithms
5 75 (3.32%) Greenfield Project
6 62 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 60 (2.66%) Management Information System
8 57 (2.52%) Public Cloud
9 47 (2.08%) Clustering
10 45 (1.99%) Data Centre
11 42 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
12 40 (1.77%) Self-Motivation
13 35 (1.55%) Replication
14 34 (1.51%) Data Structures
14 34 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
15 28 (1.24%) Private Cloud
15 28 (1.24%) Spread Betting
16 26 (1.15%) Market Risk
17 18 (0.80%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 693 (30.69%) Linux
2 209 (9.26%) Windows
3 109 (4.83%) Unix
4 65 (2.88%) Ubuntu
5 61 (2.70%) CentOS
6 48 (2.13%) Windows Server
7 41 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 39 (1.73%) Android
9 35 (1.55%) CoreOS
10 31 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (0.80%) VMS
12 16 (0.71%) Debian
13 15 (0.66%) FreeBSD
14 8 (0.35%) Amazon Linux
15 6 (0.27%) Solaris
16 4 (0.18%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.044%) Fedora
17 1 (0.044%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.044%) Mesosphere
17 1 (0.044%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,149 (50.89%) Agile Software Development
2 723 (32.02%) TDD
3 672 (29.76%) DevOps
4 503 (22.28%) Software Engineering
5 410 (18.16%) Microservices
6 371 (16.43%) Continuous Integration
7 335 (14.84%) MVC
8 312 (13.82%) Scrum
9 295 (13.06%) Open Source
10 283 (12.53%) OO
11 276 (12.22%) Analytics
12 273 (12.09%) BDD
13 229 (10.14%) Problem-Solving
14 220 (9.74%) Kanban
15 213 (9.43%) Test Automation
16 211 (9.34%) Machine Learning
17 208 (9.21%) Multithreading
18 196 (8.68%) Dependency Injection
19 188 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
20 178 (7.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 899 (39.81%) Java
2 796 (35.25%) Python
3 754 (33.39%) JavaScript
4 711 (31.49%) C#
5 632 (27.99%) SQL
6 387 (17.14%) Ruby
7 263 (11.65%) PHP
8 240 (10.63%) Bash Shell
9 232 (10.27%) Scala
10 178 (7.88%) Java 8
11 157 (6.95%) F#
12 92 (4.07%) ES6
13 83 (3.68%) C++
14 81 (3.59%) TypeScript
15 79 (3.50%) Perl
16 78 (3.45%) Go
17 74 (3.28%) PowerShell
18 59 (2.61%) Groovy
19 52 (2.30%) Clojure
20 41 (1.82%) R
Qualifications
1 324 (14.35%) Degree
2 146 (6.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 115 (5.09%) Security Cleared
4 45 (1.99%) DV Cleared
4 45 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 42 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 38 (1.68%) Master's Degree
7 31 (1.37%) MCPD
8 24 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
9 22 (0.97%) AWS Certification
9 22 (0.97%) PhD
10 10 (0.44%) CEH
10 10 (0.44%) CISSP
11 9 (0.40%) GCIH
11 9 (0.40%) OSCP
12 8 (0.35%) MCSD
12 8 (0.35%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 3 (0.13%) RHCE
14 2 (0.089%) EMC Certification
15 1 (0.044%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (5.00%) QA
2 55 (2.44%) GCP
3 24 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.40%) GDPR
5 9 (0.40%) GPG13
6 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.089%) PSD2
7 2 (0.089%) WAI
7 2 (0.089%) WCAG
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.044%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.044%) SLA
System Software
1 670 (29.67%) Docker
2 66 (2.92%) Apache Flume
3 64 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (2.39%) HDFS
5 34 (1.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 23 (1.02%) vSphere
7 19 (0.84%) Hyper-V
8 17 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (0.75%) Xen
9 15 (0.66%) Varnish
10 12 (0.53%) Snort
11 11 (0.49%) Active Directory
12 10 (0.44%) KVM
13 8 (0.35%) NFS
14 6 (0.27%) iptables
15 5 (0.22%) LXC
15 5 (0.22%) QEMU
16 4 (0.18%) vCloud
17 3 (0.13%) Firmware
18 2 (0.089%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 376 (16.65%) Kibana
2 299 (13.24%) Ansible
3 274 (12.13%) Kubernetes
4 226 (10.01%) Puppet
5 206 (9.12%) Opscode Chef
6 195 (8.64%) Terraform
7 181 (8.02%) logstash
8 97 (4.30%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 97 (4.30%) WSUS
9 61 (2.70%) Graphite
10 59 (2.61%) Packer
11 49 (2.17%) Nagios
12 48 (2.13%) Grafana
13 47 (2.08%) Prometheus
14 45 (1.99%) Hadoop YARN
15 38 (1.68%) ZABBIX
16 36 (1.59%) Mesos
17 31 (1.37%) Rancher
18 23 (1.02%) HAProxy
19 22 (0.97%) Consul
Vendors
1 257 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 192 (8.50%) Google
3 138 (6.11%) Oracle
4 109 (4.83%) VMware
5 69 (3.06%) Splunk
6 66 (2.92%) Cloudera
7 63 (2.79%) Atlassian
8 60 (2.66%) New Relic
9 39 (1.73%) Tableau
10 38 (1.68%) SaltStack
11 37 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 32 (1.42%) Zend
13 30 (1.33%) Hortonworks
14 26 (1.15%) IBM
15 23 (1.02%) Talend
16 22 (0.97%) Informatica
16 22 (0.97%) PagerDuty
17 20 (0.89%) SAP
17 20 (0.89%) Twitter
18 18 (0.80%) Greenplum