Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Elasticsearch
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 280 311
Rank change year-on-year +39 +31 +133
Permanent jobs citing Elasticsearch 2,319 2,198 2,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.41% 1.25% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.58% 6.99% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,841 1,737 1,831
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,200 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 27,041 31,458 34,917
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.41% 17.90% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21,672 25,366 29,480
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,870 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.67% - -

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +37 2,228 £60,000 - 438
London +35 1,315 £69,000 +6.15% 249
UK excluding London +31 980 £50,000 - 213
South East -26 333 £50,000 -9.09% 72
North of England +72 221 £50,000 +11.11% 53
South West +33 144 £47,500 +2.70% 28
East of England +18 119 £57,500 +15.00% 19
North West -4 114 £52,500 +23.53% 25
Midlands +51 96 £60,000 +33.33% 17
Yorkshire +62 84 £45,000 -5.26% 25
West Midlands +58 50 £50,000 +25.00% 12
East Midlands +11 46 £75,000 +57.89% 5
Scotland +20 37 £45,000 - 11
Wales +6 32 £37,500 -6.25% 11
North East +5 26 £60,000 +140.00% 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1,306 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (41.61%) JavaScript
3 934 (40.28%) Java
4 820 (35.36%) Amazon AWS
5 819 (35.32%) C#
6 771 (33.25%) Python
7 722 (31.13%) .NET
8 681 (29.37%) AngularJS
9 653 (28.16%) MongoDB
10 637 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
11 631 (27.21%) Docker
12 626 (26.99%) HTML
13 617 (26.61%) DevOps
14 614 (26.48%) Linux
15 594 (25.61%) SQL
16 582 (25.10%) SQL Server
17 553 (23.85%) CSS
18 510 (21.99%) MVC
19 498 (21.47%) TDD
20 490 (21.13%) RabbitMQ
21 486 (20.96%) Software Engineering
22 469 (20.22%) Microservices
23 468 (20.18%) NoSQL
24 437 (18.84%) ASP.NET
25 427 (18.41%) Git (software)
26 420 (18.11%) Finance
27 414 (17.85%) ASP.NET Web API
28 378 (16.30%) Spring
29 364 (15.70%) Kafka
30 363 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC

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
1 264 (11.38%) Apache Spark
2 168 (7.24%) Apache
3 139 (5.99%) Apache Solr
4 128 (5.52%) nginx
5 78 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 72 (3.10%) Confluence
7 62 (2.67%) CMS
8 54 (2.33%) Apache Pig
9 33 (1.42%) SharePoint
10 24 (1.03%) Drupal
11 20 (0.86%) WebLogic
12 19 (0.82%) IIS
12 19 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (0.78%) JBoss
14 17 (0.73%) CloudStack
15 13 (0.56%) GlassFish
15 13 (0.56%) OpenStack
16 12 (0.52%) Jupyter
16 12 (0.52%) WebSphere
17 11 (0.47%) Jetty
Applications
1 12 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.13%) Maya
4 3 (0.13%) Snapchat
4 3 (0.13%) SPSS
5 2 (0.086%) Blender
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.043%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.043%) Mingle
6 1 (0.043%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.043%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.043%) Weka
Business Applications
1 15 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.30%) Magento
3 5 (0.22%) Actimize
3 5 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.043%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 820 (35.36%) Amazon AWS
2 637 (27.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 184 (7.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 133 (5.74%) GitHub
5 120 (5.17%) SaaS
6 108 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
7 102 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
8 80 (3.45%) Serverless
9 78 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 74 (3.19%) Amazon S3
11 55 (2.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 53 (2.29%) AWS Lambda
13 52 (2.24%) Google Play
14 44 (1.90%) CloudFront
15 40 (1.72%) IaaS
16 35 (1.51%) PaaS
17 34 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 30 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
19 29 (1.25%) Amazon ELB
20 28 (1.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 78 (3.36%) HTTP
2 72 (3.10%) TCP/IP
3 70 (3.02%) Internet
4 58 (2.50%) DNS
5 46 (1.98%) Firewall
6 41 (1.77%) VPN
7 30 (1.29%) SSL
8 15 (0.65%) Network Security
9 14 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
10 13 (0.56%) DHCP
11 9 (0.39%) AMQP
11 9 (0.39%) Intranet
11 9 (0.39%) SNMP
12 8 (0.34%) IPv4
12 8 (0.34%) IPv6
12 8 (0.34%) NetScaler
12 8 (0.34%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.30%) SAN
13 7 (0.30%) SSH
13 7 (0.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 653 (28.16%) MongoDB
2 582 (25.10%) SQL Server
3 468 (20.18%) NoSQL
4 354 (15.27%) PostgreSQL
5 350 (15.09%) MySQL
6 349 (15.05%) Big Data
7 320 (13.80%) Hadoop
8 270 (11.64%) Apache Cassandra
9 262 (11.30%) Redis
10 143 (6.17%) Relational Database
11 122 (5.26%) Apache Hive
12 112 (4.83%) HBase
13 78 (3.36%) SQL Server 2016
14 70 (3.02%) Impala
15 67 (2.89%) Couchbase
16 64 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
16 64 (2.76%) Amazon Redshift
17 63 (2.72%) Flink
18 57 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 57 (2.46%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 427 (18.41%) Git (software)
2 291 (12.55%) Jenkins
3 146 (6.30%) TeamCity
4 118 (5.09%) JIRA
5 99 (4.27%) Selenium
6 84 (3.62%) Maven
7 82 (3.54%) JUnit
8 77 (3.32%) Visual Studio
9 68 (2.93%) Cucumber
10 67 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 67 (2.89%) Subversion
11 57 (2.46%) webpack
12 56 (2.41%) gulp
13 54 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
14 47 (2.03%) Bitbucket
15 46 (1.98%) Jasmine
16 40 (1.72%) GitLab
17 36 (1.55%) Eclipse
17 36 (1.55%) Gradle
17 36 (1.55%) NUnit
General
1 420 (18.11%) Finance
2 250 (10.78%) Games
3 124 (5.35%) Banking
4 106 (4.57%) Investment Banking
5 81 (3.49%) Retail
6 62 (2.67%) Marketing
7 53 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 50 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 28 (1.21%) Front Office
10 25 (1.08%) Electronics
10 25 (1.08%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.99%) Law
12 21 (0.91%) Publishing
13 14 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.47%) Advertising
15 10 (0.43%) Military
16 9 (0.39%) Automotive
16 9 (0.39%) Legal
16 9 (0.39%) Music Industry
17 4 (0.17%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 1,340 (57.78%) Developer
2 407 (17.55%) .NET Developer
3 338 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 294 (12.68%) Senior Developer
5 266 (11.47%) Software Engineer
6 248 (10.69%) C# Developer
7 192 (8.28%) DevOps Engineer
8 176 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 142 (6.12%) Software Developer
10 140 (6.04%) ASP.NET Developer
10 140 (6.04%) Java Engineer
11 139 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 134 (5.78%) Full Stack Developer
13 125 (5.39%) Python Developer
14 117 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 101 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
16 97 (4.18%) PHP Developer
17 92 (3.97%) Architect
18 91 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
19 87 (3.75%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 722 (31.13%) .NET
2 681 (29.37%) AngularJS
3 626 (26.99%) HTML
4 553 (23.85%) CSS
5 490 (21.13%) RabbitMQ
6 437 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 414 (17.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 378 (16.30%) Spring
9 364 (15.70%) Kafka
10 363 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 361 (15.57%) RESTful
12 323 (13.93%) REST
13 317 (13.67%) Node.js
14 284 (12.25%) React
15 261 (11.25%) Web Services
16 251 (10.82%) HTML5
17 225 (9.70%) .NET Framework
18 198 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 172 (7.42%) Elastic Stack
20 169 (7.29%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 250 (10.78%) Computer Science
2 135 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 133 (5.74%) Greenfield Project
4 100 (4.31%) Mobile App
5 89 (3.84%) User Experience
6 86 (3.71%) Tandem
7 72 (3.10%) Data Structures
8 70 (3.02%) Algorithms
9 67 (2.89%) Fintech
10 59 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
11 52 (2.24%) iPhone
12 49 (2.11%) Management Information System
13 43 (1.85%) Public Cloud
14 40 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
14 40 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
15 36 (1.55%) Robotics
16 35 (1.51%) Data Centre
17 34 (1.47%) Linux Command Line
18 33 (1.42%) Replication
19 30 (1.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 614 (26.48%) Linux
2 202 (8.71%) Windows
3 114 (4.92%) CentOS
4 84 (3.62%) Android
5 76 (3.28%) Unix
6 62 (2.67%) Ubuntu
7 42 (1.81%) Windows Server
8 36 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (1.34%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.78%) Debian
11 8 (0.34%) FreeBSD
12 7 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
13 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.17%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.17%) Solaris
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.086%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,306 (56.32%) Agile Software Development
2 617 (26.61%) DevOps
3 510 (21.99%) MVC
4 498 (21.47%) TDD
5 486 (20.96%) Software Engineering
6 469 (20.22%) Microservices
7 300 (12.94%) Scrum
8 283 (12.20%) OO
9 280 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
10 265 (11.43%) Web Application Development
11 251 (10.82%) Open Source
12 247 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
13 233 (10.05%) Web Development
14 232 (10.00%) BDD
15 208 (8.97%) Test Automation
16 191 (8.24%) Analytics
17 177 (7.63%) Multithreading
18 174 (7.50%) Kanban
19 156 (6.73%) Machine Learning
20 146 (6.30%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 965 (41.61%) JavaScript
2 934 (40.28%) Java
3 819 (35.32%) C#
4 771 (33.25%) Python
5 594 (25.61%) SQL
6 240 (10.35%) Ruby
7 216 (9.31%) Java 8
8 193 (8.32%) PHP
9 192 (8.28%) Scala
10 175 (7.55%) Bash Shell
11 145 (6.25%) C++
12 117 (5.05%) PowerShell
13 99 (4.27%) Go
14 90 (3.88%) F#
15 86 (3.71%) Perl
16 82 (3.54%) C
17 66 (2.85%) Shell Script
18 64 (2.76%) ES6
19 62 (2.67%) TypeScript
20 52 (2.24%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 287 (12.38%) Degree
2 144 (6.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 121 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 73 (3.15%) SC Cleared
5 67 (2.89%) DV Cleared
6 42 (1.81%) AWS Certification
7 29 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
9 19 (0.82%) MCPD
10 13 (0.56%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.39%) PhD
12 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.13%) CCNA
13 3 (0.13%) CIPD
13 3 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.13%) RHCE
13 3 (0.13%) RHCSA
14 2 (0.086%) CISSP
14 2 (0.086%) Sun Certification
15 1 (0.043%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.17%) QA
2 18 (0.78%) SLA
3 13 (0.56%) GDPR
4 12 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.17%) MiFID
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.13%) WCAG
9 1 (0.043%) GPG13
9 1 (0.043%) HL7
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 631 (27.21%) Docker
2 73 (3.15%) Apache Flume
3 51 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 49 (2.11%) Varnish
5 38 (1.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 37 (1.60%) HDFS
7 33 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
8 28 (1.21%) Hyper-V
9 23 (0.99%) Active Directory
10 18 (0.78%) vSphere
11 10 (0.43%) LXC
12 9 (0.39%) Snort
13 8 (0.34%) KVM
13 8 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.26%) QEMU
14 6 (0.26%) Xen
15 4 (0.17%) iptables
15 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.13%) XenApp
17 2 (0.086%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 334 (14.40%) Kibana
2 287 (12.38%) Kubernetes
3 268 (11.56%) Ansible
4 204 (8.80%) Puppet
5 194 (8.37%) Opscode Chef
6 180 (7.76%) Terraform
7 145 (6.25%) logstash
8 77 (3.32%) Grafana
9 55 (2.37%) Hadoop YARN
10 47 (2.03%) Nagios
11 44 (1.90%) Oozie
11 44 (1.90%) Packer
12 40 (1.72%) Graphite
13 34 (1.47%) HAProxy
14 33 (1.42%) ZABBIX
15 28 (1.21%) Mesos
16 23 (0.99%) Prometheus
17 22 (0.95%) Cobbler
18 21 (0.91%) Rancher
19 17 (0.73%) Icinga
Vendors
1 331 (14.27%) Google
2 248 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 121 (5.22%) Oracle
4 108 (4.66%) VMware
5 59 (2.54%) New Relic
6 58 (2.50%) Cloudera
7 54 (2.33%) Red Hat
8 53 (2.29%) Tableau
9 49 (2.11%) Splunk
10 47 (2.03%) Hortonworks
10 47 (2.03%) ServiceNow
11 38 (1.64%) MapR
12 37 (1.60%) SAP
13 34 (1.47%) Databricks
14 33 (1.42%) Zend
15 32 (1.38%) Atlassian
16 28 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
17 24 (1.03%) SaltStack
18 22 (0.95%) Cisco
18 22 (0.95%) Facebook