Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 255 288 416
Rank change year-on-year +33 +128 +293
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,234 2,031 1,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 1.16% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.54% 6.50% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,843 1,828 1,461
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -1.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,300 £80,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -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 29,629 31,263 39,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.92% 17.80% 18.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24,445 26,165 33,400
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,099
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +2.56%

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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 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 +28 2,122 £57,500 - 315
London +9 1,238 £65,000 +4.00% 173
UK excluding London +27 953 £47,500 -5.00% 157
South East +12 317 £50,000 - 43
North of England -4 176 £42,500 -13.27% 38
South West +24 169 £46,500 -11.43% 25
North West -18 132 £42,500 -12.82% 25
East of England -10 126 £45,000 -10.00% 17
Midlands +29 90 £47,500 +26.67% 19
East Midlands +63 59 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Yorkshire +23 44 £42,500 -19.05% 13
Wales +17 44 £38,000 -24.00% 5
West Midlands -12 31 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Scotland -16 29 £53,750 +7.50% 9
Northern Ireland -22 2 £29,000 -14.71% 1

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 1,096 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 882 (39.48%) Java
3 843 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
4 793 (35.50%) JavaScript
5 790 (35.36%) MongoDB
6 733 (32.81%) Python
7 716 (32.05%) TDD
8 693 (31.02%) Docker
9 672 (30.08%) Linux
10 660 (29.54%) C#
11 612 (27.39%) DevOps
12 610 (27.31%) AngularJS
13 601 (26.90%) Node.js
14 595 (26.63%) SQL
15 545 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
16 525 (23.50%) Git (software)
17 500 (22.38%) RESTful
18 499 (22.34%) .NET
19 473 (21.17%) NoSQL
20 465 (20.81%) Software Engineering
21 458 (20.50%) HTML
22 439 (19.65%) Big Data
23 435 (19.47%) SQL Server
24 402 (17.99%) MySQL
24 402 (17.99%) CSS
24 402 (17.99%) RabbitMQ
25 388 (17.37%) Microservices
26 385 (17.23%) Finance
27 384 (17.19%) Ruby
28 381 (17.05%) Kibana

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
1 311 (13.92%) Apache Spark
2 188 (8.42%) Apache Solr
3 173 (7.74%) Apache
4 127 (5.68%) nginx
5 53 (2.37%) Confluence
6 51 (2.28%) Apache Pig
7 41 (1.84%) CMS
8 40 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 35 (1.57%) OpenStack
10 23 (1.03%) CloudStack
11 21 (0.94%) SharePoint
12 20 (0.90%) IIS
13 19 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
15 13 (0.58%) JBoss
16 12 (0.54%) WordPress
17 11 (0.49%) Drupal
17 11 (0.49%) NServiceBus
18 9 (0.40%) Jetty
19 7 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.27%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
3 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.090%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 15 (0.67%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
3 4 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
4 3 (0.13%) Magento
4 3 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.090%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.090%) Maximo
5 2 (0.090%) Staffware
6 1 (0.045%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.045%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 843 (37.74%) Amazon AWS
2 545 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (5.95%) Amazon S3
4 127 (5.68%) GitHub
5 125 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
6 98 (4.39%) Serverless
7 89 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
8 88 (3.94%) AWS CloudFormation
9 69 (3.09%) SaaS
10 66 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
11 54 (2.42%) Amazon EMR
12 52 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
13 47 (2.10%) Heroku
13 47 (2.10%) PaaS
14 45 (2.01%) Amazon Kinesis
15 36 (1.61%) npm
16 33 (1.48%) Amazon SQS
17 28 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 25 (1.12%) CloudFront
19 24 (1.07%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 55 (2.46%) HTTP
3 46 (2.06%) Firewall
4 40 (1.79%) Network Security
5 38 (1.70%) Internet
6 34 (1.52%) DNS
7 24 (1.07%) VPN
8 14 (0.63%) SAN
9 12 (0.54%) VLAN
10 10 (0.45%) DHCP
11 9 (0.40%) AMQP
11 9 (0.40%) SMTP
11 9 (0.40%) SSL
12 8 (0.36%) Wireless
13 6 (0.27%) IPsec
14 5 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
14 5 (0.22%) SNMP
15 4 (0.18%) CTI
15 4 (0.18%) Kerberos
15 4 (0.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 790 (35.36%) MongoDB
2 473 (21.17%) NoSQL
3 439 (19.65%) Big Data
4 435 (19.47%) SQL Server
5 402 (17.99%) MySQL
6 368 (16.47%) PostgreSQL
7 304 (13.61%) Hadoop
8 288 (12.89%) Redis
9 276 (12.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 155 (6.94%) Relational Database
11 146 (6.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 126 (5.64%) HBase
13 111 (4.97%) Apache Hive
14 100 (4.48%) SQL Server 2014
15 83 (3.72%) Neo4j
16 78 (3.49%) SQL Server 2016
17 73 (3.27%) Amazon Redshift
18 62 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
19 58 (2.60%) RDBMS
20 52 (2.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 525 (23.50%) Git (software)
2 378 (16.92%) Jenkins
3 253 (11.32%) TeamCity
4 163 (7.30%) Maven
5 127 (5.68%) JIRA
6 89 (3.98%) gulp
7 81 (3.63%) Subversion
8 68 (3.04%) Cucumber
9 66 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
10 63 (2.82%) webpack
11 61 (2.73%) Selenium
12 57 (2.55%) Vagrant
13 52 (2.33%) Gradle
13 52 (2.33%) JUnit
14 46 (2.06%) Grunt
15 40 (1.79%) NUnit
16 38 (1.70%) Visual Studio
17 33 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 32 (1.43%) Mocha
19 27 (1.21%) Jasmine
General
1 385 (17.23%) Finance
2 156 (6.98%) Banking
3 137 (6.13%) Games
4 77 (3.45%) Retail
5 72 (3.22%) Marketing
6 67 (3.00%) Investment Banking
7 52 (2.33%) Retail Banking
8 47 (2.10%) Advertising
9 37 (1.66%) Electronics
9 37 (1.66%) Financial Institution
10 33 (1.48%) Publishing
11 31 (1.39%) Telecoms
12 22 (0.98%) Front Office
13 20 (0.90%) Manufacturing
14 18 (0.81%) Law
15 15 (0.67%) Legal
15 15 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.54%) Back Office
17 6 (0.27%) Military
18 5 (0.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,297 (58.06%) Developer
2 360 (16.11%) Senior Developer
3 338 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 256 (11.46%) .NET Developer
5 242 (10.83%) DevOps Engineer
6 216 (9.67%) Software Engineer
7 180 (8.06%) Lead Developer
8 141 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
8 141 (6.31%) Python Developer
9 128 (5.73%) PHP Developer
10 114 (5.10%) Junior
11 113 (5.06%) Messaging Developer
12 110 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
13 108 (4.83%) Data Engineer
14 105 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
14 105 (4.70%) Software Developer
15 104 (4.66%) C# Developer
16 97 (4.34%) Junior Developer
17 84 (3.76%) Node.js Developer
18 83 (3.72%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 610 (27.31%) AngularJS
2 601 (26.90%) Node.js
3 500 (22.38%) RESTful
4 499 (22.34%) .NET
5 458 (20.50%) HTML
6 402 (17.99%) CSS
6 402 (17.99%) RabbitMQ
7 322 (14.41%) ASP.NET
8 320 (14.32%) Spring
9 319 (14.28%) React
10 292 (13.07%) Kafka
11 289 (12.94%) REST
12 272 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
13 251 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 228 (10.21%) Web Services
15 210 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 196 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
17 188 (8.42%) HTML5
18 178 (7.97%) WPF
19 174 (7.79%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 341 (15.26%) Computer Science
2 161 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 124 (5.55%) User Experience
4 108 (4.83%) Fintech
5 93 (4.16%) Greenfield Project
6 86 (3.85%) Algorithms
7 83 (3.72%) Mobile App
8 43 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 41 (1.84%) Clustering
10 38 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 35 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
12 33 (1.48%) Data Structures
13 32 (1.43%) Replication
14 26 (1.16%) Public Cloud
15 25 (1.12%) Market Risk
16 21 (0.94%) Derivative
17 18 (0.81%) Private Cloud
17 18 (0.81%) Spread Betting
18 17 (0.76%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 672 (30.08%) Linux
2 214 (9.58%) Windows
3 122 (5.46%) Unix
4 65 (2.91%) Ubuntu
5 64 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 63 (2.82%) CentOS
7 54 (2.42%) Android
8 53 (2.37%) Apple iOS
9 38 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 26 (1.16%) CoreOS
11 11 (0.49%) Debian
11 11 (0.49%) VMS
12 8 (0.36%) FreeBSD
12 8 (0.36%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.27%) SUSE
14 3 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.13%) Solaris
14 3 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.090%) Mesosphere
15 2 (0.090%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,096 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 716 (32.05%) TDD
3 612 (27.39%) DevOps
4 465 (20.81%) Software Engineering
5 388 (17.37%) Microservices
6 377 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
7 358 (16.03%) MVC
8 322 (14.41%) OO
9 310 (13.88%) Scrum
10 288 (12.89%) BDD
11 287 (12.85%) Analytics
12 264 (11.82%) Open Source
13 254 (11.37%) Kanban
14 225 (10.07%) Multithreading
15 204 (9.13%) Dependency Injection
16 186 (8.33%) Web Application Development
17 181 (8.10%) Test Automation
18 176 (7.88%) Mentoring
19 175 (7.83%) Machine Learning
19 175 (7.83%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 882 (39.48%) Java
2 793 (35.50%) JavaScript
3 733 (32.81%) Python
4 660 (29.54%) C#
5 595 (26.63%) SQL
6 384 (17.19%) Ruby
7 272 (12.18%) PHP
8 233 (10.43%) Bash Shell
9 215 (9.62%) Scala
10 185 (8.28%) F#
11 110 (4.92%) ES6
12 109 (4.88%) Perl
13 96 (4.30%) Go
14 93 (4.16%) C++
15 81 (3.63%) TypeScript
16 80 (3.58%) PowerShell
17 57 (2.55%) Groovy
18 54 (2.42%) PHP 7
19 52 (2.33%) Clojure
20 42 (1.88%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 312 (13.97%) Degree
2 159 (7.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 90 (4.03%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.48%) DV Cleared
5 28 (1.25%) Master's Degree
6 27 (1.21%) Numerate Degree
7 26 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 21 (0.94%) PhD
9 19 (0.85%) MCPD
10 10 (0.45%) CISSP
11 9 (0.40%) AWS Certification
11 9 (0.40%) CEH
11 9 (0.40%) GCIH
11 9 (0.40%) OSCP
12 4 (0.18%) MCSD
12 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 2 (0.090%) CCNA
13 2 (0.090%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.090%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.21%) QA
2 33 (1.48%) GCP
3 15 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.45%) GPG13
5 8 (0.36%) GDPR
6 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.31%) SLA
7 2 (0.090%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.045%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 693 (31.02%) Docker
2 55 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (2.28%) Apache Flume
4 45 (2.01%) HDFS
5 22 (0.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 19 (0.85%) vSphere
7 18 (0.81%) Varnish
8 17 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
9 15 (0.67%) NFS
10 13 (0.58%) Hyper-V
11 10 (0.45%) Snort
12 9 (0.40%) KVM
13 8 (0.36%) Active Directory
13 8 (0.36%) Xen
14 7 (0.31%) LXC
15 6 (0.27%) iptables
15 6 (0.27%) vCloud
15 6 (0.27%) VirtualBox
16 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
17 2 (0.090%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 381 (17.05%) Kibana
2 275 (12.31%) Ansible
3 234 (10.47%) Puppet
4 206 (9.22%) Kubernetes
5 187 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
6 161 (7.21%) Terraform
7 147 (6.58%) logstash
8 117 (5.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 117 (5.24%) WSUS
9 66 (2.95%) Packer
10 51 (2.28%) Graphite
11 44 (1.97%) Hadoop YARN
12 37 (1.66%) Prometheus
13 32 (1.43%) Grafana
13 32 (1.43%) HAProxy
14 31 (1.39%) Consul
15 29 (1.30%) Nagios
16 27 (1.21%) ZABBIX
17 24 (1.07%) Mesos
18 17 (0.76%) Rancher
Vendors
1 235 (10.52%) Microsoft
2 189 (8.46%) Google
3 137 (6.13%) Oracle
4 76 (3.40%) VMware
5 50 (2.24%) Atlassian
6 49 (2.19%) Cloudera
7 47 (2.10%) Red Hat
8 42 (1.88%) Splunk
9 36 (1.61%) New Relic
10 34 (1.52%) Zend
11 30 (1.34%) SaltStack
12 28 (1.25%) Hortonworks
12 28 (1.25%) Tableau
13 23 (1.03%) Apple
13 23 (1.03%) Talend
14 21 (0.94%) IBM
14 21 (0.94%) Twitter
15 17 (0.76%) Percona
16 16 (0.72%) Informatica
16 16 (0.72%) SAP