Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 230 264 281
Rank change year-on-year +34 +17 +144
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,253 2,262 2,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.49% 1.29% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.41% 7.60% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 1,868 1,817
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £94,250 £86,325 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% 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 23,955 29,775 30,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.81% 16.96% 17.84%
Number of salaries quoted 19,105 24,556 25,894
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,125 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 19 February 2019.

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 19 February 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 +31 2,127 £60,000 +4.35% 399
London +24 1,253 £67,500 +3.85% 226
UK excluding London +31 962 £50,000 +5.26% 197
South East +48 368 £45,000 -10.00% 67
North of England +71 210 £48,621 +14.40% 45
North West +39 141 £55,000 +29.41% 33
South West -22 117 £50,000 +7.53% 28
Midlands +36 98 £60,000 +23.08% 16
East of England -2 78 £60,000 +33.33% 17
West Midlands +59 67 £60,000 +50.00% 7
Yorkshire +65 59 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Wales +7 39 £42,500 +11.84% 10
Scotland +16 38 £55,625 +3.49% 13
East Midlands -9 31 £75,000 +50.00% 9
Northern Ireland -2 15 £42,500 +46.55% 1
North East - 14 £100,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 1,254 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
2 892 (39.59%) Java
3 851 (37.77%) JavaScript
4 814 (36.13%) Python
5 764 (33.91%) C#
6 713 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
7 645 (28.63%) AngularJS
8 629 (27.92%) Linux
9 625 (27.74%) Docker
10 617 (27.39%) .NET
11 583 (25.88%) HTML
12 557 (24.72%) MongoDB
13 550 (24.41%) CSS
14 532 (23.61%) SQL
15 527 (23.39%) DevOps
16 526 (23.35%) NoSQL
17 501 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
18 497 (22.06%) RabbitMQ
19 487 (21.62%) SQL Server
20 468 (20.77%) MVC
21 461 (20.46%) Git (software)
22 460 (20.42%) Software Engineering
23 449 (19.93%) Microservices
24 398 (17.67%) Kafka
25 392 (17.40%) MySQL
26 385 (17.09%) TDD
27 380 (16.87%) Big Data
28 371 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
29 367 (16.29%) ASP.NET
29 367 (16.29%) RESTful

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
1 327 (14.51%) Apache Spark
2 163 (7.23%) Apache
3 141 (6.26%) Apache Solr
4 112 (4.97%) nginx
5 97 (4.31%) Apache Pig
6 81 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 46 (2.04%) CMS
8 39 (1.73%) Confluence
9 29 (1.29%) IIS
10 28 (1.24%) Drupal
11 24 (1.07%) WildFly
12 22 (0.98%) SharePoint
13 20 (0.89%) WebSphere
14 19 (0.84%) GlassFish
15 17 (0.75%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (0.44%) JBoss
17 10 (0.44%) Mule
18 8 (0.36%) WebLogic
19 7 (0.31%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.18%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.13%) SPSS
4 2 (0.089%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.044%) InVision
5 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.044%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.18%) Magento
2 3 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.089%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 713 (31.65%) Amazon AWS
2 501 (22.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 156 (6.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (6.61%) Serverless
5 126 (5.59%) AWS Lambda
6 120 (5.33%) GitHub
7 112 (4.97%) Amazon EC2
8 100 (4.44%) Amazon S3
9 99 (4.39%) AWS CloudFormation
10 97 (4.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 91 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
12 76 (3.37%) SaaS
13 59 (2.62%) Google Play
14 54 (2.40%) Amazon SQS
15 46 (2.04%) CloudFront
16 41 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 41 (1.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 39 (1.73%) Route 53
18 36 (1.60%) PaaS
19 35 (1.55%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 79 (3.51%) Internet
2 65 (2.89%) HTTP
3 64 (2.84%) TCP/IP
4 53 (2.35%) Firewall
5 48 (2.13%) VPN
6 43 (1.91%) DNS
7 17 (0.75%) DHCP
8 14 (0.62%) HTTPS
8 14 (0.62%) Network Security
9 13 (0.58%) SSL
10 11 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
10 11 (0.49%) SNMP
10 11 (0.49%) SSH
11 10 (0.44%) AMQP
11 10 (0.44%) Ethernet
11 10 (0.44%) MPLS
12 9 (0.40%) BIG-IP
13 8 (0.36%) OpenLDAP
13 8 (0.36%) VLAN
14 6 (0.27%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (24.72%) MongoDB
2 526 (23.35%) NoSQL
3 487 (21.62%) SQL Server
4 392 (17.40%) MySQL
5 380 (16.87%) Big Data
6 371 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
7 315 (13.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 314 (13.94%) Hadoop
9 287 (12.74%) Redis
10 173 (7.68%) HBase
11 143 (6.35%) Apache Hive
12 132 (5.86%) Amazon Redshift
13 126 (5.59%) Couchbase
14 105 (4.66%) Relational Database
15 93 (4.13%) Flink
16 89 (3.95%) CouchDB
17 85 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
18 83 (3.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 80 (3.55%) Impala
20 51 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 461 (20.46%) Git (software)
2 270 (11.98%) Jenkins
3 142 (6.30%) TeamCity
4 88 (3.91%) JIRA
5 80 (3.55%) Visual Studio
6 79 (3.51%) Subversion
7 76 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
8 71 (3.15%) Selenium
9 66 (2.93%) Maven
10 63 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 61 (2.71%) gulp
12 56 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 55 (2.44%) JUnit
14 52 (2.31%) Gradle
14 52 (2.31%) Grunt
15 48 (2.13%) IntelliJ
16 44 (1.95%) webpack
17 41 (1.82%) GitLab
18 40 (1.78%) Vagrant
19 38 (1.69%) NUnit
General
1 305 (13.54%) Finance
2 228 (10.12%) Games
3 90 (3.99%) Banking
4 84 (3.73%) Marketing
5 83 (3.68%) Retail
6 62 (2.75%) Telecoms
7 60 (2.66%) Investment Banking
8 38 (1.69%) Electronics
9 37 (1.64%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.20%) Publishing
11 24 (1.07%) Law
12 17 (0.75%) Advertising
12 17 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.67%) Legal
14 14 (0.62%) Military
15 8 (0.36%) Welsh Language
16 6 (0.27%) Automotive
16 6 (0.27%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.13%) Back Office
17 3 (0.13%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,291 (57.30%) Developer
2 401 (17.80%) .NET Developer
3 325 (14.43%) Java Developer
4 305 (13.54%) Senior Developer
5 262 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 258 (11.45%) Software Engineer
7 199 (8.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 148 (6.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 144 (6.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 144 (6.39%) DevOps Engineer
9 144 (6.39%) Software Developer
10 128 (5.68%) Architect
11 122 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
12 121 (5.37%) Full Stack Developer
13 120 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 117 (5.19%) Data Engineer
14 117 (5.19%) Python Developer
15 94 (4.17%) PHP Developer
16 91 (4.04%) Azure Developer
17 88 (3.91%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 645 (28.63%) AngularJS
2 617 (27.39%) .NET
3 583 (25.88%) HTML
4 550 (24.41%) CSS
5 497 (22.06%) RabbitMQ
6 398 (17.67%) Kafka
7 367 (16.29%) ASP.NET
7 367 (16.29%) RESTful
8 357 (15.85%) Spring
9 336 (14.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 334 (14.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 326 (14.47%) Node.js
12 285 (12.65%) React
13 258 (11.45%) REST
14 239 (10.61%) HTML5
15 207 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 207 (9.19%) Web Services
16 203 (9.01%) .NET Framework
17 175 (7.77%) Spring Boot
18 167 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 166 (7.37%) Greenfield Project
2 96 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 92 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 87 (3.86%) Fintech
5 75 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
6 71 (3.15%) User Experience
7 65 (2.89%) Tandem
8 63 (2.80%) iPhone
9 51 (2.26%) Data Centre
10 42 (1.86%) Data Structures
11 37 (1.64%) Social Media
12 35 (1.55%) PKI
13 33 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
14 32 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
15 29 (1.29%) Replication
16 26 (1.15%) Virtual Team
17 25 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
18 24 (1.07%) Public Cloud
19 23 (1.02%) Cloud Native
19 23 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 629 (27.92%) Linux
2 168 (7.46%) Windows
3 113 (5.02%) CentOS
4 98 (4.35%) Android
5 68 (3.02%) Ubuntu
6 65 (2.89%) Unix
7 46 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 39 (1.73%) Windows Server
9 37 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (0.49%) FreeBSD
10 11 (0.49%) Windows 10
10 11 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.49%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.44%) Amazon Linux
12 8 (0.36%) Debian
13 6 (0.27%) CoreOS
13 6 (0.27%) Solaris
13 6 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.22%) Mac OS
14 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,254 (55.66%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (23.39%) DevOps
3 468 (20.77%) MVC
4 460 (20.42%) Software Engineering
5 449 (19.93%) Microservices
6 385 (17.09%) TDD
7 324 (14.38%) Scrum
8 265 (11.76%) Open Source
9 230 (10.21%) Web Application Development
10 227 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
11 213 (9.45%) Analytics
12 209 (9.28%) Computer Science
13 202 (8.97%) Machine Learning
14 199 (8.83%) OO
15 187 (8.30%) Test Automation
16 181 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
17 169 (7.50%) Data Science
18 159 (7.06%) Web Development
19 153 (6.79%) Kanban
20 151 (6.70%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 892 (39.59%) Java
2 851 (37.77%) JavaScript
3 814 (36.13%) Python
4 764 (33.91%) C#
5 532 (23.61%) SQL
6 208 (9.23%) Scala
7 190 (8.43%) Ruby
8 188 (8.34%) PHP
9 179 (7.94%) C++
10 157 (6.97%) Java 8
11 134 (5.95%) Bash Shell
12 107 (4.75%) Go
13 78 (3.46%) Perl
14 68 (3.02%) PowerShell
15 67 (2.97%) C
16 64 (2.84%) ES6
16 64 (2.84%) TypeScript
17 57 (2.53%) T-SQL
18 46 (2.04%) Groovy
19 41 (1.82%) F#
Qualifications
1 267 (11.85%) Degree
2 172 (7.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (4.08%) Security Cleared
4 51 (2.26%) SC Cleared
5 50 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 44 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
7 24 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.02%) AWS Certification
9 15 (0.67%) PhD
10 11 (0.49%) MCPD
11 7 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.22%) CIPD
12 5 (0.22%) CISSP
13 4 (0.18%) CCNA
13 4 (0.18%) GIAC
13 4 (0.18%) Linux+ Certification
13 4 (0.18%) MCSE
13 4 (0.18%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (0.18%) RHCE
13 4 (0.18%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.26%) QA
2 16 (0.71%) SLA
3 11 (0.49%) MiFID
4 10 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.40%) GDPR
6 6 (0.27%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.22%) ISO 14001
7 5 (0.22%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 625 (27.74%) Docker
2 92 (4.08%) Apache Flume
3 48 (2.13%) HDFS
4 38 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 30 (1.33%) Varnish
6 22 (0.98%) Active Directory
6 22 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 17 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (0.58%) Snort
9 11 (0.49%) Xen
10 9 (0.40%) Hyper-V
10 9 (0.40%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.36%) LXC
12 7 (0.31%) NFS
13 5 (0.22%) Squid
14 4 (0.18%) KVM
14 4 (0.18%) Samba
14 4 (0.18%) VirtualBox
14 4 (0.18%) VMware NSX
14 4 (0.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 315 (13.98%) Kubernetes
2 254 (11.27%) Kibana
3 238 (10.56%) Ansible
4 164 (7.28%) Terraform
5 148 (6.57%) Puppet
6 132 (5.86%) logstash
7 118 (5.24%) Opscode Chef
8 112 (4.97%) Hadoop YARN
9 84 (3.73%) Oozie
10 56 (2.49%) Grafana
11 34 (1.51%) HAProxy
12 31 (1.38%) Nagios
13 29 (1.29%) Mesos
14 26 (1.15%) Graphite
15 22 (0.98%) Prometheus
15 22 (0.98%) ZABBIX
16 20 (0.89%) Packer
17 19 (0.84%) Consul
17 19 (0.84%) Rundeck
18 12 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 237 (10.52%) Google
2 226 (10.03%) Microsoft
3 112 (4.97%) Oracle
4 92 (4.08%) Hortonworks
5 88 (3.91%) Cloudera
6 76 (3.37%) MapR
7 73 (3.24%) Databricks
8 64 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 61 (2.71%) Splunk
10 54 (2.40%) VMware
11 46 (2.04%) Tableau
12 42 (1.86%) SAP
13 41 (1.82%) New Relic
14 30 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
15 23 (1.02%) Xamarin
16 19 (0.84%) Facebook
17 18 (0.80%) Atlassian
17 18 (0.80%) Cisco
17 18 (0.80%) IBM
18 16 (0.71%) F5