Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 284 334
Rank change year-on-year +24 +50 +148
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,205 2,179 1,989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.23% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.79% 6.82% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 1,731 1,784
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +1.32%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -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 28,293 31,966 36,748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.62% 18.03% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 22,628 25,807 31,252
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,388
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% -

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 August 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 18 August 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 +30 2,100 £60,000 - 366
London +20 1,201 £69,000 +6.15% 199
UK excluding London +18 972 £50,000 - 186
South East -66 280 £55,000 -4.35% 64
North of England +72 223 £50,000 +17.65% 48
South West +93 172 £47,500 - 17
East of England -29 128 £50,000 -4.76% 20
North West +32 124 £50,000 +13.64% 28
Midlands +24 93 £50,000 +38.89% 18
Yorkshire +71 81 £45,000 -5.26% 15
West Midlands +34 65 £47,500 +31.94% 14
Scotland +29 46 £45,000 -10.00% 14
Wales -6 31 £37,500 +4.17% 5
East Midlands +16 28 £60,000 +33.33% 4
North East -11 18 £45,000 +80.00% 5
Northern Ireland +1 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 1,222 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 955 (43.31%) Java
3 881 (39.95%) JavaScript
4 826 (37.46%) Amazon AWS
5 760 (34.47%) C#
6 739 (33.51%) Python
7 664 (30.11%) .NET
7 664 (30.11%) DevOps
8 634 (28.75%) MongoDB
9 622 (28.21%) AngularJS
10 615 (27.89%) Linux
11 608 (27.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 605 (27.44%) Docker
13 602 (27.30%) SQL
14 559 (25.35%) TDD
15 544 (24.67%) SQL Server
16 508 (23.04%) HTML
17 469 (21.27%) Software Engineering
18 439 (19.91%) CSS
19 424 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
20 423 (19.18%) MVC
21 398 (18.05%) Microservices
22 395 (17.91%) NoSQL
23 389 (17.64%) Git (software)
23 389 (17.64%) ASP.NET
24 377 (17.10%) Finance
25 365 (16.55%) ASP.NET Web API
26 349 (15.83%) Kibana
27 346 (15.69%) Spring
28 323 (14.65%) Big Data

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
1 238 (10.79%) Apache Spark
2 145 (6.58%) Apache Solr
3 132 (5.99%) Apache
4 94 (4.26%) nginx
5 87 (3.95%) Confluence
6 73 (3.31%) Tomcat
7 58 (2.63%) CMS
8 37 (1.68%) Apache Pig
9 35 (1.59%) SharePoint
10 28 (1.27%) CloudStack
10 28 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 27 (1.22%) JBoss
12 24 (1.09%) WebLogic
13 22 (1.00%) OpenStack
14 15 (0.68%) IIS
14 15 (0.68%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.68%) WordPress
15 13 (0.59%) Drupal
16 10 (0.45%) Jetty
17 9 (0.41%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 12 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.14%) Maya
4 3 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.091%) Blender
6 1 (0.045%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.045%) Mingle
6 1 (0.045%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.045%) Weka
Business Applications
1 17 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.32%) Magento
4 5 (0.23%) Actimize
4 5 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.045%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.045%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.045%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 826 (37.46%) Amazon AWS
2 608 (27.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 143 (6.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 130 (5.90%) SaaS
5 119 (5.40%) Amazon EC2
6 118 (5.35%) GitHub
7 76 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
8 72 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
9 68 (3.08%) Serverless
10 66 (2.99%) Amazon S3
11 49 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
11 49 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
12 43 (1.95%) CloudFront
12 43 (1.95%) IaaS
13 39 (1.77%) PaaS
14 32 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 31 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
16 30 (1.36%) Route 53
17 29 (1.32%) Google Play
18 27 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.99%) TCP/IP
2 85 (3.85%) HTTP
3 73 (3.31%) DNS
3 73 (3.31%) Internet
4 39 (1.77%) VPN
5 34 (1.54%) Firewall
5 34 (1.54%) SSL
6 21 (0.95%) IPv4
6 21 (0.95%) IPv6
7 15 (0.68%) Network Security
8 10 (0.45%) DHCP
9 9 (0.41%) AMQP
9 9 (0.41%) SAN
10 6 (0.27%) Intranet
10 6 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (0.27%) SMS
11 5 (0.23%) LAN
11 5 (0.23%) SSH
11 5 (0.23%) WAN
12 4 (0.18%) Sourcefire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 634 (28.75%) MongoDB
2 544 (24.67%) SQL Server
3 395 (17.91%) NoSQL
4 323 (14.65%) Big Data
5 309 (14.01%) MySQL
6 294 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
7 284 (12.88%) Hadoop
8 251 (11.38%) Redis
9 224 (10.16%) Apache Cassandra
10 125 (5.67%) Relational Database
11 113 (5.12%) Apache Hive
12 87 (3.95%) HBase
12 87 (3.95%) SQL Server 2016
13 73 (3.31%) Impala
14 71 (3.22%) Neo4j
15 61 (2.77%) Amazon RDS
16 60 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 53 (2.40%) Amazon Redshift
18 47 (2.13%) Flink
19 42 (1.90%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 389 (17.64%) Git (software)
2 322 (14.60%) Jenkins
3 147 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 133 (6.03%) JIRA
5 118 (5.35%) Maven
6 114 (5.17%) JUnit
7 87 (3.95%) Selenium
8 82 (3.72%) Visual Studio
9 70 (3.17%) Cucumber
10 65 (2.95%) gulp
11 63 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
12 60 (2.72%) Jasmine
13 56 (2.54%) Gradle
14 52 (2.36%) Mockito
14 52 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
15 48 (2.18%) GitLab
16 45 (2.04%) webpack
17 42 (1.90%) Subversion
18 40 (1.81%) Bitbucket
19 35 (1.59%) NUnit
General
1 377 (17.10%) Finance
2 182 (8.25%) Games
3 118 (5.35%) Banking
4 98 (4.44%) Retail
5 96 (4.35%) Investment Banking
6 64 (2.90%) Financial Institution
7 46 (2.09%) Marketing
8 31 (1.41%) Front Office
9 30 (1.36%) Law
10 25 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 20 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.86%) Publishing
13 15 (0.68%) Legal
14 12 (0.54%) Military
15 10 (0.45%) Manufacturing
16 9 (0.41%) Advertising
16 9 (0.41%) Electronics
17 6 (0.27%) Music Industry
18 5 (0.23%) Automotive
19 4 (0.18%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1,221 (55.37%) Developer
2 337 (15.28%) .NET Developer
3 316 (14.33%) Java Developer
4 254 (11.52%) Software Engineer
5 247 (11.20%) Senior Developer
6 211 (9.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 208 (9.43%) C# Developer
8 164 (7.44%) Software Developer
9 148 (6.71%) Java Engineer
10 125 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 123 (5.58%) Lead Developer
12 109 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
12 109 (4.94%) Python Developer
13 101 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
14 92 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
15 90 (4.08%) ASP.NET Developer
16 89 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 88 (3.99%) Architect
18 83 (3.76%) Senior Java Developer
19 82 (3.72%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 664 (30.11%) .NET
2 622 (28.21%) AngularJS
3 508 (23.04%) HTML
4 439 (19.91%) CSS
5 424 (19.23%) RabbitMQ
6 389 (17.64%) ASP.NET
7 365 (16.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 346 (15.69%) Spring
9 322 (14.60%) RESTful
10 314 (14.24%) REST
11 310 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
12 309 (14.01%) Node.js
13 292 (13.24%) Web Services
14 285 (12.93%) Kafka
15 263 (11.93%) React
16 190 (8.62%) Elastic Stack
17 187 (8.48%) .NET Framework
18 182 (8.25%) HTML5
19 151 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 148 (6.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 259 (11.75%) Computer Science
2 157 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
4 85 (3.85%) User Experience
5 77 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 76 (3.45%) Fintech
7 65 (2.95%) Data Structures
8 64 (2.90%) Public Cloud
8 64 (2.90%) Tandem
9 61 (2.77%) Algorithms
10 58 (2.63%) Management Information System
11 57 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
12 42 (1.90%) Cyberthreat
13 38 (1.72%) Data Centre
14 36 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
15 34 (1.54%) Clustering
16 32 (1.45%) Robotics
17 29 (1.32%) iPhone
17 29 (1.32%) Replication
17 29 (1.32%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 615 (27.89%) Linux
2 194 (8.80%) Windows
3 94 (4.26%) CentOS
4 90 (4.08%) Unix
5 67 (3.04%) Ubuntu
6 53 (2.40%) Android
7 32 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 24 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 24 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (0.95%) FreeBSD
10 18 (0.82%) Debian
11 15 (0.68%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.36%) VMS
13 5 (0.23%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.23%) Solaris
14 2 (0.091%) DC/OS
14 2 (0.091%) Windows Server 2012
15 1 (0.045%) AIX
15 1 (0.045%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,222 (55.42%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (30.11%) DevOps
3 559 (25.35%) TDD
4 469 (21.27%) Software Engineering
5 423 (19.18%) MVC
6 398 (18.05%) Microservices
7 307 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 287 (13.02%) Scrum
9 269 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
10 262 (11.88%) OO
11 242 (10.98%) Open Source
12 240 (10.88%) BDD
13 228 (10.34%) Web Application Development
14 223 (10.11%) Web Development
15 210 (9.52%) Test Automation
16 186 (8.44%) Analytics
17 185 (8.39%) Machine Learning
18 175 (7.94%) Kanban
19 162 (7.35%) Continuous Delivery
20 160 (7.26%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 955 (43.31%) Java
2 881 (39.95%) JavaScript
3 760 (34.47%) C#
4 739 (33.51%) Python
5 602 (27.30%) SQL
6 302 (13.70%) Ruby
7 233 (10.57%) Java 8
8 208 (9.43%) Bash Shell
9 191 (8.66%) Scala
10 185 (8.39%) PHP
11 126 (5.71%) PowerShell
12 109 (4.94%) Go
13 107 (4.85%) C++
14 99 (4.49%) F#
15 94 (4.26%) Perl
16 77 (3.49%) C
17 71 (3.22%) Shell Script
18 68 (3.08%) TypeScript
19 54 (2.45%) T-SQL
20 50 (2.27%) ES6
Qualifications
1 280 (12.70%) Degree
2 118 (5.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 115 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 65 (2.95%) DV Cleared
5 62 (2.81%) SC Cleared
6 50 (2.27%) AWS Certification
7 38 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (1.27%) MCPD
9 25 (1.13%) Master's Degree
10 21 (0.95%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (0.45%) PhD
12 4 (0.18%) MCSD
12 4 (0.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 3 (0.14%) ISTQB
14 2 (0.091%) CCNA
14 2 (0.091%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.091%) RHCE
14 2 (0.091%) Sun Certification
15 1 (0.045%) CISSP
15 1 (0.045%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (6.35%) QA
2 54 (2.45%) GCP
3 28 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 11 (0.50%) GDPR
5 9 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.27%) SLA
7 4 (0.18%) WCAG
8 2 (0.091%) PSD2
8 2 (0.091%) WAI
9 1 (0.045%) GPG13
9 1 (0.045%) HL7
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.045%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 605 (27.44%) Docker
2 74 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (2.90%) Apache Flume
4 45 (2.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 39 (1.77%) HDFS
5 39 (1.77%) Varnish
6 36 (1.63%) Hyper-V
7 31 (1.41%) vSphere
8 25 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
9 22 (1.00%) Active Directory
10 19 (0.86%) Xen
11 14 (0.63%) KVM
12 10 (0.45%) QEMU
13 7 (0.32%) iptables
14 6 (0.27%) Snort
15 5 (0.23%) LXC
16 4 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
17 3 (0.14%) Firmware
17 3 (0.14%) XenApp
18 2 (0.091%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 349 (15.83%) Kibana
2 287 (13.02%) Ansible
3 285 (12.93%) Kubernetes
4 229 (10.39%) Opscode Chef
5 223 (10.11%) Puppet
6 188 (8.53%) Terraform
7 174 (7.89%) logstash
8 68 (3.08%) Nagios
9 67 (3.04%) Grafana
10 47 (2.13%) Packer
11 46 (2.09%) Graphite
12 38 (1.72%) ZABBIX
13 35 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
13 35 (1.59%) Prometheus
14 33 (1.50%) Mesos
15 32 (1.45%) Icinga
16 31 (1.41%) Rancher
17 26 (1.18%) Cobbler
18 25 (1.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
18 25 (1.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 279 (12.65%) Google
2 251 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 155 (7.03%) VMware
4 134 (6.08%) Oracle
5 79 (3.58%) Splunk
6 73 (3.31%) New Relic
7 56 (2.54%) Atlassian
8 53 (2.40%) Cloudera
9 51 (2.31%) Tableau
10 44 (2.00%) ServiceNow
11 43 (1.95%) Red Hat
12 35 (1.59%) Zend
13 34 (1.54%) SaltStack
14 24 (1.09%) Hortonworks
14 24 (1.09%) IBM
15 23 (1.04%) Capita
16 22 (1.00%) PagerDuty
17 21 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
17 21 (0.95%) Xamarin
18 20 (0.91%) MapR