Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 257 257 284
Rank change year-on-year 0 +27 +72
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 1,857 2,236 2,050
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.29% 1.30% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.56% 7.80% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,609 1,798 1,698
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 21,687 28,653 30,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.12% 16.67% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17,044 23,148 25,316
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,733 £26,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +5 1,759 £65,000 +13.04% 110
London +15 1,031 £70,000 +3.70% 50
UK excluding London -18 793 £50,000 +5.26% 66
South East +68 305 £50,000 -4.76% 16
North of England +7 163 £45,000 - 11
North West +21 114 £53,750 +26.47% 8
South West -60 109 £52,500 +10.53% 13
Midlands +5 76 £62,500 +31.58% 15
East of England +20 74 £43,000 -4.44% 5
West Midlands +11 50 £62,500 +31.58% 4
Yorkshire -26 49 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Wales +19 35 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Scotland -15 29 £44,500 -3.78% 4
East Midlands +13 26 £75,000 +53.85% 11
Northern Ireland -23 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 947 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 753 (40.55%) JavaScript
3 750 (40.39%) Java
4 745 (40.12%) Amazon AWS
5 705 (37.96%) Python
6 572 (30.80%) Docker
7 553 (29.78%) Linux
8 517 (27.84%) DevOps
9 501 (26.98%) C#
10 470 (25.31%) SQL
11 433 (23.32%) HTML
12 432 (23.26%) AngularJS
13 425 (22.89%) Software Engineering
14 420 (22.62%) CSS
15 417 (22.46%) MongoDB
16 398 (21.43%) Git (software)
17 396 (21.32%) NoSQL
17 396 (21.32%) .NET
18 386 (20.79%) Big Data
19 371 (19.98%) Microsoft Azure
20 362 (19.49%) Kubernetes
21 350 (18.85%) Kafka
22 341 (18.36%) Node.js
23 332 (17.88%) RabbitMQ
24 309 (16.64%) Spring
25 308 (16.59%) Degree
26 307 (16.53%) Microservices
27 306 (16.48%) Apache Spark
28 299 (16.10%) RESTful
29 296 (15.94%) TDD

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
1 306 (16.48%) Apache Spark
2 121 (6.52%) Apache
3 102 (5.49%) Apache Solr
4 100 (5.39%) nginx
5 94 (5.06%) Apache Pig
6 60 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 53 (2.85%) OpenStack
8 35 (1.88%) IIS
9 28 (1.51%) Confluence
10 18 (0.97%) Jupyter
11 16 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
12 15 (0.81%) CMS
12 15 (0.81%) Drupal
13 14 (0.75%) CloudStack
14 12 (0.65%) SharePoint
15 11 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 9 (0.48%) WildFly
17 8 (0.43%) WebLogic
18 6 (0.32%) GlassFish
18 6 (0.32%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (0.38%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.11%) Adobe XD
2 2 (0.11%) Weka
3 1 (0.054%) Figma
3 1 (0.054%) InVision
3 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.054%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.054%) Sketch
3 1 (0.054%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (0.38%) Magento
2 5 (0.27%) Shopify
3 1 (0.054%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.054%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.054%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 745 (40.12%) Amazon AWS
2 371 (19.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 245 (13.19%) Serverless
4 203 (10.93%) AWS Lambda
5 196 (10.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 171 (9.21%) Amazon S3
7 161 (8.67%) Amazon EC2
8 129 (6.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 109 (5.87%) Amazon ECS
10 96 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
11 85 (4.58%) SaaS
12 83 (4.47%) Amazon SQS
13 81 (4.36%) PaaS
14 75 (4.04%) GitHub
15 74 (3.98%) Route 53
16 67 (3.61%) Amazon Kinesis
17 52 (2.80%) CloudFront
18 49 (2.64%) Heroku
19 45 (2.42%) IaaS
20 44 (2.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.31%) TCP/IP
2 65 (3.50%) Firewall
3 55 (2.96%) DNS
4 50 (2.69%) HTTP
5 49 (2.64%) Internet
6 32 (1.72%) HTTPS
7 30 (1.62%) VPN
8 29 (1.56%) DHCP
9 22 (1.18%) Network Security
10 20 (1.08%) SSL
11 12 (0.65%) VRRP
12 9 (0.48%) SAN
12 9 (0.48%) VLAN
13 8 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
13 8 (0.43%) SSH
14 6 (0.32%) BIG-IP
14 6 (0.32%) DMZ
15 5 (0.27%) NetScaler
16 4 (0.22%) FTP
16 4 (0.22%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 417 (22.46%) MongoDB
2 396 (21.32%) NoSQL
3 386 (20.79%) Big Data
4 291 (15.67%) MySQL
5 286 (15.40%) Redis
6 278 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
7 254 (13.68%) Hadoop
8 239 (12.87%) SQL Server
9 208 (11.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 153 (8.24%) HBase
11 132 (7.11%) Amazon Redshift
12 126 (6.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 118 (6.35%) Apache Hive
14 88 (4.74%) Flink
14 88 (4.74%) Relational Database
15 79 (4.25%) Amazon RDS
15 79 (4.25%) Impala
16 72 (3.88%) Couchbase
17 71 (3.82%) CouchDB
18 59 (3.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 398 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 233 (12.55%) Jenkins
3 114 (6.14%) JIRA
4 91 (4.90%) TeamCity
5 71 (3.82%) Visual Studio
6 64 (3.45%) Maven
7 54 (2.91%) Selenium
8 53 (2.85%) Gradle
8 53 (2.85%) Subversion
9 52 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
10 49 (2.64%) Bitbucket
11 41 (2.21%) Vagrant
12 37 (1.99%) JUnit
13 34 (1.83%) GitLab
13 34 (1.83%) Grunt
13 34 (1.83%) IntelliJ
14 32 (1.72%) Mercurial
15 29 (1.56%) ReSharper
16 27 (1.45%) gulp
17 26 (1.40%) git-flow
General
1 250 (13.46%) Finance
2 119 (6.41%) Games
3 67 (3.61%) Banking
3 67 (3.61%) Marketing
4 57 (3.07%) Retail
5 55 (2.96%) Publishing
6 45 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 39 (2.10%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.78%) Investment Banking
9 26 (1.40%) Electronics
10 25 (1.35%) Law
11 11 (0.59%) Automotive
12 9 (0.48%) Legal
13 8 (0.43%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.27%) Back Office
15 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.22%) Advertising
17 3 (0.16%) Front Office
17 3 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 991 (53.37%) Developer
2 249 (13.41%) Java Developer
3 230 (12.39%) Senior Developer
4 227 (12.22%) .NET Developer
5 222 (11.95%) Software Engineer
6 164 (8.83%) Software Developer
7 157 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 155 (8.35%) C# Developer
9 128 (6.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 111 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
11 104 (5.60%) Architect
12 95 (5.12%) Python Developer
13 91 (4.90%) Senior Java Developer
14 89 (4.79%) JavaScript Developer
15 79 (4.25%) Data Engineer
16 77 (4.15%) Java Engineer
17 73 (3.93%) Python Engineer
18 72 (3.88%) Azure Developer
19 71 (3.82%) Consultant
20 68 (3.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (23.32%) HTML
2 432 (23.26%) AngularJS
3 420 (22.62%) CSS
4 396 (21.32%) .NET
5 350 (18.85%) Kafka
6 341 (18.36%) Node.js
7 332 (17.88%) RabbitMQ
8 309 (16.64%) Spring
9 299 (16.10%) RESTful
10 264 (14.22%) React
11 233 (12.55%) ASP.NET
12 232 (12.49%) Web Services
13 195 (10.50%) Elastic Stack
14 181 (9.75%) ASP.NET MVC
15 170 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 164 (8.83%) REST
17 137 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 130 (7.00%) Spring Boot
18 130 (7.00%) Vue.js
19 121 (6.52%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 119 (6.41%) Algorithms
2 104 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
3 56 (3.02%) Mobile App
4 53 (2.85%) User Experience
5 46 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 39 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (1.72%) Tandem
8 30 (1.62%) Cloud Native
8 30 (1.62%) PKI
9 29 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
10 28 (1.51%) Data Centre
11 24 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 24 (1.29%) Replication
12 22 (1.18%) Virtual Team
13 20 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.08%) iPhone
14 18 (0.97%) Linux Command Line
15 17 (0.92%) Social Media
16 15 (0.81%) Clustering
17 14 (0.75%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 553 (29.78%) Linux
2 148 (7.97%) Windows
3 81 (4.36%) Ubuntu
4 79 (4.25%) CentOS
5 78 (4.20%) Unix
6 69 (3.72%) Android
7 55 (2.96%) Apple iOS
8 46 (2.48%) Windows Server
9 30 (1.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.75%) Solaris
11 7 (0.38%) FreeBSD
12 6 (0.32%) CoreOS
12 6 (0.32%) Debian
12 6 (0.32%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.11%) AIX
15 2 (0.11%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.11%) SmartOS
16 1 (0.054%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 947 (51.00%) Agile Software Development
2 517 (27.84%) DevOps
3 425 (22.89%) Software Engineering
4 307 (16.53%) Microservices
5 296 (15.94%) TDD
6 294 (15.83%) MVC
7 270 (14.54%) Scrum
8 256 (13.79%) Analytics
9 244 (13.14%) Machine Learning
10 241 (12.98%) Continuous Integration
11 221 (11.90%) Open Source
12 215 (11.58%) Computer Science
13 180 (9.69%) Data Science
14 150 (8.08%) Test Automation
15 146 (7.86%) Problem-Solving
16 138 (7.43%) Kanban
17 134 (7.22%) Artificial Intelligence
18 128 (6.89%) Web Application Development
19 119 (6.41%) Continuous Delivery
20 114 (6.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 753 (40.55%) JavaScript
2 750 (40.39%) Java
3 705 (37.96%) Python
4 501 (26.98%) C#
5 470 (25.31%) SQL
6 202 (10.88%) Ruby
7 196 (10.55%) PHP
8 187 (10.07%) Scala
9 157 (8.45%) Bash Shell
10 139 (7.49%) Go
11 118 (6.35%) C++
12 83 (4.47%) Java 8
13 74 (3.98%) TypeScript
14 72 (3.88%) PowerShell
15 68 (3.66%) Perl
16 63 (3.39%) C
17 53 (2.85%) T-SQL
18 48 (2.58%) Kotlin
19 33 (1.78%) ES6
20 31 (1.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 308 (16.59%) Degree
2 169 (9.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (4.04%) Security Cleared
4 58 (3.12%) Numerate Degree
5 49 (2.64%) DV Cleared
6 35 (1.88%) Network+ Certification
7 33 (1.78%) SC Cleared
8 31 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 27 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
10 26 (1.40%) MCSE
11 25 (1.35%) CCNA
11 25 (1.35%) CISSP
11 25 (1.35%) CompTIA Security+
11 25 (1.35%) GIAC
11 25 (1.35%) Linux+ Certification
11 25 (1.35%) SANS
11 25 (1.35%) SSCP
12 24 (1.29%) AWS Certification
13 14 (0.75%) PhD
14 7 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.85%) QA
2 15 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.16%) GDPR
4 3 (0.16%) MiFID
4 3 (0.16%) SLA
5 2 (0.11%) EMIR
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.054%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 572 (30.80%) Docker
2 75 (4.04%) Apache Flume
3 39 (2.10%) Varnish
3 39 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 27 (1.45%) HDFS
6 24 (1.29%) Active Directory
7 11 (0.59%) Xen
8 9 (0.48%) Hyper-V
9 8 (0.43%) NFS
10 5 (0.27%) XenApp
11 3 (0.16%) KVM
11 3 (0.16%) LXC
11 3 (0.16%) Snort
12 2 (0.11%) Samba
12 2 (0.11%) Squid
12 2 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 362 (19.49%) Kubernetes
2 236 (12.71%) Terraform
3 226 (12.17%) Kibana
4 212 (11.42%) Ansible
5 163 (8.78%) Puppet
6 150 (8.08%) logstash
7 107 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
8 93 (5.01%) Hadoop YARN
9 81 (4.36%) Oozie
10 60 (3.23%) Prometheus
11 57 (3.07%) Nagios
12 51 (2.75%) Grafana
13 43 (2.32%) Packer
14 31 (1.67%) Graphite
15 28 (1.51%) HAProxy
16 18 (0.97%) Mesos
17 16 (0.86%) ZABBIX
18 14 (0.75%) Rsyslog
19 12 (0.65%) Marathon
19 12 (0.65%) yum
Vendors
1 180 (9.69%) Google
2 128 (6.89%) Microsoft
3 85 (4.58%) Oracle
4 81 (4.36%) Cloudera
5 76 (4.09%) Hortonworks
5 76 (4.09%) Splunk
6 68 (3.66%) Databricks
7 67 (3.61%) MapR
8 46 (2.48%) VMware
9 40 (2.15%) New Relic
10 36 (1.94%) Red Hat
11 30 (1.62%) SAP
12 27 (1.45%) AppDynamics
13 25 (1.35%) Informatica
14 22 (1.18%) Talend
15 21 (1.13%) Tableau
16 20 (1.08%) Atlassian
17 19 (1.02%) F5
18 18 (0.97%) IBM
19 13 (0.70%) Sybase